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 27 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 83 90 67
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -23
Permanent jobs citing Perl 45 34 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.22% 1.75% 3.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.21% 4.42% 6.56%
Number of salaries quoted 44 22 54
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £32,750 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,650 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +4.12%
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
864 770 961
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 42.56% 39.67% 47.79%
Number of salaries quoted 769 685 872
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £53,200 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 27 July 2015.

Perl Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 74 (94.87%) Linux
2 58 (74.36%) UNIX
3 37 (47.44%) SQL
4 34 (43.59%) Java
5 29 (37.18%) Solaris
6 28 (35.90%) Python
7 26 (33.33%) Oracle
8 23 (29.49%) Puppet
9 22 (28.21%) Jenkins
9 22 (28.21%) Continuous Integration
9 22 (28.21%) Web Services
9 22 (28.21%) SOA
9 22 (28.21%) VMware
9 22 (28.21%) DevOps
10 21 (26.92%) AIX
11 20 (25.64%) Tivoli
11 20 (25.64%) WebSphere
12 19 (24.36%) IBM
13 18 (23.08%) Firewall
14 17 (21.79%) JCL
14 17 (21.79%) Mainframe
14 17 (21.79%) WebSphere MQ
14 17 (21.79%) Nagios
14 17 (21.79%) CICS
14 17 (21.79%) MVS
14 17 (21.79%) MQSeries
14 17 (21.79%) WebSphere Application Server
14 17 (21.79%) Business Objects
14 17 (21.79%) DB2
14 17 (21.79%) Ubuntu

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 20 (25.64%) WebSphere
2 17 (21.79%) WebSphere Application Server
2 17 (21.79%) MQSeries
2 17 (21.79%) CICS
3 16 (20.51%) Apache
4 15 (19.23%) Tomcat
5 10 (12.82%) WebLogic
6 4 (5.13%) GlassFish
7 3 (3.85%) JBoss
8 1 (1.28%) nginx
8 1 (1.28%) Apache Solr
8 1 (1.28%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (1.28%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (1.28%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (5.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.28%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.28%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 13 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 13 (16.67%) IaaS
2 4 (5.13%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (1.28%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (23.08%) Firewall
2 5 (6.41%) OSPF
2 5 (6.41%) BGP
3 4 (5.13%) LDAP
4 2 (2.56%) Network Security
5 1 (1.28%) iSCSI
5 1 (1.28%) NAS
5 1 (1.28%) Junos
5 1 (1.28%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (1.28%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.28%) VPN
5 1 (1.28%) DNS
5 1 (1.28%) SAN
5 1 (1.28%) Internet
5 1 (1.28%) Extranet
5 1 (1.28%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (21.79%) DB2
2 6 (7.69%) Relational Database
3 5 (6.41%) SQL Server
4 4 (5.13%) MySQL
4 4 (5.13%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.56%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.56%) Apache Hive
5 2 (2.56%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (2.56%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.56%) HBase
5 2 (2.56%) Redis
5 2 (2.56%) Big Data
5 2 (2.56%) Impala
5 2 (2.56%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.28%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 1 (1.28%) Couchbase
6 1 (1.28%) CouchDB
6 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 22 (28.21%) Jenkins
2 17 (21.79%) Maven
3 13 (16.67%) Git (software)
4 4 (5.13%) Ant
4 4 (5.13%) Eclipse
4 4 (5.13%) NetBeans
4 4 (5.13%) Subversion
5 3 (3.85%) Hudson
5 3 (3.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 7 (8.97%) Retail
2 6 (7.69%) Finance
3 3 (3.85%) Banking
3 3 (3.85%) Retail Banking
3 3 (3.85%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (21.79%) Consultant
1 17 (21.79%) Technical Consultant
2 7 (8.97%) Applications Support
2 7 (8.97%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (6.41%) Linux Engineer
3 5 (6.41%) Firewall Engineer
3 5 (6.41%) Applications Support Specialist
3 5 (6.41%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 5 (6.41%) Linux Administrator
3 5 (6.41%) Support Specialist
3 5 (6.41%) Administrator
3 5 (6.41%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (6.41%) Applications Specialist
3 5 (6.41%) Developer
4 4 (5.13%) Architect
4 4 (5.13%) Technical Specialist
4 4 (5.13%) Java Architect
4 4 (5.13%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 3 (3.85%) Linux Technician
5 3 (3.85%) IT Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (28.21%) Web Services
2 17 (21.79%) WebSphere MQ
2 17 (21.79%) ISPF
3 13 (16.67%) Sensu
4 7 (8.97%) HTML
5 4 (5.13%) J2EE
5 4 (5.13%) XML
5 4 (5.13%) DOM
5 4 (5.13%) XSLT
5 4 (5.13%) JSP
5 4 (5.13%) SOAP
5 4 (5.13%) Struts
5 4 (5.13%) JMS
5 4 (5.13%) JavaBeans
5 4 (5.13%) JAXB
5 4 (5.13%) SAX
5 4 (5.13%) JMX
5 4 (5.13%) Spring
5 4 (5.13%) RabbitMQ
5 4 (5.13%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 17 (21.79%) Mainframe
2 5 (6.41%) Data Centre
3 4 (5.13%) Client/Server
4 3 (3.85%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.56%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.28%) Replication
6 1 (1.28%) Clustering
6 1 (1.28%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.28%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 74 (94.87%) Linux
2 58 (74.36%) UNIX
3 29 (37.18%) Solaris
4 21 (26.92%) AIX
5 17 (21.79%) MVS
5 17 (21.79%) Ubuntu
6 15 (19.23%) Windows
7 10 (12.82%) CentOS
8 5 (6.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (3.85%) Windows 2000
11 2 (2.56%) SUSE
11 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (1.28%) OS/390
12 1 (1.28%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (28.21%) SOA
1 22 (28.21%) Continuous Integration
1 22 (28.21%) DevOps
2 6 (7.69%) SIEM
3 5 (6.41%) Configuration Management
3 5 (6.41%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (5.13%) Web Design
4 4 (5.13%) Logistics
4 4 (5.13%) UML
4 4 (5.13%) Responsive Web Design
4 4 (5.13%) Build Automation
4 4 (5.13%) Multithreading
4 4 (5.13%) Incident Management
4 4 (5.13%) Unit Testing
4 4 (5.13%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (3.85%) Wealth Management
5 3 (3.85%) Information Security
5 3 (3.85%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (3.85%) Change Management
5 3 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 37 (47.44%) SQL
2 34 (43.59%) Java
3 28 (35.90%) Python
4 17 (21.79%) JCL
4 17 (21.79%) Bash Shell
5 14 (17.95%) PHP
6 13 (16.67%) Bourne shell
6 13 (16.67%) Groovy
7 10 (12.82%) Shell Script
8 9 (11.54%) COBOL
9 7 (8.97%) Ruby
10 6 (7.69%) JavaScript
11 5 (6.41%) Tcl
12 4 (5.13%) XPath
12 4 (5.13%) PowerShell
13 3 (3.85%) Korn
13 3 (3.85%) C++
14 2 (2.56%) C#
15 1 (1.28%) C
15 1 (1.28%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (10.26%) SC Cleared
1 8 (10.26%) Security Cleared
2 5 (6.41%) CCNP
2 5 (6.41%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (5.13%) CISSP
3 4 (5.13%) SSCP
3 4 (5.13%) GIAC
3 4 (5.13%) GCFA
3 4 (5.13%) CEH
3 4 (5.13%) Degree
4 2 (2.56%) CRISC
4 2 (2.56%) ISACA
4 2 (2.56%) CISA
5 1 (1.28%) CCSA
5 1 (1.28%) Check Point Certification
5 1 (1.28%) OSCP
5 1 (1.28%) GREM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.28%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.28%) SLA
1 1 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (21.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (6.41%) Docker
3 4 (5.13%) VMware ESX
4 2 (2.56%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (1.28%) vSphere
5 1 (1.28%) Xen
5 1 (1.28%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (1.28%) NFS
5 1 (1.28%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 23 (29.49%) Puppet
2 20 (25.64%) Tivoli
3 17 (21.79%) Nagios
3 17 (21.79%) Ansible
4 15 (19.23%) Vagrant
5 13 (16.67%) ZABBIX
6 9 (11.54%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (5.13%) Netcool
8 3 (3.85%) CA Single Sign-On
9 2 (2.56%) Oracle RMAN
9 2 (2.56%) Netcool/OMNIbus
9 2 (2.56%) Tivoli Monitoring
9 2 (2.56%) ITRS Geneos
9 2 (2.56%) Opsview
10 1 (1.28%) Oracle Flashback
10 1 (1.28%) Oracle ZFS
10 1 (1.28%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 26 (33.33%) Oracle
2 22 (28.21%) VMware
3 19 (24.36%) IBM
4 17 (21.79%) Business Objects
5 7 (8.97%) Cisco
5 7 (8.97%) Microsoft
5 7 (8.97%) HP
6 5 (6.41%) CheckPoint
6 5 (6.41%) CA
7 3 (3.85%) Red Hat
7 3 (3.85%) Sun
8 2 (2.56%) Sybase
8 2 (2.56%) Citrix
8 2 (2.56%) Nimsoft
8 2 (2.56%) Cloudera
9 1 (1.28%) Juniper
9 1 (1.28%) CommVault
9 1 (1.28%) NetApp
9 1 (1.28%) Blue Coat
9 1 (1.28%) Zend
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £45000 - £64000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus = benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Atos
Salary: Competitive Salary Plus Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago