Law Jobs in the UK excluding London

Law
UK > UK excluding London

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Law in permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Law over the 6 months to 21 February 2024 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

6 months to
21 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 48 61 120
Rank change year-on-year +13 +59 +11
Permanent jobs citing Law 2,661 3,121 1,934
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 5.02% 4.99% 2.84%
As % of the General category 8.44% 7.29% 4.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1,121 1,291 1,147
10th Percentile £26,250 £29,000 £26,250
25th Percentile £34,000 £36,250 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
75th Percentile £62,500 £63,750 £60,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £82,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

All General Skills
UK excluding London

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 UK excluding London with a requirement for common skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 31,545 42,836 39,242
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 59.55% 68.44% 57.68%
Number of salaries quoted 22,001 20,393 22,891
10th Percentile £26,000 £28,750 £27,500
25th Percentile £32,500 £37,500 £36,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -9.52% +5.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £63,750 £68,250 £65,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £83,750 £77,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £61,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -9.84% +1.67% +9.09%

Law
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing Law as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for Law in the UK excluding London

Law
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Law in the UK excluding London.

Salary trend for Law in the UK excluding London

Law
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Law in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 21 February 2024.

Salary histogram for Law in the UK excluding London

Law
Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Law within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 21 February 2024. 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
Jobs
Scotland +101 1,252 £50,000 -18.03% 53
North of England +27 466 £50,000 -1.56% 111
Midlands -22 381 £45,000 -10.00% 83
South East -89 237 £52,000 +4.00% 120
Yorkshire +65 226 £50,000 - 40
West Midlands -16 214 £51,250 +2.50% 50
North West +3 198 £49,000 -6.67% 64
East Midlands -22 156 £40,000 -11.11% 33
South West -131 105 £50,000 - 54
Wales +43 101 £42,500 -16.32% 16
East of England -14 96 £56,000 +1.82% 33
North East +12 41 £49,750 -25.19% 10
Northern Ireland +5 24 £57,276 +34.77% 5
Channel Islands - 2 £85,000 - 1
Law
UK

Law
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the UK excluding London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 334 (12.55%) Apache Spark
2 94 (3.53%) Apache
3 76 (2.86%) Microsoft Exchange
4 73 (2.74%) SharePoint
5 62 (2.33%) Apache Airflow
6 28 (1.05%) Confluence
7 20 (0.75%) Camunda
8 9 (0.34%) IIS
9 7 (0.26%) WordPress
10 5 (0.19%) IBM Domino
10 5 (0.19%) Tomcat
11 4 (0.15%) CICS
12 3 (0.11%) CMS
12 3 (0.11%) Exchange Server 2010
13 2 (0.075%) Exchange Server 2013
13 2 (0.075%) Mendix
13 2 (0.075%) SAS
13 2 (0.075%) SharePoint Server
14 1 (0.038%) ColdFusion
14 1 (0.038%) JBoss
Applications
1 136 (5.11%) Microsoft Office
2 77 (2.89%) Microsoft Excel
3 37 (1.39%) UserZoom
4 27 (1.01%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 19 (0.71%) MS Visio
6 15 (0.56%) Chatbot
7 10 (0.38%) Sketch
8 5 (0.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 5 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
8 5 (0.19%) Photoshop
9 4 (0.15%) InDesign
10 3 (0.11%) Adobe XD
10 3 (0.11%) InVision
10 3 (0.11%) Microsoft Project
10 3 (0.11%) Simulink
11 2 (0.075%) CANalyzer
12 1 (0.038%) Acrobat
12 1 (0.038%) Adobe Premiere
12 1 (0.038%) Trello
Business Applications
1 44 (1.65%) Dynamics AX
2 40 (1.50%) Dynamics CRM
3 37 (1.39%) Oracle Payables
3 37 (1.39%) Oracle Receivables
4 18 (0.68%) Oracle EBS
5 17 (0.64%) Oracle ERP
6 12 (0.45%) Oracle Assets
6 12 (0.45%) Oracle EBS R12
6 12 (0.45%) Oracle General Ledger
7 11 (0.41%) Dynamics NAV
8 10 (0.38%) Endur
9 9 (0.34%) Oracle Financials
9 9 (0.34%) SAP S/4HANA
10 5 (0.19%) SAP SCM
11 2 (0.075%) Elite 3E
11 2 (0.075%) Visualfiles
12 1 (0.038%) Aareon QL
12 1 (0.038%) MIS ActiveH
12 1 (0.038%) NEC Housing
12 1 (0.038%) OPENHousing
Cloud Services
1 677 (25.44%) AWS
2 362 (13.60%) Azure
3 181 (6.80%) Microsoft 365
4 128 (4.81%) Power Platform
5 105 (3.95%) Dynamics 365
6 60 (2.25%) GCP
7 56 (2.10%) Entra ID
8 53 (1.99%) Figma
9 50 (1.88%) Amazon EKS
10 45 (1.69%) PowerApps
11 43 (1.62%) Power Automate
12 41 (1.54%) SurveyMonkey
13 39 (1.47%) Azure DevOps
14 38 (1.43%) SaaS
15 36 (1.35%) Amazon ECS
16 32 (1.20%) Amazon EC2
16 32 (1.20%) Serverless
17 31 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
18 30 (1.13%) AWS Lambda
19 29 (1.09%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 62 (2.33%) Firewall
2 47 (1.77%) DNS
3 43 (1.62%) TCP/IP
4 37 (1.39%) Kerberos
5 31 (1.16%) DHCP
6 29 (1.09%) LAN
7 27 (1.01%) Broadband
8 25 (0.94%) 5G
8 25 (0.94%) Internet
9 24 (0.90%) WAN
10 22 (0.83%) SAN
11 18 (0.68%) DSL
12 16 (0.60%) Wireless
13 15 (0.56%) BIG-IP
14 13 (0.49%) VPN
15 12 (0.45%) Intrusion Detection
16 8 (0.30%) Network Security
17 7 (0.26%) Remote Desktop
18 6 (0.23%) Wi-Fi
19 5 (0.19%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 298 (11.20%) NoSQL
2 291 (10.94%) Big Data
3 140 (5.26%) Hadoop
4 117 (4.40%) SQL Server
5 99 (3.72%) Power BI
6 91 (3.42%) MongoDB
7 85 (3.19%) Relational Database
8 71 (2.67%) Apache Hive
9 56 (2.10%) HBase
10 55 (2.07%) Data Lake
11 44 (1.65%) Metadata
12 35 (1.32%) Elasticsearch
13 32 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
14 31 (1.16%) Tableau
15 30 (1.13%) Electronic Patient Records
16 29 (1.09%) Apache Cassandra
17 28 (1.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 22 (0.83%) DB2
18 22 (0.83%) MySQL
19 21 (0.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 170 (6.39%) Jenkins
2 129 (4.85%) Git
3 75 (2.82%) JIRA
4 41 (1.54%) Bitbucket
5 40 (1.50%) Bitbucket Server
5 40 (1.50%) JUnit
6 37 (1.39%) Artifactory
7 29 (1.09%) Jasmine
8 28 (1.05%) Karma Test Runner
9 27 (1.01%) CircleCI
10 26 (0.98%) Maven
11 23 (0.86%) Team Foundation Server
12 20 (0.75%) Gradle
12 20 (0.75%) Travis CI
13 16 (0.60%) Cypress.io
14 15 (0.56%) Visual Studio Code
15 14 (0.53%) Selenium
16 13 (0.49%) MorphX
16 13 (0.49%) Protractor
16 13 (0.49%) WebDriver
General
1 1,513 (56.86%) Finance
2 1,337 (50.24%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 768 (28.86%) Marketing
4 570 (21.42%) Social Skills
5 566 (21.27%) Legal
6 257 (9.66%) Banking
7 215 (8.08%) Analytical Skills
8 176 (6.61%) Influencing Skills
9 166 (6.24%) Financial Institution
10 141 (5.30%) Presentation Skills
11 135 (5.07%) Investment Banking
12 100 (3.76%) Manufacturing
13 89 (3.34%) Private Banking
14 59 (2.22%) Telecoms
15 57 (2.14%) Organisational Skills
16 41 (1.54%) Retail
17 28 (1.05%) Public Sector
18 24 (0.90%) Aerospace
19 23 (0.86%) Automotive
19 23 (0.86%) Games
Job Titles
1 933 (35.06%) Software Engineer
2 425 (15.97%) Lead
3 351 (13.19%) Java Engineer
4 349 (13.12%) Java Software Engineer
5 332 (12.48%) Lead Software Engineer
6 308 (11.57%) Analyst
7 261 (9.81%) Developer
8 248 (9.32%) Senior
9 200 (7.52%) Big Data Engineer
9 200 (7.52%) Big Data Software Engineer
10 181 (6.80%) Python Engineer
11 175 (6.58%) Python Software Engineer
12 161 (6.05%) AWS Engineer
13 154 (5.79%) Full Stack Engineer
14 153 (5.75%) AWS Software Engineer
15 149 (5.60%) Full Stack Software Engineer
16 125 (4.70%) Data Engineer
17 123 (4.62%) IT Engineer
18 116 (4.36%) Engineering Manager
18 116 (4.36%) Software Engineering Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 297 (11.16%) Spring
2 221 (8.31%) React
3 190 (7.14%) AngularJS
4 180 (6.76%) Spring Boot
5 125 (4.70%) RESTful
6 123 (4.62%) HTML
7 112 (4.21%) CSS
8 104 (3.91%) .NET
9 97 (3.65%) Kafka
10 84 (3.16%) PySpark
10 84 (3.16%) REST
11 77 (2.89%) Web Services
12 75 (2.82%) JSON
13 70 (2.63%) XML
14 58 (2.18%) J2EE
15 53 (1.99%) Node.js
16 43 (1.62%) JPA
17 39 (1.47%) jQuery
18 38 (1.43%) SAML
19 37 (1.39%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 385 (14.47%) Cloud Native
2 349 (13.12%) Algorithms
3 170 (6.39%) Public Cloud
4 110 (4.13%) Product Ownership
5 109 (4.10%) Management Information System
6 89 (3.34%) Onboarding
7 83 (3.12%) Reference Data
8 75 (2.82%) FMCG
9 62 (2.33%) Self-Motivation
10 48 (1.80%) Market Risk
11 43 (1.62%) Enterprise Cloud
12 39 (1.47%) Life Science
13 35 (1.32%) Driving Licence
14 31 (1.16%) Legacy Code
15 30 (1.13%) Data Structures
16 26 (0.98%) Distributed Applications
17 23 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
17 23 (0.86%) Legacy Systems
18 22 (0.83%) Low-Code
19 21 (0.79%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 215 (8.08%) Windows
2 99 (3.72%) Linux
3 75 (2.82%) Unix
4 68 (2.56%) Windows Server
5 61 (2.29%) Windows 10
6 16 (0.60%) VMS
7 15 (0.56%) Windows Server 2016
8 13 (0.49%) Apple iOS
9 10 (0.38%) Android
10 9 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (0.26%) Windows Server 2019
12 6 (0.23%) Mac OS
12 6 (0.23%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.075%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.038%) CentOS
14 1 (0.038%) FreeRTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,267 (47.61%) Agile
2 1,150 (43.22%) Software Engineering
3 990 (37.20%) SDLC
4 942 (35.40%) CI/CD
5 880 (33.07%) Operational Stability
6 632 (23.75%) Machine Learning
7 623 (23.41%) Artificial Intelligence
8 585 (21.98%) Community of Practice
9 513 (19.28%) Continuous Improvement
10 467 (17.55%) Problem-Solving
11 415 (15.60%) Visualisation
12 355 (13.34%) Risk Management
13 309 (11.61%) Decision-Making
14 241 (9.06%) Microservices
15 238 (8.94%) DevOps
16 223 (8.38%) Continuous Delivery
17 207 (7.78%) Information Architecture
18 205 (7.70%) Architectural Design
19 195 (7.33%) Analytics
20 191 (7.18%) Roadmaps
Programming Languages
1 827 (31.08%) Java
2 745 (28.00%) SQL
3 598 (22.47%) Python
4 195 (7.33%) JavaScript
5 166 (6.24%) Scala
6 136 (5.11%) C#
7 91 (3.42%) TypeScript
8 88 (3.31%) PL/SQL
9 74 (2.78%) T-SQL
10 62 (2.33%) Go
11 42 (1.58%) PowerShell
12 39 (1.47%) SPARQL
13 37 (1.39%) Prolog
14 28 (1.05%) Ruby
15 22 (0.83%) Shell Script
16 19 (0.71%) C++
17 17 (0.64%) R
18 15 (0.56%) Bash
18 15 (0.56%) PHP
19 10 (0.38%) C
Qualifications
1 345 (12.97%) Degree
2 68 (2.56%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
3 49 (1.84%) Security Cleared
4 45 (1.69%) Master's Degree
5 25 (0.94%) SC Cleared
6 22 (0.83%) AWS Certification
6 22 (0.83%) Computer Science Degree
6 22 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
7 19 (0.71%) PhD
8 16 (0.60%) Cisco Certification
9 13 (0.49%) CISSP
10 12 (0.45%) DV Cleared
11 10 (0.38%) HNC
11 10 (0.38%) HND
11 10 (0.38%) ITIL Certification
12 9 (0.34%) CREST Certified
12 9 (0.34%) MCSA
12 9 (0.34%) MCSE
13 8 (0.30%) CompTIA Security+
13 8 (0.30%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 112 (4.21%) SLA
2 71 (2.67%) Accessibility
3 45 (1.69%) Data Quality
4 43 (1.62%) GDPR
5 38 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 37 (1.39%) QA
7 33 (1.24%) Cyber Essentials
7 33 (1.24%) PMO
8 31 (1.16%) Actionable Recommendations
9 17 (0.64%) NIST
10 15 (0.56%) WAI
11 12 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 11 (0.41%) ITGC
13 10 (0.38%) GRC
13 10 (0.38%) PCI DSS
14 6 (0.23%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
14 6 (0.23%) ISO 9001
15 5 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
16 3 (0.11%) NIST 800
16 3 (0.11%) WCAG
System Software
1 194 (7.29%) Active Directory
2 56 (2.10%) HDFS
3 45 (1.69%) Docker
4 27 (1.01%) Virtual Machines
5 25 (0.94%) Hyper-V
6 22 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
7 11 (0.41%) XenApp
8 8 (0.30%) Terminal Services
9 7 (0.26%) Citrix Hypervisor
10 5 (0.19%) Microsoft App-V
11 4 (0.15%) Time Sharing Option
11 4 (0.15%) Virtual Desktop
12 3 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
12 3 (0.11%) vSphere
13 2 (0.075%) Firmware
13 2 (0.075%) FreeRADIUS
13 2 (0.075%) pfSense
13 2 (0.075%) Virtual Servers
13 2 (0.075%) XenDesktop
14 1 (0.038%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 134 (5.04%) Kubernetes
2 130 (4.89%) Terraform
3 37 (1.39%) Grafana
4 31 (1.16%) Microsoft Intune
5 19 (0.71%) SCCM
6 12 (0.45%) Ansible
7 8 (0.30%) Progress Chef
7 8 (0.30%) Puppet
7 8 (0.30%) Single Sign-On
8 5 (0.19%) Nessus
8 5 (0.19%) SCOM
9 4 (0.15%) PaperCut
10 3 (0.11%) EMC NetWorker
11 2 (0.075%) Backup Exec
11 2 (0.075%) SysTrack
12 1 (0.038%) CASB
12 1 (0.038%) HP ALM
12 1 (0.038%) Microsoft Clustering
12 1 (0.038%) SCVMM
12 1 (0.038%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 358 (13.45%) Microsoft
2 250 (9.39%) Oracle
3 142 (5.34%) Databricks
4 69 (2.59%) Citrix
5 54 (2.03%) Dell
5 54 (2.03%) VMware
6 53 (1.99%) Informatica
7 50 (1.88%) Cloudera
8 47 (1.77%) Qualtrics
9 39 (1.47%) HP
9 39 (1.47%) ServiceNow
10 37 (1.39%) Splunk
11 36 (1.35%) iManage
12 35 (1.32%) Dynatrace
13 34 (1.28%) SAP
14 29 (1.09%) Alteryx
15 27 (1.01%) Cisco
16 25 (0.94%) Virgin Media
17 23 (0.86%) Atlassian
17 23 (0.86%) Google