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 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Legal
UK / Wales
Rank 93 78 101
Rank change year-on-year -15 +23  
Permanent jobs citing Legal 7 26 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.63% 1.87% 0.38%
As % of the General category 1.56% 4.34% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 6 18 5
Median salary £31,625 £32,679 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.22% -34.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £60,000 £60,000
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 Wales with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 450 599 516
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 40.72% 42.97% 39.33%
Number of salaries quoted 371 475 449
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,900 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Legal
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales 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 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

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Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Legal in Wales over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Legal in Wales

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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 3 months to 24 March 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
South Wales -7 6 £31,625 -12.75%
Mid Wales - 1 - -
Legal
UK

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 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 Wales region with a requirement for Legal.

1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
1 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (21.05%) Visualfiles
2 4 (21.05%) Data Protection
3 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
3 3 (15.79%) C#
3 3 (15.79%) SQL
3 3 (15.79%) Data Modelling
3 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
3 3 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (15.79%) Change Control
3 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (15.79%) SDLC
4 2 (10.53%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
4 2 (10.53%) Skype
4 2 (10.53%) Asset Management
4 2 (10.53%) Scrum
4 2 (10.53%) VMware
4 2 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (10.53%) iManage
4 2 (10.53%) Records Management
4 2 (10.53%) Case Management
4 2 (10.53%) Tableau
4 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
4 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
4 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio Team System
4 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
4 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio

Legal
Top Related 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 2 (10.53%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) Firewall
1 2 (10.53%) Remote Desktop
1 2 (10.53%) Skype
2 1 (5.26%) Ethernet
2 1 (5.26%) FTP
2 1 (5.26%) LDAP
2 1 (5.26%) Network Security
2 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio
2 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Law
2 1 (5.26%) Marketing
2 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (21.05%) Analyst
1 4 (21.05%) Developer
2 2 (10.53%) .NET Developer
2 2 (10.53%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 2 (10.53%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
2 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 2 (10.53%) Architect
2 2 (10.53%) Information Manager
2 2 (10.53%) IT Trainer
2 2 (10.53%) Records Manager
2 2 (10.53%) Support Analyst
2 2 (10.53%) Trainer
3 1 (5.26%) AIX Administrator
3 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) IT Architect
3 1 (5.26%) Junior .NET Developer
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Trainer
3 1 (5.26%) Network Architect
3 1 (5.26%) Solaris Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) .NET
1 2 (10.53%) XSLT
2 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Clustering
2 1 (5.26%) LPAR
2 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
1 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
2 1 (5.26%) AIX
2 1 (5.26%) CentOS
2 1 (5.26%) Debian
2 1 (5.26%) HPUX
2 1 (5.26%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Solaris
2 1 (5.26%) Ubuntu
2 1 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (21.05%) Data Protection
3 3 (15.79%) Change Control
3 3 (15.79%) Data Modelling
3 3 (15.79%) SDLC
3 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (10.53%) Asset Management
4 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (10.53%) Case Management
4 2 (10.53%) Information Security
4 2 (10.53%) ITIL
4 2 (10.53%) Records Management
4 2 (10.53%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (10.53%) Scrum
5 1 (5.26%) Business Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) Data Management
5 1 (5.26%) Direct Marketing
5 1 (5.26%) Mathematics
5 1 (5.26%) Supplier Management
5 1 (5.26%) Supply Chain Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) C#
1 3 (15.79%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) CISA
1 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) CCNP
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.26%) CISM
2 1 (5.26%) CISSP
2 1 (5.26%) CITP
2 1 (5.26%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) DV Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) ECDL
2 1 (5.26%) ISEB
2 1 (5.26%) MCP
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.26%) COBIT
2 1 (5.26%) ISO19770
2 1 (5.26%) RMADS
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) iManage
2 2 (10.53%) Tableau
2 2 (10.53%) VMware
3 1 (5.26%) Blue Coat
3 1 (5.26%) BMC
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco
3 1 (5.26%) F5
3 1 (5.26%) Fortinet
3 1 (5.26%) Google
3 1 (5.26%) HP
3 1 (5.26%) IBM
3 1 (5.26%) Intel Security
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle
3 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.26%) Snow