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 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Legal
Rank 78 97 96
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -1
Permanent jobs citing Legal 17 4 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.31% 0.29% 1.40%
As % of the General category 2.40% 0.54% 3.21%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 11
Average salary £31,250 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.87% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,600 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,650 £47,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +7.50%
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
709 738 716
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 54.71% 53.87% 43.58%
Number of salaries quoted 421 416 443
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +9.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £66,000 £60,000
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 30 April 2016.

Legal Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 19 (45.24%) SQL
2 18 (42.86%) Degree
3 16 (38.10%) Microsoft
4 14 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 12 (28.57%) C#
5 12 (28.57%) .NET
5 12 (28.57%) Finance
6 11 (26.19%) ASP.NET
7 8 (19.05%) Practice Management
7 8 (19.05%) Migration
7 8 (19.05%) Data Migration
7 8 (19.05%) Banking
7 8 (19.05%) Marketing
7 8 (19.05%) QA
8 7 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (16.67%) Open Source
8 7 (16.67%) Case Management
9 6 (14.29%) Computer Science
9 6 (14.29%) VBA
10 5 (11.90%) VB.NET
10 5 (11.90%) HTML
10 5 (11.90%) JavaScript
10 5 (11.90%) N-Tier
10 5 (11.90%) Middleware
10 5 (11.90%) Risk Management
10 5 (11.90%) Presales
10 5 (11.90%) SaaS
10 5 (11.90%) Capacity Planning
10 5 (11.90%) Performance Management
11 4 (9.52%) Web Application Development

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 (4.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.52%) MS Office
3 3 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (7.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Visualfiles
2 1 (2.38%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.90%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 12 (28.57%) Finance
2 8 (19.05%) Banking
2 8 (19.05%) Marketing
3 3 (7.14%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.76%) Dutch Language
4 2 (4.76%) French Language
4 2 (4.76%) German Language
5 1 (2.38%) Front Office
5 1 (2.38%) Law
Job Titles
1 12 (28.57%) Developer
2 8 (19.05%) Analyst
3 6 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 6 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
3 6 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 5 (11.90%) Consultant
4 5 (11.90%) Principal Consultant
4 5 (11.90%) Principal Technical Consultant
4 5 (11.90%) Software Developer
4 5 (11.90%) Technical Consultant
5 4 (9.52%) Support Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) IT Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Account Manager
7 2 (4.76%) Desktop Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Desktop Support
7 2 (4.76%) IT Architect
7 2 (4.76%) IT Security Architect
7 2 (4.76%) Resourcer
7 2 (4.76%) Security Architect
7 2 (4.76%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (28.57%) .NET
2 11 (26.19%) ASP.NET
3 5 (11.90%) HTML
3 5 (11.90%) Middleware
4 2 (4.76%) XML
5 1 (2.38%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 5 (11.90%) N-Tier
3 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.76%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.76%) Reference Data
5 1 (2.38%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.38%) Fixed Income
5 1 (2.38%) Hedge funds
5 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.38%) Windows
1 1 (2.38%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (19.05%) Data Migration
1 8 (19.05%) Migration
1 8 (19.05%) Practice Management
2 7 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (16.67%) Case Management
2 7 (16.67%) Open Source
3 5 (11.90%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (11.90%) Performance Management
3 5 (11.90%) Presales
3 5 (11.90%) Risk Management
4 4 (9.52%) Business Development
4 4 (9.52%) Web Application Development
5 3 (7.14%) Asset Management
5 3 (7.14%) Change Management
5 3 (7.14%) ITIL
6 2 (4.76%) CRM
6 2 (4.76%) ERP
6 2 (4.76%) Project Management
6 2 (4.76%) Security Management
6 2 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (45.24%) SQL
2 12 (28.57%) C#
3 6 (14.29%) VBA
4 5 (11.90%) JavaScript
4 5 (11.90%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.38%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (42.86%) Degree
2 2 (4.76%) CISA
2 2 (4.76%) CISM
2 2 (4.76%) CISSP
2 2 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.38%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (19.05%) QA
2 2 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 16 (38.10%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.38%) Charles River
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