The table below looks at the statistics for Economics skills 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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Economics
England / North West
Rank 249 231 243
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +12
Permanent jobs citing Economics 11 5 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.18% 0.088% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.10% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 20
Median salary £62,500 £25,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+150.00% -62.96%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £55,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-22.72% +37.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5395 4999 6037
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 90.25% 88.13% 87.72%
Number of salaries quoted 4491 4154 5047
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 Processes & Methodologies 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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 2017. 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 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 -13 10 £62,500 +150.00%
Cheshire +13 1 £34,000 +51.11%
Economics
England

Economics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 24 (57.14%) Degree
2 23 (54.76%) Mathematics
3 19 (45.24%) Statistics
4 18 (42.86%) User Experience
5 17 (40.48%) Analytics
6 15 (35.71%) Finance
7 13 (30.95%) Marketing
7 13 (30.95%) Machine Learning
8 12 (28.57%) R
8 12 (28.57%) Statistical Analysis
8 12 (28.57%) Python
8 12 (28.57%) CRM
8 12 (28.57%) SAS
9 11 (26.19%) Bayesian Methods
10 10 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
10 10 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (21.43%) Neural Network
11 9 (21.43%) Computer Science
11 9 (21.43%) SPSS
12 8 (19.05%) VBA
12 8 (19.05%) Stata
12 8 (19.05%) Monte Carlo Method
13 7 (16.67%) JavaScript
13 7 (16.67%) MATLAB
14 6 (14.29%) E-Commerce
14 6 (14.29%) HTML
14 6 (14.29%) .NET
14 6 (14.29%) CSS
14 6 (14.29%) Web Design
14 6 (14.29%) Banking

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 12 (28.57%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (21.43%) SPSS
2 8 (19.05%) Stata
3 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.52%) NoSQL
1 4 (9.52%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.76%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.38%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.38%) EDRMS
3 1 (2.38%) Hadoop
General
1 15 (35.71%) Finance
2 13 (30.95%) Marketing
3 6 (14.29%) Banking
4 3 (7.14%) Legal
5 1 (2.38%) Electronics
5 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (28.57%) Marketing Officer
2 9 (21.43%) Analyst
3 6 (14.29%) Developer
3 6 (14.29%) UI Developer
4 4 (9.52%) Data Scientist
5 3 (7.14%) Senior Statistician
5 3 (7.14%) Statistical Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Statistician
6 2 (4.76%) Data Analyst
7 1 (2.38%) Banking Analyst
7 1 (2.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) Machine Learning Scientist
7 1 (2.38%) Research Analyst
7 1 (2.38%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (2.38%) Senior Statistical Analyst
7 1 (2.38%) SQL Analyst
7 1 (2.38%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.29%) .NET
1 6 (14.29%) AngularJS
1 6 (14.29%) CSS
1 6 (14.29%) HTML
1 6 (14.29%) React
2 1 (2.38%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (2.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (42.86%) User Experience
2 10 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (21.43%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.76%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.38%) Blog
5 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.38%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.38%) Windows
1 1 (2.38%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (54.76%) Mathematics
2 19 (45.24%) Statistics
3 17 (40.48%) Analytics
4 13 (30.95%) Machine Learning
5 12 (28.57%) CRM
5 12 (28.57%) Statistical Analysis
6 11 (26.19%) Bayesian Methods
7 10 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (21.43%) Neural Network
9 8 (19.05%) Monte Carlo Method
10 6 (14.29%) Data Analysis
10 6 (14.29%) Data Validation
10 6 (14.29%) E-Commerce
10 6 (14.29%) Hidden Markov Model
10 6 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
10 6 (14.29%) Structural Equation Modelling
10 6 (14.29%) Time Series Forecasting
10 6 (14.29%) Validation
10 6 (14.29%) Web Design
10 6 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (28.57%) Python
1 12 (28.57%) R
2 8 (19.05%) VBA
3 7 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 7 (16.67%) MATLAB
4 5 (11.90%) SQL
5 3 (7.14%) Scala
6 1 (2.38%) C++
Qualifications
1 24 (57.14%) Degree
2 5 (11.90%) HND
2 5 (11.90%) PhD
2 5 (11.90%) Postgraduate
3 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.29%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (4.76%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.38%) SAP