Period
to 30 March 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 30 March 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Law
England > London
6 months to
30 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 140 130 128
Rank change year-on-year -10 -2 +46
Permanent jobs citing Law 1,208 1,610 1,894
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 2.49% 2.62% 2.71%
As % of the General category 5.08% 5.36% 5.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1,052 1,397 1,690
Median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% +18.18% +3.77%
10th Percentile £31,250 £35,000 £31,924
90th Percentile £85,000 £92,500 £78,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% +20.00% -

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 23,769 30,040 35,553
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 48.90% 48.87% 50.87%
Number of salaries quoted 18,770 23,650 28,563
Median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £110,000 £100,000 £95,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £51,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +7.84% +2.00%

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 30 March 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 30 March 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 -4 423 £60,000 -7.69% 54
South London +36 40 £60,000 -11.11% 12
West London +6 24 £57,500 -4.17% 17
East London +11 13 £52,500 -41.67% 13
North London -8 7 £42,500 +32.81%
Law
England

For the 6 months to 30 March 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.

1 373 (30.88%) Legal
2 232 (19.21%) Microsoft
3 227 (18.79%) Windows
4 207 (17.14%) Finance
5 194 (16.06%) Agile Software Development
6 182 (15.07%) SQL
7 172 (14.24%) Azure
8 145 (12.00%) AWS
9 138 (11.42%) Active Directory
10 137 (11.34%) Office 365
11 128 (10.60%) Degree
12 125 (10.35%) Microsoft Office
13 124 (10.26%) ITIL
14 110 (9.11%) JavaScript
15 109 (9.02%) Project Management
16 103 (8.53%) Cybersecurity
17 101 (8.36%) Information Security
18 99 (8.20%) Python
18 99 (8.20%) DevOps
19 96 (7.95%) Firewall
20 95 (7.86%) Windows Server
21 93 (7.70%) Citrix
22 91 (7.53%) C#
23 88 (7.28%) .NET
24 85 (7.04%) Cisco
25 83 (6.87%) iManage
26 81 (6.71%) Analytics
27 80 (6.62%) Banking
28 79 (6.54%) Stakeholder Management
28 79 (6.54%) VMware

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 45 (3.73%) SharePoint
2 39 (3.23%) MS Exchange
3 33 (2.73%) IIS
4 21 (1.74%) Elasticsearch
5 19 (1.57%) Skype for Business
6 11 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (0.41%) WordPress
8 4 (0.33%) Jupyter
8 4 (0.33%) OpenStack
9 3 (0.25%) CMS
9 3 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (0.17%) Apache
10 2 (0.17%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.17%) Apache Spark
10 2 (0.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (0.17%) EPiServer
10 2 (0.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.083%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.083%) ColdFusion
11 1 (0.083%) Moodle
Applications
1 125 (10.35%) Microsoft Office
2 58 (4.80%) Microsoft Excel
3 40 (3.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 21 (1.74%) InfoPath
5 18 (1.49%) MS Visio
6 12 (0.99%) Microsoft Project
7 4 (0.33%) Camtasia
8 3 (0.25%) Adobe Captivate
8 3 (0.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.083%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.083%) Adobe After Effects
9 1 (0.083%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.083%) Final Cut Pro
9 1 (0.083%) InDesign
9 1 (0.083%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.083%) Sketch
9 1 (0.083%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.083%) SPSS
9 1 (0.083%) Stata
Business Applications
1 23 (1.90%) Elite 3E
2 22 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
3 12 (0.99%) Dynamics AX
4 10 (0.83%) Oracle ERP
5 9 (0.75%) Payment Gateway
6 8 (0.66%) Dynamics NAV
7 7 (0.58%) Relativity
7 7 (0.58%) Workday HCM
8 6 (0.50%) Carpe Diem
8 6 (0.50%) Oracle EBS
9 5 (0.41%) DocuMatrix
10 4 (0.33%) Actimize
10 4 (0.33%) Concordance
10 4 (0.33%) Ringtail
10 4 (0.33%) Veritas eDiscovery
11 3 (0.25%) Oracle Cash Management
11 3 (0.25%) Oracle General Ledger
11 3 (0.25%) Oracle Payables
11 3 (0.25%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
11 3 (0.25%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 172 (14.24%) Azure
2 145 (12.00%) AWS
3 137 (11.34%) Office 365
4 76 (6.29%) SaaS
5 35 (2.90%) GCP
6 33 (2.73%) Mimecast
7 30 (2.48%) Serverless
8 28 (2.32%) Power Platform
9 25 (2.07%) Dynamics 365
10 23 (1.90%) AWS Lambda
11 22 (1.82%) GitHub
11 22 (1.82%) PaaS
12 14 (1.16%) IaaS
13 11 (0.91%) Amazon S3
14 7 (0.58%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 6 (0.50%) Amazon ECS
15 6 (0.50%) Azure Active Directory
16 5 (0.41%) Amazon Kinesis
17 4 (0.33%) AWS CloudTrail
17 4 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 96 (7.95%) Firewall
2 76 (6.29%) DNS
3 61 (5.05%) DHCP
4 60 (4.97%) LAN
5 53 (4.39%) WAN
6 48 (3.97%) TCP/IP
7 47 (3.89%) Network Security
7 47 (3.89%) VPN
8 44 (3.64%) Wireless
9 25 (2.07%) VoIP
10 23 (1.90%) Intranet
11 22 (1.82%) Skype
12 21 (1.74%) EIGRP
13 19 (1.57%) NetScaler
14 15 (1.24%) BGP
15 14 (1.16%) OSPF
15 14 (1.16%) WLAN
16 12 (0.99%) IPsec
16 12 (0.99%) ISDN
16 12 (0.99%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (4.97%) SQL Server
2 33 (2.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 28 (2.32%) Power BI
3 28 (2.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 26 (2.15%) Big Data
5 19 (1.57%) Data Warehouse
6 15 (1.24%) PostgreSQL
7 14 (1.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 13 (1.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 11 (0.91%) NoSQL
9 11 (0.91%) Relational Database
10 8 (0.66%) SQL Server 2008
11 7 (0.58%) EDRMS
12 6 (0.50%) Crystal Reports
12 6 (0.50%) SQL Server 2012
12 6 (0.50%) SQL Server 2014
13 5 (0.41%) Amazon Athena
13 5 (0.41%) MongoDB
14 4 (0.33%) Amazon RDS
14 4 (0.33%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 19 (1.57%) Visual Studio
2 17 (1.41%) Jenkins
3 14 (1.16%) Git (software)
4 11 (0.91%) GitLab
5 9 (0.75%) Selenium
6 7 (0.58%) Cypress.io
6 7 (0.58%) JIRA
7 6 (0.50%) PhpStorm
8 5 (0.41%) CircleCI
8 5 (0.41%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (0.33%) PhantomJS
9 4 (0.33%) Postman
9 4 (0.33%) RequisitePro
10 3 (0.25%) Travis CI
11 2 (0.17%) Appium
11 2 (0.17%) JMeter
11 2 (0.17%) Newman
11 2 (0.17%) PostCSS
11 2 (0.17%) SpecFlow
11 2 (0.17%) TeamCity
General
1 373 (30.88%) Legal
2 207 (17.14%) Finance
3 80 (6.62%) Banking
4 70 (5.79%) Marketing
5 41 (3.39%) Retail
6 38 (3.15%) Police
7 28 (2.32%) Local Government
8 26 (2.15%) Games
9 20 (1.66%) Advertising
10 15 (1.24%) Telecoms
11 11 (0.91%) Public Sector
12 10 (0.83%) General Ledger
13 8 (0.66%) Back Office
13 8 (0.66%) International Banking
13 8 (0.66%) Investment Banking
14 6 (0.50%) Billing
14 6 (0.50%) Fire and Rescue
14 6 (0.50%) French Language
15 4 (0.33%) German Language
15 4 (0.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 263 (21.77%) Analyst
2 157 (13.00%) Developer
3 98 (8.11%) Consultant
4 77 (6.37%) Support Analyst
5 62 (5.13%) IT Analyst
6 53 (4.39%) IT Support
7 51 (4.22%) Project Manager
8 46 (3.81%) .NET Developer
8 46 (3.81%) Service Analyst
9 39 (3.23%) Security Analyst
10 38 (3.15%) Business Analyst
10 38 (3.15%) Service Desk Analyst
11 36 (2.98%) Architect
11 36 (2.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 36 (2.98%) Senior Developer
12 32 (2.65%) Software Engineer
13 31 (2.57%) IT Support Analyst
13 31 (2.57%) Support Engineer
14 29 (2.40%) Network Engineer
15 27 (2.24%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (7.28%) .NET
2 61 (5.05%) Node.js
3 49 (4.06%) CSS
3 49 (4.06%) HTML
4 47 (3.89%) React
5 43 (3.56%) Web Services
6 37 (3.06%) AngularJS
7 33 (2.73%) ASP.NET
8 29 (2.40%) .NET Core
9 27 (2.24%) ASP.NET Web API
10 19 (1.57%) Natural Language Processing
10 19 (1.57%) REST
11 17 (1.41%) ASP.NET MVC
12 16 (1.32%) React Native
12 16 (1.32%) TensorFlow
13 15 (1.24%) Entity Framework
14 14 (1.16%) .NET Framework
15 12 (0.99%) Regular Expression
16 11 (0.91%) Sass
17 10 (0.83%) GraphQL
Miscellaneous
1 72 (5.96%) Analytical Skills
2 57 (4.72%) Management Information System
3 37 (3.06%) Self-Motivation
4 36 (2.98%) User Experience
4 36 (2.98%) Video Conferencing
5 28 (2.32%) Greenfield Project
6 22 (1.82%) Mobile App
7 19 (1.57%) iPhone
8 17 (1.41%) Data Centre
9 15 (1.24%) Public Cloud
10 14 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
10 14 (1.16%) Social Media
11 13 (1.08%) Blackberry
11 13 (1.08%) Data Structures
12 12 (0.99%) Algorithms
13 11 (0.91%) e-Learning
13 11 (0.91%) Hybrid Cloud
14 9 (0.75%) Cloud Native
15 8 (0.66%) Virtual Team
16 7 (0.58%) Cyber Defence
Operating Systems
1 227 (18.79%) Windows
2 95 (7.86%) Windows Server
3 67 (5.55%) Windows 10
4 47 (3.89%) Linux
5 39 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
6 36 (2.98%) Windows Server 2016
7 30 (2.48%) Android
8 24 (1.99%) Windows 7
9 22 (1.82%) Apple iOS
10 18 (1.49%) Unix
11 14 (1.16%) Windows Server 2019
12 7 (0.58%) Windows Vista
13 6 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
14 5 (0.41%) Ubuntu
15 3 (0.25%) CentOS
15 3 (0.25%) Mac OS
15 3 (0.25%) Windows Phone
16 2 (0.17%) Data ONTAP
16 2 (0.17%) Windows 8
17 1 (0.083%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 194 (16.06%) Agile Software Development
2 124 (10.26%) ITIL
3 109 (9.02%) Project Management
4 103 (8.53%) Cybersecurity
5 101 (8.36%) Information Security
6 99 (8.20%) DevOps
7 81 (6.71%) Analytics
8 79 (6.54%) Stakeholder Management
9 78 (6.46%) Problem-Solving
10 65 (5.38%) Software Engineering
11 63 (5.22%) Change Management
11 63 (5.22%) CRM
12 61 (5.05%) Business Intelligence
13 57 (4.72%) Machine Learning
14 56 (4.64%) Microservices
15 53 (4.39%) Mentoring
16 52 (4.30%) Scrum
17 51 (4.22%) Artificial Intelligence
18 47 (3.89%) Project Delivery
19 46 (3.81%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 182 (15.07%) SQL
2 110 (9.11%) JavaScript
3 99 (8.20%) Python
4 91 (7.53%) C#
5 66 (5.46%) PowerShell
6 53 (4.39%) Java
7 37 (3.06%) Ruby
8 27 (2.24%) C
9 22 (1.82%) PHP
10 21 (1.74%) Bash Shell
11 16 (1.32%) Go
12 15 (1.24%) T-SQL
12 15 (1.24%) TypeScript
13 14 (1.16%) C++
14 13 (1.08%) VBScript
15 11 (0.91%) ES6
16 9 (0.75%) Java 8
17 8 (0.66%) R
18 7 (0.58%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
19 6 (0.50%) Scala
Qualifications
1 128 (10.60%) Degree
2 69 (5.71%) CISSP
3 59 (4.88%) Cisco Certification
3 59 (4.88%) Security Cleared
4 58 (4.80%) CISM
5 36 (2.98%) CCNA
6 30 (2.48%) CISA
7 29 (2.40%) Microsoft Certification
8 20 (1.66%) MCSE
9 19 (1.57%) Computer Science Degree
9 19 (1.57%) SC Cleared
10 18 (1.49%) CCNP
11 15 (1.24%) (ISC)2 CCSP
12 13 (1.08%) IISP
13 12 (0.99%) CompTIA Security+
13 12 (0.99%) SSCP
14 11 (0.91%) MCSA
15 10 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
15 10 (0.83%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 10 (0.83%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (6.13%) GDPR
2 69 (5.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 51 (4.22%) QA
4 26 (2.15%) PCI DSS
5 25 (2.07%) Cyber Essentials
6 24 (1.99%) PMO
7 21 (1.74%) SLA
8 13 (1.08%) NIST
9 12 (0.99%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 9 (0.75%) NCSC
10 9 (0.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 8 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 17025
11 8 (0.66%) NIST 800
12 7 (0.58%) HIPAA
12 7 (0.58%) ISO 22301
13 4 (0.33%) ISO 20022
13 4 (0.33%) PSD2
13 4 (0.33%) SEPA
14 3 (0.25%) Data Quality
14 3 (0.25%) ISO 31000
System Software
1 138 (11.42%) Active Directory
2 48 (3.97%) Docker
3 33 (2.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 25 (2.07%) Hyper-V
5 18 (1.49%) VMware ESXi
5 18 (1.49%) XenApp
5 18 (1.49%) XenDesktop
6 13 (1.08%) vSphere
7 9 (0.75%) Firmware
8 5 (0.41%) Terminal Services
9 3 (0.25%) Snort
9 3 (0.25%) Virtual Servers
10 2 (0.17%) BitLocker
10 2 (0.17%) VMware NSX
11 1 (0.083%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
11 1 (0.083%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.083%) Terminal Server
11 1 (0.083%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (0.083%) Xen
Systems Management
1 42 (3.48%) SCCM
2 32 (2.65%) Kubernetes
3 17 (1.41%) Terraform
4 16 (1.32%) Ansible
5 14 (1.16%) vCenter Server
6 13 (1.08%) Puppet
7 12 (0.99%) Microsoft Intune
7 12 (0.99%) Opscode Chef
8 9 (0.75%) SolarWinds Orion
9 8 (0.66%) EnCase
10 6 (0.50%) CASB
10 6 (0.50%) Cisco CUCM
10 6 (0.50%) logstash
10 6 (0.50%) XenMobile
11 5 (0.41%) Kibana
11 5 (0.41%) NetVault Backup
12 4 (0.33%) Backup Exec
12 4 (0.33%) Cisco UCCX
13 3 (0.25%) WSUS
14 2 (0.17%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 232 (19.21%) Microsoft
2 93 (7.70%) Citrix
3 85 (7.04%) Cisco
4 83 (6.87%) iManage
5 79 (6.54%) VMware
6 46 (3.81%) Intapp
7 35 (2.90%) Aderant
8 31 (2.57%) Google
8 31 (2.57%) Oracle
9 28 (2.32%) Capita
10 26 (2.15%) Splunk
11 22 (1.82%) Salesforce.com
12 21 (1.74%) Palo Alto
13 20 (1.66%) CheckPoint
14 17 (1.41%) ServiceNow
14 17 (1.41%) Sony
15 16 (1.32%) Adobe
15 16 (1.32%) IBM
16 14 (1.16%) HubSpot
16 14 (1.16%) Polycom