Period
to 18 August 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Legal over the 6 months to 18 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Legal
UK > Scotland
6 months to
18 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 176 185 137
Rank change year-on-year +9 -48 +7
Permanent jobs citing Legal 44 55 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.82% 0.97% 1.63%
As % of the General category 1.93% 2.07% 3.34%
Number of salaries quoted 30 21 65
Scotland median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% -4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £31,573 £25,000 £32,700
90th Percentile £62,000 £72,500 £62,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 Scotland with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 2275 2660 3050
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 42.41% 46.91% 48.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1413 1390 1833
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £66,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

Legal
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Legal in Scotland

Legal
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Legal in Scotland

Legal
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Legal in Scotland over the 6 months to 18 August 2017.

Salary histogram for Legal in Scotland

Legal
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Legal within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 18 August 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +7 20 £37,000 -17.78% 6
Edinburgh -1 19 £44,000 +66.67% 3
North Lanarkshire - 2 £41,250 - 1
Highlands - 2 £60,000 -
Stirling +20 1 - -
Legal
UK

For the 6 months to 18 August 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Legal.

1 29 (65.91%) Finance
2 17 (38.64%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (34.09%) SQL Server
4 12 (27.27%) SQL
5 11 (25.00%) Windows
5 11 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 9 (20.45%) ETL
7 8 (18.18%) JavaScript
7 8 (18.18%) Banking
8 7 (15.91%) Information Security
8 7 (15.91%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (15.91%) Scrum
8 7 (15.91%) Java
8 7 (15.91%) C#
8 7 (15.91%) SDLC
8 7 (15.91%) Anti-Money Laundering
9 6 (13.64%) Case Management
9 6 (13.64%) Relational Database
9 6 (13.64%) Degree
9 6 (13.64%) SCCM
9 6 (13.64%) CISSP
9 6 (13.64%) VMware
9 6 (13.64%) Management Information System
9 6 (13.64%) Risk Management
9 6 (13.64%) CISM
10 5 (11.36%) Security+ Certification
10 5 (11.36%) Perforce
10 5 (11.36%) Shell Script
10 5 (11.36%) VB
10 5 (11.36%) DB2

Legal
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 5 (11.36%) K2 blackpearl
2 4 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (9.09%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.55%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.27%) CMS
4 1 (2.27%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (2.27%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (2.27%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.27%) Markit EDM
1 1 (2.27%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.82%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.82%) IP Telephony
2 2 (4.55%) Ethernet
2 2 (4.55%) Modbus
2 2 (4.55%) SAN
3 1 (2.27%) BGP
3 1 (2.27%) BIG-IP
3 1 (2.27%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (2.27%) Firewall
3 1 (2.27%) OSPF
3 1 (2.27%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (34.09%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.64%) Relational Database
3 5 (11.36%) DB2
4 3 (6.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (4.55%) DTS
5 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.27%) Big Data
6 1 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.27%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.27%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (11.36%) Ant
1 5 (11.36%) Git (software)
1 5 (11.36%) Gradle
1 5 (11.36%) Hudson
1 5 (11.36%) Jenkins
1 5 (11.36%) Maven
2 4 (9.09%) Visual Studio
3 2 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.27%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.27%) Oracle Forms
General
1 29 (65.91%) Finance
2 8 (18.18%) Banking
3 2 (4.55%) Electronics
4 1 (2.27%) Law
4 1 (2.27%) Marketing
4 1 (2.27%) Retail
4 1 (2.27%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (20.45%) Developer
2 7 (15.91%) Analyst
3 5 (11.36%) Consultant
3 5 (11.36%) Java Developer
3 5 (11.36%) Senior Developer
3 5 (11.36%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (9.09%) Information Security Consultant
4 4 (9.09%) Project Manager
4 4 (9.09%) Security Consultant
5 3 (6.82%) IT Manager
5 3 (6.82%) IT Project Manager
5 3 (6.82%) Software Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Windows Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Configuration Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) IT Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) IT Support
6 2 (4.55%) Senior Information Security Consultant
6 2 (4.55%) VMware Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.36%) JSON
1 5 (11.36%) Protocol Buffers
1 5 (11.36%) SOAP
1 5 (11.36%) Spring
1 5 (11.36%) XML
2 3 (6.82%) .NET
2 3 (6.82%) CSS
3 2 (4.55%) HTML
4 1 (2.27%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (2.27%) Backbone.js
4 1 (2.27%) CGI
4 1 (2.27%) Ember.js
4 1 (2.27%) HTML5
4 1 (2.27%) MDX
4 1 (2.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (2.27%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.64%) Management Information System
2 5 (11.36%) Derivative
2 5 (11.36%) OTC Derivatives
3 2 (4.55%) Clustering
3 2 (4.55%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.55%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (4.55%) User Experience
4 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.27%) Fintech
4 1 (2.27%) Graphic Design
4 1 (2.27%) Pricing Data
4 1 (2.27%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (25.00%) Windows
2 5 (11.36%) Unix
2 5 (11.36%) Windows 10
3 4 (9.09%) Linux
3 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (6.82%) Windows Server
5 2 (4.55%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (38.64%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (20.45%) ETL
3 7 (15.91%) Anti-Money Laundering
3 7 (15.91%) Information Security
3 7 (15.91%) Scrum
3 7 (15.91%) SDLC
3 7 (15.91%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (13.64%) Case Management
4 6 (13.64%) Risk Management
5 5 (11.36%) Domain-Driven Design
5 5 (11.36%) Enterprise Architecture
5 5 (11.36%) Information Architecture
5 5 (11.36%) Microservices
5 5 (11.36%) OO
5 5 (11.36%) OOA/OOD
5 5 (11.36%) Refactoring
5 5 (11.36%) Systems Analysis
5 5 (11.36%) Test Scripting
5 5 (11.36%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (6.82%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 12 (27.27%) SQL
2 8 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 7 (15.91%) C#
3 7 (15.91%) Java
4 5 (11.36%) Shell Script
4 5 (11.36%) VB
5 2 (4.55%) C
5 2 (4.55%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.27%) C++
6 1 (2.27%) Perl
6 1 (2.27%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (13.64%) CISM
1 6 (13.64%) CISSP
1 6 (13.64%) Degree
2 5 (11.36%) CASP
2 5 (11.36%) CompTIA Security+
2 5 (11.36%) Security+ Certification
3 4 (9.09%) MBA
4 1 (2.27%) CCNP
4 1 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.27%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (2.27%) PMP
4 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.36%) Dodd-Frank
1 5 (11.36%) EMIR
1 5 (11.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (11.36%) MiFID
2 4 (9.09%) ISO 9001
3 3 (6.82%) GDPR
3 3 (6.82%) SLA
4 2 (4.55%) MISRA
5 1 (2.27%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (2.27%) ISO 22301
5 1 (2.27%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (13.64%) SCCM
2 4 (9.09%) SCOM
3 3 (6.82%) Nagios
4 2 (4.55%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.64%) VMware
3 5 (11.36%) iManage
3 5 (11.36%) Perforce
4 3 (6.82%) F5
4 3 (6.82%) MobileIron
4 3 (6.82%) Splunk
5 1 (2.27%) Adobe
5 1 (2.27%) Bloomberg
5 1 (2.27%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.27%) Cisco
5 1 (2.27%) Cognos
5 1 (2.27%) FactSet
5 1 (2.27%) Fortinet
5 1 (2.27%) LexisNexis
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle
5 1 (2.27%) Sitecore
5 1 (2.27%) Tableau