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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Law
Rank 179 183 175
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -8
Permanent jobs citing Law 57 43 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.98% 0.73% 0.72%
As % of the General category 2.71% 1.86% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 37 37 35
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,800 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,000 £45,850
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
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
2103 2313 2048
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 36.26% 39.43% 38.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1619 1741 1685
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £60,000
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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +8 45 £45,000 +12.50% 6
Somerset +17 5 £26,000 -3.70%
Gloucestershire -11 4 £77,500 -
Wiltshire - 3 - -
Law
England

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 27 (29.03%) Finance
2 24 (25.81%) SQL
3 21 (22.58%) ITIL
4 20 (21.51%) Microsoft
4 20 (21.51%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (20.43%) Legal
6 17 (18.28%) Oracle
6 17 (18.28%) QA
7 15 (16.13%) Windows
8 14 (15.05%) WorkSite
9 13 (13.98%) Project Management
9 13 (13.98%) Scrum
10 11 (11.83%) Active Directory
11 10 (10.75%) Service Management
11 10 (10.75%) Business Development
11 10 (10.75%) SaaS
11 10 (10.75%) Windows 8
12 9 (9.68%) Windows Server 2012
12 9 (9.68%) IaaS
12 9 (9.68%) Mentoring
12 9 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
12 9 (9.68%) VMware
12 9 (9.68%) HP
12 9 (9.68%) MS Excel
12 9 (9.68%) SQL Server
12 9 (9.68%) MS Office
13 8 (8.60%) C#
13 8 (8.60%) SLA
13 8 (8.60%) Hummingbird
13 8 (8.60%) OpenText

Law
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 14 (15.05%) WorkSite
2 6 (6.45%) Apache
2 6 (6.45%) Tomcat
3 4 (4.30%) MS Exchange
4 3 (3.23%) Lync
4 3 (3.23%) Office Communications Server
4 3 (3.23%) IIS
5 1 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.08%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.08%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (9.68%) MS Excel
1 9 (9.68%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.75%) SaaS
2 9 (9.68%) IaaS
3 6 (6.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.38%) DHCP
1 5 (5.38%) TCP/IP
1 5 (5.38%) DNS
2 1 (1.08%) Network Security
2 1 (1.08%) Wireless
2 1 (1.08%) Firewall
2 1 (1.08%) Intranet
2 1 (1.08%) Internet
2 1 (1.08%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.68%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.45%) Hadoop
2 6 (6.45%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.08%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (8.60%) JIRA
2 4 (4.30%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (3.23%) WebDriver
3 3 (3.23%) Selenium
4 1 (1.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 27 (29.03%) Finance
2 19 (20.43%) Legal
3 7 (7.53%) Retail
4 6 (6.45%) Telecoms
5 5 (5.38%) Banking
5 5 (5.38%) Manufacturing
5 5 (5.38%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.08%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 35 (37.63%) Analyst
2 20 (21.51%) Support Analyst
3 10 (10.75%) Test Analyst
4 8 (8.60%) Consultant
4 8 (8.60%) Help Desk Analyst
4 8 (8.60%) Deskside Support
4 8 (8.60%) Deskside Analyst
4 8 (8.60%) Deskside Support Analyst
4 8 (8.60%) Service Manager
4 8 (8.60%) Help Desk Support
4 8 (8.60%) Help Desk Support Analyst
4 8 (8.60%) Transition Manager
5 7 (7.53%) Architect
5 7 (7.53%) Project Manager
6 6 (6.45%) Applications Support
6 6 (6.45%) Applications Support Analyst
6 6 (6.45%) Linux Engineer
6 6 (6.45%) Cloud Engineer
7 5 (5.38%) PMO Manager
7 5 (5.38%) Service Desk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.45%) Middleware
1 6 (6.45%) Oracle Fusion
1 6 (6.45%) WebCenter
1 6 (6.45%) MCollective
2 5 (5.38%) .NET
3 4 (4.30%) Application Packaging
4 2 (2.15%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.15%) Web Services
5 1 (1.08%) Qt
5 1 (1.08%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.53%) Open Source
2 6 (6.45%) Management Information System
2 6 (6.45%) Video Conferencing
2 6 (6.45%) Computer Science
2 6 (6.45%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (5.38%) Life Science
4 1 (1.08%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.08%) iPad
4 1 (1.08%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.08%) iPhone
4 1 (1.08%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.08%) Handset
4 1 (1.08%) Clustering
4 1 (1.08%) E-Learning
4 1 (1.08%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 15 (16.13%) Windows
2 10 (10.75%) Windows 8
3 9 (9.68%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (8.60%) Windows 7
5 6 (6.45%) Windows XP
5 6 (6.45%) Linux
5 6 (6.45%) UNIX
6 4 (4.30%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (22.58%) ITIL
2 20 (21.51%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (13.98%) Project Management
3 13 (13.98%) Scrum
4 10 (10.75%) Service Management
4 10 (10.75%) Business Development
5 9 (9.68%) Mentoring
6 8 (8.60%) Document Management
6 8 (8.60%) Transition Management
7 7 (7.53%) Service Delivery
8 6 (6.45%) SOA
8 6 (6.45%) PRINCE2
8 6 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (6.45%) Configuration Management
8 6 (6.45%) ITSM
8 6 (6.45%) Identity Management
8 6 (6.45%) Capacity Planning
8 6 (6.45%) Root Cause Analysis
8 6 (6.45%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (6.45%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 24 (25.81%) SQL
2 8 (8.60%) C#
3 7 (7.53%) VB
4 6 (6.45%) Perl
4 6 (6.45%) Python
4 6 (6.45%) Jython
5 3 (3.23%) PowerShell
5 3 (3.23%) VB.NET
6 2 (2.15%) C++
7 1 (1.08%) Java
7 1 (1.08%) PHP
7 1 (1.08%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (8.60%) Degree
2 5 (5.38%) Security Cleared
2 5 (5.38%) ISEB
3 4 (4.30%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (3.23%) CISSP
4 3 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.08%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.08%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (18.28%) QA
2 8 (8.60%) SLA
3 3 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (3.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (11.83%) Active Directory
2 7 (7.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (6.45%) VirtualBox
3 6 (6.45%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (2.15%) XenApp
4 2 (2.15%) vSphere
5 1 (1.08%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 6 (6.45%) Puppet
1 6 (6.45%) Oracle Identity Management
1 6 (6.45%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (6.45%) Vagrant
2 3 (3.23%) SCCM
2 3 (3.23%) SCOM
Vendors
1 20 (21.51%) Microsoft
2 17 (18.28%) Oracle
3 9 (9.68%) VMware
3 9 (9.68%) HP
4 8 (8.60%) Hummingbird
4 8 (8.60%) OpenText
4 8 (8.60%) Meridio
5 7 (7.53%) Citrix
6 5 (5.38%) Avaya
7 4 (4.30%) Apple
8 3 (3.23%) Splunk
8 3 (3.23%) ArcSight
9 1 (1.08%) LexisNexis
9 1 (1.08%) Polycom
9 1 (1.08%) Dell
9 1 (1.08%) Nokia
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