Period
to 25 April 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 25 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Legal
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
25 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 97 103 108
Rank change year-on-year +6 +5 +21
Permanent jobs citing Legal 18 19 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.30% 1.10% 1.61%
As % of the General category 3.30% 2.62% 3.86%
Number of salaries quoted 18 19 26
South Wales median annual salary £44,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.33% -6.25% -8.57%
10th Percentile £39,075 £23,200 £21,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £52,500 £62,500
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £36,339
% change year-on-year +13.33% +3.19% -19.25%

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 546 726 958
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 39.51% 42.11% 41.74%
Number of salaries quoted 479 609 785
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,600 £23,950 £26,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,950 £56,250
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 25 April 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 25 April 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 14 £75,000 +87.50% 11
Newport +7 3 £40,000 +6.67% 3
Legal
Wales

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 8 (44.44%) Games
1 8 (44.44%) Tandem
1 8 (44.44%) Marketing
1 8 (44.44%) Cybersecurity
1 8 (44.44%) Driving Licence
1 8 (44.44%) Strategic Thinking
1 8 (44.44%) Decision-Making
1 8 (44.44%) Value Proposition
2 5 (27.78%) SQL
3 4 (22.22%) C#
3 4 (22.22%) SDLC
4 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (16.67%) .NET Framework
4 3 (16.67%) Degree
4 3 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (16.67%) DevOps
4 3 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 3 (16.67%) .NET
4 3 (16.67%) IIS
4 3 (16.67%) Visual Studio
4 3 (16.67%) Web Services
4 3 (16.67%) XML
4 3 (16.67%) OO
4 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (16.67%) MVC
5 2 (11.11%) Risk Management
5 2 (11.11%) Information Security
5 2 (11.11%) Information Security Management

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 3 (16.67%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.56%) Selenium
General
1 8 (44.44%) Games
1 8 (44.44%) Marketing
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Associate Director
1 4 (22.22%) Head of IT
1 4 (22.22%) IT Director
2 3 (16.67%) .NET Software Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) C# Software Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Software Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Web Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Business Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Information Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Information Security Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Security Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) DBA
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Developer
4 1 (5.56%) SSIS Developer
4 1 (5.56%) SSRS Developer
4 1 (5.56%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) .NET
1 3 (16.67%) .NET Framework
1 3 (16.67%) Web Services
1 3 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) Driving Licence
1 8 (44.44%) Tandem
2 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Cybersecurity
1 8 (44.44%) Decision-Making
1 8 (44.44%) Strategic Thinking
1 8 (44.44%) Value Proposition
2 4 (22.22%) SDLC
3 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
3 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (16.67%) DevOps
3 3 (16.67%) MVC
3 3 (16.67%) OO
3 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 2 (11.11%) Data Protection
4 2 (11.11%) Incident Management
4 2 (11.11%) Information Assurance
4 2 (11.11%) Information Security
4 2 (11.11%) Information Security Management
4 2 (11.11%) IT Governance
4 2 (11.11%) Risk Management
4 2 (11.11%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) SQL
2 4 (22.22%) C#
3 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (11.11%) CompTIA Security+
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) GDPR
1 2 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.56%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle