The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 212 178 172
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -6
Permanent jobs citing Perl 26 57 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.42% 0.96% 0.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.97% 2.02% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 8 53 36
Median salary £39,500 £52,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-24.76% +31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,350 £39,600 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,300 £65,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
Perl
England

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

Programming Languages Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2675 2821 2579
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 43.67% 47.68% 48.99%
Number of salaries quoted 2217 2500 2221
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Perl
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Perl Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Perl
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Perl across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

Perl Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Perl
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 July 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
Birmingham -39 14 £23,500 -55.23% 1
Warwickshire - 5 - -
Coventry 0 3 £43,000 +7.50% 2
Worcestershire +7 1 £42,500 -
Staffordshire - 1 £37,000 -
Perl
England

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Perl.

1 56 (83.58%) Linux
2 34 (50.75%) Unix
3 33 (49.25%) Apache
4 27 (40.30%) Python
4 27 (40.30%) Shell Script
5 26 (38.81%) SQL
6 25 (37.31%) Degree
7 24 (35.82%) LAMP
8 22 (32.84%) MySQL
8 22 (32.84%) Windows
9 21 (31.34%) Java
10 20 (29.85%) Solaris
10 20 (29.85%) Computer Science
11 18 (26.87%) Firewall
11 18 (26.87%) SAN
12 17 (25.37%) Oracle
13 16 (23.88%) IBM
13 16 (23.88%) SUSE
14 15 (22.39%) Migration
14 15 (22.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 15 (22.39%) Software Engineering
15 14 (20.90%) Puppet
15 14 (20.90%) Publishing
15 14 (20.90%) SQL Server
15 14 (20.90%) Data Centre
15 14 (20.90%) Presales
16 13 (19.40%) Oracle ZFS
16 13 (19.40%) Line Management
16 13 (19.40%) Performance Analysis
16 13 (19.40%) Continuous Improvement

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 33 (49.25%) Apache
2 12 (17.91%) Tomcat
3 5 (7.46%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (7.46%) nginx
4 3 (4.48%) Apache Solr
4 3 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (4.48%) MindAlign
4 3 (4.48%) MS Exchange
5 2 (2.99%) Apache Spark
5 2 (2.99%) Confluence
6 1 (1.49%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.49%) CMS
6 1 (1.49%) JBoss
6 1 (1.49%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.49%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.49%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (4.48%) MS Office
2 2 (2.99%) Blender
3 1 (1.49%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.49%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.48%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (4.48%) SaaS
2 2 (2.99%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.49%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.49%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (26.87%) Firewall
1 18 (26.87%) SAN
2 11 (16.42%) DNS
3 6 (8.96%) DHCP
3 6 (8.96%) Internet
4 3 (4.48%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (4.48%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (4.48%) IMAP
4 3 (4.48%) LDAP
4 3 (4.48%) OpenLDAP
4 3 (4.48%) PBX
4 3 (4.48%) S/MIME
4 3 (4.48%) SMTP
4 3 (4.48%) SSL
4 3 (4.48%) TCP/IP
4 3 (4.48%) VoIP
5 2 (2.99%) Network Security
6 1 (1.49%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.49%) HTTP
6 1 (1.49%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (32.84%) MySQL
2 14 (20.90%) SQL Server
3 13 (19.40%) DB2
4 4 (5.97%) Relational Database
5 3 (4.48%) Big Data
5 3 (4.48%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.99%) Apache Accumulo
6 2 (2.99%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (2.99%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.99%) IBM InfoSphere
6 2 (2.99%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.99%) Neo4j
7 1 (1.49%) Couchbase
7 1 (1.49%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.49%) Redis
Development Applications
1 6 (8.96%) Git (software)
2 5 (7.46%) JIRA
3 4 (5.97%) Mercurial
4 3 (4.48%) Ant
4 3 (4.48%) Cucumber
4 3 (4.48%) Hudson
4 3 (4.48%) Jenkins
4 3 (4.48%) RSpec
4 3 (4.48%) Selenium
4 3 (4.48%) WATIR
5 2 (2.99%) Maven
6 1 (1.49%) Subversion
General
1 14 (20.90%) Publishing
2 7 (10.45%) Banking
2 7 (10.45%) Finance
2 7 (10.45%) Retail
3 6 (8.96%) Investment Banking
4 4 (5.97%) Retail Banking
5 2 (2.99%) Advertising
5 2 (2.99%) Front Office
6 1 (1.49%) Local Government
6 1 (1.49%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (22.39%) Administrator
2 14 (20.90%) Technical Specialist
3 12 (17.91%) Developer
4 11 (16.42%) Linux Administrator
5 9 (13.43%) Systems Administrator
6 7 (10.45%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 6 (8.96%) Linux Engineer
7 6 (8.96%) Senior Linux Engineer
8 5 (7.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (7.46%) Python Developer
8 5 (7.46%) Senior Developer
8 5 (7.46%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (7.46%) Senior Python Developer
9 4 (5.97%) Analyst
10 3 (4.48%) Automation Test Analyst
10 3 (4.48%) QA Analyst
10 3 (4.48%) QA Test Analyst
10 3 (4.48%) Senior Linux Administrator
10 3 (4.48%) Software Test Analyst
10 3 (4.48%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (35.82%) LAMP
2 11 (16.42%) CSS
3 10 (14.93%) HTML
4 5 (7.46%) LEMP Stack
4 5 (7.46%) Web Services
5 4 (5.97%) .NET
5 4 (5.97%) CSS3
5 4 (5.97%) HTML5
5 4 (5.97%) REST
5 4 (5.97%) SOAP
6 3 (4.48%) AngularJS
6 3 (4.48%) LAPP Stack
7 2 (2.99%) Kafka
7 2 (2.99%) Node.js
7 2 (2.99%) OpenCL
7 2 (2.99%) Regular Expression
7 2 (2.99%) Three.js
7 2 (2.99%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 2 (2.99%) WebGL
7 2 (2.99%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 20 (29.85%) Computer Science
2 14 (20.90%) Data Centre
3 13 (19.40%) Clustering
3 13 (19.40%) CMDB
4 4 (5.97%) Management Information System
5 3 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.48%) Linked Data
5 3 (4.48%) PKI
5 3 (4.48%) Semantic Web
6 2 (2.99%) Derivative
6 2 (2.99%) Equities
6 2 (2.99%) Fintech
6 2 (2.99%) Fixed Income
6 2 (2.99%) Internet of Things
6 2 (2.99%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.99%) Oculus Rift
6 2 (2.99%) Physics
6 2 (2.99%) Security Operations Centre
6 2 (2.99%) VHDL
6 2 (2.99%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 56 (83.58%) Linux
2 34 (50.75%) Unix
3 22 (32.84%) Windows
4 20 (29.85%) Solaris
5 16 (23.88%) SUSE
6 15 (22.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (19.40%) AIX
7 13 (19.40%) CentOS
8 10 (14.93%) Windows Server
9 5 (7.46%) Ubuntu
10 2 (2.99%) Android
10 2 (2.99%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (22.39%) Migration
1 15 (22.39%) Software Engineering
2 14 (20.90%) Presales
3 13 (19.40%) Continuous Improvement
3 13 (19.40%) Line Management
3 13 (19.40%) Open Source
3 13 (19.40%) Performance Analysis
3 13 (19.40%) Requirements Analysis
3 13 (19.40%) Service Delivery
3 13 (19.40%) Technical Architecture
3 13 (19.40%) TOGAF
3 13 (19.40%) Zachman Framework
4 12 (17.91%) Configuration Management
5 11 (16.42%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (13.43%) ITIL
7 8 (11.94%) Test Automation
8 7 (10.45%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (8.96%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (8.96%) High Availability
10 5 (7.46%) Infrastructure Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 27 (40.30%) Python
1 27 (40.30%) Shell Script
2 26 (38.81%) SQL
3 21 (31.34%) Java
4 13 (19.40%) JavaScript
4 13 (19.40%) Ruby
5 12 (17.91%) Bash Shell
6 11 (16.42%) PHP
7 10 (14.93%) C++
8 6 (8.96%) C
9 4 (5.97%) C#
10 3 (4.48%) Go
10 3 (4.48%) Scala
11 2 (2.99%) SPARQL
12 1 (1.49%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 25 (37.31%) Degree
2 13 (19.40%) ISEB
3 6 (8.96%) Security Cleared
4 4 (5.97%) SC Cleared
5 3 (4.48%) CEH
5 3 (4.48%) CISSP
5 3 (4.48%) GIAC
5 3 (4.48%) ISTQB
5 3 (4.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (4.48%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (2.99%) DV Cleared
6 2 (2.99%) SSCP
7 1 (1.49%) AWS Certification
7 1 (1.49%) CCNA
7 1 (1.49%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.49%) OCA
7 1 (1.49%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.48%) QA
2 1 (1.49%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (19.40%) Firmware
2 7 (10.45%) Xen
3 5 (7.46%) iptables
3 5 (7.46%) Samba
3 5 (7.46%) Squid
4 3 (4.48%) Docker
4 3 (4.48%) Sendmail
5 2 (2.99%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (1.49%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (20.90%) Puppet
2 13 (19.40%) NetBackup
2 13 (19.40%) Oracle RMAN
2 13 (19.40%) Oracle ZFS
2 13 (19.40%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 13 (19.40%) Unicenter
3 8 (11.94%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (7.46%) HAProxy
5 2 (2.99%) Kubernetes
6 1 (1.49%) Terraform
Vendors
1 17 (25.37%) Oracle
2 16 (23.88%) IBM
3 13 (19.40%) CA
3 13 (19.40%) Cisco
3 13 (19.40%) Sun
3 13 (19.40%) Veritas
4 11 (16.42%) Red Hat
5 7 (10.45%) Juniper
6 5 (7.46%) 3PAR
6 5 (7.46%) HP
6 5 (7.46%) Microsoft
6 5 (7.46%) NetApp
7 3 (4.48%) Cognizant
7 3 (4.48%) Proofpoint
7 3 (4.48%) Qualys
8 2 (2.99%) Atlassian
8 2 (2.99%) Google
9 1 (1.49%) Imperva
9 1 (1.49%) Sourcefire
9 1 (1.49%) Vitria
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