The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Law in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Law over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Law
Rank 54 66 44
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -22
Permanent jobs citing Law 7 5 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.41% 0.82% 3.89%
As % of the General category 3.63% 2.70% 9.86%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 21
Average salary £52,500 £27,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+92.66% -16.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £23,050 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £31,450 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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 Merseyside region.

General Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
193 185 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 38.76% 30.18% 39.44%
Number of salaries quoted 159 156 190
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £36,600
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +9.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Law
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Law Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Law
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Law Salary Trend in Merseyside

Law
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Law across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

Law Salary Histogram in Merseyside

Law
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Law within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 4 March 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
Liverpool +15 6 £55,000 +101.83% 3
Wirral - 1 £38,000 -
Law
North West

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 18 (42.86%) Windows
2 16 (38.10%) Retail
3 14 (33.33%) SQL
3 14 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 14 (33.33%) IIS
4 13 (30.95%) .NET
5 12 (28.57%) CISSP
5 12 (28.57%) Degree
5 12 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (26.19%) Git (software)
6 11 (26.19%) ASP.NET MVC
6 11 (26.19%) Mobile App
6 11 (26.19%) WCF
6 11 (26.19%) .NET Framework
6 11 (26.19%) Firebug
6 11 (26.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 11 (26.19%) ASP.NET Web API
6 11 (26.19%) CRUD
6 11 (26.19%) Line Management
6 11 (26.19%) MVC
6 11 (26.19%) MS Office
6 11 (26.19%) Visual Studio
6 11 (26.19%) ASP.NET
6 11 (26.19%) CSS
6 11 (26.19%) C#
6 11 (26.19%) HTML
6 11 (26.19%) JavaScript
6 11 (26.19%) B2B
6 11 (26.19%) Microsoft
7 10 (23.81%) MS Excel

Law
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 14 (33.33%) IIS
2 3 (7.14%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (4.76%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.38%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 11 (26.19%) MS Office
2 10 (23.81%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.76%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 9 (21.43%) Firewall
2 5 (11.90%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (7.14%) DHCP
3 3 (7.14%) DNS
4 1 (2.38%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 12 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.76%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 11 (26.19%) Git (software)
1 11 (26.19%) Firebug
1 11 (26.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 11 (26.19%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (38.10%) Retail
2 10 (23.81%) Legal
3 2 (4.76%) Finance
4 1 (2.38%) Games
Job Titles
1 14 (33.33%) Developer
2 11 (26.19%) Software Developer
3 10 (23.81%) Security Engineer
3 10 (23.81%) Information Security Engineer
4 6 (14.29%) Analyst
4 6 (14.29%) Service Analyst
4 6 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
5 5 (11.90%) Software Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Case Management Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Project Manager
7 2 (4.76%) IT Manager
7 2 (4.76%) Consultant
7 2 (4.76%) Technical Project Manager
7 2 (4.76%) Technical Manager
7 2 (4.76%) Security Consultant
8 1 (2.38%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (30.95%) .NET
2 11 (26.19%) ASP.NET MVC
2 11 (26.19%) WCF
2 11 (26.19%) .NET Framework
2 11 (26.19%) ASP.NET Web API
2 11 (26.19%) ASP.NET
2 11 (26.19%) CSS
2 11 (26.19%) HTML
3 2 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.19%) Mobile App
2 5 (11.90%) Computer Science
2 5 (11.90%) Artificial Intelligence
3 2 (4.76%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 18 (42.86%) Windows
2 6 (14.29%) Windows XP
3 5 (11.90%) UNIX
3 5 (11.90%) Linux
4 4 (9.52%) Windows 8
5 2 (4.76%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.38%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.19%) CRUD
1 11 (26.19%) Line Management
1 11 (26.19%) MVC
1 11 (26.19%) B2B
2 10 (23.81%) Information Security
3 9 (21.43%) E-Commerce
4 7 (16.67%) Project Management
5 6 (14.29%) Service Management
5 6 (14.29%) ITIL
5 6 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 6 (14.29%) Coaching
6 5 (11.90%) Software Engineering
6 5 (11.90%) Information Security Management
6 5 (11.90%) Security Management
7 4 (9.52%) ITSM
8 3 (7.14%) Time Management
9 2 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (4.76%) PRINCE2
9 2 (4.76%) Security Architecture
9 2 (4.76%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (33.33%) SQL
2 11 (26.19%) C#
2 11 (26.19%) JavaScript
3 3 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (28.57%) CISSP
1 12 (28.57%) Degree
2 10 (23.81%) CISM
2 10 (23.81%) ISSAP
2 10 (23.81%) ISSMP
3 5 (11.90%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.90%) COBIT
2 4 (9.52%) SLA
2 4 (9.52%) PCI DSS
3 2 (4.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.14%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.38%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (9.52%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (26.19%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.90%) Cisco
2 5 (11.90%) CheckPoint
3 2 (4.76%) Splunk
3 2 (4.76%) ArcSight
4 1 (2.38%) Barracuda Networks
4 1 (2.38%) Dell
4 1 (2.38%) Citrix
4 1 (2.38%) Mitel
4 1 (2.38%) Sage
St. Helens, Merseyside
Clayton Group
Salary: £17000 - £18000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Sanderson
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Training
Posted: 2 days ago