The table below looks at the statistics for the Risk Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Risk Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Risk Manager
Rank 159 160 144
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Risk Manager 10 12 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.30% 0.32% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.34% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 8 12 3
Average salary £45,050 £55,200 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.38% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £41,500 £49,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,390 £77,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%
Risk Manager
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3106 3542 2927
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 93.92% 94.83% 94.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1996 2278 1926
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Risk Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Risk Manager in the job title across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Risk Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Risk Manager
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Risk Manager across the Scotland region.

Risk Manager Salary Trend in Scotland

Risk Manager
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 Manager within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 2 September 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
Edinburgh 0 8 £45,050 -10.61% 1
Glasgow - 1 - -
Inverclyde - 1 - -
Risk Manager
UK

Risk Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Risk Manager in their job title 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 with Risk Manager in their job title.

1 16 (64.00%) Risk Management
2 12 (48.00%) Finance
3 10 (40.00%) Risk Assessment
4 8 (32.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 7 (28.00%) CISA
5 7 (28.00%) Banking
6 6 (24.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (24.00%) Coaching
7 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (20.00%) Cyber Security
7 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (20.00%) Knowledge Management
7 5 (20.00%) Business Development
7 5 (20.00%) Practice Management
7 5 (20.00%) CIMA
8 4 (16.00%) Validation
8 4 (16.00%) ITIL
8 4 (16.00%) Risk Analysis
9 3 (12.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
9 3 (12.00%) ACCA
9 3 (12.00%) Degree
9 3 (12.00%) QiCA
10 2 (8.00%) Retail Banking
10 2 (8.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 2 (8.00%) QA
10 2 (8.00%) Information Security
10 2 (8.00%) Retail
10 2 (8.00%) Project Management
10 2 (8.00%) CISM

Risk Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Risk Manager in their job title 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 with Risk Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
General
1 12 (48.00%) Finance
2 7 (28.00%) Banking
3 2 (8.00%) Retail
3 2 (8.00%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.00%) BYOD
3 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (64.00%) Risk Management
2 10 (40.00%) Risk Assessment
3 6 (24.00%) Coaching
3 6 (24.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (20.00%) Practice Management
4 5 (20.00%) Cyber Security
4 5 (20.00%) Knowledge Management
4 5 (20.00%) Business Development
5 4 (16.00%) Risk Analysis
5 4 (16.00%) Validation
5 4 (16.00%) ITIL
6 3 (12.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (8.00%) Analytics
7 2 (8.00%) Business Analysis
7 2 (8.00%) Line Management
7 2 (8.00%) Information Security
7 2 (8.00%) Data Modelling
7 2 (8.00%) Migration
7 2 (8.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) CISA
2 5 (20.00%) CIMA
3 3 (12.00%) Degree
3 3 (12.00%) QiCA
3 3 (12.00%) ACCA
4 2 (8.00%) CISSP
4 2 (8.00%) CISM
5 1 (4.00%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (32.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (8.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (8.00%) QA
2 2 (8.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (4.00%) Data Quality