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

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Economics
Rank 254 239 270
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +31
Permanent jobs citing Economics 11 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.14% 0.058% 0.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.39% 0.15% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 8
Average salary £57,500 £39,250 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.49% +53.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,650 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,250 £45,850 £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £52,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-23.80% +23.52%
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
2822 2676 3135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 35.92% 39.00% 34.98%
Number of salaries quoted 2186 2066 2641
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £57,500 £55,000
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
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Economics across the East of England region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

Economics Salary Histogram 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 22 December 2014. 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
Hertfordshire - 5 £61,250 -
Cambridgeshire -3 4 - -
Bedfordshire - 2 £28,500 -
Economics
England

Economics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 14 (56.00%) Business Analysis
2 12 (48.00%) Degree
3 10 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (28.00%) User Stories
4 7 (28.00%) Technical Analysis
4 7 (28.00%) UML
4 7 (28.00%) Scrum
4 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (24.00%) Statistics
5 6 (24.00%) Mathematics
5 6 (24.00%) SQL
5 6 (24.00%) SPSS
5 6 (24.00%) vCloud
6 5 (20.00%) Finance
6 5 (20.00%) MATLAB
6 5 (20.00%) Data Modelling
6 5 (20.00%) Physics
6 5 (20.00%) Network Security
6 5 (20.00%) Retail
6 5 (20.00%) Data Analysis
7 4 (16.00%) Ruby
7 4 (16.00%) Computer Science
7 4 (16.00%) QA
7 4 (16.00%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (16.00%) Data Mining
7 4 (16.00%) SAS
7 4 (16.00%) ITIL
7 4 (16.00%) Java
7 4 (16.00%) Python
7 4 (16.00%) BCP

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

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 4 (16.00%) SAS
1 4 (16.00%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 6 (24.00%) SPSS
2 3 (12.00%) CPLEX
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) Data Mining
1 4 (16.00%) Hadoop
2 3 (12.00%) Big Data
2 3 (12.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.00%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 5 (20.00%) Finance
1 5 (20.00%) Retail
2 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.00%) Advertising
3 1 (4.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Analyst
2 7 (28.00%) Business Analyst
3 5 (20.00%) Business Systems Analyst
3 5 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) Consultant
4 4 (16.00%) Business Process Specialist
4 4 (16.00%) Cloud Consultant
5 3 (12.00%) Data Scientist
6 2 (8.00%) Process Manager
6 2 (8.00%) Pricing Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Architect
7 1 (4.00%) Project Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Cloud Architect
7 1 (4.00%) Cloud Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Service Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Data Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Manager
Miscellaneous
1 10 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (24.00%) Statistics
2 6 (24.00%) Mathematics
3 5 (20.00%) Physics
4 4 (16.00%) Computer Science
4 4 (16.00%) Visualisation
5 3 (12.00%) Digital Media
5 3 (12.00%) Algorithms
5 3 (12.00%) Chemistry
5 3 (12.00%) Psychology
5 3 (12.00%) Applied Mathematics
5 3 (12.00%) Informatics
5 3 (12.00%) Artificial Intelligence
5 3 (12.00%) Neural Network
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) Business Analysis
2 7 (28.00%) Scrum
2 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (28.00%) UML
2 7 (28.00%) User Stories
2 7 (28.00%) Technical Analysis
3 5 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 5 (20.00%) Data Analysis
4 4 (16.00%) BCP
4 4 (16.00%) Service Management
4 4 (16.00%) ITIL
4 4 (16.00%) Analytics
4 4 (16.00%) Predictive Modelling
4 4 (16.00%) High Availability
5 3 (12.00%) Machine Learning
5 3 (12.00%) Bayesian Methods
5 3 (12.00%) Time Series Analysis
5 3 (12.00%) Markov Chain
5 3 (12.00%) Factor Analysis
5 3 (12.00%) Structural Equation Modelling
Programming Languages
1 6 (24.00%) SQL
2 5 (20.00%) MATLAB
3 4 (16.00%) Ruby
3 4 (16.00%) Java
3 4 (16.00%) Python
3 4 (16.00%) R
4 3 (12.00%) Clojure
4 3 (12.00%) C++
5 2 (8.00%) VBA
6 1 (4.00%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (48.00%) Degree
2 3 (12.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) QA
System Software
1 6 (24.00%) vCloud
2 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) VMware
2 1 (4.00%) Tableau
2 1 (4.00%) Talend
2 1 (4.00%) MicroStrategy