The table below looks at the statistics for Operations Research skills in IT jobs advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Operations Research over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Research (or Operational Research)
Rank 39 46 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing Operations Research 4 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 1.54% 0.31% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.78% 0.35% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -
Operations Research
Cambridgeshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Peterborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
225 282 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 86.87% 87.85% 90.67%
Number of salaries quoted 179 224 237
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £102,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Operations Research
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

Operations Research Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

Operations Research
Salary Trend in Peterborough

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

Operations Research Salary Trend in Peterborough

Operations Research
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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 4 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Visualisation
2 3 (75.00%) Analytics
2 3 (75.00%) Algorithms
2 3 (75.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (50.00%) Statistics
3 2 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) Revenue Management
3 2 (50.00%) VBA
3 2 (50.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) Predictive Modelling
3 2 (50.00%) Data Visualisation
3 2 (50.00%) Statistical Modelling
4 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Retail
4 1 (25.00%) Yield Management
4 1 (25.00%) Marketing
4 1 (25.00%) Physics

Operations Research
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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.

General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Data Scientist
2 2 (50.00%) Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) Operations Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) Research Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Data Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Research Scientist
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Visualisation
2 3 (75.00%) Algorithms
2 3 (75.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (50.00%) Statistics
4 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (25.00%) Physics
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Analytics
2 2 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Data Visualisation
2 2 (50.00%) Predictive Modelling
2 2 (50.00%) Revenue Management
2 2 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Statistical Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) Yield Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree