Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Operations Research skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Operations Research over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Operations Research (or Operational Research)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 246 291 345
Rank change year-on-year +45 +54 -8
Permanent jobs citing Operations Research 9 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.14% 0.069% 0.027%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.078% 0.031%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 3
Berkshire median annual salary £72,500 £33,750 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +114.81% -48.08% +168.04%
10th Percentile £57,750 £24,500 £55,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £43,750 £85,000
South East median annual salary £65,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +30.00% +5.26% +18.75%

Operations Research is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5403 7694 9618
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 86.27% 88.38% 86.95%
Number of salaries quoted 4212 5870 7495
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £28,500 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £71,550
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Operations Research
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Operations Research as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Operations Research in Berkshire

Operations Research
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Operations Research in Berkshire

Operations Research
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Operations Research in Berkshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Operations Research in Berkshire

Operations Research
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Operations Research within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wokingham - 4 £65,000 -
Reading +44 3 £75,000 +200.00%
Operations Research
South East

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Operations Research.

1 5 (55.56%) C#
1 5 (55.56%) C++
1 5 (55.56%) Java
1 5 (55.56%) Perl
1 5 (55.56%) Python
1 5 (55.56%) PhD
1 5 (55.56%) Data Mining
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
1 5 (55.56%) Neural Network
1 5 (55.56%) Statistics
1 5 (55.56%) Predictive Analytics
1 5 (55.56%) Logistic Regression
1 5 (55.56%) Mathematics
1 5 (55.56%) Computer Science
1 5 (55.56%) Machine Learning
1 5 (55.56%) Big Data
1 5 (55.56%) Analytics
1 5 (55.56%) Data Structures
1 5 (55.56%) Algorithms
1 5 (55.56%) Decision Tree
2 4 (44.44%) Relational Database
2 4 (44.44%) Presales
2 4 (44.44%) Life Science
2 4 (44.44%) Validation
2 4 (44.44%) MS Visio
2 4 (44.44%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) Project Management
2 4 (44.44%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (44.44%) Service Delivery

Operations Research
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (33.33%) SAS
2 2 (22.22%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (44.44%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) Big Data
1 5 (55.56%) Data Mining
2 4 (44.44%) Relational Database
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
3 3 (33.33%) KNIME
4 2 (22.22%) Apache Hive
4 2 (22.22%) Hadoop
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Data Scientist
2 4 (44.44%) Presales Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Algorithms
1 5 (55.56%) Computer Science
1 5 (55.56%) Data Structures
2 4 (44.44%) Life Science
3 3 (33.33%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Analytics
1 5 (55.56%) Decision Tree
1 5 (55.56%) Logistic Regression
1 5 (55.56%) Machine Learning
1 5 (55.56%) Mathematics
1 5 (55.56%) Neural Network
1 5 (55.56%) Predictive Analytics
1 5 (55.56%) Statistics
2 4 (44.44%) Presales
2 4 (44.44%) Project Management
2 4 (44.44%) Service Delivery
2 4 (44.44%) Validation
3 2 (22.22%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) C#
1 5 (55.56%) C++
1 5 (55.56%) Java
1 5 (55.56%) Perl
1 5 (55.56%) Python
2 3 (33.33%) MATLAB
2 3 (33.33%) R
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) PhD
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) 21 CFR Part 11
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle