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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Economics over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Economics
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank - 93 94
Permanent jobs citing Economics 0 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh - 0.47% 0.75%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 1.01% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 7
Median salary - £22,750 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -40.13%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £50,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +2.56%

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
365 595 516
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 34.14% 46.59% 38.65%
Number of salaries quoted 222 394 332
Median salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Economics
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region citing Economics as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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