Period
to 19 December 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 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Legal
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 138 120 112
Rank change year-on-year -18 -8 +22
Permanent jobs citing Legal 10 32 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.40% 1.22% 0.92%
As % of the General category 1.13% 2.89% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 6 22 6
Edinburgh median annual salary £38,750 £40,000 £33,200
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.13% +20.48% -29.74%
10th Percentile £33,625 £30,500 £26,096
90th Percentile £57,500 £67,500 £72,500
Scotland median annual salary £49,000 £40,000 £45,232
% change year-on-year +22.50% -11.57% +0.51%

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 886 1,109 1,101
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 35.30% 42.39% 48.33%
Number of salaries quoted 484 611 702
Edinburgh median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -10.00% +6.38%
10th Percentile £30,575 £26,250 £31,763
90th Percentile £76,175 £71,250 £70,250
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Legal in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 5 (50.00%) QA
1 5 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 5 (50.00%) GDPR
2 4 (40.00%) Contract Management
2 4 (40.00%) Performance Management
2 4 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (40.00%) Retail
2 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (20.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) Carpe Diem
4 1 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (10.00%) HTML
4 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (10.00%) PHP
4 1 (10.00%) OO PHP
4 1 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (10.00%) Line Management
4 1 (10.00%) SDLC
4 1 (10.00%) iManage
4 1 (10.00%) Internal Audit
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (10.00%) Finance
4 1 (10.00%) Law
4 1 (10.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (10.00%) CSS

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 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Carpe Diem
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 4 (40.00%) Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Law
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (10.00%) Agile Test Manager
1 1 (10.00%) Analyst
1 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (10.00%) Business Improvement Analyst
1 1 (10.00%) Data Protection Officer
1 1 (10.00%) Developer
1 1 (10.00%) IT Trainer
1 1 (10.00%) PHP Developer
1 1 (10.00%) QA Manager
1 1 (10.00%) QA Test Manager
1 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (10.00%) Test Automation Manager
1 1 (10.00%) Test Manager
1 1 (10.00%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) CakePHP
1 1 (10.00%) CodeIgniter
1 1 (10.00%) CSS
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
1 1 (10.00%) jQuery
1 1 (10.00%) Laravel
1 1 (10.00%) Symfony
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (40.00%) Contract Management
2 4 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (40.00%) Performance Management
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Data Management
4 1 (10.00%) Data Mapping
4 1 (10.00%) Information Governance
4 1 (10.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) System Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (10.00%) User Stories
4 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (10.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) CRISC
1 1 (10.00%) ISEB
1 1 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) GDPR
1 5 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) iManage
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft