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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Legal
Rank 92 93 65
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -28
Permanent jobs citing Legal 9 11 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.67% 0.80% 2.14%
As % of the General category 1.21% 1.64% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 18
Average salary £34,788 £44,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.93% +27.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,150 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £44,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +8.10%
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
741 669 575
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 54.93% 48.76% 49.15%
Number of salaries quoted 443 451 388
Average salary £47,000 £43,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.04% -8.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 28 January 2015.

Legal Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 11 (50.00%) Finance
2 8 (36.36%) WorkSite
2 8 (36.36%) Windows
2 8 (36.36%) Project Management
3 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
3 7 (31.82%) MS Office
3 7 (31.82%) Law
4 6 (27.27%) Document Management
4 6 (27.27%) ITIL
4 6 (27.27%) SQL
4 6 (27.27%) Windows 7
5 5 (22.73%) Time Management
5 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
5 5 (22.73%) Marketing
6 4 (18.18%) Practice Management
6 4 (18.18%) Private Banking
6 4 (18.18%) Wealth Management
6 4 (18.18%) MiFID
6 4 (18.18%) Banking
6 4 (18.18%) Change Management
6 4 (18.18%) Back Office
6 4 (18.18%) T-SQL
6 4 (18.18%) PRINCE2
6 4 (18.18%) MS Exchange
6 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
6 4 (18.18%) Investment Management
6 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 4 (18.18%) FATCA
7 3 (13.64%) Line Management
7 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 8 (36.36%) WorkSite
2 4 (18.18%) MS Exchange
3 2 (9.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (9.09%) IIS
4 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (31.82%) MS Office
2 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) DHCP
1 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.55%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (9.09%) QlikView
3 2 (9.09%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 11 (50.00%) Finance
2 7 (31.82%) Law
3 5 (22.73%) Marketing
4 4 (18.18%) Back Office
4 4 (18.18%) Private Banking
4 4 (18.18%) Banking
5 2 (9.09%) Billing
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) IT Support
3 4 (18.18%) Project Manager
4 3 (13.64%) Trainer
4 3 (13.64%) Business Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) IT Trainer
4 3 (13.64%) IT Assistant
5 2 (9.09%) IT Support Assistant
5 2 (9.09%) Applications Support Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Support Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Applications Support
5 2 (9.09%) Applications Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Support Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Support Assistant
5 2 (9.09%) Business Systems Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Commercial Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Business Process Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Blackberry
1 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Thin Client
2 1 (4.55%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 8 (36.36%) Windows
2 6 (27.27%) Windows 7
3 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (9.09%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (4.55%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Project Management
2 6 (27.27%) ITIL
2 6 (27.27%) Document Management
3 5 (22.73%) Time Management
4 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 4 (18.18%) Investment Management
4 4 (18.18%) Practice Management
4 4 (18.18%) Wealth Management
4 4 (18.18%) PRINCE2
4 4 (18.18%) Change Management
5 3 (13.64%) CRM
5 3 (13.64%) Line Management
6 2 (9.09%) Change Control
6 2 (9.09%) Workflow
6 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (9.09%) B2B
6 2 (9.09%) Data Management
6 2 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (9.09%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) SQL
2 4 (18.18%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) MiFID
1 4 (18.18%) FATCA
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.64%) Citrix
3 1 (4.55%) Interwoven
3 1 (4.55%) VMware
3 1 (4.55%) Dell
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