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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Operations Research over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Research (or Operational Research)
Rank 594 611 630
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +19
Permanent jobs citing Operations Research 18 42 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.051% 0.097% 0.078%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.057% 0.11% 0.090%
Number of salaries quoted 16 36 19
Median salary £90,000 £41,625 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+116.21% -24.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £115,000 £82,500 £65,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +18.75%
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
31394 38339 38717
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 88.98% 88.29% 86.20%
Number of salaries quoted 26577 32372 32690
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £38,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Operations Research
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing Operations Research as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 8 December 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Operations Research within the London region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +28 3 £67,500 +68.75% 2
Operations Research
England

Operations Research
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT jobs citing Operations Research also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for Operations Research.

1 41 (68.33%) Statistics
2 39 (65.00%) SQL
3 36 (60.00%) Analytics
4 34 (56.67%) Python
5 33 (55.00%) Machine Learning
6 29 (48.33%) PhD
6 29 (48.33%) Finance
7 28 (46.67%) Degree
7 28 (46.67%) Analytical Skills
8 27 (45.00%) Computer Science
9 25 (41.67%) Mathematics
9 25 (41.67%) Big Data
10 23 (38.33%) Data Analysis
10 23 (38.33%) Predictive Modelling
10 23 (38.33%) Retail
11 21 (35.00%) R
12 20 (33.33%) Data Mining
12 20 (33.33%) SAS
13 19 (31.67%) Data Analytics
13 19 (31.67%) Algorithms
14 18 (30.00%) Natural Language Processing
14 18 (30.00%) Visualisation
15 15 (25.00%) Economics
15 15 (25.00%) Marketing
16 14 (23.33%) Banking
17 13 (21.67%) Hadoop
18 12 (20.00%) Customer Insight
18 12 (20.00%) User Stories
18 12 (20.00%) Manufacturing
18 12 (20.00%) Telecoms

Operations Research
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 20 (33.33%) SAS
2 11 (18.33%) Apache Pig
2 11 (18.33%) Apache Spark
3 8 (13.33%) Apache
Applications
1 10 (16.67%) SPSS
2 3 (5.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (13.33%) Amazon EC2
1 8 (13.33%) Amazon EMR
1 8 (13.33%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.67%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.33%) Firewall
1 2 (3.33%) LAN
1 2 (3.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (41.67%) Big Data
2 20 (33.33%) Data Mining
3 13 (21.67%) Hadoop
4 10 (16.67%) Apache Hive
4 10 (16.67%) Impala
5 9 (15.00%) Mahout
6 8 (13.33%) MongoDB
6 8 (13.33%) Neo4j
6 8 (13.33%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (6.67%) QlikView
8 3 (5.00%) KDB
8 3 (5.00%) SQL Server
9 2 (3.33%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (3.33%) GIS
9 2 (3.33%) MS Access
9 2 (3.33%) MySQL
10 1 (1.67%) Flink
Development Applications
1 8 (13.33%) Git (software)
1 8 (13.33%) Jenkins
1 8 (13.33%) Vagrant
1 8 (13.33%) Yeoman
General
1 29 (48.33%) Finance
2 23 (38.33%) Retail
3 15 (25.00%) Marketing
4 14 (23.33%) Banking
5 12 (20.00%) Manufacturing
5 12 (20.00%) Telecoms
6 6 (10.00%) Publishing
7 1 (1.67%) Advertising
7 1 (1.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 30 (50.00%) Data Scientist
2 17 (28.33%) Consultant
3 14 (23.33%) Senior Data Scientist
4 11 (18.33%) Analytics Consultant
4 11 (18.33%) Data Analytics Consultant
4 11 (18.33%) Data Consultant
5 10 (16.67%) Analyst
6 8 (13.33%) Junior
7 7 (11.67%) Analytics Manager
7 7 (11.67%) Data Manager
7 7 (11.67%) Senior Analytics Manager
7 7 (11.67%) Senior Manager
8 6 (10.00%) SAS Analyst
9 4 (6.67%) Customer Analyst
9 4 (6.67%) Customer Insight Analyst
9 4 (6.67%) Developer
9 4 (6.67%) Insight Analyst
9 4 (6.67%) Junior Analyst
9 4 (6.67%) SAS Consultant
9 4 (6.67%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (30.00%) Natural Language Processing
2 9 (15.00%) D3.js
3 8 (13.33%) Cascalog
3 8 (13.33%) Pandas
3 8 (13.33%) scikit-learn
3 8 (13.33%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 41 (68.33%) Statistics
2 28 (46.67%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (45.00%) Computer Science
4 25 (41.67%) Mathematics
5 19 (31.67%) Algorithms
6 18 (30.00%) Visualisation
7 15 (25.00%) Economics
8 6 (10.00%) Credit Risk
9 4 (6.67%) Fixed Income
10 2 (3.33%) Cyberthreat
11 1 (1.67%) Data Extraction
11 1 (1.67%) Derivative
11 1 (1.67%) FMCG
11 1 (1.67%) Interest Rate Derivative
11 1 (1.67%) Neural Network
11 1 (1.67%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (60.00%) Analytics
2 33 (55.00%) Machine Learning
3 23 (38.33%) Data Analysis
3 23 (38.33%) Predictive Modelling
4 19 (31.67%) Data Analytics
5 12 (20.00%) Bioinformatics
5 12 (20.00%) Customer Insight
5 12 (20.00%) Statistical Analysis
5 12 (20.00%) User Stories
6 11 (18.33%) Time Series Analysis
7 10 (16.67%) Data Visualisation
8 9 (15.00%) Open Source
9 8 (13.33%) Bayesian Methods
9 8 (13.33%) Budgeting and Forecasting
9 8 (13.33%) Computer Vision
9 8 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (13.33%) Data Munging
9 8 (13.33%) Sentiment Analysis
9 8 (13.33%) Unit Testing
10 7 (11.67%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 39 (65.00%) SQL
2 34 (56.67%) Python
3 21 (35.00%) R
4 11 (18.33%) VBA
5 10 (16.67%) Java
6 8 (13.33%) Bash Shell
6 8 (13.33%) Clojure
6 8 (13.33%) Cypher
7 4 (6.67%) Perl
7 4 (6.67%) Scala
8 2 (3.33%) C
8 2 (3.33%) C#
8 2 (3.33%) C++
8 2 (3.33%) Julia
8 2 (3.33%) Ruby
9 1 (1.67%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 29 (48.33%) PhD
2 28 (46.67%) Degree
3 2 (3.33%) CREST Certified
3 2 (3.33%) GIAC
3 2 (3.33%) GPEN
3 2 (3.33%) GXPN
3 2 (3.33%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.33%) IAS 39
2 1 (1.67%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (13.33%) Virtual Machines
1 8 (13.33%) VirtualBox
2 1 (1.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 6 (10.00%) IBM
2 5 (8.33%) Tableau
3 3 (5.00%) Oracle
3 3 (5.00%) Teradata
4 2 (3.33%) ILOG
4 2 (3.33%) RapidMiner
4 2 (3.33%) SAP
5 1 (1.67%) Adobe
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