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 29 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Law
Rank 206 209 221
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +12
Permanent jobs citing Law 1627 1455 1482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.39% 1.34% 1.26%
As % of the General category 3.16% 3.03% 2.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1389 1178 1367
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
General Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
51449 48047 52823
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 44.01% 44.19% 44.81%
Number of salaries quoted 39911 37845 44499
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 £80,000
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 29 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 29 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 -9 1547 £47,500 +2.70% 196
London +5 1141 £50,000 - 146
City of London +18 294 £50,000 +3.62% 48
South East -27 115 £42,500 -5.55% 13
Scotland +44 64 £36,250 -14.70% 2
West Midlands +37 64 £35,000 +55.55% 6
North West -4 64 £33,000 -19.51% 6
Glasgow +41 58 £35,000 -17.64% 2
Birmingham +31 53 £35,000 +55.55% 5
Surrey +2 53 £50,000 +5.26% 5
East of England +3 48 £50,000 +25.00% 2
East Midlands +37 42 £32,500 -23.52% 9
Manchester -3 41 £32,500 -7.14% 4
South West -32 34 £37,500 +7.14% 10
Yorkshire -47 34 £32,500 -13.33% 4
Guildford +5 27 £75,000 +66.66% 1
Essex +15 26 £55,000 +29.41% 1
Berkshire -13 24 £46,250 +2.77% 2
Northamptonshire +7 23 £27,000 -38.28% 6
Bristol -28 21 £42,500 +21.42% 3
Northampton +2 19 £29,000 -33.71% 3
Reading -8 18 £45,000 -
West Yorkshire -57 17 £30,000 -20.00% 3
Leeds -60 16 £25,000 -33.33% 2
South Yorkshire - 16 £32,500 -
Hertfordshire -13 13 £36,750 -8.12%
East Sussex - 13 £24,000 - 1
Brighton - 13 £24,000 - 1
Merseyside 0 12 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Sheffield - 12 £37,500 -

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 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 1162 (34.43%) Legal
2 1039 (30.79%) Windows
3 832 (24.65%) Finance
4 705 (20.89%) SQL
5 682 (20.21%) Microsoft
6 653 (19.35%) .NET
7 583 (17.27%) SQL Server
8 580 (17.19%) C#
9 564 (16.71%) Active Directory
10 522 (15.47%) MS Office
11 514 (15.23%) MS Excel
12 507 (15.02%) ITIL
13 424 (12.56%) ASP.NET
13 424 (12.56%) Windows 7
14 388 (11.50%) Degree
15 343 (10.16%) Project Management
16 323 (9.57%) Scrum
16 323 (9.57%) Windows Server 2008
17 306 (9.07%) E-Commerce
18 303 (8.98%) MVC
19 296 (8.77%) Citrix
20 290 (8.59%) VMware
21 280 (8.30%) HTML
22 270 (8.00%) MS Exchange
23 260 (7.70%) TDD
24 250 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
24 250 (7.41%) JavaScript
25 247 (7.32%) ASP.NET MVC
26 240 (7.11%) Windows Server 2003
27 228 (6.76%) Document Management

Law
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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
1 270 (8.00%) MS Exchange
2 195 (5.78%) SharePoint
3 160 (4.74%) Exchange Server 2010
4 148 (4.39%) WorkSite
5 134 (3.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 110 (3.26%) IIS
7 79 (2.34%) CMS
8 55 (1.63%) Node.js
9 48 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2013
10 42 (1.24%) SharePoint 2010
10 42 (1.24%) Lync
11 41 (1.21%) Exchange Server 2007
12 36 (1.07%) SharePoint 2013
13 31 (0.92%) Apache
14 30 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2003
14 30 (0.89%) BizTalk Server
15 22 (0.65%) WebSphere
15 22 (0.65%) Tomcat
16 16 (0.47%) Documentum
17 14 (0.41%) Confluence
Applications
1 522 (15.47%) MS Office
2 514 (15.23%) MS Excel
3 110 (3.26%) MS PowerPoint
4 74 (2.19%) MS Project
5 64 (1.90%) MS Visio
6 15 (0.44%) Photoshop
7 8 (0.24%) Adobe Captivate
7 8 (0.24%) Adobe Illustrator
8 7 (0.21%) InfoPath
9 6 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
10 5 (0.15%) S-PLUS
10 5 (0.15%) SPSS
11 4 (0.12%) Simulink
12 1 (0.030%) InDesign
12 1 (0.030%) CPLEX
12 1 (0.030%) Acrobat
12 1 (0.030%) Quicktime
Business Applications
1 72 (2.13%) Visualfiles
2 26 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
3 20 (0.59%) Remedy ITSM
4 17 (0.50%) assyst
5 11 (0.33%) Google Analytics
6 10 (0.30%) Summit
6 10 (0.30%) Front Arena
6 10 (0.30%) RMDS
6 10 (0.30%) 3000 Xtra
6 10 (0.30%) Bloomberg TOMS
6 10 (0.30%) Fredhopper
6 10 (0.30%) Eikon
7 9 (0.27%) SAP SD
7 9 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
8 5 (0.15%) SAP ERP
9 4 (0.12%) Magento
9 4 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
10 3 (0.089%) Sage 200
11 2 (0.059%) SAP CRM
11 2 (0.059%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 60 (1.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 42 (1.24%) SaaS
3 38 (1.13%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (0.39%) Office 365
5 10 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.089%) Force.com
8 2 (0.059%) Joyent
9 1 (0.030%) GitHub
9 1 (0.030%) IaaS
9 1 (0.030%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 199 (5.90%) TCP/IP
2 151 (4.47%) Firewall
3 142 (4.21%) WAN
4 141 (4.18%) LAN
5 136 (4.03%) SAN
6 129 (3.82%) DNS
6 129 (3.82%) Internet
7 106 (3.14%) DHCP
8 102 (3.02%) VPN
9 77 (2.28%) Intranet
10 71 (2.10%) MPLS
11 58 (1.72%) Wireless
12 52 (1.54%) Network Security
13 46 (1.36%) VoIP
14 44 (1.30%) LDAP
15 43 (1.27%) SMTP
15 43 (1.27%) VLAN
16 35 (1.04%) WLAN
16 35 (1.04%) SSL
17 29 (0.86%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 583 (17.27%) SQL Server
2 181 (5.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 156 (4.62%) SQL Server 2008
4 135 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 94 (2.79%) Big Data
6 60 (1.78%) Relational Database
7 56 (1.66%) SQL Server 2005
8 50 (1.48%) SQL Server 2012
9 47 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
10 40 (1.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 38 (1.13%) Hadoop
12 35 (1.04%) MongoDB
13 32 (0.95%) OLAP
14 31 (0.92%) Crystal Reports
14 31 (0.92%) MySQL
15 28 (0.83%) SQL Server 2000
15 28 (0.83%) NoSQL
16 25 (0.74%) QlikView
17 21 (0.62%) EDRMS
17 21 (0.62%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 89 (2.64%) Visual Studio
2 49 (1.45%) Selenium
3 24 (0.71%) JIRA
3 24 (0.71%) MSI
4 22 (0.65%) Git (software)
5 21 (0.62%) Eclipse
6 19 (0.56%) Team Foundation Server
7 18 (0.53%) QuickTest Pro
8 15 (0.44%) Subversion
8 15 (0.44%) Jenkins
9 14 (0.41%) Cucumber
10 13 (0.39%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
11 10 (0.30%) WebDriver
11 10 (0.30%) MbUnit
11 10 (0.30%) NUnit
11 10 (0.30%) InstallShield
12 9 (0.27%) LoadRunner
13 8 (0.24%) AdminStudio
13 8 (0.24%) SoapUI
14 6 (0.18%) Maven
General
1 1162 (34.43%) Legal
2 832 (24.65%) Finance
3 195 (5.78%) Retail
4 150 (4.44%) Marketing
5 149 (4.41%) Banking
6 115 (3.41%) Telecoms
7 47 (1.39%) Advertising
8 45 (1.33%) Multimedia
9 34 (1.01%) Publishing
10 33 (0.98%) Back Office
11 27 (0.80%) Games
12 26 (0.77%) Manufacturing
13 25 (0.74%) Military
13 25 (0.74%) Billing
14 22 (0.65%) Financial Institution
15 15 (0.44%) Aerospace
16 13 (0.39%) Retail Banking
17 10 (0.30%) Investment Banking
18 9 (0.27%) Local Government
19 6 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 975 (28.89%) Analyst
2 645 (19.11%) Developer
3 327 (9.69%) Support Analyst
4 234 (6.93%) Project Manager
5 206 (6.10%) Business Analyst
6 205 (6.07%) .NET Developer
7 153 (4.53%) Architect
8 152 (4.50%) ASP.NET Developer
9 146 (4.33%) C# Developer
10 139 (4.12%) Service Analyst
11 131 (3.88%) Service Desk Analyst
12 121 (3.59%) Administrator
12 121 (3.59%) Senior Developer
13 109 (3.23%) Team Leader
14 101 (2.99%) C# .NET Developer
15 97 (2.87%) Help Desk Analyst
16 93 (2.76%) Consultant
17 91 (2.70%) Service Manager
18 90 (2.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
19 88 (2.61%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 653 (19.35%) .NET
2 424 (12.56%) ASP.NET
3 280 (8.30%) HTML
4 247 (7.32%) ASP.NET MVC
5 212 (6.28%) CSS
6 156 (4.62%) jQuery
7 145 (4.30%) XML
8 141 (4.18%) .NET Framework
9 120 (3.56%) Web Services
10 105 (3.11%) HTML5
11 74 (2.19%) CSS3
12 73 (2.16%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 73 (2.16%) Ajax
13 62 (1.84%) XSLT
14 56 (1.66%) WCF
15 55 (1.63%) LINQ
16 49 (1.45%) WinForms
16 49 (1.45%) AngularJS
17 44 (1.30%) NHibernate
18 40 (1.19%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 182 (5.39%) Blackberry
2 96 (2.84%) Management Information System
3 94 (2.79%) Computer Science
4 63 (1.87%) Clustering
5 48 (1.42%) RMADS
6 46 (1.36%) Video Conferencing
7 43 (1.27%) Replication
8 42 (1.24%) Social Media
9 39 (1.16%) Smartphone
10 33 (0.98%) E-Learning
11 32 (0.95%) CESG
11 32 (0.95%) Statistics
11 32 (0.95%) iPad
12 30 (0.89%) Hedge funds
13 29 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
14 28 (0.83%) Mobile App
14 28 (0.83%) Mathematics
15 24 (0.71%) iPhone
16 23 (0.68%) SecurID
16 23 (0.68%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1039 (30.79%) Windows
2 424 (12.56%) Windows 7
3 323 (9.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 240 (7.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 164 (4.86%) Windows XP
6 136 (4.03%) Linux
7 88 (2.61%) Windows Server 2012
8 62 (1.84%) Android
9 56 (1.66%) Apple iOS
10 53 (1.57%) Windows 8
11 49 (1.45%) UNIX
12 27 (0.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 21 (0.62%) Ubuntu
14 19 (0.56%) Solaris
14 19 (0.56%) Windows 2000
15 15 (0.44%) Mac OS
16 14 (0.41%) Mac OS X
17 11 (0.33%) SUSE
18 9 (0.27%) Windows Mobile
18 9 (0.27%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 507 (15.02%) ITIL
2 343 (10.16%) Project Management
3 323 (9.57%) Scrum
4 306 (9.07%) E-Commerce
5 303 (8.98%) MVC
6 260 (7.70%) TDD
7 250 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
8 228 (6.76%) Document Management
9 204 (6.04%) PRINCE2
10 186 (5.51%) BDD
11 139 (4.12%) CRM
12 134 (3.97%) Business Analysis
13 131 (3.88%) Analytics
14 128 (3.79%) Service Management
15 125 (3.70%) Service Delivery
16 122 (3.61%) Practice Management
17 103 (3.05%) Workflow
17 103 (3.05%) Risk Management
18 98 (2.90%) Continuous Improvement
19 96 (2.84%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 705 (20.89%) SQL
2 580 (17.19%) C#
3 250 (7.41%) JavaScript
4 187 (5.54%) T-SQL
5 174 (5.16%) Java
6 112 (3.32%) PowerShell
7 105 (3.11%) VB.NET
8 102 (3.02%) VB
9 71 (2.10%) VBScript
10 69 (2.04%) Ruby
11 58 (1.72%) VBA
11 58 (1.72%) C++
12 42 (1.24%) Clojure
13 33 (0.98%) Perl
14 29 (0.86%) PHP
14 29 (0.86%) Python
15 27 (0.80%) C
15 27 (0.80%) VB6
16 18 (0.53%) Bash Shell
17 15 (0.44%) Scala
Qualifications
1 388 (11.50%) Degree
2 155 (4.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 110 (3.26%) ISEB
4 102 (3.02%) Security Cleared
5 93 (2.76%) ITIL Certification
6 77 (2.28%) MCSE
7 73 (2.16%) CISSP
8 69 (2.04%) MCP
9 51 (1.51%) Cisco Certification
10 49 (1.45%) ISTQB
11 44 (1.30%) MOS
12 41 (1.21%) CISM
13 37 (1.10%) MCSA
14 35 (1.04%) CCNA
15 34 (1.01%) MCITP
16 33 (0.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 32 (0.95%) MCDST
18 30 (0.89%) SC Cleared
19 29 (0.86%) DV Cleared
19 29 (0.86%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 117 (3.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 110 (3.26%) QA
3 83 (2.46%) SLA
4 41 (1.21%) JSP 440
5 31 (0.92%) ISO 9001
6 10 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 8 (0.24%) COBIT
8 6 (0.18%) WCAG
9 5 (0.15%) BS25999
10 4 (0.12%) PCI DSS
10 4 (0.12%) ISO 14001
10 4 (0.12%) ISO 9000
11 3 (0.089%) Data Quality
12 2 (0.059%) P3O
13 1 (0.030%) EMIR
13 1 (0.030%) AIFMD
13 1 (0.030%) HIPAA
13 1 (0.030%) BS7799
13 1 (0.030%) WAI
13 1 (0.030%) MiFID
System Software
1 564 (16.71%) Active Directory
2 157 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 80 (2.37%) XenApp
4 65 (1.93%) Hyper-V
5 52 (1.54%) vSphere
6 45 (1.33%) XenDesktop
7 44 (1.30%) Microsoft App-V
8 18 (0.53%) Sendmail
8 18 (0.53%) XenServer
9 17 (0.50%) UAG
10 16 (0.47%) Xen
11 15 (0.44%) VMware ESX
11 15 (0.44%) NFS
12 12 (0.36%) KVM
13 11 (0.33%) DFS Replication
13 11 (0.33%) Postfix
14 8 (0.24%) Snort
15 7 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
16 6 (0.18%) VMware Server
17 5 (0.15%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 98 (2.90%) SCCM
2 30 (0.89%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 26 (0.77%) Puppet
4 23 (0.68%) SCOM
5 20 (0.59%) MOM
6 15 (0.44%) NetBackup
7 14 (0.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 14 (0.41%) Cryoserver
8 10 (0.30%) CiscoWorks
9 9 (0.27%) Backup Exec
9 9 (0.27%) HP Quality Center
10 8 (0.24%) Norton AntiVirus
11 6 (0.18%) Opscode Chef
12 5 (0.15%) Data Guard
12 5 (0.15%) DameWare
13 3 (0.089%) WMI
13 3 (0.089%) XenMobile
14 2 (0.059%) EMC TimeFinder
14 2 (0.059%) Sysprep
14 2 (0.059%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 682 (20.21%) Microsoft
2 296 (8.77%) Citrix
3 290 (8.59%) VMware
4 166 (4.92%) Cisco
5 148 (4.39%) HP
6 104 (3.08%) CheckPoint
7 86 (2.55%) Bloomberg
7 86 (2.55%) Interwoven
8 82 (2.43%) Oracle
9 81 (2.40%) NetApp
10 78 (2.31%) SAP
11 69 (2.04%) Reuters
12 65 (1.93%) Riverbed
13 63 (1.87%) Google
14 59 (1.75%) Symantec
15 56 (1.66%) Apple
16 55 (1.63%) Open Text
17 52 (1.54%) EMC
17 52 (1.54%) LexisNexis
18 47 (1.39%) SolarWinds
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
The Myers Group
Salary: From £50,000 to £62,000 per annum pension life assurance gym membershi
Posted: 4 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + Excellent training / benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
North London
Lewis Paige
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
ComputAppoint
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £80000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Lewis Paige
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Lewis Paige
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + £35k OTE Commission
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Lewis Paige
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £55000 - £68000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £34000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago