Period
to 15 November 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 15 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Law
England > West Midlands
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 235 285 256
Rank change year-on-year +50 -29 -4
Permanent jobs citing Law 64 50 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.75% 0.49% 0.75%
As % of the General category 2.12% 1.30% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 40 31 69
West Midlands median annual salary £29,500 £40,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.71% +7.33% -3.85%
10th Percentile £24,250 £24,000 £23,950
90th Percentile £47,063 £52,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%

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 3,021 3,838 4,500
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 35.57% 37.59% 38.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2,248 3,005 3,464
West Midlands median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -2.44% -3.53%
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £63,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +1.94% +3.00%

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 15 November 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 15 November 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 +12 45 £33,250 -17.39% 9
Shropshire - 9 £29,500 -
Warwickshire +32 2 £31,725 -25.35% 1
Coventry - 2 £43,000 - 1
Stourbridge - 1 £32,500 -
Halesowen - 1 £40,000 - 1
Law
England

For the 6 months to 15 November 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 24 (37.50%) Degree
2 22 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (31.25%) ITIL
3 20 (31.25%) Problem-Solving
4 19 (29.69%) GDPR
4 19 (29.69%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (28.13%) Transition Management
5 18 (28.13%) Data Centre
5 18 (28.13%) PRINCE2
5 18 (28.13%) ISEB
5 18 (28.13%) Service Management
5 18 (28.13%) ISEB Practitioner
6 17 (26.56%) Presales
6 17 (26.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 16 (25.00%) Security Cleared
7 16 (25.00%) Data Protection
8 14 (21.88%) Biometrics
9 10 (15.63%) Legal
10 9 (14.06%) Software Engineering
11 8 (12.50%) Computer Science
11 8 (12.50%) Microsoft
12 7 (10.94%) Project Management
12 7 (10.94%) Finance
12 7 (10.94%) Management Information System
12 7 (10.94%) Information Security
12 7 (10.94%) Analytics
12 7 (10.94%) SDLC
13 6 (9.38%) Server Management
13 6 (9.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 6 (9.38%) Web Services

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 4 (6.25%) Apache
2 3 (4.69%) Apache Spark
2 3 (4.69%) CMS
2 3 (4.69%) IIS
2 3 (4.69%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.56%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.56%) Revit
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.69%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (4.69%) Google Cloud Platform
1 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.56%) GitHub
2 1 (1.56%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.69%) SSL
2 2 (3.13%) VLAN
3 1 (1.56%) Firewall
3 1 (1.56%) LAN
3 1 (1.56%) OpenVPN
3 1 (1.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.81%) Hadoop
2 4 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (4.69%) Big Data
3 3 (4.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.56%) Redis
4 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 5 (7.81%) Selenium
2 3 (4.69%) JMeter
2 3 (4.69%) SoapUI
3 2 (3.13%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.56%) GitLab
4 1 (1.56%) Hudson
4 1 (1.56%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.56%) Maven
4 1 (1.56%) webpack
General
1 10 (15.63%) Legal
2 7 (10.94%) Finance
3 5 (7.81%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.69%) Banking
4 3 (4.69%) Manufacturing
4 3 (4.69%) Retail
5 1 (1.56%) Automotive
5 1 (1.56%) Games
5 1 (1.56%) Marketing
5 1 (1.56%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 18 (28.13%) Transition Manager
2 11 (17.19%) Developer
2 11 (17.19%) Graduate
3 10 (15.63%) Consultant
3 10 (15.63%) Software Developer
4 7 (10.94%) Analyst
5 6 (9.38%) Data Consultant
6 5 (7.81%) Graduate Consultant
6 5 (7.81%) IT Manager
7 4 (6.25%) Analytics Consultant
7 4 (6.25%) Data Analytics Consultant
7 4 (6.25%) Graduate Developer
8 3 (4.69%) Development Consultant
8 3 (4.69%) Graduate Analyst
8 3 (4.69%) Graduate Software Consultant
8 3 (4.69%) Graduate Software Developer
8 3 (4.69%) Software Consultant
8 3 (4.69%) Software Development Consultant
9 2 (3.13%) Core Network Engineer
9 2 (3.13%) Technical Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.38%) Web Services
2 4 (6.25%) .NET
2 4 (6.25%) JSON
3 3 (4.69%) .NET Framework
3 3 (4.69%) ASP.NET
3 3 (4.69%) CSS
3 3 (4.69%) Entity Framework
3 3 (4.69%) jQuery
3 3 (4.69%) Kafka
3 3 (4.69%) LINQ
3 3 (4.69%) REST
3 3 (4.69%) SOAP
3 3 (4.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (4.69%) WCF
4 2 (3.13%) XML
5 1 (1.56%) Gherkin
5 1 (1.56%) HTML
5 1 (1.56%) Node.js
5 1 (1.56%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (1.56%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 19 (29.69%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (28.13%) Data Centre
3 8 (12.50%) Computer Science
4 7 (10.94%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.56%) BBC
5 1 (1.56%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.56%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.56%) iPhone
5 1 (1.56%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.69%) Windows
2 2 (3.13%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.56%) Android
3 1 (1.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (31.25%) ITIL
2 20 (31.25%) Problem-Solving
3 18 (28.13%) PRINCE2
3 18 (28.13%) Service Management
3 18 (28.13%) Transition Management
4 17 (26.56%) Presales
5 16 (25.00%) Data Protection
6 14 (21.88%) Biometrics
7 9 (14.06%) Software Engineering
8 7 (10.94%) Analytics
8 7 (10.94%) Information Security
8 7 (10.94%) Project Management
8 7 (10.94%) SDLC
9 6 (9.38%) Server Management
10 5 (7.81%) Business Analysis
10 5 (7.81%) OO
11 4 (6.25%) Artificial Intelligence
11 4 (6.25%) Cybersecurity
11 4 (6.25%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.81%) JavaScript
2 4 (6.25%) Java
3 3 (4.69%) C#
3 3 (4.69%) VB
3 3 (4.69%) VB.NET
4 2 (3.13%) SQL
5 1 (1.56%) Apex Code
5 1 (1.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 24 (37.50%) Degree
2 18 (28.13%) ISEB
2 18 (28.13%) ISEB Practitioner
3 17 (26.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 16 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (3.13%) CCIE
5 2 (3.13%) CCNP
5 2 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (3.13%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.56%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (29.69%) GDPR
2 6 (9.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (6.25%) QA
4 3 (4.69%) Cyber Essentials
4 3 (4.69%) ISO 9001
5 2 (3.13%) PCI DSS
6 1 (1.56%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.56%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.56%) Squid
Systems Management
1 1 (1.56%) Ansible
1 1 (1.56%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.69%) Google
2 3 (4.69%) LexisNexis
3 2 (3.13%) Cisco
3 2 (3.13%) Juniper
3 2 (3.13%) SAP
4 1 (1.56%) Aderant
4 1 (1.56%) Cognos
4 1 (1.56%) Intapp
4 1 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.56%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.56%) Sony
4 1 (1.56%) Splunk