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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Legal
Rank 140 108 92
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -16
Permanent jobs citing Legal 55 73 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.32% 1.96% 2.66%
As % of the General category 3.31% 5.31% 7.70%
Number of salaries quoted 52 61 67
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,550 £22,500 £23,100
10% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £72,500 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
1663 1375 1311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 39.91% 36.95% 34.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1404 1115 1132
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 £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £67,500
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 20 October 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 20 October 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 - 8 £32,500 - 1
Bury - 4 £27,000 -
Legal
North West

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 51 (40.48%) Law
2 36 (28.57%) HTML
2 36 (28.57%) Visualfiles
3 33 (26.19%) Microsoft
4 31 (24.60%) .NET
5 30 (23.81%) SQL Server
6 28 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
7 27 (21.43%) SQL
8 25 (19.84%) MS Excel
9 22 (17.46%) Finance
10 21 (16.67%) Java
11 20 (15.87%) JavaScript
11 20 (15.87%) C#
11 20 (15.87%) XML
12 18 (14.29%) Windows
12 18 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 15 (11.90%) CSS
13 15 (11.90%) SharePoint
13 15 (11.90%) MS Office
13 15 (11.90%) VB.NET
14 14 (11.11%) PHP
15 13 (10.32%) LexisNexis
16 12 (9.52%) MS Visio
16 12 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
16 12 (9.52%) HTML5
17 11 (8.73%) Degree
18 10 (7.94%) System Testing
18 10 (7.94%) Eclipse
18 10 (7.94%) CSS3
19 9 (7.14%) Active Directory

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 15 (11.90%) SharePoint
2 7 (5.56%) IIS
3 6 (4.76%) MS Exchange
4 5 (3.97%) CMS
5 4 (3.17%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (3.17%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (1.59%) Lync
6 2 (1.59%) JBoss
7 1 (0.79%) Apache
7 1 (0.79%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.79%) WorkSite
7 1 (0.79%) Jetty
7 1 (0.79%) SAS
Applications
1 25 (19.84%) MS Excel
2 15 (11.90%) MS Office
3 12 (9.52%) MS Visio
4 6 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (3.17%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (1.59%) MS Project
7 1 (0.79%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.79%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 36 (28.57%) Visualfiles
2 1 (0.79%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.79%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.79%) SAP CO
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.97%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.38%) DNS
2 3 (2.38%) LAN
2 3 (2.38%) WAN
2 3 (2.38%) DHCP
2 3 (2.38%) Extranet
2 3 (2.38%) MPLS
2 3 (2.38%) Firewall
2 3 (2.38%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (1.59%) SAN
3 2 (1.59%) VPN
4 1 (0.79%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 18 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (3.17%) MySQL
6 3 (2.38%) QlikView
7 2 (1.59%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.79%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.79%) Big Data
8 1 (0.79%) Base SAS
8 1 (0.79%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 1 (0.79%) Informix
8 1 (0.79%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.79%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.79%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.79%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (7.94%) Eclipse
2 5 (3.97%) Selenium
3 4 (3.17%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (1.59%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.79%) Maven
5 1 (0.79%) Git (software)
General
1 51 (40.48%) Law
2 22 (17.46%) Finance
3 5 (3.97%) Marketing
4 3 (2.38%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.59%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.59%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.59%) Retail
5 2 (1.59%) Billing
6 1 (0.79%) Advertising
6 1 (0.79%) Games
6 1 (0.79%) Banking
Job Titles
1 62 (49.21%) Developer
2 23 (18.25%) Analyst
3 17 (13.49%) Case Management Developer
4 9 (7.14%) Web Developer
5 8 (6.35%) Business Analyst
5 8 (6.35%) PHP Developer
6 7 (5.56%) Junior
6 7 (5.56%) .NET Developer
7 6 (4.76%) Junior Developer
8 5 (3.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (3.97%) Support Analyst
8 5 (3.97%) Consultant
8 5 (3.97%) Project Manager
8 5 (3.97%) Junior Web Developer
9 4 (3.17%) IT Support
9 4 (3.17%) Trainer
9 4 (3.17%) Tester
9 4 (3.17%) Services Delivery Manager
9 4 (3.17%) Service Manager
9 4 (3.17%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (28.57%) HTML
2 31 (24.60%) .NET
3 20 (15.87%) XML
4 15 (11.90%) CSS
5 12 (9.52%) HTML5
6 10 (7.94%) CSS3
7 9 (7.14%) XSLT
8 6 (4.76%) .NET Framework
9 5 (3.97%) Web Services
10 4 (3.17%) WCF
10 4 (3.17%) REST
11 3 (2.38%) ASP.NET
11 3 (2.38%) jQuery
12 1 (0.79%) JBoss Seam
12 1 (0.79%) Spring MVC
12 1 (0.79%) WebGL
12 1 (0.79%) J2EE
12 1 (0.79%) Flash
12 1 (0.79%) Hibernate
12 1 (0.79%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.35%) Management Information System
2 5 (3.97%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.59%) EqualLogic
3 2 (1.59%) Mathematics
4 1 (0.79%) Smart Meter
4 1 (0.79%) Visualisation
4 1 (0.79%) Open Source
4 1 (0.79%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (0.79%) Clustering
4 1 (0.79%) E-Learning
4 1 (0.79%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (0.79%) Statistics
4 1 (0.79%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.79%) User Experience
4 1 (0.79%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 18 (14.29%) Windows
2 6 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.59%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (1.59%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (1.59%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.79%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.79%) Linux
5 1 (0.79%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (7.94%) System Testing
4 9 (7.14%) Project Management
4 9 (7.14%) Service Delivery
5 8 (6.35%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (6.35%) ITIL
5 8 (6.35%) Web Development
6 7 (5.56%) PRINCE2
7 6 (4.76%) Workflow
8 5 (3.97%) Validation
8 5 (3.97%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (3.17%) Regression Testing
9 4 (3.17%) E-Commerce
9 4 (3.17%) Service Management
9 4 (3.17%) Business Continuity
9 4 (3.17%) Information Security
9 4 (3.17%) Workflow Management
9 4 (3.17%) Logistics
9 4 (3.17%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 27 (21.43%) SQL
2 21 (16.67%) Java
3 20 (15.87%) JavaScript
3 20 (15.87%) C#
4 15 (11.90%) VB.NET
5 14 (11.11%) PHP
6 9 (7.14%) VBA
7 2 (1.59%) PowerHouse
8 1 (0.79%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (8.73%) Degree
2 6 (4.76%) ISEB
3 4 (3.17%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.17%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.79%) MCSD
5 1 (0.79%) MCSE
5 1 (0.79%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.14%) SLA
2 6 (4.76%) QA
3 3 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.79%) BS7799
System Software
1 9 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.97%) vSphere
3 4 (3.17%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (3.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (2.38%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.38%) Firmware
5 2 (1.59%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (2.38%) WSUS
2 2 (1.59%) DameWare
3 1 (0.79%) SCOM
3 1 (0.79%) Puppet
Vendors
1 33 (26.19%) Microsoft
2 13 (10.32%) LexisNexis
3 8 (6.35%) HP
4 7 (5.56%) VMware
5 6 (4.76%) Cisco
6 3 (2.38%) Citrix
6 3 (2.38%) NetApp
7 2 (1.59%) Dell
7 2 (1.59%) Mitel
8 1 (0.79%) Fortinet
8 1 (0.79%) Spiceworks
8 1 (0.79%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.79%) Oracle
8 1 (0.79%) Business Objects
8 1 (0.79%) SAP
8 1 (0.79%) Sage
8 1 (0.79%) Open Text
8 1 (0.79%) Interwoven
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Posted: 13 hours ago
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
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Salary: £32000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
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