Period
to 28 July 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Law in permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Law over the 6 months to 28 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Law
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
28 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 83 65 137
Rank change year-on-year -18 +72 +31
Permanent jobs citing Law 86 40 26
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Birmingham 3.07% 3.19% 0.91%
As % of the General category 6.69% 6.29% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 63 40 20
10th Percentile £28,125 £33,350 £29,975
25th Percentile £45,000 £42,344 £40,438
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +15.79% +5.56% +28.57%
75th Percentile £61,250 £55,313 £55,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £79,000 £67,625
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% +38.46%

Law is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1,285 636 1,559
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 45.89% 50.72% 54.55%
Number of salaries quoted 958 556 1,265
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £26,750
25th Percentile £42,500 £40,000 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £49,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.14% +8.89% -3.23%
75th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £62,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £71,250 £72,500
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +7.95% +3.53%

Law
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Law as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Law in Birmingham

Law
Salary Trend in Birmingham

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Law in Birmingham.

Salary trend for Law in Birmingham

Law
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Salary distribution for jobs citing Law in Birmingham over the 6 months to 28 July 2021.

Salary histogram for Law in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 July 2021, IT jobs citing Law also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Law.

1 29 (33.72%) Legal
2 27 (31.40%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (30.23%) Finance
4 15 (17.44%) Information Security
4 15 (17.44%) Azure
5 14 (16.28%) Microsoft
5 14 (16.28%) Java
6 13 (15.12%) Spring
7 12 (13.95%) Management Information System
7 12 (13.95%) Service Delivery
7 12 (13.95%) Algorithms
7 12 (13.95%) Social Skills
8 11 (12.79%) Data Structures
8 11 (12.79%) Hibernate
8 11 (12.79%) Scrum
8 11 (12.79%) SQL
8 11 (12.79%) Software Engineering
8 11 (12.79%) TDD
8 11 (12.79%) BDD
8 11 (12.79%) Line Management
9 10 (11.63%) Microsoft 365
10 9 (10.47%) Change Management
10 9 (10.47%) Project Management
10 9 (10.47%) SAP
10 9 (10.47%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (10.47%) Power Platform
11 8 (9.30%) Power BI
11 8 (9.30%) PMO
11 8 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (8.14%) Vulnerability Management

Law
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (4.65%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.33%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.16%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.16%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (5.81%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (3.49%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (4.65%) SAP HR
2 3 (3.49%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (3.49%) NetSuite
2 3 (3.49%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (2.33%) Elite 3E
4 1 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.16%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (1.16%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (1.16%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (1.16%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (1.16%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (1.16%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 15 (17.44%) Azure
2 10 (11.63%) Microsoft 365
3 9 (10.47%) Power Platform
4 6 (6.98%) SaaS
5 3 (3.49%) Azure Stack
5 3 (3.49%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (2.33%) AWS
6 2 (2.33%) GitHub
7 1 (1.16%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (1.16%) GCP
7 1 (1.16%) PowerApps
7 1 (1.16%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.98%) DHCP
1 6 (6.98%) DNS
1 6 (6.98%) Network Security
1 6 (6.98%) TCP/IP
2 5 (5.81%) SD-WAN
2 5 (5.81%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (4.65%) BGP
3 4 (4.65%) DMZ
3 4 (4.65%) Firewall
3 4 (4.65%) HSRP
3 4 (4.65%) LAN
3 4 (4.65%) OSPF
3 4 (4.65%) Spanning Tree
3 4 (4.65%) VoIP
3 4 (4.65%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.30%) Power BI
2 7 (8.14%) SQL Server
3 6 (6.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (6.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (6.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (3.49%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.33%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (1.16%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.16%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.16%) JIRA
1 1 (1.16%) Visual Studio
General
1 29 (33.72%) Legal
2 26 (30.23%) Finance
3 12 (13.95%) Social Skills
4 8 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (6.98%) Marketing
6 4 (4.65%) Retail
7 2 (2.33%) General Ledger
7 2 (2.33%) Influencing Skills
8 1 (1.16%) Banking
8 1 (1.16%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.16%) Hindi Language
8 1 (1.16%) Organisational Skills
8 1 (1.16%) Presentation Skills
8 1 (1.16%) Punjabi Language
8 1 (1.16%) Urdu Language
Job Titles
1 18 (20.93%) Analyst
2 11 (12.79%) Senior Software Engineer
2 11 (12.79%) Software Engineer
3 10 (11.63%) Java Engineer
3 10 (11.63%) Java Software Engineer
3 10 (11.63%) Senior Java Engineer
3 10 (11.63%) Senior Java Software Engineer
4 9 (10.47%) IT Manager
5 7 (8.14%) Consultant
5 7 (8.14%) Developer
6 6 (6.98%) Network Manager
6 6 (6.98%) Network Security Manager
6 6 (6.98%) Security Manager
6 6 (6.98%) Service Analyst
7 5 (5.81%) IT Security Manager
8 4 (4.65%) Business Analyst
8 4 (4.65%) IT Analyst
8 4 (4.65%) PMO Manager
8 4 (4.65%) Project Manager
9 3 (3.49%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (15.12%) Spring
2 11 (12.79%) Hibernate
3 5 (5.81%) ISPF
4 3 (3.49%) CSS
4 3 (3.49%) HTML
4 3 (3.49%) React
5 2 (2.33%) AngularJS
5 2 (2.33%) Spring Boot
6 1 (1.16%) .NET
6 1 (1.16%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.16%) MDX
6 1 (1.16%) Node.js
6 1 (1.16%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.95%) Algorithms
1 12 (13.95%) Management Information System
2 11 (12.79%) Data Structures
3 4 (4.65%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 4 (4.65%) PMI
3 4 (4.65%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.16%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.16%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.16%) iPad
4 1 (1.16%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.98%) Windows
2 2 (2.33%) Linux
2 2 (2.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.16%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (31.40%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (17.44%) Information Security
3 12 (13.95%) Service Delivery
4 11 (12.79%) BDD
4 11 (12.79%) Line Management
4 11 (12.79%) Scrum
4 11 (12.79%) Software Engineering
4 11 (12.79%) TDD
5 9 (10.47%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (10.47%) Change Management
5 9 (10.47%) Project Management
6 7 (8.14%) Problem-Solving
6 7 (8.14%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (8.14%) Vulnerability Management
7 6 (6.98%) Programme Management
7 6 (6.98%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (6.98%) Workflow
8 5 (5.81%) Data Modelling
8 5 (5.81%) Data Security
8 5 (5.81%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (16.28%) Java
2 11 (12.79%) SQL
3 3 (3.49%) JavaScript
3 3 (3.49%) T-SQL
4 2 (2.33%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.16%) Apex Code
5 1 (1.16%) C#
5 1 (1.16%) Go
5 1 (1.16%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (8.14%) Degree
2 5 (5.81%) CCNA
2 5 (5.81%) CCNP
2 5 (5.81%) CISA
2 5 (5.81%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (5.81%) CISM
2 5 (5.81%) CISSP
3 4 (4.65%) CIPD
3 4 (4.65%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.16%) AAT
4 1 (1.16%) ACCA
4 1 (1.16%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.30%) PMO
2 6 (6.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (5.81%) Cyber Essentials
3 5 (5.81%) NIST
3 5 (5.81%) PCI DSS
4 4 (4.65%) PMBOK
5 1 (1.16%) GDPR
5 1 (1.16%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (3.49%) Docker
2 2 (2.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.16%) BitLocker
3 1 (1.16%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (3.49%) Kubernetes
1 3 (3.49%) Terraform
2 2 (2.33%) Ansible
3 1 (1.16%) Puppet
3 1 (1.16%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (16.28%) Microsoft
2 9 (10.47%) SAP
3 6 (6.98%) Oracle
4 5 (5.81%) Cisco
5 4 (4.65%) Aruba
5 4 (4.65%) CheckPoint
5 4 (4.65%) DocuSign
5 4 (4.65%) Meraki
5 4 (4.65%) Palo Alto
5 4 (4.65%) Qualys
5 4 (4.65%) Rapid7
6 3 (3.49%) iManage
7 2 (2.33%) Dynatrace
8 1 (1.16%) Aderant
8 1 (1.16%) Google
8 1 (1.16%) HP
8 1 (1.16%) McAfee
8 1 (1.16%) Remedy
8 1 (1.16%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.16%) VMware