Period
to

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

Legal
England > Midlands
6 months to
24 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 129 163 132
Rank change year-on-year +34 -31 +90
Permanent jobs citing Legal 274 127 147
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 2.48% 1.56% 2.02%
As % of the General category 3.97% 3.00% 3.79%
Number of salaries quoted 144 74 117
10th Percentile £30,375 £31,250 £31,250
25th Percentile £36,250 £41,250 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £46,000 £51,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -10.68% +14.44% -18.18%
75th Percentile £57,500 £59,313 £53,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £72,125 £67,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -5.12%

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 6,894 4,237 3,875
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 62.41% 51.94% 53.18%
Number of salaries quoted 4,229 3,132 3,105
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £26,250
25th Percentile £35,875 £33,751 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £46,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% -3.23% +9.41%
75th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £60,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

Legal
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Legal in the Midlands

Legal
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Legal in the Midlands

Legal
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Legal in the Midlands over the 6 months to 24 May 2022.

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 24 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
West Midlands +20 177 £46,000 -13.41% 75
East Midlands +22 94 £48,750 +21.12% 68
Legal
England

For the 6 months to 24 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Legal.

1 100 (36.50%) Social Skills
2 77 (28.10%) Agile
3 70 (25.55%) Degree
4 66 (24.09%) Problem-Solving
5 56 (20.44%) Analytical Skills
6 50 (18.25%) Microsoft
7 43 (15.69%) Finance
7 43 (15.69%) Azure
8 41 (14.96%) Self-Motivation
9 39 (14.23%) Law
10 37 (13.50%) GDPR
11 35 (12.77%) Decision-Making
12 32 (11.68%) Manufacturing
13 30 (10.95%) Automotive
14 29 (10.58%) Windows
15 28 (10.22%) Information Security
16 27 (9.85%) SQL
16 27 (9.85%) Project Management
16 27 (9.85%) Case Management
17 26 (9.49%) Change Management
18 24 (8.76%) Time Management
18 24 (8.76%) QA
19 23 (8.39%) Marketing
19 23 (8.39%) Data Protection
20 22 (8.03%) Waterfall
20 22 (8.03%) Continuous Improvement
20 22 (8.03%) C
20 22 (8.03%) SQL Server
21 21 (7.66%) DevOps
21 21 (7.66%) Data Privacy

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 7 (2.55%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.46%) Apache Solr
3 3 (1.09%) Confluence
3 3 (1.09%) MS Exchange
3 3 (1.09%) nginx
3 3 (1.09%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.36%) Apache
4 1 (0.36%) Appian
4 1 (0.36%) CMS
Applications
1 10 (3.65%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (3.28%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (1.82%) CATIA
4 2 (0.73%) AutoCAD
4 2 (0.73%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.73%) Elite 3E
3 1 (0.36%) ENOVIA
3 1 (0.36%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.36%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.36%) Teamcenter
3 1 (0.36%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 43 (15.69%) Azure
2 20 (7.30%) Power Platform
3 17 (6.20%) Microsoft 365
4 12 (4.38%) AWS
5 9 (3.28%) SaaS
6 7 (2.55%) Dynamics 365
7 6 (2.19%) IaaS
7 6 (2.19%) PaaS
8 5 (1.82%) Azure Active Directory
9 4 (1.46%) Cloudflare
9 4 (1.46%) PowerApps
10 3 (1.09%) Azure Stack
10 3 (1.09%) OneDrive
10 3 (1.09%) Serverless
11 2 (0.73%) AWS Lambda
11 2 (0.73%) Azure Data Factory
11 2 (0.73%) Stripe
12 1 (0.36%) Azure Machine Learning
12 1 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
12 1 (0.36%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.55%) Firewall
2 6 (2.19%) DNS
3 5 (1.82%) TCP/IP
3 5 (1.82%) WAN
4 4 (1.46%) Cisco Firepower
4 4 (1.46%) LAN
5 3 (1.09%) Cisco IPT
5 3 (1.09%) VPN
5 3 (1.09%) Wireless
6 2 (0.73%) DHCP
7 1 (0.36%) BGP
7 1 (0.36%) EIGRP
7 1 (0.36%) Internet
7 1 (0.36%) IPsec
7 1 (0.36%) OSPF
7 1 (0.36%) SAN
7 1 (0.36%) SSL
7 1 (0.36%) VPLS
7 1 (0.36%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.36%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (8.03%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.28%) Power BI
3 8 (2.92%) Relational Database
4 7 (2.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (2.19%) RDBMS
5 6 (2.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (1.46%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (1.09%) Amazon RDS
8 3 (1.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (1.09%) Tableau
9 2 (0.73%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (0.73%) Data Lake
9 2 (0.73%) Geospatial Data
9 2 (0.73%) GIS
9 2 (0.73%) Metadata
9 2 (0.73%) MySQL
9 2 (0.73%) Spatial Data
10 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (0.36%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (4.38%) Git (software)
2 8 (2.92%) JIRA
3 5 (1.82%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.73%) git-flow
5 1 (0.36%) Browser DevTools
5 1 (0.36%) Gradle
5 1 (0.36%) IntelliJ
5 1 (0.36%) Selenium
General
1 100 (36.50%) Social Skills
2 56 (20.44%) Analytical Skills
3 43 (15.69%) Finance
4 39 (14.23%) Law
5 32 (11.68%) Manufacturing
6 30 (10.95%) Automotive
7 23 (8.39%) Marketing
8 19 (6.93%) Influencing Skills
9 15 (5.47%) Local Government
9 15 (5.47%) Public Sector
10 12 (4.38%) Publishing
11 11 (4.01%) Games
12 9 (3.28%) Retail
13 8 (2.92%) Aviation
14 7 (2.55%) Advertising
14 7 (2.55%) Presentation Skills
15 4 (1.46%) Telecoms
16 3 (1.09%) iGaming
16 3 (1.09%) Inclusion and Diversity
17 2 (0.73%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 39 (14.23%) Analyst
2 30 (10.95%) Project Manager
3 18 (6.57%) Developer
4 17 (6.20%) Designer
5 12 (4.38%) Content Designer
5 12 (4.38%) IT Manager
6 11 (4.01%) Security Analyst
7 9 (3.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 8 (2.92%) Senior Developer
9 7 (2.55%) IT Engineer
9 7 (2.55%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
10 6 (2.19%) Architect
10 6 (2.19%) Operations Analyst
10 6 (2.19%) Security Operations Analyst
10 6 (2.19%) Support Analyst
10 6 (2.19%) Systems Analyst
11 5 (1.82%) Information Manager
11 5 (1.82%) Information Security Manager
11 5 (1.82%) Report Analyst
11 5 (1.82%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (4.01%) .NET
2 8 (2.92%) RESTful
3 5 (1.82%) CSS
3 5 (1.82%) HTML
3 5 (1.82%) OLE
3 5 (1.82%) SOAP
4 4 (1.46%) Laravel
4 4 (1.46%) Node.js
4 4 (1.46%) React
4 4 (1.46%) REST
4 4 (1.46%) XML
4 4 (1.46%) XSLT
5 3 (1.09%) .NET Framework
5 3 (1.09%) AngularJS
5 3 (1.09%) NgRx
5 3 (1.09%) Razor View Engine
5 3 (1.09%) RxJS
5 3 (1.09%) SAML
5 3 (1.09%) Velocity
5 3 (1.09%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 41 (14.96%) Self-Motivation
2 18 (6.57%) NHS
3 15 (5.47%) Virtual Team
4 14 (5.11%) User Experience
5 6 (2.19%) Data Structures
5 6 (2.19%) Management Information System
5 6 (2.19%) PMI
6 5 (1.82%) Analytical Mindset
6 5 (1.82%) Driving Licence
7 4 (1.46%) Algorithms
8 3 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.09%) Security Operations Centre
9 2 (0.73%) Data Centre
9 2 (0.73%) Greenfield Project
10 1 (0.36%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.36%) e-Learning
10 1 (0.36%) IoT
10 1 (0.36%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.36%) Mobile Games
10 1 (0.36%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 29 (10.58%) Windows
2 16 (5.84%) Windows Server
3 10 (3.65%) Windows 10
4 7 (2.55%) Linux
5 2 (0.73%) Mac OS
5 2 (0.73%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (0.73%) Windows Server 2016
5 2 (0.73%) Windows Server 2019
6 1 (0.36%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.36%) Unix
6 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (28.10%) Agile
2 66 (24.09%) Problem-Solving
3 35 (12.77%) Decision-Making
4 28 (10.22%) Information Security
5 27 (9.85%) Case Management
5 27 (9.85%) Project Management
6 26 (9.49%) Change Management
7 24 (8.76%) Time Management
8 23 (8.39%) Data Protection
9 22 (8.03%) Continuous Improvement
9 22 (8.03%) Waterfall
10 21 (7.66%) Data Privacy
10 21 (7.66%) DevOps
11 20 (7.30%) Cybersecurity
11 20 (7.30%) Project Delivery
12 19 (6.93%) Change Control
13 18 (6.57%) Requirements Management
13 18 (6.57%) Risk Management
14 17 (6.20%) ITIL
15 16 (5.84%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 27 (9.85%) SQL
2 22 (8.03%) C
3 13 (4.74%) C#
3 13 (4.74%) Python
4 12 (4.38%) JavaScript
5 10 (3.65%) PowerShell
6 7 (2.55%) Java
6 7 (2.55%) T-SQL
6 7 (2.55%) VBA
7 4 (1.46%) PHP
7 4 (1.46%) R
7 4 (1.46%) VB.NET
8 3 (1.09%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.73%) Bash
9 2 (0.73%) Ruby
10 1 (0.36%) C++
10 1 (0.36%) Embedded C
10 1 (0.36%) Perl
10 1 (0.36%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 70 (25.55%) Degree
2 17 (6.20%) Security Cleared
3 11 (4.01%) CISM
3 11 (4.01%) Computer Science Degree
4 7 (2.55%) CISA
4 7 (2.55%) CompTIA Security+
5 6 (2.19%) CISSP
5 6 (2.19%) PMI Certification
6 5 (1.82%) ISEB
6 5 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 4 (1.46%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
7 4 (1.46%) Master's Degree
7 4 (1.46%) SC Cleared
7 4 (1.46%) TOGAF Certification
8 3 (1.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.73%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.73%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (0.73%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (13.50%) GDPR
2 24 (8.76%) QA
3 19 (6.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 16 (5.84%) Accessibility
5 13 (4.74%) SLA
6 11 (4.01%) NIST
7 8 (2.92%) PCI DSS
8 6 (2.19%) ISO 9001
9 5 (1.82%) PMO
10 3 (1.09%) HIPAA
11 2 (0.73%) COBIT
11 2 (0.73%) Cyber Essentials
11 2 (0.73%) ISAE 3402
11 2 (0.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 2 (0.73%) SSAE 16
12 1 (0.36%) Data Quality
System Software
1 16 (5.84%) Active Directory
2 7 (2.55%) Hyper-V
3 6 (2.19%) Docker
4 1 (0.36%) Firmware
4 1 (0.36%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.36%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (3.28%) SCCM
2 4 (1.46%) Kubernetes
2 4 (1.46%) Stealthwatch
3 3 (1.09%) Active Directory Federation Services
3 3 (1.09%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (1.09%) Nessus
4 2 (0.73%) RSA Archer
5 1 (0.36%) CASB
5 1 (0.36%) SCOM
5 1 (0.36%) WSUS
Vendors
1 50 (18.25%) Microsoft
2 12 (4.38%) NEC
3 10 (3.65%) Salesforce.com
4 9 (3.28%) Facebook
4 9 (3.28%) Twitter
4 9 (3.28%) YouTube
5 8 (2.92%) SAP
6 7 (2.55%) Citrix
6 7 (2.55%) VMware
7 5 (1.82%) Cisco
7 5 (1.82%) Oracle
8 4 (1.46%) HP
9 3 (1.09%) ANSYS
9 3 (1.09%) MuleSoft
9 3 (1.09%) Synopsys
10 2 (0.73%) Adobe
10 2 (0.73%) Apple
10 2 (0.73%) ESRI
10 2 (0.73%) PayPal
11 1 (0.36%) Commvault