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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Law
Rank 123 127 150
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +23
Permanent jobs citing Law 32 45 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.02% 1.29% 0.10%
As % of the General category 2.13% 2.93% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 5 39 3
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Law
UK

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

General Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1504 1534 1272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 47.88% 44.03% 43.97%
Number of salaries quoted 908 1022 778
Average salary £47,500 £44,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.74% -1.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £63,100
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Law
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Law Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Law
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Law Salary Trend in Scotland

Law
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Law across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

Law Salary Histogram in Scotland

Law
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Law within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 2 March 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
Edinburgh +15 20 £26,575 +47.63% 6
Glasgow -16 12 £45,000 +25.00% 1
West Lothian - 7 - -
Dundee - 7 - -
Law
UK

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 19 (27.94%) Finance
2 16 (23.53%) Windows
3 15 (22.06%) SQL
3 15 (22.06%) T-SQL
3 15 (22.06%) IIS
3 15 (22.06%) MS Excel
4 14 (20.59%) Project Management
4 14 (20.59%) Active Directory
5 13 (19.12%) Microsoft
5 13 (19.12%) ITIL
5 13 (19.12%) Firewall
5 13 (19.12%) Degree
6 12 (17.65%) Software Engineering
6 12 (17.65%) Cryptography
6 12 (17.65%) JavaScript
6 12 (17.65%) ASP.NET
6 12 (17.65%) C#
6 12 (17.65%) .NET
6 12 (17.65%) SIEM
7 11 (16.18%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 11 (16.18%) ASP.NET MVC
7 11 (16.18%) VMware Infrastructure
7 11 (16.18%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (16.18%) Amazon EC2
7 11 (16.18%) Microsoft Azure
7 11 (16.18%) SAN
7 11 (16.18%) E-Commerce
7 11 (16.18%) MVC
7 11 (16.18%) VMware
7 11 (16.18%) Systems Analysis

Law
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 15 (22.06%) IIS
2 6 (8.82%) MS Exchange
3 4 (5.88%) WorkSite
3 4 (5.88%) Lync
3 4 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 15 (22.06%) MS Excel
2 9 (13.24%) MS Office
3 1 (1.47%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 11 (16.18%) Amazon EC2
1 11 (16.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (19.12%) Firewall
2 11 (16.18%) Intrusion Detection
2 11 (16.18%) SAN
3 7 (10.29%) DNS
4 5 (7.35%) NAS
5 4 (5.88%) Cisco IPT
5 4 (5.88%) IP Telephony
6 2 (2.94%) Intranet
6 2 (2.94%) LAN
6 2 (2.94%) WAN
6 2 (2.94%) DHCP
7 1 (1.47%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.24%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.41%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (4.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (4.41%) QlikView
3 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 19 (27.94%) Finance
2 8 (11.76%) Legal
3 2 (2.94%) Banking
3 2 (2.94%) Back Office
3 2 (2.94%) Marketing
4 1 (1.47%) Billing
Job Titles
1 20 (29.41%) Analyst
2 15 (22.06%) Consultant
3 11 (16.18%) Security Analyst
3 11 (16.18%) Operations Analyst
3 11 (16.18%) Security Operations Analyst
4 10 (14.71%) Security Consultant
4 10 (14.71%) Developer
5 9 (13.24%) .NET Developer
5 9 (13.24%) C# Developer
5 9 (13.24%) ASP.NET Developer
5 9 (13.24%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 9 (13.24%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (8.82%) Lead .NET Developer
6 6 (8.82%) Incident Manager
6 6 (8.82%) Lead C# Developer
6 6 (8.82%) Lead Developer
6 6 (8.82%) Change Manager
7 5 (7.35%) Wintel Consultant
8 4 (5.88%) Business Analyst
9 3 (4.41%) Business Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (17.65%) .NET
1 12 (17.65%) ASP.NET
2 11 (16.18%) jQuery
2 11 (16.18%) ASP.NET MVC
2 11 (16.18%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 11 (16.18%) Ajax
2 11 (16.18%) NHibernate
2 11 (16.18%) .NET Framework
3 3 (4.41%) HTML
4 2 (2.94%) WCF
4 2 (2.94%) CSS
5 1 (1.47%) WPF
5 1 (1.47%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.65%) Cryptography
2 6 (8.82%) Blackberry
2 6 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.35%) Clustering
4 4 (5.88%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.47%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (23.53%) Windows
2 11 (16.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (7.35%) Windows 2000 Server
3 5 (7.35%) Windows XP
3 5 (7.35%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (5.88%) Windows Phone
4 4 (5.88%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (20.59%) Project Management
2 13 (19.12%) ITIL
3 12 (17.65%) Software Engineering
3 12 (17.65%) SIEM
4 11 (16.18%) Systems Analysis
4 11 (16.18%) E-Commerce
4 11 (16.18%) MVC
5 10 (14.71%) Mentoring
6 9 (13.24%) Coaching
6 9 (13.24%) Information Security
6 9 (13.24%) Service Management
6 9 (13.24%) Performance Management
6 9 (13.24%) Security Architecture
6 9 (13.24%) Test Strategy
6 9 (13.24%) Vulnerability Management
6 9 (13.24%) Portfolio Management
7 5 (7.35%) Document Management
8 4 (5.88%) Service Delivery
8 4 (5.88%) Data Protection
9 3 (4.41%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (22.06%) SQL
1 15 (22.06%) T-SQL
2 12 (17.65%) C#
2 12 (17.65%) JavaScript
3 6 (8.82%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (19.12%) Degree
2 10 (14.71%) CISSP
3 6 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (7.35%) MCSE
4 5 (7.35%) MCITP
5 2 (2.94%) CIPD
5 2 (2.94%) HNC
6 1 (1.47%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.47%) VCP4
6 1 (1.47%) MCSA
6 1 (1.47%) ISEB
6 1 (1.47%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 9 (13.24%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.47%) QA
System Software
1 14 (20.59%) Active Directory
2 11 (16.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (5.88%) Hyper-V
3 4 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (2.94%) ISA Server
4 2 (2.94%) XenApp
4 2 (2.94%) vSphere
4 2 (2.94%) Forefront TMG
Vendors
1 13 (19.12%) Microsoft
2 11 (16.18%) VMware
3 9 (13.24%) Splunk
3 9 (13.24%) ArcSight
4 4 (5.88%) Cisco
5 2 (2.94%) EMC
5 2 (2.94%) Citrix
6 1 (1.47%) LexisNexis
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