Legal Jobs in England

Legal
UK > England

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Legal over the 6 months to 15 April 2024 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

6 months to
15 Apr 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 73 70 147
Rank change year-on-year -3 +77 +3
Permanent jobs citing Legal 2,852 4,410 3,618
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 3.41% 4.59% 2.80%
As % of the General category 5.74% 6.64% 4.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1,621 1,543 1,785
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,250 £31,250
25th Percentile £35,631 £41,813 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -5.45% - -
75th Percentile £73,750 £73,750 £73,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £91,250 £90,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% - -

All General Skills
England

Legal 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.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 49,687 66,406 81,297
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 59.39% 69.04% 62.88%
Number of salaries quoted 35,533 35,615 45,104
10th Percentile £27,445 £32,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £36,250 £44,250 £42,604
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £60,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -13.22% +0.83% +4.35%
75th Percentile £72,500 £83,750 £80,000
90th Percentile £93,750 £103,750 £100,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% - +9.09%

Legal
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Legal in England

Legal
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Legal in England

Legal
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Legal in England over the 6 months to 15 April 2024.

Salary histogram for Legal in England

Legal
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Legal within the England region over the 6 months to 15 April 2024. 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 +23 953 £67,500 +3.85% 609
North of England +58 627 £45,000 - 245
South East -40 546 £40,210 -23.41% 254
North West +78 353 £46,250 -2.63% 151
Midlands -1 325 £50,000 - 182
West Midlands +16 234 £54,650 +4.10% 115
South West -83 222 £40,000 -11.60% 139
Yorkshire +32 195 £34,000 -24.44% 73
East of England -49 149 £50,000 +17.65% 100
East Midlands -13 91 £45,000 +9.76% 67
North East +35 79 £52,500 -12.50% 25
Legal
UK

Legal
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 187 (6.56%) SharePoint
2 109 (3.82%) Microsoft Exchange
3 67 (2.35%) SAS
4 24 (0.84%) CMS
5 14 (0.49%) Confluence
5 14 (0.49%) IIS
6 6 (0.21%) NServiceBus
6 6 (0.21%) Oracle Workflow
6 6 (0.21%) WordPress
7 5 (0.18%) Apache Spark
7 5 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (0.14%) Apache Airflow
8 4 (0.14%) Office Communications Server
9 3 (0.11%) IBM Domino
10 2 (0.070%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.070%) Drupal
10 2 (0.070%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (0.070%) Luigi
10 2 (0.070%) nginx
11 1 (0.035%) uWSGI
Applications
1 318 (11.15%) Microsoft Excel
2 315 (11.04%) Microsoft Office
3 80 (2.81%) AutoCAD
4 72 (2.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 28 (0.98%) Revit
6 26 (0.91%) Spreadsheet
7 25 (0.88%) Microsoft Project
8 16 (0.56%) SPSS
9 10 (0.35%) MS Visio
10 9 (0.32%) Simulink
11 7 (0.25%) Chatbot
11 7 (0.25%) Stateflow
12 5 (0.18%) SOLIDWORKS
13 4 (0.14%) Trello
14 3 (0.11%) ProjectWise
15 2 (0.070%) Adobe Creative Suite
15 2 (0.070%) FileZilla
15 2 (0.070%) S-PLUS
16 1 (0.035%) Camtasia
16 1 (0.035%) InVision
Business Applications
1 42 (1.47%) Elite 3E
2 28 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
3 13 (0.46%) SAP S/4HANA
4 12 (0.42%) Relativity
5 11 (0.39%) iTrent
5 11 (0.39%) Remedy ITSM
5 11 (0.39%) SAP HR
6 10 (0.35%) Infor SunSystems
6 10 (0.35%) SAP Payroll
7 9 (0.32%) Carpe Diem
8 8 (0.28%) NEC Housing
8 8 (0.28%) NetSuite
9 7 (0.25%) SAP ERP
10 6 (0.21%) BPCS
10 6 (0.21%) Oracle Applications
10 6 (0.21%) Oracle Payables
10 6 (0.21%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 6 (0.21%) Salesforce CRM
10 6 (0.21%) SAP HCM
11 5 (0.18%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 405 (14.20%) Azure
2 284 (9.96%) Microsoft 365
3 231 (8.10%) Power Platform
4 106 (3.72%) SaaS
5 100 (3.51%) AWS
6 90 (3.16%) Entra ID
7 65 (2.28%) WhatsApp
8 57 (2.00%) Azure DevOps
9 52 (1.82%) PowerApps
10 48 (1.68%) Dynamics 365
11 42 (1.47%) GCP
12 29 (1.02%) Power Automate
13 18 (0.63%) PaaS
14 17 (0.60%) Azure Data Factory
15 16 (0.56%) OneDrive
16 14 (0.49%) IaaS
17 13 (0.46%) Adobe Creative Cloud
18 12 (0.42%) OCI
19 11 (0.39%) Azure Cosmos DB
19 11 (0.39%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 120 (4.21%) Firewall
2 55 (1.93%) Internet
3 54 (1.89%) WAN
4 48 (1.68%) LAN
5 33 (1.16%) DNS
6 32 (1.12%) Wireless
7 30 (1.05%) Intranet
7 30 (1.05%) SAN
7 30 (1.05%) TCP/IP
8 29 (1.02%) DHCP
9 22 (0.77%) Intrusion Detection
9 22 (0.77%) VPN
10 20 (0.70%) Wi-Fi
11 15 (0.53%) VoIP
12 14 (0.49%) Network Security
13 13 (0.46%) SNMP
13 13 (0.46%) VLAN
14 12 (0.42%) Broadband
14 12 (0.42%) Skype
15 11 (0.39%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 182 (6.38%) Power BI
2 152 (5.33%) SQL Server
3 63 (2.21%) Relational Database
4 53 (1.86%) Data Warehouse
5 42 (1.47%) MySQL
6 32 (1.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 30 (1.05%) PostgreSQL
8 26 (0.91%) Big Data
9 25 (0.88%) Tableau
10 23 (0.81%) Data Lake
11 21 (0.74%) EDRMS
12 19 (0.67%) Azure SQL Database
12 19 (0.67%) DB2
12 19 (0.67%) NoSQL
13 14 (0.49%) EDMS
13 14 (0.49%) Metadata
13 14 (0.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 13 (0.46%) MS Access
15 12 (0.42%) BusinessObjects
16 11 (0.39%) DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 94 (3.30%) JIRA
2 53 (1.86%) Git
3 19 (0.67%) Visual Studio
4 12 (0.42%) CircleCI
4 12 (0.42%) GitLab
5 11 (0.39%) TeamCity
6 8 (0.28%) Oracle Forms
7 6 (0.21%) Bitbucket
7 6 (0.21%) Eclipse
7 6 (0.21%) FitNesse
7 6 (0.21%) Octopus Deploy
7 6 (0.21%) Selenium
7 6 (0.21%) SonarQube
7 6 (0.21%) WebDriver
8 5 (0.18%) Cypress.io
8 5 (0.18%) Jenkins
9 4 (0.14%) Android Studio
9 4 (0.14%) fastlane
10 3 (0.11%) Toad
10 3 (0.11%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 1,112 (38.99%) Finance
2 1,034 (36.26%) Social Skills
3 559 (19.60%) Law
4 474 (16.62%) Analytical Skills
5 416 (14.59%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 269 (9.43%) Banking
7 199 (6.98%) Marketing
8 194 (6.80%) Retail
9 124 (4.35%) Organisational Skills
10 91 (3.19%) Manufacturing
11 85 (2.98%) Influencing Skills
12 80 (2.81%) Telecoms
13 76 (2.66%) Local Government
14 73 (2.56%) Public Sector
15 60 (2.10%) Publishing
16 44 (1.54%) Pharmaceutical
17 38 (1.33%) Presentation Skills
18 36 (1.26%) Automotive
19 32 (1.12%) Investment Banking
20 30 (1.05%) Games
Job Titles
1 554 (19.42%) Analyst
2 403 (14.13%) Senior
3 179 (6.28%) Lead
4 162 (5.68%) Developer
5 134 (4.70%) Project Manager
6 120 (4.21%) Senior Analyst
7 115 (4.03%) IT Support
8 114 (4.00%) Architect
9 91 (3.19%) IT Manager
10 85 (2.98%) Senior Manager
11 84 (2.95%) Solutions Architect
12 79 (2.77%) Financial Analyst
13 78 (2.73%) Support Analyst
14 77 (2.70%) Coordinator
15 70 (2.45%) IT Analyst
16 69 (2.42%) Systems Analyst
17 56 (1.96%) Administrator
18 53 (1.86%) Technical Coordinator
19 52 (1.82%) Security Manager
20 50 (1.75%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (3.79%) .NET
2 74 (2.59%) HTML
3 57 (2.00%) CSS
4 55 (1.93%) XML
5 49 (1.72%) JSON
6 44 (1.54%) React
7 42 (1.47%) ASP.NET
8 36 (1.26%) Web Services
9 32 (1.12%) REST
10 26 (0.91%) .NET Framework
10 26 (0.91%) AngularJS
11 20 (0.70%) SOAP
12 17 (0.60%) Node.js
13 14 (0.49%) .NET Core
13 14 (0.49%) V-Ray
14 13 (0.46%) EDI
14 13 (0.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 12 (0.42%) Unreal Engine
16 11 (0.39%) ASP.NET MVC
16 11 (0.39%) Blazor
Miscellaneous
1 260 (9.12%) Management Information System
2 88 (3.09%) Driving Licence
3 80 (2.81%) Onboarding
4 79 (2.77%) Self-Motivation
5 69 (2.42%) Algorithms
5 69 (2.42%) Housing Association
6 63 (2.21%) Credit Risk
7 60 (2.10%) Product Ownership
8 58 (2.03%) Data Structures
9 52 (1.82%) Data Centre
10 44 (1.54%) Security Posture
11 40 (1.40%) Cloud Native
12 37 (1.30%) Public Cloud
13 33 (1.16%) Data Protection Act
13 33 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
13 33 (1.16%) Video Conferencing
14 29 (1.02%) Life Science
15 27 (0.95%) Reinsurance
16 26 (0.91%) Renewable Energy
16 26 (0.91%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 258 (9.05%) Windows
2 84 (2.95%) Windows 10
3 83 (2.91%) Windows Server
4 51 (1.79%) Android
5 48 (1.68%) Apple iOS
6 23 (0.81%) Linux
7 14 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (0.39%) Windows Server 2016
9 10 (0.35%) Mac OS
10 9 (0.32%) VMS
11 8 (0.28%) Windows 8
12 6 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
13 3 (0.11%) Windows Server 2019
14 2 (0.070%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 1 (0.035%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.035%) Robot Operating System
15 1 (0.035%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.035%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 608 (21.32%) Agile
2 545 (19.11%) Problem-Solving
3 360 (12.62%) Risk Management
4 335 (11.75%) Project Management
5 312 (10.94%) Continuous Improvement
6 286 (10.03%) Customer Service
7 274 (9.61%) Business Intelligence
8 263 (9.22%) Decision-Making
9 261 (9.15%) Information Security
10 250 (8.77%) Coaching
11 249 (8.73%) Cybersecurity
11 249 (8.73%) Data Protection
12 240 (8.42%) Data Management
13 233 (8.17%) Mentoring
14 227 (7.96%) Time Management
15 222 (7.78%) Process Improvement
16 215 (7.54%) Analytics
16 215 (7.54%) ITIL
17 203 (7.12%) Roadmaps
18 188 (6.59%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 291 (10.20%) SQL
2 160 (5.61%) Python
3 106 (3.72%) C#
4 97 (3.40%) JavaScript
5 50 (1.75%) PowerShell
6 44 (1.54%) Java
7 43 (1.51%) TypeScript
8 42 (1.47%) T-SQL
9 19 (0.67%) PHP
10 18 (0.63%) VB.NET
11 17 (0.60%) Bicep
12 16 (0.56%) C
12 16 (0.56%) RPG
13 14 (0.49%) Data Analysis Expressions
13 14 (0.49%) Perl
14 13 (0.46%) Go
14 13 (0.46%) Kotlin
14 13 (0.46%) R
15 12 (0.42%) VB
16 10 (0.35%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 633 (22.19%) Degree
2 109 (3.82%) HNC
3 90 (3.16%) CISSP
4 82 (2.88%) Master's Degree
5 77 (2.70%) HND
6 52 (1.82%) Security Cleared
7 48 (1.68%) Computer Science Degree
8 46 (1.61%) DBS Check
9 45 (1.58%) CISM
10 43 (1.51%) Microsoft Certification
11 27 (0.95%) Cisco Certification
12 26 (0.91%) CISA
13 25 (0.88%) ACCA
13 25 (0.88%) CompTIA Security+
14 24 (0.84%) SC Cleared
15 22 (0.77%) MBA
16 21 (0.74%) MRICS
17 20 (0.70%) CompTIA CySA+
18 19 (0.67%) PMI Certification
19 18 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 247 (8.66%) GDPR
2 190 (6.66%) QA
3 150 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 93 (3.26%) Data Quality
5 51 (1.79%) SLA
6 46 (1.61%) Cyber Essentials
6 46 (1.61%) IFRS
7 44 (1.54%) NIST
8 38 (1.33%) PMO
9 36 (1.26%) IFRS 9
10 33 (1.16%) GRC
11 31 (1.09%) ISO 9001
12 26 (0.91%) Accessibility
13 25 (0.88%) NEBOSH
14 22 (0.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 20 (0.70%) ISO 22301
16 18 (0.63%) Good Clinical Practice
17 17 (0.60%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
18 14 (0.49%) PCI DSS
19 12 (0.42%) ISO 20022
System Software
1 179 (6.28%) Active Directory
2 56 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (1.26%) Hyper-V
4 27 (0.95%) Firmware
5 23 (0.81%) Docker
6 19 (0.67%) VMware ESXi
7 13 (0.46%) Virtual Desktop
8 12 (0.42%) Embedded Firmware
9 8 (0.28%) Terminal Services
10 5 (0.18%) Virtual Servers
10 5 (0.18%) XenApp
11 4 (0.14%) Virtual Machines
11 4 (0.14%) vSphere
12 3 (0.11%) XenDesktop
13 2 (0.070%) Citrix Hypervisor
13 2 (0.070%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 2 (0.070%) pfSense
14 1 (0.035%) LXC
Systems Management
1 43 (1.51%) SCCM
2 41 (1.44%) Microsoft Intune
3 26 (0.91%) SCOM
4 19 (0.67%) Kubernetes
5 16 (0.56%) Single Sign-On
6 15 (0.53%) Functional Safety
7 10 (0.35%) Ansible
8 9 (0.32%) Terraform
9 7 (0.25%) FortiGate
9 7 (0.25%) vCenter Server
10 6 (0.21%) Control-M
10 6 (0.21%) vRealize
11 5 (0.18%) Jamf Pro
11 5 (0.18%) QRadar
12 4 (0.14%) AirWatch
13 3 (0.11%) SysTrack
14 2 (0.070%) Backup Exec
14 2 (0.070%) CSIRT
14 2 (0.070%) Progress Chef
14 2 (0.070%) Puppet
Vendors
1 719 (25.21%) Microsoft
2 115 (4.03%) SAP
3 106 (3.72%) iManage
4 83 (2.91%) VMware
5 74 (2.59%) Oracle
6 66 (2.31%) Citrix
7 58 (2.03%) Cisco
8 49 (1.72%) IBM
9 48 (1.68%) ServiceNow
10 43 (1.51%) Google
10 43 (1.51%) Intapp
11 39 (1.37%) HP
12 36 (1.26%) Aderant
13 30 (1.05%) Databricks
13 30 (1.05%) Veeam
14 25 (0.88%) NCR
15 23 (0.81%) Adobe
16 22 (0.77%) Salesforce
17 18 (0.63%) Dell
17 18 (0.63%) Sage