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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Law
Rank 173 155 183
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +28
Permanent jobs citing Law 43 45 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.80% 0.93% 0.42%
As % of the General category 2.51% 2.46% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 40 30 18
Average salary £55,000 £30,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+83.33% -22.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £17,350
10% offered a salary of more than £70,050 £48,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -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
1713 1830 1565
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 31.99% 37.72% 33.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1436 1439 1290
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £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 24 December 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 24 December 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 -12 31 £56,250 +89.07% 1
Coventry -5 5 £55,000 - 5
Staffordshire +3 3 £48,000 -
Warwickshire -5 3 £47,500 -
Law
England

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 36 (37.50%) Legal
2 29 (30.21%) Workflow
3 27 (28.13%) ITIL
4 24 (25.00%) Transition Management
5 21 (21.88%) SQL Server
6 19 (19.79%) C#
6 19 (19.79%) Business Development
7 18 (18.75%) PRINCE2
7 18 (18.75%) Project Management
7 18 (18.75%) Service Management
7 18 (18.75%) ITSM
8 17 (17.71%) SQL Server 2008
9 14 (14.58%) SQL
9 14 (14.58%) .NET
9 14 (14.58%) ISEB
9 14 (14.58%) Degree
10 12 (12.50%) Microsoft
10 12 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 11 (11.46%) VB.NET
11 11 (11.46%) Windows
12 10 (10.42%) MS Office
12 10 (10.42%) Finance
13 9 (9.38%) Windows 7
13 9 (9.38%) LexisNexis
14 8 (8.33%) MS Excel
14 8 (8.33%) Active Directory
14 8 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
15 7 (7.29%) HTML
16 6 (6.25%) JavaScript
16 6 (6.25%) ASP.NET

Law
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 3 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (10.42%) MS Office
2 8 (8.33%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.13%) MS Project
4 1 (1.04%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.08%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.25%) WAN
2 5 (5.21%) VPN
3 4 (4.17%) OSPF
3 4 (4.17%) BGP
3 4 (4.17%) EIGRP
3 4 (4.17%) Network Security
3 4 (4.17%) LAN
4 3 (3.13%) VLAN
4 3 (3.13%) Firewall
5 2 (2.08%) iSCSI
6 1 (1.04%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.04%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (1.04%) VPLS
6 1 (1.04%) IPsec
6 1 (1.04%) MPLS
6 1 (1.04%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (21.88%) SQL Server
2 17 (17.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (5.21%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (1.04%) ProC
General
1 36 (37.50%) Legal
2 10 (10.42%) Finance
3 4 (4.17%) Retail
4 2 (2.08%) Advertising
5 1 (1.04%) Automotive
5 1 (1.04%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 29 (30.21%) Developer
2 20 (20.83%) Transition Manager
3 12 (12.50%) Service Transition Manager
3 12 (12.50%) Senior Manager
3 12 (12.50%) Service Manager
3 12 (12.50%) SQL Developer
4 10 (10.42%) Analyst
5 8 (8.33%) Project Manager
5 8 (8.33%) Case Management Developer
6 7 (7.29%) Desktop Support
7 6 (6.25%) Data Centre Manager
7 6 (6.25%) Senior Service Manager
8 5 (5.21%) PHP Web Developer
8 5 (5.21%) Web Developer
8 5 (5.21%) PHP Developer
9 4 (4.17%) Coordinator
9 4 (4.17%) Business Analyst
9 4 (4.17%) Support Analyst
10 3 (3.13%) Network Engineer
10 3 (3.13%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (14.58%) .NET
2 7 (7.29%) HTML
3 6 (6.25%) ASP.NET
3 6 (6.25%) CSS
4 5 (5.21%) jQuery
5 4 (4.17%) XML
6 3 (3.13%) XSLT
6 3 (3.13%) WinForms
6 3 (3.13%) WCF
6 3 (3.13%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.13%) NHS
1 3 (3.13%) Blackberry
1 3 (3.13%) Life Science
1 3 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.08%) Economics
2 2 (2.08%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.04%) Social Media
3 1 (1.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (11.46%) Windows
2 9 (9.38%) Windows 7
3 5 (5.21%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (30.21%) Workflow
2 27 (28.13%) ITIL
3 24 (25.00%) Transition Management
4 19 (19.79%) Business Development
5 18 (18.75%) PRINCE2
5 18 (18.75%) Project Management
5 18 (18.75%) Service Management
5 18 (18.75%) ITSM
6 8 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (6.25%) E-Commerce
8 5 (5.21%) PRINCE
8 5 (5.21%) Web Application Development
9 4 (4.17%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 3 (3.13%) Change Control
10 3 (3.13%) Business Analysis
10 3 (3.13%) Enterprise Architecture
10 3 (3.13%) Security Management
10 3 (3.13%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (3.13%) Information Security
10 3 (3.13%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (19.79%) C#
2 14 (14.58%) SQL
3 11 (11.46%) VB.NET
4 6 (6.25%) JavaScript
5 5 (5.21%) PHP
6 3 (3.13%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (14.58%) ISEB
1 14 (14.58%) Degree
2 6 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (4.17%) CCNP
3 4 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (3.13%) CCNA
4 3 (3.13%) CISA
4 3 (3.13%) CISM
5 2 (2.08%) IRCA
5 2 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (2.08%) CCA
5 2 (2.08%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (2.08%) CISSP
5 2 (2.08%) MCSE
5 2 (2.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (2.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.04%) CCSA
6 1 (1.04%) CCSE
6 1 (1.04%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (5.21%) QA
3 1 (1.04%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.08%) XenApp
2 2 (2.08%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (6.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 9 (9.38%) LexisNexis
3 4 (4.17%) AppSense
4 3 (3.13%) VMware
5 2 (2.08%) Cisco
5 2 (2.08%) HP
5 2 (2.08%) Citrix
6 1 (1.04%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.04%) LANDesk
6 1 (1.04%) ProCurve
Coventry
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £32000 per annum + Bonus and package
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus Bens Career
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
SCC
Posted: 13 days ago