The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Law in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Law over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Law
Rank - 65 59
Permanent jobs citing Law 0 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire - 0.18% 0.59%
As % of the General category - 0.49% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Average salary - £26,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -5.88%
Law
North West

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

General Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
170 204 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 34.07% 35.92% 39.49%
Number of salaries quoted 153 178 166
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £18,800 £22,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,125 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Law
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Law Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Law
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Law Salary Trend in Lancashire

Law
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 8

Law
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 8
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) VMware