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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Risk Analyst
Rank 772 767 711
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -56
Permanent jobs requiring a Risk Analyst 98 123 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.092% 0.12% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.097% 0.12% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 62 100 156
Average salary £66,250 £43,750 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+51.42% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,584 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £65,250 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £39,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.53% +12.85%

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
101167 100905 102697
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.80% 94.47% 94.92%
Number of salaries quoted 83281 81156 86804
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Risk Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 3 March 2015 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 3 March 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
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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
England -12 90 £70,000 +55.55% 49
London -11 52 £77,500 +40.90% 23
East of England +12 13 £39,500 -21.00%
North West -7 10 £47,500 +35.71% 5
Bedfordshire +16 7 £42,250 -15.50%
City of London +1 7 £80,000 +48.83% 10
Manchester +3 6 £53,750 +53.57% 4
West Midlands -22 6 £33,500 -33.00% 5
Luton - 6 £39,500 -
Wales -15 5 £22,500 -4.25%
South Wales -20 5 £22,500 -4.25%
Cardiff -20 5 £22,500 -4.25%
Bury St Edmunds - 5 - -
Suffolk - 5 - -
Warwickshire - 5 - -
East Midlands +23 3 £47,500 +58.33% 7
Scotland +10 3 - - 2
South West -20 3 £43,000 -36.29%
Cheshire - 3 £48,750 -
Northamptonshire -5 2 £47,500 +58.33% 2
Northampton -6 2 £47,500 +58.33%
South East -38 2 £34,340 -13.06% 2
Glasgow - 2 - - 1
Bristol - 2 £46,500 -
Edinburgh +6 1 - - 1
Leeds -9 1 - - 4
Yorkshire -12 1 - - 6
West Yorkshire -14 1 - - 5
Wiltshire - 1 £42,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - - 1

Risk Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Risk Analyst 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 Analyst in their job title.

1 99 (45.83%) Finance
2 88 (40.74%) Risk Management
3 58 (26.85%) Banking
3 58 (26.85%) Credit Risk
4 47 (21.76%) Analytical Skills
5 46 (21.30%) Degree
5 46 (21.30%) SQL
6 39 (18.06%) Information Security
7 37 (17.13%) Market Risk
8 31 (14.35%) Analytics
9 27 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
9 27 (12.50%) MS Excel
10 24 (11.11%) SAS
10 24 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 22 (10.19%) Management Information System
12 21 (9.72%) MS Office
13 20 (9.26%) Financial Institution
13 20 (9.26%) MS PowerPoint
14 19 (8.80%) COBIT
14 19 (8.80%) CRISC
14 19 (8.80%) PCI DSS
14 19 (8.80%) ITIL
15 18 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
16 16 (7.41%) Front Office
16 16 (7.41%) Legal
16 16 (7.41%) Microsoft
16 16 (7.41%) Risk Analysis
17 15 (6.94%) Stress Testing
17 15 (6.94%) Data Analysis
17 15 (6.94%) Risk Analytics

Risk Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Risk Analyst 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 Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 24 (11.11%) SAS
2 7 (3.24%) SharePoint
Applications
1 27 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 21 (9.72%) MS Office
3 20 (9.26%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.85%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.93%) SPSS
6 1 (0.46%) EViews
Business Applications
1 1 (0.46%) Summit
1 1 (0.46%) Adaptiv
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.39%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.17%) Network Security
2 2 (0.93%) ICMP
3 1 (0.46%) Firewall
3 1 (0.46%) Wireless
3 1 (0.46%) VoIP
3 1 (0.46%) VPN
3 1 (0.46%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (4.63%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.31%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (1.85%) Data Mining
3 4 (1.85%) Base SAS
4 3 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (1.39%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (1.39%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.46%) QlikView
5 1 (0.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (0.46%) Subversion
1 1 (0.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 99 (45.83%) Finance
2 58 (26.85%) Banking
3 20 (9.26%) Financial Institution
4 16 (7.41%) Front Office
4 16 (7.41%) Legal
5 12 (5.56%) Retail
6 11 (5.09%) Investment Banking
7 5 (2.31%) Retail Banking
8 4 (1.85%) Marketing
8 4 (1.85%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.93%) Automotive
10 1 (0.46%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.31%) Middleware
2 2 (0.93%) HTML
2 2 (0.93%) CSS
2 2 (0.93%) XML
2 2 (0.93%) JSON
3 1 (0.46%) WPF
3 1 (0.46%) Scilab
3 1 (0.46%) .NET
3 1 (0.46%) Spring
3 1 (0.46%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.46%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 58 (26.85%) Credit Risk
2 47 (21.76%) Analytical Skills
3 37 (17.13%) Market Risk
4 22 (10.19%) Management Information System
5 11 (5.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 11 (5.09%) Mathematics
5 11 (5.09%) Hedge funds
6 10 (4.63%) Fixed Income
7 9 (4.17%) Economics
7 9 (4.17%) Derivative
7 9 (4.17%) Statistics
8 6 (2.78%) Data Integration
9 3 (1.39%) Reference Data
10 2 (0.93%) Data Protection Act
10 2 (0.93%) Tandem
10 2 (0.93%) Credit Derivative
10 2 (0.93%) Cryptography
10 2 (0.93%) Mainframe
10 2 (0.93%) Mobile Banking
10 2 (0.93%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 13 (6.02%) Windows
2 9 (4.17%) UNIX
3 6 (2.78%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (40.74%) Risk Management
2 39 (18.06%) Information Security
3 31 (14.35%) Analytics
4 27 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
5 19 (8.80%) ITIL
6 18 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 16 (7.41%) Risk Analysis
8 15 (6.94%) Data Analysis
8 15 (6.94%) Stress Testing
8 15 (6.94%) Risk Analytics
9 14 (6.48%) IT Governance
10 13 (6.02%) Business Analysis
11 11 (5.09%) Asset Management
11 11 (5.09%) Security Management
11 11 (5.09%) Project Management
12 10 (4.63%) Disaster Recovery
13 9 (4.17%) Business Continuity
13 9 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
13 9 (4.17%) Problem Management
13 9 (4.17%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (21.30%) SQL
2 10 (4.63%) Java
3 8 (3.70%) VBA
4 4 (1.85%) C#
4 4 (1.85%) C++
4 4 (1.85%) MATLAB
4 4 (1.85%) R
5 3 (1.39%) C
6 2 (0.93%) SAS Macro
6 2 (0.93%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.46%) Perl
7 1 (0.46%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.46%) Python
7 1 (0.46%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 46 (21.30%) Degree
2 19 (8.80%) CRISC
3 15 (6.94%) CISSP
4 12 (5.56%) ISACA
5 10 (4.63%) CISM
6 9 (4.17%) CISA
7 6 (2.78%) Security Cleared
8 3 (1.39%) VCP4
8 3 (1.39%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.93%) CFA
10 1 (0.46%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (8.80%) COBIT
2 19 (8.80%) PCI DSS
3 15 (6.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 11 (5.09%) QA
5 7 (3.24%) COSO
6 4 (1.85%) Basel II
7 3 (1.39%) SLA
7 3 (1.39%) FINREP
8 2 (0.93%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.46%) EMIR
9 1 (0.46%) Dodd-Frank
9 1 (0.46%) ISO 9000
9 1 (0.46%) Basel III
9 1 (0.46%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (0.46%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 16 (7.41%) Microsoft
2 8 (3.70%) Algorithmics
3 6 (2.78%) Oracle
4 5 (2.31%) Primavera
5 4 (1.85%) Sybase
5 4 (1.85%) Business Objects
6 3 (1.39%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.93%) Bloomberg
8 1 (0.46%) Murex
8 1 (0.46%) Calypso
8 1 (0.46%) SunGard
8 1 (0.46%) Citrix
8 1 (0.46%) NCR
8 1 (0.46%) Apple
8 1 (0.46%) Teradata
8 1 (0.46%) Netezza
8 1 (0.46%) Cyber-Ark
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