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 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Risk Assessment
UK / Scotland
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 149 154 141
Rank change year-on-year +5 -13  
Permanent jobs citing Risk Assessment 8 8 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.30% 0.28% 0.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 0.31% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 16
Median salary £71,250 £60,000 £55,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% +8.10%  
90% offered a salary of more than £66,250 £43,750 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £76,500 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £48,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +14.58% -8.57%  

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 Scotland with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2463 2589 2832
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 91.46% 91.42% 89.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1579 1455 1775
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £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 Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 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
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 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +12 3 £67,000 +3.07% 1
Edinburgh - 3 £75,000 -
Inverclyde - 2 £66,000 -
Risk Assessment
UK

For the 6 months to 26 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Risk Assessment.

1 5 (50.00%) CISSP
2 4 (40.00%) CISM
2 4 (40.00%) Security Management
2 4 (40.00%) Risk Management
2 4 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (40.00%) PCI DSS
2 4 (40.00%) GDPR
3 3 (30.00%) SuccessFactors
3 3 (30.00%) Information Security Management
3 3 (30.00%) ISMS
3 3 (30.00%) Data Protection
3 3 (30.00%) Business Transformation
3 3 (30.00%) Line Management
3 3 (30.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (30.00%) Information Security
3 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (30.00%) SAP
3 3 (30.00%) Project Management
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) Finance
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (20.00%) Scrum
4 2 (20.00%) Business Development
4 2 (20.00%) Internal Audit
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL V3
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (10.00%) Analytics

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:

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) SuccessFactors
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Legal
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Compliance Manager
1 4 (40.00%) Security Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Audit Manager
3 1 (10.00%) HR Advisor
3 1 (10.00%) IT Audit Manager
3 1 (10.00%) IT Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Risk Management
1 4 (40.00%) Security Management
2 3 (30.00%) Business Transformation
2 3 (30.00%) Data Protection
2 3 (30.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (30.00%) Information Security
2 3 (30.00%) Information Security Management
2 3 (30.00%) ISMS
2 3 (30.00%) Line Management
2 3 (30.00%) Project Management
2 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Business Development
3 2 (20.00%) Internal Audit
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) Scrum
3 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Supply Chain Management
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) CISSP
2 4 (40.00%) CISM
3 1 (10.00%) CISA
3 1 (10.00%) Degree
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) GDPR
1 4 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (40.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) SAP
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle