Period
to 22 May 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Law in permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Law over the 6 months to 22 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Law
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 95 111 118
Rank change year-on-year +16 +7 +20
Permanent jobs citing Law 8 10 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.62% 0.63% 0.98%
As % of the General category 1.60% 1.47% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 10
South Wales median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +56.25% +1.59%
10th Percentile £36,875 £45,000 £19,700
90th Percentile £67,750 £55,000 £46,100
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year -15.00% +56.25% +1.59%

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 South Wales with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
South Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 501 680 1,001
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 38.57% 42.53% 42.61%
Number of salaries quoted 440 569 813
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,100 £26,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £59,800 £57,250
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.44% +2.50% +6.67%

Law
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

Job postings citing Law as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Law in South Wales

Law
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Law in South Wales.

Salary trend for Law in South Wales

Law
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Law in South Wales over the 6 months to 22 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Law in South Wales

Law
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Law within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 22 May 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
Cardiff +13 6 £42,500 -15.00% 2
Newport - 1 £40,000 -
Law
Wales

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Law.

1 5 (62.50%) C#
1 5 (62.50%) Visual Studio
2 4 (50.00%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) Risk Management
3 3 (37.50%) .NET
3 3 (37.50%) Java
3 3 (37.50%) Banking
3 3 (37.50%) Investment Banking
3 3 (37.50%) .NET Framework
3 3 (37.50%) Wealth Management
3 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
3 3 (37.50%) DevOps
4 2 (25.00%) Microservices
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Deployment
4 2 (25.00%) SDET
4 2 (25.00%) BDD
4 2 (25.00%) RESTful
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (25.00%) ATDD
4 2 (25.00%) Functional Testing
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (25.00%) Scrum
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (25.00%) VB

Law
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 1 (12.50%) Apache
1 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Visual Studio
2 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
3 1 (12.50%) Mercurial
3 1 (12.50%) Selenium
3 1 (12.50%) SpecFlow
3 1 (12.50%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Banking
2 3 (37.50%) Investment Banking
3 1 (12.50%) Legal
3 1 (12.50%) Retail
3 1 (12.50%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (12.50%) AWS Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Data Protection Officer
3 1 (12.50%) Developer in Test
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps Developer
3 1 (12.50%) IT Director
3 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
1 3 (37.50%) .NET Framework
2 2 (25.00%) RESTful
2 2 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (12.50%) CSS
3 1 (12.50%) Gherkin
3 1 (12.50%) HTML
3 1 (12.50%) HTML5
3 1 (12.50%) JSON
3 1 (12.50%) SOAP
3 1 (12.50%) Spring
3 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon Linux
1 1 (12.50%) CentOS
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) DevOps
1 3 (37.50%) Risk Management
1 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
1 3 (37.50%) Wealth Management
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) ATDD
2 2 (25.00%) BDD
2 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 2 (25.00%) Functional Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Microservices
2 2 (25.00%) MVC
2 2 (25.00%) Practice Management
2 2 (25.00%) Scrum
2 2 (25.00%) SDET
2 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (25.00%) TDD
2 2 (25.00%) Test-First Development
3 1 (12.50%) Acceptance Criteria
3 1 (12.50%) Strategic Thinking
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (25.00%) VB
3 2 (25.00%) VBA
4 1 (12.50%) Java 8
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) DRBD
1 1 (12.50%) KVM
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Apple