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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Chemistry
Rank 79 74 82
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +8
Permanent jobs citing Chemistry 1 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.13% 0.54% 0.31%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.33% 1.34% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 1
Average salary £32,500 £30,250 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.43% +44.04%
UK excluding London average salary £24,500 £31,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-22.22% -33.68%
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
301 299 374
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 39.24% 40.24% 39.12%
Number of salaries quoted 227 260 322
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,900 £28,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 4 August 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) PhD
1 4 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 4 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (100.00%) Physics
2 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) Delphi
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) VB
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded C
3 1 (25.00%) Pascal
3 1 (25.00%) MATLAB
3 1 (25.00%) Simulink
3 1 (25.00%) Fortran
3 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Applied Mathematics
3 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded Systems

Chemistry
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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.

Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Project Manager
1 3 (75.00%) Software Project Manager
1 3 (75.00%) Software Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 4 (100.00%) Physics
1 4 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (25.00%) Biology
2 1 (25.00%) Applied Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (75.00%) Project Management
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) C++
1 1 (25.00%) Delphi
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) VB
1 1 (25.00%) Python
1 1 (25.00%) Fortran
1 1 (25.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (25.00%) Pascal
1 1 (25.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) PhD
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft