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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Economics
Rank 234 223 214
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -9
Permanent jobs citing Economics 5 14 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.082% 0.24% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.24% 0.59% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 5 14 8
Average salary £32,500 £40,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.75% -7.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,700 £20,775 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £50,000 £60,750
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
2079 2384 2144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 34.24% 41.13% 39.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1601 1918 1811
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Economics
Jobs Demand Trend in the South 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 1 May 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 1 May 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
Bristol -5 2 £22,250 -40.66%
Gloucestershire - 2 £32,500 -
Somerset - 1 £55,000 -
Economics
England

Economics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 5 (83.33%) Mathematics
3 4 (66.67%) Statistics
4 3 (50.00%) Banking
4 3 (50.00%) SQL
4 3 (50.00%) C#
5 2 (33.33%) Analytics
5 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (33.33%) VB.NET
5 2 (33.33%) .NET
5 2 (33.33%) Oracle
5 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (33.33%) SAS
5 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (16.67%) SPSS
6 1 (16.67%) Requirements Management
6 1 (16.67%) Operations Research
6 1 (16.67%) Marketing
6 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
6 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
6 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (16.67%) UML
6 1 (16.67%) Python
6 1 (16.67%) Business Objects
6 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
6 1 (16.67%) Finance
6 1 (16.67%) Games
6 1 (16.67%) Marketing Analytics
6 1 (16.67%) Customer Analytics

Economics
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 2 (33.33%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SPSS
1 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
General
1 3 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Trainee Programmer
3 1 (16.67%) Trainee Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Trainee Analyst Programmer
3 1 (16.67%) Trainee
3 1 (16.67%) Graduate
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst Programmer
3 1 (16.67%) Programmer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Tester
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Graduate Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Graduate Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Graduate Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Mathematics
2 4 (66.67%) Statistics
3 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (16.67%) Psychology
4 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (16.67%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Analytics
1 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) Requirements Management
2 1 (16.67%) Operations Research
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
2 1 (16.67%) UML
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) Customer Analytics
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%) Business Analytics
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
1 3 (50.00%) C#
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
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Business Objects
Plymouth, Devon
BPR Associates
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Posted: 6 days ago
South West
HP
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