Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Law
UK > England
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 243 208 200
Rank change year-on-year -35 -8 +17
Permanent jobs citing Law 2418 2915 3520
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.43% 1.63% 1.71%
As % of the General category 3.24% 3.81% 3.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1779 2641 3005
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,250 £31,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.94% +2.00% +6.95%

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 74714 76437 92768
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 44.27% 42.80% 45.08%
Number of salaries quoted 54902 62962 75162
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £29,145 £28,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK median annual salary £50,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.00% - -

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 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 2017. 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 -58 1662 £55,000 - 363
North of England +82 347 £40,000 - 38
North West +84 285 £41,250 -8.33% 26
South East +56 164 £50,000 +17.65% 30
South West +104 123 £39,996 -0.01% 21
Midlands +23 91 £40,250 +4.55% 7
Yorkshire +5 60 £40,000 - 8
West Midlands -16 50 £40,250 +7.33% 4
East Midlands +54 41 £35,000 -26.32% 3
East of England -28 31 £55,000 +10.00% 7
North East -7 2 - - 4
Law
UK

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing Law also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for Law.

1 771 (31.89%) Legal
2 656 (27.13%) Finance
3 607 (25.10%) Windows
4 516 (21.34%) Microsoft
5 434 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
6 418 (17.29%) Microsoft Office
7 394 (16.29%) Active Directory
8 386 (15.96%) SQL
9 288 (11.91%) ITIL
10 276 (11.41%) Banking
11 262 (10.84%) Project Management
12 261 (10.79%) Risk Management
13 253 (10.46%) SQL Server
14 250 (10.34%) Windows 7
15 242 (10.01%) JavaScript
16 238 (9.84%) C#
17 235 (9.72%) .NET
18 214 (8.85%) iManage
19 213 (8.81%) VMware
20 209 (8.64%) Information Security
21 196 (8.11%) Windows Server
22 193 (7.98%) Analytical Skills
23 190 (7.86%) Microsoft Azure
24 183 (7.57%) Degree
25 178 (7.36%) Linux
26 177 (7.32%) Citrix
27 170 (7.03%) Investment Banking
28 167 (6.91%) Wealth Management
29 166 (6.87%) Java
30 162 (6.70%) Cisco

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
1 152 (6.29%) MS Exchange
2 144 (5.96%) SharePoint
3 89 (3.68%) Skype for Business
4 87 (3.60%) Exchange Server 2010
5 66 (2.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 64 (2.65%) Exchange Server 2013
7 45 (1.86%) IIS
8 38 (1.57%) CMS
9 33 (1.36%) JBoss
10 31 (1.28%) Apache
11 26 (1.08%) Elasticsearch
12 19 (0.79%) Confluence
13 18 (0.74%) Tomcat
13 18 (0.74%) WebSphere
14 17 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2003
15 15 (0.62%) SharePoint 2013
16 14 (0.58%) WebLogic
17 11 (0.45%) Site Server
18 10 (0.41%) EPiServer
19 7 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 418 (17.29%) Microsoft Office
2 109 (4.51%) Microsoft Excel
3 84 (3.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 48 (1.99%) Microsoft Project
5 46 (1.90%) MS Visio
6 16 (0.66%) Acrobat
7 14 (0.58%) Adobe Captivate
8 10 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
9 8 (0.33%) InfoPath
10 7 (0.29%) Camtasia
11 3 (0.12%) SPSS
12 1 (0.041%) AutoCAD
12 1 (0.041%) Autodesk Inventor
12 1 (0.041%) Revit
Business Applications
1 28 (1.16%) Relativity
2 24 (0.99%) Visualfiles
3 13 (0.54%) SAP ERP
4 9 (0.37%) Payment Gateway
5 7 (0.29%) Ringtail
5 7 (0.29%) Veritas eDiscovery
6 6 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
7 5 (0.21%) Magento
8 4 (0.17%) Concordance
8 4 (0.17%) DocuMatrix
9 3 (0.12%) Adobe Campaign
9 3 (0.12%) PeopleSoft HCM
9 3 (0.12%) PeopleSoft HRMS
10 2 (0.083%) BASE24
10 2 (0.083%) HFM
10 2 (0.083%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 2 (0.083%) SAP BPC
10 2 (0.083%) SAP S/4HANA
10 2 (0.083%) Sentinel
10 2 (0.083%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 190 (7.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 137 (5.67%) Amazon AWS
3 100 (4.14%) Office 365
4 90 (3.72%) Mimecast
5 86 (3.56%) SaaS
6 42 (1.74%) PaaS
7 39 (1.61%) IaaS
8 16 (0.66%) Google Cloud Platform
9 11 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
10 7 (0.29%) GitHub
10 7 (0.29%) Serverless
11 6 (0.25%) Amazon S3
11 6 (0.25%) OpenShift
12 4 (0.17%) Amazon SQS
12 4 (0.17%) Azure Active Directory
12 4 (0.17%) IBM Blueworks
13 3 (0.12%) AWS Lambda
13 3 (0.12%) Google Analytics
14 2 (0.083%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 2 (0.083%) Bluemix
Communications & Networking
1 145 (6.00%) Firewall
2 104 (4.30%) WAN
3 93 (3.85%) VPN
4 87 (3.60%) LAN
5 86 (3.56%) Skype
6 85 (3.52%) DNS
7 77 (3.18%) Network Security
7 77 (3.18%) TCP/IP
8 73 (3.02%) SAN
9 71 (2.94%) DHCP
10 62 (2.56%) Intranet
11 51 (2.11%) Internet
12 49 (2.03%) Unified Communications
13 42 (1.74%) VLAN
14 37 (1.53%) VoIP
15 32 (1.32%) Wireless
16 30 (1.24%) Extranet
17 24 (0.99%) BIG-IP
17 24 (0.99%) Intrusion Detection
18 22 (0.91%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 253 (10.46%) SQL Server
2 104 (4.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 60 (2.48%) Big Data
4 52 (2.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 46 (1.90%) NoSQL
6 42 (1.74%) Relational Database
7 35 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
8 32 (1.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 31 (1.28%) MongoDB
9 31 (1.28%) MySQL
10 23 (0.95%) Power BI
10 23 (0.95%) RDBMS
11 19 (0.79%) EDRMS
12 18 (0.74%) PostgreSQL
12 18 (0.74%) SQL Server 2008
13 17 (0.70%) Hadoop
14 13 (0.54%) DB2
15 12 (0.50%) GIS
15 12 (0.50%) Redis
16 8 (0.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 60 (2.48%) Git (software)
2 54 (2.23%) JIRA
3 46 (1.90%) Jenkins
4 42 (1.74%) TeamCity
5 39 (1.61%) Visual Studio
6 36 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
7 33 (1.36%) Subversion
8 29 (1.20%) Octopus Deploy
9 21 (0.87%) Maven
10 18 (0.74%) SonarQube
11 12 (0.50%) Bitbucket
11 12 (0.50%) ReSharper
11 12 (0.50%) Selenium
12 10 (0.41%) CruiseControl
12 10 (0.41%) JUnit
12 10 (0.41%) Sonatype Nexus
13 8 (0.33%) Eclipse
13 8 (0.33%) InstallShield
14 7 (0.29%) WebDriver
15 5 (0.21%) Cucumber
General
1 771 (31.89%) Legal
2 656 (27.13%) Finance
3 276 (11.41%) Banking
4 170 (7.03%) Investment Banking
5 78 (3.23%) Telecoms
6 75 (3.10%) Marketing
7 71 (2.94%) Retail
8 58 (2.40%) Financial Institution
9 39 (1.61%) Corporate Banking
10 32 (1.32%) Advertising
11 30 (1.24%) Publishing
12 22 (0.91%) Automotive
13 20 (0.83%) Billing
14 18 (0.74%) Military
15 16 (0.66%) Games
16 14 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
16 14 (0.58%) Retail Banking
17 13 (0.54%) French Language
17 13 (0.54%) Manufacturing
18 11 (0.45%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 618 (25.56%) Analyst
2 351 (14.52%) Developer
3 177 (7.32%) Support Analyst
4 148 (6.12%) Consultant
5 132 (5.46%) Project Manager
6 109 (4.51%) Service Analyst
7 106 (4.38%) Service Desk Analyst
8 100 (4.14%) IT Manager
9 92 (3.80%) Trainer
10 85 (3.52%) IT Analyst
10 85 (3.52%) Team Leader
11 82 (3.39%) Senior Developer
12 76 (3.14%) 2nd Line Support
13 75 (3.10%) Business Analyst
13 75 (3.10%) IT Trainer
14 71 (2.94%) Applications Support
15 70 (2.89%) Architect
16 68 (2.81%) .NET Developer
17 65 (2.69%) IT Support
17 65 (2.69%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 235 (9.72%) .NET
2 156 (6.45%) HTML
3 122 (5.05%) AngularJS
4 121 (5.00%) CSS
5 99 (4.09%) Web Services
6 97 (4.01%) ASP.NET Web API
7 83 (3.43%) .NET Framework
8 82 (3.39%) ASP.NET
8 82 (3.39%) HTML5
9 78 (3.23%) XML
10 70 (2.89%) Node.js
11 65 (2.69%) React
12 63 (2.61%) jQuery
13 55 (2.27%) RESTful
14 50 (2.07%) WCF
15 48 (1.99%) JSON
15 48 (1.99%) REST
16 38 (1.57%) Spring
17 36 (1.49%) ASP.NET MVC
18 34 (1.41%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 193 (7.98%) Analytical Skills
2 129 (5.33%) Blackberry
3 122 (5.05%) Management Information System
4 87 (3.60%) Greenfield Project
5 85 (3.52%) Mobile App
6 84 (3.47%) User Experience
7 64 (2.65%) e-Learning
8 58 (2.40%) Data Centre
9 47 (1.94%) iPhone
10 46 (1.90%) Enterprise Software
10 46 (1.90%) Fintech
11 37 (1.53%) Computer Science
12 36 (1.49%) Public Cloud
13 35 (1.45%) PMI
14 30 (1.24%) Video Conferencing
15 27 (1.12%) Hybrid Cloud
16 26 (1.08%) Contactless
16 26 (1.08%) iPad
17 24 (0.99%) Cyberthreat
17 24 (0.99%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 607 (25.10%) Windows
2 250 (10.34%) Windows 7
3 196 (8.11%) Windows Server
4 178 (7.36%) Linux
5 135 (5.58%) Windows Server 2008
6 132 (5.46%) Windows 10
7 122 (5.05%) Windows Server 2012
8 92 (3.80%) Android
9 76 (3.14%) Unix
10 74 (3.06%) Apple iOS
11 34 (1.41%) Windows 8
12 23 (0.95%) Windows Phone
13 22 (0.91%) Windows XP
14 21 (0.87%) Windows Server 2003
15 17 (0.70%) Mac OS
16 11 (0.45%) CentOS
17 8 (0.33%) Data ONTAP
17 8 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 7 (0.29%) Mac OS X
19 6 (0.25%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 434 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
2 288 (11.91%) ITIL
3 262 (10.84%) Project Management
4 261 (10.79%) Risk Management
5 209 (8.64%) Information Security
6 167 (6.91%) Wealth Management
7 148 (6.12%) Stakeholder Management
8 133 (5.50%) MVC
9 132 (5.46%) DevOps
10 129 (5.33%) Scrum
11 128 (5.29%) Business Intelligence
12 125 (5.17%) Analytics
13 124 (5.13%) Document Management
14 121 (5.00%) TDD
15 118 (4.88%) Mentoring
16 114 (4.71%) Continuous Improvement
16 114 (4.71%) Data Protection
17 109 (4.51%) PRINCE2
18 107 (4.43%) Change Management
19 106 (4.38%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 386 (15.96%) SQL
2 242 (10.01%) JavaScript
3 238 (9.84%) C#
4 166 (6.87%) Java
5 91 (3.76%) PowerShell
6 73 (3.02%) PHP
7 63 (2.61%) T-SQL
8 60 (2.48%) Python
9 37 (1.53%) C
10 28 (1.16%) Perl
11 25 (1.03%) Ruby
12 24 (0.99%) VBA
13 20 (0.83%) Bash Shell
14 15 (0.62%) C++
14 15 (0.62%) ES6
14 15 (0.62%) Tcl
15 14 (0.58%) VBScript
16 12 (0.50%) VB
17 10 (0.41%) VB.NET
17 10 (0.41%) XPath
Qualifications
1 183 (7.57%) Degree
2 86 (3.56%) ITIL Certification
3 76 (3.14%) CISSP
4 67 (2.77%) Microsoft Certification
4 67 (2.77%) Security Cleared
5 66 (2.73%) Cisco Certification
6 56 (2.32%) SC Cleared
7 55 (2.27%) CISM
8 46 (1.90%) CCNP
8 46 (1.90%) MCSE
9 45 (1.86%) CCNA
10 43 (1.78%) PMI Certification
11 37 (1.53%) MCSA
12 31 (1.28%) CEH
13 29 (1.20%) ISEB
14 23 (0.95%) Computer Science Degree
14 23 (0.95%) PMP
15 22 (0.91%) CISA
16 19 (0.79%) ISTQB
17 14 (0.58%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 112 (4.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 82 (3.39%) QA
3 68 (2.81%) GDPR
4 58 (2.40%) SLA
5 47 (1.94%) PCI DSS
6 43 (1.78%) PMO
7 35 (1.45%) Cyber Essentials
8 20 (0.83%) COBIT
9 13 (0.54%) ISO 22301
10 12 (0.50%) DO-254
11 9 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
12 8 (0.33%) Data Quality
12 8 (0.33%) PMBOK
13 6 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 5 (0.21%) FATCA
14 5 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27005
15 4 (0.17%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
15 4 (0.17%) PSD2
16 3 (0.12%) GCP
17 2 (0.083%) MiFID
System Software
1 394 (16.29%) Active Directory
2 132 (5.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 78 (3.23%) Docker
4 52 (2.15%) VMware ESXi
5 41 (1.70%) XenApp
6 29 (1.20%) Hyper-V
7 24 (0.99%) vSphere
8 18 (0.74%) DFS Replication
9 17 (0.70%) XenDesktop
10 9 (0.37%) Virtual Machines
11 7 (0.29%) Snort
12 6 (0.25%) Virtual Desktop
12 6 (0.25%) VMware Server
13 5 (0.21%) Microsoft App-V
14 3 (0.12%) Terminal Server
14 3 (0.12%) Xen
15 2 (0.083%) KVM
15 2 (0.083%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 2 (0.083%) pfSense
15 2 (0.083%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 87 (3.60%) SCCM
2 63 (2.61%) Opscode Chef
3 59 (2.44%) Puppet
4 41 (1.70%) Ansible
5 32 (1.32%) Kubernetes
6 22 (0.91%) AirWatch
7 18 (0.74%) vCenter Server
8 17 (0.70%) SCOM
9 10 (0.41%) Terraform
10 9 (0.37%) EnCase
11 7 (0.29%) Backup Exec
11 7 (0.29%) FTK
12 6 (0.25%) Cisco CUCM
12 6 (0.25%) Microsoft Clustering
12 6 (0.25%) Nagios
12 6 (0.25%) Packer
12 6 (0.25%) ZABBIX
13 5 (0.21%) CA Wily
13 5 (0.21%) logstash
13 5 (0.21%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 516 (21.34%) Microsoft
2 214 (8.85%) iManage
3 213 (8.81%) VMware
4 177 (7.32%) Citrix
5 162 (6.70%) Cisco
6 78 (3.23%) HP
7 74 (3.06%) Oracle
8 55 (2.27%) CheckPoint
9 53 (2.19%) NetApp
10 46 (1.90%) Splunk
11 43 (1.78%) SAP
12 40 (1.65%) Red Hat
13 38 (1.57%) F5
14 34 (1.41%) Avaya
15 33 (1.36%) Adobe
16 27 (1.12%) Dell
17 26 (1.08%) Palo Alto
18 25 (1.03%) Apple
19 22 (0.91%) ServiceNow
20 20 (0.83%) Google