The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Legal
Rank 91 113 110
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -3
Permanent jobs citing Legal 26 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.71% 0.12% 0.21%
As % of the General category 5.91% 0.41% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 25 2 3
Average salary £43,000 £51,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.09% +36.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Legal
Cambridgeshire

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

General Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
440 490 547
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 28.87% 29.81% 38.58%
Number of salaries quoted 330 329 465
Average salary £48,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.77% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Legal
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Legal Salary Trend in Cambridge

Legal
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Legal across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Legal Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 30 (81.08%) Information Security
1 30 (81.08%) Information Governance
2 27 (72.97%) Windows
2 27 (72.97%) Linux
2 27 (72.97%) Xen
2 27 (72.97%) Data Protection
2 27 (72.97%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (72.97%) SaaS
3 26 (70.27%) Risk Analysis
3 26 (70.27%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 26 (70.27%) Intrusion Detection
3 26 (70.27%) Penetration Testing
3 26 (70.27%) Firewall
3 26 (70.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (32.43%) Degree
5 10 (27.03%) HIPAA
6 8 (21.62%) Finance
7 7 (18.92%) ITIL
8 4 (10.81%) Change Management
8 4 (10.81%) Risk Management
8 4 (10.81%) Validation
8 4 (10.81%) Project Management
9 3 (8.11%) Information Management
9 3 (8.11%) Freedom of Information
9 3 (8.11%) Bioinformatics
9 3 (8.11%) Facilities Management
9 3 (8.11%) Life Science
9 3 (8.11%) SC Cleared
9 3 (8.11%) Security Cleared
9 3 (8.11%) PhD

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Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 27 (72.97%) Amazon AWS
1 27 (72.97%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (70.27%) Firewall
1 26 (70.27%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) Data Mining
1 1 (2.70%) MySQL
1 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
1 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 8 (21.62%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.70%) Marketing
2 1 (2.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (70.27%) Information Security Specialist
1 26 (70.27%) Information Specialist
1 26 (70.27%) Security Specialist
2 4 (10.81%) Linux Specialist
2 4 (10.81%) Project Manager
2 4 (10.81%) Windows Specialist
3 3 (8.11%) Compliance Officer
3 3 (8.11%) Information Officer
4 1 (2.70%) Commercial Manager
4 1 (2.70%) Developer
4 1 (2.70%) Dynamics AX Developer
4 1 (2.70%) Information Manager
4 1 (2.70%) Information Security Manager
4 1 (2.70%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) .NET
1 1 (2.70%) .NET Framework
1 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Freedom of Information
1 3 (8.11%) Life Science
2 1 (2.70%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 27 (72.97%) Linux
1 27 (72.97%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (81.08%) Information Governance
1 30 (81.08%) Information Security
2 27 (72.97%) Data Protection
3 26 (70.27%) Penetration Testing
3 26 (70.27%) Risk Analysis
3 26 (70.27%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 7 (18.92%) ITIL
5 4 (10.81%) Change Management
5 4 (10.81%) Project Management
5 4 (10.81%) Risk Management
5 4 (10.81%) Validation
6 3 (8.11%) Bioinformatics
6 3 (8.11%) Facilities Management
6 3 (8.11%) Information Management
6 3 (8.11%) Programme Management
7 1 (2.70%) Analytics
7 1 (2.70%) Data Validation
7 1 (2.70%) Predictive Analytics
7 1 (2.70%) Resource Management
7 1 (2.70%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.70%) C#
1 1 (2.70%) X++
Qualifications
1 12 (32.43%) Degree
2 3 (8.11%) PhD
2 3 (8.11%) SC Cleared
2 3 (8.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (70.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (27.03%) HIPAA
System Software
1 27 (72.97%) Xen
Vendors
1 1 (2.70%) JD Edwards
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle