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 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 135 98 119
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +21
Permanent jobs citing Perl 10 37 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.42% 2.03% 0.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.33% 4.68% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2 33 6
Median salary £22,750 £52,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-56.66% +19.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,550 £34,000 £36,250
10% offered a salary of more than £22,950 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
752 790 744
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 31.49% 43.41% 39.96%
Number of salaries quoted 635 701 659
Median salary £40,000 £37,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.96% +7.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 17 (77.27%) Linux
2 16 (72.73%) Unix
3 13 (59.09%) Solaris
3 13 (59.09%) SQL
3 13 (59.09%) Degree
4 11 (50.00%) Computer Science
4 11 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 11 (50.00%) MySQL
5 10 (45.45%) Oracle
5 10 (45.45%) SQL Server
5 10 (45.45%) Apache
5 10 (45.45%) IBM
5 10 (45.45%) Shell Script
5 10 (45.45%) Service Delivery
5 10 (45.45%) Publishing
5 10 (45.45%) Migration
5 10 (45.45%) LAMP
6 9 (40.91%) SUSE
6 9 (40.91%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 9 (40.91%) Zachman Framework
6 9 (40.91%) TOGAF
6 9 (40.91%) Clustering
6 9 (40.91%) NetBackup
6 9 (40.91%) Oracle RMAN
6 9 (40.91%) Requirements Analysis
6 9 (40.91%) Technical Architecture
6 9 (40.91%) CMDB
6 9 (40.91%) SAN
6 9 (40.91%) CA
6 9 (40.91%) Veritas

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 10 (45.45%) Apache
2 3 (13.64%) Apache Solr
3 1 (4.55%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (4.55%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (40.91%) SAN
2 3 (13.64%) Firewall
3 2 (9.09%) Network Security
4 1 (4.55%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (50.00%) MySQL
2 10 (45.45%) SQL Server
3 9 (40.91%) DB2
4 3 (13.64%) Relational Database
5 1 (4.55%) BODI
5 1 (4.55%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (4.55%) Couchbase
5 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (4.55%) Redis
5 1 (4.55%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.55%) Mercurial
1 1 (4.55%) Subversion
General
1 10 (45.45%) Publishing
2 3 (13.64%) Banking
3 2 (9.09%) Finance
3 2 (9.09%) Front Office
3 2 (9.09%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Technical Specialist
2 4 (18.18%) Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Graduate
4 2 (9.09%) Applications Support
4 2 (9.09%) Technical Leader
5 1 (4.55%) .NET Developer
5 1 (4.55%) C++ Software Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Graduate Software Developer
5 1 (4.55%) IT Graduate
5 1 (4.55%) IT Security Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Junior .NET Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Junior Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Junior Software Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Lead Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Messaging Specialist
5 1 (4.55%) Perl Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Security Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (45.45%) LAMP
2 3 (13.64%) CSS
2 3 (13.64%) HTML
2 3 (13.64%) Web Services
3 2 (9.09%) CSS3
3 2 (9.09%) HTML5
3 2 (9.09%) JDBC
3 2 (9.09%) Lucene
3 2 (9.09%) ODBC
3 2 (9.09%) Regular Expression
4 1 (4.55%) .NET
4 1 (4.55%) AngularJS
4 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
4 1 (4.55%) D-Bus
4 1 (4.55%) JMS
4 1 (4.55%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (4.55%) Middleware
4 1 (4.55%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (4.55%) TIBCO EMS
4 1 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 9 (40.91%) Clustering
2 9 (40.91%) CMDB
2 9 (40.91%) Data Centre
3 3 (13.64%) Linked Data
3 3 (13.64%) Semantic Web
4 2 (9.09%) Derivative
4 2 (9.09%) Equities
4 2 (9.09%) Fintech
4 2 (9.09%) Fixed Income
4 2 (9.09%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (4.55%) Data Structures
5 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (4.55%) Mathematics
5 1 (4.55%) Physics
5 1 (4.55%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 17 (77.27%) Linux
2 16 (72.73%) Unix
3 13 (59.09%) Solaris
4 9 (40.91%) AIX
4 9 (40.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (40.91%) SUSE
5 5 (22.73%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 10 (45.45%) Migration
2 10 (45.45%) Service Delivery
3 9 (40.91%) Continuous Improvement
3 9 (40.91%) Line Management
3 9 (40.91%) Performance Analysis
3 9 (40.91%) Presales
3 9 (40.91%) Requirements Analysis
3 9 (40.91%) Technical Architecture
3 9 (40.91%) TOGAF
3 9 (40.91%) Zachman Framework
4 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (13.64%) Data Modelling
4 3 (13.64%) OO
4 3 (13.64%) SIEM
4 3 (13.64%) SOA
4 3 (13.64%) Web Development
5 2 (9.09%) Data Management
5 2 (9.09%) Test-First Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (59.09%) SQL
2 10 (45.45%) Shell Script
3 4 (18.18%) C
3 4 (18.18%) C++
3 4 (18.18%) Java
3 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 4 (18.18%) PHP
3 4 (18.18%) Python
3 4 (18.18%) Ruby
4 3 (13.64%) Bash Shell
5 2 (9.09%) SPARQL
6 1 (4.55%) C#
Qualifications
1 13 (59.09%) Degree
2 9 (40.91%) ISEB
3 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.55%) CCNA
4 1 (4.55%) CEH
4 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.55%) CISSP
4 1 (4.55%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) Data Quality
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (40.91%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 9 (40.91%) NetBackup
1 9 (40.91%) Oracle RMAN
1 9 (40.91%) Oracle ZFS
1 9 (40.91%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 9 (40.91%) Unicenter
2 1 (4.55%) Cacti
2 1 (4.55%) Nagios
2 1 (4.55%) Puppet
2 1 (4.55%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) IBM
1 10 (45.45%) Oracle
2 9 (40.91%) CA
2 9 (40.91%) Sun
2 9 (40.91%) Veritas
3 2 (9.09%) Cisco
3 2 (9.09%) Juniper
4 1 (4.55%) F5
4 1 (4.55%) Imperva
4 1 (4.55%) Intel Security
4 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.55%) NetIQ
4 1 (4.55%) Solace
4 1 (4.55%) Sourcefire
4 1 (4.55%) Splunk
4 1 (4.55%) TIBCO
4 1 (4.55%) Vitria
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