The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Risk Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Risk Management over the 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Risk Management
UK / Scotland
Rank 62 106 91
Rank change year-on-year +44 -15  
Permanent jobs citing Risk Management 86 48 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 3.78% 1.65% 2.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.15% 1.83% 2.64%
Number of salaries quoted 37 22 36
Median salary £50,000 £46,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.69% -16.36%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,250 £39,375
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £74,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £51,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -2.85% -  

Risk Management 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 2072 2629 2732
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 91.08% 90.59% 88.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1302 1695 1671
Median salary £45,000 £46,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.17% +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Risk Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Risk Management in Scotland

Risk Management
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Risk Management in Scotland

Risk Management
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Risk Management in Scotland over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Risk Management in Scotland

Risk Management
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 Management within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 March 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 +44 43 £45,000 +1.12%
Edinburgh +20 38 £50,000 - 2
Renfrewshire +3 4 £42,500 -7.60%
Aberdeen +3 1 £42,500 -
Risk Management
UK

Risk Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, IT jobs citing Risk Management 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 Management.

1 75 (57.69%) Finance
2 34 (26.15%) Python
3 33 (25.38%) Degree
4 32 (24.62%) Data Analysis
4 32 (24.62%) Java
4 32 (24.62%) Project Management
5 31 (23.85%) Analytical Skills
6 24 (18.46%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (15.38%) SQL
7 20 (15.38%) SAS
7 20 (15.38%) Machine Learning
8 19 (14.62%) Analytics
9 18 (13.85%) Change Control
9 18 (13.85%) Stakeholder Management
10 17 (13.08%) Legal
10 17 (13.08%) Data Mining
10 17 (13.08%) Business Analysis
10 17 (13.08%) Line Management
10 17 (13.08%) Anti-Money Laundering
11 16 (12.31%) Banking
11 16 (12.31%) Continuous Improvement
11 16 (12.31%) Waterfall
11 16 (12.31%) ITIL
12 15 (11.54%) PRINCE2
12 15 (11.54%) SDLC
13 14 (10.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 13 (10.00%) Market Risk
14 13 (10.00%) Reference Data
14 13 (10.00%) CISM
14 13 (10.00%) Workflow

Risk Management
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 20 (15.38%) SAS
2 12 (9.23%) Apache Pig
3 1 (0.77%) MQSeries
Applications
1 5 (3.85%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.31%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (7.69%) Endur
1 10 (7.69%) OpenLink RightAngle
2 4 (3.08%) SunGard APT
3 1 (0.77%) Magento
3 1 (0.77%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.77%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.77%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.77%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.77%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.77%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.31%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.08%) Network Security
2 2 (1.54%) Firewall
3 1 (0.77%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.77%) LDAP
3 1 (0.77%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (13.08%) Data Mining
2 12 (9.23%) Apache Hive
2 12 (9.23%) Hadoop
3 8 (6.15%) Big Data
4 4 (3.08%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (2.31%) SQL Server
6 2 (1.54%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.77%) DB2
7 1 (0.77%) MS Access
7 1 (0.77%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 2 (1.54%) Ant
1 2 (1.54%) Git (software)
1 2 (1.54%) Hudson
1 2 (1.54%) Maven
1 2 (1.54%) Sonatype Nexus
1 2 (1.54%) Subversion
1 2 (1.54%) TeamCity
General
1 75 (57.69%) Finance
2 17 (13.08%) Legal
3 16 (12.31%) Banking
4 8 (6.15%) Retail
5 6 (4.62%) Back Office
5 6 (4.62%) Investment Banking
6 5 (3.85%) Manufacturing
7 4 (3.08%) Front Office
7 4 (3.08%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.77%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.77%) Marketing
8 1 (0.77%) Private Banking
8 1 (0.77%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (21.54%) Developer
2 21 (16.15%) Consultant
2 21 (16.15%) Python Developer
3 20 (15.38%) Security Manager
4 14 (10.77%) Infrastructure Manager
4 14 (10.77%) Project Manager
5 13 (10.00%) Analyst
5 13 (10.00%) Lead Developer
6 12 (9.23%) IT Manager
7 10 (7.69%) Endur Consultant
7 10 (7.69%) OpenLink Consultant
8 9 (6.92%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 9 (6.92%) Senior Consultant
9 8 (6.15%) Applications Developer
9 8 (6.15%) Compliance Manager
10 7 (5.38%) IT Security Manager
10 7 (5.38%) Java Developer
11 5 (3.85%) Business Analyst
11 5 (3.85%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
11 5 (3.85%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.54%) REST
1 2 (1.54%) SOAP
1 2 (1.54%) Spring
1 2 (1.54%) Spring Boot
2 1 (0.77%) ISPF
2 1 (0.77%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 31 (23.85%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (10.00%) Market Risk
2 13 (10.00%) Reference Data
3 8 (6.15%) Client/Server
3 8 (6.15%) Computer Science
3 8 (6.15%) Derivative
3 8 (6.15%) Robotics
4 6 (4.62%) Data Protection Act
5 4 (3.08%) Credit Risk
5 4 (3.08%) Hybrid Cloud
5 4 (3.08%) OTC Derivatives
6 3 (2.31%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.77%) Cybercrime
7 1 (0.77%) FMCG
7 1 (0.77%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.77%) Social Media
7 1 (0.77%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.85%) Unix
2 2 (1.54%) Windows
3 1 (0.77%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (24.62%) Data Analysis
1 32 (24.62%) Project Management
2 24 (18.46%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (15.38%) Machine Learning
4 19 (14.62%) Analytics
5 18 (13.85%) Change Control
5 18 (13.85%) Stakeholder Management
6 17 (13.08%) Anti-Money Laundering
6 17 (13.08%) Business Analysis
6 17 (13.08%) Line Management
7 16 (12.31%) Continuous Improvement
7 16 (12.31%) ITIL
7 16 (12.31%) Waterfall
8 15 (11.54%) PRINCE2
8 15 (11.54%) SDLC
9 13 (10.00%) KYC
9 13 (10.00%) Workflow
10 12 (9.23%) Information Security
10 12 (9.23%) OO
10 12 (9.23%) Regression Analysis
Programming Languages
1 34 (26.15%) Python
2 32 (24.62%) Java
3 20 (15.38%) SQL
4 12 (9.23%) R
5 8 (6.15%) C++
6 4 (3.08%) MATLAB
7 1 (0.77%) Assembly Language
7 1 (0.77%) CLIST
7 1 (0.77%) JCL
7 1 (0.77%) Perl
7 1 (0.77%) PHP
7 1 (0.77%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.77%) REXX
7 1 (0.77%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 33 (25.38%) Degree
2 13 (10.00%) CISM
2 13 (10.00%) CISSP
3 5 (3.85%) CISA
3 5 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (3.08%) CFA
5 3 (2.31%) PCI QSA
6 2 (1.54%) APMP
6 2 (1.54%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.54%) MBA
6 2 (1.54%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.54%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.77%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (10.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (6.15%) PCI DSS
3 6 (4.62%) GDPR
4 5 (3.85%) PMO
4 5 (3.85%) QA
5 4 (3.08%) COBIT
6 3 (2.31%) PA-DSS
7 1 (0.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.77%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.77%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.77%) Job Entry Subsystem
1 1 (0.77%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 12 (9.23%) Ambari
2 1 (0.77%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 11 (8.46%) Oracle
2 10 (7.69%) OpenLink
2 10 (7.69%) Triple Point
3 5 (3.85%) SAP
4 4 (3.08%) Bloomberg
4 4 (3.08%) Charles River
4 4 (3.08%) Microsoft
4 4 (3.08%) Red Hat
4 4 (3.08%) SunGard
5 2 (1.54%) Cognizant
5 2 (1.54%) HP
6 1 (0.77%) Blue Coat
6 1 (0.77%) CA
6 1 (0.77%) Sybase
6 1 (0.77%) Symantec
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