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 3 months to 26 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Legal
South West / Dorset
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 - 82
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Legal 3 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 0.75% - 1.28%
As % of the General category 2.05% - 3.80%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Median salary £37,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.55% -  

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 Dorset with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Dorset
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 146 256 237
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 36.41% 43.46% 33.81%
Number of salaries quoted 136 172 159
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £28,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,700 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Legal
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dorset 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 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 3 months to 26 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Poole - 3 £37,500 -
Legal
South West

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 Dorset region with a requirement for Legal.

1 9 (90.00%) Asset Management
2 6 (60.00%) Investment Banking
2 6 (60.00%) E-Discovery
2 6 (60.00%) Java
2 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) Linux
2 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (60.00%) Risk Management
2 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 6 (60.00%) Identity Access Management
2 6 (60.00%) Banking
3 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (40.00%) MVC
4 3 (30.00%) TDD
4 3 (30.00%) Change Management
4 3 (30.00%) Spring
4 3 (30.00%) Maven
4 3 (30.00%) Knowledge Management
4 3 (30.00%) Incident Management
4 3 (30.00%) Degree
4 3 (30.00%) WFM
4 3 (30.00%) Resource Management
4 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (30.00%) QA
4 3 (30.00%) Spring MVC
4 3 (30.00%) Problem Management
4 3 (30.00%) BDD
4 3 (30.00%) Inversion of Control
4 3 (30.00%) Matrix Management
4 3 (30.00%) NetIQ eDirectory

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (30.00%) Apache
1 3 (30.00%) CMS
1 3 (30.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (10.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Hudson
1 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (30.00%) Maven
General
1 6 (60.00%) Banking
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
1 6 (60.00%) Investment Banking
2 3 (30.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Applications Developer
2 3 (30.00%) IT Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Java Applications Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Lead Developer
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 1 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior C# Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior SQL Developer
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (30.00%) JDBC
1 3 (30.00%) Spring
1 3 (30.00%) Spring MVC
2 1 (10.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (10.00%) CSS
2 1 (10.00%) CSS3
2 1 (10.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (30.00%) Mainframe
1 3 (30.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Linux
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Unix
2 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Asset Management
2 6 (60.00%) E-Discovery
2 6 (60.00%) Identity Access Management
2 6 (60.00%) Risk Management
3 4 (40.00%) MVC
4 3 (30.00%) BDD
4 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (30.00%) Case Management
4 3 (30.00%) Change Management
4 3 (30.00%) Incident Management
4 3 (30.00%) Inversion of Control
4 3 (30.00%) Knowledge Management
4 3 (30.00%) Matrix Management
4 3 (30.00%) Problem Management
4 3 (30.00%) Resource Management
4 3 (30.00%) TDD
4 3 (30.00%) WFM
5 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) Java
2 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (30.00%) Perl
3 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (30.00%) Python
4 1 (10.00%) C#
4 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) QA
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (30.00%) NDS
2 3 (30.00%) NetIQ eDirectory
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Avaya
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Xamarin