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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Legal
Rank 86 63 79
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +16
Permanent jobs citing Legal 13 35 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.08% 3.25% 0.67%
As % of the General category 2.62% 8.08% 2.90%
Number of salaries quoted 9 27 7
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
Legal
Wales

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

General Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
497 433 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 41.14% 40.20% 23.15%
Number of salaries quoted 420 347 211
Average salary £40,000 £38,783 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.13% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Legal
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Legal Salary Trend in South Wales

Legal
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Legal across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015.

Legal Salary Histogram in South Wales

Legal
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Legal within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 2 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
Cardiff -1 13 £40,000 +14.28%
Legal
Wales

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 12 (66.67%) Finance
2 6 (33.33%) Banking
3 4 (22.22%) Content Management
3 4 (22.22%) jQuery
3 4 (22.22%) HTML5
3 4 (22.22%) CSS3
3 4 (22.22%) CSS
3 4 (22.22%) HTML
3 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 4 (22.22%) Project Management
3 4 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
3 4 (22.22%) Business Transformation
4 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (16.67%) Internet
4 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 3 (16.67%) MS Office
4 3 (16.67%) Change Management
4 3 (16.67%) Law
4 3 (16.67%) Back Office
4 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (11.11%) Visualfiles
5 2 (11.11%) Data Analysis
5 2 (11.11%) Investment Banking
5 2 (11.11%) Blue Coat
5 2 (11.11%) Windows 7
5 2 (11.11%) Network Security
5 2 (11.11%) Time Management
5 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
5 2 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (11.11%) Financial Institution

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 3 (16.67%) MS Office
2 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
3 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
3 1 (5.56%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Visualfiles
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) Internet
2 2 (11.11%) Network Security
2 2 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (11.11%) LAN
2 2 (11.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
General
1 12 (66.67%) Finance
2 6 (33.33%) Banking
3 3 (16.67%) Law
3 3 (16.67%) Back Office
4 2 (11.11%) Investment Banking
4 2 (11.11%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Front-End Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Buyer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Buyer
4 2 (11.11%) IT Buyer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior IT Buyer
4 2 (11.11%) Case Management Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Procurement Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Relationships Manager
4 2 (11.11%) IT Procurement Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Procurement Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Programme Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Supplier Relationship Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Network Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) jQuery
1 4 (22.22%) HTML5
1 4 (22.22%) CSS3
1 4 (22.22%) CSS
1 4 (22.22%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Windows 7
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
1 2 (11.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Content Management
1 4 (22.22%) Project Management
1 4 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
1 4 (22.22%) Business Transformation
2 3 (16.67%) Change Management
2 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (11.11%) Data Analysis
3 2 (11.11%) Time Management
3 2 (11.11%) Six Sigma
3 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
3 2 (11.11%) Wealth Management
3 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.56%) SDLC
4 1 (5.56%) User Stories
4 1 (5.56%) Line Management
4 1 (5.56%) PRINCE
4 1 (5.56%) Scrum
4 1 (5.56%) Lean Six Sigma
4 1 (5.56%) Investment Management
4 1 (5.56%) Financial Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
1 2 (11.11%) CCNP
1 2 (11.11%) CCNA
1 2 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.56%) IIBA
2 1 (5.56%) APMP
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) Blue Coat
2 2 (11.11%) Juniper
2 2 (11.11%) CheckPoint
2 2 (11.11%) McAfee
2 2 (11.11%) Cisco