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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Operations Research (or Operational Research)
Rank 593 600 599
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -1
Permanent jobs citing Operations Research 44 31 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.096% 0.069% 0.091%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.083% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 29 20 46
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -8.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,600 £24,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £88,000 £110,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-8.82% +21.42%
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
38406 37329 41067
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 83.71% 83.61% 81.48%
Number of salaries quoted 31575 30968 35289
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,700 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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
(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 +12 16 £56,250 -29.68% 1
Operations Research
England

Operations Research
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 78 (80.41%) Mathematics
1 78 (80.41%) Analytics
2 71 (73.20%) Statistics
3 64 (65.98%) Analytical Skills
4 63 (64.95%) Degree
5 51 (52.58%) SQL
6 49 (50.52%) SAS
7 38 (39.18%) Computer Science
8 37 (38.14%) Finance
9 33 (34.02%) SPSS
10 32 (32.99%) Marketing
11 30 (30.93%) Economics
12 25 (25.77%) Statistical Modelling
13 23 (23.71%) Business Analytics
13 23 (23.71%) Data Analysis
14 21 (21.65%) Data Mining
14 21 (21.65%) Customer Insight
15 19 (19.59%) Hadoop
16 18 (18.56%) MS Excel
17 17 (17.53%) CHAID
17 17 (17.53%) Project Management
17 17 (17.53%) Statistical Analysis
18 14 (14.43%) Propensity Modelling
18 14 (14.43%) MATLAB
19 13 (13.40%) BPMN
19 13 (13.40%) Predictive Modelling
19 13 (13.40%) Data Analytics
20 12 (12.37%) Logistic Regression
20 12 (12.37%) Process Management
20 12 (12.37%) Microsoft

Operations Research
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 49 (50.52%) SAS
2 7 (7.22%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 33 (34.02%) SPSS
2 18 (18.56%) MS Excel
3 11 (11.34%) MS Office
4 10 (10.31%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (4.12%) PowerPivot
5 4 (4.12%) MS Project
6 3 (3.09%) FrameMaker
7 2 (2.06%) FastStats
7 2 (2.06%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (2.06%) MS Visio
8 1 (1.03%) Stata
8 1 (1.03%) Vensim
Business Applications
1 1 (1.03%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.22%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.03%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (21.65%) Data Mining
2 19 (19.59%) Hadoop
3 11 (11.34%) OLAP
4 9 (9.28%) Big Data
5 7 (7.22%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (7.22%) SQL Server
6 4 (4.12%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (3.09%) MS Access
7 3 (3.09%) SAS Enterprise Miner
8 2 (2.06%) Pentaho
8 2 (2.06%) MongoDB
8 2 (2.06%) Oracle Database
8 2 (2.06%) Oracle ODI
8 2 (2.06%) Spotfire
8 2 (2.06%) MySQL
9 1 (1.03%) KDB
9 1 (1.03%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 2 (2.06%) Visual Studio
General
1 37 (38.14%) Finance
2 32 (32.99%) Marketing
3 11 (11.34%) Retail
4 8 (8.25%) Manufacturing
5 5 (5.15%) Advertising
6 3 (3.09%) Games
7 1 (1.03%) Front Office
7 1 (1.03%) Banking
7 1 (1.03%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 38 (39.18%) Analyst
2 21 (21.65%) Senior Analyst
3 15 (15.46%) Consultant
3 15 (15.46%) Insight Analyst
4 14 (14.43%) Senior Insight Analyst
5 11 (11.34%) Data Scientist
6 10 (10.31%) SAS Insight Analyst
6 10 (10.31%) SAS Analyst
6 10 (10.31%) Senior SAS Analyst
6 10 (10.31%) Business Analyst
7 6 (6.19%) Senior Manager
8 5 (5.15%) IT Consultant
8 5 (5.15%) Graduate
8 5 (5.15%) Data Manager
8 5 (5.15%) Data Analytics Manager
9 3 (3.09%) Training Consultant
10 2 (2.06%) Head of Business Intelligence
10 2 (2.06%) Marketing Analyst
10 2 (2.06%) Software Consultant
10 2 (2.06%) Research Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.09%) J2EE
2 1 (1.03%) STL
2 1 (1.03%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 78 (80.41%) Mathematics
2 71 (73.20%) Statistics
3 64 (65.98%) Analytical Skills
4 38 (39.18%) Computer Science
5 30 (30.93%) Economics
6 8 (8.25%) Visualisation
7 7 (7.22%) Data Extraction
7 7 (7.22%) FMCG
8 6 (6.19%) Social Media
9 5 (5.15%) Social Network
9 5 (5.15%) Credit Risk
9 5 (5.15%) Applied Mathematics
9 5 (5.15%) Physics
10 3 (3.09%) Digital Media
11 2 (2.06%) Data Integration
11 2 (2.06%) Artificial Intelligence
11 2 (2.06%) GIS
12 1 (1.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 1 (1.03%) Management Information System
12 1 (1.03%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.03%) UNIX
1 1 (1.03%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (80.41%) Analytics
2 25 (25.77%) Statistical Modelling
3 23 (23.71%) Business Analytics
3 23 (23.71%) Data Analysis
4 21 (21.65%) Customer Insight
5 17 (17.53%) CHAID
5 17 (17.53%) Project Management
5 17 (17.53%) Statistical Analysis
6 14 (14.43%) Propensity Modelling
7 13 (13.40%) BPMN
7 13 (13.40%) Predictive Modelling
7 13 (13.40%) Data Analytics
8 12 (12.37%) Logistic Regression
8 12 (12.37%) Process Management
9 11 (11.34%) Direct Marketing
10 10 (10.31%) Customer Segmentation
10 10 (10.31%) Marketing Strategy
10 10 (10.31%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 10 (10.31%) Business Development
11 9 (9.28%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 51 (52.58%) SQL
2 14 (14.43%) MATLAB
3 11 (11.34%) Python
4 10 (10.31%) R
4 10 (10.31%) VBA
5 8 (8.25%) C++
5 8 (8.25%) Java
6 2 (2.06%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.06%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.06%) VB
7 1 (1.03%) C
Qualifications
1 63 (64.95%) Degree
2 8 (8.25%) PhD
3 2 (2.06%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.06%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.03%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (12.37%) Microsoft
2 9 (9.28%) Oracle
3 2 (2.06%) Tableau
3 2 (2.06%) Jaspersoft
3 2 (2.06%) Teradata
3 2 (2.06%) Alterian
3 2 (2.06%) Informatica
4 1 (1.03%) Minitab
4 1 (1.03%) Omniture
4 1 (1.03%) Google
4 1 (1.03%) Facebook
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
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Salary: £55000 to £60000 per annum - Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
London
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Churchill Frank
Salary: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 18 days ago