The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Law in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Law over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Law
Rank 88 101 93
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -8
Permanent jobs citing Law 14 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.09% 0.45% 0.096%
As % of the General category 2.58% 1.07% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 1
Average salary £25,750 £30,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.16% -28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +1.35%
Law
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region.

General Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
543 560 425
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 42.26% 41.79% 40.67%
Number of salaries quoted 439 485 348
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,783
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -8.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,129 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £51,700
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Law
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Law across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Law Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Law
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Law across the Wales region.

Law Salary Trend in Wales

Law
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Law across the Wales region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Law Salary Histogram in Wales

Law
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Law within the Wales region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +10 14 £25,750 -14.16%
Law
UK

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Wales region citing Law also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Law.

1 12 (52.17%) Finance
2 8 (34.78%) Legal
2 8 (34.78%) CRM
2 8 (34.78%) ERP
2 8 (34.78%) Czech Language
2 8 (34.78%) German Language
3 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
3 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
4 6 (26.09%) SQL
4 6 (26.09%) MS Excel
5 5 (21.74%) Data Extraction
5 5 (21.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (17.39%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (17.39%) SQL Optimisation
6 4 (17.39%) Case Management
6 4 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (13.04%) Degree
7 3 (13.04%) Workflow
8 2 (8.70%) MCTS
8 2 (8.70%) Supplier Management
8 2 (8.70%) WSUS
8 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (8.70%) Windows Server
8 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V
8 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (8.70%) High Availability

Law
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Wales region citing Law also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Law. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.35%) Apache
2 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (26.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Visualfiles
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) Firewall
1 2 (8.70%) LAN
1 2 (8.70%) VoIP
1 2 (8.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (21.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (52.17%) Finance
2 8 (34.78%) Czech Language
2 8 (34.78%) German Language
2 8 (34.78%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Administrator
1 8 (34.78%) Developer
1 8 (34.78%) Resourcer
2 4 (17.39%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 4 (17.39%) SQL BI Developer
2 4 (17.39%) SQL Developer
3 2 (8.70%) Help Desk Assistant
3 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 2 (8.70%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 2 (8.70%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (4.35%) Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Business Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Case Management Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (4.35%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (4.35%) Programmer
4 1 (4.35%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (4.35%) Workflow Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Data Extraction
2 2 (8.70%) Clustering
2 2 (8.70%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.70%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Windows
1 2 (8.70%) Windows Server
1 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (4.35%) CentOS
2 1 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) CRM
1 8 (34.78%) ERP
2 4 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (17.39%) Case Management
2 4 (17.39%) SQL Optimisation
3 3 (13.04%) Workflow
4 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (8.70%) High Availability
4 2 (8.70%) ITIL
4 2 (8.70%) Software Distribution
4 2 (8.70%) Supplier Management
5 1 (4.35%) Business Analysis
5 1 (4.35%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) C#
2 1 (4.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Degree
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.70%) MCTS
3 1 (4.35%) MCP
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
1 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) Cisco
2 2 (8.70%) VMware
3 1 (4.35%) Red Hat