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

Law
UK
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 277 179 206
Rank change year-on-year -98 +27  
Permanent jobs citing Law 1026 1926 1815
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.15% 1.96% 1.66%
As % of the General category 2.72% 4.57% 3.72%
Number of salaries quoted 824 1689 1575
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £69,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +1.19%  

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 37781 42113 48806
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 42.49% 42.80% 44.58%
Number of salaries quoted 28751 34503 38638
Median salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.96% +4.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,988
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 28 June 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 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
England -102 991 £50,000 -0.49% 353
London -104 690 £55,000 - 256
City of London -64 146 £57,500 +4.54% 71
North West -12 103 £52,500 +23.52% 30
Manchester -38 62 £52,500 +23.52% 16
South East +14 61 £40,000 -6.22% 37
Yorkshire +12 35 £35,000 -7.89% 5
Cheshire - 31 £30,625 - 12
West Yorkshire +27 29 £35,000 -17.64% 4
Knutsford - 28 £26,250 - 10
East Midlands +27 25 £37,500 -25.00% 4
East of England -35 25 £52,500 +10.52% 1
South West -10 24 £35,000 -6.66% 10
Birmingham -15 23 £40,250 +23.84% 3
West Midlands -16 23 £40,250 +21.05% 4
Bristol -18 21 £35,000 +3.70% 5
Scotland +1 19 £30,000 -38.46% 3
Leeds +13 18 £26,250 -38.23% 3
Buckinghamshire +10 16 £40,000 - 2
Hampshire +5 16 £40,000 +33.33% 8
Milton Keynes +6 15 £40,000 -
Essex -18 15 £55,000 +15.78%
Edinburgh -25 13 £29,000 -40.51%
Berkshire +32 10 £50,000 +5.26% 8
South Wales +22 10 £25,000 -20.63%
Cardiff +19 10 £25,000 -20.63%
Wales +14 10 £25,000 -20.63%
Nottinghamshire +5 9 £42,500 +19.71% 3
Nottingham +5 9 £42,500 +19.71% 3
Northamptonshire -6 9 £40,000 -20.00%

For the 6 months to 28 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 with a requirement for Law.

1 776 (38.92%) Legal
2 587 (29.44%) Windows
3 558 (27.98%) Finance
4 535 (26.83%) Microsoft
5 363 (18.20%) SQL
6 347 (17.40%) Microsoft Office
7 331 (16.60%) Agile Software Development
8 317 (15.90%) Active Directory
9 278 (13.94%) SQL Server
10 272 (13.64%) Windows 7
11 250 (12.54%) Degree
12 231 (11.58%) Project Management
13 221 (11.08%) Windows Server
14 211 (10.58%) JavaScript
15 207 (10.38%) ITIL
16 203 (10.18%) VMware
17 200 (10.03%) .NET
18 189 (9.48%) MS Exchange
19 187 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
20 172 (8.63%) iManage
21 170 (8.53%) Windows Server 2012
22 164 (8.22%) C#
23 160 (8.02%) SharePoint
23 160 (8.02%) Windows Server 2008
24 141 (7.07%) Business Intelligence
25 134 (6.72%) Management Information System
26 129 (6.47%) Business Analysis
27 128 (6.42%) Document Management
27 128 (6.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
28 126 (6.32%) 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
1 189 (9.48%) MS Exchange
2 160 (8.02%) SharePoint
3 108 (5.42%) Exchange Server 2010
4 73 (3.66%) Elasticsearch
5 64 (3.21%) Exchange Server 2013
6 57 (2.86%) IIS
7 52 (2.61%) Skype for Business
8 49 (2.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 30 (1.50%) CMS
10 21 (1.05%) Apache
11 19 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2007
12 18 (0.90%) SharePoint 2013
13 14 (0.70%) Confluence
13 14 (0.70%) EPiServer
13 14 (0.70%) WebSphere
14 10 (0.50%) WebLogic
15 8 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2003
15 8 (0.40%) WebSphere Application Server
16 6 (0.30%) JBoss
16 6 (0.30%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 347 (17.40%) Microsoft Office
2 122 (6.12%) Microsoft Excel
3 72 (3.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 47 (2.36%) MS Visio
5 26 (1.30%) Microsoft Project
6 13 (0.65%) Adobe Captivate
7 9 (0.45%) Acrobat
8 8 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
9 3 (0.15%) Camtasia
9 3 (0.15%) GIMP
10 2 (0.10%) Chatbot
10 2 (0.10%) SPSS
11 1 (0.050%) InfoPath
11 1 (0.050%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 21 (1.05%) Visualfiles
2 18 (0.90%) Relativity
3 8 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
4 7 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
5 6 (0.30%) Remedy ITSM
5 6 (0.30%) Siebel CRM
5 6 (0.30%) Veritas eDiscovery
6 4 (0.20%) CaseMap
6 4 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
6 4 (0.20%) Oracle EBS R12
6 4 (0.20%) Oracle HRMS
6 4 (0.20%) Oracle iRecruitment
7 3 (0.15%) DocuMatrix
8 2 (0.10%) BASE24
8 2 (0.10%) Magento
8 2 (0.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 1 (0.050%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 1 (0.050%) Dynamics NAV
9 1 (0.050%) SAP SRM
9 1 (0.050%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 103 (5.17%) Amazon AWS
2 96 (4.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 70 (3.51%) Office 365
4 54 (2.71%) SaaS
5 53 (2.66%) Mimecast
6 24 (1.20%) Amazon S3
7 21 (1.05%) PaaS
8 19 (0.95%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 18 (0.90%) IaaS
10 15 (0.75%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
10 15 (0.75%) Salesforce Service Cloud
11 13 (0.65%) Google Cloud Platform
12 12 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
13 4 (0.20%) Google Compute Engine
14 3 (0.15%) Amazon SQS
14 3 (0.15%) GitHub
14 3 (0.15%) IBM Blueworks
14 3 (0.15%) iPaaS
15 2 (0.10%) Amazon EC2
16 1 (0.050%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 125 (6.27%) Firewall
2 100 (5.02%) DNS
3 91 (4.56%) DHCP
4 88 (4.41%) SAN
5 61 (3.06%) VPN
6 55 (2.76%) WAN
7 52 (2.61%) Internet
8 41 (2.06%) LAN
9 39 (1.96%) Skype
10 38 (1.91%) TCP/IP
11 35 (1.76%) Network Security
12 30 (1.50%) HTTP
12 30 (1.50%) Intranet
13 29 (1.45%) VoIP
14 23 (1.15%) VLAN
15 20 (1.00%) Wireless
16 18 (0.90%) MPLS
17 17 (0.85%) IP Telephony
17 17 (0.85%) WebEx
18 16 (0.80%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 278 (13.94%) SQL Server
2 128 (6.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 73 (3.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 56 (2.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 54 (2.71%) NoSQL
6 51 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
7 46 (2.31%) SQL Server 2008
8 39 (1.96%) Power BI
9 35 (1.76%) MongoDB
10 34 (1.71%) SQL Server 2012
11 32 (1.60%) Big Data
12 31 (1.55%) Relational Database
12 31 (1.55%) SQL Server 2005
13 26 (1.30%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 23 (1.15%) SQL Server 2014
15 21 (1.05%) MySQL
16 16 (0.80%) RDBMS
17 14 (0.70%) MS Access
17 14 (0.70%) SQL Server 2016
18 12 (0.60%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 48 (2.41%) Git (software)
2 47 (2.36%) TeamCity
3 44 (2.21%) Visual Studio
4 37 (1.86%) JIRA
5 29 (1.45%) Jenkins
5 29 (1.45%) MSI
6 27 (1.35%) Subversion
6 27 (1.35%) webpack
7 23 (1.15%) LoadRunner
8 21 (1.05%) HP UFT
9 20 (1.00%) Eclipse
10 15 (0.75%) Maven
10 15 (0.75%) NUnit
10 15 (0.75%) Team Foundation Server
11 14 (0.70%) Selenium
11 14 (0.70%) SonarQube
11 14 (0.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 13 (0.65%) Grunt
13 12 (0.60%) ReSharper
14 9 (0.45%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 776 (38.92%) Legal
2 558 (27.98%) Finance
3 97 (4.86%) Banking
4 86 (4.31%) Telecoms
5 60 (3.01%) Retail
6 46 (2.31%) Pharmaceutical
7 45 (2.26%) Billing
8 43 (2.16%) Marketing
9 40 (2.01%) Financial Institution
10 28 (1.40%) Corporate Banking
11 19 (0.95%) Advertising
12 15 (0.75%) Manufacturing
13 14 (0.70%) French Language
14 12 (0.60%) Investment Banking
15 9 (0.45%) Games
15 9 (0.45%) German Language
15 9 (0.45%) Publishing
16 7 (0.35%) Military
17 6 (0.30%) General Ledger
18 5 (0.25%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 655 (32.85%) Analyst
2 292 (14.64%) Developer
3 156 (7.82%) Support Analyst
4 132 (6.62%) Business Analyst
5 115 (5.77%) Consultant
5 115 (5.77%) Trainer
6 97 (4.86%) Service Analyst
7 91 (4.56%) Service Desk Analyst
8 83 (4.16%) Systems Analyst
9 82 (4.11%) Project Manager
10 78 (3.91%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 77 (3.86%) Team Leader
12 75 (3.76%) Legal Analyst
13 74 (3.71%) IT Support
13 74 (3.71%) IT Trainer
14 71 (3.56%) IT Analyst
14 71 (3.56%) Senior Developer
15 65 (3.26%) 2nd Line Support
16 64 (3.21%) Architect
17 63 (3.16%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 200 (10.03%) .NET
2 125 (6.27%) HTML
3 119 (5.97%) CSS
4 106 (5.32%) Node.js
5 76 (3.81%) HTML5
6 71 (3.56%) .NET Framework
7 69 (3.46%) AngularJS
8 65 (3.26%) XML
9 55 (2.76%) ASP.NET
9 55 (2.76%) Web Services
10 54 (2.71%) CSS3
10 54 (2.71%) jQuery
11 44 (2.21%) React
12 43 (2.16%) Sass
13 39 (1.96%) ASP.NET Web API
14 35 (1.76%) JSON
14 35 (1.76%) REST
15 34 (1.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 30 (1.50%) Elastic Stack
16 30 (1.50%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 187 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
2 134 (6.72%) Management Information System
3 72 (3.61%) Blackberry
4 71 (3.56%) e-Learning
5 57 (2.86%) Computer Science
6 54 (2.71%) User Experience
7 38 (1.91%) Data Centre
7 38 (1.91%) Mobile App
8 34 (1.71%) Greenfield Project
8 34 (1.71%) Video Conferencing
9 32 (1.60%) iPad
10 29 (1.45%) Smartphone
11 28 (1.40%) Public Cloud
12 26 (1.30%) iPhone
13 21 (1.05%) Contactless
14 20 (1.00%) CMDB
14 20 (1.00%) Hedge funds
15 19 (0.95%) Virtual Team
16 18 (0.90%) Hybrid Cloud
17 17 (0.85%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 587 (29.44%) Windows
2 272 (13.64%) Windows 7
3 221 (11.08%) Windows Server
4 170 (8.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 160 (8.02%) Windows Server 2008
6 108 (5.42%) Windows 10
7 103 (5.17%) Linux
8 83 (4.16%) Unix
9 68 (3.41%) Android
10 51 (2.56%) Apple iOS
11 30 (1.50%) Windows Phone
12 28 (1.40%) Windows 8
13 24 (1.20%) Windows Server 2003
14 23 (1.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 21 (1.05%) Windows XP
16 20 (1.00%) CentOS
17 5 (0.25%) Mac OS X
17 5 (0.25%) Windows Mobile
18 4 (0.20%) HPUX
18 4 (0.20%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 331 (16.60%) Agile Software Development
2 231 (11.58%) Project Management
3 207 (10.38%) ITIL
4 141 (7.07%) Business Intelligence
5 129 (6.47%) Business Analysis
6 128 (6.42%) Document Management
7 126 (6.32%) Change Management
8 118 (5.92%) Practice Management
9 111 (5.57%) Mentoring
10 104 (5.22%) Service Management
11 96 (4.81%) PRINCE2
12 94 (4.71%) Continuous Improvement
12 94 (4.71%) Stakeholder Management
12 94 (4.71%) TDD
13 88 (4.41%) Workflow
14 86 (4.31%) Analytics
14 86 (4.31%) Information Security
15 81 (4.06%) DevOps
16 80 (4.01%) MVC
17 79 (3.96%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 363 (18.20%) SQL
2 211 (10.58%) JavaScript
3 164 (8.22%) C#
4 88 (4.41%) Java
5 86 (4.31%) T-SQL
6 51 (2.56%) PowerShell
7 45 (2.26%) ES6
8 43 (2.16%) Python
9 38 (1.91%) VBA
10 36 (1.81%) C++
11 33 (1.65%) PHP
12 30 (1.50%) C
13 23 (1.15%) VB
14 20 (1.00%) Perl
15 16 (0.80%) VB.NET
16 15 (0.75%) VBScript
17 14 (0.70%) XPath
18 10 (0.50%) Bash Shell
19 8 (0.40%) R
20 5 (0.25%) Scala
Qualifications
1 250 (12.54%) Degree
2 95 (4.76%) ISEB
3 64 (3.21%) ITIL Certification
4 57 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 47 (2.36%) Security Cleared
6 39 (1.96%) MCSE
7 38 (1.91%) CISSP
8 35 (1.76%) SC Cleared
9 34 (1.71%) Cisco Certification
9 34 (1.71%) Computer Science Degree
9 34 (1.71%) ISTQB
10 31 (1.55%) CCNP
11 27 (1.35%) CISM
11 27 (1.35%) MCSA
12 24 (1.20%) CBAP
13 21 (1.05%) MCITP
14 18 (0.90%) CISA
14 18 (0.90%) IIBA
15 15 (0.75%) MCP
15 15 (0.75%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (3.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 74 (3.71%) QA
3 53 (2.66%) SLA
4 42 (2.11%) PMO
5 26 (1.30%) Cyber Essentials
6 19 (0.95%) ISO 22301
7 18 (0.90%) GDPR
8 17 (0.85%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 12 (0.60%) PCI DSS
10 6 (0.30%) Data Quality
10 6 (0.30%) ISO 9001
11 4 (0.20%) Actionable Recommendations
12 3 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
13 2 (0.10%) COBIT
13 2 (0.10%) P3O
13 2 (0.10%) UCITS
14 1 (0.050%) PMBOK
14 1 (0.050%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 1 (0.050%) TickIT
System Software
1 317 (15.90%) Active Directory
2 105 (5.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 61 (3.06%) Docker
4 40 (2.01%) VMware ESXi
5 33 (1.65%) vSphere
6 29 (1.45%) Microsoft App-V
7 28 (1.40%) DFS Replication
7 28 (1.40%) XenApp
8 21 (1.05%) Hyper-V
9 9 (0.45%) Virtual Machines
9 9 (0.45%) XenServer
10 8 (0.40%) ProxySG
10 8 (0.40%) XenDesktop
11 6 (0.30%) KVM
12 5 (0.25%) Firmware
12 5 (0.25%) LXC
13 3 (0.15%) Terminal Services
14 2 (0.10%) RHEV
14 2 (0.10%) Terminal Server
14 2 (0.10%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 88 (4.41%) SCCM
2 41 (2.06%) Terraform
3 34 (1.71%) Puppet
4 30 (1.50%) Packer
5 27 (1.35%) Ansible
6 24 (1.20%) SCOM
7 23 (1.15%) Opscode Chef
8 22 (1.10%) Kibana
8 22 (1.10%) logstash
9 15 (0.75%) SCSM
10 11 (0.55%) Kubernetes
10 11 (0.55%) Microsoft Clustering
10 11 (0.55%) vCenter Server
11 10 (0.50%) EnCase
11 10 (0.50%) ServiceCenter
12 7 (0.35%) Nagios
12 7 (0.35%) WSUS
13 6 (0.30%) FTK
13 6 (0.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 5 (0.25%) Simpana
Vendors
1 535 (26.83%) Microsoft
2 203 (10.18%) VMware
3 172 (8.63%) iManage
4 121 (6.07%) Citrix
5 90 (4.51%) Cisco
6 50 (2.51%) NetApp
7 49 (2.46%) Splunk
8 46 (2.31%) HP
9 43 (2.16%) CheckPoint
10 38 (1.91%) SAP
11 34 (1.71%) Oracle
12 32 (1.60%) ServiceNow
13 31 (1.55%) Google
13 31 (1.55%) Red Hat
14 27 (1.35%) AppSense
15 25 (1.25%) Dell
16 24 (1.20%) Adobe
16 24 (1.20%) Mitel
17 23 (1.15%) Riverbed
18 21 (1.05%) CA
City, London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Itecco
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £60k - 65k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 56 minutes ago
City, London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Information Technology Services
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £32000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Douglas-Scott
Salary: £38000 - £41000 per annum + Good Package
Posted: 23 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Lewis Paige
Salary: From £26,000 to £27,999 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Douglas-Scott
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum + Good Package
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Reed Technology
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Douglas-Scott
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Good Package
Posted: 16 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Peninsula
Salary: £30k - 45k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Douglas-Scott
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Good Package
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum Up to £70k + 10% bonus + excellent b
Posted: 22 hours ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £37,000 per annum Dependent on Experience
Posted: 14 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Douglas-Scott
Salary: £32000 - £45000 per annum + Good Package
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Verelogic IT Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + 15%, £2k training
Posted: 19 hours ago
UK
Lewis Paige
Salary: From £50,000 to £57,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Information Technology Services
Salary: £45k - 55k per year + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Lewis Paige
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25500.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago