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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Risk Manager
Rank 102 90 89
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Risk Manager 8 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.53% 0.53% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.55% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 2
Average salary £50,400 £57,500 £67,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.34% -14.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,700 £49,500 £48,600
10% offered a salary of more than £64,700 £57,500 £85,400
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £57,500 £49,500
% change year-on-year
-13.04% +16.16%
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
1458 1262 1195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.92% 95.25% 96.53%
Number of salaries quoted 964 811 847
Average salary £40,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.70% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
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
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Risk Manager across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014.

Risk Manager Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Risk Manager
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 11 (73.33%) Finance
2 7 (46.67%) Banking
3 5 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (26.67%) Project Management
4 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (20.00%) Information Security
5 3 (20.00%) CISSP
5 3 (20.00%) Legal
5 3 (20.00%) CISA
5 3 (20.00%) CISM
5 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (20.00%) Line Management
6 2 (13.33%) Coaching
7 1 (6.67%) Billing
7 1 (6.67%) Data Management
7 1 (6.67%) Knowledge Management
7 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (6.67%) International Banking
7 1 (6.67%) Business Development
7 1 (6.67%) Degree
7 1 (6.67%) iSeries
7 1 (6.67%) Change Management
7 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
7 1 (6.67%) Practice Management
7 1 (6.67%) Internet
7 1 (6.67%) Java
7 1 (6.67%) UNIX
7 1 (6.67%) Linux

Risk Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Internet
General
1 11 (73.33%) Finance
2 7 (46.67%) Banking
3 3 (20.00%) Legal
4 1 (6.67%) Billing
4 1 (6.67%) International Banking
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) UNIX
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 4 (26.67%) Project Management
2 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (20.00%) Information Security
3 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (20.00%) Line Management
4 2 (13.33%) Coaching
5 1 (6.67%) Data Management
5 1 (6.67%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (6.67%) Business Development
5 1 (6.67%) Change Management
5 1 (6.67%) Practice Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) CISSP
1 3 (20.00%) CISA
1 3 (20.00%) CISM
2 1 (6.67%) Degree