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 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Research (or Operational Research)
Rank 569 622 623
Rank change year-on-year
+53 +1
Permanent jobs citing Operations Research 62 56 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.16% 0.13% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.14% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 55 18 46
Median salary £66,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+32.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,800 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £115,000 £52,500 £68,750
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £40,750 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-34.96% -2.97%
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
35304 39162 42043
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 89.49% 87.86% 87.42%
Number of salaries quoted 30562 32869 34926
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 £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +79 9 £43,000 +14.66% 2
Osterley - 2 £55,000 -
Isleworth - 1 £55,000 -
Wembley - 1 £40,000 -
Operations Research
England

Operations Research
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 81 (69.83%) SQL
2 78 (67.24%) Analytics
3 77 (66.38%) Statistics
4 70 (60.34%) Mathematics
5 66 (56.90%) Degree
6 62 (53.45%) Python
7 58 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
8 57 (49.14%) Finance
9 56 (48.28%) Machine Learning
10 47 (40.52%) Big Data
10 47 (40.52%) Data Mining
10 47 (40.52%) Retail
11 46 (39.66%) Computer Science
12 42 (36.21%) Marketing
12 42 (36.21%) R
13 40 (34.48%) Predictive Modelling
13 40 (34.48%) SAS
13 40 (34.48%) PhD
14 37 (31.90%) Data Analytics
15 36 (31.03%) Data Analysis
16 31 (26.72%) Banking
17 30 (25.86%) Economics
17 30 (25.86%) Hadoop
18 29 (25.00%) Algorithms
19 28 (24.14%) Visualisation
20 26 (22.41%) Natural Language Processing
21 25 (21.55%) Statistical Analysis
22 23 (19.83%) Apache Spark
23 20 (17.24%) Manufacturing
23 20 (17.24%) VBA

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 40 (34.48%) SAS
2 23 (19.83%) Apache Spark
3 14 (12.07%) Apache
3 14 (12.07%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 14 (12.07%) MS PowerPoint
2 12 (10.34%) SPSS
3 7 (6.03%) MS Excel
4 3 (2.59%) S-PLUS
5 1 (0.86%) EViews
5 1 (0.86%) Mathematica
5 1 (0.86%) MS Office
5 1 (0.86%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.86%) SAP InfiniteInsight
Cloud Services
1 14 (12.07%) Amazon AWS
1 14 (12.07%) Amazon EC2
1 14 (12.07%) Amazon EMR
1 14 (12.07%) Amazon S3
2 3 (2.59%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.45%) Firewall
1 4 (3.45%) LAN
1 4 (3.45%) WAN
2 3 (2.59%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (40.52%) Big Data
1 47 (40.52%) Data Mining
2 30 (25.86%) Hadoop
3 17 (14.66%) Apache Hive
4 16 (13.79%) MongoDB
5 15 (12.93%) Impala
6 14 (12.07%) Mahout
6 14 (12.07%) Neo4j
6 14 (12.07%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (6.03%) Relational Database
8 6 (5.17%) GIS
9 5 (4.31%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (4.31%) QlikView
10 4 (3.45%) BusinessObjects
10 4 (3.45%) SQL Server
11 3 (2.59%) Flink
11 3 (2.59%) MySQL
11 3 (2.59%) NoSQL
11 3 (2.59%) SAS EBI
12 2 (1.72%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 14 (12.07%) Git (software)
1 14 (12.07%) Jenkins
1 14 (12.07%) Vagrant
1 14 (12.07%) Yeoman
General
1 57 (49.14%) Finance
2 47 (40.52%) Retail
3 42 (36.21%) Marketing
4 31 (26.72%) Banking
5 20 (17.24%) Manufacturing
5 20 (17.24%) Telecoms
6 12 (10.34%) Spanish Language
7 11 (9.48%) German Language
8 9 (7.76%) Publishing
9 7 (6.03%) Advertising
9 7 (6.03%) French Language
10 4 (3.45%) Games
10 4 (3.45%) Italian Language
10 4 (3.45%) Mandarin Language
10 4 (3.45%) Retail Banking
11 2 (1.72%) Front Office
11 2 (1.72%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.86%) Law
Job Titles
1 48 (41.38%) Data Scientist
2 35 (30.17%) Analyst
3 24 (20.69%) Consultant
4 17 (14.66%) Analytics Consultant
4 17 (14.66%) Data Consultant
5 16 (13.79%) Senior Data Scientist
6 14 (12.07%) Data Analyst
6 14 (12.07%) Data Analytics Consultant
7 13 (11.21%) Junior
8 10 (8.62%) Analytics Manager
8 10 (8.62%) Senior Analyst
9 9 (7.76%) Senior Manager
10 8 (6.90%) SQL Analyst
10 8 (6.90%) SQL Data Analyst
11 7 (6.03%) Data Manager
11 7 (6.03%) Junior Data Scientist
12 6 (5.17%) Insight Analyst
12 6 (5.17%) Insight Manager
12 6 (5.17%) Junior Analyst
12 6 (5.17%) Senior Analytics Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (22.41%) Natural Language Processing
2 18 (15.52%) scikit-learn
3 17 (14.66%) Pandas
3 17 (14.66%) SciPy
4 14 (12.07%) Cascalog
4 14 (12.07%) D3.js
5 4 (3.45%) .NET
6 3 (2.59%) .NET Framework
6 3 (2.59%) HTML
6 3 (2.59%) HTML5
6 3 (2.59%) NumPy
7 1 (0.86%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 77 (66.38%) Statistics
2 70 (60.34%) Mathematics
3 58 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 46 (39.66%) Computer Science
5 30 (25.86%) Economics
6 29 (25.00%) Algorithms
7 28 (24.14%) Visualisation
8 8 (6.90%) Applied Mathematics
9 7 (6.03%) Credit Risk
10 5 (4.31%) Neural Network
10 5 (4.31%) Physics
11 4 (3.45%) Cyberthreat
11 4 (3.45%) Data Extraction
11 4 (3.45%) Fintech
11 4 (3.45%) Psychology
12 1 (0.86%) Credit Derivative
12 1 (0.86%) Derivative
12 1 (0.86%) Interest Rate Derivative
12 1 (0.86%) Life Science
12 1 (0.86%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.59%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (67.24%) Analytics
2 56 (48.28%) Machine Learning
3 40 (34.48%) Predictive Modelling
4 37 (31.90%) Data Analytics
5 36 (31.03%) Data Analysis
6 25 (21.55%) Statistical Analysis
7 19 (16.38%) Data Visualisation
8 17 (14.66%) Bioinformatics
8 17 (14.66%) Open Source
8 17 (14.66%) User Stories
9 16 (13.79%) Statistical Modelling
10 15 (12.93%) Time Series Analysis
11 14 (12.07%) Continuous Integration
11 14 (12.07%) Data Munging
11 14 (12.07%) Unit Testing
12 13 (11.21%) Actionable Insight
12 13 (11.21%) Business Intelligence
13 12 (10.34%) Budgeting and Forecasting
13 12 (10.34%) Predictive Analytics
14 11 (9.48%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 81 (69.83%) SQL
2 62 (53.45%) Python
3 42 (36.21%) R
4 20 (17.24%) VBA
5 14 (12.07%) Bash Shell
5 14 (12.07%) Clojure
5 14 (12.07%) Java
6 11 (9.48%) MATLAB
7 9 (7.76%) C++
8 8 (6.90%) Scala
9 7 (6.03%) C
10 6 (5.17%) Julia
11 5 (4.31%) Perl
11 5 (4.31%) VB
12 4 (3.45%) C#
12 4 (3.45%) Ruby
13 3 (2.59%) Cython
13 3 (2.59%) Haskell
13 3 (2.59%) JavaScript
14 1 (0.86%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 66 (56.90%) Degree
2 40 (34.48%) PhD
3 4 (3.45%) CREST Certified
3 4 (3.45%) GIAC
3 4 (3.45%) GPEN
3 4 (3.45%) GXPN
4 2 (1.72%) MBA
5 1 (0.86%) CIMA
5 1 (0.86%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.45%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.86%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (12.07%) Virtual Machines
1 14 (12.07%) VirtualBox
2 3 (2.59%) Docker
3 1 (0.86%) HDFS
Vendors
1 8 (6.90%) Oracle
1 8 (6.90%) Tableau
2 5 (4.31%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.45%) MicroStrategy
4 3 (2.59%) Actian
4 3 (2.59%) Google
4 3 (2.59%) IBM
4 3 (2.59%) RapidMiner
5 2 (1.72%) Greenplum
5 2 (1.72%) Hortonworks
6 1 (0.86%) Facebook
6 1 (0.86%) Mapinfo
6 1 (0.86%) Twitter
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago