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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Law
Rank 171 183 160
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -23
Permanent jobs citing Law 69 46 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.17% 0.75% 1.09%
As % of the General category 3.12% 1.99% 2.61%
Number of salaries quoted 54 37 52
Average salary £45,245 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.11% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £47,500 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
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
2215 2315 2218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 37.58% 37.89% 41.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1720 1702 1845
Average salary £42,000 £42,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,545 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £59,100
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 7 July 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 7 July 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 -7 43 £46,250 +8.82% 8
Wiltshire - 13 £46,000 - 1
Somerset +23 11 £31,500 +14.54%
Gloucestershire -14 2 £77,500 - 1
Law
England

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 35 (28.00%) SQL
2 34 (27.20%) Finance
3 29 (23.20%) ITIL
4 27 (21.60%) Windows
4 27 (21.60%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (20.00%) Oracle
6 24 (19.20%) Microsoft
7 20 (16.00%) Service Management
7 20 (16.00%) Data Centre
8 19 (15.20%) Scrum
8 19 (15.20%) Business Intelligence
8 19 (15.20%) Degree
9 18 (14.40%) Legal
10 17 (13.60%) Middleware
10 17 (13.60%) UNIX
10 17 (13.60%) QA
11 16 (12.80%) Project Management
12 15 (12.00%) SLA
12 15 (12.00%) WorkSite
13 14 (11.20%) SaaS
13 14 (11.20%) Business Development
13 14 (11.20%) VMware
13 14 (11.20%) Mentoring
14 13 (10.40%) IaaS
14 13 (10.40%) Management Information System
14 13 (10.40%) Telecoms
14 13 (10.40%) Active Directory
14 13 (10.40%) Linux
14 13 (10.40%) VMware Infrastructure
15 12 (9.60%) Visualisation

Law
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 15 (12.00%) WorkSite
2 11 (8.80%) Apache
2 11 (8.80%) Tomcat
3 7 (5.60%) MS Exchange
4 6 (4.80%) WebSphere
5 5 (4.00%) CMS
6 4 (3.20%) Lync
6 4 (3.20%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (2.40%) SharePoint
7 3 (2.40%) IIS
8 2 (1.60%) JBoss
8 2 (1.60%) Office Communications Server
8 2 (1.60%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.80%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (9.60%) MS Office
2 10 (8.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (11.20%) SaaS
2 13 (10.40%) IaaS
3 11 (8.80%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.00%) DHCP
1 5 (4.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (4.00%) DNS
2 3 (2.40%) Firewall
3 2 (1.60%) LAN
3 2 (1.60%) VoIP
3 2 (1.60%) WAN
3 2 (1.60%) MPLS
3 2 (1.60%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.80%) Wireless
4 1 (0.80%) IP Telephony
4 1 (0.80%) Network Security
4 1 (0.80%) SAN
4 1 (0.80%) Intranet
4 1 (0.80%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.80%) Oracle BI EE
1 11 (8.80%) Hadoop
2 10 (8.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (4.00%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (4.00%) SAP BI
3 5 (4.00%) SAP Data Services
4 4 (3.20%) MySQL
5 1 (0.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (6.40%) JIRA
2 5 (4.00%) Toad
3 4 (3.20%) HP UFT
4 3 (2.40%) Selenium
4 3 (2.40%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.80%) Visual Studio
General
1 34 (27.20%) Finance
2 18 (14.40%) Legal
3 13 (10.40%) Telecoms
4 11 (8.80%) Banking
4 11 (8.80%) Retail
5 10 (8.00%) Aerospace
6 9 (7.20%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.60%) Military
7 2 (1.60%) Marketing
8 1 (0.80%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 35 (28.00%) Analyst
2 18 (14.40%) Support Analyst
3 12 (9.60%) Transition Manager
4 11 (8.80%) Linux Engineer
4 11 (8.80%) Developer
4 11 (8.80%) Cloud Engineer
5 10 (8.00%) Test Analyst
6 9 (7.20%) Service Manager
7 8 (6.40%) Help Desk Support
7 8 (6.40%) Help Desk Analyst
7 8 (6.40%) Project Manager
7 8 (6.40%) Deskside Support
7 8 (6.40%) Deskside Analyst
7 8 (6.40%) Deskside Support Analyst
7 8 (6.40%) Help Desk Support Analyst
8 7 (5.60%) Consultant
9 6 (4.80%) Tester
9 6 (4.80%) Software Tester
9 6 (4.80%) Performance Engineer
10 5 (4.00%) Service Desk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (13.60%) Middleware
2 11 (8.80%) Oracle Fusion
2 11 (8.80%) WebCenter
2 11 (8.80%) MCollective
3 9 (7.20%) .NET
4 8 (6.40%) Web Services
5 7 (5.60%) ASP.NET
6 5 (4.00%) NHibernate
6 5 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (3.20%) Qt
7 4 (3.20%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (1.60%) Application Packaging
8 2 (1.60%) Tapestry
9 1 (0.80%) COM
9 1 (0.80%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 20 (16.00%) Data Centre
2 13 (10.40%) Management Information System
3 12 (9.60%) Visualisation
4 11 (8.80%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (8.80%) Computer Science
5 8 (6.40%) Life Science
6 7 (5.60%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (4.80%) Video Conferencing
7 6 (4.80%) Mainframe
8 2 (1.60%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.60%) iPhone
8 2 (1.60%) iPad
9 1 (0.80%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.80%) DTV
9 1 (0.80%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.80%) Handset
9 1 (0.80%) Clustering
9 1 (0.80%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 27 (21.60%) Windows
2 17 (13.60%) UNIX
3 13 (10.40%) Linux
4 11 (8.80%) Windows XP
4 11 (8.80%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (8.80%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (8.00%) Windows 7
5 10 (8.00%) Windows 8
6 4 (3.20%) Android
7 2 (1.60%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (23.20%) ITIL
2 27 (21.60%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (16.00%) Service Management
4 19 (15.20%) Business Intelligence
4 19 (15.20%) Scrum
5 16 (12.80%) Project Management
6 14 (11.20%) Business Development
6 14 (11.20%) Mentoring
7 12 (9.60%) Transition Management
7 12 (9.60%) Open Source
7 12 (9.60%) Service Delivery
8 11 (8.80%) Configuration Management
8 11 (8.80%) SOA
8 11 (8.80%) Identity Management
8 11 (8.80%) Capacity Planning
8 11 (8.80%) Root Cause Analysis
8 11 (8.80%) Requirements Analysis
8 11 (8.80%) Performance Tuning
8 11 (8.80%) DevOps
9 10 (8.00%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 35 (28.00%) SQL
2 11 (8.80%) C#
2 11 (8.80%) Perl
2 11 (8.80%) Python
2 11 (8.80%) Jython
3 8 (6.40%) PowerShell
4 7 (5.60%) VBA
5 6 (4.80%) VBScript
5 6 (4.80%) VB
6 5 (4.00%) C++
7 3 (2.40%) Java
8 2 (1.60%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.80%) PHP
Qualifications
1 19 (15.20%) Degree
2 11 (8.80%) Security Cleared
3 8 (6.40%) ISEB
4 4 (3.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (2.40%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (2.40%) CISSP
6 1 (0.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.80%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.80%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (13.60%) QA
2 15 (12.00%) SLA
3 3 (2.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.40%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (10.40%) Active Directory
1 13 (10.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (8.80%) VirtualBox
2 11 (8.80%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.80%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 11 (8.80%) Puppet
1 11 (8.80%) Oracle Identity Management
1 11 (8.80%) Vagrant
1 11 (8.80%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.60%) SCCM
2 2 (1.60%) SCOM
Vendors
1 25 (20.00%) Oracle
2 24 (19.20%) Microsoft
3 14 (11.20%) VMware
4 10 (8.00%) Avaya
5 9 (7.20%) HP
6 8 (6.40%) Meridio
6 8 (6.40%) Hummingbird
6 8 (6.40%) OpenText
7 6 (4.80%) SAP
7 6 (4.80%) IBM
8 5 (4.00%) Business Objects
9 4 (3.20%) Apple
9 4 (3.20%) Citrix
10 3 (2.40%) Splunk
10 3 (2.40%) ArcSight
11 2 (1.60%) CheckPoint
11 2 (1.60%) Dell
12 1 (0.80%) Nokia
12 1 (0.80%) LexisNexis
12 1 (0.80%) Polycom
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