Period
to 13 October 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North of England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Legal over the 6 months to 13 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Legal
England > North of England
6 months to
13 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 181 181 189
Rank change year-on-year 0 +8 -38
Permanent jobs citing Legal 335 384 404
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 1.83% 1.80% 1.71%
As % of the General category 5.42% 4.61% 4.39%
Number of salaries quoted 276 317 312
North of England median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +8.43% +3.75%
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,900 £25,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £67,000
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 North of England with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
North of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 6,180 8,329 9,207
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 33.81% 39.07% 39.08%
Number of salaries quoted 4,563 6,336 6,974
North of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £54,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +1.85% +2.86% +5.00%

Legal
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Legal in the North of England

Legal
Salary Trend in the North of England

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

Salary trend for Legal in the North of England

Legal
Salary Histogram in the North of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Legal in the North of England over the 6 months to 13 October 2019.

Salary histogram for Legal in the North of England

Legal
Job Locations in the North of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Legal within the North of England region over the 6 months to 13 October 2019. 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
North West +7 218 £42,500 -5.56% 115
Yorkshire +1 110 £38,750 -3.13% 82
North East +7 11 £60,000 +50.00% 36
Legal
England

For the 6 months to 13 October 2019, 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 North of England region with a requirement for Legal.

1 98 (29.25%) Finance
2 84 (25.07%) Microsoft
3 80 (23.88%) Windows
4 65 (19.40%) Active Directory
4 65 (19.40%) Agile Software Development
5 62 (18.51%) SQL Server
5 62 (18.51%) ITIL
6 60 (17.91%) SQL
7 56 (16.72%) Law
8 49 (14.63%) C#
8 49 (14.63%) .NET
9 48 (14.33%) Microsoft Office
9 48 (14.33%) Case Management
10 47 (14.03%) JavaScript
10 47 (14.03%) Information Security
11 46 (13.73%) Business Intelligence
12 45 (13.43%) Problem-Solving
13 42 (12.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 38 (11.34%) Management Information System
15 37 (11.04%) Azure
16 35 (10.45%) HTML
17 31 (9.25%) CSS
18 29 (8.66%) Office 365
18 29 (8.66%) Analytical Skills
19 27 (8.06%) Degree
20 26 (7.76%) Document Management
20 26 (7.76%) Project Management
20 26 (7.76%) MVC
20 26 (7.76%) Cybersecurity
21 25 (7.46%) Windows 10

Legal
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North of England 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 17 (5.07%) MS Exchange
2 12 (3.58%) SharePoint
3 7 (2.09%) IIS
3 7 (2.09%) WordPress
4 5 (1.49%) CMS
5 4 (1.19%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (0.90%) Confluence
6 3 (0.90%) OpenEdge
7 2 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (0.60%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.30%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.30%) NServiceBus
8 1 (0.30%) SAS
Applications
1 48 (14.33%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (4.48%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (2.69%) MS Visio
4 6 (1.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.30%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.30%) Chatbot
5 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (3.28%) Visualfiles
2 6 (1.79%) Elite 3E
3 3 (0.90%) SessionCam
4 2 (0.60%) Magento
5 1 (0.30%) SAP EWM
5 1 (0.30%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 37 (11.04%) Azure
2 29 (8.66%) Office 365
3 18 (5.37%) SaaS
4 17 (5.07%) Power Platform
5 9 (2.69%) IaaS
5 9 (2.69%) PaaS
6 6 (1.79%) Azure Active Directory
7 4 (1.19%) AWS
8 3 (0.90%) GCP
8 3 (0.90%) Google Analytics
9 2 (0.60%) Serverless
10 1 (0.30%) Azure Functions
Communications & Networking
1 24 (7.16%) Firewall
2 14 (4.18%) DNS
3 13 (3.88%) DHCP
4 11 (3.28%) VPN
5 10 (2.99%) SAN
5 10 (2.99%) TCP/IP
5 10 (2.99%) VoIP
6 7 (2.09%) Intrusion Detection
7 6 (1.79%) WAN
8 5 (1.49%) Intranet
8 5 (1.49%) LAN
8 5 (1.49%) Network Security
9 3 (0.90%) Kerberos
9 3 (0.90%) VLAN
10 2 (0.60%) Broadband
10 2 (0.60%) MPLS
10 2 (0.60%) NAS
10 2 (0.60%) SMTP
10 2 (0.60%) SNMP
10 2 (0.60%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (18.51%) SQL Server
2 19 (5.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 17 (5.07%) Power BI
4 14 (4.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (2.69%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (2.39%) Big Data
6 8 (2.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (2.09%) MySQL
8 5 (1.49%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 5 (1.49%) MongoDB
8 5 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (0.90%) Azure SQL Database
9 3 (0.90%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (0.90%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (0.90%) Relational Database
9 3 (0.90%) SQL Server 2016
10 2 (0.60%) QlikView
10 2 (0.60%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.30%) Data Mart
11 1 (0.30%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (2.99%) Grunt
1 10 (2.99%) gulp
2 9 (2.69%) JIRA
2 9 (2.69%) Visual Studio
3 8 (2.39%) Git (software)
4 5 (1.49%) Jasmine
4 5 (1.49%) Octopus Deploy
4 5 (1.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 4 (1.19%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (1.19%) webpack
6 3 (0.90%) MSI
6 3 (0.90%) Visual Studio Team System
6 3 (0.90%) Visual Website Optimizer
6 3 (0.90%) WiX
7 2 (0.60%) Cucumber
7 2 (0.60%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.60%) Protractor
7 2 (0.60%) WinDbg
8 1 (0.30%) Balsamiq
8 1 (0.30%) MSTest
General
1 98 (29.25%) Finance
2 56 (16.72%) Law
3 24 (7.16%) Marketing
4 15 (4.48%) Retail
5 11 (3.28%) Banking
6 6 (1.79%) Back Office
6 6 (1.79%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.49%) Aerospace
8 4 (1.19%) Games
8 4 (1.19%) Public Sector
9 3 (0.90%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.30%) Billing
10 1 (0.30%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.30%) Local Government
10 1 (0.30%) Publishing
10 1 (0.30%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 83 (24.78%) Analyst
2 82 (24.48%) Developer
3 21 (6.27%) Project Manager
4 20 (5.97%) Support Analyst
5 18 (5.37%) C# Developer
5 18 (5.37%) Support Engineer
6 17 (5.07%) Service Analyst
7 15 (4.48%) .NET Developer
7 15 (4.48%) Service Desk Analyst
8 13 (3.88%) IT Manager
8 13 (3.88%) Security Analyst
9 12 (3.58%) Applications Support
10 11 (3.28%) React Developer
10 11 (3.28%) Senior Developer
10 11 (3.28%) Software Developer
11 10 (2.99%) 2nd Line Support
11 10 (2.99%) Angular Developer
11 10 (2.99%) Business Manager
11 10 (2.99%) Junior
11 10 (2.99%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (14.63%) .NET
2 35 (10.45%) HTML
3 31 (9.25%) CSS
4 23 (6.87%) AngularJS
4 23 (6.87%) React
5 16 (4.78%) jQuery
5 16 (4.78%) Web Services
6 13 (3.88%) ASP.NET
6 13 (3.88%) ASP.NET MVC
7 12 (3.58%) Node.js
8 11 (3.28%) ASP.NET Web API
8 11 (3.28%) HTML5
8 11 (3.28%) XML
9 9 (2.69%) JSON
9 9 (2.69%) Vue.js
10 8 (2.39%) .NET Core
10 8 (2.39%) .NET Framework
10 8 (2.39%) CSS3
10 8 (2.39%) REST
10 8 (2.39%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 38 (11.34%) Management Information System
2 29 (8.66%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (3.58%) Enterprise Software
3 12 (3.58%) User Experience
4 8 (2.39%) Cyberattack
4 8 (2.39%) Greenfield Project
4 8 (2.39%) Self-Motivation
5 7 (2.09%) Blackberry
6 5 (1.49%) Data Centre
6 5 (1.49%) Data Structures
6 5 (1.49%) iPhone
6 5 (1.49%) Mainframe
7 4 (1.19%) Data Protection Act
8 3 (0.90%) Cyberthreat
8 3 (0.90%) Driving Licence
8 3 (0.90%) Social Media
9 2 (0.60%) Analytical Mindset
9 2 (0.60%) Handset
9 2 (0.60%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.60%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 80 (23.88%) Windows
2 25 (7.46%) Windows 10
3 23 (6.87%) Windows Server
4 20 (5.97%) Linux
5 16 (4.78%) Windows 7
6 8 (2.39%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (2.09%) Unix
8 4 (1.19%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (0.90%) Android
9 3 (0.90%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.90%) CentOS
9 3 (0.90%) Ubuntu
9 3 (0.90%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.30%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.30%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (19.40%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (18.51%) ITIL
3 48 (14.33%) Case Management
4 47 (14.03%) Information Security
5 46 (13.73%) Business Intelligence
6 45 (13.43%) Problem-Solving
7 26 (7.76%) Cybersecurity
7 26 (7.76%) Document Management
7 26 (7.76%) MVC
7 26 (7.76%) Project Management
8 24 (7.16%) Time Management
9 23 (6.87%) Stakeholder Management
10 22 (6.57%) Workflow
11 21 (6.27%) Continuous Improvement
12 20 (5.97%) Decision-Making
13 19 (5.67%) Test Automation
14 18 (5.37%) Collaborative Working
14 18 (5.37%) Mentoring
14 18 (5.37%) Practice Management
15 17 (5.07%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 60 (17.91%) SQL
2 49 (14.63%) C#
3 47 (14.03%) JavaScript
4 15 (4.48%) T-SQL
5 13 (3.88%) PowerShell
6 11 (3.28%) C
7 9 (2.69%) VBA
8 8 (2.39%) PHP
9 7 (2.09%) PL/SQL
10 5 (1.49%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 5 (1.49%) Java
10 5 (1.49%) Python
11 3 (0.90%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.60%) Ruby
12 2 (0.60%) VB
12 2 (0.60%) VBScript
13 1 (0.30%) C++
13 1 (0.30%) XAML
13 1 (0.30%) XPath
Qualifications
1 27 (8.06%) Degree
2 24 (7.16%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (4.18%) CISSP
4 12 (3.58%) CISA
4 12 (3.58%) MCSA
5 11 (3.28%) MCSE
6 10 (2.99%) DBS Check
7 9 (2.69%) ISTQB
8 8 (2.39%) MCTS
9 7 (2.09%) CISM
9 7 (2.09%) ITIL Certification
9 7 (2.09%) SANS
9 7 (2.09%) SSCP
10 6 (1.79%) CEH
10 6 (1.79%) Computer Science Degree
10 6 (1.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 5 (1.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 4 (1.19%) Cisco Certification
13 3 (0.90%) CCSP
13 3 (0.90%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (12.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 24 (7.16%) QA
3 13 (3.88%) SLA
4 12 (3.58%) GDPR
5 10 (2.99%) NIST
6 9 (2.69%) Cyber Essentials
6 9 (2.69%) PCI DSS
6 9 (2.69%) PMO
7 6 (1.79%) COBIT
8 4 (1.19%) COSO
9 2 (0.60%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 2 (0.60%) ISO 22301
9 2 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 2 (0.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.30%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.30%) IFRS
10 1 (0.30%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 65 (19.40%) Active Directory
2 12 (3.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.09%) Docker
3 7 (2.09%) Hyper-V
4 6 (1.79%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (0.90%) Citrix Hypervisor
6 2 (0.60%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.30%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (2.69%) SCCM
2 8 (2.39%) Cisco CUCM
3 7 (2.09%) Kubernetes
3 7 (2.09%) SCOM
4 3 (0.90%) WSUS
5 2 (0.60%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.30%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 84 (25.07%) Microsoft
2 22 (6.57%) Cisco
3 21 (6.27%) Citrix
4 18 (5.37%) VMware
5 16 (4.78%) iManage
6 13 (3.88%) Intapp
7 8 (2.39%) SAP
8 6 (1.79%) SnapLogic
9 5 (1.49%) NetApp
9 5 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (1.49%) ServiceNow
9 5 (1.49%) Sony
10 4 (1.19%) Cypress Semiconductor
10 4 (1.19%) Zscaler
11 3 (0.90%) Crazy Egg
11 3 (0.90%) CyberArk
11 3 (0.90%) DocuSign
11 3 (0.90%) Hotjar
11 3 (0.90%) LexisNexis
11 3 (0.90%) Optimizely