The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Edinburgh region that had Risk Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Risk Analyst
Rank 92 104 107
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Risk Analyst 3 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.24% 0.26% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.27% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 2
Median salary £33,000 £52,500 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-37.14% +17.97%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,750
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +10.42%
Risk Analyst
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1171 1494 1438
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.44% 95.46% 97.23%
Number of salaries quoted 771 977 938
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Risk Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region that featured Risk Analyst in the job title.

Risk Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Risk Analyst
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Risk Analyst Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Risk Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, Risk Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region featuring Risk Analyst in the job title.

1 9 (90.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) SAS
3 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 4 (40.00%) PhD
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (40.00%) Credit Risk
3 4 (40.00%) Mathematics
3 4 (40.00%) Analytics
4 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (30.00%) Credit Risk Modelling
4 3 (30.00%) Statistics
4 3 (30.00%) SQL
4 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (30.00%) Banking
4 3 (30.00%) Investment Banking
5 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (20.00%) TDD
5 2 (20.00%) S-PLUS
5 2 (20.00%) Economics
5 2 (20.00%) Credit Derivative
5 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
5 2 (20.00%) Validation
5 2 (20.00%) Fixed Income
5 2 (20.00%) MATLAB
5 2 (20.00%) Project Management
5 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (20.00%) MS Access
5 2 (20.00%) VBA
5 2 (20.00%) .NET
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle

Risk Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 5 (50.00%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (20.00%) S-PLUS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) Big Data
2 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (20.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (20.00%) MS Access
General
1 9 (90.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Banking
2 3 (30.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Credit Risk
1 4 (40.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (30.00%) Statistics
3 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (20.00%) Credit Derivative
3 2 (20.00%) Derivative
3 2 (20.00%) Economics
3 2 (20.00%) Fixed Income
3 2 (20.00%) Physics
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Analytics
2 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (30.00%) Credit Risk Modelling
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Black-Scholes
3 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Data Governance
3 2 (20.00%) Monte Carlo Method
3 2 (20.00%) OO
3 2 (20.00%) Presales
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) Risk Analytics
3 2 (20.00%) Stress Testing
3 2 (20.00%) TDD
3 2 (20.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) C#
2 2 (20.00%) C++
2 2 (20.00%) Java
2 2 (20.00%) MATLAB
2 2 (20.00%) R
2 2 (20.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) PhD
2 2 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle
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