The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Legal
Rank 70 61 61
Rank change year-on-year
-9 0
Permanent jobs citing Legal 5 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.75% 1.19% 1.09%
As % of the General category 1.79% 2.85% 2.79%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 6
Average salary £32,500 £58,750 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.68% -21.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Legal
Berkshire

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

General Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
280 246 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 42.04% 41.98% 38.95%
Number of salaries quoted 208 179 201
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +14.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £35,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Legal
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Legal Salary Trend in Slough

Legal
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Legal across the Slough region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

Legal Salary Histogram in Slough

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 15 (53.57%) Microsoft
1 15 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (35.71%) MS Excel
2 10 (35.71%) Finance
3 9 (32.14%) Windows
3 9 (32.14%) Billing
4 8 (28.57%) MS Access
4 8 (28.57%) SQL
5 7 (25.00%) Unit Testing
6 6 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (21.43%) Degree
7 5 (17.86%) UNIX
7 5 (17.86%) C++
7 5 (17.86%) Java
7 5 (17.86%) Software Engineering
8 4 (14.29%) Hibernate
8 4 (14.29%) VMware
8 4 (14.29%) Spring
8 4 (14.29%) Automated Testing
8 4 (14.29%) Google
8 4 (14.29%) Business Analysis
8 4 (14.29%) Google Cloud Platform
8 4 (14.29%) Gradle
8 4 (14.29%) Jenkins
8 4 (14.29%) Change Control
8 4 (14.29%) DevOps
8 4 (14.29%) Lean Six Sigma
8 4 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (14.29%) Git (software)

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Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 2 (7.14%) IIS
2 1 (3.57%) CMS
Applications
1 10 (35.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (14.29%) Google App Engine
1 4 (14.29%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) MGCP
1 1 (3.57%) RTP
1 1 (3.57%) SS7
1 1 (3.57%) Megaco
1 1 (3.57%) ISUP
1 1 (3.57%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (28.57%) MS Access
2 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 4 (14.29%) Gradle
1 4 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 4 (14.29%) Ant
2 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.57%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (3.57%) Ranorex
General
1 10 (35.71%) Finance
2 9 (32.14%) Billing
3 2 (7.14%) Marketing
4 1 (3.57%) Law
4 1 (3.57%) Games
4 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (21.43%) Analyst
2 5 (17.86%) Developer
2 5 (17.86%) Billing Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) DevOps Administrator
3 4 (14.29%) Administrator
3 4 (14.29%) Senior Consultant
3 4 (14.29%) Consultant
3 4 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (10.71%) Software Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Graduate
4 3 (10.71%) Billing Operations Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Financial Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Operations Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Designer
5 2 (7.14%) Solutions Designer
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Change Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) HTML
1 4 (14.29%) J2EE
1 4 (14.29%) CSS
1 4 (14.29%) Hibernate
1 4 (14.29%) Spring
2 3 (10.71%) .NET
3 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET
3 2 (7.14%) SOAP
3 2 (7.14%) Web Services
3 2 (7.14%) XML
3 2 (7.14%) XSLT
3 2 (7.14%) WCF
4 1 (3.57%) jQuery
4 1 (3.57%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.57%) W3C
2 1 (3.57%) IPTV
2 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (32.14%) Windows
2 5 (17.86%) UNIX
3 4 (14.29%) Linux
4 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 5 (17.86%) Software Engineering
4 4 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 4 (14.29%) Automated Testing
4 4 (14.29%) Six Sigma
4 4 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 4 (14.29%) Change Management
4 4 (14.29%) Migration
4 4 (14.29%) Change Control
4 4 (14.29%) DevOps
4 4 (14.29%) Lean Six Sigma
5 2 (7.14%) Product Marketing
5 2 (7.14%) Document Management
5 2 (7.14%) Data Analysis
5 2 (7.14%) CRM
5 2 (7.14%) Project Planning
5 2 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (3.57%) Integration Testing
6 1 (3.57%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (28.57%) SQL
2 5 (17.86%) C++
2 5 (17.86%) Java
3 4 (14.29%) C#
4 2 (7.14%) C
4 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.57%) Perl
5 1 (3.57%) PHP
5 1 (3.57%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) SLA
2 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 4 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.14%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (53.57%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (14.29%) VMware
2 4 (14.29%) Google
3 2 (7.14%) Citrix
4 1 (3.57%) Ericsson
4 1 (3.57%) Nortel
4 1 (3.57%) Huawei
4 1 (3.57%) Cisco