Period
to 27 October 2020

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 27 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Law
Central London > City of London
6 months to
27 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 54 108 72
Rank change year-on-year +54 -36 +38
Permanent jobs citing Law 172 284 447
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 4.71% 2.85% 4.03%
As % of the General category 9.15% 5.89% 7.55%
Number of salaries quoted 147 282 441
Median annual salary £67,000 £64,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.69% +6.67% +4.35%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £88,750 £85,000
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +4.35%

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 1,879 4,825 5,918
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 51.44% 48.49% 53.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1,666 4,177 5,284
Median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% +8.33%
10th Percentile £42,500 £38,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £105,000 £97,500 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% +4.17%

Law
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Law as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Law in the City of London over the 6 months to 27 October 2020.

Salary histogram for Law in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 October 2020, 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 62 (36.05%) AWS
2 49 (28.49%) Azure
3 46 (26.74%) SaaS
4 41 (23.84%) Windows
5 39 (22.67%) Finance
6 38 (22.09%) Terraform
7 29 (16.86%) JavaScript
7 29 (16.86%) Agile Software Development
7 29 (16.86%) Puppet
7 29 (16.86%) DevOps
8 27 (15.70%) Python
9 25 (14.53%) Configuration Management
10 24 (13.95%) Fintech
10 24 (13.95%) Infrastructure as Code
11 23 (13.37%) Cybersecurity
11 23 (13.37%) Migration
12 22 (12.79%) Problem-Solving
13 21 (12.21%) Windows Server
13 21 (12.21%) Microsoft
14 20 (11.63%) Marketing
14 20 (11.63%) Docker
15 19 (11.05%) Ansible
15 19 (11.05%) Microservices
15 19 (11.05%) Jenkins
15 19 (11.05%) Kubernetes
15 19 (11.05%) Artificial Intelligence
16 17 (9.88%) E-Commerce
16 17 (9.88%) IIS
17 16 (9.30%) TDD
17 16 (9.30%) React

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 17 (9.88%) IIS
2 6 (3.49%) MS Exchange
3 5 (2.91%) SharePoint
4 4 (2.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.58%) Apache
5 1 (0.58%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.58%) Camunda
5 1 (0.58%) CMS
5 1 (0.58%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (5.81%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.16%) Adobe Premiere
2 2 (1.16%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (3.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.74%) Elite 3E
3 1 (0.58%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.58%) Oracle FAH
3 1 (0.58%) Relativity
3 1 (0.58%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 62 (36.05%) AWS
2 49 (28.49%) Azure
3 46 (26.74%) SaaS
4 14 (8.14%) GCP
5 11 (6.40%) Serverless
6 10 (5.81%) AWS Lambda
6 10 (5.81%) IaaS
7 9 (5.23%) Office 365
7 9 (5.23%) PaaS
8 7 (4.07%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (2.33%) Power Platform
9 4 (2.33%) Rackspace Cloud
10 3 (1.74%) AWS CloudFormation
10 3 (1.74%) Dynamics 365
11 2 (1.16%) OneDrive
11 2 (1.16%) PowerApps
11 2 (1.16%) ShareGate
12 1 (0.58%) iPaaS
12 1 (0.58%) Logic Apps
12 1 (0.58%) Power Automate
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.65%) Firewall
2 7 (4.07%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (2.33%) LAN
3 4 (2.33%) WAN
4 3 (1.74%) NetScaler
4 3 (1.74%) Skype
4 3 (1.74%) Wireless
5 2 (1.16%) DNS
5 2 (1.16%) HTTPS
5 2 (1.16%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.16%) Unified Communications
5 2 (1.16%) VoIP
6 1 (0.58%) 3G
6 1 (0.58%) BGP
6 1 (0.58%) DHCP
6 1 (0.58%) DMZ
6 1 (0.58%) EIGRP
6 1 (0.58%) Internet
6 1 (0.58%) OSPF
6 1 (0.58%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.23%) Big Data
2 4 (2.33%) Pentaho
2 4 (2.33%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.74%) Blockchain
3 3 (1.74%) Power BI
4 1 (0.58%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (0.58%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (0.58%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.58%) EDRMS
4 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 19 (11.05%) Jenkins
2 8 (4.65%) Git (software)
2 8 (4.65%) TeamCity
3 7 (4.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (2.91%) Selenium
5 4 (2.33%) REST Assured
6 3 (1.74%) Octopus Deploy
6 3 (1.74%) Postman
6 3 (1.74%) SpecFlow
7 2 (1.16%) CircleCI
7 2 (1.16%) GitLab
7 2 (1.16%) GoCD
8 1 (0.58%) Cypress.io
8 1 (0.58%) Visual Studio
General
1 39 (22.67%) Finance
2 20 (11.63%) Marketing
3 13 (7.56%) Legal
4 6 (3.49%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.91%) Games
5 5 (2.91%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (2.33%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.16%) Advertising
7 2 (1.16%) Retail
8 1 (0.58%) Billing
8 1 (0.58%) German Language
8 1 (0.58%) Local Government
8 1 (0.58%) Police
8 1 (0.58%) Public Sector
8 1 (0.58%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 30 (17.44%) Consultant
2 27 (15.70%) Developer
3 21 (12.21%) AWS Engineer
4 16 (9.30%) Security Consultant
5 13 (7.56%) Analyst
6 11 (6.40%) Support Engineer
7 9 (5.23%) Cloud Consultant
7 9 (5.23%) DevOps Engineer
8 8 (4.65%) Administrator
8 8 (4.65%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 8 (4.65%) Site Engineer
8 8 (4.65%) Site Reliability Engineer
9 7 (4.07%) AWS DevOps
9 7 (4.07%) Python Developer
9 7 (4.07%) Senior Developer
9 7 (4.07%) Windows Engineer
10 6 (3.49%) DevSecOps Consultant
10 6 (3.49%) Identity Management Expert
10 6 (3.49%) Implementation Consultant
10 6 (3.49%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (9.30%) React
2 11 (6.40%) Vue.js
3 9 (5.23%) .NET
3 9 (5.23%) HTML
3 9 (5.23%) Node.js
3 9 (5.23%) SailPoint
4 7 (4.07%) CSS
5 4 (2.33%) AngularJS
6 3 (1.74%) GraphQL
6 3 (1.74%) REST
7 2 (1.16%) Kafka
8 1 (0.58%) Flutter
8 1 (0.58%) iOS SDK
8 1 (0.58%) React Native
8 1 (0.58%) Regular Expression
8 1 (0.58%) SOAP
8 1 (0.58%) Spring
8 1 (0.58%) Spring Boot
8 1 (0.58%) Vert.x
8 1 (0.58%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.40%) Greenfield Project
2 10 (5.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 9 (5.23%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (4.07%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 4 (2.33%) Algorithms
5 4 (2.33%) Social Media
5 4 (2.33%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (1.74%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.74%) SCADA
6 3 (1.74%) Smartphone
6 3 (1.74%) User Experience
7 2 (1.16%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.16%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.16%) Video Editing
8 1 (0.58%) Bitcoin
8 1 (0.58%) Cloud Native
8 1 (0.58%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.58%) iPad
8 1 (0.58%) iPhone
8 1 (0.58%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 41 (23.84%) Windows
2 21 (12.21%) Windows Server
3 12 (6.98%) Linux
4 6 (3.49%) Windows 10
5 5 (2.91%) Windows Server 2016
6 4 (2.33%) Android
6 4 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (1.74%) Apple iOS
7 3 (1.74%) Windows Server 2019
8 2 (1.16%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.58%) Check Point GAiA
9 1 (0.58%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.58%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.58%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.58%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (16.86%) Agile Software Development
1 29 (16.86%) DevOps
2 25 (14.53%) Configuration Management
3 24 (13.95%) Fintech
3 24 (13.95%) Infrastructure as Code
4 23 (13.37%) Cybersecurity
4 23 (13.37%) Migration
5 22 (12.79%) Problem-Solving
6 19 (11.05%) Artificial Intelligence
6 19 (11.05%) Microservices
7 17 (9.88%) E-Commerce
8 16 (9.30%) Continuous Deployment
8 16 (9.30%) TDD
9 15 (8.72%) B2B
9 15 (8.72%) CRM
10 14 (8.14%) SIEM
11 13 (7.56%) Project Management
12 12 (6.98%) Software Engineering
12 12 (6.98%) Test Automation
13 11 (6.40%) Marketing Automation
Programming Languages
1 29 (16.86%) JavaScript
2 27 (15.70%) Python
3 15 (8.72%) Java
4 10 (5.81%) Ruby
4 10 (5.81%) SQL
5 9 (5.23%) C#
6 6 (3.49%) Go
6 6 (3.49%) PowerShell
7 4 (2.33%) TypeScript
8 2 (1.16%) C
8 2 (1.16%) C++
8 2 (1.16%) Java 8
8 2 (1.16%) Scala
9 1 (0.58%) Apple Swift
9 1 (0.58%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 1 (0.58%) Kotlin
9 1 (0.58%) R
9 1 (0.58%) VB
9 1 (0.58%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.58%) XPath
Qualifications
1 14 (8.14%) Security Cleared
2 13 (7.56%) Degree
3 7 (4.07%) AWS Certification
4 6 (3.49%) CISSP
5 4 (2.33%) CISM
6 3 (1.74%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.16%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 2 (1.16%) CISA
7 2 (1.16%) CRISC
8 1 (0.58%) CEH
8 1 (0.58%) CompTIA Security+
8 1 (0.58%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.58%) EnCE
8 1 (0.58%) GCIA
8 1 (0.58%) GCIH
8 1 (0.58%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.58%) MCSE
8 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.58%) PhD
8 1 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.07%) QA
2 3 (1.74%) GDPR
2 3 (1.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.16%) Cyber Essentials
3 2 (1.16%) ISO 22301
4 1 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 17025
4 1 (0.58%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (11.63%) Docker
2 13 (7.56%) Active Directory
3 7 (4.07%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.16%) Virtual Desktop
4 2 (1.16%) XenApp
4 2 (1.16%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.58%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.58%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 38 (22.09%) Terraform
2 29 (16.86%) Puppet
3 19 (11.05%) Ansible
3 19 (11.05%) Kubernetes
4 6 (3.49%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (3.49%) QRadar
5 4 (2.33%) SCCM
5 4 (2.33%) Single Sign-On
6 2 (1.16%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (1.16%) SCOM
7 1 (0.58%) CASB
7 1 (0.58%) EnCase
7 1 (0.58%) FTK
7 1 (0.58%) Nessus
7 1 (0.58%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.58%) WSUS
Vendors
1 21 (12.21%) Microsoft
2 11 (6.40%) VMware
3 9 (5.23%) CyberArk
3 9 (5.23%) Google
4 8 (4.65%) Rackspace
5 7 (4.07%) Oracle
6 6 (3.49%) Cisco
6 6 (3.49%) ForgeRock
6 6 (3.49%) iManage
6 6 (3.49%) Salesforce.com
6 6 (3.49%) Splunk
7 4 (2.33%) Alibaba
7 4 (2.33%) Citrix
7 4 (2.33%) Intapp
8 3 (1.74%) Centrify
8 3 (1.74%) OneLogin
9 2 (1.16%) Adobe
9 2 (1.16%) SolarWinds
9 2 (1.16%) Sophos
9 2 (1.16%) Xamarin