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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Economics
Rank 278 261 300
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +39
Permanent jobs citing Economics 30 73 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.29% 0.59% 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.65% 1.29% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 25 58 25
Average salary £43,000 £72,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.68% +123.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £36,750 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £82,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -25.00%
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
4617 5657 5964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 44.31% 45.69% 49.79%
Number of salaries quoted 3775 4598 5208
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £82,500 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 51 (80.95%) Degree
2 38 (60.32%) Mathematics
3 37 (58.73%) Finance
4 23 (36.51%) SQL
4 23 (36.51%) Computer Science
4 23 (36.51%) Analytics
4 23 (36.51%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (31.75%) Statistics
6 19 (30.16%) Banking
7 14 (22.22%) SAS
7 14 (22.22%) Project Management
7 14 (22.22%) Marketing
8 13 (20.63%) Physics
9 11 (17.46%) UNIX
9 11 (17.46%) Business Analysis
10 10 (15.87%) Retail
10 10 (15.87%) Linux
10 10 (15.87%) Visualisation
10 10 (15.87%) Tableau
11 8 (12.70%) SPSS
11 8 (12.70%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (12.70%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (12.70%) Derivative
11 8 (12.70%) Hedge funds
12 7 (11.11%) Open Source
12 7 (11.11%) Security Cleared
12 7 (11.11%) Psychology
12 7 (11.11%) Investment Banking
12 7 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
13 6 (9.52%) Requirements Management

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 14 (22.22%) SAS
2 3 (4.76%) CMS
2 3 (4.76%) SharePoint Server
2 3 (4.76%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (4.76%) K2 blackpearl
2 3 (4.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (12.70%) SPSS
2 7 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (7.94%) MS Excel
4 4 (6.35%) MS Office
5 3 (4.76%) InfoPath
6 1 (1.59%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (3.17%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.76%) Office 365
2 2 (3.17%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.59%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.52%) Broadband
2 3 (4.76%) Kerberos
2 3 (4.76%) Internet
2 3 (4.76%) WebEx
3 1 (1.59%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.52%) Data Mining
1 6 (9.52%) QlikView
1 6 (9.52%) Hadoop
2 3 (4.76%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.17%) Big Data
4 1 (1.59%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.59%) Star Schema
4 1 (1.59%) EDRMS
4 1 (1.59%) Data Mart
General
1 37 (58.73%) Finance
2 19 (30.16%) Banking
3 14 (22.22%) Marketing
4 10 (15.87%) Retail
5 7 (11.11%) Investment Banking
6 3 (4.76%) Back Office
7 2 (3.17%) Telecoms
7 2 (3.17%) Front Office
7 2 (3.17%) Dutch Language
7 2 (3.17%) French Language
7 2 (3.17%) German Language
7 2 (3.17%) Spanish Language
8 1 (1.59%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.59%) Law
8 1 (1.59%) Legal
8 1 (1.59%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 29 (46.03%) Analyst
2 13 (20.63%) Consultant
3 9 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 6 (9.52%) Graduate
5 5 (7.94%) Software Analyst
5 5 (7.94%) Tableau Consultant
6 4 (6.35%) Data Scientist
6 4 (6.35%) Risk Manager
7 3 (4.76%) SharePoint Developer
7 3 (4.76%) SharePoint Administrator
7 3 (4.76%) Marketing Analyst
7 3 (4.76%) Strategy Manager
7 3 (4.76%) Programme Manager
7 3 (4.76%) Developer
7 3 (4.76%) Senior Manager
7 3 (4.76%) Change Manager
7 3 (4.76%) Business Change Manager
7 3 (4.76%) Administrator
7 3 (4.76%) Business Manager
8 2 (3.17%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.35%) D3.js
2 3 (4.76%) .NET
2 3 (4.76%) ASP.NET
2 3 (4.76%) XMPP
2 3 (4.76%) Windows SharePoint Services
3 1 (1.59%) CSS
3 1 (1.59%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 38 (60.32%) Mathematics
2 23 (36.51%) Computer Science
2 23 (36.51%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (31.75%) Statistics
4 13 (20.63%) Physics
5 10 (15.87%) Visualisation
6 8 (12.70%) Hedge funds
6 8 (12.70%) Derivative
7 7 (11.11%) Psychology
8 6 (9.52%) Digital Media
9 5 (7.94%) Credit Risk
10 4 (6.35%) Applied Mathematics
10 4 (6.35%) Algorithms
11 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
11 1 (1.59%) Fixed Income
11 1 (1.59%) Equities
11 1 (1.59%) Market Risk
11 1 (1.59%) Life Science
11 1 (1.59%) User Experience
11 1 (1.59%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 11 (17.46%) UNIX
2 10 (15.87%) Linux
3 1 (1.59%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (36.51%) Analytics
2 14 (22.22%) Project Management
3 11 (17.46%) Business Analysis
4 8 (12.70%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (12.70%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (11.11%) Open Source
6 6 (9.52%) Use Case
6 6 (9.52%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (9.52%) UML
6 6 (9.52%) Requirements Management
7 5 (7.94%) CRM
7 5 (7.94%) Marketing Analytics
7 5 (7.94%) Systems Analysis
8 4 (6.35%) Pay per click
8 4 (6.35%) Monte Carlo Method
8 4 (6.35%) Machine Learning
8 4 (6.35%) Pattern Recognition
8 4 (6.35%) Data Visualisation
8 4 (6.35%) MapReduce
8 4 (6.35%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 23 (36.51%) SQL
2 6 (9.52%) R
3 4 (6.35%) Python
3 4 (6.35%) Java
4 3 (4.76%) C#
5 2 (3.17%) C++
5 2 (3.17%) VBA
6 1 (1.59%) C
6 1 (1.59%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 51 (80.95%) Degree
2 7 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 6 (9.52%) DV Cleared
4 5 (7.94%) PhD
5 3 (4.76%) CFA
6 1 (1.59%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.59%) CISSP
6 1 (1.59%) PMP
6 1 (1.59%) CISA
6 1 (1.59%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.17%) Solvency II
1 2 (3.17%) AIFMD
2 1 (1.59%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.59%) EMIR
2 1 (1.59%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (1.59%) Basel II
2 1 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.59%) COBIT
2 1 (1.59%) MiFID
2 1 (1.59%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.76%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (15.87%) Tableau
2 6 (9.52%) Alteryx
3 4 (6.35%) Sybase
3 4 (6.35%) SAP
3 4 (6.35%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.76%) Cisco
4 3 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (3.17%) Google
5 2 (3.17%) Coremetrics
5 2 (3.17%) Adobe
6 1 (1.59%) Omniture
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Posted: 21 hours ago
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Salary: £16K-£26K flexible base with competitive commission
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Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
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