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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Law
Rank 196 181 180
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -1
Permanent jobs citing Law 60 74 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.84% 1.01% 0.79%
As % of the General category 2.24% 2.84% 2.41%
Number of salaries quoted 53 61 53
Average salary £29,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.76% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £47,500 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
General Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2677 2605 2320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 37.26% 35.49% 32.53%
Number of salaries quoted 2004 2062 2046
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,950
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Manchester 0 50 £29,000 -10.76% 6
Merseyside -21 7 £23,500 -27.69% 1
Cheshire -4 1 £47,500 +111.11% 2
Lancashire - 1 £31,500 -
Law
England

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 63 (58.88%) Legal
2 44 (41.12%) Visualfiles
3 38 (35.51%) SQL
4 30 (28.04%) HTML
5 23 (21.50%) XML
6 22 (20.56%) Windows
7 20 (18.69%) C#
7 20 (18.69%) VBA
7 20 (18.69%) .NET
8 19 (17.76%) VB.NET
9 18 (16.82%) SharePoint
10 17 (15.89%) Eclipse
10 17 (15.89%) Active Directory
11 16 (14.95%) Microsoft
12 15 (14.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 14 (13.08%) Agile Software Development
13 14 (13.08%) Windows Server 2003
14 13 (12.15%) DHCP
14 13 (12.15%) DNS
14 13 (12.15%) VMware
14 13 (12.15%) System Testing
14 13 (12.15%) Windows Server 2008
15 12 (11.21%) TCP/IP
15 12 (11.21%) MS Office
16 11 (10.28%) Cisco
16 11 (10.28%) Microsoft Certification
17 10 (9.35%) SAN
17 10 (9.35%) Cisco Certification
17 10 (9.35%) CCNA
17 10 (9.35%) MS Exchange

Law
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 18 (16.82%) SharePoint
2 10 (9.35%) MS Exchange
2 10 (9.35%) Exchange Server 2010
2 10 (9.35%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (4.67%) CMS
4 3 (2.80%) WordPress
5 2 (1.87%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.93%) WorkSite
Applications
1 12 (11.21%) MS Office
2 7 (6.54%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.87%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.93%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.93%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 44 (41.12%) Visualfiles
2 1 (0.93%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 13 (12.15%) DHCP
1 13 (12.15%) DNS
2 12 (11.21%) TCP/IP
3 10 (9.35%) SAN
4 3 (2.80%) Structured Cabling
5 2 (1.87%) Firewall
6 1 (0.93%) Intranet
6 1 (0.93%) Extranet
6 1 (0.93%) HTTP
6 1 (0.93%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (14.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (5.61%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.74%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.93%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.93%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.93%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 17 (15.89%) Eclipse
2 2 (1.87%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.93%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (0.93%) Visual Studio
General
1 63 (58.88%) Legal
2 5 (4.67%) Finance
3 4 (3.74%) Marketing
4 3 (2.80%) Advertising
5 1 (0.93%) Back Office
5 1 (0.93%) Retail
Job Titles
1 60 (56.07%) Developer
2 28 (26.17%) Case Management Developer
3 25 (23.36%) Analyst
4 10 (9.35%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 9 (8.41%) Team Leader
6 6 (5.61%) Business Analyst
6 6 (5.61%) IT Support
7 5 (4.67%) Support Analyst
8 4 (3.74%) Support Team Leader
9 3 (2.80%) Web Developer
9 3 (2.80%) Project Manager
10 2 (1.87%) Coordinator
10 2 (1.87%) MI Analyst
10 2 (1.87%) Server Support Engineer
10 2 (1.87%) Server Engineer
10 2 (1.87%) Analyst Developer
10 2 (1.87%) IT Support Analyst
10 2 (1.87%) Report Analyst
10 2 (1.87%) C# Developer
10 2 (1.87%) Project Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (28.04%) HTML
2 23 (21.50%) XML
3 20 (18.69%) .NET
4 6 (5.61%) CSS
4 6 (5.61%) jQuery
5 5 (4.67%) XHTML
6 3 (2.80%) RESTful
6 3 (2.80%) HTML5
6 3 (2.80%) JSON
6 3 (2.80%) Apache Flex
6 3 (2.80%) CSS3
6 3 (2.80%) SOAP
7 2 (1.87%) Web Services
7 2 (1.87%) XSLT
8 1 (0.93%) Spring MVC
8 1 (0.93%) Hibernate
8 1 (0.93%) Spring
8 1 (0.93%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.93%) NHibernate
8 1 (0.93%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.74%) Social Media
2 1 (0.93%) EqualLogic
2 1 (0.93%) Open Source
2 1 (0.93%) iPhone
2 1 (0.93%) Mathematics
2 1 (0.93%) New Media
2 1 (0.93%) iPad
2 1 (0.93%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 22 (20.56%) Windows
2 14 (13.08%) Windows Server 2003
3 13 (12.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (4.67%) Windows 7
5 4 (3.74%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.93%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (13.08%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (12.15%) System Testing
3 10 (9.35%) ITIL
4 7 (6.54%) Workflow
5 6 (5.61%) Document Management
5 6 (5.61%) Time Management
6 5 (4.67%) Business Analysis
7 4 (3.74%) Content Management
7 4 (3.74%) MVC
7 4 (3.74%) Service Delivery
7 4 (3.74%) Analytics
8 3 (2.80%) Resource Management
8 3 (2.80%) OO PHP
8 3 (2.80%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (2.80%) Web Design
8 3 (2.80%) Scrum
8 3 (2.80%) Web Development
8 3 (2.80%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (2.80%) OO
9 2 (1.87%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (35.51%) SQL
2 20 (18.69%) C#
2 20 (18.69%) VBA
3 19 (17.76%) VB.NET
4 5 (4.67%) PHP
5 3 (2.80%) Java
5 3 (2.80%) VB
6 2 (1.87%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.93%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (10.28%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (9.35%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (9.35%) CCNA
2 10 (9.35%) MCSE
2 10 (9.35%) MCSA
2 10 (9.35%) Degree
3 1 (0.93%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.93%) QA
System Software
1 17 (15.89%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.74%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (2.80%) Plesk
2 1 (0.93%) WSUS
2 1 (0.93%) SCOM
2 1 (0.93%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 16 (14.95%) Microsoft
2 13 (12.15%) VMware
3 11 (10.28%) Cisco
4 4 (3.74%) Adobe
4 4 (3.74%) Citrix
5 3 (2.80%) Facebook
6 2 (1.87%) SAP
6 2 (1.87%) Symantec
7 1 (0.93%) Kaspersky
7 1 (0.93%) Veeam
7 1 (0.93%) Mitel
7 1 (0.93%) Google
7 1 (0.93%) NetApp
7 1 (0.93%) Apple
7 1 (0.93%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.93%) HP
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