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 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Legal
Rank 83 91 80
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -11
Permanent jobs citing Legal 16 12 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.45% 1.07% 1.24%
As % of the General category 4.34% 3.35% 3.42%
Number of salaries quoted 15 11 3
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.52%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £38,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+13.15% -10.58%
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
369 358 380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 33.36% 31.91% 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 311 290 299
Average salary £41,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.77% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,700 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 July 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 July 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
Tonbridge - 5 £47,500 -
West Malling - 3 £42,500 - 1
Chatham - 1 - -
Maidstone - 1 £55,000 - 1
Legal
South East

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 13 (50.00%) Finance
2 10 (38.46%) Relational Database
3 9 (34.62%) C#
4 8 (30.77%) SQL
4 8 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (26.92%) Fixed Income
5 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
6 6 (23.08%) Degree
7 5 (19.23%) Information Security
7 5 (19.23%) Firewall
7 5 (19.23%) Management Information System
8 4 (15.38%) Change Management
8 4 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (15.38%) PRINCE2
8 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
8 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
9 3 (11.54%) MS Office
9 3 (11.54%) .NET
9 3 (11.54%) Windows
9 3 (11.54%) MS Visio
9 3 (11.54%) RDBMS
9 3 (11.54%) Project Management
9 3 (11.54%) Law
9 3 (11.54%) Risk Management
9 3 (11.54%) Hummingbird
9 3 (11.54%) MS PowerPoint
9 3 (11.54%) Document Management
9 3 (11.54%) Network Security
9 3 (11.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 3 (11.54%) PCI DSS

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 1 (3.85%) IIS
1 1 (3.85%) Apache
1 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
1 1 (3.85%) WorkSite
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 3 (11.54%) MS Visio
2 3 (11.54%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (11.54%) MS Office
3 1 (3.85%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Visualfiles
1 1 (3.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) Firewall
2 3 (11.54%) Network Security
3 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.85%) 3G
4 1 (3.85%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (3.85%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (3.85%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (3.85%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (38.46%) Relational Database
2 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
3 3 (11.54%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.85%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) HP UFT
1 1 (3.85%) LoadRunner
1 1 (3.85%) Selenium
General
1 13 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Law
3 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 2 (7.69%) Marketing
4 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.85%) Back Office
4 1 (3.85%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Developer
2 8 (30.77%) C# Developer
3 4 (15.38%) Junior
3 4 (15.38%) Junior Developer
4 3 (11.54%) IT Trainer
4 3 (11.54%) Trainer
4 3 (11.54%) Junior C# Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Legal IT Trainer
5 2 (7.69%) Security Specialist
5 2 (7.69%) IT Security Specialist
5 2 (7.69%) Support Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) .NET Developer
6 1 (3.85%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) IT Support Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Team Leader
6 1 (3.85%) IT Support Technician
6 1 (3.85%) QA Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) .NET
2 2 (7.69%) CSS
2 2 (7.69%) HTML
3 1 (3.85%) XHTML
3 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (26.92%) Fixed Income
3 5 (19.23%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.85%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.85%) DTV
4 1 (3.85%) E-Learning
4 1 (3.85%) IVR
4 1 (3.85%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (3.85%) iPhone
4 1 (3.85%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Windows
2 1 (3.85%) Solaris
2 1 (3.85%) Windows XP
2 1 (3.85%) Mac OS X
2 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (19.23%) Information Security
2 4 (15.38%) Change Management
2 4 (15.38%) PRINCE2
2 4 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (11.54%) Project Management
3 3 (11.54%) Document Management
3 3 (11.54%) Risk Management
3 3 (11.54%) Coaching
4 2 (7.69%) Security Patching
4 2 (7.69%) Data Protection
4 2 (7.69%) Security Architecture
4 2 (7.69%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (7.69%) Mentoring
4 2 (7.69%) Change Control
4 2 (7.69%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.85%) ITIL
5 1 (3.85%) Process Management
5 1 (3.85%) PRINCE
5 1 (3.85%) CRM
5 1 (3.85%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 9 (34.62%) C#
2 8 (30.77%) SQL
3 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.85%) Perl
4 1 (3.85%) Java
4 1 (3.85%) VB
4 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.85%) Korn
4 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) Degree
2 3 (11.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (3.85%) CISSP
3 1 (3.85%) CISM
3 1 (3.85%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (11.54%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.85%) Firmware
2 1 (3.85%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.54%) Hummingbird
3 2 (7.69%) Cisco
3 2 (7.69%) CheckPoint
3 2 (7.69%) HP
4 1 (3.85%) Citrix
4 1 (3.85%) Avaya
4 1 (3.85%) Juniper
4 1 (3.85%) Sun
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle
4 1 (3.85%) SAP
4 1 (3.85%) McAfee
4 1 (3.85%) Sophos
4 1 (3.85%) Websense
4 1 (3.85%) F5
Kent
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus x2 + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Venturi
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Maidstone
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
West Malling
Pearson Whiffin
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago