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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Law
Rank 146 139 186
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +47
Permanent jobs citing Law 68 60 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.29% 1.22% 0.37%
As % of the General category 3.78% 3.11% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 51 55 18
Average salary £60,000 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+71.42% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,700 £26,850
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
1799 1930 1681
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 34.21% 39.40% 33.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1468 1565 1276
Average salary £45,000 £43,100 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.40% +7.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +2.38%

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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 2015. 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 +15 45 £42,000 +5.00% 6
Coventry - 19 £60,000 - 3
Warwickshire -23 2 £57,500 +64.28%
Shropshire - 2 - -
Law
England

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 40 (32.79%) ITIL
2 35 (28.69%) Transition Management
3 33 (27.05%) Windows
4 30 (24.59%) Business Development
5 25 (20.49%) Legal
6 23 (18.85%) PRINCE2
7 21 (17.21%) ITSM
7 21 (17.21%) Service Management
7 21 (17.21%) Retail
8 20 (16.39%) Project Management
8 20 (16.39%) Windows 7
9 19 (15.57%) Active Directory
10 18 (14.75%) E-Commerce
10 18 (14.75%) Agile Software Development
11 17 (13.93%) Blackberry
11 17 (13.93%) ISEB
11 17 (13.93%) PRINCE
11 17 (13.93%) C#
12 16 (13.11%) SQL Server
12 16 (13.11%) Citrix
12 16 (13.11%) Microsoft
12 16 (13.11%) SCCM
13 15 (12.30%) Oracle
13 15 (12.30%) SQL
14 14 (11.48%) HTML
14 14 (11.48%) Workflow
15 13 (10.66%) Finance
15 13 (10.66%) Service Delivery
15 13 (10.66%) Degree
16 12 (9.84%) jQuery

Law
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 (3.28%) MS Exchange
1 4 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2000
1 4 (3.28%) WorkSite
2 3 (2.46%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.64%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (5.74%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.10%) MS Visio
2 5 (4.10%) MS Office
3 3 (2.46%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.82%) SAP FI
1 1 (0.82%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (0.82%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.74%) VPN
2 4 (3.28%) 3G
3 3 (2.46%) OSPF
3 3 (2.46%) BGP
3 3 (2.46%) EIGRP
3 3 (2.46%) Firewall
3 3 (2.46%) VLAN
3 3 (2.46%) Network Security
3 3 (2.46%) LAN
3 3 (2.46%) WAN
4 2 (1.64%) Internet
4 2 (1.64%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (13.11%) SQL Server
2 11 (9.02%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (6.56%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (3.28%) MySQL
5 3 (2.46%) MS Access
6 2 (1.64%) Data Mining
6 2 (1.64%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.64%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.82%) SAP BW
General
1 25 (20.49%) Legal
2 21 (17.21%) Retail
3 13 (10.66%) Finance
4 7 (5.74%) Pharmaceutical
5 6 (4.92%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.64%) Advertising
7 1 (0.82%) Publishing
7 1 (0.82%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 31 (25.41%) Transition Manager
2 19 (15.57%) Developer
3 16 (13.11%) Analyst
3 16 (13.11%) Desktop Support
4 12 (9.84%) Architect
4 12 (9.84%) Service Manager
4 12 (9.84%) 2nd Line Support
4 12 (9.84%) Team Leader
4 12 (9.84%) Infrastructure Architect
4 12 (9.84%) Support Team Leader
4 12 (9.84%) Service Transition Manager
5 11 (9.02%) Desktop Support Team Leader
5 11 (9.02%) Desktop Team Leader
6 7 (5.74%) PHP Web Developer
6 7 (5.74%) PHP Developer
6 7 (5.74%) Web Developer
7 6 (4.92%) Project Manager
7 6 (4.92%) Business Analyst
8 5 (4.10%) Senior Manager
8 5 (4.10%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (11.48%) HTML
2 12 (9.84%) jQuery
3 11 (9.02%) .NET
4 10 (8.20%) ASP.NET
5 9 (7.38%) CSS
6 7 (5.74%) XML
7 5 (4.10%) XSLT
7 5 (4.10%) WCF
7 5 (4.10%) WPF
7 5 (4.10%) WinForms
8 3 (2.46%) Spring
8 3 (2.46%) JSON
8 3 (2.46%) Hibernate
8 3 (2.46%) J2EE
8 3 (2.46%) Servlets
8 3 (2.46%) Struts
8 3 (2.46%) Web Services
9 1 (0.82%) Apache Flex
9 1 (0.82%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.93%) Blackberry
2 11 (9.02%) User Experience
3 10 (8.20%) Life Science
4 3 (2.46%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.64%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.82%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.82%) iPhone
6 1 (0.82%) iPad
6 1 (0.82%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.82%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.82%) EPoS
6 1 (0.82%) Chip and PIN
Operating Systems
1 33 (27.05%) Windows
2 20 (16.39%) Windows 7
3 12 (9.84%) Linux
4 5 (4.10%) Windows XP
5 4 (3.28%) Windows 2000
6 1 (0.82%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (32.79%) ITIL
2 35 (28.69%) Transition Management
3 30 (24.59%) Business Development
4 23 (18.85%) PRINCE2
5 21 (17.21%) Service Management
5 21 (17.21%) ITSM
6 20 (16.39%) Project Management
7 18 (14.75%) E-Commerce
7 18 (14.75%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (13.93%) PRINCE
9 14 (11.48%) Workflow
10 13 (10.66%) Service Delivery
11 11 (9.02%) Time Management
12 7 (5.74%) Web Application Development
13 5 (4.10%) Enterprise Architecture
13 5 (4.10%) Programme Management
13 5 (4.10%) UML
13 5 (4.10%) OO
14 4 (3.28%) Stakeholder Management
14 4 (3.28%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (13.93%) C#
2 15 (12.30%) SQL
3 12 (9.84%) JavaScript
4 9 (7.38%) PHP
5 7 (5.74%) VB.NET
6 5 (4.10%) T-SQL
7 4 (3.28%) C
7 4 (3.28%) Java
8 3 (2.46%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.64%) VBScript
10 1 (0.82%) Perl
10 1 (0.82%) ABAP
10 1 (0.82%) Python
Qualifications
1 17 (13.93%) ISEB
2 13 (10.66%) Degree
3 12 (9.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 6 (4.92%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (3.28%) CISSP
6 3 (2.46%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (2.46%) CCNP
6 3 (2.46%) CCNA
6 3 (2.46%) PCI QSA
6 3 (2.46%) CRISC
7 2 (1.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (1.64%) HND
7 2 (1.64%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.82%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.82%) EnCE
8 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.82%) CISA
8 1 (0.82%) CISM
8 1 (0.82%) MCDST
8 1 (0.82%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.28%) QA
2 3 (2.46%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 19 (15.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 16 (13.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (13.11%) Microsoft
1 16 (13.11%) Citrix
2 15 (12.30%) Oracle
3 12 (9.84%) Red Hat
4 5 (4.10%) LANDesk
5 4 (3.28%) Apple
5 4 (3.28%) AppSense
5 4 (3.28%) Cisco
5 4 (3.28%) Interwoven
6 3 (2.46%) Adobe
7 2 (1.64%) IBM
7 2 (1.64%) SAP
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