The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Economics in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Economics over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Glasgow region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Economics
Rank - 94 84
Permanent jobs citing Economics 0 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow - 0.33% 0.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.99% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £47,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-18.94% +46.15%
Miscellaneous Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
401 406 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 29.23% 33.78% 29.33%
Number of salaries quoted 231 266 149
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +18.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Economics
Scotland

Economics
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Economics Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Economics
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Economics Salary Trend in Glasgow

Economics
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Statistics
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Logistic Regression
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) Predictive Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) R
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) SAS
2 1 (50.00%) SPSS
2 1 (50.00%) CHAID

Economics
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 (50.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) SPSS
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Statistical Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Pricing Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Statistics
1 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Logistic Regression
1 1 (50.00%) Predictive Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) CHAID
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) R
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree