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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Economics
Rank 153 148 131
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -17
Permanent jobs citing Economics 1 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.042% 0.081% 0.047%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.11% 0.23% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £48,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year
+11.84% -22.05%
Economics
East of England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
924 878 792
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 38.40% 35.46% 37.31%
Number of salaries quoted 714 711 604
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Economics
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Economics Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Economics
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Economics Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Economics
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
1 8 (100.00%) J2EE
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
1 8 (100.00%) Struts
1 8 (100.00%) Finance
1 8 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 8 (100.00%) Automotive
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) Spring
1 8 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 8 (100.00%) Struts2
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle Database

Economics
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 8 (100.00%) Finance
1 8 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 8 (100.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
1 8 (100.00%) Web Developer
1 8 (100.00%) Programmer
1 8 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 8 (100.00%) Java Programmer
1 8 (100.00%) Web Programmer
1 8 (100.00%) Java Web Developer
1 8 (100.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) J2EE
1 8 (100.00%) Struts
1 8 (100.00%) Spring
1 8 (100.00%) Struts2
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle