Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Law
UK > Scotland
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 147 196 150
Rank change year-on-year +49 -46 -6
Permanent jobs citing Law 85 35 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.58% 0.63% 1.32%
As % of the General category 4.25% 1.54% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 12 19 31
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £28,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +78.57% -41.05% +13.10%
10th Percentile £42,875 £26,950 £26,250
90th Percentile £74,425 £42,050 £52,500
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 2,001 2,279 2,345
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 37.12% 41.18% 44.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1,278 1,400 1,233
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 £29,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £71,250 £70,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.94% +3.00% -

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 22 October 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 22 October 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 +42 61 £65,500 -4.38% 7
Edinburgh +1 16 £50,000 +78.57% 2
Fife - 7 £47,500 -
Dundee - 1 - -
Law
UK

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 52 (61.18%) Risk Management
1 52 (61.18%) Banking
2 51 (60.00%) Investment Banking
2 51 (60.00%) Wealth Management
3 25 (29.41%) SQL Server
4 24 (28.24%) SQL
5 23 (27.06%) Finance
6 22 (25.88%) Java
7 20 (23.53%) Windows
8 19 (22.35%) Linux
8 19 (22.35%) Oracle
9 15 (17.65%) C++
10 13 (15.29%) C#
10 13 (15.29%) Microsoft
11 12 (14.12%) Software Engineering
12 11 (12.94%) Electronic Trading
12 11 (12.94%) Service Management
12 11 (12.94%) OO
12 11 (12.94%) PL/SQL
12 11 (12.94%) Enterprise Software
12 11 (12.94%) Oracle Database
13 10 (11.76%) XML
13 10 (11.76%) Change Management
13 10 (11.76%) Multithreading
13 10 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (11.76%) Degree
13 10 (11.76%) Mathematics
13 10 (11.76%) Physics
14 9 (10.59%) TIBCO
14 9 (10.59%) Stakeholder Management

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 (3.53%) Oracle Workflow
1 3 (3.53%) Tomcat
1 3 (3.53%) WebLogic
2 2 (2.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.18%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.18%) CMS
3 1 (1.18%) Drupal
3 1 (1.18%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.18%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.18%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (7.06%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (3.53%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (1.18%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (2.35%) LongView
2 1 (1.18%) Carpe Diem
2 1 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.18%) Oracle AML
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.24%) iTunes
2 3 (3.53%) Office 365
3 2 (2.35%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.35%) PaaS
4 1 (1.18%) Google Analytics
4 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.71%) Internet
1 4 (4.71%) Intranet
2 3 (3.53%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (2.35%) ADSL
3 2 (2.35%) Broadband
3 2 (2.35%) Extranet
3 2 (2.35%) VPN
4 1 (1.18%) Cisco IPT
4 1 (1.18%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.18%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 11 (12.94%) Oracle Database
3 6 (7.06%) MongoDB
4 5 (5.88%) MySQL
5 4 (4.71%) Big Data
5 4 (4.71%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (4.71%) QlikView
5 4 (4.71%) Relational Database
5 4 (4.71%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (3.53%) OLAP
6 3 (3.53%) OLTP
6 3 (3.53%) Oracle OLAP
6 3 (3.53%) RDBMS
7 2 (2.35%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (2.35%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (2.35%) Power BI
7 2 (2.35%) Qlik Sense
7 2 (2.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (2.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (2.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (8.24%) Visual Studio
2 6 (7.06%) Toad
3 4 (4.71%) CA Release Automation
4 3 (3.53%) JIRA
5 2 (2.35%) Selenium
6 1 (1.18%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.18%) GoogleTest
6 1 (1.18%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.18%) JUnit
6 1 (1.18%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (1.18%) Rational Rhapsody
6 1 (1.18%) Subversion
6 1 (1.18%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.18%) WebDriver
General
1 52 (61.18%) Banking
2 51 (60.00%) Investment Banking
3 23 (27.06%) Finance
4 7 (8.24%) Games
5 5 (5.88%) Legal
6 4 (4.71%) Front Office
7 3 (3.53%) Military
8 2 (2.35%) French Language
8 2 (2.35%) German Language
8 2 (2.35%) Italian Language
8 2 (2.35%) Marketing
8 2 (2.35%) Multimedia
8 2 (2.35%) Spanish Language
9 1 (1.18%) Mandarin Language
9 1 (1.18%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (36.47%) Developer
2 12 (14.12%) Analyst
3 10 (11.76%) Senior Developer
4 8 (9.41%) Data Analyst
4 8 (9.41%) Java Developer
5 7 (8.24%) Applications Specialist
5 7 (8.24%) C++ Developer
6 4 (4.71%) Technical Leader
7 3 (3.53%) .NET Developer
7 3 (3.53%) 3D Developer
7 3 (3.53%) Applications Support
7 3 (3.53%) Business Analyst
7 3 (3.53%) IT Manager
7 3 (3.53%) Software Developer
7 3 (3.53%) Technical Analyst
8 2 (2.35%) Architect
8 2 (2.35%) Coordinator
8 2 (2.35%) Solutions Designer
8 2 (2.35%) Tester
8 2 (2.35%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (11.76%) XML
2 9 (10.59%) HTML
3 8 (9.41%) J2EE
3 8 (9.41%) Middleware
4 7 (8.24%) AngularJS
4 7 (8.24%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 6 (7.06%) .NET
5 6 (7.06%) Spring
5 6 (7.06%) XSD
5 6 (7.06%) XSLT
6 5 (5.88%) .NET Framework
6 5 (5.88%) CSS
6 5 (5.88%) OpenGL
6 5 (5.88%) Web Services
7 4 (4.71%) jQuery
8 3 (3.53%) SOAP
9 2 (2.35%) ASP.NET
9 2 (2.35%) EJB
9 2 (2.35%) JSP
9 2 (2.35%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.94%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (9.41%) Algorithms
2 8 (9.41%) iPhone
3 6 (7.06%) Data Structures
3 6 (7.06%) Derivative
3 6 (7.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 5 (5.88%) Computer Science
4 5 (5.88%) Management Information System
4 5 (5.88%) Xbox
5 4 (4.71%) PlayStation
6 3 (3.53%) 3D Graphics
6 3 (3.53%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.53%) Clustering
6 3 (3.53%) Data Centre
6 3 (3.53%) iPad
7 2 (2.35%) Blackberry
7 2 (2.35%) Cyberthreat
7 2 (2.35%) Fixed Income
7 2 (2.35%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.35%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 20 (23.53%) Windows
2 19 (22.35%) Linux
3 8 (9.41%) Android
4 7 (8.24%) Apple iOS
4 7 (8.24%) Unix
5 4 (4.71%) AIX
6 3 (3.53%) Mac OS
6 3 (3.53%) Windows 10
6 3 (3.53%) Windows Server
6 3 (3.53%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.35%) Windows 7
7 2 (2.35%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (2.35%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.18%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (61.18%) Risk Management
2 51 (60.00%) Wealth Management
3 12 (14.12%) Software Engineering
4 11 (12.94%) Electronic Trading
4 11 (12.94%) OO
4 11 (12.94%) Service Management
5 10 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (11.76%) Change Management
5 10 (11.76%) Mathematics
5 10 (11.76%) Multithreading
5 10 (11.76%) Physics
6 9 (10.59%) SOA
6 9 (10.59%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (9.41%) Data Analysis
7 8 (9.41%) High Availability
8 7 (8.24%) Applied Mathematics
8 7 (8.24%) Asset Management
8 7 (8.24%) Business Analysis
8 7 (8.24%) Game Development
8 7 (8.24%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (28.24%) SQL
2 22 (25.88%) Java
3 15 (17.65%) C++
4 13 (15.29%) C#
5 11 (12.94%) PL/SQL
6 6 (7.06%) ActionScript
6 6 (7.06%) ActionScript 3.0
7 5 (5.88%) JavaScript
8 4 (4.71%) GLSL
8 4 (4.71%) Python
9 3 (3.53%) Objective-C
9 3 (3.53%) VBA
10 2 (2.35%) Bash Shell
10 2 (2.35%) Perl
10 2 (2.35%) Scala
10 2 (2.35%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.18%) Apple Swift
11 1 (1.18%) MATLAB
11 1 (1.18%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (11.76%) Degree
2 4 (4.71%) CISSP
3 2 (2.35%) CISA
3 2 (2.35%) CISM
3 2 (2.35%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (2.35%) CRISC
3 2 (2.35%) PMI Certification
3 2 (2.35%) TOGAF Certification
4 1 (1.18%) ISEB
4 1 (1.18%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (1.18%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.18%) Master's Degree
4 1 (1.18%) PMP
4 1 (1.18%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.24%) QA
2 2 (2.35%) SLA
3 1 (1.18%) GDPR
3 1 (1.18%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (4.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (4.71%) BladeLogic
1 4 (4.71%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (1.18%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 19 (22.35%) Oracle
2 13 (15.29%) Microsoft
3 9 (10.59%) Solace
3 9 (10.59%) TIBCO
4 6 (7.06%) Talarian
5 5 (5.88%) Tableau
6 4 (4.71%) Google
6 4 (4.71%) VMware
7 3 (3.53%) Charles River
7 3 (3.53%) Cisco
7 3 (3.53%) iManage
7 3 (3.53%) Informatica
7 3 (3.53%) Meraki
7 3 (3.53%) Teradata
8 2 (2.35%) Alteryx
8 2 (2.35%) MicroStrategy
8 2 (2.35%) Sun
8 2 (2.35%) Yahoo!
9 1 (1.18%) IBM
9 1 (1.18%) Salesforce.com