The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Economics in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Economics over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Economics
Rank 103 - 137
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Economics 25 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.30% - 0.090%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.74% - 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £33,750 - £17,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £45,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
-12.22% +40.62%
Economics
North West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
527 463 558
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 27.41% 27.82% 25.21%
Number of salaries quoted 408 367 472
Average salary £37,500 £39,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.06% +12.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £58,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Economics
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Economics Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Economics
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Economics Salary Trend in Cheshire

Economics
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Economics across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Economics Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Economics
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Economics within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester - 23 - -
Runcorn - 1 £22,500 -
Warrington - 1 £45,000 -
Economics
North West

Economics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 23 (79.31%) Finance
1 23 (79.31%) Mathematics
2 22 (75.86%) Credit Risk
2 22 (75.86%) Analytics
3 16 (55.17%) SQL
3 16 (55.17%) Data Warehouse
3 16 (55.17%) SAS
4 12 (41.38%) Marketing
5 11 (37.93%) Statistics
5 11 (37.93%) Data Analysis
5 11 (37.93%) VBA
6 10 (34.48%) Econometrics
6 10 (34.48%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (34.48%) Physics
6 10 (34.48%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 7 (24.14%) Risk Management
8 6 (20.69%) Project Management
8 6 (20.69%) Legal
9 5 (17.24%) Validation
9 5 (17.24%) CRM
9 5 (17.24%) CHAID
9 5 (17.24%) C
9 5 (17.24%) Data Modelling
9 5 (17.24%) Data Extraction
9 5 (17.24%) Performance Analysis
9 5 (17.24%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (17.24%) Project Planning
9 5 (17.24%) Degree
9 5 (17.24%) MS PowerPoint
9 5 (17.24%) Statistical Analysis

Economics
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 16 (55.17%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (17.24%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.45%) SPSS
2 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (55.17%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (34.48%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 23 (79.31%) Finance
2 12 (41.38%) Marketing
3 6 (20.69%) Legal
4 1 (3.45%) Banking
4 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (41.38%) Analyst
2 11 (37.93%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (17.24%) Graduate
3 5 (17.24%) Strategy Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Graduate Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Graduate Web Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Web Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Risk Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Data Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Strategy Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Graduate Data Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Data Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) HTML
1 4 (13.79%) .NET
1 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET
1 4 (13.79%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 23 (79.31%) Mathematics
2 22 (75.86%) Credit Risk
3 11 (37.93%) Statistics
4 10 (34.48%) Physics
5 5 (17.24%) Data Extraction
6 4 (13.79%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (75.86%) Analytics
2 11 (37.93%) Data Analysis
3 10 (34.48%) Econometrics
3 10 (34.48%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (24.14%) Risk Management
5 6 (20.69%) Project Management
6 5 (17.24%) Validation
6 5 (17.24%) CRM
6 5 (17.24%) CHAID
6 5 (17.24%) Data Modelling
6 5 (17.24%) Performance Analysis
6 5 (17.24%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (17.24%) Project Planning
6 5 (17.24%) Statistical Analysis
7 1 (3.45%) Knowledge Management
7 1 (3.45%) Financial Modelling
7 1 (3.45%) Service Management
7 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 16 (55.17%) SQL
2 11 (37.93%) VBA
3 5 (17.24%) C
4 4 (13.79%) C#
4 4 (13.79%) Java
4 4 (13.79%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.45%) R
5 1 (3.45%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (13.79%) IBM
1 4 (13.79%) Microsoft