The first 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Economics
Rank 101 90 84
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -6
Permanent jobs citing Economics 7 9 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.47% 0.75% 0.77%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.50% 2.48% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 4
Average salary £25,000 £52,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-52.38% +11.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,300 £52,500 £36,950
10% offered a salary of more than £25,700 £52,500 £54,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £50,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +53.84%
Miscellaneous Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
467 363 360
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 31.30% 30.05% 30.69%
Number of salaries quoted 303 221 250
Average salary £40,000 £42,750 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.43% +11.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Economics
Scotland

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 5 (62.50%) Degree
1 5 (62.50%) Mathematics
2 4 (50.00%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) C#
3 3 (37.50%) .NET
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 3 (37.50%) PhD
3 3 (37.50%) Physics
3 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (37.50%) Automated Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
4 2 (25.00%) Content Management
4 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (25.00%) QA
4 2 (25.00%) CMS
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) Banking
5 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
5 1 (12.50%) SQL
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
5 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 1 (12.50%) ISEB
5 1 (12.50%) Google Analytics
5 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (12.50%) Performance Improvement
5 1 (12.50%) Analytics
5 1 (12.50%) Customer Analytics
5 1 (12.50%) Web Analytics

Economics
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 2 (25.00%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Graduate
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Writer
3 1 (12.50%) Web Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Business Systems Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Mathematics
2 3 (37.50%) Physics
3 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Automated Testing
1 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
1 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (25.00%) Content Management
2 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Web Analytics
3 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) Analytics
3 1 (12.50%) Customer Analytics
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Degree
2 3 (37.50%) PhD
3 1 (12.50%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Google
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