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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Legal
Rank 126 121 118
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -3
Permanent jobs citing Legal 114 105 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.91% 1.90% 2.16%
As % of the General category 5.29% 4.59% 5.76%
Number of salaries quoted 65 66 80
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £22,950
10% offered a salary of more than £48,800 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.11%
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
2154 2290 2134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 36.07% 41.36% 37.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1737 1840 1817
Average salary £41,500 £38,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.79% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £56,600
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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 26 January 2015.

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 26 January 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
Bristol -5 86 £32,500 -13.33% 8
Somerset +15 12 £35,000 +16.66% 6
Gloucestershire -1 4 £20,500 -60.57% 2
Dorset -20 4 - -
Wiltshire -1 2 £63,750 +64.51%
Devon - 1 - - 3
Legal
England

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 59 (26.11%) Finance
2 54 (23.89%) ITIL
3 43 (19.03%) Project Management
4 42 (18.58%) Microsoft
5 40 (17.70%) Degree
6 39 (17.26%) Law
6 39 (17.26%) SQL
7 37 (16.37%) Analytical Skills
8 36 (15.93%) Matrix Management
9 33 (14.60%) Service Delivery
9 33 (14.60%) Military
9 33 (14.60%) Security Cleared
10 32 (14.16%) Supply Chain Management
11 29 (12.83%) Logistics
11 29 (12.83%) MS Office
11 29 (12.83%) UML
11 29 (12.83%) SOA
12 28 (12.39%) PRINCE2
13 26 (11.50%) Management Information System
14 25 (11.06%) .NET
15 24 (10.62%) SQL Server
15 24 (10.62%) C#
15 24 (10.62%) Windows
15 24 (10.62%) MS Excel
15 24 (10.62%) BPMN
16 23 (10.18%) Line Management
16 23 (10.18%) IBM
17 22 (9.73%) TOGAF
17 22 (9.73%) Use Case
17 22 (9.73%) Business Transformation

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 12 (5.31%) SharePoint
2 8 (3.54%) WebLogic
2 8 (3.54%) Oracle Service Bus
2 8 (3.54%) JBoss
2 8 (3.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (1.77%) MS Exchange
4 2 (0.88%) Drupal
5 1 (0.44%) IIS
5 1 (0.44%) Lync
5 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 29 (12.83%) MS Office
2 24 (10.62%) MS Excel
3 10 (4.42%) MS Project
4 5 (2.21%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.44%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 3 (1.33%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.33%) SaaS
2 2 (0.88%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.33%) LTE
2 1 (0.44%) Unified Communications
2 1 (0.44%) VoIP
2 1 (0.44%) Extranet
2 1 (0.44%) Firewall
2 1 (0.44%) Wireless
2 1 (0.44%) IMAP
2 1 (0.44%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (10.62%) SQL Server
2 15 (6.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 15 (6.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (5.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (3.54%) Oracle Database 11g
4 8 (3.54%) Oracle Database
5 6 (2.65%) QlikView
6 3 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.33%) RDBMS
6 3 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (1.33%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 14 (6.19%) Visual Studio
2 8 (3.54%) Eclipse
2 8 (3.54%) JDeveloper
2 8 (3.54%) Maven
2 8 (3.54%) JUnit
2 8 (3.54%) Hudson
3 5 (2.21%) JIRA
3 5 (2.21%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (1.77%) QuickTest Pro
5 3 (1.33%) LoadRunner
5 3 (1.33%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (0.44%) Selenium
6 1 (0.44%) Subversion
General
1 59 (26.11%) Finance
2 39 (17.26%) Law
3 33 (14.60%) Military
4 10 (4.42%) Marketing
5 8 (3.54%) Retail
6 6 (2.65%) Aerospace
7 5 (2.21%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.77%) Publishing
8 4 (1.77%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.88%) Automotive
9 2 (0.88%) French Language
9 2 (0.88%) German Language
Job Titles
1 35 (15.49%) Architect
1 35 (15.49%) Analyst
2 28 (12.39%) Developer
3 25 (11.06%) Project Manager
4 15 (6.64%) Solutions Architect
5 12 (5.31%) Business Analyst
5 12 (5.31%) Service Manager
5 12 (5.31%) MI Analyst
6 9 (3.98%) .NET Developer
7 8 (3.54%) IT Services Manager
7 8 (3.54%) Java Developer
8 7 (3.10%) Enterprise Architect
8 7 (3.10%) Administrator
8 7 (3.10%) Information Analyst
8 7 (3.10%) Service Desk Manager
8 7 (3.10%) Consultant
8 7 (3.10%) Service Analyst
9 6 (2.65%) Lead Developer
9 6 (2.65%) Test Manager
9 6 (2.65%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (11.06%) .NET
2 19 (8.41%) Web Services
3 18 (7.96%) XML
4 16 (7.08%) ASP.NET
5 14 (6.19%) WCF
6 12 (5.31%) JSP
7 9 (3.98%) WPF
8 8 (3.54%) Oracle Fusion
8 8 (3.54%) Apache CXF
8 8 (3.54%) Spring Batch
8 8 (3.54%) J2EE
8 8 (3.54%) JDBC
8 8 (3.54%) XML Schema
8 8 (3.54%) Middleware
8 8 (3.54%) Hibernate
8 8 (3.54%) Spring
9 6 (2.65%) jQuery
10 5 (2.21%) Ajax
11 4 (1.77%) .NET Framework
11 4 (1.77%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 37 (16.37%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (11.50%) Management Information System
3 10 (4.42%) PMI
4 9 (3.98%) Visualisation
5 5 (2.21%) Copywriting
5 5 (2.21%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (1.77%) LPAR
7 2 (0.88%) User Experience
8 1 (0.44%) Blog
8 1 (0.44%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.44%) Social Media
8 1 (0.44%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.44%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.44%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.44%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.44%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 24 (10.62%) Windows
2 11 (4.87%) Linux
3 8 (3.54%) Windows 7
4 6 (2.65%) UNIX
5 5 (2.21%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (2.21%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (23.89%) ITIL
2 43 (19.03%) Project Management
3 36 (15.93%) Matrix Management
4 33 (14.60%) Service Delivery
5 32 (14.16%) Supply Chain Management
6 29 (12.83%) Logistics
6 29 (12.83%) UML
6 29 (12.83%) SOA
7 28 (12.39%) PRINCE2
8 24 (10.62%) BPMN
9 23 (10.18%) Line Management
10 22 (9.73%) Business Transformation
10 22 (9.73%) TOGAF
10 22 (9.73%) Use Case
11 20 (8.85%) Business Analysis
12 19 (8.41%) Agile Software Development
13 16 (7.08%) Change Management
14 15 (6.64%) Business Intelligence
14 15 (6.64%) Service Management
14 15 (6.64%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (17.26%) SQL
2 24 (10.62%) C#
3 15 (6.64%) T-SQL
4 11 (4.87%) VBA
5 10 (4.42%) Java
5 10 (4.42%) JavaScript
6 8 (3.54%) XQuery
7 6 (2.65%) PHP
8 4 (1.77%) ABAP
9 3 (1.33%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.44%) VB
10 1 (0.44%) VB6
10 1 (0.44%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.44%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 40 (17.70%) Degree
2 33 (14.60%) Security Cleared
3 14 (6.19%) APMP
4 11 (4.87%) SC Cleared
5 10 (4.42%) PMP
5 10 (4.42%) PMI Certification
6 6 (2.65%) CISM
6 6 (2.65%) CISSP
7 5 (2.21%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (2.21%) CISA
8 2 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (0.88%) AAT
9 1 (0.44%) ISEB
9 1 (0.44%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.44%) ISSAP
9 1 (0.44%) ISSMP
9 1 (0.44%) Avaya Certification
9 1 (0.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.19%) SLA
2 5 (2.21%) QA
3 3 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.88%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.44%) Solvency II
System Software
1 17 (7.52%) Active Directory
2 9 (3.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.77%) XenApp
3 4 (1.77%) KVM
4 3 (1.33%) NFS
Systems Management
1 12 (5.31%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (2.21%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (0.88%) SCCM
4 1 (0.44%) SCOM
4 1 (0.44%) WSUS
Vendors
1 42 (18.58%) Microsoft
2 23 (10.18%) IBM
3 18 (7.96%) HP
4 13 (5.75%) Oracle
5 10 (4.42%) VMware
6 9 (3.98%) SAP
7 6 (2.65%) Citrix
8 5 (2.21%) Metastorm
8 5 (2.21%) RedPrairie
9 4 (1.77%) Cisco
10 3 (1.33%) Amdocs
10 3 (1.33%) Remedy
11 2 (0.88%) Telerik
11 2 (0.88%) Hummingbird
11 2 (0.88%) Open Text
11 2 (0.88%) Interwoven
11 2 (0.88%) Avaya
12 1 (0.44%) CheckPoint
12 1 (0.44%) Progress
12 1 (0.44%) Twitter
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