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

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Legal
Rank 24 30 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs citing Legal 11 18 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 5.95% 5.16% -
As % of the General category 10.89% 9.94% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 15 0
Average salary £28,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
Legal
West Yorkshire

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

General Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
101 181 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 54.59% 51.86% 49.07%
Number of salaries quoted 49 121 61
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £21,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Legal
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

Legal Salary Trend in Halifax

Legal
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 8 (44.44%) ITIL
2 6 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (27.78%) CSS3
3 5 (27.78%) jQuery
3 5 (27.78%) Service Management
3 5 (27.78%) ITSM
3 5 (27.78%) Finance
3 5 (27.78%) XHTML
3 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET
3 5 (27.78%) CSS
3 5 (27.78%) C#
3 5 (27.78%) HTML
3 5 (27.78%) SQL
3 5 (27.78%) .NET
4 2 (11.11%) MS Project
4 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
4 2 (11.11%) Change Management
4 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
4 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.11%) Release Management

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 2 (11.11%) MS Project
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
General
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Analyst
1 8 (44.44%) Release Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) Change Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) Change and Release Analyst
3 5 (27.78%) C# .NET Developer
3 5 (27.78%) Developer
3 5 (27.78%) .NET Developer
3 5 (27.78%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) CSS3
1 5 (27.78%) jQuery
1 5 (27.78%) XHTML
1 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET
1 5 (27.78%) CSS
1 5 (27.78%) HTML
1 5 (27.78%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) ITIL
2 6 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (27.78%) Service Management
3 5 (27.78%) ITSM
4 2 (11.11%) Change Management
4 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
4 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.11%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) C#
1 5 (27.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) ITIL Certification