The table below looks at the statistics for Risk Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Risk Analysis over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Risk Analysis
Rank 156 158 154
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Permanent jobs citing Risk Analysis 6 4 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.20% 0.13% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.15% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 17
Average salary £43,250 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.94% +18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Risk Analysis
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2660 2698 2820
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 89.59% 86.92% 84.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1702 1719 1843
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Risk Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Risk Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Risk Analysis
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Risk Analysis Salary Trend in Scotland

Risk Analysis
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Risk Analysis across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Risk Analysis Salary Histogram in Scotland

Risk Analysis
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Analysis within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +11 6 £43,250 +33.07%
Risk Analysis
UK

Risk Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Risk Analysis 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 Analysis.

1 13 (61.90%) Risk Management
1 13 (61.90%) QA
2 12 (57.14%) Finance
3 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (38.10%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (38.10%) Project Management
4 8 (38.10%) PRINCE2
5 7 (33.33%) ISEB
5 7 (33.33%) ISTQB
5 7 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 6 (28.57%) Business Development
6 6 (28.57%) SDLC
6 6 (28.57%) People Management
7 5 (23.81%) Data Centre
8 4 (19.05%) Test Management
8 4 (19.05%) Windows 7
8 4 (19.05%) Unix
8 4 (19.05%) Windows
8 4 (19.05%) Oracle
8 4 (19.05%) Client/Server
8 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
8 4 (19.05%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (14.29%) Legal
10 2 (9.52%) Migration
10 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
10 2 (9.52%) Quality Management
10 2 (9.52%) CISSP
10 2 (9.52%) SAN
10 2 (9.52%) MS Office
10 2 (9.52%) RUP

Risk Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Risk Analysis 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 Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) SAN
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Selenium
1 1 (4.76%) SpecFlow
1 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (57.14%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Project Manager
2 7 (33.33%) Infrastructure Manager
2 7 (33.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 5 (23.81%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 4 (19.05%) PRINCE2 Infrastructure Project Manager
4 4 (19.05%) QA Manager
4 4 (19.05%) QA Test Manager
4 4 (19.05%) Test Manager
5 3 (14.29%) Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) IT Manager
5 3 (14.29%) Test Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (9.52%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
6 2 (9.52%) IT Project Manager
6 2 (9.52%) Quality Manager
6 2 (9.52%) SAN Project Manager
6 2 (9.52%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Senior Test Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Testing Manager
7 1 (4.76%) Head of Information Security
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Data Centre
2 4 (19.05%) Client/Server
3 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Unix
1 4 (19.05%) Windows
1 4 (19.05%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Risk Management
2 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (38.10%) PRINCE2
3 8 (38.10%) Project Management
3 8 (38.10%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (28.57%) Business Development
4 6 (28.57%) People Management
4 6 (28.57%) SDLC
5 4 (19.05%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (19.05%) Test Management
6 2 (9.52%) Migration
6 2 (9.52%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (9.52%) QMS
6 2 (9.52%) Quality Management
6 2 (9.52%) RUP
6 2 (9.52%) Security Testing
6 2 (9.52%) Software Architecture
6 2 (9.52%) Test Scripting
6 2 (9.52%) Test Strategy
6 2 (9.52%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (33.33%) ISEB
1 7 (33.33%) ISTQB
1 7 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (9.52%) CISSP
2 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) CISM
3 1 (4.76%) CRISC
3 1 (4.76%) Degree
3 1 (4.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (61.90%) QA
2 2 (9.52%) IEC 61508
2 2 (9.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (9.52%) ISO13485
3 1 (4.76%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle
2 1 (4.76%) HP