Period
to 19 June 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 19 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Legal
England > London
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 129 103 112
Rank change year-on-year -26 +9 +14
Permanent jobs citing Legal 1,854 2,145 2,301
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.67% 3.07% 2.82%
As % of the General category 5.40% 6.01% 5.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1,522 1,706 1,928
London median annual salary £55,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.91% +4.76% -
10th Percentile £31,389 £31,250 £30,377
90th Percentile £83,625 £85,000 £80,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £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 34,320 35,696 43,316
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 49.51% 51.08% 53.08%
Number of salaries quoted 26,767 28,356 36,941
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £97,500 £93,750 £88,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +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 19 June 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 19 June 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 -17 588 £57,500 +6.48% 55
West London +42 49 £52,500 +16.67% 24
South London -24 25 £30,000 -20.00% 2
East London +11 20 £51,250 -2.38% 14
North London -9 1 £60,000 -23.08% 3
Legal
England

For the 6 months to 19 June 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.

1 721 (38.89%) Finance
2 606 (32.69%) Law
3 396 (21.36%) Windows
4 364 (19.63%) Microsoft
5 353 (19.04%) SQL
6 338 (18.23%) Agile Software Development
7 302 (16.29%) Degree
8 287 (15.48%) Project Management
9 277 (14.94%) Microsoft Office
10 245 (13.21%) Banking
11 224 (12.08%) Active Directory
12 213 (11.49%) Problem-Solving
13 208 (11.22%) Analytical Skills
14 200 (10.79%) Information Security
15 198 (10.68%) Stakeholder Management
16 192 (10.36%) SQL Server
17 173 (9.33%) ITIL
17 173 (9.33%) iManage
18 165 (8.90%) Business Intelligence
19 160 (8.63%) Marketing
20 145 (7.82%) Business Analysis
21 141 (7.61%) Change Management
22 140 (7.55%) GDPR
23 128 (6.90%) Citrix
23 128 (6.90%) Data Protection
24 127 (6.85%) Document Management
24 127 (6.85%) Linux
25 125 (6.74%) HTML
26 124 (6.69%) VMware
27 123 (6.63%) Risk Management

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 95 (5.12%) MS Exchange
2 70 (3.78%) Skype for Business
3 45 (2.43%) SharePoint
4 44 (2.37%) IIS
5 41 (2.21%) Exchange Server 2013
6 29 (1.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 25 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2010
8 19 (1.02%) CMS
9 17 (0.92%) SAS
10 14 (0.76%) Confluence
10 14 (0.76%) Elasticsearch
11 13 (0.70%) IBM Notes
12 12 (0.65%) nginx
13 11 (0.59%) Apache
13 11 (0.59%) OpenStack
14 8 (0.43%) WordPress
15 6 (0.32%) Apache Spark
15 6 (0.32%) uWSGI
16 5 (0.27%) BizTalk Server
16 5 (0.27%) Drupal
Applications
1 277 (14.94%) Microsoft Office
2 100 (5.39%) Microsoft Excel
3 77 (4.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 26 (1.40%) Microsoft Project
5 24 (1.29%) MS Visio
6 15 (0.81%) Acrobat
7 14 (0.76%) Camtasia
8 12 (0.65%) InVision
9 11 (0.59%) Adobe Captivate
10 10 (0.54%) Photoshop
11 9 (0.49%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 8 (0.43%) Adobe Illustrator
13 6 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
13 6 (0.32%) SPSS
14 4 (0.22%) Chatbot
14 4 (0.22%) UserZoom
15 3 (0.16%) AutoCAD
15 3 (0.16%) InDesign
15 3 (0.16%) Revit
16 2 (0.11%) Gephi
Business Applications
1 69 (3.72%) Elite 3E
2 44 (2.37%) Relativity
3 31 (1.67%) Ringtail
4 30 (1.62%) Concordance
5 20 (1.08%) Carpe Diem
6 18 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
7 16 (0.86%) Veritas eDiscovery
8 13 (0.70%) Visualfiles
9 10 (0.54%) PeopleSoft HCM
10 9 (0.49%) SAP MM
11 6 (0.32%) SAP ERP
12 5 (0.27%) Magento
12 5 (0.27%) Primavera
13 3 (0.16%) Distributed Ledger
13 3 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
14 2 (0.11%) DocuMatrix
14 2 (0.11%) NetSuite
14 2 (0.11%) OpenText VIM for SAP
14 2 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
14 2 (0.11%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 121 (6.53%) Office 365
2 109 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 95 (5.12%) Amazon AWS
4 53 (2.86%) SaaS
5 47 (2.54%) Mimecast
6 18 (0.97%) IaaS
7 17 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
8 15 (0.81%) Amazon EC2
8 15 (0.81%) Amazon S3
8 15 (0.81%) PaaS
9 12 (0.65%) Serverless
10 11 (0.59%) AWS CloudFormation
10 11 (0.59%) AWS Lambda
11 10 (0.54%) GitHub
11 10 (0.54%) Slack
11 10 (0.54%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 6 (0.32%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 5 (0.27%) Amazon ELB
13 5 (0.27%) CloudFront
13 5 (0.27%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 90 (4.85%) Skype
2 88 (4.75%) Firewall
3 56 (3.02%) WAN
4 50 (2.70%) LAN
4 50 (2.70%) VPN
5 37 (2.00%) Unified Communications
6 35 (1.89%) DNS
7 33 (1.78%) Intrusion Detection
8 32 (1.73%) SAN
9 30 (1.62%) Internet
10 29 (1.56%) VoIP
11 25 (1.35%) DHCP
12 22 (1.19%) TCP/IP
12 22 (1.19%) Wireless
13 19 (1.02%) Intranet
14 17 (0.92%) Network Security
15 15 (0.81%) VLAN
15 15 (0.81%) WebEx
16 14 (0.76%) NAS
17 12 (0.65%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 192 (10.36%) SQL Server
2 64 (3.45%) Big Data
2 64 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 46 (2.48%) Relational Database
4 40 (2.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 39 (2.10%) SQL Server 2008
6 34 (1.83%) NoSQL
7 32 (1.73%) Oracle Database
8 30 (1.62%) MySQL
9 28 (1.51%) PostgreSQL
10 23 (1.24%) EDRMS
11 21 (1.13%) Blockchain
12 20 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
13 18 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
14 17 (0.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 15 (0.81%) Power BI
16 10 (0.54%) Amazon RDS
17 7 (0.38%) Hadoop
17 7 (0.38%) SAP BW
18 6 (0.32%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 43 (2.32%) Git (software)
2 37 (2.00%) JIRA
3 31 (1.67%) Jenkins
3 31 (1.67%) Selenium
4 18 (0.97%) Cucumber
5 17 (0.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 17 (0.92%) Team Foundation Server
6 14 (0.76%) SoapUI
7 13 (0.70%) Buildbot
7 13 (0.70%) Ranorex
8 11 (0.59%) GitLab
9 10 (0.54%) Gatling
9 10 (0.54%) JMeter
10 8 (0.43%) Vagrant
11 7 (0.38%) Appium
11 7 (0.38%) git-flow
11 7 (0.38%) HP UFT
11 7 (0.38%) Visual Studio Team System
12 6 (0.32%) WebDriver
12 6 (0.32%) WebLOAD
General
1 721 (38.89%) Finance
2 606 (32.69%) Law
3 245 (13.21%) Banking
4 160 (8.63%) Marketing
5 113 (6.09%) Retail
6 89 (4.80%) Investment Banking
7 61 (3.29%) Back Office
8 53 (2.86%) Front Office
9 40 (2.16%) Telecoms
10 37 (2.00%) Games
11 33 (1.78%) Financial Institution
12 29 (1.56%) Billing
13 27 (1.46%) Corporate Banking
14 26 (1.40%) Advertising
15 15 (0.81%) Publishing
16 10 (0.54%) General Ledger
17 8 (0.43%) Manufacturing
18 7 (0.38%) Private Banking
19 6 (0.32%) Music Industry
19 6 (0.32%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 507 (27.35%) Analyst
2 198 (10.68%) Developer
3 147 (7.93%) Project Manager
4 134 (7.23%) Consultant
5 133 (7.17%) Business Analyst
6 109 (5.88%) Support Analyst
7 93 (5.02%) Trainer
8 77 (4.15%) Service Analyst
9 76 (4.10%) IT Analyst
10 75 (4.05%) Service Desk Analyst
11 74 (3.99%) IT Trainer
12 66 (3.56%) Legal Analyst
13 59 (3.18%) Business Manager
13 59 (3.18%) IT Manager
14 58 (3.13%) Financial Analyst
15 57 (3.07%) Architect
16 49 (2.64%) Senior Analyst
17 47 (2.54%) Systems Analyst
18 43 (2.32%) IT Support
19 40 (2.16%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 125 (6.74%) HTML
2 117 (6.31%) CSS
3 111 (5.99%) .NET
4 75 (4.05%) Web Services
5 47 (2.54%) ASP.NET
6 39 (2.10%) HTML5
7 38 (2.05%) FIX Protocol
8 35 (1.89%) AngularJS
9 33 (1.78%) XML
10 27 (1.46%) CSS3
11 26 (1.40%) REST
12 25 (1.35%) jQuery
12 25 (1.35%) SOAP
13 24 (1.29%) Node.js
14 23 (1.24%) RESTful
15 21 (1.13%) LESS
16 19 (1.02%) WCF
17 17 (0.92%) React
18 16 (0.86%) Sass
19 15 (0.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 208 (11.22%) Analytical Skills
2 110 (5.93%) Management Information System
3 102 (5.50%) Computer Science
4 66 (3.56%) Data Centre
5 63 (3.40%) Self-Motivation
6 59 (3.18%) Blackberry
7 58 (3.13%) User Experience
8 49 (2.64%) e-Learning
8 49 (2.64%) Equities
9 43 (2.32%) Fintech
10 42 (2.27%) Fixed Income
11 37 (2.00%) Cyberthreat
12 32 (1.73%) Derivative
12 32 (1.73%) iPhone
13 30 (1.62%) Algorithms
14 28 (1.51%) Linux Command Line
15 23 (1.24%) Mobile App
16 19 (1.02%) Greenfield Project
16 19 (1.02%) Virtual Team
17 18 (0.97%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 396 (21.36%) Windows
2 127 (6.85%) Linux
3 121 (6.53%) Windows Server
4 111 (5.99%) Windows 7
5 96 (5.18%) Windows 10
6 81 (4.37%) Windows Server 2008
6 81 (4.37%) Windows Server 2012
7 54 (2.91%) Android
8 42 (2.27%) Unix
9 38 (2.05%) Apple iOS
10 23 (1.24%) Windows 8
11 21 (1.13%) Mac OS X
12 13 (0.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 11 (0.59%) Windows Server 2003
14 7 (0.38%) CentOS
15 5 (0.27%) Amazon Linux
15 5 (0.27%) Ubuntu
15 5 (0.27%) Windows XP
16 2 (0.11%) VMS
16 2 (0.11%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 338 (18.23%) Agile Software Development
2 287 (15.48%) Project Management
3 213 (11.49%) Problem-Solving
4 200 (10.79%) Information Security
5 198 (10.68%) Stakeholder Management
6 173 (9.33%) ITIL
7 165 (8.90%) Business Intelligence
8 145 (7.82%) Business Analysis
9 141 (7.61%) Change Management
10 128 (6.90%) Data Protection
11 127 (6.85%) Document Management
12 123 (6.63%) Risk Management
13 122 (6.58%) Analytics
14 97 (5.23%) Cybersecurity
15 95 (5.12%) Continuous Improvement
16 93 (5.02%) CRM
17 79 (4.26%) Business Development
17 79 (4.26%) PRINCE2
18 73 (3.94%) SDLC
19 69 (3.72%) Data Privacy
Programming Languages
1 353 (19.04%) SQL
2 113 (6.09%) JavaScript
3 105 (5.66%) C#
4 92 (4.96%) Java
5 86 (4.64%) Python
6 56 (3.02%) PowerShell
7 54 (2.91%) T-SQL
8 47 (2.54%) PHP
9 46 (2.48%) Bash Shell
10 45 (2.43%) C
11 40 (2.16%) C++
12 35 (1.89%) Shell Script
13 33 (1.78%) VBA
14 31 (1.67%) Ruby
15 21 (1.13%) VB
16 19 (1.02%) Perl
16 19 (1.02%) R
17 18 (0.97%) VBScript
18 13 (0.70%) Scala
19 11 (0.59%) ES6
Qualifications
1 302 (16.29%) Degree
2 102 (5.50%) CISSP
3 84 (4.53%) CISM
4 73 (3.94%) CISA
5 40 (2.16%) Computer Science Degree
6 37 (2.00%) PMI Certification
7 32 (1.73%) Microsoft Certification
8 30 (1.62%) PMP
9 24 (1.29%) ISEB
10 23 (1.24%) ITIL Certification
11 21 (1.13%) Cisco Certification
11 21 (1.13%) MCSE
11 21 (1.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 20 (1.08%) Security Cleared
13 19 (1.02%) MOS
13 19 (1.02%) SC Cleared
14 18 (0.97%) CEH
15 14 (0.76%) CCNA
15 14 (0.76%) SANS
16 12 (0.65%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 140 (7.55%) GDPR
2 116 (6.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 71 (3.83%) QA
4 61 (3.29%) SLA
5 50 (2.70%) Cyber Essentials
6 37 (2.00%) PCI DSS
7 30 (1.62%) PMO
8 24 (1.29%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 17 (0.92%) MiFID
10 13 (0.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 11 (0.59%) COBIT
12 10 (0.54%) Data Quality
13 9 (0.49%) ISO 9001
14 7 (0.38%) ISO 22301
15 6 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 20000
16 5 (0.27%) HIPAA
17 4 (0.22%) ISAE 3402
17 4 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
17 4 (0.22%) NIST 800
17 4 (0.22%) SAS 70
System Software
1 224 (12.08%) Active Directory
2 76 (4.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 46 (2.48%) Docker
4 45 (2.43%) Hyper-V
5 25 (1.35%) XenApp
6 14 (0.76%) XenDesktop
7 12 (0.65%) DFS Replication
8 11 (0.59%) vSphere
9 10 (0.54%) VMware ESXi
10 5 (0.27%) HDFS
10 5 (0.27%) Virtual Machines
11 2 (0.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 2 (0.11%) RHEV
11 2 (0.11%) Virtual Servers
12 1 (0.054%) Terminal Server
12 1 (0.054%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.054%) Virtual Desktop
12 1 (0.054%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.054%) Xen
12 1 (0.054%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 43 (2.32%) SCCM
2 22 (1.19%) Ansible
3 21 (1.13%) Kubernetes
4 20 (1.08%) Opscode Chef
4 20 (1.08%) Puppet
5 15 (0.81%) Cisco CUCM
6 11 (0.59%) FTK
7 10 (0.54%) Salt
7 10 (0.54%) SCOM
8 9 (0.49%) EnCase
9 8 (0.43%) Perfmon
10 5 (0.27%) AirWatch
10 5 (0.27%) CASB
11 4 (0.22%) CSIRT
11 4 (0.22%) Single Sign-On
11 4 (0.22%) vCenter Server
12 3 (0.16%) EMC NetWorker
12 3 (0.16%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
12 3 (0.16%) Oracle RMAN
12 3 (0.16%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 364 (19.63%) Microsoft
2 173 (9.33%) iManage
3 128 (6.90%) Citrix
4 124 (6.69%) VMware
5 92 (4.96%) Cisco
6 80 (4.31%) Aderant
7 55 (2.97%) Intapp
8 48 (2.59%) Adobe
9 43 (2.32%) Oracle
10 38 (2.05%) Bloomberg
11 33 (1.78%) SAP
12 32 (1.73%) HP
13 28 (1.51%) Fidessa
14 23 (1.24%) Nuix
15 22 (1.19%) LexisNexis
16 21 (1.13%) Workday
17 20 (1.08%) Google
18 19 (1.02%) Salesforce.com
19 17 (0.92%) CheckPoint
20 16 (0.86%) Sybase