The table below looks at the statistics for Risk Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Risk Analysis over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Risk Analysis
Rank 121 93 108
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +15
Permanent jobs citing Risk Analysis 3 33 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.17% 1.70% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 2.03% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 3 31 7
Average salary £40,000 £57,500 £53,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.43% +7.47%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Risk Analysis
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1520 1625 1302
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 86.91% 83.85% 81.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1253 1294 1036
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Risk Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Risk Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Risk Analysis
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Risk Analysis across the Cheshire region.

Risk Analysis Salary Trend in Cheshire

Risk Analysis
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Risk Analysis across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Risk Analysis Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Risk Analysis
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Analysis within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 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
Chester - 2 £40,000 -
Warrington +4 1 £62,500 -
Risk Analysis
North West

Risk Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Risk Analysis 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 Risk Analysis.

1 14 (63.64%) QA
2 13 (59.09%) GAP Analysis
2 13 (59.09%) Risk Management
2 13 (59.09%) Finance
3 11 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
4 8 (36.36%) Information Security
5 7 (31.82%) SQL
5 7 (31.82%) Web Services
5 7 (31.82%) Automated Testing
5 7 (31.82%) Manual Testing
5 7 (31.82%) Integration Testing
6 6 (27.27%) Test Scripting
6 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (22.73%) Migration
7 5 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (22.73%) Incident Management
7 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
7 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
7 5 (22.73%) Mobile App
7 5 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
9 2 (9.09%) Test Planning
10 1 (4.55%) User Stories
10 1 (4.55%) Facilita Forecast
10 1 (4.55%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 1 (4.55%) DDoS Mitigation
10 1 (4.55%) API Testing
10 1 (4.55%) Cucumber

Risk Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Risk Analysis 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 Risk Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.55%) SaaS
2 1 (4.55%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Firewall
1 1 (4.55%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) JUnit
1 1 (4.55%) JMeter
1 1 (4.55%) Selenium
1 1 (4.55%) Cucumber
1 1 (4.55%) Facilita Forecast
General
1 13 (59.09%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Analyst
1 8 (36.36%) Test Engineer
1 8 (36.36%) Risk Analyst
2 6 (27.27%) QA Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Risk Manager
4 4 (18.18%) Operational Risk Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Business Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Business Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Operational Risk Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (31.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Mobile App
1 5 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (4.55%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) GAP Analysis
1 13 (59.09%) Risk Management
2 11 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
3 8 (36.36%) Information Security
4 7 (31.82%) Automated Testing
4 7 (31.82%) Integration Testing
4 7 (31.82%) Manual Testing
5 6 (27.27%) Test Scripting
5 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (22.73%) Migration
6 5 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (22.73%) Incident Management
7 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
8 2 (9.09%) Test Planning
9 1 (4.55%) DDoS Mitigation
9 1 (4.55%) API Testing
9 1 (4.55%) SIEM
9 1 (4.55%) User Stories
9 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 7 (31.82%) SQL
2 1 (4.55%) Python
2 1 (4.55%) Ruby
2 1 (4.55%) Groovy
2 1 (4.55%) Java
2 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) ISEB
1 1 (4.55%) CISSP
1 1 (4.55%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (63.64%) QA
2 1 (4.55%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft