The 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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Chemistry
Rank 431 399 399
Rank change year-on-year
-32 0
Permanent jobs citing Chemistry 7 19 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.035% 0.091% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.099% 0.25% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 30
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £32,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £57,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
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 South East region.

Miscellaneous Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7082 7624 7294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 34.97% 36.69% 35.63%
Number of salaries quoted 5639 5872 5946
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,000
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
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 5 March 2015.

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 5 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
Oxfordshire +6 6 £40,000 +23.07%
Berkshire - 1 £55,000 -
Chemistry
England

Chemistry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 26 (83.87%) PhD
2 23 (74.19%) Microsoft
3 19 (61.29%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (61.29%) Mathematics
3 19 (61.29%) Physics
4 14 (45.16%) Biology
4 14 (45.16%) Computer Science
4 14 (45.16%) Life Science
5 13 (41.94%) SQL
6 12 (38.71%) Bioinformatics
6 12 (38.71%) Pharmaceutical
6 12 (38.71%) Biotechnology
7 11 (35.48%) MS Excel
8 10 (32.26%) Windows
8 10 (32.26%) Linux
8 10 (32.26%) Web Services
9 9 (29.03%) JavaScript
9 9 (29.03%) HTML
10 8 (25.81%) Oracle
10 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
10 8 (25.81%) Software Engineering
10 8 (25.81%) Selenium
11 7 (22.58%) Mac OS X
11 7 (22.58%) .NET
12 6 (19.35%) J2EE
12 6 (19.35%) MySQL
12 6 (19.35%) C#
12 6 (19.35%) PL/SQL
12 6 (19.35%) Solaris
12 6 (19.35%) ASP.NET

Chemistry
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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.

Applications
1 11 (35.48%) MS Excel
2 6 (19.35%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
2 6 (19.35%) MySQL
2 6 (19.35%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (6.45%) DB2
3 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (25.81%) Selenium
2 6 (19.35%) QuickTest Pro
2 6 (19.35%) JMeter
2 6 (19.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (12.90%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (38.71%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (6.45%) Finance
3 1 (3.23%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 12 (38.71%) Developer
2 8 (25.81%) Tester
2 8 (25.81%) Software Tester
3 6 (19.35%) Trainer
3 6 (19.35%) Consultant
3 6 (19.35%) C# Developer
3 6 (19.35%) Training Consultant
3 6 (19.35%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (16.13%) Software Manager
4 5 (16.13%) Software Project Manager
4 5 (16.13%) Project Manager
5 4 (12.90%) Software Developer
6 3 (9.68%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Software Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) C# Software Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Graduate
7 2 (6.45%) Senior Tester
7 2 (6.45%) Junior Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Junior Java Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (32.26%) Web Services
2 9 (29.03%) HTML
3 7 (22.58%) .NET
4 6 (19.35%) J2EE
4 6 (19.35%) ASP.NET
4 6 (19.35%) CSS
4 6 (19.35%) jQuery
4 6 (19.35%) HTML5
4 6 (19.35%) CSS3
5 4 (12.90%) AngularJS
6 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (6.45%) SOAP
7 2 (6.45%) XML
7 2 (6.45%) XSLT
7 2 (6.45%) Java EE
7 2 (6.45%) WCF
7 2 (6.45%) REST
8 1 (3.23%) .NET Framework
8 1 (3.23%) OpenCV
8 1 (3.23%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 19 (61.29%) Mathematics
1 19 (61.29%) Physics
2 14 (45.16%) Biology
2 14 (45.16%) Computer Science
2 14 (45.16%) Life Science
3 12 (38.71%) Biotechnology
4 3 (9.68%) E-Learning
5 1 (3.23%) Visualisation
5 1 (3.23%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 10 (32.26%) Windows
1 10 (32.26%) Linux
2 7 (22.58%) Mac OS X
3 6 (19.35%) Solaris
4 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.23%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (61.29%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (38.71%) Bioinformatics
3 8 (25.81%) Software Engineering
4 6 (19.35%) MVC
5 5 (16.13%) Project Management
5 5 (16.13%) OO
5 5 (16.13%) PRINCE2
6 3 (9.68%) Parallel Programming
6 3 (9.68%) Information Management
6 3 (9.68%) TDD
6 3 (9.68%) OOD
7 2 (6.45%) OOP
7 2 (6.45%) Automated Testing
7 2 (6.45%) Manual Testing
7 2 (6.45%) Web Application Development
8 1 (3.23%) Image Processing
8 1 (3.23%) 3D Programming
8 1 (3.23%) CAD
8 1 (3.23%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (41.94%) SQL
2 9 (29.03%) JavaScript
3 6 (19.35%) C#
3 6 (19.35%) PL/SQL
4 4 (12.90%) C++
5 3 (9.68%) Java
5 3 (9.68%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 26 (83.87%) PhD
2 6 (19.35%) ISEB
2 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (19.35%) CIPD
3 5 (16.13%) Degree
4 1 (3.23%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (19.35%) GLP
Systems Management
1 6 (19.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 23 (74.19%) Microsoft
2 8 (25.81%) Oracle