The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Chemistry in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Chemistry over the 3 months to 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Chemistry
Rank 617 635 584
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -51
Permanent jobs citing Chemistry 2 25 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.005% 0.051% 0.074%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.010% 0.11% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2 24 32
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £63,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -29.41%
UK excluding London average salary £24,500 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +16.66%
Chemistry
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
19331 22544 19502
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 44.77% 46.17% 45.36%
Number of salaries quoted 15658 18466 15915
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Chemistry
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Chemistry Jobs Demand Trend in London

Chemistry
Salary Trend in London

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

Chemistry Salary Trend in London

Chemistry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 23 (100.00%) Physics
1 23 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 20 (86.96%) Degree
3 19 (82.61%) Mathematics
4 18 (78.26%) Software Engineering
5 14 (60.87%) Python
6 10 (43.48%) C#
6 10 (43.48%) MATLAB
6 10 (43.48%) R
6 10 (43.48%) Analytics
7 9 (39.13%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (39.13%) .NET
7 9 (39.13%) SQL Server
7 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (39.13%) Biology
8 7 (30.43%) OO
9 6 (26.09%) OOD
9 6 (26.09%) Java
9 6 (26.09%) Games
9 6 (26.09%) Scrum
9 6 (26.09%) TDD
9 6 (26.09%) Algorithms
9 6 (26.09%) MongoDB
9 6 (26.09%) RabbitMQ
9 6 (26.09%) RESTful
9 6 (26.09%) BDD
10 5 (21.74%) Hadoop
10 5 (21.74%) Data Structures
10 5 (21.74%) Big Data
10 5 (21.74%) PhD

Chemistry
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 2 (8.70%) Apache Pig
2 1 (4.35%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) CPLEX
Cloud Services
1 4 (17.39%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (39.13%) SQL Server
2 6 (26.09%) MongoDB
3 5 (21.74%) Hadoop
3 5 (21.74%) Big Data
4 2 (8.70%) Apache Hive
5 1 (4.35%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (26.09%) Games
2 4 (17.39%) Marketing
3 1 (4.35%) Finance
3 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Software Engineer
1 9 (39.13%) Developer
1 9 (39.13%) C# Developer
2 6 (26.09%) Software Developer
2 6 (26.09%) C# Software Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Junior C# .NET Developer
3 3 (13.04%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Senior Software Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Junior Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Junior C# Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Junior
3 3 (13.04%) Graduate
4 2 (8.70%) Programmer
5 1 (4.35%) Data Scientist
5 1 (4.35%) Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) DBA
5 1 (4.35%) Systems Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (39.13%) .NET
2 6 (26.09%) RabbitMQ
2 6 (26.09%) RESTful
3 4 (17.39%) Web Services
4 3 (13.04%) jQuery
4 3 (13.04%) HTML5
4 3 (13.04%) CSS3
4 3 (13.04%) AngularJS
4 3 (13.04%) JSON
4 3 (13.04%) Ajax
4 3 (13.04%) HTML
4 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET
4 3 (13.04%) CSS
5 1 (4.35%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 23 (100.00%) Physics
1 23 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 19 (82.61%) Mathematics
3 9 (39.13%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (39.13%) Biology
4 6 (26.09%) Algorithms
5 5 (21.74%) Data Structures
6 3 (13.04%) Smart Meter
7 1 (4.35%) Visualisation
7 1 (4.35%) Digital Media
7 1 (4.35%) Artificial Intelligence
7 1 (4.35%) Neural Network
7 1 (4.35%) Economics
7 1 (4.35%) Statistics
7 1 (4.35%) Informatics
7 1 (4.35%) Social Network
7 1 (4.35%) Psychology
7 1 (4.35%) Applied Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) UNIX
2 3 (13.04%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (78.26%) Software Engineering
2 10 (43.48%) Analytics
3 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (30.43%) OO
5 6 (26.09%) OOD
5 6 (26.09%) Scrum
5 6 (26.09%) TDD
5 6 (26.09%) BDD
6 4 (17.39%) ETL
6 4 (17.39%) Data Analytics
7 3 (13.04%) Customer Engagement
7 3 (13.04%) Customer Insight
7 3 (13.04%) MVC
8 1 (4.35%) Monte Carlo Method
8 1 (4.35%) Predictive Modelling
8 1 (4.35%) DevOps
8 1 (4.35%) Bayesian Methods
8 1 (4.35%) Time Series Analysis
8 1 (4.35%) Markov Chain
8 1 (4.35%) Factor Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (60.87%) Python
2 10 (43.48%) C#
2 10 (43.48%) MATLAB
2 10 (43.48%) R
3 6 (26.09%) Java
4 4 (17.39%) SQL
4 4 (17.39%) Shell Script
5 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
6 2 (8.70%) C++
6 2 (8.70%) Scala
7 1 (4.35%) Clojure
7 1 (4.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 20 (86.96%) Degree
2 5 (21.74%) PhD
3 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft