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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Law
Rank 284 194 222
Rank change year-on-year
-90 +28
Permanent jobs citing Law 953 1865 1625
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.06% 1.76% 1.43%
As % of the General category 2.58% 3.97% 3.31%
Number of salaries quoted 785 1534 1441
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £44,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-10.11% +11.24%

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
36941 46993 49099
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 41.21% 44.25% 43.28%
Number of salaries quoted 29671 37810 39243
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 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £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 9 December 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 9 December 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 -101 894 £47,500 -5.00% 373
London -80 666 £50,000 -4.76% 300
City of London -37 138 £54,000 +8.00% 75
North West -78 63 £40,000 +6.66% 24
Yorkshire +7 42 £40,000 +6.66% 5
Manchester -72 41 £40,000 -11.11% 19
South East +17 38 £55,000 +15.78% 15
West Midlands -13 32 £32,500 -15.58% 6
West Yorkshire +22 26 £40,000 +6.66% 4
Leeds +25 25 £34,000 -9.33% 3
Scotland +10 23 £50,000 +5.26%
Edinburgh +9 22 £50,000 -
East of England -17 22 £50,000 - 8
Birmingham -19 18 £38,750 +0.64% 3
Essex -19 16 £50,000 -7.40% 2
North Yorkshire +11 15 £40,000 +91.69%
Hampshire -5 13 £65,000 +30.00% 8
Newcastle upon Tyne +17 12 £40,000 +25.00% 3
North East +15 12 £40,000 +25.00% 4
Tyne and Wear +11 12 £40,000 +25.00% 3
Merseyside -21 12 £35,750 +10.00% 3
Berkshire +23 11 £55,000 -4.34% 3
Liverpool -22 11 £36,500 +32.72% 3
South West -27 11 £37,500 -10.71% 4
Harrogate +23 9 £40,000 +91.69%
Reading +17 9 £67,500 +17.39% 1
Cheshire +13 8 £60,000 +84.61% 2
East Midlands -18 8 £50,000 +49.25% 6
Colchester +8 7 £51,500 -6.36% 1
Chelmsford -3 7 £42,500 +66.66% 1

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 December 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.

1 831 (29.41%) Legal
2 686 (24.27%) Windows
3 632 (22.36%) Agile Software Development
4 608 (21.51%) Microsoft
5 570 (20.17%) Finance
6 485 (17.16%) MS Office
7 447 (15.82%) .NET
8 425 (15.04%) SQL
9 402 (14.23%) MS Excel
10 395 (13.98%) Active Directory
11 367 (12.99%) C#
12 354 (12.53%) ITIL
13 353 (12.49%) Windows 7
14 337 (11.92%) SQL Server
15 331 (11.71%) JavaScript
16 298 (10.54%) Degree
17 288 (10.19%) Project Management
18 256 (9.06%) VMware
19 252 (8.92%) HTML
20 250 (8.85%) MVC
21 247 (8.74%) TDD
22 229 (8.10%) AngularJS
23 224 (7.93%) Cisco
24 218 (7.71%) DevOps
25 217 (7.68%) CSS
26 210 (7.43%) Citrix
26 210 (7.43%) Document Management
27 199 (7.04%) iManage
28 196 (6.94%) Java
29 193 (6.83%) Amazon AWS

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 (4.10%) IIS
1 116 (4.10%) SharePoint
2 106 (3.75%) MS Exchange
3 78 (2.76%) Apache
3 78 (2.76%) Elasticsearch
4 75 (2.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 60 (2.12%) Exchange Server 2010
6 45 (1.59%) Skype for Business
7 44 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2013
8 35 (1.24%) Apache Solr
9 31 (1.10%) CMS
10 23 (0.81%) BizTalk Server
10 23 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2007
11 22 (0.78%) JBoss
11 22 (0.78%) SharePoint 2010
11 22 (0.78%) Tomcat
12 21 (0.74%) OpenStack
12 21 (0.74%) SharePoint 2013
13 14 (0.50%) Apache Spark
14 13 (0.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 485 (17.16%) MS Office
2 402 (14.23%) MS Excel
3 75 (2.65%) MS PowerPoint
4 63 (2.23%) MS Visio
5 30 (1.06%) MS Project
6 20 (0.71%) Acrobat
7 11 (0.39%) Photoshop
8 8 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
9 7 (0.25%) Adobe Illustrator
10 3 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 2 (0.071%) Adobe Captivate
12 1 (0.035%) Camtasia
12 1 (0.035%) InfoPath
12 1 (0.035%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 60 (2.12%) Visualfiles
2 17 (0.60%) Relativity
3 16 (0.57%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 9 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
5 7 (0.25%) DocuMatrix
5 7 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
5 7 (0.25%) Ringtail
6 6 (0.21%) Concordance
6 6 (0.21%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 6 (0.21%) WebTrends
7 4 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
8 2 (0.071%) Cognos TM1
8 2 (0.071%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (0.071%) Oracle Retail
8 2 (0.071%) Payment Gateway
8 2 (0.071%) SAP Retail
9 1 (0.035%) Eloqua
9 1 (0.035%) HFM
9 1 (0.035%) Magento
9 1 (0.035%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 193 (6.83%) Amazon AWS
2 127 (4.49%) SaaS
3 103 (3.64%) Microsoft Azure
4 99 (3.50%) Mimecast
5 42 (1.49%) Office 365
6 25 (0.88%) GitHub
7 8 (0.28%) PaaS
8 6 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
9 5 (0.18%) Google Analytics
10 3 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 3 (0.11%) Google Cloud Platform
11 2 (0.071%) IaaS
12 1 (0.035%) Amazon EC2
12 1 (0.035%) Amazon SQS
12 1 (0.035%) Azure Active Directory
12 1 (0.035%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 167 (5.91%) VPN
2 143 (5.06%) Firewall
3 101 (3.57%) Network Security
4 77 (2.72%) TCP/IP
5 64 (2.26%) LAN
6 62 (2.19%) WAN
7 59 (2.09%) DNS
8 55 (1.95%) DHCP
9 53 (1.88%) SAN
10 48 (1.70%) HTTPS
10 48 (1.70%) Intranet
11 47 (1.66%) Cisco ASA
12 45 (1.59%) VoIP
13 44 (1.56%) Wireless
14 36 (1.27%) MPLS
15 29 (1.03%) VLAN
16 27 (0.96%) Internet
17 26 (0.92%) Skype
18 18 (0.64%) HTTP
19 17 (0.60%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 337 (11.92%) SQL Server
2 104 (3.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 101 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 90 (3.18%) MySQL
5 75 (2.65%) NoSQL
6 67 (2.37%) Big Data
7 63 (2.23%) Data Warehouse
8 51 (1.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 50 (1.77%) SQL Server 2008
10 45 (1.59%) MongoDB
11 34 (1.20%) Relational Database
12 33 (1.17%) SQL Server 2005
13 31 (1.10%) SQL Server 2014
14 25 (0.88%) Power BI
15 24 (0.85%) Hadoop
16 21 (0.74%) SQL Server 2012
17 20 (0.71%) Oracle Database
18 18 (0.64%) Redis
19 13 (0.46%) Azure SQL Database
20 12 (0.42%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 86 (3.04%) Jenkins
2 77 (2.72%) Selenium
3 64 (2.26%) Visual Studio
4 44 (1.56%) TeamCity
5 42 (1.49%) Git (software)
6 36 (1.27%) Cucumber
7 29 (1.03%) Octopus Deploy
8 27 (0.96%) WebDriver
9 23 (0.81%) RSpec
9 23 (0.81%) Team Foundation Server
10 20 (0.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 18 (0.64%) Eclipse
12 15 (0.53%) JIRA
12 15 (0.53%) SpecFlow
13 13 (0.46%) LoadRunner
14 11 (0.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 11 (0.39%) Subversion
15 10 (0.35%) webpack
16 9 (0.32%) Grunt
16 9 (0.32%) JMeter
General
1 831 (29.41%) Legal
2 570 (20.17%) Finance
3 105 (3.72%) Marketing
4 101 (3.57%) Telecoms
5 69 (2.44%) Retail
6 57 (2.02%) Advertising
7 50 (1.77%) Banking
8 49 (1.73%) Billing
9 46 (1.63%) Games
10 36 (1.27%) Publishing
11 32 (1.13%) Pharmaceutical
12 28 (0.99%) Back Office
13 18 (0.64%) Aerospace
14 16 (0.57%) Manufacturing
15 6 (0.21%) Financial Institution
15 6 (0.21%) Investment Banking
15 6 (0.21%) Multimedia
16 5 (0.18%) French Language
17 3 (0.11%) Front Office
17 3 (0.11%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 728 (25.76%) Analyst
2 643 (22.75%) Developer
3 234 (8.28%) Service Analyst
3 234 (8.28%) Service Desk Analyst
4 187 (6.62%) Support Analyst
5 143 (5.06%) .NET Developer
6 135 (4.78%) Business Analyst
6 135 (4.78%) Project Manager
7 134 (4.74%) IT Manager
8 116 (4.10%) IT Analyst
9 115 (4.07%) Senior Developer
10 114 (4.03%) Consultant
11 105 (3.72%) C# Developer
12 101 (3.57%) IT Support
13 89 (3.15%) Trainer
14 87 (3.08%) Java Developer
15 82 (2.90%) Applications Support
16 81 (2.87%) Angular Developer
17 79 (2.80%) Administrator
18 78 (2.76%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 447 (15.82%) .NET
2 252 (8.92%) HTML
3 229 (8.10%) AngularJS
4 217 (7.68%) CSS
5 132 (4.67%) ASP.NET
6 120 (4.25%) jQuery
7 98 (3.47%) ASP.NET Web API
8 95 (3.36%) HTML5
9 91 (3.22%) Node.js
10 90 (3.18%) CSS3
11 82 (2.90%) React
12 76 (2.69%) Web Services
12 76 (2.69%) XML
13 71 (2.51%) .NET Framework
14 69 (2.44%) LAMP
15 67 (2.37%) Sass
16 50 (1.77%) RabbitMQ
16 50 (1.77%) Spring
17 48 (1.70%) REST
18 45 (1.59%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 176 (6.23%) Analytical Skills
2 138 (4.88%) Data Centre
3 115 (4.07%) Blackberry
4 91 (3.22%) Computer Science
5 72 (2.55%) Fintech
6 70 (2.48%) e-Learning
7 69 (2.44%) Management Information System
8 63 (2.23%) User Experience
9 55 (1.95%) iPad
10 49 (1.73%) iPhone
10 49 (1.73%) Mobile App
11 44 (1.56%) Security Operations Centre
12 34 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
13 31 (1.10%) Video Conferencing
14 27 (0.96%) Digital Media
15 25 (0.88%) Replication
15 25 (0.88%) Smartphone
16 23 (0.81%) Social Network
17 22 (0.78%) Mathematics
18 21 (0.74%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 686 (24.27%) Windows
2 353 (12.49%) Windows 7
3 168 (5.94%) Windows Server
4 163 (5.77%) Linux
5 112 (3.96%) Windows Server 2008
6 92 (3.26%) Windows Server 2012
7 79 (2.80%) Android
8 44 (1.56%) Windows Server 2003
9 38 (1.34%) Apple iOS
10 34 (1.20%) Windows 10
11 29 (1.03%) Windows 8
12 28 (0.99%) Unix
13 25 (0.88%) Windows Phone
14 21 (0.74%) Windows XP
15 15 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 12 (0.42%) FreeBSD
17 3 (0.11%) CentOS
17 3 (0.11%) Mac OS X
17 3 (0.11%) Solaris
17 3 (0.11%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 632 (22.36%) Agile Software Development
2 354 (12.53%) ITIL
3 288 (10.19%) Project Management
4 250 (8.85%) MVC
5 247 (8.74%) TDD
6 218 (7.71%) DevOps
7 210 (7.43%) Document Management
8 186 (6.58%) Case Management
9 181 (6.40%) E-Commerce
10 173 (6.12%) Service Management
11 159 (5.63%) Scrum
12 151 (5.34%) Continuous Integration
13 150 (5.31%) Business Analysis
14 112 (3.96%) PRINCE2
15 110 (3.89%) Software Engineering
16 109 (3.86%) Information Security
17 107 (3.79%) Front End Development
18 105 (3.72%) Service Delivery
19 102 (3.61%) Business Intelligence
20 99 (3.50%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 425 (15.04%) SQL
2 367 (12.99%) C#
3 331 (11.71%) JavaScript
4 196 (6.94%) Java
5 121 (4.28%) Python
6 111 (3.93%) PHP
7 100 (3.54%) T-SQL
8 82 (2.90%) PowerShell
9 74 (2.62%) Ruby
10 72 (2.55%) VB.NET
11 55 (1.95%) VBA
12 43 (1.52%) Scala
13 36 (1.27%) C
13 36 (1.27%) VB
14 34 (1.20%) C++
15 31 (1.10%) Bash Shell
16 25 (0.88%) Perl
17 17 (0.60%) Groovy
18 14 (0.50%) ES6
19 10 (0.35%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 298 (10.54%) Degree
2 77 (2.72%) CISSP
3 67 (2.37%) ISEB
4 53 (1.88%) Microsoft Certification
5 47 (1.66%) IISP
6 45 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
7 32 (1.13%) CISM
8 31 (1.10%) MOS
9 29 (1.03%) PMI Certification
10 28 (0.99%) ITIL Certification
11 27 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 26 (0.92%) CISA
12 26 (0.92%) MCSE
13 25 (0.88%) CCNP
14 23 (0.81%) CCNA
14 23 (0.81%) Security Cleared
15 21 (0.74%) PMP
16 20 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 19 (0.67%) A+ Certification
18 17 (0.60%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 140 (4.95%) QA
2 129 (4.56%) SLA
3 127 (4.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 63 (2.23%) PCI DSS
5 25 (0.88%) SDET
6 17 (0.60%) COBIT
7 13 (0.46%) Data Quality
8 9 (0.32%) ISO22301
9 6 (0.21%) PMBOK
10 4 (0.14%) ISO 9001
10 4 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 3 (0.11%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 3 (0.11%) MiFID
12 2 (0.071%) TickIT
13 1 (0.035%) FATCA
13 1 (0.035%) GAAP
13 1 (0.035%) GPG for Computer-Based Electronic Evidence
13 1 (0.035%) ISO27002
13 1 (0.035%) SEPA
13 1 (0.035%) UCITS
System Software
1 395 (13.98%) Active Directory
2 153 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 126 (4.46%) Docker
4 27 (0.96%) vSphere
5 25 (0.88%) Hyper-V
6 21 (0.74%) VMware ESXi
7 19 (0.67%) XenApp
8 10 (0.35%) KVM
9 9 (0.32%) Microsoft App-V
10 7 (0.25%) Terminal Services
10 7 (0.25%) Virtual Desktop
11 5 (0.18%) Virtual Machines
11 5 (0.18%) XenDesktop
12 3 (0.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 3 (0.11%) Virtual Servers
12 3 (0.11%) VMware ESX
13 2 (0.071%) Firmware
13 2 (0.071%) ISA Server
13 2 (0.071%) VMware Server
13 2 (0.071%) Xen
Systems Management
1 107 (3.79%) Puppet
2 106 (3.75%) Ansible
3 97 (3.43%) Opscode Chef
4 53 (1.88%) SCCM
5 33 (1.17%) SCOM
6 25 (0.88%) FortiGate
7 17 (0.60%) Kubernetes
7 17 (0.60%) QRadar
8 12 (0.42%) Salt
9 10 (0.35%) Cisco UCCE
10 9 (0.32%) AirWatch
10 9 (0.32%) Perfmon
11 7 (0.25%) WSUS
12 5 (0.18%) EnCase
12 5 (0.18%) WMI
13 4 (0.14%) MOM
13 4 (0.14%) Sysprep
14 3 (0.11%) Nagios
14 3 (0.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 3 (0.11%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 608 (21.51%) Microsoft
2 256 (9.06%) VMware
3 224 (7.93%) Cisco
4 210 (7.43%) Citrix
5 199 (7.04%) iManage
6 79 (2.80%) Mitel
7 73 (2.58%) CheckPoint
8 65 (2.30%) HP
9 61 (2.16%) Rackspace
10 54 (1.91%) LexisNexis
11 52 (1.84%) Splunk
12 50 (1.77%) Oracle
13 42 (1.49%) ArcSight
14 33 (1.17%) Fortinet
14 33 (1.17%) Juniper
15 31 (1.10%) Cognos
15 31 (1.10%) Google
16 30 (1.06%) Intel Security
17 29 (1.03%) Palo Alto
18 28 (0.99%) Apple
Liverpool, Merseyside
Douglas-Scott
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Good Package
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Douglas-Scott
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Good Package
Posted: 13 hours ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
UK
First Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £31,424 to £42,700 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
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First Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
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First Point
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
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Salary: £35000.00 - £50000 per annum + Bonus
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London
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Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
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Salary: £60000.00 - £75000 per annum
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London
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Salary: £60000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + Package
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Salary: £40000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
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London
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
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London
First Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Up to £36,000 per annum
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Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £32k - 38k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Comtecs
Salary: £65000 - £75000 Per Annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
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London
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Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
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Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
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Salary: £35k - 40k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Good Package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
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Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
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Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £32000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
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London
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Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
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London
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Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
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