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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Risk Management
Rank 75 71 73
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Permanent jobs citing Risk Management 20 34 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.54% 2.49% 2.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.71% 2.82% 2.90%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 29
Average salary £51,235 £47,500 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.86% +4.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £28,585 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +2.00%
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
1168 1205 1446
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 90.12% 88.21% 87.85%
Number of salaries quoted 754 717 946
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,400 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 29 April 2016.

Risk Management Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Risk Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 38 (77.55%) Finance
2 27 (55.10%) Project Management
3 25 (51.02%) Banking
4 19 (38.78%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (30.61%) Information Security
5 15 (30.61%) PRINCE2
6 11 (22.45%) ITIL
6 11 (22.45%) Degree
6 11 (22.45%) Data Centre
6 11 (22.45%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (20.41%) Oracle
7 10 (20.41%) Unix
8 9 (18.37%) Management Information System
9 8 (16.33%) Service Management
9 8 (16.33%) CISSP
9 8 (16.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 8 (16.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 8 (16.33%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (14.29%) Risk Analysis
10 7 (14.29%) Data Modelling
10 7 (14.29%) CISM
11 6 (12.24%) Data Governance
11 6 (12.24%) COBIT
11 6 (12.24%) MS PowerPoint
11 6 (12.24%) Security Management
11 6 (12.24%) People Management
12 5 (10.20%) Business Development
12 5 (10.20%) Retail
12 5 (10.20%) Supplier Management
12 5 (10.20%) Legal

Risk Management
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 (4.08%) SAS
2 1 (2.04%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (2.04%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.04%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (2.04%) WebSphere Portal
2 1 (2.04%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 6 (12.24%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (8.16%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.16%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (4.08%) Hadoop
General
1 38 (77.55%) Finance
2 25 (51.02%) Banking
3 5 (10.20%) Legal
3 5 (10.20%) Retail
4 2 (4.08%) Investment Banking
4 2 (4.08%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.04%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (2.04%) Law
5 1 (2.04%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 12 (24.49%) Analyst
1 12 (24.49%) Project Manager
2 8 (16.33%) IT Manager
3 6 (12.24%) Infrastructure Manager
3 6 (12.24%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 6 (12.24%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (10.20%) Security Manager
5 4 (8.16%) Architect
5 4 (8.16%) Business Analyst
5 4 (8.16%) IT Analyst
5 4 (8.16%) IT Project Manager
5 4 (8.16%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 4 (8.16%) Senior Business Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 3 (6.12%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
6 3 (6.12%) IT Security Manager
6 3 (6.12%) PRINCE2 Infrastructure Project Manager
7 2 (4.08%) Auditor
7 2 (4.08%) Cognos Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Senior Cognos Developer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.45%) Analytical Skills
1 11 (22.45%) Data Centre
2 9 (18.37%) Management Information System
3 4 (8.16%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.08%) Credit Risk
4 2 (4.08%) Statistics
5 1 (2.04%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (2.04%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 10 (20.41%) Unix
2 1 (2.04%) AIX
2 1 (2.04%) Linux
2 1 (2.04%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (55.10%) Project Management
2 19 (38.78%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (30.61%) Information Security
3 15 (30.61%) PRINCE2
4 11 (22.45%) ITIL
5 8 (16.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (16.33%) Service Management
6 7 (14.29%) Data Modelling
6 7 (14.29%) Risk Analysis
7 6 (12.24%) Data Governance
7 6 (12.24%) People Management
7 6 (12.24%) Security Management
8 5 (10.20%) Business Development
8 5 (10.20%) Change Management
8 5 (10.20%) ITSM
8 5 (10.20%) Supplier Management
9 4 (8.16%) Business Analysis
9 4 (8.16%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (8.16%) Data Management
9 4 (8.16%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.04%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (22.45%) Degree
2 8 (16.33%) CISSP
2 8 (16.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 7 (14.29%) CISM
4 2 (4.08%) CISA
4 2 (4.08%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.04%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.04%) PMI Certification
5 1 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (12.24%) COBIT
3 4 (8.16%) QA
4 2 (4.08%) Basel II
5 1 (2.04%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 10 (20.41%) Oracle
2 2 (4.08%) Cognos
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