The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Law in IT jobs advertised across the UK. 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Law
Rank 209 223 225
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +2
Permanent jobs citing Law 1606 1371 1432
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.38% 1.26% 1.22%
As % of the General category 3.11% 2.88% 2.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1376 1167 1316
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,800 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -7.40%
General Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
51575 47560 52881
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 44.21% 43.60% 45.04%
Number of salaries quoted 40133 37784 44616
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £78,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -

Law
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Law within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 11 July 2014 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Law within the UK 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
England +11 1537 £47,500 - 184
London +4 1120 £50,000 - 128
City of London +7 266 £50,000 +3.62% 43
South East -1 130 £45,000 - 19
West Midlands +50 65 £37,500 +66.66% 7
North West -2 59 £32,500 -3.70% 9
Surrey +22 56 £57,500 +27.77% 8
Scotland +34 52 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Birmingham +44 50 £36,000 +60.00% 3
Glasgow +33 50 £37,500 -11.76% 1
East of England +11 50 £55,000 +46.66% 4
South West -23 41 £37,500 +7.14% 9
Manchester -7 39 £32,500 +8.33% 4
East Midlands +17 37 £36,000 -10.00% 6
Yorkshire -33 36 £30,000 -20.00% 2
Guildford +9 31 £75,000 +66.66% 4
Berkshire -5 29 £47,500 +5.55% 2
Essex +16 27 £55,000 +29.41% 1
Bristol -19 26 £42,500 +21.42% 6
Northamptonshire +1 18 £27,500 -18.51% 4
Reading -1 17 £45,000 - 2
West Yorkshire -49 17 £25,000 -33.33% 2
Leeds -55 16 £24,000 -36.00% 1
South Yorkshire - 16 £32,500 -
Northampton -3 15 £30,000 -11.11% 1
Hertfordshire -12 14 £38,000 -5.00% 1
Colchester -1 12 £65,000 +52.94%
Sheffield - 12 £35,000 -
Merseyside -5 11 £47,500 +5.55% 3
East Sussex - 11 £24,000 - 2

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 1148 (33.95%) Legal
2 1031 (30.49%) Windows
3 840 (24.84%) Finance
4 728 (21.53%) SQL
5 701 (20.73%) Microsoft
6 654 (19.34%) .NET
7 597 (17.66%) SQL Server
8 575 (17.01%) C#
9 556 (16.44%) Active Directory
10 532 (15.73%) MS Excel
11 517 (15.29%) MS Office
12 481 (14.23%) ITIL
13 419 (12.39%) ASP.NET
14 409 (12.10%) Windows 7
15 379 (11.21%) Degree
16 350 (10.35%) Project Management
17 335 (9.91%) Windows Server 2008
18 316 (9.35%) Scrum
19 311 (9.20%) E-Commerce
20 301 (8.90%) MVC
21 297 (8.78%) VMware
22 287 (8.49%) Citrix
23 281 (8.31%) MS Exchange
24 268 (7.93%) HTML
25 256 (7.57%) TDD
26 252 (7.45%) Windows Server 2003
27 246 (7.28%) Agile Software Development
27 246 (7.28%) ASP.NET MVC
28 235 (6.95%) JavaScript
29 215 (6.36%) Document Management

Law
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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
1 281 (8.31%) MS Exchange
2 200 (5.92%) SharePoint
3 167 (4.94%) Exchange Server 2010
4 147 (4.35%) WorkSite
5 129 (3.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 115 (3.40%) IIS
7 72 (2.13%) CMS
8 53 (1.57%) Node.js
8 53 (1.57%) Exchange Server 2013
9 43 (1.27%) SharePoint 2010
10 42 (1.24%) Lync
10 42 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2007
11 36 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2003
12 35 (1.04%) SharePoint 2013
13 29 (0.86%) BizTalk Server
14 27 (0.80%) Apache
15 24 (0.71%) Tomcat
16 22 (0.65%) WebSphere
17 17 (0.50%) Documentum
18 14 (0.41%) SAS
Applications
1 532 (15.73%) MS Excel
2 517 (15.29%) MS Office
3 106 (3.14%) MS PowerPoint
4 81 (2.40%) MS Project
5 71 (2.10%) MS Visio
6 17 (0.50%) Photoshop
7 9 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
8 7 (0.21%) InfoPath
8 7 (0.21%) Adobe Captivate
9 6 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
9 6 (0.18%) S-PLUS
10 5 (0.15%) SPSS
11 4 (0.12%) Simulink
12 1 (0.030%) Acrobat
12 1 (0.030%) Quicktime
12 1 (0.030%) InDesign
12 1 (0.030%) CPLEX
Business Applications
1 75 (2.22%) Visualfiles
2 24 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
3 21 (0.62%) Remedy ITSM
4 14 (0.41%) assyst
5 13 (0.38%) Fredhopper
6 12 (0.35%) Google Analytics
7 10 (0.30%) Summit
7 10 (0.30%) Front Arena
7 10 (0.30%) RMDS
7 10 (0.30%) Eikon
7 10 (0.30%) 3000 Xtra
7 10 (0.30%) Bloomberg TOMS
8 9 (0.27%) SAP SD
8 9 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
9 5 (0.15%) SAP ERP
10 3 (0.089%) Magento
10 3 (0.089%) Sage 200
11 2 (0.059%) SAP HR
11 2 (0.059%) SAP FI-AP
11 2 (0.059%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 60 (1.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 41 (1.21%) Amazon AWS
2 41 (1.21%) SaaS
3 11 (0.33%) Office 365
4 8 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (0.089%) IaaS
5 3 (0.089%) Force.com
6 2 (0.059%) Joyent
7 1 (0.030%) GitHub
7 1 (0.030%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 200 (5.92%) TCP/IP
2 155 (4.58%) WAN
3 150 (4.44%) LAN
4 146 (4.32%) SAN
4 146 (4.32%) Firewall
5 135 (3.99%) DNS
6 125 (3.70%) Internet
7 101 (2.99%) DHCP
8 94 (2.78%) VPN
9 73 (2.16%) MPLS
10 72 (2.13%) Intranet
11 54 (1.60%) Wireless
12 48 (1.42%) VoIP
13 46 (1.36%) SMTP
13 46 (1.36%) Network Security
14 43 (1.27%) LDAP
15 40 (1.18%) VLAN
16 37 (1.09%) SSL
17 33 (0.98%) WLAN
17 33 (0.98%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 597 (17.66%) SQL Server
2 196 (5.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 159 (4.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 154 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 99 (2.93%) Big Data
6 61 (1.80%) SQL Server 2005
7 60 (1.77%) Relational Database
8 58 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
9 49 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
10 46 (1.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 43 (1.27%) Hadoop
12 34 (1.01%) MongoDB
13 29 (0.86%) OLAP
14 27 (0.80%) Crystal Reports
14 27 (0.80%) MySQL
14 27 (0.80%) SQL Server 2000
14 27 (0.80%) NoSQL
15 21 (0.62%) Oracle Database
15 21 (0.62%) QlikView
16 19 (0.56%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 80 (2.37%) Visual Studio
2 46 (1.36%) Selenium
3 26 (0.77%) MSI
4 24 (0.71%) JIRA
5 23 (0.68%) Eclipse
6 22 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
7 17 (0.50%) Cucumber
8 16 (0.47%) Git (software)
8 16 (0.47%) Subversion
9 15 (0.44%) QuickTest Pro
10 13 (0.38%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
11 12 (0.35%) Jenkins
12 10 (0.30%) WebDriver
12 10 (0.30%) MbUnit
12 10 (0.30%) NUnit
12 10 (0.30%) InstallShield
13 8 (0.24%) AdminStudio
13 8 (0.24%) SoapUI
14 7 (0.21%) LoadRunner
14 7 (0.21%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1148 (33.95%) Legal
2 840 (24.84%) Finance
3 202 (5.97%) Retail
4 151 (4.47%) Banking
5 140 (4.14%) Marketing
6 127 (3.76%) Telecoms
7 46 (1.36%) Advertising
8 39 (1.15%) Multimedia
9 35 (1.04%) Publishing
10 32 (0.95%) Back Office
11 28 (0.83%) Games
12 27 (0.80%) Billing
13 25 (0.74%) Military
14 24 (0.71%) Manufacturing
15 22 (0.65%) Financial Institution
16 15 (0.44%) Aerospace
16 15 (0.44%) Retail Banking
17 10 (0.30%) Investment Banking
18 9 (0.27%) Electronics
18 9 (0.27%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 959 (28.36%) Analyst
2 650 (19.23%) Developer
3 315 (9.32%) Support Analyst
4 237 (7.01%) Project Manager
5 218 (6.45%) Business Analyst
6 204 (6.03%) .NET Developer
7 155 (4.58%) ASP.NET Developer
8 149 (4.41%) Architect
9 146 (4.32%) C# Developer
10 126 (3.73%) Service Analyst
10 126 (3.73%) Senior Developer
10 126 (3.73%) Team Leader
11 125 (3.70%) Administrator
12 119 (3.52%) Service Desk Analyst
13 106 (3.14%) C# .NET Developer
14 94 (2.78%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 93 (2.75%) Help Desk Analyst
16 92 (2.72%) Consultant
17 88 (2.60%) DBA
18 86 (2.54%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 654 (19.34%) .NET
2 419 (12.39%) ASP.NET
3 268 (7.93%) HTML
4 246 (7.28%) ASP.NET MVC
5 199 (5.89%) CSS
6 151 (4.47%) jQuery
7 143 (4.23%) .NET Framework
8 142 (4.20%) XML
9 113 (3.34%) Web Services
10 101 (2.99%) HTML5
11 75 (2.22%) CSS3
12 69 (2.04%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 66 (1.95%) Ajax
14 59 (1.75%) XSLT
15 58 (1.72%) WCF
16 57 (1.69%) LINQ
17 47 (1.39%) AngularJS
18 45 (1.33%) WinForms
19 41 (1.21%) WPF
19 41 (1.21%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 174 (5.15%) Blackberry
2 93 (2.75%) Computer Science
3 87 (2.57%) Management Information System
4 67 (1.98%) Clustering
5 46 (1.36%) Replication
6 44 (1.30%) RMADS
6 44 (1.30%) Video Conferencing
7 43 (1.27%) Social Media
8 40 (1.18%) Smartphone
9 37 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
10 34 (1.01%) iPad
11 32 (0.95%) Statistics
11 32 (0.95%) E-Learning
12 30 (0.89%) Hedge funds
13 29 (0.86%) CESG
13 29 (0.86%) Mathematics
14 27 (0.80%) Mobile App
15 26 (0.77%) iPhone
16 22 (0.65%) Credit Risk
17 21 (0.62%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1031 (30.49%) Windows
2 409 (12.10%) Windows 7
3 335 (9.91%) Windows Server 2008
4 252 (7.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 163 (4.82%) Windows XP
6 137 (4.05%) Linux
7 90 (2.66%) Windows Server 2012
8 58 (1.72%) Android
9 54 (1.60%) Windows 8
10 52 (1.54%) Apple iOS
11 42 (1.24%) UNIX
12 27 (0.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 21 (0.62%) Solaris
14 20 (0.59%) Windows 2000
15 19 (0.56%) Ubuntu
16 15 (0.44%) Mac OS
17 12 (0.35%) Mac OS X
18 11 (0.33%) SUSE
19 10 (0.30%) Windows Vista
20 8 (0.24%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 481 (14.23%) ITIL
2 350 (10.35%) Project Management
3 316 (9.35%) Scrum
4 311 (9.20%) E-Commerce
5 301 (8.90%) MVC
6 256 (7.57%) TDD
7 246 (7.28%) Agile Software Development
8 215 (6.36%) Document Management
9 205 (6.06%) PRINCE2
10 183 (5.41%) BDD
11 136 (4.02%) Business Analysis
12 135 (3.99%) CRM
13 128 (3.79%) Service Management
13 128 (3.79%) Analytics
14 126 (3.73%) Service Delivery
15 120 (3.55%) Practice Management
16 117 (3.46%) Business Intelligence
17 99 (2.93%) Risk Management
18 98 (2.90%) Continuous Improvement
19 97 (2.87%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 728 (21.53%) SQL
2 575 (17.01%) C#
3 235 (6.95%) JavaScript
4 201 (5.94%) T-SQL
5 170 (5.03%) Java
6 122 (3.61%) PowerShell
7 112 (3.31%) VB.NET
8 105 (3.11%) VB
9 72 (2.13%) Ruby
10 66 (1.95%) VBScript
11 64 (1.89%) VBA
12 51 (1.51%) C++
13 40 (1.18%) Clojure
14 33 (0.98%) Perl
15 32 (0.95%) VB6
16 31 (0.92%) PHP
17 28 (0.83%) Python
18 26 (0.77%) C
19 18 (0.53%) Scala
20 17 (0.50%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 379 (11.21%) Degree
2 147 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 105 (3.11%) ISEB
4 100 (2.96%) Security Cleared
5 88 (2.60%) ITIL Certification
6 80 (2.37%) MCSE
7 66 (1.95%) MCP
8 62 (1.83%) CISSP
9 57 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
10 43 (1.27%) ISTQB
11 42 (1.24%) MOS
12 41 (1.21%) CCNA
13 40 (1.18%) MCSA
13 40 (1.18%) CISM
14 33 (0.98%) PMI Certification
14 33 (0.98%) MCITP
15 32 (0.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 31 (0.92%) MCDST
17 29 (0.86%) DV Cleared
18 28 (0.83%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 111 (3.28%) QA
2 95 (2.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 75 (2.22%) SLA
4 37 (1.09%) JSP 440
5 25 (0.74%) ISO 9001
6 11 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 8 (0.24%) COBIT
8 5 (0.15%) BS25999
8 5 (0.15%) PCI DSS
9 4 (0.12%) ISO 14001
9 4 (0.12%) ISO 9000
10 3 (0.089%) Data Quality
11 2 (0.059%) P3O
12 1 (0.030%) EMIR
12 1 (0.030%) AIFMD
12 1 (0.030%) ISO/IEC 17799
12 1 (0.030%) BS7799
12 1 (0.030%) WCAG
12 1 (0.030%) WAI
12 1 (0.030%) MiFID
System Software
1 556 (16.44%) Active Directory
2 159 (4.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 81 (2.40%) XenApp
4 64 (1.89%) Hyper-V
5 58 (1.72%) vSphere
6 45 (1.33%) XenDesktop
7 44 (1.30%) Microsoft App-V
8 19 (0.56%) VMware ESX
9 18 (0.53%) XenServer
10 17 (0.50%) UAG
10 17 (0.50%) Xen
11 16 (0.47%) Sendmail
12 14 (0.41%) NFS
12 14 (0.41%) KVM
13 11 (0.33%) DFS Replication
13 11 (0.33%) Postfix
14 10 (0.30%) Snort
14 10 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
15 6 (0.18%) VMware Server
16 5 (0.15%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 100 (2.96%) SCCM
2 32 (0.95%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 24 (0.71%) SCOM
4 23 (0.68%) Puppet
5 19 (0.56%) MOM
6 18 (0.53%) NetBackup
7 17 (0.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 14 (0.41%) Cryoserver
9 10 (0.30%) Norton AntiVirus
9 10 (0.30%) CiscoWorks
10 8 (0.24%) Backup Exec
10 8 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
11 5 (0.15%) Data Guard
11 5 (0.15%) MAILsweeper
11 5 (0.15%) DameWare
12 3 (0.089%) Tivoli
12 3 (0.089%) WMI
12 3 (0.089%) XenMobile
12 3 (0.089%) Opscode Chef
13 2 (0.059%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 701 (20.73%) Microsoft
2 297 (8.78%) VMware
3 287 (8.49%) Citrix
4 181 (5.35%) Cisco
5 147 (4.35%) HP
6 106 (3.14%) CheckPoint
7 85 (2.51%) Interwoven
8 82 (2.43%) NetApp
8 82 (2.43%) Oracle
9 79 (2.34%) SAP
10 76 (2.25%) Bloomberg
11 69 (2.04%) Reuters
12 67 (1.98%) Symantec
12 67 (1.98%) Riverbed
13 63 (1.86%) Google
14 56 (1.66%) EMC
15 55 (1.63%) Apple
16 53 (1.57%) Open Text
17 49 (1.45%) LexisNexis
18 48 (1.42%) McAfee
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum + BONUS 26 DAYS HOLIDAY!
Posted: Yesterday
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Generous Bens
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Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
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