Period
to 16 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Economics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Economics over the 6 months to 16 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Economics
Central London > City of London
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 294 309 376
Rank change year-on-year +15 +67 +7
Permanent jobs citing Economics 34 48 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.33% 0.42% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 0.47% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 34 43 25
City of London median annual salary £81,250 £47,500 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +71.05% -12.04% -10.00%
10th Percentile £29,000 £37,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £86,750 £84,500 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £77,500 £47,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +63.16% -26.92% +8.33%

Economics is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 9379 10141 14326
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 90.50% 89.52% 89.40%
Number of salaries quoted 8449 9221 12499
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £91,250 £90,000
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% - +4.55%

Economics
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Economics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Economics in the City of London

Economics
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Economics in the City of London

Economics
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Economics in the City of London over the 6 months to 16 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Economics in the City of London

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 City of London region with a requirement for Economics.

1 27 (79.41%) Finance
2 25 (73.53%) Mathematics
3 15 (44.12%) Legal
4 14 (41.18%) Business Continuity
4 14 (41.18%) Quality Management
4 14 (41.18%) Process Management
4 14 (41.18%) ISEB
4 14 (41.18%) BCP
4 14 (41.18%) Business Analysis
4 14 (41.18%) Business Continuity Planning
4 14 (41.18%) Line Management
4 14 (41.18%) Creative Thinking
4 14 (41.18%) Collaborative Working
5 13 (38.24%) Statistics
5 13 (38.24%) Degree
6 11 (32.35%) Computer Science
7 9 (26.47%) SQL
8 8 (23.53%) Analytics
9 7 (20.59%) R
9 7 (20.59%) SAS
9 7 (20.59%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (20.59%) Python
9 7 (20.59%) Java
10 6 (17.65%) Machine Learning
11 5 (14.71%) Big Data
11 5 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (14.71%) Physics
11 5 (14.71%) Data Modelling
11 5 (14.71%) Data Mining
11 5 (14.71%) SPSS

Economics
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 7 (20.59%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (14.71%) SPSS
2 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.71%) Big Data
1 5 (14.71%) Data Mining
2 3 (8.82%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (5.88%) MySQL
4 1 (2.94%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (2.94%) Blockchain
4 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.94%) KDB
4 1 (2.94%) Kdb+
4 1 (2.94%) Power BI
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 27 (79.41%) Finance
2 15 (44.12%) Legal
3 4 (11.76%) Banking
4 2 (5.88%) Marketing
5 1 (2.94%) Advertising
5 1 (2.94%) Arabic Language
5 1 (2.94%) Billing
5 1 (2.94%) French Language
5 1 (2.94%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.94%) Japanese Language
5 1 (2.94%) Mandarin Language
5 1 (2.94%) Retail
5 1 (2.94%) Spanish Language
5 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (41.18%) Business Manager
2 13 (38.24%) Business Analysis Manager
3 11 (32.35%) Commercial Manager
4 10 (29.41%) Analyst
5 8 (23.53%) Developer
6 5 (14.71%) Graduate
7 4 (11.76%) Analyst Developer
7 4 (11.76%) Graduate Developer
8 3 (8.82%) Business Analyst
8 3 (8.82%) Consultant
8 3 (8.82%) Data Scientist
8 3 (8.82%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 3 (8.82%) Graduate Software Developer
8 3 (8.82%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 3 (8.82%) Software Developer
8 3 (8.82%) Software Engineer
9 2 (5.88%) Developer Analyst
9 2 (5.88%) Network Engineer
9 2 (5.88%) Network Security Engineer
9 2 (5.88%) Quantitative Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.82%) XML
2 1 (2.94%) HTML
2 1 (2.94%) HTML5
2 1 (2.94%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 11 (32.35%) Computer Science
2 5 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (11.76%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.94%) Derivative
4 1 (2.94%) Fintech
4 1 (2.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.94%) Hedge funds
4 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.94%) Linux
1 1 (2.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (73.53%) Mathematics
2 14 (41.18%) BCP
2 14 (41.18%) Business Analysis
2 14 (41.18%) Business Continuity
2 14 (41.18%) Business Continuity Planning
2 14 (41.18%) Collaborative Working
2 14 (41.18%) Creative Thinking
2 14 (41.18%) Line Management
2 14 (41.18%) Process Management
2 14 (41.18%) Quality Management
3 13 (38.24%) Statistics
4 8 (23.53%) Analytics
5 7 (20.59%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (17.65%) Machine Learning
7 5 (14.71%) Data Modelling
7 5 (14.71%) Physics
8 4 (11.76%) Data Analytics
8 4 (11.76%) Deep Learning
9 3 (8.82%) Bayesian Methods
9 3 (8.82%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 9 (26.47%) SQL
2 7 (20.59%) Java
2 7 (20.59%) Python
2 7 (20.59%) R
3 4 (11.76%) C++
3 4 (11.76%) JavaScript
3 4 (11.76%) MATLAB
4 3 (8.82%) C
4 3 (8.82%) Julia
4 3 (8.82%) VBA
5 1 (2.94%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (41.18%) ISEB
2 13 (38.24%) Degree
3 3 (8.82%) PhD
4 2 (5.88%) Master's Degree
5 1 (2.94%) CFA
5 1 (2.94%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) PMO
Vendors
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
1 3 (8.82%) Tableau
2 2 (5.88%) Minitab
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle