The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Law in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Law over the 3 months to 27 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Law
UK
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 277 174 197
Rank change year-on-year -103 +23  
Permanent jobs citing Law 968 2046 1886
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.13% 1.97% 1.70%
As % of the General category 2.79% 4.52% 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 792 1743 1615
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.12% -  

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 with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 34731 45249 49041
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 40.38% 43.61% 44.31%
Number of salaries quoted 27896 36694 38305
Median salary £52,500 £51,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.94% +2.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Law
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 UK

Law
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Law in the UK

Law
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Law over the 3 months to 27 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Law in the UK

Law
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Law within the UK over the 3 months to 27 April 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
England -109 943 £52,250 -0.47% 307
London -82 703 £55,000 - 217
City of London -72 128 £55,000 - 62
North West -59 50 £45,000 +12.50% 19
East of England +20 38 £50,000 -2.43% 2
Manchester -62 38 £47,500 +11.76% 18
South East +7 37 £40,000 -8.57% 41
Yorkshire +12 34 £28,500 -10.93% 4
West Yorkshire +18 30 £27,500 -15.38% 2
South West +10 26 £35,000 -6.66% 5
Tyne and Wear +34 22 £37,062 +14.03% 8
Newcastle upon Tyne +34 22 £37,062 +14.03% 8
North East +27 22 £37,062 +14.03% 8
East Midlands +6 21 £42,500 +25.00% 7
Leeds +18 20 £25,000 -23.07% 2
Cambridgeshire +16 18 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Essex -10 18 £52,500 +5.00% 1
Cambridge +10 17 £52,500 -4.54%
Bristol -5 13 £35,000 -26.31% 2
Chelmsford -8 13 £32,500 -35.00% 1
West Midlands -20 12 £42,500 +51.78% 3
Hampshire +25 11 £40,000 +61.61% 8
Surrey +23 11 £32,500 -35.00% 17
Nottinghamshire +14 11 £42,500 +80.85% 1
Nottingham +13 11 £42,500 +80.85% 1
South Wales +7 10 £50,000 +63.93%
Cardiff +6 10 £50,000 +33.33%
Wales +2 10 £50,000 +63.93%
Merseyside -10 10 £40,000 +25.00%
Scotland -19 10 £32,500 -38.09%

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 with a requirement for Law.

1 767 (39.66%) Legal
2 603 (31.18%) Windows
3 535 (27.66%) Microsoft
4 503 (26.01%) Finance
5 378 (19.54%) Microsoft Office
6 327 (16.91%) SQL
7 317 (16.39%) Windows 7
8 300 (15.51%) Active Directory
9 299 (15.46%) Agile Software Development
10 267 (13.81%) Degree
11 233 (12.05%) SQL Server
12 222 (11.48%) Project Management
13 205 (10.60%) ITIL
14 195 (10.08%) .NET
15 186 (9.62%) iManage
16 180 (9.31%) Windows Server
17 176 (9.10%) JavaScript
18 163 (8.43%) VMware
19 161 (8.32%) Analytical Skills
20 144 (7.45%) Citrix
21 138 (7.14%) MS Exchange
22 137 (7.08%) Document Management
23 136 (7.03%) Business Analysis
24 131 (6.77%) Windows Server 2012
25 127 (6.57%) Windows Server 2008
26 124 (6.41%) SharePoint
27 122 (6.31%) Business Intelligence
28 121 (6.26%) Change Management
29 118 (6.10%) C#
30 116 (6.00%) Service Management

Law
Co-occurring IT Skills 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
1 138 (7.14%) MS Exchange
2 124 (6.41%) SharePoint
3 77 (3.98%) Exchange Server 2010
4 60 (3.10%) Elasticsearch
5 56 (2.90%) Skype for Business
6 55 (2.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 45 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2013
8 32 (1.65%) IIS
9 20 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2007
10 18 (0.93%) CMS
11 16 (0.83%) Apache
11 16 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2003
12 10 (0.52%) Confluence
12 10 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
13 9 (0.47%) WebSphere
14 8 (0.41%) Tomcat
14 8 (0.41%) WebSphere Application Server
15 6 (0.31%) Apache Solr
15 6 (0.31%) SharePoint 2010
16 5 (0.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 378 (19.54%) Microsoft Office
2 110 (5.69%) Microsoft Excel
3 59 (3.05%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 43 (2.22%) MS Visio
5 22 (1.14%) Microsoft Project
6 13 (0.67%) Acrobat
7 8 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
8 5 (0.26%) Adobe Captivate
8 5 (0.26%) Camtasia
9 2 (0.10%) Chatbot
9 2 (0.10%) SPSS
10 1 (0.052%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.052%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.052%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 33 (1.71%) Visualfiles
2 11 (0.57%) Relativity
3 10 (0.52%) DocuMatrix
4 7 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
5 6 (0.31%) Oracle EBS
5 6 (0.31%) Oracle EBS R12
5 6 (0.31%) Oracle HRMS
5 6 (0.31%) Oracle iRecruitment
6 4 (0.21%) CaseMap
7 3 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
8 2 (0.10%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 2 (0.10%) Endur
8 2 (0.10%) Magento
8 2 (0.10%) OpenText MBPM
8 2 (0.10%) Oracle Retail
8 2 (0.10%) SAP HR
8 2 (0.10%) SAP Retail
8 2 (0.10%) SAP SRM
9 1 (0.052%) Dynamics NAV
9 1 (0.052%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 104 (5.38%) Amazon AWS
2 87 (4.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 81 (4.19%) Mimecast
4 62 (3.21%) Office 365
5 47 (2.43%) SaaS
6 18 (0.93%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 16 (0.83%) Google Cloud Platform
8 14 (0.72%) Amazon S3
9 9 (0.47%) PaaS
10 5 (0.26%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 5 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
11 4 (0.21%) Google Compute Engine
11 4 (0.21%) iPaaS
12 3 (0.16%) GitHub
12 3 (0.16%) IaaS
13 2 (0.10%) Adobe Analytics
14 1 (0.052%) Amazon Kinesis
14 1 (0.052%) AWS CloudFormation
14 1 (0.052%) Azure Active Directory
14 1 (0.052%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 104 (5.38%) Firewall
2 68 (3.52%) DNS
3 65 (3.36%) VPN
4 58 (3.00%) DHCP
5 46 (2.38%) SAN
5 46 (2.38%) TCP/IP
6 40 (2.07%) Skype
7 39 (2.02%) Network Security
8 36 (1.86%) Internet
9 35 (1.81%) Intranet
10 34 (1.76%) WAN
11 29 (1.50%) VoIP
12 28 (1.45%) LAN
13 25 (1.29%) HTTP
14 20 (1.03%) Intrusion Detection
15 17 (0.88%) Unified Communications
16 15 (0.78%) Wireless
17 14 (0.72%) MPLS
18 13 (0.67%) IP Telephony
18 13 (0.67%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 233 (12.05%) SQL Server
2 95 (4.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 64 (3.31%) Data Warehouse
4 62 (3.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 58 (3.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 49 (2.53%) SQL Server 2008
7 47 (2.43%) NoSQL
8 39 (2.02%) Power BI
9 37 (1.91%) SQL Server 2012
10 31 (1.60%) MongoDB
11 25 (1.29%) SQL Server 2005
12 22 (1.14%) Big Data
12 22 (1.14%) MySQL
13 21 (1.09%) SQL Server 2014
14 16 (0.83%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 16 (0.83%) Relational Database
15 14 (0.72%) SQL Server 2016
16 13 (0.67%) Blockchain
17 12 (0.62%) Hadoop
18 9 (0.47%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 38 (1.96%) Git (software)
2 35 (1.81%) MSI
2 35 (1.81%) TeamCity
3 30 (1.55%) Jenkins
3 30 (1.55%) LoadRunner
4 29 (1.50%) Visual Studio
4 29 (1.50%) webpack
5 28 (1.45%) HP UFT
6 23 (1.19%) JIRA
7 18 (0.93%) Eclipse
8 17 (0.88%) Selenium
9 14 (0.72%) Grunt
9 14 (0.72%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 14 (0.72%) Team Foundation Server
10 9 (0.47%) Maven
11 7 (0.36%) Babel
11 7 (0.36%) Cucumber
11 7 (0.36%) Subversion
12 6 (0.31%) Jasmine
12 6 (0.31%) Oracle Forms
General
1 767 (39.66%) Legal
2 503 (26.01%) Finance
3 82 (4.24%) Telecoms
4 70 (3.62%) Banking
5 45 (2.33%) Retail
6 42 (2.17%) Pharmaceutical
7 32 (1.65%) Billing
8 25 (1.29%) Advertising
9 22 (1.14%) Marketing
10 21 (1.09%) Publishing
11 17 (0.88%) Games
12 14 (0.72%) French Language
13 11 (0.57%) Manufacturing
14 10 (0.52%) Investment Banking
15 9 (0.47%) Back Office
15 9 (0.47%) German Language
16 8 (0.41%) Financial Institution
16 8 (0.41%) Multimedia
17 4 (0.21%) Hindi Language
17 4 (0.21%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 686 (35.47%) Analyst
2 284 (14.68%) Developer
3 153 (7.91%) Support Analyst
4 144 (7.45%) Service Analyst
5 141 (7.29%) Business Analyst
6 140 (7.24%) Service Desk Analyst
7 113 (5.84%) Trainer
8 85 (4.40%) Project Manager
9 83 (4.29%) Consultant
10 82 (4.24%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 79 (4.08%) IT Analyst
12 78 (4.03%) Legal Analyst
13 75 (3.88%) Service Desk Support
14 73 (3.77%) Service Desk Support Analyst
15 70 (3.62%) 2nd Line Support
15 70 (3.62%) IT Support
16 67 (3.46%) Senior Developer
17 66 (3.41%) IT Manager
17 66 (3.41%) IT Trainer
18 64 (3.31%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 195 (10.08%) .NET
2 106 (5.48%) HTML
3 102 (5.27%) CSS
4 88 (4.55%) Node.js
5 61 (3.15%) AngularJS
6 59 (3.05%) .NET Framework
7 55 (2.84%) HTML5
8 47 (2.43%) Web Services
9 45 (2.33%) CSS3
10 43 (2.22%) Sass
11 42 (2.17%) jQuery
12 41 (2.12%) React
13 36 (1.86%) XML
14 33 (1.71%) ASP.NET
15 31 (1.60%) Redux
15 31 (1.60%) REST
16 28 (1.45%) ASP.NET Web API
17 24 (1.24%) RabbitMQ
18 21 (1.09%) Aurelia
18 21 (1.09%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 161 (8.32%) Analytical Skills
2 94 (4.86%) Blackberry
3 91 (4.71%) Management Information System
4 69 (3.57%) e-Learning
5 61 (3.15%) Computer Science
6 44 (2.28%) iPhone
7 43 (2.22%) Greenfield Project
8 40 (2.07%) Data Centre
9 35 (1.81%) iPad
9 35 (1.81%) Video Conferencing
10 29 (1.50%) Smartphone
11 25 (1.29%) User Experience
12 22 (1.14%) Virtual Team
13 18 (0.93%) Derivative
14 16 (0.83%) Hedge funds
15 14 (0.72%) Clustering
16 13 (0.67%) Client/Server
16 13 (0.67%) PKI
16 13 (0.67%) Public Cloud
17 12 (0.62%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 603 (31.18%) Windows
2 317 (16.39%) Windows 7
3 180 (9.31%) Windows Server
4 131 (6.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 127 (6.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 102 (5.27%) Linux
7 91 (4.71%) Windows 10
8 79 (4.08%) Android
9 73 (3.77%) Unix
10 49 (2.53%) Apple iOS
11 35 (1.81%) Windows Phone
12 26 (1.34%) Windows Server 2003
13 23 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 20 (1.03%) Windows 8
15 19 (0.98%) Windows XP
16 14 (0.72%) CentOS
17 8 (0.41%) FreeBSD
18 5 (0.26%) Solaris
18 5 (0.26%) Windows Mobile
19 3 (0.16%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 299 (15.46%) Agile Software Development
2 222 (11.48%) Project Management
3 205 (10.60%) ITIL
4 137 (7.08%) Document Management
5 136 (7.03%) Business Analysis
6 122 (6.31%) Business Intelligence
7 121 (6.26%) Change Management
8 116 (6.00%) Service Management
9 115 (5.95%) Case Management
10 100 (5.17%) Mentoring
10 100 (5.17%) Practice Management
11 94 (4.86%) TDD
12 92 (4.76%) PRINCE2
13 84 (4.34%) DevOps
14 83 (4.29%) Continuous Improvement
15 82 (4.24%) Stakeholder Management
16 73 (3.77%) Workflow
17 67 (3.46%) Information Security
18 64 (3.31%) Software Engineering
18 64 (3.31%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 327 (16.91%) SQL
2 176 (9.10%) JavaScript
3 118 (6.10%) C#
4 77 (3.98%) Java
5 68 (3.52%) T-SQL
6 44 (2.28%) Python
7 39 (2.02%) C
7 39 (2.02%) C++
7 39 (2.02%) PHP
8 38 (1.96%) ES6
9 37 (1.91%) VBA
10 32 (1.65%) VB.NET
11 25 (1.29%) PowerShell
12 15 (0.78%) Scala
13 12 (0.62%) Perl
14 11 (0.57%) VB
15 9 (0.47%) R
16 7 (0.36%) PL/SQL
16 7 (0.36%) Ruby
17 6 (0.31%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 267 (13.81%) Degree
2 108 (5.58%) ISEB
3 56 (2.90%) Microsoft Certification
4 44 (2.28%) ISTQB
5 40 (2.07%) CISSP
5 40 (2.07%) ITIL Certification
6 39 (2.02%) Security Cleared
7 36 (1.86%) MCSE
8 31 (1.60%) CISM
9 29 (1.50%) Cisco Certification
10 26 (1.34%) MCSA
11 25 (1.29%) CISA
11 25 (1.29%) IIBA
12 24 (1.24%) CBAP
12 24 (1.24%) MOS
13 22 (1.14%) SC Cleared
14 20 (1.03%) MCITP
15 17 (0.88%) MCP
16 15 (0.78%) PMI Certification
17 14 (0.72%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 80 (4.14%) QA
2 77 (3.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 65 (3.36%) SLA
4 64 (3.31%) PMO
5 32 (1.65%) Cyber Essentials
6 30 (1.55%) ISO22301
7 28 (1.45%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 18 (0.93%) GDPR
8 18 (0.93%) PCI DSS
9 12 (0.62%) Data Quality
10 4 (0.21%) Actionable Recommendations
10 4 (0.21%) ISO 9001
11 3 (0.16%) PMBOK
12 2 (0.10%) MiFID
12 2 (0.10%) P3O
12 2 (0.10%) UCITS
13 1 (0.052%) COBIT
13 1 (0.052%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 1 (0.052%) SEPA
13 1 (0.052%) TickIT
System Software
1 300 (15.51%) Active Directory
2 84 (4.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 61 (3.15%) Docker
4 37 (1.91%) Microsoft App-V
5 31 (1.60%) vSphere
6 24 (1.24%) XenApp
7 18 (0.93%) VMware ESX
8 15 (0.78%) Hyper-V
9 12 (0.62%) DFS Replication
10 8 (0.41%) ProxySG
11 7 (0.36%) Firmware
11 7 (0.36%) KVM
11 7 (0.36%) XenServer
12 5 (0.26%) LXC
12 5 (0.26%) XenDesktop
13 4 (0.21%) Virtual Desktop
13 4 (0.21%) Virtual Machines
14 3 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
15 1 (0.052%) UAG
15 1 (0.052%) Xen
Systems Management
1 72 (3.72%) SCCM
2 33 (1.71%) Puppet
3 31 (1.60%) Terraform
4 26 (1.34%) SCOM
5 25 (1.29%) Ansible
6 22 (1.14%) Packer
7 15 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
8 14 (0.72%) Kubernetes
9 13 (0.67%) Kibana
9 13 (0.67%) logstash
9 13 (0.67%) SCSM
10 6 (0.31%) Business Desktop Deployment
10 6 (0.31%) ServiceCenter
10 6 (0.31%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 6 (0.31%) vCenter Server
10 6 (0.31%) WSUS
11 5 (0.26%) Host Intrusion Detection System
11 5 (0.26%) Microsoft Clustering
11 5 (0.26%) Network Intrusion Detection System
11 5 (0.26%) Simpana
Vendors
1 535 (27.66%) Microsoft
2 186 (9.62%) iManage
3 163 (8.43%) VMware
4 144 (7.45%) Citrix
5 102 (5.27%) Cisco
6 50 (2.59%) SAP
7 40 (2.07%) Mitel
8 38 (1.96%) Google
8 38 (1.96%) HP
9 37 (1.91%) AppSense
9 37 (1.91%) NetApp
10 36 (1.86%) Oracle
11 34 (1.76%) Splunk
12 33 (1.71%) LexisNexis
13 31 (1.60%) ServiceNow
14 29 (1.50%) Adobe
15 25 (1.29%) CheckPoint
16 21 (1.09%) Dell
17 20 (1.03%) CA
17 20 (1.03%) Red Hat
Central London / West End
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Douglas-Scott
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Good Package
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 18 hours ago
Surrey
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £22000 - £32000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Douglas-Scott
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Good Package
Posted: 17 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £75,000 basic + 10% Bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Lewis Paige
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Douglas-Scott
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Good Package
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Peninsula
Salary: £35k - 45k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Latcom Ltd
Salary: £Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £65000.00 - £85000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Training
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Training and Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Her Majesty's Courts & Tribunal Service
Salary: £90,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Comprehensive Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago