Period
to 21 May 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 21 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Law
England > London
6 months to
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 143 170 84
Rank change year-on-year +27 -86 +26
Permanent jobs citing Law 1,700 1,432 3,036
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.47% 2.10% 3.68%
As % of the General category 5.00% 4.14% 6.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1,532 1,205 2,752
London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £32,000 £30,200 £31,250
90th Percentile £79,875 £75,000 £75,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,250 £52,500
% change year-on-year -0.50% -4.29% +8.25%

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 34,014 34,561 43,931
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 49.39% 50.76% 53.32%
Number of salaries quoted 26,638 28,330 37,449
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £96,250 £93,750 £88,800
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +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 May 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 21 May 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 +29 599 £55,000 - 177
West London +40 44 £40,000 -15.79% 57
South London +10 32 £53,228 -3.22% 21
East London +16 14 £55,000 +70.54% 9
North London - 2 £33,433 - 2
Law
England

For the 6 months to 21 May 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.

1 641 (37.71%) Legal
2 458 (26.94%) Windows
3 376 (22.12%) Microsoft
4 341 (20.06%) Finance
5 318 (18.71%) Microsoft Office
6 290 (17.06%) SQL
7 280 (16.47%) Active Directory
8 263 (15.47%) Agile Software Development
9 227 (13.35%) iManage
10 217 (12.76%) ITIL
11 169 (9.94%) C#
12 167 (9.82%) VMware
13 166 (9.76%) Degree
14 165 (9.71%) Windows 7
15 159 (9.35%) Citrix
16 150 (8.82%) Project Management
17 149 (8.76%) Windows Server
18 144 (8.47%) SQL Server
19 135 (7.94%) JavaScript
20 128 (7.53%) Java
20 128 (7.53%) Document Management
21 124 (7.29%) Windows 10
22 121 (7.12%) DevOps
23 118 (6.94%) Skype
24 114 (6.71%) Office 365
25 112 (6.59%) Microsoft Azure
25 112 (6.59%) .NET
26 110 (6.47%) Cisco
27 109 (6.41%) Analytical Skills
28 108 (6.35%) CRM

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
1 100 (5.88%) Skype for Business
2 70 (4.12%) MS Exchange
3 63 (3.71%) Exchange Server 2013
4 47 (2.76%) SharePoint
5 46 (2.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 39 (2.29%) IIS
7 25 (1.47%) CMS
7 25 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2010
8 23 (1.35%) Apache Spark
9 18 (1.06%) Elasticsearch
10 14 (0.82%) Drupal
11 10 (0.59%) SharePoint 2013
12 9 (0.53%) SharePoint 2010
13 8 (0.47%) Apache
13 8 (0.47%) Confluence
14 7 (0.41%) Tomcat
15 6 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2003
16 5 (0.29%) BizTalk Server
16 5 (0.29%) Cloud Foundry
16 5 (0.29%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 318 (18.71%) Microsoft Office
2 90 (5.29%) Microsoft Excel
3 86 (5.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 30 (1.76%) MS Visio
5 23 (1.35%) Camtasia
6 19 (1.12%) Adobe Captivate
7 17 (1.00%) Acrobat
8 15 (0.88%) Microsoft Project
9 7 (0.41%) InfoPath
10 5 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
11 4 (0.24%) Photoshop
12 3 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 2 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
13 2 (0.12%) Adobe Premiere
13 2 (0.12%) EngageOne
13 2 (0.12%) QuarkXPress
14 1 (0.059%) Chatbot
14 1 (0.059%) InDesign
14 1 (0.059%) Lectora
14 1 (0.059%) Stata
Business Applications
1 88 (5.18%) Elite 3E
2 33 (1.94%) Relativity
3 30 (1.76%) Concordance
4 28 (1.65%) Carpe Diem
5 25 (1.47%) Ringtail
6 10 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
7 9 (0.53%) Veritas eDiscovery
8 5 (0.29%) Visualfiles
9 4 (0.24%) PeopleSoft HCM
10 3 (0.18%) DocuMatrix
11 2 (0.12%) Exstream
11 2 (0.12%) Magento
11 2 (0.12%) Payment Gateway
11 2 (0.12%) PeopleSoft HRMS
11 2 (0.12%) Primavera
11 2 (0.12%) Workfront
12 1 (0.059%) Dynamics AX
12 1 (0.059%) Dynamics NAV
12 1 (0.059%) NetSuite
12 1 (0.059%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 114 (6.71%) Office 365
2 112 (6.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 95 (5.59%) Amazon AWS
4 58 (3.41%) SaaS
5 48 (2.82%) Mimecast
6 28 (1.65%) Google Cloud Platform
7 24 (1.41%) IaaS
8 18 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
9 9 (0.53%) Azure Active Directory
10 8 (0.47%) PaaS
11 7 (0.41%) Serverless
12 6 (0.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 4 (0.24%) Amazon S3
13 4 (0.24%) Google Analytics
14 3 (0.18%) BrowserStack
14 3 (0.18%) Dynamics 365
15 2 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Cloud
15 2 (0.12%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
15 2 (0.12%) Yammer
16 1 (0.059%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 118 (6.94%) Skype
2 78 (4.59%) Firewall
3 64 (3.76%) SAN
4 55 (3.24%) LAN
5 52 (3.06%) WAN
6 48 (2.82%) VPN
7 39 (2.29%) Network Security
8 36 (2.12%) DHCP
9 35 (2.06%) DNS
10 33 (1.94%) Intrusion Detection
11 31 (1.82%) Unified Communications
12 30 (1.76%) VLAN
13 29 (1.71%) NAS
14 28 (1.65%) Wireless
15 27 (1.59%) VoIP
15 27 (1.59%) WebEx
16 26 (1.53%) TCP/IP
17 24 (1.41%) WLAN
18 23 (1.35%) Internet
19 20 (1.18%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 144 (8.47%) SQL Server
2 66 (3.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 52 (3.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 47 (2.76%) Big Data
5 41 (2.41%) Relational Database
6 34 (2.00%) NoSQL
7 31 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
8 26 (1.53%) Hadoop
9 25 (1.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 23 (1.35%) Power BI
11 19 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
12 16 (0.94%) MongoDB
13 14 (0.82%) MySQL
14 12 (0.71%) EDRMS
14 12 (0.71%) RDBMS
15 10 (0.59%) PostgreSQL
15 10 (0.59%) SQL Server 2012
16 6 (0.35%) Apache Cassandra
17 5 (0.29%) PowerPivot
17 5 (0.29%) Redis
Development Applications
1 56 (3.29%) Selenium
2 34 (2.00%) SpecFlow
3 28 (1.65%) WebDriver
4 27 (1.59%) Jenkins
5 25 (1.47%) Visual Studio
6 24 (1.41%) JIRA
6 24 (1.41%) TeamCity
7 23 (1.35%) Git (software)
8 21 (1.24%) Team Foundation Server
9 20 (1.18%) NUnit
10 16 (0.94%) Cucumber
10 16 (0.94%) SoapUI
11 11 (0.65%) Maven
11 11 (0.65%) Octopus Deploy
12 10 (0.59%) JUnit
13 7 (0.41%) CA Release Automation
14 6 (0.35%) FrontPage
14 6 (0.35%) HP UFT
14 6 (0.35%) Subversion
15 5 (0.29%) Axure RP
General
1 641 (37.71%) Legal
2 341 (20.06%) Finance
3 88 (5.18%) Banking
4 55 (3.24%) Marketing
5 52 (3.06%) Retail
6 42 (2.47%) Military
7 40 (2.35%) Games
8 26 (1.53%) Investment Banking
9 22 (1.29%) Billing
10 19 (1.12%) Advertising
10 19 (1.12%) Financial Institution
10 19 (1.12%) Publishing
11 17 (1.00%) Pharmaceutical
12 16 (0.94%) Telecoms
13 7 (0.41%) Multimedia
14 5 (0.29%) Back Office
15 4 (0.24%) International Banking
16 2 (0.12%) French Language
16 2 (0.12%) Front Office
16 2 (0.12%) German Language
Job Titles
1 481 (28.29%) Analyst
2 257 (15.12%) Developer
3 140 (8.24%) Support Analyst
4 105 (6.18%) Project Manager
5 98 (5.76%) Service Analyst
5 98 (5.76%) Service Desk Analyst
6 89 (5.24%) IT Analyst
7 88 (5.18%) Trainer
8 82 (4.82%) Consultant
9 65 (3.82%) IT Trainer
10 62 (3.65%) Business Analyst
11 58 (3.41%) IT Support
12 55 (3.24%) Legal Analyst
13 50 (2.94%) Systems Analyst
14 48 (2.82%) IT Support Analyst
15 45 (2.65%) Infrastructure Analyst
16 41 (2.41%) 2nd Line Support
16 41 (2.41%) Desktop Support
17 40 (2.35%) Senior Developer
18 39 (2.29%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (6.59%) .NET
2 82 (4.82%) HTML
2 82 (4.82%) Web Services
3 75 (4.41%) CSS
4 61 (3.59%) AngularJS
5 58 (3.41%) RESTful
6 54 (3.18%) Node.js
7 50 (2.94%) React
8 39 (2.29%) REST
9 34 (2.00%) ASP.NET Web API
10 31 (1.82%) Redux
11 28 (1.65%) ASP.NET
12 26 (1.53%) Ruby on Rails
13 24 (1.41%) HTML5
13 24 (1.41%) SOAP
13 24 (1.41%) XML
14 22 (1.29%) jQuery
14 22 (1.29%) Vue (Vue.js)
15 21 (1.24%) WCF
16 19 (1.12%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 109 (6.41%) Analytical Skills
2 88 (5.18%) Computer Science
3 80 (4.71%) Greenfield Project
4 76 (4.47%) Blackberry
5 58 (3.41%) e-Learning
6 54 (3.18%) User Experience
7 52 (3.06%) Mobile App
8 51 (3.00%) Management Information System
9 48 (2.82%) Data Centre
10 40 (2.35%) Fintech
11 30 (1.76%) iPhone
11 30 (1.76%) Video Conferencing
12 27 (1.59%) HP StoreVirtual
13 25 (1.47%) Digital Media
14 23 (1.35%) Cybercrime
14 23 (1.35%) Self-Motivation
15 17 (1.00%) Algorithms
15 17 (1.00%) Smartphone
16 15 (0.88%) Learning Management System
17 12 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 458 (26.94%) Windows
2 165 (9.71%) Windows 7
3 149 (8.76%) Windows Server
4 124 (7.29%) Windows 10
5 106 (6.24%) Linux
6 99 (5.82%) Windows Server 2008
7 74 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
8 57 (3.35%) Android
9 29 (1.71%) Apple iOS
10 28 (1.65%) Unix
11 22 (1.29%) Windows 8
12 12 (0.71%) Windows XP
13 10 (0.59%) Windows Server 2003
14 8 (0.47%) Mac OS X
15 7 (0.41%) Mac OS
16 6 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 3 (0.18%) Windows Phone
18 2 (0.12%) CentOS
18 2 (0.12%) Kali Linux
19 1 (0.059%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 263 (15.47%) Agile Software Development
2 217 (12.76%) ITIL
3 150 (8.82%) Project Management
4 128 (7.53%) Document Management
5 121 (7.12%) DevOps
6 108 (6.35%) CRM
7 97 (5.71%) Problem-Solving
8 90 (5.29%) Change Management
9 84 (4.94%) Microservices
9 84 (4.94%) Scrum
10 83 (4.88%) Mentoring
11 79 (4.65%) Information Security
12 77 (4.53%) Cybersecurity
13 75 (4.41%) TDD
14 74 (4.35%) Analytics
15 73 (4.29%) E-Commerce
16 71 (4.18%) Continuous Improvement
16 71 (4.18%) Time Management
17 68 (4.00%) PRINCE2
18 64 (3.76%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 290 (17.06%) SQL
2 169 (9.94%) C#
3 135 (7.94%) JavaScript
4 128 (7.53%) Java
5 89 (5.24%) Python
6 71 (4.18%) PowerShell
7 50 (2.94%) T-SQL
8 38 (2.24%) Ruby
9 34 (2.00%) C
10 32 (1.88%) VBA
11 25 (1.47%) C++
12 24 (1.41%) VB
13 20 (1.18%) Scala
14 19 (1.12%) R
15 18 (1.06%) ES6
16 16 (0.94%) Go
17 15 (0.88%) Perl
18 14 (0.82%) Java 8
18 14 (0.82%) PHP
19 13 (0.76%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 166 (9.76%) Degree
2 54 (3.18%) Computer Science Degree
3 50 (2.94%) CISSP
4 49 (2.88%) Cisco Certification
5 42 (2.47%) Microsoft Certification
6 40 (2.35%) CCNA
7 35 (2.06%) CISM
8 33 (1.94%) CCNP
8 33 (1.94%) CISA
9 31 (1.82%) MCSE
10 29 (1.71%) ITIL Certification
10 29 (1.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 26 (1.53%) Master's Degree
12 24 (1.41%) PMI Certification
13 21 (1.24%) PMP
14 18 (1.06%) MOS
15 16 (0.94%) ISEB
16 14 (0.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 12 (0.71%) MCSA
18 10 (0.59%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 108 (6.35%) QA
2 61 (3.59%) SLA
3 60 (3.53%) GDPR
4 37 (2.18%) PMO
5 36 (2.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 21 (1.24%) Cyber Essentials
7 11 (0.65%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 10 (0.59%) GCP
9 9 (0.53%) Data Quality
10 5 (0.29%) ISO 9001
10 5 (0.29%) PCI DSS
11 3 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 3 (0.18%) Solvency II
12 2 (0.12%) IFRS
13 1 (0.059%) IFRS 9
13 1 (0.059%) ISAE 3402
13 1 (0.059%) ISO 22301
13 1 (0.059%) WCAG
System Software
1 280 (16.47%) Active Directory
2 99 (5.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 54 (3.18%) Hyper-V
4 37 (2.18%) Docker
5 33 (1.94%) DFS Replication
5 33 (1.94%) XenApp
6 32 (1.88%) vSphere
7 31 (1.82%) VMware ESXi
8 25 (1.47%) XenDesktop
9 22 (1.29%) Virtual Machines
10 7 (0.41%) Firmware
11 6 (0.35%) Virtual Desktop
12 3 (0.18%) BitLocker
13 2 (0.12%) VMware Server
14 1 (0.059%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
14 1 (0.059%) HDFS
14 1 (0.059%) Snort
Systems Management
1 48 (2.82%) SCCM
2 32 (1.88%) Opscode Chef
3 30 (1.76%) Ansible
4 28 (1.65%) Puppet
5 26 (1.53%) Kubernetes
6 18 (1.06%) vCenter Server
7 16 (0.94%) Terraform
8 8 (0.47%) AirWatch
9 6 (0.35%) Cisco CUCM
10 5 (0.29%) SCOM
11 4 (0.24%) Perfmon
12 3 (0.18%) Failover Clustering
12 3 (0.18%) Kibana
12 3 (0.18%) WSUS
13 2 (0.12%) Capistrano
13 2 (0.12%) logstash
13 2 (0.12%) Nagios
13 2 (0.12%) Salt
13 2 (0.12%) Single Sign-On
13 2 (0.12%) WMI
Vendors
1 376 (22.12%) Microsoft
2 227 (13.35%) iManage
3 167 (9.82%) VMware
4 159 (9.35%) Citrix
5 110 (6.47%) Cisco
6 104 (6.12%) Aderant
7 64 (3.76%) HP
8 54 (3.18%) Adobe
9 47 (2.76%) Intapp
10 41 (2.41%) NetApp
11 37 (2.18%) Xerox
12 34 (2.00%) Google
13 30 (1.76%) Salesforce.com
14 25 (1.47%) LexisNexis
15 23 (1.35%) Apple
16 17 (1.00%) CheckPoint
17 14 (0.82%) Avaya
18 13 (0.76%) Dell
18 13 (0.76%) Hummingbird
18 13 (0.76%) McAfee