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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Research (or Operational Research)
Rank 238 248 235
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -13
Permanent jobs citing Operations Research 2 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.036% 0.033% 0.085%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.041% 0.038% 0.099%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 5
Median salary £47,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% -
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-37.64% +13.33%
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
4890 5224 5070
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 87.20% 85.95% 86.09%
Number of salaries quoted 4051 4260 4213
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 3 May 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 3 May 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
Somerset 0 1 £57,500 +4.54%
Gloucestershire - 1 £37,500 -
Operations Research
England

Operations Research
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Logical Data Model
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Quality Management
2 1 (50.00%) Process Management
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) Zachman Framework
2 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (50.00%) Content Management
2 1 (50.00%) Information Management
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Statistics
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Reference Data
2 1 (50.00%) Data Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Data Governance
2 1 (50.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data

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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Business Data Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Management Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Information Management Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Management Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) Reference Data
2 1 (50.00%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Content Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Data Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Data Governance
2 1 (50.00%) Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Information Management
2 1 (50.00%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (50.00%) Master Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Process Management
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Quality Management
2 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (50.00%) Zachman Framework
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft