The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Legal
Rank 36 38 64
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +26
Permanent jobs citing Legal 1 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 0.40% 2.34% 0.18%
As % of the General category 1.14% 7.53% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 1
Average salary £67,500 £72,000 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +242.85%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Legal
Bedfordshire

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

General Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
88 93 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 35.63% 31.10% 32.91%
Number of salaries quoted 74 83 153
Average salary £45,000 £40,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.80% -10.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £67,950
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Legal
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Legal Salary Trend in Luton

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Luton 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 (66.67%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (33.33%) Cognos
3 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) UNIX
3 2 (33.33%) J2EE
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) OLAP
3 2 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (33.33%) Business Objects
3 2 (33.33%) MS Office
3 2 (33.33%) SOAP
3 2 (33.33%) Web Services
3 2 (33.33%) SAS
3 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) JSF
3 2 (33.33%) jQuery
3 2 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 2 (33.33%) Web Development
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (33.33%) Ajax
3 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (33.33%) OLAP Cube
3 2 (33.33%) JBoss
4 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
4 1 (16.67%) SCOM

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Luton 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 2 (33.33%) SAS
1 2 (33.33%) WebSphere
1 2 (33.33%) JBoss
2 1 (16.67%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (33.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) DHCP
1 1 (16.67%) FTP
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) OLAP
1 2 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (33.33%) OLAP Cube
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Java Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Web Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Web Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Network Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) J2EE
1 2 (33.33%) SOAP
1 2 (33.33%) Web Services
1 2 (33.33%) JSF
1 2 (33.33%) jQuery
1 2 (33.33%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) UNIX
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
1 2 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
2 1 (16.67%) Database Security
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps
2 1 (16.67%) Line Management
2 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Cognos
1 2 (33.33%) Business Objects
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft