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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Law
Rank 36 53 49
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -4
Permanent jobs citing Law 27 23 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 4.80% 3.62% 4.60%
As % of the General category 13.37% 10.41% 15.70%
Number of salaries quoted 24 21 27
Average salary £38,000 £31,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.58% -1.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,500 £22,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -9.63%
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
202 221 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 35.88% 34.75% 29.30%
Number of salaries quoted 180 196 166
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £38,625
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -9.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 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
Liverpool +11 18 £42,500 +30.76% 3
Wirral - 5 £38,000 -
Law
North West

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 (46.15%) Windows
2 15 (38.46%) Retail
3 12 (30.77%) Degree
3 12 (30.77%) Legal
4 11 (28.21%) Firewall
5 10 (25.64%) Project Management
5 10 (25.64%) CISSP
6 8 (20.51%) CISM
6 8 (20.51%) CheckPoint
6 8 (20.51%) Information Security
6 8 (20.51%) Cisco
6 8 (20.51%) Microsoft
6 8 (20.51%) Active Directory
6 8 (20.51%) E-Commerce
6 8 (20.51%) UNIX
6 8 (20.51%) Linux
6 8 (20.51%) .NET
6 8 (20.51%) SQL Server
6 8 (20.51%) MS Office
6 8 (20.51%) ISSAP
6 8 (20.51%) ISSMP
6 8 (20.51%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (17.95%) IIS
7 7 (17.95%) MS Excel
7 7 (17.95%) Windows XP
8 6 (15.38%) Service Management
8 6 (15.38%) B2B
8 6 (15.38%) SLA
8 6 (15.38%) CSS
8 6 (15.38%) Web Services

Law
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 7 (17.95%) IIS
2 3 (7.69%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.13%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 8 (20.51%) MS Office
2 7 (17.95%) MS Excel
3 2 (5.13%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 11 (28.21%) Firewall
2 8 (20.51%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (7.69%) DHCP
3 3 (7.69%) DNS
4 1 (2.56%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.51%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (7.69%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (12.82%) Visual Studio
1 5 (12.82%) Firebug
1 5 (12.82%) Git (software)
1 5 (12.82%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 15 (38.46%) Retail
2 12 (30.77%) Legal
3 2 (5.13%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.13%) Banking
3 2 (5.13%) Finance
4 1 (2.56%) Multimedia
4 1 (2.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (23.08%) Developer
2 8 (20.51%) Security Engineer
2 8 (20.51%) Information Security Engineer
3 7 (17.95%) Analyst
4 6 (15.38%) Project Manager
5 5 (12.82%) Software Developer
5 5 (12.82%) Service Analyst
5 5 (12.82%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) IT Project Manager
6 3 (7.69%) IT Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Consultant
7 2 (5.13%) Technical Project Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Architect
7 2 (5.13%) Business Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Technical Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Security Consultant
8 1 (2.56%) Applications Architect
8 1 (2.56%) Agile Project Manager
8 1 (2.56%) Software Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.51%) .NET
2 6 (15.38%) HTML
2 6 (15.38%) CSS
2 6 (15.38%) Web Services
3 5 (12.82%) .NET Framework
3 5 (12.82%) WCF
3 5 (12.82%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (12.82%) ASP.NET Web API
3 5 (12.82%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) Mobile App
2 3 (7.69%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.56%) Blog
3 1 (2.56%) Social Media
3 1 (2.56%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.56%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 18 (46.15%) Windows
2 8 (20.51%) Linux
2 8 (20.51%) UNIX
3 7 (17.95%) Windows XP
4 4 (10.26%) Windows 8
5 3 (7.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.64%) Project Management
2 8 (20.51%) E-Commerce
2 8 (20.51%) Information Security
3 6 (15.38%) B2B
3 6 (15.38%) Service Management
3 6 (15.38%) Mentoring
3 6 (15.38%) Coaching
4 5 (12.82%) CRUD
4 5 (12.82%) Line Management
4 5 (12.82%) MVC
4 5 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (10.26%) Workflow
5 4 (10.26%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (10.26%) ITSM
6 3 (7.69%) PRINCE2
6 3 (7.69%) Business Analysis
7 2 (5.13%) Logistics
7 2 (5.13%) Six Sigma
7 2 (5.13%) Security Architecture
7 2 (5.13%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.82%) C#
1 5 (12.82%) JavaScript
1 5 (12.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (30.77%) Degree
2 10 (25.64%) CISSP
3 8 (20.51%) CISM
3 8 (20.51%) ISSAP
3 8 (20.51%) ISSMP
4 1 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (2.56%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.38%) SLA
2 2 (5.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (5.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (20.51%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.69%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (10.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (20.51%) Cisco
1 8 (20.51%) Microsoft
1 8 (20.51%) CheckPoint
2 2 (5.13%) Splunk
2 2 (5.13%) ArcSight
3 1 (2.56%) Twitter
3 1 (2.56%) Google
3 1 (2.56%) Dell
Liverpool, Merseyside
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £20k
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Lancashire
Riverview Law
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 per year (Depending on experience)
Posted: 8 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside, North West
Riverview Law
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 per year (Depending on experience)
Posted: 9 days ago