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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Legal
Rank 161 152 125
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -27
Permanent jobs citing Legal 80 69 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.28% 1.29% 1.73%
As % of the General category 3.49% 3.80% 4.39%
Number of salaries quoted 64 53 79
Average salary £42,500 £48,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.37% +34.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,750 £65,000 £53,400
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +7.50%
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
2294 1816 1935
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 36.73% 34.05% 39.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1743 1478 1577
Average salary £42,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £62,500
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 30 April 2016.

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 30 April 2016. 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 +17 61 £41,250 -17.50% 9
Worcestershire - 5 - -
Warwickshire -18 3 - - 1
Walsall - 3 £44,250 - 1
Shropshire -21 2 £35,000 -
Legal
England

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 45 (28.66%) Finance
2 36 (22.93%) Windows
3 30 (19.11%) Law
4 29 (18.47%) ITIL
5 28 (17.83%) SQL
5 28 (17.83%) Microsoft
6 27 (17.20%) Project Management
7 23 (14.65%) .NET
8 21 (13.38%) SQL Server
9 20 (12.74%) MS Excel
10 19 (12.10%) Risk Management
11 17 (10.83%) Information Security
11 17 (10.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 17 (10.83%) Process Improvement
11 17 (10.83%) Mentoring
12 16 (10.19%) MS Office
13 15 (9.55%) Service Delivery
13 15 (9.55%) Document Management
14 14 (8.92%) C#
14 14 (8.92%) CISSP
14 14 (8.92%) Case Management
15 13 (8.28%) Security Management
15 13 (8.28%) Degree
16 12 (7.64%) CISM
16 12 (7.64%) Manufacturing
16 12 (7.64%) ITIL Certification
16 12 (7.64%) Analytical Skills
17 11 (7.01%) Data Structures
17 11 (7.01%) Data Protection
17 11 (7.01%) Data Warehouse

Legal
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 (6.37%) SharePoint
2 6 (3.82%) IIS
3 5 (3.18%) MS Exchange
4 4 (2.55%) CMS
5 2 (1.27%) IBM Domino
5 2 (1.27%) IBM Notes
5 2 (1.27%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.27%) WordPress
6 1 (0.64%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 20 (12.74%) MS Excel
2 16 (10.19%) MS Office
3 9 (5.73%) MS Visio
4 4 (2.55%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (1.91%) MS Project
6 1 (0.64%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.64%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.64%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (5.73%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 7 (4.46%) Visualfiles
3 4 (2.55%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (1.27%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.64%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.18%) SaaS
2 4 (2.55%) IaaS
3 3 (1.91%) Google Apps
3 3 (1.91%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.64%) Office 365
5 1 (0.64%) PaaS
5 1 (0.64%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.73%) Firewall
2 5 (3.18%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (3.18%) LAN
2 5 (3.18%) WAN
3 4 (2.55%) VPN
4 3 (1.91%) Internet
4 3 (1.91%) Network Security
5 2 (1.27%) DHCP
5 2 (1.27%) DNS
5 2 (1.27%) SAN
6 1 (0.64%) Intranet
6 1 (0.64%) SSL
6 1 (0.64%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (13.38%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.01%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (5.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (4.46%) EDRMS
4 7 (4.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (1.91%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (1.91%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.91%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (1.91%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (1.27%) Big Data
6 2 (1.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (1.27%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.27%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (1.27%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (1.91%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 45 (28.66%) Finance
2 30 (19.11%) Law
3 12 (7.64%) Manufacturing
4 10 (6.37%) Marketing
5 4 (2.55%) Back Office
6 3 (1.91%) Automotive
6 3 (1.91%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.27%) Publishing
7 2 (1.27%) Retail
8 1 (0.64%) Billing
Job Titles
1 39 (24.84%) Analyst
2 20 (12.74%) Developer
2 20 (12.74%) IT Manager
3 14 (8.92%) Consultant
3 14 (8.92%) Service Analyst
4 13 (8.28%) Service Desk Analyst
4 13 (8.28%) Support Analyst
5 10 (6.37%) Service Manager
6 9 (5.73%) Functional Consultant
6 9 (5.73%) JDE Consultant
6 9 (5.73%) JDE Functional Consultant
7 8 (5.10%) .NET Developer
7 8 (5.10%) Designer
7 8 (5.10%) Security Manager
8 7 (4.46%) Applications Support
8 7 (4.46%) Applications Support Analyst
9 6 (3.82%) Solutions Designer
10 5 (3.18%) Business Analyst
10 5 (3.18%) C# Developer
10 5 (3.18%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (14.65%) .NET
2 10 (6.37%) ASP.NET
3 7 (4.46%) HTML
3 7 (4.46%) WPF
4 5 (3.18%) .NET Framework
5 4 (2.55%) CSS
5 4 (2.55%) Entity Framework
6 3 (1.91%) WCF
7 2 (1.27%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (1.27%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 2 (1.27%) Classic ASP
7 2 (1.27%) jQuery
7 2 (1.27%) WinForms
7 2 (1.27%) XML
8 1 (0.64%) Flash
8 1 (0.64%) HTML5
8 1 (0.64%) LINQ
8 1 (0.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (0.64%) Velocity
8 1 (0.64%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.64%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (7.01%) Data Structures
3 8 (5.10%) Management Information System
4 6 (3.82%) Data Centre
4 6 (3.82%) Mathematics
4 6 (3.82%) Statistics
5 2 (1.27%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.27%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.64%) BYOD
6 1 (0.64%) Device Driver
6 1 (0.64%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.64%) Internet of Things
6 1 (0.64%) iPad
6 1 (0.64%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.64%) Photography
6 1 (0.64%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 36 (22.93%) Windows
2 10 (6.37%) Windows Server
3 6 (3.82%) Windows 7
4 3 (1.91%) Android
4 3 (1.91%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.91%) Windows 8
5 2 (1.27%) Unix
5 2 (1.27%) Windows 10
5 2 (1.27%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.64%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (18.47%) ITIL
2 27 (17.20%) Project Management
3 19 (12.10%) Risk Management
4 17 (10.83%) Information Security
4 17 (10.83%) Mentoring
4 17 (10.83%) Process Improvement
5 15 (9.55%) Document Management
5 15 (9.55%) Service Delivery
6 14 (8.92%) Case Management
7 13 (8.28%) Security Management
8 11 (7.01%) Data Protection
9 10 (6.37%) Asset Management
9 10 (6.37%) Data Management
9 10 (6.37%) PRINCE2
9 10 (6.37%) Workflow
10 9 (5.73%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (5.73%) CRM
10 9 (5.73%) Logistics
11 8 (5.10%) Change Management
11 8 (5.10%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (17.83%) SQL
2 14 (8.92%) C#
3 9 (5.73%) VB
4 7 (4.46%) JavaScript
5 6 (3.82%) C
5 6 (3.82%) T-SQL
5 6 (3.82%) VB.NET
6 5 (3.18%) VB6
7 3 (1.91%) Java
8 2 (1.27%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.27%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.27%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.64%) PHP
9 1 (0.64%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (8.92%) CISSP
2 13 (8.28%) Degree
3 12 (7.64%) CISM
3 12 (7.64%) ITIL Certification
4 8 (5.10%) CISA
5 6 (3.82%) CISMP
5 6 (3.82%) SC Cleared
5 6 (3.82%) Security Cleared
6 5 (3.18%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (3.18%) DBS Check
6 5 (3.18%) PCI QSA
7 4 (2.55%) CCIE
7 4 (2.55%) MCSE
7 4 (2.55%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (1.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (1.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.64%) CCNA
9 1 (0.64%) CCNP
9 1 (0.64%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (10.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (6.37%) PCI DSS
3 7 (4.46%) QA
4 5 (3.18%) COBIT
4 5 (3.18%) ISO 9001
4 5 (3.18%) PA-DSS
5 1 (0.64%) ISO27002
System Software
1 9 (5.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (3.82%) Active Directory
3 5 (3.18%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (3.18%) vSphere
4 2 (1.27%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (3.82%) AirWatch
2 5 (3.18%) Backup Exec
2 5 (3.18%) SCOM
3 2 (1.27%) SCCM
3 2 (1.27%) WSUS
Vendors
1 28 (17.83%) Microsoft
2 9 (5.73%) JD Edwards
2 9 (5.73%) VMware
3 6 (3.82%) Cisco
3 6 (3.82%) SAP
4 5 (3.18%) Progress
4 5 (3.18%) Symantec
5 4 (2.55%) Citrix
6 3 (1.91%) DevExpress
6 3 (1.91%) Google
6 3 (1.91%) iManage
7 2 (1.27%) Acronis
7 2 (1.27%) Computacenter
7 2 (1.27%) IBM
7 2 (1.27%) Oracle
7 2 (1.27%) Siebel
8 1 (0.64%) CA
8 1 (0.64%) EMC
8 1 (0.64%) Intel Security
8 1 (0.64%) OpenText
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