The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford 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
Hertfordshire / Watford
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 62 64
Permanent jobs citing Economics 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford - 0.17% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.21% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Median salary - £55,000 -
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 Watford with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Watford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 508 475 418
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 88.97% 80.78% 82.94%
Number of salaries quoted 417 405 306
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Economics
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Watford 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 Watford

Economics
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for Economics in Watford

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 Watford region with a requirement for Economics.

1 3 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) SAS
3 1 (33.33%) Data Management
3 1 (33.33%) Statistics
3 1 (33.33%) Physics
3 1 (33.33%) Credit Risk
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics

Economics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 (33.33%) SAS
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Graduate
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Credit Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Credit Risk Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) SAS Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) SAS Credit Risk Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) SAS Risk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Data Management
2 1 (33.33%) Physics
2 1 (33.33%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree