Period
to 22 January 2019

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 22 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Risk Management
UK > Wales
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 107 115 123
Rank change year-on-year +8 +8 +19
Permanent jobs citing Risk Management 24 27 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.25% 1.42% 1.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.41% 1.53% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 16 11 25
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £33,699 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.12% -25.11% -10.00%
10th Percentile £33,122 £24,875 £26,750
90th Percentile £61,875 £47,500 £86,250
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,500
% change year-on-year - -0.83% +5.22%

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 1,700 1,767 2,141
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 88.40% 92.80% 90.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1,378 1,454 1,822
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +4.17%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £55,349 £56,250
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

Risk Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Risk Management in Wales

Risk Management
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Risk Management in Wales

Risk Management
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Risk Management in Wales over the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

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 22 January 2019. 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
South Wales +4 19 £44,500 +34.85% 2
West Wales +3 3 £36,412 -17.25%
Mid Wales +22 2 - -
Risk Management
UK

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, 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 12 (50.00%) Finance
2 10 (41.67%) Information Security
3 8 (33.33%) Degree
4 7 (29.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (29.17%) Management Information System
4 7 (29.17%) Cybersecurity
5 6 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
6 5 (20.83%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (20.83%) Scrum
6 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
6 5 (20.83%) CISSP
6 5 (20.83%) Mentoring
7 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (16.67%) Project Management
7 4 (16.67%) C#
7 4 (16.67%) .NET
7 4 (16.67%) Information Security Management
7 4 (16.67%) Security Management
7 4 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
8 3 (12.50%) Retail
8 3 (12.50%) TDD
8 3 (12.50%) Incident Management
8 3 (12.50%) Security Architecture
8 3 (12.50%) Waterfall
8 3 (12.50%) BDD
8 3 (12.50%) CISM
8 3 (12.50%) Service Delivery
8 3 (12.50%) Change Management

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Project
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) Firewall
1 2 (8.33%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) Couchbase
1 2 (8.33%) MongoDB
1 2 (8.33%) NoSQL
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (8.33%) MbUnit
2 2 (8.33%) Mercurial
2 2 (8.33%) MSTest
2 2 (8.33%) NUnit
2 2 (8.33%) Selenium
2 2 (8.33%) SpecFlow
2 2 (8.33%) TeamCity
2 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.17%) JIRA
General
1 12 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Retail
3 2 (8.33%) Electronics
3 2 (8.33%) Manufacturing
3 2 (8.33%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (16.67%) Analyst
1 4 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 3 (12.50%) Consultant
2 3 (12.50%) Cybersecurity Consultant
2 3 (12.50%) Information Manager
2 3 (12.50%) Information Security Manager
2 3 (12.50%) IT Analyst
2 3 (12.50%) Security Consultant
2 3 (12.50%) Security Manager
2 3 (12.50%) Senior Consultant
2 3 (12.50%) Senior Cybersecurity Consultant
2 3 (12.50%) Senior Manager
2 3 (12.50%) Senior Project Manager
2 3 (12.50%) Senior Security Consultant
3 2 (8.33%) Head of Test
3 2 (8.33%) Information Officer
3 2 (8.33%) IT Security Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) Security Officer
3 2 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) .NET
2 2 (8.33%) .NET Framework
2 2 (8.33%) AngularJS
2 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (8.33%) CSS
2 2 (8.33%) CSS3
2 2 (8.33%) Flash
2 2 (8.33%) Gherkin
2 2 (8.33%) HTML
2 2 (8.33%) HTML5
2 2 (8.33%) jQuery
2 2 (8.33%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (8.33%) WCF
3 1 (4.17%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Management Information System
2 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.33%) Cyberthreat
3 2 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (8.33%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) Information Security
2 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (29.17%) Cybersecurity
3 6 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
4 5 (20.83%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (20.83%) Mentoring
4 5 (20.83%) Scrum
5 4 (16.67%) Information Security Management
5 4 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (16.67%) Project Management
5 4 (16.67%) Security Management
6 3 (12.50%) BDD
6 3 (12.50%) Change Management
6 3 (12.50%) Configuration Management
6 3 (12.50%) Incident Management
6 3 (12.50%) PRINCE2
6 3 (12.50%) Service Delivery
6 3 (12.50%) TDD
6 3 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
6 3 (12.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.67%) C#
2 3 (12.50%) C++
3 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (8.33%) TypeScript
4 1 (4.17%) C
4 1 (4.17%) Java
4 1 (4.17%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) Degree
2 5 (20.83%) CISSP
3 3 (12.50%) CISM
4 2 (8.33%) CompTIA Security+
5 1 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (4.17%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (29.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (8.33%) Cyber Essentials
2 2 (8.33%) ISO 13485
2 2 (8.33%) JTAG
2 2 (8.33%) PCI DSS
3 1 (4.17%) ISO 22301
3 1 (4.17%) ISO 9001
3 1 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (8.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.33%) Darktrace
3 1 (4.17%) CheckPoint