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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Law
Rank 176 195 161
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -34
Permanent jobs citing Law 64 34 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.09% 0.55% 1.05%
As % of the General category 2.82% 1.45% 2.51%
Number of salaries quoted 55 27 42
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,800 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £47,500 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
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
2269 2350 2195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 38.61% 38.24% 41.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1819 1771 1773
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
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 31 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 31 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 +6 38 £37,500 -11.76% 6
Wiltshire - 13 £46,000 -
Somerset +14 12 £31,500 +14.54%
Gloucestershire -15 1 £77,500 -
Law
England

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 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 36 (29.03%) Finance
2 35 (28.23%) SQL
3 32 (25.81%) Windows
4 26 (20.97%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (20.16%) ITIL
6 24 (19.35%) Service Management
6 24 (19.35%) Degree
7 23 (18.55%) Oracle
7 23 (18.55%) Microsoft
7 23 (18.55%) Data Centre
8 19 (15.32%) Business Intelligence
8 19 (15.32%) Middleware
8 19 (15.32%) UNIX
8 19 (15.32%) Project Management
9 18 (14.52%) Scrum
10 17 (13.71%) VMware
10 17 (13.71%) Business Development
11 16 (12.90%) QA
11 16 (12.90%) Telecoms
12 15 (12.10%) WorkSite
12 15 (12.10%) Transition Management
13 14 (11.29%) Mentoring
13 14 (11.29%) Security Cleared
13 14 (11.29%) Management Information System
13 14 (11.29%) MS Office
14 13 (10.48%) Linux
14 13 (10.48%) Avaya
14 13 (10.48%) VMware Infrastructure
14 13 (10.48%) Visualisation
14 13 (10.48%) SaaS

Law
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 (12.10%) WorkSite
2 11 (8.87%) Apache
2 11 (8.87%) Tomcat
3 9 (7.26%) MS Exchange
4 8 (6.45%) WebSphere
5 7 (5.65%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (4.03%) CMS
7 3 (2.42%) SharePoint
7 3 (2.42%) IIS
7 3 (2.42%) Lync
8 2 (1.61%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.61%) JBoss
8 2 (1.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.81%) SAS
9 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.81%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 14 (11.29%) MS Office
2 10 (8.06%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (10.48%) SaaS
2 12 (9.68%) IaaS
3 11 (8.87%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.03%) WAN
1 5 (4.03%) DHCP
1 5 (4.03%) TCP/IP
1 5 (4.03%) DNS
1 5 (4.03%) LAN
2 4 (3.23%) Firewall
3 3 (2.42%) MPLS
4 2 (1.61%) Unified Communications
4 2 (1.61%) VoIP
5 1 (0.81%) Wireless
5 1 (0.81%) IP Telephony
5 1 (0.81%) Network Security
5 1 (0.81%) SAN
5 1 (0.81%) Intranet
5 1 (0.81%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.87%) Oracle BI EE
1 11 (8.87%) Hadoop
2 9 (7.26%) SQL Server
3 6 (4.84%) MySQL
4 5 (4.03%) SAP Data Services
4 5 (4.03%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (4.03%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (4.03%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 8 (6.45%) JIRA
2 5 (4.03%) Toad
3 4 (3.23%) HP UFT
4 3 (2.42%) Selenium
4 3 (2.42%) WebDriver
General
1 36 (29.03%) Finance
2 16 (12.90%) Telecoms
3 13 (10.48%) Banking
4 12 (9.68%) Aerospace
4 12 (9.68%) Legal
4 12 (9.68%) Manufacturing
5 11 (8.87%) Retail
6 2 (1.61%) Marketing
6 2 (1.61%) Military
7 1 (0.81%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 31 (25.00%) Analyst
2 16 (12.90%) Support Analyst
3 15 (12.10%) Transition Manager
4 12 (9.68%) Developer
5 11 (8.87%) Linux Engineer
5 11 (8.87%) Cloud Engineer
6 10 (8.06%) Test Analyst
7 9 (7.26%) Project Manager
8 8 (6.45%) Help Desk Analyst
8 8 (6.45%) Help Desk Support
8 8 (6.45%) Help Desk Support Analyst
8 8 (6.45%) Performance Engineer
8 8 (6.45%) Deskside Support
8 8 (6.45%) Deskside Analyst
8 8 (6.45%) Deskside Support Analyst
9 7 (5.65%) Software Tester
9 7 (5.65%) Tester
10 6 (4.84%) Software Developer
10 6 (4.84%) Service Manager
11 5 (4.03%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (15.32%) Middleware
2 11 (8.87%) Oracle Fusion
2 11 (8.87%) WebCenter
2 11 (8.87%) MCollective
3 9 (7.26%) Web Services
4 6 (4.84%) Qt
4 6 (4.84%) .NET
4 6 (4.84%) ASP.NET
5 5 (4.03%) NHibernate
5 5 (4.03%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (3.23%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (1.61%) Tapestry
8 1 (0.81%) Application Packaging
8 1 (0.81%) COM
8 1 (0.81%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 23 (18.55%) Data Centre
2 14 (11.29%) Management Information System
3 13 (10.48%) Visualisation
4 11 (8.87%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (8.87%) Computer Science
4 11 (8.87%) Life Science
5 8 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (6.45%) Mainframe
6 6 (4.84%) Video Conferencing
7 4 (3.23%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.61%) iPhone
8 2 (1.61%) iPad
9 1 (0.81%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.81%) DTV
9 1 (0.81%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.81%) Handset
9 1 (0.81%) Clustering
9 1 (0.81%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 32 (25.81%) Windows
2 19 (15.32%) UNIX
3 13 (10.48%) Linux
4 12 (9.68%) Windows XP
4 12 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (9.68%) Windows 7
4 12 (9.68%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (8.06%) Windows 8
6 4 (3.23%) Android
7 3 (2.42%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (20.97%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (20.16%) ITIL
3 24 (19.35%) Service Management
4 19 (15.32%) Business Intelligence
4 19 (15.32%) Project Management
5 18 (14.52%) Scrum
6 17 (13.71%) Business Development
7 15 (12.10%) Transition Management
8 14 (11.29%) Mentoring
9 13 (10.48%) Requirements Analysis
10 12 (9.68%) Open Source
10 12 (9.68%) Capacity Planning
10 12 (9.68%) PRINCE2
11 11 (8.87%) Configuration Management
11 11 (8.87%) SOA
11 11 (8.87%) Service Delivery
11 11 (8.87%) ITSM
11 11 (8.87%) Identity Management
11 11 (8.87%) Root Cause Analysis
11 11 (8.87%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 35 (28.23%) SQL
2 11 (8.87%) Perl
2 11 (8.87%) Python
2 11 (8.87%) Jython
3 9 (7.26%) PowerShell
3 9 (7.26%) C#
4 8 (6.45%) VBScript
4 8 (6.45%) VBA
5 7 (5.65%) C++
6 4 (3.23%) VB
7 2 (1.61%) Java
Qualifications
1 24 (19.35%) Degree
2 14 (11.29%) Security Cleared
3 11 (8.87%) ISEB
4 5 (4.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (2.42%) CISSP
6 1 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.81%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.81%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (12.90%) QA
2 12 (9.68%) SLA
3 4 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (2.42%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (10.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (8.87%) VirtualBox
2 11 (8.87%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 11 (8.87%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.81%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 11 (8.87%) Puppet
1 11 (8.87%) Oracle Identity Management
1 11 (8.87%) Vagrant
1 11 (8.87%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.81%) SCCM
2 1 (0.81%) SCOM
Vendors
1 23 (18.55%) Microsoft
1 23 (18.55%) Oracle
2 17 (13.71%) VMware
3 13 (10.48%) Avaya
4 9 (7.26%) HP
5 8 (6.45%) Meridio
5 8 (6.45%) Hummingbird
5 8 (6.45%) OpenText
5 8 (6.45%) IBM
6 6 (4.84%) SAP
7 4 (3.23%) Apple
7 4 (3.23%) CheckPoint
8 3 (2.42%) Splunk
8 3 (2.42%) ArcSight
8 3 (2.42%) Cisco
9 2 (1.61%) Dell
10 1 (0.81%) Citrix
10 1 (0.81%) Nokia
10 1 (0.81%) LexisNexis
10 1 (0.81%) Polycom
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