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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Economics
Rank 279 299 293
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -6
Permanent jobs citing Economics 31 39 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.29% 0.31% 0.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.70% 0.66% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 25 36 37
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £85,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,641 £50,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
-28.71% +29.03%
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
4406 5939 5530
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 41.56% 47.29% 46.35%
Number of salaries quoted 3646 4878 4793
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
- +4.57%

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 17 April 2015.

Economics Salary Histogram in the City of London

Economics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 46 (75.41%) Degree
2 38 (62.30%) Finance
3 32 (52.46%) Analytical Skills
4 30 (49.18%) Analytics
4 30 (49.18%) Mathematics
5 28 (45.90%) SQL
6 18 (29.51%) Banking
6 18 (29.51%) Marketing
7 17 (27.87%) Computer Science
7 17 (27.87%) SAS
8 16 (26.23%) Retail
9 14 (22.95%) Statistics
10 12 (19.67%) Investment Banking
11 11 (18.03%) Microsoft
12 10 (16.39%) Business Intelligence
12 10 (16.39%) Project Management
12 10 (16.39%) MS Excel
13 9 (14.75%) UNIX
13 9 (14.75%) SPSS
13 9 (14.75%) Change Management
13 9 (14.75%) Fixed Income
13 9 (14.75%) Visualisation
13 9 (14.75%) Tableau
14 8 (13.11%) R
14 8 (13.11%) Marketing Analytics
14 8 (13.11%) Credit Risk
14 8 (13.11%) Risk Management
14 8 (13.11%) Front Office
14 8 (13.11%) Business Analysis
14 8 (13.11%) Agile Software Development

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 17 (27.87%) SAS
2 2 (3.28%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.28%) CMS
2 2 (3.28%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (3.28%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (3.28%) K2 blackpearl
3 1 (1.64%) Apache Pig
3 1 (1.64%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 10 (16.39%) MS Excel
2 9 (14.75%) SPSS
3 7 (11.48%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (6.56%) MS Office
5 2 (3.28%) InfoPath
6 1 (1.64%) Open Workbench
6 1 (1.64%) MS Project
6 1 (1.64%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.28%) WebTrends
1 2 (3.28%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.20%) Internet
2 2 (3.28%) Kerberos
3 1 (1.64%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.84%) SQL Server
1 6 (9.84%) QlikView
2 4 (6.56%) Data Mining
3 3 (4.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (4.92%) Hadoop
4 2 (3.28%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.28%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.64%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.64%) Data Mart
5 1 (1.64%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (1.64%) OLAP
5 1 (1.64%) OLTP
5 1 (1.64%) Star Schema
5 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.64%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 38 (62.30%) Finance
2 18 (29.51%) Banking
2 18 (29.51%) Marketing
3 16 (26.23%) Retail
4 12 (19.67%) Investment Banking
5 8 (13.11%) Front Office
6 6 (9.84%) Back Office
7 5 (8.20%) Telecoms
8 4 (6.56%) Law
9 3 (4.92%) Retail Banking
9 3 (4.92%) Financial Institution
9 3 (4.92%) Advertising
10 1 (1.64%) Games
10 1 (1.64%) Legal
Job Titles
1 22 (36.07%) Analyst
2 9 (14.75%) Consultant
3 7 (11.48%) Senior Manager
3 7 (11.48%) Risk Manager
3 7 (11.48%) Strategy Manager
4 6 (9.84%) Business Analyst
5 5 (8.20%) Developer
5 5 (8.20%) Tableau Consultant
6 4 (6.56%) Development Manager
6 4 (6.56%) Insight Analyst
6 4 (6.56%) Data Analyst
6 4 (6.56%) Software Manager
7 3 (4.92%) Account Manager
7 3 (4.92%) Programme Manager
7 3 (4.92%) Graduate
7 3 (4.92%) Data Scientist
7 3 (4.92%) Data Insight Analyst
8 2 (3.28%) Java Developer
8 2 (3.28%) SharePoint Developer
8 2 (3.28%) SharePoint Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.92%) .NET
1 3 (4.92%) MDX
2 2 (3.28%) D3.js
2 2 (3.28%) ASP.NET
2 2 (3.28%) Windows SharePoint Services
3 1 (1.64%) HTML
3 1 (1.64%) CSS
3 1 (1.64%) WPF
3 1 (1.64%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 32 (52.46%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (49.18%) Mathematics
3 17 (27.87%) Computer Science
4 14 (22.95%) Statistics
5 9 (14.75%) Fixed Income
5 9 (14.75%) Visualisation
6 8 (13.11%) Credit Risk
7 6 (9.84%) Psychology
7 6 (9.84%) SWIFT
8 5 (8.20%) Digital Media
9 4 (6.56%) Open Source
9 4 (6.56%) Management Information System
10 3 (4.92%) Equities
10 3 (4.92%) Physics
10 3 (4.92%) Data Extraction
11 2 (3.28%) Algorithms
11 2 (3.28%) Applied Mathematics
11 2 (3.28%) Derivative
12 1 (1.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 1 (1.64%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (14.75%) UNIX
2 6 (9.84%) Solaris
3 5 (8.20%) Linux
4 1 (1.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (49.18%) Analytics
2 10 (16.39%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (16.39%) Project Management
3 9 (14.75%) Change Management
4 8 (13.11%) Risk Management
4 8 (13.11%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (13.11%) Business Analysis
4 8 (13.11%) Marketing Analytics
5 7 (11.48%) Risk Analytics
6 6 (9.84%) Unit Testing
6 6 (9.84%) Integration Testing
6 6 (9.84%) System Testing
7 5 (8.20%) Data Analysis
7 5 (8.20%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (8.20%) Requirements Management
7 5 (8.20%) UML
8 4 (6.56%) ITIL
8 4 (6.56%) ETL
8 4 (6.56%) Programme Management
8 4 (6.56%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 28 (45.90%) SQL
2 8 (13.11%) R
3 7 (11.48%) C++
4 4 (6.56%) Java
5 3 (4.92%) C#
5 3 (4.92%) VB
5 3 (4.92%) Python
6 2 (3.28%) C
6 2 (3.28%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.64%) XAML
7 1 (1.64%) Ruby
7 1 (1.64%) VBA
Qualifications
1 46 (75.41%) Degree
2 5 (8.20%) Security Cleared
3 4 (6.56%) DV Cleared
4 3 (4.92%) PhD
5 1 (1.64%) CISSP
5 1 (1.64%) CISA
5 1 (1.64%) CISM
5 1 (1.64%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) Basel II
1 1 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.64%) COBIT
1 1 (1.64%) MiFID
1 1 (1.64%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.64%) EMIR
1 1 (1.64%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 2 (3.28%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.64%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 11 (18.03%) Microsoft
2 9 (14.75%) Tableau
3 8 (13.11%) Sybase
4 6 (9.84%) Alteryx
5 4 (6.56%) Oracle
6 3 (4.92%) Business Objects
6 3 (4.92%) Bloomberg
7 2 (3.28%) Adobe
7 2 (3.28%) Google
7 2 (3.28%) Coremetrics
8 1 (1.64%) Talend
8 1 (1.64%) Sun
8 1 (1.64%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (1.64%) Omniture
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