The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Economics in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Economics over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Economics
Rank 229 224 261
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +37
Permanent jobs citing Economics 18 12 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.26% 0.18% 0.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.78% 0.55% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 18 12 7
Average salary £67,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+80.00% -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-19.04% +16.66%
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 North West region.

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2295 2163 2577
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 33.37% 32.74% 32.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2000 1723 2212
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Economics
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Economics Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Economics
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Economics Salary Trend in the North West

Economics
Salary Histogram in the North West

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

Economics Salary Histogram in the North West

Economics
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Economics within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 January 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
Cheshire +11 12 £67,500 +125.00%
Manchester -3 6 £45,000 +60.71% 1
Economics
England

Economics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 39 (84.78%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (78.26%) Analytics
3 31 (67.39%) Mathematics
4 29 (63.04%) Finance
5 25 (54.35%) Data Analysis
6 22 (47.83%) Degree
7 17 (36.96%) Stakeholder Management
8 16 (34.78%) SAS
9 14 (30.43%) Risk Assessment
9 14 (30.43%) Service Management
9 14 (30.43%) Financial Institution
9 14 (30.43%) Supplier Management
9 14 (30.43%) Marketing
10 13 (28.26%) SQL
11 12 (26.09%) Statistics
11 12 (26.09%) Web Analytics
11 12 (26.09%) Google
11 12 (26.09%) Google Analytics
12 9 (19.57%) Credit Risk
12 9 (19.57%) Data Warehouse
12 9 (19.57%) E-Commerce
12 9 (19.57%) Test Strategy
12 9 (19.57%) User Experience
13 7 (15.22%) VBA
13 7 (15.22%) Physics
14 6 (13.04%) SAS Enterprise Guide
14 6 (13.04%) Statistical Modelling
15 5 (10.87%) SPSS
16 4 (8.70%) CHAID
16 4 (8.70%) Business Intelligence

Economics
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 16 (34.78%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (10.87%) SPSS
2 3 (6.52%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (6.52%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 12 (26.09%) Google Analytics
2 3 (6.52%) WebTrends
2 3 (6.52%) SAP InfiniteInsight
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (19.57%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (13.04%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 29 (63.04%) Finance
2 14 (30.43%) Financial Institution
2 14 (30.43%) Marketing
3 4 (8.70%) Legal
4 1 (2.17%) Banking
4 1 (2.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (41.30%) Analyst
2 14 (30.43%) Delivery Manager
3 9 (19.57%) Web Analyst
4 7 (15.22%) Senior Analyst
4 7 (15.22%) Infrastructure Manager
4 7 (15.22%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
5 3 (6.52%) IT Consultant
5 3 (6.52%) Consultant
5 3 (6.52%) Technical Consultant
5 3 (6.52%) Web Manager
5 3 (6.52%) Strategy Analyst
5 3 (6.52%) Business Intelligence Specialist
5 3 (6.52%) Web Analytics Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Insight Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Customer Insight Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Customer Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Data Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) SAS Customer Insight Analyst
7 1 (2.17%) Project Manager
7 1 (2.17%) Senior Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 39 (84.78%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (67.39%) Mathematics
3 12 (26.09%) Statistics
4 9 (19.57%) User Experience
4 9 (19.57%) Credit Risk
5 7 (15.22%) Physics
6 4 (8.70%) Computer Science
7 3 (6.52%) Data Extraction
7 3 (6.52%) Visualisation
8 1 (2.17%) Psychology
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (78.26%) Analytics
2 25 (54.35%) Data Analysis
3 17 (36.96%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (30.43%) Supplier Management
4 14 (30.43%) Risk Assessment
4 14 (30.43%) Service Management
5 12 (26.09%) Web Analytics
6 9 (19.57%) Test Strategy
6 9 (19.57%) E-Commerce
7 6 (13.04%) Statistical Modelling
8 4 (8.70%) Performance Analysis
8 4 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (8.70%) CHAID
8 4 (8.70%) Project Management
9 3 (6.52%) CRM
9 3 (6.52%) Econometrics
9 3 (6.52%) Benchmarking
9 3 (6.52%) Data Modelling
9 3 (6.52%) Risk Management
9 3 (6.52%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 13 (28.26%) SQL
2 7 (15.22%) VBA
3 3 (6.52%) C
4 1 (2.17%) Python
4 1 (2.17%) R
Qualifications
1 22 (47.83%) Degree
Vendors
1 12 (26.09%) Google
2 3 (6.52%) ClickTale
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