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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Risk Management
Rank 78 95 119
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +24
Permanent jobs citing Risk Management 84 69 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.83% 2.22% 1.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.17% 2.55% 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 23 38 38
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +12.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,500 £36,150
10% offered a salary of more than £76,272 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-3.80% +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
2654 2701 2821
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 89.48% 86.93% 84.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1702 1714 1846
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 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 -17 42 £45,000 -25.00% 3
Edinburgh +7 34 £56,250 +12.50% 5
Stirling - 2 - -
South Ayrshire - 2 £76,590 -
Renfrewshire +2 1 £46,000 -
Highlands - 1 £29,668 -
Argyll and Bute - 1 - -
Aberdeen - 1 - -
Risk Management
UK

Risk Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 80 (54.79%) Finance
2 61 (41.78%) Banking
3 44 (30.14%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (30.14%) Information Security
4 43 (29.45%) Project Management
5 39 (26.71%) Stakeholder Management
6 36 (24.66%) Python
7 34 (23.29%) OO
7 34 (23.29%) Management Information System
7 34 (23.29%) Market Risk
8 33 (22.60%) Java
9 32 (21.92%) C#
9 32 (21.92%) C++
10 30 (20.55%) Degree
11 29 (19.86%) SQL
12 27 (18.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 27 (18.49%) Fixed Income
12 27 (18.49%) Analytical Skills
13 23 (15.75%) NoSQL
13 23 (15.75%) Legal
14 22 (15.07%) CISSP
14 22 (15.07%) Analytics
15 20 (13.70%) ITIL
15 20 (13.70%) PRINCE2
16 19 (13.01%) Investment Banking
17 18 (12.33%) Security Management
18 17 (11.64%) CISM
19 16 (10.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
19 16 (10.96%) Low Latency
20 15 (10.27%) Continuous Improvement

Risk Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 11 (7.53%) MQSeries
2 3 (2.05%) SAS
3 2 (1.37%) Apache
3 2 (1.37%) Apache Spark
3 2 (1.37%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.68%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (0.68%) MS Project Server
4 1 (0.68%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (0.68%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (0.68%) WebSphere Portal
4 1 (0.68%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 8 (5.48%) MS Excel
1 8 (5.48%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (2.05%) MS Project
3 1 (0.68%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.48%) Firewall
2 4 (2.74%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (2.05%) Network Security
3 3 (2.05%) SAN
4 2 (1.37%) DHCP
4 2 (1.37%) DNS
4 2 (1.37%) Internet
4 2 (1.37%) MPLS
4 2 (1.37%) VPN
4 2 (1.37%) Wireless
5 1 (0.68%) FTP
5 1 (0.68%) SSL
5 1 (0.68%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.68%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (15.75%) NoSQL
2 11 (7.53%) Apache Cassandra
2 11 (7.53%) BigTable
2 11 (7.53%) PostgreSQL
2 11 (7.53%) Relational Database
3 5 (3.42%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (2.74%) Hadoop
5 3 (2.05%) SQL Server
6 2 (1.37%) Apache Hive
6 2 (1.37%) Big Data
7 1 (0.68%) DB2
7 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 80 (54.79%) Finance
2 61 (41.78%) Banking
3 23 (15.75%) Legal
4 19 (13.01%) Investment Banking
5 14 (9.59%) Retail
6 12 (8.22%) Back Office
7 11 (7.53%) Corporate Banking
8 6 (4.11%) Front Office
9 5 (3.42%) Spanish Language
10 4 (2.74%) Law
11 3 (2.05%) Marketing
11 3 (2.05%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.68%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.68%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.68%) Military
12 1 (0.68%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 38 (26.03%) Analyst
1 38 (26.03%) Developer
2 28 (19.18%) Python Developer
3 21 (14.38%) Project Manager
4 13 (8.90%) Applications Developer
4 13 (8.90%) C++ Developer
5 12 (8.22%) Security Manager
6 11 (7.53%) Infrastructure Manager
7 10 (6.85%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 10 (6.85%) Senior Developer
8 9 (6.16%) C++ Applications Developer
8 9 (6.16%) IT Manager
8 9 (6.16%) Senior Analyst
9 8 (5.48%) C# Developer
9 8 (5.48%) Information Security Manager
9 8 (5.48%) Security Analyst
10 7 (4.79%) Business Analyst
10 7 (4.79%) Information Manager
11 6 (4.11%) Information Security Analyst
11 6 (4.11%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (7.53%) FIX Protocol
1 11 (7.53%) Middleware
1 11 (7.53%) XML
1 11 (7.53%) XML Schema
2 4 (2.74%) ZeroMQ
3 2 (1.37%) OpenMP
4 1 (0.68%) HTML
4 1 (0.68%) HTML5
4 1 (0.68%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 34 (23.29%) Management Information System
1 34 (23.29%) Market Risk
2 27 (18.49%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (18.49%) Fixed Income
2 27 (18.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 14 (9.59%) Data Centre
4 13 (8.90%) Derivative
5 7 (4.79%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 6 (4.11%) Computer Science
7 5 (3.42%) Credit Risk
7 5 (3.42%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 4 (2.74%) Statistics
9 3 (2.05%) Data Integration
10 2 (1.37%) Commodity Exotics
10 2 (1.37%) Cryptography
10 2 (1.37%) Data Structures
10 2 (1.37%) Equity Derivative
10 2 (1.37%) Mathematics
10 2 (1.37%) PKI
10 2 (1.37%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 13 (8.90%) Unix
2 6 (4.11%) Windows
3 2 (1.37%) AIX
3 2 (1.37%) Linux
3 2 (1.37%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.37%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (1.37%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (1.37%) zOS
4 1 (0.68%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (30.14%) Agile Software Development
1 44 (30.14%) Information Security
2 43 (29.45%) Project Management
3 39 (26.71%) Stakeholder Management
4 34 (23.29%) OO
5 22 (15.07%) Analytics
6 20 (13.70%) ITIL
6 20 (13.70%) PRINCE2
7 18 (12.33%) Security Management
8 16 (10.96%) Low Latency
9 15 (10.27%) Continuous Improvement
10 14 (9.59%) System Testing
11 13 (8.90%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (8.90%) Risk Analysis
11 13 (8.90%) Service Management
11 13 (8.90%) TDD
11 13 (8.90%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 12 (8.22%) Data Modelling
12 12 (8.22%) Penetration Testing
13 11 (7.53%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 36 (24.66%) Python
2 33 (22.60%) Java
3 32 (21.92%) C#
3 32 (21.92%) C++
4 29 (19.86%) SQL
5 11 (7.53%) Ruby
5 11 (7.53%) XPath
6 8 (5.48%) Smalltalk
7 7 (4.79%) Perl
8 1 (0.68%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.68%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.68%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 30 (20.55%) Degree
2 22 (15.07%) CISSP
3 17 (11.64%) CISM
4 15 (10.27%) CISA
5 11 (7.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 10 (6.85%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (2.74%) SSCP
8 3 (2.05%) Security Cleared
9 2 (1.37%) CEH
10 1 (0.68%) ACCA
10 1 (0.68%) CESG Certified Professional
10 1 (0.68%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.68%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.68%) PMP
10 1 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.68%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (10.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (4.79%) Data Quality
2 7 (4.79%) QA
3 6 (4.11%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.37%) Basel II
4 2 (1.37%) COBIT
4 2 (1.37%) IEC 61508
4 2 (1.37%) ISO13485
4 2 (1.37%) ISO27002
5 1 (0.68%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (0.68%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.68%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.68%) Terminal Services
1 1 (0.68%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.68%) vSphere
1 1 (0.68%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (1.37%) Nessus
2 1 (0.68%) SCCM
2 1 (0.68%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (8.90%) Oracle
2 7 (4.79%) IBM
3 4 (2.74%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.37%) Cognos
4 2 (1.37%) Informatica
4 2 (1.37%) VMware
5 1 (0.68%) Citrix
5 1 (0.68%) HP
5 1 (0.68%) Progress
5 1 (0.68%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.68%) SAP
5 1 (0.68%) Sybase
5 1 (0.68%) Veritas
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