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 3 months to 28 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Legal
England / South West
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 162 199 193
Rank change year-on-year +37 -6  
Permanent jobs citing Legal 70 48 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.33% 0.84% 1.02%
As % of the General category 4.06% 2.24% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 49 38 37
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +26.86%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £29,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,750 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% -  

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 the South West with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1726 2143 2269
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 32.82% 37.62% 36.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1423 1715 1668
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,375
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.71%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £28,000 £25,150
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Legal
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 the South West

Legal
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Legal in the South West.

Salary trend for Legal in the South West

Legal
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Legal in the South West over the 3 months to 28 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Legal in the South West

Legal
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 3 months to 28 April 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
Bristol +13 44 £42,500 - 3
Gloucestershire +17 9 £37,500 -37.50%
Somerset -2 8 £70,000 +91.78%
Cornwall - 3 - -
Wiltshire +5 2 £41,250 -13.15% 1
Dorset - 2 £38,750 -
Devon -21 1 - -
Legal
England

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 West region with a requirement for Legal.

1 41 (41.84%) Finance
2 29 (29.59%) ITIL
3 27 (27.55%) Windows
4 26 (26.53%) Microsoft
5 25 (25.51%) Degree
6 22 (22.45%) Microsoft Office
7 21 (21.43%) Management Information System
8 20 (20.41%) Information Security
9 19 (19.39%) Active Directory
10 17 (17.35%) Risk Management
11 16 (16.33%) Law
11 16 (16.33%) Banking
11 16 (16.33%) Incident Management
11 16 (16.33%) Time Management
11 16 (16.33%) Security Cleared
12 14 (14.29%) DV Cleared
12 14 (14.29%) Service Delivery
12 14 (14.29%) Reverse Engineering
13 13 (13.27%) Windows 7
13 13 (13.27%) C
13 13 (13.27%) Agile Software Development
14 12 (12.24%) Computer Science
14 12 (12.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 12 (12.24%) Mentoring
14 12 (12.24%) Analytical Skills
15 10 (10.20%) Business Continuity
15 10 (10.20%) Business Development
15 10 (10.20%) Mathematics
15 10 (10.20%) Java
15 10 (10.20%) Linux

Legal
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 8 (8.16%) CMS
1 8 (8.16%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.10%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 5 (5.10%) MS Exchange
3 3 (3.06%) Apache
3 3 (3.06%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (2.04%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (2.04%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.02%) Liferay
5 1 (1.02%) Moodle
Applications
1 22 (22.45%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (6.12%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (6.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.02%) Lectora
Business Applications
1 3 (3.06%) Visualfiles
2 2 (2.04%) OpenText MBPM
3 1 (1.02%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (1.02%) SAP BPC
3 1 (1.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.18%) Intrusion Detection
2 6 (6.12%) Internet
2 6 (6.12%) LAN
2 6 (6.12%) WAN
3 4 (4.08%) Remote Desktop
4 3 (3.06%) Wireless
5 2 (2.04%) MPLS
5 2 (2.04%) Network Security
5 2 (2.04%) Skype
5 2 (2.04%) Unified Communications
5 2 (2.04%) VoIP
5 2 (2.04%) VPN
6 1 (1.02%) Firewall
6 1 (1.02%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.16%) Relational Database
2 6 (6.12%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.08%) RDBMS
4 3 (3.06%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (2.04%) Big Data
5 2 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.02%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.02%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (1.02%) SAP Data Services
6 1 (1.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (3.06%) Hudson
1 3 (3.06%) Jenkins
1 3 (3.06%) Maven
1 3 (3.06%) Metasploit
General
1 41 (41.84%) Finance
2 16 (16.33%) Banking
2 16 (16.33%) Law
3 10 (10.20%) Telecoms
4 6 (6.12%) Investment Banking
5 3 (3.06%) Electronics
6 2 (2.04%) Marketing
6 2 (2.04%) Retail
7 1 (1.02%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.02%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 27 (27.55%) Analyst
2 13 (13.27%) Consultant
3 11 (11.22%) Senior Analyst
4 10 (10.20%) Developer
5 8 (8.16%) Information Assurance Consultant
5 8 (8.16%) IT Manager
6 7 (7.14%) Service Analyst
6 7 (7.14%) Service Desk Analyst
7 6 (6.12%) Senior Test Analyst
7 6 (6.12%) Test Analyst
8 5 (5.10%) .NET Developer
8 5 (5.10%) Business Analyst
8 5 (5.10%) Information Manager
8 5 (5.10%) Information Security Manager
8 5 (5.10%) Security Manager
8 5 (5.10%) Senior .NET Developer
8 5 (5.10%) Senior Developer
8 5 (5.10%) Supplier Manager
8 5 (5.10%) Support Analyst
9 4 (4.08%) Training Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.16%) .NET
2 4 (4.08%) ASP.NET
2 4 (4.08%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (4.08%) ASP.NET Web API
2 4 (4.08%) Hibernate
2 4 (4.08%) Middleware
2 4 (4.08%) Spring
3 3 (3.06%) JDBC
3 3 (3.06%) Spring MVC
4 2 (2.04%) CSS
4 2 (2.04%) HTML
5 1 (1.02%) CSS3
5 1 (1.02%) HTML5
5 1 (1.02%) J2EE
5 1 (1.02%) jQuery
5 1 (1.02%) Servlets
5 1 (1.02%) SOAP
5 1 (1.02%) Vaadin
5 1 (1.02%) Web Services
5 1 (1.02%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (21.43%) Management Information System
2 12 (12.24%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (12.24%) Computer Science
3 5 (5.10%) Blackberry
4 4 (4.08%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (3.06%) e-Learning
5 3 (3.06%) Mainframe
5 3 (3.06%) User Experience
6 2 (2.04%) Freedom of Information
6 2 (2.04%) iPad
7 1 (1.02%) CESG
7 1 (1.02%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.02%) Handset
7 1 (1.02%) SCORM
7 1 (1.02%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 27 (27.55%) Windows
2 13 (13.27%) Windows 7
3 10 (10.20%) Linux
4 5 (5.10%) Windows Server
5 3 (3.06%) Android
5 3 (3.06%) Apple iOS
5 3 (3.06%) Mac OS X
5 3 (3.06%) Unix
5 3 (3.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (3.06%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.04%) Windows 10
6 2 (2.04%) Windows 8
6 2 (2.04%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.02%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (29.59%) ITIL
2 20 (20.41%) Information Security
3 17 (17.35%) Risk Management
4 16 (16.33%) Incident Management
4 16 (16.33%) Time Management
5 14 (14.29%) Reverse Engineering
5 14 (14.29%) Service Delivery
6 13 (13.27%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (12.24%) Mentoring
8 10 (10.20%) Business Continuity
8 10 (10.20%) Business Development
8 10 (10.20%) Mathematics
8 10 (10.20%) Security Management
9 9 (9.18%) Asset Management
9 9 (9.18%) Data Security
9 9 (9.18%) Disaster Recovery
9 9 (9.18%) Information Assurance
9 9 (9.18%) Network Architecture
9 9 (9.18%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 8 (8.16%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 13 (13.27%) C
2 10 (10.20%) Java
3 9 (9.18%) JavaScript
3 9 (9.18%) SQL
4 7 (7.14%) C#
5 5 (5.10%) C++
5 5 (5.10%) Python
6 3 (3.06%) Perl
6 3 (3.06%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.04%) MATLAB
8 1 (1.02%) PHP
8 1 (1.02%) RPG
8 1 (1.02%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.02%) VB
8 1 (1.02%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.02%) VB6
Qualifications
1 25 (25.51%) Degree
2 16 (16.33%) Security Cleared
3 14 (14.29%) DV Cleared
4 10 (10.20%) CISSP
5 9 (9.18%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (9.18%) CISM
6 8 (8.16%) CCNP
7 5 (5.10%) ISEB
8 3 (3.06%) CEH
8 3 (3.06%) CREST Certified
8 3 (3.06%) EC-Council LPT
8 3 (3.06%) ECSA
8 3 (3.06%) EnCE
8 3 (3.06%) GCFA
8 3 (3.06%) GIAC
8 3 (3.06%) GPEN
8 3 (3.06%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (2.04%) PhD
9 2 (2.04%) SC Cleared
10 1 (1.02%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (12.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (9.18%) SLA
3 8 (8.16%) Cyber Essentials
4 3 (3.06%) Data Quality
4 3 (3.06%) ISO19770
4 3 (3.06%) QA
5 1 (1.02%) PMO
5 1 (1.02%) RMADS
System Software
1 19 (19.39%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.06%) NDS
2 3 (3.06%) NetIQ eDirectory
Systems Management
1 3 (3.06%) EnCase
1 3 (3.06%) ServiceCenter
2 1 (1.02%) SCCM
Vendors
1 26 (26.53%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.16%) Cisco
3 6 (6.12%) iManage
3 6 (6.12%) Oracle
3 6 (6.12%) VMware
4 5 (5.10%) Avaya
4 5 (5.10%) Citrix
5 3 (3.06%) BMC
5 3 (3.06%) HP
5 3 (3.06%) IBM
5 3 (3.06%) Snow
6 2 (2.04%) Hummingbird
6 2 (2.04%) SAP
7 1 (1.02%) Cognos
7 1 (1.02%) Mitel
7 1 (1.02%) Red Box
Bristol, Avon
Douglas-Scott
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Good Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Wiltshire
Capita
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Streamline Connections
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus, Corporate Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Good Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago