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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Legal
South East / Kent
Rank 50 69 102
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +33
Permanent jobs citing Legal 37 33 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 4.48% 2.92% 0.58%
As % of the General category 12.33% 7.19% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 22 26 5
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £23,450 £32,000 £35,850
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £53,250 £63,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-7.77% -

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
300 459 327
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 36.36% 40.66% 31.78%
Number of salaries quoted 236 392 289
Median salary £45,000 £39,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -6.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,946 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing Legal as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 23 February 2017.

Legal Salary Histogram in Kent

Legal
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Legal within the Kent region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chatham +8 16 £37,500 -
Dover - 6 £47,500 -
West Malling -1 3 £23,000 -61.66%
Dartford - 1 £27,500 -
Folkestone - 1 - -
Maidstone - 1 - -
Stansted - 1 £65,000 -
Legal
South East

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, IT jobs citing Legal also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for Legal.

1 25 (48.08%) JavaScript
2 23 (44.23%) MVC
3 22 (42.31%) SQL
4 19 (36.54%) CMS
5 18 (34.62%) Degree
6 17 (32.69%) Load Testing
7 16 (30.77%) HTML
7 16 (30.77%) CSS
7 16 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
8 15 (28.85%) Games
8 15 (28.85%) Perforce
8 15 (28.85%) WordPress
8 15 (28.85%) Git (software)
8 15 (28.85%) Web Development
8 15 (28.85%) AngularJS
9 13 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
9 13 (25.00%) C#
10 12 (23.08%) .NET
11 11 (21.15%) SQL Server
12 10 (19.23%) Web Services
12 10 (19.23%) Project Management
12 10 (19.23%) Windows
12 10 (19.23%) Test Automation
12 10 (19.23%) Selenium
12 10 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (19.23%) Software Testing
12 10 (19.23%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (19.23%) User Experience
13 9 (17.31%) People Management

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 19 (36.54%) CMS
2 15 (28.85%) WordPress
3 4 (7.69%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 9 (17.31%) Google App Engine
1 9 (17.31%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (21.15%) SQL Server
2 9 (17.31%) BigQuery
2 9 (17.31%) NoSQL
3 6 (11.54%) Big Data
4 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 15 (28.85%) Git (software)
2 10 (19.23%) Selenium
3 9 (17.31%) HP UFT
3 9 (17.31%) JIRA
3 9 (17.31%) LoadRunner
4 6 (11.54%) Bower
4 6 (11.54%) Grunt
5 1 (1.92%) MSBuild
5 1 (1.92%) NUnit
5 1 (1.92%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (28.85%) Games
2 8 (15.38%) Law
3 6 (11.54%) Publishing
4 1 (1.92%) Finance
4 1 (1.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (32.69%) Developer
2 10 (19.23%) .NET Developer
3 9 (17.31%) DevOps Engineer
3 9 (17.31%) Java Engineer
3 9 (17.31%) Test Manager
4 6 (11.54%) Web Developer
5 5 (9.62%) Content Designer
5 5 (9.62%) Designer
5 5 (9.62%) HTML Developer
5 5 (9.62%) IT Manager
5 5 (9.62%) JavaScript Developer
6 4 (7.69%) Administrator
6 4 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (5.77%) Junior
7 3 (5.77%) Junior .NET Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Junior Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Network Administrator
7 3 (5.77%) Server Administrator
8 1 (1.92%) IT Administrator
8 1 (1.92%) Senior Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (30.77%) CSS
1 16 (30.77%) HTML
2 15 (28.85%) AngularJS
3 12 (23.08%) .NET
4 10 (19.23%) Web Services
5 9 (17.31%) J2EE
5 9 (17.31%) OAuth
5 9 (17.31%) Servlets
6 8 (15.38%) ASP.NET
6 8 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (13.46%) .NET Framework
8 6 (11.54%) Ajax
8 6 (11.54%) CSS3
8 6 (11.54%) HTML5
8 6 (11.54%) REST
8 6 (11.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (1.92%) Caliburn.Micro
Miscellaneous
1 16 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (19.23%) User Experience
3 9 (17.31%) Xbox
4 2 (3.85%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.92%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (19.23%) Windows
2 9 (17.31%) Linux
3 8 (15.38%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.85%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (44.23%) MVC
2 17 (32.69%) Load Testing
3 16 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (28.85%) Web Development
5 13 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 10 (19.23%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (19.23%) Project Management
6 10 (19.23%) Software Testing
6 10 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (19.23%) Test Automation
7 9 (17.31%) Configuration Management
7 9 (17.31%) Game Development
7 9 (17.31%) People Management
7 9 (17.31%) Process Improvement
7 9 (17.31%) Supplier Management
7 9 (17.31%) Test Management
7 9 (17.31%) Test Strategy
7 9 (17.31%) UML
7 9 (17.31%) User Acceptance Testing
7 9 (17.31%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 25 (48.08%) JavaScript
2 22 (42.31%) SQL
3 13 (25.00%) C#
4 9 (17.31%) C++
4 9 (17.31%) Java
4 9 (17.31%) PHP
5 1 (1.92%) R
5 1 (1.92%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 18 (34.62%) Degree
2 2 (3.85%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.54%) WCAG
System Software
1 6 (11.54%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 9 (17.31%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (28.85%) Perforce
2 9 (17.31%) Google
2 9 (17.31%) HP
2 9 (17.31%) Tableau
3 3 (5.77%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.85%) Mitel
5 1 (1.92%) Oracle