Period
to 22 October 2020

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 22 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Law
England > South East
6 months to
22 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 246 328 376
Rank change year-on-year +82 +48 +42
Permanent jobs citing Law 38 188 175
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.47% 0.74% 0.60%
As % of the General category 1.70% 2.35% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 37 98 79
Median annual salary £52,500 £36,235 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +44.89% -14.74% -15.00%
10th Percentile £34,000 £24,250 £24,000
90th Percentile £70,500 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.55% +4.76% -

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 2,233 8,006 9,823
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 27.89% 31.52% 33.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1,754 5,844 7,779
Median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £77,500 £75,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £54,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +0.92% +3.81%

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 22 October 2020.

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 22 October 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
Hampshire +95 12 £40,000 +45.45% 4
Thames Valley +39 10 £57,500 +58.69% 3
Surrey +89 8 £61,750 +64.67% 5
Berkshire +87 5 £50,000 +38.89% 1
East Sussex +45 5 £40,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire +33 4 £65,000 +138.66% 1
West Sussex +59 2 £46,250 -15.91%
Kent +46 1 - -
Oxfordshire +44 1 - - 1
Law
England

For the 6 months to 22 October 2020, 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 13 (34.21%) Linux
2 11 (28.95%) Cybersecurity
3 10 (26.32%) DevOps
3 10 (26.32%) Windows
3 10 (26.32%) Legal
3 10 (26.32%) Azure
4 9 (23.68%) Bash Shell
4 9 (23.68%) Microsoft
4 9 (23.68%) Ansible
4 9 (23.68%) Docker
4 9 (23.68%) Kubernetes
5 7 (18.42%) Dynatrace
5 7 (18.42%) Terraform
5 7 (18.42%) Infrastructure Automation
5 7 (18.42%) Puppet
5 7 (18.42%) GitHub
5 7 (18.42%) Asset Management
6 6 (15.79%) JavaScript
7 5 (13.16%) Contract Management
7 5 (13.16%) HTML
7 5 (13.16%) MySQL
7 5 (13.16%) CSS
7 5 (13.16%) Python
7 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Excel
8 4 (10.53%) Risk Management
8 4 (10.53%) SQL
8 4 (10.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 4 (10.53%) Time Management
8 4 (10.53%) Node.js
8 4 (10.53%) Degree

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 2 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (10.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.63%) Carpe Diem
Cloud Services
1 10 (26.32%) Azure
2 7 (18.42%) GitHub
3 4 (10.53%) Office 365
4 3 (7.89%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (5.26%) AWS
5 2 (5.26%) Power Platform
6 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.89%) TCP/IP
1 3 (7.89%) VPN
2 2 (5.26%) LAN
2 2 (5.26%) WAN
2 2 (5.26%) Wireless
3 1 (2.63%) Firewall
3 1 (2.63%) Internet
3 1 (2.63%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (2.63%) Network Security
3 1 (2.63%) SSH
3 1 (2.63%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.16%) MySQL
2 2 (5.26%) Power BI
2 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.63%) Big Data
3 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.63%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 2 (5.26%) GitLab
General
1 10 (26.32%) Legal
2 2 (5.26%) Retail
2 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.63%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.63%) Back Office
3 1 (2.63%) Finance
3 1 (2.63%) Military
3 1 (2.63%) Police
Job Titles
1 8 (21.05%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (15.79%) Azure DevOps Engineer
2 6 (15.79%) Azure Engineer
3 5 (13.16%) Administrator
4 4 (10.53%) Analyst
4 4 (10.53%) Contracts Manager
4 4 (10.53%) Developer
4 4 (10.53%) IT Manager
5 3 (7.89%) Consultant
6 2 (5.26%) Graduate
6 2 (5.26%) Graduate Developer
6 2 (5.26%) IT Operations Manager
6 2 (5.26%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (5.26%) Operations Manager
6 2 (5.26%) PHP Web Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Python Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Python Web Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.16%) CSS
1 5 (13.16%) HTML
2 4 (10.53%) Node.js
3 2 (5.26%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.63%) Electron Framework
4 1 (2.63%) Gson
4 1 (2.63%) Hibernate
4 1 (2.63%) HTML5
4 1 (2.63%) J2EE
4 1 (2.63%) JSON
4 1 (2.63%) JSP
4 1 (2.63%) Laravel
4 1 (2.63%) React
4 1 (2.63%) REST
4 1 (2.63%) RESTful
4 1 (2.63%) Retrofit
4 1 (2.63%) Spring
4 1 (2.63%) Spring Boot
4 1 (2.63%) Spring Cloud
4 1 (2.63%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.63%) Cyber Defence
1 1 (2.63%) Cyberthreat
1 1 (2.63%) Data Centre
1 1 (2.63%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (2.63%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 1 (2.63%) e-Learning
1 1 (2.63%) FMCG
1 1 (2.63%) iPad
1 1 (2.63%) Linux Command Line
1 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
1 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
1 1 (2.63%) Security Operations Centre
1 1 (2.63%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 13 (34.21%) Linux
2 10 (26.32%) Windows
3 2 (5.26%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.63%) Android
4 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.63%) Windows 10
4 1 (2.63%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.95%) Cybersecurity
2 10 (26.32%) DevOps
3 7 (18.42%) Asset Management
3 7 (18.42%) Infrastructure Automation
4 5 (13.16%) Contract Management
5 4 (10.53%) Contract Negotiation
5 4 (10.53%) Risk Management
5 4 (10.53%) Software Delivery
5 4 (10.53%) Time Management
6 3 (7.89%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (7.89%) CRM
6 3 (7.89%) Project Governance
7 2 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (5.26%) Data Privacy
7 2 (5.26%) ITIL
7 2 (5.26%) Line Management
7 2 (5.26%) OOP
7 2 (5.26%) Project Delivery
7 2 (5.26%) Security Management
7 2 (5.26%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (23.68%) Bash Shell
2 6 (15.79%) JavaScript
3 5 (13.16%) Python
4 4 (10.53%) SQL
5 3 (7.89%) Java
5 3 (7.89%) PHP
6 2 (5.26%) Java 8
7 1 (2.63%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (10.53%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) ISEB
2 1 (2.63%) MCSA
2 1 (2.63%) MCSE
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (5.26%) GDPR
3 1 (2.63%) NCSC
3 1 (2.63%) NIST
3 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (23.68%) Docker
2 2 (5.26%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (23.68%) Ansible
1 9 (23.68%) Kubernetes
2 7 (18.42%) Puppet
2 7 (18.42%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (23.68%) Microsoft
2 7 (18.42%) Dynatrace
3 2 (5.26%) VMware
4 1 (2.63%) Citrix
4 1 (2.63%) iManage
4 1 (2.63%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (2.63%) Plumtree
4 1 (2.63%) Sony
4 1 (2.63%) Xamarin