The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Operations Research (or Operational Research)
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 144 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Operations Research 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.045% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.051% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £52,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £33,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +34.32% -16.25%  

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1964 2245 1947
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 87.99% 86.25% 81.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1636 1811 1521
Median salary £49,000 £52,318 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.34% +4.63%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Operations Research
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire

Operations Research
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for Operations Research in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Operations Research.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 3 (100.00%) Statistics
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Geospatial Data
2 2 (66.67%) VBA
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (66.67%) GIS
2 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (66.67%) Logistics
2 2 (66.67%) Supply Chain Management
2 2 (66.67%) Economics
3 1 (33.33%) PhD
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
3 1 (33.33%) Predictive Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) R
3 1 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (33.33%) Machine Learning
3 1 (33.33%) Data Munging
3 1 (33.33%) Linear Algebra

Operations Research
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (66.67%) Geospatial Data
1 2 (66.67%) GIS
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Data Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Data Scientist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 3 (100.00%) Statistics
2 2 (66.67%) Economics
2 2 (66.67%) Logistics
2 2 (66.67%) Supply Chain Management
3 1 (33.33%) Data Munging
3 1 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (33.33%) Linear Algebra
3 1 (33.33%) Machine Learning
3 1 (33.33%) Predictive Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) VBA
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) PhD