Period
to 25 June 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Legal over the 6 months to 25 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Legal
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
25 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 80 33 63
Rank change year-on-year -47 +30 -22
Permanent jobs citing Legal 2 19 17
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 0.34% 4.67% 2.73%
As % of the General category 0.80% 8.84% 5.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2 12 6
10th Percentile £36,375 £26,500 £24,125
25th Percentile £36,563 " £31,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £38,750 £40,000 £35,250
Median % change year-on-year -3.13% +13.48% +8.46%
75th Percentile £41,563 " £38,125
90th Percentile £42,125 £67,000 £55,875
UK median annual salary £53,625 £50,000 £54,860
% change year-on-year +7.25% -8.86% +4.49%

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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Northern Ireland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 251 215 299
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 43.20% 52.83% 47.99%
Number of salaries quoted 118 101 180
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £24,975
25th Percentile £33,188 £29,000 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +12.50%
75th Percentile £77,500 £55,000 £55,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £60,000 £77,625
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

Legal
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

Job postings citing Legal as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland.

Job vacancy trend for Legal in Northern Ireland

Legal
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Legal in Northern Ireland.

Salary trend for Legal in Northern Ireland

Legal
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Legal within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 25 June 2021. 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
County Antrim -36 2 £38,750 -3.13% 9
Legal
UK

For the 6 months to 25 June 2021, 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Legal.

1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Law
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Business Development
2 1 (50.00%) Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Network Management
2 1 (50.00%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) DMZ
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) OSPF
2 1 (50.00%) BGP
2 1 (50.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management

Legal
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) BGP
1 1 (50.00%) DMZ
1 1 (50.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
1 1 (50.00%) OSPF
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Network Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Network Support
2 1 (50.00%) Network Support Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Project Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Business Development
1 1 (50.00%) Customer Requirements
1 1 (50.00%) Network Management
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft