The 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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Economics
Rank 128 116 115
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -1
Permanent jobs citing Economics 1 14 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.051% 0.64% 0.93%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.16% 1.66% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1 13 20
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -29.16%
UK excluding London average salary £46,750 £38,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -14.44%
Economics
West Midlands

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

Miscellaneous Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
638 845 801
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 32.58% 38.51% 37.34%
Number of salaries quoted 500 679 736
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 3 (75.00%) Information Security
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Postgraduate
2 3 (75.00%) CISA
2 3 (75.00%) CISM
2 3 (75.00%) APMP
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (75.00%) CISMP
3 1 (25.00%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Statistics
3 1 (25.00%) Big Data
3 1 (25.00%) Customer Insight
3 1 (25.00%) Statistical Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Predictive Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) Pattern Recognition
3 1 (25.00%) R
3 1 (25.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) Data Mining
3 1 (25.00%) SAS
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Predictive Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Mathematics

Economics
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 (25.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (25.00%) Big Data
General
1 1 (25.00%) Financial Institution
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Planning Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Delivery Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Statistics
1 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (25.00%) Credit Risk
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Information Security
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) Project Management
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Customer Insight
2 1 (25.00%) Statistical Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Statistical Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Predictive Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Quantitative Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Predictive Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Pattern Recognition
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Python
1 1 (25.00%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) APMP
2 3 (75.00%) Postgraduate
2 3 (75.00%) CISA
2 3 (75.00%) CISM
2 3 (75.00%) CISMP
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