Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Legal
England > Midlands
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 179 205 186
Rank change year-on-year +26 -19 +35
Permanent jobs citing Legal 228 210 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 1.70% 1.40% 1.53%
As % of the General category 4.55% 3.77% 3.98%
Number of salaries quoted 135 149 189
Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £26,750 £27,550 £27,350
90th Percentile £56,700 £65,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 5,013 5,575 7,103
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 37.48% 37.23% 38.50%
Number of salaries quoted 3,788 4,416 5,319
Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% -
10th Percentile £25,175 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +1.94% +3.00%

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 18 October 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 18 October 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 +43 178 £40,000 -11.11% 73
East Midlands -15 49 £45,000 +5.88% 45
Legal
England

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 87 (38.16%) Finance
2 66 (28.95%) Analytical Skills
3 62 (27.19%) Microsoft
4 59 (25.88%) Games
5 56 (24.56%) Business Intelligence
6 47 (20.61%) Oracle
7 44 (19.30%) ITIL
8 39 (17.11%) Degree
9 37 (16.23%) .NET
9 37 (16.23%) C#
10 36 (15.79%) SQL
10 36 (15.79%) SharePoint
11 32 (14.04%) Windows
12 31 (13.60%) Analytics
13 30 (13.16%) Law
14 29 (12.72%) Agile Software Development
14 29 (12.72%) Process Improvement
15 27 (11.84%) Management Information System
15 27 (11.84%) JavaScript
16 25 (10.96%) Change Management
17 24 (10.53%) Project Management
17 24 (10.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
18 23 (10.09%) SQL Server
18 23 (10.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 23 (10.09%) .NET Framework
18 23 (10.09%) Data Protection
18 23 (10.09%) Problem-Solving
19 21 (9.21%) Self-Motivation
19 21 (9.21%) Microsoft Azure
19 21 (9.21%) Relational Database

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 36 (15.79%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.63%) CMS
2 6 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (2.63%) IIS
2 6 (2.63%) MS Exchange
2 6 (2.63%) SAS
3 4 (1.75%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (1.32%) SharePoint Server
4 3 (1.32%) Skype for Business
5 2 (0.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (0.88%) Confluence
5 2 (0.88%) K2 blackpearl
6 1 (0.44%) Apache
6 1 (0.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 13 (5.70%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (3.51%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (2.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (1.75%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.88%) InVision
6 1 (0.44%) Simulink
6 1 (0.44%) UserZoom
Business Applications
1 7 (3.07%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (2.19%) HFM
3 3 (1.32%) SAP HR
4 2 (0.88%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.44%) Maximo
5 1 (0.44%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 21 (9.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (7.89%) Office 365
3 6 (2.63%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.88%) FinancialForce
4 2 (0.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.39%) Internet
2 9 (3.95%) WebEx
3 6 (2.63%) Firewall
3 6 (2.63%) SAN
3 6 (2.63%) SSL
4 5 (2.19%) VoIP
4 5 (2.19%) VPN
5 4 (1.75%) Network Security
6 1 (0.44%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.44%) DNS
6 1 (0.44%) Intranet
6 1 (0.44%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (10.09%) SQL Server
1 23 (10.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 21 (9.21%) Relational Database
3 16 (7.02%) Essbase
4 13 (5.70%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (3.95%) Oracle BI EE
5 9 (3.95%) Oracle Reports
5 9 (3.95%) RDBMS
6 8 (3.51%) Power BI
7 7 (3.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (2.63%) BusinessObjects
8 6 (2.63%) MS Access
8 6 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (2.19%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (0.88%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.44%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.44%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.44%) Spotfire
11 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (3.07%) Visual Studio
2 6 (2.63%) JIRA
2 6 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.32%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.32%) Subversion
4 2 (0.88%) Axure RP
5 1 (0.44%) VersionOne
5 1 (0.44%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 87 (38.16%) Finance
2 59 (25.88%) Games
3 30 (13.16%) Law
4 17 (7.46%) Retail
5 8 (3.51%) Marketing
6 7 (3.07%) Banking
6 7 (3.07%) Manufacturing
7 6 (2.63%) Automotive
7 6 (2.63%) Billing
8 5 (2.19%) Telecoms
9 4 (1.75%) Publishing
10 2 (0.88%) Brand Awareness
Job Titles
1 53 (23.25%) Analyst
2 38 (16.67%) Developer
3 18 (7.89%) Software Analyst
4 16 (7.02%) Administrator
5 13 (5.70%) Business Analyst
5 13 (5.70%) Project Manager
5 13 (5.70%) Software Engineer
6 12 (5.26%) Applications Engineer
7 11 (4.82%) Software Developer
7 11 (4.82%) Support Manager
8 10 (4.39%) Support Specialist
9 9 (3.95%) Consultant
10 8 (3.51%) Customer Support Specialist
10 8 (3.51%) IT Analyst
10 8 (3.51%) IT Manager
11 7 (3.07%) Analyst Developer
11 7 (3.07%) Dynamics AX Developer
11 7 (3.07%) Security Manager
12 6 (2.63%) IT Security Analyst
12 6 (2.63%) IT Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (16.23%) .NET
2 23 (10.09%) .NET Framework
3 16 (7.02%) CSS
3 16 (7.02%) Web Services
4 14 (6.14%) HTML
5 12 (5.26%) Hibernate
5 12 (5.26%) JSON
6 11 (4.82%) ASP.NET
7 10 (4.39%) jQuery
8 9 (3.95%) Entity Framework
8 9 (3.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 7 (3.07%) LINQ
10 6 (2.63%) REST
10 6 (2.63%) SOAP
10 6 (2.63%) WCF
11 4 (1.75%) ASP.NET Web API
11 4 (1.75%) XML
12 3 (1.32%) AngularJS
12 3 (1.32%) Kendo UI
13 2 (0.88%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 66 (28.95%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (11.84%) Management Information System
3 21 (9.21%) Self-Motivation
4 19 (8.33%) Computer Science
5 15 (6.58%) User Experience
6 14 (6.14%) Data Centre
7 13 (5.70%) Mobile App
8 9 (3.95%) e-Learning
9 6 (2.63%) Data Structures
9 6 (2.63%) Driving Licence
9 6 (2.63%) Freedom of Information
10 5 (2.19%) Client/Server
10 5 (2.19%) Cyberthreat
11 4 (1.75%) Cyberattack
11 4 (1.75%) Digital Media
11 4 (1.75%) Greenfield Project
11 4 (1.75%) Social Media
12 3 (1.32%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 3 (1.32%) Online Games
12 3 (1.32%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 32 (14.04%) Windows
2 12 (5.26%) Mac OS X
3 8 (3.51%) Windows Server
4 5 (2.19%) Android
4 5 (2.19%) Apple iOS
4 5 (2.19%) Unix
4 5 (2.19%) Windows 7
5 3 (1.32%) Windows 10
5 3 (1.32%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.44%) CentOS
6 1 (0.44%) Linux
6 1 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (24.56%) Business Intelligence
2 44 (19.30%) ITIL
3 31 (13.60%) Analytics
4 29 (12.72%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (12.72%) Process Improvement
5 25 (10.96%) Change Management
6 24 (10.53%) Project Management
7 23 (10.09%) Data Protection
7 23 (10.09%) Problem-Solving
8 21 (9.21%) Information Security
8 21 (9.21%) SDLC
9 18 (7.89%) Integration Testing
9 18 (7.89%) MVC
10 17 (7.46%) Performance Management
11 16 (7.02%) ERP
11 16 (7.02%) Workflow
12 15 (6.58%) Data Management
12 15 (6.58%) Release Management
12 15 (6.58%) TDD
12 15 (6.58%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 37 (16.23%) C#
2 36 (15.79%) SQL
3 27 (11.84%) JavaScript
4 12 (5.26%) VB
5 9 (3.95%) Java
5 9 (3.95%) VB.NET
6 7 (3.07%) X++
7 6 (2.63%) PowerShell
8 4 (1.75%) VB6
9 3 (1.32%) C
9 3 (1.32%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.44%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.44%) Python
10 1 (0.44%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.44%) VBA
Qualifications
1 39 (17.11%) Degree
2 15 (6.58%) Computer Science Degree
3 14 (6.14%) ISEB
4 12 (5.26%) Master's Degree
5 9 (3.95%) SC Cleared
5 9 (3.95%) Security Cleared
6 7 (3.07%) CISSP
6 7 (3.07%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (2.63%) MCITP
7 6 (2.63%) MCSE
7 6 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (1.32%) CCNP
8 3 (1.32%) CCSA
8 3 (1.32%) CEH
8 3 (1.32%) CESG Certified Professional
8 3 (1.32%) CISM
8 3 (1.32%) CompTIA Security+
8 3 (1.32%) CREST Certified
8 3 (1.32%) GIAC
8 3 (1.32%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (10.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 15 (6.58%) GDPR
2 15 (6.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (6.14%) SLA
4 9 (3.95%) Data Quality
5 7 (3.07%) ISO 9001
6 6 (2.63%) Cyber Essentials
6 6 (2.63%) QA
7 4 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 4 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27005
7 4 (1.75%) PMO
8 2 (0.88%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 1 (0.44%) COSO
9 1 (0.44%) ISO 31000
9 1 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 1 (0.44%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (3.95%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.63%) vSphere
3 4 (1.75%) Firmware
4 2 (0.88%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.44%) iptables
5 1 (0.44%) Squid
5 1 (0.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (3.07%) SCOM
2 3 (1.32%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 3 (1.32%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 3 (1.32%) SCCM
2 3 (1.32%) SCSM
3 2 (0.88%) AirWatch
3 2 (0.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.44%) Nagios
4 1 (0.44%) Observium
4 1 (0.44%) SELinux
Vendors
1 62 (27.19%) Microsoft
2 47 (20.61%) Oracle
3 14 (6.14%) Informatica
4 12 (5.26%) Remedy
4 12 (5.26%) SAP
4 12 (5.26%) Xamarin
5 10 (4.39%) Hyperion
5 10 (4.39%) PeopleSoft
6 8 (3.51%) iManage
7 7 (3.07%) VMware
8 6 (2.63%) Cisco
8 6 (2.63%) Citrix
8 6 (2.63%) LexisNexis
8 6 (2.63%) NetApp
8 6 (2.63%) Tableau
9 5 (2.19%) Avaya
10 3 (1.32%) CA Agile Central
10 3 (1.32%) DevExpress
11 2 (0.88%) Civica
11 2 (0.88%) Teradata