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

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Law
Rank 185 193 213
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +20
Permanent jobs citing Law 1690 1592 1385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.65% 1.49% 1.34%
As % of the General category 3.74% 3.38% 3.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1489 1365 1199
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £68,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
45137 47078 45053
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 44.15% 44.12% 43.72%
Number of salaries quoted 35888 36982 36315
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 £42,500 £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 31 March 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 31 March 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 +22 1272 £52,500 +5.00% 178
South East -1 114 £41,500 -13.54% 11
North West +14 69 £32,500 +12.06% 26
West Midlands -3 65 £60,000 +71.42% 13
South West -3 53 £36,500 -8.75% 12
East of England -12 46 £51,000 +21.42% 5
East Midlands -7 35 £39,500 -1.25% 13
Yorkshire +5 34 £26,000 -28.76% 8
North East -19 1 £25,000 -27.53% 1
Law
UK

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 1158 (36.32%) Windows
2 907 (28.45%) Legal
3 692 (21.71%) Microsoft
4 689 (21.61%) Active Directory
5 614 (19.26%) Finance
6 579 (18.16%) MS Office
7 572 (17.94%) SQL
8 514 (16.12%) ITIL
9 491 (15.40%) Windows 7
10 450 (14.12%) MS Excel
11 409 (12.83%) SQL Server
12 351 (11.01%) Citrix
12 351 (11.01%) Agile Software Development
13 335 (10.51%) Project Management
14 315 (9.88%) VMware
15 309 (9.69%) Degree
16 295 (9.25%) .NET
17 273 (8.56%) C#
18 262 (8.22%) Blackberry
19 252 (7.90%) Windows Server 2008
20 249 (7.81%) MS Exchange
21 227 (7.12%) Document Management
22 223 (6.99%) Cisco
23 218 (6.84%) PRINCE2
23 218 (6.84%) VMware Infrastructure
24 217 (6.81%) HTML
25 208 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
26 199 (6.24%) E-Commerce
27 191 (5.99%) JavaScript
28 188 (5.90%) Firewall

Law
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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
1 249 (7.81%) MS Exchange
2 179 (5.61%) WorkSite
3 147 (4.61%) SharePoint
4 143 (4.49%) Exchange Server 2010
5 101 (3.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 92 (2.89%) IIS
7 52 (1.63%) Lync
8 51 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2007
9 49 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2013
10 45 (1.41%) SharePoint 2010
11 40 (1.25%) SharePoint 2013
12 37 (1.16%) CMS
13 36 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2003
14 20 (0.63%) Node.js
15 19 (0.60%) Tomcat
16 14 (0.44%) Apache
16 14 (0.44%) Office Communications Server
17 12 (0.38%) WordPress
18 10 (0.31%) SAS
19 9 (0.28%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 579 (18.16%) MS Office
2 450 (14.12%) MS Excel
3 97 (3.04%) MS PowerPoint
4 70 (2.20%) MS Project
5 41 (1.29%) MS Visio
6 14 (0.44%) Photoshop
7 11 (0.35%) Acrobat
8 9 (0.28%) Final Cut Pro
9 7 (0.22%) SPSS
10 4 (0.13%) Fireworks
10 4 (0.13%) Mathematica
10 4 (0.13%) InfoPath
10 4 (0.13%) Adobe Captivate
11 3 (0.094%) Adobe Illustrator
11 3 (0.094%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 2 (0.063%) Spreadsheet
12 2 (0.063%) Stata
Business Applications
1 21 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (0.50%) Visualfiles
3 10 (0.31%) Oracle EBS
4 8 (0.25%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 7 (0.22%) Google Analytics
6 6 (0.19%) Oracle EBS R12
7 5 (0.16%) Oracle General Ledger
7 5 (0.16%) SAP ERP
8 4 (0.13%) WebTrends
8 4 (0.13%) Magento
9 3 (0.094%) assyst
9 3 (0.094%) Oracle Payables
9 3 (0.094%) Oracle Receivables
9 3 (0.094%) Oracle Assets
9 3 (0.094%) SAP FI
9 3 (0.094%) Oracle CRM
9 3 (0.094%) SAP FI/CO
9 3 (0.094%) SAP CO
10 2 (0.063%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 2 (0.063%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 72 (2.26%) SaaS
2 15 (0.47%) Office 365
3 10 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
3 10 (0.31%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (0.25%) PaaS
4 8 (0.25%) IaaS
5 7 (0.22%) GitHub
5 7 (0.22%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (0.094%) Heroku
7 1 (0.031%) Force.com
7 1 (0.031%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 188 (5.90%) Firewall
2 164 (5.14%) WAN
3 151 (4.74%) LAN
4 144 (4.52%) TCP/IP
5 130 (4.08%) DNS
6 119 (3.73%) DHCP
7 106 (3.32%) VPN
8 104 (3.26%) SAN
9 82 (2.57%) Intranet
10 77 (2.42%) Internet
11 75 (2.35%) Wireless
12 72 (2.26%) Network Security
13 64 (2.01%) VoIP
14 48 (1.51%) MPLS
15 45 (1.41%) Extranet
16 44 (1.38%) Cisco ASA
17 33 (1.04%) VLAN
18 30 (0.94%) BGP
19 27 (0.85%) EIGRP
20 25 (0.78%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 409 (12.83%) SQL Server
2 112 (3.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 87 (2.73%) SQL Server 2008
4 67 (2.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 57 (1.79%) SQL Server 2005
6 49 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
7 29 (0.91%) Crystal Reports
7 29 (0.91%) Big Data
8 28 (0.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 25 (0.78%) MySQL
10 24 (0.75%) SQL Server 2012
10 24 (0.75%) Relational Database
11 18 (0.56%) MongoDB
12 16 (0.50%) NoSQL
13 15 (0.47%) Hadoop
14 12 (0.38%) Oracle Database
15 11 (0.35%) OLAP
15 11 (0.35%) RDBMS
15 11 (0.35%) Oracle Database 11g
16 10 (0.31%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 75 (2.35%) Visual Studio
2 42 (1.32%) Selenium
3 32 (1.00%) Git (software)
4 26 (0.82%) InstallShield
5 24 (0.75%) WebDriver
6 20 (0.63%) Jenkins
7 18 (0.56%) Cucumber
8 17 (0.53%) MSI
9 16 (0.50%) JIRA
10 15 (0.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 14 (0.44%) Subversion
12 12 (0.38%) RSpec
13 10 (0.31%) Firebug
14 8 (0.25%) Team Foundation Server
14 8 (0.25%) Eclipse
15 7 (0.22%) JUnit
16 5 (0.16%) QuickTest Pro
16 5 (0.16%) NUnit
16 5 (0.16%) Mocha
16 5 (0.16%) Appium
General
1 907 (28.45%) Legal
2 614 (19.26%) Finance
3 175 (5.49%) Retail
4 123 (3.86%) Telecoms
5 109 (3.42%) Marketing
6 101 (3.17%) Banking
7 60 (1.88%) Billing
8 55 (1.73%) Games
9 35 (1.10%) Advertising
10 30 (0.94%) Manufacturing
11 28 (0.88%) Back Office
12 20 (0.63%) Financial Institution
13 19 (0.60%) Publishing
14 15 (0.47%) Multimedia
14 15 (0.47%) French Language
15 12 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
16 8 (0.25%) German Language
17 6 (0.19%) Automotive
18 5 (0.16%) Aerospace
19 3 (0.094%) Military
Job Titles
1 967 (30.33%) Analyst
2 403 (12.64%) Developer
3 279 (8.75%) Support Analyst
4 208 (6.52%) Business Analyst
5 195 (6.12%) Project Manager
6 179 (5.61%) Service Analyst
7 176 (5.52%) Service Desk Analyst
8 156 (4.89%) Consultant
9 140 (4.39%) Architect
10 125 (3.92%) Team Leader
11 119 (3.73%) Administrator
12 103 (3.23%) 2nd Line Support
13 96 (3.01%) Service Manager
14 85 (2.67%) Senior Developer
15 84 (2.63%) Applications Support
16 81 (2.54%) Senior Analyst
16 81 (2.54%) Desktop Support
17 73 (2.29%) Network Engineer
17 73 (2.29%) Senior Manager
18 72 (2.26%) Help Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 295 (9.25%) .NET
2 217 (6.81%) HTML
3 183 (5.74%) CSS
4 162 (5.08%) ASP.NET
5 90 (2.82%) XML
6 80 (2.51%) Web Services
7 73 (2.29%) HTML5
8 56 (1.76%) jQuery
9 49 (1.54%) WinForms
9 49 (1.54%) CSS3
10 48 (1.51%) .NET Framework
11 41 (1.29%) ASP.NET MVC
12 38 (1.19%) AngularJS
13 37 (1.16%) Application Packaging
13 37 (1.16%) J2EE
14 31 (0.97%) XSLT
15 30 (0.94%) Spring
16 28 (0.88%) WCF
17 23 (0.72%) Spring MVC
18 21 (0.66%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 262 (8.22%) Blackberry
2 208 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
3 116 (3.64%) Management Information System
4 100 (3.14%) Computer Science
5 79 (2.48%) User Experience
6 63 (1.98%) Mobile App
7 62 (1.94%) Clustering
8 53 (1.66%) Video Conferencing
9 50 (1.57%) Open Source
10 47 (1.47%) Hedge funds
10 47 (1.47%) Client/Server
11 40 (1.25%) Social Media
12 37 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
13 33 (1.04%) Social Network
14 31 (0.97%) Life Science
15 30 (0.94%) Statistics
15 30 (0.94%) iPhone
16 28 (0.88%) Mathematics
16 28 (0.88%) E-Learning
17 27 (0.85%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1158 (36.32%) Windows
2 491 (15.40%) Windows 7
3 252 (7.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 172 (5.40%) Windows XP
5 164 (5.14%) Windows Server 2003
6 151 (4.74%) Linux
7 121 (3.80%) Windows Server 2012
8 90 (2.82%) Windows 8
9 89 (2.79%) Android
10 76 (2.38%) UNIX
11 64 (2.01%) Apple iOS
12 27 (0.85%) Windows 2000 Server
13 14 (0.44%) Ubuntu
14 12 (0.38%) Solaris
14 12 (0.38%) Windows 2000
14 12 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 10 (0.31%) Windows Mobile
16 9 (0.28%) FreeBSD
17 8 (0.25%) Debian
18 6 (0.19%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 514 (16.12%) ITIL
2 351 (11.01%) Agile Software Development
3 335 (10.51%) Project Management
4 227 (7.12%) Document Management
5 218 (6.84%) PRINCE2
6 199 (6.24%) E-Commerce
7 161 (5.05%) Service Management
8 159 (4.99%) Service Delivery
9 154 (4.83%) CRM
10 145 (4.55%) Business Analysis
11 139 (4.36%) Information Security
11 139 (4.36%) Mentoring
12 119 (3.73%) MVC
12 119 (3.73%) Incident Management
13 116 (3.64%) Change Management
14 112 (3.51%) Business Intelligence
14 112 (3.51%) Workflow
15 111 (3.48%) Stakeholder Management
16 106 (3.32%) Practice Management
17 99 (3.11%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 572 (17.94%) SQL
2 273 (8.56%) C#
3 191 (5.99%) JavaScript
4 163 (5.11%) Java
5 128 (4.02%) T-SQL
6 77 (2.42%) Python
7 67 (2.10%) PowerShell
8 64 (2.01%) PHP
9 49 (1.54%) VB.NET
10 47 (1.47%) Ruby
11 43 (1.35%) VB
12 38 (1.19%) VBA
12 38 (1.19%) C++
13 35 (1.10%) VBScript
14 27 (0.85%) Perl
15 19 (0.60%) C
16 16 (0.50%) Bash Shell
17 15 (0.47%) Golang
18 13 (0.41%) Clojure
19 11 (0.35%) XPath
Qualifications
1 309 (9.69%) Degree
2 138 (4.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 108 (3.39%) Cisco Certification
4 88 (2.76%) ITIL Certification
5 84 (2.63%) ISEB
6 80 (2.51%) CISSP
7 78 (2.45%) MCSE
8 70 (2.20%) CCNA
9 65 (2.04%) CISM
10 47 (1.47%) CCNP
11 46 (1.44%) MCSA
12 44 (1.38%) MCITP
13 43 (1.35%) MOS
14 40 (1.25%) Security Cleared
15 35 (1.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 31 (0.97%) A+ Certification
17 25 (0.78%) CEH
18 22 (0.69%) MCDST
18 22 (0.69%) PMI Certification
18 22 (0.69%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 133 (4.17%) QA
2 91 (2.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 77 (2.42%) SLA
4 30 (0.94%) PCI DSS
5 20 (0.63%) ISO 9001
6 18 (0.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 17 (0.53%) COBIT
8 9 (0.28%) Data Quality
9 6 (0.19%) BS25999
10 4 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 3 (0.094%) P3O
12 2 (0.063%) JSP 440
13 1 (0.031%) HMG Infosec
13 1 (0.031%) ISO 14001
13 1 (0.031%) PMBOK
System Software
1 689 (21.61%) Active Directory
2 218 (6.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 94 (2.95%) XenApp
4 72 (2.26%) Hyper-V
5 71 (2.23%) vSphere
6 35 (1.10%) Microsoft App-V
7 34 (1.07%) XenServer
8 26 (0.82%) Terminal Server
9 24 (0.75%) Snort
10 23 (0.72%) XenDesktop
11 17 (0.53%) Terminal Services
12 16 (0.50%) VMware ESX
13 12 (0.38%) EMC RecoverPoint
14 8 (0.25%) VMware Server
15 6 (0.19%) VirtualBox
15 6 (0.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
16 5 (0.16%) vCloud
16 5 (0.16%) DFS Replication
17 4 (0.13%) Citrix Presentation Server
17 4 (0.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 100 (3.14%) SCCM
2 45 (1.41%) SCOM
3 39 (1.22%) Puppet
4 25 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
5 19 (0.60%) MOM
6 18 (0.56%) Norton AntiVirus
7 13 (0.41%) CiscoWorks
7 13 (0.41%) Cisco CUCM
7 13 (0.41%) Cisco UCCX
8 12 (0.38%) Backup Exec
9 11 (0.35%) Vagrant
9 11 (0.35%) EdgeSight
10 10 (0.31%) WSUS
11 6 (0.19%) Legato
11 6 (0.19%) OpenView
11 6 (0.19%) HP SIM
11 6 (0.19%) Oracle Identity Management
11 6 (0.19%) HP Data Protector
12 5 (0.16%) Ansible
12 5 (0.16%) RepliStor
Vendors
1 692 (21.71%) Microsoft
2 351 (11.01%) Citrix
3 315 (9.88%) VMware
4 223 (6.99%) Cisco
5 142 (4.45%) HP
6 92 (2.89%) Oracle
7 85 (2.67%) EMC
8 69 (2.16%) CheckPoint
9 61 (1.91%) Interwoven
10 49 (1.54%) Apple
11 45 (1.41%) Red Hat
12 44 (1.38%) Google
12 44 (1.38%) SolarWinds
13 42 (1.32%) McAfee
14 35 (1.10%) Salesforce.com
15 33 (1.04%) OpenText
15 33 (1.04%) Riverbed
16 30 (0.94%) Avaya
17 28 (0.88%) NetApp
17 28 (0.88%) SAP
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