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

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Research (or Operational Research)
Rank 809 868 899
Rank change year-on-year
+59 +31
Permanent jobs citing Operations Research 79 69 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.086% 0.067% 0.064%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.098% 0.077% 0.075%
Number of salaries quoted 69 26 51
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £38,250 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £97,000 £110,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £40,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-34.96% +8.66%
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
80713 89877 95112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 87.94% 86.72% 85.54%
Number of salaries quoted 68367 74330 77714
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 June 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 June 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 +22 53 £66,000 +32.00%
South East +35 7 £40,000 -5.88% 2
West Midlands -18 6 £26,500 -32.05%
Yorkshire - 5 £26,000 - 1
North West +30 4 £26,500 -75.90%
South West - 2 £47,500 - 1
North East - 1 £40,000 -
Operations Research
UK

Operations Research
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 June 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.

1 125 (70.22%) Degree
2 123 (69.10%) Mathematics
3 117 (65.73%) Statistics
4 116 (65.17%) Analytics
5 110 (61.80%) SQL
6 93 (52.25%) Finance
7 90 (50.56%) Analytical Skills
8 65 (36.52%) Computer Science
9 62 (34.83%) SAS
9 62 (34.83%) Retail
10 59 (33.15%) Big Data
11 58 (32.58%) Python
12 50 (28.09%) R
13 49 (27.53%) Marketing
13 49 (27.53%) Economics
14 48 (26.97%) Data Mining
14 48 (26.97%) Machine Learning
15 46 (25.84%) Predictive Modelling
16 44 (24.72%) Data Analysis
17 43 (24.16%) PhD
18 40 (22.47%) Data Analytics
19 39 (21.91%) Visualisation
20 38 (21.35%) Statistical Analysis
21 36 (20.22%) Business Analysis
22 34 (19.10%) Banking
23 33 (18.54%) Business Intelligence
23 33 (18.54%) Hadoop
24 30 (16.85%) Statistical Modelling
25 29 (16.29%) Data Visualisation
26 27 (15.17%) Apache Spark

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 62 (34.83%) SAS
2 27 (15.17%) Apache Spark
3 15 (8.43%) Apache
4 14 (7.87%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.56%) JBoss
5 1 (0.56%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.56%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 21 (11.80%) SPSS
2 19 (10.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 18 (10.11%) MS Excel
4 6 (3.37%) S-PLUS
5 3 (1.69%) MS Office
6 2 (1.12%) EViews
7 1 (0.56%) Mathematica
7 1 (0.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.56%) SAP InfiniteInsight
Cloud Services
1 14 (7.87%) Amazon AWS
1 14 (7.87%) Amazon EC2
1 14 (7.87%) Amazon EMR
1 14 (7.87%) Amazon S3
2 8 (4.49%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.37%) WebEx
2 4 (2.25%) Firewall
2 4 (2.25%) LAN
2 4 (2.25%) SSL
2 4 (2.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (33.15%) Big Data
2 48 (26.97%) Data Mining
3 33 (18.54%) Hadoop
4 21 (11.80%) Apache Hive
5 16 (8.99%) MongoDB
6 15 (8.43%) Impala
7 14 (7.87%) Mahout
7 14 (7.87%) Neo4j
7 14 (7.87%) PostgreSQL
8 12 (6.74%) SQL Server
9 11 (6.18%) Data Warehouse
10 10 (5.62%) Relational Database
11 8 (4.49%) GIS
11 8 (4.49%) QlikView
12 7 (3.93%) MySQL
13 6 (3.37%) BusinessObjects
14 4 (2.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 4 (2.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 4 (2.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 3 (1.69%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 14 (7.87%) Git (software)
1 14 (7.87%) Jenkins
1 14 (7.87%) Vagrant
1 14 (7.87%) Yeoman
2 4 (2.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.56%) ClearCase
3 1 (0.56%) Mercurial
General
1 93 (52.25%) Finance
2 62 (34.83%) Retail
3 49 (27.53%) Marketing
4 34 (19.10%) Banking
5 20 (11.24%) Manufacturing
5 20 (11.24%) Telecoms
6 18 (10.11%) Local Government
7 16 (8.99%) Spanish Language
8 15 (8.43%) German Language
9 14 (7.87%) French Language
10 8 (4.49%) Publishing
11 7 (3.93%) Advertising
12 6 (3.37%) Automotive
12 6 (3.37%) Games
12 6 (3.37%) Italian Language
12 6 (3.37%) Mandarin Language
13 4 (2.25%) Retail Banking
14 2 (1.12%) Front Office
14 2 (1.12%) Investment Banking
14 2 (1.12%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 71 (39.89%) Analyst
2 50 (28.09%) Data Scientist
3 39 (21.91%) Consultant
4 32 (17.98%) Data Analyst
5 20 (11.24%) Analytics Consultant
5 20 (11.24%) Graduate
6 17 (9.55%) Data Consultant
7 16 (8.99%) Senior Data Scientist
8 14 (7.87%) Data Analytics Consultant
8 14 (7.87%) Junior
8 14 (7.87%) Senior Analyst
9 13 (7.30%) Graduate Analyst
10 11 (6.18%) Senior Manager
11 10 (5.62%) Analytics Manager
11 10 (5.62%) Business Data Analyst
11 10 (5.62%) Junior Analyst
11 10 (5.62%) SQL Analyst
11 10 (5.62%) SQL Data Analyst
12 9 (5.06%) Graduate Consultant
12 9 (5.06%) Insight Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (14.04%) Natural Language Processing
2 18 (10.11%) D3.js
2 18 (10.11%) scikit-learn
3 17 (9.55%) Pandas
3 17 (9.55%) SciPy
4 14 (7.87%) Cascalog
5 10 (5.62%) HTML
5 10 (5.62%) HTML5
6 7 (3.93%) .NET
7 6 (3.37%) .NET Framework
8 4 (2.25%) Ajax
8 4 (2.25%) CSS
8 4 (2.25%) CSS3
8 4 (2.25%) GeoJSON
8 4 (2.25%) JSON
8 4 (2.25%) RESTful
9 3 (1.69%) NumPy
9 3 (1.69%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 123 (69.10%) Mathematics
2 117 (65.73%) Statistics
3 90 (50.56%) Analytical Skills
4 65 (36.52%) Computer Science
5 49 (27.53%) Economics
6 39 (21.91%) Visualisation
7 27 (15.17%) Algorithms
8 23 (12.92%) Physics
9 13 (7.30%) Management Information System
10 11 (6.18%) Chemistry
10 11 (6.18%) Psychology
11 10 (5.62%) Applied Mathematics
12 9 (5.06%) Neural Network
13 8 (4.49%) Credit Risk
14 6 (3.37%) Data Extraction
15 4 (2.25%) Cyberthreat
15 4 (2.25%) Fintech
15 4 (2.25%) User Experience
16 2 (1.12%) Online Games
17 1 (0.56%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (3.37%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (65.17%) Analytics
2 48 (26.97%) Machine Learning
3 46 (25.84%) Predictive Modelling
4 44 (24.72%) Data Analysis
5 40 (22.47%) Data Analytics
6 38 (21.35%) Statistical Analysis
7 36 (20.22%) Business Analysis
8 33 (18.54%) Business Intelligence
9 30 (16.85%) Statistical Modelling
10 29 (16.29%) Data Visualisation
11 26 (14.61%) Project Management
12 20 (11.24%) Open Source
13 17 (9.55%) Bioinformatics
13 17 (9.55%) User Stories
14 15 (8.43%) Time Series Analysis
15 14 (7.87%) Continuous Integration
15 14 (7.87%) Data Munging
15 14 (7.87%) Predictive Analytics
15 14 (7.87%) Unit Testing
16 13 (7.30%) Quantitative Analysis
Programming Languages
1 110 (61.80%) SQL
2 58 (32.58%) Python
3 50 (28.09%) R
4 23 (12.92%) VBA
5 21 (11.80%) Java
6 19 (10.67%) MATLAB
7 15 (8.43%) C++
8 14 (7.87%) Bash Shell
8 14 (7.87%) Clojure
9 11 (6.18%) C
10 10 (5.62%) JavaScript
11 7 (3.93%) C#
11 7 (3.93%) Scala
12 5 (2.81%) Perl
12 5 (2.81%) VB
13 4 (2.25%) Julia
13 4 (2.25%) Ruby
13 4 (2.25%) T-SQL
14 3 (1.69%) Cython
15 2 (1.12%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 125 (70.22%) Degree
2 43 (24.16%) PhD
3 6 (3.37%) Postgraduate
4 4 (2.25%) CREST Certified
4 4 (2.25%) GIAC
4 4 (2.25%) GPEN
4 4 (2.25%) GXPN
5 2 (1.12%) MBA
6 1 (0.56%) CIMA
6 1 (0.56%) IBM Certification
6 1 (0.56%) MCSE
6 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.81%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.12%) Basel II
3 1 (0.56%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (7.87%) Virtual Machines
1 14 (7.87%) VirtualBox
2 2 (1.12%) Docker
3 1 (0.56%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.56%) HDFS
Vendors
1 17 (9.55%) Microsoft
2 14 (7.87%) Oracle
3 12 (6.74%) Tableau
4 8 (4.49%) Google
5 7 (3.93%) MicroStrategy
6 6 (3.37%) Actian
6 6 (3.37%) RapidMiner
7 5 (2.81%) IBM
8 4 (2.25%) Cloudera
9 3 (1.69%) Mapinfo
9 3 (1.69%) Netezza
10 2 (1.12%) Greenplum
10 2 (1.12%) Hortonworks
11 1 (0.56%) Facebook
11 1 (0.56%) Perforce
11 1 (0.56%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.56%) Twitter
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