Period
to 22 July 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 22 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Law
England > North West
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 100 219 186
Rank change year-on-year +119 -33 +57
Permanent jobs citing Law 384 159 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 3.10% 1.20% 1.46%
As % of the General category 7.87% 3.05% 3.61%
Number of salaries quoted 98 113 120
North West median annual salary £43,500 £52,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.14% +31.25% +23.08%
10th Percentile £23,550 £28,800 £27,950
90th Percentile £69,000 £67,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £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 4,882 5,205 4,683
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 39.43% 39.41% 40.48%
Number of salaries quoted 3,708 3,909 3,764
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £64,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

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 22 July 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 22 July 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 +89 242 £62,500 +104.08% 6
Manchester +23 106 £40,000 -24.53% 42
Merseyside +29 31 £50,000 +40.85% 3
Lancashire - 3 £23,500 -
Law
England

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 269 (70.05%) Banking
2 268 (69.79%) Investment Banking
2 268 (69.79%) Risk Management
3 267 (69.53%) Wealth Management
4 193 (50.26%) Finance
5 125 (32.55%) Agile Software Development
6 66 (17.19%) ITIL
7 64 (16.67%) Java
8 61 (15.89%) Project Management
9 60 (15.63%) Windows
9 60 (15.63%) SDLC
10 55 (14.32%) DevOps
11 51 (13.28%) Analytical Skills
11 51 (13.28%) Stakeholder Management
12 48 (12.50%) Linux
13 47 (12.24%) SQL
14 44 (11.46%) Microsoft
15 43 (11.20%) Jenkins
16 42 (10.94%) Service Management
17 41 (10.68%) Scrum
18 39 (10.16%) Information Security
18 39 (10.16%) Legal
18 39 (10.16%) Oracle
19 38 (9.90%) Business Intelligence
19 38 (9.90%) Problem-Solving
20 36 (9.38%) Software Engineering
21 35 (9.11%) JavaScript
21 35 (9.11%) PRINCE2
21 35 (9.11%) Unix
22 34 (8.85%) Degree

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 32 (8.33%) Confluence
2 12 (3.13%) SharePoint
3 10 (2.60%) JBoss
4 9 (2.34%) WebSphere
5 5 (1.30%) Cloud Foundry
5 5 (1.30%) Tomcat
6 4 (1.04%) Apache
6 4 (1.04%) CICS
6 4 (1.04%) MS Exchange
6 4 (1.04%) WebLogic
7 3 (0.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.26%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.26%) CMS
9 1 (0.26%) IIS
9 1 (0.26%) Jetty
9 1 (0.26%) Moodle
9 1 (0.26%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 32 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
2 28 (7.29%) Microsoft Excel
3 17 (4.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 12 (3.13%) MS Visio
5 8 (2.08%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.52%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.52%) CaseMap
2 2 (0.52%) Concordance
2 2 (0.52%) Elite 3E
2 2 (0.52%) LexisNexis TimeMap
2 2 (0.52%) Veritas eDiscovery
2 2 (0.52%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.26%) Carpe Diem
3 1 (0.26%) Exstream
3 1 (0.26%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.26%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 24 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (3.65%) OpenShift
3 13 (3.39%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (2.34%) PaaS
5 8 (2.08%) npm
6 7 (1.82%) BrowserStack
7 5 (1.30%) Google Cloud Platform
7 5 (1.30%) Office 365
8 4 (1.04%) Dynamics 365
9 3 (0.78%) AWS CloudFormation
9 3 (0.78%) NuGet
10 1 (0.26%) Lucidchart
10 1 (0.26%) Salesforce Service Cloud
10 1 (0.26%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.91%) Internet
2 7 (1.82%) Firewall
3 6 (1.56%) TCP/IP
4 5 (1.30%) SSL
5 4 (1.04%) HTTP
6 3 (0.78%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (0.78%) LAN
6 3 (0.78%) WAN
7 2 (0.52%) ATM
7 2 (0.52%) DNS
7 2 (0.52%) Intranet
7 2 (0.52%) NAS
7 2 (0.52%) Network Security
7 2 (0.52%) SAN
7 2 (0.52%) Skype
7 2 (0.52%) SSH
7 2 (0.52%) WebEx
8 1 (0.26%) Broadband
8 1 (0.26%) CTI
8 1 (0.26%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 11 (2.86%) GIS
2 11 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (2.60%) MySQL
3 10 (2.60%) Relational Database
4 9 (2.34%) Hadoop
5 7 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (1.56%) DB2
6 6 (1.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (1.30%) MongoDB
7 5 (1.30%) Oracle Database
8 4 (1.04%) Big Data
8 4 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (1.04%) RDBMS
9 3 (0.78%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 3 (0.78%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (0.78%) Power BI
9 3 (0.78%) QlikView
10 2 (0.52%) Cognos Framework Manager
10 2 (0.52%) Cognos Report Studio
Development Applications
1 43 (11.20%) Jenkins
2 32 (8.33%) JIRA
3 26 (6.77%) Git (software)
4 16 (4.17%) Bitbucket
5 14 (3.65%) Sonatype Nexus
6 10 (2.60%) CA Release Automation
7 9 (2.34%) Selenium
7 9 (2.34%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (2.08%) Gradle
8 8 (2.08%) SonarQube
9 7 (1.82%) Babel
9 7 (1.82%) Grunt
9 7 (1.82%) gulp
9 7 (1.82%) webpack
10 6 (1.56%) TeamCity
11 5 (1.30%) Eclipse
11 5 (1.30%) Jasmine
11 5 (1.30%) Karma Test Runner
11 5 (1.30%) Mocha
11 5 (1.30%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 269 (70.05%) Banking
2 268 (69.79%) Investment Banking
3 193 (50.26%) Finance
4 39 (10.16%) Legal
5 14 (3.65%) Retail
6 9 (2.34%) Marketing
7 6 (1.56%) Military
8 4 (1.04%) Billing
8 4 (1.04%) Corporate Banking
8 4 (1.04%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.78%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.52%) Automotive
10 2 (0.52%) Back Office
10 2 (0.52%) Games
10 2 (0.52%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.26%) Advertising
11 1 (0.26%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.26%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 74 (19.27%) Analyst
2 60 (15.63%) Developer
3 22 (5.73%) Business Analyst
4 20 (5.21%) Project Manager
5 14 (3.65%) DevOps Engineer
5 14 (3.65%) Java Developer
6 13 (3.39%) IT Analyst
7 12 (3.13%) Programme Manager
8 11 (2.86%) Architect
8 11 (2.86%) Junior
8 11 (2.86%) Service Manager
8 11 (2.86%) Software Engineer
8 11 (2.86%) Support Analyst
8 11 (2.86%) Team Leader
9 10 (2.60%) Scrum Master
10 9 (2.34%) IT Support
11 8 (2.08%) IT Support Analyst
11 8 (2.08%) Security Engineer
11 8 (2.08%) Technical Manager
11 8 (2.08%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (4.95%) REST
2 17 (4.43%) AngularJS
2 17 (4.43%) HTML
3 16 (4.17%) CSS
3 16 (4.17%) Middleware
4 14 (3.65%) React
5 12 (3.13%) .NET
5 12 (3.13%) Spring
6 11 (2.86%) RESTful
6 11 (2.86%) Web Services
7 10 (2.60%) XML
8 9 (2.34%) Redux
9 8 (2.08%) CSS3
9 8 (2.08%) HTML5
9 8 (2.08%) J2EE
9 8 (2.08%) JSON
9 8 (2.08%) Node.js
10 7 (1.82%) Ajax
10 7 (1.82%) LESS
10 7 (1.82%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 51 (13.28%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (5.99%) Mainframe
3 15 (3.91%) PMI
4 14 (3.65%) Computer Science
4 14 (3.65%) Management Information System
5 13 (3.39%) User Experience
6 12 (3.13%) Greenfield Project
6 12 (3.13%) Online Banking
6 12 (3.13%) Virtual Team
7 11 (2.86%) Data Centre
7 11 (2.86%) Internet of Things
7 11 (2.86%) Mobile App
8 9 (2.34%) Enterprise Software
8 9 (2.34%) Fintech
9 8 (2.08%) PKI
10 7 (1.82%) Arduino
11 6 (1.56%) IVR
11 6 (1.56%) Mobile Payment
11 6 (1.56%) Self-Motivation
11 6 (1.56%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 60 (15.63%) Windows
2 48 (12.50%) Linux
3 35 (9.11%) Unix
4 14 (3.65%) Android
5 11 (2.86%) Apple iOS
5 11 (2.86%) Windows 7
6 10 (2.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (1.82%) Windows Server
8 5 (1.30%) AIX
8 5 (1.30%) Solaris
8 5 (1.30%) Windows 10
8 5 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.52%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.26%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 268 (69.79%) Risk Management
2 267 (69.53%) Wealth Management
3 125 (32.55%) Agile Software Development
4 66 (17.19%) ITIL
5 61 (15.89%) Project Management
6 60 (15.63%) SDLC
7 55 (14.32%) DevOps
8 51 (13.28%) Stakeholder Management
9 42 (10.94%) Service Management
10 41 (10.68%) Scrum
11 39 (10.16%) Information Security
12 38 (9.90%) Business Intelligence
12 38 (9.90%) Problem-Solving
13 36 (9.38%) Software Engineering
14 35 (9.11%) PRINCE2
15 29 (7.55%) Change Management
16 27 (7.03%) Continuous Integration
17 25 (6.51%) Change Control
18 24 (6.25%) Waterfall
19 22 (5.73%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 64 (16.67%) Java
2 47 (12.24%) SQL
3 35 (9.11%) JavaScript
4 31 (8.07%) Python
5 20 (5.21%) C#
6 19 (4.95%) Perl
7 14 (3.65%) C++
8 10 (2.60%) C
8 10 (2.60%) Shell Script
9 9 (2.34%) Scala
10 8 (2.08%) Ruby
11 7 (1.82%) ES6
11 7 (1.82%) Go
11 7 (1.82%) Java 8
11 7 (1.82%) TypeScript
12 6 (1.56%) Bash Shell
12 6 (1.56%) PL/SQL
13 5 (1.30%) COBOL
13 5 (1.30%) PHP
13 5 (1.30%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (8.85%) Degree
2 19 (4.95%) PMI Certification
3 14 (3.65%) ISEB
4 10 (2.60%) ISTQB
4 10 (2.60%) ITIL Certification
5 9 (2.34%) CISSP
5 9 (2.34%) PMP
5 9 (2.34%) Security Cleared
6 8 (2.08%) ISEB Practitioner
6 8 (2.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 7 (1.82%) Computer Science Degree
7 7 (1.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 7 (1.82%) OCPJP
8 5 (1.30%) APMP
8 5 (1.30%) CIMA
8 5 (1.30%) CISM
8 5 (1.30%) SC Cleared
9 4 (1.04%) CISA
9 4 (1.04%) Siebel Certification
10 3 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (6.77%) PMO
2 22 (5.73%) QA
3 11 (2.86%) SLA
4 8 (2.08%) GDPR
5 6 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (1.30%) GCP
6 5 (1.30%) PSD2
7 4 (1.04%) Data Quality
8 3 (0.78%) COBIT
8 3 (0.78%) COSO
9 1 (0.26%) ISO 22301
9 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 1 (0.26%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.26%) PMBOK
9 1 (0.26%) SEPA
System Software
1 27 (7.03%) Docker
2 15 (3.91%) Active Directory
3 6 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.78%) XenApp
5 2 (0.52%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.52%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.26%) Snort
6 1 (0.26%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 1 (0.26%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.26%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 23 (5.99%) Opscode Chef
2 15 (3.91%) Kubernetes
3 10 (2.60%) Ansible
4 7 (1.82%) BladeLogic
5 6 (1.56%) Terraform
6 4 (1.04%) CA Wily
6 4 (1.04%) Puppet
7 3 (0.78%) Packer
8 2 (0.52%) Nagios
8 2 (0.52%) Netcool
8 2 (0.52%) SCOM
8 2 (0.52%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.26%) CA Endevor
9 1 (0.26%) FlexNet
9 1 (0.26%) Ganglia
9 1 (0.26%) Grafana
9 1 (0.26%) Kibana
9 1 (0.26%) Netcool/OMNIbus
9 1 (0.26%) PowerBroker
9 1 (0.26%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 44 (11.46%) Microsoft
2 39 (10.16%) Oracle
3 14 (3.65%) Tableau
4 12 (3.13%) IBM
4 12 (3.13%) Red Hat
5 9 (2.34%) Citrix
5 9 (2.34%) Intapp
5 9 (2.34%) Splunk
5 9 (2.34%) VMware
6 7 (1.82%) CA
6 7 (1.82%) Teradata
7 6 (1.56%) Cisco
8 5 (1.30%) Cypress Semiconductor
8 5 (1.30%) Siebel
8 5 (1.30%) Siemens
8 5 (1.30%) Sun
9 4 (1.04%) AppDynamics
9 4 (1.04%) CA Agile Central
9 4 (1.04%) EMC
9 4 (1.04%) NetApp