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 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Law
Rank 65 90 96
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +6
Permanent jobs citing Law 32 15 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.52% 1.11% 0.65%
As % of the General category 4.46% 2.03% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 24 2 9
Average salary £52,500 £26,575 £18,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+97.55% +47.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £26,575 £17,800
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £26,575 £25,200
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +1.35%
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
717 739 668
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 56.37% 54.86% 48.23%
Number of salaries quoted 438 430 458
Average salary £50,000 £47,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% +10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £72,500
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 5 February 2016.

Law Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 51 (79.69%) Data Centre
2 33 (51.56%) Degree
3 32 (50.00%) Performance Management
3 32 (50.00%) Test Strategy
3 32 (50.00%) Portfolio Management
4 31 (48.44%) Security Architecture
5 25 (39.06%) Project Management
5 25 (39.06%) IIS
5 25 (39.06%) CISSP
5 25 (39.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 25 (39.06%) Vulnerability Management
5 25 (39.06%) PCI DSS
5 25 (39.06%) IISP
5 25 (39.06%) Security Operations
5 25 (39.06%) Security Operations Centre
6 24 (37.50%) Splunk
6 24 (37.50%) ArcSight
7 19 (29.69%) SIEM
8 16 (25.00%) Network Security
9 15 (23.44%) QRadar
10 12 (18.75%) Identity Access Management
11 9 (14.06%) Finance
12 8 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
12 8 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (12.50%) Banking
12 8 (12.50%) Retail
13 7 (10.94%) Veritas Volume Manager
13 7 (10.94%) Veritas File System
13 7 (10.94%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 7 (10.94%) COBIT

Law
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 25 (39.06%) IIS
2 2 (3.13%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (3.13%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.13%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 16 (25.00%) Network Security
2 2 (3.13%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.13%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (14.06%) Finance
2 8 (12.50%) Banking
2 8 (12.50%) Retail
3 2 (3.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 36 (56.25%) Consultant
2 29 (45.31%) Security Consultant
3 22 (34.38%) IT Consultant
3 22 (34.38%) IT Security Consultant
4 8 (12.50%) Analyst
4 8 (12.50%) SIEM Consultant
4 8 (12.50%) Vulnerability Consultant
5 7 (10.94%) Administrator
5 7 (10.94%) Management Consultant
5 7 (10.94%) Service Management Consultant
5 7 (10.94%) Solaris Administrator
5 7 (10.94%) Unix Administrator
6 5 (7.81%) Identity and Access Management Consultant
6 5 (7.81%) Identity Management Consultant
6 5 (7.81%) Security Analyst
6 5 (7.81%) Security Engineer
6 5 (7.81%) Security Management Consultant
7 4 (6.25%) Compliance Consultant
7 4 (6.25%) IT Security Engineer
7 4 (6.25%) Splunk Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.69%) Apache Flex
2 2 (3.13%) .NET
3 1 (1.56%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 51 (79.69%) Data Centre
2 25 (39.06%) Security Operations Centre
3 7 (10.94%) Clustering
4 1 (1.56%) Blog
4 1 (1.56%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.56%) e-Learning
4 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.94%) Solaris
1 7 (10.94%) Unix
2 1 (1.56%) Windows
2 1 (1.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (50.00%) Performance Management
1 32 (50.00%) Portfolio Management
1 32 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 31 (48.44%) Security Architecture
3 25 (39.06%) Project Management
3 25 (39.06%) Security Operations
3 25 (39.06%) Vulnerability Management
4 19 (29.69%) SIEM
5 12 (18.75%) Identity Access Management
6 8 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (10.94%) IT Governance
7 7 (10.94%) ITIL
7 7 (10.94%) ITIL V3
7 7 (10.94%) ITSM
7 7 (10.94%) Migration
7 7 (10.94%) Service Management
7 7 (10.94%) TOGAF
8 6 (9.38%) Enterprise Architecture
9 4 (6.25%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.13%) C#
2 1 (1.56%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (51.56%) Degree
2 25 (39.06%) CISSP
2 25 (39.06%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (39.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 25 (39.06%) PCI DSS
2 7 (10.94%) COBIT
3 1 (1.56%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (10.94%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 7 (10.94%) Veritas File System
1 7 (10.94%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 15 (23.44%) QRadar
Vendors
1 24 (37.50%) ArcSight
1 24 (37.50%) Splunk
2 7 (10.94%) FrontRange
2 7 (10.94%) ServiceNow
2 7 (10.94%) Veritas
3 4 (6.25%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.13%) iManage