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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Law
Rank 173 205 215
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +10
Permanent jobs citing Law 1910 1787 1729
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.95% 1.63% 1.47%
As % of the General category 4.56% 3.64% 3.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1704 1558 1466
Median salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,500 £27,350
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%

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
41928 49088 51321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 42.91% 44.73% 43.78%
Number of salaries quoted 34491 39086 39509
Median salary £52,500 £50,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.96% +1.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £30,500 £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 25 August 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 25 August 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 +34 1839 £53,500 +9.74% 344
London +32 1493 £55,000 +10.00% 272
City of London +112 445 £55,000 +13.69% 117
South East 0 116 £40,000 -5.88% 20
North West -4 67 £42,500 +24.08% 9
Hampshire +50 64 £40,000 -25.58% 9
Manchester -25 50 £50,000 +42.85% 7
West Midlands +6 47 £38,000 -15.55% 9
East of England +55 45 £51,500 -1.90% 1
Portsmouth +42 44 £40,000 +66.66% 8
Birmingham +5 39 £37,500 -22.68% 7
Scotland +5 35 £50,000 +19.04%
Yorkshire +18 30 £38,000 +24.59% 3
Essex +28 29 £48,750 +1.56%
Edinburgh +9 25 £50,000 +17.64%
Berkshire -30 21 £35,000 -22.22% 3
South West -50 21 £41,250 +6.45% 10
Leeds +22 18 £38,000 +52.00% 3
West Yorkshire +13 18 £38,000 +38.18% 3
Merseyside -2 16 £35,000 +27.27% 2
Liverpool -9 14 £35,000 +4.47% 2
Colchester - 14 £53,750 -
Fareham - 14 £40,000 -
Ipswich +17 12 £53,750 +19.44%
Suffolk +12 12 £53,750 +19.44%
Bristol -24 12 £41,250 +10.00% 3
Braintree - 12 £53,750 -
Surrey +24 11 £55,000 +29.41% 2
South Yorkshire +10 11 £45,000 +12.50%
Glasgow -1 11 £35,000 -12.22%

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 1026 (26.61%) Agile Software Development
2 988 (25.63%) Legal
3 888 (23.04%) Windows
4 792 (20.54%) Finance
5 656 (17.02%) Microsoft
6 553 (14.35%) Active Directory
7 523 (13.57%) .NET
8 516 (13.39%) SQL
9 503 (13.05%) MS Office
10 502 (13.02%) C#
11 484 (12.56%) JavaScript
12 481 (12.48%) TDD
13 431 (11.18%) ITIL
14 430 (11.15%) MS Excel
15 422 (10.95%) SQL Server
16 415 (10.77%) VMware
17 405 (10.51%) Windows 7
18 404 (10.48%) DevOps
19 381 (9.88%) HTML
20 367 (9.52%) Project Management
21 357 (9.26%) MVC
22 346 (8.98%) E-Commerce
23 342 (8.87%) CSS
24 330 (8.56%) Amazon AWS
25 318 (8.25%) AngularJS
26 317 (8.22%) Java
26 317 (8.22%) Degree
27 295 (7.65%) Linux
28 294 (7.63%) Citrix
29 287 (7.44%) Continuous Integration

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
1 146 (3.79%) IIS
2 139 (3.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 137 (3.55%) MS Exchange
4 122 (3.16%) Apache
5 119 (3.09%) SharePoint
6 113 (2.93%) Elasticsearch
7 80 (2.08%) CMS
8 76 (1.97%) Exchange Server 2010
9 72 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2013
10 55 (1.43%) Apache Solr
11 51 (1.32%) Skype for Business
12 42 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2007
13 39 (1.01%) Tomcat
14 32 (0.83%) SharePoint 2010
15 29 (0.75%) OpenStack
15 29 (0.75%) SharePoint 2013
16 25 (0.65%) Apache Spark
17 21 (0.54%) BizTalk Server
18 20 (0.52%) JBoss
19 19 (0.49%) nginx
Applications
1 503 (13.05%) MS Office
2 430 (11.15%) MS Excel
3 68 (1.76%) MS PowerPoint
4 54 (1.40%) MS Visio
5 28 (0.73%) MS Project
6 19 (0.49%) Acrobat
6 19 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
7 14 (0.36%) Photoshop
8 7 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
9 5 (0.13%) InfoPath
10 4 (0.10%) Fireworks
11 3 (0.078%) Adobe Captivate
11 3 (0.078%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 1 (0.026%) GIMP
12 1 (0.026%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 35 (0.91%) Visualfiles
2 22 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
3 12 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
4 11 (0.29%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 9 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
5 9 (0.23%) Relativity
6 6 (0.16%) WebTrends
7 5 (0.13%) Cognos TM1
8 4 (0.10%) Payment Gateway
9 3 (0.078%) Concordance
9 3 (0.078%) Ringtail
10 2 (0.052%) Eloqua
10 2 (0.052%) Magento
10 2 (0.052%) Oracle EBS
10 2 (0.052%) Oracle General Ledger
10 2 (0.052%) Salesforce.com CRM
11 1 (0.026%) Hyperion Planning
11 1 (0.026%) Oracle Applications
11 1 (0.026%) Oracle CRM
11 1 (0.026%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 330 (8.56%) Amazon AWS
2 193 (5.01%) SaaS
3 136 (3.53%) Microsoft Azure
4 102 (2.65%) Mimecast
5 73 (1.89%) Office 365
6 27 (0.70%) GitHub
7 16 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
7 16 (0.42%) Google Analytics
8 12 (0.31%) PaaS
9 11 (0.29%) IaaS
10 9 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
11 5 (0.13%) Azure Active Directory
11 5 (0.13%) Google Play
11 5 (0.13%) Yammer
12 3 (0.078%) Amazon S3
12 3 (0.078%) iTunes
13 2 (0.052%) Amazon SQS
14 1 (0.026%) Force.com
14 1 (0.026%) Google Cloud Platform
14 1 (0.026%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 174 (4.51%) VPN
2 173 (4.49%) Firewall
3 122 (3.16%) Network Security
4 108 (2.80%) HTTPS
5 86 (2.23%) DNS
6 82 (2.13%) LAN
7 81 (2.10%) WAN
8 78 (2.02%) VoIP
9 75 (1.95%) SAN
10 68 (1.76%) TCP/IP
11 66 (1.71%) DHCP
12 50 (1.30%) Cisco ASA
13 49 (1.27%) Intranet
14 44 (1.14%) MPLS
15 41 (1.06%) Internet
16 35 (0.91%) HTTP
16 35 (0.91%) NetScaler
17 34 (0.88%) Wireless
18 28 (0.73%) GoToMeeting
19 25 (0.65%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 422 (10.95%) SQL Server
2 157 (4.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 155 (4.02%) MySQL
4 127 (3.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 122 (3.16%) NoSQL
6 110 (2.85%) Big Data
7 81 (2.10%) MongoDB
7 81 (2.10%) SQL Server 2008
8 74 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
9 52 (1.35%) SQL Server 2014
10 48 (1.25%) Relational Database
11 43 (1.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 42 (1.09%) Hadoop
13 41 (1.06%) SQL Server 2012
14 35 (0.91%) SQL Server 2005
15 28 (0.73%) Crystal Reports
15 28 (0.73%) Data Mining
16 27 (0.70%) Power BI
17 18 (0.47%) Redis
18 16 (0.42%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 198 (5.14%) Jenkins
2 132 (3.42%) Selenium
3 81 (2.10%) Visual Studio
4 72 (1.87%) WebDriver
5 58 (1.50%) TeamCity
6 43 (1.12%) Cucumber
7 42 (1.09%) Git (software)
8 41 (1.06%) Eclipse
9 38 (0.99%) Octopus Deploy
10 33 (0.86%) Maven
11 29 (0.75%) RSpec
12 28 (0.73%) JIRA
13 27 (0.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 25 (0.65%) webpack
15 22 (0.57%) Grunt
15 22 (0.57%) gulp
16 21 (0.54%) NUnit
16 21 (0.54%) Vagrant
17 19 (0.49%) Karma Test Runner
17 19 (0.49%) SpecFlow
General
1 988 (25.63%) Legal
2 792 (20.54%) Finance
3 189 (4.90%) Marketing
4 147 (3.81%) Retail
5 115 (2.98%) Telecoms
6 84 (2.18%) Advertising
7 82 (2.13%) Publishing
8 63 (1.63%) Billing
9 62 (1.61%) Banking
10 60 (1.56%) Games
11 40 (1.04%) Pharmaceutical
12 27 (0.70%) Back Office
13 25 (0.65%) Manufacturing
14 21 (0.54%) Financial Institution
15 20 (0.52%) Aerospace
16 14 (0.36%) German Language
17 10 (0.26%) French Language
18 7 (0.18%) Front Office
19 6 (0.16%) Local Government
19 6 (0.16%) Military
Job Titles
1 968 (25.11%) Developer
2 868 (22.52%) Analyst
3 238 (6.17%) Service Desk Analyst
4 230 (5.97%) Service Analyst
5 228 (5.91%) Support Analyst
6 203 (5.27%) C# Developer
7 197 (5.11%) Project Manager
8 184 (4.77%) .NET Developer
9 173 (4.49%) Business Analyst
10 164 (4.25%) IT Manager
11 158 (4.10%) Administrator
12 147 (3.81%) Consultant
12 147 (3.81%) Java Developer
13 137 (3.55%) Senior Developer
14 136 (3.53%) Angular Developer
15 135 (3.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
16 130 (3.37%) DevOps Engineer
17 128 (3.32%) Applications Support
18 111 (2.88%) IT Analyst
19 101 (2.62%) Legal Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 523 (13.57%) .NET
2 381 (9.88%) HTML
3 342 (8.87%) CSS
4 318 (8.25%) AngularJS
5 221 (5.73%) HTML5
6 204 (5.29%) ASP.NET
7 192 (4.98%) CSS3
8 163 (4.23%) jQuery
9 152 (3.94%) Sass
10 142 (3.68%) React
11 131 (3.40%) LAMP
11 131 (3.40%) Node.js
12 128 (3.32%) Web Services
13 121 (3.14%) ASP.NET Web API
14 97 (2.52%) XML
15 94 (2.44%) .NET Framework
16 90 (2.33%) LESS
17 82 (2.13%) REST
18 70 (1.82%) RabbitMQ
19 68 (1.76%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 253 (6.56%) Analytical Skills
2 197 (5.11%) Data Centre
3 164 (4.25%) Blackberry
4 137 (3.55%) Fintech
5 107 (2.78%) User Experience
6 100 (2.59%) Computer Science
7 97 (2.52%) Mobile App
8 90 (2.33%) Management Information System
9 75 (1.95%) e-Learning
10 53 (1.37%) Security Operations Centre
11 52 (1.35%) iPad
12 46 (1.19%) iPhone
13 45 (1.17%) Replication
14 44 (1.14%) Visualisation
15 39 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
16 33 (0.86%) Social Network
17 30 (0.78%) Smartphone
18 28 (0.73%) Video Conferencing
19 27 (0.70%) Clustering
19 27 (0.70%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 888 (23.04%) Windows
2 405 (10.51%) Windows 7
3 295 (7.65%) Linux
4 236 (6.12%) Windows Server
5 148 (3.84%) Windows Server 2008
6 130 (3.37%) Android
7 119 (3.09%) Windows Server 2012
8 72 (1.87%) Apple iOS
9 63 (1.63%) Windows Server 2003
10 54 (1.40%) Windows 10
11 42 (1.09%) Unix
12 38 (0.99%) Windows 8
12 38 (0.99%) Windows Phone
13 21 (0.54%) Windows XP
14 15 (0.39%) Solaris
15 12 (0.31%) Mac OS X
16 8 (0.21%) FreeBSD
16 8 (0.21%) Windows 2000 Server
17 6 (0.16%) Windows Mobile
18 5 (0.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1026 (26.61%) Agile Software Development
2 481 (12.48%) TDD
3 431 (11.18%) ITIL
4 404 (10.48%) DevOps
5 367 (9.52%) Project Management
6 357 (9.26%) MVC
7 346 (8.98%) E-Commerce
8 287 (7.44%) Continuous Integration
9 250 (6.49%) Document Management
10 231 (5.99%) Scrum
11 192 (4.98%) Service Management
12 184 (4.77%) Front End Development
13 180 (4.67%) PRINCE2
14 158 (4.10%) OO
15 156 (4.05%) Case Management
16 148 (3.84%) Stakeholder Management
17 138 (3.58%) Mentoring
18 135 (3.50%) Configuration Management
19 133 (3.45%) Service Delivery
20 132 (3.42%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 516 (13.39%) SQL
2 502 (13.02%) C#
3 484 (12.56%) JavaScript
4 317 (8.22%) Java
5 233 (6.04%) Python
6 185 (4.80%) PHP
7 174 (4.51%) T-SQL
8 145 (3.76%) Ruby
9 127 (3.29%) PowerShell
10 89 (2.31%) Bash Shell
11 57 (1.48%) Scala
12 49 (1.27%) Perl
13 40 (1.04%) VB
14 36 (0.93%) VB.NET
15 34 (0.88%) C++
16 33 (0.86%) C
17 22 (0.57%) Clojure
18 21 (0.54%) VBScript
19 20 (0.52%) Groovy
19 20 (0.52%) VBA
Qualifications
1 317 (8.22%) Degree
2 77 (2.00%) CISSP
3 71 (1.84%) Microsoft Certification
4 56 (1.45%) Cisco Certification
5 55 (1.43%) IISP
6 49 (1.27%) ISEB
6 49 (1.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 42 (1.09%) MCSE
7 42 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 35 (0.91%) MOS
9 34 (0.88%) CISA
10 32 (0.83%) CCNP
11 31 (0.80%) MCP
12 30 (0.78%) CCNA
12 30 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
13 25 (0.65%) CISM
14 24 (0.62%) PMI Certification
15 23 (0.60%) Security Cleared
16 20 (0.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 17 (0.44%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 220 (5.71%) QA
2 171 (4.44%) SLA
3 148 (3.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 80 (2.08%) PCI DSS
5 40 (1.04%) SDET
6 19 (0.49%) COBIT
7 13 (0.34%) Data Quality
8 7 (0.18%) ISO 9001
9 5 (0.13%) PMBOK
10 4 (0.10%) ISO27002
10 4 (0.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 2 (0.052%) HL7
12 1 (0.026%) Dodd-Frank
12 1 (0.026%) EMIR
12 1 (0.026%) FATCA
12 1 (0.026%) GAAP
12 1 (0.026%) GPG for Computer-Based Electronic Evidence
12 1 (0.026%) MiFID
12 1 (0.026%) UCITS
System Software
1 553 (14.35%) Active Directory
2 261 (6.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 213 (5.53%) Docker
4 46 (1.19%) vSphere
5 43 (1.12%) KVM
6 42 (1.09%) XenApp
7 37 (0.96%) Hyper-V
8 31 (0.80%) Microsoft App-V
9 27 (0.70%) XenDesktop
10 19 (0.49%) Virtual Machines
11 18 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
12 16 (0.42%) Terminal Services
13 14 (0.36%) Virtual Desktop
13 14 (0.36%) Virtual Servers
14 5 (0.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 4 (0.10%) vCloud
15 4 (0.10%) Xen
16 3 (0.078%) VMware ESX
17 2 (0.052%) Terminal Server
17 2 (0.052%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 235 (6.10%) Puppet
2 207 (5.37%) Opscode Chef
3 202 (5.24%) Ansible
4 61 (1.58%) SCCM
5 42 (1.09%) QRadar
6 35 (0.91%) Kubernetes
7 33 (0.86%) SCOM
8 30 (0.78%) FortiGate
9 27 (0.70%) Salt
10 19 (0.49%) Nagios
11 15 (0.39%) WMI
12 10 (0.26%) AirWatch
12 10 (0.26%) WSUS
13 9 (0.23%) EnCase
13 9 (0.23%) Sysprep
14 6 (0.16%) Cisco UCCE
14 6 (0.16%) FTK
14 6 (0.16%) Perfmon
15 5 (0.13%) Cisco CUCM
15 5 (0.13%) Kibana
Vendors
1 656 (17.02%) Microsoft
2 415 (10.77%) VMware
3 294 (7.63%) Citrix
4 259 (6.72%) Cisco
5 237 (6.15%) iManage
6 112 (2.91%) Rackspace
7 96 (2.49%) Mitel
8 83 (2.15%) CheckPoint
9 65 (1.69%) Google
10 61 (1.58%) Splunk
11 59 (1.53%) HP
12 57 (1.48%) Oracle
13 52 (1.35%) ArcSight
14 48 (1.25%) EMC
15 43 (1.12%) Fortinet
16 39 (1.01%) Juniper
17 37 (0.96%) Apple
17 37 (0.96%) Intel Security
18 33 (0.86%) Interwoven
19 32 (0.83%) NetApp
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bonus, pension, 25 days hols
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Resourcing People Ltd.
Salary: From £32,000 to £38,000 per annum + great benefits package
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Plan-net
Salary: Unspecified Market rate
Posted: 10 hours ago
Jersey, Channel Isles
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + pension + healthcare + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Swansea, West Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £27 - 30 per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £25k - 30k per year
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Jersey, Channel Isles
Oscar
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lewis Paige
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £30 - 35 per year
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £23k - 27k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Plan-net
Salary: Unspecified Market rate
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £60k - 80k per year + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, pension, 25 days hols
Posted: 3 days ago
North London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £40k - 47k per year + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + excellent benefits (see main advert)
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
First Point
Salary: £28000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: From £28,000 to £34,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
First Point
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £55000 - £60000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: From £28,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
SOAS
Salary: From £34,609 to £40,271 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
SOAS
Salary: From £34,609 to £40,271 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago