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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Legal
Rank 111 51 83
Rank change year-on-year
-60 +32
Permanent jobs citing Legal 18 85 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.92% 3.87% 2.52%
As % of the General category 2.57% 9.00% 4.99%
Number of salaries quoted 12 81 41
Average salary £48,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.11% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £53,000 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
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
701 944 1083
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 35.80% 43.03% 50.49%
Number of salaries quoted 545 771 945
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £78,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 4 September 2015.

Legal Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 17 (43.59%) Finance
2 15 (38.46%) Project Management
3 14 (35.90%) Microsoft
4 13 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 12 (30.77%) ITIL
5 12 (30.77%) Change Management
6 9 (23.08%) PRINCE2
6 9 (23.08%) C#
6 9 (23.08%) .NET
7 7 (17.95%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (17.95%) Retail
7 7 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (15.38%) QA
8 6 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 6 (15.38%) SharePoint
8 6 (15.38%) Risk Management
8 6 (15.38%) Law
9 5 (12.82%) MS Office
9 5 (12.82%) Degree
10 4 (10.26%) WPF
10 4 (10.26%) SQL Server
10 4 (10.26%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (10.26%) SaaS
10 4 (10.26%) Agile Project Management
11 3 (7.69%) Mentoring
11 3 (7.69%) SDLC
11 3 (7.69%) Manufacturing
11 3 (7.69%) Publishing
11 3 (7.69%) Management Information System
11 3 (7.69%) SAP

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 6 (15.38%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.13%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.13%) Lync
3 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 13 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 5 (12.82%) MS Office
3 2 (5.13%) MS Visio
3 2 (5.13%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) SAP Business One
2 1 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.26%) SaaS
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) WAN
2 1 (2.56%) Ethernet
2 1 (2.56%) VPN
2 1 (2.56%) MPLS
2 1 (2.56%) VPLS
2 1 (2.56%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.26%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (43.59%) Finance
2 7 (17.95%) Retail
3 6 (15.38%) Law
4 3 (7.69%) Manufacturing
4 3 (7.69%) Publishing
4 3 (7.69%) Marketing
5 2 (5.13%) Banking
5 2 (5.13%) Aerospace
5 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.56%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (2.56%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.56%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 9 (23.08%) Project Manager
2 7 (17.95%) IT Project Manager
3 3 (7.69%) Analyst
3 3 (7.69%) Commercial Manager
3 3 (7.69%) Head of Development
4 2 (5.13%) Head of IT
4 2 (5.13%) Bid Manager
4 2 (5.13%) Business Analyst
4 2 (5.13%) Architect
4 2 (5.13%) Developer
4 2 (5.13%) Applications Developer
4 2 (5.13%) Applications Support
4 2 (5.13%) Quality Manager
4 2 (5.13%) QA Manager
5 1 (2.56%) Services Delivery Manager
5 1 (2.56%) Service Manager
5 1 (2.56%) Administrator
5 1 (2.56%) Sales Executive
5 1 (2.56%) Junior
5 1 (2.56%) Account Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (23.08%) .NET
2 4 (10.26%) WPF
3 3 (7.69%) HTML
3 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET
4 2 (5.13%) CSS
4 2 (5.13%) jQuery
5 1 (2.56%) Web Services
5 1 (2.56%) XML
5 1 (2.56%) JSF
5 1 (2.56%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.56%) DHTML
5 1 (2.56%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.13%) Statistics
2 2 (5.13%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.13%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.56%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.56%) CMDB
3 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (38.46%) Project Management
2 12 (30.77%) ITIL
2 12 (30.77%) Change Management
3 9 (23.08%) PRINCE2
4 7 (17.95%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (15.38%) Risk Management
6 4 (10.26%) Agile Project Management
7 3 (7.69%) Mentoring
7 3 (7.69%) Matrix Management
7 3 (7.69%) Time Management
7 3 (7.69%) Business Analysis
7 3 (7.69%) CRM
7 3 (7.69%) E-Commerce
7 3 (7.69%) SDLC
8 2 (5.13%) Change Control
8 2 (5.13%) PRINCE
8 2 (5.13%) Asset Management
8 2 (5.13%) Service Management
8 2 (5.13%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 9 (23.08%) C#
2 3 (7.69%) JavaScript
2 3 (7.69%) SQL
2 3 (7.69%) VBScript
3 2 (5.13%) VB.NET
3 2 (5.13%) PHP
3 2 (5.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 5 (12.82%) Degree
3 4 (10.26%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (5.13%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.38%) QA
System Software
1 3 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) WSUS
1 2 (5.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (35.90%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.69%) Computacenter
2 3 (7.69%) SAP
3 1 (2.56%) Cisco
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