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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Law
Rank 165 199 187
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -12
Permanent jobs citing Law 73 30 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.23% 0.49% 0.63%
As % of the General category 3.02% 1.34% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 56 26 22
Average salary £41,250 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.94% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,375 £27,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £47,500 £41,350
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -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
2420 2241 2152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 40.73% 36.62% 42.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1923 1721 1728
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 3 September 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 3 September 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 +13 44 £37,500 -11.76% 2
Wiltshire - 13 £46,000 -
Somerset 0 7 £31,500 +5.00% 1
Gloucestershire -12 5 £99,500 - 1
Devon +1 4 £52,500 +50.00%
Law
England

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 41 (31.06%) Windows
2 39 (29.55%) SQL
3 38 (28.79%) Finance
4 27 (20.45%) ITIL
5 25 (18.94%) Service Management
5 25 (18.94%) Degree
6 24 (18.18%) Legal
7 23 (17.42%) Microsoft
8 22 (16.67%) Data Centre
9 21 (15.91%) Windows 7
10 20 (15.15%) Project Management
11 19 (14.39%) Oracle
12 18 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
12 18 (13.64%) Requirements Analysis
12 18 (13.64%) Security Cleared
13 17 (12.88%) Windows Server 2008
13 17 (12.88%) Business Development
13 17 (12.88%) Middleware
13 17 (12.88%) MS Office
13 17 (12.88%) UNIX
13 17 (12.88%) Business Intelligence
13 17 (12.88%) SLA
14 16 (12.12%) Telecoms
14 16 (12.12%) VMware
14 16 (12.12%) Transition Management
15 14 (10.61%) Enterprise Software
15 14 (10.61%) Manufacturing
16 13 (9.85%) Banking
16 13 (9.85%) Document Management
16 13 (9.85%) Avaya

Law
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 13 (9.85%) WorkSite
2 9 (6.82%) Apache
2 9 (6.82%) Tomcat
2 9 (6.82%) MS Exchange
3 8 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (6.06%) WebSphere
4 6 (4.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (3.79%) CMS
6 3 (2.27%) SharePoint
6 3 (2.27%) IIS
7 2 (1.52%) JBoss
7 2 (1.52%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (1.52%) Lync
8 1 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.76%) SAS
Applications
1 17 (12.88%) MS Office
2 12 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (9.09%) SaaS
2 10 (7.58%) IaaS
3 9 (6.82%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.33%) WAN
1 11 (8.33%) LAN
2 5 (3.79%) Firewall
3 4 (3.03%) DHCP
3 4 (3.03%) TCP/IP
3 4 (3.03%) DNS
3 4 (3.03%) MPLS
4 2 (1.52%) Unified Communications
4 2 (1.52%) VoIP
5 1 (0.76%) Wireless
5 1 (0.76%) IP Telephony
5 1 (0.76%) SAN
5 1 (0.76%) Intranet
5 1 (0.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (9.85%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.82%) Oracle BI EE
2 9 (6.82%) Hadoop
3 6 (4.55%) MySQL
4 5 (3.79%) SAP Data Services
4 5 (3.79%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (3.79%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (3.79%) SAP BI
5 3 (2.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (3.79%) Toad
2 4 (3.03%) JIRA
3 2 (1.52%) Selenium
3 2 (1.52%) WebDriver
3 2 (1.52%) HP UFT
General
1 38 (28.79%) Finance
2 24 (18.18%) Legal
3 16 (12.12%) Telecoms
4 14 (10.61%) Manufacturing
5 13 (9.85%) Banking
6 12 (9.09%) Aerospace
7 11 (8.33%) Retail
8 2 (1.52%) Military
9 1 (0.76%) Marketing
9 1 (0.76%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 29 (21.97%) Analyst
2 16 (12.12%) Transition Manager
3 15 (11.36%) Support Analyst
4 11 (8.33%) Developer
5 9 (6.82%) Service Analyst
5 9 (6.82%) Service Desk Analyst
5 9 (6.82%) Cloud Engineer
6 8 (6.06%) Performance Engineer
6 8 (6.06%) Help Desk Support
7 7 (5.30%) Help Desk Support Analyst
7 7 (5.30%) Software Tester
7 7 (5.30%) Help Desk Analyst
7 7 (5.30%) Support Engineer
7 7 (5.30%) Applications Support
7 7 (5.30%) Architect
7 7 (5.30%) Project Manager
7 7 (5.30%) Tester
7 7 (5.30%) Deskside Support
7 7 (5.30%) Deskside Analyst
7 7 (5.30%) Deskside Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (12.88%) Middleware
2 9 (6.82%) Oracle Fusion
2 9 (6.82%) WebCenter
2 9 (6.82%) MCollective
3 8 (6.06%) Web Services
4 6 (4.55%) Qt
5 5 (3.79%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (3.79%) NHibernate
5 5 (3.79%) .NET
5 5 (3.79%) ASP.NET
6 4 (3.03%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (3.03%) Tapestry
7 2 (1.52%) XML
7 2 (1.52%) HTML
7 2 (1.52%) CSS
8 1 (0.76%) COM
8 1 (0.76%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 22 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 14 (10.61%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (9.85%) Visualisation
4 12 (9.09%) Life Science
5 11 (8.33%) Computer Science
5 11 (8.33%) Management Information System
6 10 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (6.06%) Blackberry
7 8 (6.06%) Mainframe
8 5 (3.79%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (1.52%) iPhone
9 2 (1.52%) iPad
9 2 (1.52%) LIMS
10 1 (0.76%) Thin Client
10 1 (0.76%) DTV
10 1 (0.76%) Handset
10 1 (0.76%) Clustering
10 1 (0.76%) E-Learning
10 1 (0.76%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 41 (31.06%) Windows
2 21 (15.91%) Windows 7
3 17 (12.88%) UNIX
3 17 (12.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (9.09%) Windows XP
4 12 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (8.33%) Linux
6 9 (6.82%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (6.82%) Windows 8
7 3 (2.27%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (20.45%) ITIL
2 25 (18.94%) Service Management
3 20 (15.15%) Project Management
4 18 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (13.64%) Requirements Analysis
5 17 (12.88%) Business Development
5 17 (12.88%) Business Intelligence
6 16 (12.12%) Transition Management
7 13 (9.85%) PRINCE2
7 13 (9.85%) Document Management
8 12 (9.09%) Scrum
8 12 (9.09%) ITSM
8 12 (9.09%) Mentoring
9 11 (8.33%) OO
9 11 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
9 11 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
10 10 (7.58%) Open Source
10 10 (7.58%) Change Control
10 10 (7.58%) Service Delivery
11 9 (6.82%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 39 (29.55%) SQL
2 9 (6.82%) Perl
2 9 (6.82%) Python
2 9 (6.82%) Jython
3 8 (6.06%) PowerShell
3 8 (6.06%) VBScript
3 8 (6.06%) VBA
4 7 (5.30%) C#
4 7 (5.30%) C++
5 5 (3.79%) T-SQL
6 4 (3.03%) Java
6 4 (3.03%) R
7 3 (2.27%) C
7 3 (2.27%) VB
8 2 (1.52%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.52%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (18.94%) Degree
2 18 (13.64%) Security Cleared
3 12 (9.09%) ISEB
4 6 (4.55%) DV Cleared
5 5 (3.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (2.27%) CISSP
7 1 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (12.88%) SLA
2 9 (6.82%) QA
3 5 (3.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (2.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (7.58%) Active Directory
3 9 (6.82%) VirtualBox
3 9 (6.82%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.76%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 9 (6.82%) Puppet
1 9 (6.82%) Oracle Identity Management
1 9 (6.82%) Vagrant
1 9 (6.82%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 23 (17.42%) Microsoft
2 19 (14.39%) Oracle
3 16 (12.12%) VMware
4 13 (9.85%) Avaya
5 8 (6.06%) IBM
5 8 (6.06%) HP
6 7 (5.30%) Meridio
6 7 (5.30%) Hummingbird
6 7 (5.30%) OpenText
7 6 (4.55%) SAP
8 5 (3.79%) CheckPoint
9 4 (3.03%) Cisco
10 3 (2.27%) Apple
10 3 (2.27%) Splunk
10 3 (2.27%) ArcSight
11 2 (1.52%) LexisNexis
11 2 (1.52%) Dell
12 1 (0.76%) Nokia
12 1 (0.76%) Polycom
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