The table below looks at the statistics for the Risk Manager 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 Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Risk Manager
Rank 97 101 92
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Risk Manager 4 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.28% 0.56% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.59% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 1
Average salary - £45,000 £59,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -23.72%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-1.96% +2.00%
Risk Manager
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
1338 1523 1141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.16% 95.61% 96.86%
Number of salaries quoted 862 993 692
Average salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.29% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £58,550
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Risk Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Risk Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Risk Manager
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Risk Manager Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Risk Manager
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Risk Manager 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 Manager in their job title.

1 5 (83.33%) Risk Management
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Banking
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (33.33%) Information Security
3 2 (33.33%) Line Management
3 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
4 1 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (16.67%) Law
4 1 (16.67%) CISSP
4 1 (16.67%) Intranet
4 1 (16.67%) BCP
4 1 (16.67%) CISA
4 1 (16.67%) Data Management
4 1 (16.67%) Document Management
4 1 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (16.67%) Credit Risk
4 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
4 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
4 1 (16.67%) Coaching
4 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (16.67%) Data Quality
4 1 (16.67%) Information Governance
4 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity Planning

Risk Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Risk Manager 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 Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Intranet
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
1 3 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (16.67%) Credit Risk
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Risk Management
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (33.33%) Line Management
3 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (33.33%) Information Security
4 1 (16.67%) Data Management
4 1 (16.67%) Document Management
4 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
4 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
4 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
4 1 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (16.67%) Coaching
4 1 (16.67%) Information Governance
4 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (16.67%) BCP
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CISSP
1 1 (16.67%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Data Quality
Edinburgh, Midlothian
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Salary: excellent benefits & bonus
Posted: Yesterday