The 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 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Legal
Rank 131 127 125
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Permanent jobs citing Legal 134 137 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.04% 1.84% 1.72%
As % of the General category 5.44% 4.53% 4.53%
Number of salaries quoted 101 116 104
Average salary £40,000 £33,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
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 West region.

General Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2463 3021 2669
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 37.44% 40.53% 37.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1903 2358 2180
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 27 August 2015.

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 27 August 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
Manchester +24 100 £37,500 +15.38% 15
Cheshire 0 17 £50,000 +11.11% 4
Merseyside +2 10 £35,000 - 5
Lancashire +2 2 £30,000 +5.26% 3
Cumbria -5 1 - -
Legal
England

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, 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 89 (35.74%) Finance
2 66 (26.51%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (25.30%) Microsoft
4 54 (21.69%) Law
5 51 (20.48%) SQL
6 50 (20.08%) SQL Server
7 49 (19.68%) MS Office
7 49 (19.68%) Degree
8 41 (16.47%) Windows
8 41 (16.47%) Business Intelligence
9 40 (16.06%) MS Excel
10 37 (14.86%) Continuous Improvement
11 36 (14.46%) Analytical Skills
12 30 (12.05%) ITIL
13 29 (11.65%) Management Information System
14 28 (11.24%) Project Management
15 27 (10.84%) Windows 7
16 26 (10.44%) Microsoft Certification
16 26 (10.44%) Scrum
17 23 (9.24%) Risk Management
17 23 (9.24%) Active Directory
18 22 (8.84%) C#
18 22 (8.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 20 (8.03%) Citrix
19 20 (8.03%) JavaScript
20 19 (7.63%) PRINCE2
20 19 (7.63%) Document Management
20 19 (7.63%) Visualfiles
21 18 (7.23%) .NET
21 18 (7.23%) MS Exchange

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, 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 18 (7.23%) MS Exchange
2 15 (6.02%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (4.42%) SharePoint
4 6 (2.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 6 (2.41%) CMS
5 5 (2.01%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (1.61%) SAS
7 3 (1.20%) Lync
8 2 (0.80%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.80%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.80%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.40%) WorkSite
9 1 (0.40%) Confluence
9 1 (0.40%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.40%) Node.js
Applications
1 49 (19.68%) MS Office
2 40 (16.06%) MS Excel
3 13 (5.22%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (2.81%) MS Visio
4 7 (2.81%) Acrobat
5 5 (2.01%) Photoshop
6 3 (1.20%) MS Project
6 3 (1.20%) RoboHelp
7 1 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 19 (7.63%) Visualfiles
2 3 (1.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.40%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.40%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.40%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.40%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.40%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.80%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (0.80%) Office 365
2 1 (0.40%) SaaS
2 1 (0.40%) Taleo
2 1 (0.40%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.42%) HTTP
2 10 (4.02%) VPN
3 9 (3.61%) WAN
4 8 (3.21%) Internet
4 8 (3.21%) Firewall
5 6 (2.41%) MPLS
5 6 (2.41%) DHCP
5 6 (2.41%) DNS
6 5 (2.01%) LAN
6 5 (2.01%) VoIP
6 5 (2.01%) Network Security
6 5 (2.01%) WebEx
7 4 (1.61%) iSCSI
7 4 (1.61%) VLAN
7 4 (1.61%) SAN
8 3 (1.20%) DSL
8 3 (1.20%) H.323
8 3 (1.20%) SSL
8 3 (1.20%) IPsec
8 3 (1.20%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (20.08%) SQL Server
2 22 (8.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (4.42%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (2.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (2.01%) QlikView
5 5 (2.01%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (2.01%) MySQL
5 5 (2.01%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.20%) DB2
6 3 (1.20%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 3 (1.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (0.80%) SAP BW
8 1 (0.40%) Pentaho
8 1 (0.40%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.40%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.40%) Big Data
8 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.40%) Impala
Development Applications
1 16 (6.43%) Eclipse
2 5 (2.01%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.20%) Servoy
3 3 (1.20%) Subversion
4 2 (0.80%) JIRA
4 2 (0.80%) HP UFT
4 2 (0.80%) NUnit
4 2 (0.80%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.80%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.80%) TeamCity
4 2 (0.80%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.40%) Gradle
5 1 (0.40%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (0.40%) Selenium
5 1 (0.40%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (0.40%) Maven
General
1 89 (35.74%) Finance
2 54 (21.69%) Law
3 12 (4.82%) Marketing
4 11 (4.42%) Manufacturing
5 9 (3.61%) Telecoms
6 7 (2.81%) Banking
7 5 (2.01%) German Language
8 4 (1.61%) Retail
9 2 (0.80%) Billing
9 2 (0.80%) Advertising
9 2 (0.80%) Publishing
9 2 (0.80%) Italian Language
9 2 (0.80%) Spanish Language
9 2 (0.80%) French Language
9 2 (0.80%) Back Office
10 1 (0.40%) Electronics
10 1 (0.40%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.40%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 62 (24.90%) Developer
2 43 (17.27%) Analyst
3 21 (8.43%) Project Manager
4 14 (5.62%) Trainer
4 14 (5.62%) Administrator
5 13 (5.22%) Service Analyst
6 12 (4.82%) .NET Developer
7 11 (4.42%) Service Desk Analyst
7 11 (4.42%) Senior Manager
8 10 (4.02%) Systems Administrator
8 10 (4.02%) SQL Developer
8 10 (4.02%) Data Manager
8 10 (4.02%) Windows Administrator
8 10 (4.02%) Security Manager
8 10 (4.02%) Windows Systems Administrator
9 9 (3.61%) IT Trainer
10 7 (2.81%) Senior Project Manager
10 7 (2.81%) Case Management Developer
11 6 (2.41%) Report Analyst
11 6 (2.41%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (7.23%) .NET
2 16 (6.43%) HTML
3 14 (5.62%) ASP.NET
4 13 (5.22%) CSS
5 11 (4.42%) XML
5 11 (4.42%) HTML5
6 10 (4.02%) CSS3
7 6 (2.41%) Web Services
8 5 (2.01%) AngularJS
8 5 (2.01%) jQuery
9 4 (1.61%) React
10 3 (1.20%) REST
10 3 (1.20%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (1.20%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (1.20%) SOAP
11 2 (0.80%) RESTful
11 2 (0.80%) LINQ
11 2 (0.80%) Grails
11 2 (0.80%) .NET Framework
11 2 (0.80%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 36 (14.46%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (11.65%) Management Information System
3 15 (6.02%) Blackberry
4 8 (3.21%) Life Science
5 5 (2.01%) Social Media
6 4 (1.61%) Mathematics
6 4 (1.61%) Cybercrime
6 4 (1.61%) Animation
7 3 (1.20%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (1.20%) GIS
7 3 (1.20%) Data Centre
7 3 (1.20%) Data Structures
7 3 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.20%) FlexPod
8 2 (0.80%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.80%) iPad
8 2 (0.80%) Handset
8 2 (0.80%) Clustering
8 2 (0.80%) Data Extraction
8 2 (0.80%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 41 (16.47%) Windows
2 27 (10.84%) Windows 7
3 15 (6.02%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (4.82%) Windows 8
5 7 (2.81%) Windows XP
6 5 (2.01%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (1.20%) Linux
7 3 (1.20%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.80%) UNIX
8 2 (0.80%) Android
9 1 (0.40%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.40%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.40%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (26.51%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (16.47%) Business Intelligence
3 37 (14.86%) Continuous Improvement
4 30 (12.05%) ITIL
5 28 (11.24%) Project Management
6 26 (10.44%) Scrum
7 23 (9.24%) Risk Management
8 19 (7.63%) PRINCE2
8 19 (7.63%) Document Management
9 15 (6.02%) Information Security
9 15 (6.02%) System Testing
10 13 (5.22%) Stakeholder Management
10 13 (5.22%) Service Delivery
10 13 (5.22%) Change Management
11 12 (4.82%) Data Management
11 12 (4.82%) SDLC
12 11 (4.42%) Security Testing
13 10 (4.02%) Security Management
13 10 (4.02%) Workflow
13 10 (4.02%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 51 (20.48%) SQL
2 22 (8.84%) C#
3 20 (8.03%) JavaScript
4 8 (3.21%) T-SQL
5 7 (2.81%) Java
5 7 (2.81%) VBA
6 4 (1.61%) VBScript
7 3 (1.20%) PowerShell
8 2 (0.80%) Shell Script
8 2 (0.80%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.40%) PHP
9 1 (0.40%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.40%) Ruby
9 1 (0.40%) Python
9 1 (0.40%) Scala
9 1 (0.40%) C
Qualifications
1 49 (19.68%) Degree
2 26 (10.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (6.43%) MCSA
4 14 (5.62%) MCSE
5 10 (4.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (2.41%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (2.41%) PMP
6 6 (2.41%) PMI Certification
6 6 (2.41%) CCNA
7 5 (2.01%) ISEB
7 5 (2.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 5 (2.01%) CCNP
7 5 (2.01%) MCITP
8 4 (1.61%) MCDST
9 3 (1.20%) MCTS
9 3 (1.20%) MOS
9 3 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 3 (1.20%) Security Cleared
9 3 (1.20%) CGEIT
10 2 (0.80%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.22%) QA
2 9 (3.61%) SLA
2 9 (3.61%) COBIT
3 7 (2.81%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 23 (9.24%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.61%) Hyper-V
3 4 (1.61%) Terminal Server
4 3 (1.20%) XenApp
4 3 (1.20%) XenDesktop
4 3 (1.20%) vSphere
5 2 (0.80%) Docker
6 1 (0.40%) Xen
6 1 (0.40%) NFS
Systems Management
1 6 (2.41%) SCCM
2 4 (1.61%) SCOM
3 3 (1.20%) WSUS
4 2 (0.80%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.80%) Puppet
5 1 (0.40%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.40%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.40%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (0.40%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.40%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 63 (25.30%) Microsoft
2 20 (8.03%) Citrix
3 15 (6.02%) VMware
4 10 (4.02%) Interwoven
5 6 (2.41%) HP
5 6 (2.41%) Computacenter
6 5 (2.01%) SAP
6 5 (2.01%) Cisco
7 4 (1.61%) Avaya
7 4 (1.61%) Teradata
7 4 (1.61%) LexisNexis
8 3 (1.20%) Meraki
8 3 (1.20%) ServiceNow
8 3 (1.20%) Riverbed
8 3 (1.20%) IBM
8 3 (1.20%) Adobe
8 3 (1.20%) NetApp
9 2 (0.80%) Ariba
9 2 (0.80%) Tableau
9 2 (0.80%) Verint
Lancashire
NES IT
Salary: £50k - 55k per annum, Benefits: 30% bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Blue Octopus Recruitment LLP
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester
Streamline Connections
Salary: £4000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leigh, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Vertical IT
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + car, bonus, gym, certifications
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Training and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £48000.00 per annum + 30% bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Yodel
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £48000.00 per annum + 30% bonus and benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Blackburn
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Wallasey, Merseyside
The Thomas Higgins Partnership
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester
Venturi
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + attractive benefits + bonus
Posted: 20 days ago
Manchester
Williams and Glyn
Posted: 24 days ago
Manchester
Williams and Glyn
Posted: 24 days ago
Manchester
Williams and Glyn
Posted: 24 days ago
Manchester
Williams and Glyn
Posted: 24 days ago