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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Law
Rank 188 198 188
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -10
Permanent jobs citing Law 1708 1632 1505
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.67% 1.52% 1.51%
As % of the General category 3.74% 3.47% 3.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1479 1390 1254
Average salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,900 £27,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
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
45658 47009 44964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 44.66% 43.88% 45.22%
Number of salaries quoted 36941 36569 35922
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 August 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 August 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 +6 1257 £50,000 - 116
South East +43 136 £42,500 +1.19% 20
North West +19 93 £35,000 +6.06% 10
South West +21 75 £42,500 +1.19% 8
Yorkshire +21 43 £31,750 -15.33% 8
East Midlands -11 40 £34,500 +15.00% 4
West Midlands -24 36 £45,000 +28.57% 11
East of England -19 23 £52,500 +16.66% 3
North East - 2 £42,500 -
Law
UK

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 993 (28.46%) Windows
2 893 (25.59%) Legal
3 839 (24.05%) Finance
4 672 (19.26%) Microsoft
5 570 (16.34%) Agile Software Development
6 548 (15.71%) SQL
7 540 (15.48%) Active Directory
8 491 (14.07%) ITIL
9 481 (13.79%) MS Excel
10 470 (13.47%) MS Office
11 442 (12.67%) Degree
12 385 (11.03%) SQL Server
13 372 (10.66%) Project Management
14 366 (10.49%) Windows 7
15 349 (10.00%) .NET
16 307 (8.80%) C#
17 305 (8.74%) VMware
18 285 (8.17%) JavaScript
19 284 (8.14%) Java
20 275 (7.88%) Analytical Skills
21 269 (7.71%) HTML
22 263 (7.54%) E-Commerce
23 245 (7.02%) Citrix
24 237 (6.79%) Document Management
25 233 (6.68%) PRINCE2
26 222 (6.36%) CSS
27 217 (6.22%) VMware Infrastructure
28 214 (6.13%) Service Management
29 213 (6.10%) TDD
30 212 (6.08%) Data Centre

Law
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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
1 204 (5.85%) WorkSite
2 190 (5.45%) MS Exchange
3 180 (5.16%) SharePoint
4 132 (3.78%) Exchange Server 2010
5 113 (3.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 106 (3.04%) IIS
7 64 (1.83%) SharePoint 2013
8 63 (1.81%) CMS
9 61 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2013
10 58 (1.66%) Lync
11 54 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2007
12 52 (1.49%) SharePoint 2010
13 45 (1.29%) Node.js
14 27 (0.77%) Tomcat
15 26 (0.75%) Apache
16 25 (0.72%) BizTalk Server
17 22 (0.63%) WebSphere
18 16 (0.46%) nginx
19 15 (0.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
20 13 (0.37%) SAS
Applications
1 481 (13.79%) MS Excel
2 470 (13.47%) MS Office
3 97 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
4 54 (1.55%) MS Visio
5 51 (1.46%) MS Project
6 11 (0.32%) Photoshop
7 8 (0.23%) SPSS
8 7 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
8 7 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 6 (0.17%) Acrobat
10 5 (0.14%) InfoPath
10 5 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
11 3 (0.086%) Adobe Captivate
12 2 (0.057%) InDesign
13 1 (0.029%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 36 (1.03%) Visualfiles
2 28 (0.80%) Oracle EBS
3 18 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
4 16 (0.46%) Dynamics AX
5 15 (0.43%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 13 (0.37%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 10 (0.29%) Oracle General Ledger
8 8 (0.23%) WebTrends
9 6 (0.17%) Cognos TM1
9 6 (0.17%) Oracle BPM
10 4 (0.11%) Unica
11 3 (0.086%) Eikon
11 3 (0.086%) SAP HR
11 3 (0.086%) Dynamics NAV
11 3 (0.086%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 2 (0.057%) assyst
12 2 (0.057%) Magento
13 1 (0.029%) thinkFolio
13 1 (0.029%) ResourceLink
13 1 (0.029%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 62 (1.78%) SaaS
2 53 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
3 39 (1.12%) Mimecast
4 23 (0.66%) Office 365
5 18 (0.52%) Microsoft Azure
6 13 (0.37%) Google Analytics
7 11 (0.32%) IaaS
8 9 (0.26%) PaaS
9 6 (0.17%) GitHub
10 5 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
11 4 (0.11%) CodePlex
12 3 (0.086%) Amazon EMR
12 3 (0.086%) Adobe Analytics
13 2 (0.057%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 125 (3.58%) TCP/IP
2 109 (3.12%) DNS
3 105 (3.01%) SAN
4 101 (2.89%) Firewall
4 101 (2.89%) WAN
5 90 (2.58%) DHCP
6 88 (2.52%) LAN
7 80 (2.29%) Internet
8 75 (2.15%) Intranet
9 65 (1.86%) VoIP
10 59 (1.69%) Network Security
11 51 (1.46%) VPN
12 45 (1.29%) HTTPS
13 37 (1.06%) NAS
14 36 (1.03%) MPLS
15 34 (0.97%) Unified Communications
16 32 (0.92%) Wireless
17 29 (0.83%) VLAN
18 25 (0.72%) Cisco ASA
19 19 (0.54%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 385 (11.03%) SQL Server
2 124 (3.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 104 (2.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 97 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
5 66 (1.89%) MySQL
6 63 (1.81%) Data Warehouse
7 60 (1.72%) Big Data
8 55 (1.58%) Crystal Reports
9 53 (1.52%) SQL Server 2005
10 47 (1.35%) Hadoop
10 47 (1.35%) NoSQL
11 42 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
12 41 (1.18%) MongoDB
13 36 (1.03%) Relational Database
14 30 (0.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 18 (0.52%) RDBMS
16 17 (0.49%) SQL Server 2000
17 15 (0.43%) Oracle BI EE
18 14 (0.40%) IDOL
19 13 (0.37%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 82 (2.35%) Selenium
2 65 (1.86%) Visual Studio
3 47 (1.35%) WebDriver
4 44 (1.26%) Cucumber
5 36 (1.03%) Jenkins
6 35 (1.00%) Git (software)
6 35 (1.00%) JUnit
7 31 (0.89%) InstallShield
8 28 (0.80%) SpecFlow
8 28 (0.80%) Jasmine
9 27 (0.77%) Eclipse
10 25 (0.72%) JIRA
11 22 (0.63%) MSI
12 16 (0.46%) Grunt
13 15 (0.43%) Mockito
14 11 (0.32%) Team Foundation Server
15 10 (0.29%) HP UFT
16 9 (0.26%) Subversion
16 9 (0.26%) Maven
16 9 (0.26%) JMeter
General
1 893 (25.59%) Legal
2 839 (24.05%) Finance
3 199 (5.70%) Retail
4 134 (3.84%) Banking
5 116 (3.32%) Marketing
6 112 (3.21%) Telecoms
7 63 (1.81%) Games
8 60 (1.72%) Manufacturing
9 53 (1.52%) Advertising
10 47 (1.35%) Billing
11 32 (0.92%) Pharmaceutical
12 26 (0.75%) Publishing
13 21 (0.60%) Back Office
14 15 (0.43%) General Ledger
15 14 (0.40%) Financial Institution
15 14 (0.40%) Aerospace
16 12 (0.34%) Multimedia
17 8 (0.23%) Italian Language
18 6 (0.17%) Retail Banking
18 6 (0.17%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 940 (26.94%) Analyst
2 663 (19.00%) Developer
3 267 (7.65%) Support Analyst
4 182 (5.22%) Project Manager
5 178 (5.10%) Business Analyst
6 165 (4.73%) Consultant
7 152 (4.36%) Service Analyst
8 151 (4.33%) Service Desk Analyst
9 139 (3.98%) Senior Developer
10 133 (3.81%) Architect
11 132 (3.78%) Java Developer
12 115 (3.30%) 2nd Line Support
13 113 (3.24%) Service Manager
14 102 (2.92%) Applications Support
15 101 (2.89%) Senior Analyst
16 94 (2.69%) Transition Manager
17 92 (2.64%) Team Leader
18 85 (2.44%) Test Analyst
19 83 (2.38%) Administrator
20 79 (2.26%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 349 (10.00%) .NET
2 269 (7.71%) HTML
3 222 (6.36%) CSS
4 145 (4.16%) ASP.NET
5 116 (3.32%) Spring
6 107 (3.07%) HTML5
7 106 (3.04%) AngularJS
8 98 (2.81%) jQuery
9 94 (2.69%) Web Services
10 89 (2.55%) CSS3
11 87 (2.49%) XML
12 56 (1.61%) .NET Framework
13 55 (1.58%) Sass
14 50 (1.43%) ASP.NET MVC
15 46 (1.32%) J2EE
16 44 (1.26%) Hibernate
17 43 (1.23%) Spring MVC
18 42 (1.20%) REST
19 40 (1.15%) SOAP
20 37 (1.06%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 275 (7.88%) Analytical Skills
2 212 (6.08%) Data Centre
3 198 (5.67%) Blackberry
4 107 (3.07%) Management Information System
5 105 (3.01%) Computer Science
6 72 (2.06%) User Experience
7 55 (1.58%) Life Science
8 51 (1.46%) Video Conferencing
8 51 (1.46%) E-Learning
9 43 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
10 41 (1.18%) Mobile App
10 41 (1.18%) Clustering
11 35 (1.00%) Client/Server
12 29 (0.83%) iPad
13 28 (0.80%) Visualisation
13 28 (0.80%) Replication
14 25 (0.72%) Social Media
15 24 (0.69%) Mathematics
16 23 (0.66%) iPhone
16 23 (0.66%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 993 (28.46%) Windows
2 366 (10.49%) Windows 7
3 190 (5.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 163 (4.67%) Linux
5 135 (3.87%) Windows Server 2003
6 133 (3.81%) Windows XP
7 124 (3.55%) Android
8 90 (2.58%) Windows Server 2012
9 70 (2.01%) Apple iOS
10 68 (1.95%) UNIX
11 61 (1.75%) Windows 8
12 17 (0.49%) Windows 2000 Server
13 16 (0.46%) AIX
14 12 (0.34%) FreeBSD
15 10 (0.29%) Windows 2000
15 10 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 9 (0.26%) Mac OS X
16 9 (0.26%) Solaris
17 8 (0.23%) Debian
18 7 (0.20%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 570 (16.34%) Agile Software Development
2 491 (14.07%) ITIL
3 372 (10.66%) Project Management
4 263 (7.54%) E-Commerce
5 237 (6.79%) Document Management
6 233 (6.68%) PRINCE2
7 214 (6.13%) Service Management
8 213 (6.10%) TDD
9 194 (5.56%) MVC
10 178 (5.10%) Mentoring
11 164 (4.70%) Service Delivery
12 159 (4.56%) Scrum
13 158 (4.53%) CRM
14 148 (4.24%) OO
15 139 (3.98%) Business Analysis
16 133 (3.81%) DevOps
17 128 (3.67%) Business Development
18 114 (3.27%) Workflow
19 109 (3.12%) Business Intelligence
20 108 (3.10%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 548 (15.71%) SQL
2 307 (8.80%) C#
3 285 (8.17%) JavaScript
4 284 (8.14%) Java
5 106 (3.04%) Python
6 91 (2.61%) T-SQL
7 83 (2.38%) PowerShell
8 67 (1.92%) PHP
9 43 (1.23%) VB.NET
10 42 (1.20%) C++
11 31 (0.89%) Ruby
12 30 (0.86%) C
12 30 (0.86%) VBScript
13 29 (0.83%) VBA
14 23 (0.66%) VB
15 20 (0.57%) Perl
16 18 (0.52%) Scala
16 18 (0.52%) Shell Script
17 17 (0.49%) PHP5
18 13 (0.37%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 442 (12.67%) Degree
2 145 (4.16%) Microsoft Certification
3 131 (3.75%) ISEB
4 109 (3.12%) MCSE
5 98 (2.81%) Cisco Certification
6 89 (2.55%) CISSP
7 72 (2.06%) CCNA
8 70 (2.01%) ITIL Certification
9 66 (1.89%) MCP
10 55 (1.58%) MCITP
11 50 (1.43%) Security Cleared
12 45 (1.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 43 (1.23%) MCSA
14 41 (1.18%) CISM
15 39 (1.12%) MOS
16 38 (1.09%) CCNP
17 37 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
18 26 (0.75%) CISA
19 19 (0.54%) HND
20 16 (0.46%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 135 (3.87%) QA
2 111 (3.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 108 (3.10%) SLA
4 53 (1.52%) PCI DSS
5 31 (0.89%) ISO 9001
6 14 (0.40%) COBIT
7 12 (0.34%) Data Quality
8 6 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.057%) GxP
9 2 (0.057%) P3O
10 1 (0.029%) HIPAA
10 1 (0.029%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 540 (15.48%) Active Directory
2 217 (6.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 48 (1.38%) Hyper-V
4 47 (1.35%) XenApp
5 42 (1.20%) vSphere
6 41 (1.18%) Microsoft App-V
7 24 (0.69%) XenDesktop
8 19 (0.54%) VMware Server
9 16 (0.46%) XenServer
10 15 (0.43%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 13 (0.37%) Terminal Server
12 12 (0.34%) VMware ESX
12 12 (0.34%) UAG
13 10 (0.29%) VirtualBox
14 9 (0.26%) Terminal Services
14 9 (0.26%) Xen
15 8 (0.23%) DFS Replication
15 8 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
16 3 (0.086%) vCloud
16 3 (0.086%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 100 (2.87%) SCCM
2 64 (1.83%) Puppet
3 54 (1.55%) Opscode Chef
4 28 (0.80%) SCOM
5 26 (0.75%) Vagrant
6 22 (0.63%) Ansible
7 15 (0.43%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 13 (0.37%) Backup Exec
9 9 (0.26%) WSUS
9 9 (0.26%) HP SIM
9 9 (0.26%) Oracle Identity Management
10 8 (0.23%) EdgeSight
10 8 (0.23%) HP Data Protector
11 6 (0.17%) Oracle RMAN
11 6 (0.17%) OpenView
11 6 (0.17%) Legato
11 6 (0.17%) MOM
11 6 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
12 5 (0.14%) Salt
12 5 (0.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 672 (19.26%) Microsoft
2 305 (8.74%) VMware
3 245 (7.02%) Citrix
4 209 (5.99%) Cisco
5 127 (3.64%) HP
6 114 (3.27%) Oracle
7 57 (1.63%) Google
8 56 (1.61%) OpenText
9 53 (1.52%) Interwoven
10 50 (1.43%) NetApp
11 49 (1.40%) SAP
12 45 (1.29%) IBM
13 41 (1.18%) Salesforce.com
14 38 (1.09%) CheckPoint
14 38 (1.09%) Mitel
15 37 (1.06%) Avaya
16 36 (1.03%) Symantec
16 36 (1.03%) Splunk
17 35 (1.00%) ArcSight
17 35 (1.00%) EMC
City, London
First Point
Salary: £55000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
First Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
First Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Isleworth, Middlesex
First Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
First Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
First Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
First Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
First Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
First Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
First Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
West London
First Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £58000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
First Point
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
First Point
Salary: £80000.00 - £100000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
First Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
First Point
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
First Point
Salary: £75000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + bonus, full health, etc
Posted: Yesterday
Isleworth, Middlesex
First Point
Salary: £75000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + bonus, full health, etc
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
First Point
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
First Point
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
First Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday