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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Economics
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Economics 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £52,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-23.80% +23.52%
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
91 76 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 41.18% 33.04% 33.15%
Number of salaries quoted 79 57 85
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,650 £22,300
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £39,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 22 (100.00%) Finance
2 21 (95.45%) Credit Risk
2 21 (95.45%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (95.45%) Analytics
3 17 (77.27%) Mathematics
4 15 (68.18%) SAS
4 15 (68.18%) SQL
4 15 (68.18%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (54.55%) Marketing
6 10 (45.45%) VBA
6 10 (45.45%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 10 (45.45%) Data Analysis
7 9 (40.91%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (40.91%) Econometrics
7 9 (40.91%) Coaching
7 9 (40.91%) Statistics
8 7 (31.82%) Risk Management
9 6 (27.27%) Project Management
9 6 (27.27%) Legal
10 5 (22.73%) C
10 5 (22.73%) Data Extraction
10 5 (22.73%) Physics
10 5 (22.73%) MS PowerPoint
10 5 (22.73%) Validation
10 5 (22.73%) CRM
10 5 (22.73%) Data Modelling
10 5 (22.73%) CHAID
10 5 (22.73%) Performance Analysis
10 5 (22.73%) Statistical Analysis
10 5 (22.73%) Project Planning

Economics
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 15 (68.18%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (22.73%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (68.18%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (45.45%) SAS Enterprise Guide
General
1 22 (100.00%) Finance
2 12 (54.55%) Marketing
3 6 (27.27%) Legal
4 1 (4.55%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Analyst
1 10 (45.45%) Senior Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) Strategy Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Risk Manager
3 2 (9.09%) Strategy Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 21 (95.45%) Credit Risk
1 21 (95.45%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (77.27%) Mathematics
3 9 (40.91%) Statistics
4 5 (22.73%) Physics
4 5 (22.73%) Data Extraction
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (95.45%) Analytics
2 10 (45.45%) Data Analysis
3 9 (40.91%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (40.91%) Econometrics
3 9 (40.91%) Coaching
4 7 (31.82%) Risk Management
5 6 (27.27%) Project Management
6 5 (22.73%) Performance Analysis
6 5 (22.73%) Validation
6 5 (22.73%) CRM
6 5 (22.73%) Data Modelling
6 5 (22.73%) CHAID
6 5 (22.73%) Statistical Analysis
6 5 (22.73%) Project Planning
6 5 (22.73%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (18.18%) People Management
8 1 (4.55%) Financial Modelling
Programming Languages
1 15 (68.18%) SQL
2 10 (45.45%) VBA
3 5 (22.73%) C