The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Economics in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. 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 206 209 162
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -47
Permanent jobs citing Economics 19 7 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.34% 0.14% 0.77%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.99% 0.42% 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 22
Average salary £29,000 £36,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.44% -31.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £33,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £40,000 £67,550
UK excluding London average salary £53,750 £40,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+34.37% -23.80%
Economics
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1922 1667 1469
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 34.10% 32.91% 34.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1498 1429 1189
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Economics
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Economics across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Economics Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Economics
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Economics across the West Midlands region.

Economics Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Economics
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Economics across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Economics Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Economics
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Economics within the West Midlands region 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
Birmingham - 9 £29,000 - 2
Dudley - 5 £25,000 -
Coventry -7 2 £60,000 +57.89%
Economics
England

Economics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 16 (50.00%) Degree
2 12 (37.50%) Mathematics
3 9 (28.13%) Statistics
3 9 (28.13%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (28.13%) Linux
3 9 (28.13%) Data Mining
3 9 (28.13%) Middleware
4 8 (25.00%) Unix
4 8 (25.00%) SQL
4 8 (25.00%) Finance
4 8 (25.00%) Analytics
5 7 (21.88%) Private Cloud
5 7 (21.88%) Marketing
5 7 (21.88%) Load Balancing
5 7 (21.88%) Incident Management
5 7 (21.88%) SOA
5 7 (21.88%) Service Management
5 7 (21.88%) Service Delivery
5 7 (21.88%) Firewall
5 7 (21.88%) ITSM
5 7 (21.88%) Wi-Fi
5 7 (21.88%) Windows
5 7 (21.88%) ITIL
5 7 (21.88%) MCP
5 7 (21.88%) SLA
5 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
5 7 (21.88%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (21.88%) A+ Certification
5 7 (21.88%) SAN
5 7 (21.88%) Mac OS X

Economics
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 5 (15.63%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (12.50%) SAS
3 1 (3.13%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Spreadsheet
2 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.63%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.88%) Firewall
1 7 (21.88%) LAN
1 7 (21.88%) SAN
1 7 (21.88%) Wi-Fi
1 7 (21.88%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (28.13%) Data Mining
2 5 (15.63%) Couchbase
3 4 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (9.38%) Data Mart
4 3 (9.38%) QlikView
5 1 (3.13%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (3.13%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 1 (3.13%) OLAP
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (3.13%) SAP BW
5 1 (3.13%) SAP HANA
General
1 8 (25.00%) Finance
2 7 (21.88%) Marketing
3 5 (15.63%) Games
3 5 (15.63%) Retail
4 3 (9.38%) Electronics
4 3 (9.38%) Manufacturing
5 2 (6.25%) Aerospace
5 2 (6.25%) Automotive
5 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
6 1 (3.13%) Legal
6 1 (3.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 17 (53.13%) Analyst
2 7 (21.88%) Senior Analyst
2 7 (21.88%) Service Analyst
2 7 (21.88%) Service Desk Analyst
3 6 (18.75%) Data Analyst
4 5 (15.63%) Commercial Manager
5 4 (12.50%) Graduate
5 4 (12.50%) SAS Analyst
5 4 (12.50%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Graduate Sales Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Sales Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Senior SAS Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Service Desk Team Leader
6 3 (9.38%) Team Leader
7 2 (6.25%) Administrator
7 2 (6.25%) Architect
7 2 (6.25%) Software Architect
7 2 (6.25%) SysML Architect
8 1 (3.13%) Programme Manager
8 1 (3.13%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (28.13%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (37.50%) Mathematics
2 9 (28.13%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (28.13%) Statistics
3 7 (21.88%) Private Cloud
4 6 (18.75%) Computer Science
5 5 (15.63%) Data Centre
5 5 (15.63%) Management Information System
5 5 (15.63%) Mobile Games
6 3 (9.38%) Data Extraction
6 3 (9.38%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 9 (28.13%) Linux
2 8 (25.00%) Unix
3 7 (21.88%) Mac OS X
3 7 (21.88%) MVS
3 7 (21.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.00%) Analytics
2 7 (21.88%) Incident Management
2 7 (21.88%) ITIL
2 7 (21.88%) ITSM
2 7 (21.88%) Load Balancing
2 7 (21.88%) Service Delivery
2 7 (21.88%) Service Management
2 7 (21.88%) SOA
3 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (18.75%) Project Management
4 5 (15.63%) Agile Project Management
4 5 (15.63%) Data Analytics
4 5 (15.63%) DNA
4 5 (15.63%) Financial Modelling
4 5 (15.63%) Product Management
4 5 (15.63%) Statistical Analysis
4 5 (15.63%) Supplier Management
5 4 (12.50%) Validation
5 4 (12.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (6.25%) C
2 2 (6.25%) C++
2 2 (6.25%) Java
3 1 (3.13%) ABAP
3 1 (3.13%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (50.00%) Degree
2 7 (21.88%) A+ Certification
2 7 (21.88%) MCP
2 7 (21.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (15.63%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.88%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
2 5 (15.63%) Google
3 3 (9.38%) Tableau
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle
4 1 (3.13%) SAP
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Quant Capital
Salary: up to £45,000 per year
Posted: 7 days ago
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Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago