Period
to 17 January 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 17 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Law
England > South East
6 months to
17 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 331 395 373
Rank change year-on-year +64 -22 +79
Permanent jobs citing Law 149 132 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.64% 0.49% 0.63%
As % of the General category 1.99% 1.54% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 108 50 128
South East median annual salary £50,000 £51,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.44% +2.50% +16.28%
10th Percentile £26,750 £32,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £71,875 £75,000 £68,750
England median annual salary £52,250 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -9.13% +9.52% +5.00%

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 7,492 8,574 10,645
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 32.18% 32.09% 34.60%
Number of salaries quoted 5,509 6,556 8,242
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £29,500 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £75,000 £71,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

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 17 January 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 17 January 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 +14 61 £40,000 -21.95% 20
Hampshire +41 51 £28,500 -43.00% 3
Berkshire +18 24 £72,500 +70.59% 1
Buckinghamshire -14 19 £52,500 -19.23% 10
Surrey +36 18 £45,000 -20.00% 2
Oxfordshire +31 18 £36,235 +19.75% 9
East Sussex +6 7 £50,000 -
West Sussex +21 5 £55,000 +83.33% 2
Kent -4 3 £60,000 -
Law
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 61 (40.94%) Legal
2 46 (30.87%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (26.85%) Information Security
3 40 (26.85%) Microsoft
4 35 (23.49%) Windows
4 35 (23.49%) Analytical Skills
5 29 (19.46%) Scrum
6 28 (18.79%) Problem-Solving
7 27 (18.12%) C#
8 26 (17.45%) .NET
8 26 (17.45%) SQL Server
9 25 (16.78%) SQL
9 25 (16.78%) Management Information System
10 23 (15.44%) Finance
10 23 (15.44%) Data Protection
11 22 (14.77%) .NET Framework
11 22 (14.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 21 (14.09%) SaaS
12 21 (14.09%) T-SQL
12 21 (14.09%) Windows 10
13 20 (13.42%) Visual Studio
13 20 (13.42%) CRM
13 20 (13.42%) Team Foundation Server
13 20 (13.42%) Dynamics CRM
14 19 (12.75%) Microsoft Office
15 18 (12.08%) Security Cleared
15 18 (12.08%) SDLC
16 17 (11.41%) Software Engineering
16 17 (11.41%) Windows 7
16 17 (11.41%) ITIL

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 12 (8.05%) MS Exchange
2 8 (5.37%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.67%) CMS
3 1 (0.67%) IIS
Applications
1 19 (12.75%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.68%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (2.68%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.01%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 20 (13.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.01%) Carpe Diem
2 3 (2.01%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 21 (14.09%) SaaS
2 12 (8.05%) Office 365
3 2 (1.34%) Azure
4 1 (0.67%) AWS
4 1 (0.67%) GCP
4 1 (0.67%) GitHub
4 1 (0.67%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.34%) LAN
1 2 (1.34%) SAN
1 2 (1.34%) WAN
2 1 (0.67%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (0.67%) Cisco Firepower
2 1 (0.67%) Cisco ISE
2 1 (0.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (0.67%) Extranet
2 1 (0.67%) Firewall
2 1 (0.67%) Internet
2 1 (0.67%) Intranet
2 1 (0.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (17.45%) SQL Server
2 22 (14.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.34%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (1.34%) RDBMS
3 2 (1.34%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.67%) MariaDB
4 1 (0.67%) MySQL
4 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 20 (13.42%) Team Foundation Server
1 20 (13.42%) Visual Studio
2 4 (2.68%) Eclipse
2 4 (2.68%) Eclipse RCP
3 2 (1.34%) Maven
4 1 (0.67%) JIRA
4 1 (0.67%) Subversion
4 1 (0.67%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 61 (40.94%) Legal
2 23 (15.44%) Finance
3 16 (10.74%) Retail
4 9 (6.04%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.68%) Financial Institution
5 4 (2.68%) Games
5 4 (2.68%) Local Government
5 4 (2.68%) Marketing
5 4 (2.68%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (2.68%) Public Sector
6 3 (2.01%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.67%) Back Office
7 1 (0.67%) Billing
7 1 (0.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 33 (22.15%) Developer
2 29 (19.46%) Analyst
3 20 (13.42%) Applications Developer
4 14 (9.40%) Service Analyst
4 14 (9.40%) Service Desk Analyst
5 11 (7.38%) IT Manager
5 11 (7.38%) IT Procurement Manager
5 11 (7.38%) Procurement Manager
6 10 (6.71%) Software Engineer
6 10 (6.71%) Support Engineer
6 10 (6.71%) Trainer
7 9 (6.04%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 9 (6.04%) 2nd Line Support
7 9 (6.04%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 9 (6.04%) Business Analyst
8 7 (4.70%) Business Process Trainer
8 7 (4.70%) Senior Analyst
8 7 (4.70%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
8 7 (4.70%) Software Developer
9 6 (4.03%) IT Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (17.45%) .NET
2 22 (14.77%) .NET Framework
3 4 (2.68%) CSS
3 4 (2.68%) HTML
3 4 (2.68%) Java RMI
3 4 (2.68%) JMS
3 4 (2.68%) Middleware
4 2 (1.34%) DHTML
4 2 (1.34%) Entity Framework
4 2 (1.34%) Hibernate
4 2 (1.34%) HTML5
4 2 (1.34%) J2EE
4 2 (1.34%) JSF
4 2 (1.34%) JSP
4 2 (1.34%) Natural Language Processing
4 2 (1.34%) Spring
4 2 (1.34%) Struts
4 2 (1.34%) Struts2
4 2 (1.34%) Web Services
4 2 (1.34%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 35 (23.49%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (16.78%) Management Information System
3 7 (4.70%) Blackberry
4 4 (2.68%) Client/Server
4 4 (2.68%) Learning Management System
4 4 (2.68%) NHS
4 4 (2.68%) Online Games
4 4 (2.68%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (1.34%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (1.34%) Robotics
6 1 (0.67%) Analytical Mindset
6 1 (0.67%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.67%) EPoS
6 1 (0.67%) FMCG
6 1 (0.67%) iPhone
6 1 (0.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 35 (23.49%) Windows
2 21 (14.09%) Windows 10
3 17 (11.41%) Windows 7
4 7 (4.70%) Windows Server
5 4 (2.68%) Android
6 2 (1.34%) Linux
7 1 (0.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (30.87%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (26.85%) Information Security
3 29 (19.46%) Scrum
4 28 (18.79%) Problem-Solving
5 23 (15.44%) Data Protection
6 20 (13.42%) CRM
7 18 (12.08%) SDLC
8 17 (11.41%) ITIL
8 17 (11.41%) Software Engineering
9 16 (10.74%) Information Security Management
9 16 (10.74%) ISMS
9 16 (10.74%) Security Management
10 13 (8.72%) Acceptance Criteria
10 13 (8.72%) User Stories
11 12 (8.05%) Contract Negotiation
11 12 (8.05%) Ticket Management
12 11 (7.38%) Data Analysis
12 11 (7.38%) Workflow
13 10 (6.71%) B2C
14 9 (6.04%) Speech Recognition
Programming Languages
1 27 (18.12%) C#
2 25 (16.78%) SQL
3 21 (14.09%) T-SQL
4 16 (10.74%) Java
4 16 (10.74%) Python
5 11 (7.38%) JavaScript
6 7 (4.70%) C
6 7 (4.70%) C++
7 5 (3.36%) Embedded C
8 4 (2.68%) Jython
9 1 (0.67%) PHP
9 1 (0.67%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.67%) VBA
9 1 (0.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (12.08%) Security Cleared
2 15 (10.07%) Degree
3 6 (4.03%) CISM
3 6 (4.03%) CISSP
4 4 (2.68%) CBAP
4 4 (2.68%) CISA
4 4 (2.68%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (2.68%) MBA
5 2 (1.34%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.67%) CIPD
6 1 (0.67%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.72%) SLA
2 6 (4.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (4.03%) NIST
3 4 (2.68%) GDPR
3 4 (2.68%) PMO
4 3 (2.01%) NCSC
5 2 (1.34%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (1.34%) ISO 22301
5 2 (1.34%) NIST 800
6 1 (0.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (8.72%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.34%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (6.04%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (2.68%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (0.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 40 (26.85%) Microsoft
2 17 (11.41%) Citrix
3 16 (10.74%) Sony
4 11 (7.38%) Cisco
5 9 (6.04%) HP
6 7 (4.70%) Dell
7 4 (2.68%) MobileIron
8 3 (2.01%) iManage
8 3 (2.01%) VMware
9 2 (1.34%) Oracle
10 1 (0.67%) Baan
10 1 (0.67%) Dell KACE
10 1 (0.67%) Google
10 1 (0.67%) LexisNexis
10 1 (0.67%) Symantec