The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Legal
Rank - 48 61
Permanent jobs citing Legal 0 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire - 1.44% 0.62%
As % of the General category - 3.90% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 2
Average salary - £35,000 £20,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +68.67%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.84% -5.00%
Legal
North West

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

General Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
185 154 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 36.06% 37.02% 32.72%
Number of salaries quoted 152 107 140
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,375 £22,500 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,624 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.57% +0.29%

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Legal
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Legal Salary Trend in Lancashire

Legal
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Risk Assessment
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) CISSP
2 2 (66.67%) CISM
2 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (33.33%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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.

General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) IT Security Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Security Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Head of IT
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (66.67%) Risk Assessment
1 2 (66.67%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Strategic Planning
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CISSP
1 2 (66.67%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001