The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Economics in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Economics over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Economics
Rank 64 - 56
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Economics 1 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.17% - 1.63%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.49% - 4.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 4
Average salary £65,000 - £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £52,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-23.80% +23.52%
Economics
Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Swindon region.

Miscellaneous Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
203 216 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 33.72% 38.03% 37.07%
Number of salaries quoted 132 190 176
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,536 £57,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Economics
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Economics Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Economics
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Economics Salary Trend in Swindon

Economics
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 4 (100.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Automotive
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) VBA
2 3 (75.00%) Quality Management
2 3 (75.00%) Data Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) HNC
3 1 (25.00%) HND
3 1 (25.00%) Telecoms

Economics
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) Automotive
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Data Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Solutions Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Quality Management
1 3 (75.00%) Data Analysis
1 3 (75.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) HNC
2 1 (25.00%) HND