Period
to 10 August 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Law in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Law over the 6 months to 10 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Law
UK > England
6 months to
10 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 125 217 214
Rank change year-on-year +92 -3 +76
Permanent jobs citing Law 1,531 2,137 2,687
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 2.58% 1.61% 1.68%
As % of the General category 6.51% 4.01% 3.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1,316 1,650 1,967
Median annual salary £52,500 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.70% +15.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £87,500 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -8.70% +15.00% -4.76%

Law 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 England with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 23,509 53,280 69,484
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 39.67% 40.13% 43.36%
Number of salaries quoted 18,246 40,496 53,517
Median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £98,750 £92,500 £87,500
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%

Law
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Law as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Law in England

Law
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Law in England.

Salary trend for Law in England

Law
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Law in England over the 6 months to 10 August 2020.

Salary histogram for Law in England

Law
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Law within the England region over the 6 months to 10 August 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +18 757 £65,000 +4.00% 35
North of England +228 315 £50,000 +11.11% 20
North West +168 239 £50,000 +11.11% 11
Midlands +221 234 £45,375 +0.83% 11
East Midlands +140 119 £45,000 +20.00% 6
West Midlands +160 108 £50,000 +11.11% 5
East of England +170 87 £50,000 +5.82% 6
South East +29 82 £50,000 +37.99% 7
Yorkshire +180 74 £45,000 +12.50% 9
South West +32 71 £50,000 +17.65% 5
North East +28 2 £20,000 -46.67%
Law
UK

For the 6 months to 10 August 2020, IT jobs citing Law 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 England region with a requirement for Law.

1 325 (21.23%) Microsoft
2 319 (20.84%) Legal
3 302 (19.73%) Agile Software Development
4 261 (17.05%) SQL
5 255 (16.66%) Finance
6 252 (16.46%) Windows
7 225 (14.70%) Azure
8 217 (14.17%) Python
9 208 (13.59%) AWS
10 190 (12.41%) JavaScript
11 171 (11.17%) Security Cleared
12 165 (10.78%) C#
13 162 (10.58%) DevOps
14 159 (10.39%) SQL Server
15 143 (9.34%) Degree
16 132 (8.62%) Linux
17 131 (8.56%) SC Cleared
17 131 (8.56%) Problem-Solving
18 128 (8.36%) Project Management
19 127 (8.30%) .NET
20 123 (8.03%) Office 365
21 122 (7.97%) Java
22 121 (7.90%) ITIL
23 113 (7.38%) Active Directory
24 109 (7.12%) Software Engineering
25 103 (6.73%) SaaS
26 102 (6.66%) PowerShell
27 101 (6.60%) Business Intelligence
28 96 (6.27%) Microsoft Office
28 96 (6.27%) Analytical Skills

Law
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 57 (3.72%) SharePoint
2 36 (2.35%) IIS
3 35 (2.29%) MS Exchange
4 13 (0.85%) Elasticsearch
5 10 (0.65%) CMS
6 9 (0.59%) SharePoint Server
7 8 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2010
7 8 (0.52%) Skype for Business
8 7 (0.46%) Apache
9 5 (0.33%) Jupyter
10 4 (0.26%) BizTalk Server
10 4 (0.26%) EPiServer
10 4 (0.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 4 (0.26%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.20%) Apache Spark
11 3 (0.20%) nginx
12 2 (0.13%) SharePoint 2013
13 1 (0.065%) Apache Solr
13 1 (0.065%) Sitefinity
13 1 (0.065%) WordPress
Applications
1 96 (6.27%) Microsoft Office
2 45 (2.94%) Microsoft Excel
3 28 (1.83%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 17 (1.11%) Microsoft Project
5 10 (0.65%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.26%) Adobe Captivate
7 2 (0.13%) Simulink
8 1 (0.065%) Adobe Premiere
8 1 (0.065%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 79 (5.16%) Dynamics AX
2 45 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
3 19 (1.24%) Elite 3E
4 15 (0.98%) Shopify
5 14 (0.91%) Oracle ERP
6 10 (0.65%) Carpe Diem
6 10 (0.65%) Magento
6 10 (0.65%) Oracle EBS
7 8 (0.52%) Oracle General Ledger
7 8 (0.52%) Oracle Payables
7 8 (0.52%) Oracle Receivables
8 7 (0.46%) Payment Gateway
9 6 (0.39%) Oracle Assets
10 5 (0.33%) Oracle Cash Management
10 5 (0.33%) Relativity
11 4 (0.26%) Oracle Financials
11 4 (0.26%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
12 3 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
12 3 (0.20%) Oracle EBS R12
12 3 (0.20%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 225 (14.70%) Azure
2 208 (13.59%) AWS
3 123 (8.03%) Office 365
4 103 (6.73%) SaaS
5 81 (5.29%) Power Platform
6 71 (4.64%) Dynamics 365
7 53 (3.46%) Serverless
8 49 (3.20%) AWS Lambda
9 37 (2.42%) GCP
10 35 (2.29%) PaaS
11 27 (1.76%) IaaS
12 24 (1.57%) Amazon S3
13 21 (1.37%) Mimecast
14 16 (1.05%) Azure Active Directory
15 15 (0.98%) GitHub
16 13 (0.85%) AWS CloudFormation
16 13 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
16 13 (0.85%) Logic Apps
17 12 (0.78%) Amazon ECS
17 12 (0.78%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 65 (4.25%) Firewall
2 52 (3.40%) DNS
3 48 (3.14%) LAN
4 45 (2.94%) Internet
5 38 (2.48%) Wireless
6 37 (2.42%) WAN
7 29 (1.89%) Network Security
8 28 (1.83%) VPN
9 27 (1.76%) DHCP
10 24 (1.57%) TCP/IP
11 22 (1.44%) Wi-Fi
12 15 (0.98%) Intranet
13 11 (0.72%) BGP
13 11 (0.72%) WLAN
14 10 (0.65%) EIGRP
14 10 (0.65%) Intrusion Detection
14 10 (0.65%) Skype
15 9 (0.59%) OSPF
16 7 (0.46%) SAN
17 6 (0.39%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 159 (10.39%) SQL Server
2 88 (5.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 81 (5.29%) Power BI
4 70 (4.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 27 (1.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 26 (1.70%) Data Warehouse
7 24 (1.57%) Big Data
7 24 (1.57%) PostgreSQL
8 23 (1.50%) SQL Server 2019
9 22 (1.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 19 (1.24%) SQL Server 2008
11 16 (1.05%) NoSQL
11 16 (1.05%) SQL Server 2014
12 15 (0.98%) MySQL
13 14 (0.91%) SQL Server 2012
14 12 (0.78%) Amazon Athena
15 11 (0.72%) SQL Server 2005
16 8 (0.52%) Relational Database
16 8 (0.52%) SQL Server 2016
17 7 (0.46%) GIS
Development Applications
1 59 (3.85%) Jenkins
2 44 (2.87%) Git (software)
3 24 (1.57%) TeamCity
4 23 (1.50%) Visual Studio
5 17 (1.11%) GitLab
6 16 (1.05%) Selenium
7 12 (0.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 10 (0.65%) Octopus Deploy
9 8 (0.52%) JIRA
9 8 (0.52%) SpecFlow
10 7 (0.46%) Cucumber
10 7 (0.46%) Team Foundation Server
11 6 (0.39%) CircleCI
11 6 (0.39%) PhpStorm
11 6 (0.39%) Postman
11 6 (0.39%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
12 5 (0.33%) Subversion
13 4 (0.26%) Bitbucket
13 4 (0.26%) Oracle Forms
13 4 (0.26%) SoapUI
General
1 319 (20.84%) Legal
2 255 (16.66%) Finance
3 57 (3.72%) Marketing
4 46 (3.00%) Back Office
5 45 (2.94%) Banking
6 43 (2.81%) Police
7 30 (1.96%) Games
8 25 (1.63%) Local Government
9 24 (1.57%) Retail
10 23 (1.50%) Military
11 18 (1.18%) General Ledger
12 16 (1.05%) Electronics
12 16 (1.05%) Manufacturing
13 15 (0.98%) Financial Institution
14 13 (0.85%) Public Sector
15 9 (0.59%) Aerospace
16 7 (0.46%) Advertising
17 6 (0.39%) Billing
18 5 (0.33%) Fire and Rescue
18 5 (0.33%) French Language
Job Titles
1 317 (20.71%) Developer
2 213 (13.91%) Analyst
3 98 (6.40%) Consultant
4 69 (4.51%) Senior Developer
5 62 (4.05%) Software Engineer
6 59 (3.85%) AWS Engineer
7 56 (3.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 45 (2.94%) Project Manager
9 41 (2.68%) DBA
10 40 (2.61%) C# Developer
11 39 (2.55%) DevOps Engineer
12 38 (2.48%) Administrator
12 38 (2.48%) SQL DBA
13 36 (2.35%) .NET Developer
13 36 (2.35%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 36 (2.35%) IT Manager
14 34 (2.22%) IT Analyst
14 34 (2.22%) Software Developer
15 32 (2.09%) Architect
16 31 (2.02%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 127 (8.30%) .NET
2 91 (5.94%) HTML
3 84 (5.49%) CSS
4 76 (4.96%) Node.js
5 54 (3.53%) React
6 51 (3.33%) Web Services
7 45 (2.94%) AngularJS
8 38 (2.48%) ASP.NET
9 33 (2.16%) REST
10 32 (2.09%) HTML5
11 31 (2.02%) .NET Framework
12 24 (1.57%) SOAP
12 24 (1.57%) Vue.js
13 22 (1.44%) CSS3
13 22 (1.44%) jQuery
13 22 (1.44%) RESTful
14 18 (1.18%) .NET Core
14 18 (1.18%) ASP.NET Web API
15 17 (1.11%) COM
15 17 (1.11%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 96 (6.27%) Analytical Skills
2 64 (4.18%) Cybercrime
3 60 (3.92%) Management Information System
4 40 (2.61%) Greenfield Project
5 31 (2.02%) Data Structures
5 31 (2.02%) User Experience
6 29 (1.89%) Mobile App
7 28 (1.83%) Self-Motivation
8 24 (1.57%) Replication
9 19 (1.24%) Enterprise Software
10 17 (1.11%) Clustering
10 17 (1.11%) Social Media
11 14 (0.91%) Data Centre
12 13 (0.85%) Cloud Native
13 12 (0.78%) Cyberthreat
13 12 (0.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 10 (0.65%) Hybrid Cloud
14 10 (0.65%) Linux Command Line
15 9 (0.59%) Public Cloud
15 9 (0.59%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 252 (16.46%) Windows
2 132 (8.62%) Linux
3 94 (6.14%) Windows Server
4 66 (4.31%) Windows 10
5 19 (1.24%) Windows Server 2016
6 17 (1.11%) Android
7 15 (0.98%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (0.65%) Apple iOS
8 10 (0.65%) Unix
8 10 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (0.52%) Ubuntu
10 7 (0.46%) Windows 7
10 7 (0.46%) Windows Server 2019
11 6 (0.39%) Mac OS
11 6 (0.39%) Windows 2000
12 4 (0.26%) CentOS
12 4 (0.26%) Mesosphere
12 4 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (0.26%) Windows Phone
13 2 (0.13%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 302 (19.73%) Agile Software Development
2 162 (10.58%) DevOps
3 131 (8.56%) Problem-Solving
4 128 (8.36%) Project Management
5 121 (7.90%) ITIL
6 109 (7.12%) Software Engineering
7 101 (6.60%) Business Intelligence
8 95 (6.21%) Information Security
9 86 (5.62%) Mentoring
10 83 (5.42%) Analytics
11 82 (5.36%) Stakeholder Management
12 80 (5.23%) Requirements Gathering
13 76 (4.96%) CRM
13 76 (4.96%) Migration
14 70 (4.57%) Cybersecurity
15 68 (4.44%) PRINCE2
16 66 (4.31%) E-Commerce
17 65 (4.25%) Machine Learning
18 64 (4.18%) Infrastructure Engineering
18 64 (4.18%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 261 (17.05%) SQL
2 217 (14.17%) Python
3 190 (12.41%) JavaScript
4 165 (10.78%) C#
5 122 (7.97%) Java
6 102 (6.66%) PowerShell
7 64 (4.18%) T-SQL
8 49 (3.20%) C++
9 36 (2.35%) Bash Shell
10 29 (1.89%) C
11 27 (1.76%) TypeScript
12 26 (1.70%) Ruby
13 25 (1.63%) Go
14 24 (1.57%) X++
15 21 (1.37%) PHP
16 11 (0.72%) Java 8
16 11 (0.72%) Scala
17 9 (0.59%) PL/SQL
18 8 (0.52%) Perl
18 8 (0.52%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 171 (11.17%) Security Cleared
2 143 (9.34%) Degree
3 131 (8.56%) SC Cleared
4 58 (3.79%) CISSP
5 45 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
6 44 (2.87%) CISM
7 43 (2.81%) DV Cleared
8 35 (2.29%) CCNA
9 32 (2.09%) CISA
10 28 (1.83%) Computer Science Degree
11 22 (1.44%) Microsoft Certification
12 16 (1.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 15 (0.98%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 14 (0.91%) MCSE
15 12 (0.78%) CEH
15 12 (0.78%) Master's Degree
16 10 (0.65%) CRISC
16 10 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 9 (0.59%) Network+ Certification
17 9 (0.59%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (4.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 48 (3.14%) GDPR
3 40 (2.61%) QA
4 27 (1.76%) PMO
5 13 (0.85%) Cyber Essentials
6 11 (0.72%) SLA
7 8 (0.52%) PCI DSS
8 7 (0.46%) COBIT
8 7 (0.46%) ISO 9001
9 6 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 4 (0.26%) Def Stans
11 3 (0.20%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
11 3 (0.20%) Data Quality
11 3 (0.20%) ISO 22301
11 3 (0.20%) MISRA
11 3 (0.20%) MISRA C
11 3 (0.20%) NIST
11 3 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 2 (0.13%) ISO 20022
12 2 (0.13%) SEPA
System Software
1 113 (7.38%) Active Directory
2 94 (6.14%) Docker
3 29 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (0.91%) Hyper-V
5 13 (0.85%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (0.52%) XenDesktop
7 7 (0.46%) XenApp
8 5 (0.33%) Microsoft App-V
8 5 (0.33%) Virtual Desktop
9 3 (0.20%) Firmware
9 3 (0.20%) Terminal Services
9 3 (0.20%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (0.20%) vSphere
9 3 (0.20%) Xen
10 2 (0.13%) Snort
10 2 (0.13%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (0.065%) BitLocker
11 1 (0.065%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.065%) Slurm Workload Manager
11 1 (0.065%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 77 (5.03%) Kubernetes
2 72 (4.70%) Terraform
3 64 (4.18%) Puppet
4 57 (3.72%) Ansible
5 41 (2.68%) SCCM
6 32 (2.09%) Opscode Chef
7 16 (1.05%) Failover Clustering
8 13 (0.85%) Kibana
8 13 (0.85%) logstash
8 13 (0.85%) WSUS
9 11 (0.72%) Microsoft Intune
10 9 (0.59%) WebSphere Cast Iron
11 6 (0.39%) vCenter Server
12 4 (0.26%) Automic
12 4 (0.26%) CASB
12 4 (0.26%) Consul
12 4 (0.26%) Prometheus
13 3 (0.20%) AirWatch
13 3 (0.20%) FortiGate
13 3 (0.20%) IBM BigFix
Vendors
1 325 (21.23%) Microsoft
2 86 (5.62%) Cisco
3 69 (4.51%) Citrix
3 69 (4.51%) iManage
4 65 (4.25%) VMware
5 52 (3.40%) Oracle
6 39 (2.55%) Intapp
7 31 (2.02%) Aderant
8 25 (1.63%) Capita
9 20 (1.31%) Google
10 19 (1.24%) Salesforce.com
11 18 (1.18%) Sony
11 18 (1.18%) Splunk
12 14 (0.91%) Adobe
12 14 (0.91%) Meraki
13 13 (0.85%) IBM
14 12 (0.78%) ServiceNow
15 11 (0.72%) Dell
15 11 (0.72%) Workday
16 9 (0.59%) Palo Alto