The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 109 119 112
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -7
Permanent jobs citing Perl 30 12 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.34% 0.63% 1.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.19% 1.44% 3.41%
Number of salaries quoted 24 11 25
Median salary £62,500 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+38.88% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,300 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £45,000 £69,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
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
940 832 881
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 41.83% 43.33% 40.19%
Number of salaries quoted 820 759 826
Median salary £41,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £58,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing Perl as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 8 December 2016.

Perl Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT jobs citing Perl also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Perl.

1 56 (94.92%) Unix
2 49 (83.05%) Linux
3 36 (61.02%) Windows
3 36 (61.02%) Python
4 34 (57.63%) Migration
5 29 (49.15%) Shell Script
6 27 (45.76%) Puppet
6 27 (45.76%) DevOps
7 25 (42.37%) AWS Certification
7 25 (42.37%) Opscode Chef
7 25 (42.37%) Amazon AWS
7 25 (42.37%) Bash Shell
8 20 (33.90%) Windows Server
8 20 (33.90%) Java
9 19 (32.20%) ITIL
10 18 (30.51%) Banking
11 17 (28.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 16 (27.12%) Red Hat
13 15 (25.42%) Apache
14 14 (23.73%) Continuous Integration
14 14 (23.73%) Oracle
15 13 (22.03%) CentOS
15 13 (22.03%) ServiceNow
16 12 (20.34%) Problem Management
16 12 (20.34%) Finance
16 12 (20.34%) Degree
17 11 (18.64%) WebLogic
17 11 (18.64%) SQL
17 11 (18.64%) Tomcat
17 11 (18.64%) JBoss

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 15 (25.42%) Apache
2 11 (18.64%) JBoss
2 11 (18.64%) Tomcat
2 11 (18.64%) WebLogic
3 5 (8.47%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (6.78%) Oracle Coherence
5 3 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (5.08%) MindAlign
5 3 (5.08%) MS Exchange
6 2 (3.39%) Apache Solr
6 2 (3.39%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Blender
1 3 (5.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 25 (42.37%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (16.95%) SaaS
3 3 (5.08%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.69%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 9 (15.25%) TCP/IP
2 6 (10.17%) LAN
2 6 (10.17%) SNMP
2 6 (10.17%) VPN
2 6 (10.17%) WAN
3 3 (5.08%) IMAP
3 3 (5.08%) Internet
3 3 (5.08%) LDAP
3 3 (5.08%) OpenLDAP
3 3 (5.08%) S/MIME
3 3 (5.08%) SMTP
3 3 (5.08%) SSL
4 2 (3.39%) SAN
5 1 (1.69%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.78%) MySQL
1 4 (6.78%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.08%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (3.39%) CouchDB
3 2 (3.39%) DB2
3 2 (3.39%) GIS
3 2 (3.39%) Redis
4 1 (1.69%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (6.78%) Selenium
1 4 (6.78%) Subversion
2 3 (5.08%) Maven
3 2 (3.39%) Cucumber
3 2 (3.39%) eggPlant
3 2 (3.39%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.39%) JBehave
3 2 (3.39%) JIRA
3 2 (3.39%) JMeter
3 2 (3.39%) JUnit
3 2 (3.39%) Mercurial
3 2 (3.39%) Ranorex
3 2 (3.39%) SoapUI
3 2 (3.39%) SpecFlow
3 2 (3.39%) TestNG
3 2 (3.39%) WATIR
3 2 (3.39%) WebDriver
General
1 18 (30.51%) Banking
2 12 (20.34%) Finance
3 7 (11.86%) Retail
4 6 (10.17%) Investment Banking
5 5 (8.47%) Retail Banking
6 2 (3.39%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 25 (42.37%) AWS Engineer
2 15 (25.42%) Cloud Engineer
3 14 (23.73%) Consultant
3 14 (23.73%) Support Consultant
4 12 (20.34%) AWS Consultant
4 12 (20.34%) AWS DevOps
4 12 (20.34%) Cloud Consultant
4 12 (20.34%) DevOps Engineer
4 12 (20.34%) Implementation Consultant
4 12 (20.34%) Implementation Engineer
4 12 (20.34%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 12 (20.34%) Linux Engineer
4 12 (20.34%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 12 (20.34%) Support Engineer
5 6 (10.17%) Capacity Manager
5 6 (10.17%) Developer
6 5 (8.47%) Applications Support
7 4 (6.78%) Tester
8 3 (5.08%) Applications Specialist
8 3 (5.08%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (18.64%) Java EE
2 5 (8.47%) .NET
2 5 (8.47%) HTML
2 5 (8.47%) Memcached
3 4 (6.78%) AngularJS
4 3 (5.08%) CSS
4 3 (5.08%) CSS3
4 3 (5.08%) Ext JS
4 3 (5.08%) Hibernate
4 3 (5.08%) HTML5
4 3 (5.08%) LAPP Stack
4 3 (5.08%) Node.js
4 3 (5.08%) Ruby on Rails
4 3 (5.08%) Spring MVC
4 3 (5.08%) Three.js
4 3 (5.08%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 3 (5.08%) Unreal Engine
4 3 (5.08%) WebGL
5 2 (3.39%) LAMP
5 2 (3.39%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.56%) Computer Science
1 8 (13.56%) Data Centre
1 8 (13.56%) Fintech
1 8 (13.56%) Management Information System
2 3 (5.08%) Mathematics
2 3 (5.08%) Oculus Rift
2 3 (5.08%) Physics
2 3 (5.08%) PKI
3 2 (3.39%) Clustering
3 2 (3.39%) CMDB
3 2 (3.39%) LLPG
3 2 (3.39%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (1.69%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 56 (94.92%) Unix
2 49 (83.05%) Linux
3 36 (61.02%) Windows
4 20 (33.90%) Windows Server
5 17 (28.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (22.03%) CentOS
7 11 (18.64%) Solaris
8 8 (13.56%) AIX
9 5 (8.47%) SUSE
10 3 (5.08%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (57.63%) Migration
2 27 (45.76%) DevOps
3 19 (32.20%) ITIL
4 14 (23.73%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (20.34%) Problem Management
6 10 (16.95%) Change Management
6 10 (16.95%) Incident Management
6 10 (16.95%) Performance Tuning
7 9 (15.25%) Root Cause Analysis
8 8 (13.56%) Open Source
8 8 (13.56%) Project Management
9 7 (11.86%) Project Planning
10 6 (10.17%) Resource Management
11 5 (8.47%) Wealth Management
12 4 (6.78%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (6.78%) Automation Testing
12 4 (6.78%) Continuous Improvement
12 4 (6.78%) Performance Testing
12 4 (6.78%) Waterfall
13 3 (5.08%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 36 (61.02%) Python
2 29 (49.15%) Shell Script
3 25 (42.37%) Bash Shell
4 20 (33.90%) Java
5 11 (18.64%) SQL
6 8 (13.56%) Ruby
7 7 (11.86%) JavaScript
8 6 (10.17%) PowerShell
9 5 (8.47%) C#
9 5 (8.47%) C++
9 5 (8.47%) PHP
10 3 (5.08%) Go
11 2 (3.39%) C
11 2 (3.39%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (42.37%) AWS Certification
2 12 (20.34%) Degree
3 6 (10.17%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (10.17%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.39%) ISEB
4 2 (3.39%) ISTQB
4 2 (3.39%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.08%) Docker
1 3 (5.08%) Sendmail
2 2 (3.39%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 27 (45.76%) Puppet
2 25 (42.37%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (18.64%) Terraform
4 6 (10.17%) SCCM
4 6 (10.17%) SCOM
4 6 (10.17%) SCOrch
5 3 (5.08%) Kubernetes
6 2 (3.39%) NetBackup
6 2 (3.39%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (3.39%) Oracle ZFS
6 2 (3.39%) Tivoli
6 2 (3.39%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 2 (3.39%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (3.39%) Unicenter
7 1 (1.69%) Nessus
7 1 (1.69%) Nexpose
Vendors
1 16 (27.12%) Red Hat
2 14 (23.73%) Oracle
3 13 (22.03%) ServiceNow
4 7 (11.86%) Sybase
5 6 (10.17%) HP
6 3 (5.08%) Google
6 3 (5.08%) Microsoft
6 3 (5.08%) Proofpoint
7 2 (3.39%) CA
7 2 (3.39%) IBM
7 2 (3.39%) Percona
7 2 (3.39%) Sun
7 2 (3.39%) Veritas
8 1 (1.69%) Qualys
8 1 (1.69%) Rapid7