The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Legal
Rank 84 98 135
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +37
Permanent jobs citing Legal 32 19 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.78% 1.19% 0.23%
As % of the General category 3.99% 3.51% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 23 17 5
Average salary £45,000 £40,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +24.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,300 £27,500 £23,600
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +8.10%
Legal
North West

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

General Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
803 542 782
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 44.59% 33.90% 36.61%
Number of salaries quoted 652 404 625
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Legal
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Legal Salary Trend in Cheshire

Legal
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Legal across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

Legal Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Legal
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Legal within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester +14 7 £30,500 -44.54% 2
Warrington +10 6 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Knutsford - 4 £45,500 -
Macclesfield -17 1 £47,500 -20.83%
Wilmslow - 1 £38,500 -
Legal
North West

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 35 (55.56%) Finance
2 22 (34.92%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (23.81%) Supplier Management
4 14 (22.22%) Windows
4 14 (22.22%) Project Management
5 13 (20.63%) Degree
6 12 (19.05%) ITIL
7 11 (17.46%) ITIL Certification
7 11 (17.46%) Project Planning
8 10 (15.87%) SQL
8 10 (15.87%) Portfolio Management
9 9 (14.29%) Resource Management
9 9 (14.29%) Security Testing
9 9 (14.29%) Management Information System
10 8 (12.70%) Microsoft
10 8 (12.70%) Law
10 8 (12.70%) Programme Management
11 7 (11.11%) Marketing
11 7 (11.11%) .NET
11 7 (11.11%) C#
11 7 (11.11%) Java
12 6 (9.52%) Teradata
12 6 (9.52%) WebSphere Message Broker
13 5 (7.94%) Hadoop
13 5 (7.94%) Infrastructure Management
13 5 (7.94%) Relational Database
13 5 (7.94%) Software Engineering
13 5 (7.94%) Ab Initio
13 5 (7.94%) MS Excel
13 5 (7.94%) SharePoint

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 5 (7.94%) SharePoint
2 4 (6.35%) SAS
3 2 (3.17%) MS Project Server
4 1 (1.59%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.59%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (7.94%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.35%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (4.76%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.76%) TCP/IP
1 3 (4.76%) Intrusion Detection
1 3 (4.76%) Wireshark
1 3 (4.76%) tcpdump
2 2 (3.17%) WAN
3 1 (1.59%) LAN
3 1 (1.59%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.94%) Hadoop
1 5 (7.94%) Relational Database
2 4 (6.35%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.17%) Big Data
4 1 (1.59%) Pentaho
4 1 (1.59%) Impala
4 1 (1.59%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.59%) Talend Open Studio
1 1 (1.59%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 35 (55.56%) Finance
2 8 (12.70%) Law
3 7 (11.11%) Marketing
4 3 (4.76%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.76%) Banking
5 1 (1.59%) Retail
5 1 (1.59%) Billing
5 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.59%) Advertising
5 1 (1.59%) Games
5 1 (1.59%) Automotive
5 1 (1.59%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.59%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 8 (12.70%) Analyst
2 7 (11.11%) Programme Manager
2 7 (11.11%) Developer
3 5 (7.94%) Designer
3 5 (7.94%) .NET Developer
4 4 (6.35%) C# Developer
4 4 (6.35%) Architect
4 4 (6.35%) Project Manager
4 4 (6.35%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (4.76%) Security Specialist
5 3 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (4.76%) IT Programme Manager
6 2 (3.17%) IT Trainer
6 2 (3.17%) Security Analyst
6 2 (3.17%) Senior Manager
6 2 (3.17%) Trainer
6 2 (3.17%) Procurement Analyst
6 2 (3.17%) Marketing Executive
6 2 (3.17%) Managed Services Architect
6 2 (3.17%) ETL Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.11%) .NET
2 6 (9.52%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 3 (4.76%) HTML
4 2 (3.17%) jQuery
5 1 (1.59%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.59%) REST
5 1 (1.59%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.59%) CSS
5 1 (1.59%) Web Services
5 1 (1.59%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 4 (6.35%) Economics
2 4 (6.35%) User Experience
2 4 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.76%) Data Extraction
3 3 (4.76%) Credit Risk
3 3 (4.76%) Client/Server
3 3 (4.76%) Statistics
3 3 (4.76%) Mathematics
3 3 (4.76%) Physics
3 3 (4.76%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.17%) Mainframe
4 2 (3.17%) Tandem
4 2 (3.17%) Cryptography
4 2 (3.17%) IBM Mainframe
4 2 (3.17%) PKI
4 2 (3.17%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.59%) Open Source
5 1 (1.59%) Copywriting
Operating Systems
1 14 (22.22%) Windows
2 4 (6.35%) Windows 7
3 3 (4.76%) Apple iOS
3 3 (4.76%) Android
3 3 (4.76%) Linux
3 3 (4.76%) Mac OS X
4 2 (3.17%) UNIX
5 1 (1.59%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.59%) Windows Vista
5 1 (1.59%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (34.92%) Stakeholder Management
2 15 (23.81%) Supplier Management
3 14 (22.22%) Project Management
4 12 (19.05%) ITIL
5 11 (17.46%) Project Planning
6 10 (15.87%) Portfolio Management
7 9 (14.29%) Resource Management
7 9 (14.29%) Security Testing
8 8 (12.70%) Programme Management
9 5 (7.94%) Software Engineering
9 5 (7.94%) ETL
9 5 (7.94%) Quality Management
9 5 (7.94%) Process Management
9 5 (7.94%) Infrastructure Management
10 4 (6.35%) Analytics
10 4 (6.35%) Demand Management
10 4 (6.35%) Performance Analysis
10 4 (6.35%) Mentoring
10 4 (6.35%) Coaching
10 4 (6.35%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 10 (15.87%) SQL
2 7 (11.11%) C#
2 7 (11.11%) Java
3 4 (6.35%) T-SQL
4 2 (3.17%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.59%) PHP
5 1 (1.59%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.59%) Scala
Qualifications
1 13 (20.63%) Degree
2 11 (17.46%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (4.76%) GCIH
4 2 (3.17%) MCT
4 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.59%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.17%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (4.76%) Snort
2 1 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.59%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (12.70%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.52%) Teradata
3 5 (7.94%) Ab Initio
3 5 (7.94%) Informatica
4 4 (6.35%) Open Text
5 3 (4.76%) LogRhythm
5 3 (4.76%) Splunk
6 2 (3.17%) VMware
6 2 (3.17%) IBM
7 1 (1.59%) Sophos
7 1 (1.59%) Citrix
7 1 (1.59%) Oracle
7 1 (1.59%) SAP
7 1 (1.59%) Talend
7 1 (1.59%) Cloudera
Cheshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £80000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + bonus plus benefits package
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cheshire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + 20% bonus + pension + healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington
Venturi
Salary: £8 - £9 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £27000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: 20 days ago