The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Chemistry in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford 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 Oxford region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Chemistry
Rank 72 84 62
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -22
Permanent jobs citing Chemistry 4 3 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.53% 0.31% 1.56%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.61% 0.92% 4.68%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 11
Average salary £30,250 £21,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.04% -40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-26.66% +28.57%
Miscellaneous Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
249 326 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 33.20% 33.99% 33.38%
Number of salaries quoted 220 279 217
Average salary £36,267 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.66% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Chemistry
Oxfordshire

Chemistry
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Chemistry Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Chemistry
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Chemistry Salary Trend in Oxford

Chemistry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 5 (71.43%) Mathematics
1 5 (71.43%) Physics
1 5 (71.43%) Computer Science
2 4 (57.14%) Validation
2 4 (57.14%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) XML
2 4 (57.14%) OO
2 4 (57.14%) Data Modelling
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) Degree
3 3 (42.86%) XBRL
4 2 (28.57%) Firmware
4 2 (28.57%) C#
4 2 (28.57%) Release Management
4 2 (28.57%) DNA
4 2 (28.57%) Change Control
5 1 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (14.29%) Underscore.js
5 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (14.29%) HTML5
5 1 (14.29%) CSS3
5 1 (14.29%) MVC
5 1 (14.29%) Finance

Chemistry
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Graduate
2 4 (57.14%) Data Modeller
3 2 (28.57%) Configuration Manager
3 2 (28.57%) Release Manager
3 2 (28.57%) Configuration and Release Manager
4 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) XML
2 3 (42.86%) XBRL
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (14.29%) HTML5
3 1 (14.29%) CSS3
3 1 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (14.29%) Underscore.js
3 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (14.29%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) .NET
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 1 (14.29%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Mathematics
1 5 (71.43%) Physics
1 5 (71.43%) Computer Science
2 2 (28.57%) Firmware
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) OO
1 4 (57.14%) Data Modelling
1 4 (57.14%) Validation
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Release Management
2 2 (28.57%) DNA
2 2 (28.57%) Change Control
3 1 (14.29%) MVC
3 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) PhD
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft