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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Law
Rank 92 99 90
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -9
Permanent jobs citing Law 14 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.98% 0.34% 0.17%
As % of the General category 1.76% 0.65% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 1
Average salary £50,000 £21,500 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+132.55% -8.51%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%
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
797 766 593
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 56.01% 52.14% 49.62%
Number of salaries quoted 484 497 399
Average salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,050 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 18 December 2014.

Law Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 26 (52.00%) SQL
1 26 (52.00%) T-SQL
2 23 (46.00%) MS Excel
3 22 (44.00%) E-Commerce
3 22 (44.00%) JavaScript
3 22 (44.00%) ASP.NET
3 22 (44.00%) .NET
3 22 (44.00%) C#
3 22 (44.00%) MVC
3 22 (44.00%) Cryptography
3 22 (44.00%) Software Engineering
3 22 (44.00%) Ajax
3 22 (44.00%) NHibernate
3 22 (44.00%) .NET Framework
3 22 (44.00%) Amazon EC2
3 22 (44.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (44.00%) jQuery
3 22 (44.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 22 (44.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 13 (26.00%) ITIL
5 11 (22.00%) SQL Server
6 10 (20.00%) Firewall
7 9 (18.00%) MS Office
7 9 (18.00%) Microsoft
8 8 (16.00%) Windows
8 8 (16.00%) Windows XP
9 7 (14.00%) MS Exchange
9 7 (14.00%) IIS
9 7 (14.00%) Active Directory
9 7 (14.00%) SAN

Law
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 7 (14.00%) IIS
1 7 (14.00%) MS Exchange
1 7 (14.00%) Lync
1 7 (14.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (4.00%) WorkSite
Applications
1 23 (46.00%) MS Excel
2 9 (18.00%) MS Office
3 1 (2.00%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 22 (44.00%) Amazon EC2
1 22 (44.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (20.00%) Firewall
2 7 (14.00%) IP Telephony
2 7 (14.00%) SAN
2 7 (14.00%) Cisco IPT
3 5 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.00%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (6.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (6.00%) QlikView
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 6 (12.00%) Finance
2 5 (10.00%) Legal
3 2 (4.00%) Marketing
4 1 (2.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 19 (38.00%) Developer
1 19 (38.00%) .NET Developer
1 19 (38.00%) C# Developer
1 19 (38.00%) ASP.NET Developer
1 19 (38.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 19 (38.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 16 (32.00%) Lead C# Developer
2 16 (32.00%) Lead .NET Developer
2 16 (32.00%) Lead Developer
3 12 (24.00%) Analyst
4 6 (12.00%) Change Manager
4 6 (12.00%) Incident Manager
5 5 (10.00%) Operations Analyst
5 5 (10.00%) Security Operations Analyst
5 5 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (10.00%) Security Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) Business Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Senior Software Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (44.00%) Ajax
1 22 (44.00%) NHibernate
1 22 (44.00%) .NET Framework
1 22 (44.00%) .NET
1 22 (44.00%) ASP.NET
1 22 (44.00%) jQuery
1 22 (44.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 22 (44.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 2 (4.00%) CSS
2 2 (4.00%) WCF
2 2 (4.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (44.00%) Cryptography
2 7 (14.00%) Blackberry
3 6 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.00%) Windows
1 8 (16.00%) Windows XP
2 7 (14.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (14.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (44.00%) E-Commerce
1 22 (44.00%) MVC
1 22 (44.00%) Software Engineering
2 13 (26.00%) ITIL
3 7 (14.00%) Service Delivery
4 6 (12.00%) Information Security
5 5 (10.00%) SIEM
5 5 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
6 3 (6.00%) Document Management
6 3 (6.00%) Data Management
6 3 (6.00%) Project Management
7 2 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (4.00%) B2B
7 2 (4.00%) TOGAF
7 2 (4.00%) Workflow
7 2 (4.00%) Practice Management
7 2 (4.00%) Business Development
7 2 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (4.00%) Time Management
7 2 (4.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 26 (52.00%) SQL
1 26 (52.00%) T-SQL
2 22 (44.00%) C#
2 22 (44.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (14.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (14.00%) Degree
2 4 (8.00%) MCSA
2 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 7 (14.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (14.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (14.00%) Hyper-V
1 7 (14.00%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (10.00%) Forefront TMG
Vendors
1 9 (18.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (14.00%) VMware
2 7 (14.00%) Cisco