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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Economics
Rank 51 23 -
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -
Permanent jobs citing Economics 1 23 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 0.36% 8.58% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.78% 17.29% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £72,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £48,250 £38,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+25.32% -14.44%
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
129 133 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 46.91% 49.63% 31.08%
Number of salaries quoted 67 58 54
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £25,650 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,750 £48,500 £57,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

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 28 August 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 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) SAS
1 2 (100.00%) Statistics
2 1 (50.00%) Operations Research
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Predictive Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) Physics
2 1 (50.00%) Psychology
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Econometrics
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office

Economics
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 2 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Statistics
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) Physics
2 1 (50.00%) Psychology
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Econometrics
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Operations Research
1 1 (50.00%) Predictive Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) SAP
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft