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

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 77 104 98
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -6
Permanent jobs citing Perl 8 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.82% 0.18% 0.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.80% 0.30% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 7
Median salary £35,000 £26,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+34.61% -48.00%
UK excluding London median salary £46,500 £42,500 £41,825
% change year-on-year
+9.41% +1.61%
Perl
South East

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
444 662 594
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 45.59% 59.86% 52.94%
Number of salaries quoted 396 598 528
Median salary £38,000 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,500 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
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 30 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
Sevenoaks - 6 £35,000 -
Tunbridge Wells - 2 £45,000 -
Perl
South East

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 30 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 Kent region with a requirement for Perl.

1 13 (81.25%) Linux
2 8 (50.00%) Open Source
3 7 (43.75%) Puppet
3 7 (43.75%) Shell Script
4 6 (37.50%) Mac OS X
4 6 (37.50%) Windows
4 6 (37.50%) Python
4 6 (37.50%) SNMP
4 6 (37.50%) Bash Shell
4 6 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (31.25%) Vagrant
5 5 (31.25%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (31.25%) DevOps
5 5 (31.25%) VPN
5 5 (31.25%) Nagios
5 5 (31.25%) Ruby
6 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (25.00%) Statistics
6 4 (25.00%) Wireless
6 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 4 (25.00%) Tomcat
6 4 (25.00%) SoftLayer
6 4 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (25.00%) Cloud Foundry
6 4 (25.00%) Jenkins
6 4 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (18.75%) Computer Security
7 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (18.75%) Grails
7 3 (18.75%) Splunk

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 4 (25.00%) Cloud Foundry
1 4 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (12.50%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 6 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (25.00%) SoftLayer
3 3 (18.75%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) SNMP
2 5 (31.25%) VPN
3 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 4 (25.00%) Wireless
4 3 (18.75%) Internet
4 3 (18.75%) LAN
4 3 (18.75%) SSL
4 3 (18.75%) WAN
5 2 (12.50%) DNS
5 2 (12.50%) Firewall
5 2 (12.50%) LDAP
5 2 (12.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Vagrant
2 4 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (12.50%) Gatling
3 2 (12.50%) JMeter
3 2 (12.50%) LoadRunner
3 2 (12.50%) Selenium
3 2 (12.50%) TestNG
3 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Administrator
1 8 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
2 7 (43.75%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 4 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) Automation Tester
4 2 (12.50%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 2 (12.50%) Selenium Tester
4 2 (12.50%) Tester
5 1 (6.25%) AWS DevOps
5 1 (6.25%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Flex Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior DevOps
5 1 (6.25%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Linux Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) Grails
1 3 (18.75%) Ruby on Rails
1 3 (18.75%) Spring
2 2 (12.50%) .NET
2 2 (12.50%) Ajax
2 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 2 (12.50%) HTML
3 1 (6.25%) Adobe AIR
3 1 (6.25%) Apache Flex
3 1 (6.25%) Flash
3 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Statistics
2 3 (18.75%) Cryptography
2 3 (18.75%) PKI
3 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.25%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 13 (81.25%) Linux
2 6 (37.50%) Mac OS X
2 6 (37.50%) Windows
3 2 (12.50%) Solaris
3 2 (12.50%) Unix
4 1 (6.25%) CentOS
4 1 (6.25%) FreeBSD
4 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Open Source
2 5 (31.25%) DevOps
3 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (18.75%) Analytics
4 3 (18.75%) Computer Security
4 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce
5 2 (12.50%) Agile Testing
5 2 (12.50%) CRM
5 2 (12.50%) Defect Management
5 2 (12.50%) Functional Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Kanban
5 2 (12.50%) Mobile Development
5 2 (12.50%) Non-Functional Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Scrum
5 2 (12.50%) SDLC
5 2 (12.50%) Test Automation
5 2 (12.50%) Workflow
5 2 (12.50%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) Shell Script
2 6 (37.50%) Bash Shell
2 6 (37.50%) Python
3 5 (31.25%) Ruby
4 3 (18.75%) PHP
5 2 (12.50%) Java
5 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 2 (12.50%) VB
5 2 (12.50%) VBScript
6 1 (6.25%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) ISEB
2 2 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (12.50%) Xen
3 1 (6.25%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (43.75%) Puppet
2 5 (31.25%) Nagios
2 5 (31.25%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (12.50%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Red Hat
1 3 (18.75%) Splunk
1 3 (18.75%) VMware
2 1 (6.25%) Adobe
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco
2 1 (6.25%) Juniper