The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Economics in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Economics over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Economics
Rank 97 - 93
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Economics 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.096% - 0.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.30% - 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £45,000 - £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-19.04% +16.66%
Economics
South West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
331 332 378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 31.77% 35.97% 41.72%
Number of salaries quoted 265 267 288
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,150 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Economics
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Economics Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Economics
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Economics Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Economics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 7 (87.50%) C#
1 7 (87.50%) .NET
1 7 (87.50%) ASP.NET
2 5 (62.50%) Degree
2 5 (62.50%) Mathematics
3 4 (50.00%) Statistics
3 4 (50.00%) Banking
3 4 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (50.00%) Oracle
3 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) VB.NET
4 3 (37.50%) Java
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
4 3 (37.50%) IBM HTTP Server
4 3 (37.50%) Supply Chain Management
4 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
4 3 (37.50%) Visualisation
4 3 (37.50%) User Experience
4 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) Digital Media
5 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Use Case
5 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
5 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
5 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Requirements Management
5 1 (12.50%) Psychology
5 1 (12.50%) UML

Economics
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 3 (37.50%) IBM HTTP Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Software Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) .NET
1 7 (87.50%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Mathematics
2 4 (50.00%) Statistics
3 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
3 3 (37.50%) Visualisation
3 3 (37.50%) User Experience
3 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (12.50%) Digital Media
4 1 (12.50%) Psychology
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (37.50%) Supply Chain Management
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Use Case
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Requirements Management
3 1 (12.50%) UML
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 3 (37.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle