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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Economics
Rank 675 640 605
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -35
Permanent jobs citing Economics 200 258 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.24% 0.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.51% 0.61% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 142 180 203
Average salary £46,250 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.90% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,050 £32,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £84,750 £85,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £52,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-23.80% +31.25%

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
39478 41969 39340
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.65% 39.73% 38.19%
Number of salaries quoted 31471 32600 32070
Average salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.06% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £28,000
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 5 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 5 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
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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 -46 189 £50,000 -4.76% 49
London -34 107 £58,500 +11.42% 27
South East -22 29 £35,641 -32.11% 3
City of London -7 26 £50,000 -9.09% 8
North West +10 20 £67,500 +80.00% 6
Oxfordshire - 12 £35,641 - 1
Cheshire - 11 £67,500 - 1
East of England +3 9 £60,000 +26.31%
West Midlands -31 9 £40,000 -23.80% 1
Knutsford - 9 £67,500 -
Coventry -23 8 £40,000 +19.40% 1
Berkshire -1 7 £90,000 +16.12%
Manchester -8 7 £22,500 -35.71% 3
Surrey -23 7 £32,500 -38.09% 1
Scotland +12 6 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Edinburgh +10 6 £42,500 - 1
Reading -7 6 £90,000 -
Hertfordshire - 5 £60,000 -
Cambridgeshire +2 4 - -
Oxford - 4 £35,641 -
Buckinghamshire +13 3 £42,500 +88.88% 1
Cambridge -1 3 - -
Leeds -3 3 £27,500 -21.42% 2
Yorkshire -4 3 £27,500 -12.69% 4
West Yorkshire -10 3 £27,500 -21.42% 4
East Midlands - 3 £27,500 - 3
South Wales - 3 £30,000 -
Staines - 3 - -
Cardiff - 3 £30,000 -
Wales - 3 £30,000 -

Economics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 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.

1 324 (68.79%) Degree
2 260 (55.20%) Finance
3 186 (39.49%) Mathematics
3 186 (39.49%) Analytical Skills
4 138 (29.30%) SQL
5 126 (26.75%) Analytics
6 116 (24.63%) Computer Science
6 116 (24.63%) Statistics
7 99 (21.02%) Marketing
8 94 (19.96%) SAS
9 82 (17.41%) Data Analysis
10 64 (13.59%) SPSS
11 56 (11.89%) Agile Software Development
12 53 (11.25%) Project Management
13 51 (10.83%) Microsoft
13 51 (10.83%) Business Analysis
14 46 (9.77%) Salesforce.com
14 46 (9.77%) Banking
15 45 (9.55%) MS Excel
15 45 (9.55%) Visualisation
16 44 (9.34%) C++
16 44 (9.34%) Retail
16 44 (9.34%) Risk Management
17 41 (8.70%) R
18 40 (8.49%) VBA
19 39 (8.28%) Physics
20 37 (7.86%) Statistical Modelling
20 37 (7.86%) Data Mining
20 37 (7.86%) Business Intelligence
20 37 (7.86%) Telecoms

Economics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 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 94 (19.96%) SAS
2 14 (2.97%) Apache Pig
3 6 (1.27%) Drupal
4 3 (0.64%) IIS
5 2 (0.42%) WordPress
6 1 (0.21%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.21%) Apache
6 1 (0.21%) CMS
6 1 (0.21%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 64 (13.59%) SPSS
2 45 (9.55%) MS Excel
3 32 (6.79%) MS PowerPoint
4 21 (4.46%) MS Office
5 12 (2.55%) CPLEX
6 7 (1.49%) FastStats
7 5 (1.06%) MS Project
8 3 (0.64%) Photoshop
8 3 (0.64%) EViews
9 2 (0.42%) Stata
9 2 (0.42%) MS Visio
9 2 (0.42%) Open Workbench
10 1 (0.21%) Weka
10 1 (0.21%) RoboHelp
10 1 (0.21%) Simulink
10 1 (0.21%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 8 (1.70%) SAP InfiniteInsight
2 7 (1.49%) Google Analytics
3 5 (1.06%) Exchequer
4 1 (0.21%) SAP HCM
4 1 (0.21%) SAP Retail
4 1 (0.21%) Magento
4 1 (0.21%) SAP GTS
4 1 (0.21%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.21%) Endur
4 1 (0.21%) SAP AFS
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.12%) IaaS
1 10 (2.12%) SaaS
1 10 (2.12%) PaaS
2 8 (1.70%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.49%) Terremark
4 2 (0.42%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (0.21%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.21%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (0.21%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.18%) Unified Communications
2 9 (1.91%) Network Security
3 8 (1.70%) Software-Defined Networking
3 8 (1.70%) Firewall
3 8 (1.70%) 3GPP
3 8 (1.70%) IPv6
3 8 (1.70%) LTE
4 7 (1.49%) Internet
4 7 (1.49%) Broadband
4 7 (1.49%) OpenFlow
5 6 (1.27%) LAN
5 6 (1.27%) MPLS
6 2 (0.42%) VoIP
6 2 (0.42%) FTP
6 2 (0.42%) Extranet
7 1 (0.21%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (7.86%) Data Mining
2 31 (6.58%) SQL Server
3 28 (5.94%) Big Data
4 23 (4.88%) Relational Database
5 20 (4.25%) Hadoop
6 19 (4.03%) Data Warehouse
7 14 (2.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 10 (2.12%) OLAP
9 8 (1.70%) Base SAS
10 7 (1.49%) SAS Enterprise Miner
10 7 (1.49%) MySQL
11 6 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 5 (1.06%) QlikView
13 3 (0.64%) SAS Enterprise Guide
13 3 (0.64%) MS Access
13 3 (0.64%) SQL Server 2012
13 3 (0.64%) Oracle Database
14 2 (0.42%) Oracle Database 12c
14 2 (0.42%) SQL Server 2000
14 2 (0.42%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 4 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (0.64%) JIRA
3 2 (0.42%) Cucumber
3 2 (0.42%) SpecFlow
3 2 (0.42%) FitNesse
4 1 (0.21%) MSTest
4 1 (0.21%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.21%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.21%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.21%) Subversion
General
1 260 (55.20%) Finance
2 99 (21.02%) Marketing
3 46 (9.77%) Banking
4 44 (9.34%) Retail
5 37 (7.86%) Telecoms
6 27 (5.73%) Front Office
7 25 (5.31%) Financial Institution
8 24 (5.10%) Law
9 22 (4.67%) Advertising
10 21 (4.46%) Pharmaceutical
11 18 (3.82%) Investment Banking
12 13 (2.76%) Legal
13 9 (1.91%) Back Office
14 8 (1.70%) Games
15 7 (1.49%) Retail Banking
16 5 (1.06%) Spanish Language
16 5 (1.06%) German Language
17 4 (0.85%) Automotive
17 4 (0.85%) Publishing
17 4 (0.85%) French Language
Job Titles
1 150 (31.85%) Analyst
2 53 (11.25%) Consultant
3 41 (8.70%) Developer
4 36 (7.64%) Data Analyst
5 35 (7.43%) Business Analyst
6 31 (6.58%) Senior Analyst
7 28 (5.94%) Data Scientist
8 26 (5.52%) Graduate
9 23 (4.88%) Programme Manager
10 21 (4.46%) Market Analyst
11 20 (4.25%) Insight Analyst
11 20 (4.25%) Architect
12 19 (4.03%) Project Manager
13 16 (3.40%) Solutions Consultant
14 14 (2.97%) Delivery Manager
15 13 (2.76%) C# Developer
16 11 (2.34%) Graduate Data Analyst
16 11 (2.34%) SAS Analyst
16 11 (2.34%) Senior Manager
17 9 (1.91%) Excel VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (5.94%) .NET
2 14 (2.97%) Web Services
3 13 (2.76%) HTML
4 12 (2.55%) ASP.NET
5 9 (1.91%) CSS
6 8 (1.70%) XML
7 7 (1.49%) WPF
8 6 (1.27%) SOAP
9 5 (1.06%) WinForms
10 3 (0.64%) MDX
11 2 (0.42%) DOM
11 2 (0.42%) Middleware
11 2 (0.42%) D3.js
12 1 (0.21%) Velocity
12 1 (0.21%) Django
12 1 (0.21%) Silverlight
12 1 (0.21%) jQuery
12 1 (0.21%) .NET Framework
12 1 (0.21%) Java EE
12 1 (0.21%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 186 (39.49%) Mathematics
1 186 (39.49%) Analytical Skills
2 116 (24.63%) Computer Science
2 116 (24.63%) Statistics
3 45 (9.55%) Visualisation
4 39 (8.28%) Physics
5 27 (5.73%) Credit Risk
6 24 (5.10%) Digital Media
7 23 (4.88%) Psychology
8 21 (4.46%) User Experience
9 19 (4.03%) Algorithms
10 18 (3.82%) Mobile App
10 18 (3.82%) Enterprise Software
10 18 (3.82%) Chemistry
10 18 (3.82%) Applied Mathematics
11 17 (3.61%) Neural Network
11 17 (3.61%) Management Information System
12 14 (2.97%) Fixed Income
12 14 (2.97%) Open Source
13 13 (2.76%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 14 (2.97%) Linux
2 12 (2.55%) UNIX
2 12 (2.55%) Windows
3 7 (1.49%) Solaris
4 1 (0.21%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.21%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (26.75%) Analytics
2 82 (17.41%) Data Analysis
3 56 (11.89%) Agile Software Development
4 53 (11.25%) Project Management
5 51 (10.83%) Business Analysis
6 44 (9.34%) Risk Management
7 37 (7.86%) Statistical Modelling
7 37 (7.86%) Business Intelligence
8 30 (6.37%) Data Modelling
8 30 (6.37%) Operations Research
8 30 (6.37%) Business Development
9 29 (6.16%) Statistical Analysis
10 28 (5.94%) ITIL
10 28 (5.94%) Service Management
11 25 (5.31%) Change Management
11 25 (5.31%) Predictive Modelling
12 23 (4.88%) Econometrics
13 22 (4.67%) Stakeholder Management
14 21 (4.46%) Customer Insight
15 20 (4.25%) Logistic Regression
Programming Languages
1 138 (29.30%) SQL
2 44 (9.34%) C++
3 41 (8.70%) R
4 40 (8.49%) VBA
5 36 (7.64%) Python
6 34 (7.22%) Java
7 32 (6.79%) C#
8 23 (4.88%) MATLAB
9 18 (3.82%) VB.NET
10 13 (2.76%) Ruby
11 12 (2.55%) JavaScript
11 12 (2.55%) Clojure
12 11 (2.34%) C
13 10 (2.12%) PHP
13 10 (2.12%) VB
14 4 (0.85%) Perl
15 3 (0.64%) SAS Macro
16 2 (0.42%) PL/SQL
16 2 (0.42%) PowerShell
16 2 (0.42%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 324 (68.79%) Degree
2 30 (6.37%) PhD
3 26 (5.52%) MBA
4 11 (2.34%) PMI Certification
5 9 (1.91%) VCP4
6 8 (1.70%) CISSP
6 8 (1.70%) Security Cleared
7 7 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (1.27%) CCIE
8 6 (1.27%) CCNP
8 6 (1.27%) CCDP
8 6 (1.27%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (1.27%) JNCIE
9 4 (0.85%) CIMA
9 4 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 4 (0.85%) DV Cleared
10 3 (0.64%) Postgraduate
10 3 (0.64%) HNC
10 3 (0.64%) HND
11 2 (0.42%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.18%) QA
1 15 (3.18%) SLA
2 8 (1.70%) Basel II
3 7 (1.49%) EMIR
4 5 (1.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.42%) Dodd-Frank
5 2 (0.42%) MiFID
5 2 (0.42%) COBIT
5 2 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.21%) P3O
System Software
1 3 (0.64%) vCloud
2 2 (0.42%) Hyper-V
2 2 (0.42%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 51 (10.83%) Microsoft
2 46 (9.77%) Salesforce.com
3 21 (4.46%) Oracle
4 18 (3.82%) CA
4 18 (3.82%) iRise
5 14 (2.97%) Verint
5 14 (2.97%) Genesys
5 14 (2.97%) Google
6 13 (2.76%) Mitel
6 13 (2.76%) Avaya
7 9 (1.91%) Tableau
8 7 (1.49%) Rackspace
8 7 (1.49%) Bloomberg
8 7 (1.49%) Ericsson
8 7 (1.49%) Sybase
9 5 (1.06%) Facebook
9 5 (1.06%) Cognos
9 5 (1.06%) Business Objects
10 4 (0.85%) SAP
11 3 (0.64%) Reuters
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