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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Legal
Rank 98 89 68
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -21
Permanent jobs citing Legal 13 6 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.95% 0.55% 3.31%
As % of the General category 2.55% 1.31% 6.63%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 36
Average salary £26,000 £65,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-60.00% +62.50%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +7.50%
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
510 457 603
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 37.20% 42.16% 49.92%
Number of salaries quoted 265 276 377
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 14 February 2016.

Legal Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 14 (48.28%) Java
1 14 (48.28%) Unix
1 14 (48.28%) Windows
1 14 (48.28%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (41.38%) Derivative
3 11 (37.93%) Linux
3 11 (37.93%) Finance
4 10 (34.48%) Equity Derivative
5 9 (31.03%) .NET
6 8 (27.59%) Sybase
6 8 (27.59%) SQL
6 8 (27.59%) C#
6 8 (27.59%) C++
6 8 (27.59%) Web Services
7 7 (24.14%) MS Excel
7 7 (24.14%) Information Security
7 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (20.69%) Multithreading
8 6 (20.69%) Equities
8 6 (20.69%) Relational Database
9 5 (17.24%) Procure-to-pay
9 5 (17.24%) SDLC
9 5 (17.24%) Law
9 5 (17.24%) ITIL
9 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
9 5 (17.24%) MS Office
9 5 (17.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 4 (13.79%) WPF
10 4 (13.79%) TDD
10 4 (13.79%) Subversion

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Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 7 (24.14%) MS Excel
2 5 (17.24%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) Firewall
1 3 (10.34%) LAN
1 3 (10.34%) VLAN
1 3 (10.34%) WAN
2 2 (6.90%) Network Security
2 2 (6.90%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) Relational Database
2 4 (13.79%) RDBMS
2 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.90%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) ClearCase
1 4 (13.79%) Git (software)
1 4 (13.79%) Hudson
1 4 (13.79%) Subversion
General
1 11 (37.93%) Finance
2 5 (17.24%) Law
3 2 (6.90%) Banking
3 2 (6.90%) Front Office
3 2 (6.90%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.45%) Automotive
4 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (37.93%) Analyst
2 10 (34.48%) Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Service Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) C++ Developer
4 4 (13.79%) C++ GUI Developer
4 4 (13.79%) GUI Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Security Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) SQL Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Legal Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Business Systems Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Information Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Information Security Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Java Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Architect
7 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (3.45%) SAP Support
7 1 (3.45%) SAP Support Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (31.03%) .NET
2 8 (27.59%) Web Services
3 4 (13.79%) MFC
3 4 (13.79%) Pyramid
3 4 (13.79%) STL
3 4 (13.79%) WPF
3 4 (13.79%) XML
4 2 (6.90%) Spring
5 1 (3.45%) RESTful
5 1 (3.45%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (48.28%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (41.38%) Derivative
3 10 (34.48%) Equity Derivative
4 6 (20.69%) Equities
5 2 (6.90%) Commodity Exotics
5 2 (6.90%) Cryptography
5 2 (6.90%) Data Structures
5 2 (6.90%) Economics
5 2 (6.90%) Fixed Income
5 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
6 1 (3.45%) Client/Server
6 1 (3.45%) Life Science
6 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
6 1 (3.45%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 14 (48.28%) Unix
1 14 (48.28%) Windows
2 11 (37.93%) Linux
3 2 (6.90%) Solaris
3 2 (6.90%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (24.14%) Information Security
2 6 (20.69%) Multithreading
3 5 (17.24%) ITIL
3 5 (17.24%) Procure-to-pay
3 5 (17.24%) SDLC
4 4 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (13.79%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (13.79%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (13.79%) Risk Management
4 4 (13.79%) Straight-Through Processing
4 4 (13.79%) TDD
4 4 (13.79%) Unit Testing
4 4 (13.79%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (13.79%) XML Parsing
5 3 (10.34%) Incident Management
5 3 (10.34%) Project Management
5 3 (10.34%) SIEM
6 2 (6.90%) Data Security
6 2 (6.90%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 14 (48.28%) Java
2 8 (27.59%) C#
2 8 (27.59%) C++
2 8 (27.59%) SQL
3 4 (13.79%) Python
3 4 (13.79%) Shell Script
3 4 (13.79%) T-SQL
3 4 (13.79%) VC++
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) CISSP
2 2 (6.90%) SSCP
3 1 (3.45%) Degree
3 1 (3.45%) ISEB
3 1 (3.45%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (10.34%) COBIT
2 3 (10.34%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 2 (6.90%) PCI DSS
4 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 8 (27.59%) Sybase
2 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
3 3 (10.34%) Oracle
4 1 (3.45%) Blue Coat
4 1 (3.45%) Cognizant
4 1 (3.45%) SAP
4 1 (3.45%) Symantec