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

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Economics
Rank 151 163 147
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -16
Permanent jobs citing Economics 6 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.20% 0.088% 0.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.55% 0.23% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 4
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -44.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £52,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-23.80% +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
1097 1297 1046
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 36.20% 38.01% 36.57%
Number of salaries quoted 658 781 597
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 5 March 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 5 March 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 +10 6 £42,500 - 1
Economics
UK

Economics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
1 7 (63.64%) Finance
1 7 (63.64%) Software Engineering
1 7 (63.64%) Mathematics
2 5 (45.45%) Degree
3 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (36.36%) Web Development
3 4 (36.36%) Banking
3 4 (36.36%) VB.NET
3 4 (36.36%) .NET
3 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
3 4 (36.36%) C#
3 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
4 3 (27.27%) SQL
4 3 (27.27%) MS Office
4 3 (27.27%) SPSS
4 3 (27.27%) SAS
4 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (27.27%) Psychology
4 3 (27.27%) Statistical Analysis
4 3 (27.27%) Statistics
4 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
4 3 (27.27%) R
4 3 (27.27%) Campaign Analysis
4 3 (27.27%) Propensity Modelling
5 1 (9.09%) Financial Institution
5 1 (9.09%) XML
5 1 (9.09%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
5 1 (9.09%) Czech Language

Economics
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 3 (27.27%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Office
1 3 (27.27%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) Banking
3 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
4 1 (9.09%) Financial Institution
4 1 (9.09%) Czech Language
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) C# Developer
1 4 (36.36%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Software Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Business Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Statistician
2 3 (27.27%) C# Software Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Data Scientist
3 2 (18.18%) Business Systems Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Writer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) .NET
1 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
2 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Mathematics
2 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (27.27%) Psychology
3 3 (27.27%) Statistics
4 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Software Engineering
2 4 (36.36%) Web Development
3 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (27.27%) Statistical Analysis
3 3 (27.27%) Campaign Analysis
3 3 (27.27%) Propensity Modelling
4 1 (9.09%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (9.09%) Wealth Management
4 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) VB.NET
1 4 (36.36%) C#
2 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
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