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 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Law
Rank 171 189 235
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +46
Permanent jobs citing Law 1974 1874 1627
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.98% 1.75% 1.38%
As % of the General category 4.56% 3.95% 3.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1700 1597 1391
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

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
43274 47441 52129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 43.37% 44.39% 44.11%
Number of salaries quoted 35315 37401 40842
Median 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 median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.65%

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 27 May 2016 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 27 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +18 1889 £50,000 +2.82% 306
London +17 1526 £53,250 +5.97% 230
City of London +68 433 £55,000 +10.00% 92
North West +24 83 £42,500 +30.76% 15
South East -53 82 £45,000 +5.88% 26
Manchester +29 74 £42,500 +39.34% 10
West Midlands -32 57 £32,500 -35.00% 5
Birmingham +1 55 £32,500 -18.75% 5
East of England +25 45 £53,250 +4.41% 9
Scotland -23 39 £50,000 +19.04% 1
Surrey +17 35 £50,000 +33.33% 19
Yorkshire +7 35 £32,500 -18.75% 8
Essex +17 31 £50,000 -1.96% 5
Edinburgh +23 30 £50,000 +42.85% 1
East Midlands -4 30 £37,000 -15.42% 3
West Yorkshire +11 27 £38,250 +53.00% 5
South West -30 26 £37,500 -9.09% 7
Leeds +5 25 £38,250 +53.00% 4
Northamptonshire -6 24 £47,500 +5.55% 2
Northampton -6 23 £45,000 - 2
Guildford -2 17 £67,500 +154.71% 6
Berkshire -16 17 £46,250 -22.91%
Hampshire +11 16 £24,750 -45.00% 1
Bristol -25 16 £35,000 -20.00% 3
Reading +12 15 £47,500 +18.75%
Canary Wharf +14 9 - -
Chelmsford +16 8 £37,500 +15.38% 2
Croydon +1 8 £56,250 +93.96% 1
Glasgow -39 8 £48,250 +14.88%
Hammersmith - 8 £55,000 - 3

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, 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 1061 (26.33%) Legal
2 972 (24.13%) Agile Software Development
3 933 (23.16%) Windows
4 917 (22.76%) Finance
5 635 (15.76%) Microsoft
6 600 (14.89%) SQL
7 598 (14.84%) Active Directory
8 528 (13.10%) MS Office
9 480 (11.91%) TDD
10 478 (11.86%) MS Excel
11 459 (11.39%) JavaScript
12 444 (11.02%) SQL Server
13 433 (10.75%) .NET
14 429 (10.65%) ITIL
15 420 (10.42%) C#
16 419 (10.40%) Windows 7
17 399 (9.90%) Project Management
18 395 (9.80%) DevOps
19 393 (9.75%) Degree
20 392 (9.73%) E-Commerce
21 390 (9.68%) VMware
22 356 (8.84%) Linux
23 355 (8.81%) HTML
24 345 (8.56%) Citrix
25 329 (8.17%) CSS
26 328 (8.14%) MVC
27 326 (8.09%) Java
28 288 (7.15%) Analytical Skills
29 269 (6.68%) VMware Infrastructure
30 257 (6.38%) AngularJS

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
1 163 (4.05%) MS Exchange
2 147 (3.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 104 (2.58%) IIS
4 99 (2.46%) CMS
5 93 (2.31%) SharePoint
6 92 (2.28%) Node.js
7 79 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2010
8 67 (1.66%) Exchange Server 2013
9 65 (1.61%) Elasticsearch
10 64 (1.59%) Apache
11 44 (1.09%) Skype for Business
12 35 (0.87%) Tomcat
13 34 (0.84%) Apache Solr
14 32 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2007
15 31 (0.77%) Sitecore CMS
16 24 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2003
17 23 (0.57%) OpenStack
17 23 (0.57%) SAS
17 23 (0.57%) Umbraco
18 20 (0.50%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 528 (13.10%) MS Office
2 478 (11.86%) MS Excel
3 75 (1.86%) MS PowerPoint
4 57 (1.41%) MS Visio
5 20 (0.50%) MS Project
5 20 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
6 14 (0.35%) Acrobat
7 12 (0.30%) Adobe Captivate
8 10 (0.25%) Photoshop
9 5 (0.12%) Fireworks
10 3 (0.074%) GIMP
10 3 (0.074%) InfoPath
11 1 (0.025%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 1 (0.025%) Adobe Illustrator
11 1 (0.025%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 64 (1.59%) Visualfiles
2 24 (0.60%) Relativity
3 17 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
4 7 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
4 7 (0.17%) Payment Gateway
5 6 (0.15%) assyst
5 6 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
5 6 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
5 6 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
6 5 (0.12%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 5 (0.12%) Oracle 11i
6 5 (0.12%) Oracle EBS R12
6 5 (0.12%) Oracle iRecruitment
6 5 (0.12%) Oracle Payroll
7 3 (0.074%) Cognos TM1
8 2 (0.050%) SAP CO
8 2 (0.050%) SAP FI
8 2 (0.050%) SAP FI/CO
8 2 (0.050%) SAP MM
8 2 (0.050%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 241 (5.98%) Amazon AWS
2 119 (2.95%) SaaS
3 91 (2.26%) Mimecast
4 79 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
5 60 (1.49%) Office 365
6 15 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
6 15 (0.37%) GitHub
6 15 (0.37%) Google Analytics
7 14 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
7 14 (0.35%) IaaS
8 11 (0.27%) PaaS
9 9 (0.22%) Amazon S3
10 5 (0.12%) Google Play
10 5 (0.12%) Yammer
11 4 (0.099%) iPaaS
12 3 (0.074%) Azure Active Directory
13 2 (0.050%) Force.com
13 2 (0.050%) iTunes
14 1 (0.025%) DigitalOcean
14 1 (0.025%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 153 (3.80%) Firewall
2 145 (3.60%) VPN
3 107 (2.66%) HTTPS
4 106 (2.63%) Network Security
5 81 (2.01%) DNS
6 70 (1.74%) Internet
7 68 (1.69%) SAN
7 68 (1.69%) VoIP
8 62 (1.54%) WAN
9 59 (1.46%) LAN
10 58 (1.44%) TCP/IP
11 49 (1.22%) DHCP
12 44 (1.09%) NetScaler
13 40 (0.99%) Intranet
14 36 (0.89%) Wireless
15 34 (0.84%) Cisco ASA
16 31 (0.77%) GoToMeeting
16 31 (0.77%) HTTP
17 27 (0.67%) NAS
18 25 (0.62%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 444 (11.02%) SQL Server
2 244 (6.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 185 (4.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 134 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 129 (3.20%) NoSQL
6 118 (2.93%) MySQL
7 116 (2.88%) MongoDB
8 109 (2.71%) Big Data
9 97 (2.41%) Data Warehouse
10 77 (1.91%) SQL Server 2012
11 76 (1.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 43 (1.07%) SQL Server 2014
13 40 (0.99%) Hadoop
13 40 (0.99%) Relational Database
14 39 (0.97%) Data Mining
15 34 (0.84%) SQL Server 2005
16 31 (0.77%) Crystal Reports
16 31 (0.77%) Power BI
17 30 (0.74%) QlikView
18 17 (0.42%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 174 (4.32%) Jenkins
2 134 (3.33%) Selenium
3 107 (2.66%) Visual Studio
4 94 (2.33%) WebDriver
5 63 (1.56%) Git (software)
6 60 (1.49%) NUnit
7 44 (1.09%) JIRA
8 42 (1.04%) gulp
8 42 (1.04%) Moq
9 41 (1.02%) Cucumber
10 40 (0.99%) Grunt
10 40 (0.99%) Jasmine
10 40 (0.99%) MSTest
11 39 (0.97%) Rhino Mocks
12 37 (0.92%) Maven
13 34 (0.84%) Subversion
14 33 (0.82%) Team Foundation Server
15 32 (0.79%) TeamCity
16 31 (0.77%) Eclipse
17 29 (0.72%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 1061 (26.33%) Legal
2 917 (22.76%) Finance
3 197 (4.89%) Marketing
4 164 (4.07%) Retail
5 103 (2.56%) Telecoms
6 102 (2.53%) Publishing
7 95 (2.36%) Banking
8 80 (1.99%) Advertising
9 47 (1.17%) Games
10 46 (1.14%) Pharmaceutical
11 42 (1.04%) Billing
12 38 (0.94%) German Language
12 38 (0.94%) Manufacturing
13 30 (0.74%) Multimedia
14 29 (0.72%) Back Office
15 22 (0.55%) Financial Institution
16 21 (0.52%) Aerospace
17 18 (0.45%) Military
18 13 (0.32%) French Language
19 12 (0.30%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 990 (24.57%) Analyst
2 971 (24.10%) Developer
3 242 (6.01%) Support Analyst
4 231 (5.73%) Service Analyst
5 227 (5.63%) Service Desk Analyst
6 203 (5.04%) Business Analyst
7 202 (5.01%) C# Developer
8 193 (4.79%) Administrator
9 182 (4.52%) Project Manager
10 171 (4.24%) Consultant
11 161 (4.00%) .NET Developer
12 136 (3.38%) Java Developer
13 133 (3.30%) Team Leader
14 132 (3.28%) Applications Support
15 128 (3.18%) C# .NET Developer
15 128 (3.18%) Senior Analyst
16 127 (3.15%) Angular Developer
17 126 (3.13%) Senior Developer
18 123 (3.05%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
18 123 (3.05%) Legal Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 433 (10.75%) .NET
2 355 (8.81%) HTML
3 329 (8.17%) CSS
4 257 (6.38%) AngularJS
5 227 (5.63%) HTML5
6 224 (5.56%) ASP.NET
7 197 (4.89%) CSS3
8 184 (4.57%) jQuery
9 163 (4.05%) Sass
10 136 (3.38%) Web Services
11 117 (2.90%) .NET Framework
11 117 (2.90%) React
12 114 (2.83%) XML
13 103 (2.56%) ASP.NET MVC
14 102 (2.53%) LESS
15 84 (2.08%) LAMP
16 79 (1.96%) RESTful
17 71 (1.76%) Spring
18 58 (1.44%) REST
19 55 (1.37%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 288 (7.15%) Analytical Skills
2 219 (5.44%) Data Centre
3 178 (4.42%) Blackberry
4 151 (3.75%) Mobile App
5 148 (3.67%) Management Information System
6 125 (3.10%) User Experience
7 101 (2.51%) Fintech
8 84 (2.08%) Computer Science
9 67 (1.66%) Clustering
10 63 (1.56%) e-Learning
11 62 (1.54%) Security Operations Centre
12 56 (1.39%) Replication
13 55 (1.37%) Visualisation
14 53 (1.32%) Inversion of Control
15 42 (1.04%) iPhone
16 41 (1.02%) iPad
17 34 (0.84%) Social Media
18 33 (0.82%) PKI
19 32 (0.79%) Life Science
19 32 (0.79%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 933 (23.16%) Windows
2 419 (10.40%) Windows 7
3 356 (8.84%) Linux
4 233 (5.78%) Windows Server
5 163 (4.05%) Windows Server 2008
6 129 (3.20%) Android
7 127 (3.15%) Windows Server 2012
8 109 (2.71%) Unix
9 83 (2.06%) Windows Server 2003
10 79 (1.96%) Apple iOS
11 41 (1.02%) Windows XP
12 38 (0.94%) Windows 8
13 33 (0.82%) Solaris
14 32 (0.79%) Windows 10
15 23 (0.57%) Windows Phone
16 20 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 14 (0.35%) Windows 2000 Server
18 11 (0.27%) FreeBSD
19 8 (0.20%) CentOS
19 8 (0.20%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 972 (24.13%) Agile Software Development
2 480 (11.91%) TDD
3 429 (10.65%) ITIL
4 399 (9.90%) Project Management
5 395 (9.80%) DevOps
6 392 (9.73%) E-Commerce
7 328 (8.14%) MVC
8 234 (5.81%) Document Management
9 221 (5.49%) Continuous Integration
10 213 (5.29%) Service Management
11 212 (5.26%) OO
12 191 (4.74%) Front End Development
13 185 (4.59%) PRINCE2
14 184 (4.57%) Case Management
15 181 (4.49%) Scrum
16 154 (3.82%) Analytics
16 154 (3.82%) Business Intelligence
17 153 (3.80%) Mentoring
18 148 (3.67%) Open Source
19 147 (3.65%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 600 (14.89%) SQL
2 459 (11.39%) JavaScript
3 420 (10.42%) C#
4 326 (8.09%) Java
5 247 (6.13%) Python
6 197 (4.89%) T-SQL
7 148 (3.67%) PHP
8 117 (2.90%) Ruby
9 113 (2.80%) Bash Shell
10 101 (2.51%) PowerShell
11 77 (1.91%) C++
12 61 (1.51%) Perl
13 49 (1.22%) VB
14 37 (0.92%) VBScript
15 36 (0.89%) C
16 33 (0.82%) Scala
16 33 (0.82%) VBA
17 23 (0.57%) VB.NET
18 18 (0.45%) XPath
19 16 (0.40%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 393 (9.75%) Degree
2 112 (2.78%) CISSP
3 89 (2.21%) ISEB
4 81 (2.01%) Microsoft Certification
5 64 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
6 58 (1.44%) IISP
7 57 (1.41%) Security Cleared
8 56 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
9 50 (1.24%) MOS
10 48 (1.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 46 (1.14%) CISM
12 39 (0.97%) MCSE
12 39 (0.97%) SC Cleared
13 38 (0.94%) CCNA
13 38 (0.94%) CCNP
14 37 (0.92%) MCP
15 35 (0.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 34 (0.84%) CCA
17 33 (0.82%) Citrix Certification
18 32 (0.79%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 232 (5.76%) QA
2 176 (4.37%) SLA
3 143 (3.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 94 (2.33%) PCI DSS
5 29 (0.72%) Data Quality
6 18 (0.45%) SDET
7 16 (0.40%) ISO 9001
8 9 (0.22%) COBIT
9 5 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 5 (0.12%) PA-DSS
10 3 (0.074%) PMBOK
11 2 (0.050%) HL7
12 1 (0.025%) ISO/IEC 17799
12 1 (0.025%) ISO27002
12 1 (0.025%) TickIT
System Software
1 598 (14.84%) Active Directory
2 269 (6.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 181 (4.49%) Docker
4 86 (2.13%) XenApp
5 59 (1.46%) KVM
6 48 (1.19%) Microsoft App-V
7 44 (1.09%) vSphere
8 42 (1.04%) XenDesktop
9 29 (0.72%) Hyper-V
10 16 (0.40%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 12 (0.30%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 12 (0.30%) Veritas File System
11 12 (0.30%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 9 (0.22%) Terminal Services
13 7 (0.17%) Snort
13 7 (0.17%) Terminal Server
13 7 (0.17%) VMware ESX
13 7 (0.17%) Xen
14 6 (0.15%) VMware ESXi
15 4 (0.099%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 237 (5.88%) Puppet
2 194 (4.82%) Opscode Chef
3 160 (3.97%) Ansible
4 102 (2.53%) SCCM
5 54 (1.34%) QRadar
6 41 (1.02%) SCOM
7 36 (0.89%) Nagios
8 30 (0.74%) EnCase
9 24 (0.60%) Nessus
10 20 (0.50%) FTK
11 19 (0.47%) Kubernetes
11 19 (0.47%) Salt
12 12 (0.30%) WMI
13 11 (0.27%) Cisco CUCM
14 9 (0.22%) Kibana
14 9 (0.22%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
15 8 (0.20%) FortiGate
15 8 (0.20%) ZABBIX
16 7 (0.17%) logstash
16 7 (0.17%) StatsD
Vendors
1 635 (15.76%) Microsoft
2 390 (9.68%) VMware
3 345 (8.56%) Citrix
4 246 (6.11%) iManage
5 216 (5.36%) Cisco
6 93 (2.31%) Mitel
7 87 (2.16%) Google
8 76 (1.89%) Splunk
9 66 (1.64%) Rackspace
10 60 (1.49%) Oracle
11 58 (1.44%) ArcSight
12 41 (1.02%) EMC
12 41 (1.02%) Interwoven
13 38 (0.94%) CheckPoint
14 34 (0.84%) Sitecore
15 32 (0.79%) Bloomberg
16 29 (0.72%) Tableau
17 26 (0.65%) HP
17 26 (0.65%) SAP
17 26 (0.65%) Zend
Central London / West End
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Red10
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Plan-net
Salary: Unspecified Market rate
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
First Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Central London / West End
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
First Point
Salary: £38000.00 - £43000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Richmond, Surrey
First Point
Salary: £70000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
First Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus & Package
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
First Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
UK
First Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Benefits package (Including Bonus)
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Reed Technology
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Central London / West End
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £29,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
First Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
South East London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £34000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
First Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
First Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
First Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Southport, Merseyside
DCV Technologies
Salary: From £17,000 to £17,000 per annum £17k + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £55000 - £450000 per annum + bonus and full benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago