The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Chemistry in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Chemistry over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Chemistry
Rank 190 146 185
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +39
Permanent jobs citing Chemistry 24 72 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.54% 1.48% 0.54%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.34% 3.63% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 24 57 17
Average salary £24,500 £28,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.03% +14.00%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -20.00%
Chemistry
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1796 1986 1662
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 40.53% 40.72% 34.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1550 1606 1303
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

Chemistry
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Chemistry Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Chemistry
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Chemistry Salary Trend in Surrey

Chemistry
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 39 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 39 (100.00%) .NET
1 39 (100.00%) SQL
1 39 (100.00%) Degree
1 39 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 39 (100.00%) Physics
2 36 (92.31%) VB
3 26 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 26 (66.67%) Computer Science
4 23 (58.97%) Software Engineering
5 17 (43.59%) Software Testing
6 10 (25.64%) CSS
6 10 (25.64%) HTML
7 3 (7.69%) Biology
7 3 (7.69%) Microsoft

Chemistry
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 26 (66.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 39 (100.00%) Analyst
1 39 (100.00%) Support Analyst
1 39 (100.00%) Applications Support
1 39 (100.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 37 (94.87%) Technical Analyst
2 37 (94.87%) Technical Support Analyst
2 37 (94.87%) Technical Support
3 19 (48.72%) Junior
3 19 (48.72%) Junior Analyst
3 19 (48.72%) Junior Support Analyst
4 13 (33.33%) Junior Analyst Developer
4 13 (33.33%) Junior Applications Developer
4 13 (33.33%) Analyst Developer
4 13 (33.33%) Junior Developer
4 13 (33.33%) Developer
4 13 (33.33%) Applications Developer
4 13 (33.33%) Technical Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Trainee Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) Trainee
5 4 (10.26%) Trainee Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (25.64%) CSS
2 10 (25.64%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 39 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 39 (100.00%) Physics
2 26 (66.67%) Computer Science
3 3 (7.69%) Biology
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (58.97%) Software Engineering
2 17 (43.59%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 39 (100.00%) SQL
1 39 (100.00%) VB.NET
2 36 (92.31%) VB
Qualifications
1 39 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (7.69%) Microsoft