The first 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Chemistry
Rank 757 733 803
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +70
Permanent jobs citing Chemistry 131 111 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.11% 0.067%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.38% 0.33% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 109 86 69
Average salary £35,000 £43,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +34.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,500 £23,600
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £67,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-26.66% +28.57%
Miscellaneous Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
34670 33692 37097
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 31.74% 33.11% 33.35%
Number of salaries quoted 27727 27502 31642
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Chemistry
UK

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 29 July 2014.

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 29 July 2014. 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 +57 84 £30,000 +9.09% 3
London -50 28 £45,000 +5.88% 4
East of England -19 12 £35,000 -30.00% 3
Yorkshire -45 2 £32,500 -15.58%
East Midlands - 1 £40,000 - 3
South West - 1 £30,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £42,500 -
Chemistry
UK

Chemistry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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.

1 115 (62.16%) Degree
2 85 (45.95%) Biology
3 80 (43.24%) Mathematics
4 77 (41.62%) Life Science
5 64 (34.59%) SQL
5 64 (34.59%) Physics
6 60 (32.43%) Oracle
7 57 (30.81%) PhD
8 56 (30.27%) Computer Science
9 53 (28.65%) C#
10 49 (26.49%) Java
11 44 (23.78%) HTML
12 42 (22.70%) JavaScript
13 40 (21.62%) Relational Database
14 39 (21.08%) Finance
15 34 (18.38%) Pharmaceutical
15 34 (18.38%) C++
15 34 (18.38%) Windows
15 34 (18.38%) Statistics
16 31 (16.76%) Selenium
17 30 (16.22%) Bioinformatics
17 30 (16.22%) Microsoft
18 28 (15.14%) XML
19 27 (14.59%) PL/SQL
19 27 (14.59%) VBA
19 27 (14.59%) ISEB
19 27 (14.59%) Software Testing
19 27 (14.59%) V-Model
19 27 (14.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
20 26 (14.05%) Software Engineering

Chemistry
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 10 (5.41%) SAS
2 7 (3.78%) SharePoint
3 6 (3.24%) Drupal
3 6 (3.24%) WordPress
3 6 (3.24%) Apache Pig
4 2 (1.08%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (1.08%) Apache
5 1 (0.54%) CMS
Applications
1 17 (9.19%) MS Excel
2 14 (7.57%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (3.78%) SPSS
4 6 (3.24%) CPLEX
5 2 (1.08%) MS Office
6 1 (0.54%) Simulink
6 1 (0.54%) Maple
Business Applications
1 2 (1.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.24%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.16%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.62%) Intranet
3 2 (1.08%) InfiniBand
3 2 (1.08%) Ethernet
3 2 (1.08%) FTP
3 2 (1.08%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (21.62%) Relational Database
2 20 (10.81%) MySQL
3 17 (9.19%) SQL Server
4 15 (8.11%) Oracle Database
5 9 (4.86%) Data Mining
6 8 (4.32%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (3.78%) OLTP
7 7 (3.78%) Big Data
8 6 (3.24%) Hadoop
9 3 (1.62%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.08%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (1.08%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (0.54%) QlikView
11 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 31 (16.76%) Selenium
2 16 (8.65%) QuickTest Pro
3 12 (6.49%) JMeter
4 8 (4.32%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (3.78%) Toad
5 7 (3.78%) JIRA
6 2 (1.08%) Fiddler
7 1 (0.54%) Subversion
7 1 (0.54%) LoadRunner
7 1 (0.54%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 1 (0.54%) Axure RP
7 1 (0.54%) Rational DOORS
General
1 39 (21.08%) Finance
2 34 (18.38%) Pharmaceutical
3 23 (12.43%) Banking
4 17 (9.19%) Marketing
5 6 (3.24%) Retail
5 6 (3.24%) Publishing
6 2 (1.08%) Multimedia
6 2 (1.08%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.54%) Law
7 1 (0.54%) Games
Job Titles
1 66 (35.68%) Developer
2 39 (21.08%) Tester
3 32 (17.30%) Graduate
4 23 (12.43%) Graduate Developer
5 20 (10.81%) Software Tester
6 18 (9.73%) Senior Tester
7 16 (8.65%) Junior
8 15 (8.11%) Consultant
8 15 (8.11%) Junior Developer
9 14 (7.57%) Training Consultant
9 14 (7.57%) Trainer
10 11 (5.95%) Analyst
10 11 (5.95%) C# Developer
11 9 (4.86%) Architect
12 8 (4.32%) ASP.NET Developer
12 8 (4.32%) .NET Developer
13 7 (3.78%) DBA
13 7 (3.78%) Author
13 7 (3.78%) Technical Author
13 7 (3.78%) Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (23.78%) HTML
2 28 (15.14%) XML
3 26 (14.05%) Web Services
4 19 (10.27%) CSS
4 19 (10.27%) .NET
5 16 (8.65%) REST
6 15 (8.11%) JSON
7 14 (7.57%) GWT
8 11 (5.95%) J2EE
9 9 (4.86%) ASP.NET
10 7 (3.78%) Ext JS
10 7 (3.78%) Natural Language Processing
11 6 (3.24%) .NET Framework
11 6 (3.24%) OpenCL
11 6 (3.24%) OpenGL
12 4 (2.16%) DirectX
13 3 (1.62%) XBRL
14 2 (1.08%) MFC
14 2 (1.08%) Direct3D
14 2 (1.08%) OpenCV
Miscellaneous
1 85 (45.95%) Biology
2 80 (43.24%) Mathematics
3 77 (41.62%) Life Science
4 64 (34.59%) Physics
5 56 (30.27%) Computer Science
6 34 (18.38%) Statistics
7 20 (10.81%) Visualisation
8 19 (10.27%) Market Risk
9 16 (8.65%) Biotechnology
10 9 (4.86%) Artificial Intelligence
11 8 (4.32%) Informatics
12 7 (3.78%) Economics
13 6 (3.24%) Psychology
13 6 (3.24%) Applied Mathematics
13 6 (3.24%) Neural Network
13 6 (3.24%) Management Information System
13 6 (3.24%) CUDA
13 6 (3.24%) Digital Media
14 5 (2.70%) LIMS
14 5 (2.70%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 34 (18.38%) Windows
2 15 (8.11%) Linux
3 7 (3.78%) Solaris
3 7 (3.78%) Android
3 7 (3.78%) Apple iOS
4 6 (3.24%) Mac OS X
5 3 (1.62%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (16.22%) Bioinformatics
2 27 (14.59%) Software Testing
2 27 (14.59%) V-Model
3 26 (14.05%) Software Engineering
4 23 (12.43%) Waterfall
5 20 (10.81%) Test Scripting
6 19 (10.27%) Analytics
7 18 (9.73%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (9.19%) Data Modelling
8 17 (9.19%) Manual Testing
9 15 (8.11%) Automated Testing
10 13 (7.03%) Data Analysis
11 11 (5.95%) Business Analysis
11 11 (5.95%) Test Automation
12 9 (4.86%) TDD
13 8 (4.32%) Data Management
13 8 (4.32%) Content Management
14 7 (3.78%) OO
14 7 (3.78%) CRM
14 7 (3.78%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 64 (34.59%) SQL
2 53 (28.65%) C#
3 49 (26.49%) Java
4 42 (22.70%) JavaScript
5 34 (18.38%) C++
6 27 (14.59%) PL/SQL
6 27 (14.59%) VBA
7 15 (8.11%) Perl
8 14 (7.57%) Python
9 13 (7.03%) MATLAB
10 11 (5.95%) R
11 10 (5.41%) C
12 9 (4.86%) VC++
13 8 (4.32%) PHP
14 7 (3.78%) T-SQL
14 7 (3.78%) Ruby
14 7 (3.78%) Bash Shell
15 6 (3.24%) Clojure
16 3 (1.62%) Shell Script
17 2 (1.08%) VB
Qualifications
1 115 (62.16%) Degree
2 57 (30.81%) PhD
3 27 (14.59%) ISEB
3 27 (14.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 14 (7.57%) CIPD
5 1 (0.54%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.32%) QA
2 3 (1.62%) HL7
2 3 (1.62%) SLA
3 2 (1.08%) TickIT
3 2 (1.08%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.54%) DO-178B
Systems Management
1 7 (3.78%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.08%) Puppet
2 2 (1.08%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.08%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 60 (32.43%) Oracle
2 30 (16.22%) Microsoft
3 9 (4.86%) HP
4 7 (3.78%) Sybase
5 3 (1.62%) Tieto
6 2 (1.08%) Business Objects
6 2 (1.08%) SAP
6 2 (1.08%) Dell
6 2 (1.08%) NetApp
6 2 (1.08%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.54%) Mercator
7 1 (0.54%) Minitab
7 1 (0.54%) Google
7 1 (0.54%) Tableau
7 1 (0.54%) Facebook
7 1 (0.54%) Adobe
West London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus and benefits and Training
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £48k + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cambridge
ECM Selection
Salary: to £48k + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
West Sussex
Pharma Division
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + benefits + car
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions - TSC
Salary: Benefits (Depends on experience)
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Edissero Ltd
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Edissero Ltd
Salary: £Competitive + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
London
FitFlop
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum bonus and benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Buxton, Derbyshire
The SmartList
Posted: 14 days ago
Cambridge, United Kingdom
Accelrys
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
City Of London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits: Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 26 days ago