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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Legal
Rank 180 119 155
Rank change year-on-year
-61 +36
Permanent jobs citing Legal 39 87 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.66% 1.62% 1.07%
As % of the General category 1.78% 4.19% 2.67%
Number of salaries quoted 30 81 44
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,300 £22,500 £20,725
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+14.66% -11.76%
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
2187 2076 2206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 37.23% 38.55% 39.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1658 1663 1737
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 28 July 2015.

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 28 July 2015. 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 -42 20 £48,000 +37.14% 4
Shropshire 0 5 £22,750 -30.00%
Warwickshire -27 5 £35,000 +33.33%
Coventry -11 3 £45,000 -
West Bromwich - 2 - -
Solihull +7 1 £45,000 +8.44%
Staffordshire +1 1 £50,000 +42.85%
Legal
England

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 39 (35.78%) Finance
2 24 (22.02%) Project Management
3 23 (21.10%) Microsoft
4 20 (18.35%) ITIL
5 18 (16.51%) Degree
6 17 (15.60%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (15.60%) Risk Management
6 17 (15.60%) Law
7 15 (13.76%) Windows
7 15 (13.76%) C#
7 15 (13.76%) .NET
7 15 (13.76%) MS Excel
8 14 (12.84%) Active Directory
8 14 (12.84%) Service Delivery
9 13 (11.93%) Information Security
9 13 (11.93%) Retail
10 12 (11.01%) Change Management
11 11 (10.09%) PRINCE2
11 11 (10.09%) Business Analysis
11 11 (10.09%) jQuery
12 10 (9.17%) SharePoint
12 10 (9.17%) SQL
12 10 (9.17%) ITIL Certification
12 10 (9.17%) Manufacturing
13 9 (8.26%) Management Information System
13 9 (8.26%) MS Office
13 9 (8.26%) Time Management
13 9 (8.26%) User Experience
14 8 (7.34%) SCCM
14 8 (7.34%) Windows 7

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 10 (9.17%) SharePoint
2 8 (7.34%) MS Exchange
3 7 (6.42%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (3.67%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (2.75%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (2.75%) CMS
6 2 (1.83%) Lync
7 1 (0.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 15 (13.76%) MS Excel
2 9 (8.26%) MS Office
3 3 (2.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (1.83%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.92%) MS Project
5 1 (0.92%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.75%) SAP Business One
2 1 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.50%) SaaS
2 2 (1.83%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.92%) Office 365
3 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.50%) DNS
1 6 (5.50%) DHCP
2 5 (4.59%) Firewall
2 5 (4.59%) WAN
3 3 (2.75%) LAN
3 3 (2.75%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.83%) VLAN
4 2 (1.83%) Network Security
4 2 (1.83%) VPN
4 2 (1.83%) VoIP
4 2 (1.83%) Internet
4 2 (1.83%) OSPF
4 2 (1.83%) Wireless
5 1 (0.92%) Spanning Tree
5 1 (0.92%) MPLS
5 1 (0.92%) SAN
5 1 (0.92%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.92%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.92%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.92%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.92%) MySQL
2 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (0.92%) QlikView
2 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (2.75%) Hudson
2 1 (0.92%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.92%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 39 (35.78%) Finance
2 17 (15.60%) Law
3 13 (11.93%) Retail
4 10 (9.17%) Manufacturing
5 8 (7.34%) Publishing
6 7 (6.42%) Marketing
7 5 (4.59%) Telecoms
8 4 (3.67%) Banking
9 2 (1.83%) Electronics
9 2 (1.83%) Aerospace
9 2 (1.83%) Games
10 1 (0.92%) Automotive
10 1 (0.92%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.92%) Local Government
10 1 (0.92%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (10.09%) Project Manager
1 11 (10.09%) Developer
2 8 (7.34%) Analyst
2 8 (7.34%) Web Developer
3 7 (6.42%) 2nd Line Support
3 7 (6.42%) Delivery Manager
4 6 (5.50%) Support Team Leader
4 6 (5.50%) Team Leader
4 6 (5.50%) Desktop Support Team Leader
4 6 (5.50%) Desktop Team Leader
4 6 (5.50%) Desktop Support
4 6 (5.50%) .NET Developer
5 5 (4.59%) Service Manager
5 5 (4.59%) Architect
5 5 (4.59%) Administrator
5 5 (4.59%) Business Analyst
5 5 (4.59%) IT Project Manager
5 5 (4.59%) Project Administrator
5 5 (4.59%) .NET Web Developer
6 3 (2.75%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (13.76%) .NET
2 11 (10.09%) jQuery
3 6 (5.50%) HTML
3 6 (5.50%) MSMQ
3 6 (5.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 5 (4.59%) CSS
4 5 (4.59%) WPF
5 3 (2.75%) ASP.NET
5 3 (2.75%) JSP
5 3 (2.75%) HTML5
6 2 (1.83%) Middleware
7 1 (0.92%) DHTML
7 1 (0.92%) Web Services
7 1 (0.92%) XML
7 1 (0.92%) WF
7 1 (0.92%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.92%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.26%) Management Information System
1 9 (8.26%) User Experience
2 7 (6.42%) Blackberry
3 4 (3.67%) Data Protection Act
3 4 (3.67%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.75%) Cybercrime
4 3 (2.75%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.75%) RMADS
4 3 (2.75%) Social Media
4 3 (2.75%) Freedom of Information
5 2 (1.83%) Statistics
5 2 (1.83%) PKI
5 2 (1.83%) CESG
5 2 (1.83%) Cryptography
5 2 (1.83%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.83%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.92%) Clustering
6 1 (0.92%) PMI
6 1 (0.92%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 15 (13.76%) Windows
2 8 (7.34%) Windows 7
3 6 (5.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (5.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (2.75%) Linux
5 2 (1.83%) UNIX
5 2 (1.83%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (22.02%) Project Management
2 20 (18.35%) ITIL
3 17 (15.60%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (15.60%) Risk Management
4 14 (12.84%) Service Delivery
5 13 (11.93%) Information Security
6 12 (11.01%) Change Management
7 11 (10.09%) PRINCE2
7 11 (10.09%) Business Analysis
8 9 (8.26%) Time Management
9 7 (6.42%) Service Management
10 6 (5.50%) Performance Management
10 6 (5.50%) E-Commerce
10 6 (5.50%) MVC
11 5 (4.59%) Analytics
11 5 (4.59%) Mentoring
11 5 (4.59%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (4.59%) Process Management
11 5 (4.59%) Change Control
12 4 (3.67%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (13.76%) C#
2 10 (9.17%) SQL
3 6 (5.50%) JavaScript
4 3 (2.75%) Java
4 3 (2.75%) VBScript
5 2 (1.83%) Lingo
5 2 (1.83%) VB.NET
5 2 (1.83%) PHP
6 1 (0.92%) C++
Qualifications
1 18 (16.51%) Degree
2 10 (9.17%) ITIL Certification
3 7 (6.42%) CISSP
4 6 (5.50%) Security Cleared
5 5 (4.59%) SC Cleared
6 4 (3.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (2.75%) DV Cleared
8 2 (1.83%) ISTQB
8 2 (1.83%) CCNA
8 2 (1.83%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (1.83%) CISM
9 1 (0.92%) MCSE
9 1 (0.92%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.92%) ISEB
9 1 (0.92%) CCNP
9 1 (0.92%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.42%) SLA
1 7 (6.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (5.50%) QA
3 4 (3.67%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.83%) COBIT
4 2 (1.83%) HIPAA
4 2 (1.83%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 2 (1.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.92%) PMBOK
System Software
1 14 (12.84%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.59%) XenApp
3 4 (3.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (0.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.92%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (7.34%) SCCM
2 2 (1.83%) WSUS
Vendors
1 23 (21.10%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.42%) Citrix
3 4 (3.67%) SAP
4 3 (2.75%) VMware
4 3 (2.75%) Cisco
4 3 (2.75%) Adobe
4 3 (2.75%) Barracuda Networks
5 2 (1.83%) Google
5 2 (1.83%) Oracle
6 1 (0.92%) RedPrairie
6 1 (0.92%) Computacenter
6 1 (0.92%) Coremetrics
6 1 (0.92%) Omniture
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000.00 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: £55k - 60k per year + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £47000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago