The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Law in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Law over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Law
Rank 82 - 88
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Law 8 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.68% - 0.094%
As % of the General category 1.67% - 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 0
Average salary £31,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Law
Wales

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

General Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
479 444 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 40.94% 42.05% 24.34%
Number of salaries quoted 410 359 227
Average salary £40,000 £38,783 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.13% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,600 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

Law
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Law Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Law
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Law Salary Trend in South Wales

Law
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Law within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
Cardiff - 8 £31,500 -
Law
Wales

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
1 7 (63.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (54.55%) Finance
3 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
3 5 (45.45%) SQL
3 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (45.45%) Data Extraction
3 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (27.27%) Legal
5 2 (18.18%) CMS
5 2 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (18.18%) Replication
5 2 (18.18%) Project Management
5 2 (18.18%) MVC
5 2 (18.18%) XAML
5 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (18.18%) TDD
5 2 (18.18%) .NET
5 2 (18.18%) C#
5 2 (18.18%) HTML
5 2 (18.18%) Java
5 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
5 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
5 2 (18.18%) CSS
5 2 (18.18%) SOA
5 2 (18.18%) SLA
5 2 (18.18%) MSTest
5 2 (18.18%) MVVM

Law
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 2 (18.18%) CMS
1 2 (18.18%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
2 1 (9.09%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Visualfiles
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (63.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (18.18%) MSTest
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) .NET Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Case Management Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
1 2 (18.18%) HTML
1 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
1 2 (18.18%) CSS
1 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
1 2 (18.18%) WCF
1 2 (18.18%) WPF
1 2 (18.18%) Silverlight
1 2 (18.18%) Entity Framework
1 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Data Extraction
2 2 (18.18%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Project Management
1 2 (18.18%) MVC
1 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (18.18%) TDD
1 2 (18.18%) SOA
1 2 (18.18%) MVVM
1 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
1 2 (18.18%) Time Management
1 2 (18.18%) High Availability
2 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
2 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
2 1 (9.09%) Six Sigma
2 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
2 1 (9.09%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) XAML
2 2 (18.18%) C#
2 2 (18.18%) Java
2 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) LexisNexis