The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Economics in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Economics over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Economics
Rank 251 254 262
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +8
Permanent jobs citing Economics 10 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.14% 0.11% 0.024%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.37% 0.28% 0.070%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 1
Average salary £60,000 £47,500 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.31% +102.12%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £52,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-23.80% +31.25%
Economics
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2692 2843 2844
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 36.83% 39.81% 34.02%
Number of salaries quoted 2067 2266 2419
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Economics
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Economics Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Economics
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Economics Salary Trend in the East of England

Economics
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Economics within the East of England region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +9 5 - -
Hertfordshire - 5 £60,000 -
Economics
England

Economics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 11 (57.89%) Business Analysis
1 11 (57.89%) Degree
2 8 (42.11%) Physics
2 8 (42.11%) Mathematics
3 7 (36.84%) Statistics
3 7 (36.84%) SQL
3 7 (36.84%) SPSS
3 7 (36.84%) MATLAB
3 7 (36.84%) Finance
3 7 (36.84%) Data Analysis
4 6 (31.58%) C++
4 6 (31.58%) PhD
4 6 (31.58%) Retail
4 6 (31.58%) Analytics
5 5 (26.32%) Apache Pig
5 5 (26.32%) Hadoop
5 5 (26.32%) Visualisation
5 5 (26.32%) Relational Database
5 5 (26.32%) Bayesian Methods
5 5 (26.32%) Time Series Analysis
5 5 (26.32%) Markov Chain
5 5 (26.32%) Factor Analysis
5 5 (26.32%) Structural Equation Modelling
5 5 (26.32%) Gibbs Sampling
5 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (26.32%) Algorithms
5 5 (26.32%) Linear Regression
5 5 (26.32%) Database Theory
5 5 (26.32%) Relational Database Theory
5 5 (26.32%) Ruby

Economics
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 5 (26.32%) SAS
1 5 (26.32%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 7 (36.84%) SPSS
2 5 (26.32%) CPLEX
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) Data Mining
1 5 (26.32%) Hadoop
1 5 (26.32%) Big Data
1 5 (26.32%) Relational Database
General
1 7 (36.84%) Finance
2 6 (31.58%) Retail
3 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.26%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Analyst
1 5 (26.32%) Data Scientist
2 4 (21.05%) Business Process Specialist
3 2 (10.53%) Pricing Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Business Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) Cloud Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Cloud Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Quantitative Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Physics
1 8 (42.11%) Mathematics
2 7 (36.84%) Statistics
3 5 (26.32%) Informatics
3 5 (26.32%) Artificial Intelligence
3 5 (26.32%) Neural Network
3 5 (26.32%) Applied Mathematics
3 5 (26.32%) Chemistry
3 5 (26.32%) Psychology
3 5 (26.32%) Computer Science
3 5 (26.32%) Visualisation
3 5 (26.32%) Digital Media
3 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (26.32%) Algorithms
4 1 (5.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (5.26%) Derivative
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Business Analysis
2 7 (36.84%) Data Analysis
3 6 (31.58%) Analytics
4 5 (26.32%) Predictive Modelling
4 5 (26.32%) Machine Learning
4 5 (26.32%) Bayesian Methods
4 5 (26.32%) Time Series Analysis
4 5 (26.32%) Markov Chain
4 5 (26.32%) Factor Analysis
4 5 (26.32%) Structural Equation Modelling
4 5 (26.32%) Gibbs Sampling
4 5 (26.32%) Linear Regression
4 5 (26.32%) Database Theory
4 5 (26.32%) Relational Database Theory
4 5 (26.32%) Bioinformatics
4 5 (26.32%) Econometrics
4 5 (26.32%) Statistical Analysis
4 5 (26.32%) Logistic Regression
4 5 (26.32%) Cluster Analysis
4 5 (26.32%) Biostatistics
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) SQL
1 7 (36.84%) MATLAB
2 6 (31.58%) C++
3 5 (26.32%) Java
3 5 (26.32%) Ruby
3 5 (26.32%) Clojure
3 5 (26.32%) R
3 5 (26.32%) Python
4 2 (10.53%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (57.89%) Degree
2 6 (31.58%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) QA
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) vCloud
2 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) VMware
2 1 (5.26%) SunGard