The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside with a requirement for Risk Assessment skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Risk Assessment over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Risk Assessment
North West / Merseyside
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 53 55
Permanent jobs citing Risk Assessment 0 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside - 0.85% 0.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.04% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 5
Median salary - £63,750 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.86%  
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £47,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +15.78% -9.52%  

Risk Assessment is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Merseyside
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 479 386 443
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 89.37% 82.48% 86.86%
Number of salaries quoted 339 310 323
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -8.04%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Risk Assessment
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Merseyside citing Risk Assessment as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Risk Assessment in Merseyside

Risk Assessment
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for Risk Assessment in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT jobs citing Risk Assessment also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Merseyside region with a requirement for Risk Assessment.

1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Change Management
1 3 (100.00%) Release Management
1 3 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Metrics
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (66.67%) Coaching
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Strategic Management
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Publishing
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (66.67%) MS Visio
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Six Sigma
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Remedy
3 1 (33.33%) Games
3 1 (33.33%) ITSM
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) CMDB
3 1 (33.33%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared

Risk Assessment
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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:

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (66.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Remedy ITSM
General
1 2 (66.67%) Publishing
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Games
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Change and Release Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Change Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Compliance Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Release Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) CMDB
1 1 (33.33%) PlayStation
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Change Management
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Metrics
1 3 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 3 (100.00%) Release Management
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Coaching
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) Six Sigma
2 2 (66.67%) Strategic Management
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (33.33%) Innovation Management
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
3 1 (33.33%) ITSM
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Remedy