Period
to 2 April 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 2 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Risk Management
UK > Wales
6 months to
2 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 80 93 107
Rank change year-on-year +13 +14 -5
Permanent jobs citing Risk Management 45 24 36
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Wales 2.44% 1.38% 1.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.72% 1.50% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 42 20 17
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +14.46% +3.75%
10th Percentile £31,986 £31,250 £25,700
90th Percentile £60,750 £66,625 £58,885
UK median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -4.00% +4.17% -

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 Wales with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,654 1,601 1,810
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 89.70% 92.33% 93.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1,425 1,321 1,481
Median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.03%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £57,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

Risk Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing Risk Management as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Risk Management in Wales

Risk Management
Salary Trend in Wales

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Risk Management in Wales.

Salary trend for Risk Management in Wales

Risk Management
Salary Histogram in Wales

Salary distribution for jobs citing Risk Management in Wales over the 6 months to 2 April 2020.

Salary histogram for Risk Management in Wales

Risk Management
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Management within the Wales region over the 6 months to 2 April 2020. 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
West Wales +21 24 £50,000 -28.57%
South Wales -16 21 £50,000 +17.65% 6
Risk Management
UK

For the 6 months to 2 April 2020, IT jobs citing Risk Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for Risk Management.

1 32 (71.11%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (64.44%) Degree
2 29 (64.44%) Project Delivery
3 26 (57.78%) Test Automation
4 24 (53.33%) Mentoring
5 23 (51.11%) DevOps
5 23 (51.11%) Sass
5 23 (51.11%) AngularJS
5 23 (51.11%) Analytics
5 23 (51.11%) Grunt
5 23 (51.11%) Git (software)
5 23 (51.11%) React
5 23 (51.11%) webpack
5 23 (51.11%) gulp
5 23 (51.11%) Front End Development
5 23 (51.11%) Vue.js
5 23 (51.11%) Data Science
5 23 (51.11%) jQuery
5 23 (51.11%) Continuous Integration
5 23 (51.11%) Software Engineering
5 23 (51.11%) HTML
5 23 (51.11%) JavaScript
5 23 (51.11%) CSS
6 13 (28.89%) Finance
7 8 (17.78%) Project Management
8 7 (15.56%) PRINCE2
8 7 (15.56%) Cybersecurity
9 6 (13.33%) Waterfall
9 6 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (13.33%) Information Security

Risk Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (2.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (2.22%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.44%) Smartsheet
2 1 (2.22%) AWS
2 1 (2.22%) Azure
2 1 (2.22%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.67%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (2.22%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 23 (51.11%) Git (software)
1 23 (51.11%) Grunt
1 23 (51.11%) gulp
1 23 (51.11%) webpack
General
1 13 (28.89%) Finance
2 1 (2.22%) Electronics
2 1 (2.22%) Legal
2 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (51.11%) Developer
1 23 (51.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
1 23 (51.11%) HTML CSS Developer
1 23 (51.11%) HTML Developer
1 23 (51.11%) JavaScript Developer
2 6 (13.33%) Compliance Officer
3 5 (11.11%) Project Manager
3 5 (11.11%) Risk Officer
4 2 (4.44%) Project Controller
4 2 (4.44%) Project Planner
4 2 (4.44%) Senior Project Controller
4 2 (4.44%) Senior Project Planner
5 1 (2.22%) Cybersecurity Consultant
5 1 (2.22%) Cybersecurity Manager
5 1 (2.22%) Data Governance Analyst
5 1 (2.22%) Data Governance Manager
5 1 (2.22%) GDPR Officer
5 1 (2.22%) Governance Manager
5 1 (2.22%) Information Officer
5 1 (2.22%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (51.11%) AngularJS
1 23 (51.11%) CSS
1 23 (51.11%) HTML
1 23 (51.11%) jQuery
1 23 (51.11%) React
1 23 (51.11%) Sass
1 23 (51.11%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.44%) Tandem
3 1 (2.22%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (71.11%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (64.44%) Project Delivery
3 26 (57.78%) Test Automation
4 24 (53.33%) Mentoring
5 23 (51.11%) Analytics
5 23 (51.11%) Continuous Integration
5 23 (51.11%) Data Science
5 23 (51.11%) DevOps
5 23 (51.11%) Front End Development
5 23 (51.11%) Software Engineering
6 8 (17.78%) Project Management
7 7 (15.56%) Cybersecurity
7 7 (15.56%) PRINCE2
8 6 (13.33%) Information Security
8 6 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (13.33%) Waterfall
9 5 (11.11%) IT Governance
10 4 (8.89%) Information Security Management
10 4 (8.89%) ITIL
10 4 (8.89%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (51.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 29 (64.44%) Degree
2 4 (8.89%) CISM
2 4 (8.89%) CISSP
3 3 (6.67%) SANS
4 2 (4.44%) Numerate Degree
4 2 (4.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (2.22%) CompTIA Security+
5 1 (2.22%) CRISC
5 1 (2.22%) ISACA
5 1 (2.22%) ISEB
5 1 (2.22%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (2.22%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.11%) NIST
2 4 (8.89%) GDPR
2 4 (8.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (6.67%) COBIT
4 1 (2.22%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (2.22%) ISO 13485
4 1 (2.22%) ISO 14001
4 1 (2.22%) ISO 9001
4 1 (2.22%) PMO
4 1 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.22%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 3 (6.67%) Sun
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.22%) OneTrust