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 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Legal
South West / Somerset
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 75 63
Rank change year-on-year +7 -12  
Permanent jobs citing Legal 12 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 1.72% 0.45% 0.81%
As % of the General category 7.45% 1.41% 2.60%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 4
Median salary £71,250 £42,500 £20,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +67.64% +104.81%  
90% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £30,500 £19,300
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £42,500 £21,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +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 Somerset with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Somerset
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 161 213 192
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 23.03% 31.74% 31.02%
Number of salaries quoted 109 165 157
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +23.07%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,572 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Legal
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Somerset 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 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 3 months to 28 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
Bath -1 12 £71,250 +67.64% 1
Legal
South West

For the 6 months to 28 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Legal.

1 9 (60.00%) ITIL
1 9 (60.00%) Degree
2 8 (53.33%) CMS
2 8 (53.33%) Data Quality
2 8 (53.33%) SLA
2 8 (53.33%) Configuration Management
3 6 (40.00%) IT Strategy
4 5 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 5 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 5 (33.33%) Coaching
4 5 (33.33%) SOA
4 5 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (33.33%) Finance
5 2 (13.33%) Law
5 2 (13.33%) Windows
6 1 (6.67%) SQL
6 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
6 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
6 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
6 1 (6.67%) Citrix
6 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
6 1 (6.67%) VMware
6 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure

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:

Application Platforms
1 8 (53.33%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Service Transition Specialist
2 5 (33.33%) Architect
2 5 (33.33%) Consultant
2 5 (33.33%) Technical Architect
2 5 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) IT Trainer
3 1 (6.67%) Trainer
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) ITIL
2 8 (53.33%) Configuration Management
3 6 (40.00%) IT Strategy
4 5 (33.33%) Coaching
4 5 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 5 (33.33%) SOA
4 5 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (53.33%) Data Quality
1 8 (53.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Citrix
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (6.67%) VMware
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