The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Economics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Economics over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Economics
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 123 132 -
Rank change year-on-year +9 -  
Permanent jobs citing Economics 2 12 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.11% 0.50% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.58% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Median salary £42,500 £22,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +93.18% -  
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £38,240 £35,641
% change year-on-year +3.29% +7.29%  

Economics is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1681 2082 1441
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 89.94% 87.15% 82.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1341 1583 1189
Median salary £45,000 £43,974 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.33% -0.05%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,622 £28,550
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Economics
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing Economics as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Economics in Birmingham

Economics
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Economics in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT jobs citing Economics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Economics.

1 6 (100.00%) Degree
2 3 (50.00%) Electronics
2 3 (50.00%) Driving Licence
2 3 (50.00%) Business Development
3 2 (33.33%) Automotive
3 2 (33.33%) Six Sigma
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (33.33%) Lean Six Sigma
3 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (16.67%) Fixed Income
4 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
4 1 (16.67%) Equities
4 1 (16.67%) Banking
4 1 (16.67%) Investment Banking
4 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Credit Risk
4 1 (16.67%) Market Risk
4 1 (16.67%) Risk Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (16.67%) Derivative
4 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (16.67%) QA
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) MS Office
4 1 (16.67%) Quality Management
4 1 (16.67%) Legal

Economics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (16.67%) MS Office
General
1 3 (50.00%) Electronics
2 2 (33.33%) Automotive
2 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (16.67%) Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Investment Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Graduate
1 3 (50.00%) Graduate Sales Executive
1 3 (50.00%) Sales Executive
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Business IT Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) IT Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) IT Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Management Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Process Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Credit Risk
2 1 (16.67%) Derivative
2 1 (16.67%) Equities
2 1 (16.67%) Fixed Income
2 1 (16.67%) Market Risk
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Business Development
2 2 (33.33%) Lean Six Sigma
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Six Sigma
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
3 1 (16.67%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (16.67%) Quality Management
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft