Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Legal over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Legal
England > London
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 109 108 124
Rank change year-on-year -1 +16 +3
Permanent jobs citing Legal 2227 2160 2326
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.96% 2.84% 2.62%
As % of the General category 5.47% 5.42% 4.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1614 1815 1969
London median annual salary £55,000 £56,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.79% +6.67% +5.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £83,750 £85,000 £82,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Legal 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 40726 39823 49300
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 54.21% 52.38% 55.61%
Number of salaries quoted 28724 34002 40996
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £90,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% -

Legal
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Legal as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Legal in London

Legal
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Legal in London.

Salary trend for Legal in London

Legal
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Legal in London over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Legal in London

Legal
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Legal within the London region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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 -28 489 £55,000 +4.76% 46
West London +1 45 £52,500 +10.53% 1
South London -1 34 £47,500 -13.64% 5
East London -8 18 £77,500 +51.22% 3
North London +14 9 £53,500 -16.41%
Legal
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing Legal also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for Legal.

1 1069 (48.00%) Finance
2 606 (27.21%) Law
3 446 (20.03%) Project Management
4 429 (19.26%) Banking
5 425 (19.08%) Degree
6 412 (18.50%) Agile Software Development
7 404 (18.14%) Analytical Skills
8 395 (17.74%) Microsoft
9 386 (17.33%) Windows
10 340 (15.27%) SQL
11 315 (14.14%) Asset Management
12 308 (13.83%) Microsoft Office
13 306 (13.74%) Business Intelligence
14 293 (13.16%) Investment Banking
15 289 (12.98%) Wealth Management
16 265 (11.90%) Active Directory
17 263 (11.81%) Retail Banking
18 242 (10.87%) ITIL
19 238 (10.69%) Information Security
20 216 (9.70%) JavaScript
21 203 (9.12%) SQL Server
22 202 (9.07%) Data Protection
23 201 (9.03%) Stakeholder Management
24 174 (7.81%) Business Analysis
25 173 (7.77%) HTML
26 169 (7.59%) Management Information System
26 169 (7.59%) Windows 7
27 162 (7.27%) Marketing
28 160 (7.18%) C#
29 158 (7.09%) Citrix

Legal
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
1 117 (5.25%) MS Exchange
2 92 (4.13%) SharePoint
3 67 (3.01%) Skype for Business
4 65 (2.92%) Apache Spark
5 62 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
6 55 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2013
7 30 (1.35%) IIS
8 24 (1.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 24 (1.08%) CMS
9 17 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2003
10 16 (0.72%) Apache
11 11 (0.49%) IBM Notes
12 9 (0.40%) Apache Solr
12 9 (0.40%) BizTalk Server
12 9 (0.40%) SAS
13 8 (0.36%) Tomcat
14 7 (0.31%) Drupal
15 6 (0.27%) ColdFusion
15 6 (0.27%) Elasticsearch
16 5 (0.22%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 308 (13.83%) Microsoft Office
2 103 (4.63%) Microsoft Excel
3 67 (3.01%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 39 (1.75%) MS Visio
5 21 (0.94%) Microsoft Project
6 20 (0.90%) Adobe Captivate
7 10 (0.45%) Acrobat
8 8 (0.36%) Photoshop
9 4 (0.18%) Camtasia
9 4 (0.18%) SPSS
10 3 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
10 3 (0.13%) Mathematica
11 2 (0.090%) Final Cut Pro
11 2 (0.090%) Spreadsheet
12 1 (0.045%) Chatbot
12 1 (0.045%) GIMP
12 1 (0.045%) InfoPath
12 1 (0.045%) InVision
12 1 (0.045%) Revit
12 1 (0.045%) SPSS Modeler
Business Applications
1 22 (0.99%) Relativity
2 16 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
3 11 (0.49%) Dynamics NAV
4 7 (0.31%) Visualfiles
5 6 (0.27%) NetSuite
6 5 (0.22%) Concordance
6 5 (0.22%) Ringtail
7 4 (0.18%) Oracle Cash Management
7 4 (0.18%) SAP FI
8 3 (0.13%) SAP BPC
8 3 (0.13%) SAP CO
8 3 (0.13%) SAP FI/CO
8 3 (0.13%) Workfront
9 2 (0.090%) Dynamics AX
9 2 (0.090%) Oracle EBS
9 2 (0.090%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 2 (0.090%) SAP CRM
9 2 (0.090%) SAP GTS
9 2 (0.090%) SAP PM
9 2 (0.090%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 103 (4.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 98 (4.40%) Amazon AWS
3 79 (3.55%) Office 365
4 67 (3.01%) SaaS
5 63 (2.83%) Mimecast
6 15 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
6 15 (0.67%) GitHub
7 11 (0.49%) IaaS
7 11 (0.49%) PaaS
8 6 (0.27%) IBM Blueworks
9 5 (0.22%) DigitalOcean
9 5 (0.22%) Google Analytics
9 5 (0.22%) Heroku
10 4 (0.18%) Amazon S3
10 4 (0.18%) AWS CloudFormation
10 4 (0.18%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 4 (0.18%) AWS Lambda
10 4 (0.18%) Dynamics 365
10 4 (0.18%) Firebase
10 4 (0.18%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 77 (3.46%) Skype
2 58 (2.60%) Firewall
3 50 (2.25%) VPN
4 48 (2.16%) SAN
5 45 (2.02%) DNS
6 43 (1.93%) TCP/IP
7 39 (1.75%) Unified Communications
7 39 (1.75%) WAN
8 37 (1.66%) Intranet
9 36 (1.62%) Network Security
10 35 (1.57%) DHCP
11 33 (1.48%) Remote Desktop
12 30 (1.35%) VoIP
13 29 (1.30%) LAN
14 25 (1.12%) VLAN
15 24 (1.08%) Internet
16 21 (0.94%) Intrusion Detection
17 16 (0.72%) SMTP
18 14 (0.63%) NAS
19 13 (0.58%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 203 (9.12%) SQL Server
2 89 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 73 (3.28%) Big Data
4 62 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
5 61 (2.74%) Oracle Database
6 59 (2.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 56 (2.51%) MySQL
8 45 (2.02%) Oracle Database 10g
9 40 (1.80%) Data Warehouse
10 35 (1.57%) Relational Database
11 32 (1.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 28 (1.26%) NoSQL
13 20 (0.90%) MongoDB
14 19 (0.85%) Power BI
15 18 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
16 15 (0.67%) Hadoop
16 15 (0.67%) RDBMS
17 13 (0.58%) EDRMS
18 10 (0.45%) QlikView
19 9 (0.40%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 67 (3.01%) Git (software)
2 34 (1.53%) JIRA
3 28 (1.26%) Jenkins
3 28 (1.26%) webpack
4 20 (0.90%) gulp
4 20 (0.90%) Visual Studio
5 18 (0.81%) Team Foundation Server
6 9 (0.40%) Grunt
7 6 (0.27%) Bitbucket
7 6 (0.27%) PHPUnit
7 6 (0.27%) Selenium
7 6 (0.27%) TeamCity
8 5 (0.22%) Subversion
9 4 (0.18%) Babel
9 4 (0.18%) Eclipse
9 4 (0.18%) Maven
9 4 (0.18%) Mocha
9 4 (0.18%) WebDriver
10 3 (0.13%) Axure RP
10 3 (0.13%) Cucumber
General
1 1069 (48.00%) Finance
2 606 (27.21%) Law
3 429 (19.26%) Banking
4 293 (13.16%) Investment Banking
5 263 (11.81%) Retail Banking
6 162 (7.27%) Marketing
7 78 (3.50%) Retail
8 71 (3.19%) Back Office
9 60 (2.69%) Telecoms
10 40 (1.80%) German Language
11 30 (1.35%) Advertising
12 28 (1.26%) Billing
13 27 (1.21%) Corporate Banking
13 27 (1.21%) Front Office
14 24 (1.08%) Publishing
15 21 (0.94%) Financial Institution
16 16 (0.72%) French Language
16 16 (0.72%) Games
17 15 (0.67%) Music Industry
18 12 (0.54%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 618 (27.75%) Analyst
2 262 (11.76%) Developer
3 208 (9.34%) Business Analyst
4 166 (7.45%) Financial Analyst
5 163 (7.32%) IT Analyst
6 126 (5.66%) Project Manager
7 122 (5.48%) Finance Business Analyst
8 121 (5.43%) Support Analyst
9 118 (5.30%) Service Analyst
10 110 (4.94%) IT Manager
11 109 (4.89%) Service Desk Analyst
12 105 (4.71%) Business IT Analyst
12 105 (4.71%) IT Business Analyst
13 93 (4.18%) Business Finance Analyst
14 90 (4.04%) Senior Analyst
15 85 (3.82%) Consultant
16 79 (3.55%) Legal Analyst
17 77 (3.46%) Architect
18 72 (3.23%) Trainer
19 60 (2.69%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 173 (7.77%) HTML
2 146 (6.56%) .NET
3 143 (6.42%) CSS
4 94 (4.22%) AngularJS
5 86 (3.86%) Natural Language Processing
6 76 (3.41%) ASP.NET
7 74 (3.32%) HTML5
8 71 (3.19%) Node.js
9 61 (2.74%) React
9 61 (2.74%) Web Services
10 55 (2.47%) jQuery
11 47 (2.11%) J2EE
11 47 (2.11%) XML
12 44 (1.98%) REST
13 35 (1.57%) SOAP
13 35 (1.57%) WCF
14 30 (1.35%) CSS3
15 27 (1.21%) JSON
15 27 (1.21%) RabbitMQ
16 26 (1.17%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 404 (18.14%) Analytical Skills
2 169 (7.59%) Management Information System
3 143 (6.42%) Reference Data
4 104 (4.67%) Computer Science
5 90 (4.04%) Cyberthreat
6 69 (3.10%) User Experience
7 61 (2.74%) e-Learning
8 53 (2.38%) Blackberry
9 49 (2.20%) Enterprise Software
10 44 (1.98%) Fintech
11 33 (1.48%) Virtual Team
12 31 (1.39%) Mobile App
13 30 (1.35%) Fixed Income
14 23 (1.03%) Algorithms
14 23 (1.03%) Data Centre
15 22 (0.99%) Social Media
16 17 (0.76%) Data Protection Act
16 17 (0.76%) Derivative
17 16 (0.72%) PMI
17 16 (0.72%) Podcast
Operating Systems
1 386 (17.33%) Windows
2 169 (7.59%) Windows 7
3 138 (6.20%) Windows Server
4 95 (4.27%) Linux
5 86 (3.86%) Windows Server 2008
6 81 (3.64%) Windows Server 2012
7 63 (2.83%) Windows 10
8 54 (2.42%) Android
9 43 (1.93%) Unix
10 28 (1.26%) Apple iOS
11 19 (0.85%) Windows 8
12 12 (0.54%) Mac OS X
13 5 (0.22%) Mac OS
14 4 (0.18%) Debian
15 3 (0.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 3 (0.13%) Ubuntu
15 3 (0.13%) Windows Server 2003
15 3 (0.13%) Windows XP
16 2 (0.090%) VMS
17 1 (0.045%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 446 (20.03%) Project Management
2 412 (18.50%) Agile Software Development
3 315 (14.14%) Asset Management
4 306 (13.74%) Business Intelligence
5 289 (12.98%) Wealth Management
6 242 (10.87%) ITIL
7 238 (10.69%) Information Security
8 202 (9.07%) Data Protection
9 201 (9.03%) Stakeholder Management
10 174 (7.81%) Business Analysis
11 147 (6.60%) Cybersecurity
12 146 (6.56%) Change Management
13 137 (6.15%) Analytics
13 137 (6.15%) Data Management
14 121 (5.43%) Programme Management
15 110 (4.94%) SDLC
16 109 (4.89%) Artificial Intelligence
17 106 (4.76%) Machine Learning
18 102 (4.58%) Continuous Improvement
19 100 (4.49%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 340 (15.27%) SQL
2 216 (9.70%) JavaScript
3 160 (7.18%) C#
4 150 (6.74%) Java
5 123 (5.52%) Python
6 59 (2.65%) T-SQL
7 57 (2.56%) PHP
8 53 (2.38%) Ruby
9 40 (1.80%) PowerShell
10 37 (1.66%) Scala
11 34 (1.53%) C
12 27 (1.21%) Shell Script
13 26 (1.17%) C++
13 26 (1.17%) VB.NET
14 25 (1.12%) Go
15 22 (0.99%) VBA
16 18 (0.81%) VB
17 15 (0.67%) Perl
18 13 (0.58%) VBScript
19 11 (0.49%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 425 (19.08%) Degree
2 85 (3.82%) CISSP
3 61 (2.74%) CISM
4 52 (2.33%) Computer Science Degree
5 40 (1.80%) ISEB
6 39 (1.75%) CISA
6 39 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
7 34 (1.53%) ITIL Certification
8 26 (1.17%) GIAC
8 26 (1.17%) PMI Certification
9 25 (1.12%) PMP
10 23 (1.03%) Cisco Certification
10 23 (1.03%) MCSE
11 17 (0.76%) CCNA
11 17 (0.76%) CIMA
11 17 (0.76%) Security Cleared
12 15 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 14 (0.63%) GISF
13 14 (0.63%) GSEC
14 13 (0.58%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 140 (6.29%) QA
2 99 (4.45%) GDPR
3 97 (4.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 73 (3.28%) SLA
5 52 (2.33%) PCI DSS
6 36 (1.62%) PMO
7 24 (1.08%) Cyber Essentials
8 19 (0.85%) Data Quality
8 19 (0.85%) MiFID
9 17 (0.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 14 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 12 (0.54%) EMIR
12 10 (0.45%) ISO 9001
13 9 (0.40%) Dodd-Frank
14 8 (0.36%) COBIT
15 7 (0.31%) SAS 70
16 6 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 20000
17 5 (0.22%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
18 4 (0.18%) HIPAA
19 3 (0.13%) PSD2
System Software
1 265 (11.90%) Active Directory
2 85 (3.82%) Docker
3 65 (2.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 34 (1.53%) XenApp
5 29 (1.30%) VMware ESXi
6 19 (0.85%) Hyper-V
7 18 (0.81%) vSphere
8 16 (0.72%) XenDesktop
9 15 (0.67%) DFS Replication
10 7 (0.31%) Varnish
11 4 (0.18%) Apache Flume
11 4 (0.18%) HDFS
11 4 (0.18%) Microsoft App-V
11 4 (0.18%) Virtual Desktop
12 2 (0.090%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
12 2 (0.090%) Virtual Servers
12 2 (0.090%) VMware Server
13 1 (0.045%) vCloud
13 1 (0.045%) Virtual Machines
13 1 (0.045%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 58 (2.60%) SCCM
2 52 (2.33%) Kubernetes
3 28 (1.26%) Ansible
4 25 (1.12%) Puppet
5 18 (0.81%) AirWatch
5 18 (0.81%) Terraform
6 16 (0.72%) Nessus
7 14 (0.63%) McAfee ePO
8 11 (0.49%) vCenter Server
9 10 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
10 8 (0.36%) CSIRT
10 8 (0.36%) Host Intrusion Detection System
10 8 (0.36%) RSA Archer
10 8 (0.36%) SCOM
11 6 (0.27%) Norton AntiVirus
12 5 (0.22%) SCOrch
12 5 (0.22%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
13 4 (0.18%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
13 4 (0.18%) Perfmon
13 4 (0.18%) Salt
Vendors
1 395 (17.74%) Microsoft
2 158 (7.09%) Citrix
3 153 (6.87%) iManage
4 136 (6.11%) VMware
5 98 (4.40%) Oracle
6 82 (3.68%) Cisco
7 52 (2.33%) Adobe
8 41 (1.84%) SAP
9 30 (1.35%) Salesforce.com
10 28 (1.26%) HP
11 26 (1.17%) NetApp
12 23 (1.03%) CheckPoint
13 21 (0.94%) Apple
14 20 (0.90%) Avaya
14 20 (0.90%) Symantec
15 18 (0.81%) Splunk
16 16 (0.72%) McAfee
16 16 (0.72%) Palo Alto
17 15 (0.67%) Tableau
18 14 (0.63%) Aveksa