The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Law in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Law over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Law
UK
Rank 271 190 222
Rank change year-on-year
-81 +32
Permanent jobs citing Law 978 1830 1499
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.16% 1.83% 1.43%
As % of the General category 2.82% 4.16% 3.28%
Number of salaries quoted 809 1520 1356
Median salary £47,750 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.04% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +18.41%

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

General Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
34651 44010 45716
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 41.27% 43.94% 43.56%
Number of salaries quoted 27882 35863 36812
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,791 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Law
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Law as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Law Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Law
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Law within the UK.

Law Salary Trend in the UK

Law
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Law over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 within the UK.

Law Salary Histogram in the UK

Law
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Law within the UK over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -89 940 £48,000 -8.57% 318
London -63 736 £50,000 -4.76% 257
City of London -26 160 £55,000 - 54
North West -66 55 £40,000 -11.11% 27
South East 0 40 £55,000 +30.95% 14
Manchester -74 30 £40,000 -8.57% 21
West Midlands -18 25 £24,000 -46.66% 5
Yorkshire +6 24 £40,000 -5.88% 2
East of England -7 24 £50,000 -9.09% 6
Newcastle upon Tyne +25 20 £37,062 +68.46% 4
North East +21 20 £37,062 +68.46% 4
Tyne and Wear +17 20 £37,062 +68.46% 4
Hampshire +24 18 £65,000 +56.62% 7
Scotland +6 17 £35,000 -33.33% 5
Essex -11 17 £50,750 -11.73% 1
West Yorkshire +18 15 £40,000 -5.88%
Cheshire +17 15 £60,000 +29.72% 1
Edinburgh -2 15 £35,000 -33.33% 2
Leeds +12 14 £40,000 -5.88%
Birmingham -13 12 £24,000 -43.52% 4
Merseyside -13 10 £36,500 -11.51% 4
Chelmsford -4 9 £41,250 +52.77% 1
East Midlands -12 9 £47,500 +18.75%
North Yorkshire +5 8 £40,000 +91.69%
Berkshire +22 7 £67,500 +14.89% 1
Canary Wharf -9 7 £32,000 -
Hertfordshire +10 6 £45,000 - 3
Kent +8 6 £28,750 -11.53%
Colchester -7 6 £52,000 -11.86%
Nottingham -12 6 £47,500 +18.75%

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT jobs citing Law also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Law.

1 790 (32.32%) Legal
2 611 (25.00%) Windows
3 585 (23.94%) Microsoft
4 521 (21.32%) Finance
5 481 (19.68%) MS Office
6 453 (18.54%) Agile Software Development
7 391 (16.00%) MS Excel
8 367 (15.02%) SQL
9 354 (14.48%) Windows 7
10 351 (14.36%) .NET
11 332 (13.58%) Active Directory
12 295 (12.07%) ITIL
13 288 (11.78%) SQL Server
14 277 (11.33%) Degree
15 261 (10.68%) JavaScript
16 254 (10.39%) C#
17 236 (9.66%) Project Management
18 202 (8.27%) HTML
19 198 (8.10%) Citrix
20 188 (7.69%) TDD
21 187 (7.65%) AngularJS
22 183 (7.49%) iManage
23 181 (7.41%) Document Management
24 180 (7.36%) VMware
25 178 (7.28%) MVC
26 177 (7.24%) CSS
27 175 (7.16%) Cisco
28 170 (6.96%) Case Management
29 163 (6.67%) DevOps
30 161 (6.59%) Service Management

Law
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 116 (4.75%) SharePoint
2 95 (3.89%) MS Exchange
3 70 (2.86%) IIS
4 61 (2.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 51 (2.09%) Elasticsearch
6 50 (2.05%) Exchange Server 2010
7 49 (2.00%) Skype for Business
8 48 (1.96%) Apache
9 37 (1.51%) Exchange Server 2013
10 27 (1.10%) CMS
11 22 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2007
12 18 (0.74%) JBoss
13 17 (0.70%) BizTalk Server
13 17 (0.70%) OpenStack
14 15 (0.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 15 (0.61%) SharePoint 2010
14 15 (0.61%) SharePoint 2013
14 15 (0.61%) Tomcat
15 14 (0.57%) Apache Solr
16 13 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 481 (19.68%) MS Office
2 391 (16.00%) MS Excel
3 76 (3.11%) MS PowerPoint
4 56 (2.29%) MS Visio
5 23 (0.94%) MS Project
6 18 (0.74%) Acrobat
7 8 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
8 5 (0.20%) Camtasia
8 5 (0.20%) Photoshop
9 3 (0.12%) Adobe Captivate
9 3 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 3 (0.12%) SPSS
10 1 (0.041%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.041%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 58 (2.37%) Visualfiles
2 15 (0.61%) Relativity
3 12 (0.49%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 9 (0.37%) Oracle EBS
5 8 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
6 7 (0.29%) DocuMatrix
7 6 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
7 6 (0.25%) Ringtail
7 6 (0.25%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 5 (0.20%) Concordance
8 5 (0.20%) Oracle EBS R12
8 5 (0.20%) Oracle HRMS
8 5 (0.20%) Oracle iRecruitment
9 2 (0.082%) Magento
9 2 (0.082%) OpenText MBPM
9 2 (0.082%) Oracle Retail
9 2 (0.082%) Payment Gateway
9 2 (0.082%) SAP Retail
10 1 (0.041%) HFM
10 1 (0.041%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 124 (5.07%) Amazon AWS
2 100 (4.09%) SaaS
3 93 (3.81%) Microsoft Azure
4 90 (3.68%) Mimecast
5 36 (1.47%) Office 365
6 23 (0.94%) GitHub
7 8 (0.33%) PaaS
8 6 (0.25%) Google Cloud Platform
9 5 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 5 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
10 3 (0.12%) iPaaS
11 2 (0.082%) Adobe Analytics
11 2 (0.082%) Google Analytics
11 2 (0.082%) IaaS
12 1 (0.041%) Amazon SQS
12 1 (0.041%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 130 (5.32%) VPN
2 102 (4.17%) Firewall
3 73 (2.99%) Network Security
4 62 (2.54%) TCP/IP
5 47 (1.92%) DNS
6 43 (1.76%) DHCP
7 42 (1.72%) LAN
8 40 (1.64%) Intranet
9 39 (1.60%) WAN
10 37 (1.51%) Skype
11 36 (1.47%) VoIP
12 34 (1.39%) HTTPS
13 32 (1.31%) Cisco ASA
13 32 (1.31%) SAN
14 30 (1.23%) Wireless
15 21 (0.86%) Internet
16 20 (0.82%) Intrusion Detection
17 18 (0.74%) VLAN
18 17 (0.70%) MPLS
19 16 (0.65%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 288 (11.78%) SQL Server
2 97 (3.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 88 (3.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 66 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
5 59 (2.41%) MySQL
6 58 (2.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 56 (2.29%) NoSQL
8 52 (2.13%) Big Data
9 48 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
10 40 (1.64%) MongoDB
11 33 (1.35%) Relational Database
12 29 (1.19%) Power BI
13 26 (1.06%) SQL Server 2005
14 22 (0.90%) SQL Server 2012
15 21 (0.86%) Hadoop
16 20 (0.82%) Oracle Database
17 19 (0.78%) Redis
18 15 (0.61%) SQL Server 2014
19 13 (0.53%) Crystal Reports
20 11 (0.45%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 54 (2.21%) Jenkins
1 54 (2.21%) Selenium
2 52 (2.13%) Visual Studio
3 47 (1.92%) Git (software)
4 29 (1.19%) TeamCity
5 23 (0.94%) Cucumber
5 23 (0.94%) LoadRunner
6 21 (0.86%) Team Foundation Server
7 19 (0.78%) JIRA
8 18 (0.74%) HP UFT
9 16 (0.65%) Octopus Deploy
9 16 (0.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 14 (0.57%) RSpec
10 14 (0.57%) WebDriver
11 12 (0.49%) webpack
12 11 (0.45%) MSI
13 10 (0.41%) Eclipse
13 10 (0.41%) Subversion
14 9 (0.37%) SpecFlow
15 8 (0.33%) Grunt
General
1 790 (32.32%) Legal
2 521 (21.32%) Finance
3 89 (3.64%) Telecoms
4 80 (3.27%) Marketing
5 63 (2.58%) Banking
6 47 (1.92%) Retail
7 46 (1.88%) Advertising
8 42 (1.72%) Games
9 40 (1.64%) Publishing
10 34 (1.39%) Billing
11 27 (1.10%) Back Office
11 27 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
12 15 (0.61%) Manufacturing
13 12 (0.49%) Aerospace
14 11 (0.45%) Multimedia
15 7 (0.29%) Investment Banking
16 6 (0.25%) French Language
17 4 (0.16%) Electronics
18 3 (0.12%) Financial Institution
18 3 (0.12%) Military
Job Titles
1 698 (28.56%) Analyst
2 501 (20.50%) Developer
3 229 (9.37%) Service Desk Analyst
4 228 (9.33%) Service Analyst
5 187 (7.65%) Support Analyst
6 124 (5.07%) Business Analyst
7 113 (4.62%) Project Manager
8 108 (4.42%) IT Manager
9 103 (4.21%) Trainer
10 102 (4.17%) .NET Developer
11 100 (4.09%) IT Analyst
12 96 (3.93%) Consultant
13 94 (3.85%) Senior Developer
14 91 (3.72%) IT Support
15 78 (3.19%) Service Desk Support
15 78 (3.19%) Service Desk Support Analyst
16 77 (3.15%) IT Trainer
17 76 (3.11%) 2nd Line Support
18 69 (2.82%) Angular Developer
19 67 (2.74%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 351 (14.36%) .NET
2 202 (8.27%) HTML
3 187 (7.65%) AngularJS
4 177 (7.24%) CSS
5 97 (3.97%) jQuery
6 89 (3.64%) ASP.NET
7 82 (3.36%) Node.js
8 76 (3.11%) XML
9 74 (3.03%) Web Services
10 71 (2.91%) ASP.NET Web API
11 69 (2.82%) React
12 67 (2.74%) CSS3
12 67 (2.74%) HTML5
13 66 (2.70%) .NET Framework
14 62 (2.54%) Sass
15 52 (2.13%) REST
16 44 (1.80%) Spring
17 40 (1.64%) LAMP
18 39 (1.60%) SOAP
19 38 (1.55%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 151 (6.18%) Analytical Skills
2 115 (4.71%) Blackberry
3 92 (3.76%) Data Centre
4 83 (3.40%) Computer Science
5 70 (2.86%) e-Learning
5 70 (2.86%) Management Information System
6 56 (2.29%) iPad
6 56 (2.29%) User Experience
7 48 (1.96%) Fintech
8 43 (1.76%) iPhone
9 38 (1.55%) Video Conferencing
10 35 (1.43%) Mobile App
11 31 (1.27%) Security Operations Centre
12 30 (1.23%) Mathematics
13 26 (1.06%) Smartphone
14 24 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
15 23 (0.94%) Statistics
16 21 (0.86%) Social Media
17 20 (0.82%) Derivative
18 18 (0.74%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 611 (25.00%) Windows
2 354 (14.48%) Windows 7
3 135 (5.52%) Windows Server
4 133 (5.44%) Linux
5 97 (3.97%) Windows Server 2008
6 80 (3.27%) Windows Server 2012
7 73 (2.99%) Android
8 39 (1.60%) Windows Server 2003
9 38 (1.55%) Unix
9 38 (1.55%) Windows 10
10 33 (1.35%) Apple iOS
11 29 (1.19%) Windows 8
12 20 (0.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 20 (0.82%) Windows Phone
12 20 (0.82%) Windows XP
13 10 (0.41%) FreeBSD
14 4 (0.16%) Solaris
15 3 (0.12%) CentOS
16 2 (0.082%) Ubuntu
16 2 (0.082%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 453 (18.54%) Agile Software Development
2 295 (12.07%) ITIL
3 236 (9.66%) Project Management
4 188 (7.69%) TDD
5 181 (7.41%) Document Management
6 178 (7.28%) MVC
7 170 (6.96%) Case Management
8 163 (6.67%) DevOps
9 161 (6.59%) Service Management
10 147 (6.01%) Business Analysis
11 114 (4.66%) E-Commerce
12 109 (4.46%) Scrum
13 108 (4.42%) Information Security
14 104 (4.26%) Software Engineering
15 88 (3.60%) Continuous Integration
15 88 (3.60%) PRINCE2
15 88 (3.60%) Service Delivery
16 87 (3.56%) Business Intelligence
17 81 (3.31%) Mentoring
17 81 (3.31%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 367 (15.02%) SQL
2 261 (10.68%) JavaScript
3 254 (10.39%) C#
4 158 (6.46%) Java
5 89 (3.64%) Python
6 82 (3.36%) PHP
7 81 (3.31%) T-SQL
8 72 (2.95%) VB.NET
9 50 (2.05%) VBA
10 43 (1.76%) PowerShell
11 42 (1.72%) Ruby
12 41 (1.68%) C++
13 40 (1.64%) C
14 39 (1.60%) Scala
15 30 (1.23%) VB
16 17 (0.70%) Perl
17 14 (0.57%) ES6
18 11 (0.45%) Bash Shell
19 10 (0.41%) Groovy
20 9 (0.37%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 277 (11.33%) Degree
2 81 (3.31%) ISEB
3 64 (2.62%) CISSP
4 46 (1.88%) Microsoft Certification
5 43 (1.76%) Cisco Certification
6 34 (1.39%) CISM
7 33 (1.35%) ITIL Certification
8 32 (1.31%) MOS
9 31 (1.27%) IISP
10 27 (1.10%) CISA
11 26 (1.06%) ISTQB
11 26 (1.06%) Security Cleared
12 25 (1.02%) PMI Certification
13 22 (0.90%) CCNP
14 20 (0.82%) CCNA
14 20 (0.82%) MCSA
14 20 (0.82%) MCSE
15 19 (0.78%) PMP
16 16 (0.65%) A+ Certification
16 16 (0.65%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 114 (4.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 110 (4.50%) SLA
3 101 (4.13%) QA
4 52 (2.13%) PCI DSS
5 14 (0.57%) Data Quality
5 14 (0.57%) ISO22301
6 10 (0.41%) SDET
7 6 (0.25%) COBIT
7 6 (0.25%) GDPR
8 5 (0.20%) PMBOK
9 4 (0.16%) ISO 9001
9 4 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 3 (0.12%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 2 (0.082%) MiFID
11 2 (0.082%) TickIT
12 1 (0.041%) GAAP
12 1 (0.041%) SEPA
System Software
1 332 (13.58%) Active Directory
2 110 (4.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 100 (4.09%) Docker
4 21 (0.86%) Hyper-V
5 20 (0.82%) vSphere
6 15 (0.61%) Microsoft App-V
6 15 (0.61%) XenApp
7 14 (0.57%) VMware ESXi
8 7 (0.29%) Firmware
9 6 (0.25%) Virtual Desktop
9 6 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
10 4 (0.16%) Terminal Services
11 2 (0.082%) ISA Server
11 2 (0.082%) KVM
11 2 (0.082%) Varnish
11 2 (0.082%) VMware ESX
11 2 (0.082%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.041%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.041%) Virtual Servers
12 1 (0.041%) Xen
Systems Management
1 74 (3.03%) Puppet
2 70 (2.86%) Ansible
3 62 (2.54%) Opscode Chef
4 53 (2.17%) SCCM
5 28 (1.15%) SCOM
6 18 (0.74%) FortiGate
7 16 (0.65%) Kubernetes
8 10 (0.41%) Cisco UCCE
9 9 (0.37%) AirWatch
10 6 (0.25%) Perfmon
10 6 (0.25%) WSUS
11 5 (0.20%) Host Intrusion Detection System
11 5 (0.20%) Network Intrusion Detection System
11 5 (0.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 4 (0.16%) HP Quality Center
12 4 (0.16%) Salt
13 3 (0.12%) EnCase
13 3 (0.12%) Kibana
13 3 (0.12%) logstash
13 3 (0.12%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 585 (23.94%) Microsoft
2 198 (8.10%) Citrix
3 183 (7.49%) iManage
4 180 (7.36%) VMware
5 175 (7.16%) Cisco
6 71 (2.91%) Mitel
7 54 (2.21%) Oracle
8 53 (2.17%) LexisNexis
9 48 (1.96%) Splunk
10 43 (1.76%) HP
11 38 (1.55%) Rackspace
12 37 (1.51%) CheckPoint
12 37 (1.51%) SAP
13 32 (1.31%) Adobe
14 31 (1.27%) Cognos
15 27 (1.10%) ArcSight
16 26 (1.06%) Google
17 22 (0.90%) Fortinet
18 21 (0.86%) Salesforce.com
18 21 (0.86%) Tableau
London
Plan-net
Salary: Market rate
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Plan-net
Salary: Unspecified Market rate
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Plan-net
Salary: Competitive rate
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000.00 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Information Technology Services
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Chelmsford, Essex
Information Technology Services
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + package & bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
RBW Consulting
Salary: + BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
First Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £45k - 55k per year
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £60k - 75k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £45k - 55k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Comtecs
Salary: £65000 - £70000 Per Annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
First Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
First Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + package & bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
First Point
Salary: £18000.00 - £24000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £32k - 38k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + a generous benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £44000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, healthcare, etc
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: Up to 53k + 10% bonus + 29 days holiday + pension + many other
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Advanced
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Searchability
Posted: Yesterday
London
First Point
Salary: £70000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday