Legal Jobs in the South West

Legal
England > South West

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Legal over the 6 months to 15 April 2024 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

6 months to
15 Apr 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 116 33 103
Rank change year-on-year -83 +70 -14
Permanent jobs citing Legal 222 564 258
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 2.47% 7.67% 3.27%
As % of the General category 4.57% 11.66% 5.48%
Number of salaries quoted 144 164 159
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,250 £29,924
25th Percentile £33,313 £35,750 £32,836
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £45,250 £45,041
Median % change year-on-year -11.60% +0.47% +23.40%
75th Percentile £60,000 £54,004 £67,266
90th Percentile £68,000 £65,000 £90,000
England median annual salary £52,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -5.45% - -

All General Skills
South West

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 the South West with a requirement for common skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 4,855 4,836 4,712
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 54.00% 65.78% 59.71%
Number of salaries quoted 3,375 2,521 2,980
10th Percentile £26,250 £28,250 £28,750
25th Percentile £32,500 £36,250 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £50,000 £48,638
Median % change year-on-year -5.00% +2.80% +8.08%
75th Percentile £61,250 £65,000 £64,106
90th Percentile £75,000 £77,750 £77,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £60,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -13.22% +0.83% +4.35%

Legal
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Legal as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Legal in the South West

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Salary Trend in the South West

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Legal in the South West.

Salary trend for Legal in the South West

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Salary Histogram in the South West

Salary distribution for jobs citing Legal in the South West over the 6 months to 15 April 2024.

Salary histogram for Legal in the South West

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Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Legal within the South West region over the 6 months to 15 April 2024. 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
Jobs
Bristol -27 109 £47,500 -2.06% 41
Devon -2 38 £40,000 +6.67% 25
Dorset -20 35 £35,000 +7.69% 12
Somerset -43 14 £33,500 -25.56% 15
Gloucestershire -76 14 £39,882 -0.30% 16
Wiltshire -61 12 £30,000 -31.43% 8
Cornwall -10 1 £31,250 -32.80% 5
Legal
England

Legal
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 16 (7.21%) Microsoft Exchange
1 16 (7.21%) SharePoint
2 14 (6.31%) SAS
3 4 (1.80%) Confluence
4 1 (0.45%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 17 (7.66%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (5.41%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (1.80%) SOLIDWORKS
3 4 (1.80%) Trello
4 2 (0.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (3.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.80%) Elite 3E
3 2 (0.90%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.45%) iTrent
Cloud Services
1 43 (19.37%) Azure
2 29 (13.06%) Microsoft 365
3 24 (10.81%) Entra ID
4 19 (8.56%) Power Platform
5 17 (7.66%) WhatsApp
6 12 (5.41%) Azure DevOps
7 11 (4.95%) Dynamics 365
8 9 (4.05%) Power Automate
9 6 (2.70%) PowerApps
10 4 (1.80%) AWS
10 4 (1.80%) Slack
11 2 (0.90%) Azure Sentinel
11 2 (0.90%) GitHub
11 2 (0.90%) SaaS
12 1 (0.45%) Azure Cosmos DB
12 1 (0.45%) Azure Data Factory
12 1 (0.45%) GCP
12 1 (0.45%) Snowflake
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.95%) Firewall
2 8 (3.60%) DNS
3 6 (2.70%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (2.25%) VPN
5 4 (1.80%) LAN
5 4 (1.80%) TCP/IP
5 4 (1.80%) VLAN
5 4 (1.80%) Wireless
6 3 (1.35%) WAN
7 2 (0.90%) ADSL
7 2 (0.90%) DHCP
7 2 (0.90%) Ethernet
7 2 (0.90%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (0.90%) Network Security
7 2 (0.90%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (0.90%) RS-232
7 2 (0.90%) SAN
7 2 (0.90%) VoIP
8 1 (0.45%) Intranet
8 1 (0.45%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (7.66%) Power BI
2 11 (4.95%) SQL Server
3 10 (4.50%) Tableau
4 7 (3.15%) QlikView
5 6 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (2.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (1.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.90%) MySQL
8 2 (0.90%) OLTP
8 2 (0.90%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.45%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 12 (5.41%) JIRA
2 9 (4.05%) Git
3 6 (2.70%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 91 (40.99%) Finance
2 51 (22.97%) Social Skills
3 48 (21.62%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 46 (20.72%) Banking
5 44 (19.82%) Law
6 30 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
7 23 (10.36%) Marketing
8 21 (9.46%) Investment Banking
9 17 (7.66%) Manufacturing
10 13 (5.86%) Retail
11 12 (5.41%) Public Sector
11 12 (5.41%) Publishing
12 10 (4.50%) Local Government
12 10 (4.50%) Organisational Skills
13 7 (3.15%) Front Office
14 5 (2.25%) Military
15 3 (1.35%) Automotive
15 3 (1.35%) Brand Awareness
15 3 (1.35%) Influencing Skills
16 2 (0.90%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (17.57%) Analyst
2 30 (13.51%) Senior
3 20 (9.01%) IT Engineer
4 18 (8.11%) Developer
5 17 (7.66%) IT Support
6 13 (5.86%) Senior Analyst
6 13 (5.86%) Support Engineer
7 11 (4.95%) IT Support Engineer
8 10 (4.50%) Data Manager
8 10 (4.50%) Project Manager
9 9 (4.05%) Graduate
9 9 (4.05%) Lead
9 9 (4.05%) Service Analyst
10 8 (3.60%) Architect
10 8 (3.60%) Data Analyst
10 8 (3.60%) Senior Developer
11 7 (3.15%) Delivery Manager
11 7 (3.15%) Financial Analyst
12 6 (2.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 6 (2.70%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.50%) HTML
2 9 (4.05%) .NET
3 8 (3.60%) CSS
3 8 (3.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 7 (3.15%) .NET Framework
4 7 (3.15%) Pandas
5 6 (2.70%) AngularJS
5 6 (2.70%) WPF
5 6 (2.70%) XML
5 6 (2.70%) XSD
5 6 (2.70%) XSLT
6 2 (0.90%) ASP.NET
6 2 (0.90%) jQuery
7 1 (0.45%) .NET Core
7 1 (0.45%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (0.45%) JSON
7 1 (0.45%) OAuth
7 1 (0.45%) Tailwind CSS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (6.76%) Credit Risk
1 15 (6.76%) Management Information System
2 10 (4.50%) Life Science
3 9 (4.05%) Driving Licence
4 8 (3.60%) iPhone
5 7 (3.15%) Credit Derivative
5 7 (3.15%) Derivative
5 7 (3.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 7 (3.15%) Product Ownership
6 6 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (2.70%) Onboarding
6 6 (2.70%) Operational Technology
7 5 (2.25%) Cloud Native
8 4 (1.80%) Reinsurance
8 4 (1.80%) Renewable Energy
8 4 (1.80%) Self-Motivation
9 3 (1.35%) Algorithms
9 3 (1.35%) Data Centre
9 3 (1.35%) Market Risk
9 3 (1.35%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 32 (14.41%) Windows
2 14 (6.31%) Apple iOS
3 13 (5.86%) Windows 10
4 8 (3.60%) Android
5 5 (2.25%) Windows Server
6 4 (1.80%) Mac OS
7 2 (0.90%) Linux
7 2 (0.90%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.45%) Robot Operating System
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (22.52%) Agile
2 44 (19.82%) Problem-Solving
3 38 (17.12%) Risk Management
4 34 (15.32%) Customer Service
5 27 (12.16%) Analytics
6 23 (10.36%) Process Improvement
7 22 (9.91%) Project Management
8 19 (8.56%) ITIL
9 18 (8.11%) Business Intelligence
9 18 (8.11%) Coaching
9 18 (8.11%) Data Analysis
9 18 (8.11%) ERP
10 16 (7.21%) Business Strategy
10 16 (7.21%) Service Management
11 15 (6.76%) Data Protection
12 14 (6.31%) Data Governance
12 14 (6.31%) Matrix Management
12 14 (6.31%) Visualisation
13 13 (5.86%) Data Privacy
13 13 (5.86%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 18 (8.11%) SQL
2 15 (6.76%) JavaScript
3 14 (6.31%) Python
4 11 (4.95%) C#
4 11 (4.95%) PowerShell
5 8 (3.60%) T-SQL
6 7 (3.15%) Ruby
7 6 (2.70%) TypeScript
8 5 (2.25%) Data Analysis Expressions
9 3 (1.35%) R
10 2 (0.90%) C
11 1 (0.45%) Java
11 1 (0.45%) PHP
11 1 (0.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 65 (29.28%) Degree
2 13 (5.86%) Security Cleared
3 12 (5.41%) Master's Degree
4 10 (4.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (4.05%) MBA
6 8 (3.60%) Computer Science Degree
6 8 (3.60%) MCP
7 5 (2.25%) HNC
8 4 (1.80%) CISSP
8 4 (1.80%) SC Cleared
9 3 (1.35%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.90%) CCNA
10 2 (0.90%) CISM
10 2 (0.90%) CompTIA CySA+
10 2 (0.90%) CompTIA Security+
10 2 (0.90%) CRISC
10 2 (0.90%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.90%) MCITP
10 2 (0.90%) MCSE
10 2 (0.90%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (7.21%) Data Quality
2 15 (6.76%) GDPR
3 12 (5.41%) QA
4 11 (4.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (4.05%) Cyber Essentials
6 6 (2.70%) SLA
7 4 (1.80%) IFRS
7 4 (1.80%) IFRS 9
8 2 (0.90%) HIPAA
8 2 (0.90%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.90%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.90%) SOC 2
9 1 (0.45%) GRC
9 1 (0.45%) IEC 62304
9 1 (0.45%) ISO 13485
9 1 (0.45%) NIST
System Software
1 21 (9.46%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.35%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.90%) Virtual Desktop
4 2 (0.90%) XenApp
4 2 (0.90%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 22 (9.91%) SCCM
2 12 (5.41%) Microsoft Intune
3 4 (1.80%) Jamf Pro
3 4 (1.80%) Single Sign-On
4 2 (0.90%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.45%) Nessus
5 1 (0.45%) Terraform
Vendors
1 65 (29.28%) Microsoft
2 13 (5.86%) iManage
3 10 (4.50%) Alteryx
4 8 (3.60%) Apple
4 8 (3.60%) IBM
5 7 (3.15%) Citrix
6 5 (2.25%) HP
6 5 (2.25%) VMware
7 3 (1.35%) Cisco
7 3 (1.35%) Oracle
7 3 (1.35%) Pega
7 3 (1.35%) SAP
7 3 (1.35%) UiPath
8 2 (0.90%) Acronis
8 2 (0.90%) Datto
8 2 (0.90%) Draytek
8 2 (0.90%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.45%) Google
9 1 (0.45%) Progress
9 1 (0.45%) Sage