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 24 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Law
Rank 175 204 228
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +24
Permanent jobs citing Law 1935 1854 1654
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.97% 1.67% 1.36%
As % of the General category 4.59% 3.75% 3.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1695 1606 1424
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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
42168 49416 53710
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 42.83% 44.55% 44.26%
Number of salaries quoted 34493 39142 41886
Median salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

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 24 June 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 24 June 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 1849 £50,000 - 171
London +23 1484 £55,000 +10.00% 118
City of London +84 435 £55,000 +10.00% 49
South East 0 95 £42,578 -5.38% 11
North West +30 79 £42,500 +21.42% 11
Manchester +33 71 £42,500 +21.42% 9
East of England +53 52 £50,000 - 3
West Midlands -25 52 £32,500 -35.00% 7
Birmingham +5 49 £32,500 -23.52% 3
Scotland -21 37 £48,750 +16.07% 5
Surrey +49 35 £50,000 - 4
Essex +22 32 £47,500 +14.45% 2
Edinburgh +24 30 £48,750 +39.28% 4
Yorkshire +27 27 £37,500 -6.25% 6
Hampshire +6 27 £28,750 -36.11% 5
South West -17 27 £37,500 -11.76% 4
East Midlands -3 26 £50,000 +42.85% 3
Northamptonshire -8 21 £50,000 +37.93%
Northampton -5 20 £50,000 +37.93%
Guildford +21 19 £63,750 +50.00% 1
Bristol +1 18 £33,750 -32.50%
West Yorkshire +4 16 £42,500 +70.00% 1
Leeds +13 14 £42,500 +117.94% 1
Portsmouth +9 14 £43,750 -2.77% 5
Cambridgeshire +11 11 £56,250 +18.42%
Reading -5 11 £47,500 -32.14% 1
Berkshire -24 11 £47,500 -20.83% 1
Ipswich - 11 £53,750 - 1
Suffolk - 11 £53,750 - 1
South Yorkshire +20 10 £32,000 -28.88% 4

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 1065 (26.33%) Legal
2 1015 (25.09%) Agile Software Development
3 964 (23.83%) Windows
4 889 (21.98%) Finance
5 674 (16.66%) Microsoft
6 605 (14.96%) Active Directory
7 579 (14.31%) SQL
8 529 (13.08%) MS Office
9 487 (12.04%) TDD
10 481 (11.89%) JavaScript
11 479 (11.84%) MS Excel
12 461 (11.40%) .NET
13 451 (11.15%) C#
14 436 (10.78%) SQL Server
15 429 (10.61%) Windows 7
16 418 (10.33%) ITIL
17 404 (9.99%) VMware
18 399 (9.86%) DevOps
19 384 (9.49%) E-Commerce
20 383 (9.47%) Project Management
21 374 (9.25%) HTML
22 369 (9.12%) Degree
23 353 (8.73%) Linux
24 344 (8.50%) Citrix
25 341 (8.43%) CSS
26 335 (8.28%) MVC
27 316 (7.81%) Java
28 291 (7.19%) Analytical Skills
29 277 (6.85%) Amazon AWS
30 274 (6.77%) VMware Infrastructure

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
1 159 (3.93%) MS Exchange
2 156 (3.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 119 (2.94%) IIS
4 101 (2.50%) CMS
5 97 (2.40%) SharePoint
6 86 (2.13%) Elasticsearch
7 85 (2.10%) Apache
8 79 (1.95%) Exchange Server 2010
9 68 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2013
10 47 (1.16%) Apache Solr
11 43 (1.06%) Skype for Business
12 36 (0.89%) Tomcat
13 34 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2007
14 30 (0.74%) Sitecore CMS
15 27 (0.67%) Umbraco
16 25 (0.62%) Apache Spark
16 25 (0.62%) SharePoint 2010
17 21 (0.52%) OpenStack
17 21 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
18 18 (0.44%) nginx
Applications
1 529 (13.08%) MS Office
2 479 (11.84%) MS Excel
3 76 (1.88%) MS PowerPoint
4 47 (1.16%) MS Visio
5 20 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
6 19 (0.47%) MS Project
7 17 (0.42%) Acrobat
8 10 (0.25%) Photoshop
9 9 (0.22%) Adobe Captivate
10 5 (0.12%) InfoPath
11 4 (0.099%) Fireworks
12 3 (0.074%) GIMP
13 2 (0.049%) Adobe Illustrator
14 1 (0.025%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 61 (1.51%) Visualfiles
2 19 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
3 18 (0.44%) Relativity
4 9 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
5 7 (0.17%) Payment Gateway
6 6 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
7 5 (0.12%) assyst
7 5 (0.12%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 5 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
8 3 (0.074%) Cognos TM1
9 2 (0.049%) Eloqua
9 2 (0.049%) Oracle General Ledger
9 2 (0.049%) SAP CO
9 2 (0.049%) SAP FI
9 2 (0.049%) SAP FI/CO
9 2 (0.049%) SAP MM
9 2 (0.049%) SAP SD
9 2 (0.049%) WebTrends
10 1 (0.025%) Hyperion Planning
10 1 (0.025%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 277 (6.85%) Amazon AWS
2 126 (3.11%) SaaS
3 97 (2.40%) Microsoft Azure
4 96 (2.37%) Mimecast
5 69 (1.71%) Office 365
6 15 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
6 15 (0.37%) Google Analytics
7 14 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
8 13 (0.32%) GitHub
9 12 (0.30%) IaaS
9 12 (0.30%) PaaS
10 9 (0.22%) Amazon S3
11 6 (0.15%) Azure Active Directory
12 5 (0.12%) Google Play
12 5 (0.12%) Yammer
13 3 (0.074%) iTunes
14 2 (0.049%) Amazon SQS
15 1 (0.025%) DigitalOcean
15 1 (0.025%) Force.com
15 1 (0.025%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 165 (4.08%) Firewall
2 158 (3.91%) VPN
3 124 (3.07%) HTTPS
4 119 (2.94%) Network Security
5 82 (2.03%) DNS
6 68 (1.68%) SAN
7 67 (1.66%) VoIP
8 65 (1.61%) WAN
9 63 (1.56%) LAN
9 63 (1.56%) TCP/IP
10 62 (1.53%) Internet
11 51 (1.26%) DHCP
12 49 (1.21%) Intranet
13 45 (1.11%) NetScaler
14 40 (0.99%) Cisco ASA
15 35 (0.87%) GoToMeeting
16 31 (0.77%) HTTP
17 30 (0.74%) Wireless
18 29 (0.72%) MPLS
19 23 (0.57%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 436 (10.78%) SQL Server
2 236 (5.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 174 (4.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 134 (3.31%) MySQL
5 132 (3.26%) NoSQL
6 121 (2.99%) SQL Server 2008
7 108 (2.67%) Big Data
8 107 (2.65%) MongoDB
9 83 (2.05%) Data Warehouse
10 69 (1.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 68 (1.68%) SQL Server 2012
12 49 (1.21%) SQL Server 2014
13 48 (1.19%) Relational Database
14 47 (1.16%) Hadoop
15 39 (0.96%) Data Mining
16 33 (0.82%) Power BI
16 33 (0.82%) SQL Server 2005
17 31 (0.77%) Crystal Reports
18 26 (0.64%) QlikView
19 17 (0.42%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 187 (4.62%) Jenkins
2 129 (3.19%) Selenium
3 107 (2.65%) Visual Studio
4 84 (2.08%) WebDriver
5 55 (1.36%) NUnit
6 52 (1.29%) Git (software)
7 42 (1.04%) gulp
7 42 (1.04%) JIRA
8 40 (0.99%) Grunt
9 39 (0.96%) Cucumber
9 39 (0.96%) Maven
10 37 (0.91%) TeamCity
11 36 (0.89%) Jasmine
11 36 (0.89%) Moq
12 35 (0.87%) Eclipse
12 35 (0.87%) MSTest
13 34 (0.84%) Rhino Mocks
14 31 (0.77%) Subversion
15 30 (0.74%) Karma Test Runner
16 27 (0.67%) Vagrant
General
1 1065 (26.33%) Legal
2 889 (21.98%) Finance
3 186 (4.60%) Marketing
4 165 (4.08%) Retail
5 104 (2.57%) Publishing
6 90 (2.22%) Telecoms
7 89 (2.20%) Banking
8 75 (1.85%) Advertising
9 49 (1.21%) Billing
9 49 (1.21%) Games
10 46 (1.14%) Pharmaceutical
11 31 (0.77%) German Language
12 25 (0.62%) Back Office
12 25 (0.62%) Manufacturing
13 24 (0.59%) Multimedia
14 22 (0.54%) Aerospace
14 22 (0.54%) Financial Institution
15 15 (0.37%) Military
16 11 (0.27%) Investment Banking
17 10 (0.25%) French Language
Job Titles
1 996 (24.62%) Developer
2 965 (23.86%) Analyst
3 238 (5.88%) Support Analyst
4 237 (5.86%) Service Analyst
4 237 (5.86%) Service Desk Analyst
5 218 (5.39%) C# Developer
6 198 (4.89%) Business Analyst
7 197 (4.87%) Administrator
8 195 (4.82%) Project Manager
9 170 (4.20%) .NET Developer
10 167 (4.13%) Consultant
11 144 (3.56%) Java Developer
12 131 (3.24%) Applications Support
13 130 (3.21%) C# .NET Developer
13 130 (3.21%) DevOps Engineer
13 130 (3.21%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 124 (3.07%) Angular Developer
15 123 (3.04%) Legal Analyst
16 122 (3.02%) IT Manager
16 122 (3.02%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 461 (11.40%) .NET
2 374 (9.25%) HTML
3 341 (8.43%) CSS
4 260 (6.43%) AngularJS
5 239 (5.91%) HTML5
6 231 (5.71%) ASP.NET
7 208 (5.14%) CSS3
8 178 (4.40%) jQuery
9 171 (4.23%) Sass
10 143 (3.54%) Web Services
11 126 (3.11%) React
12 120 (2.97%) .NET Framework
13 106 (2.62%) LESS
14 105 (2.60%) LAMP
15 103 (2.55%) XML
16 98 (2.42%) Node.js
17 94 (2.32%) ASP.NET MVC
18 87 (2.15%) RESTful
19 72 (1.78%) Spring
20 63 (1.56%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 291 (7.19%) Analytical Skills
2 234 (5.78%) Data Centre
3 184 (4.55%) Blackberry
4 141 (3.49%) Mobile App
5 129 (3.19%) User Experience
6 127 (3.14%) Management Information System
7 116 (2.87%) Fintech
8 90 (2.22%) Computer Science
9 69 (1.71%) e-Learning
10 68 (1.68%) Security Operations Centre
11 62 (1.53%) Clustering
12 61 (1.51%) Replication
13 50 (1.24%) Visualisation
14 48 (1.19%) iPhone
15 46 (1.14%) Inversion of Control
16 45 (1.11%) iPad
17 32 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
17 32 (0.79%) Social Media
18 29 (0.72%) Smartphone
18 29 (0.72%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 964 (23.83%) Windows
2 429 (10.61%) Windows 7
3 353 (8.73%) Linux
4 240 (5.93%) Windows Server
5 151 (3.73%) Windows Server 2008
6 133 (3.29%) Android
7 119 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
8 93 (2.30%) Unix
9 82 (2.03%) Apple iOS
10 78 (1.93%) Windows Server 2003
11 42 (1.04%) Windows 10
12 36 (0.89%) Windows 8
13 34 (0.84%) Windows XP
14 32 (0.79%) Solaris
14 32 (0.79%) Windows Phone
15 19 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 14 (0.35%) Windows 2000 Server
17 11 (0.27%) Mac OS X
18 10 (0.25%) FreeBSD
19 8 (0.20%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1015 (25.09%) Agile Software Development
2 487 (12.04%) TDD
3 418 (10.33%) ITIL
4 399 (9.86%) DevOps
5 384 (9.49%) E-Commerce
6 383 (9.47%) Project Management
7 335 (8.28%) MVC
8 256 (6.33%) Continuous Integration
9 253 (6.25%) Document Management
10 206 (5.09%) Service Management
11 196 (4.85%) Scrum
12 192 (4.75%) Front End Development
12 192 (4.75%) OO
13 179 (4.43%) Case Management
14 178 (4.40%) PRINCE2
15 147 (3.63%) Mentoring
16 146 (3.61%) Open Source
17 141 (3.49%) SDLC
18 138 (3.41%) Business Analysis
18 138 (3.41%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 579 (14.31%) SQL
2 481 (11.89%) JavaScript
3 451 (11.15%) C#
4 316 (7.81%) Java
5 247 (6.11%) Python
6 206 (5.09%) T-SQL
7 163 (4.03%) PHP
8 136 (3.36%) Ruby
9 120 (2.97%) PowerShell
10 116 (2.87%) Bash Shell
11 64 (1.58%) C++
12 60 (1.48%) Perl
13 44 (1.09%) VB
14 38 (0.94%) Scala
15 35 (0.87%) VBA
16 34 (0.84%) VBScript
17 29 (0.72%) C
18 26 (0.64%) VB.NET
19 20 (0.49%) Clojure
20 18 (0.44%) XPath
Qualifications
1 369 (9.12%) Degree
2 107 (2.65%) CISSP
3 78 (1.93%) Microsoft Certification
4 74 (1.83%) ISEB
5 62 (1.53%) IISP
6 57 (1.41%) Cisco Certification
7 51 (1.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 44 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
8 44 (1.09%) Security Cleared
9 43 (1.06%) MCSE
10 38 (0.94%) MCP
10 38 (0.94%) MOS
11 36 (0.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 35 (0.87%) CISM
13 34 (0.84%) CCNA
14 32 (0.79%) CCA
14 32 (0.79%) CCNP
15 31 (0.77%) CISA
16 30 (0.74%) Citrix Certification
17 28 (0.69%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 229 (5.66%) QA
2 181 (4.47%) SLA
3 149 (3.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 97 (2.40%) PCI DSS
5 33 (0.82%) SDET
6 25 (0.62%) Data Quality
7 16 (0.40%) COBIT
8 11 (0.27%) ISO 9001
9 4 (0.099%) ISO27002
10 3 (0.074%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 2 (0.049%) HL7
11 2 (0.049%) PMBOK
12 1 (0.025%) Dodd-Frank
12 1 (0.025%) EMIR
12 1 (0.025%) FATCA
12 1 (0.025%) ISO/IEC 17799
12 1 (0.025%) MiFID
12 1 (0.025%) PA-DSS
12 1 (0.025%) TickIT
12 1 (0.025%) UCITS
System Software
1 605 (14.96%) Active Directory
2 274 (6.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 190 (4.70%) Docker
4 77 (1.90%) XenApp
5 59 (1.46%) KVM
6 49 (1.21%) vSphere
7 48 (1.19%) Microsoft App-V
8 39 (0.96%) XenDesktop
9 33 (0.82%) Hyper-V
10 26 (0.64%) Virtual Servers
11 21 (0.52%) Virtual Machines
12 19 (0.47%) Virtual Desktop
13 16 (0.40%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 12 (0.30%) Terminal Services
15 11 (0.27%) Veritas Cluster Server
15 11 (0.27%) Veritas File System
15 11 (0.27%) Veritas Volume Manager
16 9 (0.22%) VMware ESXi
17 7 (0.17%) Terminal Server
18 6 (0.15%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 237 (5.86%) Puppet
2 200 (4.94%) Opscode Chef
3 177 (4.38%) Ansible
4 93 (2.30%) SCCM
5 57 (1.41%) QRadar
6 41 (1.01%) SCOM
7 33 (0.82%) Nagios
8 26 (0.64%) Kubernetes
9 23 (0.57%) EnCase
10 22 (0.54%) Salt
11 20 (0.49%) Nessus
12 14 (0.35%) FortiGate
12 14 (0.35%) FTK
12 14 (0.35%) WMI
13 7 (0.17%) AirWatch
13 7 (0.17%) Cisco CUCM
13 7 (0.17%) Kibana
13 7 (0.17%) Microsoft Clustering
13 7 (0.17%) WSUS
13 7 (0.17%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 674 (16.66%) Microsoft
2 404 (9.99%) VMware
3 344 (8.50%) Citrix
4 253 (6.25%) iManage
5 223 (5.51%) Cisco
6 100 (2.47%) Mitel
7 81 (2.00%) Splunk
8 77 (1.90%) Google
8 77 (1.90%) Rackspace
9 64 (1.58%) ArcSight
10 52 (1.29%) CheckPoint
11 50 (1.24%) Oracle
12 46 (1.14%) EMC
13 40 (0.99%) Interwoven
14 34 (0.84%) HP
15 33 (0.82%) Apple
15 33 (0.82%) Sitecore
16 28 (0.69%) Fortinet
17 26 (0.64%) Bloomberg
17 26 (0.64%) F5
South West London
First Point
Salary: £28000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
First Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits and Career
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £25000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
First Point
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 22 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
DCV Technologies
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
First Point
Salary: £65000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
First Point
Salary: £65000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
First Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
First Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £95000 - £105000.00 per annum + 14.5% bonus+full bens
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £95,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
First Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + training, bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
First Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £46000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
First Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus & Package
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £42000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
First Point
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago