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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Law
Rank 214 186 160
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -26
Permanent jobs citing Law 24 25 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.39% 0.49% 1.03%
As % of the General category 1.06% 1.17% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 18 16 56
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -46.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -5.88%
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
2255 2133 2184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 36.26% 41.92% 38.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1754 1721 1845
Average salary £41,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -11 16 £46,250 +32.14% 4
Somerset - 7 £32,500 - 1
Devon - 1 £35,000 -
Law
England

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 30 (40.00%) Legal
2 25 (33.33%) Project Management
3 19 (25.33%) Microsoft
4 17 (22.67%) PRINCE2
4 17 (22.67%) MS Excel
5 15 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (18.67%) Finance
7 13 (17.33%) MS Project
7 13 (17.33%) MS Office
7 13 (17.33%) Security Cleared
8 11 (14.67%) C#
8 11 (14.67%) Telecoms
9 10 (13.33%) Aerospace
9 10 (13.33%) .NET
9 10 (13.33%) Windows
10 9 (12.00%) SharePoint
10 9 (12.00%) SQL
11 8 (10.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 8 (10.67%) OOP
11 8 (10.67%) OO
11 8 (10.67%) Scrum
11 8 (10.67%) Software Engineering
12 7 (9.33%) SQL Server
13 6 (8.00%) ASP.NET
13 6 (8.00%) HP
13 6 (8.00%) Six Sigma
13 6 (8.00%) MATLAB
13 6 (8.00%) Hummingbird
13 6 (8.00%) Open Text
13 6 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server

Law
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 9 (12.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.33%) WorkSite
2 1 (1.33%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 17 (22.67%) MS Excel
2 13 (17.33%) MS Project
2 13 (17.33%) MS Office
3 4 (5.33%) MS Visio
4 3 (4.00%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (2.67%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.00%) LTE
2 2 (2.67%) WAN
2 2 (2.67%) Extranet
2 2 (2.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.67%) MySQL
3 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (4.00%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (4.00%) MSI
General
1 30 (40.00%) Legal
2 14 (18.67%) Finance
3 11 (14.67%) Telecoms
4 10 (13.33%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 23 (30.67%) Project Manager
2 20 (26.67%) Analyst
3 9 (12.00%) Business Analyst
4 8 (10.67%) Software Engineer
4 8 (10.67%) Developer
4 8 (10.67%) IT Project Manager
5 7 (9.33%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
6 5 (6.67%) Junior
6 5 (6.67%) Junior Developer
6 5 (6.67%) Architect
7 4 (5.33%) Tester
7 4 (5.33%) Support Analyst
7 4 (5.33%) Lead Business Analyst
8 3 (4.00%) Lead Tester
8 3 (4.00%) Trainer
8 3 (4.00%) Applications Architect
8 3 (4.00%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (4.00%) Senior Tester
8 3 (4.00%) Applications Support
8 3 (4.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (13.33%) .NET
2 6 (8.00%) ASP.NET
3 5 (6.67%) Qt
4 2 (2.67%) HTML
4 2 (2.67%) CSS
4 2 (2.67%) Web Services
4 2 (2.67%) XML
4 2 (2.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.67%) E-Learning
3 2 (2.67%) NHS
3 2 (2.67%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.33%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (13.33%) Windows
2 3 (4.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.33%) Linux
3 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (33.33%) Project Management
2 17 (22.67%) PRINCE2
3 15 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (10.67%) Scrum
4 8 (10.67%) Software Engineering
4 8 (10.67%) OOP
4 8 (10.67%) OO
5 6 (8.00%) Six Sigma
5 6 (8.00%) Business Analysis
5 6 (8.00%) Test Management
5 6 (8.00%) Business Transformation
6 5 (6.67%) Supply Chain Management
6 5 (6.67%) Requirements Analysis
6 5 (6.67%) Programme Management
6 5 (6.67%) Risk Management
6 5 (6.67%) Workflow
6 5 (6.67%) CRM
7 4 (5.33%) UML
7 4 (5.33%) ITIL
7 4 (5.33%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 11 (14.67%) C#
2 9 (12.00%) SQL
3 6 (8.00%) MATLAB
4 5 (6.67%) C
4 5 (6.67%) C++
5 4 (5.33%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (17.33%) Security Cleared
2 8 (10.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 5 (6.67%) Degree
3 5 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 5 (6.67%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.33%) PMP
5 1 (1.33%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.33%) CCNA
5 1 (1.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 5 (6.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.00%) NFS
4 1 (1.33%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.33%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (4.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 19 (25.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.00%) HP
2 6 (8.00%) Hummingbird
2 6 (8.00%) Open Text
3 5 (6.67%) VMware
3 5 (6.67%) Citrix
4 3 (4.00%) Amdocs
4 3 (4.00%) Altiris
4 3 (4.00%) LANDesk
4 3 (4.00%) Remedy
4 3 (4.00%) LexisNexis
5 2 (2.67%) Cisco
5 2 (2.67%) Telerik
5 2 (2.67%) Interwoven
6 1 (1.33%) SAP
6 1 (1.33%) Meridio
6 1 (1.33%) Veeam
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