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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Law
Rank 86 94 93
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -1
Permanent jobs citing Law 10 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.78% 0.66% 0.44%
As % of the General category 2.17% 1.80% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 5
Average salary £51,000 £32,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+56.92% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,582 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £32,500 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -9.63%
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
460 499 360
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 35.74% 36.45% 31.63%
Number of salaries quoted 387 437 321
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £36,600
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +5.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
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 23 October 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 23 October 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 +10 10 £51,000 +56.92%
Law
UK

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 6 (40.00%) Management Information System
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
1 6 (40.00%) Legal
2 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (33.33%) Windows
2 5 (33.33%) SQL
3 4 (26.67%) .NET
3 4 (26.67%) C#
3 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET
3 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
3 4 (26.67%) Project Management
3 4 (26.67%) Data Governance
4 3 (20.00%) Line Management
4 3 (20.00%) Data Protection
4 3 (20.00%) Information Security
4 3 (20.00%) Data Security
4 3 (20.00%) Information Management
4 3 (20.00%) Freedom of Information
4 3 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 3 (20.00%) Visual Studio
4 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (13.33%) CRM
5 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
5 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (13.33%) VMware
5 2 (13.33%) Citrix
5 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
5 2 (13.33%) Degree
5 2 (13.33%) Change Control

Law
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.67%) Lync
2 1 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
2 1 (6.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Visualfiles
1 1 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) SAN
1 1 (6.67%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
1 6 (40.00%) Legal
2 1 (6.67%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 3 (20.00%) Information Manager
1 3 (20.00%) Analyst
1 3 (20.00%) Development Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Software Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Software Development Manager
3 1 (6.67%) IT Support
3 1 (6.67%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Case Management Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Business Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) .NET
1 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (20.00%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Reference Data
3 1 (6.67%) iPhone
3 1 (6.67%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (6.67%) Freedom of Information Act
3 1 (6.67%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Project Management
1 4 (26.67%) Data Governance
2 3 (20.00%) Line Management
2 3 (20.00%) Data Protection
2 3 (20.00%) Information Security
2 3 (20.00%) Data Security
2 3 (20.00%) Information Management
2 3 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (13.33%) CRM
3 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
3 2 (13.33%) Change Control
3 2 (13.33%) People Management
4 1 (6.67%) Analytics
4 1 (6.67%) Document Management
4 1 (6.67%) Data Management
4 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Requirements Management
4 1 (6.67%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) SQL
2 4 (26.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) ISEB
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) VMware
2 2 (13.33%) Citrix
3 1 (6.67%) Hyperion