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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Legal
Rank 139 142 117
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -25
Permanent jobs citing Legal 16 24 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.52% 0.73% 1.28%
As % of the General category 1.08% 1.61% 2.95%
Number of salaries quoted 8 18 31
Average salary £48,250 £40,750 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.40% +48.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,525 £28,250 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £68,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.11%
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
1477 1490 1323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 48.02% 45.55% 43.32%
Number of salaries quoted 901 916 924
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,250 £60,000 £65,000
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 24 December 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 24 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
Stirling - 8 £48,250 -
Edinburgh -4 6 £61,500 +50.92% 2
Glasgow +3 2 - - 2
Legal
UK

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 41 (44.09%) Law
2 33 (35.48%) ITIL
3 29 (31.18%) MS Office
4 26 (27.96%) Windows
4 26 (27.96%) MS Excel
5 24 (25.81%) Finance
6 23 (24.73%) WorkSite
6 23 (24.73%) Windows 7
7 21 (22.58%) MS PowerPoint
8 20 (21.51%) Active Directory
8 20 (21.51%) Project Management
8 20 (21.51%) Document Management
9 18 (19.35%) Microsoft
10 17 (18.28%) SQL
11 15 (16.13%) Information Security
11 15 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
12 14 (15.05%) SharePoint
12 14 (15.05%) Agile Software Development
12 14 (15.05%) Banking
13 13 (13.98%) HTML
13 13 (13.98%) JavaScript
13 13 (13.98%) .NET
13 13 (13.98%) Software Engineering
14 12 (12.90%) C#
14 12 (12.90%) ASP.NET
14 12 (12.90%) RAD
14 12 (12.90%) TCP/IP
14 12 (12.90%) Interwoven
15 11 (11.83%) CISSP
15 11 (11.83%) Management Information System

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 23 (24.73%) WorkSite
2 14 (15.05%) SharePoint
3 6 (6.45%) MS Exchange
4 5 (5.38%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (4.30%) FileNet
6 3 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (2.15%) WebSphere
7 2 (2.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (2.15%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (1.08%) Tomcat
8 1 (1.08%) Oracle Coherence
8 1 (1.08%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (1.08%) Jetty
8 1 (1.08%) Alfresco
Applications
1 29 (31.18%) MS Office
2 26 (27.96%) MS Excel
3 21 (22.58%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.15%) Endur
1 2 (2.15%) Visualfiles
2 1 (1.08%) Loan IQ
2 1 (1.08%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.08%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 12 (12.90%) TCP/IP
2 10 (10.75%) Firewall
3 9 (9.68%) Wireless
3 9 (9.68%) Network Security
3 9 (9.68%) VPN
4 3 (3.23%) DNS
4 3 (3.23%) DHCP
5 2 (2.15%) ICMP
6 1 (1.08%) LAN
6 1 (1.08%) WAN
6 1 (1.08%) Internet
6 1 (1.08%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.60%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (3.23%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.15%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.15%) QlikView
3 2 (2.15%) InterSystems Cache
3 2 (2.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.15%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.08%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.08%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.08%) DataStage
4 1 (1.08%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.08%) MarkLogic
4 1 (1.08%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 10 (10.75%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.15%) Maven
3 1 (1.08%) Ant
3 1 (1.08%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (1.08%) Subversion
General
1 41 (44.09%) Law
2 24 (25.81%) Finance
3 14 (15.05%) Banking
4 4 (4.30%) Back Office
4 4 (4.30%) Private Banking
5 3 (3.23%) Marketing
6 2 (2.15%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.15%) Billing
6 2 (2.15%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.08%) Front Office
7 1 (1.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 55 (59.14%) Analyst
2 19 (20.43%) Developer
2 19 (20.43%) Support Analyst
3 17 (18.28%) Service Analyst
3 17 (18.28%) Service Desk Analyst
4 13 (13.98%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 13 (13.98%) 2nd Line Support
4 13 (13.98%) Security Analyst
5 12 (12.90%) Software Developer
6 10 (10.75%) Software Engineer
6 10 (10.75%) Applications Developer
6 10 (10.75%) Programmer
6 10 (10.75%) Analyst Programmer
6 10 (10.75%) Analyst Developer
7 9 (9.68%) Security Specialist
7 9 (9.68%) Information Security Specialist
7 9 (9.68%) Information Specialist
8 8 (8.60%) Business Analyst
9 7 (7.53%) Project Manager
9 7 (7.53%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (13.98%) HTML
1 13 (13.98%) .NET
2 12 (12.90%) ASP.NET
3 10 (10.75%) Ajax
3 10 (10.75%) CSS
3 10 (10.75%) LINQ
3 10 (10.75%) jQuery
3 10 (10.75%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 4 (4.30%) JSP
4 4 (4.30%) Web Services
5 2 (2.15%) WPF
5 2 (2.15%) Silverlight
5 2 (2.15%) J2EE
5 2 (2.15%) Spring
5 2 (2.15%) SPNEGO
6 1 (1.08%) HTML5
6 1 (1.08%) WebSockets
6 1 (1.08%) Ext JS
6 1 (1.08%) COM
6 1 (1.08%) iBATIS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (11.83%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.23%) Thin Client
3 3 (3.23%) Fat Client
4 2 (2.15%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.15%) Derivative
4 2 (2.15%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.08%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.08%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (1.08%) Statistics
5 1 (1.08%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.08%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 26 (27.96%) Windows
2 23 (24.73%) Windows 7
3 7 (7.53%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (6.45%) Windows XP
5 5 (5.38%) UNIX
6 4 (4.30%) Linux
7 1 (1.08%) AIX
7 1 (1.08%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (35.48%) ITIL
2 20 (21.51%) Project Management
2 20 (21.51%) Document Management
3 15 (16.13%) Information Security
4 14 (15.05%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (13.98%) Software Engineering
6 12 (12.90%) RAD
7 11 (11.83%) Unit Testing
8 10 (10.75%) ISMS
8 10 (10.75%) Coaching
8 10 (10.75%) Security Management
8 10 (10.75%) Systems Analysis
9 9 (9.68%) Ethical Hacking
9 9 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (9.68%) Information Security Management
9 9 (9.68%) Risk Management
10 7 (7.53%) CRM
10 7 (7.53%) PRINCE2
10 7 (7.53%) Line Management
11 6 (6.45%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (18.28%) SQL
2 13 (13.98%) JavaScript
3 12 (12.90%) C#
4 10 (10.75%) VBScript
5 8 (8.60%) Java
6 2 (2.15%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.15%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.08%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (11.83%) CISSP
2 9 (9.68%) CEH
3 7 (7.53%) Degree
4 5 (5.38%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (2.15%) CISA
6 2 (2.15%) CISM
7 1 (1.08%) MBA
7 1 (1.08%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (1.08%) PMP
7 1 (1.08%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.08%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (1.08%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.08%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (4.30%) MiFID
2 4 (4.30%) FATCA
3 2 (2.15%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.08%) ISO 14001
4 1 (1.08%) QA
4 1 (1.08%) COBIT
System Software
1 20 (21.51%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (5.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (19.35%) Microsoft
2 12 (12.90%) Interwoven
3 6 (6.45%) Oracle
4 5 (5.38%) HP
5 4 (4.30%) IBM
6 2 (2.15%) LexisNexis
6 2 (2.15%) OpenLink
7 1 (1.08%) Capita
7 1 (1.08%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.08%) Bloomberg
7 1 (1.08%) Sybase
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