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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Chemistry
Rank 607 623 614
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -9
Permanent jobs citing Chemistry 20 14 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.046% 0.030% 0.016%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.10% 0.065% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 20 12 5
Average salary £50,000 £63,250 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.94% +20.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,100 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
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
19127 21648 19832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 43.74% 46.46% 44.36%
Number of salaries quoted 15586 17383 16203
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Chemistry across the London region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

Chemistry Salary Histogram in London

Chemistry
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Chemistry within the London region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015. 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
City of London - 6 £35,000 -
Chemistry
England

Chemistry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 33 (86.84%) Degree
1 33 (86.84%) Computer Science
2 27 (71.05%) Physics
3 25 (65.79%) Mathematics
4 20 (52.63%) Software Engineering
5 16 (42.11%) Python
6 15 (39.47%) Analytical Skills
7 14 (36.84%) Analytics
8 13 (34.21%) C#
9 12 (31.58%) SQL Server
9 12 (31.58%) MATLAB
9 12 (31.58%) R
10 11 (28.95%) SQL
10 11 (28.95%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (28.95%) Biology
11 10 (26.32%) .NET
11 10 (26.32%) Java
12 8 (21.05%) Microsoft
12 8 (21.05%) QA
12 8 (21.05%) TDD
12 8 (21.05%) Algorithms
13 7 (18.42%) Data Structures
13 7 (18.42%) RESTful
13 7 (18.42%) UNIX
13 7 (18.42%) OO
14 6 (15.79%) OOD
14 6 (15.79%) Games
14 6 (15.79%) Scrum
14 6 (15.79%) BDD
14 6 (15.79%) MongoDB

Chemistry
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 (5.26%) IIS
1 2 (5.26%) Apache Pig
2 1 (2.63%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (13.16%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.26%) MS Office
3 1 (2.63%) SPSS
3 1 (2.63%) CPLEX
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.53%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.53%) VoIP
2 2 (5.26%) Firewall
2 2 (5.26%) VLAN
2 2 (5.26%) Unified Communications
2 2 (5.26%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (31.58%) SQL Server
2 6 (15.79%) MongoDB
3 5 (13.16%) Big Data
3 5 (13.16%) Hadoop
4 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (5.26%) Oracle Database
4 2 (5.26%) OLTP
5 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.63%) Apache Hive
5 1 (2.63%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.63%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (15.79%) Games
2 4 (10.53%) Banking
2 4 (10.53%) Finance
2 4 (10.53%) Investment Banking
2 4 (10.53%) Marketing
3 2 (5.26%) Publishing
4 1 (2.63%) Retail
4 1 (2.63%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 11 (28.95%) Software Engineer
2 10 (26.32%) Developer
2 10 (26.32%) C# Developer
3 8 (21.05%) Graduate
4 6 (15.79%) Software Developer
4 6 (15.79%) C# Software Developer
5 5 (13.16%) Graduate Data Analyst
5 5 (13.16%) Analyst
5 5 (13.16%) Data Analyst
6 4 (10.53%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Junior C# .NET Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Junior Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Junior C# Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Pricing Analyst
7 3 (7.89%) Senior Software Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) Junior
7 3 (7.89%) DBA
8 2 (5.26%) Administrator
8 2 (5.26%) Programmer
9 1 (2.63%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (26.32%) .NET
2 7 (18.42%) RESTful
3 6 (15.79%) RabbitMQ
4 5 (13.16%) Web Services
5 3 (7.89%) Ajax
5 3 (7.89%) JSON
5 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET
5 3 (7.89%) CSS
5 3 (7.89%) HTML
5 3 (7.89%) jQuery
5 3 (7.89%) CSS3
5 3 (7.89%) AngularJS
5 3 (7.89%) HTML5
6 1 (2.63%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 33 (86.84%) Computer Science
2 27 (71.05%) Physics
3 25 (65.79%) Mathematics
4 15 (39.47%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (28.95%) Biology
6 8 (21.05%) Algorithms
7 7 (18.42%) Data Structures
8 6 (15.79%) Economics
9 3 (7.89%) Statistics
9 3 (7.89%) Smart Meter
10 1 (2.63%) Visualisation
10 1 (2.63%) Digital Media
10 1 (2.63%) Social Network
10 1 (2.63%) Psychology
10 1 (2.63%) Applied Mathematics
10 1 (2.63%) Informatics
10 1 (2.63%) Derivative
10 1 (2.63%) Equity Derivative
10 1 (2.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (2.63%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.42%) UNIX
2 5 (13.16%) Linux
3 2 (5.26%) Windows
3 2 (5.26%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (52.63%) Software Engineering
2 14 (36.84%) Analytics
3 11 (28.95%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (21.05%) TDD
5 7 (18.42%) OO
6 6 (15.79%) OOD
6 6 (15.79%) Scrum
6 6 (15.79%) BDD
6 6 (15.79%) Data Analytics
7 4 (10.53%) ETL
8 3 (7.89%) MVC
8 3 (7.89%) Data Modelling
8 3 (7.89%) Customer Insight
8 3 (7.89%) Product Management
8 3 (7.89%) Customer Engagement
9 2 (5.26%) Market Research
9 2 (5.26%) Waterfall
9 2 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (5.26%) Data Management
9 2 (5.26%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (42.11%) Python
2 13 (34.21%) C#
3 12 (31.58%) MATLAB
3 12 (31.58%) R
4 11 (28.95%) SQL
5 10 (26.32%) Java
6 4 (10.53%) Shell Script
7 3 (7.89%) JavaScript
7 3 (7.89%) Bash Shell
8 2 (5.26%) Perl
8 2 (5.26%) PL/SQL
8 2 (5.26%) C++
9 1 (2.63%) Clojure
9 1 (2.63%) Ruby
9 1 (2.63%) Scala
Qualifications
1 33 (86.84%) Degree
2 5 (13.16%) PhD
3 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (21.05%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.26%) VMware Server
1 2 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (5.26%) vSphere
Vendors
1 8 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.53%) Oracle
3 2 (5.26%) Sybase
3 2 (5.26%) Sophos
3 2 (5.26%) VMware
3 2 (5.26%) Mitel
3 2 (5.26%) WatchGuard
3 2 (5.26%) SonicWALL
3 2 (5.26%) Lumension