Period
to 21 April 2019

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 21 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Legal
England > London
6 months to
21 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 160 118 109
Rank change year-on-year -42 -9 +15
Permanent jobs citing Legal 1,330 1,981 1,999
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.19% 2.83% 2.91%
As % of the General category 4.60% 5.70% 5.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1,114 1,663 1,664
London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £83,750 £85,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +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 28,883 34,771 34,842
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 47.57% 49.66% 50.78%
Number of salaries quoted 22,648 27,670 29,034
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £93,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% 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 21 April 2019.

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 21 April 2019. 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 -34 350 £60,000 +4.35% 31
West London +4 26 £50,000 - 14
South London -5 20 £55,000 +83.33% 17
East London +17 16 £36,500 -52.90% 13
North London +18 4 £63,750 +15.91% 10
Legal
England

For the 6 months to 21 April 2019, 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.

1 452 (33.98%) Law
2 431 (32.41%) Finance
3 336 (25.26%) Windows
4 303 (22.78%) Microsoft
5 245 (18.42%) SQL
5 245 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
6 212 (15.94%) Microsoft Office
7 184 (13.83%) Problem-Solving
8 183 (13.76%) Active Directory
9 181 (13.61%) Office 365
10 177 (13.31%) ITIL
11 171 (12.86%) Microsoft Azure
12 161 (12.11%) Project Management
13 151 (11.35%) Degree
14 150 (11.28%) Windows Server
15 147 (11.05%) Business Intelligence
16 138 (10.38%) SQL Server
17 131 (9.85%) Analytical Skills
18 129 (9.70%) iManage
19 123 (9.25%) Information Security
20 114 (8.57%) Banking
21 112 (8.42%) Windows 10
22 109 (8.20%) SharePoint
23 107 (8.05%) Document Management
24 105 (7.89%) Citrix
25 99 (7.44%) Firewall
26 94 (7.07%) Risk Management
26 94 (7.07%) Marketing
27 91 (6.84%) Management Information System
28 87 (6.54%) Windows 7

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
1 109 (8.20%) SharePoint
2 74 (5.56%) MS Exchange
3 57 (4.29%) Skype for Business
4 22 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2013
5 17 (1.28%) Confluence
6 16 (1.20%) CMS
6 16 (1.20%) OpenStack
7 14 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2010
8 12 (0.90%) Elasticsearch
9 6 (0.45%) Apache Spark
10 5 (0.38%) Sitecore CMS
11 4 (0.30%) IIS
11 4 (0.30%) NetWeaver
11 4 (0.30%) Oracle Service Bus
11 4 (0.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 4 (0.30%) WebLogic
12 3 (0.23%) Apache Solr
12 3 (0.23%) WordPress
13 2 (0.15%) Apache
13 2 (0.15%) Umbraco
Applications
1 212 (15.94%) Microsoft Office
2 85 (6.39%) Microsoft Excel
3 20 (1.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 16 (1.20%) Microsoft Project
5 10 (0.75%) Spreadsheet
6 5 (0.38%) Acrobat
6 5 (0.38%) SPSS
6 5 (0.38%) Stata
7 4 (0.30%) Camtasia
8 3 (0.23%) InVision
9 2 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
9 2 (0.15%) MS Visio
9 2 (0.15%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.075%) Adobe Captivate
10 1 (0.075%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.075%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 34 (2.56%) Carpe Diem
2 17 (1.28%) Elite 3E
3 14 (1.05%) Relativity
4 12 (0.90%) HFM
4 12 (0.90%) Oracle EBS
4 12 (0.90%) Oracle General Ledger
5 6 (0.45%) Visualfiles
6 5 (0.38%) Ringtail
6 5 (0.38%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 4 (0.30%) DocuMatrix
7 4 (0.30%) Oracle Applications
7 4 (0.30%) SAP BPC
7 4 (0.30%) Veritas eDiscovery
8 3 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
8 3 (0.23%) SAP ERP
9 2 (0.15%) CaseMap
9 2 (0.15%) Concordance
9 2 (0.15%) SAP CRM
9 2 (0.15%) SAP MM
9 2 (0.15%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 181 (13.61%) Office 365
2 171 (12.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 81 (6.09%) Amazon AWS
4 59 (4.44%) SaaS
5 44 (3.31%) Mimecast
6 28 (2.11%) Google Cloud Platform
7 17 (1.28%) Azure Active Directory
8 10 (0.75%) GitHub
9 8 (0.60%) PaaS
10 6 (0.45%) AWS CloudFormation
11 5 (0.38%) Basecamp
11 5 (0.38%) Google Analytics
11 5 (0.38%) IaaS
11 5 (0.38%) Serverless
12 4 (0.30%) Amazon S3
12 4 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
13 3 (0.23%) Amazon EMR
13 3 (0.23%) AWS Lambda
13 3 (0.23%) IBM Cloud
14 2 (0.15%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 99 (7.44%) Firewall
2 58 (4.36%) Skype
3 55 (4.14%) Network Security
4 47 (3.53%) SAN
5 37 (2.78%) WAN
6 33 (2.48%) LAN
7 31 (2.33%) TCP/IP
8 26 (1.95%) DNS
9 24 (1.80%) VLAN
10 23 (1.73%) Intranet
11 20 (1.50%) Unified Communications
12 18 (1.35%) Intrusion Detection
13 17 (1.28%) DHCP
13 17 (1.28%) VPN
14 13 (0.98%) NAS
15 10 (0.75%) Internet
16 9 (0.68%) MPLS
16 9 (0.68%) VoIP
17 8 (0.60%) Wireless
18 6 (0.45%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 138 (10.38%) SQL Server
2 43 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 34 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 30 (2.26%) Data Warehouse
5 22 (1.65%) Relational Database
6 21 (1.58%) Power BI
7 19 (1.43%) Oracle Database
8 17 (1.28%) NoSQL
9 15 (1.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 14 (1.05%) Big Data
10 14 (1.05%) MySQL
10 14 (1.05%) QlikView
11 12 (0.90%) Oracle Smart View
12 11 (0.83%) Azure SQL Database
12 11 (0.83%) EDRMS
13 8 (0.60%) MongoDB
14 7 (0.53%) Data Mining
14 7 (0.53%) Oracle BI EE
15 6 (0.45%) Oracle ODI
15 6 (0.45%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 23 (1.73%) JIRA
2 12 (0.90%) Git (software)
2 12 (0.90%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (0.75%) Jenkins
4 9 (0.68%) Selenium
5 7 (0.53%) eggPlant
6 6 (0.45%) Gatling
6 6 (0.45%) JUnit
6 6 (0.45%) webpack
7 5 (0.38%) Grunt
8 4 (0.30%) Visual Studio
8 4 (0.30%) Visual Studio Team System
9 3 (0.23%) SonarQube
10 2 (0.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (0.15%) Babel
10 2 (0.15%) Bitbucket Server
10 2 (0.15%) Eclipse
10 2 (0.15%) Sonatype Nexus
10 2 (0.15%) Subversion
10 2 (0.15%) TeamCity
General
1 452 (33.98%) Law
2 431 (32.41%) Finance
3 114 (8.57%) Banking
4 94 (7.07%) Marketing
5 45 (3.38%) Retail
6 30 (2.26%) Telecoms
7 27 (2.03%) Front Office
8 25 (1.88%) Financial Institution
9 22 (1.65%) Billing
10 13 (0.98%) Back Office
11 12 (0.90%) Investment Banking
12 11 (0.83%) Advertising
13 9 (0.68%) Military
14 7 (0.53%) Aerospace
14 7 (0.53%) French Language
14 7 (0.53%) Publishing
15 5 (0.38%) German Language
16 4 (0.30%) Games
16 4 (0.30%) Local Government
17 2 (0.15%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 359 (26.99%) Analyst
2 134 (10.08%) Developer
3 110 (8.27%) IT Analyst
4 89 (6.69%) Service Analyst
5 78 (5.86%) Service Desk Analyst
6 75 (5.64%) IT Manager
7 63 (4.74%) Project Manager
7 63 (4.74%) Security Analyst
7 63 (4.74%) Support Analyst
8 62 (4.66%) Trainer
9 60 (4.51%) Consultant
10 54 (4.06%) Business Analyst
11 52 (3.91%) Architect
12 48 (3.61%) Legal Analyst
13 46 (3.46%) IT Security Analyst
14 43 (3.23%) Applications Support
15 40 (3.01%) Cisco Analyst
15 40 (3.01%) Cisco Security Analyst
16 39 (2.93%) IT Trainer
16 39 (2.93%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (4.81%) .NET
2 52 (3.91%) HTML
3 45 (3.38%) AngularJS
4 42 (3.16%) CSS
5 36 (2.71%) Web Services
6 30 (2.26%) REST
7 27 (2.03%) JSON
7 27 (2.03%) React
8 22 (1.65%) RESTful
9 21 (1.58%) .NET Framework
10 20 (1.50%) Regular Expression
10 20 (1.50%) SOAP
11 18 (1.35%) jQuery
12 17 (1.28%) ASP.NET
13 15 (1.13%) Spring
14 14 (1.05%) Node.js
15 13 (0.98%) FIX Protocol
15 13 (0.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 13 (0.98%) XML
16 12 (0.90%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 131 (9.85%) Analytical Skills
2 91 (6.84%) Management Information System
3 38 (2.86%) e-Learning
4 36 (2.71%) Data Centre
4 36 (2.71%) User Experience
5 27 (2.03%) Algorithms
5 27 (2.03%) Hybrid Cloud
5 27 (2.03%) Smartphone
6 26 (1.95%) Self-Motivation
7 24 (1.80%) Fintech
8 23 (1.73%) Hedge funds
9 21 (1.58%) Robotics
10 20 (1.50%) Fixed Income
11 18 (1.35%) Blog
11 18 (1.35%) Tandem
12 17 (1.28%) Cyberattack
13 14 (1.05%) Blackberry
14 13 (0.98%) Clustering
14 13 (0.98%) Cyberthreat
14 13 (0.98%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 336 (25.26%) Windows
2 150 (11.28%) Windows Server
3 112 (8.42%) Windows 10
4 87 (6.54%) Windows 7
5 79 (5.94%) Linux
6 51 (3.83%) Windows Server 2008
7 32 (2.41%) Android
8 30 (2.26%) Unix
9 28 (2.11%) Windows 8
10 25 (1.88%) Windows Server 2012
11 23 (1.73%) Apple iOS
12 9 (0.68%) CentOS
12 9 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
13 6 (0.45%) Mac OS X
14 3 (0.23%) VMS
15 1 (0.075%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 245 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
2 184 (13.83%) Problem-Solving
3 177 (13.31%) ITIL
4 161 (12.11%) Project Management
5 147 (11.05%) Business Intelligence
6 123 (9.25%) Information Security
7 107 (8.05%) Document Management
8 94 (7.07%) Risk Management
9 83 (6.24%) DevOps
10 80 (6.02%) Stakeholder Management
11 77 (5.79%) Analytics
12 73 (5.49%) Continuous Improvement
13 70 (5.26%) CRM
14 68 (5.11%) Change Management
15 67 (5.04%) Scrum
16 66 (4.96%) Cybersecurity
17 63 (4.74%) Data Protection
18 62 (4.66%) Data Analysis
19 56 (4.21%) Business Analysis
19 56 (4.21%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 245 (18.42%) SQL
2 78 (5.86%) JavaScript
3 75 (5.64%) C#
4 68 (5.11%) Java
5 65 (4.89%) Python
6 58 (4.36%) PowerShell
7 32 (2.41%) T-SQL
8 24 (1.80%) Ruby
9 20 (1.50%) R
10 18 (1.35%) PHP
11 14 (1.05%) Shell Script
12 12 (0.90%) Bash Shell
13 11 (0.83%) C++
13 11 (0.83%) Java 8
13 11 (0.83%) TypeScript
14 10 (0.75%) VBA
15 9 (0.68%) Scala
16 8 (0.60%) C
16 8 (0.60%) VB.NET
17 5 (0.38%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 151 (11.35%) Degree
2 66 (4.96%) Cisco Certification
3 53 (3.98%) CCNP
4 49 (3.68%) CCNA
5 45 (3.38%) CISSP
5 45 (3.38%) Microsoft Certification
6 42 (3.16%) MCSE
7 38 (2.86%) MOS
8 36 (2.71%) CISM
9 35 (2.63%) GIAC
10 33 (2.48%) CEH
11 29 (2.18%) Computer Science Degree
12 25 (1.88%) CCIE
12 25 (1.88%) CISA
13 24 (1.80%) ITIL Certification
14 22 (1.65%) GSEC
15 18 (1.35%) Security Cleared
16 17 (1.28%) PMI Certification
16 17 (1.28%) SANS
17 16 (1.20%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 80 (6.02%) GDPR
2 77 (5.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 48 (3.61%) QA
4 27 (2.03%) Cyber Essentials
4 27 (2.03%) PMO
4 27 (2.03%) SLA
5 16 (1.20%) Data Quality
6 15 (1.13%) PCI DSS
7 11 (0.83%) COBIT
7 11 (0.83%) MiFID
8 8 (0.60%) Dodd-Frank
8 8 (0.60%) EMIR
8 8 (0.60%) FATCA
9 7 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 7 (0.53%) Solvency II
10 6 (0.45%) ISO 9001
11 4 (0.30%) FINRA
11 4 (0.30%) NIST 800
12 3 (0.23%) ISAE 3402
13 2 (0.15%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
System Software
1 183 (13.76%) Active Directory
2 59 (4.44%) Hyper-V
3 51 (3.83%) Docker
4 31 (2.33%) XenApp
5 20 (1.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 20 (1.50%) XenServer
6 16 (1.20%) Virtual Desktop
7 12 (0.90%) Snort
8 6 (0.45%) vSphere
9 5 (0.38%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 4 (0.30%) Terminal Services
11 3 (0.23%) Apache Flume
11 3 (0.23%) HDFS
11 3 (0.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 3 (0.23%) Virtual Servers
11 3 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
11 3 (0.23%) VMware Server
12 2 (0.15%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 2 (0.15%) VMware Workstation
13 1 (0.075%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 50 (3.76%) SCCM
2 40 (3.01%) Kubernetes
3 29 (2.18%) Opscode Chef
4 23 (1.73%) Ansible
5 18 (1.35%) Puppet
6 16 (1.20%) Salt
7 9 (0.68%) CSIRT
7 9 (0.68%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 7 (0.53%) EnCase
9 4 (0.30%) Cisco Prime
9 4 (0.30%) Single Sign-On
10 3 (0.23%) AirWatch
10 3 (0.23%) Hadoop YARN
10 3 (0.23%) SCOM
10 3 (0.23%) Terraform
11 2 (0.15%) FTK
11 2 (0.15%) Microsoft Intune
11 2 (0.15%) Netcool
11 2 (0.15%) OSSEC
11 2 (0.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 303 (22.78%) Microsoft
2 129 (9.70%) iManage
3 105 (7.89%) Citrix
4 86 (6.47%) Cisco
5 64 (4.81%) VMware
6 51 (3.83%) CheckPoint
7 42 (3.16%) Oracle
8 38 (2.86%) HP
9 35 (2.63%) Google
10 34 (2.56%) Intapp
11 30 (2.26%) Tableau
12 26 (1.95%) SAP
13 25 (1.88%) Aderant
14 22 (1.65%) ServiceNow
15 20 (1.50%) Dell
16 17 (1.28%) Avaya
17 16 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
18 13 (0.98%) Juniper
19 12 (0.90%) Fidessa
19 12 (0.90%) Hyperion