The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Legal
North West / Cheshire
Rank 88 76 98
Rank change year-on-year -12 +22  
Permanent jobs citing Legal 4 23 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.38% 1.77% 1.48%
As % of the General category 0.95% 3.55% 3.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1 15 14
Median salary £60,000 £57,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +52.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.55% -  

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 Cheshire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 421 648 801
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 39.49% 49.92% 45.56%
Number of salaries quoted 322 534 551
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -3.03%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £22,100 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Legal
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire 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 Cheshire

Legal
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Legal in Cheshire

Legal
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Legal within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crewe - 1 - -
Macclesfield - 1 - -
Legal
North West

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Legal.

1 17 (73.91%) Finance
2 11 (47.83%) Risk Management
3 10 (43.48%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (34.78%) Solvency II
4 8 (34.78%) Project Governance
5 6 (26.09%) People Management
5 6 (26.09%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
5 6 (26.09%) Project Planning
6 5 (21.74%) Regulatory Compliance
7 4 (17.39%) iPad
7 4 (17.39%) Degree
7 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (17.39%) Management Information System
7 4 (17.39%) SQL
8 3 (13.04%) Windows
8 3 (13.04%) ITIL
8 3 (13.04%) Service Management
8 3 (13.04%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (13.04%) Programme Management
8 3 (13.04%) Law
8 3 (13.04%) Manufacturing
8 3 (13.04%) QA
8 3 (13.04%) Supplier Management
8 3 (13.04%) User Experience
9 2 (8.70%) Software Asset Management
9 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (8.70%) IT Asset Management
9 2 (8.70%) OLAP Cube
9 2 (8.70%) SDLC
9 2 (8.70%) Windows Server

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) OLAP
1 2 (8.70%) OLAP Cube
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 17 (73.91%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Law
2 3 (13.04%) Manufacturing
2 3 (13.04%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (4.35%) Front Office
3 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Analyst
2 6 (26.09%) Project Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Project Director
4 2 (8.70%) .NET Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Business Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Support
4 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Portfolio Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Product Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Product Business Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Product Owner
4 2 (8.70%) SQL Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Support Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Technical Business Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Technical Product Owner
4 2 (8.70%) VB.NET Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) iPad
1 4 (17.39%) Management Information System
2 3 (13.04%) User Experience
3 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.70%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.35%) Credit Derivative
4 1 (4.35%) Derivative
4 1 (4.35%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (4.35%) Fixed Income
4 1 (4.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (4.35%) Interest Rate Derivative
4 1 (4.35%) Smartphone
4 1 (4.35%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Windows
2 2 (8.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Risk Management
2 10 (43.48%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (34.78%) Project Governance
4 6 (26.09%) People Management
4 6 (26.09%) Project Planning
4 6 (26.09%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
5 5 (21.74%) Regulatory Compliance
6 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (13.04%) ITIL
7 3 (13.04%) Programme Management
7 3 (13.04%) Service Management
7 3 (13.04%) Supplier Management
8 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (8.70%) IT Asset Management
8 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
8 2 (8.70%) Process Improvement
8 2 (8.70%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (8.70%) Software Asset Management
8 2 (8.70%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) SQL
2 2 (8.70%) T-SQL
2 2 (8.70%) VB
2 2 (8.70%) VB.NET
2 2 (8.70%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) CISA
2 2 (8.70%) CISSP
3 1 (4.35%) ACCA
3 1 (4.35%) CIMA
3 1 (4.35%) CISM
3 1 (4.35%) CNA
3 1 (4.35%) CNE
3 1 (4.35%) CompTIA Security+
3 1 (4.35%) CRISC
3 1 (4.35%) MCSE
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.35%) Novell Certification
3 1 (4.35%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (34.78%) Solvency II
2 3 (13.04%) QA
3 1 (4.35%) BS25999
3 1 (4.35%) COBIT
3 1 (4.35%) COSO
3 1 (4.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 1 (4.35%) Citrix
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft