The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Law in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Law over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Law
England / South West
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 214 213 185
Rank change year-on-year -1 -28  
Permanent jobs citing Law 22 27 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.42% 0.52% 0.98%
As % of the General category 1.21% 1.44% 2.69%
Number of salaries quoted 19 27 42
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% -11.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,900 £25,100
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £51,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

Law is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1813 1873 2193
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 34.67% 36.27% 36.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1450 1501 1702
Median salary £44,000 £43,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.14% +7.40%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Law
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing Law as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Law in the South West

Law
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Law in the South West

Law
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Law in the South West over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Law in the South West

Law
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Law within the South West region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol -17 19 £35,000 +3.70% 5
Gloucestershire - 2 £26,750 - 3
Devon +3 1 - - 1
Law
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, 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 South West region with a requirement for Law.

1 28 (63.64%) Legal
2 21 (47.73%) Finance
3 19 (43.18%) Microsoft Office
4 17 (38.64%) Test Scripting
4 17 (38.64%) Time Management
5 16 (36.36%) Data Protection
5 16 (36.36%) Management Information System
5 16 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
6 15 (34.09%) Internet
6 15 (34.09%) Test Automation
6 15 (34.09%) Test Management
7 13 (29.55%) Mentoring
8 8 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (18.18%) Windows
8 8 (18.18%) Microsoft
9 6 (13.64%) Active Directory
9 6 (13.64%) HTML
9 6 (13.64%) JavaScript
9 6 (13.64%) SQL
9 6 (13.64%) HTML5
10 5 (11.36%) Waterfall
10 5 (11.36%) Business Analysis
10 5 (11.36%) C#
10 5 (11.36%) Windows Server
11 4 (9.09%) Case Management
11 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (9.09%) Java
11 4 (9.09%) ISEB
11 4 (9.09%) Retail
11 4 (9.09%) Business Process Improvement

Law
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 (6.82%) JBoss
1 3 (6.82%) Jetty
1 3 (6.82%) Tomcat
1 3 (6.82%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.27%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.27%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 19 (43.18%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (4.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.82%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (6.82%) SaaS
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (34.09%) Internet
2 1 (2.27%) DHCP
2 1 (2.27%) DNS
2 1 (2.27%) Firewall
2 1 (2.27%) NAS
2 1 (2.27%) SAN
2 1 (2.27%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.27%) VoIP
2 1 (2.27%) VPN
2 1 (2.27%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.82%) Couchbase
1 3 (6.82%) Hadoop
1 3 (6.82%) MongoDB
1 3 (6.82%) NoSQL
1 3 (6.82%) Redis
1 3 (6.82%) Riak
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Jasmine
1 3 (6.82%) NUnit
General
1 28 (63.64%) Legal
2 21 (47.73%) Finance
3 4 (9.09%) Retail
4 2 (4.55%) Electronics
5 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (56.82%) Analyst
2 17 (38.64%) Test Analyst
3 12 (27.27%) Senior Analyst
3 12 (27.27%) Senior Test Analyst
4 4 (9.09%) Business Analyst
4 4 (9.09%) Business Transformation Analyst
4 4 (9.09%) Business Transformation Business Analyst
4 4 (9.09%) Lead Business Analyst
4 4 (9.09%) Legal Analyst
4 4 (9.09%) Transformation Analyst
5 3 (6.82%) Architect
5 3 (6.82%) Cloud Architect
5 3 (6.82%) Developer
5 3 (6.82%) IT Manager
5 3 (6.82%) IT Trainer
5 3 (6.82%) Java Developer
5 3 (6.82%) Trainer
6 2 (4.55%) Applications Support
6 2 (4.55%) Head of Supply Chain
6 2 (4.55%) Legal IT Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.64%) HTML
1 6 (13.64%) HTML5
2 3 (6.82%) AngularJS
2 3 (6.82%) CSS
2 3 (6.82%) Elastic Stack
2 3 (6.82%) Hibernate
2 3 (6.82%) JPA
2 3 (6.82%) Spring
2 3 (6.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (4.55%) .NET
4 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
1 16 (36.36%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.82%) Enterprise Cloud
2 3 (6.82%) Public Cloud
3 2 (4.55%) e-Learning
4 1 (2.27%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.27%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (18.18%) Windows
2 5 (11.36%) Windows Server
3 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (6.82%) Windows 7
5 2 (4.55%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (38.64%) Test Scripting
1 17 (38.64%) Time Management
2 16 (36.36%) Data Protection
3 15 (34.09%) Test Automation
3 15 (34.09%) Test Management
4 13 (29.55%) Mentoring
5 8 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (11.36%) Business Analysis
6 5 (11.36%) Waterfall
7 4 (9.09%) Business Process Improvement
7 4 (9.09%) Business Transformation
7 4 (9.09%) Case Management
7 4 (9.09%) Process Improvement
8 3 (6.82%) BDD
8 3 (6.82%) Concurrent Programming
8 3 (6.82%) Integration Testing
8 3 (6.82%) MVC
8 3 (6.82%) Scrum
8 3 (6.82%) Software Engineering
8 3 (6.82%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.64%) JavaScript
1 6 (13.64%) SQL
2 5 (11.36%) C#
3 4 (9.09%) Java
4 1 (2.27%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (9.09%) ISEB
2 3 (6.82%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.55%) ISTQB
3 2 (4.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (2.27%) DBS Check
4 1 (2.27%) Degree
4 1 (2.27%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.27%) PMP
4 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) QA
2 1 (2.27%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.27%) TickIT
System Software
1 6 (13.64%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.82%) Avaya
2 3 (6.82%) Citrix
2 3 (6.82%) iManage
3 2 (4.55%) Hummingbird
4 1 (2.27%) NEC
4 1 (2.27%) VMware
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