The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Law in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Law over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Law
Rank 91 89 92
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Permanent jobs citing Law 2 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.17% 0.50% 0.68%
As % of the General category 0.65% 1.55% 2.64%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 7
Average salary £19,500 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-64.54% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £44,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £55,000 £57,100
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
Law
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

General Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
308 323 265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 26.24% 32.11% 25.68%
Number of salaries quoted 264 265 208
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £63,200
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Law
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Law across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Law Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Law
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Law across the Bedfordshire region.

Law Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Law
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Law within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford - 1 £22,000 -
Law
East of England

Law
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Law also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Law.

1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
1 3 (50.00%) Legal
1 3 (50.00%) Visualfiles
2 2 (33.33%) Document Management
2 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) MS Access
3 1 (16.67%) ATM
3 1 (16.67%) SLA
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) VB
3 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
3 1 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (16.67%) MS Office
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) Electronics
3 1 (16.67%) VB6
3 1 (16.67%) Time Management
3 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement

Law
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Law also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Law. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Visualfiles
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) MS Access
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
1 3 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (16.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Graduate
1 2 (33.33%) Coordinator
1 2 (33.33%) Business Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Business IT Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) IT Graduate
2 1 (16.67%) ATM Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Field Service Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Field Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Document Management
1 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Time Management
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (16.67%) VB
1 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
1 1 (16.67%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft