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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Operations Research over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Operations Research (or Operational Research)
London / City of London
Rank 222 245 320
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +75
Permanent jobs citing Operations Research 2 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.040% 0.15% 0.029%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.045% 0.16% 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 2
Median salary £55,000 £42,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% +3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £35,000 £34,250
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £51,000 £48,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +33.33%

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
4481 6070 8900
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 89.73% 89.58% 86.89%
Number of salaries quoted 4077 5389 7573
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Operations Research
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing Operations Research as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 February 2017.

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 February 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 City of London region with a requirement for Operations Research.

1 6 (100.00%) Statistics
1 6 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 5 (83.33%) Economics
2 5 (83.33%) Credit Risk
2 5 (83.33%) SAS
2 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 5 (83.33%) Analytics
3 4 (66.67%) Mathematics
4 3 (50.00%) Web Analytics
4 3 (50.00%) Marketing
4 3 (50.00%) Big Data
4 3 (50.00%) Customer Insight
4 3 (50.00%) Information Management
4 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (50.00%) SQL
5 2 (33.33%) Oracle
5 2 (33.33%) SAP
5 2 (33.33%) Unix
5 2 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (33.33%) SPSS
5 2 (33.33%) Tivoli
5 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (33.33%) Teradata
5 2 (33.33%) Banking
5 2 (33.33%) Retail
5 2 (33.33%) IAS 39
5 2 (33.33%) Risk Analytics
5 2 (33.33%) Hadoop
5 2 (33.33%) Apache Hive

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

Application Platforms
1 5 (83.33%) SAS
2 2 (33.33%) Apache Pig
2 2 (33.33%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Big Data
2 2 (33.33%) Apache Hive
2 2 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (33.33%) Hadoop
2 2 (33.33%) Impala
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Marketing
3 2 (33.33%) Banking
3 2 (33.33%) Retail
4 1 (16.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Consultant
1 3 (50.00%) SAS Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Data Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) SAS Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) SAS Data Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Strategy Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Data Scientist
3 1 (16.67%) Machine Learning Scientist
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (83.33%) Credit Risk
3 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (16.67%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Statistics
2 5 (83.33%) Analytics
2 5 (83.33%) Economics
3 4 (66.67%) Mathematics
4 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (50.00%) Customer Insight
4 3 (50.00%) Information Management
4 3 (50.00%) Web Analytics
5 2 (33.33%) Risk Analytics
5 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (16.67%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) IAS 39
1 2 (33.33%) IFRS
1 2 (33.33%) IFRS 9
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
1 2 (33.33%) SAP
1 2 (33.33%) Teradata