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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Operations Research (or Operational Research)
Rank 305 330 315
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -15
Permanent jobs citing Operations Research 10 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.094% 0.087% 0.042%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.11% 0.053%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 2
Average salary £57,500 £37,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.33% +44.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £35,000 £20,400
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £46,500 £31,600
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -5.26%
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
9036 10459 9506
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 85.08% 82.83% 80.80%
Number of salaries quoted 7602 8729 8306
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,483 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 21 April 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 21 April 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 13 (100.00%) SQL
2 12 (92.31%) Analytics
3 11 (84.62%) Statistics
4 8 (61.54%) Python
4 8 (61.54%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (53.85%) SAS
5 7 (53.85%) Degree
5 7 (53.85%) Visualisation
6 6 (46.15%) R
6 6 (46.15%) Mathematics
6 6 (46.15%) Data Analysis
6 6 (46.15%) Algorithms
7 5 (38.46%) PhD
7 5 (38.46%) Big Data
8 4 (30.77%) Open Source
8 4 (30.77%) Predictive Modelling
8 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
8 4 (30.77%) Use Case
8 4 (30.77%) Statistical Analysis
8 4 (30.77%) SPSS
8 4 (30.77%) Finance
9 3 (23.08%) Economics
9 3 (23.08%) Data Mining
9 3 (23.08%) Monte Carlo Method
9 3 (23.08%) Applied Mathematics
9 3 (23.08%) MapReduce
9 3 (23.08%) Tableau
10 2 (15.38%) Machine Learning
10 2 (15.38%) D3.js
10 2 (15.38%) Data Visualisation

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

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 7 (53.85%) SAS
2 1 (7.69%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) SPSS
2 1 (7.69%) MS Office
2 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) Big Data
2 3 (23.08%) Data Mining
3 2 (15.38%) Hadoop
4 1 (7.69%) Apache Hive
4 1 (7.69%) QlikView
4 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Retail
3 1 (7.69%) Marketing
3 1 (7.69%) French Language
3 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
3 1 (7.69%) Advertising
3 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Data Scientist
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Data Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Credit Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Insight Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Forecast Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Data Insight Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 11 (84.62%) Statistics
2 8 (61.54%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (53.85%) Visualisation
4 6 (46.15%) Mathematics
4 6 (46.15%) Algorithms
5 4 (30.77%) Open Source
5 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
6 3 (23.08%) Applied Mathematics
6 3 (23.08%) Economics
7 2 (15.38%) Physics
7 2 (15.38%) Credit Risk
8 1 (7.69%) Data Extraction
8 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Analytics
2 6 (46.15%) Data Analysis
3 4 (30.77%) Statistical Analysis
3 4 (30.77%) Use Case
3 4 (30.77%) Predictive Modelling
4 3 (23.08%) Monte Carlo Method
4 3 (23.08%) MapReduce
5 2 (15.38%) Machine Learning
5 2 (15.38%) Demand Forecasting
5 2 (15.38%) Data Visualisation
5 2 (15.38%) Coaching
5 2 (15.38%) Revenue Management
5 2 (15.38%) Pattern Recognition
5 2 (15.38%) Logistics
6 1 (7.69%) Business Development
6 1 (7.69%) Logistic Regression
6 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
6 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (7.69%) CHAID
6 1 (7.69%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) SQL
2 8 (61.54%) Python
3 6 (46.15%) R
4 2 (15.38%) MATLAB
5 1 (7.69%) XQuery
5 1 (7.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) Degree
2 5 (38.46%) PhD
3 1 (7.69%) MBA
3 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Tableau
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Google
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