Period
to

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 1 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Legal
England > London
6 months to
1 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 123 150 132
Rank change year-on-year +27 -18 +33
Permanent jobs citing Legal 2,522 988 844
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 3.30% 2.38% 2.56%
As % of the General category 4.74% 3.85% 4.22%
Number of salaries quoted 944 642 576
10th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £35,000
25th Percentile £48,750 £47,000 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +8.33% +9.09% -8.33%
75th Percentile £83,750 £77,500 £77,500
90th Percentile £106,250 £86,250 £88,125
England median annual salary £55,000 £53,500 £51,518
% change year-on-year +2.80% +3.85% -6.33%

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 53,247 25,654 19,998
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 69.64% 61.84% 60.70%
Number of salaries quoted 24,002 16,989 15,969
10th Percentile £41,250 £41,250 £37,500
25th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year - +3.70% +3.85%
75th Percentile £92,500 £90,000 £87,500
90th Percentile £112,500 £110,000 £110,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

Legal
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Legal in London

Legal
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Legal in London.

Salary trend for Legal in London

Legal
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Legal in London over the 6 months to 1 July 2022.

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 1 July 2022. 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
Jobs
Central London +15 333 £67,500 +22.73% 62
West London -37 47 £45,000 -10.35% 12
South London -19 42 £37,000 -29.52% 5
East London -32 32 £65,000 +20.93% 15
North London -3 30 - -
Legal
England

For the 6 months to 1 July 2022, IT jobs citing Legal 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 Legal.

1 1,091 (43.26%) Agile
2 919 (36.44%) Finance
3 859 (34.06%) Social Skills
4 590 (23.39%) Degree
5 524 (20.78%) Software Engineering
6 483 (19.15%) Marketing
7 468 (18.56%) Problem-Solving
8 445 (17.64%) SQL
9 436 (17.29%) Law
10 427 (16.93%) AWS
11 412 (16.34%) Python
12 407 (16.14%) Azure
13 387 (15.34%) Microsoft
14 370 (14.67%) Docker
15 366 (14.51%) Microservices
16 347 (13.76%) React
17 336 (13.32%) Risk Management
18 328 (13.01%) Kubernetes
19 326 (12.93%) User Experience
20 309 (12.25%) Analytical Skills
21 308 (12.21%) Analytics
21 308 (12.21%) Scrum
22 302 (11.97%) JavaScript
22 302 (11.97%) DevOps
23 292 (11.58%) Project Management
24 289 (11.46%) Mentoring
25 260 (10.31%) Computer Science
26 258 (10.23%) Games
27 256 (10.15%) Java
27 256 (10.15%) Full Stack Development

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 64 (2.54%) SharePoint
2 62 (2.46%) Tornado
3 61 (2.42%) Confluence
4 44 (1.74%) CMS
5 31 (1.23%) Strapi
6 26 (1.03%) WebLogic
7 25 (0.99%) Cloud Foundry
8 22 (0.87%) MS Exchange
9 13 (0.52%) SAS
10 9 (0.36%) Apache
10 9 (0.36%) Apache Spark
10 9 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2013
10 9 (0.36%) IIS
10 9 (0.36%) Jupyter
11 7 (0.28%) Jetty
11 7 (0.28%) OpenStack
12 6 (0.24%) WordPress
13 5 (0.20%) Ethereum
14 4 (0.16%) Sitecore CMS
15 1 (0.040%) Moodle
Applications
1 172 (6.82%) Microsoft Office
2 149 (5.91%) Microsoft Excel
3 55 (2.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 27 (1.07%) InVision
5 24 (0.95%) MS Visio
6 22 (0.87%) Sketch
7 20 (0.79%) Adobe XD
8 13 (0.52%) Photoshop
9 12 (0.48%) Microsoft Project
10 7 (0.28%) Acrobat
10 7 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
11 4 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 4 (0.16%) Chatbot
12 3 (0.12%) Blender
12 3 (0.12%) CINEMA 4D
12 3 (0.12%) Maya
13 2 (0.079%) Adobe Captivate
13 2 (0.079%) Adobe Illustrator
13 2 (0.079%) InDesign
13 2 (0.079%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 20 (0.79%) Elite 3E
2 16 (0.63%) SAP HR
3 12 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
4 11 (0.44%) Carpe Diem
5 10 (0.40%) SAP S/4HANA
6 9 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
7 6 (0.24%) Distributed Ledger
8 5 (0.20%) Relativity
9 4 (0.16%) Adobe Campaign
9 4 (0.16%) Oracle ERP
9 4 (0.16%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 4 (0.16%) SAP HCM
10 2 (0.079%) FLEXCUBE
10 2 (0.079%) NetSuite
10 2 (0.079%) PeopleSoft Financials
10 2 (0.079%) R3 Corda
10 2 (0.079%) SAP FSCM
10 2 (0.079%) SAP MDG
10 2 (0.079%) Unit4 Business World
11 1 (0.040%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
Cloud Services
1 427 (16.93%) AWS
2 407 (16.14%) Azure
3 210 (8.33%) Microsoft 365
4 159 (6.30%) GCP
5 148 (5.87%) GitHub
6 139 (5.51%) SaaS
7 129 (5.11%) Serverless
8 124 (4.92%) Power Platform
9 106 (4.20%) AWS Lambda
10 101 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
11 54 (2.14%) Amazon S3
12 52 (2.06%) Amazon EC2
12 52 (2.06%) Azure DevOps
13 43 (1.70%) npm
14 41 (1.63%) Figma
15 40 (1.59%) Amazon ECS
16 39 (1.55%) Azure Active Directory
16 39 (1.55%) IaaS
16 39 (1.55%) PaaS
17 37 (1.47%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 58 (2.30%) Internet
2 51 (2.02%) DNS
3 50 (1.98%) Firewall
4 49 (1.94%) WebEx
5 44 (1.74%) LAN
6 43 (1.70%) WAN
7 40 (1.59%) VPN
8 33 (1.31%) DHCP
8 33 (1.31%) TCP/IP
9 28 (1.11%) Intranet
10 27 (1.07%) Network Security
11 25 (0.99%) HTTP
12 16 (0.63%) Kerberos
13 15 (0.59%) Wireless
14 12 (0.48%) Intrusion Detection
14 12 (0.48%) NetScaler
14 12 (0.48%) Telepresence
15 10 (0.40%) Wi-Fi
16 8 (0.32%) SAN
17 7 (0.28%) Softphone
Database & Business Intelligence
1 118 (4.68%) NoSQL
2 117 (4.64%) MongoDB
3 102 (4.04%) Power BI
4 86 (3.41%) Relational Database
5 76 (3.01%) MySQL
6 75 (2.97%) Big Data
7 65 (2.58%) Amazon RDS
8 61 (2.42%) SQL Server
9 57 (2.26%) Tableau
10 56 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
11 55 (2.18%) DynamoDB
12 40 (1.59%) Data Lake
13 34 (1.35%) Amazon Aurora
14 33 (1.31%) PostgreSQL
15 29 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 23 (0.91%) Oracle Database
16 23 (0.91%) Redis
17 22 (0.87%) Geospatial Data
18 18 (0.71%) Hadoop
19 17 (0.67%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 211 (8.37%) Git (software)
2 134 (5.31%) JIRA
3 130 (5.15%) Jenkins
4 56 (2.22%) Cypress.io
5 49 (1.94%) Maven
6 44 (1.74%) webpack
7 43 (1.70%) Grunt
8 39 (1.55%) Bitbucket
9 24 (0.95%) Jasmine
10 20 (0.79%) Babel
10 20 (0.79%) Selenium
11 18 (0.71%) Burp Suite
11 18 (0.71%) gulp
12 16 (0.63%) Cucumber
13 15 (0.59%) Mocha
14 14 (0.56%) IntelliJ
15 12 (0.48%) GitLab
16 11 (0.44%) Team Foundation Server
17 10 (0.40%) ClearQuest
17 10 (0.40%) HP UFT
General
1 919 (36.44%) Finance
2 859 (34.06%) Social Skills
3 483 (19.15%) Marketing
4 436 (17.29%) Law
5 309 (12.25%) Analytical Skills
6 258 (10.23%) Games
7 252 (9.99%) Retail
8 231 (9.16%) Banking
9 137 (5.43%) Back Office
10 119 (4.72%) Public Sector
11 102 (4.04%) Presentation Skills
12 99 (3.93%) Advertising
13 95 (3.77%) Online Betting
14 87 (3.45%) Inclusion and Diversity
15 75 (2.97%) Organisational Skills
16 72 (2.85%) Influencing Skills
17 68 (2.70%) Financial Institution
18 52 (2.06%) Publishing
19 46 (1.82%) Local Government
20 30 (1.19%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 332 (13.16%) Developer
2 324 (12.85%) Analyst
3 258 (10.23%) Software Engineer
4 121 (4.80%) Project Manager
4 121 (4.80%) Senior Software Engineer
5 104 (4.12%) Architect
6 100 (3.97%) Product Manager
7 85 (3.37%) Senior Developer
8 72 (2.85%) IT Analyst
9 71 (2.82%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 70 (2.78%) Designer
11 65 (2.58%) Business Analyst
12 62 (2.46%) Software Developer
13 59 (2.34%) Data Manager
14 56 (2.22%) IT Manager
15 52 (2.06%) Solutions Architect
16 50 (1.98%) Graduate
16 50 (1.98%) Support Analyst
17 48 (1.90%) Backend Developer
18 45 (1.78%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 347 (13.76%) React
2 255 (10.11%) AngularJS
3 196 (7.77%) CSS
4 194 (7.69%) HTML
5 174 (6.90%) REST
6 167 (6.62%) Node.js
7 151 (5.99%) Redux
8 136 (5.39%) .NET
9 127 (5.04%) RESTful
10 100 (3.97%) Kafka
11 98 (3.89%) RabbitMQ
12 85 (3.37%) Spring Boot
13 74 (2.93%) JSON
14 69 (2.74%) Spring
14 69 (2.74%) Vue.js
15 68 (2.70%) HTML5
15 68 (2.70%) Sass
16 62 (2.46%) GraphQL
16 62 (2.46%) React Native
17 58 (2.30%) Jest
Miscellaneous
1 326 (12.93%) User Experience
2 175 (6.94%) Self-Motivation
3 170 (6.74%) Management Information System
4 129 (5.11%) Sports Betting
5 113 (4.48%) Mobile App
6 106 (4.20%) Algorithms
6 106 (4.20%) Hackathon
7 101 (4.00%) Social Media
8 80 (3.17%) Blog
9 79 (3.13%) Data Structures
10 63 (2.50%) Blockchain
11 59 (2.34%) Online Games
12 55 (2.18%) PropTech
13 51 (2.02%) Data Centre
13 51 (2.02%) Virtual Team
14 48 (1.90%) Client/Server
15 46 (1.82%) Legacy Systems
16 31 (1.23%) Cyberthreat
17 30 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
17 30 (1.19%) IoT
Operating Systems
1 219 (8.68%) Windows
2 181 (7.18%) Linux
3 105 (4.16%) Apple iOS
4 104 (4.12%) Android
5 87 (3.45%) Windows 10
6 75 (2.97%) Unix
7 72 (2.85%) Windows Server
8 22 (0.87%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (0.48%) Kali Linux
9 12 (0.48%) Windows Server 2016
10 10 (0.40%) Ubuntu
10 10 (0.40%) Windows 7
10 10 (0.40%) Windows Server 2019
11 9 (0.36%) CoreOS
12 8 (0.32%) Mac OS
13 7 (0.28%) VMS
14 5 (0.20%) CentOS
14 5 (0.20%) Windows Server 2008
15 3 (0.12%) Solaris
16 2 (0.079%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,091 (43.26%) Agile
2 524 (20.78%) Software Engineering
3 468 (18.56%) Problem-Solving
4 366 (14.51%) Microservices
5 336 (13.32%) Risk Management
6 308 (12.21%) Analytics
6 308 (12.21%) Scrum
7 302 (11.97%) DevOps
8 292 (11.58%) Project Management
9 289 (11.46%) Mentoring
10 260 (10.31%) Computer Science
11 256 (10.15%) Full Stack Development
12 248 (9.83%) Business Intelligence
13 239 (9.48%) Information Security
14 224 (8.88%) Coaching
15 214 (8.49%) Machine Learning
16 210 (8.33%) Artificial Intelligence
16 210 (8.33%) Data Protection
17 205 (8.13%) Cybersecurity
18 199 (7.89%) CI/CD
Programming Languages
1 445 (17.64%) SQL
2 412 (16.34%) Python
3 302 (11.97%) JavaScript
4 256 (10.15%) Java
5 220 (8.72%) C#
6 168 (6.66%) TypeScript
7 140 (5.55%) C
8 97 (3.85%) R
9 83 (3.29%) C++
10 64 (2.54%) ES6
11 61 (2.42%) PowerShell
12 56 (2.22%) Go
13 55 (2.18%) PHP
13 55 (2.18%) Scala
14 47 (1.86%) Ruby
15 44 (1.74%) Clojure
16 27 (1.07%) Kotlin
17 26 (1.03%) T-SQL
18 22 (0.87%) Bash
19 17 (0.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 590 (23.39%) Degree
2 181 (7.18%) Computer Science Degree
3 66 (2.62%) CISSP
4 39 (1.55%) CISM
5 34 (1.35%) Security Cleared
6 28 (1.11%) MBA
7 25 (0.99%) Numerate Degree
8 24 (0.95%) PMI Certification
9 19 (0.75%) ISTQB
9 19 (0.75%) PMP
10 18 (0.71%) Master's Degree
11 17 (0.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 15 (0.59%) CISA
13 14 (0.56%) OSCP
14 13 (0.52%) GIAC
14 13 (0.52%) SANS
15 12 (0.48%) OSCE
16 11 (0.44%) TOGAF Certification
17 10 (0.40%) GCIA
17 10 (0.40%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 140 (5.55%) GDPR
2 106 (4.20%) QA
3 79 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 67 (2.66%) PMO
5 58 (2.30%) Accessibility
5 58 (2.30%) Data Quality
6 31 (1.23%) GRC
7 30 (1.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 29 (1.15%) Cyber Essentials
8 29 (1.15%) NIST
8 29 (1.15%) PCI DSS
9 25 (0.99%) SLA
10 22 (0.87%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 22 (0.87%) SOC 2
11 7 (0.28%) SOC 1
12 6 (0.24%) ISO 9001
13 5 (0.20%) NEBOSH
14 4 (0.16%) COBIT
14 4 (0.16%) MiFID
15 3 (0.12%) HIPAA
System Software
1 370 (14.67%) Docker
2 157 (6.23%) Active Directory
3 29 (1.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (0.44%) Hyper-V
5 10 (0.40%) Virtual Desktop
6 9 (0.36%) Citrix Hypervisor
6 9 (0.36%) XenDesktop
7 4 (0.16%) Virtual Servers
8 3 (0.12%) Apache Flume
8 3 (0.12%) vSphere
9 2 (0.079%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 2 (0.079%) iptables
9 2 (0.079%) NFS
9 2 (0.079%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.079%) XenApp
10 1 (0.040%) DFS Replication
10 1 (0.040%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.040%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 328 (13.01%) Kubernetes
2 164 (6.50%) Terraform
3 41 (1.63%) Ansible
4 30 (1.19%) SCCM
5 29 (1.15%) Microsoft Intune
6 20 (0.79%) Grafana
7 19 (0.75%) CASB
8 18 (0.71%) Opscode Chef
8 18 (0.71%) Puppet
9 16 (0.63%) Graylog
9 16 (0.63%) ZABBIX
10 13 (0.52%) Prometheus
11 11 (0.44%) CSIRT
12 10 (0.40%) QRadar
13 9 (0.36%) Bugsnag
14 8 (0.32%) Packer
15 5 (0.20%) Single Sign-On
16 4 (0.16%) Backup Exec
16 4 (0.16%) MOM
17 3 (0.12%) Netcool
Vendors
1 387 (15.34%) Microsoft
2 142 (5.63%) Oracle
3 98 (3.89%) iManage
4 84 (3.33%) Google
5 76 (3.01%) Citrix
6 72 (2.85%) Adobe
7 66 (2.62%) Salesforce.com
8 57 (2.26%) Cisco
9 49 (1.94%) SAP
10 48 (1.90%) VMware
11 43 (1.70%) Intapp
12 33 (1.31%) Workday
13 31 (1.23%) Mapbox
13 31 (1.23%) Sun
14 28 (1.11%) Facebook
14 28 (1.11%) Instagram
15 25 (0.99%) MuleSoft
16 24 (0.95%) Aderant
16 24 (0.95%) TikTok
17 23 (0.91%) Alteryx