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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Chemistry
Rank 75 109 97
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -12
Permanent jobs citing Chemistry 34 1 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.97% 0.068% 1.54%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.02% 0.14% 3.38%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 27
Average salary £36,500 - £30,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 - £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,100 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +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
846 713 857
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 48.93% 48.34% 45.39%
Number of salaries quoted 598 567 685
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 24 December 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 (59.52%) Electronics
1 25 (59.52%) Military
2 20 (47.62%) Manufacturing
2 20 (47.62%) Degree
3 16 (38.10%) CAD
4 15 (35.71%) MATLAB
4 15 (35.71%) LabVIEW
5 13 (30.95%) Biology
5 13 (30.95%) Life Science
5 13 (30.95%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (28.57%) Marketing
7 8 (19.05%) Pharmaceutical
8 7 (16.67%) HTML
8 7 (16.67%) CSS
8 7 (16.67%) SolidWorks
8 7 (16.67%) Stress Analysis
9 6 (14.29%) C
10 4 (9.52%) Java
10 4 (9.52%) Perl
10 4 (9.52%) Python
10 4 (9.52%) Test Scripting
10 4 (9.52%) Mentoring
11 3 (7.14%) C++
11 3 (7.14%) JavaScript
11 3 (7.14%) VBA
11 3 (7.14%) Web Services
11 3 (7.14%) SAS
11 3 (7.14%) HTTP
11 3 (7.14%) EMC
11 3 (7.14%) Nokia

Chemistry
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (7.14%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (7.14%) S-PLUS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.76%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 15 (35.71%) LabVIEW
2 3 (7.14%) Fiddler
3 2 (4.76%) Cucumber
3 2 (4.76%) Selenium
3 2 (4.76%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.38%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 25 (59.52%) Electronics
1 25 (59.52%) Military
2 20 (47.62%) Manufacturing
3 12 (28.57%) Marketing
4 8 (19.05%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (16.67%) Author
1 7 (16.67%) Technical Author
1 7 (16.67%) Mechanical Engineer
2 6 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (11.90%) Software Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) Analyst
4 4 (9.52%) Senior Mechanical Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) Test Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Electronics Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Junior Software Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Firmware Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Junior
5 3 (7.14%) Project Manager
5 3 (7.14%) Data Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Software Test Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) Senior Test Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) Mechanical Design Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) Senior Design Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) Automated Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (16.67%) HTML
1 7 (16.67%) CSS
2 3 (7.14%) Web Services
2 3 (7.14%) Java SE
2 3 (7.14%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 13 (30.95%) Biology
1 13 (30.95%) Life Science
1 13 (30.95%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.14%) Algorithms
2 3 (7.14%) VHDL
2 3 (7.14%) Verilog
2 3 (7.14%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 3 (7.14%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (38.10%) CAD
2 7 (16.67%) Stress Analysis
3 4 (9.52%) Test Scripting
3 4 (9.52%) Mentoring
4 3 (7.14%) Business Development
4 3 (7.14%) Performance Testing
4 3 (7.14%) Test Automation
4 3 (7.14%) Data Analysis
4 3 (7.14%) Software Engineering
4 3 (7.14%) Statistical Analysis
5 2 (4.76%) Automated Testing
5 2 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (4.76%) Manual Testing
6 1 (2.38%) Validation
6 1 (2.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.38%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (2.38%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 15 (35.71%) MATLAB
2 6 (14.29%) C
3 4 (9.52%) Java
3 4 (9.52%) Perl
3 4 (9.52%) Python
4 3 (7.14%) VBA
4 3 (7.14%) R
4 3 (7.14%) JavaScript
4 3 (7.14%) C++
Qualifications
1 20 (47.62%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) GLP
System Software
1 3 (7.14%) Firmware
Vendors
1 7 (16.67%) SolidWorks
2 3 (7.14%) ION Trading
2 3 (7.14%) EMC
2 3 (7.14%) Nokia
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