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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Chemistry
Rank - 192 190
Permanent jobs citing Chemistry 0 9 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey - 0.21% 0.49%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.61% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 25
Average salary - £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -15.78%
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+21.87% +14.28%
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
1636 1468 1845
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 37.39% 33.94% 35.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1398 1155 1596
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,400 £27,500
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 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 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 38 (97.44%) Biology
1 38 (97.44%) Life Science
2 28 (71.79%) PhD
3 26 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 26 (66.67%) Pharmaceutical
3 26 (66.67%) Biotechnology
3 26 (66.67%) Bioinformatics
4 17 (43.59%) Selenium
5 16 (41.03%) MS Excel
5 16 (41.03%) MS PowerPoint
5 16 (41.03%) CIPD
6 13 (33.33%) Oracle
7 12 (30.77%) Windows
7 12 (30.77%) SQL
8 11 (28.21%) PL/SQL
8 11 (28.21%) Web Services
8 11 (28.21%) J2EE
8 11 (28.21%) MySQL
8 11 (28.21%) JMeter
8 11 (28.21%) ISEB
8 11 (28.21%) Mac OS X
8 11 (28.21%) Linux
8 11 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (28.21%) Physics
9 10 (25.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 10 (25.64%) GLP
9 10 (25.64%) QuickTest Pro
9 10 (25.64%) Solaris
9 10 (25.64%) HP Quality Center
10 9 (23.08%) Mathematics

Chemistry
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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.

Applications
1 16 (41.03%) MS Excel
1 16 (41.03%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (28.21%) MySQL
2 2 (5.13%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (43.59%) Selenium
2 11 (28.21%) JMeter
3 10 (25.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 10 (25.64%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 26 (66.67%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.56%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 18 (46.15%) Trainer
1 18 (46.15%) Tester
2 17 (43.59%) Software Tester
3 16 (41.03%) Training Consultant
3 16 (41.03%) Consultant
4 7 (17.95%) Senior Tester
5 6 (15.38%) Senior Software Tester
6 2 (5.13%) Technical Trainer
6 2 (5.13%) Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Graduate
7 1 (2.56%) Automated Tester
7 1 (2.56%) Software Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Manual Tester
7 1 (2.56%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (28.21%) Web Services
1 11 (28.21%) J2EE
2 2 (5.13%) HTML
3 1 (2.56%) REST
3 1 (2.56%) Direct3D
3 1 (2.56%) OpenCV
3 1 (2.56%) OpenCL
3 1 (2.56%) .NET
3 1 (2.56%) XML
3 1 (2.56%) OpenGL
3 1 (2.56%) JSON
3 1 (2.56%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.56%) GWT
3 1 (2.56%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 38 (97.44%) Biology
1 38 (97.44%) Life Science
2 26 (66.67%) Biotechnology
3 11 (28.21%) Physics
4 9 (23.08%) Mathematics
5 8 (20.51%) E-Learning
6 3 (7.69%) Computer Science
7 2 (5.13%) Statistics
8 1 (2.56%) CUDA
8 1 (2.56%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 12 (30.77%) Windows
2 11 (28.21%) Mac OS X
2 11 (28.21%) Linux
3 10 (25.64%) Solaris
4 1 (2.56%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (66.67%) Bioinformatics
2 11 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (20.51%) Manual Testing
4 7 (17.95%) Automated Testing
5 2 (5.13%) Software Testing
6 1 (2.56%) CAD
6 1 (2.56%) Software Engineering
6 1 (2.56%) Data Analysis
6 1 (2.56%) Test Scripting
6 1 (2.56%) V-Model
6 1 (2.56%) Image Processing
6 1 (2.56%) 3D Programming
Programming Languages
1 12 (30.77%) SQL
2 11 (28.21%) PL/SQL
3 2 (5.13%) C++
3 2 (5.13%) Java
3 2 (5.13%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 28 (71.79%) PhD
2 16 (41.03%) CIPD
3 11 (28.21%) ISEB
4 9 (23.08%) Degree
5 1 (2.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (25.64%) GLP
Systems Management
1 10 (25.64%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 13 (33.33%) Oracle