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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Economics
Rank 249 254 262
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +8
Permanent jobs citing Economics 3 14 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.040% 0.18% 0.052%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.10% 0.48% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3 12 3
Average salary £37,500 £31,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.96% -38.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,300 £30,000 £48,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,900 £56,250 £72,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year
+11.84% -22.05%
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
2968 2936 2934
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 39.95% 36.82% 38.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2372 2328 2424
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,500 £62,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 3 August 2015.

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 3 August 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 +10 1 £37,500 -16.66%
Bedfordshire +7 1 £33,500 -41.73%
Hertfordshire -5 1 £48,000 -
Economics
England

Economics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 9 (90.00%) SQL
1 9 (90.00%) Finance
2 8 (80.00%) Aerospace
2 8 (80.00%) Automotive
2 8 (80.00%) Java
2 8 (80.00%) PL/SQL
2 8 (80.00%) J2EE
2 8 (80.00%) Oracle
2 8 (80.00%) Struts
2 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (80.00%) Spring
2 8 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (80.00%) Struts2
2 8 (80.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (20.00%) Degree
3 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Windows
4 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (10.00%) MS Access
4 1 (10.00%) Data Mining
4 1 (10.00%) SAS
4 1 (10.00%) SPSS
4 1 (10.00%) Statistics
4 1 (10.00%) Marketing
4 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (10.00%) Financial Modelling
4 1 (10.00%) Supply Chain Management
4 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Improvement

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

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 1 (10.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (10.00%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (10.00%) MS Access
2 1 (10.00%) Data Mining
General
1 9 (90.00%) Finance
2 8 (80.00%) Aerospace
2 8 (80.00%) Automotive
3 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Web Developer
1 8 (80.00%) Programmer
1 8 (80.00%) Java Developer
1 8 (80.00%) Java Programmer
1 8 (80.00%) Web Programmer
1 8 (80.00%) Java Web Developer
1 8 (80.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Campaign Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Database Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) J2EE
1 8 (80.00%) Struts
1 8 (80.00%) Spring
1 8 (80.00%) Struts2
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Statistics
1 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Software Engineering
1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Financial Modelling
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Improvement
3 1 (10.00%) Analytics
3 1 (10.00%) Campaign Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Supply Chain Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 8 (80.00%) Java
2 8 (80.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Oracle