Period
to 18 October 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Legal over the 6 months to 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Legal
South West > Dorset
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 119 86 89
Rank change year-on-year -33 +3 +22
Permanent jobs citing Legal 1 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 0.074% 0.84% 0.66%
As % of the General category 0.20% 2.90% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 5
Dorset median annual salary £23,000 £31,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.98% -51.54% +85.71%
10th Percentile £22,500 £20,700 £57,500
90th Percentile £23,500 £43,900 £67,500
South West median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% -16.67% +25.00%

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 Dorset with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Dorset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 500 276 390
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 37.15% 29.05% 36.55%
Number of salaries quoted 400 213 329
Dorset median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,500 £21,350 £26,250
90th Percentile £66,375 £57,500 £82,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

Legal
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

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

Job vacancy trend for Legal in Dorset

Legal
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Salary trend for Legal in Dorset

Legal
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Legal within the Dorset region over the 6 months to 18 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wareham - 1 £23,000 - 1
Legal
South West

For the 6 months to 18 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 Dorset region with a requirement for Legal.

1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Law
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Driving Licence

Legal
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
General
1 1 (100.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) 1st Line Support
1 1 (100.00%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft