Period
to 20 May 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Law in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Law over the 6 months to 20 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Law
Central London > City of London
6 months to
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 63 111 40
Rank change year-on-year +48 -71 +70
Permanent jobs citing Law 482 290 778
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 4.56% 2.83% 5.73%
As % of the General category 7.78% 5.06% 9.46%
Number of salaries quoted 456 267 748
City of London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £33,500 £31,750 £35,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £75,000 £75,000
Central London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

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 the City of London with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 6,194 5,734 8,228
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 58.62% 55.89% 60.58%
Number of salaries quoted 5,504 5,162 7,459
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £59,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +0.84% +3.48%
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £96,250 £90,000
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%

Law
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Law in the City of London

Law
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Law in the City of London

Law
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Law in the City of London over the 6 months to 20 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Law in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 May 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 City of London region with a requirement for Law.

1 183 (37.97%) Legal
2 137 (28.42%) Microsoft
3 113 (23.44%) Windows
4 103 (21.37%) Agile Software Development
5 92 (19.09%) Finance
6 79 (16.39%) Microsoft Office
7 74 (15.35%) SQL
8 57 (11.83%) Citrix
9 56 (11.62%) C#
10 53 (11.00%) Active Directory
11 49 (10.17%) Project Management
12 48 (9.96%) iManage
13 47 (9.75%) .NET
14 46 (9.54%) Office 365
15 44 (9.13%) Windows Server
15 44 (9.13%) Microsoft Azure
16 43 (8.92%) Windows 10
16 43 (8.92%) DevOps
17 42 (8.71%) Greenfield Project
17 42 (8.71%) Aderant
18 41 (8.51%) SQL Server
18 41 (8.51%) VMware
19 39 (8.09%) User Stories
19 39 (8.09%) SaaS
20 38 (7.88%) Cisco
21 37 (7.68%) ITIL
22 35 (7.26%) Java
22 35 (7.26%) Degree
23 34 (7.05%) Hyper-V
24 33 (6.85%) Test Automation

Law
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:

Application Platforms
1 23 (4.77%) MS Exchange
2 19 (3.94%) Skype for Business
3 18 (3.73%) Exchange Server 2013
4 15 (3.11%) IIS
5 10 (2.07%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (1.24%) Confluence
6 6 (1.24%) SharePoint
7 5 (1.04%) CMS
8 3 (0.62%) CoreMedia CMS
9 2 (0.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (0.41%) Drupal
9 2 (0.41%) Ethereum
9 2 (0.41%) Exstream Dialogue
10 1 (0.21%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 1 (0.21%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.21%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.21%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 79 (16.39%) Microsoft Office
2 31 (6.43%) Microsoft Excel
3 28 (5.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 14 (2.90%) MS Visio
5 13 (2.70%) Acrobat
6 11 (2.28%) Adobe Captivate
6 11 (2.28%) Camtasia
7 5 (1.04%) Microsoft Project
8 3 (0.62%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 3 (0.62%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.41%) Adobe Illustrator
9 2 (0.41%) Adobe Premiere
9 2 (0.41%) EngageOne
9 2 (0.41%) Photoshop
9 2 (0.41%) QuarkXPress
10 1 (0.21%) InDesign
10 1 (0.21%) Lectora
Business Applications
1 31 (6.43%) Elite 3E
2 12 (2.49%) Carpe Diem
3 2 (0.41%) Exstream
3 2 (0.41%) PeopleSoft HRMS
3 2 (0.41%) Primavera
4 1 (0.21%) CaseMap
4 1 (0.21%) Concordance
4 1 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.21%) LexisNexis TimeMap
4 1 (0.21%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.21%) PeopleSoft HCM
4 1 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.21%) Veritas eDiscovery
4 1 (0.21%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 46 (9.54%) Office 365
2 44 (9.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 39 (8.09%) SaaS
4 27 (5.60%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (1.66%) Azure Active Directory
6 7 (1.45%) IaaS
6 7 (1.45%) Mimecast
7 4 (0.83%) PaaS
7 4 (0.83%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 3 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.41%) BrowserStack
9 2 (0.41%) Google Analytics
9 2 (0.41%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.21%) Heroku
10 1 (0.21%) Sauce Labs
10 1 (0.21%) Serverless
10 1 (0.21%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 24 (4.98%) Skype
2 16 (3.32%) LAN
3 15 (3.11%) Firewall
3 15 (3.11%) WebEx
4 13 (2.70%) TCP/IP
4 13 (2.70%) WAN
4 13 (2.70%) Wireless
5 11 (2.28%) VoIP
6 10 (2.07%) SAN
6 10 (2.07%) VPN
7 9 (1.87%) DHCP
7 9 (1.87%) DNS
7 9 (1.87%) Internet
8 6 (1.24%) HTTP
9 5 (1.04%) BGP
9 5 (1.04%) Cisco IOS
9 5 (1.04%) NX-OS
9 5 (1.04%) OSPF
9 5 (1.04%) Structured Cabling
9 5 (1.04%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (8.51%) SQL Server
2 19 (3.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (2.49%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (2.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (2.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (1.24%) Big Data
6 5 (1.04%) Microsoft Power View
6 5 (1.04%) Power BI
6 5 (1.04%) PowerPivot
7 3 (0.62%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.41%) EDMS
8 2 (0.41%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.41%) Hazelcast
8 2 (0.41%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.21%) Amazon Redshift
9 1 (0.21%) BigQuery
9 1 (0.21%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.21%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.21%) Redis
9 1 (0.21%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 31 (6.43%) Selenium
2 21 (4.36%) WebDriver
3 20 (4.15%) SpecFlow
4 13 (2.70%) Jenkins
5 12 (2.49%) NUnit
6 11 (2.28%) SoapUI
7 9 (1.87%) JIRA
7 9 (1.87%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (1.66%) Cucumber
8 8 (1.66%) TeamCity
9 7 (1.45%) Octopus Deploy
10 6 (1.24%) HP UFT
10 6 (1.24%) Maven
10 6 (1.24%) Visual Studio
11 3 (0.62%) Appium
11 3 (0.62%) Calabash
11 3 (0.62%) JUnit
12 2 (0.41%) Bitbucket
12 2 (0.41%) Eclipse
12 2 (0.41%) Subversion
General
1 183 (37.97%) Legal
2 92 (19.09%) Finance
3 27 (5.60%) Retail
4 19 (3.94%) Games
5 16 (3.32%) Banking
6 15 (3.11%) Military
7 11 (2.28%) Financial Institution
7 11 (2.28%) Pharmaceutical
8 10 (2.07%) Marketing
9 7 (1.45%) Advertising
10 2 (0.41%) Back Office
10 2 (0.41%) Billing
11 1 (0.21%) Automotive
11 1 (0.21%) Front Office
11 1 (0.21%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.21%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.21%) Publishing
11 1 (0.21%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 125 (25.93%) Analyst
2 66 (13.69%) Developer
3 36 (7.47%) Trainer
4 34 (7.05%) Support Analyst
5 33 (6.85%) Business Analyst
6 32 (6.64%) Project Manager
7 26 (5.39%) IT Trainer
8 22 (4.56%) IT Analyst
9 20 (4.15%) Systems Analyst
10 19 (3.94%) C# Developer
11 18 (3.73%) Help Desk Analyst
12 17 (3.53%) .NET Developer
13 16 (3.32%) IT Manager
14 15 (3.11%) Help Desk Support
15 14 (2.90%) Help Desk Support Analyst
16 13 (2.70%) Administrator
16 13 (2.70%) Consultant
16 13 (2.70%) Legal Analyst
17 12 (2.49%) C# .NET Developer
17 12 (2.49%) Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (9.75%) .NET
2 21 (4.36%) RESTful
3 20 (4.15%) Web Services
4 19 (3.94%) ASP.NET Web API
5 15 (3.11%) ASP.NET
6 14 (2.90%) AngularJS
7 12 (2.49%) ASP.NET MVC
8 11 (2.28%) React
8 11 (2.28%) SOAP
9 9 (1.87%) .NET Core
10 8 (1.66%) HTML
10 8 (1.66%) REST
10 8 (1.66%) WCF
11 7 (1.45%) CSS
11 7 (1.45%) LESS
11 7 (1.45%) Sass
12 6 (1.24%) Node.js
12 6 (1.24%) Vue (Vue.js)
13 5 (1.04%) 802.1X
14 4 (0.83%) Angular 2
Miscellaneous
1 42 (8.71%) Greenfield Project
2 28 (5.81%) Mobile App
3 26 (5.39%) e-Learning
4 19 (3.94%) Management Information System
5 18 (3.73%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (3.73%) Blackberry
6 15 (3.11%) iPhone
7 14 (2.90%) Computer Science
7 14 (2.90%) Fintech
8 12 (2.49%) Data Centre
9 11 (2.28%) Algorithms
9 11 (2.28%) Learning Management System
9 11 (2.28%) User Experience
10 8 (1.66%) Video Conferencing
11 5 (1.04%) BYOD
11 5 (1.04%) Self-Motivation
12 4 (0.83%) Private Cloud
12 4 (0.83%) Smartphone
13 3 (0.62%) Graphic Design
14 2 (0.41%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 113 (23.44%) Windows
2 44 (9.13%) Windows Server
3 43 (8.92%) Windows 10
4 25 (5.19%) Windows 7
5 21 (4.36%) Android
6 20 (4.15%) Linux
7 5 (1.04%) Apple iOS
7 5 (1.04%) Windows 8
7 5 (1.04%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.62%) Mac OS
9 3 (0.62%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.21%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (21.37%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (10.17%) Project Management
3 43 (8.92%) DevOps
4 39 (8.09%) User Stories
5 37 (7.68%) ITIL
6 33 (6.85%) Test Automation
7 32 (6.64%) Mentoring
7 32 (6.64%) Scrum
8 30 (6.22%) E-Commerce
9 27 (5.60%) Document Management
10 25 (5.19%) MVC
11 24 (4.98%) Microservices
12 23 (4.77%) Information Security
12 23 (4.77%) Migration
13 22 (4.56%) Practice Management
13 22 (4.56%) Stakeholder Management
14 21 (4.36%) Business Analysis
15 20 (4.15%) Change Management
15 20 (4.15%) PRINCE2
16 19 (3.94%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 74 (15.35%) SQL
2 56 (11.62%) C#
3 35 (7.26%) Java
4 22 (4.56%) PowerShell
5 15 (3.11%) JavaScript
6 9 (1.87%) Python
7 8 (1.66%) C
8 7 (1.45%) Ruby
9 5 (1.04%) T-SQL
10 3 (0.62%) Bash Shell
10 3 (0.62%) C++
10 3 (0.62%) Go
10 3 (0.62%) Groovy
10 3 (0.62%) VB
11 2 (0.41%) Java 8
11 2 (0.41%) Prolog
11 2 (0.41%) R
11 2 (0.41%) Scala
11 2 (0.41%) VBA
12 1 (0.21%) PHP
Qualifications
1 35 (7.26%) Degree
2 14 (2.90%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (2.28%) ISEB
5 10 (2.07%) CISA
5 10 (2.07%) CISM
5 10 (2.07%) CISSP
5 10 (2.07%) MCSE
6 8 (1.66%) IIBA
7 7 (1.45%) CCNP
7 7 (1.45%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (1.24%) CCIE
8 6 (1.24%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (1.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 5 (1.04%) CCSA
9 5 (1.04%) CCSE
9 5 (1.04%) PMI Certification
9 5 (1.04%) PMP
10 4 (0.83%) MCSA
10 4 (0.83%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (6.85%) QA
2 15 (3.11%) PMO
3 11 (2.28%) GDPR
4 9 (1.87%) Cyber Essentials
4 9 (1.87%) SLA
5 7 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.83%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 3 (0.62%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.41%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.21%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.21%) WCAG
System Software
1 53 (11.00%) Active Directory
2 34 (7.05%) Hyper-V
3 22 (4.56%) Docker
4 20 (4.15%) XenDesktop
5 19 (3.94%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (1.45%) XenApp
7 2 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.41%) vSphere
8 1 (0.21%) DFS Replication
8 1 (0.21%) Firmware
8 1 (0.21%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 19 (3.94%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (2.90%) Puppet
3 12 (2.49%) SCCM
4 10 (2.07%) Ansible
5 9 (1.87%) Kubernetes
6 4 (0.83%) Terraform
7 3 (0.62%) Failover Clustering
7 3 (0.62%) Perfmon
7 3 (0.62%) SCOM
8 2 (0.41%) Capistrano
9 1 (0.21%) AirWatch
9 1 (0.21%) DameWare
9 1 (0.21%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 1 (0.21%) HP ALM
9 1 (0.21%) Kibana
9 1 (0.21%) SCVMM
9 1 (0.21%) vCenter Server
9 1 (0.21%) vMotion
9 1 (0.21%) WSUS
Vendors
1 137 (28.42%) Microsoft
2 57 (11.83%) Citrix
3 48 (9.96%) iManage
4 42 (8.71%) Aderant
5 41 (8.51%) VMware
6 38 (7.88%) Cisco
7 30 (6.22%) Intapp
8 29 (6.02%) Adobe
9 15 (3.11%) Xerox
10 10 (2.07%) Apple
10 10 (2.07%) LexisNexis
11 9 (1.87%) Equitrac
12 6 (1.24%) CheckPoint
12 6 (1.24%) Palo Alto
12 6 (1.24%) ServiceNow
13 5 (1.04%) Cognos
13 5 (1.04%) F5
13 5 (1.04%) HP
14 4 (0.83%) Recommind
14 4 (0.83%) Salesforce.com