The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the London region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Operations Research (or Operational Research)
Rank 613 549 628
Rank change year-on-year
-64 +79
Permanent jobs citing Operations Research 47 67 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.094% 0.15% 0.030%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.18% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 37 41 8
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £45,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -18.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,500 £35,800
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £85,000 £47,950
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £47,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-13.15% +35.71%
Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
40950 37355 44091
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 81.89% 81.48% 79.06%
Number of salaries quoted 33567 31154 37883
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £36,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
Operations Research
England

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 23 April 2014.

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 23 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
City of London -6 10 £37,500 +66.66%
Operations Research
England

Operations Research
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 67 (89.33%) Mathematics
2 66 (88.00%) Degree
3 62 (82.67%) Analytics
4 60 (80.00%) Statistics
5 51 (68.00%) SAS
5 51 (68.00%) SPSS
6 44 (58.67%) Economics
7 42 (56.00%) Finance
8 34 (45.33%) SQL
8 34 (45.33%) Marketing
8 34 (45.33%) Statistical Modelling
9 29 (38.67%) Customer Insight
9 29 (38.67%) CHAID
10 20 (26.67%) Propensity Modelling
11 19 (25.33%) Logistic Regression
12 17 (22.67%) Direct Marketing
12 17 (22.67%) Predictive Modelling
12 17 (22.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 17 (22.67%) Marketing Strategy
12 17 (22.67%) Customer Segmentation
13 16 (21.33%) Data Analysis
13 16 (21.33%) Data Mining
14 14 (18.67%) Customer Analytics
15 13 (17.33%) Data Modelling
15 13 (17.33%) E-Commerce
15 13 (17.33%) Retail
16 10 (13.33%) Business Analysis
16 10 (13.33%) Python
17 9 (12.00%) Big Data
17 9 (12.00%) Campaign Analysis

Operations Research
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 51 (68.00%) SAS
2 2 (2.67%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 51 (68.00%) SPSS
2 8 (10.67%) FastStats
3 6 (8.00%) MS Excel
4 5 (6.67%) Vensim
5 4 (5.33%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (4.00%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (2.67%) MS Visio
8 1 (1.33%) Weka
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (21.33%) Data Mining
2 9 (12.00%) Big Data
3 8 (10.67%) Hadoop
4 7 (9.33%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (8.00%) Base SAS
6 5 (6.67%) MongoDB
7 4 (5.33%) SAS Enterprise Miner
7 4 (5.33%) QlikView
8 2 (2.67%) Data Mart
8 2 (2.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 2 (2.67%) HBase
8 2 (2.67%) Apache Hive
9 1 (1.33%) Mahout
9 1 (1.33%) SQL Server
9 1 (1.33%) PostgreSQL
General
1 42 (56.00%) Finance
2 34 (45.33%) Marketing
3 13 (17.33%) Retail
4 8 (10.67%) Telecoms
5 5 (6.67%) Banking
6 3 (4.00%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 40 (53.33%) Analyst
2 23 (30.67%) Insight Analyst
3 22 (29.33%) Senior Analyst
4 19 (25.33%) Senior Insight Analyst
4 19 (25.33%) SAS Analyst
5 17 (22.67%) Senior SAS Analyst
5 17 (22.67%) SAS Insight Analyst
6 10 (13.33%) Data Scientist
6 10 (13.33%) Consultant
7 5 (6.67%) Business Consultant
7 5 (6.67%) Senior Consultant
7 5 (6.67%) Senior Business Consultant
7 5 (6.67%) Business Modelling Consultant
8 4 (5.33%) Business Analyst
9 2 (2.67%) Graduate
9 2 (2.67%) IT Consultant
9 2 (2.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 1 (1.33%) Senior Risk Analyst
10 1 (1.33%) Risk Analyst
10 1 (1.33%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.00%) MapReduce
2 1 (1.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 67 (89.33%) Mathematics
2 60 (80.00%) Statistics
3 44 (58.67%) Economics
4 8 (10.67%) Computer Science
5 7 (9.33%) Visualisation
6 4 (5.33%) Applied Mathematics
7 3 (4.00%) Social Network
7 3 (4.00%) Credit Risk
8 2 (2.67%) FMCG
8 2 (2.67%) Machine Learning
8 2 (2.67%) GIS
9 1 (1.33%) Equities
9 1 (1.33%) Physics
9 1 (1.33%) Psychology
9 1 (1.33%) Social Media
9 1 (1.33%) Data Extraction
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (82.67%) Analytics
2 34 (45.33%) Statistical Modelling
3 29 (38.67%) Customer Insight
3 29 (38.67%) CHAID
4 20 (26.67%) Propensity Modelling
5 19 (25.33%) Logistic Regression
6 17 (22.67%) Predictive Modelling
6 17 (22.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 17 (22.67%) Direct Marketing
6 17 (22.67%) Customer Segmentation
6 17 (22.67%) Marketing Strategy
7 16 (21.33%) Data Analysis
8 14 (18.67%) Customer Analytics
9 13 (17.33%) E-Commerce
9 13 (17.33%) Data Modelling
10 10 (13.33%) Business Analysis
11 9 (12.00%) Statistical Analysis
11 9 (12.00%) Campaign Analysis
12 8 (10.67%) Business Analytics
13 6 (8.00%) Financial Analysis
Programming Languages
1 34 (45.33%) SQL
2 10 (13.33%) Python
3 8 (10.67%) C++
3 8 (10.67%) R
4 7 (9.33%) MATLAB
5 4 (5.33%) VBA
5 4 (5.33%) Java
5 4 (5.33%) PowerHouse
6 3 (4.00%) VB
7 2 (2.67%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.67%) C
7 2 (2.67%) SAS Macro
8 1 (1.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 66 (88.00%) Degree
2 4 (5.33%) PhD
3 3 (4.00%) MBA
Vendors
1 8 (10.67%) Alterian
2 5 (6.67%) Tableau
2 5 (6.67%) SIMUL8
3 2 (2.67%) KXEN
3 2 (2.67%) Oracle
3 2 (2.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.33%) Bloomberg
4 1 (1.33%) Minitab
4 1 (1.33%) Wall Street Systems
4 1 (1.33%) Google
4 1 (1.33%) FactSet
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