The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Economics in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Economics over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Economics
Rank 101 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Economics 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.28% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.69% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £25,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,641 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-8.81% -28.71%
Economics
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
432 440 484
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 40.26% 45.69% 39.19%
Number of salaries quoted 351 395 353
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Economics
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Economics Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Economics
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Economics Salary Trend in Kent

Economics
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Economics across the Kent region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Economics Salary Histogram in Kent

Economics
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Economics within the Kent region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Folkestone - 1 £40,000 -
Economics
South East

Economics
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Kent 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 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Data Management
3 1 (33.33%) Information Management
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Financial Institution
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) DB2
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) Master Data Management
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science

Economics
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Kent 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 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Applications Support
1 2 (66.67%) Applications Support Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Graduate
1 2 (66.67%) Graduate Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Graduate Applications Support
1 2 (66.67%) Graduate Applications Support Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Graduate Support Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Support Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Trainee
1 2 (66.67%) Trainee Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Trainee Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Data Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) IT Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Data Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior IT Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Java Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Management
2 1 (33.33%) Information Management
2 1 (33.33%) Master Data Management
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle