Period
to 14 December 2017

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 14 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Legal
Central London > City of London
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 75 101
Rank change year-on-year -7 +26 -2
Permanent jobs citing Legal 383 451 474
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 3.69% 3.98% 2.94%
As % of the General category 6.35% 6.73% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 339 418 419
City of London median annual salary £56,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.73% +10.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £31,850 £32,750 £33,700
90th Percentile £85,000 £86,975 £84,750
Central London median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 6027 6701 9957
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 58.11% 59.13% 61.70%
Number of salaries quoted 5438 6114 8691
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +2.68%
10th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £33,750
90th Percentile £97,500 £95,000 £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 14 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Legal in the City of London

For the 6 months to 14 December 2017, 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.

1 171 (44.65%) Finance
2 135 (35.25%) Law
3 87 (22.72%) Agile Software Development
4 86 (22.45%) Business Intelligence
5 81 (21.15%) Microsoft
6 80 (20.89%) SQL
7 57 (14.88%) Windows
7 57 (14.88%) Degree
8 56 (14.62%) Active Directory
9 55 (14.36%) Microsoft Office
10 54 (14.10%) SQL Server
11 45 (11.75%) HTML
12 41 (10.70%) JavaScript
12 41 (10.70%) Business Analysis
13 40 (10.44%) ITIL
13 40 (10.44%) Citrix
13 40 (10.44%) Project Management
14 39 (10.18%) Analytics
15 33 (8.62%) CSS
16 32 (8.36%) Stakeholder Management
16 32 (8.36%) Analytical Skills
17 31 (8.09%) C#
17 31 (8.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 30 (7.83%) Data Management
19 29 (7.57%) .NET
20 28 (7.31%) Retail
21 27 (7.05%) Microsoft Excel
22 26 (6.79%) Windows 7
22 26 (6.79%) Web Development
23 24 (6.27%) Scrum

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 17 (4.44%) MS Exchange
2 12 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (2.87%) CMS
4 10 (2.61%) IIS
4 10 (2.61%) SharePoint
5 7 (1.83%) Skype for Business
6 4 (1.04%) Apache
6 4 (1.04%) ColdFusion
6 4 (1.04%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (1.04%) IBM Notes
7 2 (0.52%) Apache Spark
7 2 (0.52%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.52%) WordPress
8 1 (0.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.26%) Confluence
8 1 (0.26%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.26%) Marvel
8 1 (0.26%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.26%) Tomcat
Applications
1 55 (14.36%) Microsoft Office
2 27 (7.05%) Microsoft Excel
3 20 (5.22%) MS Visio
4 19 (4.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 6 (1.57%) Microsoft Project
6 4 (1.04%) Acrobat
6 4 (1.04%) Adobe Captivate
6 4 (1.04%) Camtasia
7 3 (0.78%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.52%) Chatbot
9 1 (0.26%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.26%) Final Cut Pro
9 1 (0.26%) InVision
Business Applications
1 5 (1.31%) Visualfiles
2 4 (1.04%) Relativity
3 3 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.52%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.26%) Concordance
5 1 (0.26%) DocuMatrix
5 1 (0.26%) Ringtail
5 1 (0.26%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.26%) Veritas eDiscovery
Cloud Services
1 16 (4.18%) Office 365
2 15 (3.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (2.87%) SaaS
4 10 (2.61%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (1.04%) IBM Blueworks
5 4 (1.04%) Serverless
6 3 (0.78%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 3 (0.78%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (0.78%) Amazon S3
6 3 (0.78%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (0.78%) AWS Lambda
6 3 (0.78%) PaaS
7 2 (0.52%) GitHub
8 1 (0.26%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 1 (0.26%) AdWords
8 1 (0.26%) DigitalOcean
8 1 (0.26%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.26%) Heroku
8 1 (0.26%) IaaS
8 1 (0.26%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.66%) VPN
2 10 (2.61%) Intranet
3 8 (2.09%) WAN
4 7 (1.83%) Extranet
4 7 (1.83%) Remote Desktop
4 7 (1.83%) Skype
5 6 (1.57%) Firewall
5 6 (1.57%) Internet
5 6 (1.57%) LAN
6 5 (1.31%) Wireless
7 4 (1.04%) VoIP
8 3 (0.78%) DHCP
8 3 (0.78%) DNS
8 3 (0.78%) IP Telephony
8 3 (0.78%) SAN
8 3 (0.78%) TCP/IP
9 2 (0.52%) HTTP
9 2 (0.52%) Kerberos
9 2 (0.52%) SSH
9 2 (0.52%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (14.10%) SQL Server
2 31 (8.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 20 (5.22%) Data Warehouse
4 14 (3.66%) NoSQL
5 13 (3.39%) MySQL
6 7 (1.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (1.31%) MongoDB
7 5 (1.31%) Oracle Database
8 4 (1.04%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (1.04%) QlikView
9 3 (0.78%) MarkLogic
9 3 (0.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (0.78%) SQLite
10 2 (0.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 2 (0.52%) Amazon Redshift
10 2 (0.52%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (0.52%) Big Data
10 2 (0.52%) MS Access
10 2 (0.52%) Redis
10 2 (0.52%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (5.22%) Git (software)
2 10 (2.61%) webpack
3 8 (2.09%) JIRA
4 7 (1.83%) Jenkins
5 6 (1.57%) Grunt
6 5 (1.31%) Babel
6 5 (1.31%) gulp
6 5 (1.31%) Visual Studio
7 4 (1.04%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (0.78%) Eclipse
8 3 (0.78%) git-flow
8 3 (0.78%) Mocha
8 3 (0.78%) Visual Studio Team System
9 2 (0.52%) Ant
9 2 (0.52%) Axure RP
9 2 (0.52%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
10 1 (0.26%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.26%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.26%) Jasmine
10 1 (0.26%) WebDriver
General
1 171 (44.65%) Finance
2 135 (35.25%) Law
3 28 (7.31%) Retail
4 17 (4.44%) Marketing
5 15 (3.92%) Banking
6 13 (3.39%) Publishing
7 8 (2.09%) French Language
8 5 (1.31%) Back Office
8 5 (1.31%) Investment Banking
9 4 (1.04%) Advertising
9 4 (1.04%) German Language
9 4 (1.04%) Telecoms
10 3 (0.78%) Front Office
10 3 (0.78%) Spanish Language
11 2 (0.52%) Billing
11 2 (0.52%) Hungarian Language
11 2 (0.52%) Italian Language
11 2 (0.52%) Norwegian Language
11 2 (0.52%) Polish Language
11 2 (0.52%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 118 (30.81%) Analyst
2 61 (15.93%) Developer
3 34 (8.88%) Business Analyst
4 31 (8.09%) Financial Analyst
5 27 (7.05%) Finance Systems Analyst
5 27 (7.05%) Support Analyst
6 26 (6.79%) Service Analyst
7 25 (6.53%) Architect
8 24 (6.27%) Systems Analyst
9 23 (6.01%) Service Desk Analyst
10 22 (5.74%) Project Manager
11 20 (5.22%) IT Analyst
12 19 (4.96%) Legal Analyst
13 18 (4.70%) Solutions Architect
14 15 (3.92%) Business Manager
14 15 (3.92%) Report Analyst
14 15 (3.92%) Software Developer
15 14 (3.66%) Consultant
15 14 (3.66%) IT Manager
15 14 (3.66%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (11.75%) HTML
2 33 (8.62%) CSS
3 29 (7.57%) .NET
4 24 (6.27%) AngularJS
5 22 (5.74%) Node.js
6 21 (5.48%) HTML5
7 18 (4.70%) React
7 18 (4.70%) XML
8 14 (3.66%) Web Services
9 12 (3.13%) CSS3
10 11 (2.87%) RESTful
11 10 (2.61%) ASP.NET
11 10 (2.61%) XSLT
12 7 (1.83%) ASP.NET Web API
13 6 (1.57%) jQuery
13 6 (1.57%) Kafka
13 6 (1.57%) RabbitMQ
13 6 (1.57%) Sass
13 6 (1.57%) WinForms
14 5 (1.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 32 (8.36%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (5.48%) Management Information System
3 16 (4.18%) User Experience
4 13 (3.39%) Computer Science
4 13 (3.39%) Fintech
5 9 (2.35%) Blackberry
5 9 (2.35%) Social Media
6 7 (1.83%) e-Learning
6 7 (1.83%) Smartphone
7 6 (1.57%) Data Centre
7 6 (1.57%) Video Conferencing
8 5 (1.31%) Algorithms
8 5 (1.31%) Digital Media
8 5 (1.31%) Virtual Team
9 4 (1.04%) Data Protection Act
9 4 (1.04%) Derivative
9 4 (1.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 4 (1.04%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.04%) Podcast
10 3 (0.78%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 57 (14.88%) Windows
2 26 (6.79%) Windows 7
3 17 (4.44%) Windows 10
4 14 (3.66%) Linux
5 11 (2.87%) Windows Server
6 10 (2.61%) Android
7 7 (1.83%) Unix
8 4 (1.04%) Apple iOS
8 4 (1.04%) Windows 8
9 3 (0.78%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.52%) Mac OS
10 2 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (22.72%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (22.45%) Business Intelligence
3 41 (10.70%) Business Analysis
4 40 (10.44%) ITIL
4 40 (10.44%) Project Management
5 39 (10.18%) Analytics
6 32 (8.36%) Stakeholder Management
7 30 (7.83%) Data Management
8 26 (6.79%) Web Development
9 24 (6.27%) Data Protection
9 24 (6.27%) Document Management
9 24 (6.27%) Scrum
10 23 (6.01%) Validation
11 22 (5.74%) Information Security
11 22 (5.74%) Mathematics
11 22 (5.74%) PRINCE2
12 21 (5.48%) Collaborative Working
13 20 (5.22%) ETL
13 20 (5.22%) OO
14 19 (4.96%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 80 (20.89%) SQL
2 41 (10.70%) JavaScript
3 31 (8.09%) C#
4 16 (4.18%) Java
5 11 (2.87%) PHP
6 8 (2.09%) PL/SQL
7 6 (1.57%) Python
7 6 (1.57%) VBA
8 5 (1.31%) ES6
8 5 (1.31%) PowerShell
8 5 (1.31%) T-SQL
9 4 (1.04%) C++
9 4 (1.04%) Perl
10 3 (0.78%) C
10 3 (0.78%) Scala
10 3 (0.78%) Shell Script
10 3 (0.78%) XQuery
11 2 (0.52%) Apex Code
11 2 (0.52%) Ruby
12 1 (0.26%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 57 (14.88%) Degree
2 22 (5.74%) ISEB
3 13 (3.39%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (2.35%) ITIL Certification
5 8 (2.09%) CCNA
5 8 (2.09%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (2.09%) CISSP
6 7 (1.83%) Computer Science Degree
6 7 (1.83%) MCSE
7 6 (1.57%) CISA
7 6 (1.57%) MCP
8 4 (1.04%) CISM
8 4 (1.04%) PMI Certification
9 3 (0.78%) Numerate Degree
9 3 (0.78%) PMP
9 3 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 3 (0.78%) Six Sigma Black Belt
10 2 (0.52%) A+ Certification
10 2 (0.52%) CIMA
10 2 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (4.96%) GDPR
2 9 (2.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (1.83%) PMO
4 6 (1.57%) Data Quality
5 5 (1.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (1.04%) MiFID
7 3 (0.78%) EMIR
7 3 (0.78%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.78%) QA
8 2 (0.52%) ISO 14001
8 2 (0.52%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.52%) PSD2
8 2 (0.52%) SLA
9 1 (0.26%) Cyber Essentials
9 1 (0.26%) FATCA
9 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27005
9 1 (0.26%) NIST 800
9 1 (0.26%) SEPA
9 1 (0.26%) UCITS
System Software
1 56 (14.62%) Active Directory
2 13 (3.39%) Docker
3 5 (1.31%) vSphere
3 5 (1.31%) XenApp
4 4 (1.04%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.52%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.26%) Firmware
6 1 (0.26%) vCloud
6 1 (0.26%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.26%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.26%) VMware NSX
6 1 (0.26%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (2.61%) SCCM
2 6 (1.57%) Norton AntiVirus
2 6 (1.57%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 3 (0.78%) SCOM
4 2 (0.52%) AirWatch
4 2 (0.52%) Kubernetes
4 2 (0.52%) Perfmon
4 2 (0.52%) Rancher
5 1 (0.26%) Cisco IPCC
5 1 (0.26%) Puppet
5 1 (0.26%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 81 (21.15%) Microsoft
2 40 (10.44%) Citrix
3 21 (5.48%) VMware
4 19 (4.96%) iManage
5 13 (3.39%) Cisco
6 12 (3.13%) Adobe
7 9 (2.35%) Oracle
7 9 (2.35%) Salesforce.com
8 8 (2.09%) LexisNexis
9 6 (1.57%) Postini
9 6 (1.57%) Symantec
10 5 (1.31%) Google
11 4 (1.04%) CommVault
11 4 (1.04%) HP
11 4 (1.04%) Mitel
11 4 (1.04%) NetApp
12 3 (0.78%) New Relic
12 3 (0.78%) Recommind
12 3 (0.78%) Sophos
12 3 (0.78%) Splunk