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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Economics
Rank 659 774 665
Rank change year-on-year
+115 -109
Permanent jobs citing Economics 241 203 340
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.25% 0.19% 0.29%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.61% 0.44% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 200 168 225
Median salary £47,500 £56,250 £50,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.55% +10.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,750 £87,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £49,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-28.57% +19.51%

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
39754 46029 46566
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 41.24% 42.08% 40.07%
Number of salaries quoted 32532 36867 36284
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 £28,000 £28,000
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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +102 234 £47,500 -15.55% 23
London +60 144 £60,000 - 16
South East +19 44 £35,000 -31.70% 6
City of London +76 39 £50,000 +16.27% 5
Milton Keynes +38 18 £36,500 +68.78%
Buckinghamshire +37 18 £36,500 +65.90%
Leeds +42 11 £26,000 -5.45%
Yorkshire +40 11 £26,000 -5.45% 1
West Yorkshire +26 11 £26,000 -5.45%
West Midlands +7 11 £46,000 +15.00%
North West +24 10 £60,000 +126.41%
Berkshire +1 9 £32,500 -38.09% 4
Birmingham -10 9 £46,000 +15.00%
East of England +16 8 £43,000 +28.35%
Manchester -1 7 £130,000 +404.85%
St Albans - 6 £43,000 -
Hertfordshire - 6 £43,000 -
South West +12 5 £27,000 -28.47%
Hampshire +9 5 £30,000 -40.00% 1
Kent - 5 £35,000 -
Surrey +27 4 £37,500 +15.38%
Reading +7 4 £37,500 -34.78% 2
Gloucestershire -1 4 £27,000 -36.47%
Maidenhead -7 4 £32,500 -38.09% 2
Cheltenham - 4 £27,000 -
Cheshire +34 3 £34,000 -53.10%
West Sussex - 3 £45,000 - 1
Fareham - 3 £30,000 -
Scotland +14 2 - - 1
Durham - 2 £15,000 -

Economics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 374 (72.48%) Degree
2 269 (52.13%) Finance
3 219 (42.44%) Mathematics
4 181 (35.08%) Analytical Skills
5 150 (29.07%) Computer Science
6 137 (26.55%) Analytics
7 135 (26.16%) SQL
8 132 (25.58%) Statistics
9 97 (18.80%) Agile Software Development
10 96 (18.60%) Marketing
11 84 (16.28%) Business Intelligence
11 84 (16.28%) Project Management
12 65 (12.60%) HTML
12 65 (12.60%) User Experience
13 63 (12.21%) E-Commerce
14 61 (11.82%) JavaScript
14 61 (11.82%) Retail
15 59 (11.43%) Microsoft
16 55 (10.66%) SAS
16 55 (10.66%) Data Modelling
17 54 (10.47%) CSS
17 54 (10.47%) Web Development
18 50 (9.69%) Business Analysis
19 44 (8.53%) Web Design
19 44 (8.53%) Responsive Web Design
20 43 (8.33%) Java
20 43 (8.33%) Data Analysis
20 43 (8.33%) Operations Research
20 43 (8.33%) Visualisation
21 42 (8.14%) Banking

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 55 (10.66%) SAS
2 9 (1.74%) Apache Spark
3 8 (1.55%) Apache Pig
4 7 (1.36%) SharePoint
5 4 (0.78%) 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 39 (7.56%) MS Excel
2 31 (6.01%) MS Office
3 22 (4.26%) SPSS
4 20 (3.88%) MS PowerPoint
4 20 (3.88%) Spreadsheet
5 8 (1.55%) Stata
6 4 (0.78%) EViews
7 3 (0.58%) S-PLUS
8 2 (0.39%) CPLEX
8 2 (0.39%) MS Project
9 1 (0.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (0.78%) Advent Moxy
1 4 (0.78%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
1 4 (0.78%) Beauchamp
1 4 (0.78%) Decalog
1 4 (0.78%) Eagle PACE
1 4 (0.78%) Eze OMS
1 4 (0.78%) Front Arena
1 4 (0.78%) Hi Portfolio
1 4 (0.78%) HiInvest
1 4 (0.78%) LatentZero
1 4 (0.78%) LongView
1 4 (0.78%) Markit EDM
1 4 (0.78%) MultiFonds
1 4 (0.78%) PORTIA
1 4 (0.78%) Temenos Triple'A Plus
1 4 (0.78%) thinkFolio
1 4 (0.78%) Tradar
2 3 (0.58%) Oracle Financials
2 3 (0.58%) Oracle Retail
2 3 (0.58%) PeopleSoft Financials
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.94%) Google Analytics
2 8 (1.55%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (1.36%) Google Play
4 4 (0.78%) Adobe Analytics
5 3 (0.58%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (1.94%) Internet
2 5 (0.97%) LAN
2 5 (0.97%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (0.78%) WAN
4 1 (0.19%) Firewall
4 1 (0.19%) MVNO
4 1 (0.19%) SAN
4 1 (0.19%) VoIP
4 1 (0.19%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (7.75%) Data Warehouse
2 36 (6.98%) Big Data
3 35 (6.78%) Data Mining
4 34 (6.59%) SQL Server
5 28 (5.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 18 (3.49%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 18 (3.49%) Relational Database
7 15 (2.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 14 (2.71%) Oracle Database
9 12 (2.33%) BusinessObjects
9 12 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
10 11 (2.13%) Hadoop
10 11 (2.13%) RDBMS
11 10 (1.94%) Amazon Redshift
11 10 (1.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 8 (1.55%) NoSQL
12 8 (1.55%) OLAP
12 8 (1.55%) Power BI
12 8 (1.55%) QlikView
13 7 (1.36%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 7 (1.36%) Xcode
2 6 (1.16%) Visual Studio
3 5 (0.97%) Talend Open Studio
4 4 (0.78%) Maven
5 2 (0.39%) Subversion
6 1 (0.19%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.19%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.19%) JIRA
General
1 269 (52.13%) Finance
2 96 (18.60%) Marketing
3 61 (11.82%) Retail
4 42 (8.14%) Banking
5 28 (5.43%) Automotive
6 25 (4.84%) Investment Banking
7 19 (3.68%) Telecoms
8 16 (3.10%) Law
9 15 (2.91%) French Language
10 12 (2.33%) Local Government
11 11 (2.13%) Advertising
11 11 (2.13%) Legal
12 10 (1.94%) Spanish Language
13 9 (1.74%) Aerospace
14 8 (1.55%) Italian Language
15 7 (1.36%) Billing
15 7 (1.36%) German Language
15 7 (1.36%) Manufacturing
16 6 (1.16%) Games
17 5 (0.97%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 220 (42.64%) Analyst
2 112 (21.71%) Developer
3 73 (14.15%) Data Analyst
4 72 (13.95%) Business Analyst
5 45 (8.72%) Web Developer
6 41 (7.95%) HTML Developer
6 41 (7.95%) JavaScript Developer
7 40 (7.75%) HTML CSS Developer
8 38 (7.36%) Consultant
9 36 (6.98%) Graduate
10 34 (6.59%) UI Developer
11 30 (5.81%) Web UI Developer
12 26 (5.04%) Data Scientist
13 20 (3.88%) SQL Analyst
14 19 (3.68%) C++ Developer
14 19 (3.68%) Insurance Business Analyst
15 17 (3.29%) Business Intelligence Consultant
15 17 (3.29%) Commercial Manager
15 17 (3.29%) Junior
16 16 (3.10%) Graduate Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (12.60%) HTML
2 54 (10.47%) CSS
3 33 (6.40%) .NET
4 14 (2.71%) J2EE
5 13 (2.52%) Spring
6 9 (1.74%) Middleware
6 9 (1.74%) STL
6 9 (1.74%) Struts
6 9 (1.74%) Struts2
7 8 (1.55%) ASP.NET
8 7 (1.36%) Android SDK
8 7 (1.36%) AngularJS
8 7 (1.36%) Cocoa
8 7 (1.36%) iOS SDK
9 6 (1.16%) ADO.NET
10 5 (0.97%) React
10 5 (0.97%) XML
11 4 (0.78%) J2SE
12 2 (0.39%) COM
12 2 (0.39%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 219 (42.44%) Mathematics
2 181 (35.08%) Analytical Skills
3 150 (29.07%) Computer Science
4 132 (25.58%) Statistics
5 65 (12.60%) User Experience
6 43 (8.33%) Visualisation
7 37 (7.17%) Management Information System
8 33 (6.40%) Derivative
9 30 (5.81%) Fixed Income
10 28 (5.43%) Equities
11 27 (5.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 26 (5.04%) Fintech
13 25 (4.84%) Algorithms
13 25 (4.84%) Physics
14 21 (4.07%) Data Structures
14 21 (4.07%) Psychology
15 19 (3.68%) Data Centre
16 14 (2.71%) Neural Network
17 12 (2.33%) Credit Risk
18 11 (2.13%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 33 (6.40%) Linux
2 24 (4.65%) Unix
3 16 (3.10%) Windows
4 8 (1.55%) Windows 10
4 8 (1.55%) Windows 7
5 7 (1.36%) Android
5 7 (1.36%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.19%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.19%) MVS
6 1 (0.19%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (26.55%) Analytics
2 97 (18.80%) Agile Software Development
3 84 (16.28%) Business Intelligence
3 84 (16.28%) Project Management
4 63 (12.21%) E-Commerce
5 55 (10.66%) Data Modelling
6 54 (10.47%) Web Development
7 50 (9.69%) Business Analysis
8 44 (8.53%) Responsive Web Design
8 44 (8.53%) Web Design
9 43 (8.33%) Data Analysis
9 43 (8.33%) Operations Research
10 38 (7.36%) Data Analytics
10 38 (7.36%) Statistical Modelling
11 37 (7.17%) Software Engineering
12 28 (5.43%) Stakeholder Management
13 26 (5.04%) CRM
14 25 (4.84%) Predictive Modelling
15 24 (4.65%) Actionable Insight
15 24 (4.65%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 135 (26.16%) SQL
2 61 (11.82%) JavaScript
3 43 (8.33%) Java
4 42 (8.14%) Python
5 40 (7.75%) C++
5 40 (7.75%) R
6 39 (7.56%) VBA
7 18 (3.49%) PL/SQL
8 16 (3.10%) PHP
9 13 (2.52%) C
9 13 (2.52%) C#
9 13 (2.52%) MATLAB
10 7 (1.36%) Apple Swift
10 7 (1.36%) Objective-C
10 7 (1.36%) Perl
10 7 (1.36%) Ruby
11 6 (1.16%) VB
11 6 (1.16%) VB.NET
12 3 (0.58%) Scala
13 2 (0.39%) Lua
Qualifications
1 374 (72.48%) Degree
2 19 (3.68%) PhD
3 17 (3.29%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 10 (1.94%) ISEB
5 8 (1.55%) CBAP
6 6 (1.16%) ACCA
6 6 (1.16%) MCP
6 6 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (1.16%) PMI Certification
6 6 (1.16%) Postgraduate
7 5 (0.97%) MBA
8 4 (0.78%) CIMA
9 2 (0.39%) CITP
9 2 (0.39%) ICAEW
9 2 (0.39%) PMP
9 2 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (0.39%) SAS Certification
9 2 (0.39%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.39%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.19%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (4.46%) QA
2 15 (2.91%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.78%) SLA
4 2 (0.39%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.19%) Actionable Recommendations
5 1 (0.19%) CRD IV
5 1 (0.19%) GxP
5 1 (0.19%) PMBOK
5 1 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (0.39%) Virtual Machines
1 2 (0.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.19%) Puppet
Vendors
1 59 (11.43%) Microsoft
2 31 (6.01%) Oracle
3 20 (3.88%) Tableau
4 19 (3.68%) Google
4 19 (3.68%) SAP
5 12 (2.33%) Adobe
6 9 (1.74%) Salesforce.com
7 8 (1.55%) Mitel
7 8 (1.55%) Omniture
8 7 (1.36%) Apple
9 5 (0.97%) BT
9 5 (0.97%) iManage
9 5 (0.97%) Informatica
9 5 (0.97%) SunGard
9 5 (0.97%) Talend
10 4 (0.78%) AxSys
10 4 (0.78%) BISAM
10 4 (0.78%) Biton
10 4 (0.78%) Eze Castle Integration
10 4 (0.78%) Eze Software Group
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