The first 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Economics
Rank 175 155 156
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +1
Permanent jobs citing Economics 3 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.074% 0.32% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.28% 1.10% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £30,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +15.38%
Miscellaneous Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1072 906 809
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 26.47% 29.08% 23.00%
Number of salaries quoted 677 479 577
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £24,000 £25,150
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Economics
UK

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
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 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -21 2 £35,000 -
Edinburgh - 1 £25,000 -
Economics
UK

Economics
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Statistics
3 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) SAS
3 1 (25.00%) SPSS
3 1 (25.00%) CHAID
3 1 (25.00%) Physics
3 1 (25.00%) Use Case
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Predictive Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) R
3 1 (25.00%) Logistic Regression
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery

Economics
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 1 (25.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Solutions Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Statistical Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Graduate
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Pricing Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (25.00%) Statistics
2 1 (25.00%) Physics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) CHAID
2 1 (25.00%) Use Case
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Predictive Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Logistic Regression
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree