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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Research (or Operational Research)
Rank 237 308 319
Rank change year-on-year
+71 +11
Permanent jobs citing Operations Research 9 5 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.14% 0.048% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.054% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 11
Median salary £43,000 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.66% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £35,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,750 £39,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £39,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
-32.05% -15.21%
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
5627 9179 10486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 89.47% 87.64% 86.09%
Number of salaries quoted 5123 7830 8648
Median salary £60,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.83% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £39,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 24 July 2016.

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 24 July 2016, 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 19 (79.17%) Degree
2 17 (70.83%) Statistics
2 17 (70.83%) Mathematics
3 16 (66.67%) Analytics
4 15 (62.50%) Finance
5 13 (54.17%) SQL
5 13 (54.17%) Computer Science
5 13 (54.17%) Economics
6 12 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (45.83%) SAS
8 9 (37.50%) Information Management
8 9 (37.50%) Retail
9 8 (33.33%) Spanish Language
10 7 (29.17%) German Language
11 6 (25.00%) Statistical Modelling
11 6 (25.00%) Big Data
11 6 (25.00%) GIS
12 5 (20.83%) Python
12 5 (20.83%) Business Development
12 5 (20.83%) Data Analytics
13 4 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
13 4 (16.67%) Mandarin Language
13 4 (16.67%) Statistical Analysis
13 4 (16.67%) VBA
13 4 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
14 3 (12.50%) Project Management
14 3 (12.50%) Telecoms
14 3 (12.50%) Manufacturing
14 3 (12.50%) SPSS
14 3 (12.50%) Predictive Analytics

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 11 (45.83%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) SPSS
2 1 (4.17%) Mathematica
2 1 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.17%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) Firewall
1 2 (8.33%) LAN
1 2 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) Big Data
1 6 (25.00%) GIS
2 3 (12.50%) QlikView
2 3 (12.50%) SAS EBI
3 1 (4.17%) OLAP
3 1 (4.17%) OLTP
3 1 (4.17%) PowerPivot
3 1 (4.17%) QGIS
3 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.17%) Spatial Data
General
1 15 (62.50%) Finance
2 9 (37.50%) Retail
3 8 (33.33%) Spanish Language
4 7 (29.17%) German Language
5 4 (16.67%) Mandarin Language
6 3 (12.50%) French Language
6 3 (12.50%) Manufacturing
6 3 (12.50%) Marketing
6 3 (12.50%) Telecoms
7 2 (8.33%) Banking
8 1 (4.17%) Advertising
8 1 (4.17%) Front Office
8 1 (4.17%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (54.17%) Analyst
2 8 (33.33%) Data Analyst
3 7 (29.17%) SQL Analyst
3 7 (29.17%) SQL Data Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Consultant
4 4 (16.67%) SAS Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Data Consultant
5 3 (12.50%) Insight Manager
5 3 (12.50%) SAS Data Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Senior Manager
6 2 (8.33%) Data Scientist
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Data Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Technical Leader
7 1 (4.17%) Business Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Business Manager
7 1 (4.17%) Financial Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) SAS Consultant
7 1 (4.17%) Senior SAS Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 17 (70.83%) Mathematics
1 17 (70.83%) Statistics
2 13 (54.17%) Computer Science
2 13 (54.17%) Economics
3 12 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (8.33%) Algorithms
4 2 (8.33%) Credit Risk
4 2 (8.33%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (8.33%) Visualisation
5 1 (4.17%) Physics
5 1 (4.17%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (66.67%) Analytics
2 9 (37.50%) Information Management
3 6 (25.00%) Statistical Modelling
4 5 (20.83%) Business Development
4 5 (20.83%) Data Analytics
5 4 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (16.67%) Statistical Analysis
6 3 (12.50%) Actionable Insight
6 3 (12.50%) Customer Insight
6 3 (12.50%) Performance Analysis
6 3 (12.50%) Predictive Analytics
6 3 (12.50%) Project Management
6 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (8.33%) Data Analysis
7 2 (8.33%) Information Security
7 2 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (8.33%) Risk Management
7 2 (8.33%) Social Engineering
Programming Languages
1 13 (54.17%) SQL
2 5 (20.83%) Python
3 4 (16.67%) VBA
4 3 (12.50%) R
5 2 (8.33%) Perl
5 2 (8.33%) Ruby
6 1 (4.17%) Java
6 1 (4.17%) MATLAB
6 1 (4.17%) Scala
Qualifications
1 19 (79.17%) Degree
2 2 (8.33%) CREST Certified
2 2 (8.33%) GIAC
2 2 (8.33%) GPEN
2 2 (8.33%) GXPN
3 1 (4.17%) MBA
3 1 (4.17%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) Data Quality
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) Tableau
2 1 (4.17%) Mapinfo
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