The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Legal
Rank 90 98 82
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -16
Permanent jobs citing Legal 11 12 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.77% 0.75% 1.27%
As % of the General category 1.45% 1.64% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 8
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +2.70%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.52% -5.00%
Legal
Scotland

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

General Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
760 731 608
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 53.48% 45.89% 51.61%
Number of salaries quoted 455 462 316
Average salary £49,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Legal
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Legal Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Legal
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Legal across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

Legal Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 6 (37.50%) Finance
2 5 (31.25%) Telecoms
2 5 (31.25%) SQL
3 4 (25.00%) Windows
3 4 (25.00%) CRM
4 3 (18.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (18.75%) CISSP
4 3 (18.75%) CISA
4 3 (18.75%) CISM
4 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
4 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
4 3 (18.75%) Risk Assessment
4 3 (18.75%) Information Security
4 3 (18.75%) HIPAA
4 3 (18.75%) Line Management
5 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (12.50%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (12.50%) VMware
5 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
5 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (12.50%) Windows 8
5 2 (12.50%) Document Management
5 2 (12.50%) Practice Management
5 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (12.50%) Marketing
5 2 (12.50%) Degree
5 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (12.50%) Computer Science

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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%) IIS
1 2 (12.50%) WorkSite
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (6.25%) QlikView
General
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
2 5 (31.25%) Telecoms
3 2 (12.50%) Marketing
4 1 (6.25%) Banking
4 1 (6.25%) Investment Banking
4 1 (6.25%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Information Security Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Consultant
2 3 (18.75%) Security Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Information Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Applications Support
3 2 (12.50%) Applications Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Support Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Applications Support Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) IT Assistant
3 2 (12.50%) Information Systems Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Vendor Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Security Risk Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Security Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (6.25%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Blackberry
1 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
1 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) Credit Risk
2 1 (6.25%) Market Risk
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Derivative
2 1 (6.25%) Equity Derivative
2 1 (6.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (12.50%) Windows 2000 Server
2 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
2 2 (12.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) CRM
2 3 (18.75%) Risk Assessment
2 3 (18.75%) Information Security
2 3 (18.75%) Line Management
3 2 (12.50%) Document Management
3 2 (12.50%) Time Management
3 2 (12.50%) Practice Management
4 1 (6.25%) Migration
4 1 (6.25%) Programme Management
4 1 (6.25%) Project Management
4 1 (6.25%) Change Management
4 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
4 1 (6.25%) Security Architecture
4 1 (6.25%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (6.25%) Analytics
4 1 (6.25%) Supplier Management
4 1 (6.25%) Wealth Management
4 1 (6.25%) OO
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) SQL
2 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
3 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
3 1 (6.25%) Java
3 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) CISSP
1 3 (18.75%) CISA
1 3 (18.75%) CISM
2 2 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (18.75%) HIPAA
2 1 (6.25%) EMIR
2 1 (6.25%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (6.25%) MiFID
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Dell
1 2 (12.50%) Citrix
1 2 (12.50%) Interwoven
1 2 (12.50%) VMware
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Murex
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) Hyland