The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Legal
Rank 133 146 192
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +46
Permanent jobs citing Legal 122 107 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.71% 1.48% 0.83%
As % of the General category 4.24% 3.86% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 108 94 50
Average salary £33,000 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £25,000 £19,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,250 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £42,500 £38,250
% change year-on-year
-10.58% +11.11%
General Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2877 2772 2609
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 40.27% 38.24% 34.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2203 2248 2197
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Legal
England

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Legal
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Legal Salary Trend in the North West

Legal
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Legal across the North West region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Legal Salary Histogram in the North West

Legal
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Legal within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
Manchester -14 71 £32,500 -18.75% 16
Merseyside +13 20 £35,000 +22.80% 2
Cheshire -11 17 £55,000 +92.98% 4
Lancashire -2 5 £25,000 -23.07%
Cumbria - 2 £38,750 -
Legal
England

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 70 (28.81%) Law
2 69 (28.40%) Microsoft
3 61 (25.10%) .NET
4 60 (24.69%) SQL
5 55 (22.63%) SQL Server
6 50 (20.58%) MS Excel
7 49 (20.16%) Visualfiles
8 47 (19.34%) Finance
9 41 (16.87%) C#
10 38 (15.64%) SharePoint
11 37 (15.23%) Windows
11 37 (15.23%) Project Management
11 37 (15.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 34 (13.99%) Degree
13 33 (13.58%) Agile Software Development
13 33 (13.58%) MS Office
14 32 (13.17%) HTML
15 30 (12.35%) VB.NET
16 27 (11.11%) Marketing
17 26 (10.70%) XML
18 25 (10.29%) Java
19 24 (9.88%) .NET Framework
20 21 (8.64%) Eclipse
21 20 (8.23%) ITIL
21 20 (8.23%) Stakeholder Management
22 19 (7.82%) SQL Server 2008
23 18 (7.41%) System Testing
23 18 (7.41%) Business Analysis
23 18 (7.41%) T-SQL
24 17 (7.00%) Web Services

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 38 (15.64%) SharePoint
2 14 (5.76%) SharePoint 2010
2 14 (5.76%) SharePoint 2013
3 12 (4.94%) CMS
4 7 (2.88%) MS Exchange
5 4 (1.65%) SAS
6 3 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.82%) IIS
7 2 (0.82%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.82%) Jetty
8 1 (0.41%) WorkSite
8 1 (0.41%) MS Project Server
8 1 (0.41%) Lync
8 1 (0.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 50 (20.58%) MS Excel
2 33 (13.58%) MS Office
3 12 (4.94%) MS Visio
4 10 (4.12%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.82%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.82%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.41%) MS Project
6 1 (0.41%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 49 (20.16%) Visualfiles
2 5 (2.06%) SAP FI
2 5 (2.06%) SAP FI/CO
2 5 (2.06%) SAP CO
3 3 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.82%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.53%) Firewall
2 7 (2.88%) Intrusion Detection
3 6 (2.47%) Internet
4 4 (1.65%) WAN
4 4 (1.65%) VPN
5 3 (1.23%) LAN
6 2 (0.82%) WLAN
6 2 (0.82%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.82%) SAN
7 1 (0.41%) Network Security
7 1 (0.41%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (22.63%) SQL Server
2 37 (15.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (7.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (4.94%) SQL Server 2012
5 11 (4.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (3.29%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (2.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (2.06%) WhereScape RED
9 4 (1.65%) Relational Database
9 4 (1.65%) QlikView
10 3 (1.23%) Big Data
11 2 (0.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 2 (0.82%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (0.82%) MySQL
11 2 (0.82%) DTS
11 2 (0.82%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.41%) Base SAS
12 1 (0.41%) SAS Enterprise Guide
12 1 (0.41%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 21 (8.64%) Eclipse
2 6 (2.47%) Selenium
3 4 (1.65%) QuickTest Pro
4 3 (1.23%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.82%) Maven
5 2 (0.82%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.41%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.41%) Dreamweaver
General
1 70 (28.81%) Law
2 47 (19.34%) Finance
3 27 (11.11%) Marketing
4 6 (2.47%) Billing
4 6 (2.47%) Manufacturing
5 5 (2.06%) Financial Institution
5 5 (2.06%) Banking
5 5 (2.06%) Retail
6 3 (1.23%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.41%) French Language
7 1 (0.41%) Advertising
7 1 (0.41%) Games
Job Titles
1 100 (41.15%) Developer
2 43 (17.70%) Analyst
3 24 (9.88%) Case Management Developer
4 22 (9.05%) Business Analyst
5 20 (8.23%) .NET Developer
6 12 (4.94%) Architect
7 10 (4.12%) Trainer
8 9 (3.70%) Project Manager
9 8 (3.29%) Desktop Support
10 7 (2.88%) Consultant
10 7 (2.88%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 6 (2.47%) 2nd Line Support
11 6 (2.47%) Senior Analyst
11 6 (2.47%) IT Trainer
11 6 (2.47%) Junior Developer
11 6 (2.47%) Junior
11 6 (2.47%) Support Analyst
12 5 (2.06%) SAP Analyst
12 5 (2.06%) IT Support
12 5 (2.06%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (25.10%) .NET
2 32 (13.17%) HTML
3 26 (10.70%) XML
4 24 (9.88%) .NET Framework
5 17 (7.00%) Web Services
6 15 (6.17%) WCF
7 14 (5.76%) REST
8 9 (3.70%) XSLT
9 8 (3.29%) CSS
10 7 (2.88%) HTML5
11 6 (2.47%) CSS3
11 6 (2.47%) jQuery
12 5 (2.06%) MDX
12 5 (2.06%) ASP.NET
13 2 (0.82%) Spring
13 2 (0.82%) Hibernate
13 2 (0.82%) Ajax
13 2 (0.82%) Spring MVC
14 1 (0.41%) JBoss Seam
14 1 (0.41%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 14 (5.76%) Management Information System
2 6 (2.47%) Mathematics
3 5 (2.06%) Data Protection Act
3 5 (2.06%) Computer Science
4 4 (1.65%) Tandem
4 4 (1.65%) Cryptography
4 4 (1.65%) Economics
4 4 (1.65%) E-Learning
4 4 (1.65%) Mainframe
4 4 (1.65%) IBM Mainframe
4 4 (1.65%) PKI
4 4 (1.65%) Statistics
5 3 (1.23%) Credit Risk
5 3 (1.23%) Physics
5 3 (1.23%) Data Extraction
5 3 (1.23%) Social Media
5 3 (1.23%) Kindle
5 3 (1.23%) Clustering
6 2 (0.82%) Freedom of Information
6 2 (0.82%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 37 (15.23%) Windows
2 12 (4.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (2.88%) Windows 7
4 6 (2.47%) UNIX
4 6 (2.47%) Windows 2000 Server
5 5 (2.06%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (1.23%) Windows XP
7 2 (0.82%) Linux
7 2 (0.82%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.41%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (15.23%) Project Management
2 33 (13.58%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (8.23%) ITIL
3 20 (8.23%) Stakeholder Management
4 18 (7.41%) System Testing
4 18 (7.41%) Business Analysis
5 17 (7.00%) Service Delivery
6 16 (6.58%) Software Engineering
6 16 (6.58%) Business Intelligence
6 16 (6.58%) Digital Marketing
6 16 (6.58%) Data Protection
7 14 (5.76%) Information Security
8 9 (3.70%) PRINCE2
9 8 (3.29%) Refactoring
10 7 (2.88%) Data Architecture
10 7 (2.88%) Computer Security
10 7 (2.88%) Data Privacy
10 7 (2.88%) Portfolio Management
10 7 (2.88%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (2.88%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 60 (24.69%) SQL
2 41 (16.87%) C#
3 30 (12.35%) VB.NET
4 25 (10.29%) Java
5 18 (7.41%) T-SQL
6 12 (4.94%) VBA
7 11 (4.53%) JavaScript
8 6 (2.47%) PHP
9 2 (0.82%) C
10 1 (0.41%) PowerHouse
10 1 (0.41%) VB
10 1 (0.41%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 34 (13.99%) Degree
2 8 (3.29%) ISEB
3 7 (2.88%) CISSP
4 6 (2.47%) CEH
4 6 (2.47%) EnCE
5 4 (1.65%) MOS
5 4 (1.65%) CCA
6 3 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.82%) CCNA
7 2 (0.82%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.82%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.82%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.41%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.41%) SSCP
8 1 (0.41%) MCP
8 1 (0.41%) MCSD
8 1 (0.41%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.70%) QA
1 9 (3.70%) SLA
2 5 (2.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.23%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.41%) COBIT
4 1 (0.41%) COSO
System Software
1 10 (4.12%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.41%) XenApp
3 1 (0.41%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.41%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (0.82%) DameWare
1 2 (0.82%) Puppet
1 2 (0.82%) SCCM
2 1 (0.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 69 (28.40%) Microsoft
2 11 (4.53%) LexisNexis
3 8 (3.29%) Citrix
4 7 (2.88%) SAP
5 6 (2.47%) VMware
6 4 (1.65%) HP
6 4 (1.65%) IBM
7 2 (0.82%) Open Text
7 2 (0.82%) JBoss
7 2 (0.82%) Sage
7 2 (0.82%) Google
8 1 (0.41%) Nintex
8 1 (0.41%) Spiceworks
8 1 (0.41%) Dell
8 1 (0.41%) NetApp
8 1 (0.41%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.41%) Cisco
8 1 (0.41%) Adobe
8 1 (0.41%) Business Objects
8 1 (0.41%) Oracle
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