Period
to 25 June 2019

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 6 months to 25 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Legal
England > West Midlands
6 months to
25 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 172 104 178
Rank change year-on-year -68 +74 +36
Permanent jobs citing Legal 99 261 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.27% 2.74% 1.57%
As % of the General category 3.87% 7.13% 4.19%
Number of salaries quoted 65 157 138
West Midlands median annual salary £55,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.50% -5.88% -2.07%
10th Percentile £28,000 £25,450 £23,750
90th Percentile £79,750 £60,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Legal 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 2,555 3,660 3,678
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 32.71% 38.40% 37.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1,846 2,767 2,926
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -2.44%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 6 months to 25 June 2019.

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 6 months to 25 June 2019. 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 -33 53 £44,500 +11.25% 16
Warwickshire -23 17 £63,750 +59.38% 1
Coventry +29 11 £70,000 -1.75% 9
Worcestershire -19 9 £56,250 +23.26% 6
Shropshire - 6 £50,000 - 4
Solihull -9 1 £52,500 +61.54%
Staffordshire -44 1 - - 3
Legal
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 2019, IT jobs citing Legal 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 Legal.

1 32 (32.32%) Microsoft
2 28 (28.28%) Information Security
2 28 (28.28%) Degree
3 25 (25.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 25 (25.25%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (25.25%) Finance
3 25 (25.25%) SQL
4 21 (21.21%) Coaching
5 20 (20.20%) Management Information System
6 19 (19.19%) Retail
6 19 (19.19%) Business Intelligence
7 18 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
8 17 (17.17%) Windows
9 16 (16.16%) Continuous Improvement
10 14 (14.14%) Microsoft Azure
10 14 (14.14%) Decision-Making
11 12 (12.12%) Internal Audit
11 12 (12.12%) Tableau
11 12 (12.12%) Data Analytics
11 12 (12.12%) Analytics
11 12 (12.12%) Alteryx
11 12 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
11 12 (12.12%) Data Protection
11 12 (12.12%) CISSP
12 11 (11.11%) Project Management
12 11 (11.11%) .NET
12 11 (11.11%) Risk Management
12 11 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
12 11 (11.11%) Security Management
12 11 (11.11%) Mentoring

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 (8.08%) SAS
2 7 (7.07%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.02%) Apache
4 1 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.01%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (5.05%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (4.04%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (4.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.01%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 14 (14.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (8.08%) Power Platform
3 4 (4.04%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (4.04%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (3.03%) SaaS
5 1 (1.01%) Azure Stack
5 1 (1.01%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.09%) VoIP
2 8 (8.08%) Internet
3 7 (7.07%) Firewall
4 5 (5.05%) LAN
4 5 (5.05%) SAN
4 5 (5.05%) VLAN
4 5 (5.05%) WAN
5 3 (3.03%) DNS
6 2 (2.02%) NAS
6 2 (2.02%) Network Security
7 1 (1.01%) HTTP
7 1 (1.01%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.10%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.08%) Power BI
2 8 (8.08%) Text Mining
3 7 (7.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (4.04%) Blockchain
4 4 (4.04%) DTS
4 4 (4.04%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.02%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.02%) MySQL
5 2 (2.02%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (1.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.01%) Hudson
General
1 25 (25.25%) Finance
2 19 (19.19%) Retail
3 8 (8.08%) General Ledger
3 8 (8.08%) Telecoms
4 6 (6.06%) Publishing
5 3 (3.03%) Law
6 2 (2.02%) Marketing
7 1 (1.01%) Aerospace
7 1 (1.01%) Banking
7 1 (1.01%) Digital Economy
Job Titles
1 11 (11.11%) Architect
2 10 (10.10%) Information Manager
2 10 (10.10%) Information Security Manager
2 10 (10.10%) Security Manager
3 9 (9.09%) Analyst
4 8 (8.08%) Developer
4 8 (8.08%) Forensic Manager
5 6 (6.06%) .NET Developer
5 6 (6.06%) Content Designer
5 6 (6.06%) Designer
5 6 (6.06%) VB.NET Developer
6 5 (5.05%) Service Architect
7 4 (4.04%) Consultant
7 4 (4.04%) Data Manager
7 4 (4.04%) Health and Safety Manager
7 4 (4.04%) Infrastructure Manager
7 4 (4.04%) Security Officer
7 4 (4.04%) Senior Architect
7 4 (4.04%) Senior Manager
7 4 (4.04%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (11.11%) .NET
2 10 (10.10%) .NET Framework
3 6 (6.06%) Entity Framework
4 5 (5.05%) Web Services
5 4 (4.04%) ASP.NET
5 4 (4.04%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (4.04%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (2.02%) LAMP
6 2 (2.02%) LAPP Stack
7 1 (1.01%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 20 (20.20%) Management Information System
2 12 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (7.07%) Driving Licence
4 2 (2.02%) Clustering
4 2 (2.02%) Internet of Things
4 2 (2.02%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (2.02%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.01%) CESG
5 1 (1.01%) CMDB
5 1 (1.01%) Cyberattack
5 1 (1.01%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.01%) FMCG
5 1 (1.01%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.01%) User Experience
5 1 (1.01%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 17 (17.17%) Windows
2 6 (6.06%) Android
2 6 (6.06%) Apple iOS
2 6 (6.06%) Windows 8
3 5 (5.05%) Unix
4 4 (4.04%) Linux
5 2 (2.02%) CentOS
5 2 (2.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.02%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.02%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.01%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (28.28%) Information Security
2 25 (25.25%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (21.21%) Coaching
4 19 (19.19%) Business Intelligence
5 18 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
6 16 (16.16%) Continuous Improvement
7 14 (14.14%) Decision-Making
8 12 (12.12%) Analytics
8 12 (12.12%) Data Analytics
8 12 (12.12%) Data Protection
8 12 (12.12%) Internal Audit
9 11 (11.11%) Mentoring
9 11 (11.11%) Project Management
9 11 (11.11%) Risk Management
9 11 (11.11%) Security Management
9 11 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (10.10%) ITIL
11 9 (9.09%) Service Management
12 8 (8.08%) ETL
12 8 (8.08%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (25.25%) SQL
2 10 (10.10%) Python
3 8 (8.08%) Java
3 8 (8.08%) R
4 7 (7.07%) C#
4 7 (7.07%) VB.NET
5 6 (6.06%) VB
5 6 (6.06%) VB6
6 2 (2.02%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.01%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.01%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.01%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (28.28%) Degree
2 12 (12.12%) CISSP
3 7 (7.07%) HNC
3 7 (7.07%) HND
4 6 (6.06%) CISM
5 4 (4.04%) IISP
6 3 (3.03%) CISMP
6 3 (3.03%) GIAC
6 3 (3.03%) SC Cleared
6 3 (3.03%) Security Cleared
7 2 (2.02%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (2.02%) RHCE
8 1 (1.01%) CESG Certified Professional
8 1 (1.01%) CISA
8 1 (1.01%) MCSE
8 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (25.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (11.11%) GDPR
3 8 (8.08%) Data Quality
4 7 (7.07%) Cyber Essentials
5 4 (4.04%) ISO 9001
5 4 (4.04%) NEBOSH
6 3 (3.03%) ISO 14001
6 3 (3.03%) QA
7 2 (2.02%) ISO/IEC 19770
7 2 (2.02%) PCI DSS
8 1 (1.01%) ISO 22301
8 1 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 1 (1.01%) NCSC
8 1 (1.01%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (5.05%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.02%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.02%) iptables
3 2 (2.02%) KVM
3 2 (2.02%) Squid
3 2 (2.02%) VMware NSX
4 1 (1.01%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (7.07%) Netcool
2 4 (4.04%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (2.02%) Nagios
3 2 (2.02%) SCCM
3 2 (2.02%) SELinux
4 1 (1.01%) Ansible
4 1 (1.01%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (1.01%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.01%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (1.01%) Observium
4 1 (1.01%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.01%) Puppet
4 1 (1.01%) SCOM
Vendors
1 32 (32.32%) Microsoft
2 12 (12.12%) Alteryx
2 12 (12.12%) Tableau
3 10 (10.10%) Citrix
3 10 (10.10%) Oracle
4 8 (8.08%) Dell
5 7 (7.07%) Cadence
5 7 (7.07%) Cisco
5 7 (7.07%) Remedy
6 6 (6.06%) DevExpress
7 4 (4.04%) UiPath
8 3 (3.03%) Fortinet
8 3 (3.03%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (3.03%) VMware
9 2 (2.02%) Red Hat
9 2 (2.02%) Veeam
10 1 (1.01%) IBM
10 1 (1.01%) Motorola
10 1 (1.01%) SAP
10 1 (1.01%) ServiceNow