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 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Legal
Rank 54 49 61
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +12
Permanent jobs citing Legal 3 16 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.71% 2.98% 0.27%
As % of the General category 1.76% 7.92% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3 16 1
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £44,314 £38,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+16.61% -10.58%
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
170 202 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 40.38% 37.62% 34.04%
Number of salaries quoted 132 168 118
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,850 £26,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 26 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 7 (70.00%) SDLC
2 6 (60.00%) Risk Management
3 4 (40.00%) Finance
3 4 (40.00%) Retail
3 4 (40.00%) Project Management
4 3 (30.00%) SAP
4 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (30.00%) CISSP
4 3 (30.00%) SAP BW
4 3 (30.00%) NetWeaver
4 3 (30.00%) CISM
4 3 (30.00%) Change Management
4 3 (30.00%) Firewall
4 3 (30.00%) Wireless
4 3 (30.00%) Information Security
4 3 (30.00%) QA
4 3 (30.00%) PCI DSS
4 3 (30.00%) SaaS
4 3 (30.00%) Security Architecture
4 3 (30.00%) Capacity Management
4 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 (30.00%) NetWeaver
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) Firewall
1 3 (30.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SAP BW
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
1 4 (40.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Information Architect
1 3 (30.00%) Service Manager
1 3 (30.00%) Technical Manager
1 3 (30.00%) Security Architect
1 3 (30.00%) Technical Services Manager
1 3 (30.00%) SAP Manager
1 3 (30.00%) Head of Development
1 3 (30.00%) Information Security Architect
1 3 (30.00%) Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) SDLC
2 6 (60.00%) Risk Management
3 4 (40.00%) Project Management
4 3 (30.00%) Change Management
4 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (30.00%) Information Security
4 3 (30.00%) Security Architecture
4 3 (30.00%) Capacity Management
4 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) CISSP
1 3 (30.00%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) QA
1 3 (30.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) SAP