The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Economics in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Economics over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Economics
Rank 113 138 133
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -5
Permanent jobs citing Economics 4 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.24% 0.31% 0.44%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.59% 0.78% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 0
Median salary £41,250 £52,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% -
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £52,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +38.15%
Economics
Berkshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
677 895 915
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 41.11% 40.24% 36.54%
Number of salaries quoted 489 709 575
Median salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,674 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.98% +4.18%

Economics
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region citing Economics as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Economics Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Economics
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Economics Salary Trend in Reading

Economics
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Economics across the Reading region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

Economics Salary Histogram in Reading

Economics
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, 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 Reading region with a requirement for Economics.

1 5 (71.43%) SQL
1 5 (71.43%) Degree
1 5 (71.43%) Mathematics
2 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Statistics
3 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
4 2 (28.57%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
5 1 (14.29%) Data Quality
5 1 (14.29%) Analytics
5 1 (14.29%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (14.29%) Information Management
5 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Competitor Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
5 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
5 1 (14.29%) Data Mining
5 1 (14.29%) Market Research
5 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Marketing

Economics
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Data Mining
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Analyst
1 5 (71.43%) Data Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Excel Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Business Consultant
3 2 (28.57%) Consultant
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Data Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Graduate
4 1 (14.29%) Graduate Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Graduate Data Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Statistical Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Mathematics
2 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (57.14%) Statistics
3 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (14.29%) Analytics
2 1 (14.29%) Competitor Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
2 1 (14.29%) Information Management
2 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (14.29%) Market Research
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
2 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Data Quality