Period
to 23 April 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Legal over the 6 months to 23 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Legal
North West > Manchester
6 months to
23 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 109 117 108
Rank change year-on-year +8 -9 +7
Permanent jobs citing Legal 79 98 173
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 2.12% 2.10% 2.78%
As % of the General category 6.79% 6.25% 7.24%
Number of salaries quoted 51 60 157
10th Percentile £37,500 £29,900 £32,500
25th Percentile £41,250 £35,000 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £48,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +21.25% -11.11% -
75th Percentile £60,000 £55,250 £58,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £59,000 £62,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% -10.00%

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 Manchester with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1,163 1,569 2,391
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 31.20% 33.64% 38.45%
Number of salaries quoted 909 1,122 1,895
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,946 £26,250
25th Percentile £39,175 £36,250 £35,677
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
75th Percentile £66,250 £63,750 £61,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £75,000
North West median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% +6.67% -

Legal
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Legal as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Legal in Manchester

Legal
Salary Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Legal in Manchester.

Salary trend for Legal in Manchester

Legal
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing Legal in Manchester over the 6 months to 23 April 2021.

Salary histogram for Legal in Manchester

Legal
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Legal within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 23 April 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
Wigan - 2 £47,500 -
Altrincham - 1 - - 2
Legal
North West

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Legal.

1 26 (32.91%) Law
2 24 (30.38%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (21.52%) Problem-Solving
4 15 (18.99%) Business Intelligence
5 14 (17.72%) .NET
6 12 (15.19%) Microsoft
7 10 (12.66%) Scrum
7 10 (12.66%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (11.39%) Microservices
8 9 (11.39%) Scaled Agile Framework
8 9 (11.39%) Greenfield Project
8 9 (11.39%) Software Engineering
8 9 (11.39%) SQL Server
8 9 (11.39%) C#
9 8 (10.13%) HTML
9 8 (10.13%) JavaScript
9 8 (10.13%) E-Commerce
9 8 (10.13%) Python
9 8 (10.13%) Artificial Intelligence
9 8 (10.13%) Workflow
9 8 (10.13%) Case Management
9 8 (10.13%) Cyber Intelligence
9 8 (10.13%) Data Science
9 8 (10.13%) Site Reliability Engineering
9 8 (10.13%) Cyberattack
9 8 (10.13%) Information Assurance
9 8 (10.13%) Open Source
9 8 (10.13%) Machine Learning
9 8 (10.13%) Big Data
9 8 (10.13%) Analytics

Legal
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 4 (5.06%) Confluence
2 3 (3.80%) EPiServer
3 2 (2.53%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.27%) CMS
4 1 (1.27%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (3.80%) Acrobat
2 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (5.06%) Visualfiles
2 3 (3.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (3.80%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.59%) Microsoft 365
2 3 (3.80%) Azure
2 3 (3.80%) Dynamics 365
3 2 (2.53%) AWS
3 2 (2.53%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.27%) GCP
4 1 (1.27%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.80%) Extranet
2 2 (2.53%) Firewall
2 2 (2.53%) HTTPS
2 2 (2.53%) VPN
3 1 (1.27%) Skype
3 1 (1.27%) SSL
3 1 (1.27%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.39%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.13%) Big Data
3 2 (2.53%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.53%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.27%) Power BI
4 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (8.86%) JIRA
2 5 (6.33%) Eclipse
2 5 (6.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (1.27%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.27%) JUnit
3 1 (1.27%) Mockito
General
1 26 (32.91%) Law
2 7 (8.86%) Finance
3 3 (3.80%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.53%) Retail
5 1 (1.27%) Banking
5 1 (1.27%) Billing
5 1 (1.27%) Electronics
5 1 (1.27%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.27%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.27%) Marketing
5 1 (1.27%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.27%) Public Sector
5 1 (1.27%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (27.85%) Developer
2 12 (15.19%) Analyst
3 8 (10.13%) Software Engineer
4 5 (6.33%) Governance Analyst
4 5 (6.33%) IT Analyst
4 5 (6.33%) Product Manager
4 5 (6.33%) Security Analyst
5 4 (5.06%) Case Management Developer
5 4 (5.06%) Information Analyst
5 4 (5.06%) Information Governance Analyst
5 4 (5.06%) IT Security Analyst
5 4 (5.06%) IT Support
5 4 (5.06%) Scrum Master
5 4 (5.06%) Senior Software Engineer
5 4 (5.06%) Support Manager
6 3 (3.80%) .NET Developer
6 3 (3.80%) .NET Software Developer
6 3 (3.80%) Delivery Manager
6 3 (3.80%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 3 (3.80%) Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (17.72%) .NET
2 8 (10.13%) HTML
3 7 (8.86%) HTML5
3 7 (8.86%) XML
4 6 (7.59%) Web Services
5 5 (6.33%) SOAP
6 4 (5.06%) Apache NiFi
6 4 (5.06%) CSS
6 4 (5.06%) JSON
6 4 (5.06%) Kafka
6 4 (5.06%) React
7 3 (3.80%) .NET Framework
7 3 (3.80%) ASP.NET
7 3 (3.80%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (3.80%) CSS3
7 3 (3.80%) D3.js
7 3 (3.80%) RESTful
7 3 (3.80%) Vue.js
8 2 (2.53%) .NET Core
9 1 (1.27%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.66%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (11.39%) Greenfield Project
3 8 (10.13%) Cyberattack
4 6 (7.59%) Organisational Skills
5 4 (5.06%) Driving Licence
6 2 (2.53%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (1.27%) Blog
7 1 (1.27%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.27%) Life Science
7 1 (1.27%) PKI
7 1 (1.27%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.33%) Linux
2 4 (5.06%) CentOS
2 4 (5.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (30.38%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (21.52%) Problem-Solving
3 15 (18.99%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (12.66%) Scrum
5 9 (11.39%) Microservices
5 9 (11.39%) Scaled Agile Framework
5 9 (11.39%) Software Engineering
6 8 (10.13%) Analytics
6 8 (10.13%) Artificial Intelligence
6 8 (10.13%) Case Management
6 8 (10.13%) Cyber Intelligence
6 8 (10.13%) Cybersecurity
6 8 (10.13%) Data Science
6 8 (10.13%) DevSecOps
6 8 (10.13%) E-Commerce
6 8 (10.13%) Information Assurance
6 8 (10.13%) Machine Learning
6 8 (10.13%) Open Source
6 8 (10.13%) Site Reliability Engineering
6 8 (10.13%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (11.39%) C#
2 8 (10.13%) JavaScript
2 8 (10.13%) Python
3 5 (6.33%) C
3 5 (6.33%) C++
3 5 (6.33%) Java
4 4 (5.06%) SQL
5 3 (3.80%) TypeScript
6 1 (1.27%) PHP
6 1 (1.27%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (8.86%) Degree
2 5 (6.33%) CISA
2 5 (6.33%) CISM
2 5 (6.33%) CISSP
3 2 (2.53%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.53%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.27%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.27%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (6.33%) NIST
2 3 (3.80%) QA
3 2 (2.53%) SLA
4 1 (1.27%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (6.33%) Docker
2 2 (2.53%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 5 (6.33%) Ansible
2 3 (3.80%) Kubernetes
2 3 (3.80%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 12 (15.19%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.06%) Red Hat
3 3 (3.80%) Aderant
3 3 (3.80%) Adobe
3 3 (3.80%) Intapp
3 3 (3.80%) LexisNexis
4 2 (2.53%) Freshdesk
4 2 (2.53%) ServiceNow
4 2 (2.53%) VMware
5 1 (1.27%) Conga
5 1 (1.27%) Google
5 1 (1.27%) HubSpot
5 1 (1.27%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.27%) SAP