Period
to 29 March 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 29 March 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Law
Central London > City of London
6 months to
29 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 79 76 68
Rank change year-on-year -3 -8 +36
Permanent jobs citing Law 311 369 461
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 3.53% 3.55% 4.32%
As % of the General category 6.93% 6.96% 7.33%
Number of salaries quoted 287 354 442
Median annual salary £61,000 £65,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.15% +18.18% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £85,000 £82,500
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -7.69% +18.18% +1.85%

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 4,486 5,298 6,288
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 50.92% 51.00% 58.92%
Number of salaries quoted 3,854 4,665 5,592
Median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +4.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,200 £37,500
90th Percentile £103,750 £97,500 £97,500
Central London median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% -

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 29 March 2020.

Salary histogram for Law in the City of London

Law
Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Law within the City of London region over the 6 months to 29 March 2020. 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
Moorgate -2 2 £42,500 +30.77%
Law
Central London

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 70 (22.51%) Legal
2 52 (16.72%) Windows
3 50 (16.08%) SQL
3 50 (16.08%) Microsoft
4 49 (15.76%) Azure
5 41 (13.18%) Microsoft Office
6 38 (12.22%) Agile Software Development
7 37 (11.90%) C#
8 35 (11.25%) AWS
9 34 (10.93%) Degree
10 33 (10.61%) Finance
11 32 (10.29%) Cybersecurity
12 31 (9.97%) Docker
12 31 (9.97%) Active Directory
13 27 (8.68%) Marketing
13 27 (8.68%) Office 365
14 26 (8.36%) .NET
15 23 (7.40%) JavaScript
15 23 (7.40%) Microservices
16 21 (6.75%) Java
16 21 (6.75%) Cisco
16 21 (6.75%) SharePoint
16 21 (6.75%) Cisco Certification
16 21 (6.75%) MVC
17 20 (6.43%) Firewall
17 20 (6.43%) Information Security
17 20 (6.43%) Python
17 20 (6.43%) ITIL
17 20 (6.43%) Test Automation
17 20 (6.43%) SaaS

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 21 (6.75%) SharePoint
2 12 (3.86%) MS Exchange
3 3 (0.96%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (0.96%) IIS
4 2 (0.64%) Apache Solr
4 2 (0.64%) Apache Spark
4 2 (0.64%) CMS
4 2 (0.64%) EPiServer
4 2 (0.64%) Skype for Business
4 2 (0.64%) WordPress
5 1 (0.32%) Apache
5 1 (0.32%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 41 (13.18%) Microsoft Office
2 17 (5.47%) InfoPath
3 16 (5.14%) Microsoft Excel
4 11 (3.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 5 (1.61%) Microsoft Project
5 5 (1.61%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.64%) Adobe Captivate
6 2 (0.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.32%) Camtasia
Business Applications
1 6 (1.93%) Elite 3E
1 6 (1.93%) Workday HCM
2 3 (0.96%) Carpe Diem
2 3 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.96%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.64%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (0.64%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.32%) DocuMatrix
4 1 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.32%) Relativity
Cloud Services
1 49 (15.76%) Azure
2 35 (11.25%) AWS
3 27 (8.68%) Office 365
4 20 (6.43%) SaaS
5 13 (4.18%) Dynamics 365
5 13 (4.18%) Power Platform
6 7 (2.25%) Mimecast
7 6 (1.93%) Serverless
8 5 (1.61%) GitHub
9 4 (1.29%) AWS Lambda
10 3 (0.96%) GCP
10 3 (0.96%) IaaS
10 3 (0.96%) PaaS
11 2 (0.64%) Amazon EKS
11 2 (0.64%) AWS Fargate
12 1 (0.32%) Amazon ECS
12 1 (0.32%) Amazon Kinesis
12 1 (0.32%) AWS CloudFormation
12 1 (0.32%) Azure Active Directory
12 1 (0.32%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 20 (6.43%) Firewall
2 19 (6.11%) LAN
3 18 (5.79%) WAN
4 16 (5.14%) Wireless
5 15 (4.82%) Intranet
6 11 (3.54%) BGP
6 11 (3.54%) VPN
7 10 (3.22%) OSPF
7 10 (3.22%) WLAN
8 9 (2.89%) EIGRP
9 8 (2.57%) TCP/IP
10 6 (1.93%) DNS
10 6 (1.93%) Network Security
11 5 (1.61%) VoIP
12 4 (1.29%) DHCP
12 4 (1.29%) VLAN
13 3 (0.96%) MPLS
13 3 (0.96%) SAN
14 2 (0.64%) Internet
14 2 (0.64%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (4.18%) Power BI
2 11 (3.54%) SQL Server
3 10 (3.22%) Big Data
4 9 (2.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 9 (2.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (2.57%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (1.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (0.96%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 3 (0.96%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 3 (0.96%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.64%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (0.64%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (0.64%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.64%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.32%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 1 (0.32%) Cognos Transformer
9 1 (0.32%) EDRMS
9 1 (0.32%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.32%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.32%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (2.25%) GitLab
1 7 (2.25%) Visual Studio
2 5 (1.61%) Selenium
3 4 (1.29%) Cypress.io
3 4 (1.29%) Git (software)
3 4 (1.29%) PhpStorm
4 3 (0.96%) Jenkins
4 3 (0.96%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (0.96%) Travis CI
5 2 (0.64%) CircleCI
6 1 (0.32%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.32%) GoCD
6 1 (0.32%) JIRA
6 1 (0.32%) Postman
6 1 (0.32%) REST Assured
6 1 (0.32%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.32%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.32%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (0.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 70 (22.51%) Legal
2 33 (10.61%) Finance
3 27 (8.68%) Marketing
4 15 (4.82%) Retail
5 10 (3.22%) Banking
6 8 (2.57%) Games
7 3 (0.96%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.64%) Back Office
8 2 (0.64%) French Language
8 2 (0.64%) German Language
9 1 (0.32%) Front Office
9 1 (0.32%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.32%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.32%) Local Government
9 1 (0.32%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.32%) Police
9 1 (0.32%) Polish Language
9 1 (0.32%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 57 (18.33%) Analyst
2 56 (18.01%) Developer
3 32 (10.29%) Consultant
4 20 (6.43%) .NET Developer
4 20 (6.43%) Service Analyst
5 19 (6.11%) IT Analyst
6 18 (5.79%) Support Analyst
7 15 (4.82%) IT Support
7 15 (4.82%) Senior Developer
8 14 (4.50%) Service Desk Analyst
9 13 (4.18%) Software Engineer
10 12 (3.86%) IT Support Analyst
11 11 (3.54%) Administrator
11 11 (3.54%) Network Engineer
11 11 (3.54%) Security Consultant
12 10 (3.22%) Architect
12 10 (3.22%) C# Developer
12 10 (3.22%) Junior
13 9 (2.89%) Senior Network Engineer
13 9 (2.89%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (8.36%) .NET
2 19 (6.11%) .NET Core
3 12 (3.86%) AngularJS
3 12 (3.86%) ASP.NET Web API
4 10 (3.22%) CSS
5 9 (2.89%) HTML
6 8 (2.57%) Entity Framework
6 8 (2.57%) React
7 7 (2.25%) .NET Framework
7 7 (2.25%) Web Services
8 6 (1.93%) ASP.NET
9 5 (1.61%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (1.61%) Node.js
10 4 (1.29%) Django
10 4 (1.29%) jQuery
10 4 (1.29%) RESTful
11 3 (0.96%) GraphQL
11 3 (0.96%) HTML5
11 3 (0.96%) KnockoutJS
11 3 (0.96%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 19 (6.11%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (4.82%) User Experience
3 14 (4.50%) Video Conferencing
4 12 (3.86%) iPhone
5 9 (2.89%) Management Information System
5 9 (2.89%) Self-Motivation
6 6 (1.93%) Digital Media
6 6 (1.93%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 6 (1.93%) Greenfield Project
6 6 (1.93%) Mobile App
7 5 (1.61%) Blackberry
7 5 (1.61%) Data Structures
8 4 (1.29%) Data Centre
8 4 (1.29%) iPad
9 3 (0.96%) Algorithms
9 3 (0.96%) Cyber Defence
9 3 (0.96%) e-Learning
9 3 (0.96%) Public Cloud
9 3 (0.96%) Security Operations Centre
9 3 (0.96%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 52 (16.72%) Windows
2 19 (6.11%) Windows 10
3 15 (4.82%) Windows Server
4 12 (3.86%) Windows 7
5 10 (3.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (3.22%) Windows Server 2016
6 9 (2.89%) Linux
7 7 (2.25%) Android
8 5 (1.61%) Windows Vista
9 3 (0.96%) Windows Phone
10 2 (0.64%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.64%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.64%) Windows Server 2019
11 1 (0.32%) CentOS
11 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (12.22%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (10.29%) Cybersecurity
3 23 (7.40%) Microservices
4 21 (6.75%) MVC
5 20 (6.43%) DevOps
5 20 (6.43%) Information Security
5 20 (6.43%) ITIL
5 20 (6.43%) Test Automation
6 17 (5.47%) Business Intelligence
7 16 (5.14%) Data Protection
7 16 (5.14%) Decision-Making
7 16 (5.14%) E-Commerce
7 16 (5.14%) Project Management
7 16 (5.14%) Risk Management
8 15 (4.82%) Software Engineering
9 13 (4.18%) Change Management
9 13 (4.18%) Problem-Solving
9 13 (4.18%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 12 (3.86%) Line Management
10 12 (3.86%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 50 (16.08%) SQL
2 37 (11.90%) C#
3 23 (7.40%) JavaScript
4 21 (6.75%) Java
5 20 (6.43%) Python
6 12 (3.86%) C
7 9 (2.89%) PowerShell
8 7 (2.25%) Bash Shell
8 7 (2.25%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 6 (1.93%) C++
9 6 (1.93%) Java 8
9 6 (1.93%) T-SQL
10 5 (1.61%) Ruby
11 4 (1.29%) PHP
11 4 (1.29%) VBScript
12 3 (0.96%) Go
12 3 (0.96%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.64%) Apple Swift
13 2 (0.64%) VB
13 2 (0.64%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 34 (10.93%) Degree
2 21 (6.75%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (5.47%) CISSP
4 16 (5.14%) CISM
5 10 (3.22%) CISA
6 9 (2.89%) Master's Degree
7 8 (2.57%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 7 (2.25%) Security Cleared
9 6 (1.93%) CCNA
9 6 (1.93%) CRISC
9 6 (1.93%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (1.61%) SC Cleared
11 4 (1.29%) CCNP
11 4 (1.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 3 (0.96%) MCDST
12 3 (0.96%) MCITP
13 2 (0.64%) DV Cleared
13 2 (0.64%) GCIH
13 2 (0.64%) GSEC
13 2 (0.64%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (5.79%) QA
2 15 (4.82%) GDPR
3 10 (3.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (2.89%) PMO
5 7 (2.25%) Cyber Essentials
5 7 (2.25%) ISO 22301
6 3 (0.96%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 17025
6 3 (0.96%) SLA
7 1 (0.32%) COBIT
7 1 (0.32%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 1 (0.32%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 31 (9.97%) Active Directory
1 31 (9.97%) Docker
2 15 (4.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.93%) Firmware
4 5 (1.61%) Hyper-V
4 5 (1.61%) vSphere
5 3 (0.96%) Snort
5 3 (0.96%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.32%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.32%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (0.32%) XenApp
6 1 (0.32%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (3.86%) Kubernetes
2 8 (2.57%) SCCM
3 7 (2.25%) EnCase
4 4 (1.29%) Terraform
5 3 (0.96%) vCenter Server
6 2 (0.64%) Ansible
6 2 (0.64%) FTK
6 2 (0.64%) Istio
6 2 (0.64%) Puppet
6 2 (0.64%) WebSphere Cast Iron
7 1 (0.32%) Kibana
7 1 (0.32%) logstash
7 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.32%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.32%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.32%) PowerCLI
7 1 (0.32%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 50 (16.08%) Microsoft
2 21 (6.75%) Cisco
3 18 (5.79%) VMware
4 17 (5.47%) Citrix
5 15 (4.82%) iManage
6 14 (4.50%) Oracle
7 11 (3.54%) Workday
8 9 (2.89%) Aruba
8 9 (2.89%) Palo Alto
8 9 (2.89%) Salesforce.com
9 7 (2.25%) Cellebrite
9 7 (2.25%) Nuix
10 6 (1.93%) Atlassian
10 6 (1.93%) CheckPoint
10 6 (1.93%) Intapp
11 5 (1.61%) Aderant
12 4 (1.29%) Adobe
12 4 (1.29%) Mitel
13 3 (0.96%) Dell
13 3 (0.96%) OpenText