The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Legal
UK
Rank 154 160 168
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +8
Permanent jobs citing Legal 1755 2117 2037
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.07% 2.10% 1.91%
As % of the General category 5.00% 4.81% 4.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1378 1551 1637
Median salary £48,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,750
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-7.77% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

General Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
35103 44019 46721
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 41.44% 43.66% 43.79%
Number of salaries quoted 28368 35718 37203
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Legal
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Legal as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Legal Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Legal
Salary Trend

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

Legal Salary Trend in the UK

Legal
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Legal over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 within the UK.

Legal Salary Histogram in the UK

Legal
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Legal within the UK over the 3 months to 20 February 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 +3 1636 £50,000 - 246
London +9 940 £55,000 +4.76% 145
South East -8 200 £52,500 +5.00% 36
City of London +20 198 £55,000 +10.00% 40
North West -22 121 £40,000 -3.61% 20
East of England +9 115 £43,000 -11.34% 8
Yorkshire +8 112 £35,000 -22.22% 21
Manchester -29 88 £40,000 +1.91% 16
West Yorkshire +8 77 £35,000 -26.31% 11
West Midlands +24 72 £40,000 -9.42% 6
Leeds +40 56 £38,000 +1.33% 10
Surrey +4 54 £52,500 -16.00% 10
Hampshire +46 53 £60,000 +20.00% 10
Scotland +26 44 £55,000 +46.66% 12
South West -5 40 £38,750 -1.89% 10
Kent +24 39 £37,500 -
Essex +18 39 £43,000 -21.81% 2
Hertfordshire -12 38 £40,000 -20.00% 3
Birmingham -8 33 £27,500 -37.72% 3
East Midlands -43 31 £50,000 +17.64% 3
Edinburgh +3 30 £55,000 +46.66% 5
Berkshire -37 28 £50,000 - 10
Egham -8 26 - -
Bristol +1 25 £38,750 -18.42% 5
Northamptonshire +13 22 £50,000 +22.69% 1
Farnborough +15 21 £60,000 +17.07% 5
Bradford +11 21 £28,500 -28.75% 1
South Yorkshire +3 20 £45,500 +30.00% 5
Northampton +11 18 £50,000 +22.69% 1
Chatham +5 17 £37,500 -

Legal
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT jobs citing Legal 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 Legal.

1 1440 (39.86%) Finance
2 831 (23.00%) Microsoft
3 789 (21.84%) Law
4 729 (20.18%) SQL
5 663 (18.35%) Agile Software Development
6 639 (17.69%) Business Intelligence
7 605 (16.75%) Windows
8 598 (16.55%) MS Excel
9 572 (15.83%) Degree
10 527 (14.59%) SQL Server
11 480 (13.29%) Project Management
12 418 (11.57%) MS Office
13 412 (11.40%) .NET
14 407 (11.26%) Stakeholder Management
15 401 (11.10%) ITIL
16 373 (10.32%) Active Directory
17 362 (10.02%) C#
18 328 (9.08%) Risk Management
19 326 (9.02%) Analytical Skills
20 323 (8.94%) Information Security
21 308 (8.52%) Banking
22 295 (8.16%) Business Analysis
23 292 (8.08%) JavaScript
24 288 (7.97%) Windows 7
25 266 (7.36%) T-SQL
26 264 (7.31%) HTML
27 263 (7.28%) Management Information System
28 250 (6.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
29 245 (6.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
30 244 (6.75%) Data Warehouse

Legal
Top Related 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
1 132 (3.65%) SharePoint
2 92 (2.55%) MS Exchange
3 77 (2.13%) CMS
4 54 (1.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 54 (1.49%) SAS
5 45 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2010
6 42 (1.16%) Apache
7 29 (0.80%) WordPress
8 27 (0.75%) IIS
9 26 (0.72%) Umbraco
10 24 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2013
10 24 (0.66%) Skype for Business
11 20 (0.55%) Apache Spark
11 20 (0.55%) Confluence
12 18 (0.50%) IBM Notes
13 17 (0.47%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 14 (0.39%) BizTalk Server
15 13 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
16 12 (0.33%) Apache Pig
17 11 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 598 (16.55%) MS Excel
2 418 (11.57%) MS Office
3 126 (3.49%) MS PowerPoint
4 76 (2.10%) MS Project
5 64 (1.77%) MS Visio
6 18 (0.50%) Acrobat
7 15 (0.42%) Photoshop
8 10 (0.28%) SPSS
9 8 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
9 8 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
10 5 (0.14%) Adobe Captivate
10 5 (0.14%) Camtasia
11 4 (0.11%) InDesign
11 4 (0.11%) Simulink
12 2 (0.055%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 2 (0.055%) AutoCAD
12 2 (0.055%) HipChat
13 1 (0.028%) GIMP
13 1 (0.028%) RoboHelp
13 1 (0.028%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 51 (1.41%) Visualfiles
2 37 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
3 17 (0.47%) Adobe Campaign
4 16 (0.44%) SAP CO
4 16 (0.44%) SAP FI
4 16 (0.44%) SAP FI/CO
5 14 (0.39%) SAP FSCM
6 10 (0.28%) Relativity
6 10 (0.28%) SAP CRM
7 9 (0.25%) SAP ERP
7 9 (0.25%) SAP GRC
7 9 (0.25%) SAP S/4HANA
7 9 (0.25%) WebTrends
8 8 (0.22%) Magento
8 8 (0.22%) OpenText MBPM
9 7 (0.19%) Oracle Financials
9 7 (0.19%) SAP Payroll
9 7 (0.19%) Veritas eDiscovery
10 6 (0.17%) SAP HR
11 5 (0.14%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 207 (5.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 86 (2.38%) SaaS
3 68 (1.88%) Amazon AWS
4 66 (1.83%) Mimecast
5 44 (1.22%) PaaS
6 42 (1.16%) Office 365
7 39 (1.08%) IaaS
8 22 (0.61%) Google Analytics
9 21 (0.58%) Adobe Analytics
10 20 (0.55%) GitHub
11 15 (0.42%) Data Lake Analytics
11 15 (0.42%) Google Cloud Platform
12 10 (0.28%) Google Tag Manager
13 9 (0.25%) Google App Engine
14 6 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
15 4 (0.11%) AWS CloudFormation
15 4 (0.11%) Azure Active Directory
16 3 (0.083%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 3 (0.083%) Amazon EMR
16 3 (0.083%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 153 (4.23%) Firewall
2 141 (3.90%) VPN
3 98 (2.71%) LAN
4 90 (2.49%) WAN
5 72 (1.99%) TCP/IP
6 67 (1.85%) DNS
7 63 (1.74%) Internet
7 63 (1.74%) Network Security
8 46 (1.27%) Intrusion Detection
8 46 (1.27%) Wireless
9 44 (1.22%) DHCP
10 42 (1.16%) Intranet
11 37 (1.02%) VoIP
12 26 (0.72%) SAN
13 25 (0.69%) Skype
14 21 (0.58%) Cisco ASA
14 21 (0.58%) WLAN
15 20 (0.55%) MPLS
16 19 (0.53%) Radio Access Network
16 19 (0.53%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 527 (14.59%) SQL Server
2 250 (6.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 245 (6.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 244 (6.75%) Data Warehouse
5 188 (5.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 140 (3.87%) Power BI
7 138 (3.82%) Relational Database
8 114 (3.16%) SQL Server 2008
9 109 (3.02%) Big Data
10 99 (2.74%) SQL Server 2014
11 84 (2.32%) SQL Server 2012
12 82 (2.27%) QlikView
13 70 (1.94%) MySQL
14 65 (1.80%) Data Mining
15 58 (1.61%) NoSQL
16 56 (1.55%) RDBMS
17 53 (1.47%) Azure SQL Database
18 45 (1.25%) Hadoop
18 45 (1.25%) SQL Server 2016
19 34 (0.94%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 88 (2.44%) Git (software)
2 75 (2.08%) Selenium
3 62 (1.72%) Visual Studio
4 57 (1.58%) Team Foundation Server
5 56 (1.55%) JIRA
6 42 (1.16%) HP UFT
7 40 (1.11%) SoapUI
8 35 (0.97%) LoadRunner
9 34 (0.94%) Cucumber
10 26 (0.72%) Jenkins
11 24 (0.66%) Eclipse
12 23 (0.64%) Grunt
12 23 (0.64%) gulp
13 20 (0.55%) MSI
13 20 (0.55%) Subversion
14 14 (0.39%) SpecFlow
15 13 (0.36%) LSMW
16 12 (0.33%) TeamCity
17 11 (0.30%) MSTest
17 11 (0.30%) WebDriver
General
1 1440 (39.86%) Finance
2 789 (21.84%) Law
3 308 (8.52%) Banking
4 221 (6.12%) Marketing
5 201 (5.56%) Retail
6 126 (3.49%) Telecoms
7 77 (2.13%) Investment Banking
8 70 (1.94%) Back Office
9 69 (1.91%) Publishing
10 51 (1.41%) Billing
11 35 (0.97%) Advertising
12 34 (0.94%) Games
13 32 (0.89%) Corporate Banking
14 23 (0.64%) Aerospace
14 23 (0.64%) Manufacturing
15 19 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
16 18 (0.50%) Front Office
17 17 (0.47%) Financial Institution
18 16 (0.44%) Local Government
19 15 (0.42%) German Language
Job Titles
1 936 (25.91%) Analyst
2 572 (15.83%) Developer
3 264 (7.31%) Business Analyst
4 229 (6.34%) Project Manager
5 208 (5.76%) Service Analyst
6 206 (5.70%) Consultant
7 179 (4.95%) IT Manager
8 176 (4.87%) Architect
9 174 (4.82%) Service Desk Analyst
10 163 (4.51%) .NET Developer
11 159 (4.40%) Support Analyst
12 146 (4.04%) IT Analyst
13 114 (3.16%) Junior
14 109 (3.02%) Security Manager
15 108 (2.99%) C# Developer
15 108 (2.99%) IT Support
16 107 (2.96%) Legal Analyst
17 106 (2.93%) SQL Developer
18 83 (2.30%) Administrator
18 83 (2.30%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 412 (11.40%) .NET
2 264 (7.31%) HTML
3 182 (5.04%) CSS
4 150 (4.15%) ASP.NET
5 122 (3.38%) HTML5
6 116 (3.21%) .NET Framework
7 105 (2.91%) AngularJS
8 97 (2.68%) MDX
8 97 (2.68%) XML
9 94 (2.60%) ASP.NET MVC
10 78 (2.16%) Web Services
11 77 (2.13%) jQuery
12 67 (1.85%) ASP.NET Web API
13 56 (1.55%) CSS3
14 46 (1.27%) WCF
15 40 (1.11%) React
16 38 (1.05%) RESTful
16 38 (1.05%) SOAP
17 31 (0.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 30 (0.83%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 326 (9.02%) Analytical Skills
2 263 (7.28%) Management Information System
3 137 (3.79%) Computer Science
4 110 (3.04%) User Experience
5 92 (2.55%) Fintech
6 87 (2.41%) Data Centre
7 84 (2.32%) iPad
8 74 (2.05%) Blackberry
9 49 (1.36%) e-Learning
10 36 (1.00%) Video Conferencing
10 36 (1.00%) Virtual Team
11 34 (0.94%) PMI
12 30 (0.83%) Clustering
12 30 (0.83%) Equities
13 29 (0.80%) Hybrid Cloud
14 28 (0.77%) Mobile App
15 27 (0.75%) Driving Licence
16 26 (0.72%) Data Protection Act
16 26 (0.72%) iPhone
17 24 (0.66%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 605 (16.75%) Windows
2 288 (7.97%) Windows 7
3 168 (4.65%) Linux
4 146 (4.04%) Windows Server
5 80 (2.21%) Windows Server 2012
6 79 (2.19%) Windows Server 2008
7 73 (2.02%) Unix
8 54 (1.49%) Windows 10
9 42 (1.16%) Windows 8
10 24 (0.66%) Android
11 23 (0.64%) Windows XP
12 20 (0.55%) Windows Server 2003
13 17 (0.47%) Mac OS X
14 12 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 8 (0.22%) CentOS
16 7 (0.19%) Apple iOS
17 6 (0.17%) Solaris
18 5 (0.14%) Windows Phone
19 4 (0.11%) Windows Vista
20 3 (0.083%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 663 (18.35%) Agile Software Development
2 639 (17.69%) Business Intelligence
3 480 (13.29%) Project Management
4 407 (11.26%) Stakeholder Management
5 401 (11.10%) ITIL
6 328 (9.08%) Risk Management
7 323 (8.94%) Information Security
8 295 (8.16%) Business Analysis
9 237 (6.56%) Analytics
10 218 (6.03%) Service Management
11 208 (5.76%) PRINCE2
12 207 (5.73%) Continuous Improvement
13 200 (5.54%) Case Management
14 183 (5.07%) MVC
15 170 (4.71%) Coaching
16 164 (4.54%) Change Management
17 161 (4.46%) Scrum
18 157 (4.35%) Mentoring
19 153 (4.23%) CRM
20 149 (4.12%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 729 (20.18%) SQL
2 362 (10.02%) C#
3 292 (8.08%) JavaScript
4 266 (7.36%) T-SQL
5 203 (5.62%) Java
6 135 (3.74%) Python
7 83 (2.30%) C
8 74 (2.05%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 67 (1.85%) PHP
10 51 (1.41%) Ruby
11 49 (1.36%) C++
12 46 (1.27%) R
12 46 (1.27%) VB.NET
13 45 (1.25%) PowerShell
14 40 (1.11%) VBA
15 38 (1.05%) Perl
16 35 (0.97%) VB
17 21 (0.58%) Bash Shell
18 19 (0.53%) Scala
19 15 (0.42%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 572 (15.83%) Degree
2 209 (5.78%) CISSP
3 166 (4.59%) CISM
4 158 (4.37%) ISEB
5 135 (3.74%) CISA
6 110 (3.04%) Microsoft Certification
7 108 (2.99%) Security Cleared
8 75 (2.08%) Cisco Certification
9 67 (1.85%) ISTQB
10 66 (1.83%) ITIL Certification
11 64 (1.77%) SC Cleared
12 59 (1.63%) PMI Certification
13 44 (1.22%) CCNP
14 41 (1.13%) DV Cleared
15 40 (1.11%) PMP
16 33 (0.91%) GIAC
17 32 (0.89%) CCNA
17 32 (0.89%) CRISC
17 32 (0.89%) SANS
18 31 (0.86%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 201 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 166 (4.59%) SLA
3 123 (3.40%) QA
4 57 (1.58%) Data Quality
5 51 (1.41%) PCI DSS
6 29 (0.80%) MiFID
7 28 (0.77%) COBIT
8 25 (0.69%) WCAG
9 20 (0.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 18 (0.50%) ISO27002
11 17 (0.47%) EMIR
12 15 (0.42%) ISO22301
13 14 (0.39%) Solvency II
14 12 (0.33%) HIPAA
15 10 (0.28%) GDPR
15 10 (0.28%) ISO 14001
16 9 (0.25%) PMBOK
17 8 (0.22%) FATCA
18 5 (0.14%) Dodd-Frank
18 5 (0.14%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 373 (10.32%) Active Directory
2 99 (2.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (0.94%) Hyper-V
4 25 (0.69%) XenApp
5 20 (0.55%) vSphere
6 19 (0.53%) Microsoft App-V
7 17 (0.47%) Firmware
8 15 (0.42%) Docker
9 11 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
10 6 (0.17%) HDFS
10 6 (0.17%) VMware ESX
10 6 (0.17%) Xen
11 5 (0.14%) Virtual Desktop
11 5 (0.14%) Virtual Machines
12 4 (0.11%) DFS Replication
12 4 (0.11%) vCloud
12 4 (0.11%) VMware Server
12 4 (0.11%) XenDesktop
13 3 (0.083%) NetIQ eDirectory
13 3 (0.083%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 36 (1.00%) SCCM
2 21 (0.58%) CSIRT
3 17 (0.47%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 12 (0.33%) Ambari
4 12 (0.33%) Cisco CUCM
5 9 (0.25%) Failover Clustering
5 9 (0.25%) HP Quality Center
6 8 (0.22%) Perfmon
7 7 (0.19%) EnCase
7 7 (0.19%) QRadar
7 7 (0.19%) SCOM
8 6 (0.17%) Puppet
9 5 (0.14%) Ansible
9 5 (0.14%) FortiGate
9 5 (0.14%) HAProxy
9 5 (0.14%) Kubernetes
9 5 (0.14%) Nessus
10 4 (0.11%) FTK
10 4 (0.11%) Opscode Chef
10 4 (0.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 831 (23.00%) Microsoft
2 199 (5.51%) Citrix
3 171 (4.73%) Cisco
4 165 (4.57%) VMware
5 143 (3.96%) SAP
6 139 (3.85%) iManage
7 120 (3.32%) Oracle
8 99 (2.74%) Tableau
9 66 (1.83%) Mitel
10 60 (1.66%) Google
11 46 (1.27%) HP
12 40 (1.11%) Adobe
13 30 (0.83%) Apple
14 28 (0.77%) Salesforce.com
15 26 (0.72%) CheckPoint
15 26 (0.72%) LexisNexis
16 24 (0.66%) Juniper
16 24 (0.66%) Sun
17 21 (0.58%) AppSense
17 21 (0.58%) Informatica
East London
Clifford Chance London Limited
Posted: 14 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £58000.00 - £62000.00 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £27k - 32k per year
Posted: 21 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Douglas-Scott
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Good Package
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £50k - 55k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Douglas-Scott
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Good Package
Posted: 12 hours ago
South Yorkshire
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Southern Lights Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: Company Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: Company Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Hertfordshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Cloudscope
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum Includes Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Glasgow Area
Scottish Power
Salary: £42400 - £53000 per annum, Benefits bonus, healthcare and company pens
Posted: 16 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000. per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Estio Technology Recruitment
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago