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 3 months to 24 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Law
England / North West
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 200 143 186
Rank change year-on-year -57 +43  
Permanent jobs citing Law 51 92 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.82% 1.61% 1.13%
As % of the General category 2.26% 3.95% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 44 56 53
Median salary £45,000 £38,750 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.12% +25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,700 £55,000 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 2255 2327 2607
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 36.12% 40.66% 39.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1760 1849 1941
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Law
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 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 3 months to 24 April 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 3 months to 24 April 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
Manchester -60 40 £50,750 +26.87% 14
Merseyside -4 9 £40,000 +25.00% 1
Cheshire -3 2 £26,250 -
Law
England

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 61 (55.45%) Legal
2 41 (37.27%) .NET
3 37 (33.64%) SQL
4 32 (29.09%) SQL Server
5 31 (28.18%) Case Management
6 29 (26.36%) C#
7 27 (24.55%) Microsoft
7 27 (24.55%) Agile Software Development
8 24 (21.82%) Degree
9 22 (20.00%) Windows
10 21 (19.09%) MVC
11 20 (18.18%) Computer Science
12 19 (17.27%) SharePoint
13 17 (15.45%) JavaScript
13 17 (15.45%) Finance
13 17 (15.45%) Waterfall
14 15 (13.64%) Network Security
14 15 (13.64%) HTML
14 15 (13.64%) Active Directory
15 14 (12.73%) ASP.NET
15 14 (12.73%) jQuery
15 14 (12.73%) Business Analysis
15 14 (12.73%) Visualfiles
16 13 (11.82%) CSS
16 13 (11.82%) Microsoft Office
16 13 (11.82%) Visual Studio
16 13 (11.82%) Test Strategy
17 12 (10.91%) Analytics
17 12 (10.91%) Technical Analysis
17 12 (10.91%) LexisNexis

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 19 (17.27%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.64%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.73%) CMS
4 2 (1.82%) IIS
4 2 (1.82%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.91%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.91%) Confluence
5 1 (0.91%) WordPress
Applications
1 13 (11.82%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (4.55%) MS Visio
4 3 (2.73%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (1.82%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (12.73%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.73%) iPaaS
2 1 (0.91%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.91%) Amazon Kinesis
2 1 (0.91%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.91%) Office 365
2 1 (0.91%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 15 (13.64%) Network Security
2 9 (8.18%) Firewall
3 6 (5.45%) Junos
3 6 (5.45%) MPLS
3 6 (5.45%) VLAN
4 4 (3.64%) IP Telephony
5 2 (1.82%) LAN
5 2 (1.82%) Skype
5 2 (1.82%) WAN
6 1 (0.91%) DHCP
6 1 (0.91%) DNS
6 1 (0.91%) Internet
6 1 (0.91%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (29.09%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.45%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (5.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (5.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (3.64%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.82%) IDOL
5 1 (0.91%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (0.91%) Big Data
5 1 (0.91%) BigQuery
5 1 (0.91%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.91%) MySQL
5 1 (0.91%) Qlik Sense
5 1 (0.91%) QlikView
5 1 (0.91%) Spotfire
5 1 (0.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 13 (11.82%) Visual Studio
2 10 (9.09%) Eclipse
3 8 (7.27%) Git (software)
4 6 (5.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 4 (3.64%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.82%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
7 1 (0.91%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.91%) JIRA
7 1 (0.91%) Selenium
7 1 (0.91%) SonarQube
7 1 (0.91%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 61 (55.45%) Legal
2 17 (15.45%) Finance
3 7 (6.36%) Banking
4 4 (3.64%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.73%) French Language
5 3 (2.73%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.73%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.91%) Advertising
6 1 (0.91%) German Language
6 1 (0.91%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (27.27%) Developer
2 29 (26.36%) Analyst
3 12 (10.91%) .NET Developer
3 12 (10.91%) Business Analyst
4 10 (9.09%) C# Developer
5 9 (8.18%) Development Manager
6 8 (7.27%) C# .NET Developer
6 8 (7.27%) Security Manager
7 7 (6.36%) Development Team Leader
7 7 (6.36%) Information Manager
7 7 (6.36%) Information Security Manager
7 7 (6.36%) Team Leader
8 6 (5.45%) Network Engineer
8 6 (5.45%) Network Security Engineer
8 6 (5.45%) Security Engineer
8 6 (5.45%) SQL Developer
9 5 (4.55%) Graduate Developer
9 5 (4.55%) Support Analyst
9 5 (4.55%) Systems Analyst
9 5 (4.55%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (37.27%) .NET
2 15 (13.64%) HTML
3 14 (12.73%) ASP.NET
3 14 (12.73%) jQuery
4 13 (11.82%) CSS
5 11 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 10 (9.09%) .NET Framework
6 10 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (6.36%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 7 (6.36%) Entity Framework
7 7 (6.36%) Web Services
8 5 (4.55%) WCF
8 5 (4.55%) WinForms
8 5 (4.55%) XML
8 5 (4.55%) XSLT
9 4 (3.64%) HTML5
9 4 (3.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (2.73%) AngularJS
10 3 (2.73%) XSD
11 2 (1.82%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 20 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 12 (10.91%) iPad
3 5 (4.55%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.82%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.91%) Cybercrime
5 1 (0.91%) Internet of Things
5 1 (0.91%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.91%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (0.91%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 22 (20.00%) Windows
2 10 (9.09%) Windows Server
3 4 (3.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (3.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (2.73%) Linux
4 3 (2.73%) Unix
4 3 (2.73%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.82%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.91%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (28.18%) Case Management
2 27 (24.55%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (19.09%) MVC
4 17 (15.45%) Waterfall
5 14 (12.73%) Business Analysis
6 13 (11.82%) Test Strategy
7 12 (10.91%) Analytics
7 12 (10.91%) Technical Analysis
8 11 (10.00%) Information Security
9 10 (9.09%) Incident Management
9 10 (9.09%) Information Security Management
9 10 (9.09%) Risk Management
9 10 (9.09%) Security Management
10 9 (8.18%) Business Continuity
10 9 (8.18%) Disaster Recovery
10 9 (8.18%) Security Operations
10 9 (8.18%) Security Testing
11 8 (7.27%) Data Management
11 8 (7.27%) Identity Access Management
11 8 (7.27%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 37 (33.64%) SQL
2 29 (26.36%) C#
3 17 (15.45%) JavaScript
4 6 (5.45%) Java
5 5 (4.55%) VB
6 3 (2.73%) PowerShell
6 3 (2.73%) VBA
7 2 (1.82%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.91%) ANSI SQL
8 1 (0.91%) PHP
8 1 (0.91%) Python
Qualifications
1 24 (21.82%) Degree
2 12 (10.91%) ISEB
3 9 (8.18%) CISM
3 9 (8.18%) CISSP
4 2 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.82%) MOS
5 1 (0.91%) CEH
5 1 (0.91%) CISA
5 1 (0.91%) IISP
5 1 (0.91%) Server+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.09%) PCI DSS
2 6 (5.45%) SLA
3 4 (3.64%) QA
4 2 (1.82%) GDPR
4 2 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.91%) PMO
System Software
1 15 (13.64%) Active Directory
2 6 (5.45%) ProxySG
3 4 (3.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.82%) XenApp
5 1 (0.91%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (0.91%) WSUS
Vendors
1 27 (24.55%) Microsoft
2 12 (10.91%) LexisNexis
3 8 (7.27%) VMware
4 7 (6.36%) iManage
5 6 (5.45%) Blue Coat
5 6 (5.45%) CheckPoint
5 6 (5.45%) Juniper
5 6 (5.45%) Palo Alto
6 5 (4.55%) Citrix
7 4 (3.64%) Avaya
8 3 (2.73%) Interwoven
9 2 (1.82%) Google
9 2 (1.82%) Tableau
10 1 (0.91%) Alteryx
10 1 (0.91%) ArcSight
10 1 (0.91%) Cloudera
10 1 (0.91%) Facebook
10 1 (0.91%) Splunk
10 1 (0.91%) Talend
10 1 (0.91%) Twitter
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