The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Economics in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Economics over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Economics
Rank 145 170 145
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -25
Permanent jobs citing Economics 7 3 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.24% 0.078% 0.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.66% 0.24% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 0
Average salary £35,000 £25,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £52,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-26.19% +31.25%
Economics
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1061 1259 1206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 35.93% 32.86% 37.79%
Number of salaries quoted 672 795 666
Average salary £42,000 £42,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Economics
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Economics Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Economics
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Economics Salary Trend in Scotland

Economics
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Economics across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Economics Salary Histogram in Scotland

Economics
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Economics within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +23 7 £35,000 +40.00%
Economics
UK

Economics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 11 (68.75%) Mathematics
2 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
3 8 (50.00%) SQL
3 8 (50.00%) Finance
3 8 (50.00%) Degree
3 8 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (43.75%) R
4 7 (43.75%) Software Engineering
4 7 (43.75%) Statistics
4 7 (43.75%) SAS
4 7 (43.75%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (37.50%) MS Office
5 6 (37.50%) SPSS
5 6 (37.50%) Statistical Analysis
5 6 (37.50%) Psychology
5 6 (37.50%) Propensity Modelling
6 5 (31.25%) Banking
7 4 (25.00%) Campaign Analysis
7 4 (25.00%) Analytics
7 4 (25.00%) Telecoms
8 3 (18.75%) C#
8 3 (18.75%) Web Development
8 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
8 3 (18.75%) VB.NET
8 3 (18.75%) .NET
8 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
9 2 (12.50%) VBA
9 2 (12.50%) Adobe
9 2 (12.50%) Line Management
9 2 (12.50%) Computer Science

Economics
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 7 (43.75%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (37.50%) MS Office
1 6 (37.50%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (6.25%) Data Mining
General
1 8 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (31.25%) Banking
3 4 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Statistician
2 4 (25.00%) Business Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) C# Software Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Software Developer
3 3 (18.75%) C# Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Business Systems Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Data Scientist
4 2 (12.50%) Insight Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Graduate Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Writer
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
1 3 (18.75%) .NET
2 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (68.75%) Mathematics
2 8 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (43.75%) Statistics
4 6 (37.50%) Psychology
5 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
6 1 (6.25%) Data Integration
6 1 (6.25%) Physics
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Software Engineering
1 7 (43.75%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (37.50%) Statistical Analysis
2 6 (37.50%) Propensity Modelling
3 4 (25.00%) Campaign Analysis
3 4 (25.00%) Analytics
4 3 (18.75%) Web Development
5 2 (12.50%) Line Management
6 1 (6.25%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (6.25%) Data Architecture
6 1 (6.25%) Predictive Analytics
6 1 (6.25%) Predictive Modelling
6 1 (6.25%) Data Governance
6 1 (6.25%) Data Analytics
6 1 (6.25%) Business Analytics
6 1 (6.25%) Marketing Analytics
6 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
6 1 (6.25%) Data Management
6 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
6 1 (6.25%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) SQL
2 7 (43.75%) R
3 3 (18.75%) C#
3 3 (18.75%) VB.NET
4 2 (12.50%) VBA
5 1 (6.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Adobe
2 2 (12.50%) Google
3 1 (6.25%) Tableau
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