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 11 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Law
Rank 182 159 182
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +23
Permanent jobs citing Law 41 55 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.68% 1.05% 0.62%
As % of the General category 1.79% 2.50% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 33 48 28
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £30,000 £26,150
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £41,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -7.40%
General Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2294 2199 2018
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 37.89% 41.88% 36.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1693 1815 1702
Average salary £42,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £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 11 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 11 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 -19 26 £42,500 +21.42% 6
Somerset -19 7 £27,500 - 1
Gloucestershire +6 5 - - 2
Devon - 3 £37,500 -
Law
England

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 11 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 35 (37.23%) SQL
2 32 (34.04%) Microsoft
3 30 (31.91%) Legal
4 27 (28.72%) MS Excel
5 25 (26.60%) Windows
5 25 (26.60%) .NET
6 24 (25.53%) MS Office
6 24 (25.53%) Finance
7 22 (23.40%) C#
8 19 (20.21%) Project Management
9 18 (19.15%) ASP.NET
10 17 (18.09%) SQL Server
11 15 (15.96%) MS Project
12 14 (14.89%) SharePoint
12 14 (14.89%) Security Cleared
13 11 (11.70%) Altiris
13 11 (11.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 11 (11.70%) MSI
13 11 (11.70%) Citrix
13 11 (11.70%) PRINCE2
13 11 (11.70%) Market Research
13 11 (11.70%) LANDesk
14 9 (9.57%) Active Directory
14 9 (9.57%) Aerospace
15 8 (8.51%) Agile Software Development
15 8 (8.51%) VMware
15 8 (8.51%) OO
16 7 (7.45%) HP
16 7 (7.45%) CSS
16 7 (7.45%) HTML

Law
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 11 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 14 (14.89%) SharePoint
2 6 (6.38%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (4.26%) WorkSite
4 2 (2.13%) IIS
5 1 (1.06%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 27 (28.72%) MS Excel
2 24 (25.53%) MS Office
3 15 (15.96%) MS Project
4 3 (3.19%) MS Visio
4 3 (3.19%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 7 (7.45%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (2.13%) Visualfiles
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.19%) Firewall
2 1 (1.06%) LAN
2 1 (1.06%) WAN
2 1 (1.06%) Extranet
2 1 (1.06%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (18.09%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (3.19%) MySQL
3 2 (2.13%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 11 (11.70%) MSI
2 6 (6.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (3.19%) Rational DOORS
General
1 30 (31.91%) Legal
2 24 (25.53%) Finance
3 9 (9.57%) Aerospace
4 7 (7.45%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.06%) Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (36.17%) Analyst
2 18 (19.15%) Developer
3 17 (18.09%) Support Analyst
4 16 (17.02%) Project Manager
5 15 (15.96%) Applications Support
6 13 (13.83%) Applications Support Analyst
6 13 (13.83%) Architect
7 11 (11.70%) Applications Architect
8 7 (7.45%) IT Project Manager
9 6 (6.38%) .NET Developer
9 6 (6.38%) Software Engineer
9 6 (6.38%) Programmer
10 5 (5.32%) Developer Analyst
10 5 (5.32%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
10 5 (5.32%) Business Analyst
10 5 (5.32%) Senior Developer
10 5 (5.32%) Analyst Programmer
11 4 (4.26%) Tester
11 4 (4.26%) Junior
11 4 (4.26%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (26.60%) .NET
2 18 (19.15%) ASP.NET
3 7 (7.45%) CSS
3 7 (7.45%) HTML
3 7 (7.45%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (6.38%) .NET Framework
5 3 (3.19%) Web Services
5 3 (3.19%) Qt
6 1 (1.06%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (1.06%) XML
6 1 (1.06%) XSLT
6 1 (1.06%) Middleware
6 1 (1.06%) WPF
6 1 (1.06%) Silverlight
6 1 (1.06%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.45%) Computer Science
1 7 (7.45%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (2.13%) E-Learning
3 1 (1.06%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.06%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.06%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 25 (26.60%) Windows
2 7 (7.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (5.32%) Windows 7
4 4 (4.26%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.06%) Linux
5 1 (1.06%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (20.21%) Project Management
2 11 (11.70%) PRINCE2
2 11 (11.70%) Market Research
3 8 (8.51%) OO
3 8 (8.51%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (7.45%) Scrum
4 7 (7.45%) Programme Management
4 7 (7.45%) MVC
4 7 (7.45%) Risk Management
4 7 (7.45%) Supply Chain Management
5 6 (6.38%) Test Management
5 6 (6.38%) OOP
5 6 (6.38%) Software Engineering
6 5 (5.32%) Document Management
6 5 (5.32%) Web Development
7 4 (4.26%) Automated Testing
7 4 (4.26%) BDD
7 4 (4.26%) TDD
7 4 (4.26%) ITIL
7 4 (4.26%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 35 (37.23%) SQL
2 22 (23.40%) C#
3 7 (7.45%) C
3 7 (7.45%) JavaScript
3 7 (7.45%) VB.NET
4 6 (6.38%) MATLAB
5 5 (5.32%) T-SQL
6 3 (3.19%) C++
7 2 (2.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (14.89%) Security Cleared
2 7 (7.45%) DV Cleared
2 7 (7.45%) Degree
3 6 (6.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (3.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (3.19%) CISA
4 3 (3.19%) CISM
5 1 (1.06%) PMP
5 1 (1.06%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.06%) CCNA
5 1 (1.06%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.19%) ISO 9001
1 3 (3.19%) ISO 14001
1 3 (3.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.06%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (9.57%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (11.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 32 (34.04%) Microsoft
2 11 (11.70%) Citrix
2 11 (11.70%) Altiris
2 11 (11.70%) LANDesk
3 8 (8.51%) VMware
4 7 (7.45%) HP
5 6 (6.38%) Hummingbird
5 6 (6.38%) Open Text
6 5 (5.32%) Sitecore
7 3 (3.19%) LexisNexis
7 3 (3.19%) Meridio
7 3 (3.19%) Oracle
8 2 (2.13%) SAP
8 2 (2.13%) Telerik
9 1 (1.06%) Cisco
9 1 (1.06%) Dell
9 1 (1.06%) Interwoven
9 1 (1.06%) Avaya
Bristol
Hudson - London
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Hudson - London
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Hudson - London
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
FT Select
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
CPS Group
Posted: 4 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Acorn
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Salary: £26000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Salary: £26000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago