The table below looks at the statistics for Operations Research skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Operations Research over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Operations Research (or Operational Research)
Rank - - 173
Permanent jobs citing Operations Research 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire - - 0.083%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.100%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £28,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -21.05%
Operations Research
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3885 4304 3009
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 86.70% 85.77% 82.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3014 3497 2344
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.29% +6.25%

Operations Research
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Operations Research across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Operations Research Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Operations Research
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Operations Research across the West Yorkshire region.

Operations Research Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Operations Research
Top 19 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Operations Research also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Operations Research.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (100.00%) Data Mining
1 2 (100.00%) SAS
1 2 (100.00%) SPSS
1 2 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 2 (100.00%) Neural Network
1 2 (100.00%) Economics
1 2 (100.00%) Statistics
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Predictive Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) Visualisation
1 2 (100.00%) Predictive Modelling
1 2 (100.00%) R
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

Operations Research
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Operations Research also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Operations Research. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Data Mining
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Neural Network
1 2 (100.00%) Economics
1 2 (100.00%) Statistics
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) Visualisation
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (100.00%) Predictive Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Predictive Modelling
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 2 (100.00%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree