Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Economics
England > South West
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 338 325 348
Rank change year-on-year -13 +23 -7
Permanent jobs citing Economics 10 13 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.097% 0.12% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.13% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 12
South West median annual salary £30,750 £27,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.89% -46.00% +33.33%
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,500 £26,550
90th Percentile £40,000 £28,750 £64,375
England median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +20.00% -13.04% +11.65%

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 South West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 9192 9719 10557
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 89.56% 88.87% 88.80%
Number of salaries quoted 7569 8101 8871
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £63,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Economics
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Economics in the South West

Economics
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Economics in the South West

Economics
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Economics in the South West over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Economics in the South West

Economics
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Economics within the South West region over the 6 months to 18 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
Gloucestershire +30 7 £26,500 -1.85%
Wiltshire -3 1 £38,000 +38.18%
Bristol -25 1 £40,000 -
Somerset - 1 £35,000 -
Economics
England

For the 6 months to 18 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 South West region with a requirement for Economics.

1 10 (100.00%) Degree
2 9 (90.00%) Mathematics
3 8 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (70.00%) SQL
5 5 (50.00%) Finance
5 5 (50.00%) Data Analysis
6 4 (40.00%) Statistics
6 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
7 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
8 2 (20.00%) SAS
8 2 (20.00%) Credit Risk
8 2 (20.00%) Portfolio Management
8 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
8 2 (20.00%) Credit Risk Management
8 2 (20.00%) Numerate Degree
9 1 (10.00%) Innovative Thinking
9 1 (10.00%) Mathematical Modelling
9 1 (10.00%) Quantitative Research
9 1 (10.00%) Coaching
9 1 (10.00%) Digital Media
9 1 (10.00%) Statistical Modelling
9 1 (10.00%) OpenCL
9 1 (10.00%) Qualitative Research
9 1 (10.00%) Bayesian Methods
9 1 (10.00%) Line Management
9 1 (10.00%) Spatial Analysis
9 1 (10.00%) Actionable Insight
9 1 (10.00%) Actionable Recommendations
9 1 (10.00%) ERD
9 1 (10.00%) Remote Sensing

Economics
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 2 (20.00%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle BI EE
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Analyst
2 5 (50.00%) Data Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Report Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) SAS Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Mathematical Modeller
4 1 (10.00%) MI Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Research Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) Credit Risk
3 1 (10.00%) CUDA
3 1 (10.00%) Digital Media
3 1 (10.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Mathematics
2 5 (50.00%) Data Analysis
3 4 (40.00%) Statistics
4 2 (20.00%) Credit Risk Management
4 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (20.00%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (10.00%) Actionable Insight
5 1 (10.00%) Bayesian Methods
5 1 (10.00%) Coaching
5 1 (10.00%) ERD
5 1 (10.00%) Innovative Thinking
5 1 (10.00%) Line Management
5 1 (10.00%) Mathematical Modelling
5 1 (10.00%) Monte Carlo Method
5 1 (10.00%) Psychology
5 1 (10.00%) Qualitative Research
5 1 (10.00%) Quantitative Research
5 1 (10.00%) Remote Sensing
5 1 (10.00%) Spatial Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) C
2 1 (10.00%) C++
2 1 (10.00%) Fortran
2 1 (10.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) Lisp
2 1 (10.00%) MATLAB
2 1 (10.00%) Python
2 1 (10.00%) R
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (20.00%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (10.00%) PhD
3 1 (10.00%) Postgraduate
3 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) Actionable Recommendations
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Google