Period
to 11 December 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Law in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Law over the 6 months to 11 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Law
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 24 36 140
Rank change year-on-year +12 +104 +26
Permanent jobs citing Law 215 208 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 8.99% 6.64% 0.35%
As % of the General category 21.00% 13.45% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 8
Cheshire median annual salary £52,392 £75,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.14% +25.00% +84.62%
10th Percentile £49,216 £75,000 £38,625
90th Percentile £55,394 £75,000 £65,000
North West median annual salary £40,349 £40,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +0.87% -9.09% +17.33%

Law is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1,024 1,547 938
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 42.83% 49.38% 41.16%
Number of salaries quoted 688 1,036 750
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +15.38% -7.14%
10th Percentile £26,250 £30,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £66,250 £63,290
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -3.03%

Law
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Law as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Law in Cheshire

Law
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Law in Cheshire.

Salary trend for Law in Cheshire

Law
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Law within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 11 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford +2 213 - - 6
Wilmslow -16 1 £52,284 -
Law
North West

For the 6 months to 11 December 2018, IT jobs citing Law also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Law.

1 214 (99.53%) Risk Management
2 213 (99.07%) Banking
2 213 (99.07%) Investment Banking
2 213 (99.07%) Wealth Management
3 78 (36.28%) Finance
4 55 (25.58%) Project Management
5 53 (24.65%) Stakeholder Management
6 47 (21.86%) Agile Software Development
7 40 (18.60%) ITIL
7 40 (18.60%) Business Intelligence
8 36 (16.74%) Analytical Skills
9 32 (14.88%) Windows
10 31 (14.42%) PMO
11 28 (13.02%) Problem-Solving
12 27 (12.56%) Change Control
12 27 (12.56%) Degree
13 26 (12.09%) Unix
14 25 (11.63%) Microsoft Excel
14 25 (11.63%) Service Management
15 24 (11.16%) SQL
16 23 (10.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
16 23 (10.70%) SDLC
17 19 (8.84%) Programme Management
18 18 (8.37%) Linux
18 18 (8.37%) Microsoft
18 18 (8.37%) DevOps
19 17 (7.91%) Java
19 17 (7.91%) Change Management
19 17 (7.91%) QA
20 16 (7.44%) Problem Management

Law
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 8 (3.72%) Confluence
2 7 (3.26%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.86%) IIS
4 3 (1.40%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.40%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.47%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.47%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.47%) CICS
5 1 (0.47%) SAS
Applications
1 25 (11.63%) Microsoft Excel
2 23 (10.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 14 (6.51%) MS Visio
4 12 (5.58%) Microsoft Office
5 7 (3.26%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.47%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (0.47%) Loan IQ
1 1 (0.47%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.12%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (3.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.33%) OpenShift
4 2 (0.93%) SaaS
5 1 (0.47%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.47%) GitHub
5 1 (0.47%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.72%) Internet
1 8 (3.72%) Intrusion Detection
2 7 (3.26%) Network Security
3 6 (2.79%) Sourcefire
4 4 (1.86%) ATM
5 3 (1.40%) LAN
5 3 (1.40%) WAN
6 1 (0.47%) DNS
6 1 (0.47%) Firewall
6 1 (0.47%) HTTP
6 1 (0.47%) SSH
6 1 (0.47%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (6.51%) SQL Server
2 11 (5.12%) Big Data
3 8 (3.72%) Relational Database
4 7 (3.26%) QlikView
5 5 (2.33%) RDBMS
6 4 (1.86%) Hadoop
6 4 (1.86%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.40%) DB2
7 3 (1.40%) GIS
7 3 (1.40%) MariaDB
8 2 (0.93%) MySQL
9 1 (0.47%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.47%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.47%) InfluxDB
9 1 (0.47%) OLAP
9 1 (0.47%) OLAP Cube
9 1 (0.47%) Power BI
9 1 (0.47%) Spotfire
9 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (4.19%) Git (software)
2 7 (3.26%) Jenkins
2 7 (3.26%) Selenium
3 4 (1.86%) Gradle
3 4 (1.86%) JIRA
3 4 (1.86%) TeamCity
4 3 (1.40%) CA Release Automation
4 3 (1.40%) Cucumber
4 3 (1.40%) HP UFT
4 3 (1.40%) Protractor
4 3 (1.40%) Sonatype Nexus
4 3 (1.40%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (1.40%) WebDriver
5 2 (0.93%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.47%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (0.47%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.47%) Maven
6 1 (0.47%) Subversion
6 1 (0.47%) Visual Studio
General
1 213 (99.07%) Banking
1 213 (99.07%) Investment Banking
2 78 (36.28%) Finance
3 8 (3.72%) Retail
4 5 (2.33%) Legal
4 5 (2.33%) Marketing
5 4 (1.86%) Retail Banking
6 3 (1.40%) Billing
7 1 (0.47%) Back Office
7 1 (0.47%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.47%) Front Office
7 1 (0.47%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 42 (19.53%) Analyst
2 38 (17.67%) Project Manager
3 20 (9.30%) Business Analyst
4 19 (8.84%) Service Manager
5 13 (6.05%) Developer
6 11 (5.12%) Infrastructure Manager
6 11 (5.12%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 11 (5.12%) Security Engineer
7 9 (4.19%) Architect
7 9 (4.19%) Designer
8 8 (3.72%) Junior
8 8 (3.72%) Operations Manager
8 8 (3.72%) PMO Lead
8 8 (3.72%) PMO Manager
8 8 (3.72%) Service Operations Manager
9 7 (3.26%) Senior Manager
9 7 (3.26%) Technical Manager
10 6 (2.79%) Data Analyst
10 6 (2.79%) Senior Developer
10 6 (2.79%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.26%) HTML
1 7 (3.26%) Natural Language Processing
2 6 (2.79%) HTML5
3 5 (2.33%) REST
3 5 (2.33%) Web Services
4 4 (1.86%) Ajax
4 4 (1.86%) CSS
5 3 (1.40%) Middleware
5 3 (1.40%) Regular Expression
6 2 (0.93%) Elastic Stack
6 2 (0.93%) Gherkin
6 2 (0.93%) XML
7 1 (0.47%) Anaconda
7 1 (0.47%) Apache Camel
7 1 (0.47%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 1 (0.47%) JSON
7 1 (0.47%) Qt
7 1 (0.47%) Spring
7 1 (0.47%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 36 (16.74%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (6.98%) User Experience
3 14 (6.51%) Management Information System
4 10 (4.65%) Virtual Team
5 6 (2.79%) Mainframe
5 6 (2.79%) PMI
6 5 (2.33%) Data Structures
7 4 (1.86%) Fintech
8 3 (1.40%) Analytical Mindset
8 3 (1.40%) Enterprise Storage
8 3 (1.40%) Mobile Payment
9 2 (0.93%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.93%) CMDB
9 2 (0.93%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (0.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (0.93%) Internet of Things
9 2 (0.93%) Marketing Technology
9 2 (0.93%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.93%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (0.93%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 32 (14.88%) Windows
2 26 (12.09%) Unix
3 18 (8.37%) Linux
4 3 (1.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.93%) Android
6 1 (0.47%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 214 (99.53%) Risk Management
2 213 (99.07%) Wealth Management
3 55 (25.58%) Project Management
4 53 (24.65%) Stakeholder Management
5 47 (21.86%) Agile Software Development
6 40 (18.60%) Business Intelligence
6 40 (18.60%) ITIL
7 28 (13.02%) Problem-Solving
8 27 (12.56%) Change Control
9 25 (11.63%) Service Management
10 23 (10.70%) SDLC
11 19 (8.84%) Programme Management
12 18 (8.37%) DevOps
13 17 (7.91%) Change Management
14 16 (7.44%) Problem Management
14 16 (7.44%) Test Automation
15 15 (6.98%) Supplier Management
15 15 (6.98%) Waterfall
16 14 (6.51%) Business Analysis
16 14 (6.51%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (11.16%) SQL
2 17 (7.91%) Java
3 13 (6.05%) JavaScript
4 9 (4.19%) Python
5 6 (2.79%) Bash Shell
5 6 (2.79%) Perl
6 5 (2.33%) PowerShell
6 5 (2.33%) Shell Script
7 3 (1.40%) ES6
7 3 (1.40%) Go
7 3 (1.40%) PL/SQL
7 3 (1.40%) Ruby
8 2 (0.93%) C++
8 2 (0.93%) COBOL
8 2 (0.93%) JCL
8 2 (0.93%) Kotlin
8 2 (0.93%) PHP
8 2 (0.93%) REXX
9 1 (0.47%) C
9 1 (0.47%) C#
Qualifications
1 27 (12.56%) Degree
2 12 (5.58%) PMP
3 11 (5.12%) PMI Certification
4 7 (3.26%) CIMA
5 6 (2.79%) GIAC
5 6 (2.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 6 (2.79%) SANS
6 5 (2.33%) CISA
6 5 (2.33%) CISM
6 5 (2.33%) CISSP
6 5 (2.33%) TOGAF Certification
7 4 (1.86%) ACCA
8 3 (1.40%) APMP
8 3 (1.40%) Computer Science Degree
8 3 (1.40%) ISEB
9 2 (0.93%) CBAP
9 2 (0.93%) IIBA
9 2 (0.93%) Master's Degree
10 1 (0.47%) CRISC
10 1 (0.47%) PgMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (14.42%) PMO
2 17 (7.91%) QA
3 14 (6.51%) SLA
4 5 (2.33%) GDPR
5 4 (1.86%) P3O
5 4 (1.86%) PSD2
6 2 (0.93%) ISO 20022
7 1 (0.47%) COBIT
7 1 (0.47%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.47%) PMBOK
System Software
1 8 (3.72%) Docker
2 6 (2.79%) Snort
3 1 (0.47%) HDFS
3 1 (0.47%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 1 (0.47%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (0.47%) VMware NSX
3 1 (0.47%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (1.86%) Ansible
2 4 (1.86%) Kubernetes
3 3 (1.40%) BladeLogic
4 1 (0.47%) CA Endevor
4 1 (0.47%) Ganglia
4 1 (0.47%) Grafana
4 1 (0.47%) Kibana
4 1 (0.47%) Nessus
4 1 (0.47%) Netcool
4 1 (0.47%) Prometheus
4 1 (0.47%) Puppet
4 1 (0.47%) SCOM
4 1 (0.47%) Terraform
4 1 (0.47%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 18 (8.37%) Microsoft
2 13 (6.05%) Oracle
3 9 (4.19%) Tableau
4 6 (2.79%) Google
5 4 (1.86%) Ab Initio
5 4 (1.86%) IBM
5 4 (1.86%) Teradata
6 3 (1.40%) Cadence
6 3 (1.40%) EMC
6 3 (1.40%) GoldenSource
6 3 (1.40%) NetApp
6 3 (1.40%) Splunk
6 3 (1.40%) Sybase
7 2 (0.93%) CA
7 2 (0.93%) CA Agile Central
7 2 (0.93%) SAP
7 2 (0.93%) ServiceNow
7 2 (0.93%) Talend
8 1 (0.47%) Actuate
8 1 (0.47%) Informatica