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 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Chemistry
Rank 853 912 922
Rank change year-on-year
+59 +10
Permanent jobs citing Chemistry 64 39 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.065% 0.037% 0.063%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.15% 0.090% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 59 31 73
Median salary £37,500 £25,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+47.05% -32.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,300 £22,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £24,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+53.06% -30.00%

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
41293 43310 49176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 42.00% 40.59% 41.15%
Number of salaries quoted 33517 34294 39422
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 31 May 2016 within the UK.

Chemistry Salary Histogram in the UK

Chemistry
Top 30 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 31 May 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 +51 56 £37,500 +47.05% 11
South East +27 18 £38,750 +72.22% 3
South West +21 18 £53,500 +84.48%
Gloucestershire +9 17 £53,500 +84.48%
West Midlands +5 13 £26,500 -24.28% 1
Birmingham - 11 £26,500 -
County Antrim +20 8 £25,000 -
Belfast +20 8 £25,000 -
Northern Ireland +19 8 £25,000 -
Surrey -3 7 £22,500 - 1
West Sussex - 6 £37,500 -
Gatwick - 6 £37,500 -
Nottingham - 5 £23,500 - 2
Nottinghamshire - 5 £23,500 - 2
East Midlands - 5 £23,500 - 2
Hampshire - 3 £53,500 -
Worcester -7 2 £37,500 +7.14%
Worcestershire -8 2 £37,500 +7.14%
East of England +14 1 - - 1
Yorkshire +10 1 - - 2
Hertfordshire +6 1 - -
Somerset - 1 £27,500 -
West Yorkshire - 1 - - 2
Buckinghamshire - 1 £140,000 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £40,000 -
Oxford - 1 £40,000 -
Bath - 1 £27,500 -
Redhill - 1 £40,000 -
Leeds - 1 - - 2
Ware - 1 - -

Chemistry
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 65 (61.32%) Degree
2 47 (44.34%) Mathematics
2 47 (44.34%) Physics
3 46 (43.40%) Computer Science
4 29 (27.36%) Finance
5 27 (25.47%) C
5 27 (25.47%) PhD
6 25 (23.58%) Project Management
7 24 (22.64%) Software Engineering
8 23 (21.70%) Retail
9 20 (18.87%) Biology
9 20 (18.87%) Security Cleared
10 19 (17.92%) Local Government
10 19 (17.92%) Business Analysis
10 19 (17.92%) Microsoft
11 18 (16.98%) MS Excel
11 18 (16.98%) SQL
11 18 (16.98%) Statistics
11 18 (16.98%) Analytical Skills
12 17 (16.04%) Management Information System
12 17 (16.04%) .NET
13 15 (14.15%) Operations Research
14 14 (13.21%) VB
15 13 (12.26%) VB.NET
15 13 (12.26%) Agile Software Development
16 12 (11.32%) Marketing
16 12 (11.32%) Pharmaceutical
16 12 (11.32%) DV Cleared
17 11 (10.38%) Time Management
17 11 (10.38%) C++

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 2 (1.89%) Apache Solr
1 2 (1.89%) SAS
Applications
1 18 (16.98%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.66%) MS Office
3 1 (0.94%) FrameMaker
3 1 (0.94%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 1 (0.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.77%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.94%) HTTPS
1 1 (0.94%) Internet
1 1 (0.94%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.83%) Big Data
1 3 (2.83%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.89%) KNIME
2 2 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.94%) MySQL
3 1 (0.94%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (1.89%) LabVIEW
1 2 (1.89%) Selenium
1 2 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (1.89%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.94%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.94%) HP UFT
2 1 (0.94%) JUnit
General
1 29 (27.36%) Finance
2 23 (21.70%) Retail
3 19 (17.92%) Local Government
4 12 (11.32%) Marketing
4 12 (11.32%) Pharmaceutical
5 7 (6.60%) Telecoms
6 6 (5.66%) Banking
7 3 (2.83%) Advertising
7 3 (2.83%) French Language
7 3 (2.83%) German Language
7 3 (2.83%) Law
8 2 (1.89%) Games
8 2 (1.89%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.94%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.94%) Automotive
9 1 (0.94%) Electronics
9 1 (0.94%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 26 (24.53%) Analyst
2 24 (22.64%) Graduate
3 12 (11.32%) Support Analyst
4 11 (10.38%) Consultant
5 10 (9.43%) Graduate Analyst
5 10 (9.43%) Technical Analyst
6 8 (7.55%) Business Analyst
6 8 (7.55%) Graduate Business Analyst
6 8 (7.55%) Graduate Consultant
6 8 (7.55%) Junior
6 8 (7.55%) Software Engineer
7 7 (6.60%) Applications Support
7 7 (6.60%) Business Consultant
7 7 (6.60%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 7 (6.60%) Graduate Business Consultant
7 7 (6.60%) Microsoft BI Consultant
7 7 (6.60%) Microsoft Consultant
8 6 (5.66%) Graduate Technical Analyst
8 6 (5.66%) Support Engineer
8 6 (5.66%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (16.04%) .NET
2 9 (8.49%) ASP.NET
3 7 (6.60%) CSS
3 7 (6.60%) HTML
4 4 (3.77%) Qt
5 2 (1.89%) AngularJS
5 2 (1.89%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (1.89%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 2 (1.89%) CSS3
5 2 (1.89%) HTML5
5 2 (1.89%) jQuery
6 1 (0.94%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 47 (44.34%) Mathematics
1 47 (44.34%) Physics
2 46 (43.40%) Computer Science
3 20 (18.87%) Biology
4 18 (16.98%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (16.98%) Statistics
5 17 (16.04%) Management Information System
6 8 (7.55%) Life Science
7 3 (2.83%) Blog
7 3 (2.83%) e-Learning
8 2 (1.89%) 3D Graphics
8 2 (1.89%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.89%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.89%) Psychology
8 2 (1.89%) Taxonomies
8 2 (1.89%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.94%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.94%) LIMS
9 1 (0.94%) Neural Network
9 1 (0.94%) Proteomics
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.55%) Linux
2 7 (6.60%) Unix
2 7 (6.60%) Windows
3 4 (3.77%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (23.58%) Project Management
2 24 (22.64%) Software Engineering
3 19 (17.92%) Business Analysis
4 15 (14.15%) Operations Research
5 13 (12.26%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (10.38%) Time Management
7 10 (9.43%) Performance Engineering
8 8 (7.55%) Bioinformatics
8 8 (7.55%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (6.60%) Software Testing
10 6 (5.66%) Configuration Management
10 6 (5.66%) Data Management
10 6 (5.66%) Presales
10 6 (5.66%) Validation
11 5 (4.72%) Automated Testing
11 5 (4.72%) Manual Testing
11 5 (4.72%) Open Source
12 4 (3.77%) Data Analysis
12 4 (3.77%) Stakeholder Management
12 4 (3.77%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 27 (25.47%) C
2 18 (16.98%) SQL
3 14 (13.21%) VB
4 13 (12.26%) VB.NET
5 11 (10.38%) C++
5 11 (10.38%) Java
6 10 (9.43%) Python
7 8 (7.55%) PL/SQL
8 7 (6.60%) VB6
9 5 (4.72%) C#
9 5 (4.72%) Perl
10 4 (3.77%) Bash Shell
10 4 (3.77%) R
11 3 (2.83%) MATLAB
12 2 (1.89%) JavaScript
12 2 (1.89%) Scala
12 2 (1.89%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.94%) PHP
13 1 (0.94%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 65 (61.32%) Degree
2 27 (25.47%) PhD
3 20 (18.87%) Security Cleared
4 12 (11.32%) DV Cleared
5 7 (6.60%) SC Cleared
6 3 (2.83%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.94%) ACCA
7 1 (0.94%) CIMA
7 1 (0.94%) ISEB
7 1 (0.94%) MBA
7 1 (0.94%) MCP
7 1 (0.94%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.83%) ISO 9000
1 3 (2.83%) TickIT
System Software
1 2 (1.89%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 2 (1.89%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 19 (17.92%) Microsoft
2 10 (9.43%) Oracle
3 1 (0.94%) SAP
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