The table below looks at the statistics for Operations Research skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Operations Research over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Operations Research (or Operational Research)
Rank - 177 193
Permanent jobs citing Operations Research 0 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester - 0.027% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.033% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Average salary - - £26,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Operations Research
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3476 3004 3457
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 81.94% 79.98% 79.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2987 2561 3098
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Operations Research
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Operations Research Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Operations Research
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Operations Research Salary Trend in Manchester