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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Law
Rank 182 158 164
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +6
Permanent jobs citing Law 36 55 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.64% 1.02% 0.73%
As % of the General category 1.73% 2.85% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 22 48 19
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,050 £24,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,400 £60,000 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
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
2085 1927 2246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 37.03% 35.91% 41.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1599 1546 1801
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -19 22 £48,500 +38.57% 9
Coventry - 10 £37,500 -
Shropshire - 2 £35,500 -
Halesowen - 1 £20,000 -
Law
England

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 35 (32.41%) ITIL
2 29 (26.85%) PRINCE2
3 28 (25.93%) Retail
3 28 (25.93%) Business Development
3 28 (25.93%) Transition Management
4 25 (23.15%) HTML
4 25 (23.15%) E-Commerce
4 25 (23.15%) Project Management
5 24 (22.22%) Service Management
6 23 (21.30%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (19.44%) ITSM
7 21 (19.44%) ISEB
8 20 (18.52%) Degree
9 18 (16.67%) Java
9 18 (16.67%) Oracle
10 17 (15.74%) Windows
10 17 (15.74%) Manufacturing
10 17 (15.74%) jQuery
11 16 (14.81%) Life Science
11 16 (14.81%) Finance
11 16 (14.81%) JavaScript
12 15 (13.89%) CSS
13 14 (12.96%) SQL
14 13 (12.04%) C#
15 12 (11.11%) SQL Server
15 12 (11.11%) MySQL
15 12 (11.11%) Data Centre
16 11 (10.19%) JSON
16 11 (10.19%) J2EE
16 11 (10.19%) Servlets

Law
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (6.48%) WebSphere
2 6 (5.56%) WorkSite
2 6 (5.56%) MS Exchange
2 6 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2000
3 2 (1.85%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.93%) GlassFish
Applications
1 9 (8.33%) MS Office
2 6 (5.56%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.78%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.78%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.93%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.48%) VPN
2 6 (5.56%) 3G
3 2 (1.85%) Firewall
3 2 (1.85%) Internet
4 1 (0.93%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.93%) SSL
4 1 (0.93%) IPsec
4 1 (0.93%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.11%) MySQL
1 12 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.78%) MS Access
3 3 (2.78%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (1.85%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.93%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (4.63%) JUnit
1 5 (4.63%) Mockito
2 1 (0.93%) Hudson
2 1 (0.93%) Subversion
2 1 (0.93%) Git (software)
General
1 28 (25.93%) Retail
2 17 (15.74%) Manufacturing
3 16 (14.81%) Finance
4 11 (10.19%) Legal
5 10 (9.26%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.85%) Billing
7 1 (0.93%) Local Government
7 1 (0.93%) Online Betting
7 1 (0.93%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.93%) Publishing
7 1 (0.93%) Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (25.93%) Transition Manager
2 23 (21.30%) Developer
3 15 (13.89%) Analyst
4 11 (10.19%) Java Developer
5 10 (9.26%) Service Manager
6 8 (7.41%) Project Manager
7 6 (5.56%) C# Developer
7 6 (5.56%) Service Desk Analyst
7 6 (5.56%) Service Analyst
8 5 (4.63%) Software Developer
8 5 (4.63%) Applications Support
8 5 (4.63%) Java Engineer
8 5 (4.63%) Service Transition Manager
9 4 (3.70%) C# Software Developer
9 4 (3.70%) Infrastructure Architect
9 4 (3.70%) Applications Developer
9 4 (3.70%) Architect
9 4 (3.70%) Business Analyst
9 4 (3.70%) Programme Manager
10 3 (2.78%) Portfolio Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (23.15%) HTML
2 17 (15.74%) jQuery
3 15 (13.89%) CSS
4 11 (10.19%) Servlets
4 11 (10.19%) J2EE
4 11 (10.19%) Hibernate
4 11 (10.19%) JSON
5 10 (9.26%) Spring
5 10 (9.26%) Struts
5 10 (9.26%) Web Services
5 10 (9.26%) .NET
6 8 (7.41%) ASP.NET
6 8 (7.41%) XML
7 7 (6.48%) WPF
8 6 (5.56%) WCF
8 6 (5.56%) XSLT
8 6 (5.56%) WinForms
9 2 (1.85%) ActiveMQ
9 2 (1.85%) JMS
9 2 (1.85%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.81%) Life Science
2 12 (11.11%) Data Centre
3 7 (6.48%) Blackberry
4 4 (3.70%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.85%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.93%) User Experience
6 1 (0.93%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.93%) Statistics
6 1 (0.93%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 17 (15.74%) Windows
2 8 (7.41%) Windows XP
3 7 (6.48%) Windows 7
4 6 (5.56%) Linux
4 6 (5.56%) Windows 2000
5 3 (2.78%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (32.41%) ITIL
2 29 (26.85%) PRINCE2
3 28 (25.93%) Business Development
3 28 (25.93%) Transition Management
4 25 (23.15%) Project Management
4 25 (23.15%) E-Commerce
5 24 (22.22%) Service Management
6 23 (21.30%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (19.44%) ITSM
8 10 (9.26%) PRINCE
9 8 (7.41%) Document Management
10 6 (5.56%) Enterprise Architecture
10 6 (5.56%) Service Delivery
10 6 (5.56%) UML
10 6 (5.56%) OO
10 6 (5.56%) CRM
10 6 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
11 5 (4.63%) Workflow
11 5 (4.63%) Stakeholder Management
12 3 (2.78%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 18 (16.67%) Java
2 16 (14.81%) JavaScript
3 14 (12.96%) SQL
4 13 (12.04%) C#
5 7 (6.48%) PHP
6 6 (5.56%) T-SQL
6 6 (5.56%) VB.NET
7 4 (3.70%) C
8 3 (2.78%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.85%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.85%) VBScript
10 1 (0.93%) VBA
10 1 (0.93%) Python
10 1 (0.93%) Perl
10 1 (0.93%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 21 (19.44%) ISEB
2 20 (18.52%) Degree
3 11 (10.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.85%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.93%) CISSP
6 1 (0.93%) ACCA
6 1 (0.93%) CIMA
6 1 (0.93%) CIPD
6 1 (0.93%) EnCE
6 1 (0.93%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.93%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (6.48%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.93%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (16.67%) Oracle
2 10 (9.26%) Citrix
2 10 (9.26%) Microsoft
3 7 (6.48%) IBM
4 6 (5.56%) Cisco
4 6 (5.56%) Interwoven
4 6 (5.56%) Apple
4 6 (5.56%) LANDesk
5 4 (3.70%) Red Hat
6 3 (2.78%) Adobe
6 3 (2.78%) HP
6 3 (2.78%) SAP
7 2 (1.85%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.85%) Computacenter
8 1 (0.93%) Cognos
8 1 (0.93%) Hyperion
8 1 (0.93%) MicroStrategy
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