Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Chemistry skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Chemistry over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Chemistry
UK > England
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1114 1138 1141
Rank change year-on-year +24 +3 -56
Permanent jobs citing Chemistry 60 60 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.035% 0.034% 0.068%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.039% 0.038% 0.077%
Number of salaries quoted 51 45 123
England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +21.43% -
10th Percentile £23,000 £26,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £69,000 £50,000
UK median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -

Chemistry is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 152449 159358 181424
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 89.91% 89.39% 88.74%
Number of salaries quoted 121294 133740 151021
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +5.56%

Chemistry
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Chemistry as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Chemistry in England

Chemistry
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Chemistry in England

Chemistry
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Chemistry in England over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Chemistry in England

Chemistry
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Chemistry within the England region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +35 29 £49,750 +16.37% 2
East of England - 14 £42,500 - 6
South East +22 13 £27,500 -31.25% 4
South West +13 3 £54,000 -
Yorkshire +21 1 £32,500 +44.44%
North of England +14 1 £32,500 +44.44% 1
Chemistry
UK

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, 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 across the England region with a requirement for Chemistry.

1 33 (55.00%) Mathematics
1 33 (55.00%) Physics
2 28 (46.67%) Computer Science
3 27 (45.00%) Degree
4 21 (35.00%) Java
5 20 (33.33%) Python
6 18 (30.00%) SQL
7 17 (28.33%) Software Engineering
8 16 (26.67%) Life Science
8 16 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
9 14 (23.33%) Data Management
9 14 (23.33%) Biology
9 14 (23.33%) Algorithms
9 14 (23.33%) Machine Learning
10 12 (20.00%) C++
11 11 (18.33%) Data Mining
11 11 (18.33%) Visualisation
11 11 (18.33%) Data Visualisation
12 10 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
12 10 (16.67%) Test Automation
12 10 (16.67%) Statistics
12 10 (16.67%) PhD
13 9 (15.00%) Pharmaceutical
13 9 (15.00%) Windows
13 9 (15.00%) JavaScript
13 9 (15.00%) Oracle
13 9 (15.00%) Informatics
13 9 (15.00%) Time Management
14 8 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
14 8 (13.33%) Linux

Chemistry
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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:

Applications
1 6 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (10.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.67%) HTTP
2 2 (3.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.67%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.33%) Data Mining
2 7 (11.67%) Relational Database
3 6 (10.00%) Text Mining
4 5 (8.33%) Big Data
4 5 (8.33%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.33%) MySQL
5 2 (3.33%) SQL Server
5 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Fiddler
1 1 (1.67%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (15.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 7 (11.67%) Electronics
2 7 (11.67%) Finance
2 7 (11.67%) Front Office
3 6 (10.00%) Advertising
3 6 (10.00%) Back Office
4 3 (5.00%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.67%) Marketing
5 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (25.00%) Analyst
2 12 (20.00%) Graduate
3 11 (18.33%) Data Analyst
4 10 (16.67%) Software Engineer
5 7 (11.67%) Data Scientist
5 7 (11.67%) Developer
5 7 (11.67%) Test Engineer
6 6 (10.00%) C++ Developer
6 6 (10.00%) C++ Software Engineer
6 6 (10.00%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
6 6 (10.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 6 (10.00%) Healthcare Analyst
6 6 (10.00%) Machine Learning Engineer
7 5 (8.33%) Consultant
7 5 (8.33%) Development Analyst
8 4 (6.67%) Senior Software Engineer
9 3 (5.00%) Lead Systems Engineer
9 3 (5.00%) Software Test Engineer
9 3 (5.00%) Support Engineer
9 3 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.67%) Natural Language Processing
2 2 (3.33%) .NET
3 1 (1.67%) JSON
3 1 (1.67%) Keras
3 1 (1.67%) NumPy
3 1 (1.67%) Pandas
3 1 (1.67%) REST
3 1 (1.67%) SciPy
3 1 (1.67%) TensorFlow
3 1 (1.67%) Theano
3 1 (1.67%) Torch
3 1 (1.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 28 (46.67%) Computer Science
2 16 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (26.67%) Life Science
3 14 (23.33%) Algorithms
4 8 (13.33%) Management Information System
5 5 (8.33%) Cyber Attack
6 3 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (3.33%) NHS
8 1 (1.67%) Derivative
8 1 (1.67%) Fintech
8 1 (1.67%) Fixed Income
8 1 (1.67%) Linked Data
8 1 (1.67%) Optoelectronics
8 1 (1.67%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 9 (15.00%) Windows
2 8 (13.33%) Linux
3 2 (3.33%) Unix
3 2 (3.33%) Windows 10
3 2 (3.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (3.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (55.00%) Mathematics
1 33 (55.00%) Physics
2 17 (28.33%) Software Engineering
3 14 (23.33%) Biology
3 14 (23.33%) Data Management
3 14 (23.33%) Machine Learning
4 11 (18.33%) Data Visualisation
4 11 (18.33%) Visualisation
5 10 (16.67%) Statistics
5 10 (16.67%) Test Automation
6 9 (15.00%) Informatics
6 9 (15.00%) Time Management
7 8 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (13.33%) Analytics
7 8 (13.33%) ETL
8 7 (11.67%) Data Modelling
8 7 (11.67%) Statistical Analysis
9 6 (10.00%) Artificial Intelligence
9 6 (10.00%) Data Analysis
9 6 (10.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (35.00%) Java
2 20 (33.33%) Python
3 18 (30.00%) SQL
4 12 (20.00%) C++
5 9 (15.00%) JavaScript
6 7 (11.67%) Perl
7 6 (10.00%) R
8 3 (5.00%) C
8 3 (5.00%) C#
9 1 (1.67%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 27 (45.00%) Degree
2 10 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
2 10 (16.67%) PhD
3 5 (8.33%) Postgraduate
4 3 (5.00%) DV Cleared
4 3 (5.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (3.33%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.00%) QA
2 2 (3.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (3.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.67%) Docker
Vendors
1 9 (15.00%) Oracle
2 6 (10.00%) MicroStrategy
2 6 (10.00%) Tableau
3 2 (3.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.33%) VMware
4 1 (1.67%) Agilent