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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Legal
Rank 152 141 162
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +21
Permanent jobs citing Legal 101 105 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.37% 1.55% 1.47%
As % of the General category 3.35% 4.68% 4.36%
Number of salaries quoted 87 94 103
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £57,500
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 West region.

General Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
3015 2245 2686
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 40.93% 33.05% 33.68%
Number of salaries quoted 2559 1821 2356
Average salary £41,500 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.21% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 19 December 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 19 December 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 -19 57 £27,500 -21.42% 13
Cheshire +2 26 £49,250 +78.44% 3
Merseyside +11 14 £27,500 +3.77% 3
Lancashire -6 3 £42,500 +21.42% 2
Legal
England

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (31.39%) Law
2 66 (29.60%) Finance
3 58 (26.01%) Microsoft
4 48 (21.52%) Windows
4 48 (21.52%) SQL
5 45 (20.18%) MS Excel
6 40 (17.94%) ITIL
7 38 (17.04%) Stakeholder Management
8 35 (15.70%) MS Office
9 32 (14.35%) Project Management
10 31 (13.90%) Degree
11 30 (13.45%) Agile Software Development
12 29 (13.00%) .NET
13 26 (11.66%) C#
14 25 (11.21%) HTML
15 22 (9.87%) SQL Server
15 22 (9.87%) Visualfiles
16 21 (9.42%) Active Directory
17 20 (8.97%) Windows 7
17 20 (8.97%) JavaScript
18 19 (8.52%) SharePoint
19 17 (7.62%) Analytical Skills
19 17 (7.62%) Marketing
20 15 (6.73%) Citrix
20 15 (6.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 15 (6.73%) Supplier Management
20 15 (6.73%) Project Planning
21 14 (6.28%) PRINCE2
21 14 (6.28%) VMware
21 14 (6.28%) Management Information System

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 19 (8.52%) SharePoint
2 13 (5.83%) MS Exchange
2 13 (5.83%) IIS
3 7 (3.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (2.69%) CMS
5 5 (2.24%) SAS
6 4 (1.79%) JBoss
7 3 (1.35%) Tomcat
7 3 (1.35%) Lync
7 3 (1.35%) Jetty
7 3 (1.35%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.90%) MS Project Server
9 1 (0.45%) WorkSite
9 1 (0.45%) WordPress
9 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.45%) Apache
9 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 45 (20.18%) MS Excel
2 35 (15.70%) MS Office
3 7 (3.14%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (2.24%) MS Visio
5 4 (1.79%) MS Project
5 4 (1.79%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.45%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 22 (9.87%) Visualfiles
2 6 (2.69%) SAP FI
2 6 (2.69%) SAP FI/CO
2 6 (2.69%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.69%) WAN
1 6 (2.69%) VPN
2 4 (1.79%) LAN
2 4 (1.79%) Extranet
3 3 (1.35%) MPLS
3 3 (1.35%) Firewall
3 3 (1.35%) VoIP
3 3 (1.35%) DHCP
3 3 (1.35%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.35%) DNS
3 3 (1.35%) Intranet
3 3 (1.35%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (0.45%) SAN
4 1 (0.45%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (9.87%) SQL Server
2 15 (6.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (5.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (4.93%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (3.14%) MySQL
5 7 (3.14%) Hadoop
5 7 (3.14%) Relational Database
6 5 (2.24%) Big Data
6 5 (2.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (1.79%) WhereScape RED
7 4 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.90%) QlikView
10 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (0.45%) DTS
10 1 (0.45%) Informix
Development Applications
1 4 (1.79%) Eclipse
1 4 (1.79%) Selenium
1 4 (1.79%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.35%) Maven
3 2 (0.90%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.45%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (0.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 70 (31.39%) Law
2 66 (29.60%) Finance
3 17 (7.62%) Marketing
4 9 (4.04%) Manufacturing
5 7 (3.14%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.24%) Banking
7 4 (1.79%) Retail
7 4 (1.79%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.90%) Games
9 1 (0.45%) Advertising
9 1 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.45%) Automotive
9 1 (0.45%) Billing
9 1 (0.45%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 57 (25.56%) Developer
2 45 (20.18%) Analyst
3 16 (7.17%) Project Manager
4 15 (6.73%) Team Leader
5 14 (6.28%) Support Analyst
5 14 (6.28%) Case Management Developer
6 13 (5.83%) Business Analyst
7 11 (4.93%) Senior Analyst
8 10 (4.48%) IT Support
9 9 (4.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 8 (3.59%) Programme Manager
10 8 (3.59%) Service Desk Team Leader
10 8 (3.59%) PHP Developer
11 7 (3.14%) Web Developer
11 7 (3.14%) Senior Business Analyst
11 7 (3.14%) .NET Developer
11 7 (3.14%) IT Support Analyst
12 6 (2.69%) IT Project Manager
12 6 (2.69%) Technical Team Leader
12 6 (2.69%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (13.00%) .NET
2 25 (11.21%) HTML
3 12 (5.38%) CSS
4 10 (4.48%) XML
4 10 (4.48%) jQuery
5 8 (3.59%) HTML5
6 7 (3.14%) ASP.NET
7 5 (2.24%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 4 (1.79%) MDX
8 4 (1.79%) CSS3
9 3 (1.35%) Spring MVC
9 3 (1.35%) Hibernate
9 3 (1.35%) Spring
9 3 (1.35%) Web Services
10 1 (0.45%) XSLT
10 1 (0.45%) Flash
10 1 (0.45%) COM
10 1 (0.45%) J2EE
10 1 (0.45%) Ajax
10 1 (0.45%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 17 (7.62%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (6.28%) Management Information System
3 8 (3.59%) Computer Science
4 7 (3.14%) Statistics
5 6 (2.69%) Mathematics
5 6 (2.69%) Economics
6 5 (2.24%) Artificial Intelligence
6 5 (2.24%) Physics
6 5 (2.24%) User Experience
6 5 (2.24%) Credit Risk
6 5 (2.24%) Data Extraction
7 4 (1.79%) Social Media
8 3 (1.35%) Clustering
9 2 (0.90%) Tandem
9 2 (0.90%) Cryptography
9 2 (0.90%) PKI
9 2 (0.90%) EqualLogic
9 2 (0.90%) Algorithms
9 2 (0.90%) Mainframe
9 2 (0.90%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 48 (21.52%) Windows
2 20 (8.97%) Windows 7
3 7 (3.14%) Windows 8
4 5 (2.24%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (1.79%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.35%) Android
6 3 (1.35%) Linux
6 3 (1.35%) Windows XP
7 2 (0.90%) UNIX
8 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.45%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (17.94%) ITIL
2 38 (17.04%) Stakeholder Management
3 32 (14.35%) Project Management
4 30 (13.45%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (6.73%) Supplier Management
5 15 (6.73%) Project Planning
6 14 (6.28%) PRINCE2
7 13 (5.83%) Workflow
8 11 (4.93%) Service Delivery
8 11 (4.93%) Business Intelligence
8 11 (4.93%) Software Engineering
9 10 (4.48%) Business Analysis
9 10 (4.48%) Business Continuity
9 10 (4.48%) Document Management
9 10 (4.48%) Validation
9 10 (4.48%) Time Management
9 10 (4.48%) Portfolio Management
10 9 (4.04%) Security Testing
10 9 (4.04%) Resource Management
11 8 (3.59%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 48 (21.52%) SQL
2 26 (11.66%) C#
3 20 (8.97%) JavaScript
4 13 (5.83%) T-SQL
5 12 (5.38%) Java
6 10 (4.48%) VB.NET
7 9 (4.04%) PHP
8 3 (1.35%) VBA
9 2 (0.90%) VB
10 1 (0.45%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 31 (13.90%) Degree
2 11 (4.93%) ITIL Certification
3 10 (4.48%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (4.48%) Security Cleared
4 6 (2.69%) A+ Certification
4 6 (2.69%) MOS
4 6 (2.69%) MCDST
4 6 (2.69%) CCA
5 5 (2.24%) PhD
5 5 (2.24%) MCP
5 5 (2.24%) MCITP
6 4 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (1.79%) SC Cleared
7 3 (1.35%) ISEB
8 2 (0.90%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 1 (0.45%) CISSP
9 1 (0.45%) MCSD
9 1 (0.45%) MCSE
9 1 (0.45%) MCT
9 1 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.48%) SLA
2 5 (2.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.79%) QA
4 2 (0.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.45%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.45%) BS7799
System Software
1 21 (9.42%) Active Directory
2 8 (3.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (3.59%) Hyper-V
3 6 (2.69%) vSphere
4 3 (1.35%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (1.35%) XenApp
4 3 (1.35%) Firmware
5 1 (0.45%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (1.35%) WSUS
1 3 (1.35%) Puppet
2 1 (0.45%) SCCM
2 1 (0.45%) SCOM
Vendors
1 58 (26.01%) Microsoft
2 15 (6.73%) Citrix
3 14 (6.28%) VMware
4 7 (3.14%) SAP
4 7 (3.14%) Cisco
5 6 (2.69%) HP
6 5 (2.24%) Informatica
6 5 (2.24%) Open Text
6 5 (2.24%) Ab Initio
6 5 (2.24%) Teradata
7 4 (1.79%) NetApp
7 4 (1.79%) LexisNexis
8 3 (1.35%) Dell
9 2 (0.90%) IBM
9 2 (0.90%) Mitel
9 2 (0.90%) Fortinet
9 2 (0.90%) Interwoven
10 1 (0.45%) ServiceNow
10 1 (0.45%) Sage
10 1 (0.45%) Salesforce.com
Cheshire
Salt
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + 5K Car Allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Streamline Connections
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Lancashire
Vertical IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £200,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £200,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + car, bonus, gym, certifications
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Chester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £22000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
UK - London, Manchester, Preston, Bristol
Guru Careers
Salary: £35 - 45k (DOE) + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 19 days ago
Liverpool
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £50000 - £53500 per annum + Benifits
Posted: 25 days ago