The table below looks at the statistics for the Risk Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands 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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Risk Analyst
Rank 208 201 202
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Risk Analyst 15 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.27% 0.15% 0.061%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.16% 0.065%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 3
Average salary £38,500 £36,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -2.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £32,500 £31,900
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £43,250 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.29% +2.66%
Risk Analyst
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5358 5142 4651
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.63% 95.22% 94.76%
Number of salaries quoted 4479 4376 3966
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Risk Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Risk Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Risk Analyst
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Risk Analyst Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Risk Analyst
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Risk Analyst across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

Risk Analyst Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Risk Analyst
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Analyst within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014. 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
Birmingham +2 13 £38,500 -9.41%
Solihull +3 1 £35,000 +7.69%
Staffordshire - 1 £21,000 -
Risk Analyst
England

Risk Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 20 (95.24%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (71.43%) Credit Risk
2 15 (71.43%) Finance
3 13 (61.90%) SQL
4 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
5 10 (47.62%) Business Analysis
6 9 (42.86%) Derivative
6 9 (42.86%) Banking
6 9 (42.86%) MS Office
6 9 (42.86%) Quality Management
7 7 (33.33%) QA
7 7 (33.33%) Risk Management
7 7 (33.33%) ERwin
7 7 (33.33%) Toad
8 5 (23.81%) C
8 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
8 5 (23.81%) MS Access
8 5 (23.81%) French Language
8 5 (23.81%) Mathematics
8 5 (23.81%) Project Planning
9 4 (19.05%) Degree
10 3 (14.29%) Economics
10 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
10 3 (14.29%) Operations Management
11 2 (9.52%) Market Risk
11 2 (9.52%) Data Analysis
11 2 (9.52%) Investment Banking
12 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 1 (4.76%) Business Continuity
12 1 (4.76%) Information Security

Risk Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 (4.76%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (42.86%) MS Office
2 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 7 (33.33%) Toad
1 7 (33.33%) ERwin
General
1 15 (71.43%) Finance
2 9 (42.86%) Banking
3 5 (23.81%) French Language
4 2 (9.52%) Investment Banking
Miscellaneous
1 20 (95.24%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (71.43%) Credit Risk
3 9 (42.86%) Derivative
4 5 (23.81%) Mathematics
5 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
5 3 (14.29%) Economics
6 2 (9.52%) Market Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Business Analysis
2 9 (42.86%) Quality Management
3 7 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 5 (23.81%) Project Planning
5 3 (14.29%) Operations Management
6 2 (9.52%) Data Analysis
7 1 (4.76%) GAP Analysis
7 1 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (4.76%) Analytics
7 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (4.76%) Business Continuity
7 1 (4.76%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 13 (61.90%) SQL
2 5 (23.81%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) Microsoft