The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Legal
Rank 72 69 69
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Permanent jobs citing Legal 23 25 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.80% 2.22% 1.14%
As % of the General category 3.90% 5.52% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 23 22 7
Average salary £42,500 £48,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.82% +21.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £74,750 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
Legal
East of England

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

General Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
589 453 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 46.09% 40.20% 39.97%
Number of salaries quoted 472 328 273
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,950 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £57,500 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Legal
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Legal Salary Trend in Essex

Legal
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Legal across the Essex region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014.

Legal Salary Histogram in Essex

Legal
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Legal within the Essex region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014. 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
Basildon +7 6 £65,000 -13.33% 1
Colchester +10 4 £46,500 +20.00%
Chelmsford - 4 £52,700 -
Brentwood -13 2 £42,500 - 1
Legal
East of England

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 (46.15%) Finance
2 8 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (26.92%) SQL
3 7 (26.92%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (23.08%) Wealth Management
4 6 (23.08%) Project Management
4 6 (23.08%) .NET
4 6 (23.08%) Workflow
4 6 (23.08%) Degree
5 5 (19.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (19.23%) Business Analysis
5 5 (19.23%) Management Information System
5 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
5 5 (19.23%) Windows
5 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
6 4 (15.38%) OLTP
6 4 (15.38%) Data Mining
6 4 (15.38%) T-SQL
6 4 (15.38%) Change Management
6 4 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (15.38%) Law
6 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (11.54%) Straight-Through Processing
7 3 (11.54%) Mobile App
7 3 (11.54%) Use Case
7 3 (11.54%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (11.54%) XenApp

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 2 (7.69%) WorkSite
2 1 (3.85%) Lync
2 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Visualfiles
2 1 (3.85%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
1 5 (19.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (15.38%) Data Mining
2 4 (15.38%) OLTP
2 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (46.15%) Finance
2 4 (15.38%) Law
3 2 (7.69%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Analyst
2 7 (26.92%) Business Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) Project Manager
4 4 (15.38%) SQL DBA
4 4 (15.38%) Developer
4 4 (15.38%) DBA
4 4 (15.38%) Administrator
5 3 (11.54%) Technical Project Manager
5 3 (11.54%) Technical Manager
5 3 (11.54%) Change Manager
6 2 (7.69%) Analyst Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Systems Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Business Systems Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Business Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Services Delivery Manager
7 1 (3.85%) Release Manager
7 1 (3.85%) Service Manager
7 1 (3.85%) Help Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (23.08%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (19.23%) Management Information System
3 3 (11.54%) Mobile App
4 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
4 2 (7.69%) Reference Data
4 2 (7.69%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) Windows
2 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (7.69%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (23.08%) Project Management
2 6 (23.08%) Workflow
2 6 (23.08%) Wealth Management
3 5 (19.23%) Business Analysis
4 4 (15.38%) Change Management
4 4 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (11.54%) Straight-Through Processing
5 3 (11.54%) Product Management
5 3 (11.54%) Use Case
5 3 (11.54%) ITIL
5 3 (11.54%) Process Management
5 3 (11.54%) Data Analysis
6 2 (7.69%) Document Management
6 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2
6 2 (7.69%) Data Modelling
6 2 (7.69%) Performance Management
6 2 (7.69%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 7 (26.92%) SQL
2 4 (15.38%) T-SQL
3 2 (7.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) QA
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) XenApp
2 1 (3.85%) XenDesktop
2 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.85%) Xen
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.54%) Citrix
3 1 (3.85%) NetApp
Brentwood, Essex
Next Move IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Essex
Venturi
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Basildon
Streamline Connections
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago