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

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Legal
Rank 103 102 124
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +22
Permanent jobs citing Legal 28 19 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.42% 1.14% 0.74%
As % of the General category 2.98% 3.21% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 23 12 10
Average salary £52,500 £22,750 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+130.76% -17.27%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
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
939 591 805
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 47.66% 35.45% 39.81%
Number of salaries quoted 785 461 664
Average salary £43,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £26,850
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £61,500
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 31 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 31 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
Wilmslow - 5 £39,500 - 1
Chester +12 4 £24,500 +16.66% 2
Knutsford -6 4 £55,500 +141.30%
Warrington -13 3 £67,500 +144.56%
Macclesfield - 2 £43,000 -
Legal
North West

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 31 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 31 (67.39%) Finance
2 16 (34.78%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (28.26%) Project Management
4 11 (23.91%) SQL
4 11 (23.91%) Degree
5 10 (21.74%) Project Planning
6 9 (19.57%) Windows
7 8 (17.39%) ITIL
7 8 (17.39%) Microsoft
7 8 (17.39%) Law
7 8 (17.39%) Information Security
8 7 (15.22%) Supplier Management
8 7 (15.22%) Firewall
8 7 (15.22%) Portfolio Management
9 6 (13.04%) Security Testing
9 6 (13.04%) Computer Security
9 6 (13.04%) Performance Analysis
9 6 (13.04%) Data Privacy
9 6 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (13.04%) Management Information System
9 6 (13.04%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (13.04%) CISSP
9 6 (13.04%) .NET
9 6 (13.04%) MS PowerPoint
9 6 (13.04%) Economics
9 6 (13.04%) CEH
9 6 (13.04%) Intrusion Detection
9 6 (13.04%) Marketing
9 6 (13.04%) Resource Management
9 6 (13.04%) EnCE

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 (10.87%) SAS
2 3 (6.52%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.35%) MS Project Server
4 1 (2.17%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 6 (13.04%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (10.87%) MS Excel
3 3 (6.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.22%) Firewall
2 6 (13.04%) Intrusion Detection
3 5 (10.87%) Internet
4 2 (4.35%) WAN
5 1 (2.17%) Intranet
5 1 (2.17%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.87%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (10.87%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.35%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.17%) QlikView
General
1 31 (67.39%) Finance
2 8 (17.39%) Law
3 6 (13.04%) Marketing
4 5 (10.87%) Financial Institution
5 3 (6.52%) Banking
6 1 (2.17%) Retail
6 1 (2.17%) Billing
6 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.17%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 6 (13.04%) Analyst
2 5 (10.87%) Programme Manager
2 5 (10.87%) Developer
3 4 (8.70%) Forensic Investigator
3 4 (8.70%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (8.70%) .NET Developer
3 4 (8.70%) C# Developer
4 3 (6.52%) IT Programme Manager
4 3 (6.52%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (6.52%) Architect
4 3 (6.52%) Project Manager
5 2 (4.35%) Security Analyst
5 2 (4.35%) Technical Architect
5 2 (4.35%) Procurement Analyst
5 2 (4.35%) Designer
6 1 (2.17%) Senior IT Support
6 1 (2.17%) Marketing Executive
6 1 (2.17%) IT Support
6 1 (2.17%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
6 1 (2.17%) Senior IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.04%) .NET
2 3 (6.52%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 1 (2.17%) jQuery
3 1 (2.17%) COM
3 1 (2.17%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.04%) Management Information System
1 6 (13.04%) Economics
1 6 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.87%) Statistics
2 5 (10.87%) Mathematics
2 5 (10.87%) Physics
2 5 (10.87%) Computer Science
2 5 (10.87%) Credit Risk
2 5 (10.87%) Data Extraction
3 3 (6.52%) User Experience
4 2 (4.35%) IBM Mainframe
4 2 (4.35%) Algorithms
4 2 (4.35%) PKI
4 2 (4.35%) Mainframe
4 2 (4.35%) Tandem
4 2 (4.35%) Cryptography
5 1 (2.17%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (2.17%) Thin Client
5 1 (2.17%) Kindle
5 1 (2.17%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 9 (19.57%) Windows
2 2 (4.35%) Android
2 2 (4.35%) Windows 7
2 2 (4.35%) Apple iOS
2 2 (4.35%) UNIX
3 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.17%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (34.78%) Stakeholder Management
2 13 (28.26%) Project Management
3 10 (21.74%) Project Planning
4 8 (17.39%) ITIL
4 8 (17.39%) Information Security
5 7 (15.22%) Supplier Management
5 7 (15.22%) Portfolio Management
6 6 (13.04%) Resource Management
6 6 (13.04%) Security Testing
6 6 (13.04%) Computer Security
6 6 (13.04%) Performance Analysis
6 6 (13.04%) Data Privacy
6 6 (13.04%) Programme Management
7 5 (10.87%) Econometrics
7 5 (10.87%) Statistical Analysis
7 5 (10.87%) Ethical Hacking
7 5 (10.87%) Software Engineering
7 5 (10.87%) Data Modelling
7 5 (10.87%) CHAID
7 5 (10.87%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (23.91%) SQL
2 5 (10.87%) C#
3 4 (8.70%) Java
3 4 (8.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (23.91%) Degree
2 6 (13.04%) EnCE
2 6 (13.04%) CISSP
2 6 (13.04%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (13.04%) CEH
3 3 (6.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (2.17%) MCP
4 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.17%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (4.35%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (17.39%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.70%) Open Text
3 3 (6.52%) Ab Initio
3 3 (6.52%) Informatica
3 3 (6.52%) Teradata
4 2 (4.35%) Citrix
4 2 (4.35%) IBM
5 1 (2.17%) Oracle
5 1 (2.17%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.17%) VMware
Chester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago