The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Legal
Rank - 64 67
Permanent jobs citing Legal 0 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East - 0.35% 1.23%
As % of the General category - 1.22% 4.40%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 7
Average salary - £34,750 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.93%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Legal
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the North East region.

General Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
239 164 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 34.49% 28.92% 28.00%
Number of salaries quoted 191 117 150
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £32,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +22.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £28,100 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £51,300
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Legal
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Legal Salary Trend in the North East

Legal
Top 24 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Programme Management
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Investment Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Derivative
2 2 (66.67%) Equity Derivative
2 2 (66.67%) Corporate Banking
2 2 (66.67%) MiFID
2 2 (66.67%) Murex
2 2 (66.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Wealth Management
2 2 (66.67%) Credit Risk
2 2 (66.67%) Market Risk
2 2 (66.67%) Portfolio Management
2 2 (66.67%) Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) EMIR
2 2 (66.67%) Dodd-Frank
2 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) Product Management
3 1 (33.33%) QA

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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.

General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Investment Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Derivative
1 2 (66.67%) Equity Derivative
1 2 (66.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 2 (66.67%) Credit Risk
1 2 (66.67%) Market Risk
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Programme Management
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Wealth Management
1 2 (66.67%) Portfolio Management
1 2 (66.67%) Analytics
1 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Product Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) MiFID
1 2 (66.67%) EMIR
1 2 (66.67%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Murex