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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Chemistry
Rank 790 817 767
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -50
Permanent jobs citing Chemistry 80 61 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.076% 0.060% 0.096%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.20% 0.15% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 42 50 92
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £34,100 £26,214
10% offered a salary of more than £64,750 £62,550 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +7.14%
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
39912 40350 42590
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.89% 39.41% 39.04%
Number of salaries quoted 32448 32131 36015
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 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
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 18 December 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 18 December 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
East of England +10 37 £42,500 +6.25% 3
London +15 21 £52,500 -8.69% 1
South East -4 14 £35,000 -2.77% 1
South West - 4 £50,000 - 1
Yorkshire -23 2 £37,500 +13.63%
North West - 1 £37,500 - 1
West Midlands - 1 £45,000 - 1
Chemistry
UK

Chemistry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 98 (50.00%) Biology
2 96 (48.98%) Degree
3 83 (42.35%) Life Science
4 75 (38.27%) Mathematics
4 75 (38.27%) PhD
5 63 (32.14%) Physics
6 62 (31.63%) Computer Science
7 58 (29.59%) SQL
8 56 (28.57%) Bioinformatics
9 55 (28.06%) Microsoft
10 45 (22.96%) Pharmaceutical
11 44 (22.45%) Oracle
11 44 (22.45%) Agile Software Development
12 43 (21.94%) Relational Database
13 41 (20.92%) HTML
14 40 (20.41%) Java
15 37 (18.88%) JavaScript
15 37 (18.88%) C++
15 37 (18.88%) Biotechnology
16 36 (18.37%) Software Engineering
16 36 (18.37%) C#
16 36 (18.37%) Web Services
16 36 (18.37%) Windows
16 36 (18.37%) MATLAB
17 32 (16.33%) MS Excel
18 30 (15.31%) Algorithms
19 29 (14.80%) Statistics
20 28 (14.29%) Selenium
20 28 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
21 27 (13.78%) Finance

Chemistry
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 17 (8.67%) SAS
2 14 (7.14%) Apache Pig
3 5 (2.55%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.02%) IIS
5 1 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.51%) CMS
Applications
1 32 (16.33%) MS Excel
2 25 (12.76%) MS PowerPoint
3 15 (7.65%) SPSS
4 14 (7.14%) CPLEX
5 5 (2.55%) MS Office
6 3 (1.53%) S-PLUS
7 1 (0.51%) Simulink
7 1 (0.51%) Maple
Business Applications
1 1 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.55%) VoIP
2 4 (2.04%) HTTP
3 3 (1.53%) Unified Communications
4 2 (1.02%) PBX
4 2 (1.02%) Firewall
4 2 (1.02%) VLAN
5 1 (0.51%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (21.94%) Relational Database
2 24 (12.24%) SQL Server
3 15 (7.65%) MySQL
3 15 (7.65%) Big Data
4 14 (7.14%) Hadoop
4 14 (7.14%) Data Mining
5 13 (6.63%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (4.59%) Oracle Database
7 4 (2.04%) MongoDB
8 3 (1.53%) DB2
9 2 (1.02%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.02%) OLTP
10 1 (0.51%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.51%) UniData
10 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.51%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 28 (14.29%) Selenium
2 16 (8.16%) JMeter
3 15 (7.65%) LabVIEW
3 15 (7.65%) QuickTest Pro
4 10 (5.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 8 (4.08%) Visual Studio
6 5 (2.55%) Toad
6 5 (2.55%) JIRA
7 4 (2.04%) Fiddler
8 3 (1.53%) Subversion
8 3 (1.53%) Eclipse
9 2 (1.02%) JUnit
9 2 (1.02%) JProfiler
9 2 (1.02%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (1.02%) Hudson
9 2 (1.02%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.51%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 1 (0.51%) Axure RP
10 1 (0.51%) Cucumber
General
1 45 (22.96%) Pharmaceutical
2 27 (13.78%) Finance
3 25 (12.76%) Military
3 25 (12.76%) Electronics
4 21 (10.71%) Manufacturing
5 14 (7.14%) Retail
5 14 (7.14%) Marketing
6 7 (3.57%) Banking
7 4 (2.04%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.02%) Publishing
8 2 (1.02%) Games
9 1 (0.51%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.51%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 44 (22.45%) Developer
2 32 (16.33%) Tester
3 30 (15.31%) Graduate
4 27 (13.78%) Trainer
5 26 (13.27%) Consultant
6 25 (12.76%) Training Consultant
7 24 (12.24%) Software Tester
8 20 (10.20%) Software Engineer
9 17 (8.67%) C# Developer
9 17 (8.67%) Graduate Developer
9 17 (8.67%) Data Scientist
10 13 (6.63%) Analyst
11 12 (6.12%) Senior Tester
12 11 (5.61%) C# .NET Developer
13 10 (5.10%) Data Analyst
14 8 (4.08%) Software Developer
14 8 (4.08%) Author
14 8 (4.08%) Technical Author
14 8 (4.08%) Junior
15 7 (3.57%) Mechanical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (20.92%) HTML
2 36 (18.37%) Web Services
3 22 (11.22%) CSS
4 19 (9.69%) .NET
4 19 (9.69%) REST
5 17 (8.67%) XML
6 16 (8.16%) J2EE
7 15 (7.65%) GWT
8 14 (7.14%) JSON
9 13 (6.63%) HTML5
10 12 (6.12%) jQuery
10 12 (6.12%) ASP.NET
11 11 (5.61%) CSS3
12 9 (4.59%) WCF
13 8 (4.08%) Ext JS
14 6 (3.06%) RESTful
14 6 (3.06%) ASP.NET MVC
15 5 (2.55%) AngularJS
16 4 (2.04%) Natural Language Processing
16 4 (2.04%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 98 (50.00%) Biology
2 83 (42.35%) Life Science
3 75 (38.27%) Mathematics
4 63 (32.14%) Physics
5 62 (31.63%) Computer Science
6 37 (18.88%) Biotechnology
7 30 (15.31%) Algorithms
8 29 (14.80%) Statistics
9 28 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
10 22 (11.22%) Economics
11 17 (8.67%) Visualisation
12 14 (7.14%) Psychology
12 14 (7.14%) Informatics
12 14 (7.14%) Digital Media
12 14 (7.14%) Applied Mathematics
12 14 (7.14%) Artificial Intelligence
12 14 (7.14%) Neural Network
13 11 (5.61%) E-Learning
14 3 (1.53%) VHDL
14 3 (1.53%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 36 (18.37%) Windows
2 16 (8.16%) Linux
3 13 (6.63%) Solaris
4 11 (5.61%) Mac OS X
5 3 (1.53%) UNIX
6 1 (0.51%) Android
6 1 (0.51%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (28.57%) Bioinformatics
2 44 (22.45%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (18.37%) Software Engineering
4 25 (12.76%) Analytics
5 23 (11.73%) Data Analysis
6 18 (9.18%) Business Analysis
6 18 (9.18%) Manual Testing
7 17 (8.67%) Statistical Analysis
7 17 (8.67%) CAD
8 16 (8.16%) Data Modelling
9 15 (7.65%) Monte Carlo Method
10 14 (7.14%) Predictive Modelling
10 14 (7.14%) Linear Regression
10 14 (7.14%) Database Theory
10 14 (7.14%) Relational Database Theory
10 14 (7.14%) Machine Learning
10 14 (7.14%) Bayesian Methods
10 14 (7.14%) Time Series Analysis
10 14 (7.14%) Markov Chain
10 14 (7.14%) Factor Analysis
Programming Languages
1 58 (29.59%) SQL
2 40 (20.41%) Java
3 37 (18.88%) JavaScript
3 37 (18.88%) C++
4 36 (18.37%) C#
4 36 (18.37%) MATLAB
5 24 (12.24%) Python
5 24 (12.24%) PL/SQL
6 23 (11.73%) R
7 14 (7.14%) Clojure
7 14 (7.14%) Ruby
8 8 (4.08%) C
9 7 (3.57%) VBA
10 6 (3.06%) Perl
11 4 (2.04%) Fortran
12 3 (1.53%) Bash Shell
13 2 (1.02%) VC++
13 2 (1.02%) SPARQL
14 1 (0.51%) Assembly Language
14 1 (0.51%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 96 (48.98%) Degree
2 75 (38.27%) PhD
3 25 (12.76%) CIPD
4 20 (10.20%) ISEB
5 10 (5.10%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (5.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.61%) GLP
2 7 (3.57%) QA
3 1 (0.51%) ISO 9000
3 1 (0.51%) TickIT
System Software
1 3 (1.53%) Firmware
2 2 (1.02%) VMware Server
2 2 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.02%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (7.65%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 55 (28.06%) Microsoft
2 44 (22.45%) Oracle
3 7 (3.57%) SolidWorks
4 5 (2.55%) HP
5 3 (1.53%) EMC
5 3 (1.53%) Nokia
5 3 (1.53%) ION Trading
6 2 (1.02%) WatchGuard
6 2 (1.02%) SonicWALL
6 2 (1.02%) Tieto
6 2 (1.02%) Lumension
6 2 (1.02%) VMware
6 2 (1.02%) Mitel
6 2 (1.02%) Sophos
6 2 (1.02%) Sybase
7 1 (0.51%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.51%) SAP
7 1 (0.51%) Minitab
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