Period
to 15 July 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 15 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Law
Central London > City of London
6 months to
15 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 59 111 33
Rank change year-on-year +52 -78 +82
Permanent jobs citing Law 544 287 858
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 4.82% 2.76% 6.32%
As % of the General category 8.41% 4.94% 10.46%
Number of salaries quoted 514 268 831
City of London median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.35% +4.55% +6.80%
10th Percentile £35,225 £31,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £75,000 £76,250
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 6,465 5,807 8,202
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 57.31% 55.82% 60.38%
Number of salaries quoted 5,764 5,193 7,428
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £36,250 £34,750 £34,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £97,500 £88,750
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +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 15 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Law in the City of London

For the 6 months to 15 July 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.

1 174 (31.99%) Legal
2 151 (27.76%) Microsoft
3 124 (22.79%) Windows
4 114 (20.96%) Agile Software Development
5 112 (20.59%) Finance
6 85 (15.63%) Microsoft Office
7 77 (14.15%) C#
7 77 (14.15%) SQL
8 69 (12.68%) Active Directory
9 68 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
10 65 (11.95%) Microsoft Azure
10 65 (11.95%) Office 365
11 63 (11.58%) DevOps
12 62 (11.40%) .NET
13 55 (10.11%) Citrix
14 54 (9.93%) Project Management
14 54 (9.93%) Windows Server
15 50 (9.19%) Java
16 47 (8.64%) Mentoring
17 45 (8.27%) QA
18 44 (8.09%) MVC
18 44 (8.09%) iManage
19 43 (7.90%) Hyper-V
19 43 (7.90%) SaaS
20 42 (7.72%) Cisco
21 41 (7.54%) SQL Server
21 41 (7.54%) User Stories
21 41 (7.54%) Windows 10
22 40 (7.35%) ITIL
23 39 (7.17%) PowerShell

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 26 (4.78%) MS Exchange
2 25 (4.60%) Skype for Business
3 24 (4.41%) Exchange Server 2013
4 11 (2.02%) IIS
5 8 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (1.29%) SharePoint
7 6 (1.10%) Confluence
8 5 (0.92%) CMS
8 5 (0.92%) Elasticsearch
9 4 (0.74%) Drupal
10 3 (0.55%) CoreMedia CMS
11 2 (0.37%) Apache
11 2 (0.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (0.37%) Ethereum
11 2 (0.37%) Exstream Dialogue
12 1 (0.18%) Apache Solr
12 1 (0.18%) Apache Spark
12 1 (0.18%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.18%) nginx
12 1 (0.18%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 85 (15.63%) Microsoft Office
2 34 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
3 23 (4.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 13 (2.39%) MS Visio
5 10 (1.84%) Adobe Captivate
5 10 (1.84%) Camtasia
6 7 (1.29%) Acrobat
7 6 (1.10%) Microsoft Project
8 4 (0.74%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 3 (0.55%) Adobe Illustrator
9 3 (0.55%) Photoshop
9 3 (0.55%) Spreadsheet
10 2 (0.37%) EngageOne
10 2 (0.37%) InDesign
10 2 (0.37%) QuarkXPress
Business Applications
1 24 (4.41%) Elite 3E
2 12 (2.21%) Carpe Diem
3 3 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.37%) Exstream
4 2 (0.37%) Primavera
4 2 (0.37%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.18%) CaseMap
5 1 (0.18%) Concordance
5 1 (0.18%) LexisNexis TimeMap
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (0.18%) PeopleSoft HCM
5 1 (0.18%) PeopleSoft HRMS
5 1 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.18%) Veritas eDiscovery
Cloud Services
1 65 (11.95%) Microsoft Azure
1 65 (11.95%) Office 365
2 43 (7.90%) SaaS
3 36 (6.62%) Amazon AWS
4 19 (3.49%) Azure Active Directory
5 7 (1.29%) IaaS
6 6 (1.10%) Google Cloud Platform
6 6 (1.10%) PaaS
7 5 (0.92%) Mimecast
8 4 (0.74%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 3 (0.55%) AWS CloudFormation
9 3 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (0.55%) Serverless
10 2 (0.37%) BrowserStack
10 2 (0.37%) GitHub
11 1 (0.18%) Boomi
11 1 (0.18%) CallidusCloud
11 1 (0.18%) Google App Engine
11 1 (0.18%) Heroku
11 1 (0.18%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 34 (6.25%) Firewall
2 30 (5.51%) Skype
3 23 (4.23%) TCP/IP
4 19 (3.49%) DNS
4 19 (3.49%) LAN
5 18 (3.31%) DHCP
5 18 (3.31%) WAN
6 15 (2.76%) WebEx
7 13 (2.39%) VLAN
7 13 (2.39%) Wireless
8 11 (2.02%) SAN
8 11 (2.02%) VPN
9 10 (1.84%) Internet
10 9 (1.65%) BGP
10 9 (1.65%) Cisco IOS
10 9 (1.65%) OSPF
11 8 (1.47%) NX-OS
11 8 (1.47%) Structured Cabling
12 7 (1.29%) Network Security
12 7 (1.29%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (7.54%) SQL Server
2 18 (3.31%) Big Data
3 17 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (2.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (2.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 9 (1.65%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (1.29%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (0.92%) Microsoft Power View
9 5 (0.92%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (0.92%) Power BI
9 5 (0.92%) PowerPivot
9 5 (0.92%) Relational Database
10 2 (0.37%) BigQuery
10 2 (0.37%) Blockchain
10 2 (0.37%) Cosmos DB
10 2 (0.37%) EDMS
10 2 (0.37%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.37%) Hazelcast
10 2 (0.37%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 32 (5.88%) Selenium
2 21 (3.86%) SpecFlow
2 21 (3.86%) WebDriver
3 16 (2.94%) Jenkins
4 15 (2.76%) Team Foundation Server
5 14 (2.57%) Visual Studio
6 12 (2.21%) SoapUI
7 11 (2.02%) NUnit
8 10 (1.84%) JIRA
9 9 (1.65%) Cucumber
10 6 (1.10%) HP UFT
10 6 (1.10%) Maven
11 5 (0.92%) JUnit
11 5 (0.92%) Octopus Deploy
11 5 (0.92%) TeamCity
12 4 (0.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 3 (0.55%) Appium
13 3 (0.55%) Calabash
14 2 (0.37%) Bitbucket
14 2 (0.37%) Git (software)
General
1 174 (31.99%) Legal
2 112 (20.59%) Finance
3 23 (4.23%) Retail
4 17 (3.13%) Financial Institution
5 15 (2.76%) Banking
5 15 (2.76%) Games
6 13 (2.39%) Pharmaceutical
7 10 (1.84%) Military
8 7 (1.29%) Advertising
9 6 (1.10%) Marketing
9 6 (1.10%) Telecoms
10 4 (0.74%) Billing
11 2 (0.37%) Back Office
12 1 (0.18%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.18%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.18%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 139 (25.55%) Analyst
2 88 (16.18%) Developer
3 39 (7.17%) Business Analyst
4 33 (6.07%) Trainer
5 32 (5.88%) IT Analyst
5 32 (5.88%) Project Manager
6 30 (5.51%) IT Trainer
7 26 (4.78%) C# Developer
7 26 (4.78%) Support Analyst
8 20 (3.68%) .NET Developer
8 20 (3.68%) Senior Developer
9 19 (3.49%) Legal Analyst
10 18 (3.31%) Administrator
10 18 (3.31%) Software Engineer
11 17 (3.13%) C# .NET Developer
12 16 (2.94%) C# Software Engineer
12 16 (2.94%) Systems Analyst
13 15 (2.76%) .NET Software Engineer
13 15 (2.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
14 14 (2.57%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (11.40%) .NET
2 24 (4.41%) ASP.NET Web API
3 21 (3.86%) Web Services
4 18 (3.31%) .NET Core
4 18 (3.31%) XML
5 17 (3.13%) ASP.NET
6 16 (2.94%) RESTful
7 15 (2.76%) React
8 14 (2.57%) HTML
9 13 (2.39%) ASP.NET MVC
10 12 (2.21%) REST
10 12 (2.21%) SOAP
11 11 (2.02%) CSS
12 10 (1.84%) AngularJS
12 10 (1.84%) WCF
13 8 (1.47%) 802.1X
14 7 (1.29%) Node.js
14 7 (1.29%) Vue (Vue.js)
15 6 (1.10%) LESS
15 6 (1.10%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 68 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
2 33 (6.07%) Mobile App
3 30 (5.51%) e-Learning
4 23 (4.23%) Analytical Skills
5 21 (3.86%) Fintech
6 19 (3.49%) Management Information System
7 16 (2.94%) Data Centre
8 12 (2.21%) Algorithms
9 11 (2.02%) Blackberry
9 11 (2.02%) User Experience
10 10 (1.84%) Learning Management System
11 8 (1.47%) iPhone
11 8 (1.47%) Self-Motivation
11 8 (1.47%) Video Conferencing
12 7 (1.29%) Computer Science
13 5 (0.92%) Private Cloud
14 4 (0.74%) BYOD
14 4 (0.74%) Public Cloud
15 3 (0.55%) Blog
15 3 (0.55%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 124 (22.79%) Windows
2 54 (9.93%) Windows Server
3 41 (7.54%) Windows 10
4 37 (6.80%) Linux
5 30 (5.51%) Windows 7
6 19 (3.49%) Android
7 14 (2.57%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (2.21%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (1.47%) Apple iOS
10 7 (1.29%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.37%) CentOS
11 2 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.37%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.37%) Unix
12 1 (0.18%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.18%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.18%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (20.96%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (11.58%) DevOps
3 54 (9.93%) Project Management
4 47 (8.64%) Mentoring
5 44 (8.09%) MVC
6 41 (7.54%) User Stories
7 40 (7.35%) ITIL
8 38 (6.99%) Test Automation
9 35 (6.43%) Scrum
10 33 (6.07%) Microservices
11 31 (5.70%) E-Commerce
12 30 (5.51%) TDD
13 27 (4.96%) Practice Management
14 26 (4.78%) Change Management
15 25 (4.60%) Document Management
16 23 (4.23%) Migration
16 23 (4.23%) Software Engineering
17 22 (4.04%) Continuous Integration
18 20 (3.68%) Coaching
19 19 (3.49%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 77 (14.15%) C#
1 77 (14.15%) SQL
2 50 (9.19%) Java
3 39 (7.17%) PowerShell
4 23 (4.23%) JavaScript
5 17 (3.13%) Python
6 16 (2.94%) C
7 12 (2.21%) Ruby
8 11 (2.02%) PHP
8 11 (2.02%) VB
9 8 (1.47%) Bash Shell
9 8 (1.47%) T-SQL
10 6 (1.10%) VBA
11 4 (0.74%) Clojure
11 4 (0.74%) Groovy
11 4 (0.74%) Java 8
11 4 (0.74%) R
12 3 (0.55%) C++
12 3 (0.55%) Go
13 2 (0.37%) Perl
Qualifications
1 37 (6.80%) Degree
2 18 (3.31%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (3.13%) CCNP
3 17 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (2.76%) CCIE
5 13 (2.39%) MCSE
6 11 (2.02%) IIBA
7 9 (1.65%) ISEB
8 8 (1.47%) CCSA
8 8 (1.47%) CCSE
9 7 (1.29%) CEH
9 7 (1.29%) Computer Science Degree
9 7 (1.29%) GIAC
9 7 (1.29%) GSEC
9 7 (1.29%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (1.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 5 (0.92%) PMI Certification
11 5 (0.92%) PMP
12 4 (0.74%) CISSP
12 4 (0.74%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (8.27%) QA
2 17 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (3.13%) PMO
3 16 (2.94%) Cyber Essentials
4 9 (1.65%) GDPR
5 6 (1.10%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 4 (0.74%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.74%) SLA
7 3 (0.55%) GCP
7 3 (0.55%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.55%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.18%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 69 (12.68%) Active Directory
2 43 (7.90%) Hyper-V
3 26 (4.78%) Docker
4 18 (3.31%) XenDesktop
5 16 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (1.29%) Virtual Servers
7 4 (0.74%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 4 (0.74%) XenApp
8 2 (0.37%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.18%) Firmware
9 1 (0.18%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.18%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.18%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.18%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 25 (4.60%) Opscode Chef
2 20 (3.68%) Puppet
3 16 (2.94%) Ansible
4 14 (2.57%) Kubernetes
5 13 (2.39%) SCCM
6 10 (1.84%) Terraform
7 3 (0.55%) Backup Exec
7 3 (0.55%) Capistrano
7 3 (0.55%) Failover Clustering
7 3 (0.55%) Salt
8 2 (0.37%) Perfmon
8 2 (0.37%) SCOM
9 1 (0.18%) AirWatch
9 1 (0.18%) DameWare
9 1 (0.18%) HP ALM
9 1 (0.18%) Kibana
9 1 (0.18%) SCVMM
9 1 (0.18%) Single Sign-On
9 1 (0.18%) vCenter Server
9 1 (0.18%) vMotion
Vendors
1 151 (27.76%) Microsoft
2 55 (10.11%) Citrix
3 44 (8.09%) iManage
4 42 (7.72%) Cisco
5 38 (6.99%) VMware
6 32 (5.88%) Aderant
7 23 (4.23%) Intapp
8 22 (4.04%) Adobe
9 15 (2.76%) CheckPoint
10 10 (1.84%) Xerox
11 9 (1.65%) Equitrac
11 9 (1.65%) LexisNexis
12 8 (1.47%) F5
12 8 (1.47%) Palo Alto
12 8 (1.47%) ServiceNow
12 8 (1.47%) Veeam
13 6 (1.10%) Apple
13 6 (1.10%) Salesforce.com
14 5 (0.92%) HP
14 5 (0.92%) NetApp