The table below looks at the statistics for Operations Research skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Operations Research over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Operations Research (or Operational Research)
England / South West
Rank 223 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Operations Research 8 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.16% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% - -
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 0
Median salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +26.66%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4359 4992 5262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 88.13% 89.08% 86.90%
Number of salaries quoted 3562 4209 4416
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Operations Research
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South 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 South West

Operations Research
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Operations Research Salary Trend in the South West

Operations Research
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Operations Research within the South West region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Devon - 8 £45,000 -
Operations Research
England

Operations Research
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 South West region with a requirement for Operations Research.

1 9 (100.00%) Analytics
2 8 (88.89%) MATLAB
2 8 (88.89%) Logistics
2 8 (88.89%) R
2 8 (88.89%) Continuous Improvement
2 8 (88.89%) Statistical Analysis
2 8 (88.89%) Statistics
2 8 (88.89%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (88.89%) Algorithms
3 1 (11.11%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (11.11%) Quality Management
3 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 1 (11.11%) Finance
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Data Management
3 1 (11.11%) Content Management
3 1 (11.11%) Information Management
3 1 (11.11%) Logical Data Model
3 1 (11.11%) Degree
3 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Reference Data
3 1 (11.11%) Data Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Data Governance
3 1 (11.11%) Data Quality
3 1 (11.11%) Big Data
3 1 (11.11%) Big Data Analytics

Operations Research
Top Related IT Skills in the South 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Big Data
1 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Programmer
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Management Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Information Management Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Management Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 8 (88.89%) Algorithms
1 8 (88.89%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (88.89%) Statistics
2 1 (11.11%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Analytics
2 8 (88.89%) Continuous Improvement
2 8 (88.89%) Logistics
2 8 (88.89%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Big Data Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (11.11%) Content Management
3 1 (11.11%) Data Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) Data Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Data Governance
3 1 (11.11%) Data Management
3 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
3 1 (11.11%) Information Management
3 1 (11.11%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (11.11%) Logical Data Model
3 1 (11.11%) Master Data Management
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) MATLAB
1 8 (88.89%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) Data Quality