The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Law in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Law over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Law
Rank 84 106 104
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -2
Permanent jobs citing Law 17 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.55% 0.19% 0.79%
As % of the General category 3.81% 0.58% 2.71%
Number of salaries quoted 15 2 7
Average salary £32,500 £20,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+62.50% -38.46%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+11.84% +1.33%
Law
South East

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

General Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
446 343 332
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 40.58% 33.33% 29.30%
Number of salaries quoted 384 305 286
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% -12.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,946 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Law
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Law Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Law
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Law Salary Trend in Kent

Law
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Law across the Kent region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Law Salary Histogram in Kent

Law
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Law within the Kent region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. 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
Tunbridge Wells +10 14 £32,500 +62.50%
Tonbridge - 1 £22,500 -
Law
South East

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Kent 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 14 (66.67%) MS Office
2 12 (57.14%) Windows
3 11 (52.38%) Legal
4 10 (47.62%) Windows 7
5 9 (42.86%) Document Management
5 9 (42.86%) MS Excel
6 8 (38.10%) Practice Management
6 8 (38.10%) MS PowerPoint
7 7 (33.33%) Active Directory
8 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
8 6 (28.57%) IP Telephony
9 5 (23.81%) Citrix
10 4 (19.05%) iPhone
11 3 (14.29%) Degree
11 3 (14.29%) Mitel
11 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
11 3 (14.29%) MS Visio
11 3 (14.29%) Coaching
11 3 (14.29%) BYOD
12 2 (9.52%) Requirements Analysis
12 2 (9.52%) Relational Database
12 2 (9.52%) Open Source
12 2 (9.52%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (9.52%) Puppet
12 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
12 2 (9.52%) MS Exchange
12 2 (9.52%) VoIP
12 2 (9.52%) RDBMS
12 2 (9.52%) JBoss
12 2 (9.52%) Tomcat

Law
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Kent 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 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 2 (9.52%) Alfresco
2 2 (9.52%) CMS
2 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (9.52%) JBoss
2 2 (9.52%) MS Exchange
2 2 (9.52%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (9.52%) Tomcat
Applications
1 14 (66.67%) MS Office
2 9 (42.86%) MS Excel
3 8 (38.10%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (14.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) IP Telephony
2 2 (9.52%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) MySQL
1 2 (9.52%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (9.52%) RDBMS
1 2 (9.52%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.76%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 11 (52.38%) Legal
2 2 (9.52%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (76.19%) IT Trainer
1 16 (76.19%) Trainer
2 9 (42.86%) Legal IT Trainer
3 2 (9.52%) Developer
3 2 (9.52%) Java Developer
3 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Trainer
4 1 (4.76%) AIX Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Data Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) HTML Developer
4 1 (4.76%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Senior JavaScript Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Linux Systems Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Unix Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) iPhone
2 3 (14.29%) BYOD
3 1 (4.76%) Blog
3 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (57.14%) Windows
2 10 (47.62%) Windows 7
3 2 (9.52%) Unix
4 1 (4.76%) AIX
4 1 (4.76%) Android
4 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
4 1 (4.76%) Linux
4 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Document Management
2 8 (38.10%) Practice Management
3 3 (14.29%) Coaching
4 2 (9.52%) Open Source
4 2 (9.52%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (4.76%) Case Management
5 1 (4.76%) CRM
5 1 (4.76%) Data Analysis
5 1 (4.76%) Data Cleansing
5 1 (4.76%) Data Mapping
5 1 (4.76%) Data Migration
5 1 (4.76%) Data Reconciliation
5 1 (4.76%) Data Stewardship
5 1 (4.76%) Migration
5 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) Java
1 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.76%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) BC Cleared
2 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 5 (23.81%) Citrix
3 3 (14.29%) Mitel
4 1 (4.76%) NetApp
4 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.76%) Twitter