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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Economics
Rank 136 135 132
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Permanent jobs citing Economics 6 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.25% 0.26% 0.049%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.73% 0.72% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 1
Average salary £90,000 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,641 £50,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-28.71% +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
824 828 721
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 33.87% 35.37% 35.43%
Number of salaries quoted 543 602 561
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £63,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 March 2015.

Economics Salary Histogram in Reading

Economics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 10 (76.92%) Telecoms
2 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 6 (46.15%) Degree
3 5 (38.46%) SWOT Analysis
3 5 (38.46%) Network Security
3 5 (38.46%) LTE
3 5 (38.46%) Network Architecture
3 5 (38.46%) Software-Defined Networking
3 5 (38.46%) JNCIE
3 5 (38.46%) Firewall
3 5 (38.46%) Network Design
3 5 (38.46%) IPv6
3 5 (38.46%) CCIE
3 5 (38.46%) CCNP
3 5 (38.46%) CCDP
3 5 (38.46%) CISSP
3 5 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (38.46%) MPLS
3 5 (38.46%) 3GPP
4 3 (23.08%) MBA
4 3 (23.08%) Business Development
4 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (23.08%) IaaS
4 3 (23.08%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (23.08%) Customer Engagement
4 3 (23.08%) SaaS
4 3 (23.08%) PaaS
5 1 (7.69%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (7.69%) Banking
5 1 (7.69%) Asset Management

Economics
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 1 (7.69%) MS Office
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.69%) Simulink
1 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (23.08%) SaaS
1 3 (23.08%) PaaS
1 3 (23.08%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) 3GPP
1 5 (38.46%) IPv6
1 5 (38.46%) MPLS
1 5 (38.46%) Firewall
1 5 (38.46%) Network Security
1 5 (38.46%) LTE
1 5 (38.46%) Software-Defined Networking
General
1 10 (76.92%) Telecoms
2 6 (46.15%) Finance
3 1 (7.69%) Law
3 1 (7.69%) Legal
3 1 (7.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Architect
1 5 (38.46%) Security Architect
1 5 (38.46%) Network Architect
1 5 (38.46%) Network Security Architect
2 2 (15.38%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Security Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Security Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Telecoms Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Graduate Business Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Cyber Security Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Graduate
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Algorithms
2 1 (7.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (7.69%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (7.69%) Mathematics
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Network Design
1 5 (38.46%) SWOT Analysis
1 5 (38.46%) Network Architecture
2 3 (23.08%) Business Development
2 3 (23.08%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (7.69%) Matrix Management
3 1 (7.69%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (7.69%) Project Management
3 1 (7.69%) Information Security
3 1 (7.69%) Asset Management
3 1 (7.69%) SIEM
3 1 (7.69%) Analytics
3 1 (7.69%) Cyber Security
3 1 (7.69%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) C
1 1 (7.69%) C#
1 1 (7.69%) C++
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
1 1 (7.69%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Degree
2 5 (38.46%) JNCIE
2 5 (38.46%) CCIE
2 5 (38.46%) CCNP
2 5 (38.46%) CCDP
2 5 (38.46%) CISSP
2 5 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (23.08%) MBA
4 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared
4 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft