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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Operations Research (or Operational Research)
Rank 572 608 543
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -65
Permanent jobs citing Operations Research 41 50 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.094% 0.10% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.12% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 22 35 42
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £35,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £67,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -21.05%
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
36924 40808 36557
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 85.00% 83.87% 83.07%
Number of salaries quoted 30899 33851 30418
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +38 9 £57,500 +39.39%
Operations Research
England

Operations Research
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 67 (94.37%) Analytics
2 53 (74.65%) Degree
3 51 (71.83%) SAS
4 49 (69.01%) Statistics
5 45 (63.38%) SQL
6 40 (56.34%) Analytical Skills
7 32 (45.07%) Mathematics
8 27 (38.03%) Visualisation
9 26 (36.62%) Marketing
9 26 (36.62%) SPSS
9 26 (36.62%) Data Mining
10 25 (35.21%) Finance
11 24 (33.80%) Data Analysis
11 24 (33.80%) Microsoft
12 22 (30.99%) R
13 20 (28.17%) Python
14 18 (25.35%) Big Data
14 18 (25.35%) Statistical Analysis
15 16 (22.54%) Statistical Modelling
15 16 (22.54%) Retail
15 16 (22.54%) Business Intelligence
16 15 (21.13%) Tableau
17 14 (19.72%) Open Source
17 14 (19.72%) Business Transformation
18 13 (18.31%) Oracle
18 13 (18.31%) SQL Server
18 13 (18.31%) Teradata
18 13 (18.31%) Economics
18 13 (18.31%) Econometrics
19 12 (16.90%) Ab Initio

Operations Research
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 51 (71.83%) SAS
Applications
1 26 (36.62%) SPSS
2 6 (8.45%) MS Office
2 6 (8.45%) MS Excel
3 5 (7.04%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.82%) WebTrends
1 2 (2.82%) SAP InfiniteInsight
2 1 (1.41%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.04%) Google Analytics
2 2 (2.82%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.63%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (36.62%) Data Mining
2 18 (25.35%) Big Data
3 13 (18.31%) SQL Server
4 11 (15.49%) DB2
4 11 (15.49%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (11.27%) QlikView
6 7 (9.86%) Relational Database
7 6 (8.45%) Hadoop
8 2 (2.82%) Apache Hive
9 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (1.41%) Base SAS
9 1 (1.41%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 1 (1.41%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 8 (11.27%) Toad
2 2 (2.82%) Visual Studio
General
1 26 (36.62%) Marketing
2 25 (35.21%) Finance
3 16 (22.54%) Retail
4 9 (12.68%) Multimedia
5 8 (11.27%) Publishing
6 6 (8.45%) Telecoms
7 5 (7.04%) Advertising
8 4 (5.63%) Games
9 2 (2.82%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 32 (45.07%) Analyst
2 19 (26.76%) Consultant
3 17 (23.94%) Data Scientist
4 11 (15.49%) Data Integration Consultant
4 11 (15.49%) Data Consultant
4 11 (15.49%) Integration Consultant
4 11 (15.49%) Data Analytics Consultant
5 9 (12.68%) Data Analyst
6 8 (11.27%) Senior Analyst
6 8 (11.27%) Insight Analyst
6 8 (11.27%) Research Analyst
7 5 (7.04%) Management Consultant
8 3 (4.23%) Senior Insight Analyst
8 3 (4.23%) Campaign Analyst
8 3 (4.23%) Data Insight Analyst
9 2 (2.82%) Operations Analyst
9 2 (2.82%) Credit Analyst
9 2 (2.82%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 1 (1.41%) Managing Consultant
10 1 (1.41%) Customer Insight Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.23%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 49 (69.01%) Statistics
2 40 (56.34%) Analytical Skills
3 32 (45.07%) Mathematics
4 27 (38.03%) Visualisation
5 14 (19.72%) Open Source
6 13 (18.31%) Economics
7 12 (16.90%) Data Integration
8 10 (14.08%) Computer Science
9 8 (11.27%) Freedom of Information
9 8 (11.27%) Data Protection Act
9 8 (11.27%) Freedom of Information Act
10 7 (9.86%) Algorithms
11 6 (8.45%) Data Extraction
12 5 (7.04%) Mobile App
13 4 (5.63%) Credit Risk
13 4 (5.63%) Social Media
13 4 (5.63%) FMCG
14 3 (4.23%) Applied Mathematics
14 3 (4.23%) Physics
15 1 (1.41%) Psychology
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.82%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (94.37%) Analytics
2 24 (33.80%) Data Analysis
3 18 (25.35%) Statistical Analysis
4 16 (22.54%) Statistical Modelling
4 16 (22.54%) Business Intelligence
5 14 (19.72%) Business Transformation
6 13 (18.31%) Econometrics
7 12 (16.90%) Data Management
8 11 (15.49%) Data Migration
8 11 (15.49%) Data Governance
8 11 (15.49%) Predictive Modelling
8 11 (15.49%) Migration
8 11 (15.49%) Quality Management
8 11 (15.49%) Master Data Management
9 10 (14.08%) Business Analytics
9 10 (14.08%) Web Analytics
10 9 (12.68%) Big Data Analytics
11 8 (11.27%) Information Management
11 8 (11.27%) Logistic Regression
11 8 (11.27%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 45 (63.38%) SQL
2 22 (30.99%) R
3 20 (28.17%) Python
4 7 (9.86%) VBA
5 2 (2.82%) MATLAB
6 1 (1.41%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 53 (74.65%) Degree
2 9 (12.68%) PhD
3 2 (2.82%) MBA
4 1 (1.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (15.49%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 24 (33.80%) Microsoft
2 15 (21.13%) Tableau
3 13 (18.31%) Oracle
3 13 (18.31%) Teradata
4 12 (16.90%) Ab Initio
4 12 (16.90%) SAP
4 12 (16.90%) Informatica
4 12 (16.90%) Netezza
5 11 (15.49%) Trillium
5 11 (15.49%) IBM
6 7 (9.86%) MicroStrategy
6 7 (9.86%) Business Objects
7 5 (7.04%) Google
8 2 (2.82%) Omniture
9 1 (1.41%) Aprimo
9 1 (1.41%) Cognos
9 1 (1.41%) Minitab
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