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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Legal
Rank 93 90 52
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -38
Permanent jobs citing Legal 13 12 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.86% 0.86% 3.01%
As % of the General category 1.54% 1.59% 6.06%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 31
Average salary £41,000 £37,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% -7.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,000 £57,604
UK excluding London average salary £43,375 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+2.05% +8.97%
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
842 755 594
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 55.69% 53.89% 49.71%
Number of salaries quoted 497 487 391
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,050
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 23 October 2014.

Legal Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 12 (48.00%) Finance
2 9 (36.00%) Project Management
3 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (28.00%) ITIL
4 6 (24.00%) MS Office
4 6 (24.00%) Line Management
5 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 5 (20.00%) Law
5 5 (20.00%) Banking
6 4 (16.00%) Information Security
6 4 (16.00%) CISA
6 4 (16.00%) CISSP
6 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (12.00%) Document Management
7 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (12.00%) Marketing
7 3 (12.00%) WorkSite
7 3 (12.00%) Thin Client
7 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (12.00%) Fat Client
7 3 (12.00%) Investment Management
7 3 (12.00%) Time Management
7 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (12.00%) Change Control
7 3 (12.00%) Windows 7
7 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
7 3 (12.00%) DHCP
7 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 3 (12.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (12.00%) WorkSite
1 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.00%) SAS
2 1 (4.00%) JBoss
Applications
1 6 (24.00%) MS Office
2 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) DHCP
1 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (12.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (8.00%) QlikView
3 2 (8.00%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle Discoverer
4 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) JUnit
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle APEX
General
1 12 (48.00%) Finance
2 5 (20.00%) Law
2 5 (20.00%) Banking
3 3 (12.00%) Marketing
4 2 (8.00%) Back Office
4 2 (8.00%) Billing
4 2 (8.00%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Analyst
2 4 (16.00%) Security Manager
3 3 (12.00%) IT Support
3 3 (12.00%) IT Trainer
3 3 (12.00%) Risk Manager
3 3 (12.00%) Information Manager
3 3 (12.00%) Information Security Manager
3 3 (12.00%) Project Manager
3 3 (12.00%) Trainer
3 3 (12.00%) Business Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Business Systems Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Support Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) IT Support Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Information Risk Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Information Security Risk Manager
5 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Technical Project Coordinator
5 1 (4.00%) PMO Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) J2EE
1 1 (4.00%) COM
1 1 (4.00%) JSP
1 1 (4.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (4.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.00%) Thin Client
2 3 (12.00%) Fat Client
3 2 (8.00%) GIS
3 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Windows
1 3 (12.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) Project Management
2 7 (28.00%) ITIL
3 6 (24.00%) Line Management
4 4 (16.00%) Information Security
5 3 (12.00%) Document Management
5 3 (12.00%) PRINCE2
5 3 (12.00%) Change Control
5 3 (12.00%) Investment Management
5 3 (12.00%) Time Management
6 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (8.00%) Asset Management
6 2 (8.00%) Data Management
6 2 (8.00%) Business Development
6 2 (8.00%) Wealth Management
6 2 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (8.00%) B2B
6 2 (8.00%) Service Delivery
6 2 (8.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) SQL
2 2 (8.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) CISA
1 4 (16.00%) CISSP
2 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (12.00%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (12.00%) CISM
3 2 (8.00%) Degree
4 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) MiFID
1 2 (8.00%) FATCA
2 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle
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