The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Legal
Rank 129 100 141
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +41
Permanent jobs citing Legal 104 117 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.68% 2.26% 1.35%
As % of the General category 4.56% 5.34% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 40 69 48
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,655 £25,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,200 £58,000 £61,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Legal
England

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

General Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2283 2192 2126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 36.82% 42.36% 37.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1743 1746 1821
Average salary £42,000 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Legal
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Legal Salary Trend in the South West

Legal
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Legal across the South West region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Legal Salary Histogram in the South West

Legal
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Legal within the South West region over the 3 months to 22 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
Bristol +4 99 £42,500 +21.42% 17
Devon - 2 £29,000 - 1
Gloucestershire -3 1 - -
Wiltshire -11 1 £26,545 -46.91% 2
Somerset -25 1 £30,000 +6.19% 2
Legal
England

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 58 (29.44%) Microsoft
2 57 (28.93%) Project Management
3 50 (25.38%) Finance
4 44 (22.34%) PRINCE2
5 39 (19.80%) Management Information System
6 37 (18.78%) Windows
6 37 (18.78%) SQL
7 36 (18.27%) MS Office
8 33 (16.75%) MS Excel
9 32 (16.24%) Business Transformation
10 31 (15.74%) Degree
11 30 (15.23%) ITIL
12 29 (14.72%) Security Cleared
13 28 (14.21%) SOA
13 28 (14.21%) Supply Chain Management
14 27 (13.71%) Test Scripting
14 27 (13.71%) Law
15 24 (12.18%) HP
16 23 (11.68%) Citrix
17 22 (11.17%) Logistics
18 21 (10.66%) MS Project
19 20 (10.15%) IBM
19 20 (10.15%) APMP
20 19 (9.64%) SQL Server
20 19 (9.64%) Scrum
21 18 (9.14%) Service Delivery
22 17 (8.63%) Active Directory
23 16 (8.12%) UML
23 16 (8.12%) Change Management
23 16 (8.12%) Data Protection

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 15 (7.61%) SharePoint
2 8 (4.06%) MS Exchange
2 8 (4.06%) IIS
2 8 (4.06%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (2.03%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (2.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (2.03%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.52%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.02%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.51%) CMS
6 1 (0.51%) WorkSite
Applications
1 36 (18.27%) MS Office
2 33 (16.75%) MS Excel
3 21 (10.66%) MS Project
4 8 (4.06%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.51%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.51%) InDesign
5 1 (0.51%) Adobe Captivate
5 1 (0.51%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (2.54%) Visualfiles
1 5 (2.54%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (2.54%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.51%) SAP BPC
2 1 (0.51%) Exchequer
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.51%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.05%) Firewall
2 5 (2.54%) SAN
3 2 (1.02%) DNS
3 2 (1.02%) Wireless
3 2 (1.02%) VLAN
4 1 (0.51%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.51%) Network Security
4 1 (0.51%) Intranet
4 1 (0.51%) Internet
4 1 (0.51%) Extranet
4 1 (0.51%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (9.64%) SQL Server
2 10 (5.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (4.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (3.55%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (2.03%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (2.03%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (1.52%) Data Mining
7 2 (1.02%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.02%) MySQL
7 2 (1.02%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.51%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 1 (0.51%) SAP BI
8 1 (0.51%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 10 (5.08%) Rational DOORS
2 9 (4.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (4.06%) MSI
3 8 (4.06%) QuickTest Pro
4 7 (3.55%) LoadRunner
5 3 (1.52%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.02%) Subversion
7 1 (0.51%) Selenium
General
1 50 (25.38%) Finance
2 27 (13.71%) Law
3 13 (6.60%) Military
4 9 (4.57%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.03%) Marketing
6 3 (1.52%) Publishing
7 1 (0.51%) Advertising
7 1 (0.51%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.51%) Retail
Job Titles
1 55 (27.92%) Analyst
2 39 (19.80%) Project Manager
3 27 (13.71%) Architect
4 21 (10.66%) Business Analyst
5 12 (6.09%) IT Project Manager
6 10 (5.08%) Applications Support
7 9 (4.57%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
7 9 (4.57%) Developer
7 9 (4.57%) Solutions Architect
8 8 (4.06%) Tester
9 7 (3.55%) Senior Tester
9 7 (3.55%) Information Analyst
9 7 (3.55%) MI Analyst
9 7 (3.55%) Technical Leader
10 6 (3.05%) Service Analyst
10 6 (3.05%) Support Analyst
10 6 (3.05%) Applications Architect
10 6 (3.05%) Applications Support Analyst
11 5 (2.54%) Software Tester
11 5 (2.54%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (5.58%) .NET
2 9 (4.57%) HTML
2 9 (4.57%) Web Services
3 6 (3.05%) XML
3 6 (3.05%) ASP.NET
4 5 (2.54%) SailPoint
4 5 (2.54%) Middleware
5 4 (2.03%) J2EE
5 4 (2.03%) WebSphere MQ
5 4 (2.03%) WCF
5 4 (2.03%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 4 (2.03%) Oracle Fusion
6 3 (1.52%) .NET Framework
7 2 (1.02%) ADO.NET
7 2 (1.02%) COM
7 2 (1.02%) CSS
7 2 (1.02%) OCX
7 2 (1.02%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (0.51%) HTML5
8 1 (0.51%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 39 (19.80%) Management Information System
2 15 (7.61%) PMI
2 15 (7.61%) Data Protection Act
3 7 (3.55%) Visualisation
4 4 (2.03%) Blackberry
5 3 (1.52%) E-Learning
5 3 (1.52%) Human Factors
6 1 (0.51%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.51%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.51%) Learning Management System
6 1 (0.51%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 37 (18.78%) Windows
2 9 (4.57%) Linux
3 5 (2.54%) Windows 7
3 5 (2.54%) UNIX
4 4 (2.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.02%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.51%) AIX
6 1 (0.51%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (28.93%) Project Management
2 44 (22.34%) PRINCE2
3 32 (16.24%) Business Transformation
4 30 (15.23%) ITIL
5 28 (14.21%) SOA
5 28 (14.21%) Supply Chain Management
6 27 (13.71%) Test Scripting
7 22 (11.17%) Logistics
8 19 (9.64%) Scrum
9 18 (9.14%) Service Delivery
10 16 (8.12%) UML
10 16 (8.12%) Change Management
10 16 (8.12%) Data Protection
11 15 (7.61%) Supplier Management
12 14 (7.11%) Migration
12 14 (7.11%) Data Migration
13 13 (6.60%) Use Case
13 13 (6.60%) Business Intelligence
14 12 (6.09%) CRM
14 12 (6.09%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 37 (18.78%) SQL
2 12 (6.09%) C#
3 7 (3.55%) VBA
3 7 (3.55%) T-SQL
4 5 (2.54%) VB
5 4 (2.03%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.02%) VB.NET
6 2 (1.02%) VBScript
6 2 (1.02%) PHP
7 1 (0.51%) ActionScript 3.0
7 1 (0.51%) Assembly Language
7 1 (0.51%) C
7 1 (0.51%) Java
7 1 (0.51%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.51%) C++
7 1 (0.51%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 31 (15.74%) Degree
2 29 (14.72%) Security Cleared
3 20 (10.15%) APMP
4 15 (7.61%) PMP
4 15 (7.61%) PMI Certification
5 13 (6.60%) ISEB
6 6 (3.05%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 5 (2.54%) SC Cleared
8 4 (2.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (1.52%) CCNA
9 3 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (1.02%) CISSP
11 1 (0.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 1 (0.51%) Security+ Certification
11 1 (0.51%) Network+ Certification
11 1 (0.51%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.51%) ISSMP
11 1 (0.51%) CISMP
11 1 (0.51%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.58%) QA
2 5 (2.54%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.51%) COBIT
3 1 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (8.63%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.52%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.51%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 14 (7.11%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (3.05%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (1.52%) SCCM
Vendors
1 58 (29.44%) Microsoft
2 24 (12.18%) HP
3 23 (11.68%) Citrix
4 20 (10.15%) IBM
5 13 (6.60%) VMware
6 12 (6.09%) SAP
7 11 (5.58%) Salesforce.com
8 8 (4.06%) Oracle
9 7 (3.55%) Telerik
10 6 (3.05%) LANDesk
10 6 (3.05%) Altiris
11 5 (2.54%) Open Text
11 5 (2.54%) Hummingbird
11 5 (2.54%) Symantec
12 4 (2.03%) Red Hat
12 4 (2.03%) Sage
12 4 (2.03%) Remedy
13 3 (1.52%) Cognos
14 2 (1.02%) Cisco
14 2 (1.02%) AppSense
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