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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Risk Manager
Rank 101 100 89
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Risk Manager 8 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.51% 0.60% 0.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.62% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 3
Average salary £45,050 £50,400 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.61% -12.34%
UK excluding London average salary £52,000 £51,450 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.06% +2.90%
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
1463 1445 1155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 93.66% 96.33% 95.06%
Number of salaries quoted 956 962 720
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,500 £57,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 8 (66.67%) Finance
2 6 (50.00%) Coaching
3 5 (41.67%) Cyber Security
3 5 (41.67%) Business Development
3 5 (41.67%) Knowledge Management
3 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (41.67%) Banking
3 5 (41.67%) CISA
3 5 (41.67%) CIMA
3 5 (41.67%) Practice Management
4 4 (33.33%) Risk Management
5 3 (25.00%) ACCA
5 3 (25.00%) QiCA
5 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (16.67%) Retail Banking
6 2 (16.67%) Degree
6 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
6 2 (16.67%) Analytics
6 2 (16.67%) Line Management
6 2 (16.67%) Data Modelling
6 2 (16.67%) Retail
6 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
7 1 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
7 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
7 1 (8.33%) Data Management
7 1 (8.33%) BCP
7 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity Planning
7 1 (8.33%) Wealth Management
7 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting

Risk Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

General
1 8 (66.67%) Finance
2 5 (41.67%) Banking
3 2 (16.67%) Retail
3 2 (16.67%) Retail Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Coaching
2 5 (41.67%) Cyber Security
2 5 (41.67%) Practice Management
2 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) Knowledge Management
2 5 (41.67%) Business Development
3 4 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (16.67%) Analytics
5 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
5 2 (16.67%) Data Modelling
5 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (16.67%) Line Management
6 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity Planning
6 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
6 1 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (8.33%) BCP
6 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
6 1 (8.33%) Data Management
6 1 (8.33%) Wealth Management
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) CISA
1 5 (41.67%) CIMA
2 3 (25.00%) QiCA
2 3 (25.00%) ACCA
3 2 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (8.33%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) Data Quality
Edinburgh
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