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 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)
UK / England
Rank 761 822 868
Rank change year-on-year
+61 +46
Permanent jobs citing Operations Research 61 98 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.078% 0.10% 0.060%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.087% 0.12% 0.070%
Number of salaries quoted 46 84 47
Median salary £51,250 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £40,000 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £107,500 £78,550 £72,500
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 England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
69779 83122 84860
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 88.68% 88.22% 86.54%
Number of salaries quoted 57754 69797 70213
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 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 2017. 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 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 +29 36 £70,000 +32.07% 3
South West - 10 £45,000 - 1
South East +73 8 £46,750 +0.53%
West Midlands +25 5 - - 1
East of England +21 1 £52,500 +5.00%
North West - 1 £40,000 -
Operations Research
UK

Operations Research
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

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 England region with a requirement for Operations Research.

1 76 (76.00%) Statistics
2 72 (72.00%) Analytics
3 61 (61.00%) Mathematics
4 54 (54.00%) SQL
5 50 (50.00%) R
6 46 (46.00%) Analytical Skills
7 41 (41.00%) PhD
8 39 (39.00%) Big Data
9 38 (38.00%) Degree
10 36 (36.00%) Python
11 35 (35.00%) SAS
12 32 (32.00%) Data Analytics
13 31 (31.00%) Finance
14 30 (30.00%) Statistical Analysis
15 27 (27.00%) Machine Learning
16 25 (25.00%) Algorithms
17 24 (24.00%) Computer Science
18 23 (23.00%) Visualisation
19 22 (22.00%) Java
19 22 (22.00%) Retail
20 20 (20.00%) Mathematical Modelling
21 19 (19.00%) Economics
22 16 (16.00%) MATLAB
23 15 (15.00%) Logistics
23 15 (15.00%) Data Visualisation
23 15 (15.00%) Predictive Modelling
24 14 (14.00%) Hadoop
24 14 (14.00%) VBA
24 14 (14.00%) Data Modelling
25 13 (13.00%) MS Excel

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 35 (35.00%) SAS
2 8 (8.00%) Apache Spark
3 7 (7.00%) Apache Pig
4 4 (4.00%) Apache
5 1 (1.00%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (13.00%) MS Excel
1 13 (13.00%) SPSS
2 4 (4.00%) EViews
Business Applications
1 1 (1.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (4.00%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (4.00%) Amazon EMR
1 4 (4.00%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (39.00%) Big Data
2 14 (14.00%) Hadoop
3 12 (12.00%) Data Mining
4 7 (7.00%) Apache Hive
4 7 (7.00%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (7.00%) GIS
5 6 (6.00%) Impala
5 6 (6.00%) MS Access
6 5 (5.00%) Mahout
6 5 (5.00%) QlikView
7 4 (4.00%) MongoDB
7 4 (4.00%) MySQL
7 4 (4.00%) Neo4j
7 4 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (4.00%) SQL Server
8 3 (3.00%) KDB
8 3 (3.00%) Relational Database
9 2 (2.00%) Base SAS
9 2 (2.00%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (4.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (4.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (4.00%) Vagrant
1 4 (4.00%) Yeoman
General
1 31 (31.00%) Finance
2 22 (22.00%) Retail
3 13 (13.00%) Banking
3 13 (13.00%) Marketing
4 10 (10.00%) Telecoms
5 9 (9.00%) Advertising
6 8 (8.00%) Manufacturing
7 5 (5.00%) Military
8 4 (4.00%) Retail Banking
9 2 (2.00%) Games
9 2 (2.00%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (1.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 35 (35.00%) Data Scientist
2 23 (23.00%) Analyst
2 23 (23.00%) Consultant
3 17 (17.00%) Senior Data Scientist
4 15 (15.00%) Data Consultant
5 14 (14.00%) Analytics Consultant
5 14 (14.00%) Data Analytics Consultant
6 12 (12.00%) Data Manager
7 10 (10.00%) Analytics Manager
8 9 (9.00%) Java Consultant
8 9 (9.00%) Senior Analytics Manager
8 9 (9.00%) Senior Manager
8 9 (9.00%) Training Consultant
9 7 (7.00%) Developer
9 7 (7.00%) Programmer
10 6 (6.00%) Data Analyst
11 4 (4.00%) Credit Analyst
11 4 (4.00%) Report Analyst
11 4 (4.00%) Risk Analyst
11 4 (4.00%) SAS Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.00%) Natural Language Processing
2 5 (5.00%) D3.js
2 5 (5.00%) SciPy
3 4 (4.00%) Cascalog
3 4 (4.00%) Pandas
3 4 (4.00%) scikit-learn
4 2 (2.00%) .NET
4 2 (2.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.00%) COM
5 1 (1.00%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 46 (46.00%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (25.00%) Algorithms
3 24 (24.00%) Computer Science
4 12 (12.00%) Credit Risk
5 4 (4.00%) Fixed Income
5 4 (4.00%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.00%) Fintech
6 2 (2.00%) FMCG
7 1 (1.00%) Derivative
7 1 (1.00%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 1 (1.00%) Reference Data
7 1 (1.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.00%) Unix
2 2 (2.00%) Linux
2 2 (2.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (76.00%) Statistics
2 72 (72.00%) Analytics
3 61 (61.00%) Mathematics
4 32 (32.00%) Data Analytics
5 30 (30.00%) Statistical Analysis
6 27 (27.00%) Machine Learning
7 23 (23.00%) Visualisation
8 20 (20.00%) Mathematical Modelling
9 19 (19.00%) Economics
10 15 (15.00%) Data Visualisation
10 15 (15.00%) Logistics
10 15 (15.00%) Predictive Modelling
11 14 (14.00%) Data Modelling
12 12 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
12 12 (12.00%) Data Analysis
12 12 (12.00%) Open Source
13 11 (11.00%) Continuous Improvement
13 11 (11.00%) Quantitative Analysis
14 10 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
15 9 (9.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 54 (54.00%) SQL
2 50 (50.00%) R
3 36 (36.00%) Python
4 22 (22.00%) Java
5 16 (16.00%) MATLAB
6 14 (14.00%) VBA
7 4 (4.00%) Bash Shell
7 4 (4.00%) Clojure
7 4 (4.00%) Cypher
7 4 (4.00%) Scala
8 2 (2.00%) C
8 2 (2.00%) C#
8 2 (2.00%) C++
8 2 (2.00%) Perl
8 2 (2.00%) PHP
8 2 (2.00%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.00%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.00%) VB
9 1 (1.00%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 41 (41.00%) PhD
2 38 (38.00%) Degree
3 4 (4.00%) Postgraduate
4 3 (3.00%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.00%) IFRS
1 6 (6.00%) IFRS 9
2 2 (2.00%) IAS 39
2 2 (2.00%) QA
3 1 (1.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (4.00%) Virtual Machines
1 4 (4.00%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 2 (2.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 8 (8.00%) IBM
2 7 (7.00%) Tableau
3 5 (5.00%) SAP
4 4 (4.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (3.00%) Oracle
5 3 (3.00%) RapidMiner
5 3 (3.00%) Teradata
6 2 (2.00%) ILOG
7 1 (1.00%) Birst
7 1 (1.00%) Facebook
7 1 (1.00%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.00%) SnapLogic
7 1 (1.00%) Workday
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