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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 18 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Law
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
18 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 158 165 122
Rank change year-on-year +7 -43 +126
Permanent jobs citing Law 1,871 884 217
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 2.51% 2.14% 2.46%
As % of the General category 3.81% 4.03% 5.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1,021 666 205
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £29,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £56,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +2.73% - -15.38%
75th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
90th Percentile £93,750 £87,500 £85,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -9.09%

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 49,047 21,943 4,059
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 65.89% 53.10% 46.00%
Number of salaries quoted 26,592 15,397 3,391
10th Percentile £35,896 £33,750 £32,500
25th Percentile £46,000 £42,500 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -3.72%
75th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
90th Percentile £97,290 £92,500 £87,500
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

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 18 August 2022.

Law salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 18 August 2022, Law job roles required the following 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.

1 577 (30.84%) Finance
2 546 (29.18%) Agile
3 462 (24.69%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 430 (22.98%) Social Skills
5 356 (19.03%) Java
6 355 (18.97%) Azure
7 339 (18.12%) AWS
8 327 (17.48%) Software Engineering
9 326 (17.42%) Python
9 326 (17.42%) DevOps
10 325 (17.37%) Microsoft
11 316 (16.89%) SQL
12 301 (16.09%) Problem-Solving
13 295 (15.77%) JavaScript
13 295 (15.77%) Legal
14 271 (14.48%) Security Cleared
15 264 (14.11%) Docker
16 259 (13.84%) Windows
17 225 (12.03%) Analytical Skills
18 208 (11.12%) Project Management
18 208 (11.12%) Linux
19 196 (10.48%) Degree
20 191 (10.21%) Banking
21 181 (9.67%) Active Directory
22 180 (9.62%) CI/CD
23 178 (9.51%) QA
23 178 (9.51%) Git (software)
24 170 (9.09%) Threat Intelligence
24 170 (9.09%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
25 166 (8.87%) Cyberattack

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 62 (3.31%) SharePoint
2 61 (3.26%) Confluence
3 47 (2.51%) Apache
4 29 (1.55%) MS Exchange
5 24 (1.28%) OpenStack
6 22 (1.18%) WebLogic
7 20 (1.07%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 19 (1.02%) Oracle Service Bus
9 11 (0.59%) Apache Airflow
9 11 (0.59%) JBoss
9 11 (0.59%) Red Hat Fuse
10 10 (0.53%) SAS
11 7 (0.37%) CMS
12 5 (0.27%) Cloud Foundry
12 5 (0.27%) IIS
12 5 (0.27%) Skype for Business
13 4 (0.21%) Apache Solr
13 4 (0.21%) Apache Spark
13 4 (0.21%) BizTalk Server
14 3 (0.16%) Tomcat
Applications
1 100 (5.34%) Microsoft Office
2 63 (3.37%) Microsoft Excel
3 50 (2.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 41 (2.19%) Microsoft Project
5 15 (0.80%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.27%) InVision
6 5 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.21%) Camtasia
8 3 (0.16%) Adobe After Effects
8 3 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 3 (0.16%) CINEMA 4D
8 3 (0.16%) Zeplin
9 1 (0.053%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.053%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 6 (0.32%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.27%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 3 (0.16%) Dynamics GP
3 3 (0.16%) Loan IQ
3 3 (0.16%) Oracle General Ledger
3 3 (0.16%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (0.16%) SAP CRM
3 3 (0.16%) SAP ERP
3 3 (0.16%) SAP S/4HANA
4 2 (0.11%) Carpe Diem
4 2 (0.11%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (0.11%) Temenos T24
4 2 (0.11%) Workday HCM
5 1 (0.053%) CaseMap
5 1 (0.053%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.053%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.053%) Relativity
5 1 (0.053%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.053%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 355 (18.97%) Azure
2 339 (18.12%) AWS
3 138 (7.38%) SaaS
4 114 (6.09%) Microsoft 365
5 63 (3.37%) GCP
5 63 (3.37%) Slack
6 60 (3.21%) Power Platform
7 54 (2.89%) Azure Active Directory
8 52 (2.78%) GitHub
9 41 (2.19%) Azure DevOps
10 33 (1.76%) AWS CloudFormation
11 32 (1.71%) Serverless
12 31 (1.66%) OpenShift
13 30 (1.60%) Amazon S3
14 29 (1.55%) AWS Lambda
14 29 (1.55%) IaaS
14 29 (1.55%) PaaS
15 24 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
16 21 (1.12%) Amazon EC2
17 19 (1.02%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 57 (3.05%) WAN
2 52 (2.78%) Firewall
2 52 (2.78%) LAN
3 43 (2.30%) DNS
4 30 (1.60%) Internet
5 29 (1.55%) VPN
6 28 (1.50%) Reverse Proxy
7 26 (1.39%) Wi-Fi
8 25 (1.34%) DHCP
9 22 (1.18%) TCP/IP
10 16 (0.86%) DSL
11 14 (0.75%) VLAN
12 12 (0.64%) X.25
13 11 (0.59%) Network Security
13 11 (0.59%) WLAN
14 10 (0.53%) MPLS
14 10 (0.53%) VoIP
15 9 (0.48%) ADSL
15 9 (0.48%) Intranet
15 9 (0.48%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (5.93%) Elasticsearch
2 108 (5.77%) PostgreSQL
3 101 (5.40%) SQL Server
4 77 (4.12%) Big Data
5 53 (2.83%) Relational Database
6 52 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
7 49 (2.62%) MySQL
8 47 (2.51%) MongoDB
9 46 (2.46%) Data Lake
9 46 (2.46%) Power BI
10 43 (2.30%) Neo4j
11 37 (1.98%) NoSQL
12 28 (1.50%) Hadoop
12 28 (1.50%) Oracle Database
13 26 (1.39%) RDBMS
13 26 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 24 (1.28%) Amazon RDS
14 24 (1.28%) InfluxDB
14 24 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 23 (1.23%) Redis
Development Applications
1 178 (9.51%) Git (software)
2 126 (6.73%) JIRA
3 94 (5.02%) Jenkins
4 36 (1.92%) GitLab
5 29 (1.55%) Maven
6 28 (1.50%) Bitbucket
7 25 (1.34%) Ant
8 24 (1.28%) TeamCity
9 23 (1.23%) Mercurial
10 22 (1.18%) JUnit
11 21 (1.12%) CircleCI
11 21 (1.12%) Cypress.io
11 21 (1.12%) Subversion
12 19 (1.02%) Hudson
12 19 (1.02%) RSpec
13 18 (0.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 18 (0.96%) SonarQube
14 13 (0.69%) Selenium
15 11 (0.59%) Cucumber
15 11 (0.59%) webpack
General
1 577 (30.84%) Finance
2 462 (24.69%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 430 (22.98%) Social Skills
4 295 (15.77%) Legal
5 225 (12.03%) Analytical Skills
6 191 (10.21%) Banking
7 144 (7.70%) Retail
8 91 (4.86%) Marketing
9 75 (4.01%) Public Sector
10 73 (3.90%) Telecoms
11 64 (3.42%) Organisational Skills
12 51 (2.73%) Games
13 50 (2.67%) Manufacturing
14 45 (2.41%) Police
15 43 (2.30%) Presentation Skills
16 32 (1.71%) Fire and Rescue
16 32 (1.71%) Publishing
17 31 (1.66%) Influencing Skills
18 22 (1.18%) Documentation Skills
19 19 (1.02%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 213 (11.38%) Software Engineer
2 177 (9.46%) Developer
3 162 (8.66%) Analyst
4 96 (5.13%) Architect
5 72 (3.85%) Graduate
5 72 (3.85%) Java Engineer
6 67 (3.58%) Java Software Engineer
7 64 (3.42%) Project Manager
8 60 (3.21%) Consultant
9 58 (3.10%) DevOps Engineer
9 58 (3.10%) Head of Operations
9 58 (3.10%) Solutions Architect
10 53 (2.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 48 (2.57%) Designer
12 43 (2.30%) Graduate Software Engineer
13 42 (2.24%) Data Engineer
13 42 (2.24%) IT Manager
14 40 (2.14%) Business Analyst
14 40 (2.14%) Senior Software Engineer
15 39 (2.08%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 149 (7.96%) React
2 132 (7.06%) .NET
2 132 (7.06%) HTML
3 121 (6.47%) REST
4 103 (5.51%) Spring
5 82 (4.38%) CSS
6 76 (4.06%) Node.js
7 70 (3.74%) SOAP
8 62 (3.31%) XML
9 57 (3.05%) Kafka
10 51 (2.73%) HTML5
11 49 (2.62%) jQuery
12 43 (2.30%) AngularJS
13 37 (1.98%) Middleware
13 37 (1.98%) Ruby on Rails
13 37 (1.98%) Vue.js
14 33 (1.76%) JDBC
14 33 (1.76%) JSP
15 32 (1.71%) EJB
15 32 (1.71%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 166 (8.87%) Cyberattack
2 154 (8.23%) Management Information System
3 120 (6.41%) Self-Motivation
4 111 (5.93%) Cyber Defence
5 94 (5.02%) User Experience
6 78 (4.17%) Cybercrime
7 76 (4.06%) Mobile App
8 47 (2.51%) Data Centre
8 47 (2.51%) Social Media
9 46 (2.46%) Virtual Team
10 44 (2.35%) Enterprise Software
11 37 (1.98%) Blog
12 36 (1.92%) Algorithms
12 36 (1.92%) Smartphone
13 35 (1.87%) Cyberthreat
14 34 (1.82%) Replication
15 33 (1.76%) Life Science
15 33 (1.76%) Linux Command Line
16 27 (1.44%) Video Conferencing
17 23 (1.23%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 259 (13.84%) Windows
2 208 (11.12%) Linux
3 99 (5.29%) Android
4 94 (5.02%) Windows Server
5 91 (4.86%) Apple iOS
6 59 (3.15%) Unix
7 25 (1.34%) CentOS
8 24 (1.28%) Mac OS
9 22 (1.18%) Windows 10
10 16 (0.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 15 (0.80%) Windows Server 2012
12 11 (0.59%) Windows Server 2016
13 9 (0.48%) Windows Server 2008
14 7 (0.37%) Windows Vista
15 6 (0.32%) Windows Server 2019
16 4 (0.21%) Windows 8
17 3 (0.16%) Ubuntu
18 2 (0.11%) zOS
19 1 (0.053%) Debian
19 1 (0.053%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 546 (29.18%) Agile
2 327 (17.48%) Software Engineering
3 326 (17.42%) DevOps
4 301 (16.09%) Problem-Solving
5 208 (11.12%) Project Management
6 180 (9.62%) CI/CD
7 170 (9.09%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
7 170 (9.09%) Threat Intelligence
8 164 (8.77%) Scrum
9 146 (7.80%) Test Automation
10 139 (7.43%) Analytics
11 137 (7.32%) Mentoring
12 129 (6.89%) Project Delivery
13 126 (6.73%) Coaching
14 124 (6.63%) Continuous Improvement
14 124 (6.63%) Service Delivery
15 118 (6.31%) Decision-Making
16 117 (6.25%) Disruptive Innovation
17 115 (6.15%) ITIL
18 114 (6.09%) Full Stack Development
Programming Languages
1 356 (19.03%) Java
2 326 (17.42%) Python
3 316 (16.89%) SQL
4 295 (15.77%) JavaScript
5 156 (8.34%) C#
6 93 (4.97%) PowerShell
7 88 (4.70%) Bash
7 88 (4.70%) TypeScript
8 55 (2.94%) PL/SQL
9 50 (2.67%) Ruby
10 49 (2.62%) Go
10 49 (2.62%) Kotlin
11 46 (2.46%) C++
12 45 (2.41%) C
13 40 (2.14%) T-SQL
14 33 (1.76%) Apple Swift
15 29 (1.55%) Perl
16 22 (1.18%) Shell Script
17 19 (1.02%) VBScript
18 12 (0.64%) Scala
Qualifications
1 271 (14.48%) Security Cleared
2 196 (10.48%) Degree
3 127 (6.79%) SC Cleared
4 52 (2.78%) DV Cleared
5 29 (1.55%) Computer Science Degree
6 28 (1.50%) AWS Certification
7 20 (1.07%) ITIL Certification
8 19 (1.02%) CISSP
9 18 (0.96%) Cisco Certification
9 18 (0.96%) PhD
10 17 (0.91%) CISM
10 17 (0.91%) CTC Cleared
11 16 (0.86%) Azure Certification
11 16 (0.86%) CCA
12 13 (0.69%) DBS Check
13 12 (0.64%) Microsoft Certification
13 12 (0.64%) RHCE
13 12 (0.64%) TOGAF Certification
14 11 (0.59%) PMI Certification
14 11 (0.59%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 178 (9.51%) QA
2 86 (4.60%) Accessibility
3 65 (3.47%) SLA
4 46 (2.46%) PMO
5 44 (2.35%) GDPR
5 44 (2.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 23 (1.23%) PCI DSS
7 17 (0.91%) Data Quality
8 13 (0.69%) NIST
9 12 (0.64%) GRC
10 10 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 6 (0.32%) CDISC
12 4 (0.21%) Good Clinical Practice
12 4 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
13 3 (0.16%) Cyber Essentials
14 2 (0.11%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
14 2 (0.11%) HIPAA
14 2 (0.11%) ISO 22301
14 2 (0.11%) ISO 31000
14 2 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27005
System Software
1 264 (14.11%) Docker
2 181 (9.67%) Active Directory
3 79 (4.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (1.02%) VMware ESXi
5 13 (0.69%) Hyper-V
6 10 (0.53%) Virtual Machines
7 9 (0.48%) Virtual Desktop
8 8 (0.43%) KVM
8 8 (0.43%) Terminal Services
8 8 (0.43%) Xen
9 7 (0.37%) vSphere
10 6 (0.32%) Firmware
10 6 (0.32%) VMware Server
11 4 (0.21%) zsh
12 2 (0.11%) VMware Workstation
12 2 (0.11%) XenApp
13 1 (0.053%) Oracle RAC
13 1 (0.053%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 149 (7.96%) Kubernetes
2 148 (7.91%) Ansible
3 63 (3.37%) Terraform
4 30 (1.60%) Grafana
5 28 (1.50%) Docker Swarm
6 27 (1.44%) SCCM
7 24 (1.28%) Single Sign-On
8 21 (1.12%) Puppet
9 16 (0.86%) Jamf Pro
10 15 (0.80%) Microsoft Intune
11 13 (0.69%) Opscode Chef
12 11 (0.59%) Prometheus
13 10 (0.53%) Forefront Identity Manager
14 9 (0.48%) Bugsnag
14 9 (0.48%) vCenter Server
15 8 (0.43%) BMC PATROL
15 8 (0.43%) Kibana
15 8 (0.43%) logstash
16 5 (0.27%) Nagios
16 5 (0.27%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 325 (17.37%) Microsoft
2 126 (6.73%) Google
3 96 (5.13%) Oracle
4 89 (4.76%) VMware
5 49 (2.62%) Perforce
5 49 (2.62%) ServiceNow
6 36 (1.92%) Citrix
7 31 (1.66%) Cisco
7 31 (1.66%) Salesforce.com
7 31 (1.66%) SAP
8 23 (1.23%) Atlassian
9 22 (1.18%) Red Hat
10 20 (1.07%) iManage
11 19 (1.02%) QinetiQ
12 16 (0.86%) Okta
12 16 (0.86%) Palo Alto
13 14 (0.75%) HP
14 13 (0.69%) Facebook
14 13 (0.69%) Meraki
14 13 (0.69%) SolarWinds