The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for E-Discovery skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited E-Discovery over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

eDiscovery (Electronic Discovery)
London / City of London
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 209 245 303
Rank change year-on-year +36 +58  
Permanent jobs citing E-Discovery 18 10 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.35% 0.16% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 0.17% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 18 10 9
Median salary £52,500 £46,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.51% +8.82%  
90% offered a salary of more than £44,813 £24,750 £36,250
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £78,750 £61,250
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £39,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +41.02% -17.89%  

E-Discovery is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4579 5771 9076
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 89.10% 90.58% 89.21%
Number of salaries quoted 17094 23089 29776
Median salary £62,500 £60,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.30% +5.21%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £36,250
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £87,500 £87,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

E-Discovery
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing E-Discovery as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for E-Discovery in the City of London

E-Discovery
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing E-Discovery in the City of London.

Salary trend for E-Discovery in the City of London

E-Discovery
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing E-Discovery in the City of London over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for E-Discovery in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT jobs citing E-Discovery also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for E-Discovery.

1 14 (60.87%) Legal
2 12 (52.17%) Relativity
3 11 (47.83%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (39.13%) Law
4 9 (39.13%) SQL
4 9 (39.13%) Microsoft Excel
5 7 (30.43%) MS Access
5 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
5 7 (30.43%) Project Management
6 6 (26.09%) Penetration Testing
6 6 (26.09%) Information Security
6 6 (26.09%) Degree
6 6 (26.09%) Digital Forensics
6 6 (26.09%) Security Operations
7 5 (21.74%) Presales
7 5 (21.74%) Change Control
7 5 (21.74%) Marketing
7 5 (21.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 5 (21.74%) Data Analysis
7 5 (21.74%) CISSP
7 5 (21.74%) Management Information System
7 5 (21.74%) COM
7 5 (21.74%) Service Management
7 5 (21.74%) CISA
7 5 (21.74%) CISM
8 4 (17.39%) Finance
8 4 (17.39%) Eclipse
8 4 (17.39%) Machine Learning
8 4 (17.39%) Kalman Filter
8 4 (17.39%) Data Analytics

E-Discovery
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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:

Applications
1 9 (39.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (21.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 12 (52.17%) Relativity
2 4 (17.39%) CaseMap
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Firewall
1 1 (4.35%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) MS Access
2 2 (8.70%) Data Mining
2 2 (8.70%) Spotfire
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Eclipse
General
1 14 (60.87%) Legal
2 9 (39.13%) Law
3 5 (21.74%) Marketing
4 4 (17.39%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) Analyst
2 6 (26.09%) E-Discovery Analyst
2 6 (26.09%) E-Discovery Manager
2 6 (26.09%) E-Discovery Project Manager
2 6 (26.09%) Project Manager
3 5 (21.74%) CISSP Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) Consultant
3 5 (21.74%) E-Discovery Consultant
3 5 (21.74%) IT Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) IT Security Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) IT Security Officer
3 5 (21.74%) Security Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) Security Officer
4 4 (17.39%) Junior
4 4 (17.39%) Junior Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Junior Project Manager
4 4 (17.39%) Project Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Information Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 11 (47.83%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (21.74%) Management Information System
3 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.35%) Client/Server
4 1 (4.35%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Project Management
2 6 (26.09%) Digital Forensics
2 6 (26.09%) Information Security
2 6 (26.09%) Penetration Testing
2 6 (26.09%) Security Operations
3 5 (21.74%) Change Control
3 5 (21.74%) Data Analysis
3 5 (21.74%) Presales
3 5 (21.74%) Service Management
4 4 (17.39%) Analytics
4 4 (17.39%) Data Analytics
4 4 (17.39%) e-Disclosure
4 4 (17.39%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (17.39%) Machine Learning
5 3 (13.04%) Data Protection
6 2 (8.70%) ERP
6 2 (8.70%) ETL
6 2 (8.70%) Forensic Accounting
6 2 (8.70%) Statistics
6 2 (8.70%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 9 (39.13%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) C++
2 1 (4.35%) Java
2 1 (4.35%) Perl
2 1 (4.35%) Ruby
2 1 (4.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) Degree
2 5 (21.74%) CISA
2 5 (21.74%) CISM
2 5 (21.74%) CISSP
3 2 (8.70%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) FATCA
2 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.35%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (17.39%) Recommind
3 2 (8.70%) Tableau
4 1 (4.35%) Nuix