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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Legal
Rank 136 110 110
Rank change year-on-year
-26 0
Permanent jobs citing Legal 20 49 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.65% 1.51% 1.28%
As % of the General category 1.34% 3.32% 2.89%
Number of salaries quoted 14 42 29
Average salary £48,250 £40,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.62% +40.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,723 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £67,500 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
1494 1474 1282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 48.37% 45.41% 44.27%
Number of salaries quoted 908 962 854
Average salary £47,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.58% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £27,500 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015. 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
Edinburgh +7 9 £34,788 -20.93% 1
Stirling - 6 £48,250 -
Glasgow -20 5 £65,000 +62.50% 2
Legal
UK

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 22 (37.93%) Finance
2 19 (32.76%) Project Management
3 17 (29.31%) MS Office
4 16 (27.59%) Law
5 15 (25.86%) Windows
6 14 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
7 13 (22.41%) ITIL
8 12 (20.69%) Microsoft
8 12 (20.69%) Document Management
8 12 (20.69%) WorkSite
9 11 (18.97%) Banking
10 10 (17.24%) Windows 7
10 10 (17.24%) SQL
11 9 (15.52%) MS Excel
11 9 (15.52%) Time Management
12 8 (13.79%) SQL Server
13 7 (12.07%) Java
13 7 (12.07%) CRM
13 7 (12.07%) Stakeholder Management
13 7 (12.07%) Degree
14 6 (10.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 6 (10.34%) Test Management
14 6 (10.34%) MS PowerPoint
14 6 (10.34%) Management Information System
14 6 (10.34%) Risk Management
14 6 (10.34%) Workflow
14 6 (10.34%) PRINCE2
14 6 (10.34%) Active Directory
14 6 (10.34%) Windows Server 2003
15 5 (8.62%) HP

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 12 (20.69%) WorkSite
2 5 (8.62%) SharePoint
2 5 (8.62%) MS Exchange
3 4 (6.90%) FileNet
4 3 (5.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (3.45%) WebSphere
5 2 (3.45%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (3.45%) IIS
6 1 (1.72%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.72%) Alfresco
Applications
1 17 (29.31%) MS Office
2 9 (15.52%) MS Excel
3 6 (10.34%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (3.45%) Visualfiles
2 1 (1.72%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (1.72%) Endur
2 1 (1.72%) Loan IQ
2 1 (1.72%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.62%) TCP/IP
1 5 (8.62%) Firewall
2 4 (6.90%) Network Security
2 4 (6.90%) Wireless
2 4 (6.90%) VPN
3 2 (3.45%) ICMP
4 1 (1.72%) Internet
4 1 (1.72%) DNS
4 1 (1.72%) LAN
4 1 (1.72%) WAN
4 1 (1.72%) DHCP
4 1 (1.72%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.79%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.17%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (5.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (3.45%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.45%) InterSystems Cache
3 2 (3.45%) QlikView
3 2 (3.45%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.72%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.72%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 1 (1.72%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (1.72%) Ant
1 1 (1.72%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.72%) Maven
General
1 22 (37.93%) Finance
2 16 (27.59%) Law
3 11 (18.97%) Banking
4 5 (8.62%) Marketing
5 4 (6.90%) Private Banking
5 4 (6.90%) Back Office
6 2 (3.45%) Investment Banking
6 2 (3.45%) Billing
6 2 (3.45%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.72%) Publishing
7 1 (1.72%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (34.48%) Analyst
2 9 (15.52%) Developer
3 7 (12.07%) Test Manager
4 5 (8.62%) Security Analyst
4 5 (8.62%) Project Manager
4 5 (8.62%) Business Analyst
4 5 (8.62%) Support Analyst
4 5 (8.62%) IT Support
5 4 (6.90%) Information Specialist
5 4 (6.90%) FileNet Developer
5 4 (6.90%) Information Security Specialist
5 4 (6.90%) Security Specialist
6 3 (5.17%) Software Developer
6 3 (5.17%) IT Trainer
6 3 (5.17%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (5.17%) Applications Support
6 3 (5.17%) Service Analyst
6 3 (5.17%) Trainer
6 3 (5.17%) Senior Developer
6 3 (5.17%) IT Assistant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.62%) .NET
2 4 (6.90%) HTML
2 4 (6.90%) JSP
3 3 (5.17%) Web Services
3 3 (5.17%) ASP.NET
4 2 (3.45%) SPNEGO
4 2 (3.45%) Spring
4 2 (3.45%) WPF
4 2 (3.45%) Silverlight
4 2 (3.45%) J2EE
5 1 (1.72%) JAXB
5 1 (1.72%) SAX
5 1 (1.72%) XML
5 1 (1.72%) DOM
5 1 (1.72%) CSS
5 1 (1.72%) Hibernate
5 1 (1.72%) Ajax
5 1 (1.72%) iBATIS
5 1 (1.72%) LINQ
5 1 (1.72%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 14 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.34%) Management Information System
3 4 (6.90%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.45%) Derivative
4 2 (3.45%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.72%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.72%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.72%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (1.72%) User Experience
5 1 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 15 (25.86%) Windows
2 10 (17.24%) Windows 7
3 6 (10.34%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (6.90%) UNIX
5 3 (5.17%) Windows XP
5 3 (5.17%) Linux
5 3 (5.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (3.45%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (1.72%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (32.76%) Project Management
2 13 (22.41%) ITIL
3 12 (20.69%) Document Management
4 9 (15.52%) Time Management
5 7 (12.07%) CRM
5 7 (12.07%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (10.34%) Test Management
6 6 (10.34%) Risk Management
6 6 (10.34%) Workflow
6 6 (10.34%) PRINCE2
7 5 (8.62%) Information Security
7 5 (8.62%) Security Management
7 5 (8.62%) Software Engineering
7 5 (8.62%) ISMS
7 5 (8.62%) People Management
7 5 (8.62%) Line Management
7 5 (8.62%) Mentoring
8 4 (6.90%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 4 (6.90%) Investment Management
8 4 (6.90%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (17.24%) SQL
2 7 (12.07%) Java
3 4 (6.90%) T-SQL
3 4 (6.90%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.17%) C#
5 2 (3.45%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.72%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (12.07%) Degree
2 4 (6.90%) CEH
2 4 (6.90%) CISSP
3 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.72%) PMP
4 1 (1.72%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.72%) ISEB
4 1 (1.72%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (1.72%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.72%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (6.90%) FATCA
2 4 (6.90%) MiFID
3 2 (3.45%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.72%) ISO 14001
4 1 (1.72%) QA
4 1 (1.72%) COBIT
System Software
1 6 (10.34%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (8.62%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.72%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (20.69%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.62%) HP
3 3 (5.17%) Citrix
3 3 (5.17%) Oracle
4 2 (3.45%) LexisNexis
4 2 (3.45%) IBM
4 2 (3.45%) Interwoven
5 1 (1.72%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.72%) OpenLink
5 1 (1.72%) Dell
5 1 (1.72%) VMware
5 1 (1.72%) Capita
Glasgow
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Edinburgh
DP Connect
Salary: £18000 per annum + Holidays, Pension, Benefits and more
Posted: 16 days ago
Dundee
Blue Town Online
Salary: £15k - 18k per year
Posted: 17 days ago