Period
to 16 November 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 16 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Legal
England > London
6 months to
16 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 183 153 110
Rank change year-on-year -30 -43 0
Permanent jobs citing Legal 1,068 1,550 2,242
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.97% 2.31% 2.97%
As % of the General category 4.07% 4.62% 5.38%
Number of salaries quoted 850 1,233 1,617
London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - -
10th Percentile £35,000 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £88,750 £82,500 £83,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
% 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 26,210 33,571 41,711
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 48.28% 49.93% 55.20%
Number of salaries quoted 20,648 26,542 29,395
London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £105,000 £97,500 £93,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year - +6.80% +3.00%

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 16 November 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 16 November 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 -57 253 £57,500 -4.17% 110
West London +19 34 £65,000 +23.81% 26
East London +40 25 £53,024 +17.83% 18
South London -9 9 £62,500 +25.00% 12
North London -3 7 £51,250 -21.15% 5
Legal
England

For the 6 months to 16 November 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.

1 322 (30.15%) Law
2 309 (28.93%) Finance
3 247 (23.13%) Agile Software Development
4 227 (21.25%) Microsoft
5 206 (19.29%) Windows
6 179 (16.76%) Business Intelligence
7 171 (16.01%) SQL
8 165 (15.45%) Degree
9 157 (14.70%) Microsoft Office
10 143 (13.39%) Azure
11 122 (11.42%) Project Management
12 120 (11.24%) Information Security
13 104 (9.74%) SQL Server
14 97 (9.08%) GDPR
15 93 (8.71%) Problem-Solving
15 93 (8.71%) Office 365
16 92 (8.61%) Change Management
16 92 (8.61%) Analytical Skills
16 92 (8.61%) iManage
17 89 (8.33%) Banking
18 87 (8.15%) Marketing
19 86 (8.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
20 85 (7.96%) Active Directory
21 81 (7.58%) ITIL
22 80 (7.49%) CRM
23 76 (7.12%) C#
24 74 (6.93%) Python
24 74 (6.93%) Stakeholder Management
25 72 (6.74%) .NET
25 72 (6.74%) AWS

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 41 (3.84%) SharePoint
2 37 (3.46%) MS Exchange
3 20 (1.87%) Apache Spark
4 16 (1.50%) Apache
4 16 (1.50%) IIS
5 15 (1.40%) Elasticsearch
6 14 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2013
7 11 (1.03%) Confluence
8 10 (0.94%) CMS
9 9 (0.84%) Apache Airflow
10 8 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2010
10 8 (0.75%) Skype for Business
11 7 (0.66%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 6 (0.56%) Moodle
12 6 (0.56%) OpenStack
13 4 (0.37%) nginx
14 3 (0.28%) Apache Solr
14 3 (0.28%) Tomcat
14 3 (0.28%) Zope
15 2 (0.19%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 157 (14.70%) Microsoft Office
2 55 (5.15%) Microsoft Excel
3 34 (3.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 13 (1.22%) Microsoft Project
5 8 (0.75%) Photoshop
6 6 (0.56%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.37%) Acrobat
7 4 (0.37%) MS Visio
7 4 (0.37%) S-PLUS
8 3 (0.28%) SPSS
8 3 (0.28%) Stata
9 2 (0.19%) Camtasia
9 2 (0.19%) Chatbot
10 1 (0.094%) Figma
10 1 (0.094%) InVision
10 1 (0.094%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 30 (2.81%) Elite 3E
2 10 (0.94%) Carpe Diem
3 7 (0.66%) Workday HCM
4 5 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (0.47%) Oracle iProcurement
5 3 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.28%) Payment Gateway
6 2 (0.19%) Distributed Ledger
6 2 (0.19%) SAP BPC
6 2 (0.19%) SAP CO
6 2 (0.19%) SAP FI
6 2 (0.19%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (0.19%) Visualfiles
7 1 (0.094%) Magento
7 1 (0.094%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.094%) PeopleSoft Financials
7 1 (0.094%) PeopleSoft HCM
7 1 (0.094%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.094%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 143 (13.39%) Azure
2 93 (8.71%) Office 365
3 72 (6.74%) AWS
4 57 (5.34%) SaaS
5 31 (2.90%) Power Platform
6 19 (1.78%) GCP
7 12 (1.12%) PaaS
7 12 (1.12%) Serverless
8 11 (1.03%) Amazon S3
8 11 (1.03%) AWS Lambda
8 11 (1.03%) GitHub
8 11 (1.03%) Mimecast
9 10 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
10 9 (0.84%) Amazon EMR
10 9 (0.84%) IaaS
11 8 (0.75%) Heroku
12 7 (0.66%) OneDrive
13 6 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
13 6 (0.56%) FinancialForce
13 6 (0.56%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 46 (4.31%) Firewall
2 42 (3.93%) DNS
3 37 (3.46%) DHCP
4 33 (3.09%) LAN
5 32 (3.00%) WAN
6 29 (2.72%) TCP/IP
7 20 (1.87%) Remote Desktop
8 19 (1.78%) SAN
8 19 (1.78%) Wireless
9 16 (1.50%) NetScaler
10 15 (1.40%) Network Security
10 15 (1.40%) SSL
11 14 (1.31%) Intranet
12 13 (1.22%) NAS
12 13 (1.22%) VPN
13 11 (1.03%) Intrusion Detection
14 10 (0.94%) iSCSI
14 10 (0.94%) VLAN
15 9 (0.84%) PPP
16 8 (0.75%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (9.74%) SQL Server
2 58 (5.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 47 (4.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 36 (3.37%) Data Warehouse
5 34 (3.18%) Big Data
6 32 (3.00%) PostgreSQL
7 26 (2.43%) Power BI
7 26 (2.43%) Relational Database
8 18 (1.69%) RDBMS
9 17 (1.59%) NoSQL
10 13 (1.22%) SQL Server 2012
10 13 (1.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 11 (1.03%) Apache Hive
11 11 (1.03%) BigQuery
11 11 (1.03%) Hadoop
11 11 (1.03%) MongoDB
11 11 (1.03%) MySQL
12 10 (0.94%) Amazon Redshift
12 10 (0.94%) Snowflake Schema
13 9 (0.84%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 22 (2.06%) Git (software)
1 22 (2.06%) JIRA
2 17 (1.59%) Visual Studio
3 13 (1.22%) Selenium
4 12 (1.12%) TeamCity
5 10 (0.94%) Jenkins
6 8 (0.75%) Cucumber
7 7 (0.66%) JMeter
8 6 (0.56%) Gatling
9 5 (0.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 5 (0.47%) gulp
9 5 (0.47%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (0.47%) WebDriver
10 4 (0.37%) PhpStorm
10 4 (0.37%) PHPUnit
10 4 (0.37%) SpecFlow
11 3 (0.28%) Dreamweaver
11 3 (0.28%) Visual Studio Team System
12 2 (0.19%) Appium
12 2 (0.19%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 322 (30.15%) Law
2 309 (28.93%) Finance
3 89 (8.33%) Banking
4 87 (8.15%) Marketing
5 50 (4.68%) Front Office
6 46 (4.31%) Back Office
7 25 (2.34%) Telecoms
8 24 (2.25%) Public Sector
9 20 (1.87%) Investment Banking
10 19 (1.78%) Retail
11 16 (1.50%) Billing
12 13 (1.22%) Advertising
13 10 (0.94%) Games
14 5 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
14 5 (0.47%) Publishing
15 4 (0.37%) Financial Institution
16 3 (0.28%) Aerospace
17 2 (0.19%) French Language
17 2 (0.19%) Local Government
17 2 (0.19%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 149 (13.95%) Analyst
2 112 (10.49%) Developer
3 89 (8.33%) Architect
4 83 (7.77%) Project Manager
5 64 (5.99%) IT Manager
6 50 (4.68%) Support Analyst
7 47 (4.40%) IT Analyst
8 42 (3.93%) Trainer
9 40 (3.75%) IT Support
10 36 (3.37%) Consultant
11 30 (2.81%) Service Analyst
12 29 (2.72%) IT Support Analyst
13 28 (2.62%) Enterprise Architect
13 28 (2.62%) Legal Analyst
14 26 (2.43%) Product Manager
15 24 (2.25%) IT Project Manager
15 24 (2.25%) Junior
15 24 (2.25%) Senior Manager
15 24 (2.25%) Service Desk Analyst
16 23 (2.15%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (6.74%) .NET
2 40 (3.75%) CSS
3 36 (3.37%) HTML
4 35 (3.28%) ASP.NET
5 34 (3.18%) Web Services
6 33 (3.09%) React
7 25 (2.34%) REST
8 24 (2.25%) XML
9 23 (2.15%) .NET Framework
9 23 (2.15%) AngularJS
10 18 (1.69%) JSON
11 17 (1.59%) ASP.NET MVC
11 17 (1.59%) Natural Language Processing
12 16 (1.50%) Entity Framework
12 16 (1.50%) RESTful
13 14 (1.31%) ASP.NET Web API
14 13 (1.22%) LAPP Stack
15 11 (1.03%) J2EE
15 11 (1.03%) Kafka
15 11 (1.03%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 92 (8.61%) Analytical Skills
2 57 (5.34%) Management Information System
3 50 (4.68%) Fixed Income
4 33 (3.09%) Self-Motivation
5 32 (3.00%) User Experience
6 24 (2.25%) Data Centre
6 24 (2.25%) Greenfield Project
7 19 (1.78%) e-Learning
7 19 (1.78%) Enterprise Software
7 19 (1.78%) Mobile App
8 16 (1.50%) Equities
9 14 (1.31%) Video Conferencing
10 13 (1.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 12 (1.12%) Derivative
11 12 (1.12%) Virtual Team
12 11 (1.03%) CMDB
13 10 (0.94%) Credit Risk
14 9 (0.84%) iPhone
15 8 (0.75%) Algorithms
16 7 (0.66%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 206 (19.29%) Windows
2 68 (6.37%) Windows 10
3 62 (5.81%) Windows Server
4 35 (3.28%) Linux
5 33 (3.09%) Windows 7
6 28 (2.62%) Windows Server 2012
7 22 (2.06%) Android
8 20 (1.87%) Unix
9 16 (1.50%) Apple iOS
10 9 (0.84%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (0.56%) Windows 8
12 3 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.094%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.094%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 247 (23.13%) Agile Software Development
2 179 (16.76%) Business Intelligence
3 122 (11.42%) Project Management
4 120 (11.24%) Information Security
5 93 (8.71%) Problem-Solving
6 92 (8.61%) Change Management
7 81 (7.58%) ITIL
8 80 (7.49%) CRM
9 74 (6.93%) Stakeholder Management
10 71 (6.65%) Decision-Making
11 68 (6.37%) Cybersecurity
12 65 (6.09%) Collaborative Working
13 64 (5.99%) Scrum
14 62 (5.81%) Analytics
15 58 (5.43%) Asset Management
15 58 (5.43%) Continuous Improvement
16 56 (5.24%) DevOps
17 54 (5.06%) Risk Management
18 53 (4.96%) Business Transformation
19 52 (4.87%) Fintech
Programming Languages
1 171 (16.01%) SQL
2 76 (7.12%) C#
3 74 (6.93%) Python
4 59 (5.52%) Java
4 59 (5.52%) JavaScript
5 43 (4.03%) PowerShell
6 27 (2.53%) T-SQL
7 23 (2.15%) VB
8 16 (1.50%) C
9 15 (1.40%) Scala
10 12 (1.12%) Ruby
11 11 (1.03%) Perl
12 10 (0.94%) PHP
12 10 (0.94%) TypeScript
13 9 (0.84%) C++
14 5 (0.47%) VB.NET
15 4 (0.37%) ES6
15 4 (0.37%) Java 8
15 4 (0.37%) R
15 4 (0.37%) VBA
Qualifications
1 165 (15.45%) Degree
2 45 (4.21%) CISSP
3 41 (3.84%) CISM
4 39 (3.65%) CFA
4 39 (3.65%) CIMA
5 36 (3.37%) CISA
6 32 (3.00%) Cisco Certification
6 32 (3.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 28 (2.62%) MCSE
8 20 (1.87%) Security Cleared
9 19 (1.78%) CCNA
10 15 (1.40%) PMP
11 14 (1.31%) SC Cleared
12 13 (1.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 12 (1.12%) PMI Certification
14 11 (1.03%) Computer Science Degree
15 10 (0.94%) CCNP
15 10 (0.94%) MCSA
15 10 (0.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 9 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 97 (9.08%) GDPR
2 86 (8.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 45 (4.21%) PMO
4 37 (3.46%) QA
5 29 (2.72%) NIST
6 23 (2.15%) Cyber Essentials
7 17 (1.59%) HIPAA
8 16 (1.50%) Data Quality
9 14 (1.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 13 (1.22%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 13 (1.22%) PCI DSS
10 13 (1.22%) SLA
11 11 (1.03%) COBIT
11 11 (1.03%) FISMA
12 9 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27005
13 6 (0.56%) ISO 31000
13 6 (0.56%) ISO 9001
14 4 (0.37%) COSO
14 4 (0.37%) PSD2
15 3 (0.28%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 85 (7.96%) Active Directory
2 36 (3.37%) Docker
3 17 (1.59%) XenDesktop
4 15 (1.40%) XenApp
5 14 (1.31%) VMware Infrastructure
6 13 (1.22%) Hyper-V
7 12 (1.12%) Terminal Services
7 12 (1.12%) Virtual Desktop
8 11 (1.03%) HDFS
9 7 (0.66%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (0.28%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.094%) Apache Flume
11 1 (0.094%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.094%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (0.094%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (0.094%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 27 (2.53%) SCCM
2 19 (1.78%) Kubernetes
3 15 (1.40%) Ansible
4 11 (1.03%) Puppet
5 9 (0.84%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (0.56%) Salt
6 6 (0.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 5 (0.47%) TeamSite
7 5 (0.47%) Terraform
7 5 (0.47%) Thomson Reuters DACS
8 4 (0.37%) Microsoft Intune
8 4 (0.37%) SCSM
8 4 (0.37%) SolarWinds Orion
8 4 (0.37%) XenMobile
9 3 (0.28%) Backup Exec
9 3 (0.28%) Hadoop YARN
10 2 (0.19%) Ambari
10 2 (0.19%) Oozie
10 2 (0.19%) Single Sign-On
11 1 (0.094%) CASB
Vendors
1 227 (21.25%) Microsoft
2 92 (8.61%) iManage
3 60 (5.62%) Citrix
4 54 (5.06%) VMware
5 40 (3.75%) Salesforce.com
6 39 (3.65%) Casewise
6 39 (3.65%) Cisco
7 34 (3.18%) Intapp
8 30 (2.81%) ServiceNow
9 29 (2.72%) Aderant
10 26 (2.43%) Oracle
11 16 (1.50%) Palo Alto
11 16 (1.50%) Tableau
12 15 (1.40%) Adobe
13 14 (1.31%) Workday
14 11 (1.03%) CA
14 11 (1.03%) Riverbed
15 10 (0.94%) CheckPoint
15 10 (0.94%) F5
15 10 (0.94%) Splunk