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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Economics
Rank 173 184 190
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +6
Permanent jobs citing Economics 6 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.16% 0.10% 0.025%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.46% 0.31% 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 1
Average salary £22,500 £28,750 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.73% +10.57%
UK excluding London average salary £35,641 £50,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-28.71% +33.33%
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
1309 1310 1361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 34.72% 33.00% 33.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1068 1029 1167
Average salary £38,000 £36,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,875 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Economics across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Economics Salary Histogram in Manchester

Economics
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Economics within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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
Altrincham - 2 £21,750 -
Economics
North West

Economics
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 8 (100.00%) Finance
2 6 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (50.00%) Degree
4 3 (37.50%) Mathematics
4 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
4 3 (37.50%) Data Analysis
4 3 (37.50%) Supplier Management
4 3 (37.50%) Analytics
4 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
4 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (37.50%) Risk Assessment
4 3 (37.50%) Service Management
4 3 (37.50%) Financial Institution
5 2 (25.00%) Windows
5 2 (25.00%) Data Management
6 1 (12.50%) SQL

Economics
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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.

General
1 8 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) IT Consultant
1 3 (37.50%) Consultant
1 3 (37.50%) Technical Consultant
1 3 (37.50%) Delivery Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
3 1 (12.50%) IT Graduate
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Graduate
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Support
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (37.50%) Mathematics
2 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Service Management
1 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (37.50%) Risk Assessment
1 3 (37.50%) Data Analysis
1 3 (37.50%) Supplier Management
1 3 (37.50%) Analytics
1 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
2 2 (25.00%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Degree