The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Legal
Rank 3 - 39
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Legal 17 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 22.08% - 0.67%
As % of the General category 60.71% - 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 17 0 1
Average salary £30,000 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Legal
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bolton region.

General Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
28 25 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 36.36% 16.23% 8.05%
Number of salaries quoted 28 23 11
Average salary £30,000 £32,125 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.61% -20.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,650 £21,750 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £62,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Legal across the Bolton region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

Legal
Salary Trend in Bolton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Legal across the Bolton region.

Legal Salary Trend in Bolton

Legal
Salary Histogram in Bolton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Legal across the Bolton region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Legal Salary Histogram in Bolton

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bolton region citing Legal also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Legal.

1 11 (57.89%) Finance
2 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
3 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
3 5 (26.32%) XML
3 5 (26.32%) Web Development
3 5 (26.32%) Waterfall
4 4 (21.05%) Manual Testing
4 4 (21.05%) Confluence
4 4 (21.05%) HTML5
4 4 (21.05%) JIRA
4 4 (21.05%) Symfony
4 4 (21.05%) Atlassian
4 4 (21.05%) Drupal
4 4 (21.05%) WordPress
4 4 (21.05%) Git (software)
4 4 (21.05%) RESTful
4 4 (21.05%) Twitter
4 4 (21.05%) Jenkins
4 4 (21.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (21.05%) Relational Database
4 4 (21.05%) OO PHP
4 4 (21.05%) API Design
4 4 (21.05%) ITIL
4 4 (21.05%) CSS
4 4 (21.05%) MySQL
4 4 (21.05%) IIS
4 4 (21.05%) HTML
4 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
4 4 (21.05%) PHP

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bolton region citing Legal also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Legal. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (21.05%) Confluence
1 4 (21.05%) Drupal
1 4 (21.05%) IIS
1 4 (21.05%) WordPress
2 2 (10.53%) CMS
3 1 (5.26%) Apache
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
1 2 (10.53%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) Network Security
1 2 (10.53%) Unified Communications
1 2 (10.53%) VLAN
2 1 (5.26%) CTI
2 1 (5.26%) Firewall
2 1 (5.26%) HTTPS
2 1 (5.26%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) MySQL
1 4 (21.05%) Relational Database
2 2 (10.53%) QlikView
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.26%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Git (software)
1 4 (21.05%) Jenkins
1 4 (21.05%) JIRA
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (5.26%) PhpStorm
3 1 (5.26%) Redmine
General
1 11 (57.89%) Finance
2 4 (21.05%) Marketing
3 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Web Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Analyst Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Business Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Developer Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Head of Testing
4 2 (10.53%) Support Technician
4 2 (10.53%) Telephony Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Test Manager
5 1 (5.26%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (5.26%) 1st Line Support Technician
5 1 (5.26%) Head of Development
5 1 (5.26%) Head of Software Development
5 1 (5.26%) Head of Web Development
5 1 (5.26%) IT Support
5 1 (5.26%) IT Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) XML
2 4 (21.05%) CSS
2 4 (21.05%) HTML
2 4 (21.05%) HTML5
2 4 (21.05%) RESTful
2 4 (21.05%) Symfony
2 4 (21.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (5.26%) .NET
3 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (5.26%) LAMP
3 1 (5.26%) WCF
3 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
1 1 (5.26%) iPad
1 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) Windows Server
2 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (10.53%) Windows XP
3 1 (5.26%) Linux
3 1 (5.26%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (26.32%) Waterfall
2 5 (26.32%) Web Development
3 4 (21.05%) API Design
3 4 (21.05%) Automated Testing
3 4 (21.05%) ITIL
3 4 (21.05%) Manual Testing
3 4 (21.05%) OO
3 4 (21.05%) OO PHP
4 3 (15.79%) Mentoring
5 2 (10.53%) Business Continuity
5 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (10.53%) Incident Management
5 2 (10.53%) ITIL V3
5 2 (10.53%) Software Testing
6 1 (5.26%) MVC
6 1 (5.26%) PRINCE
6 1 (5.26%) Project Management
6 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
1 4 (21.05%) PHP
2 2 (10.53%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) T-SQL
2 2 (10.53%) VB
2 2 (10.53%) VBA
2 2 (10.53%) VBScript
3 1 (5.26%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) ISTQB
1 2 (10.53%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 1 (5.26%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.53%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (10.53%) vSphere
3 1 (5.26%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) logstash
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 4 (21.05%) Atlassian
2 4 (21.05%) Twitter
2 4 (21.05%) VMware
3 2 (10.53%) Avaya
4 1 (5.26%) Facebook
4 1 (5.26%) NetApp
4 1 (5.26%) Nimble Storage
4 1 (5.26%) SaltStack