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Chemical Scientists

Chemical scientists analyse and research physical aspects of chemical structure and change within substances and develop chemical techniques used in the manufacture or modification of natural substances and processed products.

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Average Salary

£34637

New workers start around £20310. Normal pay is £34637 per year. Highly experienced workers can earn up to £61069.

Jobs

687

Job counts include both employed and self-employed persons, and do not distinguish between full and part-time jobs.

Daily Tasks

  • Develops procedures for quality control of manufactured products.
  • Tests techniques and processes for reliability under a variety of conditions.
  • Analyses results and experimental data.
  • Conducts experiments to identify chemical composition, energy and chemical changes in natural substances and processed materials.
  • Develops experimental procedures, instruments and recording and testing systems.

Skills Employers are looking for

Soft Skills

Soft skills are non-technical skills that include how you interact with colleagues, solve problems, and manage your work

  • Reading Comprehension

    82

  • Science

    79

  • Active Learning

    76

  • Monitoring

    75

  • Critical Thinking

    73

  • Mathematics

    73

  • Active Listening

    72

  • Writing

    72

  • Speaking

    72

  • Learning Strategies

    66

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