Period
to 20 January 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 20 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Risk Management
UK > Wales
6 months to
20 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 90 102 112
Rank change year-on-year +12 +10 +13
Permanent jobs citing Risk Management 42 24 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 2.25% 1.27% 1.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.46% 1.42% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 37 16 11
Wales median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £33,699
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% +26.12% -25.11%
10th Percentile £40,196 £33,122 £24,875
90th Percentile £61,350 £61,875 £47,500
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000

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 1,705 1,687 1,783
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 91.32% 89.07% 92.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1,441 1,371 1,470
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £24,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £55,439
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% 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 20 January 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 20 January 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
South Wales -1 22 £50,000 +12.36% 14
West Wales +20 19 £50,000 +37.32% 1
Risk Management
UK

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 30 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (61.90%) Degree
3 25 (59.52%) Project Delivery
4 22 (52.38%) Test Automation
5 20 (47.62%) Mentoring
6 19 (45.24%) DevOps
6 19 (45.24%) Sass
6 19 (45.24%) AngularJS
6 19 (45.24%) Analytics
6 19 (45.24%) Grunt
6 19 (45.24%) React
6 19 (45.24%) webpack
6 19 (45.24%) gulp
6 19 (45.24%) Front End Development
6 19 (45.24%) Vue.js
6 19 (45.24%) Git (software)
6 19 (45.24%) jQuery
6 19 (45.24%) Continuous Integration
6 19 (45.24%) Software Engineering
6 19 (45.24%) JavaScript
6 19 (45.24%) HTML
6 19 (45.24%) CSS
6 19 (45.24%) Data Science
7 13 (30.95%) Finance
8 10 (23.81%) Cybersecurity
9 8 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (16.67%) Information Security
10 7 (16.67%) Project Management
10 7 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 6 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement

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 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) Smartsheet
2 1 (2.38%) AWS
2 1 (2.38%) Azure
2 1 (2.38%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (4.76%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 19 (45.24%) Git (software)
1 19 (45.24%) Grunt
1 19 (45.24%) gulp
1 19 (45.24%) webpack
General
1 13 (30.95%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Legal
3 1 (2.38%) Retail
3 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (45.24%) Developer
1 19 (45.24%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 15 (35.71%) HTML CSS Developer
2 15 (35.71%) HTML Developer
2 15 (35.71%) JavaScript Developer
3 5 (11.90%) Compliance Officer
3 5 (11.90%) Project Manager
3 5 (11.90%) Risk Officer
4 4 (9.52%) Senior Developer
4 4 (9.52%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 2 (4.76%) Information Officer
5 2 (4.76%) Information Security Officer
5 2 (4.76%) Security Officer
6 1 (2.38%) Data Governance Analyst
6 1 (2.38%) Financial Services Project Manager
6 1 (2.38%) GDPR Officer
6 1 (2.38%) IT Analyst
6 1 (2.38%) Principal Engineer
6 1 (2.38%) Principal Security Engineer
6 1 (2.38%) Senior Project Planner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (45.24%) AngularJS
1 19 (45.24%) CSS
1 19 (45.24%) HTML
1 19 (45.24%) jQuery
1 19 (45.24%) React
1 19 (45.24%) Sass
1 19 (45.24%) Vue.js
2 1 (2.38%) .NET
2 1 (2.38%) Apache Camel
2 1 (2.38%) Hibernate
2 1 (2.38%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.76%) Tandem
3 1 (2.38%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (59.52%) Project Delivery
3 22 (52.38%) Test Automation
4 20 (47.62%) Mentoring
5 19 (45.24%) Analytics
5 19 (45.24%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (45.24%) Data Science
5 19 (45.24%) DevOps
5 19 (45.24%) Front End Development
5 19 (45.24%) Software Engineering
6 10 (23.81%) Cybersecurity
7 8 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (16.67%) Information Security
8 7 (16.67%) Project Management
9 6 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (14.29%) PRINCE2
10 5 (11.90%) Information Security Management
10 5 (11.90%) IT Governance
10 5 (11.90%) Security Management
10 5 (11.90%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 19 (45.24%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.38%) Java
2 1 (2.38%) RPG
2 1 (2.38%) SQL
2 1 (2.38%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 26 (61.90%) Degree
2 5 (11.90%) CISSP
3 4 (9.52%) CISM
4 3 (7.14%) SANS
5 2 (4.76%) CompTIA Security+
5 2 (4.76%) Numerate Degree
5 2 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (2.38%) CISMP
6 1 (2.38%) CRISC
6 1 (2.38%) ISACA
6 1 (2.38%) ISEB
6 1 (2.38%) ISTQB
6 1 (2.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (2.38%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (11.90%) GDPR
2 5 (11.90%) NIST
3 3 (7.14%) COBIT
4 2 (4.76%) ISO 14001
4 2 (4.76%) ISO 9001
4 2 (4.76%) QA
5 1 (2.38%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (2.38%) ISO 22301
5 1 (2.38%) ISO 31000
5 1 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (2.38%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 3 (7.14%) Sun
2 1 (2.38%) CheckPoint