The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Legal
Rank 58 37 36
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -1
Permanent jobs citing Legal 5 24 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.83% 4.42% 3.49%
As % of the General category 2.30% 11.43% 8.81%
Number of salaries quoted 5 22 12
Average salary £41,000 £32,500 £63,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.15% -49.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,550 £37,750
10% offered a salary of more than £44,800 £40,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
Legal
South Wales

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

General Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
217 210 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 36.05% 38.67% 39.65%
Number of salaries quoted 187 179 142
Average salary £37,000 £38,783 £36,600
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.59% +5.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,700 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Legal Salary Trend in Cardiff

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Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Legal across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014.

Legal Salary Histogram in Cardiff

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 (68.75%) SQL
2 10 (62.50%) Electronics
2 10 (62.50%) Finance
2 10 (62.50%) Retail
3 9 (56.25%) T-SQL
3 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
3 9 (56.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (56.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (56.25%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (43.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (43.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (37.50%) SharePoint
7 4 (25.00%) CSS
7 4 (25.00%) .NET
7 4 (25.00%) HTML
8 2 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (12.50%) Law
8 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
8 2 (12.50%) iPhone
8 2 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
9 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (6.25%) C#
9 1 (6.25%) Data Protection
9 1 (6.25%) Android
9 1 (6.25%) Lync
9 1 (6.25%) Data Governance
9 1 (6.25%) Change Control
9 1 (6.25%) Business Development

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Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 6 (37.50%) SharePoint
2 2 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (6.25%) Lync
3 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) VoIP
1 1 (6.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
1 9 (56.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 9 (56.25%) SQL Server 2008
1 9 (56.25%) SQL Server 2012
2 7 (43.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (43.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (6.25%) Crystal Reports
General
1 10 (62.50%) Electronics
1 10 (62.50%) Finance
1 10 (62.50%) Retail
2 2 (12.50%) Law
3 1 (6.25%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Developer
2 9 (56.25%) SQL Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Web Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Information Manager
4 1 (6.25%) IT Technician
4 1 (6.25%) Senior IT Technician
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) HTML
1 4 (25.00%) .NET
1 4 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) iPhone
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Blackberry
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (6.25%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (6.25%) Freedom of Information Act
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
1 1 (6.25%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (6.25%) Project Management
2 1 (6.25%) Data Security
2 1 (6.25%) Practice Management
2 1 (6.25%) Information Security
2 1 (6.25%) Information Management
2 1 (6.25%) Document Management
2 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
2 1 (6.25%) Business Development
2 1 (6.25%) Data Protection
2 1 (6.25%) Data Governance
2 1 (6.25%) Change Control
2 1 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (6.25%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) SQL
2 9 (56.25%) T-SQL
3 1 (6.25%) C#
3 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Citrix
2 1 (6.25%) Websense
2 1 (6.25%) VMware
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Reed Technology Leadership Practice
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday