Period
to 3 April 2020

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 3 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Legal
England > London
6 months to
3 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 136 162 116
Rank change year-on-year +26 -46 -7
Permanent jobs citing Legal 1,212 1,344 2,036
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 2.53% 2.20% 2.92%
As % of the General category 5.17% 4.52% 5.74%
Number of salaries quoted 890 1,161 1,792
Median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% - -
10th Percentile £34,950 £31,250 £31,880
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £83,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £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 23,456 29,746 35,493
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 48.93% 48.75% 50.84%
Number of salaries quoted 18,536 23,413 28,430
Median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £110,000 £100,000 £95,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £51,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +7.84% +2.00%

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 3 April 2020.

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 3 April 2020. 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 +1 306 £55,000 -5.17% 40
West London +24 37 £77,500 +24.00% 11
North London +13 30 £28,000 -56.92% 5
East London +25 28 £50,000 +44.93% 7
South London +14 25 £67,500 +22.73% 8
Legal
England

For the 6 months to 3 April 2020, 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.

1 368 (30.36%) Law
2 360 (29.70%) Finance
3 248 (20.46%) SQL
4 238 (19.64%) Agile Software Development
5 235 (19.39%) Microsoft
6 207 (17.08%) Degree
7 192 (15.84%) Business Intelligence
8 188 (15.51%) Windows
9 181 (14.93%) Python
9 181 (14.93%) Analytical Skills
10 179 (14.77%) SQL Server
11 178 (14.69%) Analytics
12 168 (13.86%) Problem-Solving
13 163 (13.45%) Azure
14 141 (11.63%) Project Management
15 138 (11.39%) Data Analysis
16 135 (11.14%) Microsoft Office
17 122 (10.07%) Office 365
18 114 (9.41%) Data Analytics
18 114 (9.41%) Tableau
18 114 (9.41%) ITIL
18 114 (9.41%) GDPR
19 113 (9.32%) Information Security
20 110 (9.08%) Active Directory
21 107 (8.83%) Stakeholder Management
22 102 (8.42%) ETL
22 102 (8.42%) AWS
22 102 (8.42%) Marketing
22 102 (8.42%) iManage
23 98 (8.09%) Oracle

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 59 (4.87%) SharePoint
2 26 (2.15%) MS Exchange
3 23 (1.90%) Apache Spark
4 18 (1.49%) CMS
5 15 (1.24%) Confluence
5 15 (1.24%) Skype for Business
6 14 (1.16%) IIS
7 13 (1.07%) Apache Airflow
8 12 (0.99%) Elasticsearch
9 8 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2010
10 7 (0.58%) Apache
11 3 (0.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 3 (0.25%) ColdFusion
11 3 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2013
12 2 (0.17%) JBoss
12 2 (0.17%) Red Hat Fuse
12 2 (0.17%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (0.17%) SharePoint 2013
13 1 (0.083%) BizTalk Server
13 1 (0.083%) SAS
Applications
1 135 (11.14%) Microsoft Office
2 71 (5.86%) Microsoft Excel
3 41 (3.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 17 (1.40%) InfoPath
5 11 (0.91%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.41%) Adobe XD
6 5 (0.41%) InVision
6 5 (0.41%) Microsoft Project
6 5 (0.41%) Photoshop
6 5 (0.41%) SPSS
6 5 (0.41%) Zeplin
7 3 (0.25%) Camtasia
8 2 (0.17%) Acrobat
8 2 (0.17%) Chatbot
9 1 (0.083%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.083%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.083%) InDesign
9 1 (0.083%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 28 (2.31%) Elite 3E
2 18 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (0.58%) Carpe Diem
3 7 (0.58%) Payment Gateway
4 5 (0.41%) Relativity
5 2 (0.17%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (0.17%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.083%) Distributed Ledger
6 1 (0.083%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.083%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 163 (13.45%) Azure
2 122 (10.07%) Office 365
3 102 (8.42%) AWS
4 68 (5.61%) SaaS
5 33 (2.72%) GCP
6 28 (2.31%) Power Platform
7 26 (2.15%) PaaS
8 24 (1.98%) IaaS
9 21 (1.73%) Mimecast
10 19 (1.57%) Serverless
11 16 (1.32%) GitHub
12 12 (0.99%) Dynamics 365
13 9 (0.74%) Amazon S3
14 8 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
15 7 (0.58%) npm
16 5 (0.41%) Amazon EMR
17 4 (0.33%) Azure Active Directory
17 4 (0.33%) Google Analytics
18 3 (0.25%) Amazon SQS
18 3 (0.25%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 65 (5.36%) LAN
2 58 (4.79%) Firewall
3 55 (4.54%) DNS
4 45 (3.71%) WAN
5 36 (2.97%) DHCP
6 34 (2.81%) VPN
7 31 (2.56%) Network Security
8 30 (2.48%) TCP/IP
9 18 (1.49%) Internet
9 18 (1.49%) Intranet
9 18 (1.49%) VLAN
9 18 (1.49%) VoIP
9 18 (1.49%) Wireless
10 15 (1.24%) Skype
11 13 (1.07%) Remote Desktop
11 13 (1.07%) WebEx
12 12 (0.99%) SAN
12 12 (0.99%) Wi-Fi
13 9 (0.74%) ISDN
14 8 (0.66%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 179 (14.77%) SQL Server
2 95 (7.84%) Data Lake
3 81 (6.68%) Oracle Reports
4 44 (3.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 35 (2.89%) Big Data
6 32 (2.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 28 (2.31%) Data Warehouse
7 28 (2.31%) Power BI
8 20 (1.65%) Relational Database
9 17 (1.40%) Hadoop
10 16 (1.32%) QlikView
11 15 (1.24%) Neo4j
11 15 (1.24%) NoSQL
12 13 (1.07%) PostgreSQL
13 12 (0.99%) Amazon Redshift
13 12 (0.99%) BigQuery
13 12 (0.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 10 (0.83%) Snowflake Schema
14 10 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
15 9 (0.74%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 31 (2.56%) JIRA
2 21 (1.73%) TeamCity
3 18 (1.49%) Jenkins
4 16 (1.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 16 (1.32%) Visual Studio
5 14 (1.16%) Git (software)
5 14 (1.16%) Visual Studio Team System
6 11 (0.91%) Selenium
7 9 (0.74%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (0.50%) Jasmine
8 6 (0.50%) PhpStorm
9 5 (0.41%) Axure RP
9 5 (0.41%) Balsamiq
9 5 (0.41%) Karma Test Runner
10 4 (0.33%) Appium
10 4 (0.33%) SpecFlow
10 4 (0.33%) WebDriver
11 3 (0.25%) Cucumber
11 3 (0.25%) JUnit
12 2 (0.17%) Eclipse
General
1 368 (30.36%) Law
2 360 (29.70%) Finance
3 102 (8.42%) Marketing
4 59 (4.87%) Banking
5 45 (3.71%) Telecoms
6 37 (3.05%) Back Office
7 34 (2.81%) Front Office
8 25 (2.06%) Retail
9 22 (1.82%) Advertising
10 21 (1.73%) Billing
11 13 (1.07%) Public Sector
12 9 (0.74%) Investment Banking
13 6 (0.50%) Financial Institution
14 5 (0.41%) Games
14 5 (0.41%) Manufacturing
15 3 (0.25%) Housing Association
15 3 (0.25%) International Banking
15 3 (0.25%) Local Government
15 3 (0.25%) Police
16 2 (0.17%) Digital Economy
Job Titles
1 231 (19.06%) Analyst
2 77 (6.35%) Developer
3 66 (5.45%) Senior Analyst
4 62 (5.12%) Support Analyst
5 60 (4.95%) IT Manager
6 55 (4.54%) Data Analyst
7 54 (4.46%) Architect
7 54 (4.46%) Project Manager
7 54 (4.46%) Senior Data Analyst
8 52 (4.29%) Applications Support
9 45 (3.71%) Legal Analyst
9 45 (3.71%) Product Manager
10 42 (3.47%) Consultant
10 42 (3.47%) Data Engineer
11 40 (3.30%) IT Analyst
11 40 (3.30%) IT Support
12 39 (3.22%) Service Manager
13 34 (2.81%) Applications Support Analyst
13 34 (2.81%) Service Analyst
14 32 (2.64%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (6.85%) .NET
2 49 (4.04%) Web Services
3 42 (3.47%) CSS
4 40 (3.30%) AngularJS
5 38 (3.14%) HTML
6 29 (2.39%) ASP.NET
7 27 (2.23%) Angular 2
7 27 (2.23%) Node.js
8 26 (2.15%) REST
9 25 (2.06%) React
10 24 (1.98%) .NET Framework
11 23 (1.90%) RESTful
12 21 (1.73%) ASP.NET Web API
12 21 (1.73%) Natural Language Processing
13 19 (1.57%) ASP.NET MVC
13 19 (1.57%) React Native
14 17 (1.40%) D3.js
14 17 (1.40%) JSON
15 15 (1.24%) Sass
16 14 (1.16%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 181 (14.93%) Analytical Skills
2 68 (5.61%) Management Information System
3 34 (2.81%) Fixed Income
4 28 (2.31%) Video Conferencing
5 27 (2.23%) Self-Motivation
6 26 (2.15%) Data Centre
7 24 (1.98%) Mobile App
8 23 (1.90%) User Experience
9 21 (1.73%) Enterprise Software
10 12 (0.99%) e-Learning
11 11 (0.91%) Social Media
12 10 (0.83%) Enterprise Storage
12 10 (0.83%) iPhone
13 9 (0.74%) Blackberry
13 9 (0.74%) Data Protection Act
13 9 (0.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 7 (0.58%) iPad
15 6 (0.50%) Algorithms
15 6 (0.50%) Public Cloud
15 6 (0.50%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 188 (15.51%) Windows
2 70 (5.78%) Windows Server
3 68 (5.61%) Windows 10
4 36 (2.97%) Linux
5 26 (2.15%) Windows Server 2012
6 22 (1.82%) Windows Server 2016
7 18 (1.49%) Windows 7
8 12 (0.99%) Windows Server 2019
9 11 (0.91%) Android
10 10 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
11 9 (0.74%) CentOS
11 9 (0.74%) Ubuntu
12 8 (0.66%) Unix
13 7 (0.58%) Fedora
13 7 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 6 (0.50%) Apple iOS
15 4 (0.33%) Mac OS X
16 3 (0.25%) Mac OS
16 3 (0.25%) Windows 8
16 3 (0.25%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 238 (19.64%) Agile Software Development
2 192 (15.84%) Business Intelligence
3 178 (14.69%) Analytics
4 168 (13.86%) Problem-Solving
5 141 (11.63%) Project Management
6 138 (11.39%) Data Analysis
7 114 (9.41%) Data Analytics
7 114 (9.41%) ITIL
8 113 (9.32%) Information Security
9 107 (8.83%) Stakeholder Management
10 102 (8.42%) ETL
11 97 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
12 93 (7.67%) CRM
13 89 (7.34%) Project Delivery
14 82 (6.77%) Data Extraction
14 82 (6.77%) Proactive Monitoring
15 81 (6.68%) System Integration Testing
16 80 (6.60%) Due Diligence
17 78 (6.44%) Cybersecurity
18 76 (6.27%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 248 (20.46%) SQL
2 181 (14.93%) Python
3 75 (6.19%) PowerShell
4 73 (6.02%) C#
5 67 (5.53%) JavaScript
6 61 (5.03%) Java
7 28 (2.31%) PHP
8 25 (2.06%) C
9 24 (1.98%) Ruby
9 24 (1.98%) TypeScript
10 20 (1.65%) R
10 20 (1.65%) VBA
11 19 (1.57%) T-SQL
12 17 (1.40%) ES6
12 17 (1.40%) Scala
13 14 (1.16%) VBScript
14 11 (0.91%) Bash Shell
14 11 (0.91%) F#
15 9 (0.74%) Objective-C
16 5 (0.41%) VB
Qualifications
1 207 (17.08%) Degree
2 66 (5.45%) CISSP
3 57 (4.70%) CISM
4 45 (3.71%) Cisco Certification
5 41 (3.38%) CISA
6 38 (3.14%) Microsoft Certification
7 35 (2.89%) CCNA
8 34 (2.81%) Security Cleared
9 19 (1.57%) MCSE
10 18 (1.49%) SC Cleared
11 17 (1.40%) CCNP
12 16 (1.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 15 (1.24%) Computer Science Degree
14 13 (1.07%) DV Cleared
14 13 (1.07%) ITIL Certification
14 13 (1.07%) MOS
15 12 (0.99%) CompTIA Security+
16 10 (0.83%) MCSA
16 10 (0.83%) Postgraduate
17 9 (0.74%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 114 (9.41%) GDPR
2 92 (7.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 81 (6.68%) GAAP
4 35 (2.89%) SLA
5 29 (2.39%) QA
6 24 (1.98%) NIST
7 19 (1.57%) PMO
8 18 (1.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 17 (1.40%) Cyber Essentials
10 15 (1.24%) PCI DSS
11 14 (1.16%) COBIT
12 13 (1.07%) HIPAA
13 11 (0.91%) Data Quality
14 7 (0.58%) ISO 22301
15 6 (0.50%) FISMA
15 6 (0.50%) NCSC
15 6 (0.50%) PSD2
16 5 (0.41%) FATCA
16 5 (0.41%) ISO 20022
17 4 (0.33%) COSO
System Software
1 110 (9.08%) Active Directory
2 35 (2.89%) Docker
3 33 (2.72%) VMware Infrastructure
4 22 (1.82%) VMware ESXi
5 20 (1.65%) Terminal Services
6 15 (1.24%) Hyper-V
7 10 (0.83%) vSphere
8 7 (0.58%) NFS
8 7 (0.58%) Samba
8 7 (0.58%) VirtualBox
8 7 (0.58%) Xen
9 6 (0.50%) HDFS
9 6 (0.50%) XenDesktop
10 5 (0.41%) Virtual Servers
10 5 (0.41%) XenApp
11 3 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
12 2 (0.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (0.083%) BitLocker
13 1 (0.083%) UAG
13 1 (0.083%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 30 (2.48%) Ansible
2 29 (2.39%) SCCM
3 24 (1.98%) Kubernetes
4 22 (1.82%) vCenter Server
5 15 (1.24%) Docker Swarm
6 12 (0.99%) Puppet
7 11 (0.91%) AirWatch
8 9 (0.74%) Microsoft Intune
9 8 (0.66%) Fluentd
9 8 (0.66%) Grafana
9 8 (0.66%) Thomson Reuters DACS
10 7 (0.58%) Nagios
10 7 (0.58%) OpenNMS
10 7 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
10 7 (0.58%) ZABBIX
11 5 (0.41%) SolarWinds Orion
12 4 (0.33%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
12 4 (0.33%) EnCase
12 4 (0.33%) FTK
12 4 (0.33%) Istio
Vendors
1 235 (19.39%) Microsoft
2 114 (9.41%) Tableau
3 102 (8.42%) iManage
4 98 (8.09%) Oracle
5 91 (7.51%) Cadence
6 83 (6.85%) Alteryx
6 83 (6.85%) Blue Prism
7 82 (6.77%) Automation Anywhere
7 82 (6.77%) Teradata
8 81 (6.68%) UiPath
9 70 (5.78%) Citrix
9 70 (5.78%) VMware
10 61 (5.03%) Cisco
11 55 (4.54%) Intapp
12 42 (3.47%) Aderant
13 34 (2.81%) Adobe
13 34 (2.81%) ServiceNow
14 29 (2.39%) Salesforce.com
15 21 (1.73%) Informatica
16 18 (1.49%) NetApp