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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Law
Rank 149 133 183
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +50
Permanent jobs citing Law 62 50 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.22% 1.13% 0.37%
As % of the General category 3.54% 2.84% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 47 45 17
Average salary £60,000 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+71.42% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,500 £25,100
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
1752 1761 1588
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 34.39% 39.63% 32.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1434 1394 1198
Average salary £44,250 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.56% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,600 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 +6 39 £52,500 +31.25% 8
Coventry - 20 £60,000 - 3
Warwickshire -26 2 £57,500 +64.28%
Shropshire - 1 - -
Law
England

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 36 (33.03%) ITIL
2 32 (29.36%) Transition Management
3 30 (27.52%) Windows
4 27 (24.77%) Business Development
5 24 (22.02%) Legal
6 20 (18.35%) PRINCE2
7 18 (16.51%) Service Management
7 18 (16.51%) ITSM
7 18 (16.51%) Windows 7
8 17 (15.60%) Retail
8 17 (15.60%) Active Directory
8 17 (15.60%) Project Management
9 16 (14.68%) PRINCE
9 16 (14.68%) SCCM
10 15 (13.76%) Blackberry
11 14 (12.84%) ISEB
11 14 (12.84%) Citrix
11 14 (12.84%) SQL
12 13 (11.93%) Degree
12 13 (11.93%) Agile Software Development
12 13 (11.93%) Service Delivery
12 13 (11.93%) E-Commerce
12 13 (11.93%) Microsoft
13 12 (11.01%) Red Hat
13 12 (11.01%) Linux
13 12 (11.01%) C#
13 12 (11.01%) Oracle
13 12 (11.01%) SQL Server
13 12 (11.01%) Workflow
14 11 (10.09%) Finance

Law
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (2.75%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.83%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2000
2 2 (1.83%) WorkSite
Applications
1 5 (4.59%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.67%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.75%) MS Office
4 2 (1.83%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.92%) SAP FI
1 1 (0.92%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (0.92%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.59%) VPN
2 4 (3.67%) LAN
2 4 (3.67%) WAN
2 4 (3.67%) OSPF
2 4 (3.67%) BGP
2 4 (3.67%) EIGRP
2 4 (3.67%) Network Security
3 3 (2.75%) VLAN
3 3 (2.75%) Firewall
4 2 (1.83%) Extranet
4 2 (1.83%) 3G
5 1 (0.92%) MPLS
5 1 (0.92%) VPLS
5 1 (0.92%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.92%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (0.92%) IPsec
5 1 (0.92%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.92%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.01%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (6.42%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.83%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.83%) MS Access
5 1 (0.92%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.92%) SAP BW
General
1 24 (22.02%) Legal
2 17 (15.60%) Retail
3 11 (10.09%) Finance
4 7 (6.42%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (3.67%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.83%) Advertising
7 1 (0.92%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 28 (25.69%) Transition Manager
2 16 (14.68%) Desktop Support
3 14 (12.84%) Analyst
3 14 (12.84%) Service Manager
3 14 (12.84%) Service Transition Manager
4 12 (11.01%) Team Leader
4 12 (11.01%) Infrastructure Architect
4 12 (11.01%) 2nd Line Support
4 12 (11.01%) Support Team Leader
4 12 (11.01%) Developer
4 12 (11.01%) Architect
5 11 (10.09%) Desktop Team Leader
5 11 (10.09%) Desktop Support Team Leader
6 7 (6.42%) PHP Web Developer
6 7 (6.42%) Web Developer
6 7 (6.42%) PHP Developer
7 6 (5.50%) Project Manager
7 6 (5.50%) Business Analyst
8 5 (4.59%) Senior Manager
8 5 (4.59%) Data Centre Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.26%) HTML
2 7 (6.42%) .NET
2 7 (6.42%) ASP.NET
2 7 (6.42%) CSS
2 7 (6.42%) jQuery
3 5 (4.59%) XML
4 3 (2.75%) XSLT
4 3 (2.75%) WinForms
4 3 (2.75%) WCF
4 3 (2.75%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.76%) Blackberry
2 11 (10.09%) User Experience
3 9 (8.26%) Life Science
4 3 (2.75%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.92%) EPoS
5 1 (0.92%) Chip and PIN
5 1 (0.92%) iPhone
5 1 (0.92%) iPad
5 1 (0.92%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 30 (27.52%) Windows
2 18 (16.51%) Windows 7
3 12 (11.01%) Linux
4 3 (2.75%) Windows XP
5 2 (1.83%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (33.03%) ITIL
2 32 (29.36%) Transition Management
3 27 (24.77%) Business Development
4 20 (18.35%) PRINCE2
5 18 (16.51%) Service Management
5 18 (16.51%) ITSM
6 17 (15.60%) Project Management
7 16 (14.68%) PRINCE
8 13 (11.93%) E-Commerce
8 13 (11.93%) Service Delivery
8 13 (11.93%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (11.01%) Workflow
10 11 (10.09%) Time Management
11 7 (6.42%) Web Application Development
12 5 (4.59%) Programme Management
13 4 (3.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 4 (3.67%) Stakeholder Management
14 3 (2.75%) Security Management
14 3 (2.75%) UML
14 3 (2.75%) OO
Programming Languages
1 14 (12.84%) SQL
2 12 (11.01%) C#
3 9 (8.26%) JavaScript
4 7 (6.42%) PHP
5 5 (4.59%) VB.NET
6 3 (2.75%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.83%) C
7 2 (1.83%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.92%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 14 (12.84%) ISEB
2 13 (11.93%) Degree
3 11 (10.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 6 (5.50%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (3.67%) CCNP
5 4 (3.67%) CISSP
5 4 (3.67%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (2.75%) CCNA
6 3 (2.75%) PCI QSA
6 3 (2.75%) CRISC
7 2 (1.83%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (1.83%) HND
7 2 (1.83%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.92%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.92%) CISA
8 1 (0.92%) CISM
8 1 (0.92%) CCSA
8 1 (0.92%) CCSE
8 1 (0.92%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.67%) QA
2 3 (2.75%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (15.60%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 16 (14.68%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (12.84%) Citrix
2 13 (11.93%) Microsoft
3 12 (11.01%) Oracle
3 12 (11.01%) Red Hat
4 4 (3.67%) AppSense
5 3 (2.75%) LANDesk
5 3 (2.75%) Cisco
6 2 (1.83%) Apple
6 2 (1.83%) Interwoven
6 2 (1.83%) Adobe
7 1 (0.92%) SAP
7 1 (0.92%) CheckPoint
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