The table below looks at the statistics for the Risk Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Risk Analyst in their job title 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 Analyst
Rank 157 158 168
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Risk Analyst 5 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.17% 0.13% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.13% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 3
Average salary £37,000 £42,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.90% +31.25%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,750 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-5.66% -5.35%
Risk Analyst
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2837 2969 3231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.55% 95.65% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1848 1905 2109
Average salary £43,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,962 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Risk Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Risk Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Risk Analyst
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Risk Analyst Salary Trend in Scotland

Risk Analyst
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 Analyst 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
Glasgow -18 2 £37,500 -
Edinburgh - 2 £36,000 - 6
Risk Analyst
UK

Risk Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Risk Analyst 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 Analyst in their job title.

1 10 (83.33%) Finance
2 8 (66.67%) Banking
3 7 (58.33%) Credit Risk
4 6 (50.00%) Retail
5 5 (41.67%) SAS
6 4 (33.33%) SQL
6 4 (33.33%) Degree
6 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (25.00%) Analytics
8 2 (16.67%) ISEB
8 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
8 2 (16.67%) Risk Analytics
8 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
8 2 (16.67%) Financial Modelling
9 1 (8.33%) Test Automation
9 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
9 1 (8.33%) TSYS
9 1 (8.33%) Data Governance
9 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy
9 1 (8.33%) Use Case
9 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
9 1 (8.33%) SDLC
9 1 (8.33%) Defect Tracking
9 1 (8.33%) Data Extraction
9 1 (8.33%) Test Management
9 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
9 1 (8.33%) Test Planning
9 1 (8.33%) Coaching
9 1 (8.33%) Internet

Risk Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Risk Analyst 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 Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (41.67%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
1 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
General
1 10 (83.33%) Finance
2 8 (66.67%) Banking
3 6 (50.00%) Retail
4 1 (8.33%) Marketing
4 1 (8.33%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Credit Risk
2 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (8.33%) Data Extraction
3 1 (8.33%) Economics
3 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (8.33%) Online Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Analytics
2 2 (16.67%) Financial Modelling
2 2 (16.67%) Risk Analytics
2 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
2 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Coaching
3 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Data Governance
3 1 (8.33%) Defect Tracking
3 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (8.33%) SDLC
3 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (8.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (8.33%) Test Management
3 1 (8.33%) Test Planning
3 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy
3 1 (8.33%) Use Case
3 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (8.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) ISEB
2 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) CFA
3 1 (8.33%) MBA
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle
1 1 (8.33%) TSYS
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