Period
to 26 September 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 26 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Law
England > London
6 months to
26 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 127 134 166
Rank change year-on-year +7 +32 +25
Permanent jobs citing Law 515 1,411 1,527
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 2.60% 2.53% 2.22%
As % of the General category 5.35% 5.27% 4.38%
Number of salaries quoted 411 1,129 1,349
Median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £33,750 £33,950 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.55% +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 9,634 26,794 34,897
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 48.61% 48.10% 50.75%
Number of salaries quoted 7,842 21,049 27,096
Median annual salary £72,500 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.54% +4.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £42,500 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £117,500 £103,750 £97,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +2.94%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 +37 187 £60,000 -7.69% 19
South London +30 20 £67,500 +18.42%
West London +57 16 £52,500 -25.00% 7
East London +32 4 £80,000 +23.08%
Law
England

For the 6 months to 26 September 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.

1 123 (23.88%) Agile Software Development
2 113 (21.94%) AWS
3 111 (21.55%) Finance
4 93 (18.06%) Python
5 92 (17.86%) Azure
6 89 (17.28%) JavaScript
7 82 (15.92%) Windows
7 82 (15.92%) Microsoft
8 78 (15.15%) Security Cleared
9 75 (14.56%) SaaS
10 72 (13.98%) Legal
11 65 (12.62%) DevOps
12 58 (11.26%) Problem-Solving
13 56 (10.87%) Project Management
13 56 (10.87%) SC Cleared
14 54 (10.49%) Linux
14 54 (10.49%) SQL
15 53 (10.29%) Terraform
16 52 (10.10%) Java
17 51 (9.90%) E-Commerce
17 51 (9.90%) C#
18 46 (8.93%) Migration
19 44 (8.54%) CRM
19 44 (8.54%) Microservices
20 43 (8.35%) TDD
21 41 (7.96%) Docker
21 41 (7.96%) Threat Management
22 40 (7.77%) Degree
22 40 (7.77%) HTML
23 37 (7.18%) CSS

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 18 (3.50%) IIS
1 18 (3.50%) SharePoint
2 12 (2.33%) Elasticsearch
3 11 (2.14%) MS Exchange
4 6 (1.17%) CMS
5 5 (0.97%) Apache Spark
6 4 (0.78%) EPiServer
7 3 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (0.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.19%) Apache
8 1 (0.19%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.19%) Camunda
8 1 (0.19%) Drupal
8 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.19%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.19%) SAS
8 1 (0.19%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.19%) WordPress
Applications
1 32 (6.21%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (2.91%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (1.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (0.78%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.58%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.39%) Adobe Premiere
7 1 (0.19%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 20 (3.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (2.91%) Dynamics AX
2 15 (2.91%) Shopify
3 9 (1.75%) Magento
4 4 (0.78%) Elite 3E
4 4 (0.78%) Relativity
4 4 (0.78%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 3 (0.58%) Distributed Ledger
5 3 (0.58%) Oracle Cash Management
5 3 (0.58%) Payment Gateway
6 2 (0.39%) Oracle General Ledger
6 2 (0.39%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (0.39%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (0.19%) Endur
7 1 (0.19%) Finacle
7 1 (0.19%) Oracle FAH
7 1 (0.19%) Ringtail
7 1 (0.19%) SAP Business One
7 1 (0.19%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.19%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 113 (21.94%) AWS
2 92 (17.86%) Azure
3 75 (14.56%) SaaS
4 33 (6.41%) Office 365
5 31 (6.02%) Serverless
6 29 (5.63%) AWS Lambda
6 29 (5.63%) GCP
7 20 (3.88%) Cloud Computing
7 20 (3.88%) PaaS
8 17 (3.30%) Dynamics 365
8 17 (3.30%) IaaS
9 13 (2.52%) Amazon S3
10 9 (1.75%) Amazon ECS
11 8 (1.55%) Amazon EC2
11 8 (1.55%) Amazon Kinesis
12 7 (1.36%) Power Platform
13 5 (0.97%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 5 (0.97%) AWS CloudFormation
13 5 (0.97%) GitHub
13 5 (0.97%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 26 (5.05%) Firewall
2 24 (4.66%) Wireless
3 22 (4.27%) Internet
4 19 (3.69%) LAN
5 15 (2.91%) WAN
6 13 (2.52%) Intrusion Detection
7 10 (1.94%) DNS
8 7 (1.36%) Unified Communications
8 7 (1.36%) Wi-Fi
9 6 (1.17%) BGP
9 6 (1.17%) DHCP
9 6 (1.17%) EIGRP
9 6 (1.17%) Network Security
9 6 (1.17%) OSPF
9 6 (1.17%) Skype
10 5 (0.97%) NetScaler
10 5 (0.97%) TCP/IP
10 5 (0.97%) VoIP
10 5 (0.97%) WLAN
11 4 (0.78%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (3.88%) SQL Server
2 13 (2.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 11 (2.14%) Big Data
3 11 (2.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (1.55%) Amazon Athena
4 8 (1.55%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (1.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 8 (1.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (1.36%) Apache Cassandra
5 7 (1.36%) NoSQL
5 7 (1.36%) Power BI
5 7 (1.36%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (1.36%) SQL Server 2014
6 6 (1.17%) CouchDB
7 4 (0.78%) EDRMS
7 4 (0.78%) Hadoop
8 3 (0.58%) Blockchain
8 3 (0.58%) Pentaho
9 2 (0.39%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.39%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 31 (6.02%) Jenkins
2 24 (4.66%) TeamCity
3 21 (4.08%) Git (software)
4 17 (3.30%) GitLab
5 10 (1.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 9 (1.75%) Selenium
7 8 (1.55%) Octopus Deploy
8 7 (1.36%) JIRA
9 6 (1.17%) Cucumber
10 5 (0.97%) Visual Studio
11 4 (0.78%) Oracle Forms
11 4 (0.78%) SpecFlow
12 3 (0.58%) GoCD
12 3 (0.58%) Postman
12 3 (0.58%) REST Assured
13 2 (0.39%) Bitbucket
13 2 (0.39%) CircleCI
13 2 (0.39%) Team Foundation Server
13 2 (0.39%) TestRail
13 2 (0.39%) Zephyr
General
1 111 (21.55%) Finance
2 72 (13.98%) Legal
3 36 (6.99%) Marketing
4 21 (4.08%) Local Government
4 21 (4.08%) Police
5 20 (3.88%) Banking
6 12 (2.33%) Retail
7 11 (2.14%) Games
8 10 (1.94%) Back Office
9 7 (1.36%) Financial Institution
9 7 (1.36%) General Ledger
9 7 (1.36%) Public Sector
10 6 (1.17%) Fire and Rescue
11 5 (0.97%) German Language
11 5 (0.97%) Telecoms
12 4 (0.78%) Advertising
13 3 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.58%) Spanish Language
14 2 (0.39%) Billing
14 2 (0.39%) French Language
Job Titles
1 108 (20.97%) Developer
2 57 (11.07%) Analyst
3 40 (7.77%) Consultant
4 29 (5.63%) AWS Engineer
5 21 (4.08%) Senior Developer
6 20 (3.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 17 (3.30%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 17 (3.30%) Network Engineer
8 16 (3.11%) .NET Developer
8 16 (3.11%) C# .NET Developer
8 16 (3.11%) C# Developer
9 14 (2.72%) Administrator
9 14 (2.72%) DevOps Engineer
9 14 (2.72%) Security Consultant
10 13 (2.52%) Product Owner
10 13 (2.52%) Python Developer
10 13 (2.52%) Support Analyst
11 12 (2.33%) Product Manager
11 12 (2.33%) Support Engineer
11 12 (2.33%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (7.77%) HTML
2 37 (7.18%) CSS
3 36 (6.99%) Node.js
4 34 (6.60%) .NET
5 28 (5.44%) Web Services
6 27 (5.24%) React
7 19 (3.69%) Vue.js
8 18 (3.50%) REST
9 12 (2.33%) ASP.NET
9 12 (2.33%) SOAP
10 9 (1.75%) .NET Framework
10 9 (1.75%) AngularJS
10 9 (1.75%) React Native
11 8 (1.55%) Elastic Stack
11 8 (1.55%) SailPoint
12 7 (1.36%) Kafka
12 7 (1.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 7 (1.36%) WinForms
13 6 (1.17%) JSON
13 6 (1.17%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 37 (7.18%) Cybercrime
2 29 (5.63%) Management Information System
3 24 (4.66%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (4.66%) Greenfield Project
4 15 (2.91%) Mobile App
5 10 (1.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 10 (1.94%) User Experience
6 9 (1.75%) Self-Motivation
6 9 (1.75%) Social Media
6 9 (1.75%) Video Conferencing
7 8 (1.55%) Cyberthreat
7 8 (1.55%) Data Structures
7 8 (1.55%) Security Operations Centre
8 7 (1.36%) Data Protection Act
8 7 (1.36%) Freedom of Information
8 7 (1.36%) Freedom of Information Act
8 7 (1.36%) Linux Command Line
9 6 (1.17%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (1.17%) Taxonomies
10 5 (0.97%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 82 (15.92%) Windows
2 54 (10.49%) Linux
3 33 (6.41%) Windows Server
4 20 (3.88%) Windows 10
5 10 (1.94%) Android
6 9 (1.75%) Ubuntu
7 8 (1.55%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (1.36%) Unix
8 7 (1.36%) Windows Server 2016
9 5 (0.97%) Apple iOS
10 4 (0.78%) Mesosphere
10 4 (0.78%) Windows Server 2019
11 2 (0.39%) CentOS
11 2 (0.39%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (23.88%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (12.62%) DevOps
3 58 (11.26%) Problem-Solving
4 56 (10.87%) Project Management
5 51 (9.90%) E-Commerce
6 46 (8.93%) Migration
7 44 (8.54%) CRM
7 44 (8.54%) Microservices
8 43 (8.35%) TDD
9 41 (7.96%) Threat Management
10 37 (7.18%) Information Security
10 37 (7.18%) Stakeholder Management
11 34 (6.60%) Analytics
12 33 (6.41%) Cybersecurity
12 33 (6.41%) Infrastructure as Code
12 33 (6.41%) ITIL
13 30 (5.83%) Software Engineering
14 29 (5.63%) Configuration Management
14 29 (5.63%) Fintech
14 29 (5.63%) OO
Programming Languages
1 93 (18.06%) Python
2 89 (17.28%) JavaScript
3 54 (10.49%) SQL
4 52 (10.10%) Java
5 51 (9.90%) C#
6 32 (6.21%) PowerShell
7 24 (4.66%) Ruby
8 16 (3.11%) Go
9 15 (2.91%) TypeScript
10 10 (1.94%) Kotlin
11 8 (1.55%) C
11 8 (1.55%) C++
11 8 (1.55%) PHP
12 7 (1.36%) Java 8
13 6 (1.17%) Bash Shell
13 6 (1.17%) PL/SQL
13 6 (1.17%) T-SQL
14 5 (0.97%) Shell Script
15 3 (0.58%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
15 3 (0.58%) Scala
Qualifications
1 78 (15.15%) Security Cleared
2 56 (10.87%) SC Cleared
3 40 (7.77%) Degree
4 24 (4.66%) CISSP
5 18 (3.50%) Cisco Certification
6 14 (2.72%) CISM
7 13 (2.52%) CISA
8 12 (2.33%) CCNA
9 9 (1.75%) CRISC
9 9 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 8 (1.55%) DV Cleared
11 7 (1.36%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 6 (1.17%) (ISC)2 CCSP
12 6 (1.17%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
12 6 (1.17%) OSCP
13 5 (0.97%) Master's Degree
13 5 (0.97%) MCSE
13 5 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
13 5 (0.97%) Network+ Certification
13 5 (0.97%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.11%) GDPR
2 14 (2.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (2.33%) PMO
4 11 (2.14%) QA
5 6 (1.17%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 5 (0.97%) COBIT
7 3 (0.58%) Cyber Essentials
7 3 (0.58%) ISO 20022
7 3 (0.58%) PSD2
7 3 (0.58%) TARGET2
8 2 (0.39%) ISO 22301
8 2 (0.39%) NIST
9 1 (0.19%) Dodd-Frank
9 1 (0.19%) EMIR
9 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 17025
9 1 (0.19%) MiFID
9 1 (0.19%) NIST 800
System Software
1 41 (7.96%) Docker
2 31 (6.02%) Active Directory
3 10 (1.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.97%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (0.39%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.19%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
6 1 (0.19%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.19%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (0.19%) XenApp
6 1 (0.19%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 53 (10.29%) Terraform
2 36 (6.99%) Kubernetes
3 35 (6.80%) Puppet
4 27 (5.24%) Ansible
5 13 (2.52%) SCCM
6 11 (2.14%) Opscode Chef
7 8 (1.55%) Kibana
7 8 (1.55%) logstash
8 6 (1.17%) Microsoft Intune
9 4 (0.78%) Automic
9 4 (0.78%) CASB
9 4 (0.78%) Consul
9 4 (0.78%) Prometheus
9 4 (0.78%) QRadar
9 4 (0.78%) WSUS
10 3 (0.58%) Single Sign-On
11 2 (0.39%) SCOM
12 1 (0.19%) BMC PATROL
12 1 (0.19%) EnCase
12 1 (0.19%) FTK
Vendors
1 82 (15.92%) Microsoft
2 29 (5.63%) Cisco
3 21 (4.08%) Capita
3 21 (4.08%) Oracle
4 16 (3.11%) Salesforce.com
5 15 (2.91%) Citrix
6 14 (2.72%) Google
7 13 (2.52%) Splunk
7 13 (2.52%) VMware
8 10 (1.94%) iManage
9 8 (1.55%) CyberArk
9 8 (1.55%) Intapp
10 7 (1.36%) CheckPoint
11 6 (1.17%) Aderant
11 6 (1.17%) Facebook
11 6 (1.17%) Instagram
11 6 (1.17%) Sony
12 5 (0.97%) ForgeRock
12 5 (0.97%) hybris
12 5 (0.97%) Rackspace