Period
to 20 February 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 20 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Legal
Central London > City of London
6 months to
20 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 141 125 67
Rank change year-on-year -16 -58 +7
Permanent jobs citing Legal 193 252 465
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 2.13% 2.43% 4.33%
As % of the General category 4.19% 4.80% 7.32%
Number of salaries quoted 157 232 418
City of London median annual salary £55,000 £56,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.79% -6.67% +9.09%
10th Percentile £37,500 £29,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £89,250 £85,000 £92,500
Central London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - -4.35% +4.55%

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 4,605 5,246 6,353
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 50.77% 50.54% 59.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3,916 4,648 5,704
City of London median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +4.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £96,250 £97,500
Central London median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% -

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 20 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Legal in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 63 (32.64%) Law
2 53 (27.46%) Finance
3 40 (20.73%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (19.17%) GDPR
5 31 (16.06%) Microsoft
5 31 (16.06%) Azure
6 30 (15.54%) Microsoft Office
7 27 (13.99%) Data Protection
7 27 (13.99%) Degree
7 27 (13.99%) Cybersecurity
8 23 (11.92%) DevOps
9 22 (11.40%) Stakeholder Management
9 22 (11.40%) Information Security
10 21 (10.88%) Windows
10 21 (10.88%) Project Delivery
11 20 (10.36%) Risk Management
12 19 (9.84%) SharePoint
13 18 (9.33%) SQL Server
13 18 (9.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 17 (8.81%) InfoPath
14 17 (8.81%) SaaS
14 17 (8.81%) Analytics
14 17 (8.81%) C#
15 16 (8.29%) ITIL
15 16 (8.29%) Python
15 16 (8.29%) Data Governance
16 15 (7.77%) Project Management
17 14 (7.25%) Intranet
17 14 (7.25%) Data Modelling
17 14 (7.25%) Citrix

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 (9.84%) SharePoint
2 7 (3.63%) MS Exchange
3 3 (1.55%) Apache
3 3 (1.55%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.04%) CMS
4 2 (1.04%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.04%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (1.04%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.52%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.52%) Apache Airflow
Applications
1 30 (15.54%) Microsoft Office
2 17 (8.81%) InfoPath
3 10 (5.18%) Microsoft Excel
4 6 (3.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (1.04%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.52%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (3.63%) Elite 3E
2 3 (1.55%) Carpe Diem
3 1 (0.52%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 31 (16.06%) Azure
2 17 (8.81%) SaaS
3 14 (7.25%) IaaS
3 14 (7.25%) PaaS
4 9 (4.66%) Dynamics 365
5 7 (3.63%) Office 365
6 5 (2.59%) AWS
7 4 (2.07%) Serverless
8 3 (1.55%) Amazon EMR
8 3 (1.55%) Amazon S3
8 3 (1.55%) GCP
8 3 (1.55%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.52%) Azure Data Factory
9 1 (0.52%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 14 (7.25%) Intranet
2 7 (3.63%) Firewall
2 7 (3.63%) TCP/IP
3 5 (2.59%) DHCP
3 5 (2.59%) DNS
4 4 (2.07%) Network Security
4 4 (2.07%) Remote Desktop
4 4 (2.07%) WAN
5 3 (1.55%) LAN
6 2 (1.04%) 3G
6 2 (1.04%) 4G
6 2 (1.04%) BIG-IP
6 2 (1.04%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (1.04%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 2 (1.04%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 2 (1.04%) Internet
6 2 (1.04%) Skype
6 2 (1.04%) VPN
6 2 (1.04%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (1.04%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (9.33%) SQL Server
2 13 (6.74%) Big Data
3 8 (4.15%) Relational Database
4 6 (3.11%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (2.07%) NoSQL
5 4 (2.07%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (2.07%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (2.07%) SQL Server 2016
6 3 (1.55%) Apache Hive
6 3 (1.55%) Hadoop
6 3 (1.55%) HDInsight
6 3 (1.55%) Neo4j
7 2 (1.04%) Data Lake
7 2 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.52%) Amazon Redshift
8 1 (0.52%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (0.52%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (0.52%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 6 (3.11%) JIRA
1 6 (3.11%) TeamCity
2 5 (2.59%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (2.07%) Selenium
3 4 (2.07%) SpecFlow
3 4 (2.07%) WebDriver
4 2 (1.04%) FitNesse
4 2 (1.04%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.52%) PhpStorm
General
1 63 (32.64%) Law
2 53 (27.46%) Finance
3 9 (4.66%) Telecoms
4 7 (3.63%) Banking
5 6 (3.11%) Marketing
6 4 (2.07%) Investment Banking
6 4 (2.07%) Retail
7 3 (1.55%) Public Sector
8 2 (1.04%) Digital Economy
8 2 (1.04%) Front Office
8 2 (1.04%) Games
8 2 (1.04%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.52%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.52%) French Language
9 1 (0.52%) German Language
9 1 (0.52%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.52%) Mandarin Language
9 1 (0.52%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 26 (13.47%) Analyst
2 16 (8.29%) Project Manager
3 15 (7.77%) Consultant
4 12 (6.22%) Data Governance Analyst
4 12 (6.22%) Data Governance Manager
4 12 (6.22%) Developer
4 12 (6.22%) Governance Manager
5 10 (5.18%) Project Governance Manager
6 9 (4.66%) Administrator
6 9 (4.66%) Security Consultant
7 8 (4.15%) Architect
7 8 (4.15%) Business Analyst
7 8 (4.15%) Data Engineer
7 8 (4.15%) Service Analyst
7 8 (4.15%) SharePoint Administrator
7 8 (4.15%) Software Engineer
7 8 (4.15%) Support Analyst
8 7 (3.63%) Cloud Administrator
8 7 (3.63%) IT Support
8 7 (3.63%) Procurement Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.15%) XML
2 7 (3.63%) .NET
3 6 (3.11%) .NET Framework
3 6 (3.11%) AngularJS
3 6 (3.11%) ASP.NET
3 6 (3.11%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (3.11%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 6 (3.11%) Entity Framework
3 6 (3.11%) LINQ
3 6 (3.11%) Middleware
3 6 (3.11%) WCF
4 5 (2.59%) REST
4 5 (2.59%) RESTful
5 4 (2.07%) NumPy
5 4 (2.07%) Pandas
5 4 (2.07%) React
5 4 (2.07%) Redux
5 4 (2.07%) SOAP
6 3 (1.55%) CSS
6 3 (1.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.74%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (5.18%) Management Information System
2 10 (5.18%) Video Conferencing
3 8 (4.15%) Data Centre
4 7 (3.63%) iPhone
5 6 (3.11%) Blackberry
5 6 (3.11%) Mobile App
6 5 (2.59%) iPad
7 4 (2.07%) Data Structures
7 4 (2.07%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.55%) Reinsurance
8 3 (1.55%) Self-Motivation
9 2 (1.04%) Analytical Mindset
9 2 (1.04%) Cloud Native
9 2 (1.04%) Cyberthreat
9 2 (1.04%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (1.04%) e-Learning
9 2 (1.04%) Public Cloud
9 2 (1.04%) User Experience
10 1 (0.52%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 21 (10.88%) Windows
2 11 (5.70%) Windows 10
3 7 (3.63%) Windows 7
4 6 (3.11%) Windows Server
5 5 (2.59%) Linux
6 3 (1.55%) Android
6 3 (1.55%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.04%) Unix
7 2 (1.04%) Windows Phone
7 2 (1.04%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.04%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.52%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.52%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.52%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (20.73%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (13.99%) Cybersecurity
2 27 (13.99%) Data Protection
3 23 (11.92%) DevOps
4 22 (11.40%) Information Security
4 22 (11.40%) Stakeholder Management
5 21 (10.88%) Project Delivery
6 20 (10.36%) Risk Management
7 17 (8.81%) Analytics
8 16 (8.29%) Data Governance
8 16 (8.29%) ITIL
9 15 (7.77%) Project Management
10 14 (7.25%) Data Modelling
10 14 (7.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 13 (6.74%) Business Intelligence
11 13 (6.74%) Change Management
11 13 (6.74%) Contract Negotiation
12 12 (6.22%) Due Diligence
12 12 (6.22%) Software Engineering
12 12 (6.22%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (8.81%) C#
2 16 (8.29%) Python
3 14 (7.25%) SQL
4 9 (4.66%) JavaScript
5 4 (2.07%) Java
6 3 (1.55%) PowerShell
6 3 (1.55%) VB
7 2 (1.04%) Perl
7 2 (1.04%) Scala
7 2 (1.04%) XAML
8 1 (0.52%) C
8 1 (0.52%) C++
8 1 (0.52%) PHP
8 1 (0.52%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.52%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.52%) VBA
8 1 (0.52%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 27 (13.99%) Degree
2 11 (5.70%) CISA
2 11 (5.70%) CISSP
3 10 (5.18%) CISM
4 8 (4.15%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (3.63%) Security Cleared
6 6 (3.11%) IIBA
6 6 (3.11%) SC Cleared
7 5 (2.59%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 5 (2.59%) CBAP
7 5 (2.59%) CRISC
8 4 (2.07%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 4 (2.07%) Master's Degree
9 3 (1.55%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (1.04%) CCNA
10 2 (1.04%) MCDST
11 1 (0.52%) CCSA
11 1 (0.52%) ISEB
11 1 (0.52%) MBA
11 1 (0.52%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (19.17%) GDPR
2 18 (9.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (4.66%) NIST
4 8 (4.15%) Cyber Essentials
4 8 (4.15%) QA
5 7 (3.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 6 (3.11%) Data Quality
6 6 (3.11%) ISO 22301
7 4 (2.07%) PCI DSS
8 3 (1.55%) COBIT
8 3 (1.55%) PMO
8 3 (1.55%) SLA
9 1 (0.52%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 1 (0.52%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.52%) PSD2
System Software
1 13 (6.74%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.55%) HDFS
2 3 (1.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.55%) vSphere
3 2 (1.04%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.52%) Docker
4 1 (0.52%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (4.66%) Ansible
2 7 (3.63%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.55%) Kubernetes
4 2 (1.04%) Istio
4 2 (1.04%) Puppet
5 1 (0.52%) EnCase
5 1 (0.52%) FTK
5 1 (0.52%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (0.52%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 31 (16.06%) Microsoft
2 14 (7.25%) Citrix
3 13 (6.74%) iManage
3 13 (6.74%) Intapp
4 11 (5.70%) Informatica
5 7 (3.63%) Cisco
6 5 (2.59%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (2.07%) CheckPoint
7 4 (2.07%) Dell
7 4 (2.07%) Mitel
7 4 (2.07%) VMware
8 3 (1.55%) HP
8 3 (1.55%) NetApp
9 2 (1.04%) Adobe
9 2 (1.04%) Avaya
9 2 (1.04%) Interwoven
9 2 (1.04%) McAfee
9 2 (1.04%) OpenText
9 2 (1.04%) Oracle
9 2 (1.04%) Riverbed