Period
to 20 February 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 20 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Law
England > London
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 124 152 92
Rank change year-on-year +28 -60 +25
Permanent jobs citing Law 1,889 1,552 2,839
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.68% 2.23% 3.33%
As % of the General category 5.22% 4.32% 6.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1,626 1,342 2,569
London median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £78,125 £75,000 £75,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 36,203 35,912 46,554
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 51.41% 51.57% 54.61%
Number of salaries quoted 28,315 30,276 39,104
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £93,750 £88,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.94% +3.00% -

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 20 February 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 20 February 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 +4 601 £55,000 +4.76% 189
South London +25 40 £50,223 +64.66% 41
West London +19 32 £50,000 - 51
East London +3 19 £55,000 +52.78% 8
North London +1 1 £40,000 +6.67% 1
Law
England

For the 6 months to 20 February 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.

1 740 (39.17%) Legal
2 522 (27.63%) Windows
3 444 (23.50%) Finance
4 416 (22.02%) Microsoft
5 384 (20.33%) Microsoft Office
6 377 (19.96%) Active Directory
7 290 (15.35%) SQL
8 281 (14.88%) Agile Software Development
9 250 (13.23%) iManage
10 233 (12.33%) ITIL
11 217 (11.49%) Windows 7
12 213 (11.28%) VMware
13 203 (10.75%) Citrix
14 191 (10.11%) Windows Server
15 166 (8.79%) SQL Server
16 165 (8.73%) C#
16 165 (8.73%) Project Management
17 164 (8.68%) .NET
18 163 (8.63%) JavaScript
19 160 (8.47%) Microsoft Azure
20 155 (8.21%) Cisco
20 155 (8.21%) Elite 3E
21 149 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
22 143 (7.57%) Degree
23 137 (7.25%) Analytical Skills
24 135 (7.15%) Windows Server 2008
25 132 (6.99%) Document Management
26 128 (6.78%) Windows 10
27 119 (6.30%) Skype
28 116 (6.14%) Aderant

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
1 112 (5.93%) Skype for Business
2 109 (5.77%) MS Exchange
3 88 (4.66%) Exchange Server 2013
4 81 (4.29%) SharePoint
5 62 (3.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 59 (3.12%) Exchange Server 2010
7 23 (1.22%) IIS
8 22 (1.16%) CMS
8 22 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2003
9 15 (0.79%) SharePoint 2013
10 13 (0.69%) Apache Spark
11 12 (0.64%) Apache
11 12 (0.64%) Elasticsearch
12 11 (0.58%) Drupal
13 8 (0.42%) Site Server
14 7 (0.37%) SharePoint 2010
15 6 (0.32%) Confluence
16 5 (0.26%) WordPress
17 4 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2007
17 4 (0.21%) WebSphere
Applications
1 384 (20.33%) Microsoft Office
2 60 (3.18%) Microsoft Excel
3 58 (3.07%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 33 (1.75%) Microsoft Project
5 27 (1.43%) MS Visio
6 23 (1.22%) Acrobat
7 12 (0.64%) InfoPath
8 10 (0.53%) Adobe Captivate
9 9 (0.48%) Camtasia
10 3 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 2 (0.11%) Adobe Premiere
11 2 (0.11%) EngageOne
11 2 (0.11%) QuarkXPress
12 1 (0.053%) Adobe Illustrator
12 1 (0.053%) InDesign
12 1 (0.053%) Lectora
12 1 (0.053%) Photoshop
12 1 (0.053%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 155 (8.21%) Elite 3E
2 30 (1.59%) Relativity
3 24 (1.27%) Carpe Diem
4 16 (0.85%) Concordance
4 16 (0.85%) Ringtail
5 9 (0.48%) SAP ERP
6 6 (0.32%) Magento
7 5 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
7 5 (0.26%) Payment Gateway
8 4 (0.21%) Visualfiles
9 3 (0.16%) Adobe Campaign
9 3 (0.16%) DocuMatrix
9 3 (0.16%) PeopleSoft HCM
9 3 (0.16%) PeopleSoft HRMS
9 3 (0.16%) Veritas eDiscovery
10 2 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
10 2 (0.11%) Exstream
10 2 (0.11%) HFM
10 2 (0.11%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 2 (0.11%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 160 (8.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 106 (5.61%) Office 365
3 100 (5.29%) Mimecast
4 96 (5.08%) Amazon AWS
5 58 (3.07%) SaaS
6 24 (1.27%) IaaS
7 18 (0.95%) Google Cloud Platform
8 16 (0.85%) PaaS
9 5 (0.26%) Amazon S3
10 4 (0.21%) Google Analytics
10 4 (0.21%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 3 (0.16%) Azure Active Directory
11 3 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
12 2 (0.11%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
12 2 (0.11%) Dynamics 365
12 2 (0.11%) GitHub
12 2 (0.11%) Serverless
13 1 (0.053%) iTunes
13 1 (0.053%) Slack
13 1 (0.053%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 119 (6.30%) Skype
2 91 (4.82%) Firewall
3 80 (4.24%) VPN
4 76 (4.02%) WAN
5 73 (3.86%) SAN
6 69 (3.65%) LAN
7 67 (3.55%) Network Security
8 57 (3.02%) Unified Communications
9 56 (2.96%) DNS
10 53 (2.81%) Intranet
11 52 (2.75%) DHCP
12 48 (2.54%) TCP/IP
13 43 (2.28%) VLAN
14 40 (2.12%) VoIP
15 36 (1.91%) NAS
16 34 (1.80%) Internet
17 32 (1.69%) Wireless
18 30 (1.59%) Intrusion Detection
19 28 (1.48%) WLAN
20 24 (1.27%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 166 (8.79%) SQL Server
2 85 (4.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 56 (2.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 50 (2.65%) Big Data
5 34 (1.80%) NoSQL
6 33 (1.75%) Relational Database
7 29 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
8 24 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 22 (1.16%) Power BI
10 20 (1.06%) MySQL
11 16 (0.85%) RDBMS
12 15 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
13 14 (0.74%) EDRMS
14 13 (0.69%) MongoDB
15 10 (0.53%) Hadoop
16 6 (0.32%) IDOL
17 5 (0.26%) Crystal Reports
17 5 (0.26%) Data Lake
17 5 (0.26%) PostgreSQL
17 5 (0.26%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 45 (2.38%) TeamCity
2 31 (1.64%) JIRA
3 29 (1.54%) Git (software)
4 27 (1.43%) Selenium
5 25 (1.32%) Octopus Deploy
5 25 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
6 22 (1.16%) Jenkins
7 20 (1.06%) Visual Studio
8 14 (0.74%) SpecFlow
9 13 (0.69%) WebDriver
10 12 (0.64%) Cucumber
11 10 (0.53%) NUnit
12 8 (0.42%) InstallShield
12 8 (0.42%) Subversion
13 6 (0.32%) FrontPage
13 6 (0.32%) Maven
14 5 (0.26%) Axure RP
14 5 (0.26%) Bitbucket
15 3 (0.16%) Codeship
15 3 (0.16%) SoapUI
General
1 740 (39.17%) Legal
2 444 (23.50%) Finance
3 98 (5.19%) Banking
4 50 (2.65%) Retail
5 47 (2.49%) Marketing
6 30 (1.59%) Advertising
7 28 (1.48%) Military
8 27 (1.43%) Telecoms
9 24 (1.27%) Investment Banking
10 23 (1.22%) Publishing
11 21 (1.11%) Billing
11 21 (1.11%) Financial Institution
12 20 (1.06%) Games
13 16 (0.85%) Automotive
14 8 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
15 7 (0.37%) Local Government
16 6 (0.32%) Electronics
16 6 (0.32%) Multimedia
17 4 (0.21%) Back Office
17 4 (0.21%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 560 (29.65%) Analyst
2 268 (14.19%) Developer
3 170 (9.00%) Support Analyst
4 109 (5.77%) Project Manager
5 106 (5.61%) Consultant
6 104 (5.51%) Service Analyst
7 103 (5.45%) Service Desk Analyst
8 92 (4.87%) Trainer
9 90 (4.76%) IT Analyst
10 71 (3.76%) Team Leader
11 70 (3.71%) 2nd Line Support
12 69 (3.65%) Legal Analyst
13 66 (3.49%) Systems Analyst
14 65 (3.44%) Senior Developer
15 64 (3.39%) IT Trainer
16 63 (3.34%) Infrastructure Analyst
17 62 (3.28%) IT Manager
18 53 (2.81%) IT Support
19 52 (2.75%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
20 51 (2.70%) Help Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 164 (8.68%) .NET
2 109 (5.77%) HTML
3 98 (5.19%) AngularJS
4 85 (4.50%) CSS
5 74 (3.92%) ASP.NET Web API
6 61 (3.23%) Node.js
7 59 (3.12%) React
8 57 (3.02%) Web Services
9 54 (2.86%) HTML5
10 48 (2.54%) RESTful
11 37 (1.96%) ASP.NET
12 33 (1.75%) REST
13 32 (1.69%) jQuery
14 31 (1.64%) Redux
15 30 (1.59%) XML
16 27 (1.43%) .NET Framework
17 26 (1.38%) Ruby on Rails
18 23 (1.22%) Vue (Vue.js)
19 22 (1.16%) ASP.NET MVC
19 22 (1.16%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 137 (7.25%) Analytical Skills
2 110 (5.82%) Blackberry
3 83 (4.39%) Greenfield Project
4 65 (3.44%) User Experience
5 61 (3.23%) Management Information System
6 59 (3.12%) Computer Science
7 57 (3.02%) Mobile App
8 53 (2.81%) e-Learning
9 51 (2.70%) Data Centre
10 45 (2.38%) iPhone
11 40 (2.12%) Video Conferencing
12 39 (2.06%) Enterprise Software
13 36 (1.91%) Fintech
14 27 (1.43%) HP StoreVirtual
15 23 (1.22%) PMI
16 22 (1.16%) Smartphone
17 19 (1.01%) iPad
18 18 (0.95%) Digital Media
19 17 (0.90%) Cyberthreat
20 14 (0.74%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 522 (27.63%) Windows
2 217 (11.49%) Windows 7
3 191 (10.11%) Windows Server
4 135 (7.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 128 (6.78%) Windows 10
6 111 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
7 104 (5.51%) Linux
8 76 (4.02%) Android
9 58 (3.07%) Apple iOS
10 31 (1.64%) Unix
11 21 (1.11%) Windows 8
12 15 (0.79%) Windows Phone
13 13 (0.69%) Windows Server 2003
13 13 (0.69%) Windows XP
14 12 (0.64%) Mac OS
15 7 (0.37%) Mac OS X
16 5 (0.26%) Data ONTAP
17 3 (0.16%) Kali Linux
18 2 (0.11%) CentOS
18 2 (0.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 281 (14.88%) Agile Software Development
2 233 (12.33%) ITIL
3 165 (8.73%) Project Management
4 132 (6.99%) Document Management
5 110 (5.82%) Information Security
6 106 (5.61%) CRM
7 101 (5.35%) TDD
8 99 (5.24%) Change Management
9 92 (4.87%) Analytics
10 91 (4.82%) DevOps
11 89 (4.71%) Scrum
12 86 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
13 81 (4.29%) E-Commerce
13 81 (4.29%) Risk Management
14 79 (4.18%) Cybersecurity
15 78 (4.13%) Continuous Improvement
16 77 (4.08%) Microservices
17 76 (4.02%) MVC
17 76 (4.02%) Stakeholder Management
18 73 (3.86%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 290 (15.35%) SQL
2 165 (8.73%) C#
3 163 (8.63%) JavaScript
4 76 (4.02%) PowerShell
5 74 (3.92%) Java
6 55 (2.91%) Python
7 37 (1.96%) T-SQL
8 36 (1.91%) PHP
9 27 (1.43%) Ruby
10 18 (0.95%) Perl
11 17 (0.90%) R
12 15 (0.79%) Go
13 14 (0.74%) ES6
13 14 (0.74%) Scala
14 12 (0.64%) VBA
15 11 (0.58%) C
16 10 (0.53%) Bash Shell
16 10 (0.53%) C++
17 9 (0.48%) Objective-C
18 8 (0.42%) VB
Qualifications
1 143 (7.57%) Degree
2 78 (4.13%) CISSP
3 50 (2.65%) CISM
4 46 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
4 46 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
5 40 (2.12%) ITIL Certification
6 38 (2.01%) CISA
6 38 (2.01%) MCSE
7 36 (1.91%) CCNA
8 35 (1.85%) Computer Science Degree
9 31 (1.64%) PMI Certification
10 19 (1.01%) MCSA
10 19 (1.01%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 18 (0.95%) CCNP
12 17 (0.90%) ISEB
13 16 (0.85%) Security Cleared
14 15 (0.79%) SC Cleared
15 13 (0.69%) ACCA
15 13 (0.69%) PMP
16 12 (0.64%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 82 (4.34%) QA
2 61 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 60 (3.18%) GDPR
4 58 (3.07%) SLA
5 37 (1.96%) PMO
6 22 (1.16%) Cyber Essentials
7 12 (0.64%) PCI DSS
8 8 (0.42%) GCP
9 6 (0.32%) ISO 22301
10 4 (0.21%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 4 (0.21%) Data Quality
10 4 (0.21%) FATCA
10 4 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 3 (0.16%) IFRS
11 3 (0.16%) Solvency II
11 3 (0.16%) WCAG
12 2 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
12 2 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27005
13 1 (0.053%) ISAE 3402
13 1 (0.053%) NEBOSH
System Software
1 377 (19.96%) Active Directory
2 149 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 60 (3.18%) XenApp
4 54 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
5 40 (2.12%) vSphere
6 37 (1.96%) Hyper-V
7 36 (1.91%) DFS Replication
7 36 (1.91%) Docker
8 34 (1.80%) XenDesktop
9 8 (0.42%) Virtual Desktop
10 7 (0.37%) VMware Server
11 4 (0.21%) Firmware
11 4 (0.21%) Virtual Machines
12 3 (0.16%) Snort
13 2 (0.11%) Microsoft App-V
14 1 (0.053%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
14 1 (0.053%) BitLocker
14 1 (0.053%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 1 (0.053%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 71 (3.76%) SCCM
2 32 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
3 31 (1.64%) Puppet
4 29 (1.54%) Ansible
5 27 (1.43%) vCenter Server
6 24 (1.27%) Kubernetes
7 23 (1.22%) AirWatch
8 12 (0.64%) SCOM
9 11 (0.58%) Terraform
10 7 (0.37%) Cisco CUCM
11 5 (0.26%) WSUS
12 4 (0.21%) Salt
13 3 (0.16%) Failover Clustering
13 3 (0.16%) Norton AntiVirus
13 3 (0.16%) Perfmon
13 3 (0.16%) RSA Security Analytics
13 3 (0.16%) Single Sign-On
14 2 (0.11%) Backup Exec
14 2 (0.11%) FTK
14 2 (0.11%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 416 (22.02%) Microsoft
2 250 (13.23%) iManage
3 213 (11.28%) VMware
4 203 (10.75%) Citrix
5 155 (8.21%) Cisco
6 116 (6.14%) Aderant
7 83 (4.39%) HP
8 67 (3.55%) Intapp
9 54 (2.86%) NetApp
10 43 (2.28%) Adobe
11 31 (1.64%) Avaya
12 29 (1.54%) CheckPoint
13 26 (1.38%) Apple
13 26 (1.38%) Google
14 25 (1.32%) Xerox
15 24 (1.27%) F5
16 21 (1.11%) SAP
17 18 (0.95%) Dell
17 18 (0.95%) McAfee
18 16 (0.85%) Oracle