The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Law in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Law over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Law
Rank 116 108 103
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -5
Permanent jobs citing Law 2 7 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.11% 0.44% 0.98%
As % of the General category 0.29% 1.34% 3.82%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 19
Average salary £27,750 £36,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.97% -8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,550 £25,800 £28,400
10% offered a salary of more than £27,950 £43,600 £51,700
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
Law
Cambridgeshire

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

General Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
683 524 497
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 37.36% 32.59% 25.64%
Number of salaries quoted 508 431 395
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,660 £32,000 £30,914
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Law
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Law Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Law
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Law Salary Trend in Cambridge

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 8 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 6 (50.00%) .NET
2 6 (50.00%) C#
3 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET
3 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (33.33%) TDD
4 4 (33.33%) .NET Framework
4 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 3 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (25.00%) Back Office
5 3 (25.00%) MVC
5 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (25.00%) Scrum
5 3 (25.00%) NHibernate
5 3 (25.00%) QA
5 3 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 2 (16.67%) User Stories
6 2 (16.67%) SQL
6 2 (16.67%) Marketing
6 2 (16.67%) Windows
6 2 (16.67%) HTML
6 2 (16.67%) Java
7 1 (8.33%) PHP
7 1 (8.33%) CSS
7 1 (8.33%) Web Services
7 1 (8.33%) OOP
7 1 (8.33%) OO
7 1 (8.33%) MS Excel

Law
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 1 (8.33%) Photoshop
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (8.33%) Adobe Illustrator
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Selenium
1 1 (8.33%) WebDriver
1 1 (8.33%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 3 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 3 (25.00%) Back Office
2 2 (16.67%) Marketing
3 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (8.33%) Finance
3 1 (8.33%) Legal
3 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Business Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Business Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) User Experience Designer
5 1 (8.33%) Designer
5 1 (8.33%) Product Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Graduate Software Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Junior
5 1 (8.33%) Graduate
5 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Test Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Applications Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) .NET
2 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET
3 4 (33.33%) .NET Framework
4 3 (25.00%) NHibernate
4 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 2 (16.67%) HTML
6 1 (8.33%) WPF
6 1 (8.33%) Silverlight
6 1 (8.33%) CSS
6 1 (8.33%) Web Services
6 1 (8.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (33.33%) TDD
4 3 (25.00%) MVC
4 3 (25.00%) Scrum
5 2 (16.67%) User Stories
6 1 (8.33%) Web Design
6 1 (8.33%) SEO
6 1 (8.33%) Workflow
6 1 (8.33%) Migration
6 1 (8.33%) Regression Testing
6 1 (8.33%) OOP
6 1 (8.33%) OO
6 1 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) Web Development
6 1 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (8.33%) Integration Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
6 1 (8.33%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) C#
2 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (16.67%) Java
3 2 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (8.33%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Adobe