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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Law
Rank 129 123 148
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +25
Permanent jobs citing Law 19 38 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.62% 1.16% 0.035%
As % of the General category 1.29% 2.55% 0.079%
Number of salaries quoted 4 34 0
Average salary £35,788 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -6.66%
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
1474 1493 1273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 47.87% 45.71% 44.12%
Number of salaries quoted 898 961 878
Average salary £47,000 £43,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.04% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 +9 13 £26,575 +34.55% 2
Glasgow -15 6 £45,000 +21.62%
West Lothian - 2 - -
Dundee - 2 - -
Law
UK

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 29 (34.52%) MS Excel
2 28 (33.33%) SQL
3 26 (30.95%) C#
3 26 (30.95%) .NET
3 26 (30.95%) ASP.NET
3 26 (30.95%) JavaScript
3 26 (30.95%) Software Engineering
4 25 (29.76%) T-SQL
5 24 (28.57%) ITIL
5 24 (28.57%) Ajax
5 24 (28.57%) jQuery
6 23 (27.38%) Windows
7 21 (25.00%) E-Commerce
7 21 (25.00%) Active Directory
7 21 (25.00%) NHibernate
7 21 (25.00%) Cryptography
7 21 (25.00%) MVC
7 21 (25.00%) Legal
7 21 (25.00%) .NET Framework
7 21 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
7 21 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 21 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 21 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 18 (21.43%) Microsoft
9 17 (20.24%) Firewall
10 16 (19.05%) MS Office
11 14 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
11 14 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
11 14 (16.67%) SAN
11 14 (16.67%) Finance

Law
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 13 (15.48%) IIS
2 10 (11.90%) MS Exchange
3 8 (9.52%) WorkSite
4 7 (8.33%) Lync
4 7 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (3.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (3.57%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 29 (34.52%) MS Excel
2 16 (19.05%) MS Office
3 4 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.19%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.38%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 21 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
1 21 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (20.24%) Firewall
2 14 (16.67%) SAN
3 7 (8.33%) DNS
3 7 (8.33%) IP Telephony
3 7 (8.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 7 (8.33%) Cisco IPT
4 5 (5.95%) Network Security
4 5 (5.95%) NAS
4 5 (5.95%) Wireless
4 5 (5.95%) TCP/IP
4 5 (5.95%) VPN
5 2 (2.38%) LAN
5 2 (2.38%) WAN
5 2 (2.38%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (15.48%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.57%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (3.57%) QlikView
3 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (3.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (25.00%) Legal
2 14 (16.67%) Finance
3 2 (2.38%) Back Office
3 2 (2.38%) Banking
3 2 (2.38%) Marketing
4 1 (1.19%) Billing
Job Titles
1 28 (33.33%) Analyst
2 24 (28.57%) Developer
3 19 (22.62%) .NET Developer
3 19 (22.62%) C# Developer
3 19 (22.62%) ASP.NET Developer
3 19 (22.62%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 19 (22.62%) C# .NET Developer
4 16 (19.05%) Lead .NET Developer
4 16 (19.05%) Lead C# Developer
4 16 (19.05%) Lead Developer
5 12 (14.29%) Security Analyst
6 9 (10.71%) Consultant
7 7 (8.33%) Operations Analyst
7 7 (8.33%) Security Operations Analyst
8 6 (7.14%) Incident Manager
8 6 (7.14%) Change Manager
8 6 (7.14%) Support Analyst
9 5 (5.95%) Software Engineer
9 5 (5.95%) Software Developer
9 5 (5.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (30.95%) .NET
1 26 (30.95%) ASP.NET
2 24 (28.57%) Ajax
2 24 (28.57%) jQuery
3 21 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 21 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 21 (25.00%) NHibernate
3 21 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 7 (8.33%) HTML
5 5 (5.95%) CSS
6 3 (3.57%) LINQ
6 3 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (2.38%) WCF
7 2 (2.38%) WPF
7 2 (2.38%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 21 (25.00%) Cryptography
2 10 (11.90%) Blackberry
3 6 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 6 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.95%) Clustering
5 2 (2.38%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (2.38%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 23 (27.38%) Windows
2 14 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (10.71%) Windows XP
4 8 (9.52%) Windows 7
5 7 (8.33%) Windows Phone
6 6 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (5.95%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (30.95%) Software Engineering
2 24 (28.57%) ITIL
3 21 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 21 (25.00%) MVC
4 11 (13.10%) Information Security
5 10 (11.90%) Project Management
5 10 (11.90%) Systems Analysis
6 9 (10.71%) Coaching
7 8 (9.52%) Service Delivery
8 7 (8.33%) SIEM
8 7 (8.33%) Mentoring
9 6 (7.14%) Document Management
10 5 (5.95%) Ethical Hacking
10 5 (5.95%) Information Security Management
10 5 (5.95%) Security Management
10 5 (5.95%) ISMS
11 4 (4.76%) Security Architecture
11 4 (4.76%) Test Strategy
11 4 (4.76%) Vulnerability Management
11 4 (4.76%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (33.33%) SQL
2 26 (30.95%) C#
2 26 (30.95%) JavaScript
3 25 (29.76%) T-SQL
4 9 (10.71%) PowerShell
5 3 (3.57%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (15.48%) Degree
2 9 (10.71%) CISSP
2 9 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (5.95%) CEH
3 5 (5.95%) MCITP
3 5 (5.95%) MCSE
4 4 (4.76%) MCSA
5 2 (2.38%) HNC
5 2 (2.38%) CIPD
6 1 (1.19%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.19%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (4.76%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.19%) QA
System Software
1 21 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 14 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (8.33%) Hyper-V
3 7 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (5.95%) Forefront TMG
5 2 (2.38%) ISA Server
5 2 (2.38%) XenApp
5 2 (2.38%) vSphere
Vendors
1 18 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 14 (16.67%) VMware
3 7 (8.33%) Cisco
4 4 (4.76%) Splunk
4 4 (4.76%) ArcSight
5 3 (3.57%) Interwoven
6 2 (2.38%) EMC
6 2 (2.38%) Citrix
6 2 (2.38%) LexisNexis
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