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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Law
Rank 90 95 85
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -10
Permanent jobs citing Law 9 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.69% 0.38% 0.20%
As % of the General category 1.87% 1.25% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 2
Average salary £47,500 £32,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.15% -2.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,800 £32,500 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £32,500 £37,900
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
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
482 400 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 36.79% 30.21% 30.58%
Number of salaries quoted 395 347 280
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 22 August 2014.

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 22 August 2014. 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 +1 9 £47,500 +46.15%
Law
UK

Law
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 5 (55.56%) Windows
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
1 5 (55.56%) Legal
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) .NET
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 3 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (33.33%) C#
3 3 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 2 (22.22%) Change Control
4 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
4 2 (22.22%) VMware
4 2 (22.22%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) Citrix
5 1 (11.11%) SAN
5 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
5 1 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
5 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
5 1 (11.11%) VoIP
5 1 (11.11%) Document Management
5 1 (11.11%) iPhone
5 1 (11.11%) Lync

Law
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 1 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
1 1 (11.11%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) SAN
1 1 (11.11%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
1 5 (55.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Development Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Software Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Software Development Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) .NET
1 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
2 1 (11.11%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 2 (22.22%) Change Control
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) C#
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) VMware
2 2 (22.22%) Citrix