Period
to 13 April 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 13 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Law
Central London > City of London
6 months to
13 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 72 79 77
Rank change year-on-year +7 -2 -15
Permanent jobs citing Law 189 300 380
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 3.89% 3.52% 3.70%
As % of the General category 7.83% 6.95% 7.20%
Number of salaries quoted 131 266 361
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
25th Percentile £44,375 £41,250 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year - -7.69% +18.18%
75th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
90th Percentile £88,750 £83,750 £86,250
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year - -7.69% +18.18%

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 2,414 4,319 5,278
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 49.70% 50.74% 51.44%
Number of salaries quoted 2,075 3,751 4,685
10th Percentile £42,500 £38,250 £36,250
25th Percentile £55,000 £50,000 £49,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £67,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% +3.85% +4.00%
75th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £82,500
90th Percentile £108,750 £106,250 £97,500
Central London median annual salary £75,000 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +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 13 April 2021.

Salary histogram for Law in the City of London

For the 6 months to 13 April 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 47 (24.87%) Legal
2 38 (20.11%) Azure
3 36 (19.05%) Cybersecurity
4 32 (16.93%) Microsoft
5 31 (16.40%) Finance
6 30 (15.87%) Migration
6 30 (15.87%) Windows
7 26 (13.76%) Active Directory
8 25 (13.23%) AWS
9 23 (12.17%) SQL
10 20 (10.58%) Microsoft Office
10 20 (10.58%) Citrix
10 20 (10.58%) Degree
11 19 (10.05%) Agile Software Development
11 19 (10.05%) Security Cleared
12 18 (9.52%) PowerShell
12 18 (9.52%) DevOps
13 17 (8.99%) Artificial Intelligence
13 17 (8.99%) Information Security
13 17 (8.99%) iManage
13 17 (8.99%) Microsoft 365
13 17 (8.99%) Problem-Solving
14 15 (7.94%) ITIL
15 14 (7.41%) CISSP
15 14 (7.41%) Analytics
15 14 (7.41%) SCCM
15 14 (7.41%) Presales
15 14 (7.41%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 14 (7.41%) Windows Server 2016
16 13 (6.88%) Windows Server 2019

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 8 (4.23%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.12%) MS Exchange
2 4 (2.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (0.53%) Apache
3 1 (0.53%) IIS
Applications
1 20 (10.58%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (2.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (1.06%) InfoPath
3 2 (1.06%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.53%) Adobe Captivate
4 1 (0.53%) Adobe Premiere
4 1 (0.53%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (2.65%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (1.59%) Elite 3E
2 3 (1.59%) Workday HCM
3 2 (1.06%) Carpe Diem
3 2 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.06%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.53%) Relativity
Cloud Services
1 38 (20.11%) Azure
2 25 (13.23%) AWS
3 17 (8.99%) Microsoft 365
4 9 (4.76%) GCP
4 9 (4.76%) IaaS
5 7 (3.70%) SaaS
6 6 (3.17%) PaaS
6 6 (3.17%) Power Platform
6 6 (3.17%) Serverless
7 5 (2.65%) AWS Lambda
8 4 (2.12%) Azure Active Directory
8 4 (2.12%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (2.12%) Dynamics 365
8 4 (2.12%) OneDrive
8 4 (2.12%) Rackspace Cloud
9 3 (1.59%) CloudBees
10 2 (1.06%) Azure ExpressRoute
11 1 (0.53%) Logic Apps
11 1 (0.53%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
11 1 (0.53%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.70%) DNS
2 6 (3.17%) DHCP
3 4 (2.12%) Firewall
3 4 (2.12%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.59%) NetScaler
5 2 (1.06%) Internet
5 2 (1.06%) Intranet
5 2 (1.06%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (1.06%) SAN
5 2 (1.06%) VPN
6 1 (0.53%) DMZ
6 1 (0.53%) Extranet
6 1 (0.53%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (0.53%) LAN
6 1 (0.53%) SMTP
6 1 (0.53%) WAN
6 1 (0.53%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (5.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (3.70%) Big Data
3 6 (3.17%) Power BI
4 4 (2.12%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (2.12%) SQL Server
5 3 (1.59%) MySQL
5 3 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (1.59%) Redis
5 3 (1.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.06%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.06%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.53%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.53%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 9 (4.76%) Selenium
2 8 (4.23%) Ranorex
3 4 (2.12%) GitLab
3 4 (2.12%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (2.12%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.53%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.53%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.53%) Jenkins
General
1 47 (24.87%) Legal
2 31 (16.40%) Finance
3 8 (4.23%) Marketing
3 8 (4.23%) Public Sector
4 5 (2.65%) Financial Institution
4 5 (2.65%) French Language
4 5 (2.65%) German Language
4 5 (2.65%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (2.12%) Back Office
6 3 (1.59%) General Ledger
7 2 (1.06%) Italian Language
7 2 (1.06%) Spanish Language
7 2 (1.06%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.53%) Advertising
8 1 (0.53%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.53%) Banking
8 1 (0.53%) Billing
8 1 (0.53%) Police
8 1 (0.53%) Retail
Job Titles
1 36 (19.05%) Consultant
2 35 (18.52%) Analyst
3 19 (10.05%) Developer
4 18 (9.52%) Security Consultant
5 16 (8.47%) Architect
6 10 (5.29%) IT Analyst
6 10 (5.29%) IT Support
7 9 (4.76%) Cybersecurity Consultant
8 8 (4.23%) C# Developer
8 8 (4.23%) Graduate
8 8 (4.23%) Support Analyst
9 7 (3.70%) Cloud Consultant
9 7 (3.70%) Infrastructure Architect
10 6 (3.17%) IT Support Analyst
10 6 (3.17%) Junior
10 6 (3.17%) QA Analyst
10 6 (3.17%) SQL Developer
10 6 (3.17%) Technical Analyst
11 5 (2.65%) AWS Engineer
11 5 (2.65%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.29%) .NET
2 7 (3.70%) HTML
3 6 (3.17%) CSS
3 6 (3.17%) Node.js
3 6 (3.17%) React
4 5 (2.65%) Vue.js
5 3 (1.59%) Angular 2
5 3 (1.59%) AngularJS
5 3 (1.59%) SailPoint
5 3 (1.59%) Sass
6 2 (1.06%) .NET Core
6 2 (1.06%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (1.06%) React Native
6 2 (1.06%) RxJS
6 2 (1.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (0.53%) Gensim
7 1 (0.53%) NLTK
7 1 (0.53%) PySpark
7 1 (0.53%) SpaCy
7 1 (0.53%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 12 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (4.76%) Mobile App
3 8 (4.23%) Management Information System
4 6 (3.17%) User Experience
5 5 (2.65%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 5 (2.65%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (2.12%) SCADA
7 3 (1.59%) Algorithms
7 3 (1.59%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (1.06%) Analytical Mindset
8 2 (1.06%) iPhone
8 2 (1.06%) Social Media
9 1 (0.53%) Blog
9 1 (0.53%) Cyber Defence
9 1 (0.53%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.53%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.53%) FMCG
9 1 (0.53%) Learning Management System
9 1 (0.53%) Marketing Technology
9 1 (0.53%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 30 (15.87%) Windows
2 14 (7.41%) Windows Server 2016
3 13 (6.88%) Windows Server 2019
4 11 (5.82%) Windows 10
5 9 (4.76%) Windows Server
6 8 (4.23%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (3.17%) Apple iOS
7 6 (3.17%) Linux
8 5 (2.65%) Android
9 3 (1.59%) Mac OS
9 3 (1.59%) Windows 7
10 2 (1.06%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.53%) Check Point GAiA
11 1 (0.53%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (19.05%) Cybersecurity
2 30 (15.87%) Migration
3 19 (10.05%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (9.52%) DevOps
5 17 (8.99%) Artificial Intelligence
5 17 (8.99%) Information Security
5 17 (8.99%) Problem-Solving
6 15 (7.94%) ITIL
7 14 (7.41%) Analytics
7 14 (7.41%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 14 (7.41%) Presales
8 13 (6.88%) Project Delivery
9 12 (6.35%) Machine Learning
9 12 (6.35%) Test Automation
10 11 (5.82%) Mentoring
11 10 (5.29%) Risk Management
12 9 (4.76%) Computer Science
12 9 (4.76%) Enterprise Architecture
12 9 (4.76%) SIEM
12 9 (4.76%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 23 (12.17%) SQL
2 18 (9.52%) PowerShell
3 11 (5.82%) JavaScript
4 10 (5.29%) C#
5 9 (4.76%) C
5 9 (4.76%) Python
6 4 (2.12%) Ruby
7 3 (1.59%) Bash Shell
7 3 (1.59%) Java
7 3 (1.59%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.06%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 2 (1.06%) ES6
8 2 (1.06%) PHP
8 2 (1.06%) R
8 2 (1.06%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.53%) Cython
9 1 (0.53%) VB
9 1 (0.53%) XPath
Qualifications
1 20 (10.58%) Degree
2 19 (10.05%) Security Cleared
3 14 (7.41%) CISSP
4 13 (6.88%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (6.88%) SC Cleared
5 12 (6.35%) CCNA
6 9 (4.76%) DV Cleared
7 8 (4.23%) CISM
7 8 (4.23%) MCSE
7 8 (4.23%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (2.65%) AWS Certification
8 5 (2.65%) CCNP
9 3 (1.59%) CCIE Security
9 3 (1.59%) CSSLP
9 3 (1.59%) GCFE
9 3 (1.59%) GREM
9 3 (1.59%) IIBA
9 3 (1.59%) OSCE
9 3 (1.59%) OSWP
9 3 (1.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.76%) GDPR
2 8 (4.23%) QA
3 3 (1.59%) GRC
3 3 (1.59%) PMO
4 2 (1.06%) NCSC
4 2 (1.06%) SLA
5 1 (0.53%) ISO 22301
5 1 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 26 (13.76%) Active Directory
2 7 (3.70%) XenApp
2 7 (3.70%) XenDesktop
3 6 (3.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (2.65%) Docker
5 3 (1.59%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (1.59%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (1.06%) Snort
6 2 (1.06%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 14 (7.41%) SCCM
2 10 (5.29%) Terraform
3 8 (4.23%) Kubernetes
4 7 (3.70%) SCOM
5 4 (2.12%) Microsoft Intune
6 3 (1.59%) EnCase
6 3 (1.59%) FTK
7 2 (1.06%) Ansible
7 2 (1.06%) PowerCLI
7 2 (1.06%) Puppet
7 2 (1.06%) QRadar
7 2 (1.06%) vCenter Server
8 1 (0.53%) Nessus
8 1 (0.53%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.53%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 32 (16.93%) Microsoft
2 20 (10.58%) Citrix
3 17 (8.99%) iManage
4 12 (6.35%) VMware
5 10 (5.29%) Cisco
5 10 (5.29%) Intapp
5 10 (5.29%) Oracle
5 10 (5.29%) SolarWinds
6 7 (3.70%) ServiceNow
7 5 (2.65%) Google
8 4 (2.12%) Alibaba
8 4 (2.12%) Rackspace
8 4 (2.12%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (2.12%) Workday
9 3 (1.59%) Cellebrite
9 3 (1.59%) CyberArk
9 3 (1.59%) ForgeRock
9 3 (1.59%) Nuix
10 2 (1.06%) MobileIron
10 2 (1.06%) Nimble Storage