Period
to 18 November 2018

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 18 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Law
England > North West
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 80 158 230
Rank change year-on-year +78 +72 -47
Permanent jobs citing Law 415 267 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 3.58% 2.03% 1.08%
As % of the General category 9.28% 4.77% 2.97%
Number of salaries quoted 113 88 128
North West median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.50% -9.09% +17.33%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,350 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,500 £67,500 £64,125
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%

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 the North West with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 4,470 5,599 4,553
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 38.58% 42.55% 36.54%
Number of salaries quoted 3,335 4,089 3,682
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.00% +12.50% -1.23%
10th Percentile £25,500 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +0.96% +4.00%

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 18 November 2018.

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 18 November 2018. 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
Cheshire +21 230 £52,392 +49.69% 12
Manchester +53 150 £40,000 - 39
Merseyside +32 31 £46,250 +18.59% 2
Lancashire - 2 £20,000 - 8
Law
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 2018, 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 North West region with a requirement for Law.

1 281 (67.71%) Risk Management
2 277 (66.75%) Banking
3 274 (66.02%) Investment Banking
3 274 (66.02%) Wealth Management
4 162 (39.04%) Finance
5 126 (30.36%) Agile Software Development
6 74 (17.83%) Stakeholder Management
7 72 (17.35%) Windows
8 69 (16.63%) Project Management
9 66 (15.90%) Business Intelligence
10 61 (14.70%) ITIL
10 61 (14.70%) Degree
11 57 (13.73%) Microsoft
12 54 (13.01%) Java
12 54 (13.01%) JavaScript
12 54 (13.01%) DevOps
13 47 (11.33%) Analytical Skills
14 45 (10.84%) SDLC
15 43 (10.36%) SQL
16 42 (10.12%) Microsoft Excel
17 41 (9.88%) Linux
18 38 (9.16%) QA
19 37 (8.92%) Software Engineering
20 35 (8.43%) Service Management
20 35 (8.43%) Problem-Solving
21 34 (8.19%) PMO
21 34 (8.19%) Scrum
21 34 (8.19%) HTML
22 33 (7.95%) Unix
22 33 (7.95%) Amazon AWS

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 23 (5.54%) Confluence
2 9 (2.17%) SharePoint
3 6 (1.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 5 (1.20%) Apache Spark
4 5 (1.20%) Cloud Foundry
4 5 (1.20%) CMS
5 4 (0.96%) Apache
5 4 (0.96%) IIS
5 4 (0.96%) MS Exchange
6 3 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (0.72%) Skype for Business
6 3 (0.72%) Tomcat
6 3 (0.72%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.24%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.24%) CICS
7 1 (0.24%) SAS
Applications
1 42 (10.12%) Microsoft Excel
2 27 (6.51%) Microsoft Office
3 25 (6.02%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 16 (3.86%) MS Visio
5 13 (3.13%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (1.20%) Elite 3E
2 1 (0.24%) Exstream
2 1 (0.24%) Loan IQ
2 1 (0.24%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 33 (7.95%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (7.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (3.37%) OpenShift
4 13 (3.13%) Google Cloud Platform
5 12 (2.89%) npm
6 5 (1.20%) BrowserStack
6 5 (1.20%) Dynamics 365
6 5 (1.20%) Office 365
6 5 (1.20%) PaaS
7 3 (0.72%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (0.48%) Mimecast
8 2 (0.48%) SaaS
9 1 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.24%) GitHub
9 1 (0.24%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.24%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.89%) Internet
2 7 (1.69%) Intrusion Detection
2 7 (1.69%) Network Security
3 5 (1.20%) Sourcefire
4 4 (0.96%) LAN
5 3 (0.72%) Skype
5 3 (0.72%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.72%) WAN
6 2 (0.48%) ATM
6 2 (0.48%) DNS
6 2 (0.48%) Firewall
6 2 (0.48%) HTTP
6 2 (0.48%) Intranet
6 2 (0.48%) NAS
6 2 (0.48%) SAN
7 1 (0.24%) Broadband
7 1 (0.24%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.24%) SSH
7 1 (0.24%) VoIP
7 1 (0.24%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (5.78%) SQL Server
2 16 (3.86%) Big Data
3 13 (3.13%) Hadoop
4 10 (2.41%) Relational Database
5 9 (2.17%) Power BI
6 8 (1.93%) QlikView
7 6 (1.45%) RDBMS
7 6 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (1.20%) MySQL
8 5 (1.20%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 5 (1.20%) Oracle Database
8 5 (1.20%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (0.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (0.72%) DB2
10 3 (0.72%) GIS
11 2 (0.48%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.48%) InfluxDB
11 2 (0.48%) MariaDB
11 2 (0.48%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 22 (5.30%) Jenkins
1 22 (5.30%) JIRA
2 19 (4.58%) Selenium
3 13 (3.13%) Git (software)
4 12 (2.89%) Babel
4 12 (2.89%) Grunt
4 12 (2.89%) gulp
4 12 (2.89%) webpack
5 7 (1.69%) Gradle
6 5 (1.20%) SoapUI
6 5 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (0.96%) Bitbucket
7 4 (0.96%) Cucumber
7 4 (0.96%) JMeter
7 4 (0.96%) TeamCity
7 4 (0.96%) Visual Studio
7 4 (0.96%) WebDriver
8 3 (0.72%) HP UFT
8 3 (0.72%) Protractor
8 3 (0.72%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 277 (66.75%) Banking
2 274 (66.02%) Investment Banking
3 162 (39.04%) Finance
4 31 (7.47%) Legal
5 11 (2.65%) Marketing
5 11 (2.65%) Retail
6 6 (1.45%) Financial Institution
6 6 (1.45%) Publishing
7 5 (1.20%) Military
8 4 (0.96%) Billing
8 4 (0.96%) Retail Banking
9 3 (0.72%) Back Office
10 2 (0.48%) Automotive
10 2 (0.48%) Corporate Banking
10 2 (0.48%) Games
10 2 (0.48%) Multimedia
10 2 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.48%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.24%) Advertising
11 1 (0.24%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 74 (17.83%) Analyst
2 61 (14.70%) Developer
3 41 (9.88%) Project Manager
4 28 (6.75%) Business Analyst
5 20 (4.82%) Service Manager
6 19 (4.58%) Architect
7 17 (4.10%) Team Leader
8 14 (3.37%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 13 (3.13%) Administrator
9 13 (3.13%) IT Analyst
9 13 (3.13%) Senior DevOps
10 12 (2.89%) Consultant
10 12 (2.89%) Security Engineer
10 12 (2.89%) Senior Developer
11 11 (2.65%) Designer
11 11 (2.65%) DevOps Engineer
11 11 (2.65%) Graduate
11 11 (2.65%) Java Developer
11 11 (2.65%) Junior
12 10 (2.41%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (8.19%) HTML
2 30 (7.23%) CSS
3 27 (6.51%) AngularJS
4 23 (5.54%) HTML5
5 21 (5.06%) React
6 18 (4.34%) Web Services
7 17 (4.10%) CSS3
8 15 (3.61%) REST
9 13 (3.13%) Spring
10 12 (2.89%) Ionic Framework
10 12 (2.89%) LESS
10 12 (2.89%) Node.js
10 12 (2.89%) React Native
10 12 (2.89%) Redux
10 12 (2.89%) Sass
11 11 (2.65%) .NET
11 11 (2.65%) XML
12 10 (2.41%) RESTful
13 8 (1.93%) Ajax
13 8 (1.93%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 47 (11.33%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (7.47%) User Experience
3 24 (5.78%) Mainframe
4 18 (4.34%) Management Information System
5 15 (3.61%) Computer Science
6 14 (3.37%) Online Banking
7 13 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
7 13 (3.13%) Mobile App
8 11 (2.65%) Virtual Team
9 10 (2.41%) Internet of Things
9 10 (2.41%) Wiki
10 9 (2.17%) Arduino
11 7 (1.69%) Fintech
12 6 (1.45%) Blackberry
12 6 (1.45%) iPhone
12 6 (1.45%) Mobile Payment
12 6 (1.45%) PMI
13 5 (1.20%) Data Structures
13 5 (1.20%) Greenfield Project
13 5 (1.20%) Industrial Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 72 (17.35%) Windows
2 41 (9.88%) Linux
3 33 (7.95%) Unix
4 16 (3.86%) Android
5 14 (3.37%) Windows 7
6 12 (2.89%) Apple iOS
7 8 (1.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (1.45%) Solaris
9 4 (0.96%) Windows 10
9 4 (0.96%) Windows Server
9 4 (0.96%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (0.96%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.48%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.48%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.24%) AIX
11 1 (0.24%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 281 (67.71%) Risk Management
2 274 (66.02%) Wealth Management
3 126 (30.36%) Agile Software Development
4 74 (17.83%) Stakeholder Management
5 69 (16.63%) Project Management
6 66 (15.90%) Business Intelligence
7 61 (14.70%) ITIL
8 54 (13.01%) DevOps
9 45 (10.84%) SDLC
10 37 (8.92%) Software Engineering
11 35 (8.43%) Problem-Solving
11 35 (8.43%) Service Management
12 34 (8.19%) Scrum
13 30 (7.23%) Test Automation
14 27 (6.51%) Change Control
14 27 (6.51%) Continuous Integration
15 26 (6.27%) Change Management
16 24 (5.78%) Business Analysis
17 23 (5.54%) Continuous Improvement
17 23 (5.54%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 54 (13.01%) Java
1 54 (13.01%) JavaScript
2 43 (10.36%) SQL
3 21 (5.06%) C#
3 21 (5.06%) Python
4 16 (3.86%) Perl
5 15 (3.61%) ES6
6 13 (3.13%) TypeScript
7 12 (2.89%) Go
8 10 (2.41%) C++
9 8 (1.93%) Bash Shell
9 8 (1.93%) Java 8
10 7 (1.69%) C
11 6 (1.45%) PowerShell
11 6 (1.45%) Scala
12 5 (1.20%) PL/SQL
12 5 (1.20%) Shell Script
13 4 (0.96%) T-SQL
13 4 (0.96%) VB
13 4 (0.96%) VBA
Qualifications
1 61 (14.70%) Degree
2 14 (3.37%) PMP
3 13 (3.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 12 (2.89%) ISEB
4 12 (2.89%) PMI Certification
5 10 (2.41%) ISTQB
6 9 (2.17%) OCPJP
7 7 (1.69%) CIMA
7 7 (1.69%) CISSP
8 6 (1.45%) APMP
8 6 (1.45%) CISM
8 6 (1.45%) Computer Science Degree
8 6 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (1.20%) CISA
9 5 (1.20%) GIAC
9 5 (1.20%) SANS
9 5 (1.20%) Siebel Certification
9 5 (1.20%) TOGAF Certification
10 4 (0.96%) ACCA
11 3 (0.72%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (9.16%) QA
2 34 (8.19%) PMO
3 22 (5.30%) SLA
4 12 (2.89%) GDPR
5 6 (1.45%) PSD2
6 4 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.96%) P3O
7 1 (0.24%) COBIT
7 1 (0.24%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.24%) ISO 20022
7 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.24%) PMBOK
System Software
1 28 (6.75%) Docker
2 13 (3.13%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.20%) Snort
3 5 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.72%) XenApp
5 2 (0.48%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.48%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (0.48%) vSphere
6 1 (0.24%) HDFS
6 1 (0.24%) ProxySG
6 1 (0.24%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 1 (0.24%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.24%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 16 (3.86%) Kubernetes
2 14 (3.37%) Ansible
3 7 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (1.20%) SCOM
5 3 (0.72%) BladeLogic
5 3 (0.72%) Terraform
6 2 (0.48%) Ganglia
6 2 (0.48%) Grafana
6 2 (0.48%) Kibana
6 2 (0.48%) Netcool
6 2 (0.48%) Prometheus
6 2 (0.48%) Puppet
7 1 (0.24%) CA Endevor
7 1 (0.24%) FlexNet
7 1 (0.24%) Nessus
7 1 (0.24%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 57 (13.73%) Microsoft
2 26 (6.27%) Oracle
3 17 (4.10%) Tableau
4 16 (3.86%) Intapp
5 13 (3.13%) Google
6 10 (2.41%) Sony
7 9 (2.17%) Citrix
8 8 (1.93%) Cisco
8 8 (1.93%) EMC
8 8 (1.93%) NetApp
8 8 (1.93%) VMware
9 7 (1.69%) CA
9 7 (1.69%) ServiceNow
10 6 (1.45%) Red Hat
11 5 (1.20%) MuleSoft
11 5 (1.20%) SAP
11 5 (1.20%) Siebel
11 5 (1.20%) Siemens
11 5 (1.20%) Splunk
11 5 (1.20%) Teradata