The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Legal
Rank 155 131 141
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +10
Permanent jobs citing Legal 57 71 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.06% 1.46% 1.29%
As % of the General category 3.32% 3.88% 3.90%
Number of salaries quoted 53 43 43
Average salary £35,413 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.46% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,000 £23,600
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.11%
Legal
England

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

General Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1719 1828 1566
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 32.10% 37.70% 33.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1442 1437 1290
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Legal
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Legal Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Legal
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Legal across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014.

Legal Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Legal
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Legal within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -17 28 £39,000 +11.42% 3
Solihull +6 12 £26,000 -
Staffordshire - 5 £47,500 -
Warwickshire -8 4 £43,000 -21.81%
Coventry -14 3 £57,500 +35.29%
Herefordshire -7 2 £20,500 -
Shropshire - 2 £17,000 -
Worcestershire - 2 £20,500 -
Legal
England

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 51 (32.08%) Finance
2 37 (23.27%) Microsoft
3 36 (22.64%) Law
4 32 (20.13%) Workflow
5 30 (18.87%) SQL Server
6 29 (18.24%) SQL
6 29 (18.24%) ITIL
6 29 (18.24%) Project Management
7 27 (16.98%) MS Excel
8 25 (15.72%) C#
8 25 (15.72%) .NET
9 24 (15.09%) MS Office
10 23 (14.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 19 (11.95%) Agile Software Development
12 18 (11.32%) Business Analysis
12 18 (11.32%) SQL Server 2008
13 17 (10.69%) Management Information System
13 17 (10.69%) Windows
14 15 (9.43%) SharePoint
14 15 (9.43%) Degree
14 15 (9.43%) Stakeholder Management
15 14 (8.81%) VB.NET
16 12 (7.55%) Service Management
16 12 (7.55%) Active Directory
16 12 (7.55%) PRINCE2
16 12 (7.55%) VMware
16 12 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
17 11 (6.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 11 (6.92%) QA
17 11 (6.92%) Network Security

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 15 (9.43%) SharePoint
2 6 (3.77%) MS Exchange
3 5 (3.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (2.52%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (2.52%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 27 (16.98%) MS Excel
2 24 (15.09%) MS Office
3 8 (5.03%) MS Project
4 5 (3.14%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (3.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.26%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.77%) SuccessFactors
2 3 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.92%) Network Security
2 9 (5.66%) Firewall
2 9 (5.66%) LAN
2 9 (5.66%) WAN
3 8 (5.03%) TCP/IP
4 7 (4.40%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (4.40%) Cisco Nexus
4 7 (4.40%) IPsec
4 7 (4.40%) VPLS
4 7 (4.40%) MPLS
4 7 (4.40%) OSPF
4 7 (4.40%) BGP
4 7 (4.40%) EIGRP
5 3 (1.89%) DHCP
5 3 (1.89%) DNS
5 3 (1.89%) Intranet
6 1 (0.63%) SAN
6 1 (0.63%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.63%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (18.87%) SQL Server
2 23 (14.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 18 (11.32%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (6.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (1.89%) EDRMS
6 1 (0.63%) QlikView
6 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (3.77%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 51 (32.08%) Finance
2 36 (22.64%) Law
3 8 (5.03%) Banking
4 6 (3.77%) Retail
4 6 (3.77%) Telecoms
5 5 (3.14%) Investment Banking
6 4 (2.52%) Marketing
6 4 (2.52%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.89%) Billing
8 2 (1.26%) Corporate Banking
8 2 (1.26%) Advertising
8 2 (1.26%) Automotive
8 2 (1.26%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (1.26%) Front Office
9 1 (0.63%) Games
9 1 (0.63%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 42 (26.42%) Analyst
2 34 (21.38%) Developer
3 20 (12.58%) Business Analyst
4 13 (8.18%) Administrator
5 12 (7.55%) Coordinator
5 12 (7.55%) SQL Developer
6 11 (6.92%) Project Manager
6 11 (6.92%) Applications Developer
7 8 (5.03%) Project Administrator
7 8 (5.03%) Project Coordinator
7 8 (5.03%) Case Management Developer
8 7 (4.40%) Network Security Analyst
8 7 (4.40%) Network Analyst
8 7 (4.40%) Security Analyst
8 7 (4.40%) Security Engineer
8 7 (4.40%) Network Security Engineer
8 7 (4.40%) Architect
8 7 (4.40%) Network Engineer
9 5 (3.14%) Systems Administrator
10 4 (2.52%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (15.72%) .NET
2 6 (3.77%) ASP.NET
3 5 (3.14%) .NET Framework
4 3 (1.89%) XML
5 2 (1.26%) XSD
5 2 (1.26%) CSS
5 2 (1.26%) jQuery
5 2 (1.26%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (1.26%) HTML
5 2 (1.26%) Ajax
6 1 (0.63%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.63%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 17 (10.69%) Management Information System
2 12 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.40%) Clustering
4 6 (3.77%) Computer Science
4 6 (3.77%) Economics
5 4 (2.52%) Derivative
6 3 (1.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (1.26%) Credit Derivative
7 2 (1.26%) Credit Risk
7 2 (1.26%) Market Risk
7 2 (1.26%) Equity Derivative
8 1 (0.63%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.63%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.63%) CMDB
8 1 (0.63%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.63%) FMCG
8 1 (0.63%) Social Media
8 1 (0.63%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.63%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (10.69%) Windows
2 7 (4.40%) Linux
3 5 (3.14%) UNIX
3 5 (3.14%) Windows 7
4 4 (2.52%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (2.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (2.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (2.52%) AIX
4 4 (2.52%) Solaris
5 2 (1.26%) SUSE
5 2 (1.26%) VMS
6 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.63%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (20.13%) Workflow
2 29 (18.24%) ITIL
2 29 (18.24%) Project Management
3 19 (11.95%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (11.32%) Business Analysis
5 15 (9.43%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (7.55%) Service Management
6 12 (7.55%) PRINCE2
7 10 (6.29%) Service Delivery
7 10 (6.29%) Data Protection
8 9 (5.66%) Change Control
9 7 (4.40%) Network Management
9 7 (4.40%) Change Management
9 7 (4.40%) CRM
10 6 (3.77%) Security Management
10 6 (3.77%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (3.77%) Document Management
11 5 (3.14%) Workflow Management
11 5 (3.14%) Risk Management
11 5 (3.14%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 29 (18.24%) SQL
2 25 (15.72%) C#
3 14 (8.81%) VB.NET
4 11 (6.92%) T-SQL
5 3 (1.89%) C
6 2 (1.26%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.26%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.63%) C++
7 1 (0.63%) Java
Qualifications
1 15 (9.43%) Degree
2 10 (6.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (6.29%) ITIL Certification
2 10 (6.29%) Security Cleared
3 7 (4.40%) CCSA
3 7 (4.40%) CCSE
3 7 (4.40%) CCNP
3 7 (4.40%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (3.14%) CISSP
4 5 (3.14%) MCSE
4 5 (3.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (2.52%) CISA
5 4 (2.52%) CISM
5 4 (2.52%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.26%) CRISC
6 2 (1.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (1.26%) PCI QSA
6 2 (1.26%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (0.63%) MCP
7 1 (0.63%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.92%) QA
2 7 (4.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (3.77%) PCI DSS
4 5 (3.14%) SLA
5 3 (1.89%) Dodd-Frank
6 2 (1.26%) MiFID
6 2 (1.26%) EMIR
7 1 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 1 (0.63%) AIFMD
7 1 (0.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.63%) COBIT
7 1 (0.63%) HIPAA
7 1 (0.63%) FATCA
System Software
1 12 (7.55%) Active Directory
2 7 (4.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.14%) XenApp
4 4 (2.52%) PowerHA
5 3 (1.89%) vSphere
6 2 (1.26%) VMware ESX
6 2 (1.26%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 4 (2.52%) SCCM
Vendors
1 37 (23.27%) Microsoft
2 12 (7.55%) VMware
3 10 (6.29%) IBM
4 9 (5.66%) Cisco
4 9 (5.66%) LexisNexis
5 8 (5.03%) CheckPoint
5 8 (5.03%) Citrix
6 5 (3.14%) Oracle
7 4 (2.52%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.26%) Veritas
8 2 (1.26%) Bloomberg
8 2 (1.26%) AppSense
8 2 (1.26%) Murex
8 2 (1.26%) Barracuda Networks
9 1 (0.63%) HP
9 1 (0.63%) EMC
9 1 (0.63%) SAP
9 1 (0.63%) LANDesk
9 1 (0.63%) TOWER Software
9 1 (0.63%) Avaya
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: From £25,000 to £27,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £200,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham, United Kingdom
Legal Ombudsman
Salary: £31,960-£37,600
Posted: 17 days ago