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

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Research (or Operational Research)
Rank 253 - 272
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Operations Research 7 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.11% - 0.013%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% - 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 1
Median salary £37,500 - £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +18.75%
Operations Research
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 North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5505 5404 6509
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 88.18% 87.77% 86.73%
Number of salaries quoted 4622 4442 5578
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,746 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Operations Research
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West 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 the North West

Operations Research
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Operations Research Salary Trend in the North West

Operations Research
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Operations Research across the North West region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

Operations Research Salary Histogram in the North West

Operations Research
Top 22 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT jobs citing Operations Research also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Operations Research.

1 7 (70.00%) Python
1 7 (70.00%) PhD
1 7 (70.00%) SAS
1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (70.00%) Retail
1 7 (70.00%) Statistics
1 7 (70.00%) Mathematics
1 7 (70.00%) Psychology
1 7 (70.00%) Open Source
1 7 (70.00%) R
1 7 (70.00%) Test Strategy
1 7 (70.00%) Big Data
1 7 (70.00%) Big Data Analytics
1 7 (70.00%) Data Analytics
1 7 (70.00%) Analytics
1 7 (70.00%) Advertising
1 7 (70.00%) Algorithms
1 7 (70.00%) Non-Linear Programming
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (20.00%) Telecoms

Operations Research
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (70.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) Big Data
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 7 (70.00%) Advertising
1 7 (70.00%) Retail
2 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Data Scientist
1 7 (70.00%) Senior Data Scientist
2 3 (30.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Report Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Telecoms Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Algorithms
1 7 (70.00%) Mathematics
1 7 (70.00%) Psychology
1 7 (70.00%) Statistics
2 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (70.00%) Analytics
1 7 (70.00%) Big Data Analytics
1 7 (70.00%) Data Analytics
1 7 (70.00%) Non-Linear Programming
1 7 (70.00%) Open Source
1 7 (70.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) Python
1 7 (70.00%) R
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) PhD
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