The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 65 70 77
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +7
Permanent jobs citing Perl 10 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 1.55% 0.17% 0.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.52% 0.28% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 5
Median salary £41,500 £54,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.85% +55.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £54,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,500 £36,500
UK excluding London median salary £48,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+7.77% +5.88%
Perl
South 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 Somerset region.

Programming Languages Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
397 351 429
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 61.46% 58.31% 55.50%
Number of salaries quoted 358 311 386
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Perl
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Perl Salary Trend in Somerset

Perl
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Perl across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Perl Salary Histogram in Somerset

Perl
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
Bath - 10 £41,500 -
Perl
South West

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

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

1 17 (100.00%) Python
2 16 (94.12%) Continuous Integration
2 16 (94.12%) DevOps
3 15 (88.24%) Configuration Management
3 15 (88.24%) Linux
4 14 (82.35%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (82.35%) Puppet
5 13 (76.47%) Ansible
5 13 (76.47%) Java
5 13 (76.47%) FreeBSD
5 13 (76.47%) Telecoms
5 13 (76.47%) Groovy
5 13 (76.47%) REST
5 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (76.47%) TDD
6 12 (70.59%) Open Source
7 11 (64.71%) Digital Media
8 3 (17.65%) RESTful
8 3 (17.65%) Scala
8 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
8 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
8 3 (17.65%) Travis CI
8 3 (17.65%) Clojure
8 3 (17.65%) Jenkins
9 2 (11.76%) KVM
9 2 (11.76%) BDD
9 2 (11.76%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (11.76%) NoSQL
9 2 (11.76%) Docker
9 2 (11.76%) GitLab

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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 2 (11.76%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (5.88%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
2 2 (11.76%) Ethernet
2 2 (11.76%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.88%) CouchDB
2 1 (5.88%) MySQL
2 1 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (5.88%) Redis
2 1 (5.88%) Riak
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Jenkins
1 3 (17.65%) Travis CI
2 2 (11.76%) GitLab
3 1 (5.88%) Cucumber
3 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.88%) MSI
3 1 (5.88%) Selenium
General
1 13 (76.47%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.88%) Electronics
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (76.47%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Java Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Java Software Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Software Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Java Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Software Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) DevOps Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) DevOps Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Linux DevOps Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (76.47%) REST
2 3 (17.65%) RESTful
3 2 (11.76%) Web Services
4 1 (5.88%) Gherkin
4 1 (5.88%) LAMP
4 1 (5.88%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 11 (64.71%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 15 (88.24%) Linux
2 13 (76.47%) FreeBSD
3 2 (11.76%) Unix
4 1 (5.88%) Debian
4 1 (5.88%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (94.12%) Continuous Integration
1 16 (94.12%) DevOps
2 15 (88.24%) Configuration Management
3 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (76.47%) TDD
4 12 (70.59%) Open Source
5 2 (11.76%) BDD
5 2 (11.76%) OO
5 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.88%) Analytics
6 1 (5.88%) Automated Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.88%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (5.88%) Digital Analytics
6 1 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (5.88%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (5.88%) Programme Management
6 1 (5.88%) Test Automation
6 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) Python
2 13 (76.47%) Groovy
2 13 (76.47%) Java
3 3 (17.65%) Clojure
3 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
3 3 (17.65%) Scala
4 2 (11.76%) Bash Shell
4 2 (11.76%) Erlang
5 1 (5.88%) C#
5 1 (5.88%) Ruby
5 1 (5.88%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Docker
1 2 (11.76%) KVM
1 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (11.76%) Xen
Systems Management
1 14 (82.35%) Opscode Chef
1 14 (82.35%) Puppet
2 13 (76.47%) Ansible
3 1 (5.88%) CFEngine
3 1 (5.88%) Ganeti
3 1 (5.88%) Marathon
3 1 (5.88%) Mesos
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) VMware
2 1 (5.88%) SAP