The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Law in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Law over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Law
Rank 173 164 187
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +23
Permanent jobs citing Law 43 47 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.76% 0.91% 0.41%
As % of the General category 2.32% 2.37% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 41 30 17
Average salary £52,500 £30,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+75.00% -23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £21,250 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £39,650 £45,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £34,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -11.11%
Law
England

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

General Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1850 1980 1628
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 32.78% 38.28% 33.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1580 1587 1340
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Law
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Law Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Law
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Law Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Law
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Law across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

Law Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Law
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Law within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 November 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
Birmingham -13 32 £56,250 +104.54% 3
Staffordshire -1 3 £48,000 +37.14% 1
Warwickshire -2 3 £47,500 -
Coventry -9 3 £55,000 - 2
Worcestershire +1 1 £30,500 -18.66%
Law
England

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 38 (38.78%) Legal
2 26 (26.53%) ITIL
3 25 (25.51%) Workflow
4 22 (22.45%) Transition Management
5 21 (21.43%) SQL Server
6 19 (19.39%) MS Excel
7 18 (18.37%) Project Management
7 18 (18.37%) Business Development
8 17 (17.35%) Service Management
8 17 (17.35%) ITSM
8 17 (17.35%) PRINCE2
8 17 (17.35%) C#
8 17 (17.35%) SQL
9 16 (16.33%) .NET
10 14 (14.29%) Degree
11 13 (13.27%) SQL Server 2008
11 13 (13.27%) MS Office
11 13 (13.27%) VB.NET
11 13 (13.27%) Windows
11 13 (13.27%) ISEB
12 12 (12.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 10 (10.20%) Microsoft
13 10 (10.20%) LexisNexis
14 9 (9.18%) Windows 7
14 9 (9.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 9 (9.18%) Active Directory
14 9 (9.18%) Finance
15 8 (8.16%) HTML
15 8 (8.16%) ASP.NET
16 7 (7.14%) Agile Software Development

Law
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 4 (4.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 19 (19.39%) MS Excel
2 13 (13.27%) MS Office
3 6 (6.12%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.04%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.12%) WAN
2 5 (5.10%) VPN
3 4 (4.08%) OSPF
3 4 (4.08%) BGP
3 4 (4.08%) EIGRP
3 4 (4.08%) Network Security
3 4 (4.08%) LAN
4 3 (3.06%) VLAN
4 3 (3.06%) Firewall
5 2 (2.04%) iSCSI
6 1 (1.02%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.02%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (1.02%) VPLS
6 1 (1.02%) IPsec
6 1 (1.02%) MPLS
6 1 (1.02%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 13 (13.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (12.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.02%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.02%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.02%) ProC
General
1 38 (38.78%) Legal
2 9 (9.18%) Finance
3 2 (2.04%) Advertising
3 2 (2.04%) Retail
4 1 (1.02%) Military
4 1 (1.02%) Automotive
4 1 (1.02%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 27 (27.55%) Developer
2 18 (18.37%) Transition Manager
3 14 (14.29%) Service Transition Manager
3 14 (14.29%) Service Manager
4 13 (13.27%) Senior Manager
5 12 (12.24%) SQL Developer
6 9 (9.18%) Senior Service Manager
7 8 (8.16%) Case Management Developer
7 8 (8.16%) Analyst
8 7 (7.14%) Coordinator
8 7 (7.14%) Project Manager
9 6 (6.12%) Desktop Support
9 6 (6.12%) Project Coordinator
10 5 (5.10%) SQL DBA
10 5 (5.10%) DBA
10 5 (5.10%) Digital Producer
10 5 (5.10%) Data Centre Manager
11 4 (4.08%) C# Developer
11 4 (4.08%) Support Analyst
12 3 (3.06%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (16.33%) .NET
2 8 (8.16%) ASP.NET
2 8 (8.16%) HTML
3 6 (6.12%) XML
4 5 (5.10%) XSLT
4 5 (5.10%) WinForms
4 5 (5.10%) WCF
4 5 (5.10%) WPF
5 2 (2.04%) jQuery
5 2 (2.04%) CSS
6 1 (1.02%) Web Services
6 1 (1.02%) Ajax
6 1 (1.02%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.02%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.10%) Social Media
1 5 (5.10%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.06%) NHS
3 2 (2.04%) Blackberry
3 2 (2.04%) Economics
3 2 (2.04%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (13.27%) Windows
2 9 (9.18%) Windows 7
3 6 (6.12%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (26.53%) ITIL
2 25 (25.51%) Workflow
3 22 (22.45%) Transition Management
4 18 (18.37%) Business Development
4 18 (18.37%) Project Management
5 17 (17.35%) Service Management
5 17 (17.35%) PRINCE2
5 17 (17.35%) ITSM
6 7 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (6.12%) E-Commerce
8 5 (5.10%) Content Management
8 5 (5.10%) Web Accessibility
8 5 (5.10%) Responsive Web Design
9 4 (4.08%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 4 (4.08%) Enterprise Architecture
9 4 (4.08%) PRINCE
9 4 (4.08%) UML
9 4 (4.08%) OO
10 3 (3.06%) Security Management
10 3 (3.06%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (17.35%) C#
1 17 (17.35%) SQL
2 13 (13.27%) VB.NET
3 4 (4.08%) T-SQL
4 2 (2.04%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.04%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.02%) PHP
5 1 (1.02%) C++
5 1 (1.02%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (14.29%) Degree
2 13 (13.27%) ISEB
3 5 (5.10%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (4.08%) CCNP
4 4 (4.08%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (3.06%) CCNA
5 3 (3.06%) CISA
5 3 (3.06%) CISM
6 2 (2.04%) MCSE
6 2 (2.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (2.04%) IRCA
6 2 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (2.04%) CCA
6 2 (2.04%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (2.04%) CISSP
6 2 (2.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.02%) PCI QSA
7 1 (1.02%) CRISC
7 1 (1.02%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (5.10%) QA
3 1 (1.02%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (9.18%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.04%) XenApp
2 2 (2.04%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (5.10%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (10.20%) Microsoft
1 10 (10.20%) LexisNexis
2 4 (4.08%) VMware
2 4 (4.08%) AppSense
3 3 (3.06%) Cisco
4 2 (2.04%) HP
4 2 (2.04%) Citrix
5 1 (1.02%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.02%) LANDesk
5 1 (1.02%) ProCurve
5 1 (1.02%) Oracle
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