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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Chemistry
Rank 812 773 767
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -6
Permanent jobs citing Chemistry 79 123 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.073% 0.11% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.18% 0.27% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 69 95 89
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £64,200
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £30,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -20.00%

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
44549 44937 43443
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.90% 38.86% 40.55%
Number of salaries quoted 35843 35005 35130
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

Chemistry
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Chemistry within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 September 2015 within the UK.

Chemistry Salary Histogram in the UK

Chemistry
Top 25 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Chemistry within the UK over the 3 months to 3 September 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -25 77 £37,500 +25.00% 9
East of England +30 30 £45,000 +28.57% 1
South East -51 27 £24,500 -14.03% 3
Surrey -36 23 £24,500 -14.03%
Cambridge +28 20 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Cambridgeshire +26 20 £45,000 +28.57% 1
London +5 12 £40,000 -23.80% 3
Hertfordshire - 10 £36,250 -
Royston - 5 £45,000 -
North West - 5 £37,500 - 1
Manchester - 4 £37,500 - 1
Hemel Hempstead - 4 £25,000 -
Hampshire +26 3 £40,000 +68.42%
Yorkshire +14 3 £45,000 +80.00% 1
West Yorkshire +5 3 £45,000 +80.00% 1
Leeds - 3 £45,000 - 1
Oxfordshire +3 1 £32,500 -33.33% 2
Oxford -7 1 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Edinburgh - 1 - -
County Antrim - 1 - -
Belfast - 1 - -
Stevenage - 1 £27,500 -
Merseyside - 1 £21,500 -
Northern Ireland - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -

Chemistry
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 70 (58.33%) Mathematics
2 66 (55.00%) Degree
3 63 (52.50%) Physics
4 52 (43.33%) SQL
4 52 (43.33%) .NET
5 50 (41.67%) Computer Science
6 46 (38.33%) C++
7 40 (33.33%) VB.NET
8 38 (31.67%) VB
9 32 (26.67%) SQL Server
9 32 (26.67%) Linux
9 32 (26.67%) Software Engineering
10 30 (25.00%) Java
11 25 (20.83%) Python
12 22 (18.33%) Windows
13 20 (16.67%) CSS
13 20 (16.67%) HTML
14 19 (15.83%) Marketing
14 19 (15.83%) Web Development
14 19 (15.83%) Qt
15 18 (15.00%) QA
15 18 (15.00%) Software Testing
15 18 (15.00%) Statistics
15 18 (15.00%) PhD
15 18 (15.00%) Mac OS X
16 15 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
17 14 (11.67%) C
18 13 (10.83%) Perl
18 13 (10.83%) Microsoft
19 12 (10.00%) C#

Chemistry
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 11 (9.17%) SAS
2 4 (3.33%) Apache Pig
3 3 (2.50%) IIS
4 1 (0.83%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 10 (8.33%) MS Office
1 10 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.33%) CPLEX
3 1 (0.83%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.83%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.17%) Internet
2 4 (3.33%) HTTP
2 4 (3.33%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.50%) DNS
4 1 (0.83%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
2 6 (5.00%) Big Data
3 5 (4.17%) Hadoop
4 4 (3.33%) Data Mining
5 3 (2.50%) Apache Hive
5 3 (2.50%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.50%) MySQL
6 1 (0.83%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 2 (1.67%) JUnit
1 2 (1.67%) Subversion
1 2 (1.67%) JIRA
1 2 (1.67%) Selenium
2 1 (0.83%) Fiddler
2 1 (0.83%) Git (software)
General
1 19 (15.83%) Marketing
2 15 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
3 11 (9.17%) Finance
4 8 (6.67%) Retail
5 4 (3.33%) Local Government
5 4 (3.33%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.67%) Banking
6 2 (1.67%) Front Office
6 2 (1.67%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.83%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 47 (39.17%) Developer
2 44 (36.67%) Analyst
3 40 (33.33%) Support Analyst
3 40 (33.33%) Applications Support
3 40 (33.33%) Applications Support Analyst
4 37 (30.83%) Technical Support Analyst
4 37 (30.83%) Technical Analyst
4 37 (30.83%) Technical Support
5 23 (19.17%) Junior
6 21 (17.50%) Junior Analyst
7 20 (16.67%) Junior Support Analyst
8 18 (15.00%) C++ Developer
9 16 (13.33%) Graduate
10 15 (12.50%) Junior Developer
11 14 (11.67%) Analyst Developer
11 14 (11.67%) Junior Analyst Developer
12 13 (10.83%) Junior Applications Developer
12 13 (10.83%) Technical Developer
12 13 (10.83%) Applications Developer
13 5 (4.17%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (43.33%) .NET
2 20 (16.67%) CSS
2 20 (16.67%) HTML
3 19 (15.83%) Qt
4 5 (4.17%) XML
5 3 (2.50%) .NET Framework
5 3 (2.50%) jQuery
5 3 (2.50%) ASP.NET
5 3 (2.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (2.50%) D3.js
6 2 (1.67%) Vaadin
6 2 (1.67%) CSS3
6 2 (1.67%) HTML5
6 2 (1.67%) Web Services
6 2 (1.67%) GWT
7 1 (0.83%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 70 (58.33%) Mathematics
2 63 (52.50%) Physics
3 50 (41.67%) Computer Science
4 18 (15.00%) Statistics
5 10 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (7.50%) Life Science
6 9 (7.50%) Psychology
6 9 (7.50%) Economics
6 9 (7.50%) Management Information System
7 8 (6.67%) Algorithms
8 7 (5.83%) Biology
9 6 (5.00%) Informatics
10 5 (4.17%) Visualisation
10 5 (4.17%) Applied Mathematics
10 5 (4.17%) GIS
11 4 (3.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 4 (3.33%) Artificial Intelligence
11 4 (3.33%) Neural Network
11 4 (3.33%) SCADA
11 4 (3.33%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 32 (26.67%) Linux
2 22 (18.33%) Windows
3 18 (15.00%) Mac OS X
4 4 (3.33%) UNIX
5 3 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (26.67%) Software Engineering
2 19 (15.83%) Web Development
3 18 (15.00%) Software Testing
4 10 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (7.50%) Operations Research
6 8 (6.67%) Business Analysis
7 7 (5.83%) Analytics
8 6 (5.00%) Scrum
8 6 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (5.00%) Project Management
9 5 (4.17%) Bioinformatics
9 5 (4.17%) Statistical Analysis
10 4 (3.33%) Logistic Regression
10 4 (3.33%) Cluster Analysis
10 4 (3.33%) Biostatistics
10 4 (3.33%) Econometrics
10 4 (3.33%) Service Management
10 4 (3.33%) ITSM
10 4 (3.33%) ITIL
10 4 (3.33%) Predictive Modelling
Programming Languages
1 52 (43.33%) SQL
2 46 (38.33%) C++
3 40 (33.33%) VB.NET
4 38 (31.67%) VB
5 30 (25.00%) Java
6 25 (20.83%) Python
7 14 (11.67%) C
8 13 (10.83%) Perl
9 12 (10.00%) C#
10 10 (8.33%) Fortran
11 7 (5.83%) JavaScript
12 6 (5.00%) MATLAB
12 6 (5.00%) R
13 4 (3.33%) Clojure
13 4 (3.33%) Ruby
14 3 (2.50%) PowerShell
14 3 (2.50%) Scala
15 2 (1.67%) Shell Script
16 1 (0.83%) FoxPro (VFP)
16 1 (0.83%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 66 (55.00%) Degree
2 18 (15.00%) PhD
3 4 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (15.00%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (10.83%) Microsoft
2 12 (10.00%) Oracle
3 6 (5.00%) SAP
4 2 (1.67%) Sybase
5 1 (0.83%) Xilinx
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Kings College
Salary: From £48,743 to £56,482 per annum London Allowance £2,323
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
King's College London
Salary: £48,743 - £56,482 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Talent Spa
Salary: Depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Wales
JCW Search Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
London
Premier Media
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Provide Consulting Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £44,799 - £54,755 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago