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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Operations Research (or Operational Research)
Rank 581 596 539
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -57
Permanent jobs citing Operations Research 52 57 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.12% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.14% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 15 41 36
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,100 £26,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £67,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £39,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.88% -6.47%
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
38094 41546 36997
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 85.46% 84.81% 83.89%
Number of salaries quoted 31996 34545 30786
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 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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 3 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 3 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 +21 4 £40,000 - 2
Operations Research
England

Operations Research
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 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 80 (95.24%) Analytics
2 59 (70.24%) SAS
3 57 (67.86%) Degree
4 47 (55.95%) Statistics
5 46 (54.76%) SQL
6 39 (46.43%) Analytical Skills
7 35 (41.67%) Finance
8 34 (40.48%) Statistical Analysis
9 33 (39.29%) Data Analysis
9 33 (39.29%) Data Mining
9 33 (39.29%) Microsoft
10 31 (36.90%) Business Intelligence
10 31 (36.90%) Mathematics
11 30 (35.71%) SPSS
12 28 (33.33%) Visualisation
13 27 (32.14%) R
14 24 (28.57%) Marketing
15 21 (25.00%) Tableau
16 20 (23.81%) Data Warehouse
17 19 (22.62%) Python
17 19 (22.62%) Econometrics
17 19 (22.62%) Multimedia
18 18 (21.43%) Freedom of Information
18 18 (21.43%) Information Management
18 18 (21.43%) Publishing
18 18 (21.43%) Business Objects
18 18 (21.43%) Toad
18 18 (21.43%) Data Protection Act
18 18 (21.43%) Freedom of Information Act
18 18 (21.43%) Data Protection

Operations Research
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 59 (70.24%) SAS
Applications
1 30 (35.71%) SPSS
2 11 (13.10%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (4.76%) MS Office
3 4 (4.76%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.38%) WebTrends
2 1 (1.19%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (1.19%) SAP InfiniteInsight
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.95%) Google Analytics
2 2 (2.38%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.38%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (39.29%) Data Mining
2 20 (23.81%) Data Warehouse
3 18 (21.43%) Relational Database
4 17 (20.24%) SQL Server
5 16 (19.05%) DB2
6 15 (17.86%) Big Data
7 8 (9.52%) QlikView
8 6 (7.14%) Hadoop
9 2 (2.38%) Apache Hive
10 1 (1.19%) Base SAS
10 1 (1.19%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 1 (1.19%) SAS Enterprise Miner
10 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (1.19%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 18 (21.43%) Toad
2 2 (2.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 35 (41.67%) Finance
2 24 (28.57%) Marketing
3 19 (22.62%) Multimedia
4 18 (21.43%) Publishing
5 13 (15.48%) Retail
6 10 (11.90%) Games
7 5 (5.95%) Advertising
8 4 (4.76%) Telecoms
9 2 (2.38%) Manufacturing
10 1 (1.19%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 46 (54.76%) Analyst
2 23 (27.38%) Consultant
3 18 (21.43%) Research Analyst
4 16 (19.05%) Data Consultant
4 16 (19.05%) Data Integration Consultant
4 16 (19.05%) Integration Consultant
4 16 (19.05%) Data Analytics Consultant
4 16 (19.05%) Data Scientist
5 10 (11.90%) Operations Analyst
5 10 (11.90%) Senior Analyst
6 8 (9.52%) Data Analyst
7 7 (8.33%) Insight Analyst
8 5 (5.95%) Management Consultant
8 5 (5.95%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 3 (3.57%) Data Insight Analyst
10 2 (2.38%) Credit Analyst
10 2 (2.38%) Campaign Analyst
10 2 (2.38%) Senior Insight Analyst
11 1 (1.19%) Customer Insight Analyst
11 1 (1.19%) Risk Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.76%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 47 (55.95%) Statistics
2 39 (46.43%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (36.90%) Mathematics
4 28 (33.33%) Visualisation
5 18 (21.43%) Data Protection Act
5 18 (21.43%) Freedom of Information Act
5 18 (21.43%) Freedom of Information
6 17 (20.24%) Data Integration
7 12 (14.29%) Data Extraction
8 11 (13.10%) Computer Science
9 8 (9.52%) Economics
9 8 (9.52%) Algorithms
10 5 (5.95%) Mobile App
11 4 (4.76%) Credit Risk
11 4 (4.76%) Applied Mathematics
11 4 (4.76%) Physics
12 2 (2.38%) FMCG
12 2 (2.38%) Social Media
13 1 (1.19%) Psychology
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.38%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (95.24%) Analytics
2 34 (40.48%) Statistical Analysis
3 33 (39.29%) Data Analysis
4 31 (36.90%) Business Intelligence
5 19 (22.62%) Econometrics
6 18 (21.43%) Information Management
6 18 (21.43%) Data Protection
7 16 (19.05%) Data Migration
7 16 (19.05%) Data Management
7 16 (19.05%) Quality Management
7 16 (19.05%) Migration
7 16 (19.05%) Master Data Management
7 16 (19.05%) Data Governance
8 15 (17.86%) Business Analytics
9 14 (16.67%) Web Analytics
10 12 (14.29%) Open Source
11 10 (11.90%) Quantitative Analysis
11 10 (11.90%) Strategic Planning
12 9 (10.71%) Statistical Modelling
13 8 (9.52%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 46 (54.76%) SQL
2 27 (32.14%) R
3 19 (22.62%) Python
4 5 (5.95%) VBA
5 2 (2.38%) MATLAB
6 1 (1.19%) SAS Macro
6 1 (1.19%) Perl
Qualifications
1 57 (67.86%) Degree
2 7 (8.33%) PhD
3 2 (2.38%) MBA
4 1 (1.19%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (19.05%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 33 (39.29%) Microsoft
2 21 (25.00%) Tableau
3 18 (21.43%) Business Objects
4 17 (20.24%) SAP
4 17 (20.24%) Informatica
4 17 (20.24%) Oracle
4 17 (20.24%) Ab Initio
4 17 (20.24%) Teradata
4 17 (20.24%) Netezza
5 16 (19.05%) Trillium
5 16 (19.05%) IBM
6 13 (15.48%) MicroStrategy
7 5 (5.95%) Google
8 2 (2.38%) Omniture
9 1 (1.19%) Minitab
9 1 (1.19%) Alteryx
9 1 (1.19%) Cognizant
9 1 (1.19%) Cognos
London
IBM
Posted: Yesterday
London
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Salary: £45k - 55k per year + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Churchill Frank
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
City, London
Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago