The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Risk Management
Rank 78 77 68
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -9
Permanent jobs citing Risk Management 96 88 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.59% 2.70% 2.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.21% 3.36% 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 67 48 83
Average salary £47,000 £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.54% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £42,600
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -7.69%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2995 2622 2413
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 80.73% 80.40% 75.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2007 1718 1637
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Risk Management
UK

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 -8 56 £55,000 - 5
Edinburgh -15 27 £40,000 -31.03% 5
Stirling -7 6 - -
Highlands - 1 - -
Risk Management
UK

Risk Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 136 (75.14%) Finance
2 74 (40.88%) Banking
3 72 (39.78%) Degree
4 71 (39.23%) Java
5 70 (38.67%) Computer Science
6 64 (35.36%) C++
7 62 (34.25%) Grid Computing
7 62 (34.25%) Mathematics
7 62 (34.25%) Physics
7 62 (34.25%) Market Risk
8 55 (30.39%) Investment Management
9 48 (26.52%) Investment Banking
9 48 (26.52%) Financial Institution
10 39 (21.55%) Project Management
11 23 (12.71%) Stakeholder Management
12 20 (11.05%) SQL
13 18 (9.94%) ITIL
14 16 (8.84%) UNIX
14 16 (8.84%) QA
15 13 (7.18%) Change Management
15 13 (7.18%) Oracle
16 12 (6.63%) Windows
16 12 (6.63%) Service Management
16 12 (6.63%) Disaster Recovery
17 11 (6.08%) Retail
17 11 (6.08%) Agile Software Development
17 11 (6.08%) Change Control
17 11 (6.08%) Relational Database
18 10 (5.52%) Continuous Improvement
18 10 (5.52%) Information Security

Risk Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (3.31%) SAS
2 4 (2.21%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.10%) Oracle Coherence
3 2 (1.10%) Jetty
3 2 (1.10%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.55%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.55%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (0.55%) Mule
4 1 (0.55%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (3.87%) MS Visio
2 6 (3.31%) MS Excel
3 5 (2.76%) MS Project
3 5 (2.76%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (2.21%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.55%) SAP HR
1 1 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.31%) Network Security
1 6 (3.31%) VoIP
1 6 (3.31%) Firewall
2 2 (1.10%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (1.10%) Internet
2 2 (1.10%) VPN
2 2 (1.10%) Wireless
3 1 (0.55%) SMTP
3 1 (0.55%) HTTP
3 1 (0.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (6.08%) Relational Database
2 8 (4.42%) RDBMS
2 8 (4.42%) SQL Server
3 7 (3.87%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (2.21%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (2.21%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.10%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.10%) DataStage
5 2 (1.10%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (1.10%) Oracle9i Database
5 2 (1.10%) IBM InfoSphere
6 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (2.76%) Subversion
2 3 (1.66%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.66%) Maven
2 3 (1.66%) TeamCity
2 3 (1.66%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.55%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.55%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.55%) Concordion
3 1 (0.55%) JUnit
3 1 (0.55%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (0.55%) Selenium
General
1 136 (75.14%) Finance
2 74 (40.88%) Banking
3 48 (26.52%) Investment Banking
3 48 (26.52%) Financial Institution
4 11 (6.08%) Retail
5 9 (4.97%) Back Office
6 8 (4.42%) Legal
7 6 (3.31%) Front Office
8 5 (2.76%) Retail Banking
9 3 (1.66%) Marketing
9 3 (1.66%) French Language
10 1 (0.55%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 67 (37.02%) Developer
2 60 (33.15%) Java Developer
3 38 (20.99%) Analyst
4 23 (12.71%) Senior Developer
4 23 (12.71%) Senior Java Developer
5 18 (9.94%) Project Manager
6 14 (7.73%) Junior Java Developer
6 14 (7.73%) Junior Developer
6 14 (7.73%) Business Analyst
6 14 (7.73%) Junior
7 10 (5.52%) PMO Analyst
8 9 (4.97%) Risk Manager
8 9 (4.97%) IT Project Manager
8 9 (4.97%) Infrastructure Manager
8 9 (4.97%) Operational Risk Manager
9 7 (3.87%) Business Manager
10 6 (3.31%) SAS Programmer
10 6 (3.31%) Security Analyst
10 6 (3.31%) Consultant
10 6 (3.31%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.97%) .NET
2 8 (4.42%) XML
3 4 (2.21%) RESTful
4 3 (1.66%) Web Services
4 3 (1.66%) Spring
5 2 (1.10%) JMS
5 2 (1.10%) WebSockets
6 1 (0.55%) REST
6 1 (0.55%) Hibernate
6 1 (0.55%) ODBC
6 1 (0.55%) HTML
6 1 (0.55%) JSP
6 1 (0.55%) SOAP
6 1 (0.55%) Drools
6 1 (0.55%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 70 (38.67%) Computer Science
2 62 (34.25%) Grid Computing
2 62 (34.25%) Mathematics
2 62 (34.25%) Physics
2 62 (34.25%) Market Risk
3 8 (4.42%) Equities
4 6 (3.31%) Client/Server
5 5 (2.76%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.76%) Derivative
6 3 (1.66%) iPad
6 3 (1.66%) Social Media
6 3 (1.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (1.66%) Cryptography
7 2 (1.10%) Statistics
7 2 (1.10%) Reference Data
7 2 (1.10%) PMI
7 2 (1.10%) Fixed Income
7 2 (1.10%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.55%) Equity Derivative
8 1 (0.55%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 16 (8.84%) UNIX
2 12 (6.63%) Windows
3 7 (3.87%) Linux
4 3 (1.66%) Windows 8
5 2 (1.10%) AIX
5 2 (1.10%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.55%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (30.39%) Investment Management
2 39 (21.55%) Project Management
3 23 (12.71%) Stakeholder Management
4 18 (9.94%) ITIL
5 13 (7.18%) Change Management
6 12 (6.63%) Service Management
6 12 (6.63%) Disaster Recovery
7 11 (6.08%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (6.08%) Change Control
8 10 (5.52%) Continuous Improvement
8 10 (5.52%) Information Security
9 9 (4.97%) Analytics
10 8 (4.42%) Service Delivery
11 6 (3.31%) Asset Management
11 6 (3.31%) Business Continuity
12 5 (2.76%) Test Strategy
12 5 (2.76%) Scrum
12 5 (2.76%) PRINCE2
12 5 (2.76%) Supplier Management
13 4 (2.21%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 71 (39.23%) Java
2 64 (35.36%) C++
3 20 (11.05%) SQL
4 6 (3.31%) C#
5 2 (1.10%) Ruby
5 2 (1.10%) Shell Script
5 2 (1.10%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.10%) Perl
5 2 (1.10%) Python
6 1 (0.55%) VBA
Qualifications
1 72 (39.78%) Degree
2 6 (3.31%) CISSP
2 6 (3.31%) CISM
3 5 (2.76%) PMI Certification
4 4 (2.21%) PMP
4 4 (2.21%) ISEB
4 4 (2.21%) CRISC
5 3 (1.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (1.66%) SSCP
5 3 (1.66%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.10%) CEH
7 1 (0.55%) ISACA
7 1 (0.55%) CISA
7 1 (0.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.55%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.55%) CGEIT
7 1 (0.55%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.55%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.55%) CAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (8.84%) QA
2 4 (2.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (2.21%) SLA
3 3 (1.66%) COBIT
4 1 (0.55%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (1.10%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (1.10%) XenApp
2 1 (0.55%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (0.55%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 13 (7.18%) Oracle
2 9 (4.97%) Microsoft
3 6 (3.31%) Intel
4 4 (2.21%) IBM
4 4 (2.21%) VMware
5 3 (1.66%) Perforce
5 3 (1.66%) Sybase
5 3 (1.66%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.10%) Citrix
6 2 (1.10%) Murex
6 2 (1.10%) Calypso
6 2 (1.10%) Bloomberg
7 1 (0.55%) JBoss
7 1 (0.55%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.55%) SAP
7 1 (0.55%) Cisco
7 1 (0.55%) TIBCO
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