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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Chemistry
Rank 177 153 198
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +45
Permanent jobs citing Chemistry 28 68 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.62% 1.34% 0.46%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.55% 3.39% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 28 55 10
Average salary £24,500 £28,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.03% +3.63%
UK excluding London average salary £24,500 £32,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-25.19% -27.22%
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
1812 2004 1772
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 39.92% 39.42% 35.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1562 1633 1427
Average salary £45,000 £43,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.04% +8.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 31 July 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 31 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 31 (100.00%) .NET
1 31 (100.00%) SQL
1 31 (100.00%) Degree
1 31 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 31 (100.00%) Physics
2 28 (90.32%) VB
3 26 (83.87%) SQL Server
4 18 (58.06%) Computer Science
5 15 (48.39%) Software Engineering
6 13 (41.94%) Software Testing
7 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
7 3 (9.68%) Biology
8 2 (6.45%) HTML
8 2 (6.45%) CSS

Chemistry
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (83.87%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 31 (100.00%) Support Analyst
1 31 (100.00%) Technical Support
1 31 (100.00%) Applications Support
1 31 (100.00%) Technical Support Analyst
1 31 (100.00%) Applications Support Analyst
1 31 (100.00%) Technical Analyst
1 31 (100.00%) Analyst
2 15 (48.39%) Junior
2 15 (48.39%) Junior Analyst
2 15 (48.39%) Junior Support Analyst
3 13 (41.94%) Technical Developer
3 13 (41.94%) Junior Analyst Developer
3 13 (41.94%) Junior Applications Developer
3 13 (41.94%) Developer
3 13 (41.94%) Applications Developer
3 13 (41.94%) Analyst Developer
3 13 (41.94%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (6.45%) CSS
2 2 (6.45%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 31 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 31 (100.00%) Physics
2 18 (58.06%) Computer Science
3 3 (9.68%) Biology
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (48.39%) Software Engineering
2 13 (41.94%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (100.00%) SQL
1 31 (100.00%) VB.NET
2 28 (90.32%) VB
Qualifications
1 31 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft