Period
to 21 April 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 21 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Law
England > London
6 months to
21 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 121 128 167
Rank change year-on-year +7 +39 -80
Permanent jobs citing Law 1,658 1,865 1,472
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.73% 2.66% 2.15%
As % of the General category 5.74% 5.36% 4.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1,400 1,648 1,245
London median annual salary £65,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.18% +4.76% -4.55%
10th Percentile £35,000 £31,924 £28,700
90th Percentile £91,250 £78,750 £75,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% - -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 28,883 34,771 34,842
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 47.57% 49.66% 50.78%
Number of salaries quoted 22,648 27,670 29,034
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £93,750
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 21 April 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 21 April 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 -3 530 £65,000 +18.18% 47
West London +23 34 £60,000 +50.00% 3
South London -19 22 £62,500 +19.05% 1
East London +15 10 £80,000 +45.45% 15
North London +16 1 £32,000 -4.29%
Law
England

For the 6 months to 21 April 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.

1 452 (27.26%) Legal
2 374 (22.56%) Windows
3 343 (20.69%) Python
4 326 (19.66%) SQL
5 320 (19.30%) Amazon AWS
6 311 (18.76%) DevOps
7 289 (17.43%) Java
8 287 (17.31%) Microsoft Azure
9 286 (17.25%) Agile Software Development
10 269 (16.22%) Machine Learning
11 265 (15.98%) Microsoft
12 260 (15.68%) Big Data
13 252 (15.20%) Finance
14 235 (14.17%) Military
15 234 (14.11%) Apache Spark
16 223 (13.45%) Hadoop
17 212 (12.79%) Active Directory
18 202 (12.18%) Microsoft Office
19 200 (12.06%) ITIL
20 190 (11.46%) Google Cloud Platform
21 180 (10.86%) Office 365
22 166 (10.01%) Scala
23 164 (9.89%) Windows Server
24 161 (9.71%) Docker
25 153 (9.23%) NoSQL
25 153 (9.23%) Kafka
25 153 (9.23%) Software Engineering
26 135 (8.14%) C#
27 130 (7.84%) Windows 10
28 128 (7.72%) .NET

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
1 234 (14.11%) Apache Spark
2 121 (7.30%) Apache Pig
3 61 (3.68%) MS Exchange
4 58 (3.50%) SharePoint
5 51 (3.08%) Skype for Business
6 37 (2.23%) Apache
7 35 (2.11%) Elasticsearch
8 25 (1.51%) Exchange Server 2013
9 17 (1.03%) CMS
10 16 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2010
11 12 (0.72%) IIS
12 9 (0.54%) Apache Airflow
13 7 (0.42%) Apache Solr
13 7 (0.42%) Jupyter
14 6 (0.36%) Drupal
14 6 (0.36%) IPython
14 6 (0.36%) nginx
14 6 (0.36%) Sitecore CMS
14 6 (0.36%) Tornado
14 6 (0.36%) Umbraco
Applications
1 202 (12.18%) Microsoft Office
2 60 (3.62%) Microsoft Excel
3 20 (1.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 9 (0.54%) Microsoft Project
5 5 (0.30%) Camtasia
5 5 (0.30%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.24%) Acrobat
7 2 (0.12%) Adobe Captivate
7 2 (0.12%) LaTeX
7 2 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.060%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.060%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.060%) InVision
8 1 (0.060%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.060%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 23 (1.39%) Carpe Diem
2 15 (0.90%) Elite 3E
3 14 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
4 7 (0.42%) Relativity
5 4 (0.24%) Payment Gateway
6 3 (0.18%) Adobe Campaign
7 1 (0.060%) DocuMatrix
7 1 (0.060%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.060%) Veritas eDiscovery
Cloud Services
1 320 (19.30%) Amazon AWS
2 287 (17.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 190 (11.46%) Google Cloud Platform
4 180 (10.86%) Office 365
5 82 (4.95%) SaaS
6 46 (2.77%) Serverless
7 41 (2.47%) AWS Lambda
8 36 (2.17%) Amazon SQS
9 27 (1.63%) Azure Active Directory
10 23 (1.39%) Amazon EC2
11 20 (1.21%) Mimecast
12 15 (0.90%) AWS CloudFormation
13 13 (0.78%) IaaS
14 11 (0.66%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 10 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
16 9 (0.54%) Amazon Kinesis
17 8 (0.48%) Amazon ELB
17 8 (0.48%) Amazon EMR
17 8 (0.48%) Amazon S3
17 8 (0.48%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 104 (6.27%) Firewall
2 68 (4.10%) Network Security
3 56 (3.38%) Skype
4 55 (3.32%) Internet
5 48 (2.90%) LAN
6 47 (2.83%) WAN
7 38 (2.29%) SAN
8 37 (2.23%) VPN
9 35 (2.11%) DNS
10 31 (1.87%) Intranet
11 30 (1.81%) DHCP
12 24 (1.45%) MPLS
13 23 (1.39%) TCP/IP
13 23 (1.39%) Unified Communications
14 18 (1.09%) VoIP
15 16 (0.97%) HTTP
16 10 (0.60%) Wireless
17 9 (0.54%) VLAN
18 8 (0.48%) Intrusion Detection
18 8 (0.48%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 260 (15.68%) Big Data
2 223 (13.45%) Hadoop
3 153 (9.23%) NoSQL
4 107 (6.45%) Apache Hive
5 94 (5.67%) HBase
6 93 (5.61%) SQL Server
7 78 (4.70%) MongoDB
8 68 (4.10%) Sqoop
9 56 (3.38%) MySQL
10 52 (3.14%) Apache Cassandra
11 42 (2.53%) PostgreSQL
12 36 (2.17%) Relational Database
13 35 (2.11%) Amazon Redshift
14 34 (2.05%) Data Warehouse
15 33 (1.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 31 (1.87%) Power BI
17 30 (1.81%) Apache Kudu
17 30 (1.81%) BigQuery
18 29 (1.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 29 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 70 (4.22%) Git (software)
2 67 (4.04%) Selenium
3 66 (3.98%) Jenkins
4 50 (3.02%) Maven
5 44 (2.65%) TeamCity
6 35 (2.11%) Gradle
7 34 (2.05%) Ant
8 26 (1.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 25 (1.51%) JIRA
10 24 (1.45%) Cucumber
11 20 (1.21%) Octopus Deploy
12 15 (0.90%) GitLab
13 13 (0.78%) JMeter
14 12 (0.72%) Calabash
15 10 (0.60%) Appium
16 8 (0.48%) Android Studio
16 8 (0.48%) SoapUI
17 7 (0.42%) Travis CI
17 7 (0.42%) webpack
18 6 (0.36%) UI Automator
General
1 452 (27.26%) Legal
2 252 (15.20%) Finance
3 235 (14.17%) Military
4 80 (4.83%) Banking
5 61 (3.68%) Marketing
6 34 (2.05%) Retail
7 31 (1.87%) Financial Institution
8 22 (1.33%) Telecoms
9 20 (1.21%) Games
10 15 (0.90%) Billing
11 13 (0.78%) Investment Banking
12 11 (0.66%) Back Office
13 5 (0.30%) Advertising
13 5 (0.30%) Automotive
13 5 (0.30%) French Language
13 5 (0.30%) German Language
14 3 (0.18%) Electronics
14 3 (0.18%) Local Government
14 3 (0.18%) Manufacturing
15 2 (0.12%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 381 (22.98%) Analyst
2 235 (14.17%) Developer
3 143 (8.62%) Data Engineer
4 119 (7.18%) IT Analyst
5 117 (7.06%) Big Data Engineer
6 104 (6.27%) Service Analyst
7 93 (5.61%) Service Desk Analyst
8 77 (4.64%) Hadoop Engineer
9 71 (4.28%) Python Engineer
10 70 (4.22%) Senior Developer
11 68 (4.10%) Support Analyst
12 60 (3.62%) Architect
12 60 (3.62%) DevOps Engineer
13 59 (3.56%) Security Analyst
14 56 (3.38%) Business Analyst
15 54 (3.26%) .NET Developer
16 53 (3.20%) Trainer
17 49 (2.96%) IT Security Analyst
18 47 (2.83%) AWS Engineer
18 47 (2.83%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 153 (9.23%) Kafka
2 128 (7.72%) .NET
3 84 (5.07%) Apache NiFi
4 65 (3.92%) Web Services
5 64 (3.86%) Node.js
6 54 (3.26%) React
7 51 (3.08%) .NET Core
8 50 (3.02%) Spring
9 46 (2.77%) REST
10 44 (2.65%) CSS
10 44 (2.65%) Spark Streaming
11 39 (2.35%) AngularJS
11 39 (2.35%) HTML
12 36 (2.17%) Pandas
13 35 (2.11%) RESTful
14 29 (1.75%) ASP.NET Web API
14 29 (1.75%) scikit-learn
15 27 (1.63%) Spring Boot
16 26 (1.57%) NumPy
17 24 (1.45%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 122 (7.36%) Analytical Skills
2 77 (4.64%) Greenfield Project
3 72 (4.34%) Mobile App
4 63 (3.80%) Management Information System
5 51 (3.08%) Algorithms
6 44 (2.65%) Fintech
6 44 (2.65%) Self-Motivation
7 33 (1.99%) e-Learning
8 28 (1.69%) User Experience
9 27 (1.63%) Data Structures
9 27 (1.63%) Hybrid Cloud
10 26 (1.57%) Smartphone
11 22 (1.33%) Hedge funds
12 20 (1.21%) Blackberry
13 18 (1.09%) iPhone
14 16 (0.97%) Social Media
15 14 (0.84%) Linux Command Line
16 13 (0.78%) Blog
17 12 (0.72%) Data Centre
18 11 (0.66%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 374 (22.56%) Windows
2 164 (9.89%) Windows Server
3 130 (7.84%) Windows 10
4 122 (7.36%) Linux
5 77 (4.64%) Windows 7
6 66 (3.98%) Unix
7 65 (3.92%) Android
8 39 (2.35%) Apple iOS
9 38 (2.29%) Windows Server 2008
10 37 (2.23%) Windows Server 2012
11 20 (1.21%) CentOS
12 18 (1.09%) Ubuntu
13 14 (0.84%) Debian
14 10 (0.60%) Windows 8
15 7 (0.42%) Mac OS X
16 6 (0.36%) Windows Server 2003
17 5 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 3 (0.18%) Mac OS
19 2 (0.12%) Kali Linux
19 2 (0.12%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 311 (18.76%) DevOps
2 286 (17.25%) Agile Software Development
3 269 (16.22%) Machine Learning
4 200 (12.06%) ITIL
5 153 (9.23%) Software Engineering
6 127 (7.66%) Artificial Intelligence
7 117 (7.06%) Microservices
8 116 (7.00%) Data Science
9 114 (6.88%) Test Automation
10 113 (6.82%) Scrum
11 111 (6.69%) E-Commerce
12 110 (6.63%) Data Modelling
13 109 (6.57%) Problem-Solving
14 104 (6.27%) Information Security
15 98 (5.91%) Business Intelligence
16 92 (5.55%) Analytics
17 90 (5.43%) Document Management
18 82 (4.95%) Data Engineering
19 73 (4.40%) Data Protection
20 71 (4.28%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 343 (20.69%) Python
2 326 (19.66%) SQL
3 289 (17.43%) Java
4 166 (10.01%) Scala
5 135 (8.14%) C#
6 97 (5.85%) JavaScript
7 71 (4.28%) PHP
8 52 (3.14%) PowerShell
9 46 (2.77%) Groovy
10 43 (2.59%) Perl
11 32 (1.93%) Ruby
12 26 (1.57%) C
13 22 (1.33%) Bash Shell
13 22 (1.33%) R
14 21 (1.27%) Java 8
15 20 (1.21%) T-SQL
16 19 (1.15%) Kotlin
17 18 (1.09%) PL/SQL
17 18 (1.09%) VBA
18 17 (1.03%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 87 (5.25%) Degree
2 75 (4.52%) Cisco Certification
3 65 (3.92%) CCNP
4 52 (3.14%) Security Cleared
5 49 (2.96%) CCNA
6 38 (2.29%) SC Cleared
7 36 (2.17%) MOS
8 33 (1.99%) Microsoft Certification
9 32 (1.93%) MCSE
10 26 (1.57%) CCIE
10 26 (1.57%) ITIL Certification
11 25 (1.51%) CEH
12 24 (1.45%) GSEC
13 23 (1.39%) GIAC
14 18 (1.09%) A+ Certification
15 17 (1.03%) Computer Science Degree
16 14 (0.84%) CISSP
16 14 (0.84%) DV Cleared
17 13 (0.78%) CISA
17 13 (0.78%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 123 (7.42%) QA
2 70 (4.22%) GDPR
3 47 (2.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 26 (1.57%) SLA
5 24 (1.45%) Cyber Essentials
6 13 (0.78%) PMO
7 10 (0.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 9 (0.54%) Basel II
8 9 (0.54%) HIPAA
9 8 (0.48%) Data Quality
10 7 (0.42%) COBIT
10 7 (0.42%) PCI DSS
11 4 (0.24%) NIST 800
12 2 (0.12%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
12 2 (0.12%) ISO 22301
13 1 (0.060%) ISO 9001
13 1 (0.060%) ISO/IEC 17025
13 1 (0.060%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
13 1 (0.060%) P3O
System Software
1 212 (12.79%) Active Directory
2 161 (9.71%) Docker
3 72 (4.34%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 33 (1.99%) Hyper-V
5 26 (1.57%) VMware Infrastructure
6 21 (1.27%) XenApp
7 7 (0.42%) vSphere
8 6 (0.36%) Terminal Services
9 5 (0.30%) Virtual Machines
9 5 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (0.24%) Squid
11 3 (0.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 3 (0.18%) Virtual Servers
12 2 (0.12%) Microsoft App-V
12 2 (0.12%) Virtual Desktop
12 2 (0.12%) VMware Server
12 2 (0.12%) VMware Workstation
12 2 (0.12%) XenDesktop
13 1 (0.060%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 113 (6.82%) Kubernetes
2 70 (4.22%) Ansible
3 67 (4.04%) Oozie
4 61 (3.68%) SCCM
5 49 (2.96%) Terraform
6 33 (1.99%) Opscode Chef
7 32 (1.93%) Puppet
8 28 (1.69%) Nagios
9 18 (1.09%) Ambari
10 13 (0.78%) Mesos
11 11 (0.66%) EnCase
12 8 (0.48%) Single Sign-On
13 4 (0.24%) FTK
13 4 (0.24%) Kibana
13 4 (0.24%) Sysdig
14 3 (0.18%) AirWatch
14 3 (0.18%) Cisco CUCM
14 3 (0.18%) Cisco Prime
15 2 (0.12%) Packer
15 2 (0.12%) SCOM
Vendors
1 265 (15.98%) Microsoft
2 126 (7.60%) iManage
3 115 (6.94%) Cloudera
4 89 (5.37%) Cisco
4 89 (5.37%) Citrix
5 81 (4.89%) Google
6 71 (4.28%) VMware
7 60 (3.62%) CheckPoint
8 42 (2.53%) Sony
9 29 (1.75%) IBM
9 29 (1.75%) Intapp
10 25 (1.51%) Aderant
10 25 (1.51%) Tableau
11 21 (1.27%) SAP
12 19 (1.15%) HP
13 18 (1.09%) Salesforce.com
14 15 (0.90%) Oracle
15 14 (0.84%) Adobe
16 12 (0.72%) Avaya
16 12 (0.72%) EXASOL