The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Legal
Rank 82 106 33
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -73
Permanent jobs citing Legal 9 6 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.95% 0.49% 5.67%
As % of the General category 2.98% 1.73% 11.51%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 60
Average salary £46,500 £48,750 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.61% +26.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £55,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.89%
Legal
South East

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

General Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
302 347 556
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 31.72% 28.21% 49.25%
Number of salaries quoted 272 289 470
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £75,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Legal
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Legal Salary Trend in Kent

Legal
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Legal across the Kent region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

Legal Salary Histogram in Kent

Legal
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Legal within the Kent region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015. 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
Maidstone +29 2 £62,500 +19.04% 3
Dartford - 2 £37,500 -
Chatham +2 1 £65,000 +44.44%
Westerham - 1 £42,500 -
Legal
South East

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 11 (42.31%) SQL
1 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
2 10 (38.46%) MS Office
3 9 (34.62%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (23.08%) Management Information System
4 6 (23.08%) Finance
5 5 (19.23%) HTML
5 5 (19.23%) Windows
5 5 (19.23%) Information Security
5 5 (19.23%) Data Analysis
5 5 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (15.38%) Selenium
6 4 (15.38%) Automation Testing
6 4 (15.38%) Software Testing
6 4 (15.38%) Risk Management
6 4 (15.38%) System Testing
6 4 (15.38%) Test Automation
6 4 (15.38%) Information Architecture
6 4 (15.38%) New Media
6 4 (15.38%) ETL
6 4 (15.38%) LAN
6 4 (15.38%) WAN
6 4 (15.38%) Java
6 4 (15.38%) VB
6 4 (15.38%) Oracle
6 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
6 4 (15.38%) Web Services
6 4 (15.38%) XML
6 4 (15.38%) Advertising
6 4 (15.38%) Publishing

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 3 (11.54%) IIS
2 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.85%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (38.46%) MS Office
2 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Visualfiles
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) WAN
1 4 (15.38%) LAN
1 4 (15.38%) Firewall
2 3 (11.54%) Ethernet
2 3 (11.54%) TCP/IP
2 3 (11.54%) Internet
2 3 (11.54%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 3 (11.54%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 2 (7.69%) Network Security
4 1 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (3.85%) IP Telephony
4 1 (3.85%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (3.85%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.85%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Selenium
General
1 6 (23.08%) Finance
2 4 (15.38%) Advertising
2 4 (15.38%) Publishing
3 2 (7.69%) Banking
3 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Analyst
2 4 (15.38%) Test Analyst
2 4 (15.38%) Project Manager
2 4 (15.38%) Test Engineer
2 4 (15.38%) Digital Project Manager
3 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) MI Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Team Leader
4 2 (7.69%) Network Team Leader
5 1 (3.85%) .NET Programmer
5 1 (3.85%) Junior Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Change Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Network Support
5 1 (3.85%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Risk Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Junior .NET Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) HTML
2 4 (15.38%) Web Services
2 4 (15.38%) XML
3 2 (7.69%) .NET
4 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.85%) jQuery
4 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (3.85%) HTML5
4 1 (3.85%) Razor View Engine
4 1 (3.85%) Backbone.js
4 1 (3.85%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (3.85%) AngularJS
4 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (3.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Management Information System
2 5 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (15.38%) New Media
4 1 (3.85%) IVR
4 1 (3.85%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (3.85%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) Windows
2 1 (3.85%) Linux
2 1 (3.85%) Windows XP
2 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (19.23%) Information Security
2 5 (19.23%) Data Analysis
3 4 (15.38%) Software Testing
3 4 (15.38%) System Testing
3 4 (15.38%) Test Automation
3 4 (15.38%) ETL
3 4 (15.38%) Project Management
3 4 (15.38%) Information Architecture
3 4 (15.38%) Automation Testing
3 4 (15.38%) Risk Management
4 3 (11.54%) Service Delivery
4 3 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (7.69%) PRINCE
5 2 (7.69%) ITIL
5 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2
5 2 (7.69%) Data Protection
5 2 (7.69%) Mentoring
5 2 (7.69%) SIEM
6 1 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 11 (42.31%) SQL
2 4 (15.38%) Java
2 4 (15.38%) VB
3 2 (7.69%) VBA
3 2 (7.69%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.85%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) CCNA
1 4 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (11.54%) MCSE
3 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.85%) CCNP
4 1 (3.85%) CISSP
4 1 (3.85%) CISM
4 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
1 1 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Nessus
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
2 4 (15.38%) Oracle
3 3 (11.54%) Cisco
3 3 (11.54%) Citrix
3 3 (11.54%) Juniper
3 3 (11.54%) CheckPoint
3 3 (11.54%) VMware
3 3 (11.54%) F5
4 2 (7.69%) Websense
5 1 (3.85%) Blue Coat
5 1 (3.85%) McAfee
5 1 (3.85%) Avaya
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