Period
to 20 September 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Legal over the 6 months to 20 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Legal
South West > Somerset
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 83 100 108
Rank change year-on-year +17 +8 -11
Permanent jobs citing Legal 1 18 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.12% 1.37% 0.46%
As % of the General category 0.34% 5.59% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 6
Somerset median annual salary £23,500 £47,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -50.79% +12.35% +97.67%
10th Percentile £22,750 £23,750 £22,625
90th Percentile £24,250 £78,750 £50,625
South West median annual salary £42,250 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +12.67% -16.67% +25.00%

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 Somerset with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Somerset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 297 322 408
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 34.41% 24.43% 30.98%
Number of salaries quoted 253 239 328
Somerset median annual salary £43,972 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.93% - +15.86%
10th Percentile £25,250 £26,250 £28,675
90th Percentile £61,000 £57,500 £67,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

Legal
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

Job postings citing Legal as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Somerset.

Job vacancy trend for Legal in Somerset

Legal
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for Legal in Somerset

Legal
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Legal within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 20 September 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
Taunton - 1 £23,500 - 13
Legal
South West

For the 6 months to 20 September 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Legal.

1 1 (100.00%) Finance

Legal
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Help Desk Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) IT Engineer