The first 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Legal
Rank 112 144 157
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +13
Permanent jobs citing Legal 83 64 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.70% 1.28% 0.78%
As % of the General category 4.35% 3.85% 2.35%
Number of salaries quoted 78 47 32
Average salary £36,750 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.12% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,200 £30,200
10% offered a salary of more than £53,600 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
General Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1910 1663 1532
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 39.19% 33.25% 33.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1551 1258 1303
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
Legal
England

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 24 April 2014.

Legal Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

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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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +14 48 £38,500 +2.66% 1
Warwickshire +11 24 £35,000 -22.22%
Coventry +10 3 £50,000 +35.13%
Staffordshire - 1 £45,000 - 1
Legal
England

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 49 (31.61%) Finance
2 43 (27.74%) Microsoft
3 40 (25.81%) .NET
4 38 (24.52%) SQL Server
4 38 (24.52%) Windows
5 36 (23.23%) C#
6 32 (20.65%) Law
7 28 (18.06%) SQL
8 24 (15.48%) MS Excel
8 24 (15.48%) MVC
8 24 (15.48%) Security Cleared
9 23 (14.84%) SC Cleared
10 22 (14.19%) Management Information System
10 22 (14.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 21 (13.55%) Information Security
12 20 (12.90%) Security Management
12 20 (12.90%) HTML
13 19 (12.26%) C
13 19 (12.26%) VB.NET
13 19 (12.26%) ITIL
13 19 (12.26%) Information Security Management
14 18 (11.61%) Risk Management
14 18 (11.61%) VMware
15 17 (10.97%) Degree
16 16 (10.32%) Web Services
16 16 (10.32%) XML
16 16 (10.32%) VB
17 15 (9.68%) Service Management
17 15 (9.68%) Citrix
18 14 (9.03%) T-SQL

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 12 (7.74%) SharePoint
2 8 (5.16%) MS Exchange
3 6 (3.87%) WorkSite
4 5 (3.23%) CMS
5 4 (2.58%) IIS
6 3 (1.94%) FileNet
7 2 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (1.29%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (1.29%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.29%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (1.29%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.65%) Documentum
8 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2000
8 1 (0.65%) Lync
8 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.65%) Alfresco
8 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 24 (15.48%) MS Excel
2 11 (7.10%) MS Office
3 4 (2.58%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.29%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (1.29%) Acrobat
4 2 (1.29%) MS Project
4 2 (1.29%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.65%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.65%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 4 (2.58%) Google Analytics
1 4 (2.58%) Maximo
1 4 (2.58%) Visualfiles
2 2 (1.29%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.29%) assyst
3 1 (0.65%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.29%) SaaS
2 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.65%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.81%) Broadband
2 6 (3.87%) Internet
3 4 (2.58%) HTTP
4 2 (1.29%) Firewall
4 2 (1.29%) SAN
4 2 (1.29%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.65%) VPN
5 1 (0.65%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.65%) LAN
5 1 (0.65%) WAN
5 1 (0.65%) MPLS
5 1 (0.65%) Intranet
5 1 (0.65%) VLAN
5 1 (0.65%) Wireless
5 1 (0.65%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (24.52%) SQL Server
2 14 (9.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (5.16%) OLAP
3 8 (5.16%) Crystal Reports
3 8 (5.16%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (2.58%) MS Access
6 3 (1.94%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (1.29%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.29%) DB2
8 1 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.65%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 10 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (1.94%) MSI
2 3 (1.94%) InstallShield
2 3 (1.94%) Wise Package Studio
3 2 (1.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 49 (31.61%) Finance
2 32 (20.65%) Law
3 11 (7.10%) Manufacturing
4 10 (6.45%) Retail
5 5 (3.23%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.58%) Banking
7 2 (1.29%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.65%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.65%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.65%) Private Banking
8 1 (0.65%) Marketing
8 1 (0.65%) Automotive
8 1 (0.65%) German Language
Job Titles
1 30 (19.35%) Developer
2 22 (14.19%) Analyst
3 20 (12.90%) Architect
4 13 (8.39%) Infrastructure Architect
5 11 (7.10%) .NET Developer
6 10 (6.45%) Software Engineer
7 9 (5.81%) Security Officer
8 8 (5.16%) Vendor Manager
8 8 (5.16%) Business Analyst
8 8 (5.16%) Service Manager
8 8 (5.16%) ASP.NET Developer
9 7 (4.52%) Senior Analyst
10 6 (3.87%) Project Manager
11 5 (3.23%) Programme Manager
11 5 (3.23%) Senior Security Analyst
11 5 (3.23%) Trainee
11 5 (3.23%) IT Security Officer
11 5 (3.23%) Security Analyst
11 5 (3.23%) Compliance Analyst
11 5 (3.23%) Case Management Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (25.81%) .NET
2 20 (12.90%) HTML
3 16 (10.32%) Web Services
3 16 (10.32%) XML
4 14 (9.03%) ASP.NET
5 13 (8.39%) CSS
6 11 (7.10%) jQuery
7 9 (5.81%) JSP
8 8 (5.16%) WCF
8 8 (5.16%) .NET Framework
9 6 (3.87%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 5 (3.23%) Ajax
10 5 (3.23%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 5 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (2.58%) J2EE
12 3 (1.94%) J2SE
12 3 (1.94%) Servlets
13 2 (1.29%) REST
13 2 (1.29%) MooTools
13 2 (1.29%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 22 (14.19%) Management Information System
2 13 (8.39%) Human Factors
3 5 (3.23%) RMADS
4 3 (1.94%) Social Media
5 2 (1.29%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.65%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.65%) Economics
6 1 (0.65%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.65%) Replication
6 1 (0.65%) CMDB
6 1 (0.65%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 38 (24.52%) Windows
2 8 (5.16%) Windows XP
3 7 (4.52%) Windows 7
4 3 (1.94%) UNIX
4 3 (1.94%) Linux
5 2 (1.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.65%) Windows 2000
6 1 (0.65%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.65%) Android
6 1 (0.65%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (15.48%) MVC
2 21 (13.55%) Information Security
3 20 (12.90%) Security Management
4 19 (12.26%) ITIL
4 19 (12.26%) Information Security Management
5 18 (11.61%) Risk Management
6 15 (9.68%) Service Management
7 13 (8.39%) Web Development
8 12 (7.74%) Process Management
8 12 (7.74%) Workflow
9 11 (7.10%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (7.10%) Project Management
9 11 (7.10%) Performance Management
10 10 (6.45%) Infrastructure Management
10 10 (6.45%) Software Engineering
11 9 (5.81%) Business Continuity
11 9 (5.81%) Analytics
11 9 (5.81%) ISMS
12 8 (5.16%) Service Delivery
13 7 (4.52%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 36 (23.23%) C#
2 28 (18.06%) SQL
3 19 (12.26%) C
3 19 (12.26%) VB.NET
4 16 (10.32%) VB
5 14 (9.03%) T-SQL
6 13 (8.39%) JavaScript
7 11 (7.10%) PHP
7 11 (7.10%) C++
8 5 (3.23%) Java
8 5 (3.23%) VBA
9 1 (0.65%) VB6
Qualifications
1 24 (15.48%) Security Cleared
2 23 (14.84%) SC Cleared
3 17 (10.97%) Degree
4 13 (8.39%) ITIL Certification
5 10 (6.45%) CISSP
6 9 (5.81%) CISM
7 5 (3.23%) DV Cleared
8 3 (1.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (1.29%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (1.29%) MCSE
10 1 (0.65%) MCP
10 1 (0.65%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.65%) CCNA
10 1 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.65%) PMP
10 1 (0.65%) CISA
10 1 (0.65%) ISSMP
10 1 (0.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.65%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (14.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (6.45%) QA
3 6 (3.87%) ISO 14001
3 6 (3.87%) ISO 9001
4 5 (3.23%) SLA
4 5 (3.23%) COBIT
5 1 (0.65%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.65%) FATCA
System Software
1 12 (7.74%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.94%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (1.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.65%) vSphere
3 1 (0.65%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.65%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.65%) XenApp
3 1 (0.65%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (1.94%) SCCM
2 2 (1.29%) NetBackup
2 2 (1.29%) Tivoli
2 2 (1.29%) BMC PATROL
2 2 (1.29%) Control-M
3 1 (0.65%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.65%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.65%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 43 (27.74%) Microsoft
2 18 (11.61%) VMware
3 15 (9.68%) Citrix
4 6 (3.87%) IBM
5 4 (2.58%) Google
5 4 (2.58%) NetApp
5 4 (2.58%) Cisco
6 3 (1.94%) Oracle
6 3 (1.94%) Remedy
6 3 (1.94%) Kofax
7 2 (1.29%) BMC
7 2 (1.29%) CA
7 2 (1.29%) Veritas
7 2 (1.29%) Lotus
7 2 (1.29%) HP
7 2 (1.29%) EMC
7 2 (1.29%) Intel
8 1 (0.65%) SAP
8 1 (0.65%) Adobe
8 1 (0.65%) Symantec
Willenhall, West Midlands (County)
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Advantage XPO
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £31000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham
Hudson - London
Salary: £20000 - £21961 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham
Venn Group - UK
Salary: 25000-33000 Per Annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Birmingham
Jagger Talent Commercial Recruiters
Salary: £50,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 16 days ago
Birmingham, United Kingdom
The Legal Ombudsman
Salary: Salary: £30,400 per annum plus 3% flexible benefits allowance
Posted: 16 days ago