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

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 58 62 60
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Permanent jobs citing Perl 20 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.82% 0.41% 0.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.85% 0.87% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 2
Median salary £36,750 £40,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.12% +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £40,000 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £40,000 £43,750
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
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
412 230 292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 58.19% 46.65% 55.83%
Number of salaries quoted 271 178 234
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £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
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Perl across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

Perl Salary Histogram 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 2 December 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 17 £34,500 -13.75%
Perl
North West

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 25 (83.33%) Python
2 20 (66.67%) Linux
3 17 (56.67%) Bash Shell
4 14 (46.67%) Git (software)
4 14 (46.67%) Windows
5 12 (40.00%) C++
5 12 (40.00%) PHP
5 12 (40.00%) SQL
5 12 (40.00%) Configuration Management
5 12 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (40.00%) Jenkins
6 11 (36.67%) CentOS
6 11 (36.67%) Apache
6 11 (36.67%) JavaScript
7 10 (33.33%) Subversion
8 9 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (30.00%) Puppet
8 9 (30.00%) Windows Server
9 8 (26.67%) Ruby
9 8 (26.67%) QA
9 8 (26.67%) XML
9 8 (26.67%) Games
10 7 (23.33%) Debian
10 7 (23.33%) C#
10 7 (23.33%) Java
10 7 (23.33%) PowerShell
10 7 (23.33%) JSON
10 7 (23.33%) Opscode Chef
10 7 (23.33%) Game Development
10 7 (23.33%) MSBuild

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 11 (36.67%) Apache
2 5 (16.67%) IIS
2 5 (16.67%) nginx
3 4 (13.33%) Tomcat
4 3 (10.00%) CMS
4 3 (10.00%) Drupal
4 3 (10.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Office
2 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Magento
1 3 (10.00%) OpenCart
1 3 (10.00%) osCommerce
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) PuTTY
1 1 (3.33%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (16.67%) MySQL
3 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.33%) DB2
4 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 14 (46.67%) Git (software)
2 12 (40.00%) Jenkins
3 10 (33.33%) Subversion
4 7 (23.33%) MSBuild
5 6 (20.00%) NuGet
5 6 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (16.67%) JIRA
7 3 (10.00%) Bazaar
7 3 (10.00%) Mercurial
7 3 (10.00%) PhantomJS
7 3 (10.00%) PHPUnit
8 1 (3.33%) Ant
8 1 (3.33%) Cucumber
8 1 (3.33%) JMeter
8 1 (3.33%) RubyMine
8 1 (3.33%) Selenium
8 1 (3.33%) TortoiseSVN
8 1 (3.33%) WATIR
General
1 8 (26.67%) Games
2 4 (13.33%) Banking
2 4 (13.33%) Finance
3 2 (6.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (33.33%) Release Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) Administrator
2 6 (20.00%) Applications Support
2 6 (20.00%) Developer
3 5 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
3 5 (16.67%) Linux Support
3 5 (16.67%) Windows Administrator
4 4 (13.33%) HPUX Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Linux Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Windows Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Magento Developer
5 3 (10.00%) PHP Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Build Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Test Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Configuration Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (26.67%) XML
2 7 (23.33%) JSON
3 5 (16.67%) AngularJS
3 5 (16.67%) LAPP Stack
3 5 (16.67%) Node.js
3 5 (16.67%) Symfony
4 3 (10.00%) CakePHP
4 3 (10.00%) CSS
4 3 (10.00%) CSS3
4 3 (10.00%) HTML
4 3 (10.00%) HTML5
4 3 (10.00%) jQuery
4 3 (10.00%) Laravel
4 3 (10.00%) MooTools
5 2 (6.67%) LAMP
5 2 (6.67%) WebSockets
6 1 (3.33%) Gherkin
6 1 (3.33%) STL
6 1 (3.33%) Web Services
6 1 (3.33%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) User Experience
2 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.33%) iPad
3 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 20 (66.67%) Linux
2 14 (46.67%) Windows
3 11 (36.67%) CentOS
4 9 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (30.00%) Windows Server
5 7 (23.33%) Debian
6 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (13.33%) Fedora
7 4 (13.33%) HPUX
7 4 (13.33%) Ubuntu
7 4 (13.33%) Unix
8 2 (6.67%) Android
8 2 (6.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) Configuration Management
1 12 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (23.33%) Game Development
3 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (20.00%) Automation Testing
4 5 (16.67%) Problem Management
5 4 (13.33%) Scrum
6 3 (10.00%) Build Automation
6 3 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (10.00%) E-Commerce
6 3 (10.00%) OO
6 3 (10.00%) OO PHP
6 3 (10.00%) Web Development
7 2 (6.67%) Integration Testing
8 1 (3.33%) BDD
8 1 (3.33%) Multithreading
8 1 (3.33%) Open Source
8 1 (3.33%) Software Testing
8 1 (3.33%) TDD
8 1 (3.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 25 (83.33%) Python
2 17 (56.67%) Bash Shell
3 12 (40.00%) C++
3 12 (40.00%) PHP
3 12 (40.00%) SQL
4 11 (36.67%) JavaScript
5 8 (26.67%) Ruby
6 7 (23.33%) C#
6 7 (23.33%) Java
6 7 (23.33%) PowerShell
7 4 (13.33%) Bourne shell
7 4 (13.33%) Korn
8 3 (10.00%) Shell Script
8 3 (10.00%) T-SQL
9 1 (3.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (26.67%) QA
System Software
1 5 (16.67%) Varnish
2 2 (6.67%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (30.00%) Puppet
2 7 (23.33%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (16.67%) Backup Exec
3 5 (16.67%) Cacti
3 5 (16.67%) Munin
3 5 (16.67%) Nagios
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.33%) HP
2 4 (13.33%) Red Hat
3 3 (10.00%) Zend
4 2 (6.67%) Oracle
5 1 (3.33%) Perforce
5 1 (3.33%) VMware