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 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Legal
UK / Scotland
Rank 97 118 142
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +24
Permanent jobs citing Legal 42 41 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.85% 1.41% 0.65%
As % of the General category 4.33% 3.07% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 16 25 14
Median salary £55,000 £37,500 £45,625
Median salary % change year-on-year
+46.66% -17.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £25,000 £20,573
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £41,400 £62,200
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-7.77% -

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
970 1336 1478
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 42.77% 45.91% 47.96%
Number of salaries quoted 658 745 890
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 28 February 2017.

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 28 February 2017. 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 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 +9 29 £55,000 +46.66%
Glasgow +24 11 £51,250 +97.11% 1
Stirling - 2 £65,000 -
Legal
UK

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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 38 (61.29%) Finance
2 29 (46.77%) Degree
3 24 (38.71%) SQL
4 21 (33.87%) Project Management
5 19 (30.65%) Data Mining
6 18 (29.03%) Data Analysis
6 18 (29.03%) Analytical Skills
7 17 (27.42%) Anti-Money Laundering
7 17 (27.42%) Analytics
7 17 (27.42%) Business Analysis
7 17 (27.42%) Risk Management
7 17 (27.42%) SAS
8 14 (22.58%) Workflow
8 14 (22.58%) Line Management
9 13 (20.97%) KYC
9 13 (20.97%) Case Management
9 13 (20.97%) Python
10 12 (19.35%) Decision Tree
10 12 (19.35%) Apache Pig
10 12 (19.35%) Ambari
10 12 (19.35%) Functional Testing
10 12 (19.35%) Business Analytics
10 12 (19.35%) Factor Analysis
10 12 (19.35%) Hadoop
10 12 (19.35%) Apache Hive
10 12 (19.35%) R
10 12 (19.35%) Regression Analysis
10 12 (19.35%) Change Control
10 12 (19.35%) Machine Learning
11 11 (17.74%) Agile Software Development

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 17 (27.42%) SAS
2 12 (19.35%) Apache Pig
3 1 (1.61%) Confluence
3 1 (1.61%) IIS
3 1 (1.61%) JBoss
3 1 (1.61%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.61%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (4.84%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.61%) MS Office
2 1 (1.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.61%) Visualfiles
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.61%) Cisco IPT
1 1 (1.61%) Internet
1 1 (1.61%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (30.65%) Data Mining
2 12 (19.35%) Apache Hive
2 12 (19.35%) Hadoop
3 7 (11.29%) SQL Server
4 5 (8.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (8.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (6.45%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (3.23%) DB2
6 2 (3.23%) KDB
6 2 (3.23%) MongoDB
6 2 (3.23%) NoSQL
6 2 (3.23%) RDBMS
6 2 (3.23%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.61%) Big Data
7 1 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.61%) MS Access
7 1 (1.61%) MySQL
7 1 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.61%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (3.23%) JIRA
1 2 (3.23%) JUnit
2 1 (1.61%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.61%) Visual Studio
General
1 38 (61.29%) Finance
2 5 (8.06%) Law
3 3 (4.84%) Marketing
4 2 (3.23%) Banking
4 2 (3.23%) Publishing
5 1 (1.61%) Dutch Language
5 1 (1.61%) French Language
5 1 (1.61%) German Language
5 1 (1.61%) Prime Brokerage
5 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (17.74%) Consultant
2 10 (16.13%) Analyst
2 10 (16.13%) Developer
3 9 (14.52%) Senior Consultant
4 6 (9.68%) Data Scientist
5 4 (6.45%) Business Analyst
5 4 (6.45%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 4 (6.45%) Designer
5 4 (6.45%) Hadoop Consultant
5 4 (6.45%) SAS Consultant
5 4 (6.45%) Senior Designer
5 4 (6.45%) Senior Developer
5 4 (6.45%) Senior SAS Consultant
5 4 (6.45%) Senior UX Designer
5 4 (6.45%) Software Engineer
5 4 (6.45%) UX Designer
6 3 (4.84%) Desktop Analyst
6 3 (4.84%) Desktop Support
6 3 (4.84%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 3 (4.84%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.45%) .NET
1 4 (6.45%) ASP.NET
2 3 (4.84%) Spring
3 2 (3.23%) CSS
3 2 (3.23%) HTML
3 2 (3.23%) J2SE
3 2 (3.23%) JMS
3 2 (3.23%) Natural Language Processing
3 2 (3.23%) Web Services
3 2 (3.23%) WPF
4 1 (1.61%) Apache OpenJPA
4 1 (1.61%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.61%) Hibernate
4 1 (1.61%) Java EE
4 1 (1.61%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 18 (29.03%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (9.68%) Computer Science
3 4 (6.45%) Credit Risk
3 4 (6.45%) User Experience
4 2 (3.23%) Derivative
4 2 (3.23%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.61%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (1.61%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.61%) Swaptions
5 1 (1.61%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.06%) Linux
1 5 (8.06%) Windows
2 3 (4.84%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (33.87%) Project Management
2 18 (29.03%) Data Analysis
3 17 (27.42%) Analytics
3 17 (27.42%) Anti-Money Laundering
3 17 (27.42%) Business Analysis
3 17 (27.42%) Risk Management
4 14 (22.58%) Line Management
4 14 (22.58%) Workflow
5 13 (20.97%) Case Management
5 13 (20.97%) KYC
6 12 (19.35%) Business Analytics
6 12 (19.35%) Change Control
6 12 (19.35%) Decision Tree
6 12 (19.35%) Factor Analysis
6 12 (19.35%) Functional Testing
6 12 (19.35%) Machine Learning
6 12 (19.35%) Regression Analysis
7 11 (17.74%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (9.68%) Software Engineering
8 6 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (38.71%) SQL
2 13 (20.97%) Python
3 12 (19.35%) R
4 7 (11.29%) Java
5 5 (8.06%) C#
5 5 (8.06%) T-SQL
6 4 (6.45%) MATLAB
7 3 (4.84%) Perl
8 2 (3.23%) C++
8 2 (3.23%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.61%) C
9 1 (1.61%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.61%) VB
Qualifications
1 29 (46.77%) Degree
2 2 (3.23%) CISSP
2 2 (3.23%) ISEB
2 2 (3.23%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.61%) CISM
3 1 (1.61%) EnCE
3 1 (1.61%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) EMIR
1 1 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.61%) MiFID
1 1 (1.61%) QA
1 1 (1.61%) UCITS
System Software
1 2 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.61%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.61%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.61%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 12 (19.35%) Ambari
Vendors
1 8 (12.90%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.68%) Oracle
3 4 (6.45%) Charles River
4 3 (4.84%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (4.84%) Vermilion
5 2 (3.23%) Sybase
5 2 (3.23%) VMware
6 1 (1.61%) Cisco
6 1 (1.61%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (1.61%) NetApp
6 1 (1.61%) Red Hat
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