The 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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Law
Rank 149 136 133
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -3
Permanent jobs citing Law 3 16 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.13% 0.63% 0.35%
As % of the General category 0.34% 1.39% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 8
Average salary £60,000 £41,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.57% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £22,500 £34,850
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £55,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
Law
East of England

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

General Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
872 1151 1024
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 36.38% 45.12% 44.97%
Number of salaries quoted 685 882 752
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,850 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 7 July 2015.

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 7 July 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
Watford -3 1 £40,000 +8.84%
Law
East of England

Law
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 6 (37.50%) Legal
2 5 (31.25%) Telecoms
3 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (18.75%) Finance
4 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
4 3 (18.75%) SQL
4 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
4 3 (18.75%) XML
4 3 (18.75%) Windows
4 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
4 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce
4 3 (18.75%) VMware
4 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (12.50%) Social Media
5 2 (12.50%) Life Science
5 2 (12.50%) SAN
5 2 (12.50%) Banking
6 1 (6.25%) Six Sigma
6 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
6 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
6 1 (6.25%) Lean Six Sigma
6 1 (6.25%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (6.25%) Process Improvement
6 1 (6.25%) Business Transformation
6 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013

Law
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 (6.25%) MS Exchange
1 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 6 (37.50%) Legal
2 5 (31.25%) Telecoms
3 3 (18.75%) Finance
4 2 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (18.75%) Project Manager
1 3 (18.75%) Developer
1 3 (18.75%) Analyst
1 3 (18.75%) Systems Analyst
1 3 (18.75%) Database Analyst
1 3 (18.75%) 3rd Line Support
1 3 (18.75%) Analyst Developer
1 3 (18.75%) Systems Developer
1 3 (18.75%) Database Developer
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Developer
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Database Developer
1 3 (18.75%) Head of IT
1 3 (18.75%) Agile Project Manager
1 3 (18.75%) Head of Infrastructure
1 3 (18.75%) Head of Information Management
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Life Science
1 2 (12.50%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce
3 1 (6.25%) Six Sigma
3 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
3 1 (6.25%) Lean Six Sigma
3 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (6.25%) Process Improvement
3 1 (6.25%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Six Sigma Black Belt
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
1 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) VMware