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

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Legal
Rank 94 128 127
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -1
Permanent jobs citing Legal 65 45 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.12% 1.17% 1.07%
As % of the General category 4.25% 2.76% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 37 33 22
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £51,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -21.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £25,000 £28,550
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
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
1531 1631 1393
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 49.92% 42.32% 43.93%
Number of salaries quoted 939 1009 815
Average salary £46,000 £45,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.09% +1.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,800 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 3 June 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 3 June 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 +35 54 £42,000 +5.00% 5
Edinburgh +4 6 £40,000 +14.28% 7
Stirling -4 2 £50,000 -13.04% 3
Renfrewshire - 1 £30,000 - 2
Dumfries and Galloway - 1 £35,000 -
Aberdeen - 1 - -
Legal
UK

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 37 (44.58%) Finance
2 26 (31.33%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (28.92%) Information Security
3 24 (28.92%) Windows
4 22 (26.51%) Incident Management
4 22 (26.51%) Degree
5 21 (25.30%) Law
6 20 (24.10%) Linux
6 20 (24.10%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (22.89%) Java
7 19 (22.89%) CISSP
7 19 (22.89%) Risk Management
8 18 (21.69%) Data Security
8 18 (21.69%) Spring
9 17 (20.48%) Software Engineering
9 17 (20.48%) OO
10 16 (19.28%) UNIX
10 16 (19.28%) Hibernate
10 16 (19.28%) Cryptography
10 16 (19.28%) Content Management
10 16 (19.28%) Network Security
10 16 (19.28%) Cyber Security
11 15 (18.07%) Ext JS
11 15 (18.07%) HTML5
11 15 (18.07%) Unit Testing
11 15 (18.07%) Maven
11 15 (18.07%) HTML
11 15 (18.07%) Ant
12 14 (16.87%) Continuous Integration
13 13 (15.66%) MS Office

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 5 (6.02%) WorkSite
2 4 (4.82%) Apache
3 2 (2.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (2.41%) IIS
3 2 (2.41%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.20%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 13 (15.66%) MS Office
2 6 (7.23%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.61%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.41%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.20%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.41%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 16 (19.28%) Network Security
2 5 (6.02%) Internet
3 1 (1.20%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (14.46%) NoSQL
2 3 (3.61%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.41%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.41%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.20%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.20%) SAP HANA
4 1 (1.20%) MaxDB
4 1 (1.20%) DB2
Development Applications
1 15 (18.07%) Maven
1 15 (18.07%) Ant
2 11 (13.25%) Flash Builder
General
1 37 (44.58%) Finance
2 21 (25.30%) Law
3 10 (12.05%) Banking
4 5 (6.02%) Investment Banking
5 4 (4.82%) Automotive
5 4 (4.82%) Telecoms
5 4 (4.82%) Manufacturing
6 3 (3.61%) Marketing
6 3 (3.61%) Publishing
7 2 (2.41%) Retail
8 1 (1.20%) Local Government
8 1 (1.20%) Billing
8 1 (1.20%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (1.20%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 18 (21.69%) Analyst
2 16 (19.28%) Developer
3 11 (13.25%) Security Analyst
3 11 (13.25%) Java Developer
3 11 (13.25%) Information Analyst
3 11 (13.25%) Senior Java Developer
3 11 (13.25%) Information Security Analyst
3 11 (13.25%) Senior Developer
4 9 (10.84%) Consultant
5 8 (9.64%) Incident Analyst
6 7 (8.43%) Applications Support
7 5 (6.02%) Support Consultant
8 4 (4.82%) Administrator
8 4 (4.82%) Applications Developer
8 4 (4.82%) Architect
8 4 (4.82%) IT Assistant
9 3 (3.61%) Information Governance Analyst
9 3 (3.61%) Governance Analyst
9 3 (3.61%) Project Consultant
9 3 (3.61%) Senior Project Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (21.69%) Spring
2 16 (19.28%) Hibernate
3 15 (18.07%) Ext JS
3 15 (18.07%) HTML5
3 15 (18.07%) HTML
4 12 (14.46%) J2EE
4 12 (14.46%) XML
5 11 (13.25%) iBATIS
5 11 (13.25%) DOM
5 11 (13.25%) JAXB
5 11 (13.25%) SAX
5 11 (13.25%) Flash
6 4 (4.82%) Java EE
7 3 (3.61%) Web Services
8 2 (2.41%) SAP Smart Forms
8 2 (2.41%) BAPI
8 2 (2.41%) .NET
8 2 (2.41%) RESTful
8 2 (2.41%) REST
9 1 (1.20%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 26 (31.33%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (19.28%) Cryptography
3 5 (6.02%) Blackberry
3 5 (6.02%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.82%) Life Science
5 3 (3.61%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (2.41%) Equities
6 2 (2.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (2.41%) Performance Metrics
6 2 (2.41%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.41%) User Experience
7 1 (1.20%) Reference Data
7 1 (1.20%) iPhone
7 1 (1.20%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.20%) Market Risk
7 1 (1.20%) Credit Risk
7 1 (1.20%) CMDB
7 1 (1.20%) Derivative
7 1 (1.20%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (1.20%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 24 (28.92%) Windows
2 20 (24.10%) Linux
3 16 (19.28%) UNIX
4 5 (6.02%) Windows 7
5 3 (3.61%) Windows 2000 Server
5 3 (3.61%) Windows 8
5 3 (3.61%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.41%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.20%) Windows Vista
7 1 (1.20%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (1.20%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.20%) Windows 2000
7 1 (1.20%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (28.92%) Information Security
2 22 (26.51%) Incident Management
3 20 (24.10%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (22.89%) Risk Management
5 18 (21.69%) Data Security
6 17 (20.48%) Software Engineering
6 17 (20.48%) OO
7 16 (19.28%) Content Management
7 16 (19.28%) Cyber Security
8 15 (18.07%) Unit Testing
9 14 (16.87%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (12.05%) Time Management
11 8 (9.64%) Business Continuity
11 8 (9.64%) BCP
11 8 (9.64%) SIEM
11 8 (9.64%) Business Continuity Planning
12 7 (8.43%) Project Management
13 6 (7.23%) SDLC
14 5 (6.02%) Analytics
14 5 (6.02%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (22.89%) Java
2 6 (7.23%) Shell Script
2 6 (7.23%) JavaScript
2 6 (7.23%) SQL
3 2 (2.41%) SAPscript
3 2 (2.41%) T-SQL
3 2 (2.41%) ABAP
4 1 (1.20%) Perl
4 1 (1.20%) C++
4 1 (1.20%) Python
Qualifications
1 22 (26.51%) Degree
2 19 (22.89%) CISSP
3 11 (13.25%) CISM
4 3 (3.61%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.61%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.41%) CISA
5 2 (2.41%) EnCE
6 1 (1.20%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.20%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.41%) COBIT
3 1 (1.20%) EMIR
3 1 (1.20%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (1.20%) MiFID
System Software
1 2 (2.41%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 2 (2.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.41%) SCCM
1 2 (2.41%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.20%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (1.20%) SCOM
2 1 (1.20%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 6 (7.23%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.82%) Citrix
2 4 (4.82%) SAP
3 3 (3.61%) HP
4 2 (2.41%) VMware
4 2 (2.41%) Dell
4 2 (2.41%) Interwoven
4 2 (2.41%) Adobe
4 2 (2.41%) Oracle
5 1 (1.20%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.20%) Hyland
5 1 (1.20%) Sybase
5 1 (1.20%) Murex
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £37000 - £47000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £37000 - £47000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 19 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £34000 - £41500 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Dell Direct
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £19500 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Paisley
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Edinburgh
Williams and Glyn
Posted: 11 days ago
Edinburgh
Williams and Glyn
Posted: 11 days ago
Edinburgh
Williams and Glyn
Posted: 11 days ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank
Salary: £47000 - £55000 per annum + 30% Flex Benefits Package
Posted: 13 days ago
Stirling, Scotland
Natural Power
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 14 days ago
Paisley
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: Up to £20k
Posted: 21 days ago
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Capita
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago