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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Legal
Rank 166 166 134
Rank change year-on-year
0 -32
Permanent jobs citing Legal 74 59 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.21% 1.12% 1.59%
As % of the General category 3.22% 3.15% 3.94%
Number of salaries quoted 59 48 75
Median salary £42,500 £43,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,400 £24,650 £29,080
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £61,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +10.38%
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
2297 1872 2109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 37.71% 35.54% 40.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1717 1491 1720
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £64,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,908
% change year-on-year
- +4.87%

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing Legal as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Legal within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +22 55 £42,500 -14.57% 4
Warwickshire -6 4 £27,000 -22.85% 2
Shropshire -24 2 £35,000 -
Worcestershire - 2 - -
Walsall - 2 £42,500 -
Coventry -8 1 £42,500 -17.07%
Willenhall - 1 £37,500 - 1
Legal
England

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT jobs citing Legal also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Legal.

1 48 (30.77%) Finance
2 38 (24.36%) Windows
3 32 (20.51%) Law
4 29 (18.59%) Microsoft
5 26 (16.67%) ITIL
5 26 (16.67%) SQL
5 26 (16.67%) Project Management
6 23 (14.74%) Risk Management
6 23 (14.74%) MS Excel
7 22 (14.10%) .NET
8 21 (13.46%) Process Improvement
9 20 (12.82%) Information Security
10 19 (12.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 18 (11.54%) Degree
12 17 (10.90%) MS Office
13 16 (10.26%) SQL Server
13 16 (10.26%) Mentoring
14 15 (9.62%) Case Management
14 15 (9.62%) CISSP
14 15 (9.62%) Document Management
15 14 (8.97%) Data Warehouse
15 14 (8.97%) Manufacturing
15 14 (8.97%) Data Structures
16 13 (8.33%) Windows Server
16 13 (8.33%) CISM
16 13 (8.33%) Security Management
16 13 (8.33%) Data Management
17 12 (7.69%) JDE EnterpriseOne
17 12 (7.69%) Logistics
17 12 (7.69%) Service Delivery

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (7.05%) SharePoint
2 6 (3.85%) IBM Domino
2 6 (3.85%) IBM Notes
2 6 (3.85%) IIS
3 5 (3.21%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.28%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.28%) WordPress
5 1 (0.64%) CMS
5 1 (0.64%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 23 (14.74%) MS Excel
2 17 (10.90%) MS Office
3 9 (5.77%) MS Visio
4 5 (3.21%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (1.92%) MS Project
6 1 (0.64%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.64%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.64%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (7.69%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 7 (4.49%) Visualfiles
3 4 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (1.28%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (1.28%) JDE World
4 2 (1.28%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.64%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.64%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.21%) SaaS
2 4 (2.56%) IaaS
3 3 (1.92%) Google Apps
3 3 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.64%) Office 365
5 1 (0.64%) PaaS
5 1 (0.64%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.41%) Firewall
2 8 (5.13%) VPN
3 6 (3.85%) DHCP
3 6 (3.85%) DNS
3 6 (3.85%) SAN
4 5 (3.21%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (3.21%) LAN
4 5 (3.21%) WAN
5 4 (2.56%) Network Security
6 2 (1.28%) Internet
7 1 (0.64%) Intranet
7 1 (0.64%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.64%) SSL
7 1 (0.64%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (10.26%) SQL Server
2 14 (8.97%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (4.49%) EDRMS
3 7 (4.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (4.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (1.92%) Big Data
4 3 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (1.92%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (1.28%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (1.28%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.28%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (1.28%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (1.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 48 (30.77%) Finance
2 32 (20.51%) Law
3 14 (8.97%) Manufacturing
4 8 (5.13%) Marketing
5 7 (4.49%) Retail
6 4 (2.56%) Back Office
7 2 (1.28%) Publishing
7 2 (1.28%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.64%) Advertising
8 1 (0.64%) Billing
Job Titles
1 35 (22.44%) Analyst
2 19 (12.18%) Consultant
2 19 (12.18%) IT Manager
3 17 (10.90%) Developer
4 14 (8.97%) Service Analyst
5 13 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
5 13 (8.33%) Support Analyst
6 12 (7.69%) JDE Consultant
7 10 (6.41%) Functional Consultant
7 10 (6.41%) JDE Functional Consultant
8 8 (5.13%) Designer
8 8 (5.13%) Security Manager
9 7 (4.49%) Applications Support
9 7 (4.49%) Applications Support Analyst
9 7 (4.49%) Delivery Manager
9 7 (4.49%) Service Manager
10 6 (3.85%) Business Analyst
10 6 (3.85%) Security Consultant
10 6 (3.85%) Solutions Designer
11 5 (3.21%) Principal Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (14.10%) .NET
2 6 (3.85%) ASP.NET
3 5 (3.21%) .NET Framework
3 5 (3.21%) HTML
4 4 (2.56%) Entity Framework
5 3 (1.92%) WCF
5 3 (1.92%) WPF
6 2 (1.28%) CSS
6 2 (1.28%) jQuery
6 2 (1.28%) XML
7 1 (0.64%) Flash
7 1 (0.64%) HTML5
7 1 (0.64%) JSON
7 1 (0.64%) LAMP
7 1 (0.64%) LINQ
7 1 (0.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (0.64%) Velocity
7 1 (0.64%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.97%) Data Structures
2 11 (7.05%) Management Information System
3 10 (6.41%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.85%) Data Centre
4 6 (3.85%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.28%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.28%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (1.28%) iPad
5 2 (1.28%) Statistics
6 1 (0.64%) BYOD
6 1 (0.64%) Device Driver
6 1 (0.64%) Internet of Things
6 1 (0.64%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.64%) Photography
6 1 (0.64%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 38 (24.36%) Windows
2 13 (8.33%) Windows Server
3 7 (4.49%) Windows 7
4 6 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (1.92%) Android
5 3 (1.92%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.92%) Windows 8
6 2 (1.28%) Unix
7 1 (0.64%) Linux
7 1 (0.64%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.64%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.64%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (16.67%) ITIL
1 26 (16.67%) Project Management
2 23 (14.74%) Risk Management
3 21 (13.46%) Process Improvement
4 20 (12.82%) Information Security
5 16 (10.26%) Mentoring
6 15 (9.62%) Case Management
6 15 (9.62%) Document Management
7 13 (8.33%) Data Management
7 13 (8.33%) Security Management
8 12 (7.69%) Logistics
8 12 (7.69%) Service Delivery
9 11 (7.05%) Workflow
10 10 (6.41%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (6.41%) Business Analysis
10 10 (6.41%) Data Protection
10 10 (6.41%) PRINCE2
10 10 (6.41%) Service Management
11 9 (5.77%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (5.77%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 26 (16.67%) SQL
2 11 (7.05%) C#
3 7 (4.49%) VB
3 7 (4.49%) VB.NET
4 6 (3.85%) C
5 5 (3.21%) JavaScript
6 4 (2.56%) Java
7 3 (1.92%) VB6
8 2 (1.28%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.28%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.28%) RPG
8 2 (1.28%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.28%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.64%) PHP
9 1 (0.64%) Python
Qualifications
1 18 (11.54%) Degree
2 15 (9.62%) CISSP
3 13 (8.33%) CISM
4 11 (7.05%) ITIL Certification
5 9 (5.77%) CISA
6 6 (3.85%) CISMP
6 6 (3.85%) SC Cleared
6 6 (3.85%) Security Cleared
7 5 (3.21%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (3.21%) DBS Check
7 5 (3.21%) PCI QSA
8 4 (2.56%) CCIE
8 4 (2.56%) MCSE
8 4 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (1.28%) CRISC
9 2 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.64%) CCNA
10 1 (0.64%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (12.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (6.41%) PCI DSS
3 8 (5.13%) QA
4 6 (3.85%) COBIT
5 5 (3.21%) ISO 9001
5 5 (3.21%) PA-DSS
6 1 (0.64%) ISO27002
System Software
1 10 (6.41%) Active Directory
2 9 (5.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (3.85%) Hyper-V
4 5 (3.21%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (3.21%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (3.85%) WSUS
2 5 (3.21%) Backup Exec
2 5 (3.21%) SCOM
3 2 (1.28%) AirWatch
3 2 (1.28%) SCCM
Vendors
1 29 (18.59%) Microsoft
2 12 (7.69%) JD Edwards
3 9 (5.77%) VMware
4 8 (5.13%) Citrix
5 7 (4.49%) SAP
6 6 (3.85%) Acronis
6 6 (3.85%) Cisco
6 6 (3.85%) IBM
7 5 (3.21%) Symantec
8 3 (1.92%) DevExpress
8 3 (1.92%) Google
8 3 (1.92%) iManage
8 3 (1.92%) Oracle
8 3 (1.92%) Progress
9 2 (1.28%) Computacenter
9 2 (1.28%) LexisNexis
9 2 (1.28%) Siebel
10 1 (0.64%) CA
10 1 (0.64%) EMC
10 1 (0.64%) Intel Security
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
West Midlands
VIQU
Salary: £25k - 50k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
Talentspa
Salary: £45k per year + 30% bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Stratford-upon-Avon
Computacenter
Salary: benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Squire Patton Boggs
Salary: From £23,000 to £26,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 8 days ago
Willenhall
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago