The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Economics
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 98 116
Rank change year-on-year +8 +18  
Permanent jobs citing Economics 2 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.19% 0.077% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.090% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 6
Median salary - £22,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -66.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £39,750 £38,240 £35,641
% change year-on-year +3.94% +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 Cheshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 935 1111 1585
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 86.90% 85.13% 90.99%
Number of salaries quoted 745 930 1205
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Economics
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire 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 Cheshire

Economics
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Economics in Cheshire

Economics
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Economics within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington - 2 - -
Economics
North West

For the 6 months to 29 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Economics.

1 3 (60.00%) VBA
1 3 (60.00%) Python
1 3 (60.00%) SAS
1 3 (60.00%) SPSS
1 3 (60.00%) MATLAB
1 3 (60.00%) Validation
1 3 (60.00%) Stata
1 3 (60.00%) Neural Network
1 3 (60.00%) Statistical Analysis
1 3 (60.00%) Statistics
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
1 3 (60.00%) Mathematics
1 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (60.00%) Data Validation
1 3 (60.00%) Monte Carlo Method
1 3 (60.00%) Machine Learning
1 3 (60.00%) Analytics
1 3 (60.00%) Bayesian Methods
1 3 (60.00%) Hidden Markov Model
1 3 (60.00%) Time Series Forecasting
1 3 (60.00%) Structural Equation Modelling
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (60.00%) R
1 3 (60.00%) Data Quality
2 2 (40.00%) Demand Management
2 2 (40.00%) IT Strategy
2 2 (40.00%) ISMS
2 2 (40.00%) IT Governance
2 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (40.00%) Information Security

Economics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (60.00%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) SPSS
1 3 (60.00%) Stata
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Head of Security
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Statistical Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Statistical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Analytics
1 3 (60.00%) Bayesian Methods
1 3 (60.00%) Data Validation
1 3 (60.00%) Hidden Markov Model
1 3 (60.00%) Machine Learning
1 3 (60.00%) Mathematics
1 3 (60.00%) Monte Carlo Method
1 3 (60.00%) Neural Network
1 3 (60.00%) Statistical Analysis
1 3 (60.00%) Statistics
1 3 (60.00%) Structural Equation Modelling
1 3 (60.00%) Time Series Forecasting
1 3 (60.00%) Validation
2 2 (40.00%) Demand Management
2 2 (40.00%) Information Security
2 2 (40.00%) ISMS
2 2 (40.00%) IT Governance
2 2 (40.00%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) MATLAB
1 3 (60.00%) Python
1 3 (60.00%) R
1 3 (60.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) CISA
2 2 (40.00%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) Data Quality
2 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (40.00%) SLA