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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Economics
Rank 152 150 158
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +8
Permanent jobs citing Economics 5 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.17% 0.29% 0.030%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.37% 0.82% 0.082%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 0
Average salary £41,375 £38,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.88% -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £42,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+23.52% -19.04%
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
1349 1101 1213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 45.51% 35.53% 36.91%
Number of salaries quoted 799 675 731
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,634 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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 +1 5 £41,375 +8.88% 2
Economics
UK

Economics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 13 (81.25%) SQL
1 13 (81.25%) Degree
2 12 (75.00%) Mathematics
3 11 (68.75%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (56.25%) SAS
5 8 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (50.00%) Analytics
6 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
6 7 (43.75%) MS Office
6 7 (43.75%) Psychology
6 7 (43.75%) Statistics
7 6 (37.50%) Google
7 6 (37.50%) Google Analytics
7 6 (37.50%) Adobe
7 6 (37.50%) SPSS
7 6 (37.50%) Project Management
8 5 (31.25%) Telecoms
8 5 (31.25%) Finance
8 5 (31.25%) VBA
8 5 (31.25%) Statistical Analysis
8 5 (31.25%) Business Analysis
8 5 (31.25%) Campaign Analysis
8 5 (31.25%) Propensity Modelling
8 5 (31.25%) Line Management
8 5 (31.25%) R
9 4 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
10 3 (18.75%) Legal
10 3 (18.75%) Java
10 3 (18.75%) SQL Server

Economics
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 9 (56.25%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (43.75%) MS Office
2 6 (37.50%) SPSS
3 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (37.50%) Google Analytics
2 1 (6.25%) Adobe Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (6.25%) Base SAS
3 1 (6.25%) Big Data
3 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (6.25%) Hadoop
3 1 (6.25%) QlikView
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
1 5 (31.25%) Telecoms
2 3 (18.75%) Front Office
2 3 (18.75%) Legal
3 2 (12.50%) Banking
3 2 (12.50%) Marketing
3 2 (12.50%) Retail
4 1 (6.25%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Statistical Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Systems Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Business Systems Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Graduate
5 2 (12.50%) Data Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Analyst Programmer
6 1 (6.25%) Asset Management Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Asset Management Business Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Business Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Credit Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Credit Risk Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Data Programmer
6 1 (6.25%) Investment Management Business Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Programmer
6 1 (6.25%) QlikView Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Risk Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Data Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) .NET
1 2 (12.50%) CSS
1 2 (12.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (75.00%) Mathematics
2 11 (68.75%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (43.75%) Psychology
3 7 (43.75%) Statistics
4 3 (18.75%) Commodity Exotics
4 3 (18.75%) Data Structures
4 3 (18.75%) Derivative
4 3 (18.75%) Equity Derivative
4 3 (18.75%) Physics
5 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
6 1 (6.25%) Credit Risk
6 1 (6.25%) Data Integration
6 1 (6.25%) Fixed Income
6 1 (6.25%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Analytics
1 8 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (37.50%) Project Management
3 5 (31.25%) Business Analysis
3 5 (31.25%) Campaign Analysis
3 5 (31.25%) Line Management
3 5 (31.25%) Propensity Modelling
3 5 (31.25%) Statistical Analysis
4 4 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (18.75%) Risk Management
5 3 (18.75%) SOA
5 3 (18.75%) System Integration Testing
5 3 (18.75%) Time Management
6 2 (12.50%) Data Analysis
6 2 (12.50%) Operations Research
6 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
7 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
7 1 (6.25%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
7 1 (6.25%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (6.25%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) SQL
2 5 (31.25%) R
2 5 (31.25%) VBA
3 3 (18.75%) Java
4 2 (12.50%) C#
4 2 (12.50%) C++
4 2 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (81.25%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) CFA
2 1 (6.25%) MBA
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 6 (37.50%) Adobe
2 6 (37.50%) Google
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle
3 2 (12.50%) SAP
4 1 (6.25%) Informatica
4 1 (6.25%) Tableau
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