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

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Legal
Rank 164 134 135
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +1
Permanent jobs citing Legal 52 76 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.97% 1.43% 1.26%
As % of the General category 2.69% 3.55% 3.51%
Number of salaries quoted 40 70 49
Average salary £35,000 £35,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.09% -20.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £28,450 £22,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,750 £55,000 £63,000
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
1934 2139 1823
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 36.06% 40.29% 35.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1528 1753 1417
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
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 3 June 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 3 June 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 -35 21 £49,500 +41.42% 4
Shropshire +6 11 £35,000 +7.69%
Coventry 0 7 £40,000 -27.27%
West Bromwich - 5 £55,000 -
Warwickshire -12 4 £35,000 +7.69%
Staffordshire +13 2 £55,000 +37.50% 1
Legal
England

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 41 (32.80%) Finance
2 23 (18.40%) Project Management
2 23 (18.40%) Windows
3 21 (16.80%) Law
4 20 (16.00%) Microsoft
4 20 (16.00%) Active Directory
5 18 (14.40%) Service Delivery
6 17 (13.60%) Degree
7 16 (12.80%) Retail
7 16 (12.80%) Business Analysis
7 16 (12.80%) C#
7 16 (12.80%) .NET
8 15 (12.00%) SQL
8 15 (12.00%) Risk Management
9 14 (11.20%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (11.20%) Windows 7
9 14 (11.20%) User Experience
10 13 (10.40%) SCCM
10 13 (10.40%) Time Management
10 13 (10.40%) Management Information System
10 13 (10.40%) Information Security
10 13 (10.40%) Blackberry
10 13 (10.40%) ITIL
11 12 (9.60%) jQuery
12 11 (8.80%) MS Excel
13 10 (8.00%) Manufacturing
13 10 (8.00%) CISSP
14 9 (7.20%) MS Exchange
14 9 (7.20%) PRINCE2
14 9 (7.20%) SQL Server

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 (7.20%) MS Exchange
2 6 (4.80%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (4.80%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.40%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (2.40%) CMS
3 3 (2.40%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.80%) Lync
4 1 (0.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 11 (8.80%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.80%) MS Office
3 3 (2.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (1.60%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.80%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.40%) SAP Business One
2 1 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.80%) SaaS
2 2 (1.60%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.80%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.00%) DHCP
1 5 (4.00%) DNS
1 5 (4.00%) Firewall
2 4 (3.20%) WAN
3 3 (2.40%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.40%) LAN
4 2 (1.60%) VoIP
4 2 (1.60%) SAN
4 2 (1.60%) Internet
4 2 (1.60%) OSPF
4 2 (1.60%) Wireless
4 2 (1.60%) VLAN
4 2 (1.60%) Network Security
5 1 (0.80%) PABX
5 1 (0.80%) Spanning Tree
5 1 (0.80%) IP Telephony
5 1 (0.80%) Intranet
5 1 (0.80%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.20%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (3.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.80%) QlikView
4 1 (0.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.80%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.80%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.80%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.80%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (0.80%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (2.40%) Hudson
2 1 (0.80%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.80%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 41 (32.80%) Finance
2 21 (16.80%) Law
3 16 (12.80%) Retail
4 10 (8.00%) Manufacturing
5 8 (6.40%) Publishing
6 7 (5.60%) Marketing
7 3 (2.40%) Banking
7 3 (2.40%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.60%) Electronics
8 2 (1.60%) Aerospace
8 2 (1.60%) Games
9 1 (0.80%) Automotive
9 1 (0.80%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 16 (12.80%) Developer
2 13 (10.40%) 2nd Line Support
3 12 (9.60%) Team Leader
3 12 (9.60%) Support Team Leader
4 11 (8.80%) Desktop Support Team Leader
4 11 (8.80%) Project Administrator
4 11 (8.80%) Administrator
4 11 (8.80%) Analyst
4 11 (8.80%) Desktop Support
4 11 (8.80%) Desktop Team Leader
5 9 (7.20%) Web Developer
6 8 (6.40%) Architect
7 6 (4.80%) Project Manager
7 6 (4.80%) Applications Developer
7 6 (4.80%) .NET Developer
7 6 (4.80%) Delivery Manager
8 5 (4.00%) .NET Web Developer
8 5 (4.00%) Business Analyst
9 4 (3.20%) Service Manager
10 3 (2.40%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (12.80%) .NET
2 12 (9.60%) jQuery
3 7 (5.60%) HTML
4 6 (4.80%) CSS
4 6 (4.80%) MSMQ
4 6 (4.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 5 (4.00%) .NET Framework
6 4 (3.20%) ASP.NET
7 3 (2.40%) JSP
7 3 (2.40%) HTML5
8 2 (1.60%) WPF
8 2 (1.60%) Middleware
9 1 (0.80%) JSF
9 1 (0.80%) Ajax
9 1 (0.80%) WF
9 1 (0.80%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (0.80%) Web Services
9 1 (0.80%) XML
9 1 (0.80%) DHTML
9 1 (0.80%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.20%) User Experience
2 13 (10.40%) Blackberry
2 13 (10.40%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.20%) Data Protection Act
3 4 (3.20%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.40%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.40%) Cybercrime
4 3 (2.40%) RMADS
4 3 (2.40%) Social Media
4 3 (2.40%) Freedom of Information
5 2 (1.60%) PKI
5 2 (1.60%) Statistics
5 2 (1.60%) CESG
5 2 (1.60%) Cryptography
5 2 (1.60%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.60%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.80%) CMDB
6 1 (0.80%) Market Risk
6 1 (0.80%) iPad
6 1 (0.80%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 23 (18.40%) Windows
2 14 (11.20%) Windows 7
3 5 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (2.40%) UNIX
4 3 (2.40%) Linux
5 2 (1.60%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (18.40%) Project Management
2 18 (14.40%) Service Delivery
3 16 (12.80%) Business Analysis
4 15 (12.00%) Risk Management
5 14 (11.20%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (10.40%) Information Security
6 13 (10.40%) ITIL
6 13 (10.40%) Time Management
7 9 (7.20%) PRINCE2
7 9 (7.20%) Workflow
8 8 (6.40%) Change Management
9 7 (5.60%) Service Management
9 7 (5.60%) E-Commerce
9 7 (5.60%) SIEM
9 7 (5.60%) MVC
10 6 (4.80%) Security Management
11 5 (4.00%) Content Management
11 5 (4.00%) Analytics
11 5 (4.00%) Performance Management
11 5 (4.00%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 16 (12.80%) C#
2 15 (12.00%) SQL
3 7 (5.60%) JavaScript
4 4 (3.20%) T-SQL
5 3 (2.40%) VBScript
5 3 (2.40%) Java
6 2 (1.60%) VB.NET
6 2 (1.60%) Lingo
6 2 (1.60%) PHP
7 1 (0.80%) C
7 1 (0.80%) C++
Qualifications
1 17 (13.60%) Degree
2 10 (8.00%) CISSP
3 7 (5.60%) ITIL Certification
3 7 (5.60%) Security Cleared
4 6 (4.80%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.40%) DV Cleared
5 3 (2.40%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (2.40%) PCI QSA
5 3 (2.40%) CRISC
6 2 (1.60%) CISM
6 2 (1.60%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.60%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.60%) CCNA
7 1 (0.80%) ISEB
7 1 (0.80%) MCSE
7 1 (0.80%) CCNP
7 1 (0.80%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.80%) MCDST
7 1 (0.80%) MCITP
7 1 (0.80%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.40%) SLA
1 8 (6.40%) PCI DSS
2 7 (5.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (4.00%) QA
4 2 (1.60%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 2 (1.60%) HIPAA
4 2 (1.60%) COBIT
4 2 (1.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.80%) PMBOK
System Software
1 20 (16.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.20%) XenApp
3 3 (2.40%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 2 (1.60%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.80%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (10.40%) SCCM
2 2 (1.60%) WSUS
Vendors
1 20 (16.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.60%) Citrix
3 4 (3.20%) SAP
3 4 (3.20%) VMware
4 3 (2.40%) Barracuda Networks
4 3 (2.40%) Cisco
4 3 (2.40%) Adobe
5 2 (1.60%) Oracle
5 2 (1.60%) Google
6 1 (0.80%) Coremetrics
6 1 (0.80%) Computacenter
6 1 (0.80%) Omniture
6 1 (0.80%) HP
6 1 (0.80%) EMC
6 1 (0.80%) Avaya
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £42000 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
Posted: 4 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Erin Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum + training, excellent benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Rolls Royce
Posted: 13 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Rolls Royce
Posted: 13 days ago
Stoke-on-Trent
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £20k - 27k per year + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
West Midlands
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago