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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Legal
Rank 126 148 135
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -13
Permanent jobs citing Legal 89 59 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.66% 1.06% 1.41%
As % of the General category 4.30% 2.66% 3.87%
Number of salaries quoted 83 44 44
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +49.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,725 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £65,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +13.33%
General Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2072 2215 1783
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 38.58% 39.87% 36.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1661 1750 1499
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
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 25 July 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 25 July 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 +26 61 £35,000 -17.64% 7
Warwickshire +20 15 £26,250 -40.00%
Solihull - 4 £41,495 -
Coventry -9 1 - -
Staffordshire -11 1 £35,000 -
Walsall - 1 £37,500 -
Shropshire - 1 £32,500 -
Legal
England

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 51 (29.65%) Law
2 47 (27.33%) Microsoft
3 43 (25.00%) Finance
4 40 (23.26%) SQL Server
5 39 (22.67%) Windows
6 38 (22.09%) MS Excel
7 37 (21.51%) SQL
8 34 (19.77%) C#
8 34 (19.77%) .NET
9 29 (16.86%) VB.NET
9 29 (16.86%) MS Office
10 27 (15.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 24 (13.95%) Workflow
11 24 (13.95%) Project Management
12 22 (12.79%) SharePoint
13 19 (11.05%) Degree
14 18 (10.47%) ITIL
14 18 (10.47%) Security Cleared
15 17 (9.88%) PRINCE2
15 17 (9.88%) VB
16 16 (9.30%) MS Project
16 16 (9.30%) Management Information System
17 15 (8.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
18 14 (8.14%) VMware
18 14 (8.14%) T-SQL
18 14 (8.14%) SQL Server 2008
18 14 (8.14%) Network Security
19 13 (7.56%) Cisco
19 13 (7.56%) Information Security
20 12 (6.98%) Web Development

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 22 (12.79%) SharePoint
2 7 (4.07%) MS Exchange
3 6 (3.49%) WorkSite
4 5 (2.91%) CMS
5 3 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2000
6 2 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.16%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.16%) FileNet
7 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.58%) Alfresco
7 1 (0.58%) Documentum
Applications
1 38 (22.09%) MS Excel
2 29 (16.86%) MS Office
3 16 (9.30%) MS Project
4 4 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (1.74%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (1.74%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.58%) CATIA
6 1 (0.58%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.58%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 4 (2.33%) Visualfiles
2 2 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.16%) Summit
3 1 (0.58%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.16%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.58%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (8.14%) Network Security
2 11 (6.40%) LAN
2 11 (6.40%) WAN
2 11 (6.40%) Firewall
3 10 (5.81%) TCP/IP
4 8 (4.65%) MPLS
5 7 (4.07%) OSPF
5 7 (4.07%) BGP
5 7 (4.07%) EIGRP
5 7 (4.07%) IPsec
5 7 (4.07%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (4.07%) VPLS
5 7 (4.07%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (1.74%) VPN
7 2 (1.16%) Internet
8 1 (0.58%) 3G
8 1 (0.58%) SAN
8 1 (0.58%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.58%) VoIP
8 1 (0.58%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (23.26%) SQL Server
2 27 (15.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (8.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (5.23%) OLAP
5 8 (4.65%) Crystal Reports
6 7 (4.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (3.49%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (2.33%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (1.16%) MS Access
9 2 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (3.49%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (1.74%) MSI
3 2 (1.16%) InstallShield
3 2 (1.16%) Wise Package Studio
3 2 (1.16%) Visual Studio
General
1 51 (29.65%) Law
2 43 (25.00%) Finance
3 11 (6.40%) Telecoms
4 8 (4.65%) Retail
5 3 (1.74%) Banking
5 3 (1.74%) Marketing
6 2 (1.16%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.16%) Automotive
6 2 (1.16%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.58%) German Language
Job Titles
1 42 (24.42%) Developer
2 33 (19.19%) Analyst
3 13 (7.56%) Coordinator
3 13 (7.56%) Architect
3 13 (7.56%) Business Analyst
3 13 (7.56%) Project Coordinator
4 9 (5.23%) .NET Developer
4 9 (5.23%) Project Manager
5 8 (4.65%) Administrator
5 8 (4.65%) Network Analyst
5 8 (4.65%) Project Support Officer
5 8 (4.65%) Project Officer
5 8 (4.65%) Case Management Developer
6 7 (4.07%) Project Support Coordinator
6 7 (4.07%) Network Security Analyst
6 7 (4.07%) Security Engineer
6 7 (4.07%) Security Analyst
6 7 (4.07%) Network Engineer
6 7 (4.07%) Network Security Engineer
7 6 (3.49%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (19.77%) .NET
2 11 (6.40%) HTML
3 10 (5.81%) ASP.NET
4 9 (5.23%) .NET Framework
4 9 (5.23%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 7 (4.07%) Web Services
6 6 (3.49%) XML
6 6 (3.49%) WinForms
7 4 (2.33%) CSS
8 3 (1.74%) JSP
8 3 (1.74%) J2EE
8 3 (1.74%) HTML5
9 2 (1.16%) WPF
9 2 (1.16%) Silverlight
9 2 (1.16%) J2SE
9 2 (1.16%) Servlets
10 1 (0.58%) XSLT
10 1 (0.58%) Swing
10 1 (0.58%) OCX
10 1 (0.58%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 16 (9.30%) Management Information System
2 7 (4.07%) Clustering
3 5 (2.91%) Human Factors
4 3 (1.74%) Computer Science
4 3 (1.74%) Economics
5 2 (1.16%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.16%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.16%) Social Media
6 1 (0.58%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.58%) Statistics
6 1 (0.58%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (0.58%) Replication
6 1 (0.58%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.58%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 39 (22.67%) Windows
2 9 (5.23%) Windows 8
3 8 (4.65%) Apple iOS
3 8 (4.65%) Android
3 8 (4.65%) Windows XP
4 7 (4.07%) Windows 7
5 6 (3.49%) Linux
6 4 (2.33%) AIX
6 4 (2.33%) Solaris
6 4 (2.33%) UNIX
6 4 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.74%) Windows 2000
8 2 (1.16%) VMS
8 2 (1.16%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.16%) SUSE
8 2 (1.16%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (13.95%) Project Management
1 24 (13.95%) Workflow
2 18 (10.47%) ITIL
3 17 (9.88%) PRINCE2
4 13 (7.56%) Information Security
5 12 (6.98%) Service Management
5 12 (6.98%) Document Management
5 12 (6.98%) Web Development
6 11 (6.40%) ISMS
6 11 (6.40%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (5.81%) MVC
8 9 (5.23%) Information Security Management
8 9 (5.23%) Security Management
8 9 (5.23%) Change Management
8 9 (5.23%) Network Management
9 8 (4.65%) Waterfall
9 8 (4.65%) Service Delivery
10 7 (4.07%) Risk Management
10 7 (4.07%) Scrum
10 7 (4.07%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 37 (21.51%) SQL
2 34 (19.77%) C#
3 29 (16.86%) VB.NET
4 17 (9.88%) VB
5 14 (8.14%) T-SQL
6 8 (4.65%) PHP
7 4 (2.33%) Java
7 4 (2.33%) JavaScript
7 4 (2.33%) VBA
7 4 (2.33%) VB6
8 2 (1.16%) C++
8 2 (1.16%) C
9 1 (0.58%) VBScript
9 1 (0.58%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 19 (11.05%) Degree
2 18 (10.47%) Security Cleared
3 11 (6.40%) SC Cleared
4 9 (5.23%) ITIL Certification
5 7 (4.07%) CCSA
5 7 (4.07%) CCSE
5 7 (4.07%) CCNP
5 7 (4.07%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (2.91%) CISSP
6 5 (2.91%) CISM
7 3 (1.74%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (1.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (1.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (1.16%) CISA
9 1 (0.58%) PMP
9 1 (0.58%) MOS
9 1 (0.58%) CIPD
9 1 (0.58%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.58%) MCP
9 1 (0.58%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (8.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (2.91%) QA
3 4 (2.33%) SLA
4 2 (1.16%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (6.40%) Active Directory
2 8 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.33%) PowerHA
4 3 (1.74%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (1.16%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.58%) vCloud
6 1 (0.58%) XenApp
6 1 (0.58%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.58%) vSphere
6 1 (0.58%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (1.74%) SCCM
2 2 (1.16%) SCOM
3 1 (0.58%) XenMobile
3 1 (0.58%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.58%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 47 (27.33%) Microsoft
2 14 (8.14%) VMware
3 13 (7.56%) Cisco
4 12 (6.98%) LexisNexis
5 9 (5.23%) Citrix
6 8 (4.65%) IBM
6 8 (4.65%) DevExpress
7 7 (4.07%) CheckPoint
8 4 (2.33%) Red Hat
9 3 (1.74%) CA
9 3 (1.74%) NetApp
9 3 (1.74%) HP
10 2 (1.16%) EMC
10 2 (1.16%) Veritas
10 2 (1.16%) Tufin
10 2 (1.16%) Cognos
10 2 (1.16%) LogRhythm
10 2 (1.16%) McAfee
10 2 (1.16%) Kofax
10 2 (1.16%) Computacenter
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: Competitive plus benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + bonus + full benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Posted: 27 days ago