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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Law
Rank 84 96 74
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -22
Permanent jobs citing Law 9 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.80% 0.092% 1.14%
As % of the General category 1.89% 0.23% 3.19%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 10
Average salary £30,000 £42,000 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +34.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,300 £42,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £42,000 £35,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -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
475 440 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 42.22% 40.52% 35.65%
Number of salaries quoted 417 392 290
Average salary £35,000 £40,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +7.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,129 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Law across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Law Salary Histogram 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 24 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
Cardiff - 9 £30,000 -
Law
Wales

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
1 8 (44.44%) Finance
2 7 (38.89%) Project Management
2 7 (38.89%) Management Information System
3 5 (27.78%) C#
3 5 (27.78%) .NET
3 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET
3 5 (27.78%) Legal
4 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
4 4 (22.22%) Windows
4 4 (22.22%) CRM
4 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (22.22%) Time Management
4 4 (22.22%) Data Governance
5 3 (16.67%) HTML
5 3 (16.67%) Java
5 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 3 (16.67%) MS Project
5 3 (16.67%) CSS
5 3 (16.67%) SOA
5 3 (16.67%) SLA
5 3 (16.67%) Data Security
5 3 (16.67%) MVC
5 3 (16.67%) XAML
5 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (16.67%) CMS
5 3 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (16.67%) Replication
5 3 (16.67%) Information Security
5 3 (16.67%) TDD

Law
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 3 (16.67%) CMS
1 3 (16.67%) Umbraco
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Project
2 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
3 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Visualfiles
1 1 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 3 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (5.56%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (16.67%) MSTest
2 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (44.44%) Finance
2 5 (27.78%) Legal
3 2 (11.11%) Marketing
4 1 (5.56%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Developer
2 3 (16.67%) Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) .NET Developer
2 3 (16.67%) Information Manager
2 3 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) Business Manager
3 1 (5.56%) C# Web Developer
3 1 (5.56%) C# Application Developer
3 1 (5.56%) .NET Applications Developer
3 1 (5.56%) Software Manager
3 1 (5.56%) CRM Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Case Management Developer
3 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Manager
3 1 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (5.56%) C# Developer
3 1 (5.56%) Software Development Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Web Applications Developer
3 1 (5.56%) Data Manager
3 1 (5.56%) .NET Web Developer
3 1 (5.56%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) .NET
1 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET
2 3 (16.67%) CSS
2 3 (16.67%) .NET Framework
2 3 (16.67%) WCF
2 3 (16.67%) WPF
2 3 (16.67%) Silverlight
2 3 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (16.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Management Information System
2 3 (16.67%) Replication
2 3 (16.67%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (5.56%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (5.56%) Freedom of Information Act
3 1 (5.56%) Reference Data
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Project Management
2 4 (22.22%) CRM
2 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (22.22%) Time Management
2 4 (22.22%) Data Governance
3 3 (16.67%) Data Protection
3 3 (16.67%) MVVM
3 3 (16.67%) Unit Testing
3 3 (16.67%) High Availability
3 3 (16.67%) SOA
3 3 (16.67%) Data Security
3 3 (16.67%) MVC
3 3 (16.67%) TDD
3 3 (16.67%) Data Management
3 3 (16.67%) Information Management
3 3 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (16.67%) Information Security
3 3 (16.67%) Business Development
4 2 (11.11%) Strategic Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) C#
2 3 (16.67%) Java
2 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 3 (16.67%) XAML
3 2 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) LexisNexis
3 1 (5.56%) Hyperion