The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Chemistry in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Chemistry over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Chemistry
Rank 837 786 771
Rank change year-on-year
-51 -15
Permanent jobs citing Chemistry 46 110 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.045% 0.098% 0.098%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.11% 0.24% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 40 95 82
Average salary £24,500 £35,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% -26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £28,000 £27,050
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £24,500 £34,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-27.94% -16.04%
Chemistry
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Miscellaneous Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
41407 44899 41644
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 40.19% 40.05% 40.52%
Number of salaries quoted 33182 35905 34095
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Chemistry
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Chemistry across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Chemistry Jobs Demand Trend in England

Chemistry
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Chemistry across the England region.

Chemistry Salary Trend in England

Chemistry
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Chemistry across the England region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

Chemistry Salary Histogram in England

Chemistry
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Chemistry within the England region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East -33 25 £22,500 -33.82% 1
East of England +10 9 £37,500 +11.94% 3
North West +5 4 £35,250 +71.95% 1
Yorkshire +4 4 - -
London +25 3 £55,000 +22.22% 4
West Midlands -10 1 £35,000 -
Chemistry
UK

Chemistry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 70 (77.78%) Degree
2 65 (72.22%) Physics
3 63 (70.00%) Mathematics
4 56 (62.22%) Computer Science
5 42 (46.67%) .NET
6 38 (42.22%) Software Engineering
7 36 (40.00%) SQL
8 28 (31.11%) SQL Server
9 25 (27.78%) Python
9 25 (27.78%) PhD
10 23 (25.56%) Agile Software Development
10 23 (25.56%) VB.NET
11 22 (24.44%) Microsoft
12 21 (23.33%) VB
13 20 (22.22%) C++
14 18 (20.00%) Java
14 18 (20.00%) Analytics
15 17 (18.89%) Analytical Skills
16 16 (17.78%) C
16 16 (17.78%) MATLAB
17 15 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
17 15 (16.67%) Linux
17 15 (16.67%) Biology
17 15 (16.67%) Marketing
17 15 (16.67%) R
18 14 (15.56%) jQuery
18 14 (15.56%) JavaScript
18 14 (15.56%) Scrum
19 13 (14.44%) HTML
19 13 (14.44%) CSS

Chemistry
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 9 (10.00%) IIS
2 6 (6.67%) SAS
2 6 (6.67%) Apache Pig
3 3 (3.33%) CMS
4 1 (1.11%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 6 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.56%) CPLEX
3 3 (3.33%) Photoshop
3 3 (3.33%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (2.22%) SPSS
5 1 (1.11%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.44%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (4.44%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.33%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.44%) Internet
2 2 (2.22%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.11%) Intranet
3 1 (1.11%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.11%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (31.11%) SQL Server
2 10 (11.11%) Big Data
3 9 (10.00%) Hadoop
4 7 (7.78%) Data Mining
5 4 (4.44%) MongoDB
6 3 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (3.33%) Apache Hive
6 3 (3.33%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.22%) OLAP
8 1 (1.11%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.11%) Spotfire
8 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.11%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (4.44%) Visual Studio
3 3 (3.33%) Dreamweaver
4 2 (2.22%) Git (software)
General
1 15 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
1 15 (16.67%) Marketing
2 5 (5.56%) Retail
2 5 (5.56%) Finance
3 4 (4.44%) Manufacturing
3 4 (4.44%) Games
4 3 (3.33%) Legal
5 1 (1.11%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 39 (43.33%) Developer
2 24 (26.67%) Analyst
3 23 (25.56%) Support Analyst
3 23 (25.56%) Technical Support
3 23 (25.56%) Applications Support
3 23 (25.56%) Technical Support Analyst
3 23 (25.56%) Applications Support Analyst
3 23 (25.56%) Technical Analyst
4 20 (22.22%) Junior
5 19 (21.11%) Junior Developer
6 14 (15.56%) Software Engineer
7 13 (14.44%) Graduate
8 10 (11.11%) Applications Developer
8 10 (11.11%) Analyst Developer
8 10 (11.11%) Junior Analyst
8 10 (11.11%) Junior Analyst Developer
8 10 (11.11%) Junior Applications Developer
8 10 (11.11%) Junior Support Analyst
8 10 (11.11%) Technical Developer
9 9 (10.00%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (46.67%) .NET
2 14 (15.56%) jQuery
3 13 (14.44%) CSS
3 13 (14.44%) Web Services
3 13 (14.44%) HTML
4 12 (13.33%) JSON
5 11 (12.22%) XML
6 6 (6.67%) Qt
7 5 (5.56%) ASP.NET
8 4 (4.44%) RESTful
8 4 (4.44%) HTML5
8 4 (4.44%) RabbitMQ
8 4 (4.44%) CSS3
9 3 (3.33%) Ajax
9 3 (3.33%) AngularJS
10 2 (2.22%) D3.js
10 2 (2.22%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1 (1.11%) .NET Framework
11 1 (1.11%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 65 (72.22%) Physics
2 63 (70.00%) Mathematics
3 56 (62.22%) Computer Science
4 17 (18.89%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (16.67%) Biology
6 11 (12.22%) Algorithms
7 9 (10.00%) Visualisation
8 7 (7.78%) Informatics
9 6 (6.67%) Applied Mathematics
9 6 (6.67%) Life Science
10 5 (5.56%) Digital Media
10 5 (5.56%) Data Structures
10 5 (5.56%) Statistics
10 5 (5.56%) Psychology
10 5 (5.56%) Artificial Intelligence
10 5 (5.56%) Neural Network
10 5 (5.56%) Economics
11 4 (4.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 4 (4.44%) SCADA
12 3 (3.33%) Biotechnology
Operating Systems
1 15 (16.67%) Linux
2 7 (7.78%) UNIX
3 6 (6.67%) Windows
4 5 (5.56%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (42.22%) Software Engineering
2 23 (25.56%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (20.00%) Analytics
4 14 (15.56%) Scrum
5 11 (12.22%) Software Testing
6 10 (11.11%) CRM
7 9 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
7 9 (10.00%) Web Design
7 9 (10.00%) Time Management
8 7 (7.78%) OO
9 6 (6.67%) PRINCE2
9 6 (6.67%) ETL
9 6 (6.67%) Project Management
9 6 (6.67%) Web Development
9 6 (6.67%) Statistical Analysis
9 6 (6.67%) Technical Analysis
9 6 (6.67%) Bioinformatics
10 5 (5.56%) Predictive Modelling
10 5 (5.56%) Machine Learning
10 5 (5.56%) Bayesian Methods
Programming Languages
1 36 (40.00%) SQL
2 25 (27.78%) Python
3 23 (25.56%) VB.NET
4 21 (23.33%) VB
5 20 (22.22%) C++
6 18 (20.00%) Java
7 16 (17.78%) C
7 16 (17.78%) MATLAB
8 15 (16.67%) R
9 14 (15.56%) JavaScript
10 11 (12.22%) C#
11 6 (6.67%) Perl
12 5 (5.56%) Clojure
12 5 (5.56%) Ruby
13 4 (4.44%) Shell Script
13 4 (4.44%) Fortran
14 3 (3.33%) VBA
14 3 (3.33%) Scala
15 2 (2.22%) T-SQL
16 1 (1.11%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 70 (77.78%) Degree
2 25 (27.78%) PhD
3 4 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.00%) QA
2 1 (1.11%) HL7
Vendors
1 22 (24.44%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.33%) Adobe
2 3 (3.33%) Google
2 3 (3.33%) Twitter
3 2 (2.22%) Oracle
4 1 (1.11%) Xilinx
4 1 (1.11%) HP
4 1 (1.11%) Dell
London
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Central London / West End
carwow
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
West London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus and benefits and Training
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + Career Progression
Posted: 5 days ago
Salisbury
Real Staffing
Salary: £52000 - £62000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £30k + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Stockport
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago