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 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Law
UK
Rank 281 162 227
Rank change year-on-year
-119 +65
Permanent jobs citing Law 930 2064 1525
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.11% 2.05% 1.45%
As % of the General category 2.69% 4.68% 3.30%
Number of salaries quoted 780 1723 1373
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +8.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £42,500 £38,250
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +11.11%

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
34587 44116 46227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 41.14% 43.71% 43.85%
Number of salaries quoted 27894 35709 36606
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 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £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 28 February 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 28 February 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 -117 905 £50,000 -4.76% 350
London -83 701 £54,000 -1.81% 279
City of London -65 135 £55,000 - 59
North West -51 57 £41,250 - 13
Manchester -52 39 £40,000 -5.88% 12
South East -46 36 £32,500 -22.61% 30
East of England +14 30 £45,000 -18.18% 1
West Midlands +5 21 £36,500 -11.51% 6
Yorkshire -5 19 £25,000 -41.17% 4
Essex -4 17 £32,500 -40.90% 1
North East +22 16 £37,062 +68.46% 12
Tyne and Wear +21 16 £37,062 +68.46% 12
Newcastle upon Tyne +18 16 £37,062 +68.46% 12
Scotland -17 16 £32,500 -38.09%
South West -16 15 £37,500 +3.44% 1
West Yorkshire +5 14 £24,500 -42.35% 3
Hampshire +18 13 £75,000 +138.09% 8
Leeds +5 13 £24,750 -41.76% 3
Birmingham -3 13 £24,000 -14.28% 4
Chelmsford -3 13 £32,500 -23.52%
Edinburgh -19 13 £32,500 -38.09%
Surrey +24 10 £32,500 -35.00% 21
Cheshire +12 9 £60,000 -
Merseyside -9 9 £52,500 +64.06%
East Midlands -22 9 £42,500 +6.25% 3
Hertfordshire +17 8 £45,000 +42.85%
Kent +2 7 £28,750 -11.53%
Nottinghamshire -2 7 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Nottingham -5 7 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Canary Wharf -7 7 £32,000 -

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 February 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.

1 774 (38.82%) Legal
2 576 (28.89%) Windows
3 554 (27.78%) Microsoft
4 475 (23.82%) Finance
5 435 (21.82%) MS Office
6 379 (19.01%) MS Excel
7 332 (16.65%) Windows 7
8 315 (15.80%) SQL
9 312 (15.65%) Active Directory
10 278 (13.94%) Agile Software Development
11 265 (13.29%) Degree
12 233 (11.69%) .NET
13 228 (11.43%) ITIL
14 227 (11.38%) SQL Server
15 209 (10.48%) Project Management
16 181 (9.08%) Citrix
17 169 (8.48%) iManage
17 169 (8.48%) Case Management
18 160 (8.02%) Document Management
19 159 (7.97%) JavaScript
20 156 (7.82%) VMware
21 150 (7.52%) Business Analysis
22 146 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
23 144 (7.22%) Service Management
24 143 (7.17%) Windows Server
25 130 (6.52%) Cisco
26 129 (6.47%) HTML
27 127 (6.37%) C#
28 116 (5.82%) MS Exchange
29 111 (5.57%) VPN

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 (5.82%) MS Exchange
2 100 (5.02%) SharePoint
3 67 (3.36%) Exchange Server 2010
4 57 (2.86%) Skype for Business
5 54 (2.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 38 (1.91%) Elasticsearch
7 37 (1.86%) Exchange Server 2013
7 37 (1.86%) IIS
8 23 (1.15%) CMS
9 21 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2007
10 20 (1.00%) Apache
11 16 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2003
12 9 (0.45%) Tomcat
13 8 (0.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 7 (0.35%) Apache Solr
14 7 (0.35%) JBoss
14 7 (0.35%) SharePoint 2010
15 6 (0.30%) Apache Spark
15 6 (0.30%) SharePoint 2013
16 4 (0.20%) nginx
Applications
1 435 (21.82%) MS Office
2 379 (19.01%) MS Excel
3 71 (3.56%) MS PowerPoint
4 51 (2.56%) MS Visio
5 17 (0.85%) MS Project
6 15 (0.75%) Acrobat
7 8 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
8 5 (0.25%) Camtasia
9 4 (0.20%) Adobe Captivate
10 3 (0.15%) Photoshop
11 2 (0.10%) SPSS
12 1 (0.050%) InfoPath
12 1 (0.050%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 64 (3.21%) Visualfiles
2 11 (0.55%) Relativity
3 7 (0.35%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 7 (0.35%) DocuMatrix
3 7 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (0.25%) Oracle EBS R12
4 5 (0.25%) Oracle HRMS
4 5 (0.25%) Oracle iRecruitment
5 4 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (0.20%) Ringtail
5 4 (0.20%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 3 (0.15%) Concordance
6 3 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (0.10%) Endur
7 2 (0.10%) OpenText MBPM
7 2 (0.10%) Oracle Retail
7 2 (0.10%) SAP Retail
8 1 (0.050%) Eloqua
8 1 (0.050%) HFM
8 1 (0.050%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 92 (4.61%) Mimecast
2 71 (3.56%) Amazon AWS
3 63 (3.16%) Microsoft Azure
4 49 (2.46%) SaaS
5 44 (2.21%) Office 365
6 13 (0.65%) Google Cloud Platform
7 11 (0.55%) PaaS
8 8 (0.40%) Amazon S3
9 7 (0.35%) GitHub
10 5 (0.25%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 5 (0.25%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 5 (0.25%) IaaS
11 4 (0.20%) Google Compute Engine
12 3 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
12 3 (0.15%) iPaaS
13 2 (0.10%) Adobe Analytics
14 1 (0.050%) Amazon Kinesis
14 1 (0.050%) Amazon SQS
14 1 (0.050%) AWS CloudFormation
14 1 (0.050%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 111 (5.57%) VPN
2 85 (4.26%) Firewall
3 55 (2.76%) TCP/IP
4 51 (2.56%) Network Security
5 50 (2.51%) DNS
6 44 (2.21%) Skype
7 41 (2.06%) DHCP
8 36 (1.81%) Intranet
9 33 (1.65%) LAN
10 31 (1.55%) WAN
11 25 (1.25%) Wireless
12 24 (1.20%) SAN
12 24 (1.20%) VoIP
13 22 (1.10%) Internet
14 18 (0.90%) Cisco ASA
14 18 (0.90%) Intrusion Detection
15 16 (0.80%) HTTPS
16 15 (0.75%) HTTP
16 15 (0.75%) Remote Desktop
16 15 (0.75%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 227 (11.38%) SQL Server
2 92 (4.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 69 (3.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 64 (3.21%) Data Warehouse
5 56 (2.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 47 (2.36%) SQL Server 2008
7 35 (1.76%) NoSQL
8 31 (1.55%) SQL Server 2012
9 29 (1.45%) Big Data
9 29 (1.45%) MySQL
10 27 (1.35%) Power BI
11 26 (1.30%) Relational Database
12 24 (1.20%) MongoDB
13 23 (1.15%) SQL Server 2005
14 20 (1.00%) Blockchain
15 17 (0.85%) Hadoop
16 13 (0.65%) SQL Server 2014
17 11 (0.55%) Crystal Reports
17 11 (0.55%) PowerPivot
18 10 (0.50%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 37 (1.86%) Git (software)
2 33 (1.65%) Visual Studio
3 27 (1.35%) LoadRunner
4 25 (1.25%) HP UFT
4 25 (1.25%) Jenkins
5 22 (1.10%) MSI
5 22 (1.10%) TeamCity
6 20 (1.00%) JIRA
7 18 (0.90%) Selenium
7 18 (0.90%) Team Foundation Server
7 18 (0.90%) webpack
8 14 (0.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 12 (0.60%) Cucumber
9 12 (0.60%) Grunt
10 10 (0.50%) Subversion
11 9 (0.45%) Eclipse
11 9 (0.45%) Maven
12 6 (0.30%) Babel
13 5 (0.25%) Jasmine
13 5 (0.25%) Mockito
General
1 774 (38.82%) Legal
2 475 (23.82%) Finance
3 66 (3.31%) Telecoms
4 63 (3.16%) Banking
5 37 (1.86%) Marketing
6 33 (1.65%) Retail
7 29 (1.45%) Pharmaceutical
8 27 (1.35%) Advertising
9 26 (1.30%) Billing
9 26 (1.30%) Publishing
10 22 (1.10%) Back Office
10 22 (1.10%) Games
11 9 (0.45%) Manufacturing
11 9 (0.45%) Multimedia
12 8 (0.40%) Investment Banking
13 6 (0.30%) French Language
14 5 (0.25%) Aerospace
14 5 (0.25%) Financial Institution
15 4 (0.20%) Electronics
15 4 (0.20%) Military
Job Titles
1 684 (34.30%) Analyst
2 319 (16.00%) Developer
3 202 (10.13%) Service Analyst
4 195 (9.78%) Service Desk Analyst
5 171 (8.58%) Support Analyst
6 145 (7.27%) Business Analyst
7 99 (4.96%) Trainer
8 94 (4.71%) IT Analyst
9 89 (4.46%) Project Manager
10 85 (4.26%) IT Support
11 81 (4.06%) Consultant
12 79 (3.96%) Service Desk Support
13 78 (3.91%) Service Desk Support Analyst
14 77 (3.86%) Legal Analyst
15 76 (3.81%) IT Manager
16 75 (3.76%) Systems Analyst
17 73 (3.66%) 2nd Line Support
18 70 (3.51%) Senior Developer
19 65 (3.26%) Senior Analyst
20 63 (3.16%) IT Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 233 (11.69%) .NET
2 129 (6.47%) HTML
3 110 (5.52%) CSS
4 65 (3.26%) jQuery
5 62 (3.11%) .NET Framework
5 62 (3.11%) AngularJS
6 56 (2.81%) Node.js
7 47 (2.36%) XML
8 45 (2.26%) Web Services
9 44 (2.21%) HTML5
10 41 (2.06%) ASP.NET
10 41 (2.06%) CSS3
11 36 (1.81%) Sass
12 35 (1.76%) React
12 35 (1.76%) REST
13 26 (1.30%) Redux
14 23 (1.15%) JSON
15 21 (1.05%) Spring
16 20 (1.00%) ASP.NET Web API
17 17 (0.85%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 146 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
2 105 (5.27%) Blackberry
3 67 (3.36%) Data Centre
3 67 (3.36%) e-Learning
3 67 (3.36%) Management Information System
4 61 (3.06%) Computer Science
5 52 (2.61%) iPad
6 42 (2.11%) iPhone
7 37 (1.86%) Video Conferencing
8 29 (1.45%) Smartphone
9 25 (1.25%) Derivative
10 23 (1.15%) Security Operations Centre
10 23 (1.15%) User Experience
11 17 (0.85%) Virtual Team
12 16 (0.80%) PKI
13 15 (0.75%) Data Structures
13 15 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
13 15 (0.75%) Social Media
14 13 (0.65%) Cyberthreat
14 13 (0.65%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 576 (28.89%) Windows
2 332 (16.65%) Windows 7
3 143 (7.17%) Windows Server
4 108 (5.42%) Windows Server 2008
5 103 (5.17%) Linux
5 103 (5.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 63 (3.16%) Android
7 45 (2.26%) Unix
7 45 (2.26%) Windows 10
8 31 (1.55%) Apple iOS
9 30 (1.50%) Windows Server 2003
10 25 (1.25%) Windows Phone
11 23 (1.15%) Windows 8
12 21 (1.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 20 (1.00%) Windows XP
14 8 (0.40%) FreeBSD
15 4 (0.20%) Solaris
15 4 (0.20%) Windows Vista
16 3 (0.15%) CentOS
16 3 (0.15%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 278 (13.94%) Agile Software Development
2 228 (11.43%) ITIL
3 209 (10.48%) Project Management
4 169 (8.48%) Case Management
5 160 (8.02%) Document Management
6 150 (7.52%) Business Analysis
7 144 (7.22%) Service Management
8 91 (4.56%) Business Intelligence
9 89 (4.46%) Information Security
10 85 (4.26%) TDD
11 84 (4.21%) Change Management
11 84 (4.21%) Software Engineering
12 80 (4.01%) Mentoring
12 80 (4.01%) Practice Management
13 79 (3.96%) PRINCE2
14 77 (3.86%) DevOps
15 72 (3.61%) Service Delivery
16 71 (3.56%) Stakeholder Management
17 68 (3.41%) MVC
18 66 (3.31%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 315 (15.80%) SQL
2 159 (7.97%) JavaScript
3 127 (6.37%) C#
4 96 (4.81%) Java
5 68 (3.41%) T-SQL
6 65 (3.26%) VB.NET
7 48 (2.41%) Python
7 48 (2.41%) VBA
8 46 (2.31%) PHP
9 41 (2.06%) C++
10 36 (1.81%) C
11 23 (1.15%) PowerShell
12 21 (1.05%) ES6
12 21 (1.05%) Scala
12 21 (1.05%) VB
13 14 (0.70%) Ruby
14 11 (0.55%) Perl
15 6 (0.30%) Bash Shell
15 6 (0.30%) PL/SQL
15 6 (0.30%) R
Qualifications
1 265 (13.29%) Degree
2 102 (5.12%) ISEB
3 56 (2.81%) CISSP
4 51 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 36 (1.81%) Cisco Certification
6 34 (1.71%) ISTQB
7 31 (1.55%) ITIL Certification
8 30 (1.50%) CISM
9 27 (1.35%) Security Cleared
10 25 (1.25%) MOS
11 24 (1.20%) MCSE
12 22 (1.10%) MCSA
13 20 (1.00%) CISA
14 19 (0.95%) IIBA
14 19 (0.95%) IISP
15 18 (0.90%) CCNP
16 16 (0.80%) PMI Certification
16 16 (0.80%) SC Cleared
17 15 (0.75%) CBAP
17 15 (0.75%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 95 (4.76%) SLA
2 85 (4.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 78 (3.91%) PMO
4 66 (3.31%) QA
5 37 (1.86%) PCI DSS
6 23 (1.15%) Cyber Essentials
6 23 (1.15%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 23 (1.15%) ISO22301
7 13 (0.65%) Data Quality
8 11 (0.55%) GDPR
9 5 (0.25%) PMBOK
10 3 (0.15%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 3 (0.15%) SDET
11 2 (0.10%) IFRS
11 2 (0.10%) MiFID
12 1 (0.050%) ISO 9001
12 1 (0.050%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 1 (0.050%) SEPA
12 1 (0.050%) TickIT
12 1 (0.050%) UCITS
System Software
1 312 (15.65%) Active Directory
2 85 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 56 (2.81%) Docker
4 29 (1.45%) vSphere
5 24 (1.20%) Microsoft App-V
6 17 (0.85%) XenApp
7 15 (0.75%) Hyper-V
8 8 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
9 7 (0.35%) Firmware
10 5 (0.25%) VMware ESX
11 4 (0.20%) KVM
11 4 (0.20%) Virtual Desktop
11 4 (0.20%) Virtual Machines
12 3 (0.15%) DFS Replication
13 2 (0.10%) ISA Server
13 2 (0.10%) LXC
13 2 (0.10%) ProxySG
14 1 (0.050%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 1 (0.050%) Terminal Services
14 1 (0.050%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 66 (3.31%) SCCM
2 36 (1.81%) Puppet
3 34 (1.71%) Ansible
4 33 (1.65%) SCOM
5 23 (1.15%) Opscode Chef
6 12 (0.60%) Terraform
7 11 (0.55%) Packer
8 8 (0.40%) Kubernetes
8 8 (0.40%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 7 (0.35%) Kibana
9 7 (0.35%) logstash
9 7 (0.35%) SCSM
10 6 (0.30%) AirWatch
10 6 (0.30%) Business Desktop Deployment
10 6 (0.30%) FortiGate
11 5 (0.25%) Host Intrusion Detection System
11 5 (0.25%) Network Intrusion Detection System
11 5 (0.25%) Simpana
12 4 (0.20%) Cisco UCCE
13 3 (0.15%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 554 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 181 (9.08%) Citrix
3 169 (8.48%) iManage
4 156 (7.82%) VMware
5 130 (6.52%) Cisco
6 68 (3.41%) Mitel
7 60 (3.01%) LexisNexis
8 45 (2.26%) Splunk
9 42 (2.11%) SAP
10 29 (1.45%) Adobe
11 28 (1.40%) Oracle
12 27 (1.35%) HP
13 26 (1.30%) Google
14 24 (1.20%) AppSense
14 24 (1.20%) NetApp
15 23 (1.15%) Cognos
16 20 (1.00%) CheckPoint
16 20 (1.00%) ServiceNow
17 19 (0.95%) ArcSight
17 19 (0.95%) Tableau
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £22k - 26k per year
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 1 hour ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: Yesterday
Loughton, Essex
Lewis Paige
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £63000 - £68000.00 per annum + bonus +Full bens
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Peninsula
Salary: £0 - 18k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oscar
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
South West London
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + package & bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £25000 - £26000.00 per annum + bonus +Full bens
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £25k - 30k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
First Point
Salary: £25000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Information Technology Services
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
First Point
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + a generous benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
London
First Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
First Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + a generous benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
London
First Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
First Point
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
First Point
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + package
Posted: 22 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Certus Sales Recruitment
Salary: 60-70k Base + Great Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
First Point
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + package
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £45k - 55k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £50k - 55k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday