The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Law in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Law over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Law
Rank 164 196 178
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -18
Permanent jobs citing Law 76 59 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.17% 0.83% 1.07%
As % of the General category 2.97% 2.22% 2.97%
Number of salaries quoted 53 52 68
Average salary £31,000 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,250 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £56,500
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 West region.

General Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2563 2652 2657
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 39.55% 37.36% 35.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1908 1986 2107
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
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 West

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

Law Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Law
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Law Salary Trend in the North West

Law
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Law across the North West region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Law Salary Histogram in the North West

Law
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Law within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
Manchester +16 56 £30,000 +3.44% 17
Cheshire +20 9 £37,500 -21.05% 1
Merseyside +16 9 £29,000 +23.40% 2
Lancashire +6 2 £30,500 -3.17% 1
Law
England

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 61 (39.10%) Windows
2 60 (38.46%) Legal
3 48 (30.77%) MS Office
4 37 (23.72%) MS Excel
5 36 (23.08%) SQL
5 36 (23.08%) Windows 7
6 35 (22.44%) Microsoft
7 31 (19.87%) Degree
8 29 (18.59%) ITIL
9 25 (16.03%) Active Directory
10 23 (14.74%) Project Management
11 22 (14.10%) Finance
12 18 (11.54%) Windows XP
12 18 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
13 16 (10.26%) Software Engineering
13 16 (10.26%) MCDST
13 16 (10.26%) MCITP
13 16 (10.26%) Incident Management
14 15 (9.62%) Time Management
14 15 (9.62%) HTML
14 15 (9.62%) Blackberry
15 14 (8.97%) C#
15 14 (8.97%) IIS
15 14 (8.97%) Mathematics
15 14 (8.97%) Computer Science
16 13 (8.33%) ITIL V3
16 13 (8.33%) Document Management
16 13 (8.33%) SQL Server
17 12 (7.69%) JavaScript
17 12 (7.69%) CSS

Law
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 (8.97%) IIS
2 9 (5.77%) SharePoint
3 5 (3.21%) MS Exchange
3 5 (3.21%) CMS
4 4 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (1.92%) Lync
5 3 (1.92%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.28%) WorkSite
6 2 (1.28%) WordPress
7 1 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.64%) OpenEdge
7 1 (0.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 48 (30.77%) MS Office
2 37 (23.72%) MS Excel
3 9 (5.77%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.28%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 5 (3.21%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.28%) SaaS
2 1 (0.64%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.41%) VPN
2 5 (3.21%) TCP/IP
2 5 (3.21%) Firewall
3 3 (1.92%) CTI
3 3 (1.92%) LAN
3 3 (1.92%) VoIP
3 3 (1.92%) WAN
3 3 (1.92%) DHCP
4 2 (1.28%) SAN
4 2 (1.28%) IPsec
4 2 (1.28%) DDNS
5 1 (0.64%) Network Security
5 1 (0.64%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.64%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.64%) Intranet
5 1 (0.64%) Wireless
5 1 (0.64%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (3.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (1.92%) OLTP
4 3 (1.92%) RDBMS
4 3 (1.92%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.64%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 10 (6.41%) Git (software)
2 9 (5.77%) Visual Studio
3 7 (4.49%) Eclipse
3 7 (4.49%) Firebug
3 7 (4.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (1.92%) Ant
5 2 (1.28%) JIRA
5 2 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.64%) AdminStudio
General
1 60 (38.46%) Legal
2 22 (14.10%) Finance
3 12 (7.69%) Marketing
4 11 (7.05%) Games
5 9 (5.77%) Retail
6 7 (4.49%) Back Office
7 4 (2.56%) Banking
8 3 (1.92%) iGaming
9 2 (1.28%) Manufacturing
9 2 (1.28%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.64%) German Language
Job Titles
1 43 (27.56%) Developer
2 34 (21.79%) Analyst
3 24 (15.38%) Team Leader
4 15 (9.62%) Service Analyst
5 14 (8.97%) Service Desk Team Leader
6 13 (8.33%) Technical Team Leader
7 12 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
8 11 (7.05%) Software Developer
9 10 (6.41%) Support Analyst
10 9 (5.77%) Software Engineer
10 9 (5.77%) IT Support
11 8 (5.13%) IT Support Analyst
12 7 (4.49%) Procurement Manager
12 7 (4.49%) Case Management Developer
13 6 (3.85%) Security Engineer
13 6 (3.85%) Information Security Engineer
14 5 (3.21%) Senior Developer
15 4 (2.56%) Programme Manager
15 4 (2.56%) Trainer
15 4 (2.56%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (9.62%) HTML
2 12 (7.69%) CSS
3 11 (7.05%) .NET
4 10 (6.41%) ASP.NET
5 9 (5.77%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (4.49%) .NET Framework
6 7 (4.49%) WCF
6 7 (4.49%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (3.21%) OpenGL
7 5 (3.21%) DirectX
7 5 (3.21%) HTML5
8 3 (1.92%) Java EE
8 3 (1.92%) JSON
8 3 (1.92%) XML
8 3 (1.92%) WSDL
8 3 (1.92%) Servlets
8 3 (1.92%) SOAP
9 2 (1.28%) Web Services
9 2 (1.28%) WinForms
9 2 (1.28%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.62%) Blackberry
2 14 (8.97%) Mathematics
2 14 (8.97%) Computer Science
3 11 (7.05%) NHS
4 8 (5.13%) Physics
4 8 (5.13%) Mobile App
5 7 (4.49%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (3.21%) Animation
7 4 (2.56%) Artificial Intelligence
7 4 (2.56%) Freedom of Information
7 4 (2.56%) Statistics
7 4 (2.56%) iPhone
7 4 (2.56%) Social Media
7 4 (2.56%) iPad
8 3 (1.92%) IVR
8 3 (1.92%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.92%) Life Science
8 3 (1.92%) Online Games
9 2 (1.28%) 3D Graphics
9 2 (1.28%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 61 (39.10%) Windows
2 36 (23.08%) Windows 7
3 18 (11.54%) Windows XP
4 6 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (3.21%) Linux
6 4 (2.56%) UNIX
6 4 (2.56%) Windows 8
7 3 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.28%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.28%) Android
9 1 (0.64%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (18.59%) ITIL
2 23 (14.74%) Project Management
3 16 (10.26%) Software Engineering
3 16 (10.26%) Incident Management
4 15 (9.62%) Time Management
5 13 (8.33%) ITIL V3
5 13 (8.33%) Document Management
6 12 (7.69%) Performance Management
6 12 (7.69%) Mentoring
7 11 (7.05%) CRM
7 11 (7.05%) B2B
8 9 (5.77%) MVC
8 9 (5.77%) Business Development
8 9 (5.77%) Line Management
9 8 (5.13%) Service Management
9 8 (5.13%) Data Analysis
9 8 (5.13%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (5.13%) Workflow
9 8 (5.13%) Information Security
10 7 (4.49%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (23.08%) SQL
2 14 (8.97%) C#
3 12 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 7 (4.49%) C++
5 5 (3.21%) VB
6 4 (2.56%) T-SQL
7 3 (1.92%) VBScript
7 3 (1.92%) Java
8 1 (0.64%) Perl
8 1 (0.64%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.64%) VBA
8 1 (0.64%) Python
Qualifications
1 31 (19.87%) Degree
2 18 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (10.26%) MCDST
3 16 (10.26%) MCITP
4 12 (7.69%) MOS
4 12 (7.69%) Security Cleared
4 12 (7.69%) A+ Certification
5 9 (5.77%) CISSP
6 7 (4.49%) CISM
7 6 (3.85%) ISSAP
7 6 (3.85%) ISSMP
8 5 (3.21%) ISEB
9 4 (2.56%) PhD
10 2 (1.28%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.64%) MBA
11 1 (0.64%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.64%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.21%) COBIT
1 5 (3.21%) PCI DSS
2 4 (2.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.28%) QA
4 1 (0.64%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (16.03%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.92%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.28%) XenApp
3 2 (1.28%) Terminal Server
4 1 (0.64%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (1.28%) SCCM
2 1 (0.64%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 35 (22.44%) Microsoft
2 12 (7.69%) Citrix
3 6 (3.85%) VMware
4 5 (3.21%) Cisco
5 4 (2.56%) Splunk
6 3 (1.92%) ArcSight
6 3 (1.92%) Google
6 3 (1.92%) HP
6 3 (1.92%) Oracle
6 3 (1.92%) Avaya
6 3 (1.92%) Genesys
7 2 (1.28%) Mitel
7 2 (1.28%) Interwoven
7 2 (1.28%) LexisNexis
8 1 (0.64%) Fortinet
8 1 (0.64%) Barracuda Networks
8 1 (0.64%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.64%) Apple
8 1 (0.64%) Sage
8 1 (0.64%) CheckPoint
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Posted: 23 hours ago
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Salary: Competitive
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Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
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Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £3000 - £25000 per annum
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Salary: Excellent Benefits Package
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20,000 - 35,000
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
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Peninsula
Salary: £0.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
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Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum DOE + excellent benefits package
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Salary: Competitive
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Salary: £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
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