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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Legal
Rank 99 95 87
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -8
Permanent jobs citing Legal 11 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.70% 0.68% 0.67%
As % of the General category 1.33% 1.37% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 3
Average salary £70,000 £50,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% +66.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
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
828 731 607
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 52.57% 49.80% 50.88%
Number of salaries quoted 458 467 368
Average salary £48,000 £45,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,650 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 August 2015.

Legal Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 8 (47.06%) CISSP
1 8 (47.06%) CISA
1 8 (47.06%) CISM
1 8 (47.06%) Information Security
2 7 (41.18%) Management Information System
2 7 (41.18%) Degree
3 6 (35.29%) Banking
3 6 (35.29%) Finance
4 5 (29.41%) Risk Management
4 5 (29.41%) Telecoms
4 5 (29.41%) Retail
4 5 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (29.41%) Security Management
4 5 (29.41%) Corporate Banking
5 4 (23.53%) Incident Management
5 4 (23.53%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 4 (23.53%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (23.53%) Digital Forensics
5 4 (23.53%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (23.53%) ITIL
5 4 (23.53%) Service Management
6 3 (17.65%) IBM
6 3 (17.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (17.65%) Line Management
6 3 (17.65%) Risk Assessment
6 3 (17.65%) HIPAA
7 2 (11.76%) Vulnerability Management
7 2 (11.76%) Analytics
7 2 (11.76%) Distributed Denial-of-Service

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Firewall
1 1 (5.88%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.88%) QlikView
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
1 6 (35.29%) Banking
2 5 (29.41%) Retail
2 5 (29.41%) Corporate Banking
2 5 (29.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Security Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Information Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Information Security Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Information Systems Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Security Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Security Risk Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Vendor Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Governance Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Data Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Security Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Management Information System
2 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.76%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.88%) Visualisation
3 1 (5.88%) Cryptography
3 1 (5.88%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Information Security
2 5 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (29.41%) Security Management
2 5 (29.41%) Risk Management
3 4 (23.53%) ITIL
3 4 (23.53%) Service Management
3 4 (23.53%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 4 (23.53%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (23.53%) Incident Management
3 4 (23.53%) Digital Forensics
4 3 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (17.65%) Line Management
4 3 (17.65%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (11.76%) Change Management
5 2 (11.76%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (11.76%) Identity Management
5 2 (11.76%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (11.76%) Analytics
6 1 (5.88%) Patch Management
6 1 (5.88%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) Java
1 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
1 1 (5.88%) PHP
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
1 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
1 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) CISSP
1 8 (47.06%) CISA
1 8 (47.06%) CISM
2 7 (41.18%) Degree
3 4 (23.53%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (17.65%) HIPAA
2 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) IBM
2 1 (5.88%) Hyland
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k - £60k plus attractive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
Professionals in Law
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Circa £40,000 dependent on experience plus benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Edinburgh
Williams and Glyn
Posted: 27 days ago
Edinburgh
Williams and Glyn
Posted: 27 days ago
Edinburgh
Williams and Glyn
Posted: 27 days ago
Edinburgh
Williams and Glyn
Posted: 27 days ago
Edinburgh
Williams and Glyn
Posted: 27 days ago
Edinburgh
Williams and Glyn
Posted: 27 days ago