The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in IT jobs advertised for the Reading 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 113 99 68
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -31
Permanent jobs citing Legal 25 42 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.12% 1.68% 3.16%
As % of the General category 2.92% 3.97% 7.73%
Number of salaries quoted 9 20 61
Average salary £60,000 £49,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.44% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £33,550 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £65,250 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
Legal
Berkshire

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

General Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
855 1058 931
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 38.24% 42.34% 40.87%
Number of salaries quoted 591 633 644
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Legal
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Legal Salary Trend in Reading

Legal
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Legal across the Reading region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Legal Salary Histogram in Reading

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 26 (43.33%) Finance
2 23 (38.33%) SQL Server
3 22 (36.67%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (31.67%) IIS
5 18 (30.00%) Windows
6 17 (28.33%) .NET
7 16 (26.67%) Java
7 16 (26.67%) JavaScript
7 16 (26.67%) Linux
7 16 (26.67%) Project Management
8 15 (25.00%) ASP.NET
8 15 (25.00%) C#
9 14 (23.33%) SQL
9 14 (23.33%) VB.NET
9 14 (23.33%) MVC
9 14 (23.33%) Telecoms
10 13 (21.67%) Management Information System
10 13 (21.67%) Manufacturing
10 13 (21.67%) .NET Framework
10 13 (21.67%) Degree
10 13 (21.67%) jQuery
11 12 (20.00%) JSON
11 12 (20.00%) CodeIgniter
11 12 (20.00%) CakePHP
11 12 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
11 12 (20.00%) BDD
11 12 (20.00%) MongoDB
11 12 (20.00%) NoSQL
11 12 (20.00%) Backbone.js
11 12 (20.00%) REST

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 (31.67%) IIS
2 12 (20.00%) Apache
3 7 (11.67%) SharePoint
4 3 (5.00%) WebSphere
4 3 (5.00%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.67%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2000
5 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 9 (15.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (11.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.67%) JDE EnterpriseOne
Cloud Services
1 9 (15.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (13.33%) TCP/IP
2 7 (11.67%) DNS
2 7 (11.67%) SAN
2 7 (11.67%) NAS
2 7 (11.67%) DHCP
3 1 (1.67%) tcpdump
3 1 (1.67%) ATM
3 1 (1.67%) SDH
3 1 (1.67%) DWDM
3 1 (1.67%) MPLS
3 1 (1.67%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (1.67%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (38.33%) SQL Server
2 12 (20.00%) MySQL
2 12 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
2 12 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 12 (20.00%) NoSQL
3 7 (11.67%) Oracle Database
3 7 (11.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 7 (11.67%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (5.00%) Big Data
5 2 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 26 (43.33%) Finance
2 14 (23.33%) Telecoms
3 13 (21.67%) Manufacturing
4 11 (18.33%) Retail
5 8 (13.33%) Billing
5 8 (13.33%) Law
6 6 (10.00%) Banking
7 2 (3.33%) Local Government
8 1 (1.67%) French Language
8 1 (1.67%) German Language
8 1 (1.67%) General Ledger
8 1 (1.67%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 18 (30.00%) Developer
2 12 (20.00%) Software Developer
3 9 (15.00%) Architect
4 8 (13.33%) Senior Developer
4 8 (13.33%) Senior Software Developer
5 7 (11.67%) Technical Architect
6 4 (6.67%) Project Manager
7 3 (5.00%) Consultant
7 3 (5.00%) Lead Developer
7 3 (5.00%) Java Developer
7 3 (5.00%) .NET Developer
7 3 (5.00%) Lead Java Developer
7 3 (5.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 3 (5.00%) Senior Manager
8 2 (3.33%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (3.33%) Security Manager
8 2 (3.33%) C# Developer
8 2 (3.33%) Commercial Manager
8 2 (3.33%) Account Manager
9 1 (1.67%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (28.33%) .NET
2 15 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 13 (21.67%) .NET Framework
3 13 (21.67%) jQuery
4 12 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 12 (20.00%) REST
4 12 (20.00%) Backbone.js
4 12 (20.00%) Ember.js
4 12 (20.00%) AngularJS
4 12 (20.00%) Express
4 12 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
4 12 (20.00%) JSON
4 12 (20.00%) CodeIgniter
4 12 (20.00%) CakePHP
5 7 (11.67%) Software Packaging
6 3 (5.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 3 (5.00%) Java SE
6 3 (5.00%) Java EE
6 3 (5.00%) Hibernate
6 3 (5.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 22 (36.67%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (21.67%) Management Information System
3 9 (15.00%) Data Centre
4 7 (11.67%) N-Tier
4 7 (11.67%) Clustering
5 3 (5.00%) Economics
6 2 (3.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (3.33%) Mobile App
6 2 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.67%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.67%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.67%) Smart Meter
7 1 (1.67%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.67%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 18 (30.00%) Windows
2 16 (26.67%) Linux
3 9 (15.00%) Mac OS X
4 7 (11.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (11.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (11.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.67%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (26.67%) Project Management
2 14 (23.33%) MVC
3 12 (20.00%) TDD
3 12 (20.00%) BDD
4 11 (18.33%) Business Development
4 11 (18.33%) ITIL
5 8 (13.33%) Project Planning
6 7 (11.67%) Load Balancing
6 7 (11.67%) TOGAF
6 7 (11.67%) DoDAF
6 7 (11.67%) SABSA
6 7 (11.67%) SOA
6 7 (11.67%) Validation
6 7 (11.67%) Migration
7 6 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (10.00%) CRM
8 4 (6.67%) PRINCE2
8 4 (6.67%) OO
8 4 (6.67%) Information Security
8 4 (6.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 16 (26.67%) Java
1 16 (26.67%) JavaScript
2 15 (25.00%) C#
3 14 (23.33%) VB.NET
3 14 (23.33%) SQL
4 12 (20.00%) C
4 12 (20.00%) Python
4 12 (20.00%) Objective-C
4 12 (20.00%) Ruby
4 12 (20.00%) C++
4 12 (20.00%) PHP
5 1 (1.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (21.67%) Degree
2 7 (11.67%) MCITP
2 7 (11.67%) MCSE
2 7 (11.67%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
2 7 (11.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 7 (11.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (6.67%) PMP
3 4 (6.67%) PMI Certification
4 2 (3.33%) CISA
4 2 (3.33%) CISSP
4 2 (3.33%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.33%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.67%) ISACA
5 1 (1.67%) ISSEP
5 1 (1.67%) ICAEW
5 1 (1.67%) CITP
5 1 (1.67%) CISM
5 1 (1.67%) CIMA
5 1 (1.67%) MBA
5 1 (1.67%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.67%) COBIT
2 5 (8.33%) ISO 14001
3 4 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (6.67%) PCI DSS
4 2 (3.33%) Data Quality
4 2 (3.33%) ISO 9001
4 2 (3.33%) SLA
5 1 (1.67%) QA
5 1 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 8 (13.33%) Active Directory
1 8 (13.33%) Terminal Services
1 8 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (11.67%) Hyper-V
2 7 (11.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 7 (11.67%) vSphere
2 7 (11.67%) vCloud
3 1 (1.67%) XenApp
3 1 (1.67%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.67%) Snort
Systems Management
1 7 (11.67%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 1 (1.67%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 9 (15.00%) Oracle
1 9 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (13.33%) VMware
3 7 (11.67%) HP
3 7 (11.67%) Cisco
3 7 (11.67%) Juniper
3 7 (11.67%) Veritas
3 7 (11.67%) Red Hat
4 3 (5.00%) IBM
5 2 (3.33%) Computacenter
6 1 (1.67%) Huawei
6 1 (1.67%) Splunk
6 1 (1.67%) ArcSight
6 1 (1.67%) Citrix
6 1 (1.67%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.67%) Symantec
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