The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Economics in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Economics over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Economics
Rank 680 773 656
Rank change year-on-year
+93 -117
Permanent jobs citing Economics 240 190 338
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.25% 0.18% 0.30%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.61% 0.41% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 198 152 203
Median salary £50,000 £59,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.61% +18.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £32,050 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £130,000 £87,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £52,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +38.15%

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

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
39206 45906 45879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.97% 42.41% 40.15%
Number of salaries quoted 32009 36939 35878
Median salary £50,000 £49,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +6.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Economics
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Economics as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Economics Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Economics
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Economics within the UK.

Economics Salary Trend in the UK

Economics
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Economics over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 within the UK.

Economics Salary Histogram in the UK

Economics
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Economics within the UK over the 3 months to 26 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +96 233 £50,000 -16.66% 27
London +74 142 £55,000 -8.33% 18
South East +26 41 £35,000 -44.00% 2
City of London +86 39 £47,500 +10.46% 4
North West +27 16 £215,000 +616.66% 1
Berkshire +7 12 £32,500 -38.09%
Manchester +2 12 £215,000 +760.00%
West Midlands 0 12 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Buckinghamshire +26 11 £35,000 +64.70%
Milton Keynes +25 11 £35,000 +64.70%
Birmingham -18 11 £50,500 +26.25%
East of England +29 8 £43,000 -36.29% 2
Yorkshire +27 7 £26,000 -22.96% 1
Leeds +27 7 £26,000 -5.45%
West Yorkshire +24 7 £26,000 -22.96%
South West -9 7 £27,250 -27.81%
Hertfordshire - 7 £45,250 - 2
Kent - 6 £35,000 -
St Albans - 6 £45,250 -
Hampshire +9 5 £30,000 -40.00% 2
Maidenhead -5 5 £32,500 -38.09%
Swindon - 5 £27,500 -
Wiltshire - 5 £27,500 -
Cheshire +33 4 £30,000 -44.18% 1
Reading +11 4 £37,750 -28.09%
West Sussex - 4 £39,000 -
Surrey +18 3 £35,000 +40.00%
Scotland +16 2 £25,000 -33.33%
Gloucestershire -13 2 £27,000 -36.47%
South Wales - 2 £52,500 -

Economics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT jobs citing Economics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Economics.

1 341 (70.45%) Degree
2 248 (51.24%) Finance
3 198 (40.91%) Mathematics
4 174 (35.95%) Analytical Skills
5 145 (29.96%) Analytics
6 141 (29.13%) Computer Science
7 129 (26.65%) SQL
8 125 (25.83%) Statistics
9 93 (19.21%) Agile Software Development
10 92 (19.01%) Marketing
11 77 (15.91%) Business Intelligence
12 71 (14.67%) User Experience
13 64 (13.22%) E-Commerce
14 62 (12.81%) JavaScript
14 62 (12.81%) Project Management
15 61 (12.60%) HTML
16 57 (11.78%) Data Analysis
17 56 (11.57%) SAS
18 55 (11.36%) Microsoft
19 54 (11.16%) Web Development
20 49 (10.12%) Data Modelling
21 48 (9.92%) CSS
22 46 (9.50%) Retail
23 42 (8.68%) Data Analytics
23 42 (8.68%) R
24 41 (8.47%) Responsive Web Design
24 41 (8.47%) Web Design
25 40 (8.26%) Java
25 40 (8.26%) Python
26 39 (8.06%) C++

Economics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 56 (11.57%) SAS
2 10 (2.07%) Apache Spark
2 10 (2.07%) SharePoint
3 6 (1.24%) Apache Pig
4 4 (0.83%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.41%) Confluence
6 1 (0.21%) JBoss
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (0.21%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.21%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 37 (7.64%) MS Excel
2 32 (6.61%) MS Office
3 24 (4.96%) SPSS
4 15 (3.10%) MS PowerPoint
5 14 (2.89%) Spreadsheet
6 9 (1.86%) Stata
7 4 (0.83%) EViews
8 2 (0.41%) CPLEX
8 2 (0.41%) MS Project
9 1 (0.21%) MS Visio
9 1 (0.21%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 3 (0.62%) Oracle AML
1 3 (0.62%) Oracle Financials
1 3 (0.62%) Oracle Retail
1 3 (0.62%) PeopleSoft Financials
2 2 (0.41%) Advent Moxy
2 2 (0.41%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
2 2 (0.41%) Beauchamp
2 2 (0.41%) Decalog
2 2 (0.41%) Eagle PACE
2 2 (0.41%) Eze OMS
2 2 (0.41%) HiInvest
2 2 (0.41%) HiPortfolio
2 2 (0.41%) LatentZero
2 2 (0.41%) LongView
2 2 (0.41%) Markit EDM
2 2 (0.41%) MultiFonds
2 2 (0.41%) PORTIA
2 2 (0.41%) Temenos Triple'A Plus
2 2 (0.41%) thinkFolio
2 2 (0.41%) Tradar
Cloud Services
1 20 (4.13%) Google Analytics
2 6 (1.24%) Adobe Analytics
2 6 (1.24%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.83%) Google Play
4 1 (0.21%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.86%) Internet
2 5 (1.03%) LAN
2 5 (1.03%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (0.83%) WAN
4 1 (0.21%) Firewall
4 1 (0.21%) Intranet
4 1 (0.21%) MVNO
4 1 (0.21%) SAN
4 1 (0.21%) VoIP
4 1 (0.21%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (7.02%) Data Warehouse
2 33 (6.82%) SQL Server
3 32 (6.61%) Big Data
4 31 (6.40%) Data Mining
5 23 (4.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 16 (3.31%) Relational Database
7 15 (3.10%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 15 (3.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 14 (2.89%) Oracle Database
9 11 (2.27%) BusinessObjects
10 10 (2.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 9 (1.86%) Hadoop
11 9 (1.86%) PostgreSQL
11 9 (1.86%) RDBMS
12 8 (1.65%) Power BI
13 7 (1.45%) Amazon Redshift
13 7 (1.45%) NoSQL
13 7 (1.45%) Oracle Database 10g
13 7 (1.45%) QlikView
14 6 (1.24%) Looker
Development Applications
1 6 (1.24%) Talend Open Studio
1 6 (1.24%) Visual Studio
2 4 (0.83%) Maven
2 4 (0.83%) Xcode
3 2 (0.41%) JIRA
4 1 (0.21%) Git (software)
General
1 248 (51.24%) Finance
2 92 (19.01%) Marketing
3 46 (9.50%) Retail
4 35 (7.23%) Banking
5 31 (6.40%) Automotive
6 17 (3.51%) Investment Banking
6 17 (3.51%) Telecoms
7 15 (3.10%) Advertising
7 15 (3.10%) French Language
8 14 (2.89%) Law
9 12 (2.48%) Aerospace
10 9 (1.86%) Manufacturing
11 6 (1.24%) Italian Language
11 6 (1.24%) Local Government
11 6 (1.24%) Spanish Language
12 5 (1.03%) Back Office
12 5 (1.03%) Billing
12 5 (1.03%) German Language
13 4 (0.83%) Front Office
13 4 (0.83%) Legal
Job Titles
1 198 (40.91%) Analyst
2 111 (22.93%) Developer
3 72 (14.88%) Data Analyst
4 57 (11.78%) Business Analyst
5 46 (9.50%) Web Developer
6 42 (8.68%) HTML Developer
6 42 (8.68%) JavaScript Developer
7 41 (8.47%) HTML CSS Developer
8 39 (8.06%) Consultant
9 31 (6.40%) UI Developer
9 31 (6.40%) Web UI Developer
10 29 (5.99%) Graduate
11 25 (5.17%) Data Scientist
12 22 (4.55%) C++ Developer
13 19 (3.93%) Business Intelligence Consultant
14 18 (3.72%) Java Developer
14 18 (3.72%) Software Developer
15 16 (3.31%) Junior
16 15 (3.10%) Insurance Business Analyst
17 14 (2.89%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (12.60%) HTML
2 48 (9.92%) CSS
3 33 (6.82%) .NET
4 17 (3.51%) J2EE
5 16 (3.31%) Spring
6 12 (2.48%) Struts
6 12 (2.48%) Struts2
7 11 (2.27%) STL
8 9 (1.86%) AngularJS
8 9 (1.86%) Middleware
9 8 (1.65%) ASP.NET
10 6 (1.24%) ADO.NET
10 6 (1.24%) React
11 4 (0.83%) Android SDK
11 4 (0.83%) Cocoa
11 4 (0.83%) iOS SDK
11 4 (0.83%) J2SE
12 3 (0.62%) HTML5
12 3 (0.62%) MDX
12 3 (0.62%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 198 (40.91%) Mathematics
2 174 (35.95%) Analytical Skills
3 141 (29.13%) Computer Science
4 125 (25.83%) Statistics
5 71 (14.67%) User Experience
6 39 (8.06%) Visualisation
7 35 (7.23%) Derivative
8 32 (6.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 31 (6.40%) Equities
9 31 (6.40%) Fixed Income
10 27 (5.58%) Algorithms
11 24 (4.96%) Data Structures
12 23 (4.75%) Management Information System
13 22 (4.55%) Fintech
14 16 (3.31%) Data Centre
15 15 (3.10%) Neural Network
15 15 (3.10%) Physics
16 14 (2.89%) Psychology
17 13 (2.69%) Credit Risk
17 13 (2.69%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 29 (5.99%) Linux
2 26 (5.37%) Unix
3 12 (2.48%) Windows
4 4 (0.83%) Android
4 4 (0.83%) Apple iOS
4 4 (0.83%) Windows 10
4 4 (0.83%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.21%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.21%) MVS
5 1 (0.21%) Solaris
5 1 (0.21%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (29.96%) Analytics
2 93 (19.21%) Agile Software Development
3 77 (15.91%) Business Intelligence
4 64 (13.22%) E-Commerce
5 62 (12.81%) Project Management
6 57 (11.78%) Data Analysis
7 54 (11.16%) Web Development
8 49 (10.12%) Data Modelling
9 42 (8.68%) Data Analytics
10 41 (8.47%) Responsive Web Design
10 41 (8.47%) Web Design
11 39 (8.06%) Operations Research
12 36 (7.44%) Statistical Modelling
13 34 (7.02%) Software Engineering
14 32 (6.61%) Business Analysis
15 27 (5.58%) CRM
16 25 (5.17%) Stakeholder Management
17 23 (4.75%) Predictive Modelling
18 22 (4.55%) Presales
18 22 (4.55%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 129 (26.65%) SQL
2 62 (12.81%) JavaScript
3 42 (8.68%) R
4 40 (8.26%) Java
4 40 (8.26%) Python
5 39 (8.06%) C++
6 30 (6.20%) VBA
7 19 (3.93%) PL/SQL
8 14 (2.89%) PHP
9 12 (2.48%) MATLAB
10 10 (2.07%) C
10 10 (2.07%) C#
11 6 (1.24%) VB
11 6 (1.24%) VB.NET
12 5 (1.03%) Perl
13 4 (0.83%) Apple Swift
13 4 (0.83%) Objective-C
13 4 (0.83%) Ruby
13 4 (0.83%) Scala
13 4 (0.83%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 341 (70.45%) Degree
2 15 (3.10%) PhD
3 14 (2.89%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 6 (1.24%) MCP
4 6 (1.24%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (1.03%) ACCA
5 5 (1.03%) MBA
6 4 (0.83%) CIMA
6 4 (0.83%) PMI Certification
6 4 (0.83%) Postgraduate
7 2 (0.41%) ICAEW
7 2 (0.41%) ISEB
7 2 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.21%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.21%) CCNA
8 1 (0.21%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.21%) HND
8 1 (0.21%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.72%) QA
2 12 (2.48%) Data Quality
3 5 (1.03%) SLA
4 1 (0.21%) Actionable Recommendations
4 1 (0.21%) CRD IV
4 1 (0.21%) GAAP
4 1 (0.21%) GxP
4 1 (0.21%) IAS 39
4 1 (0.21%) PMBOK
4 1 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (0.21%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.21%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 55 (11.36%) Microsoft
2 36 (7.44%) Oracle
3 26 (5.37%) Google
4 21 (4.34%) SAP
5 18 (3.72%) Tableau
6 11 (2.27%) Omniture
7 10 (2.07%) Adobe
8 7 (1.45%) Salesforce.com
9 6 (1.24%) Talend
10 5 (1.03%) Informatica
11 4 (0.83%) Apple
11 4 (0.83%) Cognos
11 4 (0.83%) Hyperion
11 4 (0.83%) Mitel
12 3 (0.62%) Alteryx
12 3 (0.62%) ATG
12 3 (0.62%) Facebook
12 3 (0.62%) PeopleSoft
12 3 (0.62%) Retek
12 3 (0.62%) SunGard
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