The first 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Economics
Rank 182 190 191
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +1
Permanent jobs citing Economics 15 12 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.30% 0.24% 0.043%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.22% 1.02% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 2
Average salary £47,500 £38,750 £67,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.58% -42.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £44,600
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,000 £89,400
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +15.38%
Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1232 1177 1131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 24.91% 23.50% 24.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1037 1006 935
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Economics
England

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
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Vacancies
Birmingham - 10 £47,500 - 2
Solihull - 4 - -
Coventry +4 1 - -
Economics
England

Economics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 39 (70.91%) Finance
2 38 (69.09%) Degree
3 35 (63.64%) Computer Science
4 33 (60.00%) QA
5 32 (58.18%) Business Analysis
6 21 (38.18%) MS Office
7 17 (30.91%) Marketing
7 17 (30.91%) Data Analysis
8 16 (29.09%) SuccessFactors
9 11 (20.00%) Product Marketing
10 10 (18.18%) Data Modelling
10 10 (18.18%) Data Cleansing
11 8 (14.55%) Mathematics
12 7 (12.73%) Statistics
12 7 (12.73%) Banking
13 6 (10.91%) Investment Banking
13 6 (10.91%) Quality Management
14 5 (9.09%) Migration
14 5 (9.09%) Content Management
14 5 (9.09%) Document Management
14 5 (9.09%) Data Migration
15 4 (7.27%) Financial Analysis
15 4 (7.27%) Time Management
15 4 (7.27%) Blog
15 4 (7.27%) Quantitative Analysis
15 4 (7.27%) Retail
15 4 (7.27%) Benchmarking
16 3 (5.45%) Project Management
17 2 (3.64%) Statistical Analysis
17 2 (3.64%) Capita

Economics
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 1 (1.82%) SAS
Applications
1 21 (38.18%) MS Office
2 2 (3.64%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (3.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (1.82%) SAP FI
1 1 (1.82%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 16 (29.09%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.82%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.82%) OLAP
1 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 39 (70.91%) Finance
2 17 (30.91%) Marketing
3 7 (12.73%) Banking
4 6 (10.91%) Investment Banking
5 4 (7.27%) Retail
6 2 (3.64%) Front Office
7 1 (1.82%) Legal
Job Titles
1 40 (72.73%) Analyst
2 32 (58.18%) Business Analyst
3 27 (49.09%) Financial Business Analyst
3 27 (49.09%) Financial Services Business Analyst
4 11 (20.00%) Product Manager
4 11 (20.00%) Data Analyst
5 6 (10.91%) Banking Business Analyst
5 6 (10.91%) Senior Product Manager
5 6 (10.91%) Senior Manager
6 5 (9.09%) Development Manager
6 5 (9.09%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
6 5 (9.09%) Product Development Manager
7 3 (5.45%) Lead Business Analyst
8 2 (3.64%) Research Analyst
9 1 (1.82%) Consultant
9 1 (1.82%) Senior Analyst
9 1 (1.82%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
9 1 (1.82%) SAP Consultant
9 1 (1.82%) Developer
9 1 (1.82%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 35 (63.64%) Computer Science
2 8 (14.55%) Mathematics
3 7 (12.73%) Statistics
4 4 (7.27%) Blog
5 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.82%) Derivative
5 1 (1.82%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (58.18%) Business Analysis
2 17 (30.91%) Data Analysis
3 11 (20.00%) Product Marketing
4 10 (18.18%) Data Modelling
4 10 (18.18%) Data Cleansing
5 6 (10.91%) Quality Management
6 5 (9.09%) Migration
6 5 (9.09%) Content Management
6 5 (9.09%) Document Management
6 5 (9.09%) Data Migration
7 4 (7.27%) Financial Analysis
7 4 (7.27%) Time Management
7 4 (7.27%) Quantitative Analysis
7 4 (7.27%) Benchmarking
8 3 (5.45%) Project Management
9 2 (3.64%) Statistical Analysis
9 2 (3.64%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (3.64%) CRM
9 2 (3.64%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (3.64%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.64%) SQL
2 1 (1.82%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 38 (69.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (60.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (3.64%) Capita
1 2 (3.64%) SAP
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