Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Legal
England > West Midlands
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 189 175 229
Rank change year-on-year -14 +54 -53
Permanent jobs citing Legal 140 189 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.40% 1.65% 0.85%
As % of the General category 3.69% 4.29% 2.29%
Number of salaries quoted 109 138 80
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.43% +6.41% +4.00%
10th Percentile £28,000 £24,775 £25,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £60,000 £52,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 3796 4410 4053
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 37.87% 38.52% 37.07%
Number of salaries quoted 2963 3403 3201
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £41,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.44% -3.53% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.96% +4.00% -

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 19 November 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 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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 +26 93 £50,000 +29.87% 3
Warwickshire -14 8 £42,500 +6.25%
Coventry -9 6 £40,000 -11.11%
Herefordshire - 6 - -
Staffordshire +12 5 £44,000 - 1
Solihull 0 5 £50,000 +163.16%
Worcestershire -11 4 £24,000 -35.14%
Sutton Coldfield - 4 £45,000 - 1
Shropshire -7 3 £55,000 +105.89%
West Bromwich - 2 £22,250 -
Walsall +4 1 £18,000 -56.36%
Wolverhampton -2 1 £60,000 +20.00%
Legal
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 55 (39.29%) Microsoft
2 34 (24.29%) SQL
2 34 (24.29%) .NET
2 34 (24.29%) Finance
3 33 (23.57%) Business Intelligence
4 31 (22.14%) C#
4 31 (22.14%) Retail
5 30 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (21.43%) Project Management
6 22 (15.71%) Microsoft Azure
6 22 (15.71%) Analytical Skills
7 21 (15.00%) Degree
8 19 (13.57%) Law
8 19 (13.57%) JavaScript
8 19 (13.57%) SQL Server
9 17 (12.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 16 (11.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 15 (10.71%) PRINCE2
12 14 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
12 14 (10.00%) Data Centre
13 13 (9.29%) Power BI
13 13 (9.29%) Time Management
13 13 (9.29%) Tableau
13 13 (9.29%) ITIL
13 13 (9.29%) T-SQL
13 13 (9.29%) Manufacturing
13 13 (9.29%) Service Management
13 13 (9.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 13 (9.29%) VMware
14 12 (8.57%) Information Security

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 11 (7.86%) SharePoint
2 9 (6.43%) MS Exchange
3 4 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (2.14%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (2.14%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.43%) FileNet
6 1 (0.71%) Apache ServiceMix
6 1 (0.71%) CMS
6 1 (0.71%) IIS
6 1 (0.71%) Mule
6 1 (0.71%) OpenEdge
6 1 (0.71%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.71%) WordPress
Applications
1 14 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (6.43%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (3.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (2.86%) InfoPath
4 4 (2.86%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.43%) SAP GTS
2 1 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 22 (15.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.86%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (1.43%) Google Analytics
3 2 (1.43%) Office 365
4 1 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.71%) Firewall
2 6 (4.29%) DHCP
2 6 (4.29%) DNS
3 4 (2.86%) TCP/IP
4 3 (2.14%) LAN
4 3 (2.14%) SAN
4 3 (2.14%) WAN
5 2 (1.43%) Internet
5 2 (1.43%) Network Security
5 2 (1.43%) VPN
6 1 (0.71%) Extranet
6 1 (0.71%) HTTP
6 1 (0.71%) Intranet
6 1 (0.71%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.71%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (0.71%) Skype
6 1 (0.71%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.71%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.71%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (13.57%) SQL Server
2 17 (12.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 16 (11.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 13 (9.29%) Power BI
4 13 (9.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (8.57%) QlikView
6 8 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (4.29%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (2.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.43%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.71%) JIRA
3 1 (0.71%) Maven
General
1 34 (24.29%) Finance
2 31 (22.14%) Retail
3 19 (13.57%) Law
4 13 (9.29%) Manufacturing
5 5 (3.57%) Publishing
6 4 (2.86%) Marketing
7 2 (1.43%) Billing
7 2 (1.43%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.71%) Advertising
8 1 (0.71%) Automotive
8 1 (0.71%) Banking
8 1 (0.71%) German Language
8 1 (0.71%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 31 (22.14%) Developer
2 21 (15.00%) Analyst
3 13 (9.29%) .NET Developer
4 11 (7.86%) Commercial Manager
4 11 (7.86%) IT Manager
4 11 (7.86%) Project Manager
5 9 (6.43%) Programme Manager
6 8 (5.71%) Business Analyst
7 6 (4.29%) Architect
7 6 (4.29%) ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (4.29%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 6 (4.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 6 (4.29%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (4.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (4.29%) C# Developer
7 6 (4.29%) SQL BI Developer
7 6 (4.29%) SQL Developer
7 6 (4.29%) Transformation Manager
8 5 (3.57%) Information Manager
8 5 (3.57%) Transformation Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (24.29%) .NET
2 12 (8.57%) ASP.NET
3 11 (7.86%) ASP.NET Web API
4 10 (7.14%) .NET Framework
4 10 (7.14%) HTML
4 10 (7.14%) MDX
4 10 (7.14%) Web Services
5 9 (6.43%) CSS
5 9 (6.43%) jQuery
6 7 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (5.00%) Entity Framework
7 4 (2.86%) REST
7 4 (2.86%) WCF
8 2 (1.43%) AngularJS
8 2 (1.43%) HTML5
8 2 (1.43%) JSON
8 2 (1.43%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (1.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (0.71%) JPA
9 1 (0.71%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 22 (15.71%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (10.00%) Data Centre
3 8 (5.71%) Management Information System
4 6 (4.29%) Mobile App
5 5 (3.57%) iPad
6 4 (2.86%) Public Cloud
7 3 (2.14%) Data Protection Act
7 3 (2.14%) Smartphone
8 2 (1.43%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.43%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.71%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.71%) Cyber Attack
9 1 (0.71%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.71%) iPhone
9 1 (0.71%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.71%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (5.71%) Windows
2 4 (2.86%) Windows Server
2 4 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (2.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.71%) Android
4 1 (0.71%) Linux
4 1 (0.71%) Unix
4 1 (0.71%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.71%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (23.57%) Business Intelligence
2 30 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (21.43%) Project Management
3 15 (10.71%) PRINCE2
4 13 (9.29%) ITIL
4 13 (9.29%) Service Management
4 13 (9.29%) Time Management
5 12 (8.57%) Business Analysis
5 12 (8.57%) Information Security
5 12 (8.57%) MVC
6 11 (7.86%) SDLC
6 11 (7.86%) Supplier Management
7 10 (7.14%) ETL
7 10 (7.14%) Kimball Methodology
7 10 (7.14%) Scrum
8 9 (6.43%) Business Transformation
8 9 (6.43%) CRM
8 9 (6.43%) Mentoring
9 8 (5.71%) Change Management
9 8 (5.71%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 34 (24.29%) SQL
2 31 (22.14%) C#
3 19 (13.57%) JavaScript
4 13 (9.29%) T-SQL
5 10 (7.14%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 3 (2.14%) PowerShell
6 3 (2.14%) VB.NET
7 2 (1.43%) C
7 2 (1.43%) PHP
7 2 (1.43%) VB
8 1 (0.71%) Java
8 1 (0.71%) VBA
Qualifications
1 21 (15.00%) Degree
2 8 (5.71%) Security Cleared
3 7 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 7 (5.00%) SC Cleared
4 6 (4.29%) CISSP
5 5 (3.57%) CISM
6 4 (2.86%) GCFA
6 4 (2.86%) GCFE
7 3 (2.14%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.43%) CRISC
8 2 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (1.43%) Network+ Certification
8 2 (1.43%) Novell Certification
8 2 (1.43%) PMP
9 1 (0.71%) CompTIA Security+
9 1 (0.71%) Computer Science Degree
9 1 (0.71%) GCIA
9 1 (0.71%) GIAC
9 1 (0.71%) SANS
9 1 (0.71%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.43%) GDPR
2 8 (5.71%) QA
3 7 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (4.29%) Cyber Essentials
4 6 (4.29%) PMO
5 4 (2.86%) PCI DSS
6 2 (1.43%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 2 (1.43%) ISO 22301
6 2 (1.43%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.71%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.71%) HIPAA
7 1 (0.71%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.71%) ISO 26262
7 1 (0.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.71%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 10 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 8 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (4.29%) vSphere
4 3 (2.14%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.71%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.71%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.71%) Xen
5 1 (0.71%) XenApp
5 1 (0.71%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (2.86%) EnCase
1 4 (2.86%) FTK
2 2 (1.43%) Backup Exec
2 2 (1.43%) WSUS
3 1 (0.71%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (0.71%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 55 (39.29%) Microsoft
2 13 (9.29%) Tableau
2 13 (9.29%) VMware
3 12 (8.57%) SAP
4 9 (6.43%) Oracle
5 6 (4.29%) Google
5 6 (4.29%) Sitecore
5 6 (4.29%) Veeam
5 6 (4.29%) Xamarin
6 4 (2.86%) Cellebrite
6 4 (2.86%) HP
7 3 (2.14%) Citrix
7 3 (2.14%) Dell
7 3 (2.14%) EMC
7 3 (2.14%) NetApp
7 3 (2.14%) Symantec
8 2 (1.43%) Adobe
8 2 (1.43%) iManage
8 2 (1.43%) Interwoven
8 2 (1.43%) SEEBURGER