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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Chemistry
Rank 104 - 118
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Chemistry 3 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.21% - 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.46% - 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-10.66% +7.14%
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
650 805 753
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 44.64% 48.00% 38.93%
Number of salaries quoted 515 667 627
Average salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.62% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 27 March 2015, 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 (67.57%) Electronics
1 25 (67.57%) Military
2 23 (62.16%) Degree
3 19 (51.35%) Manufacturing
4 16 (43.24%) CAD
5 15 (40.54%) MATLAB
5 15 (40.54%) LabVIEW
6 12 (32.43%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (18.92%) Stress Analysis
7 7 (18.92%) SolidWorks
8 6 (16.22%) Biology
8 6 (16.22%) Life Science
8 6 (16.22%) C
8 6 (16.22%) VBA
9 5 (13.51%) Marketing
10 4 (10.81%) Perl
10 4 (10.81%) Java
10 4 (10.81%) Python
10 4 (10.81%) Test Scripting
10 4 (10.81%) Mentoring
11 3 (8.11%) Fiddler
11 3 (8.11%) Performance Testing
11 3 (8.11%) Algorithms
11 3 (8.11%) Test Automation
11 3 (8.11%) R
11 3 (8.11%) REST
11 3 (8.11%) PhD
11 3 (8.11%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (8.11%) Web Services
11 3 (8.11%) SAS

Chemistry
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 (8.11%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) S-PLUS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.11%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (5.41%) Data Mining
2 2 (5.41%) Big Data
2 2 (5.41%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 15 (40.54%) LabVIEW
2 3 (8.11%) Fiddler
3 2 (5.41%) Cucumber
3 2 (5.41%) Selenium
3 2 (5.41%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.70%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 25 (67.57%) Electronics
1 25 (67.57%) Military
2 19 (51.35%) Manufacturing
3 5 (13.51%) Marketing
4 3 (8.11%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (8.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (18.92%) Mechanical Engineer
2 6 (16.22%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (13.51%) Software Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Test Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Senior Mechanical Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Firmware Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Electronics Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Junior Software Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Project Manager
5 3 (8.11%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Junior
5 3 (8.11%) Data Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Business Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Software Test Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Business Intelligence Manager
7 1 (2.70%) Senior Design Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Automated Test Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Senior Mechanical Design Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.11%) Web Services
1 3 (8.11%) Java SE
1 3 (8.11%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 12 (32.43%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (16.22%) Biology
2 6 (16.22%) Life Science
3 3 (8.11%) Biotechnology
3 3 (8.11%) Algorithms
3 3 (8.11%) VHDL
3 3 (8.11%) Verilog
3 3 (8.11%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 3 (8.11%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (43.24%) CAD
2 7 (18.92%) Stress Analysis
3 4 (10.81%) Test Scripting
3 4 (10.81%) Mentoring
4 3 (8.11%) Data Analysis
4 3 (8.11%) Test Automation
4 3 (8.11%) Software Engineering
4 3 (8.11%) Statistical Analysis
4 3 (8.11%) Business Development
4 3 (8.11%) Performance Testing
5 2 (5.41%) ETL
5 2 (5.41%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (5.41%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (5.41%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (5.41%) Automated Testing
5 2 (5.41%) Manual Testing
6 1 (2.70%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 15 (40.54%) MATLAB
2 6 (16.22%) C
2 6 (16.22%) VBA
3 4 (10.81%) Python
3 4 (10.81%) Perl
3 4 (10.81%) Java
4 3 (8.11%) JavaScript
4 3 (8.11%) C++
4 3 (8.11%) SQL
4 3 (8.11%) R
5 2 (5.41%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (62.16%) Degree
2 3 (8.11%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) GLP
System Software
1 3 (8.11%) Firmware
Vendors
1 7 (18.92%) SolidWorks
2 3 (8.11%) ION Trading
2 3 (8.11%) EMC
2 3 (8.11%) Nokia
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle