The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Legal
Rank 55 47 48
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +1
Permanent jobs citing Legal 15 26 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 2.04% 3.88% 0.81%
As % of the General category 4.75% 10.53% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 3 24 3
Average salary £50,000 £36,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.98% -18.88%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
Legal
Northamptonshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northampton region.

General Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
316 247 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 43.05% 36.87% 33.06%
Number of salaries quoted 277 236 112
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,525 £29,408
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Legal
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Legal Salary Trend in Northampton

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 34 (72.34%) Finance
2 9 (19.15%) Google
2 9 (19.15%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (17.02%) .NET
4 6 (12.77%) Project Management
5 5 (10.64%) Microsoft
5 5 (10.64%) ETL
5 5 (10.64%) SQL Server
5 5 (10.64%) C#
5 5 (10.64%) Java
5 5 (10.64%) SQL
5 5 (10.64%) SharePoint
5 5 (10.64%) VB.NET
5 5 (10.64%) Law
5 5 (10.64%) Teradata
5 5 (10.64%) Visualfiles
5 5 (10.64%) Talend Open Studio
5 5 (10.64%) Pentaho
5 5 (10.64%) Scala
5 5 (10.64%) Hadoop
5 5 (10.64%) Demand Management
5 5 (10.64%) Big Data
5 5 (10.64%) Talend
5 5 (10.64%) Open Source
5 5 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (10.64%) Impala
6 4 (8.51%) SDLC
6 4 (8.51%) Document Management
6 4 (8.51%) Software Engineering
6 4 (8.51%) Risk Management

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 5 (10.64%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.38%) SAS
3 1 (2.13%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (10.64%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.38%) VoIP
1 3 (6.38%) WAN
1 3 (6.38%) DHCP
1 3 (6.38%) TCP/IP
1 3 (6.38%) DNS
1 3 (6.38%) LAN
1 3 (6.38%) Firewall
2 2 (4.26%) Wireless
2 2 (4.26%) HSRP
2 2 (4.26%) Spanning Tree
2 2 (4.26%) SAN
2 2 (4.26%) OSPF
2 2 (4.26%) BGP
3 1 (2.13%) NAS
3 1 (2.13%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.64%) SQL Server
1 5 (10.64%) Pentaho
1 5 (10.64%) Hadoop
1 5 (10.64%) Big Data
1 5 (10.64%) Impala
2 2 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.13%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (10.64%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (2.13%) Hudson
General
1 34 (72.34%) Finance
2 5 (10.64%) Law
3 3 (6.38%) Retail
4 2 (4.26%) Games
5 1 (2.13%) Banking
5 1 (2.13%) Marketing
5 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (53.19%) Buyer
2 24 (51.06%) IT Buyer
3 7 (14.89%) Developer
4 5 (10.64%) Designer
5 3 (6.38%) Head of Development
6 2 (4.26%) AWS Developer
6 2 (4.26%) Service Manager
6 2 (4.26%) Senior Designer
6 2 (4.26%) Network Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Senior Developer
6 2 (4.26%) Senior Network Engineer
7 1 (2.13%) Systems Developer
7 1 (2.13%) Junior Developer
7 1 (2.13%) Technical Manager
7 1 (2.13%) Delivery Manager
7 1 (2.13%) Senior Systems Developer
7 1 (2.13%) Technical Services Manager
7 1 (2.13%) Functional Analyst
7 1 (2.13%) Senior Services Delivery Manager
7 1 (2.13%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.02%) .NET
2 3 (6.38%) ISPF
3 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.13%) CSS
4 1 (2.13%) XSLT
4 1 (2.13%) Middleware
4 1 (2.13%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (19.15%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (12.77%) Project Management
3 5 (10.64%) ETL
3 5 (10.64%) Open Source
3 5 (10.64%) Demand Management
4 4 (8.51%) SDLC
4 4 (8.51%) Change Management
4 4 (8.51%) Risk Management
4 4 (8.51%) Document Management
4 4 (8.51%) Software Engineering
5 3 (6.38%) E-Commerce
5 3 (6.38%) Mentoring
6 2 (4.26%) Patch Management
6 2 (4.26%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.13%) Benchmarking
7 1 (2.13%) ITIL
7 1 (2.13%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.13%) CRM
7 1 (2.13%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (2.13%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.64%) C#
1 5 (10.64%) Java
1 5 (10.64%) SQL
1 5 (10.64%) VB.NET
1 5 (10.64%) Scala
2 1 (2.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (6.38%) Degree
2 1 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.13%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.13%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (6.38%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (19.15%) Google
2 5 (10.64%) Talend
2 5 (10.64%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.64%) Teradata
3 3 (6.38%) Cloudera
4 2 (4.26%) Informatica
4 2 (4.26%) Ab Initio
5 1 (2.13%) SAP