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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Chemistry
Rank 110 81 -
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -
Permanent jobs citing Chemistry 6 35 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.40% 2.17% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.84% 4.44% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 0
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £46,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-24.32% +15.62%
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
715 789 695
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 47.29% 48.95% 49.08%
Number of salaries quoted 491 564 599
Average salary £40,000 £40,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.62% +0.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
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 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 15 (88.24%) Linux
2 14 (82.35%) C++
3 13 (76.47%) Windows
4 12 (70.59%) Mac OS X
4 12 (70.59%) Qt
5 6 (35.29%) Software Engineering
5 6 (35.29%) Web Development
5 6 (35.29%) QA
6 4 (23.53%) Java
6 4 (23.53%) Perl
7 3 (17.65%) Python
7 3 (17.65%) PhD
8 2 (11.76%) Fortran
8 2 (11.76%) HTTP
8 2 (11.76%) C
8 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (11.76%) Life Science
8 2 (11.76%) Degree
8 2 (11.76%) Mathematics
8 2 (11.76%) Biology
9 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
9 1 (5.88%) Statistics
9 1 (5.88%) Marketing
9 1 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
9 1 (5.88%) Proteomics
9 1 (5.88%) Open Source
9 1 (5.88%) R
9 1 (5.88%) REST
9 1 (5.88%) Natural Language Processing
9 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement

Chemistry
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) HTTP
2 1 (5.88%) DNS
2 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) MySQL
1 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Fiddler
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
1 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) C++ Software Engineer
1 6 (35.29%) Software Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) C++ Developer
2 5 (29.41%) Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Administrator
3 1 (5.88%) C++ Programmer
3 1 (5.88%) Programmer
3 1 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (5.88%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (70.59%) Qt
2 1 (5.88%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (5.88%) REST
2 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Biology
1 2 (11.76%) Life Science
1 2 (11.76%) Mathematics
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.88%) Proteomics
2 1 (5.88%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 15 (88.24%) Linux
2 13 (76.47%) Windows
3 12 (70.59%) Mac OS X
4 1 (5.88%) Unix
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Software Engineering
1 6 (35.29%) Web Development
2 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.88%) Bioinformatics
3 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (5.88%) Data Analysis
3 1 (5.88%) DevOps
3 1 (5.88%) Kanban
3 1 (5.88%) Open Source
3 1 (5.88%) Performance Testing
3 1 (5.88%) Scrum
3 1 (5.88%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (5.88%) Test Automation
3 1 (5.88%) Validation
3 1 (5.88%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 1 (5.88%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 14 (82.35%) C++
2 4 (23.53%) Java
2 4 (23.53%) Perl
3 3 (17.65%) Python
4 2 (11.76%) C
4 2 (11.76%) Fortran
5 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
5 1 (5.88%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) PhD
2 2 (11.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (35.29%) QA
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