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 27 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Risk Analyst
Rank 781 745 759
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Risk Analyst 134 212 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.19% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.20% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 117 177 157
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,500 £70,000 £87,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%

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
92774 105028 112463
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.34% 96.19% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 78073 87099 90668
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £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 27 August 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 27 August 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 -11 131 £60,000 +9.09% 24
London -23 89 £67,500 +12.50% 15
City of London +63 21 £55,000 -8.33% 5
South East +16 17 £37,500 -16.66% 3
North West +23 10 £39,000 -15.21%
Berkshire +22 10 £37,500 -16.66% 2
West Midlands -4 10 £60,000 +73.91% 1
Manchester +16 8 £40,000 -16.66%
Birmingham -18 7 £60,000 +71.42%
Wokingham - 7 £37,500 - 1
Surrey +34 3 £51,000 -7.27% 1
Edinburgh +16 3 £33,000 -37.14% 2
Scotland +16 3 £33,000 -5.71% 2
Reading - 3 - -
East of England +20 2 £52,500 +23.52%
West Sussex - 2 £45,414 -
Worthing - 2 £45,414 -
Canary Wharf - 2 £60,000 -
Cheshire +22 1 £39,000 +2.63%
Buckinghamshire +20 1 - -
Milton Keynes +15 1 - -
Bristol +14 1 £36,000 +10.76% 3
Cambridgeshire +5 1 - -
South West +2 1 £36,000 +10.76% 4
Essex - 1 £52,500 -
North East - 1 £34,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £40,000 - 1
Solihull - 1 £40,000 -
Shropshire - 1 - - 1
Sussex - 1 £45,000 -

Risk Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 183 (59.61%) Finance
2 115 (37.46%) Risk Management
3 105 (34.20%) Credit Risk
4 89 (28.99%) SQL
5 86 (28.01%) Banking
6 78 (25.41%) Degree
7 67 (21.82%) Information Security
8 64 (20.85%) Market Risk
9 60 (19.54%) Analytical Skills
10 59 (19.22%) Business Analysis
11 46 (14.98%) Agile Software Development
12 42 (13.68%) CRISC
13 41 (13.36%) Derivative
14 40 (13.03%) CISSP
15 37 (12.05%) SDLC
16 36 (11.73%) COBIT
17 35 (11.40%) Computer Science
18 34 (11.07%) Investment Banking
18 34 (11.07%) SAS
18 34 (11.07%) Stakeholder Management
18 34 (11.07%) Risk Analysis
19 32 (10.42%) Retail
19 32 (10.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
19 32 (10.42%) CISA
20 30 (9.77%) PCI DSS
21 29 (9.45%) Analytics
21 29 (9.45%) Oracle
22 27 (8.79%) MS Excel
22 27 (8.79%) Fixed Income
23 26 (8.47%) Data Analysis

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 34 (11.07%) SAS
2 6 (1.95%) SharePoint
2 6 (1.95%) WebLogic
3 3 (0.98%) Confluence
4 1 (0.33%) Apache
Applications
1 27 (8.79%) MS Excel
2 21 (6.84%) MS Office
3 15 (4.89%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.63%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.98%) SPSS
6 2 (0.65%) S-PLUS
7 1 (0.33%) EViews
7 1 (0.33%) Mathcad
7 1 (0.33%) MS Project
7 1 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.33%) Misys Midas
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.98%) IaaS
2 2 (0.65%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.30%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (0.98%) Firewall
2 3 (0.98%) Network Security
3 2 (0.65%) Internet
4 1 (0.33%) Intranet
4 1 (0.33%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (3.91%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (3.26%) SQL Server
3 6 (1.95%) Base SAS
3 6 (1.95%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (0.98%) Big Data
4 3 (0.98%) Hadoop
4 3 (0.98%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (0.65%) MS Access
5 2 (0.65%) QlikView
6 1 (0.33%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.33%) Data Mart
6 1 (0.33%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 1 (0.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 1 (0.33%) SAS Visual Analytics
6 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 13 (4.23%) JIRA
2 6 (1.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 6 (1.95%) ClearCase
3 3 (0.98%) TestDirector
4 1 (0.33%) Jenkins
General
1 183 (59.61%) Finance
2 86 (28.01%) Banking
3 34 (11.07%) Investment Banking
4 32 (10.42%) Retail
5 21 (6.84%) Front Office
6 15 (4.89%) Legal
7 7 (2.28%) Back Office
8 6 (1.95%) Publishing
8 6 (1.95%) Retail Banking
8 6 (1.95%) Telecoms
9 5 (1.63%) Marketing
10 3 (0.98%) Automotive
10 3 (0.98%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.65%) International Banking
12 1 (0.33%) Advertising
12 1 (0.33%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.95%) Spring
2 4 (1.30%) .NET
3 1 (0.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (0.33%) Django
3 1 (0.33%) ODBC
3 1 (0.33%) Velocity
3 1 (0.33%) WCF
3 1 (0.33%) WF
3 1 (0.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 105 (34.20%) Credit Risk
2 64 (20.85%) Market Risk
3 60 (19.54%) Analytical Skills
4 41 (13.36%) Derivative
5 35 (11.40%) Computer Science
6 27 (8.79%) Fixed Income
7 25 (8.14%) Equities
8 23 (7.49%) Mathematics
9 20 (6.51%) Statistics
10 17 (5.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 16 (5.21%) Management Information System
12 9 (2.93%) Data Extraction
13 8 (2.61%) OTC Derivatives
14 7 (2.28%) Economics
14 7 (2.28%) Fintech
14 7 (2.28%) PMI
14 7 (2.28%) Reference Data
15 6 (1.95%) Data Structures
15 6 (1.95%) Online Banking
16 5 (1.63%) Contract for Difference
Operating Systems
1 11 (3.58%) Unix
2 1 (0.33%) Linux
2 1 (0.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (37.46%) Risk Management
2 67 (21.82%) Information Security
3 59 (19.22%) Business Analysis
4 46 (14.98%) Agile Software Development
5 37 (12.05%) SDLC
6 34 (11.07%) Risk Analysis
6 34 (11.07%) Stakeholder Management
7 29 (9.45%) Analytics
8 26 (8.47%) Data Analysis
9 25 (8.14%) User Acceptance Testing
10 20 (6.51%) Risk Assessment
11 19 (6.19%) OO
12 17 (5.54%) IT Governance
12 17 (5.54%) Validation
13 16 (5.21%) Stress Testing
14 15 (4.89%) Data Mapping
14 15 (4.89%) IT Audit
14 15 (4.89%) ITIL
15 14 (4.56%) Waterfall
16 13 (4.23%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 89 (28.99%) SQL
2 21 (6.84%) Java
3 18 (5.86%) PL/SQL
4 13 (4.23%) VBA
5 11 (3.58%) Shell Script
6 10 (3.26%) Python
7 9 (2.93%) C#
8 8 (2.61%) C++
9 6 (1.95%) MATLAB
10 5 (1.63%) R
11 4 (1.30%) C
12 3 (0.98%) Perl
12 3 (0.98%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.65%) SAS Macro
14 1 (0.33%) JavaScript
14 1 (0.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 78 (25.41%) Degree
2 42 (13.68%) CRISC
3 40 (13.03%) CISSP
4 32 (10.42%) CISA
5 17 (5.54%) CISM
6 12 (3.91%) PhD
7 8 (2.61%) SANS
8 7 (2.28%) PMI Certification
9 4 (1.30%) CGEIT
9 4 (1.30%) GISF
9 4 (1.30%) ISACA
9 4 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (0.98%) ISSAP
11 2 (0.65%) GIAC
11 2 (0.65%) MBA
11 2 (0.65%) MCP
12 1 (0.33%) ACCA
12 1 (0.33%) CISMP
12 1 (0.33%) PMP
12 1 (0.33%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (11.73%) COBIT
2 32 (10.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 30 (9.77%) PCI DSS
4 14 (4.56%) QA
5 12 (3.91%) Basel II
6 7 (2.28%) Basel III
6 7 (2.28%) CRD IV
7 4 (1.30%) SLA
8 3 (0.98%) COSO
8 3 (0.98%) Data Quality
8 3 (0.98%) P3O
8 3 (0.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.65%) ISO27002
10 1 (0.33%) COREP
10 1 (0.33%) FINREP
10 1 (0.33%) ISO22301
Systems Management
1 18 (5.86%) RSA Archer
2 6 (1.95%) BladeLogic
2 6 (1.95%) Control-M
3 3 (0.98%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 29 (9.45%) Oracle
2 23 (7.49%) Microsoft
3 7 (2.28%) Misys
4 6 (1.95%) Atlassian
4 6 (1.95%) Remedy
5 5 (1.63%) SunGard
6 4 (1.30%) Bloomberg
6 4 (1.30%) Reuters
7 3 (0.98%) IBM
7 3 (0.98%) Lotus
7 3 (0.98%) Murex
8 2 (0.65%) Calypso
8 2 (0.65%) OpenLink
8 2 (0.65%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.65%) Sybase
9 1 (0.33%) Cognizant
9 1 (0.33%) SAP
9 1 (0.33%) WorldPay
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £65,000 to £85,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £50,000
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Talent International
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £50,000 + Generous Package
Posted: Yesterday
Shropshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £575 - £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + 25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Churchill Frank International
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £42000.00 - £47000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
West London
Real Staffing
Salary: £43000 - £48000 per annum + full benefits and bonus
Posted: 17 days ago
Bristol
Churchill Frank International
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
Churchill Frank International
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus, Extras
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Bath
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Staines
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
West London
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
London
HFG
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
i-Placements
Posted: 18 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
V2
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum plus uncapped bonus and benefits
Posted: 16 days ago