The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Legal
South Wales / Cardiff
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 56 60
Rank change year-on-year +1 +4  
Permanent jobs citing Legal 6 16 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 1.20% 2.34% 1.96%
As % of the General category 2.56% 5.76% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 5 16 9
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,750 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £40,000 £53,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year -4.44% +7.14%  

Legal is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Cardiff
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 234 278 360
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 46.89% 40.64% 47.12%
Number of salaries quoted 191 240 302
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +2.56%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Legal
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cardiff citing Legal as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Legal in Cardiff

Legal
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Salary trend for Legal in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT jobs citing Legal also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for Legal.

1 6 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (33.33%) SQL
4 3 (25.00%) .NET
4 3 (25.00%) ITIL
4 3 (25.00%) ECDL
4 3 (25.00%) CISA
4 3 (25.00%) COBIT
4 3 (25.00%) CITP
4 3 (25.00%) Time Management
4 3 (25.00%) Data Protection
4 3 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (25.00%) Law
4 3 (25.00%) User Experience
4 3 (25.00%) Case Management
5 2 (16.67%) Master's Degree
5 2 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (16.67%) Skype
5 2 (16.67%) SDLC
5 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 2 (16.67%) Degree
5 2 (16.67%) High Availability
5 2 (16.67%) Tableau
5 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
5 2 (16.67%) Document Management
5 2 (16.67%) Finance
5 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (16.67%) TDD

Legal
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (8.33%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Skype
2 1 (8.33%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (8.33%) MSTest
2 1 (8.33%) Selenium
General
1 3 (25.00%) Law
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) .NET Developer
2 2 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (16.67%) C# Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Development Manager
2 2 (16.67%) IT Trainer
2 2 (16.67%) Trainer
3 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Legal IT Trainer
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Trainer
3 1 (8.33%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) CSS
2 1 (8.33%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) User Experience
2 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) Case Management
3 3 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 3 (25.00%) ITIL
3 3 (25.00%) Time Management
4 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (16.67%) CRM
4 2 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 2 (16.67%) Document Management
4 2 (16.67%) High Availability
4 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 2 (16.67%) OO
4 2 (16.67%) SDLC
4 2 (16.67%) TDD
5 1 (8.33%) Analytics
5 1 (8.33%) Data Security
5 1 (8.33%) Single Customer View
5 1 (8.33%) Test Automation
5 1 (8.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) CISA
1 3 (25.00%) CITP
1 3 (25.00%) ECDL
2 2 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) COBIT
1 3 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Tableau
3 1 (8.33%) Google