Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Law
England > South West
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 214 313 237
Rank change year-on-year +99 -76 +37
Permanent jobs citing Law 124 33 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.20% 0.30% 1.07%
As % of the General category 3.57% 0.91% 2.58%
Number of salaries quoted 95 31 94
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.23% -3.13%
10th Percentile £25,800 £25,750 £24,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £61,250 £98,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%

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 the South West with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 3476 3636 4892
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 33.62% 33.53% 41.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2784 2913 3851
South West median annual salary £42,500 £44,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.41% +6.67% +3.13%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £70,000 £65,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,010 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.94% +4.02% -

Law
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

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 6 months to 21 November 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 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
Bristol +21 65 £37,500 -6.25% 12
Somerset +28 32 £35,000 -26.32% 3
Gloucestershire +38 10 £42,500 -20.56% 2
Wiltshire +5 7 £45,000 -30.23% 1
Cornwall +3 6 - - 1
Law
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 41 (33.06%) Legal
2 37 (29.84%) Microsoft
3 33 (26.61%) Windows
4 32 (25.81%) Windows 7
5 29 (23.39%) Finance
5 29 (23.39%) Microsoft Office
6 27 (21.77%) JavaScript
7 23 (18.55%) Data Protection
8 22 (17.74%) Management Information System
9 21 (16.94%) Time Management
9 21 (16.94%) iManage
10 19 (15.32%) Mentoring
10 19 (15.32%) Analytical Skills
10 19 (15.32%) Agile Software Development
11 18 (14.52%) Web Development
11 18 (14.52%) SQL
12 17 (13.71%) Active Directory
12 17 (13.71%) Windows 10
12 17 (13.71%) AngularJS
13 16 (12.90%) Project Management
13 16 (12.90%) PHP
13 16 (12.90%) SQL Server
14 15 (12.10%) HTML
14 15 (12.10%) ITIL
14 15 (12.10%) React
15 14 (11.29%) OO
15 14 (11.29%) SharePoint
15 14 (11.29%) Telecoms
15 14 (11.29%) Zend
15 14 (11.29%) Visualfiles

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 14 (11.29%) SharePoint
2 10 (8.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 7 (5.65%) JBoss
3 7 (5.65%) Jetty
3 7 (5.65%) Tomcat
3 7 (5.65%) WebLogic
4 3 (2.42%) Apache Spark
4 3 (2.42%) SAS
4 3 (2.42%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.81%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.81%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.81%) WebSphere
Applications
1 29 (23.39%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (9.68%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (4.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (4.03%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (2.42%) SPSS
5 1 (0.81%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (11.29%) Visualfiles
2 1 (0.81%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 12 (9.68%) SaaS
2 8 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.23%) Office 365
4 3 (2.42%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (2.42%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.84%) TCP/IP
2 5 (4.03%) Internet
3 4 (3.23%) DHCP
3 4 (3.23%) DNS
3 4 (3.23%) Firewall
3 4 (3.23%) Wireless
4 2 (1.61%) Extranet
4 2 (1.61%) Skype
5 1 (0.81%) IP Telephony
5 1 (0.81%) IPv4
5 1 (0.81%) iSCSI
5 1 (0.81%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (12.90%) SQL Server
2 11 (8.87%) Hadoop
2 11 (8.87%) NoSQL
3 7 (5.65%) Couchbase
3 7 (5.65%) MongoDB
3 7 (5.65%) Redis
3 7 (5.65%) Riak
4 6 (4.84%) Big Data
4 6 (4.84%) Power BI
5 5 (4.03%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.42%) Apache Hive
6 3 (2.42%) BigQuery
6 3 (2.42%) Geospatial Data
6 3 (2.42%) GIS
6 3 (2.42%) Impala
7 2 (1.61%) MariaDB
8 1 (0.81%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.81%) EDRMS
8 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (1.61%) Android Studio
1 2 (1.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (1.61%) Bitbucket
1 2 (1.61%) Calabash
1 2 (1.61%) Gradle
1 2 (1.61%) JIRA
1 2 (1.61%) JUnit
1 2 (1.61%) Mockito
2 1 (0.81%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.81%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.81%) LoadRunner
2 1 (0.81%) PyUnit
2 1 (0.81%) RSpec
2 1 (0.81%) Selenium
General
1 41 (33.06%) Legal
2 29 (23.39%) Finance
3 14 (11.29%) Telecoms
4 10 (8.06%) Marketing
5 6 (4.84%) Military
6 2 (1.61%) Advertising
6 2 (1.61%) Electronics
6 2 (1.61%) Publishing
7 1 (0.81%) Banking
Job Titles
1 40 (32.26%) Analyst
2 32 (25.81%) Developer
3 16 (12.90%) PHP Developer
4 13 (10.48%) Applications Manager
4 13 (10.48%) Applications Support
5 12 (9.68%) Support Analyst
6 11 (8.87%) Applications Support Manager
6 11 (8.87%) Support Manager
7 10 (8.06%) Telecoms Developer
8 8 (6.45%) Data Analyst
8 8 (6.45%) Legal Analyst
9 7 (5.65%) Java Developer
10 6 (4.84%) Automation Analyst
10 6 (4.84%) IT Support
10 6 (4.84%) Project Manager
10 6 (4.84%) Senior Analyst
10 6 (4.84%) Test Analyst
10 6 (4.84%) Test Leader
11 5 (4.03%) Cybersecurity Specialist
11 5 (4.03%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (13.71%) AngularJS
2 15 (12.10%) HTML
2 15 (12.10%) React
3 13 (10.48%) Vue (Vue.js)
4 9 (7.26%) CSS
5 7 (5.65%) Hibernate
5 7 (5.65%) HTML5
5 7 (5.65%) JPA
5 7 (5.65%) Spring
6 6 (4.84%) CakePHP
6 6 (4.84%) CodeIgniter
6 6 (4.84%) Symfony
6 6 (4.84%) Web Services
7 5 (4.03%) Laravel
7 5 (4.03%) Velocity
7 5 (4.03%) XML
8 3 (2.42%) D3.js
8 3 (2.42%) Natural Language Processing
8 3 (2.42%) TensorFlow
8 3 (2.42%) Theano
Miscellaneous
1 22 (17.74%) Management Information System
2 19 (15.32%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (8.06%) Blackberry
4 8 (6.45%) Data Protection Act
5 6 (4.84%) iPad
6 5 (4.03%) Cybercrime
7 4 (3.23%) iPhone
8 3 (2.42%) Algorithms
8 3 (2.42%) Blog
8 3 (2.42%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.61%) Graphic Design
9 2 (1.61%) RSA SecurID
9 2 (1.61%) Social Media
9 2 (1.61%) User Experience
10 1 (0.81%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.81%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 33 (26.61%) Windows
2 32 (25.81%) Windows 7
3 17 (13.71%) Windows 10
4 7 (5.65%) Android
4 7 (5.65%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (5.65%) Windows XP
5 6 (4.84%) Windows 8
5 6 (4.84%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (3.23%) Windows Server
7 2 (1.61%) Linux
8 1 (0.81%) Unix
8 1 (0.81%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (18.55%) Data Protection
2 21 (16.94%) Time Management
3 19 (15.32%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (15.32%) Mentoring
4 18 (14.52%) Web Development
5 16 (12.90%) Project Management
6 15 (12.10%) ITIL
7 14 (11.29%) OO
8 13 (10.48%) Workflow
9 12 (9.68%) Performance Management
9 12 (9.68%) Risk Management
10 11 (8.87%) Document Management
10 11 (8.87%) Scenario Testing
10 11 (8.87%) Software Engineering
10 11 (8.87%) Test Management
10 11 (8.87%) Test Scripting
10 11 (8.87%) Unit Testing
11 9 (7.26%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (7.26%) Case Management
11 9 (7.26%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 27 (21.77%) JavaScript
2 18 (14.52%) SQL
3 16 (12.90%) PHP
4 11 (8.87%) Java
4 11 (8.87%) T-SQL
5 6 (4.84%) Python
6 3 (2.42%) MATLAB
6 3 (2.42%) R
7 2 (1.61%) C++
7 2 (1.61%) VB
8 1 (0.81%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.81%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (4.84%) ISTQB
1 6 (4.84%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.23%) Degree
2 4 (3.23%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
3 3 (2.42%) DV Cleared
3 3 (2.42%) Postgraduate
3 3 (2.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (2.42%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.81%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.81%) ISEB
4 1 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.45%) QA
2 6 (4.84%) SLA
3 5 (4.03%) ISO 22301
3 5 (4.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (4.03%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.61%) GDPR
4 2 (1.61%) PMO
System Software
1 17 (13.71%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.61%) Docker
3 1 (0.81%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (3.23%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
2 2 (1.61%) Ansible
2 2 (1.61%) HockeyApp
3 1 (0.81%) SCCM
3 1 (0.81%) WSUS
Vendors
1 37 (29.84%) Microsoft
2 21 (16.94%) iManage
3 14 (11.29%) Zend
4 6 (4.84%) LexisNexis
5 5 (4.03%) VMware
6 3 (2.42%) HP
6 3 (2.42%) Veeam
6 3 (2.42%) Xerox
7 2 (1.61%) Apple
7 2 (1.61%) Atlassian
7 2 (1.61%) Canon
7 2 (1.61%) Citrix
7 2 (1.61%) Dell
7 2 (1.61%) OpenText
8 1 (0.81%) Avaya
8 1 (0.81%) Hummingbird
8 1 (0.81%) Meridio
8 1 (0.81%) NetApp
8 1 (0.81%) Oracle
8 1 (0.81%) SAP