Period
to 15 August 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 15 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Law
England > South East
6 months to
15 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 242 288 333
Rank change year-on-year +46 +45 +106
Permanent jobs citing Law 79 249 225
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.75% 0.96% 0.76%
As % of the General category 2.50% 3.02% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 70 112 100
Median annual salary £50,000 £36,235 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.99% -3.37% -6.25%
10th Percentile £37,500 £25,508 £24,000
90th Percentile £80,850 £62,500 £63,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -8.70% +9.52% -

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 3,159 8,244 10,254
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 29.95% 31.72% 34.53%
Number of salaries quoted 2,388 6,050 8,049
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £73,750
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 15 August 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 15 August 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 +65 29 £40,000 +14.29%
Thames Valley +15 26 £61,250 +70.14% 1
Berkshire +64 11 £65,000 +116.67% 1
Buckinghamshire +11 10 £61,250 +47.15%
Surrey +75 9 £47,500 -17.39% 2
East Sussex +43 9 £50,000 +33.33% 2
West Sussex - 6 £47,500 - 1
Oxfordshire +19 5 £52,500 -4.55%
Kent +52 2 - -
Law
England

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 31 (39.24%) Legal
2 23 (29.11%) Degree
3 19 (24.05%) Security Cleared
4 18 (22.78%) Military
5 17 (21.52%) Microsoft
5 17 (21.52%) SC Cleared
5 17 (21.52%) Computer Science
5 17 (21.52%) Operations Research
6 15 (18.99%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (17.72%) Java
7 14 (17.72%) JavaScript
7 14 (17.72%) Analytical Skills
7 14 (17.72%) Problem-Solving
8 13 (16.46%) Commercial Awareness
8 13 (16.46%) Azure
9 12 (15.19%) Asset Management
9 12 (15.19%) Mathematics
9 12 (15.19%) SQL
9 12 (15.19%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
10 11 (13.92%) SQL Server
10 11 (13.92%) Finance
11 10 (12.66%) .NET
11 10 (12.66%) Windows
12 8 (10.13%) C#
12 8 (10.13%) HTML
12 8 (10.13%) Multithreading
12 8 (10.13%) TDD
13 7 (8.86%) Spring
13 7 (8.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 7 (8.86%) RESTful

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 4 (5.06%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.53%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.27%) CMS
3 1 (1.27%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (6.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (5.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (3.80%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (7.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.53%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.27%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (1.27%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (1.27%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.27%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.27%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (1.27%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (1.27%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (1.27%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (1.27%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (1.27%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 13 (16.46%) Azure
2 6 (7.59%) Power Platform
3 5 (6.33%) Dynamics 365
3 5 (6.33%) Office 365
4 4 (5.06%) GitHub
5 3 (3.80%) AWS
6 2 (2.53%) PaaS
7 1 (1.27%) Google Play
7 1 (1.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.06%) DNS
1 4 (5.06%) Firewall
1 4 (5.06%) TCP/IP
2 3 (3.80%) DHCP
2 3 (3.80%) VPN
2 3 (3.80%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (2.53%) VLAN
4 1 (1.27%) BIG-IP
4 1 (1.27%) Broadband
4 1 (1.27%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.27%) Cisco ISE
4 1 (1.27%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (1.27%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (1.27%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (1.27%) IPsec
4 1 (1.27%) Network Security
4 1 (1.27%) PSTN
4 1 (1.27%) Wireless
4 1 (1.27%) Wireless Security
4 1 (1.27%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.92%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (7.59%) Power BI
4 5 (6.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (5.06%) MySQL
5 4 (5.06%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (3.80%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (3.80%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.53%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.53%) NewSQL
7 2 (2.53%) NoSQL
7 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (1.27%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (6.33%) Git (software)
1 5 (6.33%) Subversion
2 2 (2.53%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.27%) Bitbucket
3 1 (1.27%) Fiddler
3 1 (1.27%) LINQPad
3 1 (1.27%) Postman
General
1 31 (39.24%) Legal
2 18 (22.78%) Military
3 11 (13.92%) Finance
4 6 (7.59%) Police
5 4 (5.06%) Telecoms
6 3 (3.80%) Back Office
6 3 (3.80%) Manufacturing
7 2 (2.53%) Electronics
7 2 (2.53%) Retail
8 1 (1.27%) Aerospace
8 1 (1.27%) Banking
8 1 (1.27%) Games
8 1 (1.27%) General Ledger
8 1 (1.27%) Marketing
8 1 (1.27%) Multimedia
8 1 (1.27%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 21 (26.58%) Analyst
2 12 (15.19%) Operations Analyst
3 10 (12.66%) Developer
4 6 (7.59%) IT Manager
5 5 (6.33%) Administrator
5 5 (6.33%) Computer Engineer
5 5 (6.33%) Consultant
5 5 (6.33%) Synthetic Environment Engineer
6 4 (5.06%) Contracts Manager
6 4 (5.06%) Information Analyst
6 4 (5.06%) Information Systems Analyst
6 4 (5.06%) Senior Software Engineer
6 4 (5.06%) Service Analyst
6 4 (5.06%) Service Desk Analyst
6 4 (5.06%) Software Engineer
7 3 (3.80%) Java Developer
7 3 (3.80%) Procurement Manager
7 3 (3.80%) Senior Developer
7 3 (3.80%) Senior Manager
7 3 (3.80%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.66%) .NET
2 8 (10.13%) HTML
3 7 (8.86%) Node.js
3 7 (8.86%) RESTful
3 7 (8.86%) Spring
4 6 (7.59%) .NET Framework
4 6 (7.59%) AngularJS
4 6 (7.59%) Electron Framework
4 6 (7.59%) Hibernate
4 6 (7.59%) Spring Boot
4 6 (7.59%) Spring Cloud
5 5 (6.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 5 (6.33%) HTML5
5 5 (6.33%) jQuery
5 5 (6.33%) OpenGL
5 5 (6.33%) OpenSceneGraph
5 5 (6.33%) Qt
5 5 (6.33%) STL
6 4 (5.06%) CSS
7 3 (3.80%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.72%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.33%) 3D Graphics
2 5 (6.33%) GPGPU
2 5 (6.33%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (3.80%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.53%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.53%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.27%) ASIC
5 1 (1.27%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.27%) e-Learning
5 1 (1.27%) Handset
5 1 (1.27%) iPad
5 1 (1.27%) Smart City
5 1 (1.27%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.66%) Windows
2 7 (8.86%) Linux
3 5 (6.33%) Windows 10
4 4 (5.06%) Windows Server
5 3 (3.80%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.53%) Android
6 2 (2.53%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (21.52%) Computer Science
1 17 (21.52%) Operations Research
2 15 (18.99%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (17.72%) Problem-Solving
4 13 (16.46%) Commercial Awareness
5 12 (15.19%) Asset Management
5 12 (15.19%) Mathematics
5 12 (15.19%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
6 8 (10.13%) Multithreading
6 8 (10.13%) TDD
7 7 (8.86%) Requirements Gathering
8 6 (7.59%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (7.59%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (7.59%) Contract Negotiation
8 6 (7.59%) CRM
8 6 (7.59%) Data Analysis
8 6 (7.59%) DevOps
8 6 (7.59%) Risk Management
8 6 (7.59%) SDLC
9 5 (6.33%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 14 (17.72%) Java
1 14 (17.72%) JavaScript
2 12 (15.19%) SQL
3 8 (10.13%) C#
4 6 (7.59%) C++
4 6 (7.59%) Python
5 5 (6.33%) Clojure
5 5 (6.33%) Scala
6 4 (5.06%) PowerShell
7 3 (3.80%) Bash Shell
7 3 (3.80%) Java 8
7 3 (3.80%) TypeScript
8 2 (2.53%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.53%) X++
9 1 (1.27%) C
9 1 (1.27%) Perl
9 1 (1.27%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.27%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 23 (29.11%) Degree
2 19 (24.05%) Security Cleared
3 17 (21.52%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.27%) CCIE
4 1 (1.27%) CCNP
4 1 (1.27%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.27%) CISM
4 1 (1.27%) CISSP
4 1 (1.27%) DBS Check
4 1 (1.27%) Master's Degree
4 1 (1.27%) MCITP
4 1 (1.27%) MCSA
4 1 (1.27%) MCSE
4 1 (1.27%) MCTS
4 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.06%) SLA
2 3 (3.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.53%) GDPR
4 1 (1.27%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (1.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (7.59%) Docker
2 4 (5.06%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.53%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.27%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (7.59%) Kubernetes
2 3 (3.80%) Ansible
2 3 (3.80%) FortiGate
2 3 (3.80%) Puppet
2 3 (3.80%) Terraform
Vendors
1 17 (21.52%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.33%) Progress
3 4 (5.06%) Cisco
3 4 (5.06%) Oracle
3 4 (5.06%) Sony
4 3 (3.80%) Citrix
4 3 (3.80%) Dynatrace
5 2 (2.53%) Dell
5 2 (2.53%) Spiceworks
6 1 (1.27%) Adobe
6 1 (1.27%) Avaya
6 1 (1.27%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.27%) F5
6 1 (1.27%) Google
6 1 (1.27%) Juniper
6 1 (1.27%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (1.27%) Plumtree
6 1 (1.27%) Riverbed
6 1 (1.27%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.27%) Tableau