Period
to

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Law in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Law over the 6 months to 4 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Law
England > South East
6 months to
4 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 92 111 256
Rank change year-on-year +19 +145 +30
Permanent jobs citing Law 808 469 119
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 3.55% 2.96% 0.85%
As % of the General category 5.71% 5.80% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 114 73 74
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,050 £28,475
25th Percentile £37,500 £31,250 £38,688
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% -10.00% +31.58%
75th Percentile £59,313 £62,500 £61,250
90th Percentile £66,750 £71,250 £79,425
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - - -13.79%

Law 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 the South East with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 14,156 8,088 6,635
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 62.23% 51.05% 47.49%
Number of salaries quoted 6,791 5,087 5,125
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,250 £28,750
25th Percentile £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £53,850 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.70% - +5.26%
75th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

Law
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Law as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Law in the South East

Law
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Law in the South East.

Salary trend for Law in the South East

Law
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Law in the South East over the 6 months to 4 July 2022.

Salary histogram for Law in the South East

Law
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Law within the South East region over the 6 months to 4 July 2022. 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
Jobs
Hampshire -9 367 £45,000 - 5
Thames Valley +76 199 £47,500 -17.39% 14
Surrey +29 191 £47,500 -11.63% 7
Berkshire +52 106 £57,000 -8.80% 8
Oxfordshire +13 51 £52,500 +2.44% 3
Buckinghamshire -7 43 £42,500 +70.00% 3
Kent -37 31 £47,500 +18.75% 1
West Sussex -6 15 £33,750 -20.59% 1
Sussex - 4 £57,500 -
East Sussex - 3 £20,000 - 1
Home Counties - 1 £26,000 -
Law
England

For the 6 months to 4 July 2022, IT jobs citing Law 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 South East region with a requirement for Law.

1 479 (59.28%) Finance
2 399 (49.38%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 366 (45.30%) Agile
4 363 (44.93%) Degree
5 346 (42.82%) Computer Science
6 344 (42.57%) Social Skills
7 317 (39.23%) Banking
8 316 (39.11%) Digital Banking
9 272 (33.66%) AWS
10 214 (26.49%) Kafka
11 213 (26.36%) Azure
12 209 (25.87%) Git (software)
13 194 (24.01%) CI/CD
14 190 (23.51%) Java
15 188 (23.27%) Jenkins
16 182 (22.52%) GitHub
17 176 (21.78%) RabbitMQ
18 170 (21.04%) Docker
19 168 (20.79%) Software Engineering
20 167 (20.67%) Kubernetes
21 166 (20.54%) Linux
22 157 (19.43%) Full Stack Development
23 149 (18.44%) Ansible
24 142 (17.57%) Spring
25 141 (17.45%) Test Automation
25 141 (17.45%) Relational Database
26 140 (17.33%) GCP
26 140 (17.33%) Software Testing
27 139 (17.20%) NoSQL
28 135 (16.71%) Multithreading

Law
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 47 (5.82%) GemFire
2 32 (3.96%) Cloud Foundry
3 27 (3.34%) Apache Spark
4 25 (3.09%) OpenStack
5 13 (1.61%) Apache
6 10 (1.24%) Confluence
7 9 (1.11%) WebSphere
7 9 (1.11%) WebSphere Application Server
8 4 (0.50%) CMS
9 2 (0.25%) nginx
9 2 (0.25%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.12%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 61 (7.55%) Microsoft Excel
2 43 (5.32%) Microsoft Office
3 33 (4.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 31 (3.84%) Photoshop
5 6 (0.74%) InVision
5 6 (0.74%) Sketch
5 6 (0.74%) Zeplin
6 1 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.12%) Adobe XD
6 1 (0.12%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.12%) Autodesk Inventor
6 1 (0.12%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (1.11%) Payment Gateway
2 6 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.50%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.12%) Elite 3E
4 1 (0.12%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.12%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.12%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.12%) Q-Pulse
4 1 (0.12%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 272 (33.66%) AWS
2 213 (26.36%) Azure
3 182 (22.52%) GitHub
4 140 (17.33%) GCP
5 132 (16.34%) Amazon Kinesis
6 66 (8.17%) OpenShift
7 34 (4.21%) PaaS
8 30 (3.71%) GitHub Actions
9 29 (3.59%) Microsoft 365
10 28 (3.47%) Power Platform
11 15 (1.86%) SaaS
12 14 (1.73%) AWS CloudFormation
12 14 (1.73%) Oracle CX
12 14 (1.73%) Serverless
13 13 (1.61%) Smartsheet
14 12 (1.49%) Veeva
15 11 (1.36%) Slack
16 9 (1.11%) PowerApps
17 8 (0.99%) Amazon EC2
18 7 (0.87%) Stackdriver
Communications & Networking
1 16 (1.98%) Internet
2 11 (1.36%) Calico
3 8 (0.99%) Network Security
3 8 (0.99%) WAN
4 7 (0.87%) Firewall
4 7 (0.87%) LAN
5 5 (0.62%) ATM
6 4 (0.50%) ADSL
6 4 (0.50%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (0.50%) Ethernet
6 4 (0.50%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (0.50%) Wireless
6 4 (0.50%) WLAN
7 3 (0.37%) CTI
7 3 (0.37%) VoIP
8 2 (0.25%) SSL
9 1 (0.12%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (0.12%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 141 (17.45%) Relational Database
2 139 (17.20%) NoSQL
3 84 (10.40%) Big Data
4 57 (7.05%) PostgreSQL
5 52 (6.44%) Hadoop
6 31 (3.84%) Elasticsearch
7 29 (3.59%) MySQL
8 28 (3.47%) Power BI
9 27 (3.34%) HBase
10 25 (3.09%) InfluxDB
10 25 (3.09%) SQL Server
11 21 (2.60%) MariaDB
12 19 (2.35%) Redis
13 13 (1.61%) DynamoDB
14 7 (0.87%) Data Lake
14 7 (0.87%) Oracle Database
15 6 (0.74%) Data Mining
16 5 (0.62%) Tableau
17 4 (0.50%) Data Warehouse
17 4 (0.50%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 209 (25.87%) Git (software)
2 188 (23.27%) Jenkins
3 108 (13.37%) Artifactory
4 72 (8.91%) Sonatype Nexus
5 60 (7.43%) Cucumber
6 42 (5.20%) Bitbucket
7 37 (4.58%) JUnit
8 29 (3.59%) JMeter
9 28 (3.47%) GitLab
10 27 (3.34%) Selenium
11 18 (2.23%) Gradle
11 18 (2.23%) Protractor
12 14 (1.73%) JIRA
12 14 (1.73%) Maven
13 11 (1.36%) gulp
14 7 (0.87%) Cypress.io
14 7 (0.87%) Eclipse
14 7 (0.87%) IntelliJ
14 7 (0.87%) Mockito
14 7 (0.87%) Storybook
General
1 479 (59.28%) Finance
2 399 (49.38%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 344 (42.57%) Social Skills
4 317 (39.23%) Banking
5 127 (15.72%) Legal
6 120 (14.85%) Analytical Skills
7 102 (12.62%) Marketing
8 54 (6.68%) Telecoms
9 38 (4.70%) Spanish Language
10 33 (4.08%) Organisational Skills
11 27 (3.34%) Pharmaceutical
12 26 (3.22%) Advertising
13 25 (3.09%) Presentation Skills
14 21 (2.60%) Retail
15 15 (1.86%) Electronics
16 14 (1.73%) Financial Institution
17 13 (1.61%) Public Sector
18 12 (1.49%) Aviation
19 7 (0.87%) Billing
20 5 (0.62%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 174 (21.53%) Applications Engineer
2 74 (9.16%) Principal Engineer
3 59 (7.30%) Developer
4 56 (6.93%) Analyst
5 53 (6.56%) Architect
6 49 (6.06%) Engineering Manager
6 49 (6.06%) Software Engineering Manager
7 35 (4.33%) Software Engineer
8 33 (4.08%) Senior Manager
9 27 (3.34%) Principal Architect
10 25 (3.09%) DevOps Engineer
11 22 (2.72%) Java Developer
11 22 (2.72%) Product Owner
12 21 (2.60%) Associate Engineer
12 21 (2.60%) Senior Applications Engineer
13 19 (2.35%) Applications Architect
13 19 (2.35%) Graduate
14 17 (2.10%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 17 (2.10%) Software Developer
15 16 (1.98%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 214 (26.49%) Kafka
2 176 (21.78%) RabbitMQ
3 142 (17.57%) Spring
4 86 (10.64%) Spring Boot
5 76 (9.41%) HTML
6 62 (7.67%) REST
7 53 (6.56%) AngularJS
8 41 (5.07%) Play Framework
9 29 (3.59%) CSS
10 28 (3.47%) React
10 28 (3.47%) Web Services
11 27 (3.34%) Elastic Stack
12 24 (2.97%) .NET
13 22 (2.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 21 (2.60%) Node.js
15 19 (2.35%) Middleware
16 18 (2.23%) WireMock
17 15 (1.86%) Redux
18 14 (1.73%) Apache Camel
18 14 (1.73%) Drools
Miscellaneous
1 95 (11.76%) Self-Motivation
2 63 (7.80%) Cyberattack
3 58 (7.18%) Cyber Defence
4 49 (6.06%) Social Media
5 48 (5.94%) Management Information System
6 44 (5.45%) Smartphone
7 37 (4.58%) Linux Command Line
7 37 (4.58%) User Experience
8 30 (3.71%) Blog
8 30 (3.71%) Video Editing
9 28 (3.47%) Replication
10 25 (3.09%) Cybercrime
11 20 (2.48%) Biotechnology
11 20 (2.48%) Public Cloud
12 16 (1.98%) Photography
13 12 (1.49%) Contactless
13 12 (1.49%) Data Structures
13 12 (1.49%) IoT
14 11 (1.36%) Mobile App
15 10 (1.24%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 166 (20.54%) Linux
2 52 (6.44%) Unix
3 42 (5.20%) Windows
4 36 (4.46%) VMS
5 25 (3.09%) Windows Server
6 10 (1.24%) CentOS
7 5 (0.62%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.25%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.25%) Windows Server 2016
8 2 (0.25%) Windows Server 2019
9 1 (0.12%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 366 (45.30%) Agile
2 346 (42.82%) Computer Science
3 316 (39.11%) Digital Banking
4 194 (24.01%) CI/CD
5 168 (20.79%) Software Engineering
6 157 (19.43%) Full Stack Development
7 141 (17.45%) Test Automation
8 140 (17.33%) Software Testing
9 135 (16.71%) Multithreading
10 134 (16.58%) User Stories
11 128 (15.84%) Clean Code
12 125 (15.47%) OO
13 120 (14.85%) Multithreaded Programming
14 115 (14.23%) Problem-Solving
15 105 (13.00%) High Availability
16 99 (12.25%) Performance Monitoring
17 94 (11.63%) Continuous Improvement
17 94 (11.63%) Microservices
18 92 (11.39%) Decision-Making
19 86 (10.64%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 190 (23.51%) Java
2 90 (11.14%) Python
3 69 (8.54%) JavaScript
4 61 (7.55%) SQL
5 55 (6.81%) Shell Script
6 43 (5.32%) Groovy
7 42 (5.20%) C++
8 37 (4.58%) C#
9 31 (3.84%) Bash
10 28 (3.47%) C
11 20 (2.48%) TypeScript
12 17 (2.10%) Go
13 15 (1.86%) Perl
14 7 (0.87%) T-SQL
15 6 (0.74%) R
16 4 (0.50%) PHP
17 3 (0.37%) Apex Code
17 3 (0.37%) PowerShell
18 2 (0.25%) Ruby
18 2 (0.25%) Scala
Qualifications
1 363 (44.93%) Degree
2 84 (10.40%) OCP
2 84 (10.40%) Oracle Certification
3 77 (9.53%) Computer Science Degree
4 43 (5.32%) Master's Degree
5 29 (3.59%) Security Cleared
6 24 (2.97%) SC Cleared
7 23 (2.85%) TOGAF Certification
8 15 (1.86%) AWS Certification
9 10 (1.24%) CCA
10 7 (0.87%) CCNP
10 7 (0.87%) Cisco Certification
11 6 (0.74%) ISEB
12 5 (0.62%) CISM
12 5 (0.62%) CISSP
13 4 (0.50%) CSPO
13 4 (0.50%) ISTQB
13 4 (0.50%) MBA
14 3 (0.37%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
14 3 (0.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (3.59%) Data Quality
2 28 (3.47%) QA
3 15 (1.86%) PCI DSS
4 11 (1.36%) GDPR
5 9 (1.11%) SLA
6 8 (0.99%) GxP
6 8 (0.99%) NEBOSH
7 6 (0.74%) GRC
7 6 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 4 (0.50%) COBIT
8 4 (0.50%) NIST
9 3 (0.37%) Accessibility
10 2 (0.25%) ISO 13485
10 2 (0.25%) ISO 9001
11 1 (0.12%) Cyber Essentials
11 1 (0.12%) HIPAA
11 1 (0.12%) ISO 9000
11 1 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 170 (21.04%) Docker
2 61 (7.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (2.60%) Active Directory
4 19 (2.35%) Virtual Machines
5 15 (1.86%) KVM
5 15 (1.86%) VMware ESXi
5 15 (1.86%) Xen
6 8 (0.99%) HDFS
7 6 (0.74%) Virtual Servers
8 3 (0.37%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 167 (20.67%) Kubernetes
2 149 (18.44%) Ansible
3 85 (10.52%) Opscode Chef
4 45 (5.57%) Terraform
5 37 (4.58%) Grafana
6 30 (3.71%) Puppet
7 15 (1.86%) logstash
7 15 (1.86%) Prometheus
8 14 (1.73%) Kibana
9 7 (0.87%) Rundeck
10 3 (0.37%) HP Quality Center
10 3 (0.37%) Microsoft Intune
11 2 (0.25%) CSIRT
11 2 (0.25%) SCCM
11 2 (0.25%) ZABBIX
12 1 (0.12%) Graylog
Vendors
1 85 (10.52%) Oracle
2 71 (8.79%) Microsoft
3 66 (8.17%) VMware
4 36 (4.46%) Perforce
5 26 (3.22%) Google
6 25 (3.09%) ServiceNow
7 22 (2.72%) Palantir
8 17 (2.10%) Salesforce.com
9 14 (1.73%) Twitter
10 10 (1.24%) YouTube
11 7 (0.87%) Adobe
11 7 (0.87%) Cisco
11 7 (0.87%) CyberArk
11 7 (0.87%) HP
11 7 (0.87%) Okta
11 7 (0.87%) PagerDuty
12 5 (0.62%) iManage
13 4 (0.50%) BMC
13 4 (0.50%) Juniper
13 4 (0.50%) Palo Alto