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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Law
Rank 28 16 23
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +7
Permanent jobs citing Law 21 13 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 7.95% 8.33% 7.05%
As % of the General category 30.88% 22.81% 18.03%
Number of salaries quoted 21 13 10
Average salary £59,000 £77,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.87% +82.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £25,240 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £85,000 £55,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +1.35%
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
68 57 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 25.76% 36.54% 39.10%
Number of salaries quoted 61 50 50
Average salary £55,000 £38,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.73% -15.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,050 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £54,500 £78,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 8 February 2016.

Law Salary Histogram in Colchester

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 (55.17%) Legal
2 14 (48.28%) Windows
2 14 (48.28%) Service Management
3 13 (44.83%) ITIL
4 9 (31.03%) SAP
5 8 (27.59%) MS Excel
6 7 (24.14%) Service Delivery
6 7 (24.14%) Citrix
6 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (24.14%) XenApp
6 7 (24.14%) Windows Server
7 6 (20.69%) Coaching
7 6 (20.69%) Problem Management
7 6 (20.69%) Remedy ITSM
7 6 (20.69%) Test Management
7 6 (20.69%) Test Scripting
7 6 (20.69%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (20.69%) ITIL V2
7 6 (20.69%) Test Strategy
7 6 (20.69%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (20.69%) ITSM
7 6 (20.69%) Remedy
7 6 (20.69%) MS Office
7 6 (20.69%) MS Exchange
7 6 (20.69%) ISEB
7 6 (20.69%) SAN
7 6 (20.69%) HP UFT
7 6 (20.69%) LoadRunner
7 6 (20.69%) NetApp
7 6 (20.69%) Document Management

Law
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (20.69%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (20.69%) Exchange Server 2013
1 6 (20.69%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (3.45%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (27.59%) MS Excel
2 6 (20.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (20.69%) assyst
1 6 (20.69%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (10.34%) SAP ERP
3 1 (3.45%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Office 365
1 2 (6.90%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.69%) SAN
2 1 (3.45%) Internet
2 1 (3.45%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (20.69%) HP UFT
1 6 (20.69%) LoadRunner
General
1 16 (55.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) Team Leader
2 6 (20.69%) Incident and Problem Manager
2 6 (20.69%) Incident Manager
2 6 (20.69%) ITIL Incident Manager
2 6 (20.69%) ITIL Manager
2 6 (20.69%) ITIL Problem Manager
2 6 (20.69%) Problem Manager
2 6 (20.69%) Test Leader
2 6 (20.69%) Test Team Leader
3 4 (13.79%) Applications Support
3 4 (13.79%) Service Desk Manager
3 4 (13.79%) Service Desk Support
3 4 (13.79%) Service Manager
3 4 (13.79%) Service Support Manager
3 4 (13.79%) Support Manager
4 3 (10.34%) Architect
4 3 (10.34%) SAP Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) SAP Support
4 3 (10.34%) Support Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Support Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Blackberry
2 3 (10.34%) Mobile App
3 2 (6.90%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 14 (48.28%) Windows
2 7 (24.14%) Windows Server
2 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (13.79%) Windows 7
4 2 (6.90%) Android
4 2 (6.90%) Apple iOS
4 2 (6.90%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (48.28%) Service Management
2 13 (44.83%) ITIL
3 7 (24.14%) Service Delivery
4 6 (20.69%) Coaching
4 6 (20.69%) Document Management
4 6 (20.69%) ITIL V2
4 6 (20.69%) ITSM
4 6 (20.69%) Problem Management
4 6 (20.69%) Test Management
4 6 (20.69%) Test Scripting
4 6 (20.69%) Test Strategy
5 4 (13.79%) Incident Management
5 4 (13.79%) Mentoring
5 4 (13.79%) Non-Functional Testing
5 4 (13.79%) Performance Management
5 4 (13.79%) Service Desk Management
6 3 (10.34%) ERP
6 3 (10.34%) Mobile Application Development
7 2 (6.90%) Configuration Management
7 2 (6.90%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.90%) ABAP
1 2 (6.90%) SQL
2 1 (3.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) ISEB
1 6 (20.69%) ISTQB
2 2 (6.90%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.45%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (24.14%) XenApp
2 5 (17.24%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) SCCM
1 1 (3.45%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (31.03%) SAP
2 7 (24.14%) Citrix
3 6 (20.69%) NetApp
3 6 (20.69%) Remedy
4 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.45%) Adobe
5 1 (3.45%) VMware