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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 91 96 86
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -10
Permanent jobs citing Perl 33 19 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.81% 1.05% 1.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.05% 2.60% 3.97%
Number of salaries quoted 28 19 24
Average salary £48,750 £47,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.63% +46.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £25,900 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,950 £53,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -
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
814 732 730
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 44.53% 40.46% 42.22%
Number of salaries quoted 718 648 627
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 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 28 April 2015.

Perl Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 43 (84.31%) Linux
2 30 (58.82%) UNIX
3 26 (50.98%) Java
3 26 (50.98%) SQL
4 20 (39.22%) PHP
4 20 (39.22%) Oracle
5 18 (35.29%) Apache
5 18 (35.29%) Solaris
5 18 (35.29%) Firewall
6 17 (33.33%) Tomcat
6 17 (33.33%) SOA
6 17 (33.33%) Web Services
7 13 (25.49%) Tivoli
8 12 (23.53%) JavaScript
8 12 (23.53%) Python
9 11 (21.57%) MQSeries
9 11 (21.57%) IBM
9 11 (21.57%) DB2
9 11 (21.57%) WebSphere Application Server
9 11 (21.57%) Business Objects
9 11 (21.57%) AIX
9 11 (21.57%) MVS
9 11 (21.57%) JCL
9 11 (21.57%) CICS
9 11 (21.57%) WebSphere MQ
9 11 (21.57%) Mainframe
9 11 (21.57%) ISPF
9 11 (21.57%) WebSphere
10 10 (19.61%) RabbitMQ
10 10 (19.61%) VMware

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 (35.29%) Apache
2 17 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 11 (21.57%) MQSeries
3 11 (21.57%) CICS
3 11 (21.57%) WebSphere
3 11 (21.57%) WebSphere Application Server
4 6 (11.76%) WebLogic
5 5 (9.80%) Apache Solr
5 5 (9.80%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (7.84%) GlassFish
7 2 (3.92%) nginx
7 2 (3.92%) IIS
8 1 (1.96%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 4 (7.84%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (35.29%) Firewall
2 5 (9.80%) OSPF
2 5 (9.80%) BGP
3 3 (5.88%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.96%) VLAN
4 1 (1.96%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (1.96%) Wireless Security
4 1 (1.96%) iSCSI
4 1 (1.96%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.96%) NAS
4 1 (1.96%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (1.96%) DMVPN
4 1 (1.96%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (1.96%) LDAP
4 1 (1.96%) WAN
4 1 (1.96%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.96%) VPN
4 1 (1.96%) DNS
4 1 (1.96%) SSL
4 1 (1.96%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (21.57%) DB2
2 10 (19.61%) MySQL
3 7 (13.73%) Relational Database
4 6 (11.76%) Redis
4 6 (11.76%) RDBMS
5 4 (7.84%) Hadoop
5 4 (7.84%) Apache Hive
5 4 (7.84%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (7.84%) NoSQL
5 4 (7.84%) HBase
5 4 (7.84%) Big Data
5 4 (7.84%) Couchbase
5 4 (7.84%) Impala
5 4 (7.84%) SQL Server
6 2 (3.92%) CouchDB
7 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (17.65%) Subversion
2 6 (11.76%) Maven
2 6 (11.76%) Ant
2 6 (11.76%) Eclipse
2 6 (11.76%) NetBeans
3 4 (7.84%) Jenkins
4 2 (3.92%) JUnit
4 2 (3.92%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.92%) Mercurial
4 2 (3.92%) PHPUnit
General
1 6 (11.76%) Retail
2 1 (1.96%) Back Office
2 1 (1.96%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (21.57%) Consultant
1 11 (21.57%) Technical Consultant
2 10 (19.61%) Developer
3 6 (11.76%) Architect
3 6 (11.76%) Java Architect
4 5 (9.80%) Linux Administrator
4 5 (9.80%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 5 (9.80%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (9.80%) Administrator
4 5 (9.80%) Perl Developer
5 4 (7.84%) PHP Developer
5 4 (7.84%) Security Specialist
5 4 (7.84%) Java Developer
5 4 (7.84%) Firewall Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Linux Support
6 3 (5.88%) Linux Technician
6 3 (5.88%) Support Technician
7 2 (3.92%) Programmer
7 2 (3.92%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) Java/J2EE Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (33.33%) Web Services
2 11 (21.57%) WebSphere MQ
2 11 (21.57%) ISPF
3 10 (19.61%) RabbitMQ
4 9 (17.65%) AngularJS
4 9 (17.65%) .NET
5 8 (15.69%) J2EE
6 6 (11.76%) XML
6 6 (11.76%) DOM
6 6 (11.76%) XSLT
6 6 (11.76%) JMX
6 6 (11.76%) Spring
6 6 (11.76%) JSP
6 6 (11.76%) SOAP
6 6 (11.76%) Struts
6 6 (11.76%) JMS
6 6 (11.76%) JavaBeans
6 6 (11.76%) JAXB
6 6 (11.76%) SAX
6 6 (11.76%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 11 (21.57%) Mainframe
2 6 (11.76%) Client/Server
3 5 (9.80%) Computer Science
4 4 (7.84%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.96%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.96%) Replication
6 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 43 (84.31%) Linux
2 30 (58.82%) UNIX
3 18 (35.29%) Solaris
4 11 (21.57%) AIX
4 11 (21.57%) MVS
5 9 (17.65%) CentOS
6 5 (9.80%) Windows
7 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (33.33%) SOA
2 8 (15.69%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (15.69%) SIEM
3 7 (13.73%) Configuration Management
4 6 (11.76%) UML
4 6 (11.76%) Web Design
4 6 (11.76%) Responsive Web Design
4 6 (11.76%) Build Automation
4 6 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (11.76%) DevOps
4 6 (11.76%) Unit Testing
4 6 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (11.76%) Multithreading
5 5 (9.80%) Information Security
6 4 (7.84%) Logistics
7 3 (5.88%) ITIL
7 3 (5.88%) Reverse Engineering
7 3 (5.88%) E-Commerce
7 3 (5.88%) Cyber Security
8 2 (3.92%) Computer Forensics
Programming Languages
1 26 (50.98%) Java
1 26 (50.98%) SQL
2 20 (39.22%) PHP
3 12 (23.53%) JavaScript
3 12 (23.53%) Python
4 11 (21.57%) JCL
5 9 (17.65%) Shell Script
6 7 (13.73%) C#
7 6 (11.76%) Ruby
7 6 (11.76%) XPath
8 5 (9.80%) Bash Shell
9 4 (7.84%) Tcl
10 3 (5.88%) PowerShell
10 3 (5.88%) COBOL
11 2 (3.92%) C
12 1 (1.96%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (15.69%) Security Cleared
2 6 (11.76%) SC Cleared
3 5 (9.80%) Degree
3 5 (9.80%) CCNP
3 5 (9.80%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (7.84%) CISSP
4 4 (7.84%) GIAC
4 4 (7.84%) GCFA
4 4 (7.84%) CEH
4 4 (7.84%) SSCP
5 3 (5.88%) OSCP
6 1 (1.96%) CRISC
6 1 (1.96%) ISACA
6 1 (1.96%) CISA
6 1 (1.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.96%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) SLA
2 1 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.96%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (7.84%) VMware ESX
1 4 (7.84%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (7.84%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 4 (7.84%) Docker
2 2 (3.92%) vSphere
3 1 (1.96%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.96%) Xen
3 1 (1.96%) NFS
Systems Management
1 13 (25.49%) Tivoli
2 9 (17.65%) Puppet
3 5 (9.80%) Nagios
4 4 (7.84%) Vagrant
4 4 (7.84%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (3.92%) Ansible
5 2 (3.92%) Opsview
5 2 (3.92%) Control-M
5 2 (3.92%) BladeLogic
5 2 (3.92%) Unicenter
6 1 (1.96%) Cacti
6 1 (1.96%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 20 (39.22%) Oracle
2 11 (21.57%) Business Objects
2 11 (21.57%) IBM
3 10 (19.61%) VMware
4 7 (13.73%) Cisco
5 6 (11.76%) Red Hat
6 5 (9.80%) HP
7 4 (7.84%) Microsoft
7 4 (7.84%) CheckPoint
7 4 (7.84%) Cloudera
8 2 (3.92%) Citrix
9 1 (1.96%) CommVault
9 1 (1.96%) NetApp
9 1 (1.96%) EMC
9 1 (1.96%) Sun
9 1 (1.96%) Riverbed
9 1 (1.96%) F5
9 1 (1.96%) Percona
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