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 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 685 633 616
Rank change year-on-year
-52 -17
Permanent jobs citing Economics 208 275 279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.25% 0.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.51% 0.62% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 156 207 227
Average salary £42,500 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.04% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,218 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £81,000 £80,000 £73,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,641 £50,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-28.71% +33.33%

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
40715 44489 41674
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.84% 39.74% 38.29%
Number of salaries quoted 32299 34851 33780
Average salary £47,500 £45,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.39% +1.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 March 2015 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 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
England -44 202 £42,500 -19.04% 30
London -34 114 £53,250 +1.42% 21
South East +3 39 £35,000 -33.33% 5
City of London +2 30 £50,000 -9.09% 7
North West +13 15 £67,500 +80.00%
Oxfordshire - 11 £35,641 -
Surrey -6 10 £30,000 -42.85%
West Midlands -33 9 £40,000 -23.80%
Berkshire +4 8 £65,000 -
Coventry -11 8 £40,000 +19.40%
Buckinghamshire +10 7 £42,500 +84.78% 4
Cheshire - 7 £67,500 -
Manchester +11 6 £22,500 -21.73%
East of England +8 6 £49,500 +46.66%
Reading -1 6 £90,000 -
Hertfordshire - 5 £49,500 -
Knutsford - 5 £67,500 -
Leeds +11 4 £27,500 -21.42%
Hampshire +4 4 £30,000 -62.73% 1
Yorkshire +3 4 £27,500 -1.78% 1
West Yorkshire +1 4 £27,500 -21.42% 1
South West -33 4 £32,500 -35.00% 3
East Midlands - 4 £32,000 -
Oxford - 4 £35,641 -
Scotland +17 3 £36,500 +4.28%
Nottingham - 3 £32,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 3 £32,000 -
Edinburgh - 3 £36,500 -
Guildford -8 2 £24,000 -54.28%
Marlow - 2 - -

Economics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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.

1 314 (69.78%) Degree
2 247 (54.89%) Finance
3 181 (40.22%) Mathematics
4 180 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
5 145 (32.22%) SQL
6 127 (28.22%) Analytics
7 113 (25.11%) Computer Science
8 110 (24.44%) Statistics
9 98 (21.78%) Marketing
10 92 (20.44%) SAS
11 76 (16.89%) Data Analysis
12 63 (14.00%) SPSS
13 57 (12.67%) Agile Software Development
14 52 (11.56%) Project Management
15 50 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
16 47 (10.44%) Banking
17 45 (10.00%) Retail
17 45 (10.00%) Microsoft
17 45 (10.00%) Physics
18 44 (9.78%) Visualisation
18 44 (9.78%) R
18 44 (9.78%) C++
19 42 (9.33%) Salesforce.com
19 42 (9.33%) Risk Management
20 41 (9.11%) Business Analysis
21 40 (8.89%) MS Excel
22 38 (8.44%) VBA
23 36 (8.00%) Python
24 35 (7.78%) Telecoms
25 34 (7.56%) Statistical Modelling

Economics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 92 (20.44%) SAS
2 11 (2.44%) Apache Pig
3 6 (1.33%) Drupal
4 3 (0.67%) IIS
5 2 (0.44%) WordPress
6 1 (0.22%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.22%) Apache
6 1 (0.22%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.22%) CMS
Applications
1 63 (14.00%) SPSS
2 40 (8.89%) MS Excel
3 30 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 18 (4.00%) MS Office
5 9 (2.00%) CPLEX
6 7 (1.56%) FastStats
7 3 (0.67%) EViews
7 3 (0.67%) MS Project
7 3 (0.67%) Stata
8 2 (0.44%) MS Visio
8 2 (0.44%) Open Workbench
9 1 (0.22%) Weka
9 1 (0.22%) PowerPivot
9 1 (0.22%) Mathematica
9 1 (0.22%) RoboHelp
9 1 (0.22%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 8 (1.78%) SAP InfiniteInsight
2 7 (1.56%) Google Analytics
3 5 (1.11%) Exchequer
4 3 (0.67%) Beauchamp
4 3 (0.67%) thinkFolio
4 3 (0.67%) PORTIA
4 3 (0.67%) HiInvest
4 3 (0.67%) HiPerformance
4 3 (0.67%) HiPortfolio
4 3 (0.67%) Decalog
4 3 (0.67%) LongView
4 3 (0.67%) LatentZero
4 3 (0.67%) SAP AFS
4 3 (0.67%) MultiFonds
4 3 (0.67%) Front Arena
4 3 (0.67%) Eagle PACE
4 3 (0.67%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
4 3 (0.67%) Advent Moxy
4 3 (0.67%) Markit EDM
5 2 (0.44%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.22%) SaaS
1 10 (2.22%) PaaS
1 10 (2.22%) IaaS
2 7 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (1.56%) Terremark
3 6 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.22%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.22%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (0.22%) Responsys
4 1 (0.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.89%) Unified Communications
2 7 (1.56%) OpenFlow
2 7 (1.56%) Broadband
2 7 (1.56%) Firewall
3 6 (1.33%) LAN
3 6 (1.33%) Network Security
4 5 (1.11%) LTE
4 5 (1.11%) Software-Defined Networking
4 5 (1.11%) MPLS
4 5 (1.11%) 3GPP
4 5 (1.11%) IPv6
4 5 (1.11%) Internet
5 2 (0.44%) VoIP
5 2 (0.44%) FTP
6 1 (0.22%) Extranet
6 1 (0.22%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (6.89%) Data Mining
2 29 (6.44%) SQL Server
2 29 (6.44%) Big Data
3 26 (5.78%) Data Warehouse
4 23 (5.11%) Relational Database
5 16 (3.56%) Hadoop
6 15 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 10 (2.22%) Base SAS
7 10 (2.22%) OLAP
8 9 (2.00%) QlikView
9 7 (1.56%) SAS Enterprise Miner
10 6 (1.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (1.11%) Data Mart
11 5 (1.11%) MySQL
12 4 (0.89%) SAS Enterprise Guide
12 4 (0.89%) Oracle Database
12 4 (0.89%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
13 3 (0.67%) SQL Server 2012
13 3 (0.67%) MS Access
14 2 (0.44%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 4 (0.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (0.67%) JIRA
3 2 (0.44%) FitNesse
3 2 (0.44%) Cucumber
3 2 (0.44%) SpecFlow
4 1 (0.22%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.22%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.22%) MSTest
4 1 (0.22%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.22%) Subversion
General
1 247 (54.89%) Finance
2 98 (21.78%) Marketing
3 47 (10.44%) Banking
4 45 (10.00%) Retail
5 35 (7.78%) Telecoms
6 30 (6.67%) Front Office
7 25 (5.56%) Financial Institution
8 22 (4.89%) Investment Banking
9 20 (4.44%) Law
10 19 (4.22%) Pharmaceutical
11 13 (2.89%) Legal
12 12 (2.67%) Advertising
13 10 (2.22%) Back Office
14 7 (1.56%) Retail Banking
15 5 (1.11%) Games
15 5 (1.11%) German Language
15 5 (1.11%) Spanish Language
16 4 (0.89%) French Language
16 4 (0.89%) Automotive
17 2 (0.44%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 144 (32.00%) Analyst
2 59 (13.11%) Consultant
3 42 (9.33%) Developer
4 41 (9.11%) Data Analyst
5 30 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
5 30 (6.67%) Business Analyst
6 26 (5.78%) Graduate
7 24 (5.33%) Data Scientist
8 21 (4.67%) Programme Manager
8 21 (4.67%) Market Analyst
9 20 (4.44%) Architect
10 19 (4.22%) Insight Analyst
11 16 (3.56%) Project Manager
12 14 (3.11%) Delivery Manager
13 13 (2.89%) Solutions Consultant
14 12 (2.67%) Graduate Data Analyst
15 11 (2.44%) VBA Developer
15 11 (2.44%) Excel Developer
15 11 (2.44%) Excel VBA Developer
16 10 (2.22%) SAS Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (5.56%) .NET
2 13 (2.89%) HTML
3 11 (2.44%) Web Services
4 10 (2.22%) CSS
5 8 (1.78%) ASP.NET
6 7 (1.56%) XML
7 4 (0.89%) WPF
8 3 (0.67%) MDX
8 3 (0.67%) Middleware
8 3 (0.67%) WinForms
8 3 (0.67%) SOAP
9 2 (0.44%) Struts
9 2 (0.44%) J2EE
9 2 (0.44%) Spring
9 2 (0.44%) DOM
9 2 (0.44%) BREW
9 2 (0.44%) Struts2
9 2 (0.44%) D3.js
10 1 (0.22%) Vaadin
10 1 (0.22%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 181 (40.22%) Mathematics
2 180 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 113 (25.11%) Computer Science
4 110 (24.44%) Statistics
5 45 (10.00%) Physics
6 44 (9.78%) Visualisation
7 26 (5.78%) Credit Risk
8 22 (4.89%) Psychology
9 21 (4.67%) User Experience
10 17 (3.78%) Digital Media
11 16 (3.56%) Mobile App
11 16 (3.56%) Enterprise Software
12 15 (3.33%) Algorithms
12 15 (3.33%) Applied Mathematics
13 14 (3.11%) Chemistry
13 14 (3.11%) Neural Network
13 14 (3.11%) Fixed Income
14 13 (2.89%) Management Information System
15 12 (2.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 12 (2.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 17 (3.78%) Linux
2 15 (3.33%) Windows
3 11 (2.44%) UNIX
4 7 (1.56%) Solaris
5 1 (0.22%) Android
5 1 (0.22%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (28.22%) Analytics
2 76 (16.89%) Data Analysis
3 57 (12.67%) Agile Software Development
4 52 (11.56%) Project Management
5 50 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
6 42 (9.33%) Risk Management
7 41 (9.11%) Business Analysis
8 34 (7.56%) Statistical Modelling
9 33 (7.33%) Operations Research
10 31 (6.89%) Data Modelling
11 29 (6.44%) ITIL
11 29 (6.44%) Statistical Analysis
12 28 (6.22%) Service Management
13 27 (6.00%) Change Management
13 27 (6.00%) Business Development
14 23 (5.11%) Stakeholder Management
14 23 (5.11%) Predictive Modelling
15 19 (4.22%) Continuous Improvement
15 19 (4.22%) Econometrics
16 17 (3.78%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 145 (32.22%) SQL
2 44 (9.78%) C++
2 44 (9.78%) R
3 38 (8.44%) VBA
4 36 (8.00%) Python
5 33 (7.33%) Java
6 29 (6.44%) C#
7 19 (4.22%) MATLAB
8 18 (4.00%) VB.NET
9 13 (2.89%) JavaScript
10 10 (2.22%) C
10 10 (2.22%) Ruby
11 9 (2.00%) Clojure
12 8 (1.78%) PHP
13 7 (1.56%) Perl
13 7 (1.56%) VB
14 6 (1.33%) PL/SQL
15 3 (0.67%) SAS Macro
16 2 (0.44%) PowerShell
16 2 (0.44%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 314 (69.78%) Degree
2 25 (5.56%) PhD
3 23 (5.11%) MBA
4 11 (2.44%) PMI Certification
4 11 (2.44%) Security Cleared
5 9 (2.00%) CISSP
6 7 (1.56%) Postgraduate
6 7 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (1.11%) DV Cleared
7 5 (1.11%) CCIE
7 5 (1.11%) CCNP
7 5 (1.11%) CCDP
7 5 (1.11%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (1.11%) JNCIE
8 4 (0.89%) SC Cleared
8 4 (0.89%) CISA
8 4 (0.89%) CISM
8 4 (0.89%) CIMA
9 3 (0.67%) HNC
9 3 (0.67%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (3.78%) QA
2 13 (2.89%) SLA
3 10 (2.22%) Basel II
4 9 (2.00%) EMIR
5 5 (1.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.89%) COBIT
6 4 (0.89%) MiFID
6 4 (0.89%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.22%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.22%) P3O
System Software
1 3 (0.67%) vCloud
2 2 (0.44%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (0.44%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (0.44%) vMotion
2 1 (0.22%) OPNET
Vendors
1 45 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 42 (9.33%) Salesforce.com
3 24 (5.33%) Oracle
4 16 (3.56%) CA
4 16 (3.56%) iRise
5 14 (3.11%) Google
6 13 (2.89%) Genesys
6 13 (2.89%) Tableau
6 13 (2.89%) Verint
7 11 (2.44%) Avaya
7 11 (2.44%) Mitel
8 10 (2.22%) SAP
9 7 (1.56%) Sybase
9 7 (1.56%) Ericsson
9 7 (1.56%) Bloomberg
9 7 (1.56%) Rackspace
10 6 (1.33%) Business Objects
11 5 (1.11%) Cognos
11 5 (1.11%) Facebook
11 5 (1.11%) Alteryx
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