The median annual salary for a Risk Analyst was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Risk Analyst
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 99 91 98
Rank change year-on-year -8 +7  
Permanent jobs requiring a Risk Analyst 2 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.16% 0.17% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.17% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Median salary £45,000 - £52,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,250
% change year-on-year +12.50% +7.38%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1185 1148 1325
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 94.95% 95.91% 95.39%
Number of salaries quoted 723 663 833
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +0.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £67,100
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Risk Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh that featured Risk Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Risk Analyst in Edinburgh

Risk Analyst
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Risk Analyst in Edinburgh

Risk Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, 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 across the Edinburgh region featuring Risk Analyst in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SAS
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) Data Analytics
2 2 (50.00%) Analytics
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) Regulatory Compliance
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (50.00%) Spotfire
2 2 (50.00%) QlikView
2 2 (50.00%) Credit Risk
3 1 (25.00%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (25.00%) Base SAS
3 1 (25.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (25.00%) R
3 1 (25.00%) Tableau
3 1 (25.00%) Data Quality
3 1 (25.00%) Machine Learning
3 1 (25.00%) Statistical Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Data Management
3 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Norkom
3 1 (25.00%) IBM
3 1 (25.00%) JCL
3 1 (25.00%) MATLAB

Risk Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 4 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) QlikView
1 2 (50.00%) Spotfire
2 1 (25.00%) Base SAS
2 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (25.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) Credit Risk
3 1 (25.00%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (25.00%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Analytics
1 2 (50.00%) Data Analytics
1 2 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (50.00%) Regulatory Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Anti-Money Laundering
2 1 (25.00%) Behavioural Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Data Management
2 1 (25.00%) Internal Audit
2 1 (25.00%) Issue Tracking
2 1 (25.00%) Machine Learning
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Statistical Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) JCL
2 1 (25.00%) MATLAB
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) IBM
1 1 (25.00%) Norkom
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) Tableau
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