Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Risk Analyst was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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

Risk Analyst
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 211 226 272
Rank change year-on-year +15 +46 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Risk Analyst 10 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.20% 0.056% 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.057% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 1
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £34,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +32.35% -20.00% +13.33%
West Yorkshire median annual salary £43,750 £34,000 £31,250
% change year-on-year +28.68% +8.80% -10.71%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Leeds
Permanent vacancies in Leeds with a recognized job title 4743 5284 6787
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.03% 98.09% 97.72%
Number of salaries quoted 4008 4560 5454
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £26,750 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Risk Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings that featured Risk Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for Risk Analyst in Leeds

Risk Analyst
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Risk Analyst in Leeds

Risk Analyst Skill Set
Top 27 Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Leeds region featuring Risk Analyst in the job title.

1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) Information Security
2 5 (50.00%) IT Governance
2 5 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 5 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (50.00%) CRISC
3 4 (40.00%) Compliance Audit
3 4 (40.00%) Issue Tracking
3 4 (40.00%) Information Governance
3 4 (40.00%) Data Governance
3 4 (40.00%) Risk Assessment
3 4 (40.00%) CISSP
4 1 (10.00%) SAS
4 1 (10.00%) CISA
4 1 (10.00%) Information Security Management
4 1 (10.00%) Security Management
4 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (10.00%) CISMP
4 1 (10.00%) Strategic Management
4 1 (10.00%) Credit Risk
4 1 (10.00%) Stress Testing
4 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (10.00%) Degree
4 1 (10.00%) Analytics
4 1 (10.00%) IT Audit
4 1 (10.00%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (10.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor

Risk Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 1 (10.00%) SAS
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Credit Risk
1 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 5 (50.00%) Information Security
1 5 (50.00%) IT Governance
1 5 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 4 (40.00%) Compliance Audit
2 4 (40.00%) Data Governance
2 4 (40.00%) Information Governance
2 4 (40.00%) Issue Tracking
2 4 (40.00%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (10.00%) Analytics
3 1 (10.00%) Information Security Management
3 1 (10.00%) IT Audit
3 1 (10.00%) Security Management
3 1 (10.00%) Strategic Management
3 1 (10.00%) Stress Testing
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) CRISC
2 4 (40.00%) CISSP
3 1 (10.00%) CISA
3 1 (10.00%) CISMP
3 1 (10.00%) Degree
3 1 (10.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) Cyber Essentials
1 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001