The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Legal
Rank 80 51 92
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +41
Permanent jobs citing Legal 33 64 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.53% 4.60% 0.54%
As % of the General category 5.95% 9.98% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 25 45 2
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
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 Glasgow region.

General Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
555 641 475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 42.63% 46.08% 42.45%
Number of salaries quoted 320 377 290
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £34,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Legal
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Legal Salary Trend in Glasgow

Legal
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Legal across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Legal Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 42 (51.22%) Information Security
2 41 (50.00%) Finance
2 41 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (37.80%) Incident Management
4 30 (36.59%) CISSP
5 28 (34.15%) Risk Management
5 28 (34.15%) Law
6 27 (32.93%) Data Security
7 26 (31.71%) Cryptography
7 26 (31.71%) Cyber Security
7 26 (31.71%) Network Security
8 25 (30.49%) Degree
9 21 (25.61%) Agile Software Development
9 21 (25.61%) Windows
10 20 (24.39%) Linux
11 19 (23.17%) CISM
12 18 (21.95%) OO
13 17 (20.73%) Content Management
13 17 (20.73%) Software Engineering
13 17 (20.73%) Spring
14 16 (19.51%) Maven
14 16 (19.51%) Hibernate
14 16 (19.51%) HTML
14 16 (19.51%) Java
14 16 (19.51%) Ant
14 16 (19.51%) Ext JS
14 16 (19.51%) Unit Testing
14 16 (19.51%) HTML5
15 15 (18.29%) SIEM
15 15 (18.29%) UNIX

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 4 (4.88%) Apache
2 1 (1.22%) WorkSite
Applications
1 8 (9.76%) MS Office
2 7 (8.54%) MS Excel
3 4 (4.88%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.44%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.22%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 26 (31.71%) Network Security
2 4 (4.88%) Internet
3 1 (1.22%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (14.63%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (19.51%) Maven
1 16 (19.51%) Ant
2 12 (14.63%) Flash Builder
General
1 41 (50.00%) Finance
2 28 (34.15%) Law
3 4 (4.88%) Front Office
3 4 (4.88%) Banking
4 3 (3.66%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.66%) Automotive
5 2 (2.44%) Back Office
5 2 (2.44%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.22%) Retail
6 1 (1.22%) Billing
6 1 (1.22%) Publishing
6 1 (1.22%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 31 (37.80%) Analyst
2 17 (20.73%) Developer
3 16 (19.51%) Security Analyst
3 16 (19.51%) Information Analyst
3 16 (19.51%) Information Security Analyst
4 12 (14.63%) Senior Developer
4 12 (14.63%) Senior Java Developer
4 12 (14.63%) Java Developer
5 11 (13.41%) Incident Analyst
6 8 (9.76%) Consultant
6 8 (9.76%) Senior Analyst
7 6 (7.32%) Senior Consultant
7 6 (7.32%) Security Consultant
7 6 (7.32%) Senior Security Consultant
7 6 (7.32%) Project Analyst
7 6 (7.32%) Project Consultant
7 6 (7.32%) Senior Project Consultant
8 5 (6.10%) Applications Support
8 5 (6.10%) Business Analyst
9 4 (4.88%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (20.73%) Spring
2 16 (19.51%) Hibernate
2 16 (19.51%) HTML
2 16 (19.51%) Ext JS
2 16 (19.51%) HTML5
3 13 (15.85%) XML
4 12 (14.63%) iBATIS
4 12 (14.63%) DOM
4 12 (14.63%) J2EE
4 12 (14.63%) Flash
4 12 (14.63%) JAXB
4 12 (14.63%) SAX
5 4 (4.88%) Java EE
6 2 (2.44%) SAP Smart Forms
6 2 (2.44%) BAPI
7 1 (1.22%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 41 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (31.71%) Cryptography
3 5 (6.10%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.88%) Derivative
4 4 (4.88%) Equity Derivative
4 4 (4.88%) Economics
4 4 (4.88%) Commodity Exotics
4 4 (4.88%) Data Structures
5 3 (3.66%) Life Science
5 3 (3.66%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (2.44%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.44%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.22%) User Experience
7 1 (1.22%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.22%) Fixed Income
7 1 (1.22%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 21 (25.61%) Windows
2 20 (24.39%) Linux
3 15 (18.29%) UNIX
4 4 (4.88%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.44%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (51.22%) Information Security
2 31 (37.80%) Incident Management
3 28 (34.15%) Risk Management
4 27 (32.93%) Data Security
5 26 (31.71%) Cyber Security
6 21 (25.61%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (21.95%) OO
8 17 (20.73%) Content Management
8 17 (20.73%) Software Engineering
9 16 (19.51%) Unit Testing
10 15 (18.29%) SIEM
11 13 (15.85%) Continuous Integration
12 11 (13.41%) Business Continuity
12 11 (13.41%) BCP
12 11 (13.41%) Business Continuity Planning
13 9 (10.98%) Time Management
13 9 (10.98%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 8 (9.76%) SDLC
15 6 (7.32%) Security Testing
16 5 (6.10%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (19.51%) Java
2 5 (6.10%) Shell Script
2 5 (6.10%) SQL
3 4 (4.88%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.44%) ABAP
4 2 (2.44%) SAPscript
5 1 (1.22%) Python
5 1 (1.22%) C++
Qualifications
1 30 (36.59%) CISSP
2 25 (30.49%) Degree
3 19 (23.17%) CISM
4 3 (3.66%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.66%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.66%) ISTQB
4 3 (3.66%) ISEB
5 2 (2.44%) CISA
5 2 (2.44%) EnCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (3.66%) QA
2 3 (3.66%) COBIT
3 1 (1.22%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (8.54%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.66%) SAP
3 2 (2.44%) Adobe
4 1 (1.22%) Sybase