The first 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Legal
Rank 88 75 76
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +1
Permanent jobs citing Legal 22 12 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.34% 1.12% 1.33%
As % of the General category 3.07% 2.03% 2.87%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 17
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -1.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,700 £28,350 £26,460
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £36,753 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
General Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
717 592 661
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 43.80% 55.02% 46.22%
Number of salaries quoted 448 299 449
Average salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £72,500 £66,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
Legal
Scotland

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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

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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

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Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Legal across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

Legal Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 17 (51.52%) Finance
2 10 (30.30%) JavaScript
2 10 (30.30%) Marketing
3 9 (27.27%) Law
3 9 (27.27%) Practice Management
3 9 (27.27%) Reuters
4 8 (24.24%) VMware
4 8 (24.24%) HTML
4 8 (24.24%) CSS
4 8 (24.24%) Windows
4 8 (24.24%) Microsoft
4 8 (24.24%) Ajax
4 8 (24.24%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (21.21%) Document Management
5 7 (21.21%) Hibernate
5 7 (21.21%) Spring
5 7 (21.21%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (21.21%) JBoss
5 7 (21.21%) Java
5 7 (21.21%) SQL Server
6 6 (18.18%) Project Management
6 6 (18.18%) J2EE
6 6 (18.18%) MS Office
6 6 (18.18%) Degree
7 5 (15.15%) JSON
7 5 (15.15%) .NET Remoting
7 5 (15.15%) .NET Framework
7 5 (15.15%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (15.15%) jQuery
7 5 (15.15%) Continuous Integration

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Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (15.15%) IIS
2 3 (9.09%) WorkSite
3 2 (6.06%) MS Exchange
3 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (6.06%) Drupal
4 1 (3.03%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (18.18%) MS Office
2 5 (15.15%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) Firewall
1 2 (6.06%) Internet
1 2 (6.06%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.21%) SQL Server
2 5 (15.15%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (15.15%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
1 5 (15.15%) MSBuild
1 5 (15.15%) Visual Studio
1 5 (15.15%) JUnit
1 5 (15.15%) InstallShield
General
1 17 (51.52%) Finance
2 10 (30.30%) Marketing
3 9 (27.27%) Law
4 4 (12.12%) Billing
5 3 (9.09%) Local Government
6 2 (6.06%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 12 (36.36%) Developer
2 7 (21.21%) Java Developer
2 7 (21.21%) Senior Developer
3 5 (15.15%) Relationships Manager
4 4 (12.12%) Project Manager
4 4 (12.12%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 3 (9.09%) IT Support
5 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Support Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (6.06%) IT Support Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Designer
7 1 (3.03%) IT Support Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Security Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Information Manager
7 1 (3.03%) Information Security Manager
7 1 (3.03%) Chief Architect
7 1 (3.03%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (24.24%) HTML
1 8 (24.24%) CSS
1 8 (24.24%) Ajax
2 7 (21.21%) Hibernate
2 7 (21.21%) Spring
3 6 (18.18%) J2EE
4 5 (15.15%) JSON
4 5 (15.15%) .NET Remoting
4 5 (15.15%) .NET Framework
4 5 (15.15%) jQuery
4 5 (15.15%) OOXML
4 5 (15.15%) ASP.NET
4 5 (15.15%) SOAP
4 5 (15.15%) Web Services
4 5 (15.15%) XML
4 5 (15.15%) XSLT
4 5 (15.15%) .NET
4 5 (15.15%) WinForms
5 3 (9.09%) Java EE
5 3 (9.09%) RichFaces
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) N-Tier
2 3 (9.09%) Open Source
3 1 (3.03%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (24.24%) Windows
2 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.03%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.03%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (27.27%) Practice Management
2 7 (21.21%) Document Management
3 6 (18.18%) Project Management
4 5 (15.15%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (15.15%) Multithreading
4 5 (15.15%) SOA
4 5 (15.15%) B2B
5 4 (12.12%) Workflow
5 4 (12.12%) PRINCE
5 4 (12.12%) ITIL
5 4 (12.12%) PRINCE2
5 4 (12.12%) Resource Management
5 4 (12.12%) Business Development
5 4 (12.12%) Workflow Management
6 3 (9.09%) TDD
7 2 (6.06%) Network Architecture
7 2 (6.06%) Waterfall
7 2 (6.06%) Penetration Testing
8 1 (3.03%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 10 (30.30%) JavaScript
2 7 (21.21%) Java
3 5 (15.15%) C#
3 5 (15.15%) SQL
3 5 (15.15%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 7 (21.21%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (18.18%) Degree
3 4 (12.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (12.12%) PMP
3 4 (12.12%) PMI Certification
4 3 (9.09%) Security Cleared
5 2 (6.06%) MCSE
6 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
6 1 (3.03%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) COBIT
1 1 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (24.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (27.27%) Reuters
2 8 (24.24%) VMware
2 8 (24.24%) Microsoft
3 7 (21.21%) JBoss
4 3 (9.09%) Citrix
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