Period
to 12 April 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 12 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Law
England > London
6 months to
12 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 178 138 127
Rank change year-on-year -40 -11 +5
Permanent jobs citing Law 597 1,155 1,633
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 1.95% 2.47% 2.67%
As % of the General category 4.11% 5.04% 5.48%
Number of salaries quoted 415 952 1,393
10th Percentile £35,750 £31,250 £35,000
25th Percentile £47,125 £42,500 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £57,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +8.70% -11.54% +18.18%
75th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
90th Percentile £91,875 £85,000 £91,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% -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 14,515 22,910 29,773
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 47.33% 48.92% 48.76%
Number of salaries quoted 11,308 18,297 23,704
10th Percentile £41,250 £37,500 £36,250
25th Percentile £53,750 £50,000 £48,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £67,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.41% +3.85% +8.33%
75th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £82,500
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% +7.84%

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 12 April 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 12 April 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 +1 209 £60,000 - 56
East London +14 7 £55,000 -6.38% 1
South London -6 7 £52,500 -16.00% 2
North London +25 2 - - 4
West London +33 1 £77,500 +40.91% 6
Law
England

For the 6 months to 12 April 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.

1 175 (29.31%) Legal
2 138 (23.12%) Azure
3 135 (22.61%) Microsoft
4 110 (18.43%) Agile Software Development
5 97 (16.25%) AWS
6 95 (15.91%) Windows
7 89 (14.91%) Finance
8 81 (13.57%) SQL
9 77 (12.90%) Microsoft 365
10 74 (12.40%) Python
11 70 (11.73%) Problem-Solving
12 68 (11.39%) Machine Learning
13 67 (11.22%) DevOps
13 67 (11.22%) Active Directory
14 63 (10.55%) Degree
15 61 (10.22%) ITIL
16 55 (9.21%) .NET
17 53 (8.88%) Workflow
17 53 (8.88%) Analytics
18 50 (8.38%) Migration
19 48 (8.04%) Microsoft Office
19 48 (8.04%) Cybersecurity
20 46 (7.71%) Project Management
21 45 (7.54%) Intapp
22 44 (7.37%) SQL Server
22 44 (7.37%) Big Data
22 44 (7.37%) Windows Server
23 41 (6.87%) C#
23 41 (6.87%) Security Cleared
24 40 (6.70%) Information Security

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 37 (6.20%) SharePoint
2 25 (4.19%) MS Exchange
3 17 (2.85%) Apache Spark
4 9 (1.51%) Oracle Workflow
5 8 (1.34%) Apache Pig
5 8 (1.34%) SAS
6 5 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (0.67%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (0.67%) IIS
7 4 (0.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (0.34%) Apache
8 2 (0.34%) Apache Solr
8 2 (0.34%) Confluence
8 2 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.17%) Apache Airflow
9 1 (0.17%) Luigi
Applications
1 48 (8.04%) Microsoft Office
2 17 (2.85%) Microsoft Excel
3 12 (2.01%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 8 (1.34%) SPSS
5 5 (0.84%) Photoshop
6 4 (0.67%) Adobe Illustrator
6 4 (0.67%) InDesign
7 3 (0.50%) Microsoft Project
8 2 (0.34%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.17%) Adobe Captivate
9 1 (0.17%) Adobe Premiere
9 1 (0.17%) Figma
Business Applications
1 24 (4.02%) Elite 3E
2 10 (1.68%) Dynamics AX
3 9 (1.51%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (1.01%) Oracle Receivables
5 4 (0.67%) Oracle Assets
5 4 (0.67%) Oracle Cash Management
5 4 (0.67%) Oracle Payables
5 4 (0.67%) Relativity
6 3 (0.50%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (0.50%) Oracle ERP
6 3 (0.50%) Visualfiles
6 3 (0.50%) Workday HCM
7 2 (0.34%) Carpe Diem
7 2 (0.34%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 1 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.17%) Oracle EBS R12
8 1 (0.17%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.17%) Oracle General Ledger
8 1 (0.17%) Oracle SCM
8 1 (0.17%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 138 (23.12%) Azure
2 97 (16.25%) AWS
3 77 (12.90%) Microsoft 365
4 39 (6.53%) SaaS
5 25 (4.19%) Azure Active Directory
6 24 (4.02%) GCP
7 17 (2.85%) Power Platform
8 16 (2.68%) GitHub
9 15 (2.51%) Amazon EC2
9 15 (2.51%) Dynamics 365
10 14 (2.35%) IaaS
10 14 (2.35%) Serverless
11 13 (2.18%) Cloud Computing
12 11 (1.84%) Amazon S3
12 11 (1.84%) AWS Lambda
12 11 (1.84%) PaaS
13 7 (1.17%) OneDrive
14 6 (1.01%) PowerApps
15 5 (0.84%) AWS CloudFormation
15 5 (0.84%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 25 (4.19%) DNS
2 19 (3.18%) DHCP
3 13 (2.18%) Firewall
3 13 (2.18%) TCP/IP
4 10 (1.68%) WAN
5 8 (1.34%) LAN
5 8 (1.34%) SAN
6 7 (1.17%) Network Security
7 6 (1.01%) Internet
8 5 (0.84%) NetScaler
8 5 (0.84%) VPN
8 5 (0.84%) WebEx
9 4 (0.67%) Cisco IOS
9 4 (0.67%) Intranet
9 4 (0.67%) SD-WAN
10 3 (0.50%) Extranet
11 2 (0.34%) Intrusion Detection
11 2 (0.34%) SMTP
11 2 (0.34%) VoIP
11 2 (0.34%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (7.37%) Big Data
1 44 (7.37%) SQL Server
2 25 (4.19%) PostgreSQL
3 22 (3.69%) NoSQL
4 18 (3.02%) Amazon RDS
4 18 (3.02%) Hadoop
4 18 (3.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 15 (2.51%) Data Warehouse
6 13 (2.18%) MySQL
7 12 (2.01%) Relational Database
7 12 (2.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 11 (1.84%) Data Mining
8 11 (1.84%) Power BI
9 10 (1.68%) Apache Cassandra
9 10 (1.68%) Data Lake
10 9 (1.51%) MongoDB
11 8 (1.34%) QlikView
11 8 (1.34%) Tableau
11 8 (1.34%) Text Mining
12 6 (1.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 10 (1.68%) Selenium
2 8 (1.34%) Ranorex
3 7 (1.17%) Bitbucket
4 6 (1.01%) Visual Studio
5 5 (0.84%) GitLab
6 4 (0.67%) Git (software)
6 4 (0.67%) JIRA
6 4 (0.67%) Rational Rhapsody
6 4 (0.67%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (0.50%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.17%) Cypress.io
8 1 (0.17%) Qt Creator
8 1 (0.17%) RSpec
8 1 (0.17%) Vagrant
8 1 (0.17%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 175 (29.31%) Legal
2 89 (14.91%) Finance
3 35 (5.86%) Marketing
4 22 (3.69%) Retail
5 18 (3.02%) Public Sector
6 15 (2.51%) Banking
7 11 (1.84%) French Language
8 9 (1.51%) Games
8 9 (1.51%) German Language
9 8 (1.34%) General Ledger
9 8 (1.34%) Investment Banking
10 7 (1.17%) Pharmaceutical
10 7 (1.17%) Telecoms
11 6 (1.01%) Manufacturing
11 6 (1.01%) Publishing
12 5 (0.84%) Advertising
12 5 (0.84%) Billing
12 5 (0.84%) Financial Institution
12 5 (0.84%) Italian Language
12 5 (0.84%) Police
Job Titles
1 100 (16.75%) Analyst
2 56 (9.38%) Consultant
3 54 (9.05%) Architect
4 48 (8.04%) Developer
5 30 (5.03%) IT Analyst
6 24 (4.02%) Data Engineer
7 22 (3.69%) Security Consultant
7 22 (3.69%) Support Analyst
8 21 (3.52%) Senior Analyst
8 21 (3.52%) Software Engineer
8 21 (3.52%) Solutions Architect
9 18 (3.02%) IT Manager
9 18 (3.02%) Lead Architect
10 17 (2.85%) Business Analyst
10 17 (2.85%) IT Support
11 16 (2.68%) Product Manager
12 15 (2.51%) Project Manager
12 15 (2.51%) Service Manager
13 14 (2.35%) Legal Analyst
13 14 (2.35%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (9.21%) .NET
2 23 (3.85%) REST
3 16 (2.68%) HTML
4 15 (2.51%) CSS
4 15 (2.51%) Node.js
5 12 (2.01%) Web Services
6 11 (1.84%) GraphQL
7 9 (1.51%) React
7 9 (1.51%) Vue.js
8 8 (1.34%) ASP.NET
8 8 (1.34%) PostGIS
8 8 (1.34%) XML
9 7 (1.17%) AngularJS
10 6 (1.01%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (1.01%) ASP.NET Web API
10 6 (1.01%) Natural Language Processing
11 5 (0.84%) .NET Core
11 5 (0.84%) Kafka
11 5 (0.84%) RESTful
11 5 (0.84%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 36 (6.03%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (5.19%) Management Information System
3 19 (3.18%) User Experience
4 12 (2.01%) Mobile App
5 9 (1.51%) Data Centre
5 9 (1.51%) Data Structures
5 9 (1.51%) Video Conferencing
6 8 (1.34%) Equities
6 8 (1.34%) Self-Motivation
6 8 (1.34%) Social Media
6 8 (1.34%) Taxonomies
7 7 (1.17%) Client/Server
8 6 (1.01%) Algorithms
8 6 (1.01%) Blog
8 6 (1.01%) Smart City
9 5 (0.84%) Clustering
9 5 (0.84%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 5 (0.84%) Greenfield Project
10 4 (0.67%) BBC
10 4 (0.67%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 95 (15.91%) Windows
2 44 (7.37%) Windows Server
3 27 (4.52%) Windows 10
4 26 (4.36%) Linux
5 20 (3.35%) Windows Server 2016
6 15 (2.51%) Windows Server 2019
7 12 (2.01%) Android
7 12 (2.01%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (1.84%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (1.17%) Apple iOS
10 4 (0.67%) CentOS
10 4 (0.67%) Mac OS
10 4 (0.67%) Mac OS X
10 4 (0.67%) Ubuntu
10 4 (0.67%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.34%) Debian
12 1 (0.17%) Check Point GAiA
12 1 (0.17%) Kali Linux
12 1 (0.17%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (18.43%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (11.73%) Problem-Solving
3 68 (11.39%) Machine Learning
4 67 (11.22%) DevOps
5 61 (10.22%) ITIL
6 53 (8.88%) Analytics
6 53 (8.88%) Workflow
7 50 (8.38%) Migration
8 48 (8.04%) Cybersecurity
9 46 (7.71%) Project Management
10 40 (6.70%) Information Security
11 39 (6.53%) Software Engineering
11 39 (6.53%) Stakeholder Management
12 37 (6.20%) Mentoring
13 36 (6.03%) Project Delivery
14 35 (5.86%) Data Science
15 33 (5.53%) Artificial Intelligence
15 33 (5.53%) Presales
16 32 (5.36%) Continuous Improvement
17 30 (5.03%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 81 (13.57%) SQL
2 74 (12.40%) Python
3 41 (6.87%) C#
4 39 (6.53%) JavaScript
5 34 (5.70%) PowerShell
6 33 (5.53%) Java
7 30 (5.03%) C
8 11 (1.84%) Bash Shell
8 11 (1.84%) C++
9 10 (1.68%) T-SQL
10 8 (1.34%) F#
10 8 (1.34%) Go
10 8 (1.34%) Perl
10 8 (1.34%) Scala
11 6 (1.01%) Ruby
12 5 (0.84%) Groovy
13 4 (0.67%) TypeScript
14 3 (0.50%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 3 (0.50%) PHP
14 3 (0.50%) R
Qualifications
1 63 (10.55%) Degree
2 41 (6.87%) Security Cleared
3 28 (4.69%) SC Cleared
4 21 (3.52%) CISSP
5 20 (3.35%) DV Cleared
6 17 (2.85%) Cisco Certification
7 13 (2.18%) Microsoft Certification
8 12 (2.01%) CCNA
9 11 (1.84%) CISM
9 11 (1.84%) MCSE
10 8 (1.34%) Computer Science Degree
11 7 (1.17%) A+ Certification
12 6 (1.01%) ITIL Certification
12 6 (1.01%) MOS
13 5 (0.84%) (ISC)2 CCSP
13 5 (0.84%) AWS Certification
13 5 (0.84%) CCNP
13 5 (0.84%) EnCE
13 5 (0.84%) TOGAF Certification
14 4 (0.67%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (4.19%) QA
2 17 (2.85%) GDPR
3 15 (2.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (1.17%) PMO
5 5 (0.84%) Data Quality
5 5 (0.84%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.67%) Cyber Essentials
6 4 (0.67%) GRC
6 4 (0.67%) SLA
7 3 (0.50%) NCSC
8 2 (0.34%) NIST
9 1 (0.17%) ISO 22301
9 1 (0.17%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 17025
System Software
1 67 (11.22%) Active Directory
2 26 (4.36%) Docker
3 18 (3.02%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (1.84%) Hyper-V
5 8 (1.34%) XenApp
5 8 (1.34%) XenDesktop
6 5 (0.84%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (0.50%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (0.50%) VMware Workstation
8 2 (0.34%) Snort
9 1 (0.17%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.17%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 38 (6.37%) SCCM
2 23 (3.85%) Kubernetes
3 19 (3.18%) Terraform
4 14 (2.35%) Microsoft Intune
5 11 (1.84%) Ansible
6 8 (1.34%) SCOM
7 6 (1.01%) Puppet
8 5 (0.84%) EnCase
8 5 (0.84%) FTK
8 5 (0.84%) Nessus
9 4 (0.67%) PowerCLI
9 4 (0.67%) Single Sign-On
10 3 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
10 3 (0.50%) vCenter Server
11 2 (0.34%) Failover Clustering
11 2 (0.34%) Galera Cluster
11 2 (0.34%) MaaS360
11 2 (0.34%) NetBackup
11 2 (0.34%) QRadar
11 2 (0.34%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 135 (22.61%) Microsoft
2 45 (7.54%) Intapp
3 35 (5.86%) Citrix
3 35 (5.86%) iManage
4 30 (5.03%) Oracle
4 30 (5.03%) VMware
5 29 (4.86%) Cisco
6 14 (2.35%) Salesforce.com
7 13 (2.18%) Google
8 12 (2.01%) ServiceNow
8 12 (2.01%) SolarWinds
9 11 (1.84%) Aderant
10 10 (1.68%) Databricks
11 8 (1.34%) Cloudera
12 7 (1.17%) SAP
12 7 (1.17%) Workday
13 6 (1.01%) Adobe
13 6 (1.01%) Facebook
13 6 (1.01%) Reuters
14 5 (0.84%) Nuix