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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Legal
Rank 27 40 44
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +4
Permanent jobs citing Legal 2 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 1.31% 0.42% 0.48%
As % of the General category 1.96% 0.56% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Average salary £62,500 £78,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.87% +41.81%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.52% -5.00%
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
102 180 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 66.67% 75.63% 82.61%
Number of salaries quoted 81 164 142
Average salary £60,000 £70,000 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £47,500 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £110,000 £110,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 16 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Law
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Reverse Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (33.33%) Line Management
3 1 (33.33%) Software Asset Management
3 1 (33.33%) Software Licensing
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 1 (33.33%) CMDB

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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.

General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Software Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Software Asset Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Reverse Engineering
1 2 (66.67%) Vulnerability Management
1 2 (66.67%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Line Management
2 1 (33.33%) Software Asset Management
2 1 (33.33%) Software Licensing
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft