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

Law
UK > England
6 months to
22 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 212 208 292
Rank change year-on-year -4 +84 -114
Permanent jobs citing Law 2,166 2,744 1,989
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.62% 1.69% 1.18%
As % of the General category 4.22% 4.06% 2.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1,618 1,974 1,637
England median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% -4.76% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £78,750 £75,000
UK median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year +15.00% -2.91% -1.90%

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 51,351 67,576 72,158
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 38.36% 41.72% 42.92%
Number of salaries quoted 38,932 52,381 55,093
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £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 July 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 July 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 +22 1,503 £62,500 +13.64% 235
South East +48 260 £36,235 -9.41% 31
South West +22 154 £42,500 +6.25% 21
North of England -165 153 £45,000 +12.50% 73
North West -121 114 £47,500 +9.20% 53
Midlands -47 67 £45,000 +16.88% 38
West Midlands -9 39 £45,000 +38.46% 28
Yorkshire -39 37 £40,000 - 15
East Midlands -23 28 £38,750 -8.82% 10
East of England +63 24 £46,750 +4.86% 7
North East +9 2 £37,500 -2.60% 5
Law
UK

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 493 (22.76%) Legal
2 492 (22.71%) Windows
3 389 (17.96%) Microsoft
4 378 (17.45%) Agile Software Development
5 351 (16.20%) SQL
6 323 (14.91%) Java
6 323 (14.91%) Python
7 320 (14.77%) ITIL
8 317 (14.64%) Finance
9 311 (14.36%) DevOps
10 301 (13.90%) Amazon AWS
11 290 (13.39%) Microsoft Azure
12 268 (12.37%) Microsoft Office
13 261 (12.05%) Active Directory
14 223 (10.30%) Machine Learning
15 218 (10.06%) Software Engineering
16 212 (9.79%) Office 365
17 194 (8.96%) Big Data
18 186 (8.59%) Google Cloud Platform
19 181 (8.36%) JavaScript
19 181 (8.36%) Information Security
20 178 (8.22%) Windows Server
21 177 (8.17%) Degree
22 173 (7.99%) Problem-Solving
23 170 (7.85%) Analytical Skills
24 165 (7.62%) Apache Spark
25 164 (7.57%) Windows 10
26 163 (7.53%) Hadoop
27 159 (7.34%) iManage
28 155 (7.16%) Citrix

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
1 165 (7.62%) Apache Spark
2 99 (4.57%) Apache Pig
3 87 (4.02%) MS Exchange
4 52 (2.40%) SharePoint
5 50 (2.31%) Skype for Business
6 34 (1.57%) Exchange Server 2010
7 26 (1.20%) Apache
8 23 (1.06%) Elasticsearch
9 18 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2013
10 11 (0.51%) nginx
10 11 (0.51%) Tornado
11 10 (0.46%) CMS
11 10 (0.46%) IIS
11 10 (0.46%) Jupyter
12 9 (0.42%) IPython
13 8 (0.37%) Tomcat
14 7 (0.32%) Apache Solr
15 6 (0.28%) WebSphere
16 5 (0.23%) ColdFusion
16 5 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 268 (12.37%) Microsoft Office
2 62 (2.86%) Microsoft Excel
3 45 (2.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 14 (0.65%) Microsoft Project
5 12 (0.55%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.18%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.14%) Acrobat
7 3 (0.14%) S-PLUS
8 2 (0.092%) Adobe Captivate
8 2 (0.092%) Camtasia
8 2 (0.092%) InVision
8 2 (0.092%) LaTeX
8 2 (0.092%) Sketch
9 1 (0.046%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.046%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.046%) InDesign
9 1 (0.046%) Revit
9 1 (0.046%) Simulink
9 1 (0.046%) SPSS
9 1 (0.046%) Stata
Business Applications
1 55 (2.54%) Elite 3E
2 38 (1.75%) Carpe Diem
3 22 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (0.23%) Payment Gateway
5 4 (0.18%) Visualfiles
6 3 (0.14%) Exstream
6 3 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (0.092%) Relativity
8 1 (0.046%) Eloqua
8 1 (0.046%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.046%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.046%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 301 (13.90%) Amazon AWS
2 290 (13.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 212 (9.79%) Office 365
4 186 (8.59%) Google Cloud Platform
5 128 (5.91%) SaaS
6 64 (2.95%) Serverless
7 55 (2.54%) AWS Lambda
8 44 (2.03%) Power Platform
9 26 (1.20%) Amazon SQS
10 24 (1.11%) AWS CloudFormation
11 20 (0.92%) Amazon EC2
11 20 (0.92%) IaaS
12 19 (0.88%) Amazon ECS
13 17 (0.78%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 17 (0.78%) Azure Active Directory
13 17 (0.78%) Mimecast
14 16 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
14 16 (0.74%) PaaS
15 14 (0.65%) Amazon Kinesis
16 13 (0.60%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 110 (5.08%) DNS
2 105 (4.85%) Firewall
3 90 (4.16%) DHCP
4 83 (3.83%) VPN
5 79 (3.65%) TCP/IP
6 70 (3.23%) WAN
7 69 (3.19%) LAN
8 65 (3.00%) Internet
9 60 (2.77%) Skype
10 48 (2.22%) Network Security
11 38 (1.75%) SAN
12 29 (1.34%) Wireless
13 25 (1.15%) HTTP
13 25 (1.15%) MPLS
14 22 (1.02%) VoIP
15 17 (0.78%) Unified Communications
16 16 (0.74%) VLAN
17 15 (0.69%) Intrusion Detection
18 14 (0.65%) Remote Desktop
18 14 (0.65%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 194 (8.96%) Big Data
2 163 (7.53%) Hadoop
3 152 (7.02%) SQL Server
4 96 (4.43%) NoSQL
5 91 (4.20%) Apache Hive
6 82 (3.79%) MongoDB
7 73 (3.37%) HBase
8 72 (3.32%) MySQL
9 63 (2.91%) Sqoop
10 48 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 46 (2.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 44 (2.03%) Power BI
13 41 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
14 37 (1.71%) PostgreSQL
15 34 (1.57%) Relational Database
16 27 (1.25%) Apache Cassandra
17 25 (1.15%) SQL Server 2012
18 23 (1.06%) Amazon Redshift
19 22 (1.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 18 (0.83%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 66 (3.05%) Git (software)
2 61 (2.82%) Jenkins
3 58 (2.68%) Selenium
4 46 (2.12%) Maven
5 35 (1.62%) Ant
6 34 (1.57%) JIRA
7 33 (1.52%) TeamCity
8 30 (1.39%) Gradle
9 25 (1.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 25 (1.15%) GitLab
10 18 (0.83%) Cucumber
11 17 (0.78%) Calabash
12 13 (0.60%) PostCSS
12 13 (0.60%) webpack
13 12 (0.55%) PHPUnit
13 12 (0.55%) Visual Studio
14 11 (0.51%) fastlane
14 11 (0.51%) Grunt
14 11 (0.51%) Xcode
15 9 (0.42%) SpecFlow
General
1 493 (22.76%) Legal
2 317 (14.64%) Finance
3 123 (5.68%) Marketing
4 75 (3.46%) Banking
5 45 (2.08%) Local Government
6 37 (1.71%) Retail
6 37 (1.71%) Telecoms
7 33 (1.52%) Back Office
8 32 (1.48%) Billing
9 18 (0.83%) Games
10 15 (0.69%) Investment Banking
11 12 (0.55%) Front Office
12 10 (0.46%) Electronics
13 8 (0.37%) Financial Institution
14 7 (0.32%) Advertising
14 7 (0.32%) Automotive
14 7 (0.32%) Publishing
15 6 (0.28%) Military
16 5 (0.23%) Aerospace
17 4 (0.18%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 505 (23.31%) Analyst
2 368 (16.99%) Developer
3 157 (7.25%) Service Analyst
4 136 (6.28%) Service Desk Analyst
5 122 (5.63%) Support Analyst
6 115 (5.31%) IT Analyst
7 98 (4.52%) Data Engineer
8 94 (4.34%) Java Developer
9 93 (4.29%) Project Manager
10 88 (4.06%) Senior Developer
11 87 (4.02%) Big Data Engineer
12 76 (3.51%) IT Manager
13 70 (3.23%) 2nd Line Support
14 69 (3.19%) .NET Developer
15 66 (3.05%) IT Support
16 63 (2.91%) DevOps Engineer
16 63 (2.91%) Support Engineer
17 62 (2.86%) Python Engineer
18 59 (2.72%) Business Analyst
19 56 (2.59%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 146 (6.74%) .NET
2 115 (5.31%) HTML
3 113 (5.22%) Kafka
4 101 (4.66%) Node.js
5 91 (4.20%) CSS
6 84 (3.88%) Web Services
7 66 (3.05%) Apache NiFi
8 57 (2.63%) REST
9 52 (2.40%) ASP.NET
9 52 (2.40%) React
10 50 (2.31%) Spring
11 48 (2.22%) AngularJS
11 48 (2.22%) jQuery
12 47 (2.17%) .NET Core
13 45 (2.08%) RESTful
14 39 (1.80%) XML
15 37 (1.71%) HTML5
15 37 (1.71%) SOAP
16 32 (1.48%) Redux
17 31 (1.43%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 170 (7.85%) Analytical Skills
2 129 (5.96%) Management Information System
3 111 (5.12%) Mobile App
4 79 (3.65%) User Experience
5 78 (3.60%) Self-Motivation
6 76 (3.51%) Greenfield Project
7 63 (2.91%) Algorithms
8 31 (1.43%) Smartphone
9 29 (1.34%) iPhone
10 26 (1.20%) Data Centre
11 25 (1.15%) Public Cloud
11 25 (1.15%) Social Media
12 24 (1.11%) Blackberry
13 20 (0.92%) Video Conferencing
14 18 (0.83%) Data Structures
14 18 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
15 17 (0.78%) Hybrid Cloud
16 16 (0.74%) Replication
17 15 (0.69%) Linux Command Line
18 14 (0.65%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 492 (22.71%) Windows
2 178 (8.22%) Windows Server
3 164 (7.57%) Windows 10
4 140 (6.46%) Linux
5 138 (6.37%) Windows 7
6 131 (6.05%) Android
7 84 (3.88%) Windows Server 2012
8 81 (3.74%) Apple iOS
9 63 (2.91%) Unix
10 45 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
11 24 (1.11%) Windows 8
12 23 (1.06%) CentOS
12 23 (1.06%) Ubuntu
13 9 (0.42%) Mac OS X
14 7 (0.32%) Debian
14 7 (0.32%) Windows Server 2003
15 6 (0.28%) Windows Vista
16 5 (0.23%) Windows XP
17 3 (0.14%) Mac OS
18 2 (0.092%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 378 (17.45%) Agile Software Development
2 320 (14.77%) ITIL
3 311 (14.36%) DevOps
4 223 (10.30%) Machine Learning
5 218 (10.06%) Software Engineering
6 181 (8.36%) Information Security
7 173 (7.99%) Problem-Solving
8 151 (6.97%) E-Commerce
9 144 (6.65%) Analytics
10 142 (6.56%) Microservices
11 135 (6.23%) Project Management
12 126 (5.82%) Business Intelligence
13 116 (5.36%) Data Science
13 116 (5.36%) Document Management
13 116 (5.36%) Scrum
14 114 (5.26%) Test Automation
15 113 (5.22%) Stakeholder Management
16 108 (4.99%) ISMS
17 107 (4.94%) Artificial Intelligence
17 107 (4.94%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 351 (16.20%) SQL
2 323 (14.91%) Java
2 323 (14.91%) Python
3 181 (8.36%) JavaScript
4 154 (7.11%) C#
5 126 (5.82%) Scala
6 107 (4.94%) PHP
7 56 (2.59%) PowerShell
8 48 (2.22%) C
9 46 (2.12%) T-SQL
10 44 (2.03%) Ruby
11 36 (1.66%) C++
11 36 (1.66%) ES6
12 33 (1.52%) VBA
13 31 (1.43%) Kotlin
14 30 (1.39%) Perl
15 28 (1.29%) R
16 24 (1.11%) Groovy
16 24 (1.11%) Java 8
17 21 (0.97%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 177 (8.17%) Degree
2 130 (6.00%) Security Cleared
3 65 (3.00%) Cisco Certification
3 65 (3.00%) SC Cleared
4 57 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
5 50 (2.31%) CCNP
6 49 (2.26%) ITIL Certification
7 43 (1.99%) CCNA
8 38 (1.75%) DV Cleared
9 36 (1.66%) CISSP
10 29 (1.34%) MCSE
11 27 (1.25%) CISM
12 23 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 22 (1.02%) CEH
14 21 (0.97%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 19 (0.88%) MCSA
16 18 (0.83%) Computer Science Degree
17 16 (0.74%) CISA
17 16 (0.74%) PMI Certification
17 16 (0.74%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 119 (5.49%) QA
2 105 (4.85%) SLA
3 92 (4.25%) GDPR
4 52 (2.40%) PMO
5 39 (1.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 25 (1.15%) Cyber Essentials
7 18 (0.83%) NIST
8 12 (0.55%) Data Quality
9 11 (0.51%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 9 (0.42%) PCI DSS
11 8 (0.37%) HIPAA
12 7 (0.32%) COBIT
13 6 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
13 6 (0.28%) SAS 70
14 5 (0.23%) Basel II
14 5 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 4 (0.18%) Disclosure Scotland
15 4 (0.18%) NIST 800
16 3 (0.14%) HMG Security Policy Framework
17 2 (0.092%) P3O
System Software
1 261 (12.05%) Active Directory
2 145 (6.69%) Docker
3 64 (2.95%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 63 (2.91%) VMware Infrastructure
5 41 (1.89%) Hyper-V
6 23 (1.06%) XenApp
7 13 (0.60%) Firmware
8 12 (0.55%) VMware ESXi
8 12 (0.55%) vSphere
9 10 (0.46%) Terminal Services
9 10 (0.46%) Virtual Desktop
10 9 (0.42%) Virtual Servers
10 9 (0.42%) XenDesktop
11 5 (0.23%) BitLocker
11 5 (0.23%) Virtual Machines
12 4 (0.18%) Microsoft App-V
13 3 (0.14%) Citrix Hypervisor
14 1 (0.046%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 1 (0.046%) Squid
14 1 (0.046%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 89 (4.11%) Kubernetes
2 86 (3.97%) Ansible
3 67 (3.09%) SCCM
4 63 (2.91%) Oozie
5 47 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
6 43 (1.99%) Terraform
7 38 (1.75%) Puppet
8 26 (1.20%) Cisco CUCM
9 19 (0.88%) Nagios
10 14 (0.65%) EnCase
11 13 (0.60%) Ambari
12 11 (0.51%) DameWare
12 11 (0.51%) WSUS
13 10 (0.46%) Microsoft Intune
14 7 (0.32%) FTK
15 6 (0.28%) Cisco Prime
16 5 (0.23%) AirWatch
16 5 (0.23%) HP Quality Center
17 4 (0.18%) Jamf Pro
18 2 (0.092%) Packer
Vendors
1 389 (17.96%) Microsoft
2 159 (7.34%) iManage
3 155 (7.16%) Citrix
4 112 (5.17%) Cisco
5 111 (5.12%) VMware
6 105 (4.85%) Google
7 97 (4.48%) Sony
8 95 (4.39%) Cloudera
9 43 (1.99%) Capita
10 41 (1.89%) Intapp
11 40 (1.85%) CheckPoint
12 38 (1.75%) Salesforce.com
13 35 (1.62%) HP
14 34 (1.57%) Oracle
15 28 (1.29%) SAP
15 28 (1.29%) ServiceNow
16 24 (1.11%) Apple
16 24 (1.11%) Avaya
16 24 (1.11%) Dell
17 21 (0.97%) IBM