The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Law in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Law over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Law
Rank - 71 55
Permanent jobs citing Law 0 5 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East - 0.69% 2.02%
As % of the General category - 1.97% 7.04%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 14
Average salary - £34,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.45%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Law
England

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

General Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
238 254 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 30.13% 34.94% 28.74%
Number of salaries quoted 202 213 185
Average salary £38,250 £38,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.29% +10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,650 £24,950 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £48,050 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

Law
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Law Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Law
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Law Salary Trend in the North East

Law
Top 2 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 2 (100.00%) Visualfiles
1 2 (100.00%) LexisNexis

Law
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Visualfiles
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Case Management Developer
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) LexisNexis
Leeds, Newcastle
Department for Work and Pensions
Salary: £55,120
Posted: 4 days ago