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

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Chemistry
Rank 359 416 401
Rank change year-on-year
+57 -15
Permanent jobs citing Chemistry 84 27 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.37% 0.12% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.23% 0.41% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 69 11 36
Average salary £30,000 £27,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,400 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,700 £27,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-26.66% +28.57%
Miscellaneous Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
6827 6566 7047
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 30.15% 29.78% 30.41%
Number of salaries quoted 5288 5395 5972
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Chemistry
England

Chemistry
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Chemistry Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Chemistry
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Chemistry Salary Trend in the South East

Chemistry
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Chemistry across the South East region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Chemistry Salary Histogram in the South East

Chemistry
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Chemistry within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014. 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
Surrey +34 67 £29,250 +6.36% 2
Oxfordshire -1 5 £31,500 +50.00%
Berkshire - 5 £67,500 -
Kent - 4 £35,750 -
West Sussex - 2 £34,250 - 1
Hampshire - 1 £21,500 -
Chemistry
England

Chemistry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 67 (60.36%) Degree
2 66 (59.46%) Biology
3 64 (57.66%) Life Science
4 60 (54.05%) Mathematics
5 50 (45.05%) Oracle
6 48 (43.24%) PhD
7 47 (42.34%) SQL
8 44 (39.64%) Physics
9 38 (34.23%) Computer Science
10 35 (31.53%) HTML
10 35 (31.53%) JavaScript
11 33 (29.73%) Relational Database
12 31 (27.93%) Selenium
13 28 (25.23%) Statistics
14 27 (24.32%) Software Testing
14 27 (24.32%) XML
14 27 (24.32%) Microsoft
14 27 (24.32%) ISEB
14 27 (24.32%) V-Model
14 27 (24.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 26 (23.42%) Java
16 24 (21.62%) Web Services
16 24 (21.62%) Bioinformatics
16 24 (21.62%) Pharmaceutical
17 23 (20.72%) Windows
17 23 (20.72%) C#
18 20 (18.02%) PL/SQL
19 18 (16.22%) MySQL
19 18 (16.22%) Test Scripting
20 17 (15.32%) Manual Testing

Chemistry
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 7 (6.31%) SharePoint
2 6 (5.41%) Drupal
2 6 (5.41%) WordPress
3 3 (2.70%) SAS
4 2 (1.80%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 16 (14.41%) MS Excel
2 14 (12.61%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.90%) Maple
3 1 (0.90%) SPSS
3 1 (0.90%) Simulink
3 1 (0.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.80%) FTP
1 2 (1.80%) TCP/IP
1 2 (1.80%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (29.73%) Relational Database
2 18 (16.22%) MySQL
3 17 (15.32%) SQL Server
4 8 (7.21%) Oracle Database
4 8 (7.21%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (2.70%) Data Mining
6 2 (1.80%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (1.80%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 31 (27.93%) Selenium
2 16 (14.41%) QuickTest Pro
3 12 (10.81%) JMeter
4 7 (6.31%) Toad
4 7 (6.31%) JIRA
5 6 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.90%) Subversion
6 1 (0.90%) LoadRunner
General
1 24 (21.62%) Pharmaceutical
2 9 (8.11%) Finance
3 2 (1.80%) Multimedia
3 2 (1.80%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 39 (35.14%) Tester
2 38 (34.23%) Developer
3 22 (19.82%) Graduate
4 20 (18.02%) Software Tester
5 18 (16.22%) Senior Tester
6 17 (15.32%) Graduate Developer
7 15 (13.51%) Consultant
8 14 (12.61%) Trainer
8 14 (12.61%) Training Consultant
9 8 (7.21%) ASP.NET Developer
9 8 (7.21%) .NET Developer
10 6 (5.41%) C# Developer
10 6 (5.41%) Web Developer
11 5 (4.50%) Data Modeller
11 5 (4.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 5 (4.50%) C# .NET Developer
12 3 (2.70%) Product Specialist
12 3 (2.70%) Data Manager
12 3 (2.70%) Analyst
12 3 (2.70%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (31.53%) HTML
2 27 (24.32%) XML
3 24 (21.62%) Web Services
4 17 (15.32%) .NET
5 15 (13.51%) JSON
6 14 (12.61%) GWT
6 14 (12.61%) REST
7 11 (9.91%) J2EE
8 10 (9.01%) CSS
9 9 (8.11%) ASP.NET
10 7 (6.31%) Ext JS
11 6 (5.41%) OpenGL
11 6 (5.41%) OpenCL
11 6 (5.41%) .NET Framework
12 4 (3.60%) DirectX
13 3 (2.70%) XBRL
13 3 (2.70%) Natural Language Processing
14 2 (1.80%) Direct3D
14 2 (1.80%) OpenCV
15 1 (0.90%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 66 (59.46%) Biology
2 64 (57.66%) Life Science
3 60 (54.05%) Mathematics
4 44 (39.64%) Physics
5 38 (34.23%) Computer Science
6 28 (25.23%) Statistics
7 14 (12.61%) Biotechnology
8 12 (10.81%) Visualisation
9 6 (5.41%) CUDA
10 5 (4.50%) E-Learning
11 4 (3.60%) 3D Graphics
12 3 (2.70%) Data Integration
12 3 (2.70%) Artificial Intelligence
12 3 (2.70%) NHS
12 3 (2.70%) LIMS
12 3 (2.70%) Management Information System
13 2 (1.80%) ASTM
13 2 (1.80%) Firmware
14 1 (0.90%) Economics
14 1 (0.90%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 23 (20.72%) Windows
2 6 (5.41%) Linux
2 6 (5.41%) Mac OS X
2 6 (5.41%) Android
2 6 (5.41%) Apple iOS
3 3 (2.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (24.32%) Software Testing
1 27 (24.32%) V-Model
2 24 (21.62%) Bioinformatics
3 18 (16.22%) Test Scripting
4 17 (15.32%) Software Engineering
4 17 (15.32%) Manual Testing
5 16 (14.41%) Waterfall
6 15 (13.51%) Automated Testing
7 14 (12.61%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (8.11%) Test Automation
9 7 (6.31%) Test Management
9 7 (6.31%) Web Development
10 6 (5.41%) Data Analysis
10 6 (5.41%) CAD
11 5 (4.50%) Project Management
11 5 (4.50%) OO
11 5 (4.50%) Data Modelling
11 5 (4.50%) Validation
12 3 (2.70%) Business Intelligence
12 3 (2.70%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 47 (42.34%) SQL
2 35 (31.53%) JavaScript
3 26 (23.42%) Java
4 23 (20.72%) C#
5 20 (18.02%) PL/SQL
6 17 (15.32%) C++
7 7 (6.31%) T-SQL
7 7 (6.31%) VC++
8 6 (5.41%) PHP
9 4 (3.60%) MATLAB
10 3 (2.70%) R
10 3 (2.70%) Shell Script
10 3 (2.70%) Perl
10 3 (2.70%) Python
11 2 (1.80%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.90%) VBA
12 1 (0.90%) VB
12 1 (0.90%) Fortran
12 1 (0.90%) Assembly Language
12 1 (0.90%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 67 (60.36%) Degree
2 48 (43.24%) PhD
3 27 (24.32%) ISEB
3 27 (24.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 14 (12.61%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.70%) HL7
2 1 (0.90%) SLA
Systems Management
1 7 (6.31%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 50 (45.05%) Oracle
2 27 (24.32%) Microsoft
3 9 (8.11%) HP
4 3 (2.70%) Tieto
5 2 (1.80%) Business Objects
5 2 (1.80%) SAP
5 2 (1.80%) Dell
6 1 (0.90%) Minitab
West Sussex
Pharma Division
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Edissero Ltd
Salary: excellent benefits
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