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

Risk Management
UK / Scotland
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 97 73
Rank change year-on-year +5 -24  
Permanent jobs citing Risk Management 65 65 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 2.41% 2.30% 3.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.64% 2.51% 3.39%
Number of salaries quoted 40 25 57
Median salary £50,250 £47,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.78% +13.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,750 £70,000 £55,400
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.94% +3.00%  

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 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 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 26 June 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 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 +24 43 £45,000 -5.26% 4
Edinburgh -11 17 £53,600 +4.58% 6
Inverclyde - 2 £66,000 -
Aberdeen - 1 £50,500 -
Risk Management
UK

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 100 (67.57%) Finance
2 51 (34.46%) Java
3 41 (27.70%) Python
4 35 (23.65%) Project Management
4 35 (23.65%) Degree
5 33 (22.30%) Agile Software Development
6 32 (21.62%) Analytical Skills
7 29 (19.59%) Machine Learning
8 26 (17.57%) OO
9 25 (16.89%) Big Data
10 24 (16.22%) Stakeholder Management
11 22 (14.86%) CISSP
11 22 (14.86%) Data Analysis
11 22 (14.86%) Banking
11 22 (14.86%) Line Management
12 20 (13.51%) Robotics
12 20 (13.51%) Client/Server
12 20 (13.51%) C++
12 20 (13.51%) CISM
12 20 (13.51%) Continuous Improvement
13 17 (11.49%) SQL
13 17 (11.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 16 (10.81%) ITIL
14 16 (10.81%) Analytics
15 15 (10.14%) Waterfall
16 14 (9.46%) SAS
16 14 (9.46%) Information Security
16 14 (9.46%) Business Analysis
16 14 (9.46%) Computer Science
17 13 (8.78%) PCI DSS

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 14 (9.46%) SAS
2 9 (6.08%) Apache Pig
3 4 (2.70%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.68%) Confluence
4 1 (0.68%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (2.03%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (2.03%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 8 (5.41%) Endur
1 8 (5.41%) OpenLink RightAngle
2 1 (0.68%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (0.68%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.68%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.68%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.68%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.68%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.38%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.35%) Network Security
2 1 (0.68%) HTTP
2 1 (0.68%) LAN
2 1 (0.68%) LDAP
2 1 (0.68%) VLAN
2 1 (0.68%) VoIP
2 1 (0.68%) WAN
2 1 (0.68%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (16.89%) Big Data
2 13 (8.78%) Data Mining
3 10 (6.76%) Relational Database
4 9 (6.08%) Apache Hive
4 9 (6.08%) Hadoop
5 8 (5.41%) SQL Server
6 3 (2.03%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.35%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.35%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.35%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.35%) SAP BW
8 1 (0.68%) MS Access
8 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (4.05%) Maven
2 5 (3.38%) Subversion
3 3 (2.03%) Eclipse
3 3 (2.03%) JUnit
3 3 (2.03%) NetBeans
3 3 (2.03%) TeamCity
3 3 (2.03%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.35%) Ant
4 2 (1.35%) Cucumber
4 2 (1.35%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.35%) Hudson
4 2 (1.35%) Mockito
4 2 (1.35%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (0.68%) JIRA
5 1 (0.68%) tSQLt
General
1 100 (67.57%) Finance
2 22 (14.86%) Banking
3 13 (8.78%) Legal
4 9 (6.08%) Retail
5 5 (3.38%) Investment Banking
6 3 (2.03%) Back Office
6 3 (2.03%) Private Banking
7 2 (1.35%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.35%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.35%) Marketing
7 2 (1.35%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.68%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 42 (28.38%) Developer
2 31 (20.95%) Python Developer
3 21 (14.19%) Security Manager
4 20 (13.51%) Applications Developer
4 20 (13.51%) Consultant
5 12 (8.11%) Compliance Manager
5 12 (8.11%) Infrastructure Manager
5 12 (8.11%) Lead Developer
6 10 (6.76%) Java Developer
7 9 (6.08%) Project Manager
7 9 (6.08%) Senior Consultant
8 8 (5.41%) Analyst
8 8 (5.41%) Endur Consultant
8 8 (5.41%) IT Manager
8 8 (5.41%) OpenLink Consultant
8 8 (5.41%) Senior Developer
8 8 (5.41%) Senior Java Developer
8 8 (5.41%) Senior Manager
9 7 (4.73%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 6 (4.05%) IT Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.08%) Spring
2 7 (4.73%) Hibernate
3 5 (3.38%) J2EE
3 5 (3.38%) SOAP
4 3 (2.03%) .NET
4 3 (2.03%) .NET Framework
4 3 (2.03%) Middleware
4 3 (2.03%) REST
5 2 (1.35%) Apache CXF
5 2 (1.35%) JMS
5 2 (1.35%) Spring Boot
5 2 (1.35%) Web Services
5 2 (1.35%) XML
5 2 (1.35%) XML Schema
6 1 (0.68%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 32 (21.62%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (13.51%) Client/Server
2 20 (13.51%) Robotics
3 14 (9.46%) Computer Science
4 11 (7.43%) Market Risk
4 11 (7.43%) Reference Data
5 6 (4.05%) Data Protection Act
6 5 (3.38%) Management Information System
6 5 (3.38%) PMI
7 3 (2.03%) Credit Risk
7 3 (2.03%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.35%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.35%) Cybercrime
8 2 (1.35%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.35%) Equities
8 2 (1.35%) Taxonomies
9 1 (0.68%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.68%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.73%) Unix
2 5 (3.38%) Linux
2 5 (3.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (23.65%) Project Management
2 33 (22.30%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (19.59%) Machine Learning
4 26 (17.57%) OO
5 24 (16.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 22 (14.86%) Data Analysis
6 22 (14.86%) Line Management
7 20 (13.51%) Continuous Improvement
8 16 (10.81%) Analytics
8 16 (10.81%) ITIL
9 15 (10.14%) Waterfall
10 14 (9.46%) Business Analysis
10 14 (9.46%) Information Security
11 13 (8.78%) Anti-Money Laundering
11 13 (8.78%) Coaching
12 11 (7.43%) Change Control
12 11 (7.43%) Mentoring
12 11 (7.43%) People Management
12 11 (7.43%) Supplier Management
13 10 (6.76%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 51 (34.46%) Java
2 41 (27.70%) Python
3 20 (13.51%) C++
4 17 (11.49%) SQL
5 9 (6.08%) R
6 5 (3.38%) C#
7 3 (2.03%) MATLAB
8 2 (1.35%) PHP
9 1 (0.68%) C
9 1 (0.68%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.68%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.68%) VB
Qualifications
1 35 (23.65%) Degree
2 22 (14.86%) CISSP
3 20 (13.51%) CISM
4 11 (7.43%) Master's Degree
5 9 (6.08%) CISA
6 5 (3.38%) PMI Certification
7 4 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (2.03%) Numerate Degree
8 3 (2.03%) PCI QSA
9 2 (1.35%) ACCA
9 2 (1.35%) CEH
9 2 (1.35%) CRISC
9 2 (1.35%) MBA
9 2 (1.35%) SAP Certification
9 2 (1.35%) SC Cleared
9 2 (1.35%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.68%) ISEB
10 1 (0.68%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
10 1 (0.68%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
10 1 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (11.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (8.78%) PCI DSS
3 12 (8.11%) GDPR
4 6 (4.05%) PMO
5 4 (2.70%) COBIT
5 4 (2.70%) QA
6 3 (2.03%) PA-DSS
6 3 (2.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (1.35%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.68%) SLA
Systems Management
1 9 (6.08%) Ambari
2 1 (0.68%) Nagios
Vendors
1 8 (5.41%) OpenLink
1 8 (5.41%) Triple Point
2 5 (3.38%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.38%) Oracle
3 4 (2.70%) IBM
3 4 (2.70%) Red Hat
4 3 (2.03%) Cognizant
5 2 (1.35%) Citrix
5 2 (1.35%) F5
5 2 (1.35%) HP
5 2 (1.35%) SAP
6 1 (0.68%) Cisco
6 1 (0.68%) Informatica
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Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
DCV Technologies
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum Excellent Salary and Benefits packag
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £53000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Empiric
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum Experience Dependent
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh
Scottish Parliament
Posted: 13 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000-£85,000 plus an incredible package
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow
Morgan Stanley
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Scotland
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £115000 per annum + Bonus + Car + Healthcare
Posted: 19 days ago