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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Legal
Rank 186 141 103
Rank change year-on-year
-45 -38
Permanent jobs citing Legal 62 95 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.01% 1.64% 2.49%
As % of the General category 2.72% 4.06% 6.74%
Number of salaries quoted 37 63 80
Average salary £33,500 £39,000 £33,875
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.10% +15.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,800 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
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
2276 2338 2017
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 36.93% 40.37% 36.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1694 1828 1652
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +2.38%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 -33 31 £35,250 -17.05% 4
Somerset +12 9 £19,000 -36.66% 2
Dorset -17 7 - - 2
Gloucestershire -16 6 £33,500 -10.66% 1
Wiltshire +6 5 £39,500 -7.05% 1
Devon -3 3 £24,500 +11.36% 1
Legal
England

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 50 (28.41%) Microsoft
2 47 (26.70%) ITIL
2 47 (26.70%) Degree
3 43 (24.43%) Finance
3 43 (24.43%) Analytical Skills
4 39 (22.16%) SQL
5 33 (18.75%) Military
6 31 (17.61%) Windows
7 30 (17.05%) Law
8 28 (15.91%) Service Delivery
9 25 (14.20%) .NET
9 25 (14.20%) Management Information System
9 25 (14.20%) Matrix Management
10 24 (13.64%) MS Excel
11 23 (13.07%) Logistics
11 23 (13.07%) Security Cleared
12 22 (12.50%) C#
12 22 (12.50%) SQL Server
12 22 (12.50%) Active Directory
13 21 (11.93%) SLA
13 21 (11.93%) Supply Chain Management
14 20 (11.36%) UML
15 19 (10.80%) MS Office
15 19 (10.80%) TOGAF
16 18 (10.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 18 (10.23%) ASP.NET
17 16 (9.09%) Web Services
17 16 (9.09%) IBM
17 16 (9.09%) Project Management
17 16 (9.09%) Information Security

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 9 (5.11%) SharePoint
2 6 (3.41%) WorkSite
3 4 (2.27%) IIS
3 4 (2.27%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.70%) CMS
5 2 (1.14%) Drupal
5 2 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.57%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (0.57%) Lync
6 1 (0.57%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2000
6 1 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.57%) JBoss
6 1 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 24 (13.64%) MS Excel
2 19 (10.80%) MS Office
3 3 (1.70%) Photoshop
3 3 (1.70%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.70%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (1.14%) SPSS
5 1 (0.57%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 3 (1.70%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.14%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.57%) FLEXCUBE
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.70%) SaaS
2 2 (1.14%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.84%) DHCP
1 5 (2.84%) TCP/IP
1 5 (2.84%) DNS
2 4 (2.27%) Internet
3 3 (1.70%) Wireless
4 2 (1.14%) Network Security
4 2 (1.14%) Firewall
4 2 (1.14%) SAN
5 1 (0.57%) DMZ
5 1 (0.57%) Intranet
5 1 (0.57%) VoIP
5 1 (0.57%) Extranet
5 1 (0.57%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.57%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 18 (10.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (7.95%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (6.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (2.84%) QlikView
6 4 (2.27%) RDBMS
6 4 (2.27%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.57%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.57%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.57%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 15 (8.52%) Visual Studio
2 6 (3.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (2.84%) JIRA
4 3 (1.70%) Dreamweaver
5 2 (1.14%) Subversion
6 1 (0.57%) Maven
6 1 (0.57%) JUnit
6 1 (0.57%) JDeveloper
6 1 (0.57%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.57%) Hudson
General
1 43 (24.43%) Finance
2 33 (18.75%) Military
3 30 (17.05%) Law
4 15 (8.52%) Marketing
5 8 (4.55%) Retail
6 6 (3.41%) Aerospace
7 3 (1.70%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.70%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.57%) Banking
8 1 (0.57%) Advertising
8 1 (0.57%) Billing
8 1 (0.57%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.57%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (15.34%) Analyst
2 25 (14.20%) Architect
3 20 (11.36%) Developer
4 15 (8.52%) MI Analyst
5 12 (6.82%) Service Manager
6 11 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
7 10 (5.68%) Applications Support
8 9 (5.11%) Information Analyst
9 8 (4.55%) IT Services Manager
9 8 (4.55%) Support Analyst
9 8 (4.55%) Designer
10 7 (3.98%) Test Manager
10 7 (3.98%) Trainer
10 7 (3.98%) Service Desk Manager
10 7 (3.98%) Enterprise Architect
11 6 (3.41%) .NET Developer
11 6 (3.41%) Consultant
11 6 (3.41%) Lead Developer
12 5 (2.84%) IT Trainer
12 5 (2.84%) Applications Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (14.20%) .NET
2 18 (10.23%) ASP.NET
3 16 (9.09%) Web Services
4 15 (8.52%) WCF
5 12 (6.82%) XML
6 9 (5.11%) jQuery
7 7 (3.98%) .NET Framework
7 7 (3.98%) WPF
7 7 (3.98%) HTML
8 6 (3.41%) CSS
9 5 (2.84%) JSP
9 5 (2.84%) SAP Basis
10 4 (2.27%) JSON
10 4 (2.27%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (2.27%) Ajax
11 2 (1.14%) LAMP
11 2 (1.14%) ADO.NET
12 1 (0.57%) JDBC
12 1 (0.57%) DHTML
12 1 (0.57%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 43 (24.43%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (14.20%) Management Information System
3 14 (7.95%) Visualisation
4 5 (2.84%) Video Conferencing
4 5 (2.84%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (2.84%) User Experience
5 4 (2.27%) Freedom of Information
5 4 (2.27%) Smartphone
5 4 (2.27%) Data Protection Act
5 4 (2.27%) Freedom of Information Act
5 4 (2.27%) Mathematics
5 4 (2.27%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.27%) Copywriting
5 4 (2.27%) Blog
6 3 (1.70%) Physics
6 3 (1.70%) Chemistry
6 3 (1.70%) Mainframe
6 3 (1.70%) LPAR
6 3 (1.70%) Digital Media
6 3 (1.70%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 31 (17.61%) Windows
2 13 (7.39%) Linux
3 11 (6.25%) UNIX
4 8 (4.55%) Windows 7
5 5 (2.84%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (2.27%) Windows XP
6 4 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (1.70%) Android
8 2 (1.14%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.57%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (26.70%) ITIL
2 28 (15.91%) Service Delivery
3 25 (14.20%) Matrix Management
4 23 (13.07%) Logistics
5 21 (11.93%) Supply Chain Management
6 20 (11.36%) UML
7 19 (10.80%) TOGAF
8 16 (9.09%) Use Case
8 16 (9.09%) Project Management
8 16 (9.09%) Information Security
8 16 (9.09%) BPMN
8 16 (9.09%) Performance Management
9 15 (8.52%) PRINCE2
10 14 (7.95%) Business Intelligence
10 14 (7.95%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (7.95%) Line Management
11 12 (6.82%) Data Protection
12 11 (6.25%) Time Management
12 11 (6.25%) Mentoring
12 11 (6.25%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (22.16%) SQL
2 22 (12.50%) C#
3 15 (8.52%) VBA
4 11 (6.25%) JavaScript
5 10 (5.68%) T-SQL
6 8 (4.55%) PHP
7 6 (3.41%) VB.NET
8 5 (2.84%) ABAP
9 3 (1.70%) C
9 3 (1.70%) Java
10 1 (0.57%) VBScript
10 1 (0.57%) VB
10 1 (0.57%) XQuery
10 1 (0.57%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.57%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 47 (26.70%) Degree
2 23 (13.07%) Security Cleared
3 13 (7.39%) SC Cleared
4 8 (4.55%) DV Cleared
5 7 (3.98%) CISSP
6 5 (2.84%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (1.70%) CISM
8 2 (1.14%) CISA
9 1 (0.57%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.57%) CCNP
9 1 (0.57%) CCDA
9 1 (0.57%) CCDP
9 1 (0.57%) ISEB
9 1 (0.57%) ISSAP
9 1 (0.57%) ISSMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (11.93%) SLA
2 12 (6.82%) QA
3 8 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (2.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (2.27%) PCI DSS
4 4 (2.27%) Data Quality
5 2 (1.14%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 22 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.70%) XenApp
2 3 (1.70%) KVM
3 1 (0.57%) Postfix
3 1 (0.57%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (2.84%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 5 (2.84%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.70%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.57%) WSUS
3 1 (0.57%) SCCM
3 1 (0.57%) SCOM
Vendors
1 50 (28.41%) Microsoft
2 16 (9.09%) IBM
3 10 (5.68%) HP
3 10 (5.68%) SAP
4 6 (3.41%) Oracle
4 6 (3.41%) Twitter
5 5 (2.84%) RedPrairie
5 5 (2.84%) Citrix
5 5 (2.84%) Avaya
6 4 (2.27%) Cisco
6 4 (2.27%) VMware
7 3 (1.70%) Google
7 3 (1.70%) Intel
7 3 (1.70%) Apple
7 3 (1.70%) Adobe
8 2 (1.14%) Progress
8 2 (1.14%) Dell
8 2 (1.14%) CheckPoint
8 2 (1.14%) Metastorm
9 1 (0.57%) Zend
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