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 16 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Operations Research (or Operational Research)
Rank 617 554 652
Rank change year-on-year
-63 +98
Permanent jobs citing Operations Research 48 61 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.096% 0.13% 0.032%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.16% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 38 37 9
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,500 £41,400
10% offered a salary of more than £63,250 £85,000 £49,200
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +30.13%
Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
41096 37728 44373
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 81.78% 81.53% 79.10%
Number of salaries quoted 33643 31482 38139
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 £40,052
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.12%
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 16 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 16 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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London -1 12 £37,500 +44.23% 2
Operations Research
England

Operations Research
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 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 68 (90.67%) Mathematics
2 67 (89.33%) Degree
3 62 (82.67%) Analytics
4 61 (81.33%) Statistics
5 53 (70.67%) SAS
6 51 (68.00%) SPSS
7 46 (61.33%) Economics
8 41 (54.67%) Finance
9 35 (46.67%) SQL
9 35 (46.67%) Marketing
9 35 (46.67%) Statistical Modelling
10 30 (40.00%) CHAID
11 29 (38.67%) Customer Insight
12 21 (28.00%) Propensity Modelling
13 20 (26.67%) Logistic Regression
14 18 (24.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 18 (24.00%) Marketing Strategy
14 18 (24.00%) Direct Marketing
14 18 (24.00%) Customer Segmentation
15 17 (22.67%) Predictive Modelling
15 17 (22.67%) Data Mining
16 16 (21.33%) Data Analysis
17 14 (18.67%) Retail
17 14 (18.67%) Customer Analytics
18 13 (17.33%) Data Modelling
18 13 (17.33%) E-Commerce
19 10 (13.33%) Python
19 10 (13.33%) Business Analysis
20 9 (12.00%) Campaign Analysis
20 9 (12.00%) Big Data

Operations Research
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 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 53 (70.67%) SAS
2 2 (2.67%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 51 (68.00%) SPSS
2 8 (10.67%) FastStats
3 7 (9.33%) 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 17 (22.67%) 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 3 (4.00%) Data Mart
9 2 (2.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 2 (2.67%) HBase
9 2 (2.67%) Apache Hive
10 1 (1.33%) Mahout
10 1 (1.33%) SQL Server
10 1 (1.33%) PostgreSQL
General
1 41 (54.67%) Finance
2 35 (46.67%) Marketing
3 14 (18.67%) Retail
4 9 (12.00%) Telecoms
5 6 (8.00%) Banking
6 3 (4.00%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 41 (54.67%) Analyst
2 24 (32.00%) Insight Analyst
3 22 (29.33%) Senior Analyst
4 20 (26.67%) SAS Analyst
5 19 (25.33%) Senior Insight Analyst
6 18 (24.00%) SAS Insight Analyst
7 17 (22.67%) Senior SAS Analyst
8 10 (13.33%) Data Scientist
9 9 (12.00%) Consultant
10 5 (6.67%) Business Consultant
10 5 (6.67%) Senior Consultant
10 5 (6.67%) Senior Business Consultant
10 5 (6.67%) Business Modelling Consultant
11 3 (4.00%) Business Analyst
12 2 (2.67%) Graduate
12 2 (2.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
13 1 (1.33%) Senior Risk Analyst
13 1 (1.33%) Risk Analyst
13 1 (1.33%) C# .NET Developer
13 1 (1.33%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.00%) MapReduce
2 1 (1.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 68 (90.67%) Mathematics
2 61 (81.33%) Statistics
3 46 (61.33%) Economics
4 7 (9.33%) Computer Science
4 7 (9.33%) Visualisation
5 4 (5.33%) Applied Mathematics
6 3 (4.00%) FMCG
6 3 (4.00%) Social Network
6 3 (4.00%) Credit Risk
7 2 (2.67%) Machine Learning
7 2 (2.67%) GIS
8 1 (1.33%) Equities
8 1 (1.33%) Physics
8 1 (1.33%) Psychology
8 1 (1.33%) Social Media
8 1 (1.33%) Data Extraction
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (82.67%) Analytics
2 35 (46.67%) Statistical Modelling
3 30 (40.00%) CHAID
4 29 (38.67%) Customer Insight
5 21 (28.00%) Propensity Modelling
6 20 (26.67%) Logistic Regression
7 18 (24.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 18 (24.00%) Direct Marketing
7 18 (24.00%) Customer Segmentation
7 18 (24.00%) Marketing Strategy
8 17 (22.67%) Predictive Modelling
9 16 (21.33%) Data Analysis
10 14 (18.67%) Customer Analytics
11 13 (17.33%) E-Commerce
11 13 (17.33%) Data Modelling
12 10 (13.33%) Business Analysis
13 9 (12.00%) Statistical Analysis
13 9 (12.00%) Campaign Analysis
14 7 (9.33%) Business Analytics
15 5 (6.67%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 35 (46.67%) 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%) Java
5 4 (5.33%) PowerHouse
5 4 (5.33%) VB
5 4 (5.33%) VBA
6 2 (2.67%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.67%) C
6 2 (2.67%) SAS Macro
7 1 (1.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 67 (89.33%) 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
London
JW Consulting
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + pension, bonus, healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Walter Samuel Ltd
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent benefits!
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Aspire Data Recruitment
Salary: £0 - £11000 per annum, Benefits: Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Royal Mail
Salary: Excellent Salary & benefits
Posted: 26 days ago