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

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Legal
Rank 99 95 126
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +31
Permanent jobs citing Legal 28 19 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.44% 1.19% 0.66%
As % of the General category 3.10% 3.04% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 17 12 8
Average salary £45,000 £25,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+76.47% -7.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,030 £20,250 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £46,000 £39,400
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £42,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +11.84%
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
903 625 861
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 46.45% 39.09% 40.61%
Number of salaries quoted 711 489 697
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 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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 16 September 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 16 September 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 +5 9 £57,500 +155.55% 2
Wilmslow - 6 £38,250 - 1
Knutsford -10 3 £56,000 +21.73%
Warrington -23 2 £47,550 +53.38%
Macclesfield - 1 £56,000 -
Legal
North West

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 24 (63.16%) Finance
2 10 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (26.32%) Firewall
2 10 (26.32%) SQL
3 9 (23.68%) Windows
3 9 (23.68%) Information Security
4 7 (18.42%) Intrusion Detection
4 7 (18.42%) Degree
4 7 (18.42%) Computer Security
4 7 (18.42%) Project Management
4 7 (18.42%) Data Privacy
5 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
5 6 (15.79%) Internet
5 6 (15.79%) Law
5 6 (15.79%) Management Information System
5 6 (15.79%) CISSP
5 6 (15.79%) EnCE
5 6 (15.79%) CEH
5 6 (15.79%) Economics
6 5 (13.16%) Ethical Hacking
6 5 (13.16%) Validation
6 5 (13.16%) Econometrics
6 5 (13.16%) Marketing
6 5 (13.16%) Credit Risk
6 5 (13.16%) Data Extraction
6 5 (13.16%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (13.16%) Mathematics
6 5 (13.16%) Physics
6 5 (13.16%) Computer Science
6 5 (13.16%) MS PowerPoint

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 (13.16%) SAS
2 3 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (7.89%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.26%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.63%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 5 (13.16%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 10 (26.32%) Firewall
2 7 (18.42%) Intrusion Detection
3 6 (15.79%) Internet
4 2 (5.26%) WAN
5 1 (2.63%) LAN
5 1 (2.63%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.16%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (10.53%) Relational Database
3 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.63%) QlikView
General
1 24 (63.16%) Finance
2 6 (15.79%) Law
3 5 (13.16%) Marketing
3 5 (13.16%) Financial Institution
4 2 (5.26%) Banking
5 1 (2.63%) Retail
5 1 (2.63%) Billing
5 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (13.16%) Analyst
2 4 (10.53%) Forensic Investigator
2 4 (10.53%) Developer
3 3 (7.89%) .NET Developer
3 3 (7.89%) C# Developer
3 3 (7.89%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (7.89%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (5.26%) Architect
4 2 (5.26%) Project Manager
4 2 (5.26%) Procurement Analyst
4 2 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (5.26%) Security Analyst
5 1 (2.63%) Business Manager
5 1 (2.63%) Applications Manager
5 1 (2.63%) Systems Manager
5 1 (2.63%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (2.63%) Business Project Manager
5 1 (2.63%) Data Manager
5 1 (2.63%) IT Programme Manager
5 1 (2.63%) Risk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.16%) .NET
2 1 (2.63%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 1 (2.63%) jQuery
2 1 (2.63%) COM
2 1 (2.63%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Management Information System
1 6 (15.79%) Economics
2 5 (13.16%) Credit Risk
2 5 (13.16%) Data Extraction
2 5 (13.16%) Mathematics
2 5 (13.16%) Physics
2 5 (13.16%) Computer Science
2 5 (13.16%) Statistics
2 5 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.89%) Kindle
4 2 (5.26%) User Experience
4 2 (5.26%) Mainframe
4 2 (5.26%) IBM Mainframe
4 2 (5.26%) PKI
4 2 (5.26%) Tandem
4 2 (5.26%) Cryptography
5 1 (2.63%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (2.63%) Fat Client
5 1 (2.63%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 9 (23.68%) Windows
2 3 (7.89%) Windows XP
2 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (7.89%) Windows 7
3 2 (5.26%) UNIX
4 1 (2.63%) Android
4 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (23.68%) Information Security
3 7 (18.42%) Computer Security
3 7 (18.42%) Project Management
3 7 (18.42%) Data Privacy
4 5 (13.16%) Ethical Hacking
4 5 (13.16%) Validation
4 5 (13.16%) Econometrics
4 5 (13.16%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (13.16%) Statistical Analysis
4 5 (13.16%) Data Modelling
4 5 (13.16%) Risk Management
4 5 (13.16%) Service Delivery
4 5 (13.16%) CHAID
4 5 (13.16%) Project Planning
4 5 (13.16%) Digital Forensics
4 5 (13.16%) Analytics
4 5 (13.16%) Performance Analysis
5 4 (10.53%) Software Engineering
6 3 (7.89%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 10 (26.32%) SQL
2 4 (10.53%) C#
3 3 (7.89%) T-SQL
4 2 (5.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (18.42%) Degree
2 6 (15.79%) CISSP
2 6 (15.79%) EnCE
2 6 (15.79%) CEH
3 2 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (2.63%) MCP
4 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.63%) A+ Certification
4 1 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (7.89%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.89%) Open Text
3 2 (5.26%) IBM
4 1 (2.63%) Teradata
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle
4 1 (2.63%) Informatica
4 1 (2.63%) Citrix
4 1 (2.63%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.63%) Ab Initio
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Clarity Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £37000 - £42000 per annum + excellent range of benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Chester
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
St Davids Park, near Chester
Unilever
Salary: £30,500 - 38,100
Posted: 11 days ago
Cheshire
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago