Period
to 19 September 2018

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 19 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Risk Management
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 78 118 90
Rank change year-on-year +40 -28 +1
Permanent jobs citing Risk Management 74 32 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.94% 1.21% 1.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.15% 1.30% 2.12%
Number of salaries quoted 42 26 29
Edinburgh median annual salary £55,000 £53,600 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.61% +7.20% +5.26%
10th Percentile £36,500 £35,250 £34,825
90th Percentile £92,500 £135,000 £57,500
Scotland median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +15.79% -9.52% +16.67%

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 2,349 2,462 2,214
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 93.47% 93.12% 93.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1,447 1,485 1,405
Edinburgh median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +3.45%
10th Percentile £29,250 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £67,500 £70,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,500 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.41% -2.22% +5.88%

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 19 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Risk Management in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 September 2018, 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 31 (41.89%) Finance
2 27 (36.49%) Stakeholder Management
3 25 (33.78%) Project Management
4 18 (24.32%) ITIL
5 15 (20.27%) Information Security
5 15 (20.27%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (20.27%) Problem-Solving
6 13 (17.57%) Continuous Improvement
7 12 (16.22%) Service Delivery
7 12 (16.22%) ITIL V3
8 11 (14.86%) Coaching
9 10 (13.51%) Data Protection
10 9 (12.16%) Public Cloud
10 9 (12.16%) Service Design
10 9 (12.16%) Service Management
10 9 (12.16%) PRINCE2
11 8 (10.81%) Degree
11 8 (10.81%) Hybrid Cloud
11 8 (10.81%) Target Operating Model
11 8 (10.81%) Splunk
11 8 (10.81%) ServiceNow
12 7 (9.46%) Line Management
12 7 (9.46%) Credit Risk
12 7 (9.46%) People Management
12 7 (9.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 7 (9.46%) Incident Management
12 7 (9.46%) Banking
13 6 (8.11%) CISM
13 6 (8.11%) SQL
13 6 (8.11%) Software Engineering

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 5 (6.76%) SAS
2 1 (1.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (4.05%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.35%) GitHub
1 1 (1.35%) IaaS
1 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.35%) PaaS
1 1 (1.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.70%) Firewall
1 2 (2.70%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (2.70%) Wireless
2 1 (1.35%) ATM
2 1 (1.35%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.35%) JIRA
1 1 (1.35%) TeamCity
General
1 31 (41.89%) Finance
2 7 (9.46%) Banking
3 5 (6.76%) Retail Banking
4 2 (2.70%) Legal
4 2 (2.70%) Marketing
5 1 (1.35%) Law
5 1 (1.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (17.57%) Project Manager
2 7 (9.46%) IT Manager
2 7 (9.46%) Security Manager
3 6 (8.11%) Analyst
3 6 (8.11%) Information Manager
3 6 (8.11%) Information Security Manager
4 5 (6.76%) IT Project Manager
4 5 (6.76%) Programme Manager
5 4 (5.41%) Senior Software Engineer
5 4 (5.41%) Software Engineer
6 3 (4.05%) Engagement Manager
6 3 (4.05%) Migration Manager
6 3 (4.05%) Risk Manager
6 3 (4.05%) SAS Analyst
6 3 (4.05%) Senior Manager
6 3 (4.05%) Strategy Analyst
7 2 (2.70%) Analytics Manager
7 2 (2.70%) Head of Technical Operations
7 2 (2.70%) Network Services Manager
7 2 (2.70%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.70%) .NET
1 2 (2.70%) CGI
2 1 (1.35%) ISPF
2 1 (1.35%) Java EE
2 1 (1.35%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.16%) Public Cloud
2 8 (10.81%) Hybrid Cloud
3 7 (9.46%) Credit Risk
4 5 (6.76%) PMI
5 3 (4.05%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.05%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.70%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.70%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (1.35%) Analytical Mindset
7 1 (1.35%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (1.35%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (1.35%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.35%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.35%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (1.35%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.70%) Linux
1 2 (2.70%) Unix
1 2 (2.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (36.49%) Stakeholder Management
2 25 (33.78%) Project Management
3 18 (24.32%) ITIL
4 15 (20.27%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (20.27%) Information Security
4 15 (20.27%) Problem-Solving
5 13 (17.57%) Continuous Improvement
6 12 (16.22%) ITIL V3
6 12 (16.22%) Service Delivery
7 11 (14.86%) Coaching
8 10 (13.51%) Data Protection
9 9 (12.16%) PRINCE2
9 9 (12.16%) Service Design
9 9 (12.16%) Service Management
10 8 (10.81%) Target Operating Model
11 7 (9.46%) Incident Management
11 7 (9.46%) Line Management
11 7 (9.46%) People Management
12 6 (8.11%) Cybersecurity
12 6 (8.11%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.11%) SQL
2 2 (2.70%) C#
2 2 (2.70%) JavaScript
2 2 (2.70%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.35%) Assembly Language
3 1 (1.35%) COBOL
3 1 (1.35%) F#
3 1 (1.35%) Java
3 1 (1.35%) JCL
3 1 (1.35%) REXX
Qualifications
1 8 (10.81%) Degree
2 6 (8.11%) CISM
3 5 (6.76%) CISSP
3 5 (6.76%) PMI Certification
3 5 (6.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 4 (5.41%) CRISC
5 3 (4.05%) CISA
5 3 (4.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (2.70%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
7 1 (1.35%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (1.35%) GCIH
7 1 (1.35%) ISEB
7 1 (1.35%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (1.35%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.35%) PCI QSA
7 1 (1.35%) PMP
7 1 (1.35%) SANS
7 1 (1.35%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.35%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.35%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (8.11%) GDPR
3 5 (6.76%) PMO
4 2 (2.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (1.35%) COBIT
5 1 (1.35%) ISO 22301
5 1 (1.35%) PCI DSS
5 1 (1.35%) QA
5 1 (1.35%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.35%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 1 (1.35%) CA Endevor
1 1 (1.35%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 8 (10.81%) ServiceNow
1 8 (10.81%) Splunk
2 3 (4.05%) Cognizant
2 3 (4.05%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.05%) Oracle
3 2 (2.70%) Cisco
3 2 (2.70%) Teradata
4 1 (1.35%) CA
4 1 (1.35%) Capita
4 1 (1.35%) IBM
4 1 (1.35%) Salesforce.com