The table below looks at the statistics for Operations Research skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Operations Research over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Operations Research (or Operational Research)
Rank 437 419 449
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +30
Permanent jobs citing Operations Research 4 14 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.019% 0.066% 0.022%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.023% 0.083% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 3
Average salary £67,500 £44,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.83% +27.85%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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 South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
17205 16860 17836
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 80.15% 79.65% 77.54%
Number of salaries quoted 13733 13389 15354
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Operations Research
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Operations Research across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Operations Research Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Operations Research
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Operations Research across the South East region.

Operations Research Salary Trend in the South East

Operations Research
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Operations Research within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 December 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
Middlesex - 3 £67,500 -
Surrey -8 1 - - 1
Operations Research
England

Operations Research
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 9 (100.00%) Degree
1 9 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 8 (88.89%) SAS
3 6 (66.67%) Computer Science
3 6 (66.67%) Statistics
3 6 (66.67%) Analytics
4 5 (55.56%) SQL
4 5 (55.56%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (44.44%) SPSS
5 4 (44.44%) Line Management
5 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (33.33%) Algorithms
6 3 (33.33%) Linear Regression
6 3 (33.33%) Database Theory
6 3 (33.33%) Relational Database Theory
6 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
6 3 (33.33%) Statistical Modelling
6 3 (33.33%) PhD
6 3 (33.33%) Data Modelling
6 3 (33.33%) Data Mining
6 3 (33.33%) Python
6 3 (33.33%) C
6 3 (33.33%) C++
6 3 (33.33%) Java
6 3 (33.33%) Logistic Regression
6 3 (33.33%) Business Analysis
6 3 (33.33%) Data Management
6 3 (33.33%) Data Analysis
6 3 (33.33%) Applied Mathematics
6 3 (33.33%) Data Governance

Operations Research
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 8 (88.89%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) SPSS
2 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (33.33%) Data Mining
2 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 2 (22.22%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (22.22%) Base SAS
3 2 (22.22%) NoSQL
4 1 (11.11%) Big Data
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Architect
1 3 (33.33%) Data Architect
1 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Architect
1 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Data Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Team Leader
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Data Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Graduate
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Data Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Graduate Developer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 6 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 6 (66.67%) Statistics
3 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (33.33%) Algorithms
4 3 (33.33%) Applied Mathematics
5 2 (22.22%) Physics
5 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
6 1 (11.11%) Neural Network
6 1 (11.11%) Economics
6 1 (11.11%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Analytics
2 4 (44.44%) Line Management
3 3 (33.33%) Linear Regression
3 3 (33.33%) Database Theory
3 3 (33.33%) Relational Database Theory
3 3 (33.33%) Data Management
3 3 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 3 (33.33%) Data Governance
3 3 (33.33%) Machine Learning
3 3 (33.33%) Statistical Modelling
3 3 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 3 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 3 (33.33%) Logistic Regression
4 2 (22.22%) ETL
4 2 (22.22%) Programme Management
4 2 (22.22%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) Quality Management
4 2 (22.22%) Coaching
5 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 1 (11.11%) Business Analytics
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) Python
2 3 (33.33%) C
2 3 (33.33%) C++
2 3 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) MATLAB
3 1 (11.11%) R
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) Degree
2 3 (33.33%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
1 2 (22.22%) Solvency II
1 2 (22.22%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Business Objects
1 2 (22.22%) SAP
2 1 (11.11%) Norkom
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
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