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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Economics
Rank 395 410 402
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -8
Permanent jobs citing Economics 48 34 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.23% 0.15% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.61% 0.40% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 37 23 28
Average salary £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £62,500 £71,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -25.00%
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
7879 8443 8183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 37.99% 37.28% 37.11%
Number of salaries quoted 6230 6495 6695
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 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
Berkshire +14 16 £53,750 -17.30% 5
Hampshire - 10 £43,250 -
Surrey +12 8 £33,750 -35.71% 2
Middlesex +13 7 £65,000 +44.44%
Buckinghamshire -1 6 £22,500 -40.00%
Oxfordshire +9 1 - -
Economics
England

Economics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 74 (81.32%) Degree
2 57 (62.64%) Mathematics
3 53 (58.24%) Analytics
4 47 (51.65%) SQL
5 45 (49.45%) Analytical Skills
6 42 (46.15%) Statistics
7 33 (36.26%) Marketing
8 30 (32.97%) SAS
8 30 (32.97%) Finance
9 28 (30.77%) SPSS
10 27 (29.67%) Computer Science
11 24 (26.37%) Project Management
12 22 (24.18%) Predictive Analytics
13 21 (23.08%) MS PowerPoint
14 19 (20.88%) Data Mining
14 19 (20.88%) Business Intelligence
15 18 (19.78%) MS Excel
16 17 (18.68%) R
16 17 (18.68%) Tableau
17 15 (16.48%) Microsoft
18 14 (15.38%) Operations Research
19 13 (14.29%) VBA
20 12 (13.19%) MS Office
20 12 (13.19%) Physics
21 11 (12.09%) Logistic Regression
21 11 (12.09%) Statistical Modelling
21 11 (12.09%) Data Modelling
22 10 (10.99%) QlikView
23 9 (9.89%) Multivariate Testing
23 9 (9.89%) Visualisation

Economics
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 30 (32.97%) SAS
2 2 (2.20%) Drupal
2 2 (2.20%) IIS
Applications
1 28 (30.77%) SPSS
2 21 (23.08%) MS PowerPoint
3 18 (19.78%) MS Excel
4 12 (13.19%) MS Office
5 3 (3.30%) Simulink
5 3 (3.30%) PowerPivot
5 3 (3.30%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 4 (4.40%) SAP WM
2 3 (3.30%) SAP PM
3 1 (1.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (1.10%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.20%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.20%) Internet
2 1 (1.10%) Wireless
2 1 (1.10%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (20.88%) Data Mining
2 10 (10.99%) QlikView
3 9 (9.89%) Big Data
4 8 (8.79%) Base SAS
4 8 (8.79%) SAS Enterprise Miner
5 6 (6.59%) SQL Server
6 5 (5.49%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.20%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.10%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.20%) JIRA
1 2 (2.20%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 33 (36.26%) Marketing
2 30 (32.97%) Finance
3 8 (8.79%) Manufacturing
4 7 (7.69%) Telecoms
5 5 (5.49%) Retail
5 5 (5.49%) Law
6 4 (4.40%) Legal
7 2 (2.20%) Advertising
8 1 (1.10%) Games
8 1 (1.10%) Banking
8 1 (1.10%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.10%) Electronics
8 1 (1.10%) Billing
Job Titles
1 36 (39.56%) Analyst
2 18 (19.78%) Consultant
3 10 (10.99%) Data Analyst
4 9 (9.89%) Data Scientist
5 8 (8.79%) Insight Analyst
5 8 (8.79%) Graduate
6 7 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
6 7 (7.69%) Functional Consultant
7 6 (6.59%) Senior Consultant
8 5 (5.49%) MI Analyst
8 5 (5.49%) Senior Functional Consultant
8 5 (5.49%) Commercial Analyst
8 5 (5.49%) Market Analyst
8 5 (5.49%) Strategy Analyst
9 4 (4.40%) Cyber Security Analyst
9 4 (4.40%) Senior Security Analyst
9 4 (4.40%) Security Analyst
9 4 (4.40%) Project Manager
10 3 (3.30%) Coordinator
10 3 (3.30%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.30%) .NET
1 3 (3.30%) XML
2 2 (2.20%) BREW
2 2 (2.20%) CSS
2 2 (2.20%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 57 (62.64%) Mathematics
2 45 (49.45%) Analytical Skills
3 42 (46.15%) Statistics
4 27 (29.67%) Computer Science
5 12 (13.19%) Physics
6 9 (9.89%) Visualisation
7 8 (8.79%) Algorithms
8 6 (6.59%) Neural Network
9 5 (5.49%) Data Extraction
10 3 (3.30%) Data Integration
10 3 (3.30%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 3 (3.30%) Embedded Systems
11 2 (2.20%) Telematics
11 2 (2.20%) Data Structures
11 2 (2.20%) Taxonomies
11 2 (2.20%) Applied Mathematics
12 1 (1.10%) Psychology
12 1 (1.10%) FMCG
12 1 (1.10%) Graphic Design
12 1 (1.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (58.24%) Analytics
2 24 (26.37%) Project Management
3 22 (24.18%) Predictive Analytics
4 19 (20.88%) Business Intelligence
5 14 (15.38%) Operations Research
6 11 (12.09%) Data Modelling
6 11 (12.09%) Logistic Regression
6 11 (12.09%) Statistical Modelling
7 9 (9.89%) Multivariate Testing
7 9 (9.89%) CHAID
8 8 (8.79%) CRM
8 8 (8.79%) Information Security
9 7 (7.69%) BPR
9 7 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (7.69%) Data Analysis
9 7 (7.69%) Quality Management
9 7 (7.69%) Predictive Modelling
10 5 (5.49%) Revenue Management
10 5 (5.49%) Quantitative Analysis
10 5 (5.49%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 47 (51.65%) SQL
2 17 (18.68%) R
3 13 (14.29%) VBA
4 6 (6.59%) Python
4 6 (6.59%) C
5 5 (5.49%) C++
5 5 (5.49%) Java
6 4 (4.40%) C#
7 3 (3.30%) MATLAB
8 2 (2.20%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.10%) VB
9 1 (1.10%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 74 (81.32%) Degree
2 7 (7.69%) Postgraduate
2 7 (7.69%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.40%) DV Cleared
3 4 (4.40%) PhD
4 3 (3.30%) MBA
5 2 (2.20%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.10%) ICAEW
6 1 (1.10%) CITP
6 1 (1.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.10%) PMP
6 1 (1.10%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.10%) ACCA
6 1 (1.10%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (2.20%) QA
2 2 (2.20%) SLA
3 1 (1.10%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 17 (18.68%) Tableau
2 15 (16.48%) Microsoft
3 9 (9.89%) IBM
4 8 (8.79%) SAP
4 8 (8.79%) Cognos
4 8 (8.79%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (4.40%) RapidMiner
6 3 (3.30%) Logi Analytics
7 2 (2.20%) Google
8 1 (1.10%) Vertica
8 1 (1.10%) Verint
8 1 (1.10%) Oracle
8 1 (1.10%) SunGard
8 1 (1.10%) HP
8 1 (1.10%) Genesys
8 1 (1.10%) Informatica
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