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

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Economics
Rank 397 419 399
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -20
Permanent jobs citing Economics 45 30 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.21% 0.13% 0.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.57% 0.35% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 32 27 36
Average salary £36,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.47% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,750 £63,750 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
-18.42% +3.26%
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
7891 8483 8266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 37.65% 37.04% 37.26%
Number of salaries quoted 6161 6614 6774
Average salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.29% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
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 6 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 6 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 +12 15 £53,750 -17.30% 1
Hampshire - 12 £36,500 - 1
Surrey +6 9 £35,000 -33.33% 1
Buckinghamshire 0 7 £23,500 -7.84% 1
Oxfordshire - 2 £42,500 -
Economics
England

Economics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 6 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 68 (79.07%) Degree
2 52 (60.47%) Mathematics
3 49 (56.98%) Analytics
4 43 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 43 (50.00%) SQL
5 41 (47.67%) Statistics
6 36 (41.86%) Finance
7 33 (38.37%) Marketing
8 29 (33.72%) SAS
9 27 (31.40%) SPSS
9 27 (31.40%) Computer Science
10 21 (24.42%) Predictive Analytics
11 20 (23.26%) MS PowerPoint
12 18 (20.93%) Project Management
13 17 (19.77%) Business Intelligence
13 17 (19.77%) Data Mining
14 16 (18.60%) MS Excel
14 16 (18.60%) R
15 15 (17.44%) Tableau
16 14 (16.28%) Operations Research
17 13 (15.12%) Microsoft
18 11 (12.79%) Data Modelling
18 11 (12.79%) VBA
18 11 (12.79%) MS Office
18 11 (12.79%) Logistic Regression
18 11 (12.79%) Telecoms
18 11 (12.79%) Statistical Modelling
19 10 (11.63%) Physics
20 9 (10.47%) QlikView
20 9 (10.47%) IBM

Economics
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 29 (33.72%) SAS
2 4 (4.65%) Drupal
3 2 (2.33%) IIS
Applications
1 27 (31.40%) SPSS
2 20 (23.26%) MS PowerPoint
3 16 (18.60%) MS Excel
4 11 (12.79%) MS Office
5 3 (3.49%) Simulink
6 2 (2.33%) PowerPivot
6 2 (2.33%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 1 (1.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.16%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.49%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (3.49%) SaaS
1 3 (3.49%) PaaS
1 3 (3.49%) IaaS
2 2 (2.33%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.33%) Internet
2 1 (1.16%) Wireless
2 1 (1.16%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (19.77%) Data Mining
2 9 (10.47%) QlikView
3 8 (9.30%) Base SAS
3 8 (9.30%) SAS Enterprise Miner
3 8 (9.30%) Big Data
4 6 (6.98%) SQL Server
5 5 (5.81%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.33%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.16%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.33%) JIRA
1 2 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 36 (41.86%) Finance
2 33 (38.37%) Marketing
3 11 (12.79%) Telecoms
4 7 (8.14%) Law
5 5 (5.81%) Retail
6 3 (3.49%) Legal
7 2 (2.33%) Advertising
8 1 (1.16%) Banking
8 1 (1.16%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.16%) Electronics
8 1 (1.16%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 33 (38.37%) Analyst
2 11 (12.79%) Consultant
3 10 (11.63%) Data Analyst
4 9 (10.47%) Data Scientist
5 7 (8.14%) Senior Analyst
5 7 (8.14%) Insight Analyst
6 6 (6.98%) Graduate
6 6 (6.98%) Project Manager
7 5 (5.81%) Coordinator
7 5 (5.81%) Market Analyst
7 5 (5.81%) Strategy Analyst
7 5 (5.81%) MI Analyst
7 5 (5.81%) Commercial Analyst
8 4 (4.65%) Cyber Security Analyst
8 4 (4.65%) Senior Security Analyst
8 4 (4.65%) Security Analyst
9 3 (3.49%) Architect
9 3 (3.49%) Senior Insight Analyst
9 3 (3.49%) Trainee
10 2 (2.33%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.33%) HTML
1 2 (2.33%) .NET
1 2 (2.33%) CSS
1 2 (2.33%) XML
1 2 (2.33%) BREW
Miscellaneous
1 52 (60.47%) Mathematics
2 43 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 41 (47.67%) Statistics
4 27 (31.40%) Computer Science
5 10 (11.63%) Physics
6 8 (9.30%) Visualisation
7 7 (8.14%) Algorithms
8 6 (6.98%) Neural Network
9 5 (5.81%) Data Extraction
10 3 (3.49%) Data Integration
10 3 (3.49%) Embedded Systems
10 3 (3.49%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 3 (3.49%) Data Centre
11 2 (2.33%) Data Structures
11 2 (2.33%) IVR
11 2 (2.33%) Taxonomies
11 2 (2.33%) Applied Mathematics
11 2 (2.33%) Telematics
12 1 (1.16%) Psychology
12 1 (1.16%) Graphic Design
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (56.98%) Analytics
2 21 (24.42%) Predictive Analytics
3 18 (20.93%) Project Management
4 17 (19.77%) Business Intelligence
5 14 (16.28%) Operations Research
6 11 (12.79%) Logistic Regression
6 11 (12.79%) Data Modelling
6 11 (12.79%) Statistical Modelling
7 9 (10.47%) Multivariate Testing
7 9 (10.47%) Continuous Improvement
7 9 (10.47%) CHAID
8 8 (9.30%) CRM
8 8 (9.30%) Information Security
9 7 (8.14%) Data Analysis
9 7 (8.14%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (8.14%) Predictive Modelling
10 6 (6.98%) Programme Management
11 5 (5.81%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (5.81%) Business Analysis
11 5 (5.81%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 43 (50.00%) SQL
2 16 (18.60%) R
3 11 (12.79%) VBA
4 7 (8.14%) C
5 5 (5.81%) C++
6 4 (4.65%) Java
6 4 (4.65%) Python
7 3 (3.49%) MATLAB
7 3 (3.49%) C#
8 2 (2.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 68 (79.07%) Degree
2 8 (9.30%) MBA
2 8 (9.30%) Security Cleared
3 7 (8.14%) Postgraduate
4 4 (4.65%) PhD
4 4 (4.65%) DV Cleared
5 3 (3.49%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (4.65%) QA
3 2 (2.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 15 (17.44%) Tableau
2 13 (15.12%) Microsoft
3 9 (10.47%) IBM
4 8 (9.30%) Cognos
4 8 (9.30%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (4.65%) RapidMiner
6 2 (2.33%) Google
6 2 (2.33%) Logi Analytics
6 2 (2.33%) Verint
6 2 (2.33%) Genesys
7 1 (1.16%) Informatica
7 1 (1.16%) SunGard
7 1 (1.16%) HP
7 1 (1.16%) Oracle
7 1 (1.16%) SAP
7 1 (1.16%) Vertica
Hampshire
Omnio Recruitment
Salary: 17500-20000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30 000 to £45 000 basic (+ very competitive package!!!)
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Windsor, Berkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
South East
HP
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago