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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Economics
Rank 92 98 105
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +7
Permanent jobs citing Economics 3 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.25% 0.27% 0.40%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.57% 0.74% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 3
Median salary £25,750 £35,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.42% +40.00%
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -8.57%
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
526 543 567
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 43.80% 37.22% 38.03%
Number of salaries quoted 258 344 361
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,450
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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

Economics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, IT jobs citing Economics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Economics.

1 19 (90.48%) Finance
2 16 (76.19%) Degree
2 16 (76.19%) Mathematics
3 14 (66.67%) Business Analysis
4 13 (61.90%) Project Management
4 13 (61.90%) Computer Science
5 12 (57.14%) Local Government
5 12 (57.14%) Physics
5 12 (57.14%) Psychology
5 12 (57.14%) Retail
6 9 (42.86%) Software Engineering
7 8 (38.10%) Operations Research
8 7 (33.33%) SQL
9 6 (28.57%) SAS
10 5 (23.81%) MATLAB
10 5 (23.81%) VBA
10 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
10 5 (23.81%) PhD
10 5 (23.81%) Fixed Income
10 5 (23.81%) Banking
10 5 (23.81%) Analytics
11 4 (19.05%) Presales
11 4 (19.05%) Credit Risk Modelling
11 4 (19.05%) Management Information System
11 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (19.05%) TDD
11 4 (19.05%) Validation
11 4 (19.05%) OO
11 4 (19.05%) .NET
11 4 (19.05%) C#

Economics
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (28.57%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) S-PLUS
2 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) Base SAS
2 1 (4.76%) QlikView
2 1 (4.76%) Spotfire
General
1 19 (90.48%) Finance
2 12 (57.14%) Local Government
2 12 (57.14%) Retail
3 5 (23.81%) Banking
4 4 (19.05%) Investment Banking
5 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (80.95%) Analyst
2 14 (66.67%) Graduate
3 10 (47.62%) Graduate Analyst
4 9 (42.86%) Junior
4 9 (42.86%) Junior Analyst
5 8 (38.10%) Graduate Test Analyst
5 8 (38.10%) Junior Test Analyst
5 8 (38.10%) Test Analyst
6 4 (19.05%) Credit Analyst
6 4 (19.05%) Credit Risk Analyst
6 4 (19.05%) Qualitative Analyst
6 4 (19.05%) Quantitative Analyst
6 4 (19.05%) Quantitative Risk Analyst
6 4 (19.05%) Risk Analyst
6 4 (19.05%) SQL Analyst
7 3 (14.29%) Business Analyst
8 2 (9.52%) Graduate Business Analyst
9 1 (4.76%) Customer Analyst
9 1 (4.76%) Portfolio Analyst
9 1 (4.76%) Senior Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (76.19%) Mathematics
2 13 (61.90%) Computer Science
3 12 (57.14%) Physics
3 12 (57.14%) Psychology
4 5 (23.81%) Fixed Income
5 4 (19.05%) Credit Derivative
5 4 (19.05%) Credit Risk
5 4 (19.05%) Derivative
5 4 (19.05%) Management Information System
6 2 (9.52%) Statistics
7 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (4.76%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (66.67%) Business Analysis
2 13 (61.90%) Project Management
3 9 (42.86%) Software Engineering
4 8 (38.10%) Operations Research
5 5 (23.81%) Analytics
6 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (19.05%) Black-Scholes
6 4 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (19.05%) Credit Risk Modelling
6 4 (19.05%) Monte Carlo Method
6 4 (19.05%) OO
6 4 (19.05%) Presales
6 4 (19.05%) Stress Testing
6 4 (19.05%) TDD
6 4 (19.05%) Validation
7 1 (4.76%) Asset Management
7 1 (4.76%) Econometrics
7 1 (4.76%) Portfolio Management
7 1 (4.76%) Regression Testing
7 1 (4.76%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) SQL
2 5 (23.81%) MATLAB
2 5 (23.81%) VBA
3 4 (19.05%) C#
3 4 (19.05%) C++
3 4 (19.05%) Java
3 4 (19.05%) R
Qualifications
1 16 (76.19%) Degree
2 5 (23.81%) PhD
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) Tableau
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