Period
to 25 February 2018

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 25 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Economics
England > South West
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 320 328 341
Rank change year-on-year +8 +13 +13
Permanent jobs citing Economics 7 9 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.069% 0.087% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.078% 0.097% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 18
South West median annual salary £30,750 £27,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.82% -57.69% +73.33%
England median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.52% -4.55% +10.00%

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 8,995 9,294 10,552
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 88.80% 89.90% 89.88%
Number of salaries quoted 7,353 7,656 8,806
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +3.23%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £63,750
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 25 February 2018.

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 25 February 2018. 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 - 4 £26,500 - 1
Wiltshire -3 1 £38,000 +38.18%
Bristol -10 1 £40,000 -
Somerset - 1 £35,000 -
Economics
England

For the 6 months to 25 February 2018, 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 West region with a requirement for Economics.

1 7 (100.00%) Degree
2 6 (85.71%) Mathematics
3 5 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (57.14%) SQL
4 4 (57.14%) Finance
5 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Excel
5 3 (42.86%) Data Analysis
5 3 (42.86%) Statistics
6 2 (28.57%) Actionable Insight
6 2 (28.57%) Numerate Degree
6 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
7 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (14.29%) Lisp
7 1 (14.29%) MATLAB
7 1 (14.29%) Publishing
7 1 (14.29%) PhD
7 1 (14.29%) SAS
7 1 (14.29%) Fortran
7 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
7 1 (14.29%) Unix
7 1 (14.29%) Linux
7 1 (14.29%) Postgraduate
7 1 (14.29%) Python
7 1 (14.29%) Psychology
7 1 (14.29%) Credit Risk
7 1 (14.29%) ERD
7 1 (14.29%) Remote Sensing
7 1 (14.29%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
7 1 (14.29%) Monte Carlo Method

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 1 (14.29%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle BI EE
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Data Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Credit Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Credit Risk Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Mathematical Modeller
3 1 (14.29%) MI Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Portfolio Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Portfolio Management Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Research Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Management Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Credit Risk Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Portfolio Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Credit Risk
2 1 (14.29%) CUDA
2 1 (14.29%) Digital Media
2 1 (14.29%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Mathematics
2 3 (42.86%) Data Analysis
2 3 (42.86%) Statistics
3 2 (28.57%) Actionable Insight
4 1 (14.29%) Bayesian Methods
4 1 (14.29%) ERD
4 1 (14.29%) Innovative Thinking
4 1 (14.29%) Line Management
4 1 (14.29%) Market Research
4 1 (14.29%) Mathematical Modelling
4 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 1 (14.29%) Monte Carlo Method
4 1 (14.29%) Operations Research
4 1 (14.29%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (14.29%) Predictive Modelling
4 1 (14.29%) Psychology
4 1 (14.29%) Qualitative Research
4 1 (14.29%) Quantitative Research
4 1 (14.29%) Remote Sensing
4 1 (14.29%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) C
2 1 (14.29%) C++
2 1 (14.29%) Fortran
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) Lisp
2 1 (14.29%) MATLAB
2 1 (14.29%) Python
2 1 (14.29%) R
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (14.29%) PhD
3 1 (14.29%) Postgraduate
3 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Actionable Recommendations
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Google