Period
to 14 December 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 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Law
UK > Scotland
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 164 188 165
Rank change year-on-year +24 -23 +9
Permanent jobs citing Law 68 37 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.28% 0.66% 0.96%
As % of the General category 3.54% 1.62% 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 9 17 19
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £28,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +78.57% -44.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £44,250 £23,650 £32,500
90th Percentile £70,400 £62,600 £52,500
UK median annual salary £56,000 £52,500 £50,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% +3.96% +1.00%

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 1,920 2,278 2,137
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 36.21% 40.51% 42.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1,191 1,429 1,233
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £29,000
90th Percentile £69,250 £70,000 £70,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +7.84% +2.00% -

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 14 December 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 14 December 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 +39 51 £65,500 -4.38% 7
Edinburgh -13 14 £50,000 +78.57% 1
Fife +2 3 £50,000 -
Law
UK

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 46 (67.65%) Risk Management
1 46 (67.65%) Banking
1 46 (67.65%) Investment Banking
1 46 (67.65%) Wealth Management
2 23 (33.82%) Finance
3 22 (32.35%) SQL Server
4 18 (26.47%) SQL
5 17 (25.00%) Oracle
6 15 (22.06%) Java
7 14 (20.59%) Linux
8 13 (19.12%) Windows
9 11 (16.18%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (14.71%) Change Management
10 10 (14.71%) Enterprise Software
11 9 (13.24%) Microsoft
11 9 (13.24%) Degree
11 9 (13.24%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (11.76%) Data Analysis
12 8 (11.76%) Electronic Trading
12 8 (11.76%) High Availability
13 7 (10.29%) Service Management
13 7 (10.29%) ETL
13 7 (10.29%) C++
13 7 (10.29%) PL/SQL
13 7 (10.29%) XML
13 7 (10.29%) Multithreading
13 7 (10.29%) Test Automation
13 7 (10.29%) Business Analysis
13 7 (10.29%) QA
13 7 (10.29%) Oracle Database

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 3 (4.41%) Oracle Workflow
1 3 (4.41%) Tomcat
1 3 (4.41%) WebLogic
2 2 (2.94%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.47%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 4 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (4.41%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (1.47%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.94%) LongView
2 1 (1.47%) Carpe Diem
2 1 (1.47%) Oracle AML
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.41%) iTunes
2 2 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.94%) PaaS
3 1 (1.47%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.94%) Internet
2 1 (1.47%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (1.47%) Intranet
2 1 (1.47%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (1.47%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (32.35%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.29%) Oracle Database
3 6 (8.82%) MongoDB
4 5 (7.35%) MySQL
5 4 (5.88%) Big Data
5 4 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (5.88%) QlikView
5 4 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (4.41%) OLAP
6 3 (4.41%) OLTP
6 3 (4.41%) Oracle OLAP
6 3 (4.41%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.94%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (2.94%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (2.94%) GIS
7 2 (2.94%) Qlik Sense
7 2 (2.94%) RDBMS
7 2 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (5.88%) CA Release Automation
1 4 (5.88%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.41%) Toad
3 2 (2.94%) XMLSpy
4 1 (1.47%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.47%) GoogleTest
4 1 (1.47%) JIRA
4 1 (1.47%) JUnit
4 1 (1.47%) Selenium
4 1 (1.47%) TeamCity
General
1 46 (67.65%) Banking
1 46 (67.65%) Investment Banking
2 23 (33.82%) Finance
3 4 (5.88%) Front Office
3 4 (5.88%) Legal
4 3 (4.41%) Games
5 1 (1.47%) Marketing
5 1 (1.47%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 22 (32.35%) Developer
2 11 (16.18%) Analyst
3 9 (13.24%) Senior Developer
4 8 (11.76%) Data Analyst
5 7 (10.29%) Applications Specialist
5 7 (10.29%) Java Developer
6 4 (5.88%) C++ Developer
7 3 (4.41%) Applications Support
7 3 (4.41%) Business Analyst
7 3 (4.41%) Technical Analyst
7 3 (4.41%) Technical Leader
8 2 (2.94%) Applications Support Specialist
8 2 (2.94%) Architect
8 2 (2.94%) C# Developer
8 2 (2.94%) Coordinator
8 2 (2.94%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (2.94%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (2.94%) Solutions Designer
8 2 (2.94%) Support Specialist
8 2 (2.94%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.29%) XML
2 6 (8.82%) HTML
2 6 (8.82%) J2EE
3 5 (7.35%) Middleware
3 5 (7.35%) Spring
4 4 (5.88%) .NET
4 4 (5.88%) AngularJS
4 4 (5.88%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 4 (5.88%) jQuery
5 3 (4.41%) .NET Framework
5 3 (4.41%) Web Services
5 3 (4.41%) XSD
5 3 (4.41%) XSLT
6 2 (2.94%) CGI
6 2 (2.94%) CSS
6 2 (2.94%) JSON
6 2 (2.94%) LDAP
6 2 (2.94%) RESTful
6 2 (2.94%) SailPoint
7 1 (1.47%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.71%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (7.35%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.88%) Algorithms
4 3 (4.41%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.41%) Data Structures
4 3 (4.41%) Derivative
4 3 (4.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (4.41%) iPhone
5 2 (2.94%) Blog
5 2 (2.94%) Clustering
5 2 (2.94%) Fixed Income
5 2 (2.94%) iPad
5 2 (2.94%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.94%) Reference Data
5 2 (2.94%) Xbox
6 1 (1.47%) Cyberattack
6 1 (1.47%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.47%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.47%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.47%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 14 (20.59%) Linux
2 13 (19.12%) Windows
3 5 (7.35%) Unix
4 4 (5.88%) AIX
4 4 (5.88%) Android
4 4 (5.88%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.47%) Mac OS
5 1 (1.47%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.47%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (67.65%) Risk Management
1 46 (67.65%) Wealth Management
2 11 (16.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (14.71%) Change Management
4 9 (13.24%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (11.76%) Data Analysis
5 8 (11.76%) Electronic Trading
5 8 (11.76%) High Availability
6 7 (10.29%) Business Analysis
6 7 (10.29%) ETL
6 7 (10.29%) Multithreading
6 7 (10.29%) Service Management
6 7 (10.29%) Test Automation
7 6 (8.82%) Data Modelling
7 6 (8.82%) Performance Management
7 6 (8.82%) SDLC
7 6 (8.82%) SOA
8 5 (7.35%) Document Management
8 5 (7.35%) Physics
8 5 (7.35%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 18 (26.47%) SQL
2 15 (22.06%) Java
3 7 (10.29%) C++
3 7 (10.29%) PL/SQL
4 6 (8.82%) C#
5 4 (5.88%) Python
6 3 (4.41%) ActionScript
6 3 (4.41%) ActionScript 3.0
6 3 (4.41%) JavaScript
6 3 (4.41%) VBA
7 2 (2.94%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.94%) Objective-C
7 2 (2.94%) Perl
7 2 (2.94%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.47%) Apple Swift
8 1 (1.47%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.47%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (13.24%) Degree
2 2 (2.94%) CISA
2 2 (2.94%) CISSP
2 2 (2.94%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (2.94%) CRISC
2 2 (2.94%) PMI Certification
2 2 (2.94%) TOGAF Certification
3 1 (1.47%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.47%) Master's Degree
3 1 (1.47%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.29%) QA
2 1 (1.47%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (2.94%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.94%) OpenIDM
1 2 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (5.88%) BladeLogic
1 4 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.94%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (1.47%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 17 (25.00%) Oracle
2 9 (13.24%) Microsoft
3 6 (8.82%) Solace
3 6 (8.82%) TIBCO
4 5 (7.35%) Tableau
5 3 (4.41%) Charles River
5 3 (4.41%) Informatica
5 3 (4.41%) Talarian
5 3 (4.41%) Teradata
6 2 (2.94%) Alteryx
6 2 (2.94%) Automation Anywhere
6 2 (2.94%) Aveksa
6 2 (2.94%) Blue Prism
6 2 (2.94%) ForgeRock
6 2 (2.94%) Google
6 2 (2.94%) MicroStrategy
6 2 (2.94%) Perforce
6 2 (2.94%) UiPath
6 2 (2.94%) VMware
7 1 (1.47%) Meraki