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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Law
Rank 155 168 187
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +19
Permanent jobs citing Law 56 32 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.11% 0.72% 0.38%
As % of the General category 3.42% 1.86% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 48 24 16
Average salary £55,000 £35,000 £26,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.14% +30.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,450 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,150 £48,000 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -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
1637 1718 1575
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 32.59% 38.85% 33.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1360 1333 1277
Average salary £42,500 £43,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.29% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £56,700 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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 26 January 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 26 January 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 0 37 £60,000 +71.42% 5
Coventry +3 12 £55,000 - 6
Staffordshire -2 3 £48,000 -
Warwickshire - 3 £47,500 -
Law
England

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 33 (32.04%) Legal
2 32 (31.07%) ITIL
3 28 (27.18%) Transition Management
4 23 (22.33%) Business Development
5 21 (20.39%) Workflow
5 21 (20.39%) Project Management
6 20 (19.42%) PRINCE2
6 20 (19.42%) ITSM
6 20 (19.42%) Service Management
7 18 (17.48%) Windows
8 17 (16.50%) SQL Server
9 16 (15.53%) ISEB
9 16 (15.53%) Degree
9 16 (15.53%) Windows 7
10 15 (14.56%) SQL Server 2008
11 14 (13.59%) Active Directory
11 14 (13.59%) C#
12 13 (12.62%) Finance
12 13 (12.62%) Microsoft
13 12 (11.65%) SQL
14 11 (10.68%) MS Office
15 10 (9.71%) .NET
15 10 (9.71%) Blackberry
15 10 (9.71%) PRINCE
15 10 (9.71%) Agile Software Development
15 10 (9.71%) SCCM
15 10 (9.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 9 (8.74%) Retail
17 7 (6.80%) E-Commerce
17 7 (6.80%) Windows XP

Law
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 3 (2.91%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.97%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2000
2 1 (0.97%) WorkSite
Applications
1 11 (10.68%) MS Office
2 5 (4.85%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.94%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.97%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.94%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.83%) VPN
1 6 (5.83%) WAN
2 4 (3.88%) Network Security
2 4 (3.88%) OSPF
2 4 (3.88%) BGP
2 4 (3.88%) EIGRP
2 4 (3.88%) LAN
3 3 (2.91%) Firewall
3 3 (2.91%) VLAN
4 2 (1.94%) iSCSI
5 1 (0.97%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.97%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (0.97%) VPLS
5 1 (0.97%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.97%) IPsec
5 1 (0.97%) Extranet
5 1 (0.97%) 3G
5 1 (0.97%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (16.50%) SQL Server
2 15 (14.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (9.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (5.83%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.97%) MS Access
5 1 (0.97%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.97%) ProC
General
1 33 (32.04%) Legal
2 13 (12.62%) Finance
3 9 (8.74%) Retail
4 2 (1.94%) Advertising
5 1 (0.97%) Automotive
5 1 (0.97%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 24 (23.30%) Transition Manager
2 22 (21.36%) Developer
3 14 (13.59%) Analyst
3 14 (13.59%) Service Manager
3 14 (13.59%) Service Transition Manager
4 12 (11.65%) Desktop Support
5 11 (10.68%) Senior Manager
6 9 (8.74%) Project Manager
6 9 (8.74%) SQL Developer
7 6 (5.83%) Business Analyst
7 6 (5.83%) 2nd Line Support
7 6 (5.83%) Team Leader
7 6 (5.83%) Support Team Leader
8 5 (4.85%) Data Centre Manager
8 5 (4.85%) PHP Developer
8 5 (4.85%) PHP Web Developer
8 5 (4.85%) Desktop Support Team Leader
8 5 (4.85%) Senior Service Manager
8 5 (4.85%) Desktop Team Leader
8 5 (4.85%) Case Management Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (9.71%) .NET
2 7 (6.80%) HTML
3 6 (5.83%) CSS
4 5 (4.85%) jQuery
4 5 (4.85%) ASP.NET
5 3 (2.91%) XML
6 1 (0.97%) XSLT
6 1 (0.97%) WinForms
6 1 (0.97%) WCF
6 1 (0.97%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.71%) Blackberry
2 6 (5.83%) Life Science
3 5 (4.85%) User Experience
4 3 (2.91%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.91%) NHS
5 2 (1.94%) Economics
5 2 (1.94%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.97%) EPoS
6 1 (0.97%) Chip and PIN
6 1 (0.97%) iPhone
6 1 (0.97%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 18 (17.48%) Windows
2 16 (15.53%) Windows 7
3 7 (6.80%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.97%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (31.07%) ITIL
2 28 (27.18%) Transition Management
3 23 (22.33%) Business Development
4 21 (20.39%) Project Management
4 21 (20.39%) Workflow
5 20 (19.42%) ITSM
5 20 (19.42%) Service Management
5 20 (19.42%) PRINCE2
6 10 (9.71%) PRINCE
6 10 (9.71%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (6.80%) E-Commerce
8 6 (5.83%) Service Delivery
9 5 (4.85%) Security Management
9 5 (4.85%) Programme Management
9 5 (4.85%) Time Management
9 5 (4.85%) Web Application Development
10 4 (3.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 3 (2.91%) Change Control
11 3 (2.91%) Information Security
11 3 (2.91%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (13.59%) C#
2 12 (11.65%) SQL
3 7 (6.80%) JavaScript
3 7 (6.80%) VB.NET
4 5 (4.85%) PHP
5 2 (1.94%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.97%) C
6 1 (0.97%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (15.53%) ISEB
1 16 (15.53%) Degree
2 6 (5.83%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (4.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (3.88%) CISSP
4 4 (3.88%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (3.88%) CCNP
5 3 (2.91%) CCNA
5 3 (2.91%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (2.91%) CISA
5 3 (2.91%) CISM
5 3 (2.91%) PCI QSA
5 3 (2.91%) CRISC
6 2 (1.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (1.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (1.94%) CCA
6 2 (1.94%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (1.94%) IRCA
6 2 (1.94%) MCSE
7 1 (0.97%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.83%) QA
2 3 (2.91%) PCI DSS
2 3 (2.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (13.59%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.94%) XenApp
2 2 (1.94%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (9.71%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (12.62%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.83%) LexisNexis
3 4 (3.88%) AppSense
4 3 (2.91%) VMware
4 3 (2.91%) Cisco
4 3 (2.91%) Citrix
5 2 (1.94%) HP
5 2 (1.94%) LANDesk
6 1 (0.97%) ProCurve
6 1 (0.97%) Adobe
6 1 (0.97%) Interwoven
6 1 (0.97%) Apple
6 1 (0.97%) CheckPoint
Birmingham
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £22000 - £23500 per annum + excellent company benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Synergize Consulting
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum Up to £65,000 + Car / Allowance DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £58000 per annum + Bonus & Package
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
SCC
Posted: 14 days ago
Coventry
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Birmingham
DP Connect
Salary: £22000 - £23000 per annum + BUPA, Overtime Pay, 5% Matched Pension
Posted: 18 days ago
Coventry
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus Bens Career
Posted: 19 days ago
Coventry
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £32000 per annum + Bonus and package
Posted: 21 days ago