Period
to 6 August 2020

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 6 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Law
England > West Midlands
6 months to
6 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 83 232 226
Rank change year-on-year +149 -6 +69
Permanent jobs citing Law 107 39 73
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 3.18% 0.51% 0.80%
As % of the General category 9.24% 1.41% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 106 22 54
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +30.43% -18.82%
10th Percentile £35,125 £30,125 £23,050
90th Percentile £61,625 £68,625 £55,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -8.70% +15.00% -4.76%

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 1,158 2,769 3,838
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 34.41% 35.87% 41.87%
Number of salaries quoted 884 2,020 2,855
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £69,505 £67,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%

Law
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Law as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Law in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for Law in the West Midlands

Law
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Law in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 6 August 2020.

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 6 August 2020. 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
Staffordshire - 49 £50,000 - 1
Birmingham +73 36 £47,500 +5.56% 1
Coventry +46 8 £47,500 -
Tipton - 2 £40,000 -
Warwickshire +34 1 £56,500 +25.56% 1
Law
England

For the 6 months to 6 August 2020, 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 (23.36%) Microsoft
1 25 (23.36%) Mentoring
2 23 (21.50%) SQL
2 23 (21.50%) Windows
3 20 (18.69%) Business Intelligence
4 19 (17.76%) Azure
4 19 (17.76%) Windows Server
5 17 (15.89%) Python
6 16 (14.95%) .NET
6 16 (14.95%) Power Platform
6 16 (14.95%) Power BI
7 15 (14.02%) Linux
7 15 (14.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 14 (13.08%) SQL Server
8 14 (13.08%) Architectural Design
9 13 (12.15%) Bash Shell
9 13 (12.15%) VMware
10 12 (11.21%) C#
10 12 (11.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 12 (11.21%) Open Source
11 11 (10.28%) Machine Learning
11 11 (10.28%) Kubernetes
11 11 (10.28%) Degree
11 11 (10.28%) PowerShell
11 11 (10.28%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (9.35%) Finance
12 10 (9.35%) T-SQL
12 10 (9.35%) JavaScript
12 10 (9.35%) DevOps
12 10 (9.35%) Cybersecurity

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 3 (2.80%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.93%) Apache
2 1 (0.93%) Apache Solr
2 1 (0.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.93%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (3.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.87%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (1.87%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.93%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.93%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.93%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.93%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.93%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.93%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.93%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.93%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 19 (17.76%) Azure
2 16 (14.95%) Power Platform
3 7 (6.54%) Office 365
4 5 (4.67%) AWS
5 4 (3.74%) Azure Machine Learning
6 3 (2.80%) SaaS
7 2 (1.87%) Azure Data Factory
7 2 (1.87%) Azure Stack
7 2 (1.87%) Dynamics 365
7 2 (1.87%) PaaS
8 1 (0.93%) Boomi
8 1 (0.93%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.61%) Firewall
2 3 (2.80%) LAN
2 3 (2.80%) WAN
3 2 (1.87%) VPN
4 1 (0.93%) BGP
4 1 (0.93%) Broadband
4 1 (0.93%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (0.93%) DNS
4 1 (0.93%) IPsec
4 1 (0.93%) OSPF
4 1 (0.93%) PSTN
4 1 (0.93%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.93%) VLAN
4 1 (0.93%) VoIP
4 1 (0.93%) VXLAN
4 1 (0.93%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.93%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (14.95%) Power BI
2 15 (14.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (13.08%) SQL Server
4 12 (11.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (8.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (7.48%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (4.67%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
8 4 (3.74%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.87%) Data Lake
9 2 (1.87%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.93%) Azure SQL Database
10 1 (0.93%) OLAP
10 1 (0.93%) OLAP Cube
10 1 (0.93%) PowerPivot
10 1 (0.93%) Riak
Development Applications
1 9 (8.41%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.87%) JIRA
General
1 10 (9.35%) Finance
2 5 (4.67%) Legal
3 4 (3.74%) Games
4 3 (2.80%) Banking
4 3 (2.80%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.80%) Marketing
5 1 (0.93%) Automotive
5 1 (0.93%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 17 (15.89%) Developer
2 15 (14.02%) Analyst
3 11 (10.28%) Administrator
4 8 (7.48%) Architect
4 8 (7.48%) Systems Administrator
5 7 (6.54%) Consultant
5 7 (6.54%) Development Manager
6 6 (5.61%) Business Analyst
6 6 (5.61%) Server Engineer
6 6 (5.61%) SQL Developer
7 5 (4.67%) IT Analyst
7 5 (4.67%) IT Manager
7 5 (4.67%) SQL Server Developer
8 4 (3.74%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 4 (3.74%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
8 4 (3.74%) Full Stack Developer
8 4 (3.74%) IT Engineer
8 4 (3.74%) Network Engineer
8 4 (3.74%) SABSA Security Architect
8 4 (3.74%) TOGAF Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (14.95%) .NET
2 6 (5.61%) CSS
2 6 (5.61%) HTML
3 5 (4.67%) COM
4 4 (3.74%) ASP.NET
5 3 (2.80%) .NET Framework
5 3 (2.80%) Apache Flex
5 3 (2.80%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (2.80%) Django
5 3 (2.80%) HTML5
5 3 (2.80%) jQuery
5 3 (2.80%) WCF
5 3 (2.80%) WinForms
5 3 (2.80%) WPF
6 2 (1.87%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (0.93%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.93%) Lucene
7 1 (0.93%) Middleware
7 1 (0.93%) Regular Expression
7 1 (0.93%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.54%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (5.61%) Data Centre
3 3 (2.80%) Cyberattack
3 3 (2.80%) Cyberthreat
3 3 (2.80%) Data Structures
4 2 (1.87%) Cybercrime
4 2 (1.87%) Driving Licence
4 2 (1.87%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.93%) CCTV
5 1 (0.93%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.93%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (0.93%) Handset
5 1 (0.93%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 23 (21.50%) Windows
2 19 (17.76%) Windows Server
3 15 (14.02%) Linux
4 2 (1.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.93%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (23.36%) Mentoring
2 20 (18.69%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (13.08%) Architectural Design
4 12 (11.21%) Open Source
5 11 (10.28%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (10.28%) Machine Learning
6 10 (9.35%) Cybersecurity
6 10 (9.35%) DevOps
7 8 (7.48%) Information Security
7 8 (7.48%) Software Engineering
8 7 (6.54%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (6.54%) Project Management
8 7 (6.54%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (5.61%) Enterprise Architecture
9 6 (5.61%) Incident Management
9 6 (5.61%) ITIL
10 5 (4.67%) CRM
10 5 (4.67%) ERP
10 5 (4.67%) ETL
10 5 (4.67%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (21.50%) SQL
2 17 (15.89%) Python
3 13 (12.15%) Bash Shell
4 12 (11.21%) C#
5 11 (10.28%) PowerShell
6 10 (9.35%) JavaScript
6 10 (9.35%) T-SQL
7 5 (4.67%) Java
8 2 (1.87%) Erlang
8 2 (1.87%) Go
8 2 (1.87%) Haskell
8 2 (1.87%) Scala
8 2 (1.87%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.93%) F#
9 1 (0.93%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 11 (10.28%) Degree
2 6 (5.61%) CEH
2 6 (5.61%) CISSP
2 6 (5.61%) CompTIA Security+
2 6 (5.61%) GCIA
2 6 (5.61%) GCIH
2 6 (5.61%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.74%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.80%) CCIE
4 3 (2.80%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.87%) DBS Check
5 2 (1.87%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.93%) CCNA
6 1 (0.93%) CCNP
6 1 (0.93%) CIMA
6 1 (0.93%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.87%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.93%) BS25999
3 1 (0.93%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (0.93%) GDPR
3 1 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (0.93%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.93%) PMO
3 1 (0.93%) QA
3 1 (0.93%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (8.41%) Docker
2 5 (4.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.80%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.87%) Firmware
4 2 (1.87%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (1.87%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (1.87%) XenApp
4 2 (1.87%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.93%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 11 (10.28%) Kubernetes
2 9 (8.41%) Ansible
2 9 (8.41%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (8.41%) Puppet
3 2 (1.87%) WebSphere Cast Iron
4 1 (0.93%) CASB
Vendors
1 25 (23.36%) Microsoft
2 13 (12.15%) VMware
3 5 (4.67%) Cisco
4 4 (3.74%) Citrix
4 4 (3.74%) Dell
4 4 (3.74%) HP
5 3 (2.80%) Oracle
6 2 (1.87%) iManage
6 2 (1.87%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.93%) Adobe
7 1 (0.93%) Avaya
7 1 (0.93%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.93%) DocuSign
7 1 (0.93%) ESET
7 1 (0.93%) Fortinet
7 1 (0.93%) Freshdesk
7 1 (0.93%) Jitterbit
7 1 (0.93%) MuleSoft
7 1 (0.93%) Palo Alto
7 1 (0.93%) Salesforce.com