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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Legal
Rank 119 139 138
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -1
Permanent jobs citing Legal 140 116 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.13% 1.63% 1.50%
As % of the General category 5.54% 4.06% 3.91%
Number of salaries quoted 117 105 95
Average salary £37,000 £33,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.12% -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,300 £25,400 £23,300
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+14.66% -11.76%
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
2529 2858 2812
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 38.52% 40.16% 38.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1948 2182 2285
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,650 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £63,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 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 28 July 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 +25 93 £35,000 +7.69% 16
Merseyside +9 23 £35,000 -2.09% 3
Cheshire +3 16 £50,000 -9.09% 7
Cumbria -3 1 - -
Lancashire -13 1 £30,000 +20.00% 1
Legal
England

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 73 (30.93%) Finance
2 56 (23.73%) Microsoft
3 51 (21.61%) Agile Software Development
4 47 (19.92%) Degree
5 46 (19.49%) SQL
5 46 (19.49%) Law
6 44 (18.64%) MS Office
7 43 (18.22%) Windows
8 41 (17.37%) SQL Server
8 41 (17.37%) MS Excel
9 38 (16.10%) Analytical Skills
10 36 (15.25%) Business Intelligence
11 35 (14.83%) ITIL
12 30 (12.71%) Microsoft Certification
12 30 (12.71%) Continuous Improvement
13 29 (12.29%) Project Management
14 26 (11.02%) Windows 7
15 24 (10.17%) Scrum
16 19 (8.05%) Management Information System
17 18 (7.63%) Risk Management
17 18 (7.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 17 (7.20%) Active Directory
19 16 (6.78%) MS Exchange
19 16 (6.78%) Document Management
20 15 (6.36%) Information Security
20 15 (6.36%) VMware
20 15 (6.36%) JavaScript
20 15 (6.36%) Visualfiles
20 15 (6.36%) Marketing
20 15 (6.36%) QA

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 16 (6.78%) MS Exchange
2 15 (6.36%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (4.66%) SharePoint
4 5 (2.12%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (1.69%) CMS
5 4 (1.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (1.69%) SAS
5 4 (1.69%) Lync
6 2 (0.85%) OpenEdge
6 2 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.85%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (0.85%) WorkSite
7 1 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.42%) WordPress
7 1 (0.42%) Node.js
7 1 (0.42%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.42%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.42%) IIS
Applications
1 44 (18.64%) MS Office
2 41 (17.37%) MS Excel
3 11 (4.66%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (2.97%) MS Visio
4 7 (2.97%) Acrobat
5 6 (2.54%) Photoshop
6 3 (1.27%) MS Project
6 3 (1.27%) RoboHelp
7 1 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.42%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (0.42%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.42%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 15 (6.36%) Visualfiles
2 1 (0.42%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.42%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (0.42%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.42%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.42%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.85%) Office 365
1 2 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (0.85%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.42%) Taleo
2 1 (0.42%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.42%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.66%) Firewall
2 10 (4.24%) HTTP
3 9 (3.81%) Internet
4 8 (3.39%) VPN
4 8 (3.39%) WAN
4 8 (3.39%) Network Security
5 7 (2.97%) DHCP
5 7 (2.97%) DNS
6 6 (2.54%) MPLS
7 5 (2.12%) LAN
7 5 (2.12%) VoIP
8 4 (1.69%) SAN
8 4 (1.69%) VLAN
8 4 (1.69%) iSCSI
9 3 (1.27%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (1.27%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (1.27%) FCoE
9 3 (1.27%) Cisco ISE
9 3 (1.27%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (1.27%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (17.37%) SQL Server
2 18 (7.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (4.66%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (2.97%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (2.54%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (2.12%) QlikView
7 4 (1.69%) MySQL
8 3 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (1.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (1.27%) DB2
9 2 (0.85%) Data Mart
9 2 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.42%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.42%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.42%) Pentaho
10 1 (0.42%) Impala
10 1 (0.42%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.42%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 12 (5.08%) Eclipse
2 5 (2.12%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.27%) Selenium
3 3 (1.27%) Servoy
3 3 (1.27%) HP UFT
3 3 (1.27%) Subversion
4 1 (0.42%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.42%) Maven
4 1 (0.42%) Gradle
4 1 (0.42%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.42%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (0.42%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.42%) Xcode
General
1 73 (30.93%) Finance
2 46 (19.49%) Law
3 15 (6.36%) Marketing
4 11 (4.66%) Telecoms
5 10 (4.24%) Manufacturing
6 7 (2.97%) Banking
7 3 (1.27%) German Language
7 3 (1.27%) Retail
8 2 (0.85%) Advertising
8 2 (0.85%) Billing
8 2 (0.85%) Italian Language
8 2 (0.85%) Spanish Language
8 2 (0.85%) French Language
9 1 (0.42%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.42%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.42%) Games
9 1 (0.42%) Electronics
9 1 (0.42%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 50 (21.19%) Developer
2 43 (18.22%) Analyst
3 17 (7.20%) Project Manager
4 15 (6.36%) Trainer
5 14 (5.93%) Administrator
6 11 (4.66%) Security Manager
7 10 (4.24%) Service Analyst
7 10 (4.24%) Windows Administrator
7 10 (4.24%) IT Trainer
7 10 (4.24%) Systems Administrator
7 10 (4.24%) Windows Systems Administrator
8 9 (3.81%) Team Leader
8 9 (3.81%) .NET Developer
8 9 (3.81%) Senior Manager
9 8 (3.39%) Security Analyst
9 8 (3.39%) Information Analyst
9 8 (3.39%) Data Manager
9 8 (3.39%) Information Security Analyst
10 7 (2.97%) IT Security Manager
10 7 (2.97%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (5.93%) HTML
2 12 (5.08%) .NET
3 11 (4.66%) CSS
4 10 (4.24%) ASP.NET
4 10 (4.24%) XML
5 9 (3.81%) CSS3
5 9 (3.81%) HTML5
6 4 (1.69%) Web Services
7 3 (1.27%) .NET Framework
8 2 (0.85%) React
8 2 (0.85%) AngularJS
8 2 (0.85%) RESTful
8 2 (0.85%) JSON
8 2 (0.85%) Grails
8 2 (0.85%) jQuery
9 1 (0.42%) WPF
9 1 (0.42%) WF
9 1 (0.42%) REST
9 1 (0.42%) WebSockets
9 1 (0.42%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 38 (16.10%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (8.05%) Management Information System
3 8 (3.39%) Blackberry
3 8 (3.39%) Social Media
3 8 (3.39%) Life Science
4 6 (2.54%) Mathematics
5 5 (2.12%) Mobile App
6 4 (1.69%) iPad
6 4 (1.69%) Animation
6 4 (1.69%) iPhone
7 3 (1.27%) FlexPod
7 3 (1.27%) GIS
7 3 (1.27%) Data Structures
7 3 (1.27%) Data Centre
8 2 (0.85%) Clustering
8 2 (0.85%) Visualisation
8 2 (0.85%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (0.85%) FMCG
8 2 (0.85%) Data Extraction
9 1 (0.42%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 43 (18.22%) Windows
2 26 (11.02%) Windows 7
3 15 (6.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (5.08%) Windows 8
5 6 (2.54%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (1.69%) Windows XP
6 4 (1.69%) Apple iOS
7 3 (1.27%) Android
8 2 (0.85%) Linux
8 2 (0.85%) UNIX
9 1 (0.42%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.42%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.42%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (21.61%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (15.25%) Business Intelligence
3 35 (14.83%) ITIL
4 30 (12.71%) Continuous Improvement
5 29 (12.29%) Project Management
6 24 (10.17%) Scrum
7 18 (7.63%) Risk Management
8 16 (6.78%) Document Management
9 15 (6.36%) Information Security
10 14 (5.93%) CRM
10 14 (5.93%) PRINCE2
11 12 (5.08%) Data Management
11 12 (5.08%) Security Testing
12 11 (4.66%) System Testing
12 11 (4.66%) Change Management
12 11 (4.66%) Security Management
13 10 (4.24%) Stakeholder Management
13 10 (4.24%) Workflow
13 10 (4.24%) Content Management
13 10 (4.24%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 46 (19.49%) SQL
2 15 (6.36%) JavaScript
3 14 (5.93%) C#
4 5 (2.12%) VBA
4 5 (2.12%) Java
5 4 (1.69%) T-SQL
6 2 (0.85%) VBScript
6 2 (0.85%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.42%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.42%) Ruby
7 1 (0.42%) Scala
7 1 (0.42%) Python
7 1 (0.42%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.42%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 47 (19.92%) Degree
2 30 (12.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (5.93%) MCSE
3 14 (5.93%) MCSA
4 10 (4.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 10 (4.24%) MCDST
4 10 (4.24%) MCITP
5 7 (2.97%) Security Cleared
5 7 (2.97%) MOS
6 6 (2.54%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (2.54%) CCNA
7 5 (2.12%) ISEB
7 5 (2.12%) CCNP
7 5 (2.12%) PMP
7 5 (2.12%) PMI Certification
8 4 (1.69%) CISSP
8 4 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (1.69%) A+ Certification
9 3 (1.27%) CGEIT
9 3 (1.27%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.36%) QA
2 12 (5.08%) COBIT
3 7 (2.97%) SLA
4 3 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.27%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.42%) MiFID
5 1 (0.42%) EMIR
5 1 (0.42%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 17 (7.20%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.54%) Hyper-V
3 5 (2.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.12%) XenApp
4 3 (1.27%) XenDesktop
4 3 (1.27%) vSphere
5 2 (0.85%) Docker
6 1 (0.42%) Xen
6 1 (0.42%) NFS
6 1 (0.42%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 4 (1.69%) SCCM
1 4 (1.69%) SCOM
2 3 (1.27%) WSUS
3 2 (0.85%) Puppet
4 1 (0.42%) Zenoss
4 1 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.42%) SCOrch
4 1 (0.42%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.42%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 56 (23.73%) Microsoft
2 15 (6.36%) VMware
3 11 (4.66%) Citrix
4 7 (2.97%) HP
4 7 (2.97%) Interwoven
4 7 (2.97%) Teradata
5 5 (2.12%) Cisco
5 5 (2.12%) Computacenter
6 4 (1.69%) Avaya
6 4 (1.69%) Adobe
6 4 (1.69%) ServiceNow
6 4 (1.69%) LexisNexis
7 3 (1.27%) Google
7 3 (1.27%) Riverbed
7 3 (1.27%) Meraki
7 3 (1.27%) SAP
7 3 (1.27%) Oracle
7 3 (1.27%) IBM
7 3 (1.27%) NetApp
8 2 (0.85%) Mitel
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