The 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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Chemistry
Rank 77 72 66
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -6
Permanent jobs citing Chemistry 1 6 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.14% 0.64% 1.35%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.38% 2.08% 4.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 11
Average salary £35,000 £28,250 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.89% +2.72%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £37,500 £33,750
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%
Chemistry
Oxfordshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
264 289 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 36.07% 30.78% 32.88%
Number of salaries quoted 212 259 246
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +16.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 August 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 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 5 (100.00%) Physics
1 5 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (80.00%) Validation
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Data Modelling
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) XML
2 4 (80.00%) OO
3 3 (60.00%) XBRL
3 3 (60.00%) Degree
4 2 (40.00%) C#
5 1 (20.00%) HTML
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (20.00%) MVC
5 1 (20.00%) Finance
5 1 (20.00%) PhD
5 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (20.00%) .NET
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (20.00%) CSS
5 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (20.00%) HTML5
5 1 (20.00%) CSS3
5 1 (20.00%) KnockoutJS

Chemistry
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Graduate
2 4 (80.00%) Data Modeller
3 1 (20.00%) Graduate Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) XML
2 3 (60.00%) XBRL
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) CSS3
3 1 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (20.00%) Underscore.js
3 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 5 (100.00%) Physics
1 5 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Validation
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) OO
1 4 (80.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) PhD
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft