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

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Legal
Rank 112 95 139
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +44
Permanent jobs citing Legal 74 90 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.82% 2.23% 1.31%
As % of the General category 4.65% 5.87% 3.92%
Number of salaries quoted 66 79 32
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 £22,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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
1590 1533 1275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 39.13% 37.98% 33.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1216 1271 1052
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £59,950
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 August 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 August 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 5 £42,500 +70.00%
Stockport 0 2 £29,000 -44.76%
Salford - 1 £21,525 -
Legal
North West

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 55 (38.19%) Law
2 45 (31.25%) .NET
3 43 (29.86%) Microsoft
3 43 (29.86%) Visualfiles
4 32 (22.22%) SQL Server
5 30 (20.83%) C#
5 30 (20.83%) HTML
5 30 (20.83%) SQL
6 28 (19.44%) SharePoint
7 27 (18.75%) MS Excel
8 26 (18.06%) VB.NET
8 26 (18.06%) Agile Software Development
9 24 (16.67%) XML
10 22 (15.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 21 (14.58%) Java
12 20 (13.89%) Degree
13 17 (11.81%) .NET Framework
13 17 (11.81%) Windows
13 17 (11.81%) Eclipse
14 16 (11.11%) System Testing
15 15 (10.42%) Project Management
15 15 (10.42%) Finance
16 13 (9.03%) Marketing
16 13 (9.03%) SQL Server 2008
16 13 (9.03%) MS Office
17 12 (8.33%) Web Services
18 11 (7.64%) JavaScript
18 11 (7.64%) SharePoint 2010
18 11 (7.64%) WCF
18 11 (7.64%) Digital Marketing

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 28 (19.44%) SharePoint
2 11 (7.64%) SharePoint 2010
2 11 (7.64%) SharePoint 2013
3 8 (5.56%) CMS
4 2 (1.39%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.69%) SAS
5 1 (0.69%) Jetty
5 1 (0.69%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 27 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 13 (9.03%) MS Office
3 10 (6.94%) MS Visio
4 6 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.39%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (1.39%) MS Project
6 1 (0.69%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.69%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 43 (29.86%) Visualfiles
2 1 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.69%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.69%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.69%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.69%) SAP CO
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.08%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.39%) VPN
3 1 (0.69%) DNS
3 1 (0.69%) SAN
3 1 (0.69%) Extranet
3 1 (0.69%) MPLS
3 1 (0.69%) Firewall
3 1 (0.69%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (0.69%) LAN
3 1 (0.69%) WAN
3 1 (0.69%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 22 (15.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (9.03%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (2.08%) QlikView
6 2 (1.39%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.69%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.69%) Big Data
7 1 (0.69%) MySQL
7 1 (0.69%) Base SAS
7 1 (0.69%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 1 (0.69%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.69%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.69%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.69%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (11.81%) Eclipse
2 5 (3.47%) Selenium
3 4 (2.78%) QuickTest Pro
4 3 (2.08%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.69%) Maven
5 1 (0.69%) Git (software)
General
1 55 (38.19%) Law
2 15 (10.42%) Finance
3 13 (9.03%) Marketing
4 2 (1.39%) Billing
4 2 (1.39%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.39%) Advertising
5 1 (0.69%) Games
5 1 (0.69%) Banking
5 1 (0.69%) Retail
5 1 (0.69%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 75 (52.08%) Developer
2 22 (15.28%) Analyst
3 20 (13.89%) Case Management Developer
4 14 (9.72%) .NET Developer
5 9 (6.25%) Business Analyst
6 6 (4.17%) Junior
6 6 (4.17%) Junior Developer
7 5 (3.47%) Junior Web Developer
7 5 (3.47%) Support Analyst
7 5 (3.47%) Consultant
7 5 (3.47%) Web Developer
7 5 (3.47%) Architect
7 5 (3.47%) Project Manager
7 5 (3.47%) Trainer
7 5 (3.47%) IT Trainer
8 4 (2.78%) Software Tester
8 4 (2.78%) Tester
8 4 (2.78%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 4 (2.78%) QA Analyst
8 4 (2.78%) MI Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (31.25%) .NET
2 30 (20.83%) HTML
3 24 (16.67%) XML
4 17 (11.81%) .NET Framework
5 12 (8.33%) Web Services
6 11 (7.64%) WCF
6 11 (7.64%) REST
7 9 (6.25%) XSLT
8 7 (4.86%) HTML5
8 7 (4.86%) CSS
9 6 (4.17%) CSS3
10 2 (1.39%) jQuery
10 2 (1.39%) ASP.NET
11 1 (0.69%) J2EE
11 1 (0.69%) Flash
11 1 (0.69%) Hibernate
11 1 (0.69%) Cocoa
11 1 (0.69%) Spring
11 1 (0.69%) JBoss Seam
11 1 (0.69%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.56%) Management Information System
2 3 (2.08%) Mathematics
3 2 (1.39%) Social Media
3 2 (1.39%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.69%) iPad
4 1 (0.69%) W3C
4 1 (0.69%) Firmware
4 1 (0.69%) Thin Client
4 1 (0.69%) Human Factors
4 1 (0.69%) Fat Client
4 1 (0.69%) iPhone
4 1 (0.69%) Smart Meter
4 1 (0.69%) Visualisation
4 1 (0.69%) EqualLogic
4 1 (0.69%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (0.69%) Clustering
4 1 (0.69%) E-Learning
4 1 (0.69%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (0.69%) Statistics
4 1 (0.69%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 17 (11.81%) Windows
2 3 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (1.39%) Windows 2000 Server
3 2 (1.39%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.69%) UNIX
4 1 (0.69%) Linux
4 1 (0.69%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.69%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.69%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (18.06%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (11.11%) System Testing
3 15 (10.42%) Project Management
4 11 (7.64%) Software Engineering
4 11 (7.64%) Digital Marketing
5 9 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (5.56%) ITIL
7 7 (4.86%) PRINCE2
7 7 (4.86%) Service Delivery
8 6 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (4.17%) Business Analysis
9 5 (3.47%) Validation
9 5 (3.47%) Web Development
9 5 (3.47%) Time Management
10 4 (2.78%) Information Security
10 4 (2.78%) Data Protection
10 4 (2.78%) E-Commerce
10 4 (2.78%) Regression Testing
11 3 (2.08%) Disaster Recovery
11 3 (2.08%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 30 (20.83%) C#
1 30 (20.83%) SQL
2 26 (18.06%) VB.NET
3 21 (14.58%) Java
4 11 (7.64%) JavaScript
5 10 (6.94%) VBA
6 6 (4.17%) PHP
7 4 (2.78%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.39%) PowerHouse
9 1 (0.69%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.69%) VB
9 1 (0.69%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (13.89%) Degree
2 6 (4.17%) ISEB
3 2 (1.39%) MOS
3 2 (1.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.69%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.69%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.69%) MCSD
4 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.69%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.17%) SLA
2 5 (3.47%) QA
3 4 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (4.17%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.39%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (1.39%) DameWare
2 1 (0.69%) WSUS
2 1 (0.69%) SCCM
2 1 (0.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 43 (29.86%) Microsoft
2 11 (7.64%) LexisNexis
3 5 (3.47%) HP
4 3 (2.08%) VMware
4 3 (2.08%) SAP
4 3 (2.08%) Citrix
5 2 (1.39%) JBoss
5 2 (1.39%) Cisco
6 1 (0.69%) Oracle
6 1 (0.69%) Business Objects
6 1 (0.69%) NetApp
6 1 (0.69%) Sage
6 1 (0.69%) Open Text
6 1 (0.69%) Mitel
6 1 (0.69%) Google
6 1 (0.69%) Spiceworks
6 1 (0.69%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.69%) Dell
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