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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Operations Research over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Operations Research (or Operational Research)
Rank 135 132 161
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +29
Permanent jobs citing Operations Research 7 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.31% 0.050% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 0.066% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £50,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-8.82% +21.42%
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
1841 1511 2223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 80.29% 75.17% 76.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1501 1208 1762
Average salary £48,500 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.11% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,000
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 Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Operations Research across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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

Operations Research
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Operations Research within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 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
Cheshunt - 7 £50,000 -
Operations Research
East of England

Operations Research
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 13 (100.00%) SAS
1 13 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 13 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 13 (100.00%) Business Analytics
1 13 (100.00%) Analytics
2 8 (61.54%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (38.46%) Degree
3 5 (38.46%) Data Mining

Operations Research
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 13 (100.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) Data Mining
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Analyst
1 8 (61.54%) Data Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Data Scientist
Miscellaneous
1 13 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 13 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 8 (61.54%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Business Analytics
1 13 (100.00%) Analytics
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Degree