Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Law
England > South East
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 318 453 410
Rank change year-on-year +135 -43 +24
Permanent jobs citing Law 258 82 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.84% 0.28% 0.58%
As % of the General category 2.57% 0.85% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 117 66 152
South East median annual salary £40,000 £34,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.79% -23.89% +5.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,800
90th Percentile £60,000 £83,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -0.99% -3.81% +7.69%

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 10,032 9,610 13,876
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 32.76% 33.18% 36.90%
Number of salaries quoted 7,929 7,416 11,145
South East median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% -1.10% +1.11%
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,000 £27,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £72,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +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 25 May 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 25 May 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 +155 189 £40,000 - 13
Buckinghamshire +91 110 £40,750 -16.41% 7
Berkshire +50 68 £35,000 -27.84% 4
Hampshire -23 36 £42,500 -10.53% 11
Surrey +3 19 £42,500 +30.77% 7
Oxfordshire -14 13 £42,500 +55.96% 2
West Sussex +6 7 £30,000 -20.27% 1
Kent +5 7 £47,500 +58.33%
East Sussex -19 1 £70,000 +100.00%
M4 Corridor - 1 - -
Law
England

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 94 (36.43%) Legal
2 91 (35.27%) Windows
3 89 (34.50%) Finance
4 71 (27.52%) ITIL
5 57 (22.09%) SLA
6 53 (20.54%) Citrix
7 52 (20.16%) Microsoft Office
7 52 (20.16%) Back Office
8 48 (18.60%) Ticket Management
9 47 (18.22%) Windows 7
10 46 (17.83%) Agile Software Development
11 41 (15.89%) Problem-Solving
12 38 (14.73%) Analytical Skills
13 37 (14.34%) Security Cleared
14 36 (13.95%) SQL
14 36 (13.95%) Degree
15 30 (11.63%) Windows Server
16 29 (11.24%) VMware
16 29 (11.24%) Stakeholder Management
16 29 (11.24%) Firewall
17 28 (10.85%) Java
18 27 (10.47%) Windows Server 2012
19 26 (10.08%) iManage
19 26 (10.08%) Service Management
19 26 (10.08%) Blackberry
20 24 (9.30%) Service Desk Management
20 24 (9.30%) VMware Infrastructure
21 23 (8.91%) Windows 10
21 23 (8.91%) TCP/IP
22 22 (8.53%) Microsoft

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 19 (7.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 8 (3.10%) MS Exchange
2 8 (3.10%) SharePoint
3 5 (1.94%) Apache
3 5 (1.94%) Apache ServiceMix
4 4 (1.55%) JBoss
4 4 (1.55%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.78%) ArcGIS
5 2 (0.78%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.39%) CMS
6 1 (0.39%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.39%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.39%) WildFly
Applications
1 52 (20.16%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (2.71%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (2.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.39%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.39%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.39%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (1.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.78%) assyst
2 2 (0.78%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.39%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 19 (7.36%) Office 365
2 15 (5.81%) Cloud Computing
3 10 (3.88%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (2.71%) Adobe Analytics
5 5 (1.94%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (1.55%) Dynamics 365
6 4 (1.55%) SaaS
7 3 (1.16%) PaaS
8 2 (0.78%) IaaS
9 1 (0.39%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 1 (0.39%) GitHub
9 1 (0.39%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 29 (11.24%) Firewall
2 23 (8.91%) TCP/IP
3 18 (6.98%) Remote Desktop
4 12 (4.65%) VPN
5 8 (3.10%) LAN
5 8 (3.10%) SAN
5 8 (3.10%) WAN
6 3 (1.16%) Internet
7 2 (0.78%) Bluetooth
7 2 (0.78%) Skype
7 2 (0.78%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (0.78%) WPA2
8 1 (0.39%) Cisco IPT
8 1 (0.39%) Extranet
8 1 (0.39%) Intranet
8 1 (0.39%) IP Telephony
8 1 (0.39%) Network Security
8 1 (0.39%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (5.81%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (2.71%) Relational Database
3 6 (2.33%) SQL Server
4 5 (1.94%) NoSQL
4 5 (1.94%) RDBMS
5 3 (1.16%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.78%) Data Mining
6 2 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.78%) Geospatial Data
6 2 (0.78%) GIS
6 2 (0.78%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.78%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (0.39%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.39%) Big Data
7 1 (0.39%) MySQL
7 1 (0.39%) NewSQL
7 1 (0.39%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.39%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 6 (2.33%) Maven
2 3 (1.16%) JUnit
2 3 (1.16%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (1.16%) TeamCity
3 2 (0.78%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.78%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.39%) Axure RP
4 1 (0.39%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.39%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.39%) Selenium
4 1 (0.39%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.39%) Sublime Text
4 1 (0.39%) Visual Studio
General
1 94 (36.43%) Legal
2 89 (34.50%) Finance
3 52 (20.16%) Back Office
4 18 (6.98%) Marketing
5 16 (6.20%) Telecoms
6 8 (3.10%) Retail
7 7 (2.71%) Banking
7 7 (2.71%) Financial Institution
7 7 (2.71%) Games
8 6 (2.33%) Manufacturing
9 5 (1.94%) Investment Banking
10 4 (1.55%) Aerospace
11 3 (1.16%) Military
12 2 (0.78%) Electronics
13 1 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 95 (36.82%) Analyst
2 58 (22.48%) Senior Analyst
3 50 (19.38%) Service Analyst
3 50 (19.38%) Service Desk Analyst
4 49 (18.99%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
5 41 (15.89%) Developer
6 20 (7.75%) Business Analyst
7 19 (7.36%) Java Developer
7 19 (7.36%) Team Leader
8 18 (6.98%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
8 18 (6.98%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
9 15 (5.81%) Infrastructure Support
9 15 (5.81%) Infrastructure Support Team Leader
9 15 (5.81%) Infrastructure Team Leader
9 15 (5.81%) Support Team Leader
10 13 (5.04%) IT Manager
11 11 (4.26%) Consultant
12 10 (3.88%) Service Manager
13 9 (3.49%) Senior Developer
14 8 (3.10%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (8.53%) HTML
2 21 (8.14%) CSS
3 18 (6.98%) Spring
4 15 (5.81%) JSP
4 15 (5.81%) Web Services
5 14 (5.43%) DHTML
5 14 (5.43%) Hibernate
5 14 (5.43%) J2EE
5 14 (5.43%) JSF
5 14 (5.43%) Struts
5 14 (5.43%) Struts2
6 12 (4.65%) XML
7 9 (3.49%) XML Schema
8 8 (3.10%) AngularJS
9 6 (2.33%) .NET
9 6 (2.33%) ActiveMQ
10 5 (1.94%) Spring Boot
11 4 (1.55%) jQuery
11 4 (1.55%) RESTful
12 3 (1.16%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 38 (14.73%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (10.08%) Blackberry
3 11 (4.26%) Management Information System
3 11 (4.26%) User Experience
4 10 (3.88%) Data Centre
5 9 (3.49%) Algorithms
6 7 (2.71%) Self-Motivation
7 5 (1.94%) Computer Science
7 5 (1.94%) Fintech
7 5 (1.94%) iPhone
8 4 (1.55%) BYOD
8 4 (1.55%) Social Network
9 3 (1.16%) NHS
10 2 (0.78%) Digital Media
10 2 (0.78%) Driving Licence
10 2 (0.78%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 2 (0.78%) iPad
10 2 (0.78%) Smartphone
11 1 (0.39%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.39%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 91 (35.27%) Windows
2 47 (18.22%) Windows 7
3 30 (11.63%) Windows Server
4 27 (10.47%) Windows Server 2012
5 23 (8.91%) Windows 10
6 8 (3.10%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (3.10%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (3.10%) Windows Vista
7 6 (2.33%) Android
8 4 (1.55%) Linux
9 3 (1.16%) Unix
10 2 (0.78%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.39%) CentOS
11 1 (0.39%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (27.52%) ITIL
2 48 (18.60%) Ticket Management
3 46 (17.83%) Agile Software Development
4 41 (15.89%) Problem-Solving
5 29 (11.24%) Stakeholder Management
6 26 (10.08%) Service Management
7 24 (9.30%) Service Desk Management
8 22 (8.53%) Analytics
9 19 (7.36%) Workflow
10 17 (6.59%) Records Management
11 15 (5.81%) Business Analysis
12 14 (5.43%) Business Process Modelling
12 14 (5.43%) Contract Management
12 14 (5.43%) CRM
12 14 (5.43%) OO
13 13 (5.04%) Information Security
13 13 (5.04%) Supplier Management
14 12 (4.65%) OOA/OOD
14 12 (4.65%) UML
15 11 (4.26%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 36 (13.95%) SQL
2 28 (10.85%) Java
3 22 (8.53%) JavaScript
4 16 (6.20%) C
5 9 (3.49%) Python
6 7 (2.71%) C#
7 6 (2.33%) C++
8 5 (1.94%) Java 8
9 4 (1.55%) PowerShell
10 3 (1.16%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.78%) Apex Code
11 2 (0.78%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 37 (14.34%) Security Cleared
2 36 (13.95%) Degree
3 19 (7.36%) DV Cleared
3 19 (7.36%) SC Cleared
4 9 (3.49%) ISEB
4 9 (3.49%) ITIL Certification
5 8 (3.10%) CCNP
5 8 (3.10%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (3.10%) ISEB Practitioner
5 8 (3.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (1.16%) CISM
6 3 (1.16%) CISSP
6 3 (1.16%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (0.78%) CIPD
7 2 (0.78%) GCIH
7 2 (0.78%) GIAC
7 2 (0.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.39%) AWS Certification
8 1 (0.39%) CRISC
8 1 (0.39%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (22.09%) SLA
2 12 (4.65%) QA
3 11 (4.26%) GDPR
4 6 (2.33%) PMO
5 5 (1.94%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.78%) Cyber Essentials
6 2 (0.78%) DO-254
6 2 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.39%) COBIT
7 1 (0.39%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.39%) HL7
7 1 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 24 (9.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (7.36%) VMware ESXi
2 19 (7.36%) XenApp
2 19 (7.36%) XenDesktop
3 12 (4.65%) Active Directory
4 6 (2.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (0.78%) DameWare
2 1 (0.39%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
2 1 (0.39%) CSIRT
2 1 (0.39%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.39%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 53 (20.54%) Citrix
2 29 (11.24%) VMware
3 26 (10.08%) iManage
4 22 (8.53%) Microsoft
5 17 (6.59%) Oracle
6 16 (6.20%) Sony
7 11 (4.26%) Cisco
7 11 (4.26%) Unisys
8 8 (3.10%) Adobe
8 8 (3.10%) Google
8 8 (3.10%) Zerto
9 7 (2.71%) Facebook
9 7 (2.71%) Intel
10 4 (1.55%) ServiceNow
11 2 (0.78%) ESRI
11 2 (0.78%) Qualys
11 2 (0.78%) Salesforce.com
12 1 (0.39%) HP
12 1 (0.39%) SAP
12 1 (0.39%) TOWER Software