The first 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Economics
Rank 210 232 251
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +19
Permanent jobs citing Economics 30 13 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.42% 0.18% 0.013%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.57% 0.68% 0.050%
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 1
Average salary £25,750 £42,500 £17,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.41% +142.85%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £48,750 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-23.07% +50.00%
Miscellaneous Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1912 1915 2014
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 26.72% 26.45% 26.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1468 1589 1748
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +1.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £57,500 £56,350
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Economics
England

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 30 July 2014.

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 30 July 2014. 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 - 23 £20,000 - 5
Manchester +1 2 - - 1
Lancashire - 2 £29,000 -
Economics
England

Economics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 35 (72.92%) Mathematics
2 33 (68.75%) Finance
3 24 (50.00%) SAS
3 24 (50.00%) SQL
4 23 (47.92%) Statistics
4 23 (47.92%) Degree
5 21 (43.75%) Analytics
6 19 (39.58%) Marketing
7 17 (35.42%) Data Analysis
7 17 (35.42%) Credit Risk
8 11 (22.92%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (20.83%) Operations Research
9 10 (20.83%) Data Warehouse
9 10 (20.83%) Direct Marketing
9 10 (20.83%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 10 (20.83%) Marketing Strategy
9 10 (20.83%) Customer Insight
10 9 (18.75%) Physics
11 8 (16.67%) Econometrics
11 8 (16.67%) VBA
12 6 (12.50%) Computer Science
12 6 (12.50%) SAS Enterprise Guide
13 5 (10.42%) Performance Analysis
13 5 (10.42%) CHAID
13 5 (10.42%) Risk Management
14 4 (8.33%) Legal
14 4 (8.33%) Banking
14 4 (8.33%) Change Management
14 4 (8.33%) Project Management
14 4 (8.33%) SLA

Economics
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 24 (50.00%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (8.33%) SPSS
1 4 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.83%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (12.50%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (4.17%) MS Access
3 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.08%) RapidMiner
4 1 (2.08%) Data Mining
General
1 33 (68.75%) Finance
2 19 (39.58%) Marketing
3 4 (8.33%) Legal
3 4 (8.33%) Banking
4 2 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (54.17%) Analyst
2 10 (20.83%) Customer Analyst
2 10 (20.83%) Insight Analyst
2 10 (20.83%) Customer Insight Analyst
3 9 (18.75%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (10.42%) Graduate
4 5 (10.42%) Data Analyst
5 4 (8.33%) Graduate Developer
5 4 (8.33%) Developer
5 4 (8.33%) Project Manager
5 4 (8.33%) Web Developer
5 4 (8.33%) Graduate Web Developer
5 4 (8.33%) Strategy Analyst
6 3 (6.25%) IT Project Manager
7 2 (4.17%) Trainee Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Trainee Business Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Trainee
7 2 (4.17%) Senior Data Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Risk Manager
7 2 (4.17%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.33%) .NET
1 4 (8.33%) ASP.NET
1 4 (8.33%) CSS
1 4 (8.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 35 (72.92%) Mathematics
2 23 (47.92%) Statistics
3 17 (35.42%) Credit Risk
4 9 (18.75%) Physics
5 6 (12.50%) Computer Science
6 4 (8.33%) IVR
7 3 (6.25%) Data Extraction
7 3 (6.25%) Management Information System
8 2 (4.17%) Psychology
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.25%) UNIX
1 3 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (43.75%) Analytics
2 17 (35.42%) Data Analysis
3 11 (22.92%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (20.83%) Operations Research
4 10 (20.83%) Direct Marketing
4 10 (20.83%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 10 (20.83%) Marketing Strategy
4 10 (20.83%) Customer Insight
5 8 (16.67%) Econometrics
6 5 (10.42%) Performance Analysis
6 5 (10.42%) CHAID
6 5 (10.42%) Risk Management
7 4 (8.33%) Change Management
7 4 (8.33%) Project Management
7 4 (8.33%) CRM
7 4 (8.33%) ITIL
7 4 (8.33%) Capacity Management
8 3 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (6.25%) Data Modelling
8 3 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 24 (50.00%) SQL
2 8 (16.67%) VBA
3 4 (8.33%) C#
3 4 (8.33%) Java
3 4 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 3 (6.25%) C
5 2 (4.17%) R
6 1 (2.08%) Python
Qualifications
1 23 (47.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (8.33%) IBM
1 4 (8.33%) Microsoft
1 4 (8.33%) Avaya
1 4 (8.33%) Genesys
2 2 (4.17%) Google
3 1 (2.08%) Cyber-Ark
North West
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £44000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
North West
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
boohoo.com
Posted: 13 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
MBNA
Posted: 19 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
MBNA
Posted: 19 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
MBNA
Posted: 19 days ago