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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Law over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Law
England / West Midlands
Rank 187 184 159
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -25
Permanent jobs citing Law 21 45 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.44% 0.76% 1.10%
As % of the General category 1.18% 2.09% 3.40%
Number of salaries quoted 19 33 45
Median salary £36,500 £45,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.88% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,800 £21,600 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,500 £70,300
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +8.97%

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
1782 2150 1616
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 37.75% 36.42% 32.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1392 1680 1310
Median salary £41,125 £43,974 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.47% +3.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Law
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing Law as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 February 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Law within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +4 13 £24,000 -14.28% 4
Warwickshire +35 4 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Worcestershire -13 2 £36,500 -18.88% 1
Solihull - 1 £19,500 - 1
Law
England

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT jobs citing Law also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Law.

1 25 (42.37%) Legal
2 19 (32.20%) .NET
3 18 (30.51%) C#
3 18 (30.51%) Microsoft
4 15 (25.42%) VB.NET
4 15 (25.42%) iPad
5 12 (20.34%) MS Office
6 11 (18.64%) SQL Server
6 11 (18.64%) Project Management
7 10 (16.95%) HTML
7 10 (16.95%) JavaScript
7 10 (16.95%) SQL
8 9 (15.25%) Windows
8 9 (15.25%) XML
8 9 (15.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 9 (15.25%) Relational Database
9 8 (13.56%) SDLC
9 8 (13.56%) LexisNexis
9 8 (13.56%) Windows 7
9 8 (13.56%) Visual Studio
9 8 (13.56%) ASP.NET
10 7 (11.86%) MS Excel
10 7 (11.86%) PRINCE2
10 7 (11.86%) Workflow
10 7 (11.86%) Business Analysis
10 7 (11.86%) SQL Server 2005
10 7 (11.86%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (11.86%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (11.86%) Case Management
11 6 (10.17%) Degree

Law
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.39%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.69%) CMS
2 1 (1.69%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (1.69%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (1.69%) Umbraco
2 1 (1.69%) WordPress
Applications
1 12 (20.34%) MS Office
2 7 (11.86%) MS Excel
3 5 (8.47%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (6.78%) MS Project
5 3 (5.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Visualfiles
2 1 (1.69%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.47%) DNS
1 5 (8.47%) Firewall
1 5 (8.47%) HTTP
1 5 (8.47%) Intrusion Detection
1 5 (8.47%) TCP/IP
2 3 (5.08%) X.509
3 2 (3.39%) LAN
4 1 (1.69%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.64%) SQL Server
2 9 (15.25%) Relational Database
2 9 (15.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (11.86%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (11.86%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (10.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.39%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (3.39%) MS Access
6 1 (1.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (13.56%) Visual Studio
2 4 (6.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (3.39%) Subversion
3 2 (3.39%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.69%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.69%) JIRA
4 1 (1.69%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 25 (42.37%) Legal
2 5 (8.47%) Finance
3 1 (1.69%) Advertising
3 1 (1.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (30.51%) Developer
2 14 (23.73%) .NET Developer
3 13 (22.03%) Analyst
4 9 (15.25%) C# .NET Developer
4 9 (15.25%) C# Developer
4 9 (15.25%) Senior Developer
4 9 (15.25%) Software Developer
5 8 (13.56%) VB.NET Developer
6 7 (11.86%) .NET Software Developer
6 7 (11.86%) 1st Line Support
6 7 (11.86%) C# VB.NET Developer
6 7 (11.86%) Project Manager
6 7 (11.86%) Senior .NET Developer
6 7 (11.86%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 7 (11.86%) Senior C# Developer
6 7 (11.86%) Senior VB.NET Developer
7 6 (10.17%) IT Analyst
7 6 (10.17%) IT Support
7 6 (10.17%) Lead .NET Developer
7 6 (10.17%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (32.20%) .NET
2 10 (16.95%) HTML
3 9 (15.25%) XML
4 8 (13.56%) ASP.NET
5 3 (5.08%) CSS
6 2 (3.39%) XSD
7 1 (1.69%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (1.69%) Dojo
7 1 (1.69%) jQuery
7 1 (1.69%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 15 (25.42%) iPad
2 7 (11.86%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (8.47%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (1.69%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.69%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (15.25%) Windows
2 8 (13.56%) Windows 7
3 3 (5.08%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (18.64%) Project Management
2 8 (13.56%) SDLC
3 7 (11.86%) Business Analysis
3 7 (11.86%) Case Management
3 7 (11.86%) PRINCE2
3 7 (11.86%) Workflow
4 6 (10.17%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (8.47%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (8.47%) Change Management
5 5 (8.47%) Open Source
5 5 (8.47%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (8.47%) Security Architecture
5 5 (8.47%) SIEM
5 5 (8.47%) Workflow Development
6 4 (6.78%) Data Analysis
6 4 (6.78%) DevOps
6 4 (6.78%) Scrum
6 4 (6.78%) System Testing
6 4 (6.78%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (6.78%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 18 (30.51%) C#
2 15 (25.42%) VB.NET
3 10 (16.95%) JavaScript
3 10 (16.95%) SQL
4 5 (8.47%) VB
5 3 (5.08%) Java
6 2 (3.39%) C
6 2 (3.39%) T-SQL
6 2 (3.39%) VBA
7 1 (1.69%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (10.17%) Degree
2 2 (3.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.69%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.78%) QA
2 2 (3.39%) SLA
3 1 (1.69%) GDPR
3 1 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (8.47%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (8.47%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 5 (8.47%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 18 (30.51%) Microsoft
2 8 (13.56%) LexisNexis
3 2 (3.39%) Adobe
3 2 (3.39%) Mitel
3 2 (3.39%) Spiceworks
4 1 (1.69%) hybris
4 1 (1.69%) IBM
4 1 (1.69%) Sitecore
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