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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 91 109 85
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -24
Permanent jobs citing Perl 36 9 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.98% 0.48% 1.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.62% 1.22% 3.68%
Number of salaries quoted 33 5 24
Average salary £52,500 £40,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.62% +4.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
779 740 789
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 42.90% 39.78% 47.13%
Number of salaries quoted 693 657 689
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
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 2 June 2015.

Perl Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 57 (90.48%) Linux
2 43 (68.25%) UNIX
3 31 (49.21%) Java
4 30 (47.62%) SQL
5 25 (39.68%) Oracle
6 24 (38.10%) Solaris
7 22 (34.92%) SOA
7 22 (34.92%) Web Services
8 20 (31.75%) Firewall
9 18 (28.57%) Tivoli
9 18 (28.57%) PHP
9 18 (28.57%) Python
9 18 (28.57%) WebSphere
10 17 (26.98%) Apache
10 17 (26.98%) Tomcat
11 16 (25.40%) AIX
11 16 (25.40%) DB2
11 16 (25.40%) WebSphere Application Server
11 16 (25.40%) Business Objects
11 16 (25.40%) MQSeries
11 16 (25.40%) IBM
11 16 (25.40%) CICS
11 16 (25.40%) MVS
11 16 (25.40%) JCL
11 16 (25.40%) Mainframe
11 16 (25.40%) WebSphere MQ
11 16 (25.40%) ISPF
12 15 (23.81%) Puppet
13 14 (22.22%) DevOps
13 14 (22.22%) VMware

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 (28.57%) WebSphere
2 17 (26.98%) Apache
2 17 (26.98%) Tomcat
3 16 (25.40%) WebSphere Application Server
3 16 (25.40%) MQSeries
3 16 (25.40%) CICS
4 8 (12.70%) WebLogic
5 4 (6.35%) GlassFish
6 3 (4.76%) Apache Solr
6 3 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (3.17%) IIS
7 2 (3.17%) JBoss
8 1 (1.59%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (1.59%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (6.35%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.59%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.94%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (7.94%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (7.94%) IaaS
2 1 (1.59%) PaaS
2 1 (1.59%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 20 (31.75%) Firewall
2 5 (7.94%) OSPF
2 5 (7.94%) BGP
3 3 (4.76%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (3.17%) Network Security
5 1 (1.59%) Junos
5 1 (1.59%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (1.59%) NAS
5 1 (1.59%) iSCSI
5 1 (1.59%) LDAP
5 1 (1.59%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.59%) VPN
5 1 (1.59%) DNS
5 1 (1.59%) SAN
5 1 (1.59%) Internet
5 1 (1.59%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (25.40%) DB2
2 7 (11.11%) Relational Database
2 7 (11.11%) MySQL
3 6 (9.52%) RDBMS
4 4 (6.35%) SQL Server
4 4 (6.35%) Impala
4 4 (6.35%) HBase
4 4 (6.35%) Big Data
4 4 (6.35%) Redis
4 4 (6.35%) Apache Hive
4 4 (6.35%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (6.35%) NoSQL
4 4 (6.35%) Hadoop
5 3 (4.76%) Couchbase
6 1 (1.59%) CouchDB
6 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (19.05%) Jenkins
2 11 (17.46%) Maven
3 7 (11.11%) Subversion
4 6 (9.52%) NetBeans
4 6 (9.52%) Eclipse
4 6 (9.52%) Ant
4 6 (9.52%) Git (software)
5 2 (3.17%) JUnit
5 2 (3.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (3.17%) Hudson
5 2 (3.17%) PHPUnit
6 1 (1.59%) Mercurial
General
1 8 (12.70%) Retail
2 3 (4.76%) Finance
3 2 (3.17%) Banking
3 2 (3.17%) Retail Banking
3 2 (3.17%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (25.40%) Technical Consultant
1 16 (25.40%) Consultant
2 8 (12.70%) Developer
3 6 (9.52%) Architect
3 6 (9.52%) Java Architect
4 5 (7.94%) Firewall Engineer
4 5 (7.94%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (7.94%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 5 (7.94%) Linux Administrator
4 5 (7.94%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (7.94%) Administrator
5 4 (6.35%) PHP Developer
5 4 (6.35%) Security Specialist
5 4 (6.35%) Java Developer
5 4 (6.35%) Perl Developer
6 3 (4.76%) Linux Support
6 3 (4.76%) IT Security Specialist
6 3 (4.76%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 3 (4.76%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 3 (4.76%) Linux Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (34.92%) Web Services
2 16 (25.40%) WebSphere MQ
2 16 (25.40%) ISPF
3 8 (12.70%) J2EE
3 8 (12.70%) AngularJS
3 8 (12.70%) RabbitMQ
4 6 (9.52%) JMX
4 6 (9.52%) JMS
4 6 (9.52%) JavaBeans
4 6 (9.52%) JAXB
4 6 (9.52%) SAX
4 6 (9.52%) .NET
4 6 (9.52%) JSP
4 6 (9.52%) SOAP
4 6 (9.52%) Struts
4 6 (9.52%) XML
4 6 (9.52%) DOM
4 6 (9.52%) XSLT
4 6 (9.52%) Mustache
4 6 (9.52%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 16 (25.40%) Mainframe
2 6 (9.52%) Client/Server
3 5 (7.94%) Computer Science
3 5 (7.94%) Data Centre
4 4 (6.35%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.59%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.59%) Replication
6 1 (1.59%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 57 (90.48%) Linux
2 43 (68.25%) UNIX
3 24 (38.10%) Solaris
4 16 (25.40%) AIX
4 16 (25.40%) MVS
5 9 (14.29%) CentOS
6 8 (12.70%) Windows
7 6 (9.52%) Ubuntu
8 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (3.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.59%) OS/390
9 1 (1.59%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (34.92%) SOA
2 14 (22.22%) DevOps
3 12 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (15.87%) SIEM
5 8 (12.70%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (11.11%) Configuration Management
7 6 (9.52%) Web Design
7 6 (9.52%) UML
7 6 (9.52%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (9.52%) Responsive Web Design
7 6 (9.52%) Build Automation
7 6 (9.52%) Multithreading
7 6 (9.52%) Unit Testing
8 5 (7.94%) Information Security
9 4 (6.35%) Computer Forensics
9 4 (6.35%) Logistics
10 3 (4.76%) Reverse Engineering
10 3 (4.76%) Cyber Security
11 2 (3.17%) Workflow
11 2 (3.17%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (49.21%) Java
2 30 (47.62%) SQL
3 18 (28.57%) PHP
3 18 (28.57%) Python
4 16 (25.40%) JCL
5 10 (15.87%) JavaScript
6 9 (14.29%) Bash Shell
6 9 (14.29%) Shell Script
7 8 (12.70%) COBOL
8 6 (9.52%) XPath
8 6 (9.52%) Ruby
9 5 (7.94%) Bourne shell
9 5 (7.94%) Groovy
9 5 (7.94%) Tcl
10 4 (6.35%) C#
11 3 (4.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (12.70%) Security Cleared
2 7 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 6 (9.52%) SSCP
3 6 (9.52%) GCFA
3 6 (9.52%) CEH
3 6 (9.52%) GIAC
3 6 (9.52%) CISSP
4 5 (7.94%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (7.94%) CCNP
5 4 (6.35%) Degree
6 3 (4.76%) OSCP
7 2 (3.17%) CISA
7 2 (3.17%) CRISC
7 2 (3.17%) ISACA
8 1 (1.59%) Check Point Certification
8 1 (1.59%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.76%) SLA
2 1 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.59%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (9.52%) Docker
3 4 (6.35%) VMware ESX
3 4 (6.35%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (1.59%) vSphere
4 1 (1.59%) Xen
4 1 (1.59%) NFS
Systems Management
1 18 (28.57%) Tivoli
2 15 (23.81%) Puppet
3 9 (14.29%) Vagrant
3 9 (14.29%) Nagios
4 8 (12.70%) Ansible
5 7 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (7.94%) ZABBIX
7 2 (3.17%) Control-M
7 2 (3.17%) Unicenter
7 2 (3.17%) Opsview
7 2 (3.17%) BladeLogic
8 1 (1.59%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 25 (39.68%) Oracle
2 16 (25.40%) Business Objects
2 16 (25.40%) IBM
3 14 (22.22%) VMware
4 7 (11.11%) Cisco
5 5 (7.94%) HP
5 5 (7.94%) Red Hat
5 5 (7.94%) CheckPoint
6 4 (6.35%) Microsoft
6 4 (6.35%) Cloudera
7 2 (3.17%) Citrix
8 1 (1.59%) Sun
8 1 (1.59%) CommVault
8 1 (1.59%) NetApp
8 1 (1.59%) EMC
8 1 (1.59%) Juniper
8 1 (1.59%) Blue Coat
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