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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Economics
Rank 672 751 678
Rank change year-on-year
+79 -73
Permanent jobs citing Economics 247 227 324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.25% 0.21% 0.28%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.61% 0.50% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 198 181 233
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -2.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,150 £87,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -

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
40498 45633 47520
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 41.35% 41.58% 40.52%
Number of salaries quoted 33042 36253 37553
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +63 240 £50,000 - 40
London +79 165 £60,000 +2.56% 29
City of London +55 37 £55,000 +27.90% 10
South East +2 34 £40,000 -17.94% 5
Buckinghamshire +37 15 £45,000 +100.00%
Milton Keynes +27 15 £45,000 +97.80%
East of England +44 12 £47,500 +11.11% 1
West Midlands +1 11 £45,000 +38.46% 1
Berkshire -5 11 £32,500 -39.53% 2
Hertfordshire +28 8 £47,500 -1.04% 1
Yorkshire +40 7 £26,000 -5.45% 1
West Yorkshire +28 7 £26,000 -5.45% 1
Leeds +28 7 £26,000 -5.45% 1
Birmingham -4 7 £70,000 +115.38%
North West +15 6 £47,500 +84.46% 1
St Albans - 6 £45,250 -
Manchester +6 5 £53,750 +108.73% 1
Maidenhead -3 5 £32,500 - 1
Scotland +12 4 £26,500 -24.28% 1
Reading +3 4 £37,500 -30.23%
Coventry - 4 £32,000 -
Edinburgh +4 3 £25,750 -26.42% 1
Hampshire -5 3 £31,000 -28.32% 2
Surrey +20 2 £40,000 +18.51%
Cambridgeshire +15 2 - -
South West +8 2 £27,000 -36.47% 1
Gloucestershire +1 2 £27,000 -41.62%
West Sussex - 2 £45,000 -
Durham - 2 £15,000 -
Cambridge - 2 - -

Economics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 372 (70.72%) Degree
2 274 (52.09%) Finance
3 229 (43.54%) Mathematics
4 193 (36.69%) Analytical Skills
5 153 (29.09%) SQL
6 145 (27.57%) Statistics
7 137 (26.05%) Analytics
8 136 (25.86%) Computer Science
9 102 (19.39%) Marketing
9 102 (19.39%) Agile Software Development
10 81 (15.40%) Business Intelligence
11 78 (14.83%) Project Management
12 67 (12.74%) SAS
13 65 (12.36%) E-Commerce
13 65 (12.36%) Retail
14 62 (11.79%) HTML
15 58 (11.03%) JavaScript
15 58 (11.03%) R
15 58 (11.03%) User Experience
16 56 (10.65%) Microsoft
17 53 (10.08%) Banking
18 52 (9.89%) CSS
19 51 (9.70%) Web Development
20 50 (9.51%) Python
21 49 (9.32%) Data Modelling
21 49 (9.32%) Java
22 48 (9.13%) VBA
23 47 (8.94%) Operations Research
24 45 (8.56%) Business Analysis
25 44 (8.37%) MS Excel

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 67 (12.74%) SAS
2 8 (1.52%) Apache Spark
3 7 (1.33%) SharePoint
4 6 (1.14%) Apache Pig
5 4 (0.76%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.19%) Confluence
6 1 (0.19%) JBoss
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (0.19%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.19%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 44 (8.37%) MS Excel
2 31 (5.89%) MS PowerPoint
3 30 (5.70%) MS Office
4 27 (5.13%) SPSS
5 20 (3.80%) Spreadsheet
6 5 (0.95%) EViews
6 5 (0.95%) S-PLUS
7 3 (0.57%) Stata
8 1 (0.19%) Mathematica
8 1 (0.19%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (1.14%) Advent Moxy
1 6 (1.14%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
1 6 (1.14%) Beauchamp
1 6 (1.14%) Decalog
1 6 (1.14%) Eagle PACE
1 6 (1.14%) Eze OMS
1 6 (1.14%) Front Arena
1 6 (1.14%) Hi Portfolio
1 6 (1.14%) HiInvest
1 6 (1.14%) LatentZero
1 6 (1.14%) LongView
1 6 (1.14%) Markit EDM
1 6 (1.14%) MultiFonds
1 6 (1.14%) PORTIA
1 6 (1.14%) Temenos Triple'A Plus
1 6 (1.14%) thinkFolio
1 6 (1.14%) Tradar
2 3 (0.57%) Oracle Financials
2 3 (0.57%) Oracle Retail
2 3 (0.57%) PeopleSoft Financials
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.28%) Google Analytics
2 9 (1.71%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (1.52%) Google Play
4 5 (0.95%) GitHub
5 2 (0.38%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (0.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.28%) Internet
2 2 (0.38%) LAN
2 2 (0.38%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.19%) Firewall
3 1 (0.19%) MVNO
3 1 (0.19%) SAN
3 1 (0.19%) VoIP
3 1 (0.19%) WAN
3 1 (0.19%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (8.17%) Data Warehouse
2 42 (7.98%) Big Data
3 36 (6.84%) SQL Server
4 32 (6.08%) Data Mining
5 25 (4.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 17 (3.23%) BusinessObjects
6 17 (3.23%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 16 (3.04%) Hadoop
7 16 (3.04%) Relational Database
8 15 (2.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 14 (2.66%) NoSQL
10 13 (2.47%) Oracle Database
11 12 (2.28%) PostgreSQL
12 10 (1.90%) Amazon Redshift
12 10 (1.90%) OLAP
12 10 (1.90%) RDBMS
12 10 (1.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 9 (1.71%) Data Mart
13 9 (1.71%) QlikView
14 8 (1.52%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 8 (1.52%) Xcode
2 6 (1.14%) Visual Studio
3 5 (0.95%) Talend Open Studio
4 4 (0.76%) Maven
5 3 (0.57%) Subversion
6 2 (0.38%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.38%) JIRA
7 1 (0.19%) Git (software)
General
1 274 (52.09%) Finance
2 102 (19.39%) Marketing
3 65 (12.36%) Retail
4 53 (10.08%) Banking
5 33 (6.27%) Investment Banking
6 22 (4.18%) Automotive
7 20 (3.80%) Telecoms
8 15 (2.85%) Spanish Language
9 14 (2.66%) French Language
10 13 (2.47%) Advertising
11 12 (2.28%) Legal
11 12 (2.28%) Local Government
12 10 (1.90%) German Language
12 10 (1.90%) Italian Language
13 9 (1.71%) Billing
13 9 (1.71%) Law
14 8 (1.52%) Aerospace
14 8 (1.52%) Manufacturing
15 7 (1.33%) Games
16 5 (0.95%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 220 (41.83%) Analyst
2 112 (21.29%) Developer
3 73 (13.88%) Data Analyst
4 71 (13.50%) Business Analyst
5 38 (7.22%) Consultant
5 38 (7.22%) Web Developer
6 36 (6.84%) Graduate
7 34 (6.46%) JavaScript Developer
8 33 (6.27%) Data Scientist
8 33 (6.27%) HTML CSS Developer
8 33 (6.27%) HTML Developer
8 33 (6.27%) UI Developer
9 24 (4.56%) SQL Analyst
9 24 (4.56%) Web UI Developer
10 22 (4.18%) Architect
10 22 (4.18%) Junior
11 21 (3.99%) C++ Developer
12 19 (3.61%) Insurance Business Analyst
13 18 (3.42%) Commercial Manager
14 17 (3.23%) E-Commerce Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (11.79%) HTML
2 52 (9.89%) CSS
3 29 (5.51%) .NET
4 13 (2.47%) J2EE
5 12 (2.28%) Spring
6 11 (2.09%) STL
7 8 (1.52%) Android SDK
7 8 (1.52%) ASP.NET
7 8 (1.52%) Cocoa
7 8 (1.52%) iOS SDK
7 8 (1.52%) Struts
7 8 (1.52%) Struts2
8 7 (1.33%) Middleware
9 6 (1.14%) ADO.NET
10 5 (0.95%) XML
11 4 (0.76%) J2SE
11 4 (0.76%) NumPy
11 4 (0.76%) Pandas
11 4 (0.76%) SciPy
12 3 (0.57%) scikit-learn
Miscellaneous
1 229 (43.54%) Mathematics
2 193 (36.69%) Analytical Skills
3 145 (27.57%) Statistics
4 136 (25.86%) Computer Science
5 58 (11.03%) User Experience
6 39 (7.41%) Management Information System
7 37 (7.03%) Physics
8 36 (6.84%) Derivative
8 36 (6.84%) Visualisation
9 34 (6.46%) Fixed Income
10 30 (5.70%) Equities
10 30 (5.70%) Fintech
11 29 (5.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 27 (5.13%) Algorithms
13 21 (3.99%) Data Structures
14 20 (3.80%) Psychology
15 17 (3.23%) Data Centre
16 15 (2.85%) Credit Risk
17 11 (2.09%) Life Science
17 11 (2.09%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 37 (7.03%) Linux
2 26 (4.94%) Unix
3 16 (3.04%) Windows
4 8 (1.52%) Android
4 8 (1.52%) Apple iOS
4 8 (1.52%) Windows 10
4 8 (1.52%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.19%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.19%) MVS
5 1 (0.19%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (26.05%) Analytics
2 102 (19.39%) Agile Software Development
3 81 (15.40%) Business Intelligence
4 78 (14.83%) Project Management
5 65 (12.36%) E-Commerce
6 51 (9.70%) Web Development
7 49 (9.32%) Data Modelling
8 47 (8.94%) Operations Research
9 45 (8.56%) Business Analysis
10 42 (7.98%) Responsive Web Design
10 42 (7.98%) Statistical Modelling
10 42 (7.98%) Web Design
11 39 (7.41%) Software Engineering
12 37 (7.03%) Data Analysis
13 32 (6.08%) Data Analytics
14 28 (5.32%) Stakeholder Management
15 27 (5.13%) Asset Management
16 25 (4.75%) Actionable Insight
16 25 (4.75%) Scrum
17 24 (4.56%) Predictive Modelling
Programming Languages
1 153 (29.09%) SQL
2 58 (11.03%) JavaScript
2 58 (11.03%) R
3 50 (9.51%) Python
4 49 (9.32%) Java
5 48 (9.13%) VBA
6 43 (8.17%) C++
7 19 (3.61%) PL/SQL
8 17 (3.23%) C#
8 17 (3.23%) PHP
9 16 (3.04%) MATLAB
10 14 (2.66%) C
11 11 (2.09%) Perl
12 8 (1.52%) Apple Swift
12 8 (1.52%) Objective-C
13 7 (1.33%) Scala
14 6 (1.14%) VB
14 6 (1.14%) VB.NET
15 5 (0.95%) Ruby
16 3 (0.57%) Lua
Qualifications
1 372 (70.72%) Degree
2 26 (4.94%) PhD
3 17 (3.23%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 9 (1.71%) ISEB
5 8 (1.52%) CBAP
5 8 (1.52%) PMI Certification
6 7 (1.33%) MBA
7 6 (1.14%) MCP
7 6 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (1.14%) Postgraduate
8 5 (0.95%) ACCA
8 5 (0.95%) SC Cleared
8 5 (0.95%) Security Cleared
9 4 (0.76%) CIMA
9 4 (0.76%) CITP
9 4 (0.76%) PMP
9 4 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (0.38%) ICAEW
10 2 (0.38%) SAS Certification
11 1 (0.19%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (4.18%) QA
2 17 (3.23%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.76%) ISO 9001
3 4 (0.76%) SLA
4 1 (0.19%) CRD IV
4 1 (0.19%) GxP
4 1 (0.19%) PMBOK
4 1 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (0.57%) Virtual Machines
1 3 (0.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.38%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (0.38%) Puppet
Vendors
1 56 (10.65%) Microsoft
2 29 (5.51%) Oracle
3 23 (4.37%) Tableau
4 22 (4.18%) Google
5 18 (3.42%) SAP
6 11 (2.09%) Adobe
7 8 (1.52%) Apple
7 8 (1.52%) Mitel
7 8 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
8 7 (1.33%) Omniture
8 7 (1.33%) SunGard
9 6 (1.14%) Advent
9 6 (1.14%) Charles River
9 6 (1.14%) Fidessa
9 6 (1.14%) IGEFI
9 6 (1.14%) Linedata
9 6 (1.14%) Misys
9 6 (1.14%) RIMES
9 6 (1.14%) SimCorp
9 6 (1.14%) StatPro
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