Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Economics
UK > England
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 735 748 835
Rank change year-on-year +13 +87 -77
Permanent jobs citing Economics 435 464 450
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.26% 0.26% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.29% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 291 355 398
England median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -13.04% +11.65%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £108,750 £90,000
UK median annual salary £56,675 £50,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +13.35% -13.04% +15.00%

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 England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 150254 159112 182385
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 89.93% 89.36% 88.72%
Number of salaries quoted 119398 133448 151804
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,476 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.06% +4.16% +5.56%

Economics
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Economics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Economics in England

Economics
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Economics in England

Economics
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Economics in England over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Economics in England

Economics
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Economics within the England region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -46 223 £60,000 +9.09% 17
South East +37 58 £60,000 +71.43% 5
East of England +45 52 £80,000 +68.42% 1
North of England +2 50 £42,500 +25.00%
Midlands +56 41 £32,500 -7.14% 1
West Midlands +29 32 £35,500 +1.43%
North West -11 29 £38,750 -35.42%
Yorkshire +33 19 £68,750 +164.42%
South West +26 10 £30,750 +13.89%
East Midlands - 9 £32,500 - 1
North East +8 2 £22,500 +50.00%
Economics
UK

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 England region with a requirement for Economics.

1 239 (54.94%) Mathematics
2 217 (49.89%) Degree
3 192 (44.14%) SQL
4 184 (42.30%) Finance
5 178 (40.92%) Statistics
6 161 (37.01%) Analytical Skills
7 142 (32.64%) Computer Science
8 113 (25.98%) Python
9 107 (24.60%) Analytics
10 98 (22.53%) Business Intelligence
11 93 (21.38%) Marketing
12 92 (21.15%) Agile Software Development
13 89 (20.46%) R
14 87 (20.00%) Machine Learning
15 78 (17.93%) Physics
16 75 (17.24%) PhD
16 75 (17.24%) MATLAB
17 66 (15.17%) Microsoft Excel
17 66 (15.17%) Data Analysis
18 62 (14.25%) Julia
19 60 (13.79%) Algorithms
20 57 (13.10%) Microsoft
21 54 (12.41%) Big Data
21 54 (12.41%) Tableau
21 54 (12.41%) Bayesian Methods
22 50 (11.49%) Visualisation
23 49 (11.26%) Neural Network
23 49 (11.26%) Data Modelling
23 49 (11.26%) Deep Learning
24 48 (11.03%) JavaScript

Economics
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 33 (7.59%) SAS
2 10 (2.30%) Apache Spark
3 4 (0.92%) Apache Pig
4 2 (0.46%) Apache
4 2 (0.46%) Confluence
4 2 (0.46%) OpenStack
4 2 (0.46%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.23%) ArcGIS
5 1 (0.23%) CMS
5 1 (0.23%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.23%) Tomcat
Applications
1 66 (15.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 25 (5.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 22 (5.06%) Microsoft Office
4 19 (4.37%) SPSS
5 17 (3.91%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.92%) EViews
7 1 (0.23%) Stata
7 1 (0.23%) Vensim
Business Applications
1 28 (6.44%) SAP MII
1 28 (6.44%) SAP MM
1 28 (6.44%) SAP PP
1 28 (6.44%) SAP PP-PI
2 2 (0.46%) Oracle AML
2 2 (0.46%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.23%) Actimize
3 1 (0.23%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.23%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 21 (4.83%) Adobe Analytics
2 14 (3.22%) Google Analytics
3 13 (2.99%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (1.61%) Google Tag Manager
5 6 (1.38%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.46%) Azure Data Factory
6 2 (0.46%) IaaS
6 2 (0.46%) PaaS
6 2 (0.46%) Slack
6 2 (0.46%) Trello
7 1 (0.23%) AdWords
7 1 (0.23%) Kissmetrics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.92%) WAN
2 3 (0.69%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.46%) Internet
3 2 (0.46%) LAN
3 2 (0.46%) NAS
3 2 (0.46%) Network Security
3 2 (0.46%) SAN
3 2 (0.46%) Skype
3 2 (0.46%) Telepresence
3 2 (0.46%) Unified Communications
3 2 (0.46%) VPN
3 2 (0.46%) WebEx
4 1 (0.23%) DWDM
4 1 (0.23%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.23%) Firewall
4 1 (0.23%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (12.41%) Big Data
2 46 (10.57%) Data Warehouse
3 34 (7.82%) SQL Server
4 26 (5.98%) Relational Database
5 25 (5.75%) Data Mining
6 18 (4.14%) Hadoop
6 18 (4.14%) Power BI
7 15 (3.45%) QlikView
8 14 (3.22%) BusinessObjects
9 12 (2.76%) OLAP
10 10 (2.30%) Apache Hive
10 10 (2.30%) Data Mart
10 10 (2.30%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 8 (1.84%) RDBMS
11 8 (1.84%) Spotfire
11 8 (1.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 7 (1.61%) Electronic Patient Records
12 7 (1.61%) GIS
12 7 (1.61%) Semantic Layer
12 7 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (1.61%) Git (software)
1 7 (1.61%) Rational Rhapsody
1 7 (1.61%) Talend Open Studio
2 6 (1.38%) Toad
3 4 (0.92%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (0.69%) JIRA
5 2 (0.46%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (0.46%) Subversion
5 2 (0.46%) TeamCity
5 2 (0.46%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.23%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.23%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.23%) JSUnit
6 1 (0.23%) JUnit
6 1 (0.23%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (0.23%) Mocha
General
1 184 (42.30%) Finance
2 93 (21.38%) Marketing
3 33 (7.59%) Manufacturing
4 30 (6.90%) Banking
5 25 (5.75%) Games
6 17 (3.91%) Electronics
6 17 (3.91%) Legal
7 15 (3.45%) Investment Banking
8 13 (2.99%) Retail
9 12 (2.76%) Billing
9 12 (2.76%) Telecoms
10 11 (2.53%) Retail Banking
11 8 (1.84%) Advertising
12 7 (1.61%) Pharmaceutical
13 6 (1.38%) Publishing
14 3 (0.69%) Automotive
14 3 (0.69%) Brand Awareness
14 3 (0.69%) Front Office
14 3 (0.69%) Law
15 2 (0.46%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 181 (41.61%) Analyst
2 66 (15.17%) Business Analyst
3 50 (11.49%) Data Analyst
4 46 (10.57%) Developer
5 36 (8.28%) Machine Learning Researcher
6 33 (7.59%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 31 (7.13%) Data Scientist
8 28 (6.44%) Business Systems Analyst
9 19 (4.37%) JavaScript Developer
10 17 (3.91%) Consultant
10 17 (3.91%) Graduate
10 17 (3.91%) Software Engineer
11 16 (3.68%) Research Engineer
12 15 (3.45%) Insight Analyst
12 15 (3.45%) Senior Manager
13 14 (3.22%) SQL Developer
14 13 (2.99%) Business IT Analyst
14 13 (2.99%) Business Manager
14 13 (2.99%) IT Business Analyst
14 13 (2.99%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (6.44%) SAPUI5
2 26 (5.98%) HTML
3 25 (5.75%) CSS
4 24 (5.52%) AngularJS
5 20 (4.60%) React
6 19 (4.37%) Angular 2
6 19 (4.37%) Ember.js
6 19 (4.37%) TensorFlow
7 17 (3.91%) .NET
8 15 (3.45%) ASP.NET
8 15 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC
8 15 (3.45%) Natural Language Processing
9 13 (2.99%) .NET Framework
9 13 (2.99%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 12 (2.76%) Entity Framework
10 12 (2.76%) jQuery
10 12 (2.76%) KnockoutJS
11 5 (1.15%) NumPy
12 4 (0.92%) HTML5
12 4 (0.92%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 161 (37.01%) Analytical Skills
2 142 (32.64%) Computer Science
3 60 (13.79%) Algorithms
4 33 (7.59%) User Experience
5 17 (3.91%) Digital Media
6 16 (3.68%) Credit Risk
7 12 (2.76%) Reference Data
8 8 (1.84%) BBC
8 8 (1.84%) Fintech
8 8 (1.84%) Life Science
8 8 (1.84%) Mobile App
9 7 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (1.61%) Management Information System
10 6 (1.38%) Hybrid Cloud
11 5 (1.15%) Cyber Attack
12 4 (0.92%) Derivative
12 4 (0.92%) Fixed Income
12 4 (0.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 3 (0.69%) Hedge funds
13 3 (0.69%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 14 (3.22%) Linux
2 5 (1.15%) Windows
3 4 (0.92%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 239 (54.94%) Mathematics
2 178 (40.92%) Statistics
3 107 (24.60%) Analytics
4 98 (22.53%) Business Intelligence
5 92 (21.15%) Agile Software Development
6 87 (20.00%) Machine Learning
7 78 (17.93%) Physics
8 66 (15.17%) Data Analysis
9 54 (12.41%) Bayesian Methods
10 50 (11.49%) Visualisation
11 49 (11.26%) Data Modelling
11 49 (11.26%) Deep Learning
11 49 (11.26%) Neural Network
12 46 (10.57%) Artificial Intelligence
13 45 (10.34%) Probabilistic Modelling
14 40 (9.20%) Project Management
15 38 (8.74%) Data Visualisation
15 38 (8.74%) Mentoring
16 37 (8.51%) Business Analysis
17 36 (8.28%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 192 (44.14%) SQL
2 113 (25.98%) Python
3 89 (20.46%) R
4 75 (17.24%) MATLAB
5 62 (14.25%) Julia
6 48 (11.03%) JavaScript
7 36 (8.28%) Java
8 26 (5.98%) C++
9 25 (5.75%) VBA
10 23 (5.29%) C#
11 17 (3.91%) PL/SQL
12 11 (2.53%) T-SQL
13 9 (2.07%) Scala
14 6 (1.38%) C
15 4 (0.92%) VB
16 2 (0.46%) Ruby
17 1 (0.23%) Bash Shell
17 1 (0.23%) Lua
17 1 (0.23%) Perl
17 1 (0.23%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 217 (49.89%) Degree
2 75 (17.24%) PhD
3 23 (5.29%) ISEB
4 20 (4.60%) Numerate Degree
5 19 (4.37%) A+ Certification
6 16 (3.68%) Computer Science Degree
7 13 (2.99%) PMI Certification
8 12 (2.76%) Master's Degree
9 11 (2.53%) PMP
10 9 (2.07%) Postgraduate
11 6 (1.38%) MBA
12 3 (0.69%) ACCA
12 3 (0.69%) CIMA
13 2 (0.46%) CFA
14 1 (0.23%) APMP
14 1 (0.23%) ITIL Certification
14 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Certification
14 1 (0.23%) PgMP
14 1 (0.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 1 (0.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (9.43%) Data Quality
2 30 (6.90%) SLA
3 21 (4.83%) QA
4 9 (2.07%) Actionable Recommendations
5 4 (0.92%) TickIT
6 3 (0.69%) PMO
7 2 (0.46%) GDPR
8 1 (0.23%) FINRA
8 1 (0.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (0.92%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.46%) Apache Flume
2 2 (0.46%) Docker
2 2 (0.46%) Firmware
2 2 (0.46%) Hyper-V
2 2 (0.46%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.46%) Ansible
1 2 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (0.46%) Puppet
2 1 (0.23%) Kibana
2 1 (0.23%) Piwik
Vendors
1 57 (13.10%) Microsoft
2 54 (12.41%) Tableau
3 39 (8.97%) SAP
4 29 (6.67%) Google
5 24 (5.52%) Oracle
6 16 (3.68%) Adobe
7 14 (3.22%) Facebook
8 10 (2.30%) Alteryx
9 9 (2.07%) Informatica
10 7 (1.61%) Talend
11 6 (1.38%) MuleSoft
11 6 (1.38%) Tealium
12 4 (0.92%) Bloomberg
12 4 (0.92%) Cognos
12 4 (0.92%) Minitab
13 3 (0.69%) Criteo
13 3 (0.69%) DoubleClick
13 3 (0.69%) Salesforce.com
14 2 (0.46%) Cisco
14 2 (0.46%) MicroStrategy