Period
to 27 January 2022

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Law in permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH). Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Law over the 6 months to 27 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Law
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
27 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 161 145 122
Rank change year-on-year -16 -23 +112
Permanent jobs citing Law 644 231 177
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 2.17% 2.07% 2.43%
As % of the General category 3.88% 4.39% 4.71%
Number of salaries quoted 501 200 116
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,424 £36,025
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +14.29% -4.55% +10.00%
75th Percentile £77,500 £70,000 £68,750
90th Percentile £91,250 £85,000 £82,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% -4.76% -8.70%

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 with a WFH option and a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 16,602 5,256 3,760
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 56.00% 47.02% 51.61%
Number of salaries quoted 11,788 4,462 3,148
10th Percentile £35,750 £32,500 £35,000
25th Percentile £45,000 £42,000 £43,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £56,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +7.14% -2.61% +4.55%
75th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
90th Percentile £97,500 £87,500 £95,000
UK median annual salary £59,500 £55,000 £54,000
% change year-on-year +8.18% +1.85% +2.86%

Law
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing Law as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Law trend for jobs with a WFH option

Law
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing Law.

Law salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

Law
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing Law over the 6 months to 27 January 2022.

Law salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 27 January 2022, Law job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent jobs with a WFH option and a requirement for Law.

1 212 (32.92%) Agile Software Development
2 183 (28.42%) Social Skills
3 174 (27.02%) Microsoft
4 135 (20.96%) Azure
5 133 (20.65%) Finance
6 118 (18.32%) DevOps
7 111 (17.24%) SQL
8 110 (17.08%) C#
9 103 (15.99%) Legal
10 100 (15.53%) .NET
11 85 (13.20%) Dynamics 365
12 84 (13.04%) AWS
13 82 (12.73%) JavaScript
14 71 (11.02%) Full Stack Development
15 69 (10.71%) Migration
16 64 (9.94%) Requirements Gathering
17 62 (9.63%) Power Platform
18 61 (9.47%) Dynamics AX
19 57 (8.85%) Marketing
20 56 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
21 55 (8.54%) Python
21 55 (8.54%) Microservices
22 54 (8.39%) CI/CD
23 52 (8.07%) Analytical Skills
23 52 (8.07%) Business Intelligence
24 48 (7.45%) Java
24 48 (7.45%) Degree
25 47 (7.30%) SaaS
26 46 (7.14%) Software Engineering
27 44 (6.83%) Scrum

Law
Co-occurring IT Skills with a WFH Option 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 (1.86%) Elasticsearch
2 9 (1.40%) SharePoint
3 8 (1.24%) SAS
4 6 (0.93%) Apache Solr
5 5 (0.78%) CMS
6 4 (0.62%) Confluence
6 4 (0.62%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.31%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (0.31%) Podio
8 1 (0.16%) Apache
8 1 (0.16%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.16%) Umbraco
Applications
1 42 (6.52%) Microsoft Excel
2 24 (3.73%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 14 (2.17%) Microsoft Office
4 10 (1.55%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.47%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.31%) Chatbot
7 1 (0.16%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.16%) Sketch
7 1 (0.16%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 61 (9.47%) Dynamics AX
2 12 (1.86%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.78%) Elite 3E
3 5 (0.78%) SAP HR
4 3 (0.47%) Sentinel
5 2 (0.31%) IBM Planning Analytics
5 2 (0.31%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 2 (0.31%) Visualfiles
6 1 (0.16%) Carpe Diem
6 1 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.16%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 135 (20.96%) Azure
2 85 (13.20%) Dynamics 365
3 84 (13.04%) AWS
4 62 (9.63%) Power Platform
5 47 (7.30%) SaaS
6 34 (5.28%) IaaS
7 32 (4.97%) PaaS
8 18 (2.80%) Microsoft 365
9 10 (1.55%) Azure Synapse Analytics
9 10 (1.55%) Serverless
10 9 (1.40%) Azure Data Factory
10 9 (1.40%) Cloud Computing
10 9 (1.40%) GCP
10 9 (1.40%) PowerApps
11 8 (1.24%) Amazon SQS
12 7 (1.09%) AWS Lambda
12 7 (1.09%) Azure Logic Apps
13 6 (0.93%) Azure Active Directory
13 6 (0.93%) Azure Machine Learning
13 6 (0.93%) Cloudflare
Communications & Networking
1 17 (2.64%) Firewall
2 7 (1.09%) Internet
3 4 (0.62%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.47%) DAB
4 3 (0.47%) DHCP
4 3 (0.47%) DNS
4 3 (0.47%) Fibre Channel
4 3 (0.47%) iSCSI
4 3 (0.47%) LAN
4 3 (0.47%) SAN
4 3 (0.47%) VLAN
4 3 (0.47%) VPN
4 3 (0.47%) WAN
5 2 (0.31%) NetScaler
5 2 (0.31%) Skype
5 2 (0.31%) Unified Communications
5 2 (0.31%) VSAN
6 1 (0.16%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (0.16%) Network Security
6 1 (0.16%) NX-OS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (5.90%) SQL Server
2 37 (5.75%) Power BI
3 33 (5.12%) Relational Database
4 24 (3.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 20 (3.11%) Data Warehouse
6 16 (2.48%) Data Lake
7 14 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
7 14 (2.17%) RDBMS
7 14 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 11 (1.71%) Blockchain
8 11 (1.71%) MongoDB
8 11 (1.71%) OLAP
8 11 (1.71%) Tableau
9 10 (1.55%) NoSQL
9 10 (1.55%) QlikView
10 8 (1.24%) Amazon RDS
11 7 (1.09%) Big Data
11 7 (1.09%) MySQL
12 6 (0.93%) Oracle Database
12 6 (0.93%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 29 (4.50%) JIRA
2 28 (4.35%) Git (software)
3 16 (2.48%) Team Foundation Server
4 15 (2.33%) Visual Studio
5 11 (1.71%) Selenium
6 10 (1.55%) HP UFT
6 10 (1.55%) Ranorex
6 10 (1.55%) TestRail
7 9 (1.40%) Jenkins
8 7 (1.09%) MorphX
9 5 (0.78%) Bitbucket
10 4 (0.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 4 (0.62%) Maven
10 4 (0.62%) Mercurial
10 4 (0.62%) SonarQube
10 4 (0.62%) TeamCity
11 3 (0.47%) CircleCI
11 3 (0.47%) Postman
12 2 (0.31%) Cypress.io
12 2 (0.31%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 183 (28.42%) Social Skills
2 133 (20.65%) Finance
3 103 (15.99%) Legal
4 57 (8.85%) Marketing
5 52 (8.07%) Analytical Skills
6 33 (5.12%) Manufacturing
7 22 (3.42%) Public Sector
8 20 (3.11%) Telecoms
9 19 (2.95%) General Ledger
10 17 (2.64%) Presentation Skills
11 16 (2.48%) Inclusion and Diversity
12 14 (2.17%) Influencing Skills
12 14 (2.17%) Pharmaceutical
13 13 (2.02%) Advertising
13 13 (2.02%) Retail
14 12 (1.86%) Banking
15 10 (1.55%) Automotive
16 7 (1.09%) Games
17 6 (0.93%) Local Government
18 4 (0.62%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 125 (19.41%) Developer
2 100 (15.53%) Consultant
3 61 (9.47%) Analyst
4 56 (8.70%) Architect
5 34 (5.28%) .NET Developer
6 33 (5.12%) C# Developer
7 30 (4.66%) Full Stack Developer
8 29 (4.50%) Azure Engineer
9 26 (4.04%) Software Engineer
10 22 (3.42%) Project Manager
11 20 (3.11%) DevOps Engineer
11 20 (3.11%) Software Developer
12 19 (2.95%) Cloud Architect
12 19 (2.95%) Data Engineer
13 18 (2.80%) Technical Consultant
14 17 (2.64%) Designer
14 17 (2.64%) Solutions Architect
15 16 (2.48%) C# .NET Developer
15 16 (2.48%) Cloud Engineer
15 16 (2.48%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (15.53%) .NET
2 43 (6.68%) React
3 37 (5.75%) .NET Framework
4 36 (5.59%) .NET Core
5 33 (5.12%) AngularJS
6 29 (4.50%) Node.js
7 28 (4.35%) REST
8 27 (4.19%) Web Services
9 25 (3.88%) HTML
10 21 (3.26%) XML
11 20 (3.11%) CSS
12 17 (2.64%) ASP.NET
12 17 (2.64%) Vue.js
12 17 (2.64%) YAML
13 16 (2.48%) JSON
14 15 (2.33%) Lambda Expressions
15 12 (1.86%) jQuery
15 12 (1.86%) SOAP
16 11 (1.71%) Entity Framework
16 11 (1.71%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 26 (4.04%) Self-Motivation
2 23 (3.57%) Mobile App
3 20 (3.11%) Management Information System
4 14 (2.17%) Cyber Defence
4 14 (2.17%) Cyberattack
4 14 (2.17%) Cybercrime
5 12 (1.86%) Enterprise Software
5 12 (1.86%) Public Cloud
5 12 (1.86%) User Experience
6 9 (1.40%) Algorithms
6 9 (1.40%) Cloud Native
6 9 (1.40%) Legacy Systems
7 7 (1.09%) Data Centre
7 7 (1.09%) Data Structures
7 7 (1.09%) Hybrid Cloud
7 7 (1.09%) Linux Command Line
7 7 (1.09%) NHS
8 6 (0.93%) Virtual Team
9 5 (0.78%) Life Science
10 3 (0.47%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 38 (5.90%) Windows
2 27 (4.19%) Linux
3 15 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (1.71%) SUSE
4 11 (1.71%) Windows 10
5 5 (0.78%) Android
5 5 (0.78%) Apple iOS
5 5 (0.78%) Windows Server
6 3 (0.47%) Unix
6 3 (0.47%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (0.47%) Windows Server 2019
7 1 (0.16%) CatOS
7 1 (0.16%) Debian
7 1 (0.16%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.16%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 212 (32.92%) Agile Software Development
2 118 (18.32%) DevOps
3 71 (11.02%) Full Stack Development
4 69 (10.71%) Migration
5 64 (9.94%) Requirements Gathering
6 56 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
7 55 (8.54%) Microservices
8 54 (8.39%) CI/CD
9 52 (8.07%) Business Intelligence
10 46 (7.14%) Software Engineering
11 44 (6.83%) Decision-Making
11 44 (6.83%) Scrum
12 43 (6.68%) ERP
13 41 (6.37%) Project Management
14 40 (6.21%) Analytics
14 40 (6.21%) Data Migration
14 40 (6.21%) Information Security
14 40 (6.21%) User Acceptance Testing
15 36 (5.59%) GAP Analysis
15 36 (5.59%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 111 (17.24%) SQL
2 110 (17.08%) C#
3 82 (12.73%) JavaScript
4 55 (8.54%) Python
5 48 (7.45%) Java
6 33 (5.12%) PowerShell
7 18 (2.80%) X++
8 17 (2.64%) T-SQL
9 14 (2.17%) Go
10 13 (2.02%) PHP
10 13 (2.02%) R
10 13 (2.02%) TypeScript
11 8 (1.24%) Scala
12 7 (1.09%) ActionScript
12 7 (1.09%) ActionScript 2.0
12 7 (1.09%) C
13 6 (0.93%) C++
14 5 (0.78%) PL/SQL
15 4 (0.62%) Java 8
16 3 (0.47%) Bicep
Qualifications
1 48 (7.45%) Degree
2 30 (4.66%) Security Cleared
3 13 (2.02%) ISTQB
4 11 (1.71%) ITIL Certification
5 10 (1.55%) Computer Science Degree
5 10 (1.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 8 (1.24%) SC Cleared
7 7 (1.09%) CISSP
8 6 (0.93%) CIPD
8 6 (0.93%) DBS Check
8 6 (0.93%) Master's Degree
9 5 (0.78%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (0.62%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 4 (0.62%) CCSP
10 4 (0.62%) CISM
10 4 (0.62%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (0.47%) CEH
11 3 (0.47%) ISEB
11 3 (0.47%) PMI Certification
12 2 (0.31%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (6.68%) QA
2 24 (3.73%) SLA
3 18 (2.80%) GDPR
4 13 (2.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (1.40%) Data Quality
6 8 (1.24%) Cyber Essentials
7 6 (0.93%) PMO
8 5 (0.78%) NIST
8 5 (0.78%) PCI DSS
9 4 (0.62%) CDISC
9 4 (0.62%) GRC
10 3 (0.47%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 3 (0.47%) SEPA
11 2 (0.31%) Accessibility
11 2 (0.31%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 2 (0.31%) NCSC
12 1 (0.16%) WCAG
System Software
1 38 (5.90%) Docker
2 12 (1.86%) Active Directory
3 9 (1.40%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.78%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (0.47%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.31%) vSphere
6 2 (0.31%) XenApp
6 2 (0.31%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.16%) BitLocker
7 1 (0.16%) Firmware
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 40 (6.21%) Kubernetes
2 31 (4.81%) Terraform
3 14 (2.17%) Ansible
4 11 (1.71%) WebSphere Cast Iron
5 8 (1.24%) Prometheus
6 7 (1.09%) SCCM
7 5 (0.78%) Microsoft Intune
8 4 (0.62%) Single Sign-On
9 3 (0.47%) Grafana
9 3 (0.47%) Istio
10 2 (0.31%) Active Directory Federation Services
10 2 (0.31%) AirWatch
10 2 (0.31%) CSIRT
10 2 (0.31%) Puppet
10 2 (0.31%) vCenter Server
11 1 (0.16%) CASB
11 1 (0.16%) Kubeflow
11 1 (0.16%) Rancher
11 1 (0.16%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 174 (27.02%) Microsoft
2 24 (3.73%) SAP
2 24 (3.73%) ServiceNow
3 17 (2.64%) Google
4 14 (2.17%) Oracle
5 12 (1.86%) Citrix
6 11 (1.71%) VMware
7 10 (1.55%) HP
8 8 (1.24%) iManage
8 8 (1.24%) Intapp
8 8 (1.24%) Salesforce.com
9 6 (0.93%) Aderant
9 6 (0.93%) Databricks
10 5 (0.78%) Cisco
10 5 (0.78%) HubSpot
11 4 (0.62%) Adobe
11 4 (0.62%) Netlify
11 4 (0.62%) Perforce
12 3 (0.47%) Informatica
12 3 (0.47%) SolarWinds