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

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Risk Management
Rank 69 71 78
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +7
Permanent jobs citing Risk Management 90 110 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.95% 2.86% 2.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.38% 3.46% 3.49%
Number of salaries quoted 48 88 41
Average salary £41,000 £48,750 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.89% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,550 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,850 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £49,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+0.50% -0.50%
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
2664 3182 2495
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 87.37% 82.80% 79.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1664 2120 1506
Average salary £44,500 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.29% +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 27 May 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 27 May 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
(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 +7 47 £41,000 -25.45% 4
Edinburgh -3 35 £47,500 +5.55% 14
Stirling -2 4 £50,000 +25.00%
Fife - 3 £31,500 -
West Lothian - 2 - -
Inverclyde - 1 £62,000 -
Risk Management
UK

Risk Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 99 (61.11%) Finance
2 55 (33.95%) Information Security
3 51 (31.48%) Banking
4 41 (25.31%) Project Management
5 39 (24.07%) Analytical Skills
6 37 (22.84%) Stakeholder Management
7 36 (22.22%) Degree
8 29 (17.90%) CISSP
9 28 (17.28%) ITIL
10 26 (16.05%) CISA
10 26 (16.05%) Risk Assessment
11 21 (12.96%) Cyber Security
12 19 (11.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 18 (11.11%) CISM
14 17 (10.49%) Legal
14 17 (10.49%) Java
14 17 (10.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 16 (9.88%) Mathematics
16 15 (9.26%) Computer Science
16 15 (9.26%) Security Cleared
17 13 (8.02%) QA
17 13 (8.02%) Test Scripting
17 13 (8.02%) Retail
17 13 (8.02%) Investment Banking
18 12 (7.41%) Physics
18 12 (7.41%) Investment Management
18 12 (7.41%) Validation
18 12 (7.41%) PRINCE2
18 12 (7.41%) MS Excel
19 11 (6.79%) Business Continuity

Risk Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 (3.70%) SAS
2 2 (1.23%) Tomcat
2 2 (1.23%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.23%) Mule
3 1 (0.62%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (0.62%) AquaLogic
3 1 (0.62%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (7.41%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.47%) SPSS
3 3 (1.85%) MS Office
4 2 (1.23%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.85%) SAP ERP
1 3 (1.85%) SAP LE
2 1 (0.62%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.62%) AquaLogic BPM
2 1 (0.62%) PRMS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.32%) Network Security
2 4 (2.47%) Intranet
3 2 (1.23%) Firewall
4 1 (0.62%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.56%) Data Mining
2 3 (1.85%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.85%) QlikView
2 3 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.62%) Big Data
3 1 (0.62%) OLAP
3 1 (0.62%) MS Access
3 1 (0.62%) OLTP
3 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.62%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 2 (1.23%) Maven
1 2 (1.23%) JUnit
2 1 (0.62%) TestDirector
2 1 (0.62%) Subversion
2 1 (0.62%) Ant
2 1 (0.62%) FitNesse
2 1 (0.62%) XMLUnit
2 1 (0.62%) Jenkins
General
1 99 (61.11%) Finance
2 51 (31.48%) Banking
3 17 (10.49%) Legal
4 13 (8.02%) Retail
4 13 (8.02%) Investment Banking
5 7 (4.32%) Law
5 7 (4.32%) Financial Institution
6 5 (3.09%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (2.47%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.62%) Back Office
8 1 (0.62%) Games
8 1 (0.62%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.62%) Private Banking
8 1 (0.62%) Billing
Job Titles
1 29 (17.90%) Analyst
2 27 (16.67%) Risk Manager
3 20 (12.35%) Project Manager
4 14 (8.64%) Developer
5 13 (8.02%) Security Analyst
6 11 (6.79%) Information Analyst
6 11 (6.79%) Information Security Analyst
7 9 (5.56%) Security Officer
8 8 (4.94%) Senior Manager
9 7 (4.32%) Senior Analyst
9 7 (4.32%) Information Security Officer
9 7 (4.32%) Incident Analyst
10 6 (3.70%) C# .NET Developer
10 6 (3.70%) Risk Analyst
10 6 (3.70%) Java Developer
10 6 (3.70%) .NET Developer
10 6 (3.70%) C# Developer
10 6 (3.70%) Junior
11 5 (3.09%) Security Manager
11 5 (3.09%) Governance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.17%) .NET
2 2 (1.23%) Spring
2 2 (1.23%) Web Services
2 2 (1.23%) Apache Flex
2 2 (1.23%) RESTful
2 2 (1.23%) HTML
2 2 (1.23%) REST
3 1 (0.62%) HTML5
3 1 (0.62%) WPF
3 1 (0.62%) Drools
3 1 (0.62%) XML
3 1 (0.62%) LAMP
3 1 (0.62%) Hibernate
3 1 (0.62%) Ajax
3 1 (0.62%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 39 (24.07%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (9.88%) Mathematics
3 15 (9.26%) Computer Science
4 12 (7.41%) Physics
5 11 (6.79%) Management Information System
5 11 (6.79%) Cryptography
6 7 (4.32%) Statistics
7 6 (3.70%) Market Risk
8 5 (3.09%) Grid Computing
9 4 (2.47%) PMI
9 4 (2.47%) Neural Network
9 4 (2.47%) Algorithms
9 4 (2.47%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (2.47%) Mobile Payment
9 4 (2.47%) SCADA
9 4 (2.47%) Data Centre
10 3 (1.85%) Data Protection Act
10 3 (1.85%) CESG
10 3 (1.85%) Credit Risk
11 2 (1.23%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.23%) UNIX
1 2 (1.23%) Windows
1 2 (1.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (33.95%) Information Security
2 41 (25.31%) Project Management
3 37 (22.84%) Stakeholder Management
4 28 (17.28%) ITIL
5 26 (16.05%) Risk Assessment
6 21 (12.96%) Cyber Security
7 13 (8.02%) Test Scripting
8 12 (7.41%) Investment Management
8 12 (7.41%) Validation
8 12 (7.41%) PRINCE2
9 11 (6.79%) Business Continuity
9 11 (6.79%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (6.79%) Business Analysis
9 11 (6.79%) Mentoring
10 10 (6.17%) Continuous Improvement
10 10 (6.17%) Data Analysis
10 10 (6.17%) Disaster Recovery
11 9 (5.56%) Data Security
11 9 (5.56%) Programme Management
11 9 (5.56%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (10.49%) Java
2 9 (5.56%) VBA
3 7 (4.32%) C#
4 6 (3.70%) SQL
5 5 (3.09%) C++
5 5 (3.09%) Python
5 5 (3.09%) R
6 4 (2.47%) MATLAB
7 3 (1.85%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.23%) Perl
8 2 (1.23%) C
9 1 (0.62%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.62%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.62%) VB
Qualifications
1 36 (22.22%) Degree
2 29 (17.90%) CISSP
3 26 (16.05%) CISA
4 18 (11.11%) CISM
5 15 (9.26%) Security Cleared
6 11 (6.79%) SC Cleared
7 7 (4.32%) CRISC
8 5 (3.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 4 (2.47%) PMI Certification
9 4 (2.47%) PhD
10 3 (1.85%) ISEB
11 2 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (1.23%) APMP
12 1 (0.62%) GIAC
12 1 (0.62%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (11.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 17 (10.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (8.02%) QA
4 11 (6.79%) PCI DSS
4 11 (6.79%) COBIT
5 1 (0.62%) MiFID
5 1 (0.62%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.62%) EMIR
5 1 (0.62%) Dodd-Frank
Systems Management
1 1 (0.62%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (0.62%) SCOM
1 1 (0.62%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.62%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 5 (3.09%) Oracle
1 5 (3.09%) Microsoft
2 4 (2.47%) Business Objects
3 3 (1.85%) SAP
4 2 (1.23%) Remedy
4 2 (1.23%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (0.62%) Murex
5 1 (0.62%) TIBCO
5 1 (0.62%) Tableau
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + + Benefits packages
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