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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Legal
Rank 68 59 43
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -16
Permanent jobs citing Legal 2 2 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.31% 0.39% 3.08%
As % of the General category 1.20% 1.31% 8.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 4
Average salary £50,000 £68,750 £18,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% +281.94%
UK excluding London average salary £41,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.76% +6.25%
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
167 153 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 26.30% 29.54% 34.70%
Number of salaries quoted 131 134 142
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +32.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,000 £47,500 £58,100
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Legal within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014. 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
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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
Newcastle upon Tyne -8 2 £50,000 -27.27% 1
Legal
North East

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 5 (62.50%) ITIL
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) Change Management
3 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (25.00%) MS Project
3 2 (25.00%) MS Office
3 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) Murex
3 2 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (25.00%) Investment Banking
3 2 (25.00%) Derivative
3 2 (25.00%) Equity Derivative
3 2 (25.00%) Corporate Banking
3 2 (25.00%) MiFID
3 2 (25.00%) Wealth Management
3 2 (25.00%) Credit Risk
3 2 (25.00%) Market Risk
3 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (25.00%) Portfolio Management
3 2 (25.00%) Analytics
3 2 (25.00%) EMIR
3 2 (25.00%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (25.00%) Banking

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Project
1 2 (25.00%) MS Office
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Investment Banking
2 2 (25.00%) Corporate Banking
2 2 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (12.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Consultant
1 2 (25.00%) Account Manager
1 2 (25.00%) Client Relationship Manager
1 2 (25.00%) Client Account Manager
1 2 (25.00%) Relationships Manager
2 1 (12.50%) PC Support
2 1 (12.50%) Designer
2 1 (12.50%) IT Technician
2 1 (12.50%) Desktop Technician
2 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 2 (25.00%) Derivative
1 2 (25.00%) Equity Derivative
1 2 (25.00%) Credit Risk
1 2 (25.00%) Market Risk
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (12.50%) Windows 2000 Server
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) Change Management
3 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (25.00%) Wealth Management
3 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (25.00%) Portfolio Management
3 2 (25.00%) Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) Content Management
4 1 (12.50%) Document Management
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) MiFID
1 2 (25.00%) EMIR
1 2 (25.00%) Dodd-Frank
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (25.00%) Murex