The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Economics in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Economics over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Economics
Rank - 75 84
Permanent jobs citing Economics 0 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford - 0.40% 0.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 1.00% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 1
Average salary - £23,000 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,250 £38,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+17.53% -18.94%
Economics
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Miscellaneous Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
301 299 374
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 39.24% 40.24% 39.12%
Number of salaries quoted 227 260 322
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,900 £28,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Economics
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Economics across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Economics Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Economics
Salary Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Economics across the Oxford region.

Economics Salary Trend in Oxford

Economics
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 2 (100.00%) MBA
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Law
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) SunGard
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Content Management
2 1 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Drupal
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) WebEx

Economics
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 1 (50.00%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
1 1 (50.00%) WebEx
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Content Management
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Project Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) MBA
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) SunGard