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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Economics
Rank 236 203 213
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +10
Permanent jobs citing Economics 4 15 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.067% 0.28% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.20% 0.72% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 4 15 5
Average salary £32,500 £50,000 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% -37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £35,641 £50,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-28.71% +33.33%
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
1983 2086 2082
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 33.09% 39.50% 38.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1569 1704 1752
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 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
Gloucestershire - 2 £32,500 - 1
Bristol -11 1 £25,000 -33.33%
Somerset - 1 £55,000 -
Economics
England

Economics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 6 (100.00%) Degree
2 4 (66.67%) Mathematics
3 3 (50.00%) C#
3 3 (50.00%) Statistics
4 2 (33.33%) Banking
4 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) VB.NET
4 2 (33.33%) .NET
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL
5 1 (16.67%) HNC
5 1 (16.67%) HND
5 1 (16.67%) Windows
5 1 (16.67%) Linux
5 1 (16.67%) UML
5 1 (16.67%) Python
5 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 1 (16.67%) SPSS
5 1 (16.67%) SAS
5 1 (16.67%) LAN
5 1 (16.67%) Java
5 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
5 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Requirements Management
5 1 (16.67%) Operations Research
5 1 (16.67%) Marketing

Economics
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 1 (16.67%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (16.67%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (16.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Software Tester
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Pre Sales Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Graduate Software Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Graduate Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Solutions Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Graduate Software Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Graduate
2 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Mathematics
2 3 (50.00%) Statistics
3 1 (16.67%) Psychology
3 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Media
3 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Requirements Management
2 1 (16.67%) Operations Research
2 1 (16.67%) Use Case
2 1 (16.67%) Predictive Modelling
2 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Customer Insight
2 1 (16.67%) Statistical Modelling
2 1 (16.67%) Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) Customer Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) HNC
2 1 (16.67%) HND
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
South West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000- £70,000
Posted: 22 hours ago
South West
Synergize Consulting
Salary: From £1 to £1 per annum market rates
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Real Staffing
Salary: £29000 - £36000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago