The table below looks at the statistics for the Risk Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Risk Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Risk Analyst
Rank 107 102 90
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Risk Analyst 3 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.19% 0.20% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.21% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Average salary £70,000 £42,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% +29.23%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+16.88% +10.00%
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
1479 1408 1134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 93.90% 95.91% 95.05%
Number of salaries quoted 960 927 704
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Risk Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Risk Analyst in the job title across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Risk Analyst in their job title 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 with Risk Analyst in their job title.

1 3 (60.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Banking
3 1 (20.00%) IT Governance
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Credit Risk
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security
3 1 (20.00%) HIPAA
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Change Control
3 1 (20.00%) Line Management
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security
3 1 (20.00%) Legal
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (20.00%) Workflow
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) CISSP
3 1 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (20.00%) CISA
3 1 (20.00%) CISM
3 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall

Risk Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Risk Analyst in their job title 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 with Risk Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) Network Security
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (20.00%) Workflow
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security
2 1 (20.00%) IT Governance
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Change Control
2 1 (20.00%) Line Management
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CISSP
1 1 (20.00%) CISA
1 1 (20.00%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (20.00%) HIPAA
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