Period
to 17 February 2019

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 17 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Legal
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
17 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 96 93 116
Rank change year-on-year -3 +23 +1
Permanent jobs citing Legal 13 15 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.88% 1.10% 0.84%
As % of the General category 2.49% 2.77% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 13 13 16
South Wales median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £32,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +29.77% +9.17%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,900 £19,375
90th Percentile £55,000 £84,000 £43,750
Wales median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £32,750
% change year-on-year - +37.40% +9.17%

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 522 541 825
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 35.49% 39.55% 43.19%
Number of salaries quoted 423 465 707
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £28,000 £25,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £60,000 £57,500
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 17 February 2019.

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 17 February 2019. 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 +1 13 £45,000 +2.86% 13
Legal
Wales

For the 6 months to 17 February 2019, 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 5 (38.46%) IT Strategy
1 5 (38.46%) Problem-Solving
2 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (23.08%) MVC
3 3 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
3 3 (23.08%) Migration
3 3 (23.08%) Scrum
3 3 (23.08%) C#
3 3 (23.08%) .NET
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
4 1 (7.69%) Project Management
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) SQL
4 1 (7.69%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (7.69%) Resource Allocation
4 1 (7.69%) PMO
4 1 (7.69%) Finance
4 1 (7.69%) Marketing
4 1 (7.69%) Project Planning

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 (23.08%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Development Manager
1 5 (38.46%) Head of Development
1 5 (38.46%) Head of Software Development
1 5 (38.46%) Software Development Manager
1 5 (38.46%) Software Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Project Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Software Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Procurement Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Procurement Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) PMO Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Service Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) IT Strategy
1 5 (38.46%) Problem-Solving
2 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (23.08%) Migration
3 3 (23.08%) MVC
3 3 (23.08%) Scrum
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) Project Management
4 1 (7.69%) Project Planning
4 1 (7.69%) Resource Allocation
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) C#
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) PMO