The first 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Law
Rank 182 176 219
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +43
Permanent jobs citing Law 63 69 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.89% 0.95% 0.29%
As % of the General category 2.20% 2.48% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 51 56 22
Average salary £33,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,250 £20,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,750 £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -3.03%
General Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2861 2787 2594
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 40.20% 38.40% 34.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2188 2265 2187
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Law
England

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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 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
Manchester -17 40 £32,500 -7.14% 4
Merseyside -3 12 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Cheshire -1 4 £49,500 +41.42%
Lancashire -4 1 £22,000 +7.31%
Law
England

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 71 (60.68%) Legal
2 47 (40.17%) Visualfiles
3 31 (26.50%) SQL
4 28 (23.93%) HTML
4 28 (23.93%) .NET
5 27 (23.08%) Windows
6 24 (20.51%) XML
7 22 (18.80%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (18.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 21 (17.95%) SharePoint
9 19 (16.24%) C#
9 19 (16.24%) Eclipse
10 18 (15.38%) SQL Server
10 18 (15.38%) System Testing
11 17 (14.53%) VB.NET
11 17 (14.53%) VBA
12 15 (12.82%) Microsoft
13 14 (11.97%) MS Excel
14 13 (11.11%) MS Office
15 11 (9.40%) Active Directory
15 11 (9.40%) Project Management
15 11 (9.40%) Stakeholder Management
15 11 (9.40%) Finance
15 11 (9.40%) Windows Server 2008
15 11 (9.40%) LexisNexis
16 10 (8.55%) SQL Server 2008
16 10 (8.55%) Java
17 8 (6.84%) XSLT
17 8 (6.84%) Degree
18 7 (5.98%) Workflow

Law
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 21 (17.95%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.56%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.71%) CMS
4 1 (0.85%) WorkSite
4 1 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.85%) IIS
Applications
1 14 (11.97%) MS Excel
2 13 (11.11%) MS Office
3 6 (5.13%) MS Visio
4 3 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.71%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.85%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 47 (40.17%) Visualfiles
2 1 (0.85%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.85%) Sage 50
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.98%) TCP/IP
1 7 (5.98%) Firewall
2 4 (3.42%) DHCP
2 4 (3.42%) DNS
3 3 (2.56%) VPN
3 3 (2.56%) Structured Cabling
4 2 (1.71%) Network Security
4 2 (1.71%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.85%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.85%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.85%) LAN
5 1 (0.85%) WAN
5 1 (0.85%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.85%) SAN
5 1 (0.85%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (18.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 18 (15.38%) SQL Server
3 10 (8.55%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (2.56%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (1.71%) QlikView
6 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.85%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.85%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (0.85%) OLAP
6 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 19 (16.24%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.85%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 71 (60.68%) Legal
2 11 (9.40%) Finance
3 7 (5.98%) Retail
4 3 (2.56%) Banking
5 2 (1.71%) Billing
5 2 (1.71%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.85%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 60 (51.28%) Developer
2 25 (21.37%) Case Management Developer
3 23 (19.66%) Analyst
4 11 (9.40%) Business Analyst
5 8 (6.84%) Project Manager
6 7 (5.98%) Support Analyst
7 5 (4.27%) Consultant
7 5 (4.27%) IT Support
7 5 (4.27%) IT Support Analyst
7 5 (4.27%) Healthcare Consultant
8 4 (3.42%) IT Project Manager
9 3 (2.56%) Senior Developer
9 3 (2.56%) Team Leader
9 3 (2.56%) Architect
9 3 (2.56%) Support Engineer
9 3 (2.56%) 2nd Line Support
10 2 (1.71%) Senior Analyst
10 2 (1.71%) Security Analyst
10 2 (1.71%) Java Developer
10 2 (1.71%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (23.93%) HTML
1 28 (23.93%) .NET
2 24 (20.51%) XML
3 8 (6.84%) XSLT
4 4 (3.42%) Web Services
5 3 (2.56%) CSS
5 3 (2.56%) .NET Framework
5 3 (2.56%) XHTML
6 2 (1.71%) Hibernate
6 2 (1.71%) Spring
6 2 (1.71%) J2EE
6 2 (1.71%) Spring MVC
7 1 (0.85%) jQuery
7 1 (0.85%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.13%) NHS
1 6 (5.13%) Informatics
2 4 (3.42%) Mathematics
3 3 (2.56%) Open Source
4 2 (1.71%) EqualLogic
5 1 (0.85%) Social Media
5 1 (0.85%) iPad
5 1 (0.85%) New Media
5 1 (0.85%) iPhone
5 1 (0.85%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 27 (23.08%) Windows
2 11 (9.40%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (5.13%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (5.13%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (4.27%) Windows 7
5 3 (2.56%) UNIX
6 2 (1.71%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (1.71%) Linux
7 1 (0.85%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.85%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.85%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (18.80%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (15.38%) System Testing
3 11 (9.40%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (9.40%) Project Management
4 7 (5.98%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (5.98%) Workflow
5 6 (5.13%) Time Management
5 6 (5.13%) Business Analysis
6 4 (3.42%) ITIL
6 4 (3.42%) E-Commerce
6 4 (3.42%) Scrum
6 4 (3.42%) Information Security
7 3 (2.56%) PRINCE2
7 3 (2.56%) Resource Management
7 3 (2.56%) Data Architecture
8 2 (1.71%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (1.71%) Lean Six Sigma
8 2 (1.71%) Competitor Analysis
8 2 (1.71%) Document Management
8 2 (1.71%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 31 (26.50%) SQL
2 19 (16.24%) C#
3 17 (14.53%) VB.NET
3 17 (14.53%) VBA
4 10 (8.55%) Java
5 2 (1.71%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.71%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (6.84%) Degree
2 4 (3.42%) CISSP
3 2 (1.71%) CISM
3 2 (1.71%) ISSAP
3 2 (1.71%) ISSMP
4 1 (0.85%) EnCE
4 1 (0.85%) CEH
4 1 (0.85%) MCSE
4 1 (0.85%) MCSA
4 1 (0.85%) CCNA
4 1 (0.85%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.56%) SLA
1 3 (2.56%) QA
2 2 (1.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (9.40%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.27%) Hyper-V
3 4 (3.42%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (1.71%) DameWare
2 1 (0.85%) SCOM
2 1 (0.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 15 (12.82%) Microsoft
2 11 (9.40%) LexisNexis
3 6 (5.13%) VMware
4 5 (4.27%) Cisco
5 4 (3.42%) CheckPoint
5 4 (3.42%) Citrix
6 2 (1.71%) Juniper
6 2 (1.71%) Symantec
6 2 (1.71%) F5
6 2 (1.71%) Splunk
7 1 (0.85%) Google
7 1 (0.85%) Fortinet
7 1 (0.85%) Veeam
7 1 (0.85%) NetApp
7 1 (0.85%) Apple
7 1 (0.85%) Sage
7 1 (0.85%) Adobe
7 1 (0.85%) HP
7 1 (0.85%) Dell
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Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
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