Period
to 22 October 2019

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 22 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Law
UK > England
6 months to
22 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 218 221 273
Rank change year-on-year +3 +52 -81
Permanent jobs citing Law 1,969 2,528 2,115
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.56% 1.65% 1.29%
As % of the General category 3.91% 3.82% 2.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1,456 1,753 1,653
England median annual salary £55,000 £53,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.77% +0.95% -
10th Percentile £28,625 £29,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £83,750 £82,500 £77,500
UK median annual salary £54,500 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +3.81% - -

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 50,301 66,215 74,575
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 39.77% 43.11% 45.58%
Number of salaries quoted 38,314 51,146 54,588
England median annual salary £55,000 £54,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.92% +3.81% +5.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £93,750 £87,500 £85,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Law
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Law in England

Law
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Law in England.

Salary trend for Law in England

Law
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Law in England over the 6 months to 22 October 2019.

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 22 October 2019. 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 +21 1,331 £60,000 +4.35% 194
South East +50 188 £36,235 -14.74% 30
South West +51 183 £42,500 +6.25% 22
North of England -141 173 £42,500 +5.33% 85
North West -117 136 £42,500 -3.41% 50
Midlands +6 67 £47,500 +35.71% 29
West Midlands +23 47 £50,000 +69.49% 18
Yorkshire -22 36 £37,500 -6.25% 26
East of England +15 21 £33,750 -25.23% 8
East Midlands -4 20 £45,000 - 11
North East +14 1 £40,000 +17.92% 9
Law
UK

For the 6 months to 22 October 2019, 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.

1 503 (25.55%) Windows
2 476 (24.17%) Legal
3 406 (20.62%) Microsoft
4 354 (17.98%) Agile Software Development
5 305 (15.49%) Finance
6 292 (14.83%) Microsoft Office
7 271 (13.76%) Active Directory
8 267 (13.56%) SQL
9 264 (13.41%) ITIL
10 252 (12.80%) Office 365
11 249 (12.65%) Azure
12 240 (12.19%) Information Security
13 237 (12.04%) Java
14 226 (11.48%) Python
15 220 (11.17%) AWS
16 206 (10.46%) DevOps
17 205 (10.41%) JavaScript
18 200 (10.16%) Degree
19 194 (9.85%) Project Management
20 191 (9.70%) Windows 10
21 184 (9.34%) C#
21 184 (9.34%) Software Engineering
22 181 (9.19%) .NET
23 168 (8.53%) Problem-Solving
24 163 (8.28%) Citrix
25 162 (8.23%) Windows Server
26 152 (7.72%) Analytics
27 151 (7.67%) Management Information System
28 149 (7.57%) Analytical Skills
28 149 (7.57%) iManage

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
1 117 (5.94%) MS Exchange
2 49 (2.49%) Apache Spark
3 44 (2.23%) IIS
4 43 (2.18%) SharePoint
5 41 (2.08%) Skype for Business
6 31 (1.57%) Exchange Server 2010
7 25 (1.27%) Apache Pig
8 24 (1.22%) Elasticsearch
9 20 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2013
10 12 (0.61%) nginx
11 10 (0.51%) CMS
12 8 (0.41%) Apache
13 7 (0.36%) Tomcat
14 5 (0.25%) Apache Solr
14 5 (0.25%) OpenEdge
14 5 (0.25%) OpenStack
14 5 (0.25%) Tornado
14 5 (0.25%) WebSphere
15 4 (0.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 4 (0.20%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 292 (14.83%) Microsoft Office
2 93 (4.72%) Microsoft Excel
3 60 (3.05%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 18 (0.91%) MS Visio
5 11 (0.56%) Microsoft Project
6 5 (0.25%) InVision
6 5 (0.25%) Sketch
7 4 (0.20%) S-PLUS
8 3 (0.15%) Photoshop
8 3 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.15%) SPSS
8 3 (0.15%) Stata
9 2 (0.10%) Adobe Captivate
9 2 (0.10%) Camtasia
10 1 (0.051%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.051%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 51 (2.59%) Elite 3E
2 26 (1.32%) Carpe Diem
3 24 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
4 7 (0.36%) Payment Gateway
5 6 (0.30%) Relativity
6 4 (0.20%) Concordance
6 4 (0.20%) DocuMatrix
6 4 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
6 4 (0.20%) Ringtail
6 4 (0.20%) Veritas eDiscovery
6 4 (0.20%) Visualfiles
7 3 (0.15%) Exstream
8 2 (0.10%) Remedy ITSM
9 1 (0.051%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 1 (0.051%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 1 (0.051%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 252 (12.80%) Office 365
2 249 (12.65%) Azure
3 220 (11.17%) AWS
4 135 (6.86%) SaaS
5 112 (5.69%) GCP
6 63 (3.20%) Serverless
7 53 (2.69%) AWS Lambda
8 43 (2.18%) Power Platform
9 31 (1.57%) Amazon ECS
10 27 (1.37%) PaaS
11 23 (1.17%) AWS CloudFormation
12 20 (1.02%) Mimecast
13 16 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
14 15 (0.76%) GitHub
14 15 (0.76%) IaaS
15 13 (0.66%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 13 (0.66%) Azure Active Directory
16 12 (0.61%) Amazon Kinesis
16 12 (0.61%) Amazon S3
16 12 (0.61%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 112 (5.69%) Firewall
2 108 (5.49%) DNS
3 100 (5.08%) TCP/IP
4 75 (3.81%) DHCP
5 60 (3.05%) WAN
6 57 (2.89%) Internet
7 53 (2.69%) LAN
7 53 (2.69%) VPN
8 51 (2.59%) Skype
9 37 (1.88%) Wireless
10 29 (1.47%) VoIP
11 28 (1.42%) VLAN
12 24 (1.22%) Network Security
12 24 (1.22%) SAN
13 22 (1.12%) HTTP
13 22 (1.12%) SSL
14 17 (0.86%) Remote Desktop
15 16 (0.81%) SMTP
16 15 (0.76%) NAS
17 14 (0.71%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 134 (6.81%) SQL Server
2 79 (4.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 78 (3.96%) Big Data
4 70 (3.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 54 (2.74%) Hadoop
6 48 (2.44%) NoSQL
7 43 (2.18%) Power BI
8 35 (1.78%) Relational Database
9 32 (1.63%) MySQL
9 32 (1.63%) SQL Server 2012
10 31 (1.57%) Data Warehouse
11 29 (1.47%) MongoDB
11 29 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
12 28 (1.42%) HBase
13 25 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 24 (1.22%) Apache Hive
15 18 (0.91%) Sqoop
16 16 (0.81%) BigQuery
16 16 (0.81%) Flink
17 15 (0.76%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 49 (2.49%) Jenkins
2 32 (1.63%) Git (software)
3 27 (1.37%) Selenium
4 22 (1.12%) Visual Studio
5 21 (1.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 19 (0.96%) GitLab
7 18 (0.91%) TeamCity
8 15 (0.76%) JIRA
9 14 (0.71%) Maven
10 12 (0.61%) CircleCI
11 11 (0.56%) Eclipse
11 11 (0.56%) webpack
12 10 (0.51%) Eclipse RCP
12 10 (0.51%) PostCSS
13 9 (0.46%) PhantomJS
14 8 (0.41%) Ant
14 8 (0.41%) Gradle
14 8 (0.41%) PHPUnit
15 7 (0.36%) SpecFlow
15 7 (0.36%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 476 (24.17%) Legal
2 305 (15.49%) Finance
3 107 (5.43%) Marketing
4 84 (4.27%) Banking
5 72 (3.66%) Police
6 68 (3.45%) Local Government
7 50 (2.54%) Retail
8 44 (2.23%) Public Sector
9 41 (2.08%) Telecoms
10 36 (1.83%) Games
11 33 (1.68%) Fire and Rescue
12 21 (1.07%) Back Office
13 18 (0.91%) Billing
14 11 (0.56%) Financial Institution
14 11 (0.56%) Front Office
15 10 (0.51%) Advertising
16 9 (0.46%) Electronics
17 6 (0.30%) International Banking
18 5 (0.25%) Aerospace
18 5 (0.25%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 446 (22.65%) Analyst
2 367 (18.64%) Developer
3 135 (6.86%) Service Analyst
4 128 (6.50%) Support Analyst
5 123 (6.25%) Service Desk Analyst
6 107 (5.43%) IT Analyst
7 96 (4.88%) Project Manager
8 93 (4.72%) Senior Developer
9 85 (4.32%) Java Developer
10 83 (4.22%) IT Manager
11 78 (3.96%) Consultant
12 72 (3.66%) IT Support
13 67 (3.40%) Software Engineer
14 66 (3.35%) Senior Analyst
15 65 (3.30%) Support Engineer
16 63 (3.20%) .NET Developer
17 60 (3.05%) 2nd Line Support
18 59 (3.00%) IT Support Analyst
19 52 (2.64%) DevOps Engineer
20 44 (2.23%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 181 (9.19%) .NET
2 123 (6.25%) HTML
3 109 (5.54%) CSS
4 93 (4.72%) Node.js
5 67 (3.40%) React
6 60 (3.05%) AngularJS
7 58 (2.95%) ASP.NET
8 56 (2.84%) .NET Core
9 50 (2.54%) Web Services
10 48 (2.44%) REST
11 44 (2.23%) Kafka
12 41 (2.08%) RESTful
13 35 (1.78%) .NET Framework
13 35 (1.78%) XML
14 34 (1.73%) HTML5
15 30 (1.52%) jQuery
16 28 (1.42%) Redux
17 26 (1.32%) Spring
18 25 (1.27%) Vue.js
19 24 (1.22%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 151 (7.67%) Management Information System
2 149 (7.57%) Analytical Skills
3 91 (4.62%) Self-Motivation
4 76 (3.86%) User Experience
5 74 (3.76%) Mobile App
6 61 (3.10%) Greenfield Project
7 56 (2.84%) Video Conferencing
8 50 (2.54%) Algorithms
9 29 (1.47%) Data Centre
10 28 (1.42%) Public Cloud
11 24 (1.22%) iPhone
11 24 (1.22%) Replication
12 23 (1.17%) Cyber Defence
13 21 (1.07%) Blackberry
14 19 (0.96%) Cybercrime
14 19 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
15 17 (0.86%) Security Operations Centre
15 17 (0.86%) Virtual Team
16 16 (0.81%) Smartphone
16 16 (0.81%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 503 (25.55%) Windows
2 191 (9.70%) Windows 10
3 162 (8.23%) Windows Server
4 134 (6.81%) Windows 7
5 119 (6.04%) Linux
6 114 (5.79%) Windows Server 2012
7 113 (5.74%) Android
8 83 (4.22%) Apple iOS
9 45 (2.29%) Unix
10 31 (1.57%) Windows Server 2008
11 16 (0.81%) Windows 8
12 14 (0.71%) CentOS
12 14 (0.71%) Ubuntu
13 10 (0.51%) Windows Vista
14 8 (0.41%) Mac OS
15 5 (0.25%) Mac OS X
16 2 (0.10%) Solaris
16 2 (0.10%) Windows Server 2003
16 2 (0.10%) Windows XP
17 1 (0.051%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 354 (17.98%) Agile Software Development
2 264 (13.41%) ITIL
3 240 (12.19%) Information Security
4 206 (10.46%) DevOps
5 194 (9.85%) Project Management
6 184 (9.34%) Software Engineering
7 168 (8.53%) Problem-Solving
8 152 (7.72%) Analytics
9 131 (6.65%) Stakeholder Management
10 127 (6.45%) Cybersecurity
11 125 (6.35%) Microservices
12 114 (5.79%) ISMS
13 113 (5.74%) Document Management
14 112 (5.69%) Business Intelligence
14 112 (5.69%) Information Security Management
14 112 (5.69%) Security Management
15 96 (4.88%) Machine Learning
15 96 (4.88%) Project Delivery
16 90 (4.57%) E-Commerce
17 87 (4.42%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 267 (13.56%) SQL
2 237 (12.04%) Java
3 226 (11.48%) Python
4 205 (10.41%) JavaScript
5 184 (9.34%) C#
6 71 (3.61%) PHP
7 56 (2.84%) T-SQL
8 52 (2.64%) PowerShell
9 44 (2.23%) C++
10 39 (1.98%) Ruby
11 37 (1.88%) C
12 35 (1.78%) Scala
13 34 (1.73%) ES6
14 27 (1.37%) Bash Shell
14 27 (1.37%) VBA
15 26 (1.32%) Go
15 26 (1.32%) R
16 25 (1.27%) Java 8
17 20 (1.02%) Kotlin
18 19 (0.96%) VB
Qualifications
1 200 (10.16%) Degree
2 102 (5.18%) Security Cleared
3 57 (2.89%) CISSP
4 46 (2.34%) CISM
5 43 (2.18%) Microsoft Certification
6 34 (1.73%) ITIL Certification
7 31 (1.57%) MCSE
8 27 (1.37%) Computer Science Degree
9 26 (1.32%) Cisco Certification
10 21 (1.07%) CCNA
10 21 (1.07%) IISP
11 20 (1.02%) SC Cleared
12 19 (0.96%) PMP
13 18 (0.91%) PMI Certification
14 17 (0.86%) CCNP
14 17 (0.86%) CESG Certified Professional
15 15 (0.76%) DV Cleared
15 15 (0.76%) MBCS
15 15 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 13 (0.66%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 124 (6.30%) SLA
2 92 (4.67%) GDPR
3 86 (4.37%) PMO
4 68 (3.45%) QA
5 52 (2.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 29 (1.47%) NIST
7 23 (1.17%) Cyber Essentials
8 20 (1.02%) Data Quality
9 17 (0.86%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 16 (0.81%) NCSC
11 12 (0.61%) PCI DSS
12 7 (0.36%) COBIT
13 6 (0.30%) SAS 70
14 5 (0.25%) HMG Security Policy Framework
14 5 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 17025
15 4 (0.20%) HIPAA
16 2 (0.10%) ISO 22301
16 2 (0.10%) NIST 800
16 2 (0.10%) Solvency II
16 2 (0.10%) Val IT
System Software
1 271 (13.76%) Active Directory
2 99 (5.03%) Docker
3 80 (4.06%) VMware Infrastructure
4 36 (1.83%) XenApp
4 36 (1.83%) XenDesktop
5 34 (1.73%) Hyper-V
5 34 (1.73%) VMware ESXi
6 18 (0.91%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 18 (0.91%) Virtual Desktop
7 15 (0.76%) Firmware
8 9 (0.46%) vSphere
9 7 (0.36%) Terminal Services
10 6 (0.30%) Virtual Machines
11 5 (0.25%) BitLocker
11 5 (0.25%) Citrix Hypervisor
11 5 (0.25%) Microsoft App-V
12 3 (0.15%) Virtual Servers
13 1 (0.051%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (0.051%) VMware Workstation
13 1 (0.051%) Xen
Systems Management
1 80 (4.06%) Kubernetes
2 69 (3.50%) Ansible
3 66 (3.35%) SCCM
4 44 (2.23%) Opscode Chef
4 44 (2.23%) Puppet
4 44 (2.23%) Terraform
5 31 (1.57%) Cisco CUCM
6 18 (0.91%) Oozie
7 14 (0.71%) Microsoft Intune
8 10 (0.51%) FTK
9 9 (0.46%) Kibana
9 9 (0.46%) logstash
10 8 (0.41%) EnCase
11 7 (0.36%) Jamf Pro
11 7 (0.36%) WSUS
12 5 (0.25%) AirWatch
12 5 (0.25%) DameWare
12 5 (0.25%) Nagios
12 5 (0.25%) XenMobile
13 4 (0.20%) SCSM
Vendors
1 406 (20.62%) Microsoft
2 163 (8.28%) Citrix
3 149 (7.57%) iManage
4 142 (7.21%) VMware
5 110 (5.59%) Sony
6 90 (4.57%) Cisco
7 82 (4.16%) Google
8 64 (3.25%) Splunk
9 60 (3.05%) Capita
10 55 (2.79%) ServiceNow
11 31 (1.57%) Intapp
11 31 (1.57%) Salesforce.com
12 29 (1.47%) Dell
13 27 (1.37%) HP
14 26 (1.32%) Aderant
15 24 (1.22%) Cloudera
16 23 (1.17%) Oracle
17 21 (1.07%) Ivanti
18 18 (0.91%) Apple
18 18 (0.91%) CheckPoint