Period
to 31 May 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 31 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Law
England > South East
6 months to
31 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 259 295 318
Rank change year-on-year +36 +23 +144
Permanent jobs citing Law 138 237 255
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.85% 0.90% 0.84%
As % of the General category 2.70% 2.86% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 138 104 125
Median annual salary £50,000 £40,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.70% +1.88% +14.29%
10th Percentile £30,775 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -16.67% +20.00% -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 5,111 8,279 10,337
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 31.66% 31.56% 34.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3,764 6,131 8,134
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,625
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +9.59% +1.39%
10th Percentile £31,000 £29,000 £28,075
90th Percentile £78,750 £76,250 £72,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%

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 31 May 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 31 May 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
Thames Valley +5 56 £57,500 +59.72% 2
Hampshire +54 50 £36,000 -28.00% 4
Buckinghamshire +9 26 £57,500 +36.50%
Oxfordshire +34 17 £48,000 -20.00%
East Sussex +28 16 £50,000 -
Berkshire +1 13 £65,000 +116.67% 2
Surrey +41 10 £47,500 -24.00%
West Sussex - 4 £47,500 -
Kent +34 2 - -
Law
England

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 62 (44.93%) Legal
2 37 (26.81%) SQL Server
3 35 (25.36%) SQL
3 35 (25.36%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (23.91%) Finance
5 30 (21.74%) Security Cleared
6 29 (21.01%) Microsoft
6 29 (21.01%) Analytical Skills
7 28 (20.29%) Problem-Solving
8 26 (18.84%) Information Security
9 25 (18.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 23 (16.67%) .NET
11 21 (15.22%) C#
11 21 (15.22%) Degree
12 20 (14.49%) Java
12 20 (14.49%) Requirements Gathering
13 19 (13.77%) Windows
14 18 (13.04%) Scrum
14 18 (13.04%) Military
15 17 (12.32%) Computer Science
15 17 (12.32%) Dynamics CRM
15 17 (12.32%) Operations Research
15 17 (12.32%) .NET Framework
15 17 (12.32%) SC Cleared
15 17 (12.32%) JavaScript
15 17 (12.32%) CRM
16 16 (11.59%) T-SQL
16 16 (11.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 16 (11.59%) Azure
17 14 (10.14%) ISMS

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 5 (3.62%) Tomcat
2 2 (1.45%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.45%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.72%) CMS
3 1 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.72%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (5.07%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 17 (12.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.17%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (2.17%) Oracle Assets
2 3 (2.17%) Oracle Cash Management
2 3 (2.17%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (2.17%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (2.17%) Oracle ERP
2 3 (2.17%) Oracle Financials
2 3 (2.17%) Oracle General Ledger
2 3 (2.17%) Oracle iProcurement
2 3 (2.17%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (2.17%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.72%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.72%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 16 (11.59%) Azure
2 11 (7.97%) SaaS
3 9 (6.52%) Power Platform
4 5 (3.62%) Dynamics 365
5 3 (2.17%) AWS
5 3 (2.17%) Office 365
6 2 (1.45%) PaaS
7 1 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.72%) GitHub
7 1 (0.72%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.35%) DNS
1 6 (4.35%) Firewall
1 6 (4.35%) TCP/IP
2 5 (3.62%) DHCP
3 4 (2.90%) WAN
4 3 (2.17%) BIG-IP
4 3 (2.17%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (2.17%) Cisco ISE
4 3 (2.17%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (2.17%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 3 (2.17%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 3 (2.17%) Network Security
4 3 (2.17%) VPN
4 3 (2.17%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (2.17%) Wireless
4 3 (2.17%) Wireshark
5 2 (1.45%) VLAN
5 2 (1.45%) Wireless Security
6 1 (0.72%) IPsec
6 1 (0.72%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (26.81%) SQL Server
2 25 (18.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 16 (11.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (7.25%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (7.25%) Relational Database
4 10 (7.25%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (6.52%) Power BI
6 8 (5.80%) MySQL
7 6 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (2.17%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (2.17%) SQL Server 2016
9 2 (1.45%) NewSQL
9 2 (1.45%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.45%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 13 (9.42%) Visual Studio
2 11 (7.97%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (5.80%) Git (software)
4 5 (3.62%) Subversion
5 3 (2.17%) Cucumber
5 3 (2.17%) Jenkins
5 3 (2.17%) JMeter
5 3 (2.17%) Selenium
6 2 (1.45%) Maven
7 1 (0.72%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.72%) Fiddler
7 1 (0.72%) LINQPad
7 1 (0.72%) Postman
General
1 62 (44.93%) Legal
2 33 (23.91%) Finance
3 18 (13.04%) Military
4 11 (7.97%) Police
5 8 (5.80%) Back Office
6 6 (4.35%) Telecoms
7 5 (3.62%) Retail
8 4 (2.90%) Local Government
8 4 (2.90%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (2.17%) Banking
9 3 (2.17%) General Ledger
9 3 (2.17%) Manufacturing
10 2 (1.45%) Billing
10 2 (1.45%) Electronics
11 1 (0.72%) Games
11 1 (0.72%) Marketing
11 1 (0.72%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.72%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 34 (24.64%) Analyst
2 33 (23.91%) Developer
3 12 (8.70%) Operations Analyst
4 11 (7.97%) Applications Developer
4 11 (7.97%) Business Process Trainer
4 11 (7.97%) Service Analyst
4 11 (7.97%) Service Desk Analyst
4 11 (7.97%) Trainer
5 8 (5.80%) Consultant
6 7 (5.07%) Java Developer
7 5 (3.62%) Administrator
7 5 (3.62%) Angular Developer
7 5 (3.62%) Cloud Developer
7 5 (3.62%) Computer Engineer
7 5 (3.62%) Senior Developer
7 5 (3.62%) Software Engineer
7 5 (3.62%) Synthetic Environment Engineer
8 4 (2.90%) Architect
8 4 (2.90%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (2.90%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (16.67%) .NET
2 17 (12.32%) .NET Framework
3 12 (8.70%) RESTful
4 11 (7.97%) Spring
5 10 (7.25%) Hibernate
6 8 (5.80%) AngularJS
6 8 (5.80%) Apache Flex
6 8 (5.80%) Electron Framework
6 8 (5.80%) HTML
6 8 (5.80%) Node.js
6 8 (5.80%) Spring Boot
6 8 (5.80%) Spring Cloud
6 8 (5.80%) Web Services
7 6 (4.35%) CSS
8 5 (3.62%) HTML5
8 5 (3.62%) jQuery
8 5 (3.62%) OpenGL
8 5 (3.62%) RabbitMQ
8 5 (3.62%) Servlets
8 5 (3.62%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 29 (21.01%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (9.42%) Management Information System
3 5 (3.62%) 3D Graphics
3 5 (3.62%) Data Structures
3 5 (3.62%) GPGPU
3 5 (3.62%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (2.90%) NHS
5 3 (2.17%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.45%) iPhone
7 1 (0.72%) ASIC
7 1 (0.72%) EPoS
7 1 (0.72%) Handset
7 1 (0.72%) iPad
7 1 (0.72%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.72%) Smart City
7 1 (0.72%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 19 (13.77%) Windows
2 12 (8.70%) Windows 10
3 9 (6.52%) Windows 7
4 6 (4.35%) Windows Server
5 5 (3.62%) Linux
6 4 (2.90%) Android
7 3 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.72%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (25.36%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (20.29%) Problem-Solving
3 26 (18.84%) Information Security
4 20 (14.49%) Requirements Gathering
5 18 (13.04%) Scrum
6 17 (12.32%) Computer Science
6 17 (12.32%) CRM
6 17 (12.32%) Operations Research
7 14 (10.14%) Data Protection
7 14 (10.14%) Information Security Management
7 14 (10.14%) ISMS
7 14 (10.14%) Security Management
7 14 (10.14%) TDD
8 13 (9.42%) Business Intelligence
8 13 (9.42%) Commercial Awareness
8 13 (9.42%) Document Management
8 13 (9.42%) Workflow
9 12 (8.70%) Asset Management
9 12 (8.70%) Mathematics
9 12 (8.70%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
Programming Languages
1 35 (25.36%) SQL
2 21 (15.22%) C#
3 20 (14.49%) Java
4 17 (12.32%) JavaScript
5 16 (11.59%) T-SQL
6 7 (5.07%) C++
6 7 (5.07%) Python
7 5 (3.62%) Clojure
7 5 (3.62%) Scala
8 4 (2.90%) PowerShell
9 3 (2.17%) PL/SQL
9 3 (2.17%) TypeScript
9 3 (2.17%) X++
10 2 (1.45%) C
11 1 (0.72%) Embedded C
11 1 (0.72%) Java 8
11 1 (0.72%) Perl
11 1 (0.72%) Tcl
11 1 (0.72%) VBA
Qualifications
1 30 (21.74%) Security Cleared
2 21 (15.22%) Degree
3 17 (12.32%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.17%) CCNP
4 3 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.72%) CCIE
5 1 (0.72%) CISM
5 1 (0.72%) CISSP
5 1 (0.72%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.72%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.72%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.72%) MCITP
5 1 (0.72%) MCSA
5 1 (0.72%) MCSE
5 1 (0.72%) MCTS
5 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.52%) SLA
2 2 (1.45%) GDPR
3 1 (0.72%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.72%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (5.07%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.62%) Docker
3 3 (2.17%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.72%) Firmware
5 1 (0.72%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (3.62%) FortiGate
1 5 (3.62%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.72%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 29 (21.01%) Microsoft
2 14 (10.14%) Sony
3 13 (9.42%) Oracle
4 8 (5.80%) Citrix
5 7 (5.07%) Cisco
6 5 (3.62%) Progress
7 3 (2.17%) CheckPoint
7 3 (2.17%) F5
7 3 (2.17%) Juniper
7 3 (2.17%) Meraki
7 3 (2.17%) Palo Alto
7 3 (2.17%) Riverbed
7 3 (2.17%) SolarWinds
8 2 (1.45%) Dell
8 2 (1.45%) ServiceNow
8 2 (1.45%) Spiceworks
8 2 (1.45%) VMware
9 1 (0.72%) Adobe
9 1 (0.72%) Avaya
9 1 (0.72%) HP