The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Legal
Hampshire / Southampton
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 81 86
Rank change year-on-year +10 +5  
Permanent jobs citing Legal 2 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 0.31% 0.86% 0.63%
As % of the General category 1.12% 3.47% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 6
Median salary £85,000 £55,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +54.54% -21.42%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.55% -  

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 Southampton with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Southampton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 179 202 257
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 28.19% 24.85% 27.02%
Number of salaries quoted 155 184 179
Median salary £41,500 £46,750 £46,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.22% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,700 £25,900 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £80,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Legal
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Southampton 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 Southampton

Legal
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Salary trend for Legal in Southampton

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Legal.

1 5 (50.00%) IT Strategy
1 5 (50.00%) Law
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Case Management
2 2 (20.00%) Business Process Analysis
2 2 (20.00%) Visualfiles
3 1 (10.00%) COBIT
3 1 (10.00%) Information Assurance
3 1 (10.00%) Budget Control
3 1 (10.00%) CRISC
3 1 (10.00%) CISA
3 1 (10.00%) CISM
3 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) Change Management
3 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (10.00%) Finance
3 1 (10.00%) CISSP
3 1 (10.00%) BCP
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Validation
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management

Legal
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Visualfiles
General
1 5 (50.00%) Law
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Head of IT
2 2 (20.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) IT Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Head of IT Security
3 1 (10.00%) Head of Security
3 1 (10.00%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Junior
3 1 (10.00%) Junior IT Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Junior IT Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Junior Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) IT Strategy
2 2 (20.00%) Business Process Analysis
2 2 (20.00%) Case Management
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) BCP
3 1 (10.00%) Budget Control
3 1 (10.00%) Change Management
3 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (10.00%) Information Assurance
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (10.00%) Validation
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) CISA
1 1 (10.00%) CISM
1 1 (10.00%) CISSP
1 1 (10.00%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) COBIT