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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Economics
Rank 272 306 307
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +1
Permanent jobs citing Economics 51 16 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.45% 0.13% 0.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.02% 0.29% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 37 14 29
Average salary £65,000 £48,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,100 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £63,750 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +30.76%
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
4996 5553 6159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 43.71% 46.79% 48.08%
Number of salaries quoted 4111 4844 5634
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 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 94 (84.68%) Finance
2 93 (83.78%) Degree
3 66 (59.46%) Mathematics
4 58 (52.25%) SQL
5 52 (46.85%) Analytics
6 49 (44.14%) Statistics
7 46 (41.44%) SAS
8 41 (36.94%) Python
9 37 (33.33%) Data Mining
9 37 (33.33%) Applied Mathematics
9 37 (33.33%) Computer Science
10 36 (32.43%) Business Analysis
11 35 (31.53%) PhD
11 35 (31.53%) SPSS
11 35 (31.53%) Hadoop
12 34 (30.63%) R
12 34 (30.63%) Data Modelling
12 34 (30.63%) C++
13 33 (29.73%) Big Data
14 32 (28.83%) Visualisation
14 32 (28.83%) MATLAB
15 31 (27.93%) Predictive Modelling
16 30 (27.03%) Retail
17 29 (26.13%) Data Analysis
17 29 (26.13%) CPLEX
17 29 (26.13%) Logistic Regression
17 29 (26.13%) Cluster Analysis
17 29 (26.13%) Bayesian Methods
17 29 (26.13%) Time Series Analysis
17 29 (26.13%) Markov Chain

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 46 (41.44%) SAS
2 14 (12.61%) Apache Pig
3 1 (0.90%) WebLogic
Applications
1 35 (31.53%) SPSS
2 29 (26.13%) CPLEX
3 8 (7.21%) MS Excel
4 3 (2.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.70%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.90%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (33.33%) Data Mining
2 35 (31.53%) Hadoop
3 33 (29.73%) Big Data
4 25 (22.52%) Relational Database
5 12 (10.81%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (8.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (5.41%) Oracle Database
8 5 (4.50%) SQL Server
8 5 (4.50%) Apache Hive
9 4 (3.60%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (3.60%) Oracle Database 12c
9 4 (3.60%) OLAP
9 4 (3.60%) Oracle Database 10g
9 4 (3.60%) SQL Server 2000
10 3 (2.70%) OLTP
10 3 (2.70%) Essbase
10 3 (2.70%) Oracle OLAP
11 2 (1.80%) SAS Enterprise Miner
11 2 (1.80%) Oracle ODI
11 2 (1.80%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (2.70%) Cucumber
1 3 (2.70%) Selenium
2 2 (1.80%) JUnit
General
1 94 (84.68%) Finance
2 30 (27.03%) Retail
3 12 (10.81%) Marketing
3 12 (10.81%) Banking
4 8 (7.21%) Advertising
5 3 (2.70%) Financial Institution
5 3 (2.70%) Back Office
5 3 (2.70%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.70%) French Language
6 2 (1.80%) Front Office
7 1 (0.90%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.90%) Law
7 1 (0.90%) Legal
Job Titles
1 34 (30.63%) Data Scientist
2 23 (20.72%) Analyst
3 9 (8.11%) Programme Manager
3 9 (8.11%) Developer
4 7 (6.31%) Consultant
5 6 (5.41%) Graduate
6 4 (3.60%) Marketing Analyst
6 4 (3.60%) Risk Consultant
6 4 (3.60%) IT Risk Consultant
6 4 (3.60%) IT Audit Consultant
6 4 (3.60%) Data Analyst
6 4 (3.60%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (3.60%) IT Consultant
6 4 (3.60%) Senior Manager
6 4 (3.60%) Business Analyst
7 3 (2.70%) Junior
7 3 (2.70%) Support Analyst
7 3 (2.70%) DBA
7 3 (2.70%) Market Risk Analyst
7 3 (2.70%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.21%) Natural Language Processing
2 3 (2.70%) XML
2 3 (2.70%) .NET
3 2 (1.80%) Hibernate
3 2 (1.80%) Spring
3 2 (1.80%) HTML
4 1 (0.90%) FpML
4 1 (0.90%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.90%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 66 (59.46%) Mathematics
2 49 (44.14%) Statistics
3 37 (33.33%) Applied Mathematics
3 37 (33.33%) Computer Science
4 32 (28.83%) Visualisation
5 25 (22.52%) Digital Media
5 25 (22.52%) Neural Network
6 21 (18.92%) Analytical Skills
7 19 (17.12%) Physics
8 12 (10.81%) Derivative
9 10 (9.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 9 (8.11%) Artificial Intelligence
10 9 (8.11%) Chemistry
10 9 (8.11%) Psychology
10 9 (8.11%) Informatics
11 8 (7.21%) Credit Risk
12 6 (5.41%) Hedge funds
13 5 (4.50%) Market Risk
14 4 (3.60%) Replication
14 4 (3.60%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.90%) UNIX
1 1 (0.90%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (46.85%) Analytics
2 36 (32.43%) Business Analysis
3 34 (30.63%) Data Modelling
4 31 (27.93%) Predictive Modelling
5 29 (26.13%) Data Analysis
5 29 (26.13%) Logistic Regression
5 29 (26.13%) Cluster Analysis
5 29 (26.13%) Bayesian Methods
5 29 (26.13%) Time Series Analysis
5 29 (26.13%) Markov Chain
5 29 (26.13%) Factor Analysis
5 29 (26.13%) Structural Equation Modelling
6 15 (13.51%) Risk Management
7 14 (12.61%) Statistical Analysis
8 13 (11.71%) Investment Management
8 13 (11.71%) Project Planning
9 11 (9.91%) ETL
10 10 (9.01%) PRINCE2
11 9 (8.11%) Project Management
11 9 (8.11%) Econometrics
Programming Languages
1 58 (52.25%) SQL
2 41 (36.94%) Python
3 34 (30.63%) R
3 34 (30.63%) C++
4 32 (28.83%) MATLAB
5 24 (21.62%) Java
6 13 (11.71%) Clojure
6 13 (11.71%) Ruby
7 5 (4.50%) VBA
8 4 (3.60%) C#
9 3 (2.70%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.90%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.90%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.90%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 93 (83.78%) Degree
2 35 (31.53%) PhD
3 13 (11.71%) CISA
4 8 (7.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.90%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.70%) IAS 39
1 3 (2.70%) Basel III
2 1 (0.90%) EMIR
System Software
1 4 (3.60%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 8 (7.21%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.31%) Oracle
3 4 (3.60%) Sun
4 3 (2.70%) Google
5 2 (1.80%) Teradata
5 2 (1.80%) Informatica
6 1 (0.90%) RapidMiner
City of London
Bloomberg
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 to £70000 per annum - Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Industry leading Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago