Period
to 19 August 2018

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 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Law
England > London
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 150 189 77
Rank change year-on-year +39 -112 +33
Permanent jobs citing Law 1,583 1,432 3,040
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.29% 1.93% 3.76%
As % of the General category 4.64% 3.64% 7.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1,385 1,212 2,779
London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £77,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500

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 34,099 39,300 42,810
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 49.30% 53.01% 53.01%
Number of salaries quoted 26,365 28,399 36,739
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £58,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +2.56% +1.74%
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,780 £32,500
90th Percentile £97,500 £95,000 £90,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.94% +2.00% -

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 19 August 2018.

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 August 2018. 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 +73 661 £57,500 +4.55% 120
West London +42 36 £55,000 +27.54% 84
South London +8 31 £72,500 +45.00% 34
East London +8 15 £62,500 +100.00% 11
North London - 6 £34,100 - 2
Law
England

For the 6 months to 19 August 2018, 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.

1 522 (32.98%) Legal
2 414 (26.15%) Windows
3 316 (19.96%) Agile Software Development
4 309 (19.52%) Finance
5 306 (19.33%) Microsoft
6 251 (15.86%) SQL
7 246 (15.54%) Active Directory
8 215 (13.58%) C#
8 215 (13.58%) DevOps
9 211 (13.33%) Microsoft Office
10 178 (11.24%) Microsoft Azure
11 176 (11.12%) Degree
12 167 (10.55%) Java
13 165 (10.42%) ITIL
14 155 (9.79%) Windows Server
15 153 (9.67%) JavaScript
15 153 (9.67%) Office 365
16 149 (9.41%) iManage
17 143 (9.03%) Amazon AWS
18 139 (8.78%) SQL Server
19 137 (8.65%) Linux
20 135 (8.53%) VMware
21 133 (8.40%) .NET
22 131 (8.28%) Greenfield Project
23 130 (8.21%) Citrix
24 121 (7.64%) Project Management
24 121 (7.64%) Mentoring
25 120 (7.58%) Python
26 118 (7.45%) QA
26 118 (7.45%) Windows 10

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 71 (4.49%) Skype for Business
2 69 (4.36%) MS Exchange
3 60 (3.79%) SharePoint
4 44 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2013
5 38 (2.40%) IIS
6 25 (1.58%) Elasticsearch
7 24 (1.52%) Apache Spark
8 20 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2010
9 19 (1.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 19 (1.20%) CMS
10 18 (1.14%) Apache
11 13 (0.82%) IBM Notes
12 9 (0.57%) Drupal
13 7 (0.44%) Tomcat
14 6 (0.38%) SharePoint 2010
15 5 (0.32%) Cloud Foundry
15 5 (0.32%) Confluence
15 5 (0.32%) OpenStack
16 4 (0.25%) BizTalk Server
16 4 (0.25%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 211 (13.33%) Microsoft Office
2 102 (6.44%) Microsoft Excel
3 75 (4.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 32 (2.02%) MS Visio
5 18 (1.14%) Camtasia
6 15 (0.95%) Adobe Captivate
7 13 (0.82%) Microsoft Project
8 11 (0.69%) Acrobat
9 5 (0.32%) Photoshop
9 5 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
10 4 (0.25%) InfoPath
11 3 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
12 2 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 2 (0.13%) InDesign
12 2 (0.13%) Stata
13 1 (0.063%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 44 (2.78%) Relativity
2 39 (2.46%) Elite 3E
3 24 (1.52%) Concordance
4 23 (1.45%) Carpe Diem
5 21 (1.33%) Ringtail
6 12 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
7 11 (0.69%) Veritas eDiscovery
8 10 (0.63%) DocuMatrix
9 6 (0.38%) Visualfiles
10 3 (0.19%) Payment Gateway
11 2 (0.13%) PeopleSoft HCM
11 2 (0.13%) Primavera
11 2 (0.13%) SAP Business One
11 2 (0.13%) Workfront
12 1 (0.063%) CaseMap
12 1 (0.063%) Dynamics NAV
12 1 (0.063%) Magento
12 1 (0.063%) Oracle Retail
12 1 (0.063%) Remedy ITSM
12 1 (0.063%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 178 (11.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 153 (9.67%) Office 365
3 143 (9.03%) Amazon AWS
4 83 (5.24%) SaaS
5 42 (2.65%) Mimecast
6 34 (2.15%) Google Cloud Platform
7 26 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
8 19 (1.20%) Azure Active Directory
9 18 (1.14%) IaaS
10 15 (0.95%) Serverless
11 10 (0.63%) PaaS
12 8 (0.51%) GitHub
13 6 (0.38%) AWS CloudFormation
14 4 (0.25%) BrowserStack
14 4 (0.25%) Salesforce Service Cloud
15 3 (0.19%) AWS CodePipeline
15 3 (0.19%) Google Analytics
16 2 (0.13%) Heroku
16 2 (0.13%) Sauce Labs
16 2 (0.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 115 (7.26%) Firewall
2 86 (5.43%) Skype
3 58 (3.66%) TCP/IP
4 53 (3.35%) LAN
4 53 (3.35%) SAN
5 52 (3.28%) WAN
6 49 (3.10%) DNS
7 41 (2.59%) DHCP
8 38 (2.40%) Unified Communications
8 38 (2.40%) VLAN
8 38 (2.40%) VPN
9 27 (1.71%) Internet
9 27 (1.71%) Intrusion Detection
9 27 (1.71%) NAS
10 21 (1.33%) Remote Desktop
10 21 (1.33%) WebEx
11 18 (1.14%) Wireless
12 17 (1.07%) WLAN
13 16 (1.01%) BGP
13 16 (1.01%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 139 (8.78%) SQL Server
2 65 (4.11%) Big Data
3 59 (3.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 48 (3.03%) NoSQL
5 46 (2.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 38 (2.40%) SQL Server 2008
7 36 (2.27%) Hadoop
8 32 (2.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 30 (1.90%) Relational Database
10 26 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
11 24 (1.52%) MySQL
12 23 (1.45%) PostgreSQL
13 22 (1.39%) MongoDB
14 20 (1.26%) Data Warehouse
15 18 (1.14%) Power BI
16 13 (0.82%) EDRMS
17 10 (0.63%) Redis
18 9 (0.57%) Apache Cassandra
19 8 (0.51%) Cosmos DB
20 7 (0.44%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 55 (3.47%) Selenium
2 45 (2.84%) Jenkins
3 42 (2.65%) Team Foundation Server
4 33 (2.08%) SpecFlow
4 33 (2.08%) Visual Studio
5 25 (1.58%) WebDriver
6 21 (1.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 20 (1.26%) Git (software)
7 20 (1.26%) Maven
8 18 (1.14%) TeamCity
9 15 (0.95%) JIRA
9 15 (0.95%) SoapUI
10 13 (0.82%) JUnit
10 13 (0.82%) NUnit
11 11 (0.69%) Octopus Deploy
12 10 (0.63%) Cucumber
13 6 (0.38%) HP UFT
14 5 (0.32%) Gradle
14 5 (0.32%) JMeter
14 5 (0.32%) LoadRunner
General
1 522 (32.98%) Legal
2 309 (19.52%) Finance
3 89 (5.62%) Banking
4 57 (3.60%) Retail
5 50 (3.16%) Games
6 39 (2.46%) Marketing
7 34 (2.15%) Military
8 24 (1.52%) Billing
9 23 (1.45%) Financial Institution
10 20 (1.26%) Telecoms
11 18 (1.14%) Investment Banking
12 14 (0.88%) Publishing
13 13 (0.82%) Advertising
13 13 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
14 6 (0.38%) Back Office
15 5 (0.32%) Manufacturing
16 4 (0.25%) Local Government
17 3 (0.19%) Multimedia
18 2 (0.13%) Automotive
18 2 (0.13%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 390 (24.64%) Analyst
2 276 (17.44%) Developer
3 91 (5.75%) IT Analyst
4 84 (5.31%) Support Analyst
5 82 (5.18%) Consultant
6 76 (4.80%) Project Manager
7 67 (4.23%) Service Analyst
8 66 (4.17%) Service Desk Analyst
9 62 (3.92%) Trainer
10 56 (3.54%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 55 (3.47%) IT Trainer
12 54 (3.41%) Business Analyst
13 52 (3.28%) Senior Analyst
14 49 (3.10%) C# Developer
15 47 (2.97%) Administrator
16 46 (2.91%) Senior Developer
17 45 (2.84%) Legal Analyst
18 44 (2.78%) DevOps Engineer
19 42 (2.65%) .NET Developer
19 42 (2.65%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 133 (8.40%) .NET
2 80 (5.05%) Web Services
3 73 (4.61%) Node.js
4 68 (4.30%) HTML
5 66 (4.17%) CSS
6 63 (3.98%) React
7 61 (3.85%) RESTful
8 51 (3.22%) AngularJS
9 46 (2.91%) REST
10 44 (2.78%) ASP.NET Web API
11 41 (2.59%) XML
12 34 (2.15%) Redux
13 33 (2.08%) ASP.NET
14 30 (1.90%) .NET Core
15 25 (1.58%) Vue.js
16 24 (1.52%) Ruby on Rails
17 23 (1.45%) ASP.NET MVC
17 23 (1.45%) jQuery
18 21 (1.33%) WCF
19 19 (1.20%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 131 (8.28%) Greenfield Project
2 92 (5.81%) Analytical Skills
3 68 (4.30%) Computer Science
3 68 (4.30%) Mobile App
4 64 (4.04%) Fintech
5 51 (3.22%) Data Centre
6 50 (3.16%) User Experience
7 49 (3.10%) e-Learning
8 43 (2.72%) Management Information System
9 39 (2.46%) Blackberry
10 32 (2.02%) Self-Motivation
11 29 (1.83%) iPhone
12 24 (1.52%) Cybercrime
13 20 (1.26%) Algorithms
14 18 (1.14%) Learning Management System
15 17 (1.07%) Video Conferencing
16 16 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
17 12 (0.76%) Enterprise Storage
17 12 (0.76%) Public Cloud
18 11 (0.69%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 414 (26.15%) Windows
2 155 (9.79%) Windows Server
3 137 (8.65%) Linux
4 118 (7.45%) Windows 10
5 107 (6.76%) Windows 7
6 73 (4.61%) Windows Server 2008
7 56 (3.54%) Windows Server 2012
8 43 (2.72%) Android
9 40 (2.53%) Apple iOS
10 33 (2.08%) Unix
11 21 (1.33%) Windows 8
12 16 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 14 (0.88%) CentOS
14 9 (0.57%) Windows Server 2003
15 5 (0.32%) Debian
15 5 (0.32%) Mac OS
16 4 (0.25%) Windows XP
17 3 (0.19%) Mac OS X
18 2 (0.13%) Data ONTAP
18 2 (0.13%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 316 (19.96%) Agile Software Development
2 215 (13.58%) DevOps
3 165 (10.42%) ITIL
4 121 (7.64%) Mentoring
4 121 (7.64%) Project Management
5 117 (7.39%) Scrum
6 115 (7.26%) Microservices
7 104 (6.57%) Problem-Solving
8 103 (6.51%) TDD
9 98 (6.19%) Software Engineering
10 91 (5.75%) E-Commerce
11 90 (5.69%) Document Management
12 85 (5.37%) MVC
13 83 (5.24%) Analytics
14 81 (5.12%) Test Automation
15 69 (4.36%) Change Management
16 64 (4.04%) Information Security
17 62 (3.92%) Business Analysis
18 60 (3.79%) Continuous Improvement
19 58 (3.66%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 251 (15.86%) SQL
2 215 (13.58%) C#
3 167 (10.55%) Java
4 153 (9.67%) JavaScript
5 120 (7.58%) Python
6 75 (4.74%) PowerShell
7 44 (2.78%) T-SQL
8 43 (2.72%) C
9 41 (2.59%) Ruby
10 40 (2.53%) VBA
11 36 (2.27%) PHP
12 35 (2.21%) VB
13 26 (1.64%) C++
14 25 (1.58%) Bash Shell
15 22 (1.39%) Perl
16 21 (1.33%) ES6
17 15 (0.95%) Go
17 15 (0.95%) Scala
18 14 (0.88%) Java 8
19 11 (0.69%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 176 (11.12%) Degree
2 52 (3.28%) Cisco Certification
3 50 (3.16%) CCNP
4 42 (2.65%) Computer Science Degree
5 39 (2.46%) Microsoft Certification
6 28 (1.77%) Master's Degree
7 25 (1.58%) CCNA
7 25 (1.58%) MCSE
8 22 (1.39%) CCIE
9 20 (1.26%) MOS
10 19 (1.20%) CISSP
10 19 (1.20%) PMI Certification
11 18 (1.14%) ITIL Certification
12 17 (1.07%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 16 (1.01%) PMP
14 15 (0.95%) CEH
14 15 (0.95%) CISM
15 13 (0.82%) CISA
15 13 (0.82%) Security Cleared
16 12 (0.76%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 118 (7.45%) QA
2 63 (3.98%) GDPR
2 63 (3.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 35 (2.21%) SLA
4 30 (1.90%) Cyber Essentials
5 17 (1.07%) PMO
6 14 (0.88%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 13 (0.82%) GCP
8 11 (0.69%) COBIT
8 11 (0.69%) PCI DSS
9 9 (0.57%) Data Quality
10 6 (0.38%) ISO 9001
11 5 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
12 1 (0.063%) IFRS
12 1 (0.063%) IFRS 9
12 1 (0.063%) ISO 22301
12 1 (0.063%) MiFID
System Software
1 246 (15.54%) Active Directory
2 72 (4.55%) Docker
3 63 (3.98%) Hyper-V
4 57 (3.60%) VMware Infrastructure
5 23 (1.45%) Virtual Machines
5 23 (1.45%) vSphere
6 14 (0.88%) DFS Replication
7 13 (0.82%) XenApp
8 11 (0.69%) VMware ESXi
9 10 (0.63%) Virtual Servers
10 6 (0.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 5 (0.32%) XenDesktop
12 4 (0.25%) Firmware
13 3 (0.19%) VMware Server
14 2 (0.13%) BitLocker
14 2 (0.13%) HDFS
14 2 (0.13%) Microsoft App-V
14 2 (0.13%) Terminal Services
14 2 (0.13%) Virtual Desktop
15 1 (0.063%) Xen
Systems Management
1 68 (4.30%) Kubernetes
2 51 (3.22%) Ansible
3 50 (3.16%) Puppet
4 49 (3.10%) SCCM
5 47 (2.97%) Opscode Chef
6 35 (2.21%) Terraform
7 7 (0.44%) EnCase
8 6 (0.38%) Single Sign-On
9 5 (0.32%) vCenter Server
10 4 (0.25%) AirWatch
10 4 (0.25%) Backup Exec
10 4 (0.25%) CA Single Sign-On
10 4 (0.25%) Capistrano
10 4 (0.25%) Cisco CUCM
10 4 (0.25%) Perfmon
10 4 (0.25%) Salt
11 3 (0.19%) Kibana
11 3 (0.19%) RSA Archer
12 2 (0.13%) logstash
12 2 (0.13%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 306 (19.33%) Microsoft
2 149 (9.41%) iManage
3 135 (8.53%) VMware
4 130 (8.21%) Citrix
5 85 (5.37%) Cisco
6 61 (3.85%) Aderant
7 40 (2.53%) Intapp
8 38 (2.40%) Adobe
9 36 (2.27%) Sony
10 35 (2.21%) CheckPoint
11 32 (2.02%) Google
11 32 (2.02%) NetApp
12 27 (1.71%) HP
13 26 (1.64%) Red Hat
14 23 (1.45%) Nuix
15 21 (1.33%) Salesforce.com
16 18 (1.14%) LexisNexis
17 17 (1.07%) Xerox
18 13 (0.82%) Lotus
19 12 (0.76%) F5