Period
to 9 July 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Law in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Law over the 6 months to 9 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Law
England > London
6 months to
9 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 121 124 152
Rank change year-on-year +3 +28 +39
Permanent jobs citing Law 877 1,551 1,715
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 2.70% 2.63% 2.38%
As % of the General category 5.53% 5.43% 4.70%
Number of salaries quoted 717 1,315 1,560
Median annual salary £61,000 £65,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.15% +18.18% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £31,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £92,500 £81,250
England median annual salary £51,500 £58,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -11.21% +16.00% -

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 London with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 15,870 28,582 36,498
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 48.86% 48.55% 50.59%
Number of salaries quoted 12,658 22,602 28,193
Median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £61,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +6.56% +1.67%
10th Percentile £40,000 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £112,500 £100,000 £96,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%

Law
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Law as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Law in London

Law
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Law in London.

Salary trend for Law in London

Law
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Law in London over the 6 months to 9 July 2020.

Salary histogram for Law in London

Law
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Law within the London region over the 6 months to 9 July 2020. 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
Central London +15 306 £62,500 -3.85% 13
South London +24 36 £67,500 +16.02%
West London +38 31 £50,000 -28.57% 7
East London +18 7 £80,000 +18.52% 2
North London +1 1 £42,500 +57.41%
Law
England

For the 6 months to 9 July 2020, 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 London region with a requirement for Law.

1 236 (26.91%) Legal
2 182 (20.75%) Agile Software Development
3 178 (20.30%) Finance
4 151 (17.22%) Windows
5 143 (16.31%) Microsoft
6 129 (14.71%) SQL
7 125 (14.25%) Azure
8 123 (14.03%) AWS
9 112 (12.77%) JavaScript
10 108 (12.31%) Python
11 105 (11.97%) ITIL
12 95 (10.83%) Active Directory
13 94 (10.72%) Security Cleared
14 92 (10.49%) Project Management
15 78 (8.89%) Office 365
16 74 (8.44%) Microsoft Office
17 73 (8.32%) DevOps
18 72 (8.21%) Problem-Solving
19 70 (7.98%) C#
20 68 (7.75%) Information Security
21 67 (7.64%) Cisco
22 65 (7.41%) Citrix
22 65 (7.41%) Degree
23 64 (7.30%) PowerShell
24 63 (7.18%) E-Commerce
25 62 (7.07%) Analytics
26 61 (6.96%) SC Cleared
27 57 (6.50%) Windows Server
28 55 (6.27%) Node.js
29 54 (6.16%) Firewall

Law
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 28 (3.19%) MS Exchange
2 25 (2.85%) SharePoint
3 12 (1.37%) IIS
4 10 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (1.03%) Skype for Business
6 6 (0.68%) CMS
7 4 (0.46%) EPiServer
8 3 (0.34%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.23%) Apache Spark
9 2 (0.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.11%) Apache
10 1 (0.11%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.11%) ColdFusion
10 1 (0.11%) Drupal
10 1 (0.11%) Joomla!
10 1 (0.11%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.11%) SAS
10 1 (0.11%) WordPress
Applications
1 74 (8.44%) Microsoft Office
2 31 (3.53%) Microsoft Excel
3 18 (2.05%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 13 (1.48%) MS Visio
5 11 (1.25%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (0.34%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.23%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 29 (3.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 25 (2.85%) Dynamics AX
3 17 (1.94%) Elite 3E
4 11 (1.25%) Shopify
5 10 (1.14%) Oracle ERP
6 7 (0.80%) Magento
6 7 (0.80%) Payment Gateway
6 7 (0.80%) Workday HCM
7 6 (0.68%) Oracle EBS
8 4 (0.46%) Actimize
8 4 (0.46%) Relativity
9 3 (0.34%) Oracle Assets
9 3 (0.34%) Oracle Cash Management
9 3 (0.34%) Oracle General Ledger
9 3 (0.34%) Oracle Payables
9 3 (0.34%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 3 (0.34%) Oracle Receivables
10 2 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
10 2 (0.23%) Hyperion Planning
10 2 (0.23%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 125 (14.25%) Azure
2 123 (14.03%) AWS
3 78 (8.89%) Office 365
4 53 (6.04%) SaaS
5 30 (3.42%) Power Platform
6 28 (3.19%) Dynamics 365
7 25 (2.85%) Mimecast
8 23 (2.62%) GCP
8 23 (2.62%) Serverless
9 18 (2.05%) AWS Lambda
9 18 (2.05%) GitHub
10 15 (1.71%) PaaS
11 11 (1.25%) Amazon S3
12 10 (1.14%) IaaS
13 9 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
14 6 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
14 6 (0.68%) Azure Active Directory
15 5 (0.57%) Amazon SQS
16 3 (0.34%) OneDrive
16 3 (0.34%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 54 (6.16%) Firewall
2 48 (5.47%) LAN
3 43 (4.90%) DNS
4 41 (4.68%) Wireless
5 36 (4.10%) WAN
6 28 (3.19%) DHCP
7 27 (3.08%) Network Security
8 24 (2.74%) TCP/IP
9 22 (2.51%) VPN
10 19 (2.17%) Internet
11 13 (1.48%) Skype
11 13 (1.48%) Wi-Fi
12 11 (1.25%) Intranet
12 11 (1.25%) WLAN
13 10 (1.14%) BGP
13 10 (1.14%) EIGRP
13 10 (1.14%) OSPF
13 10 (1.14%) WebEx
14 9 (1.03%) Intrusion Detection
15 8 (0.91%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (5.36%) SQL Server
2 30 (3.42%) Power BI
3 25 (2.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 25 (2.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 17 (1.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 15 (1.71%) SQL Server 2008
6 13 (1.48%) Big Data
6 13 (1.48%) SQL Server 2014
7 12 (1.37%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 11 (1.25%) SQL Server 2005
9 9 (1.03%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (0.80%) NoSQL
11 6 (0.68%) Relational Database
12 5 (0.57%) PostgreSQL
13 4 (0.46%) Amazon RDS
13 4 (0.46%) Crystal Reports
13 4 (0.46%) MongoDB
13 4 (0.46%) SQL Server 2012
14 3 (0.34%) EDRMS
14 3 (0.34%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 23 (2.62%) Git (software)
2 18 (2.05%) Jenkins
3 13 (1.48%) TeamCity
4 12 (1.37%) GitLab
4 12 (1.37%) Selenium
5 8 (0.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 8 (0.91%) Visual Studio
6 7 (0.80%) Cypress.io
6 7 (0.80%) Postman
7 6 (0.68%) PhpStorm
8 5 (0.57%) CircleCI
9 4 (0.46%) Oracle Forms
9 4 (0.46%) RequisitePro
9 4 (0.46%) REST Assured
9 4 (0.46%) SpecFlow
9 4 (0.46%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (0.34%) GoCD
10 3 (0.34%) Travis CI
11 2 (0.23%) Newman
11 2 (0.23%) PostCSS
General
1 236 (26.91%) Legal
2 178 (20.30%) Finance
3 41 (4.68%) Marketing
4 40 (4.56%) Banking
5 34 (3.88%) Police
6 30 (3.42%) Local Government
7 22 (2.51%) Retail
8 19 (2.17%) Games
9 17 (1.94%) Back Office
9 17 (1.94%) General Ledger
10 13 (1.48%) Advertising
11 9 (1.03%) Public Sector
12 6 (0.68%) Billing
12 6 (0.68%) Fire and Rescue
12 6 (0.68%) German Language
12 6 (0.68%) Investment Banking
13 5 (0.57%) French Language
14 4 (0.46%) Electronics
14 4 (0.46%) Financial Institution
14 4 (0.46%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 169 (19.27%) Analyst
2 123 (14.03%) Developer
3 61 (6.96%) Consultant
4 40 (4.56%) Project Manager
5 37 (4.22%) Support Analyst
6 31 (3.53%) IT Analyst
7 28 (3.19%) Business Analyst
8 26 (2.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 26 (2.96%) Service Analyst
9 25 (2.85%) .NET Developer
9 25 (2.85%) AWS Engineer
9 25 (2.85%) Security Analyst
10 24 (2.74%) Architect
11 22 (2.51%) C# Developer
12 21 (2.39%) C# .NET Developer
12 21 (2.39%) IT Manager
12 21 (2.39%) Network Engineer
12 21 (2.39%) Team Leader
13 20 (2.28%) Full Stack Developer
14 19 (2.17%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (6.27%) Node.js
2 52 (5.93%) HTML
3 48 (5.47%) .NET
3 48 (5.47%) CSS
4 35 (3.99%) React
5 27 (3.08%) AngularJS
6 19 (2.17%) Web Services
7 17 (1.94%) REST
8 16 (1.82%) ASP.NET
9 13 (1.48%) React Native
10 11 (1.25%) Natural Language Processing
10 11 (1.25%) Vue.js
10 11 (1.25%) WinForms
11 10 (1.14%) ASP.NET Web API
11 10 (1.14%) Django
11 10 (1.14%) SOAP
12 9 (1.03%) GraphQL
12 9 (1.03%) JSON
12 9 (1.03%) RESTful
12 9 (1.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 45 (5.13%) Management Information System
2 42 (4.79%) Analytical Skills
3 35 (3.99%) Cybercrime
4 22 (2.51%) Greenfield Project
5 21 (2.39%) User Experience
6 16 (1.82%) Data Structures
7 15 (1.71%) Self-Motivation
8 14 (1.60%) Video Conferencing
9 11 (1.25%) Social Media
10 10 (1.14%) iPhone
10 10 (1.14%) Mobile App
11 9 (1.03%) Blackberry
11 9 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
12 8 (0.91%) Cyberthreat
12 8 (0.91%) Security Operations Centre
13 7 (0.80%) Data Protection Act
13 7 (0.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 7 (0.80%) Freedom of Information Act
13 7 (0.80%) Hybrid Cloud
13 7 (0.80%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 151 (17.22%) Windows
2 57 (6.50%) Windows Server
3 46 (5.25%) Windows 10
4 41 (4.68%) Linux
5 18 (2.05%) Windows Server 2016
6 17 (1.94%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (1.37%) Android
8 8 (0.91%) Windows 7
9 7 (0.80%) Apple iOS
9 7 (0.80%) Windows Server 2019
10 5 (0.57%) Ubuntu
10 5 (0.57%) Unix
11 3 (0.34%) Mac OS
11 3 (0.34%) Windows Phone
11 3 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (0.23%) CentOS
12 2 (0.23%) Data ONTAP
12 2 (0.23%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 182 (20.75%) Agile Software Development
2 105 (11.97%) ITIL
3 92 (10.49%) Project Management
4 73 (8.32%) DevOps
5 72 (8.21%) Problem-Solving
6 68 (7.75%) Information Security
7 63 (7.18%) E-Commerce
8 62 (7.07%) Analytics
9 53 (6.04%) Stakeholder Management
10 51 (5.82%) CRM
10 51 (5.82%) Requirements Gathering
11 49 (5.59%) Migration
12 44 (5.02%) TDD
13 43 (4.90%) Test Automation
14 42 (4.79%) Software Engineering
15 41 (4.68%) Artificial Intelligence
16 40 (4.56%) Risk Management
16 40 (4.56%) Service Delivery
17 39 (4.45%) Business Intelligence
17 39 (4.45%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 129 (14.71%) SQL
2 112 (12.77%) JavaScript
3 108 (12.31%) Python
4 70 (7.98%) C#
5 64 (7.30%) PowerShell
6 43 (4.90%) Java
7 28 (3.19%) Ruby
8 22 (2.51%) TypeScript
9 19 (2.17%) C
10 15 (1.71%) Go
10 15 (1.71%) PHP
10 15 (1.71%) T-SQL
11 12 (1.37%) VBScript
12 10 (1.14%) ES6
13 9 (1.03%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 6 (0.68%) PL/SQL
15 5 (0.57%) Bash Shell
15 5 (0.57%) R
15 5 (0.57%) Shell Script
16 4 (0.46%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 94 (10.72%) Security Cleared
2 65 (7.41%) Degree
3 61 (6.96%) SC Cleared
4 43 (4.90%) CISSP
5 34 (3.88%) CISM
6 25 (2.85%) CISA
7 24 (2.74%) Cisco Certification
8 18 (2.05%) CCNA
9 15 (1.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 15 (1.71%) Microsoft Certification
10 14 (1.60%) DV Cleared
11 12 (1.37%) Master's Degree
11 12 (1.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 11 (1.25%) MCSE
13 9 (1.03%) CRISC
13 9 (1.03%) Network+ Certification
14 8 (0.91%) A+ Certification
14 8 (0.91%) Computer Science Degree
14 8 (0.91%) ITIL Certification
14 8 (0.91%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (4.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 38 (4.33%) GDPR
3 27 (3.08%) QA
4 23 (2.62%) PMO
5 12 (1.37%) SLA
6 11 (1.25%) Cyber Essentials
7 7 (0.80%) COBIT
7 7 (0.80%) PCI DSS
7 7 (0.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 5 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 4 (0.46%) ISO 20022
9 4 (0.46%) PSD2
9 4 (0.46%) SEPA
10 3 (0.34%) ISO 22301
10 3 (0.34%) NIST
11 2 (0.23%) GLBA
11 2 (0.23%) HIPAA
12 1 (0.11%) EMIR
12 1 (0.11%) ISO 9001
12 1 (0.11%) MiFID
System Software
1 95 (10.83%) Active Directory
2 36 (4.10%) Docker
3 15 (1.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (1.48%) Hyper-V
5 11 (1.25%) VMware ESXi
5 11 (1.25%) XenApp
6 9 (1.03%) XenDesktop
7 4 (0.46%) Terminal Services
8 3 (0.34%) Snort
9 2 (0.23%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
9 2 (0.23%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.11%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (0.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 37 (4.22%) Terraform
2 36 (4.10%) SCCM
3 20 (2.28%) Puppet
4 19 (2.17%) Kubernetes
5 17 (1.94%) Ansible
6 9 (1.03%) Microsoft Intune
7 8 (0.91%) vCenter Server
8 6 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
9 5 (0.57%) Cisco CUCM
9 5 (0.57%) NetVault Backup
10 4 (0.46%) XenMobile
11 3 (0.34%) CASB
11 3 (0.34%) SCOM
11 3 (0.34%) WSUS
12 2 (0.23%) Cisco UCCX
12 2 (0.23%) Istio
12 2 (0.23%) Kibana
12 2 (0.23%) logstash
12 2 (0.23%) PowerCLI
12 2 (0.23%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 143 (16.31%) Microsoft
2 67 (7.64%) Cisco
3 65 (7.41%) Citrix
4 53 (6.04%) iManage
5 39 (4.45%) VMware
6 31 (3.53%) Intapp
7 30 (3.42%) Capita
8 29 (3.31%) Oracle
9 25 (2.85%) Aderant
10 16 (1.82%) Google
11 15 (1.71%) Sony
12 14 (1.60%) Meraki
13 12 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
13 12 (1.37%) Workday
14 11 (1.25%) ServiceNow
15 10 (1.14%) Aruba
15 10 (1.14%) Palo Alto
16 9 (1.03%) Adobe
16 9 (1.03%) IBM
17 8 (0.91%) Dell