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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 152 141 141
Rank change year-on-year
-11 0
Permanent jobs citing Perl 67 51 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.26% 1.04% 1.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.51% 2.13% 2.68%
Number of salaries quoted 48 48 58
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £25,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,950 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
2673 2390 2461
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 50.28% 48.66% 48.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2398 2052 2145
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Perl across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 April 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Perl within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham 0 32 £45,000 -5.26% 2
Coventry 0 21 £40,000 +10.34% 3
Worcestershire - 7 £80,000 -
Warwickshire - 4 £50,000 -
Shropshire -23 1 - -
Perl
England

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Perl also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Perl.

1 98 (87.50%) Linux
2 70 (62.50%) SQL
3 62 (55.36%) Java
4 58 (51.79%) Tomcat
5 57 (50.89%) Python
6 55 (49.11%) UNIX
7 41 (36.61%) J2EE
7 41 (36.61%) Agile Software Development
8 40 (35.71%) PHP
9 38 (33.93%) Oracle
10 36 (32.14%) Continuous Integration
11 35 (31.25%) Scrum
12 33 (29.46%) Kanban
12 33 (29.46%) Windows
12 33 (29.46%) Nagios
13 32 (28.57%) Solaris
13 32 (28.57%) Puppet
14 31 (27.68%) Ruby
15 29 (25.89%) Maven
15 29 (25.89%) Shell Script
16 28 (25.00%) .NET
17 27 (24.11%) JavaScript
17 27 (24.11%) DevOps
18 26 (23.21%) PowerShell
19 25 (22.32%) Tivoli
20 24 (21.43%) Apache
20 24 (21.43%) REST
21 23 (20.54%) Performance Tuning
22 22 (19.64%) Amazon AWS
22 22 (19.64%) C#

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Perl also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Perl. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 58 (51.79%) Tomcat
2 24 (21.43%) Apache
3 21 (18.75%) GlassFish
4 15 (13.39%) IIS
5 10 (8.93%) WebSphere Application Server
5 10 (8.93%) MQSeries
5 10 (8.93%) CICS
5 10 (8.93%) WebSphere
6 6 (5.36%) WebLogic
6 6 (5.36%) JBoss
7 5 (4.46%) Apache Solr
7 5 (4.46%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (3.57%) Oracle Service Bus
9 2 (1.79%) nginx
10 1 (0.89%) Node.js
Applications
1 7 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.79%) Odoo
Cloud Services
1 22 (19.64%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (16.96%) SaaS
3 4 (3.57%) Amazon S3
3 4 (3.57%) Amazon SQS
3 4 (3.57%) CloudFront
3 4 (3.57%) Amazon Kinesis
3 4 (3.57%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.89%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (16.96%) Firewall
2 6 (5.36%) OSPF
2 6 (5.36%) BGP
2 6 (5.36%) BIG-IP
3 5 (4.46%) TCP/IP
3 5 (4.46%) DNS
4 3 (2.68%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (2.68%) Wireless
5 2 (1.79%) SAN
5 2 (1.79%) Internet
5 2 (1.79%) Network Security
6 1 (0.89%) Wireless Security
6 1 (0.89%) iSCSI
6 1 (0.89%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.89%) NAS
6 1 (0.89%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (0.89%) DMVPN
6 1 (0.89%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.89%) MPLS
6 1 (0.89%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (17.86%) MySQL
1 20 (17.86%) PostgreSQL
2 19 (16.96%) SQL Server
3 11 (9.82%) DB2
4 9 (8.04%) Relational Database
5 7 (6.25%) RDBMS
5 7 (6.25%) NoSQL
6 6 (5.36%) Redis
7 5 (4.46%) Big Data
8 4 (3.57%) Couchbase
8 4 (3.57%) Impala
8 4 (3.57%) HBase
8 4 (3.57%) Hadoop
8 4 (3.57%) CouchDB
8 4 (3.57%) Apache Hive
8 4 (3.57%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (2.68%) Oracle Database
10 2 (1.79%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (1.79%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 29 (25.89%) Maven
2 19 (16.96%) JUnit
3 12 (10.71%) Ant
4 11 (9.82%) Jenkins
5 9 (8.04%) Hudson
5 9 (8.04%) Subversion
6 8 (7.14%) Mercurial
7 6 (5.36%) Artifactory
7 6 (5.36%) Git (software)
7 6 (5.36%) Eclipse
7 6 (5.36%) NetBeans
7 6 (5.36%) CruiseControl
8 2 (1.79%) Metasploit
8 2 (1.79%) Liquibase
8 2 (1.79%) PHPUnit
General
1 6 (5.36%) Retail
2 5 (4.46%) Finance
3 4 (3.57%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.57%) Games
4 3 (2.68%) Publishing
5 1 (0.89%) Back Office
5 1 (0.89%) Law
Job Titles
1 25 (22.32%) Developer
2 18 (16.07%) Software Engineer
3 17 (15.18%) DevOps Engineer
4 15 (13.39%) Senior Software Engineer
5 14 (12.50%) Administrator
6 11 (9.82%) Systems Administrator
7 10 (8.93%) Consultant
7 10 (8.93%) Technical Consultant
8 9 (8.04%) Applications Support
8 9 (8.04%) Junior
9 8 (7.14%) Java Developer
9 8 (7.14%) PHP Developer
9 8 (7.14%) DevOps Administrator
10 7 (6.25%) Perl Developer
11 6 (5.36%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 6 (5.36%) Linux Administrator
11 6 (5.36%) Java Architect
11 6 (5.36%) Architect
12 5 (4.46%) Graduate
12 5 (4.46%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (36.61%) J2EE
2 28 (25.00%) .NET
3 24 (21.43%) REST
4 21 (18.75%) JMS
5 17 (15.18%) Web Services
5 17 (15.18%) EJB
6 15 (13.39%) Java EE
7 14 (12.50%) HTML
8 10 (8.93%) ISPF
8 10 (8.93%) WebSphere MQ
8 10 (8.93%) AngularJS
8 10 (8.93%) RabbitMQ
9 9 (8.04%) HTML5
9 9 (8.04%) CSS
10 8 (7.14%) XML
11 6 (5.36%) DOM
11 6 (5.36%) XSLT
11 6 (5.36%) JavaBeans
11 6 (5.36%) JAXB
11 6 (5.36%) SAX
Miscellaneous
1 18 (16.07%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (8.93%) Mainframe
2 10 (8.93%) Computer Science
3 9 (8.04%) Client/Server
4 7 (6.25%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.57%) Digital Media
6 3 (2.68%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.79%) Open Source
7 2 (1.79%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.89%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.89%) Replication
8 1 (0.89%) Informatics
8 1 (0.89%) Life Science
8 1 (0.89%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.89%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 98 (87.50%) Linux
2 55 (49.11%) UNIX
3 33 (29.46%) Windows
4 32 (28.57%) Solaris
5 13 (11.61%) CentOS
6 10 (8.93%) AIX
6 10 (8.93%) MVS
7 5 (4.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.89%) Debian
9 1 (0.89%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.89%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (36.61%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (32.14%) Continuous Integration
3 35 (31.25%) Scrum
4 33 (29.46%) Kanban
5 27 (24.11%) DevOps
6 23 (20.54%) Performance Tuning
7 20 (17.86%) Software Engineering
8 16 (14.29%) ITIL
8 16 (14.29%) SOA
9 15 (13.39%) Refactoring
9 15 (13.39%) Mentoring
9 15 (13.39%) Continuous Delivery
10 13 (11.61%) Software Deployment
11 8 (7.14%) SIEM
12 7 (6.25%) Analytics
12 7 (6.25%) Information Security
12 7 (6.25%) Configuration Management
13 6 (5.36%) UML
13 6 (5.36%) Web Design
13 6 (5.36%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 70 (62.50%) SQL
2 62 (55.36%) Java
3 57 (50.89%) Python
4 40 (35.71%) PHP
5 31 (27.68%) Ruby
6 29 (25.89%) Shell Script
7 27 (24.11%) JavaScript
8 26 (23.21%) PowerShell
9 22 (19.64%) C#
10 10 (8.93%) JCL
11 9 (8.04%) C++
12 7 (6.25%) VBScript
13 6 (5.36%) XPath
13 6 (5.36%) Bash Shell
14 5 (4.46%) Tcl
15 4 (3.57%) PL/SQL
15 4 (3.57%) C
16 2 (1.79%) T-SQL
16 2 (1.79%) COBOL
17 1 (0.89%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 16 (14.29%) Degree
2 9 (8.04%) Security Cleared
3 7 (6.25%) SC Cleared
4 6 (5.36%) CCNP
4 6 (5.36%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (3.57%) CISSP
5 4 (3.57%) GIAC
5 4 (3.57%) GCFA
5 4 (3.57%) CEH
5 4 (3.57%) SSCP
6 3 (2.68%) OSCP
7 1 (0.89%) CRISC
7 1 (0.89%) ISACA
7 1 (0.89%) CISA
7 1 (0.89%) EnCE
7 1 (0.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.89%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.57%) SLA
2 2 (1.79%) QA
3 1 (0.89%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (7.14%) vSphere
2 7 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (4.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (3.57%) VMware ESX
4 4 (3.57%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 4 (3.57%) Docker
4 4 (3.57%) Varnish
5 1 (0.89%) Xen
5 1 (0.89%) NFS
Systems Management
1 33 (29.46%) Nagios
2 32 (28.57%) Puppet
3 25 (22.32%) Tivoli
4 20 (17.86%) Opscode Chef
5 15 (13.39%) Ansible
5 15 (13.39%) Unicenter
5 15 (13.39%) OpenNMS
5 15 (13.39%) BladeLogic
6 12 (10.71%) Control-M
7 4 (3.57%) Vagrant
7 4 (3.57%) SELinux
8 2 (1.79%) Opsview
8 2 (1.79%) Nessus
8 2 (1.79%) Nmap
9 1 (0.89%) Cacti
9 1 (0.89%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 38 (33.93%) Oracle
2 21 (18.75%) VMware
3 11 (9.82%) Red Hat
4 10 (8.93%) Business Objects
4 10 (8.93%) IBM
5 9 (8.04%) Cisco
6 5 (4.46%) HP
6 5 (4.46%) CheckPoint
7 4 (3.57%) Splunk
7 4 (3.57%) Microsoft
7 4 (3.57%) Cloudera
8 2 (1.79%) Citrix
9 1 (0.89%) CommVault
9 1 (0.89%) NetApp
9 1 (0.89%) Percona
9 1 (0.89%) Riverbed
9 1 (0.89%) F5
9 1 (0.89%) Sun
9 1 (0.89%) EMC
9 1 (0.89%) Sybase
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