The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Legal
Rank 76 58 54
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -4
Permanent jobs citing Legal 7 27 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.83% 2.74% 2.30%
As % of the General category 2.28% 11.16% 6.49%
Number of salaries quoted 7 26 14
Average salary £45,000 £30,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £37,500 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
Legal
Yorkshire

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

General Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
307 242 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 36.25% 24.54% 35.41%
Number of salaries quoted 279 200 200
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Legal Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

Legal
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Legal across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Legal Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

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Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Legal within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
Sheffield -14 7 £45,000 +63.63%
Legal
Yorkshire

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 17 (56.67%) Windows
2 11 (36.67%) Mentoring
3 8 (26.67%) ISEB
3 8 (26.67%) Test Planning
3 8 (26.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (26.67%) Web Testing
3 8 (26.67%) Manual Testing
4 7 (23.33%) Law
4 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
4 7 (23.33%) C#
4 7 (23.33%) .NET
4 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
5 6 (20.00%) XSLT
5 6 (20.00%) SQL
5 6 (20.00%) Degree
5 6 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 6 (20.00%) WCF
6 4 (13.33%) SaaS
6 4 (13.33%) Retail
6 4 (13.33%) Finance
6 4 (13.33%) Linux
6 4 (13.33%) Project Management
7 3 (10.00%) SharePoint
7 3 (10.00%) E-Commerce
7 3 (10.00%) MS Office
7 3 (10.00%) Risk Management
7 3 (10.00%) Change Management
7 3 (10.00%) Validation
7 3 (10.00%) MOS
7 3 (10.00%) Line Management

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 3 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.33%) WorkSite
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) MS Office
2 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) SaaS
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) SAN
1 2 (6.67%) NAS
2 1 (3.33%) Intranet
2 1 (3.33%) LAN
2 1 (3.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 7 (23.33%) Law
2 4 (13.33%) Retail
2 4 (13.33%) Finance
3 1 (3.33%) Retail Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Private Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (30.00%) Analyst
2 8 (26.67%) Test Analyst
2 8 (26.67%) Developer
3 6 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
3 6 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 6 (20.00%) Senior Test Analyst
3 6 (20.00%) Test Leader
3 6 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Head of Development
4 3 (10.00%) IT Trainer
4 3 (10.00%) Architect
4 3 (10.00%) Trainer
4 3 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Tester
5 2 (6.67%) Software Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Software Tester
5 2 (6.67%) C++ Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) C++ Software Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Information Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (23.33%) .NET
2 6 (20.00%) XSLT
2 6 (20.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.33%) Thin Client
1 1 (3.33%) Blackberry
1 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (3.33%) Fat Client
1 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 17 (56.67%) Windows
2 4 (13.33%) Linux
3 2 (6.67%) Ubuntu
3 2 (6.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) Mentoring
2 8 (26.67%) Web Testing
2 8 (26.67%) Manual Testing
2 8 (26.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 8 (26.67%) Test Planning
3 6 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 4 (13.33%) Project Management
5 3 (10.00%) E-Commerce
5 3 (10.00%) Change Management
5 3 (10.00%) Risk Management
5 3 (10.00%) Validation
5 3 (10.00%) Line Management
5 3 (10.00%) SDLC
6 2 (6.67%) ITIL
6 2 (6.67%) Zachman Framework
6 2 (6.67%) TOGAF
6 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (3.33%) Wealth Management
7 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (3.33%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 7 (23.33%) C#
2 6 (20.00%) SQL
3 2 (6.67%) C++
4 1 (3.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (26.67%) ISEB
2 6 (20.00%) Degree
3 3 (10.00%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) QA
2 2 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.67%) VMware
3 1 (3.33%) Pega
3 1 (3.33%) Citrix
3 1 (3.33%) Symantec
3 1 (3.33%) Cisco