The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Law in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Law over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Law
Rank 28 26 26
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs citing Law 13 13 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 6.81% 5.78% 2.72%
As % of the General category 22.03% 17.57% 10.26%
Number of salaries quoted 13 11 4
Average salary £30,000 £55,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.45% +18.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,050 £42,500 £36,250
10% offered a salary of more than £87,000 £57,500 £49,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Law
Essex

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

General Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
59 74 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 30.89% 32.89% 26.53%
Number of salaries quoted 44 66 36
Average salary £30,000 £45,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +30.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,035 £28,000 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £76,500 £46,250 £62,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

Law
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

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

Law Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

Law
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

Law Salary Trend in Colchester

Law
Salary Histogram in Colchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Law across the Colchester region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Law Salary Histogram in Colchester

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 16 (69.57%) Legal
2 15 (65.22%) Windows
3 12 (52.17%) Linux
4 11 (47.83%) Project Management
5 10 (43.48%) Citrix
6 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
7 8 (34.78%) ITIL
7 8 (34.78%) UNIX
7 8 (34.78%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (34.78%) Supplier Management
7 8 (34.78%) SCOM
8 5 (21.74%) Android
8 5 (21.74%) Digital Forensics
8 5 (21.74%) Computer Forensics
8 5 (21.74%) Computer Science
8 5 (21.74%) Management Information System
8 5 (21.74%) Games
8 5 (21.74%) Symbian
8 5 (21.74%) IBM
8 5 (21.74%) MySQL
8 5 (21.74%) MATLAB
8 5 (21.74%) i2
8 5 (21.74%) Apple
8 5 (21.74%) E-Discovery
8 5 (21.74%) Final Cut Pro
8 5 (21.74%) Apple iOS
8 5 (21.74%) Digital Media
9 4 (17.39%) Cisco
9 4 (17.39%) SCCM
10 3 (13.04%) Telecoms

Law
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 5 (21.74%) Final Cut Pro
2 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Visualfiles
2 1 (4.35%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) MySQL
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) RDBMS
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
General
1 16 (69.57%) Legal
2 5 (21.74%) Games
3 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.35%) Finance
4 1 (4.35%) Mandarin Language
4 1 (4.35%) French Language
Job Titles
1 5 (21.74%) Analyst
1 5 (21.74%) Infrastructure Manager
1 5 (21.74%) Forensic Analyst
2 3 (13.04%) Head of Infrastructure
2 3 (13.04%) Head of Network Operations
2 3 (13.04%) Administrator
2 3 (13.04%) IT Administrator
2 3 (13.04%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 3 (13.04%) Senior IT Manager
2 3 (13.04%) Head of Operations
2 3 (13.04%) IT Manager
2 3 (13.04%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (13.04%) Senior Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Test Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Testing Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Head of Testing
4 1 (4.35%) Architect
4 1 (4.35%) Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Support Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) DBA
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Management Information System
1 5 (21.74%) Computer Science
1 5 (21.74%) Digital Media
2 2 (8.70%) Thin Client
2 2 (8.70%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 15 (65.22%) Windows
2 12 (52.17%) Linux
3 8 (34.78%) UNIX
4 5 (21.74%) Android
4 5 (21.74%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Project Management
2 8 (34.78%) ITIL
2 8 (34.78%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (34.78%) Supplier Management
3 5 (21.74%) Computer Forensics
3 5 (21.74%) Digital Forensics
3 5 (21.74%) E-Discovery
4 3 (13.04%) People Management
4 3 (13.04%) Practice Management
4 3 (13.04%) Service Management
5 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
5 2 (8.70%) Manual Testing
5 2 (8.70%) Automated Testing
6 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (4.35%) Resource Management
6 1 (4.35%) Database Security
6 1 (4.35%) ERP
6 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.35%) Business Continuity
6 1 (4.35%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) MATLAB
2 1 (4.35%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (34.78%) SCOM
2 4 (17.39%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) Citrix
2 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
3 5 (21.74%) i2
3 5 (21.74%) Apple
3 5 (21.74%) Symbian
3 5 (21.74%) IBM
4 4 (17.39%) Cisco
5 3 (13.04%) LexisNexis
6 1 (4.35%) SAP