Period
to 22 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Risk Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Risk Management over the 6 months to 22 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Risk Management
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
22 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 101 115 89
Rank change year-on-year +14 -26 -7
Permanent jobs citing Risk Management 46 32 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.85% 1.19% 2.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.98% 1.29% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 27 18 29
Edinburgh median annual salary £50,000 £58,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.16% +16.50% -2.91%
10th Percentile £42,500 £36,025 £33,550
90th Percentile £95,250 £93,625 £82,500
Scotland median annual salary £59,500 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +15.53% +3.00% -

Risk Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,318 2,490 2,061
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 93.43% 92.60% 93.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1,451 1,599 1,357
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year - +1.12% +4.71%

Risk Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Risk Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Risk Management in Edinburgh

Risk Management
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Risk Management in Edinburgh

Risk Management
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Risk Management in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 22 February 2019.

Salary histogram for Risk Management in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 February 2019, IT jobs citing Risk Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Risk Management.

1 26 (56.52%) Finance
2 20 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (32.61%) Banking
4 14 (30.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (30.43%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (28.26%) Analytics
5 13 (28.26%) SQL
6 12 (26.09%) Python
7 11 (23.91%) PRINCE2
7 11 (23.91%) Project Management
8 9 (19.57%) SAS
8 9 (19.57%) Java
9 8 (17.39%) Management Information System
9 8 (17.39%) QlikView
9 8 (17.39%) Mentoring
9 8 (17.39%) Coaching
9 8 (17.39%) Tableau
9 8 (17.39%) PMO
10 7 (15.22%) Problem-Solving
10 7 (15.22%) Change Control
10 7 (15.22%) Machine Learning
10 7 (15.22%) Big Data
10 7 (15.22%) P3O
10 7 (15.22%) Apache Spark
10 7 (15.22%) Resource Management
10 7 (15.22%) Scala
10 7 (15.22%) Asset Management
10 7 (15.22%) Google
10 7 (15.22%) MATLAB
10 7 (15.22%) Microsoft

Risk Management
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 9 (19.57%) SAS
2 7 (15.22%) Apache Spark
3 3 (6.52%) Apache Pig
4 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (10.87%) SPSS
2 4 (8.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (6.52%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.70%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (8.70%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (6.52%) Google Analytics
3 2 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.17%) GitHub
4 1 (2.17%) IaaS
4 1 (2.17%) PaaS
4 1 (2.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) Firewall
2 1 (2.17%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (2.17%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.39%) QlikView
2 7 (15.22%) Big Data
3 5 (10.87%) Spotfire
4 3 (6.52%) Apache Hive
4 3 (6.52%) Hadoop
4 3 (6.52%) SAS Visual Analytics
5 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.17%) Pentaho
5 1 (2.17%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.17%) JIRA
1 1 (2.17%) Ranorex
1 1 (2.17%) Selenium
1 1 (2.17%) SpecFlow
1 1 (2.17%) TeamCity
General
1 26 (56.52%) Finance
2 15 (32.61%) Banking
3 4 (8.70%) Investment Banking
3 4 (8.70%) Retail Banking
4 3 (6.52%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (21.74%) Analyst
2 7 (15.22%) PMO Lead
3 5 (10.87%) Analytics Manager
3 5 (10.87%) Data Analytics Manager
3 5 (10.87%) Data Manager
3 5 (10.87%) Risk Analyst
4 4 (8.70%) Banking Analyst
4 4 (8.70%) Credit Analyst
4 4 (8.70%) Credit Risk Analyst
4 4 (8.70%) Market Risk Analyst
4 4 (8.70%) Migration Manager
4 4 (8.70%) Product Manager
4 4 (8.70%) Programme Manager
4 4 (8.70%) Qualitative Analyst
4 4 (8.70%) Quantitative Analyst
4 4 (8.70%) Quantitative Risk Analyst
5 3 (6.52%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (6.52%) Senior Manager
5 3 (6.52%) Test Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.87%) .NET
2 2 (4.35%) CGI
3 1 (2.17%) Gherkin
3 1 (2.17%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 14 (30.43%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (17.39%) Management Information System
3 7 (15.22%) PMI
4 5 (10.87%) Credit Risk
5 4 (8.70%) Derivative
5 4 (8.70%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (8.70%) Hedge funds
5 4 (8.70%) Market Risk
6 1 (2.17%) Analytical Mindset
6 1 (2.17%) Public Cloud
6 1 (2.17%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.35%) Linux
1 2 (4.35%) Unix
1 2 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (30.43%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (28.26%) Analytics
4 11 (23.91%) PRINCE2
4 11 (23.91%) Project Management
5 8 (17.39%) Coaching
5 8 (17.39%) Mentoring
6 7 (15.22%) Asset Management
6 7 (15.22%) Change Control
6 7 (15.22%) Machine Learning
6 7 (15.22%) Problem-Solving
6 7 (15.22%) Resource Management
7 6 (13.04%) Decision-Making
7 6 (13.04%) ITIL
8 5 (10.87%) Data Analytics
8 5 (10.87%) Data Cleansing
8 5 (10.87%) Data Visualisation
8 5 (10.87%) Information Security
8 5 (10.87%) Mathematics
8 5 (10.87%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 13 (28.26%) SQL
2 12 (26.09%) Python
3 9 (19.57%) Java
4 7 (15.22%) MATLAB
4 7 (15.22%) Scala
5 5 (10.87%) PL/SQL
6 4 (8.70%) C++
6 4 (8.70%) VBA
7 3 (6.52%) R
8 2 (4.35%) C#
9 1 (2.17%) F#
9 1 (2.17%) JavaScript
9 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (15.22%) PMI Certification
2 5 (10.87%) Degree
3 4 (8.70%) CFA
3 4 (8.70%) PhD
4 3 (6.52%) ISTQB
5 2 (4.35%) CISSP
6 1 (2.17%) CEH
6 1 (2.17%) CISA
6 1 (2.17%) CISM
6 1 (2.17%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (2.17%) GIAC
6 1 (2.17%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (2.17%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.39%) PMO
2 7 (15.22%) P3O
3 5 (10.87%) Data Quality
4 4 (8.70%) CRD IV
5 2 (4.35%) QA
6 1 (2.17%) Basel III
6 1 (2.17%) COBIT
6 1 (2.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (2.17%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 3 (6.52%) Ambari
Vendors
1 8 (17.39%) Tableau
2 7 (15.22%) Google
2 7 (15.22%) Microsoft
3 6 (13.04%) Oracle
4 4 (8.70%) Cognizant
5 3 (6.52%) Platfora
6 1 (2.17%) Talend