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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Chemistry
Rank 794 808 791
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -17
Permanent jobs citing Chemistry 52 40 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.053% 0.041% 0.061%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.14% 0.10% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 47 28 50
Average salary £50,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.57% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,700 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
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
36934 39341 37343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.77% 40.02% 38.56%
Number of salaries quoted 29780 30948 30793
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 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 5 March 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 5 March 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
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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
London +42 21 £50,000 -18.69% 2
South West - 13 £33,500 - 1
East of England +4 7 £56,250 - 2
South East -32 7 £40,000 -
West Midlands - 2 £46,250 -
North West 0 1 £37,500 +50.00% 1
Chemistry
UK

Chemistry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 79 (57.66%) Degree
2 72 (52.55%) Computer Science
3 71 (51.82%) Mathematics
4 69 (50.36%) Physics
5 50 (36.50%) Agile Software Development
6 48 (35.04%) Microsoft
7 47 (34.31%) PhD
7 47 (34.31%) Software Engineering
8 43 (31.39%) SQL
9 35 (25.55%) MATLAB
10 34 (24.82%) JavaScript
11 32 (23.36%) .NET
11 32 (23.36%) Biology
11 32 (23.36%) Analytical Skills
12 30 (21.90%) HTML
13 29 (21.17%) Web Services
14 28 (20.44%) C#
14 28 (20.44%) Python
15 27 (19.71%) Java
16 26 (18.98%) SQL Server
16 26 (18.98%) CSS
16 26 (18.98%) jQuery
17 25 (18.25%) Electronics
17 25 (18.25%) Military
17 25 (18.25%) Analytics
18 23 (16.79%) R
19 21 (15.33%) Bioinformatics
19 21 (15.33%) Life Science
19 21 (15.33%) Algorithms
20 19 (13.87%) Manufacturing

Chemistry
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 12 (8.76%) SAS
2 11 (8.03%) IIS
3 10 (7.30%) Apache Pig
4 3 (2.19%) CMS
5 2 (1.46%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.73%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 18 (13.14%) MS Excel
2 9 (6.57%) SPSS
2 9 (6.57%) CPLEX
3 6 (4.38%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.19%) Photoshop
4 3 (2.19%) S-PLUS
4 3 (2.19%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (1.46%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.19%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.19%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (2.19%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.92%) VoIP
1 4 (2.92%) HTTP
2 2 (1.46%) Firewall
2 2 (1.46%) VLAN
2 2 (1.46%) Unified Communications
2 2 (1.46%) PBX
3 1 (0.73%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.73%) Intranet
3 1 (0.73%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (18.98%) SQL Server
2 14 (10.22%) Big Data
2 14 (10.22%) SQL Server 2012
3 12 (8.76%) Hadoop
4 11 (8.03%) Relational Database
4 11 (8.03%) Data Mining
5 8 (5.84%) MongoDB
6 6 (4.38%) MySQL
7 4 (2.92%) Oracle Database
8 3 (2.19%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.46%) OLTP
9 2 (1.46%) DB2
9 2 (1.46%) OLAP
9 2 (1.46%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (1.46%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.73%) Apache Hive
10 1 (0.73%) UniData
Development Applications
1 15 (10.95%) LabVIEW
2 13 (9.49%) Visual Studio
3 10 (7.30%) Selenium
3 10 (7.30%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (5.11%) QuickTest Pro
5 6 (4.38%) JMeter
5 6 (4.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (2.92%) Eclipse
6 4 (2.92%) Fiddler
7 3 (2.19%) Dreamweaver
8 2 (1.46%) Subversion
8 2 (1.46%) JUnit
8 2 (1.46%) JProfiler
8 2 (1.46%) Cucumber
8 2 (1.46%) Hudson
8 2 (1.46%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.73%) Git (software)
General
1 25 (18.25%) Electronics
1 25 (18.25%) Military
2 19 (13.87%) Manufacturing
3 17 (12.41%) Finance
4 15 (10.95%) Pharmaceutical
5 13 (9.49%) Marketing
6 9 (6.57%) Retail
7 6 (4.38%) Games
8 4 (2.92%) Investment Banking
8 4 (2.92%) Banking
9 3 (2.19%) Legal
10 2 (1.46%) Publishing
11 1 (0.73%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.73%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 41 (29.93%) Developer
2 24 (17.52%) C# Developer
3 22 (16.06%) Software Engineer
4 18 (13.14%) Graduate
5 16 (11.68%) C# .NET Developer
6 14 (10.22%) Junior
7 11 (8.03%) Junior Developer
8 10 (7.30%) Analyst
8 10 (7.30%) Software Developer
9 9 (6.57%) Tester
9 9 (6.57%) Web Developer
9 9 (6.57%) Data Analyst
9 9 (6.57%) Data Scientist
10 8 (5.84%) Software Tester
10 8 (5.84%) Project Manager
11 7 (5.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 7 (5.11%) Mechanical Engineer
12 6 (4.38%) Training Consultant
12 6 (4.38%) Junior Web Developer
12 6 (4.38%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (23.36%) .NET
2 30 (21.90%) HTML
3 29 (21.17%) Web Services
4 26 (18.98%) CSS
4 26 (18.98%) jQuery
5 17 (12.41%) HTML5
6 15 (10.95%) CSS3
6 15 (10.95%) ASP.NET
7 14 (10.22%) XML
8 12 (8.76%) JSON
9 11 (8.03%) WCF
10 9 (6.57%) RESTful
11 7 (5.11%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (5.11%) AngularJS
12 6 (4.38%) RabbitMQ
12 6 (4.38%) REST
12 6 (4.38%) J2EE
13 5 (3.65%) Ajax
14 4 (2.92%) SOAP
15 3 (2.19%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 72 (52.55%) Computer Science
2 71 (51.82%) Mathematics
3 69 (50.36%) Physics
4 32 (23.36%) Biology
4 32 (23.36%) Analytical Skills
5 21 (15.33%) Algorithms
5 21 (15.33%) Life Science
6 15 (10.95%) Biotechnology
6 15 (10.95%) Economics
7 13 (9.49%) Visualisation
8 11 (8.03%) Statistics
9 9 (6.57%) Artificial Intelligence
9 9 (6.57%) Neural Network
9 9 (6.57%) Digital Media
9 9 (6.57%) Applied Mathematics
9 9 (6.57%) Informatics
9 9 (6.57%) Psychology
10 7 (5.11%) Data Structures
11 3 (2.19%) Blog
11 3 (2.19%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 14 (10.22%) Linux
2 13 (9.49%) Windows
3 9 (6.57%) Solaris
4 7 (5.11%) Mac OS X
5 6 (4.38%) UNIX
6 2 (1.46%) Android
7 1 (0.73%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (36.50%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (34.31%) Software Engineering
3 25 (18.25%) Analytics
4 21 (15.33%) Bioinformatics
5 17 (12.41%) CAD
6 16 (11.68%) MVC
7 15 (10.95%) Scrum
8 13 (9.49%) Data Analysis
9 12 (8.76%) Statistical Analysis
9 12 (8.76%) OO
10 11 (8.03%) Data Modelling
10 11 (8.03%) TDD
11 10 (7.30%) CRM
12 9 (6.57%) OOD
12 9 (6.57%) Econometrics
12 9 (6.57%) Web Design
12 9 (6.57%) Systems Analysis
12 9 (6.57%) Business Analysis
12 9 (6.57%) Machine Learning
12 9 (6.57%) Predictive Modelling
Programming Languages
1 43 (31.39%) SQL
2 35 (25.55%) MATLAB
3 34 (24.82%) JavaScript
4 28 (20.44%) C#
4 28 (20.44%) Python
5 27 (19.71%) Java
6 23 (16.79%) R
7 17 (12.41%) C++
8 15 (10.95%) C
9 9 (6.57%) Ruby
9 9 (6.57%) Clojure
10 8 (5.84%) PL/SQL
11 7 (5.11%) Perl
12 6 (4.38%) VBA
13 4 (2.92%) T-SQL
14 3 (2.19%) Fortran
14 3 (2.19%) Shell Script
14 3 (2.19%) Bash Shell
15 2 (1.46%) SPARQL
16 1 (0.73%) Scala
Qualifications
1 79 (57.66%) Degree
2 47 (34.31%) PhD
3 15 (10.95%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (4.38%) CIPD
4 6 (4.38%) ISEB
5 4 (2.92%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.30%) QA
2 7 (5.11%) GLP
3 1 (0.73%) HL7
System Software
1 3 (2.19%) Firmware
2 2 (1.46%) VMware Server
2 2 (1.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.46%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (4.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 48 (35.04%) Microsoft
2 15 (10.95%) Oracle
3 7 (5.11%) SolidWorks
4 3 (2.19%) Twitter
4 3 (2.19%) ION Trading
4 3 (2.19%) Google
4 3 (2.19%) EMC
4 3 (2.19%) Nokia
4 3 (2.19%) Adobe
5 2 (1.46%) Sophos
5 2 (1.46%) Sybase
5 2 (1.46%) WatchGuard
5 2 (1.46%) SonicWALL
5 2 (1.46%) Lumension
5 2 (1.46%) VMware
5 2 (1.46%) Mitel
6 1 (0.73%) HP
6 1 (0.73%) Dell
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