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 18 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Legal
Rank 114 133 155
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +22
Permanent jobs citing Legal 86 69 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.74% 1.38% 0.81%
As % of the General category 4.43% 4.16% 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 81 51 33
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £30,400
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £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
1942 1660 1570
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 39.27% 33.14% 33.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1575 1256 1335
Average salary £43,100 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £27,000
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 18 April 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 18 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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +10 48 £39,500 +5.33% 8
Warwickshire +17 25 £35,000 -30.00% 1
Coventry +8 3 £50,000 +35.13%
Walsall - 1 £19,000 -
Staffordshire - 1 £45,000 -
Legal
England

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 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 (31.21%) Finance
2 42 (26.75%) .NET
2 42 (26.75%) Microsoft
3 40 (25.48%) SQL Server
4 38 (24.20%) C#
4 38 (24.20%) Windows
5 33 (21.02%) Law
6 29 (18.47%) SQL
7 26 (16.56%) MVC
8 24 (15.29%) MS Excel
8 24 (15.29%) Security Cleared
9 23 (14.65%) SC Cleared
10 22 (14.01%) HTML
10 22 (14.01%) Management Information System
11 21 (13.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 21 (13.38%) C
12 20 (12.74%) ITIL
12 20 (12.74%) Security Management
12 20 (12.74%) Information Security
13 19 (12.10%) Information Security Management
13 19 (12.10%) VB.NET
14 18 (11.46%) Web Services
14 18 (11.46%) VMware
14 18 (11.46%) Risk Management
15 17 (10.83%) XML
16 16 (10.19%) VB
16 16 (10.19%) Degree
17 15 (9.55%) JavaScript
17 15 (9.55%) CSS
17 15 (9.55%) Service Management

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 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 (7.64%) SharePoint
2 9 (5.73%) MS Exchange
3 6 (3.82%) WorkSite
4 5 (3.18%) CMS
5 4 (2.55%) IIS
6 3 (1.91%) FileNet
7 2 (1.27%) Lync
7 2 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (1.27%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (1.27%) IBM Notes
7 2 (1.27%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.27%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2000
8 1 (0.64%) Documentum
8 1 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.64%) Alfresco
8 1 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 24 (15.29%) MS Excel
2 11 (7.01%) MS Office
3 4 (2.55%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.27%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (1.27%) Acrobat
4 2 (1.27%) MS Project
4 2 (1.27%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.64%) Adobe Captivate
5 1 (0.64%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (2.55%) Google Analytics
1 4 (2.55%) Maximo
1 4 (2.55%) Visualfiles
2 2 (1.27%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.27%) assyst
3 1 (0.64%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.27%) SaaS
2 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.64%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.01%) Broadband
2 6 (3.82%) Internet
3 4 (2.55%) HTTP
4 2 (1.27%) SAN
5 1 (0.64%) VLAN
5 1 (0.64%) Wireless
5 1 (0.64%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.64%) LAN
5 1 (0.64%) WAN
5 1 (0.64%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.64%) VPN
5 1 (0.64%) Intranet
5 1 (0.64%) MPLS
5 1 (0.64%) Firewall
5 1 (0.64%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (25.48%) SQL Server
2 14 (8.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (5.10%) OLAP
3 8 (5.10%) Crystal Reports
3 8 (5.10%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (3.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (2.55%) MS Access
6 3 (1.91%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.27%) DB2
8 1 (0.64%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.64%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 12 (7.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (1.91%) MSI
2 3 (1.91%) InstallShield
2 3 (1.91%) Wise Package Studio
3 2 (1.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 49 (31.21%) Finance
2 33 (21.02%) Law
3 13 (8.28%) Manufacturing
4 10 (6.37%) Retail
5 5 (3.18%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.55%) Banking
7 2 (1.27%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.64%) German Language
8 1 (0.64%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.64%) Private Banking
8 1 (0.64%) Marketing
8 1 (0.64%) Automotive
8 1 (0.64%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 31 (19.75%) Developer
2 22 (14.01%) Analyst
3 20 (12.74%) Architect
4 13 (8.28%) Infrastructure Architect
5 12 (7.64%) Software Engineer
6 11 (7.01%) .NET Developer
7 8 (5.10%) Vendor Manager
7 8 (5.10%) Service Manager
7 8 (5.10%) Senior Analyst
7 8 (5.10%) ASP.NET Developer
7 8 (5.10%) Security Officer
8 7 (4.46%) Business Analyst
9 6 (3.82%) Project Manager
10 5 (3.18%) Trainee
10 5 (3.18%) Senior Security Analyst
10 5 (3.18%) Senior Software Engineer
10 5 (3.18%) Security Analyst
10 5 (3.18%) Service Analyst
10 5 (3.18%) Programme Manager
10 5 (3.18%) Case Management Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (26.75%) .NET
2 22 (14.01%) HTML
3 18 (11.46%) Web Services
4 17 (10.83%) XML
5 15 (9.55%) CSS
6 14 (8.92%) ASP.NET
7 13 (8.28%) jQuery
8 10 (6.37%) WCF
8 10 (6.37%) JSP
9 8 (5.10%) .NET Framework
10 7 (4.46%) Ajax
11 6 (3.82%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 5 (3.18%) J2EE
12 5 (3.18%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (3.18%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 3 (1.91%) J2SE
13 3 (1.91%) Servlets
14 2 (1.27%) HTML5
14 2 (1.27%) MooTools
14 2 (1.27%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 22 (14.01%) Management Information System
2 13 (8.28%) Human Factors
3 5 (3.18%) RMADS
4 3 (1.91%) Social Media
5 2 (1.27%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.64%) Economics
6 1 (0.64%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.64%) Replication
6 1 (0.64%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.64%) CMDB
6 1 (0.64%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 38 (24.20%) Windows
2 8 (5.10%) Windows XP
3 7 (4.46%) Windows 7
4 3 (1.91%) Linux
5 2 (1.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.27%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.27%) UNIX
6 1 (0.64%) Windows 2000
6 1 (0.64%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.64%) Android
6 1 (0.64%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (16.56%) MVC
2 20 (12.74%) ITIL
2 20 (12.74%) Security Management
2 20 (12.74%) Information Security
3 19 (12.10%) Information Security Management
4 18 (11.46%) Risk Management
5 15 (9.55%) Service Management
6 14 (8.92%) Web Development
7 12 (7.64%) Process Management
7 12 (7.64%) Workflow
7 12 (7.64%) Software Engineering
8 11 (7.01%) Business Intelligence
8 11 (7.01%) Performance Management
9 10 (6.37%) Infrastructure Management
9 10 (6.37%) Project Management
10 9 (5.73%) Business Continuity
10 9 (5.73%) Analytics
11 8 (5.10%) ISMS
11 8 (5.10%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (4.46%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 38 (24.20%) C#
2 29 (18.47%) SQL
3 21 (13.38%) C
4 19 (12.10%) VB.NET
5 16 (10.19%) VB
6 15 (9.55%) JavaScript
7 14 (8.92%) T-SQL
8 13 (8.28%) PHP
8 13 (8.28%) C++
9 6 (3.82%) Java
10 5 (3.18%) VBA
11 1 (0.64%) VB6
Qualifications
1 24 (15.29%) Security Cleared
2 23 (14.65%) SC Cleared
3 16 (10.19%) Degree
4 13 (8.28%) ITIL Certification
5 9 (5.73%) CISSP
6 8 (5.10%) CISM
7 5 (3.18%) DV Cleared
8 3 (1.91%) MCSE
8 3 (1.91%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (1.91%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (1.27%) MCP
10 1 (0.64%) ISSMP
10 1 (0.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.64%) MCITP
10 1 (0.64%) CCNA
10 1 (0.64%) PMP
10 1 (0.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.64%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (13.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (6.37%) QA
3 6 (3.82%) ISO 14001
3 6 (3.82%) ISO 9001
4 5 (3.18%) COBIT
5 4 (2.55%) SLA
6 1 (0.64%) FATCA
System Software
1 14 (8.92%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.91%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (1.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.64%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.64%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.64%) vSphere
3 1 (0.64%) XenApp
3 1 (0.64%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (1.91%) SCCM
2 2 (1.27%) Tivoli
2 2 (1.27%) BMC PATROL
2 2 (1.27%) Control-M
2 2 (1.27%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.64%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.64%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.64%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 42 (26.75%) Microsoft
2 18 (11.46%) VMware
3 15 (9.55%) Citrix
4 6 (3.82%) IBM
5 4 (2.55%) NetApp
5 4 (2.55%) Cisco
5 4 (2.55%) Google
6 3 (1.91%) Kofax
6 3 (1.91%) Oracle
6 3 (1.91%) Remedy
7 2 (1.27%) HP
7 2 (1.27%) EMC
7 2 (1.27%) Intel
7 2 (1.27%) Veritas
7 2 (1.27%) Lotus
7 2 (1.27%) BMC
7 2 (1.27%) CA
8 1 (0.64%) Computacenter
8 1 (0.64%) Adobe
8 1 (0.64%) SAP
Birmingham
Hudson - London
Salary: £20000 - £21961 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Willenhall, West Midlands (County)
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Venturi
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + + Car + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwickshire
Venturi
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + full benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Venn Group - UK
Salary: 25000-33000 Per Annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham
Jagger Talent Commercial Recruiters
Salary: £50,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham, United Kingdom
The Legal Ombudsman
Salary: Salary: £30,400 per annum plus 3% flexible benefits allowance
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago