Period
to 21 August 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Legal over the 6 months to 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Legal
England > Midlands
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 146 201 181
Rank change year-on-year +55 -20 +15
Permanent jobs citing Legal 293 205 306
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 2.10% 1.34% 1.65%
As % of the General category 5.47% 3.59% 4.32%
Number of salaries quoted 186 149 202
Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% - -5.26%
10th Percentile £26,250 £30,000 £25,525
90th Percentile £58,250 £60,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

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 the Midlands with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 5,360 5,703 7,091
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 38.41% 37.29% 38.23%
Number of salaries quoted 4,138 4,496 5,328
Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,570 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +1.43% -5.88%
10th Percentile £25,500 £26,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £66,075 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.94% +2.00% -

Legal
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing Legal as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Legal in the Midlands

Legal
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Legal in the Midlands

Legal
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Legal in the Midlands over the 6 months to 21 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Legal in the Midlands

Legal
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Legal within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 21 August 2018. 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
West Midlands +83 227 £40,000 -11.11% 26
East Midlands +1 66 £45,000 +5.88% 14
Legal
England

For the 6 months to 21 August 2018, 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Legal.

1 114 (38.91%) Finance
2 75 (25.60%) Analytical Skills
3 67 (22.87%) Microsoft
4 65 (22.18%) SQL
5 61 (20.82%) Business Intelligence
6 59 (20.14%) Games
7 54 (18.43%) C#
7 54 (18.43%) .NET
8 52 (17.75%) Oracle
9 48 (16.38%) ITIL
9 48 (16.38%) SharePoint
10 46 (15.70%) JavaScript
11 45 (15.36%) Degree
12 39 (13.31%) Law
12 39 (13.31%) Management Information System
13 37 (12.63%) MVC
13 37 (12.63%) Windows
14 36 (12.29%) SQL Server
14 36 (12.29%) Agile Software Development
15 34 (11.60%) CSS
15 34 (11.60%) Problem-Solving
16 33 (11.26%) Process Improvement
17 31 (10.58%) Data Protection
18 30 (10.24%) ASP.NET
18 30 (10.24%) HTML
19 29 (9.90%) Project Management
19 29 (9.90%) jQuery
19 29 (9.90%) Analytics
19 29 (9.90%) SDLC
19 29 (9.90%) Self-Motivation

Legal
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 48 (16.38%) SharePoint
2 11 (3.75%) IIS
3 10 (3.41%) CMS
4 6 (2.05%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (2.05%) MS Exchange
4 6 (2.05%) SAS
5 4 (1.37%) Apache
5 4 (1.37%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (1.37%) Skype for Business
6 3 (1.02%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (0.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (0.68%) JBoss
7 2 (0.68%) K2 blackpearl
8 1 (0.34%) Confluence
8 1 (0.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 23 (7.85%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (3.41%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (3.07%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (1.37%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.34%) InVision
5 1 (0.34%) Simulink
5 1 (0.34%) UserZoom
Business Applications
1 7 (2.39%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (1.71%) HFM
3 3 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.02%) SAP HR
4 2 (0.68%) Visualfiles
5 1 (0.34%) Maximo
5 1 (0.34%) Relativity
5 1 (0.34%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.34%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.34%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 27 (9.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (6.83%) Office 365
3 9 (3.07%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (0.68%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.34%) AdWords
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.10%) Internet
2 9 (3.07%) SSL
2 9 (3.07%) WebEx
3 8 (2.73%) DNS
4 7 (2.39%) Firewall
4 7 (2.39%) SAN
5 6 (2.05%) Network Security
5 6 (2.05%) VPN
6 5 (1.71%) NetScaler
7 4 (1.37%) WAN
8 3 (1.02%) Intranet
8 3 (1.02%) VoIP
9 2 (0.68%) DHCP
9 2 (0.68%) LAN
9 2 (0.68%) Skype
9 2 (0.68%) VLAN
9 2 (0.68%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (12.29%) SQL Server
2 27 (9.22%) Relational Database
2 27 (9.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 16 (5.46%) Essbase
4 14 (4.78%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (4.10%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (4.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (3.75%) SQL Server 2000
7 10 (3.41%) Power BI
8 9 (3.07%) Oracle BI EE
8 9 (3.07%) Oracle Reports
8 9 (3.07%) RDBMS
9 6 (2.05%) BusinessObjects
9 6 (2.05%) MS Access
10 5 (1.71%) QlikView
10 5 (1.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (1.37%) MySQL
11 4 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
12 3 (1.02%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
13 2 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (4.10%) JIRA
2 11 (3.75%) Git (software)
2 11 (3.75%) Subversion
2 11 (3.75%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (2.39%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.34%) Axure RP
4 1 (0.34%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 114 (38.91%) Finance
2 59 (20.14%) Games
3 39 (13.31%) Law
4 21 (7.17%) Retail
5 13 (4.44%) Marketing
6 12 (4.10%) Manufacturing
7 11 (3.75%) Banking
8 6 (2.05%) Automotive
8 6 (2.05%) Billing
8 6 (2.05%) Publishing
9 4 (1.37%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.68%) Brand Awareness
11 1 (0.34%) Advertising
11 1 (0.34%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 65 (22.18%) Analyst
2 57 (19.45%) Developer
3 26 (8.87%) Administrator
4 22 (7.51%) Software Analyst
4 22 (7.51%) Software Developer
5 16 (5.46%) Business Analyst
6 14 (4.78%) Senior Developer
6 14 (4.78%) Software Engineer
6 14 (4.78%) Support Manager
7 13 (4.44%) Analyst Developer
7 13 (4.44%) Applications Engineer
8 12 (4.10%) IT Manager
8 12 (4.10%) Project Manager
8 12 (4.10%) Senior Analyst
9 11 (3.75%) .NET Developer
9 11 (3.75%) Architect
9 11 (3.75%) DBA
10 10 (3.41%) Information Officer
10 10 (3.41%) Information Security Officer
10 10 (3.41%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (18.43%) .NET
2 34 (11.60%) CSS
3 30 (10.24%) ASP.NET
3 30 (10.24%) HTML
4 29 (9.90%) jQuery
5 24 (8.19%) .NET Framework
6 20 (6.83%) ASP.NET Web API
6 20 (6.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 18 (6.14%) LINQ
8 17 (5.80%) Web Services
9 15 (5.12%) JSON
10 13 (4.44%) Hibernate
11 11 (3.75%) AngularJS
11 11 (3.75%) Kendo UI
12 9 (3.07%) Entity Framework
12 9 (3.07%) KnockoutJS
12 9 (3.07%) WCF
13 6 (2.05%) REST
13 6 (2.05%) SOAP
14 5 (1.71%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 75 (25.60%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (13.31%) Management Information System
3 29 (9.90%) Self-Motivation
4 18 (6.14%) Computer Science
5 17 (5.80%) Data Centre
6 15 (5.12%) User Experience
7 13 (4.44%) Mobile App
8 10 (3.41%) Freedom of Information
9 9 (3.07%) e-Learning
10 6 (2.05%) Data Structures
11 5 (1.71%) Client/Server
11 5 (1.71%) Driving Licence
11 5 (1.71%) Greenfield Project
11 5 (1.71%) Virtual Team
12 4 (1.37%) CESG
12 4 (1.37%) Digital Media
12 4 (1.37%) Social Media
13 3 (1.02%) BYOD
13 3 (1.02%) Cyberthreat
13 3 (1.02%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 37 (12.63%) Windows
2 13 (4.44%) Mac OS X
3 9 (3.07%) Windows Server
4 7 (2.39%) Linux
5 6 (2.05%) Unix
5 6 (2.05%) Windows 7
6 4 (1.37%) CentOS
6 4 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (1.37%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.34%) Android
7 1 (0.34%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (20.82%) Business Intelligence
2 48 (16.38%) ITIL
3 37 (12.63%) MVC
4 36 (12.29%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (11.60%) Problem-Solving
6 33 (11.26%) Process Improvement
7 31 (10.58%) Data Protection
8 29 (9.90%) Analytics
8 29 (9.90%) Project Management
8 29 (9.90%) SDLC
9 26 (8.87%) Change Management
9 26 (8.87%) Information Security
10 24 (8.19%) TDD
10 24 (8.19%) Web Development
11 22 (7.51%) Integration Testing
12 19 (6.48%) OO
13 18 (6.14%) Continuous Improvement
13 18 (6.14%) Performance Management
13 18 (6.14%) Service Delivery
13 18 (6.14%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 65 (22.18%) SQL
2 54 (18.43%) C#
3 46 (15.70%) JavaScript
4 14 (4.78%) T-SQL
5 12 (4.10%) VB
6 9 (3.07%) Java
6 9 (3.07%) VB.NET
7 8 (2.73%) PowerShell
8 7 (2.39%) X++
9 4 (1.37%) C
9 4 (1.37%) Python
9 4 (1.37%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.34%) ABAP
10 1 (0.34%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.34%) VB6
10 1 (0.34%) VBA
Qualifications
1 45 (15.36%) Degree
2 13 (4.44%) Computer Science Degree
2 13 (4.44%) ISEB
2 13 (4.44%) Master's Degree
3 11 (3.75%) Security Cleared
4 9 (3.07%) CISSP
4 9 (3.07%) SC Cleared
5 7 (2.39%) ITIL Certification
5 7 (2.39%) MCSE
5 7 (2.39%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (2.05%) MCITP
7 5 (1.71%) CISM
8 4 (1.37%) CESG Certified Professional
8 4 (1.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 4 (1.37%) RHCE
9 3 (1.02%) CCSA
9 3 (1.02%) CEH
9 3 (1.02%) CompTIA Security+
10 2 (0.68%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.68%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (8.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 23 (7.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 18 (6.14%) SLA
4 17 (5.80%) GDPR
5 10 (3.41%) ISO 9001
6 9 (3.07%) Data Quality
7 7 (2.39%) Cyber Essentials
8 6 (2.05%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 6 (2.05%) ISO/IEC 27005
8 6 (2.05%) PMO
8 6 (2.05%) QA
9 3 (1.02%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 3 (1.02%) PCI DSS
10 1 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 14 (4.78%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.05%) Firmware
2 6 (2.05%) Squid
2 6 (2.05%) vSphere
3 5 (1.71%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.37%) iptables
5 2 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (4.44%) SCOM
2 4 (1.37%) Nagios
2 4 (1.37%) SCCM
2 4 (1.37%) SCSM
2 4 (1.37%) SELinux
3 2 (0.68%) AirWatch
3 2 (0.68%) Backup Exec
3 2 (0.68%) FortiGate
3 2 (0.68%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 67 (22.87%) Microsoft
2 52 (17.75%) Oracle
3 16 (5.46%) SAP
4 14 (4.78%) Informatica
5 13 (4.44%) Remedy
5 13 (4.44%) Xamarin
6 11 (3.75%) Citrix
7 10 (3.41%) Hyperion
7 10 (3.41%) iManage
7 10 (3.41%) PeopleSoft
8 9 (3.07%) LexisNexis
9 8 (2.73%) VMware
10 6 (2.05%) NetApp
11 5 (1.71%) Tableau
12 4 (1.37%) Cisco
12 4 (1.37%) Dell
12 4 (1.37%) Dell Compellent
12 4 (1.37%) Red Hat
13 3 (1.02%) Avaya
13 3 (1.02%) IBM