The table below looks at the statistics for Risk Management 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 Management over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Risk Management
Rank 79 88 113
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +25
Permanent jobs citing Risk Management 87 83 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.80% 2.55% 1.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.28% 3.14% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 49 67 24
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +15.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £39,800 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £52,450
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
Risk Management
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
2649 2641 2470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 85.15% 81.09% 79.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1763 1676 1714
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,700 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Risk Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Risk Management Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Risk Management
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Risk Management Salary Trend in Scotland

Risk Management
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Risk Management across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Risk Management Salary Histogram in Scotland

Risk Management
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 Management within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
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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 +4 59 £47,500 +7.64% 4
Glasgow +1 20 £60,000 -4.00% 3
Stirling - 2 - -
Aberdeen +7 1 £25,500 -49.00%
Fife -1 1 - - 1
Renfrewshire - 1 - -
West Lothian - 1 - -
North Lanarkshire - 1 - -
Risk Management
UK

Risk Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Risk Management 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 Management.

1 128 (66.67%) Finance
2 67 (34.90%) Banking
3 61 (31.77%) Analytical Skills
4 47 (24.48%) Degree
5 39 (20.31%) Project Management
6 36 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
6 36 (18.75%) Computer Science
7 33 (17.19%) Java
8 28 (14.58%) Investment Management
9 27 (14.06%) Mathematics
9 27 (14.06%) Physics
10 25 (13.02%) SQL
11 24 (12.50%) Oracle
12 23 (11.98%) ITIL
12 23 (11.98%) Information Security
13 22 (11.46%) PRINCE2
13 22 (11.46%) MS Excel
13 22 (11.46%) C++
14 20 (10.42%) UNIX
14 20 (10.42%) Market Risk
14 20 (10.42%) Grid Computing
15 19 (9.90%) .NET
15 19 (9.90%) Microsoft
16 17 (8.85%) Continuous Improvement
16 17 (8.85%) QA
16 17 (8.85%) CISSP
16 17 (8.85%) Financial Institution
17 16 (8.33%) Investment Banking
17 16 (8.33%) CISA
17 16 (8.33%) Analytics

Risk Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Risk Management 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 Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (3.65%) SharePoint
1 7 (3.65%) WebSphere
2 5 (2.60%) Tomcat
2 5 (2.60%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (1.04%) IIS
3 2 (1.04%) FileNet
3 2 (1.04%) Oracle Coherence
3 2 (1.04%) Jetty
4 1 (0.52%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 22 (11.46%) MS Excel
2 14 (7.29%) MS Office
3 8 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (3.13%) MS Visio
5 5 (2.60%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.08%) SAP ERP
1 4 (2.08%) SAP LE
2 2 (1.04%) PolarLake
3 1 (0.52%) Endur
3 1 (0.52%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.60%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (2.60%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.60%) Network Security
2 4 (2.08%) Firewall
3 3 (1.56%) WAN
3 3 (1.56%) Internet
4 2 (1.04%) MPLS
4 2 (1.04%) ICMP
4 2 (1.04%) VPN
4 2 (1.04%) Wireless
4 2 (1.04%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.52%) VLAN
5 1 (0.52%) LAN
5 1 (0.52%) SMTP
5 1 (0.52%) HTTP
5 1 (0.52%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (6.77%) SQL Server
2 11 (5.73%) Relational Database
3 10 (5.21%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (2.60%) Oracle Database
5 5 (2.60%) RDBMS
6 4 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (2.08%) Data Mining
7 3 (1.56%) OLTP
7 3 (1.56%) OLAP
7 3 (1.56%) Oracle OLAP
7 3 (1.56%) QlikView
8 2 (1.04%) IBM InfoSphere
8 2 (1.04%) Oracle9i Database
8 2 (1.04%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (1.04%) DataStage
8 2 (1.04%) InterSystems Cache
8 2 (1.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.52%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (3.13%) Subversion
2 4 (2.08%) Visual Studio
2 4 (2.08%) TeamCity
2 4 (2.08%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.04%) Maven
4 1 (0.52%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 128 (66.67%) Finance
2 67 (34.90%) Banking
3 17 (8.85%) Financial Institution
4 16 (8.33%) Investment Banking
5 13 (6.77%) Retail
6 12 (6.25%) Legal
7 7 (3.65%) Back Office
8 5 (2.60%) French Language
9 3 (1.56%) International Banking
9 3 (1.56%) Front Office
10 2 (1.04%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.52%) Games
11 1 (0.52%) German Language
11 1 (0.52%) Italian Language
11 1 (0.52%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 39 (20.31%) Developer
2 36 (18.75%) Analyst
3 23 (11.98%) Project Manager
4 20 (10.42%) Java Developer
5 12 (6.25%) Information Manager
5 12 (6.25%) Security Manager
6 11 (5.73%) Senior Java Developer
6 11 (5.73%) Senior Developer
7 10 (5.21%) Tester
7 10 (5.21%) Junior
7 10 (5.21%) Information Security Manager
8 9 (4.69%) C# .NET Developer
8 9 (4.69%) Business Analyst
8 9 (4.69%) .NET Developer
8 9 (4.69%) C# Developer
9 8 (4.17%) Service Manager
9 8 (4.17%) Risk Manager
10 7 (3.65%) Delivery Manager
10 7 (3.65%) Services Delivery Manager
11 6 (3.13%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (9.90%) .NET
2 10 (5.21%) Web Services
2 10 (5.21%) XML
3 6 (3.13%) FIX Protocol
4 5 (2.60%) JSP
4 5 (2.60%) HTML
5 4 (2.08%) RESTful
6 3 (1.56%) SOAP
6 3 (1.56%) JMS
6 3 (1.56%) REST
7 2 (1.04%) WebSockets
7 2 (1.04%) Middleware
7 2 (1.04%) ASP.NET
7 2 (1.04%) CSS
7 2 (1.04%) Spring
7 2 (1.04%) SPNEGO
7 2 (1.04%) JSON
8 1 (0.52%) iBATIS
8 1 (0.52%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.52%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 61 (31.77%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (18.75%) Computer Science
3 27 (14.06%) Mathematics
3 27 (14.06%) Physics
4 20 (10.42%) Grid Computing
4 20 (10.42%) Market Risk
5 12 (6.25%) Management Information System
6 8 (4.17%) PMI
7 6 (3.13%) Client/Server
8 5 (2.60%) Fixed Income
8 5 (2.60%) Equities
8 5 (2.60%) Mobile App
9 4 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (2.08%) Reference Data
10 3 (1.56%) AS400
11 2 (1.04%) Derivative
11 2 (1.04%) DataPower
11 2 (1.04%) Statistics
12 1 (0.52%) Mobile Banking
12 1 (0.52%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 20 (10.42%) UNIX
2 12 (6.25%) Windows
3 6 (3.13%) Linux
4 2 (1.04%) Windows NT
4 2 (1.04%) AIX
5 1 (0.52%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (20.31%) Project Management
2 36 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
3 28 (14.58%) Investment Management
4 23 (11.98%) Information Security
4 23 (11.98%) ITIL
5 22 (11.46%) PRINCE2
6 17 (8.85%) Continuous Improvement
7 16 (8.33%) Analytics
7 16 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (7.29%) Service Delivery
8 14 (7.29%) Change Management
9 13 (6.77%) Service Management
10 10 (5.21%) Scrum
10 10 (5.21%) Incident Management
10 10 (5.21%) Project Planning
11 9 (4.69%) User Acceptance Testing
11 9 (4.69%) Supplier Management
11 9 (4.69%) People Management
12 8 (4.17%) Cyber Security
13 7 (3.65%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 33 (17.19%) Java
2 25 (13.02%) SQL
3 22 (11.46%) C++
4 15 (7.81%) C#
5 6 (3.13%) Perl
5 6 (3.13%) VBA
6 5 (2.60%) C
6 5 (2.60%) JavaScript
7 3 (1.56%) VB
8 2 (1.04%) Python
8 2 (1.04%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.04%) Ruby
8 2 (1.04%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.04%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.52%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 47 (24.48%) Degree
2 17 (8.85%) CISSP
3 16 (8.33%) CISA
4 14 (7.29%) CISM
5 13 (6.77%) PMI Certification
6 10 (5.21%) CRISC
7 9 (4.69%) SC Cleared
7 9 (4.69%) Security Cleared
8 6 (3.13%) PMP
9 4 (2.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (1.56%) ISEB
10 3 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 2 (1.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 2 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (1.04%) CEH
11 2 (1.04%) ISTQB
12 1 (0.52%) MBA
12 1 (0.52%) OSCP
12 1 (0.52%) PCI QSA
12 1 (0.52%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (8.85%) QA
2 11 (5.73%) COBIT
3 10 (5.21%) PCI DSS
3 10 (5.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (3.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (2.60%) SLA
6 2 (1.04%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.52%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.52%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (1.56%) RACF
2 2 (1.04%) ISA Server
2 2 (1.04%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (0.52%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (2.08%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 4 (2.08%) Tivoli
1 4 (2.08%) Netcool
1 4 (2.08%) Netcool/OMNIbus
2 2 (1.04%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.52%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 24 (12.50%) Oracle
2 19 (9.90%) Microsoft
3 15 (7.81%) IBM
4 5 (2.60%) Sybase
4 5 (2.60%) PeopleSoft
5 4 (2.08%) SAP
5 4 (2.08%) Perforce
6 3 (1.56%) Remedy
6 3 (1.56%) Unisys
7 2 (1.04%) Bloomberg
8 1 (0.52%) HP
8 1 (0.52%) Business Objects
8 1 (0.52%) VMware
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