Period
to 17 July 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 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Legal
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 85 104 118
Rank change year-on-year +19 +14 +31
Permanent jobs citing Legal 125 93 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 3.15% 2.42% 2.18%
As % of the General category 8.14% 5.65% 5.72%
Number of salaries quoted 100 81 91
Birmingham median annual salary £40,250 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.56% +12.50% -31.91%
10th Percentile £26,250 £31,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £65,125 £55,000 £71,250
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% - -13.27%

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 1,535 1,646 1,836
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 38.74% 42.85% 38.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1,123 1,314 1,326
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -11.11%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £23,125
90th Percentile £68,750 £63,750 £69,375
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -5.88%

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 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Legal in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 17 July 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 43 (34.40%) SQL
2 41 (32.80%) C#
2 41 (32.80%) .NET
2 41 (32.80%) JavaScript
3 39 (31.20%) Finance
4 30 (24.00%) Microsoft
5 29 (23.20%) ASP.NET
5 29 (23.20%) CSS
5 29 (23.20%) MVC
5 29 (23.20%) jQuery
5 29 (23.20%) SDLC
6 28 (22.40%) Business Intelligence
7 25 (20.00%) Degree
7 25 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
8 23 (18.40%) TDD
8 23 (18.40%) Retail
8 23 (18.40%) Web Development
9 22 (17.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 22 (17.60%) SharePoint
10 21 (16.80%) Windows
10 21 (16.80%) .NET Framework
10 21 (16.80%) Integration Testing
10 21 (16.80%) Self-Motivation
11 20 (16.00%) ASP.NET Web API
11 20 (16.00%) Microsoft Azure
11 20 (16.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 20 (16.00%) HTML
12 19 (15.20%) Analytical Skills
13 18 (14.40%) Problem-Solving
13 18 (14.40%) OO

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 22 (17.60%) SharePoint
2 12 (9.60%) IIS
3 9 (7.20%) CMS
4 2 (1.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (1.60%) JBoss
4 2 (1.60%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.60%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 10 (8.00%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (7.20%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (2.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (1.60%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.80%) Relativity
2 1 (0.80%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 20 (16.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (9.60%) Office 365
3 3 (2.40%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (0.80%) AdWords
4 1 (0.80%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.20%) SSL
2 6 (4.80%) Firewall
3 5 (4.00%) DNS
4 4 (3.20%) NetScaler
5 3 (2.40%) DHCP
5 3 (2.40%) Internet
6 2 (1.60%) VLAN
6 2 (1.60%) WAN
7 1 (0.80%) Extranet
7 1 (0.80%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (17.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 17 (13.60%) SQL Server
3 16 (12.80%) Relational Database
4 13 (10.40%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (8.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (4.80%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (4.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (3.20%) Power BI
8 1 (0.80%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 12 (9.60%) JIRA
2 11 (8.80%) Git (software)
2 11 (8.80%) Subversion
2 11 (8.80%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 39 (31.20%) Finance
2 23 (18.40%) Retail
3 17 (13.60%) Law
4 11 (8.80%) Manufacturing
4 11 (8.80%) Marketing
5 9 (7.20%) Banking
6 4 (3.20%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.60%) Publishing
8 1 (0.80%) Advertising
8 1 (0.80%) Billing
8 1 (0.80%) Hindi Language
Job Titles
1 29 (23.20%) Developer
2 28 (22.40%) Analyst
3 20 (16.00%) Software Developer
4 15 (12.00%) Architect
5 12 (9.60%) Applications Engineer
5 12 (9.60%) IT Manager
5 12 (9.60%) Project Manager
5 12 (9.60%) Software Engineer
6 11 (8.80%) Senior Analyst
7 9 (7.20%) .NET Developer
7 9 (7.20%) Junior
8 8 (6.40%) Analyst Developer
8 8 (6.40%) Business Analyst
8 8 (6.40%) Cloud Architect
8 8 (6.40%) Developer Analyst
8 8 (6.40%) Senior Developer
8 8 (6.40%) Senior Software Developer
8 8 (6.40%) Software Analyst
8 8 (6.40%) Solutions Architect
9 7 (5.60%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (32.80%) .NET
2 29 (23.20%) ASP.NET
2 29 (23.20%) CSS
2 29 (23.20%) jQuery
3 21 (16.80%) .NET Framework
4 20 (16.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 20 (16.00%) HTML
4 20 (16.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 18 (14.40%) LINQ
6 12 (9.60%) Hibernate
7 11 (8.80%) AngularJS
7 11 (8.80%) Kendo UI
8 9 (7.20%) Entity Framework
8 9 (7.20%) JSON
8 9 (7.20%) KnockoutJS
8 9 (7.20%) WCF
8 9 (7.20%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (16.80%) Self-Motivation
2 19 (15.20%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (9.60%) Computer Science
3 12 (9.60%) Management Information System
3 12 (9.60%) Mobile App
4 10 (8.00%) Freedom of Information
5 8 (6.40%) Data Centre
6 4 (3.20%) CESG
7 3 (2.40%) BYOD
7 3 (2.40%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (0.80%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.80%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 21 (16.80%) Windows
2 12 (9.60%) Mac OS X
3 6 (4.80%) Windows 7
4 3 (2.40%) Windows 10
5 2 (1.60%) Linux
5 2 (1.60%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.80%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (23.20%) MVC
1 29 (23.20%) SDLC
2 28 (22.40%) Business Intelligence
3 25 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (18.40%) TDD
4 23 (18.40%) Web Development
5 21 (16.80%) Integration Testing
6 18 (14.40%) OO
6 18 (14.40%) Problem-Solving
7 17 (13.60%) Workflow
8 16 (12.80%) Project Management
9 14 (11.20%) Data Protection
10 13 (10.40%) Continuous Improvement
11 12 (9.60%) Cross-Platform Development
11 12 (9.60%) Mobile Application Development
11 12 (9.60%) Service Delivery
11 12 (9.60%) Software Engineering
11 12 (9.60%) Translating Business Requirements
12 11 (8.80%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
12 11 (8.80%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 43 (34.40%) SQL
2 41 (32.80%) C#
2 41 (32.80%) JavaScript
3 15 (12.00%) T-SQL
4 9 (7.20%) VB
4 9 (7.20%) VB.NET
5 4 (3.20%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 25 (20.00%) Degree
2 12 (9.60%) Computer Science Degree
2 12 (9.60%) Master's Degree
3 4 (3.20%) CESG Certified Professional
3 4 (3.20%) CISSP
4 3 (2.40%) CISM
4 3 (2.40%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.40%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.60%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.80%) MCDBA
6 1 (0.80%) MCITP
6 1 (0.80%) MCP
6 1 (0.80%) MCSD
6 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (8.80%) GDPR
3 9 (7.20%) ISO 9001
4 6 (4.80%) SLA
5 5 (4.00%) PMO
6 3 (2.40%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 1 (0.80%) ISO 22301
7 1 (0.80%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (7.20%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.20%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.60%) Squid
Systems Management
1 2 (1.60%) AirWatch
1 2 (1.60%) Backup Exec
1 2 (1.60%) FortiGate
2 1 (0.80%) SCCM
2 1 (0.80%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 30 (24.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (9.60%) Remedy
2 12 (9.60%) Xamarin
3 9 (7.20%) LexisNexis
4 7 (5.60%) Citrix
5 4 (3.20%) Dell
5 4 (3.20%) Dell Compellent
6 3 (2.40%) iManage
7 2 (1.60%) Acronis
7 2 (1.60%) Cisco
7 2 (1.60%) EqualLogic
7 2 (1.60%) IBM
7 2 (1.60%) Kaseya
7 2 (1.60%) Kaspersky
7 2 (1.60%) Kronos
7 2 (1.60%) Oracle
7 2 (1.60%) SAP
7 2 (1.60%) Veeam
8 1 (0.80%) Facebook
8 1 (0.80%) Google