Period
to 23 February 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 23 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Legal
England > London
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 108 111 120
Rank change year-on-year +3 +9 +7
Permanent jobs citing Legal 2,119 1,953 2,297
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 3.02% 2.80% 2.67%
As % of the General category 5.91% 5.44% 4.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1,772 1,611 1,925
London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £31,924 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £83,750 £85,000 £80,000
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 35,834 35,907 46,983
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 51.14% 51.43% 54.59%
Number of salaries quoted 28,238 30,215 39,493
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 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.94% +2.00% -

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 February 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 23 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 -11 604 £57,500 +4.55% 76
West London +23 50 £45,250 -4.74% 43
South London -12 27 £30,000 -20.00% 4
East London +2 20 £77,500 +56.57% 12
North London +2 4 £57,500 -17.86% 1
Legal
England

For the 6 months to 23 February 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.

1 886 (41.81%) Finance
2 737 (34.78%) Law
3 447 (21.09%) Windows
4 443 (20.91%) Microsoft
5 410 (19.35%) SQL
6 386 (18.22%) Agile Software Development
7 369 (17.41%) Microsoft Office
8 307 (14.49%) Project Management
9 298 (14.06%) Degree
10 287 (13.54%) Active Directory
11 274 (12.93%) Information Security
12 266 (12.55%) Analytical Skills
13 249 (11.75%) Banking
14 245 (11.56%) Business Intelligence
15 231 (10.90%) ITIL
16 227 (10.71%) iManage
17 221 (10.43%) Data Protection
18 201 (9.49%) JavaScript
19 200 (9.44%) SQL Server
20 195 (9.20%) Citrix
21 180 (8.49%) C#
21 180 (8.49%) Stakeholder Management
22 171 (8.07%) Cybersecurity
23 164 (7.74%) Windows 7
24 163 (7.69%) Marketing
25 162 (7.65%) VMware
25 162 (7.65%) Windows Server
26 155 (7.31%) Elite 3E
27 154 (7.27%) HTML
28 151 (7.13%) .NET

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
1 111 (5.24%) MS Exchange
2 78 (3.68%) SharePoint
2 78 (3.68%) Skype for Business
3 63 (2.97%) Exchange Server 2013
4 57 (2.69%) Apache Spark
5 54 (2.55%) Exchange Server 2010
6 32 (1.51%) IIS
7 30 (1.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 23 (1.09%) CMS
9 20 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2003
10 17 (0.80%) SAS
11 15 (0.71%) Elasticsearch
12 13 (0.61%) Apache
13 12 (0.57%) BizTalk Server
13 12 (0.57%) ColdFusion
14 10 (0.47%) Confluence
14 10 (0.47%) WordPress
15 5 (0.24%) Tomcat
16 4 (0.19%) IBM Notes
16 4 (0.19%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 369 (17.41%) Microsoft Office
2 82 (3.87%) Microsoft Excel
3 62 (2.93%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 37 (1.75%) MS Visio
5 23 (1.09%) Microsoft Project
6 20 (0.94%) Acrobat
7 12 (0.57%) Adobe Captivate
8 7 (0.33%) Photoshop
8 7 (0.33%) SPSS
9 6 (0.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 6 (0.28%) Chatbot
10 5 (0.24%) Adobe Illustrator
10 5 (0.24%) Camtasia
11 3 (0.14%) InVision
11 3 (0.14%) Mathematica
12 2 (0.094%) AutoCAD
12 2 (0.094%) InDesign
12 2 (0.094%) Revit
12 2 (0.094%) Spreadsheet
13 1 (0.047%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 155 (7.31%) Elite 3E
2 36 (1.70%) Relativity
3 33 (1.56%) Carpe Diem
4 16 (0.76%) Concordance
4 16 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
5 13 (0.61%) Dynamics NAV
5 13 (0.61%) Ringtail
6 7 (0.33%) Visualfiles
7 5 (0.24%) NetSuite
7 5 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
8 3 (0.14%) Magento
9 2 (0.094%) Distributed Ledger
9 2 (0.094%) Dynamics AX
9 2 (0.094%) Dynamics GP
9 2 (0.094%) PeopleSoft HRMS
9 2 (0.094%) Primavera
9 2 (0.094%) SAP FI
9 2 (0.094%) SAP PM
9 2 (0.094%) Veritas eDiscovery
10 1 (0.047%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 110 (5.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 105 (4.96%) Office 365
3 103 (4.86%) Amazon AWS
4 71 (3.35%) Mimecast
5 68 (3.21%) SaaS
6 19 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
7 18 (0.85%) IaaS
8 16 (0.76%) Serverless
9 15 (0.71%) PaaS
10 10 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
10 10 (0.47%) AWS CloudFormation
11 9 (0.42%) Amazon S3
11 9 (0.42%) AWS Lambda
11 9 (0.42%) GitHub
11 9 (0.42%) Google Analytics
11 9 (0.42%) Slack
12 7 (0.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 6 (0.28%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 5 (0.24%) IBM Blueworks
15 4 (0.19%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 90 (4.25%) Skype
2 78 (3.68%) Firewall
3 65 (3.07%) VPN
4 47 (2.22%) WAN
5 46 (2.17%) SAN
6 43 (2.03%) Unified Communications
7 40 (1.89%) DHCP
7 40 (1.89%) DNS
7 40 (1.89%) LAN
8 38 (1.79%) TCP/IP
9 37 (1.75%) Intrusion Detection
10 30 (1.42%) Intranet
11 29 (1.37%) Network Security
12 27 (1.27%) Remote Desktop
12 27 (1.27%) VoIP
13 26 (1.23%) Internet
14 22 (1.04%) Wireless
15 20 (0.94%) NAS
15 20 (0.94%) VLAN
16 14 (0.66%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 200 (9.44%) SQL Server
2 118 (5.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 66 (3.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 65 (3.07%) PostgreSQL
5 58 (2.74%) Big Data
6 56 (2.64%) Oracle Database
7 46 (2.17%) NoSQL
8 37 (1.75%) MySQL
9 36 (1.70%) Data Warehouse
10 31 (1.46%) Relational Database
11 28 (1.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 25 (1.18%) Power BI
13 24 (1.13%) MongoDB
14 21 (0.99%) EDRMS
15 16 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
16 14 (0.66%) Oracle Database 10g
17 10 (0.47%) Blockchain
18 9 (0.42%) Hadoop
19 8 (0.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
19 8 (0.38%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 46 (2.17%) Jenkins
2 44 (2.08%) Git (software)
3 42 (1.98%) JIRA
4 28 (1.32%) Selenium
5 23 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
6 20 (0.94%) Cucumber
7 19 (0.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 13 (0.61%) Buildbot
8 13 (0.61%) JMeter
8 13 (0.61%) Ranorex
8 13 (0.61%) Visual Studio
9 12 (0.57%) Gatling
9 12 (0.57%) SoapUI
9 12 (0.57%) webpack
10 10 (0.47%) WebDriver
11 9 (0.42%) TeamCity
11 9 (0.42%) Visual Studio Team System
12 8 (0.38%) Babel
13 7 (0.33%) GitLab
13 7 (0.33%) gulp
General
1 886 (41.81%) Finance
2 737 (34.78%) Law
3 249 (11.75%) Banking
4 163 (7.69%) Marketing
5 94 (4.44%) Retail
6 87 (4.11%) Investment Banking
7 64 (3.02%) Back Office
8 48 (2.27%) Front Office
9 43 (2.03%) Telecoms
10 40 (1.89%) Advertising
11 38 (1.79%) Retail Banking
12 33 (1.56%) Billing
13 26 (1.23%) Games
14 21 (0.99%) Corporate Banking
14 21 (0.99%) Financial Institution
15 20 (0.94%) Publishing
16 15 (0.71%) Music Industry
17 9 (0.42%) Manufacturing
18 7 (0.33%) German Language
18 7 (0.33%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 555 (26.19%) Analyst
2 247 (11.66%) Developer
3 128 (6.04%) Support Analyst
4 125 (5.90%) Project Manager
5 122 (5.76%) Consultant
6 115 (5.43%) Service Analyst
7 110 (5.19%) Business Analyst
8 109 (5.14%) Service Desk Analyst
9 94 (4.44%) Legal Analyst
10 85 (4.01%) IT Manager
11 84 (3.96%) Architect
11 84 (3.96%) Financial Analyst
12 83 (3.92%) Trainer
13 74 (3.49%) IT Analyst
14 69 (3.26%) Security Manager
15 68 (3.21%) Systems Analyst
16 56 (2.64%) Applications Support
17 55 (2.60%) IT Trainer
18 52 (2.45%) Information Manager
18 52 (2.45%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 154 (7.27%) HTML
2 151 (7.13%) .NET
3 115 (5.43%) CSS
4 96 (4.53%) Natural Language Processing
5 74 (3.49%) AngularJS
6 69 (3.26%) HTML5
7 66 (3.11%) Node.js
8 56 (2.64%) ASP.NET
9 54 (2.55%) XML
10 48 (2.27%) React
11 46 (2.17%) Web Services
12 41 (1.93%) jQuery
13 39 (1.84%) FIX Protocol
14 38 (1.79%) CSS3
15 33 (1.56%) WCF
16 28 (1.32%) REST
17 27 (1.27%) SOAP
17 27 (1.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 26 (1.23%) RabbitMQ
19 23 (1.09%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 266 (12.55%) Analytical Skills
2 122 (5.76%) Management Information System
3 105 (4.96%) Computer Science
4 94 (4.44%) Cyberthreat
5 64 (3.02%) User Experience
6 59 (2.78%) Fixed Income
7 57 (2.69%) Blackberry
8 45 (2.12%) e-Learning
9 43 (2.03%) Fintech
10 42 (1.98%) Data Centre
11 41 (1.93%) Enterprise Software
12 40 (1.89%) Equities
13 39 (1.84%) Algorithms
14 33 (1.56%) Linux Command Line
15 29 (1.37%) iPhone
16 27 (1.27%) Derivative
17 25 (1.18%) Social Media
17 25 (1.18%) Tandem
18 22 (1.04%) Mobile App
18 22 (1.04%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 447 (21.09%) Windows
2 164 (7.74%) Windows 7
3 162 (7.65%) Windows Server
4 142 (6.70%) Linux
5 101 (4.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 86 (4.06%) Windows 10
7 85 (4.01%) Windows Server 2012
8 60 (2.83%) Unix
9 55 (2.60%) Android
10 25 (1.18%) Apple iOS
11 13 (0.61%) Windows 8
12 12 (0.57%) Windows Server 2003
13 11 (0.52%) Mac OS X
14 5 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 3 (0.14%) Amazon Linux
16 2 (0.094%) CentOS
16 2 (0.094%) Mac OS
16 2 (0.094%) Ubuntu
16 2 (0.094%) Windows 2000
16 2 (0.094%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 386 (18.22%) Agile Software Development
2 307 (14.49%) Project Management
3 274 (12.93%) Information Security
4 245 (11.56%) Business Intelligence
5 231 (10.90%) ITIL
6 221 (10.43%) Data Protection
7 180 (8.49%) Stakeholder Management
8 171 (8.07%) Cybersecurity
9 143 (6.75%) Change Management
10 140 (6.61%) Analytics
11 134 (6.32%) Business Analysis
11 134 (6.32%) Document Management
12 127 (5.99%) CRM
13 124 (5.85%) Artificial Intelligence
14 119 (5.62%) Continuous Improvement
15 118 (5.57%) Machine Learning
16 113 (5.33%) PRINCE2
17 92 (4.34%) Scrum
18 91 (4.29%) Service Delivery
19 88 (4.15%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 410 (19.35%) SQL
2 201 (9.49%) JavaScript
3 180 (8.49%) C#
4 144 (6.80%) Python
5 108 (5.10%) Java
6 76 (3.59%) Ruby
7 59 (2.78%) PHP
8 58 (2.74%) Shell Script
8 58 (2.74%) T-SQL
9 56 (2.64%) PowerShell
10 46 (2.17%) C
11 42 (1.98%) Bash Shell
12 33 (1.56%) C++
13 26 (1.23%) Scala
13 26 (1.23%) VB.NET
14 22 (1.04%) Go
15 20 (0.94%) Perl
16 17 (0.80%) PL/SQL
16 17 (0.80%) VBA
17 16 (0.76%) R
Qualifications
1 298 (14.06%) Degree
2 102 (4.81%) CISSP
3 76 (3.59%) CISM
4 67 (3.16%) CISA
5 53 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 44 (2.08%) ISEB
7 42 (1.98%) Computer Science Degree
8 36 (1.70%) MCSE
9 35 (1.65%) ITIL Certification
10 32 (1.51%) PMI Certification
11 31 (1.46%) PMP
12 26 (1.23%) SANS
12 26 (1.23%) Security Cleared
13 25 (1.18%) SC Cleared
14 22 (1.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 18 (0.85%) Cisco Certification
16 17 (0.80%) GIAC
16 17 (0.80%) MCSA
16 17 (0.80%) PhD
17 16 (0.76%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 135 (6.37%) GDPR
2 104 (4.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 86 (4.06%) QA
4 68 (3.21%) SLA
5 63 (2.97%) PCI DSS
6 32 (1.51%) Cyber Essentials
7 28 (1.32%) PMO
8 25 (1.18%) MiFID
9 24 (1.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 11 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 7 (0.33%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
11 7 (0.33%) Data Quality
11 7 (0.33%) ISO 9001
12 5 (0.24%) ISO 22301
13 4 (0.19%) EMIR
13 4 (0.19%) HIPAA
14 2 (0.094%) BS7799
14 2 (0.094%) COBIT
14 2 (0.094%) ISO 14001
14 2 (0.094%) UCITS
System Software
1 287 (13.54%) Active Directory
2 92 (4.34%) Docker
2 92 (4.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 52 (2.45%) XenApp
4 40 (1.89%) Hyper-V
5 30 (1.42%) XenDesktop
6 26 (1.23%) vSphere
7 25 (1.18%) VMware ESXi
8 19 (0.90%) DFS Replication
9 6 (0.28%) Virtual Desktop
9 6 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
10 2 (0.094%) Apache Flume
10 2 (0.094%) Firmware
10 2 (0.094%) HDFS
10 2 (0.094%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (0.094%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 1 (0.047%) Postfix
11 1 (0.047%) RHEV
11 1 (0.047%) Terminal Server
11 1 (0.047%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 60 (2.83%) Kubernetes
2 55 (2.60%) SCCM
3 39 (1.84%) Puppet
4 28 (1.32%) Ansible
5 22 (1.04%) Terraform
6 16 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
6 16 (0.76%) SCOM
7 15 (0.71%) AirWatch
7 15 (0.71%) vCenter Server
8 10 (0.47%) CSIRT
9 8 (0.38%) Host Intrusion Detection System
10 7 (0.33%) Norton AntiVirus
11 6 (0.28%) Nessus
11 6 (0.28%) Perfmon
11 6 (0.28%) RSA Archer
11 6 (0.28%) SCOrch
12 5 (0.24%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 5 (0.24%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
13 4 (0.19%) Data Guard
13 4 (0.19%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 443 (20.91%) Microsoft
2 227 (10.71%) iManage
3 195 (9.20%) Citrix
4 162 (7.65%) VMware
5 117 (5.52%) Aderant
6 97 (4.58%) Cisco
7 91 (4.29%) Oracle
8 87 (4.11%) Intapp
9 58 (2.74%) Adobe
10 48 (2.27%) Bloomberg
10 48 (2.27%) HP
11 32 (1.51%) Fidessa
12 23 (1.09%) NetApp
13 22 (1.04%) Salesforce.com
14 21 (0.99%) LexisNexis
14 21 (0.99%) SAP
15 19 (0.90%) Avaya
15 19 (0.90%) Google
16 13 (0.61%) CheckPoint
16 13 (0.61%) Tableau