Period
to 19 July 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 19 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Law
England > West Midlands
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 229 278 254
Rank change year-on-year +49 -24 -42
Permanent jobs citing Law 74 39 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.79% 0.39% 0.80%
As % of the General category 2.06% 1.03% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 53 35 83
West Midlands median annual salary £32,500 £42,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.53% +30.77% -37.20%
10th Percentile £22,950 £32,500 £21,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £61,500 £50,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £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 3,595 3,776 4,749
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 38.44% 37.55% 38.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2,740 3,042 3,585
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -1.23% -4.71%
10th Percentile £25,725 £25,525 £24,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

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 19 July 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 19 July 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 +4 47 £35,000 -15.41% 7
Shropshire - 8 £29,500 -
Warwickshire +25 7 £22,500 -47.06% 2
Worcestershire - 6 £30,000 - 2
Solihull - 3 £50,000 - 1
Coventry +1 2 £41,750 -50.88% 2
Halesowen - 1 £40,000 -
Walsall - 1 £53,500 -
Law
England

For the 6 months to 19 July 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 25 (33.78%) Problem-Solving
2 24 (32.43%) Legal
3 23 (31.08%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (31.08%) Analytical Skills
4 22 (29.73%) Degree
5 18 (24.32%) Service Management
5 18 (24.32%) ISEB
5 18 (24.32%) ITIL
5 18 (24.32%) PRINCE2
5 18 (24.32%) ISEB Practitioner
5 18 (24.32%) Data Centre
5 18 (24.32%) Transition Management
6 17 (22.97%) Presales
6 17 (22.97%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 15 (20.27%) Finance
8 14 (18.92%) SharePoint
9 13 (17.57%) Biometrics
10 12 (16.22%) Microsoft
10 12 (16.22%) C#
10 12 (16.22%) JavaScript
10 12 (16.22%) .NET
10 12 (16.22%) MVC
10 12 (16.22%) Unit Testing
10 12 (16.22%) Security Cleared
11 11 (14.86%) Computer Science
11 11 (14.86%) Management Information System
12 10 (13.51%) Windows
12 10 (13.51%) OO
12 10 (13.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 10 (13.51%) SQL Server Reporting 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 14 (18.92%) SharePoint
2 9 (12.16%) CMS
2 9 (12.16%) IIS
2 9 (12.16%) MS Exchange
3 3 (4.05%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (2.70%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (6.76%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Relativity
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.05%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (4.05%) SaaS
2 1 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.16%) SSL
2 5 (6.76%) Cisco IOS
2 5 (6.76%) LAN
2 5 (6.76%) WAN
3 1 (1.35%) Bluetooth
3 1 (1.35%) DHCP
3 1 (1.35%) DNS
3 1 (1.35%) Firewall
3 1 (1.35%) Softphone
3 1 (1.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 9 (12.16%) SQL Server
2 9 (12.16%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.35%) Hadoop
General
1 24 (32.43%) Legal
2 15 (20.27%) Finance
3 9 (12.16%) Banking
3 9 (12.16%) Manufacturing
4 5 (6.76%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.35%) Automotive
5 1 (1.35%) Electronics
5 1 (1.35%) Games
5 1 (1.35%) Marketing
5 1 (1.35%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (29.73%) Developer
2 18 (24.32%) Transition Manager
3 14 (18.92%) Software Developer
4 11 (14.86%) Analyst
5 10 (13.51%) Graduate
6 7 (9.46%) Graduate Developer
7 6 (8.11%) Consultant
7 6 (8.11%) Graduate Analyst
7 6 (8.11%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (6.76%) Analyst Developer
8 5 (6.76%) Data Consultant
8 5 (6.76%) Graduate Analyst Developer
9 4 (5.41%) Analytics Consultant
9 4 (5.41%) Data Analytics Consultant
9 4 (5.41%) Support Analyst
10 3 (4.05%) Angular Developer
10 3 (4.05%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 3 (4.05%) Azure Developer
10 3 (4.05%) C# .NET Developer
10 3 (4.05%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (16.22%) .NET
2 9 (12.16%) .NET Framework
2 9 (12.16%) ASP.NET
2 9 (12.16%) CSS
2 9 (12.16%) Entity Framework
2 9 (12.16%) jQuery
2 9 (12.16%) JSON
2 9 (12.16%) LINQ
2 9 (12.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 9 (12.16%) WCF
2 9 (12.16%) Web Services
3 5 (6.76%) HTML
3 5 (6.76%) XML
4 4 (5.41%) React
5 3 (4.05%) AngularJS
5 3 (4.05%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (2.70%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 23 (31.08%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (24.32%) Data Centre
3 11 (14.86%) Computer Science
3 11 (14.86%) Management Information System
4 5 (6.76%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.35%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 10 (13.51%) Windows
2 5 (6.76%) Windows 7
3 3 (4.05%) Windows 10
3 3 (4.05%) Windows Server
3 3 (4.05%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.35%) Android
5 1 (1.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (33.78%) Problem-Solving
2 23 (31.08%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (24.32%) ITIL
3 18 (24.32%) PRINCE2
3 18 (24.32%) Service Management
3 18 (24.32%) Transition Management
4 17 (22.97%) Presales
5 13 (17.57%) Biometrics
6 12 (16.22%) MVC
6 12 (16.22%) Unit Testing
7 10 (13.51%) Analytics
7 10 (13.51%) OO
7 10 (13.51%) Process Improvement
8 9 (12.16%) Content Management
8 9 (12.16%) Integration Testing
8 9 (12.16%) Regression Testing
8 9 (12.16%) Responsive Web Design
8 9 (12.16%) SDLC
8 9 (12.16%) Web Design
8 9 (12.16%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 12 (16.22%) C#
1 12 (16.22%) JavaScript
2 9 (12.16%) VB
2 9 (12.16%) VB.NET
3 8 (10.81%) SQL
4 5 (6.76%) C
5 3 (4.05%) Java
6 2 (2.70%) Embedded C
7 1 (1.35%) Apex Code
7 1 (1.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 22 (29.73%) Degree
2 18 (24.32%) ISEB
2 18 (24.32%) ISEB Practitioner
3 17 (22.97%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 12 (16.22%) Security Cleared
5 5 (6.76%) MCSE
5 5 (6.76%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.35%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (13.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (12.16%) ISO 9001
3 7 (9.46%) GDPR
4 1 (1.35%) GCP
4 1 (1.35%) QA
System Software
1 7 (9.46%) Active Directory
2 5 (6.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (2.70%) XenApp
3 2 (2.70%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (2.70%) AirWatch
2 1 (1.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (16.22%) Microsoft
2 9 (12.16%) LexisNexis
3 8 (10.81%) VMware
4 7 (9.46%) Cisco
5 4 (5.41%) Citrix
6 3 (4.05%) Xamarin
7 2 (2.70%) iManage
8 1 (1.35%) Aderant
8 1 (1.35%) Cognos
8 1 (1.35%) Intapp
8 1 (1.35%) Nuix
8 1 (1.35%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.35%) SAP