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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Economics
Rank 139 130 133
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +3
Permanent jobs citing Economics 5 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.21% 0.084% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.59% 0.24% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 3
Average salary £60,000 - £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £51,500 - £50,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 - £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £50,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-27.00% +33.33%
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
841 844 715
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 35.10% 35.43% 34.00%
Number of salaries quoted 547 581 566
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 6 May 2015.

Economics Salary Histogram in Reading

Economics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 6 (60.00%) Telecoms
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
1 6 (60.00%) Degree
2 3 (30.00%) MBA
2 3 (30.00%) Business Development
2 3 (30.00%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (30.00%) Customer Engagement
2 3 (30.00%) SaaS
2 3 (30.00%) PaaS
2 3 (30.00%) IaaS
2 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (20.00%) Algorithms
3 2 (20.00%) Analytics
3 2 (20.00%) Cyber Security
3 2 (20.00%) SIEM
3 2 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 2 (20.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (20.00%) Information Security
3 2 (20.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (20.00%) MATLAB
3 2 (20.00%) Simulink
3 2 (20.00%) C
3 2 (20.00%) C#
3 2 (20.00%) C++
4 1 (10.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) MS Office
4 1 (10.00%) MS Excel

Economics
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 2 (20.00%) Simulink
2 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
2 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (30.00%) SaaS
1 3 (30.00%) PaaS
1 3 (30.00%) IaaS
General
1 6 (60.00%) Telecoms
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Law
2 1 (10.00%) Legal
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Security Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Security Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Cyber Security Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Graduate
3 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Telecoms Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Graduate Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) Algorithms
2 2 (20.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Customer Engagement
1 3 (30.00%) Business Development
2 2 (20.00%) SIEM
2 2 (20.00%) Analytics
2 2 (20.00%) Cyber Security
2 2 (20.00%) Information Security
2 2 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (10.00%) People Management
3 1 (10.00%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) C
1 2 (20.00%) C#
1 2 (20.00%) C++
1 2 (20.00%) MATLAB
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) Degree
2 3 (30.00%) MBA
3 2 (20.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft