Each week, CK Science is providing a snapshot of the Analytical Chemistry jobs market. Over time, we aim to give you a picture of how it changes and evolves, and most importantly, how this may impact on you depending on overall demand and seasonal changes. So whether you are an Analyst looking for a new science job or an employer seeking new Chemist to join your team, we hope that this market snapshot helps you with your decision making.
Our tracking is based on each week screening some of the UKs leading vacancy boards for how many Analytical Chemistry jobs have been advertised within the previous week.
This summary was completed on Monday 27th April and relates to adverts posted for Analytical Chemists on:
- New Scientist
- CV Library
- Willey job network
- Access Science jobs.
Our results showed that from these job boards a total of 720 Analytical Chemistry vacancies were published last week, which is a small increase on last weeks figure of 599, with:
- 598 permanent roles
- 122 temporary or contract roles
There has been an impressive 20% increase in Analytical Chemistry jobs in the last week across both permanent and temporary contracts. This is the highest its been since 9th March. This type of jump highlights the impact Easter and school holidays have on the recruitment plans of employers!