The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 3 months to 22 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Operations Research (or Operational Research)
England / East Midlands
3 months to
22 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 160 182
Permanent jobs citing Operations Research 0 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands - 0.28% 0.027%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.32% 0.032%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 1
Median salary - £50,000 £20,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +140.96%  
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £26,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +98.11% -37.64%  

Operations Research is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2643 2787 3117
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 87.66% 88.00% 85.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2081 2246 2535
Median salary £42,500 £40,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.93% -3.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Operations Research
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands citing Operations Research as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Operations Research in the East Midlands

Operations Research
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for Operations Research in the East Midlands