The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Economics in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Economics over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Economics
Rank 26 42 46
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +4
Permanent jobs citing Economics 1 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 0.60% 0.37% 0.60%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.67% 1.06% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £20,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -29.82%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £52,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-23.80% +31.25%
Economics
Cheshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
60 94 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 35.71% 34.69% 28.40%
Number of salaries quoted 44 71 50
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,650 £20,700 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Economics
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Economics Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Economics
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Economics Salary Trend in Chester

Economics
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Chester 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) SAS
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Statistics
1 1 (100.00%) Operations Research
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Physics
1 1 (100.00%) Psychology
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science

Economics
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Chester 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 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Statistics
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Physics
1 1 (100.00%) Psychology
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Operations Research
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft