The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Law in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Law over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Law
Rank 195 180 192
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +12
Permanent jobs citing Law 41 44 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.68% 0.82% 0.78%
As % of the General category 1.89% 1.99% 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 39 42 21
Average salary £36,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.75% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £30,100 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.63% -6.57%
Law
England

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

General Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2170 2207 2108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 35.92% 40.99% 37.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1748 1786 1798
Average salary £42,000 £38,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

Law
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Law Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Law
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Law Salary Trend in the South West

Law
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Law across the South West region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Law Salary Histogram in the South West

Law
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Law within the South West region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
Bristol -18 31 £40,000 - 4
Somerset - 5 £30,000 - 1
Gloucestershire - 3 £32,500 -
Wiltshire - 2 £35,500 - 1
Law
England

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 39 (46.99%) Legal
2 25 (30.12%) ITIL
3 21 (25.30%) SQL
4 19 (22.89%) Microsoft
5 17 (20.48%) SQL Server
6 16 (19.28%) Active Directory
6 16 (19.28%) Finance
7 13 (15.66%) Citrix
7 13 (15.66%) SLA
8 12 (14.46%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (13.25%) Disaster Recovery
10 9 (10.84%) Service Delivery
10 9 (10.84%) Application Packaging
11 8 (9.64%) PowerShell
11 8 (9.64%) Lync
11 8 (9.64%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (9.64%) SCCM
11 8 (9.64%) SCOM
11 8 (9.64%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (9.64%) Project Management
11 8 (9.64%) MS Exchange
12 7 (8.43%) MS Excel
12 7 (8.43%) Aerospace
12 7 (8.43%) Workflow
12 7 (8.43%) TOGAF
12 7 (8.43%) Information Security
12 7 (8.43%) MODAF
12 7 (8.43%) Office Communications Server
13 6 (7.23%) Business Transformation
13 6 (7.23%) Numerical Analysis

Law
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 8 (9.64%) Lync
1 8 (9.64%) MS Exchange
2 7 (8.43%) Office Communications Server
3 3 (3.61%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (8.43%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.23%) MS Office
3 2 (2.41%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.41%) SaaS
1 2 (2.41%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.61%) LTE
2 2 (2.41%) WAN
3 1 (1.20%) Intranet
3 1 (1.20%) Extranet
3 1 (1.20%) DHCP
3 1 (1.20%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.20%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (20.48%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.61%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.41%) MySQL
4 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.20%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (2.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 39 (46.99%) Legal
2 16 (19.28%) Finance
3 7 (8.43%) Aerospace
4 4 (4.82%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.20%) German Language
5 1 (1.20%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (33.73%) Analyst
2 11 (13.25%) Business Analyst
3 9 (10.84%) Support Analyst
4 8 (9.64%) Applications Support
5 7 (8.43%) Architect
5 7 (8.43%) Project Manager
5 7 (8.43%) Service Manager
5 7 (8.43%) Applications Support Analyst
5 7 (8.43%) Service Desk Manager
6 6 (7.23%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 5 (6.02%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (6.02%) Lead Business Analyst
8 4 (4.82%) IT Trainer
8 4 (4.82%) Consultant
8 4 (4.82%) Trainer
9 3 (3.61%) Help Desk Manager
9 3 (3.61%) Business Systems Analyst
9 3 (3.61%) Systems Analyst
9 3 (3.61%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (3.61%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.84%) Application Packaging
2 6 (7.23%) .NET
3 2 (2.41%) Qt
3 2 (2.41%) Web Services
4 1 (1.20%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.20%) CSS
4 1 (1.20%) XML
4 1 (1.20%) XSLT
4 1 (1.20%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.64%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.23%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.41%) Visualisation
3 2 (2.41%) Statistics
3 2 (2.41%) NHS
4 1 (1.20%) E-Learning
4 1 (1.20%) Informatics
4 1 (1.20%) Robotics
4 1 (1.20%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.20%) Applied Mathematics
4 1 (1.20%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.61%) Windows
2 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (1.20%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (30.12%) ITIL
2 12 (14.46%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (13.25%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (10.84%) Service Delivery
5 8 (9.64%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (9.64%) Project Management
6 7 (8.43%) Workflow
6 7 (8.43%) TOGAF
6 7 (8.43%) Information Security
6 7 (8.43%) MODAF
7 6 (7.23%) Business Transformation
7 6 (7.23%) Numerical Analysis
7 6 (7.23%) Business Analysis
7 6 (7.23%) Line Management
7 6 (7.23%) Six Sigma
7 6 (7.23%) PRINCE2
7 6 (7.23%) UML
8 5 (6.02%) Zachman Framework
8 5 (6.02%) Requirements Analysis
8 5 (6.02%) SysML
Programming Languages
1 21 (25.30%) SQL
2 8 (9.64%) PowerShell
3 5 (6.02%) VB
3 5 (6.02%) VB.NET
4 3 (3.61%) C#
5 2 (2.41%) C++
5 2 (2.41%) VBA
6 1 (1.20%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.20%) Java
6 1 (1.20%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.20%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (7.23%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (4.82%) Degree
3 3 (3.61%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.41%) CIPD
4 2 (2.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.20%) CISSP
5 1 (1.20%) CISA
5 1 (1.20%) CISM
5 1 (1.20%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (15.66%) SLA
2 1 (1.20%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.20%) ISO 14001
2 1 (1.20%) QA
2 1 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (19.28%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.61%) NFS
2 3 (3.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.41%) XenApp
3 2 (2.41%) vSphere
4 1 (1.20%) Xen
4 1 (1.20%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.20%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (9.64%) SCCM
1 8 (9.64%) SCOM
Vendors
1 19 (22.89%) Microsoft
2 13 (15.66%) Citrix
3 6 (7.23%) VMware
4 5 (6.02%) Oracle
5 3 (3.61%) Remedy
5 3 (3.61%) Amdocs
6 2 (2.41%) Hummingbird
6 2 (2.41%) Open Text
6 2 (2.41%) Interwoven
6 2 (2.41%) HP
7 1 (1.20%) Cisco
7 1 (1.20%) Veeam
Bristol, Avon
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Resource Management
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Bond Dickinson
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Clarke Willmott
Salary: c£100,000 package + generous benefits
Posted: 18 days ago