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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Economics over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Economics
Rank 130 141 136
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -5
Permanent jobs citing Economics 9 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.42% 0.21% 0.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.99% 0.59% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 0
Average salary £57,500 £90,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £51,250 £42,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+20.58% -19.04%
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
910 845 905
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 42.92% 35.61% 40.33%
Number of salaries quoted 758 586 716
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Economics
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Economics across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 February 2016.

Economics Salary Histogram in Reading

Economics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Reading 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 13 (61.90%) Management Information System
2 12 (57.14%) ITIL
2 12 (57.14%) PRINCE2
2 12 (57.14%) Big Data
2 12 (57.14%) Analytics
3 11 (52.38%) Smart Meter
3 11 (52.38%) Programme Management
3 11 (52.38%) Change Management
3 11 (52.38%) CITP
3 11 (52.38%) Predictive Analytics
3 11 (52.38%) Data Mining
3 11 (52.38%) ISO 9001
3 11 (52.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 11 (52.38%) PMP
3 11 (52.38%) PMI Certification
3 11 (52.38%) Project Management
3 11 (52.38%) Translating Business Requirements
4 9 (42.86%) Degree
5 5 (23.81%) Time Management
5 5 (23.81%) SaaS
5 5 (23.81%) ERP
5 5 (23.81%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (23.81%) Marketing
6 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (9.52%) Oracle
7 2 (9.52%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
7 2 (9.52%) Software Architecture
8 1 (4.76%) QlikView

Economics
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Reading 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.

Applications
1 1 (4.76%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 5 (23.81%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (57.14%) Big Data
2 11 (52.38%) Data Mining
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.76%) QlikView
General
1 5 (23.81%) Marketing
2 1 (4.76%) Banking
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Law
2 1 (4.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Programme Manager
2 3 (14.29%) Senior Manager
2 3 (14.29%) Senior Programme Manager
2 3 (14.29%) Senior Service Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Direct Sales Manager
3 2 (9.52%) EMEA Sales Director
3 2 (9.52%) Engineering Manager
3 2 (9.52%) IT Director
3 2 (9.52%) IT Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Sales Director
3 2 (9.52%) Sales Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Analyst Programmer
4 1 (4.76%) Business IT Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Business Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) IT Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Programmer
4 1 (4.76%) QlikView Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 13 (61.90%) Management Information System
2 11 (52.38%) Smart Meter
3 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.76%) Data Integration
4 1 (4.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (4.76%) Mathematics
4 1 (4.76%) Statistics
4 1 (4.76%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) Analytics
1 12 (57.14%) ITIL
1 12 (57.14%) PRINCE2
2 11 (52.38%) Change Management
2 11 (52.38%) Predictive Analytics
2 11 (52.38%) Programme Management
2 11 (52.38%) Project Management
2 11 (52.38%) Translating Business Requirements
3 5 (23.81%) ERP
3 5 (23.81%) Time Management
4 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (9.52%) Software Architecture
4 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.76%) Asset Management
5 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.76%) Data Analytics
5 1 (4.76%) Data Visualisation
5 1 (4.76%) Process Improvement
5 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.76%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) R
1 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (52.38%) CITP
1 11 (52.38%) PMI Certification
1 11 (52.38%) PMP
1 11 (52.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 9 (42.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (52.38%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle
3 1 (4.76%) Informatica
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.76%) Tableau