The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Law in permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Law over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Law
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 71 70
Rank change year-on-year +1 -1  
Permanent jobs citing Law 22 35 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 2.14% 3.23% 2.23%
As % of the General category 5.45% 7.09% 5.15%
Number of salaries quoted 12 24 28
Median salary £32,500 £55,000 £51,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -40.90% +7.84%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% -  

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

General Skills
Essex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 404 494 544
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 39.22% 45.61% 43.35%
Number of salaries quoted 303 356 423
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,550 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Law
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex citing Law as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Law in Essex

Law
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for Law in Essex

Law
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Law in Essex over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Law in Essex

Law
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Law within the Essex region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chelmsford -3 17 £32,500 -35.00%
Colchester -9 2 £97,500 +62.50%
Epping 0 1 £57,500 +105.35%
Law
East of England

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT jobs citing Law also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Essex region with a requirement for Law.

1 15 (39.47%) Legal
2 11 (28.95%) Windows
3 10 (26.32%) SQL
4 9 (23.68%) MS Exchange
4 9 (23.68%) Microsoft
4 9 (23.68%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (23.68%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (23.68%) Windows Server
5 8 (21.05%) MS Excel
5 8 (21.05%) Service Management
6 7 (18.42%) .NET
6 7 (18.42%) SQL Server
6 7 (18.42%) Windows 7
7 6 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (15.79%) Tableau
7 6 (15.79%) ISEB
7 6 (15.79%) HP UFT
7 6 (15.79%) LoadRunner
8 5 (13.16%) C#
8 5 (13.16%) HTML
8 5 (13.16%) SAP
8 5 (13.16%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (13.16%) ISTQB
8 5 (13.16%) Test Management
8 5 (13.16%) Test Scripting
9 4 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (10.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 4 (10.53%) Analytics
9 4 (10.53%) Test Strategy
9 4 (10.53%) Non-Functional Testing

Law
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 9 (23.68%) Exchange Server 2010
1 9 (23.68%) MS Exchange
2 4 (10.53%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.26%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (21.05%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.53%) MS Office
3 2 (5.26%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) VPN
2 1 (2.63%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.42%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 6 (15.79%) HP UFT
1 6 (15.79%) LoadRunner
2 4 (10.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 4 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (39.47%) Legal
2 2 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (34.21%) Analyst
2 7 (18.42%) Service Analyst
2 7 (18.42%) Service Desk Analyst
2 7 (18.42%) Service Desk Support
2 7 (18.42%) Service Desk Support Analyst
2 7 (18.42%) Support Analyst
2 7 (18.42%) Test Leader
3 5 (13.16%) .NET Developer
3 5 (13.16%) Developer
3 5 (13.16%) MI Manager
4 3 (7.89%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Lead Tester
5 2 (5.26%) Performance Tester
5 2 (5.26%) QA Tester
5 2 (5.26%) Senior Performance Tester
5 2 (5.26%) Senior QA Tester
5 2 (5.26%) Test Team Leader
5 2 (5.26%) Web Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.42%) .NET
2 5 (13.16%) HTML
3 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET
3 2 (5.26%) Classic ASP
3 2 (5.26%) CSS
3 2 (5.26%) jQuery
4 1 (2.63%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (10.53%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.26%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.63%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 11 (28.95%) Windows
2 9 (23.68%) Windows Server
2 9 (23.68%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (18.42%) Windows 7
4 2 (5.26%) Android
4 2 (5.26%) Apple iOS
4 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.05%) Service Management
2 6 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (13.16%) Test Management
3 5 (13.16%) Test Scripting
4 4 (10.53%) Analytics
4 4 (10.53%) Data Analytics
4 4 (10.53%) ETL
4 4 (10.53%) Non-Functional Testing
4 4 (10.53%) Scrum
4 4 (10.53%) Service Delivery
4 4 (10.53%) Test Strategy
5 3 (7.89%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (5.26%) Network Load Balancing
6 2 (5.26%) Performance Testing
6 2 (5.26%) Product Management
6 2 (5.26%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (5.26%) Validation
7 1 (2.63%) Business Analysis
7 1 (2.63%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (26.32%) SQL
2 5 (13.16%) C#
3 2 (5.26%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (15.79%) ISEB
2 5 (13.16%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.63%) Degree
3 1 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) QA
2 1 (2.63%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.63%) PMO
2 1 (2.63%) SLA
Vendors
1 9 (23.68%) Microsoft
2 6 (15.79%) Tableau
3 5 (13.16%) SAP
4 2 (5.26%) Apple
4 2 (5.26%) Clearswift
4 2 (5.26%) Proofpoint
5 1 (2.63%) Citrix