Period
to 20 August 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 20 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Law
England > London
6 months to
20 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 132 153 188
Rank change year-on-year +21 +35 -109
Permanent jobs citing Law 1,445 1,587 1,423
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.58% 2.30% 1.93%
As % of the General category 5.35% 4.55% 3.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1,122 1,387 1,204
London median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.64% - -
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £77,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +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 27,019 34,880 39,681
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 48.18% 50.47% 53.88%
Number of salaries quoted 21,356 26,945 28,692
London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +4.35%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £102,500 £96,250 £95,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +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 20 August 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 20 August 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 -30 453 £65,000 +13.04% 74
South London +12 37 £58,180 -19.75% 19
West London +8 34 £70,000 +27.27% 25
East London +21 5 £65,000 +4.00% 9
North London +2 4 £27,000 -20.82% 1
Law
England

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 330 (22.84%) Windows
2 322 (22.28%) Legal
3 277 (19.17%) DevOps
4 261 (18.06%) Amazon AWS
5 259 (17.92%) Agile Software Development
6 255 (17.65%) Microsoft
7 250 (17.30%) Python
8 242 (16.75%) SQL
9 233 (16.12%) Microsoft Azure
10 205 (14.19%) Java
11 197 (13.63%) Finance
12 182 (12.60%) ITIL
13 168 (11.63%) Machine Learning
14 165 (11.42%) Office 365
15 164 (11.35%) Microsoft Office
15 164 (11.35%) Active Directory
16 159 (11.00%) Google Cloud Platform
17 157 (10.87%) Big Data
18 140 (9.69%) SaaS
19 137 (9.48%) Windows Server
20 133 (9.20%) JavaScript
21 131 (9.07%) Apache Spark
22 128 (8.86%) Hadoop
23 122 (8.44%) Analytics
24 120 (8.30%) Software Engineering
24 120 (8.30%) Docker
25 116 (8.03%) C#
26 115 (7.96%) E-Commerce
26 115 (7.96%) Microservices
27 108 (7.47%) Android

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
1 131 (9.07%) Apache Spark
2 77 (5.33%) Apache Pig
3 62 (4.29%) MS Exchange
4 30 (2.08%) Skype for Business
5 26 (1.80%) SharePoint
6 23 (1.59%) Elasticsearch
7 22 (1.52%) Apache
8 16 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2013
9 15 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2010
10 11 (0.76%) nginx
10 11 (0.76%) Tornado
11 10 (0.69%) IIS
11 10 (0.69%) Jupyter
12 9 (0.62%) IPython
13 7 (0.48%) Apache Solr
14 6 (0.42%) CMS
15 5 (0.35%) ColdFusion
15 5 (0.35%) Tomcat
16 4 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2003
17 3 (0.21%) Drupal
Applications
1 164 (11.35%) Microsoft Office
2 32 (2.21%) Microsoft Excel
3 23 (1.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 8 (0.55%) Microsoft Project
5 6 (0.42%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.35%) InVision
6 5 (0.35%) Sketch
6 5 (0.35%) S-PLUS
7 4 (0.28%) Photoshop
8 3 (0.21%) Acrobat
9 2 (0.14%) LaTeX
10 1 (0.069%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 33 (2.28%) Elite 3E
2 22 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
3 14 (0.97%) Carpe Diem
4 5 (0.35%) Payment Gateway
5 2 (0.14%) Relativity
6 1 (0.069%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.069%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 261 (18.06%) Amazon AWS
2 233 (16.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 165 (11.42%) Office 365
4 159 (11.00%) Google Cloud Platform
5 140 (9.69%) SaaS
6 65 (4.50%) Serverless
7 53 (3.67%) AWS Lambda
8 26 (1.80%) AWS CloudFormation
9 24 (1.66%) Amazon ECS
10 21 (1.45%) Power Platform
11 19 (1.31%) Amazon SQS
12 18 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
13 16 (1.11%) Amazon EC2
14 15 (1.04%) Mimecast
14 15 (1.04%) PaaS
15 14 (0.97%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 14 (0.97%) IaaS
16 13 (0.90%) Amazon Kinesis
17 11 (0.76%) OneDrive
18 10 (0.69%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 83 (5.74%) Firewall
2 70 (4.84%) DNS
3 54 (3.74%) TCP/IP
4 53 (3.67%) DHCP
5 45 (3.11%) WAN
6 41 (2.84%) Internet
7 40 (2.77%) LAN
8 38 (2.63%) Skype
9 36 (2.49%) VPN
10 32 (2.21%) SAN
11 27 (1.87%) Network Security
12 25 (1.73%) Wireless
13 23 (1.59%) HTTP
14 17 (1.18%) VLAN
15 15 (1.04%) VoIP
16 14 (0.97%) MPLS
16 14 (0.97%) NAS
17 12 (0.83%) WebEx
18 11 (0.76%) Remote Desktop
18 11 (0.76%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 157 (10.87%) Big Data
2 128 (8.86%) Hadoop
3 85 (5.88%) SQL Server
4 78 (5.40%) NoSQL
5 75 (5.19%) Apache Hive
6 64 (4.43%) MongoDB
7 63 (4.36%) HBase
8 53 (3.67%) Sqoop
9 49 (3.39%) MySQL
10 41 (2.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 34 (2.35%) Data Warehouse
12 29 (2.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 22 (1.52%) Amazon Redshift
13 22 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
13 22 (1.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 21 (1.45%) Power BI
15 18 (1.25%) Apache Cassandra
16 17 (1.18%) Relational Database
17 16 (1.11%) BigQuery
17 16 (1.11%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 63 (4.36%) Jenkins
2 54 (3.74%) Git (software)
3 45 (3.11%) Selenium
4 36 (2.49%) Maven
5 35 (2.42%) TeamCity
6 27 (1.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 24 (1.66%) GitLab
8 23 (1.59%) Ant
8 23 (1.59%) Gradle
9 22 (1.52%) JIRA
10 17 (1.18%) Calabash
11 15 (1.04%) webpack
12 14 (0.97%) Cucumber
13 13 (0.90%) PostCSS
14 11 (0.76%) fastlane
14 11 (0.76%) Grunt
14 11 (0.76%) Xcode
15 9 (0.62%) Octopus Deploy
15 9 (0.62%) SpecFlow
15 9 (0.62%) Subversion
General
1 322 (22.28%) Legal
2 197 (13.63%) Finance
3 98 (6.78%) Marketing
4 67 (4.64%) Police
5 56 (3.88%) Banking
6 41 (2.84%) Local Government
7 30 (2.08%) Public Sector
8 29 (2.01%) Billing
9 25 (1.73%) Retail
10 24 (1.66%) Fire and Rescue
11 21 (1.45%) Back Office
12 16 (1.11%) Games
13 15 (1.04%) Telecoms
14 12 (0.83%) Front Office
15 6 (0.42%) Automotive
16 4 (0.28%) Financial Institution
16 4 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
17 3 (0.21%) French Language
17 3 (0.21%) Publishing
18 1 (0.069%) German Language
Job Titles
1 317 (21.94%) Analyst
2 220 (15.22%) Developer
3 93 (6.44%) Support Analyst
4 90 (6.23%) IT Analyst
5 76 (5.26%) Data Engineer
5 76 (5.26%) Project Manager
5 76 (5.26%) Service Analyst
6 68 (4.71%) Big Data Engineer
7 65 (4.50%) IT Manager
7 65 (4.50%) Service Desk Analyst
8 62 (4.29%) IT Support
9 59 (4.08%) DevOps Engineer
10 51 (3.53%) Senior Developer
11 50 (3.46%) 2nd Line Support
11 50 (3.46%) Python Engineer
12 49 (3.39%) Consultant
13 48 (3.32%) IT Support Analyst
14 46 (3.18%) .NET Developer
15 44 (3.04%) AWS Engineer
16 42 (2.91%) Hadoop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (6.99%) .NET
2 97 (6.71%) Node.js
3 92 (6.37%) Kafka
4 75 (5.19%) CSS
5 73 (5.05%) HTML
6 54 (3.74%) Apache NiFi
7 48 (3.32%) .NET Core
8 46 (3.18%) RESTful
9 41 (2.84%) React
10 39 (2.70%) REST
11 36 (2.49%) Redux
12 34 (2.35%) AngularJS
13 30 (2.08%) Web Services
14 29 (2.01%) Spring
15 26 (1.80%) ASP.NET
16 25 (1.73%) ASP.NET Web API
16 25 (1.73%) Pandas
17 23 (1.59%) GraphQL
18 22 (1.52%) Spark Streaming
18 22 (1.52%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 106 (7.34%) Mobile App
2 89 (6.16%) Analytical Skills
3 66 (4.57%) Greenfield Project
4 63 (4.36%) Self-Motivation
5 59 (4.08%) User Experience
6 53 (3.67%) Algorithms
7 44 (3.04%) Management Information System
8 28 (1.94%) Public Cloud
9 25 (1.73%) Video Conferencing
10 22 (1.52%) Social Media
11 19 (1.31%) iPhone
12 18 (1.25%) Replication
12 18 (1.25%) Smartphone
13 16 (1.11%) Data Centre
14 14 (0.97%) Linux Command Line
15 13 (0.90%) e-Learning
15 13 (0.90%) Learning Management System
16 12 (0.83%) Data Structures
17 11 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
18 10 (0.69%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 330 (22.84%) Windows
2 137 (9.48%) Windows Server
3 108 (7.47%) Android
4 103 (7.13%) Windows 10
5 80 (5.54%) Linux
6 78 (5.40%) Windows Server 2012
7 76 (5.26%) Apple iOS
8 65 (4.50%) Windows 7
9 46 (3.18%) Unix
10 23 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
11 22 (1.52%) Windows 8
12 21 (1.45%) CentOS
13 19 (1.31%) Ubuntu
14 8 (0.55%) Windows Vista
15 5 (0.35%) Mac OS
15 5 (0.35%) Mac OS X
16 4 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
17 2 (0.14%) Debian
17 2 (0.14%) Windows XP
18 1 (0.069%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 277 (19.17%) DevOps
2 259 (17.92%) Agile Software Development
3 182 (12.60%) ITIL
4 168 (11.63%) Machine Learning
5 122 (8.44%) Analytics
6 120 (8.30%) Software Engineering
7 115 (7.96%) E-Commerce
7 115 (7.96%) Microservices
8 102 (7.06%) Problem-Solving
9 96 (6.64%) Information Security
10 94 (6.51%) Data Science
11 92 (6.37%) Test Automation
12 91 (6.30%) Project Management
13 87 (6.02%) Business Intelligence
14 76 (5.26%) Scrum
14 76 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
15 75 (5.19%) Document Management
16 72 (4.98%) Artificial Intelligence
17 66 (4.57%) Data Modelling
18 64 (4.43%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 250 (17.30%) Python
2 242 (16.75%) SQL
3 205 (14.19%) Java
4 133 (9.20%) JavaScript
5 116 (8.03%) C#
6 94 (6.51%) Scala
7 83 (5.74%) PHP
8 43 (2.98%) PowerShell
9 42 (2.91%) ES6
10 34 (2.35%) Ruby
11 27 (1.87%) R
12 25 (1.73%) Kotlin
13 24 (1.66%) T-SQL
14 22 (1.52%) Bash Shell
15 21 (1.45%) Java 8
16 20 (1.38%) Perl
16 20 (1.38%) VBA
17 14 (0.97%) Apple Swift
17 14 (0.97%) C
17 14 (0.97%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 84 (5.81%) Degree
2 52 (3.60%) Security Cleared
3 43 (2.98%) Cisco Certification
4 36 (2.49%) Microsoft Certification
5 33 (2.28%) ITIL Certification
6 32 (2.21%) CCNP
7 31 (2.15%) CCNA
7 31 (2.15%) MCSE
8 16 (1.11%) CISSP
9 15 (1.04%) PMI Certification
9 15 (1.04%) PMP
10 14 (0.97%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 13 (0.90%) SC Cleared
12 12 (0.83%) CEH
13 10 (0.69%) CCIE
13 10 (0.69%) CISM
13 10 (0.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 9 (0.62%) CISA
14 9 (0.62%) Computer Science Degree
14 9 (0.62%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 94 (6.51%) QA
2 63 (4.36%) GDPR
3 41 (2.84%) SLA
4 40 (2.77%) PMO
5 26 (1.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 20 (1.38%) Cyber Essentials
6 20 (1.38%) NIST
7 18 (1.25%) Data Quality
8 9 (0.62%) COBIT
8 9 (0.62%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 6 (0.42%) SAS 70
10 5 (0.35%) HIPAA
11 4 (0.28%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 4 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 2 (0.14%) Basel II
12 2 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 17025
12 2 (0.14%) PCI DSS
12 2 (0.14%) PSD2
12 2 (0.14%) Solvency II
12 2 (0.14%) Val IT
System Software
1 164 (11.35%) Active Directory
2 120 (8.30%) Docker
3 53 (3.67%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 49 (3.39%) VMware Infrastructure
5 29 (2.01%) Hyper-V
5 29 (2.01%) XenApp
6 22 (1.52%) XenDesktop
7 19 (1.31%) VMware ESXi
8 11 (0.76%) vSphere
9 10 (0.69%) Virtual Desktop
10 8 (0.55%) Firmware
10 8 (0.55%) Terminal Services
11 5 (0.35%) BitLocker
11 5 (0.35%) Virtual Machines
12 2 (0.14%) Microsoft App-V
12 2 (0.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 2 (0.14%) Virtual Servers
13 1 (0.069%) Squid
13 1 (0.069%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 84 (5.81%) Ansible
2 82 (5.67%) Kubernetes
3 57 (3.94%) SCCM
4 53 (3.67%) Oozie
5 50 (3.46%) Opscode Chef
6 47 (3.25%) Terraform
7 45 (3.11%) Puppet
8 13 (0.90%) Nagios
9 10 (0.69%) Ambari
10 7 (0.48%) Microsoft Intune
11 6 (0.42%) Cisco CUCM
12 5 (0.35%) EnCase
13 4 (0.28%) AirWatch
13 4 (0.28%) SCSM
14 3 (0.21%) Jamf Pro
15 2 (0.14%) FTK
15 2 (0.14%) Kibana
15 2 (0.14%) logstash
15 2 (0.14%) Salt
15 2 (0.14%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 255 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 100 (6.92%) iManage
3 94 (6.51%) VMware
4 93 (6.44%) Google
5 91 (6.30%) Citrix
6 76 (5.26%) Cloudera
7 61 (4.22%) Cisco
8 46 (3.18%) Sony
9 40 (2.77%) Capita
10 28 (1.94%) ServiceNow
11 26 (1.80%) Salesforce.com
12 25 (1.73%) Intapp
13 23 (1.59%) SAP
14 22 (1.52%) Oracle
15 18 (1.25%) CheckPoint
16 16 (1.11%) Aderant
16 16 (1.11%) Apple
16 16 (1.11%) Splunk
17 15 (1.04%) EXASOL
18 12 (0.83%) Tableau