The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Legal
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 61 48
Rank change year-on-year +10 -13  
Permanent jobs citing Legal 2 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 0.85% 1.25% 1.11%
As % of the General category 2.15% 3.05% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 4
Median salary £50,000 - £36,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -4.44% +5.88%  

Legal is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Cheltenham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 93 164 183
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 39.57% 41.10% 50.97%
Number of salaries quoted 78 124 162
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £31,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Legal
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheltenham citing Legal as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Legal in Cheltenham

Legal
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Salary trend for Legal in Cheltenham

Legal
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Legal in Cheltenham over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Legal in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT jobs citing Legal also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheltenham region with a requirement for Legal.

1 5 (71.43%) C
1 5 (71.43%) C++
1 5 (71.43%) Ethical Hacking
1 5 (71.43%) DV Cleared
1 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
1 5 (71.43%) Reverse Engineering
1 5 (71.43%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (57.14%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) MATLAB
3 3 (42.86%) PhD
3 3 (42.86%) Machine Learning
3 3 (42.86%) Big Data
4 2 (28.57%) Metasploit
4 2 (28.57%) SDLC
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
4 2 (28.57%) CREST Certified
4 2 (28.57%) ECSA
4 2 (28.57%) EC-Council LPT
4 2 (28.57%) EnCase
4 2 (28.57%) Forensic Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) Numerate Degree
4 2 (28.57%) Apple iOS
4 2 (28.57%) GPEN
4 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
4 2 (28.57%) Android
4 2 (28.57%) CEH
4 2 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Degree
4 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
4 2 (28.57%) EnCE

Legal
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Network Security
1 2 (28.57%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Metasploit
General
1 2 (28.57%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Research Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Android
2 2 (28.57%) Apple iOS
2 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Mac OS X
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
2 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Cybersecurity
1 5 (71.43%) Ethical Hacking
1 5 (71.43%) Reverse Engineering
2 3 (42.86%) Machine Learning
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Cryptography
3 2 (28.57%) Forensic Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
3 2 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (28.57%) SDLC
3 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) C
1 5 (71.43%) C++
2 3 (42.86%) MATLAB
3 2 (28.57%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) DV Cleared
1 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) PhD
3 2 (28.57%) CEH
3 2 (28.57%) CREST Certified
3 2 (28.57%) Degree
3 2 (28.57%) EC-Council LPT
3 2 (28.57%) ECSA
3 2 (28.57%) EnCE
3 2 (28.57%) GCFA
3 2 (28.57%) GIAC
3 2 (28.57%) GPEN
3 2 (28.57%) Numerate Degree
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) EnCase
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Citrix