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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Research (or Operational Research)
Rank 825 868 916
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +48
Permanent jobs citing Operations Research 66 71 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.072% 0.070% 0.061%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.082% 0.082% 0.071%
Number of salaries quoted 58 37 50
Median salary £37,750 £50,000 £41,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-24.50% +19.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £38,400 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £86,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-37.64% +13.33%
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
80745 86890 96821
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 87.92% 86.24% 85.41%
Number of salaries quoted 68102 71447 79376
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
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 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 30 May 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 30 May 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 +26 40 £63,750 +21.42% 1
West Midlands -7 12 £26,500 -32.05%
North West +19 7 £26,500 -75.90%
South East +23 2 £47,000 +10.58% 2
South West +10 2 £47,500 -13.63%
East of England +33 1 £50,000 +11.11%
North East - 1 £40,000 -
Operations Research
UK

Operations Research
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 May 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.

1 119 (74.84%) Degree
2 110 (69.18%) Mathematics
3 108 (67.92%) Analytics
4 96 (60.38%) Statistics
5 91 (57.23%) SQL
6 90 (56.60%) Finance
7 77 (48.43%) Analytical Skills
8 66 (41.51%) SAS
9 57 (35.85%) Computer Science
10 52 (32.70%) Retail
11 50 (31.45%) Big Data
12 49 (30.82%) R
13 45 (28.30%) Economics
14 43 (27.04%) Python
15 40 (25.16%) Marketing
16 34 (21.38%) Business Analysis
17 33 (20.75%) Banking
17 33 (20.75%) Statistical Analysis
17 33 (20.75%) Visualisation
17 33 (20.75%) Predictive Modelling
17 33 (20.75%) Business Intelligence
18 32 (20.13%) Hadoop
18 32 (20.13%) Data Analysis
19 30 (18.87%) PhD
20 29 (18.24%) Data Mining
20 29 (18.24%) Data Analytics
20 29 (18.24%) Machine Learning
21 27 (16.98%) Statistical Modelling
22 25 (15.72%) Data Visualisation
22 25 (15.72%) Project Management

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 66 (41.51%) SAS
2 22 (13.84%) Apache Spark
3 10 (6.29%) Apache
4 9 (5.66%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.63%) JBoss
5 1 (0.63%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.63%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.63%) WebSphere
Applications
1 23 (14.47%) SPSS
2 21 (13.21%) MS PowerPoint
3 19 (11.95%) MS Excel
4 10 (6.29%) S-PLUS
5 2 (1.26%) EViews
5 2 (1.26%) MS Office
6 1 (0.63%) Mathematica
6 1 (0.63%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.26%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.26%) SAP InfiniteInsight
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.66%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (5.66%) Amazon EC2
1 9 (5.66%) Amazon EMR
1 9 (5.66%) Amazon S3
1 9 (5.66%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.29%) WebEx
2 5 (3.14%) Firewall
2 5 (3.14%) LAN
2 5 (3.14%) SSL
2 5 (3.14%) WAN
3 1 (0.63%) BGP
3 1 (0.63%) BIG-IP
3 1 (0.63%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (0.63%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (0.63%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (0.63%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (0.63%) DNS
3 1 (0.63%) EIGRP
3 1 (0.63%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (0.63%) IPsec
3 1 (0.63%) MPLS
3 1 (0.63%) RIP
3 1 (0.63%) VPN
3 1 (0.63%) Wireless
3 1 (0.63%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (31.45%) Big Data
2 32 (20.13%) Hadoop
3 29 (18.24%) Data Mining
4 17 (10.69%) SQL Server
5 16 (10.06%) Apache Hive
6 11 (6.92%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (6.92%) MongoDB
6 11 (6.92%) MySQL
7 10 (6.29%) Impala
8 9 (5.66%) Mahout
8 9 (5.66%) Neo4j
8 9 (5.66%) PostgreSQL
9 8 (5.03%) GIS
9 8 (5.03%) QlikView
9 8 (5.03%) Relational Database
10 6 (3.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (3.14%) Base SAS
11 5 (3.14%) BusinessObjects
12 4 (2.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 4 (2.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (5.66%) Git (software)
1 9 (5.66%) Jenkins
1 9 (5.66%) Vagrant
1 9 (5.66%) Yeoman
2 4 (2.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.63%) ClearCase
3 1 (0.63%) Mercurial
General
1 90 (56.60%) Finance
2 52 (32.70%) Retail
3 40 (25.16%) Marketing
4 33 (20.75%) Banking
5 18 (11.32%) Local Government
6 16 (10.06%) Spanish Language
7 15 (9.43%) German Language
8 12 (7.55%) Manufacturing
8 12 (7.55%) Telecoms
9 9 (5.66%) French Language
10 6 (3.77%) Advertising
10 6 (3.77%) Games
10 6 (3.77%) Italian Language
10 6 (3.77%) Mandarin Language
11 4 (2.52%) Retail Banking
12 3 (1.89%) Russian Language
13 2 (1.26%) Front Office
13 2 (1.26%) Investment Banking
13 2 (1.26%) Publishing
14 1 (0.63%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 60 (37.74%) Analyst
2 38 (23.90%) Consultant
3 37 (23.27%) Data Scientist
4 32 (20.13%) Data Analyst
5 18 (11.32%) Analytics Consultant
5 18 (11.32%) Graduate
6 14 (8.81%) Senior Analyst
7 13 (8.18%) Data Consultant
8 11 (6.92%) Graduate Analyst
9 10 (6.29%) Business Data Analyst
9 10 (6.29%) Junior
9 10 (6.29%) Presales Consultant
9 10 (6.29%) SQL Analyst
9 10 (6.29%) SQL Data Analyst
10 9 (5.66%) Data Analytics Consultant
10 9 (5.66%) E-Commerce Analyst
10 9 (5.66%) Statistical Analyst
10 9 (5.66%) Statistical Data Analyst
11 8 (5.03%) Java Consultant
11 8 (5.03%) Senior Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (8.81%) D3.js
1 14 (8.81%) HTML
1 14 (8.81%) HTML5
2 13 (8.18%) scikit-learn
3 12 (7.55%) Natural Language Processing
3 12 (7.55%) Pandas
3 12 (7.55%) SciPy
4 11 (6.92%) .NET
5 10 (6.29%) .NET Framework
6 9 (5.66%) Cascalog
7 4 (2.52%) Ajax
7 4 (2.52%) CSS
7 4 (2.52%) CSS3
7 4 (2.52%) GeoJSON
7 4 (2.52%) JSON
7 4 (2.52%) RESTful
8 3 (1.89%) NumPy
8 3 (1.89%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 110 (69.18%) Mathematics
2 96 (60.38%) Statistics
3 77 (48.43%) Analytical Skills
4 57 (35.85%) Computer Science
5 45 (28.30%) Economics
6 33 (20.75%) Visualisation
7 22 (13.84%) Physics
8 21 (13.21%) Algorithms
9 14 (8.81%) Management Information System
10 11 (6.92%) Chemistry
11 10 (6.29%) Psychology
12 8 (5.03%) Credit Risk
13 7 (4.40%) Applied Mathematics
14 6 (3.77%) Data Extraction
15 4 (2.52%) Cyberthreat
15 4 (2.52%) Neural Network
15 4 (2.52%) User Experience
16 3 (1.89%) Fintech
17 2 (1.26%) Online Games
17 2 (1.26%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (6.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (67.92%) Analytics
2 34 (21.38%) Business Analysis
3 33 (20.75%) Business Intelligence
3 33 (20.75%) Predictive Modelling
3 33 (20.75%) Statistical Analysis
4 32 (20.13%) Data Analysis
5 29 (18.24%) Data Analytics
5 29 (18.24%) Machine Learning
6 27 (16.98%) Statistical Modelling
7 25 (15.72%) Data Visualisation
7 25 (15.72%) Project Management
8 20 (12.58%) Open Source
9 17 (10.69%) Predictive Analytics
9 17 (10.69%) Quantitative Analysis
10 15 (9.43%) E-Commerce
11 13 (8.18%) Information Management
11 13 (8.18%) Presales
12 12 (7.55%) Continuous Improvement
12 12 (7.55%) Time Series Analysis
13 9 (5.66%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 91 (57.23%) SQL
2 49 (30.82%) R
3 43 (27.04%) Python
4 25 (15.72%) Java
5 24 (15.09%) MATLAB
6 20 (12.58%) VBA
7 16 (10.06%) C++
8 14 (8.81%) C
8 14 (8.81%) JavaScript
9 11 (6.92%) C#
10 9 (5.66%) Bash Shell
10 9 (5.66%) Clojure
11 7 (4.40%) Scala
12 5 (3.14%) Perl
13 4 (2.52%) Julia
13 4 (2.52%) Ruby
13 4 (2.52%) T-SQL
13 4 (2.52%) VB
14 3 (1.89%) Cython
15 2 (1.26%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 119 (74.84%) Degree
2 30 (18.87%) PhD
3 4 (2.52%) CREST Certified
3 4 (2.52%) GIAC
3 4 (2.52%) GPEN
3 4 (2.52%) GXPN
3 4 (2.52%) Postgraduate
4 2 (1.26%) MBA
5 1 (0.63%) CIMA
5 1 (0.63%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.63%) IBM Certification
5 1 (0.63%) MCSE
5 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.77%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.89%) Basel II
3 2 (1.26%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (5.66%) VirtualBox
2 2 (1.26%) Docker
3 1 (0.63%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.63%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (0.63%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (0.63%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 23 (14.47%) Microsoft
2 17 (10.69%) Oracle
3 12 (7.55%) Tableau
4 10 (6.29%) Actian
4 10 (6.29%) RapidMiner
5 9 (5.66%) Google
6 5 (3.14%) MicroStrategy
7 4 (2.52%) Cloudera
8 3 (1.89%) Mapinfo
9 2 (1.26%) Cognos
9 2 (1.26%) Greenplum
9 2 (1.26%) Hortonworks
9 2 (1.26%) IBM
10 1 (0.63%) CheckPoint
10 1 (0.63%) Cisco
10 1 (0.63%) Facebook
10 1 (0.63%) Infoblox
10 1 (0.63%) Netezza
10 1 (0.63%) SolarWinds
10 1 (0.63%) Twitter
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