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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Legal
Rank 113 95 118
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +23
Permanent jobs citing Legal 3 19 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.17% 1.25% 0.65%
As % of the General category 0.44% 4.01% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 3 19 12
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £33,188
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% +20.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +13.33%
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
675 474 566
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 38.40% 31.06% 28.39%
Number of salaries quoted 482 405 458
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,712
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 18 September 2014.

Legal Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 6 (37.50%) Data Security
1 6 (37.50%) Business Continuity
1 6 (37.50%) Information Management
1 6 (37.50%) Information Assurance
1 6 (37.50%) IT Governance
2 5 (31.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (31.25%) Incident Management
2 5 (31.25%) Degree
2 5 (31.25%) Information Security
2 5 (31.25%) Management Information System
2 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 5 (31.25%) ITIL
2 5 (31.25%) Data Mining
2 5 (31.25%) ISO 9001
3 4 (25.00%) Project Management
3 4 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (25.00%) Chip and PIN
3 4 (25.00%) PRINCE
3 4 (25.00%) GCP
3 4 (25.00%) GMP
3 4 (25.00%) GLP
3 4 (25.00%) Windows
3 4 (25.00%) Aerospace
3 4 (25.00%) Validation
3 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 4 (25.00%) Military
3 4 (25.00%) Life Science
3 4 (25.00%) Project Planning
3 4 (25.00%) Project Governance

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 (6.25%) Drupal
1 1 (6.25%) nginx
1 1 (6.25%) Apache
1 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Office
2 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Intranet
1 1 (6.25%) Internet
1 1 (6.25%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) Data Mining
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (6.25%) CouchDB
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.25%) Hudson
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 4 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (25.00%) Aerospace
2 4 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (25.00%) Military
3 1 (6.25%) Billing
3 1 (6.25%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Head of IT
1 6 (37.50%) Head of Security
1 6 (37.50%) Head of IT Security
2 5 (31.25%) Project Manager
3 3 (18.75%) Administrator
3 3 (18.75%) IT Administrator
3 3 (18.75%) Help Desk Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (12.50%) Help Desk Support
5 1 (6.25%) Junior Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Junior
5 1 (6.25%) Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Applications Developer
5 1 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) LAMP
1 1 (6.25%) WPF
1 1 (6.25%) Silverlight
1 1 (6.25%) HTML
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
1 1 (6.25%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Management Information System
2 4 (25.00%) Chip and PIN
2 4 (25.00%) Life Science
3 1 (6.25%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Windows
2 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
3 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Data Security
1 6 (37.50%) Business Continuity
1 6 (37.50%) Information Management
1 6 (37.50%) Information Assurance
1 6 (37.50%) IT Governance
2 5 (31.25%) Incident Management
2 5 (31.25%) Information Security
2 5 (31.25%) ITIL
3 4 (25.00%) Project Management
3 4 (25.00%) PRINCE
3 4 (25.00%) Validation
3 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (25.00%) Project Planning
3 4 (25.00%) Project Governance
3 4 (25.00%) Change Control
4 1 (6.25%) Workflow
4 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
4 1 (6.25%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) Ruby
1 1 (6.25%) Python
1 1 (6.25%) C#
1 1 (6.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (31.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (31.25%) ISO 9001
2 4 (25.00%) GCP
2 4 (25.00%) GMP
2 4 (25.00%) GLP
3 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) Varnish
2 1 (6.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Capistrano
1 1 (6.25%) Puppet
1 1 (6.25%) Vagrant
1 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
1 3 (18.75%) Citrix