The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Economics in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Economics over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Economics
Rank 275 319 305
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -14
Permanent jobs citing Economics 39 15 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.35% 0.12% 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.82% 0.26% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 30 14 26
Average salary £59,250 £45,000 £61,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.66% -26.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £28,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,750 £52,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,000 £31,250
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +18.40%
Economics
London

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

Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
4778 5797 5823
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 42.98% 47.65% 48.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4050 5028 5338
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Economics
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Economics Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Economics
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Economics Salary Trend in the City of London

Economics
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Economics across the City of London region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Economics Salary Histogram in the City of London

Economics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 96 (85.71%) Degree
2 94 (83.93%) Finance
3 76 (67.86%) Mathematics
4 69 (61.61%) SQL
5 59 (52.68%) Analytics
6 52 (46.43%) Statistics
7 49 (43.75%) SAS
8 45 (40.18%) Python
9 39 (34.82%) Data Mining
10 38 (33.93%) R
10 38 (33.93%) Applied Mathematics
10 38 (33.93%) Hadoop
11 37 (33.04%) Big Data
11 37 (33.04%) Data Modelling
11 37 (33.04%) SPSS
12 36 (32.14%) PhD
12 36 (32.14%) C++
13 35 (31.25%) MATLAB
13 35 (31.25%) Business Analysis
13 35 (31.25%) Algorithms
13 35 (31.25%) Computer Science
14 34 (30.36%) Visualisation
14 34 (30.36%) Predictive Modelling
14 34 (30.36%) Retail
15 33 (29.46%) Data Analysis
16 31 (27.68%) CPLEX
16 31 (27.68%) Logistic Regression
16 31 (27.68%) Cluster Analysis
16 31 (27.68%) Bayesian Methods
16 31 (27.68%) Time Series Analysis

Economics
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 49 (43.75%) SAS
2 17 (15.18%) Apache Pig
3 1 (0.89%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 37 (33.04%) SPSS
2 31 (27.68%) CPLEX
3 8 (7.14%) MS Excel
4 2 (1.79%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.79%) MS Office
5 1 (0.89%) Weka
Business Applications
1 3 (2.68%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.89%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (34.82%) Data Mining
2 38 (33.93%) Hadoop
3 37 (33.04%) Big Data
4 27 (24.11%) Relational Database
5 12 (10.71%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (8.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (6.25%) SQL Server
7 7 (6.25%) Oracle Database
8 6 (5.36%) Apache Hive
9 5 (4.46%) Oracle Database 10g
9 5 (4.46%) SQL Server 2000
9 5 (4.46%) Oracle Database 12c
9 5 (4.46%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (3.57%) OLAP
11 3 (2.68%) OLTP
11 3 (2.68%) Essbase
11 3 (2.68%) Oracle OLAP
12 2 (1.79%) SAS Enterprise Miner
12 2 (1.79%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (1.79%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 3 (2.68%) Selenium
1 3 (2.68%) Cucumber
2 2 (1.79%) JUnit
General
1 94 (83.93%) Finance
2 34 (30.36%) Retail
3 17 (15.18%) Banking
4 15 (13.39%) Marketing
5 9 (8.04%) Advertising
6 3 (2.68%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.68%) Financial Institution
6 3 (2.68%) Front Office
6 3 (2.68%) French Language
7 2 (1.79%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.79%) Back Office
7 2 (1.79%) Legal
8 1 (0.89%) Law
8 1 (0.89%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 35 (31.25%) Data Scientist
2 31 (27.68%) Analyst
3 10 (8.93%) Developer
4 9 (8.04%) Business Analyst
5 7 (6.25%) Data Analyst
6 6 (5.36%) Graduate
7 5 (4.46%) Programme Manager
7 5 (4.46%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (3.57%) DBA
8 4 (3.57%) Senior Manager
8 4 (3.57%) Marketing Analyst
9 3 (2.68%) Quantitative Analyst
9 3 (2.68%) Risk Manager
9 3 (2.68%) Strategy Manager
9 3 (2.68%) Graduate Support Analyst
9 3 (2.68%) Insight Analyst
9 3 (2.68%) Market Risk Analyst
9 3 (2.68%) Support Analyst
9 3 (2.68%) Junior
9 3 (2.68%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.14%) Natural Language Processing
2 4 (3.57%) .NET
3 3 (2.68%) XML
3 3 (2.68%) HTML
4 2 (1.79%) Hibernate
4 2 (1.79%) Spring
5 1 (0.89%) MDX
5 1 (0.89%) SciPy
5 1 (0.89%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.89%) Web Services
5 1 (0.89%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 76 (67.86%) Mathematics
2 52 (46.43%) Statistics
3 38 (33.93%) Applied Mathematics
4 35 (31.25%) Computer Science
4 35 (31.25%) Algorithms
5 34 (30.36%) Visualisation
6 28 (25.00%) Digital Media
7 27 (24.11%) Neural Network
8 22 (19.64%) Analytical Skills
9 21 (18.75%) Physics
10 15 (13.39%) Derivative
11 13 (11.61%) Credit Risk
12 12 (10.71%) Psychology
13 11 (9.82%) Informatics
13 11 (9.82%) Chemistry
13 11 (9.82%) Artificial Intelligence
14 8 (7.14%) Market Risk
15 7 (6.25%) Hedge funds
15 7 (6.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 5 (4.46%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.79%) Linux
2 1 (0.89%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (52.68%) Analytics
2 37 (33.04%) Data Modelling
3 35 (31.25%) Business Analysis
4 34 (30.36%) Predictive Modelling
5 33 (29.46%) Data Analysis
6 31 (27.68%) Logistic Regression
6 31 (27.68%) Cluster Analysis
6 31 (27.68%) Bayesian Methods
6 31 (27.68%) Time Series Analysis
6 31 (27.68%) Markov Chain
6 31 (27.68%) Factor Analysis
6 31 (27.68%) Structural Equation Modelling
7 16 (14.29%) Statistical Analysis
8 13 (11.61%) Risk Management
9 12 (10.71%) ETL
10 11 (9.82%) Econometrics
10 11 (9.82%) Bioinformatics
10 11 (9.82%) Biostatistics
10 11 (9.82%) Monte Carlo Method
10 11 (9.82%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 69 (61.61%) SQL
2 45 (40.18%) Python
3 38 (33.93%) R
4 36 (32.14%) C++
5 35 (31.25%) MATLAB
6 26 (23.21%) Java
7 15 (13.39%) Ruby
7 15 (13.39%) Clojure
8 8 (7.14%) VBA
9 5 (4.46%) C#
10 3 (2.68%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.89%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.89%) VB
11 1 (0.89%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.89%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 96 (85.71%) Degree
2 36 (32.14%) PhD
3 8 (7.14%) CISA
4 4 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (1.79%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.89%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.68%) IAS 39
1 3 (2.68%) Basel III
System Software
1 5 (4.46%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 9 (8.04%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.14%) Oracle
3 5 (4.46%) Sun
4 3 (2.68%) Google
5 2 (1.79%) Informatica
5 2 (1.79%) Teradata
6 1 (0.89%) RapidMiner
6 1 (0.89%) Business Objects
City of London
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Salary: £60000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Networking People
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Bloomberg
Posted: 8 days ago