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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Operations Research over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Operations Research (or Operational Research)
Rank 576 592 567
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -25
Permanent jobs citing Operations Research 56 59 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.12% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.14% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 19 46 31
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,200 £28,250 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £68,750 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £46,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-15.21% +8.23%
Operations Research
England

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
37934 41170 37203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 85.43% 84.70% 84.00%
Number of salaries quoted 31806 34199 30717
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.65%

Operations Research
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Operations Research across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 July 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Operations Research within the London region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +1 4 £37,500 -14.28% 1
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £47,500 -
Operations Research
England

Operations Research
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing Operations Research also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Operations Research.

1 86 (97.73%) Analytics
2 62 (70.45%) Degree
3 57 (64.77%) SAS
4 51 (57.95%) Statistics
5 44 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
6 43 (48.86%) SQL
7 40 (45.45%) Finance
8 38 (43.18%) Statistical Analysis
9 36 (40.91%) Mathematics
10 35 (39.77%) Data Analysis
11 34 (38.64%) Business Intelligence
11 34 (38.64%) SPSS
12 32 (36.36%) Microsoft
13 31 (35.23%) Data Mining
14 30 (34.09%) Visualisation
15 28 (31.82%) R
16 27 (30.68%) Marketing
17 25 (28.41%) Tableau
18 23 (26.14%) Data Management
19 21 (23.86%) Econometrics
19 21 (23.86%) IBM
20 20 (22.73%) BusinessObjects
20 20 (22.73%) Python
20 20 (22.73%) Data Warehouse
20 20 (22.73%) Data Integration
20 20 (22.73%) Business Analytics
21 19 (21.59%) Relational Database
21 19 (21.59%) Multimedia
22 18 (20.45%) Teradata
22 18 (20.45%) Publishing

Operations Research
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing Operations Research also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Operations Research. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 57 (64.77%) SAS
Applications
1 34 (38.64%) SPSS
2 12 (13.64%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.27%) MS Office
3 2 (2.27%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (4.55%) Unica
2 2 (2.27%) WebTrends
3 1 (1.14%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (1.14%) SAP InfiniteInsight
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.68%) Google Analytics
2 2 (2.27%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.14%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (35.23%) Data Mining
2 20 (22.73%) BusinessObjects
2 20 (22.73%) Data Warehouse
3 19 (21.59%) Relational Database
4 18 (20.45%) SQL Server
5 17 (19.32%) DB2
6 16 (18.18%) Big Data
7 7 (7.95%) QlikView
8 4 (4.55%) Hadoop
9 1 (1.14%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (1.14%) Base SAS
9 1 (1.14%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 1 (1.14%) SAS Enterprise Miner
Development Applications
1 18 (20.45%) Toad
2 1 (1.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 40 (45.45%) Finance
2 27 (30.68%) Marketing
3 19 (21.59%) Multimedia
4 18 (20.45%) Publishing
5 15 (17.05%) Retail
6 11 (12.50%) Games
7 5 (5.68%) Advertising
8 4 (4.55%) Manufacturing
9 2 (2.27%) Telecoms
10 1 (1.14%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 42 (47.73%) Analyst
2 29 (32.95%) Consultant
3 18 (20.45%) Research Analyst
4 17 (19.32%) Data Consultant
4 17 (19.32%) Data Integration Consultant
4 17 (19.32%) Integration Consultant
4 17 (19.32%) Data Analytics Consultant
5 15 (17.05%) Data Scientist
6 10 (11.36%) Operations Analyst
7 9 (10.23%) Senior Analyst
8 6 (6.82%) Insight Analyst
9 5 (5.68%) Data Analyst
9 5 (5.68%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 5 (5.68%) Management Consultant
10 4 (4.55%) Business Consultant
11 3 (3.41%) Data Insight Analyst
11 3 (3.41%) Information Manager
12 1 (1.14%) Risk Consultant
12 1 (1.14%) SAS Customer Insight Analyst
12 1 (1.14%) Senior Insight Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.55%) D3.js
2 2 (2.27%) JSON
2 2 (2.27%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 51 (57.95%) Statistics
2 44 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 36 (40.91%) Mathematics
4 30 (34.09%) Visualisation
5 20 (22.73%) Data Integration
6 18 (20.45%) Data Protection Act
6 18 (20.45%) Freedom of Information Act
6 18 (20.45%) Freedom of Information
7 12 (13.64%) Data Extraction
8 10 (11.36%) Economics
9 9 (10.23%) Computer Science
10 8 (9.09%) Algorithms
11 7 (7.95%) Applied Mathematics
12 5 (5.68%) Mobile App
13 4 (4.55%) Physics
14 3 (3.41%) Credit Risk
14 3 (3.41%) Tandem
15 2 (2.27%) Management Information System
15 2 (2.27%) Life Science
15 2 (2.27%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (97.73%) Analytics
2 38 (43.18%) Statistical Analysis
3 35 (39.77%) Data Analysis
4 34 (38.64%) Business Intelligence
5 23 (26.14%) Data Management
6 21 (23.86%) Econometrics
7 20 (22.73%) Business Analytics
8 18 (20.45%) Data Protection
8 18 (20.45%) Information Management
9 17 (19.32%) Data Migration
9 17 (19.32%) Migration
9 17 (19.32%) Quality Management
9 17 (19.32%) Data Governance
9 17 (19.32%) Master Data Management
10 14 (15.91%) Web Analytics
11 11 (12.50%) Open Source
11 11 (12.50%) Quantitative Analysis
11 11 (12.50%) Statistical Modelling
12 10 (11.36%) Predictive Modelling
12 10 (11.36%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 43 (48.86%) SQL
2 28 (31.82%) R
3 20 (22.73%) Python
4 10 (11.36%) VBA
5 3 (3.41%) Perl
6 2 (2.27%) PHP
6 2 (2.27%) MATLAB
7 1 (1.14%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 62 (70.45%) Degree
2 10 (11.36%) PhD
3 2 (2.27%) MBA
4 1 (1.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (19.32%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.27%) QA
Vendors
1 32 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 25 (28.41%) Tableau
3 21 (23.86%) IBM
4 18 (20.45%) Teradata
4 18 (20.45%) Ab Initio
4 18 (20.45%) SAP
4 18 (20.45%) Oracle
4 18 (20.45%) Informatica
4 18 (20.45%) Netezza
5 17 (19.32%) Trillium
6 12 (13.64%) MicroStrategy
7 5 (5.68%) Google
8 4 (4.55%) ILOG
9 2 (2.27%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (2.27%) Omniture
9 2 (2.27%) LogRhythm
9 2 (2.27%) Splunk
10 1 (1.14%) Alteryx
10 1 (1.14%) Minitab
10 1 (1.14%) Cognizant
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Posted: 19 hours ago
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Posted: 11 days ago
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Salary: Competitive Salary & Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
London
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