The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Economics
England / West Midlands
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 228 235 220
Rank change year-on-year +7 -15  
Permanent jobs citing Economics 3 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.058% 0.16% 0.070%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.066% 0.19% 0.080%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 3
Median salary £35,000 £26,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +32.07% -18.46%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +28.57% -12.50%  

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 the West Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4576 5402 5023
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 88.27% 88.69% 87.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3797 4188 4136
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Economics
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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 the West Midlands

Economics
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Economics in the West Midlands

Economics
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Economics within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Staffordshire - 2 £32,408 -
Birmingham +4 1 £36,000 -48.57% 2
Economics
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Economics.

1 7 (100.00%) Degree
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (42.86%) Project Management
2 3 (42.86%) Manufacturing
3 2 (28.57%) Six Sigma
3 2 (28.57%) Lean Six Sigma
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) Automotive
3 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (28.57%) Marketing
4 1 (14.29%) IT Asset Management
4 1 (14.29%) SDLC
4 1 (14.29%) Sociology
4 1 (14.29%) FINRA
4 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
4 1 (14.29%) Psychology
4 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
4 1 (14.29%) Legal
4 1 (14.29%) Statistics
4 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
4 1 (14.29%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Product Management
4 1 (14.29%) Trend Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Tableau
4 1 (14.29%) Data Quality
4 1 (14.29%) Campaign Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Software Asset Management
4 1 (14.29%) Software Licensing

Economics
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Actimize
General
1 3 (42.86%) Manufacturing
2 2 (28.57%) Automotive
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) Advertising
3 1 (14.29%) Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Legal
3 1 (14.29%) Retail
3 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Banking Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Business Data Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Business Design Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Compliance Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Data Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Data Compliance Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Financial Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Insight Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Management Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Process Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) SAS Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) SAS Insight Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Insight Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Senior SAS Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) Lean Six Sigma
2 2 (28.57%) Six Sigma
3 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
3 1 (14.29%) Campaign Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
3 1 (14.29%) ERP
3 1 (14.29%) IT Asset Management
3 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
3 1 (14.29%) Product Management
3 1 (14.29%) Psychology
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) SDLC
3 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Sociology
3 1 (14.29%) Software Asset Management
3 1 (14.29%) Software Licensing
3 1 (14.29%) Statistics
3 1 (14.29%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Data Quality
1 1 (14.29%) FINRA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Tableau
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Jewellery Quarter Bullion
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + bonus (up to 30%)
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Jewellery Quarter Bullion
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + bonus (up to 30%)
Posted: 11 days ago