The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Economics
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 104 137 145
Rank change year-on-year +33 +8  
Permanent jobs citing Economics 2 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.16% 0.10% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.12% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 5
Median salary - £46,000 £90,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -48.88%  
UK excluding London median salary £39,750 £39,120 £35,641
% change year-on-year +1.61% +9.76%  

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 Reading with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1040 1725 2109
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 83.53% 88.19% 86.86%
Number of salaries quoted 787 1389 1389
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Economics
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 Reading

Economics
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Economics in Reading

Economics
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 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 Reading region with a requirement for Economics.

1 23 (100.00%) Finance
1 23 (100.00%) Degree
2 22 (95.65%) Business Development
2 22 (95.65%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (91.30%) Analytics
3 21 (91.30%) Case Management
3 21 (91.30%) Data Architecture
3 21 (91.30%) Customer Engagement
3 21 (91.30%) Mandarin Language
3 21 (91.30%) Business Transformation
3 21 (91.30%) Marketing
3 21 (91.30%) Telecoms
3 21 (91.30%) Enterprise Architecture
3 21 (91.30%) MBA
3 21 (91.30%) Business Analysis
3 21 (91.30%) CRM
3 21 (91.30%) PLM
3 21 (91.30%) Programme Management
4 20 (86.96%) Change Management
4 20 (86.96%) IBM
4 20 (86.96%) HP
4 20 (86.96%) Internet
4 20 (86.96%) Spanish Language
5 8 (34.78%) Google
6 6 (26.09%) TOGAF
6 6 (26.09%) eTOM
6 6 (26.09%) ITIL
6 6 (26.09%) PMP
6 6 (26.09%) PMI Certification
7 1 (4.35%) Data Quality

Economics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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:

Communications & Networking
1 20 (86.96%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
General
1 23 (100.00%) Finance
2 21 (91.30%) Mandarin Language
2 21 (91.30%) Marketing
2 21 (91.30%) Telecoms
3 20 (86.96%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 14 (60.87%) Consultant
2 13 (56.52%) Business Consultant
3 10 (43.48%) Senior Business Consultant
3 10 (43.48%) Senior Consultant
4 6 (26.09%) Programme Director
5 5 (21.74%) Architect
5 5 (21.74%) Business Architect
5 5 (21.74%) Business Solution Architect
5 5 (21.74%) Senior Architect
5 5 (21.74%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 5 (21.74%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Business Change Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Change Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Data Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Finance Manager
Miscellaneous
1 22 (95.65%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Handset
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (95.65%) Business Development
2 21 (91.30%) Analytics
2 21 (91.30%) Business Analysis
2 21 (91.30%) Business Transformation
2 21 (91.30%) Case Management
2 21 (91.30%) CRM
2 21 (91.30%) Customer Engagement
2 21 (91.30%) Data Architecture
2 21 (91.30%) Enterprise Architecture
2 21 (91.30%) PLM
2 21 (91.30%) Programme Management
3 20 (86.96%) Change Management
4 6 (26.09%) eTOM
4 6 (26.09%) ITIL
4 6 (26.09%) TOGAF
5 1 (4.35%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (100.00%) Degree
2 21 (91.30%) MBA
3 6 (26.09%) PMI Certification
3 6 (26.09%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 20 (86.96%) HP
1 20 (86.96%) IBM
2 8 (34.78%) Google