The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Economics in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Economics over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Economics
Rank 253 256 222
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -34
Permanent jobs citing Economics 4 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.054% 0.041% 0.087%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.18% 0.14% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 5
Average salary £27,500 £28,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.78% -23.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,550 £28,000 £34,600
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £33,600 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,641 £50,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-28.71% +33.33%
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 Yorkshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2181 2131 1843
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 29.30% 29.17% 31.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1723 1565 1477
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £51,050 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Economics
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Economics Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Economics
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Economics Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Economics
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Economics across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Economics Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Economics
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Economics within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
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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
West Yorkshire +1 4 £27,500 -21.42% 1
Economics
England

Economics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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 4 (80.00%) SAS
1 4 (80.00%) Statistics
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
1 4 (80.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (60.00%) R
2 3 (60.00%) Analytics
2 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (60.00%) Predictive Analytics
2 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (40.00%) Data Mining
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) Operations Research
3 2 (40.00%) SPSS
3 2 (40.00%) MATLAB
3 2 (40.00%) Neural Network
3 2 (40.00%) Visualisation
3 2 (40.00%) Predictive Modelling
4 1 (20.00%) Applied Mathematics
4 1 (20.00%) Physics
4 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (20.00%) Lua
4 1 (20.00%) Data Architecture
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) LAN
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (20.00%) Telecoms

Economics
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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 4 (80.00%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (40.00%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) Data Mining
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Sales Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) SAS Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Graduate Data Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Graduate
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Statistics
1 4 (80.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (40.00%) Neural Network
3 2 (40.00%) Visualisation
4 1 (20.00%) Applied Mathematics
4 1 (20.00%) Physics
4 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Predictive Analytics
1 3 (60.00%) Analytics
2 2 (40.00%) Predictive Modelling
2 2 (40.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (40.00%) Operations Research
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (20.00%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) R
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) MATLAB
3 1 (20.00%) Lua
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree