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 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Economics
Rank 251 216 234
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +18
Permanent jobs citing Economics 4 34 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.061% 0.47% 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.17% 1.39% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 11
Average salary £25,750 £25,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -39.41%
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £38,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+15.58% -18.94%
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
2417 2452 2427
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 36.73% 33.71% 33.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1897 1868 1964
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
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 5 August 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
Manchester +1 2 £25,750 - 4
Merseyside - 2 - -
Economics
England

Economics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 8 (100.00%) Degree
2 5 (62.50%) Mathematics
2 5 (62.50%) Operations Research
3 4 (50.00%) Finance
3 4 (50.00%) Credit Risk
3 4 (50.00%) Analytics
3 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (37.50%) Marketing
4 3 (37.50%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (37.50%) Statistics
4 3 (37.50%) Project Management
4 3 (37.50%) SAS
5 2 (25.00%) Windows
5 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
5 2 (25.00%) MS Visio
5 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (25.00%) .NET
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (25.00%) C#
5 2 (25.00%) SQL
5 2 (25.00%) Data Management
5 2 (25.00%) Data Analysis
5 2 (25.00%) SDLC
5 2 (25.00%) Marketing Analytics
5 2 (25.00%) SAS Macro
5 2 (25.00%) Time Management
5 2 (25.00%) Base SAS
5 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
5 2 (25.00%) Statistical Modelling

Economics
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 3 (37.50%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (25.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (25.00%) Base SAS
2 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 1 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Marketing
3 1 (12.50%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Data Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Graduate
2 2 (25.00%) MI Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Risk Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Risk Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) IT Graduate
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Database Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) CSS
2 1 (12.50%) XML
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Mathematics
2 4 (50.00%) Credit Risk
2 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (37.50%) Statistics
4 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (12.50%) Client/Server
5 1 (12.50%) Physics
5 1 (12.50%) Psychology
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Operations Research
2 4 (50.00%) Analytics
3 3 (37.50%) Project Management
4 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (25.00%) Data Management
4 2 (25.00%) Data Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) Marketing Analytics
4 2 (25.00%) Statistical Modelling
4 2 (25.00%) SDLC
4 2 (25.00%) Time Management
5 1 (12.50%) Fund Accounting
5 1 (12.50%) Customer Insight
5 1 (12.50%) Line Management
5 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Workflow
5 1 (12.50%) CRM
5 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C#
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
1 2 (25.00%) SAS Macro
2 1 (12.50%) VBA
2 1 (12.50%) Python
2 1 (12.50%) C++
2 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) SAP
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix
2 1 (12.50%) Altova
Manchester, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Sale, Cheshire
GE Capital
Salary: Unspecified £Competitive Salary & Great Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sale, Cheshire
GE Capital
Salary: Unspecified £Competitive Salary & Great Benefits
Posted: Yesterday