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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Risk Analyst
Rank 100 97 82
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Risk Analyst 6 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.40% 0.36% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.37% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 6
Average salary £32,500 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.75% -
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
1448 1339 1166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.77% 95.57% 97.57%
Number of salaries quoted 949 855 810
Average salary £40,750 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.97% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 8 (61.54%) Finance
1 8 (61.54%) Credit Risk
2 6 (46.15%) Banking
2 6 (46.15%) SAS
3 5 (38.46%) SQL
4 4 (30.77%) Risk Management
4 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (23.08%) TSYS
5 3 (23.08%) Retail
5 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
5 3 (23.08%) UNIX
5 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
5 3 (23.08%) CRM
5 3 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (15.38%) Service Management
6 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (15.38%) ITSM
6 2 (15.38%) Data Security
6 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
6 2 (15.38%) BCP
6 2 (15.38%) HTML
6 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
6 2 (15.38%) CSS
6 2 (15.38%) XML
6 2 (15.38%) Business Continuity
6 2 (15.38%) Information Security
6 2 (15.38%) Operations Research
6 2 (15.38%) Degree
6 2 (15.38%) JSON

Risk Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (46.15%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
1 3 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
General
1 8 (61.54%) Finance
2 6 (46.15%) Banking
3 3 (23.08%) Retail
4 1 (7.69%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) HTML
1 2 (15.38%) CSS
1 2 (15.38%) XML
1 2 (15.38%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) Credit Risk
2 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
3 2 (15.38%) Statistics
3 2 (15.38%) Fixed Income
3 2 (15.38%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Risk Management
2 3 (23.08%) CRM
3 2 (15.38%) Service Management
3 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (15.38%) ITSM
3 2 (15.38%) Data Security
3 2 (15.38%) BCP
3 2 (15.38%) Business Continuity
3 2 (15.38%) Information Security
3 2 (15.38%) Operations Research
3 2 (15.38%) IT Governance
3 2 (15.38%) Asset Management
3 2 (15.38%) Workflow
3 2 (15.38%) Cash Management
3 2 (15.38%) Risk Analysis
3 2 (15.38%) Stress Testing
3 2 (15.38%) Investment Management
3 2 (15.38%) Risk Analytics
3 2 (15.38%) Analytics
3 2 (15.38%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) CRD IV
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) TSYS