The table below looks at the statistics for Operations Research skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Operations Research over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Operations Research (or Operational Research)
England / London
Rank 557 591 607
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +16
Permanent jobs citing Operations Research 31 57 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.093% 0.14% 0.067%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.10% 0.16% 0.077%
Number of salaries quoted 25 50 22
Median salary £70,000 £53,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+32.07% -3.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £39,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £115,000 £85,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £34,750
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +36.69%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
29731 35973 34999
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 89.12% 88.44% 86.35%
Number of salaries quoted 25074 30674 29527
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Operations Research
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London 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 London

Operations Research
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Operations Research across the London region.

Operations Research Salary Trend in London

Operations Research
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Operations Research across the London region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Operations Research Salary Histogram in London

Operations Research
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Operations Research within the London region over the 3 months to 18 January 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
City of London +21 2 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Operations Research
England

Operations Research
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 London region with a requirement for Operations Research.

1 40 (70.18%) Statistics
2 39 (68.42%) Analytics
3 33 (57.89%) Finance
4 31 (54.39%) SQL
5 30 (52.63%) Degree
6 27 (47.37%) PhD
7 26 (45.61%) Analytical Skills
8 25 (43.86%) Big Data
9 24 (42.11%) SAS
9 24 (42.11%) Mathematics
10 23 (40.35%) Computer Science
11 22 (38.60%) R
12 21 (36.84%) Economics
13 20 (35.09%) Retail
13 20 (35.09%) Data Analytics
14 19 (33.33%) Machine Learning
14 19 (33.33%) Python
15 17 (29.82%) Visualisation
16 15 (26.32%) Predictive Modelling
16 15 (26.32%) Java
16 15 (26.32%) Banking
17 14 (24.56%) SPSS
18 13 (22.81%) Data Analysis
19 12 (21.05%) Marketing
20 11 (19.30%) Credit Risk
20 11 (19.30%) Hadoop
21 10 (17.54%) Natural Language Processing
21 10 (17.54%) VBA
22 9 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
22 9 (15.79%) Manufacturing

Operations Research
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 24 (42.11%) SAS
2 8 (14.04%) Apache Pig
2 8 (14.04%) Apache Spark
3 5 (8.77%) Apache
4 1 (1.75%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 14 (24.56%) SPSS
2 5 (8.77%) MS Excel
3 4 (7.02%) EViews
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.77%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (8.77%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (8.77%) Amazon EMR
1 5 (8.77%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.75%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.51%) Firewall
1 2 (3.51%) LAN
1 2 (3.51%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (43.86%) Big Data
2 11 (19.30%) Hadoop
3 8 (14.04%) Data Mining
4 7 (12.28%) Apache Hive
4 7 (12.28%) Impala
5 6 (10.53%) Mahout
6 5 (8.77%) MongoDB
6 5 (8.77%) Neo4j
6 5 (8.77%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (8.77%) QlikView
7 4 (7.02%) MS Access
8 3 (5.26%) GIS
8 3 (5.26%) KDB
8 3 (5.26%) MySQL
8 3 (5.26%) SQL Server
9 2 (3.51%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (1.75%) NoSQL
10 1 (1.75%) Redis
Development Applications
1 5 (8.77%) Git (software)
1 5 (8.77%) Jenkins
1 5 (8.77%) Vagrant
1 5 (8.77%) Yeoman
General
1 33 (57.89%) Finance
2 20 (35.09%) Retail
3 15 (26.32%) Banking
4 12 (21.05%) Marketing
5 9 (15.79%) Manufacturing
5 9 (15.79%) Telecoms
6 4 (7.02%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.75%) Advertising
7 1 (1.75%) Games
7 1 (1.75%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 20 (35.09%) Consultant
2 18 (31.58%) Data Scientist
3 15 (26.32%) Analyst
4 14 (24.56%) Analytics Consultant
4 14 (24.56%) Data Analytics Consultant
4 14 (24.56%) Data Consultant
5 10 (17.54%) Senior Data Scientist
6 8 (14.04%) Java Consultant
6 8 (14.04%) Training Consultant
7 7 (12.28%) Analytics Manager
7 7 (12.28%) Data Manager
7 7 (12.28%) SAS Analyst
7 7 (12.28%) Senior Analytics Manager
7 7 (12.28%) Senior Manager
8 4 (7.02%) Credit Analyst
8 4 (7.02%) Data Analyst
8 4 (7.02%) Developer
8 4 (7.02%) Junior
8 4 (7.02%) SAS Consultant
8 4 (7.02%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (17.54%) Natural Language Processing
2 6 (10.53%) D3.js
3 5 (8.77%) Cascalog
3 5 (8.77%) Pandas
3 5 (8.77%) scikit-learn
3 5 (8.77%) SciPy
4 1 (1.75%) COM
4 1 (1.75%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 40 (70.18%) Statistics
2 26 (45.61%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (42.11%) Mathematics
4 23 (40.35%) Computer Science
5 21 (36.84%) Economics
6 17 (29.82%) Visualisation
7 11 (19.30%) Credit Risk
8 8 (14.04%) Algorithms
9 4 (7.02%) Fixed Income
10 3 (5.26%) FMCG
11 2 (3.51%) Cyberthreat
12 1 (1.75%) Data Extraction
12 1 (1.75%) Derivative
12 1 (1.75%) Fintech
12 1 (1.75%) Informatics
12 1 (1.75%) Interest Rate Derivative
12 1 (1.75%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.51%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (68.42%) Analytics
2 20 (35.09%) Data Analytics
3 19 (33.33%) Machine Learning
4 15 (26.32%) Predictive Modelling
5 13 (22.81%) Data Analysis
6 9 (15.79%) Bioinformatics
6 9 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (15.79%) Data Visualisation
6 9 (15.79%) Quantitative Analysis
6 9 (15.79%) Risk Management
6 9 (15.79%) Statistical Analysis
6 9 (15.79%) Time Series Analysis
6 9 (15.79%) User Stories
7 8 (14.04%) Customer Insight
7 8 (14.04%) Data Modelling
7 8 (14.04%) Web Development
8 6 (10.53%) Data Management
8 6 (10.53%) Data Munging
8 6 (10.53%) Open Source
8 6 (10.53%) Risk Analytics
Programming Languages
1 31 (54.39%) SQL
2 22 (38.60%) R
3 19 (33.33%) Python
4 15 (26.32%) Java
5 10 (17.54%) VBA
6 5 (8.77%) Bash Shell
6 5 (8.77%) Clojure
6 5 (8.77%) Cypher
7 4 (7.02%) MATLAB
7 4 (7.02%) Perl
7 4 (7.02%) Scala
8 2 (3.51%) C#
8 2 (3.51%) Ruby
9 1 (1.75%) C
9 1 (1.75%) C++
9 1 (1.75%) Groovy
9 1 (1.75%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (52.63%) Degree
2 27 (47.37%) PhD
3 4 (7.02%) Postgraduate
4 3 (5.26%) MBA
5 2 (3.51%) CREST Certified
5 2 (3.51%) GIAC
5 2 (3.51%) GPEN
5 2 (3.51%) GXPN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) IAS 39
System Software
1 5 (8.77%) Virtual Machines
1 5 (8.77%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 2 (3.51%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 8 (14.04%) IBM
2 6 (10.53%) Tableau
3 3 (5.26%) Oracle
3 3 (5.26%) RapidMiner
3 3 (5.26%) SAP
3 3 (5.26%) Teradata
4 2 (3.51%) ILOG
4 2 (3.51%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.75%) Adobe
5 1 (1.75%) Facebook
5 1 (1.75%) Salesforce.com
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