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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Chemistry
UK
Rank 825 891 925
Rank change year-on-year +66 +34  
Permanent jobs citing Chemistry 35 65 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.042% 0.063% 0.039%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.047% 0.071% 0.044%
Number of salaries quoted 34 62 36
Median salary £50,250 £35,000 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +43.57% -23.07%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £53,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £30,163 £33,500
% change year-on-year +49.19% -9.96%  

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 74757 91546 92626
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.05% 88.56% 87.03%
Number of salaries quoted 61406 75741 74931
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 £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

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 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Chemistry in the UK

Chemistry
Top 20 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 26 March 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 +88 35 £50,250 +43.57% 9
South East +66 23 £40,000 +77.77%
Surrey +39 10 £25,000 +11.11%
Berkshire +43 9 £65,000 +209.52%
Slough - 6 £65,000 -
London +80 5 £58,750 +17.50% 3
South West +12 4 £54,000 +18.03%
Oxfordshire +5 4 £38,750 +10.71%
Gloucestershire +1 4 £54,000 +0.93%
Oxford -1 4 £38,750 +10.71%
Reading +43 3 £20,500 -2.38%
Windlesham - 3 £45,000 -
City of London +48 2 £62,500 +25.00%
West Yorkshire +24 2 £50,500 +66.52%
Leeds +17 2 £50,500 +66.52%
Yorkshire +12 2 £50,500 +66.52% 1
East of England +17 1 £95,000 +153.33%
Hertfordshire +17 1 £95,000 +58.33%
Cheltenham - 1 £30,000 -
Dorking - 1 £52,500 -

Chemistry
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 37 (56.06%) Degree
2 34 (51.52%) Mathematics
3 27 (40.91%) Computer Science
3 27 (40.91%) Physics
4 26 (39.39%) PhD
5 22 (33.33%) Biology
6 21 (31.82%) Python
7 19 (28.79%) Java
8 18 (27.27%) .NET
9 17 (25.76%) C
10 16 (24.24%) C++
10 16 (24.24%) Pharmaceutical
11 15 (22.73%) C#
12 14 (21.21%) Statistics
12 14 (21.21%) Life Science
12 14 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
13 12 (18.18%) Big Data
13 12 (18.18%) HTML
13 12 (18.18%) Linux
14 11 (16.67%) Software Engineering
14 11 (16.67%) Security Cleared
15 10 (15.15%) Time Management
15 10 (15.15%) Data Management
15 10 (15.15%) JavaScript
16 9 (13.64%) SQL
16 9 (13.64%) SQL Server
16 9 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
16 9 (13.64%) Bioinformatics
16 9 (13.64%) DV Cleared
17 8 (12.12%) Informatics

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 (3.03%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (10.61%) MS Excel
2 6 (9.09%) Camtasia
2 6 (9.09%) FrameMaker
2 6 (9.09%) RoboHelp
3 4 (6.06%) MS Office
3 4 (6.06%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (4.55%) Simulink
5 1 (1.52%) Maple
5 1 (1.52%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.03%) Ethernet
1 2 (3.03%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.52%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (18.18%) Big Data
2 9 (13.64%) SQL Server
3 8 (12.12%) Relational Database
4 7 (10.61%) NoSQL
5 6 (9.09%) Data Mining
5 6 (9.09%) Hadoop
5 6 (9.09%) KNIME
5 6 (9.09%) Spotfire
6 4 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (6.06%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (6.06%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (4.55%) MongoDB
8 2 (3.03%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (1.52%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (1.52%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (24.24%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (6.06%) Finance
3 3 (4.55%) Electronics
4 2 (3.03%) Marketing
4 2 (3.03%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 19 (28.79%) Developer
2 9 (13.64%) Analyst
2 9 (13.64%) Graduate
3 8 (12.12%) Lead Systems Engineer
3 8 (12.12%) Systems Engineer
4 7 (10.61%) C# Developer
4 7 (10.61%) Junior
5 6 (9.09%) .NET Developer
5 6 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (9.09%) Author
5 6 (9.09%) Big Data Developer
5 6 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (9.09%) Technical Author
6 5 (7.58%) Data Scientist
6 5 (7.58%) Java Developer
6 5 (7.58%) Support Analyst
7 4 (6.06%) Graduate Technical Author
7 4 (6.06%) Junior Technical Author
7 4 (6.06%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (27.27%) .NET
2 12 (18.18%) HTML
3 8 (12.12%) ASP.NET
3 8 (12.12%) CSS
4 6 (9.09%) Natural Language Processing
5 5 (7.58%) AngularJS
6 4 (6.06%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (4.55%) HTML5
7 3 (4.55%) KnockoutJS
7 3 (4.55%) WinForms
8 2 (3.03%) .NET Framework
8 2 (3.03%) Spring
8 2 (3.03%) Web Services
9 1 (1.52%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 1 (1.52%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (1.52%) CSS3
9 1 (1.52%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 27 (40.91%) Computer Science
2 14 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (21.21%) Life Science
3 5 (7.58%) Algorithms
4 2 (3.03%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.03%) Hedge funds
4 2 (3.03%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.52%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.52%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.52%) Pharmacovigilance
Operating Systems
1 12 (18.18%) Linux
2 3 (4.55%) Windows
3 2 (3.03%) CentOS
3 2 (3.03%) Unix
3 2 (3.03%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.52%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (51.52%) Mathematics
2 27 (40.91%) Physics
3 22 (33.33%) Biology
4 14 (21.21%) Statistics
5 11 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 10 (15.15%) Data Management
6 10 (15.15%) Time Management
7 9 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (13.64%) Bioinformatics
8 8 (12.12%) Customer Requirements
8 8 (12.12%) Informatics
9 7 (10.61%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (10.61%) Machine Learning
9 7 (10.61%) Signal Processing
10 6 (9.09%) Actionable Insight
10 6 (9.09%) Analytics
10 6 (9.09%) Data Visualisation
10 6 (9.09%) Deep Learning
10 6 (9.09%) Predictive Modelling
10 6 (9.09%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 21 (31.82%) Python
2 19 (28.79%) Java
3 17 (25.76%) C
4 16 (24.24%) C++
5 15 (22.73%) C#
6 10 (15.15%) JavaScript
7 9 (13.64%) SQL
8 7 (10.61%) Bash Shell
8 7 (10.61%) VB
9 6 (9.09%) R
9 6 (9.09%) VB.NET
10 5 (7.58%) Perl
11 4 (6.06%) MATLAB
12 3 (4.55%) Delphi
12 3 (4.55%) Fortran
12 3 (4.55%) Pascal
12 3 (4.55%) Shell Script
12 3 (4.55%) VBA
13 2 (3.03%) Embedded C
13 2 (3.03%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 37 (56.06%) Degree
2 26 (39.39%) PhD
3 11 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 9 (13.64%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.52%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.52%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.52%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.03%) XenServer
Vendors
1 7 (10.61%) Oracle
2 6 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.09%) Tableau
3 2 (3.03%) SAP
4 1 (1.52%) Minitab
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Searchability
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Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: From £45,000 to £58,000 per annum 15% Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Life
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Searchability
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Posted: 5 days ago
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