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 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 57 53 66
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +13
Permanent jobs citing Perl 10 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.68% 1.10% 0.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.41% 2.40% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 2
Median salary £36,000 - £33,750
90% offered a salary of more than £35,900 - £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 - £36,750
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +7.14%
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
293 208 342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 49.33% 45.81% 54.98%
Number of salaries quoted 238 161 299
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 24 August 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 - 10 £36,000 -
Perl
North West

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 13 (100.00%) Python
2 12 (92.31%) Linux
3 11 (84.62%) Bash Shell
4 10 (76.92%) Git (software)
4 10 (76.92%) SQL
4 10 (76.92%) JavaScript
4 10 (76.92%) PHP
4 10 (76.92%) Subversion
5 8 (61.54%) Debian
5 8 (61.54%) CentOS
5 8 (61.54%) Windows
5 8 (61.54%) Apache
5 8 (61.54%) Configuration Management
5 8 (61.54%) nginx
6 7 (53.85%) Munin
6 7 (53.85%) Varnish
6 7 (53.85%) Puppet
6 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (53.85%) Windows Server
6 7 (53.85%) Nagios
6 7 (53.85%) C#
6 7 (53.85%) C++
6 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (53.85%) Problem Management
6 7 (53.85%) Backup Exec
7 6 (46.15%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (46.15%) JSON
7 6 (46.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (46.15%) XML
7 6 (46.15%) LAPP Stack

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 8 (61.54%) Apache
1 8 (61.54%) nginx
2 3 (23.08%) CMS
2 3 (23.08%) Drupal
2 3 (23.08%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Magento
1 3 (23.08%) OpenCart
1 3 (23.08%) osCommerce
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) MRTG
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (23.08%) MySQL
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
3 1 (7.69%) DB2
Development Applications
1 10 (76.92%) Git (software)
1 10 (76.92%) Subversion
2 6 (46.15%) Jenkins
3 3 (23.08%) Bazaar
3 3 (23.08%) Mercurial
3 3 (23.08%) PhantomJS
3 3 (23.08%) PHPUnit
4 1 (7.69%) MSBuild
General
1 2 (15.38%) Advertising
1 2 (15.38%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Administrator
1 7 (53.85%) Applications Support
1 7 (53.85%) Linux Administrator
1 7 (53.85%) Linux Support
2 6 (46.15%) Windows Administrator
3 3 (23.08%) Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Magento Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Build and Configuration Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Build Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Configuration Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) PHP Developer
4 1 (7.69%) PHP Magento Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Release Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) AngularJS
1 6 (46.15%) JSON
1 6 (46.15%) LAPP Stack
1 6 (46.15%) XML
2 3 (23.08%) CakePHP
2 3 (23.08%) CSS
2 3 (23.08%) CSS3
2 3 (23.08%) HTML
2 3 (23.08%) HTML5
2 3 (23.08%) jQuery
2 3 (23.08%) Laravel
2 3 (23.08%) MooTools
2 3 (23.08%) Node.js
2 3 (23.08%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) User Experience
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Linux
2 8 (61.54%) CentOS
2 8 (61.54%) Debian
2 8 (61.54%) Windows
3 7 (53.85%) Windows Server
3 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (46.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Configuration Management
2 7 (53.85%) Problem Management
3 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
3 3 (23.08%) ITIL
3 3 (23.08%) OO
3 3 (23.08%) OO PHP
3 3 (23.08%) Web Development
4 2 (15.38%) Build Automation
4 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.69%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (7.69%) Open Source
5 1 (7.69%) Open Source Development
5 1 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) Python
2 11 (84.62%) Bash Shell
3 10 (76.92%) JavaScript
3 10 (76.92%) PHP
3 10 (76.92%) SQL
4 7 (53.85%) C#
4 7 (53.85%) C++
5 3 (23.08%) Shell Script
5 3 (23.08%) T-SQL
6 2 (15.38%) Java
7 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
7 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
7 1 (7.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (53.85%) Varnish
2 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
2 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.69%) Squid
3 1 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (53.85%) Backup Exec
1 7 (53.85%) Munin
1 7 (53.85%) Nagios
1 7 (53.85%) Puppet
2 6 (46.15%) Cacti
2 6 (46.15%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (7.69%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Cisco
1 3 (23.08%) Citrix
1 3 (23.08%) F5
1 3 (23.08%) VMware
1 3 (23.08%) Zend
2 2 (15.38%) HP
2 2 (15.38%) Red Hat
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle
3 1 (7.69%) Perforce
3 1 (7.69%) SaltStack