The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Legal
North West / Merseyside
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 53 38
Rank change year-on-year -7 -15  
Permanent jobs citing Legal 7 5 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 1.28% 1.08% 4.77%
As % of the General category 3.13% 2.96% 12.44%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 20
Median salary £51,250 £27,500 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +86.36% -3.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £24,300 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,250 £45,750 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year -4.44% +7.14%  

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 Merseyside with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Merseyside
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 224 169 193
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 40.80% 36.50% 38.37%
Number of salaries quoted 151 119 157
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +3.03%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Legal
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Merseyside 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 Merseyside

Legal
Salary Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Legal in Merseyside.

Salary trend for Legal in Merseyside

Legal
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Legal in Merseyside over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Legal in Merseyside

Legal
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Legal within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Liverpool -3 2 - - 3
Southport - 2 £51,250 -
Wirral - 2 - -
Prescot - 1 - -
Legal
North West

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Legal.

1 7 (38.89%) Law
2 6 (33.33%) VMware
2 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 6 (33.33%) Windows
2 6 (33.33%) iPad
3 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (22.22%) Windows Server
3 4 (22.22%) ITIL
3 4 (22.22%) SQL
3 4 (22.22%) Avaya
3 4 (22.22%) IP Telephony
4 3 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 3 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 3 (16.67%) PHP
4 3 (16.67%) MySQL
4 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 3 (16.67%) Finance
4 3 (16.67%) Business Process Modelling
4 3 (16.67%) Degree
4 3 (16.67%) Use Case
4 3 (16.67%) User Experience
4 3 (16.67%) Change Control
5 2 (11.11%) Data Quality
5 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC

Legal
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) MySQL
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (11.11%) Data Mining
2 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.56%) Power BI
General
1 7 (38.89%) Law
2 3 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (5.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) Developer
3 4 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (22.22%) Administrator
3 4 (22.22%) IT Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Network Administrator
3 4 (22.22%) Network Support
3 4 (22.22%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (22.22%) Systems Support
4 3 (16.67%) Business Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Business IT Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) IT Business Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) PHP Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Support Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) .NET Developer
6 1 (5.56%) 1st Line Support
6 1 (5.56%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (5.56%) IT Support Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) .NET
1 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET
1 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) iPad
2 3 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Windows
2 4 (22.22%) Windows Server
2 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) ITIL
2 3 (16.67%) Business Analysis
2 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (16.67%) Business Process Modelling
2 3 (16.67%) Change Control
2 3 (16.67%) Data Modelling
2 3 (16.67%) Use Case
3 2 (11.11%) Case Management
3 2 (11.11%) ETL
3 2 (11.11%) MVC
3 2 (11.11%) Predictive Modelling
3 2 (11.11%) Process Management
4 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.56%) Business Continuity
4 1 (5.56%) Information Security
4 1 (5.56%) Information Security Management
4 1 (5.56%) OO
4 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
4 1 (5.56%) Security Management
4 1 (5.56%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) SQL
2 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 3 (16.67%) PHP
3 2 (11.11%) C#
3 2 (11.11%) VB
3 2 (11.11%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) CISA
2 1 (5.56%) CISM
2 1 (5.56%) CISSP
2 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) Data Quality
1 2 (11.11%) SLA
2 1 (5.56%) ISO 22301
2 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) VMware
2 4 (22.22%) Avaya
3 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (11.11%) Citrix
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