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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Legal
Rank 99 98 121
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +23
Permanent jobs citing Legal 30 19 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.51% 1.21% 0.59%
As % of the General category 3.16% 3.14% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 20 10 6
Average salary £45,000 £24,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+87.50% -31.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £19,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £27,940 £40,800
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
949 606 840
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 47.83% 38.55% 41.30%
Number of salaries quoted 771 461 677
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
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 2 October 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 2 October 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
Chester -1 7 - - 1
Wilmslow - 7 £39,500 - 1
Warrington -18 4 £67,500 +144.56%
Knutsford -10 3 £56,000 +143.47% 2
Macclesfield - 1 £56,000 -
Legal
North West

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 28 (63.64%) Finance
2 13 (29.55%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (25.00%) SQL
4 10 (22.73%) Windows
4 10 (22.73%) Firewall
4 10 (22.73%) Project Management
4 10 (22.73%) Degree
5 9 (20.45%) Information Security
6 8 (18.18%) Project Planning
6 8 (18.18%) Law
6 8 (18.18%) Microsoft
7 7 (15.91%) Management Information System
7 7 (15.91%) Computer Security
7 7 (15.91%) Intrusion Detection
7 7 (15.91%) Data Privacy
8 6 (13.64%) CEH
8 6 (13.64%) Economics
8 6 (13.64%) EnCE
8 6 (13.64%) Internet
8 6 (13.64%) CISSP
8 6 (13.64%) .NET
9 5 (11.36%) C#
9 5 (11.36%) MS Excel
9 5 (11.36%) ITIL
9 5 (11.36%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (11.36%) Data Modelling
9 5 (11.36%) SAS
9 5 (11.36%) CHAID
9 5 (11.36%) Risk Management
9 5 (11.36%) Validation

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 (11.36%) SAS
2 3 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (6.82%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.82%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.55%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 5 (11.36%) MS Excel
1 5 (11.36%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 10 (22.73%) Firewall
2 7 (15.91%) Intrusion Detection
3 6 (13.64%) Internet
4 2 (4.55%) WAN
5 1 (2.27%) Intranet
5 1 (2.27%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.36%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (11.36%) Relational Database
2 3 (6.82%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.27%) QlikView
General
1 28 (63.64%) Finance
2 8 (18.18%) Law
3 5 (11.36%) Financial Institution
3 5 (11.36%) Marketing
4 2 (4.55%) Banking
5 1 (2.27%) Retail
5 1 (2.27%) Billing
5 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (11.36%) Developer
1 5 (11.36%) Analyst
2 4 (9.09%) Programme Manager
2 4 (9.09%) .NET Developer
2 4 (9.09%) C# Developer
2 4 (9.09%) Forensic Investigator
2 4 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (6.82%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (6.82%) Architect
3 3 (6.82%) Project Manager
4 2 (4.55%) Technical Architect
4 2 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (4.55%) Security Analyst
4 2 (4.55%) Procurement Analyst
4 2 (4.55%) IT Programme Manager
5 1 (2.27%) Risk Manager
5 1 (2.27%) Contracts Manager
5 1 (2.27%) Graduate Software Developer
5 1 (2.27%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (2.27%) Business Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.64%) .NET
2 1 (2.27%) COM
2 1 (2.27%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 1 (2.27%) jQuery
2 1 (2.27%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.91%) Management Information System
2 6 (13.64%) Economics
3 5 (11.36%) Statistics
3 5 (11.36%) Mathematics
3 5 (11.36%) Physics
3 5 (11.36%) Computer Science
3 5 (11.36%) Credit Risk
3 5 (11.36%) Data Extraction
3 5 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.82%) Kindle
4 3 (6.82%) User Experience
5 2 (4.55%) Algorithms
5 2 (4.55%) PKI
5 2 (4.55%) Mainframe
5 2 (4.55%) Tandem
5 2 (4.55%) Cryptography
5 2 (4.55%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (2.27%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (2.27%) Thin Client
6 1 (2.27%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 10 (22.73%) Windows
2 3 (6.82%) Windows XP
2 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (6.82%) Windows 7
3 2 (4.55%) Apple iOS
3 2 (4.55%) UNIX
3 2 (4.55%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (29.55%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (22.73%) Project Management
3 9 (20.45%) Information Security
4 8 (18.18%) Project Planning
5 7 (15.91%) Computer Security
5 7 (15.91%) Data Privacy
6 5 (11.36%) Performance Analysis
6 5 (11.36%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (11.36%) Digital Forensics
6 5 (11.36%) Portfolio Management
6 5 (11.36%) Analytics
6 5 (11.36%) Econometrics
6 5 (11.36%) Ethical Hacking
6 5 (11.36%) Software Engineering
6 5 (11.36%) Supplier Management
6 5 (11.36%) Statistical Analysis
6 5 (11.36%) Risk Management
6 5 (11.36%) Validation
6 5 (11.36%) Service Delivery
6 5 (11.36%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 11 (25.00%) SQL
2 5 (11.36%) C#
3 4 (9.09%) T-SQL
4 2 (4.55%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (22.73%) Degree
2 6 (13.64%) EnCE
2 6 (13.64%) CEH
2 6 (13.64%) CISSP
3 4 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (6.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (2.27%) MCP
5 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.27%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (6.82%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.09%) Open Text
3 2 (4.55%) IBM
4 1 (2.27%) Oracle
4 1 (2.27%) Ab Initio
4 1 (2.27%) Teradata
4 1 (2.27%) Citrix
4 1 (2.27%) Informatica
4 1 (2.27%) Salesforce.com
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Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Knutsford
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £18,000 Basic - OTE £26,000 (uncapped)
Posted: 7 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago