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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Economics
Rank 200 191 195
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +4
Permanent jobs citing Economics 22 13 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.38% 0.24% 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.28% 0.74% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 21 13 2
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -54.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £38,500 £81,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,100 £89,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,000 £31,250
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +18.40%
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
1718 1760 1388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 29.89% 33.10% 29.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1445 1479 1200
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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
(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
Coventry -2 11 £40,000 +8.10% 1
Birmingham -16 9 £52,500 +29.62%
Warwickshire - 2 £43,000 - 1
Economics
England

Economics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 41 (95.35%) Degree
2 23 (53.49%) Finance
3 19 (44.19%) Data Analysis
4 18 (41.86%) Computer Science
5 16 (37.21%) QA
5 16 (37.21%) Analytical Skills
6 15 (34.88%) Business Analysis
7 14 (32.56%) MS Office
8 10 (23.26%) Mathematics
8 10 (23.26%) Statistics
9 9 (20.93%) SuccessFactors
10 8 (18.60%) Google
10 8 (18.60%) WebTrends
11 7 (16.28%) Benchmarking
11 7 (16.28%) Legal
11 7 (16.28%) MySQL
11 7 (16.28%) E-Commerce
11 7 (16.28%) Web Analytics
11 7 (16.28%) Web Development
11 7 (16.28%) Customer Segmentation
11 7 (16.28%) Line Management
11 7 (16.28%) Visualisation
11 7 (16.28%) Statistical Modelling
11 7 (16.28%) Analytics
11 7 (16.28%) Google Analytics
11 7 (16.28%) Time Management
11 7 (16.28%) Data Visualisation
11 7 (16.28%) Physics
11 7 (16.28%) User Experience
12 6 (13.95%) Credit Risk

Economics
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 (2.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.33%) SAS
Applications
1 14 (32.56%) MS Office
2 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.33%) SPSS
2 1 (2.33%) Stata
2 1 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.33%) PowerPivot
2 1 (2.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (18.60%) WebTrends
2 7 (16.28%) Google Analytics
3 1 (2.33%) SAP SD
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle HRMS
Cloud Services
1 9 (20.93%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.28%) MySQL
2 2 (4.65%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.33%) OLAP
3 1 (2.33%) SAP BW
3 1 (2.33%) SAP BI
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.33%) SAP HANA
General
1 23 (53.49%) Finance
2 7 (16.28%) Legal
3 4 (9.30%) Banking
3 4 (9.30%) Retail
4 2 (4.65%) Investment Banking
4 2 (4.65%) Marketing
4 2 (4.65%) Front Office
4 2 (4.65%) Law
5 1 (2.33%) Automotive
5 1 (2.33%) French Language
5 1 (2.33%) German Language
5 1 (2.33%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 31 (72.09%) Analyst
2 15 (34.88%) Business Analyst
3 11 (25.58%) Market Analyst
4 7 (16.28%) Senior Analyst
5 6 (13.95%) Financial Business Analyst
5 6 (13.95%) Financial Services Business Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) Lead Business Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) Risk Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Credit Risk Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) MI Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Data Analyst
8 1 (2.33%) SAP Consultant
8 1 (2.33%) Delivery Manager
8 1 (2.33%) Architect
8 1 (2.33%) Consultant
8 1 (2.33%) Business Intelligence Consultant
8 1 (2.33%) Banking Business Analyst
8 1 (2.33%) SAP Manager
8 1 (2.33%) SAP Architect
Miscellaneous
1 18 (41.86%) Computer Science
2 16 (37.21%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (23.26%) Statistics
3 10 (23.26%) Mathematics
4 7 (16.28%) Physics
4 7 (16.28%) Visualisation
4 7 (16.28%) User Experience
5 6 (13.95%) Credit Risk
6 2 (4.65%) Market Risk
6 2 (4.65%) Data Extraction
6 2 (4.65%) Management Information System
6 2 (4.65%) Derivative
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (44.19%) Data Analysis
2 15 (34.88%) Business Analysis
3 7 (16.28%) Web Analytics
3 7 (16.28%) E-Commerce
3 7 (16.28%) Benchmarking
3 7 (16.28%) Web Development
3 7 (16.28%) Time Management
3 7 (16.28%) Data Visualisation
3 7 (16.28%) Statistical Modelling
3 7 (16.28%) Analytics
3 7 (16.28%) Customer Segmentation
3 7 (16.28%) Line Management
4 5 (11.63%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (9.30%) Project Management
5 4 (9.30%) Quality Management
5 4 (9.30%) GAP Analysis
6 3 (6.98%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (4.65%) Content Management
7 2 (4.65%) Document Management
8 1 (2.33%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.98%) SQL
2 1 (2.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 41 (95.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (37.21%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (18.60%) Google
2 2 (4.65%) SAP
3 1 (2.33%) Cognos
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.33%) Omniture
3 1 (2.33%) DoubleClick
3 1 (2.33%) Tableau
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle
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