Period
to 23 July 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Law in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Law over the 6 months to 23 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Law
UK
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 293 174 207
Rank change year-on-year -119 +33 +23
Permanent jobs citing Law 2033 4008 3679
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.15% 1.98% 1.66%
As % of the General category 2.71% 4.58% 3.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1656 3504 3197
UK median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year -1.84% +1.88% +3.90%

Law is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 74939 87571 98304
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 42.25% 43.27% 44.42%
Number of salaries quoted 56870 71443 77345
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,250 £28,225
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,500 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.16% +1.18% -

Law
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Law as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Law in the UK

Law
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Law.

Salary trend for Law in the UK

Law
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Law over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Law in the UK

Law
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Law within the UK over the 6 months to 23 July 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
England -111 1965 £52,500 - 408
London -102 1407 £55,000 - 294
UK excluding London -51 612 £40,000 -1.84% 120
North of England +6 251 £40,000 - 30
North West -38 158 £52,500 +31.25% 18
South East -26 103 £40,000 -6.22% 64
Midlands -32 79 £42,500 +25.00% 9
Yorkshire +13 69 £35,000 -7.89% 7
East of England -6 63 £52,500 +5.00% 6
South West +29 62 £35,000 -6.67% 5
East Midlands +11 40 £42,500 +6.25% 1
West Midlands -27 39 £42,500 +30.77% 8
Scotland -33 38 £30,000 -40.00% 6
North East +39 24 £37,062 +14.04% 5
Wales +13 16 £37,500 +15.38%
Northern Ireland -6 2 £58,750 +95.83%

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 with a requirement for Law.

1 762 (37.48%) Legal
2 596 (29.32%) Windows
3 554 (27.25%) Finance
4 534 (26.27%) Microsoft
5 371 (18.25%) SQL
6 354 (17.41%) Microsoft Office
6 354 (17.41%) Agile Software Development
7 347 (17.07%) Active Directory
8 290 (14.26%) SQL Server
9 263 (12.94%) Windows 7
10 239 (11.76%) Degree
11 238 (11.71%) Project Management
12 228 (11.21%) VMware
13 225 (11.07%) Windows Server
14 218 (10.72%) JavaScript
15 215 (10.58%) ITIL
16 204 (10.03%) .NET
17 194 (9.54%) MS Exchange
18 190 (9.35%) iManage
19 184 (9.05%) Analytical Skills
20 180 (8.85%) C#
21 170 (8.36%) Windows Server 2012
22 161 (7.92%) Windows Server 2008
23 154 (7.58%) Business Intelligence
24 152 (7.48%) SharePoint
25 135 (6.64%) Management Information System
26 134 (6.59%) Linux
27 131 (6.44%) Firewall
28 130 (6.39%) HTML
28 130 (6.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Law
Co-occurring IT Skills 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
1 194 (9.54%) MS Exchange
2 152 (7.48%) SharePoint
3 110 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2010
4 76 (3.74%) Elasticsearch
5 67 (3.30%) IIS
6 64 (3.15%) Exchange Server 2013
7 55 (2.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 48 (2.36%) Skype for Business
9 36 (1.77%) CMS
10 27 (1.33%) Apache
11 19 (0.93%) SharePoint 2013
12 18 (0.89%) EPiServer
13 15 (0.74%) Confluence
13 15 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2007
14 14 (0.69%) WebSphere
15 11 (0.54%) WebLogic
16 8 (0.39%) JBoss
16 8 (0.39%) WebSphere Application Server
17 5 (0.25%) Site Server
17 5 (0.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 354 (17.41%) Microsoft Office
2 128 (6.30%) Microsoft Excel
3 81 (3.98%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 47 (2.31%) MS Visio
5 29 (1.43%) Microsoft Project
6 15 (0.74%) Adobe Captivate
7 11 (0.54%) Spreadsheet
8 8 (0.39%) Acrobat
9 4 (0.20%) SPSS
10 3 (0.15%) Camtasia
10 3 (0.15%) GIMP
11 2 (0.098%) Chatbot
12 1 (0.049%) Mingle
12 1 (0.049%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 21 (1.03%) Relativity
1 21 (1.03%) Visualfiles
2 9 (0.44%) Dynamics AX
3 8 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (0.39%) Veritas eDiscovery
4 6 (0.30%) Siebel CRM
5 5 (0.25%) Remedy ITSM
6 4 (0.20%) CaseMap
7 3 (0.15%) DocuMatrix
7 3 (0.15%) Sentinel
8 2 (0.098%) BASE24
8 2 (0.098%) Concordance
8 2 (0.098%) Payment Gateway
8 2 (0.098%) Ringtail
9 1 (0.049%) Magento
9 1 (0.049%) Oracle EBS R12
9 1 (0.049%) Oracle iRecruitment
9 1 (0.049%) PeopleSoft HCM
9 1 (0.049%) Sage 50
9 1 (0.049%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 129 (6.35%) Amazon AWS
2 107 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 67 (3.30%) Office 365
4 58 (2.85%) SaaS
5 47 (2.31%) Mimecast
6 27 (1.33%) PaaS
7 26 (1.28%) Amazon S3
8 22 (1.08%) IaaS
9 21 (1.03%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 14 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
11 13 (0.64%) Google Cloud Platform
11 13 (0.64%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
11 13 (0.64%) Salesforce Service Cloud
12 4 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
12 4 (0.20%) Amazon SQS
13 3 (0.15%) GitHub
13 3 (0.15%) IBM Blueworks
13 3 (0.15%) iPaaS
14 2 (0.098%) AWS Lambda
14 2 (0.098%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 131 (6.44%) Firewall
2 110 (5.41%) DNS
3 102 (5.02%) DHCP
4 99 (4.87%) SAN
5 70 (3.44%) WAN
6 68 (3.34%) VPN
7 57 (2.80%) Internet
8 53 (2.61%) LAN
9 45 (2.21%) Network Security
10 43 (2.12%) TCP/IP
11 38 (1.87%) Skype
12 32 (1.57%) HTTP
13 30 (1.48%) Intranet
14 27 (1.33%) VLAN
14 27 (1.33%) VoIP
15 25 (1.23%) Wireless
16 23 (1.13%) MPLS
17 19 (0.93%) Cisco ASA
18 16 (0.79%) IP Telephony
19 15 (0.74%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 290 (14.26%) SQL Server
2 130 (6.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 73 (3.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 53 (2.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 48 (2.36%) Data Warehouse
5 48 (2.36%) NoSQL
6 42 (2.07%) Big Data
6 42 (2.07%) SQL Server 2008
7 39 (1.92%) Power BI
8 34 (1.67%) Relational Database
9 32 (1.57%) SQL Server 2005
10 31 (1.52%) MongoDB
11 30 (1.48%) MySQL
12 29 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
13 27 (1.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 22 (1.08%) SQL Server 2014
15 17 (0.84%) RDBMS
16 15 (0.74%) PostgreSQL
17 14 (0.69%) Hadoop
17 14 (0.69%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 50 (2.46%) Git (software)
2 49 (2.41%) TeamCity
3 45 (2.21%) Visual Studio
4 42 (2.07%) JIRA
5 38 (1.87%) Jenkins
6 35 (1.72%) Subversion
7 26 (1.28%) MSI
8 22 (1.08%) webpack
9 19 (0.93%) Eclipse
10 18 (0.89%) SonarQube
10 18 (0.89%) Team Foundation Server
11 17 (0.84%) LoadRunner
11 17 (0.84%) Maven
12 16 (0.79%) ReSharper
13 15 (0.74%) HP UFT
13 15 (0.74%) NUnit
14 14 (0.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 13 (0.64%) Selenium
16 11 (0.54%) Grunt
16 11 (0.54%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 762 (37.48%) Legal
2 554 (27.25%) Finance
3 99 (4.87%) Banking
4 96 (4.72%) Telecoms
5 67 (3.30%) Retail
6 53 (2.61%) Pharmaceutical
7 52 (2.56%) Marketing
8 46 (2.26%) Billing
9 44 (2.16%) Financial Institution
10 30 (1.48%) Corporate Banking
11 22 (1.08%) French Language
12 18 (0.89%) Advertising
13 14 (0.69%) Manufacturing
14 12 (0.59%) Publishing
15 10 (0.49%) Investment Banking
16 9 (0.44%) German Language
16 9 (0.44%) Military
17 6 (0.30%) Games
17 6 (0.30%) General Ledger
18 4 (0.20%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 640 (31.48%) Analyst
2 293 (14.41%) Developer
3 162 (7.97%) Support Analyst
4 135 (6.64%) Consultant
5 117 (5.76%) Business Analyst
6 116 (5.71%) Trainer
7 97 (4.77%) Service Analyst
8 91 (4.48%) Service Desk Analyst
9 84 (4.13%) IT Trainer
10 81 (3.98%) Team Leader
11 80 (3.94%) IT Support
12 79 (3.89%) Project Manager
13 78 (3.84%) IT Analyst
13 78 (3.84%) Systems Analyst
14 75 (3.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
15 69 (3.39%) Legal Analyst
16 68 (3.34%) 2nd Line Support
16 68 (3.34%) Architect
16 68 (3.34%) Senior Developer
17 66 (3.25%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 204 (10.03%) .NET
2 130 (6.39%) HTML
3 124 (6.10%) CSS
4 105 (5.16%) Node.js
5 77 (3.79%) HTML5
6 76 (3.74%) AngularJS
7 70 (3.44%) .NET Framework
8 68 (3.34%) Web Services
9 65 (3.20%) ASP.NET
10 62 (3.05%) XML
11 59 (2.90%) jQuery
12 54 (2.66%) CSS3
13 46 (2.26%) ASP.NET Web API
13 46 (2.26%) React
14 43 (2.12%) Sass
15 42 (2.07%) JSON
15 42 (2.07%) REST
16 38 (1.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 32 (1.57%) WCF
18 31 (1.52%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 184 (9.05%) Analytical Skills
2 135 (6.64%) Management Information System
3 88 (4.33%) Blackberry
4 71 (3.49%) e-Learning
5 60 (2.95%) User Experience
6 54 (2.66%) Computer Science
7 44 (2.16%) Mobile App
8 41 (2.02%) Greenfield Project
9 36 (1.77%) Public Cloud
10 35 (1.72%) Data Centre
11 32 (1.57%) iPad
12 27 (1.33%) Smartphone
12 27 (1.33%) Video Conferencing
13 26 (1.28%) iPhone
14 23 (1.13%) Contactless
14 23 (1.13%) Hybrid Cloud
15 20 (0.98%) Clustering
15 20 (0.98%) CMDB
15 20 (0.98%) Hedge funds
16 17 (0.84%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 596 (29.32%) Windows
2 263 (12.94%) Windows 7
3 225 (11.07%) Windows Server
4 170 (8.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 161 (7.92%) Windows Server 2008
6 134 (6.59%) Linux
7 119 (5.85%) Windows 10
8 84 (4.13%) Unix
9 76 (3.74%) Android
10 49 (2.41%) Apple iOS
11 32 (1.57%) Windows 8
12 25 (1.23%) Windows Phone
13 24 (1.18%) CentOS
13 24 (1.18%) Windows XP
14 22 (1.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 21 (1.03%) Windows Server 2003
16 7 (0.34%) Kali Linux
16 7 (0.34%) Mac OS X
17 5 (0.25%) Windows Mobile
18 4 (0.20%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 354 (17.41%) Agile Software Development
2 238 (11.71%) Project Management
3 215 (10.58%) ITIL
4 154 (7.58%) Business Intelligence
5 127 (6.25%) Business Analysis
6 123 (6.05%) Document Management
7 122 (6.00%) Change Management
8 115 (5.66%) Mentoring
9 107 (5.26%) Practice Management
10 103 (5.07%) Analytics
11 99 (4.87%) DevOps
12 98 (4.82%) Stakeholder Management
13 96 (4.72%) Information Security
14 95 (4.67%) MVC
15 93 (4.57%) Continuous Improvement
15 93 (4.57%) PRINCE2
16 92 (4.53%) Service Management
16 92 (4.53%) TDD
17 87 (4.28%) Configuration Management
18 85 (4.18%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 371 (18.25%) SQL
2 218 (10.72%) JavaScript
3 180 (8.85%) C#
4 107 (5.26%) Java
5 84 (4.13%) T-SQL
6 63 (3.10%) PowerShell
7 48 (2.36%) Python
8 45 (2.21%) ES6
9 39 (1.92%) PHP
10 38 (1.87%) VBA
11 33 (1.62%) C++
12 32 (1.57%) C
13 28 (1.38%) Perl
14 24 (1.18%) VB
15 18 (0.89%) VBScript
15 18 (0.89%) XPath
16 16 (0.79%) Bash Shell
17 13 (0.64%) VB.NET
18 11 (0.54%) Ruby
19 9 (0.44%) R
Qualifications
1 239 (11.76%) Degree
2 83 (4.08%) ISEB
3 66 (3.25%) ITIL Certification
4 58 (2.85%) Microsoft Certification
5 52 (2.56%) Security Cleared
6 44 (2.16%) MCSE
7 43 (2.12%) Cisco Certification
8 41 (2.02%) SC Cleared
9 39 (1.92%) CISSP
10 38 (1.87%) CCNP
11 32 (1.57%) MCSA
12 31 (1.52%) Computer Science Degree
13 30 (1.48%) CISM
14 29 (1.43%) ISTQB
15 21 (1.03%) CBAP
16 20 (0.98%) MCITP
17 19 (0.93%) CCNA
18 17 (0.84%) CCIE
19 16 (0.79%) CEH
20 15 (0.74%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 82 (4.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 79 (3.89%) QA
3 47 (2.31%) SLA
4 33 (1.62%) PMO
5 29 (1.43%) Cyber Essentials
6 24 (1.18%) GDPR
7 19 (0.93%) ISO 22301
8 15 (0.74%) PCI DSS
9 14 (0.69%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 6 (0.30%) Data Quality
10 6 (0.30%) ISO 9001
11 5 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
12 4 (0.20%) Actionable Recommendations
13 2 (0.098%) COBIT
13 2 (0.098%) DO-254
13 2 (0.098%) ISO/IEC 27005
13 2 (0.098%) P3O
13 2 (0.098%) UCITS
14 1 (0.049%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 1 (0.049%) TickIT
System Software
1 347 (17.07%) Active Directory
2 117 (5.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 68 (3.34%) Docker
4 49 (2.41%) VMware ESXi
5 36 (1.77%) vSphere
6 30 (1.48%) DFS Replication
7 27 (1.33%) Microsoft App-V
8 26 (1.28%) XenApp
9 25 (1.23%) Hyper-V
10 9 (0.44%) Virtual Machines
10 9 (0.44%) XenDesktop
10 9 (0.44%) XenServer
11 8 (0.39%) ProxySG
12 6 (0.30%) KVM
13 5 (0.25%) LXC
14 4 (0.20%) Terminal Server
15 3 (0.15%) Snort
15 3 (0.15%) Terminal Services
15 3 (0.15%) vCloud
16 2 (0.098%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 95 (4.67%) SCCM
2 45 (2.21%) Puppet
3 43 (2.12%) Terraform
4 37 (1.82%) Ansible
5 33 (1.62%) Opscode Chef
6 32 (1.57%) Packer
7 23 (1.13%) SCOM
8 22 (1.08%) Kibana
8 22 (1.08%) logstash
9 15 (0.74%) Kubernetes
9 15 (0.74%) SCSM
10 14 (0.69%) EnCase
11 13 (0.64%) vCenter Server
12 12 (0.59%) Microsoft Clustering
13 11 (0.54%) Nagios
14 10 (0.49%) ServiceCenter
15 8 (0.39%) FTK
16 7 (0.34%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
16 7 (0.34%) WSUS
17 6 (0.30%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 534 (26.27%) Microsoft
2 228 (11.21%) VMware
3 190 (9.35%) iManage
4 125 (6.15%) Citrix
5 96 (4.72%) Cisco
6 54 (2.66%) Splunk
7 53 (2.61%) NetApp
8 52 (2.56%) HP
9 51 (2.51%) CheckPoint
10 42 (2.07%) Red Hat
11 41 (2.02%) Oracle
11 41 (2.02%) SAP
12 33 (1.62%) ServiceNow
13 28 (1.38%) Google
14 27 (1.33%) Adobe
14 27 (1.33%) Dell
15 26 (1.28%) Riverbed
16 24 (1.18%) AppSense
17 23 (1.13%) Palo Alto
18 22 (1.08%) Apple
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £22000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Maxwell Bond
Salary: From £4,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Work with York
Salary: Up to £45 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Work with York
Salary: Up to £45 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £25k - 30k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + 15% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary + Car + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Douglas-Scott
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum + Good Package
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £56000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £20000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £44000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, healthcare, etc
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Bluetownonline
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £32000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Bonus & Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Share options
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £25k - 38k per year + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Comprehensive Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Northamptonshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: Benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago