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

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Chemistry
Rank 870 861 887
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +26
Permanent jobs citing Chemistry 39 68 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.041% 0.069% 0.031%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.097% 0.17% 0.074%
Number of salaries quoted 34 42 22
Average salary £35,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £33,500 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £43,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +9.37%
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
40124 40186 40378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 42.48% 40.48% 41.19%
Number of salaries quoted 32642 32815 31782
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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 +21 9 £24,500 -38.75% 1
East of England -27 9 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Yorkshire - 9 £35,000 -
London -1 7 £50,000 - 2
South West -18 3 £37,500 -25.00% 1
West Midlands -15 1 £20,000 -56.75%
Chemistry
UK

Chemistry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 58 (50.43%) Degree
2 57 (49.57%) Computer Science
3 51 (44.35%) Physics
4 43 (37.39%) Mathematics
5 35 (30.43%) C++
6 34 (29.57%) Software Engineering
7 31 (26.96%) HTML
8 29 (25.22%) Linux
9 28 (24.35%) CSS
9 28 (24.35%) SQL
10 23 (20.00%) Windows
10 23 (20.00%) .NET
10 23 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
11 22 (19.13%) Qt
12 21 (18.26%) Java
13 20 (17.39%) Web Development
13 20 (17.39%) Biology
14 19 (16.52%) Mac OS X
14 19 (16.52%) PhD
15 18 (15.65%) VB
15 18 (15.65%) Analytical Skills
16 17 (14.78%) VB.NET
16 17 (14.78%) Python
16 17 (14.78%) Finance
17 15 (13.04%) JavaScript
17 15 (13.04%) Life Science
18 14 (12.17%) Marketing
19 13 (11.30%) QA
20 11 (9.57%) Manual Testing
20 11 (9.57%) Pharmaceutical

Chemistry
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 3 (2.61%) Apache Solr
2 1 (0.87%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (6.09%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.61%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.74%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.87%) SAP CO
1 1 (0.87%) SAP FI
1 1 (0.87%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.87%) Google Analytics
1 1 (0.87%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.74%) HTTP
1 2 (1.74%) Internet
2 1 (0.87%) DNS
2 1 (0.87%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.09%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.48%) MySQL
2 4 (3.48%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (2.61%) Big Data
3 3 (2.61%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.87%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (3.48%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.74%) Selenium
3 1 (0.87%) Fiddler
3 1 (0.87%) HP UFT
3 1 (0.87%) JUnit
3 1 (0.87%) LabVIEW
General
1 17 (14.78%) Finance
2 14 (12.17%) Marketing
3 11 (9.57%) Pharmaceutical
4 8 (6.96%) Banking
4 8 (6.96%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.48%) Advertising
6 2 (1.74%) Front Office
7 1 (0.87%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.87%) Electronics
7 1 (0.87%) Games
7 1 (0.87%) Legal
7 1 (0.87%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.87%) Military
7 1 (0.87%) Publishing
7 1 (0.87%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (28.70%) Developer
2 24 (20.87%) Analyst
3 21 (18.26%) Junior
4 20 (17.39%) Applications Support
5 19 (16.52%) Support Analyst
6 15 (13.04%) Applications Support Analyst
7 14 (12.17%) Graduate
8 13 (11.30%) C++ Developer
8 13 (11.30%) Software Engineer
9 12 (10.43%) Junior Analyst
9 12 (10.43%) Junior Applications Support
9 12 (10.43%) Junior Support Analyst
10 10 (8.70%) Java Developer
11 8 (6.96%) Tester
12 7 (6.09%) Consultant
12 7 (6.09%) Junior Developer
12 7 (6.09%) Technical Analyst
12 7 (6.09%) Technical Support
12 7 (6.09%) Technical Support Analyst
12 7 (6.09%) Trainee
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (26.96%) HTML
2 28 (24.35%) CSS
3 23 (20.00%) .NET
4 22 (19.13%) Qt
5 7 (6.09%) AngularJS
5 7 (6.09%) HTML5
5 7 (6.09%) jQuery
6 4 (3.48%) ASP.NET
6 4 (3.48%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (3.48%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 4 (3.48%) CSS3
7 3 (2.61%) Django
7 3 (2.61%) OpenGL
7 3 (2.61%) Polymer
7 3 (2.61%) Web Components
7 3 (2.61%) WebGL
8 2 (1.74%) XML
9 1 (0.87%) Natural Language Processing
9 1 (0.87%) REST
9 1 (0.87%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 57 (49.57%) Computer Science
2 51 (44.35%) Physics
3 43 (37.39%) Mathematics
4 20 (17.39%) Biology
5 18 (15.65%) Analytical Skills
6 15 (13.04%) Life Science
7 5 (4.35%) 3D Graphics
7 5 (4.35%) Economics
7 5 (4.35%) Hedge funds
8 4 (3.48%) Data Structures
8 4 (3.48%) Visualisation
9 3 (2.61%) Biotechnology
9 3 (2.61%) e-Learning
9 3 (2.61%) Statistics
10 2 (1.74%) Credit Derivative
10 2 (1.74%) Derivative
10 2 (1.74%) Fixed Income
11 1 (0.87%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.87%) Ergonomics
11 1 (0.87%) Proteomics
Operating Systems
1 29 (25.22%) Linux
2 23 (20.00%) Windows
3 19 (16.52%) Mac OS X
4 9 (7.83%) Unix
5 1 (0.87%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.87%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (29.57%) Software Engineering
2 23 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (17.39%) Web Development
4 11 (9.57%) Manual Testing
5 9 (7.83%) Bioinformatics
6 7 (6.09%) Analytics
6 7 (6.09%) Automated Testing
7 6 (5.22%) Software Testing
8 5 (4.35%) Microscopy
8 5 (4.35%) User Stories
9 4 (3.48%) Coaching
9 4 (3.48%) CRM
9 4 (3.48%) Data Analysis
9 4 (3.48%) Data Protection
9 4 (3.48%) MVC
10 3 (2.61%) Image Processing
10 3 (2.61%) Knowledge Discovery
10 3 (2.61%) Test Scripting
10 3 (2.61%) Time Management
10 3 (2.61%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 35 (30.43%) C++
2 28 (24.35%) SQL
3 21 (18.26%) Java
4 18 (15.65%) VB
5 17 (14.78%) Python
5 17 (14.78%) VB.NET
6 15 (13.04%) JavaScript
7 9 (7.83%) Perl
8 6 (5.22%) Bash Shell
8 6 (5.22%) C#
9 4 (3.48%) PowerShell
10 3 (2.61%) PL/SQL
10 3 (2.61%) R
10 3 (2.61%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.74%) C
12 1 (0.87%) Embedded C
12 1 (0.87%) Fortran
12 1 (0.87%) FoxPro (VFP)
12 1 (0.87%) PHP
12 1 (0.87%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 58 (50.43%) Degree
2 19 (16.52%) PhD
3 5 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.87%) ISEB
4 1 (0.87%) MBA
4 1 (0.87%) MCP
4 1 (0.87%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (11.30%) QA
2 2 (1.74%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.74%) ISO 9000
2 2 (1.74%) TickIT
3 1 (0.87%) MISRA
3 1 (0.87%) MISRA C
Vendors
1 10 (8.70%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.09%) Oracle
3 2 (1.74%) Sybase
4 1 (0.87%) Google
4 1 (0.87%) Lotus
4 1 (0.87%) ReadSoft
4 1 (0.87%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
4 1 (0.87%) SAP
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