Period
to 22 September 2019

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 22 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Legal
Central London > City of London
6 months to
22 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 163 103 64
Rank change year-on-year -60 -39 +22
Permanent jobs citing Legal 175 356 433
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.76% 3.24% 4.25%
As % of the General category 3.56% 5.87% 7.44%
Number of salaries quoted 158 322 363
City of London median annual salary £55,000 £63,750 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.73% +15.91% +4.76%
10th Percentile £36,000 £33,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £80,550 £87,375 £82,500
Central London median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.17% +9.09% +4.76%

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 4,918 6,066 5,823
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 49.46% 55.22% 57.20%
Number of salaries quoted 4,292 5,402 5,200
City of London median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% -
10th Percentile £38,750 £36,250 £35,950
90th Percentile £99,875 £95,000 £97,500
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +3.45%

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 22 September 2019.

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 22 September 2019. 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 -3 2 £71,250 +58.33%
London Bridge -9 2 £58,750 +17.50%
Legal
Central London

For the 6 months to 22 September 2019, 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 65 (37.14%) Law
2 57 (32.57%) Finance
3 51 (29.14%) Windows
4 38 (21.71%) SQL
5 37 (21.14%) Degree
6 35 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
7 33 (18.86%) Microsoft
8 31 (17.71%) Microsoft Office
9 28 (16.00%) Active Directory
10 26 (14.86%) ITIL
11 25 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
12 23 (13.14%) Business Intelligence
12 23 (13.14%) Project Management
12 23 (13.14%) Agile Software Development
12 23 (13.14%) Analytics
13 18 (10.29%) JavaScript
14 17 (9.71%) Information Security
14 17 (9.71%) Windows 10
15 16 (9.14%) Azure
15 16 (9.14%) SQL Server
15 16 (9.14%) ETL
16 15 (8.57%) VMware
16 15 (8.57%) Windows Server
17 14 (8.00%) iManage
17 14 (8.00%) Management Information System
17 14 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
17 14 (8.00%) Cisco
17 14 (8.00%) Service Delivery
18 13 (7.43%) Citrix
18 13 (7.43%) Data Governance

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 11 (6.29%) MS Exchange
2 8 (4.57%) CMS
3 5 (2.86%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 4 (2.29%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (2.29%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.14%) Apache
5 2 (1.14%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.14%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.14%) Zope
6 1 (0.57%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.57%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 31 (17.71%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (3.43%) Photoshop
3 5 (2.86%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (2.29%) S-PLUS
5 3 (1.71%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (1.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 1 (0.57%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 10 (5.71%) Elite 3E
2 4 (2.29%) Carpe Diem
3 1 (0.57%) Magento
3 1 (0.57%) SAP MDG
3 1 (0.57%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 16 (9.14%) Azure
2 13 (7.43%) Office 365
3 12 (6.86%) Power Platform
4 7 (4.00%) SaaS
5 2 (1.14%) Amazon EMR
5 2 (1.14%) Amazon S3
5 2 (1.14%) AWS
6 1 (0.57%) Azure Stack
6 1 (0.57%) BrowserStack
6 1 (0.57%) GCP
6 1 (0.57%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.57%) PaaS
6 1 (0.57%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.71%) Firewall
2 9 (5.14%) DNS
3 7 (4.00%) DHCP
4 6 (3.43%) LAN
4 6 (3.43%) Network Security
4 6 (3.43%) WAN
5 5 (2.86%) Wireless
6 4 (2.29%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (2.29%) TCP/IP
7 3 (1.71%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (1.71%) MPLS
7 3 (1.71%) SAN
7 3 (1.71%) VLAN
8 2 (1.14%) SSL
8 2 (1.14%) VPN
8 2 (1.14%) Wireless Security
9 1 (0.57%) 3G
9 1 (0.57%) Ethernet
9 1 (0.57%) HTTP
9 1 (0.57%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (9.14%) SQL Server
2 14 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (6.86%) Power BI
3 12 (6.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (6.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (5.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 8 (4.57%) Big Data
6 5 (2.86%) NoSQL
6 5 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (2.29%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.14%) Apache Hive
8 2 (1.14%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.14%) HDInsight
8 2 (1.14%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.14%) Neo4j
8 2 (1.14%) Redis
8 2 (1.14%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.14%) SQL Server 2017
9 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 5 (2.86%) Selenium
2 4 (2.29%) JIRA
3 3 (1.71%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.14%) Cucumber
4 2 (1.14%) eggPlant
4 2 (1.14%) SpecFlow
4 2 (1.14%) TeamCity
4 2 (1.14%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.57%) Gatling
5 1 (0.57%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.57%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.57%) JMeter
5 1 (0.57%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.57%) SonarQube
5 1 (0.57%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 65 (37.14%) Law
2 57 (32.57%) Finance
3 12 (6.86%) Banking
4 6 (3.43%) Marketing
5 2 (1.14%) Dutch Language
5 2 (1.14%) German Language
5 2 (1.14%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.14%) Retail
6 1 (0.57%) Back Office
6 1 (0.57%) French Language
6 1 (0.57%) Games
6 1 (0.57%) Italian Language
6 1 (0.57%) Public Sector
6 1 (0.57%) Publishing
6 1 (0.57%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 60 (34.29%) Analyst
2 17 (9.71%) IT Manager
3 15 (8.57%) IT Analyst
4 13 (7.43%) Consultant
4 13 (7.43%) IT Support
5 10 (5.71%) Developer
5 10 (5.71%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 10 (5.71%) IT Services Manager
5 10 (5.71%) Service Manager
6 9 (5.14%) Support Analyst
7 8 (4.57%) Service Desk Manager
8 7 (4.00%) Project Manager
8 7 (4.00%) Security Analyst
8 7 (4.00%) SQL Analyst
8 7 (4.00%) Workday Analyst
9 6 (3.43%) Business Analyst
9 6 (3.43%) Cisco Security Analyst
9 6 (3.43%) IT Support Analyst
9 6 (3.43%) Operations Manager
9 6 (3.43%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (6.86%) XML
2 9 (5.14%) CSS
2 9 (5.14%) Natural Language Processing
2 9 (5.14%) Regular Expression
3 5 (2.86%) HTML
4 3 (1.71%) MDX
4 3 (1.71%) Middleware
4 3 (1.71%) RESTful
5 2 (1.14%) .NET
5 2 (1.14%) CherryPy
5 2 (1.14%) Django
5 2 (1.14%) Flask
5 2 (1.14%) HTML5
5 2 (1.14%) LAPP Stack
5 2 (1.14%) Pyramid
5 2 (1.14%) REST
6 1 (0.57%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.57%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (0.57%) SAP Fiori
6 1 (0.57%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 35 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (8.00%) Management Information System
3 11 (6.29%) User Experience
4 9 (5.14%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (4.00%) Data Centre
6 6 (3.43%) iPhone
6 6 (3.43%) Reinsurance
7 4 (2.29%) Analytical Mindset
7 4 (2.29%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (1.71%) Data Structures
8 3 (1.71%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.71%) Self-Motivation
9 2 (1.14%) BBC
9 2 (1.14%) Blackberry
9 2 (1.14%) Microsoft Licensing
10 1 (0.57%) Cyberattack
10 1 (0.57%) e-Learning
10 1 (0.57%) Freedom of Information
10 1 (0.57%) Greenfield Project
10 1 (0.57%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 51 (29.14%) Windows
2 17 (9.71%) Windows 10
3 15 (8.57%) Windows Server
4 10 (5.71%) Unix
4 10 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (4.57%) Windows 7
6 5 (2.86%) Android
6 5 (2.86%) Linux
7 3 (1.71%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.57%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.57%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.57%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (14.86%) ITIL
2 25 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
3 23 (13.14%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (13.14%) Analytics
3 23 (13.14%) Business Intelligence
3 23 (13.14%) Project Management
4 17 (9.71%) Information Security
5 16 (9.14%) ETL
6 14 (8.00%) Service Delivery
7 13 (7.43%) Data Governance
8 12 (6.86%) Stakeholder Management
9 11 (6.29%) Document Management
9 11 (6.29%) E-Discovery
10 10 (5.71%) Decision-Making
10 10 (5.71%) Problem Management
10 10 (5.71%) Process Improvement
10 10 (5.71%) Project Delivery
11 9 (5.14%) Artificial Intelligence
11 9 (5.14%) Software Engineering
11 9 (5.14%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (21.71%) SQL
2 18 (10.29%) JavaScript
3 10 (5.71%) Perl
3 10 (5.71%) VB
4 9 (5.14%) T-SQL
5 8 (4.57%) C#
6 7 (4.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 6 (3.43%) Python
8 5 (2.86%) Java
9 3 (1.71%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.14%) Scala
10 2 (1.14%) VBA
10 2 (1.14%) VBScript
11 1 (0.57%) C
11 1 (0.57%) PHP
11 1 (0.57%) Ruby
11 1 (0.57%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 37 (21.14%) Degree
2 11 (6.29%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (5.71%) CCNA
4 7 (4.00%) CCNP
5 5 (2.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 4 (2.29%) CISM
6 4 (2.29%) CISSP
6 4 (2.29%) Master's Degree
7 3 (1.71%) CCIE
7 3 (1.71%) CEH
7 3 (1.71%) CISA
7 3 (1.71%) GIAC
7 3 (1.71%) GSEC
7 3 (1.71%) MCITP
7 3 (1.71%) MCSE
7 3 (1.71%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (1.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (1.14%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (1.14%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.57%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.86%) GDPR
2 11 (6.29%) Data Quality
3 10 (5.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (2.86%) Cyber Essentials
4 5 (2.86%) QA
4 5 (2.86%) Solvency II
5 4 (2.29%) SLA
6 3 (1.71%) Dodd-Frank
6 3 (1.71%) EMIR
6 3 (1.71%) FATCA
6 3 (1.71%) MiFID
6 3 (1.71%) NIST
7 2 (1.14%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.57%) COBIT
8 1 (0.57%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 1 (0.57%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 1 (0.57%) PMO
8 1 (0.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 28 (16.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (4.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (3.43%) Hyper-V
3 6 (3.43%) XenApp
4 2 (1.14%) HDFS
4 2 (1.14%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.57%) Docker
5 1 (0.57%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.57%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.57%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (0.57%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (5.14%) SCCM
2 5 (2.86%) TeamSite
3 2 (1.14%) Terraform
4 1 (0.57%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (0.57%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.57%) Puppet
4 1 (0.57%) Rancher
Vendors
1 33 (18.86%) Microsoft
2 15 (8.57%) VMware
3 14 (8.00%) Cisco
3 14 (8.00%) iManage
4 13 (7.43%) Citrix
5 8 (4.57%) Tableau
6 7 (4.00%) CheckPoint
6 7 (4.00%) Workday
7 6 (3.43%) Adobe
7 6 (3.43%) SAP
8 5 (2.86%) Intapp
9 4 (2.29%) Apple
10 3 (1.71%) Avaya
10 3 (1.71%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (1.14%) Atlassian
11 2 (1.14%) Dell
11 2 (1.14%) Google
11 2 (1.14%) Informatica
11 2 (1.14%) Mitel
11 2 (1.14%) Sun