The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Law in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Law over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Law
Rank 173 219 237
Rank change year-on-year
+46 +18
Permanent jobs citing Law 1797 1610 1249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.78% 1.42% 1.22%
As % of the General category 4.03% 3.22% 2.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1544 1382 1126
Average salary £48,750 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.63% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,850 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
Law
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

General Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
44576 50063 43939
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 44.25% 44.18% 43.07%
Number of salaries quoted 35583 39582 35370
Average salary £50,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

Law
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Law across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Law Jobs Demand Trend in England

Law
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Law across the England region.

Law Salary Trend in England

Law
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Law across the England region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

Law Salary Histogram in England

Law
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Law within the England region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +36 1334 £51,500 +3.00% 203
South East +7 141 £42,500 -5.55% 27
North West +39 78 £32,500 -1.51% 21
West Midlands +1 72 £50,000 +33.33% 17
South West +12 60 £35,661 -10.84% 7
East Midlands +34 49 £41,250 +3.12% 2
East of England +2 40 £51,000 +2.00% 4
Yorkshire +14 31 £40,000 +45.45% 6
North East - 1 £35,000 - 1
Law
UK

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 1137 (34.36%) Windows
2 878 (26.53%) Legal
3 695 (21.00%) Finance
4 674 (20.37%) Microsoft
5 645 (19.49%) Active Directory
6 531 (16.05%) ITIL
7 526 (15.90%) MS Office
8 511 (15.44%) SQL
9 449 (13.57%) Windows 7
10 434 (13.12%) MS Excel
11 419 (12.66%) Agile Software Development
12 376 (11.36%) SQL Server
13 368 (11.12%) Degree
14 358 (10.82%) Project Management
15 331 (10.00%) VMware
16 315 (9.52%) Citrix
17 303 (9.16%) .NET
18 270 (8.16%) C#
19 255 (7.71%) MS Exchange
20 249 (7.52%) Blackberry
21 246 (7.43%) HTML
22 239 (7.22%) E-Commerce
22 239 (7.22%) VMware Infrastructure
23 221 (6.68%) Data Centre
24 218 (6.59%) Cisco
24 218 (6.59%) Document Management
25 217 (6.56%) Windows Server 2008
26 213 (6.44%) JavaScript
26 213 (6.44%) PRINCE2
27 205 (6.20%) Java

Law
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the England 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
1 255 (7.71%) MS Exchange
2 200 (6.04%) WorkSite
3 164 (4.96%) Exchange Server 2010
4 155 (4.68%) SharePoint
5 115 (3.48%) IIS
6 108 (3.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 68 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2013
8 66 (1.99%) Exchange Server 2007
9 62 (1.87%) Lync
10 53 (1.60%) SharePoint 2013
11 50 (1.51%) SharePoint 2010
12 32 (0.97%) CMS
13 31 (0.94%) Node.js
14 29 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2003
15 15 (0.45%) nginx
15 15 (0.45%) Tomcat
15 15 (0.45%) BizTalk Server
16 13 (0.39%) WebSphere
16 13 (0.39%) SAS
17 11 (0.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 526 (15.90%) MS Office
2 434 (13.12%) MS Excel
3 88 (2.66%) MS PowerPoint
4 65 (1.96%) MS Project
5 58 (1.75%) MS Visio
6 16 (0.48%) Photoshop
7 9 (0.27%) Final Cut Pro
8 8 (0.24%) Acrobat
8 8 (0.24%) SPSS
9 7 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 7 (0.21%) Adobe Illustrator
10 6 (0.18%) InfoPath
11 4 (0.12%) Fireworks
11 4 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
12 1 (0.030%) Adobe Captivate
12 1 (0.030%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 24 (0.73%) Oracle EBS
2 21 (0.63%) Visualfiles
3 20 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
4 15 (0.45%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 13 (0.39%) Oracle General Ledger
5 13 (0.39%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 8 (0.24%) WebTrends
7 6 (0.18%) Oracle EBS R12
8 4 (0.12%) Magento
9 3 (0.091%) Oracle Payables
9 3 (0.091%) Oracle Assets
9 3 (0.091%) Oracle Receivables
9 3 (0.091%) Dynamics NAV
10 2 (0.060%) SAP FI
10 2 (0.060%) Oracle CRM
10 2 (0.060%) SAP FI/CO
10 2 (0.060%) assyst
10 2 (0.060%) SAP ERP
10 2 (0.060%) Cognos TM1
10 2 (0.060%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 77 (2.33%) SaaS
2 44 (1.33%) Mimecast
3 37 (1.12%) Amazon AWS
4 20 (0.60%) Office 365
5 15 (0.45%) Microsoft Azure
6 12 (0.36%) Google Analytics
7 10 (0.30%) IaaS
8 9 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
9 8 (0.24%) PaaS
10 3 (0.091%) CodePlex
10 3 (0.091%) Heroku
10 3 (0.091%) Adobe Analytics
11 2 (0.060%) GitHub
12 1 (0.030%) Force.com
12 1 (0.030%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 177 (5.35%) Firewall
2 137 (4.14%) WAN
3 135 (4.08%) TCP/IP
4 134 (4.05%) DNS
5 128 (3.87%) LAN
6 123 (3.72%) DHCP
7 106 (3.20%) SAN
8 94 (2.84%) VPN
9 78 (2.36%) Network Security
10 74 (2.24%) Internet
11 71 (2.15%) Intranet
12 66 (1.99%) Wireless
13 63 (1.90%) VoIP
14 42 (1.27%) Cisco ASA
15 38 (1.15%) MPLS
16 34 (1.03%) Extranet
17 33 (1.00%) VLAN
18 26 (0.79%) HSRP
18 26 (0.79%) NAS
19 25 (0.76%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 376 (11.36%) SQL Server
2 93 (2.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 72 (2.18%) SQL Server 2008
4 66 (1.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 57 (1.72%) MySQL
6 48 (1.45%) SQL Server 2005
7 40 (1.21%) Crystal Reports
8 32 (0.97%) Big Data
9 30 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
9 30 (0.91%) MongoDB
10 26 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
11 24 (0.73%) Relational Database
12 21 (0.63%) NoSQL
13 20 (0.60%) Hadoop
14 18 (0.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 13 (0.39%) IDOL
15 13 (0.39%) Data Mining
16 11 (0.33%) RDBMS
17 10 (0.30%) SQL Server 2000
17 10 (0.30%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 67 (2.02%) Visual Studio
2 63 (1.90%) Selenium
3 36 (1.09%) WebDriver
4 29 (0.88%) InstallShield
5 27 (0.82%) Cucumber
5 27 (0.82%) Jenkins
6 26 (0.79%) Git (software)
7 21 (0.63%) JIRA
8 18 (0.54%) MSI
9 16 (0.48%) Eclipse
10 15 (0.45%) Jasmine
11 14 (0.42%) SpecFlow
12 12 (0.36%) JUnit
13 10 (0.30%) Subversion
14 9 (0.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 9 (0.27%) Grunt
15 8 (0.24%) Team Foundation Server
16 7 (0.21%) Appium
16 7 (0.21%) JBehave
16 7 (0.21%) Mockito
General
1 878 (26.53%) Legal
2 695 (21.00%) Finance
3 165 (4.99%) Retail
4 117 (3.54%) Telecoms
5 102 (3.08%) Marketing
6 88 (2.66%) Banking
7 61 (1.84%) Games
8 50 (1.51%) Billing
9 38 (1.15%) Advertising
10 34 (1.03%) Manufacturing
11 25 (0.76%) Back Office
12 20 (0.60%) Financial Institution
12 20 (0.60%) Publishing
13 11 (0.33%) Multimedia
13 11 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
14 10 (0.30%) General Ledger
15 9 (0.27%) Aerospace
16 8 (0.24%) French Language
17 4 (0.12%) Corporate Banking
17 4 (0.12%) German Language
Job Titles
1 968 (29.25%) Analyst
2 477 (14.42%) Developer
3 301 (9.10%) Support Analyst
4 197 (5.95%) Business Analyst
5 176 (5.32%) Project Manager
6 158 (4.77%) Service Desk Analyst
7 155 (4.68%) Service Analyst
8 151 (4.56%) Consultant
9 143 (4.32%) Architect
10 126 (3.81%) Service Manager
11 117 (3.54%) Team Leader
12 110 (3.32%) 2nd Line Support
13 107 (3.23%) Administrator
14 104 (3.14%) Senior Developer
15 100 (3.02%) Transition Manager
16 87 (2.63%) Senior Analyst
17 85 (2.57%) Desktop Support
18 82 (2.48%) Applications Support
19 77 (2.33%) IT Support
20 75 (2.27%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 303 (9.16%) .NET
2 246 (7.43%) HTML
3 194 (5.86%) CSS
4 143 (4.32%) ASP.NET
5 93 (2.81%) XML
6 88 (2.66%) HTML5
7 78 (2.36%) jQuery
8 73 (2.21%) Spring
9 70 (2.12%) CSS3
10 68 (2.06%) Web Services
11 64 (1.93%) AngularJS
12 52 (1.57%) J2EE
13 44 (1.33%) .NET Framework
14 43 (1.30%) WinForms
15 41 (1.24%) XSLT
16 39 (1.18%) Hibernate
17 37 (1.12%) Spring MVC
18 31 (0.94%) Application Packaging
19 30 (0.91%) ASP.NET MVC
20 29 (0.88%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 249 (7.52%) Blackberry
2 221 (6.68%) Data Centre
3 193 (5.83%) Analytical Skills
4 115 (3.48%) Management Information System
5 91 (2.75%) Computer Science
6 89 (2.69%) User Experience
7 59 (1.78%) Mobile App
8 53 (1.60%) Video Conferencing
9 46 (1.39%) Life Science
10 45 (1.36%) Clustering
11 43 (1.30%) Client/Server
12 39 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
12 39 (1.18%) Mathematics
13 37 (1.12%) Hedge funds
14 36 (1.09%) Social Network
15 35 (1.06%) Social Media
16 32 (0.97%) E-Learning
17 30 (0.91%) iPhone
18 22 (0.66%) Statistics
18 22 (0.66%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1137 (34.36%) Windows
2 449 (13.57%) Windows 7
3 217 (6.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 159 (4.81%) Windows XP
5 154 (4.65%) Windows Server 2003
6 137 (4.14%) Linux
7 111 (3.35%) Android
8 109 (3.29%) Windows Server 2012
9 73 (2.21%) Apple iOS
9 73 (2.21%) Windows 8
10 71 (2.15%) UNIX
11 17 (0.51%) AIX
12 14 (0.42%) Windows 2000
12 14 (0.42%) Solaris
12 14 (0.42%) Ubuntu
12 14 (0.42%) Windows 2000 Server
13 11 (0.33%) Windows Mobile
14 9 (0.27%) Debian
14 9 (0.27%) FreeBSD
15 7 (0.21%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 531 (16.05%) ITIL
2 419 (12.66%) Agile Software Development
3 358 (10.82%) Project Management
4 239 (7.22%) E-Commerce
5 218 (6.59%) Document Management
6 213 (6.44%) PRINCE2
7 188 (5.68%) Service Management
8 165 (4.99%) MVC
9 163 (4.93%) Service Delivery
10 160 (4.84%) Mentoring
11 141 (4.26%) Information Security
11 141 (4.26%) TDD
12 140 (4.23%) Business Analysis
13 130 (3.93%) CRM
14 123 (3.72%) OO
15 122 (3.69%) Workflow
16 120 (3.63%) Incident Management
17 116 (3.51%) Stakeholder Management
17 116 (3.51%) Business Development
18 110 (3.32%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 511 (15.44%) SQL
2 270 (8.16%) C#
3 213 (6.44%) JavaScript
4 205 (6.20%) Java
5 92 (2.78%) T-SQL
6 87 (2.63%) Python
7 67 (2.02%) PowerShell
8 62 (1.87%) PHP
9 52 (1.57%) VB.NET
10 32 (0.97%) VBA
11 31 (0.94%) VB
12 30 (0.91%) C++
12 30 (0.91%) Ruby
13 27 (0.82%) VBScript
14 22 (0.66%) Perl
15 17 (0.51%) Scala
15 17 (0.51%) Shell Script
15 17 (0.51%) C
16 15 (0.45%) Bash Shell
17 12 (0.36%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 368 (11.12%) Degree
2 152 (4.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 115 (3.48%) ISEB
4 110 (3.32%) Cisco Certification
5 102 (3.08%) CISSP
6 91 (2.75%) ITIL Certification
7 88 (2.66%) MCSE
8 80 (2.42%) CCNA
9 63 (1.90%) CISM
10 52 (1.57%) MCSA
11 46 (1.39%) MOS
11 46 (1.39%) Security Cleared
12 43 (1.30%) CCNP
12 43 (1.30%) MCITP
13 42 (1.27%) MCP
13 42 (1.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 29 (0.88%) CEH
15 28 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 26 (0.79%) A+ Certification
17 20 (0.60%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 122 (3.69%) QA
2 116 (3.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 78 (2.36%) SLA
4 42 (1.27%) PCI DSS
5 24 (0.73%) ISO 9001
6 14 (0.42%) COBIT
7 13 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 11 (0.33%) Data Quality
9 4 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 2 (0.060%) BS25999
11 1 (0.030%) P3O
11 1 (0.030%) HMG Infosec
System Software
1 645 (19.49%) Active Directory
2 239 (7.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 85 (2.57%) Hyper-V
4 79 (2.39%) XenApp
5 61 (1.84%) vSphere
6 38 (1.15%) Microsoft App-V
7 30 (0.91%) XenServer
8 27 (0.82%) XenDesktop
9 23 (0.70%) Terminal Server
10 21 (0.63%) VMware Server
11 18 (0.54%) VMware ESX
12 16 (0.48%) Snort
13 14 (0.42%) Terminal Services
14 9 (0.27%) EMC RecoverPoint
14 9 (0.27%) DFS Replication
14 9 (0.27%) UAG
15 7 (0.21%) VirtualBox
16 6 (0.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
16 6 (0.18%) vCloud
17 4 (0.12%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 99 (2.99%) SCCM
2 45 (1.36%) Puppet
3 37 (1.12%) SCOM
4 35 (1.06%) Opscode Chef
5 22 (0.66%) Vagrant
6 16 (0.48%) Ansible
7 14 (0.42%) MOM
7 14 (0.42%) CiscoWorks
8 12 (0.36%) Norton AntiVirus
8 12 (0.36%) Backup Exec
8 12 (0.36%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 11 (0.33%) EdgeSight
10 9 (0.27%) WSUS
11 6 (0.18%) OpenView
11 6 (0.18%) Legato
11 6 (0.18%) Cisco UCCX
11 6 (0.18%) Oracle Identity Management
11 6 (0.18%) Salt
11 6 (0.18%) HP SIM
11 6 (0.18%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 674 (20.37%) Microsoft
2 331 (10.00%) VMware
3 315 (9.52%) Citrix
4 218 (6.59%) Cisco
5 152 (4.59%) HP
6 110 (3.32%) Oracle
7 72 (2.18%) EMC
8 57 (1.72%) Interwoven
9 51 (1.54%) Google
9 51 (1.54%) CheckPoint
10 49 (1.48%) Salesforce.com
10 49 (1.48%) McAfee
11 44 (1.33%) Apple
11 44 (1.33%) OpenText
11 44 (1.33%) SolarWinds
12 36 (1.09%) IBM
13 34 (1.03%) NetApp
13 34 (1.03%) Symantec
14 32 (0.97%) Avaya
15 31 (0.94%) SAP
Manchester, Lancashire
Peninsula
Salary: £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 1 hour ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
First Point IT
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
First Point IT
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Clayton Group
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Clayton Group
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
NES IT
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Bloomberg LP
Posted: 4 hours ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
NES IT
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ECS
Salary: benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
ECS
Salary: benefits,
Posted: 5 hours ago
Central London / West End
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
FieldFisher
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Uniqlo UK
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Uniqlo UK
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Uniqlo UK
Posted: 7 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £20k - 23k per year + Pension and BUPA
Posted: 8 hours ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Talent Spa
Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
First Point IT
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
First Point IT
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago