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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Law
Rank 200 199 217
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +18
Permanent jobs citing Law 1495 1409 1385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.51% 1.47% 1.34%
As % of the General category 3.48% 3.37% 3.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1368 1248 1222
Average salary £47,250 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.52% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £63,400 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.63% -6.57%
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
42997 41843 44760
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 43.52% 43.75% 43.34%
Number of salaries quoted 34902 32854 37304
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,450 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +11 1151 £50,000 - 158
North West +13 77 £30,000 +3.44% 23
West Midlands +13 56 £55,000 +46.66% 9
South East -88 56 £32,500 -35.00% 16
East of England -7 54 £49,000 +27.27% 11
South West -15 41 £36,500 -8.75% 6
Yorkshire -2 30 £35,000 - 3
East Midlands +27 28 £41,500 -12.63% 10
North East -13 2 £25,000 -9.09% 1
Law
UK

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 1030 (33.26%) Windows
2 948 (30.61%) Legal
3 687 (22.18%) Microsoft
4 647 (20.89%) Finance
5 619 (19.99%) SQL
6 602 (19.44%) Active Directory
7 555 (17.92%) MS Office
8 481 (15.53%) SQL Server
9 473 (15.27%) ITIL
10 443 (14.30%) MS Excel
11 417 (13.46%) Windows 7
12 358 (11.56%) .NET
13 350 (11.30%) Degree
14 339 (10.95%) C#
15 324 (10.46%) Agile Software Development
16 317 (10.24%) Citrix
17 313 (10.11%) Project Management
18 277 (8.94%) VMware
19 261 (8.43%) Windows Server 2008
20 249 (8.04%) Blackberry
21 233 (7.52%) HTML
22 220 (7.10%) ASP.NET
23 219 (7.07%) Cisco
24 217 (7.01%) Firewall
25 214 (6.91%) Analytical Skills
26 213 (6.88%) MS Exchange
26 213 (6.88%) Document Management
27 210 (6.78%) JavaScript
28 208 (6.72%) E-Commerce
29 196 (6.33%) CSS

Law
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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
1 213 (6.88%) MS Exchange
2 188 (6.07%) SharePoint
3 124 (4.00%) WorkSite
4 105 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2010
5 98 (3.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 95 (3.07%) IIS
7 66 (2.13%) SharePoint 2010
8 63 (2.03%) SharePoint 2013
9 56 (1.81%) CMS
10 55 (1.78%) Lync
11 45 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2013
12 37 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2007
13 30 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2003
14 19 (0.61%) WebSphere
15 18 (0.58%) Umbraco
16 16 (0.52%) Tomcat
17 15 (0.48%) IBM Notes
18 13 (0.42%) Apache
19 12 (0.39%) BizTalk Server
20 11 (0.36%) JBoss
Applications
1 555 (17.92%) MS Office
2 443 (14.30%) MS Excel
3 111 (3.58%) MS PowerPoint
4 44 (1.42%) MS Visio
5 40 (1.29%) MS Project
6 17 (0.55%) InfoPath
7 10 (0.32%) Photoshop
8 9 (0.29%) Acrobat
9 7 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
10 6 (0.19%) Final Cut Pro
11 4 (0.13%) Mathematica
11 4 (0.13%) Fireworks
11 4 (0.13%) Adobe Captivate
12 3 (0.097%) SPSS
13 2 (0.065%) Stata
14 1 (0.032%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 26 (0.84%) Visualfiles
2 24 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
3 11 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
4 9 (0.29%) assyst
5 8 (0.26%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 5 (0.16%) SAP CO
6 5 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
6 5 (0.16%) SAP ERP
6 5 (0.16%) SAP HR
6 5 (0.16%) SAP FI
6 5 (0.16%) SAP FI/CO
7 3 (0.097%) Oracle CRM
8 2 (0.065%) Oracle EBS R12
8 2 (0.065%) SAP CRM
8 2 (0.065%) SAP SD
8 2 (0.065%) SAP FI-AP
8 2 (0.065%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 1 (0.032%) HFM
9 1 (0.032%) Cognos TM1
9 1 (0.032%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 57 (1.84%) SaaS
2 16 (0.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (0.42%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (0.29%) Office 365
5 7 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (0.19%) GitHub
7 3 (0.097%) Heroku
8 2 (0.065%) SuccessFactors
8 2 (0.065%) IaaS
8 2 (0.065%) PaaS
9 1 (0.032%) Taleo
9 1 (0.032%) Force.com
9 1 (0.032%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 217 (7.01%) Firewall
2 173 (5.59%) TCP/IP
3 155 (5.00%) WAN
4 130 (4.20%) LAN
5 126 (4.07%) DNS
6 111 (3.58%) VPN
7 108 (3.49%) DHCP
8 97 (3.13%) SAN
9 88 (2.84%) Internet
10 87 (2.81%) Intranet
11 74 (2.39%) Network Security
12 73 (2.36%) Wireless
13 58 (1.87%) VoIP
14 57 (1.84%) Cisco ASA
15 51 (1.65%) MPLS
16 27 (0.87%) VLAN
17 25 (0.81%) Intrusion Detection
17 25 (0.81%) Extranet
18 23 (0.74%) HTTP
18 23 (0.74%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 481 (15.53%) SQL Server
2 161 (5.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 115 (3.71%) SQL Server 2008
4 98 (3.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 78 (2.52%) Data Warehouse
6 66 (2.13%) SQL Server 2005
7 48 (1.55%) Big Data
8 44 (1.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 43 (1.39%) Crystal Reports
10 33 (1.07%) MySQL
11 31 (1.00%) SQL Server 2012
12 21 (0.68%) SQL Server 2000
12 21 (0.68%) Relational Database
13 20 (0.65%) Hadoop
14 19 (0.61%) NoSQL
15 17 (0.55%) OLAP
16 12 (0.39%) MongoDB
17 10 (0.32%) RDBMS
18 9 (0.29%) DTS
18 9 (0.29%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 80 (2.58%) Visual Studio
2 33 (1.07%) Git (software)
3 22 (0.71%) Selenium
4 15 (0.48%) Subversion
4 15 (0.48%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 13 (0.42%) MSI
6 12 (0.39%) RSpec
6 12 (0.39%) Team Foundation Server
7 11 (0.36%) Firebug
7 11 (0.36%) InstallShield
7 11 (0.36%) Jenkins
8 10 (0.32%) Cucumber
9 6 (0.19%) WebDriver
10 5 (0.16%) NUnit
10 5 (0.16%) Eclipse
10 5 (0.16%) Grunt
11 4 (0.13%) Appium
11 4 (0.13%) Sinon.JS
11 4 (0.13%) Karma Test Runner
11 4 (0.13%) Mocha
General
1 948 (30.61%) Legal
2 647 (20.89%) Finance
3 185 (5.97%) Retail
4 147 (4.75%) Marketing
5 136 (4.39%) Telecoms
6 119 (3.84%) Banking
7 49 (1.58%) Billing
8 34 (1.10%) Multimedia
9 29 (0.94%) Back Office
10 26 (0.84%) Manufacturing
11 24 (0.77%) French Language
12 20 (0.65%) Advertising
13 19 (0.61%) Financial Institution
14 18 (0.58%) Games
15 15 (0.48%) Publishing
16 14 (0.45%) German Language
17 11 (0.36%) Investment Banking
18 9 (0.29%) Japanese Language
19 7 (0.23%) Corporate Banking
19 7 (0.23%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 930 (30.03%) Analyst
2 442 (14.27%) Developer
3 243 (7.85%) Support Analyst
4 185 (5.97%) Business Analyst
5 173 (5.59%) Service Analyst
6 170 (5.49%) Service Desk Analyst
7 151 (4.88%) Project Manager
8 146 (4.71%) Consultant
9 129 (4.17%) Architect
10 122 (3.94%) Administrator
11 103 (3.33%) Applications Support
12 100 (3.23%) Team Leader
13 87 (2.81%) Senior Developer
14 86 (2.78%) Senior Analyst
15 79 (2.55%) Security Analyst
16 78 (2.52%) 2nd Line Support
16 78 (2.52%) DBA
17 74 (2.39%) Network Engineer
17 74 (2.39%) Service Manager
18 72 (2.32%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 358 (11.56%) .NET
2 233 (7.52%) HTML
3 220 (7.10%) ASP.NET
4 196 (6.33%) CSS
5 109 (3.52%) Web Services
6 100 (3.23%) XML
7 80 (2.58%) ASP.NET MVC
8 72 (2.32%) jQuery
9 59 (1.91%) .NET Framework
10 43 (1.39%) J2EE
10 43 (1.39%) HTML5
11 42 (1.36%) WinForms
12 31 (1.00%) Spring
13 30 (0.97%) XSLT
14 26 (0.84%) WCF
15 25 (0.81%) CSS3
16 24 (0.77%) Hibernate
16 24 (0.77%) XHTML
16 24 (0.77%) Application Packaging
17 21 (0.68%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 249 (8.04%) Blackberry
2 214 (6.91%) Analytical Skills
3 117 (3.78%) Management Information System
4 85 (2.74%) Computer Science
5 70 (2.26%) Clustering
6 56 (1.81%) User Experience
6 56 (1.81%) Mobile App
7 48 (1.55%) Video Conferencing
8 47 (1.52%) Hedge funds
9 37 (1.19%) Client/Server
10 35 (1.13%) Enterprise Software
11 34 (1.10%) E-Learning
11 34 (1.10%) Replication
12 28 (0.90%) iPhone
13 27 (0.87%) Statistics
14 23 (0.74%) Economics
15 20 (0.65%) Social Media
15 20 (0.65%) Open Source
16 19 (0.61%) PKI
17 18 (0.58%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1030 (33.26%) Windows
2 417 (13.46%) Windows 7
3 261 (8.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 165 (5.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 162 (5.23%) Windows XP
6 139 (4.49%) Linux
7 113 (3.65%) Windows Server 2012
8 96 (3.10%) Windows 8
9 81 (2.62%) UNIX
10 48 (1.55%) Android
11 38 (1.23%) Apple iOS
12 23 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 21 (0.68%) Ubuntu
13 21 (0.68%) Windows 2000 Server
14 15 (0.48%) Solaris
15 14 (0.45%) Windows 2000
16 7 (0.23%) Windows Vista
16 7 (0.23%) Windows NT
16 7 (0.23%) Mac OS X
16 7 (0.23%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 473 (15.27%) ITIL
2 324 (10.46%) Agile Software Development
3 313 (10.11%) Project Management
4 213 (6.88%) Document Management
5 208 (6.72%) E-Commerce
6 172 (5.55%) PRINCE2
7 162 (5.23%) CRM
8 148 (4.78%) Information Security
9 141 (4.55%) Service Delivery
10 127 (4.10%) Business Analysis
11 122 (3.94%) MVC
11 122 (3.94%) Service Management
12 121 (3.91%) Business Intelligence
13 111 (3.58%) TDD
14 103 (3.33%) Practice Management
15 101 (3.26%) Continuous Improvement
16 100 (3.23%) Scrum
17 99 (3.20%) Change Management
18 95 (3.07%) Mentoring
19 94 (3.04%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 619 (19.99%) SQL
2 339 (10.95%) C#
3 210 (6.78%) JavaScript
4 152 (4.91%) T-SQL
5 145 (4.68%) Java
6 68 (2.20%) Python
7 65 (2.10%) PHP
8 63 (2.03%) PowerShell
9 56 (1.81%) Ruby
10 54 (1.74%) VB
11 52 (1.68%) C++
12 51 (1.65%) VB.NET
13 39 (1.26%) VBScript
14 33 (1.07%) VBA
15 32 (1.03%) Perl
16 30 (0.97%) C
17 20 (0.65%) Bash Shell
18 17 (0.55%) Clojure
19 13 (0.42%) XPath
20 11 (0.36%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 350 (11.30%) Degree
2 150 (4.84%) Microsoft Certification
3 94 (3.04%) CISSP
4 84 (2.71%) Cisco Certification
5 71 (2.29%) ITIL Certification
6 70 (2.26%) MCSE
7 69 (2.23%) CISM
8 60 (1.94%) ISEB
9 49 (1.58%) CCNA
10 48 (1.55%) CCNP
11 44 (1.42%) MOS
12 41 (1.32%) Security Cleared
13 40 (1.29%) MCITP
13 40 (1.29%) CEH
14 36 (1.16%) MCP
15 35 (1.13%) MCSA
16 34 (1.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 26 (0.84%) ISSAP
17 26 (0.84%) ISSMP
18 25 (0.81%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 120 (3.87%) QA
2 106 (3.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 81 (2.62%) SLA
4 24 (0.77%) PCI DSS
4 24 (0.77%) ISO 9001
5 18 (0.58%) COBIT
6 17 (0.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 11 (0.36%) BS25999
8 6 (0.19%) JSP 440
9 4 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 3 (0.097%) WCAG
10 3 (0.097%) P3O
11 1 (0.032%) HMG Infosec
11 1 (0.032%) ISO 14001
11 1 (0.032%) Data Quality
System Software
1 602 (19.44%) Active Directory
2 181 (5.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 79 (2.55%) XenApp
4 70 (2.26%) vSphere
5 37 (1.19%) Hyper-V
6 25 (0.81%) Snort
7 22 (0.71%) XenServer
8 19 (0.61%) Microsoft App-V
9 18 (0.58%) XenDesktop
10 15 (0.48%) Terminal Services
11 13 (0.42%) KVM
12 12 (0.39%) VMware ESX
12 12 (0.39%) Xen
13 11 (0.36%) NFS
13 11 (0.36%) Terminal Server
14 8 (0.26%) EMC RecoverPoint
14 8 (0.26%) Firmware
15 7 (0.23%) Postfix
15 7 (0.23%) Sendmail
15 7 (0.23%) UAG
Systems Management
1 79 (2.55%) SCCM
2 34 (1.10%) SCOM
2 34 (1.10%) Puppet
3 23 (0.74%) Norton AntiVirus
4 19 (0.61%) Opscode Chef
5 17 (0.55%) MOM
5 17 (0.55%) Cisco CUCM
6 10 (0.32%) Cisco UCCX
7 7 (0.23%) CiscoWorks
8 5 (0.16%) Data Guard
8 5 (0.16%) Oozie
9 4 (0.13%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 4 (0.13%) RepliStor
9 4 (0.13%) WSUS
10 3 (0.097%) Nessus
10 3 (0.097%) ZENworks
10 3 (0.097%) Backup Exec
10 3 (0.097%) Salt
10 3 (0.097%) logstash
11 2 (0.065%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 687 (22.18%) Microsoft
2 317 (10.24%) Citrix
3 277 (8.94%) VMware
4 219 (7.07%) Cisco
5 101 (3.26%) HP
5 101 (3.26%) CheckPoint
6 66 (2.13%) EMC
7 55 (1.78%) Interwoven
8 51 (1.65%) Oracle
9 47 (1.52%) Apple
10 43 (1.39%) McAfee
11 41 (1.32%) F5
12 39 (1.26%) Red Hat
13 36 (1.16%) SAP
13 36 (1.16%) Salesforce.com
13 36 (1.16%) Bloomberg
14 34 (1.10%) Google
15 32 (1.03%) NetApp
16 31 (1.00%) LexisNexis
17 29 (0.94%) Riverbed
London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ComputAppoint
Posted: Yesterday
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £50k - 55k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago