Period
to 21 January 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 21 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Law
England > London
6 months to
21 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 149 139 140
Rank change year-on-year -10 +1 -9
Permanent jobs citing Law 1,199 1,541 1,768
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.33% 2.46% 2.55%
As % of the General category 4.79% 4.98% 4.75%
Number of salaries quoted 962 1,302 1,496
London median annual salary £57,500 £61,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.12% +11.36% +4.76%
10th Percentile £31,250 £35,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £87,500 £80,000
England median annual salary £51,500 £58,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -11.97% +11.43% +5.00%

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 25,032 30,961 37,246
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 48.71% 49.37% 53.67%
Number of salaries quoted 19,706 24,446 28,207
London median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £110,000 £98,750 £95,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

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 21 January 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 21 January 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 -25 373 £57,500 -11.54% 61
South London +27 45 £55,000 -21.43% 21
West London +4 15 £71,250 +18.75% 17
North London +4 13 £42,500 +20.29% 1
East London +6 8 £52,500 -41.67% 10
Law
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 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.

1 327 (27.27%) Legal
2 283 (23.60%) Windows
3 255 (21.27%) Microsoft
4 197 (16.43%) Agile Software Development
5 192 (16.01%) Finance
6 185 (15.43%) Azure
7 158 (13.18%) Office 365
8 153 (12.76%) SQL
9 152 (12.68%) AWS
10 143 (11.93%) Microsoft Office
11 141 (11.76%) Active Directory
12 139 (11.59%) Degree
13 134 (11.18%) Cybersecurity
14 124 (10.34%) ITIL
15 123 (10.26%) .NET
16 122 (10.18%) Windows Server
17 121 (10.09%) Project Management
18 118 (9.84%) C#
18 118 (9.84%) Information Security
19 117 (9.76%) Python
20 116 (9.67%) DevOps
20 116 (9.67%) Analytics
21 115 (9.59%) JavaScript
22 109 (9.09%) VMware
23 100 (8.34%) Firewall
24 99 (8.26%) Stakeholder Management
25 91 (7.59%) SaaS
26 88 (7.34%) Problem-Solving
27 86 (7.17%) Windows 10
28 83 (6.92%) Citrix

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 56 (4.67%) MS Exchange
2 43 (3.59%) IIS
3 42 (3.50%) SharePoint
4 26 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
5 22 (1.83%) Skype for Business
6 11 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2013
7 10 (0.83%) Apache Spark
8 8 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2010
9 6 (0.50%) nginx
10 5 (0.42%) CMS
10 5 (0.42%) WordPress
11 4 (0.33%) Jupyter
11 4 (0.33%) OpenStack
12 3 (0.25%) Apache Solr
12 3 (0.25%) EPiServer
13 2 (0.17%) Apache
13 2 (0.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 1 (0.083%) BizTalk Server
14 1 (0.083%) OpenEdge
14 1 (0.083%) Tomcat
Applications
1 143 (11.93%) Microsoft Office
2 60 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 47 (3.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 21 (1.75%) InfoPath
5 12 (1.00%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.33%) Camtasia
6 4 (0.33%) Microsoft Project
6 4 (0.33%) Sketch
7 3 (0.25%) Adobe Captivate
7 3 (0.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 3 (0.25%) InVision
7 3 (0.25%) S-PLUS
7 3 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.25%) SPSS
7 3 (0.25%) Stata
8 1 (0.083%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.083%) Adobe After Effects
8 1 (0.083%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.083%) Final Cut Pro
8 1 (0.083%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 21 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (1.50%) Elite 3E
3 10 (0.83%) Carpe Diem
3 10 (0.83%) Dynamics NAV
3 10 (0.83%) Relativity
4 7 (0.58%) DocuMatrix
5 6 (0.50%) Concordance
5 6 (0.50%) Ringtail
5 6 (0.50%) Veritas eDiscovery
6 5 (0.42%) Payment Gateway
7 1 (0.083%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 1 (0.083%) Cognos TM1
7 1 (0.083%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 185 (15.43%) Azure
2 158 (13.18%) Office 365
3 152 (12.68%) AWS
4 91 (7.59%) SaaS
5 58 (4.84%) GCP
6 40 (3.34%) Serverless
7 32 (2.67%) AWS Lambda
8 25 (2.09%) Mimecast
9 21 (1.75%) Amazon ECS
10 17 (1.42%) PaaS
11 16 (1.33%) GitHub
12 14 (1.17%) Dynamics 365
13 12 (1.00%) IaaS
14 7 (0.58%) Power Platform
15 6 (0.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 6 (0.50%) Amazon Kinesis
15 6 (0.50%) AWS CloudFormation
15 6 (0.50%) Azure Active Directory
15 6 (0.50%) Cloudflare
15 6 (0.50%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 100 (8.34%) Firewall
2 79 (6.59%) DNS
3 66 (5.50%) TCP/IP
4 62 (5.17%) DHCP
5 46 (3.84%) WAN
6 43 (3.59%) LAN
7 35 (2.92%) Wireless
8 34 (2.84%) VPN
9 30 (2.50%) Network Security
10 27 (2.25%) VLAN
11 26 (2.17%) Internet
12 24 (2.00%) Skype
13 23 (1.92%) VoIP
14 20 (1.67%) NetScaler
15 17 (1.42%) Intranet
15 17 (1.42%) SAN
16 16 (1.33%) EIGRP
17 13 (1.08%) NAS
18 12 (1.00%) ISDN
19 11 (0.92%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 35 (2.92%) Big Data
3 30 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 24 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
5 23 (1.92%) NoSQL
5 23 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 18 (1.50%) Data Warehouse
7 15 (1.25%) Flink
7 15 (1.25%) Relational Database
8 11 (0.92%) Hadoop
8 11 (0.92%) HBase
9 10 (0.83%) Amazon Redshift
9 10 (0.83%) BigQuery
9 10 (0.83%) Redis
10 9 (0.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 8 (0.67%) EDRMS
11 8 (0.67%) SQL Server 2012
11 8 (0.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 7 (0.58%) Power BI
13 6 (0.50%) ClickHouse
Development Applications
1 31 (2.59%) Jenkins
2 17 (1.42%) Visual Studio
3 12 (1.00%) GitLab
3 12 (1.00%) PhantomJS
4 10 (0.83%) Git (software)
5 8 (0.67%) TeamCity
6 7 (0.58%) CircleCI
6 7 (0.58%) Selenium
7 5 (0.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 5 (0.42%) JIRA
8 4 (0.33%) Spinnaker
9 3 (0.25%) Artifactory
9 3 (0.25%) Cypress.io
9 3 (0.25%) WebDriver
10 2 (0.17%) Charles Proxy
10 2 (0.17%) JMeter
10 2 (0.17%) Octopus Deploy
10 2 (0.17%) webpack
11 1 (0.083%) gulp
11 1 (0.083%) PostCSS
General
1 327 (27.27%) Legal
2 192 (16.01%) Finance
3 77 (6.42%) Banking
4 76 (6.34%) Marketing
5 46 (3.84%) Police
6 45 (3.75%) Local Government
7 42 (3.50%) Retail
8 28 (2.34%) Games
9 27 (2.25%) Telecoms
10 15 (1.25%) Advertising
11 14 (1.17%) Public Sector
12 11 (0.92%) Fire and Rescue
12 11 (0.92%) International Banking
13 4 (0.33%) Investment Banking
14 3 (0.25%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.25%) French Language
14 3 (0.25%) Humanities
14 3 (0.25%) Social Science
15 2 (0.17%) German Language
15 2 (0.17%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 260 (21.68%) Analyst
2 177 (14.76%) Developer
3 93 (7.76%) Support Analyst
4 85 (7.09%) Consultant
5 73 (6.09%) IT Analyst
6 68 (5.67%) IT Support
7 59 (4.92%) .NET Developer
8 57 (4.75%) Project Manager
9 51 (4.25%) Service Analyst
10 47 (3.92%) Senior Developer
11 45 (3.75%) Service Desk Analyst
12 43 (3.59%) IT Support Analyst
13 42 (3.50%) IT Manager
13 42 (3.50%) Software Engineer
14 36 (3.00%) DevOps Engineer
15 35 (2.92%) Business Analyst
16 34 (2.84%) 1st Line Support
17 33 (2.75%) Support Engineer
18 32 (2.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
19 30 (2.50%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (10.26%) .NET
2 63 (5.25%) Node.js
3 59 (4.92%) HTML
4 58 (4.84%) CSS
5 55 (4.59%) React
6 53 (4.42%) .NET Core
7 42 (3.50%) ASP.NET
7 42 (3.50%) Web Services
8 36 (3.00%) AngularJS
9 29 (2.42%) ASP.NET Web API
10 27 (2.25%) REST
11 23 (1.92%) Entity Framework
12 22 (1.83%) .NET Framework
13 19 (1.58%) Kafka
14 17 (1.42%) RESTful
15 16 (1.33%) ASP.NET MVC
16 15 (1.25%) Redux
17 14 (1.17%) Natural Language Processing
18 12 (1.00%) HTML5
18 12 (1.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 69 (5.75%) Analytical Skills
2 61 (5.09%) Management Information System
3 55 (4.59%) Self-Motivation
4 46 (3.84%) Video Conferencing
5 43 (3.59%) Greenfield Project
6 35 (2.92%) User Experience
7 26 (2.17%) Mobile App
8 25 (2.09%) Data Centre
9 21 (1.75%) Algorithms
10 19 (1.58%) Virtual Team
11 18 (1.50%) e-Learning
11 18 (1.50%) iPhone
11 18 (1.50%) Public Cloud
12 15 (1.25%) Blackberry
13 13 (1.08%) Cyber Defence
13 13 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
14 12 (1.00%) Social Media
15 11 (0.92%) Security Operations Centre
16 10 (0.83%) Cloud Native
17 7 (0.58%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 283 (23.60%) Windows
2 122 (10.18%) Windows Server
3 86 (7.17%) Windows 10
4 78 (6.51%) Windows Server 2012
5 67 (5.59%) Linux
6 50 (4.17%) Windows 7
7 46 (3.84%) Android
8 39 (3.25%) Unix
9 34 (2.84%) Apple iOS
10 12 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 9 (0.75%) Windows Vista
12 8 (0.67%) Ubuntu
13 6 (0.50%) Mac OS
14 4 (0.33%) CentOS
14 4 (0.33%) Windows 8
15 3 (0.25%) Mac OS X
16 2 (0.17%) Data ONTAP
17 1 (0.083%) Kali Linux
17 1 (0.083%) Windows Server 2003
17 1 (0.083%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 197 (16.43%) Agile Software Development
2 134 (11.18%) Cybersecurity
3 124 (10.34%) ITIL
4 121 (10.09%) Project Management
5 118 (9.84%) Information Security
6 116 (9.67%) Analytics
6 116 (9.67%) DevOps
7 99 (8.26%) Stakeholder Management
8 88 (7.34%) Problem-Solving
9 81 (6.76%) Change Management
10 76 (6.34%) Microservices
11 66 (5.50%) Software Engineering
12 59 (4.92%) Scrum
13 57 (4.75%) Business Intelligence
13 57 (4.75%) Machine Learning
14 56 (4.67%) Project Delivery
15 54 (4.50%) CRM
16 49 (4.09%) Coaching
16 49 (4.09%) Mentoring
17 48 (4.00%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 153 (12.76%) SQL
2 118 (9.84%) C#
3 117 (9.76%) Python
4 115 (9.59%) JavaScript
5 72 (6.01%) Java
6 47 (3.92%) PowerShell
7 39 (3.25%) Ruby
8 31 (2.59%) Bash Shell
8 31 (2.59%) C++
9 28 (2.34%) Go
10 21 (1.75%) PHP
11 19 (1.58%) TypeScript
12 18 (1.50%) C
13 15 (1.25%) Java 8
14 13 (1.08%) T-SQL
15 12 (1.00%) VB
16 11 (0.92%) ES6
16 11 (0.92%) F#
17 10 (0.83%) R
18 8 (0.67%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 139 (11.59%) Degree
2 59 (4.92%) CISSP
3 51 (4.25%) Cisco Certification
4 48 (4.00%) Security Cleared
5 46 (3.84%) CISM
6 32 (2.67%) CCNA
6 32 (2.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 25 (2.09%) MCSE
8 19 (1.58%) CCNP
8 19 (1.58%) IISP
9 18 (1.50%) CISA
10 13 (1.08%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 13 (1.08%) Computer Science Degree
10 13 (1.08%) ITIL Certification
10 13 (1.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 12 (1.00%) CompTIA Security+
12 11 (0.92%) MCSA
13 10 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 9 (0.75%) SC Cleared
14 9 (0.75%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 81 (6.76%) GDPR
2 62 (5.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 42 (3.50%) QA
4 34 (2.84%) SLA
5 30 (2.50%) PMO
6 27 (2.25%) PCI DSS
7 25 (2.09%) Cyber Essentials
8 19 (1.58%) NIST
9 17 (1.42%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 15 (1.25%) Data Quality
11 13 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 17025
12 11 (0.92%) NCSC
13 8 (0.67%) NIST 800
14 6 (0.50%) HIPAA
14 6 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 5 (0.42%) ISO 22301
16 3 (0.25%) ISO 31000
17 2 (0.17%) COBIT
17 2 (0.17%) Solvency II
17 2 (0.17%) Val IT
System Software
1 141 (11.76%) Active Directory
2 55 (4.59%) Docker
3 51 (4.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 37 (3.09%) XenDesktop
5 35 (2.92%) VMware ESXi
6 28 (2.34%) XenApp
7 21 (1.75%) Hyper-V
8 13 (1.08%) Firmware
8 13 (1.08%) vSphere
9 6 (0.50%) Virtual Desktop
10 4 (0.33%) Terminal Services
10 4 (0.33%) Virtual Servers
11 3 (0.25%) Microsoft App-V
12 2 (0.17%) BitLocker
12 2 (0.17%) VMware NSX
13 1 (0.083%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 1 (0.083%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (0.083%) Terminal Server
13 1 (0.083%) Virtual Machines
13 1 (0.083%) Xen
Systems Management
1 54 (4.50%) Kubernetes
2 33 (2.75%) Terraform
3 29 (2.42%) Puppet
3 29 (2.42%) SCCM
4 28 (2.34%) Ansible
5 25 (2.09%) Opscode Chef
6 12 (1.00%) vCenter Server
7 10 (0.83%) EnCase
8 9 (0.75%) SolarWinds Orion
9 7 (0.58%) Cisco CUCM
9 7 (0.58%) FTK
9 7 (0.58%) Kibana
9 7 (0.58%) logstash
10 5 (0.42%) Backup Exec
10 5 (0.42%) Jamf Pro
10 5 (0.42%) XenMobile
11 4 (0.33%) Microsoft Intune
12 3 (0.25%) Mesos
12 3 (0.25%) SCSM
12 3 (0.25%) WSUS
Vendors
1 255 (21.27%) Microsoft
2 109 (9.09%) VMware
3 83 (6.92%) Citrix
4 81 (6.76%) iManage
5 57 (4.75%) Splunk
6 54 (4.50%) Cisco
7 51 (4.25%) Google
8 39 (3.25%) Capita
9 34 (2.84%) ServiceNow
10 33 (2.75%) Sony
11 31 (2.59%) Intapp
12 29 (2.42%) Salesforce.com
13 28 (2.34%) Aderant
14 22 (1.83%) CheckPoint
15 21 (1.75%) Nuix
16 17 (1.42%) Ivanti
17 15 (1.25%) Nimble Storage
18 14 (1.17%) Cellebrite
18 14 (1.17%) Palo Alto
19 13 (1.08%) SolarWinds