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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Economics
Rank 224 194 209
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +15
Permanent jobs citing Economics 10 14 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.16% 0.27% 0.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.60% 0.90% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 13
Average salary £25,000 £52,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-52.38% +90.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £45,000 £22,700
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £75,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £45,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +40.62%
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 West region.

Miscellaneous Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1680 1553 1600
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 27.37% 30.48% 28.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1334 1296 1368
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Economics
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Economics Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Economics
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Economics Salary Trend in the South West

Economics
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Economics across the South West region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

Economics Salary Histogram in the South West

Economics
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Economics within the South West region over the 3 months to 2 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
Gloucestershire - 6 £37,500 - 3
Wiltshire -19 3 £25,000 -52.38%
Bristol - 1 £24,500 -
Economics
England

Economics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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%) Degree
2 7 (43.75%) Mathematics
3 6 (37.50%) Business Development
3 6 (37.50%) C#
3 6 (37.50%) SQL
3 6 (37.50%) .NET
3 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET
4 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
4 5 (31.25%) MS Office
4 5 (31.25%) Marketing
4 5 (31.25%) APMP
5 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
5 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (18.75%) Oracle
6 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
6 3 (18.75%) VB.NET
6 3 (18.75%) VBA
6 3 (18.75%) Java
6 3 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (18.75%) Quality Management
6 3 (18.75%) Finance
6 3 (18.75%) Automotive
6 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (18.75%) Banking
6 3 (18.75%) Data Analysis
6 3 (18.75%) Supply Chain Management
6 3 (18.75%) Software Testing
6 3 (18.75%) Statistics
6 3 (18.75%) IBM HTTP Server
6 3 (18.75%) Visualisation

Economics
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 3 (18.75%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) MS Office
1 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
1 3 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (6.25%) SAP BW
2 1 (6.25%) SAP BI
General
1 5 (31.25%) Marketing
2 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Automotive
2 3 (18.75%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Software Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Author
3 3 (18.75%) Data Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (6.25%) SAP BW Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Senior SAP BW Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) SAP Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) C# Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) .NET
1 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET
2 1 (6.25%) SAP MI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Mathematics
2 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (18.75%) Visualisation
3 3 (18.75%) Statistics
4 1 (6.25%) Graphic Design
4 1 (6.25%) Informatics
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Business Development
2 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (18.75%) Quality Management
3 3 (18.75%) Line Management
3 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (18.75%) Data Analysis
3 3 (18.75%) Supply Chain Management
3 3 (18.75%) Software Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Test Management
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Management
4 1 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) C#
1 6 (37.50%) SQL
2 3 (18.75%) VB.NET
2 3 (18.75%) VBA
2 3 (18.75%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (81.25%) Degree
2 5 (31.25%) APMP
3 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) Business Objects
2 1 (6.25%) SAP
Gloucestershire
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Gloucestershire
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Tetbury, Gloucestershire
IHS
Posted: 25 days ago