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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Legal
Rank 44 55 60
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +5
Permanent jobs citing Legal 8 5 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.93% 1.00% 2.60%
As % of the General category 4.88% 2.45% 8.95%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 12
Average salary £30,000 £22,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £21,100 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £43,000 £42,800
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +7.50%
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
164 204 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 39.61% 40.64% 29.05%
Number of salaries quoted 116 157 160
Average salary £41,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.77% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,700 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £71,500 £64,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Legal across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Legal Salary Histogram 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 29 April 2016. 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 +10 3 £36,250 +33.02% 2
Birkenhead 0 2 £27,500 +25.00%
Wirral - 1 £40,000 -
Legal
North West

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 15 (36.59%) .NET
2 14 (34.15%) C#
3 12 (29.27%) Web Services
4 11 (26.83%) XML
4 11 (26.83%) Law
5 10 (24.39%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (24.39%) Project Management
5 10 (24.39%) SQL
5 10 (24.39%) Strategic Planning
6 9 (21.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (21.95%) CSS
6 9 (21.95%) SharePoint
7 8 (19.51%) HTML
7 8 (19.51%) JavaScript
8 7 (17.07%) Visualfiles
8 7 (17.07%) MS Excel
9 6 (14.63%) VB.NET
9 6 (14.63%) ITIL
9 6 (14.63%) .NET Framework
9 6 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (14.63%) Time Management
10 5 (12.20%) SharePoint Server
10 5 (12.20%) HTML5
10 5 (12.20%) SharePoint 2013
10 5 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (12.20%) Information Security
10 5 (12.20%) Degree
10 5 (12.20%) Windows
10 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
10 5 (12.20%) Finance

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 9 (21.95%) SharePoint
2 5 (12.20%) SharePoint 2013
2 5 (12.20%) SharePoint Server
3 3 (7.32%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (17.07%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (17.07%) Visualfiles
2 2 (4.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.20%) Firewall
2 4 (9.76%) WebEx
3 1 (2.44%) Cisco IPT
3 1 (2.44%) IP Telephony
3 1 (2.44%) SAN
3 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (9.76%) OLAP
2 4 (9.76%) OLAP Cube
3 3 (7.32%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (7.32%) SQL Server
3 3 (7.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (7.32%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.44%) Data Mining
5 1 (2.44%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Eclipse
General
1 11 (26.83%) Law
2 5 (12.20%) Finance
3 3 (7.32%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (39.02%) Developer
2 8 (19.51%) Application Development Manager
2 8 (19.51%) Applications Development Manager
2 8 (19.51%) Applications Manager
2 8 (19.51%) Development Manager
3 7 (17.07%) Analyst
4 5 (12.20%) Business Intelligence Manager
4 5 (12.20%) Business Manager
4 5 (12.20%) SharePoint Developer
5 4 (9.76%) Development Team Manager
5 4 (9.76%) Security Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Information Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Information Security Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Strategy Manager
7 2 (4.88%) 1st Line Support
7 2 (4.88%) 1st Line Support Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) C# Developer
7 2 (4.88%) CRM Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Dynamics CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (36.59%) .NET
2 12 (29.27%) Web Services
3 11 (26.83%) XML
4 9 (21.95%) CSS
5 8 (19.51%) HTML
6 6 (14.63%) .NET Framework
7 5 (12.20%) HTML5
8 4 (9.76%) WCF
9 2 (4.88%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (12.20%) Management Information System
2 3 (7.32%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.44%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.20%) Windows
2 1 (2.44%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (24.39%) Business Intelligence
1 10 (24.39%) Project Management
1 10 (24.39%) Strategic Planning
2 6 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (14.63%) ITIL
2 6 (14.63%) Time Management
3 5 (12.20%) Case Management
3 5 (12.20%) Information Security
4 4 (9.76%) Business Continuity
4 4 (9.76%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (9.76%) Data Privacy
4 4 (9.76%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (9.76%) Incident Management
4 4 (9.76%) Information Security Management
4 4 (9.76%) ISMS
4 4 (9.76%) PRINCE2
4 4 (9.76%) Security Management
4 4 (9.76%) Security Operations
4 4 (9.76%) Workflow
5 3 (7.32%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (34.15%) C#
2 10 (24.39%) SQL
3 8 (19.51%) JavaScript
4 6 (14.63%) VB.NET
5 4 (9.76%) Java
6 3 (7.32%) T-SQL
7 2 (4.88%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 5 (12.20%) Degree
2 4 (9.76%) CISA
2 4 (9.76%) CISM
2 4 (9.76%) CISSP
3 1 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.44%) MCP
3 1 (2.44%) MCSA
3 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (7.32%) Data Quality
2 3 (7.32%) PCI DSS
2 3 (7.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (7.32%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.44%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.88%) Progress
3 1 (2.44%) Avaya
3 1 (2.44%) Cisco
3 1 (2.44%) Citrix
3 1 (2.44%) Dell
3 1 (2.44%) EMC
3 1 (2.44%) Fortinet
3 1 (2.44%) SonicWALL
3 1 (2.44%) Veeam
3 1 (2.44%) VMware
Wallasey, Merseyside
D4 Digital Recruitment
Salary: £17000 - £22000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Search Consultancy
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Yodel
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + excellent pension
Posted: 8 days ago
Merseyside
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Wallasey, Merseyside
The Thomas Higgins Partnership
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum negotiable, dependent on experience.
Posted: 25 days ago