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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Legal
Rank 182 115 144
Rank change year-on-year
-67 +29
Permanent jobs citing Legal 28 109 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.50% 1.99% 1.18%
As % of the General category 1.36% 5.58% 2.87%
Number of salaries quoted 20 105 49
Average salary £48,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.33% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,800 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,299 £52,500 £64,100
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
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
2059 1952 2263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 36.83% 35.67% 40.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1582 1567 1823
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £71,200
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 3 September 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 September 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 -54 18 £48,500 +14.11% 7
Shropshire -5 4 £63,299 +155.75% 2
Warwickshire -14 2 £45,000 +35.33%
Solihull +10 1 £45,000 +69.81%
Legal
England

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 27 (33.75%) Finance
2 24 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 21 (26.25%) ITIL
4 18 (22.50%) Project Management
5 16 (20.00%) C#
5 16 (20.00%) .NET
6 15 (18.75%) MS Excel
7 14 (17.50%) Degree
8 13 (16.25%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (15.00%) Change Management
10 11 (13.75%) PRINCE2
10 11 (13.75%) MS Office
10 11 (13.75%) Retail
10 11 (13.75%) Risk Management
11 10 (12.50%) SharePoint
11 10 (12.50%) jQuery
12 9 (11.25%) Windows
12 9 (11.25%) SQL
12 9 (11.25%) Active Directory
12 9 (11.25%) Stakeholder Management
12 9 (11.25%) Information Security
13 8 (10.00%) Law
13 8 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
13 8 (10.00%) MS Exchange
14 7 (8.75%) Management Information System
14 7 (8.75%) Publishing
14 7 (8.75%) Exchange Server 2010
15 6 (7.50%) Windows Server 2012
15 6 (7.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 6 (7.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 10 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 8 (10.00%) MS Exchange
3 7 (8.75%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (3.75%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (2.50%) CMS
6 2 (2.50%) Lync
7 1 (1.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 15 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 11 (13.75%) MS Office
3 2 (2.50%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (2.50%) SAP Business One
2 1 (1.25%) SAP PM
2 1 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.00%) SaaS
2 2 (2.50%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.50%) DHCP
1 6 (7.50%) DNS
2 4 (5.00%) Firewall
2 4 (5.00%) WAN
3 3 (3.75%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.50%) LAN
5 1 (1.25%) VoIP
5 1 (1.25%) Ethernet
5 1 (1.25%) Internet
5 1 (1.25%) MPLS
5 1 (1.25%) OSPF
5 1 (1.25%) VPN
5 1 (1.25%) Wireless
5 1 (1.25%) VLAN
5 1 (1.25%) VPLS
5 1 (1.25%) Network Security
5 1 (1.25%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.50%) Big Data
3 1 (1.25%) MySQL
3 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (2.50%) Hudson
2 1 (1.25%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 27 (33.75%) Finance
2 11 (13.75%) Retail
3 8 (10.00%) Law
4 7 (8.75%) Publishing
5 5 (6.25%) Telecoms
5 5 (6.25%) Marketing
6 3 (3.75%) Banking
6 3 (3.75%) Manufacturing
7 2 (2.50%) Games
7 2 (2.50%) Aerospace
8 1 (1.25%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (1.25%) Investment Banking
8 1 (1.25%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 13 (16.25%) Project Manager
2 10 (12.50%) Developer
3 7 (8.75%) Web Developer
3 7 (8.75%) IT Project Manager
4 6 (7.50%) .NET Developer
5 5 (6.25%) Analyst
5 5 (6.25%) .NET Web Developer
6 4 (5.00%) Commercial Manager
6 4 (5.00%) Architect
7 3 (3.75%) Business Analyst
7 3 (3.75%) 1st Line Support
7 3 (3.75%) Head of Development
7 3 (3.75%) Service Manager
8 2 (2.50%) Creative Web Developer
8 2 (2.50%) Designer
8 2 (2.50%) Senior Designer
8 2 (2.50%) Creative Web Designer
8 2 (2.50%) Training Manager
8 2 (2.50%) IT Security Officer
8 2 (2.50%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (20.00%) .NET
2 10 (12.50%) jQuery
3 6 (7.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 6 (7.50%) MSMQ
4 5 (6.25%) WPF
4 5 (6.25%) HTML
5 4 (5.00%) CSS
6 3 (3.75%) ASP.NET
7 2 (2.50%) JSP
7 2 (2.50%) HTML5
8 1 (1.25%) WF
8 1 (1.25%) JSF
8 1 (1.25%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.25%) Web Services
8 1 (1.25%) XML
8 1 (1.25%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.75%) Management Information System
2 3 (3.75%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.50%) User Experience
3 2 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.50%) Cybercrime
3 2 (2.50%) RMADS
3 2 (2.50%) Social Media
3 2 (2.50%) CESG
3 2 (2.50%) Freedom of Information
3 2 (2.50%) Statistics
3 2 (2.50%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.25%) CMDB
4 1 (1.25%) Clustering
4 1 (1.25%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.25%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.25%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.25%) Windows
2 6 (7.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (7.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (3.75%) Linux
4 2 (2.50%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (26.25%) ITIL
2 18 (22.50%) Project Management
3 13 (16.25%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (15.00%) Change Management
5 11 (13.75%) PRINCE2
5 11 (13.75%) Risk Management
6 9 (11.25%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (11.25%) Information Security
7 6 (7.50%) MVC
7 6 (7.50%) E-Commerce
8 5 (6.25%) Service Delivery
8 5 (6.25%) Business Analysis
8 5 (6.25%) Mentoring
9 4 (5.00%) SDLC
9 4 (5.00%) Change Control
9 4 (5.00%) Agile Project Management
9 4 (5.00%) Analytics
9 4 (5.00%) Information Assurance
9 4 (5.00%) Service Management
10 3 (3.75%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 16 (20.00%) C#
2 9 (11.25%) SQL
3 5 (6.25%) JavaScript
4 3 (3.75%) VBScript
5 2 (2.50%) VB.NET
5 2 (2.50%) Lingo
5 2 (2.50%) PHP
5 2 (2.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (17.50%) Degree
2 8 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (7.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 5 (6.25%) Security Cleared
5 4 (5.00%) DV Cleared
5 4 (5.00%) CISSP
6 3 (3.75%) SC Cleared
7 2 (2.50%) CITP
7 2 (2.50%) CISM
7 2 (2.50%) CEH
7 2 (2.50%) ISSAP
7 2 (2.50%) MBCS
7 2 (2.50%) ISTQB
8 1 (1.25%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (1.25%) MCSE
8 1 (1.25%) CCNA
8 1 (1.25%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.50%) QA
2 2 (2.50%) SLA
2 2 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (11.25%) Active Directory
2 5 (6.25%) XenApp
3 4 (5.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (1.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (2.50%) WSUS
1 2 (2.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.50%) Citrix
3 4 (5.00%) SAP
4 3 (3.75%) Computacenter
4 3 (3.75%) Barracuda Networks
5 2 (2.50%) Google
5 2 (2.50%) VMware
5 2 (2.50%) Cisco
5 2 (2.50%) Adobe
6 1 (1.25%) Omniture
6 1 (1.25%) Pegasus
6 1 (1.25%) Coremetrics
6 1 (1.25%) RedPrairie
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
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Salary: £35k - 40k per year + Benefits
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Salary: £35k - 40k per year + Benefits
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