The table below looks at the statistics for Operations Research skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Operations Research over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Operations Research (or Operational Research)
Rank 224 - 223
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Operations Research 2 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.034% - 0.090%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.044% - 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 5
Average salary £24,250 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
Operations Research
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4580 4289 4291
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 77.61% 76.33% 76.87%
Number of salaries quoted 3055 3225 3525
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Operations Research
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Operations Research across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Operations Research Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Operations Research
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Operations Research across the Berkshire region.

Operations Research Salary Trend in Berkshire

Operations Research
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Operations Research within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading - 2 £24,250 -
Operations Research
South East

Operations Research
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Operations Research also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Operations Research.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Mathematics
2 2 (66.67%) Physics
2 2 (66.67%) CAD
2 2 (66.67%) MATLAB
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) Simulink
3 1 (33.33%) AutoCAD
3 1 (33.33%) Autodesk
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) WPF
3 1 (33.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (33.33%) WebGL
3 1 (33.33%) Web Application Development
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) OpenGL
3 1 (33.33%) DirectX
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) STL
3 1 (33.33%) XAML
3 1 (33.33%) SolidWorks
3 1 (33.33%) WinForms

Operations Research
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Operations Research also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Operations Research. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) AutoCAD
1 1 (33.33%) Simulink
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Graduate Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Graduate
3 1 (33.33%) Junior
3 1 (33.33%) Junior Programmer
3 1 (33.33%) Graduate Programmer
3 1 (33.33%) Graduate C# Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C# Programmer
3 1 (33.33%) Programmer
3 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Junior Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Junior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) STL
1 1 (33.33%) OpenGL
1 1 (33.33%) DirectX
1 1 (33.33%) WinForms
1 1 (33.33%) WPF
1 1 (33.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 1 (33.33%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Mathematics
1 2 (66.67%) Physics
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) CAD
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Web Application Development
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) OO
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) MATLAB
3 1 (33.33%) XAML
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Autodesk
1 1 (33.33%) SolidWorks