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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Legal
Rank 51 43 59
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +16
Permanent jobs citing Legal 3 15 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.72% 3.20% 0.27%
As % of the General category 1.74% 8.43% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 3 15 1
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
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
172 178 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 41.15% 37.95% 32.17%
Number of salaries quoted 127 147 115
Average salary £40,000 £43,401 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.83% +8.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £23,800 £28,300
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,810 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 4 (57.14%) Project Management
1 4 (57.14%) Retail
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
1 4 (57.14%) SDLC
2 3 (42.86%) Capacity Management
2 3 (42.86%) Mentoring
2 3 (42.86%) QA
2 3 (42.86%) SaaS
2 3 (42.86%) Change Management
2 3 (42.86%) Risk Management
2 3 (42.86%) SAP
2 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
2 3 (42.86%) SAP BW
2 3 (42.86%) NetWeaver
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (42.86%) NetWeaver
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SAP BW
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
1 4 (57.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Service Manager
1 3 (42.86%) Technical Manager
1 3 (42.86%) Technical Services Manager
1 3 (42.86%) SAP Manager
1 3 (42.86%) Head of Development
2 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Project Management
1 4 (57.14%) SDLC
2 3 (42.86%) Change Management
2 3 (42.86%) Risk Management
2 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
2 3 (42.86%) Capacity Management
2 3 (42.86%) Mentoring
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) SAP