Period
to

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 2 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Law
UK > England
6 months to
2 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 139 127 147
Rank change year-on-year -12 +20 +78
Permanent jobs citing Law 4,224 2,593 1,717
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 2.81% 2.71% 2.36%
As % of the General category 4.26% 4.84% 4.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2,187 1,430 1,385
10th Percentile £29,750 £30,000 £31,250
25th Percentile £38,000 £38,156 £39,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - - -13.79%
75th Percentile £68,500 £67,500 £68,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £80,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - - -13.04%

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 99,267 53,621 39,808
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 66.02% 56.12% 54.66%
Number of salaries quoted 47,798 35,346 31,275
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,250
25th Percentile £42,999 £41,307 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
75th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £95,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.11% +0.91% +4.76%

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 2 July 2022.

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 2 July 2022. 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
Jobs
London +2 1,704 £60,000 -4.00% 122
South East +24 806 £47,500 +5.56% 31
North of England -15 638 £45,000 - 47
Midlands +2 546 £47,500 +5.56% 47
West Midlands +37 346 £47,500 - 32
North West -43 326 £42,500 -5.56% 26
Yorkshire +11 287 £45,000 - 13
East of England -42 244 £50,000 +25.00% 10
South West -13 210 £42,750 -10.00% 28
East Midlands -22 199 £47,500 +5.56% 14
North East -5 25 £55,000 +7.32% 8
Law
UK

For the 6 months to 2 July 2022, 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 1,385 (32.79%) Agile
2 1,304 (30.87%) Finance
3 1,225 (29.00%) Social Skills
4 847 (20.05%) Degree
5 838 (19.84%) Azure
6 837 (19.82%) Microsoft
7 818 (19.37%) Legal
8 797 (18.87%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 721 (17.07%) Problem-Solving
10 715 (16.93%) AWS
11 617 (14.61%) Java
12 611 (14.46%) Analytical Skills
13 610 (14.44%) SQL
14 606 (14.35%) Python
15 585 (13.85%) Software Engineering
16 546 (12.93%) Windows
17 533 (12.62%) Computer Science
18 522 (12.36%) Project Management
19 512 (12.12%) Banking
20 502 (11.88%) DevOps
21 501 (11.86%) Analytics
22 463 (10.96%) CI/CD
23 443 (10.49%) JavaScript
24 440 (10.42%) Marketing
25 403 (9.54%) Docker
26 373 (8.83%) Active Directory
27 371 (8.78%) Linux
28 362 (8.57%) Microsoft 365
29 352 (8.33%) Scrum
30 348 (8.24%) Git (software)

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
1 101 (2.39%) SharePoint
2 78 (1.85%) Apache Spark
3 59 (1.40%) Apache
4 55 (1.30%) Confluence
5 49 (1.16%) MS Exchange
6 47 (1.11%) GemFire
7 35 (0.83%) IIS
8 32 (0.76%) Cloud Foundry
9 30 (0.71%) CMS
10 25 (0.59%) OpenStack
11 22 (0.52%) Oracle Workflow
12 14 (0.33%) SAS
13 12 (0.28%) WebSphere
14 11 (0.26%) WebSphere Application Server
15 9 (0.21%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 8 (0.19%) Skype for Business
17 7 (0.17%) Apache Airflow
17 7 (0.17%) WebLogic
18 6 (0.14%) Jupyter
19 4 (0.095%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 310 (7.34%) Microsoft Office
2 286 (6.77%) Microsoft Excel
3 143 (3.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 78 (1.85%) Microsoft Project
5 46 (1.09%) MS Visio
6 32 (0.76%) Photoshop
7 16 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
8 15 (0.36%) InVision
9 14 (0.33%) Zeplin
10 10 (0.24%) Acrobat
10 10 (0.24%) Sketch
11 9 (0.21%) Zemax
12 6 (0.14%) Adobe Premiere
13 5 (0.12%) Adobe After Effects
13 5 (0.12%) AutoCAD
13 5 (0.12%) CINEMA 4D
14 4 (0.095%) Camtasia
14 4 (0.095%) SOLIDWORKS
15 3 (0.071%) Adobe Creative Suite
16 2 (0.047%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 22 (0.52%) Elite 3E
2 20 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
3 16 (0.38%) Remedy ITSM
4 13 (0.31%) Workday HCM
5 11 (0.26%) SAP S/4HANA
6 9 (0.21%) Payment Gateway
7 7 (0.17%) Carpe Diem
7 7 (0.17%) Eloqua
7 7 (0.17%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 7 (0.17%) SAP ERP
8 5 (0.12%) PeopleSoft HRMS
8 5 (0.12%) SAP CRM
9 4 (0.095%) Oracle EBS
9 4 (0.095%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
9 4 (0.095%) Temenos T24
9 4 (0.095%) Visualfiles
10 3 (0.071%) SAP SD
10 3 (0.071%) Unit4 Business World
11 2 (0.047%) Hyperion Planning
11 2 (0.047%) PeopleSoft Financials
Cloud Services
1 838 (19.84%) Azure
2 715 (16.93%) AWS
3 362 (8.57%) Microsoft 365
4 266 (6.30%) GCP
5 251 (5.94%) GitHub
6 230 (5.45%) Power Platform
7 158 (3.74%) SaaS
8 131 (3.10%) Amazon Kinesis
9 94 (2.23%) Azure DevOps
10 89 (2.11%) Serverless
11 79 (1.87%) OpenShift
12 72 (1.70%) Azure Active Directory
13 61 (1.44%) PaaS
14 56 (1.33%) Google Analytics
15 44 (1.04%) PowerApps
16 42 (0.99%) IaaS
17 38 (0.90%) Smartsheet
18 36 (0.85%) Azure Data Factory
19 33 (0.78%) Slack
20 32 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 134 (3.17%) Firewall
2 101 (2.39%) DNS
3 93 (2.20%) WAN
4 80 (1.89%) LAN
5 73 (1.73%) DHCP
6 68 (1.61%) VPN
7 58 (1.37%) WebEx
8 55 (1.30%) TCP/IP
9 50 (1.18%) Internet
10 46 (1.09%) Reverse Proxy
11 42 (0.99%) Network Security
12 26 (0.62%) SAN
12 26 (0.62%) Wi-Fi
13 23 (0.54%) Intrusion Detection
14 21 (0.50%) Intranet
14 21 (0.50%) SSL
15 17 (0.40%) VLAN
15 17 (0.40%) Wireless
16 16 (0.38%) Remote Desktop
17 15 (0.36%) SD-WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 248 (5.87%) Relational Database
2 240 (5.68%) NoSQL
3 239 (5.66%) SQL Server
4 206 (4.88%) Big Data
5 193 (4.57%) Power BI
6 164 (3.88%) Data Warehouse
7 131 (3.10%) PostgreSQL
8 103 (2.44%) MySQL
9 101 (2.39%) Data Lake
10 91 (2.15%) MongoDB
11 87 (2.06%) Tableau
12 80 (1.89%) Elasticsearch
13 79 (1.87%) Hadoop
14 60 (1.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 56 (1.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 47 (1.11%) RDBMS
17 40 (0.95%) Redis
18 31 (0.73%) DynamoDB
19 30 (0.71%) Amazon Redshift
20 29 (0.69%) HBase
Development Applications
1 348 (8.24%) Git (software)
2 260 (6.16%) Jenkins
3 139 (3.29%) JIRA
4 115 (2.72%) Artifactory
5 72 (1.70%) Sonatype Nexus
6 65 (1.54%) Bitbucket
7 63 (1.49%) Cucumber
8 59 (1.40%) GitLab
9 44 (1.04%) JUnit
10 41 (0.97%) Cypress.io
11 40 (0.95%) Selenium
12 39 (0.92%) Maven
13 37 (0.88%) Gradle
14 31 (0.73%) JMeter
15 28 (0.66%) TeamCity
16 22 (0.52%) Mercurial
17 20 (0.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 20 (0.47%) SonarQube
18 18 (0.43%) Protractor
19 16 (0.38%) gulp
General
1 1,304 (30.87%) Finance
2 1,225 (29.00%) Social Skills
3 818 (19.37%) Legal
4 797 (18.87%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 611 (14.46%) Analytical Skills
6 512 (12.12%) Banking
7 440 (10.42%) Marketing
8 212 (5.02%) Retail
9 191 (4.52%) Organisational Skills
10 181 (4.29%) Advertising
11 152 (3.60%) Public Sector
12 115 (2.72%) Presentation Skills
13 104 (2.46%) Aviation
14 97 (2.30%) Telecoms
15 83 (1.96%) Spanish Language
16 75 (1.78%) Police
17 69 (1.63%) Pharmaceutical
18 68 (1.61%) Influencing Skills
19 63 (1.49%) Manufacturing
20 59 (1.40%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 625 (14.80%) Analyst
2 334 (7.91%) Developer
3 291 (6.89%) Software Engineer
4 237 (5.61%) Architect
5 184 (4.36%) Applications Engineer
6 150 (3.55%) Graduate
7 136 (3.22%) IT Analyst
8 124 (2.94%) Business Analyst
9 117 (2.77%) Support Analyst
10 108 (2.56%) Data Engineer
11 105 (2.49%) Consultant
11 105 (2.49%) Project Manager
12 103 (2.44%) IT Support
13 100 (2.37%) DevOps Engineer
14 80 (1.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 79 (1.87%) Senior Analyst
16 76 (1.80%) IT Manager
16 76 (1.80%) Principal Engineer
17 72 (1.70%) Solutions Architect
18 67 (1.59%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 265 (6.27%) .NET
2 258 (6.11%) Kafka
3 256 (6.06%) HTML
4 220 (5.21%) Spring
5 210 (4.97%) React
6 201 (4.76%) RabbitMQ
7 182 (4.31%) REST
8 177 (4.19%) CSS
9 146 (3.46%) AngularJS
10 130 (3.08%) Node.js
11 113 (2.68%) Spring Boot
12 82 (1.94%) ASP.NET
13 80 (1.89%) JSON
14 76 (1.80%) Web Services
14 76 (1.80%) XML
15 67 (1.59%) RESTful
16 65 (1.54%) jQuery
17 63 (1.49%) OLE
18 56 (1.33%) .NET Framework
19 54 (1.28%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 293 (6.94%) Self-Motivation
2 244 (5.78%) Management Information System
3 190 (4.50%) Cyberattack
4 174 (4.12%) User Experience
5 138 (3.27%) Cyber Defence
6 115 (2.72%) Social Media
7 103 (2.44%) Data Centre
7 103 (2.44%) Life Science
8 100 (2.37%) Virtual Team
9 92 (2.18%) Mobile App
10 86 (2.04%) Cybercrime
11 58 (1.37%) Hackathon
11 58 (1.37%) Smartphone
12 57 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
13 55 (1.30%) Replication
14 52 (1.23%) Data Structures
15 51 (1.21%) Public Cloud
16 50 (1.18%) Linux Command Line
17 46 (1.09%) Blog
18 44 (1.04%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 546 (12.93%) Windows
2 371 (8.78%) Linux
3 195 (4.62%) Windows Server
4 153 (3.62%) Windows 10
5 95 (2.25%) Android
6 85 (2.01%) Unix
7 75 (1.78%) Apple iOS
8 56 (1.33%) Windows Server 2016
9 53 (1.25%) Windows Server 2012
10 40 (0.95%) VMS
11 37 (0.88%) Windows Server 2019
12 35 (0.83%) Mac OS
13 34 (0.80%) Windows 7
14 23 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
15 18 (0.43%) CentOS
16 12 (0.28%) Windows 8
17 10 (0.24%) Mac OS X
18 8 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 7 (0.17%) Windows XP
20 5 (0.12%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,385 (32.79%) Agile
2 721 (17.07%) Problem-Solving
3 585 (13.85%) Software Engineering
4 533 (12.62%) Computer Science
5 522 (12.36%) Project Management
6 502 (11.88%) DevOps
7 501 (11.86%) Analytics
8 463 (10.96%) CI/CD
9 352 (8.33%) Scrum
10 330 (7.81%) Digital Banking
11 329 (7.79%) Decision-Making
12 325 (7.69%) Test Automation
13 321 (7.60%) Mentoring
14 319 (7.55%) Full Stack Development
15 310 (7.34%) Continuous Improvement
16 307 (7.27%) Coaching
17 299 (7.08%) ITIL
18 276 (6.53%) Business Intelligence
19 258 (6.11%) Microservices
20 240 (5.68%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 617 (14.61%) Java
2 610 (14.44%) SQL
3 606 (14.35%) Python
4 443 (10.49%) JavaScript
5 327 (7.74%) C#
6 145 (3.43%) C++
7 137 (3.24%) PowerShell
8 123 (2.91%) Bash
9 122 (2.89%) TypeScript
10 110 (2.60%) C
11 95 (2.25%) Go
12 74 (1.75%) Shell Script
12 74 (1.75%) T-SQL
13 48 (1.14%) R
14 43 (1.02%) Groovy
15 41 (0.97%) Kotlin
16 40 (0.95%) PHP
17 34 (0.80%) PL/SQL
18 32 (0.76%) Perl
19 29 (0.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 847 (20.05%) Degree
2 326 (7.72%) Security Cleared
3 150 (3.55%) Computer Science Degree
4 92 (2.18%) SC Cleared
5 86 (2.04%) Oracle Certification
6 84 (1.99%) OCP
7 77 (1.82%) Master's Degree
8 59 (1.40%) DV Cleared
9 57 (1.35%) TOGAF Certification
10 48 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
11 44 (1.04%) CISSP
12 43 (1.02%) PMI Certification
13 40 (0.95%) CTC Cleared
14 39 (0.92%) CISM
14 39 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
15 33 (0.78%) ISTQB
16 28 (0.66%) PhD
17 25 (0.59%) MBA
18 23 (0.54%) AWS Certification
18 23 (0.54%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 262 (6.20%) QA
2 124 (2.94%) GDPR
3 100 (2.37%) PMO
4 89 (2.11%) SLA
5 88 (2.08%) Data Quality
6 77 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 48 (1.14%) PCI DSS
8 42 (0.99%) Accessibility
9 30 (0.71%) NIST
10 26 (0.62%) Cyber Essentials
11 18 (0.43%) ISO 9001
11 18 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 16 (0.38%) GRC
13 15 (0.36%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
13 15 (0.36%) HIPAA
13 15 (0.36%) NEBOSH
14 9 (0.21%) COBIT
15 8 (0.19%) GxP
16 7 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
17 6 (0.14%) NIST 800
System Software
1 403 (9.54%) Docker
2 373 (8.83%) Active Directory
3 160 (3.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 36 (0.85%) Hyper-V
5 28 (0.66%) VMware ESXi
6 26 (0.62%) vSphere
7 24 (0.57%) Virtual Machines
8 17 (0.40%) Virtual Desktop
9 16 (0.38%) KVM
10 15 (0.36%) Xen
11 11 (0.26%) Firmware
12 10 (0.24%) XenDesktop
13 9 (0.21%) Terminal Services
13 9 (0.21%) Virtual Servers
13 9 (0.21%) XenApp
14 8 (0.19%) HDFS
15 4 (0.095%) Citrix Hypervisor
16 3 (0.071%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 3 (0.071%) VMware Server
17 2 (0.047%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 328 (7.77%) Kubernetes
2 272 (6.44%) Ansible
3 136 (3.22%) Terraform
4 97 (2.30%) SCCM
5 92 (2.18%) Opscode Chef
6 54 (1.28%) Grafana
7 49 (1.16%) Microsoft Intune
8 46 (1.09%) Puppet
9 37 (0.88%) Docker Swarm
10 27 (0.64%) Prometheus
11 24 (0.57%) Single Sign-On
12 20 (0.47%) Kibana
13 19 (0.45%) Active Directory Federation Services
14 16 (0.38%) Jamf Pro
15 15 (0.36%) logstash
16 13 (0.31%) QRadar
17 12 (0.28%) Graylog
18 11 (0.26%) vCenter Server
19 10 (0.24%) Failover Clustering
19 10 (0.24%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 837 (19.82%) Microsoft
2 229 (5.42%) Oracle
3 210 (4.97%) VMware
4 202 (4.78%) Google
5 134 (3.17%) Cisco
6 131 (3.10%) Citrix
7 115 (2.72%) iManage
8 92 (2.18%) Adobe
9 88 (2.08%) Salesforce.com
10 77 (1.82%) LexisNexis
11 75 (1.78%) ServiceNow
12 69 (1.63%) Intapp
13 59 (1.40%) IBM
14 56 (1.33%) Perforce
15 54 (1.28%) SAP
16 40 (0.95%) Atlassian
17 38 (0.90%) Remedy
17 38 (0.90%) Workday
18 37 (0.88%) Palo Alto
19 33 (0.78%) Aderant