The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Legal
Rank 67 53 43
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -10
Permanent jobs citing Legal 7 22 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.99% 3.01% 2.97%
As % of the General category 2.64% 13.92% 8.16%
Number of salaries quoted 7 21 13
Average salary £45,000 £27,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.63% -
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £37,500 £35,800
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
Legal
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Sheffield region.

General Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
265 158 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 37.43% 21.58% 36.43%
Number of salaries quoted 243 144 154
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £23,800 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Legal across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Legal
Salary Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Legal across the Sheffield region.

Legal Salary Trend in Sheffield

Legal
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Legal across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Legal Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 17 (56.67%) Windows
2 11 (36.67%) Mentoring
3 8 (26.67%) ISEB
3 8 (26.67%) Test Planning
3 8 (26.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (26.67%) Web Testing
3 8 (26.67%) Manual Testing
4 7 (23.33%) Law
4 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
4 7 (23.33%) C#
4 7 (23.33%) .NET
4 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
5 6 (20.00%) XSLT
5 6 (20.00%) SQL
5 6 (20.00%) Degree
5 6 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 6 (20.00%) WCF
6 4 (13.33%) SaaS
6 4 (13.33%) Retail
6 4 (13.33%) Finance
6 4 (13.33%) Linux
6 4 (13.33%) Project Management
7 3 (10.00%) SharePoint
7 3 (10.00%) E-Commerce
7 3 (10.00%) MS Office
7 3 (10.00%) Risk Management
7 3 (10.00%) Change Management
7 3 (10.00%) Validation
7 3 (10.00%) MOS
7 3 (10.00%) Line Management

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 3 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.33%) WorkSite
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) MS Office
2 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) SaaS
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) SAN
1 2 (6.67%) NAS
2 1 (3.33%) Intranet
2 1 (3.33%) LAN
2 1 (3.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 7 (23.33%) Law
2 4 (13.33%) Retail
2 4 (13.33%) Finance
3 1 (3.33%) Retail Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Private Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (30.00%) Analyst
2 8 (26.67%) Test Analyst
2 8 (26.67%) Developer
3 6 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
3 6 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 6 (20.00%) Senior Test Analyst
3 6 (20.00%) Test Leader
3 6 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Head of Development
4 3 (10.00%) IT Trainer
4 3 (10.00%) Architect
4 3 (10.00%) Trainer
4 3 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Tester
5 2 (6.67%) Software Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Software Tester
5 2 (6.67%) C++ Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) C++ Software Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Information Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (23.33%) .NET
2 6 (20.00%) XSLT
2 6 (20.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.33%) Thin Client
1 1 (3.33%) Blackberry
1 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (3.33%) Fat Client
1 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 17 (56.67%) Windows
2 4 (13.33%) Linux
3 2 (6.67%) Ubuntu
3 2 (6.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) Mentoring
2 8 (26.67%) Web Testing
2 8 (26.67%) Manual Testing
2 8 (26.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 8 (26.67%) Test Planning
3 6 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 4 (13.33%) Project Management
5 3 (10.00%) E-Commerce
5 3 (10.00%) Change Management
5 3 (10.00%) Risk Management
5 3 (10.00%) Validation
5 3 (10.00%) Line Management
5 3 (10.00%) SDLC
6 2 (6.67%) ITIL
6 2 (6.67%) Zachman Framework
6 2 (6.67%) TOGAF
6 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (3.33%) Wealth Management
7 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (3.33%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 7 (23.33%) C#
2 6 (20.00%) SQL
3 2 (6.67%) C++
4 1 (3.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (26.67%) ISEB
2 6 (20.00%) Degree
3 3 (10.00%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) QA
2 2 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.67%) VMware
3 1 (3.33%) Pega
3 1 (3.33%) Citrix
3 1 (3.33%) Symantec
3 1 (3.33%) Cisco