Period
to 20 July 2017

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 20 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Law
UK > Scotland
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 184 144 149
Rank change year-on-year -40 +5 +27
Permanent jobs citing Law 37 87 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.71% 1.49% 1.48%
As % of the General category 1.64% 3.22% 3.04%
Number of salaries quoted 23 49 61
Scotland median annual salary £30,000 £50,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -40.00% +19.05% +20.00%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £47,250 £56,250 £60,500
UK median annual salary £50,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -3.81% +5.00% +5.26%

Law is in the common skills category. The next 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.

General Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 2261 2706 3095
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 43.49% 46.35% 48.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1447 1414 1846
Scotland median annual salary £47,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.05% +5.56% +1.12%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £29,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £66,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 20 July 2017.

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 20 July 2017. 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
Edinburgh -44 24 £30,000 -40.00% 2
Glasgow +21 12 £59,250 +50.96% 3
Law
UK

For the 6 months to 20 July 2017, IT jobs citing Law also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Law.

1 25 (67.57%) Linux
2 19 (51.35%) Splunk
2 19 (51.35%) Security Monitoring
3 15 (40.54%) Finance
4 11 (29.73%) Red Hat
4 11 (29.73%) Unix
5 9 (24.32%) Cybersecurity
6 8 (21.62%) Analytics
6 8 (21.62%) Big Data
6 8 (21.62%) Big Data Analytics
6 8 (21.62%) Data Analytics
7 6 (16.22%) Programme Delivery
7 6 (16.22%) Data Centre
7 6 (16.22%) Software Testing
7 6 (16.22%) Migration
8 5 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (10.81%) VMware
9 4 (10.81%) AIX
9 4 (10.81%) EMC
10 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
10 3 (8.11%) Active Directory
10 3 (8.11%) OO
10 3 (8.11%) Python
10 3 (8.11%) Oracle
10 3 (8.11%) SQL Server
10 3 (8.11%) Perl
10 3 (8.11%) Java
10 3 (8.11%) SAN
10 3 (8.11%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (8.11%) Retail

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:

Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) SAN
2 1 (2.70%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.62%) Big Data
2 3 (8.11%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.41%) MongoDB
3 2 (5.41%) RDBMS
3 2 (5.41%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.70%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) JUnit
2 1 (2.70%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.70%) GoCD
2 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.70%) TeamCity
2 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (40.54%) Finance
2 3 (8.11%) Billing
2 3 (8.11%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (8.11%) Retail
3 2 (5.41%) Legal
Job Titles
1 22 (59.46%) Consultant
2 21 (56.76%) Security Consultant
3 13 (35.14%) Linux Consultant
4 12 (32.43%) Associate Consultant
5 7 (18.92%) Analytics Consultant
5 7 (18.92%) Big Data Consultant
5 7 (18.92%) Data Analytics Consultant
5 7 (18.92%) Data Consultant
5 7 (18.92%) Splunk Consultant
5 7 (18.92%) Trainee
5 7 (18.92%) Trainee Consultant
6 3 (8.11%) Administrator
6 3 (8.11%) Coordinator
6 3 (8.11%) Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Unix Administrator
7 2 (5.41%) Information Security Consultant
7 2 (5.41%) Information Strategy Consultant
7 2 (5.41%) Java Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Strategy Consultant
8 1 (2.70%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) Ajax
1 2 (5.41%) FIX Protocol
1 2 (5.41%) Hibernate
1 2 (5.41%) J2EE
1 2 (5.41%) JPA
1 2 (5.41%) jQuery
1 2 (5.41%) JSON
1 2 (5.41%) Spring
1 2 (5.41%) XML
1 2 (5.41%) XSLT
2 1 (2.70%) .NET
2 1 (2.70%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.70%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (2.70%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.11%) Clustering
3 2 (5.41%) Cyberthreat
3 2 (5.41%) Replication
4 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.70%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (2.70%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 25 (67.57%) Linux
2 11 (29.73%) Unix
3 4 (10.81%) AIX
4 3 (8.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (5.41%) Tru64
6 1 (2.70%) Windows
6 1 (2.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (51.35%) Security Monitoring
2 9 (24.32%) Cybersecurity
3 8 (21.62%) Analytics
3 8 (21.62%) Big Data Analytics
3 8 (21.62%) Data Analytics
4 6 (16.22%) Migration
4 6 (16.22%) Programme Delivery
4 6 (16.22%) Software Testing
5 5 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (8.11%) Business Analysis
6 3 (8.11%) OO
6 3 (8.11%) Unit Testing
7 2 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (5.41%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
7 2 (5.41%) DevOps
7 2 (5.41%) High Availability
7 2 (5.41%) SDLC
7 2 (5.41%) Test Automation
7 2 (5.41%) Threat Management
7 2 (5.41%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.11%) Java
1 3 (8.11%) Perl
1 3 (8.11%) Python
2 2 (5.41%) C
2 2 (5.41%) JavaScript
2 2 (5.41%) PHP
2 2 (5.41%) SQL
3 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.70%) Korn
3 1 (2.70%) Ruby
3 1 (2.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (2.70%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (8.11%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.41%) RHEV
2 2 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) Ansible
2 2 (5.41%) Control-M
2 2 (5.41%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (5.41%) Puppet
2 2 (5.41%) Rundeck
2 2 (5.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (2.70%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (2.70%) Graphite
3 1 (2.70%) HAProxy
3 1 (2.70%) Icinga
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 19 (51.35%) Splunk
2 11 (29.73%) Red Hat
3 4 (10.81%) EMC
3 4 (10.81%) VMware
4 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
4 3 (8.11%) Oracle
5 2 (5.41%) Citrix
5 2 (5.41%) IBM
5 2 (5.41%) Perforce
6 1 (2.70%) HP
6 1 (2.70%) LexisNexis
6 1 (2.70%) Sophos
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