The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Economics in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Economics over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Economics
Rank 108 104 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing Economics 14 19 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.72% 0.94% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.89% 3.77% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 19 0
Average salary £42,500 £60,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.16% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £50,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +53.84%
Miscellaneous Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
485 504 407
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 24.87% 24.91% 24.20%
Number of salaries quoted 397 463 367
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £25,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Economics
West Midlands

Economics
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Economics Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Economics
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Economics Salary Trend in Birmingham

Economics
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Economics across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Economics Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Economics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 24 (96.00%) Degree
2 17 (68.00%) Finance
3 16 (64.00%) Computer Science
3 16 (64.00%) QA
3 16 (64.00%) Business Analysis
4 11 (44.00%) MS Office
5 9 (36.00%) Banking
6 8 (32.00%) Quality Management
6 8 (32.00%) Statistics
6 8 (32.00%) Mathematics
7 7 (28.00%) Physics
7 7 (28.00%) Google Analytics
7 7 (28.00%) Visualisation
7 7 (28.00%) Data Visualisation
7 7 (28.00%) Statistical Modelling
7 7 (28.00%) Analytics
7 7 (28.00%) Time Management
7 7 (28.00%) Customer Segmentation
7 7 (28.00%) Web Development
7 7 (28.00%) Web Analytics
7 7 (28.00%) Google
7 7 (28.00%) E-Commerce
7 7 (28.00%) WebTrends
7 7 (28.00%) Benchmarking
7 7 (28.00%) MySQL
7 7 (28.00%) Content Management
7 7 (28.00%) Document Management
7 7 (28.00%) Investment Banking
8 6 (24.00%) SuccessFactors
9 5 (20.00%) Data Analysis

Economics
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (44.00%) MS Office
2 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (28.00%) WebTrends
1 7 (28.00%) Google Analytics
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle HRMS
Cloud Services
1 6 (24.00%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (28.00%) MySQL
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) OLAP
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 17 (68.00%) Finance
2 9 (36.00%) Banking
3 7 (28.00%) Investment Banking
4 3 (12.00%) Front Office
5 2 (8.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (72.00%) Analyst
2 16 (64.00%) Business Analyst
3 7 (28.00%) Banking Business Analyst
4 6 (24.00%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
4 6 (24.00%) Financial Services Business Analyst
4 6 (24.00%) Financial Business Analyst
5 4 (16.00%) Lead Business Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Risk Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Oracle Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Oracle Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Credit Risk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 16 (64.00%) Computer Science
2 8 (32.00%) Statistics
2 8 (32.00%) Mathematics
3 7 (28.00%) Physics
3 7 (28.00%) Visualisation
4 4 (16.00%) Credit Risk
5 2 (8.00%) Market Risk
6 1 (4.00%) Derivative
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (64.00%) Business Analysis
2 8 (32.00%) Quality Management
3 7 (28.00%) Content Management
3 7 (28.00%) Document Management
3 7 (28.00%) E-Commerce
3 7 (28.00%) Benchmarking
3 7 (28.00%) Web Analytics
3 7 (28.00%) Web Development
3 7 (28.00%) Time Management
3 7 (28.00%) Data Visualisation
3 7 (28.00%) Statistical Modelling
3 7 (28.00%) Analytics
3 7 (28.00%) Customer Segmentation
4 5 (20.00%) Data Analysis
4 5 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
4 5 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.00%) Project Management
5 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) SQL
1 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (96.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (64.00%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) Google
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft