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

Legal
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 86 89
Rank change year-on-year -4 +3  
Permanent jobs citing Legal 11 8 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.90% 0.66% 0.79%
As % of the General category 2.06% 1.29% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 9
Median salary £52,500 £25,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +110.00% -37.50%  
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -4.44% +5.88%  

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 534 619 758
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 43.73% 51.28% 54.41%
Number of salaries quoted 318 346 444
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +2.04%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £61,000 £70,000
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 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Legal in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 (85.71%) Finance
2 20 (57.14%) Degree
3 15 (42.86%) Analytics
4 14 (40.00%) Anti-Money Laundering
4 14 (40.00%) Data Analysis
4 14 (40.00%) Project Management
5 13 (37.14%) SQL
5 13 (37.14%) Data Mining
5 13 (37.14%) SAS
5 13 (37.14%) Risk Management
6 12 (34.29%) Business Analysis
7 11 (31.43%) Workflow
7 11 (31.43%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (28.57%) Line Management
8 10 (28.57%) Case Management
8 10 (28.57%) KYC
9 9 (25.71%) Master's Degree
9 9 (25.71%) Decision Tree
9 9 (25.71%) Factor Analysis
9 9 (25.71%) Apache Pig
9 9 (25.71%) Ambari
9 9 (25.71%) Functional Testing
9 9 (25.71%) Business Analytics
9 9 (25.71%) Change Control
9 9 (25.71%) Apache Hive
9 9 (25.71%) Regression Analysis
9 9 (25.71%) Machine Learning
9 9 (25.71%) R
9 9 (25.71%) Hadoop
9 9 (25.71%) Python

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 13 (37.14%) SAS
2 9 (25.71%) Apache Pig
3 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (8.57%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.86%) CMS
4 1 (2.86%) Confluence
4 1 (2.86%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (2.86%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Visualfiles
2 1 (2.86%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) BGP
1 1 (2.86%) BIG-IP
1 1 (2.86%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (2.86%) Firewall
1 1 (2.86%) Intranet
1 1 (2.86%) OSPF
1 1 (2.86%) SAN
1 1 (2.86%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (37.14%) Data Mining
2 9 (25.71%) Apache Hive
2 9 (25.71%) Hadoop
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.86%) MS Access
4 1 (2.86%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.86%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.86%) JIRA
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 30 (85.71%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Banking
2 2 (5.71%) Marketing
2 2 (5.71%) Publishing
3 1 (2.86%) Law
3 1 (2.86%) Retail
3 1 (2.86%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (22.86%) Consultant
2 7 (20.00%) Senior Consultant
3 4 (11.43%) Analyst
3 4 (11.43%) Designer
3 4 (11.43%) Developer
3 4 (11.43%) Senior Designer
3 4 (11.43%) Senior UX Designer
3 4 (11.43%) UX Designer
4 3 (8.57%) Data Scientist
4 3 (8.57%) Hadoop Consultant
4 3 (8.57%) SAS Consultant
4 3 (8.57%) Senior SAS Consultant
5 2 (5.71%) Automation Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Business Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Configuration Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) IT Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) IT Support
5 2 (5.71%) Project Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.14%) .NET
2 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET
3 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (5.71%) CSS
4 1 (2.86%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.86%) Backbone.js
4 1 (2.86%) Ember.js
4 1 (2.86%) HTML
4 1 (2.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (2.86%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 11 (31.43%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (11.43%) User Experience
3 3 (8.57%) Credit Risk
4 2 (5.71%) Data Centre
4 2 (5.71%) Virtual Team
5 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.86%) Fintech
5 1 (2.86%) Pricing Data
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.14%) Windows
2 3 (8.57%) Linux
3 2 (5.71%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.86%) Windows 10
4 1 (2.86%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (42.86%) Analytics
2 14 (40.00%) Anti-Money Laundering
2 14 (40.00%) Data Analysis
2 14 (40.00%) Project Management
3 13 (37.14%) Risk Management
4 12 (34.29%) Business Analysis
5 11 (31.43%) Workflow
6 10 (28.57%) Case Management
6 10 (28.57%) KYC
6 10 (28.57%) Line Management
7 9 (25.71%) Business Analytics
7 9 (25.71%) Change Control
7 9 (25.71%) Decision Tree
7 9 (25.71%) Factor Analysis
7 9 (25.71%) Functional Testing
7 9 (25.71%) Machine Learning
7 9 (25.71%) Regression Analysis
8 4 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (11.43%) Psychology
8 4 (11.43%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 13 (37.14%) SQL
2 9 (25.71%) Python
2 9 (25.71%) R
3 3 (8.57%) C#
3 3 (8.57%) JavaScript
3 3 (8.57%) MATLAB
4 2 (5.71%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.86%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.86%) VB
Qualifications
1 20 (57.14%) Degree
2 9 (25.71%) Master's Degree
3 3 (8.57%) MBA
4 1 (2.86%) CCNP
4 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.86%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) SLA
2 1 (2.86%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (8.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (25.71%) Ambari
2 2 (5.71%) Nagios
2 2 (5.71%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.86%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (14.29%) Oracle
3 2 (5.71%) F5
3 2 (5.71%) iManage
3 2 (5.71%) Splunk
4 1 (2.86%) Bloomberg
4 1 (2.86%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.86%) Cisco
4 1 (2.86%) FactSet
4 1 (2.86%) Fortinet
4 1 (2.86%) LexisNexis
4 1 (2.86%) Sitecore
4 1 (2.86%) VMware