Period
to 25 April 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Law in permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Law over the 6 months to 25 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Law
England > West Midlands
6 months to
25 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 263 278 241
Rank change year-on-year +15 -37 -46
Permanent jobs citing Law 50 35 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.52% 0.36% 0.83%
As % of the General category 1.37% 0.97% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 28 31 76
West Midlands median annual salary £37,250 £36,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.05% +4.29% -36.36%
10th Percentile £24,325 £19,250 £21,000
90th Percentile £59,550 £70,000 £62,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - -4.76% +10.53%

Law 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 West Midlands with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 3,659 3,616 4,323
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 37.98% 37.46% 37.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2,795 2,867 3,348
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.66% -3.53% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,001 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +0.00% -

Law
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Law as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Law in the West Midlands

Law
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Law in the West Midlands

Law
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Law in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 25 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Law in the West Midlands

Law
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Law within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 25 April 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
Birmingham -8 30 £37,500 +5.63% 5
Worcestershire +33 6 £30,000 -17.81%
Solihull +9 4 £50,000 +156.41%
Warwickshire +1 3 £25,000 -41.18% 1
Staffordshire 0 3 - - 5
Coventry -9 1 £52,500 -38.24% 1
Walsall - 1 £53,500 -
Law
England

For the 6 months to 25 April 2018, IT jobs citing Law also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Law.

1 13 (26.00%) Microsoft
1 13 (26.00%) Legal
1 13 (26.00%) Problem-Solving
2 12 (24.00%) ITIL
2 12 (24.00%) PRINCE2
3 11 (22.00%) VMware
4 10 (20.00%) Finance
4 10 (20.00%) SQL
4 10 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (18.00%) Data Centre
5 9 (18.00%) Transition Management
5 9 (18.00%) Windows
5 9 (18.00%) MS Exchange
5 9 (18.00%) ISEB
5 9 (18.00%) Service Management
6 8 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (16.00%) SharePoint
7 7 (14.00%) C#
7 7 (14.00%) Project Management
7 7 (14.00%) ISEB Practitioner
7 7 (14.00%) Degree
7 7 (14.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 7 (14.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (12.00%) Presales
8 6 (12.00%) Windows Server
8 6 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (12.00%) Active Directory
8 6 (12.00%) Cisco
8 6 (12.00%) LAN
8 6 (12.00%) WAN

Law
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 9 (18.00%) MS Exchange
2 8 (16.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (6.00%) CMS
3 3 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (6.00%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.00%) AutoCAD
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.00%) Revit
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Relativity
2 1 (2.00%) Concordance
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.00%) SaaS
2 2 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.00%) LAN
1 6 (12.00%) WAN
2 5 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (6.00%) SSL
4 2 (4.00%) Firewall
5 1 (2.00%) Bluetooth
5 1 (2.00%) DHCP
5 1 (2.00%) DNS
5 1 (2.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (2.00%) Softphone
5 1 (2.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (6.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 13 (26.00%) Legal
2 10 (20.00%) Finance
3 3 (6.00%) Banking
3 3 (6.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.00%) Advertising
4 2 (4.00%) Automotive
4 2 (4.00%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.00%) Electronics
5 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (18.00%) Transition Manager
2 7 (14.00%) Analyst
2 7 (14.00%) Systems Engineer
3 6 (12.00%) Developer
4 3 (6.00%) E-Discovery Analyst
4 3 (6.00%) IT Manager
4 3 (6.00%) Project Manager
4 3 (6.00%) Software Developer
4 3 (6.00%) Support Analyst
4 3 (6.00%) Technical Support
5 2 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
5 2 (4.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
5 2 (4.00%) Angular Developer
5 2 (4.00%) Azure Developer
5 2 (4.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (4.00%) IT Engineer
5 2 (4.00%) React Developer
5 2 (4.00%) Senior Transition Manager
5 2 (4.00%) Wintel Specialist
5 2 (4.00%) Wintel Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.00%) .NET
2 3 (6.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (6.00%) CSS
2 3 (6.00%) Entity Framework
2 3 (6.00%) jQuery
2 3 (6.00%) JSON
2 3 (6.00%) LINQ
2 3 (6.00%) React
2 3 (6.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 3 (6.00%) WCF
2 3 (6.00%) Web Services
3 2 (4.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (4.00%) X-Windows
4 1 (2.00%) HTML
4 1 (2.00%) Middleware
4 1 (2.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (18.00%) Data Centre
3 4 (8.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (6.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.00%) Cyberattack
5 1 (2.00%) FMCG
5 1 (2.00%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (2.00%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.00%) Windows
2 6 (12.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (4.00%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.00%) Android
6 1 (2.00%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.00%) Linux
6 1 (2.00%) Unix
6 1 (2.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (26.00%) Problem-Solving
2 12 (24.00%) ITIL
2 12 (24.00%) PRINCE2
3 9 (18.00%) Service Management
3 9 (18.00%) Transition Management
4 7 (14.00%) Project Management
5 6 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (12.00%) Presales
6 5 (10.00%) MVC
6 5 (10.00%) Unit Testing
7 4 (8.00%) E-Discovery
7 4 (8.00%) Process Improvement
7 4 (8.00%) SDLC
8 3 (6.00%) Content Management
8 3 (6.00%) DevOps
8 3 (6.00%) Integration Testing
8 3 (6.00%) Microservices
8 3 (6.00%) Responsive Web Design
8 3 (6.00%) Web Design
8 3 (6.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (20.00%) SQL
2 7 (14.00%) C#
3 5 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (8.00%) C
5 3 (6.00%) VB
5 3 (6.00%) VB.NET
6 2 (4.00%) Java
7 1 (2.00%) C++
7 1 (2.00%) Embedded C
7 1 (2.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (18.00%) ISEB
2 8 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (14.00%) Degree
3 7 (14.00%) ISEB Practitioner
3 7 (14.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 5 (10.00%) MCSE
5 3 (6.00%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (4.00%) MCITP
6 2 (4.00%) PMP
6 2 (4.00%) VCP4
6 2 (4.00%) VCP5
6 2 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (2.00%) CISM
7 1 (2.00%) CISSP
7 1 (2.00%) CompTIA Security+
7 1 (2.00%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (6.00%) ISO 9001
3 2 (4.00%) PMO
4 1 (2.00%) COBIT
4 1 (2.00%) GCP
4 1 (2.00%) GPG13
4 1 (2.00%) ISO 13485
4 1 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (2.00%) QA
4 1 (2.00%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (14.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (12.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (4.00%) XenApp
3 2 (4.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 1 (2.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (26.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (22.00%) VMware
3 6 (12.00%) Cisco
4 4 (8.00%) Citrix
5 3 (6.00%) LexisNexis
5 3 (6.00%) Nuix
6 2 (4.00%) arcserve
6 2 (4.00%) Veritas
6 2 (4.00%) Xamarin
7 1 (2.00%) HP
7 1 (2.00%) NEC
7 1 (2.00%) Sage