Period
to 15 July 2020

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 15 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Legal
England > Midlands
6 months to
15 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 135 217 152
Rank change year-on-year +82 -65 +59
Permanent jobs citing Legal 104 137 325
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 1.81% 1.13% 2.21%
As % of the General category 5.26% 3.07% 5.38%
Number of salaries quoted 79 89 212
Median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +17.65% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,850 £27,500
90th Percentile £63,000 £73,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £51,759 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -5.89% +4.76% +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 1,979 4,466 6,037
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 34.37% 36.91% 41.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1,500 3,177 4,610
Median annual salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.95% +3.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £29,000 £25,725 £25,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £70,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%

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 15 July 2020.

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 15 July 2020. 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 +65 77 £46,250 -7.50% 28
East Midlands +88 41 £45,000 -16.28% 17
Legal
England

For the 6 months to 15 July 2020, 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 41 (39.42%) Information Security
2 26 (25.00%) Degree
3 24 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 22 (21.15%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (20.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 21 (20.19%) SC Cleared
5 21 (20.19%) Security Cleared
6 20 (19.23%) .NET
7 19 (18.27%) C#
8 18 (17.31%) Law
9 17 (16.35%) Cybersecurity
10 16 (15.38%) Data Science
10 16 (15.38%) Back Office
10 16 (15.38%) Finance
10 16 (15.38%) SQL
10 16 (15.38%) Information Management
11 14 (13.46%) DV Cleared
11 14 (13.46%) SharePoint
11 14 (13.46%) Management Information System
11 14 (13.46%) Police
12 13 (12.50%) SQL Server
12 13 (12.50%) PowerShell
12 13 (12.50%) .NET Framework
13 12 (11.54%) Risk Management
13 12 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
14 11 (10.58%) ASP.NET
14 11 (10.58%) Windows
15 10 (9.62%) CISSP
15 10 (9.62%) Service Management
15 10 (9.62%) CISA

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 14 (13.46%) SharePoint
2 9 (8.65%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (1.92%) IIS
4 1 (0.96%) CMS
4 1 (0.96%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.96%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.96%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (4.81%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.88%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (1.92%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (1.92%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.96%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (0.96%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.96%) Adobe Premiere
4 1 (0.96%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 1 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.96%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.96%) Veritas eDiscovery
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.69%) Azure
1 8 (7.69%) Office 365
2 3 (2.88%) AWS
2 3 (2.88%) PaaS
3 2 (1.92%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.96%) Azure Functions
4 1 (0.96%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (0.96%) Power Platform
4 1 (0.96%) PowerApps
4 1 (0.96%) SaaS
4 1 (0.96%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.73%) Firewall
2 4 (3.85%) Network Security
2 4 (3.85%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.88%) Broadband
3 3 (2.88%) DNS
3 3 (2.88%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (2.88%) tcpdump
3 3 (2.88%) Wireshark
4 2 (1.92%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (1.92%) DHCP
4 2 (1.92%) NAS
4 2 (1.92%) SAN
4 2 (1.92%) SMTP
4 2 (1.92%) SNMP
4 2 (1.92%) VPN
5 1 (0.96%) Internet
5 1 (0.96%) LAN
5 1 (0.96%) MPLS
5 1 (0.96%) PSTN
5 1 (0.96%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (5.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.92%) Text Mining
4 1 (0.96%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (0.96%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (0.96%) Cosmos DB
4 1 (0.96%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.96%) EDRMS
4 1 (0.96%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.96%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.96%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 6 (5.77%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
2 2 (1.92%) WinDbg
3 1 (0.96%) ERwin
3 1 (0.96%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.96%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (17.31%) Law
2 16 (15.38%) Back Office
2 16 (15.38%) Finance
3 14 (13.46%) Police
4 5 (4.81%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.85%) Marketing
6 3 (2.88%) Advertising
6 3 (2.88%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.88%) Retail
7 2 (1.92%) Banking
7 2 (1.92%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.96%) Billing
8 1 (0.96%) Public Sector
8 1 (0.96%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (18.27%) Developer
2 13 (12.50%) Analyst
3 9 (8.65%) .NET Developer
4 8 (7.69%) Data Manager
5 6 (5.77%) Consultant
5 6 (5.77%) SharePoint Developer
6 5 (4.81%) Junior
7 4 (3.85%) Commercial Officer
7 4 (3.85%) Digital Analyst
7 4 (3.85%) Forensic Analyst
7 4 (3.85%) Information Assurance Consultant
7 4 (3.85%) Information Security Consultant
7 4 (3.85%) Information Security Risk Consultant
7 4 (3.85%) IT Manager
7 4 (3.85%) Risk Consultant
7 4 (3.85%) Security Consultant
7 4 (3.85%) Security Officer
7 4 (3.85%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (2.88%) Incident Responder
8 3 (2.88%) Information Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (19.23%) .NET
2 13 (12.50%) .NET Framework
3 11 (10.58%) ASP.NET
4 8 (7.69%) CSS
4 8 (7.69%) HTML
5 6 (5.77%) Classic ASP
5 6 (5.77%) Web Services
6 5 (4.81%) .NET Core
7 4 (3.85%) Entity Framework
7 4 (3.85%) jQuery
7 4 (3.85%) RESTful
8 3 (2.88%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (2.88%) HTML5
8 3 (2.88%) Node.js
8 3 (2.88%) WCF
9 2 (1.92%) COM
9 2 (1.92%) Pandas
9 2 (1.92%) scikit-learn
10 1 (0.96%) LDAP
10 1 (0.96%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.46%) Management Information System
2 8 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.77%) User Experience
4 4 (3.85%) CCTV
4 4 (3.85%) Driving Licence
5 3 (2.88%) Cyberthreat
5 3 (2.88%) Data Structures
5 3 (2.88%) Handset
5 3 (2.88%) Security Operations Centre
6 2 (1.92%) CMDB
6 2 (1.92%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.92%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.92%) SWIFT
7 1 (0.96%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.96%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.96%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.96%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.96%) Social Media
7 1 (0.96%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.96%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 11 (10.58%) Windows
2 5 (4.81%) Linux
3 3 (2.88%) Windows Server
3 3 (2.88%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.92%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.96%) Unix
5 1 (0.96%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.96%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.96%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (39.42%) Information Security
2 22 (21.15%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (16.35%) Cybersecurity
4 16 (15.38%) Data Science
4 16 (15.38%) Information Management
5 12 (11.54%) Risk Management
5 12 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (9.62%) Continuous Improvement
6 10 (9.62%) Data Protection
6 10 (9.62%) Machine Learning
6 10 (9.62%) Penetration Testing
6 10 (9.62%) Service Management
7 9 (8.65%) Change Management
8 8 (7.69%) Analytics
8 8 (7.69%) Computer Science
8 8 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
8 8 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 7 (6.73%) Line Management
9 7 (6.73%) Mentoring
9 7 (6.73%) Remediation Plan
Programming Languages
1 19 (18.27%) C#
2 16 (15.38%) SQL
3 13 (12.50%) PowerShell
4 8 (7.69%) JavaScript
5 6 (5.77%) Python
6 4 (3.85%) VB.NET
7 3 (2.88%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.92%) Java
8 2 (1.92%) R
8 2 (1.92%) VBScript
9 1 (0.96%) C
Qualifications
1 26 (25.00%) Degree
2 21 (20.19%) SC Cleared
2 21 (20.19%) Security Cleared
3 14 (13.46%) DV Cleared
4 10 (9.62%) CISA
4 10 (9.62%) CISM
4 10 (9.62%) CISSP
5 7 (6.73%) CRISC
6 4 (3.85%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 4 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (3.85%) CompTIA Security+
6 4 (3.85%) HNC
6 4 (3.85%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
6 4 (3.85%) SANS
7 3 (2.88%) BC Cleared
7 3 (2.88%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (2.88%) DBS Check
7 3 (2.88%) GCIA
7 3 (2.88%) GREM
7 3 (2.88%) IRCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (20.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (8.65%) NIST
3 8 (7.69%) PCI DSS
4 7 (6.73%) GDPR
5 6 (5.77%) SLA
6 4 (3.85%) COBIT
6 4 (3.85%) Cyber Essentials
7 3 (2.88%) COSO
7 3 (2.88%) Data Quality
7 3 (2.88%) ISAE 3402
7 3 (2.88%) NIST 800
7 3 (2.88%) SSAE 16
8 2 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 17025
9 1 (0.96%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 1 (0.96%) GMP
9 1 (0.96%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.96%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.96%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (2.88%) CSIRT
1 3 (2.88%) Network Intrusion Detection System
1 3 (2.88%) RSA Archer
2 1 (0.96%) EnCase
2 1 (0.96%) FTK
Vendors
1 24 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.73%) SAP
3 5 (4.81%) Oracle
4 3 (2.88%) Adobe
4 3 (2.88%) Cisco
4 3 (2.88%) Sony
5 2 (1.92%) Citrix
5 2 (1.92%) Dell
5 2 (1.92%) HP
5 2 (1.92%) Intel
6 1 (0.96%) Avaya
6 1 (0.96%) Google
6 1 (0.96%) Huawei
6 1 (0.96%) Jaspersoft
6 1 (0.96%) Mitel
6 1 (0.96%) Nuix
6 1 (0.96%) Reuters
6 1 (0.96%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.96%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.96%) Veeam