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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Perl
England / West Midlands
Rank 183 165 177
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +12
Permanent jobs citing Perl 33 52 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.68% 1.00% 0.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.47% 2.25% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 28 49 37
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £24,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £53,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
2242 2312 2428
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 46.06% 44.24% 48.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1919 1968 2201
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 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
Birmingham +6 18 £62,500 +38.88% 3
Coventry +1 9 £62,500 +86.56% 1
Shropshire - 2 £44,694 - 1
Staffordshire - 1 £40,000 -
Perl
England

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Perl.

1 68 (80.00%) Linux
2 61 (71.76%) Unix
3 53 (62.35%) Python
4 47 (55.29%) Windows
5 37 (43.53%) Bash Shell
6 35 (41.18%) Puppet
6 35 (41.18%) Opscode Chef
6 35 (41.18%) DevOps
7 34 (40.00%) Shell Script
8 33 (38.82%) Amazon AWS
9 32 (37.65%) Migration
10 28 (32.94%) Red Hat
11 27 (31.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 27 (31.76%) Continuous Integration
12 25 (29.41%) AWS Certification
13 24 (28.24%) Windows Server
14 22 (25.88%) Java
15 18 (21.18%) ITIL
15 18 (21.18%) Terraform
16 17 (20.00%) Oracle
16 17 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
16 17 (20.00%) Ruby
17 16 (18.82%) Jenkins
18 14 (16.47%) Banking
18 14 (16.47%) Apache
18 14 (16.47%) CentOS
19 13 (15.29%) Security Cleared
20 12 (14.12%) WebLogic
20 12 (14.12%) SQL
20 12 (14.12%) ServiceNow

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 14 (16.47%) Apache
2 12 (14.12%) WebLogic
3 10 (11.76%) JBoss
3 10 (11.76%) Tomcat
4 3 (3.53%) Documentum
4 3 (3.53%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (3.53%) nginx
4 3 (3.53%) Oracle Coherence
5 2 (2.35%) Apache Solr
5 2 (2.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (1.18%) Captiva
6 1 (1.18%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Blender
1 1 (1.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 33 (38.82%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (11.76%) SaaS
3 4 (4.71%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.18%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.18%) IaaS
4 1 (1.18%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.41%) TCP/IP
1 8 (9.41%) VPN
2 7 (8.24%) LAN
2 7 (8.24%) SNMP
2 7 (8.24%) WAN
3 5 (5.88%) DNS
3 5 (5.88%) Firewall
4 4 (4.71%) DHCP
5 2 (2.35%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (1.18%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.71%) MySQL
3 2 (2.35%) CouchDB
3 2 (2.35%) DB2
3 2 (2.35%) GIS
3 2 (2.35%) Redis
4 1 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.18%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.18%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (18.82%) Jenkins
2 9 (10.59%) Hudson
2 9 (10.59%) Selenium
3 8 (9.41%) Git (software)
3 8 (9.41%) Subversion
4 7 (8.24%) JIRA
5 6 (7.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 6 (7.06%) Cucumber
5 6 (7.06%) Mercurial
5 6 (7.06%) WATIR
6 5 (5.88%) Ant
7 4 (4.71%) GoCD
7 4 (4.71%) Maven
7 4 (4.71%) RSpec
8 3 (3.53%) Concordion
8 3 (3.53%) eggPlant
8 3 (3.53%) Ranorex
8 3 (3.53%) SoapUI
8 3 (3.53%) SpecFlow
8 3 (3.53%) TestNG
General
1 14 (16.47%) Banking
2 11 (12.94%) Finance
3 10 (11.76%) Retail
4 3 (3.53%) Arabic Language
4 3 (3.53%) French Language
4 3 (3.53%) Portuguese Language
4 3 (3.53%) Spanish Language
5 2 (2.35%) Electronics
5 2 (2.35%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.35%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.18%) Advertising
6 1 (1.18%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (30.59%) AWS Engineer
2 17 (20.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 17 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 16 (18.82%) Linux Engineer
4 15 (17.65%) Consultant
4 15 (17.65%) Support Engineer
5 14 (16.47%) AWS DevOps
5 14 (16.47%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 14 (16.47%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 14 (16.47%) Support Consultant
6 12 (14.12%) AWS Consultant
6 12 (14.12%) Cloud Consultant
6 12 (14.12%) Implementation Consultant
6 12 (14.12%) Implementation Engineer
7 10 (11.76%) Developer
8 7 (8.24%) Capacity Manager
9 6 (7.06%) Analyst
9 6 (7.06%) Applications Support
9 6 (7.06%) Tester
10 4 (4.71%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (12.94%) Web Services
2 10 (11.76%) Java EE
3 7 (8.24%) SOAP
4 5 (5.88%) .NET
4 5 (5.88%) AngularJS
5 4 (4.71%) Middleware
5 4 (4.71%) REST
6 3 (3.53%) Gherkin
6 3 (3.53%) HTML
6 3 (3.53%) LEMP Stack
6 3 (3.53%) Memcached
7 2 (2.35%) Catalyst
7 2 (2.35%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (1.18%) CSS3
8 1 (1.18%) Node.js
8 1 (1.18%) Spring MVC
8 1 (1.18%) Three.js
8 1 (1.18%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 1 (1.18%) Unreal Engine
8 1 (1.18%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.59%) Fintech
2 7 (8.24%) Data Centre
2 7 (8.24%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.35%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.35%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.35%) LLPG
3 2 (2.35%) Physics
3 2 (2.35%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (1.18%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.18%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.18%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.18%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (1.18%) Oculus Rift
4 1 (1.18%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 68 (80.00%) Linux
2 61 (71.76%) Unix
3 47 (55.29%) Windows
4 27 (31.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 24 (28.24%) Windows Server
6 14 (16.47%) CentOS
7 8 (9.41%) Solaris
8 7 (8.24%) AIX
9 1 (1.18%) Android
9 1 (1.18%) Fedora
9 1 (1.18%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.18%) VxWorks
9 1 (1.18%) Windows CE
9 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.18%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (41.18%) DevOps
2 32 (37.65%) Migration
3 27 (31.76%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (21.18%) ITIL
5 17 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (12.94%) Scrum
6 11 (12.94%) Software Engineering
7 10 (11.76%) Change Management
7 10 (11.76%) Configuration Management
8 9 (10.59%) Incident Management
8 9 (10.59%) Open Source
8 9 (10.59%) Performance Tuning
8 9 (10.59%) Problem Management
9 8 (9.41%) Root Cause Analysis
9 8 (9.41%) Test Scripting
10 7 (8.24%) E-Commerce
10 7 (8.24%) Project Management
10 7 (8.24%) Resource Management
11 6 (7.06%) Project Planning
11 6 (7.06%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 53 (62.35%) Python
2 37 (43.53%) Bash Shell
3 34 (40.00%) Shell Script
4 22 (25.88%) Java
5 17 (20.00%) Ruby
6 12 (14.12%) SQL
7 11 (12.94%) JavaScript
7 11 (12.94%) PowerShell
8 9 (10.59%) PHP
9 7 (8.24%) C#
10 6 (7.06%) C
11 5 (5.88%) C++
11 5 (5.88%) Go
11 5 (5.88%) Korn
12 3 (3.53%) Embedded C
13 2 (2.35%) Groovy
13 2 (2.35%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (29.41%) AWS Certification
2 13 (15.29%) Security Cleared
3 11 (12.94%) Degree
4 8 (9.41%) ITIL Certification
5 7 (8.24%) ISTQB
6 4 (4.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (4.71%) SC Cleared
7 3 (3.53%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 2 (2.35%) CEH
8 2 (2.35%) CISSP
8 2 (2.35%) GCFA
8 2 (2.35%) GCFE
8 2 (2.35%) GIAC
8 2 (2.35%) GREM
8 2 (2.35%) OSCP
8 2 (2.35%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.88%) QA
2 3 (3.53%) IEC 61508
2 3 (3.53%) MISRA
3 1 (1.18%) ISO13485
3 1 (1.18%) MISRA C
System Software
1 9 (10.59%) Docker
2 4 (4.71%) Squid
3 1 (1.18%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.18%) Postfix
3 1 (1.18%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 35 (41.18%) Opscode Chef
1 35 (41.18%) Puppet
2 18 (21.18%) Terraform
3 10 (11.76%) Ansible
4 8 (9.41%) SCCM
5 7 (8.24%) SCOM
5 7 (8.24%) SCOrch
6 2 (2.35%) Nessus
6 2 (2.35%) Nexpose
6 2 (2.35%) Tivoli
6 2 (2.35%) Tivoli Monitoring
7 1 (1.18%) Kubernetes
7 1 (1.18%) Salt
Vendors
1 28 (32.94%) Red Hat
2 17 (20.00%) Oracle
3 12 (14.12%) ServiceNow
4 8 (9.41%) Google
5 7 (8.24%) HP
5 7 (8.24%) Sybase
6 5 (5.88%) Microsoft
7 3 (3.53%) Pega
7 3 (3.53%) SaltStack
8 2 (2.35%) Percona
8 2 (2.35%) Qualys
8 2 (2.35%) Rapid7
8 2 (2.35%) VMware
9 1 (1.18%) EMC
9 1 (1.18%) QNX
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