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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Operations Research (or Operational Research)
Rank - 178 176
Permanent jobs citing Operations Research 0 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester - 0.027% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.034% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
Average salary - - £28,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+37.93% -3.33%
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
3511 2926 3058
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 84.26% 78.63% 80.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2940 2456 2703
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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