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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Legal
Rank 97 90 79
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -11
Permanent jobs citing Legal 5 24 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.36% 1.45% 1.07%
As % of the General category 0.68% 3.30% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 10
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +25.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £33,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,200 £47,150 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
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
736 727 599
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 53.45% 43.82% 53.48%
Number of salaries quoted 395 463 313
Average salary £50,000 £45,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.89% +1.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £65,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +2.38%

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 17 April 2015.

Legal Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (66.67%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) Finance
3 6 (50.00%) WorkSite
3 6 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 5 (41.67%) SQL
5 4 (33.33%) MS Office
5 4 (33.33%) CRM
5 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 4 (33.33%) Citrix
5 4 (33.33%) Blackberry
5 4 (33.33%) Document Management
6 3 (25.00%) MiFID
6 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (25.00%) Wealth Management
6 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 3 (25.00%) Project Management
6 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
6 3 (25.00%) Banking
7 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (16.67%) Interwoven
7 2 (16.67%) ITIL
7 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
7 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
7 2 (16.67%) .NET
7 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
7 2 (16.67%) IIS
7 2 (16.67%) Practice Management
7 2 (16.67%) Change Management
7 2 (16.67%) Back Office

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Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 6 (50.00%) WorkSite
2 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (16.67%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 7 (58.33%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Banking
3 2 (16.67%) Private Banking
3 2 (16.67%) Marketing
3 2 (16.67%) Law
3 2 (16.67%) Back Office
4 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (8.33%) Investment Banking
4 1 (8.33%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) IT Assistant
1 4 (33.33%) IT Support
2 3 (25.00%) Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Support Assistant
3 2 (16.67%) Applications Support
3 2 (16.67%) Applications Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Support Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Applications Support Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) IT Support Assistant
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) IT Support Technician
4 1 (8.33%) Support Technician
4 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Blackberry
2 1 (8.33%) Derivative
2 1 (8.33%) Equity Derivative
2 1 (8.33%) Credit Risk
2 1 (8.33%) Market Risk
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (16.67%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (16.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) CRM
1 4 (33.33%) Document Management
2 3 (25.00%) Wealth Management
2 3 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) Change Management
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 2 (16.67%) Practice Management
3 2 (16.67%) Investment Management
3 2 (16.67%) Time Management
3 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (8.33%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (8.33%) Analytics
4 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
4 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) MiFID
2 2 (16.67%) FATCA
3 1 (8.33%) EMIR
3 1 (8.33%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 4 (33.33%) Citrix
2 2 (16.67%) Interwoven
2 2 (16.67%) VMware
2 2 (16.67%) Dell
3 1 (8.33%) Murex
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