Period
to 6 June 2020

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 6 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Legal
England > North of England
6 months to
6 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 137 202 171
Rank change year-on-year +65 -31 +12
Permanent jobs citing Legal 246 330 436
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North of England 2.14% 1.74% 1.84%
As % of the General category 6.32% 4.98% 4.50%
Number of salaries quoted 227 263 347
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,500 £26,650
90th Percentile £70,250 £72,250 £83,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -9.09% +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 North of England with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
North of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 3,894 6,623 9,683
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 33.93% 34.83% 40.82%
Number of salaries quoted 2,864 4,729 7,626
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £29,000 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £65,000
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 North of England

Job postings citing Legal as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Legal in the North of England over the 6 months to 6 June 2020.

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 6 June 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
North West +49 165 £50,000 +11.11% 29
Yorkshire +69 72 £40,000 - 10
North East +11 11 £37,500 -44.44% 5
Legal
England

For the 6 months to 6 June 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 North of England region with a requirement for Legal.

1 94 (38.21%) Law
2 84 (34.15%) Finance
3 69 (28.05%) Microsoft
4 56 (22.76%) Agile Software Development
5 54 (21.95%) Windows
6 43 (17.48%) Information Security
7 41 (16.67%) Azure
8 40 (16.26%) SQL
9 39 (15.85%) SQL Server
10 34 (13.82%) Case Management
11 32 (13.01%) Problem-Solving
12 31 (12.60%) Microsoft Office
13 30 (12.20%) ITIL
13 30 (12.20%) Workflow
14 26 (10.57%) SharePoint
14 26 (10.57%) Practice Management
15 25 (10.16%) Cybersecurity
15 25 (10.16%) Management Information System
16 24 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
16 24 (9.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
17 23 (9.35%) Degree
17 23 (9.35%) Microsoft Excel
17 23 (9.35%) GDPR
18 22 (8.94%) C#
18 22 (8.94%) DevOps
18 22 (8.94%) Analytics
19 21 (8.54%) .NET
19 21 (8.54%) Service Delivery
19 21 (8.54%) Risk Management
20 17 (6.91%) Active Directory

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 26 (10.57%) SharePoint
2 16 (6.50%) IIS
3 6 (2.44%) Skype for Business
4 5 (2.03%) Apache
4 5 (2.03%) NServiceBus
5 4 (1.63%) MS Exchange
5 4 (1.63%) WordPress
6 3 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (1.22%) JBoss
6 3 (1.22%) nginx
6 3 (1.22%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.22%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.81%) Apache Spark
7 2 (0.81%) CMS
7 2 (0.81%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 31 (12.60%) Microsoft Office
2 23 (9.35%) Microsoft Excel
3 14 (5.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (1.63%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (1.22%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.41%) Chatbot
6 1 (0.41%) Figma
6 1 (0.41%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 3 (1.22%) Elite 3E
2 2 (0.81%) Carpe Diem
3 1 (0.41%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 41 (16.67%) Azure
2 16 (6.50%) Office 365
3 14 (5.69%) Power Platform
4 12 (4.88%) AWS
5 10 (4.07%) Cloud Computing
6 9 (3.66%) Azure Active Directory
6 9 (3.66%) Dynamics 365
7 7 (2.85%) SaaS
8 5 (2.03%) Serverless
9 4 (1.63%) IaaS
9 4 (1.63%) OpenShift
10 3 (1.22%) PaaS
11 2 (0.81%) Mimecast
12 1 (0.41%) Amazon EKS
12 1 (0.41%) Azure Functions
12 1 (0.41%) BrowserStack
12 1 (0.41%) Power Automate
12 1 (0.41%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 17 (6.91%) Internet
2 9 (3.66%) DNS
3 8 (3.25%) DHCP
4 6 (2.44%) Firewall
4 6 (2.44%) Skype
4 6 (2.44%) SSL
5 5 (2.03%) VPN
5 5 (2.03%) Wireless
6 4 (1.63%) Intranet
7 3 (1.22%) WAN
7 3 (1.22%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (0.81%) Extranet
8 2 (0.81%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.81%) VoIP
9 1 (0.41%) BGP
9 1 (0.41%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (0.41%) IPsec
9 1 (0.41%) MPLS
9 1 (0.41%) OSPF
9 1 (0.41%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (15.85%) SQL Server
2 14 (5.69%) Power BI
3 12 (4.88%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (3.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (2.44%) Big Data
6 5 (2.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.81%) Data Mining
7 2 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.81%) Hadoop
7 2 (0.81%) MongoDB
7 2 (0.81%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.81%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (0.81%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (0.81%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (0.81%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (0.41%) Informix
8 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.41%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.41%) Qlik Sense
8 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 7 (2.85%) Visual Studio
2 5 (2.03%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (1.63%) Oracle APEX
4 3 (1.22%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (0.81%) Burp Suite
5 2 (0.81%) JIRA
6 1 (0.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.41%) Balsamiq
6 1 (0.41%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.41%) Gatling
6 1 (0.41%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.41%) GitLab
6 1 (0.41%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.41%) MSTest
6 1 (0.41%) Selenium
6 1 (0.41%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.41%) SonarQube
6 1 (0.41%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.41%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (0.41%) WebDriver
General
1 94 (38.21%) Law
2 84 (34.15%) Finance
3 15 (6.10%) Police
4 14 (5.69%) Back Office
5 12 (4.88%) Marketing
6 10 (4.07%) Financial Institution
7 8 (3.25%) Banking
8 7 (2.85%) Telecoms
9 5 (2.03%) Digital Economy
9 5 (2.03%) Public Sector
10 4 (1.63%) Publishing
10 4 (1.63%) Retail
11 3 (1.22%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.81%) Games
12 2 (0.81%) Private Banking
13 1 (0.41%) Local Government
13 1 (0.41%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 54 (21.95%) Developer
2 51 (20.73%) Analyst
3 29 (11.79%) Senior Developer
4 26 (10.57%) Case Management Developer
4 26 (10.57%) Senior Case Management Developer
5 18 (7.32%) Applications Support
6 17 (6.91%) Support Analyst
7 13 (5.28%) Applications Support Analyst
8 12 (4.88%) Data Manager
8 12 (4.88%) Information Manager
9 11 (4.47%) Governance Manager
9 11 (4.47%) Security Manager
10 10 (4.07%) Business Process Trainer
10 10 (4.07%) Trainer
11 9 (3.66%) Information Security Manager
12 8 (3.25%) Business Analyst
12 8 (3.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 8 (3.25%) IT Analyst
12 8 (3.25%) IT Manager
13 7 (2.85%) Active Directory Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (8.54%) .NET
2 8 (3.25%) REST
2 8 (3.25%) XML
3 7 (2.85%) jQuery
4 6 (2.44%) .NET Core
4 6 (2.44%) .NET Framework
5 5 (2.03%) AngularJS
5 5 (2.03%) JSON
5 5 (2.03%) SOAP
6 4 (1.63%) Web Services
7 3 (1.22%) ASP.NET
7 3 (1.22%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (1.22%) CSS
7 3 (1.22%) HTML
7 3 (1.22%) Middleware
8 2 (0.81%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (0.81%) ODBC
8 2 (0.81%) React
8 2 (0.81%) Spring
8 2 (0.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 25 (10.16%) Management Information System
2 24 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (3.25%) User Experience
4 7 (2.85%) PKI
5 5 (2.03%) Data Protection Act
5 5 (2.03%) Data Structures
6 4 (1.63%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (1.63%) Virtual Team
7 3 (1.22%) Analytical Mindset
7 3 (1.22%) Replication
8 2 (0.81%) BBC
8 2 (0.81%) Blackberry
8 2 (0.81%) Data Centre
8 2 (0.81%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (0.81%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.41%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.41%) Cyberthreat
9 1 (0.41%) Handset
9 1 (0.41%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.41%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 54 (21.95%) Windows
2 15 (6.10%) Windows Server
3 14 (5.69%) Windows 10
4 11 (4.47%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (3.25%) Linux
6 3 (1.22%) Android
7 2 (0.81%) Solaris
7 2 (0.81%) Unix
8 1 (0.41%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.41%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (22.76%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (17.48%) Information Security
3 34 (13.82%) Case Management
4 32 (13.01%) Problem-Solving
5 30 (12.20%) ITIL
5 30 (12.20%) Workflow
6 26 (10.57%) Practice Management
7 25 (10.16%) Cybersecurity
8 22 (8.94%) Analytics
8 22 (8.94%) DevOps
9 21 (8.54%) Risk Management
9 21 (8.54%) Service Delivery
10 17 (6.91%) Data Protection
10 17 (6.91%) Scrum
11 16 (6.50%) Change Management
11 16 (6.50%) Continuous Improvement
11 16 (6.50%) Data Science
12 15 (6.10%) Stakeholder Management
13 14 (5.69%) Business Intelligence
13 14 (5.69%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 40 (16.26%) SQL
2 22 (8.94%) C#
3 16 (6.50%) JavaScript
3 16 (6.50%) PowerShell
4 9 (3.66%) T-SQL
5 6 (2.44%) IronPython
5 6 (2.44%) XAML
6 5 (2.03%) Bash Shell
6 5 (2.03%) Perl
6 5 (2.03%) Shell Script
7 4 (1.63%) Java
7 4 (1.63%) PHP
8 3 (1.22%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.41%) C
9 1 (0.41%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 1 (0.41%) Python
9 1 (0.41%) Scala
9 1 (0.41%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.41%) XPath
Qualifications
1 23 (9.35%) Degree
2 15 (6.10%) SC Cleared
2 15 (6.10%) Security Cleared
3 14 (5.69%) DV Cleared
4 9 (3.66%) CISM
4 9 (3.66%) CISSP
4 9 (3.66%) MCP
5 7 (2.85%) DBS Check
6 5 (2.03%) CISA
6 5 (2.03%) ISTQB
6 5 (2.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (1.63%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (1.22%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 2 (0.81%) Computer Science Degree
9 2 (0.81%) GSEC
9 2 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.81%) SANS
10 1 (0.41%) A+ Certification
10 1 (0.41%) APMP
10 1 (0.41%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (9.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 23 (9.35%) GDPR
3 15 (6.10%) PCI DSS
4 10 (4.07%) QA
5 8 (3.25%) SLA
6 5 (2.03%) COBIT
7 3 (1.22%) Cyber Essentials
7 3 (1.22%) Data Quality
7 3 (1.22%) NIST
8 2 (0.81%) HIPAA
8 2 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 2 (0.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.41%) ISAE 3402
9 1 (0.41%) ISO 31000
9 1 (0.41%) PMO
System Software
1 17 (6.91%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.03%) Docker
4 4 (1.63%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.81%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.81%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.41%) DFS Replication
6 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.41%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.41%) vCloud
6 1 (0.41%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.41%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (3.25%) Kubernetes
1 8 (3.25%) SCCM
2 6 (2.44%) WSUS
3 5 (2.03%) Puppet
4 4 (1.63%) Terraform
5 2 (0.81%) Nessus
5 2 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.41%) Ansible
6 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.41%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.41%) WMI
Vendors
1 69 (28.05%) Microsoft
2 15 (6.10%) iManage
3 12 (4.88%) Intapp
4 11 (4.47%) Aderant
4 11 (4.47%) Citrix
5 10 (4.07%) Oracle
6 9 (3.66%) VMware
7 7 (2.85%) Adobe
8 6 (2.44%) Cisco
8 6 (2.44%) Polycom
9 5 (2.03%) Atlassian
9 5 (2.03%) BT
10 4 (1.63%) Reuters
11 3 (1.22%) Workday
12 2 (0.81%) Capita
12 2 (0.81%) EMC
12 2 (0.81%) Rapid7
12 2 (0.81%) Snow
12 2 (0.81%) Symantec
12 2 (0.81%) Veeam