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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Economics over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Economics
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 113 122 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Permanent jobs citing Economics 2 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.11% 0.47% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.29% 1.25% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 0
Median salary £29,000 £29,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £55,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-27.27% +37.50%

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
690 803 637
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 38.94% 37.58% 35.75%
Number of salaries quoted 439 590 557
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Economics
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing Economics as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 19 February 2017, IT jobs citing Economics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Economics.

1 6 (66.67%) Finance
1 6 (66.67%) Degree
2 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 3 (33.33%) QA
2 3 (33.33%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 3 (33.33%) Credit Risk
2 3 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 3 (33.33%) Supplier Management
2 3 (33.33%) Derivative
2 3 (33.33%) Business Development
2 3 (33.33%) Financial Modelling
2 3 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
2 3 (33.33%) Product Management
2 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 3 (33.33%) Driving Licence
2 3 (33.33%) Quality Management
2 3 (33.33%) Electronics
2 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (22.22%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (22.22%) Feasibility Study
3 2 (22.22%) Presales
4 1 (11.11%) Risk Analytics
4 1 (11.11%) Analytics
4 1 (11.11%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (11.11%) Market Risk
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) MS Office
4 1 (11.11%) Legal
4 1 (11.11%) Fixed Income

Economics
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (11.11%) MS Office
General
1 6 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Electronics
3 1 (11.11%) Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Investment Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Legal
3 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Business Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Graduate
1 3 (33.33%) Graduate Sales Executive
1 3 (33.33%) Sales Executive
2 2 (22.22%) Head of Product Management
3 1 (11.11%) Business IT Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Commercial Manager
3 1 (11.11%) IT Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) IT Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 3 (33.33%) Credit Risk
1 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 3 (33.33%) Derivative
1 3 (33.33%) Driving Licence
2 2 (22.22%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (11.11%) Equities
3 1 (11.11%) Fixed Income
3 1 (11.11%) Market Risk
3 1 (11.11%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Business Analysis
1 3 (33.33%) Business Development
1 3 (33.33%) Financial Modelling
1 3 (33.33%) Product Management
1 3 (33.33%) Quality Management
1 3 (33.33%) Supplier Management
2 2 (22.22%) Feasibility Study
2 2 (22.22%) Presales
3 1 (11.11%) Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity
3 1 (11.11%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (11.11%) Risk Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) Degree
2 3 (33.33%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft