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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Risk Management
Rank 76 82 79
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -3
Permanent jobs citing Risk Management 91 96 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.88% 2.59% 2.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.26% 3.08% 3.28%
Number of salaries quoted 49 67 48
Average salary £45,000 £47,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.25% -14.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
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
2794 3112 2683
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 88.50% 83.88% 82.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1779 2074 1754
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,699
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +4.42%

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 30 July 2015.

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 30 July 2015. 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
Glasgow +14 55 £42,000 -23.63% 2
Edinburgh +5 30 £46,250 +15.62% 6
Stirling -6 3 £25,500 -
Fife - 3 £31,500 -
Dundee - 2 £38,500 -
Inverclyde - 1 £62,000 -
Risk Management
UK

Risk Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 98 (53.55%) Finance
2 65 (35.52%) Information Security
3 49 (26.78%) Banking
3 49 (26.78%) Analytical Skills
4 41 (22.40%) Stakeholder Management
5 40 (21.86%) Project Management
6 38 (20.77%) CISSP
7 29 (15.85%) Legal
7 29 (15.85%) Degree
8 26 (14.21%) ITIL
9 25 (13.66%) CISA
9 25 (13.66%) Cyber Security
10 22 (12.02%) CISM
10 22 (12.02%) Risk Assessment
11 19 (10.38%) Retail
12 18 (9.84%) Java
13 17 (9.29%) SQL
14 15 (8.20%) UNIX
14 15 (8.20%) Cryptography
14 15 (8.20%) Mentoring
14 15 (8.20%) Incident Management
15 14 (7.65%) Security Cleared
15 14 (7.65%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 14 (7.65%) Agile Software Development
15 14 (7.65%) Management Information System
16 13 (7.10%) Data Security
16 13 (7.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
16 13 (7.10%) Investment Banking
16 13 (7.10%) Law
16 13 (7.10%) Linux

Risk Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 10 (5.46%) SAS
2 4 (2.19%) Tomcat
3 3 (1.64%) AquaLogic
3 3 (1.64%) Oracle Coherence
4 2 (1.09%) Mule
4 2 (1.09%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.55%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.55%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 9 (4.92%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.19%) SPSS
3 3 (1.64%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.64%) PRMS
1 3 (1.64%) Oracle BPM
1 3 (1.64%) AquaLogic BPM
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.56%) Network Security
2 5 (2.73%) Firewall
3 4 (2.19%) Intranet
4 3 (1.64%) Wireless
5 2 (1.09%) VoIP
5 2 (1.09%) Ethernet
5 2 (1.09%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.83%) Relational Database
2 6 (3.28%) Data Mining
3 4 (2.19%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (1.64%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (1.09%) Spotfire
5 2 (1.09%) MS Access
5 2 (1.09%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.55%) OLTP
6 1 (0.55%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.55%) OLAP
6 1 (0.55%) Oracle OLAP
6 1 (0.55%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 4 (2.19%) JUnit
1 4 (2.19%) Maven
2 3 (1.64%) FitNesse
2 3 (1.64%) XMLUnit
2 3 (1.64%) Ant
2 3 (1.64%) Subversion
3 1 (0.55%) TestDirector
3 1 (0.55%) Jenkins
General
1 98 (53.55%) Finance
2 49 (26.78%) Banking
3 29 (15.85%) Legal
4 19 (10.38%) Retail
5 13 (7.10%) Law
5 13 (7.10%) Investment Banking
6 7 (3.83%) Pharmaceutical
7 6 (3.28%) Back Office
8 4 (2.19%) Telecoms
9 2 (1.09%) Financial Institution
9 2 (1.09%) Front Office
9 2 (1.09%) Retail Banking
9 2 (1.09%) Private Banking
10 1 (0.55%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.55%) Billing
Job Titles
1 45 (24.59%) Analyst
2 23 (12.57%) Project Manager
3 21 (11.48%) Security Analyst
4 20 (10.93%) Risk Manager
5 18 (9.84%) Information Security Analyst
5 18 (9.84%) Information Analyst
6 14 (7.65%) Developer
7 13 (7.10%) Senior Analyst
7 13 (7.10%) Project Analyst
8 11 (6.01%) Incident Analyst
9 9 (4.92%) Consultant
10 8 (4.37%) Security Officer
11 7 (3.83%) Senior Consultant
11 7 (3.83%) Senior Manager
11 7 (3.83%) Quantitative Developer
12 6 (3.28%) Security Consultant
12 6 (3.28%) Business Analyst
12 6 (3.28%) Information Security Officer
12 6 (3.28%) Head of Technology
12 6 (3.28%) Project Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.28%) .NET
1 6 (3.28%) XML
2 5 (2.73%) HTML
3 4 (2.19%) Spring
3 4 (2.19%) Apache Flex
4 3 (1.64%) Ajax
4 3 (1.64%) J2EE
5 2 (1.09%) Web Services
5 2 (1.09%) FIX Protocol
5 2 (1.09%) RESTful
5 2 (1.09%) HTML5
5 2 (1.09%) REST
6 1 (0.55%) WPF
6 1 (0.55%) Drools
6 1 (0.55%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 49 (26.78%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (8.20%) Cryptography
3 14 (7.65%) Management Information System
4 8 (4.37%) Mathematics
5 7 (3.83%) Computer Science
5 7 (3.83%) Statistics
6 4 (2.19%) SCADA
6 4 (2.19%) Physics
6 4 (2.19%) PMI
6 4 (2.19%) Neural Network
6 4 (2.19%) Algorithms
6 4 (2.19%) Mobile Payment
6 4 (2.19%) Data Centre
7 3 (1.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (1.64%) Equities
7 3 (1.64%) CESG
7 3 (1.64%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (1.09%) N-Tier
8 2 (1.09%) Credit Risk
8 2 (1.09%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 15 (8.20%) UNIX
2 13 (7.10%) Linux
3 7 (3.83%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (35.52%) Information Security
2 41 (22.40%) Stakeholder Management
3 40 (21.86%) Project Management
4 26 (14.21%) ITIL
5 25 (13.66%) Cyber Security
6 22 (12.02%) Risk Assessment
7 15 (8.20%) Incident Management
7 15 (8.20%) Mentoring
8 14 (7.65%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 14 (7.65%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (7.10%) Data Security
9 13 (7.10%) Project Planning
10 12 (6.56%) Test Scripting
10 12 (6.56%) OO
11 11 (6.01%) Disaster Recovery
11 11 (6.01%) Business Analysis
12 10 (5.46%) Supplier Management
12 10 (5.46%) Business Continuity
12 10 (5.46%) Continuous Improvement
12 10 (5.46%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 18 (9.84%) Java
2 17 (9.29%) SQL
3 7 (3.83%) VBA
4 5 (2.73%) Python
4 5 (2.73%) JavaScript
4 5 (2.73%) R
5 4 (2.19%) MATLAB
5 4 (2.19%) Perl
6 3 (1.64%) PL/SQL
6 3 (1.64%) Shell Script
6 3 (1.64%) C#
6 3 (1.64%) C++
7 1 (0.55%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 38 (20.77%) CISSP
2 29 (15.85%) Degree
3 25 (13.66%) CISA
4 22 (12.02%) CISM
5 14 (7.65%) Security Cleared
6 10 (5.46%) SC Cleared
7 6 (3.28%) ACCA
8 4 (2.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 4 (2.19%) PMI Certification
8 4 (2.19%) PhD
9 3 (1.64%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (1.64%) CRISC
10 2 (1.09%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (1.09%) CCNA
10 2 (1.09%) CCDA
10 2 (1.09%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 13 (7.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (4.92%) PCI DSS
3 8 (4.37%) COBIT
3 8 (4.37%) QA
4 1 (0.55%) MiFID
4 1 (0.55%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.55%) EMIR
4 1 (0.55%) Dodd-Frank
Systems Management
1 1 (0.55%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (0.55%) SCOM
1 1 (0.55%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.55%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 10 (5.46%) Oracle
2 4 (2.19%) Microsoft
3 3 (1.64%) Tableau
4 2 (1.09%) Cisco
4 2 (1.09%) McAfee
4 2 (1.09%) Blue Coat
4 2 (1.09%) SonicWALL
4 2 (1.09%) F5
4 2 (1.09%) Nortel
4 2 (1.09%) Juniper
4 2 (1.09%) Nokia
4 2 (1.09%) CheckPoint
5 1 (0.55%) TIBCO
5 1 (0.55%) Remedy
5 1 (0.55%) Murex
5 1 (0.55%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (0.55%) Twitter
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