Period
to 22 January 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 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Legal
Central London > City of London
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 77 72 98
Rank change year-on-year -5 +26 +4
Permanent jobs citing Legal 411 441 420
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 3.93% 4.19% 2.97%
As % of the General category 6.74% 7.12% 4.84%
Number of salaries quoted 369 409 379
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £86,750 £84,750
Central London median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% +3.09%

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 6,101 6,193 8,670
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 58.29% 58.90% 61.32%
Number of salaries quoted 5,473 5,661 7,691
City of London median annual salary £61,000 £60,000 £59,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.67% +1.69% +5.36%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £97,500 £96,250 £91,250
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 22 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Legal in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, IT jobs citing Legal also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Legal.

1 199 (48.42%) Finance
2 147 (35.77%) Law
3 89 (21.65%) SQL
4 84 (20.44%) Microsoft
5 83 (20.19%) Agile Software Development
6 69 (16.79%) Degree
7 64 (15.57%) Business Intelligence
8 61 (14.84%) Windows
9 57 (13.87%) Active Directory
10 55 (13.38%) SQL Server
11 52 (12.65%) Microsoft Office
12 50 (12.17%) Project Management
13 47 (11.44%) Business Analysis
14 45 (10.95%) ITIL
15 38 (9.25%) HTML
16 37 (9.00%) Citrix
17 36 (8.76%) JavaScript
17 36 (8.76%) Analytical Skills
18 35 (8.52%) Analytics
19 34 (8.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 33 (8.03%) Information Security
20 33 (8.03%) C#
21 32 (7.79%) .NET
21 32 (7.79%) Process Management
21 32 (7.79%) Collaborative Working
22 31 (7.54%) Stakeholder Management
23 30 (7.30%) ISEB
24 29 (7.06%) Mathematics
24 29 (7.06%) Business Continuity
25 27 (6.57%) Creative Thinking

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 19 (4.62%) MS Exchange
2 13 (3.16%) CMS
3 12 (2.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (2.92%) IIS
4 9 (2.19%) SharePoint
5 6 (1.46%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (0.97%) ColdFusion
6 4 (0.97%) Skype for Business
7 3 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.49%) Apache Spark
8 2 (0.49%) WordPress
9 1 (0.24%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.24%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.24%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.24%) Tomcat
Applications
1 52 (12.65%) Microsoft Office
2 25 (6.08%) Microsoft Excel
3 19 (4.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 13 (3.16%) MS Visio
5 8 (1.95%) Acrobat
6 6 (1.46%) Microsoft Project
7 5 (1.22%) Chatbot
8 2 (0.49%) Adobe Captivate
8 2 (0.49%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.49%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.24%) Camtasia
Business Applications
1 6 (1.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.22%) Visualfiles
3 4 (0.97%) Relativity
4 2 (0.49%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.49%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.49%) NetSuite
4 2 (0.49%) PeopleSoft HRMS
5 1 (0.24%) Concordance
5 1 (0.24%) DocuMatrix
5 1 (0.24%) Ringtail
5 1 (0.24%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.24%) Veritas eDiscovery
Cloud Services
1 18 (4.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (4.14%) SaaS
3 16 (3.89%) Office 365
4 13 (3.16%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (1.70%) Serverless
6 6 (1.46%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 6 (1.46%) Amazon EC2
6 6 (1.46%) Amazon S3
6 6 (1.46%) AWS CloudFormation
6 6 (1.46%) AWS Lambda
7 3 (0.73%) IaaS
8 2 (0.49%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 2 (0.49%) IBM Blueworks
8 2 (0.49%) PaaS
9 1 (0.24%) AdWords
9 1 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.24%) GitHub
9 1 (0.24%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.24%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.41%) VPN
2 13 (3.16%) Firewall
3 12 (2.92%) WAN
4 10 (2.43%) Intranet
4 10 (2.43%) LAN
5 8 (1.95%) Wireless
6 6 (1.46%) Extranet
6 6 (1.46%) Internet
6 6 (1.46%) Remote Desktop
6 6 (1.46%) TCP/IP
7 5 (1.22%) VoIP
8 4 (0.97%) Skype
9 3 (0.73%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (0.73%) DMZ
9 3 (0.73%) Network Security
10 2 (0.49%) DHCP
10 2 (0.49%) Kerberos
10 2 (0.49%) SAN
10 2 (0.49%) SSH
10 2 (0.49%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (13.38%) SQL Server
2 34 (8.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 23 (5.60%) Data Warehouse
4 17 (4.14%) NoSQL
5 11 (2.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (1.46%) MarkLogic
6 6 (1.46%) MySQL
7 5 (1.22%) MongoDB
7 5 (1.22%) Oracle Database
7 5 (1.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (0.97%) QlikView
9 2 (0.49%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (0.49%) Amazon Redshift
9 2 (0.49%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.49%) MS Access
9 2 (0.49%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.49%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.24%) Big Data
10 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Power View
10 1 (0.24%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 20 (4.87%) Git (software)
2 8 (1.95%) Jenkins
3 7 (1.70%) webpack
4 6 (1.46%) git-flow
4 6 (1.46%) Visual Studio
4 6 (1.46%) Visual Studio Team System
5 5 (1.22%) Babel
6 4 (0.97%) JIRA
7 3 (0.73%) Eclipse
7 3 (0.73%) Grunt
7 3 (0.73%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (0.49%) Dreamweaver
8 2 (0.49%) gulp
8 2 (0.49%) Moq
8 2 (0.49%) MSBuild
8 2 (0.49%) MSTest
8 2 (0.49%) NUnit
8 2 (0.49%) TeamCity
8 2 (0.49%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
9 1 (0.24%) Ant
General
1 199 (48.42%) Finance
2 147 (35.77%) Law
3 27 (6.57%) Marketing
4 16 (3.89%) Retail
5 13 (3.16%) Banking
6 10 (2.43%) Publishing
7 9 (2.19%) Back Office
8 5 (1.22%) Advertising
9 3 (0.73%) Billing
9 3 (0.73%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.49%) French Language
10 2 (0.49%) German Language
10 2 (0.49%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.24%) Automotive
11 1 (0.24%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.24%) Front Office
11 1 (0.24%) Games
11 1 (0.24%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.24%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 125 (30.41%) Analyst
2 64 (15.57%) Developer
3 35 (8.52%) Business Analyst
4 30 (7.30%) Financial Analyst
5 29 (7.06%) Finance Systems Analyst
5 29 (7.06%) Systems Analyst
6 27 (6.57%) Project Manager
7 26 (6.33%) Support Analyst
8 25 (6.08%) Business Manager
9 24 (5.84%) Architect
10 23 (5.60%) Business Analysis Manager
10 23 (5.60%) Service Analyst
10 23 (5.60%) Software Developer
11 22 (5.35%) Service Desk Analyst
12 21 (5.11%) Solutions Architect
13 18 (4.38%) Consultant
14 17 (4.14%) Commercial Manager
15 16 (3.89%) IT Analyst
15 16 (3.89%) Report Analyst
16 15 (3.65%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (9.25%) HTML
2 32 (7.79%) .NET
3 24 (5.84%) CSS
4 22 (5.35%) Node.js
5 20 (4.87%) AngularJS
6 19 (4.62%) HTML5
7 15 (3.65%) React
8 13 (3.16%) RESTful
8 13 (3.16%) XML
9 11 (2.68%) CSS3
10 9 (2.19%) Web Services
11 8 (1.95%) ASP.NET
12 7 (1.70%) XSLT
13 6 (1.46%) Kafka
13 6 (1.46%) RabbitMQ
14 5 (1.22%) ASP.NET Web API
14 5 (1.22%) FIX Protocol
14 5 (1.22%) jQuery
15 4 (0.97%) Ruby on Rails
15 4 (0.97%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 36 (8.76%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (5.84%) Computer Science
3 20 (4.87%) Management Information System
4 13 (3.16%) Data Centre
5 9 (2.19%) Blackberry
5 9 (2.19%) Fintech
5 9 (2.19%) Social Media
6 8 (1.95%) iPhone
7 7 (1.70%) Data Protection Act
7 7 (1.70%) User Experience
8 6 (1.46%) Smartphone
9 5 (1.22%) Digital Media
9 5 (1.22%) Mobile App
9 5 (1.22%) Private Cloud
10 4 (0.97%) Derivative
10 4 (0.97%) e-Learning
10 4 (0.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 4 (0.97%) PKI
11 3 (0.73%) Freedom of Information
11 3 (0.73%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 61 (14.84%) Windows
2 21 (5.11%) Windows 7
3 20 (4.87%) Windows 10
3 20 (4.87%) Windows Server
4 13 (3.16%) Android
5 10 (2.43%) Linux
6 5 (1.22%) Apple iOS
7 4 (0.97%) Unix
7 4 (0.97%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (0.97%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.73%) Mac OS X
8 3 (0.73%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.24%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.24%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (20.19%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (15.57%) Business Intelligence
3 50 (12.17%) Project Management
4 47 (11.44%) Business Analysis
5 45 (10.95%) ITIL
6 35 (8.52%) Analytics
7 33 (8.03%) Information Security
8 32 (7.79%) Collaborative Working
8 32 (7.79%) Process Management
9 31 (7.54%) Stakeholder Management
10 29 (7.06%) Business Continuity
10 29 (7.06%) Mathematics
11 27 (6.57%) Creative Thinking
11 27 (6.57%) Data Management
11 27 (6.57%) Line Management
11 27 (6.57%) Quality Management
11 27 (6.57%) Web Development
12 26 (6.33%) Data Protection
12 26 (6.33%) SDLC
12 26 (6.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 89 (21.65%) SQL
2 36 (8.76%) JavaScript
3 33 (8.03%) C#
4 14 (3.41%) Java
5 11 (2.68%) PL/SQL
6 7 (1.70%) Perl
6 7 (1.70%) PHP
6 7 (1.70%) PowerShell
7 6 (1.46%) XQuery
8 5 (1.22%) T-SQL
9 4 (0.97%) C
9 4 (0.97%) ES6
9 4 (0.97%) Python
9 4 (0.97%) VBA
10 3 (0.73%) Shell Script
10 3 (0.73%) TypeScript
10 3 (0.73%) VBScript
11 2 (0.49%) Ruby
12 1 (0.24%) Apex Code
12 1 (0.24%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 69 (16.79%) Degree
2 30 (7.30%) ISEB
3 14 (3.41%) Computer Science Degree
4 13 (3.16%) CISSP
4 13 (3.16%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (2.68%) CISA
6 9 (2.19%) CISM
6 9 (2.19%) MCSE
7 8 (1.95%) CCNA
7 8 (1.95%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (1.70%) PMI Certification
9 6 (1.46%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (1.46%) MCP
9 6 (1.46%) Six Sigma Black Belt
10 4 (0.97%) PMP
10 4 (0.97%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 3 (0.73%) Numerate Degree
12 2 (0.49%) A+ Certification
12 2 (0.49%) IIBA
12 2 (0.49%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (5.60%) GDPR
2 10 (2.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (2.19%) PMO
4 7 (1.70%) MiFID
4 7 (1.70%) PCI DSS
5 5 (1.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (0.97%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.73%) EMIR
7 3 (0.73%) QA
7 3 (0.73%) SLA
8 2 (0.49%) ISO 14001
8 2 (0.49%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.24%) Cyber Essentials
9 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27005
9 1 (0.24%) NIST 800
9 1 (0.24%) PSD2
9 1 (0.24%) SEPA
9 1 (0.24%) UCITS
System Software
1 57 (13.87%) Active Directory
2 13 (3.16%) Docker
3 8 (1.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.97%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.97%) vSphere
4 4 (0.97%) XenApp
5 3 (0.73%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.49%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.24%) Firmware
7 1 (0.24%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 6 (1.46%) Norton AntiVirus
1 6 (1.46%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 5 (1.22%) SCCM
3 3 (0.73%) Perfmon
3 3 (0.73%) SCOM
3 3 (0.73%) vCenter Server
4 2 (0.49%) Kubernetes
4 2 (0.49%) Rancher
5 1 (0.24%) Cisco IPCC
5 1 (0.24%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (0.24%) Puppet
Vendors
1 84 (20.44%) Microsoft
2 37 (9.00%) Citrix
3 24 (5.84%) VMware
4 20 (4.87%) Cisco
5 15 (3.65%) iManage
6 13 (3.16%) Oracle
7 12 (2.92%) Adobe
7 12 (2.92%) LexisNexis
8 11 (2.68%) Salesforce.com
9 6 (1.46%) HP
9 6 (1.46%) New Relic
9 6 (1.46%) Postini
9 6 (1.46%) Splunk
9 6 (1.46%) Symantec
10 4 (0.97%) Recommind
10 4 (0.97%) Siebel
11 3 (0.73%) CheckPoint
11 3 (0.73%) Cognos
11 3 (0.73%) CommVault
11 3 (0.73%) NetApp