The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Legal
Rank 73 52 50
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -2
Permanent jobs citing Legal 2 3 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.26% 0.58% 2.63%
As % of the General category 0.71% 1.52% 7.24%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 15
Average salary £40,000 £28,250 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.59% -14.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £27,650 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £28,850 £34,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Legal
South West

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

General Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
283 198 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 36.95% 38.08% 36.29%
Number of salaries quoted 226 168 203
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Legal
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Legal Salary Trend in Somerset

Legal
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Legal across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Legal Salary Histogram in Somerset

Legal
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Legal within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. 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
Bath -17 2 £40,000 +41.59% 2
Legal
South West

Legal
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) Subversion
3 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
3 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
3 2 (28.57%) RDBMS
3 2 (28.57%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) VB
3 2 (28.57%) VB.NET
3 2 (28.57%) .NET
3 2 (28.57%) MS Office
3 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
3 2 (28.57%) ADO.NET
3 2 (28.57%) COM
3 2 (28.57%) Web Services
4 1 (14.29%) ISEB
4 1 (14.29%) Workflow
4 1 (14.29%) QA
4 1 (14.29%) Use Case
4 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
4 1 (14.29%) Law
4 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
4 1 (14.29%) ISTQB

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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.

Applications
1 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
2 2 (28.57%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) RDBMS
1 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
1 2 (28.57%) Subversion
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Trainer
1 3 (42.86%) IT Trainer
2 2 (28.57%) .NET Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Software Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
1 2 (28.57%) ADO.NET
1 2 (28.57%) COM
1 2 (28.57%) Web Services
1 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Workflow
1 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
1 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
1 1 (14.29%) Use Case
1 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C#
1 2 (28.57%) VB
1 2 (28.57%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ISEB
1 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
University of Bath
Salary: From £47,328 to £54,841 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago