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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Law
Rank 170 156 180
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +24
Permanent jobs citing Law 54 43 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.97% 0.80% 0.60%
As % of the General category 2.74% 1.93% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 52 21 26
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +49.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £20,000 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.25% -5.88%
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
1968 2230 1720
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 35.36% 41.61% 35.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1591 1799 1394
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,540 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £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 18 September 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 18 September 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 +14 50 £35,000 -17.64% 4
Worcestershire - 1 £30,500 -
Law
England

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 49 (39.84%) Legal
2 36 (29.27%) SQL Server
3 34 (27.64%) Project Management
4 32 (26.02%) Workflow
5 30 (24.39%) .NET
6 29 (23.58%) SQL
7 28 (22.76%) ITIL
7 28 (22.76%) MS Excel
8 25 (20.33%) PRINCE2
8 25 (20.33%) C#
8 25 (20.33%) Business Development
8 25 (20.33%) Transition Management
9 24 (19.51%) Agile Software Development
9 24 (19.51%) Service Management
10 23 (18.70%) ITSM
10 23 (18.70%) ISEB
11 22 (17.89%) VB.NET
12 21 (17.07%) Windows
13 18 (14.63%) MS Office
14 17 (13.82%) ASP.NET
14 17 (13.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 17 (13.82%) Degree
15 16 (13.01%) Microsoft
15 16 (13.01%) Finance
16 15 (12.20%) Active Directory
16 15 (12.20%) HTML
16 15 (12.20%) SQL Server 2008
17 14 (11.38%) WPF
17 14 (11.38%) XML
18 13 (10.57%) XSLT

Law
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 7 (5.69%) MS Exchange
2 4 (3.25%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (3.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (2.44%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2000
5 1 (0.81%) WorkSite
Applications
1 28 (22.76%) MS Excel
2 18 (14.63%) MS Office
3 6 (4.88%) MS Project
4 3 (2.44%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.81%) Adobe Captivate
5 1 (0.81%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.63%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.50%) VPN
1 8 (6.50%) WAN
2 6 (4.88%) LAN
3 4 (3.25%) Ethernet
3 4 (3.25%) TCP/IP
3 4 (3.25%) VLAN
4 3 (2.44%) NetScaler
4 3 (2.44%) MPLS
4 3 (2.44%) SAN
5 2 (1.63%) Firewall
5 2 (1.63%) Wireless
5 2 (1.63%) iSCSI
6 1 (0.81%) 3G
6 1 (0.81%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (29.27%) SQL Server
2 17 (13.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 15 (12.20%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (5.69%) Oracle Database
4 7 (5.69%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.63%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.81%) OLAP
7 1 (0.81%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (6.50%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.81%) ProC
General
1 49 (39.84%) Legal
2 16 (13.01%) Finance
3 7 (5.69%) Military
4 1 (0.81%) Banking
4 1 (0.81%) Retail
4 1 (0.81%) Marketing
4 1 (0.81%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (30.89%) Developer
2 25 (20.33%) Transition Manager
3 24 (19.51%) Analyst
4 23 (18.70%) Senior Manager
5 16 (13.01%) Service Transition Manager
5 16 (13.01%) Service Manager
6 15 (12.20%) Senior Service Manager
7 14 (11.38%) SQL Developer
8 12 (9.76%) Business Analyst
9 8 (6.50%) Case Management Developer
10 6 (4.88%) C# Developer
10 6 (4.88%) Project Coordinator
10 6 (4.88%) Coordinator
11 5 (4.07%) SQL DBA
11 5 (4.07%) Digital Producer
11 5 (4.07%) Project Manager
11 5 (4.07%) DBA
12 4 (3.25%) Network Analyst
12 4 (3.25%) .NET Developer
13 3 (2.44%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (24.39%) .NET
2 17 (13.82%) ASP.NET
3 15 (12.20%) HTML
4 14 (11.38%) WPF
4 14 (11.38%) XML
5 13 (10.57%) XSLT
5 13 (10.57%) WinForms
5 13 (10.57%) WCF
6 10 (8.13%) Web Services
7 7 (5.69%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (5.69%) jQuery
7 7 (5.69%) .NET Framework
7 7 (5.69%) Ajax
8 2 (1.63%) Silverlight
9 1 (0.81%) HTML5
9 1 (0.81%) ADO.NET
9 1 (0.81%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.50%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.07%) Social Media
2 5 (4.07%) Blackberry
3 3 (2.44%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.44%) Replication
3 3 (2.44%) NHS
3 3 (2.44%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.63%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.63%) Economics
5 1 (0.81%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 21 (17.07%) Windows
2 13 (10.57%) Windows XP
3 11 (8.94%) Windows 7
4 5 (4.07%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (4.07%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.63%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (27.64%) Project Management
2 32 (26.02%) Workflow
3 28 (22.76%) ITIL
4 25 (20.33%) PRINCE2
4 25 (20.33%) Business Development
4 25 (20.33%) Transition Management
5 24 (19.51%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (19.51%) Service Management
6 23 (18.70%) ITSM
7 10 (8.13%) Web Development
8 9 (7.32%) E-Commerce
8 9 (7.32%) UML
9 8 (6.50%) MVC
10 7 (5.69%) Digital Forensics
10 7 (5.69%) Enterprise Architecture
10 7 (5.69%) Scrum
11 6 (4.88%) OO
11 6 (4.88%) Business Transformation
12 5 (4.07%) Waterfall
12 5 (4.07%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 29 (23.58%) SQL
2 25 (20.33%) C#
3 22 (17.89%) VB.NET
4 9 (7.32%) T-SQL
5 7 (5.69%) C
5 7 (5.69%) C++
6 2 (1.63%) PHP
7 1 (0.81%) VB
7 1 (0.81%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 23 (18.70%) ISEB
2 17 (13.82%) Degree
3 3 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.44%) MCSE
4 2 (1.63%) IRCA
4 2 (1.63%) CCA
4 2 (1.63%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (1.63%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.63%) CISA
4 2 (1.63%) CISM
4 2 (1.63%) MOS
4 2 (1.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.81%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.81%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.44%) QA
System Software
1 15 (12.20%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.88%) vSphere
3 5 (4.07%) XenApp
4 4 (3.25%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (2.44%) XenDesktop
5 3 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (2.44%) XenMobile
1 3 (2.44%) Backup Exec
1 3 (2.44%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 16 (13.01%) Microsoft
2 10 (8.13%) LexisNexis
3 9 (7.32%) Citrix
4 8 (6.50%) Cisco
4 8 (6.50%) VMware
5 7 (5.69%) Oracle
6 5 (4.07%) HP
7 3 (2.44%) Kaspersky
7 3 (2.44%) Symantec
7 3 (2.44%) NetApp
8 2 (1.63%) Remedy
9 1 (0.81%) LANDesk
9 1 (0.81%) ProCurve
9 1 (0.81%) Interwoven
9 1 (0.81%) SmartStream
9 1 (0.81%) Adobe
9 1 (0.81%) Apple
9 1 (0.81%) Sage
9 1 (0.81%) Cognos
9 1 (0.81%) PeopleSoft
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
FT Select
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus car allowance and benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + car allowance + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + car and excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + car and excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
West Midlands
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Career Progression Fully expensed
Posted: 20 days ago