The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Chemistry in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Chemistry over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Chemistry
Rank 871 873 859
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -14
Permanent jobs citing Chemistry 40 91 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.042% 0.083% 0.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.10% 0.20% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 29 79 90
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £22,500 £26,450
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £65,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +33.33%

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

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
38657 46472 45857
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.98% 42.37% 40.18%
Number of salaries quoted 31550 37401 35818
Median salary £50,000 £49,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +6.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,762 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Chemistry
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Chemistry as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Chemistry Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Chemistry
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Chemistry within the UK.

Chemistry Salary Trend in the UK

Chemistry
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Chemistry over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 within the UK.

Chemistry Salary Histogram in the UK

Chemistry
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Chemistry within the UK over the 3 months to 25 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +7 38 £45,000 +20.00% 4
South East +38 21 £40,000 +63.26%
Surrey +14 17 £46,250 +88.77%
London +51 16 £57,500 +64.28% 2
Oxfordshire -2 4 £33,750 -3.57%
Scotland +26 2 - - 4
Oxford +4 2 £41,250 +22.22%
Abingdon -11 2 £30,000 -33.33%
Glasgow - 2 - - 2
Gloucestershire - 1 £53,500 -
South West - 1 £53,500 -

Chemistry
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT jobs citing Chemistry also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Chemistry.

1 51 (63.75%) Degree
2 42 (52.50%) Mathematics
2 42 (52.50%) Physics
3 27 (33.75%) Computer Science
4 26 (32.50%) Bioinformatics
5 25 (31.25%) C
6 23 (28.75%) C++
7 22 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
8 21 (26.25%) Biology
9 19 (23.75%) Software Engineering
10 18 (22.50%) SQL
10 18 (22.50%) Python
11 17 (21.25%) PhD
12 16 (20.00%) Java
12 16 (20.00%) Scrum
12 16 (20.00%) Security Cleared
13 15 (18.75%) RoboHelp
13 15 (18.75%) FrameMaker
14 14 (17.50%) Oracle
15 13 (16.25%) .NET
15 13 (16.25%) Microsoft
15 13 (16.25%) Finance
16 12 (15.00%) Retail
16 12 (15.00%) Business Analysis
17 11 (13.75%) Project Management
17 11 (13.75%) VB
17 11 (13.75%) C#
18 10 (12.50%) Local Government
18 10 (12.50%) Multimedia
19 9 (11.25%) Statistics

Chemistry
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (7.50%) SAS
2 3 (3.75%) Apache Solr
3 2 (2.50%) Apache Pig
3 2 (2.50%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 15 (18.75%) FrameMaker
1 15 (18.75%) RoboHelp
2 9 (11.25%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.75%) MS Office
4 2 (2.50%) CPLEX
4 2 (2.50%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.00%) HTTP
2 1 (1.25%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.00%) Big Data
1 4 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (5.00%) Hadoop
1 4 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.75%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (3.75%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.50%) Data Mining
3 2 (2.50%) Spotfire
4 1 (1.25%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.25%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (3.75%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.25%) LabVIEW
2 1 (1.25%) Selenium
2 1 (1.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (16.25%) Finance
2 12 (15.00%) Retail
3 10 (12.50%) Local Government
3 10 (12.50%) Multimedia
4 7 (8.75%) Pharmaceutical
5 5 (6.25%) Marketing
6 4 (5.00%) Banking
6 4 (5.00%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.25%) Aerospace
7 1 (1.25%) Automotive
7 1 (1.25%) French Language
7 1 (1.25%) Games
7 1 (1.25%) German Language
7 1 (1.25%) Law
7 1 (1.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (25.00%) Technical Leader
2 19 (23.75%) Author
2 19 (23.75%) Technical Author
3 16 (20.00%) Graduate
4 11 (13.75%) Developer
5 6 (7.50%) Analyst
6 4 (5.00%) Business Consultant
6 4 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 4 (5.00%) Consultant
6 4 (5.00%) Data Scientist
6 4 (5.00%) Database Developer
6 4 (5.00%) Graduate Business Consultant
6 4 (5.00%) Microsoft BI Consultant
6 4 (5.00%) Microsoft Consultant
6 4 (5.00%) Senior Technical Author
6 4 (5.00%) Software Engineer
6 4 (5.00%) Software Support Engineer
6 4 (5.00%) Support Engineer
6 4 (5.00%) Team Leader
6 4 (5.00%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (16.25%) .NET
2 8 (10.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (5.00%) CSS
3 4 (5.00%) Flask
3 4 (5.00%) HTML
3 4 (5.00%) Pyramid
4 2 (2.50%) Natural Language Processing
5 1 (1.25%) OpenMP
5 1 (1.25%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 42 (52.50%) Mathematics
1 42 (52.50%) Physics
2 27 (33.75%) Computer Science
3 21 (26.25%) Biology
4 9 (11.25%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (11.25%) Statistics
5 8 (10.00%) Algorithms
5 8 (10.00%) Life Science
6 6 (7.50%) Management Information System
7 5 (6.25%) Neural Network
8 4 (5.00%) Informatics
9 3 (3.75%) Data Structures
9 3 (3.75%) Psychology
10 2 (2.50%) Applied Mathematics
10 2 (2.50%) Artificial Intelligence
10 2 (2.50%) Digital Media
10 2 (2.50%) Economics
10 2 (2.50%) Visualisation
11 1 (1.25%) Robotics
11 1 (1.25%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.25%) Linux
2 1 (1.25%) Unix
2 1 (1.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (32.50%) Bioinformatics
2 22 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (23.75%) Software Engineering
4 16 (20.00%) Scrum
5 12 (15.00%) Business Analysis
6 11 (13.75%) Project Management
7 8 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (10.00%) Open Source
8 7 (8.75%) Analytics
8 7 (8.75%) Machine Learning
9 6 (7.50%) Data Modelling
9 6 (7.50%) Operations Research
9 6 (7.50%) Performance Engineering
10 5 (6.25%) Bayesian Methods
10 5 (6.25%) Cluster Analysis
10 5 (6.25%) Data Analysis
10 5 (6.25%) Line Management
10 5 (6.25%) Linear Regression
11 4 (5.00%) Infrastructure Management
11 4 (5.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 25 (31.25%) C
2 23 (28.75%) C++
3 18 (22.50%) Python
3 18 (22.50%) SQL
4 16 (20.00%) Java
5 11 (13.75%) C#
5 11 (13.75%) VB
6 9 (11.25%) PL/SQL
7 8 (10.00%) VB.NET
7 8 (10.00%) VB6
8 7 (8.75%) MATLAB
9 4 (5.00%) R
10 3 (3.75%) Scala
10 3 (3.75%) Shell Script
11 2 (2.50%) Clojure
11 2 (2.50%) Ruby
12 1 (1.25%) Fortran
12 1 (1.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 51 (63.75%) Degree
2 17 (21.25%) PhD
3 16 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 5 (6.25%) SC Cleared
5 4 (5.00%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.25%) ACCA
6 1 (1.25%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.25%) ISO 9000
1 1 (1.25%) TickIT
System Software
1 3 (3.75%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 3 (3.75%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 14 (17.50%) Oracle
2 13 (16.25%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.00%) SAP
4 1 (1.25%) Intel
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