Period
to 15 August 2018

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 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Law
UK > Scotland
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 158 183 169
Rank change year-on-year +25 -14 -11
Permanent jobs citing Law 67 37 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.23% 0.69% 1.30%
As % of the General category 3.42% 1.63% 2.76%
Number of salaries quoted 11 23 36
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £30,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +66.67% -40.00% +19.05%
10th Percentile £42,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £36,250 £56,250
UK 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 Scotland with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1,961 2,272 2,684
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 35.89% 42.59% 47.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1,266 1,416 1,407
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

Law
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Law in Scotland

Law
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Law in Scotland.

Salary trend for Law in Scotland

Law
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Law in Scotland over the 6 months to 15 August 2018.

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 15 August 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
Glasgow +15 41 £40,000 -41.61% 2
Edinburgh -11 15 £50,000 +78.57% 3
Fife - 7 £46,250 -
Dundee - 4 - -
Law
UK

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Law.

1 31 (46.27%) Risk Management
1 31 (46.27%) Banking
2 30 (44.78%) Investment Banking
2 30 (44.78%) Wealth Management
3 19 (28.36%) Java
4 16 (23.88%) SQL
5 15 (22.39%) Software Engineering
6 14 (20.90%) C++
6 14 (20.90%) SQL Server
6 14 (20.90%) Windows
7 13 (19.40%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (17.91%) Finance
8 12 (17.91%) C#
9 11 (16.42%) Microsoft
9 11 (16.42%) Android
9 11 (16.42%) iPhone
10 10 (14.93%) Mathematics
10 10 (14.93%) OO
10 10 (14.93%) Change Management
11 9 (13.43%) Service Management
11 9 (13.43%) SOA
11 9 (13.43%) Degree
11 9 (13.43%) Enterprise Software
12 8 (11.94%) AngularJS
12 8 (11.94%) Physics
12 8 (11.94%) Apple iOS
12 8 (11.94%) Linux
12 8 (11.94%) Web Services
12 8 (11.94%) Unix
12 8 (11.94%) ActionScript

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 2 (2.99%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (1.49%) CMS
2 1 (1.49%) Drupal
2 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.49%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (1.49%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.49%) Umbraco
2 1 (1.49%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (10.45%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (5.97%) MS Visio
3 3 (4.48%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (2.99%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (1.49%) InfoPath
5 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (1.49%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.45%) iTunes
2 4 (5.97%) Office 365
3 2 (2.99%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.99%) PaaS
4 1 (1.49%) Google Analytics
4 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.97%) Cisco IOS
1 4 (5.97%) Internet
1 4 (5.97%) Intranet
2 3 (4.48%) Extranet
3 2 (2.99%) ADSL
3 2 (2.99%) Broadband
3 2 (2.99%) VPN
4 1 (1.49%) Cisco IPT
4 1 (1.49%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.49%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (20.90%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.46%) Oracle Database
3 3 (4.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.99%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (2.99%) Big Data
4 2 (2.99%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (2.99%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.99%) Qlik Sense
4 2 (2.99%) QlikView
4 2 (2.99%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.99%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.49%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (7.46%) JIRA
2 4 (5.97%) Visual Studio
3 3 (4.48%) Toad
4 2 (2.99%) Cucumber
4 2 (2.99%) Grunt
4 2 (2.99%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.99%) Selenium
4 2 (2.99%) Subversion
4 2 (2.99%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.49%) GoogleTest
5 1 (1.49%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (1.49%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 31 (46.27%) Banking
2 30 (44.78%) Investment Banking
3 12 (17.91%) Finance
4 7 (10.45%) Games
5 4 (5.97%) Marketing
6 3 (4.48%) Military
7 2 (2.99%) French Language
7 2 (2.99%) Front Office
7 2 (2.99%) German Language
7 2 (2.99%) Italian Language
7 2 (2.99%) Legal
7 2 (2.99%) Multimedia
7 2 (2.99%) Spanish Language
8 1 (1.49%) Mandarin Language
8 1 (1.49%) Retail
8 1 (1.49%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (34.33%) Developer
2 10 (14.93%) Analyst
3 6 (8.96%) Senior Developer
4 5 (7.46%) 3D Developer
5 4 (5.97%) Business Analyst
5 4 (5.97%) C++ Developer
5 4 (5.97%) Data Analyst
5 4 (5.97%) IT Manager
5 4 (5.97%) Java Developer
5 4 (5.97%) Software Developer
6 3 (4.48%) Applications Specialist
6 3 (4.48%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (2.99%) .NET Developer
7 2 (2.99%) Operations Manager
7 2 (2.99%) Senior C++ Developer
7 2 (2.99%) Software Engineer
7 2 (2.99%) Solutions Designer
7 2 (2.99%) Technical Business Analyst
7 2 (2.99%) Technical Leader
7 2 (2.99%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.94%) AngularJS
1 8 (11.94%) OpenGL
1 8 (11.94%) Web Services
2 7 (10.45%) XML
3 6 (8.96%) .NET
3 6 (8.96%) CSS
3 6 (8.96%) HTML
4 5 (7.46%) J2EE
5 4 (5.97%) .NET Framework
5 4 (5.97%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 4 (5.97%) RESTful
6 3 (4.48%) HTML5
6 3 (4.48%) jQuery
6 3 (4.48%) Middleware
6 3 (4.48%) SOAP
6 3 (4.48%) WebGL
6 3 (4.48%) XSD
6 3 (4.48%) XSLT
7 2 (2.99%) Backbone.js
7 2 (2.99%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.42%) iPhone
2 9 (13.43%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (10.45%) Algorithms
3 7 (10.45%) Computer Science
4 6 (8.96%) iPad
5 5 (7.46%) Data Structures
5 5 (7.46%) PlayStation
5 5 (7.46%) Xbox
6 4 (5.97%) 3D Graphics
6 4 (5.97%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (5.97%) Data Centre
7 3 (4.48%) Clustering
7 3 (4.48%) Derivative
7 3 (4.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (2.99%) Blackberry
8 2 (2.99%) Cyberthreat
8 2 (2.99%) Management Information System
8 2 (2.99%) User Experience
9 1 (1.49%) Cyberattack
9 1 (1.49%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 14 (20.90%) Windows
2 11 (16.42%) Android
3 8 (11.94%) Apple iOS
3 8 (11.94%) Linux
3 8 (11.94%) Unix
4 5 (7.46%) Windows Server
5 4 (5.97%) Mac OS
5 4 (5.97%) Windows 10
5 4 (5.97%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (4.48%) Windows 7
7 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (2.99%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.49%) VxWorks
8 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (46.27%) Risk Management
2 30 (44.78%) Wealth Management
3 15 (22.39%) Software Engineering
4 13 (19.40%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (14.93%) Change Management
5 10 (14.93%) Mathematics
5 10 (14.93%) OO
6 9 (13.43%) Service Management
6 9 (13.43%) SOA
7 8 (11.94%) Physics
8 7 (10.45%) Applied Mathematics
8 7 (10.45%) Business Analysis
8 7 (10.45%) Data Analysis
8 7 (10.45%) Game Development
9 6 (8.96%) Document Management
9 6 (8.96%) Scrum
10 5 (7.46%) Asset Management
10 5 (7.46%) ITIL
10 5 (7.46%) Project Management
10 5 (7.46%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 19 (28.36%) Java
2 16 (23.88%) SQL
3 14 (20.90%) C++
4 12 (17.91%) C#
5 8 (11.94%) ActionScript
6 7 (10.45%) Objective-C
7 6 (8.96%) ActionScript 3.0
7 6 (8.96%) GLSL
7 6 (8.96%) JavaScript
8 5 (7.46%) PL/SQL
9 3 (4.48%) T-SQL
10 2 (2.99%) Scala
11 1 (1.49%) Apple Swift
11 1 (1.49%) MATLAB
11 1 (1.49%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.49%) XPath
Qualifications
1 9 (13.43%) Degree
2 4 (5.97%) CISSP
3 2 (2.99%) CISA
3 2 (2.99%) CISM
3 2 (2.99%) CRISC
3 2 (2.99%) ISEB
4 1 (1.49%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.49%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (1.49%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.49%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.49%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.49%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.48%) SLA
2 2 (2.99%) GDPR
3 1 (1.49%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.49%) QA
System Software
1 5 (7.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.48%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (1.49%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 11 (16.42%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.45%) Oracle
3 5 (7.46%) VMware
4 4 (5.97%) Cisco
4 4 (5.97%) Google
4 4 (5.97%) Meraki
5 3 (4.48%) Solace
5 3 (4.48%) Talarian
5 3 (4.48%) TIBCO
6 2 (2.99%) Alteryx
6 2 (2.99%) Atlassian
6 2 (2.99%) IBM
6 2 (2.99%) iManage
6 2 (2.99%) MicroStrategy
6 2 (2.99%) Sun
6 2 (2.99%) Tableau
6 2 (2.99%) Yahoo!
7 1 (1.49%) Charles River
7 1 (1.49%) Intapp
7 1 (1.49%) Sitecore