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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Risk Management
Rank 72 78 74
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -4
Permanent jobs citing Risk Management 105 81 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.89% 2.62% 2.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.53% 3.21% 3.66%
Number of salaries quoted 57 46 62
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £41,150
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £66,250 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
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
2975 2526 2487
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 82.02% 81.83% 76.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1916 1639 1644
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 16 September 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 16 September 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
(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 -15 47 £55,000 - 2
Edinburgh -2 34 £42,500 -16.66% 8
Stirling - 19 £60,500 -
Aberdeen +9 1 £36,000 -10.00%
Highlands - 1 - -
Risk Management
UK

Risk Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 16 September 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.

1 163 (75.81%) Finance
2 103 (47.91%) Analytical Skills
3 83 (38.60%) Banking
4 82 (38.14%) Degree
5 78 (36.28%) Java
6 74 (34.42%) Computer Science
7 65 (30.23%) C++
8 63 (29.30%) Mathematics
8 63 (29.30%) Physics
9 62 (28.84%) Market Risk
9 62 (28.84%) Grid Computing
10 59 (27.44%) Investment Management
11 49 (22.79%) Investment Banking
11 49 (22.79%) Financial Institution
12 47 (21.86%) Project Management
13 35 (16.28%) Stakeholder Management
14 28 (13.02%) SQL
15 26 (12.09%) UNIX
16 21 (9.77%) Oracle
17 19 (8.84%) ITIL
17 19 (8.84%) Agile Software Development
17 19 (8.84%) QA
18 18 (8.37%) Analytics
19 17 (7.91%) Microsoft
20 16 (7.44%) Information Security
21 15 (6.98%) Windows
22 14 (6.51%) Relational Database
23 13 (6.05%) .NET
24 12 (5.58%) PRINCE2
24 12 (5.58%) PMI Certification

Risk Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 6 (2.79%) SAS
2 5 (2.33%) WebSphere
2 5 (2.33%) Tomcat
2 5 (2.33%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (1.86%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.93%) MS Exchange
4 2 (0.93%) FileNet
4 2 (0.93%) Oracle Coherence
4 2 (0.93%) Jetty
5 1 (0.47%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 10 (4.65%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.72%) MS Visio
3 7 (3.26%) MS Project
3 7 (3.26%) MS Office
4 6 (2.79%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.93%) PolarLake
2 1 (0.47%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.47%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.33%) Office 365
1 5 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.26%) Network Security
2 6 (2.79%) Firewall
3 3 (1.40%) WAN
4 2 (0.93%) MPLS
4 2 (0.93%) Internet
4 2 (0.93%) Wireless
4 2 (0.93%) VPN
4 2 (0.93%) VoIP
4 2 (0.93%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.47%) VLAN
5 1 (0.47%) SMTP
5 1 (0.47%) HTTP
5 1 (0.47%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.47%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (6.51%) Relational Database
2 9 (4.19%) SQL Server
3 8 (3.72%) RDBMS
3 8 (3.72%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (2.33%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.40%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.93%) DataStage
6 2 (0.93%) OLAP
6 2 (0.93%) Oracle9i Database
6 2 (0.93%) OLTP
6 2 (0.93%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (0.93%) InterSystems Cache
6 2 (0.93%) Oracle OLAP
6 2 (0.93%) IBM InfoSphere
7 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (3.26%) Subversion
2 5 (2.33%) TeamCity
2 5 (2.33%) Git (software)
2 5 (2.33%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.93%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (0.93%) Maven
4 1 (0.47%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.47%) Concordion
4 1 (0.47%) Selenium
General
1 163 (75.81%) Finance
2 83 (38.60%) Banking
3 49 (22.79%) Investment Banking
3 49 (22.79%) Financial Institution
4 12 (5.58%) Legal
5 9 (4.19%) Retail
5 9 (4.19%) Back Office
6 6 (2.79%) Front Office
7 5 (2.33%) French Language
8 3 (1.40%) Marketing
8 3 (1.40%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.93%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.47%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 72 (33.49%) Developer
2 61 (28.37%) Java Developer
3 43 (20.00%) Analyst
4 23 (10.70%) Senior Developer
4 23 (10.70%) Senior Java Developer
5 19 (8.84%) Project Manager
6 15 (6.98%) Business Analyst
7 14 (6.51%) Junior
7 14 (6.51%) Junior Developer
7 14 (6.51%) Junior Java Developer
8 13 (6.05%) Risk Manager
9 10 (4.65%) PMO Analyst
10 9 (4.19%) Consultant
11 8 (3.72%) Operational Risk Manager
12 7 (3.26%) Security Manager
12 7 (3.26%) Security Analyst
12 7 (3.26%) Business Manager
13 6 (2.79%) Programmer
13 6 (2.79%) Information Manager
13 6 (2.79%) SAS Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (6.05%) .NET
2 11 (5.12%) XML
3 8 (3.72%) Web Services
4 6 (2.79%) RESTful
5 5 (2.33%) HTML
5 5 (2.33%) JSP
6 3 (1.40%) REST
6 3 (1.40%) SOAP
7 2 (0.93%) Middleware
7 2 (0.93%) CSS
7 2 (0.93%) JMS
7 2 (0.93%) Spring
7 2 (0.93%) JSON
7 2 (0.93%) SPNEGO
7 2 (0.93%) WebSockets
8 1 (0.47%) FIX Protocol
8 1 (0.47%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 103 (47.91%) Analytical Skills
2 74 (34.42%) Computer Science
3 63 (29.30%) Mathematics
3 63 (29.30%) Physics
4 62 (28.84%) Market Risk
4 62 (28.84%) Grid Computing
5 12 (5.58%) Management Information System
6 8 (3.72%) Client/Server
6 8 (3.72%) Equities
7 7 (3.26%) PMI
8 6 (2.79%) Derivative
9 5 (2.33%) Fixed Income
10 4 (1.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 4 (1.86%) Reference Data
10 4 (1.86%) Mobile App
11 3 (1.40%) Social Media
11 3 (1.40%) iPad
11 3 (1.40%) AS400
12 2 (0.93%) Cryptography
12 2 (0.93%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 26 (12.09%) UNIX
2 15 (6.98%) Windows
3 8 (3.72%) Linux
4 3 (1.40%) Windows 8
5 2 (0.93%) Mac OS X
5 2 (0.93%) AIX
6 1 (0.47%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (27.44%) Investment Management
2 47 (21.86%) Project Management
3 35 (16.28%) Stakeholder Management
4 19 (8.84%) ITIL
4 19 (8.84%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (8.37%) Analytics
6 16 (7.44%) Information Security
7 12 (5.58%) PRINCE2
7 12 (5.58%) Change Management
7 12 (5.58%) Continuous Improvement
8 11 (5.12%) Change Control
8 11 (5.12%) People Management
8 11 (5.12%) Asset Management
9 9 (4.19%) Service Delivery
10 8 (3.72%) Scrum
10 8 (3.72%) Business Development
10 8 (3.72%) Mentoring
11 7 (3.26%) Software Engineering
11 7 (3.26%) SOA
11 7 (3.26%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 78 (36.28%) Java
2 65 (30.23%) C++
3 28 (13.02%) SQL
4 10 (4.65%) C#
5 6 (2.79%) JavaScript
6 5 (2.33%) C
7 4 (1.86%) Perl
8 3 (1.40%) Ruby
8 3 (1.40%) Python
9 2 (0.93%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.93%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.47%) VBA
Qualifications
1 82 (38.14%) Degree
2 12 (5.58%) PMI Certification
3 10 (4.65%) CISM
4 7 (3.26%) CISSP
5 6 (2.79%) PMP
5 6 (2.79%) CRISC
6 5 (2.33%) SC Cleared
6 5 (2.33%) Security Cleared
6 5 (2.33%) ISEB
7 4 (1.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (1.86%) ISTQB
7 4 (1.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (1.40%) CEH
9 2 (0.93%) SSCP
9 2 (0.93%) CISA
10 1 (0.47%) ISACA
10 1 (0.47%) CGEIT
10 1 (0.47%) APMP
10 1 (0.47%) CAPM
10 1 (0.47%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (8.84%) QA
2 10 (4.65%) COBIT
3 6 (2.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (1.86%) SLA
6 1 (0.47%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (1.40%) RACF
2 2 (0.93%) XenApp
2 2 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.47%) Oracle Identity Management
1 1 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (9.77%) Oracle
2 17 (7.91%) Microsoft
3 9 (4.19%) IBM
4 5 (2.33%) Perforce
4 5 (2.33%) Sybase
5 4 (1.86%) VMware
6 3 (1.40%) Unisys
6 3 (1.40%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.93%) Bloomberg
7 2 (0.93%) Citrix
7 2 (0.93%) Intel
7 2 (0.93%) Murex
7 2 (0.93%) Calypso
8 1 (0.47%) HP
8 1 (0.47%) Cisco
8 1 (0.47%) Business Objects
8 1 (0.47%) SAP
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