Period
to 21 March 2019

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 21 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Legal
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
21 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 111 91 135
Rank change year-on-year -20 +44 -30
Permanent jobs citing Legal 72 105 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.24% 2.82% 1.32%
As % of the General category 7.01% 7.34% 3.28%
Number of salaries quoted 53 82 45
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +23.38% +0.79%
10th Percentile £27,600 £26,250 £18,825
90th Percentile £62,000 £77,500 £63,450
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +16.88% -1.28%

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 1,027 1,431 1,587
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 31.89% 38.43% 40.28%
Number of salaries quoted 720 1,035 1,241
Birmingham median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £76,250 £67,500 £67,500
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% -2.35%

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 21 March 2019.

Salary histogram for Legal in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 March 2019, 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 33 (45.83%) Business Intelligence
2 27 (37.50%) SQL
3 26 (36.11%) Microsoft
4 25 (34.72%) Retail
5 20 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 18 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
7 17 (23.61%) Finance
8 16 (22.22%) Coaching
9 15 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
9 15 (20.83%) Tableau
10 14 (19.44%) Analytics
11 12 (16.67%) Data Analytics
11 12 (16.67%) Alteryx
12 11 (15.28%) Power BI
12 11 (15.28%) Dell
12 11 (15.28%) Stakeholder Management
12 11 (15.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 10 (13.89%) .NET Framework
13 10 (13.89%) ETL
13 10 (13.89%) .NET
14 9 (12.50%) Windows
14 9 (12.50%) Degree
14 9 (12.50%) GDPR
15 8 (11.11%) Data Quality
15 8 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
15 8 (11.11%) Data Visualisation
15 8 (11.11%) Visualisation
15 8 (11.11%) R
15 8 (11.11%) Forensic Accounting

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 8 (11.11%) SAS
2 6 (8.33%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.78%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.39%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (2.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 18 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (4.17%) SaaS
4 2 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.72%) VoIP
2 3 (4.17%) Internet
2 3 (4.17%) SAN
3 1 (1.39%) Firewall
3 1 (1.39%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.28%) Power BI
1 11 (15.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (11.11%) Text Mining
3 6 (8.33%) SQL Server
4 5 (6.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (5.56%) Blockchain
5 4 (5.56%) DTS
5 4 (5.56%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.78%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.78%) JIRA
2 2 (2.78%) VersionOne
3 1 (1.39%) Hudson
General
1 25 (34.72%) Retail
2 17 (23.61%) Finance
3 8 (11.11%) General Ledger
4 4 (5.56%) Law
5 2 (2.78%) Marketing
5 2 (2.78%) Publishing
6 1 (1.39%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (26.39%) Analyst
2 8 (11.11%) Developer
2 8 (11.11%) Forensic Manager
3 7 (9.72%) Business Analyst
4 6 (8.33%) .NET Developer
4 6 (8.33%) VB.NET Developer
5 5 (6.94%) Agile Scrum Master
5 5 (6.94%) Infrastructure Manager
5 5 (6.94%) Scrum Master
5 5 (6.94%) Senior Manager
6 4 (5.56%) Data Manager
6 4 (5.56%) Network Manager
7 3 (4.17%) Architect
7 3 (4.17%) IT Analyst
7 3 (4.17%) Network Infrastructure Manager
7 3 (4.17%) Service Analyst
8 2 (2.78%) Commercial Director
8 2 (2.78%) Head of Information
8 2 (2.78%) Head of Information Security
8 2 (2.78%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (13.89%) .NET
1 10 (13.89%) .NET Framework
2 6 (8.33%) Entity Framework
3 4 (5.56%) ASP.NET
3 4 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (2.78%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.94%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.17%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (2.78%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.78%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (2.78%) Internet of Things
4 2 (2.78%) iPhone
4 2 (2.78%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.39%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (1.39%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.39%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.39%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.39%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (1.39%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.39%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.39%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.50%) Windows
2 8 (11.11%) Android
3 6 (8.33%) Apple iOS
3 6 (8.33%) Windows 8
4 2 (2.78%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.39%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (45.83%) Business Intelligence
2 20 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
4 16 (22.22%) Coaching
5 14 (19.44%) Analytics
6 12 (16.67%) Data Analytics
7 11 (15.28%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (13.89%) ETL
9 8 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
9 8 (11.11%) Data Cleansing
9 8 (11.11%) Data Visualisation
9 8 (11.11%) Forensic Accounting
9 8 (11.11%) Information Management
9 8 (11.11%) Information Security
9 8 (11.11%) Project Management
9 8 (11.11%) Quantitative Analysis
9 8 (11.11%) Visualisation
10 6 (8.33%) Scrum
11 5 (6.94%) Data Analysis
11 5 (6.94%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (37.50%) SQL
2 8 (11.11%) Python
2 8 (11.11%) R
3 6 (8.33%) C#
3 6 (8.33%) VB
3 6 (8.33%) VB.NET
3 6 (8.33%) VB6
4 1 (1.39%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (12.50%) Degree
2 3 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.78%) CISM
3 2 (2.78%) CISSP
3 2 (2.78%) GIAC
3 2 (2.78%) IISP
4 1 (1.39%) CISMP
4 1 (1.39%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (1.39%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.39%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.50%) GDPR
2 8 (11.11%) Data Quality
3 3 (4.17%) SLA
4 2 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (1.39%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (1.39%) ISO 22301
5 1 (1.39%) ISO 9001
5 1 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (1.39%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (2.78%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.39%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.78%) Observium
2 1 (1.39%) EnCase
2 1 (1.39%) FTK
2 1 (1.39%) SCCM
Vendors
1 26 (36.11%) Microsoft
2 15 (20.83%) Tableau
3 12 (16.67%) Alteryx
4 11 (15.28%) Dell
5 6 (8.33%) Cisco
5 6 (8.33%) DevExpress
6 4 (5.56%) Citrix
6 4 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (5.56%) UiPath
7 2 (2.78%) Aderant
7 2 (2.78%) CA Agile Central
7 2 (2.78%) iManage
7 2 (2.78%) ServiceNow
7 2 (2.78%) Sony
7 2 (2.78%) Veeam
8 1 (1.39%) Avaya
8 1 (1.39%) Cellebrite