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 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Law
England / West Midlands
Rank 198 200 151
Rank change year-on-year +2 -49  
Permanent jobs citing Law 15 42 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.32% 0.68% 1.31%
As % of the General category 0.88% 1.83% 3.79%
Number of salaries quoted 14 32 50
Median salary £42,500 £28,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +51.78% -51.30%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,950 £21,550 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £79,000 £58,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% -  

Law 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 the West Midlands with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1709 2295 1740
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 36.18% 37.37% 34.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1325 1778 1423
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Law
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing Law as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the General category.

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 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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 3 months to 25 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
Birmingham -16 7 £42,500 +51.78% 3
Warwickshire - 4 £42,500 -
Coventry +13 1 £85,000 +120.77% 1
Worcestershire -8 1 £36,500 -18.88%
Law
England

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT jobs citing Law 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Law.

1 20 (46.51%) Legal
2 12 (27.91%) Microsoft
3 11 (25.58%) iPad
4 10 (23.26%) Project Management
4 10 (23.26%) MS Office
5 9 (20.93%) .NET
5 9 (20.93%) C#
6 8 (18.60%) Windows
7 7 (16.28%) Windows 7
7 7 (16.28%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (13.95%) LexisNexis
8 6 (13.95%) Change Management
8 6 (13.95%) PRINCE2
8 6 (13.95%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (13.95%) Business Analysis
9 5 (11.63%) QA
9 5 (11.63%) Intrusion Detection
9 5 (11.63%) Finance
9 5 (11.63%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (11.63%) HTTP
9 5 (11.63%) TCP/IP
9 5 (11.63%) DNS
9 5 (11.63%) VB.NET
9 5 (11.63%) Firewall
9 5 (11.63%) Active Directory
9 5 (11.63%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 5 (11.63%) SDLC
9 5 (11.63%) SIEM
9 5 (11.63%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (11.63%) Open Source

Law
Top Related 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 1 (2.33%) CMS
1 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.33%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (2.33%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (2.33%) Umbraco
1 1 (2.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (23.26%) MS Office
2 4 (9.30%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.30%) MS Project
3 2 (4.65%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (4.65%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Magento
2 1 (2.33%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.63%) DNS
1 5 (11.63%) Firewall
1 5 (11.63%) HTTP
1 5 (11.63%) Intrusion Detection
1 5 (11.63%) TCP/IP
2 3 (6.98%) X.509
3 2 (4.65%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.30%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (4.65%) MS Access
3 2 (4.65%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.33%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (2.33%) MySQL
4 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Subversion
2 2 (4.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.65%) TortoiseSVN
2 2 (4.65%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.33%) JIRA
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 20 (46.51%) Legal
2 5 (11.63%) Finance
3 2 (4.65%) Marketing
4 1 (2.33%) Advertising
4 1 (2.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (25.58%) Analyst
2 9 (20.93%) Developer
3 7 (16.28%) 1st Line Support
4 6 (13.95%) IT Analyst
4 6 (13.95%) IT Support
4 6 (13.95%) IT Support Analyst
4 6 (13.95%) Support Analyst
5 5 (11.63%) .NET Developer
5 5 (11.63%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 5 (11.63%) Project Manager
5 5 (11.63%) SOC Engineer
5 5 (11.63%) Software Developer
6 4 (9.30%) Agile Project Manager
7 3 (6.98%) .NET Software Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Business Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) Lead Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Senior Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Software Manager
7 3 (6.98%) Software Project Manager
8 2 (4.65%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (20.93%) .NET
2 3 (6.98%) XML
3 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET
3 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (4.65%) HTML
3 2 (4.65%) XSD
4 1 (2.33%) CSS
4 1 (2.33%) Dojo
4 1 (2.33%) jQuery
4 1 (2.33%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.58%) iPad
2 7 (16.28%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (11.63%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.33%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 8 (18.60%) Windows
2 7 (16.28%) Windows 7
3 3 (6.98%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (23.26%) Project Management
2 6 (13.95%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (13.95%) Business Analysis
2 6 (13.95%) Change Management
2 6 (13.95%) PRINCE2
3 5 (11.63%) Open Source
3 5 (11.63%) Root Cause Analysis
3 5 (11.63%) SDLC
3 5 (11.63%) Security Architecture
3 5 (11.63%) SIEM
3 5 (11.63%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (9.30%) Case Management
4 4 (9.30%) DevOps
4 4 (9.30%) MVC
4 4 (9.30%) Scrum
4 4 (9.30%) System Testing
4 4 (9.30%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (9.30%) User Stories
4 4 (9.30%) Workflow
4 4 (9.30%) Workflow Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.93%) C#
2 5 (11.63%) VB.NET
3 3 (6.98%) Java
3 3 (6.98%) SQL
4 2 (4.65%) C
4 2 (4.65%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.33%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.33%) PHP
5 1 (2.33%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.33%) VB
5 1 (2.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (9.30%) Degree
2 1 (2.33%) ISEB
2 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.63%) QA
2 2 (4.65%) GDPR
2 2 (4.65%) SLA
3 1 (2.33%) COBIT
3 1 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.33%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.33%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (11.63%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (11.63%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 5 (11.63%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 12 (27.91%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.95%) LexisNexis
3 2 (4.65%) Adobe
3 2 (4.65%) hybris
3 2 (4.65%) IBM
3 2 (4.65%) Mitel
3 2 (4.65%) Spiceworks
4 1 (2.33%) Sitecore
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