Period
to 18 November 2017

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 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Risk Management
UK > Scotland
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 128 109 100
Rank change year-on-year -19 -9 -5
Permanent jobs citing Risk Management 99 110 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.76% 2.12% 2.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.94% 2.32% 2.80%
Number of salaries quoted 62 53 79
Scotland median annual salary £48,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.57% +10.53% -4.23%
10th Percentile £35,550 £34,300 £31,750
90th Percentile £85,500 £70,000 £72,100
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +4.35% -

Risk Management 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 5097 4751 5852
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 90.82% 91.40% 90.87%
Number of salaries quoted 3246 2882 3705
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +2.41%
10th Percentile £28,250 £28,250 £27,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £63,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +5.56%

Risk Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

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 6 months to 18 November 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 6 months to 18 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 -8 56 £45,000 -14.29% 2
Edinburgh -11 40 £50,000 +2.56% 1
Stirling -4 1 - -
Risk Management
UK

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 62 (62.63%) Finance
2 41 (41.41%) Java
3 33 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (28.28%) Banking
5 23 (23.23%) OO
6 22 (22.22%) Big Data
7 20 (20.20%) Information Security
8 19 (19.19%) Python
8 19 (19.19%) C++
8 19 (19.19%) Degree
9 16 (16.16%) Analytical Skills
10 15 (15.15%) CISSP
10 15 (15.15%) Stakeholder Management
10 15 (15.15%) CISM
11 14 (14.14%) SQL
12 13 (13.13%) Client/Server
12 13 (13.13%) Robotics
12 13 (13.13%) Machine Learning
13 11 (11.11%) Computer Science
14 10 (10.10%) C#
15 9 (9.09%) Project Management
15 9 (9.09%) PL/SQL
15 9 (9.09%) Unix
15 9 (9.09%) Legal
15 9 (9.09%) TDD
15 9 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 9 (9.09%) Unit Testing
16 8 (8.08%) Service Delivery
16 8 (8.08%) Oracle
16 8 (8.08%) SQL Server

Risk Management
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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (5.05%) Apache
1 5 (5.05%) JBoss
2 2 (2.02%) Confluence
2 2 (2.02%) SAS
3 1 (1.01%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (3.03%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.01%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (4.04%) Endur
2 1 (1.01%) AquaLogic BPM
2 1 (1.01%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.01%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.06%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.01%) GitHub
3 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.05%) GPRS
1 5 (5.05%) SMS
2 2 (2.02%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (22.22%) Big Data
2 8 (8.08%) SQL Server
3 7 (7.07%) Relational Database
4 6 (6.06%) Oracle Database
5 5 (5.05%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.01%) GIS
6 1 (1.01%) MS Access
6 1 (1.01%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.01%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (3.03%) Cucumber
1 3 (3.03%) Eclipse
1 3 (3.03%) JIRA
1 3 (3.03%) JUnit
1 3 (3.03%) Maven
1 3 (3.03%) Mockito
1 3 (3.03%) NetBeans
1 3 (3.03%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.01%) TeamCity
General
1 62 (62.63%) Finance
2 28 (28.28%) Banking
3 9 (9.09%) Legal
4 5 (5.05%) Investment Banking
5 4 (4.04%) Retail Banking
6 2 (2.02%) Retail
7 1 (1.01%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.01%) Front Office
7 1 (1.01%) International Banking
7 1 (1.01%) Law
7 1 (1.01%) Marketing
7 1 (1.01%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (28.28%) Developer
2 16 (16.16%) Python Developer
3 13 (13.13%) Applications Developer
4 12 (12.12%) Consultant
5 10 (10.10%) Analyst
5 10 (10.10%) Risk Manager
6 9 (9.09%) Java Developer
7 7 (7.07%) Service Manager
8 6 (6.06%) Delivery Manager
8 6 (6.06%) Senior Developer
8 6 (6.06%) Senior Java Developer
9 5 (5.05%) Security Consultant
9 5 (5.05%) Security Manager
10 4 (4.04%) Compliance Manager
10 4 (4.04%) Endur Consultant
10 4 (4.04%) Information Security Consultant
10 4 (4.04%) IT Manager
10 4 (4.04%) OpenLink Consultant
10 4 (4.04%) Security Compliance Manager
10 4 (4.04%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.07%) Hibernate
1 7 (7.07%) Spring
2 6 (6.06%) J2EE
3 5 (5.05%) .NET
3 5 (5.05%) Web Services
4 3 (3.03%) .NET Framework
5 2 (2.02%) CGI
5 2 (2.02%) Middleware
6 1 (1.01%) Apache Camel
6 1 (1.01%) Apache MINA
6 1 (1.01%) Java EE
6 1 (1.01%) JMS
6 1 (1.01%) SOAP
6 1 (1.01%) Swing
6 1 (1.01%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (16.16%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (13.13%) Client/Server
2 13 (13.13%) Robotics
3 11 (11.11%) Computer Science
4 5 (5.05%) Data Centre
5 4 (4.04%) Management Information System
5 4 (4.04%) PMI
6 3 (3.03%) Derivative
7 2 (2.02%) Credit Risk
7 2 (2.02%) Mainframe
7 2 (2.02%) Public Cloud
7 2 (2.02%) Smart Meter
7 2 (2.02%) Virtual Team
8 1 (1.01%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.01%) Cybercrime
8 1 (1.01%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (1.01%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.01%) Hedge funds
8 1 (1.01%) Social Media
8 1 (1.01%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.09%) Unix
2 4 (4.04%) Linux
3 1 (1.01%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (23.23%) OO
3 20 (20.20%) Information Security
4 15 (15.15%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (13.13%) Machine Learning
6 9 (9.09%) Project Management
6 9 (9.09%) TDD
6 9 (9.09%) Unit Testing
7 8 (8.08%) Service Delivery
8 7 (7.07%) Business Analysis
8 7 (7.07%) Coaching
8 7 (7.07%) ITIL
9 6 (6.06%) Acceptance Criteria
9 6 (6.06%) BDD
9 6 (6.06%) Change Control
9 6 (6.06%) Collaborative Working
9 6 (6.06%) Concurrent Programming
9 6 (6.06%) Multithreading
9 6 (6.06%) Performance Management
9 6 (6.06%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 41 (41.41%) Java
2 19 (19.19%) C++
2 19 (19.19%) Python
3 14 (14.14%) SQL
4 10 (10.10%) C#
5 9 (9.09%) PL/SQL
6 5 (5.05%) Shell Script
7 3 (3.03%) Smalltalk
8 1 (1.01%) F#
8 1 (1.01%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.01%) PHP
8 1 (1.01%) XPath
Qualifications
1 19 (19.19%) Degree
2 15 (15.15%) CISM
2 15 (15.15%) CISSP
3 6 (6.06%) CASP
3 6 (6.06%) CISA
3 6 (6.06%) CompTIA Security+
3 6 (6.06%) Security+ Certification
4 5 (5.05%) Security Cleared
5 4 (4.04%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (4.04%) Master's Degree
5 4 (4.04%) MBA
5 4 (4.04%) Numerate Degree
5 4 (4.04%) PMI Certification
6 2 (2.02%) CRISC
6 2 (2.02%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
6 2 (2.02%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.01%) ACCA
7 1 (1.01%) CEH
7 1 (1.01%) CIMA
7 1 (1.01%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (5.05%) PCI DSS
3 4 (4.04%) PMO
3 4 (4.04%) SLA
4 3 (3.03%) GDPR
5 2 (2.02%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 2 (2.02%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (2.02%) Solvency II
6 1 (1.01%) Basel III
6 1 (1.01%) COBIT
6 1 (1.01%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (1.01%) IFRS
6 1 (1.01%) IFRS 9
6 1 (1.01%) ISO 22301
6 1 (1.01%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (8.08%) Oracle
2 5 (5.05%) Remedy
3 4 (4.04%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.04%) OpenLink
4 1 (1.01%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.01%) Teradata
4 1 (1.01%) Twitter