The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in IT jobs advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Legal
Rank 12 46 49
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +3
Permanent jobs citing Legal 6 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 8.96% 0.33% 1.20%
As % of the General category 12.77% 0.47% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 4
Average salary £60,000 £47,500 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.31% -7.31%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.11%
Legal
London

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

General Category
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
47 212 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 70.15% 70.20% 85.24%
Number of salaries quoted 39 189 253
Average salary £60,000 £85,000 £97,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.41% -12.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £60,400 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £100,000 £113,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Legal
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Legal Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 9 (90.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 5 (50.00%) Process Management
2 5 (50.00%) Law
2 5 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 5 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 5 (50.00%) Software Asset Management
3 4 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (30.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (30.00%) Degree
5 1 (10.00%) C++
5 1 (10.00%) Web Services
5 1 (10.00%) XML
5 1 (10.00%) XSL
5 1 (10.00%) Windows
5 1 (10.00%) OO
5 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
5 1 (10.00%) XML Schema
5 1 (10.00%) Cocoa
5 1 (10.00%) Objective-C
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) Subversion
5 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
5 1 (10.00%) Google
5 1 (10.00%) XPath
5 1 (10.00%) JSON
5 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (10.00%) Android
5 1 (10.00%) Git (software)

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Subversion
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (90.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Configuration Manager
1 5 (50.00%) Service Manager
1 5 (50.00%) IT Services Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Supplier Manager
2 1 (10.00%) iOS Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Senior iOS Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Contracts Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Web Services
1 1 (10.00%) XML
1 1 (10.00%) XSL
1 1 (10.00%) XML Schema
1 1 (10.00%) Cocoa
1 1 (10.00%) JSON
1 1 (10.00%) UIKit
1 1 (10.00%) Protocol Buffers
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (30.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Android
1 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 5 (50.00%) Process Management
1 5 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 5 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 5 (50.00%) Software Asset Management
2 1 (10.00%) Memory Management
2 1 (10.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (10.00%) OO
2 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C++
1 1 (10.00%) Objective-C
1 1 (10.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Google