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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Law over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Law
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 80 55 85
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +30
Permanent jobs citing Law 13 37 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.17% 2.94% 1.34%
As % of the General category 2.50% 5.05% 2.43%
Number of salaries quoted 12 28 2
Median salary £32,500 £52,500 £26,575
Median salary % change year-on-year
-38.09% +97.55%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +8.97%

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
521 733 741
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 46.94% 58.22% 55.01%
Number of salaries quoted 378 444 415
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £61,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Law
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region citing Law as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 22 February 2017, IT jobs citing Law also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Law.

1 24 (63.16%) Splunk
2 20 (52.63%) Security Monitoring
3 18 (47.37%) Finance
4 15 (39.47%) Data Centre
5 14 (36.84%) Cyberthreat
5 14 (36.84%) Contact Management
5 14 (36.84%) Cyber Intelligence
6 13 (34.21%) Linux
7 11 (28.95%) Degree
7 11 (28.95%) Network Security
7 11 (28.95%) Security Operations
7 11 (28.95%) Security Operations Centre
8 9 (23.68%) Cybersecurity
9 7 (18.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 7 (18.42%) Security Architecture
9 7 (18.42%) Performance Management
9 7 (18.42%) PCI DSS
9 7 (18.42%) IISP
9 7 (18.42%) Portfolio Management
9 7 (18.42%) ArcSight
9 7 (18.42%) Test Strategy
9 7 (18.42%) Vulnerability Management
9 7 (18.42%) IIS
9 7 (18.42%) CISSP
9 7 (18.42%) Project Management
9 7 (18.42%) Information Security
9 7 (18.42%) Compliance Management
9 7 (18.42%) Risk and Compliance Management
10 5 (13.16%) Red Hat
10 5 (13.16%) Unix

Law
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (18.42%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (28.95%) Network Security
2 4 (10.53%) Firewall
2 4 (10.53%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (10.53%) TCP/IP
General
1 18 (47.37%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (52.63%) Consultant
1 20 (52.63%) Security Consultant
2 13 (34.21%) Associate Consultant
3 8 (21.05%) Linux Consultant
4 7 (18.42%) Information Security Consultant
4 7 (18.42%) Network Consultant
4 7 (18.42%) Network Security Consultant
5 4 (10.53%) Analyst
5 4 (10.53%) Network Analyst
5 4 (10.53%) Network Intrusion Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 15 (39.47%) Data Centre
2 14 (36.84%) Cyberthreat
3 11 (28.95%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 13 (34.21%) Linux
2 5 (13.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (13.16%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (52.63%) Security Monitoring
2 14 (36.84%) Contact Management
2 14 (36.84%) Cyber Intelligence
3 11 (28.95%) Security Operations
4 9 (23.68%) Cybersecurity
5 7 (18.42%) Compliance Management
5 7 (18.42%) Information Security
5 7 (18.42%) Performance Management
5 7 (18.42%) Portfolio Management
5 7 (18.42%) Project Management
5 7 (18.42%) Risk and Compliance Management
5 7 (18.42%) Security Architecture
5 7 (18.42%) Test Strategy
5 7 (18.42%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 11 (28.95%) Degree
2 7 (18.42%) CISSP
2 7 (18.42%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (18.42%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 24 (63.16%) Splunk
2 7 (18.42%) ArcSight
3 5 (13.16%) Red Hat