The first table below looks at the demand for Operations Research skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Operations Research over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Bristol region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Operations Research (or Operational Research)
Rank 121 - 106
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Operations Research 1 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.055% - 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.065% - 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 7
Average salary £55,000 - £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,250
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +5.59%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1543 1342 1255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 84.69% 82.94% 79.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1211 1177 1104
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Operations Research
South West

Operations Research
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Operations Research Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Operations Research
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Operations Research Salary Trend in Bristol

Operations Research
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) Statistics
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
1 6 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 4 (66.67%) Credit Risk
2 4 (66.67%) Financial Modelling
2 4 (66.67%) Stochastic Modelling
2 4 (66.67%) Financial Analysis
2 4 (66.67%) VBA
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) MBA
2 4 (66.67%) Risk Assessment
2 4 (66.67%) Retail
2 4 (66.67%) Data Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (33.33%) SAS
3 2 (33.33%) SPSS
3 2 (33.33%) CHAID
3 2 (33.33%) MS Office
3 2 (33.33%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (33.33%) Predictive Modelling
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Logistic Regression
3 2 (33.33%) Cluster Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Marketing
4 1 (16.67%) Business Process Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Data Analytics

Operations Research
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (33.33%) SPSS
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (16.67%) Data Mining
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
1 4 (66.67%) Retail
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Insight Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Statistics
1 6 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 4 (66.67%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Financial Modelling
1 4 (66.67%) Stochastic Modelling
1 4 (66.67%) Financial Analysis
1 4 (66.67%) Risk Assessment
1 4 (66.67%) Data Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) CHAID
2 2 (33.33%) Predictive Modelling
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Logistic Regression
2 2 (33.33%) Cluster Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Business Process Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) VBA
3 2 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
2 4 (66.67%) MBA