The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Economics in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Economics over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Economics
Rank 681 769 723
Rank change year-on-year
+88 -46
Permanent jobs citing Economics 279 212 276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.27% 0.19% 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.64% 0.47% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 238 153 217
Average salary £48,750 £42,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.70% -19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,641 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-8.81% -28.71%

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
43792 45081 49328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 42.37% 40.60% 41.25%
Number of salaries quoted 35333 35576 39107
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Economics
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Economics within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 April 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Economics within the UK over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(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
England +69 263 £50,000 +17.64% 22
London +80 197 £55,000 - 15
City of London +61 46 £55,000 +10.00% 4
South East +19 28 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Edinburgh +24 18 £26,500 -1.57% 2
Scotland +9 18 £26,500 -1.57% 2
West Midlands -14 11 £24,000 -40.00% 3
Yorkshire +22 10 £45,000 +93.54%
North West +19 9 £26,500 -10.92% 2
West Yorkshire +17 9 £45,000 +93.54%
Manchester +15 9 £26,500 +21.83% 2
Birmingham - 9 £22,000 - 1
Milton Keynes +23 7 £45,000 +38.46% 1
Buckinghamshire +14 7 £45,000 +20.00% 1
South West +1 7 £65,000 +100.00%
Berkshire +9 6 £55,000 -4.34% 1
Surrey -8 6 £31,500 +5.00%
Glasgow - 6 £26,500 -
Bradford - 5 £42,500 -
Leeds +8 4 £95,000 +308.60%
Swindon - 4 £65,000 -
Wiltshire - 4 £65,000 -
Hampshire +14 3 £44,500 +48.33%
Bristol -3 3 £78,750 +253.93%
Kent - 3 £25,000 -
Maidenhead - 3 £32,500 - 1
Reading +21 2 £41,000 -31.66%
Nottinghamshire +7 2 £45,000 +40.62%
East Midlands -6 2 £45,000 +40.62%
Newbury - 2 £55,000 -

Economics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 354 (63.10%) Degree
2 259 (46.17%) Finance
3 252 (44.92%) Mathematics
4 211 (37.61%) Analytical Skills
5 172 (30.66%) Statistics
6 165 (29.41%) Analytics
7 156 (27.81%) SQL
8 130 (23.17%) Computer Science
9 116 (20.68%) Marketing
10 104 (18.54%) Project Management
11 88 (15.69%) Business Intelligence
12 73 (13.01%) SAS
13 72 (12.83%) Retail
14 67 (11.94%) R
15 66 (11.76%) Big Data
16 65 (11.59%) Agile Software Development
17 63 (11.23%) Banking
18 57 (10.16%) Python
18 57 (10.16%) VBA
19 55 (9.80%) SAP
19 55 (9.80%) Microsoft
19 55 (9.80%) Management Information System
20 53 (9.45%) Data Mining
21 52 (9.27%) Physics
22 50 (8.91%) Data Warehouse
23 49 (8.73%) E-Commerce
24 48 (8.56%) Data Modelling
25 45 (8.02%) Operations Research
26 44 (7.84%) Change Management
27 43 (7.66%) Java

Economics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs within the UK 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 73 (13.01%) SAS
2 7 (1.25%) Apache Spark
3 6 (1.07%) Apache Pig
4 4 (0.71%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.36%) Node.js
5 2 (0.36%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.18%) nginx
Applications
1 39 (6.95%) MS Excel
2 38 (6.77%) SPSS
3 35 (6.24%) MS PowerPoint
4 24 (4.28%) MS Office
5 15 (2.67%) Spreadsheet
6 5 (0.89%) EViews
7 4 (0.71%) S-PLUS
8 2 (0.36%) Stata
9 1 (0.18%) GNU Octave
9 1 (0.18%) Mathematica
9 1 (0.18%) MS Visio
9 1 (0.18%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 14 (2.50%) Advent Moxy
1 14 (2.50%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
1 14 (2.50%) Beauchamp
1 14 (2.50%) Decalog
1 14 (2.50%) Eagle PACE
1 14 (2.50%) Eze OMS
1 14 (2.50%) Front Arena
1 14 (2.50%) Hi Portfolio
1 14 (2.50%) HiInvest
1 14 (2.50%) LatentZero
1 14 (2.50%) LongView
1 14 (2.50%) Markit EDM
1 14 (2.50%) MultiFonds
1 14 (2.50%) PORTIA
1 14 (2.50%) Temenos Triple'A Plus
1 14 (2.50%) thinkFolio
1 14 (2.50%) Tradar
2 8 (1.43%) SAP CO
2 8 (1.43%) SAP FI
2 8 (1.43%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 17 (3.03%) Google Analytics
2 8 (1.43%) SaaS
3 6 (1.07%) GitHub
4 3 (0.53%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.36%) Adobe Analytics
5 2 (0.36%) IaaS
5 2 (0.36%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.36%) PaaS
6 1 (0.18%) MailChimp
6 1 (0.18%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 27 (4.81%) Internet
2 11 (1.96%) SAN
3 10 (1.78%) LAN
3 10 (1.78%) Wi-Fi
3 10 (1.78%) WLAN
4 7 (1.25%) Firewall
5 5 (0.89%) Broadband
6 1 (0.18%) Intranet
6 1 (0.18%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (11.76%) Big Data
2 53 (9.45%) Data Mining
3 50 (8.91%) Data Warehouse
4 30 (5.35%) SQL Server
5 22 (3.92%) Hadoop
6 17 (3.03%) NoSQL
7 16 (2.85%) SAP HANA
8 14 (2.50%) Data Mart
8 14 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 12 (2.14%) BusinessObjects
9 12 (2.14%) OLAP
9 12 (2.14%) Relational Database
10 11 (1.96%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 11 (1.96%) GIS
10 11 (1.96%) QlikView
11 9 (1.60%) Apache Hive
11 9 (1.60%) MongoDB
12 8 (1.43%) Apache Cassandra
13 7 (1.25%) Oracle Database
14 6 (1.07%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 8 (1.43%) Xcode
2 7 (1.25%) Visual Studio
3 4 (0.71%) ERwin
4 3 (0.53%) Subversion
5 2 (0.36%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.36%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.36%) Moq
6 1 (0.18%) Grunt
6 1 (0.18%) JIRA
6 1 (0.18%) PHPUnit
General
1 259 (46.17%) Finance
2 116 (20.68%) Marketing
3 72 (12.83%) Retail
4 63 (11.23%) Banking
5 36 (6.42%) Investment Banking
6 27 (4.81%) Manufacturing
7 25 (4.46%) Telecoms
8 20 (3.57%) Games
9 18 (3.21%) Legal
10 14 (2.50%) Front Office
11 13 (2.32%) Spanish Language
12 11 (1.96%) Billing
12 11 (1.96%) Financial Institution
12 11 (1.96%) Retail Banking
13 10 (1.78%) Local Government
14 9 (1.60%) German Language
15 8 (1.43%) Advertising
15 8 (1.43%) Electronics
15 8 (1.43%) Law
16 7 (1.25%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 236 (42.07%) Analyst
2 79 (14.08%) Data Analyst
3 63 (11.23%) Developer
4 54 (9.63%) Business Analyst
5 43 (7.66%) Graduate
6 36 (6.42%) Consultant
7 34 (6.06%) Data Scientist
8 31 (5.53%) Architect
9 27 (4.81%) E-Commerce Analyst
10 26 (4.63%) Senior Manager
11 23 (4.10%) Junior
11 23 (4.10%) Senior Analyst
11 23 (4.10%) SQL Analyst
12 22 (3.92%) Programme Manager
13 21 (3.74%) Graduate Analyst
14 18 (3.21%) C++ Developer
14 18 (3.21%) Financial Analyst
14 18 (3.21%) SAS Analyst
14 18 (3.21%) Solutions Architect
15 16 (2.85%) C++ Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (5.53%) HTML
2 26 (4.63%) CSS
3 20 (3.57%) Middleware
4 16 (2.85%) STL
5 14 (2.50%) .NET
6 8 (1.43%) Android SDK
6 8 (1.43%) Cocoa
6 8 (1.43%) iOS SDK
7 7 (1.25%) ASP.NET
8 5 (0.89%) XML
9 4 (0.71%) AngularJS
9 4 (0.71%) JSON
9 4 (0.71%) NumPy
9 4 (0.71%) Pandas
9 4 (0.71%) REST
9 4 (0.71%) SciPy
10 3 (0.53%) CSS3
10 3 (0.53%) HTML5
10 3 (0.53%) PostGIS
10 3 (0.53%) scikit-learn
Miscellaneous
1 252 (44.92%) Mathematics
2 211 (37.61%) Analytical Skills
3 172 (30.66%) Statistics
4 130 (23.17%) Computer Science
5 55 (9.80%) Management Information System
6 52 (9.27%) Physics
7 29 (5.17%) Visualisation
8 25 (4.46%) Fixed Income
9 22 (3.92%) User Experience
10 21 (3.74%) Equities
11 20 (3.57%) Derivative
11 20 (3.57%) Smart Meter
12 19 (3.39%) Fintech
12 19 (3.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 18 (3.21%) Algorithms
14 17 (3.03%) Data Centre
14 17 (3.03%) Psychology
15 14 (2.50%) Mobile App
16 12 (2.14%) Driving Licence
17 11 (1.96%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 35 (6.24%) Linux
2 27 (4.81%) Unix
3 19 (3.39%) Windows
4 9 (1.60%) Android
4 9 (1.60%) Apple iOS
5 8 (1.43%) Windows 10
5 8 (1.43%) Windows 7
6 6 (1.07%) Mac OS X
6 6 (1.07%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 165 (29.41%) Analytics
2 104 (18.54%) Project Management
3 88 (15.69%) Business Intelligence
4 65 (11.59%) Agile Software Development
5 49 (8.73%) E-Commerce
6 48 (8.56%) Data Modelling
7 45 (8.02%) Operations Research
8 44 (7.84%) Change Management
9 41 (7.31%) Business Analysis
10 39 (6.95%) PRINCE2
11 37 (6.60%) ITIL
12 34 (6.06%) Information Management
13 33 (5.88%) Data Analysis
14 32 (5.70%) CRM
14 32 (5.70%) Programme Management
15 31 (5.53%) Predictive Analytics
15 31 (5.53%) Translating Business Requirements
16 30 (5.35%) Asset Management
17 29 (5.17%) Statistical Modelling
18 28 (4.99%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 156 (27.81%) SQL
2 67 (11.94%) R
3 57 (10.16%) Python
3 57 (10.16%) VBA
4 43 (7.66%) Java
5 42 (7.49%) C++
6 24 (4.28%) JavaScript
7 23 (4.10%) MATLAB
8 21 (3.74%) C
8 21 (3.74%) C#
9 16 (2.85%) PHP
10 15 (2.67%) Perl
11 12 (2.14%) Scala
12 11 (1.96%) PL/SQL
13 8 (1.43%) Apple Swift
13 8 (1.43%) Objective-C
14 7 (1.25%) Ruby
15 4 (0.71%) Bash Shell
15 4 (0.71%) Lua
15 4 (0.71%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 354 (63.10%) Degree
2 26 (4.63%) PhD
3 24 (4.28%) CITP
4 20 (3.57%) PMI Certification
4 20 (3.57%) PMP
4 20 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 16 (2.85%) ACCA
6 15 (2.67%) CIMA
6 15 (2.67%) MBA
7 12 (2.14%) ISEB
7 12 (2.14%) Microsoft Certification
8 11 (1.96%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 9 (1.60%) Postgraduate
10 8 (1.43%) CBAP
10 8 (1.43%) MCP
10 8 (1.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 7 (1.25%) SC Cleared
11 7 (1.25%) Security Cleared
12 6 (1.07%) A+ Certification
12 6 (1.07%) ICAEW
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (4.99%) Data Quality
2 27 (4.81%) QA
3 20 (3.57%) ISO 9001
4 7 (1.25%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (0.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.36%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (0.71%) OPNET
2 2 (0.36%) Puppet
3 1 (0.18%) Linux-HA
Vendors
1 55 (9.80%) Microsoft
1 55 (9.80%) SAP
2 27 (4.81%) Google
3 23 (4.10%) Oracle
4 22 (3.92%) Tableau
5 14 (2.50%) Adobe
5 14 (2.50%) AxSys
5 14 (2.50%) BISAM
5 14 (2.50%) Biton
5 14 (2.50%) Charles River
5 14 (2.50%) Eze Castle Integration
5 14 (2.50%) Eze Software Group
5 14 (2.50%) Fidessa
5 14 (2.50%) IGEFI
5 14 (2.50%) Linedata
5 14 (2.50%) Misys
5 14 (2.50%) RIMES
5 14 (2.50%) SimCorp
5 14 (2.50%) StatPro
5 14 (2.50%) SunGard
City, London
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Birmingham
SCC
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Pension and benefits.
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Mills Goodwin Talent Network
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + pension, healthcare, hols etc
Posted: 20 hours ago
Edinburgh
Sainsbury's Bank
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum 7k Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000/£50,000 - £75,000 (depending on levels of experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000-£90,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000-£90,000
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000-£90,000
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + 20% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
TD Group
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum healthcare, pension
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Feltham, Middlesex
2M Employment Solutions
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
LSE
Salary: £33,784 - 40,867 per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Codex
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + 20% Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
ninesharp
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + 15% bonus, 14% pension, PMI
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
UK
PwC
Salary: Market related
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Resource Partners Ltd
Salary: Bupa, bonus
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Posted: 27 days ago