The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Operations Research (or Operational Research)
Rank - - 31
Permanent jobs citing Operations Research 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian - - 1.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -21.05%
Operations Research
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Lothian region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Lothian
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
60 58 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 88.24% 75.32% 97.98%
Number of salaries quoted 41 48 28
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £41,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,184 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.96% +6.25%