Period
to 25 October 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 25 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Legal
North West > Manchester
6 months to
25 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 112 107 143
Rank change year-on-year -5 +36 -20
Permanent jobs citing Legal 150 54 136
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 2.67% 2.06% 2.10%
As % of the General category 5.18% 4.56% 4.07%
Number of salaries quoted 105 48 107
10th Percentile £30,000 " £26,250
25th Percentile £38,000 £35,000 £30,875
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £47,500 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year - +18.75% -11.11%
75th Percentile £57,500 £61,250 £50,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £72,500 £60,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -11.11%

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 2,893 1,183 3,345
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 51.44% 45.03% 51.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1,980 994 2,607
10th Percentile £30,500 £31,250 £26,250
25th Percentile £38,134 £38,750 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £52,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +0.96% +15.56% -
75th Percentile £66,000 £65,000 £58,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £75,000 £71,250
North West median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -

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 25 October 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 25 October 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
Stockport - 3 £31,571 - 3
Wigan - 1 £47,500 - 3
Bury - 1 £55,000 - 2
Legal
North West

For the 6 months to 25 October 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 56 (37.33%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (36.00%) Social Skills
3 48 (32.00%) Microsoft
4 43 (28.67%) Law
5 40 (26.67%) Azure
6 29 (19.33%) Windows
7 28 (18.67%) Finance
7 28 (18.67%) DevOps
8 27 (18.00%) Microsoft Office
8 27 (18.00%) Business Intelligence
9 26 (17.33%) Java
10 25 (16.67%) .NET
11 24 (16.00%) SQL
11 24 (16.00%) Scrum
12 23 (15.33%) Mentoring
12 23 (15.33%) Machine Learning
13 22 (14.67%) Microservices
13 22 (14.67%) Microsoft 365
13 22 (14.67%) CSS
14 20 (13.33%) JavaScript
14 20 (13.33%) Python
15 19 (12.67%) C#
15 19 (12.67%) Artificial Intelligence
16 18 (12.00%) SQL Server
16 18 (12.00%) OO
16 18 (12.00%) Active Directory
16 18 (12.00%) Cybersecurity
17 17 (11.33%) Analytics
17 17 (11.33%) Project Management
17 17 (11.33%) HTML

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 11 (7.33%) Confluence
2 7 (4.67%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.67%) CMS
4 3 (2.00%) Apache Spark
4 3 (2.00%) Drupal
4 3 (2.00%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.33%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.67%) Kentico
6 1 (0.67%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.67%) Umbraco
Applications
1 27 (18.00%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (5.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (4.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (2.00%) Photoshop
4 3 (2.00%) Sketch
5 2 (1.33%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.67%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.00%) Payment Gateway
1 3 (2.00%) SAP HR
1 3 (2.00%) Visualfiles
2 1 (0.67%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 40 (26.67%) Azure
2 22 (14.67%) Microsoft 365
3 10 (6.67%) AWS
4 9 (6.00%) Azure Service Fabric
5 5 (3.33%) IaaS
5 5 (3.33%) npm
5 5 (3.33%) Power Platform
5 5 (3.33%) SaaS
6 4 (2.67%) Azure Data Factory
6 4 (2.67%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (2.67%) PaaS
7 3 (2.00%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (2.00%) Azure Sentinel
7 3 (2.00%) Mimecast
8 2 (1.33%) GCP
8 2 (1.33%) Google Workspace
9 1 (0.67%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.67%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.67%) Azure Synapse Analytics
9 1 (0.67%) Lucidchart
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.33%) VPN
2 7 (4.67%) DKIM
3 4 (2.67%) LAN
3 4 (2.67%) WAN
4 3 (2.00%) VoIP
5 2 (1.33%) DHCP
5 2 (1.33%) DNS
5 2 (1.33%) Firewall
5 2 (1.33%) Network Security
6 1 (0.67%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (0.67%) SAN
6 1 (0.67%) SD-WAN
6 1 (0.67%) Wireless
6 1 (0.67%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (8.00%) Big Data
3 8 (5.33%) MySQL
4 5 (3.33%) Power BI
5 4 (2.67%) Metadata
6 3 (2.00%) Azure SQL Database
6 3 (2.00%) Oracle Database
6 3 (2.00%) Tableau
7 2 (1.33%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.33%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.67%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.67%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.67%) KNIME
Development Applications
1 12 (8.00%) JIRA
2 11 (7.33%) Jenkins
3 10 (6.67%) Git (software)
4 5 (3.33%) gulp
4 5 (3.33%) webpack
5 4 (2.67%) SoapUI
6 3 (2.00%) Bower
6 3 (2.00%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.67%) Axure RP
7 1 (0.67%) Postman
General
1 54 (36.00%) Social Skills
2 43 (28.67%) Law
3 28 (18.67%) Finance
4 15 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (8.00%) Marketing
6 9 (6.00%) Public Sector
7 8 (5.33%) Presentation Skills
8 5 (3.33%) Games
8 5 (3.33%) Retail
9 4 (2.67%) Organisational Skills
10 3 (2.00%) Inclusion and Diversity
11 2 (1.33%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.67%) Influencing Skills
12 1 (0.67%) Local Government
12 1 (0.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 29 (19.33%) Analyst
2 22 (14.67%) Developer
3 14 (9.33%) Software Engineer
4 12 (8.00%) Senior Software Engineer
5 9 (6.00%) Support Analyst
6 8 (5.33%) Service Desk Engineer
7 7 (4.67%) IT Manager
7 7 (4.67%) Project Manager
7 7 (4.67%) Senior Analyst
8 6 (4.00%) Architect
8 6 (4.00%) Business Analyst
8 6 (4.00%) Information Manager
8 6 (4.00%) Senior Developer
9 5 (3.33%) Data Protection Manager
9 5 (3.33%) Delivery Manager
9 5 (3.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 5 (3.33%) Senior Front-End Developer
10 4 (2.67%) Full Stack Developer
10 4 (2.67%) IT Analyst
10 4 (2.67%) Technology Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (16.67%) .NET
2 22 (14.67%) CSS
3 17 (11.33%) HTML
4 15 (10.00%) .NET Core
5 14 (9.33%) AngularJS
6 12 (8.00%) React
7 11 (7.33%) Apache NiFi
7 11 (7.33%) Kafka
8 9 (6.00%) REST
8 9 (6.00%) Universal Windows Platform
9 8 (5.33%) .NET Framework
9 8 (5.33%) Node.js
9 8 (5.33%) Sass
10 6 (4.00%) RESTful
11 5 (3.33%) HTML5 Canvas
11 5 (3.33%) JWT
11 5 (3.33%) LESS
11 5 (3.33%) WebKit
11 5 (3.33%) WebSockets
11 5 (3.33%) XHR
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 13 (8.67%) Blackberry
3 12 (8.00%) Cyberattack
4 10 (6.67%) User Experience
5 9 (6.00%) Mobile App
5 9 (6.00%) Online Gambling
6 6 (4.00%) Freedom of Information
7 5 (3.33%) Data Protection Act
7 5 (3.33%) Greenfield Project
7 5 (3.33%) iPhone
7 5 (3.33%) Self-Motivation
8 3 (2.00%) Blog
8 3 (2.00%) Data Centre
8 3 (2.00%) Driving Licence
8 3 (2.00%) e-Learning
8 3 (2.00%) EPoS
8 3 (2.00%) Linux Command Line
8 3 (2.00%) Reinsurance
9 2 (1.33%) Replication
10 1 (0.67%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 29 (19.33%) Windows
2 16 (10.67%) Linux
2 16 (10.67%) Windows 10
3 11 (7.33%) CentOS
3 11 (7.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (2.67%) Windows Server
5 3 (2.00%) VMS
6 2 (1.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.33%) Windows Server 2016
6 2 (1.33%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (37.33%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (18.67%) DevOps
3 27 (18.00%) Business Intelligence
4 24 (16.00%) Scrum
5 23 (15.33%) Machine Learning
5 23 (15.33%) Mentoring
6 22 (14.67%) Microservices
7 19 (12.67%) Artificial Intelligence
8 18 (12.00%) Cybersecurity
8 18 (12.00%) OO
9 17 (11.33%) Analytics
9 17 (11.33%) Project Management
10 16 (10.67%) Data Science
11 15 (10.00%) Open Source
11 15 (10.00%) Project Delivery
12 14 (9.33%) OOD
12 14 (9.33%) Software Engineering
13 13 (8.67%) Collaborative Working
13 13 (8.67%) ITIL
14 12 (8.00%) Scaled Agile Framework
Programming Languages
1 26 (17.33%) Java
2 24 (16.00%) SQL
3 20 (13.33%) JavaScript
3 20 (13.33%) Python
4 19 (12.67%) C#
5 12 (8.00%) PowerShell
6 11 (7.33%) C
6 11 (7.33%) C++
6 11 (7.33%) ES6
7 10 (6.67%) TypeScript
8 5 (3.33%) PHP
9 4 (2.67%) R
10 3 (2.00%) Ruby
11 1 (0.67%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.67%) Scala
11 1 (0.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (6.00%) Degree
1 9 (6.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (4.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (4.67%) SC Cleared
3 6 (4.00%) CISSP
4 5 (3.33%) CISM
4 5 (3.33%) MCP
5 4 (2.67%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (2.67%) DV Cleared
5 4 (2.67%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
5 4 (2.67%) Master's Degree
6 3 (2.00%) CCNA
6 3 (2.00%) CIPD
7 2 (1.33%) MCSE
8 1 (0.67%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 1 (0.67%) AWS Certification
8 1 (0.67%) CCSP
8 1 (0.67%) CEH
8 1 (0.67%) ISSAP
8 1 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.33%) QA
2 5 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (2.67%) Accessibility
3 4 (2.67%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 3 (2.00%) GDPR
5 2 (1.33%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (1.33%) SLA
6 1 (0.67%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 1 (0.67%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.67%) GRC
6 1 (0.67%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 1 (0.67%) NCSC
6 1 (0.67%) PMO
System Software
1 18 (12.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (7.33%) Docker
3 3 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.67%) XenApp
4 1 (0.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (7.33%) Ansible
2 9 (6.00%) SCCM
3 1 (0.67%) SCOM
3 1 (0.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 48 (32.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (7.33%) Citrix
2 11 (7.33%) Red Hat
3 10 (6.67%) Cisco
4 9 (6.00%) iManage
4 9 (6.00%) Sun
5 5 (3.33%) HP
6 4 (2.67%) Databricks
7 3 (2.00%) Aderant
7 3 (2.00%) Oracle
7 3 (2.00%) SAP
7 3 (2.00%) Sophos
7 3 (2.00%) VMware
7 3 (2.00%) Zend
8 1 (0.67%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.67%) CA Agile Central
8 1 (0.67%) Google
8 1 (0.67%) IBM
8 1 (0.67%) Thales
8 1 (0.67%) UiPath