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

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 49 53 69
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +16
Permanent jobs citing Perl 4 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.98% 1.82% 0.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.16% 3.61% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 6
Median salary £32,500 £32,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.56% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £31,050 £36,250
10% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £40,500 £110,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +6.87%
Perl
North West

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

Programming Languages Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
185 249 398
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 45.12% 50.30% 59.58%
Number of salaries quoted 144 201 366
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,200 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.91%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Perl
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Perl Salary Trend in Merseyside

Perl
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 3 May 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
Liverpool +6 4 £32,500 +1.56%
Perl
North West

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Perl.

1 7 (77.78%) Linux
1 7 (77.78%) Python
1 7 (77.78%) HP
1 7 (77.78%) Bash Shell
2 6 (66.67%) Puppet
2 6 (66.67%) Ruby
2 6 (66.67%) Squid
2 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (66.67%) Citrix
2 6 (66.67%) Apache
2 6 (66.67%) PHP
2 6 (66.67%) VMware
3 5 (55.56%) Debian
3 5 (55.56%) Cisco
3 5 (55.56%) Nagios
3 5 (55.56%) Configuration Management
3 5 (55.56%) ITIL
3 5 (55.56%) Windows
3 5 (55.56%) CentOS
3 5 (55.56%) Hyper-V
3 5 (55.56%) Munin
3 5 (55.56%) Zenoss
3 5 (55.56%) nginx
3 5 (55.56%) MRTG
3 5 (55.56%) F5
3 5 (55.56%) SaltStack
4 4 (44.44%) Varnish
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
4 4 (44.44%) LAPP Stack
4 4 (44.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 6 (66.67%) Apache
2 5 (55.56%) nginx
3 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) MRTG
2 1 (11.11%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) NAS
2 1 (11.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Administrator
1 6 (66.67%) Linux Administrator
1 6 (66.67%) Linux Support
2 4 (44.44%) IT Administrator
2 4 (44.44%) IT Support
3 2 (22.22%) Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Applications Support
4 1 (11.11%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) AWS Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) LAPP Stack
2 2 (22.22%) .NET
2 2 (22.22%) HTML
3 1 (11.11%) Gearman
3 1 (11.11%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) CentOS
2 5 (55.56%) Debian
2 5 (55.56%) Windows
3 4 (44.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Configuration Management
1 5 (55.56%) ITIL
2 4 (44.44%) Problem Management
3 2 (22.22%) Workflow
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) Bash Shell
1 7 (77.78%) Python
2 6 (66.67%) PHP
2 6 (66.67%) Ruby
3 3 (33.33%) Java
4 2 (22.22%) C#
4 2 (22.22%) Groovy
5 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
5 1 (11.11%) SQL
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Squid
1 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (55.56%) Hyper-V
3 4 (44.44%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 6 (66.67%) Puppet
2 5 (55.56%) Munin
2 5 (55.56%) Nagios
2 5 (55.56%) Zenoss
3 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) HP
2 6 (66.67%) Citrix
2 6 (66.67%) VMware
3 5 (55.56%) Cisco
3 5 (55.56%) F5
3 5 (55.56%) SaltStack
4 1 (11.11%) Red Hat