Period
to 25 October 2021

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 25 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Legal
England > Midlands
6 months to
25 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 158 156 216
Rank change year-on-year -2 +60 -28
Permanent jobs citing Legal 190 54 128
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 1.78% 1.34% 1.15%
As % of the General category 3.10% 2.62% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 152 32 90
10th Percentile £23,050 £41,888 £25,620
25th Percentile £36,250 £43,903 £36,401
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £48,500 £44,741
Median % change year-on-year +3.09% +8.40% +5.27%
75th Percentile £58,750 £55,000 £62,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £63,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £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 6,120 2,061 5,786
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 57.23% 51.08% 51.87%
Number of salaries quoted 4,100 1,597 4,506
10th Percentile £28,250 £29,000 £25,500
25th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
75th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £58,000 £57,500 £54,000
% change year-on-year +0.87% +6.48% +2.86%

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 25 October 2021.

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 25 October 2021. 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 -17 142 £51,500 +6.19% 96
East Midlands -49 48 £42,500 -4.22% 46
Legal
England

For the 6 months to 25 October 2021, 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 48 (25.26%) Finance
2 46 (24.21%) Social Skills
3 39 (20.53%) Law
4 33 (17.37%) Microsoft
4 33 (17.37%) Information Security
5 31 (16.32%) Analytical Skills
6 30 (15.79%) Degree
7 29 (15.26%) Agile Software Development
8 26 (13.68%) Project Management
9 23 (12.11%) Problem-Solving
10 22 (11.58%) Stakeholder Management
10 22 (11.58%) Management Information System
10 22 (11.58%) JavaScript
11 21 (11.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 21 (11.05%) Continuous Improvement
12 19 (10.00%) SQL
13 18 (9.47%) Line Management
14 17 (8.95%) Change Management
15 16 (8.42%) Performance Management
15 16 (8.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 16 (8.42%) Business Continuity
15 16 (8.42%) Coaching
16 15 (7.89%) SQL Server
16 15 (7.89%) ITIL
17 14 (7.37%) SLA
17 14 (7.37%) Risk Management
17 14 (7.37%) Self-Motivation
18 13 (6.84%) Influencing Skills
18 13 (6.84%) Mentoring
18 13 (6.84%) Analytics

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 (3.68%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.58%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.53%) CMS
3 1 (0.53%) Confluence
3 1 (0.53%) Drupal
Applications
1 7 (3.68%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (3.16%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (1.58%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.53%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (2.63%) Visualfiles
2 2 (1.05%) Maximo
3 1 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.26%) Azure
2 8 (4.21%) Power Platform
3 5 (2.63%) Microsoft 365
4 3 (1.58%) Azure Data Factory
5 2 (1.05%) AWS
5 2 (1.05%) Azure Functions
5 2 (1.05%) PowerApps
5 2 (1.05%) Serverless
6 1 (0.53%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.53%) Lucidchart
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.26%) WAN
2 9 (4.74%) LAN
3 7 (3.68%) Network Security
3 7 (3.68%) TCP/IP
4 6 (3.16%) VoIP
4 6 (3.16%) Wi-Fi
5 5 (2.63%) DHCP
5 5 (2.63%) DNS
5 5 (2.63%) SD-WAN
6 4 (2.11%) BGP
6 4 (2.11%) Firewall
6 4 (2.11%) Intranet
6 4 (2.11%) OSPF
7 3 (1.58%) CTI
7 3 (1.58%) DMZ
7 3 (1.58%) HSRP
7 3 (1.58%) Spanning Tree
8 2 (1.05%) PBX
9 1 (0.53%) SAN
9 1 (0.53%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (8.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 15 (7.89%) SQL Server
3 9 (4.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (3.16%) Power BI
5 5 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (2.11%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (2.11%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.58%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.05%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (1.05%) Data Lake
8 2 (1.05%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (1.05%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (1.05%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.05%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.53%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.53%) MySQL
9 1 (0.53%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (1.05%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
2 1 (0.53%) JIRA
General
1 48 (25.26%) Finance
2 46 (24.21%) Social Skills
3 39 (20.53%) Law
4 31 (16.32%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (6.84%) Influencing Skills
6 11 (5.79%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 8 (4.21%) Marketing
8 7 (3.68%) Retail
8 7 (3.68%) Telecoms
9 5 (2.63%) Local Government
9 5 (2.63%) Presentation Skills
10 4 (2.11%) Manufacturing
10 4 (2.11%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (1.58%) Organisational Skills
11 3 (1.58%) Public Sector
12 2 (1.05%) Banking
Job Titles
1 45 (23.68%) Analyst
2 28 (14.74%) Developer
3 19 (10.00%) IT Manager
4 15 (7.89%) Security Manager
5 14 (7.37%) Business Analyst
6 13 (6.84%) Project Manager
7 12 (6.32%) React Developer
8 11 (5.79%) Information Manager
8 11 (5.79%) Information Security Manager
9 8 (4.21%) Change Manager
9 8 (4.21%) Graduate
9 8 (4.21%) HR Manager
9 8 (4.21%) Operations Manager
10 7 (3.68%) Category Manager
10 7 (3.68%) IT Procurement Manager
10 7 (3.68%) Legal Analyst
10 7 (3.68%) Procurement Manager
11 5 (2.63%) Business Manager
11 5 (2.63%) Marketing Manager
11 5 (2.63%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (6.84%) HTML
2 12 (6.32%) React
3 11 (5.79%) .NET
4 9 (4.74%) CSS
5 6 (3.16%) XML
6 5 (2.63%) ASP.NET
6 5 (2.63%) HTML5
6 5 (2.63%) jQuery
7 4 (2.11%) ISPF
7 4 (2.11%) Node.js
8 3 (1.58%) .NET Core
8 3 (1.58%) .NET Framework
8 3 (1.58%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (1.58%) SOAP
8 3 (1.58%) Vue.js
9 2 (1.05%) Ajax
9 2 (1.05%) MDX
9 2 (1.05%) Web Services
9 2 (1.05%) XHTML
9 2 (1.05%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 22 (11.58%) Management Information System
2 14 (7.37%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (2.63%) Data Centre
3 5 (2.63%) Driving Licence
3 5 (2.63%) PMI
4 3 (1.58%) Biotechnology
4 3 (1.58%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (1.58%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 3 (1.58%) e-Learning
4 3 (1.58%) Life Science
4 3 (1.58%) Smartphone
5 2 (1.05%) User Experience
6 1 (0.53%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.53%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.53%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.53%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.53%) PKI
6 1 (0.53%) Podcast
6 1 (0.53%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.53%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (2.63%) Windows
2 3 (1.58%) Windows 10
2 3 (1.58%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.05%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.53%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (17.37%) Information Security
2 29 (15.26%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (13.68%) Project Management
4 23 (12.11%) Problem-Solving
5 22 (11.58%) Stakeholder Management
6 21 (11.05%) Continuous Improvement
7 18 (9.47%) Line Management
8 17 (8.95%) Change Management
9 16 (8.42%) Business Continuity
9 16 (8.42%) Coaching
9 16 (8.42%) Performance Management
10 15 (7.89%) ITIL
11 14 (7.37%) Risk Management
12 13 (6.84%) Analytics
12 13 (6.84%) Mentoring
13 12 (6.32%) Service Delivery
14 11 (5.79%) Business Analysis
14 11 (5.79%) Cybersecurity
14 11 (5.79%) Process Improvement
14 11 (5.79%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (11.58%) JavaScript
2 19 (10.00%) SQL
3 10 (5.26%) C#
4 7 (3.68%) PowerShell
5 6 (3.16%) VB
6 4 (2.11%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 4 (2.11%) TypeScript
7 2 (1.05%) Python
7 2 (1.05%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.05%) XPath
8 1 (0.53%) C
8 1 (0.53%) Java
8 1 (0.53%) PHP
8 1 (0.53%) VBA
Qualifications
1 30 (15.79%) Degree
2 12 (6.32%) CISSP
3 11 (5.79%) CISM
4 6 (3.16%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (2.63%) CCNP
5 5 (2.63%) CISA
5 5 (2.63%) DBS Check
5 5 (2.63%) PMI Certification
6 4 (2.11%) CCNA
6 4 (2.11%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
7 2 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.05%) MCP
7 2 (1.05%) MOS
8 1 (0.53%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 1 (0.53%) CCSP
8 1 (0.53%) CRISC
8 1 (0.53%) ISSAP
8 1 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.53%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (11.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (7.37%) SLA
3 11 (5.79%) GRC
4 10 (5.26%) Cyber Essentials
4 10 (5.26%) QA
5 8 (4.21%) GDPR
5 8 (4.21%) NIST
6 7 (3.68%) PMO
7 6 (3.16%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 6 (3.16%) PCI DSS
8 4 (2.11%) COSHH
8 4 (2.11%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 4 (2.11%) NEBOSH
8 4 (2.11%) PMBOK
9 3 (1.58%) COBIT
10 2 (1.05%) Data Quality
11 1 (0.53%) IFRS
11 1 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 4 (2.11%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.53%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.05%) SCCM
1 2 (1.05%) SCOM
2 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (0.53%) Stealthwatch
Vendors
1 33 (17.37%) Microsoft
2 12 (6.32%) SAP
3 5 (2.63%) Nintex
4 4 (2.11%) Cisco
4 4 (2.11%) Citrix
4 4 (2.11%) HubSpot
4 4 (2.11%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (1.58%) Aruba
5 3 (1.58%) CheckPoint
5 3 (1.58%) Meraki
5 3 (1.58%) Palo Alto
5 3 (1.58%) Qualys
5 3 (1.58%) Rapid7
6 2 (1.05%) Panasonic
6 2 (1.05%) VMware
7 1 (0.53%) iManage
7 1 (0.53%) Oracle
7 1 (0.53%) Remedy
7 1 (0.53%) ServiceNow