Period
to 22 July 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Law in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Law over the 6 months to 22 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Law
England > North West
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 210 179 236
Rank change year-on-year -31 +57 +14
Permanent jobs citing Law 159 169 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.20% 1.46% 1.10%
As % of the General category 3.12% 3.69% 2.82%
Number of salaries quoted 113 120 102
North West median annual salary £52,500 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.25% +23.08% -
10th Percentile £28,800 £27,950 £21,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £57,500 £49,875
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%

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 the North West with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 5100 4585 5145
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 38.64% 39.64% 39.06%
Number of salaries quoted 3821 3704 3896
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,750 £24,500
90th Percentile £65,250 £64,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

Law
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Law as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Law in the North West

Law
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Law in the North West

Law
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Law in the North West over the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Law in the North West

Law
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Law within the North West region over the 6 months to 22 July 2017. 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
Manchester -62 108 £53,000 +24.71% 12
Cheshire +14 34 £30,625 - 2
Merseyside -14 15 £35,500 +10.08% 1
Law
England

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 North West region with a requirement for Law.

1 60 (37.74%) .NET
2 58 (36.48%) SQL Server
3 55 (34.59%) C#
4 54 (33.96%) JavaScript
5 52 (32.70%) MVC
5 52 (32.70%) Agile Software Development
6 49 (30.82%) HTML
7 42 (26.42%) Finance
8 41 (25.79%) CSS
9 39 (24.53%) ASP.NET
9 39 (24.53%) XML
9 39 (24.53%) Legal
10 37 (23.27%) SQL
10 37 (23.27%) Banking
10 37 (23.27%) jQuery
11 35 (22.01%) Microsoft
12 33 (20.75%) ASP.NET Web API
13 32 (20.13%) Visual Studio
14 31 (19.50%) AngularJS
14 31 (19.50%) HTML5
15 30 (18.87%) Git (software)
15 30 (18.87%) JSON
16 29 (18.24%) WCF
16 29 (18.24%) Corporate Banking
16 29 (18.24%) Financial Institution
16 29 (18.24%) Coaching
17 28 (17.61%) Mobile App
17 28 (17.61%) Web Services
18 27 (16.98%) Java
19 26 (16.35%) .NET Framework

Law
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 21 (13.21%) CMS
2 18 (11.32%) EPiServer
3 16 (10.06%) SharePoint
4 6 (3.77%) WebLogic
4 6 (3.77%) WebSphere
5 5 (3.14%) MS Exchange
6 4 (2.52%) Confluence
7 2 (1.26%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.63%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.63%) MS Project Server
8 1 (0.63%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 15 (9.43%) Microsoft Excel
2 14 (8.81%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (3.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (3.14%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.63%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (4.40%) Visualfiles
2 2 (1.26%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.26%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (1.26%) IBM Blueworks
2 1 (0.63%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.63%) Amazon Kinesis
2 1 (0.63%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.63%) iPaaS
2 1 (0.63%) Office 365
2 1 (0.63%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.03%) Firewall
2 6 (3.77%) Junos
2 6 (3.77%) MPLS
2 6 (3.77%) Network Security
2 6 (3.77%) VLAN
3 4 (2.52%) IP Telephony
4 3 (1.89%) LAN
4 3 (1.89%) WAN
5 2 (1.26%) DHCP
5 2 (1.26%) DNS
5 2 (1.26%) SSL
6 1 (0.63%) Internet
6 1 (0.63%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (36.48%) SQL Server
2 13 (8.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (6.29%) Relational Database
4 9 (5.66%) RDBMS
5 8 (5.03%) Big Data
6 7 (4.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (2.52%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.26%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.26%) IDOL
9 1 (0.63%) Amazon Redshift
9 1 (0.63%) BigQuery
9 1 (0.63%) Qlik Sense
9 1 (0.63%) QlikView
9 1 (0.63%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 32 (20.13%) Visual Studio
2 30 (18.87%) Git (software)
3 26 (16.35%) Subversion
4 20 (12.58%) JIRA
5 17 (10.69%) SonarQube
6 16 (10.06%) ReSharper
7 10 (6.29%) CruiseControl
8 9 (5.66%) Team Foundation Server
9 8 (5.03%) NUnit
10 6 (3.77%) Maven
10 6 (3.77%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 5 (3.14%) Eclipse
12 3 (1.89%) JUnit
13 2 (1.26%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
14 1 (0.63%) gulp
14 1 (0.63%) Jenkins
14 1 (0.63%) Mercurial
14 1 (0.63%) Selenium
14 1 (0.63%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 42 (26.42%) Finance
2 39 (24.53%) Legal
3 37 (23.27%) Banking
4 29 (18.24%) Corporate Banking
4 29 (18.24%) Financial Institution
5 3 (1.89%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.89%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.26%) Advertising
6 2 (1.26%) Retail
6 2 (1.26%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.63%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.63%) Electronics
7 1 (0.63%) French Language
7 1 (0.63%) German Language
7 1 (0.63%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.63%) Marketing
7 1 (0.63%) Military
Job Titles
1 48 (30.19%) Developer
2 26 (16.35%) Analyst
3 17 (10.69%) .NET Developer
4 16 (10.06%) Development Manager
5 13 (8.18%) C# .NET Developer
5 13 (8.18%) C# Developer
6 11 (6.92%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 10 (6.29%) Digital Developer
8 9 (5.66%) Full Stack Developer
8 9 (5.66%) Java Developer
9 8 (5.03%) Microsoft Developer
9 8 (5.03%) Team Leader
10 7 (4.40%) ASP.NET Developer
10 7 (4.40%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 7 (4.40%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 7 (4.40%) Development Team Leader
11 6 (3.77%) Interface Designer
11 6 (3.77%) Network Engineer
11 6 (3.77%) Security Engineer
11 6 (3.77%) Software Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (37.74%) .NET
2 49 (30.82%) HTML
3 41 (25.79%) CSS
4 39 (24.53%) ASP.NET
4 39 (24.53%) XML
5 37 (23.27%) jQuery
6 33 (20.75%) ASP.NET Web API
7 31 (19.50%) AngularJS
7 31 (19.50%) HTML5
8 30 (18.87%) JSON
9 29 (18.24%) WCF
10 28 (17.61%) Web Services
11 26 (16.35%) .NET Framework
11 26 (16.35%) CSS3
11 26 (16.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 25 (15.72%) XSLT
13 22 (13.84%) REST
14 21 (13.21%) LINQ
15 20 (12.58%) ADO.NET
16 19 (11.95%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 28 (17.61%) Mobile App
2 23 (14.47%) Contactless
3 15 (9.43%) User Experience
4 11 (6.92%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (6.29%) iPad
6 9 (5.66%) Management Information System
7 6 (3.77%) Computer Science
8 5 (3.14%) Data Centre
9 4 (2.52%) Data Structures
10 3 (1.89%) Social Media
11 2 (1.26%) IVR
12 1 (0.63%) Algorithms
12 1 (0.63%) Cybercrime
12 1 (0.63%) Data Protection Act
12 1 (0.63%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 1 (0.63%) Greenfield Project
12 1 (0.63%) Internet of Things
12 1 (0.63%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 25 (15.72%) Windows
2 10 (6.29%) Windows Server
3 5 (3.14%) Unix
4 4 (2.52%) Windows 7
4 4 (2.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (2.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (1.89%) Windows 10
6 2 (1.26%) Android
6 2 (1.26%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.63%) Linux
7 1 (0.63%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (32.70%) Agile Software Development
1 52 (32.70%) MVC
2 29 (18.24%) Coaching
3 25 (15.72%) Waterfall
4 22 (13.84%) Information Security
5 21 (13.21%) Unit Testing
6 19 (11.95%) Case Management
7 18 (11.32%) ITIL
7 18 (11.32%) Responsive Web Design
8 17 (10.69%) Continuous Integration
8 17 (10.69%) Scrum
8 17 (10.69%) Test Automation
9 16 (10.06%) Code Coverage
10 15 (9.43%) OO
10 15 (9.43%) Stakeholder Management
11 13 (8.18%) Analytics
12 12 (7.55%) SDLC
12 12 (7.55%) Test Scripting
13 11 (6.92%) Front End Development
13 11 (6.92%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 55 (34.59%) C#
2 54 (33.96%) JavaScript
3 37 (23.27%) SQL
4 27 (16.98%) Java
5 18 (11.32%) XPath
6 5 (3.14%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.26%) C++
7 2 (1.26%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.26%) VBA
8 1 (0.63%) C
8 1 (0.63%) Python
8 1 (0.63%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.63%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 10 (6.29%) Degree
2 7 (4.40%) ISEB
2 7 (4.40%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (1.26%) MOS
4 1 (0.63%) CEH
4 1 (0.63%) CISA
4 1 (0.63%) CISM
4 1 (0.63%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.63%) MCP
4 1 (0.63%) MCSA
4 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.63%) PMP
4 1 (0.63%) Server+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.03%) SLA
2 4 (2.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (2.52%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 3 (1.89%) QA
4 2 (1.26%) GDPR
4 2 (1.26%) PMO
5 1 (0.63%) COBIT
5 1 (0.63%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.63%) DO-254
System Software
1 17 (10.69%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.77%) ProxySG
3 4 (2.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.52%) XenApp
4 1 (0.63%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (1.26%) WSUS
Vendors
1 35 (22.01%) Microsoft
2 7 (4.40%) VMware
3 6 (3.77%) Blue Coat
3 6 (3.77%) CheckPoint
3 6 (3.77%) iManage
3 6 (3.77%) Juniper
3 6 (3.77%) LexisNexis
3 6 (3.77%) Palo Alto
4 5 (3.14%) Citrix
5 4 (2.52%) Avaya
5 4 (2.52%) Oracle
6 3 (1.89%) Perforce
7 2 (1.26%) Adobe
7 2 (1.26%) Apple
7 2 (1.26%) Google
7 2 (1.26%) Interwoven
7 2 (1.26%) McAfee
7 2 (1.26%) Tableau
8 1 (0.63%) Facebook
8 1 (0.63%) Twitter
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