The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. 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
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 66 74 94
Rank change year-on-year +8 +20  
Permanent jobs citing Legal 24 22 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.15% 1.64% 0.52%
As % of the General category 4.84% 2.79% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 10 16 7
Median salary £55,000 £37,500 £26,575
Median salary % change year-on-year +46.66% +41.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £23,250 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,500 £37,500 £45,800
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 Edinburgh with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 496 789 715
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 44.36% 58.84% 52.88%
Number of salaries quoted 351 472 390
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,900 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Legal
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

Legal
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Legal in Edinburgh

Legal
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Legal in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Legal in Edinburgh

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Legal.

1 30 (78.95%) Finance
2 25 (65.79%) Degree
3 19 (50.00%) Project Management
4 18 (47.37%) Data Analysis
4 18 (47.37%) Analytics
4 18 (47.37%) Anti-Money Laundering
5 17 (44.74%) Risk Management
5 17 (44.74%) Data Mining
5 17 (44.74%) SAS
6 16 (42.11%) SQL
6 16 (42.11%) Business Analysis
7 14 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
8 13 (34.21%) Workflow
8 13 (34.21%) KYC
9 12 (31.58%) Case Management
9 12 (31.58%) Decision Tree
9 12 (31.58%) Python
9 12 (31.58%) Line Management
9 12 (31.58%) Machine Learning
9 12 (31.58%) Factor Analysis
9 12 (31.58%) Apache Pig
9 12 (31.58%) Ambari
9 12 (31.58%) Apache Hive
9 12 (31.58%) Regression Analysis
9 12 (31.58%) R
9 12 (31.58%) Change Control
9 12 (31.58%) Functional Testing
9 12 (31.58%) Business Analytics
9 12 (31.58%) Hadoop
10 5 (13.16%) Oracle

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 17 (44.74%) SAS
2 12 (31.58%) Apache Pig
3 1 (2.63%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.63%) MS Office
2 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Visualfiles
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) Cisco IPT
1 1 (2.63%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (44.74%) Data Mining
2 12 (31.58%) Apache Hive
2 12 (31.58%) Hadoop
3 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.63%) Big Data
4 1 (2.63%) MS Access
4 1 (2.63%) QlikView
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) JIRA
General
1 30 (78.95%) Finance
2 3 (7.89%) Marketing
3 2 (5.26%) Banking
3 2 (5.26%) Publishing
4 1 (2.63%) Dutch Language
4 1 (2.63%) French Language
4 1 (2.63%) German Language
4 1 (2.63%) Retail
4 1 (2.63%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (26.32%) Consultant
2 9 (23.68%) Analyst
2 9 (23.68%) Senior Consultant
3 4 (10.53%) Data Scientist
3 4 (10.53%) Designer
3 4 (10.53%) Hadoop Consultant
3 4 (10.53%) SAS Consultant
3 4 (10.53%) Senior Designer
3 4 (10.53%) Senior SAS Consultant
3 4 (10.53%) Senior UX Designer
3 4 (10.53%) UX Designer
4 3 (7.89%) Business Analyst
4 3 (7.89%) Desktop Analyst
4 3 (7.89%) Desktop Support
4 3 (7.89%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 3 (7.89%) Support Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Business IT Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Developer
5 2 (5.26%) IT Business Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.89%) .NET
1 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (2.63%) CSS
2 1 (2.63%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.53%) Credit Risk
2 4 (10.53%) User Experience
3 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.63%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (50.00%) Project Management
2 18 (47.37%) Analytics
2 18 (47.37%) Anti-Money Laundering
2 18 (47.37%) Data Analysis
3 17 (44.74%) Risk Management
4 16 (42.11%) Business Analysis
5 13 (34.21%) KYC
5 13 (34.21%) Workflow
6 12 (31.58%) Business Analytics
6 12 (31.58%) Case Management
6 12 (31.58%) Change Control
6 12 (31.58%) Decision Tree
6 12 (31.58%) Factor Analysis
6 12 (31.58%) Functional Testing
6 12 (31.58%) Line Management
6 12 (31.58%) Machine Learning
6 12 (31.58%) Regression Analysis
7 5 (13.16%) Matrix Organization
8 4 (10.53%) Prototyping
8 4 (10.53%) Risk Analytics
Programming Languages
1 16 (42.11%) SQL
2 12 (31.58%) Python
2 12 (31.58%) R
3 4 (10.53%) MATLAB
4 2 (5.26%) C#
4 2 (5.26%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 25 (65.79%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) CISM
2 1 (2.63%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.63%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.63%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 12 (31.58%) Ambari
Vendors
1 5 (13.16%) Oracle
2 3 (7.89%) Charles River
2 3 (7.89%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.89%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (7.89%) Vermilion
3 2 (5.26%) VMware
4 1 (2.63%) Cisco
4 1 (2.63%) NetApp
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