The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Economics in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Economics over the 3 months to 26 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Economics
Rank 127 141 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Permanent jobs citing Economics 1 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.047% 0.13% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.11% 0.27% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £47,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £35,641 £50,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
-28.71% +29.03%
Economics
East of England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
876 1097 947
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 41.58% 45.82% 35.93%
Number of salaries quoted 702 882 798
Average salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Economics
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Economics Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Economics
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Economics Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Economics
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 (80.00%) Business Analysis
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
1 4 (80.00%) QA
2 1 (20.00%) C++
2 1 (20.00%) PhD
2 1 (20.00%) SunGard
2 1 (20.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Derivative
2 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (20.00%) Physics
2 1 (20.00%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills

Economics
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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.

General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Business Process Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Quantitative Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (20.00%) Derivative
1 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (20.00%) Physics
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) SunGard