The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 17 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Legal
Rank 81 75 88
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +13
Permanent jobs citing Legal 3 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.32% 0.76% 0.56%
As % of the General category 0.80% 1.60% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 4
Average salary £34,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.33% +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Legal
South West

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

General Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
374 376 324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 39.37% 47.59% 30.37%
Number of salaries quoted 335 323 278
Average salary £40,000 £35,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% -11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,229
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Legal
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Legal Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Legal
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 17 October 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 3 (42.86%) SAP
1 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
1 3 (42.86%) Salesforce.com
1 3 (42.86%) Project Management
1 3 (42.86%) Scrum
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) Data Protection Act
1 3 (42.86%) Data Protection
2 2 (28.57%) AAT
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Financial Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
3 1 (14.29%) Degree
3 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 October 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Business Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Business Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
3 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
1 3 (42.86%) Project Management
1 3 (42.86%) Scrum
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) Data Protection
2 2 (28.57%) Financial Analysis
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) AAT
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) SAP
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
1 3 (42.86%) Salesforce.com