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

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 83 71 75
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +4
Permanent jobs citing Perl 14 28 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.27% 2.31% 1.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.82% 4.57% 3.99%
Number of salaries quoted 14 15 15
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £34,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £59,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,650
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.04%
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
497 613 601
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 45.10% 50.58% 49.63%
Number of salaries quoted 417 486 519
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £52,850
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 July 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 28 July 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
Colchester - 14 £50,000 -
Perl
East of England

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 20 (60.61%) Linux
2 19 (57.58%) Java
3 17 (51.52%) Python
4 15 (45.45%) PHP
5 12 (36.36%) JavaScript
5 12 (36.36%) DevOps
6 11 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
7 10 (30.30%) JBoss
7 10 (30.30%) Publishing
7 10 (30.30%) VMware
7 10 (30.30%) vSphere
7 10 (30.30%) VMware Infrastructure
8 9 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (27.27%) Hyper-V
8 9 (27.27%) Red Hat
9 8 (24.24%) NetApp
9 8 (24.24%) SQL
9 8 (24.24%) C
9 8 (24.24%) Virtual Machines
10 7 (21.21%) NAS
10 7 (21.21%) Degree
10 7 (21.21%) Computer Science
11 6 (18.18%) CSS3
11 6 (18.18%) Internet of Things
11 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (18.18%) C++
11 6 (18.18%) HTML
11 6 (18.18%) CSS
11 6 (18.18%) Internet
11 6 (18.18%) Shell Script

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 10 (30.30%) JBoss
2 2 (6.06%) GlassFish
2 2 (6.06%) IIS
2 2 (6.06%) OpenStack
2 2 (6.06%) Tomcat
2 2 (6.06%) WebLogic
2 2 (6.06%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (9.09%) Office 365
3 2 (6.06%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (6.06%) IBM SmartCloud
4 1 (3.03%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.21%) NAS
2 6 (18.18%) Internet
3 5 (15.15%) SAN
4 2 (6.06%) BIG-IP
4 2 (6.06%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) MySQL
1 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.03%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (6.06%) Cucumber
1 2 (6.06%) Gatling
1 2 (6.06%) Git (software)
1 2 (6.06%) Jenkins
1 2 (6.06%) JIRA
1 2 (6.06%) JMeter
1 2 (6.06%) JUnit
1 2 (6.06%) Selenium
1 2 (6.06%) Subversion
1 2 (6.06%) WebDriver
General
1 10 (30.30%) Publishing
2 2 (6.06%) Advertising
2 2 (6.06%) Games
2 2 (6.06%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (39.39%) Linux Engineer
2 11 (33.33%) Developer
3 10 (30.30%) DevOps Engineer
3 10 (30.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (30.30%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 8 (24.24%) Java Developer
4 8 (24.24%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 7 (21.21%) VMware Engineer
6 6 (18.18%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 6 (18.18%) Programmer
6 6 (18.18%) Senior Developer
6 6 (18.18%) Senior Programmer
6 6 (18.18%) Senior Software Developer
6 6 (18.18%) Senior Software Engineer
6 6 (18.18%) Software Developer
6 6 (18.18%) Software Engineer
6 6 (18.18%) Software Programmer
7 5 (15.15%) Java Software Engineer
7 5 (15.15%) Senior Java Programmer
7 5 (15.15%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.18%) CSS
1 6 (18.18%) CSS3
1 6 (18.18%) HTML
2 4 (12.12%) HTML5
2 4 (12.12%) jQuery
2 4 (12.12%) LESS
2 4 (12.12%) Sass
3 2 (6.06%) JSON
4 1 (3.03%) J2EE
4 1 (3.03%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Computer Science
2 6 (18.18%) Internet of Things
3 2 (6.06%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 20 (60.61%) Linux
2 9 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (15.15%) Ubuntu
4 2 (6.06%) Unix
4 2 (6.06%) Windows
4 2 (6.06%) Windows Server
4 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) DevOps
2 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (12.12%) Scrum
3 4 (12.12%) Web Development
4 2 (6.06%) Automation Testing
4 2 (6.06%) Configuration Management
4 2 (6.06%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (6.06%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (6.06%) Front End Development
4 2 (6.06%) ITIL
4 2 (6.06%) Load Balancing
4 2 (6.06%) Performance Testing
4 2 (6.06%) Server Virtualisation
4 2 (6.06%) Test Planning
5 1 (3.03%) Analytics
5 1 (3.03%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 19 (57.58%) Java
2 17 (51.52%) Python
3 15 (45.45%) PHP
4 12 (36.36%) JavaScript
5 8 (24.24%) C
5 8 (24.24%) SQL
6 6 (18.18%) C++
6 6 (18.18%) Shell Script
7 4 (12.12%) Ruby
8 2 (6.06%) Bash Shell
8 2 (6.06%) Korn
8 2 (6.06%) PowerShell
8 2 (6.06%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (21.21%) Degree
System Software
1 10 (30.30%) VMware Infrastructure
1 10 (30.30%) vSphere
2 9 (27.27%) Hyper-V
3 8 (24.24%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (6.06%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 5 (15.15%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (6.06%) Ansible
2 2 (6.06%) Puppet
3 1 (3.03%) Nagios
Vendors
1 10 (30.30%) VMware
2 9 (27.27%) Red Hat
3 8 (24.24%) NetApp
4 3 (9.09%) Oracle
5 2 (6.06%) Atlassian
5 2 (6.06%) F5
5 2 (6.06%) IBM
5 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
5 2 (6.06%) SaltStack
6 1 (3.03%) Hortonworks