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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 20 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Legal
Central London > City of London
6 months to
20 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 83 104 122
Rank change year-on-year +21 +18 -2
Permanent jobs citing Legal 255 147 167
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 3.45% 2.94% 2.34%
As % of the General category 5.44% 4.79% 3.84%
Number of salaries quoted 198 120 137
10th Percentile £42,350 £34,875 £32,500
25th Percentile £51,250 £42,500 £40,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £64,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +16.36% - -5.17%
75th Percentile £77,500 £62,500 £78,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £77,500 £85,000
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +18.18% - -8.33%

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 4,687 3,068 4,345
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 63.43% 61.36% 60.97%
Number of salaries quoted 3,656 2,689 3,791
10th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
25th Percentile £56,250 £53,250 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £72,500 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year - +7.41% +3.85%
75th Percentile £95,000 £88,750 £86,250
90th Percentile £110,000 £107,650 £105,000
Central London median annual salary £72,500 £72,500 £67,500
% change year-on-year - +7.41% +3.85%

Legal
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Legal as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Legal in the City of London over the 6 months to 20 May 2022.

Salary histogram for Legal in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 May 2022, 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.

1 121 (47.45%) Finance
2 63 (24.71%) Law
3 51 (20.00%) Agile
3 51 (20.00%) Social Skills
4 44 (17.25%) Microsoft
5 43 (16.86%) GDPR
6 40 (15.69%) Data Protection
6 40 (15.69%) Azure
7 37 (14.51%) Microsoft 365
8 35 (13.73%) Microsoft Office
9 31 (12.16%) Project Management
10 30 (11.76%) Degree
11 28 (10.98%) SQL
12 27 (10.59%) ITIL
13 26 (10.20%) Financial Institution
14 25 (9.80%) Stakeholder Management
15 24 (9.41%) Change Management
15 24 (9.41%) Cybersecurity
15 24 (9.41%) Decision-Making
16 23 (9.02%) Problem-Solving
16 23 (9.02%) Supplier Management
16 23 (9.02%) Incident Management
16 23 (9.02%) Windows
17 22 (8.63%) Business Intelligence
17 22 (8.63%) Information Security
17 22 (8.63%) Banking
18 21 (8.24%) Hedge funds
19 20 (7.84%) Windows 10
20 19 (7.45%) Project Delivery
21 18 (7.06%) Power Platform

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 10 (3.92%) SharePoint
2 8 (3.14%) Confluence
3 5 (1.96%) SAS
4 3 (1.18%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.39%) Apache
5 1 (0.39%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.39%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.39%) CMS
5 1 (0.39%) WebLogic
Applications
1 35 (13.73%) Microsoft Office
2 18 (7.06%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (3.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.78%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.39%) Adobe Captivate
5 1 (0.39%) Adobe Premiere
5 1 (0.39%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.39%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (4.31%) Elite 3E
2 3 (1.18%) Relativity
2 3 (1.18%) SAP S/4HANA
3 2 (0.78%) Carpe Diem
3 2 (0.78%) PeopleSoft Financials
3 2 (0.78%) SAP HR
3 2 (0.78%) SAP MDG
4 1 (0.39%) CaseMap
4 1 (0.39%) Distributed Ledger
4 1 (0.39%) R3 Corda
4 1 (0.39%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.39%) SAP LE
4 1 (0.39%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 40 (15.69%) Azure
2 37 (14.51%) Microsoft 365
3 18 (7.06%) Power Platform
4 14 (5.49%) AWS
5 9 (3.53%) GCP
5 9 (3.53%) SaaS
6 6 (2.35%) PaaS
6 6 (2.35%) Trello
7 5 (1.96%) Azure Sentinel
8 4 (1.57%) AWS CloudFormation
8 4 (1.57%) IaaS
9 3 (1.18%) OneDrive
9 3 (1.18%) PowerApps
10 2 (0.78%) Power Automate
11 1 (0.39%) Azure Active Directory
11 1 (0.39%) Azure Data Factory
11 1 (0.39%) Azure Synapse Analytics
11 1 (0.39%) Dynamics 365
11 1 (0.39%) GitHub
11 1 (0.39%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.88%) VPN
2 5 (1.96%) DNS
2 5 (1.96%) WebEx
3 4 (1.57%) 3G
3 4 (1.57%) HTTP
3 4 (1.57%) SSL
3 4 (1.57%) Wireless
4 3 (1.18%) DHCP
4 3 (1.18%) Firewall
4 3 (1.18%) Intranet
4 3 (1.18%) Network Security
5 2 (0.78%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.39%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.39%) MPLS
6 1 (0.39%) Multicast
6 1 (0.39%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (0.39%) RSVP
6 1 (0.39%) VLAN
6 1 (0.39%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (4.71%) Power BI
2 11 (4.31%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (3.92%) SQL Server
4 9 (3.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (3.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (2.35%) Big Data
7 5 (1.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (1.57%) Metadata
8 4 (1.57%) Relational Database
9 3 (1.18%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (1.18%) Microsoft Power View
9 3 (1.18%) Power Query
9 3 (1.18%) PowerPivot
10 2 (0.78%) Data Mining
10 2 (0.78%) MySQL
10 2 (0.78%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (0.78%) SAP BW
10 2 (0.78%) Tableau
11 1 (0.39%) Azure SQL Database
11 1 (0.39%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 11 (4.31%) JIRA
2 4 (1.57%) Ranorex
2 4 (1.57%) Selenium
3 2 (0.78%) IntelliJ
4 1 (0.39%) Cypress.io
4 1 (0.39%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.39%) gulp
4 1 (0.39%) Visual Studio
General
1 121 (47.45%) Finance
2 63 (24.71%) Law
3 51 (20.00%) Social Skills
4 26 (10.20%) Financial Institution
5 22 (8.63%) Banking
6 18 (7.06%) Analytical Skills
6 18 (7.06%) Retail
7 14 (5.49%) Local Government
8 13 (5.10%) Investment Banking
9 12 (4.71%) Public Sector
9 12 (4.71%) Publishing
10 11 (4.31%) Marketing
10 11 (4.31%) Organisational Skills
11 10 (3.92%) Advertising
12 9 (3.53%) Presentation Skills
13 7 (2.75%) Back Office
13 7 (2.75%) Front Office
14 4 (1.57%) Billing
14 4 (1.57%) Influencing Skills
14 4 (1.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 72 (28.24%) Analyst
2 25 (9.80%) Project Manager
3 23 (9.02%) Business Analyst
4 19 (7.45%) IT Analyst
5 17 (6.67%) Designer
6 14 (5.49%) Consultant
6 14 (5.49%) Developer
6 14 (5.49%) Security Analyst
7 12 (4.71%) Content Designer
7 12 (4.71%) Desktop Support
7 12 (4.71%) IT Support
8 11 (4.31%) IT Manager
8 11 (4.31%) Support Analyst
9 9 (3.53%) E-Discovery Analyst
9 9 (3.53%) IT Security Analyst
9 9 (3.53%) Security Consultant
10 8 (3.14%) Change Manager
10 8 (3.14%) IT Support Analyst
10 8 (3.14%) Legal Analyst
10 8 (3.14%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.96%) React
2 4 (1.57%) CSS
2 4 (1.57%) HTML
2 4 (1.57%) JSON
2 4 (1.57%) YAML
3 2 (0.78%) Kafka
3 2 (0.78%) Node.js
3 2 (0.78%) Redux
4 1 (0.39%) .NET
4 1 (0.39%) GraphQL
4 1 (0.39%) LDAP
4 1 (0.39%) Next.js
4 1 (0.39%) PySpark
4 1 (0.39%) React Native
4 1 (0.39%) RxJS
4 1 (0.39%) SOAP
4 1 (0.39%) Spark Streaming
4 1 (0.39%) Web Services
4 1 (0.39%) XML
4 1 (0.39%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 21 (8.24%) Hedge funds
2 15 (5.88%) Management Information System
3 12 (4.71%) NHS
3 12 (4.71%) Virtual Team
4 9 (3.53%) User Experience
5 8 (3.14%) Analytical Mindset
5 8 (3.14%) Greenfield Project
6 7 (2.75%) IoT
6 7 (2.75%) Public Cloud
7 6 (2.35%) Self-Motivation
8 4 (1.57%) Data Protection Act
8 4 (1.57%) Data Structures
8 4 (1.57%) Life Science
8 4 (1.57%) Video Conferencing
9 3 (1.18%) Data Centre
9 3 (1.18%) Equities
9 3 (1.18%) Fixed Income
9 3 (1.18%) Freedom of Information Act
9 3 (1.18%) Reinsurance
10 2 (0.78%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 23 (9.02%) Windows
2 20 (7.84%) Windows 10
3 9 (3.53%) Apple iOS
3 9 (3.53%) Windows 7
4 6 (2.35%) Android
5 4 (1.57%) Linux
6 2 (0.78%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.39%) CentOS
7 1 (0.39%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (0.39%) Solaris
7 1 (0.39%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.39%) Unix
7 1 (0.39%) VMS
7 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2016
7 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2019
7 1 (0.39%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (20.00%) Agile
2 40 (15.69%) Data Protection
3 31 (12.16%) Project Management
4 27 (10.59%) ITIL
5 25 (9.80%) Stakeholder Management
6 24 (9.41%) Change Management
6 24 (9.41%) Cybersecurity
6 24 (9.41%) Decision-Making
7 23 (9.02%) Incident Management
7 23 (9.02%) Problem-Solving
7 23 (9.02%) Supplier Management
8 22 (8.63%) Business Intelligence
8 22 (8.63%) Information Security
9 19 (7.45%) Project Delivery
10 18 (7.06%) Analytics
10 18 (7.06%) Continuous Improvement
11 17 (6.67%) Risk Management
12 16 (6.27%) ITSM
13 15 (5.88%) Artificial Intelligence
13 15 (5.88%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 28 (10.98%) SQL
2 11 (4.31%) Python
3 8 (3.14%) C#
4 6 (2.35%) C
4 6 (2.35%) PowerShell
5 5 (1.96%) Java
5 5 (1.96%) JavaScript
6 4 (1.57%) T-SQL
6 4 (1.57%) TypeScript
6 4 (1.57%) VBA
7 1 (0.39%) C++
7 1 (0.39%) ES6
7 1 (0.39%) Go
7 1 (0.39%) Kotlin
7 1 (0.39%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.39%) XPath
Qualifications
1 30 (11.76%) Degree
2 14 (5.49%) Security Cleared
3 10 (3.92%) CISSP
4 7 (2.75%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (1.96%) CCNA
5 5 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (1.96%) CISM
6 4 (1.57%) IIBA
6 4 (1.57%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (1.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (1.18%) A+ Certification
8 2 (0.78%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.39%) CISA
9 1 (0.39%) CISMP
9 1 (0.39%) CRISC
9 1 (0.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.39%) Master's Degree
9 1 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (16.86%) GDPR
2 18 (7.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 15 (5.88%) Accessibility
4 14 (5.49%) QA
5 13 (5.10%) Cyber Essentials
6 10 (3.92%) PMO
7 9 (3.53%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 6 (2.35%) Data Quality
9 5 (1.96%) SLA
10 4 (1.57%) GRC
10 4 (1.57%) HIPAA
11 2 (0.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 1 (0.39%) ISO 9001
12 1 (0.39%) NIST
12 1 (0.39%) PCI DSS
12 1 (0.39%) SOC 2
System Software
1 12 (4.71%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.96%) Docker
4 4 (1.57%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.39%) iptables
5 1 (0.39%) NFS
5 1 (0.39%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.39%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (1.96%) CASB
1 5 (1.96%) Terraform
2 4 (1.57%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (1.57%) Puppet
3 3 (1.18%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (1.18%) SCCM
4 1 (0.39%) Ansible
4 1 (0.39%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.39%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (0.39%) HP SIM
4 1 (0.39%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.39%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.39%) Netcool
4 1 (0.39%) OpenView
4 1 (0.39%) Pingdom
4 1 (0.39%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (0.39%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (0.39%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.39%) Tivoli NetView
4 1 (0.39%) yum
Vendors
1 44 (17.25%) Microsoft
2 14 (5.49%) iManage
3 12 (4.71%) NEC
3 12 (4.71%) SAP
4 9 (3.53%) Intapp
4 9 (3.53%) Reuters
5 8 (3.14%) VMware
6 7 (2.75%) Citrix
6 7 (2.75%) ServiceNow
7 6 (2.35%) Adobe
7 6 (2.35%) Atlassian
7 6 (2.35%) Bloomberg
7 6 (2.35%) Oracle
7 6 (2.35%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (1.96%) OneTrust
9 4 (1.57%) Google
10 3 (1.18%) Charles River
11 2 (0.78%) BMC
11 2 (0.78%) EMC
11 2 (0.78%) PeopleSoft