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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Economics
Rank 103 106 117
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +11
Permanent jobs citing Economics 1 12 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.075% 0.66% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.20% 1.72% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1 12 2
Average salary £22,500 £67,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-66.66% +125.00%
UK excluding London average salary £51,250 £42,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+20.58% -19.04%
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
488 697 544
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 36.69% 38.32% 34.67%
Number of salaries quoted 414 588 389
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
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 5 February 2016. 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
Knutsford -7 1 £22,500 -66.66%
Economics
North West

Economics
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 2 (66.67%) Statistics
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Campaign Management
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Predictive Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (33.33%) Financial Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) MS Access
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) SAS
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Legal
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Econometrics

Economics
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (33.33%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MS Access
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Legal
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Campaign Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Implementation Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Insight Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Statistics
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Campaign Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) Econometrics
2 1 (33.33%) Financial Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) Predictive Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
1 1 (33.33%) C++
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree