The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 89 67 87
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +20
Permanent jobs citing Perl 29 41 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.65% 2.51% 1.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.71% 5.77% 3.81%
Number of salaries quoted 22 40 25
Average salary £33,250 £50,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.50% +66.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Perl
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Programming Languages Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
782 711 683
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 44.58% 43.46% 40.87%
Number of salaries quoted 701 638 573
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Perl across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Perl
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Perl across the Birmingham region.

Perl Salary Trend in Birmingham

Perl
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Perl across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

Perl Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Perl also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Perl.

1 39 (82.98%) Linux
2 25 (53.19%) UNIX
3 22 (46.81%) Java
4 21 (44.68%) SQL
5 20 (42.55%) PHP
6 18 (38.30%) Apache
6 18 (38.30%) Firewall
7 17 (36.17%) Tomcat
8 15 (31.91%) Oracle
8 15 (31.91%) Solaris
9 12 (25.53%) Web Services
9 12 (25.53%) JavaScript
9 12 (25.53%) Python
9 12 (25.53%) SOA
10 10 (21.28%) MySQL
10 10 (21.28%) VMware
10 10 (21.28%) Shell Script
10 10 (21.28%) RabbitMQ
11 9 (19.15%) AngularJS
11 9 (19.15%) Security Cleared
11 9 (19.15%) CentOS
11 9 (19.15%) Puppet
11 9 (19.15%) Subversion
11 9 (19.15%) .NET
12 8 (17.02%) J2EE
12 8 (17.02%) Cisco
12 8 (17.02%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (17.02%) Tivoli
13 7 (14.89%) Configuration Management
13 7 (14.89%) C#

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Perl also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Perl. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (38.30%) Apache
2 17 (36.17%) Tomcat
3 6 (12.77%) MQSeries
3 6 (12.77%) CICS
3 6 (12.77%) WebSphere
3 6 (12.77%) WebSphere Application Server
3 6 (12.77%) WebLogic
4 5 (10.64%) Apache Solr
4 5 (10.64%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (8.51%) GlassFish
6 2 (4.26%) nginx
6 2 (4.26%) IIS
7 1 (2.13%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 4 (8.51%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (38.30%) Firewall
2 6 (12.77%) OSPF
2 6 (12.77%) BGP
3 3 (6.38%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (4.26%) LDAP
5 1 (2.13%) WAN
5 1 (2.13%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.13%) VPN
5 1 (2.13%) DNS
5 1 (2.13%) SSL
5 1 (2.13%) SAN
5 1 (2.13%) MPLS
5 1 (2.13%) VLAN
5 1 (2.13%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (2.13%) Wireless Security
5 1 (2.13%) iSCSI
5 1 (2.13%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (2.13%) NAS
5 1 (2.13%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (2.13%) DMVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (21.28%) MySQL
2 7 (14.89%) Relational Database
3 6 (12.77%) Redis
3 6 (12.77%) DB2
3 6 (12.77%) RDBMS
4 4 (8.51%) Hadoop
4 4 (8.51%) Apache Hive
4 4 (8.51%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (8.51%) NoSQL
4 4 (8.51%) HBase
4 4 (8.51%) Big Data
4 4 (8.51%) Couchbase
4 4 (8.51%) Impala
4 4 (8.51%) SQL Server
5 2 (4.26%) CouchDB
6 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (19.15%) Subversion
2 6 (12.77%) Maven
2 6 (12.77%) Ant
2 6 (12.77%) Eclipse
2 6 (12.77%) NetBeans
3 4 (8.51%) Jenkins
4 2 (4.26%) JUnit
4 2 (4.26%) Git (software)
4 2 (4.26%) Mercurial
4 2 (4.26%) PHPUnit
General
1 6 (12.77%) Retail
2 1 (2.13%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (21.28%) Developer
2 6 (12.77%) Architect
2 6 (12.77%) Consultant
2 6 (12.77%) Technical Consultant
2 6 (12.77%) Java Architect
3 5 (10.64%) Linux Administrator
3 5 (10.64%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 5 (10.64%) Firewall Engineer
3 5 (10.64%) Administrator
3 5 (10.64%) Perl Developer
3 5 (10.64%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (8.51%) PHP Developer
4 4 (8.51%) Java Developer
5 3 (6.38%) Support Technician
5 3 (6.38%) Security Specialist
5 3 (6.38%) Linux Support
5 3 (6.38%) Linux Technician
6 2 (4.26%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Java/J2EE Architect
6 2 (4.26%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (25.53%) Web Services
2 10 (21.28%) RabbitMQ
3 9 (19.15%) AngularJS
3 9 (19.15%) .NET
4 8 (17.02%) J2EE
5 6 (12.77%) XML
5 6 (12.77%) DOM
5 6 (12.77%) XSLT
5 6 (12.77%) JMS
5 6 (12.77%) JavaBeans
5 6 (12.77%) JAXB
5 6 (12.77%) SAX
5 6 (12.77%) WebSphere MQ
5 6 (12.77%) JMX
5 6 (12.77%) Spring
5 6 (12.77%) ISPF
5 6 (12.77%) Backbone.js
5 6 (12.77%) KnockoutJS
5 6 (12.77%) Mustache
5 6 (12.77%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) Client/Server
1 6 (12.77%) Mainframe
2 5 (10.64%) Computer Science
3 4 (8.51%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.13%) Public Cloud
5 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.13%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 39 (82.98%) Linux
2 25 (53.19%) UNIX
3 15 (31.91%) Solaris
4 9 (19.15%) CentOS
5 7 (14.89%) AIX
6 6 (12.77%) Windows
6 6 (12.77%) MVS
7 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.13%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (25.53%) SOA
2 8 (17.02%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (14.89%) Configuration Management
3 7 (14.89%) SIEM
4 6 (12.77%) Responsive Web Design
4 6 (12.77%) Build Automation
4 6 (12.77%) Unit Testing
4 6 (12.77%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (12.77%) Multithreading
4 6 (12.77%) UML
4 6 (12.77%) Web Design
4 6 (12.77%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (12.77%) DevOps
5 5 (10.64%) Information Security
6 4 (8.51%) Logistics
6 4 (8.51%) ITIL
7 3 (6.38%) Reverse Engineering
7 3 (6.38%) Incident Management
7 3 (6.38%) E-Commerce
7 3 (6.38%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 22 (46.81%) Java
2 21 (44.68%) SQL
3 20 (42.55%) PHP
4 12 (25.53%) Python
4 12 (25.53%) JavaScript
5 10 (21.28%) Shell Script
6 7 (14.89%) C#
7 6 (12.77%) JCL
7 6 (12.77%) Ruby
7 6 (12.77%) XPath
8 5 (10.64%) Bash Shell
8 5 (10.64%) Tcl
9 3 (6.38%) PowerShell
10 2 (4.26%) C
11 1 (2.13%) VB.NET
11 1 (2.13%) Korn
Qualifications
1 9 (19.15%) Security Cleared
2 7 (14.89%) SC Cleared
3 6 (12.77%) CCNP
3 6 (12.77%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (10.64%) Degree
5 3 (6.38%) OSCP
5 3 (6.38%) CISSP
5 3 (6.38%) SSCP
5 3 (6.38%) GIAC
5 3 (6.38%) GCFA
5 3 (6.38%) CEH
6 1 (2.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (2.13%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) SLA
2 1 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.13%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (8.51%) VMware ESX
1 4 (8.51%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (8.51%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 4 (8.51%) Docker
2 2 (4.26%) vSphere
3 1 (2.13%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.13%) Xen
3 1 (2.13%) NFS
Systems Management
1 9 (19.15%) Puppet
2 8 (17.02%) Tivoli
3 5 (10.64%) Nagios
4 4 (8.51%) Vagrant
4 4 (8.51%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (4.26%) Ansible
5 2 (4.26%) Opsview
5 2 (4.26%) Control-M
5 2 (4.26%) BladeLogic
5 2 (4.26%) Unicenter
6 1 (2.13%) Cacti
6 1 (2.13%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 15 (31.91%) Oracle
2 10 (21.28%) VMware
3 8 (17.02%) Cisco
4 6 (12.77%) IBM
4 6 (12.77%) Business Objects
4 6 (12.77%) Red Hat
5 5 (10.64%) CheckPoint
5 5 (10.64%) HP
6 4 (8.51%) Microsoft
6 4 (8.51%) Cloudera
7 2 (4.26%) Sun
7 2 (4.26%) Citrix
8 1 (2.13%) CommVault
8 1 (2.13%) NetApp
8 1 (2.13%) Riverbed
8 1 (2.13%) F5
8 1 (2.13%) Percona
8 1 (2.13%) EMC
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Barclay Anderson
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 26 days ago