Period
to 30 July 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Legal over the 6 months to 30 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Legal
England > East of England
6 months to
30 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 130 120 203
Rank change year-on-year -10 +83 +10
Permanent jobs citing Legal 91 58 80
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 1.91% 1.88% 1.09%
As % of the General category 3.21% 3.54% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 34 41 59
10th Percentile £22,000 £31,371 £33,000
25th Percentile £30,500 £36,250 £43,125
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £56,250 £45,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +25.00% -18.18% +10.00%
75th Percentile £63,750 £55,000 £60,625
90th Percentile £83,375 £67,500 £69,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +0.96% -0.95% -

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 the East of England with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 2,839 1,639 3,921
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 59.73% 53.02% 53.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1,445 1,207 2,896
10th Percentile £26,250 £28,650 £25,125
25th Percentile £36,250 £35,428 £32,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +6.38% +4.44% -
75th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £60,000
90th Percentile £78,250 £75,500 £73,750
England median annual salary £57,500 £56,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +1.77% +7.62% +5.00%

Legal
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Legal as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Legal in the East of England

Legal
Salary Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Legal in the East of England.

Salary trend for Legal in the East of England

Legal
Salary Histogram in the East of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Legal in the East of England over the 6 months to 30 July 2021.

Salary histogram for Legal in the East of England

Legal
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Legal within the East of England region over the 6 months to 30 July 2021. 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
Cambridgeshire -13 47 £45,000 +5.13% 35
Hertfordshire -23 22 £23,000 -46.51% 33
Bedfordshire - 8 £81,250 - 23
Suffolk -2 6 £55,000 +10.00% 14
Norfolk - 5 £57,500 - 13
Essex -5 3 £70,000 +86.67% 37
Legal
England

For the 6 months to 30 July 2021, 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 East of England region with a requirement for Legal.

1 38 (41.76%) Social Skills
2 36 (39.56%) Finance
3 24 (26.37%) Problem-Solving
4 21 (23.08%) Degree
5 20 (21.98%) Project Management
6 16 (17.58%) Management Information System
7 14 (15.38%) Cybersecurity
8 13 (14.29%) Validation
9 12 (13.19%) Risk Management
9 12 (13.19%) Law
9 12 (13.19%) Manufacturing
9 12 (13.19%) Data Management
9 12 (13.19%) Analytical Skills
10 11 (12.09%) Data Quality
10 11 (12.09%) Security Cleared
10 11 (12.09%) Games
10 11 (12.09%) Decision-Making
10 11 (12.09%) Digital Enablement
11 10 (10.99%) Contingency Planning
11 10 (10.99%) Migration
11 10 (10.99%) Test Scripting
11 10 (10.99%) SDLC
12 9 (9.89%) CEH
12 9 (9.89%) Pharmaceutical
13 8 (8.79%) C
13 8 (8.79%) Information Security
13 8 (8.79%) Mentoring
13 8 (8.79%) Vulnerability Management
13 8 (8.79%) Time Management
13 8 (8.79%) QA

Legal
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (2.20%) Apache Spark
1 2 (2.20%) CMS
2 1 (1.10%) IIS
2 1 (1.10%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (5.49%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (3.30%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (2.20%) Gephi
Business Applications
1 1 (1.10%) NetSuite
1 1 (1.10%) OpenText VIM for SAP
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.49%) AWS
2 2 (2.20%) Power Platform
2 2 (2.20%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (1.10%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (1.10%) Microsoft 365
3 1 (1.10%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.49%) DNS
2 4 (4.40%) MPLS
3 2 (2.20%) BGP
3 2 (2.20%) Ethernet
3 2 (2.20%) Firewall
3 2 (2.20%) HTTP
3 2 (2.20%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (2.20%) PPP
3 2 (2.20%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (2.20%) SSL
3 2 (2.20%) VPN
4 1 (1.10%) DHCP
4 1 (1.10%) Internet
4 1 (1.10%) SMS
4 1 (1.10%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.40%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (3.30%) Amazon Redshift
3 2 (2.20%) Apache Hive
3 2 (2.20%) Big Data
3 2 (2.20%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (2.20%) Impala
3 2 (2.20%) Informix
3 2 (2.20%) MySQL
3 2 (2.20%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.20%) Power BI
3 2 (2.20%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.20%) Star Schema
4 1 (1.10%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.10%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (3.30%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.20%) Bitbucket
2 2 (2.20%) Bitbucket Server
2 2 (2.20%) git-flow
2 2 (2.20%) JIRA
3 1 (1.10%) GitLab
3 1 (1.10%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.10%) Visual Studio
General
1 38 (41.76%) Social Skills
2 36 (39.56%) Finance
3 12 (13.19%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (13.19%) Law
3 12 (13.19%) Manufacturing
4 11 (12.09%) Games
5 9 (9.89%) Pharmaceutical
6 6 (6.59%) Retail
6 6 (6.59%) Telecoms
7 5 (5.49%) Organisational Skills
8 3 (3.30%) Marketing
9 2 (2.20%) Documentation Skills
10 1 (1.10%) Billing
10 1 (1.10%) Presentation Skills
10 1 (1.10%) Wearables
Job Titles
1 11 (12.09%) Implementation Manager
2 10 (10.99%) Analyst
3 7 (7.69%) Information Officer
3 7 (7.69%) Information Security Officer
3 7 (7.69%) Information Systems Officer
3 7 (7.69%) Security Officer
4 6 (6.59%) Architect
5 5 (5.49%) Applications Specialist
5 5 (5.49%) Applications Tester
5 5 (5.49%) Junior
5 5 (5.49%) Junior Tester
5 5 (5.49%) Research Scientist
5 5 (5.49%) Service Desk Team Leader
5 5 (5.49%) Team Leader
5 5 (5.49%) Tester
6 4 (4.40%) Data Protection Officer
6 4 (4.40%) Procurement Specialist
6 4 (4.40%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (4.40%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (3.30%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.40%) .NET
1 4 (4.40%) REST
2 2 (2.20%) Elastic Stack
2 2 (2.20%) Kafka
3 1 (1.10%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.10%) CSS
3 1 (1.10%) CSS3
3 1 (1.10%) EDI
3 1 (1.10%) HTML
3 1 (1.10%) HTML5
3 1 (1.10%) IDoc
3 1 (1.10%) JSON
3 1 (1.10%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.58%) Management Information System
2 5 (5.49%) Life Science
3 4 (4.40%) Biotechnology
3 4 (4.40%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (3.30%) Driving Licence
4 3 (3.30%) IVR
4 3 (3.30%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (2.20%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.20%) Analytical Mindset
5 2 (2.20%) Cyber Kill Chain
5 2 (2.20%) Social Media
6 1 (1.10%) CCTV
6 1 (1.10%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (1.10%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.10%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.59%) Linux
1 6 (6.59%) Windows
2 2 (2.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.10%) Unix
3 1 (1.10%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (26.37%) Problem-Solving
2 20 (21.98%) Project Management
3 14 (15.38%) Cybersecurity
4 13 (14.29%) Validation
5 12 (13.19%) Data Management
5 12 (13.19%) Risk Management
6 11 (12.09%) Decision-Making
6 11 (12.09%) Digital Enablement
7 10 (10.99%) Contingency Planning
7 10 (10.99%) Migration
7 10 (10.99%) SDLC
7 10 (10.99%) Test Scripting
8 8 (8.79%) Information Security
8 8 (8.79%) Mentoring
8 8 (8.79%) Time Management
8 8 (8.79%) Vulnerability Management
9 7 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (7.69%) Information Governance
9 7 (7.69%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (8.79%) C
2 5 (5.49%) Python
3 3 (3.30%) Bash Shell
4 2 (2.20%) Perl
4 2 (2.20%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.20%) R
4 2 (2.20%) SQL
4 2 (2.20%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.10%) C#
Qualifications
1 21 (23.08%) Degree
2 11 (12.09%) Security Cleared
3 9 (9.89%) CEH
4 7 (7.69%) IRCA
5 5 (5.49%) PhD
6 4 (4.40%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (4.40%) CISSP
6 4 (4.40%) ISEB
7 3 (3.30%) DV Cleared
8 2 (2.20%) CCIE
8 2 (2.20%) CCNA
8 2 (2.20%) JNCIE
8 2 (2.20%) JNCIP
8 2 (2.20%) JNCIS
8 2 (2.20%) Linux+ Certification
8 2 (2.20%) MCSE
8 2 (2.20%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (2.20%) Network+ Certification
8 2 (2.20%) SAP Certification
8 2 (2.20%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (12.09%) Data Quality
2 8 (8.79%) QA
3 6 (6.59%) GDPR
3 6 (6.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (4.40%) ISO 9001
5 3 (3.30%) GMP
6 2 (2.20%) SLA
7 1 (1.10%) GRC
7 1 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 3 (3.30%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.20%) Apache Flume
3 1 (1.10%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (3.30%) Kibana
2 2 (2.20%) Oozie
3 1 (1.10%) Ansible
3 1 (1.10%) Grafana
3 1 (1.10%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.10%) Prometheus
3 1 (1.10%) Puppet
3 1 (1.10%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (5.49%) Reuters
2 4 (4.40%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.30%) YouTube
4 2 (2.20%) Avaya
4 2 (2.20%) BT
4 2 (2.20%) Cisco
4 2 (2.20%) Facebook
4 2 (2.20%) Instagram
4 2 (2.20%) Juniper
4 2 (2.20%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.20%) Remedy
4 2 (2.20%) SAP
4 2 (2.20%) Splunk
4 2 (2.20%) Talend
5 1 (1.10%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.10%) CyberArk
5 1 (1.10%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.10%) NEC
5 1 (1.10%) OpenText
5 1 (1.10%) VMware