Period
to 17 October 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Legal over the 6 months to 17 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Legal
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 123 101 123
Rank change year-on-year -22 +22 +28
Permanent jobs citing Legal 66 110 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.81% 2.90% 2.12%
As % of the General category 5.07% 6.87% 5.44%
Number of salaries quoted 48 85 91
Birmingham median annual salary £43,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.44% +5.88% -10.53%
10th Percentile £23,750 £29,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £75,000 £72,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88% -5.56%

Legal 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 1,303 1,601 1,892
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 35.67% 42.20% 39.02%
Number of salaries quoted 911 1,221 1,390
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -5.56%
10th Percentile £25,750 £27,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £67,500
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -2.44% -3.53%

Legal
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Legal as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Legal in Birmingham

Legal
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Legal in Birmingham.

Salary trend for Legal in Birmingham

Legal
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Legal in Birmingham over the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Legal in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 17 October 2018, IT jobs citing Legal 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 Legal.

1 29 (43.94%) Microsoft
2 25 (37.88%) C#
2 25 (37.88%) .NET
3 23 (34.85%) JavaScript
4 21 (31.82%) SQL
5 20 (30.30%) Windows
5 20 (30.30%) SharePoint
5 20 (30.30%) .NET Framework
5 20 (30.30%) Degree
6 18 (27.27%) Integration Testing
6 18 (27.27%) SDLC
7 17 (25.76%) Self-Motivation
8 16 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (22.73%) TDD
9 15 (22.73%) Web Development
9 15 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
10 14 (21.21%) Problem-Solving
10 14 (21.21%) Retail
10 14 (21.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 13 (19.70%) Software Engineering
11 13 (19.70%) Law
11 13 (19.70%) Business Intelligence
11 13 (19.70%) Continuous Improvement
12 12 (18.18%) Office 365
12 12 (18.18%) Xamarin
12 12 (18.18%) Mobile App
12 12 (18.18%) Mobile Application Development
12 12 (18.18%) Computer Science
12 12 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
12 12 (18.18%) Master's Degree

Legal
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 20 (30.30%) SharePoint
2 6 (9.09%) CMS
2 6 (9.09%) IIS
3 2 (3.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (3.03%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (6.06%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.52%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 12 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
1 12 (18.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.09%) SSL
2 5 (7.58%) VoIP
3 4 (6.06%) Firewall
4 3 (4.55%) Internet
5 1 (1.52%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.52%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (21.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 12 (18.18%) Relational Database
3 9 (13.64%) SQL Server
4 6 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (7.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (6.06%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.52%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 5 (7.58%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (6.06%) JIRA
3 3 (4.55%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.55%) Subversion
4 1 (1.52%) VersionOne
4 1 (1.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (21.21%) Retail
2 13 (19.70%) Law
3 10 (15.15%) Finance
4 6 (9.09%) Banking
4 6 (9.09%) Manufacturing
5 3 (4.55%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.52%) Billing
6 1 (1.52%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (22.73%) Developer
2 13 (19.70%) Analyst
2 13 (19.70%) Software Engineer
3 12 (18.18%) Applications Engineer
4 10 (15.15%) Software Developer
5 6 (9.09%) Junior
6 5 (7.58%) IT Analyst
6 5 (7.58%) Telephony Engineer
7 4 (6.06%) .NET Developer
7 4 (6.06%) IT Manager
7 4 (6.06%) Junior Analyst
7 4 (6.06%) Project Manager
7 4 (6.06%) Software Analyst
8 3 (4.55%) Analyst Developer
8 3 (4.55%) Desktop Support
8 3 (4.55%) Developer Analyst
8 3 (4.55%) Junior Developer
8 3 (4.55%) Security Analyst
8 3 (4.55%) Technical Manager
8 3 (4.55%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (37.88%) .NET
2 20 (30.30%) .NET Framework
3 12 (18.18%) Hibernate
4 11 (16.67%) CSS
5 10 (15.15%) ASP.NET
5 10 (15.15%) jQuery
6 9 (13.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 8 (12.12%) Entity Framework
8 7 (10.61%) LINQ
8 7 (10.61%) Web Services
9 6 (9.09%) JSON
9 6 (9.09%) WCF
10 5 (7.58%) HTML
11 4 (6.06%) ASP.NET Web API
12 3 (4.55%) AngularJS
12 3 (4.55%) Kendo UI
13 1 (1.52%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 17 (25.76%) Self-Motivation
2 15 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (18.18%) Computer Science
3 12 (18.18%) Mobile App
4 9 (13.64%) Management Information System
5 5 (7.58%) Cyberthreat
5 5 (7.58%) Data Centre
6 4 (6.06%) CESG
6 4 (6.06%) Freedom of Information
7 3 (4.55%) BYOD
7 3 (4.55%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 20 (30.30%) Windows
2 12 (18.18%) Mac OS X
3 4 (6.06%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.03%) Android
4 2 (3.03%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.03%) Windows 10
4 2 (3.03%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (27.27%) Integration Testing
1 18 (27.27%) SDLC
2 16 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (22.73%) TDD
3 15 (22.73%) Web Development
4 14 (21.21%) Problem-Solving
5 13 (19.70%) Business Intelligence
5 13 (19.70%) Continuous Improvement
5 13 (19.70%) Software Engineering
6 12 (18.18%) Cross-Platform Development
6 12 (18.18%) Mobile Application Development
6 12 (18.18%) Translating Business Requirements
7 11 (16.67%) MVC
7 11 (16.67%) Workflow
8 9 (13.64%) Project Management
9 8 (12.12%) ITIL
10 7 (10.61%) Change Management
10 7 (10.61%) Cybersecurity
10 7 (10.61%) Information Security
10 7 (10.61%) OO
Programming Languages
1 25 (37.88%) C#
2 23 (34.85%) JavaScript
3 21 (31.82%) SQL
4 8 (12.12%) VB
4 8 (12.12%) VB.NET
5 3 (4.55%) T-SQL
6 2 (3.03%) VB6
Qualifications
1 20 (30.30%) Degree
2 12 (18.18%) Computer Science Degree
2 12 (18.18%) Master's Degree
3 7 (10.61%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (7.58%) CISSP
5 4 (6.06%) CESG Certified Professional
5 4 (6.06%) CISM
6 3 (4.55%) SC Cleared
6 3 (4.55%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.52%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (9.09%) GDPR
2 6 (9.09%) ISO 9001
2 6 (9.09%) SLA
3 3 (4.55%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 2 (3.03%) PMO
5 1 (1.52%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 1 (1.52%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (4.55%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.52%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (3.03%) AirWatch
2 1 (1.52%) Observium
2 1 (1.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 29 (43.94%) Microsoft
2 12 (18.18%) Remedy
2 12 (18.18%) Xamarin
3 6 (9.09%) LexisNexis
4 5 (7.58%) Avaya
5 3 (4.55%) Cisco
5 3 (4.55%) Citrix
5 3 (4.55%) iManage
6 2 (3.03%) DevExpress
7 1 (1.52%) Aderant
7 1 (1.52%) CA Agile Central
7 1 (1.52%) Dell
7 1 (1.52%) SAP
7 1 (1.52%) Tableau
7 1 (1.52%) Veeam