Period
to 24 January 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 24 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Legal
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
24 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 91 112 116
Rank change year-on-year +21 +4 -1
Permanent jobs citing Legal 15 18 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.10% 0.92% 1.17%
As % of the General category 2.87% 2.18% 2.89%
Number of salaries quoted 12 18 20
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £33,000 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.21% +22.22% -36.47%
10th Percentile £28,450 £20,225 £21,250
90th Percentile £52,877 £43,750 £62,500
Wales median annual salary £41,250 £33,000 £27,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% +22.22% -36.47%

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 523 825 935
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 38.34% 42.37% 40.49%
Number of salaries quoted 446 719 801
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,750 £38,496
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.96% -1.94% +2.66%
10th Percentile £24,875 £22,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £56,250 £56,000
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% -

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 24 January 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 24 January 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 +17 5 £39,500 +23.44% 6
Newport -2 5 £40,000 +14.29% 2
Torfaen - 2 - -
Bridgend - 2 £40,000 -
Legal
Wales

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 6 (40.00%) SQL
2 4 (26.67%) C#
2 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (26.67%) DevOps
3 3 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 3 (20.00%) SDLC
3 3 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (20.00%) OO
3 3 (20.00%) Finance
3 3 (20.00%) MVC
3 3 (20.00%) .NET
3 3 (20.00%) IIS
3 3 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 3 (20.00%) Web Services
3 3 (20.00%) XML
3 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (13.33%) ITIL
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (13.33%) Military
4 2 (13.33%) Law
4 2 (13.33%) Asset Management
4 2 (13.33%) Data Management
4 2 (13.33%) Document Management
4 2 (13.33%) Software Asset Management
4 2 (13.33%) Software Licensing

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 (20.00%) IIS
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Ethernet
1 1 (6.67%) LAN
1 1 (6.67%) SMS
1 1 (6.67%) VPN
1 1 (6.67%) WAN
1 1 (6.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) MySQL
2 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.67%) QlikView
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.67%) JIRA
2 1 (6.67%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (6.67%) RequisitePro
2 1 (6.67%) Selenium
2 1 (6.67%) Subversion
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Law
2 2 (13.33%) Military
3 1 (6.67%) Advertising
3 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (20.00%) .NET Software Engineer
1 3 (20.00%) C# Software Engineer
1 3 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 3 (20.00%) Software Engineer
1 3 (20.00%) Web Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Administrator
2 2 (13.33%) DBA
2 2 (13.33%) Developer
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Technician
3 1 (6.67%) Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) IT Support Technician
3 1 (6.67%) PHP Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior PHP Developer
3 1 (6.67%) SQL DBA
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Support Technician
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) .NET
1 3 (20.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (20.00%) Web Services
1 3 (20.00%) XML
2 1 (6.67%) CSS
2 1 (6.67%) HTML
2 1 (6.67%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.67%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (26.67%) DevOps
2 3 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 3 (20.00%) MVC
2 3 (20.00%) OO
2 3 (20.00%) SDLC
2 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (13.33%) Asset Management
3 2 (13.33%) Data Management
3 2 (13.33%) Document Management
3 2 (13.33%) ITIL
3 2 (13.33%) Software Asset Management
3 2 (13.33%) Software Licensing
4 1 (6.67%) Contingency Planning
4 1 (6.67%) Issue Tracking
4 1 (6.67%) Line Management
4 1 (6.67%) Microservices
4 1 (6.67%) Service Design
4 1 (6.67%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) SQL
2 4 (26.67%) C#
3 1 (6.67%) Go
3 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.67%) PHP
3 1 (6.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
1 1 (6.67%) IIBA
1 1 (6.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) Cadence
3 1 (6.67%) Citrix
3 1 (6.67%) Facebook
3 1 (6.67%) Google
3 1 (6.67%) VMware