The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Legal
Rank 55 71 -
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -
Permanent jobs citing Legal 4 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.94% 0.53% -
As % of the General category 2.96% 1.62% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 0
Average salary £97,500 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+77.27% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.38% -3.75%
Legal
Leicestershire

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

General Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
135 185 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 31.69% 32.63% 39.19%
Number of salaries quoted 108 157 136
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £28,600 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £59,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Legal
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Legal Salary Trend in Leicester

Legal
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Legal across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Legal Salary Histogram in Leicester

Legal
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 15 (93.75%) Risk Management
2 12 (75.00%) Information Security
2 12 (75.00%) PCI DSS
2 12 (75.00%) Security Architecture
2 12 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (68.75%) CISM
3 11 (68.75%) CISSP
3 11 (68.75%) Firewall
3 11 (68.75%) Wireless
4 5 (31.25%) Finance
5 4 (25.00%) Retail
5 4 (25.00%) Project Management
6 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce
6 3 (18.75%) Change Management
6 3 (18.75%) QA
6 3 (18.75%) SaaS
6 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
7 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
7 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
7 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
7 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (6.25%) Banking

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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.

Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (68.75%) Firewall
1 11 (68.75%) Wireless
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 4 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Security Architect
1 12 (75.00%) Architect
2 11 (68.75%) Information Security Architect
2 11 (68.75%) Information Architect
3 3 (18.75%) Head of Development
4 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 12 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) Risk Management
2 12 (75.00%) Information Security
2 12 (75.00%) Security Architecture
3 4 (25.00%) Project Management
4 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce
4 3 (18.75%) Change Management
4 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
5 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
5 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
5 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
Qualifications
1 11 (68.75%) CISM
1 11 (68.75%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (75.00%) PCI DSS
2 3 (18.75%) QA