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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Law
Rank 61 62 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing Law 9 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 1.47% 0.60% -
As % of the General category 4.52% 1.84% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 0
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +1.35%
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
199 163 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 32.46% 32.73% 42.55%
Number of salaries quoted 161 143 209
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 8 February 2016. 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
Yeovil - 8 £32,500 -
Bath -4 1 - -
Law
South West

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 11 (84.62%) C++
1 11 (84.62%) MySQL
1 11 (84.62%) Telecoms
1 11 (84.62%) Software Engineering
1 11 (84.62%) Aerospace
1 11 (84.62%) Security Cleared
1 11 (84.62%) Qt
2 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 6 (46.15%) OOP
2 6 (46.15%) OO
3 5 (38.46%) Signal Processing
4 2 (15.38%) Finance
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
5 1 (7.69%) Legal
5 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (7.69%) Line 50
5 1 (7.69%) QA
5 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
5 1 (7.69%) TickIT
5 1 (7.69%) CIMA
5 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
5 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
5 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
5 1 (7.69%) ISO 9001
5 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
5 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (7.69%) PMP
5 1 (7.69%) PMI Certification

Law
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Line 50
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (84.62%) MySQL
General
1 11 (84.62%) Aerospace
1 11 (84.62%) Telecoms
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
3 1 (7.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Software Engineer
2 7 (53.85%) C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Software Developer
4 1 (7.69%) C++ Developer
4 1 (7.69%) C++ Software Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Financial Controller
4 1 (7.69%) Junior
4 1 (7.69%) Junior C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Junior Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Software Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (84.62%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Software Engineering
2 6 (46.15%) OO
2 6 (46.15%) OOP
3 5 (38.46%) Signal Processing
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) Line Management
4 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.69%) Project Management
4 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) C++
2 6 (46.15%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (84.62%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) ACCA
2 1 (7.69%) CIMA
2 1 (7.69%) PMI Certification
2 1 (7.69%) PMP
2 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) ISO 9001
1 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (7.69%) QA
1 1 (7.69%) TickIT
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.69%) Sage