Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Legal
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 116 121 126
Rank change year-on-year +5 +5 +10
Permanent jobs citing Legal 36 18 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.33% 0.77% 0.91%
As % of the General category 3.10% 1.59% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 25 6 13
Edinburgh median annual salary £40,000 £33,200 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.48% -26.22% -1.10%
10th Percentile £27,592 £26,096 £30,550
90th Percentile £65,750 £72,500 £72,500
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year -20.00% +19.05% +5.00%

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 1160 1135 1665
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 42.84% 48.69% 54.16%
Number of salaries quoted 633 695 936
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £26,000 £31,800 £30,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,250 £68,750
Scotland median annual salary £46,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +2.22% +5.88%

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 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Legal in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 22 (61.11%) Finance
2 17 (47.22%) Windows
2 17 (47.22%) Microsoft
3 15 (41.67%) SQL Server
4 13 (36.11%) VMware
4 13 (36.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 13 (36.11%) SCCM
4 13 (36.11%) Windows 10
5 12 (33.33%) iManage
5 12 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (33.33%) Project Management
6 11 (30.56%) ISO 9001
6 11 (30.56%) Document Management
6 11 (30.56%) IP Telephony
6 11 (30.56%) Practice Management
6 11 (30.56%) SCOM
7 10 (27.78%) MobileIron
7 10 (27.78%) Mimecast
7 10 (27.78%) GDPR
8 8 (22.22%) SQL
9 7 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (16.67%) Scrum
10 6 (16.67%) SDLC
11 5 (13.89%) Degree
11 5 (13.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (13.89%) .NET
11 5 (13.89%) C#
12 4 (11.11%) Selenium
12 4 (11.11%) Test Automation
12 4 (11.11%) Relational Database

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.78%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (2.78%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (2.78%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 10 (27.78%) Mimecast
2 3 (8.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (30.56%) IP Telephony
2 2 (5.56%) Firewall
3 1 (2.78%) BGP
3 1 (2.78%) BIG-IP
3 1 (2.78%) Cisco IPT
3 1 (2.78%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (2.78%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (2.78%) LAN
3 1 (2.78%) MPLS
3 1 (2.78%) Network Security
3 1 (2.78%) OSPF
3 1 (2.78%) SAN
3 1 (2.78%) Spanning Tree
3 1 (2.78%) VPN
3 1 (2.78%) WAN
3 1 (2.78%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (11.11%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.78%) Data Mining
4 1 (2.78%) Power BI
4 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Cucumber
1 4 (11.11%) Selenium
2 3 (8.33%) JUnit
3 2 (5.56%) JIRA
3 2 (5.56%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (2.78%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 22 (61.11%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Law
3 1 (2.78%) Advertising
3 1 (2.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (36.11%) Project Manager
2 10 (27.78%) IT Manager
2 10 (27.78%) IT Project Manager
3 7 (19.44%) Analyst
4 5 (13.89%) Developer
4 5 (13.89%) Systems Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) Support Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) Test Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Finance Systems Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Financial Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Systems Support
6 3 (8.33%) Systems Support Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Test Automation Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Cloud Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Financial Services Project Manager
7 2 (5.56%) IT Support
7 2 (5.56%) Java Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) JIRA Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) UI Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.89%) .NET
2 3 (8.33%) Behat
3 2 (5.56%) XML
4 1 (2.78%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (2.78%) CSS
4 1 (2.78%) HTML
4 1 (2.78%) HTML5
4 1 (2.78%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.56%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.78%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.78%) Graphic Design
3 1 (2.78%) User Experience
3 1 (2.78%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 17 (47.22%) Windows
2 13 (36.11%) Windows 10
3 12 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (8.33%) Windows Server
5 2 (5.56%) Linux
5 2 (5.56%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.78%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (33.33%) Project Management
2 11 (30.56%) Document Management
2 11 (30.56%) Practice Management
3 7 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (16.67%) Scrum
4 6 (16.67%) SDLC
5 4 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 4 (11.11%) Test Automation
6 3 (8.33%) Asset Management
6 3 (8.33%) BDD
6 3 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (8.33%) TDD
6 3 (8.33%) Test Scripting
7 2 (5.56%) Data Protection
7 2 (5.56%) Investment Management
7 2 (5.56%) Line Management
7 2 (5.56%) Network Design
7 2 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (5.56%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.22%) SQL
2 5 (13.89%) C#
3 3 (8.33%) Java
3 3 (8.33%) PHP
3 3 (8.33%) PowerShell
4 2 (5.56%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.78%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) Degree
2 2 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.56%) MBA
3 1 (2.78%) CCIE
3 1 (2.78%) CCNP
3 1 (2.78%) CISSP
3 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (36.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (30.56%) ISO 9001
3 10 (27.78%) GDPR
4 1 (2.78%) PCI DSS
4 1 (2.78%) PMO
4 1 (2.78%) QA
4 1 (2.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.78%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (36.11%) SCCM
2 11 (30.56%) SCOM
3 1 (2.78%) Ansible
3 1 (2.78%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (2.78%) Nagios
3 1 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.78%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (47.22%) Microsoft
2 13 (36.11%) VMware
3 12 (33.33%) iManage
4 10 (27.78%) MobileIron
5 2 (5.56%) CheckPoint
5 2 (5.56%) Cisco
5 2 (5.56%) F5
6 1 (2.78%) Adobe
6 1 (2.78%) Charles River
6 1 (2.78%) CyberArk
6 1 (2.78%) Fortinet
6 1 (2.78%) McAfee
6 1 (2.78%) Oracle
6 1 (2.78%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.78%) Spiceworks
6 1 (2.78%) Splunk
6 1 (2.78%) Varonis