Period
to 13 April 2021

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 13 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Legal
Central London > City of London
6 months to
13 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 116 123 131
Rank change year-on-year +7 +8 -70
Permanent jobs citing Legal 117 200 249
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 2.41% 2.35% 2.43%
As % of the General category 4.85% 4.63% 4.72%
Number of salaries quoted 96 166 231
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £42,188 £39,625 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year - -8.33% -
75th Percentile £62,500 £79,000 £78,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £86,875 £82,500
Central London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - -8.33% +4.35%

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 2,414 4,319 5,278
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 49.70% 50.74% 51.44%
Number of salaries quoted 2,075 3,751 4,685
10th Percentile £42,500 £38,250 £36,250
25th Percentile £55,000 £50,000 £49,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £67,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% +3.85% +4.00%
75th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £82,500
90th Percentile £108,750 £106,250 £97,500
Central London median annual salary £75,000 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +3.85% +8.33%

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 13 April 2021.

Salary histogram for Legal in the City of London

For the 6 months to 13 April 2021, 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 47 (40.17%) Law
2 36 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (25.64%) Finance
4 28 (23.93%) Windows
5 21 (17.95%) Microsoft
6 18 (15.38%) SQL
6 18 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 18 (15.38%) Analytics
7 16 (13.68%) Microsoft 365
7 16 (13.68%) CRM
8 15 (12.82%) Azure
8 15 (12.82%) iManage
9 14 (11.97%) Backlog Prioritisation
9 14 (11.97%) Artificial Intelligence
9 14 (11.97%) Active Directory
10 13 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
10 13 (11.11%) Information Security
10 13 (11.11%) Programme Management
10 13 (11.11%) Kanban
10 13 (11.11%) Design Thinking
10 13 (11.11%) Software Delivery
10 13 (11.11%) Data Quality
11 12 (10.26%) Salesforce.com CRM
11 12 (10.26%) Data Strategy
11 12 (10.26%) Firewall
11 12 (10.26%) Salesforce.com
12 11 (9.40%) Business Intelligence
12 11 (9.40%) VMware
12 11 (9.40%) VMware Infrastructure
12 11 (9.40%) Degree

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 6 (5.13%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.71%) CMS
2 2 (1.71%) Drupal
2 2 (1.71%) Umbraco
3 1 (0.85%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.85%) WordPress
Applications
1 13 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (5.13%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (4.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (1.71%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.85%) Adobe Captivate
5 1 (0.85%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 12 (10.26%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 2 (1.71%) Carpe Diem
2 2 (1.71%) Elite 3E
2 2 (1.71%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.85%) Relativity
Cloud Services
1 16 (13.68%) Microsoft 365
2 15 (12.82%) Azure
3 4 (3.42%) Power Platform
4 3 (2.56%) AWS
5 2 (1.71%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (1.71%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.85%) GCP
6 1 (0.85%) GitHub
6 1 (0.85%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.85%) SaaS
6 1 (0.85%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 12 (10.26%) Firewall
2 6 (5.13%) NAS
2 6 (5.13%) SAN
3 4 (3.42%) DNS
4 3 (2.56%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (2.56%) Cisco Firepower
4 3 (2.56%) DHCP
4 3 (2.56%) Network Security
4 3 (2.56%) TCP/IP
4 3 (2.56%) VPN
5 2 (1.71%) Intranet
5 2 (1.71%) WAN
6 1 (0.85%) 4G
6 1 (0.85%) ADSL
6 1 (0.85%) DMZ
6 1 (0.85%) Extranet
6 1 (0.85%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (0.85%) Internet
6 1 (0.85%) SMTP
6 1 (0.85%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (4.27%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.42%) Power BI
4 2 (1.71%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.71%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 10 (8.55%) Selenium
2 8 (6.84%) Ranorex
3 5 (4.27%) JIRA
4 1 (0.85%) CircleCI
4 1 (0.85%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.85%) GCC
4 1 (0.85%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.85%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.85%) SpecFlow
4 1 (0.85%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.85%) Vagrant
General
1 47 (40.17%) Law
2 30 (25.64%) Finance
3 6 (5.13%) Marketing
4 4 (3.42%) Back Office
5 3 (2.56%) Billing
6 2 (1.71%) Publishing
7 1 (0.85%) Advertising
7 1 (0.85%) Arabic Language
7 1 (0.85%) Banking
7 1 (0.85%) French Language
7 1 (0.85%) German Language
7 1 (0.85%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.85%) Public Sector
7 1 (0.85%) Retail
7 1 (0.85%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 35 (29.91%) Analyst
2 15 (12.82%) IT Manager
3 13 (11.11%) Programme Manager
4 12 (10.26%) IT Programme Manager
5 9 (7.69%) Administrator
5 9 (7.69%) Business Analyst
5 9 (7.69%) IT Analyst
6 8 (6.84%) Developer
6 8 (6.84%) Systems Administrator
7 7 (5.98%) Consultant
7 7 (5.98%) IT Support
7 7 (5.98%) Technical Analyst
8 6 (5.13%) Legal Analyst
8 6 (5.13%) Product Owner
8 6 (5.13%) QA Analyst
8 6 (5.13%) Support Analyst
9 5 (4.27%) IT Support Analyst
9 5 (4.27%) Security Analyst
10 4 (3.42%) Financial Analyst
10 4 (3.42%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.27%) .NET
2 2 (1.71%) JSON
2 2 (1.71%) WinForms
3 1 (0.85%) AngularJS
3 1 (0.85%) Gherkin
3 1 (0.85%) jQuery
3 1 (0.85%) Node.js
3 1 (0.85%) Regular Expression
3 1 (0.85%) RESTful
3 1 (0.85%) Symfony
3 1 (0.85%) WPF
3 1 (0.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.84%) Management Information System
2 6 (5.13%) User Experience
3 4 (3.42%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.56%) Social Media
5 2 (1.71%) Animation
5 2 (1.71%) iPhone
5 2 (1.71%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.85%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.85%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.85%) e-Learning
6 1 (0.85%) FMCG
6 1 (0.85%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.85%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.85%) Learning Management System
6 1 (0.85%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.85%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 28 (23.93%) Windows
2 9 (7.69%) Windows 10
3 8 (6.84%) Linux
4 7 (5.98%) Windows Server
5 4 (3.42%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.71%) Android
7 1 (0.85%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.85%) Check Point GAiA
7 1 (0.85%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.85%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (15.38%) Analytics
2 18 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 16 (13.68%) CRM
4 14 (11.97%) Artificial Intelligence
4 14 (11.97%) Backlog Prioritisation
5 13 (11.11%) Design Thinking
5 13 (11.11%) Information Security
5 13 (11.11%) Kanban
5 13 (11.11%) Programme Management
5 13 (11.11%) Software Delivery
6 12 (10.26%) Data Strategy
7 11 (9.40%) Business Intelligence
7 11 (9.40%) Mentoring
8 10 (8.55%) SDLC
8 10 (8.55%) Service Management
9 9 (7.69%) Computer Science
9 9 (7.69%) ITIL
9 9 (7.69%) Test Automation
10 8 (6.84%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (15.38%) SQL
2 9 (7.69%) C
3 5 (4.27%) PowerShell
4 4 (3.42%) Python
5 3 (2.56%) Bash Shell
5 3 (2.56%) C#
5 3 (2.56%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.85%) Go
6 1 (0.85%) Groovy
6 1 (0.85%) PHP
6 1 (0.85%) XPath
Qualifications
1 11 (9.40%) Degree
2 5 (4.27%) CISSP
3 3 (2.56%) IIBA
3 3 (2.56%) Master's Degree
4 2 (1.71%) CompTIA Security+
4 2 (1.71%) EnCE
4 2 (1.71%) GCFA
4 2 (1.71%) GCFE
4 2 (1.71%) GREM
4 2 (1.71%) SANS
5 1 (0.85%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.85%) CISM
5 1 (0.85%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.85%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (11.11%) Data Quality
2 9 (7.69%) QA
3 3 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.56%) PMO
4 2 (1.71%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 2 (1.71%) NIST
4 2 (1.71%) SLA
5 1 (0.85%) GDPR
5 1 (0.85%) GRC
5 1 (0.85%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 14 (11.97%) Active Directory
2 11 (9.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (5.13%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.56%) VMware Workstation
5 2 (1.71%) Docker
6 1 (0.85%) BitLocker
6 1 (0.85%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (6.84%) SCCM
2 7 (5.98%) Ansible
3 6 (5.13%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (5.13%) Puppet
4 2 (1.71%) EnCase
4 2 (1.71%) FTK
4 2 (1.71%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (1.71%) Terraform
5 1 (0.85%) Jamf Pro
5 1 (0.85%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.85%) Nessus
5 1 (0.85%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.85%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 21 (17.95%) Microsoft
2 15 (12.82%) iManage
3 12 (10.26%) Salesforce.com
4 11 (9.40%) VMware
5 7 (5.98%) Intapp
6 5 (4.27%) Cisco
7 3 (2.56%) ServiceNow
7 3 (2.56%) SolarWinds
8 2 (1.71%) Apple
8 2 (1.71%) Cellebrite
8 2 (1.71%) Citrix
8 2 (1.71%) Mitel
8 2 (1.71%) MobileIron
8 2 (1.71%) Nuix
9 1 (0.85%) Cadence
9 1 (0.85%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.85%) Forcepoint
9 1 (0.85%) Polycom
9 1 (0.85%) Sage
9 1 (0.85%) Zend