The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Economics in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Economics over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Economics
Rank 92 91 105
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +14
Permanent jobs citing Economics 5 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.39% 0.65% 0.071%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.80% 1.70% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 0
Average salary £41,375 £38,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.88% -
UK excluding London average salary £53,750 £40,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+34.37% -23.80%
Economics
Scotland

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

Miscellaneous Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
623 530 491
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 48.90% 38.27% 34.70%
Number of salaries quoted 417 304 303
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,800 £55,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Economics
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Economics Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Economics
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Economics Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Economics
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Economics across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Economics Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Economics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 12 (100.00%) Degree
2 11 (91.67%) Mathematics
3 9 (75.00%) SQL
3 9 (75.00%) SAS
4 7 (58.33%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
4 7 (58.33%) MS Office
4 7 (58.33%) Psychology
4 7 (58.33%) Analytics
4 7 (58.33%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (50.00%) Google Analytics
5 6 (50.00%) Google
5 6 (50.00%) Statistics
5 6 (50.00%) Adobe
6 5 (41.67%) VBA
6 5 (41.67%) SPSS
6 5 (41.67%) Telecoms
6 5 (41.67%) Statistical Analysis
6 5 (41.67%) Campaign Analysis
6 5 (41.67%) Propensity Modelling
6 5 (41.67%) Line Management
6 5 (41.67%) R
7 3 (25.00%) Physics
7 3 (25.00%) Project Management
7 3 (25.00%) Java
7 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
8 2 (16.67%) Python
8 2 (16.67%) SAP
8 2 (16.67%) CSS

Economics
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 9 (75.00%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (58.33%) MS Office
2 5 (41.67%) SPSS
3 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (50.00%) Google Analytics
2 1 (8.33%) Adobe Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (8.33%) Base SAS
3 1 (8.33%) Hadoop
General
1 5 (41.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (16.67%) Banking
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Marketing
2 2 (16.67%) Retail
3 1 (8.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Statistical Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Graduate
4 1 (8.33%) Asset Management Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Asset Management Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Credit Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Credit Risk Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Data Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Graduate Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Graduate Systems Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Investment Management Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Risk Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Data Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) .NET
1 2 (16.67%) CSS
1 2 (16.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (91.67%) Mathematics
2 7 (58.33%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (58.33%) Psychology
3 6 (50.00%) Statistics
4 3 (25.00%) Physics
5 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
6 1 (8.33%) Credit Risk
6 1 (8.33%) Fixed Income
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Analytics
1 7 (58.33%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (41.67%) Campaign Analysis
2 5 (41.67%) Line Management
2 5 (41.67%) Propensity Modelling
2 5 (41.67%) Statistical Analysis
3 3 (25.00%) Project Management
4 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Operations Research
4 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
5 1 (8.33%) Coaching
5 1 (8.33%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (8.33%) Performance Improvement
5 1 (8.33%) SDLC
5 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy
5 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) SQL
2 5 (41.67%) R
2 5 (41.67%) VBA
3 3 (25.00%) Java
4 2 (16.67%) C#
4 2 (16.67%) C++
4 2 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) CFA
2 1 (8.33%) MBA
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (50.00%) Adobe
2 6 (50.00%) Google
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle
3 2 (16.67%) SAP
Edinburgh & Lothians
Optima Connections
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank International
Salary: £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank International
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + pension, bonus, negotiable
Posted: 23 days ago