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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Chemistry
Rank 376 397 420
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +23
Permanent jobs citing Chemistry 61 44 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.28% 0.21% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.78% 0.59% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 46 34 35
Average salary £30,000 £27,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -22.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -4.41%
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
7817 7410 8119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 36.25% 34.86% 35.84%
Number of salaries quoted 5892 6055 6774
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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
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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 +20 56 £30,000 +20.00%
Hampshire -3 3 £26,000 -13.33% 1
Oxfordshire -4 1 £35,000 +16.66%
West Sussex - 1 £25,000 -
Chemistry
England

Chemistry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 102 (75.00%) Biology
2 100 (73.53%) Life Science
3 71 (52.21%) Degree
4 68 (50.00%) PhD
5 64 (47.06%) Oracle
6 60 (44.12%) Mathematics
7 52 (38.24%) Microsoft
8 51 (37.50%) SQL
9 49 (36.03%) Pharmaceutical
9 49 (36.03%) Bioinformatics
10 47 (34.56%) Agile Software Development
10 47 (34.56%) Selenium
11 46 (33.82%) Physics
12 40 (29.41%) Biotechnology
13 37 (27.21%) Relational Database
13 37 (27.21%) Web Services
14 36 (26.47%) ISEB
15 33 (24.26%) Windows
16 32 (23.53%) MS Excel
17 31 (22.79%) PL/SQL
17 31 (22.79%) Computer Science
17 31 (22.79%) Manual Testing
18 30 (22.06%) Java
18 30 (22.06%) MS PowerPoint
18 30 (22.06%) CIPD
19 29 (21.32%) Statistics
19 29 (21.32%) JavaScript
19 29 (21.32%) HTML
20 28 (20.59%) MySQL
21 27 (19.85%) Software Testing

Chemistry
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (5.15%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.47%) SAS
2 2 (1.47%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 32 (23.53%) MS Excel
2 30 (22.06%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.74%) Simulink
3 1 (0.74%) MS Office
3 1 (0.74%) SPSS
3 1 (0.74%) Maple
Business Applications
1 2 (1.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.47%) FTP
1 2 (1.47%) TCP/IP
1 2 (1.47%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (27.21%) Relational Database
2 28 (20.59%) MySQL
3 18 (13.24%) SQL Server
4 9 (6.62%) Oracle Database
5 5 (3.68%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (2.21%) DB2
7 2 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.47%) Data Mining
7 2 (1.47%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (1.47%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 47 (34.56%) Selenium
2 25 (18.38%) QuickTest Pro
3 23 (16.91%) JMeter
4 10 (7.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 7 (5.15%) Toad
5 7 (5.15%) JIRA
6 5 (3.68%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.74%) Subversion
7 1 (0.74%) LoadRunner
General
1 49 (36.03%) Pharmaceutical
2 6 (4.41%) Finance
3 2 (1.47%) Marketing
3 2 (1.47%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 55 (40.44%) Tester
2 36 (26.47%) Software Tester
3 32 (23.53%) Trainer
3 32 (23.53%) Developer
4 31 (22.79%) Consultant
5 30 (22.06%) Training Consultant
6 26 (19.12%) Graduate
7 24 (17.65%) Senior Tester
8 20 (14.71%) Graduate Developer
9 7 (5.15%) Senior Software Tester
10 5 (3.68%) Data Modeller
11 4 (2.94%) ASP.NET Developer
11 4 (2.94%) .NET Developer
12 3 (2.21%) Java Developer
12 3 (2.21%) Software Developer
12 3 (2.21%) Analyst
12 3 (2.21%) Test Analyst
12 3 (2.21%) Junior
12 3 (2.21%) Junior Developer
12 3 (2.21%) Junior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (27.21%) Web Services
2 29 (21.32%) HTML
3 25 (18.38%) XML
4 22 (16.18%) J2EE
5 16 (11.76%) JSON
6 15 (11.03%) GWT
6 15 (11.03%) REST
7 12 (8.82%) .NET
8 8 (5.88%) Ext JS
9 5 (3.68%) .NET Framework
9 5 (3.68%) OpenGL
9 5 (3.68%) ASP.NET
9 5 (3.68%) OpenCL
10 4 (2.94%) CSS
11 3 (2.21%) Java EE
11 3 (2.21%) XSLT
11 3 (2.21%) DirectX
11 3 (2.21%) XBRL
12 2 (1.47%) OpenCV
12 2 (1.47%) Direct3D
Miscellaneous
1 102 (75.00%) Biology
2 100 (73.53%) Life Science
3 60 (44.12%) Mathematics
4 46 (33.82%) Physics
5 40 (29.41%) Biotechnology
6 31 (22.79%) Computer Science
7 29 (21.32%) Statistics
8 13 (9.56%) E-Learning
9 11 (8.09%) Analytical Skills
10 10 (7.35%) Visualisation
11 7 (5.15%) Algorithms
12 5 (3.68%) CUDA
13 3 (2.21%) Management Information System
13 3 (2.21%) 3D Graphics
13 3 (2.21%) LIMS
13 3 (2.21%) NHS
14 2 (1.47%) Data Integration
14 2 (1.47%) Artificial Intelligence
14 2 (1.47%) ASTM
15 1 (0.74%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 33 (24.26%) Windows
2 15 (11.03%) Linux
2 15 (11.03%) Mac OS X
3 10 (7.35%) Solaris
4 5 (3.68%) Android
4 5 (3.68%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.47%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (36.03%) Bioinformatics
2 47 (34.56%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (22.79%) Manual Testing
4 27 (19.85%) Software Testing
5 26 (19.12%) V-Model
6 22 (16.18%) Automated Testing
7 18 (13.24%) Test Scripting
8 17 (12.50%) Software Engineering
9 15 (11.03%) Waterfall
10 8 (5.88%) Test Automation
10 8 (5.88%) OO
11 7 (5.15%) Test Management
12 5 (3.68%) Validation
12 5 (3.68%) CAD
12 5 (3.68%) Data Analysis
12 5 (3.68%) Data Modelling
13 4 (2.94%) Web Development
13 4 (2.94%) Project Management
14 3 (2.21%) TDD
14 3 (2.21%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 51 (37.50%) SQL
2 31 (22.79%) PL/SQL
3 30 (22.06%) Java
4 29 (21.32%) JavaScript
5 20 (14.71%) C#
6 16 (11.76%) C++
7 6 (4.41%) VC++
8 4 (2.94%) T-SQL
9 3 (2.21%) MATLAB
10 2 (1.47%) R
10 2 (1.47%) Python
10 2 (1.47%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.47%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.47%) Perl
11 1 (0.74%) VB
11 1 (0.74%) C
11 1 (0.74%) VBA
11 1 (0.74%) Pascal
11 1 (0.74%) Assembly Language
11 1 (0.74%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 71 (52.21%) Degree
2 68 (50.00%) PhD
3 36 (26.47%) ISEB
4 30 (22.06%) CIPD
5 26 (19.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.35%) GLP
2 3 (2.21%) HL7
3 1 (0.74%) SLA
Systems Management
1 17 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 64 (47.06%) Oracle
2 52 (38.24%) Microsoft
3 9 (6.62%) HP
4 3 (2.21%) Tieto
5 2 (1.47%) SAP
5 2 (1.47%) Dell
5 2 (1.47%) Business Objects
6 1 (0.74%) Minitab
Fareham
Spectrum IT
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago