Period
to 22 November 2019

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

Law
England > London
6 months to
22 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 138 146 164
Rank change year-on-year +8 +18 -63
Permanent jobs citing Law 1,288 1,585 1,663
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.38% 2.36% 2.21%
As % of the General category 4.93% 4.73% 4.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1,010 1,342 1,377
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £86,250 £87,375 £80,000
England median annual salary £54,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -0.91% +4.76% -

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 26,108 33,524 41,402
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 48.32% 49.89% 55.06%
Number of salaries quoted 20,605 26,508 29,268
London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £105,000 £97,500 £93,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year - +6.80% +3.00%

Law
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Law in London

Law
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Law in London.

Salary trend for Law in London

Law
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Law in London over the 6 months to 22 November 2019.

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 22 November 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
Central London -41 381 £60,000 - 77
South London +18 48 £56,000 -22.76% 33
West London +8 26 £70,000 +9.80% 26
North London +3 11 £57,500 +62.74% 1
East London +18 7 £52,500 -41.67% 15
Law
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 London region with a requirement for Law.

1 320 (24.84%) Legal
2 317 (24.61%) Windows
3 287 (22.28%) Microsoft
4 220 (17.08%) Agile Software Development
5 217 (16.85%) Finance
6 208 (16.15%) Azure
7 179 (13.90%) Office 365
7 179 (13.90%) SQL
8 177 (13.74%) Microsoft Office
8 177 (13.74%) AWS
9 157 (12.19%) DevOps
10 150 (11.65%) Active Directory
11 141 (10.95%) Project Management
12 139 (10.79%) Windows Server
13 138 (10.71%) .NET
14 136 (10.56%) Degree
15 134 (10.40%) Python
16 129 (10.02%) Information Security
17 128 (9.94%) ITIL
17 128 (9.94%) Analytics
17 128 (9.94%) SaaS
18 125 (9.70%) JavaScript
19 124 (9.63%) C#
20 119 (9.24%) Cybersecurity
21 116 (9.01%) VMware
22 106 (8.23%) Citrix
23 105 (8.15%) Stakeholder Management
24 96 (7.45%) Firewall
24 96 (7.45%) Windows Server 2012
25 95 (7.38%) Microservices

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 67 (5.20%) MS Exchange
2 35 (2.72%) IIS
3 30 (2.33%) Skype for Business
4 29 (2.25%) SharePoint
5 25 (1.94%) Elasticsearch
6 17 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2013
7 16 (1.24%) Apache Spark
8 8 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2010
9 7 (0.54%) Apache Solr
9 7 (0.54%) nginx
10 4 (0.31%) Apache Pig
10 4 (0.31%) CMS
10 4 (0.31%) OpenStack
11 3 (0.23%) Apache
11 3 (0.23%) ColdFusion
11 3 (0.23%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.23%) WordPress
12 2 (0.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.078%) BizTalk Server
13 1 (0.078%) EPiServer
Applications
1 177 (13.74%) Microsoft Office
2 57 (4.43%) Microsoft Excel
3 46 (3.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 11 (0.85%) MS Visio
5 8 (0.62%) Microsoft Project
6 5 (0.39%) InVision
6 5 (0.39%) Sketch
7 4 (0.31%) Camtasia
7 4 (0.31%) S-PLUS
8 3 (0.23%) Photoshop
8 3 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.23%) SPSS
8 3 (0.23%) Stata
9 1 (0.078%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.078%) Adobe Captivate
9 1 (0.078%) Final Cut Pro
Business Applications
1 24 (1.86%) Elite 3E
2 17 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
3 11 (0.85%) Carpe Diem
4 9 (0.70%) Relativity
5 7 (0.54%) DocuMatrix
6 6 (0.47%) Concordance
6 6 (0.47%) Dynamics NAV
6 6 (0.47%) Payment Gateway
6 6 (0.47%) Ringtail
6 6 (0.47%) Veritas eDiscovery
7 1 (0.078%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 1 (0.078%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 1 (0.078%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.078%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 208 (16.15%) Azure
2 179 (13.90%) Office 365
3 177 (13.74%) AWS
4 128 (9.94%) SaaS
5 71 (5.51%) GCP
6 54 (4.19%) Serverless
7 45 (3.49%) AWS Lambda
8 25 (1.94%) Amazon ECS
9 24 (1.86%) PaaS
10 20 (1.55%) Mimecast
11 18 (1.40%) AWS CloudFormation
12 15 (1.16%) OneDrive
13 14 (1.09%) GitHub
13 14 (1.09%) IaaS
14 11 (0.85%) Amazon S3
14 11 (0.85%) Power Platform
15 9 (0.70%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 9 (0.70%) Amazon EC2
15 9 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
16 8 (0.62%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 96 (7.45%) Firewall
2 83 (6.44%) DNS
3 66 (5.12%) TCP/IP
4 60 (4.66%) DHCP
5 53 (4.11%) WAN
6 50 (3.88%) LAN
7 40 (3.11%) Wireless
8 37 (2.87%) VPN
9 35 (2.72%) Skype
10 33 (2.56%) Internet
10 33 (2.56%) Network Security
11 26 (2.02%) VoIP
12 25 (1.94%) VLAN
13 21 (1.63%) NetScaler
14 19 (1.48%) SAN
15 16 (1.24%) Remote Desktop
16 14 (1.09%) EIGRP
16 14 (1.09%) SMTP
16 14 (1.09%) SSL
17 13 (1.01%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (6.13%) SQL Server
2 47 (3.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 44 (3.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 41 (3.18%) Big Data
5 33 (2.56%) NoSQL
6 26 (2.02%) PostgreSQL
7 24 (1.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 21 (1.63%) SQL Server 2012
9 19 (1.48%) Data Warehouse
10 18 (1.40%) Relational Database
11 17 (1.32%) Hadoop
12 16 (1.24%) Flink
13 14 (1.09%) BigQuery
13 14 (1.09%) OLAP
14 13 (1.01%) HBase
14 13 (1.01%) MySQL
15 11 (0.85%) MongoDB
15 11 (0.85%) Power BI
15 11 (0.85%) Redis
16 10 (0.78%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 43 (3.34%) Jenkins
2 16 (1.24%) Git (software)
2 16 (1.24%) Visual Studio
3 15 (1.16%) Selenium
4 13 (1.01%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 13 (1.01%) TeamCity
5 12 (0.93%) GitLab
5 12 (0.93%) PhantomJS
6 11 (0.85%) CircleCI
7 9 (0.70%) webpack
8 7 (0.54%) PostCSS
9 6 (0.47%) JIRA
10 4 (0.31%) JMeter
10 4 (0.31%) Octopus Deploy
10 4 (0.31%) SpecFlow
10 4 (0.31%) Spinnaker
11 3 (0.23%) Artifactory
11 3 (0.23%) Cucumber
11 3 (0.23%) Dreamweaver
11 3 (0.23%) Maven
General
1 320 (24.84%) Legal
2 217 (16.85%) Finance
3 80 (6.21%) Marketing
4 77 (5.98%) Banking
5 60 (4.66%) Police
6 56 (4.35%) Local Government
7 37 (2.87%) Retail
8 24 (1.86%) Fire and Rescue
8 24 (1.86%) Public Sector
8 24 (1.86%) Telecoms
9 22 (1.71%) Games
10 10 (0.78%) International Banking
11 8 (0.62%) Advertising
11 8 (0.62%) Back Office
12 6 (0.47%) Billing
13 5 (0.39%) Financial Institution
13 5 (0.39%) French Language
14 4 (0.31%) Publishing
15 3 (0.23%) German Language
15 3 (0.23%) Humanities
Job Titles
1 264 (20.50%) Analyst
2 214 (16.61%) Developer
3 99 (7.69%) Support Analyst
4 81 (6.29%) IT Analyst
5 80 (6.21%) Consultant
6 72 (5.59%) Project Manager
7 70 (5.43%) IT Support
8 65 (5.05%) .NET Developer
9 57 (4.43%) Service Analyst
10 55 (4.27%) IT Support Analyst
11 53 (4.11%) IT Manager
12 50 (3.88%) Service Desk Analyst
13 48 (3.73%) Senior Developer
14 43 (3.34%) DevOps Engineer
15 42 (3.26%) Senior Analyst
16 37 (2.87%) Software Engineer
17 35 (2.72%) Support Engineer
18 31 (2.41%) 2nd Line Support
19 29 (2.25%) C# Developer
19 29 (2.25%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 138 (10.71%) .NET
2 82 (6.37%) HTML
3 75 (5.82%) CSS
4 66 (5.12%) Node.js
5 57 (4.43%) .NET Core
6 55 (4.27%) React
7 50 (3.88%) ASP.NET
8 38 (2.95%) AngularJS
9 33 (2.56%) REST
10 32 (2.48%) ASP.NET Web API
11 30 (2.33%) RESTful
11 30 (2.33%) Web Services
12 27 (2.10%) .NET Framework
13 26 (2.02%) Kafka
14 23 (1.79%) Redux
15 22 (1.71%) Entity Framework
16 18 (1.40%) ASP.NET MVC
17 16 (1.24%) RabbitMQ
18 15 (1.16%) HTML5
18 15 (1.16%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 68 (5.28%) Analytical Skills
2 65 (5.05%) Self-Motivation
3 64 (4.97%) Management Information System
4 49 (3.80%) Video Conferencing
5 48 (3.73%) User Experience
6 45 (3.49%) Greenfield Project
7 40 (3.11%) Mobile App
8 38 (2.95%) Algorithms
9 31 (2.41%) Data Centre
10 28 (2.17%) Public Cloud
11 20 (1.55%) iPhone
12 16 (1.24%) e-Learning
12 16 (1.24%) Virtual Team
13 13 (1.01%) Cyber Defence
14 12 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
14 12 (0.93%) Security Operations Centre
15 11 (0.85%) Social Media
16 10 (0.78%) Cloud Native
16 10 (0.78%) Cybercrime
17 9 (0.70%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 317 (24.61%) Windows
2 139 (10.79%) Windows Server
3 96 (7.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 92 (7.14%) Windows 10
5 71 (5.51%) Linux
6 65 (5.05%) Windows 7
7 64 (4.97%) Android
8 45 (3.49%) Apple iOS
9 41 (3.18%) Unix
10 15 (1.16%) Windows 8
10 15 (1.16%) Windows Server 2008
11 12 (0.93%) Windows Vista
12 11 (0.85%) Ubuntu
13 10 (0.78%) CentOS
14 8 (0.62%) Mac OS
15 3 (0.23%) Mac OS X
16 2 (0.16%) Windows Server 2003
17 1 (0.078%) Kali Linux
17 1 (0.078%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 220 (17.08%) Agile Software Development
2 157 (12.19%) DevOps
3 141 (10.95%) Project Management
4 129 (10.02%) Information Security
5 128 (9.94%) Analytics
5 128 (9.94%) ITIL
6 119 (9.24%) Cybersecurity
7 105 (8.15%) Stakeholder Management
8 95 (7.38%) Microservices
8 95 (7.38%) Problem-Solving
9 78 (6.06%) Change Management
10 73 (5.67%) Software Engineering
11 70 (5.43%) Scrum
12 69 (5.36%) Business Intelligence
13 63 (4.89%) Document Management
14 62 (4.81%) Project Delivery
15 60 (4.66%) PRINCE2
16 58 (4.50%) Machine Learning
17 55 (4.27%) E-Commerce
18 53 (4.11%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 179 (13.90%) SQL
2 134 (10.40%) Python
3 125 (9.70%) JavaScript
4 124 (9.63%) C#
5 86 (6.68%) Java
6 45 (3.49%) PowerShell
7 41 (3.18%) PHP
8 33 (2.56%) Ruby
9 28 (2.17%) Go
10 27 (2.10%) C++
11 26 (2.02%) Bash Shell
11 26 (2.02%) T-SQL
12 25 (1.94%) ES6
13 19 (1.48%) Java 8
14 17 (1.32%) C
14 17 (1.32%) R
15 15 (1.16%) VB
16 14 (1.09%) TypeScript
16 14 (1.09%) VBA
17 11 (0.85%) F#
Qualifications
1 136 (10.56%) Degree
2 50 (3.88%) Security Cleared
3 44 (3.42%) CISSP
4 43 (3.34%) Cisco Certification
5 39 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
6 36 (2.80%) CISM
7 33 (2.56%) MCSE
8 29 (2.25%) CCNA
9 16 (1.24%) ITIL Certification
10 15 (1.16%) IISP
11 14 (1.09%) CCNP
11 14 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 12 (0.93%) Master's Degree
12 12 (0.93%) PMI Certification
12 12 (0.93%) PMP
13 11 (0.85%) MCSA
14 10 (0.78%) (ISC)2 CCSP
14 10 (0.78%) CISA
14 10 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 10 (0.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 79 (6.13%) GDPR
2 55 (4.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 49 (3.80%) PMO
4 48 (3.73%) SLA
5 47 (3.65%) QA
6 28 (2.17%) Cyber Essentials
7 22 (1.71%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 22 (1.71%) NIST
8 20 (1.55%) Data Quality
9 16 (1.24%) PCI DSS
10 12 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 17025
11 9 (0.70%) NCSC
12 6 (0.47%) HIPAA
12 6 (0.47%) NIST 800
13 4 (0.31%) COBIT
13 4 (0.31%) HMG Security Policy Framework
13 4 (0.31%) SAS 70
14 3 (0.23%) ISO 22301
14 3 (0.23%) ISO 31000
15 2 (0.16%) Solvency II
System Software
1 150 (11.65%) Active Directory
2 72 (5.59%) Docker
3 58 (4.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 36 (2.80%) XenDesktop
5 34 (2.64%) VMware ESXi
6 29 (2.25%) Hyper-V
7 28 (2.17%) XenApp
8 15 (1.16%) Firmware
9 11 (0.85%) Virtual Desktop
10 6 (0.47%) Terminal Services
10 6 (0.47%) vSphere
11 5 (0.39%) BitLocker
12 3 (0.23%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 3 (0.23%) Virtual Machines
12 3 (0.23%) Virtual Servers
13 2 (0.16%) Microsoft App-V
14 1 (0.078%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 1 (0.078%) Terminal Server
14 1 (0.078%) VMware Workstation
14 1 (0.078%) Xen
Systems Management
1 67 (5.20%) Kubernetes
2 52 (4.04%) Ansible
3 42 (3.26%) SCCM
3 42 (3.26%) Terraform
4 41 (3.18%) Puppet
5 36 (2.80%) Opscode Chef
6 10 (0.78%) EnCase
6 10 (0.78%) Microsoft Intune
7 9 (0.70%) Cisco CUCM
8 8 (0.62%) Kibana
8 8 (0.62%) logstash
8 8 (0.62%) SolarWinds Orion
9 7 (0.54%) FTK
9 7 (0.54%) Jamf Pro
10 5 (0.39%) XenMobile
11 4 (0.31%) Backup Exec
11 4 (0.31%) SCSM
12 3 (0.23%) CASB
12 3 (0.23%) Mesos
12 3 (0.23%) Oozie
Vendors
1 287 (22.28%) Microsoft
2 116 (9.01%) VMware
3 106 (8.23%) Citrix
4 90 (6.99%) iManage
5 65 (5.05%) Google
6 54 (4.19%) Cisco
7 52 (4.04%) Splunk
8 49 (3.80%) Capita
9 46 (3.57%) Sony
10 41 (3.18%) ServiceNow
11 32 (2.48%) Salesforce.com
12 30 (2.33%) Aderant
13 26 (2.02%) Intapp
14 20 (1.55%) Nuix
15 19 (1.48%) Ivanti
16 17 (1.32%) Nimble Storage
17 14 (1.09%) Cellebrite
17 14 (1.09%) Oracle
17 14 (1.09%) Polycom
17 14 (1.09%) Symantec