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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Chemistry
Rank - 116 -
Permanent jobs citing Chemistry 0 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge - 0.13% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.30% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £33,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-20.89% -4.28%
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
680 674 835
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 49.24% 45.14% 46.26%
Number of salaries quoted 534 551 656
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 25 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) C++
2 5 (83.33%) Mac OS X
2 5 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 5 (83.33%) Qt
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Bioinformatics
3 1 (16.67%) Proteomics
3 1 (16.67%) Open Source
3 1 (16.67%) R
3 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) Biology
3 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (16.67%) Life Science
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Validation
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) Perl
3 1 (16.67%) MySQL
3 1 (16.67%) Unix
3 1 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (16.67%) PhD

Chemistry
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) C++ Software Engineer
1 5 (83.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Biology
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (16.67%) Life Science
1 1 (16.67%) Proteomics
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Mac OS X
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Bioinformatics
2 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Open Source
2 1 (16.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C++
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) Perl
2 1 (16.67%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) PhD