The table below looks at the statistics for Operations Research skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Operations Research over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Operations Research (or Operational Research)
Rank 307 319 331
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +12
Permanent jobs citing Operations Research 19 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.16% 0.008% 0.031%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.010% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 4
Average salary £42,500 £80,000 £82,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-46.87% -3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £80,000 £44,250
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £80,000 £89,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
Operations Research
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
9776 9807 10158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 81.18% 80.92% 79.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8086 8640 9280
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Operations Research
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Operations Research Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Operations Research
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Operations Research Salary Trend in the City of London

Operations Research
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Operations Research across the City of London region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Operations Research Salary Histogram in the City of London

Operations Research
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 27 (90.00%) SQL
1 27 (90.00%) Statistics
2 24 (80.00%) Mathematics
3 22 (73.33%) Degree
3 22 (73.33%) Analytics
4 16 (53.33%) SAS
5 13 (43.33%) MS Excel
6 12 (40.00%) Data Analysis
7 11 (36.67%) Computer Science
8 10 (33.33%) Data Mining
9 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
10 8 (26.67%) Project Management
10 8 (26.67%) Python
10 8 (26.67%) Data Extraction
10 8 (26.67%) Hadoop
11 7 (23.33%) Visualisation
11 7 (23.33%) Data Visualisation
11 7 (23.33%) MS Office
11 7 (23.33%) VBA
11 7 (23.33%) Data Modelling
11 7 (23.33%) Finance
11 7 (23.33%) Marketing
11 7 (23.33%) Economics
12 6 (20.00%) Web Analytics
12 6 (20.00%) Oracle
12 6 (20.00%) Statistical Analysis
12 6 (20.00%) Social Media
13 5 (16.67%) Statistical Modelling
13 5 (16.67%) Data Analytics
13 5 (16.67%) SQL Server

Operations Research
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 16 (53.33%) SAS
Applications
1 13 (43.33%) MS Excel
2 7 (23.33%) MS Office
3 4 (13.33%) SPSS
4 3 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (6.67%) FastStats
6 1 (3.33%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (3.33%) MS Project
6 1 (3.33%) Vensim
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (33.33%) Data Mining
2 8 (26.67%) Hadoop
3 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 3 (10.00%) MongoDB
4 3 (10.00%) OLAP
4 3 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
6 1 (3.33%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (3.33%) SAS Enterprise Miner
General
1 7 (23.33%) Finance
1 7 (23.33%) Marketing
2 3 (10.00%) Retail
3 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) Analyst
2 8 (26.67%) Data Scientist
3 7 (23.33%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (16.67%) Data Analytics Manager
4 5 (16.67%) Senior Manager
4 5 (16.67%) Data Manager
5 4 (13.33%) Insight Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Senior Insight Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) Business Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Data Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Data Modeller
7 1 (3.33%) Customer Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 27 (90.00%) Statistics
2 24 (80.00%) Mathematics
3 11 (36.67%) Computer Science
4 8 (26.67%) Data Extraction
5 7 (23.33%) Visualisation
5 7 (23.33%) Economics
6 6 (20.00%) Social Media
7 5 (16.67%) Applied Mathematics
7 5 (16.67%) Social Network
8 2 (6.67%) GIS
9 1 (3.33%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (73.33%) Analytics
2 12 (40.00%) Data Analysis
3 8 (26.67%) Project Management
4 7 (23.33%) Data Visualisation
4 7 (23.33%) Data Modelling
5 6 (20.00%) Web Analytics
5 6 (20.00%) Statistical Analysis
6 5 (16.67%) Statistical Modelling
6 5 (16.67%) Data Analytics
6 5 (16.67%) CHAID
6 5 (16.67%) Data Management
6 5 (16.67%) Business Development
7 4 (13.33%) Pattern Recognition
7 4 (13.33%) MapReduce
8 3 (10.00%) Customer Analytics
8 3 (10.00%) CRM
8 3 (10.00%) ETL
8 3 (10.00%) BPMN
8 3 (10.00%) Database Marketing
8 3 (10.00%) Cluster Analysis
Programming Languages
1 27 (90.00%) SQL
2 8 (26.67%) Python
3 7 (23.33%) VBA
4 4 (13.33%) C++
4 4 (13.33%) Java
4 4 (13.33%) R
5 2 (6.67%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 22 (73.33%) Degree
2 4 (13.33%) PhD
3 1 (3.33%) MBA
Vendors
1 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (20.00%) Oracle
3 2 (6.67%) Alterian
4 1 (3.33%) Informatica
4 1 (3.33%) Teradata
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