The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Chemistry skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Chemistry over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Chemistry
UK
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 841 884 921
Rank change year-on-year +43 +37  
Permanent jobs citing Chemistry 31 40 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.035% 0.041% 0.045%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.039% 0.046% 0.051%
Number of salaries quoted 29 34 40
Median salary £49,750 £40,000 £24,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +24.37% +63.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £25,450 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,200 £53,500 £45,250
UK excluding London median salary £54,000 £40,000 £24,500
% change year-on-year +35.00% +63.26%  

Chemistry is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 79039 86328 97439
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.73% 88.92% 88.03%
Number of salaries quoted 63711 72121 79644
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Chemistry
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Chemistry as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Chemistry in the UK

Chemistry
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Chemistry in the UK

Chemistry
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Chemistry over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Chemistry in the UK

Chemistry
Top 23 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 June 2017. 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 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 +44 30 £50,625 +26.56% 7
London +36 13 £49,750 - 3
South West +4 8 £54,000 +0.93%
Gloucestershire +3 7 £54,000 +0.93%
South East +45 6 £49,700 +24.25% 1
Oxfordshire +19 3 £37,500 -6.25%
Oxford +9 3 £37,500 -6.25%
Hampshire +17 2 £52,350 -2.14%
Fareham - 2 £52,350 -
West Yorkshire +13 1 £32,500 +44.44% 1
Yorkshire +13 1 £32,500 +44.44% 1
East of England +6 1 £45,000 - 1
Leeds +3 1 £32,500 +44.44% 1
Buckinghamshire -5 1 £122,500 -12.50%
Tyne and Wear - 1 £30,000 -
Cambridge - 1 £45,000 - 1
North East - 1 £30,000 -
Newport - 1 £49,700 -
Bristol - 1 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £30,000 -
South Wales - 1 £49,700 - 1
Wales - 1 £49,700 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 1 £45,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 with a requirement for Chemistry.

1 41 (62.12%) Degree
2 36 (54.55%) Mathematics
3 31 (46.97%) Computer Science
4 27 (40.91%) Physics
4 27 (40.91%) Analytical Skills
5 24 (36.36%) Life Science
5 24 (36.36%) Data Management
6 23 (34.85%) PhD
7 21 (31.82%) Python
8 19 (28.79%) Pharmaceutical
8 19 (28.79%) Biology
9 18 (27.27%) Statistics
10 17 (25.76%) C
10 17 (25.76%) SQL
11 16 (24.24%) Informatics
11 16 (24.24%) Time Management
11 16 (24.24%) Algorithms
11 16 (24.24%) Analytics
12 15 (22.73%) Visualisation
12 15 (22.73%) Data Visualisation
13 14 (21.21%) Machine Learning
14 13 (19.70%) C++
14 13 (19.70%) Relational Database
15 12 (18.18%) Natural Language Processing
15 12 (18.18%) Java
16 11 (16.67%) .NET
16 11 (16.67%) Linux
16 11 (16.67%) Data Mining
16 11 (16.67%) R
16 11 (16.67%) NoSQL

Chemistry
Co-occurring 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 1 (1.52%) JBoss
1 1 (1.52%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (15.15%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (13.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (6.06%) Camtasia
3 4 (6.06%) FrameMaker
3 4 (6.06%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (6.06%) RoboHelp
4 3 (4.55%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.55%) Ethernet
1 3 (4.55%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.52%) HTTP
2 1 (1.52%) Modbus
2 1 (1.52%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (19.70%) Relational Database
2 11 (16.67%) Big Data
2 11 (16.67%) Data Mining
2 11 (16.67%) NoSQL
3 6 (9.09%) Hadoop
3 6 (9.09%) KNIME
3 6 (9.09%) Spotfire
4 2 (3.03%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.03%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.52%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.52%) Fiddler
2 1 (1.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (28.79%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (6.06%) Back Office
2 4 (6.06%) Finance
3 3 (4.55%) Electronics
4 2 (3.03%) Marketing
5 1 (1.52%) Advertising
5 1 (1.52%) Military
Job Titles
1 14 (21.21%) Analyst
2 11 (16.67%) Data Scientist
3 10 (15.15%) Lead Systems Engineer
3 10 (15.15%) Systems Engineer
4 8 (12.12%) Developer
4 8 (12.12%) Graduate
5 7 (10.61%) Junior
6 6 (9.09%) Support Analyst
7 5 (7.58%) Data Analyst
8 4 (6.06%) Author
8 4 (6.06%) Consultant
8 4 (6.06%) Customer Analyst
8 4 (6.06%) Customer Support Analyst
8 4 (6.06%) Data Consultant
8 4 (6.06%) Graduate Technical Author
8 4 (6.06%) Healthcare Analyst
8 4 (6.06%) Healthcare Consultant
8 4 (6.06%) Junior Technical Author
8 4 (6.06%) Senior Consultant
8 4 (6.06%) Technical Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (18.18%) Natural Language Processing
2 11 (16.67%) .NET
3 8 (12.12%) HTML
4 5 (7.58%) CSS
5 4 (6.06%) ASP.NET
6 3 (4.55%) Web Services
7 2 (3.03%) Spring
8 1 (1.52%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.52%) AngularJS
8 1 (1.52%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (1.52%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 1 (1.52%) HTML5
8 1 (1.52%) jQuery
8 1 (1.52%) Keras
8 1 (1.52%) REST
8 1 (1.52%) Tapestry
8 1 (1.52%) TensorFlow
8 1 (1.52%) Theano
8 1 (1.52%) Torch
Miscellaneous
1 31 (46.97%) Computer Science
2 27 (40.91%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (36.36%) Life Science
4 16 (24.24%) Algorithms
5 9 (13.64%) Management Information System
6 5 (7.58%) NHS
7 3 (4.55%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (3.03%) Hedge funds
9 1 (1.52%) Mobile App
9 1 (1.52%) N-Tier
9 1 (1.52%) Pharmacovigilance
9 1 (1.52%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 11 (16.67%) Linux
2 2 (3.03%) Unix
2 2 (3.03%) Windows
3 1 (1.52%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (54.55%) Mathematics
2 27 (40.91%) Physics
3 24 (36.36%) Data Management
4 19 (28.79%) Biology
5 18 (27.27%) Statistics
6 16 (24.24%) Analytics
6 16 (24.24%) Informatics
6 16 (24.24%) Time Management
7 15 (22.73%) Data Visualisation
7 15 (22.73%) Visualisation
8 14 (21.21%) Machine Learning
9 10 (15.15%) Customer Requirements
10 9 (13.64%) Data Modelling
10 9 (13.64%) ETL
11 8 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (12.12%) Data Analysis
11 8 (12.12%) Line Management
11 8 (12.12%) Signal Processing
11 8 (12.12%) Software Engineering
12 7 (10.61%) Deep Learning
Programming Languages
1 21 (31.82%) Python
2 17 (25.76%) C
2 17 (25.76%) SQL
3 13 (19.70%) C++
4 12 (18.18%) Java
5 11 (16.67%) R
6 10 (15.15%) C#
7 9 (13.64%) VB
8 7 (10.61%) JavaScript
9 5 (7.58%) MATLAB
9 5 (7.58%) Perl
10 4 (6.06%) VB.NET
11 3 (4.55%) Bash Shell
11 3 (4.55%) Delphi
11 3 (4.55%) Embedded C
11 3 (4.55%) Fortran
11 3 (4.55%) Pascal
12 2 (3.03%) PHP
13 1 (1.52%) VBA
Qualifications
1 41 (62.12%) Degree
2 23 (34.85%) PhD
3 10 (15.15%) DV Cleared
3 10 (15.15%) Security Cleared
4 5 (7.58%) Numerate Degree
5 4 (6.06%) Postgraduate
6 3 (4.55%) Master's Degree
7 1 (1.52%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.09%) QA
2 5 (7.58%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.52%) SLA
Vendors
1 10 (15.15%) Tableau
2 7 (10.61%) Oracle
3 4 (6.06%) MicroStrategy
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