Period
to 23 May 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Legal over the 6 months to 23 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Legal
England > North West
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 145 166 117
Rank change year-on-year +21 -49 +62
Permanent jobs citing Legal 273 237 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 2.24% 1.92% 2.45%
As % of the General category 5.50% 5.20% 5.90%
Number of salaries quoted 227 195 195
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +21.43%
10th Percentile £26,900 £23,750 £25,500
90th Percentile £85,250 £62,500 £63,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £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 North West with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 4,967 4,561 4,624
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 40.73% 36.92% 41.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3,757 3,528 3,701
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

Legal
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Legal in the North West

Legal
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Legal in the North West

Legal
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Legal in the North West over the 6 months to 23 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Legal in the North West

Legal
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Legal within the North West region over the 6 months to 23 May 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
Manchester +6 162 £45,000 +12.50% 18
Cheshire +2 62 £65,000 +60.49% 4
Merseyside +21 34 £42,500 -15.00% 4
Lancashire +2 11 £38,500 +2.67% 6
Legal
England

For the 6 months to 23 May 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 North West region with a requirement for Legal.

1 102 (37.36%) Finance
2 84 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 62 (22.71%) SQL
4 57 (20.88%) SQL Server
5 51 (18.68%) .NET
6 49 (17.95%) Microsoft
7 42 (15.38%) Project Management
7 42 (15.38%) C#
8 40 (14.65%) Business Intelligence
9 39 (14.29%) Waterfall
10 37 (13.55%) JavaScript
10 37 (13.55%) Risk Management
11 36 (13.19%) Stakeholder Management
11 36 (13.19%) HTML
12 35 (12.82%) Law
13 33 (12.09%) Information Security
13 33 (12.09%) Coaching
14 32 (11.72%) Change Management
15 31 (11.36%) CSS
15 31 (11.36%) Degree
16 26 (9.52%) MVC
17 25 (9.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
18 24 (8.79%) jQuery
18 24 (8.79%) Banking
18 24 (8.79%) Mentoring
18 24 (8.79%) GDPR
19 23 (8.42%) SDLC
19 23 (8.42%) CISSP
19 23 (8.42%) Business Analysis
20 22 (8.06%) ITIL

Legal
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 (2.56%) IIS
1 7 (2.56%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.83%) CMS
2 5 (1.83%) MS Exchange
3 3 (1.10%) Skype for Business
4 2 (0.73%) Apache
4 2 (0.73%) Confluence
4 2 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (0.73%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.37%) Smallworld
Applications
1 12 (4.40%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (3.30%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (2.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 6 (2.20%) Microsoft Project
4 5 (1.83%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.73%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.37%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 8 (2.93%) HFM
1 8 (2.93%) Oracle EBS
1 8 (2.93%) Oracle Financials
1 8 (2.93%) Oracle Internet Expenses
1 8 (2.93%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
2 5 (1.83%) Visualfiles
3 4 (1.47%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (1.10%) Elite 3E
5 2 (0.73%) CaseMap
5 2 (0.73%) Concordance
5 2 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.73%) LexisNexis TimeMap
5 2 (0.73%) Veritas eDiscovery
5 2 (0.73%) Workfront
6 1 (0.37%) Carpe Diem
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (2.20%) Office 365
3 2 (0.73%) IaaS
3 2 (0.73%) SaaS
4 1 (0.37%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.37%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.37%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.40%) Network Security
2 10 (3.66%) Internet
3 7 (2.56%) Firewall
3 7 (2.56%) Wireless
4 6 (2.20%) LAN
4 6 (2.20%) MPLS
4 6 (2.20%) WAN
5 5 (1.83%) Intranet
5 5 (1.83%) Skype
6 4 (1.47%) Cisco Wireless
6 4 (1.47%) DHCP
6 4 (1.47%) DNS
6 4 (1.47%) TCP/IP
7 3 (1.10%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (1.10%) VLAN
8 2 (0.73%) Ethernet
8 2 (0.73%) HTTP
8 2 (0.73%) SMTP
8 2 (0.73%) Sourcefire
8 2 (0.73%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (20.88%) SQL Server
2 12 (4.40%) Relational Database
2 12 (4.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (3.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (2.93%) Oracle BI EE
4 8 (2.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (2.56%) MySQL
6 5 (1.83%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (1.47%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (1.10%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (1.10%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (0.73%) Big Data
9 2 (0.73%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (0.73%) MS Access
9 2 (0.73%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.73%) Power BI
9 2 (0.73%) QlikView
10 1 (0.37%) WhereScape RED
Development Applications
1 11 (4.03%) JIRA
2 10 (3.66%) Eclipse
3 8 (2.93%) Git (software)
3 8 (2.93%) Oracle Forms
4 5 (1.83%) PHPUnit
5 4 (1.47%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (0.73%) Bitbucket
6 2 (0.73%) eggPlant
6 2 (0.73%) gulp
6 2 (0.73%) Selenium
6 2 (0.73%) SonarQube
6 2 (0.73%) Visual Studio Team System
6 2 (0.73%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.37%) Grunt
7 1 (0.37%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.37%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 102 (37.36%) Finance
2 35 (12.82%) Law
3 24 (8.79%) Banking
4 15 (5.49%) Investment Banking
5 10 (3.66%) Telecoms
6 9 (3.30%) Retail
7 8 (2.93%) General Ledger
8 6 (2.20%) Publishing
9 4 (1.47%) Marketing
10 3 (1.10%) Corporate Banking
10 3 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (1.10%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.73%) Advertising
11 2 (0.73%) Games
11 2 (0.73%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.37%) Digital Economy
Job Titles
1 79 (28.94%) Developer
2 46 (16.85%) Analyst
3 23 (8.42%) .NET Developer
4 21 (7.69%) Business Analyst
5 17 (6.23%) C# Developer
6 16 (5.86%) Security Manager
7 15 (5.49%) Information Manager
7 15 (5.49%) Information Security Manager
7 15 (5.49%) PHP Developer
8 13 (4.76%) Project Manager
8 13 (4.76%) Senior Developer
9 9 (3.30%) Head of Development
9 9 (3.30%) Programme Manager
9 9 (3.30%) SQL Developer
10 8 (2.93%) Consultant
10 8 (2.93%) Lead Business Analyst
10 8 (2.93%) Senior .NET Developer
10 8 (2.93%) Team Leader
11 7 (2.56%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 7 (2.56%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (18.68%) .NET
2 36 (13.19%) HTML
3 31 (11.36%) CSS
4 24 (8.79%) jQuery
5 21 (7.69%) .NET Framework
6 16 (5.86%) AngularJS
7 15 (5.49%) ASP.NET Web API
7 15 (5.49%) Web Services
8 13 (4.76%) ASP.NET
9 10 (3.66%) Laravel
9 10 (3.66%) Node.js
9 10 (3.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 9 (3.30%) WCF
11 6 (2.20%) REST
12 5 (1.83%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (1.83%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 5 (1.83%) CakePHP
13 4 (1.47%) .NET Core
13 4 (1.47%) Entity Framework
13 4 (1.47%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 22 (8.06%) Management Information System
2 16 (5.86%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (4.76%) Greenfield Project
4 7 (2.56%) Computer Science
5 6 (2.20%) Self-Motivation
6 5 (1.83%) Client/Server
6 5 (1.83%) Data Centre
7 4 (1.47%) Data Protection Act
7 4 (1.47%) Fintech
8 3 (1.10%) Driving Licence
9 2 (0.73%) Blackberry
9 2 (0.73%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.73%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.73%) User Experience
9 2 (0.73%) W3C
10 1 (0.37%) Blog
10 1 (0.37%) BYOD
10 1 (0.37%) Replication
10 1 (0.37%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.37%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 17 (6.23%) Windows
2 12 (4.40%) Windows Server
3 7 (2.56%) Android
4 5 (1.83%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.73%) Linux
6 2 (0.73%) Windows 10
6 2 (0.73%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.73%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.37%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.37%) Solaris
7 1 (0.37%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (15.38%) Project Management
3 40 (14.65%) Business Intelligence
4 39 (14.29%) Waterfall
5 37 (13.55%) Risk Management
6 36 (13.19%) Stakeholder Management
7 33 (12.09%) Coaching
7 33 (12.09%) Information Security
8 32 (11.72%) Change Management
9 26 (9.52%) MVC
10 24 (8.79%) Mentoring
11 23 (8.42%) Business Analysis
11 23 (8.42%) SDLC
12 22 (8.06%) Decision-Making
12 22 (8.06%) ITIL
12 22 (8.06%) Problem-Solving
12 22 (8.06%) TDD
13 21 (7.69%) Line Management
14 19 (6.96%) Data Protection
14 19 (6.96%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 62 (22.71%) SQL
2 42 (15.38%) C#
3 37 (13.55%) JavaScript
4 18 (6.59%) PHP
5 16 (5.86%) T-SQL
6 8 (2.93%) PL/SQL
7 6 (2.20%) VB.NET
8 5 (1.83%) Java
9 4 (1.47%) Python
10 2 (0.73%) C
10 2 (0.73%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 2 (0.73%) Groovy
10 2 (0.73%) Ruby
10 2 (0.73%) Scala
10 2 (0.73%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.37%) Go
11 1 (0.37%) Perl
11 1 (0.37%) R
Qualifications
1 31 (11.36%) Degree
2 23 (8.42%) CISSP
3 16 (5.86%) CISM
4 12 (4.40%) CISA
5 9 (3.30%) MBA
6 5 (1.83%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (1.10%) CCNP
8 3 (1.10%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (1.10%) CSSLP
8 3 (1.10%) SC Cleared
8 3 (1.10%) Security Cleared
9 2 (0.73%) CCNA
9 2 (0.73%) CREST Certified
9 2 (0.73%) CRISC
9 2 (0.73%) HNC
9 2 (0.73%) ISEB
10 1 (0.37%) CCIE
10 1 (0.37%) MCSE
10 1 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (9.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 24 (8.79%) GDPR
3 20 (7.33%) PMO
4 16 (5.86%) QA
5 9 (3.30%) COBIT
6 6 (2.20%) PCI DSS
7 5 (1.83%) Cyber Essentials
7 5 (1.83%) ISO 9001
7 5 (1.83%) SLA
8 3 (1.10%) COSO
8 3 (1.10%) ISAE 3402
9 2 (0.73%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.73%) ISO 22301
10 1 (0.37%) GCP
10 1 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 1 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 15 (5.49%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.10%) Hyper-V
2 3 (1.10%) XenApp
2 3 (1.10%) XenDesktop
3 2 (0.73%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.37%) Docker
4 1 (0.37%) ProxySG
4 1 (0.37%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.37%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (0.37%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.37%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.37%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (1.83%) SCCM
1 5 (1.83%) SCVMM
2 3 (1.10%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.10%) Puppet
2 3 (1.10%) SCOM
3 2 (0.73%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.37%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.37%) Ansible
4 1 (0.37%) HP SIM
4 1 (0.37%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.37%) Nessus
4 1 (0.37%) OpenVAS
4 1 (0.37%) vCenter Server
4 1 (0.37%) WSUS
Vendors
1 49 (17.95%) Microsoft
2 14 (5.13%) Oracle
3 9 (3.30%) Cisco
4 6 (2.20%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (1.83%) Zend
6 4 (1.47%) WorldPay
6 4 (1.47%) Xamarin
7 3 (1.10%) Apple
7 3 (1.10%) CheckPoint
7 3 (1.10%) Citrix
7 3 (1.10%) Symantec
7 3 (1.10%) Trend Micro
8 2 (0.73%) Forcepoint
8 2 (0.73%) Google
8 2 (0.73%) iManage
8 2 (0.73%) Mitel
8 2 (0.73%) SAP
8 2 (0.73%) ServiceNow
8 2 (0.73%) Twitter
8 2 (0.73%) VMware