Period
to 9 December 2018

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 9 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Legal
England > London
6 months to
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 156 110 111
Rank change year-on-year -46 +1 +13
Permanent jobs citing Legal 1,473 2,193 2,103
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.23% 2.97% 2.82%
As % of the General category 4.63% 5.49% 5.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1,162 1,605 1,752
London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £83,750 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% -

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 31,840 39,955 39,049
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 48.16% 54.09% 52.31%
Number of salaries quoted 25,294 28,480 33,264
London median annual salary £64,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £32,750
90th Percentile £98,750 £95,000 £93,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +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 9 December 2018.

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 9 December 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 -23 392 £60,000 +9.09% 74
West London +7 32 £53,750 +2.38% 38
South London -10 26 £52,500 +24.16% 23
East London -3 10 £50,000 -35.48% 28
North London +6 7 £65,000 +21.50% 15
Legal
England

For the 6 months to 9 December 2018, 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.

1 492 (33.40%) Finance
2 479 (32.52%) Law
3 386 (26.21%) Windows
4 334 (22.67%) Microsoft
5 257 (17.45%) Agile Software Development
6 252 (17.11%) SQL
7 240 (16.29%) Degree
8 231 (15.68%) Microsoft Office
9 199 (13.51%) ITIL
10 191 (12.97%) Active Directory
11 189 (12.83%) Project Management
12 173 (11.74%) Problem-Solving
13 165 (11.20%) Office 365
14 163 (11.07%) Information Security
15 158 (10.73%) Microsoft Azure
16 149 (10.12%) iManage
17 146 (9.91%) Marketing
17 146 (9.91%) Business Analysis
18 145 (9.84%) Business Intelligence
19 144 (9.78%) SQL Server
20 136 (9.23%) Windows Server
21 134 (9.10%) Banking
22 133 (9.03%) Microsoft Excel
23 132 (8.96%) Firewall
24 129 (8.76%) Change Management
25 124 (8.42%) Analytical Skills
26 111 (7.54%) Windows 10
26 111 (7.54%) JavaScript
27 108 (7.33%) Stakeholder Management
27 108 (7.33%) Analytics

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 73 (4.96%) SharePoint
2 63 (4.28%) MS Exchange
2 63 (4.28%) Skype for Business
3 33 (2.24%) Exchange Server 2013
4 20 (1.36%) CMS
4 20 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2010
5 18 (1.22%) IIS
6 13 (0.88%) Elasticsearch
7 11 (0.75%) SAS
8 10 (0.68%) OpenStack
9 9 (0.61%) IBM Notes
10 8 (0.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 8 (0.54%) Umbraco
11 7 (0.48%) WordPress
12 6 (0.41%) WebLogic
13 5 (0.34%) BizTalk Server
14 4 (0.27%) K2 blackpearl
14 4 (0.27%) Oracle Service Bus
14 4 (0.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 4 (0.27%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 231 (15.68%) Microsoft Office
2 133 (9.03%) Microsoft Excel
3 74 (5.02%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 33 (2.24%) MS Visio
5 24 (1.63%) Microsoft Project
6 11 (0.75%) Acrobat
7 7 (0.48%) Adobe Illustrator
8 6 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
9 4 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 4 (0.27%) Camtasia
9 4 (0.27%) InDesign
9 4 (0.27%) Photoshop
10 3 (0.20%) Adobe After Effects
10 3 (0.20%) InfoPath
11 2 (0.14%) Adobe Captivate
12 1 (0.068%) InVision
12 1 (0.068%) SPSS
12 1 (0.068%) Stata
Business Applications
1 40 (2.72%) Relativity
2 22 (1.49%) Carpe Diem
2 22 (1.49%) Elite 3E
3 12 (0.81%) Concordance
4 7 (0.48%) Visualfiles
5 6 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
5 6 (0.41%) Ringtail
6 5 (0.34%) DocuMatrix
6 5 (0.34%) Oracle Applications
7 4 (0.27%) SAP ERP
8 3 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
8 3 (0.20%) SAP BPC
9 2 (0.14%) CaseMap
9 2 (0.14%) Maximo
9 2 (0.14%) NetSuite
9 2 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 1 (0.068%) Infor M3
10 1 (0.068%) Oracle Cash Management
10 1 (0.068%) PeopleSoft HCM
10 1 (0.068%) Veritas eDiscovery
Cloud Services
1 165 (11.20%) Office 365
2 158 (10.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 86 (5.84%) Amazon AWS
4 73 (4.96%) SaaS
5 28 (1.90%) Mimecast
6 24 (1.63%) Google Cloud Platform
7 20 (1.36%) Azure Active Directory
8 14 (0.95%) Cloud Computing
9 11 (0.75%) PaaS
10 8 (0.54%) GitHub
11 6 (0.41%) Basecamp
11 6 (0.41%) Serverless
12 5 (0.34%) AWS Lambda
12 5 (0.34%) IaaS
13 4 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
13 4 (0.27%) Amazon S3
13 4 (0.27%) IBM Cloud
13 4 (0.27%) OpenShift
14 3 (0.20%) Amazon Alexa
14 3 (0.20%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 132 (8.96%) Firewall
2 74 (5.02%) TCP/IP
3 65 (4.41%) Skype
4 56 (3.80%) DNS
5 55 (3.73%) WAN
6 44 (2.99%) Internet
7 40 (2.72%) VPN
8 38 (2.58%) Network Security
9 36 (2.44%) LAN
10 30 (2.04%) DHCP
11 29 (1.97%) SAN
12 28 (1.90%) Intranet
13 27 (1.83%) Intrusion Detection
14 26 (1.77%) Wireless
15 22 (1.49%) VoIP
16 21 (1.43%) Unified Communications
17 18 (1.22%) MPLS
18 16 (1.09%) VLAN
19 14 (0.95%) NAS
19 14 (0.95%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 144 (9.78%) SQL Server
2 43 (2.92%) Data Warehouse
3 37 (2.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 36 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 33 (2.24%) Big Data
6 22 (1.49%) Relational Database
7 18 (1.22%) Blockchain
8 17 (1.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 15 (1.02%) MySQL
10 14 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
11 13 (0.88%) PostgreSQL
11 13 (0.88%) Power BI
12 12 (0.81%) Azure SQL Database
12 12 (0.81%) EDRMS
13 11 (0.75%) NoSQL
14 10 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
15 9 (0.61%) Oracle BI EE
16 8 (0.54%) Amazon RDS
16 8 (0.54%) Oracle Database
17 6 (0.41%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 26 (1.77%) Git (software)
2 21 (1.43%) JIRA
3 20 (1.36%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (0.68%) Grunt
4 10 (0.68%) Visual Studio
5 9 (0.61%) webpack
6 8 (0.54%) Jenkins
6 8 (0.54%) TeamCity
7 7 (0.48%) Visual Studio Team System
8 5 (0.34%) Babel
9 3 (0.20%) Eclipse
9 3 (0.20%) GitLab
9 3 (0.20%) gulp
9 3 (0.20%) Selenium
9 3 (0.20%) Vagrant
10 2 (0.14%) Jasmine
10 2 (0.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 1 (0.068%) Bower
11 1 (0.068%) MSBuild
11 1 (0.068%) SpecFlow
General
1 492 (33.40%) Finance
2 479 (32.52%) Law
3 146 (9.91%) Marketing
4 134 (9.10%) Banking
5 66 (4.48%) Retail
6 54 (3.67%) Back Office
7 50 (3.39%) Front Office
8 43 (2.92%) Telecoms
9 32 (2.17%) Financial Institution
10 19 (1.29%) Publishing
11 18 (1.22%) Corporate Banking
11 18 (1.22%) Investment Banking
12 17 (1.15%) Billing
13 14 (0.95%) Advertising
14 12 (0.81%) Automotive
15 8 (0.54%) Military
16 7 (0.48%) Games
16 7 (0.48%) Manufacturing
17 6 (0.41%) German Language
17 6 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 396 (26.88%) Analyst
2 173 (11.74%) Developer
3 108 (7.33%) Business Analyst
4 93 (6.31%) IT Analyst
5 86 (5.84%) Consultant
6 77 (5.23%) Security Analyst
7 75 (5.09%) Trainer
8 70 (4.75%) Project Manager
9 69 (4.68%) IT Manager
9 69 (4.68%) Senior Analyst
10 63 (4.28%) Architect
11 61 (4.14%) IT Trainer
11 61 (4.14%) Legal Analyst
11 61 (4.14%) Service Analyst
12 55 (3.73%) Security Manager
12 55 (3.73%) Service Desk Analyst
13 50 (3.39%) Support Analyst
14 47 (3.19%) Infrastructure Analyst
15 43 (2.92%) Senior Developer
16 36 (2.44%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (6.38%) .NET
2 90 (6.11%) HTML
3 83 (5.63%) CSS
4 50 (3.39%) React
5 47 (3.19%) Web Services
6 45 (3.05%) AngularJS
7 35 (2.38%) jQuery
8 33 (2.24%) ASP.NET
9 25 (1.70%) XML
10 24 (1.63%) Elastic Stack
10 24 (1.63%) Node.js
11 21 (1.43%) RESTful
12 19 (1.29%) SOAP
13 17 (1.15%) WCF
14 16 (1.09%) HTML5
14 16 (1.09%) REST
15 15 (1.02%) .NET Framework
15 15 (1.02%) Regular Expression
16 12 (0.81%) JSON
17 11 (0.75%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 124 (8.42%) Analytical Skills
2 89 (6.04%) Management Information System
3 47 (3.19%) User Experience
4 44 (2.99%) Data Centre
5 39 (2.65%) e-Learning
6 34 (2.31%) Self-Motivation
7 31 (2.10%) Cyberthreat
8 30 (2.04%) Fixed Income
9 28 (1.90%) Smartphone
10 26 (1.77%) Hedge funds
11 25 (1.70%) Robotics
12 23 (1.56%) Blackberry
12 23 (1.56%) Cyberattack
13 22 (1.49%) Mobile App
13 22 (1.49%) Virtual Team
14 21 (1.43%) Data Protection Act
15 20 (1.36%) Fintech
15 20 (1.36%) Hybrid Cloud
16 19 (1.29%) iPhone
17 17 (1.15%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 386 (26.21%) Windows
2 136 (9.23%) Windows Server
3 111 (7.54%) Windows 10
4 107 (7.26%) Linux
5 66 (4.48%) Windows 7
6 58 (3.94%) Windows Server 2012
7 52 (3.53%) Windows Server 2008
8 45 (3.05%) Unix
9 35 (2.38%) Apple iOS
10 29 (1.97%) Android
11 19 (1.29%) Mac OS
12 18 (1.22%) CentOS
13 10 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
14 9 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 6 (0.41%) Mac OS X
15 6 (0.41%) Windows 8
16 5 (0.34%) AIX
17 1 (0.068%) Data ONTAP
17 1 (0.068%) Kali Linux
17 1 (0.068%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 257 (17.45%) Agile Software Development
2 199 (13.51%) ITIL
3 189 (12.83%) Project Management
4 173 (11.74%) Problem-Solving
5 163 (11.07%) Information Security
6 146 (9.91%) Business Analysis
7 145 (9.84%) Business Intelligence
8 129 (8.76%) Change Management
9 108 (7.33%) Analytics
9 108 (7.33%) Stakeholder Management
10 101 (6.86%) Risk Management
11 96 (6.52%) Document Management
12 93 (6.31%) Cybersecurity
13 90 (6.11%) Data Protection
14 83 (5.63%) Continuous Improvement
15 79 (5.36%) Data Privacy
16 78 (5.30%) PRINCE2
17 74 (5.02%) Asset Management
18 67 (4.55%) Open Source
19 65 (4.41%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 252 (17.11%) SQL
2 111 (7.54%) JavaScript
3 101 (6.86%) C#
4 82 (5.57%) Java
5 67 (4.55%) PowerShell
6 59 (4.01%) Python
7 28 (1.90%) T-SQL
8 26 (1.77%) C
9 22 (1.49%) TypeScript
10 21 (1.43%) PHP
11 19 (1.29%) Ruby
12 16 (1.09%) C++
13 12 (0.81%) Scala
14 9 (0.61%) VB
15 7 (0.48%) ES6
15 7 (0.48%) Go
15 7 (0.48%) VBA
16 6 (0.41%) Bash Shell
16 6 (0.41%) Perl
17 4 (0.27%) X++
Qualifications
1 240 (16.29%) Degree
2 64 (4.34%) CISSP
3 49 (3.33%) CISM
4 47 (3.19%) Computer Science Degree
5 44 (2.99%) Cisco Certification
6 43 (2.92%) CEH
6 43 (2.92%) MOS
7 42 (2.85%) GIAC
8 38 (2.58%) CCNP
9 29 (1.97%) CISA
9 29 (1.97%) PMI Certification
10 27 (1.83%) CCIE
11 26 (1.77%) PMP
12 23 (1.56%) GSEC
13 20 (1.36%) Microsoft Certification
14 19 (1.29%) SANS
15 18 (1.22%) CIMA
16 17 (1.15%) Security Cleared
17 16 (1.09%) A+ Certification
17 16 (1.09%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 93 (6.31%) GDPR
2 90 (6.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 56 (3.80%) QA
4 40 (2.72%) Cyber Essentials
5 34 (2.31%) COBIT
6 33 (2.24%) MiFID
7 23 (1.56%) PMO
8 21 (1.43%) SLA
9 20 (1.36%) PCI DSS
10 17 (1.15%) Data Quality
11 14 (0.95%) ISO 9001
12 9 (0.61%) Dodd-Frank
12 9 (0.61%) EMIR
12 9 (0.61%) FATCA
13 8 (0.54%) Solvency II
14 7 (0.48%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
14 7 (0.48%) NIST 800
15 6 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
16 4 (0.27%) FIPS 140-2
17 3 (0.20%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 191 (12.97%) Active Directory
2 32 (2.17%) Snort
2 32 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (1.97%) Hyper-V
4 24 (1.63%) Docker
5 13 (0.88%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 12 (0.81%) XenApp
7 11 (0.75%) Virtual Desktop
8 8 (0.54%) DFS Replication
8 8 (0.54%) vSphere
9 6 (0.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 6 (0.41%) Virtual Servers
10 4 (0.27%) RHEV
11 3 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
11 3 (0.20%) XenDesktop
12 2 (0.14%) Terminal Services
12 2 (0.14%) VMware Server
12 2 (0.14%) Xen
13 1 (0.068%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 1 (0.068%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 70 (4.75%) SCCM
2 29 (1.97%) Ansible
3 23 (1.56%) Opscode Chef
3 23 (1.56%) OSSEC
4 22 (1.49%) Puppet
5 21 (1.43%) Kubernetes
6 16 (1.09%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 15 (1.02%) CSIRT
8 11 (0.75%) Single Sign-On
9 9 (0.61%) EnCase
10 8 (0.54%) Perfmon
11 6 (0.41%) Salt
12 5 (0.34%) FTK
12 5 (0.34%) RSA Archer
13 4 (0.27%) Cisco CUCM
13 4 (0.27%) SCOM
14 3 (0.20%) Backup Exec
14 3 (0.20%) NetBackup
15 2 (0.14%) Cisco Prime
15 2 (0.14%) Stealthwatch
Vendors
1 334 (22.67%) Microsoft
2 149 (10.12%) iManage
3 92 (6.25%) Citrix
4 77 (5.23%) Cisco
5 72 (4.89%) VMware
6 46 (3.12%) Intapp
7 37 (2.51%) Aderant
7 37 (2.51%) CheckPoint
8 33 (2.24%) Adobe
9 31 (2.10%) Google
10 28 (1.90%) LexisNexis
11 25 (1.70%) Red Hat
12 20 (1.36%) Ivanti
12 20 (1.36%) Oracle
13 18 (1.22%) SAP
13 18 (1.22%) Sun
14 17 (1.15%) Sony
15 15 (1.02%) Nuix
15 15 (1.02%) ServiceNow
16 14 (0.95%) SaltStack