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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Economics
Rank 242 229 254
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +25
Permanent jobs citing Economics 10 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.14% 0.15% 0.063%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.41% 0.45% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 4
Average salary £67,500 £33,750 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £52,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-21.42% +23.52%
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
2447 2219 2552
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 33.47% 33.08% 32.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2110 1788 2235
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £50,000
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 24 December 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 24 December 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 +6 8 £67,500 +125.00%
Manchester -15 2 £45,000 +73.07% 1
Economics
England

Economics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 44 (86.27%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (82.35%) Analytics
3 40 (78.43%) Mathematics
4 31 (60.78%) Finance
5 24 (47.06%) SAS
6 23 (45.10%) Degree
7 21 (41.18%) SQL
7 21 (41.18%) Data Analysis
7 21 (41.18%) Credit Risk
8 20 (39.22%) Marketing
9 19 (37.25%) Statistics
10 15 (29.41%) Data Warehouse
10 15 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
11 13 (25.49%) Web Analytics
11 13 (25.49%) Google
11 13 (25.49%) Google Analytics
12 12 (23.53%) VBA
13 10 (19.61%) E-Commerce
13 10 (19.61%) Physics
13 10 (19.61%) SAS Enterprise Guide
13 10 (19.61%) Test Strategy
13 10 (19.61%) User Experience
14 9 (17.65%) Econometrics
14 9 (17.65%) Coaching
15 7 (13.73%) SPSS
15 7 (13.73%) CHAID
15 7 (13.73%) Risk Management
15 7 (13.73%) Performance Analysis
16 6 (11.76%) Project Management
16 6 (11.76%) Service Management

Economics
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (47.06%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (13.73%) SPSS
2 5 (9.80%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (5.88%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 13 (25.49%) Google Analytics
2 3 (5.88%) WebTrends
2 3 (5.88%) SAP InfiniteInsight
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (29.41%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (19.61%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 31 (60.78%) Finance
2 20 (39.22%) Marketing
3 6 (11.76%) Legal
3 6 (11.76%) Financial Institution
4 2 (3.92%) Retail
5 1 (1.96%) Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (50.98%) Analyst
2 12 (23.53%) Senior Analyst
3 10 (19.61%) Web Analyst
4 6 (11.76%) Delivery Manager
5 5 (9.80%) Strategy Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) Data Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) Infrastructure Manager
6 4 (7.84%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
7 3 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Specialist
7 3 (5.88%) Web Analytics Manager
7 3 (5.88%) Web Manager
8 2 (3.92%) Customer Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) Strategy Manager
8 2 (3.92%) Insight Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) Customer Insight Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) Senior Data Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) Risk Manager
8 2 (3.92%) SAS Customer Insight Analyst
9 1 (1.96%) Project Manager
9 1 (1.96%) IT Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 44 (86.27%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (78.43%) Mathematics
3 21 (41.18%) Credit Risk
4 19 (37.25%) Statistics
5 10 (19.61%) Physics
5 10 (19.61%) User Experience
6 5 (9.80%) Data Extraction
7 3 (5.88%) Visualisation
7 3 (5.88%) Computer Science
8 2 (3.92%) Psychology
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (82.35%) Analytics
2 21 (41.18%) Data Analysis
3 15 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (25.49%) Web Analytics
5 10 (19.61%) Test Strategy
5 10 (19.61%) E-Commerce
6 9 (17.65%) Econometrics
6 9 (17.65%) Coaching
7 7 (13.73%) Performance Analysis
7 7 (13.73%) CHAID
7 7 (13.73%) Risk Management
8 6 (11.76%) Project Management
8 6 (11.76%) Service Management
8 6 (11.76%) Risk Assessment
8 6 (11.76%) Supplier Management
8 6 (11.76%) Statistical Modelling
9 5 (9.80%) CRM
9 5 (9.80%) Validation
9 5 (9.80%) Data Modelling
9 5 (9.80%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 21 (41.18%) SQL
2 12 (23.53%) VBA
3 5 (9.80%) C
4 2 (3.92%) R
5 1 (1.96%) Python
Qualifications
1 23 (45.10%) Degree
Vendors
1 13 (25.49%) Google
2 3 (5.88%) ClickTale
3 1 (1.96%) RapidMiner
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