The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Chemistry in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds 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 176 - 181
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Chemistry 9 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.27% - 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.85% - 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 4
Average salary £35,000 - £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £43,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +9.37%
Chemistry
West Yorkshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1056 1207 1036
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 31.63% 34.29% 30.92%
Number of salaries quoted 817 950 750
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Chemistry
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Chemistry Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Chemistry
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Chemistry Salary Trend in Leeds

Chemistry
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (61.54%) Degree
3 7 (53.85%) Automated Testing
3 7 (53.85%) Manual Testing
4 6 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (38.46%) Life Science
5 5 (38.46%) HTML
5 5 (38.46%) Java
5 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
5 5 (38.46%) CSS
5 5 (38.46%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
6 4 (30.77%) Finance
6 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
6 4 (30.77%) Banking
7 3 (23.08%) Defect Tracking
7 3 (23.08%) Test Scripting
7 3 (23.08%) Software Testing
8 2 (15.38%) Selenium
9 1 (7.69%) Automation Testing
9 1 (7.69%) ISEB
9 1 (7.69%) HP UFT
9 1 (7.69%) JUnit

Chemistry
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leeds 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.

Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Selenium
2 1 (7.69%) HP UFT
2 1 (7.69%) JUnit
General
1 5 (38.46%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (30.77%) Banking
2 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Developer
1 5 (38.46%) Java Developer
1 5 (38.46%) Senior Developer
1 5 (38.46%) Senior Java Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Automated Tester
2 4 (30.77%) Manual Tester
2 4 (30.77%) Software Tester
2 4 (30.77%) Test Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Tester
3 1 (7.69%) Pensions Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) CSS
1 5 (38.46%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (38.46%) Life Science
3 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (53.85%) Automated Testing
2 7 (53.85%) Manual Testing
3 3 (23.08%) Defect Tracking
3 3 (23.08%) Software Testing
3 3 (23.08%) Test Scripting
4 1 (7.69%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) Java
1 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) ISEB