The median annual salary for a Risk Analyst was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 3 months to 23 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
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 148 159 181
Rank change year-on-year +11 +22  
Permanent jobs requiring a Risk Analyst 10 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.40% 0.10% 0.030%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.10% 0.031%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 0
Median salary £45,000 £29,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +52.54% -  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds. 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
Leeds
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2458 2871 3253
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 97.12% 97.89% 98.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2042 2375 2576
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
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 Leeds

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

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 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 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 Leeds region featuring Risk Analyst in the job title.

1 9 (81.82%) Risk Management
1 9 (81.82%) IT Governance
2 6 (54.55%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (45.45%) CISMP
3 5 (45.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (45.45%) Information Security
3 5 (45.45%) CISA
3 5 (45.45%) Information Security Management
3 5 (45.45%) Security Management
3 5 (45.45%) IT Audit
3 5 (45.45%) Cyber Essentials
3 5 (45.45%) CRISC
4 4 (36.36%) Issue Tracking
4 4 (36.36%) Information Governance
4 4 (36.36%) Finance
4 4 (36.36%) Risk Assessment
4 4 (36.36%) Data Governance
5 2 (18.18%) Strategic Management
5 2 (18.18%) Degree
5 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
5 2 (18.18%) SQL
5 2 (18.18%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
6 1 (9.09%) Analytics
6 1 (9.09%) Credit Risk Analytics
6 1 (9.09%) JSP
6 1 (9.09%) XML
6 1 (9.09%) Unix
6 1 (9.09%) Windows
6 1 (9.09%) SAS
6 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003

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 (9.09%) SAS
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) HTML
1 1 (9.09%) JSP
1 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Unix
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) IT Governance
1 9 (81.82%) Risk Management
2 6 (54.55%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (45.45%) Information Security
3 5 (45.45%) Information Security Management
3 5 (45.45%) IT Audit
3 5 (45.45%) Security Management
4 4 (36.36%) Data Governance
4 4 (36.36%) Information Governance
4 4 (36.36%) Issue Tracking
4 4 (36.36%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (18.18%) Strategic Management
6 1 (9.09%) Analytics
6 1 (9.09%) Credit Risk Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) Java
2 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) CISA
1 5 (45.45%) CISMP
1 5 (45.45%) CRISC
2 2 (18.18%) Degree
2 2 (18.18%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) Cyber Essentials
1 5 (45.45%) ISO/IEC 27001