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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 90 48 88
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +40
Permanent jobs citing Perl 27 60 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.59% 4.13% 1.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.58% 9.12% 3.72%
Number of salaries quoted 23 59 24
Average salary £32,500 £50,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% +6.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,300 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,250 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +4.43%
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
755 658 672
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 44.46% 45.29% 41.71%
Number of salaries quoted 688 596 560
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 6 March 2015.

Perl Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 6 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 41 (74.55%) Linux
2 35 (63.64%) UNIX
3 25 (45.45%) SQL
4 22 (40.00%) Firewall
5 19 (34.55%) Solaris
6 18 (32.73%) PHP
6 18 (32.73%) Java
7 17 (30.91%) Cisco
8 14 (25.45%) Python
9 13 (23.64%) Apache
9 13 (23.64%) Oracle
9 13 (23.64%) Security Cleared
10 12 (21.82%) Tomcat
10 12 (21.82%) CCNP
10 12 (21.82%) Cisco Certification
10 12 (21.82%) OSPF
10 12 (21.82%) BGP
11 11 (20.00%) Tcl
11 11 (20.00%) CheckPoint
11 11 (20.00%) SC Cleared
12 10 (18.18%) RabbitMQ
12 10 (18.18%) Shell Script
12 10 (18.18%) MySQL
13 9 (16.36%) Windows
13 9 (16.36%) .NET
13 9 (16.36%) ITIL
13 9 (16.36%) JavaScript
13 9 (16.36%) Finance
13 9 (16.36%) Puppet
13 9 (16.36%) CentOS

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 13 (23.64%) Apache
2 12 (21.82%) Tomcat
3 5 (9.09%) Apache Solr
3 5 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (7.27%) GlassFish
5 3 (5.45%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (5.45%) WebLogic
5 3 (5.45%) MQSeries
5 3 (5.45%) CICS
5 3 (5.45%) WebSphere
6 2 (3.64%) IIS
6 2 (3.64%) nginx
7 1 (1.82%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 4 (7.27%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.64%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (40.00%) Firewall
2 12 (21.82%) OSPF
2 12 (21.82%) BGP
3 3 (5.45%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (5.45%) VPN
3 3 (5.45%) LDAP
4 2 (3.64%) Internet
4 2 (3.64%) Extranet
4 2 (3.64%) Network Security
5 1 (1.82%) Wireless Security
5 1 (1.82%) iSCSI
5 1 (1.82%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.82%) NAS
5 1 (1.82%) Junos
5 1 (1.82%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (1.82%) DMVPN
5 1 (1.82%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (1.82%) MPLS
5 1 (1.82%) WAN
5 1 (1.82%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.18%) MySQL
2 6 (10.91%) Redis
3 4 (7.27%) Big Data
3 4 (7.27%) MarkLogic
3 4 (7.27%) Couchbase
3 4 (7.27%) Hadoop
3 4 (7.27%) Relational Database
3 4 (7.27%) Impala
3 4 (7.27%) SQL Server
3 4 (7.27%) Apache Hive
3 4 (7.27%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (7.27%) NoSQL
3 4 (7.27%) HBase
4 3 (5.45%) DB2
4 3 (5.45%) RDBMS
5 2 (3.64%) CouchDB
6 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (10.91%) Subversion
2 4 (7.27%) Jenkins
3 3 (5.45%) Maven
3 3 (5.45%) Ant
3 3 (5.45%) Eclipse
3 3 (5.45%) NetBeans
4 2 (3.64%) JUnit
4 2 (3.64%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.64%) Mercurial
4 2 (3.64%) PHPUnit
General
1 9 (16.36%) Finance
2 3 (5.45%) Front Office
2 3 (5.45%) Retail
3 2 (3.64%) Financial Institution
3 2 (3.64%) Back Office
4 1 (1.82%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (20.00%) Firewall Engineer
2 10 (18.18%) Developer
3 5 (9.09%) Perl Developer
4 4 (7.27%) PHP Developer
4 4 (7.27%) Java Developer
5 3 (5.45%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 3 (5.45%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (5.45%) Linux Support
5 3 (5.45%) Java Architect
5 3 (5.45%) Security Specialist
5 3 (5.45%) Architect
5 3 (5.45%) Technical Consultant
5 3 (5.45%) Administrator
5 3 (5.45%) Analyst
5 3 (5.45%) Consultant
5 3 (5.45%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (5.45%) Support Technician
6 2 (3.64%) Programmer
6 2 (3.64%) Support Analyst
6 2 (3.64%) Java/J2EE Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (18.18%) RabbitMQ
2 9 (16.36%) .NET
2 9 (16.36%) AngularJS
3 7 (12.73%) JMS
4 6 (10.91%) Web Services
5 5 (9.09%) CSS
5 5 (9.09%) HTML
5 5 (9.09%) J2EE
6 4 (7.27%) HTML5
6 4 (7.27%) REST
6 4 (7.27%) CSS3
6 4 (7.27%) D-Bus
7 3 (5.45%) Backbone.js
7 3 (5.45%) KnockoutJS
7 3 (5.45%) Mustache
7 3 (5.45%) JSP
7 3 (5.45%) SOAP
7 3 (5.45%) Struts
7 3 (5.45%) XML
7 3 (5.45%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.09%) Computer Science
1 5 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.27%) Mainframe
2 4 (7.27%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.45%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.64%) Wiki
4 2 (3.64%) Clustering
4 2 (3.64%) Equities
5 1 (1.82%) Replication
5 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 41 (74.55%) Linux
2 35 (63.64%) UNIX
3 19 (34.55%) Solaris
4 9 (16.36%) Windows
4 9 (16.36%) CentOS
5 5 (9.09%) AIX
6 3 (5.45%) MVS
7 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.82%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (16.36%) ITIL
2 8 (14.55%) Incident Management
3 7 (12.73%) SIEM
4 6 (10.91%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (10.91%) SOA
4 6 (10.91%) Service Management
4 6 (10.91%) DevOps
5 5 (9.09%) Information Security
5 5 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (9.09%) Configuration Management
5 5 (9.09%) E-Commerce
6 4 (7.27%) Problem Management
7 3 (5.45%) Unit Testing
7 3 (5.45%) Multithreading
7 3 (5.45%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (5.45%) UML
7 3 (5.45%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (5.45%) Web Design
7 3 (5.45%) Reverse Engineering
7 3 (5.45%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 25 (45.45%) SQL
2 18 (32.73%) PHP
2 18 (32.73%) Java
3 14 (25.45%) Python
4 11 (20.00%) Tcl
5 10 (18.18%) Shell Script
6 9 (16.36%) JavaScript
7 7 (12.73%) C#
7 7 (12.73%) Bash Shell
8 6 (10.91%) Ruby
9 3 (5.45%) XPath
9 3 (5.45%) PowerShell
9 3 (5.45%) JCL
10 2 (3.64%) C
10 2 (3.64%) Korn
11 1 (1.82%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (23.64%) Security Cleared
2 12 (21.82%) CCNP
2 12 (21.82%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (5.45%) OSCP
4 3 (5.45%) CISSP
4 3 (5.45%) SSCP
4 3 (5.45%) GIAC
4 3 (5.45%) GCFA
4 3 (5.45%) CEH
5 2 (3.64%) Degree
6 1 (1.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.82%) CCSA
6 1 (1.82%) RHCE
6 1 (1.82%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.45%) SLA
2 1 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.82%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (7.27%) VMware ESX
1 4 (7.27%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (7.27%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 4 (7.27%) Docker
2 2 (3.64%) vSphere
3 1 (1.82%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.82%) Xen
3 1 (1.82%) NFS
Systems Management
1 9 (16.36%) Puppet
2 5 (9.09%) Tivoli
2 5 (9.09%) Nagios
3 4 (7.27%) Vagrant
3 4 (7.27%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (3.64%) Ansible
4 2 (3.64%) Opsview
4 2 (3.64%) BladeLogic
4 2 (3.64%) Control-M
4 2 (3.64%) Unicenter
5 1 (1.82%) Cacti
Vendors
1 17 (30.91%) Cisco
2 13 (23.64%) Oracle
3 11 (20.00%) CheckPoint
4 8 (14.55%) VMware
5 6 (10.91%) Red Hat
6 5 (9.09%) Juniper
7 4 (7.27%) Microsoft
7 4 (7.27%) Cloudera
8 3 (5.45%) Sun
8 3 (5.45%) HP
8 3 (5.45%) Business Objects
8 3 (5.45%) IBM
9 2 (3.64%) Citrix
9 2 (3.64%) Blue Coat
10 1 (1.82%) Riverbed
10 1 (1.82%) F5
10 1 (1.82%) Percona
10 1 (1.82%) CommVault
10 1 (1.82%) NetApp
10 1 (1.82%) EMC
Birmingham
Barclay Anderson
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
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