Period
to 18 June 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Legal over the 6 months to 18 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Legal
Central London > City of London
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 69 57 106
Rank change year-on-year -12 +49 -15
Permanent jobs citing Legal 470 478 402
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 4.26% 4.72% 3.00%
As % of the General category 7.32% 8.47% 4.97%
Number of salaries quoted 424 423 372
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% -0.99%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,500
90th Percentile £85,875 £78,750 £78,750
Central London median annual salary £57,500 £53,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +8.49% +6.00% -

Legal 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 6,420 5,643 8,082
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 58.21% 55.72% 60.35%
Number of salaries quoted 5,701 5,064 7,319
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £37,000 £35,000 £34,750
90th Percentile £96,250 £96,250 £88,750
Central London median annual salary £60,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +0.83% +4.35% +4.55%

Legal
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Legal as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Legal in the City of London

Legal
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Legal in the City of London.

Salary trend for Legal in the City of London

Legal
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Legal in the City of London over the 6 months to 18 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Legal in the City of London

Legal
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 Legal within the City of London region over the 6 months to 18 June 2018. 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
London Bridge - 2 £57,500 -
Legal
Central London

For the 6 months to 18 June 2018, IT jobs citing Legal 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 Legal.

1 183 (38.94%) Law
2 173 (36.81%) Finance
3 117 (24.89%) Microsoft
4 106 (22.55%) Project Management
5 84 (17.87%) Windows
6 83 (17.66%) Agile Software Development
7 82 (17.45%) SQL
8 74 (15.74%) Microsoft Office
9 71 (15.11%) Degree
10 59 (12.55%) Business Analysis
11 58 (12.34%) Stakeholder Management
12 52 (11.06%) Information Security
13 50 (10.64%) ITIL
14 47 (10.00%) SQL Server
15 46 (9.79%) Business Intelligence
16 44 (9.36%) SDLC
17 43 (9.15%) Analytical Skills
18 39 (8.30%) Active Directory
19 37 (7.87%) Cisco
20 36 (7.66%) Change Management
21 33 (7.02%) Banking
21 33 (7.02%) Citrix
21 33 (7.02%) iManage
22 32 (6.81%) Data Protection
23 31 (6.60%) Aderant
24 30 (6.38%) .NET
24 30 (6.38%) Elite 3E
25 29 (6.17%) Intapp
25 29 (6.17%) Windows Server
25 29 (6.17%) Firewall

Legal
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 (4.47%) MS Exchange
2 13 (2.77%) Exchange Server 2013
3 10 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (2.13%) SharePoint
4 9 (1.91%) Skype for Business
5 8 (1.70%) IIS
6 7 (1.49%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (1.28%) CMS
8 5 (1.06%) Confluence
8 5 (1.06%) SAS
9 3 (0.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (0.43%) Apache
10 2 (0.43%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.43%) Drupal
10 2 (0.43%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.21%) JBoss
11 1 (0.21%) nginx
11 1 (0.21%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.21%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.21%) WordPress
Applications
1 74 (15.74%) Microsoft Office
2 23 (4.89%) Microsoft Excel
3 13 (2.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 10 (2.13%) Acrobat
5 7 (1.49%) MS Visio
6 6 (1.28%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (1.06%) Microsoft Project
8 3 (0.64%) Adobe Captivate
8 3 (0.64%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (0.64%) AutoCAD
8 3 (0.64%) Chatbot
8 3 (0.64%) Photoshop
8 3 (0.64%) Revit
9 2 (0.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 2 (0.43%) Camtasia
9 2 (0.43%) InVision
Business Applications
1 30 (6.38%) Elite 3E
2 10 (2.13%) PeopleSoft HCM
3 5 (1.06%) Primavera
4 3 (0.64%) Carpe Diem
4 3 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.43%) NetSuite
5 2 (0.43%) PeopleSoft HRMS
5 2 (0.43%) SAP ERP
5 2 (0.43%) SAP MM
6 1 (0.21%) CaseMap
6 1 (0.21%) Concordance
6 1 (0.21%) LexisNexis TimeMap
6 1 (0.21%) Veritas eDiscovery
Cloud Services
1 26 (5.53%) SaaS
2 23 (4.89%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (4.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (3.19%) Office 365
4 7 (1.49%) Mimecast
5 5 (1.06%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 5 (1.06%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (1.06%) Amazon S3
5 5 (1.06%) AWS CloudFormation
5 5 (1.06%) AWS Lambda
5 5 (1.06%) Serverless
6 4 (0.85%) IaaS
6 4 (0.85%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 3 (0.64%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.43%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (0.43%) Firebase
9 1 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 1 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.21%) IBM Blueworks
9 1 (0.21%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (6.17%) Firewall
2 18 (3.83%) LAN
2 18 (3.83%) WAN
3 14 (2.98%) Skype
4 13 (2.77%) VPN
5 12 (2.55%) Wireless
6 10 (2.13%) DNS
6 10 (2.13%) Internet
6 10 (2.13%) VoIP
7 9 (1.91%) Network Security
8 7 (1.49%) DHCP
8 7 (1.49%) SAN
9 6 (1.28%) Intranet
10 5 (1.06%) Cisco Nexus
10 5 (1.06%) TCP/IP
11 4 (0.85%) Intrusion Detection
11 4 (0.85%) Unified Communications
11 4 (0.85%) VLAN
11 4 (0.85%) WebEx
11 4 (0.85%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 25 (5.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 16 (3.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (2.34%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (2.13%) Blockchain
6 9 (1.91%) MySQL
6 9 (1.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 8 (1.70%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (1.49%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (1.06%) MarkLogic
9 5 (1.06%) Microsoft Power View
9 5 (1.06%) NoSQL
9 5 (1.06%) Power BI
9 5 (1.06%) PowerPivot
10 3 (0.64%) Oracle Database
10 3 (0.64%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (0.64%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (0.64%) Oracle Database 12c
11 2 (0.43%) EDMS
Development Applications
1 10 (2.13%) Git (software)
1 10 (2.13%) JIRA
2 6 (1.28%) Jenkins
3 5 (1.06%) git-flow
3 5 (1.06%) Visual Studio Team System
4 4 (0.85%) Selenium
5 3 (0.64%) HP UFT
5 3 (0.64%) SoapUI
5 3 (0.64%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (0.64%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (0.64%) TeamCity
5 3 (0.64%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.43%) Babel
6 2 (0.43%) Grunt
6 2 (0.43%) gulp
6 2 (0.43%) Moq
6 2 (0.43%) MSBuild
6 2 (0.43%) MSTest
6 2 (0.43%) Vagrant
6 2 (0.43%) webpack
General
1 183 (38.94%) Law
2 173 (36.81%) Finance
3 33 (7.02%) Banking
4 29 (6.17%) Marketing
5 18 (3.83%) Retail
6 12 (2.55%) Back Office
7 10 (2.13%) Advertising
8 7 (1.49%) Billing
9 5 (1.06%) Games
9 5 (1.06%) Investment Banking
9 5 (1.06%) Japanese Language
9 5 (1.06%) Military
10 3 (0.64%) General Ledger
10 3 (0.64%) Private Banking
10 3 (0.64%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.43%) Front Office
12 1 (0.21%) Digital Economy
12 1 (0.21%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 171 (36.38%) Analyst
2 66 (14.04%) Project Manager
3 64 (13.62%) Business Analyst
4 52 (11.06%) Developer
5 34 (7.23%) Business Manager
6 31 (6.60%) Project Analyst
6 31 (6.60%) Support Analyst
7 29 (6.17%) IT Analyst
8 28 (5.96%) Trainer
9 24 (5.11%) Systems Analyst
10 23 (4.89%) Business Project Manager
10 23 (4.89%) Consultant
11 22 (4.68%) IT Trainer
12 18 (3.83%) Senior Analyst
12 18 (3.83%) Software Analyst
13 17 (3.62%) Legal Analyst
14 16 (3.40%) Financial Analyst
14 16 (3.40%) IT Manager
14 16 (3.40%) Security Analyst
15 15 (3.19%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (6.38%) .NET
2 28 (5.96%) HTML
3 25 (5.32%) CSS
4 11 (2.34%) ASP.NET
5 9 (1.91%) AngularJS
5 9 (1.91%) FIX Protocol
5 9 (1.91%) HTML5
6 7 (1.49%) CSS3
6 7 (1.49%) RESTful
6 7 (1.49%) XML
7 5 (1.06%) WCF
7 5 (1.06%) Web Services
8 4 (0.85%) jQuery
8 4 (0.85%) React
8 4 (0.85%) Sass
8 4 (0.85%) WPF
9 3 (0.64%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (0.64%) Node.js
9 3 (0.64%) RabbitMQ
9 3 (0.64%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 43 (9.15%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (5.53%) Management Information System
3 23 (4.89%) Computer Science
4 20 (4.26%) e-Learning
5 14 (2.98%) Blackberry
6 13 (2.77%) iPhone
6 13 (2.77%) Self-Motivation
7 11 (2.34%) Data Centre
7 11 (2.34%) User Experience
8 9 (1.91%) Fintech
9 6 (1.28%) Private Cloud
9 6 (1.28%) Video Conferencing
10 5 (1.06%) BYOD
10 5 (1.06%) Virtual Team
11 4 (0.85%) Animation
11 4 (0.85%) Data Protection Act
11 4 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (0.85%) HP StoreVirtual
11 4 (0.85%) Mobile App
11 4 (0.85%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 84 (17.87%) Windows
2 29 (6.17%) Windows Server
3 24 (5.11%) Windows 10
4 18 (3.83%) Linux
5 17 (3.62%) Android
5 17 (3.62%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (3.40%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (2.13%) Windows 7
8 6 (1.28%) Apple iOS
8 6 (1.28%) Windows 8
9 3 (0.64%) Mac OS X
9 3 (0.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.64%) Unix
9 3 (0.64%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (22.55%) Project Management
2 83 (17.66%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (12.55%) Business Analysis
4 58 (12.34%) Stakeholder Management
5 52 (11.06%) Information Security
6 50 (10.64%) ITIL
7 46 (9.79%) Business Intelligence
8 44 (9.36%) SDLC
9 36 (7.66%) Change Management
10 32 (6.81%) Data Protection
11 28 (5.96%) ETL
12 27 (5.74%) Document Management
13 23 (4.89%) Business Continuity
13 23 (4.89%) PRINCE2
14 22 (4.68%) Continuous Improvement
15 21 (4.47%) Line Management
15 21 (4.47%) Problem-Solving
15 21 (4.47%) Risk Management
16 20 (4.26%) Scrum
17 19 (4.04%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 82 (17.45%) SQL
2 26 (5.53%) JavaScript
3 25 (5.32%) C#
4 16 (3.40%) C
5 13 (2.77%) PowerShell
6 12 (2.55%) VBA
7 10 (2.13%) Java
8 9 (1.91%) Python
9 8 (1.70%) T-SQL
10 7 (1.49%) Shell Script
11 6 (1.28%) Perl
11 6 (1.28%) PL/SQL
11 6 (1.28%) TypeScript
12 5 (1.06%) PHP
12 5 (1.06%) Prolog
12 5 (1.06%) VBScript
12 5 (1.06%) XQuery
13 2 (0.43%) ABAP
13 2 (0.43%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.43%) C++
Qualifications
1 71 (15.11%) Degree
2 23 (4.89%) CISSP
3 20 (4.26%) CISM
4 18 (3.83%) CISA
5 17 (3.62%) Computer Science Degree
6 14 (2.98%) ISEB
7 13 (2.77%) PMI Certification
8 10 (2.13%) IIBA
9 9 (1.91%) CBAP
9 9 (1.91%) Cisco Certification
9 9 (1.91%) PMP
10 7 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
10 7 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 6 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
12 4 (0.85%) CCIE
12 4 (0.85%) CCNP
12 4 (0.85%) CEH
12 4 (0.85%) GIAC
12 4 (0.85%) GSEC
12 4 (0.85%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (5.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 26 (5.53%) GDPR
3 16 (3.40%) PMO
4 15 (3.19%) Cyber Essentials
5 11 (2.34%) QA
6 9 (1.91%) MiFID
7 6 (1.28%) SLA
8 5 (1.06%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 5 (1.06%) ISO 9001
8 5 (1.06%) PCI DSS
9 4 (0.85%) COBIT
10 3 (0.64%) ISO 22301
11 1 (0.21%) Data Quality
11 1 (0.21%) GCP
11 1 (0.21%) HIPAA
11 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 39 (8.30%) Active Directory
2 17 (3.62%) Hyper-V
3 16 (3.40%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (2.13%) XenDesktop
5 8 (1.70%) Docker
6 7 (1.49%) XenApp
7 3 (0.64%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.43%) DFS Replication
8 2 (0.43%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (0.43%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.21%) RHEV
9 1 (0.21%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (1.91%) SCCM
2 3 (0.64%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (0.64%) Data Guard
2 3 (0.64%) EMC NetWorker
2 3 (0.64%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 3 (0.64%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (0.64%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (0.64%) Perfmon
2 3 (0.64%) vCenter Server
3 2 (0.43%) Ansible
3 2 (0.43%) Backup Exec
3 2 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.43%) Puppet
4 1 (0.21%) DameWare
4 1 (0.21%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (0.21%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.21%) SCOM
4 1 (0.21%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.21%) WSUS
Vendors
1 117 (24.89%) Microsoft
2 37 (7.87%) Cisco
3 33 (7.02%) Citrix
3 33 (7.02%) iManage
4 31 (6.60%) Aderant
5 29 (6.17%) Intapp
6 22 (4.68%) VMware
7 21 (4.47%) Workday
8 18 (3.83%) SAP
9 16 (3.40%) Adobe
10 12 (2.55%) PeopleSoft
11 10 (2.13%) CheckPoint
12 8 (1.70%) HP
13 7 (1.49%) LexisNexis
13 7 (1.49%) Oracle
13 7 (1.49%) Siebel
13 7 (1.49%) Splunk
13 7 (1.49%) Xerox
14 5 (1.06%) New Relic
14 5 (1.06%) ServiceNow