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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Risk Management
Rank 84 76 74
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -2
Permanent jobs citing Risk Management 91 81 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.44% 2.66% 3.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.02% 3.27% 3.97%
Number of salaries quoted 52 43 69
Average salary £52,700 £55,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.18% -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,800 £40,800
10% offered a salary of more than £64,750 £62,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -8.00%
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
3009 2477 2367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 80.56% 81.29% 75.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1963 1608 1587
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -9 46 £55,000 - 2
Edinburgh -12 26 £42,500 -16.66% 3
Stirling - 16 £60,500 -
Highlands - 1 - -
Risk Management
UK

Risk Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 155 (77.89%) Finance
2 80 (40.20%) Degree
3 77 (38.69%) Banking
4 74 (37.19%) Java
5 73 (36.68%) Computer Science
6 66 (33.17%) C++
7 63 (31.66%) Mathematics
7 63 (31.66%) Physics
7 63 (31.66%) Market Risk
7 63 (31.66%) Grid Computing
8 55 (27.64%) Investment Management
9 48 (24.12%) Investment Banking
9 48 (24.12%) Financial Institution
10 45 (22.61%) Project Management
11 34 (17.09%) Stakeholder Management
12 22 (11.06%) SQL
13 20 (10.05%) ITIL
13 20 (10.05%) UNIX
14 18 (9.05%) QA
15 16 (8.04%) Oracle
15 16 (8.04%) Microsoft
16 15 (7.54%) Windows
16 15 (7.54%) Agile Software Development
16 15 (7.54%) Information Security
17 13 (6.53%) Analytics
17 13 (6.53%) Relational Database
18 12 (6.03%) Change Control
18 12 (6.03%) .NET
19 11 (5.53%) PMI Certification
19 11 (5.53%) Change Management

Risk Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (3.02%) SAS
2 4 (2.01%) Tomcat
3 3 (1.51%) WebSphere
3 3 (1.51%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (1.01%) Oracle Coherence
4 2 (1.01%) Jetty
4 2 (1.01%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.01%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.50%) FileNet
Applications
1 8 (4.02%) MS Excel
1 8 (4.02%) MS Visio
2 6 (3.02%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (3.02%) MS Project
2 6 (3.02%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.50%) SAP HR
1 1 (0.50%) PolarLake
1 1 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.51%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (2.51%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.52%) Network Security
2 6 (3.02%) Firewall
3 3 (1.51%) VoIP
4 2 (1.01%) Wireless
4 2 (1.01%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (1.01%) VPN
4 2 (1.01%) Internet
5 1 (0.50%) LAN
5 1 (0.50%) VLAN
5 1 (0.50%) WAN
5 1 (0.50%) SMTP
5 1 (0.50%) HTTP
5 1 (0.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (6.53%) Relational Database
2 9 (4.52%) SQL Server
3 8 (4.02%) RDBMS
3 8 (4.02%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (2.01%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.51%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.01%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (1.01%) DataStage
6 2 (1.01%) Oracle9i Database
6 2 (1.01%) IBM InfoSphere
7 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.50%) InterSystems Cache
7 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.50%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (0.50%) OLTP
7 1 (0.50%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 7 (3.52%) Subversion
2 5 (2.51%) Visual Studio
2 5 (2.51%) TeamCity
2 5 (2.51%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.01%) Maven
4 1 (0.50%) Selenium
4 1 (0.50%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (0.50%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.50%) Concordion
General
1 155 (77.89%) Finance
2 77 (38.69%) Banking
3 48 (24.12%) Investment Banking
3 48 (24.12%) Financial Institution
4 10 (5.03%) Legal
4 10 (5.03%) Retail
5 9 (4.52%) Back Office
6 6 (3.02%) Front Office
7 5 (2.51%) French Language
8 4 (2.01%) Retail Banking
9 3 (1.51%) Marketing
10 1 (0.50%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 71 (35.68%) Developer
2 62 (31.16%) Java Developer
3 39 (19.60%) Analyst
4 22 (11.06%) Senior Developer
4 22 (11.06%) Senior Java Developer
5 16 (8.04%) Project Manager
6 15 (7.54%) Business Analyst
6 15 (7.54%) Junior
6 15 (7.54%) Junior Developer
6 15 (7.54%) Junior Java Developer
7 13 (6.53%) Risk Manager
8 11 (5.53%) PMO Analyst
9 9 (4.52%) Operational Risk Manager
9 9 (4.52%) Consultant
10 7 (3.52%) Security Analyst
10 7 (3.52%) Business Manager
11 6 (3.02%) Information Manager
11 6 (3.02%) Infrastructure Manager
11 6 (3.02%) SAS Programmer
11 6 (3.02%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (6.03%) .NET
2 9 (4.52%) XML
3 6 (3.02%) Web Services
3 6 (3.02%) RESTful
4 3 (1.51%) JSP
5 2 (1.01%) SOAP
5 2 (1.01%) HTML
5 2 (1.01%) JMS
5 2 (1.01%) Spring
5 2 (1.01%) REST
5 2 (1.01%) WebSockets
6 1 (0.50%) SPNEGO
6 1 (0.50%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (0.50%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 73 (36.68%) Computer Science
2 63 (31.66%) Mathematics
2 63 (31.66%) Physics
2 63 (31.66%) Market Risk
2 63 (31.66%) Grid Computing
3 9 (4.52%) Management Information System
4 8 (4.02%) Client/Server
4 8 (4.02%) Equities
5 7 (3.52%) PMI
6 5 (2.51%) Derivative
7 4 (2.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (2.01%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.51%) AS400
8 3 (1.51%) Reference Data
8 3 (1.51%) Social Media
8 3 (1.51%) iPad
9 2 (1.01%) Fixed Income
9 2 (1.01%) Cryptography
9 2 (1.01%) Statistics
10 1 (0.50%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 20 (10.05%) UNIX
2 15 (7.54%) Windows
3 7 (3.52%) Linux
4 3 (1.51%) Windows 8
5 2 (1.01%) Mac OS X
5 2 (1.01%) AIX
6 1 (0.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (27.64%) Investment Management
2 45 (22.61%) Project Management
3 34 (17.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 20 (10.05%) ITIL
5 15 (7.54%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (7.54%) Information Security
6 13 (6.53%) Analytics
7 12 (6.03%) Change Control
8 11 (5.53%) Continuous Improvement
8 11 (5.53%) Change Management
9 10 (5.03%) Service Delivery
10 8 (4.02%) Service Management
10 8 (4.02%) PRINCE2
10 8 (4.02%) Disaster Recovery
10 8 (4.02%) Business Development
11 7 (3.52%) Software Engineering
11 7 (3.52%) Asset Management
11 7 (3.52%) Scrum
11 7 (3.52%) SOA
12 6 (3.02%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 74 (37.19%) Java
2 66 (33.17%) C++
3 22 (11.06%) SQL
4 9 (4.52%) C#
5 5 (2.51%) C
6 3 (1.51%) JavaScript
6 3 (1.51%) Perl
6 3 (1.51%) Ruby
6 3 (1.51%) Python
7 2 (1.01%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.50%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 80 (40.20%) Degree
2 11 (5.53%) PMI Certification
3 9 (4.52%) CISM
4 6 (3.02%) CISSP
5 5 (2.51%) ISEB
5 5 (2.51%) PMP
5 5 (2.51%) CRISC
6 4 (2.01%) ISTQB
6 4 (2.01%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (1.51%) SC Cleared
7 3 (1.51%) Security Cleared
7 3 (1.51%) CEH
8 2 (1.01%) SSCP
8 2 (1.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.50%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.50%) CISA
9 1 (0.50%) CGEIT
9 1 (0.50%) APMP
9 1 (0.50%) CAPM
9 1 (0.50%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (9.05%) QA
2 10 (5.03%) COBIT
3 6 (3.02%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (2.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (2.01%) SLA
6 1 (0.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (1.51%) RACF
2 2 (1.01%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.01%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (0.50%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 16 (8.04%) Oracle
1 16 (8.04%) Microsoft
2 8 (4.02%) IBM
3 5 (2.51%) Perforce
4 4 (2.01%) VMware
4 4 (2.01%) Sybase
5 3 (1.51%) Unisys
5 3 (1.51%) Intel
5 3 (1.51%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.01%) Bloomberg
6 2 (1.01%) Citrix
6 2 (1.01%) Murex
6 2 (1.01%) Calypso
7 1 (0.50%) Cisco
7 1 (0.50%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.50%) SAP
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