The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Law in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Law over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Law
Rank - 53 61
Permanent jobs citing Law 0 15 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford - 2.85% 0.55%
As % of the General category - 6.02% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 0 15 2
Average salary - £41,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +18.57%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Law
Hertfordshire

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

General Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
264 249 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 45.83% 47.25% 65.19%
Number of salaries quoted 225 155 170
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Law
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Law Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Law
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Law Salary Trend in Watford

Law
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 (62.50%) Legal
1 5 (62.50%) Telecoms
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) XML
2 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
3 2 (25.00%) Life Science
3 2 (25.00%) Banking
3 2 (25.00%) Finance

Law
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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.

Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 5 (62.50%) Telecoms
1 5 (62.50%) Legal
2 2 (25.00%) Banking
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Systems Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Database Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst Developer
1 3 (37.50%) Systems Developer
1 3 (37.50%) Database Developer
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Developer
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Database Developer
1 3 (37.50%) Head of Infrastructure
1 3 (37.50%) Head of Information Management
2 2 (25.00%) Head of IT
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Life Science
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL