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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Research (or Operational Research)
Rank 231 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Operations Research 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.058% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.066% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Median salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 South West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4533 5075 5610
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 87.81% 88.80% 86.07%
Number of salaries quoted 3750 4257 4607
Median salary £43,000 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £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
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 8 December 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Operations Research within the South West region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 - 2 £45,000 -
Bristol - 1 £65,000 -
Operations Research
England

Operations Research
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 8 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 South West region with a requirement for Operations Research.

1 4 (100.00%) Analytics
2 3 (75.00%) Statistical Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) Statistics
2 3 (75.00%) R
2 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (50.00%) Algorithms
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (50.00%) Data Governance
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) MATLAB
3 2 (50.00%) Big Data
3 2 (50.00%) Information Management
3 2 (50.00%) Logistics
4 1 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (25.00%) Data Mining
4 1 (25.00%) SAS
4 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (25.00%) Cognizant
4 1 (25.00%) SPSS
4 1 (25.00%) Quality Management
4 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Migration
4 1 (25.00%) Retail
4 1 (25.00%) Data Management
4 1 (25.00%) Content Management
4 1 (25.00%) Big Data Analytics
4 1 (25.00%) Statistical Modelling

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (25.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Management Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Information Management Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Management Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (75.00%) Statistics
2 2 (50.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (25.00%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Analytics
2 3 (75.00%) Statistical Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (50.00%) Data Governance
3 2 (50.00%) Information Management
3 2 (50.00%) Logistics
4 1 (25.00%) Big Data Analytics
4 1 (25.00%) Business Analytics
4 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (25.00%) Content Management
4 1 (25.00%) Data Analytics
4 1 (25.00%) Data Architecture
4 1 (25.00%) Data Management
4 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (25.00%) Logical Data Model
4 1 (25.00%) Master Data Management
4 1 (25.00%) Project Management
4 1 (25.00%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) R
2 2 (50.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Cognizant