The table below looks at the statistics for Operations Research skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Operations Research over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Research (or Operational Research)
Rank 836 884 887
Rank change year-on-year
+48 +3
Permanent jobs citing Operations Research 51 45 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.057% 0.045% 0.058%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.064% 0.051% 0.068%
Number of salaries quoted 45 33 44
Median salary £45,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.21% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,550
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £50,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +18.75%
Operations Research
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
79462 88351 91210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 88.28% 87.40% 85.37%
Number of salaries quoted 66744 73779 73679
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Operations Research
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England 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 England

Operations Research
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Operations Research across the England region.

Operations Research Salary Trend in England

Operations Research
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Operations Research across the England region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Operations Research Salary Histogram in England

Operations Research
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Operations Research within the England region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +43 30 £55,000 +15.78% 8
Yorkshire - 8 £26,000 -
South East +35 7 £50,000 +5.26% 1
North West +18 3 £32,500 -
East of England +21 1 - - 1
South West -14 1 - - 1
West Midlands - 1 £45,000 - 1
Operations Research
UK

Operations Research
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 England region with a requirement for Operations Research.

1 88 (68.22%) Statistics
2 78 (60.47%) SQL
3 76 (58.91%) Degree
4 73 (56.59%) Analytics
5 72 (55.81%) Mathematics
6 64 (49.61%) Analytical Skills
7 49 (37.98%) Python
7 49 (37.98%) Data Mining
8 47 (36.43%) Retail
9 46 (35.66%) Finance
9 46 (35.66%) Machine Learning
10 44 (34.11%) Predictive Modelling
11 41 (31.78%) Computer Science
12 39 (30.23%) Marketing
13 38 (29.46%) Economics
14 34 (26.36%) Data Analysis
15 33 (25.58%) Big Data
16 32 (24.81%) SAS
16 32 (24.81%) PhD
17 31 (24.03%) Data Analytics
17 31 (24.03%) Visualisation
18 29 (22.48%) R
19 26 (20.16%) Business Intelligence
19 26 (20.16%) Algorithms
20 23 (17.83%) Natural Language Processing
21 22 (17.05%) Statistical Analysis
22 19 (14.73%) Data Visualisation
22 19 (14.73%) Statistical Modelling
23 17 (13.18%) Customer Insight
23 17 (13.18%) Hadoop

Operations Research
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 32 (24.81%) SAS
2 15 (11.63%) Apache Spark
3 11 (8.53%) Apache Pig
4 10 (7.75%) Apache
Applications
1 12 (9.30%) MS Excel
2 11 (8.53%) SPSS
3 8 (6.20%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.33%) MS Office
5 1 (0.78%) EViews
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.75%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (7.75%) Amazon EC2
1 10 (7.75%) Amazon EMR
1 10 (7.75%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.78%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.65%) Firewall
1 6 (4.65%) LAN
1 6 (4.65%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (37.98%) Data Mining
2 33 (25.58%) Big Data
3 17 (13.18%) Hadoop
4 12 (9.30%) Apache Hive
4 12 (9.30%) Impala
4 12 (9.30%) Neo4j
4 12 (9.30%) PostgreSQL
5 10 (7.75%) Mahout
5 10 (7.75%) MongoDB
6 7 (5.43%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (5.43%) QlikView
7 6 (4.65%) Relational Database
8 5 (3.88%) BusinessObjects
9 4 (3.10%) Qlik Sense
10 3 (2.33%) MySQL
10 3 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (1.55%) MS Access
11 2 (1.55%) NoSQL
11 2 (1.55%) Oracle BI EE
11 2 (1.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (7.75%) Git (software)
1 10 (7.75%) Jenkins
1 10 (7.75%) Vagrant
1 10 (7.75%) Yeoman
General
1 47 (36.43%) Retail
2 46 (35.66%) Finance
3 39 (30.23%) Marketing
4 17 (13.18%) Banking
4 17 (13.18%) Telecoms
5 16 (12.40%) Manufacturing
6 15 (11.63%) French Language
7 11 (8.53%) Automotive
8 9 (6.98%) Local Government
8 9 (6.98%) Publishing
9 5 (3.88%) Advertising
9 5 (3.88%) German Language
9 5 (3.88%) Spanish Language
10 4 (3.10%) Games
10 4 (3.10%) Italian Language
11 2 (1.55%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.78%) Electronics
12 1 (0.78%) Law
12 1 (0.78%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 47 (36.43%) Analyst
2 40 (31.01%) Data Scientist
3 25 (19.38%) Consultant
4 17 (13.18%) Junior
5 15 (11.63%) Senior Data Scientist
6 12 (9.30%) Analytics Consultant
7 11 (8.53%) Analytics Manager
7 11 (8.53%) Data Consultant
7 11 (8.53%) Graduate
8 10 (7.75%) Data Analytics Consultant
8 10 (7.75%) Junior Analyst
9 9 (6.98%) Data Manager
9 9 (6.98%) Senior Manager
10 8 (6.20%) Data Analyst
10 8 (6.20%) SAS Analyst
11 7 (5.43%) Graduate Analyst
11 7 (5.43%) Insight Manager
11 7 (5.43%) Junior Data Scientist
11 7 (5.43%) Senior Analyst
11 7 (5.43%) Senior Analytics Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (17.83%) Natural Language Processing
2 11 (8.53%) scikit-learn
3 10 (7.75%) Cascalog
3 10 (7.75%) D3.js
3 10 (7.75%) Pandas
3 10 (7.75%) SciPy
4 3 (2.33%) .NET
4 3 (2.33%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.78%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 88 (68.22%) Statistics
2 72 (55.81%) Mathematics
3 64 (49.61%) Analytical Skills
4 41 (31.78%) Computer Science
5 38 (29.46%) Economics
6 31 (24.03%) Visualisation
7 26 (20.16%) Algorithms
8 14 (10.85%) Physics
9 13 (10.08%) Neural Network
10 8 (6.20%) Management Information System
10 8 (6.20%) Psychology
11 6 (4.65%) Applied Mathematics
11 6 (4.65%) Credit Risk
11 6 (4.65%) Cyberthreat
12 5 (3.88%) Chemistry
12 5 (3.88%) Data Extraction
13 4 (3.10%) Fintech
14 2 (1.55%) Social Media
15 1 (0.78%) Data Integration
15 1 (0.78%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.10%) Unix
2 3 (2.33%) Linux
2 3 (2.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (56.59%) Analytics
2 46 (35.66%) Machine Learning
3 44 (34.11%) Predictive Modelling
4 34 (26.36%) Data Analysis
5 31 (24.03%) Data Analytics
6 26 (20.16%) Business Intelligence
7 22 (17.05%) Statistical Analysis
8 19 (14.73%) Data Visualisation
8 19 (14.73%) Statistical Modelling
9 17 (13.18%) Customer Insight
10 16 (12.40%) Project Management
11 15 (11.63%) Business Analysis
11 15 (11.63%) Data Modelling
12 14 (10.85%) Bioinformatics
12 14 (10.85%) User Stories
13 13 (10.08%) Actionable Insight
14 12 (9.30%) Bayesian Methods
14 12 (9.30%) Budgeting and Forecasting
14 12 (9.30%) Time Series Analysis
15 11 (8.53%) Sentiment Analysis
Programming Languages
1 78 (60.47%) SQL
2 49 (37.98%) Python
3 29 (22.48%) R
4 16 (12.40%) VBA
5 12 (9.30%) Java
6 10 (7.75%) Bash Shell
6 10 (7.75%) Clojure
6 10 (7.75%) Cypher
7 6 (4.65%) C++
7 6 (4.65%) MATLAB
7 6 (4.65%) Perl
7 6 (4.65%) Ruby
8 5 (3.88%) C
8 5 (3.88%) VB
9 3 (2.33%) PHP
9 3 (2.33%) Scala
9 3 (2.33%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.55%) Julia
11 1 (0.78%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 76 (58.91%) Degree
2 32 (24.81%) PhD
3 7 (5.43%) Postgraduate
4 6 (4.65%) CREST Certified
4 6 (4.65%) GIAC
4 6 (4.65%) GPEN
4 6 (4.65%) GXPN
5 2 (1.55%) MBA
6 1 (0.78%) IBM Certification
6 1 (0.78%) MCSE
6 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.33%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.78%) IAS 39
System Software
1 10 (7.75%) Virtual Machines
1 10 (7.75%) VirtualBox
2 3 (2.33%) HDFS
3 1 (0.78%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.78%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 11 (8.53%) Tableau
2 7 (5.43%) IBM
2 7 (5.43%) Microsoft
3 6 (4.65%) MicroStrategy
3 6 (4.65%) Oracle
4 4 (3.10%) Netezza
5 2 (1.55%) ILOG
6 1 (0.78%) Adobe
6 1 (0.78%) Cognizant
6 1 (0.78%) Facebook
6 1 (0.78%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.78%) SAP
6 1 (0.78%) Teradata
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Creative Personnel
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £85,000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Tesco
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £115000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £115000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Talent International
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Talent International
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Pertemps Worcester
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
England
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £1000000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
England
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £80,000 to £100,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago