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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Legal
England / West Midlands
Rank 141 130 152
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +22
Permanent jobs citing Legal 74 87 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.52% 1.70% 1.29%
As % of the General category 4.06% 4.68% 3.93%
Number of salaries quoted 61 72 54
Median salary £38,500 £39,000 £35,413
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.28% +10.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-7.77% +5.88%

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
1823 1857 1630
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 37.36% 36.38% 32.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1427 1473 1355
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 2017. 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 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 -4 40 £38,000 -12.30% 4
Warwickshire +26 8 £42,500 +16.85% 2
Wolverhampton - 5 £50,000 -
Coventry +6 4 £32,500 +20.37% 1
Staffordshire 0 4 £58,250 -2.91% 1
Dudley +7 3 £40,000 +2.56%
Shropshire -12 3 £22,500 -17.43%
Solihull - 3 £27,500 -
Worcestershire -10 1 £36,750 +26.72%
Legal
England

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 37 (21.64%) Finance
2 31 (18.13%) Law
2 31 (18.13%) ITIL
3 28 (16.37%) SQL
3 28 (16.37%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (15.20%) Degree
5 25 (14.62%) Business Analysis
6 23 (13.45%) Retail
6 23 (13.45%) Business Intelligence
7 21 (12.28%) Windows
8 20 (11.70%) .NET
8 20 (11.70%) Microsoft
8 20 (11.70%) Scrum
8 20 (11.70%) QA
9 19 (11.11%) MS Excel
9 19 (11.11%) User Stories
10 17 (9.94%) Project Management
10 17 (9.94%) MS Office
10 17 (9.94%) User Acceptance Testing
10 17 (9.94%) Information Security
10 17 (9.94%) iPad
11 16 (9.36%) Continuous Improvement
11 16 (9.36%) Line Management
11 16 (9.36%) SLA
12 15 (8.77%) E-Commerce
12 15 (8.77%) ITIL Certification
12 15 (8.77%) VB.NET
12 15 (8.77%) User Experience
12 15 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
12 15 (8.77%) Wireframes

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 4 (2.34%) IBM Domino
1 4 (2.34%) IBM Notes
1 4 (2.34%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (1.17%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.58%) IIS
3 1 (0.58%) Moodle
Applications
1 19 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 17 (9.94%) MS Office
3 1 (0.58%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.58%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (4.68%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 5 (2.92%) SAP HR
2 5 (2.92%) SAP HR-PA
2 5 (2.92%) SAP Payroll
3 2 (1.17%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.17%) JDE World
4 1 (0.58%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.75%) IaaS
1 3 (1.75%) Office 365
1 3 (1.75%) SaaS
2 2 (1.17%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.26%) LAN
1 9 (5.26%) WAN
2 7 (4.09%) SAN
3 4 (2.34%) DHCP
3 4 (2.34%) DNS
3 4 (2.34%) VPN
4 1 (0.58%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (7.60%) SQL Server
2 11 (6.43%) Relational Database
3 10 (5.85%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (4.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (3.51%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (3.51%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.58%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (5.85%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.58%) PVCS
General
1 37 (21.64%) Finance
2 31 (18.13%) Law
3 23 (13.45%) Retail
4 11 (6.43%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.75%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.17%) Advertising
6 2 (1.17%) Marketing
7 1 (0.58%) Back Office
7 1 (0.58%) Banking
7 1 (0.58%) Danish Language
7 1 (0.58%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.58%) French Language
7 1 (0.58%) Games
7 1 (0.58%) German Language
7 1 (0.58%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.58%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.58%) Publishing
7 1 (0.58%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.58%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 47 (27.49%) Analyst
2 27 (15.79%) Business Analyst
3 19 (11.11%) Developer
4 18 (10.53%) Consultant
4 18 (10.53%) IT Manager
5 14 (8.19%) .NET Developer
6 12 (7.02%) IT Analyst
6 12 (7.02%) Service Manager
7 11 (6.43%) VB.NET Developer
8 10 (5.85%) VB Developer
9 9 (5.26%) Security Manager
10 8 (4.68%) Information Manager
10 8 (4.68%) Information Security Manager
10 8 (4.68%) Project Manager
10 8 (4.68%) Senior Analyst
10 8 (4.68%) Senior Business Analyst
10 8 (4.68%) Support Analyst
11 7 (4.09%) JDE Consultant
12 6 (3.51%) JDE Functional Consultant
12 6 (3.51%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (11.70%) .NET
2 14 (8.19%) ASP.NET
3 12 (7.02%) HTML
4 7 (4.09%) XML
5 3 (1.75%) CSS
6 2 (1.17%) HTML5
6 2 (1.17%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (0.58%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.58%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (0.58%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 17 (9.94%) iPad
2 15 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (8.77%) User Experience
3 10 (5.85%) Data Centre
4 9 (5.26%) Management Information System
4 9 (5.26%) Mathematics
5 8 (4.68%) Data Structures
6 6 (3.51%) PMI
7 3 (1.75%) FMCG
8 2 (1.17%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.17%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.17%) Economics
8 2 (1.17%) Learning Management System
8 2 (1.17%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.58%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.58%) Derivative
9 1 (0.58%) Equities
9 1 (0.58%) Market Risk
9 1 (0.58%) NHS
9 1 (0.58%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 21 (12.28%) Windows
2 10 (5.85%) Windows 7
3 5 (2.92%) Windows Server
4 4 (2.34%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (2.34%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (1.75%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.58%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.58%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (18.13%) ITIL
2 28 (16.37%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (14.62%) Business Analysis
4 23 (13.45%) Business Intelligence
5 20 (11.70%) Scrum
6 19 (11.11%) User Stories
7 17 (9.94%) Information Security
7 17 (9.94%) Project Management
7 17 (9.94%) User Acceptance Testing
8 16 (9.36%) Continuous Improvement
8 16 (9.36%) Line Management
9 15 (8.77%) E-Commerce
9 15 (8.77%) Wireframes
10 14 (8.19%) PRINCE2
10 14 (8.19%) Process Improvement
11 13 (7.60%) Change Management
11 13 (7.60%) Logistics
11 13 (7.60%) Service Management
11 13 (7.60%) Stakeholder Management
12 11 (6.43%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 28 (16.37%) SQL
2 15 (8.77%) VB.NET
3 13 (7.60%) C#
4 10 (5.85%) JavaScript
4 10 (5.85%) VB
5 9 (5.26%) C
6 4 (2.34%) VB6
7 3 (1.75%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.17%) Java
8 2 (1.17%) PHP
8 2 (1.17%) RPG
8 2 (1.17%) Ruby
9 1 (0.58%) C++
9 1 (0.58%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 26 (15.20%) Degree
2 15 (8.77%) ITIL Certification
3 11 (6.43%) CISSP
4 7 (4.09%) CISA
4 7 (4.09%) SC Cleared
4 7 (4.09%) Security Cleared
5 6 (3.51%) APMP
5 6 (3.51%) PMI Certification
6 5 (2.92%) PMP
7 4 (2.34%) CISM
7 4 (2.34%) ISEB
8 3 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (1.17%) CISMP
9 2 (1.17%) IIBA
9 2 (1.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.58%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.58%) MBCS
10 1 (0.58%) PhD
10 1 (0.58%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (11.70%) QA
2 16 (9.36%) SLA
3 5 (2.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.17%) P3O
4 2 (1.17%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.58%) PA-DSS
5 1 (0.58%) RMADS
System Software
1 8 (4.68%) Active Directory
2 7 (4.09%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (1.75%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.58%) WSUS
Vendors
1 20 (11.70%) Microsoft
2 11 (6.43%) SAP
3 8 (4.68%) JD Edwards
4 7 (4.09%) IBM
5 5 (2.92%) Citrix
5 5 (2.92%) LexisNexis
6 4 (2.34%) Acronis
7 3 (1.75%) 3PAR
7 3 (1.75%) Cisco
7 3 (1.75%) HP
7 3 (1.75%) Oracle
8 2 (1.17%) Adobe
8 2 (1.17%) Mitel
8 2 (1.17%) Spiceworks
9 1 (0.58%) Autodesk
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £44000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, healthcare, etc
Posted: 2 days ago
Stratford-upon-Avon
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £44000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Salary: £18000 - £19500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire, United Kingdom
Boeing
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 6 days ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
In touch games
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 26 days ago
Coventry
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £18.30 - £21.83 per hour
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago