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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Legal
Rank 135 137 132
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -5
Permanent jobs citing Legal 132 129 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.84% 1.76% 1.54%
As % of the General category 4.93% 4.95% 4.74%
Number of salaries quoted 102 110 101
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,500 £23,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £52,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
General Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2677 2605 2320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 37.26% 35.49% 32.53%
Number of salaries quoted 2004 2062 2046
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,950
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +10 91 £35,000 -6.66% 10
Merseyside -6 19 £25,000 -23.07% 1
Cheshire -11 16 £55,000 +92.98% 4
Lancashire +10 5 £35,000 - 1
Cumbria - 1 £40,000 - 1
Legal
England

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (27.45%) Microsoft
2 66 (25.88%) .NET
3 63 (24.71%) Law
4 57 (22.35%) Degree
4 57 (22.35%) SQL
5 49 (19.22%) C#
6 46 (18.04%) Project Management
6 46 (18.04%) Visualfiles
7 41 (16.08%) HTML
8 39 (15.29%) MS Office
9 38 (14.90%) MS Excel
10 36 (14.12%) SQL Server
10 36 (14.12%) Finance
11 35 (13.73%) ITIL
12 34 (13.33%) VB.NET
12 34 (13.33%) SharePoint
12 34 (13.33%) Windows
13 33 (12.94%) Marketing
14 28 (10.98%) .NET Framework
15 27 (10.59%) Agile Software Development
16 26 (10.20%) CMS
16 26 (10.20%) Digital Marketing
17 24 (9.41%) XML
18 21 (8.24%) jQuery
18 21 (8.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 20 (7.84%) Web Services
20 19 (7.45%) UNIX
20 19 (7.45%) B2B
21 18 (7.06%) Data Protection
22 16 (6.27%) Eclipse

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 34 (13.33%) SharePoint
2 26 (10.20%) CMS
3 15 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
4 14 (5.49%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (0.78%) IIS
6 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.39%) SAS
6 1 (0.39%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.39%) WorkSite
6 1 (0.39%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 39 (15.29%) MS Office
2 38 (14.90%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.78%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.39%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.39%) MS Project
4 1 (0.39%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 46 (18.04%) Visualfiles
2 3 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.78%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.96%) VPN
1 5 (1.96%) LAN
1 5 (1.96%) WLAN
1 5 (1.96%) WAN
2 2 (0.78%) Firewall
2 2 (0.78%) Intranet
3 1 (0.39%) SAN
3 1 (0.39%) Internet
3 1 (0.39%) DNS
3 1 (0.39%) DHCP
3 1 (0.39%) HTTP
3 1 (0.39%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.39%) Network Security
3 1 (0.39%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (14.12%) SQL Server
2 21 (8.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (5.10%) SQL Server 2005
3 13 (5.10%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (4.71%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.78%) DTS
6 2 (0.78%) Oracle9i Database
6 2 (0.78%) MySQL
6 2 (0.78%) DB2
6 2 (0.78%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.39%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.39%) Big Data
7 1 (0.39%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.39%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.39%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 16 (6.27%) Eclipse
2 3 (1.18%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.39%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.39%) Dreamweaver
General
1 63 (24.71%) Law
2 36 (14.12%) Finance
3 33 (12.94%) Marketing
4 7 (2.75%) Retail
5 5 (1.96%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.57%) Billing
6 4 (1.57%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.78%) Banking
8 1 (0.39%) Back Office
8 1 (0.39%) Advertising
8 1 (0.39%) French Language
Job Titles
1 98 (38.43%) Developer
2 26 (10.20%) Case Management Developer
3 25 (9.80%) .NET Developer
3 25 (9.80%) Analyst
4 16 (6.27%) Team Leader
5 14 (5.49%) Business Analyst
5 14 (5.49%) Delivery Manager
6 12 (4.71%) Consultant
7 11 (4.31%) Project Manager
8 8 (3.14%) Support Team Leader
8 8 (3.14%) Architect
8 8 (3.14%) Trainer
8 8 (3.14%) Desktop Support
9 6 (2.35%) Senior Project Manager
9 6 (2.35%) Infrastructure Architect
9 6 (2.35%) .NET Web Developer
9 6 (2.35%) Web Developer
9 6 (2.35%) Senior Manager
10 5 (1.96%) Senior Digital Project Manager
10 5 (1.96%) Digital Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (25.88%) .NET
2 41 (16.08%) HTML
3 28 (10.98%) .NET Framework
4 24 (9.41%) XML
5 21 (8.24%) jQuery
6 20 (7.84%) Web Services
7 15 (5.88%) WCF
8 14 (5.49%) REST
9 13 (5.10%) ASP.NET
10 9 (3.53%) CSS
11 5 (1.96%) HTML5
12 4 (1.57%) ASP.NET MVC
13 3 (1.18%) XHTML
13 3 (1.18%) Ajax
14 2 (0.78%) XSLT
14 2 (0.78%) CSS3
15 1 (0.39%) iOS SDK
15 1 (0.39%) XSD
15 1 (0.39%) Classic ASP
15 1 (0.39%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 13 (5.10%) Mainframe
2 9 (3.53%) Tandem
2 9 (3.53%) Cryptography
2 9 (3.53%) PKI
2 9 (3.53%) IBM Mainframe
3 8 (3.14%) Management Information System
4 7 (2.75%) Data Protection Act
5 6 (2.35%) Human Factors
6 5 (1.96%) Social Network
7 4 (1.57%) E-Learning
7 4 (1.57%) AS400
8 3 (1.18%) Social Media
9 2 (0.78%) Freedom of Information
9 2 (0.78%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.78%) Freedom of Information Act
10 1 (0.39%) iPhone
10 1 (0.39%) Data Conversion
10 1 (0.39%) iPad
10 1 (0.39%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.39%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 34 (13.33%) Windows
2 19 (7.45%) UNIX
3 5 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (1.96%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (1.57%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (0.78%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.39%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.39%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (18.04%) Project Management
2 35 (13.73%) ITIL
3 27 (10.59%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (10.20%) Digital Marketing
5 19 (7.45%) B2B
6 18 (7.06%) Data Protection
7 16 (6.27%) Service Delivery
8 15 (5.88%) Risk Management
9 14 (5.49%) B2C
9 14 (5.49%) Software Engineering
10 13 (5.10%) System Testing
11 12 (4.71%) Portfolio Management
11 12 (4.71%) Business Analysis
11 12 (4.71%) Document Management
11 12 (4.71%) Workflow
12 11 (4.31%) Business Intelligence
13 9 (3.53%) Information Security
13 9 (3.53%) Release Management
14 8 (3.14%) Time Management
15 7 (2.75%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 57 (22.35%) SQL
2 49 (19.22%) C#
3 34 (13.33%) VB.NET
4 14 (5.49%) VBA
5 13 (5.10%) T-SQL
6 12 (4.71%) JavaScript
7 11 (4.31%) Java
8 7 (2.75%) C
9 5 (1.96%) VB
9 5 (1.96%) PHP
10 1 (0.39%) Pascal
10 1 (0.39%) VBScript
10 1 (0.39%) C++
10 1 (0.39%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 57 (22.35%) Degree
2 10 (3.92%) CISSP
2 10 (3.92%) CISA
2 10 (3.92%) CISM
3 9 (3.53%) ISEB
4 8 (3.14%) SC Cleared
4 8 (3.14%) Security Cleared
5 6 (2.35%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (2.35%) CCNA
6 5 (1.96%) CIPD
7 4 (1.57%) MOS
8 3 (1.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.39%) MCSE
9 1 (0.39%) MCSA
9 1 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (3.14%) COBIT
3 6 (2.35%) COSO
4 5 (1.96%) QA
5 2 (0.78%) SLA
6 1 (0.39%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (2.35%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.78%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (0.39%) SCCM
1 1 (0.39%) WSUS
Vendors
1 70 (27.45%) Microsoft
2 11 (4.31%) Citrix
3 9 (3.53%) IBM
3 9 (3.53%) VMware
4 4 (1.57%) Oracle
5 3 (1.18%) HP
6 2 (0.78%) Google
6 2 (0.78%) SAP
6 2 (0.78%) Informatica
7 1 (0.39%) Kaspersky
7 1 (0.39%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.39%) Adobe
7 1 (0.39%) Cisco
7 1 (0.39%) Mitel
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £24000 - £32000 per annum + Pension, Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + + Car + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £37000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £28000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cumbria
Experis Engineering
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Co-operative Group
Salary: From £38,515 to £48,144 per annum + car allowance + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
MET Marketing
Posted: 14 days ago
Darwen
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Liverpool
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 20 days ago
Chester
Aspire Data Recruitment
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 25 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
TalkTalk
Salary: competitive
Posted: 26 days ago