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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Economics
Rank 110 107 118
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +11
Permanent jobs citing Economics 4 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.23% 0.21% 0.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.47% 0.43% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 5
Average salary - £47,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +72.72%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £52,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-23.80% +23.52%
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
855 693 876
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 48.58% 47.60% 46.15%
Number of salaries quoted 613 546 698
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £27,500
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 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 5 (100.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) QA
2 4 (80.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Predictive Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) Regression Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) Ruby
3 1 (20.00%) R
3 1 (20.00%) SAS
3 1 (20.00%) Apache Pig
3 1 (20.00%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (20.00%) Statistics
3 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (20.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) Advertising
3 1 (20.00%) Games
3 1 (20.00%) SPSS
3 1 (20.00%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (20.00%) Tableau
3 1 (20.00%) Talend
3 1 (20.00%) Data Mining
3 1 (20.00%) Hadoop

Economics
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) SAS
1 1 (20.00%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (20.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (20.00%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 1 (20.00%) Advertising
1 1 (20.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Business Process Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Statistics
1 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (20.00%) Visualisation
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Predictive Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) Regression Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
1 1 (20.00%) Python
1 1 (20.00%) Ruby
1 1 (20.00%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) MicroStrategy
1 1 (20.00%) Tableau
1 1 (20.00%) Talend