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

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Chemistry
Rank 174 177 195
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +18
Permanent jobs citing Chemistry 43 26 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.93% 0.56% 0.50%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.41% 1.70% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 32 23 26
Average salary £30,000 £25,000 £43,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -42.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £34,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-13.04% +1.47%
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
1787 1531 1928
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 38.47% 32.84% 36.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1459 1263 1614
Average salary £44,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,955 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,100
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Chemistry across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Chemistry Salary Histogram in Surrey

Chemistry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 95 (90.48%) Biology
2 94 (89.52%) Life Science
3 63 (60.00%) PhD
4 53 (50.48%) Oracle
5 50 (47.62%) Degree
6 47 (44.76%) Bioinformatics
6 47 (44.76%) Microsoft
7 46 (43.81%) Pharmaceutical
8 43 (40.95%) Selenium
9 40 (38.10%) Biotechnology
9 40 (38.10%) Mathematics
10 38 (36.19%) SQL
11 35 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
12 32 (30.48%) Web Services
12 32 (30.48%) ISEB
12 32 (30.48%) Relational Database
13 30 (28.57%) MS Excel
13 30 (28.57%) Windows
13 30 (28.57%) PL/SQL
13 30 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
13 30 (28.57%) CIPD
14 29 (27.62%) Manual Testing
15 27 (25.71%) Physics
16 25 (23.81%) Statistics
16 25 (23.81%) MySQL
17 23 (21.90%) QuickTest Pro
17 23 (21.90%) Software Testing
18 22 (20.95%) V-Model
18 22 (20.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
18 22 (20.95%) J2EE

Chemistry
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 30 (28.57%) MS Excel
1 30 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.95%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (30.48%) Relational Database
2 25 (23.81%) MySQL
3 9 (8.57%) SQL Server
4 7 (6.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 43 (40.95%) Selenium
2 23 (21.90%) QuickTest Pro
3 22 (20.95%) JMeter
4 10 (9.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 7 (6.67%) JIRA
5 7 (6.67%) Toad
6 4 (3.81%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.95%) LoadRunner
7 1 (0.95%) Subversion
General
1 46 (43.81%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (1.90%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 49 (46.67%) Tester
2 33 (31.43%) Software Tester
3 32 (30.48%) Trainer
4 30 (28.57%) Consultant
4 30 (28.57%) Training Consultant
5 20 (19.05%) Senior Tester
6 18 (17.14%) Developer
7 17 (16.19%) Graduate
8 16 (15.24%) Graduate Developer
9 6 (5.71%) Senior Software Tester
10 3 (2.86%) Analyst
10 3 (2.86%) Test Analyst
11 2 (1.90%) Technical Trainer
11 2 (1.90%) Software Developer
12 1 (0.95%) Automated Tester
12 1 (0.95%) Manual Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (30.48%) Web Services
2 22 (20.95%) J2EE
3 20 (19.05%) HTML
4 16 (15.24%) JSON
5 15 (14.29%) XML
5 15 (14.29%) GWT
5 15 (14.29%) REST
6 8 (7.62%) Ext JS
7 5 (4.76%) .NET
8 4 (3.81%) OpenGL
8 4 (3.81%) .NET Framework
8 4 (3.81%) OpenCL
9 2 (1.90%) DirectX
9 2 (1.90%) Direct3D
9 2 (1.90%) OpenCV
10 1 (0.95%) RESTful
10 1 (0.95%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 95 (90.48%) Biology
2 94 (89.52%) Life Science
3 40 (38.10%) Biotechnology
3 40 (38.10%) Mathematics
4 27 (25.71%) Physics
5 25 (23.81%) Statistics
6 14 (13.33%) Computer Science
7 13 (12.38%) E-Learning
8 6 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (3.81%) CUDA
9 4 (3.81%) Algorithms
9 4 (3.81%) Visualisation
10 2 (1.90%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 30 (28.57%) Windows
2 14 (13.33%) Linux
2 14 (13.33%) Mac OS X
3 10 (9.52%) Solaris
4 4 (3.81%) Apple iOS
4 4 (3.81%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (44.76%) Bioinformatics
2 35 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (27.62%) Manual Testing
4 23 (21.90%) Software Testing
5 22 (20.95%) V-Model
6 20 (19.05%) Automated Testing
7 16 (15.24%) Test Scripting
8 13 (12.38%) Waterfall
9 9 (8.57%) Software Engineering
10 7 (6.67%) Test Management
11 6 (5.71%) Test Automation
12 4 (3.81%) CAD
13 2 (1.90%) Scrum
13 2 (1.90%) Data Analysis
13 2 (1.90%) Image Processing
13 2 (1.90%) 3D Programming
Programming Languages
1 38 (36.19%) SQL
2 30 (28.57%) PL/SQL
3 22 (20.95%) Java
4 20 (19.05%) JavaScript
5 12 (11.43%) C++
6 11 (10.48%) C#
7 5 (4.76%) VC++
Qualifications
1 63 (60.00%) PhD
2 50 (47.62%) Degree
3 32 (30.48%) ISEB
4 30 (28.57%) CIPD
5 22 (20.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.52%) GLP
Systems Management
1 17 (16.19%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 53 (50.48%) Oracle
2 47 (44.76%) Microsoft
3 7 (6.67%) HP
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