Period
to 9 December 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Law in permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Law over the 6 months to 9 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Law
London > Central London
6 months to
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 71 94 45
Rank change year-on-year +23 -49 +53
Permanent jobs citing Law 559 490 760
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 4.13% 3.45% 5.45%
As % of the General category 8.37% 6.19% 9.59%
Number of salaries quoted 514 439 699
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.64% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,000 £32,000
90th Percentile £87,125 £85,000 £75,000
London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%

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 Central London with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Central London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 6,680 7,910 7,926
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 49.38% 55.74% 56.82%
Number of salaries quoted 5,974 6,949 7,194
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £96,250 £95,000 £93,750
London median annual salary £64,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +4.35%

Law
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing Law as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for Law in Central London

Law
Salary Trend in Central London

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

Salary trend for Law in Central London

Law
Salary Histogram in Central London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Law in Central London over the 6 months to 9 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Law in Central London

Law
Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Law within the Central London region over the 6 months to 9 December 2018. 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
City of London +19 414 £65,000 +18.18% 81
City of Westminster +1 9 £80,000 +45.45%
West End of London -10 6 £60,000 -20.00% 23
Law
London

For the 6 months to 9 December 2018, IT jobs citing Law also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Central London region with a requirement for Law.

1 192 (34.35%) Legal
2 156 (27.91%) Windows
3 137 (24.51%) Finance
4 98 (17.53%) Agile Software Development
5 96 (17.17%) Active Directory
6 95 (16.99%) DevOps
7 89 (15.92%) C#
8 88 (15.74%) Microsoft Office
9 84 (15.03%) Microsoft
10 74 (13.24%) SQL
10 74 (13.24%) Greenfield Project
11 73 (13.06%) Microsoft Azure
12 72 (12.88%) Kubernetes
13 70 (12.52%) Microservices
13 70 (12.52%) iManage
14 65 (11.63%) Amazon AWS
15 64 (11.45%) .NET
16 62 (11.09%) Office 365
16 62 (11.09%) Windows Server
17 60 (10.73%) Cisco
17 60 (10.73%) TDD
18 59 (10.55%) ITIL
19 58 (10.38%) Docker
20 56 (10.02%) Windows 10
21 55 (9.84%) Firewall
22 53 (9.48%) MVC
22 53 (9.48%) Microsoft Excel
23 52 (9.30%) Windows 7
24 50 (8.94%) Linux
25 48 (8.59%) Python

Law
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 24 (4.29%) MS Exchange
2 17 (3.04%) SharePoint
3 15 (2.68%) Skype for Business
4 11 (1.97%) CMS
5 9 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2013
6 7 (1.25%) Elasticsearch
7 5 (0.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 5 (0.89%) IIS
8 4 (0.72%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 4 (0.72%) Apache Solr
8 4 (0.72%) Sitecore CMS
8 4 (0.72%) Umbraco
9 3 (0.54%) Apache Spark
10 2 (0.36%) Apache
10 2 (0.36%) Confluence
10 2 (0.36%) Drupal
10 2 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2010
11 1 (0.18%) Apache Pig
11 1 (0.18%) nginx
11 1 (0.18%) WordPress
Applications
1 88 (15.74%) Microsoft Office
2 53 (9.48%) Microsoft Excel
3 31 (5.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 10 (1.79%) Acrobat
5 4 (0.72%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 4 (0.72%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (0.72%) InDesign
5 4 (0.72%) Microsoft Project
5 4 (0.72%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.36%) Adobe Captivate
6 2 (0.36%) Camtasia
7 1 (0.18%) InVision
7 1 (0.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (1.43%) Carpe Diem
2 7 (1.25%) Elite 3E
3 6 (1.07%) DocuMatrix
3 6 (1.07%) Relativity
3 6 (1.07%) Ringtail
4 5 (0.89%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (0.72%) Veritas eDiscovery
6 2 (0.36%) Payment Gateway
6 2 (0.36%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 73 (13.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 65 (11.63%) Amazon AWS
3 62 (11.09%) Office 365
4 36 (6.44%) SaaS
5 23 (4.11%) Google Cloud Platform
6 7 (1.25%) Mimecast
7 6 (1.07%) Azure Active Directory
7 6 (1.07%) Serverless
8 4 (0.72%) AWS Lambda
8 4 (0.72%) IaaS
9 2 (0.36%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (0.36%) AWS CodePipeline
9 2 (0.36%) GitHub
9 2 (0.36%) PaaS
10 1 (0.18%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.18%) Amazon SageMaker
10 1 (0.18%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 55 (9.84%) Firewall
2 33 (5.90%) LAN
2 33 (5.90%) WAN
3 31 (5.55%) DNS
4 30 (5.37%) Network Security
5 29 (5.19%) DHCP
6 28 (5.01%) TCP/IP
7 24 (4.29%) VLAN
8 18 (3.22%) MPLS
9 16 (2.86%) BGP
9 16 (2.86%) OSPF
10 15 (2.68%) Skype
10 15 (2.68%) VPN
11 13 (2.33%) Wireless
12 12 (2.15%) SAN
13 11 (1.97%) Cisco IOS
14 10 (1.79%) Internet
15 9 (1.61%) WLAN
16 8 (1.43%) NX-OS
16 8 (1.43%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (6.08%) SQL Server
2 18 (3.22%) Big Data
3 17 (3.04%) PostgreSQL
3 17 (3.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (2.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 12 (2.15%) SQL Server 2008
7 11 (1.97%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (1.79%) Power BI
9 9 (1.61%) Cosmos DB
9 9 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
10 8 (1.43%) Relational Database
11 6 (1.07%) NoSQL
12 5 (0.89%) IDOL
13 4 (0.72%) Blockchain
13 4 (0.72%) Microsoft Power View
13 4 (0.72%) MySQL
13 4 (0.72%) PowerPivot
14 3 (0.54%) Redis
15 2 (0.36%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 37 (6.62%) Jenkins
2 19 (3.40%) TeamCity
3 18 (3.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 16 (2.86%) Selenium
4 16 (2.86%) Visual Studio
5 15 (2.68%) Octopus Deploy
6 13 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (1.07%) GitLab
7 6 (1.07%) JIRA
7 6 (1.07%) Maven
8 4 (0.72%) Git (software)
8 4 (0.72%) SoapUI
9 3 (0.54%) Cucumber
9 3 (0.54%) PHPUnit
10 2 (0.36%) GoCD
10 2 (0.36%) JMeter
10 2 (0.36%) SpecFlow
11 1 (0.18%) IntelliJ
11 1 (0.18%) JProfiler
11 1 (0.18%) SonarQube
General
1 192 (34.35%) Legal
2 137 (24.51%) Finance
3 37 (6.62%) Banking
4 18 (3.22%) Retail
5 16 (2.86%) Financial Institution
6 10 (1.79%) Games
6 10 (1.79%) Telecoms
7 7 (1.25%) Marketing
7 7 (1.25%) Military
8 5 (0.89%) Billing
9 4 (0.72%) Advertising
10 3 (0.54%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.36%) Back Office
11 2 (0.36%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.18%) Automotive
12 1 (0.18%) Front Office
12 1 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.18%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 163 (29.16%) Analyst
2 118 (21.11%) Developer
3 58 (10.38%) IT Analyst
4 35 (6.26%) Trainer
5 34 (6.08%) IT Trainer
5 34 (6.08%) Security Analyst
5 34 (6.08%) Senior Developer
6 33 (5.90%) .NET Developer
7 31 (5.55%) DevOps Engineer
7 31 (5.55%) Support Analyst
8 28 (5.01%) IT Security Analyst
9 25 (4.47%) Cisco Analyst
9 25 (4.47%) Cisco Security Analyst
10 23 (4.11%) Service Analyst
10 23 (4.11%) Service Desk Analyst
11 20 (3.58%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 20 (3.58%) IT Support
12 19 (3.40%) Java Developer
12 19 (3.40%) Junior
12 19 (3.40%) Legal Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (11.45%) .NET
2 26 (4.65%) .NET Core
3 23 (4.11%) XML
4 22 (3.94%) ASP.NET
4 22 (3.94%) React
5 21 (3.76%) REST
6 20 (3.58%) CSS
6 20 (3.58%) HTML
7 19 (3.40%) Spring
8 16 (2.86%) ASP.NET Web API
9 15 (2.68%) Django
9 15 (2.68%) JSON
10 14 (2.50%) ASP.NET MVC
11 13 (2.33%) Node.js
12 10 (1.79%) Vue.js
13 9 (1.61%) .NET Framework
13 9 (1.61%) Hibernate
13 9 (1.61%) jQuery
13 9 (1.61%) SOAP
14 8 (1.43%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 74 (13.24%) Greenfield Project
2 38 (6.80%) Mobile App
3 25 (4.47%) Fintech
4 24 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
5 21 (3.76%) User Experience
6 18 (3.22%) e-Learning
7 16 (2.86%) Management Information System
8 15 (2.68%) Smartphone
9 13 (2.33%) Blackberry
10 12 (2.15%) Social Media
11 11 (1.97%) Data Centre
12 7 (1.25%) Data Structures
13 6 (1.07%) iPhone
13 6 (1.07%) Self-Motivation
14 5 (0.89%) PKI
15 4 (0.72%) Video Conferencing
16 3 (0.54%) Clustering
16 3 (0.54%) Enterprise Software
16 3 (0.54%) Hedge funds
16 3 (0.54%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 156 (27.91%) Windows
2 62 (11.09%) Windows Server
3 56 (10.02%) Windows 10
4 52 (9.30%) Windows 7
5 50 (8.94%) Linux
6 26 (4.65%) Windows Server 2008
7 22 (3.94%) Windows Server 2012
8 19 (3.40%) Android
8 19 (3.40%) Apple iOS
9 7 (1.25%) CentOS
9 7 (1.25%) Unix
10 3 (0.54%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.36%) Data ONTAP
11 2 (0.36%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.18%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (17.53%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (16.99%) DevOps
3 70 (12.52%) Microservices
4 60 (10.73%) TDD
5 59 (10.55%) ITIL
6 53 (9.48%) MVC
7 44 (7.87%) E-Commerce
8 37 (6.62%) Scrum
9 35 (6.26%) Mentoring
10 29 (5.19%) Information Security
11 24 (4.29%) BDD
11 24 (4.29%) Project Management
12 23 (4.11%) Continuous Delivery
12 23 (4.11%) Continuous Integration
13 22 (3.94%) Problem-Solving
13 22 (3.94%) Software Engineering
13 22 (3.94%) Test Automation
14 21 (3.76%) Configuration Management
14 21 (3.76%) Deployment Automation
15 20 (3.58%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 89 (15.92%) C#
2 74 (13.24%) SQL
3 48 (8.59%) Python
4 46 (8.23%) Java
5 35 (6.26%) JavaScript
6 30 (5.37%) PowerShell
7 18 (3.22%) Bash Shell
7 18 (3.22%) Ruby
8 16 (2.86%) Perl
8 16 (2.86%) PHP
9 14 (2.50%) VB
10 12 (2.15%) T-SQL
11 10 (1.79%) Clojure
12 9 (1.61%) Java 8
13 8 (1.43%) VBA
14 6 (1.07%) Groovy
15 4 (0.72%) C
15 4 (0.72%) ES6
15 4 (0.72%) Go
16 3 (0.54%) Scala
Qualifications
1 43 (7.69%) CCNP
1 43 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (5.90%) Degree
3 31 (5.55%) CCIE
4 23 (4.11%) CEH
4 23 (4.11%) GIAC
4 23 (4.11%) GSEC
5 12 (2.15%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (1.79%) MOS
7 9 (1.61%) MCSE
8 8 (1.43%) CCSA
8 8 (1.43%) CCSE
9 5 (0.89%) CCNA
9 5 (0.89%) ISEB
10 4 (0.72%) IIBA
11 3 (0.54%) A+ Certification
11 3 (0.54%) CISM
12 2 (0.36%) CISSP
12 2 (0.36%) MCITP
12 2 (0.36%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (6.44%) QA
2 33 (5.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 25 (4.47%) Cyber Essentials
4 13 (2.33%) GDPR
5 6 (1.07%) Data Quality
5 6 (1.07%) PMO
5 6 (1.07%) SLA
6 3 (0.54%) COBIT
7 1 (0.18%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 96 (17.17%) Active Directory
2 58 (10.38%) Docker
3 23 (4.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (2.15%) Hyper-V
5 6 (1.07%) DFS Replication
6 5 (0.89%) Virtual Servers
7 4 (0.72%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (0.54%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (0.36%) Virtual Desktop
9 2 (0.36%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (0.36%) vSphere
9 2 (0.36%) XenApp
10 1 (0.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 1 (0.18%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.18%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 72 (12.88%) Kubernetes
2 40 (7.16%) Ansible
3 31 (5.55%) Puppet
4 29 (5.19%) Terraform
5 25 (4.47%) SCCM
6 21 (3.76%) Opscode Chef
7 6 (1.07%) Salt
7 6 (1.07%) Single Sign-On
8 3 (0.54%) Backup Exec
8 3 (0.54%) Docker Swarm
8 3 (0.54%) Nessus
9 2 (0.36%) Capistrano
9 2 (0.36%) Consul
9 2 (0.36%) Mesos
9 2 (0.36%) Riemann
9 2 (0.36%) SCOM
10 1 (0.18%) AirWatch
10 1 (0.18%) Cisco CUCM
10 1 (0.18%) Cisco UCCX
10 1 (0.18%) Oozie
Vendors
1 84 (15.03%) Microsoft
2 70 (12.52%) iManage
3 60 (10.73%) Cisco
4 40 (7.16%) CheckPoint
4 40 (7.16%) VMware
5 38 (6.80%) Intapp
6 37 (6.62%) Citrix
7 28 (5.01%) Sony
8 22 (3.94%) Aderant
9 20 (3.58%) Adobe
10 18 (3.22%) Google
11 11 (1.97%) NetApp
12 10 (1.79%) F5
13 8 (1.43%) Palo Alto
14 7 (1.25%) Aerohive Networks
14 7 (1.25%) Red Hat
15 6 (1.07%) SolarWinds
15 6 (1.07%) Veeam
16 5 (0.89%) HP
16 5 (0.89%) Samsung