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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 31 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Legal
Rank 133 115 101
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -14
Permanent jobs citing Legal 25 49 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.87% 1.55% 2.33%
As % of the General category 1.90% 3.20% 5.20%
Number of salaries quoted 14 37 58
Median salary £55,750 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+32.73% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £34,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,700 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,250 £37,750
% change year-on-year
+4.04% +14.56%
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
1315 1529 1654
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 45.58% 48.29% 44.82%
Number of salaries quoted 653 911 1080
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,200 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing Legal as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 31 July 2016.

Legal Salary Histogram in Scotland

Legal
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Legal within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 31 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +13 11 £26,400 -46.93% 4
Glasgow -32 9 £50,000 +19.04% 4
Renfrewshire -1 4 £60,000 +100.00%
Fife - 1 £70,000 -
Legal
UK

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 July 2016, IT jobs citing Legal also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Legal.

1 20 (31.75%) Degree
2 19 (30.16%) Finance
3 18 (28.57%) SQL
4 15 (23.81%) Java
4 15 (23.81%) .NET
4 15 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (22.22%) C#
6 13 (20.63%) Windows
6 13 (20.63%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (17.46%) MS Office
8 10 (15.87%) Unix
8 10 (15.87%) Linux
8 10 (15.87%) Microsoft
8 10 (15.87%) Law
8 10 (15.87%) Derivative
9 9 (14.29%) Equity Derivative
9 9 (14.29%) Information Security
9 9 (14.29%) MS Excel
9 9 (14.29%) C++
9 9 (14.29%) Sybase
9 9 (14.29%) OTC Derivatives
10 8 (12.70%) Computer Science
10 8 (12.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 8 (12.70%) Git (software)
11 7 (11.11%) SDLC
11 7 (11.11%) Project Management
11 7 (11.11%) CISSP
12 6 (9.52%) CISM
12 6 (9.52%) Risk Management
12 6 (9.52%) XML

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.17%) NetWeaver
1 2 (3.17%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.59%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (17.46%) MS Office
2 9 (14.29%) MS Excel
3 3 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (4.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (4.76%) Visualfiles
2 1 (1.59%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.76%) LAN
1 3 (4.76%) TCP/IP
1 3 (4.76%) WAN
2 2 (3.17%) Firewall
2 2 (3.17%) VLAN
3 1 (1.59%) DHCP
3 1 (1.59%) DNS
3 1 (1.59%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.59%) NAS
3 1 (1.59%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.94%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.17%) DB2
3 2 (3.17%) MaxDB
3 2 (3.17%) RDBMS
3 2 (3.17%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.17%) SAP HANA
4 1 (1.59%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (12.70%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.76%) IntelliJ
2 3 (4.76%) JUnit
3 2 (3.17%) Hudson
4 1 (1.59%) Selenium
4 1 (1.59%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (30.16%) Finance
2 10 (15.87%) Law
3 6 (9.52%) Marketing
4 4 (6.35%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.17%) Automotive
5 2 (3.17%) Banking
5 2 (3.17%) Dutch Language
5 2 (3.17%) French Language
5 2 (3.17%) Front Office
5 2 (3.17%) German Language
5 2 (3.17%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.59%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 15 (23.81%) Developer
2 10 (15.87%) Analyst
3 7 (11.11%) Consultant
3 7 (11.11%) SQL Developer
4 4 (6.35%) Security Consultant
4 4 (6.35%) Senior Consultant
4 4 (6.35%) Senior Security Consultant
4 4 (6.35%) Support Analyst
5 3 (4.76%) Designer
5 3 (4.76%) Front End Web Designer
5 3 (4.76%) Java Developer
5 3 (4.76%) Service Analyst
5 3 (4.76%) Test Manager
5 3 (4.76%) Web Designer
6 2 (3.17%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (3.17%) C++ GUI Developer
6 2 (3.17%) Desktop Analyst
6 2 (3.17%) Enterprise Architect
6 2 (3.17%) Information Officer
6 2 (3.17%) Legal IT Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (23.81%) .NET
2 6 (9.52%) AngularJS
2 6 (9.52%) XML
3 5 (7.94%) HTML
4 4 (6.35%) ASP.NET
4 4 (6.35%) Web Services
5 3 (4.76%) .NET Framework
5 3 (4.76%) Backbone.js
5 3 (4.76%) CSS
5 3 (4.76%) JSON
5 3 (4.76%) JSP
5 3 (4.76%) Pyramid
5 3 (4.76%) Spring
5 3 (4.76%) XML Schema
5 3 (4.76%) XSD
5 3 (4.76%) XSLT
6 2 (3.17%) MFC
6 2 (3.17%) SAP Basis
6 2 (3.17%) STL
6 2 (3.17%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.63%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (15.87%) Derivative
3 9 (14.29%) Equity Derivative
3 9 (14.29%) OTC Derivatives
4 8 (12.70%) Computer Science
5 4 (6.35%) CESG
5 4 (6.35%) CESG CLAS
5 4 (6.35%) Social Media
6 3 (4.76%) Mobile App
6 3 (4.76%) User Experience
7 2 (3.17%) Equities
7 2 (3.17%) Fixed Income
7 2 (3.17%) Life Science
7 2 (3.17%) PMI
7 2 (3.17%) Reference Data
7 2 (3.17%) Virtual Team
8 1 (1.59%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (1.59%) Hedge funds
8 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.59%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 13 (20.63%) Windows
2 10 (15.87%) Linux
2 10 (15.87%) Unix
3 4 (6.35%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.17%) AIX
4 2 (3.17%) Solaris
5 1 (1.59%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (14.29%) Information Security
3 7 (11.11%) Project Management
3 7 (11.11%) SDLC
4 6 (9.52%) Data Protection
4 6 (9.52%) Risk Management
5 5 (7.94%) CRM
5 5 (7.94%) PRINCE2
5 5 (7.94%) Risk Assessment
5 5 (7.94%) Unit Testing
6 4 (6.35%) Asset Management
6 4 (6.35%) Business Development
6 4 (6.35%) Case Management
6 4 (6.35%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (6.35%) ERP
6 4 (6.35%) Information Assurance
6 4 (6.35%) Information Security Management
6 4 (6.35%) ITIL
6 4 (6.35%) Manual Testing
6 4 (6.35%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (28.57%) SQL
2 15 (23.81%) Java
3 14 (22.22%) C#
4 9 (14.29%) C++
5 5 (7.94%) JavaScript
6 4 (6.35%) T-SQL
7 3 (4.76%) Python
7 3 (4.76%) VBA
8 2 (3.17%) VB.NET
8 2 (3.17%) VBScript
8 2 (3.17%) VC++
9 1 (1.59%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.59%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.59%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 20 (31.75%) Degree
2 7 (11.11%) CISSP
3 6 (9.52%) CISM
4 4 (6.35%) CESG Certified Professional
4 4 (6.35%) CISA
4 4 (6.35%) CLAS
4 4 (6.35%) ISEB
4 4 (6.35%) ISTQB
4 4 (6.35%) Security Cleared
5 2 (3.17%) CRISC
5 2 (3.17%) PMI Certification
5 2 (3.17%) SAP Certification
6 1 (1.59%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (9.52%) QA
3 4 (6.35%) PCI DSS
4 2 (3.17%) COBIT
4 2 (3.17%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 2 (3.17%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.17%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (15.87%) Microsoft
2 9 (14.29%) Sybase
3 5 (7.94%) Oracle
4 4 (6.35%) Cognizant
5 3 (4.76%) Thunderhead
6 2 (3.17%) Charles River
6 2 (3.17%) SAP
7 1 (1.59%) EMC
7 1 (1.59%) HP
7 1 (1.59%) Meraki
7 1 (1.59%) SolarWinds
7 1 (1.59%) Sophos
7 1 (1.59%) VMware
7 1 (1.59%) Zerto
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