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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Legal
Rank 161 137 125
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -12
Permanent jobs citing Legal 1971 2260 2301
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.93% 2.11% 2.31%
As % of the General category 4.32% 4.81% 5.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1509 1744 1729
Average salary £48,750 £47,500 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.63% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
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
45658 47009 44964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 44.66% 43.88% 45.22%
Number of salaries quoted 36941 36569 35922
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 August 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 August 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 -2 1158 £52,500 - 163
South East -41 289 £45,500 -9.00% 37
North West +4 142 £40,500 +24.61% 29
Yorkshire -4 102 £45,000 +38.46% 21
South West -45 83 £37,500 -11.76% 20
East of England -18 80 £45,000 -18.18% 8
East Midlands +4 79 £45,000 +21.62% 9
West Midlands -75 30 £47,500 +35.71% 7
North East -5 4 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Midlands - 1 £75,000 -
Legal
UK

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 1685 (42.83%) Finance
2 900 (22.88%) Microsoft
3 893 (22.70%) Law
4 884 (22.47%) Windows
5 690 (17.54%) SQL
6 638 (16.22%) MS Excel
7 635 (16.14%) SQL Server
8 608 (15.46%) Degree
9 571 (14.51%) Project Management
10 565 (14.36%) MS Office
11 500 (12.71%) Analytical Skills
12 499 (12.68%) ITIL
13 477 (12.13%) Active Directory
14 431 (10.96%) Agile Software Development
15 412 (10.47%) .NET
16 389 (9.89%) Business Intelligence
17 373 (9.48%) Banking
18 370 (9.41%) Windows 7
19 368 (9.35%) C#
20 317 (8.06%) Risk Management
21 311 (7.91%) PRINCE2
22 283 (7.19%) Document Management
23 265 (6.74%) Management Information System
24 252 (6.41%) JavaScript
25 250 (6.35%) Telecoms
26 248 (6.30%) VMware
27 241 (6.13%) Java
28 233 (5.92%) SharePoint
29 227 (5.77%) Information Security
30 220 (5.59%) Windows Server 2008

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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
1 233 (5.92%) SharePoint
2 211 (5.36%) MS Exchange
3 187 (4.75%) WorkSite
4 148 (3.76%) Exchange Server 2010
5 130 (3.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 75 (1.91%) IIS
7 66 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2013
8 65 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2007
9 52 (1.32%) SharePoint 2013
10 48 (1.22%) Lync
11 46 (1.17%) Node.js
12 38 (0.97%) SharePoint 2010
12 38 (0.97%) SAS
13 36 (0.92%) CMS
14 31 (0.79%) Apache
15 24 (0.61%) Tomcat
16 21 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2003
17 12 (0.31%) Documentum
17 12 (0.31%) IBM Notes
18 10 (0.25%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 638 (16.22%) MS Excel
2 565 (14.36%) MS Office
3 163 (4.14%) MS PowerPoint
4 102 (2.59%) MS Visio
5 65 (1.65%) MS Project
6 22 (0.56%) SPSS
7 17 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
8 11 (0.28%) Acrobat
9 9 (0.23%) Photoshop
9 9 (0.23%) Pro/ENGINEER
9 9 (0.23%) PTC Creo
10 5 (0.13%) MicroStation
11 4 (0.10%) Open Workbench
12 3 (0.076%) Adobe Captivate
12 3 (0.076%) PowerPivot
12 3 (0.076%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 3 (0.076%) RoboHelp
13 2 (0.051%) Adobe Illustrator
13 2 (0.051%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 41 (1.04%) SAP MDM
1 41 (1.04%) Dynamics AX
2 39 (0.99%) Visualfiles
3 24 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
4 9 (0.23%) SAP CO
4 9 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
5 8 (0.20%) SAP FI/CO
5 8 (0.20%) Oracle Financials
5 8 (0.20%) WebTrends
5 8 (0.20%) SAP FI
5 8 (0.20%) Summit
5 8 (0.20%) SAP FSCM
6 7 (0.18%) Oracle General Ledger
6 7 (0.18%) Oracle EBS R12
6 7 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 7 (0.18%) FLEXCUBE
7 6 (0.15%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 6 (0.15%) Oracle Assets
7 6 (0.15%) Oracle AGIS
8 3 (0.076%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 54 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
2 52 (1.32%) SaaS
3 49 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
4 39 (0.99%) Amazon AWS
5 26 (0.66%) Mimecast
6 23 (0.58%) Office 365
7 22 (0.56%) IaaS
8 13 (0.33%) GitHub
9 12 (0.31%) PaaS
10 5 (0.13%) Google Analytics
10 5 (0.13%) SoftLayer
10 5 (0.13%) Google Cloud Platform
11 2 (0.051%) HP Helion
12 1 (0.025%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 1 (0.025%) MailChimp
12 1 (0.025%) Taleo
12 1 (0.025%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 152 (3.86%) TCP/IP
2 149 (3.79%) WAN
3 126 (3.20%) DNS
3 126 (3.20%) Firewall
4 115 (2.92%) SAN
5 87 (2.21%) VoIP
6 83 (2.11%) LAN
7 82 (2.08%) DHCP
8 79 (2.01%) Intranet
9 72 (1.83%) Internet
10 63 (1.60%) VLAN
11 59 (1.50%) Wireless
12 58 (1.47%) VPN
13 57 (1.45%) NAS
14 52 (1.32%) MPLS
15 44 (1.12%) Network Security
16 35 (0.89%) Cisco ASA
17 34 (0.86%) Extranet
18 33 (0.84%) HTTP
19 24 (0.61%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 635 (16.14%) SQL Server
2 202 (5.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 165 (4.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 149 (3.79%) Data Warehouse
5 119 (3.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 119 (3.02%) SQL Server 2008
6 114 (2.90%) Relational Database
7 78 (1.98%) Big Data
8 75 (1.91%) NoSQL
9 72 (1.83%) RDBMS
10 60 (1.53%) SQL Server 2012
11 59 (1.50%) Data Mining
12 56 (1.42%) SQL Server 2005
13 54 (1.37%) QlikView
14 45 (1.14%) MySQL
15 42 (1.07%) Hadoop
16 38 (0.97%) MongoDB
17 35 (0.89%) DataStage
18 33 (0.84%) SAP Data Services
19 29 (0.74%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 54 (1.37%) Git (software)
2 53 (1.35%) Visual Studio
3 49 (1.25%) Team Foundation Server
4 27 (0.69%) Eclipse
5 26 (0.66%) Jenkins
6 22 (0.56%) Subversion
7 20 (0.51%) JIRA
8 16 (0.41%) MSI
9 15 (0.38%) InstallShield
9 15 (0.38%) JUnit
9 15 (0.38%) Selenium
10 14 (0.36%) NUnit
11 12 (0.31%) Bitbucket
12 10 (0.25%) Maven
13 9 (0.23%) TeamCity
13 9 (0.23%) EasyMock
14 8 (0.20%) Metasploit
14 8 (0.20%) Talend Open Studio
15 7 (0.18%) WebDriver
15 7 (0.18%) Grunt
General
1 1685 (42.83%) Finance
2 893 (22.70%) Law
3 373 (9.48%) Banking
4 250 (6.35%) Telecoms
5 176 (4.47%) Marketing
6 126 (3.20%) Investment Banking
7 112 (2.85%) Retail
8 95 (2.41%) Billing
9 72 (1.83%) Back Office
10 59 (1.50%) Front Office
11 54 (1.37%) Manufacturing
12 44 (1.12%) Publishing
13 42 (1.07%) German Language
14 41 (1.04%) French Language
15 40 (1.02%) Financial Institution
16 25 (0.64%) Advertising
17 23 (0.58%) Games
18 20 (0.51%) Corporate Banking
19 15 (0.38%) Electronics
20 14 (0.36%) Military
Job Titles
1 940 (23.89%) Analyst
2 583 (14.82%) Developer
3 292 (7.42%) Project Manager
4 223 (5.67%) Support Analyst
5 210 (5.34%) Consultant
6 204 (5.19%) Business Analyst
7 182 (4.63%) Architect
8 181 (4.60%) Service Analyst
9 174 (4.42%) Service Desk Analyst
10 113 (2.87%) Senior Analyst
11 107 (2.72%) Senior Manager
12 103 (2.62%) Trainer
13 99 (2.52%) .NET Developer
14 98 (2.49%) Applications Support
15 95 (2.41%) C# Developer
16 92 (2.34%) Senior Developer
17 86 (2.19%) Team Leader
18 85 (2.16%) Business Manager
19 83 (2.11%) IT Trainer
20 76 (1.93%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 412 (10.47%) .NET
2 212 (5.39%) HTML
3 170 (4.32%) ASP.NET
4 150 (3.81%) CSS
5 129 (3.28%) jQuery
6 115 (2.92%) XML
7 105 (2.67%) .NET Framework
8 100 (2.54%) HTML5
9 79 (2.01%) ASP.NET MVC
10 78 (1.98%) AngularJS
11 74 (1.88%) Web Services
12 72 (1.83%) JSON
13 65 (1.65%) Ajax
14 56 (1.42%) REST
15 46 (1.17%) SOAP
16 44 (1.12%) WCF
17 43 (1.09%) Spring
17 43 (1.09%) CSS3
18 39 (0.99%) WF
19 33 (0.84%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 500 (12.71%) Analytical Skills
2 265 (6.74%) Management Information System
3 194 (4.93%) Blackberry
4 189 (4.80%) Data Centre
5 138 (3.51%) Computer Science
6 81 (2.06%) E-Learning
7 79 (2.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 67 (1.70%) Clustering
9 65 (1.65%) Data Integration
10 57 (1.45%) Visualisation
11 53 (1.35%) PMI
12 51 (1.30%) Fixed Income
12 51 (1.30%) User Experience
13 49 (1.25%) Client/Server
14 44 (1.12%) Derivative
14 44 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
15 40 (1.02%) Statistics
16 39 (0.99%) Mathematics
17 37 (0.94%) iPhone
18 34 (0.86%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 884 (22.47%) Windows
2 370 (9.41%) Windows 7
3 220 (5.59%) Windows Server 2008
4 173 (4.40%) Linux
5 133 (3.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 125 (3.18%) UNIX
7 118 (3.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 104 (2.64%) Windows XP
9 88 (2.24%) Android
10 74 (1.88%) Windows 8
11 57 (1.45%) Apple iOS
12 28 (0.71%) Mac OS X
13 20 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 11 (0.28%) Solaris
15 9 (0.23%) Windows Mobile
16 8 (0.20%) Windows Vista
17 7 (0.18%) Windows 2000
18 6 (0.15%) VMS
19 5 (0.13%) AIX
20 4 (0.10%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 571 (14.51%) Project Management
2 499 (12.68%) ITIL
3 431 (10.96%) Agile Software Development
4 389 (9.89%) Business Intelligence
5 317 (8.06%) Risk Management
6 311 (7.91%) PRINCE2
7 283 (7.19%) Document Management
8 227 (5.77%) Information Security
9 202 (5.13%) Business Development
10 199 (5.06%) Stakeholder Management
11 195 (4.96%) Data Management
12 190 (4.83%) Business Analysis
13 185 (4.70%) Service Delivery
14 184 (4.68%) Service Management
15 180 (4.58%) Continuous Improvement
16 179 (4.55%) SDLC
17 175 (4.45%) Mentoring
18 173 (4.40%) CRM
19 170 (4.32%) Change Management
20 169 (4.30%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 690 (17.54%) SQL
2 368 (9.35%) C#
3 252 (6.41%) JavaScript
4 241 (6.13%) Java
5 163 (4.14%) T-SQL
6 104 (2.64%) C++
7 82 (2.08%) Python
8 60 (1.53%) C
9 56 (1.42%) VBA
10 51 (1.30%) PowerShell
11 46 (1.17%) VB.NET
12 45 (1.14%) PHP
13 39 (0.99%) Perl
14 31 (0.79%) R
15 27 (0.69%) Shell Script
16 25 (0.64%) Bash Shell
17 22 (0.56%) VBScript
18 21 (0.53%) VB
18 21 (0.53%) PL/SQL
18 21 (0.53%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 608 (15.46%) Degree
2 165 (4.19%) Microsoft Certification
3 115 (2.92%) ISEB
4 96 (2.44%) MCSE
5 92 (2.34%) CISSP
6 88 (2.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 84 (2.14%) ITIL Certification
7 84 (2.14%) PMI Certification
8 73 (1.86%) Security Cleared
9 63 (1.60%) Cisco Certification
10 54 (1.37%) CISM
11 50 (1.27%) MCSA
12 46 (1.17%) CISA
13 44 (1.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 42 (1.07%) MCP
15 38 (0.97%) CCNA
15 38 (0.97%) SC Cleared
16 35 (0.89%) MCITP
17 32 (0.81%) PMP
18 30 (0.76%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 179 (4.55%) QA
2 173 (4.40%) SLA
3 101 (2.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 71 (1.80%) Data Quality
5 51 (1.30%) PCI DSS
6 49 (1.25%) COBIT
7 19 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 16 (0.41%) ISO 9001
9 14 (0.36%) Dodd-Frank
10 13 (0.33%) ISO 14001
11 11 (0.28%) EMIR
12 10 (0.25%) MiFID
13 8 (0.20%) COSO
13 8 (0.20%) Solvency II
14 4 (0.10%) HIPAA
15 3 (0.076%) BS25999
15 3 (0.076%) BS7799
16 1 (0.025%) ISO/IEC 17799
16 1 (0.025%) GAMP
16 1 (0.025%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 477 (12.13%) Active Directory
2 153 (3.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 64 (1.63%) Hyper-V
4 60 (1.53%) vSphere
5 33 (0.84%) XenApp
6 31 (0.79%) VMware ESX
7 27 (0.69%) Terminal Services
7 27 (0.69%) VMware Server
8 26 (0.66%) DFS Replication
9 24 (0.61%) Microsoft App-V
10 19 (0.48%) vCloud
11 14 (0.36%) VMware ESXi
12 13 (0.33%) XenDesktop
13 12 (0.31%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 11 (0.28%) Terminal Server
15 8 (0.20%) Firmware
15 8 (0.20%) Varnish
16 7 (0.18%) XenServer
16 7 (0.18%) Citrix Presentation Server
17 6 (0.15%) NFS
Systems Management
1 73 (1.86%) SCCM
2 25 (0.64%) Backup Exec
3 24 (0.61%) SCOM
4 12 (0.31%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 12 (0.31%) CiscoWorks
4 12 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
5 11 (0.28%) Puppet
6 9 (0.23%) DameWare
6 9 (0.23%) WSUS
7 8 (0.20%) Cisco CUCM
8 7 (0.18%) HP SIM
8 7 (0.18%) HP Quality Center
8 7 (0.18%) Norton AntiVirus
9 6 (0.15%) Legato
9 6 (0.15%) OpenView
9 6 (0.15%) HP Data Protector
10 5 (0.13%) FortiGate
10 5 (0.13%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 5 (0.13%) Nagios
10 5 (0.13%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 900 (22.88%) Microsoft
2 248 (6.30%) VMware
3 208 (5.29%) Citrix
4 169 (4.30%) SAP
5 160 (4.07%) Oracle
6 159 (4.04%) Cisco
7 137 (3.48%) HP
8 86 (2.19%) NetApp
9 61 (1.55%) Interwoven
10 56 (1.42%) Tableau
11 49 (1.25%) EMC
12 42 (1.07%) Avaya
13 40 (1.02%) Mitel
14 37 (0.94%) OpenText
14 37 (0.94%) Informatica
14 37 (0.94%) Riverbed
15 36 (0.92%) Juniper
15 36 (0.92%) Symantec
16 35 (0.89%) Red Hat
16 35 (0.89%) SolarWinds
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k - £60k plus attractive benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
PTS Resourcing (UK) Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k - £60k plus attractive benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k - £60k plus attractive benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £80,000 to £120,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: Unspecified Excellent earning potential
Posted: 16 hours ago
South West London
Venturi
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
JM
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + generous package
Posted: 19 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £100,000-£120,000
Posted: 20 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
East London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + 10% bonus, health, pension, etc.
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Somerset
Focus Select Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + Car / Car Allowance + Excellent Be
Posted: 22 hours ago
Somerset
Focus Select Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + Car / Car Allowance + Excellent Be
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Deloitte
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday