Period
to 24 October 2021

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 24 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Law
Central London > City of London
6 months to
24 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 83 56 106
Rank change year-on-year -27 +50 -32
Permanent jobs citing Law 208 165 291
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 3.50% 4.57% 2.91%
As % of the General category 5.90% 7.34% 4.84%
Number of salaries quoted 179 130 260
10th Percentile £37,250 £35,000 £28,500
25th Percentile £48,750 £46,563 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £64,000 £66,000 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year -3.03% +5.60% +4.17%
75th Percentile £77,500 £85,000 £77,500
90th Percentile £90,850 £95,000 £88,750
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £63,750 £62,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.00% +4.17%

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 3,527 2,248 6,016
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 59.40% 62.32% 60.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3,101 1,980 5,207
10th Percentile £42,500 £41,950 £36,250
25th Percentile £53,750 £52,500 £48,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year - +7.69% +4.00%
75th Percentile £90,250 £87,500 £82,500
90th Percentile £107,500 £105,000 £97,500
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year - +7.69% +4.00%

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 24 October 2021.

Salary histogram for Law in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 October 2021, 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 75 (36.06%) Legal
2 49 (23.56%) Microsoft
3 47 (22.60%) Agile Software Development
4 41 (19.71%) Finance
5 38 (18.27%) Social Skills
6 36 (17.31%) SQL
6 36 (17.31%) Azure
7 31 (14.90%) Windows
8 28 (13.46%) Microsoft Office
9 27 (12.98%) Microsoft 365
10 26 (12.50%) C#
11 25 (12.02%) Migration
12 23 (11.06%) ITIL
13 22 (10.58%) Python
13 22 (10.58%) Active Directory
13 22 (10.58%) AWS
14 21 (10.10%) Analytics
14 21 (10.10%) Cybersecurity
14 21 (10.10%) iManage
15 20 (9.62%) Intapp
16 19 (9.13%) Project Management
17 18 (8.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 18 (8.65%) Degree
17 18 (8.65%) QA
18 17 (8.17%) Test Automation
19 16 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
19 16 (7.69%) Change Management
19 16 (7.69%) Manual Testing
19 16 (7.69%) Security Cleared
19 16 (7.69%) Dynamics 365

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 11 (5.29%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.88%) MS Exchange
3 4 (1.92%) CMS
3 4 (1.92%) nginx
4 2 (0.96%) Apache Spark
4 2 (0.96%) Confluence
4 2 (0.96%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.48%) Apache
5 1 (0.48%) Apache Airflow
5 1 (0.48%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (0.48%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.48%) IIS
5 1 (0.48%) JBoss
5 1 (0.48%) Luigi
5 1 (0.48%) WebSphere
Applications
1 28 (13.46%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (4.81%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (1.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (1.44%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.96%) Chatbot
6 1 (0.48%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.48%) Adobe Captivate
6 1 (0.48%) Camtasia
Business Applications
1 10 (4.81%) Elite 3E
2 8 (3.85%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (1.92%) Carpe Diem
3 4 (1.92%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (1.44%) Relativity
5 1 (0.48%) BASE24
5 1 (0.48%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 36 (17.31%) Azure
2 27 (12.98%) Microsoft 365
3 22 (10.58%) AWS
4 16 (7.69%) Dynamics 365
5 15 (7.21%) Power Platform
6 9 (4.33%) GCP
6 9 (4.33%) PowerApps
7 5 (2.40%) Azure Active Directory
7 5 (2.40%) IaaS
7 5 (2.40%) Power Automate
7 5 (2.40%) SaaS
8 4 (1.92%) Azure ExpressRoute
8 4 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (1.44%) Azure Storage
10 2 (0.96%) GitHub
10 2 (0.96%) GitHub Actions
10 2 (0.96%) OneDrive
10 2 (0.96%) Salesforce Service Cloud
10 2 (0.96%) Serverless
11 1 (0.48%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.33%) VPN
2 7 (3.37%) DHCP
2 7 (3.37%) DNS
3 6 (2.88%) Firewall
3 6 (2.88%) TCP/IP
3 6 (2.88%) WebEx
4 5 (2.40%) Extranet
4 5 (2.40%) Intranet
4 5 (2.40%) Network Security
4 5 (2.40%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (1.44%) NetScaler
5 3 (1.44%) SAN
5 3 (1.44%) SMTP
6 2 (0.96%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (0.96%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (0.96%) SD-WAN
6 2 (0.96%) Skype
6 2 (0.96%) Unified Communications
6 2 (0.96%) WAN
7 1 (0.48%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (8.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 14 (6.73%) SQL Server
3 12 (5.77%) Power BI
4 11 (5.29%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (4.81%) Big Data
6 8 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (2.40%) SQL Server 2019
7 5 (2.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (1.44%) Data Lake
8 3 (1.44%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.96%) Blockchain
9 2 (0.96%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.96%) OLAP
10 1 (0.48%) Amazon QuickSight
10 1 (0.48%) Azure SQL Database
10 1 (0.48%) Data Vault
10 1 (0.48%) OLTP
10 1 (0.48%) Parquet
10 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 13 (6.25%) Selenium
2 11 (5.29%) Ranorex
2 11 (5.29%) Visual Studio
3 7 (3.37%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (2.40%) JIRA
5 4 (1.92%) Git (software)
6 3 (1.44%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.96%) SpecFlow
7 2 (0.96%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.48%) Ant
8 1 (0.48%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.48%) Burp Suite
8 1 (0.48%) CircleCI
8 1 (0.48%) Oracle APEX
General
1 75 (36.06%) Legal
2 41 (19.71%) Finance
3 38 (18.27%) Social Skills
4 14 (6.73%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (4.81%) Banking
5 10 (4.81%) Public Sector
6 6 (2.88%) Organisational Skills
7 5 (2.40%) General Ledger
7 5 (2.40%) Marketing
8 3 (1.44%) Billing
8 3 (1.44%) Influencing Skills
8 3 (1.44%) Retail
9 2 (0.96%) Local Government
9 2 (0.96%) Presentation Skills
9 2 (0.96%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.48%) Arabic Language
10 1 (0.48%) French Language
10 1 (0.48%) German Language
10 1 (0.48%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.48%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 50 (24.04%) Analyst
2 17 (8.17%) Architect
3 16 (7.69%) Consultant
3 16 (7.69%) Support Analyst
4 15 (7.21%) Developer
4 15 (7.21%) IT Analyst
5 13 (6.25%) IT Support
6 12 (5.77%) Project Manager
6 12 (5.77%) QA Engineer
7 11 (5.29%) Automation Engineer
7 11 (5.29%) Business Analyst
7 11 (5.29%) QA Automation Engineer
8 10 (4.81%) IT Support Analyst
9 8 (3.85%) Legal Analyst
10 7 (3.37%) Applications Manager
10 7 (3.37%) Team Leader
11 6 (2.88%) Administrator
11 6 (2.88%) Data Consultant
11 6 (2.88%) Data Scientist
11 6 (2.88%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (6.73%) .NET
2 8 (3.85%) Web Services
3 4 (1.92%) REST
3 4 (1.92%) SOAP
3 4 (1.92%) XML
4 3 (1.44%) JSON
4 3 (1.44%) Middleware
5 2 (0.96%) PySpark
5 2 (0.96%) YAML
6 1 (0.48%) Apache Tika
6 1 (0.48%) CoreNLP
6 1 (0.48%) Gensim
6 1 (0.48%) Keras
6 1 (0.48%) Pandas
6 1 (0.48%) PyTorch
6 1 (0.48%) React
6 1 (0.48%) scikit-learn
6 1 (0.48%) SpaCy
6 1 (0.48%) TensorFlow
6 1 (0.48%) XGBoost
Miscellaneous
1 10 (4.81%) Management Information System
2 9 (4.33%) User Experience
3 5 (2.40%) FMCG
3 5 (2.40%) Video Conferencing
4 4 (1.92%) iPhone
5 3 (1.44%) iPad
5 3 (1.44%) Life Science
6 2 (0.96%) e-Learning
6 2 (0.96%) Hedge funds
6 2 (0.96%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (0.96%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.48%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.48%) Analytical Mindset
7 1 (0.48%) Cloud Native
7 1 (0.48%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (0.48%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.48%) PMI
7 1 (0.48%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.48%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.48%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 31 (14.90%) Windows
2 16 (7.69%) Windows 10
3 11 (5.29%) Linux
4 9 (4.33%) Windows Server
5 4 (1.92%) CoreOS
5 4 (1.92%) Ubuntu
6 2 (0.96%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (22.60%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (12.02%) Migration
3 23 (11.06%) ITIL
4 21 (10.10%) Analytics
4 21 (10.10%) Cybersecurity
5 19 (9.13%) Project Management
6 17 (8.17%) Test Automation
7 16 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
7 16 (7.69%) Change Management
7 16 (7.69%) Manual Testing
8 15 (7.21%) DevOps
9 14 (6.73%) Data Modelling
9 14 (6.73%) Document Management
9 14 (6.73%) Test Scripting
10 13 (6.25%) Data Analysis
10 13 (6.25%) Regression Testing
11 12 (5.77%) Data Protection
11 12 (5.77%) Information Security
11 12 (5.77%) Test Planning
12 11 (5.29%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 36 (17.31%) SQL
2 26 (12.50%) C#
3 22 (10.58%) Python
4 12 (5.77%) C
5 7 (3.37%) PowerShell
6 4 (1.92%) Bash Shell
6 4 (1.92%) JavaScript
7 3 (1.44%) Java
8 2 (0.96%) Perl
8 2 (0.96%) R
8 2 (0.96%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.48%) Ada
9 1 (0.48%) Apex Code
9 1 (0.48%) C++
9 1 (0.48%) Scala
Qualifications
1 18 (8.65%) Degree
2 16 (7.69%) Security Cleared
3 14 (6.73%) SC Cleared
4 9 (4.33%) CISSP
5 8 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (3.37%) CISM
6 7 (3.37%) DV Cleared
7 6 (2.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (1.92%) CCNA
8 4 (1.92%) IIBA
9 3 (1.44%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 3 (1.44%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (1.44%) Master's Degree
9 3 (1.44%) MCSE
9 3 (1.44%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (1.44%) Numerate Degree
9 3 (1.44%) SSCP
9 3 (1.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (0.96%) CompTIA Security+
10 2 (0.96%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (8.65%) QA
2 9 (4.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (3.37%) SLA
4 6 (2.88%) NIST
5 5 (2.40%) PMO
6 4 (1.92%) GDPR
6 4 (1.92%) PCI DSS
7 3 (1.44%) Data Quality
7 3 (1.44%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 1 (0.48%) COBIT
8 1 (0.48%) GRC
8 1 (0.48%) ISO 22301
8 1 (0.48%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.48%) JSP 440
System Software
1 22 (10.58%) Active Directory
2 14 (6.73%) Docker
3 5 (2.40%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (2.40%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.44%) Firmware
4 3 (1.44%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.48%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.48%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (6.25%) Kubernetes
2 12 (5.77%) Terraform
3 10 (4.81%) Ansible
4 3 (1.44%) PowerCLI
4 3 (1.44%) SCCM
4 3 (1.44%) vCenter Server
5 2 (0.96%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.96%) Puppet
6 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.48%) Nessus
6 1 (0.48%) Nmap
6 1 (0.48%) vMotion
Vendors
1 49 (23.56%) Microsoft
2 21 (10.10%) iManage
3 20 (9.62%) Intapp
4 10 (4.81%) Cisco
4 10 (4.81%) Citrix
5 7 (3.37%) HP
6 5 (2.40%) Aderant
6 5 (2.40%) VMware
7 4 (1.92%) Oracle
7 4 (1.92%) Polycom
7 4 (1.92%) Remedy
7 4 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (1.92%) SAP
7 4 (1.92%) ServiceNow
8 3 (1.44%) 3PAR
8 3 (1.44%) Apple
8 3 (1.44%) Mitel
8 3 (1.44%) MobileIron
8 3 (1.44%) Nimble Storage
8 3 (1.44%) PeopleSoft