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 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Legal
Rank 93 70 79
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +9
Permanent jobs citing Legal 28 36 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.57% 2.43% 2.29%
As % of the General category 4.72% 5.10% 6.33%
Number of salaries quoted 17 30 20
Average salary £47,500 £39,250 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.01% +36.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £22,450
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +8.10%
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
593 706 616
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 33.31% 47.67% 36.17%
Number of salaries quoted 491 603 444
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +3.61%

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 26 February 2015.

Legal Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 22 (33.85%) Law
2 19 (29.23%) Finance
2 19 (29.23%) Windows
3 16 (24.62%) Active Directory
4 14 (21.54%) Windows 7
5 13 (20.00%) SCCM
6 12 (18.46%) Workflow
6 12 (18.46%) Service Delivery
7 11 (16.92%) Blackberry
7 11 (16.92%) ITIL
7 11 (16.92%) C#
7 11 (16.92%) .NET
8 10 (15.38%) SQL
8 10 (15.38%) Microsoft
8 10 (15.38%) Project Management
8 10 (15.38%) Management Information System
8 10 (15.38%) Time Management
8 10 (15.38%) User Experience
9 9 (13.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 9 (13.85%) SQL Server
10 7 (10.77%) T-SQL
10 7 (10.77%) MS Excel
10 7 (10.77%) Banking
10 7 (10.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 6 (9.23%) .NET Framework
11 6 (9.23%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (9.23%) Workflow Management
12 5 (7.69%) Investment Banking
12 5 (7.69%) Risk Management
13 4 (6.15%) SharePoint

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 4 (6.15%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.08%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (10.77%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.62%) MS Visio
2 3 (4.62%) MS Office
3 1 (1.54%) MS Project
3 1 (1.54%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Summit
2 1 (1.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.54%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.62%) SaaS
2 1 (1.54%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.08%) SAN
2 1 (1.54%) MPLS
2 1 (1.54%) OSPF
2 1 (1.54%) BGP
2 1 (1.54%) EIGRP
2 1 (1.54%) Firewall
2 1 (1.54%) IPsec
2 1 (1.54%) IP Telephony
2 1 (1.54%) VPLS
2 1 (1.54%) Network Security
2 1 (1.54%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (1.54%) PABX
2 1 (1.54%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (1.54%) LAN
2 1 (1.54%) WAN
2 1 (1.54%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.85%) SQL Server
1 9 (13.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (10.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (4.62%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.62%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 22 (33.85%) Law
2 19 (29.23%) Finance
3 7 (10.77%) Banking
4 5 (7.69%) Investment Banking
5 4 (6.15%) Retail
6 2 (3.08%) Billing
6 2 (3.08%) Corporate Banking
6 2 (3.08%) Marketing
6 2 (3.08%) Manufacturing
6 2 (3.08%) Advertising
6 2 (3.08%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (3.08%) Front Office
7 1 (1.54%) Electronics
7 1 (1.54%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.54%) Publishing
7 1 (1.54%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (27.69%) Analyst
2 12 (18.46%) Desktop Support
3 11 (16.92%) 2nd Line Support
3 11 (16.92%) Team Leader
3 11 (16.92%) Support Team Leader
4 10 (15.38%) Developer
4 10 (15.38%) Desktop Support Team Leader
4 10 (15.38%) Desktop Team Leader
5 9 (13.85%) Business Analyst
6 7 (10.77%) Applications Developer
7 5 (7.69%) Project Manager
8 4 (6.15%) IT Business Analyst
8 4 (6.15%) Support Analyst
8 4 (6.15%) Architect
9 3 (4.62%) Information Security Officer
9 3 (4.62%) Security Officer
9 3 (4.62%) Lead Business Analyst
10 2 (3.08%) Head of Procurement
10 2 (3.08%) Consultant
10 2 (3.08%) Desktop Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (16.92%) .NET
2 6 (9.23%) .NET Framework
3 3 (4.62%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.92%) Blackberry
2 10 (15.38%) Management Information System
2 10 (15.38%) User Experience
3 4 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.15%) Derivative
4 3 (4.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (4.62%) Market Risk
5 2 (3.08%) Credit Risk
5 2 (3.08%) Equity Derivative
5 2 (3.08%) Credit Derivative
6 1 (1.54%) Economics
6 1 (1.54%) CESG
6 1 (1.54%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.54%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.54%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.54%) CMDB
6 1 (1.54%) FMCG
6 1 (1.54%) iPhone
6 1 (1.54%) iPad
6 1 (1.54%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 19 (29.23%) Windows
2 14 (21.54%) Windows 7
3 3 (4.62%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (18.46%) Service Delivery
1 12 (18.46%) Workflow
2 11 (16.92%) ITIL
3 10 (15.38%) Project Management
3 10 (15.38%) Time Management
4 6 (9.23%) Workflow Management
4 6 (9.23%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (7.69%) Risk Management
6 4 (6.15%) Business Analysis
6 4 (6.15%) Business Continuity
6 4 (6.15%) Information Security
7 3 (4.62%) Programme Management
7 3 (4.62%) Security Management
7 3 (4.62%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (4.62%) Information Security Management
7 3 (4.62%) Configuration Management
8 2 (3.08%) Six Sigma
8 2 (3.08%) Service Management
8 2 (3.08%) PRINCE2
8 2 (3.08%) UML
Programming Languages
1 11 (16.92%) C#
2 10 (15.38%) SQL
3 7 (10.77%) T-SQL
4 2 (3.08%) VB.NET
4 2 (3.08%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.54%) C++
5 1 (1.54%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (4.62%) CISA
1 3 (4.62%) CISM
2 2 (3.08%) CISSP
2 2 (3.08%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (3.08%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.08%) VCP4
2 2 (3.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (1.54%) CCNP
3 1 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.54%) CCSA
3 1 (1.54%) CCSE
3 1 (1.54%) MCDST
3 1 (1.54%) MCITP
3 1 (1.54%) Degree
3 1 (1.54%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (6.15%) QA
2 3 (4.62%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (3.08%) EMIR
3 2 (3.08%) PCI DSS
3 2 (3.08%) MiFID
4 1 (1.54%) FATCA
4 1 (1.54%) SLA
4 1 (1.54%) AIFMD
System Software
1 16 (24.62%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.62%) IBM
3 2 (3.08%) Bloomberg
3 2 (3.08%) VMware
3 2 (3.08%) AppSense
3 2 (3.08%) Murex
3 2 (3.08%) Citrix
4 1 (1.54%) Avaya
4 1 (1.54%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle
4 1 (1.54%) SAP
4 1 (1.54%) Cisco
4 1 (1.54%) HP
4 1 (1.54%) EMC
4 1 (1.54%) LANDesk
4 1 (1.54%) LexisNexis
4 1 (1.54%) TOWER Software
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