Law Jobs in Scotland

Law
UK > Scotland

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 19 April 2024 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

6 months to
19 Apr 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 5 149 133
Rank change year-on-year +144 -16 +4
Permanent jobs citing Law 2,534 75 116
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Scotland 38.28% 1.57% 2.05%
As % of the General category 53.06% 2.08% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 53 38 33
10th Percentile £28,000 £26,025 £21,250
25th Percentile £35,000 £45,289 £24,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £53,750 £32,500
Median % change year-on-year -11.63% +65.38% -31.58%
75th Percentile £60,000 £81,938 £60,000
90th Percentile £81,000 £95,900 £70,250
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% -

All General Skills
Scotland

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.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 4,776 3,613 3,481
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Scotland 72.15% 75.43% 61.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1,560 1,743 1,901
10th Percentile £27,500 £33,750 £30,000
25th Percentile £38,750 £41,250 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £59,526 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year -11.80% +13.38% +5.00%
75th Percentile £67,500 £76,250 £65,000
90th Percentile £82,548 £87,335 £78,750
UK median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% - +9.09%

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 19 April 2024.

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 19 April 2024. 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
Jobs
Glasgow +110 2,499 £46,250 -3.80% 43
Edinburgh +26 17 £40,000 -34.43% 9
Lanarkshire - 5 £80,000 - 7
Aberdeen -5 4 £28,000 - 7
Dundee - 4 £52,500 - 1
Fife - 1 £56,000 -
Perthshire - 1 £50,500 -
Perth and Kinross - 1 £50,500 -
Law
UK

Law
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 575 (22.69%) Apache Spark
2 135 (5.33%) Apache
3 113 (4.46%) Apache Airflow
4 93 (3.67%) FileNet
5 29 (1.14%) Cloud Foundry
6 26 (1.03%) Confluence
7 21 (0.83%) GemFire
8 20 (0.79%) Camunda
9 10 (0.39%) CICS
9 10 (0.39%) Tomcat
10 8 (0.32%) Microsoft Exchange
11 5 (0.20%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.039%) SharePoint
Applications
1 32 (1.26%) UserZoom
2 15 (0.59%) Sketch
3 7 (0.28%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (0.16%) Microsoft Excel
5 3 (0.12%) InVision
5 3 (0.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.039%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.039%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 11 (0.43%) Endur
2 6 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.039%) SAP HCM
3 1 (0.039%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 1,159 (45.74%) AWS
2 148 (5.84%) Azure
3 109 (4.30%) Datadog
4 93 (3.67%) Amazon S3
5 92 (3.63%) Figma
6 91 (3.59%) GCP
7 75 (2.96%) SurveyMonkey
8 69 (2.72%) Amazon EKS
9 68 (2.68%) Amazon ECS
10 52 (2.05%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 51 (2.01%) Serverless
12 50 (1.97%) Amazon EC2
12 50 (1.97%) Amazon EMR
12 50 (1.97%) Amazon SQS
12 50 (1.97%) AWS Lambda
13 44 (1.74%) BlazeMeter
14 43 (1.70%) GitHub
15 42 (1.66%) Cloud Computing
16 26 (1.03%) Microsoft 365
17 23 (0.91%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 81 (3.20%) Kerberos
2 18 (0.71%) DSL
3 7 (0.28%) SAN
3 7 (0.28%) VoIP
4 3 (0.12%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (0.039%) Firewall
5 1 (0.039%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 653 (25.77%) NoSQL
2 489 (19.30%) Big Data
3 228 (9.00%) Hadoop
4 147 (5.80%) Apache Cassandra
5 139 (5.49%) Elasticsearch
6 129 (5.09%) Apache Hive
7 126 (4.97%) Relational Database
8 103 (4.06%) MongoDB
9 100 (3.95%) HBase
10 65 (2.57%) Metadata
11 60 (2.37%) Data Lake
12 51 (2.01%) Electronic Patient Records
13 37 (1.46%) CockroachDB
14 36 (1.42%) Qlik Sense
15 28 (1.10%) DB2
15 28 (1.10%) MySQL
16 24 (0.95%) SQL Server
17 21 (0.83%) Hazelcast
18 20 (0.79%) Looker
19 19 (0.75%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 298 (11.76%) Jenkins
2 206 (8.13%) JUnit
3 184 (7.26%) Git
4 118 (4.66%) Jasmine
5 84 (3.31%) Bitbucket Server
6 82 (3.24%) Cypress.io
7 77 (3.04%) JIRA
8 75 (2.96%) Karma Test Runner
9 70 (2.76%) Bitbucket
10 65 (2.57%) Artifactory
11 60 (2.37%) Protractor
11 60 (2.37%) Selenium
11 60 (2.37%) WebDriver
12 58 (2.29%) Maven
13 44 (1.74%) Mockito
14 31 (1.22%) CircleCI
15 29 (1.14%) Gradle
16 26 (1.03%) GitLab
17 23 (0.91%) Android Studio
17 23 (0.91%) JMeter
General
1 2,489 (98.22%) Finance
2 2,474 (97.63%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 1,363 (53.79%) Marketing
4 671 (26.48%) Legal
5 440 (17.36%) Banking
6 347 (13.69%) Investment Banking
7 243 (9.59%) Financial Institution
8 209 (8.25%) Social Skills
9 176 (6.95%) Influencing Skills
10 90 (3.55%) Private Banking
11 72 (2.84%) Presentation Skills
12 61 (2.41%) Analytical Skills
13 32 (1.26%) Social Science
14 24 (0.95%) Games
15 21 (0.83%) Prime Brokerage
16 18 (0.71%) Front Office
17 15 (0.59%) Publishing
18 11 (0.43%) Back Office
19 7 (0.28%) Organisational Skills
19 7 (0.28%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1,910 (75.37%) Software Engineer
2 762 (30.07%) Java Engineer
3 761 (30.03%) Java Software Engineer
4 757 (29.87%) Lead
5 663 (26.16%) Lead Software Engineer
6 381 (15.04%) Big Data Engineer
6 381 (15.04%) Big Data Software Engineer
7 318 (12.55%) Python Engineer
7 318 (12.55%) Python Software Engineer
8 307 (12.12%) Full Stack Engineer
9 306 (12.08%) Full Stack Software Engineer
10 290 (11.44%) AWS Engineer
10 290 (11.44%) AWS Software Engineer
11 288 (11.37%) Senior
12 265 (10.46%) Lead Java Engineer
13 238 (9.39%) Data Engineer
14 222 (8.76%) Scala Engineer
14 222 (8.76%) Scala Software Engineer
15 201 (7.93%) Engineering Manager
15 201 (7.93%) Software Engineering Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 651 (25.69%) Spring
2 474 (18.71%) React
3 390 (15.39%) AngularJS
4 333 (13.14%) Kafka
5 327 (12.90%) Spring Boot
6 257 (10.14%) HTML
7 240 (9.47%) J2EE
8 227 (8.96%) CSS
9 200 (7.89%) JSON
10 189 (7.46%) Hibernate
11 182 (7.18%) RESTful
12 172 (6.79%) Node.js
13 167 (6.59%) JMS
13 167 (6.59%) PySpark
14 162 (6.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 151 (5.96%) jQuery
16 136 (5.37%) Web Services
17 119 (4.70%) GraphQL
18 108 (4.26%) XML
19 101 (3.99%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 887 (35.00%) Cloud Native
2 772 (30.47%) Algorithms
3 275 (10.85%) Public Cloud
4 157 (6.20%) Onboarding
5 144 (5.68%) Product Ownership
6 140 (5.52%) Management Information System
7 134 (5.29%) Reference Data
8 125 (4.93%) Market Risk
9 107 (4.22%) Data Structures
10 65 (2.57%) Enterprise Cloud
11 61 (2.41%) Distributed Applications
12 45 (1.78%) Credit Risk
13 42 (1.66%) Legacy Code
14 31 (1.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 28 (1.10%) Private Cloud
16 25 (0.99%) Legacy Systems
17 21 (0.83%) Replication
17 21 (0.83%) Taxonomies
18 18 (0.71%) Distributed Systems
19 15 (0.59%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 139 (5.49%) Unix
2 96 (3.79%) Linux
3 26 (1.03%) Android
4 16 (0.63%) Windows
5 7 (0.28%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.079%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.039%) FreeRTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,261 (89.23%) Software Engineering
2 2,245 (88.60%) Agile
3 2,009 (79.28%) SDLC
4 1,908 (75.30%) CI/CD
5 1,811 (71.47%) Operational Stability
6 1,334 (52.64%) Machine Learning
7 1,328 (52.41%) Artificial Intelligence
8 1,262 (49.80%) Community of Practice
9 851 (33.58%) Visualisation
10 806 (31.81%) Continuous Improvement
11 694 (27.39%) Risk Management
12 531 (20.96%) Decision-Making
13 469 (18.51%) Continuous Delivery
14 439 (17.32%) Microservices
15 435 (17.17%) Information Architecture
16 408 (16.10%) Architectural Design
17 360 (14.21%) Problem-Solving
18 343 (13.54%) Full Stack Development
19 337 (13.30%) Computer Science
20 247 (9.75%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1,593 (62.87%) Java
2 1,031 (40.69%) SQL
3 892 (35.20%) Python
4 311 (12.27%) JavaScript
4 311 (12.27%) Scala
5 203 (8.01%) TypeScript
6 144 (5.68%) PL/SQL
7 80 (3.16%) Go
8 65 (2.57%) Prolog
8 65 (2.57%) SPARQL
9 49 (1.93%) C#
10 37 (1.46%) Groovy
10 37 (1.46%) T-SQL
11 34 (1.34%) R
12 24 (0.95%) Kotlin
13 23 (0.91%) Shell Script
14 20 (0.79%) Ruby
15 10 (0.39%) COBOL
15 10 (0.39%) JCL
16 5 (0.20%) C
Qualifications
1 204 (8.05%) Degree
2 82 (3.24%) Master's Degree
3 45 (1.78%) PhD
4 43 (1.70%) Computer Science Degree
5 19 (0.75%) AWS Certification
6 7 (0.28%) CISM
6 7 (0.28%) CISSP
7 6 (0.24%) AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner
8 1 (0.039%) ACCA
8 1 (0.039%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.039%) CBAP
8 1 (0.039%) MRICS
8 1 (0.039%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.039%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 83 (3.28%) Accessibility
2 62 (2.45%) SLA
3 34 (1.34%) Data Quality
4 32 (1.26%) Actionable Recommendations
5 20 (0.79%) PMO
6 15 (0.59%) WAI
7 12 (0.47%) NIST
8 11 (0.43%) QA
9 3 (0.12%) WCAG
10 2 (0.079%) COBIT
10 2 (0.079%) ISO 31000
10 2 (0.079%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 2 (0.079%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 2 (0.079%) NIST 800
11 1 (0.039%) GDPR
11 1 (0.039%) IFRS
System Software
1 100 (3.95%) HDFS
2 66 (2.60%) Active Directory
3 43 (1.70%) Docker
4 10 (0.39%) Time Sharing Option
5 8 (0.32%) Hyper-V
5 8 (0.32%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.039%) Firmware
6 1 (0.039%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 315 (12.43%) Kubernetes
2 250 (9.87%) Terraform
3 168 (6.63%) Grafana
4 73 (2.88%) Prometheus
5 26 (1.03%) ITRS Geneos
6 21 (0.83%) HAProxy
6 21 (0.83%) Kibana
6 21 (0.83%) Zipkin
7 7 (0.28%) Graphite
8 1 (0.039%) CASB
8 1 (0.039%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 352 (13.89%) Oracle
2 256 (10.10%) Databricks
3 176 (6.95%) Splunk
4 158 (6.24%) Dynatrace
5 85 (3.35%) Informatica
6 71 (2.80%) Cloudera
7 64 (2.53%) Qualtrics
8 59 (2.33%) Google
9 54 (2.13%) Alteryx
10 27 (1.07%) Microsoft
11 23 (0.91%) Sybase
12 21 (0.83%) Atlassian
13 20 (0.79%) Pega
14 18 (0.71%) Cognos
14 18 (0.71%) SaltStack
15 12 (0.47%) ServiceNow
16 11 (0.43%) OpenLink
17 8 (0.32%) TOWER Software
17 8 (0.32%) VMware
18 6 (0.24%) CA