The table below looks at the statistics for Operations Research skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Operations Research over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Research (or Operational Research)
Rank - 151 136
Permanent jobs citing Operations Research 0 4 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - 0.17% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.19% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 5
Median salary - £25,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -50.00%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-10.52% -5.00%
Operations Research
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1625 2077 2019
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 84.68% 85.86% 84.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1400 1795 1647
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Operations Research
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hertfordshire region citing Operations Research as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Operations Research Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Operations Research
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Operations Research Salary Trend in Hertfordshire