The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Legal
Rank 36 15 -
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -
Permanent jobs citing Legal 13 14 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 4.92% 8.97% -
As % of the General category 19.12% 24.56% -
Number of salaries quoted 13 14 0
Average salary £55,000 £48,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.82% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Legal
Essex

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

General Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
68 57 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 25.76% 36.54% 39.10%
Number of salaries quoted 61 50 50
Average salary £55,000 £38,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.73% -15.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,050 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £54,500 £78,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

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

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

Legal
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

Legal Salary Trend in Colchester

Legal
Salary Histogram in Colchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Legal across the Colchester region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Legal Salary Histogram in Colchester

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 16 (100.00%) Law
2 8 (50.00%) Service Management
2 8 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 7 (43.75%) Windows
4 6 (37.50%) ISEB
4 6 (37.50%) SAP
4 6 (37.50%) Document Management
4 6 (37.50%) HP UFT
4 6 (37.50%) LoadRunner
4 6 (37.50%) ISTQB
4 6 (37.50%) Test Management
4 6 (37.50%) Test Scripting
4 6 (37.50%) Test Strategy
4 6 (37.50%) Coaching
5 5 (31.25%) MS Office
5 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
6 4 (25.00%) Blackberry
6 4 (25.00%) ITIL
6 4 (25.00%) Service Delivery
6 4 (25.00%) Incident Management
6 4 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
6 4 (25.00%) Service Desk Management
6 4 (25.00%) Windows 7
6 4 (25.00%) Mentoring
6 4 (25.00%) Performance Management
7 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
8 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
8 2 (12.50%) SQL
8 2 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 2 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (6.25%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (31.25%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Office 365
1 2 (12.50%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Internet
1 1 (6.25%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) HP UFT
1 6 (37.50%) LoadRunner
General
1 16 (100.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Team Leader
2 6 (37.50%) Test Leader
2 6 (37.50%) Test Team Leader
3 4 (25.00%) Service Desk Manager
3 4 (25.00%) Service Desk Support
3 4 (25.00%) Service Manager
3 4 (25.00%) Service Support Manager
3 4 (25.00%) Support Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) Application Support Team Leader
4 2 (12.50%) Applications Support
4 2 (12.50%) Architect
4 2 (12.50%) DBA
4 2 (12.50%) Mobility Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (12.50%) SQL DBA
4 2 (12.50%) Support Team Leader
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Leader
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Team Leader
5 1 (6.25%) Exchange Support
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (12.50%) Mobile App
2 2 (12.50%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Windows
2 4 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (12.50%) Android
3 2 (12.50%) Apple iOS
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Phone
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Service Management
2 6 (37.50%) Coaching
2 6 (37.50%) Document Management
2 6 (37.50%) Test Management
2 6 (37.50%) Test Scripting
2 6 (37.50%) Test Strategy
3 4 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 4 (25.00%) ITIL
3 4 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 4 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 4 (25.00%) Performance Management
3 4 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 4 (25.00%) Service Desk Management
4 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
4 2 (12.50%) Security Patching
5 1 (6.25%) Email Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) ISEB
1 6 (37.50%) ISTQB
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.25%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) SCCM
1 1 (6.25%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) SAP
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) Adobe
3 1 (6.25%) Citrix
3 1 (6.25%) VMware