Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Law
England > North West
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 79 193 215
Rank change year-on-year +114 +22 -8
Permanent jobs citing Law 410 204 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 3.48% 1.57% 1.16%
As % of the General category 8.93% 3.76% 3.07%
Number of salaries quoted 112 100 112
North West median annual salary £44,500 £52,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.24% +23.53% +21.43%
10th Percentile £25,125 £28,675 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £63,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500

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 4,590 5,430 4,535
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 38.92% 41.66% 37.97%
Number of salaries quoted 3,397 3,952 3,700
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,025 £24,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £66,250 £63,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £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 23 September 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 23 September 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 +52 227 £60,000 +95.92% 9
Manchester +51 139 £40,000 -25.23% 33
Merseyside +39 40 £50,000 +69.49% 8
Lancashire - 2 £20,000 - 1
Law
England

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

1 274 (66.83%) Risk Management
1 274 (66.83%) Banking
2 271 (66.10%) Investment Banking
3 270 (65.85%) Wealth Management
4 162 (39.51%) Finance
5 126 (30.73%) Agile Software Development
6 66 (16.10%) Windows
7 65 (15.85%) Java
8 62 (15.12%) ITIL
8 62 (15.12%) Stakeholder Management
9 57 (13.90%) Project Management
10 56 (13.66%) JavaScript
11 55 (13.41%) DevOps
12 54 (13.17%) Analytical Skills
13 53 (12.93%) Microsoft
14 52 (12.68%) Business Intelligence
15 45 (10.98%) Degree
16 44 (10.73%) SDLC
17 42 (10.24%) Service Management
18 40 (9.76%) Linux
19 39 (9.51%) SQL
19 39 (9.51%) Scrum
19 39 (9.51%) Software Engineering
20 37 (9.02%) Problem-Solving
21 36 (8.78%) Microsoft Excel
22 35 (8.54%) HTML
22 35 (8.54%) Oracle
23 34 (8.29%) Microsoft Office
23 34 (8.29%) Legal
24 31 (7.56%) Jenkins

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 28 (6.83%) Confluence
2 10 (2.44%) SharePoint
3 7 (1.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 5 (1.22%) Cloud Foundry
5 4 (0.98%) CMS
5 4 (0.98%) MS Exchange
6 3 (0.73%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.49%) JBoss
7 2 (0.49%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.24%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.24%) CICS
8 1 (0.24%) IIS
8 1 (0.24%) WebSphere
Applications
1 36 (8.78%) Microsoft Excel
2 34 (8.29%) Microsoft Office
3 26 (6.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 19 (4.63%) MS Visio
5 14 (3.41%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.49%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (0.98%) Elite 3E
2 2 (0.49%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.24%) Carpe Diem
3 1 (0.24%) Exstream
3 1 (0.24%) Loan IQ
3 1 (0.24%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 26 (6.34%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (3.17%) OpenShift
4 10 (2.44%) npm
5 9 (2.20%) Google Cloud Platform
6 7 (1.71%) BrowserStack
7 5 (1.22%) Office 365
7 5 (1.22%) PaaS
8 4 (0.98%) Dynamics 365
9 2 (0.49%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (0.49%) Mimecast
9 2 (0.49%) SaaS
10 1 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.24%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.24%) IaaS
10 1 (0.24%) Lucidchart
10 1 (0.24%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.41%) Internet
2 6 (1.46%) Firewall
3 5 (1.22%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (0.98%) Skype
4 4 (0.98%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.73%) HTTP
5 3 (0.73%) LAN
5 3 (0.73%) Network Security
5 3 (0.73%) Sourcefire
5 3 (0.73%) WAN
6 2 (0.49%) ATM
6 2 (0.49%) DNS
6 2 (0.49%) Intranet
6 2 (0.49%) NAS
6 2 (0.49%) SAN
6 2 (0.49%) WebEx
7 1 (0.24%) Broadband
7 1 (0.24%) FTP
7 1 (0.24%) Softphone
7 1 (0.24%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (4.88%) SQL Server
2 11 (2.68%) Big Data
3 8 (1.95%) Hadoop
4 7 (1.71%) GIS
4 7 (1.71%) MySQL
4 7 (1.71%) QlikView
4 7 (1.71%) Relational Database
4 7 (1.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (1.22%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 5 (1.22%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (1.22%) Power BI
5 5 (1.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (0.98%) Oracle Database
6 4 (0.98%) RDBMS
7 3 (0.73%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.49%) DB2
8 2 (0.49%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.24%) IBM InfoSphere
9 1 (0.24%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 31 (7.56%) Jenkins
2 30 (7.32%) JIRA
3 23 (5.61%) Git (software)
4 13 (3.17%) Selenium
5 10 (2.44%) Babel
5 10 (2.44%) Gradle
5 10 (2.44%) Grunt
5 10 (2.44%) gulp
5 10 (2.44%) webpack
6 9 (2.20%) Bitbucket
7 7 (1.71%) Sonatype Nexus
7 7 (1.71%) TeamCity
8 5 (1.22%) Jasmine
8 5 (1.22%) Karma Test Runner
8 5 (1.22%) Mocha
9 4 (0.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (0.98%) Cucumber
9 4 (0.98%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (0.98%) WebDriver
9 4 (0.98%) Xcode
General
1 274 (66.83%) Banking
2 271 (66.10%) Investment Banking
3 162 (39.51%) Finance
4 34 (8.29%) Legal
5 11 (2.68%) Retail
6 10 (2.44%) Marketing
7 7 (1.71%) Financial Institution
8 6 (1.46%) Publishing
9 5 (1.22%) Corporate Banking
9 5 (1.22%) Military
9 5 (1.22%) Retail Banking
10 4 (0.98%) Billing
11 3 (0.73%) Back Office
12 2 (0.49%) Automotive
12 2 (0.49%) Games
12 2 (0.49%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.24%) Advertising
13 1 (0.24%) Front Office
13 1 (0.24%) General Ledger
13 1 (0.24%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 78 (19.02%) Analyst
2 77 (18.78%) Developer
3 33 (8.05%) Project Manager
4 27 (6.59%) Business Analyst
5 18 (4.39%) Service Manager
6 17 (4.15%) Java Developer
6 17 (4.15%) Team Leader
7 15 (3.66%) Architect
7 15 (3.66%) IT Analyst
8 13 (3.17%) Senior DevOps
9 12 (2.93%) DevOps Engineer
9 12 (2.93%) Scrum Master
9 12 (2.93%) Senior Developer
10 11 (2.68%) Administrator
10 11 (2.68%) Security Engineer
10 11 (2.68%) Service Analyst
11 10 (2.44%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 10 (2.44%) Support Analyst
12 9 (2.20%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 9 (2.20%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (8.54%) HTML
2 30 (7.32%) CSS
3 27 (6.59%) AngularJS
4 21 (5.12%) HTML5
4 21 (5.12%) React
5 18 (4.39%) REST
6 16 (3.90%) Spring
7 15 (3.66%) CSS3
7 15 (3.66%) Web Services
8 13 (3.17%) .NET
9 12 (2.93%) Redux
9 12 (2.93%) RESTful
9 12 (2.93%) XML
10 11 (2.68%) Ajax
11 10 (2.44%) Ionic Framework
11 10 (2.44%) LESS
11 10 (2.44%) Node.js
11 10 (2.44%) React Native
11 10 (2.44%) Sass
11 10 (2.44%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 54 (13.17%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (7.32%) User Experience
3 26 (6.34%) Mainframe
4 15 (3.66%) Computer Science
4 15 (3.66%) Mobile App
4 15 (3.66%) Online Banking
5 14 (3.41%) Greenfield Project
6 13 (3.17%) Enterprise Software
6 13 (3.17%) Management Information System
7 12 (2.93%) Internet of Things
8 11 (2.68%) Arduino
9 10 (2.44%) Data Centre
9 10 (2.44%) Wiki
10 9 (2.20%) Fintech
10 9 (2.20%) Virtual Team
11 8 (1.95%) PMI
12 6 (1.46%) Blackberry
12 6 (1.46%) iPhone
12 6 (1.46%) Mobile Payment
13 5 (1.22%) Industrial Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 66 (16.10%) Windows
2 40 (9.76%) Linux
3 29 (7.07%) Unix
4 20 (4.88%) Android
5 19 (4.63%) Windows 7
6 16 (3.90%) Apple iOS
7 9 (2.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (1.71%) Windows 10
8 7 (1.71%) Windows Server
9 6 (1.46%) Solaris
10 5 (1.22%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (1.22%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.49%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.49%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.24%) AIX
12 1 (0.24%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 274 (66.83%) Risk Management
2 270 (65.85%) Wealth Management
3 126 (30.73%) Agile Software Development
4 62 (15.12%) ITIL
4 62 (15.12%) Stakeholder Management
5 57 (13.90%) Project Management
6 55 (13.41%) DevOps
7 52 (12.68%) Business Intelligence
8 44 (10.73%) SDLC
9 42 (10.24%) Service Management
10 39 (9.51%) Scrum
10 39 (9.51%) Software Engineering
11 37 (9.02%) Problem-Solving
12 29 (7.07%) TDD
12 29 (7.07%) Test Automation
13 28 (6.83%) Continuous Integration
14 24 (5.85%) Change Control
14 24 (5.85%) PRINCE2
14 24 (5.85%) SOA
15 23 (5.61%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 65 (15.85%) Java
2 56 (13.66%) JavaScript
3 39 (9.51%) SQL
4 27 (6.59%) Python
5 23 (5.61%) C#
6 20 (4.88%) Perl
7 15 (3.66%) TypeScript
8 14 (3.41%) C++
9 13 (3.17%) ES6
10 11 (2.68%) Java 8
11 10 (2.44%) C
11 10 (2.44%) Go
12 9 (2.20%) Scala
13 8 (1.95%) Bash Shell
14 7 (1.71%) Ruby
15 6 (1.46%) Kotlin
15 6 (1.46%) PL/SQL
16 5 (1.22%) T-SQL
17 4 (0.98%) PHP
17 4 (0.98%) VB
Qualifications
1 45 (10.98%) Degree
2 15 (3.66%) ISEB
3 13 (3.17%) PMP
4 12 (2.93%) PMI Certification
5 11 (2.68%) OCPJP
6 10 (2.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 9 (2.20%) CISSP
7 9 (2.20%) ISTQB
8 8 (1.95%) Computer Science Degree
8 8 (1.95%) Security Cleared
9 7 (1.71%) ISEB Practitioner
9 7 (1.71%) ITIL Certification
9 7 (1.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 6 (1.46%) Siebel Certification
11 5 (1.22%) APMP
11 5 (1.22%) CISM
11 5 (1.22%) SC Cleared
12 4 (0.98%) CIMA
12 4 (0.98%) CISA
13 3 (0.73%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (6.83%) QA
2 26 (6.34%) PMO
3 20 (4.88%) SLA
4 7 (1.71%) GDPR
5 6 (1.46%) PSD2
6 3 (0.73%) COBIT
6 3 (0.73%) COSO
6 3 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.49%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.24%) ISO 20022
8 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 1 (0.24%) P3O
8 1 (0.24%) PMBOK
System Software
1 27 (6.59%) Docker
2 15 (3.66%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.73%) Snort
4 3 (0.73%) XenApp
5 2 (0.49%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.49%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.24%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 1 (0.24%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.24%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (3.66%) Kubernetes
2 11 (2.68%) Ansible
3 8 (1.95%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.49%) Terraform
5 1 (0.24%) CA Endevor
5 1 (0.24%) FlexNet
5 1 (0.24%) Ganglia
5 1 (0.24%) Grafana
5 1 (0.24%) Kibana
5 1 (0.24%) Nagios
5 1 (0.24%) Nessus
5 1 (0.24%) Netcool
5 1 (0.24%) PowerBroker
5 1 (0.24%) Prometheus
5 1 (0.24%) Puppet
5 1 (0.24%) SCOM
5 1 (0.24%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 53 (12.93%) Microsoft
2 35 (8.54%) Oracle
3 16 (3.90%) Tableau
4 15 (3.66%) Intapp
5 10 (2.44%) Sony
6 9 (2.20%) Citrix
6 9 (2.20%) Google
6 9 (2.20%) Red Hat
7 8 (1.95%) ServiceNow
7 8 (1.95%) Splunk
7 8 (1.95%) VMware
8 7 (1.71%) CA
9 6 (1.46%) Cisco
9 6 (1.46%) EMC
9 6 (1.46%) NetApp
9 6 (1.46%) Siebel
10 5 (1.22%) Cypress Semiconductor
10 5 (1.22%) Siemens
11 4 (0.98%) MuleSoft
11 4 (0.98%) Teradata