The first 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Legal
Rank 96 89 89
Rank change year-on-year
-7 0
Permanent jobs citing Legal 12 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.80% 0.83% 0.34%
As % of the General category 1.69% 1.67% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 4
Average salary £50,000 £51,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.96% +75.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £44,750 £26,950
10% offered a salary of more than £61,900 £57,600 £38,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +13.33%
General Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
711 600 560
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 47.65% 49.67% 47.74%
Number of salaries quoted 467 337 346
Average salary £44,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £75,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Legal
Scotland

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 23 July 2014.

Legal Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 18 (52.94%) Finance
2 10 (29.41%) JavaScript
2 10 (29.41%) Marketing
3 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
3 9 (26.47%) Reuters
3 9 (26.47%) Project Management
3 9 (26.47%) Law
3 9 (26.47%) Practice Management
4 8 (23.53%) CSS
4 8 (23.53%) JBoss
4 8 (23.53%) HTML
4 8 (23.53%) Java
4 8 (23.53%) Ajax
4 8 (23.53%) Spring
4 8 (23.53%) Hibernate
4 8 (23.53%) Degree
5 7 (20.59%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (20.59%) J2EE
5 7 (20.59%) SQL Server
5 7 (20.59%) MS Office
5 7 (20.59%) Windows
5 7 (20.59%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (17.65%) JUnit
6 6 (17.65%) SQL
7 5 (14.71%) .NET
7 5 (14.71%) IIS
7 5 (14.71%) Visual Studio
7 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET
7 5 (14.71%) SOAP
7 5 (14.71%) Web Services

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 5 (14.71%) IIS
2 2 (5.88%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (5.88%) Drupal
2 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.94%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (20.59%) MS Office
2 5 (14.71%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.94%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) DHCP
1 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
1 2 (5.88%) DNS
2 1 (2.94%) Internet
2 1 (2.94%) Firewall
2 1 (2.94%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.59%) SQL Server
1 7 (20.59%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 6 (17.65%) JUnit
2 5 (14.71%) Visual Studio
2 5 (14.71%) InstallShield
2 5 (14.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (14.71%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
2 5 (14.71%) MSBuild
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle APEX
General
1 18 (52.94%) Finance
2 10 (29.41%) Marketing
3 9 (26.47%) Law
4 4 (11.76%) Billing
5 3 (8.82%) Local Government
5 3 (8.82%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (38.24%) Developer
2 8 (23.53%) Java Developer
3 7 (20.59%) Senior Developer
4 5 (14.71%) Project Manager
4 5 (14.71%) Security Manager
5 4 (11.76%) Information Manager
5 4 (11.76%) Information Security Manager
5 4 (11.76%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Risk Manager
6 3 (8.82%) Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Information Risk Manager
7 2 (5.88%) Head of Service Delivery
7 2 (5.88%) IT Support
7 2 (5.88%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Information Security Risk Manager
8 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
8 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Designer
8 1 (2.94%) Chief Architect
8 1 (2.94%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (23.53%) HTML
1 8 (23.53%) CSS
1 8 (23.53%) Hibernate
1 8 (23.53%) Spring
1 8 (23.53%) Ajax
2 7 (20.59%) J2EE
3 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET
3 5 (14.71%) .NET
3 5 (14.71%) SOAP
3 5 (14.71%) Web Services
3 5 (14.71%) XML
3 5 (14.71%) XSLT
3 5 (14.71%) .NET Remoting
3 5 (14.71%) .NET Framework
3 5 (14.71%) WinForms
3 5 (14.71%) JSON
3 5 (14.71%) OOXML
3 5 (14.71%) jQuery
4 3 (8.82%) RichFaces
4 3 (8.82%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) N-Tier
2 3 (8.82%) Management Information System
2 3 (8.82%) Open Source
3 2 (5.88%) Fat Client
3 2 (5.88%) Thin Client
3 2 (5.88%) GIS
4 1 (2.94%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.59%) Windows
2 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (5.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (26.47%) Project Management
1 9 (26.47%) Practice Management
2 5 (14.71%) Information Security
2 5 (14.71%) ITIL
2 5 (14.71%) PRINCE2
2 5 (14.71%) SOA
2 5 (14.71%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (14.71%) Multithreading
3 4 (11.76%) Workflow
3 4 (11.76%) Resource Management
3 4 (11.76%) PRINCE
3 4 (11.76%) Document Management
3 4 (11.76%) Workflow Management
4 3 (8.82%) TDD
4 3 (8.82%) Asset Management
4 3 (8.82%) Service Delivery
5 2 (5.88%) Information Security Management
5 2 (5.88%) Security Management
5 2 (5.88%) Supplier Management
5 2 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 10 (29.41%) JavaScript
2 8 (23.53%) Java
3 6 (17.65%) SQL
4 5 (14.71%) XQuery
4 5 (14.71%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (23.53%) Degree
2 7 (20.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (14.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 5 (14.71%) CISA
4 4 (11.76%) PMP
4 4 (11.76%) PMI Certification
4 4 (11.76%) CISSP
4 4 (11.76%) Security Cleared
5 3 (8.82%) CISM
6 2 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.94%) COBIT
1 1 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 5 (14.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.88%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
1 9 (26.47%) Reuters
2 8 (23.53%) JBoss
3 5 (14.71%) VMware
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle