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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Economics over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Economics
Rank 238 254 219
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -35
Permanent jobs citing Economics 12 5 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.19% 0.074% 0.57%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.50% 0.20% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 8
Median salary £60,000 £26,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+126.41% -29.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,300 £27,050
10% offered a salary of more than £215,000 £63,300 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £48,250 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-27.46% +25.32%
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
2412 2454 2581
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 39.16% 36.47% 35.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2025 1958 1975
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,800 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Economics
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Economics as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 31 August 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Economics within the North West region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +14 8 £200,000 +676.69%
Cheshire +37 4 £30,000 -58.62%
Economics
England

Economics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, IT jobs citing Economics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Economics.

1 17 (77.27%) Degree
2 14 (63.64%) Computer Science
3 13 (59.09%) Mathematics
4 12 (54.55%) Finance
5 8 (36.36%) Marketing
5 8 (36.36%) Statistics
5 8 (36.36%) Psychology
5 8 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (31.82%) Analytics
6 7 (31.82%) Software Engineering
6 7 (31.82%) Business Analysis
6 7 (31.82%) Local Government
6 7 (31.82%) Operations Research
6 7 (31.82%) Physics
6 7 (31.82%) Project Management
6 7 (31.82%) Retail
6 7 (31.82%) SAS
6 7 (31.82%) SPSS
7 4 (18.18%) SAP
7 4 (18.18%) Python
7 4 (18.18%) SQL
7 4 (18.18%) VBA
7 4 (18.18%) Stata
7 4 (18.18%) Statistical Analysis
7 4 (18.18%) Machine Learning
7 4 (18.18%) Bayesian Methods
7 4 (18.18%) Monte Carlo Method
7 4 (18.18%) R
7 4 (18.18%) User Experience
8 3 (13.64%) Propensity Modelling

Economics
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (31.82%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (31.82%) SPSS
2 4 (18.18%) Stata
3 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.55%) MS Office
3 1 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) Data Mining
General
1 12 (54.55%) Finance
2 8 (36.36%) Marketing
3 7 (31.82%) Local Government
3 7 (31.82%) Retail
4 3 (13.64%) Banking
5 1 (4.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Analyst
2 7 (31.82%) Graduate
2 7 (31.82%) Graduate Analyst
2 7 (31.82%) Graduate Test Analyst
2 7 (31.82%) Junior
2 7 (31.82%) Junior Analyst
2 7 (31.82%) Junior Test Analyst
2 7 (31.82%) Test Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Marketing Officer
4 3 (13.64%) Data Manager
4 3 (13.64%) Insight Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Statistician
5 2 (9.09%) Statistical Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Statistician
6 1 (4.55%) Business Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Business Finance Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Data Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Finance Business Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Financial Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Insight Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 14 (63.64%) Computer Science
2 13 (59.09%) Mathematics
3 8 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (36.36%) Psychology
3 8 (36.36%) Statistics
4 7 (31.82%) Physics
5 4 (18.18%) User Experience
6 2 (9.09%) Neural Network
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Analytics
1 7 (31.82%) Business Analysis
1 7 (31.82%) Operations Research
1 7 (31.82%) Project Management
1 7 (31.82%) Software Engineering
2 4 (18.18%) Bayesian Methods
2 4 (18.18%) Machine Learning
2 4 (18.18%) Monte Carlo Method
2 4 (18.18%) Statistical Analysis
3 3 (13.64%) Actionable Insight
3 3 (13.64%) CRM
3 3 (13.64%) Data Modelling
3 3 (13.64%) Propensity Modelling
4 2 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (9.09%) Data Validation
4 2 (9.09%) Hidden Markov Model
4 2 (9.09%) Structural Equation Modelling
4 2 (9.09%) Time Series Forecasting
4 2 (9.09%) Validation
5 1 (4.55%) Financial Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) Python
1 4 (18.18%) R
1 4 (18.18%) SQL
1 4 (18.18%) VBA
2 2 (9.09%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 17 (77.27%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) ACCA
2 1 (4.55%) CIMA
2 1 (4.55%) HND
2 1 (4.55%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) SAP