The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Economics in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Economics over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Economics
Rank 178 173 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs citing Economics 13 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.32% 0.11% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.02% 0.34% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 0
Average salary £50,000 £24,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+108.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +23.07%
Economics
North West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1270 1162 1241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 31.55% 31.52% 33.05%
Number of salaries quoted 992 968 1066
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Economics
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Economics Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Economics
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Economics Salary Trend in Manchester

Economics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 13 (65.00%) Web Analytics
1 13 (65.00%) Google
1 13 (65.00%) Degree
1 13 (65.00%) Mathematics
1 13 (65.00%) Google Analytics
1 13 (65.00%) Analytics
2 10 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 10 (50.00%) User Experience
2 10 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 4 (20.00%) ITIL
3 4 (20.00%) SLA
3 4 (20.00%) Avaya
3 4 (20.00%) Genesys
3 4 (20.00%) Change Management
3 4 (20.00%) Capacity Management
3 4 (20.00%) IVR
4 3 (15.00%) Banking
4 3 (15.00%) Physics
4 3 (15.00%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (15.00%) Multivariate Testing
4 3 (15.00%) Visualisation
4 3 (15.00%) ClickTale
4 3 (15.00%) Statistical Modelling
4 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (15.00%) SEO
4 3 (15.00%) Finance
4 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (15.00%) Information Security
4 3 (15.00%) Pay per click

Economics
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

Business Applications
1 13 (65.00%) Google Analytics
2 3 (15.00%) WebTrends
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) Data Mining
General
1 3 (15.00%) Banking
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
1 3 (15.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Web Analyst
1 10 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (15.00%) IT Project Manager
2 3 (15.00%) Web Analytics Manager
2 3 (15.00%) Web Manager
2 3 (15.00%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 13 (65.00%) Mathematics
2 10 (50.00%) User Experience
2 10 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (20.00%) IVR
4 3 (15.00%) Physics
4 3 (15.00%) Visualisation
4 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (15.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) UNIX
1 3 (15.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) Web Analytics
1 13 (65.00%) Analytics
2 10 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 10 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 4 (20.00%) ITIL
3 4 (20.00%) Change Management
3 4 (20.00%) Capacity Management
4 3 (15.00%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (15.00%) Multivariate Testing
4 3 (15.00%) Statistical Modelling
4 3 (15.00%) SEO
4 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (15.00%) Information Security
4 3 (15.00%) Pay per click
4 3 (15.00%) Benchmarking
Qualifications
1 13 (65.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 13 (65.00%) Google
2 4 (20.00%) Avaya
2 4 (20.00%) Genesys
3 3 (15.00%) ClickTale
4 1 (5.00%) Cyber-Ark