The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Legal
Rank 157 148 134
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -14
Permanent jobs citing Legal 2008 2126 2194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.96% 1.93% 2.15%
As % of the General category 4.40% 4.38% 4.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1565 1681 1620
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £74,200 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+14.66% -11.76%
Legal
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

General Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
45618 48573 45101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 44.51% 44.16% 44.26%
Number of salaries quoted 36629 38143 35945
Average salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Legal across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in England

Legal
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Legal across the England region.

Legal Salary Trend in England

Legal
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Legal across the England region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

Legal Salary Histogram in England

Legal
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Legal within the England region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +18 1171 £52,500 - 134
South East -15 300 £45,000 - 42
North West +20 140 £37,000 +12.12% 28
Yorkshire +1 120 £45,000 +38.46% 16
East Midlands +28 93 £42,750 +10.32% 20
East of England -31 76 £43,627 -8.15% 12
South West -41 65 £34,500 -8.00% 11
West Midlands -61 39 £45,000 +28.57% 5
North East -15 2 £38,750 +21.09% 1
Legal
UK

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 1690 (41.82%) Finance
2 935 (23.14%) Windows
3 888 (21.97%) Law
4 879 (21.75%) Microsoft
5 715 (17.69%) SQL
6 640 (15.84%) MS Excel
7 629 (15.57%) SQL Server
8 600 (14.85%) Project Management
8 600 (14.85%) Degree
9 554 (13.71%) MS Office
10 530 (13.12%) Analytical Skills
11 525 (12.99%) ITIL
12 515 (12.74%) Active Directory
13 412 (10.20%) .NET
14 411 (10.17%) Agile Software Development
15 396 (9.80%) Banking
16 395 (9.77%) Business Intelligence
17 383 (9.48%) Windows 7
18 342 (8.46%) C#
19 340 (8.41%) Risk Management
20 319 (7.89%) PRINCE2
21 293 (7.25%) Management Information System
22 284 (7.03%) Telecoms
23 266 (6.58%) Document Management
24 259 (6.41%) VMware
25 245 (6.06%) Information Security
25 245 (6.06%) Java
26 233 (5.77%) JavaScript
27 229 (5.67%) MS Exchange
28 224 (5.54%) Windows Server 2008

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the England 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
1 229 (5.67%) MS Exchange
2 221 (5.47%) SharePoint
3 175 (4.33%) WorkSite
4 158 (3.91%) Exchange Server 2010
5 133 (3.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 81 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2007
7 80 (1.98%) IIS
8 70 (1.73%) Exchange Server 2013
9 56 (1.39%) Lync
10 47 (1.16%) SharePoint 2013
11 40 (0.99%) CMS
11 40 (0.99%) SAS
12 37 (0.92%) SharePoint 2010
12 37 (0.92%) Node.js
13 30 (0.74%) Apache
14 24 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2003
15 22 (0.54%) Tomcat
16 12 (0.30%) Documentum
17 9 (0.22%) Elasticsearch
18 7 (0.17%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 640 (15.84%) MS Excel
2 554 (13.71%) MS Office
3 152 (3.76%) MS PowerPoint
4 112 (2.77%) MS Visio
5 72 (1.78%) MS Project
6 22 (0.54%) Spreadsheet
7 20 (0.49%) SPSS
8 14 (0.35%) Photoshop
9 10 (0.25%) Pro/ENGINEER
9 10 (0.25%) PTC Creo
10 9 (0.22%) Acrobat
11 7 (0.17%) Final Cut Pro
12 6 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
13 5 (0.12%) MicroStation
14 4 (0.099%) Open Workbench
15 3 (0.074%) Adobe Creative Suite
15 3 (0.074%) PowerPivot
15 3 (0.074%) RoboHelp
15 3 (0.074%) InDesign
16 2 (0.049%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 41 (1.01%) SAP MDM
2 38 (0.94%) Dynamics AX
3 34 (0.84%) Visualfiles
4 28 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
5 14 (0.35%) SAP CO
6 13 (0.32%) SAP FSCM
6 13 (0.32%) SAP FI
6 13 (0.32%) SAP FI/CO
7 9 (0.22%) WebTrends
7 9 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
8 8 (0.20%) Oracle Financials
8 8 (0.20%) Summit
9 7 (0.17%) Oracle General Ledger
9 7 (0.17%) Oracle EBS R12
10 6 (0.15%) FLEXCUBE
10 6 (0.15%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 6 (0.15%) Oracle Assets
10 6 (0.15%) Oracle AGIS
11 4 (0.099%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 3 (0.074%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 53 (1.31%) Cloud Computing
2 48 (1.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 44 (1.09%) SaaS
4 36 (0.89%) Amazon AWS
5 31 (0.77%) Mimecast
6 22 (0.54%) Office 365
7 20 (0.49%) IaaS
8 12 (0.30%) PaaS
8 12 (0.30%) GitHub
9 9 (0.22%) Google Analytics
10 2 (0.049%) HP Helion
11 1 (0.025%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.025%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 152 (3.76%) WAN
2 143 (3.54%) TCP/IP
3 138 (3.41%) Firewall
3 138 (3.41%) DNS
4 129 (3.19%) SAN
5 88 (2.18%) LAN
5 88 (2.18%) DHCP
6 81 (2.00%) VoIP
7 80 (1.98%) Internet
8 77 (1.91%) Intranet
9 69 (1.71%) VLAN
10 67 (1.66%) NAS
11 63 (1.56%) Wireless
12 51 (1.26%) MPLS
13 50 (1.24%) VPN
14 47 (1.16%) Network Security
15 40 (0.99%) Extranet
15 40 (0.99%) Cisco ASA
16 26 (0.64%) WLAN
16 26 (0.64%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 629 (15.57%) SQL Server
2 195 (4.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 160 (3.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 145 (3.59%) Data Warehouse
5 129 (3.19%) SQL Server 2008
6 108 (2.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 91 (2.25%) Relational Database
8 79 (1.95%) Big Data
9 74 (1.83%) NoSQL
10 63 (1.56%) QlikView
11 58 (1.44%) SQL Server 2012
11 58 (1.44%) SQL Server 2005
12 56 (1.39%) MySQL
12 56 (1.39%) RDBMS
13 55 (1.36%) Data Mining
14 47 (1.16%) MongoDB
15 41 (1.01%) Hadoop
16 40 (0.99%) DataStage
16 40 (0.99%) SAP Data Services
17 28 (0.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 57 (1.41%) Git (software)
2 56 (1.39%) Visual Studio
3 46 (1.14%) Team Foundation Server
4 28 (0.69%) Subversion
5 25 (0.62%) Eclipse
6 18 (0.45%) Jenkins
7 13 (0.32%) JIRA
7 13 (0.32%) Selenium
7 13 (0.32%) NUnit
7 13 (0.32%) JUnit
7 13 (0.32%) MSI
7 13 (0.32%) InstallShield
8 12 (0.30%) Bitbucket
9 9 (0.22%) Talend Open Studio
10 7 (0.17%) Bower
10 7 (0.17%) Grunt
10 7 (0.17%) Jasmine
10 7 (0.17%) Maven
10 7 (0.17%) MorphX
11 6 (0.15%) Dreamweaver
General
1 1690 (41.82%) Finance
2 888 (21.97%) Law
3 396 (9.80%) Banking
4 284 (7.03%) Telecoms
5 183 (4.53%) Marketing
6 141 (3.49%) Retail
7 131 (3.24%) Investment Banking
8 100 (2.47%) Billing
9 71 (1.76%) Front Office
10 63 (1.56%) Back Office
11 57 (1.41%) Manufacturing
12 54 (1.34%) Publishing
13 42 (1.04%) German Language
14 40 (0.99%) Financial Institution
15 38 (0.94%) French Language
16 32 (0.79%) Games
17 25 (0.62%) Military
18 23 (0.57%) Advertising
19 18 (0.45%) Corporate Banking
20 17 (0.42%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 951 (23.53%) Analyst
2 587 (14.53%) Developer
3 298 (7.37%) Project Manager
4 222 (5.49%) Support Analyst
5 217 (5.37%) Business Analyst
6 205 (5.07%) Architect
6 205 (5.07%) Consultant
7 169 (4.18%) Service Analyst
8 161 (3.98%) Service Desk Analyst
9 112 (2.77%) Senior Analyst
10 111 (2.75%) Applications Support
10 111 (2.75%) Senior Manager
11 108 (2.67%) Senior Developer
12 101 (2.50%) Team Leader
13 90 (2.23%) Trainer
14 88 (2.18%) Administrator
15 84 (2.08%) .NET Developer
16 83 (2.05%) Service Manager
17 82 (2.03%) Business Manager
18 79 (1.95%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 412 (10.20%) .NET
2 204 (5.05%) HTML
3 158 (3.91%) ASP.NET
4 136 (3.37%) CSS
5 119 (2.94%) jQuery
6 118 (2.92%) XML
7 103 (2.55%) .NET Framework
8 84 (2.08%) Web Services
9 79 (1.95%) HTML5
10 68 (1.68%) AngularJS
11 67 (1.66%) ASP.NET MVC
12 63 (1.56%) JSON
13 59 (1.46%) Spring
14 58 (1.44%) REST
15 53 (1.31%) Ajax
16 44 (1.09%) WCF
17 40 (0.99%) CSS3
17 40 (0.99%) RabbitMQ
18 33 (0.82%) SOAP
19 28 (0.69%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 530 (13.12%) Analytical Skills
2 293 (7.25%) Management Information System
3 212 (5.25%) Data Centre
4 182 (4.50%) Blackberry
5 140 (3.46%) Computer Science
6 78 (1.93%) Clustering
7 76 (1.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 67 (1.66%) User Experience
9 65 (1.61%) Visualisation
10 63 (1.56%) Data Integration
11 61 (1.51%) E-Learning
12 53 (1.31%) Derivative
12 53 (1.31%) Fixed Income
13 50 (1.24%) Client/Server
14 49 (1.21%) PMI
15 42 (1.04%) Statistics
15 42 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
15 42 (1.04%) iPhone
16 36 (0.89%) Mathematics
17 35 (0.87%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 935 (23.14%) Windows
2 383 (9.48%) Windows 7
3 224 (5.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 195 (4.83%) Linux
5 137 (3.39%) Windows Server 2003
6 135 (3.34%) UNIX
7 121 (2.99%) Windows Server 2012
8 109 (2.70%) Windows XP
9 86 (2.13%) Android
10 63 (1.56%) Apple iOS
11 58 (1.44%) Windows 8
12 25 (0.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 24 (0.59%) Mac OS X
14 11 (0.27%) Windows Mobile
14 11 (0.27%) Solaris
15 7 (0.17%) Windows Vista
15 7 (0.17%) Windows 2000
16 6 (0.15%) Windows 2000 Server
17 5 (0.12%) AIX
18 3 (0.074%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 600 (14.85%) Project Management
2 525 (12.99%) ITIL
3 411 (10.17%) Agile Software Development
4 395 (9.77%) Business Intelligence
5 340 (8.41%) Risk Management
6 319 (7.89%) PRINCE2
7 266 (6.58%) Document Management
8 245 (6.06%) Information Security
9 222 (5.49%) Business Development
10 211 (5.22%) Service Delivery
11 208 (5.15%) Data Management
12 200 (4.95%) Business Analysis
13 196 (4.85%) Stakeholder Management
14 186 (4.60%) Change Management
15 182 (4.50%) Coaching
16 178 (4.40%) SDLC
17 176 (4.36%) Continuous Improvement
18 175 (4.33%) Service Management
19 172 (4.26%) Analytics
20 171 (4.23%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 715 (17.69%) SQL
2 342 (8.46%) C#
3 245 (6.06%) Java
4 233 (5.77%) JavaScript
5 164 (4.06%) T-SQL
6 102 (2.52%) C++
7 95 (2.35%) Python
8 61 (1.51%) VBA
9 59 (1.46%) PowerShell
10 57 (1.41%) C
11 55 (1.36%) VB.NET
12 46 (1.14%) PHP
13 38 (0.94%) Perl
14 29 (0.72%) Shell Script
15 24 (0.59%) R
16 21 (0.52%) PL/SQL
17 20 (0.49%) VBScript
17 20 (0.49%) VB
18 19 (0.47%) Scala
18 19 (0.47%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 600 (14.85%) Degree
2 179 (4.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 108 (2.67%) CISSP
4 103 (2.55%) ISEB
5 97 (2.40%) MCSE
6 87 (2.15%) PMI Certification
7 85 (2.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 85 (2.10%) ITIL Certification
8 74 (1.83%) Cisco Certification
9 70 (1.73%) Security Cleared
10 64 (1.58%) CISM
11 53 (1.31%) MCSA
12 46 (1.14%) CCNA
12 46 (1.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 44 (1.09%) MCITP
14 43 (1.06%) MCP
15 41 (1.01%) CISA
16 40 (0.99%) PMP
17 36 (0.89%) SC Cleared
18 34 (0.84%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 188 (4.65%) QA
2 174 (4.31%) SLA
3 116 (2.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 74 (1.83%) Data Quality
5 64 (1.58%) PCI DSS
6 58 (1.44%) COBIT
7 20 (0.49%) ISO 9001
8 16 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 16 (0.40%) ISO 14001
9 14 (0.35%) Dodd-Frank
10 13 (0.32%) EMIR
10 13 (0.32%) Solvency II
11 11 (0.27%) MiFID
12 9 (0.22%) COSO
13 3 (0.074%) FATCA
13 3 (0.074%) BS25999
13 3 (0.074%) BS7799
14 2 (0.049%) Basel II
14 2 (0.049%) GAAP
14 2 (0.049%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 515 (12.74%) Active Directory
2 168 (4.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 70 (1.73%) vSphere
4 69 (1.71%) Hyper-V
5 37 (0.92%) XenApp
6 27 (0.67%) VMware Server
6 27 (0.67%) Terminal Services
7 26 (0.64%) DFS Replication
8 25 (0.62%) VMware ESX
9 19 (0.47%) vCloud
10 18 (0.45%) Microsoft App-V
11 17 (0.42%) XenDesktop
12 15 (0.37%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 10 (0.25%) EMC RecoverPoint
13 10 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
14 8 (0.20%) Terminal Server
15 7 (0.17%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 7 (0.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 7 (0.17%) Firmware
16 6 (0.15%) NFS
Systems Management
1 81 (2.00%) SCCM
2 35 (0.87%) SCOM
3 23 (0.57%) Backup Exec
4 15 (0.37%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 10 (0.25%) CiscoWorks
5 10 (0.25%) HP Quality Center
6 9 (0.22%) Opscode Chef
6 9 (0.22%) Puppet
7 8 (0.20%) WSUS
7 8 (0.20%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 6 (0.15%) Legato
8 6 (0.15%) OpenView
8 6 (0.15%) HP SIM
8 6 (0.15%) HP Data Protector
8 6 (0.15%) Cisco CUCM
8 6 (0.15%) EdgeSight
9 5 (0.12%) Cisco LMS
9 5 (0.12%) FortiGate
9 5 (0.12%) SmokePing
9 5 (0.12%) Nagios
Vendors
1 879 (21.75%) Microsoft
2 259 (6.41%) VMware
3 190 (4.70%) Citrix
4 187 (4.63%) SAP
5 179 (4.43%) Cisco
6 164 (4.06%) Oracle
7 158 (3.91%) HP
8 87 (2.15%) NetApp
9 59 (1.46%) Tableau
10 55 (1.36%) Interwoven
11 54 (1.34%) EMC
12 50 (1.24%) Avaya
13 45 (1.11%) Informatica
14 43 (1.06%) Mitel
14 43 (1.06%) Juniper
15 38 (0.94%) Riverbed
16 37 (0.92%) SolarWinds
16 37 (0.92%) CheckPoint
16 37 (0.92%) OpenText
17 36 (0.89%) Symantec
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75,000 - £85,000
Posted: 34 minutes ago
East London
JM
Salary: £60000 - £800000 per annum
Posted: 46 minutes ago
South East London
Advantage XPO
Salary: £47000 - £55000 per annum + car
Posted: 1 hour ago
South West London
Addition Solutions
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + 10% bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £75000.00 - £88000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Linkpoint Resources
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Liverpool, Lancashire
Quindell Resourcing Limited
Salary: benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + bonus + car allowance + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £95000 - £120000 per annum + 30% bonus + exceptional package
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Exmouth, Devon
Experis Ltd
Posted: 11 hours ago
Exmouth, Devon
Experis Ltd
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Posted: 11 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 12 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 12 hours ago
Chatham, Kent
Xchanging
Posted: 17 hours ago
Halifax, Yorkshire
4it Recruitment
Posted: 17 hours ago
Darlington, County Durham
Harvey Nash Plc
Salary: Bonus, Benefits, Car Allowance
Posted: 17 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Travelport
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago