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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Economics
Rank 209 227 247
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +20
Permanent jobs citing Economics 43 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.58% 0.16% 0.027%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.27% 0.61% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 1
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £17,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +142.85%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £45,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
-14.44% +40.62%
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
1891 1807 1943
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 25.42% 26.38% 26.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1470 1492 1655
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 - 25 £33,750 -
Manchester +1 13 £50,000 +108.33% 2
Lancashire - 2 £29,000 -
Economics
England

Economics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 49 (79.03%) Mathematics
2 37 (59.68%) Analytics
3 36 (58.06%) Finance
4 31 (50.00%) Degree
5 28 (45.16%) SAS
5 28 (45.16%) SQL
6 26 (41.94%) Statistics
7 24 (38.71%) Marketing
8 22 (35.48%) Credit Risk
9 20 (32.26%) Data Analysis
10 16 (25.81%) Data Warehouse
11 14 (22.58%) Physics
12 13 (20.97%) Google Analytics
12 13 (20.97%) Web Analytics
12 13 (20.97%) Google
12 13 (20.97%) Stakeholder Management
13 12 (19.35%) VBA
14 10 (16.13%) E-Commerce
14 10 (16.13%) Econometrics
14 10 (16.13%) SAS Enterprise Guide
14 10 (16.13%) Test Strategy
15 9 (14.52%) Marketing Strategy
15 9 (14.52%) Customer Insight
15 9 (14.52%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 9 (14.52%) Operations Research
15 9 (14.52%) Direct Marketing
16 7 (11.29%) Performance Analysis
16 7 (11.29%) Risk Management
16 7 (11.29%) CHAID
17 6 (9.68%) Project Management

Economics
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 28 (45.16%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (8.06%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (6.45%) SPSS
3 2 (3.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (20.97%) Google Analytics
2 3 (4.84%) WebTrends
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (25.81%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (16.13%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.61%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.61%) MS Access
General
1 36 (58.06%) Finance
2 24 (38.71%) Marketing
3 6 (9.68%) Legal
4 4 (6.45%) Banking
5 2 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (56.45%) Analyst
2 12 (19.35%) Senior Analyst
3 10 (16.13%) Web Analyst
4 9 (14.52%) Customer Analyst
4 9 (14.52%) Insight Analyst
4 9 (14.52%) Customer Insight Analyst
4 9 (14.52%) SAS Customer Insight Analyst
5 5 (8.06%) Strategy Analyst
5 5 (8.06%) Data Analyst
5 5 (8.06%) Graduate
6 4 (6.45%) Project Manager
6 4 (6.45%) Web Developer
6 4 (6.45%) Developer
6 4 (6.45%) Graduate Developer
6 4 (6.45%) Graduate Web Developer
7 3 (4.84%) Web Analytics Manager
7 3 (4.84%) Web Manager
7 3 (4.84%) IT Project Manager
8 2 (3.23%) Senior Data Analyst
8 2 (3.23%) Risk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.45%) HTML
1 4 (6.45%) .NET
1 4 (6.45%) ASP.NET
1 4 (6.45%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 49 (79.03%) Mathematics
2 26 (41.94%) Statistics
3 22 (35.48%) Credit Risk
4 14 (22.58%) Physics
5 6 (9.68%) Computer Science
6 5 (8.06%) Data Extraction
7 4 (6.45%) IVR
8 3 (4.84%) Management Information System
8 3 (4.84%) Visualisation
9 2 (3.23%) Psychology
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.84%) UNIX
1 3 (4.84%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (59.68%) Analytics
2 20 (32.26%) Data Analysis
3 13 (20.97%) Web Analytics
3 13 (20.97%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (16.13%) Econometrics
4 10 (16.13%) E-Commerce
4 10 (16.13%) Test Strategy
5 9 (14.52%) Marketing Strategy
5 9 (14.52%) Customer Insight
5 9 (14.52%) Operations Research
5 9 (14.52%) Direct Marketing
5 9 (14.52%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 7 (11.29%) CHAID
6 7 (11.29%) Risk Management
6 7 (11.29%) Performance Analysis
7 6 (9.68%) Project Management
8 5 (8.06%) Data Modelling
8 5 (8.06%) CRM
8 5 (8.06%) Validation
8 5 (8.06%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (45.16%) SQL
2 12 (19.35%) VBA
3 5 (8.06%) C
4 4 (6.45%) C#
4 4 (6.45%) Java
4 4 (6.45%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.23%) R
6 1 (1.61%) Python
Qualifications
1 31 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.45%) SLA
Vendors
1 13 (20.97%) Google
2 4 (6.45%) IBM
2 4 (6.45%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.45%) Avaya
2 4 (6.45%) Genesys
3 3 (4.84%) ClickTale
4 1 (1.61%) RapidMiner
4 1 (1.61%) Cyber-Ark
North West
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
North West
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago