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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Law
Rank 139 136 186
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +50
Permanent jobs citing Law 76 71 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.44% 1.38% 0.30%
As % of the General category 4.05% 3.42% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 61 70 13
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,400 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +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
1875 2077 1741
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 35.55% 40.47% 34.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1500 1698 1343
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £62,500 £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 22 May 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 22 May 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 43 £40,750 +1.87% 7
Coventry - 29 £58,000 - 4
Shropshire - 2 - -
Warwickshire -18 1 £50,000 +42.85% 1
Solihull - 1 £40,000 -
Law
England

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 38 (28.36%) ITIL
2 36 (26.87%) Windows
2 36 (26.87%) Transition Management
3 35 (26.12%) Business Development
4 32 (23.88%) Retail
5 28 (20.90%) E-Commerce
6 26 (19.40%) PRINCE2
6 26 (19.40%) Agile Software Development
7 25 (18.66%) HTML
7 25 (18.66%) Oracle
8 22 (16.42%) Legal
8 22 (16.42%) jQuery
9 21 (15.67%) Project Management
9 21 (15.67%) SQL
10 20 (14.93%) SQL Server
10 20 (14.93%) ISEB
10 20 (14.93%) Service Management
10 20 (14.93%) ITSM
11 19 (14.18%) Blackberry
11 19 (14.18%) Windows 7
12 18 (13.43%) Degree
12 18 (13.43%) Citrix
12 18 (13.43%) Active Directory
12 18 (13.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 18 (13.43%) PRINCE
12 18 (13.43%) C#
13 17 (12.69%) JavaScript
14 15 (11.19%) Finance
15 14 (10.45%) Life Science
16 13 (9.70%) Workflow

Law
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 7 (5.22%) WebSphere
2 6 (4.48%) MS Exchange
2 6 (4.48%) WorkSite
2 6 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2000
3 1 (0.75%) GlassFish
3 1 (0.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (5.97%) MS Office
2 6 (4.48%) MS Visio
3 5 (3.73%) MS Excel
4 4 (2.99%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.75%) SAP FI
1 1 (0.75%) SAP CO
1 1 (0.75%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.22%) VPN
2 6 (4.48%) 3G
3 2 (1.49%) Internet
3 2 (1.49%) Extranet
4 1 (0.75%) VLAN
4 1 (0.75%) Network Security
4 1 (0.75%) LAN
4 1 (0.75%) WAN
4 1 (0.75%) Firewall
4 1 (0.75%) OSPF
4 1 (0.75%) BGP
4 1 (0.75%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (14.93%) SQL Server
2 12 (8.96%) MySQL
3 11 (8.21%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (5.22%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (2.99%) MS Access
6 3 (2.24%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.24%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (1.49%) Data Mining
7 2 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.75%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (0.75%) Hudson
1 1 (0.75%) Subversion
1 1 (0.75%) Git (software)
General
1 32 (23.88%) Retail
2 22 (16.42%) Legal
3 15 (11.19%) Finance
4 11 (8.21%) Pharmaceutical
5 9 (6.72%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.75%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 35 (26.12%) Transition Manager
2 31 (23.13%) Developer
3 17 (12.69%) Analyst
4 13 (9.70%) Service Transition Manager
4 13 (9.70%) Service Manager
5 12 (8.96%) Support Team Leader
5 12 (8.96%) Team Leader
5 12 (8.96%) Infrastructure Architect
5 12 (8.96%) 2nd Line Support
5 12 (8.96%) Architect
5 12 (8.96%) Desktop Support
6 11 (8.21%) Java Developer
6 11 (8.21%) Desktop Team Leader
6 11 (8.21%) Desktop Support Team Leader
7 7 (5.22%) C# Developer
7 7 (5.22%) Software Developer
7 7 (5.22%) Business Analyst
8 6 (4.48%) Service Analyst
8 6 (4.48%) Web Developer
8 6 (4.48%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (18.66%) HTML
2 22 (16.42%) jQuery
3 13 (9.70%) CSS
4 12 (8.96%) .NET
5 11 (8.21%) Hibernate
5 11 (8.21%) J2EE
5 11 (8.21%) ASP.NET
5 11 (8.21%) Servlets
6 10 (7.46%) Spring
6 10 (7.46%) JSON
6 10 (7.46%) Struts
6 10 (7.46%) Web Services
7 9 (6.72%) XML
8 7 (5.22%) WCF
8 7 (5.22%) WPF
8 7 (5.22%) XSLT
8 7 (5.22%) WinForms
9 1 (0.75%) RESTful
9 1 (0.75%) JSF
9 1 (0.75%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 19 (14.18%) Blackberry
2 14 (10.45%) Life Science
3 11 (8.21%) User Experience
4 2 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.49%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.75%) iPad
5 1 (0.75%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.75%) Statistics
5 1 (0.75%) Data Extraction
5 1 (0.75%) iPhone
5 1 (0.75%) EPoS
5 1 (0.75%) Chip and PIN
5 1 (0.75%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 36 (26.87%) Windows
2 19 (14.18%) Windows 7
3 13 (9.70%) Linux
4 9 (6.72%) Windows XP
5 6 (4.48%) Windows 2000
6 3 (2.24%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (28.36%) ITIL
2 36 (26.87%) Transition Management
3 35 (26.12%) Business Development
4 28 (20.90%) E-Commerce
5 26 (19.40%) PRINCE2
5 26 (19.40%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (15.67%) Project Management
7 20 (14.93%) Service Management
7 20 (14.93%) ITSM
8 18 (13.43%) PRINCE
9 13 (9.70%) Workflow
10 12 (8.96%) Service Delivery
11 11 (8.21%) Time Management
12 8 (5.97%) Web Application Development
13 7 (5.22%) Enterprise Architecture
13 7 (5.22%) Document Management
13 7 (5.22%) UML
13 7 (5.22%) OO
14 6 (4.48%) Kalman Filter
15 3 (2.24%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (15.67%) SQL
2 18 (13.43%) C#
3 17 (12.69%) JavaScript
4 13 (9.70%) Java
5 12 (8.96%) PHP
6 9 (6.72%) VB.NET
7 7 (5.22%) T-SQL
8 5 (3.73%) C
9 3 (2.24%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.49%) VBScript
11 1 (0.75%) Apex Code
11 1 (0.75%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.75%) Python
11 1 (0.75%) Perl
11 1 (0.75%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 20 (14.93%) ISEB
2 18 (13.43%) Degree
2 18 (13.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (2.24%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.49%) HND
4 2 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.49%) CISSP
4 2 (1.49%) PCI QSA
4 2 (1.49%) CRISC
5 1 (0.75%) MCDST
5 1 (0.75%) CIPD
5 1 (0.75%) MCITP
5 1 (0.75%) EnCE
5 1 (0.75%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.75%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.75%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.75%) CCNP
5 1 (0.75%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.24%) QA
2 2 (1.49%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (13.43%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (8.21%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (18.66%) Oracle
2 18 (13.43%) Citrix
3 13 (9.70%) Microsoft
4 12 (8.96%) Red Hat
5 7 (5.22%) IBM
6 6 (4.48%) Interwoven
6 6 (4.48%) Apple
6 6 (4.48%) Cisco
6 6 (4.48%) LANDesk
7 4 (2.99%) Adobe
7 4 (2.99%) SAP
8 2 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.49%) HP
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Synergize Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum + Car / Allowance + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwickshire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Coventry
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 11 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
SCC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Coventry
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Package + Pension
Posted: 14 days ago
Coventry
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Coventry
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits/Progression
Posted: 20 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits/Progression
Posted: 24 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 26 days ago