Period
to 19 January 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 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Law
UK > Scotland
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 206 147 162
Rank change year-on-year -59 +15 -4
Permanent jobs citing Law 23 50 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.41% 1.07% 1.30%
As % of the General category 1.06% 2.54% 2.73%
Number of salaries quoted 12 26 53
Scotland median annual salary £28,000 £35,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% -30.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £19,775 £28,125 £25,650
90th Percentile £56,250 £52,500 £71,250
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +6.38%

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 2,172 1,968 2,933
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 39.08% 42.02% 47.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1,413 1,172 1,693
Scotland median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% - +2.27%
10th Percentile £29,800 £29,705 £29,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £68,750
UK median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +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 19 January 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 19 January 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
Edinburgh -48 12 £28,000 -20.00% 4
Glasgow -33 7 £55,000 +25.00% 1
Fife - 2 - -
Aberdeen - 2 £52,500 - 1
Dundee - 2 £45,000 - 1
Law
UK

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 8 (34.78%) Linux
2 7 (30.43%) Analytics
3 6 (26.09%) Security Monitoring
3 6 (26.09%) Red Hat
3 6 (26.09%) Splunk
3 6 (26.09%) Big Data
3 6 (26.09%) Big Data Analytics
3 6 (26.09%) Data Analytics
4 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (17.39%) C#
4 4 (17.39%) .NET
4 4 (17.39%) Android
4 4 (17.39%) iPhone
4 4 (17.39%) Marketing
5 3 (13.04%) Software Testing
5 3 (13.04%) Software Engineering
5 3 (13.04%) Degree
5 3 (13.04%) Computer Science
5 3 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
5 3 (13.04%) SQL
5 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
5 3 (13.04%) Legal
6 2 (8.70%) Games
6 2 (8.70%) SOLIDWORKS
6 2 (8.70%) Scrum
6 2 (8.70%) Risk Management
6 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
6 2 (8.70%) Regression Testing
6 2 (8.70%) Management Information System

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 2 (8.70%) Autodesk Inventor
1 2 (8.70%) SOLIDWORKS
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.35%) Google Analytics
2 1 (4.35%) IaaS
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.35%) PaaS
2 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Bluetooth
1 1 (4.35%) DHCP
1 1 (4.35%) EIGRP
1 1 (4.35%) HSRP
1 1 (4.35%) LAN
1 1 (4.35%) MQTT
1 1 (4.35%) TACACS
1 1 (4.35%) WAN
1 1 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) Big Data
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (4.35%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Bugzilla
1 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.35%) GoCD
1 1 (4.35%) HP UFT
1 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.35%) JIRA
1 1 (4.35%) LabVIEW
1 1 (4.35%) Subversion
1 1 (4.35%) TeamCity
1 1 (4.35%) Trac
1 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (17.39%) Marketing
2 3 (13.04%) Legal
3 2 (8.70%) Finance
3 2 (8.70%) Games
3 2 (8.70%) Military
4 1 (4.35%) Banking
4 1 (4.35%) Electronics
4 1 (4.35%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Consultant
2 5 (21.74%) Analytics Consultant
2 5 (21.74%) Big Data Consultant
2 5 (21.74%) Data Analytics Consultant
2 5 (21.74%) Data Consultant
2 5 (21.74%) Linux Consultant
2 5 (21.74%) Security Consultant
2 5 (21.74%) Splunk Consultant
2 5 (21.74%) Trainee
2 5 (21.74%) Trainee Consultant
3 3 (13.04%) Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Analyst Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Mechanical Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Software Tester
4 2 (8.70%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Technical Leader
4 2 (8.70%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) .NET
2 2 (8.70%) OpenGL
2 2 (8.70%) WebGL
2 2 (8.70%) XML
3 1 (4.35%) .NET Framework
3 1 (4.35%) AngularJS
3 1 (4.35%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (4.35%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (4.35%) Scalaz
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) iPhone
2 3 (13.04%) Computer Science
3 2 (8.70%) iPad
3 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
3 2 (8.70%) Xbox
4 1 (4.35%) Public Cloud
4 1 (4.35%) Social Media
4 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (34.78%) Linux
2 4 (17.39%) Android
3 2 (8.70%) Apple iOS
4 1 (4.35%) Windows
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Analytics
2 6 (26.09%) Big Data Analytics
2 6 (26.09%) Data Analytics
2 6 (26.09%) Security Monitoring
3 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (13.04%) Software Engineering
4 3 (13.04%) Software Testing
5 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (8.70%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (8.70%) Finite Element Analysis
5 2 (8.70%) Game Development
5 2 (8.70%) Marketing Strategy
5 2 (8.70%) Mobile Development
5 2 (8.70%) Regression Testing
5 2 (8.70%) Scrum
5 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
5 2 (8.70%) Smoke Testing
5 2 (8.70%) Web Development
5 2 (8.70%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) C#
2 3 (13.04%) SQL
3 2 (8.70%) C++
3 2 (8.70%) Java
3 2 (8.70%) PowerShell
3 2 (8.70%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.35%) Objective-C
4 1 (4.35%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) ISEB
2 2 (8.70%) ISTQB
3 1 (4.35%) CCNP
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) SLA
2 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Firmware
1 1 (4.35%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Ansible
1 1 (4.35%) Graphite
1 1 (4.35%) HAProxy
1 1 (4.35%) Icinga
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Red Hat
1 6 (26.09%) Splunk
2 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.70%) ANSYS
3 2 (8.70%) Xerox
4 1 (4.35%) Citrix
4 1 (4.35%) Google
4 1 (4.35%) iManage
4 1 (4.35%) Twitter
4 1 (4.35%) VMware