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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Legal
Rank 125 133 118
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -15
Permanent jobs citing Legal 99 70 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.78% 1.30% 1.93%
As % of the General category 5.21% 3.14% 5.51%
Number of salaries quoted 94 54 41
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £54,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.76% +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
1899 2228 1705
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 34.11% 41.49% 34.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1538 1789 1371
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 1 October 2014.

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 1 October 2014. 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 +12 77 £42,500 -5.55% 2
Warwickshire +5 9 £44,000 +3.52%
Shropshire - 6 £24,750 -
Walsall - 3 £19,000 -
Coventry -9 1 - -
Staffordshire - 1 £32,500 -
Legal
England

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 50 (30.12%) Microsoft
2 46 (27.71%) Law
3 42 (25.30%) Finance
4 39 (23.49%) SQL Server
5 38 (22.89%) MS Excel
6 37 (22.29%) SQL
6 37 (22.29%) MS Office
7 32 (19.28%) Windows
7 32 (19.28%) Workflow
8 29 (17.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 27 (16.27%) Project Management
10 26 (15.66%) C#
10 26 (15.66%) SQL Server 2008
11 25 (15.06%) .NET
11 25 (15.06%) SharePoint
12 23 (13.86%) ITIL
12 23 (13.86%) Degree
12 23 (13.86%) Agile Software Development
13 22 (13.25%) VB.NET
14 17 (10.24%) Network Security
15 16 (9.64%) PRINCE2
15 16 (9.64%) Analytical Skills
16 15 (9.04%) MS Project
16 15 (9.04%) Cisco
16 15 (9.04%) Firewall
17 14 (8.43%) VMware
18 13 (7.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
18 13 (7.83%) Management Information System
18 13 (7.83%) WAN
18 13 (7.83%) TCP/IP

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 25 (15.06%) SharePoint
2 9 (5.42%) MS Exchange
3 6 (3.61%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (3.01%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (2.41%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2000
7 1 (0.60%) WorkSite
7 1 (0.60%) FileNet
Applications
1 38 (22.89%) MS Excel
2 37 (22.29%) MS Office
3 15 (9.04%) MS Project
4 6 (3.61%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.20%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.60%) CATIA
Business Applications
1 4 (2.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.20%) Summit
3 1 (0.60%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.61%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 17 (10.24%) Network Security
2 15 (9.04%) Firewall
3 13 (7.83%) WAN
3 13 (7.83%) TCP/IP
3 13 (7.83%) LAN
4 10 (6.02%) IPsec
4 10 (6.02%) VPLS
4 10 (6.02%) BGP
4 10 (6.02%) EIGRP
4 10 (6.02%) MPLS
4 10 (6.02%) OSPF
4 10 (6.02%) Cisco ASA
4 10 (6.02%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (1.81%) Intranet
6 2 (1.20%) VPN
6 2 (1.20%) DNS
6 2 (1.20%) DHCP
7 1 (0.60%) 3G
7 1 (0.60%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (23.49%) SQL Server
2 29 (17.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 26 (15.66%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (5.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (1.81%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (1.81%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.20%) OLAP
6 2 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.20%) EDRMS
7 1 (0.60%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.60%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.60%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 10 (6.02%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.60%) MSI
General
1 46 (27.71%) Law
2 42 (25.30%) Finance
3 9 (5.42%) Telecoms
4 6 (3.61%) Retail
5 5 (3.01%) Investment Banking
5 5 (3.01%) Banking
6 3 (1.81%) Marketing
7 2 (1.20%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.60%) Front Office
8 1 (0.60%) Billing
8 1 (0.60%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.60%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 47 (28.31%) Analyst
2 40 (24.10%) Developer
3 20 (12.05%) Business Analyst
4 14 (8.43%) Coordinator
4 14 (8.43%) SQL Developer
4 14 (8.43%) Project Coordinator
5 10 (6.02%) Security Analyst
5 10 (6.02%) Network Analyst
5 10 (6.02%) Security Engineer
5 10 (6.02%) Network Security Analyst
5 10 (6.02%) Network Security Engineer
5 10 (6.02%) Project Manager
5 10 (6.02%) Network Engineer
6 8 (4.82%) Project Support Officer
6 8 (4.82%) Project Officer
6 8 (4.82%) Case Management Developer
6 8 (4.82%) Applications Developer
6 8 (4.82%) Architect
6 8 (4.82%) Administrator
7 7 (4.22%) Project Support Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (15.06%) .NET
2 8 (4.82%) .NET Framework
2 8 (4.82%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 4 (2.41%) WinForms
3 4 (2.41%) HTML
4 3 (1.81%) XML
5 2 (1.20%) WPF
5 2 (1.20%) Silverlight
5 2 (1.20%) XSD
5 2 (1.20%) CSS
5 2 (1.20%) HTML5
6 1 (0.60%) OCX
6 1 (0.60%) J2SE
6 1 (0.60%) J2EE
6 1 (0.60%) JSP
6 1 (0.60%) Servlets
6 1 (0.60%) Web Services
6 1 (0.60%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (9.64%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (7.83%) Management Information System
3 8 (4.82%) Clustering
4 7 (4.22%) Computer Science
4 7 (4.22%) Economics
5 3 (1.81%) Derivative
6 2 (1.20%) Equity Derivative
6 2 (1.20%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.20%) Credit Risk
6 2 (1.20%) Market Risk
6 2 (1.20%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.60%) Social Media
7 1 (0.60%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.60%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.60%) Statistics
7 1 (0.60%) Freedom of Information
7 1 (0.60%) Credit Derivative
Operating Systems
1 32 (19.28%) Windows
2 9 (5.42%) Windows 8
3 8 (4.82%) Android
3 8 (4.82%) Apple iOS
4 7 (4.22%) UNIX
4 7 (4.22%) Linux
5 5 (3.01%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (2.41%) Windows XP
6 4 (2.41%) AIX
6 4 (2.41%) Solaris
6 4 (2.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (2.41%) Windows 7
6 4 (2.41%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.20%) SUSE
7 2 (1.20%) Windows 2000
7 2 (1.20%) VMS
7 2 (1.20%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (19.28%) Workflow
2 27 (16.27%) Project Management
3 23 (13.86%) ITIL
3 23 (13.86%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (9.64%) PRINCE2
5 11 (6.63%) Document Management
5 11 (6.63%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (6.02%) Network Management
7 9 (5.42%) Data Protection
8 8 (4.82%) Information Security
8 8 (4.82%) Service Management
9 7 (4.22%) Cyber Security
9 7 (4.22%) CRM
9 7 (4.22%) Penetration Testing
9 7 (4.22%) Business Analysis
9 7 (4.22%) Scrum
10 6 (3.61%) Migration
10 6 (3.61%) Matrix Management
10 6 (3.61%) Service Delivery
10 6 (3.61%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 37 (22.29%) SQL
2 26 (15.66%) C#
3 22 (13.25%) VB.NET
4 9 (5.42%) T-SQL
5 7 (4.22%) PHP
5 7 (4.22%) VB
6 4 (2.41%) VB6
6 4 (2.41%) C
7 2 (1.20%) Java
7 2 (1.20%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.20%) C++
8 1 (0.60%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.60%) VBA
8 1 (0.60%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 23 (13.86%) Degree
2 13 (7.83%) Security Cleared
3 10 (6.02%) CCSA
3 10 (6.02%) CCSE
3 10 (6.02%) CCNP
3 10 (6.02%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (6.02%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (4.82%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (3.61%) SC Cleared
6 5 (3.01%) CISA
6 5 (3.01%) CISM
6 5 (3.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 5 (3.01%) MCSE
7 3 (1.81%) CISSP
8 2 (1.20%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (0.60%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.60%) MCSA
9 1 (0.60%) CCA
9 1 (0.60%) MCP
9 1 (0.60%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (4.82%) QA
3 7 (4.22%) SLA
4 3 (1.81%) PCI DSS
5 2 (1.20%) MiFID
5 2 (1.20%) EMIR
5 2 (1.20%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 11 (6.63%) Active Directory
2 8 (4.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.01%) XenApp
4 4 (2.41%) PowerHA
5 3 (1.81%) vSphere
6 2 (1.20%) VMware ESX
6 2 (1.20%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (0.60%) vCloud
7 1 (0.60%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.20%) SCOM
2 1 (0.60%) SCCM
Vendors
1 50 (30.12%) Microsoft
2 15 (9.04%) Cisco
3 14 (8.43%) VMware
4 10 (6.02%) CheckPoint
4 10 (6.02%) LexisNexis
5 9 (5.42%) IBM
6 8 (4.82%) Citrix
6 8 (4.82%) DevExpress
7 4 (2.41%) Oracle
7 4 (2.41%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.20%) Tripwire
8 2 (1.20%) Murex
8 2 (1.20%) Cognos
8 2 (1.20%) Veritas
8 2 (1.20%) Barracuda Networks
8 2 (1.20%) Tufin
8 2 (1.20%) LogRhythm
9 1 (0.60%) Tableau
9 1 (0.60%) F5
9 1 (0.60%) Apple
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 15 days ago