The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 153 155
Permanent jobs citing Economics 0 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire - 0.12% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.13% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 4
Median salary - £55,000 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11%  
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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1964 2245 1947
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 87.99% 86.25% 81.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1636 1811 1521
Median salary £49,000 £52,318 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.34% +4.63%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Economics
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire

Economics
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for Economics in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Economics.

1 6 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 5 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (66.67%) SQL
4 3 (50.00%) Statistics
5 2 (33.33%) Operations Research
5 2 (33.33%) VBA
5 2 (33.33%) Logistics
5 2 (33.33%) Supply Chain Management
5 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (33.33%) GIS
5 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
5 2 (33.33%) Geospatial Data
6 1 (16.67%) Retail
6 1 (16.67%) Data Management
6 1 (16.67%) Finance
6 1 (16.67%) SAS
6 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
6 1 (16.67%) C#
6 1 (16.67%) C++
6 1 (16.67%) Local Government
6 1 (16.67%) .NET
6 1 (16.67%) Physics
6 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
6 1 (16.67%) Credit Risk
6 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
6 1 (16.67%) Analytics
6 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management

Economics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 1 (16.67%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (33.33%) Geospatial Data
1 2 (33.33%) GIS
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Local Government
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Graduate
2 2 (33.33%) Data Manager
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Credit Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Credit Risk Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Graduate .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Graduate Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) SAS Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) SAS Credit Risk Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) SAS Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (16.67%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (50.00%) Statistics
3 2 (33.33%) Logistics
3 2 (33.33%) Operations Research
3 2 (33.33%) Supply Chain Management
4 1 (16.67%) Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Data Management
4 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (16.67%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) VBA
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) C++
3 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared