The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Economics in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Economics over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Economics
Rank 110 106 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing Economics 4 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.25% 0.28% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.52% 0.55% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Average salary - £47,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-19.04% +16.66%
Economics
Cambridgeshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
772 728 715
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 47.30% 51.30% 41.57%
Number of salaries quoted 557 626 590
Average salary £41,750 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.37% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,950
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Economics
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Economics Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Economics
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Economics Salary Trend in Cambridge

Economics
Top 3 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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%) Business Analysis
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) QA

Economics
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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.

Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Business Process Specialist
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Business Analysis
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) QA