The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Perl
South East / Kent
Rank 84 101 96
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -5
Permanent jobs citing Perl 3 1 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.36% 0.089% 1.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.65% 0.17% 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 10
Median salary £60,000 - £59,750
90% offered a salary of more than £52,000 - £51,850
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 - £70,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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

Programming Languages Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
459 590 614
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 55.64% 52.26% 59.67%
Number of salaries quoted 367 510 553
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -9.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Perl
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Perl Salary Trend in Kent

Perl
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Perl across the Kent region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

Perl Salary Histogram in Kent

Perl
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the Kent region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 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
Tunbridge Wells - 1 £50,000 -
Perl
South East

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 Kent region with a requirement for Perl.

1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (100.00%) Puppet
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Line Management
2 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 2 (66.67%) Contingency Planning
2 2 (66.67%) Ansible
2 2 (66.67%) NFS
2 2 (66.67%) YAML
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) LDAP
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) AIX
2 2 (66.67%) Solaris
2 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) Cryptography
3 1 (33.33%) Spring
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (33.33%) SNMP
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) SSL
3 1 (33.33%) Nagios

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 1 (33.33%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) IBM Cloud
1 1 (33.33%) SoftLayer
1 1 (33.33%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) LDAP
2 1 (33.33%) SNMP
2 1 (33.33%) SSL
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) AWS DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) AWS Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Unix Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Unix Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Unix Scripter
2 1 (33.33%) Unix Scripting Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) YAML
2 1 (33.33%) Grails
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) AIX
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Solaris
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Contingency Planning
2 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (66.67%) Line Management
2 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Security
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Cryptography
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Puppet
2 2 (66.67%) Ansible
3 1 (33.33%) Nagios
3 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Splunk