Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Risk Assessment
UK > Scotland
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 214 187 202
Rank change year-on-year -27 +15 +44
Permanent jobs citing Risk Assessment 12 27 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.21% 0.52% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.57% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 8 16 21
Scotland median annual salary £68,750 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.95% +16.67% +16.88%
10th Percentile £61,250 £26,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £85,500 £62,500 £72,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% -

Risk Assessment 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 Scotland with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5151 4761 5775
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 90.88% 91.43% 90.86%
Number of salaries quoted 3290 2887 3650
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +2.41%
10th Percentile £28,250 £28,250 £27,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £63,775
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +5.56%

Risk Assessment
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Risk Assessment as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Risk Assessment in Scotland

Risk Assessment
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Risk Assessment in Scotland

Risk Assessment
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Risk Assessment in Scotland over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Risk Assessment in Scotland

Risk Assessment
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Assessment within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -13 7 £62,500 -3.85%
Edinburgh -25 5 £81,000 +54.29%
Risk Assessment
UK

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Risk Assessment.

1 5 (41.67%) CISSP
1 5 (41.67%) C
1 5 (41.67%) RMADS
1 5 (41.67%) Test Strategy
1 5 (41.67%) Government Security Classifications
2 4 (33.33%) Business Transformation
2 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 4 (33.33%) SAP
2 4 (33.33%) Scrum
2 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (16.67%) SAP IS-U
3 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (16.67%) SuccessFactors
3 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 2 (16.67%) Coaching
3 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 2 (16.67%) Finance
3 2 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Virtual Team
3 2 (16.67%) Collaborative Working
3 2 (16.67%) Solvency II
3 2 (16.67%) Business Development
4 1 (8.33%) CESG
4 1 (8.33%) CESG CLAS
4 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (8.33%) Aerospace

Risk Assessment
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) SuccessFactors
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Product Manager
1 5 (41.67%) Security Manager
1 5 (41.67%) Security Product Manager
2 4 (33.33%) Architect
2 4 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (25.00%) SAP Architect
3 3 (25.00%) SAP Solutions Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Risk Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Security Advisor
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (16.67%) Virtual Team
2 1 (8.33%) CESG
2 1 (8.33%) CESG CLAS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Test Strategy
2 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) Business Transformation
2 4 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 4 (33.33%) Scrum
2 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (16.67%) Business Development
3 2 (16.67%) Coaching
3 2 (16.67%) Collaborative Working
3 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 2 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
4 1 (8.33%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) CISSP
2 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) CESG Certified Professional
3 1 (8.33%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) Government Security Classifications
1 5 (41.67%) RMADS
2 2 (16.67%) Solvency II
3 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) SAP