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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Economics
Rank - 108 119
Permanent jobs citing Economics 0 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.40% 0.054%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 1.18% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 1
Average salary - £20,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -29.82%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £52,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
-23.80% +14.13%
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
713 592 636
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 40.91% 33.87% 34.05%
Number of salaries quoted 549 430 481
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 6 (85.71%) Service Management
1 6 (85.71%) Financial Institution
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
1 6 (85.71%) Stakeholder Management
1 6 (85.71%) Risk Assessment
1 6 (85.71%) Data Analysis
1 6 (85.71%) Supplier Management
1 6 (85.71%) Analytics
1 6 (85.71%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Statistics
2 1 (14.29%) Operations Research
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
2 1 (14.29%) Physics
2 1 (14.29%) Psychology
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) C++
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) Business Objects
2 1 (14.29%) MS Office
2 1 (14.29%) SAP
2 1 (14.29%) CSS
2 1 (14.29%) Python

Economics
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 1 (14.29%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
General
1 6 (85.71%) Financial Institution
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Delivery Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Statistics
2 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
2 1 (14.29%) Physics
2 1 (14.29%) Psychology
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Service Management
1 6 (85.71%) Stakeholder Management
1 6 (85.71%) Risk Assessment
1 6 (85.71%) Data Analysis
1 6 (85.71%) Supplier Management
1 6 (85.71%) Analytics
2 1 (14.29%) Operations Research
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C#
1 1 (14.29%) C++
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle
1 1 (14.29%) Business Objects
1 1 (14.29%) SAP
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft