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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Law
Rank 89 85 95
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +10
Permanent jobs citing Law 20 24 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.28% 1.60% 0.41%
As % of the General category 2.43% 3.17% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 14 15 4
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £50,000 £34,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £49,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Law
Scotland

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

General Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
823 757 624
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 52.69% 50.47% 51.36%
Number of salaries quoted 458 487 379
Average salary £48,000 £43,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.34% -6.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Law
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Law Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Law
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Law Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Law
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

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

Law Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 28 (93.33%) Degree
2 25 (83.33%) Performance Management
2 25 (83.33%) Data Centre
3 23 (76.67%) Project Management
4 21 (70.00%) PCI DSS
4 21 (70.00%) Security Architecture
4 21 (70.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 21 (70.00%) Vulnerability Management
5 19 (63.33%) ArcSight
5 19 (63.33%) Splunk
6 17 (56.67%) Portfolio Management
6 17 (56.67%) Test Strategy
7 13 (43.33%) IIS
7 13 (43.33%) CISSP
8 8 (26.67%) Security+ Certification
9 6 (20.00%) ITIL
10 4 (13.33%) Service Management
10 4 (13.33%) ITSM
10 4 (13.33%) TOGAF
10 4 (13.33%) FrontRange
10 4 (13.33%) IT Governance
10 4 (13.33%) COBIT
10 4 (13.33%) ServiceNow
11 3 (10.00%) QA
11 3 (10.00%) Finance
12 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
12 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2
12 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
12 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
12 2 (6.67%) Local Government

Law
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 13 (43.33%) IIS
2 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) Intranet
1 2 (6.67%) Network Security
General
1 3 (10.00%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Local Government
3 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (53.33%) Consultant
2 12 (40.00%) Security Consultant
2 12 (40.00%) Analyst
2 12 (40.00%) IT Consultant
2 12 (40.00%) IT Security Consultant
3 9 (30.00%) Security Analyst
4 7 (23.33%) IT Security Analyst
5 4 (13.33%) Management Consultant
5 4 (13.33%) Service Management Consultant
6 3 (10.00%) Junior
7 2 (6.67%) IT Security Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) PMO Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) Project Consultant
7 2 (6.67%) Security Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Project Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) Junior Tester
8 1 (3.33%) Solutions Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) Graduate
8 1 (3.33%) Tester
8 1 (3.33%) Junior Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 25 (83.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (83.33%) Performance Management
2 23 (76.67%) Project Management
3 21 (70.00%) Security Architecture
3 21 (70.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 17 (56.67%) Test Strategy
4 17 (56.67%) Portfolio Management
5 6 (20.00%) ITIL
6 4 (13.33%) TOGAF
6 4 (13.33%) Service Management
6 4 (13.33%) ITSM
6 4 (13.33%) IT Governance
7 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2
7 2 (6.67%) Software Testing
8 1 (3.33%) SDLC
8 1 (3.33%) Automated Testing
8 1 (3.33%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (3.33%) Security Testing
8 1 (3.33%) Time Management
8 1 (3.33%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (93.33%) Degree
2 13 (43.33%) CISSP
3 8 (26.67%) Security+ Certification
4 2 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (70.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 21 (70.00%) PCI DSS
2 4 (13.33%) COBIT
3 3 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 19 (63.33%) Splunk
1 19 (63.33%) ArcSight
2 4 (13.33%) ServiceNow
2 4 (13.33%) FrontRange
3 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
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