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

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Research (or Operational Research)
Rank 823 865 873
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +8
Permanent jobs citing Operations Research 81 74 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.088% 0.072% 0.075%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.10% 0.083% 0.088%
Number of salaries quoted 73 31 58
Median salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £35,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £103,500 £52,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £39,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
-32.05% -15.21%
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
80600 89322 93611
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 87.91% 87.15% 85.40%
Number of salaries quoted 68149 73977 76138
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £74,000 £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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +59 59 £66,000 +32.00% 1
South East +16 10 £50,000 +5.26%
Yorkshire - 7 £26,000 - 2
West Midlands -6 3 £45,000 +15.38%
North West +10 1 £26,500 -75.90%
South West - 1 - - 1
Operations Research
UK

Operations Research
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 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 England region with a requirement for Operations Research.

1 115 (67.25%) Statistics
2 114 (66.67%) Degree
3 106 (61.99%) Mathematics
3 106 (61.99%) SQL
4 103 (60.23%) Analytics
5 87 (50.88%) Analytical Skills
6 84 (49.12%) Finance
7 67 (39.18%) Python
8 66 (38.60%) Retail
8 66 (38.60%) Computer Science
9 59 (34.50%) Machine Learning
10 58 (33.92%) Data Mining
11 53 (30.99%) Big Data
12 52 (30.41%) Predictive Modelling
13 51 (29.82%) SAS
14 47 (27.49%) Marketing
14 47 (27.49%) Data Analysis
15 46 (26.90%) Economics
15 46 (26.90%) R
16 44 (25.73%) PhD
17 41 (23.98%) Data Analytics
18 38 (22.22%) Visualisation
19 34 (19.88%) Statistical Analysis
20 32 (18.71%) Business Analysis
20 32 (18.71%) Business Intelligence
20 32 (18.71%) Statistical Modelling
20 32 (18.71%) Algorithms
21 30 (17.54%) Banking
22 29 (16.96%) Data Visualisation
22 29 (16.96%) 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 51 (29.82%) SAS
2 26 (15.20%) Apache Spark
3 15 (8.77%) Apache
3 15 (8.77%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 18 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 17 (9.94%) SPSS
3 14 (8.19%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.75%) MS Office
5 2 (1.17%) S-PLUS
6 1 (0.58%) EViews
6 1 (0.58%) Mathematica
6 1 (0.58%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.58%) SAP InfiniteInsight
Cloud Services
1 15 (8.77%) Amazon AWS
1 15 (8.77%) Amazon EC2
1 15 (8.77%) Amazon EMR
1 15 (8.77%) Amazon S3
2 3 (1.75%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.92%) Firewall
1 5 (2.92%) LAN
1 5 (2.92%) WAN
2 3 (1.75%) SSL
3 2 (1.17%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (33.92%) Data Mining
2 53 (30.99%) Big Data
3 29 (16.96%) Hadoop
4 21 (12.28%) Apache Hive
5 17 (9.94%) MongoDB
6 16 (9.36%) Impala
7 15 (8.77%) Mahout
7 15 (8.77%) Neo4j
7 15 (8.77%) PostgreSQL
8 10 (5.85%) Data Warehouse
9 9 (5.26%) QlikView
10 8 (4.68%) Relational Database
11 6 (3.51%) GIS
11 6 (3.51%) SQL Server
12 4 (2.34%) BusinessObjects
12 4 (2.34%) Qlik Sense
13 3 (1.75%) Flink
13 3 (1.75%) SAS EBI
13 3 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 3 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 15 (8.77%) Git (software)
1 15 (8.77%) Jenkins
1 15 (8.77%) Vagrant
1 15 (8.77%) Yeoman
2 3 (1.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 84 (49.12%) Finance
2 66 (38.60%) Retail
3 47 (27.49%) Marketing
4 30 (17.54%) Banking
5 21 (12.28%) Manufacturing
5 21 (12.28%) Telecoms
6 18 (10.53%) Local Government
7 15 (8.77%) French Language
8 13 (7.60%) Spanish Language
9 12 (7.02%) German Language
10 9 (5.26%) Publishing
11 8 (4.68%) Automotive
12 7 (4.09%) Advertising
13 5 (2.92%) Italian Language
14 4 (2.34%) Games
14 4 (2.34%) Mandarin Language
15 3 (1.75%) Retail Banking
16 2 (1.17%) Front Office
16 2 (1.17%) Investment Banking
17 1 (0.58%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 65 (38.01%) Analyst
2 54 (31.58%) Data Scientist
3 36 (21.05%) Consultant
4 21 (12.28%) Data Analyst
5 20 (11.70%) Analytics Consultant
5 20 (11.70%) Graduate
5 20 (11.70%) Junior
6 18 (10.53%) Data Consultant
7 16 (9.36%) Senior Data Scientist
8 15 (8.77%) Data Analytics Consultant
9 13 (7.60%) Graduate Analyst
9 13 (7.60%) Junior Analyst
10 11 (6.43%) Senior Analyst
11 10 (5.85%) Analytics Manager
12 9 (5.26%) Graduate Consultant
12 9 (5.26%) Senior Manager
13 8 (4.68%) Insight Analyst
13 8 (4.68%) Insight Manager
13 8 (4.68%) SQL Analyst
13 8 (4.68%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (15.20%) Natural Language Processing
2 19 (11.11%) scikit-learn
3 18 (10.53%) D3.js
3 18 (10.53%) Pandas
3 18 (10.53%) SciPy
4 15 (8.77%) Cascalog
5 5 (2.92%) HTML
5 5 (2.92%) HTML5
6 4 (2.34%) .NET
7 3 (1.75%) Ajax
7 3 (1.75%) CSS
7 3 (1.75%) CSS3
7 3 (1.75%) GeoJSON
7 3 (1.75%) JSON
7 3 (1.75%) NumPy
7 3 (1.75%) RESTful
8 2 (1.17%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.58%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.58%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 115 (67.25%) Statistics
2 106 (61.99%) Mathematics
3 87 (50.88%) Analytical Skills
4 66 (38.60%) Computer Science
5 46 (26.90%) Economics
6 38 (22.22%) Visualisation
7 32 (18.71%) Algorithms
8 26 (15.20%) Physics
9 13 (7.60%) Management Information System
10 11 (6.43%) Chemistry
10 11 (6.43%) Neural Network
10 11 (6.43%) Psychology
11 10 (5.85%) Applied Mathematics
12 7 (4.09%) Credit Risk
13 5 (2.92%) Cyberthreat
14 4 (2.34%) Data Extraction
14 4 (2.34%) Fintech
15 3 (1.75%) User Experience
16 1 (0.58%) Data Integration
16 1 (0.58%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.75%) Linux
2 1 (0.58%) Unix
2 1 (0.58%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (60.23%) Analytics
2 59 (34.50%) Machine Learning
3 52 (30.41%) Predictive Modelling
4 47 (27.49%) Data Analysis
5 41 (23.98%) Data Analytics
6 34 (19.88%) Statistical Analysis
7 32 (18.71%) Business Analysis
7 32 (18.71%) Business Intelligence
7 32 (18.71%) Statistical Modelling
8 29 (16.96%) Data Visualisation
9 26 (15.20%) Project Management
10 18 (10.53%) Bioinformatics
10 18 (10.53%) User Stories
11 17 (9.94%) Open Source
12 16 (9.36%) Time Series Analysis
13 15 (8.77%) Continuous Integration
13 15 (8.77%) Data Munging
13 15 (8.77%) Unit Testing
14 14 (8.19%) Actionable Insight
14 14 (8.19%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 106 (61.99%) SQL
2 67 (39.18%) Python
3 46 (26.90%) R
4 25 (14.62%) VBA
5 18 (10.53%) Java
6 15 (8.77%) Bash Shell
6 15 (8.77%) Clojure
7 14 (8.19%) C++
8 13 (7.60%) MATLAB
9 9 (5.26%) C
10 8 (4.68%) Scala
11 6 (3.51%) Julia
11 6 (3.51%) Perl
12 5 (2.92%) JavaScript
12 5 (2.92%) Ruby
12 5 (2.92%) VB
13 3 (1.75%) C#
13 3 (1.75%) Cython
13 3 (1.75%) Haskell
13 3 (1.75%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 114 (66.67%) Degree
2 44 (25.73%) PhD
3 6 (3.51%) Postgraduate
4 5 (2.92%) CREST Certified
4 5 (2.92%) GIAC
4 5 (2.92%) GPEN
4 5 (2.92%) GXPN
5 2 (1.17%) MBA
6 1 (0.58%) CIMA
6 1 (0.58%) IBM Certification
6 1 (0.58%) MCSE
6 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.51%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.58%) Basel II
2 1 (0.58%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (8.77%) Virtual Machines
1 15 (8.77%) VirtualBox
2 3 (1.75%) Docker
3 1 (0.58%) HDFS
Vendors
1 13 (7.60%) Microsoft
2 12 (7.02%) Tableau
3 9 (5.26%) Oracle
4 6 (3.51%) MicroStrategy
5 5 (2.92%) IBM
6 4 (2.34%) Netezza
7 3 (1.75%) Cloudera
7 3 (1.75%) Google
8 2 (1.17%) Actian
8 2 (1.17%) Greenplum
8 2 (1.17%) Hortonworks
8 2 (1.17%) RapidMiner
9 1 (0.58%) Cognizant
9 1 (0.58%) Facebook
9 1 (0.58%) Mapinfo
9 1 (0.58%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.58%) Twitter
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £0 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
North East
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £80000 - £90000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £150000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago