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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Operations Research (or Operational Research)
Rank 298 319 322
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +3
Permanent jobs citing Operations Research 5 17 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.048% 0.13% 0.049%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.057% 0.16% 0.060%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 4
Average salary £47,500 £41,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.15% -2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £33,500 £20,050
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £52,500 £74,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,750 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.66% -11.76%
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
8808 10836 10040
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 85.32% 83.77% 82.38%
Number of salaries quoted 7525 9019 8660
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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 1 July 2015.

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 1 July 2015, 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 15 (100.00%) SQL
2 14 (93.33%) Analytics
3 13 (86.67%) Statistics
4 10 (66.67%) Python
4 10 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (60.00%) Degree
5 9 (60.00%) Visualisation
6 8 (53.33%) SAS
6 8 (53.33%) Algorithms
7 7 (46.67%) Mathematics
8 6 (40.00%) Open Source
8 6 (40.00%) R
8 6 (40.00%) Tableau
8 6 (40.00%) PhD
8 6 (40.00%) Data Analysis
9 5 (33.33%) Economics
9 5 (33.33%) Monte Carlo Method
9 5 (33.33%) Computer Science
10 4 (26.67%) Statistical Analysis
10 4 (26.67%) Applied Mathematics
10 4 (26.67%) Physics
10 4 (26.67%) Use Case
10 4 (26.67%) Predictive Modelling
10 4 (26.67%) Pattern Recognition
10 4 (26.67%) Machine Learning
10 4 (26.67%) D3.js
10 4 (26.67%) Big Data
10 4 (26.67%) Data Visualisation
10 4 (26.67%) MapReduce
10 4 (26.67%) Hadoop

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

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 8 (53.33%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) SPSS
2 1 (6.67%) MS Office
2 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) Data Mining
1 4 (26.67%) Hadoop
1 4 (26.67%) Big Data
2 2 (13.33%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Advertising
2 2 (13.33%) Retail
2 2 (13.33%) Marketing
3 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Data Scientist
2 4 (26.67%) Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Data Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Insight Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Data Insight Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Forecast Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Credit Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 13 (86.67%) Statistics
2 10 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (60.00%) Visualisation
4 8 (53.33%) Algorithms
5 7 (46.67%) Mathematics
6 5 (33.33%) Computer Science
6 5 (33.33%) Economics
7 4 (26.67%) Applied Mathematics
7 4 (26.67%) Physics
8 2 (13.33%) Credit Risk
8 2 (13.33%) Mobile App
9 1 (6.67%) Data Extraction
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) Analytics
2 6 (40.00%) Open Source
2 6 (40.00%) Data Analysis
3 5 (33.33%) Monte Carlo Method
4 4 (26.67%) Statistical Analysis
4 4 (26.67%) Use Case
4 4 (26.67%) Predictive Modelling
4 4 (26.67%) Pattern Recognition
4 4 (26.67%) Data Visualisation
4 4 (26.67%) MapReduce
4 4 (26.67%) Machine Learning
5 2 (13.33%) Demand Forecasting
5 2 (13.33%) Coaching
5 2 (13.33%) Revenue Management
5 2 (13.33%) Logistic Regression
5 2 (13.33%) Data Architecture
5 2 (13.33%) Logistics
5 2 (13.33%) Data Modelling
5 2 (13.33%) CHAID
6 1 (6.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) SQL
2 10 (66.67%) Python
3 6 (40.00%) R
4 2 (13.33%) MATLAB
5 1 (6.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) Degree
2 6 (40.00%) PhD
3 1 (6.67%) MBA
3 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Tableau
2 2 (13.33%) Google
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
City of London
Churchill Frank
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
City, London
Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago