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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Legal
Rank 105 125 137
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +12
Permanent jobs citing Legal 45 44 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.43% 1.10% 0.66%
As % of the General category 2.90% 2.70% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 25 27 13
Average salary £42,000 £39,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.66% +22.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £30,000 £28,600
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £58,500 £49,024
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.89%
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
1553 1629 1411
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 49.33% 40.80% 44.54%
Number of salaries quoted 932 999 758
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £64,100 £62,860
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

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 April 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 24 April 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
Glasgow +27 35 £41,000 -8.88% 5
Stirling -2 4 £50,000 -4.76%
Edinburgh -3 4 £41,500 +18.57% 1
Aberdeen - 1 - - 1
Highlands - 1 £62,500 -
Legal
UK

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 32 (49.23%) Finance
2 21 (32.31%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (27.69%) Degree
3 18 (27.69%) Windows
4 15 (23.08%) Risk Management
4 15 (23.08%) Incident Management
5 13 (20.00%) Law
5 13 (20.00%) Information Security
5 13 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (20.00%) Banking
5 13 (20.00%) Linux
5 13 (20.00%) Java
5 13 (20.00%) Project Management
6 12 (18.46%) MS Office
6 12 (18.46%) Data Security
6 12 (18.46%) Spring
7 11 (16.92%) Software Engineering
8 10 (15.38%) Cryptography
8 10 (15.38%) Content Management
8 10 (15.38%) Network Security
8 10 (15.38%) Cyber Security
8 10 (15.38%) Hibernate
8 10 (15.38%) OO
8 10 (15.38%) CISSP
9 9 (13.85%) UNIX
9 9 (13.85%) HTML
9 9 (13.85%) Ant
9 9 (13.85%) HTML5
9 9 (13.85%) Unit Testing
9 9 (13.85%) Time Management

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 7 (10.77%) WorkSite
2 4 (6.15%) Apache
3 3 (4.62%) MS Exchange
4 2 (3.08%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.08%) IIS
4 2 (3.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.54%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 12 (18.46%) MS Office
2 6 (9.23%) MS Excel
3 3 (4.62%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.54%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 10 (15.38%) Network Security
2 3 (4.62%) Internet
3 2 (3.08%) ICMP
4 1 (1.54%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.23%) NoSQL
2 3 (4.62%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.54%) MaxDB
4 1 (1.54%) SAP HANA
4 1 (1.54%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.54%) DB2
Development Applications
1 9 (13.85%) Ant
1 9 (13.85%) Maven
2 5 (7.69%) Flash Builder
General
1 32 (49.23%) Finance
2 13 (20.00%) Law
2 13 (20.00%) Banking
3 4 (6.15%) Investment Banking
4 3 (4.62%) Marketing
4 3 (4.62%) Manufacturing
4 3 (4.62%) Publishing
4 3 (4.62%) Automotive
4 3 (4.62%) Financial Institution
5 2 (3.08%) Back Office
5 2 (3.08%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.08%) Retail
5 2 (3.08%) Private Banking
6 1 (1.54%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (1.54%) Billing
Job Titles
1 13 (20.00%) Analyst
2 10 (15.38%) Developer
3 8 (12.31%) Security Analyst
3 8 (12.31%) Information Analyst
3 8 (12.31%) Information Security Analyst
4 7 (10.77%) Applications Support
5 5 (7.69%) Java Developer
5 5 (7.69%) Senior Developer
5 5 (7.69%) Test Manager
5 5 (7.69%) Consultant
5 5 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (7.69%) Incident Analyst
6 4 (6.15%) IT Assistant
6 4 (6.15%) IT Support
6 4 (6.15%) Project Manager
6 4 (6.15%) Applications Developer
6 4 (6.15%) Support Consultant
6 4 (6.15%) Administrator
7 3 (4.62%) Technical Writer
7 3 (4.62%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (18.46%) Spring
2 10 (15.38%) Hibernate
3 9 (13.85%) HTML
3 9 (13.85%) Ext JS
3 9 (13.85%) HTML5
4 6 (9.23%) J2EE
4 6 (9.23%) XML
5 5 (7.69%) DOM
5 5 (7.69%) Flash
5 5 (7.69%) JAXB
5 5 (7.69%) SAX
5 5 (7.69%) iBATIS
6 4 (6.15%) Java EE
7 3 (4.62%) Web Services
8 2 (3.08%) .NET
8 2 (3.08%) REST
8 2 (3.08%) RESTful
9 1 (1.54%) FIX Protocol
9 1 (1.54%) SAP Smart Forms
9 1 (1.54%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 21 (32.31%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (15.38%) Cryptography
3 5 (7.69%) Blackberry
4 4 (6.15%) Management Information System
5 3 (4.62%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (4.62%) Life Science
6 2 (3.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (3.08%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (3.08%) User Experience
6 2 (3.08%) Equities
7 1 (1.54%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (1.54%) Derivative
7 1 (1.54%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (1.54%) PMI
7 1 (1.54%) Fixed Income
7 1 (1.54%) CMDB
7 1 (1.54%) Credit Risk
7 1 (1.54%) Market Risk
7 1 (1.54%) Reference Data
7 1 (1.54%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 18 (27.69%) Windows
2 13 (20.00%) Linux
3 9 (13.85%) UNIX
4 7 (10.77%) Windows 7
5 4 (6.15%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (4.62%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (4.62%) Windows 2000 Server
6 3 (4.62%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.54%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (1.54%) Windows Vista
7 1 (1.54%) Windows 2000
7 1 (1.54%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.54%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (23.08%) Risk Management
1 15 (23.08%) Incident Management
2 13 (20.00%) Information Security
2 13 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (20.00%) Project Management
3 12 (18.46%) Data Security
4 11 (16.92%) Software Engineering
5 10 (15.38%) Content Management
5 10 (15.38%) OO
5 10 (15.38%) Cyber Security
6 9 (13.85%) Unit Testing
6 9 (13.85%) Time Management
7 8 (12.31%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (10.77%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (9.23%) CRM
9 6 (9.23%) Change Management
9 6 (9.23%) Test Management
9 6 (9.23%) People Management
10 5 (7.69%) Mentoring
10 5 (7.69%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 13 (20.00%) Java
2 7 (10.77%) SQL
3 6 (9.23%) JavaScript
3 6 (9.23%) Shell Script
4 2 (3.08%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.54%) ABAP
5 1 (1.54%) Python
5 1 (1.54%) SAPscript
5 1 (1.54%) C++
5 1 (1.54%) Perl
Qualifications
1 18 (27.69%) Degree
2 10 (15.38%) CISSP
3 5 (7.69%) CISM
4 3 (4.62%) SC Cleared
4 3 (4.62%) Security Cleared
5 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (3.08%) PMI Certification
5 2 (3.08%) CISA
6 1 (1.54%) EnCE
6 1 (1.54%) SAP Certification
6 1 (1.54%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (4.62%) MiFID
3 2 (3.08%) Data Quality
3 2 (3.08%) FATCA
3 2 (3.08%) COBIT
4 1 (1.54%) ISO 14001
4 1 (1.54%) EMIR
4 1 (1.54%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 3 (4.62%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (3.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (3.08%) SCCM
3 1 (1.54%) SCOM
3 1 (1.54%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (1.54%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 7 (10.77%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.23%) HP
3 4 (6.15%) Citrix
4 3 (4.62%) SAP
5 2 (3.08%) Dell
5 2 (3.08%) Interwoven
5 2 (3.08%) VMware
5 2 (3.08%) Oracle
6 1 (1.54%) Sybase
6 1 (1.54%) Adobe
6 1 (1.54%) Murex
6 1 (1.54%) ServiceNow
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