The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Legal
Rank 53 74 79
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +5
Permanent jobs citing Legal 77 55 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.64% 2.57% 2.22%
As % of the General category 8.31% 5.07% 5.41%
Number of salaries quoted 75 42 18
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £20,575 £22,450
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £63,600 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Legal
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

General Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
927 1084 702
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 43.79% 50.68% 40.93%
Number of salaries quoted 767 943 573
Average salary £49,000 £47,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.25% -1.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,375 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £79,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Legal across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Legal
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Legal Salary Trend in Birmingham

Legal
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Legal across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Legal Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Legal also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Legal.

1 38 (29.69%) Law
2 35 (27.34%) Microsoft
3 33 (25.78%) SQL Server
3 33 (25.78%) Windows
3 33 (25.78%) Finance
4 31 (24.22%) SQL
4 31 (24.22%) MS Excel
5 27 (21.09%) C#
6 26 (20.31%) .NET
6 26 (20.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 24 (18.75%) MS Office
7 24 (18.75%) Workflow
8 22 (17.19%) VB.NET
9 19 (14.84%) SQL Server 2008
10 18 (14.06%) SharePoint
11 16 (12.50%) ITIL
12 14 (10.94%) Cisco
13 13 (10.16%) Firewall
13 13 (10.16%) LAN
13 13 (10.16%) WAN
14 12 (9.38%) TCP/IP
15 11 (8.59%) Project Management
15 11 (8.59%) VB
15 11 (8.59%) Degree
15 11 (8.59%) Agile Software Development
15 11 (8.59%) Network Management
16 10 (7.81%) VMware
16 10 (7.81%) MPLS
17 9 (7.03%) IPsec
17 9 (7.03%) Telecoms

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Legal also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Legal. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (14.06%) SharePoint
2 6 (4.69%) MS Exchange
3 4 (3.13%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (2.34%) Exchange Server 2000
5 2 (1.56%) FileNet
5 2 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.78%) CMS
6 1 (0.78%) Documentum
6 1 (0.78%) WorkSite
6 1 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.78%) Alfresco
Applications
1 31 (24.22%) MS Excel
2 24 (18.75%) MS Office
3 6 (4.69%) MS Project
4 5 (3.91%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.78%) Adobe Captivate
5 1 (0.78%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.78%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.91%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (10.16%) LAN
1 13 (10.16%) WAN
1 13 (10.16%) Firewall
2 12 (9.38%) TCP/IP
3 10 (7.81%) MPLS
4 9 (7.03%) OSPF
4 9 (7.03%) BGP
4 9 (7.03%) EIGRP
4 9 (7.03%) IPsec
4 9 (7.03%) VPLS
4 9 (7.03%) Network Security
4 9 (7.03%) Cisco ASA
4 9 (7.03%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (2.34%) VPN
6 2 (1.56%) Internet
7 1 (0.78%) 3G
7 1 (0.78%) SAN
7 1 (0.78%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.78%) VoIP
7 1 (0.78%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (25.78%) SQL Server
2 26 (20.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (14.84%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (3.91%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (3.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (3.13%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (1.56%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 9 (7.03%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.56%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.78%) MSI
General
1 38 (29.69%) Law
2 33 (25.78%) Finance
3 9 (7.03%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.13%) Retail
5 3 (2.34%) Banking
6 2 (1.56%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.56%) Marketing
7 1 (0.78%) German Language
7 1 (0.78%) Billing
Job Titles
1 36 (28.13%) Developer
2 35 (27.34%) Analyst
3 14 (10.94%) Business Analyst
4 12 (9.38%) Architect
5 10 (7.81%) Project Manager
5 10 (7.81%) Network Analyst
6 9 (7.03%) Security Analyst
6 9 (7.03%) Network Engineer
6 9 (7.03%) Network Security Engineer
6 9 (7.03%) SQL Developer
6 9 (7.03%) Security Engineer
6 9 (7.03%) Network Security Analyst
7 6 (4.69%) Case Management Developer
7 6 (4.69%) Coordinator
7 6 (4.69%) Software Developer
7 6 (4.69%) Applications Developer
7 6 (4.69%) .NET Developer
7 6 (4.69%) Project Coordinator
8 5 (3.91%) DBA
8 5 (3.91%) CRM Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (20.31%) .NET
2 8 (6.25%) .NET Framework
2 8 (6.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 6 (4.69%) WinForms
4 5 (3.91%) HTML
4 5 (3.91%) ASP.NET
5 3 (2.34%) CSS
5 3 (2.34%) Web Services
5 3 (2.34%) HTML5
6 2 (1.56%) J2EE
6 2 (1.56%) JSP
6 2 (1.56%) Servlets
6 2 (1.56%) J2SE
6 2 (1.56%) WPF
6 2 (1.56%) Silverlight
7 1 (0.78%) CSS3
7 1 (0.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (0.78%) OCX
7 1 (0.78%) XML
7 1 (0.78%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 5 (3.91%) Economics
2 5 (3.91%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.34%) Human Factors
4 2 (1.56%) Blackberry
4 2 (1.56%) Social Media
5 1 (0.78%) Fat Client
5 1 (0.78%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.78%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.78%) Thin Client
5 1 (0.78%) Replication
5 1 (0.78%) Clustering
5 1 (0.78%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 33 (25.78%) Windows
2 9 (7.03%) Windows 8
3 8 (6.25%) Apple iOS
3 8 (6.25%) Android
4 7 (5.47%) Windows XP
5 6 (4.69%) UNIX
5 6 (4.69%) Windows 7
6 3 (2.34%) Windows 2000
7 2 (1.56%) Linux
7 2 (1.56%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (18.75%) Workflow
2 16 (12.50%) ITIL
3 11 (8.59%) Project Management
3 11 (8.59%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (8.59%) Network Management
4 9 (7.03%) PRINCE2
4 9 (7.03%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (6.25%) CRM
5 8 (6.25%) Web Development
6 7 (5.47%) Service Management
7 6 (4.69%) Migration
7 6 (4.69%) Document Management
7 6 (4.69%) Business Analysis
7 6 (4.69%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (4.69%) Data Migration
7 6 (4.69%) Data Protection
8 5 (3.91%) Matrix Management
8 5 (3.91%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (3.91%) Programme Management
8 5 (3.91%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 31 (24.22%) SQL
2 27 (21.09%) C#
3 22 (17.19%) VB.NET
4 11 (8.59%) VB
5 8 (6.25%) T-SQL
5 8 (6.25%) PHP
6 4 (3.13%) Java
6 4 (3.13%) VBA
6 4 (3.13%) VB6
7 3 (2.34%) JavaScript
7 3 (2.34%) C++
8 2 (1.56%) C
9 1 (0.78%) VBScript
9 1 (0.78%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (8.59%) Degree
2 9 (7.03%) CCSA
2 9 (7.03%) CCSE
2 9 (7.03%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (7.03%) CCNP
3 7 (5.47%) SC Cleared
3 7 (5.47%) Security Cleared
4 5 (3.91%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (3.91%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (2.34%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (1.56%) CISA
6 2 (1.56%) CISM
6 2 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (1.56%) CISSP
7 1 (0.78%) PMP
7 1 (0.78%) A+ Certification
7 1 (0.78%) MOS
7 1 (0.78%) CIPD
7 1 (0.78%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.03%) QA
2 8 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.56%) SLA
3 2 (1.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.78%) XenApp
3 1 (0.78%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.78%) vSphere
3 1 (0.78%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.78%) vCloud
3 1 (0.78%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.56%) SCOM
2 1 (0.78%) XenMobile
2 1 (0.78%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (0.78%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.78%) SCCM
Vendors
1 35 (27.34%) Microsoft
2 14 (10.94%) Cisco
3 10 (7.81%) VMware
4 9 (7.03%) CheckPoint
5 8 (6.25%) DevExpress
5 8 (6.25%) LexisNexis
6 7 (5.47%) Citrix
7 3 (2.34%) Oracle
8 2 (1.56%) IBM
8 2 (1.56%) Tufin
8 2 (1.56%) Kofax
8 2 (1.56%) LogRhythm
8 2 (1.56%) Tripwire
9 1 (0.78%) LANDesk
9 1 (0.78%) Kaspersky
9 1 (0.78%) AppSense
9 1 (0.78%) F5
9 1 (0.78%) Symantec
9 1 (0.78%) Remedy
9 1 (0.78%) Interwoven
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