The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Chemistry in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Chemistry over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Chemistry
Rank 78 104 101
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -3
Permanent jobs citing Chemistry 31 4 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.79% 0.27% 1.28%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.61% 0.57% 2.68%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 25
Average salary £36,500 - £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,250 £34,762
% change year-on-year
-0.70% +1.40%
Chemistry
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Miscellaneous Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
859 696 971
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 49.51% 46.37% 47.81%
Number of salaries quoted 615 543 794
Average salary £42,000 £39,750 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.66% +4.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Chemistry
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Chemistry across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Chemistry Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Chemistry
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Chemistry across the Cambridge region.

Chemistry Salary Trend in Cambridge

Chemistry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Chemistry also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Chemistry.

1 25 (62.50%) Electronics
1 25 (62.50%) Military
2 21 (52.50%) Manufacturing
3 20 (50.00%) Degree
4 16 (40.00%) CAD
5 15 (37.50%) MATLAB
5 15 (37.50%) LabVIEW
6 14 (35.00%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (30.00%) Marketing
8 11 (27.50%) Biology
8 11 (27.50%) Life Science
9 9 (22.50%) Pharmaceutical
10 7 (17.50%) HTML
10 7 (17.50%) CSS
10 7 (17.50%) Stress Analysis
10 7 (17.50%) SolidWorks
11 6 (15.00%) C
12 4 (10.00%) Mentoring
13 3 (7.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
13 3 (7.50%) Statistical Analysis
13 3 (7.50%) VHDL
13 3 (7.50%) Verilog
13 3 (7.50%) ION Trading
13 3 (7.50%) Data Analysis
13 3 (7.50%) Software Engineering
13 3 (7.50%) R
13 3 (7.50%) Algorithms
13 3 (7.50%) Business Development
13 3 (7.50%) Java SE
13 3 (7.50%) Mathematics

Chemistry
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Chemistry also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Chemistry. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (7.50%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) S-PLUS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 15 (37.50%) LabVIEW
2 2 (5.00%) Fiddler
General
1 25 (62.50%) Electronics
1 25 (62.50%) Military
2 21 (52.50%) Manufacturing
3 12 (30.00%) Marketing
4 9 (22.50%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (7.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (17.50%) Author
1 7 (17.50%) Technical Author
1 7 (17.50%) Mechanical Engineer
2 6 (15.00%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (12.50%) Software Engineer
3 5 (12.50%) Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) Senior Mechanical Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Firmware Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Data Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Electronics Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Junior Software Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Junior
5 3 (7.50%) Project Manager
6 2 (5.00%) Business Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Test Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Software Test Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Mechanical Design Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Senior Design Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Senior Mechanical Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.50%) HTML
1 7 (17.50%) CSS
2 3 (7.50%) Java SE
3 2 (5.00%) REST
3 2 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (35.00%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (27.50%) Biology
2 11 (27.50%) Life Science
3 3 (7.50%) Algorithms
3 3 (7.50%) VHDL
3 3 (7.50%) Verilog
3 3 (7.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 3 (7.50%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (40.00%) CAD
2 7 (17.50%) Stress Analysis
3 4 (10.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (7.50%) Business Development
4 3 (7.50%) Data Analysis
4 3 (7.50%) Software Engineering
4 3 (7.50%) Statistical Analysis
5 2 (5.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (5.00%) Business Analysis
5 2 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (5.00%) Performance Testing
5 2 (5.00%) Test Scripting
5 2 (5.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.50%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 15 (37.50%) MATLAB
2 6 (15.00%) C
3 3 (7.50%) C++
3 3 (7.50%) R
3 3 (7.50%) VBA
3 3 (7.50%) Python
4 2 (5.00%) Java
4 2 (5.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 20 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) GLP
1 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 3 (7.50%) Firmware
Vendors
1 7 (17.50%) SolidWorks
2 3 (7.50%) ION Trading
2 3 (7.50%) EMC
2 3 (7.50%) Nokia
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