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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Operations Research (or Operational Research)
Rank - - 27
Permanent jobs citing Operations Research 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian - - 1.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
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 46 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 86.96% 88.46% 96.15%
Number of salaries quoted 36 37 25
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £29,000 £33,550
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £53,600
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%