Period
to 19 January 2021

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 19 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Law
England > London
6 months to
19 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 166 149 141
Rank change year-on-year -17 -8 -1
Permanent jobs citing Law 466 1,182 1,536
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 1.94% 2.34% 2.45%
As % of the General category 4.13% 4.79% 4.97%
Number of salaries quoted 365 1,027 1,331
Median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% -8.00% +13.64%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £91,875 £85,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year -4.76% -8.70% +9.52%

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 11,280 24,683 30,892
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 46.85% 48.82% 49.35%
Number of salaries quoted 9,330 19,619 24,714
Median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% +8.33%
10th Percentile £41,250 £36,250 £35,500
90th Percentile £111,250 £110,000 £100,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

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 19 January 2021.

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 19 January 2021. 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 +6 164 £60,000 +4.35% 24
East London +30 5 £80,000 +52.38% 6
South London +3 5 £52,500 -3.67% 2
West London +64 3 £77,500 +6.90% 3
Law
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2021, 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.

1 110 (23.61%) Azure
2 100 (21.46%) Microsoft
3 96 (20.60%) AWS
3 96 (20.60%) Agile Software Development
4 82 (17.60%) Finance
5 79 (16.95%) Windows
6 72 (15.45%) Legal
6 72 (15.45%) DevOps
7 66 (14.16%) SQL
8 62 (13.30%) SaaS
9 59 (12.66%) Python
10 54 (11.59%) JavaScript
11 48 (10.30%) Project Management
11 48 (10.30%) Problem-Solving
12 42 (9.01%) Cybersecurity
12 42 (9.01%) Stakeholder Management
13 41 (8.80%) Active Directory
14 40 (8.58%) Degree
14 40 (8.58%) Machine Learning
14 40 (8.58%) Office 365
15 39 (8.37%) Microsoft Office
16 38 (8.15%) Big Data
17 37 (7.94%) Oracle
17 37 (7.94%) .NET
17 37 (7.94%) Java
17 37 (7.94%) Migration
17 37 (7.94%) Marketing
18 35 (7.51%) Software Engineering
18 35 (7.51%) C#
18 35 (7.51%) ITIL

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 (6.01%) SharePoint
2 15 (3.22%) Apache Spark
3 12 (2.58%) MS Exchange
4 11 (2.36%) Elasticsearch
5 8 (1.72%) IIS
5 8 (1.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 6 (1.29%) Oracle Workflow
7 4 (0.86%) Apache Pig
7 4 (0.86%) SAS
8 3 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (0.43%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.21%) Apache
10 1 (0.21%) Apache Airflow
10 1 (0.21%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.21%) Camunda
10 1 (0.21%) Luigi
Applications
1 39 (8.37%) Microsoft Office
2 19 (4.08%) Microsoft Excel
3 12 (2.58%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (0.86%) SPSS
5 3 (0.64%) Adobe Premiere
6 1 (0.21%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.21%) InDesign
6 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.21%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 12 (2.58%) Elite 3E
2 9 (1.93%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (1.07%) Oracle Receivables
3 5 (1.07%) Relativity
4 4 (0.86%) Distributed Ledger
4 4 (0.86%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.86%) Oracle Cash Management
4 4 (0.86%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 4 (0.86%) Shopify
4 4 (0.86%) Workday HCM
5 3 (0.64%) Oracle General Ledger
5 3 (0.64%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (0.43%) Magento
7 1 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.21%) Endur
7 1 (0.21%) Finacle
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 1 (0.21%) SAP LE
Cloud Services
1 110 (23.61%) Azure
2 96 (20.60%) AWS
3 62 (13.30%) SaaS
4 40 (8.58%) Office 365
5 27 (5.79%) Cloud Computing
6 25 (5.36%) GCP
7 20 (4.29%) IaaS
7 20 (4.29%) PaaS
7 20 (4.29%) Serverless
8 18 (3.86%) AWS Lambda
9 15 (3.22%) Amazon EC2
10 12 (2.58%) Amazon S3
10 12 (2.58%) AWS CloudFormation
10 12 (2.58%) Dynamics 365
11 9 (1.93%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 9 (1.93%) Amazon ECS
11 9 (1.93%) GitHub
12 8 (1.72%) Amazon Kinesis
12 8 (1.72%) Azure Active Directory
13 6 (1.29%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 17 (3.65%) Firewall
2 10 (2.15%) Internet
3 9 (1.93%) Cisco IOS
3 9 (1.93%) DNS
3 9 (1.93%) TCP/IP
4 8 (1.72%) DHCP
4 8 (1.72%) Intrusion Detection
4 8 (1.72%) NetScaler
4 8 (1.72%) Unified Communications
5 7 (1.50%) LAN
5 7 (1.50%) WAN
6 6 (1.29%) Skype
6 6 (1.29%) Softphone
6 6 (1.29%) VoIP
7 5 (1.07%) PBX
8 4 (0.86%) SAN
9 3 (0.64%) Wireless
10 2 (0.43%) Network Security
10 2 (0.43%) Spanning Tree
10 2 (0.43%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (8.15%) Big Data
2 30 (6.44%) SQL Server
3 18 (3.86%) NoSQL
4 17 (3.65%) Amazon RDS
5 15 (3.22%) Hadoop
5 15 (3.22%) PostgreSQL
6 12 (2.58%) Apache Cassandra
7 11 (2.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 9 (1.93%) Relational Database
9 8 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (1.50%) CouchDB
10 7 (1.50%) MySQL
11 6 (1.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 6 (1.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 5 (1.07%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 5 (1.07%) Data Lake
13 4 (0.86%) Pentaho
13 4 (0.86%) Power BI
13 4 (0.86%) Redis
13 4 (0.86%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 16 (3.43%) Jenkins
2 13 (2.79%) Git (software)
3 11 (2.36%) TeamCity
4 10 (2.15%) JIRA
5 9 (1.93%) GitLab
6 8 (1.72%) Cucumber
7 7 (1.50%) Selenium
8 5 (1.07%) Octopus Deploy
9 4 (0.86%) Cypress.io
9 4 (0.86%) Visual Studio
9 4 (0.86%) Visual Studio Team System
10 3 (0.64%) Bitbucket
11 2 (0.43%) TestRail
11 2 (0.43%) Zephyr
12 1 (0.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 1 (0.21%) GoCD
12 1 (0.21%) REST Assured
12 1 (0.21%) RSpec
12 1 (0.21%) SpecFlow
12 1 (0.21%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 82 (17.60%) Finance
2 72 (15.45%) Legal
3 37 (7.94%) Marketing
4 22 (4.72%) Banking
5 18 (3.86%) Retail
6 10 (2.15%) Telecoms
7 8 (1.72%) Financial Institution
8 7 (1.50%) French Language
8 7 (1.50%) Pharmaceutical
9 5 (1.07%) Public Sector
9 5 (1.07%) Spanish Language
10 4 (0.86%) Billing
10 4 (0.86%) German Language
10 4 (0.86%) Investment Banking
11 3 (0.64%) Advertising
11 3 (0.64%) Games
11 3 (0.64%) Police
12 2 (0.43%) General Ledger
12 2 (0.43%) Italian Language
13 1 (0.21%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 67 (14.38%) Analyst
2 62 (13.30%) Developer
3 56 (12.02%) Consultant
4 32 (6.87%) Security Consultant
5 25 (5.36%) Architect
6 23 (4.94%) Cloud Consultant
7 21 (4.51%) IT Analyst
8 20 (4.29%) Data Engineer
9 18 (3.86%) Senior Developer
10 17 (3.65%) Support Analyst
11 15 (3.22%) Service Analyst
12 14 (3.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 14 (3.00%) IT Support
13 13 (2.79%) Service Manager
13 13 (2.79%) Support Engineer
14 12 (2.58%) Junior
14 12 (2.58%) Product Manager
14 12 (2.58%) Software Engineer
14 12 (2.58%) Solutions Architect
15 11 (2.36%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (7.94%) .NET
2 20 (4.29%) HTML
2 20 (4.29%) Web Services
3 19 (4.08%) Vue.js
4 18 (3.86%) CSS
4 18 (3.86%) REST
5 15 (3.22%) ASP.NET
6 14 (3.00%) Node.js
6 14 (3.00%) React
7 11 (2.36%) SailPoint
8 9 (1.93%) SOAP
8 9 (1.93%) XML
9 8 (1.72%) .NET Core
9 8 (1.72%) GraphQL
9 8 (1.72%) JSON
9 8 (1.72%) Kafka
9 8 (1.72%) PostGIS
10 7 (1.50%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (1.50%) ASP.NET Web API
11 6 (1.29%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 25 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (4.94%) Management Information System
3 18 (3.86%) Mobile App
4 15 (3.22%) Greenfield Project
5 13 (2.79%) Video Conferencing
6 11 (2.36%) Taxonomies
6 11 (2.36%) User Experience
7 9 (1.93%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 8 (1.72%) Social Media
9 7 (1.50%) Smartphone
10 6 (1.29%) Data Centre
10 6 (1.29%) Smart City
10 6 (1.29%) Wiki
11 5 (1.07%) Algorithms
11 5 (1.07%) Enterprise Cloud
11 5 (1.07%) Mobile Banking
11 5 (1.07%) PlayStation
11 5 (1.07%) Public Cloud
11 5 (1.07%) SCADA
12 4 (0.86%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 79 (16.95%) Windows
2 31 (6.65%) Linux
2 31 (6.65%) Windows Server
3 24 (5.15%) Windows 10
4 19 (4.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (3.86%) Windows Server 2016
6 13 (2.79%) Windows Server 2019
7 10 (2.15%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (1.93%) Android
9 5 (1.07%) Apple iOS
9 5 (1.07%) Mac OS X
10 4 (0.86%) CentOS
10 4 (0.86%) Ubuntu
10 4 (0.86%) Unix
11 3 (0.64%) Mac OS
11 3 (0.64%) Mesosphere
12 1 (0.21%) Check Point GAiA
12 1 (0.21%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.21%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (20.60%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (15.45%) DevOps
3 48 (10.30%) Problem-Solving
3 48 (10.30%) Project Management
4 42 (9.01%) Cybersecurity
4 42 (9.01%) Stakeholder Management
5 40 (8.58%) Machine Learning
6 37 (7.94%) Migration
7 35 (7.51%) ITIL
7 35 (7.51%) Microservices
7 35 (7.51%) Software Engineering
8 34 (7.30%) Mentoring
9 33 (7.08%) Coaching
10 32 (6.87%) CRM
11 31 (6.65%) Infrastructure as Code
12 30 (6.44%) Artificial Intelligence
12 30 (6.44%) Information Security
13 27 (5.79%) Analytics
14 25 (5.36%) Configuration Management
15 24 (5.15%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 66 (14.16%) SQL
2 59 (12.66%) Python
3 54 (11.59%) JavaScript
4 37 (7.94%) Java
5 35 (7.51%) C#
6 26 (5.58%) PowerShell
7 18 (3.86%) C
8 12 (2.58%) C++
9 11 (2.36%) Go
9 11 (2.36%) Scala
9 11 (2.36%) T-SQL
10 10 (2.15%) Kotlin
11 8 (1.72%) Ruby
12 5 (1.07%) Bash Shell
12 5 (1.07%) PHP
13 4 (0.86%) Bourne shell
13 4 (0.86%) F#
13 4 (0.86%) Java 8
13 4 (0.86%) Perl
14 3 (0.64%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 40 (8.58%) Degree
2 34 (7.30%) Security Cleared
3 19 (4.08%) CISSP
4 17 (3.65%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (2.58%) SC Cleared
6 9 (1.93%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 9 (1.93%) AWS Certification
6 9 (1.93%) MCSE
6 9 (1.93%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (1.72%) CCNA
8 7 (1.50%) DV Cleared
9 6 (1.29%) CISM
10 4 (0.86%) CCNP
11 3 (0.64%) A+ Certification
11 3 (0.64%) CIPD
11 3 (0.64%) Computer Science Degree
11 3 (0.64%) PhD
11 3 (0.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 3 (0.64%) TOGAF Certification
12 2 (0.43%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.79%) GDPR
1 13 (2.79%) QA
2 4 (0.86%) Data Quality
2 4 (0.86%) ISO 20022
2 4 (0.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (0.86%) PSD2
2 4 (0.86%) TARGET2
3 3 (0.64%) SLA
4 1 (0.21%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.21%) EMIR
4 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 17025
4 1 (0.21%) MiFID
System Software
1 41 (8.80%) Active Directory
2 29 (6.22%) Docker
3 9 (1.93%) XenApp
4 7 (1.50%) XenDesktop
5 6 (1.29%) Virtual Desktop
5 6 (1.29%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (0.86%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.21%) Snort
7 1 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 31 (6.65%) Kubernetes
2 29 (6.22%) Terraform
3 28 (6.01%) SCCM
4 21 (4.51%) Ansible
5 15 (3.22%) Puppet
6 9 (1.93%) Microsoft Intune
7 7 (1.50%) QRadar
7 7 (1.50%) SCOM
8 6 (1.29%) CASB
9 5 (1.07%) Opscode Chef
9 5 (1.07%) Single Sign-On
10 3 (0.64%) Automic
10 3 (0.64%) Consul
10 3 (0.64%) Kibana
10 3 (0.64%) logstash
10 3 (0.64%) Prometheus
11 2 (0.43%) Galera Cluster
11 2 (0.43%) SCOrch
11 2 (0.43%) WSUS
12 1 (0.21%) Nessus
Vendors
1 100 (21.46%) Microsoft
2 37 (7.94%) Oracle
3 21 (4.51%) Cisco
3 21 (4.51%) Citrix
4 20 (4.29%) Salesforce.com
5 17 (3.65%) VMware
6 11 (2.36%) CyberArk
6 11 (2.36%) Intapp
6 11 (2.36%) Splunk
7 10 (2.15%) CheckPoint
7 10 (2.15%) Google
8 8 (1.72%) ForgeRock
9 7 (1.50%) SolarWinds
10 6 (1.29%) Aderant
10 6 (1.29%) Canon
10 6 (1.29%) HP
10 6 (1.29%) Mitel
10 6 (1.29%) Rackspace
10 6 (1.29%) RightFax
10 6 (1.29%) Sophos