The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Legal
England / West Midlands
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 136 159 186
Rank change year-on-year +23 +27  
Permanent jobs citing Legal 94 82 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.83% 1.33% 0.83%
As % of the General category 4.84% 3.52% 2.29%
Number of salaries quoted 83 59 49
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,700 £19,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £75,000 £105,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year -5.55% +7.14%  

Legal 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 1942 2329 2055
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 37.80% 37.76% 36.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2195 2483 2407
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £68,750 £64,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Legal
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Legal in the West Midlands

Legal
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Legal in the West Midlands

Legal
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Legal in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Legal in the West Midlands

Legal
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 Legal within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 June 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 +34 79 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Sutton Coldfield - 9 £45,000 -
Solihull - 6 £52,500 -
Worcestershire - 3 £45,000 - 1
Warwickshire +3 2 £42,500 +3.65%
Staffordshire - 1 - - 3
Legal
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT jobs citing Legal 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 Legal.

1 49 (31.41%) Microsoft
2 46 (29.49%) SQL
3 43 (27.56%) .NET
3 43 (27.56%) Business Intelligence
4 42 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
5 41 (26.28%) C#
5 41 (26.28%) SQL Server
6 35 (22.44%) Retail
7 33 (21.15%) T-SQL
8 28 (17.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 28 (17.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 27 (17.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 27 (17.31%) Finance
10 25 (16.03%) Microsoft Azure
11 24 (15.38%) Mentoring
11 24 (15.38%) Business Analysis
12 23 (14.74%) SQL Server 2008
13 22 (14.10%) QlikView
13 22 (14.10%) Project Management
14 20 (12.82%) ITIL
14 20 (12.82%) ETL
14 20 (12.82%) MDX
14 20 (12.82%) Tableau
14 20 (12.82%) Kimball Methodology
14 20 (12.82%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 20 (12.82%) Power BI
15 19 (12.18%) Law
16 17 (10.90%) PRINCE2
16 17 (10.90%) ASP.NET Web API
17 16 (10.26%) Analytical Skills

Legal
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 8 (5.13%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.56%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.28%) Apache
3 2 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (1.28%) Moodle
3 2 (1.28%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (1.28%) WordPress
4 1 (0.64%) Apache ServiceMix
4 1 (0.64%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.64%) CMS
4 1 (0.64%) Mule
Applications
1 7 (4.49%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (2.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (1.92%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.28%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.64%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (0.64%) SAP GTS
1 1 (0.64%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 25 (16.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.92%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.64%) IaaS
3 1 (0.64%) SaaS
3 1 (0.64%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.56%) Internet
1 4 (2.56%) WAN
2 3 (1.92%) DNS
2 3 (1.92%) Firewall
2 3 (1.92%) SAN
3 2 (1.28%) DHCP
3 2 (1.28%) FTP
3 2 (1.28%) Intranet
4 1 (0.64%) HTTP
4 1 (0.64%) IMAP
4 1 (0.64%) LAN
4 1 (0.64%) Skype
4 1 (0.64%) SMTP
4 1 (0.64%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (26.28%) SQL Server
2 28 (17.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 28 (17.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 27 (17.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 23 (14.74%) SQL Server 2008
5 22 (14.10%) QlikView
6 20 (12.82%) Power BI
7 9 (5.77%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (5.77%) Relational Database
8 4 (2.56%) Hadoop
8 4 (2.56%) MS Access
8 4 (2.56%) MySQL
9 1 (0.64%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.64%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.64%) EDRMS
9 1 (0.64%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.64%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.64%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.64%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.64%) phpMyAdmin
Development Applications
1 3 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.64%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (0.64%) Maven
2 1 (0.64%) Subversion
2 1 (0.64%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 35 (22.44%) Retail
2 27 (17.31%) Finance
3 19 (12.18%) Law
4 5 (3.21%) Banking
5 4 (2.56%) French Language
5 4 (2.56%) German Language
5 4 (2.56%) Marketing
6 3 (1.92%) Danish Language
6 3 (1.92%) Dutch Language
6 3 (1.92%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.92%) Spanish Language
6 3 (1.92%) Swedish Language
7 2 (1.28%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.28%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.64%) Front Office
8 1 (0.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 41 (26.28%) Developer
2 21 (13.46%) Project Manager
3 20 (12.82%) Analyst
4 14 (8.97%) SQL Developer
5 13 (8.33%) .NET Developer
5 13 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 13 (8.33%) SQL BI Developer
6 11 (7.05%) IT Manager
6 11 (7.05%) Senior Developer
6 11 (7.05%) SQL Server BI Developer
6 11 (7.05%) SQL Server Developer
6 11 (7.05%) SSAS Developer
6 11 (7.05%) SSIS Developer
6 11 (7.05%) SSRS Developer
7 10 (6.41%) Consultant
7 10 (6.41%) Software Project Manager
8 9 (5.77%) Business Analyst
8 9 (5.77%) Commercial Manager
8 9 (5.77%) Lead Developer
8 9 (5.77%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (27.56%) .NET
2 20 (12.82%) MDX
3 17 (10.90%) ASP.NET Web API
4 15 (9.62%) .NET Framework
5 14 (8.97%) Web Services
6 10 (6.41%) REST
7 9 (5.77%) WCF
8 7 (4.49%) ASP.NET
9 6 (3.85%) Entity Framework
10 5 (3.21%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (3.21%) HTML
11 3 (1.92%) CSS
12 2 (1.28%) HTML5
12 2 (1.28%) jQuery
13 1 (0.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 1 (0.64%) IDoc
13 1 (0.64%) JDBC
13 1 (0.64%) JPA
13 1 (0.64%) Natural Language Processing
13 1 (0.64%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (7.69%) Data Centre
3 10 (6.41%) Management Information System
4 9 (5.77%) iPad
5 5 (3.21%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.92%) Driving Licence
6 3 (1.92%) PMI
6 3 (1.92%) Virtual Team
7 2 (1.28%) e-Learning
7 2 (1.28%) Learning Management System
7 2 (1.28%) SCORM
7 2 (1.28%) User Experience
8 1 (0.64%) Blog
8 1 (0.64%) Clustering
8 1 (0.64%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.64%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.64%) Graphic Design
8 1 (0.64%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (0.64%) Replication
8 1 (0.64%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 9 (5.77%) Windows
2 3 (1.92%) Windows 7
2 3 (1.92%) Windows Server
2 3 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (1.28%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (1.28%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.64%) Linux
4 1 (0.64%) Solaris
4 1 (0.64%) Unix
4 1 (0.64%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.64%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (27.56%) Business Intelligence
2 42 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (15.38%) Business Analysis
3 24 (15.38%) Mentoring
4 22 (14.10%) Project Management
5 20 (12.82%) ETL
5 20 (12.82%) ITIL
5 20 (12.82%) Kimball Methodology
6 17 (10.90%) PRINCE2
7 16 (10.26%) Change Management
8 15 (9.62%) Scrum
9 12 (7.69%) Service Management
10 11 (7.05%) Business Transformation
10 11 (7.05%) Risk Management
10 11 (7.05%) Supplier Management
10 11 (7.05%) TDD
11 10 (6.41%) BDD
11 10 (6.41%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (6.41%) Service Delivery
11 10 (6.41%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (29.49%) SQL
2 41 (26.28%) C#
3 33 (21.15%) T-SQL
4 20 (12.82%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 10 (6.41%) JavaScript
6 4 (2.56%) Java
7 3 (1.92%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.28%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.64%) ABAP
9 1 (0.64%) Perl
9 1 (0.64%) PHP
9 1 (0.64%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.64%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (7.69%) Degree
2 9 (5.77%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 7 (4.49%) SC Cleared
3 7 (4.49%) Security Cleared
4 6 (3.85%) CISSP
5 5 (3.21%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (2.56%) PMI Certification
6 4 (2.56%) PMP
7 3 (1.92%) APMP
8 2 (1.28%) CISM
8 2 (1.28%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.64%) ACCA
9 1 (0.64%) CIMA
9 1 (0.64%) CISA
9 1 (0.64%) GIAC
9 1 (0.64%) IIBA
9 1 (0.64%) IISP
9 1 (0.64%) ISEB
9 1 (0.64%) MBCS
9 1 (0.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.97%) QA
2 6 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (3.21%) PCI DSS
4 4 (2.56%) ISO 9001
4 4 (2.56%) PMO
5 2 (1.28%) GDPR
5 2 (1.28%) SLA
6 1 (0.64%) COBIT
6 1 (0.64%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 5 (3.21%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.56%) vSphere
3 2 (1.28%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.64%) Control-M
1 1 (0.64%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 49 (31.41%) Microsoft
2 20 (12.82%) Tableau
3 8 (5.13%) Oracle
4 6 (3.85%) iManage
4 6 (3.85%) Interwoven
5 5 (3.21%) SAP
5 5 (3.21%) Sitecore
5 5 (3.21%) Xamarin
6 4 (2.56%) Adobe
6 4 (2.56%) VMware
7 3 (1.92%) Google
8 2 (1.28%) Dell
8 2 (1.28%) EMC
8 2 (1.28%) HP
8 2 (1.28%) NetApp
8 2 (1.28%) Veeam
9 1 (0.64%) Ariba
9 1 (0.64%) SEEBURGER
9 1 (0.64%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.64%) Sun
Worcester, Worcestershire
JobHoller
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Brierley Hill, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Recann
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Recann
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stafford
Boeing
Salary: Competitive + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West Bromwich, West Midlands (County)
onezeero.
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Gowling WLG
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Stourbridge, West Midlands (County)
CloudThing
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
Birmingham
IQ Telecom
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 12 days ago