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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Economics
Rank 695 590 628
Rank change year-on-year
-105 +38
Permanent jobs citing Economics 206 335 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.29% 0.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.46% 0.75% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 173 219 208
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,300 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £80,000 £71,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,750 £38,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -14.44%

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
45255 44660 43197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.88% 38.87% 40.67%
Number of salaries quoted 36247 34744 34875
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 -89 198 £55,000 +10.00% 52
London -50 130 £60,000 +2.56% 23
South East +33 52 £50,000 +21.21% 10
City of London -28 17 £43,000 -38.57% 4
Middlesex +18 16 £65,000 +44.44%
Berkshire +16 15 £47,500 - 5
Buckinghamshire -15 7 £22,000 -41.33% 2
Hampshire - 7 £50,000 -
Surrey +1 6 £32,250 -38.57%
Reading -5 6 £52,500 - 1
Scotland -8 6 £42,500 +63.46% 2
Basingstoke - 6 £50,000 -
East Midlands 0 5 £32,500 - 2
Nottinghamshire -8 5 £32,500 - 1
North West -28 5 £26,500 -29.33% 4
Nottingham -1 4 £30,000 - 1
Milton Keynes -15 4 £21,625 -42.33% 1
Glasgow - 4 - -
Bromley +25 2 £29,000 -17.14%
East of England -2 2 £50,500 +62.90%
Manchester -6 2 £25,750 -48.50% 4
South West -14 2 £37,750 +51.00% 4
Merseyside - 2 - -
Maidenhead - 2 £52,500 -
Southport - 2 - -
Staines - 2 £23,250 -
Windsor - 2 £70,000 - 2
Feltham - 2 - -
Bedfordshire +11 1 £33,500 -41.73%
Cambridgeshire +10 1 £67,500 +50.00%

Economics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 342 (78.44%) Degree
2 204 (46.79%) Mathematics
3 199 (45.64%) Finance
4 188 (43.12%) Analytical Skills
5 185 (42.43%) Analytics
6 178 (40.83%) SQL
7 161 (36.93%) Statistics
8 119 (27.29%) Computer Science
9 115 (26.38%) Marketing
10 111 (25.46%) SAS
11 106 (24.31%) Project Management
12 95 (21.79%) Business Intelligence
13 71 (16.28%) SPSS
14 70 (16.06%) Retail
15 67 (15.37%) SAP
16 64 (14.68%) Banking
17 63 (14.45%) Data Analysis
17 63 (14.45%) R
18 56 (12.84%) Physics
19 55 (12.61%) Tableau
20 54 (12.39%) Business Analysis
20 54 (12.39%) MS Excel
21 53 (12.16%) Python
21 53 (12.16%) Agile Software Development
22 51 (11.70%) VBA
22 51 (11.70%) Big Data
23 48 (11.01%) Visualisation
24 46 (10.55%) Java
24 46 (10.55%) Data Mining
25 43 (9.86%) Microsoft

Economics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 (25.46%) SAS
2 14 (3.21%) Apache Pig
3 5 (1.15%) SharePoint
4 4 (0.92%) Apache Spark
5 3 (0.69%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (0.69%) K2 blackpearl
5 3 (0.69%) CMS
5 3 (0.69%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (0.46%) NetWeaver
6 2 (0.46%) IIS
6 2 (0.46%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.23%) Apache
7 1 (0.23%) Drupal
7 1 (0.23%) Confluence
Applications
1 71 (16.28%) SPSS
2 54 (12.39%) MS Excel
3 34 (7.80%) MS Office
3 34 (7.80%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (1.61%) Stata
5 6 (1.38%) PowerPivot
5 6 (1.38%) CPLEX
6 4 (0.92%) GNU Octave
6 4 (0.92%) Vensim
7 3 (0.69%) MS Visio
7 3 (0.69%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.46%) MS Project
8 2 (0.46%) Simulink
9 1 (0.23%) FastStats
9 1 (0.23%) Weka
Business Applications
1 27 (6.19%) HiInvest
1 27 (6.19%) HiPerformance
1 27 (6.19%) HiPortfolio
1 27 (6.19%) Decalog
1 27 (6.19%) LongView
1 27 (6.19%) LatentZero
1 27 (6.19%) MultiFonds
1 27 (6.19%) Front Arena
1 27 (6.19%) Beauchamp
1 27 (6.19%) PORTIA
1 27 (6.19%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
1 27 (6.19%) Advent Moxy
1 27 (6.19%) Markit EDM
1 27 (6.19%) thinkFolio
1 27 (6.19%) Eagle PACE
2 13 (2.98%) SAP WM
3 12 (2.75%) SAP PM
4 8 (1.83%) SAP InfiniteInsight
5 6 (1.38%) SAP AFS
6 5 (1.15%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.75%) Google Analytics
2 5 (1.15%) Office 365
3 3 (0.69%) Adobe Analytics
4 2 (0.46%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.23%) PaaS
5 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.52%) Internet
2 6 (1.38%) Broadband
2 6 (1.38%) WebEx
3 3 (0.69%) Wireless
3 3 (0.69%) Kerberos
4 2 (0.46%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (0.46%) WAN
4 2 (0.46%) SAN
5 1 (0.23%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.23%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (11.70%) Big Data
2 46 (10.55%) Data Mining
3 37 (8.49%) QlikView
4 36 (8.26%) Hadoop
5 29 (6.65%) Data Warehouse
6 26 (5.96%) SQL Server
7 15 (3.44%) Relational Database
8 13 (2.98%) Apache Hive
8 13 (2.98%) Base SAS
8 13 (2.98%) BusinessObjects
9 12 (2.75%) Apache Cassandra
10 10 (2.29%) Oracle Database
10 10 (2.29%) OLAP
11 9 (2.06%) Data Mart
11 9 (2.06%) NoSQL
12 8 (1.83%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
13 7 (1.61%) SAS Enterprise Miner
13 7 (1.61%) Text Mining
14 4 (0.92%) Spotfire
14 4 (0.92%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 5 (1.15%) JIRA
2 2 (0.46%) Fiddler
2 2 (0.46%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.23%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.23%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.23%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.23%) Rational Rose
General
1 199 (45.64%) Finance
2 115 (26.38%) Marketing
3 70 (16.06%) Retail
4 64 (14.68%) Banking
5 38 (8.72%) Investment Banking
6 31 (7.11%) Telecoms
6 31 (7.11%) Manufacturing
7 18 (4.13%) Front Office
8 12 (2.75%) Legal
9 11 (2.52%) Pharmaceutical
9 11 (2.52%) Automotive
10 10 (2.29%) Aerospace
11 8 (1.83%) Law
11 8 (1.83%) Games
12 6 (1.38%) Financial Institution
12 6 (1.38%) Back Office
13 5 (1.15%) Billing
14 4 (0.92%) Advertising
14 4 (0.92%) German Language
15 3 (0.69%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 174 (39.91%) Analyst
2 69 (15.83%) Consultant
3 53 (12.16%) Business Analyst
4 46 (10.55%) Data Analyst
5 35 (8.03%) Graduate
5 35 (8.03%) Data Scientist
6 33 (7.57%) Developer
7 30 (6.88%) Architect
8 27 (6.19%) Solutions Architect
9 21 (4.82%) Senior Analyst
9 21 (4.82%) Functional Consultant
10 18 (4.13%) SAP Consultant
10 18 (4.13%) Insight Analyst
11 15 (3.44%) Senior Consultant
12 14 (3.21%) SAP Functional Consultant
13 12 (2.75%) Programmer
14 10 (2.29%) Senior Functional Consultant
15 9 (2.06%) Data Consultant
16 8 (1.83%) Java/J2EE Developer
16 8 (1.83%) Web Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (5.50%) .NET
2 13 (2.98%) HTML
3 11 (2.52%) CSS
4 8 (1.83%) J2EE
4 8 (1.83%) Struts
4 8 (1.83%) Spring
4 8 (1.83%) Struts2
5 6 (1.38%) D3.js
6 5 (1.15%) XMPP
6 5 (1.15%) ASP.NET
7 4 (0.92%) XML
7 4 (0.92%) FIX Protocol
8 3 (0.69%) jQuery
8 3 (0.69%) Windows SharePoint Services
8 3 (0.69%) Web Services
9 2 (0.46%) STL
9 2 (0.46%) BREW
9 2 (0.46%) JNI
9 2 (0.46%) Natural Language Processing
9 2 (0.46%) scikit-learn
Miscellaneous
1 204 (46.79%) Mathematics
2 188 (43.12%) Analytical Skills
3 161 (36.93%) Statistics
4 119 (27.29%) Computer Science
5 56 (12.84%) Physics
6 48 (11.01%) Visualisation
7 32 (7.34%) Algorithms
8 31 (7.11%) Psychology
9 22 (5.05%) Management Information System
10 17 (3.90%) Derivative
11 16 (3.67%) Digital Media
12 13 (2.98%) Social Media
13 12 (2.75%) Applied Mathematics
14 11 (2.52%) Data Extraction
15 10 (2.29%) Neural Network
16 9 (2.06%) Chemistry
16 9 (2.06%) Hedge funds
17 8 (1.83%) Data Integration
17 8 (1.83%) Credit Risk
17 8 (1.83%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 18 (4.13%) Linux
2 16 (3.67%) UNIX
3 10 (2.29%) Windows
4 1 (0.23%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 185 (42.43%) Analytics
2 106 (24.31%) Project Management
3 95 (21.79%) Business Intelligence
4 63 (14.45%) Data Analysis
5 54 (12.39%) Business Analysis
6 53 (12.16%) Agile Software Development
7 42 (9.63%) Operations Research
8 37 (8.49%) Asset Management
9 36 (8.26%) Data Analytics
10 33 (7.57%) Investment Management
11 32 (7.34%) Data Modelling
12 29 (6.65%) Statistical Modelling
12 29 (6.65%) Predictive Modelling
13 26 (5.96%) Predictive Analytics
13 26 (5.96%) BPR
14 23 (5.28%) Statistical Analysis
15 22 (5.05%) Software Engineering
16 20 (4.59%) Logistics
16 20 (4.59%) Risk Management
16 20 (4.59%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 178 (40.83%) SQL
2 63 (14.45%) R
3 53 (12.16%) Python
4 51 (11.70%) VBA
5 46 (10.55%) Java
6 33 (7.57%) C++
7 29 (6.65%) C#
8 16 (3.67%) PL/SQL
9 12 (2.75%) Perl
9 12 (2.75%) MATLAB
10 11 (2.52%) JavaScript
11 10 (2.29%) Scala
12 8 (1.83%) VB.NET
13 6 (1.38%) C
13 6 (1.38%) Ruby
14 5 (1.15%) VB
15 4 (0.92%) Clojure
16 2 (0.46%) Shell Script
16 2 (0.46%) ABAP
16 2 (0.46%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 342 (78.44%) Degree
2 20 (4.59%) PhD
2 20 (4.59%) Security Cleared
3 16 (3.67%) DV Cleared
4 13 (2.98%) MBA
5 10 (2.29%) Postgraduate
5 10 (2.29%) CIMA
6 6 (1.38%) CISA
6 6 (1.38%) CISM
7 4 (0.92%) CFA
8 3 (0.69%) CISMP
8 3 (0.69%) PMI Certification
8 3 (0.69%) CISSP
8 3 (0.69%) SC Cleared
8 3 (0.69%) APMP
9 2 (0.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (0.46%) PMP
9 2 (0.46%) ISEB
9 2 (0.46%) ACCA
9 2 (0.46%) ICAEW
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (9.86%) QA
2 4 (0.92%) Basel II
3 3 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.69%) COBIT
3 3 (0.69%) MiFID
3 3 (0.69%) SLA
3 3 (0.69%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.69%) EMIR
3 3 (0.69%) Dodd-Frank
4 2 (0.46%) AIFMD
4 2 (0.46%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.23%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.23%) PMBOK
System Software
1 3 (0.69%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.23%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (0.46%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (0.23%) ZABBIX
2 1 (0.23%) Puppet
2 1 (0.23%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.23%) Graphite
2 1 (0.23%) OPNET
Vendors
1 67 (15.37%) SAP
2 55 (12.61%) Tableau
3 43 (9.86%) Microsoft
4 29 (6.65%) Oracle
5 28 (6.42%) SunGard
5 28 (6.42%) Charles River
6 27 (6.19%) StatPro
6 27 (6.19%) Linedata
6 27 (6.19%) IGEFI
6 27 (6.19%) SimCorp
6 27 (6.19%) Misys
6 27 (6.19%) Fidessa
6 27 (6.19%) Advent
6 27 (6.19%) RIMES
6 27 (6.19%) BI-SAM
7 14 (3.21%) IBM
8 12 (2.75%) Google
9 11 (2.52%) Salesforce.com
10 7 (1.61%) Adobe
10 7 (1.61%) Cognos
South East
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 hours ago
Windsor, Berkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + OTE £35,000 2nd Year OTE £50,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000-£55,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35-55K
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35-55K
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35-55K
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35-55K
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35-55K
Posted: 3 days ago
West Sussex
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £80,000 plus outstanding package
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £55,000 plus outstanding package
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £55,000 plus outstanding package
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £55,000 plus outstanding package
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £55,000 plus outstanding package
Posted: 4 days ago
Windsor, Berkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 basic + £5,000 car allowance + 40% bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus excellent bens and bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum + 30% bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago