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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Legal
Rank 183 154 160
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +6
Permanent jobs citing Legal 45 67 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.79% 1.23% 0.96%
As % of the General category 2.13% 3.12% 2.53%
Number of salaries quoted 36 62 43
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £49,800 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
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
2111 2145 2059
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 36.85% 39.26% 38.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1638 1760 1634
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 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,875 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +3.23%

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 2 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 2 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 -37 19 £48,750 +47.72% 6
Shropshire +5 11 £27,000 -16.92%
Coventry -2 6 £42,500 -
Warwickshire -20 4 £35,000 +55.55%
West Bromwich - 2 - -
Staffordshire +12 1 £50,000 +42.85% 1
Solihull +9 1 £45,000 +8.44%
Legal
England

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 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 40 (34.78%) Finance
2 22 (19.13%) Project Management
3 20 (17.39%) Windows
3 20 (17.39%) Microsoft
4 19 (16.52%) Law
5 18 (15.65%) Active Directory
5 18 (15.65%) Degree
6 17 (14.78%) ITIL
6 17 (14.78%) Service Delivery
7 16 (13.91%) Risk Management
8 13 (11.30%) Information Security
8 13 (11.30%) Retail
9 12 (10.43%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (10.43%) Business Analysis
9 12 (10.43%) Windows 7
9 12 (10.43%) MS Excel
9 12 (10.43%) C#
9 12 (10.43%) .NET
9 12 (10.43%) User Experience
10 11 (9.57%) SQL
10 11 (9.57%) Blackberry
10 11 (9.57%) jQuery
10 11 (9.57%) SCCM
10 11 (9.57%) Time Management
11 10 (8.70%) Management Information System
11 10 (8.70%) Manufacturing
11 10 (8.70%) ITIL Certification
12 9 (7.83%) MS Exchange
12 9 (7.83%) PRINCE2
13 8 (6.96%) Change Management

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 9 (7.83%) MS Exchange
2 7 (6.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (5.22%) SharePoint
4 4 (3.48%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (2.61%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (2.61%) CMS
6 1 (0.87%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.87%) Lync
Applications
1 12 (10.43%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.09%) MS Office
3 3 (2.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.87%) MS Project
4 1 (0.87%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.61%) SAP Business One
2 1 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.35%) SaaS
2 2 (1.74%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.87%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.22%) DHCP
1 6 (5.22%) DNS
2 5 (4.35%) Firewall
3 4 (3.48%) WAN
4 3 (2.61%) TCP/IP
4 3 (2.61%) LAN
5 2 (1.74%) VoIP
5 2 (1.74%) Internet
5 2 (1.74%) OSPF
5 2 (1.74%) Wireless
5 2 (1.74%) VLAN
5 2 (1.74%) Network Security
6 1 (0.87%) PABX
6 1 (0.87%) Spanning Tree
6 1 (0.87%) Avaya Modular Messaging
6 1 (0.87%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.87%) SAN
6 1 (0.87%) Intranet
6 1 (0.87%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.35%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.87%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.87%) QlikView
3 1 (0.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (0.87%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.87%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.87%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (0.87%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (2.61%) Hudson
2 1 (0.87%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.87%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 40 (34.78%) Finance
2 19 (16.52%) Law
3 13 (11.30%) Retail
4 10 (8.70%) Manufacturing
5 8 (6.96%) Publishing
6 7 (6.09%) Marketing
7 4 (3.48%) Telecoms
8 3 (2.61%) Banking
9 2 (1.74%) Electronics
9 2 (1.74%) Aerospace
9 2 (1.74%) Games
10 1 (0.87%) Automotive
10 1 (0.87%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 12 (10.43%) Developer
2 11 (9.57%) Analyst
2 11 (9.57%) 2nd Line Support
3 10 (8.70%) Team Leader
3 10 (8.70%) Support Team Leader
4 9 (7.83%) Desktop Support Team Leader
4 9 (7.83%) Desktop Team Leader
4 9 (7.83%) Desktop Support
5 8 (6.96%) Web Developer
5 8 (6.96%) Administrator
5 8 (6.96%) Project Administrator
6 7 (6.09%) Delivery Manager
7 6 (5.22%) .NET Developer
7 6 (5.22%) Architect
7 6 (5.22%) Project Manager
8 5 (4.35%) Business Analyst
8 5 (4.35%) Service Manager
8 5 (4.35%) .NET Web Developer
9 3 (2.61%) Security Officer
9 3 (2.61%) Procurement Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (10.43%) .NET
2 11 (9.57%) jQuery
3 6 (5.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 6 (5.22%) MSMQ
3 6 (5.22%) HTML
4 5 (4.35%) CSS
5 3 (2.61%) JSP
5 3 (2.61%) ASP.NET
5 3 (2.61%) HTML5
6 2 (1.74%) Middleware
6 2 (1.74%) .NET Framework
6 2 (1.74%) WPF
7 1 (0.87%) WF
7 1 (0.87%) JSF
7 1 (0.87%) DHTML
7 1 (0.87%) Web Services
7 1 (0.87%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.43%) User Experience
2 11 (9.57%) Blackberry
3 10 (8.70%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.48%) Data Protection Act
4 4 (3.48%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.61%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.61%) Cybercrime
5 3 (2.61%) Social Media
5 3 (2.61%) RMADS
5 3 (2.61%) Freedom of Information
6 2 (1.74%) PKI
6 2 (1.74%) Statistics
6 2 (1.74%) CESG
6 2 (1.74%) Cryptography
6 2 (1.74%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.74%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.87%) CMDB
7 1 (0.87%) Market Risk
7 1 (0.87%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.87%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 20 (17.39%) Windows
2 12 (10.43%) Windows 7
3 6 (5.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (5.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (2.61%) Linux
5 2 (1.74%) UNIX
5 2 (1.74%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (19.13%) Project Management
2 17 (14.78%) Service Delivery
2 17 (14.78%) ITIL
3 16 (13.91%) Risk Management
4 13 (11.30%) Information Security
5 12 (10.43%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (10.43%) Business Analysis
6 11 (9.57%) Time Management
7 9 (7.83%) PRINCE2
8 8 (6.96%) Change Management
9 7 (6.09%) Service Management
9 7 (6.09%) E-Commerce
10 6 (5.22%) Performance Management
10 6 (5.22%) MVC
11 5 (4.35%) Data Protection
11 5 (4.35%) SIEM
11 5 (4.35%) Analytics
11 5 (4.35%) Mentoring
11 5 (4.35%) Process Management
11 5 (4.35%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (10.43%) C#
2 11 (9.57%) SQL
3 6 (5.22%) JavaScript
4 3 (2.61%) Java
4 3 (2.61%) VBScript
5 2 (1.74%) VB.NET
5 2 (1.74%) Lingo
5 2 (1.74%) PHP
6 1 (0.87%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.87%) C
6 1 (0.87%) C++
Qualifications
1 18 (15.65%) Degree
2 10 (8.70%) ITIL Certification
3 8 (6.96%) CISSP
4 6 (5.22%) Security Cleared
5 5 (4.35%) SC Cleared
6 3 (2.61%) DV Cleared
6 3 (2.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (1.74%) CISM
7 2 (1.74%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.74%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (1.74%) CCNA
7 2 (1.74%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.87%) CRISC
8 1 (0.87%) ISEB
8 1 (0.87%) MCSE
8 1 (0.87%) CCNP
8 1 (0.87%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.87%) MCDST
8 1 (0.87%) MCITP
8 1 (0.87%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.96%) SLA
2 7 (6.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (5.22%) QA
4 5 (4.35%) PCI DSS
5 2 (1.74%) HIPAA
5 2 (1.74%) COBIT
5 2 (1.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (1.74%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 1 (0.87%) PMBOK
System Software
1 18 (15.65%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.35%) XenApp
3 4 (3.48%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (0.87%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.87%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (9.57%) SCCM
2 2 (1.74%) WSUS
Vendors
1 20 (17.39%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.09%) Citrix
3 4 (3.48%) SAP
4 3 (2.61%) Cisco
4 3 (2.61%) Adobe
4 3 (2.61%) VMware
4 3 (2.61%) Barracuda Networks
5 2 (1.74%) Google
5 2 (1.74%) Oracle
6 1 (0.87%) Coremetrics
6 1 (0.87%) RedPrairie
6 1 (0.87%) Computacenter
6 1 (0.87%) Omniture
6 1 (0.87%) Avaya
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £68,000 up to £80,000 for an exceptional candidate.
Posted: 14 days ago
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