Period
to 23 January 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Legal over the 6 months to 23 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Legal
London > Central London
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 77 61 90
Rank change year-on-year -16 +29 +17
Permanent jobs citing Legal 543 584 538
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 3.71% 4.56% 3.18%
As % of the General category 6.66% 8.06% 5.38%
Number of salaries quoted 489 522 468
Central London median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% +3.09%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £87,750 £81,250 £82,500
London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

Legal 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 8,159 7,243 10,000
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 55.75% 56.50% 59.11%
Number of salaries quoted 7,137 6,597 8,825
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,986 £33,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £90,000
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%

Legal
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

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

Job vacancy trend for Legal in Central London

Legal
Salary Trend in Central London

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

Salary trend for Legal in Central London

Legal
Salary Histogram in Central London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Legal in Central London over the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Legal in Central London

Legal
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 Legal within the Central London region over the 6 months to 23 January 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 -2 416 £60,000 +9.09% 62
Southwark -87 13 £50,000 -
West End of London +3 12 £60,000 -4.00% 10
City of Westminster 0 4 - -
Camden +10 2 £85,000 -
Legal
London

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, IT jobs citing Legal 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 Legal.

1 243 (44.75%) Finance
2 220 (40.52%) Law
3 116 (21.36%) SQL
4 112 (20.63%) Windows
5 110 (20.26%) Microsoft
6 103 (18.97%) Microsoft Office
7 91 (16.76%) Agile Software Development
8 84 (15.47%) Active Directory
9 82 (15.10%) Degree
10 74 (13.63%) Business Intelligence
11 73 (13.44%) SQL Server
12 69 (12.71%) Elite 3E
13 66 (12.15%) Aderant
13 66 (12.15%) Project Management
14 59 (10.87%) iManage
15 56 (10.31%) HTML
16 55 (10.13%) ITIL
17 53 (9.76%) Citrix
18 51 (9.39%) JavaScript
18 51 (9.39%) Business Analysis
19 48 (8.84%) Windows 7
20 47 (8.66%) Intapp
21 46 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
22 42 (7.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 40 (7.37%) C#
24 39 (7.18%) .NET
25 38 (7.00%) Analytics
26 37 (6.81%) Information Security
26 37 (6.81%) Document Management
27 36 (6.63%) PRINCE2

Legal
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 31 (5.71%) MS Exchange
2 23 (4.24%) SharePoint
3 20 (3.68%) Exchange Server 2010
4 15 (2.76%) IIS
5 13 (2.39%) CMS
6 6 (1.10%) Elasticsearch
7 5 (0.92%) Skype for Business
8 4 (0.74%) ColdFusion
9 3 (0.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 3 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (0.37%) Apache Spark
10 2 (0.37%) WordPress
11 1 (0.18%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.18%) K2 blackpearl
11 1 (0.18%) Oracle Workflow
11 1 (0.18%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.18%) Tomcat
Applications
1 103 (18.97%) Microsoft Office
2 29 (5.34%) Microsoft Excel
3 23 (4.24%) MS Visio
4 21 (3.87%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 15 (2.76%) Microsoft Project
6 13 (2.39%) Acrobat
7 5 (0.92%) Chatbot
8 2 (0.37%) Adobe Captivate
8 2 (0.37%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.37%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.18%) Camtasia
Business Applications
1 69 (12.71%) Elite 3E
2 17 (3.13%) Carpe Diem
3 6 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (0.92%) Visualfiles
5 4 (0.74%) Relativity
6 2 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.37%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.37%) NetSuite
6 2 (0.37%) PeopleSoft HRMS
6 2 (0.37%) SAP GTS
7 1 (0.18%) Concordance
7 1 (0.18%) DocuMatrix
7 1 (0.18%) Ringtail
7 1 (0.18%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.18%) Veritas eDiscovery
Cloud Services
1 26 (4.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (4.24%) Office 365
3 19 (3.50%) SaaS
4 16 (2.95%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (1.29%) Serverless
6 6 (1.10%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 6 (1.10%) Amazon EC2
6 6 (1.10%) Amazon S3
6 6 (1.10%) AWS CloudFormation
6 6 (1.10%) AWS Lambda
7 5 (0.92%) Mimecast
8 3 (0.55%) IaaS
9 2 (0.37%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 2 (0.37%) GitHub
9 2 (0.37%) IBM Blueworks
9 2 (0.37%) PaaS
10 1 (0.18%) AdWords
10 1 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.18%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.18%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.95%) VPN
2 13 (2.39%) Firewall
3 12 (2.21%) WAN
4 11 (2.03%) Internet
4 11 (2.03%) Intranet
4 11 (2.03%) Remote Desktop
5 10 (1.84%) LAN
5 10 (1.84%) Skype
5 10 (1.84%) TCP/IP
6 9 (1.66%) Wireless
7 7 (1.29%) Extranet
8 6 (1.10%) Network Security
8 6 (1.10%) VoIP
9 4 (0.74%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
10 3 (0.55%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (0.55%) DMZ
10 3 (0.55%) DNS
10 3 (0.55%) SAN
11 2 (0.37%) DHCP
11 2 (0.37%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (13.44%) SQL Server
2 42 (7.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 24 (4.42%) Data Warehouse
4 18 (3.31%) NoSQL
5 16 (2.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (1.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (1.10%) MarkLogic
7 6 (1.10%) MySQL
8 5 (0.92%) MongoDB
8 5 (0.92%) Oracle Database
9 4 (0.74%) Big Data
9 4 (0.74%) QlikView
10 3 (0.55%) Blockchain
10 3 (0.55%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (0.37%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 2 (0.37%) Amazon Redshift
11 2 (0.37%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (0.37%) MS Access
11 2 (0.37%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (0.37%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 26 (4.79%) Git (software)
2 11 (2.03%) JIRA
3 9 (1.66%) Jenkins
3 9 (1.66%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (1.47%) TeamCity
5 7 (1.29%) webpack
6 6 (1.10%) FrontPage
6 6 (1.10%) git-flow
6 6 (1.10%) Visual Studio
6 6 (1.10%) Visual Studio Team System
7 5 (0.92%) Babel
8 3 (0.55%) Eclipse
8 3 (0.55%) Grunt
9 2 (0.37%) Dreamweaver
9 2 (0.37%) gulp
9 2 (0.37%) Moq
9 2 (0.37%) MSBuild
9 2 (0.37%) MSTest
9 2 (0.37%) NUnit
9 2 (0.37%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 243 (44.75%) Finance
2 220 (40.52%) Law
3 29 (5.34%) Marketing
4 18 (3.31%) Banking
5 17 (3.13%) Retail
6 12 (2.21%) Advertising
7 10 (1.84%) Publishing
8 9 (1.66%) Back Office
9 8 (1.47%) Billing
9 8 (1.47%) Telecoms
10 6 (1.10%) Games
10 6 (1.10%) Multimedia
10 6 (1.10%) Music Industry
11 2 (0.37%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.37%) French Language
11 2 (0.37%) German Language
11 2 (0.37%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.37%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.18%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.18%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 174 (32.04%) Analyst
2 76 (14.00%) Developer
3 43 (7.92%) Project Manager
4 38 (7.00%) Support Analyst
5 36 (6.63%) IT Analyst
5 36 (6.63%) Legal Analyst
6 35 (6.45%) Business Analyst
6 35 (6.45%) Service Analyst
7 34 (6.26%) Service Desk Analyst
8 32 (5.89%) Systems Analyst
9 30 (5.52%) Architect
9 30 (5.52%) Financial Analyst
10 29 (5.34%) Finance Systems Analyst
10 29 (5.34%) IT Manager
11 27 (4.97%) Trainer
12 25 (4.60%) Business Manager
13 23 (4.24%) Business Analysis Manager
13 23 (4.24%) Software Developer
14 21 (3.87%) Solutions Architect
15 20 (3.68%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (10.31%) HTML
2 39 (7.18%) .NET
3 30 (5.52%) CSS
4 26 (4.79%) AngularJS
5 25 (4.60%) HTML5
6 23 (4.24%) Node.js
7 20 (3.68%) XML
8 15 (2.76%) ASP.NET
8 15 (2.76%) React
9 13 (2.39%) RESTful
9 13 (2.39%) XSLT
10 12 (2.21%) jQuery
11 11 (2.03%) CSS3
12 10 (1.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 10 (1.84%) Web Services
13 9 (1.66%) .NET Framework
13 9 (1.66%) Entity Framework
14 8 (1.47%) WCF
14 8 (1.47%) WPF
15 7 (1.29%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 46 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (5.89%) Computer Science
3 26 (4.79%) Management Information System
4 15 (2.76%) Data Centre
5 13 (2.39%) iPhone
6 12 (2.21%) e-Learning
6 12 (2.21%) Mobile App
7 11 (2.03%) Blackberry
8 9 (1.66%) Enterprise Software
8 9 (1.66%) Fintech
8 9 (1.66%) Smartphone
8 9 (1.66%) Social Media
9 7 (1.29%) Data Protection Act
9 7 (1.29%) Mobile Computing
9 7 (1.29%) PKI
9 7 (1.29%) User Experience
10 6 (1.10%) Anti-Piracy
10 6 (1.10%) Podcast
11 5 (0.92%) Digital Media
11 5 (0.92%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 112 (20.63%) Windows
2 48 (8.84%) Windows 7
3 34 (6.26%) Windows 10
4 31 (5.71%) Windows Server
5 16 (2.95%) Android
5 16 (2.95%) Linux
6 10 (1.84%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (1.29%) Windows 8
9 5 (0.92%) Apple iOS
10 4 (0.74%) Unix
10 4 (0.74%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (0.55%) Mac OS
11 3 (0.55%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (16.76%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (13.63%) Business Intelligence
3 66 (12.15%) Project Management
4 55 (10.13%) ITIL
5 51 (9.39%) Business Analysis
6 38 (7.00%) Analytics
7 37 (6.81%) Document Management
7 37 (6.81%) Information Security
8 36 (6.63%) PRINCE2
9 34 (6.26%) Business Continuity
9 34 (6.26%) Collaborative Working
10 33 (6.08%) Data Protection
10 33 (6.08%) Line Management
10 33 (6.08%) Stakeholder Management
10 33 (6.08%) Web Development
11 32 (5.89%) Process Management
11 32 (5.89%) Scrum
12 31 (5.71%) Mathematics
13 30 (5.52%) Data Management
14 29 (5.34%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 116 (21.36%) SQL
2 51 (9.39%) JavaScript
3 40 (7.37%) C#
4 16 (2.95%) Java
5 13 (2.39%) PHP
6 11 (2.03%) PL/SQL
7 10 (1.84%) Python
8 8 (1.47%) PowerShell
9 7 (1.29%) Perl
10 6 (1.10%) XQuery
11 5 (0.92%) T-SQL
11 5 (0.92%) VBA
12 4 (0.74%) C
12 4 (0.74%) ES6
12 4 (0.74%) Shell Script
13 3 (0.55%) R
13 3 (0.55%) Ruby
13 3 (0.55%) TypeScript
13 3 (0.55%) VBScript
14 1 (0.18%) XPath
Qualifications
1 82 (15.10%) Degree
2 30 (5.52%) ISEB
3 25 (4.60%) Microsoft Certification
4 19 (3.50%) Computer Science Degree
5 17 (3.13%) CISSP
6 15 (2.76%) CISA
6 15 (2.76%) MCSE
7 13 (2.39%) CISM
8 9 (1.66%) PMI Certification
9 8 (1.47%) CCNA
9 8 (1.47%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (1.47%) MCSA
10 7 (1.29%) ITIL Certification
11 6 (1.10%) MCP
11 6 (1.10%) PMP
11 6 (1.10%) Six Sigma Black Belt
12 5 (0.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 3 (0.55%) Numerate Degree
13 3 (0.55%) PCI QSA
14 2 (0.37%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (4.60%) GDPR
2 16 (2.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (2.21%) PMO
4 11 (2.03%) PCI DSS
5 8 (1.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 7 (1.29%) MiFID
7 5 (0.92%) Cyber Essentials
8 4 (0.74%) Data Quality
9 3 (0.55%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 3 (0.55%) EMIR
9 3 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 3 (0.55%) QA
9 3 (0.55%) SLA
10 2 (0.37%) ISO 14001
10 2 (0.37%) ISO 9001
11 1 (0.18%) COBIT
11 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27005
11 1 (0.18%) NIST 800
11 1 (0.18%) PSD2
11 1 (0.18%) SEPA
System Software
1 84 (15.47%) Active Directory
2 14 (2.58%) Docker
2 14 (2.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (2.03%) XenApp
4 8 (1.47%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (1.29%) XenDesktop
6 4 (0.74%) Hyper-V
6 4 (0.74%) vSphere
7 3 (0.55%) Virtual Desktop
8 2 (0.37%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.18%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 11 (2.03%) SCCM
2 6 (1.10%) Norton AntiVirus
2 6 (1.10%) Perfmon
2 6 (1.10%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 5 (0.92%) vCenter Server
4 4 (0.74%) SCOM
5 3 (0.55%) Kubernetes
6 2 (0.37%) Rancher
6 2 (0.37%) WSUS
7 1 (0.18%) Cisco IPCC
7 1 (0.18%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (0.18%) Puppet
Vendors
1 110 (20.26%) Microsoft
2 66 (12.15%) Aderant
3 59 (10.87%) iManage
4 53 (9.76%) Citrix
5 47 (8.66%) Intapp
6 34 (6.26%) VMware
7 31 (5.71%) Cisco
8 23 (4.24%) Adobe
9 13 (2.39%) LexisNexis
9 13 (2.39%) Oracle
10 11 (2.03%) Salesforce.com
11 8 (1.47%) NetApp
12 7 (1.29%) HP
12 7 (1.29%) Interwoven
13 6 (1.10%) DevExpress
13 6 (1.10%) New Relic
13 6 (1.10%) Postini
13 6 (1.10%) Splunk
13 6 (1.10%) Symantec
13 6 (1.10%) Telerik