The table below looks at the statistics for Risk Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Risk Management over the 3 months to 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Risk Management
Rank 67 79 69
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -10
Permanent jobs citing Risk Management 33 39 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.42% 2.34% 1.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.80% 2.75% 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 8 27 2
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +41.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £45,000 £22,300
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £56,000 £44,700
UK excluding London average salary £51,250 £50,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.38%
Risk Management
Scotland

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1179 1418 868
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 86.37% 85.11% 78.84%
Number of salaries quoted 686 924 501
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Risk Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Risk Management Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Risk Management
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Risk Management Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Risk Management
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Risk Management across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 20 April 2015.

Risk Management Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Risk Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Risk Management 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 Management.

1 43 (62.32%) Finance
2 32 (46.38%) Banking
3 27 (39.13%) Project Management
4 22 (31.88%) Information Security
5 19 (27.54%) Stakeholder Management
6 17 (24.64%) CISA
6 17 (24.64%) ITIL
6 17 (24.64%) CISSP
6 17 (24.64%) Retail
7 14 (20.29%) Cyber Security
8 13 (18.84%) Test Scripting
9 11 (15.94%) Business Analysis
9 11 (15.94%) PRINCE2
10 10 (14.49%) Disaster Recovery
10 10 (14.49%) Analytical Skills
11 9 (13.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 8 (11.59%) PCI DSS
13 7 (10.14%) Test Management
13 7 (10.14%) Change Management
13 7 (10.14%) Degree
13 7 (10.14%) Supplier Management
13 7 (10.14%) Programme Management
14 6 (8.70%) SQL
14 6 (8.70%) .NET
14 6 (8.70%) MS Excel
14 6 (8.70%) Investment Management
15 5 (7.25%) Continuous Improvement
15 5 (7.25%) MVVM
15 5 (7.25%) Mentoring
15 5 (7.25%) Coaching

Risk Management
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Risk Management 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 Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.90%) SharePoint
1 2 (2.90%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.25%) MS Office
3 1 (1.45%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.90%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.25%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (5.80%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.45%) Big Data
4 1 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (1.45%) TestDirector
General
1 43 (62.32%) Finance
2 32 (46.38%) Banking
3 17 (24.64%) Retail
4 2 (2.90%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (2.90%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.45%) Legal
5 1 (1.45%) Games
5 1 (1.45%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.45%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (15.94%) Project Manager
2 8 (11.59%) Developer
3 7 (10.14%) Analyst
4 6 (8.70%) Junior
4 6 (8.70%) Information Manager
5 5 (7.25%) Information Security Manager
5 5 (7.25%) Risk Manager
5 5 (7.25%) QA Manager
5 5 (7.25%) Security Manager
6 4 (5.80%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (5.80%) .NET Developer
6 4 (5.80%) C# Developer
7 3 (4.35%) Database Developer
7 3 (4.35%) SQL Developer
8 2 (2.90%) IT Risk Manager
8 2 (2.90%) Risk Analyst
8 2 (2.90%) Analyst Developer
8 2 (2.90%) Test Manager
8 2 (2.90%) Test Analyst
8 2 (2.90%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.70%) .NET
2 1 (1.45%) LAMP
2 1 (1.45%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.49%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.80%) Mathematics
2 4 (5.80%) Physics
2 4 (5.80%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.80%) PMI
3 3 (4.35%) Credit Risk
4 2 (2.90%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.90%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.90%) Cryptography
4 2 (2.90%) SCADA
4 2 (2.90%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (1.45%) Derivative
5 1 (1.45%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.45%) LIMS
5 1 (1.45%) Market Risk
5 1 (1.45%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.45%) FMCG
5 1 (1.45%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (39.13%) Project Management
2 22 (31.88%) Information Security
3 19 (27.54%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (24.64%) ITIL
5 14 (20.29%) Cyber Security
6 13 (18.84%) Test Scripting
7 11 (15.94%) Business Analysis
7 11 (15.94%) PRINCE2
8 10 (14.49%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (10.14%) Programme Management
9 7 (10.14%) Supplier Management
9 7 (10.14%) Change Management
9 7 (10.14%) Test Management
10 6 (8.70%) Investment Management
11 5 (7.25%) Business Continuity
11 5 (7.25%) Automated Testing
11 5 (7.25%) Mentoring
11 5 (7.25%) Coaching
11 5 (7.25%) MVVM
11 5 (7.25%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.70%) SQL
2 5 (7.25%) C#
3 2 (2.90%) C
4 1 (1.45%) Java
4 1 (1.45%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.45%) VB
4 1 (1.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (24.64%) CISSP
1 17 (24.64%) CISA
2 7 (10.14%) Degree
3 4 (5.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 4 (5.80%) PMI Certification
4 3 (4.35%) CISM
5 2 (2.90%) ISEB
5 2 (2.90%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.90%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.90%) APMP
6 1 (1.45%) CRISC
6 1 (1.45%) GIAC
6 1 (1.45%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (11.59%) PCI DSS
3 5 (7.25%) QA
4 3 (4.35%) COBIT
5 1 (1.45%) MiFID
5 1 (1.45%) SLA
5 1 (1.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (1.45%) Data Quality
5 1 (1.45%) EMIR
5 1 (1.45%) Dodd-Frank
Systems Management
1 1 (1.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (7.25%) PeopleSoft
1 5 (7.25%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.80%) Business Objects
2 4 (5.80%) Remedy
3 1 (1.45%) Oracle
3 1 (1.45%) Murex
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