Period
to 26 September 2021

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 26 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Law
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
26 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 142 144 204
Rank change year-on-year +2 +60 +19
Permanent jobs citing Law 613 87 97
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 2.35% 1.60% 1.23%
As % of the General category 4.42% 3.74% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 506 84 88
10th Percentile £36,250 £30,900 £40,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £51,875
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year - +4.35% +15.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,125 £90,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% -4.76% -

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 13,884 2,329 4,076
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 53.28% 42.82% 51.59%
Number of salaries quoted 9,829 2,041 3,406
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
25th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% -4.35% +4.55%
75th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £90,000
UK median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +9.52% +5.00%

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 26 September 2021.

Law salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 26 September 2021, 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.

1 235 (38.34%) Agile Software Development
2 190 (31.00%) Microsoft
3 159 (25.94%) Social Skills
4 149 (24.31%) Finance
5 108 (17.62%) AWS
6 103 (16.80%) SQL
7 101 (16.48%) SaaS
8 99 (16.15%) C#
9 96 (15.66%) .NET
10 92 (15.01%) Dynamics 365
11 91 (14.85%) JavaScript
12 89 (14.52%) Microservices
13 81 (13.21%) Azure
14 80 (13.05%) ERP
15 78 (12.72%) QA
16 75 (12.23%) Legal
17 73 (11.91%) Software Engineering
18 69 (11.26%) Dynamics AX
19 66 (10.77%) DevOps
20 63 (10.28%) Decision-Making
21 61 (9.95%) Full Stack Development
22 60 (9.79%) Requirements Gathering
23 59 (9.62%) AngularJS
24 58 (9.46%) Marketing
25 56 (9.14%) React
26 55 (8.97%) Stakeholder Management
27 51 (8.32%) Java
28 48 (7.83%) Analytical Skills
29 47 (7.67%) Migration
30 43 (7.01%) Problem-Solving

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 20 (3.26%) SharePoint
2 17 (2.77%) BizTalk Server
3 7 (1.14%) CMS
4 5 (0.82%) Confluence
5 4 (0.65%) Apache Spark
6 3 (0.49%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.33%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.33%) SAS
7 2 (0.33%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.16%) Apache
8 1 (0.16%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.16%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 42 (6.85%) Microsoft Excel
2 16 (2.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 8 (1.31%) Microsoft Office
4 7 (1.14%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.82%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.16%) Figma
6 1 (0.16%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 69 (11.26%) Dynamics AX
2 17 (2.77%) Dynamics CRM
3 14 (2.28%) SAP HR
4 11 (1.79%) Oracle ERP
5 6 (0.98%) Elite 3E
5 6 (0.98%) Oracle Assets
5 6 (0.98%) Oracle Cash Management
5 6 (0.98%) Oracle EBS
5 6 (0.98%) Oracle EBS R12
5 6 (0.98%) Oracle General Ledger
5 6 (0.98%) Oracle Payables
5 6 (0.98%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 6 (0.98%) Oracle Receivables
6 5 (0.82%) Visualfiles
7 1 (0.16%) BASE24
7 1 (0.16%) Carpe Diem
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle CRM
7 1 (0.16%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 108 (17.62%) AWS
2 101 (16.48%) SaaS
3 92 (15.01%) Dynamics 365
4 81 (13.21%) Azure
5 38 (6.20%) Power Platform
6 23 (3.75%) Microsoft 365
7 17 (2.77%) IaaS
7 17 (2.77%) PaaS
8 16 (2.61%) Amazon S3
9 15 (2.45%) Amazon SQS
10 14 (2.28%) Azure Active Directory
11 9 (1.47%) GCP
12 7 (1.14%) AWS CloudFormation
13 5 (0.82%) Serverless
14 4 (0.65%) Azure Logic Apps
14 4 (0.65%) GitHub
15 3 (0.49%) AWS Lambda
16 2 (0.33%) Google Data Studio
16 2 (0.33%) Mimecast
16 2 (0.33%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 19 (3.10%) Firewall
2 11 (1.79%) VPN
3 8 (1.31%) DAB
4 7 (1.14%) Internet
5 6 (0.98%) DNS
6 5 (0.82%) DHCP
7 3 (0.49%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (0.49%) SAN
7 3 (0.49%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.49%) WAN
8 2 (0.33%) LAN
8 2 (0.33%) Network Security
8 2 (0.33%) SD-WAN
8 2 (0.33%) Software-Defined Radio
8 2 (0.33%) Wireless
9 1 (0.16%) Cisco IPT
9 1 (0.16%) Remote Desktop
9 1 (0.16%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.16%) Wireshark
9 1 (0.16%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (5.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 27 (4.40%) SQL Server
3 25 (4.08%) PostgreSQL
4 17 (2.77%) Power BI
5 16 (2.61%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 14 (2.28%) Data Warehouse
6 14 (2.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 13 (2.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 11 (1.79%) MongoDB
9 10 (1.63%) NoSQL
10 9 (1.47%) MySQL
10 9 (1.47%) Relational Database
11 8 (1.31%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 8 (1.31%) SQL Server 2016
11 8 (1.31%) SQL Server 2019
12 7 (1.14%) Apache Cassandra
12 7 (1.14%) OLAP
13 6 (0.98%) PowerPivot
13 6 (0.98%) Tableau
14 5 (0.82%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 15 (2.45%) Git (software)
1 15 (2.45%) JIRA
2 10 (1.63%) Cypress.io
3 9 (1.47%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (1.31%) Visual Studio
5 7 (1.14%) MorphX
6 3 (0.49%) Selenium
7 2 (0.33%) Bitbucket
7 2 (0.33%) git-flow
7 2 (0.33%) HP UFT
7 2 (0.33%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.33%) Ranorex
7 2 (0.33%) Subversion
7 2 (0.33%) TestRail
8 1 (0.16%) MSTest
8 1 (0.16%) PhpStorm
8 1 (0.16%) Postman
8 1 (0.16%) Rational DOORS
8 1 (0.16%) Rational Rhapsody
8 1 (0.16%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 159 (25.94%) Social Skills
2 149 (24.31%) Finance
3 75 (12.23%) Legal
4 58 (9.46%) Marketing
5 48 (7.83%) Analytical Skills
6 35 (5.71%) Manufacturing
7 26 (4.24%) Retail
8 25 (4.08%) General Ledger
9 24 (3.92%) Games
10 16 (2.61%) Banking
11 15 (2.45%) Presentation Skills
12 13 (2.12%) Influencing Skills
13 11 (1.79%) Telecoms
14 8 (1.31%) Electronics
15 7 (1.14%) Back Office
15 7 (1.14%) Public Sector
16 6 (0.98%) Investment Banking
17 5 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
18 4 (0.65%) Aerospace
19 3 (0.49%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 143 (23.33%) Developer
2 111 (18.11%) Consultant
3 60 (9.79%) Analyst
4 52 (8.48%) Architect
5 42 (6.85%) C# Developer
6 38 (6.20%) .NET Developer
7 37 (6.04%) Software Engineer
8 32 (5.22%) C# .NET Developer
9 30 (4.89%) Software Developer
10 25 (4.08%) Senior Software Engineer
11 21 (3.43%) Solutions Architect
12 19 (3.10%) C# Software Developer
12 19 (3.10%) Full Stack Developer
12 19 (3.10%) Java Developer
13 16 (2.61%) Junior
13 16 (2.61%) Project Manager
14 15 (2.45%) Senior Developer
14 15 (2.45%) Technical Consultant
15 14 (2.28%) Azure Engineer
15 14 (2.28%) Dynamics AX Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (15.66%) .NET
2 59 (9.62%) AngularJS
3 56 (9.14%) React
4 36 (5.87%) Node.js
5 33 (5.38%) Spring
6 31 (5.06%) CSS
6 31 (5.06%) HTML
7 29 (4.73%) .NET Core
8 25 (4.08%) Web Services
9 20 (3.26%) Vue.js
10 17 (2.77%) .NET Framework
10 17 (2.77%) REST
10 17 (2.77%) RESTful
11 15 (2.45%) Lambda Expressions
11 15 (2.45%) XML
12 14 (2.28%) Apache Cordova
12 14 (2.28%) NancyFx
13 13 (2.12%) ASP.NET
13 13 (2.12%) JSON
14 12 (1.96%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 37 (6.04%) Management Information System
2 29 (4.73%) Mobile App
3 23 (3.75%) User Experience
4 22 (3.59%) Virtual Team
5 14 (2.28%) Data Structures
6 12 (1.96%) Algorithms
7 11 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (1.14%) Legacy Systems
8 7 (1.14%) Self-Motivation
9 6 (0.98%) Clustering
9 6 (0.98%) Hybrid Cloud
9 6 (0.98%) Replication
10 5 (0.82%) Equities
10 5 (0.82%) Public Cloud
11 4 (0.65%) Data Centre
11 4 (0.65%) Greenfield Project
11 4 (0.65%) Social Media
12 3 (0.49%) Cyberthreat
13 2 (0.33%) Device Driver
13 2 (0.33%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 42 (6.85%) Windows
2 27 (4.40%) Linux
3 17 (2.77%) Windows 10
4 10 (1.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (1.63%) Windows Server
5 7 (1.14%) Android
5 7 (1.14%) Apple iOS
5 7 (1.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (1.14%) Windows Server 2019
6 6 (0.98%) Windows Server 2016
7 5 (0.82%) Mac OS X
7 5 (0.82%) SUSE
8 4 (0.65%) Unix
9 3 (0.49%) Embedded Linux
9 3 (0.49%) VMS
10 1 (0.16%) CentOS
10 1 (0.16%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.16%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.16%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 235 (38.34%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (14.52%) Microservices
3 80 (13.05%) ERP
4 73 (11.91%) Software Engineering
5 66 (10.77%) DevOps
6 63 (10.28%) Decision-Making
7 61 (9.95%) Full Stack Development
8 60 (9.79%) Requirements Gathering
9 55 (8.97%) Stakeholder Management
10 47 (7.67%) Migration
11 43 (7.01%) Problem-Solving
12 40 (6.53%) Project Management
12 40 (6.53%) User Acceptance Testing
13 39 (6.36%) GAP Analysis
13 39 (6.36%) Information Security
14 36 (5.87%) Business Intelligence
15 34 (5.55%) Data Migration
16 32 (5.22%) Presales
16 32 (5.22%) SDLC
17 30 (4.89%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 103 (16.80%) SQL
2 99 (16.15%) C#
3 91 (14.85%) JavaScript
4 51 (8.32%) Java
5 40 (6.53%) Python
6 25 (4.08%) TypeScript
7 20 (3.26%) X++
8 17 (2.77%) PowerShell
9 16 (2.61%) Go
10 14 (2.28%) C++
10 14 (2.28%) T-SQL
11 13 (2.12%) Bash Shell
11 13 (2.12%) C
12 9 (1.47%) PHP
13 7 (1.14%) ActionScript
13 7 (1.14%) ActionScript 2.0
14 6 (0.98%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
15 4 (0.65%) Perl
16 3 (0.49%) PL/SQL
16 3 (0.49%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (2.77%) Degree
2 16 (2.61%) CIPD
3 14 (2.28%) Security Cleared
4 11 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (1.79%) SC Cleared
5 8 (1.31%) CISSP
6 7 (1.14%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (1.14%) PMP
7 6 (0.98%) CCNA
7 6 (0.98%) CEH
7 6 (0.98%) DBS Check
7 6 (0.98%) TOGAF Certification
8 5 (0.82%) CISA
8 5 (0.82%) CISMP
8 5 (0.82%) CompTIA Security+
8 5 (0.82%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (0.82%) PMI Certification
8 5 (0.82%) SSCP
9 4 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (0.49%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (12.72%) QA
2 21 (3.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (2.28%) GDPR
4 12 (1.96%) NIST
5 9 (1.47%) Data Quality
5 9 (1.47%) SLA
6 6 (0.98%) PMO
7 5 (0.82%) Cyber Essentials
8 4 (0.65%) PCI DSS
9 3 (0.49%) Accessibility
10 2 (0.33%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
11 1 (0.16%) GRC
11 1 (0.16%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 1 (0.16%) NCSC
11 1 (0.16%) NEBOSH
11 1 (0.16%) SEPA
System Software
1 28 (4.57%) Active Directory
2 18 (2.94%) Docker
3 4 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.16%) BitLocker
4 1 (0.16%) Firmware
4 1 (0.16%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.16%) XenApp
4 1 (0.16%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 30 (4.89%) Kubernetes
2 21 (3.43%) Terraform
3 8 (1.31%) Ansible
4 5 (0.82%) CASB
4 5 (0.82%) Single Sign-On
4 5 (0.82%) WebSphere Cast Iron
5 4 (0.65%) SCCM
6 3 (0.49%) Istio
6 3 (0.49%) Puppet
7 2 (0.33%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (0.16%) EnCase
8 1 (0.16%) FTK
8 1 (0.16%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.16%) SCOM
Vendors
1 190 (31.00%) Microsoft
2 32 (5.22%) SAP
3 23 (3.75%) Oracle
4 15 (2.45%) ServiceNow
5 11 (1.79%) Google
5 11 (1.79%) VMware
6 10 (1.63%) Cisco
6 10 (1.63%) Citrix
7 7 (1.14%) SolarWinds
8 6 (0.98%) iManage
8 6 (0.98%) Red Hat
8 6 (0.98%) Reuters
9 5 (0.82%) Facebook
9 5 (0.82%) Instagram
9 5 (0.82%) Intapp
9 5 (0.82%) LexisNexis
9 5 (0.82%) Sun
9 5 (0.82%) Zscaler
10 4 (0.65%) SonicWALL
11 3 (0.49%) CheckPoint