Period
to 20 February 2018

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 20 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Law
England > South East
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 346 465 430
Rank change year-on-year +119 -35 +62
Permanent jobs citing Law 214 91 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.68% 0.29% 0.55%
As % of the General category 2.05% 0.86% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 133 72 158
South East median annual salary £47,500 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.95% -2.22% +20.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £68,500 £82,500 £68,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 10,418 10,575 15,050
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 32.92% 33.79% 36.69%
Number of salaries quoted 8,154 8,142 11,912
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £71,250 £71,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.94% +3.00% -

Law
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Law as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Law in the South East.

Salary trend for Law in the South East

Law
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Law in the South East over the 6 months to 20 February 2018.

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 20 February 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
Thames Valley +110 132 £47,500 -20.83% 25
Berkshire +55 62 £50,000 -9.09% 17
Buckinghamshire +47 56 £47,500 -20.83% 6
Surrey +17 33 £42,500 +30.77% 10
Hampshire -26 31 £47,500 -5.00% 21
Oxfordshire +7 14 £33,750 -50.00% 2
Kent +25 13 £50,000 +66.67%
West Sussex +12 8 £30,000 - 5
East Sussex -20 1 £70,000 +100.00% 1
Law
England

For the 6 months to 20 February 2018, 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 57 (26.64%) Legal
2 55 (25.70%) Windows
3 51 (23.83%) Finance
4 43 (20.09%) Agile Software Development
5 42 (19.63%) ITIL
6 36 (16.82%) SQL
7 32 (14.95%) Security Cleared
8 31 (14.49%) Microsoft Office
8 31 (14.49%) SLA
8 31 (14.49%) Microsoft
9 30 (14.02%) Stakeholder Management
9 30 (14.02%) Windows 7
10 27 (12.62%) Analytical Skills
11 26 (12.15%) Back Office
12 24 (11.21%) Degree
13 23 (10.75%) Ticket Management
14 22 (10.28%) Marketing
15 21 (9.81%) Telecoms
16 20 (9.35%) SC Cleared
17 19 (8.88%) Service Management
17 19 (8.88%) Citrix
17 19 (8.88%) Java
17 19 (8.88%) JavaScript
18 18 (8.41%) iManage
19 17 (7.94%) Windows Server
19 17 (7.94%) Analytics
19 17 (7.94%) Oracle
19 17 (7.94%) C
19 17 (7.94%) Risk Management
19 17 (7.94%) VMware

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 10 (4.67%) MS Exchange
2 8 (3.74%) JBoss
3 7 (3.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 6 (2.80%) SharePoint
4 6 (2.80%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.40%) Apache
5 3 (1.40%) Confluence
5 3 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.93%) Apache ServiceMix
6 2 (0.93%) Skype for Business
6 2 (0.93%) WildFly
Applications
1 31 (14.49%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (4.21%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (3.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (1.40%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.47%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 5 (2.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.40%) SAP ERP
3 2 (0.93%) Visualfiles
4 1 (0.47%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.14%) SaaS
2 9 (4.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (4.21%) Office 365
3 8 (3.74%) Adobe Analytics
4 7 (3.27%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (1.40%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (1.40%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (7.48%) Remote Desktop
2 14 (6.54%) Firewall
3 11 (5.14%) LAN
3 11 (5.14%) WAN
4 8 (3.74%) SAN
5 4 (1.87%) TCP/IP
5 4 (1.87%) VPN
5 4 (1.87%) Wireless
6 3 (1.40%) Network Security
7 2 (0.93%) Internet
7 2 (0.93%) Skype
7 2 (0.93%) VoIP
8 1 (0.47%) BGP
8 1 (0.47%) Bluetooth
8 1 (0.47%) Cisco IPT
8 1 (0.47%) Intranet
8 1 (0.47%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (0.47%) OSPF
8 1 (0.47%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.47%) WPA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (4.21%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (2.80%) Oracle Database
2 6 (2.80%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (1.40%) SQL Server
4 2 (0.93%) Data Mining
4 2 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (0.93%) RDBMS
4 2 (0.93%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.47%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.47%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.47%) MySQL
5 1 (0.47%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.47%) Power BI
5 1 (0.47%) Qlik Sense
5 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (2.80%) Git (software)
1 6 (2.80%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (1.87%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (1.87%) TeamCity
3 2 (0.93%) Maven
3 2 (0.93%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (0.47%) ClearQuest
4 1 (0.47%) JMeter
4 1 (0.47%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.47%) Mercurial
4 1 (0.47%) Selenium
4 1 (0.47%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.47%) WebDriver
General
1 57 (26.64%) Legal
2 51 (23.83%) Finance
3 26 (12.15%) Back Office
4 22 (10.28%) Marketing
5 21 (9.81%) Telecoms
6 15 (7.01%) Retail
7 7 (3.27%) Games
8 6 (2.80%) Banking
8 6 (2.80%) Investment Banking
9 4 (1.87%) Aerospace
10 3 (1.40%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.93%) Advertising
11 2 (0.93%) Military
12 1 (0.47%) Electronics
12 1 (0.47%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 61 (28.50%) Analyst
2 37 (17.29%) Developer
3 33 (15.42%) Senior Analyst
4 24 (11.21%) Service Analyst
4 24 (11.21%) Service Desk Analyst
5 23 (10.75%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
6 17 (7.94%) Business Analyst
7 15 (7.01%) Java Developer
8 12 (5.61%) Senior Developer
9 9 (4.21%) Project Manager
10 8 (3.74%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
10 8 (3.74%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
10 8 (3.74%) FPGA Engineer
10 8 (3.74%) IT Manager
11 7 (3.27%) Digital Analyst
12 6 (2.80%) .NET Developer
12 6 (2.80%) Consultant
13 5 (2.34%) Senior Java Developer
13 5 (2.34%) Service Manager
13 5 (2.34%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (6.07%) .NET
1 13 (6.07%) CSS
1 13 (6.07%) HTML
2 12 (5.61%) Spring
2 12 (5.61%) Web Services
3 9 (4.21%) JSP
4 8 (3.74%) J2EE
4 8 (3.74%) XML
5 7 (3.27%) DHTML
5 7 (3.27%) Hibernate
5 7 (3.27%) JSF
5 7 (3.27%) Struts
5 7 (3.27%) Struts2
5 7 (3.27%) XML Schema
6 6 (2.80%) ASP.NET
6 6 (2.80%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (2.80%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (2.34%) .NET Framework
7 5 (2.34%) JMS
7 5 (2.34%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 27 (12.62%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (7.01%) Algorithms
3 14 (6.54%) Blackberry
3 14 (6.54%) User Experience
4 9 (4.21%) Management Information System
5 8 (3.74%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 8 (3.74%) NHS
6 5 (2.34%) Data Centre
6 5 (2.34%) Fintech
6 5 (2.34%) Smartphone
6 5 (2.34%) Virtual Team
7 4 (1.87%) Analytical Mindset
7 4 (1.87%) iPhone
7 4 (1.87%) Social Network
8 3 (1.40%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.40%) Greenfield Project
9 2 (0.93%) Cyberthreat
9 2 (0.93%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.93%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 55 (25.70%) Windows
2 30 (14.02%) Windows 7
3 17 (7.94%) Windows Server
4 13 (6.07%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (5.61%) Linux
6 10 (4.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (3.27%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (3.27%) Windows Vista
8 5 (2.34%) Android
8 5 (2.34%) Windows 10
9 4 (1.87%) Unix
10 2 (0.93%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.47%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.47%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (20.09%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (19.63%) ITIL
3 30 (14.02%) Stakeholder Management
4 23 (10.75%) Ticket Management
5 19 (8.88%) Service Management
6 17 (7.94%) Analytics
6 17 (7.94%) Risk Management
7 14 (6.54%) CRM
7 14 (6.54%) Project Management
7 14 (6.54%) Scrum
7 14 (6.54%) Workflow
8 13 (6.07%) Mentoring
9 12 (5.61%) Actionable Insight
9 12 (5.61%) Mathematics
10 11 (5.14%) Business Analysis
11 10 (4.67%) Coaching
11 10 (4.67%) ERP
11 10 (4.67%) Line Management
11 10 (4.67%) Service Desk Management
11 10 (4.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 36 (16.82%) SQL
2 19 (8.88%) Java
2 19 (8.88%) JavaScript
3 17 (7.94%) C
4 11 (5.14%) C#
5 6 (2.80%) C++
5 6 (2.80%) PL/SQL
5 6 (2.80%) Python
6 4 (1.87%) XAML
7 3 (1.40%) Bash Shell
8 2 (0.93%) Apex Code
8 2 (0.93%) PowerShell
8 2 (0.93%) Ruby
9 1 (0.47%) Perl
Qualifications
1 32 (14.95%) Security Cleared
2 24 (11.21%) Degree
3 20 (9.35%) SC Cleared
4 13 (6.07%) DV Cleared
5 8 (3.74%) CCNP
5 8 (3.74%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (3.27%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (2.80%) CIPD
8 4 (1.87%) CISSP
9 3 (1.40%) CISM
9 3 (1.40%) GCIH
9 3 (1.40%) GIAC
9 3 (1.40%) SANS
10 2 (0.93%) CEH
10 2 (0.93%) ISEB
10 2 (0.93%) OSCP
11 1 (0.47%) CCSA
11 1 (0.47%) CISA
11 1 (0.47%) CRISC
11 1 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (14.49%) SLA
2 8 (3.74%) DO-254
2 8 (3.74%) GDPR
2 8 (3.74%) QA
3 6 (2.80%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.93%) Cyber Essentials
4 2 (0.93%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.47%) COBIT
5 1 (0.47%) HL7
5 1 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 1 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 16 (7.48%) Active Directory
2 14 (6.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (3.27%) Docker
4 3 (1.40%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.40%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (1.40%) XenApp
4 3 (1.40%) XenDesktop
5 2 (0.93%) pfSense
6 1 (0.47%) Snort
Systems Management
1 3 (1.40%) SCCM
2 1 (0.47%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
2 1 (0.47%) CSIRT
2 1 (0.47%) Suricata
Vendors
1 31 (14.49%) Microsoft
2 19 (8.88%) Citrix
3 18 (8.41%) iManage
4 17 (7.94%) Oracle
4 17 (7.94%) VMware
5 9 (4.21%) Cisco
6 8 (3.74%) Google
6 8 (3.74%) Intel
7 7 (3.27%) Adobe
7 7 (3.27%) Facebook
7 7 (3.27%) Zerto
8 4 (1.87%) Unisys
9 3 (1.40%) Ariba
9 3 (1.40%) SAP
10 2 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.93%) ServiceNow
10 2 (0.93%) Veeam
11 1 (0.47%) F5
11 1 (0.47%) SolarWinds
11 1 (0.47%) Tableau