The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Law in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Law over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Law
Rank 74 70 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing Law 4 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.56% 1.05% -
As % of the General category 2.13% 3.72% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 0
Average salary £35,641 £23,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.95% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Law
Oxfordshire

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

General Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
188 215 298
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 26.33% 28.33% 32.64%
Number of salaries quoted 142 175 255
Average salary £48,622 £44,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.50% -7.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,300 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Law
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Law Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Law
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Law Salary Trend in Oxford

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (87.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (75.00%) Project Management
2 6 (75.00%) Scrum
3 5 (62.50%) Finance
3 5 (62.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (50.00%) QA
4 4 (50.00%) Drupal
4 4 (50.00%) Economics
4 4 (50.00%) Content Management
4 4 (50.00%) Open Source
4 4 (50.00%) Agile Project Management
4 4 (50.00%) MBA
4 4 (50.00%) Migration
4 4 (50.00%) Programme Management
5 3 (37.50%) Degree
6 2 (25.00%) Data Analysis
6 2 (25.00%) Data Architecture
6 2 (25.00%) SQL
6 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
6 2 (25.00%) SOA
7 1 (12.50%) Progress
7 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
7 1 (12.50%) ISEB
7 1 (12.50%) Siebel EIM
7 1 (12.50%) TDD
7 1 (12.50%) Multimedia
7 1 (12.50%) Data Management
7 1 (12.50%) TOGAF
7 1 (12.50%) Oracle

Law
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 4 (50.00%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Siebel EIM
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
1 1 (12.50%) Big Data
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Solutions Designer
2 1 (12.50%) Designer
2 1 (12.50%) Software Development Director
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Economics
1 4 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (12.50%) N-Tier
2 1 (12.50%) Data Integration
2 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
2 1 (12.50%) Physics
2 1 (12.50%) Taxonomies
2 1 (12.50%) Ontologies
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (87.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (75.00%) Project Management
2 6 (75.00%) Scrum
3 5 (62.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (50.00%) Content Management
4 4 (50.00%) Agile Project Management
4 4 (50.00%) Migration
4 4 (50.00%) Programme Management
5 2 (25.00%) Data Analysis
5 2 (25.00%) Data Architecture
5 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
5 2 (25.00%) SOA
6 1 (12.50%) TDD
6 1 (12.50%) Data Management
6 1 (12.50%) TOGAF
6 1 (12.50%) UML
6 1 (12.50%) RUP
6 1 (12.50%) CRM
6 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) MBA
2 3 (37.50%) Degree
3 1 (12.50%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Progress
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle
1 1 (12.50%) Siebel