Period
to 14 November 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 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Law
England > South East
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 382 401 426
Rank change year-on-year +19 +25 +6
Permanent jobs citing Law 160 153 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.55% 0.50% 0.48%
As % of the General category 1.77% 1.45% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 67 116 146
South East median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +17.65% -5.56%
10th Percentile £26,100 £26,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £69,000 £77,500 £63,125
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +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 9,061 10,544 12,498
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 31.33% 34.48% 35.53%
Number of salaries quoted 7,201 8,157 9,952
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,100 £71,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +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 14 November 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 14 November 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 +44 108 £42,500 -19.05% 10
Buckinghamshire +54 71 £60,000 +44.58% 1
Berkshire +5 33 £42,500 -37.04% 5
Surrey +38 29 £51,250 -6.82% 4
Hampshire -27 17 £41,500 -17.00% 9
Oxfordshire +10 4 £46,250 +62.28% 4
West Sussex -4 3 £30,000 +17.65%
Kent +8 2 - - 2
Law
England

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 52 (32.50%) Sony
2 50 (31.25%) Windows
3 35 (21.88%) Legal
4 33 (20.63%) Finance
5 32 (20.00%) Citrix
6 27 (16.88%) Problem-Solving
7 26 (16.25%) ITIL
8 25 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
8 25 (15.63%) SLA
9 24 (15.00%) Windows 7
10 22 (13.75%) Back Office
10 22 (13.75%) Office 365
11 21 (13.13%) Windows Server
12 20 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
12 20 (12.50%) Degree
12 20 (12.50%) Ticket Management
13 19 (11.88%) Data Protection
13 19 (11.88%) Java
13 19 (11.88%) SQL
14 18 (11.25%) Continuous Improvement
15 17 (10.63%) Windows 10
15 17 (10.63%) HTML
15 17 (10.63%) Spring
16 16 (10.00%) Use Case
16 16 (10.00%) CSS
16 16 (10.00%) JavaScript
16 16 (10.00%) Active Directory
17 15 (9.38%) TCP/IP
17 15 (9.38%) Information Security
17 15 (9.38%) iManage

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 (7.50%) MS Exchange
2 9 (5.63%) Apache
2 9 (5.63%) Apache ServiceMix
3 6 (3.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 5 (3.13%) Skype for Business
5 3 (1.88%) CMS
6 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.63%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.63%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.63%) Umbraco
Applications
1 20 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.50%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.63%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.63%) EPLAN
4 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.63%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.63%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 22 (13.75%) Office 365
2 7 (4.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.88%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.88%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (1.25%) SaaS
6 1 (0.63%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 1 (0.63%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.63%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 15 (9.38%) TCP/IP
2 13 (8.13%) Firewall
3 7 (4.38%) Internet
4 6 (3.75%) DNS
5 5 (3.13%) Skype
6 4 (2.50%) DHCP
7 3 (1.88%) VPN
8 2 (1.25%) LAN
8 2 (1.25%) SSL
8 2 (1.25%) WAN
8 2 (1.25%) WebEx
9 1 (0.63%) Extranet
9 1 (0.63%) Profibus
9 1 (0.63%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (8.75%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (4.38%) SQL Server
3 5 (3.13%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.88%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.63%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (3.13%) Maven
2 4 (2.50%) JUnit
2 4 (2.50%) Selenium
3 2 (1.25%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.63%) Axure RP
4 1 (0.63%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.63%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.63%) ClearQuest
4 1 (0.63%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.63%) Mercurial
4 1 (0.63%) Protractor
4 1 (0.63%) Robot Framework
4 1 (0.63%) SpecFlow
4 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.63%) Sublime Text
4 1 (0.63%) WebDriver
General
1 35 (21.88%) Legal
2 33 (20.63%) Finance
3 22 (13.75%) Back Office
4 9 (5.63%) Marketing
4 9 (5.63%) Telecoms
5 5 (3.13%) Retail
6 2 (1.25%) Billing
6 2 (1.25%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.25%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.63%) Electronics
7 1 (0.63%) Mandarin Language
7 1 (0.63%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 39 (24.38%) Analyst
2 26 (16.25%) Service Analyst
2 26 (16.25%) Service Desk Analyst
3 21 (13.13%) Developer
4 17 (10.63%) Senior Analyst
4 17 (10.63%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
5 11 (6.88%) IT Manager
6 10 (6.25%) Java Developer
7 8 (5.00%) QA Manager
7 8 (5.00%) Quality Manager
7 8 (5.00%) Team Leader
8 7 (4.38%) Head of Infrastructure
8 7 (4.38%) Support Engineer
9 6 (3.75%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
9 6 (3.75%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
9 6 (3.75%) Contracts Manager
9 6 (3.75%) Senior Manager
9 6 (3.75%) Senior Software Engineer
9 6 (3.75%) Supplier Manager
9 6 (3.75%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (10.63%) HTML
1 17 (10.63%) Spring
2 16 (10.00%) CSS
3 14 (8.75%) DHTML
3 14 (8.75%) Hibernate
3 14 (8.75%) JSF
3 14 (8.75%) JSP
3 14 (8.75%) Struts
3 14 (8.75%) Struts2
4 12 (7.50%) ActiveMQ
5 10 (6.25%) J2EE
5 10 (6.25%) XML
6 9 (5.63%) Web Services
6 9 (5.63%) XML Schema
7 6 (3.75%) Natural Language Processing
8 4 (2.50%) .NET
9 3 (1.88%) RabbitMQ
9 3 (1.88%) REST
9 3 (1.88%) Spring Boot
10 2 (1.25%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.75%) Analytical Skills
1 14 (8.75%) Management Information System
2 11 (6.88%) Computer Science
3 8 (5.00%) iPhone
4 6 (3.75%) Blackberry
4 6 (3.75%) Data Centre
4 6 (3.75%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (3.75%) User Experience
5 3 (1.88%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (1.88%) Virtual Team
6 2 (1.25%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.63%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (0.63%) NHS
7 1 (0.63%) PMI
7 1 (0.63%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 50 (31.25%) Windows
2 24 (15.00%) Windows 7
3 21 (13.13%) Windows Server
4 17 (10.63%) Windows 10
5 14 (8.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (5.00%) Android
7 5 (3.13%) Apple iOS
8 3 (1.88%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (1.25%) Linux
9 2 (1.25%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.63%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.63%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (16.88%) Problem-Solving
2 26 (16.25%) ITIL
3 25 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (12.50%) Ticket Management
5 19 (11.88%) Data Protection
6 18 (11.25%) Continuous Improvement
7 16 (10.00%) Use Case
8 15 (9.38%) Information Security
9 14 (8.75%) Records Management
9 14 (8.75%) Workflow
10 13 (8.13%) Root Cause Analysis
11 12 (7.50%) Open Source
11 12 (7.50%) Supplier Management
12 11 (6.88%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 11 (6.88%) OO
13 10 (6.25%) OOA/OOD
13 10 (6.25%) UML
14 9 (5.63%) Contract Management
14 9 (5.63%) Contract Negotiation
14 9 (5.63%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (11.88%) Java
1 19 (11.88%) SQL
2 16 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (3.75%) C#
4 5 (3.13%) C
4 5 (3.13%) C++
4 5 (3.13%) Python
5 3 (1.88%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.63%) PHP
6 1 (0.63%) VBA
Qualifications
1 20 (12.50%) Degree
2 11 (6.88%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (5.63%) ISEB
3 9 (5.63%) Security Cleared
4 8 (5.00%) SC Cleared
5 6 (3.75%) ISEB Practitioner
5 6 (3.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 5 (3.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 4 (2.50%) DV Cleared
8 3 (1.88%) A+ Certification
8 3 (1.88%) CompTIA Security+
8 3 (1.88%) MCSE
8 3 (1.88%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (1.88%) Network+ Certification
9 2 (1.25%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.63%) CEH
10 1 (0.63%) CISA
10 1 (0.63%) CISM
10 1 (0.63%) CISSP
10 1 (0.63%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (15.63%) SLA
2 14 (8.75%) QA
3 13 (8.13%) GDPR
4 10 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (5.00%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.63%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (6.88%) VMware ESXi
2 11 (6.88%) XenApp
2 11 (6.88%) XenDesktop
3 3 (1.88%) Docker
3 3 (1.88%) Firmware
3 3 (1.88%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (3.13%) SCCM
2 1 (0.63%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.63%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.63%) SCOM
Vendors
1 52 (32.50%) Sony
2 32 (20.00%) Citrix
3 15 (9.38%) iManage
4 14 (8.75%) Microsoft
4 14 (8.75%) Oracle
5 13 (8.13%) Unisys
6 12 (7.50%) VMware
7 6 (3.75%) Xceptor
8 5 (3.13%) ServiceNow
9 3 (1.88%) Google
10 2 (1.25%) SAP
11 1 (0.63%) Adobe
11 1 (0.63%) Apple
11 1 (0.63%) CA
11 1 (0.63%) Marketo
11 1 (0.63%) Rockwell
11 1 (0.63%) Sage
11 1 (0.63%) Siemens