The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Legal
Rank 47 62 56
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -6
Permanent jobs citing Legal 9 8 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.96% 1.38% 3.08%
As % of the General category 5.20% 4.76% 7.83%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 18
Average salary £27,500 £27,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.85% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,600 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £40,800 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +8.10%
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 Merseyside region.

General Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
173 168 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 37.61% 28.97% 39.32%
Number of salaries quoted 149 149 209
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Legal
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Legal Salary Trend in Merseyside

Legal
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Legal within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015. 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
Liverpool +15 7 £27,500 +1.85% 2
Southport 0 1 £26,000 +4.00%
St Helens - 1 £18,000 -
Legal
North West

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 12 (66.67%) Law
2 6 (33.33%) Windows
2 6 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 5 (27.78%) PhD
3 5 (27.78%) Artificial Intelligence
3 5 (27.78%) Software Engineering
3 5 (27.78%) Degree
3 5 (27.78%) Computer Science
4 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (22.22%) MS Office
5 3 (16.67%) SQL
5 3 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 3 (16.67%) Workflow
5 3 (16.67%) Time Management
6 2 (11.11%) Capacity Management
6 2 (11.11%) Project Planning
6 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
6 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
6 2 (11.11%) Project Management
6 2 (11.11%) Finance
6 2 (11.11%) MS Project
6 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
6 2 (11.11%) ITIL
7 1 (5.56%) MCP
7 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
7 1 (5.56%) Dell
7 1 (5.56%) Change Management
7 1 (5.56%) VoIP
7 1 (5.56%) Web Services

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 4 (22.22%) MS Office
3 2 (11.11%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) VoIP
General
1 12 (66.67%) Law
2 2 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Software Engineer
1 5 (27.78%) Developer
1 5 (27.78%) Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Case Management Developer
2 3 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Technical Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Technical Project Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Support
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Support Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Artificial Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Software Engineering
2 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (16.67%) Workflow
3 3 (16.67%) Time Management
4 2 (11.11%) Capacity Management
4 2 (11.11%) Project Planning
4 2 (11.11%) ITIL
4 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 2 (11.11%) Project Management
5 1 (5.56%) Change Management
5 1 (5.56%) Business Continuity
5 1 (5.56%) Document Management
5 1 (5.56%) Line Management
5 1 (5.56%) ITIL V3
5 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) SQL
1 3 (16.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) PhD
1 5 (27.78%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) MCP
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Dell
Liverpool
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + car, bonus, pension, health care
Posted: 20 days ago