Period
to 17 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Legal over the 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Legal
UK > Wales
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 119 145 137
Rank change year-on-year +26 -8 -29
Permanent jobs citing Legal 21 16 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.03% 0.60% 0.54%
As % of the General category 2.83% 1.55% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 16 16 11
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £34,750 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.30% +15.83% -22.58%
10th Percentile £33,875 £17,875 £21,250
90th Percentile £54,237 £41,875 £62,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.09% +4.30%

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 Wales with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 741 1032 1098
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 36.23% 38.70% 39.68%
Number of salaries quoted 613 877 941
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.27% +5.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £23,500 £22,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £56,450 £56,250
UK median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.00% - -

Legal
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing Legal as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Legal in Wales

Legal
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Legal in Wales

Legal
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Legal in Wales over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Legal in Wales

Legal
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Legal within the Wales region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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
South Wales +27 15 £41,250 +18.71% 2
North Wales - 3 £42,500 - 1
West Wales - 1 £37,500 -
Legal
UK

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Wales region with a requirement for Legal.

1 7 (33.33%) SQL
2 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (23.81%) Software Engineering
3 5 (23.81%) Finance
4 4 (19.05%) MVC
4 4 (19.05%) .NET
4 4 (19.05%) C#
4 4 (19.05%) ITIL
4 4 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (19.05%) DevOps
4 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (19.05%) SDLC
5 3 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (14.29%) Virtual Environments
5 3 (14.29%) .NET Framework
5 3 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (14.29%) Wireless
5 3 (14.29%) Web Services
5 3 (14.29%) XML
5 3 (14.29%) IIS
5 3 (14.29%) Visual Studio
5 3 (14.29%) OO
5 3 (14.29%) Law
6 2 (9.52%) Intranet
6 2 (9.52%) Project Management
6 2 (9.52%) DHCP
6 2 (9.52%) Military
6 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (9.52%) Windows

Legal
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 (14.29%) IIS
2 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) Wireless
2 2 (9.52%) DHCP
2 2 (9.52%) Intranet
2 2 (9.52%) VLAN
2 2 (9.52%) Wireshark
3 1 (4.76%) Ethernet
3 1 (4.76%) LAN
3 1 (4.76%) SMS
3 1 (4.76%) VPN
3 1 (4.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (4.76%) MySQL
2 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.76%) QlikView
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.76%) JIRA
2 1 (4.76%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (4.76%) RequisitePro
2 1 (4.76%) Subversion
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Law
3 2 (9.52%) Military
4 1 (4.76%) Advertising
4 1 (4.76%) Marketing
4 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Software Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) .NET Software Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) C# Software Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Developer
2 3 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Web Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Administrator
3 2 (9.52%) Consultant
3 2 (9.52%) DBA
3 2 (9.52%) Java Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Java Software Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle DBA
3 2 (9.52%) Principal Consultant
3 2 (9.52%) Principal Technical Consultant
3 2 (9.52%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (9.52%) Unified Communications Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (4.76%) Development Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) .NET
2 3 (14.29%) .NET Framework
2 3 (14.29%) Web Services
2 3 (14.29%) XML
3 2 (9.52%) Spring
4 1 (4.76%) CSS
4 1 (4.76%) HTML
4 1 (4.76%) jQuery
4 1 (4.76%) Symfony
4 1 (4.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (4.76%) WCF
4 1 (4.76%) WinForms
4 1 (4.76%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.76%) Fintech
2 1 (4.76%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Linux
2 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (23.81%) Software Engineering
3 4 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (19.05%) DevOps
3 4 (19.05%) ITIL
3 4 (19.05%) MVC
3 4 (19.05%) SDLC
4 3 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (14.29%) OO
4 3 (14.29%) Virtual Environments
5 2 (9.52%) Asset Management
5 2 (9.52%) Data Management
5 2 (9.52%) Data Protection
5 2 (9.52%) Document Management
5 2 (9.52%) Project Management
5 2 (9.52%) Software Asset Management
5 2 (9.52%) Software Licensing
5 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.76%) Line Management
6 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) SQL
2 4 (19.05%) C#
3 2 (9.52%) Java
3 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.76%) Go
4 1 (4.76%) PHP
4 1 (4.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) MCP
2 1 (4.76%) CISA
2 1 (4.76%) CISM
2 1 (4.76%) CISMP
2 1 (4.76%) CISSP
2 1 (4.76%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) IIBA
2 1 (4.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) GDPR
1 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) Mitel
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle
3 1 (4.76%) Cadence
3 1 (4.76%) Citrix
3 1 (4.76%) Facebook
3 1 (4.76%) Google
3 1 (4.76%) VMware