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

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Operations Research (or Operational Research)
Rank 581 576 610
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +34
Permanent jobs citing Operations Research 48 40 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.10% 0.089% 0.066%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.11% 0.083%
Number of salaries quoted 40 29 34
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £78,250 £110,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
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
38322 36688 41165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 82.71% 81.90% 80.33%
Number of salaries quoted 31577 30384 35492
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 August 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 27 August 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 +30 18 £42,500 -46.87%
Operations Research
England

Operations Research
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 82 (82.00%) Mathematics
2 81 (81.00%) Analytics
3 74 (74.00%) Statistics
4 69 (69.00%) Degree
5 54 (54.00%) SAS
6 52 (52.00%) SQL
7 39 (39.00%) SPSS
8 37 (37.00%) Finance
9 36 (36.00%) Economics
10 34 (34.00%) Computer Science
11 33 (33.00%) Marketing
12 27 (27.00%) Statistical Modelling
13 24 (24.00%) Business Analytics
13 24 (24.00%) Data Mining
14 22 (22.00%) Data Analysis
14 22 (22.00%) Customer Insight
15 21 (21.00%) Hadoop
16 20 (20.00%) CHAID
17 18 (18.00%) MS Excel
17 18 (18.00%) Statistical Analysis
18 16 (16.00%) Retail
19 15 (15.00%) Propensity Modelling
20 14 (14.00%) MATLAB
21 13 (13.00%) Project Management
21 13 (13.00%) Microsoft
21 13 (13.00%) Python
21 13 (13.00%) Logistic Regression
21 13 (13.00%) Predictive Modelling
22 12 (12.00%) R
22 12 (12.00%) Direct Marketing

Operations Research
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 54 (54.00%) SAS
2 7 (7.00%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 39 (39.00%) SPSS
2 18 (18.00%) MS Excel
3 11 (11.00%) MS Office
3 11 (11.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (5.00%) Vensim
5 4 (4.00%) MS Project
6 3 (3.00%) FrameMaker
6 3 (3.00%) FastStats
7 2 (2.00%) PowerPivot
7 2 (2.00%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (2.00%) MS Visio
8 1 (1.00%) Stata
Business Applications
1 1 (1.00%) SAP InfiniteInsight
1 1 (1.00%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.00%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (24.00%) Data Mining
2 21 (21.00%) Hadoop
3 11 (11.00%) Big Data
3 11 (11.00%) OLAP
4 8 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (5.00%) SQL Server
6 4 (4.00%) MongoDB
7 3 (3.00%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (3.00%) SAS Enterprise Miner
8 2 (2.00%) Pentaho
8 2 (2.00%) Base SAS
9 1 (1.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 1 (1.00%) QlikView
9 1 (1.00%) MS Access
9 1 (1.00%) Apache Hive
9 1 (1.00%) Oracle ODI
9 1 (1.00%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
General
1 37 (37.00%) Finance
2 33 (33.00%) Marketing
3 16 (16.00%) Retail
4 8 (8.00%) Manufacturing
5 5 (5.00%) Advertising
6 3 (3.00%) Games
7 1 (1.00%) Banking
7 1 (1.00%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.00%) Front Office
7 1 (1.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 41 (41.00%) Analyst
2 23 (23.00%) Senior Analyst
3 20 (20.00%) Consultant
4 17 (17.00%) Insight Analyst
5 16 (16.00%) Senior Insight Analyst
6 13 (13.00%) Data Scientist
7 11 (11.00%) Senior SAS Analyst
7 11 (11.00%) SAS Analyst
7 11 (11.00%) SAS Insight Analyst
8 10 (10.00%) Business Analyst
9 5 (5.00%) IT Consultant
9 5 (5.00%) Graduate
9 5 (5.00%) Senior Manager
9 5 (5.00%) Data Manager
9 5 (5.00%) Data Analytics Manager
10 4 (4.00%) Business Modelling Consultant
10 4 (4.00%) Senior Business Consultant
10 4 (4.00%) Business Consultant
10 4 (4.00%) Senior Consultant
11 3 (3.00%) Training Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 82 (82.00%) Mathematics
2 74 (74.00%) Statistics
3 36 (36.00%) Economics
4 34 (34.00%) Computer Science
5 9 (9.00%) Visualisation
6 8 (8.00%) Data Extraction
7 7 (7.00%) FMCG
8 6 (6.00%) Social Media
8 6 (6.00%) Social Network
9 5 (5.00%) Credit Risk
9 5 (5.00%) Applied Mathematics
9 5 (5.00%) Physics
10 3 (3.00%) GIS
10 3 (3.00%) Digital Media
11 2 (2.00%) Artificial Intelligence
11 2 (2.00%) Data Integration
12 1 (1.00%) Psychology
12 1 (1.00%) Derivative
12 1 (1.00%) Management Information System
12 1 (1.00%) Fixed Income
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (81.00%) Analytics
2 27 (27.00%) Statistical Modelling
3 24 (24.00%) Business Analytics
4 22 (22.00%) Customer Insight
4 22 (22.00%) Data Analysis
5 20 (20.00%) CHAID
6 18 (18.00%) Statistical Analysis
7 15 (15.00%) Propensity Modelling
8 13 (13.00%) Predictive Modelling
8 13 (13.00%) Logistic Regression
8 13 (13.00%) Project Management
9 12 (12.00%) Direct Marketing
10 11 (11.00%) Marketing Strategy
10 11 (11.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 11 (11.00%) Customer Segmentation
10 11 (11.00%) Data Analytics
11 10 (10.00%) Customer Analytics
11 10 (10.00%) BPMN
11 10 (10.00%) Business Development
12 9 (9.00%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 52 (52.00%) SQL
2 14 (14.00%) MATLAB
3 13 (13.00%) Python
4 12 (12.00%) R
5 9 (9.00%) C++
5 9 (9.00%) Java
6 8 (8.00%) VBA
7 1 (1.00%) PowerHouse
7 1 (1.00%) SAS Macro
7 1 (1.00%) C
Qualifications
1 69 (69.00%) Degree
2 9 (9.00%) PhD
3 2 (2.00%) MBA
3 2 (2.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.00%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (13.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.00%) Oracle
3 4 (4.00%) SIMUL8
4 3 (3.00%) Alterian
5 2 (2.00%) Minitab
5 2 (2.00%) Jaspersoft
6 1 (1.00%) Teradata
6 1 (1.00%) Informatica
6 1 (1.00%) Omniture
6 1 (1.00%) Google
6 1 (1.00%) Tableau
6 1 (1.00%) Facebook
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