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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Risk Management
Rank 79 82 82
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Permanent jobs citing Risk Management 91 106 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.89% 2.81% 2.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.29% 3.34% 2.90%
Number of salaries quoted 49 79 39
Average salary £38,500 £47,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.94% -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,585 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,400 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £49,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.01% -1.00%
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
2764 3177 2622
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 87.77% 84.29% 80.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1742 2126 1699
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 2 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 2 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 +3 55 £38,000 -30.90% 4
Edinburgh +6 30 £47,500 +18.75% 7
Stirling -3 5 £37,750 -1.94%
Fife - 3 £31,500 -
Inverclyde - 1 £62,000 -
Risk Management
UK

Risk Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 2 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 (56.65%) Finance
2 65 (37.57%) Information Security
3 51 (29.48%) Analytical Skills
4 50 (28.90%) Banking
5 41 (23.70%) Stakeholder Management
6 39 (22.54%) Project Management
7 36 (20.81%) CISSP
8 34 (19.65%) Degree
9 28 (16.18%) ITIL
10 27 (15.61%) Legal
11 26 (15.03%) CISA
12 25 (14.45%) Risk Assessment
12 25 (14.45%) Cyber Security
13 20 (11.56%) CISM
13 20 (11.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 19 (10.98%) Java
15 15 (8.67%) Retail
15 15 (8.67%) Cryptography
15 15 (8.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 15 (8.67%) Incident Management
15 15 (8.67%) Mentoring
16 14 (8.09%) Mathematics
17 13 (7.51%) Data Security
17 13 (7.51%) Law
17 13 (7.51%) Computer Science
17 13 (7.51%) Agile Software Development
17 13 (7.51%) Investment Banking
18 12 (6.94%) Network Security
18 12 (6.94%) Test Scripting
18 12 (6.94%) Security Cleared

Risk Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 6 (3.47%) SAS
2 4 (2.31%) Tomcat
3 3 (1.73%) AquaLogic
4 2 (1.16%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.16%) Mule
5 1 (0.58%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.58%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.58%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 10 (5.78%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.31%) SPSS
3 3 (1.73%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.16%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.73%) PRMS
1 3 (1.73%) Oracle BPM
1 3 (1.73%) AquaLogic BPM
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.94%) Network Security
2 4 (2.31%) Intranet
3 3 (1.73%) Firewall
4 1 (0.58%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.05%) Data Mining
2 4 (2.31%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (1.73%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.16%) QlikView
4 2 (1.16%) MS Access
4 2 (1.16%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.58%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (0.58%) OLTP
5 1 (0.58%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.58%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 4 (2.31%) JUnit
1 4 (2.31%) Maven
2 3 (1.73%) FitNesse
2 3 (1.73%) XMLUnit
2 3 (1.73%) Ant
2 3 (1.73%) Subversion
3 1 (0.58%) TestDirector
3 1 (0.58%) Jenkins
General
1 98 (56.65%) Finance
2 50 (28.90%) Banking
3 27 (15.61%) Legal
4 15 (8.67%) Retail
5 13 (7.51%) Law
5 13 (7.51%) Investment Banking
6 7 (4.05%) Pharmaceutical
7 6 (3.47%) Financial Institution
7 6 (3.47%) Back Office
8 4 (2.31%) Telecoms
9 2 (1.16%) Private Banking
10 1 (0.58%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.58%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.58%) Front Office
10 1 (0.58%) Billing
Job Titles
1 41 (23.70%) Analyst
2 26 (15.03%) Risk Manager
3 20 (11.56%) Project Manager
4 18 (10.40%) Security Analyst
5 15 (8.67%) Information Analyst
5 15 (8.67%) Information Security Analyst
6 14 (8.09%) Developer
7 12 (6.94%) Project Analyst
8 11 (6.36%) Incident Analyst
9 10 (5.78%) Senior Analyst
10 9 (5.20%) Security Officer
11 7 (4.05%) Information Security Officer
11 7 (4.05%) Security Manager
11 7 (4.05%) Consultant
11 7 (4.05%) Senior Manager
12 6 (3.47%) Security Consultant
12 6 (3.47%) Senior Consultant
12 6 (3.47%) Junior
12 6 (3.47%) Risk Analyst
12 6 (3.47%) Senior Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.62%) .NET
2 6 (3.47%) XML
3 4 (2.31%) Spring
3 4 (2.31%) Apache Flex
3 4 (2.31%) HTML
4 3 (1.73%) Ajax
4 3 (1.73%) J2EE
5 2 (1.16%) Web Services
5 2 (1.16%) FIX Protocol
5 2 (1.16%) REST
5 2 (1.16%) RESTful
6 1 (0.58%) HTML5
6 1 (0.58%) WPF
6 1 (0.58%) Drools
6 1 (0.58%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 51 (29.48%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (8.67%) Cryptography
3 14 (8.09%) Mathematics
4 13 (7.51%) Computer Science
5 10 (5.78%) Physics
5 10 (5.78%) Management Information System
6 7 (4.05%) Statistics
7 5 (2.89%) Market Risk
8 4 (2.31%) Algorithms
8 4 (2.31%) Mobile Payment
8 4 (2.31%) Data Centre
8 4 (2.31%) SCADA
8 4 (2.31%) Grid Computing
8 4 (2.31%) Neural Network
9 3 (1.73%) Equities
9 3 (1.73%) CESG
9 3 (1.73%) Data Protection Act
9 3 (1.73%) PMI
9 3 (1.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (1.73%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.05%) UNIX
2 5 (2.89%) Linux
3 1 (0.58%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (37.57%) Information Security
2 41 (23.70%) Stakeholder Management
3 39 (22.54%) Project Management
4 28 (16.18%) ITIL
5 25 (14.45%) Risk Assessment
5 25 (14.45%) Cyber Security
6 15 (8.67%) Mentoring
6 15 (8.67%) Incident Management
7 13 (7.51%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (7.51%) Data Security
8 12 (6.94%) Validation
8 12 (6.94%) Test Scripting
9 11 (6.36%) Investment Management
9 11 (6.36%) Disaster Recovery
9 11 (6.36%) Business Continuity
9 11 (6.36%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 10 (5.78%) Coaching
10 10 (5.78%) Business Analysis
11 9 (5.20%) Project Planning
11 9 (5.20%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 19 (10.98%) Java
2 9 (5.20%) SQL
3 8 (4.62%) VBA
4 5 (2.89%) Python
4 5 (2.89%) JavaScript
4 5 (2.89%) C#
4 5 (2.89%) C++
4 5 (2.89%) R
5 4 (2.31%) MATLAB
5 4 (2.31%) Perl
6 3 (1.73%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.16%) C
8 1 (0.58%) Tcl
8 1 (0.58%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 36 (20.81%) CISSP
2 34 (19.65%) Degree
3 26 (15.03%) CISA
4 20 (11.56%) CISM
5 12 (6.94%) Security Cleared
6 8 (4.62%) SC Cleared
7 4 (2.31%) CRISC
7 4 (2.31%) PhD
8 3 (1.73%) ISEB
8 3 (1.73%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (1.73%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (1.73%) PMI Certification
8 3 (1.73%) ACCA
9 2 (1.16%) APMP
10 1 (0.58%) GIAC
10 1 (0.58%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (11.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 15 (8.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (5.78%) QA
4 9 (5.20%) PCI DSS
4 9 (5.20%) COBIT
5 1 (0.58%) MiFID
5 1 (0.58%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.58%) EMIR
5 1 (0.58%) Dodd-Frank
Systems Management
1 1 (0.58%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (0.58%) SCOM
1 1 (0.58%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.58%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 8 (4.62%) Oracle
2 4 (2.31%) Microsoft
3 3 (1.73%) Business Objects
4 1 (0.58%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (0.58%) Murex
4 1 (0.58%) TIBCO
4 1 (0.58%) Remedy
4 1 (0.58%) Tableau
Dundee, Angus
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £90000 - £98000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Salary: excellent benefits & bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
JP Morgan Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
CGI
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Edinburgh
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 13 days ago
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £3400.00 - £41000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Glasgow
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + car
Posted: 16 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
CGI
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Livingston, West Lothian
GE Energy Management
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 21 days ago
Edinburgh
The Scottish Government
Salary: £53,918-£65,347 per year
Posted: 23 days ago