The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Legal
Rank 90 126 113
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -13
Permanent jobs citing Legal 82 31 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.26% 1.00% 1.38%
As % of the General category 4.90% 2.25% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 50 17 36
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% -8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,450 £30,600 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £45,000 £57,604
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +13.33%
Legal
UK

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

General Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1674 1379 1322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 46.14% 44.58% 41.49%
Number of salaries quoted 998 860 868
Average salary £42,500 £46,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.60% +6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Legal
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Legal Salary Trend in Scotland

Legal
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Legal across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Legal Salary Histogram in Scotland

Legal
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Legal within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
Glasgow +42 56 £40,000 -2.43% 7
Edinburgh -5 15 £41,000 +36.66% 7
Stirling -17 11 £48,000 +54.83%
Legal
UK

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 75 (55.15%) Law
2 41 (30.15%) SQL
3 40 (29.41%) MS Office
4 39 (28.68%) ITIL
4 39 (28.68%) .NET
5 38 (27.94%) HTML
5 38 (27.94%) JavaScript
5 38 (27.94%) Windows
6 37 (27.21%) ASP.NET
6 37 (27.21%) C#
6 37 (27.21%) MS Excel
7 35 (25.74%) CSS
7 35 (25.74%) jQuery
8 34 (25.00%) SharePoint
9 33 (24.26%) Document Management
10 32 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
11 30 (22.06%) WorkSite
11 30 (22.06%) MS PowerPoint
11 30 (22.06%) Finance
11 30 (22.06%) Windows 7
12 29 (21.32%) Active Directory
13 28 (20.59%) Visual Studio
13 28 (20.59%) Ajax
13 28 (20.59%) Software Engineering
14 27 (19.85%) RAD
15 26 (19.12%) Unit Testing
16 25 (18.38%) LINQ
16 25 (18.38%) Systems Analysis
16 25 (18.38%) VBScript
16 25 (18.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 34 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 30 (22.06%) WorkSite
3 10 (7.35%) IIS
4 7 (5.15%) SharePoint 2010
4 7 (5.15%) SharePoint 2013
5 6 (4.41%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (4.41%) MS Exchange
6 3 (2.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (2.21%) FileNet
6 3 (2.21%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (2.21%) WebSphere
6 3 (2.21%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (1.47%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (1.47%) Oracle Coherence
7 2 (1.47%) Jetty
7 2 (1.47%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.74%) SAS
8 1 (0.74%) TIBCO EMS
8 1 (0.74%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.74%) Alfresco
Applications
1 40 (29.41%) MS Office
2 37 (27.21%) MS Excel
3 30 (22.06%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (5.15%) InfoPath
5 3 (2.21%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.74%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.47%) Endur
1 2 (1.47%) Visualfiles
2 1 (0.74%) Loan IQ
2 1 (0.74%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.74%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 12 (8.82%) TCP/IP
2 10 (7.35%) Firewall
3 9 (6.62%) Wireless
3 9 (6.62%) VPN
3 9 (6.62%) Network Security
4 7 (5.15%) Intranet
5 3 (2.21%) DNS
5 3 (2.21%) DHCP
6 1 (0.74%) LAN
6 1 (0.74%) WAN
6 1 (0.74%) Internet
6 1 (0.74%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.09%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (3.68%) Relational Database
4 4 (2.94%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.21%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (2.21%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.47%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (1.47%) Oracle9i Database
6 2 (1.47%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (1.47%) DataStage
6 2 (1.47%) InterSystems Cache
6 2 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.47%) QlikView
6 2 (1.47%) IBM InfoSphere
7 1 (0.74%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.74%) MarkLogic
7 1 (0.74%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 28 (20.59%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.21%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (2.21%) InstallShield
2 3 (2.21%) JUnit
2 3 (2.21%) Maven
2 3 (2.21%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (2.21%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
2 3 (2.21%) MSBuild
3 2 (1.47%) Subversion
4 1 (0.74%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.74%) Ant
General
1 75 (55.15%) Law
2 30 (22.06%) Finance
3 12 (8.82%) Banking
4 5 (3.68%) Front Office
5 4 (2.94%) Marketing
6 3 (2.21%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.47%) Billing
8 1 (0.74%) Arabic Language
8 1 (0.74%) Japanese Language
8 1 (0.74%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 81 (59.56%) Analyst
2 47 (34.56%) Developer
3 27 (19.85%) Software Developer
3 27 (19.85%) Support Analyst
4 26 (19.12%) Service Analyst
4 26 (19.12%) Service Desk Analyst
5 25 (18.38%) Programmer
5 25 (18.38%) Software Engineer
5 25 (18.38%) Applications Developer
6 22 (16.18%) Analyst Developer
7 21 (15.44%) Analyst Programmer
7 21 (15.44%) 2nd Line Support
7 21 (15.44%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 16 (11.76%) Security Analyst
9 13 (9.56%) Senior Developer
10 10 (7.35%) Business Analyst
10 10 (7.35%) Senior Analyst
11 9 (6.62%) Senior Software Developer
11 9 (6.62%) Security Specialist
11 9 (6.62%) Information Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (28.68%) .NET
2 38 (27.94%) HTML
3 37 (27.21%) ASP.NET
4 35 (25.74%) CSS
4 35 (25.74%) jQuery
5 28 (20.59%) Ajax
6 25 (18.38%) LINQ
6 25 (18.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 8 (5.88%) Web Services
8 7 (5.15%) Spring
9 6 (4.41%) JSP
9 6 (4.41%) J2EE
10 5 (3.68%) XML
10 5 (3.68%) Hibernate
11 3 (2.21%) WinForms
11 3 (2.21%) XSLT
11 3 (2.21%) JMS
11 3 (2.21%) SOAP
11 3 (2.21%) OOXML
11 3 (2.21%) .NET Remoting
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.03%) Management Information System
2 13 (9.56%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.21%) Fixed Income
3 3 (2.21%) Fat Client
3 3 (2.21%) N-Tier
3 3 (2.21%) Thin Client
3 3 (2.21%) Blackberry
3 3 (2.21%) Derivative
4 2 (1.47%) Equity Derivative
4 2 (1.47%) Statistics
4 2 (1.47%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.47%) GIS
4 2 (1.47%) Reference Data
4 2 (1.47%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.74%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.74%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 38 (27.94%) Windows
2 30 (22.06%) Windows 7
3 8 (5.88%) UNIX
4 7 (5.15%) Linux
4 7 (5.15%) Windows XP
4 7 (5.15%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (2.21%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.47%) AIX
7 1 (0.74%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (28.68%) ITIL
2 33 (24.26%) Document Management
3 32 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (20.59%) Software Engineering
5 27 (19.85%) RAD
6 26 (19.12%) Unit Testing
7 25 (18.38%) Systems Analysis
8 21 (15.44%) Information Security
9 18 (13.24%) Coaching
10 16 (11.76%) Project Management
11 12 (8.82%) Security Management
11 12 (8.82%) Risk Management
12 11 (8.09%) Information Security Management
12 11 (8.09%) ISMS
13 10 (7.35%) Continuous Improvement
14 9 (6.62%) Technical Architecture
14 9 (6.62%) Ethical Hacking
14 9 (6.62%) Stakeholder Management
15 8 (5.88%) Service Delivery
16 7 (5.15%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 41 (30.15%) SQL
2 38 (27.94%) JavaScript
3 37 (27.21%) C#
4 25 (18.38%) VBScript
5 12 (8.82%) Java
6 3 (2.21%) XQuery
6 3 (2.21%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.47%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.47%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.74%) Perl
Qualifications
1 13 (9.56%) CISSP
2 9 (6.62%) CEH
3 8 (5.88%) Degree
4 6 (4.41%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (3.68%) CISA
6 4 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (2.21%) Security Cleared
7 3 (2.21%) CISM
8 1 (0.74%) MBA
8 1 (0.74%) MOS
8 1 (0.74%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.74%) PhD
8 1 (0.74%) ISEB
8 1 (0.74%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (0.74%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (5.15%) SLA
3 3 (2.21%) QA
4 1 (0.74%) COBIT
System Software
1 29 (21.32%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.21%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.74%) MOM
1 1 (0.74%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 23 (16.91%) Microsoft
2 20 (14.71%) Interwoven
3 13 (9.56%) Oracle
4 6 (4.41%) IBM
5 4 (2.94%) JBoss
6 3 (2.21%) Sybase
6 3 (2.21%) Reuters
6 3 (2.21%) Bloomberg
6 3 (2.21%) VMware
7 2 (1.47%) LexisNexis
7 2 (1.47%) OpenLink
7 2 (1.47%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.74%) Capita
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