The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Legal
Rank 38 49 48
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -1
Permanent jobs citing Legal 3 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 1.51% 1.33% 0.45%
As % of the General category 3.75% 2.65% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 2
Average salary £26,000 £45,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.22% -35.71%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.11%
Legal
London

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

General Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
80 151 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 40.20% 50.17% 44.77%
Number of salaries quoted 59 138 179
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £31,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £75,000 £55,375
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Legal
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

Legal Salary Trend in Croydon

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 14 (73.68%) SQL
2 11 (57.89%) Windows
2 11 (57.89%) MS Excel
2 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
2 11 (57.89%) Active Directory
2 11 (57.89%) SAN
2 11 (57.89%) Degree
2 11 (57.89%) SolarWinds
2 11 (57.89%) Network Management
3 4 (21.05%) C#
3 4 (21.05%) .NET
3 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET
4 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
5 2 (10.53%) Finance
5 2 (10.53%) CSS
5 2 (10.53%) XML
5 2 (10.53%) HTML
5 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
5 2 (10.53%) VB.NET
5 2 (10.53%) CRM
5 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
5 2 (10.53%) SLA
5 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (5.26%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.26%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (5.26%) QA
6 1 (5.26%) EPiServer
6 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.26%) SharePoint Server

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 (10.53%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 11 (57.89%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (57.89%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Infrastructure Technician
2 3 (15.79%) Developer
2 3 (15.79%) .NET Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Administrator
3 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Team Leader
4 1 (5.26%) SQL DBA
4 1 (5.26%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (5.26%) .NET Team Leader
4 1 (5.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Lead .NET Developer
4 1 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Trainer
4 1 (5.26%) C# Developer
4 1 (5.26%) DBA
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Applications Support
4 1 (5.26%) Lead Developer
4 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) .NET
1 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET
2 2 (10.53%) CSS
2 2 (10.53%) XML
2 2 (10.53%) HTML
3 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (57.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Network Management
2 2 (10.53%) CRM
3 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) SQL
2 4 (21.05%) C#
3 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
3 2 (10.53%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (57.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) SLA
2 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 11 (57.89%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
1 11 (57.89%) SolarWinds
2 1 (5.26%) EPiServer