The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 71 66 47
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -19
Permanent jobs citing Perl 9 7 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.17% 0.95% 4.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.62% 2.02% 8.28%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 25
Median salary £32,500 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +21.42%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +7.14%
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 Coventry region.

Programming Languages Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
343 347 302
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 44.72% 46.96% 49.59%
Number of salaries quoted 296 304 267
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

The demand trend of job ads across the Coventry region citing Perl as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Perl
Salary Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Perl across the Coventry region.

Perl Salary Trend in Coventry

Perl
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Perl across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Perl Salary Histogram in Coventry

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Perl.

1 14 (87.50%) Linux
2 11 (68.75%) Apache
3 10 (62.50%) Test Automation
4 9 (56.25%) Unix
4 9 (56.25%) Degree
5 7 (43.75%) Bash Shell
6 6 (37.50%) Squid
6 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
6 6 (37.50%) Python
6 6 (37.50%) DHCP
6 6 (37.50%) DNS
7 5 (31.25%) Shell Script
7 5 (31.25%) Configuration Management
7 5 (31.25%) Firewall
7 5 (31.25%) Java
7 5 (31.25%) SQL
7 5 (31.25%) MySQL
7 5 (31.25%) Ant
7 5 (31.25%) SOAP
7 5 (31.25%) ISTQB
7 5 (31.25%) Ruby
7 5 (31.25%) Software Testing
7 5 (31.25%) JIRA
7 5 (31.25%) Load Balancing
7 5 (31.25%) LAMP
7 5 (31.25%) Scrum
7 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (31.25%) Cucumber
7 5 (31.25%) RSpec
7 5 (31.25%) Hudson

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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 11 (68.75%) Apache
2 5 (31.25%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) DHCP
1 6 (37.50%) DNS
2 5 (31.25%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) MySQL
2 2 (12.50%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Ant
1 5 (31.25%) Cucumber
1 5 (31.25%) Hudson
1 5 (31.25%) Jenkins
1 5 (31.25%) JIRA
1 5 (31.25%) RSpec
1 5 (31.25%) Selenium
2 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (25.00%) Mercurial
2 4 (25.00%) WATIR
3 3 (18.75%) Concordion
General
1 3 (18.75%) Arabic Language
1 3 (18.75%) French Language
1 3 (18.75%) Portuguese Language
1 3 (18.75%) Spanish Language
2 2 (12.50%) Retail
3 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Administrator
1 4 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
1 4 (25.00%) Network Support
2 3 (18.75%) Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Automation Test Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Graduate
2 3 (18.75%) Graduate Network Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Graduate Support Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Network Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Network Support Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Senior Linux Administrator
2 3 (18.75%) Support Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Test Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Junior Network Support
3 2 (12.50%) QA Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) QA Automation Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) QA Test Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Software Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Software Test Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) LAMP
1 5 (31.25%) LEMP Stack
1 5 (31.25%) REST
1 5 (31.25%) SOAP
2 3 (18.75%) Web Services
3 2 (12.50%) CSS
3 2 (12.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 14 (87.50%) Linux
2 9 (56.25%) Unix
3 3 (18.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Test Automation
2 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (31.25%) Configuration Management
2 5 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (31.25%) High Availability
2 5 (31.25%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 5 (31.25%) Load Balancing
2 5 (31.25%) Scrum
2 5 (31.25%) Software Testing
2 5 (31.25%) Test Scripting
3 4 (25.00%) BDD
3 4 (25.00%) Open Source
3 4 (25.00%) TDD
4 3 (18.75%) Automated Testing
4 3 (18.75%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (18.75%) Functional Testing
4 3 (18.75%) Issue Tracking
4 3 (18.75%) Non-Functional Testing
4 3 (18.75%) QA Automation
4 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) Bash Shell
2 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 6 (37.50%) Python
3 5 (31.25%) Java
3 5 (31.25%) Ruby
3 5 (31.25%) Shell Script
3 5 (31.25%) SQL
4 4 (25.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (56.25%) Degree
2 5 (31.25%) ISTQB
2 5 (31.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) QA
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) Squid
2 5 (31.25%) iptables
3 2 (12.50%) Samba
3 2 (12.50%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) HAProxy
1 5 (31.25%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (31.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Cognizant
2 2 (12.50%) NetApp
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) Red Hat