The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Economics in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Economics over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Economics
Rank 397 386 420
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +34
Permanent jobs citing Economics 43 40 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.20% 0.19% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.54% 0.55% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 16 25 26
Average salary £31,250 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £52,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +30.76%
Economics
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7993 7320 8112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 36.33% 34.65% 36.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6023 5991 6783
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 £26,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Economics
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Economics Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Economics
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Economics Salary Trend in the South East

Economics
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Economics across the South East region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Economics Salary Histogram in the South East

Economics
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Economics within the South East region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
(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
Berkshire +5 11 - - 1
Oxfordshire +9 9 £23,000 -29.23%
Buckinghamshire +12 8 £42,500 +80.85%
Surrey +1 8 £52,500 +47.88% 1
Kent +3 6 £52,500 +40.00% 1
West Sussex -12 1 £25,000 +19.04%
Economics
England

Economics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 52 (73.24%) Degree
2 38 (53.52%) Analytical Skills
3 32 (45.07%) Mathematics
3 32 (45.07%) Computer Science
4 30 (42.25%) Finance
5 28 (39.44%) Statistics
6 23 (32.39%) Marketing
7 21 (29.58%) .NET
8 19 (26.76%) C#
8 19 (26.76%) ASP.NET
9 18 (25.35%) SQL
10 17 (23.94%) HTML
10 17 (23.94%) JavaScript
10 17 (23.94%) CSS
10 17 (23.94%) ASP.NET MVC
11 16 (22.54%) jQuery
11 16 (22.54%) SQL Server
12 15 (21.13%) Project Management
13 14 (19.72%) RDBMS
13 14 (19.72%) Ajax
13 14 (19.72%) CMS
13 14 (19.72%) Agile Software Development
13 14 (19.72%) .NET Framework
13 14 (19.72%) Razor View Engine
13 14 (19.72%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 14 (19.72%) Relational Database
14 13 (18.31%) MVC
14 13 (18.31%) Microsoft
15 12 (16.90%) MS Excel
16 11 (15.49%) Telecoms

Economics
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 14 (19.72%) CMS
2 2 (2.82%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (16.90%) MS Excel
2 10 (14.08%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (11.27%) MS Office
4 2 (2.82%) MS Project
4 2 (2.82%) SPSS
5 1 (1.41%) Simulink
5 1 (1.41%) Stata
5 1 (1.41%) Maple
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) SAP SD
1 1 (1.41%) SAP MM
1 1 (1.41%) Sage 300 ERP
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.08%) 3GPP
1 10 (14.08%) IPv6
1 10 (14.08%) Network Security
1 10 (14.08%) LTE
1 10 (14.08%) Software-Defined Networking
2 5 (7.04%) SMS
3 2 (2.82%) Internet
4 1 (1.41%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (22.54%) SQL Server
2 14 (19.72%) RDBMS
2 14 (19.72%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.23%) MS Access
4 2 (2.82%) OLAP
4 2 (2.82%) MySQL
5 1 (1.41%) Base SAS
5 1 (1.41%) SAS Enterprise Miner
5 1 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.41%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (1.41%) ReSharper
1 1 (1.41%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 30 (42.25%) Finance
2 23 (32.39%) Marketing
3 11 (15.49%) Telecoms
4 7 (9.86%) Advertising
5 2 (2.82%) Banking
5 2 (2.82%) Automotive
6 1 (1.41%) Law
6 1 (1.41%) Legal
6 1 (1.41%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.41%) Retail
6 1 (1.41%) Billing
6 1 (1.41%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (33.80%) Analyst
2 18 (25.35%) Developer
3 12 (16.90%) Graduate
4 11 (15.49%) .NET Developer
4 11 (15.49%) ASP.NET Developer
5 10 (14.08%) Security Architect
5 10 (14.08%) Network Architect
5 10 (14.08%) Developer Analyst
5 10 (14.08%) .NET Analyst Programmer
5 10 (14.08%) .NET Software Engineer
5 10 (14.08%) .NET Programmer
5 10 (14.08%) Analyst Programmer
5 10 (14.08%) Programmer
5 10 (14.08%) Architect
5 10 (14.08%) Software Engineer
5 10 (14.08%) ASP.NET Programmer
5 10 (14.08%) Network Security Architect
6 7 (9.86%) Project Manager
7 6 (8.45%) Web Developer
7 6 (8.45%) Research Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (29.58%) .NET
2 19 (26.76%) ASP.NET
3 17 (23.94%) CSS
3 17 (23.94%) HTML
3 17 (23.94%) ASP.NET MVC
4 16 (22.54%) jQuery
5 14 (19.72%) Razor View Engine
5 14 (19.72%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 14 (19.72%) Ajax
5 14 (19.72%) .NET Framework
6 5 (7.04%) Velocity
7 2 (2.82%) XML
7 2 (2.82%) ADO.NET
8 1 (1.41%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 38 (53.52%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (45.07%) Computer Science
2 32 (45.07%) Mathematics
3 28 (39.44%) Statistics
4 4 (5.63%) Xbox
5 3 (4.23%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.82%) Physics
6 2 (2.82%) Open Source
7 1 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.41%) Data Conversion
7 1 (1.41%) Chemistry
7 1 (1.41%) Biology
7 1 (1.41%) Handset
7 1 (1.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (21.13%) Project Management
2 14 (19.72%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (18.31%) MVC
4 11 (15.49%) Software Engineering
5 10 (14.08%) SWOT Analysis
5 10 (14.08%) Network Architecture
5 10 (14.08%) Analytics
6 9 (12.68%) PRINCE2
7 7 (9.86%) Scrum
8 6 (8.45%) Business Analysis
8 6 (8.45%) Data Analysis
8 6 (8.45%) Product Management
9 5 (7.04%) Financial Modelling
9 5 (7.04%) Kanban
9 5 (7.04%) Agile Project Management
9 5 (7.04%) User Stories
9 5 (7.04%) Web Development
9 5 (7.04%) DSDM
9 5 (7.04%) Data Modelling
10 4 (5.63%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (26.76%) C#
2 18 (25.35%) SQL
3 17 (23.94%) JavaScript
4 7 (9.86%) VB
5 3 (4.23%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.82%) PHP
7 1 (1.41%) C++
7 1 (1.41%) VBA
7 1 (1.41%) Fortran
7 1 (1.41%) Assembly Language
7 1 (1.41%) Pascal
7 1 (1.41%) MATLAB
7 1 (1.41%) C
Qualifications
1 52 (73.24%) Degree
2 6 (8.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 5 (7.04%) PhD
4 4 (5.63%) CFA
5 2 (2.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (1.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.41%) SLA
Vendors
1 13 (18.31%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.04%) Oracle
3 4 (5.63%) TOWER Software
3 4 (5.63%) Cognos
4 2 (2.82%) SAP
5 1 (1.41%) Misys
5 1 (1.41%) Minitab
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