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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Economics
Rank - 116 118
Permanent jobs citing Economics 0 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire - 0.19% 0.28%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.52% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 5
Average salary - £23,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -29.23%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year
+11.84% -22.05%
Economics
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
545 573 654
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 37.00% 36.47% 37.14%
Number of salaries quoted 430 472 581
Average salary £44,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,850 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £56,750 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Economics
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Economics Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Economics
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Economics Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

Economics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 6 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Law
2 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 2 (33.33%) JIRA
3 2 (33.33%) Quality Management
3 2 (33.33%) MVC
3 2 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (33.33%) MBA
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) IIS
3 2 (33.33%) Data Structures
4 1 (16.67%) WebEx
4 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) SunGard
4 1 (16.67%) Internet
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Content Management
4 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (16.67%) QA
4 1 (16.67%) Drupal

Economics
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 2 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (16.67%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
1 1 (16.67%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) JIRA
1 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Coordinator
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Integration Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Integrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Mathematics
1 2 (33.33%) Data Structures
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (33.33%) Quality Management
2 2 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Content Management
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Open Source
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) SunGard