Period
to 19 September 2018

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 6 months to 19 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Legal
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 132 122 118
Rank change year-on-year -10 -4 +14
Permanent jobs citing Legal 19 28 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.76% 1.06% 0.80%
As % of the General category 2.10% 2.41% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 17 18 8
Edinburgh median annual salary £55,000 £40,000 £26,400
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.50% +51.52% -37.88%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,661 £25,000
90th Percentile £71,900 £70,625 £72,500
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £40,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +17.28% -19.00% +19.05%

Legal is in the General Skills category. The following 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.

All General Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 903 1,160 1,227
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 35.93% 43.87% 51.62%
Number of salaries quoted 515 630 737
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% -5.00% +8.26%
10th Percentile £28,850 £26,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £80,750 £74,800 £70,250
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £46,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.15% -2.11% +5.56%

Legal
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Legal as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

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 6 months to 19 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Legal in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 September 2018, IT jobs citing Legal also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Legal.

1 12 (63.16%) Finance
2 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (21.05%) Information Security
2 4 (21.05%) Test Automation
3 3 (15.79%) Degree
3 3 (15.79%) MBA
3 3 (15.79%) Migration
3 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (15.79%) Fintech
4 2 (10.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (10.53%) Proactive Management
4 2 (10.53%) Internal Audit
4 2 (10.53%) VMware
4 2 (10.53%) Risk Management
4 2 (10.53%) PhD
4 2 (10.53%) C#
4 2 (10.53%) Java
4 2 (10.53%) .NET
4 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
4 2 (10.53%) ISEB
4 2 (10.53%) Marketing
4 2 (10.53%) SCCM
4 2 (10.53%) QA
4 2 (10.53%) Wealth Management
4 2 (10.53%) Web Development
4 2 (10.53%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (10.53%) Information Governance
4 2 (10.53%) SDLC
5 1 (5.26%) ETL Development

Legal
Co-occurring 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:

Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (5.26%) InVision
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Carpe Diem
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Network Security
1 1 (5.26%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) JIRA
General
1 12 (63.16%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Marketing
3 1 (5.26%) Law
Job Titles
1 2 (10.53%) .NET Developer
1 2 (10.53%) Agile Test Manager
1 2 (10.53%) Analyst
1 2 (10.53%) Developer
1 2 (10.53%) Java Developer
1 2 (10.53%) QA Manager
1 2 (10.53%) QA Test Manager
1 2 (10.53%) Test Automation Manager
1 2 (10.53%) Test Manager
2 1 (5.26%) Business Improvement Analyst
2 1 (5.26%) Data Analyst
2 1 (5.26%) Data Protection Officer
2 1 (5.26%) ETL Analyst
2 1 (5.26%) IT Auditor
2 1 (5.26%) Migration Analyst
2 1 (5.26%) Migration Specialist
2 1 (5.26%) Operations Manager
2 1 (5.26%) SCCM Engineer
2 1 (5.26%) Senior UX Designer
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) .NET
2 1 (5.26%) CSS
2 1 (5.26%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Fintech
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (5.26%) Equities
2 1 (5.26%) Fixed Income
2 1 (5.26%) Private Cloud
2 1 (5.26%) Smartphone
2 1 (5.26%) User Experience
2 1 (5.26%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (21.05%) Information Security
1 4 (21.05%) Test Automation
2 3 (15.79%) Migration
2 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (10.53%) Information Governance
3 2 (10.53%) Internal Audit
3 2 (10.53%) Proactive Management
3 2 (10.53%) Risk Management
3 2 (10.53%) SDLC
3 2 (10.53%) Wealth Management
3 2 (10.53%) Web Development
4 1 (5.26%) Antivirus Management
4 1 (5.26%) Collaborative Working
4 1 (5.26%) Decision-Making
4 1 (5.26%) IT Audit
4 1 (5.26%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (5.26%) Service Design
4 1 (5.26%) Virtual Team Management
4 1 (5.26%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) C#
1 2 (10.53%) Java
2 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Degree
1 3 (15.79%) MBA
2 2 (10.53%) ISEB
2 2 (10.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (10.53%) PhD
3 1 (5.26%) CCNA
3 1 (5.26%) CCNP
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.26%) CISM
3 1 (5.26%) CISSP
3 1 (5.26%) CRISC
3 1 (5.26%) GCIH
3 1 (5.26%) PMP
3 1 (5.26%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
2 1 (5.26%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (5.26%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
2 1 (5.26%) Data Quality
2 1 (5.26%) GDPR
2 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.26%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) VMware
3 1 (5.26%) Adobe
3 1 (5.26%) CheckPoint
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco
3 1 (5.26%) F5
3 1 (5.26%) IBM
3 1 (5.26%) iManage
3 1 (5.26%) Palo Alto
3 1 (5.26%) Samsung