Period
to 26 January 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 26 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Legal
Central London > City of London
6 months to
26 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 150 148 123
Rank change year-on-year -2 -25 -49
Permanent jobs citing Legal 70 178 258
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 1.61% 1.97% 2.51%
As % of the General category 3.18% 3.90% 4.94%
Number of salaries quoted 61 147 245
Median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -8.33% -4.00%
10th Percentile £31,500 £37,500 £30,200
90th Percentile £83,750 £88,750 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% -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 2,204 4,563 5,222
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 50.54% 50.58% 50.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1,919 3,923 4,671
Median annual salary £72,500 £67,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.41% +3.85% +4.00%
10th Percentile £43,750 £37,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £106,250 £103,500 £97,500
Central London median annual salary £72,500 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +7.41% +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 26 January 2021.

Salary histogram for Legal in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 24 (34.29%) Finance
2 20 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (24.29%) Law
4 16 (22.86%) Windows
5 14 (20.00%) SQL
5 14 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
6 13 (18.57%) Analytics
6 13 (18.57%) SDLC
7 12 (17.14%) Microsoft
8 11 (15.71%) CRM
8 11 (15.71%) Firewall
9 10 (14.29%) Information Security
10 9 (12.86%) ITIL
10 9 (12.86%) Problem Management
11 8 (11.43%) Active Directory
11 8 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (11.43%) Service Delivery
11 8 (11.43%) Change Management
11 8 (11.43%) ITSM
11 8 (11.43%) Service Management
11 8 (11.43%) Programme Management
11 8 (11.43%) Software Delivery
11 8 (11.43%) Design Thinking
11 8 (11.43%) Backlog Prioritisation
12 7 (10.00%) Data Strategy
12 7 (10.00%) Salesforce.com CRM
12 7 (10.00%) Mentoring
12 7 (10.00%) VMware
12 7 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
12 7 (10.00%) Kanban

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 1 (1.43%) Apache Spark
1 1 (1.43%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.43%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (8.57%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (10.00%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (1.43%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.00%) Office 365
2 5 (7.14%) Azure
3 2 (2.86%) AWS
3 2 (2.86%) Power Platform
4 1 (1.43%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.43%) GCP
4 1 (1.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (15.71%) Firewall
2 6 (8.57%) NAS
2 6 (8.57%) SAN
3 3 (4.29%) Network Security
3 3 (4.29%) VPN
4 2 (2.86%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (2.86%) Cisco Firepower
4 2 (2.86%) Wireless
5 1 (1.43%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (1.43%) DMZ
5 1 (1.43%) DNS
5 1 (1.43%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (1.43%) Internet
5 1 (1.43%) LAN
5 1 (1.43%) NetScaler
5 1 (1.43%) PBX
5 1 (1.43%) Skype
5 1 (1.43%) Softphone
5 1 (1.43%) Unified Communications
5 1 (1.43%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.57%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.29%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (4.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.86%) Power BI
3 2 (2.86%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.43%) Big Data
4 1 (1.43%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.43%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.43%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (4.29%) JIRA
2 2 (2.86%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.86%) Selenium
2 2 (2.86%) SpecFlow
2 2 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.86%) WebDriver
3 1 (1.43%) CircleCI
3 1 (1.43%) GCC
3 1 (1.43%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.43%) Subversion
3 1 (1.43%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.43%) Vagrant
General
1 24 (34.29%) Finance
2 17 (24.29%) Law
3 2 (2.86%) Financial Institution
3 2 (2.86%) Marketing
4 1 (1.43%) Advertising
4 1 (1.43%) Arabic Language
4 1 (1.43%) Banking
4 1 (1.43%) Billing
4 1 (1.43%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 23 (32.86%) Analyst
2 8 (11.43%) Business Analyst
2 8 (11.43%) IT Manager
2 8 (11.43%) Programme Manager
3 7 (10.00%) Developer
3 7 (10.00%) IT Programme Manager
4 6 (8.57%) Administrator
4 6 (8.57%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (5.71%) Junior
5 4 (5.71%) Service Analyst
5 4 (5.71%) SQL Analyst
6 3 (4.29%) Finance Business Analyst
6 3 (4.29%) Financial Analyst
6 3 (4.29%) Incident Analyst
6 3 (4.29%) Incident and Problem Analyst
6 3 (4.29%) IT Analyst
6 3 (4.29%) Junior Analyst
6 3 (4.29%) Junior Change Analyst
6 3 (4.29%) Product Owner
6 3 (4.29%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.29%) REST
2 2 (2.86%) .NET
2 2 (2.86%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.43%) .NET Core
3 1 (1.43%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.43%) HTML
3 1 (1.43%) HTML5
3 1 (1.43%) jQuery
3 1 (1.43%) JSON
3 1 (1.43%) Kafka
3 1 (1.43%) Node.js
3 1 (1.43%) React
3 1 (1.43%) RESTful
3 1 (1.43%) SOAP
3 1 (1.43%) Symfony
3 1 (1.43%) Web Services
3 1 (1.43%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 4 (5.71%) User Experience
3 2 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.86%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (2.86%) Hedge funds
3 2 (2.86%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.86%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.43%) Animation
4 1 (1.43%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.43%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (1.43%) Reinsurance
4 1 (1.43%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.43%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.43%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 16 (22.86%) Windows
2 6 (8.57%) Linux
2 6 (8.57%) Windows 10
3 4 (5.71%) Windows Server
4 3 (4.29%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.86%) Windows Server 2016
6 1 (1.43%) Android
6 1 (1.43%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.43%) Check Point GAiA
6 1 (1.43%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (18.57%) Analytics
3 13 (18.57%) SDLC
4 11 (15.71%) CRM
5 10 (14.29%) Information Security
6 9 (12.86%) ITIL
6 9 (12.86%) Problem Management
7 8 (11.43%) Backlog Prioritisation
7 8 (11.43%) Change Management
7 8 (11.43%) Design Thinking
7 8 (11.43%) ITSM
7 8 (11.43%) Programme Management
7 8 (11.43%) Service Delivery
7 8 (11.43%) Service Management
7 8 (11.43%) Software Delivery
7 8 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (10.00%) Artificial Intelligence
8 7 (10.00%) Data Strategy
8 7 (10.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 14 (20.00%) SQL
2 4 (5.71%) C#
2 4 (5.71%) Python
2 4 (5.71%) T-SQL
3 3 (4.29%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.43%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.43%) Cypher
4 1 (1.43%) Go
4 1 (1.43%) Groovy
4 1 (1.43%) Java
4 1 (1.43%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.43%) PHP
4 1 (1.43%) R
4 1 (1.43%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (5.71%) CISSP
1 4 (5.71%) Degree
2 2 (2.86%) CISM
2 2 (2.86%) ISEB
3 1 (1.43%) FFIEC
3 1 (1.43%) IIBA
3 1 (1.43%) Master's Degree
3 1 (1.43%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.00%) Data Quality
2 6 (8.57%) GDPR
3 4 (5.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (4.29%) NIST
4 3 (4.29%) SLA
5 1 (1.43%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (1.43%) HIPAA
5 1 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (1.43%) PMO
5 1 (1.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (11.43%) Active Directory
2 7 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (8.57%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.86%) Docker
5 1 (1.43%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (1.43%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (8.57%) Ansible
1 6 (8.57%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (8.57%) Puppet
2 5 (7.14%) SCCM
3 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (2.86%) WSUS
4 1 (1.43%) CASB
4 1 (1.43%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.43%) Nessus
4 1 (1.43%) Terraform
Vendors
1 12 (17.14%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
2 7 (10.00%) VMware
3 3 (4.29%) Cisco
3 3 (4.29%) Intapp
3 3 (4.29%) ServiceNow
4 2 (2.86%) CheckPoint
4 2 (2.86%) Citrix
4 2 (2.86%) iManage
5 1 (1.43%) Aderant
5 1 (1.43%) CA
5 1 (1.43%) Canon
5 1 (1.43%) Forcepoint
5 1 (1.43%) HP
5 1 (1.43%) Mitel
5 1 (1.43%) Palo Alto
5 1 (1.43%) RightFax
5 1 (1.43%) Sophos
5 1 (1.43%) Tufin
5 1 (1.43%) Zend