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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Economics
Rank 650 641 608
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -33
Permanent jobs citing Economics 235 280 285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.24% 0.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.57% 0.60% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 168 216 228
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £69,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £52,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-26.19% +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
41221 46721 42224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.58% 39.79% 38.81%
Number of salaries quoted 32631 37349 34357
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -19 206 £45,000 -14.28% 41
London -16 135 £50,000 -4.76% 22
South East +16 41 £36,500 -30.47% 6
City of London +29 34 £45,000 -7.21% 9
Northern Ireland - 16 - -
County Antrim - 16 - -
Belfast - 16 - -
Hampshire - 12 £36,500 - 2
Buckinghamshire +4 11 £42,500 +80.85%
Berkshire +11 10 £57,500 -11.53% 1
East of England +20 9 £46,500 +132.50% 3
Hertfordshire - 8 £47,250 - 2
Scotland +25 7 £35,000 +40.00% 1
Edinburgh +23 7 £35,000 +40.00%
Surrey +4 7 £30,000 -42.85%
West Midlands -22 6 £33,500 -29.47% 2
South West -14 5 £32,500 -19.75% 2
Reading - 5 £57,500 -
Milton Keynes -17 4 £32,500 +38.29%
Birmingham -23 3 £32,500 -35.00% 2
Gloucestershire - 3 £32,500 -
East Midlands - 3 £32,000 - 4
Coventry -8 2 £40,000 -
North West -19 2 £21,500 -42.66% 1
Nottinghamshire - 2 £32,000 - 2
Oxfordshire - 2 £42,500 - 2
Dorking - 2 £33,159 -
Feltham - 2 - -
Gloucester - 2 £41,250 -
Brighton - 2 £25,000 - 1

Economics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 329 (73.11%) Degree
2 253 (56.22%) Finance
3 202 (44.89%) Analytical Skills
4 196 (43.56%) Mathematics
5 186 (41.33%) SQL
6 161 (35.78%) Analytics
7 133 (29.56%) Statistics
8 122 (27.11%) Computer Science
9 111 (24.67%) SAS
10 102 (22.67%) Marketing
11 78 (17.33%) Data Analysis
12 73 (16.22%) SPSS
13 71 (15.78%) Agile Software Development
14 67 (14.89%) Banking
14 67 (14.89%) Business Intelligence
15 65 (14.44%) Project Management
16 61 (13.56%) Retail
17 60 (13.33%) R
18 51 (11.33%) Operations Research
18 51 (11.33%) Visualisation
19 50 (11.11%) C++
20 49 (10.89%) Business Analysis
21 47 (10.44%) Microsoft
22 46 (10.22%) Python
23 45 (10.00%) MS Excel
23 45 (10.00%) VBA
24 44 (9.78%) Java
24 44 (9.78%) Physics
25 42 (9.33%) Tableau
26 41 (9.11%) Data Mining

Economics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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
1 111 (24.67%) SAS
2 8 (1.78%) Apache Pig
3 6 (1.33%) Drupal
4 5 (1.11%) IIS
4 5 (1.11%) SharePoint
5 4 (0.89%) CMS
6 3 (0.67%) Apache Spark
6 3 (0.67%) K2 blackpearl
6 3 (0.67%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (0.67%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (0.44%) Apache
7 2 (0.44%) WordPress
Applications
1 73 (16.22%) SPSS
2 45 (10.00%) MS Excel
3 40 (8.89%) MS PowerPoint
4 30 (6.67%) MS Office
5 6 (1.33%) Stata
6 5 (1.11%) CPLEX
7 3 (0.67%) EViews
7 3 (0.67%) InfoPath
7 3 (0.67%) Simulink
7 3 (0.67%) Vensim
8 2 (0.44%) MS Project
8 2 (0.44%) PowerPivot
9 1 (0.22%) Weka
9 1 (0.22%) Open Workbench
9 1 (0.22%) MS Visio
9 1 (0.22%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 13 (2.89%) Markit EDM
1 13 (2.89%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
1 13 (2.89%) Advent Moxy
1 13 (2.89%) Eagle PACE
1 13 (2.89%) thinkFolio
1 13 (2.89%) Beauchamp
1 13 (2.89%) MultiFonds
1 13 (2.89%) Front Arena
1 13 (2.89%) PORTIA
1 13 (2.89%) Decalog
1 13 (2.89%) LongView
1 13 (2.89%) HiInvest
1 13 (2.89%) HiPerformance
1 13 (2.89%) HiPortfolio
1 13 (2.89%) LatentZero
2 9 (2.00%) SAP InfiniteInsight
3 7 (1.56%) SAP AFS
4 5 (1.11%) Exchequer
5 3 (0.67%) SAP Retail
6 2 (0.44%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.22%) SaaS
1 10 (2.22%) PaaS
1 10 (2.22%) IaaS
2 9 (2.00%) Google Analytics
3 8 (1.78%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (1.56%) Terremark
4 7 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.67%) Adobe Analytics
6 3 (0.67%) Office 365
7 1 (0.22%) Amazon EMR
7 1 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.44%) Broadband
2 7 (1.56%) OpenFlow
2 7 (1.56%) Internet
3 4 (0.89%) WebEx
4 3 (0.67%) Kerberos
5 2 (0.44%) Firewall
5 2 (0.44%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.22%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.22%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (9.11%) Data Mining
2 36 (8.00%) SQL Server
3 31 (6.89%) Data Warehouse
4 29 (6.44%) Big Data
5 27 (6.00%) QlikView
6 20 (4.44%) Hadoop
7 19 (4.22%) Relational Database
8 16 (3.56%) Base SAS
9 14 (3.11%) OLAP
10 11 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 10 (2.22%) Data Mart
12 9 (2.00%) Oracle Database
12 9 (2.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
13 8 (1.78%) SAS Enterprise Miner
14 5 (1.11%) Apache Hive
14 5 (1.11%) Apache Cassandra
14 5 (1.11%) BusinessObjects
15 4 (0.89%) Text Mining
16 3 (0.67%) NoSQL
16 3 (0.67%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 6 (1.33%) JIRA
1 6 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.44%) FitNesse
2 2 (0.44%) SpecFlow
2 2 (0.44%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.22%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.22%) MSTest
3 1 (0.22%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.22%) Rational Rose
3 1 (0.22%) Subversion
General
1 253 (56.22%) Finance
2 102 (22.67%) Marketing
3 67 (14.89%) Banking
4 61 (13.56%) Retail
5 39 (8.67%) Telecoms
6 36 (8.00%) Investment Banking
7 30 (6.67%) Front Office
8 21 (4.67%) Financial Institution
9 17 (3.78%) Law
10 12 (2.67%) Automotive
10 12 (2.67%) Legal
11 11 (2.44%) Pharmaceutical
12 10 (2.22%) Aerospace
12 10 (2.22%) Back Office
13 6 (1.33%) Advertising
14 5 (1.11%) Retail Banking
15 4 (0.89%) Manufacturing
16 3 (0.67%) Games
17 2 (0.44%) German Language
18 1 (0.22%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 164 (36.44%) Analyst
2 57 (12.67%) Consultant
3 54 (12.00%) Business Analyst
4 49 (10.89%) Developer
5 31 (6.89%) Data Analyst
6 30 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
6 30 (6.67%) Graduate
7 29 (6.44%) Data Scientist
8 19 (4.22%) Architect
9 18 (4.00%) Insight Analyst
10 15 (3.33%) Market Analyst
10 15 (3.33%) Delivery Manager
11 13 (2.89%) Solutions Architect
12 11 (2.44%) Excel Developer
12 11 (2.44%) Excel VBA Developer
12 11 (2.44%) Project Manager
12 11 (2.44%) VBA Developer
13 10 (2.22%) Java Developer
13 10 (2.22%) Senior Manager
13 10 (2.22%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (7.78%) .NET
2 17 (3.78%) HTML
3 14 (3.11%) CSS
4 10 (2.22%) Web Services
5 9 (2.00%) ASP.NET
6 8 (1.78%) J2EE
6 8 (1.78%) Struts
6 8 (1.78%) Spring
6 8 (1.78%) Struts2
7 7 (1.56%) XML
8 3 (0.67%) D3.js
8 3 (0.67%) XMPP
8 3 (0.67%) FIX Protocol
8 3 (0.67%) Windows SharePoint Services
8 3 (0.67%) Middleware
9 2 (0.44%) DOM
9 2 (0.44%) BREW
9 2 (0.44%) JNI
9 2 (0.44%) Natural Language Processing
9 2 (0.44%) Apache Thrift
Miscellaneous
1 202 (44.89%) Analytical Skills
2 196 (43.56%) Mathematics
3 133 (29.56%) Statistics
4 122 (27.11%) Computer Science
5 51 (11.33%) Visualisation
6 44 (9.78%) Physics
7 27 (6.00%) Algorithms
8 24 (5.33%) Management Information System
8 24 (5.33%) Psychology
9 17 (3.78%) Social Media
9 17 (3.78%) User Experience
10 16 (3.56%) Credit Risk
11 14 (3.11%) Open Source
12 13 (2.89%) Neural Network
12 13 (2.89%) Fixed Income
13 12 (2.67%) Applied Mathematics
13 12 (2.67%) Data Extraction
13 12 (2.67%) Digital Media
14 10 (2.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 10 (2.22%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 19 (4.22%) UNIX
1 19 (4.22%) Linux
2 12 (2.67%) Windows
3 7 (1.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 161 (35.78%) Analytics
2 78 (17.33%) Data Analysis
3 71 (15.78%) Agile Software Development
4 67 (14.89%) Business Intelligence
5 65 (14.44%) Project Management
6 51 (11.33%) Operations Research
7 49 (10.89%) Business Analysis
8 38 (8.44%) Data Modelling
9 35 (7.78%) Statistical Modelling
10 27 (6.00%) Predictive Analytics
11 26 (5.78%) Stakeholder Management
12 24 (5.33%) ITIL
13 23 (5.11%) Software Engineering
13 23 (5.11%) Predictive Modelling
14 21 (4.67%) Statistical Analysis
14 21 (4.67%) Service Management
14 21 (4.67%) Data Management
15 20 (4.44%) Change Management
16 19 (4.22%) Logistic Regression
16 19 (4.22%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 186 (41.33%) SQL
2 60 (13.33%) R
3 50 (11.11%) C++
4 46 (10.22%) Python
5 45 (10.00%) VBA
6 44 (9.78%) Java
7 37 (8.22%) C#
8 17 (3.78%) VB.NET
8 17 (3.78%) PL/SQL
9 16 (3.56%) MATLAB
10 14 (3.11%) JavaScript
11 11 (2.44%) C
12 7 (1.56%) Perl
12 7 (1.56%) PHP
13 4 (0.89%) VB
14 3 (0.67%) Clojure
14 3 (0.67%) SAS Macro
14 3 (0.67%) Ruby
15 2 (0.44%) T-SQL
15 2 (0.44%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 329 (73.11%) Degree
2 27 (6.00%) MBA
3 20 (4.44%) PhD
4 12 (2.67%) Postgraduate
4 12 (2.67%) Security Cleared
5 9 (2.00%) CIMA
6 8 (1.78%) CISA
6 8 (1.78%) CISM
6 8 (1.78%) DV Cleared
7 7 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
7 7 (1.56%) PMI Certification
8 5 (1.11%) CISSP
9 3 (0.67%) APMP
9 3 (0.67%) SC Cleared
9 3 (0.67%) CISMP
10 2 (0.44%) MCP
10 2 (0.44%) A+ Certification
10 2 (0.44%) ISEB
11 1 (0.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 1 (0.22%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (7.56%) QA
2 8 (1.78%) Basel II
3 7 (1.56%) EMIR
4 5 (1.11%) Dodd-Frank
4 5 (1.11%) MiFID
4 5 (1.11%) COBIT
4 5 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.44%) SLA
6 1 (0.22%) PMBOK
6 1 (0.22%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (0.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.44%) Hyper-V
2 2 (0.44%) vCloud
3 1 (0.22%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (0.44%) vMotion
2 1 (0.22%) OPNET
Vendors
1 47 (10.44%) Microsoft
2 42 (9.33%) Tableau
3 31 (6.89%) Oracle
4 29 (6.44%) SAP
5 20 (4.44%) Salesforce.com
6 16 (3.56%) Google
7 15 (3.33%) SunGard
8 14 (3.11%) Charles River
9 13 (2.89%) BI-SAM
9 13 (2.89%) RIMES
9 13 (2.89%) Advent
9 13 (2.89%) SimCorp
9 13 (2.89%) IGEFI
9 13 (2.89%) Linedata
9 13 (2.89%) StatPro
9 13 (2.89%) Misys
9 13 (2.89%) Fidessa
10 10 (2.22%) CA
10 10 (2.22%) Sybase
10 10 (2.22%) iRise
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