Period
to

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 21 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Legal
North West > Manchester
6 months to
21 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 55 121 119
Rank change year-on-year +66 -2 +8
Permanent jobs citing Legal 297 83 88
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 5.22% 2.12% 2.14%
As % of the General category 8.74% 4.67% 4.56%
Number of salaries quoted 172 56 63
10th Percentile £28,025 £32,500 -
25th Percentile £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £48,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year +14.58% +20.00% -11.11%
75th Percentile £75,000 £60,000 £58,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £70,625 £68,000
North West median annual salary £52,802 £45,000 £44,371
% change year-on-year +17.34% +1.42% -1.40%

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 3,400 1,776 1,931
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 59.80% 45.27% 47.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1,993 1,433 1,464
10th Percentile £31,000 £28,750 £28,750
25th Percentile £40,132 £37,500 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £53,112 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +6.22% - +11.11%
75th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £61,250
90th Percentile £83,100 £77,500 £76,250
North West median annual salary £50,960 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +7.28% - +5.56%

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 21 May 2022.

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 21 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Bolton - 14 £50,000 - 2
Legal
North West

For the 6 months to 21 May 2022, 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.

1 127 (42.76%) Agile
2 117 (39.39%) Social Skills
3 115 (38.72%) Finance
4 84 (28.28%) Microsoft
5 82 (27.61%) Problem-Solving
6 77 (25.93%) Cybersecurity
7 66 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
7 66 (22.22%) Information Security
8 61 (20.54%) Mentoring
9 59 (19.87%) Retail
9 59 (19.87%) Self-Motivation
10 55 (18.52%) Public Sector
11 54 (18.18%) Azure
12 52 (17.51%) Scrum
13 50 (16.84%) Business Intelligence
14 46 (15.49%) Risk Management
14 46 (15.49%) SC Cleared
14 46 (15.49%) Security Cleared
14 46 (15.49%) Inclusion and Diversity
15 45 (15.15%) Time Management
15 45 (15.15%) Microsoft 365
16 44 (14.81%) SQL
17 42 (14.14%) Project Management
17 42 (14.14%) Law
17 42 (14.14%) Analytics
18 40 (13.47%) Management Information System
19 39 (13.13%) Windows
20 37 (12.46%) Coaching
21 36 (12.12%) Software Engineering
22 32 (10.77%) Active Directory

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 20 (6.73%) SharePoint
2 11 (3.70%) Confluence
2 11 (3.70%) IIS
3 9 (3.03%) SAS
4 7 (2.36%) Apache Spark
5 6 (2.02%) Apache
6 1 (0.34%) CMS
6 1 (0.34%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.34%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.34%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 28 (9.43%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (4.71%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.34%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.34%) Adobe XD
4 1 (0.34%) InDesign
4 1 (0.34%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (5.05%) Sentinel
2 4 (1.35%) Visualfiles
3 3 (1.01%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 54 (18.18%) Azure
2 45 (15.15%) Microsoft 365
3 20 (6.73%) AWS
3 20 (6.73%) Power Platform
4 18 (6.06%) Azure Sentinel
5 11 (3.70%) Mimecast
6 10 (3.37%) PaaS
7 9 (3.03%) IaaS
8 7 (2.36%) Figma
9 6 (2.02%) Snowflake
10 5 (1.68%) GitHub
10 5 (1.68%) SaaS
11 4 (1.35%) Azure Active Directory
11 4 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
12 3 (1.01%) Serverless
13 1 (0.34%) Azure Machine Learning
13 1 (0.34%) Azure Monitor
13 1 (0.34%) Firebase
13 1 (0.34%) GCP
13 1 (0.34%) GitHub Actions
Communications & Networking
1 28 (9.43%) Firewall
2 18 (6.06%) TCP/IP
3 17 (5.72%) DNS
4 13 (4.38%) VPN
5 12 (4.04%) DHCP
6 9 (3.03%) Wi-Fi
7 6 (2.02%) MPLS
7 6 (2.02%) Remote Desktop
7 6 (2.02%) WAN
8 5 (1.68%) DMZ
8 5 (1.68%) VLAN
9 3 (1.01%) Internet
10 2 (0.67%) LAN
10 2 (0.67%) SAN
10 2 (0.67%) Skype
11 1 (0.34%) Intranet
11 1 (0.34%) Intrusion Detection
11 1 (0.34%) VSAN
11 1 (0.34%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (9.76%) SQL Server
2 20 (6.73%) Data Warehouse
2 20 (6.73%) Power BI
3 9 (3.03%) Big Data
3 9 (3.03%) Data Lake
3 9 (3.03%) Data Mart
3 9 (3.03%) Semantic Layer
3 9 (3.03%) Tableau
4 6 (2.02%) Hadoop
5 3 (1.01%) GIS
5 3 (1.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.34%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.34%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (0.34%) Couchbase
7 1 (0.34%) MySQL
7 1 (0.34%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.34%) Qlik Sense
7 1 (0.34%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 14 (4.71%) JIRA
2 11 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.01%) Eclipse
3 3 (1.01%) Selenium
4 2 (0.67%) Cucumber
4 2 (0.67%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.34%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.34%) MSTest
5 1 (0.34%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.34%) Visual Studio Coded UI
General
1 117 (39.39%) Social Skills
2 115 (38.72%) Finance
3 66 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
4 59 (19.87%) Retail
5 55 (18.52%) Public Sector
6 46 (15.49%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 42 (14.14%) Law
8 23 (7.74%) Games
9 22 (7.41%) Marketing
10 17 (5.72%) Organisational Skills
11 13 (4.38%) Banking
11 13 (4.38%) Influencing Skills
12 7 (2.36%) Presentation Skills
13 6 (2.02%) Advertising
13 6 (2.02%) Tech for Good
14 4 (1.35%) Local Government
15 3 (1.01%) Manufacturing
16 1 (0.34%) iGaming
16 1 (0.34%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 52 (17.51%) Analyst
2 34 (11.45%) Developer
3 22 (7.41%) Cybersecurity Specialist
3 22 (7.41%) Security Specialist
4 21 (7.07%) Architect
5 20 (6.73%) Graduate
6 18 (6.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 17 (5.72%) Support Analyst
8 14 (4.71%) Senior Analyst
9 13 (4.38%) IT Support
10 12 (4.04%) IT Analyst
11 11 (3.70%) Consultant
11 11 (3.70%) PCI DSS Specialist
11 11 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
12 10 (3.37%) 2nd Line Support
12 10 (3.37%) Designer
12 10 (3.37%) IT Support Analyst
13 9 (3.03%) Pricing Analyst
13 9 (3.03%) Scrum Master
13 9 (3.03%) Senior Pricing Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (8.42%) .NET
2 9 (3.03%) React
3 7 (2.36%) Flutter
4 6 (2.02%) .NET Core
4 6 (2.02%) AngularJS
5 5 (1.68%) HTML
5 5 (1.68%) Node.js
5 5 (1.68%) Web Services
6 4 (1.35%) XML
7 3 (1.01%) ASP.NET
7 3 (1.01%) CSS
7 3 (1.01%) Kafka
8 2 (0.67%) Apache NiFi
8 2 (0.67%) jQuery
8 2 (0.67%) RESTful
8 2 (0.67%) YAML
9 1 (0.34%) Entity Framework
9 1 (0.34%) OAuth
9 1 (0.34%) REST
9 1 (0.34%) Universal Windows Platform
Miscellaneous
1 59 (19.87%) Self-Motivation
2 40 (13.47%) Management Information System
3 23 (7.74%) Data Protection Act
4 21 (7.07%) Data Centre
5 14 (4.71%) User Experience
6 11 (3.70%) IoT
7 10 (3.37%) Blockchain
8 8 (2.69%) Blog
9 7 (2.36%) Mobile App
9 7 (2.36%) NHS
9 7 (2.36%) Public Cloud
10 6 (2.02%) Blackberry
10 6 (2.02%) Freedom of Information
11 3 (1.01%) Cyberattack
11 3 (1.01%) e-Learning
11 3 (1.01%) FMCG
11 3 (1.01%) Learning Management System
12 2 (0.67%) Cyberthreat
12 2 (0.67%) Data Structures
12 2 (0.67%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 39 (13.13%) Windows
2 27 (9.09%) Windows Server
3 9 (3.03%) Windows 10
4 8 (2.69%) Android
5 7 (2.36%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.67%) CentOS
6 2 (0.67%) Linux
6 2 (0.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.34%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.34%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2016
7 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (42.76%) Agile
2 82 (27.61%) Problem-Solving
3 77 (25.93%) Cybersecurity
4 66 (22.22%) Information Security
5 61 (20.54%) Mentoring
6 52 (17.51%) Scrum
7 50 (16.84%) Business Intelligence
8 46 (15.49%) Risk Management
9 45 (15.15%) Time Management
10 42 (14.14%) Analytics
10 42 (14.14%) Project Management
11 37 (12.46%) Coaching
12 36 (12.12%) Software Engineering
13 32 (10.77%) Data Protection
14 30 (10.10%) DevOps
15 28 (9.43%) Information Assurance
15 28 (9.43%) Project Delivery
15 28 (9.43%) User Stories
16 25 (8.42%) Infrastructure Engineering
16 25 (8.42%) Workshop Facilitation
Programming Languages
1 44 (14.81%) SQL
2 31 (10.44%) Python
3 18 (6.06%) C#
3 18 (6.06%) Java
4 17 (5.72%) R
5 16 (5.39%) JavaScript
6 11 (3.70%) VBA
7 9 (3.03%) TypeScript
8 7 (2.36%) Apple Swift
8 7 (2.36%) Objective-C
9 6 (2.02%) PowerShell
10 5 (1.68%) T-SQL
11 4 (1.35%) C++
12 3 (1.01%) C
13 2 (0.67%) VB
14 1 (0.34%) Go
Qualifications
1 46 (15.49%) SC Cleared
1 46 (15.49%) Security Cleared
2 31 (10.44%) Degree
3 22 (7.41%) BPSS Clearance
4 12 (4.04%) CISSP
5 11 (3.70%) PCI QSA
6 8 (2.69%) Postgraduate
7 7 (2.36%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (1.68%) SSCP
9 2 (0.67%) CISA
9 2 (0.67%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.67%) CISM
9 2 (0.67%) Computer Science Degree
9 2 (0.67%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
10 1 (0.34%) APMP
10 1 (0.34%) CCNA
10 1 (0.34%) CCNP
10 1 (0.34%) MCSA
10 1 (0.34%) Numerate Degree
10 1 (0.34%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (9.76%) GDPR
2 20 (6.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 19 (6.40%) QA
4 14 (4.71%) SLA
5 13 (4.38%) Data Quality
5 13 (4.38%) PCI DSS
6 9 (3.03%) Accessibility
7 8 (2.69%) GRC
8 7 (2.36%) NIST
9 6 (2.02%) PMO
10 2 (0.67%) COBIT
10 2 (0.67%) ISO 31000
10 2 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27005
11 1 (0.34%) Cyber Essentials
11 1 (0.34%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
11 1 (0.34%) NCSC
11 1 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 32 (10.77%) Active Directory
2 20 (6.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (5.72%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.35%) XenApp
5 3 (1.01%) Docker
5 3 (1.01%) vSphere
5 3 (1.01%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.67%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (3.37%) Microsoft Intune
2 6 (2.02%) Terraform
3 5 (1.68%) Puppet
4 4 (1.35%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (1.35%) SCCM
5 2 (0.67%) Ansible
5 2 (0.67%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.34%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 84 (28.28%) Microsoft
2 26 (8.75%) Cisco
3 21 (7.07%) VMware
4 11 (3.70%) Citrix
5 7 (2.36%) Oracle
6 6 (2.02%) Teradata
7 4 (1.35%) SaltStack
7 4 (1.35%) Veeam
8 3 (1.01%) CheckPoint
8 3 (1.01%) Wyse
9 2 (0.67%) Dell
9 2 (0.67%) Fortinet
9 2 (0.67%) iManage
9 2 (0.67%) Nimble Storage
9 2 (0.67%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.67%) Sophos
9 2 (0.67%) Sun
10 1 (0.34%) IFS
10 1 (0.34%) Samsung
10 1 (0.34%) Thales