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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Economics
Rank 264 302 299
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -3
Permanent jobs citing Economics 62 20 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.52% 0.17% 0.33%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.43% 0.41% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 47 18 31
Average salary £70,000 £45,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.55% -18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £68,250 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £45,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
-14.44% +40.62%
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
4347 4905 5306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 36.60% 41.47% 41.23%
Number of salaries quoted 3618 4308 4864
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 90 (82.57%) Finance
2 89 (81.65%) Degree
3 62 (56.88%) Mathematics
4 56 (51.38%) SQL
5 49 (44.95%) Analytics
6 47 (43.12%) Statistics
7 42 (38.53%) SAS
8 40 (36.70%) Python
9 37 (33.94%) Data Mining
10 36 (33.03%) Applied Mathematics
10 36 (33.03%) Computer Science
11 35 (32.11%) PhD
11 35 (32.11%) Business Analysis
12 34 (31.19%) C++
12 34 (31.19%) Data Modelling
12 34 (31.19%) Hadoop
13 33 (30.28%) R
14 32 (29.36%) Big Data
14 32 (29.36%) Visualisation
14 32 (29.36%) SPSS
15 31 (28.44%) MATLAB
16 29 (26.61%) Retail
16 29 (26.61%) Predictive Modelling
17 28 (25.69%) Logistic Regression
17 28 (25.69%) Cluster Analysis
17 28 (25.69%) Bayesian Methods
17 28 (25.69%) Time Series Analysis
17 28 (25.69%) Markov Chain
17 28 (25.69%) Factor Analysis
17 28 (25.69%) Structural Equation Modelling

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 42 (38.53%) SAS
2 12 (11.01%) Apache Pig
3 1 (0.92%) WebLogic
Applications
1 32 (29.36%) SPSS
2 28 (25.69%) CPLEX
3 12 (11.01%) MS Excel
4 5 (4.59%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.83%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.92%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (33.94%) Data Mining
2 34 (31.19%) Hadoop
3 32 (29.36%) Big Data
4 24 (22.02%) Relational Database
5 10 (9.17%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (6.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (4.59%) Apache Hive
7 5 (4.59%) Oracle Database
8 4 (3.67%) Oracle Database 10g
8 4 (3.67%) SQL Server 2000
8 4 (3.67%) Oracle Database 12c
8 4 (3.67%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (3.67%) SQL Server
8 4 (3.67%) OLAP
9 3 (2.75%) OLTP
9 3 (2.75%) Oracle OLAP
9 3 (2.75%) Essbase
10 2 (1.83%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.92%) Base SAS
11 1 (0.92%) SAS Enterprise Miner
Development Applications
1 3 (2.75%) Selenium
1 3 (2.75%) Cucumber
2 2 (1.83%) JUnit
General
1 90 (82.57%) Finance
2 29 (26.61%) Retail
3 13 (11.93%) Banking
4 12 (11.01%) Marketing
5 7 (6.42%) Advertising
6 4 (3.67%) Telecoms
7 3 (2.75%) Back Office
7 3 (2.75%) Financial Institution
7 3 (2.75%) Legal
7 3 (2.75%) French Language
8 2 (1.83%) Front Office
9 1 (0.92%) Law
9 1 (0.92%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (30.28%) Data Scientist
2 22 (20.18%) Analyst
3 9 (8.26%) Programme Manager
4 8 (7.34%) Developer
5 7 (6.42%) Consultant
6 6 (5.50%) Graduate
7 5 (4.59%) Junior
7 5 (4.59%) Marketing Analyst
8 4 (3.67%) Risk Consultant
8 4 (3.67%) IT Consultant
8 4 (3.67%) Senior Manager
8 4 (3.67%) IT Risk Consultant
8 4 (3.67%) IT Audit Consultant
9 3 (2.75%) Data Analyst
9 3 (2.75%) DBA
9 3 (2.75%) Support Analyst
9 3 (2.75%) Market Risk Analyst
9 3 (2.75%) Business Analyst
9 3 (2.75%) Junior Developer
9 3 (2.75%) Quantitative Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.34%) Natural Language Processing
2 3 (2.75%) XML
3 2 (1.83%) HTML
3 2 (1.83%) .NET
3 2 (1.83%) Hibernate
3 2 (1.83%) Spring
4 1 (0.92%) Web Services
4 1 (0.92%) FpML
Miscellaneous
1 62 (56.88%) Mathematics
2 47 (43.12%) Statistics
3 36 (33.03%) Applied Mathematics
3 36 (33.03%) Computer Science
4 32 (29.36%) Visualisation
5 24 (22.02%) Digital Media
5 24 (22.02%) Neural Network
6 17 (15.60%) Physics
7 12 (11.01%) Derivative
8 10 (9.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 8 (7.34%) Credit Risk
10 7 (6.42%) Artificial Intelligence
10 7 (6.42%) Informatics
10 7 (6.42%) Chemistry
10 7 (6.42%) Psychology
11 6 (5.50%) Hedge funds
12 5 (4.59%) Market Risk
13 4 (3.67%) Clustering
13 4 (3.67%) Replication
14 3 (2.75%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.75%) UNIX
2 1 (0.92%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (44.95%) Analytics
2 35 (32.11%) Business Analysis
3 34 (31.19%) Data Modelling
4 29 (26.61%) Predictive Modelling
5 28 (25.69%) Logistic Regression
5 28 (25.69%) Cluster Analysis
5 28 (25.69%) Bayesian Methods
5 28 (25.69%) Time Series Analysis
5 28 (25.69%) Markov Chain
5 28 (25.69%) Factor Analysis
5 28 (25.69%) Structural Equation Modelling
6 27 (24.77%) Data Analysis
7 16 (14.68%) Risk Management
8 14 (12.84%) Project Planning
8 14 (12.84%) Investment Management
9 12 (11.01%) Statistical Analysis
10 10 (9.17%) PRINCE2
11 9 (8.26%) Project Management
12 8 (7.34%) ETL
12 8 (7.34%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 56 (51.38%) SQL
2 40 (36.70%) Python
3 34 (31.19%) C++
4 33 (30.28%) R
5 31 (28.44%) MATLAB
6 23 (21.10%) Java
7 11 (10.09%) Ruby
7 11 (10.09%) Clojure
8 6 (5.50%) VBA
9 3 (2.75%) C#
9 3 (2.75%) JavaScript
10 2 (1.83%) Groovy
11 1 (0.92%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.92%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 89 (81.65%) Degree
2 35 (32.11%) PhD
3 14 (12.84%) CISA
4 9 (8.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.75%) IAS 39
1 3 (2.75%) Basel III
2 1 (0.92%) EMIR
System Software
1 4 (3.67%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 7 (6.42%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.50%) Oracle
3 4 (3.67%) Sun
4 2 (1.83%) Google
5 1 (0.92%) RapidMiner
5 1 (0.92%) Informatica
5 1 (0.92%) Teradata
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