The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Economics
England / North West
Rank 245 236 233
Rank change year-on-year -9 -3  
Permanent jobs citing Economics 12 4 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.20% 0.071% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.081% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 16
Median salary £62,500 £26,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +135.84% -60.74%  
UK excluding London median salary £39,750 £45,000 £36,570
% change year-on-year -11.66% +23.05%  

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 the North West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 5476 4968 5800
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 90.30% 87.94% 88.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4544 4141 4667
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Economics
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 the North West

Economics
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Economics in the North West

Economics
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Economics in the North West over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Economics in the North West

Economics
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Economics within the North West region over the 3 months to 23 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
Manchester -17 11 £62,500 +135.84% 1
Cheshire +16 1 - -
Economics
England

Economics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 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 North West region with a requirement for Economics.

1 20 (60.61%) Degree
2 19 (57.58%) Mathematics
3 15 (45.45%) Statistics
4 13 (39.39%) Analytics
5 11 (33.33%) User Experience
6 10 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (27.27%) Finance
7 9 (27.27%) Machine Learning
8 8 (24.24%) R
8 8 (24.24%) Statistical Analysis
8 8 (24.24%) Python
8 8 (24.24%) SAS
9 7 (21.21%) JavaScript
9 7 (21.21%) Neural Network
9 7 (21.21%) Bayesian Methods
10 6 (18.18%) AngularJS
10 6 (18.18%) Responsive Web Design
10 6 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (18.18%) React
10 6 (18.18%) Web Design
10 6 (18.18%) Marketing
10 6 (18.18%) Data Analysis
10 6 (18.18%) Web Development
10 6 (18.18%) HTML
10 6 (18.18%) .NET
10 6 (18.18%) CSS
10 6 (18.18%) E-Commerce
11 5 (15.15%) Postgraduate
11 5 (15.15%) MATLAB
11 5 (15.15%) Business Intelligence

Economics
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 8 (24.24%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (15.15%) SPSS
2 4 (12.12%) Stata
3 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) NoSQL
1 4 (12.12%) Relational Database
2 2 (6.06%) Data Mining
3 1 (3.03%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (3.03%) EDRMS
3 1 (3.03%) Hadoop
General
1 9 (27.27%) Finance
2 6 (18.18%) Marketing
3 3 (9.09%) Legal
4 1 (3.03%) Banking
4 1 (3.03%) Electronics
4 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (21.21%) Analyst
2 6 (18.18%) Developer
2 6 (18.18%) UI Developer
3 5 (15.15%) Marketing Officer
4 4 (12.12%) Data Scientist
5 2 (6.06%) Data Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Head of Security
6 1 (3.03%) Banking Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Machine Learning Scientist
6 1 (3.03%) Research Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Senior Statistical Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Senior Statistician
6 1 (3.03%) SQL Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) SQL Data Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Statistical Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Statistician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.18%) .NET
1 6 (18.18%) AngularJS
1 6 (18.18%) CSS
1 6 (18.18%) HTML
1 6 (18.18%) React
2 1 (3.03%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (3.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (33.33%) User Experience
2 6 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (15.15%) Computer Science
4 2 (6.06%) Algorithms
5 1 (3.03%) Blog
5 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.03%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.03%) Windows
1 1 (3.03%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (57.58%) Mathematics
2 15 (45.45%) Statistics
3 13 (39.39%) Analytics
4 10 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (27.27%) Machine Learning
6 8 (24.24%) Statistical Analysis
7 7 (21.21%) Bayesian Methods
7 7 (21.21%) Neural Network
8 6 (18.18%) Data Analysis
8 6 (18.18%) E-Commerce
8 6 (18.18%) Responsive Web Design
8 6 (18.18%) Web Design
8 6 (18.18%) Web Development
9 5 (15.15%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (15.15%) CRM
9 5 (15.15%) Psychology
10 4 (12.12%) Data Visualisation
10 4 (12.12%) Predictive Modelling
10 4 (12.12%) Validation
10 4 (12.12%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 8 (24.24%) Python
1 8 (24.24%) R
2 7 (21.21%) JavaScript
3 5 (15.15%) MATLAB
3 5 (15.15%) SQL
4 4 (12.12%) VBA
5 3 (9.09%) Scala
6 1 (3.03%) C++
Qualifications
1 20 (60.61%) Degree
2 5 (15.15%) HND
2 5 (15.15%) PhD
2 5 (15.15%) Postgraduate
3 2 (6.06%) CISA
3 2 (6.06%) CISM
4 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) Data Quality
2 2 (6.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (6.06%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.03%) SAP
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