The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Operations Research (or Operational Research)
Rank 219 - 210
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Operations Research 6 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.10% - 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% - 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 6
Average salary £55,000 - £27,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +30.13%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4638 4189 4365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 79.95% 77.85% 77.12%
Number of salaries quoted 3851 3683 3717
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Operations Research
England

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
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Operations Research across the South West region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Operations Research Salary Histogram 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Operations Research within the South West region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Operations Research
England

Operations Research
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 13 (100.00%) SQL
1 13 (100.00%) Degree
2 12 (92.31%) Statistics
2 12 (92.31%) Mathematics
3 11 (84.62%) VBA
3 11 (84.62%) Finance
3 11 (84.62%) MBA
4 10 (76.92%) Risk Assessment
4 10 (76.92%) Credit Risk
4 10 (76.92%) Data Analysis
4 10 (76.92%) Financial Modelling
4 10 (76.92%) Financial Analysis
5 9 (69.23%) Stochastic Modelling
5 9 (69.23%) Retail
6 4 (30.77%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (23.08%) Manufacturing
7 3 (23.08%) Analytics
8 2 (15.38%) Performance Analysis
8 2 (15.38%) SAS
8 2 (15.38%) SPSS
8 2 (15.38%) CHAID
8 2 (15.38%) MS Office
8 2 (15.38%) Python
8 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
8 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (15.38%) Logistic Regression
8 2 (15.38%) Cluster Analysis
8 2 (15.38%) Predictive Modelling
8 2 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
9 1 (7.69%) Marketing

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (15.38%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (15.38%) SPSS
2 2 (15.38%) MS Office
2 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 2 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (7.69%) Data Mining
General
1 11 (84.62%) Finance
2 9 (69.23%) Retail
3 3 (23.08%) Manufacturing
4 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) Insight Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 12 (92.31%) Statistics
1 12 (92.31%) Mathematics
2 10 (76.92%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Risk Assessment
1 10 (76.92%) Data Analysis
1 10 (76.92%) Financial Modelling
1 10 (76.92%) Financial Analysis
2 9 (69.23%) Stochastic Modelling
3 3 (23.08%) Analytics
4 2 (15.38%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) CHAID
4 2 (15.38%) Logistic Regression
4 2 (15.38%) Cluster Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) Predictive Modelling
5 1 (7.69%) Business Process Improvement
5 1 (7.69%) Process Improvement
5 1 (7.69%) Data Analytics
5 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
5 1 (7.69%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) SQL
2 11 (84.62%) VBA
3 2 (15.38%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (100.00%) Degree
2 11 (84.62%) MBA
3 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
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