The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Risk Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Risk Analyst
Rank 739 816 725
Rank change year-on-year
+77 -91
Permanent jobs requiring a Risk Analyst 172 154 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.14% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.15% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 146 137 212
Median salary £53,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.63% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £33,850 £32,550
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £91,500 £72,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +3.79%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
94567 105846 115549
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.48% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 79566 86840 94644
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £69,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Risk Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Risk Analyst in the job title.

Risk Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Risk Analyst
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Risk Analyst within the UK.

Risk Analyst Salary Trend in the UK

Risk Analyst
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Risk Analyst over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 within the UK.

Risk Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Risk Analyst
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 29 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +58 160 £53,000 -3.63% 41
London +55 106 £65,000 +8.33% 25
South East +50 23 £50,000 -4.76% 2
City of London +58 22 £68,750 +1.85% 7
Surrey - 17 £50,500 -
North West +14 16 £35,000 -14.63% 3
Scotland +7 12 £53,750 +31.09% 3
Manchester -1 10 £32,000 -21.95% 2
Edinburgh +9 6 £53,750 +58.08% 2
Glasgow -9 6 - - 1
Leeds +21 5 £29,500 - 3
Yorkshire +15 5 £29,500 +47.50% 3
West Yorkshire +8 5 £29,500 +47.50% 3
Guildford - 5 £55,000 -
Cheshire +28 3 £31,750 -29.05%
Berkshire +23 3 £33,500 +9.83% 1
East Midlands +11 3 £55,000 +56.02%
Birmingham -11 3 £33,000 -2.94% 3
West Midlands -16 3 £33,000 -6.38% 3
Leicestershire - 3 £55,000 -
Bromley - 3 £65,000 -
Leicester - 3 £55,000 -
East of England +29 2 £44,750 -5.78% 1
Hampshire +10 2 £35,000 +7.69%
Canary Wharf +9 2 £50,000 -9.09%
Wilmslow - 2 £31,750 -
Southampton - 2 £35,000 -
Suffolk - 2 £44,750 -
South West +4 1 £50,000 -9.09% 4
North East - 1 £27,500 -

Risk Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, Risk Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Risk Analyst in the job title.

1 186 (53.30%) Finance
2 113 (32.38%) Risk Management
3 111 (31.81%) SQL
4 105 (30.09%) Credit Risk
5 94 (26.93%) Degree
6 92 (26.36%) Analytical Skills
7 83 (23.78%) Banking
8 59 (16.91%) SAS
8 59 (16.91%) Market Risk
9 58 (16.62%) Information Security
10 47 (13.47%) Risk Analysis
11 46 (13.18%) Business Analysis
12 44 (12.61%) Agile Software Development
13 40 (11.46%) CISA
14 39 (11.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 38 (10.89%) CRISC
16 37 (10.60%) Derivative
16 37 (10.60%) Risk Assessment
16 37 (10.60%) Retail
17 36 (10.32%) CISSP
18 35 (10.03%) Stakeholder Management
18 35 (10.03%) Analytics
19 34 (9.74%) Computer Science
19 34 (9.74%) Investment Banking
20 33 (9.46%) Data Analysis
21 32 (9.17%) Oracle
21 32 (9.17%) Management Information System
22 30 (8.60%) Continuous Improvement
23 29 (8.31%) Fixed Income
24 28 (8.02%) Mathematics

Risk Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 59 (16.91%) SAS
2 5 (1.43%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.15%) WebLogic
Applications
1 27 (7.74%) MS Excel
2 20 (5.73%) MS Office
2 20 (5.73%) MS PowerPoint
3 11 (3.15%) SPSS
4 7 (2.01%) MS Visio
5 4 (1.15%) S-PLUS
6 3 (0.86%) EViews
6 3 (0.86%) MS Project
6 3 (0.86%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.29%) Mathcad
Business Applications
1 1 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.29%) Oracle FAH
1 1 (0.29%) SAP Bank Analyzer
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.57%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.44%) Firewall
2 9 (2.58%) Network Security
3 6 (1.72%) Internet
4 3 (0.86%) Broadband
4 3 (0.86%) SAN
5 1 (0.29%) Intranet
5 1 (0.29%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (6.88%) Data Warehouse
2 17 (4.87%) SQL Server
3 10 (2.87%) Base SAS
4 5 (1.43%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (1.15%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (0.86%) Data Mining
6 3 (0.86%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 2 (0.57%) OLTP
7 2 (0.57%) QlikView
7 2 (0.57%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.29%) MS Access
8 1 (0.29%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.29%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (0.29%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.29%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.29%) SAP BW
8 1 (0.29%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (2.29%) JIRA
2 4 (1.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (1.15%) ClearCase
3 3 (0.86%) TestDirector
4 1 (0.29%) Jenkins
General
1 186 (53.30%) Finance
2 83 (23.78%) Banking
3 37 (10.60%) Retail
4 34 (9.74%) Investment Banking
5 20 (5.73%) Front Office
6 18 (5.16%) Telecoms
7 15 (4.30%) Back Office
8 10 (2.87%) Legal
9 9 (2.58%) Marketing
10 8 (2.29%) General Ledger
11 6 (1.72%) Retail Banking
12 5 (1.43%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.86%) Advertising
13 3 (0.86%) Automotive
14 1 (0.29%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.01%) .NET
2 4 (1.15%) Spring
3 2 (0.57%) ODBC
3 2 (0.57%) XML
4 1 (0.29%) WCF
4 1 (0.29%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 105 (30.09%) Credit Risk
2 92 (26.36%) Analytical Skills
3 59 (16.91%) Market Risk
4 37 (10.60%) Derivative
5 34 (9.74%) Computer Science
6 32 (9.17%) Management Information System
7 29 (8.31%) Fixed Income
8 28 (8.02%) Mathematics
9 24 (6.88%) Equities
10 19 (5.44%) Statistics
11 14 (4.01%) Economics
12 11 (3.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 9 (2.58%) Data Structures
14 7 (2.01%) Physics
15 5 (1.43%) Contract for Difference
15 5 (1.43%) OTC Derivatives
16 4 (1.15%) Credit Derivative
16 4 (1.15%) Data Extraction
16 4 (1.15%) Spread Betting
17 3 (0.86%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 14 (4.01%) Unix
2 4 (1.15%) Windows
3 3 (0.86%) AIX
3 3 (0.86%) Linux
4 2 (0.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (0.57%) Solaris
4 2 (0.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (32.38%) Risk Management
2 58 (16.62%) Information Security
3 47 (13.47%) Risk Analysis
4 46 (13.18%) Business Analysis
5 44 (12.61%) Agile Software Development
6 37 (10.60%) Risk Assessment
7 35 (10.03%) Analytics
7 35 (10.03%) Stakeholder Management
8 33 (9.46%) Data Analysis
9 30 (8.60%) Continuous Improvement
10 28 (8.02%) Stress Testing
11 21 (6.02%) IT Governance
12 20 (5.73%) SDLC
13 19 (5.44%) Change Control
13 19 (5.44%) Data Modelling
13 19 (5.44%) OO
13 19 (5.44%) Portfolio Management
14 17 (4.87%) Business Intelligence
14 17 (4.87%) Validation
15 16 (4.58%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 111 (31.81%) SQL
2 23 (6.59%) Java
3 18 (5.16%) PL/SQL
4 16 (4.58%) VBA
5 15 (4.30%) C#
6 14 (4.01%) Python
7 13 (3.72%) C++
8 12 (3.44%) MATLAB
9 10 (2.87%) R
10 7 (2.01%) Shell Script
11 5 (1.43%) C
11 5 (1.43%) SAS Macro
12 2 (0.57%) Perl
12 2 (0.57%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 94 (26.93%) Degree
2 40 (11.46%) CISA
3 38 (10.89%) CRISC
4 36 (10.32%) CISSP
5 16 (4.58%) CISM
6 7 (2.01%) PhD
7 4 (1.15%) GISF
8 3 (0.86%) Postgraduate
9 2 (0.57%) ACCA
9 2 (0.57%) MBA
9 2 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.29%) CCNP
10 1 (0.29%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.29%) ISACA
10 1 (0.29%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.29%) PMP
10 1 (0.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (11.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 23 (6.59%) COBIT
3 13 (3.72%) PCI DSS
4 11 (3.15%) CRD IV
4 11 (3.15%) QA
5 10 (2.87%) Basel II
6 9 (2.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 8 (2.29%) Basel III
8 5 (1.43%) Solvency II
9 4 (1.15%) Data Quality
10 3 (0.86%) COREP
10 3 (0.86%) COSO
10 3 (0.86%) Dodd-Frank
10 3 (0.86%) EMIR
10 3 (0.86%) FINREP
10 3 (0.86%) MiFID
10 3 (0.86%) P3O
10 3 (0.86%) SSAE 16
11 2 (0.57%) ISO27002
11 2 (0.57%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (0.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 22 (6.30%) RSA Archer
2 4 (1.15%) BladeLogic
2 4 (1.15%) Control-M
3 3 (0.86%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.57%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 32 (9.17%) Oracle
2 23 (6.59%) Microsoft
3 5 (1.43%) Lotus
4 4 (1.15%) Atlassian
4 4 (1.15%) Remedy
5 3 (0.86%) FactSet
5 3 (0.86%) Intel
5 3 (0.86%) NetApp
5 3 (0.86%) SAP
5 3 (0.86%) VMware
5 3 (0.86%) WorldPay
6 2 (0.57%) Cognizant
6 2 (0.57%) IBM
6 2 (0.57%) Murex
6 2 (0.57%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (0.57%) Sun
6 2 (0.57%) Sybase
7 1 (0.29%) Algorithmics
7 1 (0.29%) Bloomberg
7 1 (0.29%) EMC
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Salary: £22000 - £35000 per annum + 10 % Bonus + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
London
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Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Churchill Frank International
Salary: £35000 - £450000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits, Extras
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
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Salary: From £45,000 to £58,000 per annum Excellent Flexible Banking Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
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Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + c.30% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 50000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedfordshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 50000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
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Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + flexi-benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £50,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £50,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £50,000
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - 60,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Salary: £36000 per annum + competitive benefits and holiday allowance
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London
HFG
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
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London
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Birmingham
Churchill Frank International
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Benefits
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City of London
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 per annum + competitive
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London
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