Period
to 4 August 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Law in permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Law over the 6 months to 4 August 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Law
UK > Scotland
6 months to
4 Aug 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 132 102 194
Rank change year-on-year -30 +92 -22
Permanent jobs citing Law 67 34 32
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Scotland 1.52% 1.53% 0.60%
As % of the General category 2.89% 3.20% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 36 10 11
10th Percentile £37,125 £25,625 £32,250
25th Percentile £42,188 " £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% - -10.00%
75th Percentile £56,875 £59,688 £56,250
90th Percentile £63,343 £70,250 £61,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - -13.04% +11.65%

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 Scotland with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 2,315 1,064 2,906
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 52.69% 48.01% 54.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1,323 648 1,841
10th Percentile £28,750 £30,675 £29,750
25th Percentile £37,500 £37,416 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £49,500 £47,500 £45,100
Median % change year-on-year +4.21% +5.32% +0.22%
75th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £60,000
90th Percentile £74,000 £68,750 £72,500
UK median annual salary £56,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +2.73% +4.76% +5.00%

Law
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Law in Scotland

Law
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Law in Scotland

Law
Salary Histogram in Scotland

Salary distribution for jobs citing Law in Scotland over the 6 months to 4 August 2021.

Salary histogram for Law in Scotland

Law
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Law within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 4 August 2021. 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
Glasgow -11 37 £47,500 +5.56% 4
Edinburgh -23 28 £56,250 - 4
Aberdeen -23 1 £45,000 -30.77%
Dundee - 1 £80,000 -
Law
UK

For the 6 months to 4 August 2021, 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Law.

1 32 (47.76%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (41.79%) Finance
2 28 (41.79%) Social Skills
3 22 (32.84%) SQL
4 19 (28.36%) AWS
5 18 (26.87%) Azure
5 18 (26.87%) Python
5 18 (26.87%) Waterfall
6 17 (25.37%) Java
7 16 (23.88%) Linux
7 16 (23.88%) Self-Motivation
8 15 (22.39%) Presentation Skills
9 14 (20.90%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 14 (20.90%) Big Data
9 14 (20.90%) Mentoring
9 14 (20.90%) Apache Spark
9 14 (20.90%) Data Engineering
9 14 (20.90%) Hadoop
10 13 (19.40%) Legal
11 12 (17.91%) ERP
11 12 (17.91%) Pentaho
11 12 (17.91%) Data Integration
11 12 (17.91%) Google
11 12 (17.91%) Talend
11 12 (17.91%) Apache Hive
11 12 (17.91%) Kafka
12 11 (16.42%) Retail
13 9 (13.43%) Microsoft
14 8 (11.94%) Document Management
14 8 (11.94%) Business Analysis

Law
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 14 (20.90%) Apache Spark
2 2 (2.99%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (2.99%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (2.99%) TPMS
2 2 (2.99%) WildFly
Applications
1 4 (5.97%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (7.46%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (2.99%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 19 (28.36%) AWS
2 18 (26.87%) Azure
3 5 (7.46%) Dynamics 365
4 4 (5.97%) PaaS
4 4 (5.97%) SaaS
5 2 (2.99%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (2.99%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.46%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (20.90%) Big Data
1 14 (20.90%) Hadoop
2 12 (17.91%) Apache Hive
2 12 (17.91%) Pentaho
3 4 (5.97%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (5.97%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.48%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.99%) Data Lake
5 2 (2.99%) MySQL
5 2 (2.99%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.99%) Sybase ASE
6 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2019
Development Applications
1 2 (2.99%) Git (software)
1 2 (2.99%) Jasmine
1 2 (2.99%) Jenkins
1 2 (2.99%) JUnit
General
1 28 (41.79%) Finance
1 28 (41.79%) Social Skills
2 15 (22.39%) Presentation Skills
3 14 (20.90%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 13 (19.40%) Legal
5 11 (16.42%) Retail
6 5 (7.46%) Influencing Skills
7 3 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (4.48%) Manufacturing
7 3 (4.48%) Public Sector
8 2 (2.99%) Banking
8 2 (2.99%) Electronics
8 2 (2.99%) Publishing
9 1 (1.49%) Marketing
9 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (17.91%) Technical Trainer
1 12 (17.91%) Trainer
2 10 (14.93%) Developer
3 7 (10.45%) Analyst
4 6 (8.96%) Software Developer
5 5 (7.46%) Consultant
5 5 (7.46%) Dynamics AX Consultant
5 5 (7.46%) Functional Consultant
6 4 (5.97%) Cloud Engineer
7 3 (4.48%) Senior Developer
7 3 (4.48%) Senior Software Developer
8 2 (2.99%) .NET Developer
8 2 (2.99%) Ab Initio Developer
8 2 (2.99%) Business Analyst
8 2 (2.99%) C# Developer
8 2 (2.99%) Data Warehouse Developer
8 2 (2.99%) Legal Analyst
8 2 (2.99%) Procurement Manager
8 2 (2.99%) Software Engineer
8 2 (2.99%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (17.91%) Kafka
2 3 (4.48%) .NET
2 3 (4.48%) AngularJS
2 3 (4.48%) EDI
2 3 (4.48%) HTML
2 3 (4.48%) Spring
3 2 (2.99%) COM
3 2 (2.99%) HTML5
3 2 (2.99%) Java EE
3 2 (2.99%) jQuery
3 2 (2.99%) JSON
3 2 (2.99%) Middleware
3 2 (2.99%) REST
3 2 (2.99%) SOAP
3 2 (2.99%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (2.99%) Web Services
3 2 (2.99%) XML
4 1 (1.49%) Node.js
4 1 (1.49%) React
4 1 (1.49%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 16 (23.88%) Self-Motivation
2 5 (7.46%) User Experience
3 2 (2.99%) Cloud Native
3 2 (2.99%) Enterprise Cloud
3 2 (2.99%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.99%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.99%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 16 (23.88%) Linux
2 2 (2.99%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (2.99%) Unix
3 1 (1.49%) Windows
3 1 (1.49%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (47.76%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (26.87%) Waterfall
3 14 (20.90%) Data Engineering
3 14 (20.90%) Mentoring
4 12 (17.91%) Data Integration
4 12 (17.91%) ERP
5 8 (11.94%) Business Analysis
5 8 (11.94%) Data Protection
5 8 (11.94%) Document Management
6 7 (10.45%) Analytics
6 7 (10.45%) Coaching
6 7 (10.45%) Information Security
7 6 (8.96%) Line Management
8 5 (7.46%) Cost Reduction
8 5 (7.46%) Cybersecurity
8 5 (7.46%) Facilities Management
8 5 (7.46%) Project Management
8 5 (7.46%) Scrum
8 5 (7.46%) Service Delivery
9 4 (5.97%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (32.84%) SQL
2 18 (26.87%) Python
3 17 (25.37%) Java
4 5 (7.46%) C#
5 4 (5.97%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.99%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (7.46%) Degree
2 2 (2.99%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (2.99%) Master's Degree
3 1 (1.49%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.49%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.96%) GDPR
2 2 (2.99%) PMBOK
System Software
1 1 (1.49%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (5.97%) Ansible
1 4 (5.97%) Terraform
Vendors
1 12 (17.91%) Google
1 12 (17.91%) Talend
2 9 (13.43%) Microsoft
3 6 (8.96%) Oracle
4 5 (7.46%) Siemens
5 4 (5.97%) Instagram
6 2 (2.99%) Ab Initio
6 2 (2.99%) CyberTech
6 2 (2.99%) Sybase
6 2 (2.99%) Twitter
6 2 (2.99%) Workday
7 1 (1.49%) OutSystems
7 1 (1.49%) SAP
7 1 (1.49%) Sun
7 1 (1.49%) VMware