The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Economics in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Economics over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Economics
Rank 220 219 216
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Permanent jobs citing Economics 7 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.13% 0.070% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.39% 0.20% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 7
Average salary £57,500 - £47,000
90% offered a salary of more than £52,000 - £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 - £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,641 £50,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-28.71% +33.33%
Economics
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1806 2009 1917
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 33.32% 35.30% 35.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1224 1353 1471
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Economics
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Economics across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Economics Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Economics
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Economics across the Berkshire region.

Economics Salary Trend in Berkshire

Economics
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Economics across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Economics Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Economics
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Economics within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -1 5 £60,000 -
Bracknell - 1 £57,500 -
Economics
South East

Economics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Economics also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Economics.

1 9 (60.00%) Degree
2 8 (53.33%) Telecoms
3 7 (46.67%) Finance
3 7 (46.67%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (26.67%) Analytics
4 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
4 4 (26.67%) C
4 4 (26.67%) C#
5 3 (20.00%) SQL
5 3 (20.00%) MBA
5 3 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (20.00%) Customer Engagement
5 3 (20.00%) SaaS
5 3 (20.00%) PaaS
5 3 (20.00%) Business Development
5 3 (20.00%) IaaS
6 2 (13.33%) Cyber Security
6 2 (13.33%) Procedural Programming
6 2 (13.33%) NoSQL
6 2 (13.33%) R
6 2 (13.33%) SIEM
6 2 (13.33%) MapReduce
6 2 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (13.33%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (13.33%) Big Data
6 2 (13.33%) Verint
6 2 (13.33%) Statistics
6 2 (13.33%) Mathematics
6 2 (13.33%) Use Case
6 2 (13.33%) Fault Management

Economics
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Economics also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Economics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Simulink
2 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS Office
2 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (20.00%) SaaS
1 3 (20.00%) PaaS
1 3 (20.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) NoSQL
1 2 (13.33%) Big Data
1 2 (13.33%) Hadoop
1 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
General
1 8 (53.33%) Telecoms
2 7 (46.67%) Finance
3 1 (6.67%) Law
3 1 (6.67%) Legal
3 1 (6.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Data Scientist
2 2 (13.33%) Cyber Security Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Security Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Senior Security Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Business Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Graduate
3 1 (6.67%) Graduate Business Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Telecoms Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (13.33%) Statistics
2 2 (13.33%) Mathematics
2 2 (13.33%) IVR
2 2 (13.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (13.33%) Algorithms
3 1 (6.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Analytics
2 3 (20.00%) Customer Engagement
2 3 (20.00%) Business Development
3 2 (13.33%) Cyber Security
3 2 (13.33%) Procedural Programming
3 2 (13.33%) SIEM
3 2 (13.33%) MapReduce
3 2 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (13.33%) Use Case
3 2 (13.33%) Fault Management
3 2 (13.33%) Information Security
3 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (13.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (13.33%) Critical Success Factor
4 1 (6.67%) Project Management
4 1 (6.67%) Asset Management
4 1 (6.67%) Financial Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Matrix Management
4 1 (6.67%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) C
1 4 (26.67%) C#
2 3 (20.00%) SQL
3 2 (13.33%) R
3 2 (13.33%) Python
3 2 (13.33%) C++
3 2 (13.33%) Java
3 2 (13.33%) Perl
3 2 (13.33%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) Degree
2 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
3 3 (20.00%) MBA
4 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
4 2 (13.33%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Verint
1 2 (13.33%) Genesys
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft