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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Legal
North West / Cheshire
Rank 79 72 95
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +23
Permanent jobs citing Legal 8 31 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.80% 2.44% 1.56%
As % of the General category 1.89% 5.08% 3.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4 21 18
Median salary £59,960 £43,000 £41,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+39.44% +2.99%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,688 £30,000 £31,300
10% offered a salary of more than £59,988 £57,000 £63,250
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-7.77% -

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
424 610 829
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 42.32% 47.96% 44.50%
Number of salaries quoted 320 527 637
Median salary £41,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £55,662
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing Legal as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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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 20 February 2017.

Legal Salary Histogram in Cheshire

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Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Legal within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Macclesfield - 3 - -
Wilmslow -23 2 £59,960 +7.72%
Legal
North West

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT jobs citing Legal also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Legal.

1 18 (72.00%) Finance
2 13 (52.00%) Risk Management
3 11 (44.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (40.00%) Solvency II
5 9 (36.00%) Project Governance
6 8 (32.00%) People Management
7 7 (28.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
7 7 (28.00%) Project Planning
8 5 (20.00%) SQL
8 5 (20.00%) Regulatory Compliance
8 5 (20.00%) iPad
9 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
10 3 (12.00%) Programme Management
10 3 (12.00%) Degree
10 3 (12.00%) Unit Testing
10 3 (12.00%) VB6
10 3 (12.00%) Supplier Management
10 3 (12.00%) ITIL
10 3 (12.00%) VB
10 3 (12.00%) VB.NET
10 3 (12.00%) .NET
10 3 (12.00%) Windows
10 3 (12.00%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (12.00%) Service Management
10 3 (12.00%) Law
10 3 (12.00%) Manufacturing
10 3 (12.00%) User Experience
10 3 (12.00%) QA
11 2 (8.00%) Video Conferencing

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) OLAP
1 2 (8.00%) OLAP Cube
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 18 (72.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Law
2 3 (12.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (12.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (4.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Analyst
1 7 (28.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (12.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (12.00%) Developer
2 3 (12.00%) Project Director
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Developer
2 3 (12.00%) VB.NET Developer
3 2 (8.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Support
3 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 2 (8.00%) Portfolio Manager
3 2 (8.00%) Product Analyst
3 2 (8.00%) Product Business Analyst
3 2 (8.00%) Product Owner
3 2 (8.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (8.00%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (8.00%) Technical Business Analyst
3 2 (8.00%) Technical Product Owner
4 1 (4.00%) Risk Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) iPad
2 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (12.00%) User Experience
3 2 (8.00%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.00%) Credit Derivative
4 1 (4.00%) Derivative
4 1 (4.00%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (4.00%) Fixed Income
4 1 (4.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (4.00%) Interest Rate Derivative
4 1 (4.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Windows
2 2 (8.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) Risk Management
2 11 (44.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (36.00%) Project Governance
4 8 (32.00%) People Management
5 7 (28.00%) Project Planning
5 7 (28.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
6 5 (20.00%) Regulatory Compliance
7 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (12.00%) ITIL
8 3 (12.00%) Programme Management
8 3 (12.00%) Service Management
8 3 (12.00%) Supplier Management
8 3 (12.00%) Unit Testing
9 2 (8.00%) Application Packaging
9 2 (8.00%) Asset Management
9 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2
9 2 (8.00%) Requirements Analysis
9 2 (8.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) SQL
2 3 (12.00%) VB
2 3 (12.00%) VB.NET
2 3 (12.00%) VB6
3 2 (8.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) ACCA
2 1 (4.00%) CIMA
2 1 (4.00%) CISA
2 1 (4.00%) CISM
2 1 (4.00%) CISSP
2 1 (4.00%) CRISC
2 1 (4.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (4.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (40.00%) Solvency II
2 3 (12.00%) QA
3 1 (4.00%) BS25999
3 1 (4.00%) COBIT
3 1 (4.00%) COSO
3 1 (4.00%) FATCA
3 1 (4.00%) P3O
3 1 (4.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 1 (4.00%) Citrix
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft