The first 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 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Law
Rank 137 183 165
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -18
Permanent jobs citing Law 61 19 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.23% 0.38% 0.60%
As % of the General category 3.14% 1.14% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 56 18 22
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £26,850 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £56,500 £64,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
General Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1942 1660 1570
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 39.27% 33.14% 33.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1575 1256 1335
Average salary £43,100 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
Law
England

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 April 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 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +15 31 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Warwickshire - 19 £32,500 - 1
Worcestershire - 6 £38,500 -
Law
England

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 35 (36.46%) SQL Server
2 33 (34.38%) Legal
2 33 (34.38%) .NET
3 30 (31.25%) VB.NET
4 29 (30.21%) C#
5 28 (29.17%) Microsoft
6 25 (26.04%) ASP.NET
7 23 (23.96%) Project Management
8 21 (21.88%) SQL
9 20 (20.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 19 (19.79%) ITIL
10 19 (19.79%) Finance
11 17 (17.71%) PRINCE2
12 15 (15.63%) Windows
12 15 (15.63%) MS Excel
13 13 (13.54%) Workflow
13 13 (13.54%) XML
13 13 (13.54%) HTML
14 12 (12.50%) Web Services
14 12 (12.50%) Visual Studio
14 12 (12.50%) Business Development
14 12 (12.50%) Degree
15 11 (11.46%) MVC
16 10 (10.42%) Service Management
16 10 (10.42%) Web Development
16 10 (10.42%) Transition Management
17 9 (9.38%) Ajax
17 9 (9.38%) ITSM
17 9 (9.38%) MS Access
17 9 (9.38%) Business Intelligence

Law
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 8 (8.33%) WorkSite
2 6 (6.25%) MS Exchange
3 5 (5.21%) CMS
4 3 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (2.08%) Lync
6 1 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2000
6 1 (1.04%) WordPress
6 1 (1.04%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (15.63%) MS Excel
2 8 (8.33%) MS Office
3 6 (6.25%) MS Visio
4 3 (3.13%) MS Project
5 2 (2.08%) Photoshop
6 1 (1.04%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 4 (4.17%) Visualfiles
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.33%) LAN
2 7 (7.29%) VLAN
2 7 (7.29%) WAN
2 7 (7.29%) VPN
3 5 (5.21%) Firewall
4 3 (3.13%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.08%) SAN
6 1 (1.04%) NetScaler
6 1 (1.04%) MPLS
6 1 (1.04%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.04%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (36.46%) SQL Server
2 20 (20.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (9.38%) MS Access
4 8 (8.33%) OLAP
4 8 (8.33%) Crystal Reports
4 8 (8.33%) Oracle Database
5 6 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.04%) DTS
Development Applications
1 12 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 33 (34.38%) Legal
2 19 (19.79%) Finance
3 8 (8.33%) Military
4 2 (2.08%) Marketing
5 1 (1.04%) Publishing
5 1 (1.04%) Banking
5 1 (1.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (36.46%) Developer
2 16 (16.67%) Analyst
3 14 (14.58%) .NET Developer
4 13 (13.54%) ASP.NET Developer
5 9 (9.38%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (9.38%) Transition Manager
5 9 (9.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 9 (9.38%) Project Manager
5 9 (9.38%) C# Developer
6 8 (8.33%) VB.NET Developer
6 8 (8.33%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (7.29%) Service Transition Manager
7 7 (7.29%) Service Manager
7 7 (7.29%) Software Developer
8 6 (6.25%) Business Analyst
8 6 (6.25%) MI Analyst
9 5 (5.21%) NHS Project Manager
10 4 (4.17%) Network Engineer
10 4 (4.17%) Coordinator
10 4 (4.17%) Case Management Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (34.38%) .NET
2 25 (26.04%) ASP.NET
3 13 (13.54%) XML
3 13 (13.54%) HTML
4 12 (12.50%) Web Services
5 9 (9.38%) Ajax
6 8 (8.33%) XSLT
6 8 (8.33%) WinForms
6 8 (8.33%) jQuery
6 8 (8.33%) WPF
6 8 (8.33%) .NET Framework
7 6 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (6.25%) WCF
8 1 (1.04%) HTML5
8 1 (1.04%) ADO.NET
8 1 (1.04%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.25%) NHS
2 1 (1.04%) Social Media
2 1 (1.04%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (1.04%) Open Source
2 1 (1.04%) Blog
2 1 (1.04%) W3C
2 1 (1.04%) Client/Server
2 1 (1.04%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.04%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 15 (15.63%) Windows
2 3 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (3.13%) Windows XP
3 2 (2.08%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.04%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (23.96%) Project Management
2 19 (19.79%) ITIL
3 17 (17.71%) PRINCE2
4 13 (13.54%) Workflow
5 12 (12.50%) Business Development
6 11 (11.46%) MVC
7 10 (10.42%) Service Management
7 10 (10.42%) Web Development
7 10 (10.42%) Transition Management
8 9 (9.38%) ITSM
8 9 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (8.33%) Scrum
9 8 (8.33%) Digital Forensics
10 7 (7.29%) Change Management
11 5 (5.21%) Continuous Improvement
12 4 (4.17%) ETL
12 4 (4.17%) Strategic Planning
12 4 (4.17%) Data Management
13 3 (3.13%) Process Improvement
13 3 (3.13%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 30 (31.25%) VB.NET
2 29 (30.21%) C#
3 21 (21.88%) SQL
4 8 (8.33%) C++
4 8 (8.33%) C
4 8 (8.33%) VB
4 8 (8.33%) VBA
5 6 (6.25%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.04%) VBScript
6 1 (1.04%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (12.50%) Degree
2 9 (9.38%) ISEB
3 7 (7.29%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (4.17%) CCNP
4 4 (4.17%) CCNA
4 4 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (2.08%) MCP
6 2 (2.08%) MCSE
6 2 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (2.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (2.08%) MOS
7 1 (1.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.13%) QA
2 1 (1.04%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.13%) vSphere
2 3 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.04%) XenApp
3 1 (1.04%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.04%) XenMobile
1 1 (1.04%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (1.04%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 28 (29.17%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.33%) Cisco
2 8 (8.33%) Oracle
3 4 (4.17%) VMware
4 3 (3.13%) Citrix
5 2 (2.08%) Symantec
6 1 (1.04%) Kaspersky
6 1 (1.04%) NetApp
6 1 (1.04%) Remedy
6 1 (1.04%) HP
6 1 (1.04%) Adobe
West Midlands
Venturi
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + car allow+bonus+ben
Posted: 6 days ago
Warwickshire
Venturi
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + full benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Jagger Talent Commercial Recruiters
Salary: £50,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago