The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Law in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Law over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Law
Rank 62 76 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Permanent jobs citing Law 7 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 1.17% 0.15% -
As % of the General category 3.40% 0.41% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 0
Average salary £30,000 £25,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -10.25%
Law
South West

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

General Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
206 246 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 34.56% 35.86% 35.91%
Number of salaries quoted 179 201 212
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% -9.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,600 £20,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Law
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Law Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Law
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Law Salary Trend in Somerset

Law
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Law within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 22 December 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
(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
Bath +12 7 £30,000 +20.00%
Law
South West

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
1 4 (28.57%) Workflow
1 4 (28.57%) Practice Management
1 4 (28.57%) Legal
1 4 (28.57%) VMware
2 3 (21.43%) Aerospace
2 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
2 3 (21.43%) C++
2 3 (21.43%) MySQL
2 3 (21.43%) OOP
2 3 (21.43%) OO
2 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
2 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (21.43%) Qt
3 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
3 2 (14.29%) Citrix
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (14.29%) WAN
3 2 (14.29%) NHS
3 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 2 (14.29%) Project Management
3 2 (14.29%) Windows
4 1 (7.14%) E-Learning
4 1 (7.14%) MATLAB
4 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.14%) Intranet
4 1 (7.14%) SLA
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco

Law
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) WAN
2 1 (7.14%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) MySQL
General
1 4 (28.57%) Legal
2 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
2 3 (21.43%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Trainer
1 4 (28.57%) IT Trainer
2 3 (21.43%) Software Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) NHS Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Team Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Service Desk Team Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) NHS
2 1 (7.14%) E-Learning
2 1 (7.14%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Workflow
1 4 (28.57%) Practice Management
2 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
2 3 (21.43%) OOP
2 3 (21.43%) OO
3 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 2 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) C++
2 1 (7.14%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.14%) XenDesktop
3 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (7.14%) Xen
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 4 (28.57%) VMware
2 2 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (7.14%) Veeam
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco