The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Legal
Rank - 53 58
Permanent jobs citing Legal 0 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear - 0.28% 0.77%
As % of the General category - 1.20% 3.20%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Average salary - £42,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.67%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +8.10%
Legal
North East

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

General Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
161 83 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 31.63% 23.06% 24.18%
Number of salaries quoted 130 66 111
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,880 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £56,730 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Legal
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Legal Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

Legal
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 2 (100.00%) Murex
1 2 (100.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Investment Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Derivative
1 2 (100.00%) Equity Derivative
1 2 (100.00%) Corporate Banking
1 2 (100.00%) MiFID
1 2 (100.00%) Wealth Management
1 2 (100.00%) Credit Risk
1 2 (100.00%) Market Risk
1 2 (100.00%) Portfolio Management
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) EMIR
1 2 (100.00%) Dodd-Frank
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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.

General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Investment Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 2 (100.00%) Derivative
1 2 (100.00%) Equity Derivative
1 2 (100.00%) Credit Risk
1 2 (100.00%) Market Risk
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 2 (100.00%) Wealth Management
1 2 (100.00%) Portfolio Management
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) MiFID
1 2 (100.00%) EMIR
1 2 (100.00%) Dodd-Frank
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Murex