Period
to 20 April 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 20 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Legal
London > Central London
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 80 67 90
Rank change year-on-year -13 +23 +9
Permanent jobs citing Legal 610 547 587
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 4.01% 4.31% 3.45%
As % of the General category 7.17% 8.03% 5.90%
Number of salaries quoted 541 503 487
Central London median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% +8.25% -3.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £75,000
London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +3.96%

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 8,507 6,812 9,957
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 55.90% 53.74% 58.46%
Number of salaries quoted 7,328 6,171 8,907
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 £33,750 £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 20 April 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 20 April 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 0 485 £60,000 +9.09% 70
Southwark - 14 £50,000 -
West End of London -7 9 £55,000 -15.38% 11
City of Westminster +3 3 £55,000 +4.76%
Legal
London

For the 6 months to 20 April 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.

1 255 (41.80%) Law
2 229 (37.54%) Finance
3 129 (21.15%) Microsoft
4 116 (19.02%) SQL
5 111 (18.20%) Windows
6 107 (17.54%) Project Management
7 98 (16.07%) Microsoft Office
8 96 (15.74%) Agile Software Development
9 85 (13.93%) Degree
10 77 (12.62%) Business Intelligence
11 74 (12.13%) SQL Server
12 63 (10.33%) Active Directory
13 62 (10.16%) ITIL
14 61 (10.00%) iManage
15 59 (9.67%) Document Management
16 57 (9.34%) Stakeholder Management
17 56 (9.18%) Business Analysis
18 55 (9.02%) Elite 3E
19 54 (8.85%) Aderant
20 53 (8.69%) Information Security
20 53 (8.69%) HTML
20 53 (8.69%) JavaScript
21 51 (8.36%) Citrix
22 48 (7.87%) Analytical Skills
23 47 (7.70%) SDLC
23 47 (7.70%) Cisco
24 43 (7.05%) VMware
24 43 (7.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
25 42 (6.89%) Computer Science
26 41 (6.72%) Intapp

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 (5.08%) MS Exchange
2 21 (3.44%) Skype for Business
3 20 (3.28%) SharePoint
4 13 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2010
5 11 (1.80%) IIS
6 10 (1.64%) CMS
7 9 (1.48%) Elasticsearch
7 9 (1.48%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (0.82%) SAS
9 4 (0.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 4 (0.66%) Confluence
10 2 (0.33%) Apache
10 2 (0.33%) ColdFusion
10 2 (0.33%) Drupal
10 2 (0.33%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.33%) WordPress
11 1 (0.16%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.16%) Oracle Workflow
11 1 (0.16%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.16%) WebSphere
Applications
1 98 (16.07%) Microsoft Office
2 31 (5.08%) Microsoft Excel
3 24 (3.93%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 16 (2.62%) MS Visio
5 13 (2.13%) Acrobat
6 8 (1.31%) Microsoft Project
7 6 (0.98%) Spreadsheet
8 5 (0.82%) Chatbot
9 4 (0.66%) Adobe Illustrator
9 4 (0.66%) Photoshop
10 3 (0.49%) Adobe Captivate
10 3 (0.49%) AutoCAD
10 3 (0.49%) Revit
11 2 (0.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 2 (0.33%) Camtasia
11 2 (0.33%) InVision
Business Applications
1 55 (9.02%) Elite 3E
2 13 (2.13%) Carpe Diem
3 7 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (0.82%) Primavera
4 5 (0.82%) Visualfiles
5 4 (0.66%) PeopleSoft HCM
6 2 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.33%) NetSuite
6 2 (0.33%) PeopleSoft HRMS
7 1 (0.16%) CaseMap
7 1 (0.16%) Concordance
7 1 (0.16%) LexisNexis TimeMap
7 1 (0.16%) Relativity
7 1 (0.16%) Veritas eDiscovery
Cloud Services
1 30 (4.92%) Office 365
2 28 (4.59%) Amazon AWS
3 26 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
4 25 (4.10%) SaaS
5 8 (1.31%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 8 (1.31%) Amazon EC2
5 8 (1.31%) Amazon S3
5 8 (1.31%) AWS CloudFormation
5 8 (1.31%) AWS Lambda
5 8 (1.31%) Serverless
6 6 (0.98%) IaaS
6 6 (0.98%) Mimecast
7 4 (0.66%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 3 (0.49%) PaaS
9 2 (0.33%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 1 (0.16%) Firebase
10 1 (0.16%) GitHub
10 1 (0.16%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.16%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 30 (4.92%) Firewall
2 26 (4.26%) WAN
3 25 (4.10%) LAN
4 24 (3.93%) Skype
5 18 (2.95%) VPN
6 17 (2.79%) VoIP
7 14 (2.30%) Wireless
8 12 (1.97%) SAN
9 11 (1.80%) Network Security
10 10 (1.64%) Internet
11 9 (1.48%) Remote Desktop
11 9 (1.48%) TCP/IP
11 9 (1.48%) Unified Communications
12 8 (1.31%) DNS
13 6 (0.98%) DHCP
14 5 (0.82%) Intranet
15 4 (0.66%) Cisco Nexus
15 4 (0.66%) Intrusion Detection
15 4 (0.66%) IP Telephony
16 3 (0.49%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (12.13%) SQL Server
2 43 (7.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 29 (4.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 17 (2.79%) Data Warehouse
5 15 (2.46%) NoSQL
5 15 (2.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 10 (1.64%) MySQL
6 10 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (1.31%) Big Data
7 8 (1.31%) MarkLogic
7 8 (1.31%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (0.82%) Microsoft Power View
8 5 (0.82%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (0.82%) Power BI
8 5 (0.82%) PowerPivot
9 3 (0.49%) Blockchain
9 3 (0.49%) Oracle Database
9 3 (0.49%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (0.49%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (0.49%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 23 (3.77%) Git (software)
2 13 (2.13%) JIRA
3 10 (1.64%) Jenkins
4 9 (1.48%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (1.31%) FrontPage
5 8 (1.31%) git-flow
5 8 (1.31%) Visual Studio Team System
6 7 (1.15%) TeamCity
6 7 (1.15%) Visual Studio
7 6 (0.98%) Babel
7 6 (0.98%) webpack
8 5 (0.82%) Selenium
9 3 (0.49%) Eclipse
9 3 (0.49%) HP UFT
9 3 (0.49%) SoapUI
10 2 (0.33%) Dreamweaver
10 2 (0.33%) Grunt
10 2 (0.33%) gulp
10 2 (0.33%) MSBuild
10 2 (0.33%) Vagrant
General
1 255 (41.80%) Law
2 229 (37.54%) Finance
3 35 (5.74%) Banking
3 35 (5.74%) Marketing
4 27 (4.43%) Retail
5 11 (1.80%) Advertising
5 11 (1.80%) Back Office
5 11 (1.80%) Billing
5 11 (1.80%) Telecoms
6 8 (1.31%) Multimedia
7 6 (0.98%) Games
7 6 (0.98%) Publishing
8 5 (0.82%) Japanese Language
8 5 (0.82%) Military
9 3 (0.49%) Music Industry
9 3 (0.49%) Private Banking
10 2 (0.33%) Front Office
10 2 (0.33%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.16%) Automotive
11 1 (0.16%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 212 (34.75%) Analyst
2 81 (13.28%) Developer
3 66 (10.82%) Project Manager
4 53 (8.69%) Business Analyst
5 45 (7.38%) Support Analyst
6 41 (6.72%) IT Analyst
7 40 (6.56%) Legal Analyst
8 34 (5.57%) Systems Analyst
9 33 (5.41%) Trainer
10 31 (5.08%) Architect
11 30 (4.92%) Consultant
12 29 (4.75%) Business Manager
12 29 (4.75%) Service Analyst
12 29 (4.75%) Service Desk Analyst
13 22 (3.61%) Financial Analyst
13 22 (3.61%) Governance Manager
13 22 (3.61%) Project Analyst
14 21 (3.44%) IT Manager
14 21 (3.44%) IT Trainer
14 21 (3.44%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (8.69%) HTML
2 38 (6.23%) CSS
3 37 (6.07%) .NET
4 20 (3.28%) HTML5
5 16 (2.62%) XML
6 15 (2.46%) ASP.NET
6 15 (2.46%) CSS3
7 14 (2.30%) AngularJS
8 11 (1.80%) jQuery
8 11 (1.80%) React
9 10 (1.64%) Node.js
10 9 (1.48%) .NET Framework
10 9 (1.48%) FIX Protocol
10 9 (1.48%) RESTful
11 8 (1.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 8 (1.31%) Web Services
11 8 (1.31%) WPF
11 8 (1.31%) XSLT
12 7 (1.15%) Entity Framework
13 6 (0.98%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 48 (7.87%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (6.89%) Computer Science
3 39 (6.39%) Management Information System
4 19 (3.11%) Data Centre
5 17 (2.79%) iPhone
6 16 (2.62%) Blackberry
7 15 (2.46%) e-Learning
8 13 (2.13%) Self-Motivation
9 12 (1.97%) User Experience
10 9 (1.48%) Enterprise Software
10 9 (1.48%) Smartphone
11 8 (1.31%) Data Protection Act
12 7 (1.15%) Fintech
12 7 (1.15%) Mobile App
12 7 (1.15%) PKI
13 6 (0.98%) PMI
13 6 (0.98%) Private Cloud
13 6 (0.98%) Video Conferencing
14 5 (0.82%) BYOD
14 5 (0.82%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 111 (18.20%) Windows
2 33 (5.41%) Windows Server
3 32 (5.25%) Windows 10
4 31 (5.08%) Linux
5 30 (4.92%) Windows 7
6 24 (3.93%) Android
7 19 (3.11%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (2.30%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (1.48%) Apple iOS
10 5 (0.82%) Unix
10 5 (0.82%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (0.66%) Mac OS X
12 3 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (0.33%) VMS
13 2 (0.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (17.54%) Project Management
2 96 (15.74%) Agile Software Development
3 77 (12.62%) Business Intelligence
4 62 (10.16%) ITIL
5 59 (9.67%) Document Management
6 57 (9.34%) Stakeholder Management
7 56 (9.18%) Business Analysis
8 53 (8.69%) Information Security
9 47 (7.70%) SDLC
10 38 (6.23%) PRINCE2
11 37 (6.07%) Change Management
12 33 (5.41%) Data Protection
13 31 (5.08%) Analytics
14 30 (4.92%) Business Continuity
15 29 (4.75%) Continuous Improvement
16 28 (4.59%) Practice Management
17 27 (4.43%) Collaborative Working
17 27 (4.43%) Scrum
18 26 (4.26%) Line Management
18 26 (4.26%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 116 (19.02%) SQL
2 53 (8.69%) JavaScript
3 33 (5.41%) C#
4 21 (3.44%) C
4 21 (3.44%) Python
5 19 (3.11%) Java
6 13 (2.13%) PowerShell
7 12 (1.97%) T-SQL
8 9 (1.48%) PHP
8 9 (1.48%) PL/SQL
8 9 (1.48%) R
9 8 (1.31%) Perl
9 8 (1.31%) Shell Script
9 8 (1.31%) XQuery
10 7 (1.15%) ES6
11 6 (0.98%) Bash Shell
12 5 (0.82%) Prolog
12 5 (0.82%) TypeScript
12 5 (0.82%) VBA
13 4 (0.66%) XPath
Qualifications
1 85 (13.93%) Degree
2 29 (4.75%) CISSP
3 25 (4.10%) Computer Science Degree
4 24 (3.93%) CISM
5 23 (3.77%) CISA
6 21 (3.44%) ISEB
7 19 (3.11%) PMI Certification
8 16 (2.62%) Microsoft Certification
9 13 (2.13%) PMP
9 13 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 10 (1.64%) IIBA
10 10 (1.64%) ITIL Certification
11 9 (1.48%) Cisco Certification
12 7 (1.15%) MCSE
13 6 (0.98%) CBAP
13 6 (0.98%) CCNA
14 5 (0.82%) Six Sigma Black Belt
15 4 (0.66%) MCSA
15 4 (0.66%) MOS
15 4 (0.66%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (6.23%) GDPR
2 36 (5.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 17 (2.79%) PMO
4 16 (2.62%) Cyber Essentials
5 12 (1.97%) PCI DSS
6 11 (1.80%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 10 (1.64%) MiFID
8 8 (1.31%) QA
8 8 (1.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 5 (0.82%) SLA
10 4 (0.66%) ISO 9001
11 3 (0.49%) ISO 22301
11 3 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
12 1 (0.16%) Data Quality
12 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27005
12 1 (0.16%) NIST 800
12 1 (0.16%) SEPA
System Software
1 63 (10.33%) Active Directory
2 22 (3.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (2.30%) Hyper-V
3 14 (2.30%) XenApp
3 14 (2.30%) XenDesktop
4 8 (1.31%) Docker
5 3 (0.49%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (0.49%) vSphere
6 2 (0.33%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.16%) DFS Replication
7 1 (0.16%) Firmware
7 1 (0.16%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.16%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 15 (2.46%) SCCM
2 8 (1.31%) Cisco CUCM
3 5 (0.82%) Perfmon
4 4 (0.66%) vCenter Server
5 3 (0.49%) Data Guard
5 3 (0.49%) EMC NetWorker
5 3 (0.49%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 3 (0.49%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 3 (0.49%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (0.33%) Ansible
6 2 (0.33%) Kubernetes
6 2 (0.33%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.33%) Puppet
6 2 (0.33%) SCOM
6 2 (0.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (0.16%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.16%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (0.16%) Rancher
7 1 (0.16%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 129 (21.15%) Microsoft
2 61 (10.00%) iManage
3 54 (8.85%) Aderant
4 51 (8.36%) Citrix
5 47 (7.70%) Cisco
6 43 (7.05%) VMware
7 41 (6.72%) Intapp
8 30 (4.92%) Adobe
9 16 (2.62%) LexisNexis
10 13 (2.13%) Workday
11 9 (1.48%) Interwoven
11 9 (1.48%) Oracle
11 9 (1.48%) SAP
11 9 (1.48%) Splunk
12 8 (1.31%) HP
12 8 (1.31%) New Relic
13 7 (1.15%) Siebel
13 7 (1.15%) Xerox
14 6 (0.98%) PeopleSoft
14 6 (0.98%) Salesforce.com