The table below looks at the statistics for Operations Research skills in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Operations Research over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Research (or Operational Research)
Rank 207 215 193
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -22
Permanent jobs citing Operations Research 1 4 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.026% 0.089% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.030% 0.10% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 2
Average salary £46,500 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.45% +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £35,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+40.84% -5.33%
Operations Research
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Surrey region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3379 3890 3696
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 86.98% 86.87% 84.48%
Number of salaries quoted 2915 3264 2912
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,723
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Operations Research
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Operations Research Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Operations Research
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Operations Research Salary Trend in Surrey

Operations Research
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (66.67%) R
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) SAS
2 2 (66.67%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Apache Accumulo
3 1 (33.33%) Factor Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Apache Spark
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Defect Management
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) Perforce
3 1 (33.33%) Econometrics
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Maven
3 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Statistics
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) DB2
3 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
3 1 (33.33%) JBoss
3 1 (33.33%) Apache

Operations Research
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 2 (66.67%) SAS
2 1 (33.33%) Apache
2 1 (33.33%) Apache Spark
2 1 (33.33%) JBoss
2 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Apache Accumulo
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data
1 1 (33.33%) DB2
1 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) ClearCase
1 1 (33.33%) Maven
1 1 (33.33%) Mercurial
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Data Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) HR Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Information Manager
1 1 (33.33%) QA Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Quality Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Applied Mathematics
3 1 (33.33%) Statistics
3 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
2 1 (33.33%) Defect Management
2 1 (33.33%) Econometrics
2 1 (33.33%) Factor Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Machine Learning
2 1 (33.33%) Predictive Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Predictive Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Statistical Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Statistical Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) R
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Scala
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Perforce
1 1 (33.33%) Tableau