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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Law
UK
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 276 168 206
Rank change year-on-year -108 +38  
Permanent jobs citing Law 968 2108 1710
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.14% 2.03% 1.58%
As % of the General category 2.80% 4.62% 3.59%
Number of salaries quoted 813 1774 1495
Median salary £51,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.85% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,800 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -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 with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 34532 45677 47690
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 40.52% 43.93% 44.13%
Number of salaries quoted 27858 36925 37419
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £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 28 March 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 28 March 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 -101 942 £52,500 - 296
London -76 719 £55,000 - 212
City of London -64 135 £57,500 +4.54% 62
North West -56 49 £45,000 +12.50% 11
Manchester -55 39 £45,000 +5.88% 11
East of England +16 38 £45,000 -18.18% 5
South East -36 34 £32,500 -21.68% 36
Yorkshire +9 27 £31,500 -17.64% 7
West Yorkshire +15 23 £27,500 -30.37% 5
Tyne and Wear - 23 £37,062 - 9
North East - 23 £37,062 - 9
Newcastle upon Tyne - 23 £37,062 - 9
South West +10 22 £35,000 -6.66% 2
Essex +1 22 £32,500 -40.90%
Chelmsford -3 17 £32,500 -35.00%
Leeds +4 16 £25,000 -35.89% 3
East Midlands -12 15 £42,500 +13.33% 8
Scotland -20 15 £32,500 -38.09%
Surrey +22 14 £32,500 -29.34% 22
West Midlands +12 14 £42,500 +51.78% 6
Edinburgh -26 12 £32,500 -38.09%
Cambridgeshire +22 10 - - 4
Cambridge +13 10 - - 2
Guildford +23 9 £32,500 +71.05% 10
Hampshire +17 9 £50,000 +63.93% 3
Bristol -4 9 £35,000 -18.60%
Nottinghamshire +4 8 £42,500 +9.67% 4
Nottingham 0 8 £42,500 +9.67% 4
Merseyside -13 7 £40,000 +25.00%
Hertfordshire +22 6 £45,000 +42.85% 1

Law
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 March 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.

1 773 (40.01%) Legal
2 578 (29.92%) Windows
3 556 (28.78%) Microsoft
4 478 (24.74%) Finance
5 411 (21.27%) MS Office
6 360 (18.63%) MS Excel
7 327 (16.93%) SQL
8 326 (16.87%) Windows 7
9 299 (15.48%) Active Directory
10 274 (14.18%) Degree
11 269 (13.92%) Agile Software Development
12 244 (12.63%) SQL Server
13 227 (11.75%) Project Management
14 217 (11.23%) .NET
15 208 (10.77%) ITIL
16 178 (9.21%) iManage
17 174 (9.01%) JavaScript
18 162 (8.39%) Analytical Skills
19 157 (8.13%) Citrix
20 155 (8.02%) Windows Server
21 154 (7.97%) Case Management
21 154 (7.97%) Business Analysis
22 149 (7.71%) VMware
23 144 (7.45%) Document Management
24 137 (7.09%) HTML
25 131 (6.78%) Service Management
26 127 (6.57%) MS Exchange
27 125 (6.47%) CSS
28 114 (5.90%) SharePoint
28 114 (5.90%) Change 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
1 127 (6.57%) MS Exchange
2 114 (5.90%) SharePoint
3 74 (3.83%) Exchange Server 2010
4 56 (2.90%) Skype for Business
5 55 (2.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 46 (2.38%) Elasticsearch
7 42 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2013
8 32 (1.66%) IIS
9 20 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2007
10 18 (0.93%) CMS
11 16 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2003
12 13 (0.67%) Apache
13 9 (0.47%) Tomcat
13 9 (0.47%) WebSphere
14 8 (0.41%) WebSphere Application Server
15 7 (0.36%) SharePoint 2010
16 6 (0.31%) SharePoint 2013
17 5 (0.26%) Apache Spark
17 5 (0.26%) JBoss
17 5 (0.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 411 (21.27%) MS Office
2 360 (18.63%) MS Excel
3 66 (3.42%) MS PowerPoint
4 51 (2.64%) MS Visio
5 20 (1.04%) MS Project
6 15 (0.78%) Acrobat
7 9 (0.47%) Spreadsheet
8 5 (0.26%) Camtasia
9 4 (0.21%) Adobe Captivate
10 3 (0.16%) Photoshop
11 2 (0.10%) Chatbot
11 2 (0.10%) SPSS
12 1 (0.052%) InfoPath
12 1 (0.052%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 63 (3.26%) Visualfiles
2 13 (0.67%) Relativity
3 7 (0.36%) DocuMatrix
4 6 (0.31%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (0.31%) Oracle EBS R12
4 6 (0.31%) Oracle HRMS
4 6 (0.31%) Oracle iRecruitment
5 5 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (0.21%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 3 (0.16%) CaseMap
7 3 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
7 3 (0.16%) Ringtail
8 2 (0.10%) Concordance
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
Cloud Services
1 86 (4.45%) Mimecast
2 81 (4.19%) Amazon AWS
3 67 (3.47%) Microsoft Azure
4 56 (2.90%) Office 365
5 39 (2.02%) SaaS
6 13 (0.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 13 (0.67%) Google Cloud Platform
7 9 (0.47%) PaaS
8 8 (0.41%) Amazon S3
9 5 (0.26%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 5 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
10 4 (0.21%) Google Compute Engine
11 3 (0.16%) GitHub
11 3 (0.16%) IaaS
11 3 (0.16%) iPaaS
12 2 (0.10%) Adobe Analytics
13 1 (0.052%) Amazon Kinesis
13 1 (0.052%) Amazon SQS
13 1 (0.052%) AWS CloudFormation
13 1 (0.052%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 89 (4.61%) Firewall
2 85 (4.40%) VPN
3 56 (2.90%) DNS
4 52 (2.69%) TCP/IP
5 46 (2.38%) DHCP
6 42 (2.17%) Skype
7 40 (2.07%) Network Security
8 37 (1.92%) Intranet
9 36 (1.86%) SAN
10 31 (1.60%) WAN
11 28 (1.45%) LAN
12 26 (1.35%) Internet
13 25 (1.29%) VoIP
14 23 (1.19%) HTTP
15 19 (0.98%) Intrusion Detection
16 18 (0.93%) Wireless
17 16 (0.83%) Unified Communications
18 15 (0.78%) HTTPS
18 15 (0.78%) VLAN
19 14 (0.72%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 244 (12.63%) SQL Server
2 94 (4.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 67 (3.47%) Data Warehouse
4 63 (3.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 56 (2.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 44 (2.28%) SQL Server 2008
7 39 (2.02%) NoSQL
8 34 (1.76%) Power BI
9 31 (1.60%) SQL Server 2012
10 27 (1.40%) MongoDB
11 23 (1.19%) Big Data
12 20 (1.04%) MySQL
12 20 (1.04%) SQL Server 2005
13 18 (0.93%) Blockchain
14 14 (0.72%) Relational Database
15 13 (0.67%) SQL Server 2014
16 12 (0.62%) Hadoop
17 10 (0.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 9 (0.47%) SQL Server 2016
19 8 (0.41%) Microsoft Power View
Development Applications
1 43 (2.23%) Git (software)
2 30 (1.55%) MSI
2 30 (1.55%) Visual Studio
3 29 (1.50%) LoadRunner
4 27 (1.40%) HP UFT
4 27 (1.40%) Jenkins
4 27 (1.40%) webpack
5 23 (1.19%) TeamCity
6 19 (0.98%) JIRA
7 17 (0.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 15 (0.78%) Grunt
8 15 (0.78%) Team Foundation Server
9 13 (0.67%) Eclipse
10 10 (0.52%) Selenium
11 9 (0.47%) Subversion
12 8 (0.41%) Jasmine
12 8 (0.41%) Maven
13 7 (0.36%) Babel
13 7 (0.36%) Cucumber
14 6 (0.31%) Oracle Forms
General
1 773 (40.01%) Legal
2 478 (24.74%) Finance
3 68 (3.52%) Telecoms
4 61 (3.16%) Banking
5 34 (1.76%) Pharmaceutical
5 34 (1.76%) Retail
6 23 (1.19%) Billing
7 22 (1.14%) Advertising
7 22 (1.14%) Publishing
8 18 (0.93%) Marketing
9 17 (0.88%) Games
10 15 (0.78%) Back Office
11 11 (0.57%) French Language
11 11 (0.57%) Manufacturing
12 8 (0.41%) Multimedia
13 7 (0.36%) Investment Banking
14 6 (0.31%) Financial Institution
14 6 (0.31%) German Language
15 4 (0.21%) Electronics
15 4 (0.21%) Military
Job Titles
1 687 (35.56%) Analyst
2 295 (15.27%) Developer
3 167 (8.64%) Service Analyst
4 161 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
5 160 (8.28%) Support Analyst
6 154 (7.97%) Business Analyst
7 106 (5.49%) Trainer
8 91 (4.71%) Consultant
9 85 (4.40%) Project Manager
10 81 (4.19%) IT Analyst
11 80 (4.14%) Legal Analyst
12 76 (3.93%) IT Support
13 74 (3.83%) Service Desk Support
14 72 (3.73%) IT Manager
14 72 (3.73%) Service Desk Support Analyst
15 71 (3.67%) Systems Analyst
16 68 (3.52%) Senior Analyst
17 67 (3.47%) 2nd Line Support
18 64 (3.31%) Infrastructure Analyst
19 60 (3.11%) IT Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 217 (11.23%) .NET
2 137 (7.09%) HTML
3 125 (6.47%) CSS
4 68 (3.52%) Node.js
5 66 (3.42%) jQuery
6 59 (3.05%) .NET Framework
7 55 (2.85%) HTML5
8 53 (2.74%) AngularJS
9 47 (2.43%) CSS3
9 47 (2.43%) Web Services
10 45 (2.33%) Sass
11 41 (2.12%) React
11 41 (2.12%) XML
12 32 (1.66%) REST
13 31 (1.60%) ASP.NET
14 30 (1.55%) Redux
15 22 (1.14%) JSON
15 22 (1.14%) LESS
16 20 (1.04%) ASP.NET Web API
17 18 (0.93%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 162 (8.39%) Analytical Skills
2 105 (5.43%) Blackberry
3 84 (4.35%) Management Information System
4 71 (3.67%) e-Learning
5 56 (2.90%) Computer Science
6 50 (2.59%) Data Centre
7 44 (2.28%) iPhone
8 39 (2.02%) iPad
8 39 (2.02%) Video Conferencing
9 36 (1.86%) Smartphone
10 24 (1.24%) Derivative
11 22 (1.14%) User Experience
12 21 (1.09%) Virtual Team
13 16 (0.83%) Hedge funds
13 16 (0.83%) PKI
13 16 (0.83%) Security Operations Centre
14 13 (0.67%) Client/Server
14 13 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
15 12 (0.62%) Data Structures
16 11 (0.57%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 578 (29.92%) Windows
2 326 (16.87%) Windows 7
3 155 (8.02%) Windows Server
4 114 (5.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 112 (5.80%) Windows Server 2008
6 98 (5.07%) Linux
7 73 (3.78%) Android
8 68 (3.52%) Windows 10
9 66 (3.42%) Unix
10 43 (2.23%) Apple iOS
11 33 (1.71%) Windows Phone
12 28 (1.45%) Windows Server 2003
13 23 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 23 (1.19%) Windows 8
14 19 (0.98%) Windows XP
15 8 (0.41%) CentOS
15 8 (0.41%) FreeBSD
16 5 (0.26%) Solaris
17 4 (0.21%) Windows Vista
18 3 (0.16%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 269 (13.92%) Agile Software Development
2 227 (11.75%) Project Management
3 208 (10.77%) ITIL
4 154 (7.97%) Business Analysis
4 154 (7.97%) Case Management
5 144 (7.45%) Document Management
6 131 (6.78%) Service Management
7 114 (5.90%) Change Management
8 105 (5.43%) Business Intelligence
9 92 (4.76%) Mentoring
10 89 (4.61%) Practice Management
10 89 (4.61%) PRINCE2
11 80 (4.14%) Software Engineering
11 80 (4.14%) TDD
12 79 (4.09%) Information Security
13 75 (3.88%) Continuous Improvement
14 73 (3.78%) Service Delivery
14 73 (3.78%) Stakeholder Management
15 72 (3.73%) DevOps
16 67 (3.47%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 327 (16.93%) SQL
2 174 (9.01%) JavaScript
3 108 (5.59%) C#
4 73 (3.78%) Java
5 67 (3.47%) T-SQL
6 55 (2.85%) VB.NET
7 48 (2.48%) VBA
8 42 (2.17%) C++
9 40 (2.07%) PHP
10 39 (2.02%) C
11 37 (1.92%) Python
12 29 (1.50%) ES6
13 22 (1.14%) PowerShell
14 14 (0.72%) Perl
14 14 (0.72%) Scala
14 14 (0.72%) VB
15 7 (0.36%) R
16 6 (0.31%) PL/SQL
16 6 (0.31%) Ruby
17 5 (0.26%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 274 (14.18%) Degree
2 110 (5.69%) ISEB
3 54 (2.80%) Microsoft Certification
4 49 (2.54%) CISSP
5 39 (2.02%) ISTQB
6 33 (1.71%) CISM
7 31 (1.60%) MCSE
7 31 (1.60%) Security Cleared
8 30 (1.55%) ITIL Certification
9 29 (1.50%) Cisco Certification
10 27 (1.40%) CISA
11 26 (1.35%) IIBA
12 24 (1.24%) MCSA
12 24 (1.24%) MOS
13 23 (1.19%) CBAP
14 17 (0.88%) MCITP
14 17 (0.88%) PMI Certification
15 16 (0.83%) MCP
15 16 (0.83%) PMP
16 14 (0.72%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 80 (4.14%) SLA
2 78 (4.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 72 (3.73%) PMO
4 68 (3.52%) QA
5 30 (1.55%) ISO22301
5 30 (1.55%) PCI DSS
6 29 (1.50%) Cyber Essentials
7 28 (1.45%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 16 (0.83%) GDPR
9 11 (0.57%) Data Quality
10 3 (0.16%) ISO 9001
10 3 (0.16%) PMBOK
11 2 (0.10%) Actionable Recommendations
11 2 (0.10%) MiFID
11 2 (0.10%) UCITS
12 1 (0.052%) COBIT
12 1 (0.052%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 1 (0.052%) P3O
12 1 (0.052%) SDET
12 1 (0.052%) SEPA
System Software
1 299 (15.48%) Active Directory
2 80 (4.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 56 (2.90%) Docker
4 32 (1.66%) Microsoft App-V
5 29 (1.50%) vSphere
6 22 (1.14%) XenApp
7 14 (0.72%) Hyper-V
8 11 (0.57%) VMware ESX
9 7 (0.36%) DFS Replication
9 7 (0.36%) Firmware
9 7 (0.36%) KVM
10 6 (0.31%) VMware ESXi
11 5 (0.26%) LXC
11 5 (0.26%) ProxySG
11 5 (0.26%) XenDesktop
11 5 (0.26%) XenServer
12 4 (0.21%) Virtual Desktop
12 4 (0.21%) Virtual Machines
13 2 (0.10%) ISA Server
14 1 (0.052%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 69 (3.57%) SCCM
2 31 (1.60%) Puppet
3 28 (1.45%) SCOM
4 23 (1.19%) Ansible
5 20 (1.04%) Terraform
6 16 (0.83%) Packer
7 13 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
8 12 (0.62%) Kubernetes
9 10 (0.52%) SCSM
10 8 (0.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 7 (0.36%) Kibana
11 7 (0.36%) logstash
12 6 (0.31%) Business Desktop Deployment
13 5 (0.26%) EnCase
13 5 (0.26%) Host Intrusion Detection System
13 5 (0.26%) Network Intrusion Detection System
13 5 (0.26%) Simpana
14 4 (0.21%) AirWatch
15 3 (0.16%) Microsoft Clustering
15 3 (0.16%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 556 (28.78%) Microsoft
2 178 (9.21%) iManage
3 157 (8.13%) Citrix
4 149 (7.71%) VMware
5 108 (5.59%) Cisco
6 59 (3.05%) LexisNexis
7 52 (2.69%) Mitel
8 44 (2.28%) SAP
9 37 (1.92%) Splunk
10 33 (1.71%) Google
10 33 (1.71%) HP
11 32 (1.66%) Adobe
11 32 (1.66%) AppSense
12 29 (1.50%) NetApp
12 29 (1.50%) ServiceNow
13 26 (1.35%) Oracle
14 21 (1.09%) Red Hat
15 19 (0.98%) Dell
16 18 (0.93%) CA
16 18 (0.93%) Cognos
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 3 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £31000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £60k - 65k per year
Posted: 1 hour ago
Guildford, Surrey
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Central London / West End
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: Yesterday
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Information Technology Services
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Douglas-Scott
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Good Package
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus +Full bens
Posted: 20 hours ago
Central London / West End
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Surrey
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + package
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Square One Resources
Salary: From £35,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £80000.00 - £95000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Surrey
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £85000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
East London
Harris Global
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago