The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 1 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Perl
UK
Rank 177 157 144
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -13
Permanent jobs citing Perl 1556 2119 2327
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.88% 2.07% 2.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.47% 4.00% 4.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1226 1768 1728
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £33,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +0.58%

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

Programming Languages Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
44820 52931 54033
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 54.09% 51.78% 50.46%
Number of salaries quoted 38193 45539 46183
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Perl
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Perl within the UK.

Perl Salary Trend in the UK

Perl
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Perl over the 3 months to 1 March 2017 within the UK.

Perl Salary Histogram in the UK

Perl
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the UK over the 3 months to 1 March 2017. 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 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
England -11 1492 £51,000 -2.85% 274
London -15 699 £62,500 +4.16% 110
South East -5 306 £45,000 -10.00% 76
East of England +18 190 £45,000 +3.11% 36
Cambridgeshire +15 129 £45,000 +12.50% 23
City of London +17 125 £62,500 +8.69% 34
Cambridge +10 124 £45,000 +12.50% 17
North West +43 110 £40,000 +14.28% 21
Berkshire +13 94 £50,000 -9.09% 18
South West +1 94 £45,000 +12.50% 12
Manchester +30 92 £40,000 -15.78% 17
Hampshire -3 65 £42,500 - 25
Surrey -12 65 £50,000 +11.11% 22
Reading +16 59 £50,000 -9.09% 12
Oxfordshire +9 50 £45,000 -10.00% 7
Scotland -2 44 £35,000 -17.64% 8
Gloucestershire -19 39 £47,500 +10.46% 3
East Midlands +6 35 £46,250 +23.33% 2
Hertfordshire -8 35 £47,500 -5.00% 4
Yorkshire -36 31 £50,000 +14.28% 9
Oxford +23 30 £40,000 -15.34% 2
Bristol +16 30 £57,500 +43.75% 7
Edinburgh -4 26 £35,000 -17.64% 5
Nottinghamshire +10 25 £41,250 +11.48% 1
Essex +28 23 £31,498 -33.68% 9
West Midlands +11 21 £62,500 +47.05% 8
Gloucester +14 20 £37,500 -24.24% 3
Staines +8 20 £70,000 +55.55% 2
Fareham +8 18 £37,500 -44.44% 4
West Yorkshire -23 17 £51,250 +13.88% 2

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 March 2017, 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 with a requirement for Perl.

1 2428 (70.17%) Python
2 2164 (62.54%) Linux
3 1432 (41.39%) Java
4 1161 (33.55%) Bash Shell
5 1009 (29.16%) Unix
6 939 (27.14%) Ruby
7 923 (26.68%) Puppet
8 918 (26.53%) Agile Software Development
9 910 (26.30%) SQL
10 863 (24.94%) DevOps
11 812 (23.47%) MySQL
12 810 (23.41%) Finance
13 775 (22.40%) Windows
14 711 (20.55%) PHP
15 676 (19.54%) Oracle
16 656 (18.96%) Opscode Chef
17 639 (18.47%) Amazon AWS
17 639 (18.47%) C++
18 637 (18.41%) JavaScript
19 618 (17.86%) Degree
20 617 (17.83%) Red Hat
21 568 (16.42%) VMware
21 568 (16.42%) Ansible
22 537 (15.52%) Apache
23 497 (14.36%) Jenkins
24 492 (14.22%) Continuous Integration
25 484 (13.99%) Configuration Management
26 482 (13.93%) C
27 449 (12.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
28 445 (12.86%) C#

Perl
Top Related IT Skills 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
1 537 (15.52%) Apache
2 412 (11.91%) Tomcat
3 257 (7.43%) JBoss
4 197 (5.69%) OpenStack
5 181 (5.23%) WebLogic
6 169 (4.88%) Elasticsearch
7 167 (4.83%) Apache Spark
8 156 (4.51%) WebSphere
9 123 (3.55%) nginx
10 122 (3.53%) IIS
11 89 (2.57%) Confluence
12 87 (2.51%) Jetty
13 70 (2.02%) Apache Solr
14 66 (1.91%) Apache Pig
15 54 (1.56%) Drupal
16 38 (1.10%) CMS
17 31 (0.90%) MS Exchange
18 30 (0.87%) WebSphere Application Server
19 28 (0.81%) WordPress
20 21 (0.61%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 145 (4.19%) MS Excel
2 52 (1.50%) MS Office
3 13 (0.38%) MS Visio
4 11 (0.32%) SPSS
5 8 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.12%) CATIA
6 4 (0.12%) Siemens NX
7 3 (0.087%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.058%) FrameMaker
8 2 (0.058%) MS PowerPoint
9 1 (0.029%) Blender
9 1 (0.029%) Weka
Business Applications
1 21 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 18 (0.52%) Magento
3 7 (0.20%) Summit
4 6 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
5 5 (0.14%) Relativity
6 4 (0.12%) OpenCart
6 4 (0.12%) Teamcenter
7 3 (0.087%) Eikon
7 3 (0.087%) FLEXCUBE
7 3 (0.087%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 3 (0.087%) Temenos T24
8 2 (0.058%) Concordance
8 2 (0.058%) CSG Singleview
8 2 (0.058%) osCommerce
8 2 (0.058%) PeopleSoft CRM
8 2 (0.058%) Ringtail
8 2 (0.058%) RMDS
9 1 (0.029%) Advent Geneva
9 1 (0.029%) Bloomberg TOMS
9 1 (0.029%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 639 (18.47%) Amazon AWS
2 198 (5.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 147 (4.25%) SaaS
4 100 (2.89%) Amazon EC2
5 77 (2.23%) AWS CloudFormation
6 54 (1.56%) Amazon S3
6 54 (1.56%) PaaS
7 44 (1.27%) GitHub
8 43 (1.24%) Cloud Computing
9 41 (1.18%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 41 (1.18%) IaaS
10 31 (0.90%) Amazon SQS
11 28 (0.81%) OpenShift
12 27 (0.78%) Azure Active Directory
13 21 (0.61%) Sumo Logic
14 19 (0.55%) Office 365
15 16 (0.46%) Amazon ELB
15 16 (0.46%) AWS Lambda
16 14 (0.40%) IBM Cloud
16 14 (0.40%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 311 (8.99%) DNS
2 300 (8.67%) TCP/IP
3 251 (7.25%) Internet
4 247 (7.14%) Firewall
5 175 (5.06%) LDAP
6 125 (3.61%) SAN
7 121 (3.50%) HTTP
8 119 (3.44%) DHCP
9 97 (2.80%) SSL
10 81 (2.34%) Wireless
11 78 (2.25%) WAN
12 76 (2.20%) SMTP
13 67 (1.94%) BGP
13 67 (1.94%) Network Security
14 64 (1.85%) LAN
15 59 (1.71%) NAS
16 58 (1.68%) VPN
17 53 (1.53%) SNMP
18 51 (1.47%) Intrusion Detection
19 44 (1.27%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 812 (23.47%) MySQL
2 331 (9.57%) SQL Server
3 279 (8.06%) Big Data
4 275 (7.95%) Hadoop
5 237 (6.85%) MongoDB
6 228 (6.59%) NoSQL
7 226 (6.53%) Relational Database
8 210 (6.07%) PostgreSQL
9 144 (4.16%) RDBMS
10 100 (2.89%) Apache Cassandra
11 94 (2.72%) Redis
12 89 (2.57%) Oracle Database
13 75 (2.17%) Apache Hive
14 62 (1.79%) Couchbase
14 62 (1.79%) Riak
15 51 (1.47%) Amazon RDS
16 46 (1.33%) HBase
17 38 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
18 30 (0.87%) Data Mining
18 30 (0.87%) GIS
Development Applications
1 497 (14.36%) Jenkins
2 403 (11.65%) Git (software)
3 203 (5.87%) JIRA
4 184 (5.32%) Subversion
5 122 (3.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 110 (3.18%) TeamCity
7 108 (3.12%) Selenium
8 102 (2.95%) Maven
9 89 (2.57%) Cucumber
10 81 (2.34%) Vagrant
11 77 (2.23%) Ant
12 75 (2.17%) Hudson
13 59 (1.71%) Team Foundation Server
14 46 (1.33%) Octopus Deploy
15 44 (1.27%) JUnit
16 34 (0.98%) MSBuild
17 31 (0.90%) Travis CI
18 27 (0.78%) WebDriver
19 25 (0.72%) SpecFlow
20 24 (0.69%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 810 (23.41%) Finance
2 381 (11.01%) Banking
3 198 (5.72%) Telecoms
4 155 (4.48%) Retail
5 125 (3.61%) Front Office
6 88 (2.54%) Investment Banking
7 74 (2.14%) Financial Institution
8 69 (1.99%) Marketing
9 61 (1.76%) Publishing
10 58 (1.68%) Electronics
11 49 (1.42%) Advertising
12 46 (1.33%) Military
13 44 (1.27%) Games
14 42 (1.21%) Manufacturing
15 38 (1.10%) Back Office
16 36 (1.04%) Legal
17 17 (0.49%) Aerospace
18 12 (0.35%) Automotive
19 11 (0.32%) German Language
20 10 (0.29%) Law
Job Titles
1 742 (21.45%) Developer
2 504 (14.57%) Linux Engineer
3 440 (12.72%) DevOps Engineer
4 330 (9.54%) Administrator
5 257 (7.43%) Systems Administrator
6 244 (7.05%) Software Engineer
7 237 (6.85%) Linux Administrator
8 210 (6.07%) Analyst
9 197 (5.69%) Java Developer
10 192 (5.55%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 163 (4.71%) Linux/Unix DevOps
12 162 (4.68%) Systems Engineer
13 160 (4.62%) Software Developer
14 151 (4.36%) AWS Engineer
15 137 (3.96%) Linux DevOps Engineer
16 136 (3.93%) Support Engineer
17 134 (3.87%) Applications Support
18 132 (3.82%) Test Engineer
19 123 (3.55%) Consultant
20 117 (3.38%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 357 (10.32%) HTML
2 317 (9.16%) LAMP
3 313 (9.05%) CSS
4 309 (8.93%) .NET
5 275 (7.95%) Web Services
6 200 (5.78%) XML
7 192 (5.55%) AngularJS
8 163 (4.71%) Middleware
9 138 (3.99%) jQuery
10 136 (3.93%) Spring
11 119 (3.44%) Node.js
12 113 (3.27%) HTML5
13 111 (3.21%) Elastic Stack
14 106 (3.06%) J2EE
15 103 (2.98%) Hibernate
16 98 (2.83%) React
17 94 (2.72%) Java EE
18 80 (2.31%) Symfony
19 79 (2.28%) REST
20 77 (2.23%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 378 (10.92%) Computer Science
2 231 (6.68%) Analytical Skills
3 216 (6.24%) Data Centre
4 186 (5.38%) Fintech
5 115 (3.32%) Clustering
6 86 (2.49%) Linux Command Line
7 79 (2.28%) Management Information System
8 75 (2.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 70 (2.02%) PKI
10 68 (1.97%) Hedge funds
11 67 (1.94%) Derivative
12 62 (1.79%) Data Structures
13 60 (1.73%) Mobile App
14 58 (1.68%) Algorithms
15 54 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
16 53 (1.53%) Equities
17 51 (1.47%) Fixed Income
18 46 (1.33%) User Experience
19 34 (0.98%) Private Cloud
20 33 (0.95%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2164 (62.54%) Linux
2 1009 (29.16%) Unix
3 775 (22.40%) Windows
4 449 (12.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 304 (8.79%) CentOS
6 187 (5.40%) Solaris
7 176 (5.09%) Android
8 163 (4.71%) Windows Server
9 143 (4.13%) Apple iOS
10 131 (3.79%) Ubuntu
11 73 (2.11%) Debian
12 57 (1.65%) Windows Server 2008
13 56 (1.62%) Windows Server 2012
14 46 (1.33%) AIX
15 43 (1.24%) SUSE
16 27 (0.78%) Fedora
17 23 (0.66%) Windows Server 2003
18 21 (0.61%) VMS
19 20 (0.58%) Mac OS
19 20 (0.58%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 918 (26.53%) Agile Software Development
2 863 (24.94%) DevOps
3 492 (14.22%) Continuous Integration
4 484 (13.99%) Configuration Management
5 419 (12.11%) Software Engineering
6 364 (10.52%) Scrum
7 302 (8.73%) Open Source
8 276 (7.98%) Mentoring
9 265 (7.66%) OO
10 249 (7.20%) SDLC
11 242 (6.99%) Analytics
12 226 (6.53%) Web Development
13 206 (5.95%) TDD
14 189 (5.46%) Information Security
15 185 (5.35%) Project Management
16 171 (4.94%) ITIL
17 166 (4.80%) Performance Tuning
18 151 (4.36%) Disaster Recovery
19 150 (4.34%) Migration
20 149 (4.31%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2428 (70.17%) Python
2 1432 (41.39%) Java
3 1161 (33.55%) Bash Shell
4 939 (27.14%) Ruby
5 910 (26.30%) SQL
6 711 (20.55%) PHP
7 639 (18.47%) C++
8 637 (18.41%) JavaScript
9 482 (13.93%) C
10 445 (12.86%) C#
11 394 (11.39%) PowerShell
12 296 (8.55%) Shell Script
13 151 (4.36%) Go
14 108 (3.12%) Korn
15 95 (2.75%) PL/SQL
16 66 (1.91%) Scala
17 65 (1.88%) VB
18 58 (1.68%) Bourne shell
19 56 (1.62%) Tcl
20 53 (1.53%) AWK
Qualifications
1 618 (17.86%) Degree
2 196 (5.66%) Security Cleared
3 95 (2.75%) DV Cleared
4 82 (2.37%) SC Cleared
5 62 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
6 54 (1.56%) AWS Certification
7 51 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
8 42 (1.21%) CISSP
9 37 (1.07%) CCNA
10 36 (1.04%) OSCP
11 33 (0.95%) CEH
12 32 (0.92%) GIAC
12 32 (0.92%) RHCE
13 31 (0.90%) CCNP
14 29 (0.84%) CREST Certified
14 29 (0.84%) PhD
15 28 (0.81%) CISA
16 24 (0.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 22 (0.64%) ISTQB
18 21 (0.61%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 213 (6.16%) QA
2 67 (1.94%) PCI DSS
3 49 (1.42%) SLA
4 39 (1.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 14 (0.40%) JTAG
6 12 (0.35%) MISRA
6 12 (0.35%) PMO
7 11 (0.32%) SDET
8 10 (0.29%) MiFID
9 8 (0.23%) Data Quality
10 5 (0.14%) COBIT
10 5 (0.14%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 4 (0.12%) ISO 9001
11 4 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 3 (0.087%) IEC 61508
13 2 (0.058%) Cyber Essentials
13 2 (0.058%) GCP
14 1 (0.029%) FISMA
14 1 (0.029%) GPG13
14 1 (0.029%) MISRA C
System Software
1 431 (12.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 325 (9.39%) Docker
3 196 (5.66%) Active Directory
4 133 (3.84%) Hyper-V
5 93 (2.69%) NFS
6 60 (1.73%) KVM
7 54 (1.56%) vSphere
8 53 (1.53%) Xen
9 51 (1.47%) Virtual Machines
10 39 (1.13%) iptables
11 37 (1.07%) vCloud
11 37 (1.07%) VMware ESX
12 35 (1.01%) Postfix
13 34 (0.98%) Firmware
14 28 (0.81%) Varnish
14 28 (0.81%) VMware ESXi
15 25 (0.72%) Oracle RAC
15 25 (0.72%) Samba
16 21 (0.61%) Snort
17 19 (0.55%) Squid
Systems Management
1 923 (26.68%) Puppet
2 656 (18.96%) Opscode Chef
3 568 (16.42%) Ansible
4 293 (8.47%) Nagios
5 160 (4.62%) Salt
6 93 (2.69%) Terraform
7 81 (2.34%) Kibana
8 71 (2.05%) Kubernetes
9 70 (2.02%) logstash
10 62 (1.79%) Red Hat Satellite
11 59 (1.71%) ZABBIX
12 54 (1.56%) SELinux
13 41 (1.18%) Nessus
14 39 (1.13%) CFEngine
14 39 (1.13%) OpenView
15 37 (1.07%) Nmap
16 34 (0.98%) Control-M
17 33 (0.95%) Mesos
18 32 (0.92%) Cacti
19 28 (0.81%) Grafana
Vendors
1 676 (19.54%) Oracle
2 617 (17.83%) Red Hat
3 568 (16.42%) VMware
4 241 (6.97%) Microsoft
5 138 (3.99%) Splunk
6 123 (3.55%) Cisco
7 116 (3.35%) HP
8 115 (3.32%) Sybase
9 75 (2.17%) Atlassian
10 66 (1.91%) F5
10 66 (1.91%) IBM
10 66 (1.91%) NetApp
11 61 (1.76%) Google
12 58 (1.68%) Juniper
13 56 (1.62%) Sun
14 42 (1.21%) New Relic
15 39 (1.13%) Veritas
16 38 (1.10%) Murex
17 37 (1.07%) SaltStack
18 36 (1.04%) SAP
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