The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex 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 78 85 100
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +15
Permanent jobs citing Perl 18 24 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.71% 1.72% 1.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.42% 3.35% 2.61%
Number of salaries quoted 15 7 6
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £35,000 £41,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,677 £57,500 £56,250
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Perl
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Programming Languages Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
527 717 574
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 50.14% 51.29% 40.97%
Number of salaries quoted 371 553 448
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Perl
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Perl Salary Trend in Essex

Perl
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Perl across the Essex region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

Perl Salary Histogram in Essex

Perl
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the Essex region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southend-on-Sea - 5 £57,694 - 1
Colchester +9 4 £33,500 -4.28%
Saffron Walden - 4 £40,000 -
Brentwood +2 2 - -
Chelmsford - 1 - -
Waltham Abbey - 1 £42,500 -
Perl
East of England

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

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 Essex region with a requirement for Perl.

1 16 (66.67%) Linux
2 13 (54.17%) Java
3 11 (45.83%) SQL
4 10 (41.67%) Python
4 10 (41.67%) Red Hat
4 10 (41.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (37.50%) JavaScript
6 8 (33.33%) JBoss
7 7 (29.17%) TCP/IP
7 7 (29.17%) C
8 6 (25.00%) C++
8 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET
8 6 (25.00%) .NET
8 6 (25.00%) HTTP
8 6 (25.00%) Degree
8 6 (25.00%) Puppet
8 6 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
9 5 (20.83%) Relational Database
9 5 (20.83%) Docker
9 5 (20.83%) DevOps
9 5 (20.83%) Internet of Things
9 5 (20.83%) Jenkins
9 5 (20.83%) Microservices
9 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (20.83%) Computer Science
9 5 (20.83%) Atlassian
9 5 (20.83%) Git (software)
9 5 (20.83%) Internet
9 5 (20.83%) Configuration Management

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 8 (33.33%) JBoss
2 4 (16.67%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (29.17%) TCP/IP
2 6 (25.00%) HTTP
3 5 (20.83%) Internet
3 5 (20.83%) SSL
4 3 (12.50%) NAS
4 3 (12.50%) SAN
5 2 (8.33%) DHCP
5 2 (8.33%) Firewall
5 2 (8.33%) SNMP
6 1 (4.17%) DNS
6 1 (4.17%) IGMP
6 1 (4.17%) LDAP
6 1 (4.17%) PBX
6 1 (4.17%) Q.931
6 1 (4.17%) RTCP
6 1 (4.17%) RTP
6 1 (4.17%) SMTP
6 1 (4.17%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) Relational Database
2 4 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Git (software)
1 5 (20.83%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.17%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Developer
2 6 (25.00%) Software Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Java Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) Java Programmer
3 5 (20.83%) Linux Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) Programmer
4 4 (16.67%) C# Developer
4 4 (16.67%) C# Software Developer
4 4 (16.67%) SharePoint Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Administrator
5 3 (12.50%) Applications Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (12.50%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Software Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) VMware Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Lead DevOps
6 2 (8.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) .NET
1 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (20.83%) J2EE
3 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 4 (16.67%) CSS
3 4 (16.67%) HTML
3 4 (16.67%) Web Services
4 2 (8.33%) XML
5 1 (4.17%) FreeSWITCH
5 1 (4.17%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Computer Science
1 5 (20.83%) Internet of Things
2 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.17%) Client/Server
3 1 (4.17%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 16 (66.67%) Linux
2 10 (41.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (12.50%) Ubuntu
3 3 (12.50%) Windows
4 1 (4.17%) CentOS
4 1 (4.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (20.83%) Configuration Management
1 5 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (20.83%) DevOps
1 5 (20.83%) Microservices
2 4 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 4 (16.67%) OOP
2 4 (16.67%) SDLC
3 3 (12.50%) Technical Analysis
4 2 (8.33%) Open Source
4 2 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (8.33%) Server Patching
5 1 (4.17%) High Availability
5 1 (4.17%) Performance Testing
5 1 (4.17%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.17%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 13 (54.17%) Java
2 11 (45.83%) SQL
3 10 (41.67%) Python
4 9 (37.50%) JavaScript
5 7 (29.17%) C
6 6 (25.00%) C++
7 4 (16.67%) C#
7 4 (16.67%) Shell Script
7 4 (16.67%) Uniface
8 2 (8.33%) AWK
8 2 (8.33%) Bash Shell
8 2 (8.33%) Korn
8 2 (8.33%) PHP
8 2 (8.33%) T-SQL
8 2 (8.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (8.33%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (20.83%) Docker
2 4 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (12.50%) Hyper-V
3 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (25.00%) Puppet
2 2 (8.33%) Red Hat Satellite
2 2 (8.33%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 1 (4.17%) Ansible
3 1 (4.17%) Salt
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) Red Hat
2 5 (20.83%) Atlassian
2 5 (20.83%) Oracle
3 3 (12.50%) NetApp
3 3 (12.50%) VMware