The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Law in permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Law over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Law
South East / Kent
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 86 83
Rank change year-on-year +13 -3  
Permanent jobs citing Law 3 3 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.45% 0.32% 1.77%
As % of the General category 1.44% 0.78% 4.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 19
Median salary £39,000 £62,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -37.60% +25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,200 £62,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,800 £62,500 £52,600
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +1.19%  

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 Kent with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 209 387 383
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 31.29% 41.04% 35.63%
Number of salaries quoted 181 354 329
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Law
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent 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 Kent

Law
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Law in Kent

Law
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Law within the Kent region over the 3 months to 23 June 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
Maidstone +4 2 £39,000 -
Law
South East

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Kent region with a requirement for Law.

1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
1 6 (60.00%) Firmware
1 6 (60.00%) Legal
1 6 (60.00%) CMS
1 6 (60.00%) Network Architecture
1 6 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (20.00%) XML
2 2 (20.00%) Java
2 2 (20.00%) MySQL
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (10.00%) Service Design
3 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery Management
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Improvement
3 1 (10.00%) NewSQL
3 1 (10.00%) DevOps
3 1 (10.00%) Microservices
3 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (10.00%) PaaS
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Retail
3 1 (10.00%) Billing

Law
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 6 (60.00%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) MySQL
3 1 (10.00%) NewSQL
3 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
General
1 6 (60.00%) Legal
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (10.00%) Billing
3 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Administrator
1 4 (40.00%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (30.00%) IT Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Network Administrator
2 3 (30.00%) Server Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Full Stack Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Architect
4 1 (10.00%) IT Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) IT Systems Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Vendor Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Vendor Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
1 6 (60.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (10.00%) DevOps
2 1 (10.00%) Information Management
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) Microservices
2 1 (10.00%) Performance Improvement
2 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery Management
2 1 (10.00%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Firmware