The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Economics in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Economics over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Economics
Rank 431 479 466
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -13
Permanent jobs citing Economics 198 138 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.42% 0.31% 0.36%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.15% 0.77% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 149 109 151
Average salary £60,000 £45,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,200 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £70,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £45,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
-12.22% +40.62%
Economics
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
17236 17826 20305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 36.32% 39.67% 39.98%
Number of salaries quoted 14097 14487 17463
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Economics
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Economics Jobs Demand Trend in London

Economics
Salary Trend in London

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

Economics Salary Trend in London

Economics
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Economics across the London region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Economics Salary Histogram in London

Economics
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Economics within the London region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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
City of London +38 68 £70,000 +64.70% 10
Croydon - 2 £52,500 -
Westminster - 2 £45,000 -
Hillingdon - 2 - - 1
Wimbledon - 1 £35,000 -
Bromley - 1 £35,000 -
Docklands, London - 1 £57,500 -
Economics
England

Economics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the London 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.

1 327 (82.78%) Degree
2 250 (63.29%) Finance
3 227 (57.47%) Mathematics
4 195 (49.37%) Analytics
5 172 (43.54%) Statistics
6 134 (33.92%) Computer Science
7 131 (33.16%) SQL
8 128 (32.41%) Marketing
9 116 (29.37%) SAS
10 92 (23.29%) SPSS
11 65 (16.46%) Statistical Modelling
12 63 (15.95%) Data Analysis
13 59 (14.94%) PhD
13 59 (14.94%) Data Mining
14 58 (14.68%) Physics
15 54 (13.67%) Visualisation
15 54 (13.67%) Predictive Modelling
15 54 (13.67%) Business Analysis
16 53 (13.42%) Retail
17 51 (12.91%) R
18 49 (12.41%) Python
19 47 (11.90%) E-Commerce
20 44 (11.14%) Logistic Regression
21 43 (10.89%) Time Series Analysis
21 43 (10.89%) Data Modelling
22 42 (10.63%) Hadoop
23 39 (9.87%) Relational Database
23 39 (9.87%) C++
24 38 (9.62%) MS Excel
24 38 (9.62%) Operations Research

Economics
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the London 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
1 116 (29.37%) SAS
2 15 (3.80%) Apache Pig
3 14 (3.54%) CMS
4 4 (1.01%) Drupal
4 4 (1.01%) Adobe CQ
4 4 (1.01%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.01%) IBM HTTP Server
5 1 (0.25%) WebLogic
Applications
1 92 (23.29%) SPSS
2 38 (9.62%) MS Excel
3 29 (7.34%) CPLEX
4 21 (5.32%) Spreadsheet
5 15 (3.80%) MS PowerPoint
6 9 (2.28%) MS Office
7 4 (1.01%) Photoshop
7 4 (1.01%) Vensim
8 2 (0.51%) PowerPivot
9 1 (0.25%) Stata
9 1 (0.25%) MS Visio
9 1 (0.25%) MS Project
9 1 (0.25%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 32 (8.10%) Google Analytics
2 24 (6.08%) WebTrends
3 4 (1.01%) SiteCatalyst
3 4 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.51%) SAP FI
4 2 (0.51%) SAP CO
4 2 (0.51%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.25%) SAP InfiniteInsight
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.53%) Unified Communications
2 5 (1.27%) Internet
3 1 (0.25%) VoIP
3 1 (0.25%) VPN
3 1 (0.25%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (14.94%) Data Mining
2 42 (10.63%) Hadoop
3 39 (9.87%) Relational Database
4 34 (8.61%) Big Data
5 24 (6.08%) SQL Server
6 14 (3.54%) RDBMS
7 11 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (2.53%) SAS Enterprise Miner
9 9 (2.28%) MySQL
9 9 (2.28%) Base SAS
10 8 (2.03%) Apache Hive
10 8 (2.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 6 (1.52%) OLAP
12 5 (1.27%) Oracle Database
12 5 (1.27%) RapidMiner
13 4 (1.01%) SAS Enterprise Guide
13 4 (1.01%) Oracle Database 12c
13 4 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
13 4 (1.01%) SQL Server 2000
13 4 (1.01%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 3 (0.76%) Cucumber
1 3 (0.76%) Talend Open Studio
1 3 (0.76%) Selenium
2 2 (0.51%) JUnit
General
1 250 (63.29%) Finance
2 128 (32.41%) Marketing
3 53 (13.42%) Retail
4 29 (7.34%) Banking
5 22 (5.57%) Advertising
6 16 (4.05%) Italian Language
6 16 (4.05%) Spanish Language
7 13 (3.29%) Games
8 12 (3.04%) Telecoms
9 9 (2.28%) Law
9 9 (2.28%) Financial Institution
10 8 (2.03%) Investment Banking
11 7 (1.77%) Legal
11 7 (1.77%) French Language
12 4 (1.01%) German Language
12 4 (1.01%) Front Office
12 4 (1.01%) Back Office
12 4 (1.01%) Aerospace
12 4 (1.01%) Publishing
13 3 (0.76%) Billing
Job Titles
1 144 (36.46%) Analyst
2 62 (15.70%) Consultant
3 47 (11.90%) Developer
4 45 (11.39%) Data Scientist
5 24 (6.08%) Developer Analyst
6 23 (5.82%) Data Analyst
7 21 (5.32%) Senior Analyst
8 19 (4.81%) SAS Analyst
8 19 (4.81%) Insight Analyst
9 18 (4.56%) VBA Developer
9 18 (4.56%) .NET Developer
9 18 (4.56%) Excel VBA Developer
9 18 (4.56%) Excel Developer
10 16 (4.05%) Senior Insight Analyst
10 16 (4.05%) Web Analyst
10 16 (4.05%) Senior Consultant
11 15 (3.80%) Business Analyst
11 15 (3.80%) Programmer
12 14 (3.54%) ASP.NET Programmer
12 14 (3.54%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (6.33%) HTML
2 23 (5.82%) CSS
3 22 (5.57%) .NET
4 20 (5.06%) jQuery
5 18 (4.56%) ASP.NET
6 14 (3.54%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 14 (3.54%) Razor View Engine
6 14 (3.54%) .NET Framework
6 14 (3.54%) ASP.NET MVC
6 14 (3.54%) Ajax
7 8 (2.03%) Natural Language Processing
8 6 (1.52%) COM
9 3 (0.76%) XML
10 2 (0.51%) Hibernate
10 2 (0.51%) Spring
11 1 (0.25%) Web Services
11 1 (0.25%) FpML
11 1 (0.25%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 227 (57.47%) Mathematics
2 172 (43.54%) Statistics
3 134 (33.92%) Computer Science
4 58 (14.68%) Physics
5 54 (13.67%) Visualisation
6 37 (9.37%) Digital Media
6 37 (9.37%) Applied Mathematics
7 25 (6.33%) Neural Network
8 18 (4.56%) Credit Risk
9 16 (4.05%) Derivative
10 13 (3.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 11 (2.78%) Hedge funds
12 9 (2.28%) Psychology
13 8 (2.03%) Chemistry
13 8 (2.03%) FMCG
13 8 (2.03%) Mobile App
14 7 (1.77%) Artificial Intelligence
14 7 (1.77%) Data Integration
14 7 (1.77%) Social Media
14 7 (1.77%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 8 (2.03%) UNIX
2 6 (1.52%) Linux
3 3 (0.76%) Windows
4 2 (0.51%) Android
4 2 (0.51%) Windows XP
4 2 (0.51%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 195 (49.37%) Analytics
2 65 (16.46%) Statistical Modelling
3 63 (15.95%) Data Analysis
4 54 (13.67%) Predictive Modelling
4 54 (13.67%) Business Analysis
5 47 (11.90%) E-Commerce
6 44 (11.14%) Logistic Regression
7 43 (10.89%) Time Series Analysis
7 43 (10.89%) Data Modelling
8 38 (9.62%) Operations Research
9 37 (9.37%) Web Analytics
10 34 (8.61%) Statistical Analysis
11 33 (8.35%) Customer Segmentation
12 32 (8.10%) OO
13 31 (7.85%) Project Management
13 31 (7.85%) Risk Management
13 31 (7.85%) Econometrics
13 31 (7.85%) Cluster Analysis
13 31 (7.85%) Customer Insight
14 30 (7.59%) Factor Analysis
Programming Languages
1 131 (33.16%) SQL
2 51 (12.91%) R
3 49 (12.41%) Python
4 39 (9.87%) C++
5 34 (8.61%) MATLAB
6 32 (8.10%) Java
6 32 (8.10%) VBA
7 28 (7.09%) JavaScript
8 25 (6.33%) C#
9 14 (3.54%) Ruby
10 11 (2.78%) Clojure
11 4 (1.01%) PHP
12 3 (0.76%) C
13 2 (0.51%) SAS Macro
13 2 (0.51%) Groovy
13 2 (0.51%) Perl
14 1 (0.25%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 327 (82.78%) Degree
2 59 (14.94%) PhD
3 18 (4.56%) CFA
4 14 (3.54%) CISA
5 9 (2.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.25%) MBA
6 1 (0.25%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.25%) ISEB
6 1 (0.25%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.25%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.53%) SLA
2 4 (1.01%) QA
3 3 (0.76%) IAS 39
3 3 (0.76%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.76%) Basel III
4 1 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.25%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.25%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.25%) Basel II
4 1 (0.25%) EMIR
System Software
1 4 (1.01%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 35 (8.86%) Google
2 21 (5.32%) Microsoft
3 20 (5.06%) Coremetrics
4 16 (4.05%) Adobe
5 13 (3.29%) Tableau
6 10 (2.53%) DoubleClick
7 8 (2.03%) Verint
7 8 (2.03%) Avaya
7 8 (2.03%) Genesys
7 8 (2.03%) Mitel
8 7 (1.77%) Facebook
9 6 (1.52%) Oracle
9 6 (1.52%) Omniture
10 5 (1.27%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (1.01%) EPiServer
11 4 (1.01%) Sitecore
11 4 (1.01%) Sun
11 4 (1.01%) SIMUL8
12 3 (0.76%) Talend
13 2 (0.51%) Hitwise
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Posted: 8 hours ago
City of London
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Salary: £70000 - £76000 per annum + 15% bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Celgene
Posted: 3 days ago
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Circle Recruitment
Salary: excellent
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Aspire
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £55000 - £62000 per annum + bonus and pension
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits package
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Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + + Benefits + 10%-20% Bonus
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JW Consulting
Salary: £35,000 - £40,000 per year + benefits & share options
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Salary: £55,000 - £65,000 per year + benefits & share options
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