The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Economics in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Economics over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Economics
Rank 139 - 114
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Economics 1 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.053% - 0.31%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.12% - 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 4
Average salary £33,000 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,250 £38,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+17.53% -18.94%
Economics
South West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
831 698 702
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 44.39% 38.54% 43.77%
Number of salaries quoted 718 535 597
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £62,050
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Economics
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Economics Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Economics
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Economics Salary Trend in Bristol

Economics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) Laravel
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Sass
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) OO PHP
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) SAS
2 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Games
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering

Economics
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 (33.33%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Games
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Tester
2 1 (33.33%) PHP Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Graduate Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Graduate Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Trainee Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) Trainee Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Trainee Analyst Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) Trainee
2 1 (33.33%) Graduate Software Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Graduate
2 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
1 1 (33.33%) Ajax
1 1 (33.33%) jQuery
1 1 (33.33%) Laravel
1 1 (33.33%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) Statistics
1 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) OO
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
1 1 (33.33%) Workflow
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Business Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree