The table below looks at the statistics for the Risk Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. 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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Risk Analyst
Rank 102 82 91
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Risk Analyst 5 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.36% 0.20% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.21% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 2
Average salary £22,500 £25,000 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -13.04%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +9.72%
Risk Analyst
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 Wales 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
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1330 942 1112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 96.38% 94.29% 96.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1144 791 958
Average salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Risk Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Risk Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Risk Analyst
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Risk Analyst Salary Trend in Wales

Risk Analyst
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Analyst within the Wales region over the 3 months to 27 February 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
South Wales -18 5 £22,500 -10.00%
Risk Analyst
UK

Risk Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region 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 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (60.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (60.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Econometrics
4 1 (20.00%) Retail
4 1 (20.00%) Economics
4 1 (20.00%) Statistics
4 1 (20.00%) Operations Research
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (20.00%) UNIX
4 1 (20.00%) Postgraduate
4 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (20.00%) Data Mining
4 1 (20.00%) SAS
4 1 (20.00%) SPSS
4 1 (20.00%) MATLAB
4 1 (20.00%) Basel II
4 1 (20.00%) Analytics
4 1 (20.00%) EViews
4 1 (20.00%) Customer Analytics
4 1 (20.00%) Markov Chain
4 1 (20.00%) Predictive Modelling
4 1 (20.00%) Fraud Modelling
4 1 (20.00%) R
4 1 (20.00%) Credit Risk
4 1 (20.00%) Time Management

Risk Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region 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 1 (20.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SPSS
1 1 (20.00%) EViews
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Data Mining
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Economics
2 1 (20.00%) Statistics
2 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (20.00%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
1 3 (60.00%) Problem Management
1 3 (60.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) Econometrics
3 1 (20.00%) Operations Research
3 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) Time Management
3 1 (20.00%) Predictive Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) Fraud Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Customer Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Markov Chain
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C
1 1 (20.00%) C++
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
1 1 (20.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (20.00%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Postgraduate
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Basel II