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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Legal
Rank 203 188 138
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -50
Permanent jobs citing Legal 47 66 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.83% 1.08% 1.63%
As % of the General category 2.20% 2.92% 4.12%
Number of salaries quoted 37 41 64
Average salary £42,500 £33,500 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.86% -12.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £49,550
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +7.50%
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
2136 2263 2306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 37.75% 36.96% 39.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1709 1664 1762
Average salary £42,500 £41,151 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.27% +2.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 30 April 2016.

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 30 April 2016. 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 26 £42,500 +20.56% 4
Devon +6 10 £30,500 +24.48% 1
Wiltshire -6 5 £47,500 +20.25%
Gloucestershire +7 3 £60,000 +79.10% 1
Somerset -9 1 £28,000 +47.36% 1
Legal
England

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 42 (36.52%) Degree
2 33 (28.70%) Finance
3 29 (25.22%) Microsoft
4 26 (22.61%) Project Management
5 23 (20.00%) Management Information System
5 23 (20.00%) Risk Management
5 23 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 20 (17.39%) CISM
6 20 (17.39%) CISSP
7 19 (16.52%) ERP
7 19 (16.52%) SC Cleared
7 19 (16.52%) Security Cleared
7 19 (16.52%) Information Security
8 18 (15.65%) Oracle
9 17 (14.78%) Windows
9 17 (14.78%) Law
9 17 (14.78%) Freedom of Information
9 17 (14.78%) Electronic Trading
9 17 (14.78%) System Testing
9 17 (14.78%) Web Application Development
10 16 (13.91%) ISMS
10 16 (13.91%) Security Management
11 15 (13.04%) C#
12 14 (12.17%) JavaScript
12 14 (12.17%) Information Security Management
13 13 (11.30%) Stakeholder Management
13 13 (11.30%) SQL Server
13 13 (11.30%) Analytical Skills
13 13 (11.30%) Malware Detection/Protection
13 13 (11.30%) IISP

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 (10.43%) IIS
2 4 (3.48%) Skype for Business
3 3 (2.61%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (2.61%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.61%) Node.js
3 3 (2.61%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.74%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.87%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.87%) CMS
5 1 (0.87%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 10 (8.70%) MS Office
2 7 (6.09%) MS Project
3 4 (3.48%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.74%) Teamcenter
1 2 (1.74%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.74%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.87%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.96%) Intranet
2 7 (6.09%) Extranet
2 7 (6.09%) Internet
3 4 (3.48%) DHCP
3 4 (3.48%) DNS
3 4 (3.48%) SSL
4 3 (2.61%) FTP
4 3 (2.61%) NAS
4 3 (2.61%) SAN
5 2 (1.74%) Firewall
5 2 (1.74%) IP Telephony
5 2 (1.74%) Network Security
5 2 (1.74%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.74%) VLAN
6 1 (0.87%) HTTP
6 1 (0.87%) MPLS
6 1 (0.87%) NetScreen
6 1 (0.87%) OSPF
6 1 (0.87%) VPN
6 1 (0.87%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (11.30%) SQL Server
2 10 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (7.83%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (7.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 9 (7.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (6.09%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
5 3 (2.61%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.61%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (2.61%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (2.61%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.87%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (2.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (2.61%) Bitbucket
1 3 (2.61%) JIRA
1 3 (2.61%) Selenium
1 3 (2.61%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (2.61%) WebDriver
General
1 33 (28.70%) Finance
2 17 (14.78%) Law
3 10 (8.70%) Retail
4 4 (3.48%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.74%) Aerospace
5 2 (1.74%) Finnish Language
5 2 (1.74%) Hungarian Language
5 2 (1.74%) Marketing
5 2 (1.74%) Military
5 2 (1.74%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.87%) Banking
6 1 (0.87%) Billing
6 1 (0.87%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.87%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 35 (30.43%) Developer
2 24 (20.87%) Analyst
3 17 (14.78%) Project Manager
4 16 (13.91%) Security Manager
5 13 (11.30%) Business Analyst
6 12 (10.43%) IT Manager
7 11 (9.57%) Information Manager
7 11 (9.57%) Information Security Manager
8 10 (8.70%) HTML Developer
8 10 (8.70%) JavaScript Developer
9 9 (7.83%) Integration Developer
10 8 (6.96%) Senior Developer
10 8 (6.96%) Web Developer
11 7 (6.09%) Analyst Developer
11 7 (6.09%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 7 (6.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 7 (6.09%) C# Developer
11 7 (6.09%) Senior Analyst
11 7 (6.09%) Senior Analyst Developer
11 7 (6.09%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (10.43%) .NET
2 11 (9.57%) DHTML
2 11 (9.57%) HTML
3 8 (6.96%) ASP.NET
4 5 (4.35%) XML
5 4 (3.48%) XSLT
6 3 (2.61%) ActiveX
6 3 (2.61%) AngularJS
6 3 (2.61%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (2.61%) OpenLayers
7 2 (1.74%) MDX
8 1 (0.87%) WSDL
8 1 (0.87%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 23 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 17 (14.78%) Freedom of Information
3 13 (11.30%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (9.57%) W3C
5 7 (6.09%) Computer Science
6 6 (5.22%) CESG
6 6 (5.22%) Data Protection Act
7 5 (4.35%) Data Centre
8 4 (3.48%) Blackberry
8 4 (3.48%) PMI
9 3 (2.61%) Statistics
10 1 (0.87%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.87%) FMCG
10 1 (0.87%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.87%) Psychology
10 1 (0.87%) Streaming Music
10 1 (0.87%) User Experience
10 1 (0.87%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 17 (14.78%) Windows
2 6 (5.22%) Windows Server
3 4 (3.48%) Linux
3 4 (3.48%) Windows 7
3 4 (3.48%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (2.61%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (22.61%) Project Management
2 23 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 19 (16.52%) ERP
3 19 (16.52%) Information Security
4 17 (14.78%) Electronic Trading
4 17 (14.78%) System Testing
4 17 (14.78%) Web Application Development
5 16 (13.91%) ISMS
5 16 (13.91%) Security Management
6 14 (12.17%) Information Security Management
7 13 (11.30%) Malware Detection/Protection
7 13 (11.30%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (10.43%) Incident Management
9 11 (9.57%) Matrix Management
9 11 (9.57%) Network Management
9 11 (9.57%) Supplier Management
10 10 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (8.70%) ITIL
10 10 (8.70%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 15 (13.04%) C#
2 14 (12.17%) JavaScript
3 10 (8.70%) SQL
4 8 (6.96%) C
5 6 (5.22%) VB
6 4 (3.48%) C++
7 3 (2.61%) Java
7 3 (2.61%) PHP
7 3 (2.61%) VBA
7 3 (2.61%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 42 (36.52%) Degree
2 20 (17.39%) CISM
2 20 (17.39%) CISSP
3 19 (16.52%) SC Cleared
3 19 (16.52%) Security Cleared
4 13 (11.30%) IISP
5 9 (7.83%) DV Cleared
6 8 (6.96%) CISA
7 6 (5.22%) MBCS
8 5 (4.35%) APMP
8 5 (4.35%) CompTIA Security+
8 5 (4.35%) Security+ Certification
9 4 (3.48%) CCNA
9 4 (3.48%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (3.48%) PMI Certification
10 3 (2.61%) A+ Certification
10 3 (2.61%) MCP
10 3 (2.61%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (2.61%) Network+ Certification
10 3 (2.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (6.09%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (0.87%) ISO 9000
3 1 (0.87%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.87%) QA
3 1 (0.87%) SLA
3 1 (0.87%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 6 (5.22%) ACF2
1 6 (5.22%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.61%) XenApp
4 1 (0.87%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (4.35%) SCCM
2 4 (3.48%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (2.61%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.87%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 29 (25.22%) Microsoft
2 18 (15.65%) Oracle
3 11 (9.57%) Infor
4 5 (4.35%) Cisco
4 5 (4.35%) iManage
5 4 (3.48%) Blue Coat
5 4 (3.48%) Citrix
5 4 (3.48%) Forcepoint
5 4 (3.48%) Infoblox
5 4 (3.48%) Intel Security
5 4 (3.48%) Juniper
5 4 (3.48%) VMware
6 2 (1.74%) Avaya
6 2 (1.74%) IBM
6 2 (1.74%) SAP
6 2 (1.74%) Telerik
7 1 (0.87%) Dell
7 1 (0.87%) HP
7 1 (0.87%) Rackspace
7 1 (0.87%) Sage
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