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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Operations Research (or Operational Research)
Rank 576 600 599
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -1
Permanent jobs citing Operations Research 29 28 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.070% 0.066% 0.048%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.084% 0.078% 0.059%
Number of salaries quoted 25 25 13
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £101,000 £69,300 £76,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,250 £37,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
-14.00% +3.44%
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
34359 35854 37472
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 83.24% 83.91% 82.44%
Number of salaries quoted 28913 28966 31809
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 27 January 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 27 January 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 +5 3 £43,750 - 3
Romford - 1 £65,000 -
Operations Research
England

Operations Research
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 55 (88.71%) Analytics
2 53 (85.48%) Statistics
3 50 (80.65%) Mathematics
4 42 (67.74%) Degree
4 42 (67.74%) SQL
5 41 (66.13%) SAS
6 34 (54.84%) Analytical Skills
7 27 (43.55%) SPSS
7 27 (43.55%) Finance
8 25 (40.32%) Computer Science
8 25 (40.32%) Marketing
9 22 (35.48%) Visualisation
10 20 (32.26%) Economics
11 17 (27.42%) Statistical Modelling
12 16 (25.81%) Data Analysis
12 16 (25.81%) Tableau
12 16 (25.81%) MS Excel
12 16 (25.81%) Oracle
12 16 (25.81%) VBA
13 14 (22.58%) SQL Server
13 14 (22.58%) Predictive Modelling
14 13 (20.97%) Data Mining
14 13 (20.97%) Big Data
15 11 (17.74%) Customer Insight
15 11 (17.74%) R
15 11 (17.74%) Statistical Analysis
15 11 (17.74%) Direct Marketing
16 10 (16.13%) Microsoft
16 10 (16.13%) Data Analytics
17 9 (14.52%) Business Analytics

Operations Research
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 41 (66.13%) SAS
2 2 (3.23%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 27 (43.55%) SPSS
2 16 (25.81%) MS Excel
3 8 (12.90%) MS Office
3 8 (12.90%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (3.23%) SAP InfiniteInsight
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.68%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (22.58%) SQL Server
2 13 (20.97%) Data Mining
2 13 (20.97%) Big Data
3 9 (14.52%) MS Access
4 8 (12.90%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (12.90%) Spotfire
4 8 (12.90%) MySQL
4 8 (12.90%) Hadoop
5 4 (6.45%) Relational Database
5 4 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (4.84%) DB2
6 3 (4.84%) QlikView
6 3 (4.84%) Apache Hive
6 3 (4.84%) SAS Enterprise Miner
7 2 (3.23%) Oracle ODI
7 2 (3.23%) Oracle Database
7 2 (3.23%) OLAP
8 1 (1.61%) KDB
8 1 (1.61%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 9 (14.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 27 (43.55%) Finance
2 25 (40.32%) Marketing
3 7 (11.29%) Telecoms
3 7 (11.29%) Retail
4 3 (4.84%) Games
5 1 (1.61%) Banking
5 1 (1.61%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.61%) Front Office
5 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.61%) French Language
Job Titles
1 21 (33.87%) Analyst
2 11 (17.74%) Senior Analyst
3 10 (16.13%) Data Scientist
4 8 (12.90%) Data Analyst
5 6 (9.68%) Insight Analyst
5 6 (9.68%) Senior Insight Analyst
6 5 (8.06%) SAS Insight Analyst
6 5 (8.06%) Senior Manager
6 5 (8.06%) SAS Analyst
6 5 (8.06%) Senior SAS Analyst
7 4 (6.45%) Consultant
8 3 (4.84%) Data Consultant
8 3 (4.84%) Integration Consultant
8 3 (4.84%) Data Analytics Consultant
8 3 (4.84%) Head of Business Intelligence
8 3 (4.84%) Campaign Analyst
8 3 (4.84%) Data Integration Consultant
9 2 (3.23%) Business Analyst
10 1 (1.61%) Developer
10 1 (1.61%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.61%) STL
1 1 (1.61%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 1 (1.61%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 53 (85.48%) Statistics
2 50 (80.65%) Mathematics
3 34 (54.84%) Analytical Skills
4 25 (40.32%) Computer Science
5 22 (35.48%) Visualisation
6 20 (32.26%) Economics
7 6 (9.68%) Open Source
7 6 (9.68%) Social Media
8 5 (8.06%) Data Extraction
9 4 (6.45%) Data Integration
9 4 (6.45%) FMCG
9 4 (6.45%) Applied Mathematics
9 4 (6.45%) Algorithms
10 2 (3.23%) Credit Risk
10 2 (3.23%) Data Structures
10 2 (3.23%) Clustering
11 1 (1.61%) Equities
11 1 (1.61%) Credit Derivative
11 1 (1.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 1 (1.61%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.84%) UNIX
2 1 (1.61%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (88.71%) Analytics
2 17 (27.42%) Statistical Modelling
3 16 (25.81%) Data Analysis
4 14 (22.58%) Predictive Modelling
5 11 (17.74%) Customer Insight
5 11 (17.74%) Statistical Analysis
5 11 (17.74%) Direct Marketing
6 10 (16.13%) Data Analytics
7 9 (14.52%) Business Analytics
7 9 (14.52%) Business Transformation
7 9 (14.52%) Web Analytics
7 9 (14.52%) Project Management
8 8 (12.90%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (12.90%) Econometrics
8 8 (12.90%) Asset Management
8 8 (12.90%) Capacity Planning
9 7 (11.29%) Data Management
10 6 (9.68%) Process Management
10 6 (9.68%) Validation
10 6 (9.68%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 42 (67.74%) SQL
2 16 (25.81%) VBA
3 11 (17.74%) R
4 9 (14.52%) Python
5 8 (12.90%) T-SQL
5 8 (12.90%) VB
5 8 (12.90%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.61%) C#
6 1 (1.61%) C++
6 1 (1.61%) XQuery
6 1 (1.61%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 42 (67.74%) Degree
2 7 (11.29%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.84%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.61%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (25.81%) Oracle
1 16 (25.81%) Tableau
2 10 (16.13%) Microsoft
3 8 (12.90%) Teradata
4 5 (8.06%) Informatica
4 5 (8.06%) MicroStrategy
5 3 (4.84%) Ab Initio
5 3 (4.84%) Business Objects
5 3 (4.84%) SAP
5 3 (4.84%) Trillium
5 3 (4.84%) IBM
5 3 (4.84%) Netezza
6 2 (3.23%) Aprimo
7 1 (1.61%) Jaspersoft
7 1 (1.61%) Minitab
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