Period
to 16 January 2018

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

Legal
England > South West
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 191 257 179
Rank change year-on-year +66 -78 -19
Permanent jobs citing Legal 149 90 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.48% 0.86% 1.62%
As % of the General category 4.68% 2.55% 3.93%
Number of salaries quoted 109 50 115
South West median annual salary £40,000 £47,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.79% +13.10% +23.53%
10th Percentile £23,750 £25,125 £25,000
90th Percentile £53,250 £67,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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.

All General Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 3,185 3,534 4,702
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 31.65% 33.63% 41.20%
Number of salaries quoted 2,576 2,844 3,707
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.43% +3.75%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £72,500 £66,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.96% +4.00% -

Legal
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

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 6 months to 16 January 2018.

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 6 months to 16 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
Bristol +39 106 £40,000 -11.11% 7
Somerset +9 12 £24,500 -45.56% 4
Dorset -20 9 £31,500 -51.54% 5
Wiltshire +4 8 £50,000 -16.67% 8
Gloucestershire +20 4 £35,000 -18.24% 2
Devon +17 4 £44,750 - 11
Cornwall - 4 £22,500 - 2
Legal
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 65 (43.62%) Law
2 57 (38.26%) Windows
3 50 (33.56%) Finance
4 49 (32.89%) Microsoft
5 45 (30.20%) Windows 7
6 43 (28.86%) SQL Server
7 34 (22.82%) SQL
8 32 (21.48%) ITIL
9 28 (18.79%) SharePoint
9 28 (18.79%) T-SQL
9 28 (18.79%) Workflow
10 27 (18.12%) Visualfiles
10 27 (18.12%) Microsoft Office
11 26 (17.45%) Active Directory
12 22 (14.77%) Windows 10
12 22 (14.77%) iManage
13 20 (13.42%) VMware
14 18 (12.08%) Agile Software Development
15 15 (10.07%) Performance Management
15 15 (10.07%) Windows Server 2008
15 15 (10.07%) Windows Server 2012
15 15 (10.07%) Mentoring
16 14 (9.40%) Blackberry
16 14 (9.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 14 (9.40%) TCP/IP
17 13 (8.72%) DNS
17 13 (8.72%) SLA
17 13 (8.72%) Firewall
17 13 (8.72%) Business Analysis
17 13 (8.72%) Degree

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 28 (18.79%) SharePoint
2 14 (9.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 11 (7.38%) Skype for Business
4 4 (2.68%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.34%) Confluence
5 2 (1.34%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.67%) Apache
6 1 (0.67%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.67%) CMS
6 1 (0.67%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.67%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.67%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.67%) Umbraco
Applications
1 27 (18.12%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (5.37%) MS Visio
3 6 (4.03%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (2.01%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (1.34%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 27 (18.12%) Visualfiles
2 2 (1.34%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (1.34%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.70%) Office 365
2 4 (2.68%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.68%) Google Analytics
2 4 (2.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.34%) IBM Blueworks
3 2 (1.34%) Slack
3 2 (1.34%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (0.67%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (0.67%) IaaS
4 1 (0.67%) PaaS
4 1 (0.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (9.40%) TCP/IP
2 13 (8.72%) DNS
2 13 (8.72%) Firewall
3 11 (7.38%) DHCP
4 9 (6.04%) Extranet
5 6 (4.03%) Remote Desktop
5 6 (4.03%) Wireless
6 5 (3.36%) Skype
6 5 (3.36%) VLAN
7 4 (2.68%) Ethernet
8 3 (2.01%) VoIP
9 2 (1.34%) ADSL
9 2 (1.34%) LAN
9 2 (1.34%) MPLS
9 2 (1.34%) PSTN
9 2 (1.34%) SAN
9 2 (1.34%) SMTP
9 2 (1.34%) VRRP
9 2 (1.34%) WAN
9 2 (1.34%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (28.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.01%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (1.34%) NoSQL
3 2 (1.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.67%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (0.67%) Big Data
4 1 (0.67%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.67%) HBase
4 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (2.68%) JIRA
1 4 (2.68%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (2.01%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (1.34%) Cucumber
3 2 (1.34%) Gatling
3 2 (1.34%) GitLab
3 2 (1.34%) Jasmine
3 2 (1.34%) JMeter
3 2 (1.34%) Maven
3 2 (1.34%) Mockito
3 2 (1.34%) Protractor
3 2 (1.34%) Robot Framework
3 2 (1.34%) Selenium
3 2 (1.34%) SoapUI
3 2 (1.34%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (1.34%) TestComplete
3 2 (1.34%) The Grinder
3 2 (1.34%) WebDriver
3 2 (1.34%) Zephyr
General
1 65 (43.62%) Law
2 50 (33.56%) Finance
3 11 (7.38%) Manufacturing
4 9 (6.04%) Retail
5 6 (4.03%) Games
6 5 (3.36%) Aerospace
6 5 (3.36%) Marketing
7 4 (2.68%) Banking
7 4 (2.68%) Telecoms
8 3 (2.01%) Electronics
9 2 (1.34%) Advertising
9 2 (1.34%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 52 (34.90%) Analyst
2 20 (13.42%) Business Analyst
3 15 (10.07%) Applications Manager
3 15 (10.07%) Applications Support
3 15 (10.07%) Applications Support Manager
3 15 (10.07%) Support Manager
4 13 (8.72%) Senior Analyst
4 13 (8.72%) Service Analyst
4 13 (8.72%) Service Desk Analyst
5 12 (8.05%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
5 12 (8.05%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
5 12 (8.05%) IT Support
5 12 (8.05%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
6 11 (7.38%) Workflow Engineer
7 9 (6.04%) Architect
8 8 (5.37%) Developer
8 8 (5.37%) Legal Analyst
9 7 (4.70%) Junior
9 7 (4.70%) Support Analyst
9 7 (4.70%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.71%) Web Services
1 10 (6.71%) XML
2 7 (4.70%) .NET
3 4 (2.68%) CSS
3 4 (2.68%) HTML
3 4 (2.68%) REST
4 2 (1.34%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.34%) Dojo
4 2 (1.34%) DOM
4 2 (1.34%) Gherkin
4 2 (1.34%) jQuery
4 2 (1.34%) Nightwatchjs
4 2 (1.34%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (1.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (0.67%) HTML5
5 1 (0.67%) JSON
5 1 (0.67%) RESTful
5 1 (0.67%) SOAP
5 1 (0.67%) Spring
5 1 (0.67%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.40%) Blackberry
2 13 (8.72%) iPhone
3 11 (7.38%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (4.70%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.68%) CESG
5 4 (2.68%) Freedom of Information
5 4 (2.68%) Replication
6 3 (2.01%) Fintech
6 3 (2.01%) iPad
7 2 (1.34%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.34%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.34%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.34%) Robotics
7 2 (1.34%) Tandem
8 1 (0.67%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.67%) Eurex
8 1 (0.67%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.67%) User Experience
8 1 (0.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 57 (38.26%) Windows
2 45 (30.20%) Windows 7
3 22 (14.77%) Windows 10
4 15 (10.07%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (10.07%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (8.05%) Windows Server
6 3 (2.01%) Linux
7 2 (1.34%) Android
7 2 (1.34%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.67%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (21.48%) ITIL
2 28 (18.79%) Workflow
3 18 (12.08%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (10.07%) Mentoring
4 15 (10.07%) Performance Management
5 13 (8.72%) Business Analysis
6 12 (8.05%) Service Desk Management
6 12 (8.05%) Ticket Management
7 11 (7.38%) Business Intelligence
7 11 (7.38%) Data Modelling
7 11 (7.38%) Process Improvement
8 10 (6.71%) PRINCE2
9 8 (5.37%) Analytics
9 8 (5.37%) Contingency Planning
9 8 (5.37%) Information Security
9 8 (5.37%) Time Management
10 7 (4.70%) Case Management
10 7 (4.70%) Software Testing
10 7 (4.70%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (4.70%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 34 (22.82%) SQL
2 28 (18.79%) T-SQL
3 7 (4.70%) C#
3 7 (4.70%) JavaScript
4 5 (3.36%) C
4 5 (3.36%) Java
5 3 (2.01%) C++
6 2 (1.34%) COBOL
6 2 (1.34%) Groovy
6 2 (1.34%) Pascal
6 2 (1.34%) Python
6 2 (1.34%) Ruby
6 2 (1.34%) VB.NET
6 2 (1.34%) VBA
7 1 (0.67%) GraphQL
7 1 (0.67%) PHP
7 1 (0.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (8.72%) Degree
2 6 (4.03%) CESG Certified Professional
2 6 (4.03%) CISSP
3 5 (3.36%) ISEB
3 5 (3.36%) ISEB Practitioner
4 4 (2.68%) SANS
5 2 (1.34%) ACCA
5 2 (1.34%) CCNA
5 2 (1.34%) CCNP
5 2 (1.34%) CIMA
5 2 (1.34%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.34%) CISM
5 2 (1.34%) GIAC
5 2 (1.34%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (1.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (1.34%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.34%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.72%) SLA
2 6 (4.03%) PMO
3 5 (3.36%) DO-178B
3 5 (3.36%) ISO 22301
3 5 (3.36%) MIL-STD-1553
4 4 (2.68%) RMADS
5 3 (2.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (1.34%) Cyber Essentials
6 2 (1.34%) Data Quality
6 2 (1.34%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 2 (1.34%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.67%) GDPR
7 1 (0.67%) QA
System Software
1 26 (17.45%) Active Directory
2 9 (6.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.68%) vSphere
4 3 (2.01%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.34%) Docker
5 2 (1.34%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.67%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 4 (2.68%) SCCM
2 3 (2.01%) vCenter Server
2 3 (2.01%) WSUS
3 2 (1.34%) Backup Exec
3 2 (1.34%) Kubernetes
3 2 (1.34%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.34%) Puppet
4 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (0.67%) Simian Army
4 1 (0.67%) SnapMirror
4 1 (0.67%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 49 (32.89%) Microsoft
2 22 (14.77%) iManage
3 20 (13.42%) VMware
4 10 (6.71%) Veeam
5 6 (4.03%) Google
5 6 (4.03%) LexisNexis
6 5 (3.36%) Cisco
7 4 (2.68%) Citrix
7 4 (2.68%) IBM
7 4 (2.68%) SAP
8 3 (2.01%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.34%) CA
9 2 (1.34%) Capita
9 2 (1.34%) Lotus
9 2 (1.34%) Micro Focus
9 2 (1.34%) Mitel
9 2 (1.34%) Oracle
9 2 (1.34%) Pega
9 2 (1.34%) SolarWinds
9 2 (1.34%) webMethods