The first table below looks at the demand for Operations Research skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Operations Research over the 3 months to 25 July 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 West Lothian region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Operations Research (or Operational Research)
Rank - 26 -
Permanent jobs citing Operations Research 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian - 1.28% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.41% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+8.23% +3.65%
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Lothian
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
47 71 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 88.68% 91.03% 64.23%
Number of salaries quoted 39 24 47
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,850 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Operations Research
Scotland