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

Economics
England > South West
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 322 326 339
Rank change year-on-year +4 +13 +16
Permanent jobs citing Economics 9 12 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.086% 0.12% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.093% 0.13% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 8 12 8
South West median annual salary £51,250 £26,500 £27,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +93.40% -2.75% -17.42%
10th Percentile £37,500 £25,750 £25,500
90th Percentile £63,250 £35,500 £79,125
England median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -8.33% +20.00% -9.09%

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 9,634 9,378 9,740
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 92.17% 91.71% 90.44%
Number of salaries quoted 7,927 7,723 8,146
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £25,798
90th Percentile £66,250 £63,750 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.00% - +5.26%

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 September 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 September 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
Bristol +6 3 £60,000 +100.00% 1
Dorset - 3 £60,000 -
Wiltshire - 3 £40,000 -
Economics
England

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 (77.78%) Analytics
2 5 (55.56%) Degree
2 5 (55.56%) R
2 5 (55.56%) Tableau
2 5 (55.56%) Data Science
2 5 (55.56%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (55.56%) Python
2 5 (55.56%) Mathematics
3 4 (44.44%) Statistics
3 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) Power BI
3 4 (44.44%) Machine Learning
4 3 (33.33%) SAS
4 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (33.33%) PhD
4 3 (33.33%) Marketing
4 3 (33.33%) Physics
5 2 (22.22%) Visualisation
5 2 (22.22%) Data Mining
5 2 (22.22%) Finance
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 2 (22.22%) Marketing Analytics
5 2 (22.22%) Campaign Management
5 2 (22.22%) Visual Analytics
5 2 (22.22%) Coaching
5 2 (22.22%) Statistical Modelling
5 2 (22.22%) Data Analytics
5 2 (22.22%) Social Media
5 2 (22.22%) Social Media Analytics
5 2 (22.22%) Data Strategy

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 3 (33.33%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Power BI
2 2 (22.22%) Data Mining
3 1 (11.11%) SAS EBI
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 3 (33.33%) Marketing
2 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analytics Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Data Analytics Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Data Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Data Scientist
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Data Analytics Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Insight Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Junior
3 1 (11.11%) Junior Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Junior Technical Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) MI Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) SAS Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) SAS Insight Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) SPSS Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Strategy Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (22.22%) Algorithms
2 2 (22.22%) Social Media
3 1 (11.11%) Data Structures
3 1 (11.11%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Analytics
2 5 (55.56%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (55.56%) Data Science
2 5 (55.56%) Mathematics
3 4 (44.44%) Machine Learning
3 4 (44.44%) Statistics
4 3 (33.33%) Physics
5 2 (22.22%) Campaign Management
5 2 (22.22%) Coaching
5 2 (22.22%) Data Analytics
5 2 (22.22%) Data Strategy
5 2 (22.22%) Linear Programming
5 2 (22.22%) Marketing Analytics
5 2 (22.22%) Social Media Analytics
5 2 (22.22%) Statistical Modelling
5 2 (22.22%) Visual Analytics
5 2 (22.22%) Visualisation
6 1 (11.11%) Analytical Thinking
6 1 (11.11%) Innovative Thinking
6 1 (11.11%) Supplier Relationship Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Python
1 5 (55.56%) R
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Degree
2 3 (33.33%) PhD
3 1 (11.11%) PMI Certification
3 1 (11.11%) PMP
3 1 (11.11%) Postgraduate
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Tableau
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft