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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Economics
Rank 690 730 711
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -19
Permanent jobs citing Economics 264 215 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.26% 0.20% 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.61% 0.50% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 205 158 166
Average salary £52,500 £53,750 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.32% +2.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £25,763 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £82,500 £80,950
UK excluding London average salary £53,750 £40,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+34.37% -23.80%

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
43024 42844 42841
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 42.48% 40.20% 40.78%
Number of salaries quoted 34485 34681 33423
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 9 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Economics within the UK over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(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 +75 250 £52,500 -4.54% 47
London +27 146 £52,500 -12.50% 34
South East +41 54 £60,000 +41.17% 1
City of London +70 38 £55,000 -5.98% 7
West Midlands +3 19 £29,000 -19.44% 2
Berkshire +7 18 £57,500 -34.28% 1
East of England +3 13 £21,000 -62.66% 6
Middlesex - 11 £65,000 -
South West +3 10 £65,000 +85.71% 1
Reading +14 9 £57,500 -36.11%
Swindon - 9 £65,000 -
Wiltshire - 9 £65,000 -
Birmingham - 9 £29,000 - 2
Cambridgeshire +7 8 £21,000 - 1
Cambridge +2 8 £21,000 - 1
Hampshire - 7 £62,500 -
Surrey +14 6 £67,500 +8.00%
North West +12 6 £25,000 -62.96% 1
Southampton - 6 £62,500 -
Manchester +16 5 £25,000 +11.11% 1
Edinburgh +2 5 £41,375 +8.88% 2
Scotland -4 5 £41,375 +8.88% 2
Dudley - 5 £25,000 -
Maidenhead - 5 £60,000 -
Barnet - 5 £35,000 -
Hertfordshire +5 4 £22,500 -62.50%
Camberley - 4 £67,500 -
Gatwick - 4 £67,500 -
West Sussex - 4 £67,500 -
East Sussex - 4 £50,000 -

Economics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

1 326 (60.82%) Degree
2 230 (42.91%) Finance
3 222 (41.42%) Analytical Skills
4 201 (37.50%) Mathematics
5 184 (34.33%) Analytics
6 154 (28.73%) Statistics
7 143 (26.68%) SQL
8 121 (22.57%) Project Management
9 113 (21.08%) Computer Science
10 101 (18.84%) Marketing
11 96 (17.91%) Business Intelligence
12 85 (15.86%) SAP
13 68 (12.69%) SAS
14 66 (12.31%) Big Data
15 64 (11.94%) Data Mining
16 63 (11.75%) Banking
17 57 (10.63%) Python
18 56 (10.45%) Retail
19 55 (10.26%) Change Management
20 54 (10.07%) R
21 48 (8.96%) Microsoft
22 45 (8.40%) Data Warehouse
23 44 (8.21%) Manufacturing
23 44 (8.21%) Agile Software Development
23 44 (8.21%) Physics
24 42 (7.84%) PRINCE2
24 42 (7.84%) C++
25 41 (7.65%) Management Information System
26 40 (7.46%) Predictive Analytics
27 39 (7.28%) MS Excel

Economics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 68 (12.69%) SAS
2 6 (1.12%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (0.37%) NetWeaver
4 1 (0.19%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.19%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.19%) nginx
4 1 (0.19%) Node.js
4 1 (0.19%) SharePoint
Applications
1 39 (7.28%) MS Excel
2 37 (6.90%) SPSS
3 32 (5.97%) MS Office
4 26 (4.85%) MS PowerPoint
5 12 (2.24%) EViews
6 8 (1.49%) Stata
7 6 (1.12%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.37%) GNU Octave
9 1 (0.19%) Mathematica
9 1 (0.19%) MS Visio
9 1 (0.19%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 26 (4.85%) Advent Moxy
1 26 (4.85%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
1 26 (4.85%) Beauchamp
1 26 (4.85%) Decalog
1 26 (4.85%) Eagle PACE
1 26 (4.85%) Eze OMS
1 26 (4.85%) Front Arena
1 26 (4.85%) Hi Portfolio
1 26 (4.85%) HiInvest
1 26 (4.85%) LatentZero
1 26 (4.85%) LongView
1 26 (4.85%) Markit EDM
1 26 (4.85%) MultiFonds
1 26 (4.85%) Odyssey Triple'A Plus
1 26 (4.85%) PORTIA
1 26 (4.85%) thinkFolio
1 26 (4.85%) Tradar
2 16 (2.99%) SAP PM
3 13 (2.43%) SAP WM
4 8 (1.49%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 24 (4.48%) Google Analytics
2 9 (1.68%) SaaS
3 3 (0.56%) SuccessFactors
4 2 (0.37%) Adobe Analytics
4 2 (0.37%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.37%) IaaS
4 2 (0.37%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.37%) PaaS
5 1 (0.19%) GitHub
5 1 (0.19%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 31 (5.78%) Internet
2 14 (2.61%) SAN
3 13 (2.43%) Wi-Fi
4 11 (2.05%) LAN
4 11 (2.05%) WLAN
5 8 (1.49%) Firewall
6 6 (1.12%) Broadband
7 3 (0.56%) Intranet
7 3 (0.56%) SMS
8 2 (0.37%) WAN
8 2 (0.37%) Wireless
9 1 (0.19%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (12.31%) Big Data
2 64 (11.94%) Data Mining
3 45 (8.40%) Data Warehouse
4 33 (6.16%) SQL Server
5 22 (4.10%) Hadoop
6 20 (3.73%) NoSQL
7 18 (3.36%) SAP HANA
8 17 (3.17%) QlikView
9 14 (2.61%) Apache Cassandra
10 12 (2.24%) BusinessObjects
10 12 (2.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 11 (2.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 10 (1.87%) GIS
13 9 (1.68%) Data Mart
13 9 (1.68%) MySQL
13 9 (1.68%) Oracle Database
14 8 (1.49%) OLAP
14 8 (1.49%) Oracle Reports
14 8 (1.49%) Relational Database
14 8 (1.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (1.12%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 4 (0.75%) ERwin
2 4 (0.75%) Visual Studio
3 3 (0.56%) Git (software)
3 3 (0.56%) JIRA
4 2 (0.37%) Moq
5 1 (0.19%) Grunt
5 1 (0.19%) PHPUnit
General
1 230 (42.91%) Finance
2 101 (18.84%) Marketing
3 63 (11.75%) Banking
4 56 (10.45%) Retail
5 44 (8.21%) Manufacturing
6 36 (6.72%) Investment Banking
7 31 (5.78%) Games
8 27 (5.04%) Telecoms
9 21 (3.92%) Front Office
10 20 (3.73%) Legal
11 16 (2.99%) Financial Institution
12 10 (1.87%) Billing
13 9 (1.68%) Retail Banking
14 7 (1.31%) Electronics
15 6 (1.12%) German Language
15 6 (1.12%) Law
16 4 (0.75%) Multimedia
16 4 (0.75%) Spanish Language
17 3 (0.56%) Advertising
17 3 (0.56%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 184 (34.33%) Analyst
2 56 (10.45%) Data Analyst
3 52 (9.70%) Consultant
4 50 (9.33%) Developer
5 33 (6.16%) Architect
6 31 (5.78%) Graduate
7 30 (5.60%) Senior Analyst
8 28 (5.22%) Programme Manager
8 28 (5.22%) Senior Manager
9 27 (5.04%) Functional Consultant
9 27 (5.04%) SAP Consultant
10 26 (4.85%) Solutions Architect
11 25 (4.66%) Data Scientist
11 25 (4.66%) SAP Functional Consultant
12 23 (4.29%) C++ Developer
13 21 (3.92%) Applications Developer
13 21 (3.92%) C++ Applications Developer
14 18 (3.36%) Business Analyst
14 18 (3.36%) E-Commerce Analyst
15 17 (3.17%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (3.92%) STL
2 18 (3.36%) Middleware
3 17 (3.17%) HTML
4 10 (1.87%) .NET
5 8 (1.49%) CSS
6 4 (0.75%) jQuery
6 4 (0.75%) JSON
6 4 (0.75%) MDX
6 4 (0.75%) REST
6 4 (0.75%) XML
7 3 (0.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (0.37%) AngularJS
8 2 (0.37%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (0.37%) CSS3
8 2 (0.37%) Entity Framework
8 2 (0.37%) HTML5
8 2 (0.37%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (0.37%) Laravel
8 2 (0.37%) PostGIS
8 2 (0.37%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 222 (41.42%) Analytical Skills
2 201 (37.50%) Mathematics
3 154 (28.73%) Statistics
4 113 (21.08%) Computer Science
5 44 (8.21%) Physics
6 41 (7.65%) Management Information System
7 27 (5.04%) Fixed Income
8 25 (4.66%) Derivative
8 25 (4.66%) Equities
8 25 (4.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 24 (4.48%) Smart Meter
10 21 (3.92%) Visualisation
11 19 (3.54%) Algorithms
12 13 (2.43%) Psychology
13 12 (2.24%) Data Centre
13 12 (2.24%) Private Cloud
14 11 (2.05%) Data Structures
14 11 (2.05%) Driving Licence
15 10 (1.87%) Credit Risk
15 10 (1.87%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 32 (5.97%) Unix
2 24 (4.48%) Linux
3 9 (1.68%) Windows
4 7 (1.31%) Mac OS X
4 7 (1.31%) MVS
5 2 (0.37%) CentOS
6 1 (0.19%) Android
6 1 (0.19%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 184 (34.33%) Analytics
2 121 (22.57%) Project Management
3 96 (17.91%) Business Intelligence
4 55 (10.26%) Change Management
5 44 (8.21%) Agile Software Development
6 42 (7.84%) PRINCE2
7 40 (7.46%) Predictive Analytics
8 39 (7.28%) Data Modelling
9 36 (6.72%) Data Analysis
10 35 (6.53%) Asset Management
11 34 (6.34%) ITIL
11 34 (6.34%) Programme Management
12 32 (5.97%) E-Commerce
12 32 (5.97%) Investment Management
13 31 (5.78%) Operations Research
14 30 (5.60%) Translating Business Requirements
15 28 (5.22%) BPR
15 28 (5.22%) Statistical Analysis
16 26 (4.85%) Software Engineering
17 25 (4.66%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 143 (26.68%) SQL
2 57 (10.63%) Python
3 54 (10.07%) R
4 42 (7.84%) C++
5 38 (7.09%) VBA
6 32 (5.97%) Java
7 22 (4.10%) MATLAB
8 20 (3.73%) JavaScript
9 19 (3.54%) Perl
10 18 (3.36%) C
11 17 (3.17%) Scala
12 14 (2.61%) C#
13 12 (2.24%) T-SQL
14 11 (2.05%) PHP
15 8 (1.49%) VB
16 5 (0.93%) Bash Shell
16 5 (0.93%) PL/SQL
17 4 (0.75%) Shell Script
18 3 (0.56%) Ruby
19 2 (0.37%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 326 (60.82%) Degree
2 28 (5.22%) CITP
3 27 (5.04%) PMI Certification
4 25 (4.66%) PMP
5 24 (4.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 21 (3.92%) MBA
7 17 (3.17%) ACCA
7 17 (3.17%) CIMA
8 16 (2.99%) PhD
9 11 (2.05%) Microsoft Certification
10 9 (1.68%) ICAEW
10 9 (1.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 7 (1.31%) A+ Certification
11 7 (1.31%) MCP
11 7 (1.31%) Postgraduate
12 5 (0.93%) Six Sigma Black Belt
13 4 (0.75%) ISEB
13 4 (0.75%) MCDBA
13 4 (0.75%) SC Cleared
13 4 (0.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (6.72%) QA
2 24 (4.48%) ISO 9001
3 22 (4.10%) Data Quality
4 9 (1.68%) SLA
5 3 (0.56%) Basel II
System Software
1 1 (0.19%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (0.93%) OPNET
2 2 (0.37%) Graphite
2 2 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.37%) Puppet
2 2 (0.37%) ZABBIX
3 1 (0.19%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (0.19%) Linux-HA
Vendors
1 85 (15.86%) SAP
2 48 (8.96%) Microsoft
3 32 (5.97%) Oracle
4 29 (5.41%) Tableau
5 26 (4.85%) Advent
5 26 (4.85%) AxSys
5 26 (4.85%) BI-SAM
5 26 (4.85%) Biton
5 26 (4.85%) Charles River
5 26 (4.85%) Eze Castle Integration
5 26 (4.85%) Eze Software Group
5 26 (4.85%) Fidessa
5 26 (4.85%) IGEFI
5 26 (4.85%) Linedata
5 26 (4.85%) Misys
5 26 (4.85%) RIMES
5 26 (4.85%) SimCorp
5 26 (4.85%) StatPro
5 26 (4.85%) SunGard
6 24 (4.48%) Google
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Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Package + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £75K + Excellent Package + (150K OTE)
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London
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Salary: Market related
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Brentford, Middlesex
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Salary: £71,000 per annum inc. car allowance + other benefits as below
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London
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Salary: Competitive
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London
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Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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London
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
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City, London
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Salary: £16000 - £26000 plus lucrative commission structure
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London
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Salary: £55000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000-£55,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000-£55,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000-£55,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000-£55,000
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum
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Newbury, Berkshire
SLR Consultants
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City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum +bonus +benefits
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City, London
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Salary: £70000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + bonus (20%) + benefits
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Central London / West End
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
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North London
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North London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Annual Bonus, Car Allowance, Private
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North London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Annual Bonus, Private Healthcare, Pe
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Central London / West End
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