Period
to 26 September 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Legal over the 6 months to 26 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Legal
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
26 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 90 95 110
Rank change year-on-year +5 +15 +18
Permanent jobs citing Legal 19 12 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.24% 0.86% 1.01%
As % of the General category 3.45% 2.09% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 17 9 22
South Wales median annual salary £60,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% +12.50% +26.98%
Wales median annual salary £45,000 £43,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.86% +9.38% +15.94%

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 South Wales with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
South Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 550 574 881
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 35.88% 41.12% 40.36%
Number of salaries quoted 443 495 760
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,679 £25,750 £23,725
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £56,250
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.61% +3.75% +6.67%

Legal
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Legal in South Wales

Legal
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for Legal in South Wales

Legal
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Legal in South Wales over the 6 months to 26 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Legal in South Wales

Legal
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Legal within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 26 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
Cardiff -8 17 £60,000 +41.18% 21
Newport +9 2 - - 10
Legal
Wales

For the 6 months to 26 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Legal.

1 7 (36.84%) Finance
1 7 (36.84%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (26.32%) SANS
2 5 (26.32%) OSCP
2 5 (26.32%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 5 (26.32%) Nexpose
2 5 (26.32%) Threat Intelligence
2 5 (26.32%) GIAC
2 5 (26.32%) Data Security
2 5 (26.32%) CISSP
2 5 (26.32%) Nessus
2 5 (26.32%) CEH
2 5 (26.32%) Nmap
2 5 (26.32%) Welsh Language
2 5 (26.32%) Qualys
3 3 (15.79%) IT Governance
3 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (15.79%) Incident Management
3 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (15.79%) Information Security
3 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
3 3 (15.79%) SQL
3 3 (15.79%) T-SQL
3 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
3 3 (15.79%) GDPR
3 3 (15.79%) Data Protection
3 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (10.53%) CompTIA Security+

Legal
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 1 (5.26%) Anypoint
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.26%) GitHub
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) Network Security
2 1 (5.26%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2012
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (36.84%) Finance
2 5 (26.32%) Welsh Language
3 2 (10.53%) Advertising
4 1 (5.26%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) Principal Security Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) Security Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Information Manager
3 3 (15.79%) SQL Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Business Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Information Security Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Security Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Compliance Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Governance Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Head of IT
5 1 (5.26%) Head of Technology
5 1 (5.26%) IT Director
5 1 (5.26%) IT Governance Manager
5 1 (5.26%) IT Manager
5 1 (5.26%) SSIS Developer
5 1 (5.26%) SSRS Developer
5 1 (5.26%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (5.26%) J2EE
1 1 (5.26%) JMS
1 1 (5.26%) JSON
1 1 (5.26%) Middleware
1 1 (5.26%) OAuth
1 1 (5.26%) REST
1 1 (5.26%) SAML
1 1 (5.26%) SOAP
1 1 (5.26%) SPNEGO
1 1 (5.26%) Spring
1 1 (5.26%) Spring Boot
1 1 (5.26%) Web Services
1 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.53%) Mobile App
2 2 (10.53%) Virtual Team
3 1 (5.26%) Cloud Native
3 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (26.32%) Data Security
2 5 (26.32%) Threat Intelligence
2 5 (26.32%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (15.79%) Data Protection
3 3 (15.79%) Incident Management
3 3 (15.79%) Information Security
3 3 (15.79%) IT Governance
4 2 (10.53%) Acceptance Criteria
4 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.53%) Information Security Management
4 2 (10.53%) Risk Management
4 2 (10.53%) SDLC
4 2 (10.53%) Security Management
4 2 (10.53%) Security Monitoring
4 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
4 2 (10.53%) Service Management
4 2 (10.53%) Supplier Relationship Management
4 2 (10.53%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) SQL
1 3 (15.79%) T-SQL
2 1 (5.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) CEH
1 5 (26.32%) CISSP
1 5 (26.32%) GIAC
1 5 (26.32%) OSCP
1 5 (26.32%) SANS
2 2 (10.53%) CompTIA Security+
2 2 (10.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) GDPR
2 2 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (5.26%) COBIT
3 1 (5.26%) QA
3 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) Nessus
1 5 (26.32%) Nexpose
1 5 (26.32%) Nmap
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Qualys
2 1 (5.26%) Apigee
2 1 (5.26%) Mashery
2 1 (5.26%) MuleSoft
2 1 (5.26%) Perforce
2 1 (5.26%) Splunk