Period
to 11 July 2020

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 11 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Legal
Central London > City of London
6 months to
11 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 128 137 81
Rank change year-on-year +9 -56 -29
Permanent jobs citing Legal 122 233 439
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 2.05% 2.23% 3.88%
As % of the General category 4.13% 4.35% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 104 219 401
Median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -8.33% +9.09%
10th Percentile £31,250 £35,000 £33,500
90th Percentile £85,875 £81,500 £85,000
Central London median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year -4.35% - +9.52%

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 2,953 5,361 6,585
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 49.61% 51.37% 58.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2,595 4,713 5,853
Median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £41,250 £37,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £105,600 £97,500 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% +4.17%

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 11 July 2020.

Salary histogram for Legal in the City of London

For the 6 months to 11 July 2020, 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 38 (31.15%) Law
2 37 (30.33%) Finance
3 27 (22.13%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (20.49%) Risk Management
5 23 (18.85%) Stakeholder Management
6 19 (15.57%) GDPR
7 18 (14.75%) SaaS
7 18 (14.75%) Cybersecurity
7 18 (14.75%) SQL
8 17 (13.93%) Contract Management
9 16 (13.11%) Microsoft Office
9 16 (13.11%) Microsoft
10 15 (12.30%) Windows
10 15 (12.30%) Information Security
10 15 (12.30%) Change Management
10 15 (12.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 15 (12.30%) Azure
11 14 (11.48%) DevOps
11 14 (11.48%) Due Diligence
11 14 (11.48%) Contract Negotiation
11 14 (11.48%) Data Protection
12 12 (9.84%) ITIL
13 11 (9.02%) Market Research
13 11 (9.02%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
14 10 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
14 10 (8.20%) PaaS
14 10 (8.20%) IaaS
14 10 (8.20%) Performance Management
14 10 (8.20%) Degree
14 10 (8.20%) Supplier Management

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 (4.92%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.46%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.64%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.82%) Confluence
4 1 (0.82%) Mule
4 1 (0.82%) SAS
Applications
1 16 (13.11%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (4.92%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (4.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (1.64%) InfoPath
4 2 (1.64%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.82%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (4.92%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 18 (14.75%) SaaS
2 15 (12.30%) Azure
3 10 (8.20%) IaaS
3 10 (8.20%) PaaS
4 7 (5.74%) AWS
5 5 (4.10%) Office 365
6 4 (3.28%) GCP
7 2 (1.64%) Mimecast
7 2 (1.64%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.82%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.82%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.82%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.82%) IBM Blueworks
8 1 (0.82%) Power Platform
8 1 (0.82%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
8 1 (0.82%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.92%) Intranet
2 5 (4.10%) Firewall
2 5 (4.10%) TCP/IP
3 4 (3.28%) DNS
4 3 (2.46%) VPN
5 2 (1.64%) DHCP
5 2 (1.64%) DMZ
5 2 (1.64%) LAN
6 1 (0.82%) HTTP
6 1 (0.82%) NetScaler
6 1 (0.82%) Network Security
6 1 (0.82%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (0.82%) Skype
6 1 (0.82%) WAN
6 1 (0.82%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.46%) Relational Database
2 2 (1.64%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (1.64%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.82%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.82%) Power BI
3 1 (0.82%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.82%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (4.10%) PhpStorm
2 3 (2.46%) Selenium
3 2 (1.64%) JIRA
4 1 (0.82%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.82%) SpecFlow
4 1 (0.82%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.82%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.82%) WebDriver
General
1 38 (31.15%) Law
2 37 (30.33%) Finance
3 10 (8.20%) Telecoms
4 8 (6.56%) Marketing
5 7 (5.74%) Retail
6 5 (4.10%) Banking
7 2 (1.64%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.64%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.82%) Back Office
8 1 (0.82%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.82%) Front Office
8 1 (0.82%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 31 (25.41%) Analyst
2 11 (9.02%) Business Analyst
3 10 (8.20%) Procurement Officer
4 8 (6.56%) Business Manager
5 7 (5.74%) Contracts Manager
5 7 (5.74%) IT Manager
5 7 (5.74%) Junior
6 6 (4.92%) Data Governance Analyst
6 6 (4.92%) Data Governance Manager
6 6 (4.92%) Developer
6 6 (4.92%) Governance Manager
6 6 (4.92%) Project Governance Manager
6 6 (4.92%) Project Manager
6 6 (4.92%) Service Analyst
7 5 (4.10%) Account Manager
7 5 (4.10%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (4.10%) Senior Business Analyst
7 5 (4.10%) Senior Technical Business Analyst
7 5 (4.10%) Support Engineer
7 5 (4.10%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.74%) CSS
2 6 (4.92%) HTML
3 5 (4.10%) jQuery
4 3 (2.46%) Natural Language Processing
4 3 (2.46%) Redux
4 3 (2.46%) Regular Expression
5 2 (1.64%) Django
5 2 (1.64%) JSON
5 2 (1.64%) REST
5 2 (1.64%) Sass
6 1 (0.82%) .NET
6 1 (0.82%) Angular 2
6 1 (0.82%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.82%) Grails
6 1 (0.82%) NgRx
6 1 (0.82%) Node.js
6 1 (0.82%) RESTful
6 1 (0.82%) RxJS
6 1 (0.82%) scikit-learn
6 1 (0.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.74%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (4.10%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.28%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (2.46%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.46%) iPhone
5 3 (2.46%) Reinsurance
5 3 (2.46%) Social Media
5 3 (2.46%) User Experience
6 2 (1.64%) Analytical Mindset
6 2 (1.64%) Cloud Native
6 2 (1.64%) e-Learning
6 2 (1.64%) iPad
6 2 (1.64%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.64%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.82%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.82%) Cybercrime
7 1 (0.82%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 15 (12.30%) Windows
2 9 (7.38%) Windows 10
3 5 (4.10%) Windows 7
4 3 (2.46%) Linux
4 3 (2.46%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.82%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (22.13%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (20.49%) Risk Management
3 23 (18.85%) Stakeholder Management
4 18 (14.75%) Cybersecurity
5 17 (13.93%) Contract Management
6 15 (12.30%) Change Management
6 15 (12.30%) Information Security
7 14 (11.48%) Contract Negotiation
7 14 (11.48%) Data Protection
7 14 (11.48%) DevOps
7 14 (11.48%) Due Diligence
8 12 (9.84%) ITIL
9 11 (9.02%) Market Research
9 11 (9.02%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
10 10 (8.20%) Benchmarking
10 10 (8.20%) Performance Management
10 10 (8.20%) Supplier Management
11 9 (7.38%) Data Analysis
11 9 (7.38%) Decision-Making
12 8 (6.56%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 18 (14.75%) SQL
2 8 (6.56%) JavaScript
3 7 (5.74%) PowerShell
3 7 (5.74%) Python
4 5 (4.10%) PHP
4 5 (4.10%) VBScript
5 2 (1.64%) C#
5 2 (1.64%) Java
5 2 (1.64%) R
5 2 (1.64%) XPath
6 1 (0.82%) Apex Code
6 1 (0.82%) C
6 1 (0.82%) SOQL
6 1 (0.82%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.82%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 10 (8.20%) Degree
2 8 (6.56%) CISA
2 8 (6.56%) CISM
3 6 (4.92%) CISSP
3 6 (4.92%) SC Cleared
3 6 (4.92%) Security Cleared
4 5 (4.10%) CBAP
4 5 (4.10%) IIBA
5 4 (3.28%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 4 (3.28%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (3.28%) CRISC
6 3 (2.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (2.46%) MCDST
6 3 (2.46%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (1.64%) MOS
8 1 (0.82%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (15.57%) GDPR
2 15 (12.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (4.92%) PCI DSS
3 6 (4.92%) QA
4 5 (4.10%) NIST
5 4 (3.28%) COBIT
6 3 (2.46%) Cyber Essentials
6 3 (2.46%) ISO 22301
7 2 (1.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.82%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.82%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 1 (0.82%) NIST 800
System Software
1 9 (7.38%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.46%) Docker
3 2 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.82%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (0.82%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 4 (3.28%) Ansible
1 4 (3.28%) SCCM
2 3 (2.46%) Kubernetes
3 2 (1.64%) Istio
3 2 (1.64%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.64%) Puppet
4 1 (0.82%) Terraform
Vendors
1 16 (13.11%) Microsoft
2 10 (8.20%) Citrix
3 9 (7.38%) iManage
4 6 (4.92%) Cisco
4 6 (4.92%) Informatica
5 5 (4.10%) Aderant
6 3 (2.46%) Intapp
6 3 (2.46%) Ivanti
6 3 (2.46%) Mitel
6 3 (2.46%) OpenText
6 3 (2.46%) VMware
7 2 (1.64%) Google
7 2 (1.64%) Interwoven
7 2 (1.64%) Meraki
7 2 (1.64%) NetApp
7 2 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.82%) Cloudera
8 1 (0.82%) Hortonworks
8 1 (0.82%) IBM
8 1 (0.82%) Tableau