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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Legal
Rank 102 108 128
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +20
Permanent jobs citing Legal 27 16 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.41% 0.92% 0.60%
As % of the General category 2.96% 2.79% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 26 14 9
Average salary £52,500 £27,600 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+90.21% +0.36%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +9.33%
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
912 574 749
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 47.60% 33.16% 37.62%
Number of salaries quoted 788 453 619
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,750 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 21 November 2014.

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 21 November 2014. 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
Warrington -4 4 £67,500 +144.56%
Wilmslow - 4 £39,500 -
Knutsford -1 3 £55,000 +139.13% 1
Chester +8 2 £43,500 +107.14%
Macclesfield +4 2 £43,000 -28.33%
Legal
North West

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 33 (66.00%) Finance
2 18 (36.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (30.00%) Project Management
4 13 (26.00%) SQL
5 12 (24.00%) Project Planning
5 12 (24.00%) Degree
6 10 (20.00%) ITIL
6 10 (20.00%) Windows
7 9 (18.00%) Microsoft
7 9 (18.00%) Supplier Management
7 9 (18.00%) Law
7 9 (18.00%) Portfolio Management
8 8 (16.00%) Resource Management
8 8 (16.00%) Security Testing
8 8 (16.00%) Programme Management
8 8 (16.00%) .NET
8 8 (16.00%) ITIL Certification
9 7 (14.00%) Management Information System
9 7 (14.00%) C#
9 7 (14.00%) Marketing
10 6 (12.00%) MS PowerPoint
10 6 (12.00%) Software Engineering
10 6 (12.00%) Economics
10 6 (12.00%) Information Security
10 6 (12.00%) Analytics
10 6 (12.00%) Performance Analysis
10 6 (12.00%) Relational Database
10 6 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (10.00%) Mathematics

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 5 (10.00%) SAS
2 2 (4.00%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 6 (12.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (10.00%) MS Excel
3 4 (8.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.00%) Firewall
1 4 (8.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (6.00%) Internet
3 2 (4.00%) WAN
4 1 (2.00%) Intranet
4 1 (2.00%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.00%) Relational Database
2 5 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (6.00%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.00%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 33 (66.00%) Finance
2 9 (18.00%) Law
3 7 (14.00%) Marketing
4 4 (8.00%) Banking
4 4 (8.00%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.00%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.00%) Automotive
5 1 (2.00%) Retail
5 1 (2.00%) Billing
5 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (14.00%) Developer
1 7 (14.00%) Programme Manager
2 6 (12.00%) Analyst
2 6 (12.00%) .NET Developer
3 5 (10.00%) C# Developer
3 5 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (6.00%) Designer
4 3 (6.00%) IT Programme Manager
4 3 (6.00%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (6.00%) Architect
4 3 (6.00%) Project Manager
5 2 (4.00%) Security Analyst
5 2 (4.00%) Technical Architect
5 2 (4.00%) Procurement Analyst
5 2 (4.00%) Forensic Investigator
5 2 (4.00%) ETL Designer
6 1 (2.00%) Cyber Security Consultant
6 1 (2.00%) IT Support
6 1 (2.00%) Marketing Executive
6 1 (2.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (16.00%) .NET
2 4 (8.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 2 (4.00%) HTML
4 1 (2.00%) jQuery
4 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (2.00%) REST
4 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.00%) COM
4 1 (2.00%) Web Services
4 1 (2.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.00%) Management Information System
2 6 (12.00%) Economics
2 6 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (10.00%) Statistics
3 5 (10.00%) Mathematics
3 5 (10.00%) Physics
3 5 (10.00%) Credit Risk
3 5 (10.00%) Data Extraction
4 4 (8.00%) User Experience
5 3 (6.00%) Computer Science
6 2 (4.00%) PKI
6 2 (4.00%) Mainframe
6 2 (4.00%) Tandem
6 2 (4.00%) Cryptography
6 2 (4.00%) Algorithms
6 2 (4.00%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (2.00%) Freedom of Information
7 1 (2.00%) Thin Client
7 1 (2.00%) Copywriting
7 1 (2.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 10 (20.00%) Windows
2 3 (6.00%) Android
2 3 (6.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (4.00%) UNIX
4 1 (2.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (36.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 15 (30.00%) Project Management
3 12 (24.00%) Project Planning
4 10 (20.00%) ITIL
5 9 (18.00%) Supplier Management
5 9 (18.00%) Portfolio Management
6 8 (16.00%) Resource Management
6 8 (16.00%) Security Testing
6 8 (16.00%) Programme Management
7 6 (12.00%) Software Engineering
7 6 (12.00%) Information Security
7 6 (12.00%) Analytics
7 6 (12.00%) Performance Analysis
8 5 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (10.00%) Econometrics
8 5 (10.00%) Statistical Analysis
8 5 (10.00%) Validation
8 5 (10.00%) Data Modelling
8 5 (10.00%) CHAID
8 5 (10.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (26.00%) SQL
2 7 (14.00%) C#
3 5 (10.00%) Java
3 5 (10.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (24.00%) Degree
2 8 (16.00%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (8.00%) CISSP
3 4 (8.00%) EnCE
3 4 (8.00%) CEH
4 3 (6.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (2.00%) MCP
5 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.00%) A+ Certification
5 1 (2.00%) MBA
System Software
1 1 (2.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (18.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.00%) Open Text
3 4 (8.00%) Ab Initio
3 4 (8.00%) Informatica
3 4 (8.00%) Teradata
4 2 (4.00%) IBM
4 2 (4.00%) VMware
4 2 (4.00%) Citrix
5 1 (2.00%) Oracle
5 1 (2.00%) SAP
5 1 (2.00%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.00%) Sophos
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