Period
to 21 April 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 21 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Legal
Central London > City of London
6 months to
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 66 67 103
Rank change year-on-year +1 +36 -12
Permanent jobs citing Legal 485 447 396
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 4.49% 4.31% 2.88%
As % of the General category 7.64% 7.70% 4.77%
Number of salaries quoted 436 423 361
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% -2.91%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £86,250 £78,750 £78,750
Central London median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £48,500
% change year-on-year +9.52% +8.25% -3.00%

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 6,345 5,807 8,299
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 58.72% 56.00% 60.35%
Number of salaries quoted 5,624 5,275 7,489
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £96,250 £97,500 £90,000
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +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 21 April 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 21 April 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 - 1 £65,000 -
Legal
Central London

For the 6 months to 21 April 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.

1 196 (40.41%) Finance
2 188 (38.76%) Law
3 112 (23.09%) Microsoft
4 95 (19.59%) Project Management
5 93 (19.18%) SQL
6 89 (18.35%) Agile Software Development
7 78 (16.08%) Degree
8 77 (15.88%) Windows
9 67 (13.81%) Microsoft Office
10 64 (13.20%) Business Intelligence
11 55 (11.34%) Business Analysis
12 54 (11.13%) SQL Server
12 54 (11.13%) ITIL
13 50 (10.31%) Stakeholder Management
14 47 (9.69%) Elite 3E
15 46 (9.48%) SDLC
16 45 (9.28%) Aderant
17 43 (8.87%) Information Security
18 42 (8.66%) JavaScript
19 40 (8.25%) Active Directory
20 39 (8.04%) Citrix
20 39 (8.04%) Intapp
21 38 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
21 38 (7.84%) Cisco
22 37 (7.63%) HTML
23 35 (7.22%) iManage
24 34 (7.01%) Management Information System
24 34 (7.01%) Marketing
25 33 (6.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
25 33 (6.80%) CSS

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 (4.33%) MS Exchange
2 13 (2.68%) SharePoint
3 12 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (2.06%) CMS
5 9 (1.86%) Elasticsearch
5 9 (1.86%) Exchange Server 2013
5 9 (1.86%) Skype for Business
6 8 (1.65%) IIS
7 5 (1.03%) SAS
8 4 (0.82%) Confluence
9 2 (0.41%) Apache
9 2 (0.41%) ColdFusion
9 2 (0.41%) Drupal
9 2 (0.41%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.41%) WordPress
10 1 (0.21%) JBoss
10 1 (0.21%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.21%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.21%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.21%) WebSphere
Applications
1 67 (13.81%) Microsoft Office
2 27 (5.57%) Microsoft Excel
3 22 (4.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 14 (2.89%) MS Visio
5 13 (2.68%) Acrobat
6 6 (1.24%) Microsoft Project
6 6 (1.24%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (1.03%) Chatbot
8 4 (0.82%) Adobe Illustrator
8 4 (0.82%) Photoshop
9 3 (0.62%) Adobe Captivate
9 3 (0.62%) AutoCAD
9 3 (0.62%) Revit
10 2 (0.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 2 (0.41%) Camtasia
10 2 (0.41%) InVision
Business Applications
1 47 (9.69%) Elite 3E
2 7 (1.44%) Carpe Diem
3 6 (1.24%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (1.03%) Primavera
4 5 (1.03%) Visualfiles
5 4 (0.82%) PeopleSoft HCM
6 2 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.41%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.41%) NetSuite
6 2 (0.41%) PeopleSoft HRMS
7 1 (0.21%) CaseMap
7 1 (0.21%) Concordance
7 1 (0.21%) LexisNexis TimeMap
7 1 (0.21%) Relativity
7 1 (0.21%) Veritas eDiscovery
Cloud Services
1 22 (4.54%) SaaS
2 21 (4.33%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (3.71%) Microsoft Azure
4 17 (3.51%) Office 365
5 8 (1.65%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 8 (1.65%) Amazon EC2
5 8 (1.65%) Amazon S3
5 8 (1.65%) AWS CloudFormation
5 8 (1.65%) AWS Lambda
5 8 (1.65%) Serverless
6 6 (1.24%) Mimecast
7 4 (0.82%) IaaS
7 4 (0.82%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (0.41%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 1 (0.21%) Firebase
9 1 (0.21%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.21%) PaaS
9 1 (0.21%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 25 (5.15%) Firewall
2 20 (4.12%) WAN
3 19 (3.92%) LAN
4 17 (3.51%) VPN
5 13 (2.68%) Wireless
6 12 (2.47%) Skype
7 11 (2.27%) VoIP
8 9 (1.86%) Internet
9 8 (1.65%) SAN
10 7 (1.44%) DNS
10 7 (1.44%) TCP/IP
11 6 (1.24%) DHCP
11 6 (1.24%) Remote Desktop
12 5 (1.03%) Intranet
12 5 (1.03%) Network Security
13 4 (0.82%) Cisco Nexus
13 4 (0.82%) Intrusion Detection
13 4 (0.82%) IP Telephony
13 4 (0.82%) Unified Communications
14 3 (0.62%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (11.13%) SQL Server
2 33 (6.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (3.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (3.30%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (2.27%) NoSQL
6 10 (2.06%) MySQL
6 10 (2.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 8 (1.65%) MarkLogic
8 5 (1.03%) Microsoft Power View
8 5 (1.03%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (1.03%) Power BI
8 5 (1.03%) PowerPivot
9 4 (0.82%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (0.62%) Oracle Database
10 3 (0.62%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (0.62%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (0.62%) Oracle Database 12c
10 3 (0.62%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.41%) Amazon Redshift
11 2 (0.41%) EDMS
Development Applications
1 19 (3.92%) Git (software)
2 9 (1.86%) Jenkins
3 8 (1.65%) git-flow
3 8 (1.65%) JIRA
3 8 (1.65%) Visual Studio Team System
4 7 (1.44%) Visual Studio
5 6 (1.24%) Babel
5 6 (1.24%) webpack
6 5 (1.03%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (0.82%) Selenium
8 3 (0.62%) Eclipse
8 3 (0.62%) HP UFT
8 3 (0.62%) SoapUI
8 3 (0.62%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.41%) Dreamweaver
9 2 (0.41%) Grunt
9 2 (0.41%) MSBuild
9 2 (0.41%) NUnit
9 2 (0.41%) Vagrant
9 2 (0.41%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 196 (40.41%) Finance
2 188 (38.76%) Law
3 34 (7.01%) Marketing
4 30 (6.19%) Banking
5 21 (4.33%) Retail
6 11 (2.27%) Back Office
7 8 (1.65%) Advertising
8 6 (1.24%) Publishing
9 5 (1.03%) Billing
9 5 (1.03%) Games
9 5 (1.03%) Japanese Language
9 5 (1.03%) Military
9 5 (1.03%) Telecoms
10 3 (0.62%) Private Banking
11 2 (0.41%) Front Office
11 2 (0.41%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.21%) Automotive
12 1 (0.21%) French Language
12 1 (0.21%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.21%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 164 (33.81%) Analyst
2 62 (12.78%) Developer
3 59 (12.16%) Project Manager
4 53 (10.93%) Business Analyst
5 34 (7.01%) Support Analyst
6 31 (6.39%) Systems Analyst
7 29 (5.98%) Business Manager
8 28 (5.77%) Consultant
9 26 (5.36%) Trainer
10 24 (4.95%) Architect
11 22 (4.54%) Financial Analyst
11 22 (4.54%) Project Analyst
12 21 (4.33%) IT Analyst
12 21 (4.33%) Solutions Architect
13 19 (3.92%) Finance Systems Analyst
13 19 (3.92%) Help Desk Analyst
13 19 (3.92%) Service Analyst
13 19 (3.92%) Service Desk Analyst
13 19 (3.92%) Software Developer
14 17 (3.51%) Legal Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (7.63%) HTML
2 33 (6.80%) CSS
3 32 (6.60%) .NET
4 15 (3.09%) HTML5
5 14 (2.89%) CSS3
6 12 (2.47%) XML
7 10 (2.06%) AngularJS
7 10 (2.06%) ASP.NET
7 10 (2.06%) React
8 9 (1.86%) FIX Protocol
8 9 (1.86%) RESTful
9 8 (1.65%) Node.js
10 6 (1.24%) jQuery
11 5 (1.03%) Sass
12 4 (0.82%) .NET Framework
12 4 (0.82%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (0.82%) WinForms
12 4 (0.82%) WPF
12 4 (0.82%) XSLT
13 3 (0.62%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 38 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (7.01%) Management Information System
3 30 (6.19%) Computer Science
4 14 (2.89%) Blackberry
4 14 (2.89%) iPhone
5 13 (2.68%) Data Centre
5 13 (2.68%) e-Learning
6 10 (2.06%) User Experience
7 9 (1.86%) Self-Motivation
8 8 (1.65%) Data Protection Act
9 7 (1.44%) Fintech
10 6 (1.24%) Private Cloud
10 6 (1.24%) Smartphone
11 5 (1.03%) BYOD
11 5 (1.03%) PMI
12 4 (0.82%) Animation
12 4 (0.82%) Digital Media
12 4 (0.82%) Social Media
12 4 (0.82%) Video Conferencing
12 4 (0.82%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 77 (15.88%) Windows
2 25 (5.15%) Windows 10
3 21 (4.33%) Android
3 21 (4.33%) Windows Server
4 19 (3.92%) Linux
5 16 (3.30%) Windows 7
6 8 (1.65%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (1.65%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (1.44%) Apple iOS
8 5 (1.03%) Unix
8 5 (1.03%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (0.62%) Mac OS X
9 3 (0.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.21%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (19.59%) Project Management
2 89 (18.35%) Agile Software Development
3 64 (13.20%) Business Intelligence
4 55 (11.34%) Business Analysis
5 54 (11.13%) ITIL
6 50 (10.31%) Stakeholder Management
7 46 (9.48%) SDLC
8 43 (8.87%) Information Security
9 32 (6.60%) Document Management
10 30 (6.19%) Data Protection
11 28 (5.77%) Change Management
11 28 (5.77%) PRINCE2
12 27 (5.57%) Business Continuity
13 26 (5.36%) Collaborative Working
14 25 (5.15%) Continuous Improvement
15 24 (4.95%) Business Development
15 24 (4.95%) Line Management
15 24 (4.95%) Migration
16 23 (4.74%) Process Management
16 23 (4.74%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 93 (19.18%) SQL
2 42 (8.66%) JavaScript
3 28 (5.77%) C#
4 18 (3.71%) Java
5 15 (3.09%) C
6 10 (2.06%) PowerShell
7 9 (1.86%) PL/SQL
8 8 (1.65%) Perl
8 8 (1.65%) Python
8 8 (1.65%) XQuery
9 7 (1.44%) Shell Script
9 7 (1.44%) T-SQL
10 6 (1.24%) ES6
10 6 (1.24%) PHP
11 5 (1.03%) Prolog
11 5 (1.03%) TypeScript
11 5 (1.03%) VBA
12 3 (0.62%) C++
12 3 (0.62%) VBScript
13 2 (0.41%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 78 (16.08%) Degree
2 22 (4.54%) Computer Science Degree
3 21 (4.33%) CISSP
4 20 (4.12%) CISA
4 20 (4.12%) ISEB
5 17 (3.51%) PMI Certification
6 16 (3.30%) CISM
7 12 (2.47%) PMP
8 10 (2.06%) IIBA
8 10 (2.06%) ITIL Certification
8 10 (2.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 7 (1.44%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (1.24%) CBAP
10 6 (1.24%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (1.03%) Six Sigma Black Belt
12 4 (0.82%) MCSE
13 3 (0.62%) (ISC)2 CCSP
13 3 (0.62%) CCNA
13 3 (0.62%) CCSP
13 3 (0.62%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (6.60%) GDPR
2 20 (4.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 15 (3.09%) PMO
4 10 (2.06%) MiFID
5 9 (1.86%) PCI DSS
6 8 (1.65%) Cyber Essentials
7 6 (1.24%) QA
8 5 (1.03%) SLA
9 4 (0.82%) ISO 9001
10 3 (0.62%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 3 (0.62%) ISO 22301
11 1 (0.21%) Data Quality
11 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27005
11 1 (0.21%) NIST 800
11 1 (0.21%) SEPA
System Software
1 40 (8.25%) Active Directory
2 15 (3.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (2.27%) Hyper-V
4 10 (2.06%) XenDesktop
5 9 (1.86%) XenApp
6 7 (1.44%) Docker
7 3 (0.62%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (0.62%) vSphere
8 1 (0.21%) DFS Replication
8 1 (0.21%) Firmware
8 1 (0.21%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 6 (1.24%) SCCM
2 3 (0.62%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (0.62%) Data Guard
2 3 (0.62%) EMC NetWorker
2 3 (0.62%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 3 (0.62%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (0.62%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (0.62%) Perfmon
2 3 (0.62%) vCenter Server
3 2 (0.41%) Ansible
3 2 (0.41%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.41%) Puppet
3 2 (0.41%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (0.21%) Cisco IPCC
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
Vendors
1 112 (23.09%) Microsoft
2 45 (9.28%) Aderant
3 39 (8.04%) Citrix
3 39 (8.04%) Intapp
4 38 (7.84%) Cisco
5 35 (7.22%) iManage
6 29 (5.98%) VMware
7 20 (4.12%) Adobe
8 15 (3.09%) LexisNexis
9 13 (2.68%) Workday
10 9 (1.86%) Oracle
10 9 (1.86%) Splunk
11 8 (1.65%) New Relic
11 8 (1.65%) SAP
12 7 (1.44%) HP
12 7 (1.44%) Siebel
12 7 (1.44%) Xerox
13 6 (1.24%) PeopleSoft
13 6 (1.24%) Salesforce.com
14 5 (1.03%) CheckPoint