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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Operations Research over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Research (or Operational Research)
Rank - - 227
Permanent jobs citing Operations Research 0 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - - 0.092%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Average salary - - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £35,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+40.84% -5.33%
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 South West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5000 5181 4619
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 87.54% 86.45% 84.63%
Number of salaries quoted 4140 4364 3911
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £29,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Operations Research
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Operations Research across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 23 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the South West 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 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Quality Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management
1 1 (100.00%) Information Management
1 1 (100.00%) Knowledge Management
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Reference Data
1 1 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Data Governance
1 1 (100.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Master Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) Logical Data Model

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

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the South West 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Business Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Business Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence Solutions Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Business Solution Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Solutions Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Data Governance
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Information Management
1 1 (100.00%) Knowledge Management
1 1 (100.00%) Logical Data Model
1 1 (100.00%) Master Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Quality Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) Data Quality