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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Law over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Law
UK / Scotland
Rank 123 106 130
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +24
Permanent jobs citing Law 16 53 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.71% 1.82% 1.04%
As % of the General category 1.65% 3.97% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 16 41 5
Median salary £32,500 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-38.09% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,000 £26,575
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £67,500 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £42,500 £38,250
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +11.11%

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
970 1336 1478
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 42.77% 45.91% 47.96%
Number of salaries quoted 658 745 890
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Law
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing Law as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 February 2017.

Law Salary Histogram in Scotland

Law
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Law within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -19 13 £32,500 -38.09%
Glasgow +18 3 £60,000 +130.76%
Law
UK

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, IT jobs citing Law also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Law.

1 24 (57.14%) Splunk
2 20 (47.62%) Security Monitoring
3 17 (40.48%) Finance
4 14 (33.33%) Linux
4 14 (33.33%) Data Centre
5 13 (30.95%) Cyberthreat
5 13 (30.95%) Cyber Intelligence
5 13 (30.95%) Contact Management
6 12 (28.57%) Degree
7 10 (23.81%) Network Security
7 10 (23.81%) Security Operations
7 10 (23.81%) Security Operations Centre
7 10 (23.81%) Cybersecurity
8 7 (16.67%) Project Management
8 7 (16.67%) Test Strategy
9 6 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
9 6 (14.29%) IISP
9 6 (14.29%) Compliance Management
9 6 (14.29%) Risk and Compliance Management
9 6 (14.29%) Unix
9 6 (14.29%) CISSP
9 6 (14.29%) IIS
9 6 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 6 (14.29%) Information Security
9 6 (14.29%) Performance Management
9 6 (14.29%) PCI DSS
9 6 (14.29%) Portfolio Management
9 6 (14.29%) ArcSight
9 6 (14.29%) Security Architecture
10 5 (11.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Law
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (14.29%) IIS
2 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 10 (23.81%) Network Security
2 4 (9.52%) Firewall
2 4 (9.52%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (9.52%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.76%) Data Mining
1 2 (4.76%) MongoDB
1 2 (4.76%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 17 (40.48%) Finance
2 5 (11.90%) Legal
Job Titles
1 20 (47.62%) Consultant
1 20 (47.62%) Security Consultant
2 14 (33.33%) Associate Consultant
3 8 (19.05%) Linux Consultant
4 6 (14.29%) Information Security Consultant
4 6 (14.29%) Network Consultant
4 6 (14.29%) Network Security Consultant
5 4 (9.52%) Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) Network Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) Network Intrusion Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Data Scientist
7 1 (2.38%) QA Manager
7 1 (2.38%) QA Test Manager
7 1 (2.38%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.76%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (2.38%) .NET
2 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.38%) CSS
2 1 (2.38%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 13 (30.95%) Cyberthreat
3 10 (23.81%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.38%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 14 (33.33%) Linux
2 6 (14.29%) Unix
3 5 (11.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (47.62%) Security Monitoring
2 13 (30.95%) Contact Management
2 13 (30.95%) Cyber Intelligence
3 10 (23.81%) Cybersecurity
3 10 (23.81%) Security Operations
4 7 (16.67%) Project Management
4 7 (16.67%) Test Strategy
5 6 (14.29%) Compliance Management
5 6 (14.29%) Information Security
5 6 (14.29%) Performance Management
5 6 (14.29%) Portfolio Management
5 6 (14.29%) Risk and Compliance Management
5 6 (14.29%) Security Architecture
5 6 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
6 2 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (4.76%) Data Extraction
6 2 (4.76%) OCR
7 1 (2.38%) Data Protection
7 1 (2.38%) V-Model
7 1 (2.38%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.38%) C#
1 1 (2.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (28.57%) Degree
2 6 (14.29%) CISSP
2 6 (14.29%) IISP
3 1 (2.38%) ISEB
3 1 (2.38%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (14.29%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.38%) QA
Vendors
1 24 (57.14%) Splunk
2 6 (14.29%) ArcSight
3 5 (11.90%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.38%) Microsoft