Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Law
England > South East
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 392 425 427
Rank change year-on-year +33 +2 +49
Permanent jobs citing Law 155 165 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.50% 0.47% 0.56%
As % of the General category 1.46% 1.33% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 114 145 174
South East median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £26,750 £25,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £66,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%

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 10613 12381 15481
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 34.45% 35.40% 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 8196 9846 11973
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,250 £71,250 £70,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,010 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.94% +4.02% -

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 21 November 2017.

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 21 November 2017. 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 +73 75 £51,250 +2.50% 22
Surrey +26 40 £55,000 - 11
Buckinghamshire +34 34 £40,000 - 2
Berkshire +43 32 £67,500 +35.00% 16
Hampshire -41 30 £50,000 +25.00% 7
Kent +28 11 £51,500 +21.18% 1
Oxfordshire +7 9 £28,500 -46.98% 4
East Sussex 0 2 £40,000 -3.21%
West Sussex -2 1 £25,500 -32.89%
Home Counties - 1 £55,000 -
Law
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing Law also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Law.

1 36 (23.23%) Security Cleared
2 35 (22.58%) Legal
3 32 (20.65%) Finance
3 32 (20.65%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (20.00%) SQL
4 31 (20.00%) Windows
4 31 (20.00%) SC Cleared
5 30 (19.35%) Microsoft
6 26 (16.77%) C#
7 21 (13.55%) ITIL
8 20 (12.90%) JavaScript
8 20 (12.90%) VMware
9 19 (12.26%) Java
10 18 (11.61%) C
10 18 (11.61%) Web Services
10 18 (11.61%) Workflow
11 17 (10.97%) Project Management
11 17 (10.97%) Linux
11 17 (10.97%) Microsoft Office
11 17 (10.97%) .NET
11 17 (10.97%) Oracle
12 16 (10.32%) HTML
12 16 (10.32%) CSS
13 15 (9.68%) Active Directory
13 15 (9.68%) Degree
13 15 (9.68%) Windows 7
13 15 (9.68%) Open Source
14 14 (9.03%) VMware Infrastructure
14 14 (9.03%) Records Management
15 13 (8.39%) SaaS

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 (7.74%) MS Exchange
2 11 (7.10%) Apache
2 11 (7.10%) JBoss
3 9 (5.81%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (3.87%) Tomcat
5 5 (3.23%) Apache ServiceMix
5 5 (3.23%) SharePoint
6 4 (2.58%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (2.58%) WildFly
7 3 (1.94%) K2 blackpearl
7 3 (1.94%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.29%) Confluence
9 1 (0.65%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 17 (10.97%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (4.52%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (3.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (1.94%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.58%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (2.58%) SAP ERP
2 2 (1.29%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.65%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 13 (8.39%) SaaS
2 10 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (4.52%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (3.23%) Office 365
5 1 (0.65%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.81%) LAN
1 9 (5.81%) WAN
2 7 (4.52%) Firewall
3 6 (3.87%) Remote Desktop
4 5 (3.23%) VPN
4 5 (3.23%) Wireless
5 4 (2.58%) SAN
5 4 (2.58%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.29%) DNS
6 2 (1.29%) Extranet
6 2 (1.29%) Network Security
6 2 (1.29%) VoIP
7 1 (0.65%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.65%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (0.65%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 1 (0.65%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (0.65%) FTP
7 1 (0.65%) HTTP
7 1 (0.65%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.65%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (8.39%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (4.52%) MySQL
2 7 (4.52%) RDBMS
2 7 (4.52%) Relational Database
3 5 (3.23%) Oracle Database
3 5 (3.23%) Oracle Database 12c
4 4 (2.58%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.65%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.65%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.65%) NewSQL
5 1 (0.65%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (7.10%) Git (software)
2 6 (3.87%) Jenkins
3 5 (3.23%) Oracle Forms
3 5 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (3.23%) Visual Studio
4 3 (1.94%) ClearQuest
4 3 (1.94%) Maven
4 3 (1.94%) Mercurial
5 2 (1.29%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.65%) GoogleTest
6 1 (0.65%) JMeter
6 1 (0.65%) JUnit
6 1 (0.65%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.65%) NUnit
6 1 (0.65%) Selenium
6 1 (0.65%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (0.65%) WebDriver
General
1 35 (22.58%) Legal
2 32 (20.65%) Finance
3 11 (7.10%) Retail
3 11 (7.10%) Telecoms
4 9 (5.81%) Marketing
5 7 (4.52%) Banking
6 5 (3.23%) Back Office
6 5 (3.23%) Investment Banking
6 5 (3.23%) Military
7 3 (1.94%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 36 (23.23%) Developer
2 18 (11.61%) Analyst
3 13 (8.39%) Java Developer
4 10 (6.45%) FPGA Engineer
4 10 (6.45%) IT Support
4 10 (6.45%) Support Engineer
5 9 (5.81%) Architect
5 9 (5.81%) IT Engineer
5 9 (5.81%) IT Support Engineer
6 8 (5.16%) .NET Developer
6 8 (5.16%) Senior Developer
7 7 (4.52%) C# Developer
7 7 (4.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (4.52%) Project Manager
8 6 (3.87%) Business Analyst
8 6 (3.87%) C# .NET Developer
8 6 (3.87%) IT Manager
8 6 (3.87%) Senior Analyst
8 6 (3.87%) Service Analyst
8 6 (3.87%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (11.61%) Web Services
2 17 (10.97%) .NET
3 16 (10.32%) CSS
3 16 (10.32%) HTML
4 11 (7.10%) Spring
5 10 (6.45%) JSP
6 9 (5.81%) ASP.NET
6 9 (5.81%) WPF
6 9 (5.81%) XML
7 8 (5.16%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (5.16%) ASP.NET Web API
7 8 (5.16%) Entity Framework
8 7 (4.52%) HTML5
9 6 (3.87%) DHTML
9 6 (3.87%) J2EE
9 6 (3.87%) jQuery
9 6 (3.87%) Struts
9 6 (3.87%) Struts2
9 6 (3.87%) WCF
9 6 (3.87%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.45%) Algorithms
1 10 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (6.45%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 8 (5.16%) User Experience
3 6 (3.87%) Data Centre
3 6 (3.87%) iPhone
3 6 (3.87%) Virtual Team
4 5 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (3.23%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (3.23%) NHS
5 4 (2.58%) Blackberry
6 3 (1.94%) Smartphone
7 2 (1.29%) Cyberthreat
7 2 (1.29%) Fintech
7 2 (1.29%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.29%) Raspberry Pi
8 1 (0.65%) Cyber Defence
8 1 (0.65%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.65%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.65%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 31 (20.00%) Windows
2 17 (10.97%) Linux
3 15 (9.68%) Windows 7
4 12 (7.74%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (7.74%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (6.45%) Windows Server
6 5 (3.23%) Android
6 5 (3.23%) CentOS
7 4 (2.58%) Ubuntu
7 4 (2.58%) Windows 10
7 4 (2.58%) Windows 8
8 3 (1.94%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (1.94%) Windows Vista
9 2 (1.29%) Mac OS
9 2 (1.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (1.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (20.65%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (13.55%) ITIL
3 18 (11.61%) Workflow
4 17 (10.97%) Project Management
5 15 (9.68%) Open Source
6 14 (9.03%) Records Management
7 13 (8.39%) Risk Management
8 12 (7.74%) Continuous Delivery
8 12 (7.74%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (7.10%) Coaching
9 11 (7.10%) MVC
9 11 (7.10%) SDLC
10 10 (6.45%) FPGA Design
10 10 (6.45%) Scrum
10 10 (6.45%) TDD
10 10 (6.45%) Video Processing
11 9 (5.81%) OO
11 9 (5.81%) Stakeholder Management
12 8 (5.16%) Service Management
12 8 (5.16%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (20.00%) SQL
2 26 (16.77%) C#
3 20 (12.90%) JavaScript
4 19 (12.26%) Java
5 18 (11.61%) C
6 8 (5.16%) C++
6 8 (5.16%) Python
7 7 (4.52%) Bash Shell
8 5 (3.23%) Perl
8 5 (3.23%) PHP
8 5 (3.23%) PL/SQL
8 5 (3.23%) XAML
9 4 (2.58%) Ruby
10 3 (1.94%) VBA
11 2 (1.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 36 (23.23%) Security Cleared
2 31 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 15 (9.68%) Degree
4 9 (5.81%) CCNP
4 9 (5.81%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (5.16%) DV Cleared
6 5 (3.23%) CCIE
7 4 (2.58%) CIPD
8 3 (1.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 3 (1.94%) SANS
9 2 (1.29%) CEH
9 2 (1.29%) GCIH
9 2 (1.29%) GIAC
9 2 (1.29%) ISEB
9 2 (1.29%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (1.29%) OSCP
10 1 (0.65%) CCSA
10 1 (0.65%) CISSP
10 1 (0.65%) Computer Science Degree
10 1 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.45%) DO-254
2 9 (5.81%) SLA
3 5 (3.23%) QA
4 4 (2.58%) GDPR
4 4 (2.58%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.65%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 15 (9.68%) Active Directory
2 14 (9.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (7.74%) Docker
4 5 (3.23%) Hyper-V
5 4 (2.58%) Terminal Server
5 4 (2.58%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (1.94%) Xen
7 2 (1.29%) pfSense
8 1 (0.65%) KVM
8 1 (0.65%) Snort
Systems Management
1 7 (4.52%) Puppet
2 5 (3.23%) Ansible
2 5 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (3.23%) SCCM
3 3 (1.94%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.65%) Grafana
4 1 (0.65%) logstash
4 1 (0.65%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (0.65%) SELinux
4 1 (0.65%) Suricata
Vendors
1 30 (19.35%) Microsoft
2 20 (12.90%) VMware
3 17 (10.97%) Oracle
4 8 (5.16%) Unisys
5 7 (4.52%) Red Hat
6 5 (3.23%) Citrix
7 4 (2.58%) Ariba
7 4 (2.58%) Cisco
7 4 (2.58%) SAP
8 3 (1.94%) Zerto
9 2 (1.29%) Rackspace
9 2 (1.29%) Veeam
10 1 (0.65%) F5
10 1 (0.65%) FireEye
10 1 (0.65%) iManage
10 1 (0.65%) SaltStack
10 1 (0.65%) SolarWinds
10 1 (0.65%) Splunk
10 1 (0.65%) Talend
10 1 (0.65%) TippingPoint