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 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Legal
Wales / South Wales
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 75 87
Rank change year-on-year +12 +12  
Permanent jobs citing Legal 7 16 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.96% 1.43% 1.12%
As % of the General category 2.30% 3.64% 2.67%
Number of salaries quoted 6 16 9
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,750 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £53,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -1.11% +5.88%  

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 South Wales with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
South Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 304 440 524
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 41.76% 39.32% 42.09%
Number of salaries quoted 257 372 444
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.65% +9.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £29,129
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Legal
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales 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 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
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 3 months to 23 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
Cardiff 0 6 £45,000 +12.50%
Newport - 1 £50,000 -
Legal
Wales

For the 6 months to 23 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Legal.

1 6 (46.15%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (30.77%) SQL
4 3 (23.08%) .NET
4 3 (23.08%) ITIL
4 3 (23.08%) ECDL
4 3 (23.08%) CISA
4 3 (23.08%) Finance
4 3 (23.08%) Law
4 3 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (23.08%) COBIT
4 3 (23.08%) CITP
4 3 (23.08%) Time Management
4 3 (23.08%) Data Protection
4 3 (23.08%) User Experience
4 3 (23.08%) Case Management
5 2 (15.38%) Master's Degree
5 2 (15.38%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
5 2 (15.38%) Degree
5 2 (15.38%) Skype
5 2 (15.38%) SDLC
5 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (15.38%) High Availability
5 2 (15.38%) Tableau
5 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
5 2 (15.38%) Document Management
5 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (15.38%) TDD

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 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.69%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Skype
2 1 (7.69%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (7.69%) MSTest
2 1 (7.69%) Selenium
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
1 3 (23.08%) Law
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) .NET Developer
2 2 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (15.38%) C# Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Development Manager
2 2 (15.38%) IT Trainer
2 2 (15.38%) Trainer
3 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Data Centre Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Data Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Legal IT Trainer
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Trainer
3 1 (7.69%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) CSS
2 1 (7.69%) HTML
2 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) User Experience
2 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (23.08%) Case Management
3 3 (23.08%) Data Protection
3 3 (23.08%) ITIL
3 3 (23.08%) Time Management
4 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (15.38%) CRM
4 2 (15.38%) Data Modelling
4 2 (15.38%) Document Management
4 2 (15.38%) High Availability
4 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
4 2 (15.38%) OO
4 2 (15.38%) SDLC
4 2 (15.38%) TDD
5 1 (7.69%) Direct Marketing
5 1 (7.69%) Mathematics
5 1 (7.69%) Project Planning
5 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
5 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) C#
3 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) CISA
1 3 (23.08%) CITP
1 3 (23.08%) ECDL
2 2 (15.38%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (15.38%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) COBIT
1 3 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (7.69%) PMO
2 1 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Tableau
3 1 (7.69%) Google