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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Legal
Rank 97 75 79
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +4
Permanent jobs citing Legal 12 34 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.87% 2.53% 1.19%
As % of the General category 2.11% 6.87% 4.11%
Number of salaries quoted 6 34 15
Average salary £32,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,250 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £37,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+15.23% -11.17%
Legal
UK

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

General Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
569 495 365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 41.08% 36.80% 28.90%
Number of salaries quoted 484 406 314
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,720 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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Salary Trend in Wales

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

Legal Salary Trend in Wales

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Salary Histogram in Wales

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

Legal Salary Histogram in Wales

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Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Legal within the Wales region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
South Wales -29 11 £24,000 -36.00%
North Wales - 1 £40,000 -
Legal
UK

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Wales 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 (65.38%) Finance
2 9 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (26.92%) Banking
4 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 6 (23.08%) Business Transformation
4 6 (23.08%) Mentoring
5 5 (19.23%) Back Office
5 5 (19.23%) Project Management
5 5 (19.23%) MS Office
5 5 (19.23%) Internet
6 4 (15.38%) CSS
6 4 (15.38%) HTML
6 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
6 4 (15.38%) PRINCE2
6 4 (15.38%) Service Delivery
6 4 (15.38%) Financial Institution
6 4 (15.38%) HTML5
6 4 (15.38%) Learning Management System
6 4 (15.38%) Content Management
6 4 (15.38%) jQuery
6 4 (15.38%) Coaching
6 4 (15.38%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (15.38%) CSS3
7 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (11.54%) APMP
7 3 (11.54%) Law
7 3 (11.54%) Visualfiles
7 3 (11.54%) PRINCE
8 2 (7.69%) Six Sigma

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Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Wales 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.

Applications
1 5 (19.23%) MS Office
2 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.85%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Visualfiles
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) Internet
2 1 (3.85%) DPNSS
2 1 (3.85%) QSIG
2 1 (3.85%) LAN
2 1 (3.85%) VoIP
2 1 (3.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
General
1 17 (65.38%) Finance
2 7 (26.92%) Banking
3 5 (19.23%) Back Office
4 4 (15.38%) Financial Institution
5 3 (11.54%) Law
6 1 (3.85%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Developer
2 4 (15.38%) Front-End Developer
2 4 (15.38%) Project Manager
2 4 (15.38%) Services Delivery Manager
2 4 (15.38%) Service Manager
2 4 (15.38%) Delivery Manager
3 3 (11.54%) Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) Senior Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Senior Procurement Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Case Management Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Buyer
4 2 (7.69%) Senior Buyer
4 2 (7.69%) IT Buyer
4 2 (7.69%) Senior IT Buyer
4 2 (7.69%) Supplier Relationship Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Relationships Manager
4 2 (7.69%) IT Procurement Manager
4 2 (7.69%) IT Trainer
4 2 (7.69%) Procurement Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) CSS
1 4 (15.38%) jQuery
1 4 (15.38%) HTML5
1 4 (15.38%) CSS3
1 4 (15.38%) HTML
2 1 (3.85%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Learning Management System
2 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.69%) E-Learning
4 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (23.08%) Business Transformation
2 6 (23.08%) Mentoring
3 5 (19.23%) Project Management
4 4 (15.38%) Service Delivery
4 4 (15.38%) PRINCE2
4 4 (15.38%) Content Management
4 4 (15.38%) Coaching
4 4 (15.38%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (11.54%) PRINCE
6 2 (7.69%) Six Sigma
6 2 (7.69%) Change Management
6 2 (7.69%) Data Analysis
7 1 (3.85%) Business Analysis
7 1 (3.85%) Lean Six Sigma
7 1 (3.85%) Wealth Management
7 1 (3.85%) Investment Management
7 1 (3.85%) Time Management
7 1 (3.85%) Financial Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.85%) VB.NET
2 1 (3.85%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) APMP
2 2 (7.69%) ECDL
2 2 (7.69%) Degree
3 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) IIBA
3 1 (3.85%) MCP
3 1 (3.85%) CCNA
3 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.85%) Cisco