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

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Research (or Operational Research)
Rank 856 885 906
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +21
Permanent jobs citing Operations Research 85 63 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.088% 0.060% 0.066%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.10% 0.070% 0.077%
Number of salaries quoted 78 42 59
Median salary £45,000 £52,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.46% +15.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £69,750 £65,000
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
84572 89780 96412
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 87.68% 85.90% 85.38%
Number of salaries quoted 71168 73344 78454
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 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £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 2 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 2 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 +34 52 £51,500 -1.90% 8
West Midlands - 15 £26,500 -
North West +18 7 £26,500 -29.33% 1
East of England +18 3 £50,000 +11.11%
East Midlands - 3 £55,000 -
South West -1 2 £47,500 -13.63%
South East +6 1 £38,000 -10.58%
North East - 1 £40,000 -
Operations Research
UK

Operations Research
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 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.

1 126 (76.36%) Degree
2 116 (70.30%) Analytics
3 110 (66.67%) Mathematics
4 100 (60.61%) Finance
5 95 (57.58%) SQL
6 89 (53.94%) Statistics
7 84 (50.91%) Analytical Skills
8 67 (40.61%) SAS
9 61 (36.97%) Computer Science
10 53 (32.12%) R
11 52 (31.52%) Big Data
12 46 (27.88%) Retail
13 44 (26.67%) Economics
14 43 (26.06%) Banking
15 42 (25.45%) Python
16 37 (22.42%) Marketing
16 37 (22.42%) Visualisation
17 36 (21.82%) Hadoop
17 36 (21.82%) Business Intelligence
18 33 (20.00%) Predictive Modelling
19 32 (19.39%) Data Analysis
19 32 (19.39%) Microsoft
19 32 (19.39%) PhD
20 31 (18.79%) Business Analysis
20 31 (18.79%) Data Visualisation
21 30 (18.18%) Statistical Analysis
22 29 (17.58%) VBA
23 28 (16.97%) MATLAB
23 28 (16.97%) Statistical Modelling
24 27 (16.36%) Machine Learning

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 67 (40.61%) SAS
2 25 (15.15%) Apache Spark
3 12 (7.27%) Apache
4 11 (6.67%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.61%) JBoss
5 1 (0.61%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.61%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.61%) WebSphere
Applications
1 23 (13.94%) SPSS
2 22 (13.33%) MS Excel
3 20 (12.12%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (7.27%) S-PLUS
5 1 (0.61%) EViews
5 1 (0.61%) Mathematica
5 1 (0.61%) MS Office
5 1 (0.61%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.61%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (5.45%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (1.21%) SAP InfiniteInsight
Cloud Services
1 12 (7.27%) Google Analytics
2 11 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
2 11 (6.67%) Amazon EMR
2 11 (6.67%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.27%) WebEx
2 5 (3.03%) Firewall
2 5 (3.03%) LAN
2 5 (3.03%) SSL
2 5 (3.03%) WAN
3 1 (0.61%) BGP
3 1 (0.61%) BIG-IP
3 1 (0.61%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (0.61%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (0.61%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (0.61%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (0.61%) DNS
3 1 (0.61%) EIGRP
3 1 (0.61%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (0.61%) IPsec
3 1 (0.61%) MPLS
3 1 (0.61%) RIP
3 1 (0.61%) VPN
3 1 (0.61%) Wireless
3 1 (0.61%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (31.52%) Big Data
2 36 (21.82%) Hadoop
3 25 (15.15%) Data Mining
4 19 (11.52%) Apache Hive
4 19 (11.52%) SQL Server
5 18 (10.91%) Data Warehouse
6 13 (7.88%) MongoDB
6 13 (7.88%) MySQL
7 12 (7.27%) Impala
7 12 (7.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 11 (6.67%) Mahout
8 11 (6.67%) Neo4j
8 11 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
9 8 (4.85%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 8 (4.85%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 8 (4.85%) GIS
9 8 (4.85%) Power BI
10 6 (3.64%) QlikView
11 5 (3.03%) Base SAS
11 5 (3.03%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (6.67%) Git (software)
1 11 (6.67%) Jenkins
1 11 (6.67%) Vagrant
1 11 (6.67%) Yeoman
2 4 (2.42%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.61%) ClearCase
3 1 (0.61%) Mercurial
General
1 100 (60.61%) Finance
2 46 (27.88%) Retail
3 43 (26.06%) Banking
4 37 (22.42%) Marketing
5 18 (10.91%) Local Government
6 13 (7.88%) Manufacturing
6 13 (7.88%) Spanish Language
6 13 (7.88%) Telecoms
7 12 (7.27%) German Language
8 6 (3.64%) French Language
8 6 (3.64%) Mandarin Language
9 4 (2.42%) Advertising
9 4 (2.42%) Italian Language
9 4 (2.42%) Russian Language
10 3 (1.82%) Games
10 3 (1.82%) Retail Banking
11 2 (1.21%) Front Office
11 2 (1.21%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.61%) Automotive
12 1 (0.61%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 66 (40.00%) Analyst
2 43 (26.06%) Consultant
3 38 (23.03%) Data Scientist
4 33 (20.00%) Data Analyst
5 19 (11.52%) Graduate
6 14 (8.48%) Data Consultant
6 14 (8.48%) Senior Analyst
7 12 (7.27%) Graduate Analyst
7 12 (7.27%) Presales Consultant
7 12 (7.27%) SQL Analyst
8 11 (6.67%) Data Analytics Consultant
8 11 (6.67%) E-Commerce Analyst
9 10 (6.06%) Business Data Analyst
10 9 (5.45%) SQL Data Analyst
10 9 (5.45%) Statistical Analyst
10 9 (5.45%) Statistical Data Analyst
11 8 (4.85%) Java Consultant
11 8 (4.85%) Junior
11 8 (4.85%) Junior Analyst
12 7 (4.24%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (9.70%) D3.js
1 16 (9.70%) HTML
1 16 (9.70%) HTML5
1 16 (9.70%) scikit-learn
2 15 (9.09%) SciPy
3 14 (8.48%) Pandas
4 13 (7.88%) .NET
4 13 (7.88%) Natural Language Processing
5 12 (7.27%) .NET Framework
6 11 (6.67%) Cascalog
7 4 (2.42%) Ajax
7 4 (2.42%) CSS
7 4 (2.42%) CSS3
7 4 (2.42%) GeoJSON
7 4 (2.42%) JSON
7 4 (2.42%) RESTful
8 3 (1.82%) NumPy
8 3 (1.82%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 110 (66.67%) Mathematics
2 89 (53.94%) Statistics
3 84 (50.91%) Analytical Skills
4 61 (36.97%) Computer Science
5 44 (26.67%) Economics
6 37 (22.42%) Visualisation
7 23 (13.94%) Physics
8 21 (12.73%) Management Information System
9 19 (11.52%) Algorithms
10 11 (6.67%) Chemistry
11 7 (4.24%) Credit Risk
11 7 (4.24%) Psychology
12 4 (2.42%) Applied Mathematics
12 4 (2.42%) Cyberthreat
12 4 (2.42%) Neural Network
12 4 (2.42%) User Experience
13 3 (1.82%) Data Extraction
14 2 (1.21%) Derivative
14 2 (1.21%) Online Games
14 2 (1.21%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 12 (7.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (70.30%) Analytics
2 36 (21.82%) Business Intelligence
3 33 (20.00%) Predictive Modelling
4 32 (19.39%) Data Analysis
5 31 (18.79%) Business Analysis
5 31 (18.79%) Data Visualisation
6 30 (18.18%) Statistical Analysis
7 28 (16.97%) Statistical Modelling
8 27 (16.36%) Machine Learning
9 24 (14.55%) Open Source
10 23 (13.94%) Data Analytics
11 21 (12.73%) Project Management
12 18 (10.91%) Predictive Analytics
13 17 (10.30%) Quantitative Analysis
14 16 (9.70%) E-Commerce
15 15 (9.09%) Data Modelling
16 14 (8.48%) Presales
16 14 (8.48%) Time Series Analysis
17 13 (7.88%) Agile Software Development
18 12 (7.27%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 95 (57.58%) SQL
2 53 (32.12%) R
3 42 (25.45%) Python
4 29 (17.58%) VBA
5 28 (16.97%) MATLAB
6 27 (16.36%) Java
7 18 (10.91%) C++
8 16 (9.70%) JavaScript
9 15 (9.09%) C
10 13 (7.88%) C#
11 11 (6.67%) Bash Shell
11 11 (6.67%) Clojure
12 7 (4.24%) Scala
13 5 (3.03%) Perl
14 4 (2.42%) Julia
14 4 (2.42%) Ruby
14 4 (2.42%) T-SQL
15 3 (1.82%) Cython
16 2 (1.21%) Haskell
16 2 (1.21%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 126 (76.36%) Degree
2 32 (19.39%) PhD
3 4 (2.42%) CREST Certified
3 4 (2.42%) GIAC
3 4 (2.42%) GPEN
3 4 (2.42%) GXPN
4 2 (1.21%) MBA
4 2 (1.21%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.61%) CIMA
5 1 (0.61%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.61%) IBM Certification
5 1 (0.61%) MCSE
5 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.88%) Data Quality
2 4 (2.42%) Basel II
3 2 (1.21%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (6.67%) VirtualBox
2 2 (1.21%) Docker
3 1 (0.61%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.61%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (0.61%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (0.61%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 32 (19.39%) Microsoft
2 17 (10.30%) Oracle
3 12 (7.27%) Actian
3 12 (7.27%) RapidMiner
4 11 (6.67%) Google
5 10 (6.06%) Cognos
6 8 (4.85%) Tableau
7 4 (2.42%) Cloudera
8 3 (1.82%) Mapinfo
8 3 (1.82%) MicroStrategy
9 2 (1.21%) Greenplum
9 2 (1.21%) Hortonworks
9 2 (1.21%) IBM
10 1 (0.61%) CheckPoint
10 1 (0.61%) Cisco
10 1 (0.61%) Facebook
10 1 (0.61%) Infoblox
10 1 (0.61%) Perforce
10 1 (0.61%) SolarWinds
10 1 (0.61%) Twitter
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