The first 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Kent region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Legal
Rank 101 32 81
Rank change year-on-year
-69 +49
Permanent jobs citing Legal 8 73 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.63% 6.06% 0.25%
As % of the General category 2.12% 12.35% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 8 66 2
Average salary £48,750 £38,500 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.62% +0.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £32,500 £33,650
10% offered a salary of more than £58,250 £65,000 £42,850
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
General Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
377 591 314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 29.71% 49.09% 39.75%
Number of salaries quoted 312 493 268
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
Legal
South East

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Maidstone -29 2 £52,500 +5.00%
West Malling - 1 £60,000 -
Chatham - 1 £45,000 -
Legal
South East

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 9 (47.37%) MS Office
2 8 (42.11%) MS Excel
3 7 (36.84%) SharePoint
3 7 (36.84%) ITIL
3 7 (36.84%) MS Exchange
3 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
3 7 (36.84%) Law
3 7 (36.84%) Mitel
3 7 (36.84%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (36.84%) SharePoint 2010
3 7 (36.84%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (31.58%) Time Management
4 6 (31.58%) Finance
4 6 (31.58%) Reuters
4 6 (31.58%) WAN
5 5 (26.32%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (26.32%) Windows
5 5 (26.32%) SQL
6 4 (21.05%) MySQL
6 4 (21.05%) Oracle
6 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
6 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2000
6 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (21.05%) Jaspersoft
6 4 (21.05%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (15.79%) Relational Database
7 3 (15.79%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (15.79%) RDBMS
7 3 (15.79%) DTS
7 3 (15.79%) E-Commerce

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 7 (36.84%) SharePoint
1 7 (36.84%) MS Exchange
1 7 (36.84%) SharePoint 2010
1 7 (36.84%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 9 (47.37%) MS Office
2 8 (42.11%) MS Excel
3 7 (36.84%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (5.26%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (31.58%) WAN
2 1 (5.26%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) MySQL
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2000
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (15.79%) Relational Database
2 3 (15.79%) RDBMS
2 3 (15.79%) DTS
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
General
1 7 (36.84%) Law
2 6 (31.58%) Finance
3 2 (10.53%) Back Office
4 1 (5.26%) Marketing
4 1 (5.26%) Advertising
4 1 (5.26%) Banking
4 1 (5.26%) Billing
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Analyst
2 7 (36.84%) Support Analyst
3 6 (31.58%) IT Support
3 6 (31.58%) IT Support Analyst
4 5 (26.32%) Help Desk Analyst
4 5 (26.32%) Service Analyst
4 5 (26.32%) Service Desk Analyst
5 4 (21.05%) Administrator
5 4 (21.05%) DBA
5 4 (21.05%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (15.79%) Senior IT Support Analyst
6 3 (15.79%) Service Manager
6 3 (15.79%) Senior IT Support
6 3 (15.79%) Senior Support Analyst
7 2 (10.53%) Test Analyst
7 2 (10.53%) Project Manager
8 1 (5.26%) Risk Officer
8 1 (5.26%) Project Delivery Manager
8 1 (5.26%) Business Analyst
8 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) .NET
2 1 (5.26%) WCF
2 1 (5.26%) Web Services
2 1 (5.26%) XML
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) ITIL
2 6 (31.58%) Time Management
3 5 (26.32%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (21.05%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (15.79%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (15.79%) E-Commerce
6 2 (10.53%) Automated Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Database Security
7 1 (5.26%) Test Strategy
7 1 (5.26%) Requirements Management
7 1 (5.26%) Resource Management
7 1 (5.26%) Matrix Management
7 1 (5.26%) Release Management
7 1 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (5.26%) System Testing
7 1 (5.26%) Test Automation
7 1 (5.26%) Data Protection
7 1 (5.26%) Data Architecture
7 1 (5.26%) Project Management
7 1 (5.26%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) C#
3 1 (5.26%) Java
3 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.26%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) ISEB
1 2 (10.53%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.26%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) APMP
2 1 (5.26%) CISSP
2 1 (5.26%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) SLA
2 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.26%) QA
2 1 (5.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
1 7 (36.84%) Mitel
2 6 (31.58%) Reuters
3 4 (21.05%) Oracle
3 4 (21.05%) Jaspersoft
4 1 (5.26%) Citrix
4 1 (5.26%) Capita