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 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Legal
England / North West
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 145 125 131
Rank change year-on-year -20 +6  
Permanent jobs citing Legal 143 116 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 2.08% 2.06% 2.03%
As % of the General category 5.18% 5.37% 5.25%
Number of salaries quoted 103 96 112
Median salary £41,500 £43,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.59% +24.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,125 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,250 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year -4.44% +7.14%  

Legal is in the common skills category. The next 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.

General Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 2763 2159 2437
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 40.24% 38.42% 38.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2047 1771 1909
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £62,500 £64,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Legal
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing Legal as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the General category.

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 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -28 98 £40,750 -6.32% 18
Cheshire -6 35 £33,750 -46.64% 6
Merseyside -7 7 £51,250 +86.36% 3
Lancashire -4 2 £42,500 +53.15%
Legal
England

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT jobs citing Legal also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Legal.

1 88 (35.20%) Microsoft
2 86 (34.40%) Agile Software Development
3 85 (34.00%) SQL
4 80 (32.00%) Finance
5 77 (30.80%) SQL Server
6 55 (22.00%) .NET
7 53 (21.20%) Business Intelligence
8 46 (18.40%) Law
8 46 (18.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 45 (18.00%) Windows
10 41 (16.40%) Case Management
11 39 (15.60%) C#
12 38 (15.20%) Degree
13 35 (14.00%) T-SQL
13 35 (14.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 33 (13.20%) Disaster Recovery
15 32 (12.80%) SQL Server 2008
16 31 (12.40%) Active Directory
16 31 (12.40%) ETL
17 30 (12.00%) ITIL
18 27 (10.80%) MVC
18 27 (10.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 25 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
20 24 (9.60%) HTML
20 24 (9.60%) Microsoft Office
20 24 (9.60%) SQL Optimisation
21 23 (9.20%) Waterfall
21 23 (9.20%) ASP.NET
22 22 (8.80%) JavaScript
22 22 (8.80%) Project Management

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 18 (7.20%) SharePoint
2 8 (3.20%) MS Exchange
3 6 (2.40%) CMS
4 4 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (1.60%) Skype for Business
5 3 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 24 (9.60%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (5.60%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (3.60%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.80%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.40%) CorelDRAW
Business Applications
1 14 (5.60%) Visualfiles
2 1 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.40%) Infor SunSystems
2 1 (0.40%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (2.40%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (2.40%) Office 365
3 2 (0.80%) OneDrive
4 1 (0.40%) PaaS
4 1 (0.40%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (8.40%) Firewall
2 20 (8.00%) TCP/IP
3 19 (7.60%) DNS
4 18 (7.20%) MPLS
5 17 (6.80%) DHCP
6 14 (5.60%) Network Security
6 14 (5.60%) VLAN
7 13 (5.20%) Junos
8 8 (3.20%) LAN
8 8 (3.20%) WAN
9 6 (2.40%) HTTP
10 4 (1.60%) IP Telephony
10 4 (1.60%) RS-232
10 4 (1.60%) Skype
11 3 (1.20%) Cisco Nexus
11 3 (1.20%) Unified Communications
12 2 (0.80%) Remote Desktop
12 2 (0.80%) VoIP
13 1 (0.40%) Internet
13 1 (0.40%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (30.80%) SQL Server
2 46 (18.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 35 (14.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 32 (12.80%) SQL Server 2008
5 27 (10.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (3.60%) MySQL
7 8 (3.20%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (2.80%) Big Data
8 7 (2.80%) Hadoop
9 6 (2.40%) MS Access
10 5 (2.00%) SQL Server 2016
11 4 (1.60%) Power BI
12 2 (0.80%) Data Mining
12 2 (0.80%) IDOL
13 1 (0.40%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (4.80%) Visual Studio
2 9 (3.60%) Eclipse
3 4 (1.60%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.80%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.80%) JIRA
4 2 (0.80%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
5 1 (0.40%) ReSharper
General
1 80 (32.00%) Finance
2 46 (18.40%) Law
3 18 (7.20%) Retail
4 10 (4.00%) Marketing
5 7 (2.80%) Banking
6 5 (2.00%) Games
6 5 (2.00%) Local Government
6 5 (2.00%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.60%) Electronics
8 2 (0.80%) Advertising
8 2 (0.80%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.40%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.40%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.40%) German Language
9 1 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.40%) Publishing
9 1 (0.40%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 70 (28.00%) Developer
2 55 (22.00%) Analyst
3 37 (14.80%) SQL Developer
4 24 (9.60%) SQL Server Developer
5 21 (8.40%) .NET Developer
5 21 (8.40%) Business Analyst
5 21 (8.40%) T-SQL Developer
6 13 (5.20%) Compliance Analyst
6 13 (5.20%) Network Engineer
6 13 (5.20%) Security Analyst
7 12 (4.80%) Development Manager
7 12 (4.80%) Junior
8 10 (4.00%) C# Developer
8 10 (4.00%) Cisco Engineer
8 10 (4.00%) Delivery Manager
8 10 (4.00%) IT Analyst
8 10 (4.00%) Project Manager
8 10 (4.00%) Senior Developer
9 9 (3.60%) PHP Developer
9 9 (3.60%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (22.00%) .NET
2 24 (9.60%) HTML
3 23 (9.20%) ASP.NET
4 12 (4.80%) CSS
5 9 (3.60%) .NET Framework
5 9 (3.60%) jQuery
5 9 (3.60%) WinForms
6 8 (3.20%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (3.20%) ASP.NET Web API
6 8 (3.20%) Entity Framework
6 8 (3.20%) Web Services
7 7 (2.80%) HTML5
7 7 (2.80%) REST
8 6 (2.40%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 5 (2.00%) WCF
10 4 (1.60%) WPF
11 3 (1.20%) AngularJS
11 3 (1.20%) CSS3
11 3 (1.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 3 (1.20%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 22 (8.80%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (8.40%) Computer Science
3 17 (6.80%) Management Information System
4 13 (5.20%) Virtual Team
5 8 (3.20%) iPad
5 8 (3.20%) User Experience
6 5 (2.00%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.60%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.80%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.40%) Contactless
9 1 (0.40%) e-Learning
9 1 (0.40%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.40%) Podcast
9 1 (0.40%) Replication
9 1 (0.40%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 45 (18.00%) Windows
2 22 (8.80%) Windows Server
3 13 (5.20%) Linux
4 8 (3.20%) Windows 7
5 5 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.80%) Windows 10
6 2 (0.80%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.40%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (34.40%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (21.20%) Business Intelligence
3 41 (16.40%) Case Management
4 33 (13.20%) Disaster Recovery
5 31 (12.40%) ETL
6 30 (12.00%) ITIL
7 27 (10.80%) MVC
8 25 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 24 (9.60%) SQL Optimisation
10 23 (9.20%) Waterfall
11 22 (8.80%) Information Security
11 22 (8.80%) Project Management
12 21 (8.40%) Business Analysis
12 21 (8.40%) Change Management
13 18 (7.20%) Process Improvement
13 18 (7.20%) SDLC
14 16 (6.40%) Data Security
15 15 (6.00%) Penetration Testing
15 15 (6.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
16 14 (5.60%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 85 (34.00%) SQL
2 39 (15.60%) C#
3 35 (14.00%) T-SQL
4 22 (8.80%) JavaScript
5 11 (4.40%) VB.NET
6 9 (3.60%) PHP
6 9 (3.60%) VB
7 8 (3.20%) PowerShell
8 5 (2.00%) Java
8 5 (2.00%) VBScript
9 4 (1.60%) C
9 4 (1.60%) C++
9 4 (1.60%) Python
9 4 (1.60%) Ruby
9 4 (1.60%) VBA
10 1 (0.40%) VB6
Qualifications
1 38 (15.20%) Degree
2 20 (8.00%) CISSP
3 18 (7.20%) Microsoft Certification
4 15 (6.00%) CISA
5 13 (5.20%) CNA
5 13 (5.20%) CNE
5 13 (5.20%) CompTIA Security+
5 13 (5.20%) MCSE
5 13 (5.20%) Novell Certification
5 13 (5.20%) Security+ Certification
6 10 (4.00%) ISEB
7 7 (2.80%) CISM
8 5 (2.00%) MCSA
9 4 (1.60%) MCT
10 3 (1.20%) Computer Science Degree
10 3 (1.20%) ISEB Practitioner
10 3 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 2 (0.80%) CCNA
11 2 (0.80%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (0.80%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (3.60%) QA
3 7 (2.80%) SLA
4 4 (1.60%) Data Quality
4 4 (1.60%) PMO
5 3 (1.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.40%) BS25999
6 1 (0.40%) COBIT
6 1 (0.40%) COSO
6 1 (0.40%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.40%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 1 (0.40%) HIPAA
6 1 (0.40%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 1 (0.40%) ISO 22301
6 1 (0.40%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 31 (12.40%) Active Directory
2 13 (5.20%) ProxySG
3 9 (3.60%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (1.60%) Firmware
5 4 (1.60%) Hyper-V
6 3 (1.20%) vSphere
7 1 (0.40%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.40%) XenApp
7 1 (0.40%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (1.60%) WSUS
2 3 (1.20%) vCenter Server
3 2 (0.80%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.80%) Puppet
4 1 (0.40%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.40%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 88 (35.20%) Microsoft
2 16 (6.40%) Juniper
3 14 (5.60%) CheckPoint
4 13 (5.20%) Blue Coat
4 13 (5.20%) Palo Alto
5 12 (4.80%) Cisco
5 12 (4.80%) LexisNexis
5 12 (4.80%) VMware
6 11 (4.40%) iManage
7 7 (2.80%) Citrix
7 7 (2.80%) Interwoven
8 4 (1.60%) Avaya
8 4 (1.60%) Freescale
8 4 (1.60%) HP
9 3 (1.20%) NetApp
9 3 (1.20%) Nimble Storage
9 3 (1.20%) Symantec
9 3 (1.20%) Tableau
10 2 (0.80%) arcserve
10 2 (0.80%) CA
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