Period
to 23 April 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Law in permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Law over the 6 months to 23 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Law
North West > Manchester
6 months to
23 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 70 63 154
Rank change year-on-year -7 +91 +70
Permanent jobs citing Law 138 198 107
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 3.70% 4.25% 1.72%
As % of the General category 11.87% 12.62% 4.48%
Number of salaries quoted 104 118 59
10th Percentile £31,000 £32,500 £30,150
25th Percentile £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £48,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% -6.25% +20.00%
75th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £58,125
90th Percentile £66,000 £63,825 £59,750
North West median annual salary £46,250 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -2.63% - +18.75%

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 Manchester with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1,163 1,569 2,391
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 31.20% 33.64% 38.45%
Number of salaries quoted 909 1,122 1,895
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,946 £26,250
25th Percentile £39,175 £36,250 £35,677
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
75th Percentile £66,250 £63,750 £61,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £75,000
North West median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% +6.67% -

Law
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Law as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Law in Manchester

Law
Salary Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Law in Manchester.

Salary trend for Law in Manchester

Law
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing Law in Manchester over the 6 months to 23 April 2021.

Salary histogram for Law in Manchester

Law
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Law within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 23 April 2021. 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
Bolton +3 7 £47,500 -2.56%
Wigan - 4 £46,250 -
Altrincham - 1 £37,500 -
Law
North West

For the 6 months to 23 April 2021, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Law.

1 36 (26.09%) SQL
2 33 (23.91%) SQL Server
3 32 (23.19%) Finance
4 31 (22.46%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (21.74%) C#
6 29 (21.01%) Microsoft
7 26 (18.84%) .NET
7 26 (18.84%) Legal
8 25 (18.12%) JavaScript
9 24 (17.39%) Azure
9 24 (17.39%) DevOps
10 19 (13.77%) Project Management
11 18 (13.04%) Software Engineering
12 17 (12.32%) Python
12 17 (12.32%) Analytical Skills
13 16 (11.59%) MVC
14 14 (10.14%) Linux
15 13 (9.42%) Oracle
15 13 (9.42%) Windows
15 13 (9.42%) Microservices
15 13 (9.42%) Greenfield Project
15 13 (9.42%) Problem-Solving
16 12 (8.70%) .NET Core
16 12 (8.70%) Waterfall
16 12 (8.70%) Migration
16 12 (8.70%) Replication
17 11 (7.97%) Banking
17 11 (7.97%) Degree
17 11 (7.97%) Scrum
17 11 (7.97%) Workflow

Law
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 4 (2.90%) Apache Spark
1 4 (2.90%) Oracle Workflow
2 3 (2.17%) CMS
3 2 (1.45%) IIS
4 1 (0.72%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.72%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (2.90%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.17%) Acrobat
2 3 (2.17%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.90%) Visualfiles
2 3 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.17%) Elite 3E
2 3 (2.17%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (1.45%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.72%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.72%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.72%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.72%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.72%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.72%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.72%) Oracle SCM
4 1 (0.72%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.72%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.72%) Veritas eDiscovery
Cloud Services
1 24 (17.39%) Azure
2 10 (7.25%) AWS
3 5 (3.62%) Microsoft 365
4 4 (2.90%) Dynamics 365
4 4 (2.90%) GCP
5 3 (2.17%) SaaS
6 2 (1.45%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (1.45%) IaaS
7 1 (0.72%) GitHub
7 1 (0.72%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.72%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.72%) PaaS
7 1 (0.72%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.17%) Extranet
2 2 (1.45%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.72%) DHCP
3 1 (0.72%) DNS
3 1 (0.72%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.72%) Modbus
3 1 (0.72%) Network Security
3 1 (0.72%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (0.72%) RS-422
3 1 (0.72%) SD-WAN
3 1 (0.72%) Skype
3 1 (0.72%) SNMP
3 1 (0.72%) VSAN
3 1 (0.72%) WAN
3 1 (0.72%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (23.91%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.97%) NoSQL
2 11 (7.97%) SQL Server 2019
3 8 (5.80%) Big Data
3 8 (5.80%) MySQL
4 6 (4.35%) SQL Server 2016
5 4 (2.90%) Data Lake
5 4 (2.90%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (2.90%) Hadoop
5 4 (2.90%) Relational Database
5 4 (2.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.45%) OLTP
6 2 (1.45%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (1.45%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.72%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (0.72%) Power BI
7 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (3.62%) Eclipse
1 5 (3.62%) MSTest
1 5 (3.62%) Visual Studio
2 4 (2.90%) Jenkins
3 3 (2.17%) PhpStorm
4 1 (0.72%) Cypress.io
4 1 (0.72%) JIRA
4 1 (0.72%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 32 (23.19%) Finance
2 26 (18.84%) Legal
3 11 (7.97%) Banking
4 5 (3.62%) Financial Institution
4 5 (3.62%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.90%) Marketing
6 3 (2.17%) Billing
6 3 (2.17%) Public Sector
7 2 (1.45%) Electronics
7 2 (1.45%) General Ledger
7 2 (1.45%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.72%) Games
8 1 (0.72%) Local Government
8 1 (0.72%) Retail
Job Titles
1 44 (31.88%) Developer
2 18 (13.04%) Analyst
3 15 (10.87%) .NET Developer
4 13 (9.42%) DBA
5 12 (8.70%) SQL DBA
6 11 (7.97%) Software Engineer
7 10 (7.25%) Project Manager
8 9 (6.52%) Consultant
9 7 (5.07%) Information Analyst
9 7 (5.07%) Linux Engineer
9 7 (5.07%) SQL Server DBA
10 6 (4.35%) Cloud Consultant
10 6 (4.35%) DevOps Engineer
10 6 (4.35%) SQL Developer
11 5 (3.62%) C# .NET Developer
11 5 (3.62%) C# Developer
11 5 (3.62%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 5 (3.62%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 5 (3.62%) Senior Linux Engineer
11 5 (3.62%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (18.84%) .NET
2 12 (8.70%) .NET Core
3 9 (6.52%) Web Services
3 9 (6.52%) XML
4 8 (5.80%) .NET Framework
4 8 (5.80%) Apache Flex
4 8 (5.80%) ASP.NET Web API
5 7 (5.07%) HTML
5 7 (5.07%) RESTful
6 6 (4.35%) jQuery
7 5 (3.62%) ASP.NET
8 4 (2.90%) COM
8 4 (2.90%) HTML5
8 4 (2.90%) Middleware
8 4 (2.90%) React
9 3 (2.17%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (2.17%) D3.js
9 3 (2.17%) Jest
9 3 (2.17%) Laravel
9 3 (2.17%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.32%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (9.42%) Greenfield Project
3 12 (8.70%) Replication
4 9 (6.52%) Clustering
5 8 (5.80%) Mobile App
6 7 (5.07%) Organisational Skills
7 4 (2.90%) Data Centre
8 3 (2.17%) Driving Licence
8 3 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.45%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.72%) Analytical Mindset
10 1 (0.72%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.72%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.72%) Social Media
10 1 (0.72%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (10.14%) Linux
2 13 (9.42%) Windows
3 3 (2.17%) CentOS
3 3 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.45%) Windows Server 2016
5 1 (0.72%) VMS
5 1 (0.72%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (22.46%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (17.39%) DevOps
3 19 (13.77%) Project Management
4 18 (13.04%) Software Engineering
5 16 (11.59%) MVC
6 13 (9.42%) Microservices
6 13 (9.42%) Problem-Solving
7 12 (8.70%) Migration
7 12 (8.70%) Waterfall
8 11 (7.97%) CRM
8 11 (7.97%) Performance Tuning
8 11 (7.97%) Scrum
8 11 (7.97%) Workflow
9 10 (7.25%) Analytics
9 10 (7.25%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (7.25%) Open Source
10 9 (6.52%) Functional Programming
11 8 (5.80%) Data Analysis
11 8 (5.80%) Information Security
11 8 (5.80%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 36 (26.09%) SQL
2 30 (21.74%) C#
3 25 (18.12%) JavaScript
4 17 (12.32%) Python
5 9 (6.52%) Java
6 8 (5.80%) C++
7 7 (5.07%) C
8 6 (4.35%) PowerShell
8 6 (4.35%) TypeScript
9 5 (3.62%) Go
9 5 (3.62%) Haskell
9 5 (3.62%) PHP
9 5 (3.62%) Scala
9 5 (3.62%) T-SQL
10 4 (2.90%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.72%) Clojure
11 1 (0.72%) Erlang
11 1 (0.72%) Ruby
11 1 (0.72%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.72%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 11 (7.97%) Degree
2 6 (4.35%) CISSP
3 5 (3.62%) RHCE
4 4 (2.90%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 4 (2.90%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (2.90%) SC Cleared
4 4 (2.90%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.45%) CISA
5 2 (1.45%) CISM
5 2 (1.45%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.72%) ACCA
6 1 (0.72%) CIMA
6 1 (0.72%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.45%) COBIT
1 2 (1.45%) NIST
1 2 (1.45%) QA
2 1 (0.72%) PMO
System Software
1 8 (5.80%) Docker
2 5 (3.62%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.72%) BitLocker
4 1 (0.72%) Firmware
4 1 (0.72%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.72%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 9 (6.52%) Failover Clustering
2 8 (5.80%) Puppet
3 7 (5.07%) Kubernetes
4 6 (4.35%) Ansible
5 5 (3.62%) Microsoft Intune
5 5 (3.62%) Terraform
6 3 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.72%) EnCase
7 1 (0.72%) FTK
7 1 (0.72%) SCCM
7 1 (0.72%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 29 (21.01%) Microsoft
2 13 (9.42%) Oracle
3 5 (3.62%) VMware
4 3 (2.17%) Aderant
4 3 (2.17%) Adobe
4 3 (2.17%) AppDynamics
4 3 (2.17%) Intapp
4 3 (2.17%) LexisNexis
4 3 (2.17%) SAP
4 3 (2.17%) Splunk
5 2 (1.45%) iManage
5 2 (1.45%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.45%) Workday
6 1 (0.72%) Becrypt
6 1 (0.72%) HP
6 1 (0.72%) HubSpot
6 1 (0.72%) McAfee
6 1 (0.72%) MobileIron
6 1 (0.72%) Remedy
6 1 (0.72%) SolarWinds