Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Economics
England > North West
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 335 330 354
Rank change year-on-year -5 +24 -18
Permanent jobs citing Economics 29 37 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.22% 0.30% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.33% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 12 31 12
North West median annual salary £38,750 £60,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -35.42% +90.48% -16.00%
10th Percentile £26,556 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £86,500 £232,500 £47,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +20.00% -13.04% +13.30%

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 North West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 11979 11171 11575
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 89.86% 89.81% 89.44%
Number of salaries quoted 9526 9316 9573
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £24,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Economics
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Economics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

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 6 months to 21 November 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 6 months to 21 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
Manchester -23 21 £47,500 -74.32% 1
Cheshire -32 5 £51,030 +50.09%
Lancashire - 3 £25,750 -
Economics
England

For the 6 months to 21 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 North West region with a requirement for Economics.

1 14 (48.28%) Manufacturing
1 14 (48.28%) SAP MM
1 14 (48.28%) SAP PP
1 14 (48.28%) SAP
1 14 (48.28%) SLA
1 14 (48.28%) SAP PP-PI
1 14 (48.28%) SAP MII
1 14 (48.28%) Demand Management
1 14 (48.28%) SAPUI5
1 14 (48.28%) Record to Report
1 14 (48.28%) IT Strategy
2 11 (37.93%) Mathematics
3 8 (27.59%) Degree
3 8 (27.59%) Statistics
3 8 (27.59%) SQL
4 7 (24.14%) R
5 6 (20.69%) Analytics
5 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
5 6 (20.69%) Python
5 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Excel
5 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (17.24%) Data Analysis
6 5 (17.24%) Operations Research
6 5 (17.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 5 (17.24%) Statistical Analysis
6 5 (17.24%) PhD
6 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Office
6 5 (17.24%) C++
6 5 (17.24%) Bayesian Methods
6 5 (17.24%) Computer Science

Economics
Co-occurring 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 1 (3.45%) CMS
1 1 (3.45%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (17.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (48.28%) SAP MII
1 14 (48.28%) SAP MM
1 14 (48.28%) SAP PP
1 14 (48.28%) SAP PP-PI
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) NAS
1 1 (3.45%) SAN
1 1 (3.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) Power BI
2 2 (6.90%) QlikView
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2016
2 2 (6.90%) Yellowfin
3 1 (3.45%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
General
1 14 (48.28%) Manufacturing
2 2 (6.90%) Banking
2 2 (6.90%) Finance
3 1 (3.45%) Back Office
3 1 (3.45%) Games
3 1 (3.45%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Law
3 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (68.97%) Analyst
2 15 (51.72%) Business Analyst
3 14 (48.28%) Business Systems Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Data Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Research Scientist
5 2 (6.90%) Programme Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Credit Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Data Scientist
6 1 (3.45%) Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Graduate
6 1 (3.45%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Insight Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Marketing Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Risk Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Business Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Business Systems Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Trainee
6 1 (3.45%) Trainee Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (48.28%) SAPUI5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Computer Science
2 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.45%) BBC
3 1 (3.45%) Credit Risk
3 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.45%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (48.28%) Demand Management
1 14 (48.28%) IT Strategy
1 14 (48.28%) Record to Report
2 11 (37.93%) Mathematics
3 8 (27.59%) Statistics
4 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (20.69%) Analytics
5 5 (17.24%) Bayesian Methods
5 5 (17.24%) Data Analysis
5 5 (17.24%) Operations Research
5 5 (17.24%) Statistical Analysis
6 4 (13.79%) Applied Mathematics
6 4 (13.79%) Econometrics
6 4 (13.79%) Mathematical Modelling
6 4 (13.79%) Price Optimisation
6 4 (13.79%) Pricing Strategy
6 4 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (13.79%) Time Series Analysis
7 3 (10.34%) Data Visualisation
7 3 (10.34%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 8 (27.59%) SQL
2 7 (24.14%) R
3 6 (20.69%) Python
4 5 (17.24%) C++
5 4 (13.79%) C#
6 2 (6.90%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.45%) Java
7 1 (3.45%) Lua
Qualifications
1 8 (27.59%) Degree
2 5 (17.24%) PhD
3 4 (13.79%) Master's Degree
4 2 (6.90%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (3.45%) PgMP
5 1 (3.45%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (48.28%) SLA
2 1 (3.45%) PMO
Vendors
1 14 (48.28%) SAP
2 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.90%) MicroStrategy
3 2 (6.90%) Tableau
4 1 (3.45%) Avaya