The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Law in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Law over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Law
Rank 83 87 81
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -6
Permanent jobs citing Law 2 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.26% 0.33% 0.33%
As % of the General category 1.13% 1.17% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 2
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +46.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+11.84% +1.33%
Law
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

General Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
177 256 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 23.35% 27.89% 35.03%
Number of salaries quoted 160 194 259
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £24,975
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Law
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Law across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Law Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Law
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Law across the Southampton region.

Law Salary Trend in Southampton

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 8 (53.33%) .NET
1 8 (53.33%) Legal
2 7 (46.67%) Telecoms
2 7 (46.67%) Network Security
2 7 (46.67%) C#
3 5 (33.33%) MS Office
4 4 (26.67%) C++
4 4 (26.67%) Client/Server
4 4 (26.67%) SaaS
4 4 (26.67%) Degree
4 4 (26.67%) Risk Management
4 4 (26.67%) Finance
5 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (13.33%) PMP
6 2 (13.33%) PMI Certification
6 2 (13.33%) MS Project
6 2 (13.33%) Project Management
6 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
6 2 (13.33%) Programme Management
6 2 (13.33%) Strategic Planning
6 2 (13.33%) Business Development
6 2 (13.33%) Line Management
6 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
7 1 (6.67%) Coaching
7 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (6.67%) Operations Management
7 1 (6.67%) ITIL V2
7 1 (6.67%) Time Management
7 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services

Law
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Southampton 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.

Applications
1 5 (33.33%) MS Office
2 2 (13.33%) MS Project
3 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) Network Security
2 1 (6.67%) HTTPS
2 1 (6.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 8 (53.33%) Legal
2 7 (46.67%) Telecoms
3 4 (26.67%) Finance
4 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Architect
2 6 (40.00%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (26.67%) C# Architect
4 3 (20.00%) Head of IT
4 3 (20.00%) IT Manager
5 2 (13.33%) Head of Programmes
5 2 (13.33%) IT Programme Manager
5 2 (13.33%) IT Project Manager
5 2 (13.33%) Project Manager
6 1 (6.67%) .NET Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Administrator
6 1 (6.67%) Business Development Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Business Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Development Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Head of Support
6 1 (6.67%) IT Procurement Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Procurement Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Senior IT Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Manager
6 1 (6.67%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Client/Server
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) e-Learning
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Risk Management
2 2 (13.33%) Business Development
2 2 (13.33%) Line Management
2 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
2 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
2 2 (13.33%) Programme Management
2 2 (13.33%) Project Management
2 2 (13.33%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (6.67%) Coaching
3 1 (6.67%) Data Management
3 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (6.67%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL V2
3 1 (6.67%) ITSM
3 1 (6.67%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (6.67%) Operations Management
3 1 (6.67%) Practice Management
3 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (6.67%) Service Management
3 1 (6.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) C#
2 4 (26.67%) C++
3 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
2 2 (13.33%) PMI Certification
2 2 (13.33%) PMP
3 1 (6.67%) CCIE
3 1 (6.67%) CIPD
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (6.67%) MCP
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft