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

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Chemistry
Rank 851 865 856
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -9
Permanent jobs citing Chemistry 44 41 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.040% 0.036% 0.044%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.11% 0.090% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 39 30 39
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%

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
41732 45732 42175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.08% 39.89% 38.45%
Number of salaries quoted 33105 35890 34203
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 31 March 2015 within the UK.

Chemistry Salary Histogram in the UK

Chemistry
Top 16 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 31 March 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 -7 44 £45,000 +20.00% 4
London +16 20 £50,000 -20.94%
South West +1 10 £29,000 -27.50%
Gloucestershire -4 10 £29,000 -27.50%
Tewkesbury - 9 £29,000 -
East of England +13 8 £47,500 - 3
City of London - 6 £35,000 -
Oxford +6 5 £40,000 -30.43%
Oxfordshire +3 5 £40,000 +23.07%
South East -5 5 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Hertfordshire - 5 £47,500 - 2
Cambridgeshire +15 3 - - 1
Cambridge - 3 - - 1
Royston - 2 £41,250 - 2
Cheltenham 0 1 £50,000 +25.00%
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £47,500 -

Chemistry
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 76 (62.30%) Degree
2 69 (56.56%) Computer Science
3 67 (54.92%) Mathematics
4 65 (53.28%) Physics
5 44 (36.07%) Software Engineering
6 41 (33.61%) Agile Software Development
7 38 (31.15%) PhD
8 37 (30.33%) SQL
9 35 (28.69%) Microsoft
9 35 (28.69%) MATLAB
10 32 (26.23%) .NET
11 31 (25.41%) Analytical Skills
12 30 (24.59%) JavaScript
12 30 (24.59%) Python
13 27 (22.13%) C#
13 27 (22.13%) Java
14 26 (21.31%) HTML
15 25 (20.49%) CSS
15 25 (20.49%) Electronics
15 25 (20.49%) Military
15 25 (20.49%) jQuery
15 25 (20.49%) Analytics
16 24 (19.67%) SQL Server
17 23 (18.85%) R
18 21 (17.21%) Web Services
19 20 (16.39%) C++
19 20 (16.39%) Algorithms
20 19 (15.57%) Manufacturing
21 18 (14.75%) Biology
22 17 (13.93%) CAD

Chemistry
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 12 (9.84%) SAS
2 11 (9.02%) IIS
3 10 (8.20%) Apache Pig
4 3 (2.46%) CMS
5 2 (1.64%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.82%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 11 (9.02%) MS Excel
2 9 (7.38%) SPSS
2 9 (7.38%) CPLEX
3 3 (2.46%) Photoshop
3 3 (2.46%) S-PLUS
3 3 (2.46%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (1.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.46%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.28%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (3.28%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.28%) VoIP
1 4 (3.28%) HTTP
2 2 (1.64%) Firewall
2 2 (1.64%) VLAN
2 2 (1.64%) Unified Communications
2 2 (1.64%) PBX
3 1 (0.82%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.82%) Intranet
3 1 (0.82%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (19.67%) SQL Server
2 15 (12.30%) Big Data
3 14 (11.48%) SQL Server 2012
4 13 (10.66%) Hadoop
5 11 (9.02%) Data Mining
6 9 (7.38%) Relational Database
7 7 (5.74%) MongoDB
8 4 (3.28%) Oracle Database
9 3 (2.46%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.64%) OLTP
10 2 (1.64%) OLAP
10 2 (1.64%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.82%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.82%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 15 (12.30%) LabVIEW
2 13 (10.66%) Visual Studio
3 10 (8.20%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (3.28%) Fiddler
5 3 (2.46%) Eclipse
5 3 (2.46%) Dreamweaver
6 2 (1.64%) Selenium
6 2 (1.64%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.82%) Hudson
7 1 (0.82%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.82%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.82%) JProfiler
7 1 (0.82%) JUnit
7 1 (0.82%) Subversion
7 1 (0.82%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 25 (20.49%) Electronics
1 25 (20.49%) Military
2 19 (15.57%) Manufacturing
3 15 (12.30%) Finance
3 15 (12.30%) Marketing
4 9 (7.38%) Retail
5 6 (4.92%) Games
6 5 (4.10%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (3.28%) Banking
7 4 (3.28%) Investment Banking
8 3 (2.46%) Legal
9 2 (1.64%) Publishing
10 1 (0.82%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.82%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 41 (33.61%) Developer
2 24 (19.67%) C# Developer
3 21 (17.21%) Software Engineer
4 16 (13.11%) C# .NET Developer
5 14 (11.48%) Graduate
6 12 (9.84%) Junior
7 10 (8.20%) Software Developer
8 9 (7.38%) Analyst
8 9 (7.38%) Web Developer
8 9 (7.38%) Junior Developer
8 9 (7.38%) Data Scientist
9 8 (6.56%) Data Analyst
9 8 (6.56%) Project Manager
10 7 (5.74%) Mechanical Engineer
10 7 (5.74%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 6 (4.92%) C# Software Developer
11 6 (4.92%) Junior Web Developer
11 6 (4.92%) Systems Engineer
12 5 (4.10%) C# Software Engineer
12 5 (4.10%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (26.23%) .NET
2 26 (21.31%) HTML
3 25 (20.49%) jQuery
3 25 (20.49%) CSS
4 21 (17.21%) Web Services
5 16 (13.11%) HTML5
6 15 (12.30%) CSS3
6 15 (12.30%) ASP.NET
7 12 (9.84%) XML
7 12 (9.84%) JSON
8 11 (9.02%) WCF
9 8 (6.56%) RESTful
10 7 (5.74%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (5.74%) AngularJS
11 6 (4.92%) RabbitMQ
11 6 (4.92%) REST
12 4 (3.28%) Ajax
13 3 (2.46%) Java SE
13 3 (2.46%) SOAP
14 1 (0.82%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 69 (56.56%) Computer Science
2 67 (54.92%) Mathematics
3 65 (53.28%) Physics
4 31 (25.41%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (16.39%) Algorithms
6 18 (14.75%) Biology
7 14 (11.48%) Economics
8 13 (10.66%) Visualisation
9 11 (9.02%) Statistics
10 9 (7.38%) Artificial Intelligence
10 9 (7.38%) Neural Network
10 9 (7.38%) Informatics
10 9 (7.38%) Psychology
10 9 (7.38%) Digital Media
10 9 (7.38%) Applied Mathematics
11 7 (5.74%) Life Science
11 7 (5.74%) Data Structures
12 3 (2.46%) User Experience
12 3 (2.46%) Blog
12 3 (2.46%) Biotechnology
Operating Systems
1 12 (9.84%) Linux
2 8 (6.56%) UNIX
2 8 (6.56%) Windows
3 3 (2.46%) Solaris
4 2 (1.64%) Mac OS X
4 2 (1.64%) Android
5 1 (0.82%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (36.07%) Software Engineering
2 41 (33.61%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (20.49%) Analytics
4 17 (13.93%) CAD
5 16 (13.11%) MVC
6 15 (12.30%) Scrum
7 13 (10.66%) Data Analysis
8 12 (9.84%) Statistical Analysis
9 11 (9.02%) Data Modelling
10 10 (8.20%) OO
10 10 (8.20%) CRM
11 9 (7.38%) OOD
11 9 (7.38%) Econometrics
11 9 (7.38%) Web Design
11 9 (7.38%) Systems Analysis
11 9 (7.38%) Business Analysis
11 9 (7.38%) Bioinformatics
11 9 (7.38%) TDD
11 9 (7.38%) Machine Learning
11 9 (7.38%) Predictive Modelling
Programming Languages
1 37 (30.33%) SQL
2 35 (28.69%) MATLAB
3 30 (24.59%) Python
3 30 (24.59%) JavaScript
4 27 (22.13%) C#
4 27 (22.13%) Java
5 23 (18.85%) R
6 20 (16.39%) C++
7 17 (13.93%) C
8 9 (7.38%) Perl
8 9 (7.38%) Ruby
8 9 (7.38%) Clojure
9 6 (4.92%) VBA
10 4 (3.28%) Fortran
10 4 (3.28%) Shell Script
10 4 (3.28%) T-SQL
11 3 (2.46%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.64%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.82%) SPARQL
13 1 (0.82%) Scala
Qualifications
1 76 (62.30%) Degree
2 38 (31.15%) PhD
3 15 (12.30%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.20%) QA
2 1 (0.82%) HL7
2 1 (0.82%) GLP
System Software
1 3 (2.46%) Firmware
2 2 (1.64%) VMware Server
2 2 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.64%) vSphere
Vendors
1 35 (28.69%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.74%) Oracle
2 7 (5.74%) SolidWorks
3 3 (2.46%) Twitter
3 3 (2.46%) ION Trading
3 3 (2.46%) Google
3 3 (2.46%) EMC
3 3 (2.46%) Nokia
3 3 (2.46%) Adobe
4 2 (1.64%) Sophos
4 2 (1.64%) Sybase
4 2 (1.64%) WatchGuard
4 2 (1.64%) SonicWALL
4 2 (1.64%) Lumension
4 2 (1.64%) VMware
4 2 (1.64%) Mitel
5 1 (0.82%) HP
5 1 (0.82%) Dell
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