The table below looks at the statistics for Risk Assessment skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Risk Assessment over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Risk Assessment
Rank 162 154 144
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -10
Permanent jobs citing Risk Assessment 12 25 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.33% 0.66% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 0.77% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 8 17 13
Average salary £44,082 £80,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.89% +88.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,900 £42,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £80,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-0.99% +12.22%
Risk Assessment
West Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3168 3246 2320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 88.12% 85.83% 82.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2495 2605 1856
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Risk Assessment
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Risk Assessment Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Risk Assessment
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Risk Assessment Salary Trend in Leeds

Risk Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds region citing Risk Assessment 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 Assessment.

1 7 (31.82%) NHS
1 7 (31.82%) Pharmaceutical
1 7 (31.82%) Aerospace
1 7 (31.82%) Informatics
1 7 (31.82%) QA
1 7 (31.82%) Health Informatics
2 6 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (27.27%) Information Security
3 5 (22.73%) Finance
3 5 (22.73%) Data Protection Act
3 5 (22.73%) CISSP
3 5 (22.73%) CISM
3 5 (22.73%) Data Protection
4 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (18.18%) ITIL
4 4 (18.18%) LAN
4 4 (18.18%) CCNA
5 3 (13.64%) CCNP
5 3 (13.64%) Cisco
5 3 (13.64%) WAN
5 3 (13.64%) VPN
5 3 (13.64%) Change Management
5 3 (13.64%) ISEB
5 3 (13.64%) Project Management
5 3 (13.64%) ISMS
5 3 (13.64%) Firewall
5 3 (13.64%) PCI DSS
6 2 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (9.09%) Test Planning

Risk Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds region citing Risk Assessment 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 Assessment. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) LAN
2 3 (13.64%) WAN
2 3 (13.64%) VPN
2 3 (13.64%) Firewall
3 2 (9.09%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) JIRA
1 2 (9.09%) FitNesse
2 1 (4.55%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 7 (31.82%) Pharmaceutical
1 7 (31.82%) Aerospace
2 5 (22.73%) Finance
3 2 (9.09%) Legal
3 2 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (13.64%) Network Engineer
1 3 (13.64%) Senior Network Engineer
1 3 (13.64%) Information Security Officer
1 3 (13.64%) Security Officer
2 2 (9.09%) Project Manager
2 2 (9.09%) Analyst
2 2 (9.09%) Data Protection Officer
3 1 (4.55%) Test Analyst
3 1 (4.55%) Consultant
3 1 (4.55%) Support Analyst
3 1 (4.55%) Network Support Analyst
3 1 (4.55%) Security Consultant
3 1 (4.55%) Network Analyst
3 1 (4.55%) Service Manager
3 1 (4.55%) Test Team Leader
3 1 (4.55%) Test Leader
3 1 (4.55%) Service Transition Manager
3 1 (4.55%) Team Leader
3 1 (4.55%) Network Support
3 1 (4.55%) Information Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) NHS
1 7 (31.82%) Informatics
1 7 (31.82%) Health Informatics
2 5 (22.73%) Data Protection Act
3 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) UNIX
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) Information Security
2 5 (22.73%) Data Protection
3 4 (18.18%) ITIL
4 3 (13.64%) Project Management
4 3 (13.64%) Change Management
4 3 (13.64%) ISMS
5 2 (9.09%) Data Migration
5 2 (9.09%) Test Planning
5 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 2 (9.09%) CRM
5 2 (9.09%) Migration
5 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (9.09%) Document Management
6 1 (4.55%) Automated Testing
6 1 (4.55%) Software Testing
6 1 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (4.55%) Web Testing
6 1 (4.55%) Test Management
6 1 (4.55%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) CISM
1 5 (22.73%) CISSP
2 4 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (18.18%) CCNA
3 3 (13.64%) ISEB
3 3 (13.64%) CCNP
4 2 (9.09%) CCIE
4 2 (9.09%) ISEB Practitioner
4 2 (9.09%) ISTQB
5 1 (4.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (31.82%) QA
2 6 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (13.64%) PCI DSS
4 1 (4.55%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Cisco
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.55%) HP