The first 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Law
Rank 100 82 90
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +8
Permanent jobs citing Law 10 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.60% 0.73% 0.50%
As % of the General category 1.39% 1.36% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 6
Average salary £18,000 £32,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-43.75% +4.91%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
General Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
721 588 653
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 43.49% 53.55% 46.18%
Number of salaries quoted 459 302 434
Average salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,550
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
Law
Scotland

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 13 (72.22%) Windows
2 10 (55.56%) VMware
3 9 (50.00%) Marketing
3 9 (50.00%) Reuters
3 9 (50.00%) Practice Management
3 9 (50.00%) Finance
3 9 (50.00%) Legal
4 8 (44.44%) Windows XP
4 8 (44.44%) Citrix
4 8 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (44.44%) Windows 7
5 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 6 (33.33%) C#
5 6 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 6 (33.33%) .NET
5 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET
6 5 (27.78%) CSS
6 5 (27.78%) SOAP
6 5 (27.78%) Web Services
6 5 (27.78%) XML
6 5 (27.78%) XSLT
6 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
6 5 (27.78%) IIS
6 5 (27.78%) MS Office
6 5 (27.78%) Visual Studio
6 5 (27.78%) SQL
6 5 (27.78%) HTML
6 5 (27.78%) XQuery
6 5 (27.78%) Dell
6 5 (27.78%) N-Tier

Law
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 5 (27.78%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) MS Office
1 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) VoIP
1 3 (16.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Visual Studio
1 5 (27.78%) InstallShield
1 5 (27.78%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (27.78%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
1 5 (27.78%) MSBuild
General
1 9 (50.00%) Marketing
1 9 (50.00%) Finance
1 9 (50.00%) Legal
2 4 (22.22%) Billing
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Analyst
1 8 (44.44%) IT Support
2 7 (38.89%) Support Analyst
3 6 (33.33%) Developer
4 5 (27.78%) Senior Developer
5 4 (22.22%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 4 (22.22%) Help Desk Support
5 4 (22.22%) Project Manager
5 4 (22.22%) Help Desk Analyst
6 3 (16.67%) IT Support Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Service Desk Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Software Programmer
7 1 (5.56%) Software Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Software Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Programmer
7 1 (5.56%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) .NET
1 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 5 (27.78%) CSS
2 5 (27.78%) SOAP
2 5 (27.78%) Web Services
2 5 (27.78%) XML
2 5 (27.78%) XSLT
2 5 (27.78%) HTML
2 5 (27.78%) .NET Remoting
2 5 (27.78%) .NET Framework
2 5 (27.78%) JSON
2 5 (27.78%) OOXML
2 5 (27.78%) WinForms
2 5 (27.78%) Ajax
2 5 (27.78%) jQuery
3 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) N-Tier
2 3 (16.67%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 13 (72.22%) Windows
2 8 (44.44%) Windows XP
2 8 (44.44%) Windows 7
3 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Practice Management
2 5 (27.78%) Workflow
2 5 (27.78%) Document Management
2 5 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (27.78%) Multithreading
3 4 (22.22%) Workflow Management
3 4 (22.22%) Resource Management
3 4 (22.22%) Project Management
3 4 (22.22%) PRINCE2
3 4 (22.22%) PRINCE
4 1 (5.56%) Software Architecture
4 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
4 1 (5.56%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) C#
1 6 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (27.78%) SQL
2 5 (27.78%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (27.78%) Degree
3 4 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (22.22%) PMP
3 4 (22.22%) PMI Certification
4 3 (16.67%) MCSE
4 3 (16.67%) MCSA
4 3 (16.67%) MCP
4 3 (16.67%) HNC
4 3 (16.67%) HND
4 3 (16.67%) MCTS
4 3 (16.67%) MCITP
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (16.67%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) VMware
2 9 (50.00%) Reuters
3 8 (44.44%) Citrix
4 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 5 (27.78%) Dell
6 3 (16.67%) Cisco
6 3 (16.67%) LANDesk