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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Legal
Rank 92 84 77
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -7
Permanent jobs citing Legal 10 8 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.68% 0.66% 1.08%
As % of the General category 1.37% 1.30% 2.29%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 9
Average salary £50,000 £30,000 £29,454
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% +1.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £30,000 £20,300
10% offered a salary of more than £63,300 £40,000 £39,542
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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
730 616 567
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 49.76% 50.70% 47.21%
Number of salaries quoted 466 375 373
Average salary £45,000 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
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 27 August 2014.

Legal Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 14 (56.00%) Finance
2 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (32.00%) Degree
4 7 (28.00%) Marketing
4 7 (28.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (28.00%) Project Management
4 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (28.00%) Windows
4 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
4 7 (28.00%) MS Office
5 6 (24.00%) SQL
5 6 (24.00%) Reuters
5 6 (24.00%) Practice Management
5 6 (24.00%) Law
6 5 (20.00%) Ajax
6 5 (20.00%) .NET Remoting
6 5 (20.00%) .NET Framework
6 5 (20.00%) JSON
6 5 (20.00%) OOXML
6 5 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (20.00%) jQuery
6 5 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (20.00%) Multithreading
6 5 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (20.00%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 5 (20.00%) MSBuild
6 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (20.00%) CISA
6 5 (20.00%) VMware
6 5 (20.00%) WinForms

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (20.00%) IIS
2 2 (8.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.00%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (28.00%) MS Office
2 5 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.00%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) DHCP
1 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (8.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (28.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Visual Studio
1 5 (20.00%) InstallShield
1 5 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (20.00%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
1 5 (20.00%) MSBuild
2 3 (12.00%) JUnit
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle APEX
General
1 14 (56.00%) Finance
2 7 (28.00%) Marketing
3 6 (24.00%) Law
4 3 (12.00%) Banking
5 1 (4.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Developer
2 5 (20.00%) Senior Developer
2 5 (20.00%) Security Manager
3 4 (16.00%) Information Manager
3 4 (16.00%) Information Security Manager
4 3 (12.00%) Java Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Risk Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Information Security Risk Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Information Risk Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Head of Service Delivery
5 2 (8.00%) IT Support
5 2 (8.00%) Project Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Chief Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Project Coordinator
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) IT Support Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Commercial Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) HTML
1 5 (20.00%) .NET
1 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (20.00%) SOAP
1 5 (20.00%) Web Services
1 5 (20.00%) XML
1 5 (20.00%) XSLT
1 5 (20.00%) CSS
1 5 (20.00%) WinForms
1 5 (20.00%) Ajax
1 5 (20.00%) .NET Remoting
1 5 (20.00%) .NET Framework
1 5 (20.00%) JSON
1 5 (20.00%) OOXML
1 5 (20.00%) jQuery
2 3 (12.00%) Spring
2 3 (12.00%) JSP
2 3 (12.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (12.00%) J2EE
3 1 (4.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) N-Tier
2 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (8.00%) Fat Client
3 2 (8.00%) Thin Client
3 2 (8.00%) GIS
4 1 (4.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 7 (28.00%) Windows
2 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (8.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) Project Management
2 6 (24.00%) Practice Management
3 5 (20.00%) Information Security
3 5 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (20.00%) Multithreading
4 4 (16.00%) ITIL
5 3 (12.00%) Service Delivery
5 3 (12.00%) Asset Management
6 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (8.00%) Information Security Management
6 2 (8.00%) Security Management
6 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2
6 2 (8.00%) Investment Management
6 2 (8.00%) Supplier Management
6 2 (8.00%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (8.00%) Change Control
7 1 (4.00%) Cyber Security
7 1 (4.00%) Resource Management
7 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (24.00%) SQL
2 5 (20.00%) XQuery
2 5 (20.00%) C#
2 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (12.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (32.00%) Degree
2 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (20.00%) CISA
4 4 (16.00%) CISSP
5 3 (12.00%) CISM
5 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
6 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (8.00%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (4.00%) PMP
7 1 (4.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 5 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (24.00%) Reuters
3 5 (20.00%) VMware
4 3 (12.00%) JBoss
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle
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Posted: 23 hours ago
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Salary: £28000.00 - £31000.00 per annum + Plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Resource Management
Salary: benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Hot Docs
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago