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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Chemistry
Rank - 105 115
Permanent jobs citing Chemistry 0 6 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge - 0.40% 0.60%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.88% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 13
Average salary - £55,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +100.00%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £34,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-13.04% +1.47%
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
867 680 1006
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 48.82% 45.82% 46.53%
Number of salaries quoted 595 537 843
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,556 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £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 23 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 11 (100.00%) Biology
1 11 (100.00%) Life Science
2 9 (81.82%) Marketing
2 9 (81.82%) Pharmaceutical
3 7 (63.64%) CSS
3 7 (63.64%) HTML
4 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (18.18%) Fiddler
5 2 (18.18%) Performance Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
5 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
5 2 (18.18%) REST
5 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
5 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) Java
5 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
5 2 (18.18%) Perl
5 2 (18.18%) Web Services
5 2 (18.18%) HTTP
6 1 (9.09%) QA

Chemistry
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Fiddler
General
1 9 (81.82%) Marketing
1 9 (81.82%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Author
1 7 (63.64%) Technical Author
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Test Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Test Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) CSS
1 7 (63.64%) HTML
2 2 (18.18%) REST
2 2 (18.18%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (100.00%) Biology
1 11 (100.00%) Life Science
2 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Performance Testing
1 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
1 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
1 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
1 2 (18.18%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) Java
1 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
1 2 (18.18%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA