Period
to 24 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 24 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Economics
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
24 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 71 - 105
Rank change year-on-year - +105 -
Permanent jobs citing Economics 4 0 5
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in South Wales 0.54% - 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% - 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 5
Median annual salary £25,000 - £95,000
Wales median annual salary £25,000 - £95,000

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 South Wales with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 666 1,461 1,380
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 89.16% 90.91% 88.86%
Number of salaries quoted 584 1,272 1,146
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £65,000 £61,250
Wales median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

Economics
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

Job postings citing Economics as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in South Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Economics in South Wales

Economics
Salary Trend in South Wales

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Economics in South Wales.

Salary trend for Economics in South Wales

Economics
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Economics within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 24 January 2021. 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
Newport - 2 £25,000 -
Rhondda Cynon Taff - 1 - -
Cardiff - 1 - -
Economics
Wales

For the 6 months to 24 January 2021, IT jobs citing Economics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for Economics.

1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (50.00%) SAS
3 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (50.00%) Power BI
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (50.00%) Statistics
3 2 (50.00%) Data Acquisition
3 2 (50.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (50.00%) Dimensional Modelling
3 2 (50.00%) Tableau
3 2 (50.00%) Data Governance
3 2 (50.00%) Data Science
3 2 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (50.00%) Power Platform
3 2 (50.00%) Analytics
4 1 (25.00%) Business Case
4 1 (25.00%) Business Transformation
4 1 (25.00%) Strategic Thinking
4 1 (25.00%) Internal Audit

Economics
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 2 (50.00%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Power Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (50.00%) Power BI
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (50.00%) Tableau
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Data Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Business Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Business Transformation Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Graduate
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Transformation Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Transformation Programme Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Analytics
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Data Acquisition
1 2 (50.00%) Data Governance
1 2 (50.00%) Data Science
1 2 (50.00%) Dimensional Modelling
1 2 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
1 2 (50.00%) Statistics
2 1 (25.00%) Business Case
2 1 (25.00%) Business Transformation
2 1 (25.00%) Internal Audit
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Strategic Thinking
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) ACCA
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft