Period
to

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Law in permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Law over the 6 months to 23 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Law
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
23 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 30 57 51
Rank change year-on-year +27 -6 +24
Permanent jobs citing Law 51 1 9
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 7.63% 0.26% 1.90%
As % of the General category 15.13% 0.65% 3.30%
Number of salaries quoted 49 1 8
10th Percentile £26,250 - £28,000
25th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £30,625
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £37,500 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +13.33% -34.78% +58.62%
75th Percentile £58,750 £38,750 £71,250
90th Percentile £78,000 - £75,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - - -16.67%

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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Northern Ireland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 337 155 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 50.45% 39.95% 57.72%
Number of salaries quoted 185 91 148
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,200
25th Percentile £34,500 £32,000 £31,625
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £42,500 £40,250
Median % change year-on-year +5.88% +5.59% -10.56%
75th Percentile £58,750 £53,750 £55,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £72,500 £60,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%

Law
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

Job postings citing Law as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland.

Job vacancy trend for Law in Northern Ireland

Law
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Law in Northern Ireland.

Salary trend for Law in Northern Ireland

Law
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

Salary distribution for jobs citing Law in Northern Ireland over the 6 months to 23 May 2022.

Salary histogram for Law in Northern Ireland

Law
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Law within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 23 May 2022. 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
Jobs
County Antrim +31 44 £42,500 +13.33% 8
County Tyrone - 2 £45,000 -
Law
UK

For the 6 months to 23 May 2022, 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Law.

1 21 (41.18%) Service Delivery
2 17 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 17 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
3 16 (31.37%) Mentoring
3 16 (31.37%) Legal
4 12 (23.53%) Agile
5 11 (21.57%) Degree
5 11 (21.57%) Azure
5 11 (21.57%) Cybersecurity
6 10 (19.61%) Information Security
7 9 (17.65%) Finance
7 9 (17.65%) SaaS
8 8 (15.69%) Data Privacy
8 8 (15.69%) Case Management
8 8 (15.69%) Social Skills
8 8 (15.69%) Cisco
8 8 (15.69%) B2B
8 8 (15.69%) Computer Science
9 7 (13.73%) Migration
9 7 (13.73%) SQL
9 7 (13.73%) Microsoft Office
9 7 (13.73%) Linux
9 7 (13.73%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (13.73%) Firewall
9 7 (13.73%) Infrastructure as Code
9 7 (13.73%) AAT
9 7 (13.73%) Cloud Computing
10 6 (11.76%) Palo Alto
10 6 (11.76%) Project Delivery
10 6 (11.76%) Technical Leadership

Law
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 4 (7.84%) Confluence
2 3 (5.88%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (3.92%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.96%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.96%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.96%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.96%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 7 (13.73%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 11 (21.57%) Azure
2 9 (17.65%) SaaS
3 7 (13.73%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (9.80%) Microsoft 365
5 4 (7.84%) Amazon EKS
5 4 (7.84%) AWS
5 4 (7.84%) GitHub
6 3 (5.88%) IaaS
6 3 (5.88%) OneDrive
6 3 (5.88%) PaaS
7 1 (1.96%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (1.96%) Azure Sentinel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.73%) Firewall
2 5 (9.80%) LAN
3 4 (7.84%) BGP
3 4 (7.84%) Cisco Wireless
3 4 (7.84%) OSPF
3 4 (7.84%) VPN
3 4 (7.84%) Wireless
4 2 (3.92%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.96%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.96%) DNS
5 1 (1.96%) Internet
5 1 (1.96%) SAN
5 1 (1.96%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.96%) Apache Hive
1 1 (1.96%) Big Data
1 1 (1.96%) Data Mining
1 1 (1.96%) Hadoop
1 1 (1.96%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (7.84%) GitLab
1 4 (7.84%) JIRA
General
1 16 (31.37%) Legal
2 9 (17.65%) Finance
3 8 (15.69%) Social Skills
4 2 (3.92%) Banking
5 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
Job Titles
1 9 (17.65%) Analyst
2 6 (11.76%) Network Analyst
3 5 (9.80%) Security Manager
4 4 (7.84%) Developer
4 4 (7.84%) Security Specialist
4 4 (7.84%) Software Engineer
4 4 (7.84%) Support Analyst
4 4 (7.84%) Technical Analyst
5 3 (5.88%) Applications Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) Applications Support
5 3 (5.88%) Applications Support Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) Senior Manager
5 3 (5.88%) Support Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) Business Consultant
6 2 (3.92%) Compliance Manager
6 2 (3.92%) Security Compliance Manager
6 2 (3.92%) Senior UI Developer
6 2 (3.92%) Support Officer
6 2 (3.92%) Technical Support Officer
6 2 (3.92%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.84%) Spring
1 4 (7.84%) Spring Boot
2 2 (3.92%) JSF
2 2 (3.92%) XMPP
3 1 (1.96%) Ajax
3 1 (1.96%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (1.96%) FpML
3 1 (1.96%) J2EE
3 1 (1.96%) REST
3 1 (1.96%) SOAP
3 1 (1.96%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.88%) Replication
2 2 (3.92%) Public Cloud
2 2 (3.92%) User Experience
3 1 (1.96%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.96%) Derivative
3 1 (1.96%) Equities
3 1 (1.96%) Fixed Income
3 1 (1.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (1.96%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.73%) Linux
2 6 (11.76%) Windows
3 4 (7.84%) Unix
4 2 (3.92%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (41.18%) Service Delivery
2 17 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
3 16 (31.37%) Mentoring
4 12 (23.53%) Agile
5 11 (21.57%) Cybersecurity
6 10 (19.61%) Information Security
7 8 (15.69%) B2B
7 8 (15.69%) Case Management
7 8 (15.69%) Computer Science
7 8 (15.69%) Data Privacy
8 7 (13.73%) Infrastructure as Code
8 7 (13.73%) Migration
9 6 (11.76%) ITIL
9 6 (11.76%) Project Delivery
9 6 (11.76%) Technical Leadership
10 5 (9.80%) Microservices
11 4 (7.84%) Risk Assessment
11 4 (7.84%) Security Architecture
11 4 (7.84%) Software Engineering
12 3 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (13.73%) SQL
2 5 (9.80%) Java
3 3 (5.88%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.96%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (21.57%) Degree
2 7 (13.73%) AAT
2 7 (13.73%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (7.84%) CCNP
4 3 (5.88%) CISM
4 3 (5.88%) CISSP
4 3 (5.88%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (5.88%) CRISC
5 2 (3.92%) CCNA
5 2 (3.92%) CGEIT
5 2 (3.92%) SSCP
6 1 (1.96%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 1 (1.96%) CCSK
6 1 (1.96%) CCSP
6 1 (1.96%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (5.88%) SLA
3 2 (3.92%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 2 (3.92%) NIST
4 1 (1.96%) GDPR
4 1 (1.96%) GRC
4 1 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 4 (7.84%) Docker
2 3 (5.88%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (7.84%) Grafana
1 4 (7.84%) Istio
1 4 (7.84%) Kubernetes
1 4 (7.84%) Prometheus
1 4 (7.84%) Terraform
2 2 (3.92%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 17 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (15.69%) Cisco
3 6 (11.76%) Palo Alto
4 4 (7.84%) LexisNexis
5 2 (3.92%) Zscaler
6 1 (1.96%) Automation Anywhere
6 1 (1.96%) Blue Prism
6 1 (1.96%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.96%) Citrix
6 1 (1.96%) Meraki
6 1 (1.96%) Oracle
6 1 (1.96%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.96%) UiPath
6 1 (1.96%) VMware