The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Law in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Law over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Hertfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Law
Rank 130 117 124
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +7
Permanent jobs citing Law 13 16 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.52% 0.76% 1.36%
As % of the General category 1.21% 1.66% 3.11%
Number of salaries quoted 10 16 34
Average salary £36,750 £40,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.12% -27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,400 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £40,000 £66,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
General Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1076 965 1157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 43.37% 45.76% 43.59%
Number of salaries quoted 837 712 889
Average salary £48,000 £44,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Law
East of England

Law
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Law Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Law
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Law Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Law
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Law across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Law Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Law
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Law within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014. 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
Watford -9 9 £35,500 +1.42%
Law
East of England

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 9 (33.33%) MS Office
1 9 (33.33%) Finance
2 7 (25.93%) SQL
2 7 (25.93%) MS Excel
3 6 (22.22%) Legal
3 6 (22.22%) Telecoms
3 6 (22.22%) Retail
4 5 (18.52%) BusinessObjects XI
4 5 (18.52%) C#
4 5 (18.52%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (18.52%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
4 5 (18.52%) Business Objects
4 5 (18.52%) SAP
4 5 (18.52%) Change Management
5 4 (14.81%) Active Directory
5 4 (14.81%) 3G
5 4 (14.81%) UML
5 4 (14.81%) Broadband
5 4 (14.81%) 2G
5 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
5 4 (14.81%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (14.81%) 4G
6 3 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
7 2 (7.41%) MVC
7 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET
7 2 (7.41%) ITIL
7 2 (7.41%) T-SQL
7 2 (7.41%) .NET

Law
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 1 (3.70%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 9 (33.33%) MS Office
2 7 (25.93%) MS Excel
3 4 (14.81%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) Broadband
1 4 (14.81%) 3G
1 4 (14.81%) 2G
1 4 (14.81%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
1 5 (18.52%) BusinessObjects
1 5 (18.52%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (33.33%) Finance
2 6 (22.22%) Legal
2 6 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 6 (22.22%) Retail
3 1 (3.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (44.44%) Analyst
2 8 (29.63%) Business Analyst
3 7 (25.93%) Developer
4 5 (18.52%) Business Developer
4 5 (18.52%) Business Objects Developer
4 5 (18.52%) Business Objects Analyst
4 5 (18.52%) Developer Analyst
5 4 (14.81%) Principal Engineer
5 4 (14.81%) Service Desk Analyst
5 4 (14.81%) Service Analyst
6 3 (11.11%) 1st Line Support
6 3 (11.11%) Team Leader
7 2 (7.41%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (7.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (7.41%) .NET Developer
7 2 (7.41%) C# Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Help Desk Support
7 2 (7.41%) Support Assistant
7 2 (7.41%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) .NET
1 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET
1 2 (7.41%) .NET Framework
1 2 (7.41%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (18.52%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) Change Management
2 4 (14.81%) UML
3 3 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (7.41%) MVC
4 2 (7.41%) Business Analysis
4 2 (7.41%) ITIL
4 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (7.41%) Scrum
5 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.70%) TDD
5 1 (3.70%) Automated Testing
5 1 (3.70%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (3.70%) PRINCE
5 1 (3.70%) Project Management
5 1 (3.70%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (3.70%) Unit Testing
5 1 (3.70%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.93%) SQL
2 5 (18.52%) C#
3 2 (7.41%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) CIPD
2 1 (3.70%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (14.81%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) Business Objects
1 5 (18.52%) SAP
2 3 (11.11%) Microsoft