Period
to 5 July 2020

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 5 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Law
UK > Scotland
6 months to
5 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 104 203 188
Rank change year-on-year +99 -15 -7
Permanent jobs citing Law 40 29 58
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Scotland 1.54% 0.53% 0.99%
As % of the General category 4.76% 1.46% 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 11
Median annual salary £45,000 £41,300 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.96% -17.40% +53.85%
10th Percentile £20,000 £30,906 £28,250
90th Percentile £70,250 £68,750 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -13.04% +15.00% -

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 841 1,990 2,341
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 32.40% 36.20% 39.87%
Number of salaries quoted 474 1,282 1,609
Median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -2.06% +7.78%
10th Percentile £30,863 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £71,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +6.80% +3.00%

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 5 July 2020.

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 5 July 2020. 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 +67 29 £45,000 +8.96% 1
Edinburgh +64 9 - -
Aberdeen -2 1 £65,000 -
Law
UK

For the 6 months to 5 July 2020, 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 18 (45.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (42.50%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (42.50%) DevOps
3 16 (40.00%) Azure
3 16 (40.00%) AWS
4 14 (35.00%) Degree
4 14 (35.00%) Web Services
4 14 (35.00%) GCP
5 13 (32.50%) IBM
5 13 (32.50%) Google
5 13 (32.50%) QA
6 9 (22.50%) Finance
7 8 (20.00%) Office 365
8 6 (15.00%) Skype for Business
8 6 (15.00%) Unified Communications
8 6 (15.00%) Skype
9 5 (12.50%) Firewall
10 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
10 4 (10.00%) Oracle
10 4 (10.00%) SaaS
10 4 (10.00%) PaaS
10 4 (10.00%) Security Cleared
11 3 (7.50%) Test Automation
11 3 (7.50%) Intrusion Detection
11 3 (7.50%) Cybersecurity
11 3 (7.50%) IaaS
11 3 (7.50%) Windows
11 3 (7.50%) VoIP
11 3 (7.50%) ERP
11 3 (7.50%) 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 6 (15.00%) Skype for Business
2 2 (5.00%) Confluence
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (2.50%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (2.50%) Elite 3E
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 16 (40.00%) AWS
1 16 (40.00%) Azure
2 14 (35.00%) GCP
3 8 (20.00%) Office 365
4 4 (10.00%) PaaS
4 4 (10.00%) SaaS
5 3 (7.50%) IaaS
6 1 (2.50%) Amazon ECS
6 1 (2.50%) Amazon EKS
6 1 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (2.50%) Oracle CX
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.00%) Skype
1 6 (15.00%) Unified Communications
2 5 (12.50%) Firewall
3 3 (7.50%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (7.50%) VoIP
4 2 (5.00%) DNS
5 1 (2.50%) Broadband
5 1 (2.50%) DHCP
5 1 (2.50%) IPsec
5 1 (2.50%) LAN
5 1 (2.50%) PSTN
5 1 (2.50%) SAN
5 1 (2.50%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.50%) VPN
5 1 (2.50%) WAN
5 1 (2.50%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle ODI
1 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) JIRA
2 1 (2.50%) Bitbucket
2 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (22.50%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Games
2 2 (5.00%) Legal
2 2 (5.00%) Marketing
3 1 (2.50%) Police
Job Titles
1 13 (32.50%) IT Support
2 12 (30.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 10 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 9 (22.50%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
4 9 (22.50%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 9 (22.50%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
4 9 (22.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 9 (22.50%) 3rd Line Support
4 9 (22.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 9 (22.50%) Cloud Engineer
4 9 (22.50%) IT Engineer
4 9 (22.50%) IT Support Engineer
4 9 (22.50%) Support Engineer
5 5 (12.50%) Analyst
5 5 (12.50%) Architect
6 3 (7.50%) 1st Line Support
6 3 (7.50%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (7.50%) Consultant
6 3 (7.50%) Oracle Architect
7 2 (5.00%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (35.00%) Web Services
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (2.50%) .NET
3 1 (2.50%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.00%) Analytical Mindset
3 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.50%) Handset
3 1 (2.50%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (2.50%) PMI
3 1 (2.50%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.50%) Windows
2 2 (5.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.50%) Android
3 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.50%) Linux
3 1 (2.50%) Unix
3 1 (2.50%) Windows 10
3 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (42.50%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (42.50%) DevOps
2 3 (7.50%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (7.50%) ERP
2 3 (7.50%) Project Delivery
2 3 (7.50%) Scrum
2 3 (7.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (7.50%) Test Automation
3 2 (5.00%) BDD
3 2 (5.00%) Business Transformation
3 2 (5.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (5.00%) Data Management
3 2 (5.00%) Migration
3 2 (5.00%) Product Backlog
3 2 (5.00%) Project Management
3 2 (5.00%) SIEM
3 2 (5.00%) SOA
3 2 (5.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (5.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.00%) SQL
2 1 (2.50%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.50%) C#
2 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.50%) Python
2 1 (2.50%) Ruby
2 1 (2.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (35.00%) Degree
2 4 (10.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.50%) CBAP
3 1 (2.50%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.50%) DBS Check
3 1 (2.50%) MCSA
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.50%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (32.50%) QA
2 1 (2.50%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (2.50%) GDPR
2 1 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) Docker
2 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) AirWatch
1 1 (2.50%) Ansible
1 1 (2.50%) Kubernetes
1 1 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (45.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (32.50%) Google
2 13 (32.50%) IBM
3 4 (10.00%) Oracle
4 2 (5.00%) Atlassian
5 1 (2.50%) Adobe
5 1 (2.50%) Avaya
5 1 (2.50%) Charles River
5 1 (2.50%) Cisco
5 1 (2.50%) Citrix
5 1 (2.50%) ESET
5 1 (2.50%) Freshdesk
5 1 (2.50%) MobileIron
5 1 (2.50%) Splunk
5 1 (2.50%) VMware