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 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Law
Rank 79 105 93
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -12
Permanent jobs citing Law 27 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.82% 0.27% 0.40%
As % of the General category 3.50% 0.56% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 21 3 2
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £50,000 £47,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £49,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -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
771 713 624
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 51.99% 47.76% 50.16%
Number of salaries quoted 447 464 351
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 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,600 £62,500 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 5 August 2015.

Law Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 26 (76.47%) Data Centre
2 25 (73.53%) Degree
3 22 (64.71%) Performance Management
4 20 (58.82%) Project Management
5 18 (52.94%) PCI DSS
5 18 (52.94%) Security Architecture
5 18 (52.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 18 (52.94%) Vulnerability Management
6 17 (50.00%) Splunk
6 17 (50.00%) ArcSight
7 14 (41.18%) Portfolio Management
7 14 (41.18%) Test Strategy
8 10 (29.41%) IIS
8 10 (29.41%) CISSP
9 8 (23.53%) Security+ Certification
10 7 (20.59%) Finance
11 6 (17.65%) ITIL
12 5 (14.71%) Intranet
13 4 (11.76%) Service Management
13 4 (11.76%) Firewall
13 4 (11.76%) ITSM
13 4 (11.76%) TOGAF
13 4 (11.76%) Intrusion Detection
13 4 (11.76%) Systems Analysis
13 4 (11.76%) FrontRange
13 4 (11.76%) IT Governance
13 4 (11.76%) COBIT
13 4 (11.76%) SIEM
13 4 (11.76%) Data Protection
13 4 (11.76%) ServiceNow

Law
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 10 (29.41%) IIS
2 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.71%) Intranet
2 4 (11.76%) Firewall
2 4 (11.76%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (2.94%) Network Security
General
1 7 (20.59%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Local Government
3 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (44.12%) Analyst
2 14 (41.18%) Consultant
3 12 (35.29%) Security Analyst
4 10 (29.41%) IT Security Consultant
4 10 (29.41%) Security Consultant
4 10 (29.41%) IT Consultant
5 7 (20.59%) IT Security Analyst
6 4 (11.76%) Security Operations Analyst
6 4 (11.76%) Management Consultant
6 4 (11.76%) Operations Analyst
6 4 (11.76%) Service Management Consultant
7 3 (8.82%) Data Manager
7 3 (8.82%) Junior
8 2 (5.88%) Security Engineer
8 2 (5.88%) Information Manager
8 2 (5.88%) Project Engineer
8 2 (5.88%) Data Governance Manager
8 2 (5.88%) Governance Manager
8 2 (5.88%) IT Security Engineer
8 2 (5.88%) PMO Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 26 (76.47%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.88%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (64.71%) Performance Management
2 20 (58.82%) Project Management
3 18 (52.94%) Security Architecture
3 18 (52.94%) Vulnerability Management
4 14 (41.18%) Test Strategy
4 14 (41.18%) Portfolio Management
5 6 (17.65%) ITIL
6 4 (11.76%) Service Management
6 4 (11.76%) ITSM
6 4 (11.76%) TOGAF
6 4 (11.76%) Systems Analysis
6 4 (11.76%) IT Governance
6 4 (11.76%) SIEM
6 4 (11.76%) Data Protection
7 3 (8.82%) Information Governance
7 3 (8.82%) Document Management
7 3 (8.82%) Risk Assessment
7 3 (8.82%) Information Security
8 2 (5.88%) PRINCE2
8 2 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (73.53%) Degree
2 10 (29.41%) CISSP
3 8 (23.53%) Security+ Certification
4 2 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (52.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 18 (52.94%) PCI DSS
2 4 (11.76%) COBIT
3 3 (8.82%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (50.00%) Splunk
1 17 (50.00%) ArcSight
2 4 (11.76%) ServiceNow
2 4 (11.76%) FrontRange
3 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
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