The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Legal
Rank 39 38 45
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +7
Permanent jobs citing Legal 7 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 2.68% 1.32% 1.30%
As % of the General category 5.19% 2.97% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £22,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -35.71%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
Legal
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chester region.

General Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
135 101 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 51.72% 44.30% 26.09%
Number of salaries quoted 79 78 44
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +39.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £32,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £70,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Legal across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Legal
Salary Trend in Chester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Legal across the Chester region.

Legal Salary Trend in Chester

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 12 (85.71%) Finance
2 8 (57.14%) Information Security
3 7 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 7 (50.00%) Firewall
3 7 (50.00%) Computer Security
3 7 (50.00%) Data Privacy
4 6 (42.86%) CEH
4 6 (42.86%) EnCE
4 6 (42.86%) CISSP
4 6 (42.86%) Internet
4 6 (42.86%) Project Management
4 6 (42.86%) Economics
5 5 (35.71%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (35.71%) Statistical Analysis
5 5 (35.71%) Statistics
5 5 (35.71%) Marketing
5 5 (35.71%) Project Planning
5 5 (35.71%) Ethical Hacking
5 5 (35.71%) Validation
5 5 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (35.71%) Econometrics
5 5 (35.71%) SQL
5 5 (35.71%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (35.71%) Data Modelling
5 5 (35.71%) SAS
5 5 (35.71%) CHAID
5 5 (35.71%) Risk Management
5 5 (35.71%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (35.71%) Data Extraction
5 5 (35.71%) Mathematics

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 (35.71%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) Firewall
1 7 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 6 (42.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
General
1 12 (85.71%) Finance
2 5 (35.71%) Marketing
3 3 (21.43%) Financial Institution
4 2 (14.29%) Banking
5 1 (7.14%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Forensic Investigator
2 1 (7.14%) Cyber Security Consultant
2 1 (7.14%) Architect
2 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
2 1 (7.14%) Consultant
2 1 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (7.14%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Economics
2 5 (35.71%) Statistics
2 5 (35.71%) Mathematics
2 5 (35.71%) Physics
2 5 (35.71%) Computer Science
2 5 (35.71%) Credit Risk
2 5 (35.71%) Data Extraction
2 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Information Security
2 7 (50.00%) Computer Security
2 7 (50.00%) Data Privacy
3 6 (42.86%) Project Management
4 5 (35.71%) Data Modelling
4 5 (35.71%) CHAID
4 5 (35.71%) Risk Management
4 5 (35.71%) Validation
4 5 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (35.71%) Econometrics
4 5 (35.71%) Project Planning
4 5 (35.71%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (35.71%) Ethical Hacking
4 5 (35.71%) Statistical Analysis
4 5 (35.71%) Digital Forensics
4 5 (35.71%) Analytics
4 5 (35.71%) Performance Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) Cyber Security
5 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
6 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) CISSP
1 6 (42.86%) CEH
1 6 (42.86%) EnCE
2 4 (28.57%) Degree
Chester
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
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