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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Operations Research (or Operational Research)
Rank 305 325 324
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -1
Permanent jobs citing Operations Research 1 12 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.009% 0.10% 0.009%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.011% 0.12% 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 1
Average salary £55,000 £65,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% +36.84%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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
8861 9822 9383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 81.26% 82.89% 80.10%
Number of salaries quoted 7700 8365 8464
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £37,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 17 (100.00%) Statistics
2 16 (94.12%) SQL
3 15 (88.24%) SAS
3 15 (88.24%) Analytics
4 13 (76.47%) Mathematics
5 12 (70.59%) Degree
6 7 (41.18%) MS Excel
6 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
6 7 (41.18%) Data Analysis
7 6 (35.29%) Web Analytics
7 6 (35.29%) Project Management
7 6 (35.29%) MS Office
7 6 (35.29%) Oracle
7 6 (35.29%) VBA
7 6 (35.29%) Social Media
7 6 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (35.29%) Finance
7 6 (35.29%) Marketing
8 5 (29.41%) Data Analytics
9 4 (23.53%) Statistical Modelling
9 4 (23.53%) Economics
9 4 (23.53%) Computer Science
9 4 (23.53%) Social Network
9 4 (23.53%) Data Extraction
9 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
9 4 (23.53%) Data Mining
9 4 (23.53%) Statistical Analysis
9 4 (23.53%) Data Management
9 4 (23.53%) Business Development
10 3 (17.65%) CHAID

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 15 (88.24%) SAS
2 1 (5.88%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 7 (41.18%) MS Excel
2 6 (35.29%) MS Office
3 1 (5.88%) SPSS
3 1 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) Data Mining
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle ODI
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database
2 2 (11.76%) SAS Enterprise Miner
2 2 (11.76%) Hadoop
3 1 (5.88%) Apache Hive
3 1 (5.88%) Big Data
3 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.88%) OLAP
3 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
1 6 (35.29%) Marketing
2 1 (5.88%) French Language
2 1 (5.88%) Retail
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Analyst
2 7 (41.18%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Data Manager
3 4 (23.53%) Data Analytics Manager
3 4 (23.53%) Senior Manager
4 3 (17.65%) Data Scientist
4 3 (17.65%) Insight Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Insight Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Data Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 17 (100.00%) Statistics
2 13 (76.47%) Mathematics
3 6 (35.29%) Social Media
3 6 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (23.53%) Computer Science
4 4 (23.53%) Social Network
4 4 (23.53%) Data Extraction
4 4 (23.53%) Economics
5 3 (17.65%) Applied Mathematics
6 2 (11.76%) Algorithms
7 1 (5.88%) GIS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) Analytics
2 7 (41.18%) Data Analysis
3 6 (35.29%) Web Analytics
3 6 (35.29%) Project Management
4 5 (29.41%) Data Analytics
5 4 (23.53%) Business Development
5 4 (23.53%) Statistical Modelling
5 4 (23.53%) Data Management
5 4 (23.53%) Statistical Analysis
6 3 (17.65%) Cluster Analysis
6 3 (17.65%) Database Marketing
6 3 (17.65%) CHAID
6 3 (17.65%) CRM
6 3 (17.65%) ETL
7 2 (11.76%) Predictive Modelling
7 2 (11.76%) Business Analytics
7 2 (11.76%) Propensity Modelling
8 1 (5.88%) Performance Analysis
8 1 (5.88%) MapReduce
8 1 (5.88%) Direct Marketing
Programming Languages
1 16 (94.12%) SQL
2 6 (35.29%) VBA
3 2 (11.76%) Python
4 1 (5.88%) XQuery
4 1 (5.88%) R
Qualifications
1 12 (70.59%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) PhD
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
2 6 (35.29%) Oracle
3 2 (11.76%) Informatica
3 2 (11.76%) Teradata
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