The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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
North West / Manchester
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 189 173 184
Rank change year-on-year -16 +11  
Permanent jobs citing Economics 11 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.28% 0.12% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.13% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 6
Median salary £62,500 £26,500 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +135.84% +17.77%  
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 Manchester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 3604 3079 3319
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 91.57% 89.92% 87.99%
Number of salaries quoted 3042 2546 2736
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Economics
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 Manchester

Economics
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Economics in Manchester

Economics
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Economics in Manchester over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Economics in Manchester

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 Manchester region with a requirement for Economics.

1 12 (52.17%) Degree
2 11 (47.83%) User Experience
3 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (43.48%) Mathematics
4 9 (39.13%) Finance
4 9 (39.13%) Analytics
5 7 (30.43%) JavaScript
5 7 (30.43%) Statistics
5 7 (30.43%) Marketing
6 6 (26.09%) Web Development
6 6 (26.09%) Data Analysis
6 6 (26.09%) HTML
6 6 (26.09%) .NET
6 6 (26.09%) CSS
6 6 (26.09%) E-Commerce
6 6 (26.09%) Web Design
6 6 (26.09%) AngularJS
6 6 (26.09%) Responsive Web Design
6 6 (26.09%) React
7 5 (21.74%) Machine Learning
7 5 (21.74%) SAS
7 5 (21.74%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (21.74%) CRM
7 5 (21.74%) PhD
7 5 (21.74%) SQL
7 5 (21.74%) Statistical Analysis
8 4 (17.39%) Visualisation
8 4 (17.39%) Predictive Modelling
8 4 (17.39%) NoSQL
8 4 (17.39%) R

Economics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 5 (21.74%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.35%) MS Office
1 1 (4.35%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) NoSQL
1 4 (17.39%) Relational Database
2 2 (8.70%) Data Mining
3 1 (4.35%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (4.35%) Hadoop
General
1 9 (39.13%) Finance
2 7 (30.43%) Marketing
3 3 (13.04%) Legal
4 1 (4.35%) Banking
4 1 (4.35%) Electronics
4 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Analyst
1 6 (26.09%) Developer
1 6 (26.09%) UI Developer
2 5 (21.74%) Marketing Officer
3 4 (17.39%) Data Scientist
4 2 (8.70%) Data Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Banking Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Campaign Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Head of Security
5 1 (4.35%) Machine Learning Scientist
5 1 (4.35%) Marketing Campaign Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Marketing Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Research Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) SQL Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (26.09%) .NET
1 6 (26.09%) AngularJS
1 6 (26.09%) CSS
1 6 (26.09%) HTML
1 6 (26.09%) React
2 1 (4.35%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (47.83%) User Experience
2 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.70%) Algorithms
4 1 (4.35%) Blog
4 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.35%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (43.48%) Mathematics
2 9 (39.13%) Analytics
3 7 (30.43%) Statistics
4 6 (26.09%) Data Analysis
4 6 (26.09%) E-Commerce
4 6 (26.09%) Responsive Web Design
4 6 (26.09%) Web Design
4 6 (26.09%) Web Development
5 5 (21.74%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (21.74%) CRM
5 5 (21.74%) Machine Learning
5 5 (21.74%) Statistical Analysis
6 4 (17.39%) Data Visualisation
6 4 (17.39%) Predictive Modelling
6 4 (17.39%) Visualisation
7 3 (13.04%) Bayesian Methods
7 3 (13.04%) Decision Tree
7 3 (13.04%) Deep Learning
7 3 (13.04%) Predictive Analytics
Programming Languages
1 7 (30.43%) JavaScript
2 5 (21.74%) SQL
3 4 (17.39%) Python
3 4 (17.39%) R
4 3 (13.04%) Scala
5 1 (4.35%) C++
5 1 (4.35%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 12 (52.17%) Degree
2 5 (21.74%) PhD
3 1 (4.35%) CISA
3 1 (4.35%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) Actionable Recommendations
1 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
1 1 (4.35%) SAP