Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Risk Assessment
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 102 96
Rank change year-on-year +13 -6 +6
Permanent jobs citing Risk Assessment 7 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 0.58% 0.73% 0.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.67% 0.79% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 10
Staffordshire median annual salary £25,000 £32,500 £26,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.08% +21.50% -17.69%
10th Percentile £22,750 £26,450 £22,000
90th Percentile £26,625 £33,750 £33,750
West Midlands median annual salary £55,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +29.41% +21.43% -6.67%

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Staffordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1044 1144 1066
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 86.50% 92.48% 88.91%
Number of salaries quoted 847 1006 933
Staffordshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.35% +1.37%
10th Percentile £21,500 £23,500 £23,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £55,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Risk Assessment
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Risk Assessment in Staffordshire

Risk Assessment
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for Risk Assessment in Staffordshire

Risk Assessment
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Assessment within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 24 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
Stoke-on-Trent +13 7 £25,000 -23.08%
Risk Assessment
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Risk Assessment.

1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 7 (100.00%) QA
1 7 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 7 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 7 (100.00%) Degree
1 7 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 7 (100.00%) Black-Box Testing
1 7 (100.00%) Test Planning
1 7 (100.00%) SDLC
2 5 (71.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 5 (71.43%) Software Testing
2 5 (71.43%) ISEB
3 3 (42.86%) Electronics
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
3 3 (42.86%) Line Management
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
5 1 (14.29%) Test Automation

Risk Assessment
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (42.86%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Tester
2 4 (57.14%) Software Tester
3 3 (42.86%) QA Tester
4 1 (14.29%) Automation Tester
4 1 (14.29%) Manual Tester
4 1 (14.29%) QA Automation Tester
4 1 (14.29%) QA Manual Tester
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Black-Box Testing
1 7 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 7 (100.00%) SDLC
1 7 (100.00%) Test Planning
1 7 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 7 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 7 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Software Testing
3 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
3 3 (42.86%) Line Management
4 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Degree
2 5 (71.43%) ISEB
2 5 (71.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (42.86%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft