The first 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Law
Rank 191 158 180
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +22
Permanent jobs citing Law 35 57 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.57% 1.09% 0.65%
As % of the General category 1.50% 2.59% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 28 44 30
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,850 £31,800 £27,050
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £41,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -3.03%
General Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2328 2197 2032
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 38.12% 41.94% 36.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1754 1783 1748
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Law
England

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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 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
Bristol -30 22 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Somerset -18 7 £27,500 - 1
Gloucestershire +1 3 - - 2
Devon - 3 £37,500 -
Law
England

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 29 (34.52%) Microsoft
2 28 (33.33%) Legal
3 26 (30.95%) SQL
4 23 (27.38%) MS Excel
5 21 (25.00%) MS Office
5 21 (25.00%) Finance
6 20 (23.81%) .NET
6 20 (23.81%) Project Management
7 19 (22.62%) Windows
8 18 (21.43%) C#
9 15 (17.86%) MS Project
10 14 (16.67%) ASP.NET
10 14 (16.67%) Security Cleared
11 13 (15.48%) SQL Server
12 12 (14.29%) PRINCE2
13 11 (13.10%) SharePoint
14 10 (11.90%) Citrix
14 10 (11.90%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 10 (11.90%) MSI
14 10 (11.90%) Altiris
14 10 (11.90%) Market Research
14 10 (11.90%) LANDesk
15 9 (10.71%) Aerospace
16 8 (9.52%) Telecoms
16 8 (9.52%) Scrum
16 8 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
17 7 (8.33%) Programme Management
17 7 (8.33%) Risk Management
17 7 (8.33%) OO
17 7 (8.33%) C

Law
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 11 (13.10%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.76%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (2.38%) WorkSite
4 1 (1.19%) IIS
Applications
1 23 (27.38%) MS Excel
2 21 (25.00%) MS Office
3 15 (17.86%) MS Project
4 3 (3.57%) MS Visio
4 3 (3.57%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 5 (5.95%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.19%) Visualfiles
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.38%) Firewall
2 1 (1.19%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (15.48%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (3.57%) MySQL
3 2 (2.38%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 10 (11.90%) MSI
2 6 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (3.57%) Rational DOORS
General
1 28 (33.33%) Legal
2 21 (25.00%) Finance
3 9 (10.71%) Aerospace
4 8 (9.52%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.19%) Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (34.52%) Analyst
2 17 (20.24%) Project Manager
3 14 (16.67%) Developer
3 14 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 14 (16.67%) Applications Support
4 12 (14.29%) Applications Support Analyst
4 12 (14.29%) Architect
5 10 (11.90%) Applications Architect
6 7 (8.33%) IT Project Manager
7 6 (7.14%) Software Engineer
8 5 (5.95%) Business Analyst
8 5 (5.95%) .NET Developer
8 5 (5.95%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
9 4 (4.76%) Programmer
9 4 (4.76%) C# Developer
9 4 (4.76%) Junior Developer
9 4 (4.76%) Tester
9 4 (4.76%) Junior
9 4 (4.76%) Senior Developer
10 3 (3.57%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (23.81%) .NET
2 14 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 5 (5.95%) CSS
3 5 (5.95%) HTML
3 5 (5.95%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (4.76%) .NET Framework
5 3 (3.57%) Qt
6 2 (2.38%) Web Services
7 1 (1.19%) XML
7 1 (1.19%) XSLT
7 1 (1.19%) Middleware
7 1 (1.19%) WPF
7 1 (1.19%) Silverlight
7 1 (1.19%) jQuery
7 1 (1.19%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 5 (5.95%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.38%) E-Learning
4 1 (1.19%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.19%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 19 (22.62%) Windows
2 4 (4.76%) Windows 7
3 3 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.19%) Linux
4 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (23.81%) Project Management
2 12 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 10 (11.90%) Market Research
4 8 (9.52%) Scrum
4 8 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (8.33%) Supply Chain Management
5 7 (8.33%) OO
5 7 (8.33%) Risk Management
5 7 (8.33%) Programme Management
6 6 (7.14%) Test Management
6 6 (7.14%) OOP
6 6 (7.14%) Software Engineering
7 5 (5.95%) MVC
7 5 (5.95%) ITIL
8 4 (4.76%) PRINCE
8 4 (4.76%) TDD
8 4 (4.76%) Document Management
8 4 (4.76%) Automated Testing
8 4 (4.76%) BDD
9 3 (3.57%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 26 (30.95%) SQL
2 18 (21.43%) C#
3 7 (8.33%) C
4 6 (7.14%) MATLAB
5 5 (5.95%) VB.NET
5 5 (5.95%) JavaScript
6 4 (4.76%) T-SQL
7 3 (3.57%) C++
8 2 (2.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 7 (8.33%) DV Cleared
2 7 (8.33%) Degree
3 6 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (3.57%) CISA
4 3 (3.57%) CISM
5 1 (1.19%) PMP
5 1 (1.19%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.19%) CCNA
5 1 (1.19%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.57%) ISO 9001
1 3 (3.57%) ISO 14001
1 3 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.19%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (4.76%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (11.90%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 29 (34.52%) Microsoft
2 10 (11.90%) Citrix
2 10 (11.90%) Altiris
2 10 (11.90%) LANDesk
3 5 (5.95%) HP
3 5 (5.95%) Hummingbird
3 5 (5.95%) Open Text
3 5 (5.95%) VMware
4 3 (3.57%) Sitecore
4 3 (3.57%) LexisNexis
5 2 (2.38%) Meridio
5 2 (2.38%) Telerik
5 2 (2.38%) Oracle
5 2 (2.38%) SAP
6 1 (1.19%) Cisco
6 1 (1.19%) Interwoven
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Salary: £26000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Salary: £26000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + Excellent training / benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wiltshire
Advantage XPO
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + TBC
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
CPS Group
Posted: 17 days ago