The first 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Law
Rank 137 184 165
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -19
Permanent jobs citing Law 63 17 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.26% 0.33% 0.52%
As % of the General category 3.21% 1.00% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 58 16 20
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,850 £27,500 £28,850
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
General Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1962 1695 1543
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 39.33% 33.36% 33.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1594 1286 1316
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
Law
England

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 23 April 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 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +11 33 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Warwickshire - 19 £32,500 -
Worcestershire - 6 £38,500 - 1
Law
England

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 35 (37.23%) SQL Server
2 33 (35.11%) .NET
3 32 (34.04%) Legal
4 30 (31.91%) VB.NET
5 29 (30.85%) C#
6 27 (28.72%) Microsoft
7 25 (26.60%) ASP.NET
8 24 (25.53%) Project Management
9 21 (22.34%) SQL
9 21 (22.34%) Finance
10 20 (21.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 17 (18.09%) ITIL
12 16 (17.02%) PRINCE2
13 15 (15.96%) MS Excel
14 14 (14.89%) Workflow
15 13 (13.83%) Windows
16 12 (12.77%) Visual Studio
16 12 (12.77%) Web Services
16 12 (12.77%) XML
16 12 (12.77%) HTML
16 12 (12.77%) Business Development
17 11 (11.70%) Degree
17 11 (11.70%) MVC
18 10 (10.64%) Service Management
18 10 (10.64%) ITSM
18 10 (10.64%) ISEB
18 10 (10.64%) Web Development
18 10 (10.64%) Transition Management
19 9 (9.57%) Business Intelligence
19 9 (9.57%) MS Access

Law
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 7 (7.45%) WorkSite
2 5 (5.32%) MS Exchange
3 4 (4.26%) CMS
4 3 (3.19%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (3.19%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.06%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.06%) Lync
5 1 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 15 (15.96%) MS Excel
2 7 (7.45%) MS Visio
2 7 (7.45%) MS Office
3 3 (3.19%) MS Project
4 1 (1.06%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.06%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 4 (4.26%) Visualfiles
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.51%) LAN
2 7 (7.45%) WAN
2 7 (7.45%) VPN
2 7 (7.45%) VLAN
3 5 (5.32%) Firewall
4 3 (3.19%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.13%) SAN
6 1 (1.06%) MPLS
6 1 (1.06%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.06%) Wireless
6 1 (1.06%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (37.23%) SQL Server
2 20 (21.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (9.57%) MS Access
4 8 (8.51%) OLAP
4 8 (8.51%) Crystal Reports
4 8 (8.51%) Oracle Database
5 6 (6.38%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (4.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.06%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.06%) DTS
8 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 12 (12.77%) Visual Studio
General
1 32 (34.04%) Legal
2 21 (22.34%) Finance
3 8 (8.51%) Military
4 1 (1.06%) Banking
4 1 (1.06%) Retail
4 1 (1.06%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 34 (36.17%) Developer
2 17 (18.09%) Analyst
3 14 (14.89%) .NET Developer
4 13 (13.83%) ASP.NET Developer
5 10 (10.64%) Transition Manager
6 9 (9.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 9 (9.57%) C# .NET Developer
6 9 (9.57%) C# Developer
6 9 (9.57%) Project Manager
7 8 (8.51%) Business Analyst
7 8 (8.51%) VB.NET Developer
7 8 (8.51%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (7.45%) Service Transition Manager
8 7 (7.45%) Service Manager
8 7 (7.45%) Software Developer
9 6 (6.38%) MI Analyst
10 5 (5.32%) NHS Project Manager
11 4 (4.26%) Case Management Developer
11 4 (4.26%) .NET Software Developer
11 4 (4.26%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (35.11%) .NET
2 25 (26.60%) ASP.NET
3 12 (12.77%) Web Services
3 12 (12.77%) XML
3 12 (12.77%) HTML
4 8 (8.51%) WPF
4 8 (8.51%) jQuery
4 8 (8.51%) XSLT
4 8 (8.51%) WinForms
4 8 (8.51%) Ajax
4 8 (8.51%) .NET Framework
5 6 (6.38%) WCF
5 6 (6.38%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.06%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.38%) NHS
2 1 (1.06%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.06%) Replication
2 1 (1.06%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (1.06%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 13 (13.83%) Windows
2 3 (3.19%) Windows XP
2 3 (3.19%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (3.19%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.13%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.06%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (25.53%) Project Management
2 17 (18.09%) ITIL
3 16 (17.02%) PRINCE2
4 14 (14.89%) Workflow
5 12 (12.77%) Business Development
6 11 (11.70%) MVC
7 10 (10.64%) ITSM
7 10 (10.64%) Service Management
7 10 (10.64%) Web Development
7 10 (10.64%) Transition Management
8 9 (9.57%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (8.51%) Change Management
9 8 (8.51%) Scrum
9 8 (8.51%) Digital Forensics
10 5 (5.32%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (4.26%) Business Transformation
11 4 (4.26%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (4.26%) Data Management
11 4 (4.26%) ETL
11 4 (4.26%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 30 (31.91%) VB.NET
2 29 (30.85%) C#
3 21 (22.34%) SQL
4 8 (8.51%) C++
4 8 (8.51%) VBA
4 8 (8.51%) C
4 8 (8.51%) VB
5 6 (6.38%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.06%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (11.70%) Degree
2 10 (10.64%) ISEB
3 5 (5.32%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (4.26%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (4.26%) CCNP
4 4 (4.26%) CCNA
5 3 (3.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (1.06%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.06%) MOS
6 1 (1.06%) MCP
6 1 (1.06%) MCSE
6 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.19%) QA
2 1 (1.06%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (6.38%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.19%) vSphere
2 3 (3.19%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.06%) XenApp
3 1 (1.06%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (1.06%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (1.06%) Backup Exec
1 1 (1.06%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 27 (28.72%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.51%) Oracle
2 8 (8.51%) Cisco
3 4 (4.26%) VMware
4 3 (3.19%) Citrix
5 2 (2.13%) Symantec
6 1 (1.06%) Remedy
6 1 (1.06%) NetApp
6 1 (1.06%) Adobe
6 1 (1.06%) HP
6 1 (1.06%) Kaspersky
Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £37000 - £47000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Lynx Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Car Allowance + Bouns
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + car allow+bonus+ben
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Venturi
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Jagger Talent Commercial Recruiters
Salary: £50,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 14 days ago
Birmingham
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago