Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Legal
England > North West
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 165 139 124
Rank change year-on-year -26 -15 +53
Permanent jobs citing Legal 244 273 325
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.84% 2.19% 2.49%
As % of the General category 4.29% 5.99% 6.57%
Number of salaries quoted 189 243 225
North West median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.50% -5.88% +26.87%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,300 £22,700
90th Percentile £68,750 £63,290 £65,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 5682 4554 4949
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 42.88% 36.47% 37.90%
Number of salaries quoted 4143 3672 3923
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -1.23% +1.25%
10th Percentile £26,300 £25,000 £24,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £63,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £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 24 November 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 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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 -28 146 £42,500 -5.56% 14
Cheshire 0 63 £43,000 -28.29% 1
Merseyside +21 23 £37,500 +15.38% 1
Lancashire -23 8 £33,000 -12.00%
Legal
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 92 (37.70%) Finance
2 67 (27.46%) Microsoft
3 65 (26.64%) Agile Software Development
4 62 (25.41%) SQL
5 56 (22.95%) ITIL
5 56 (22.95%) Business Intelligence
6 54 (22.13%) SQL Server
7 39 (15.98%) Law
8 37 (15.16%) Project Management
8 37 (15.16%) Degree
8 37 (15.16%) Cybersecurity
9 36 (14.75%) Active Directory
10 33 (13.52%) Windows
10 33 (13.52%) Information Security
11 32 (13.11%) JavaScript
12 31 (12.70%) CSS
12 31 (12.70%) Analytical Skills
13 30 (12.30%) T-SQL
13 30 (12.30%) Stakeholder Management
14 29 (11.89%) HTML
15 28 (11.48%) Analytics
16 27 (11.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 27 (11.07%) .NET
16 27 (11.07%) Change Management
17 26 (10.66%) Risk Management
17 26 (10.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 26 (10.66%) CISSP
18 25 (10.25%) Firewall
18 25 (10.25%) CISA
19 24 (9.84%) Data Security

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 10 (4.10%) SharePoint
2 9 (3.69%) MS Exchange
3 8 (3.28%) Apache
4 4 (1.64%) K2 blackpearl
5 3 (1.23%) Confluence
5 3 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (1.23%) Skype for Business
5 3 (1.23%) WordPress
6 2 (0.82%) IIS
7 1 (0.41%) CMS
7 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.41%) SAS
7 1 (0.41%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 24 (9.84%) Microsoft Office
2 18 (7.38%) Microsoft Excel
3 12 (4.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (2.46%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.23%) Camtasia
5 3 (1.23%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.41%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 10 (4.10%) Visualfiles
2 3 (1.23%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.41%) Magento
3 1 (0.41%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.41%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.69%) Office 365
2 7 (2.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.64%) PaaS
4 3 (1.23%) IaaS
4 3 (1.23%) MailChimp
4 3 (1.23%) SaaS
5 1 (0.41%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
5 1 (0.41%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 25 (10.25%) Firewall
2 17 (6.97%) MPLS
3 16 (6.56%) DNS
3 16 (6.56%) Network Security
4 14 (5.74%) DHCP
4 14 (5.74%) TCP/IP
5 12 (4.92%) Junos
5 12 (4.92%) VLAN
6 10 (4.10%) HTTP
7 8 (3.28%) VPN
8 6 (2.46%) Remote Desktop
9 4 (1.64%) LAN
9 4 (1.64%) VoIP
9 4 (1.64%) WAN
10 3 (1.23%) Skype
11 2 (0.82%) Cisco Nexus
11 2 (0.82%) Internet
12 1 (0.41%) DKIM
12 1 (0.41%) DMARC
12 1 (0.41%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (22.13%) SQL Server
2 26 (10.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (7.79%) Relational Database
4 18 (7.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 14 (5.74%) SQL Server 2008
6 13 (5.33%) MySQL
7 9 (3.69%) Big Data
7 9 (3.69%) NoSQL
7 9 (3.69%) Power BI
8 8 (3.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (1.64%) RDBMS
10 3 (1.23%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (1.23%) QlikView
11 2 (0.82%) BusinessObjects
12 1 (0.41%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
12 1 (0.41%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 7 (2.87%) Eclipse
2 5 (2.05%) Git (software)
2 5 (2.05%) JIRA
2 5 (2.05%) PHPUnit
3 2 (0.82%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.82%) Selenium
4 1 (0.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.41%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.41%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.41%) JUnit
4 1 (0.41%) NUnit
4 1 (0.41%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.41%) TestNG
4 1 (0.41%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.41%) Zephyr
General
1 92 (37.70%) Finance
2 39 (15.98%) Law
3 15 (6.15%) Marketing
4 11 (4.51%) Banking
4 11 (4.51%) Retail
5 9 (3.69%) Manufacturing
6 6 (2.46%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.64%) Corporate Banking
7 4 (1.64%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.23%) Advertising
8 3 (1.23%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.82%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.41%) Local Government
10 1 (0.41%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 65 (26.64%) Developer
2 63 (25.82%) Analyst
3 19 (7.79%) SQL Developer
4 17 (6.97%) Security Analyst
5 16 (6.56%) SQL Server Developer
6 13 (5.33%) Business Analyst
6 13 (5.33%) Information Analyst
6 13 (5.33%) Information Security Analyst
6 13 (5.33%) Service Analyst
6 13 (5.33%) Service Desk Analyst
6 13 (5.33%) T-SQL Developer
7 12 (4.92%) Network Engineer
8 11 (4.51%) .NET Developer
8 11 (4.51%) PHP Developer
9 9 (3.69%) Head of Development
9 9 (3.69%) Senior Developer
10 8 (3.28%) Architect
10 8 (3.28%) Cisco Engineer
10 8 (3.28%) Java Developer
10 8 (3.28%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (12.70%) CSS
2 29 (11.89%) HTML
3 27 (11.07%) .NET
4 12 (4.92%) .NET Framework
4 12 (4.92%) REST
4 12 (4.92%) Web Services
5 11 (4.51%) jQuery
6 10 (4.10%) SOAP
7 9 (3.69%) ASP.NET
8 8 (3.28%) Apache Wicket
8 8 (3.28%) ASP.NET Web API
8 8 (3.28%) Play Framework
8 8 (3.28%) Spring
9 5 (2.05%) AngularJS
9 5 (2.05%) Entity Framework
9 5 (2.05%) Node.js
9 5 (2.05%) React
9 5 (2.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (1.64%) CakePHP
10 4 (1.64%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 31 (12.70%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (5.74%) Management Information System
3 6 (2.46%) Cyberthreat
3 6 (2.46%) Data Centre
3 6 (2.46%) Mobile App
3 6 (2.46%) Public Cloud
4 5 (2.05%) iPhone
5 4 (1.64%) Contactless
5 4 (1.64%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (1.23%) Blog
6 3 (1.23%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.23%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.23%) Graphic Design
6 3 (1.23%) Life Science
6 3 (1.23%) Social Media
6 3 (1.23%) Virtual Team
7 2 (0.82%) Algorithms
7 2 (0.82%) PKI
7 2 (0.82%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 33 (13.52%) Windows
2 19 (7.79%) Windows Server
3 11 (4.51%) Windows 7
4 6 (2.46%) Android
5 5 (2.05%) Linux
6 1 (0.41%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.41%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (26.64%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (22.95%) Business Intelligence
2 56 (22.95%) ITIL
3 37 (15.16%) Cybersecurity
3 37 (15.16%) Project Management
4 33 (13.52%) Information Security
5 30 (12.30%) Stakeholder Management
6 28 (11.48%) Analytics
7 27 (11.07%) Change Management
8 26 (10.66%) Risk Management
9 24 (9.84%) Data Protection
9 24 (9.84%) Data Security
10 20 (8.20%) Continuous Improvement
10 20 (8.20%) SIEM
11 19 (7.79%) Data Analytics
11 19 (7.79%) Matrix Organization
11 19 (7.79%) Mentoring
11 19 (7.79%) Penetration Testing
12 18 (7.38%) Disaster Recovery
12 18 (7.38%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 62 (25.41%) SQL
2 32 (13.11%) JavaScript
3 30 (12.30%) T-SQL
4 17 (6.97%) C#
5 15 (6.15%) PHP
6 9 (3.69%) Java
6 9 (3.69%) Python
7 8 (3.28%) Groovy
7 8 (3.28%) Ruby
7 8 (3.28%) Scala
8 7 (2.87%) VB.NET
9 4 (1.64%) VBA
10 3 (1.23%) C
10 3 (1.23%) PowerShell
11 2 (0.82%) VB
11 2 (0.82%) VBScript
12 1 (0.41%) COBOL
12 1 (0.41%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 1 (0.41%) R
Qualifications
1 37 (15.16%) Degree
2 26 (10.66%) CISSP
3 25 (10.25%) CISA
4 22 (9.02%) CISM
5 13 (5.33%) ITIL Certification
6 8 (3.28%) CRISC
7 6 (2.46%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (2.05%) CEH
9 4 (1.64%) MCSE
10 3 (1.23%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (1.23%) CNE
10 3 (1.23%) CompTIA Security+
10 3 (1.23%) Novell Certification
10 3 (1.23%) SC Cleared
10 3 (1.23%) Security Cleared
10 3 (1.23%) Security+ Certification
11 2 (0.82%) CCNA
11 2 (0.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 1 (0.41%) ISEB
12 1 (0.41%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (11.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (4.92%) COBIT
3 11 (4.51%) GDPR
4 8 (3.28%) PMO
5 6 (2.46%) SLA
6 5 (2.05%) QA
7 4 (1.64%) Data Quality
7 4 (1.64%) ISO 22301
8 1 (0.41%) Basel II
8 1 (0.41%) Cyber Essentials
8 1 (0.41%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 1 (0.41%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 36 (14.75%) Active Directory
2 12 (4.92%) ProxySG
3 5 (2.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.64%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (1.23%) Terminal Services
5 3 (1.23%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (0.82%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.82%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (0.82%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (0.82%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (0.82%) Puppet
1 2 (0.82%) vCenter Server
1 2 (0.82%) WSUS
2 1 (0.41%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.41%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (0.41%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 67 (27.46%) Microsoft
2 18 (7.38%) Cisco
3 14 (5.74%) Juniper
4 13 (5.33%) Citrix
5 12 (4.92%) Blue Coat
5 12 (4.92%) CheckPoint
5 12 (4.92%) Palo Alto
6 10 (4.10%) iManage
7 9 (3.69%) Oracle
8 7 (2.87%) LexisNexis
9 6 (2.46%) VMware
10 5 (2.05%) Symantec
11 4 (1.64%) Tableau
11 4 (1.64%) Zend
12 3 (1.23%) AppDynamics
12 3 (1.23%) Dynatrace
12 3 (1.23%) HP
12 3 (1.23%) NetApp
12 3 (1.23%) SAP
13 2 (0.82%) Interwoven