The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Legal
Rank 124 92 105
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +13
Permanent jobs citing Legal 68 93 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.68% 2.48% 2.14%
As % of the General category 4.22% 6.60% 6.27%
Number of salaries quoted 61 81 52
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £72,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +13.33%
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 Manchester region.

General Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1611 1409 1291
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 39.83% 37.61% 34.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1290 1164 1091
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Legal
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Legal Salary Trend in Manchester

Legal
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Legal across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Legal Salary Histogram in Manchester

Legal
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Legal within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bolton - 6 £37,500 - 2
Bury - 4 £27,000 -
Salford - 1 £21,525 -
Stockport - 1 £30,000 - 2
Legal
North West

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 53 (38.97%) Law
2 37 (27.21%) .NET
2 37 (27.21%) Microsoft
2 37 (27.21%) Visualfiles
3 34 (25.00%) HTML
4 32 (23.53%) SQL Server
4 32 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (22.06%) SQL
6 25 (18.38%) C#
6 25 (18.38%) MS Excel
7 22 (16.18%) XML
8 21 (15.44%) Java
8 21 (15.44%) SharePoint
9 20 (14.71%) VB.NET
10 19 (13.97%) Finance
10 19 (13.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 17 (12.50%) JavaScript
11 17 (12.50%) Windows
12 15 (11.03%) Degree
13 14 (10.29%) Analytical Skills
14 13 (9.56%) MS Office
14 13 (9.56%) Stakeholder Management
15 12 (8.82%) Project Management
15 12 (8.82%) CSS
15 12 (8.82%) Eclipse
15 12 (8.82%) System Testing
15 12 (8.82%) HTML5
16 11 (8.09%) Marketing
16 11 (8.09%) PHP
16 11 (8.09%) Service Delivery

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 21 (15.44%) SharePoint
2 7 (5.15%) IIS
2 7 (5.15%) SharePoint 2010
2 7 (5.15%) SharePoint 2013
3 6 (4.41%) CMS
4 3 (2.21%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.74%) Lync
6 1 (0.74%) SAS
6 1 (0.74%) Apache
6 1 (0.74%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.74%) Jetty
Applications
1 25 (18.38%) MS Excel
2 13 (9.56%) MS Office
3 10 (7.35%) MS Visio
4 6 (4.41%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.47%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (1.47%) MS Project
6 1 (0.74%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.74%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 37 (27.21%) Visualfiles
2 1 (0.74%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.74%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.74%) SAP CO
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.21%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.47%) Extranet
2 2 (1.47%) VPN
2 2 (1.47%) SAN
3 1 (0.74%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (0.74%) DNS
3 1 (0.74%) LAN
3 1 (0.74%) VoIP
3 1 (0.74%) WAN
3 1 (0.74%) DHCP
3 1 (0.74%) MPLS
3 1 (0.74%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 19 (13.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (7.35%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (2.21%) QlikView
6 2 (1.47%) MySQL
6 2 (1.47%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.74%) Big Data
7 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.74%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.74%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.74%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.74%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.74%) Base SAS
7 1 (0.74%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 12 (8.82%) Eclipse
2 5 (3.68%) Selenium
3 4 (2.94%) QuickTest Pro
4 3 (2.21%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.74%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.74%) Maven
General
1 53 (38.97%) Law
2 19 (13.97%) Finance
3 11 (8.09%) Marketing
4 2 (1.47%) Billing
4 2 (1.47%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.47%) Advertising
5 1 (0.74%) Games
5 1 (0.74%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.74%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.74%) Banking
Job Titles
1 67 (49.26%) Developer
2 23 (16.91%) Analyst
3 17 (12.50%) Case Management Developer
4 11 (8.09%) Business Analyst
5 10 (7.35%) .NET Developer
6 9 (6.62%) Web Developer
7 6 (4.41%) Junior Developer
7 6 (4.41%) Junior
8 5 (3.68%) Consultant
8 5 (3.68%) Project Manager
8 5 (3.68%) PHP Developer
8 5 (3.68%) Junior Web Developer
9 4 (2.94%) Delivery Manager
9 4 (2.94%) Software Tester
9 4 (2.94%) Service Manager
9 4 (2.94%) IT Trainer
9 4 (2.94%) PHP Web Developer
9 4 (2.94%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 4 (2.94%) QA Analyst
9 4 (2.94%) MI Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (27.21%) .NET
2 34 (25.00%) HTML
3 22 (16.18%) XML
4 12 (8.82%) CSS
4 12 (8.82%) HTML5
5 10 (7.35%) CSS3
5 10 (7.35%) .NET Framework
6 9 (6.62%) Web Services
6 9 (6.62%) XSLT
7 7 (5.15%) WCF
7 7 (5.15%) REST
8 3 (2.21%) ASP.NET
8 3 (2.21%) jQuery
9 1 (0.74%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (0.74%) HTML5 Canvas
9 1 (0.74%) WebGL
9 1 (0.74%) J2EE
9 1 (0.74%) Flash
9 1 (0.74%) Hibernate
9 1 (0.74%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.29%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.88%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.21%) Mathematics
4 2 (1.47%) EqualLogic
5 1 (0.74%) User Experience
5 1 (0.74%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.74%) W3C
5 1 (0.74%) Firmware
5 1 (0.74%) Thin Client
5 1 (0.74%) E-Learning
5 1 (0.74%) Clustering
5 1 (0.74%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (0.74%) Social Media
5 1 (0.74%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.74%) Smart Meter
5 1 (0.74%) Fat Client
5 1 (0.74%) Statistics
5 1 (0.74%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 17 (12.50%) Windows
2 6 (4.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (2.21%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.47%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (1.47%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.74%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.74%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.74%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (9.56%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (8.82%) Project Management
3 12 (8.82%) System Testing
4 11 (8.09%) Service Delivery
5 10 (7.35%) ITIL
6 7 (5.15%) PRINCE2
6 7 (5.15%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (5.15%) Software Engineering
7 6 (4.41%) Business Analysis
7 6 (4.41%) Web Development
7 6 (4.41%) Service Management
8 5 (3.68%) Workflow
8 5 (3.68%) Validation
8 5 (3.68%) Digital Marketing
9 4 (2.94%) Information Security
9 4 (2.94%) Workflow Management
9 4 (2.94%) Time Management
9 4 (2.94%) Performance Management
9 4 (2.94%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 30 (22.06%) SQL
2 25 (18.38%) C#
3 21 (15.44%) Java
4 20 (14.71%) VB.NET
5 17 (12.50%) JavaScript
6 11 (8.09%) PHP
7 10 (7.35%) VBA
8 2 (1.47%) PowerHouse
9 1 (0.74%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.74%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (11.03%) Degree
2 6 (4.41%) ISEB
3 4 (2.94%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.94%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.74%) MCSE
5 1 (0.74%) MCSD
5 1 (0.74%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.35%) SLA
2 6 (4.41%) QA
3 4 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (5.15%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.21%) vSphere
3 2 (1.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.47%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.47%) XenApp
3 2 (1.47%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (1.47%) DameWare
2 1 (0.74%) Puppet
2 1 (0.74%) WSUS
2 1 (0.74%) SCCM
Vendors
1 37 (27.21%) Microsoft
2 11 (8.09%) LexisNexis
3 6 (4.41%) HP
4 4 (2.94%) VMware
4 4 (2.94%) Cisco
5 3 (2.21%) Citrix
5 3 (2.21%) SAP
6 2 (1.47%) Mitel
6 2 (1.47%) JBoss
6 2 (1.47%) Dell
7 1 (0.74%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.74%) Spiceworks
7 1 (0.74%) NetApp
7 1 (0.74%) Sage
7 1 (0.74%) Oracle
7 1 (0.74%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.74%) Open Text
7 1 (0.74%) Fortinet
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